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The Visible Word by  Herbert Spencer - Second Edition, Revised - 1969 - from Carpe Diem Fine Books (SKU: 20253)

The Visible Word

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The Visible Word

by Spencer, Herbert

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0803877331
ISBN 13
9780803877337
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New York: Hastings House, 1969. Second Edition, Revised. Quarto; 107pp (22 are Bibliography); illustrations. Very Good copy in black paper-covered boards lettered in white. 'Legibility research in printing is concerned with the efficiency of the visible word. So, too, is the practice of typographical design. During the past century both researchers and designers have put forward proposals for making printed letters communicate more efficiently. This report describes and illustrates some of the more significant of these proposals....' (Introduction).

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Carpe Diem Fine Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
20253
Title
The Visible Word
Author
Spencer, Herbert
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
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Edition
Second Edition, Revised
Binding
Unknown
ISBN 10
0803877331
ISBN 13
9780803877337
Publisher
Hastings House
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1969
Keywords
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Carpe Diem Fine Books offers a discriminating selection of out-of-print, signed and unusual books in all fields – with an emphasis on the history and literature of California and the West. Proprietors James Bryant and Mary Hill have served an international clientele of private collectors and libraries since 1995. Their book gallery, located in a charming 1930's Carmel stone building just steps from the Robert Louis Stevenson House in historic Old Monterey, features a constantly changing inventory - from the classics to the unexpected.

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