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American Type Design and Designers David Consuegra

American Type Design and Designers

David Consuegra

Published February 1st 2004
ISBN : 9781581153200
Paperback
320 pages
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This unique reference—more than 10 years in the making—chronicles the history of type in America through the typefaces and biographies of 62 of the most influential type designers. With coverage of 334 typefaces, complete with samples from bothMoreThis unique reference—more than 10 years in the making—chronicles the history of type in America through the typefaces and biographies of 62 of the most influential type designers. With coverage of 334 typefaces, complete with samples from both obscure and known publications, this eye-popping reference reveals the contribution America has made to the world of type by Linn Boyd Benton, Morris Fuller Benton, Washington Ludlow, and other legendary designers. An invaluable addition to the bookshelf of every graphic designer, art director, or anyone else who works with type!• The most comprehensive book ever compiled about American type andits designers• Provides a history of nine American type foundaries and a timeline of type-related events from 1600 to 2001