How is it that text will also be set perfectly and yet look insufferably dull? How do you reach best possible congruence between the sort itself and its which means? In Detail in Typography Jost Hochuli, master book designer and writer of the seminal Designing Books, addresses the finer points of setting text. Hochuli begins with a consideration of how human beings read, moving on incrementally to considerations of letter, word, and line in addition to word-space and line-space. Hochuli concludes by examining whole paragraphs and how they bring which means. Produced in Switzerland to the best possible standards, Detail in Typography embodies important thinking and articulate design in its own physical form.
Detail In Typography