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Thinking with type

by Ellen Lupton | 26 August 2010
PAPERBACK
Category: Art & Design
Synopsis
The original edition of Thinking with Type was hugely successful and quickly recognized as an essential tool for designers. With over 150,000 copies sold, interest in the book remains high among both students and graphic designers. This revised and expanded edition has 48 pages of new content, which includes style sheets for print and web, type format technologies, screen fonts, how to use lining and non-lining numerals, and how to use small caps. Thinking with Type is a straightforward primer that presents practical information about typographic design that can be immediately applied within the context of design history and theory. It is divided into three sectionsùletter, text, gridù each accompanied by an essay explaining key concepts, and then a set of practical demonstrations illustrating that material. The lessons of Thinking with Type are applicable to typographic design wherever it is practiced: printed materials of all kinds, Web sites, television screens. A companion Web site www.thinkingwithtype.com, also updated and revised, provides examples of design on screen and other information (lesson plans, exercises) for readers and teaching professionals. Thinking with Type is a state-of-the-art pedagogical tool, that has become essential reading for students, teachers, and anyone else who wishes to improve or brush on their design skill
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Synopsis
The original edition of Thinking with Type was hugely successful and quickly recognized as an essential tool for designers. With over 150,000 copies sold, interest in the book remains high among both students and graphic designers. This revised and expanded edition has 48 pages of new content, which includes style sheets for print and web, type format technologies, screen fonts, how to use lining and non-lining numerals, and how to use small caps. Thinking with Type is a straightforward primer that presents practical information about typographic design that can be immediately applied within the context of design history and theory. It is divided into three sectionsùletter, text, gridù each accompanied by an essay explaining key concepts, and then a set of practical demonstrations illustrating that material. The lessons of Thinking with Type are applicable to typographic design wherever it is practiced: printed materials of all kinds, Web sites, television screens. A companion Web site www.thinkingwithtype.com, also updated and revised, provides examples of design on screen and other information (lesson plans, exercises) for readers and teaching professionals. Thinking with Type is a state-of-the-art pedagogical tool, that has become essential reading for students, teachers, and anyone else who wishes to improve or brush on their design skill
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€26.59
79 Reward Points
In stock online
Delivery 5-7 Days
Eligible for free delivery

Any purchases for more than €10 are eligible for free delivery anywhere in the UK or Ireland!

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Product Details

ISBN - 9781568989693
Format - PAPERBACK
Publisher -
Published - 26/08/2010
Categories - All, Books, Art and Photography, Art, Art & Design
No. of Pages - 224
Weight - 586
Edition - 2nd Revised and expanded Edition
Series - - Not Available
Page Size - 22
Language - en-US
Readership Age - Not Available
Table of Contents - Not Available

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