March 4, 2012
In this fascinating initiation into visual design and typography. The first chapter deals with proportions: grid systems and typographical measurements.
November 11, 2010
Ordering Disorder is a book by Khoi Vinh that delivers a definitive take on grids and the Web and provides both the big ideas and techniques of grid-based design.
November 4, 2009
Universal Principles of Design is the first comprehensive, cross-disciplinary encyclopedia of design.
October 8, 2009
A Practical Guide to Designing for the Web aims to teach you techniques for designing your website using the principles of graphic design.
September 18, 2009
The book also goes into depth on how to create grid systems by hand with only pencil, straightedge and compass.
April 7, 2009
Examines the history of ten grids that changed the world and charts the evolution of each.
March 23, 2009
This book outlines and demonstrate basic layout/grid guidelines and rules through 100 entries.
February 18, 2009
A Type Primer provides a practical guide for beginners, presenting the basic principles and applications of typography. The book includes a section on how type is applied to a grid.
January 29, 2009
Grid Index is the first comprehensive visual lexicon of patterns and grid systems.
January 9, 2009
A 96 page PDF book by the master Massimo Vignelli on better understanding typography in graphic design with a nice section of grids.
January 5, 2009
A layout design workshop that assumes that to effectively break the rules of grid-based design one must first understand those rules and see them applied to real-world projects.
December 23, 2008
Typographic Systems explores eight major structural systems beyond the traditional ordering systems of the grid – including random, radial, modular, and bilateral systems.