Earthquakes, Mudslides, Fires and Riots

According to the cliché, California is the place where anything goes and everyone does their own thing.

8vo On the Outside

On the outside surveys work from 1984 – including Octavo, the international journal of typography and its influence in the emergent typographically-

Playing with Design

Like Bruno Munari or Charles Eames, the designer Fredun Shapur (born in made a particularly daring and inventive contribution to the world of children.

Ellsworth Kelly

The definitive monograph, created in close collaboration with the artist, a pioneer of abstract art, who influenced subsequent generations of artists such as Ta


Glyph* is a visual exploration of marks and glyphs in the Latin alphabet – some that we use every day, and some of which have been virtually lost in the sands o

Graphic Stamps

Postage stamps are the forgotten gems of graphic design. This is odd when you contemplate the high levels of aesthetic and technical qualities required to produ


Pencils was first published in 1996 in conjunction with an exhibition by the same name. This was a project initiated by designer Carlo Giorgetti to "promote the

Book Cover Design from East Asia

'Book Cover Design from East Asia’ is a compendium of more than 100 book covers from China, Japan, Korea and Taiwan.

Manuals 1: Design & Identity Guidelines

Manuals Design & Identity Guidelines is the first comprehensive study of corporate identity design manuals, and features 20 examples from the to ea

A Handbook of California Design

Mid-twentieth-century California offered fertile ground for design innovations. The state's reputation as a land of unlimited opportunity, its many institutions

Golden Meaning

Often referred to as the ‘divine proportion’, the golden mean has long served as a blueprint for innovation and aesthetic appeal. Golden Meaning puts this to th

Munari's Books

Bruno Munari has always considered books as the preferential means to communicate thoughts, a sort of work of art in itself that could show ideas and convey cre

Bob Noorda Design

This book is the last graphic work produced and wholly conceived by Bob Noorda. Bob Noorda was a Dutch designer and architect who naturalized as an Italian citi

Stefan Kanchev: Logo Book

This book has some wear to cover edges. Logo Book presents the work of Stefan Kanchev. Kanchev has created an enormous number of logos, signage and adverts duri