The Vignelli Canon
by Massimo Vignelli
Publisher: Lars Muller Publishers 2010
Number of pages: 49
At the request of the publisher of this book I started to look in to the meaning of such a publication and recognized that it could become a useful instrument for a better understanding of typography in Graphic Design. This little book reveals our guidelines - those set by ourselves for ourselves.
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