The Fundamentals of Typography (Second Edition) introduce the fundamental principles of typographic theory and practice. It covers a wide range of subjects, including the history of typography, typographic detailing and the use of creative typography across a range of media. Packed with clear explanations, expanded illustrations and historical and contemporary examples from leading practitioners around the world. The second edition includes considerable new and revised content from the authors, including new case studies and student exercises.
Very useful book, the anatomy of typography graphics were used as mandatory course material. Great list of resources in the back, extremely detailed captions and comments. All around a fantastic book. * Irina Lee, State University of New York at Farmingdale, USA * A great introduction book on typography. The book itself has excellent typography! * Hao Chen, University of Wisconsin-Platteville, USA * A good introduction to principles and fundamental practices. * Corrado Morgana , University of Wales, Newport, UK * Fundamentals of Typography offers a comprehensive look at basic typography concepts, discusses typographic history and its present-day uses, and takes a look at the future of typography. * Dynamic Graphics magazine *