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Graphic Design -- With Special Reference to Lettering, Typography and Illustration (The Limited de Luxe Edition) by John Lewis and John Brinkley - Hardcover - 1954 - from Appledore Books, ABAA (SKU: 14516)

Graphic Design -- With Special Reference to Lettering, Typography and Illustration (The Limited de Luxe Edition)

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Graphic Design -- With Special Reference to Lettering, Typography and Illustration (The Limited de Luxe Edition)

by John Lewis and John Brinkley

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  • hardcover
Condition
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London: Theodore Brun/First Editions Limited, 1954. Full leather. Very Good +. The 1954 1st edition of this impressive history of graphic design in the book arts, "with special reference to lettering, typography and illustration". Solid, tight and VG+ to Near Fine in its wine-red leatherette, with decorative gilt-design and titling along the front panel and spine. Very light wear to the hinges (at the spine ends), otherwise clean as could be. The "Limited de Luxe" edition, #24 of only 150 copies issued. Quarto, 122 figures and 40 plates supplementing the text.

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Bookseller
Appledore Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
14516
Title
Graphic Design -- With Special Reference to Lettering, Typography and Illustration (The Limited de Luxe Edition)
Author
John Lewis and John Brinkley
Format/binding
Full leather
Book condition
Used - Very Good +
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Theodore Brun/First Editions Limited
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1954
Keywords
rare book design, rare graphic design, rare lettering, rare typography
Bookseller catalogs
Design;

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quarto
The term quarto is used to describe a page or book size. A printed sheet is made with four pages of text on each side, and the...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
spine
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