Type Sign Symbol by Adrian Frutiger
Type Sign Symbol by Adrian Frutiger (ABC Edition, Zurich / 1980)
'Classic design reference in which the eminent Swiss graphic artist, Adrian Frutiger, offers a comprehensive view of his working methods. For Frutiger, lettering and type are not merely an aid to reading but a universal means of perception which accompanies mankind everywhere. Anyone concerned with the problems of design will find in this book a host of ideas and parctical examples, consatntly leading back to the basic considerations of the art. A fascinating book of ideas for graphic and typographic artists and designers in general.'
First edition hardcover in very good condition overall with clean, unmarked pages which are free from notes and underlining. Name and address of original owner on inside front cover, but is hidden by interior flap of dustjacket. Light marking to boards and some minor bumping / rubbing to top and bottom outside corners. Dustjacket is in good condition overall but with rubbing and minor tearing along top and bottom edges. Bottom of spine section and exterior corners have been repaired / strengthened with clear tape.
Languages: English, German, French.