Treasury of alphabets and lettering

a source book of the best letter forms of past and present.... by Jan Tschicold

Publisher: Reinhold in New York

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Treasury of Alphabets and Lettering A Source Book of the Best Letter Forms of Past and Present for Sign Painters, Graphic Artists, Commercial Artists, Typographers, Printers, Sculptors, Architects, and Schools of Art and Design (Book): Tschichold, Jan: The introductory text provides a perceptive analysis of letter forms.

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It contains only letters of timeless and lasting beauty--the true mainsprings of the art of lettering. One hundred and seventy-six type specimens. Treasury of Alphabets and Lettering is a fine collection of type specimens selected by Jan Tschichold, a famous typographer and book artist.

Only crème de la crème of the lettering world made it to this edition: true typeface role models with each and every one of them featuring exceptional beauty beyond time and fashion.

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