Elements of Typographic Style|
by Robert Bringhurst Features everything
you wanted to know about type but are afraid to ask your
Now you can tell your ogonoks from your cedillas!
The Thames and Hudson Manual of Typography
Fine Print on Type : The Best of Fine Print Magazine
on Type and Typography
on Type : An Illustrated Anthology from William Morris
to the Present Day |
CounterPunch- Making Type in the Sixteenth Century,
Designing Typefaces Now by Fred Smeijers-
This book puts a unique perspective on digital type design
by looking at the now almost lost art of the punch cutter.
Typology : Type Design from the Victorian Era to the
Digital Age by Steven Heller, Louise Fili
A Tally of Types by Stanley Morison
Graphic Style: From Victorian to Post-Modern
by Steven Heller, Seymour Chwast
This book is a great companion to the P22 catalog in explaining
what we merely hint at.
Edward Fella: Letters on America by Lewis
Blackwell, Lorraine Wild, Lucy Bates (Photographer)
- A great photo-essay book featuring polaroids of found
Maeda @ Media by John Maeda, Nicholas
Negroponte- Another book by John
Maeda, one of those rare individuals who can bridge
the technical with the aeshtetic.
Letterforms: Bawdy, Bad and Beautiful: by
Steven Heller, Christine Thompson- The evolution of
hand-drawn, humorous, vernacular, and experimental type
Design Connoisseur by Steven Heller, Louise
Fili-An eclectic collection of imagery and type