What started out as a comical article on literature turned into a look at the pervasive world of publishing.
Behind a silver cover lies the purple pages of Codex Argenteus, an enigmatic bible from 6th century Germany.
Standards Manual have previously published graphic manuals for Nasa and the New York City Transit Authority. Hamish Smyth and Jesse Reed’s publishing imprint Standards Manual have released a new book celebrating the emojis designed by Shigetaka Kurita for Japanese telecoms company Docomo. 176 symbols were originally created and according to their research, Docomo came up …
Airports are fascinating places.
With a name like Codex Seraphinianus, it's no surprise it features peculiar drawings. There are plenty of weird and indecipherable texts in history. But one of the most curious texts in recent times is the Codex Seraphinianus. Published in 1981, the codex was written by Italian artist, architect and industrial designer Luigi Serafini over a …
A book about cats and how they talk. What's not to like?
Hibaq Osman releases a bittersweet anthology you must read.