• Characters

    Characters
    Unity Wellington Stock : 1
    ISBN: 9780500501184
    Title: Characters
    Author: BANHAM STEPHEN

    In Characters, Stephen Banham has meticulously researched the signage and typography of a city to present an exuberant collection of quirky, poignant and often funny stories.



    Type and signage surround us. They are part of our daily lives and the history of whichever city we happen to live in. Whether old or new, each sign has a story to tell. From architecture and advertising to cultural history and much more, Characters is a book that will appeal to historians, designers

    and typophiles alike. Featuring a treasure trove of long overlooked examples, Banham reveals how typography is a rich form of cultural expression,redefining the way we look at our surroundings one letter
    at a time. You will never walk down the street in the same way again.

    Format: Paperback
    Price: $45.00
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