A Visual History of Typefaces
The books on your coffee table can tell a lot about you to the company you keep. If you are more sophisticated than your current coffee table books suggest, then it's time for an upgrade. Taschen brand has been carefully curating their collection for years, and here we have a two volume edition of a connoisseur's overview of typeface design. Explore fonts throughout the history of publishing and educate both yourself and others on an art form that is often taken for granted featuring works by type designers including: William Caslon, Fritz Helmuth Ehmcke, Peter Behrens, Rudolf Koch, Eric Gill, Jan van Krimpen, Paul Renner, Jan Tschichold, A. M. Cassandre, Aldo Novarese, and Adrian Frutiger.