Dutch designer Cees de Jong has edited and co-authored the first of two books about typefaces, called Type – A Visual History of Typefaces and Graphic Styles, Vol 1 1628-1900. With book design by German group Sense Net’s owner Andy Disl and due for publication by Taschen in August, the book traces the evolution of the printed letter. The two volumes will together feature works by William Caslong, Peter Behrens, Rudolf Koch and Eric Gill.
The shortlist for this year’s awards – which celebrates the past year in illustration across books and journalism – has just been released.
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