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The Visual Display of Quantitative Information

Edward R. Tufte

The classic book on statistical graphics, charts, tables. Theory and practice in the design of data graphics, 250 illustrations of the best (and a few of the worst) statistical graphics, with detailed analysis of how to display data for precise, effective, quick analysis. Design of the high-resolution displays, small multiples. Editing and improvin...
Publish Date
December 31
First Published in 1983
Goodreads rating
Jul 02, 2019
Edward Tufte's classic book, The Visual Display of Quantitative Information is a fascinating, surprisingly readable treatise for anyone interested in infographics. When I hired artists for the Star Trek graphics dept, I sometimes asked them to read it.      source
Nov 24, 2020
It's surprising how giddy I get about #SaaS dashboard design. I love the presentation of data into information and insight and the impact on decision making through visual #design. Great book here on The Visual Display Of Quantitative Information:      source