Cover of: The modification of letterforms. | Stanley Hess

The modification of letterforms.

  • 149 Pages
  • 3.40 MB
  • English
Art Direction Book Co. , [New York]
LC ClassificationsNK3600 .H37
The Physical Object
Pagination149 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5303043M
ISBN 100910158037
LC Control Number72085237

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