Catalogue Number: 6FE-6777
- Author: Steven Heller,Gail Anderson
- Format: Paperback
- Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
- Published: 16 February 2009
- ISBN: 9780500288184
Here is a lively and lighthearted survey that looks at the role that old and classic fonts from letterpress to slab serifs and beyond play in contemporary graphic design. Written and compiled by the worlds leading graphic-design historian, the book provides hundreds of examples, as well as informed texts that will entertain, edify and inspire a new generation of students and practitioners to appreciate that the past contains typographic riches for the future.