Down with Big Brother

Author: MICHAEL DOBBS

Publisher: KNOPF

Too often, designers hear the refrain, “Make the type bigger.” Some editors think that larger type translates directly into larger sales. This is an instance where larger type originated on the design side. This book, not the first we've done about “The Fall of the Soviet Empire”, had a rallying cry for it’s title. This cover suggests a protest poster with type as large as possible, only with slightly higher typographic standards.