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Letterpress: New Applications for Traditional Skills

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Contemporary graphic designers, particularly those who have grown up with the computer, are re-discovering the creative potential of letterpress as a medium. Letterpress has unique visual and tactile impact, thanks to its physical presence on the page, and offers a powerful means of expressing ideas through a more thoughtful and intelligent use of type.Despite the dominanc ...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published January 10th 2006 by Rockport Publishers (first published 2006)
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Kate Green
Bold examples of traditional and contemporary use of the printing press.
a lovely survey of the history of the medium
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