A Sign Systems Manual



Praeger Publishers Inc., New York, 1970. First US Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. 75pp., 9 x 10.88 inches

Near Fine. Some faint markings and rubbing to dust jacket. Mild edgewear, with a 0.5 cm closed tear near the upper front corner, 1 cm closed tear at center of upper rear edge, chipping at lower front corner and wear at head and foot of spine. Boards show mild bumping at the spine.

Seminal volume resulting from queries to design firm Crosby/Fletcher/Forbes about the sign system developed for the QE2 ocean liner. With sections on sign classification, positioning and standardization, layout and typography, and production. A guide complete unto itself yet infinitely adaptable. Sticker included.