Watson-Guptill, New York 1989. 191, (1) pp. Oblong 4to (21,5 x 29 cm). Beige paper boards with quarter black cloth binding and silver title to spine, no dust jacket, title written in ink on front, corners slightly bumped. With typeset examples by Kathie Brown of U.S. Litho.
To achieve excellence in typography, designers must be able to perceive subtle differences in the relationships between faces, letters, & spaces. This book trains designers to make these fine discriminations, with the aim of specifying text type that is readable, beautiful & expressive.