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    Visual interpretation of Italo Calvino's masterpiece “If On A Winter Night A Traveler”. Large format book, using an internal smaller format for … Read More
    Visual interpretation of Italo Calvino's masterpiece “If On A Winter Night A Traveler”. Large format book, using an internal smaller format for section openers. Developed for the Editorial Design course at Scuola Politecnica di Design during Spring 2014 by Andrea A. Trabucco-Campos and Aunie Frisch. Read Less
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P R E F A C E
 
Italo Calvino’s “If On A Winter's Night A Traveler” is composed by 12 sections. Each section starts with a direct address to the reader, which is followed by traditional narration.
 
C O N C E P T
 
Render Calvino’s text accessible, legible, and visually clear.
 
Challenge typographic rules, book formats and layouts, and the use of photography in narrative volumes.
 
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E L E M E N T S
 
Large format pages: Photographs + Narration
Small format pages: Direct address to the reader
Notations in red: Analysis to the text
Photography: Candida Höfer
 
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S P E C I A L   T H A N K S   T O

 
Candida Höfer 
for her incredible generosity and impeccable eye

Luca Pitoni & Giacomo Traldi
for all their valuable guidance
 
Legatoria D'Arte Giovanni Códina (Milano)
for preserving the craft and quality of Italian bookbinding