• Typographie: A Manual of Design by Emil Ruder

Typographie: A Manual of Design by Emil Ruder

Niggli Verlag

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This book is the legacy of Emil Ruder, one of the originator of Swiss Style, famous throughout the world for the use of asymmetric layouts, use of a grid, sans-serif typefaces and flush left, ragged right text. His holistic approach is still recognized as fundamental for graphic designers and typographers all over the world. The voume is a comprehensive masterpiece seen in its overall structure: in the themes presented, in the comparison of similarities and contrasts, in the richness of the illustrations and the harmoniously inserted types. Behind the purely pedagogic examples of exact proportions, a rich, philosophical thinking shines through. Today, fifty years after this book was first published, it is still widely used and referenced.

 

Product Details

  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Verlag Niggli AG; 7th Revised edition (March 1, 2001)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ Multilingual
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 274 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 3721200438
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-3721200430
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 3.22 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 9.25 x 1.18 x 9.25 inches
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