An introduction to typography by Terry Jeavons

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Published by Chartwell Books in Secaucus, N.J .

Written in English

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StatementTerry Jeavons, Michael Beaumont.
SeriesA Quintet book
ContributionsBeaumont, Michael.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22362173M
ISBN 101555215602

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