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There have been a million threads asking for reading suggestions. Here are just a few of them:
Top Three Must-have Books on Typography
Recommendations on Type Books
Typography Books for Newbies
Typography for Books Recommendations
Books about Individual Typefaces
Books about Type
Design and Type Books
Books on the history of (the physical act of) writing/printing?
Which Typography Books to Buy?
New to Typography
On Books Again
See also Books.