A selection of design-related titles from my bookshelves. Books are linked to the publisher’s website, where possible.

8vo: On the outside, Hamish Muir, Mark Holt
A *New* Program for Graphic Design, David Reinfurt
A Dictionary of Color Combinations, Sanzo Wada
A Fortunate Man, John Berger, Jean Mohr
A Glossary With Some Pieces of Verse, William Barnes, Jacob Poole
A Primer of Visual Literacy, Doris A. Dondis
A Year with Swollen Appendices, Brian Eno
About Graphic Design, Richard Hollis
Adrian Henri: Total Artist, Catherine Marcangeli
All information correct at the time of going to press, Stuart Bailey, Daniel Eatock
Alphabets, Wim Crouwel
Alpine Spoilers, Kate Morrell
Anthony Froshaug: Typography & texts / Documents of a life, Robin Kinross
Artists’ Cocktails, 3rd ed., Ryan Gander
Autoprogettazione?, Enzo Mari
Boooook: The Life and Work of Bob Cobbing, William Cobbing, Rosie Cooper
Bricks from the Kiln #1, Matthew Stuart, Andrew Lister
Bricks from the Kiln #2, Matthew Stuart, Andrew Lister
British Rail Corporate Identity Manual
Build: Blood, Sweat & 11 Years, Michael C. Place
Center for Advanced Visual Studies, David Reinfurt
Copy This Book: An artist’s guide to copyright, Eric Schrijver
David Hockney, Andrew Wilson, Chris Stephens
Dear Lulu, James Goggin
Design as Art, Bruno Munari
Design for the Real World, Victor Papanek
Designing Programmes, Karl Gerstner
Designing Type, Karen Cheng
Designing Universal Knowledge (The World as Flatland – Report 1), Gerlinde Schuller
Designing books: practice and theory, Jost Hochuli
Detail in Typography, Jost Hochuli
Die Kunst der Typographie, Paul Renner
Dot Dot Dot 10, Stuart Bailey, David Reinfurt
Dot Dot Dot 15, Stuart Bailey, David Reinfurt
Dot Dot Dot 16, Stuart Bailey, David Reinfurt
Dot Dot Dot 17, Stuart Bailey, David Reinfurt
Dot Dot Dot 18, Stuart Bailey, David Reinfurt
Dot Dot Dot 20, Stuart Bailey, David Reinfurt
Dot Dot Dot 8, Stuart Bailey, Peter Biľak
Dressed in Black: Spektrum and Lothar Reher, Adrien Vasquez, Wayne Daly
Edges of the Experiment: The Making of the American Landscape, Marie-José Jongerius
Encyclopaedia of typefaces, Jaspert, Berry and Johnson
Exhibition Prosthetics by Joseph Grigley
Extended Caption (DDDG), Stuart Bailey
Folk Archive, Jeremy Deller
Footnotes issue A
Form+code in design, art, and architecture, Casey Reas, Chandler McWilliams, LUST
Forms of Inquiry Annex, Zak Kyes, Capucine Perrot
Forms of Inquiry Reading Room, Zak Kyes, Mark Owens
Forms of Inquiry: The Architecture of Critical Graphic Design, Zak Kyes, Mark Owens
Graphic #37: Introduction to Computation
Graphic #9: Werkplaats Typografie Special Issue
Graphic Design in America, Phil Freshman, Mildred Friedman
Graphic Design: A Concise History, Richard Hollis
Graphic Design: History in the Writing (1983–2011), Sara De Bondt, Catherine de Smet
Graphic Design: Now in Production, Ellen Lupton, Andrew Blauvelt
Graphic Thought Facility, Zoë Ryan
Grid systems in graphic design, 7th ed., Josef Müller-Brockmann
Heaven is Real: John Maus and the Truth of Pop, Adam Harper
Helvetica: Homage to a Typeface, 2nd ed., Lars Müller
Henry van de Velde: The Artist as Designer, Richard Hollis
Imprint, Daniel Eatock
In Alphabetical Order, Stuart Bailey
Jan Tschichold: a life in typography, Ruari McLean
John Baldessari: Pure Beauty, Leslie Jones, Jessica Morgan
Karel Martens: Motion, Chris Fitzpatrick
Learning from Las Vegas, Revised Edition, Steven Izenour, Denise Scott Brown, Robert Venturi
Letraset: Graphic Design Handbook
Max Bill: Form, Function, Beauty = Gestalt, Max Bill
Maximage Formula Guide: Special Colors for Offset Printing, Maximage
Models & Constructs, Norman Potter
Modern typography, Robin Kinross
Modern typography in Britain: graphic design, politics, and society (Typography papers 8)
Monty Python’s Big Red Book, Monty Python
Muriel Cooper, Robert Wiesenberger, David Reinfurt
Museum Pictorial, Kate Morrell
My Grandfather’s Tree, Max Lamb
Mythologies, Roland Barthes
OASE #74: Invention
OASE #88: Exhibitions. Showing and Producing Architecture, D’Laine Camp
Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth, R. Buckminster Fuller
Picasso and I, Ryan Gander
Please Come to the Show, David Senior
Post-Digital Print – The Mutation of Publishing since 1894 (third edition), Alessandro Ludovico
Printed Matter / Drukwerk, Karel Martens
Process: A Tomato Project, Tomato
Real Review #1
Real Review #2
Real Review #3
Reprint, Karel Martens
Richard Hollis designs for the Whitechapel, Christopher Wilson
Richard’s Bicycle Book, completely revised and enlarged edition, Richard Ballantine
Road and Rail Links between Sheffield and Manchester, Adam Murray
Rock / Music / Writings, Dan Graham
Roger Ackling: Between the Lines, Emma Kalkhoven
SPAN: Conversations on Design & Technology, Rob Giampietro, Amber Bravo
Seeing Things: Collected Writing on Art, Craft and Design
Seventy-nine Short Essays on Design, Michael Bierut
Slammm, Ramble, Perform, Ria Pacquee
Solution 1-10: Umbauland, Ingo Niermann
Solution 11-167: The Book of Scotlands, Momus
Solution 9: The Great Pyramid, Ingo Niermann
Someday is Now: The Art of Corita Kent, Ian Berry, Michael Duncan
Statement and Counter-Statement: Notes on Experimental Jetset, Experimental Jetset
Street Talk: Amsterdam, Stephen Willats
Super Normal: Sensations of the Ordinary, Naoto Fukasawa
The Age of Earthquakes: A Guide to the Extreme Present
The Art of Looking Sideways, Alan Fletcher
The Artist by Himself: Self-portrait drawings from youth to old age, Joan Kinneir
The Form of the Book Book, Sara De Bondt, Fraser Muggeridge
The Medium is the Massage, Marshall McLuhan
The Portable John Latham, Antony Hudek, Athanasios Velios
The Puffin Book of Lettering, Tom Gourdie
The Stroke: theory of writing, Gerrit Noordzij
The Thames and Hudson Manual of Typography, Ruari McLean
The World of Charles and Ray Eames, Catherine Ince
The birth of a visual identity, Sara De Bondt
Think twice before you think
Type Now, Fred Smeijers
Typographica, Rick Poynor
Uncorporate Identity, Metahaven
Unjustified texts, Robin Kinross
Ways of Seeing, John Berger
What is a designer, Norman Potter
Willem Sandberg: Portrait of an Artist, Ank Leeuw Marcar
Wonder Years: Werkplaats Typografie, Lisette Smits