Complete Typographer

ISBN-10: 0205759793
ISBN-13: 9780205759798
Edition: 3rd 2011
Authors: Will Hill
List price: $123.20
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Description: Appropriate for courses in typography, graphic art, desktop publishing, business, and advertising.This hands-on design guide helps students build a foundation For The development of an individual typographic sensibility by providing a brief outline  More...

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Book details

List price: $123.20
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 8/12/2010
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 192
Size: 10.00" wide x 10.00" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.904
Language: English

Appropriate for courses in typography, graphic art, desktop publishing, business, and advertising.This hands-on design guide helps students build a foundation For The development of an individual typographic sensibility by providing a brief outline of the evolution of type, An introduction To The language and terminology of type and type setting, fundamental rules and conventions of professional practice, and key decisions on type selection and page layout. More typefaces are now readily available to a wider public than at any time in the pastthis book presents a basis For The confident and informed exploration of a rich and vivid medium that continues to play a fundamental role in human communication.

Introduction
How to use this book
The history of type
Early movable type
The development of printing
Offset lithography and photosetting
The digital age
Categories of type
Typeface classification
Humanist
Garalde
Transitional
Didone
Slab Serif
Grotesque
Humanist Sans
Neo-Grotesque
Geometric Sans
Glyphic
Blackletter
Script, Italic and Chancery
Decorated and Ornamental
Beyond classification
Working with type
The typeface
Measurement
Typographic space
Special features
Selecting type
Alignment
Differentiation
Combining typefaces
Page layout
The grid
Display typography
Typography for the screen
Environmental typography
Hand-drawn type
Building a collection
Catalogue of type
Usage
Glossary
Resources
Index
Credits

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