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    AZTDR (TDR A to Z of The Designers Republic) by Ian Anderson. London: Unit Editions, 2019. Large very big and heavy 4to hardcover with dustjacket. 512 pages. Richly illustrated. Fine clean copy. 1. edition

  • 300,00 kr.

    Recommended close study of Jan Tschichold’s work as perhaps the first typographic modernist. Includes historical details, several reproductions of his work, letters, and a foreword by Robin Kinross

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    HOFMANN, Armin. – WEINGART, Wolfgang:. Design Quarterly 130: Typography, Walker Art Center, 1985 Special Issue: Swiss Typography Armin Hofmann & Wolfgang Weingart Armin Hofmann: Thoughts on the Study and Making of Visual Signs, Basle School of Design / Yale School of Art, 1947 to 1985 and My Typography Instruction to…

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    1.200,00 kr.

    Teufen AR, Schweiz : A. Niggli, 1963 (1957). Square 8vo. Second printing in the original wraps as issued. Cover with minor surface marks and a minor dent to top of spine that is going through the book but not affecting the fine color silkscreen prints. 62 pages, chiefly illustraions, hereof…

  • 175,00 kr.

    The classic finely printed, richly illustrated monograph on the Danish graphic design pioneer Knud Valdemar Engelhardt (1882–1931) “Denmark’s first industrial designer. Influenced by the architect Thorvald Bindesbøll, Engelhardt understood that successful production depended on both an industrial and a graphical approach. The font he developed for Gentofte’s road signs is sensitive and personal but also eminently readable. From 1908 to 1910, he designed electric trams for Copenhagen with intricate detail. The vehicles were functional and cleanable in all weathers, and were well manufactured. Although Engelhardt was an architect, he also exerted a considerable influence on the development of Danish billboards and graphic design traditions. More than anyone else, Engelhardt paved the way for a Danish approach to design and industrial production

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    Throughout his long career Lance Wyman kept a daily record of his creative processes: working drawings for logos; detailed specifications for urban way-finding systems; sketches for typefaces; notes to himself; records of conversations; colour swatches; Polaroids; and other forms of printed ephemera. This is the first publication of these.

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    By Robin Boyd. In the Kenzo Tange volume in the Makers of Contemporary Architecture Series. London, Prentice Hall simultaneously George Braziller, New York, NY, 1962. Tall 8vo in publishers halfcloth hardcover with well preserved dustjacket. 127, 1 pp. Illustrated bw. Near fine / fine clean copy First edition. Outsstanding book…

  • 300,00 kr.

    By John McHale. The R. Buckminster Fuller volume in the Makers of Contemporary Architecture Series. London, Prentice Hall simultaneously George Braziller, New York, NY, 1962. Tall 8vo in publishers halfcloth hardcover with well preserved dustjacket. 127, 1 pp. Illustrated bw. Near fine / fine clean copy First edition. Outsstanding book…

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    “…a nod to Jan Tschichold’s famous collection of essays The Form of the Book, this book offers in-depth analyses of key moments in the history of book design in order to better imagine the many forms the book will take, and is already taking, in a digital age”