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Typographic Design: Form and Communication, 6th Edition by Mark Sanders, Sandra Maxa, Ben Day, Philip B. Meggs, Rob Carter

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INDEX

Page numbers in italic refer to illustrations

ABA form

communication, 106110, 114

typographic grids, 80

Accented characters, 35, 64

Acropolis (Athens, Greece), 3

Adobe, 25, 60, 129, 130

Akkurat, 191

Alcalá, Antonio, 30

Aldine Press, 7

Alphabets. See also Letter

Bayer's universal, 19

defined, 3132

legibility, 5051, 5051

optical relationships, 36

Phoenician, 3

Angle, typefaces, 46, 46

Anthony, Carol, 115

Antialiasing, legibility, 134, 135, 135, 140, 145

Apeloig, Philippe, 27

Apex, 33, 36

Apollinaire, Guillaume, 156, 157

Arch of Constantine (Rome), 4

Arm, 33

Armstrong, Frank, 87, 91, 94, 97

Arp, Hans, 86, 87

Art deco, 20

Art nouveau style, 17

Ascenders, 33, 34, 35, 41, 50, 51, 5355

Avant Garde, 45, 45

Demi, 184

Background

legibility, 5558, 5657

on-screen, 135, 145

Baldwin, Polly, 82

Ballmer, Walter, 89, 117

Ball State University, 200

Barnbrook, Jonathan, 25

Barnes, Jeff, 95

Baseline, 32, 32, 60, 142

Baseline grid, 64, 74, 74, 79

Baskerville, 38, 45, 45, 50, 54, 294301

Italic, 46, 46

Baskerville, John, 11, 36, 36, 294, 291

Bass, Saul, 21, 157

Bauhaus, 66

Bayer, Herbert, 19, 58

Bayot, Alan, 212, 225

Beard line, 32, 32

Beckwith, Christian, 77

Behrens, Peter, 18

Bell, Nick, 118

Belser, Burkey, 118

Bembo, Pietro, 7

Benton, Morris F., 46, 268

Benedit, Juan, 82

Berger & Föhr, 131

Bermejo, Joanne, 214

Bernhardi, Ernest, 234, 236, 238, 239, 234240

Bernstein, Jennifer, 204

Besley, Robert, 14

Bierma, Wigger, 77

Bil'ak, Peter, 226

Bill, Max, 20, 66

Binder, Maurice, 157, 158

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