Nihon-ji Free Style Complete
A collection of hand-drawn lettering by Japanese graphic designer, typographer, and calligrapher Shigeru Inada (1926-2009) that charts assorted unique approaches to lettering from the 1960s through the 1990s. An excellent reference volume for type designers, lettering aficionados, and those interested in typographic culture.
Published by Seibundo Shinkosha Co.,Ltd.
Text and lettering samples in Japanese
Softcover, 480 pages, b&w, 5.8 × 8.25 inches