A comprehensive and practical guide for students and experienced designers alike, this carefully structured text is illustrated throughout with photographs and diagrams. Featuring examples from various kinds of book, it takes the reader through every aspect of the subject. In addition, there is information on styling the text, an extensive glossary defining editorial, design and production terms, and a further reading list.
An authoritative overview of the latest techniques and technology of book design takes readers step by step through the process of establishing formats, constructing grids, selecting typefaces, designing a jacket, and preparing materials for the printer, with more than three hundred illustrations that demonstrate every facet of the process. Original.
Providing an essential grounding for both students and professionals, this text takes readers through every aspect of typography, from the history of language and writing systems to the invention of moveable type and the evolution of the digital systems of today.
Make It Work! Geography is a hands-on approach to learning geography that clarifies the study of the Earth through practical model making. The thorough text and the models and their associated activities give a lear understanding of the forces and principles that act upon the Earth.