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The Manual £45.00 £75.00


This book collects the many individual sheets of the original 1965 British Rail Corporate Identity Manual into a unique singular volume.


  • Foreword by Michael C Place, creative director and founder of Build.
  • Introduction by Tony Howard, former head of design at British Rail, now managing director of Transport Design Consultancy.
  • Interview with Gerry Barney, designer of the British Rail double arrow symbol.
  • Essay from James Greenfield, creative director & founder of Koto.
  • Essay from Dr Paul Rennie, writer and Context Subject Leader at Central Saint Martins.

Print Specification

310 x 247mm
5 throwout pages
252 Photographic images
H-UV Litho printed
CMYK with 2 spot colours
130gsm Lessebo Design
Smooth 2 colour foil cover
Buckram cloth cover

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