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Howarth & Smith's New Standard for the Printed Word. A Guide to Better  Typographic Communication by  Carl Brett - Hardcover - 1968 - from Pilgrim Reader Books - IOBA (SKU: 25500)

Howarth & Smith's New Standard for the Printed Word. A Guide to Better Typographic Communication

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Howarth & Smith's New Standard for the Printed Word. A Guide to Better Typographic Communication

by Brett, Carl

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  • hardcover
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Near Fine with no dust jacket
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New York.: Howarth & Smith Monotype Limited.. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1968. Hardcover. 16mo - 16 x 12.5 cm.; (10) - 52 pp. Black cloth over boards with white lettering on the spine and the front board. A setting forth of the conventions, proper usage and definitions of typographic composition with a fifteen page glossary, a 7 page index at the back along with a 2 page bibliography. The front cover shows a slight scuff in the lower fore corner that is best seen in reflected light and the spine tips have some very mild shelf wear. .

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Bookseller
Pilgrim Reader Books - IOBA CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
25500
Title
Howarth & Smith's New Standard for the Printed Word. A Guide to Better Typographic Communication
Author
Brett, Carl
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine with no dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Howarth & Smith Monotype Limited.
Place of Publication
New York.
Date published
1968
Keywords
Printing; Typogprahy; Words;, Footnotes; Bibliography; Grammar;, Punctuation; Style Guide;
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Reference;

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