Bizarre and Ornamental Alphabets

Author: Carol Belanger Grafton
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486241050
Release Date: 1981
Genre: Design

This exquisite collection of usable, unusual, royalty-free lettering includes 1,685 bizarre and ornamental letters, including 50 full alphabets in a variety of motifs, including 11th centuy Anglo-Celtic, military, silhouettes, mathematics, and many more.

The Pattern Book

Author: Clifford A. Pickover
Publisher: World Scientific
ISBN: 981021426X
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Computers

Although the patterns are computer-generated, the book is informal and emphasis is on the fun that the true pattern lover finds in doing rather than in reading about the doing.

Calligraphy A to Z

Author: Stuart David
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 048642314X
Release Date: 2003-01-01
Genre: Art

Streamlined techniques offer improved methods that shrink the learning curve and bring aspiring calligraphers immediate satisfaction. Its innovations include: a technique that allows you to form all letters, numerals, and punctuation marks with just a few basic strokes; emphasis on the structural elements of lettering; and more.

Grunge Alphabets

Author: Dan X. Solo
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486402827
Release Date: 1998-01-01
Genre: Design

Offbeat, eye-catching typefaces add a sharp, contemporary look to display ads, posters, signs, menus, and other graphic projects. Fonts include the jagged-edged style of Ransom Note, playful Kidprint and Fingerpaint, angular Desert Rat, whimsical Crazy Eights, and dozens more: Ninja, Hardscrabble, Everglades, Double Take, Bushman, Bramble, and Aspodistra.

Monographic Series

Author: Library of Congress
ISBN: UIUC:30112024897610
Release Date: 1982
Genre: Children's literature in series