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The evolution of type : a graphic guide to 100 landmark typefaces : examining letters from metal type to open type, Tony Seddon ; foreword by Stephen Coles

Label
The evolution of type : a graphic guide to 100 landmark typefaces : examining letters from metal type to open type
Title
The evolution of type
Title remainder
a graphic guide to 100 landmark typefaces : examining letters from metal type to open type
Statement of responsibility
Tony Seddon ; foreword by Stephen Coles
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
686.2/24
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
Z250.A2
LC item number
S43 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The evolution of type : a graphic guide to 100 landmark typefaces : examining letters from metal type to open type, Tony Seddon ; foreword by Stephen Coles
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 250) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Type classification -- Type anatomy -- The origins of movable type : Aldus Manutius and Francesco Griffo ; John Baskerville ; Jenson ; Bembo ; Garamond ; Plantin ; Janson ; Caslon ; Fournier ; Baskerville ; Bell ; Bodoni ; Walbaum ; Scotch Roman ; Clarendon -- A line of type : Rudolf Koch Eric Gill ; Morris Fuller Benton ; Beatrice Warde ; Century ; Cheltenham ; Akzidenz-Grotesk ; Engravers ; Eckmannschrift ; Bookman ; Copperplate Gothic ; Franklin Gothic ; News Gothic ; Centaur ; Goudy Old Style ; Cooper Black ; Wilhelm Klinspor Schrift (Gotisch) ; Perpetua ; Kabel ; Futura ; Gill Sans ; Memphis ; Joanna ; DIN ; Times New Roman ; Albertus ; Rockwell ; Peignot ; Caledonia ; Palatino ; Melior ; Mistral ; Trump Mediaeval ; Folio ; Univers ; Neue Haas Grotesk/Helvetica ; Transport -- The tech that time forgot : Hermann Zapf ; Adrian Frutiger ; Optima ; Antique Olive ; Amelia ; Sabon ; OCR-A and OCR-B ; Americana ; Serifa ; Syntax ; ITC Avant Garde Gothic ; Frutiger ; ITC Tiffany ; ITC Bauhaus ; Bell Centennial ; ITC Galliard ; VAG Rounded -- Pixel perfect : Robert Slimbach ; Zuzana Licko ; Tobias Frere-Jones ; Christian Schwartz ; Swift (Neue Swift) ; Rotis ; Trajan ; ITC Officina Sans ; Template Gothic ; FF Scala ; PMN Caecilia ; FF Meta ; HTF Didot ; Myriad ; Lexicon ; DTL Fleischmann ; Mason ; Interstate ; Giza ; Knockout ; The Thesis Family ; Verdana ; Benton Sans ; Base Nine & Base Twelve ; FF Dax (FF Daxline) ; Mrs Eaves ; Bickham Script ; Modesto ; Gotham ; Arnhem ; Neutraface ; MVB Verdigris ; Brioso ; Akkurat ; Freight ; Bello ; Whitney ; Ministry Script ; Verlag ; Archer ; Vitesse ; Heron Serif ; Selva -- Glossary -- The foundries
Control code
ocn900656468
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781770855045
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)900656468
Label
The evolution of type : a graphic guide to 100 landmark typefaces : examining letters from metal type to open type, Tony Seddon ; foreword by Stephen Coles
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 250) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Type classification -- Type anatomy -- The origins of movable type : Aldus Manutius and Francesco Griffo ; John Baskerville ; Jenson ; Bembo ; Garamond ; Plantin ; Janson ; Caslon ; Fournier ; Baskerville ; Bell ; Bodoni ; Walbaum ; Scotch Roman ; Clarendon -- A line of type : Rudolf Koch Eric Gill ; Morris Fuller Benton ; Beatrice Warde ; Century ; Cheltenham ; Akzidenz-Grotesk ; Engravers ; Eckmannschrift ; Bookman ; Copperplate Gothic ; Franklin Gothic ; News Gothic ; Centaur ; Goudy Old Style ; Cooper Black ; Wilhelm Klinspor Schrift (Gotisch) ; Perpetua ; Kabel ; Futura ; Gill Sans ; Memphis ; Joanna ; DIN ; Times New Roman ; Albertus ; Rockwell ; Peignot ; Caledonia ; Palatino ; Melior ; Mistral ; Trump Mediaeval ; Folio ; Univers ; Neue Haas Grotesk/Helvetica ; Transport -- The tech that time forgot : Hermann Zapf ; Adrian Frutiger ; Optima ; Antique Olive ; Amelia ; Sabon ; OCR-A and OCR-B ; Americana ; Serifa ; Syntax ; ITC Avant Garde Gothic ; Frutiger ; ITC Tiffany ; ITC Bauhaus ; Bell Centennial ; ITC Galliard ; VAG Rounded -- Pixel perfect : Robert Slimbach ; Zuzana Licko ; Tobias Frere-Jones ; Christian Schwartz ; Swift (Neue Swift) ; Rotis ; Trajan ; ITC Officina Sans ; Template Gothic ; FF Scala ; PMN Caecilia ; FF Meta ; HTF Didot ; Myriad ; Lexicon ; DTL Fleischmann ; Mason ; Interstate ; Giza ; Knockout ; The Thesis Family ; Verdana ; Benton Sans ; Base Nine & Base Twelve ; FF Dax (FF Daxline) ; Mrs Eaves ; Bickham Script ; Modesto ; Gotham ; Arnhem ; Neutraface ; MVB Verdigris ; Brioso ; Akkurat ; Freight ; Bello ; Whitney ; Ministry Script ; Verlag ; Archer ; Vitesse ; Heron Serif ; Selva -- Glossary -- The foundries
Control code
ocn900656468
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781770855045
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)900656468

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