The Elements of Typographic Style
This book is more than a typographic style guide. It is also a history of typographic usage and a brief encyclopedia of typographic concepts, resources and traditions. In short, it is a lucid and authoritative desktop reference for everyone who works with written word.
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Review: The Elements of Typographic StyleUser Review - Ioana Frigura - Goodreads
Bringhhurst presents a compilation of the big hits, as far as book fonts go, while giving his reader the skills to classify fonts in his categories. To me, his writing style is a lot like Dale ... Read full review
Review: The Elements of Typographic Style: Version 4.0: 20th Anniversary EditionUser Review - Phill Melton - Goodreads
Sure, it's simply the best book on print typography out there. That's nice, I suppose, but the content of this book pales in comparison to its form. It's a book on book design that serves as its own ... Read full review