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Author Shaughnessy, Adrian, author, editor.

Title Herb Lubalin : typographer / author, Adrian Shaughnessy ; editors, Adrian Shaughnessy, Tony Brook.

Published London : Unit Editions, 2016.
London Unit Editions Studio 2, [2016]
© 2016.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  741.6092 LUBA/ SHAU    DUE 24-10-19
Physical description 203 pages : chiefly colour illustrations, portraits, facsimiles ; 25 cm.
Series Unit ; 25.
Unit ; 25.
Notes "Edition of 2000 copies"--Publisher website.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "Herb Lubalin claimed not to be a great typographer. 'In fact,' he said, 'I'm terrible, because I don't follow the rules.' This new book proves the opposite. On every page it features Lubalin's typographic genius (logos, layouts, lettering and typefaces), and places him at the forefront of 20th century typographic innovation. He even had names for what he did: he described it as 'graphic expressionism' or 'conceptual typography'. Using his ability to adapt, merge and create new typographic forms, he was able to enhance and amplify meaning in ways that hadn't been seen before. Having published two books celebrating the genius of Herb Lubalin as a graphic designer working in many spheres, this new volume concentrates solely on Lubalin's typography.It comes with new texts, new design, new photography, and lots of previously unpublished material - and with a price tag that makes it accessible to a wide audience."--
Other author Brook, Tony, editor.
Herb Lubalin Study Center of Design and Typography.
Subject Lubalin, Herb, 1918-1981.
Graphic artists -- United States -- Biography.
Type designers -- United States.
Variant Title Typographer.
ISBN 9780993231650