Robert Bringhurst

Robert Bringhurst is a Canadian poet, typographer, and author. He is best known for his work 'The Elements of Typographic Style', a reference book of typefaces, glyphs, and the visual and geometric arrangement of type. He has also published poetry and translations of works from Haida, a Native American language. Bringhurst's contributions to typography and design are widely respected in the literary and design communities.


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  1. 1. Masterworks of the Classical Haida Mythtellers

    "Masterworks of the Classical Haida Mythtellers" is a collection of stories from the Haida people, an indigenous group from the Pacific Northwest Coast of North America. The book provides a deep and insightful exploration of Haida mythology and culture through its rich oral literature. The author has painstakingly translated these tales from the original Haida language into English, maintaining their poetic and narrative essence. The collection serves as a significant contribution to the preservation and understanding of Haida cultural heritage and indigenous storytelling traditions.