Graphic Design, Typograph

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QUEER X DESIGN: 50 YEARS OF SIGNS, SYMBOLS, BANNERS, LOGOS, AND GRAPHIC ART OF LGBTQ

Written by Campbell, Andy
The first-ever illustrated history of the iconic designs, symbols, and graphic art representing more than 5 decades of LGBTQ pride and activism--from the evolution of Gilbert Baker's rainbow flag to the NYC Pride typeface launched in 2017 and beyond.
May 7, 2019 | Hardcover | Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers | 256 Pages |
$24.99
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ALICE: A SURVEY OF HER CALLIGRAPHY

Written by Kelly, Jerry
New Yorkers of the '60s, '70s, and '80s would recognize her masterful posters for the Morgan Library. Scribes all over the globe know her through her celebrated workshops.
February 9, 2017 | Hardcover | David R. Godine Publisher |
$50.00
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FIVE HUNDRED 45S: A GRAPHIC HISTORY OF THE SEVEN-INCH RECORD

Written by Salavetz, Judith
From Spencer Drate and Judith Salavetz, award-winning designers of album art for countless industry legends--including U2, the Ramones, the Velvet Underground, and Joan Jett--comes Five Hundred 45s the most comprehensive compilation of 45rpm record sleeve graphics available in book form on the market today.
June 1, 2010 | Paperback | Harper Design | 480 Pages |
$29.99
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GRAPHIC DESIGN: NEW HISTORY 2ND EDITION

Written by Eskilson, Stephen J
Now in its second edition, this innovative look at the history of graphic design explores its evolution from the 19th century to the present day. Author Stephen J.
March 28, 2012 | Hardcover | Adams Media Corporation | 464 Pages |
$65.00
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FADEAWAY: THE REMARKABLE IMAGERY OF COLES PHILLIPS

Written by Phillips, Coles
Coles Phillips (1880-1927) was among the most in-demand illustrators in his field during the 1910s and 20s. A dynamic and highly skilled watercolor artist and draftsman, Phillips created dozens of covers for mainstream American magazines, including Good Housekeeping, Life, and The Saturday Evening Post.
February 13, 2019 | Paperback | Dover Publications | 96 Pages |
$19.95
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TYPOGRAPHIC FIRSTS

Written by Boardley, John
How were the first fonts made? Who invented italics? When did we figure out how to print in color?
May 15, 2019 | Hardcover | Bodleian Library | 208 Pages |
$40.00
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DENIM BRANDED: JEANSWEAR'S EVOLVING DESIGN DETAILS

Written by Williams, Nick
Most take for granted that a pair of jeans is not considered complete without patches, rivets, buttons, and other trims. The existence of such design elements is not questioned because they are seen as the standard. Nick Williams's book is exclusively dedicated to denim branding and deconstructs every element that goes into branding a pair of jeans.
August 28, 2018 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing |
$45.00
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ON THE ROAD TO VARIABLE: THE FUTURE OF TYPE

Digital tools have changed the design game in ways that we are only beginning to utilize. One such innovation, announced in 2016, is the variable font. No longer is a typeface limited to static, distinct styles - the weight and angle of the text can be controlled along a spectrum, rather than simply existing as standard, bold or italic.
November 1, 2018 | Paperback | Victionary | 220 Pages |
$35.00
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GRAPHIC FEST: SPOT-ON IDENTITY FOR FESTIVALS AND FAIRS

Event planning is no small task, with many elements all needing to work together to add up to more than the sum of their parts. One underappreciated component of successful events is visual identity. Much more than a background concern, the design of festival signage and materials is central to visitor experience.
January 7, 2019 | Paperback | Victionary |
$39.95
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DAVID KING STENCILS: PAST, PRESENT AND CRASS!

Written by King, David
David King created a legendary logo design for the foundational punk band Crass, dubbed the 'double-headed snake and cross'. In the intervening years, he's been busy. This long-overdue monograph features King's iconic stencil-only designs, starting with the original Crass logo drawing and continuing to the present day.
July 31, 2019 | Paperback | Gingko Press | 200 Pages |
$39.95

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