ALPHABETS & OTHER SIGNS. Julian Rothenstein, Mel Gooding.
ALPHABETS & OTHER SIGNS.

ALPHABETS & OTHER SIGNS.

  • Boston: Shambhala, 1991.
  • small 4to.
  • stiff paper wrappers
  • 183+(1) pages
  • ISBN: 087773870X

Price: $45.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 74560

First US edition. A compilation of 130 rare alphabets, signs, monograms, and logos from the eighteenth century to the present. With reproductions from Arts et M├ętiers Graphiques, the important pre-war prining magazine. Includes chapters on lettering by hand, French religious and political trademarks, Mecanno alphabets, and an homage to American typefounders. A beautifully designed resource book for typographers and graphic designers.