Books on LaTeX

LaTeX, a Document Preparation System
by Leslie Lamport (second edition, Addison Wesley, 1994, ISBN-10 0-201-52983-1)
Guide to LaTeX
Helmut Kopka and Patrick W. Daly (fourth edition, Addison-Wesley, 2004, ISBN-10 0-321-17385-6)
LaTeX Beginner’s Guide
by Stefan Kottwitz (Packt Publishing, 2011, ISBN-10 1847199860, ISBN-13 1847199860)
The LaTeX Companion
by Frank Mittelbach, Michel Goossens, Johannes Braams, David Carlisle and Chris Rowley (second edition, Addison-Wesley, 2004, ISBN-10 0-201-36299-6, ISBN-13 0-201-36299-6); the book as also available as a digital download (in EPUB, MOBI and PDF formats) from
The LaTeX Graphics Companion:
Illustrating documents with TeX and PostScript by Michel Goossens, Sebastian Rahtz, Frank Mittelbach, Denis Roegel and Herbert Voß (second edition, Addison-Wesley, 2007, ISBN-10 0-321-50892-0, ISBN-13 0-321-50892-0)
The LaTeX Web Companion:
Integrating TeX, HTML and XML by Michel Goossens and Sebastian Rahtz (Addison-Wesley, 1999, ISBN-10 0-201-43311-7)
TeX Unbound:
LaTeX and TeX strategies for fonts, graphics, and more by Alan Hoenig (Oxford University Press, 1998, ISBN-10 0-19-509685-1 hardback, ISBN-10 0-19-509686-X paperback)
More Math into LaTeX:
An Introduction to LaTeX and AMSLaTeX by George Grätzer (fourth edition Springer Verlag, 2007, ISBN-10 978-0-387-32289-6
Digital Typography Using LaTeX
Incorporating some multilingual aspects, and use of Omega, by Apostolos Syropoulos, Antonis Tsolomitis and Nick Sofroniou (Springer, 2003, ISBN-10 0-387-95217-9).
First Steps in LaTeX
by George Grätzer (Birkhäuser, 1999, ISBN-10 0-8176-4132-7)
LaTeX: Line by Line:
Tips and Techniques for Document Processing by Antoni Diller (second edition, John Wiley & Sons, 1999, ISBN-10 0-471-97918-X)
LaTeX for Linux:
A Vade Mecum by Bernice Sacks Lipkin (Springer-Verlag, 1999, ISBN-10 0-387-98708-8, second printing)
Typesetting Mathematics with LaTeX
by Herbert Voß (UIT Cambridge, 2010, ISBN-10 978-1-906-86017-2)
Typesetting Tables with LaTeX
by Herbert Voß, (UIT Cambridge, 2011, ISBN-10 978-1-906-86025-7)
PSTricks: Graphics and PostScript for TeX and LaTeX
by Herbert Voß, (UIT Cambridge, 2011, ISBN-10 978-1-906-86013-4)
A sample of George Grätzer’s “Math into LaTeX”, in Adobe Acrobat format, and example files for the three LaTeX Companions, and for Grätzer’s “First Steps in LaTeX”, are all available on CTAN.
Examples for First Steps in LaTeX
Examples for LaTeX Companion
Examples for LaTeX Graphics Companion
Examples for LaTeX Web Companion
Sample of Math into LaTeX

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