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Lettering & calligraphy

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Diy Type

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Diy Type

Dana Tanamachi

Lettering & calligraphy

Board book

Dana Tanamachi, the Brooklyn-based typographer whose exquisite hand-lettered murals fueled a chalk-writing trend, offers a... [more]

$39.99

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Reinventing Lettering: Inspirational Pieces by Contemporary Practitioners

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Reinventing Lettering: Inspirational Pieces by Contemporary Practitioners...

Emily Gregory

Typography & lettering; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

From no-tech to digital wonders, the old guard to avant garde, any and every approach goes. More than a tantalizing collection... [more]

$35.00

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English Cursive Book Hands, 1250-1500

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English Cursive Book Hands, 1250-1500

M. B. Parkes

Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

From the mid twelfth century onwards, the nature of the developments which took place in English book hands was determined... [more]

$81.99

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Calligraphy Bible

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Calligraphy Bible

Maryanne Grebenstein, Maryanne Grebenstein

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

A guide containing all that the aspiring calligraphers need to discover and develop their hand-lettering skills, including... [more]

$42.99

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Introductions to Chinese Culture: Chinese Characters

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Introductions to Chinese Culture: Chinese Characters

Jiantang Han (Tianjin Normal University, China)

Oriental art; History; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Han Jiantang provides an accessible, illustrated introduction to the fascinating history and development of the written Chinese... [more]

$27.95

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Calligraphy

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Calligraphy

Maryanne Grebenstein

Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

Allows novices to teach themselves the beautiful art form of calligraphy. This book traces the development of the major hands... [more]

$34.99

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Creative Lettering: Experimental Ideas for Contemporary Lettering

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Creative Lettering: Experimental Ideas for Contemporary Lettering

Margaret Morgan

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

An accessible guide to the bascis of calligraphy, this book presents a fresh, accessible approach to lettering, showing how... [more]

$39.99

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Modern Mark Making: From Classical Calligraphy to Hip Hand-Lettering

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Modern Mark Making: From Classical Calligraphy to Hip Hand-Lettering

Lisa Engelbrecht

Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

Calligraphy, the art of elegant, beautiful lettering, has increased in popularity over the last several years. From brides... [more]

$29.99

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Handwritten: Expressive Lettering in the Digital Age

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Handwritten: Expressive Lettering in the Digital Age

Steven Heller, Mirko Ilic

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Offers an overview of handwritten typographics, drawing on an array of examples from around the world. Packed with examples... [more]

$42.99

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Splendours of Qur'an Calligraphy & Illumination

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Splendours of Qur'an Calligraphy & Illumination

Martin Lings

Sacred texts; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

Within three centuries of its advent, Islam had produced an architecture and a calligraphic art, including that of illumination,... [more]

$130.00

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Calligraphy and Power in Contemporary Chinese Society

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Calligraphy and Power in Contemporary Chinese Society

Yuehping Yen, Yueh-Ping Yen, Yen Yuehping

Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

An account of the world of Chinese writing, this title examines Chinese space and the political and social use of writing... [more]

$231.00

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Chinese Calligraphy:Standard Script for Beginners: Standard Script for Beginners

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Chinese Calligraphy:Standard Script for Beginners: Standard Script for Beginners...

Qu Lei Lei, Jane Portal

Palaeography (history of writing); Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

A step-by-step workbook for learning to write standard style or regular script (kaishu). It is suitable for enthusiasts and... [more]

$14.99

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Lettering on Glass

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Lettering on Glass

Charmian Mocatta

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Painting & art manuals; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Using the artwork of internationally well-known artists, this book discusses the basics of lettering, the properties of glass... [more]

$36.99

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The Alphabetic Labyrinth: The Letters in History and Imagination

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The Alphabetic Labyrinth: The Letters in History and Imagination

Johanna Drucker

linguistics; History of ideas; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

This text examines the many ways in which the letters of the alphabet have been assigned value in many key systems over two... [more]

$39.99

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Celtic Alphabets

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Celtic Alphabets

Aidan Meehan

History of art: ancient & classical art; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

A study of Celtic manuscripts with a collection of 16 alphabets of decorated letters. Some of the Celtic styles represented... [more]

$17.99

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Nature Illuminated: Flora and Fauna from the Court of the Emperor Rudolf II

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Nature Illuminated: Flora and Fauna from the Court of the Emperor Rudolf...

Lee Hendrix, Thea Vignau-Wilberg

Art: financial aspects; Renaissance art; Illustration; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

Mira Calligraphiae Monumenta is a flamboyant demonstration of two arts - calligraphy and miniature painting - which were... [more]

$21.99

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Lettering Tips: For Artists, Graphic Designers, and Calligraphers

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Lettering Tips: For Artists, Graphic Designers, and Calligraphers

Prof Bill Gray, Paul Shaw

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Timesaving techniques for producing well-formed, good-looking lettering in all the major styles. [more]

$29.95

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Complete Studio Tips

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Complete Studio Tips

Prof Bill Gray, Paul Shaw

Prints & printmaking; Graphic design; Typography & lettering; Computer science; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

A treasury of practical solutions for graphic arts problems, Complete Studio Tips offers hundreds of easy, clever suggestions... [more]

$31.95

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The Splendour of Islamic Calligraphy

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The Splendour of Islamic Calligraphy

Abdelkebir Khatibi, Mohammed Sijelmassi

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Social & cultural history; Islamic studies; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

Combines illustrations of Arabic scripts with a background history and an analysis of the geometrical and ornamental principles... [more]

$64.00

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Letterwork: Creative Letterforms in Graphic Design

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Letterwork: Creative Letterforms in Graphic Design

Brody Neuenschwander

Graphic design; Typography & lettering; Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

A guide to the creation and adaptation of letterforms, this book draws on examples from packaging, posters, television sequences... [more]

$45.00

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Lettering for Architects and Designers

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Lettering for Architects and Designers

Martha Sutherland

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

The second edition of this bestselling text incorporates a new section showing students how to locate and choose lettering... [more]

$97.95

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Islamic Calligraphy

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Islamic Calligraphy

Yasin Hamid Safadi

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Traces the origins of Arabic script, discusses calligraphic styles, and shows examples of Islamic calligraphy on manuscripts,... [more]

$32.99

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Holiday Hand Lettering

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Holiday Hand Lettering

Lark Crafts

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Celebrate Christmas with this fun-filled workbook, featuring 30 hand-lettering ideas and projects! [more]

$24.99

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Hand Lettering

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Hand Lettering

Katja Haas

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

Learn and practise different types of lettering with a variety of materials using templates and practical exercises. [more]

$24.99

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Brush Lettering and Watercolour

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Brush Lettering and Watercolour

Katja Haas

Lettering & calligraphy

Paperback

In this book, Katja Haas presents ideas for brush lettering, focusing particularly on the special features of writing and... [more]

$24.99

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