London: Lund Humphries, 1969. Hardcover. First edition. 4to in yellow boards foil stamped in red along spine. Pages printed in black and white and color on various stocks of paper.
Herbert Spencers definitive survey documenting the impact and importance of twentieth century modern typography. Includes works by Guillaume Apollinaire, Herbert Bayer, Max Bill, Theo van Doesburg, Raul Hausmann, Joseph Itten, El Lissitzky, F. T. Marinetti, László Moholy-Nagy, Henk Peeters, Ladislav Sutnar, Jan Tschichold, and Piet Zwart among several others.
Book very good with light bumps to corners, trace amounts of age toning to text block extremities, including foxing along top, and handling creases to a few of the pages. Dust jacket also very good with wear, age toning, chipping, and a few small closed tears along margins. Item #710