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Creative Type: A Sourcebook of Classic and Contemporary Letterforms

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The digital era has entirely transformed the world of typography. This elegant and easy-to-use book provides a comprehensively illustrated record of developments in the field, clearly setting them in their historical context and forming an essential reference for graphic designers everywhere.

Creative Type begins with three essays that address issues such as the impact of t
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Hardcover, 400 pages
Published September 1st 2005 by Thames & Hudson
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Casey
Dec 22, 2009 Casey rated it liked it
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I wanted to love this book ...

I'm a graphic designer who uses often and also loves typefaces. I would even like to be a font designer someday. Yet I was disappointed by this book. The pictures and fonts were fun to look at, but the text itself was pretty boring.
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