From Gutenberg to Ashendene
An invaluable reference for typographers, graphic designers and historians of the book, Stan Knight’s introduction to the most significant historical types is arranged as 40 double-page spreads, each dedicated to one typeface and comprising a whole page reproduced from a representative book, an enlarged photographic detail of the type, an actual size sample and a brief description.
The Vintage Fashion Bible
The Style Guide to Vintage Looks 1920s–1990s
Written by the co-founders of British fashion brand ‘Red or Dead’ Wayne and Gerardine Hemingway and illustrated with items from their personal archive, this complete visual history of 20th-century fashion is arranged by decade. Along with an introduction to each period and discussion of the social influences on fashion, key designers and style icons of the day, it has a practical guide to buying, styling and restoring vintage clothing and interviews with collectors.