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Main Title Typography For Lawyers /
Author Butterick, Matthew,
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Garner, Bryan A.,
Publisher O'Connor's/Jones McClure,
Year Published 2015
OCLC Number 929908941
ISBN 9781598392623; 159839262X
Subjects Legal composition ; Layout (Printing) ; Printing--United States ; Dummies (Bookselling) ; dummies (printed matter)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  KF250.B88 2015 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/24/2023
Edition 2nd edition.
Collation 240 pages : illustrations ; 22 x 18 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-233) and index (back cover).
Contents Notes
"Originally released to great acclaim in 2010, Typography for Lawyers was the first guide to the essentials of typography aimed specifically at lawyers. Author Matthew Butterick, an attorney and Harvard-trained typographer, dispelled the myth that legal documents are incompatible with excellent typography. Butterick explained how to get professional results with the tools you already have quickly and easily. Revised and updated ... the second edition includes: new topics such as email, footnotes, alternate figures, and OpenType features; avice for presentations, contracts, grids of numbers, and court opinions; technical tips covering the newest versions of Word and WordPerfect for Windows and OS X; new font recommendations, including two that are free; new essays on the font copyrights, screen-reading considerations, and typographic disputes that have reached the courts; a refreshed layout, featuring type features designed by the author." website.