Thinking with type : a critical guide for designers, writers, editors, & students /

This book provides clear and focused guidance for students, designers, writers, and editors on how to arrange written content. Throughout the book, visual examples show how to be inventive within the systems of typographic form. With forty-eight pages of new content and dozens of additional illustra...

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Main Author: Lupton, Ellen.
Language: English
Published: New York : Princeton Architectural Press, c2010.
Edition: 2nd rev. and expanded ed.
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Format: Printed Book Book Nonfiction
Summary: This book provides clear and focused guidance for students, designers, writers, and editors on how to arrange written content. Throughout the book, visual examples show how to be inventive within the systems of typographic form. With forty-eight pages of new content and dozens of additional illustrations, the second edition provides stunning examples, eye-opening demonstrations, and helpful exercises. Includes new sections on : lining and non-lining numerals ; small caps and enlarged capitals ; optical sizes ; captions ; punctuation and ornaments ; font formats and font licensing ; mixing typefaces ; hand lettering. -- from back cover.
Physical Description: 224 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 22 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9781568989693 (alk. paper)
1568989695 (alk. paper)