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By Donald E. Knuth

In this assortment, the second one within the sequence, Knuth explores the connection among pcs and typography. the current quantity, within the phrases of the writer, is a legacy to the entire paintings he has performed on typography. whilst he notion he could take many years' go away from his major paintings at the artwork of machine programming, as is celebrated, the fast typographic detour lasted greater than a decade. while variety designers, punch cutters, typographers, booklet historians, and students visited the college in this interval, it gave to Stanford what a few deliberate to be its golden age of electronic typography. by means of the author's personal admission, the current paintings is likely one of the such a lot tough books that he has ready. this can be really a piece that merely Knuth himself can have produced.

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