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Publications on the history of modern typography, trademarks & logotypes, packaging, posters, advertising, signage, commercial art, book design, letterheads, etc., including notable designers and their works in these fields.

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WAD: the Work of W. A. Dwiggins Shown by the American Institute of Graphic Arts at the Gallery of the Architectural League, New York, American Institute of Graphic Arts [ AIGA ], 1937, first edition, 8vo (8.75" x 5.75"), HB, lt turquoise paper boards w/ blue decorative titles (by Dwiggins); spring green endpapers, VG / none. Ex-library, book plates to front pastedown & ffep, very sm. black stamp to bottom of pg 3, edgeworn, spine extremities chipping, sm nick to front bd, spine has .75" split at top front edge.

40+(32) pp. 259 illus, most in color. Exhibition catalogue; introduction by Philip Hofer; "Note, to Be Filed in a Corner-stone" by Paul Hollister. A "scrapbook" of William Addison Dwiggins photographs, facsimiles, characteristic typographic decorations, & cuts; from work in books & periodicals; pamphlets, folders, etc.; bookplates & marks; business forms; calligraphy, hand lettering & type design; drawings, watercolors & prints; marionettes; and misc. 

A little feast for any typophile, especially for the Dwiggins fan.    [Book ID # 1065]


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