WorldCat Identities

Lewis, John 1912-1996

Overview
Works: 75 works in 423 publications in 3 languages and 7,631 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Style manuals  Handbooks and manuals  Catalogs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: NC95, 741.64
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about John Lewis
 
Most widely held works by John Lewis
The twentieth century book : its illustration and design by John Lewis( Book )

51 editions published between 1967 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 1,294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Printed ephemera : the changing uses of type and letterforms in English and American printing by John Lewis( Book )

48 editions published between 1962 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anatomy of printing: the influences of art and history on its design by John Lewis( Book )

16 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A detailed analysis of the various factors in art and history that have affected the design of the printed page"--Cover
Typography, basic principles: influences and trends since the 19th century by John Lewis( Book )

38 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in English and German and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Imagine a killer who thinks, "What's the worst thing anyone has ever done?"--and then goes far beyond it. Now imagine four women--a police detective, an assistant D.A., a reporter, and a medical examiner --who get things done by helping each other--and ignoring the rules. Welcome to the world of the Women's Murder Club
Reproducing art : the photography, graphic reproduction and printing of works of art by John Lewis( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heath Robinson; artist and comic genius by John Lewis( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1982 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lewis covers Robinson's serious illustrations along with his comic drawings and discusses with humour and understanding the influences that formed his art. He outlines Robinson's life and gives detailed analysis of his work. Today Robinson's serious book illustrations are less well known than his comic drawings but he is probably the most important artist in pen drawing since Aubrey Beardsley. Amongst the sixty or so books that Robinson illustrated were editions of "Don Quixote", "Rabelais", "The Poems of E.A. Poe", Hans Christian Andersen's "Fairy Tales", "The Water Babies", "Twelfth Night" and "A Midsummer Night's Dream". He also wrote and illustrated two book for children, "The Adventures of Uncle Lubin" and "Bill in Minder."
Illustration: aspects and directions by Bob Gill( Book )

18 editions published between 1061 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A companion book to Graphic Design as a Second Language, also by Bob Gill, this is a collection of original drawings by a world-renowned illustrator
Typography : design and practice by John Lewis( Book )

14 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1978, Typography: Design and Practice is now established as a landmark introduction to working with text. Although writing at the dawn of computerized typesetting, Lewis's basic principles and design advice still stand strong. This remastered edition provides both an overview of the history of typeface design and an easy-to-understand grounding in the practice of choosing fonts and laying out of text. Essential reading for graphic designers, typographers and anyone with an interest in the printed page
A handbook of type and illustration : with notes on certain graphic processes and the production of illustrated books by John Lewis( Book )

20 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The graphic reproduction and photography of works of art by John Lewis( Book )

11 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphic design : with special reference to lettering, typography, and illustration by John Lewis( Book )

15 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collecting printed ephemera : a background to social habits and social history, to eating and drinking, to travel and heritage, and just for fun by John Lewis( Book )

13 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Nash : the painter as illustrator by John Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rowland Hilder : painter and illustrator by John Lewis( Book )

4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook of printing types by W.S. Cowell Ltd( Book )

15 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Repair of wooden boats by John Lewis( Book )

5 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pratt ware : English and Scottish relief decorated and underglaze coloured earthenware, 1780-1840 by John Lewis( Book )

7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook of printing types : with notes on the style of composition and graphic processes used by Cowells by John Lewis( Book )

9 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pratt ware : English and Scottish relief decorated and underglaze coloured earthenware, 1780-1840 by John Lewis( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rowland Hilder : painter of the English landscape by John Lewis( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Printed ephemera : the changing uses of type and letterforms in English and American printing
Alternative Names
John Dickey (Canadian politician) Canadees advocaat (1914-1996)

John Dickey canadisk politiker og advokat

John Dickey homme politique canadien

John Dickey kanadensisk politiker och advokat

John Dickey kanadischer Politiker

John Dickey kanadisk politikar og advokat

John Dickey kanadisk politiker og advokat

John Lewis (British politician) Brits politicus (1912-1969)

John Lewis Homme politique du Royaume-Uni, né en 1912

John Lewis Politiker aus Großbritannien, geboren 1912

Lewis, John.

Lewis, John 1912-

Lewis, John 1912-1996

Lewis, John N. 1912-1996

Lewis, John N. C.

Lewis, John Noel Claude

Lewis, John Noel Claude 1912-...

Lewis John Noel Claude 1912-.1996

جان لوئیس

Languages
English (300)

German (2)

French (1)

Covers
Typography : design and practicePratt ware : English and Scottish relief decorated and underglaze coloured earthenware, 1780-1840