Henry S. Dreyfuss is considered the founding father of industrial design and one of the most prolific designers of the past century. Born in New York City in 1904, he authored or inspired countless American design landmarks, including the model 300 Bell telephone, Hoover appliances, the Twentieth Century Limited locomotive, and RCA televisions.
A book written many years ago by a great industrial designer. Lots of great information which is still pertinent today.Published 3 months ago by Virginia A. Plihcik
The book show a lot of examples about industrial design, how the people influence it the new designs for a better use.Published 4 months ago by Het
Beautiful and inspiring book. Wonderful little drawings in the margins to add to the feeling of the creative process involved. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Chelsea Finch
The kindle edition is RIDDLED with typos ("1" that should be "I", etc.).
It was very difficult to read at the beginning as I adjusted to the... Read more
It is really great book. Henry was really great designer. I would recommend this book for all designers. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Michal Manak
This book is the first step in making sure that you are designing with the user in mind. Even with the age of the book the ideals of it still hold true just as much as they did... Read morePublished on July 14, 2013 by Matt
In the start you learn a lot about his approach to problems but then later on in the book Mr, Dreyfuss spends him time talking about all of the products he has made.Published on February 18, 2013 by Ateev Gupta
Dreyfuss is a genious. This is a terrific tool for any designer, regardless of what they're designing. Great buy, I recommend.Published on January 31, 2013 by Rustan M.
This book is a peek into the mind of one of America's leading industrial designers of the 20th century. Read morePublished on November 4, 2010 by Nicolai Michel