The Typographic Desk Reference [TDR]
A quick reference guide of typographic terms and classification with definitions of form and usage for Latin based writing systems. Handy for the desk, the TDR contains over a thousand facts on typography.
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Used for brief consultation or as an introduction to more in-depth study, the TDR is a complement to any professional's library.

“The ultimate tool for the type geek.”
Ellen Lupton

“TDR is a fascinating peek into the mind of our art department.”
Monocle Magazine

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Reseller & Academic Volume Discounts: 1 to 4 copies, 20% off; 5 to 25 copies, 40% off; 26 to 99 copies, 45% off; and 100 or more copies, 50% off.
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The Typographic Desk Reference, 1st Edition

Written and designed by Theo Rosendorf
Typeset in Decatur, Georgia
Edited in New Castle, Delaware
Printed and bound by Sheridan Books in Ann Arbor, Michigan
Published by Oak Knoll

The principal text is set in Adobe Caslon, designed by Carol Twombly in 1989.

Printed on Sheridan 55# House White
Bound in Arrestox Gunny Sak

ISBN 978–1–58456–231–3

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