Julian Rothenstein
Mel Gooding
Chronicle Books, New York, 2003, English
Nonfiction, Graphic Design
ISBN: 9780811839815

From the Publisher: A wonderbook of typography, graphics, and symbols. . . . Eccentric alphabets, emblems, and logos discovered in avant-garde modernist publications and other curious sources. Hundreds of examples of graphic ephemera . . .  Special features include an amazing alphabet, circa 1926, created from photographs of a dancing woman; original test-types for opticians charts; pages from sign artists manuals; and coolly elegant designs from fin de siècle French, German, Italian, and Czech journals.

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Kit Hinrichs

A very entertaining and contemporary look at historic typography.

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