Description:National Library of Scotland. Used - Good. Ships from the UK. Former library book; may include library markings. Used book that is in clean, average condition without any missing pages.
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Description:National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh, first edition, 1982. Printed wrappers, 8vo, 22 cm,. 78 pp, ills. Includes a translation of "Jan Tschichold Typography un Schriftentwerfer, 1902-1974." Catalogue translated by Ruari McLean and W.A. Kelly. From the foreword: "'The work of Jan Tschichold, typographer and type designer is the title of the exhibition to which this catalogue is an introduction. Lake other exhibition titles, it says much, but not nearly enough. It illuminates, like the beam of a searchlight, only one part of Tschicholds work. His achievement was far broader and more complex, and the exhibition tries to bring this out. In an article published for his 70th birthday he was called praeceptor typographiae. In fact, he was both practitioner and teacher: in his early days in a school, and later through contributions to countless books - including teaching manuals - and articles. many of which had an even wider influence through translation. He… Read more
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