Books on TeX, Plain TeX and relations

While Knuth's book is the definitive reference for both TeX and Plain TeX, there are many books covering these topics:

- The TeXbook by Donald Knuth (Addison-Wesley, 1984,

ISBN-10 0-201-13447-0, paperback ISBN-10 0-201-13448-9)

- A Beginner's Book of TeX by Raymond Seroul and Silvio Levy,

(Springer Verlag, 1992, ISBN-10 0-387-97562-4)

- TeX by Example: A Beginner's Guide by Arvind Borde

(Academic Press, 1992, ISBN-10 0-12-117650-9 --- now out of print)

- Introduction to TeX by Norbert Schwarz (Addison-Wesley,

1989, ISBN-10 0-201-51141-X --- now out of print)

- A Plain TeX Primer by Malcolm Clark (Oxford University

Press, 1993, ISBNs 0-198-53724-7 (hardback) and 0-198-53784-0
(paperback))

- A TeX Primer for Scientists by Stanley Sawyer and Steven

Krantz (CRC Press, 1994, ISBN-10 0-849-37159-7)

- TeX by Topic by Victor Eijkhout (Addison-Wesley, 1992,

ISBN-10 0-201-56882-9 --- now out of print, but see
[[FAQ-ol-books|online books]];

- TeX for the Beginner by Wynter Snow (Addison-Wesley, 1992,

ISBN-10 0-201-54799-6)

- TeX for the Impatient by Paul W. Abrahams, Karl Berry and

Kathryn A. Hargreaves (Addison-Wesley, 1990,
ISBN-10 0-201-51375-7 --- now out of print, but see
[[FAQ-ol-books|online books]])

- TeX in Practice by Stephan von Bechtolsheim (Springer

Verlag, 1993, 4 volumes, ISBN-10 3-540-97296-X for the set, or
Vol. 1: ISBN-10 0-387-97595-0, 
Vol. 2: ISBN-10 0-387-97596-9, 
Vol. 3: ISBN-10 0-387-97597-7, and 
Vol. 4: ISBN-10 0-387-97598-5)

- TeX: Starting from Square One

by Michael Doob (Springer
Verlag, 1993, ISBN-10 3-540-56441-1 --- now out of print)

- The Joy of TeX by Michael D. Spivak (second edition,

AMS, 1990, ISBN-10 0-821-82997-1)

- The Advanced TeXbook by David Salomon (Springer Verlag, 1995,

ISBN-10 0-387-94556-3)

A collection of Knuth's publications about typography is also available:

- Digital Typography by Donald Knuth (CSLI and Cambridge

University Press, 1999, ISBN-10 1-57586-011-2, paperback
ISBN-10 1-57586-010-4).

and in late 2000, a “Millennium Boxed Set” of all 5 volumes of Knuth's “Computers and Typesetting” series (about TeX and MetaFont) was published by Addison Wesley:

- Computers & Typesetting, Volumes A–E Boxed Set by Donald Knuth

(Addison-Wesley, 2001, ISBN-10 0-201-73416-8).

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