Selections from The Badson Bookshelf:
Featuring the books on our shelf that we just can't live without.
Jan Tschichold: Master Typographer
published by Thames & Hudson
This is one for the students among us. We've had this book on our shelves for a very long time, it's a design school classic. The work of Jan Tschichold is as iconic as it gets. His influence spreads wide and runs deep in the way design is approached today. This books lays out how Tschichold used type and even created some of his own. To say he's a master is an understatement, as this book clearly lays out with bright and beautiful imagery and in depth description. If you're a student just getting into the world of design, or a seasoned pro needing to get out of a rut, pick up this book and change your design perspective for the better.