- Series: Design Briefs
- Paperback: 112 pages
- Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press; 1 edition (August 1, 2005)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1568984650
- ISBN-13: 978-1568984650
- Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.5 x 8.5 inches
- Shipping Weight: 13.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 38 customer reviews
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #190,882 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"Elam has written a well-organized survey of the basics of understanding the grid. The book acts as a course guide... Grid Systems strips the confusion from the mystery of designing with a grid... will surely become a required textbook in typography classes everywhere. " --Be a Design Group
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About the Author
Kimberly Elam is chairperson of the Graphic and Interactive Communication Department at the Ringling School of Art and Design in Sarasota, Florida.
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The overlays are helpful, more discussion about them would make them even more useful. I want to like the book, but am not quite there. If I had to describe the book in one word it would be sterile.