The 10 Best Typography Books

Updated March 01, 2018 by Gabrielle Taylor

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We spent 28 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top options for this wiki. The right font can make or break a website, advertisement, or logo. It can attract attention, affect readability, and even influence the level of trust that users have in your brand. Whether you're a graphic designer, a marketing professional, or just a casual enthusiast, these typography books will teach you the fundamentals and help you to look at typefaces in a whole new light. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best typography book on Amazon.

10. Scripts: Elegant Lettering

9. Just My Type

8. Thinking with Type

7. Never Use Futura

6. Typographie: A Manual of Design

5. Type Rules

4. Why Fonts Matter

3. Typography Essentials

2. The Anatomy of Type

1. The Visual History of Type


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Last updated on March 01, 2018 by Gabrielle Taylor

Gabrielle is a writer and hopeful entrepreneur who hails from a tiny town in Virginia. Earlier in her career, she spent a few years in Southern California before moving back to the east coast (but she misses LA every day). An avid and enthusiastic home cook, she is somewhat of an expert at fending off attempted food thievery by her lazy boxer.


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