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Monday, September 05, 2005

Bait and Switch

Holy bejesus that is some awful kerning on the title. I thought it was perhaps the scan, but here's a photo of the cover. Yikes.


kitty said...

I'm getting seasick looking at it.

grandma blue said...

Wow. I'm wondering if someone told the AD "okay, now make the title REALLY BIG."

chuck said...

Nasty and the all centered design, yuck. I imagine the author asked for big type so the book stands out more. It seems to be a common misconception by people that bigger type will attract the eyes.