Meggs' History of Graphic Design / Edition 4

Meggs' History of Graphic Design / Edition 4

by Philip B. Meggs
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ISBN-10:
0470042656
ISBN-13:
9780470042656
Pub. Date:
01/05/2006
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
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Meggs' History of Graphic Design / Edition 4

This "bible of graphic design" is known as the definitive reference on the history of graphic design. It is one of the most comprehensive, exhaustive, and informative resources on the history of graphic design, updated and revised with additional information and photos. This new and updated edition features hundreds of new full-color photos throughout the book, as well as new information on computer graphics and non-Western history.

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ISBN-13: 9780470042656
Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/05/2006
Edition description: Package
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.90(d)

Table of Contents

The Prologue to Graphic Design: The Visual Message from Prehistory through the Medieval Era.
A Graphic Renaissance: The Origins of European Typography and Design for Printing.
The Industrial Revolution: The Impact of Industrial Technology upon Visual Communications.
The Modernist Era: Graphic Design in the First Half of the Twentieth Century.
The Age of Information: Graphic Design in the Global Village.
Epilogue.
Selected Bibliography.
Picture Credits.
Index.

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Meggs' History of Graphic Design 3.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 11 reviews.
DZign More than 1 year ago
This book is a must have if you are taking any graphic design courses. If you are already a graphic designer this book is also a must have.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
My class is long over and I wont sell this book, that says something considering I am a starving student, well maybe not starving.
PenPen21 More than 1 year ago
I normally sell back my textbooks, but this one is staying in my library!
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This book has great history and quality images!