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The Elements of Typographic Style Version 3.0

By: Robert Bringhurst (b. 1946)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Point Roberts, WA, Hartley & Marks, Publishers: 2004

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: CH4318-041

Condition: Used: Very Good


8vo. 9 1/8 x 5 1/4 inches. (383) pp. Illustrated throughout, especially with samples of types, glossaries, lists of type designers and type foundries, list of further readings, afterword to the third edition, index; clean, text unmarked. Printed wrappers; binding square and tight, minor shelf wear, rear covers soiled. Great reading copy. Very Good. "The Elements of Typographic Style" is the authoritative book on typography and style by Canadian typographer, poet and translator Robert Bringhurst. It is a history and guide to typography and was praised by Hermann Zapf, who said "I wish to see... View more info

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The California Tradition in Type Design

By: Robert Bringhurst and Peter Rutledge Koch, eds

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Book Club of California: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: MM219-002

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Series: Book Club of California Keepsake, 2015. LIMITED EDITION of 1000 copies, designed by Robert Bringhurst and printed in Berkeley by Peter Koch Printers using a Heidelberg cylinder press. Folded Paper Portfolio. 10 x 8 inches. Unpaginated. [53] pp. In red and black inks, foreword by Bringhurst and Koch in a bifold with an additional sheet laid in, each featured designed and type-face in 12 folders with type samples; text clean, unmarked. In white paper portfolio folded twice, with table of contents in red and black inks on back flap; head of spine bumped, affecting the folders within. MM2... View more info

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Palatino: The Natural History of a Typeface.

By: Robert Bringhurst.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: San Francisco:, Book Club of California,: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: SFK519-072

ISBN: 0981959784

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Series: Book Club of California Publication, No. 235. LIMITED EDITION of 300 copies, this is number 144. 8vo. 9 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches. (296) pp. Half-title, color frontispiece, text printed in black with red accents, color illustrations and type samples throughout, portions of the book are letterpress printed in 2 colors from handset foundry type and Linotype metal, tables, bibliography, index; text clean, unmarked. Blue cloth, printed paper front cover label, spine titled in gilt, decorative end-papers. Slip case covered in printed paper. Also laid in are 1) Specimen sheet (bifold) of Zapf... View more info