Before the invention of typography, pages of books, or anything of a broadside nature, were printed from woodcuts, i.e.
Powell), Practical Printing, a handbook of the art of typography (2 vols.
In typography Milan is renowned principally for its musical editions and for its heliotype and zincotype establishments.
Beginning scrapbookers often overlook the importance of typography, but creative font choices can easily add pizzazz to a simple layout.
and specimens of early typography and other curiosities; and the Mesdag Museum, containing the collection of the painter H.
Southward, Modern Printing, a treatise on the principles and practice of typography, &c. (large 8vo, London, 1900); C. T.
These woodcuts, like the lithographic or engraved surface, served one definite purpose only, but in typography the types can be distributed and used again in other combinations.
The "markup" part comes from the art of typography, where magazine and book editors would "mark up" copy so that the typesetters would know what parts to make BOLD or italic or the like.
In some ways HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language) is the heir to the finer arts of calligraphy, illumination, typesetting, and later layout and typography.
ELECTROTYPING, an application of the art of electroplating to typography.
He then added another to his many activities; he assumed a direct interest in typography.
For the nature and method of preparing these surfaces see respectively Engraving (and allied articles), Lithography and Typography.
See also the bibliography attached to the article TYPOGRAPHY.
This was largely due to the Tullis press, which produced about the beginning of the 19th century editions of Virgil, Horace and other classical writers, under the recension of Professor John Hunter of St Andrews, which were highly esteemed for the accuracy of their typography.
For the printer's use of "dresser" see Typography.
As typography - an architecture on the page, the poem remains deeply resonant for me.
The majority of our posters include display typography below, or occasionally above, the image.
And didn't they also have a great acronym that used great typography, including the signs for square root and the colon?
typography designed to suit any home color scheme.
Punctuation was rejected, regular typography went out of the window, even recognizable verse forms were undermined.
Comments No, I don't think typography is dying.
I enjoyed designing the banner to reflect his use of tactile use of sensual materials and experimental typography.
It's both a stylish introduction and a compendium of the best in modern typography.
typography design and graphics design world.
In some sectors of the industry, good typography is on the incline rather than the decline.
Provides information that is of use but it's wrapped up in an uninspiring package with poor typography and awkward navigation.
Part One offers a history of digital typography and shows how it works.
Pearlfisher's design was reduced to a minimal logo, with clean blue typography designed to suit any home color scheme.
typography on the web?
typography skills and qualifications are a prerequisite.
typography courses I could enroll on?
typography of the book is quite largely composed by chance.
Dan Mall Tue 26th Jul 2005 at 2:58 pm typography is not a dying art form.
unreadable grunge fonts that sometimes wish to pass as clever modern typography.
KOSTER'(or [[Coster), Laurens]] (c. 1370-1440) Dutch printer,, whose claims to be considered at least one of the inventors of the art (see Typography) have been recognized by many investigators.
(See Manutius.) The Aldine Press is famous in the history of typography, among other things, for the introduction of italics.
Pearlfisher 's design was reduced to a minimal logo, with clean blue typography designed to suit any home color scheme.
Comments No, I do n't think typography is dying.
It 's both a stylish introduction and a compendium of the best in modern typography.
Provides information that is of use but it 's wrapped up in an uninspiring package with poor typography and awkward navigation.
Nathan Smith Thu 28th Jul 2005 at 10:11 pm What are people 's thoughts on sIFR for typography on the web?
Fonts are important in the world of typography design and graphics design world.
The grid was developed in line with typography styles.
Andy Budd Sun 12th Jun 2005 at 11:41 pm Great to finally meet the author of the cool Typography articles.
Text design tends to be treated as a separate specialism for which typography skills and qualifications are a prerequisite.
Firstly, does anyone know of any good typography courses I could enroll on?
The typography of the book is quite largely composed by chance.
Dan Mall Tue 26th Jul 2005 at 2:58 pm Typography is not a dying art form.
There are none of the scribbles, distortions, and virtually unreadable grunge fonts that sometimes wish to pass as clever modern typography.
Graphic designers often use creative typography to add interest to brochures, fliers, and other projects.
Some technical writing positions also require skills in illustration, typography, information design, or information architecture.
There are also a number of typography sites on the web for you to pore through in search of the perfect tattoo font.
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