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Type in Action, Jones, Herbert

Author Name    Jones, Herbert

Title   Type in Action

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Good

Jacket Condition   Good

Type   Book

Edition   1st Edition

Size   8vo - over 7 - 9

Publisher   London Sidgwick and Jackson 1938

Seller ID   000243

London: Sidgwick and Jackson. First edition, published 1938. Pictorial cover hardcover with orange cloth spine in original dust jacket. Measures 6-3/4" x 8-3/4" tall. 105 pp. Heavily illustrated with numerous black & white picture examples of design styles, illustrating design techniques in print. A well illustrated collectible typography book laid-out for the compositor as well as the connoisseur. Touches on topics like copy into print, style of design, do's and dont's, as well as the decorative style in typography. Overall, good condition, with flaws noted: Bumped and rubbed corners. Book tight and complete with no interior marks, writing, etc. Not ex-library. Dust jacket chipped and has a few closed tears with material missing. Previous owner's white cloth label on outside of dust jacket.

Price = 35.00 USD


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