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A history of graphic design

by Philip B. Meggs

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Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graphic design (Typography) -- History,
  • Book design -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhilip B. Meggs.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ244.5 .M42 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination511 p. :
    Number of Pages511
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3483392M
    ISBN 100442262213, 0442262205
    LC Control Number82002826

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