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Title:
Script lettering for artists
Author:
Thompson, Tommy, 1906-
Personal Author:
Uniform Title:
Script letter
Publication Information:
New York : Dover, 1965.
Physical Description:
127 pages : illustrations, facsimiles ; 24 cm
General Note:
"Unabridged and corrected republication of the revised (1955) edition of the work first published by Studio Publications in 1939 under the title The script letter : its form, construction and application"--T.p. verso.
Language:
English
Subject Term:

ISBN:
9780486213118
Format :
Book

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Central Library NK3600 .T5 1965C Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

A basic guide to the construction of the script letter and its practical use, this book by a noted authority gives the beginner a thorough, straightforward course of instruction, with advice on virtually every facet of the art. Techniques of famous penmen and engravers such as Bickham, Tompkins, Cocker, and others are demonstrated as well as illustrations of script work in advertising and packaging.This complete course covers all the basics for students of the craft and commercial artists: tools, materials, various letter styles, and more.Unabridged corrected reprint of the revised (1955) edition, formerly titled The Script Letter.


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