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Editing, Design and Book Production

Charles Foster

Editing, Design and Book Production

Guide for Small Publishers

by Charles Foster

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Published by Journeyman P. .
Written in English


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StatementCharlesFoster.
The Physical Object
Pagination(192)p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21942251M
ISBN 101851720464

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First issued in and revised init has now been thoroughly reorganized and updated to reflect the profound changes in the bookmaking process Cited by: 2. This is a complete guide to producing a book from manuscript to the final printed volume.

The book covers all stages of the process, from commissioning and copy-editing, to design, typesetting, illustration and artwork preparation, printing and paper, right through to finishing and binding. Bookmaking: Editing, Design, Production.

The computer-centered method of getting from the author's conception to completed print-or electronic-book has come to dominate publishing, involving not only the setting of type but also the preparation of manuscripts, editing, illustration creation and processing, page makeup, color separation, and preparation for printing/5.

Book Description WW Norton & Co, United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Third Edition. Language: English.

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The most useful part of this book was it's extensive glossary, comprising about 1/3 of the entire book. As one who was completely new to self-publishing, it was there that I was able to located almost every term I needed to understand for book design and production/5(6).

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