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Just my type: a book about fonts

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display_description A romp through the history of fonts and the lives of the great typographers, revealing the extent to which fonts are not only shaped by but also define the world in which we live.
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subject_facet Graphic design (Typography), Type and type-founding, Type and type-founding -- History, Type and type-founding -- Psychological aspects, Type and type-founding -- Social aspects, Typographers -- Biography
table_of_contents Love letters -- We don't serve your type -- Capital offence ; Gill Sans -- Legibility vs readability ; Albertus -- Can a font make me popular? ; Futura v Verdana -- The hands of unlettered men ; Doves -- The ampersand's final twist -- Baskerville is dead (long live Baskerville) ; Mrs. Eaves & Mr. Eaves -- Tunnel visions -- What is it about the Swiss ; Frutiger -- Road akzidenz -- DIY -- What the font? -- Can a font be German, or Jewish? ; Futura -- American Scottish ; Moderns, Egyptians, and fat faces -- Gotham is go -- Pirates and clones ; Optima -- The clamour from the past ; Sabon -- Breaking the rules ; The interrobang -- The serif of Liverpool ; Vendome -- Fox, gloves -- The worst fonts in the world -- Just my type.
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title Just my type : a book about fonts
title_display Just my type : a book about fonts
title_full Just My Type A Book About Fonts, Just my type : a book about fonts / Simon Garfield
title_short Just my type :
title_sort just my type a book about fonts
title_sub a book about fonts
topic Entertainment, Graphic design (Typography), Nonfiction, Type and type-founding, Type and type-founding History, Type and type-founding Psychological aspects, Type and type-founding Social aspects, Typographers Biography
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