An Experiment in Cartographic Typography

By: Oxford University Press, The Monotype Corporation Limited

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Broadside Poster. 30 3/8 x 20 1/4 inches. 8 color maps; text clean, unmarked, lightly toned. SCARCE. Very Good. This poster is an experiment conducted jointly by The Monotype Corporation Ltd. and Oxford University Press to discover the effectiveness of different typefaces for use on maps. 8 identical color maps of France have been overlaid with different typefaces; beneath each map is a description of the challenges and advantages encountered in the accompanying example.

Title: An Experiment in Cartographic Typography

Author Name: Oxford University Press, The Monotype Corporation Limited

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Philadelphia:, The Monotype Corporation Ltd.,: 1964

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used: Very Good

Type: Paperback

Seller ID: KSF513-B283

Keywords: Oxford University Press, The Monotype Corporation, An Experiment in Cartographic Typography, Maps, Poster, Broadside