The Non-designer's Design Book: Design and Typographic Principles for the Visual Novice

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Peachpit Press, 1994 - California - 144 pages
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Robin Williams Wrote this one "for all the people who now need to design pages, but who have no background or formal training in design". Follow the basic principles clearly explained in this book and your work is guaranteed to look more professional, organized, unified, and interesting. You'll never again look at a page in the same way. Full of practical design exercises and quizzes. Runner-up for Best Introductory Systems How-to Book in the 10th Annual Computer Press Awards.

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Review: The Non-Designer's Design & Type Books, Deluxe Edition

User Review  - Jay McNair - Goodreads

Very useful book. It's mostly concerned with design of things with words on them: books, newsletters, logos, webpages, etc. (which is mostly what I'm interested in). It works really well as a primer ... Read full review

Review: The Non-Designer's Design & Type Books, Deluxe Edition

User Review  - jamesMICHAEL Design - Goodreads

This book is a really good for those who are new to graphic design and have little knowledge about design and typography. Only took me a few hours to read. Read full review

Contents

Is this book for you? 11
Summary of Proximity 26
Repetition 43
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About the author (1994)

Robin Williams is the author of dozens of best-selling and award-winning books, including "The Non-Designer's D""esign Boo"k, "The Non-Designer's Ty""pe Boo"k, "The Little Mac Bo""ok," "Robin Williams Mac OS X B""ook," "Robin Williams Design Works""hop," and "Web Design Worksh""op," Through her writing, teaching, and seminars, Robin has influenced a generation of computer users in the areas of design, typography, the Mac, desktop publishing, and the Web.

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