Graphic Design: A User's Manual
By Adrian Shaughnessy
This book offers students, novice designers, and battle-toughened professionals alike an insider's guide to the complexities of current graphic design practice and thinking.
It contains all you need to know to survive and prosper in the complex, ever-shifting world of graphic design. Set out in A-Z style and written in a realistic, conversational, and insightful way, the book provides advice on the fundamental topics and issues that face designers in their daily lives. It looks at everything from kerning to presenting, from budgeting to dealing with rejection, from annual reports to interface design.
Published by Laurence King, 2009
Softcover, 320 pages, b&w + 1 spot color, 7.5 × 9.75 inches