Just My Type: A Book About Fonts by Simon Garfield

By Simon Garfield

Simply My style is not only a font booklet, yet a booklet of news. approximately how Helvetica and comedian Sans took over the area. approximately why Barack Obama opted for Gotham, whereas Amy Winehouse came upon her soul in 30s artwork Deco. concerning the nice originators of style, from Baskerville to Zapf, or humans like Neville Brody who threw out the rulebook, or Margaret Calvert, who invented the dual carriageway indicators which are used from Watford hole to Abu Dhabi. concerning the pivotal second while fonts left the realm of Letraset and have been loaded onto desktops ... and typefaces grew to become whatever we realised all of us have an opinion about.

As the Sunday instances evaluation positioned it, the e-book is 'a type of Eats, Shoots and Leaves for letters, revealing the level to which fonts are usually not purely formed by means of but additionally outline the area within which we live.'

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