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Finer points in the spacing & arrangement of type.

Geoffrey Dowding

Finer points in the spacing & arrangement of type.

by Geoffrey Dowding

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Published by Wace in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed.:1957.

Series[Primers for students of typography -- no.1]
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 79p. :
Number of Pages79
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13683713M

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Currently reading Printing Poetry: A Workbook in Typographic Reification by Clifford Burke The Elements of Typographic Style by Robert Bringhurst Finer Points in the Spacing & Arrangement of Type by Geoffrey Dowding On Printing by William Everson Hanging Quotes: Talking Book Arts, Typography and Poetry by Alastair M Johnston. Typographers may modify the spacing of letters or words in a body of type to aid readability and copy fit, or for aesthetic effect. External links "The School of Close Spacing", excerpt from Book Typography, by Ari Rafaeli External references. Finer Points in the Spacing & Arrangement of Type, Geoffrey Dowding.

  I’m not sure what the best book on printing is but I’d suspect some untranslated tome from the Netherlands. Three books that were of great influence on me when I started out were Lewis Allen’s Printing with the Hand Press and the aforementioned Paragraphs on Printing and Finer Points in the Spacing and Arrangement of Type. D. A. Hosek Book reviews: Finer Points in the Spacing & Arrangement of Type -- The Form of the Book: Essays on the Morality of Good Design -- The Art of Typography: An Introduction to y.


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Dismiss Visit. Early positions on typography (the "arrangement and appearance of text") supported traditional spacing techniques in English publications. InGeoffrey Dowding's book, Finer Points in the Spacing and Arrangement of Type, underscored the widespread shift from a single enlarged em space to a standard word space between sentences.

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Conversely, in a slovenly setting the tendency is for the page to appear as a grey and muddled pattern of. Word spacing in typography refers to the size of the space between words.

It should be distinguished from letter-spacing (the spacing between the letters within each word) and sentence spacing (the spacing between sentences).

Typographers may modify the spacing of letters or words in a body of type to aid readability and copy fit, or for aesthetic effect. The history of sentence spacing is the evolution of sentence spacing conventions from the introduction of movable type in Europe by Johannes Gutenberg to the present day.

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