Archive for August, 2012

A Book for Fans of Fonts and Type

August 13, 2012

Cool book alert: The new book Mastering Type by Denise Bosler is should be of interest to anyone who is interested in communication. It covers the history of typography, type theory, the anatomy of fonts, and much more. The book is getting some great reviews.

The industrial design blog Embody 3D says:

“One of the great assets of Mastering Type is that it is not a learn how to type book, it is a learn how to communicate book by revealing the fundamentals of type and then showing how you can use type utilising relevant industry examples.”

Read the complete review here

And GraphicDesign.com had this to say,

“[Bosler] provides a multitude of type examples and interviews from the design industry throughout the book; there is no question that the typographic design samples in the book are truly the best of the best.”

Read the full review