Quantity: 1 available
124 pp.; 4to; illustrated white wrappers; reproductions of typographic layouts, title pages, etc., throughout, including templates showing notes and instructions in color on opaque glassine, layered over full page reproductions of for example, a title page to illustrate the progressions in page layout and design, the major theme of the compilation. Text reproductions primarily in French and English.
From the introductory paragraph on page 123 entitled,The Book, what for ?: "Think of it and you will come to realize that books more instrumental in your personal pursuits than are your TV set, your radio, your fortune-teller, let alone your computer (if any) individually or all of them put together." Take that Negroponte, then & now.
Title: Dossier Mise En Page: rendez-vous annuel des Compagnons de Lure.
Edition: Edition limited to 1000 copies, front endpaper signed in blue felt pen by Baudin, November 30, 72 "on behalf of John Dreyfus."
Publisher: Andenne, Belgium, Printed by Remy Magrermans: 1972
Book Condition: Dime sized smudge on front cover, minor creasing to spine, with chips and a 1" split of joint near foot. Yet a clean, solid copy in very good condition.
lbs: 3.00 lbs
Seller ID: 1349
Keywords: Printing Typography Graphic Design French Language