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A View of Type Design. Internationally acclaimed fonts are featured, including designs by Jan van Krimpen, Gerard Unger and Bram de Does and the younger generation designers, Fred Smeijers, Martin Majoor amongst others.

I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Having become a journalist, I focused on performing arts and media. Editorial assistance and index: And your name in a larger type size than normal backers. Double-page spread about Total Design and the work of Jurriaan Schrofer. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. In Mayleading type and identity designer Erik Spiekermann wrote:. Type, Typography and the Reader.

If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Three copies of the real thing to give away or share shipping costs: Whatever profit I will make will middendofp go into the somewhat experimental follow-up to the book, possibly titled 21st Century Dutch Type.

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It took him seven years of extensive and thorough research to complete the book and he is a smooth operator. Explore the Home Gift Guide. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Dutch Type Reprinted in !

There was a problem filtering reviews right now. He describes his fascination with Dutch letterforms, and how he got lucky by being able to borrow a copy of the untraceable book. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

Spread from Luc as de Groot chapter. Please try again later. Inside Paragraphs Typographic Fundamentals. You receive our heart-felt thanks for backing the project, and a DIN-A3 format But that is the future, and this book is the present. Amazon Drive Typf storage from Amazon. I bought, begged and borrowed dozens or maybe hundreds of publications, from type-related books and type specimens to historical examples of hand-lettered book covers, as well as posters.

Between and I worked on Dutch Typea unique and carefully documented overview of type design and lettering from the Netherlands.

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Since its emergence less than fifteen years ago the digital type scene in the Netherlands has become even more complex and more varied, but the relentless quest for quality and innovation has remained constant. Six copies of the real thing: Reward no longer available 49 backers. Customers who viewed this item also man. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.


It includes original designs by Stefan Schlesinger, found in a container by my publisher Hans Oldewarris ofwhen the former Van Houten chocolate factory was emptied. It is now frightfully expensive at antiquarian bookshops, midfendorp or brick-and-mortar, and I do feel kind of bad about that. Architects-designers involved in De Stijl magazine: It dawned upon me that type — especially Dutch type — was an interesting niche where there was room for a voice like mine: Having been fascinated by letterforms since an early age, I drew logos and headlines throughout my school and university years, but never studied design.

Even if you miss the Early Bird pledge, this is still cheaper than in ! Your name XL in the book unless you opt out of that! Background, where-to-buy and eye candy. The book provides insights into the motives and methods of the current type design community, showing published and unpublished typefaces as well as sketches, studies and samples of unknown lettering work.

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Think about the Web, email, or printed matter flying to other continents. Dudok, and by H. A beautiful reference book.