- Historic : Gothic ; Victorian ; Modern ; Hipster ; Pop ; Psychedelic ; Hip-hop ; Tech ; Non-Roman -- Au natural : Branches ; Flowers ; Hair ; Electric ; Liquid ; Smoke ; Green ; Handmade ; Fella -- Eclectic : Object as letter ; Letter as object ; Chaotic ; Puzzle ; Embellished ; Ooh la la ; Stitched ; Anthropomorphic ; Monumental ; Ribbon ; New ornamental fonts.
- "New Ornamental Type presents a dazzling kaleidoscope of highly decorated or fancy fonts across a wide spectrum of styles and effects. Psychedelia, Hip-Hop, Gothic, flowers, smoke, hair and electricity are just a few of the styles for the hundreds of examples inspired by nature, history, and just about anything that is visually expressive." "Beginning with a historical overview of ornament and how it has evolved since the beginning of the twentieth century, the book also includes essays introducing the background, influences, and outstanding aspects of typographical design."--BOOK JACKET.
- 9780500515020 (hbk.) and 0500515026 (hbk.)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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