Glyph - A Visual Exploration of Punctuation Marks and Other Typographic Symbols

Author(s): Shiro Nishimoto


Glyph is a visual exploration of marks and glyphs in the Latin alphabet - some that we use every day, and some of which have been virtually lost in the sands of time. From and to } to *, each mark has a brief explanation of its use and history, and a grid of its most interesting typographic representations. Who knew, for example, that the ampersand was once a letter in the alphabet?!


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Conceived and designed by Shiro Nishimoto and Adriana Caneva of London design studio Off-White, this book features their striking, minimal approach to design. Combined with luxurious packaging including hard-cut greyboard edges and liberal use of neon throughout, this book will be of great appeal to linguists, typographers and design-afficionados alike.

General Fields

  • : 9781908714282
  • : Cicada Books Limited
  • : Cicada Books Limited
  • : September 2015
  • : November 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Shiro Nishimoto
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : 112