What are some good references to learn about layout and design?

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Here are some suggestions from the mailing list for references useful for learning about design.


How to Do Leaflets, Newsletters & Newspapers
by Nancy Brigham

Publisher: Writer's Digest Books (June 1991)

Language: English

ISBN: 096290676X

Exploring Typography
by Tova Rabinowitz

Publisher: OnWord Press (Acquired Titles); 1 edition (February 21, 2006)

Language: English

ISBN: 1401815057

The elements of graphic design
by Alex W. White

Publisher: Allworth Press; 1st edition (November 2002)

Language: English

ISBN: 1581152507

Design with type
by Carl Diar

Publisher: University of Toronto Press (June 14, 2000)

Language: English

ISBN: 0802065198

The Non Designers Design Book
by Robin Williams

Publisher: Peachpit Press (division of Pearson Education)

Can be read online at http://safari.oreilly.com/0321193857

Language: English

ISBN: 0-321-19385-7

The Visual Display of Quantitative Information
by Edward Tufte

Publisher: Graphics Press USA (Jan 2001)

Language: English

ISBN: 0961392142

The Elements of Typographic Style
by Robert Bringhurst

Publisher: Hartley and Marks Publishers (October 9, 2004)

Language: English

ISBN: 0881792063

DTP Principles: Better Documents By Design
by Richard Geoffrey Hallas

Publisher: Alligata Media (see website)

Can be read online at http://www.hallas.demon.co.uk/DTP/dtpp.htm

Language: English