the elements of typographic style

The Elements Of Typographic Style
Author: Robert Bringhurst
Publisher: Hartley & Marks Publishers
Release Date: 2013-01-15
Pages: 398
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Renowned typographer and poet Robert Bringhurst brings clarity to the art of typography with this masterful style guide. Combining the practical, theoretical, and historical, this edition is completely updated, with a thorough revision and updating of the longest chapter, "Prowling the Specimen Books," and many other small but important updates based on things that are continually changing in the field.

The Elements Of Typographic Style
Author: Robert Bringhurst
Publisher: Point Roberts, WA ; Vancouver : Hartley & Marks
Release Date: 2002
Pages: 350
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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This book is more than a typographic style guide. It is also a history of typographic usage and a brief encyclopedia of typographic concepts, resources and traditions. In short, it is a lucid and authoritative desktop reference for everyone who works with written word.

The Elements Of Typographic Style
Author: Robert Bringhurst
Publisher: Point Roberts, Wash. ; Vancouver : Hartley & Marks
Release Date: 1992
Pages: 254
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The Elements Of Typographic Style
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Release Date: 2008
Pages: 382
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Design Elements  Typography Fundamentals
Author: Kristin Cullen
Publisher: Rockport Pub
Release Date: 2012-06-01
Pages: 160
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

Explore the fundamentals of typography with this practical new guide. An instructional reader rather than historical survey, Design Elements: Typography Fundamentals uses well-founded, guiding principles to teach the language of type and how to use it capably. Designers are left with a solid ground on which to design with type. Limitless potential for meaningful and creative communication exists—this is the field guide for the journey!

Selected Poems
Author: Robert Bringhurst
Publisher: Copper Canyon Press
Release Date: 2012-01-16
Pages: 266
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Robert Bringhurst is one of the world's foremost mythologists and typographers, and ?without doubt a major poet.” ?Poetry

Selected Poems
Author: Robert Bringhurst
Publisher: Copper Canyon Press
Release Date: 2013-08-26
Pages: 270
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Robert Bringhurst is one of the world's foremost mythologists and typographers, and ?without doubt a major poet.” ?Poetry

Typographic Design
Author: Rob Carter
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2014-10-02
Pages: 352
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Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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Precise visual communication requires first-rate typography skills Typographic Design: Form and Communication, Sixth Edition is the latest update to the classic typography text that covers all aspects of designing with type. Revised to reflect the shift in graphic design conception and understanding, the book contains a brand-new exploration of typography in media versus typography in motion, and provides the latest information on emerging trends and technology in the design process. Full-color images showcase recent design examples and a companion website features a robust collection of resources for students and instructors. Striking a balance between fundamental information and pivotal new knowledge and ideas, the book provides the perfect basis for engaging new learners as well as seasoned professionals. Typography is the comprehensive design of type, encompassing selection, placement, manipulation, and communication. An integral element of the graphic designer's arsenal, typography skills translate across industry boundaries into print, video, film, television, packaging, advertising, digital design, and more. Typographic Design provides insight, information, and practical instruction for every step in the process, from concept to execution. Topics include: Letterforms, syntax, and legibility Communication and the typographic message Evolution and technology of typography Typographic design processes, and using the grid The book also contains case studies that illustrate the successful use of typography, demonstrating the impact of good type on the overall design, and a listing of type specimens that exhibit good communication through good design. Words are an important part of the human condition, and presentation can have a major impact on the message. Graphic designers must be able to manipulate type to convey precisely what's intended, and Typographic Design is a comprehensive guide to mastery.

Book Design
Author: Andrew Haslam
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
Release Date: 2006
Pages: 256
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

A comprehensive and practical guide for students and experienced designers alike, this carefully structured text is illustrated throughout with photographs and diagrams. It takes the reader through every aspect of the subject, from the components that make up a book, to understanding how books are commissioned and created, to the intricacies of grid construction and choosing a typeface. The role of the designer is discussed, with advice on how to interpret a design brief, and guidance on type use, images and information graphics. The production process is also explained, with detailed information on reproduction, printing and binding.

The Elements Of Graphic Design
Author: Alex W. White
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2011-03-15
Pages: 224
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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This very popular design book has been wholly revised and expanded to feature a new dimension of inspiring and counterintuitive ideas to thinking about graphic design relationships. The Elements of Graphic Design, Second Edition is now in full color in a larger, 8 x 10-inch trim size, and contains 40 percent more content and over 750 images to enhance and better clarify the concepts in this thought-provoking resource. The second edition also includes a new section on Web design; new discussions of modularity, framing, motion and time, rules of randomness, and numerous quotes supported by images and biographies. This pioneering work provides designers, art directors, and students--regardless of experience--with a unique approach to successful design. Veteran designer and educator Alex. W. White has assembled a wealth of information and examples in his exploration of what makes visual design stunning and easy to read. Readers will discover White's four elements of graphic design, including how to: define and reveal dominant images, words, and concepts; use scale, color, and position to guide the viewer through levels of importance; employ white space as a significant component of design and not merely as background; and use display and text type for maximum comprehension and value to the reader. Offering a new way to think about and use the four design elements, this book is certain to inspire better design. Allworth Press, an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing, publishes a broad range of books on the visual and performing arts, with emphasis on the business of art. Our titles cover subjects such as graphic design, theater, branding, fine art, photography, interior design, writing, acting, film, how to start careers, business and legal forms, business practices, and more. While we don't aspire to publish a New York Times bestseller or a national bestseller, we are deeply committed to quality books that help creative professionals succeed and thrive. We often publish in areas overlooked by other publishers and welcome the author whose expertise can help our audience of readers.