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The Visual Display of Quantitative Information 2nd Edition
The Visual Display of Quantitative Information 2nd Edition
by Edward R. Tufte
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The rise of infographics across virtually all print and electronic mediaand#8212;from a striking breakdown of classic cocktails to a graphic tracking 200 influential moments that changed the world to visually arresting depictions of Twitter trafficand... (read more)

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Beautiful Evidence
Beautiful Evidence
by Edward R. Tufte
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The rise of infographics across virtually all print and electronic mediaand#8212;from a striking breakdown of classic cocktails to a graphic tracking 200 influential moments that changed the world to visually arresting depictions of Twitter trafficand... (read more)

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Just My Type: A Book about Fonts
Just My Type: A Book about Fonts
by Simon Garfield
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A delightfully inquisitive tour that explores the rich history and the subtle powers of fonts. Fonts surround us every day, on street signs and buildings, on movie posters and books, and on just about every product that we buy. But where do fonts come... (read more)

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Envisioning Information (90 Edition)
Envisioning Information (90 Edition)
by Edward R. Tufte
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This book celebrates escapes from the flatlands of both paper and computer screen, showing superb displays of high-dimensional complex data. The most design-oriented of Edward Tufte's books, Envisioning Information shows maps, charts, scientific... (read more)

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Graphic Style : From Victorian To Digital ((Rev)00 Edition)
Graphic Style : From Victorian To Digital ((Rev)00 Edition)
by Steven Heller
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' This visual survey of graphic design styles through the ages is an essential resource for designers, art and design students, and art lovers. With more than 700 illustrations, it is the only wide-ranging history of graphic design to be completely... (read more)

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Typographic Workbook 2ND Edition a Primer To His
Typographic Workbook 2ND Edition a Primer To His
by Kate Clair
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The third edition of this best selling typography textbook has been fully revised for clarity and cohesiveness of content. Review questions and the use of sidebars highlight important learning objectives for each chapter. Supplementary instructor... (read more)

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Presenting Your Findings (6TH 10 Edition)
Presenting Your Findings (6TH 10 Edition)
by Adelheid A. M. Nicol
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Gone are the days when researchers and students were forced to search through journals for the best way to construct a table of results. Updated to reflect current standards in reporting and graphic displays, Presenting Your Findings: A Practical Guide... (read more)

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Handbook of Print Media : Technologies and Production Methods - With CD (01 Edition)
Handbook of Print Media : Technologies and Production Methods - With CD (01 Edition)
by Helmut (ed.) Kipphan
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Printers nowadays are having to learn new technologies if they are to remain competitive. This innovative, practical manual is specifically designed to cater to these training demands. Written by an expert in the field, the Handbook is unique in covering... (read more)

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Design Through Discovery (6TH 94 Edition)
Design Through Discovery (6TH 94 Edition)
by Marjorie E. Bevlin
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An ideal choice for courses that combine the study of two-dimensional and three-dimensional art, this book presents an analysis of the elements and principles of design as they apply to various fields of human design.... (read more)

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Type : Secret History of Letters (04 Edition)
Type : Secret History of Letters (04 Edition)
by Simon Loxley
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If you've ever wondered exactly what a Zapf is, or if Baskerville has anything to do with Sherlock Holmes, Type is the answer to these questions and more. This is the story of the passions, and obsessions of the creator of type; of the influences of wars,... (read more)

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Thinking With Type (2ND 10 Edition)
Thinking With Type (2ND 10 Edition)
by Ellen Lupton
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Our all time best selling book is now available in a revised and expanded second edition. Thinking with Type is the definitive guide to using typography in visual communication, from the printed page to the computer screen. This revised edition includes... (read more)

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Visual Literacy : Image, Mind, and Reality (94 Edition)
Visual Literacy : Image, Mind, and Reality (94 Edition)
by Paul Messaris
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Encouraging his readers to become visually literate, Paul Messaris takes them on a journey through four major conceptual levels of understanding: imparting visual literacy as a prerequisite for comprehending visual media; creating awareness of the... (read more)

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Italic Calligraphy and Handwriting Exercises and Text
Italic Calligraphy and Handwriting Exercises and Text
by Lloyd J. Reynolds
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Far and away the most popular, most authoritative book in the field, this little volume takes the reader through every stage in the study of Italic handwriting and calligraphy. Separate sections on Roman capitals as well as page and book design make this... (read more)

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Design Basics Index (04 Edition)
Design Basics Index (04 Edition)
by Jim Krause
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Master the 3 C's of Head-Turning Design Cover your basics with the book that covers everything from typography and color to layout and business issues Jim Krause, author of the popular Index series, guides you through the understanding and practice of... (read more)

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Meggs' History of Graphic Design
Meggs' History of Graphic Design
by Philip B Meggs
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Note from the publisher: An access card with redemption code for the online Interactive Resource Center is included with all new, print copies or can be purchased separately (... (read more)

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The Design of Everyday Things
The Design of Everyday Things
by Donald A Norman
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First, businesses discovered quality as a key competitive edge; next came service. Now, Donald A. Norman, former Director of the Institute for Cognitive Science at the University of California, reveals how smart design is the new competitive frontier... (read more)

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Graphic Design, Referenced: a Visual Guide To the Language, Applications, and History of Graphic Design (09 Edition)
Graphic Design, Referenced: a Visual Guide To the Language, Applications, and History of Graphic Design (09 Edition)
by Armin Vit
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Graphic Design, Referenced is a visual and informational guide to the most commonly referenced terms, historical moments, landmark projects, and influential practitioners in the field of graphic design. With more than 2,000 design projects illustrating... (read more)

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Type and Image : the Language of Graphic Design (89 Edition)
Type and Image : the Language of Graphic Design (89 Edition)
by Phillip B. Meggs
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Type and Image The Language of Graphic Design Philip B. Meggs What is the essence of graphic design? How do graphic designers solve problems, organize space, and imbue their work with those visual and symbolic qualities that enable it to convey visual... (read more)

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Grid Systems : Principles of Organizing Type (04 Edition)
Grid Systems : Principles of Organizing Type (04 Edition)
by Kimberly Elam
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Although grid systems are the foundation for almost all typographic design, they are often associated with rigid, formulaic solutions. However, the belief that all great design is nonetheless based on grid systems (even if only subverted ones) suggests... (read more)

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The Art of Looking Sideways
The Art of Looking Sideways
by Alan Fletcher
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The Art of Looking Sideways is a primer in visual intelligence, an exploration of the workings of the eye, the hand, the brain and the imagination. It is an inexhaustible mine of anecdotes, quotations, images, curious facts and useless information... (read more)

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