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The Resource Meggs' history of graphic design, Philip B. Meggs, Alston W. Purvis

Meggs' history of graphic design, Philip B. Meggs, Alston W. Purvis

Label
Meggs' history of graphic design
Title
Meggs' history of graphic design
Statement of responsibility
Philip B. Meggs, Alston W. Purvis
Title variation
History of graphic design
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MNU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meggs, Philip B
Dewey number
686.2/209
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
Z246
LC item number
.M43 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Purvis, Alston W.
  • Meggs, Philip B
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Graphic design (Typography)
  • Book design
  • Book design
  • Graphic design (Typography)
Label
Meggs' history of graphic design, Philip B. Meggs, Alston W. Purvis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revised edition of: A history of graphic design. ©1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 623-655) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. The invention of writing -- 2. Alphabets -- 3. The Asian contribution -- 4. Illuminated manuscripts -- 5. Printing comes to Europe -- 6. The German illustrated book -- 7. Renaissance graphic design -- 8. An epoch of typographic genius -- 9. Graphic design and the industrial revolution -- 10. The arts and crafts movement and its heritage -- 11. Art nouveau -- 12. The genesis of twentieth-century design -- 13. The influence of modern art -- 14. Pictorial modernism -- 15. A new language of form -- 16. The Bauhaus and the new typography -- 17. The modern movement in America -- 18. The international typographic style -- 19. The New York school -- 20. Corporate identity and visual systems -- 21. The conceptual image -- 22. Postmodern design -- 23. National visions within a global dialogue -- 24. The digital revolution and beyond
Control code
1527114
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
x, 680 pages
Isbn
9781118772058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781118772058
  • (OCoLC)949812465
Label
Meggs' history of graphic design, Philip B. Meggs, Alston W. Purvis
Publication
Copyright
Note
Revised edition of: A history of graphic design. ©1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 623-655) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
1. The invention of writing -- 2. Alphabets -- 3. The Asian contribution -- 4. Illuminated manuscripts -- 5. Printing comes to Europe -- 6. The German illustrated book -- 7. Renaissance graphic design -- 8. An epoch of typographic genius -- 9. Graphic design and the industrial revolution -- 10. The arts and crafts movement and its heritage -- 11. Art nouveau -- 12. The genesis of twentieth-century design -- 13. The influence of modern art -- 14. Pictorial modernism -- 15. A new language of form -- 16. The Bauhaus and the new typography -- 17. The modern movement in America -- 18. The international typographic style -- 19. The New York school -- 20. Corporate identity and visual systems -- 21. The conceptual image -- 22. Postmodern design -- 23. National visions within a global dialogue -- 24. The digital revolution and beyond
Control code
1527114
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
x, 680 pages
Isbn
9781118772058
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), facsimiles, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781118772058
  • (OCoLC)949812465

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