Thinking With Type

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Our all time best selling book is now available in a revised and expanded second edition. Thinking with Type is he definitive guide to using typography in visual communication, from the printed page to the computer screen. This abridge edition includes forty-eight pages of new content, including the latest information on style sheets for print and the web, the combinatio of ornaments and captions, lining and non-lining numerals, the combinatio of small caps and enlarged capitals, as well as information on captions, font licensing, mixing typefaces, and hand lettering. Throughout he nove, visual examples show how to be inventive within systems of typographic form—what the rules are and how to break them. Thinking with Type is a type book for everyone: designers, writers, editors, students, and anything else who works with words. The popular online companion to Thinking with Type () has been revised to reflect the new material in the firs edition.
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224
Original Title of the Book
Thinking with Type
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Published October 6th 2010 by Princeton Architectural Press (first published September 9th 2004

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Ryan ShawMrs. MarlowEnglish25 October 2017Thinking with Type 2 This is th very informative book about typography and design all together.

As I aid in the irst paragraph I believe this is th very informative book.

But overall I learned a lot from his ook, even though it is hort, it has lots of information.

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Each section begins with an overview of that category, including its definition and history, then turn into multiple smaller sections about specific subcategories.Below are a couple things I found most interesting from each section: ( view spoiler) [ Letter: Different fonts are designed to be printed in different sizes.

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The x-height is the middle bit of a letter.

ow that you know this, you do n't want to writ a ook.

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If you 're like me, and mayb want to design websites and PowerPoint presentations that look good, it 's perfect introduction to what makes good typography.

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Anothe was one of the last books on typography, and by extension graphic design I ’ ve read.

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