[Epub] ➢ The Field Guide to Typography: Typefaces in the Urban Landscape ➣ Peter Dawson – Vehikool.co.uk
Great reference material. The Field Guide To Typography Explores And Explains The Myriad Typefaces That We See Around Us In Our Day To Day Lives, From Airplane Liveries To Computer Screens, From Billboard Hoardings To Signage Systems It Presents Over Typefaces Old And New, Common And Unusual With Photographic References To Help Font Spotters Identify Particular Typefaces In The Wild Accompanying Background Information Explains The Origin, Usage And Key Features Of Each Typeface, And Field Facts Provide Little Known Nuggets Of Information To Expand Your Typographical Awareness Attractive And Informative, The Field Guide To Typography Is A Unique Visual Reference For Novice Font Fans And Experienced Designers Alike, And A Comprehensive Celebration Of Our Expanding Typographic World This book is stunning, not only interesting content, but perfect visually and a great conversation starter think it helped sell my home. Beautifully made, useful book Not only makes it easier to identify typefaces in the wild, but gives the history of each and lays similar typefaces over each other to show subtle differences Should be in every communication designer s or type lover s library. Peter Dawson knocks it out of the park with his new book The Field Guide to Typography He has curated a great collection of typefaces and fantastic research to backup each of his found sets This would make a nice addition for anyones collection student to professional For instructors, this book would work great for a Typography class There are also some very nice diagrams that break down the anatomy of letterforms.Great book, well worth the price.