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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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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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Megg's History of Graphic Design (5TH 12 Edition)
Megg's History of Graphic Design (5TH 12 Edition)
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 Art of Innovation: Lessons in Creativity from Ideo, America's Leading Design Firm
The Art of Innovation: Lessons in Creativity from Ideo, America's Leading Design Firm
by Thomas Kelley and Jonathan Littman
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Could looking at Monetandrsquo;s water lily paintings save your company millions? Could studying Edward Hopperandrsquo;s Automat alert you to symptoms of your childandrsquo;s ADD or help identify the pickpocket who just lifted your wallet? and#160; Art... (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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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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Design Writing Research : Writing on Graphic Design (99 Edition)
Design Writing Research : Writing on Graphic Design (99 Edition)
by Ellen Lupton
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Design Writing Research is a highly acclaimed critical study of graphic design and typography. Authoritative and beautifully produced, it is invaluable for anyone interested in the art and history of books, advertising and in theories of visual and... (read more)

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Lettering and Type (09 Edition)
Lettering and Type (09 Edition)
by Bruce Willen
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No component of graphic design has attracted as much interest or inspired as much innovation in recent years as lettering and type. These fundamentals of design, once the exclusive domain of professional typographers, have become an essential starting... (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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The Laws of Simplicity: Design, Technology, Business, Life
The Laws of Simplicity: Design, Technology, Business, Life
by John Maeda
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andlt;Pandgt;Finally, we are learning that simplicity equals sanity. We're rebelling against technology that's too complicated, DVD players with too many menus, and software accompanied by 75-megabyte "read me" manuals. The iPod's clean gadgetry has made... (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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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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Seventy-Nine Short Essays on Design
Seventy-Nine Short Essays on Design
by Michael Bierut
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Now in Paperback! A collection of essays by Michael Bierut, Pentagram partner, cofounder of the website Design Observer, and AIGA board member. Bierut is one of the best-respected and most-beloved writers within the graphic design field, a spokesman for... (read more)

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D.I.Y. Design It Yourself
D.I.Y. Design It Yourself
by Ellen Lupton
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No more excuses. With this book, virtually any design task is within your grasp. Just do it (yourself)!... (read more)

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Primer of Visual Literacy (73 Edition)
Primer of Visual Literacy (73 Edition)
by Donis A. Dondis
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Responding to the need she so clearly perceives, Ms. Dondis, a designer and teacher of broad experience, has provided a beginning text for art and design students and a basic text for all other students--those who do not intend to become artists or... (read more)

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Making and Breaking the Grid
Making and Breaking the Grid
by Timothy Samara
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For designers working in every medium, layout is arguable the most basic, and most important, element. Effective layout is essential to communication and enables the end user to not only be drawn in with an innovative design but to digest information... (read more)

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