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Stiff, Paul

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Works: 23 works in 39 publications in 1 language and 577 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals  Humor  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
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Most widely held works by Paul Stiff
Visual information for everyday use : design and research perspectives by Theo Boersema( )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection some of the world's best figures with in the interdisciplinary field of public graphics have been brought together to share their wisdom and present a look at this exciting world. This book includes information on public graphics, user instructions, warnings, forms, tables and graphs, maps and plans, wayfinding information, and graphic symbols. This book is designed as a companion for anyone concerned with visual information design, particularly in the context of everyday use.key pointsfeatures one onf the world's leading authorities on public graphicsErgonomists, psychologists commercial designers and health and safety professionals will all benefit from this groundbreaking book
Modern typography in Britain : graphic design, politics and society( Book )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A special issue of Typography papers on British graphic design from 1939 through to the 1970s. It includes graphic design for the CND and an essay on the Picture Post from Stuart Hall
Typography papers( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Typography Papers" is an occasional book-length publication with a broad international scope, publishing extended articles relating typography to adjacent disciplines. Number 7 presents an eclectic collection of articles beginning with a lengthy consideration by type historian H.D.L. Vervliet of Claude Garamond: the designer whose new roman typefaces debuted in Paris in the 1530s and went on to dominate Western typography for the next two centuries. The late Justin Howes looks at the eighteenth-century belief in the necessity of perfection in type and printing. Eric Kindel discusses a nineteenth-century scheme for univeral letters. Sue Walker writes on twentieth-century typefaces designed for reading by young children. The issue concludes with Linda Reynolds's eyewitness account of pioneering work in legibility research in the 1970s and 1980s
Rhyme & reason : a typographic novel by Erik Spiekermann( Book )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ideas about elements of printing, both technical and aesthetic, told in an amusing manner
Typography papers. Modern typography in Britain : graphic design, politics, and society by University of Reading( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Typography Papers" is an occasional book-length publication with a broad international scope, publishing extended articles relating typography to adjacent disciplines. Much of the work on this volume, including the preparation of illustrations throughout its pages, was supported by "The optimism of modernity: recovering modern reasoning in British typography," a research project conducted at the University of Reading and funded by the Arts & Humanities Research Council. This volume is a collection of eleven essays and shorter articles which provide contexts -- social, cultural, and political -- for graphic design in Britain. Reaching from the Second World War to the early 1970s, they explore interconnections between print culture, photojournalism and publishing
Typography papers( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains essays on the history of typography
Typography papers by University of Reading( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typography papers . 2 . 1997( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains essays on the history of typography
Typography papers( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains essays on the history of typography
Formats for books : Hyphen Press and design publishing by Paul Stiff( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ernest Hoch and reasoning in typography by Paul Stiff( )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typography papers by University of Reading( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains essays on the history of typography
Rhyme et reason : a typographic novel by Erik Spiekermann( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward Wright : unrecognized pioneer of British graphic design by Paul Stiff( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Critical typography : notes on the typography of complex texts in England, 1919-1966 by Paul Stiff( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Strategies for telling truths by Paul Stiff( )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Typography papers( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Typography Papers" is an occasional book-length publication with a broad international scope, publishing extended articles relating typography to adjacent disciplines. Number 7 presents an eclectic collection of articles beginning with a lengthy consideration by type historian H. D. L. Vervliet of Claude Garamond: the designer whose new roman typefaces debuted in Paris in the 1530s and went on to dominate Western typography for the next two centuries. The late Justin Howes looks at the eighteenth-century belief in the necessity of perfection in type and printing. Eric Kindel discusses a nineteenth-century scheme for univeral letters. Sue Walker writes on twentieth-century typefaces designed for reading by young children. The issue concludes with Linda Reynolds's eyewitness account of pioneering work in legibility research in the 1970s and 1980s
Typography papers by Paul Stiff( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Typography papers 1 1996 by Paul Stiff( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Designing information before designers : print for everyday life in the 19th century by Paul Stiff( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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