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The Thames and Hudson Manual of Typography by Ruari McLean

Contributed by Chris Purcell on Mar 16th, 2013. Artwork published in .
    The Thames and Hudson Manual of Typography by Ruari McLean 1
    © 1980 Thames and Hudson Ltd, London. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Not sure whom to credit for the design. Ruari McLean (1917–2006) was a well-known designer, but this title was one of at least 11 in a series of Thames and Hudson Manuals, so it may have been done by an in-house designer.

    The Thames and Hudson Manual of Typography by Ruari McLean 2
    © 1980 Thames and Hudson Ltd, London. License: All Rights Reserved.

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    3 Comments on “The Thames and Hudson Manual of Typography by Ruari McLean”

    1. The designer was Shalom Schotten – the in-house jacket designer at the time: www.theguardian.com/artandd…

    2. Much appreciated! Thanks, Johanna.

    3. Christopher Purcell says:
      May 8th, 2021 4:27 pm

      Thanks for that, Johanna!

    4. Thank you, Johanna!

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