TITLE

AIGA Shows the 50 best books of 1993

AUTHOR(S)
Hilts, Paul
PUB. DATE
July 1994
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;7/25/1994, Vol. 241 Issue 30, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the American Institute of Graphic Arts' selection of 50 best-designed books for 1993 at the Frankfurt Book Fair in Germany. Display of the winners at the Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Columbia University in New York City and in the Book Arts International in Germany; Winning categories; Members of the selection panel.
ACCESSION #
9408093133

 

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