Wonderfull sketches from the font foundry, Playtype, illustrate the intricate, detailed studies that are part of the process of creating fonts.
A lovely guide filled with typographic tips and the assertion: “95% of design is Typography; Deal with it!” Designed by Noodior.
Never Use More Than Two Typefaces and 50 Other Ridiculous Typographic Rules is based on quotes from designers about the seemingly untouchable type rules as they are muscled through academia, suggesting that these rules are in fact little more than frameworks. An act of typographic rebellion, some would say.
Publisher: BIS Publishers, Holland.