Category

Typographic Design

Carter, Rob; Demao, John; and Wheeler, Sandy. Working with type 5: exhibitions.

Bringhurst, Robert. The Elements of Typographic Style.

Carter, Rob. Typographic Design: Form and Communication, 4th edition.

Kunz, Willi. Typography: macro- and microaesthetics.

Lupton, Ellen. Thinking with Type.

Rüder, Emil. Typography As Communication and Form.

Rüder, Emil. Typography: a manual of design.

Spiekerman, Erik, and E.M. Ginger. Stop stealing sheep & find out how type works.

Squire, Victoria. Getting It Right with Type.

Weingart, Wolfgang. Typography.

Weingart, Wolfgang. How Can One Make Swiss Typography?

Williams, Robin. The Mac is Not a Typewriter.

Grid Systems

Müller-Brockmann, Josef. Grid systems in graphic design.

Elam, Kimberly. Grid Systems.

Roberts, Luciennne and Thrift, Julia. The Designer and the Grid. Switerland: RotoVision SA. 2005.

Type Theory and History

Drucker, Johanna. The visible word: experimental typography and modern art, 1909-1923.

Heller, Steven and Philip B. Meggs, eds. Texts on type: critical writings on typography.

Heller, Steven and Louise Fili. Typology: type design from the Victorian era to the digital age.

Heller, Steven and Christine Thompson. Letterforms bawdy, bad & beautiful: the evolution of hand-drawn, humorous, vernacular, and experimental.

Jaspert, W. Pincus, W. Berry Turner, and A.F Johnson, Encyclopaedia of Typefaces.

Loxley, Simon. Type: The Secret History of Letters.

McGrew, Mac. American Metal Typefaces of the Twentieth Century.

Middendorp, Jan. Dutch Type.

Poynor, Rick. Typographica.

Graphic Design

Lupton, Ellen; Jennifer Cole Phillips. Graphic Design: The New Basics.

Lupton, Ellen. Indie Publishing: How to Design and Produce Your Own Book.

Theory history and pedagogy

Armstrong, Hellen. Graphic Design Theory: Readings From the Field.

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