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The Non-Designer’s Type Book (1998)

by Robin Williams

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A strong text to explain the principles of typography in print publishing to individuals who've never approached the topic before. ( )
  cjrecordvt | Aug 13, 2016 |
A very approachable on typography from a desktop publishing point of view. Outlines ideas and concepts clearly, encouraging the reader along the way. Great examples. Small but packed with goodness. Good to review once and a while in case you've developed any bad, lazy habits. ( )
  Murdocke23 | Jan 31, 2010 |
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"In these pages, Robin Williams uses her straightforward and lighthearted style to define the principles that govern type - as well as the logic behind those principles. On your way to creating effective print pages, you learn not just what looks best, but why." "Each short chapter explores a different type principle or technique. Hundreds of examples illustrate the subtle details that make the difference between amateur and sophisticated, professional use of type." "Whether you are a Mac user or a Windows user, a type novice or an experienced graphic designer, you will find inspiration and direction for the typographic quandaries and conundrums you might encounter!"--BOOK JACKET.… (more)

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