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Typographic design form and communication by Rob Carter

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Published by John Wiley & Sons in New York .
Written in English


  • Graphic design (Typography)

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 300-301) and index.

StatementRob Carter, Ben Day, Philip Meggs.
ContributionsMeggs, Philip B., Day, Ben.
LC ClassificationsZ246 .C217 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination309 p. :
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3561619M
ISBN 100471383414
LC Control Number2002027392

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