New PDF release: Art of Typography

By Martin Solomon

ISBN-10: 0881081191

ISBN-13: 9780881081190

"Typo-icon-ography" is Solomon's time period for the artwork of typography, an paintings he reveals resembling portray, tune, or dance in its symbolic and creative price. the shape of this well-illustrated publication displays his view that "drawing letters is synonymous with learning the fantastic arts. it's a disciplined paintings as a result of its exactness, but inside of its rigorous requisites, it finds the loose stream of mystical lines." half 1 discusses the weather and rules of typographic format and layout in aesthetic phrases, whereas the rest sections particularly relate to refinements of operating with style, e.g., terminology, measurements, spacing, paper. urged assignments, together with developing city symptoms, cards, and photograph essays, illustrate the visible ideas Solomon discusses. For topic collections. Ann Copeland, Drew Univ. Lib., Madison, N.J.
Copyright 1986 Reed enterprise info, Inc.

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