Shoplifters 10: New Type Design Vol. 2


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This hefty tome from Actual Source features 156 typefaces by 114 designers. A follow-up to 2019's Shoplifters 8, this publication takes a similarly wide-ranging look at contemporary typeface design, spotlighting exciting new developments. 

This issue's "Special Features" includes contributions from designer and stone carver Nick Benson and the John Steven Shop, and a conversation between Benson and graphic designer Jack Fahnestock. Also includes: "Modular Typeface Cubes for the Bibliotèque du Luxembourg with Sascha Lobe" by Perrin Drumm; a specimen for Edition Typeface by Elias Hanzer; and "Lines" by AllCaps (an international practice of type designers dedicated to publishing high-quality typefaces: Jan Novak, Malte Bentzen, Ondrej Bachor, and Sascha Bente).

Shoplifters 10 also includes a character overview, and indexes organized by designer and foundry.

Designed by Actual Source
With contributions from Kellen Renstrom, Jack Fahnestock, Anna Sagström, Mengyi Qian, Milo Bonacci, Anežka Minaříková, Marek Nedelka, Laurenz Brunner, and Selina Bernet

Published by Actual Source, 2022

Hardcover with yellow ribbon marker, 832 pages, 2-color offset, 6.5 × 9.325 inches

ISBN: 978-1-7335830-7-7

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