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Our top 25 best selling titles in Design:

1. Thinking with Type, Second, Revised, Expanded Edition: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568989693, paperback binding, $24.95

Our all-time best selling book is now available in a revised and expanded second edition. Thinking with Type is the definitive guide to using typography ...
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2. Vintage Typography Notecards
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616891466, gift box binding, $14.95

Discovered in vintage typographic manuals, the specimens featured on these elegant cards range from one-of-a-kind hand-drawn samples to classic favorites used in the early decades ...
3. Woodcut, by Bryan Nash Gill
ISBN 9781616890483, hardcover binding, $29.95

If there is, indeed, nothing lovelier than a tree, Connecticut-based artist Bryan Nash Gill shows us why. Creating large-scale relief prints from cross sections of ...
4. Citizens of No Place: An Architectural Graphic Novel, by Jimenez Lai
ISBN 9781616890629, paperback binding, $19.95

Architecture has become an increasingly interdisciplinary profession, and the language with which architects envision and articulate their ideas has radically diversified in recent years. Architect ...
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5. Paula Scher MAPS: New York / Paris / London: Three Mini Journals, by Paula Scher
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616891435, paperback with sewn spine and back pocket, 64 pages each, 1 gridded, 1 lined, 1 blank binding, $14.95

Introducing a new line of smart and stylish gift products developed in collaboration with legendary international design firm Pentagram. These three pocket-sized journals are decorated ...
6. Graphic Design Thinking: Beyond Brainstorming, by Ellen Lupton
Series: Design Briefs
ISBN 9781568989792, paperback binding, $24.95

Creativity is more than an inborn talent. It is a hard-earned skill that, like all skills, improves with practice. Graphic Design Thinking explores a variety ...
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7. Up on the Roof: New York's Hidden Skyline Spaces, by Alex MacLean
ISBN 9781616890506, hardcover binding, $50.00

For over thirty years, trained architect-turned photographer/ pilot Alex MacLean has documented the American landscape from the air. His remarkable photographs capture the surreal beauty ...
8. Casa Alta: An Andalusian Paradise, by Elizabeth McMillan
ISBN 9781616891374, hardcover binding, $50.00

When San Franciscans Victor Carrasco and Elizabeth McMillan bought their dream home in 1978, an abandoned courtyard house in a small Andalusian village in Southern ...
9. Woodcut Notecards, by Bryan Nash Gill
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616891473, gift box with 12 full-color cards (6 designs, repeating 2 times) and 12 envelopes binding, $15.95

If there is, indeed, nothing lovelier than a tree, artist Bryan Nash Gill shows us why. In this collection of notecards, based on the book ...
10. Typography Sketchbooks, by Steven Heller, Lito Talarico
ISBN 9781616890421, paperback binding, $40.00

Typography is at the heart of visual communication. Many artists obsess over it as one of the purest forms of design. Now available in paperback, ...
11. Visual Complexity: Mapping Patterns of Information, by Manuel Lima
ISBN 9781568989365, hardcover binding, $50.00

Our ability to generate information now far exceeds our capacity to understand it. Finding patterns and making meaningful connections inside complex data networks has emerged ...
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12. Details, Technology, and Form, by Christine Killory, Rene Davids
Series: AsBuilt
ISBN 9781568989532, hardcover binding, $65.00

There are a dizzying array of new tools and methods available to today's architects. From high-powered computer programs to state-of-the-art manufacturing processes and complex building ...
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13. Draw Your Own Alphabets: Thirty Fonts to Scribble, Sketch, & Make Your Own, by Tony Seddon
ISBN 9781616891268, paperback binding, $19.95

There are many ways to make your writing feel more personal, but none carries the charge of using a custom-drawn font. Draw Your Own Alphabets ...
14. What Did I Buy Today?: An Obsessive Consumption Journal, by Kate Bingaman-Burt
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616891367, paperback binding, $12.95

Record your spending dreams and dramas, from the minute to the monumental, in this week-by-week logbook of splurges and savings. This journal is charmingly illustrated ...
15. The Guerilla Art Kit, by Keri Smith
ISBN 9781568986883, hardcover binding, $19.95

We are living in a golden age of self-expression. The explosion of user-created content on blogs and social networking sites moved Time magazine to name ...
16. Bird Watching Journal: And Other Nature Observations, by Joy Kiser
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616891411, hardcover binding, $16.95

Based on the best-selling America's Other Audubon, this aspirational journal is rife with tips for casual and beginner birding and nature enthusiasts. ...
17. Tree Gardens: Architecture and the Forest, by Gina Crandell
ISBN 9781616891213, paperback binding, $40.00

From their early use as protective shelter to the felling of thousands of trees to harvest wood and create farmland, to more recent attempts at ...
18. Nelson Byrd Woltz: Garden, Park, Community, Farm, by Warren T. Byrd, Jr., Thomas L. Woltz, and Stephen Orr
ISBN 9781616891145, hardcover binding, $60.00

Award-winning landscape architecture firm Nelson Byrd Woltz is celebrated for projects that, in addition to their sheer beauty, frequently trigger a cascade of positive ecological ...
19. Figure Drawing, by Peter Jenny
Series: Learning to See
ISBN 9781616890490, paperback binding, $12.95

This series of small primers on drawing encourages readers not only to pick up a pen and start drawing, but to see the world that ...
20. Nests and Eggs Notecards, by Joy Kiser
Series: Paper + Goods
ISBN 9781616891381, gift box binding, $14.95

Images from America's Other Audubon make up this stunning collection of notecards featuring carefully crafted nests and the colorful and speckled eggs they protect. ...
21. Post-Ductility: Metals in Architecture and Engineering, by Michael Bell, Craig Buckley
Series: Columbia Books on Architecture, Engineering, and Materials
ISBN 9781616890469, hardcover binding, $65.00

Metals, as surface or structure, play a role in nearly every strain of modern architecture. Non-architectural metals in the form of automobiles and hard goods ...
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22. The Artist's Eye, by Peter Jenny
Series: Learning to See
ISBN 9781616890568, paperback binding, $12.00

This series of small primers on drawing encourages readers not only to pick up a pen and start drawing, but to see the world that ...
23. Drawing Techniques, by Peter Jenny
Series: Learning to See
ISBN 9781616890544, paperback binding, $12.95

This series of small primers on drawing encourages readers not only to pick up a pen and start drawing, but to see the world that ...
24. America's Other Audubon, by Joy Kiser
ISBN 9781616890599, hardcover binding, $45.00

Nearly everyone is familar with John James Audubon and his seminal color-plate book, The Birds of America. But few people are aware of another monumental ...
25. The Designer Says: Quotes, Quips, and Words of Wisdom, by Sara Bader
ISBN 9781616891343, hardcover binding, $14.95

Whether musing about the creative process, the merits of failure and criticism, or the challenges of keeping the studio lights on, designers make good, and ...
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