The Art of Lettering: Perfectly Imperfect Hand-Crafted Type Design
A great reference book by Goodtype's original owner, Brooke Robinson
The Golden Secrets of Lettering: Letter Design from First Sketch to Final Artwork
This book is a must have for new lettering artists.
Junk Type: Typography, Lettering, Badges and Logos
An excellent reference book for vintage lettering styles
The Art of Hand Lettering for Beginners: Beautiful Projects and Essential Techniques
A workbook for lettering practice and project ideas
In Progress: See Inside a Lettering Artist's Sketchbook and Process
One of my favorite lettering books. Very insightful and inspiring.
Lettering Alphabets & Artwork: Inspiring Ideas & Techniques for 60 Hand-Lettering Styles
A great beginner's guide with lots of lettering style samples.
Scripts: Elegant Lettering from Design's Golden Age
Another great reference book for vintage styles.
Vintage Hand Lettering: Create Beautiful Fonts with Old Time Flourish
A step-by-step workbook for learning vintage lettering.
House Industries Lettering Manual
A must-have book for beginners and advanced letterers alike.
Mastering Hand-Lettering: Your Practical Guide to Creating and Styling the Alphabet
A great breakdown of letterform structure
Letter Styles Library: Step-by-Step Hand Lettering Styles for Artists, Illustrators, & Letterers
A step-by step guide to 30 modern and vintage hand lettering styles
100 Days of Lettering: A Complete Creative Lettering Course
A fun beginner workbook with daily practice exercises.