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BOOKS OF NOTE

The Elements of Typographic Style
By Robert Bringhurst

This book has rightly been dubbed — a designers bible. It is the most comprehensive guide to sensible typography.


Find it on Amazon.



Godel, Escher, Bach
By Douglas R. Hofstadter

A Book that won't let your brain quit on you at the last moment. When you sense the onset of the lucid banality, open at random, and you will be instantly cured.

Find it on Amazon.


REFERENCES

Wikipedia — A free encyclopedia

Symbols.com — Online Encyclopedia of Western Signs and Ideograms.

Dictionary.com — Free online dictionary search

CIA — The World Factbook


DESIGN REFERENCES

Briar Press — A letterpress resource.

CSS Beauty — Showcase of well designed CSS based sites

deviantART — Where ART meets aplication!

WhatTheFont — Typeface detector


GENERAL INTERESTS

AGD Interactive

An Experiment in Vanity

Catholic Encyclopedia

Design Directory

Double Fine Productions

Encyclopedia Mythica

Grumpy Gamer

Hero6 - Rite of Passage

Neil Gaiman's Journal

The Silver Lining

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Books are not made
to be believed,
but to be subjected
to inquiry.
— Umberto Eco

 


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