Selected projects

Medicine’s Michelangelo

Category: biography
Publisher: Turkey Creek Press
Format: 6″ × 9″ softcover
Brief: copyediting; line editing; interior book design and composition; cover design and production; project management

Frank Netter is a name familiar to anyone now living who ever studied medicine. His medical illustrations are still in print. His daughter’s richly remembered biography was published in hardcover by a university press and was well received, but the author retained the rights to the softcover edition. She updated the text and added more color plates. The design challenge was to manage digital printing of a low volume of books with a substantial number of color pages and keep the cost within bounds so the book can be sold at a profit.

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