General Design

ALAN KITCHING: A LIFE IN LETTERPRESS

Written by Walters, John L
Designed by Simon Esterson of Esterson Associates, this long-awaited monograph documents the work of world-renowned typographer, designer and letterpress practitioner Alan Kitching.
April 4, 2017 | Hardcover | Laurence King |
$70.00
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TYPE ON SCREEN: A CRITICAL GUIDE FOR DESIGNERS, WRITERS, DEVELOPERS, AND STUDENTS

The long awaited follow-up to our all-time bestseller Thinking with Type is here. Type on Screen is the definitive guide to using classic typographic concepts of form and structure to make dynamic compositions for screen-based applications.
May 13, 2014 | Paperback | Princeton Architectural Press |
$24.95
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GRID SYSTEMS: PRINCIPLES OF ORGANIZING TYPE

Written by Elam, Kimberly
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 that few designers truly understand the complexities and potential riches of grid composition.
November 1, 2004 | Paperback | Princeton Architectural Press |
$24.95
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BY ITS COVER

Written by Sternberger, Paul
We all know we're not supposed to judge books by their covers, but the truth is that we do just that nearly every time we walk into a bookstore or pull a book off a tightly packed shelf. It's really not something we should be ashamed about, for it reinforces something we sincerely believe: design matters.
November 1, 2005 | Paperback | Princeton Architectural Press |
$29.95
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BUSINESS OF CREATIVITY: HOW TO BUILD THE RIGHT TEAM FOR SUCCESS

Written by Granet, Keith
Long known as the go-to management consultant of the design world, Keith Granet reveals more of his clear-eyed insights about running a creative business in this follow-up to his book The Business of Design.
December 6, 2016 | Hardcover | Princeton Architectural Press |
$40.00
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GRIDS & GUIDES: 3 NOTEPADS FOR VISUAL THINKERS

Written by Princeton Architectural Press
Sketch, catalog, plot, thumbnail, dream, and develop with these three distinctive, colorful tablets a companion to our bestselling Grids & Guides Notebook. Each pad in this new format features handy scientific resources from precise measurements to Pythagoras's constant to the golden ratio to spark creative thinking or aid in the design process.
February 17, 2015 | Other | Princeton Architectural Press | 150 Pages |
$14.95
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GRIDS & GUIDES (RED): A NOTEBOOK FOR VISUAL THINKERS

Written by Princeton Architectural Press
Our bestseller is now available in red! Grids & Guides promises another 144 pages of varied and unusual graph paper (including some new grid designs), interspersed with more engaging charts and infographics from knot tying to logic expressions for right- and left-brainers alike. If your designs, notes, or other visual thinking need a splash of color, this is the answer.
September 1, 2015 | Hardcover | Princeton Architectural Press | 160 Pages |
$16.95
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GOLDEN SECRETS OF LETTERING: LETTER DESIGN FROM FIRST SKETCH TO FINAL ARTWORK

Written by Flor, Martina
The Golden Secrets of Lettering is a comprehensive, beautifully illustrated guide to hand lettering.
April 18, 2017 | Hardcover | Princeton Architectural Press | 160 Pages |
$35.00

BOOK OF CIRCLES: VISUALIZING SPHERES OF KNOWLEDGE

Written by Lima, Manuel
In this follow-up to his hugely popular The Book of Trees and Visual Complexity, Manuel Lima takes us on a lively tour through millennia of circular information design.
May 2, 2017 | Hardcover | Princeton Architectural Press | 272 Pages |
$40.00

ILLUSTRATORS ANNUAL 2017

Written by Bologna Children's Book Fair
A highlight of the time-honored gathering of children's publishers in Bologna, Italy, the Illustrators Annual juried every year from the finest art at the show celebrates debut and storied talent from around the world, the talent that engages a whole new generation of booklovers. This glorious compendium can be read cover to cover or browsed through at random.
September 26, 2017 | Paperback | Chronicle Books |
$40.00

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