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Typography books

Type and Typography

Phil Baines.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Signs: Lettering in the Environment

Phil Baines, Catherine Dixon.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

A View of Early Typography

Harry Carter.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Unjustified Text: Perspectives on Typography

Robin Kinross.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Karel Martens: Printed Matter / Drukwerk

Robin Kinross, Karel Martens, Jaap van Triest.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Counterpunch

Fred Smeijers.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Stop Stealing Sheep

Erik Spiekermann, E.M. Ginger.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Basic Typography

James Craig.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Typo – When, Who, How

F Friedl.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Typographic Design

Rob Carter, Philip B Meggs, Ben Day.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

The Elements of Typographic Style

Robert Bringhurst.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Typographica

Rick Poynor.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Dimensional Typography: Words in Space

J. Abbott Miller.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Fuck Off Typography

Gerard Saint.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Typography

Wolfgang Weingart.
Magma Books / Niggli / UK booksearch

Typography

Friedl, Ott, Stein.
Magma Books / Niggli / UK booksearch

Basic Typography: Design With Letters

Ruedi Ruegg.
Magma Books / Niggli / UK booksearch

Typography: Macro + Micro Aesthetics

Willi Kunz.
Magma Books / Niggli / UK booksearch

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Information architecture Information design Reading

Information architecture books

Information Architecture for the World Wide Web

Louis Rosenfeld, Peter Morville. Now in its second edition, undoubtedly the best introduction to IA.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Information Architects

Richard Saul Wurman.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Practical Information Architecture

Eric L. Reiss.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Information Architecture: Blueprints for the Web

Christina Wodtke.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Mapping Web Sites

Paul Kahn, Krzysztof Lenk. A suprisingly badly designed book, but packed full of very inspirational information architecture examples, from isometric site-maps to flow charts and wireframes.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Dynamics in Document Design

Karen A. Schriver.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Content Critical

Gerry McGovern
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

The Web Content Style Guide

Gerry McGovern
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Web Navigation

Jennifer Fleming.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Sorting Things Out

Geoffrey C. Bowker, Susan Leigh Star.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

The Intellectual Foundation of Information Organization

Elaine Svenonius
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Laws of the Web

Bernardo A. Huberman.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

Infosense: Turning Information into Knowledge

Keith Devlin.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com

The Social Life of Information

John Seely Brown, Paul Duguid.
amazon.co.uk / amazon.com