TYPOGRAPHIE MODERNE, 71 ETUDES SUR LA REALISATION DES IMPRIMES. Fernand Smal.

TYPOGRAPHIE MODERNE, 71 ETUDES SUR LA REALISATION DES IMPRIMES.

  • (Droogenbosch-lez-Bruxelles: Papeteries Catala, 1946).
  • large 8vo.
  • stiff paper wrappers
  • 374, (10) pages

Price: $55.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 73894

First published as 23 Etudes sur la Typographie Moderne in 1937. Smal greatly expanded his practical manual on modern type, from 23 to 71 chapters, in this edition. With a preface by M. Paul Lacoste. Includes chapters on the essential qualities of modern typography, the role of machines in its development, and the symbolism of type. Appendix lists paper weights by the ream. Some black-and-white diagrams.