From Gutenberg to Opentype : An Illustrated History of Type from the Earliest Letterforms to the Latest Digital Fonts / Robin Dodd

From Gutenberg to Opentype : An Illustrated History of Type from the Earliest Letterforms to the Latest Digital Fonts / Robin Dodd

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REF.TY.2097
192 p. : ill. (col.) ; 26 cm
2006
Ilex
Robin Dodd
Hartley & Marks
An authoritative history of the printed letter, "From Gutenberg to OpenType" draws together the histories of typography and printing in this robustly illustrated volume. -- Excerpt from back cover. Includes glossary and index. Table of Contents -- Introduction -- The Renaissance -- The Enlightenment -- The Machine Age -- Introduction to Early Modernism -- After the Second World War -- The Postmodern Era -- Digital Typefoundries -- A Brief Introduction to Type Recognition and Classification -- Glossary -- Index -- Acknowledgments