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Top 5… Logo design books

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Find out which are the best books for you if you are interested in finding out more about logo design

Marks of Excellence

Author: Per Mollerup

RRP £24.95

Diving deeper than just a simple logo collection, Marks of Excellence pulls apart the history and origins of some of the most recognisable logos still around today. Beautifully illustrated and written; a must-have tome.

Top 5… Logo design books


Author: Michael Evamy

RRP £22.50

One to keep on the shelf at all times Evamy presents a book that classifies and indexes a comprehensive collection of logos by shape and product. It’s easy to navigate and provides instant inspiration no matter what you’re working on.

Top 5… Logo design books

Identity Crisis 50 redesigns that transformed stale identities into successful brands

Author: Jeff Fisher

RRP £27.99

A fascinating read about the regeneration of work that started life on the duller side of the design tracks. The book gives great insight into what works, what doesn’t and why.

Top 5… Logo design books

Really Good Logos Explained

Author: Margo Chase, Rian Hughes, Ron Miriello and Alex W White

RRP £27.50

This cleanly designed book features pages of logos annotated with comments and opinions about what makes each logo successful or not. The temptation to submit your own work for the same critique is overwhelming.

Top 5… Logo design books

No Rules Logos: Radical Design Solutions That Break the Rules

Author: John Stones

RRP £25.00

For something more edgy, have a page through No Rules Logos. Tipping hard and fast rules on their heads this is a great read if you’re looking for new ideas and a fresh perspective.

Top 5… Logo design books