PRINTING DESIGN AND LAYOUT. Vincent Steer.

PRINTING DESIGN AND LAYOUT.

The manual for printers, typographers and all designers and users of printing and advertising. Including specimens of over five hundred typefaces and a series of thirty-six type calculation charts. With a foreword by Beatrice L. Warde. Profusely illustrated with examples and diagrams. Pp. xvi+ 400, numerous illustrations and examples of typefaces, the title page and several leaves at the end printed in red & black, glossary, 36 charts for use in type and copy calculations, index; demy 4to; black cloth, spine and upper board lettered and ruled in silver, slightly scuffed, corners lightly worn; name in ink on upper free endpaper and blank preliminary leaf, date added neatly by hand on copyright page, occasional minor pencilling, scattered foxing; J. S. Virtue & Co., London, n.d.[1934]. First edition. *The so-called 'Typographer's Bible'; with loosely inserted ephemera. Vincent Steer was a compositor and founder of the British Typographers' Guild. Item #123775

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