General Design

ESSAY ON TYPOGRAPHY (REVISED)

Written by Gill, Eric
Born in 1882, Eric Gill was an artist, letter carver, polemicist, and social reformer. In 1925, he had started drawing alphabets and printing books, and in 1931, this plainspoken little book was a fustian and forceful argument for common sense in design, composed for anyone remotely interested in the subtle and evolving challenge of the typographic arts.
September 8, 2015 | Paperback | David R. Godine Publisher | 133 Pages |
$11.95

GIAMBATTISTA BODONI: HIS LIFE AND HIS WORLD

Written by Lester, Valerie
A lively, lavishly illustrated biography of the great printer Bodoni, vividly describing his work, life, and times while justifying his reputation as the "prince of typographers." This is the first English-language biography of the relentlessly ambitious and incomparably talented printer Giambattista Bodoni (1740-1813).
September 8, 2015 | Hardcover | David R. Godine Publisher | 400 Pages |
$40.00

RUBELLI: THE ART OF WEAVING

Written by Favaretto, Irene
There has always been a very close tie between precious fabrics and the lagoon city. Even today it is possible to find places in Venice, sometimes hidden away, sometimes located in ancient palaces and residences, where the precious textile still holds sway.
May 15, 2012 | Hardcover_OOP | Marsilio Editori |
$65.00

COLOR PROBLEMS: A PRACTICAL MANUAL FOR THE LAY STUDENT OF COLOR

Written by Noyes Vanderpoel, Emily
Emily Noyes Vanderpoel (1842-1939) was an artist, collector, scholar, and historian working at the dawn of the 20th century. Her first and most prominent work, Color Problems: A Practical Manual for the Lay Student of Color, provides a comprehensive overview of the main ideas of color theory at the time, as well as her wildly original approaches to color analysis and interaction.
November 6, 2018 | Paperback | Sacred Bones Books |
$35.00

BOOKFORMS: A COMPLETE GUIDE TO DESIGNING AND CRAFTING HAND-BOUND BOOKS, FROM THE CENTER FOR BOOK ARTS

Brought to you by the instructors at the Center for Book Arts, Bookforms is a comprehensive guide for making books by hand with a focus on functionality in design. Written by the experts at the Center for Book Arts in New York, Bookforms presents all the instruction you need to craft by hand a comprehensive array of historic bookbinding styles from all over the wor
January 22, 2019 | Hardcover | Rockport Publishers | 176 Pages |
$30.00

IDENTITY DESIGNED: THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO VISUAL BRANDING

Written by Airey, David
Ideal for students of design, independent designers, and entrepreneurs who want to expand their understanding of effective design in business, Identity Designed is the definitive guide to visual branding. Written by best-selling writer and renowned designer David Airey, Identity Designed formalizes the process and the benefits of brand identity design and includ
January 22, 2019 | Hardcover | Rockport Publishers | 288 Pages |
$40.00

PAPER: MATERIAL, MEDIUM, MAGIC

Wide-ranging and multi-faceted this intriguing and beautifully produced book will change the way you relate to paper in an increasingly paperless society. While sheets of paper are disappearing from our homes and offices, the medium is experiencing a renaissance in the worlds of art, design, and architecture.
June 19, 2018 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 272 Pages |
$40.00

BRICKS FROM THE KILN #2

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February 1, 2017 | Paperback |
$26.00

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