Weichselbaumer, Nikolaus Julius
Der Typograph Hermann Zapf
[The Typographer Hermann Zapf: A Biography of his Work]
Aims and Scope
Hermann Zapf is one of the most productive calligraphers and typographers of the 20th century. His oeuvre offers an opportunity to analyze the possibilities, conditions, developments, and problems of the typography of his era. Based on extensive documentation, this study examines the impact of economic, aesthetic, and technological factors on his work as well as Zapf’s efforts to enhance his reputation in other fields.
- viii, 518 pages
- 170 Fig.
- DE GRUYTER SAUR
- Type of Publication:
- Typographer; book designer; book art
- Book scholars, typographers, literary scholars
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Stephan Kurz in: Mitteilungen der Gesellschaft für Buchforschung in Österreich 2016-2