The Anatomy of Type is a wonderful companion for connoisseurs of type design and letterforms. The book offers an in-depth exploration of 100 indispensable typefaces, grouped according to type classification. You can examine enlarged, annotated letters from each typeface. This closer study reveals key features, anatomical details and the finer, often-overlooked elements of design, helping you see type in a new light. Sidebar information lists the original designer and foundry, the year of release, and the different weights and styles available. Feature boxes give interesting extra insight, like the origins, quirks, and best uses for each typeface. The Anatomy of Type is a close-up appreciation of letterforms that is destined to become a design classic in its own right.