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Published by Laurence King in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Graphic design (Typography),
  • Type and type-founding.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 228-229) and index.

StatementKaren Cheng.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ246 .C44 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21237137M
ISBN 101856694453

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