Title: The Book of Books: 500 Years of Graphic ...
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Book Condition: New
2012. 0th Edition. Hardcover. Suitable for printers, publishers and graphic designers who have extended the boundaries of their profession both aesthetically and technically, this title demonstrates the visual history with graphic milestones and other surprising finds drawn from the University of Amsterdams Special Collections Library. Editor(s): Lommen, Mathieu. Num Pages: 464 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: AKC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 325 x 240 x 37. Weight in Grams: 2964. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9780500515914
A profusely illustrated visual history of the printed book, from bibles to children?s books to modern photography collections, that will delight and inform bibliophiles everywhere.Since the fifteenth century, the printed book has been an essential carrier of information. And, for more than five hundred years, there have been designers, printers, and publishers who have extended the boundaries of their professions aesthetically and technically, producing books that are masterpieces of graphic art.
About the Author: Mathieu Lommen has published several books on type and book design. He is a curator and teacher of graphic design history at the University of Amsterdam.
This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:
AbeBooks Bookseller Since: 09 October 2009
We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. For any queries please use the contact seller link or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org,
All books securely packaged. Some books ship from Ireland.
Store Description: We carry a comprehensive range of out of print and rare books.