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I just wanted a book on type and here I got a book by men celebrating - you guessed it - only other men. It's not clever or rebellious as it claims and left me feeling disappointed. But maybe a bit inspired to do this better.
A real quick read and its true to it’s name - commandments. Witty. That’s all. Not even worth as a refresher.
Sono stato adescato dalla formula double face della copertina, comunicativamente piuttosto convincente, aspettandomi dal contenuto interno lo stesso tono minimal e brillante.In realtà l'ho trovato piuttosto pedissequo, più scarno che sintetico, mentre l'idea dei dieci comandamenti non è stata del tutto sfruttata come potenzialità sia grafica che espositiva, proponendo delle case history di applicazione delle font piuttosto deboli. Soprattutto nella parte "infernale" mi sarei aspettato delle solu...
For some reason I thought this was going to be an essay based book, but it turned out to be heavy on the typographic illustrations. The actual content was minimal, and it was one of those "heard it all before" type of books. It was interesting enough for me to keep reading though it, but I was done in 10 min.
This little book is really cute. An inspiration piece that's fun to look at, not a source of much actual information.
A beautifully made book.
great quick read in typography basics
This smart little book demonstrates that every rule was made to be broken. And if you are going to break it, doing it in a good font.