Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York. 1983. (14), 511 pages. 4to (28,5 x 22,5 cm). Dark blue, laminated boards, dust jacket. Former owner’s signature (Dan Jonson). Extensively illustrated in black & white.
”The first linear history of graphic design, it remains the preeminent work on the subject and is often the first title on a student’s reading list. /…/ The final and largest section deals with the twentieth century and the evolution of modern graphic design.” (100 Classic Graphic Design Books pp. 114-115).