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    Recommendations for learning Typography?

    Or font making, whatever the correct term is.. Any particularly good books on the subject? It's an art form I'd love to incorporate into my practices.

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    Yes there are quite a few, I have one which is quite good actually even if it's a Walter Foster how to book.

    http://www.walterfoster.com/books-ki...sign/AL15.html

    I've always had a big interest in hand lettering, designing the letters in grid paper is very fun.

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    I like this Dover book, it's pre 1960's and has all the hand crafted stuff in it.

    http://www.amazon.com/Art-Hand-Lette.../dp/0486217973

    Otherwise this site has all the info, it's full of profesional typographers. http://typophile.com/

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