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Jan Tschichold, designer: the Penguin years

Jan Tschichold, designer: the Penguin years

Doubleday, Richard B; Tschichold, Jan, 1902-1974; Penguin (Firm)

Shortly after the end of the Second World War, Penguin Books made the bold decision to completely redesign its publications. Examining how Jan Tschichold took on the Herculean task of creating a uniform design, this title surveys the typographic revolution that Tschichold masterminded at Penguin

Book. English.
Published New Castle: Oak Knoll, 2006

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Statement of responsibility: Richard B. Doubleday
ISBN: 0853319464, 9780853319467
Note: Includes bibliography (p. 207-210).
Physical Description: xxi, 218 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 27 cm.
Subject: British graphic design : twentieth century.