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PM A Journal for art directors and production people was in circulation from 1934 to 1942. This Special edition is focused on The Bauhaus Tradition and the New Typography.

Features the first published account in English of the Bauhaus Typographic philosophy and the work of Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Herbert Bayer, Walter Gropius, Jan Tschichold and Karel Teige.

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PM Journal, June–July 1938
PM Journal, June–July 1938
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