9780321534057

Non-Designer's Design and Type Book : Design and Typographic Principles for the Visual Novice

by
  • ISBN13:

    9780321534057

  • ISBN10:

    0321534050

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 10/15/2007
  • Publisher: Peachpit Press

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
  • We Buy This Book Back!
    In-Store Credit: $3.41
    Check/Direct Deposit: $3.25
List Price: $55.00 Save up to $41.86
  • Rent Book $13.14
    Add to Cart Free Shipping

    TERM
    PRICE
    DUE
    HURRY! ONLY 1 COPY IN STOCK AT THIS PRICE

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Used and Rental copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

Design and typographic insights from the author ofThe Non-Designerrs"sbook series (over 700,000 copies in print!) This book offers decades of experience from one of the greatest computer book authors. Here in one volume, Robin Williams has joined together a new edition of her classicThe Non-Designerrs"s Design Book-in glorious full color for the first time-and her best-sellingTheNon-Designerrs"s Type Book. Robin uses her straightforward and lighthearted style to define the principles that govern good design and type as well as the logic behind those principles. Using numerous examples, yours"ll learn what looks best and why on your way to designing beautiful and effective projects. Whether you are a Mac user or a Windows user, a type novice or an experienced graphic designer, you will find inspiration and direction for the design quandaries and conundrums you are sure to encounter! These essential guides to design and type will teach you about: The four principles of design that underlie every design project Categories of type Working with color How to combine typefaces for maximum effect Readability and legibility The proper typographic treatment of punctuation Letter spacing, line spacing, and paragraph spacing Special characters and accent marks

Author Biography

Robin William s is the author of dozens of best-selling and award-winning books, including The Non-Designer 's Design Book, The Non-Designer's Type Boo k, The Little Mac Bo ok, Robin Williams Mac OS X B ook, Robin Williams Design Wo rkshop, and Web Design Worksh op. Through her writing, teaching, and seminars, Robin has influenced a generation of computer users in the areas of design, typography, the Mac, desktop publishing, and the Web.

Rewards Program

Write a Review