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Putting letters next to each others: a historical overview (Buchstaben aneinanderreihen: ein geschichtlicher Überblick)

Smeijers, F. (2014) Putting letters next to each others: a historical overview (Buchstaben aneinanderreihen: ein geschichtlicher Überblick). In: Vom Buch auf die Strasse: Grosse Schrift im öffenlichen Raum. Journal der HGB (3). Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst, Leipzig, pp. 227-250. ISBN 9783932865862

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Abstract/Summary

A review of methods for spacing characters in words and text, from the invention of printing with movable type (c. mid fifteenth century) to the present day.

Item Type:Book or Report Section
Refereed:Yes
Divisions:Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Science > School of Arts and Communication Design > Typography & Graphic Communication
ID Code:87274
Additional Information:pp. 81–106 (German text), 167–180 (colour images)
Publisher:Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst

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