Graphic Design: Typography: Standards for your Bookshelf

A Listmania! list by Remy E Peritz (Baltimore MD)
The list author says: "From: Mike Weikert - Director of MASD. These are core books on typography that every graphic designer should own."
The Elements of Typographic Style
1.  The Elements of Typographic Style by Robert Bringhurst
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  "A must own for every designer. A poet writes a reference book on typography."
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30 Essential Typefaces for A Lifetime
2.  30 Essential Typefaces for A Lifetime by Joshua Berger
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  "This book details 30 typefaces, why they were designed and how they are meant to be used with tons of great examples"
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Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works (2nd Edition)
3.  Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works (2nd Edition) by Erik Spiekermann
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  "An easy overview of type for the novice."
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Typography (Basics Design)
4.  Typography (Basics Design) by Gavin Ambrose
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Thinking with Type: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students (Design Briefs)
5.  Thinking with Type: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students (Design Briefs) by Ellen Lupton
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  "Our own Ellen Lupton's introduction and bible to type with lots of examples and explanation."
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