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The Layout Book (second edition)

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A fascinating exploration of this fundamental aspect of graphic design, The Layout Book explains the hows, whys and why-nots of the placing of elements on a page or screen layout. A historical overview of the subject is followed by a systematic look at key theoretical principles and practical applications. Offering a huge array of potential layout options and with over 200 color illustrations from some of the world's leading design studios, whether you are working in print or digital media this book encompasses a variety of creative approaches. The second edition has also been updated to include interviews with practising designers, as well as new exercises to aid readers in their own explorations. Invaluable for design students looking for a better understanding of layout design, and inspiring for working designers, The Layout Book proves itself as a graphic design must-have.
The softback cover is very good with only light scuffing. It still has a security tag inside the back which has left a mark on the back of the cover. The binding is tight and the pages unmarked.
Copyright 2015.

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Author(s):
Ambrose, Gavin; Harris, Paul
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
22.2 x 30.1 x 1.5 cm
Edition:
2015
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1472568230
ISBN-13:
9781472568236
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
Fairchild Books
Title:
The Layout Book (second edition)

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A fascinating exploration of this fundamental aspect of graphic design, The Layout Book explains the hows, whys and why-nots of the placing of elements on a page or screen layout. A historical overview of the subject is followed by a systematic look at key theoretical principles and practical applications. Offering a huge array of potential layout options and with over 200 color illustrations from some of the world's leading design studios, whether you are working in print or digital media this book encompasses a variety of creative approaches. The second edition has also been updated to include interviews with practising designers, as well as new exercises to aid readers in their own explorations. Invaluable for design students looking for a better understanding of layout design, and inspiring for working designers, The Layout Book proves itself as a graphic design must-have.
The softback cover is very good with only light scuffing. It still has a security tag inside the back which has left a mark on the back of the cover. The binding is tight and the pages unmarked.
Copyright 2015.

Author(s):
Ambrose, Gavin; Harris, Paul
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
22.2 x 30.1 x 1.5 cm
Edition:
2015
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1472568230
ISBN-13:
9781472568236
Number of pages:
208
Publisher:
Fairchild Books
Title:
The Layout Book (second edition)

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