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Title:
Type in use : effective typography for electronic publishing
Author:
White, Alex (Alex W.)
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Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
New York : W.W. Norton, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
207 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780393730340
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Organized by type application - text, headlines, subheadings, breakouts, captions and five more categories - this work provides information for designers and editors that can be applied to all print and non-print media. Alex White has dissected typography into its most logical components, basing his approach on more than 15 years of teaching designing and lecturing.


Author Notes

Alex White, Professor of Graphic Design at Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, specializes in publication design. He wrote the bestseller How to Spec Type.


Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. 5
Introductionp. 8
Chapter 1 Textp. 12
Chapter 2 Headlinesp. 26
Chapter 3 Subheadsp. 42
Chapter 4 Breakoutsp. 56
Chapter 5 Captionsp. 74
Chapter 6 Department Headingsp. 92
Chapter 7 Coversp. 112
Chapter 8 Contentsp. 130
Chapter 9 Bylines and Biosp. 144
Chapter 10 Folios and Foot Linesp. 156
Chapter 11 Web Typographyp. 164
Chapter 12 The History of Type in Usep. 178
Glossaryp. 200
Bibliographyp. 204
Designer Creditsp. 205
Indexp. 206