Shoplifters 8: New Type Design has been reprinted in a revised and expanded edition. 

Shoplifters 8 looks at contemporary typeface design. It features over 100 new, in progress, or unreleased typefaces. It also features an interview with designer Berton Hasebe, an excerpt of a research project and book on the Facit Corpor- ation by Our Polite Society, and a section on real and speculative type design tools by Dinamo. Intro written by Kris Sowersby (Klim Type Foundry).


—110 typefaces by over 60 designers
—Facit AB–Z (Excerpt) by Our Polite Society
—Interview with Berton Hasebe (By Harry Gassel)
—"Tools" by Dinamo
—Intro written by Kris Sowersby


SIZE: 6.75×9.5"
PAGES: 648
BINDING: Hardcover
TYPE: RH Inter by Robert Huber and Simon Mono by JP Haynie and Robert Janes
CATALOG#: N04-016

Designed by Actual Source
Published by Actual Source


Shoplifters is a bi-annual publication featuring the work of contemporary artists, photographers, designers, illustrators etc,. Shoplifters doesn’t have a single identity, it’s size, paper, typography, and tone changes each time it’s published.

Actual Source Shoplifters Eight (Revised + Expanded): New Type Design

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