Every month hundreds of books are released on design-related topics. In this post you can find the books released in May that I found worth sharing.

Lettering Large

A selection of dramating and telling examples of huge lettering. A book by Steven Heller and Mirko Ilic.


Manifesti posters

A book that collects advertising and Italian Fashion posters of the 1890-1950 period.


Twentieth Century type

This substantially revised edition of Lewis Blackwell’s classic study provides an up-to-date, decade-by-decade analysis of the issues that have shaped the history and development of typographic design.


The infographic history of the world

A very informative book, and, most important, an amazing inspiration source for infography afficionados.


Type rules!

The Designer’s Guide to Professional Typography, an up-to-date, thorough introduction to the principles and practices of typography.


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Mirko Humbert

Mirko Humbert is the editor-in-chief and main author of Designer Daily and Typography Daily. He is also a graphic designer and the founder of WP Expert.