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Berenice Abbott Two Volume Hardcover Photography Books

Two volumes, both hard cover, in hardcover slipcase box. Slight marks on exterior, everything else great condition. "Portraitist, Atget editor, chronicler of Paris and New York and a giant of twentieth-century photography, Abbott has long gone without a publication encompassing all of the principal strands of her practice. Included herein is her early work as a portrait photographer in Paris during the 1920s, when she learned photography as Man Ray's darkroom assistant and catalogued the

$130
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13 hours ago

The Phaidon Atlas of Contemporary World Architecture. Large Hardcover

Comprehensive edition. Hard cover, no dust jacket. Exterior has some wear, interior very good condition. Very large and heavy. "Organized geographically and illustrated with global, regional and sub-regional maps locating each individual building, this monumental tome illustrates more than 1,000 completed buildings and includes some of the most influential projects worldwide as well as many lesser-known buildings. Sections on World Data, Building Data and Architect's Biographies paint

$35
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New Vintage Type: Classic Fonts for the Digital Age - Hardcover Book

By Steven Heller and Gail Anderson. Hardcover with slightly damaged dust jacket. "Choose, use, and understand great vintage type with this authoritative guide. Retro is the new modern. And nowhere is that fact more evident than in typography, which today uses vintage type in ads, book and magazine design, movies, and everywhere words convey meaning. Viewers may not even realize that the type itself conveys mood, information, and a sense of style, but graphic designers know the power of vi

$10
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13 hours ago

Sneaker Freaker: The Book 2002 - 2005

"At once the supreme manifesto, the lavish catalog, and the journalistic revelation of the sneaker-collecting universe, Sneaker Freaker is the perfect, must-have document of a thriving subculture just now surfacing in the mainstream."

$12
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13 hours ago

Moments: The Pulitzer Prize Winning Photographs Hardcover Book

Hard cover, dust jacket is damaged. "The photographs in this stunning and emotional work create a poignant visual chronicle of our times. The images here, many of which are seared into our collective consciousness, include raising the flag at Iwo Jima, a young Vietnamese girl fleeing her village, her body burned by napalm, and the collapse of the World Trade towers. Others show less-well-known, but equally as powerful scenes from children in war-torn Liberia washing themselves in a bucket

$8
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07/05/2021

Nan Goldin: The Devil's Playground - Large Photography Book by Phaidon

Large with dust jacket. Slight damage to exterior, otherwise great condition. Published by Phaidon. "This book features a significant body of latest work by Goldin, including photographs from new series such as Still on Earth (1997 - 2001), 57 Days (2000) and Elements (1995 - 2003), many of which are previously unpublished. Laid out in diary-like sequences by Goldin herself, the material is both courageously candid and affirmative. The photographs are grouped into themed chapters, between

$45
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07/05/2021

Bill Henson: Mnemosyne - Photography Book. First Editon, Hardcover

Hard cover with dust jacket. Slightly damaged. "After the international success of Lux et Nox Scalo is proud and excited to announce the definitive mid-life retrospective book on Australian artist Bill Henson. The book combines all groups of work that Henson has created up to the present: from his early Ballet pictures (1974), to his body and nude portraits (1977 - 1986), from his photographs of street-crowds (1979 - 1982) to his Baroque Triptychs (1983 - 84), from his fantastic combinati

$160
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07/05/2021

Darkside I: Photographic Desire - Hardcover Photography Book

Hard cover, no dust jacket. Slightly marked exterior. "With works of more than 150 photographers, such as Brassaï, Bill Brandt, Hans Bellmer, Henry Bond, Man Ray, Pierre Molinier, Germaine Krull, František Drtikol, Claude Cahun, Christer Strömholm, Anders Petersen, Ed van der Elsken, Walter Chappell, Peter Hujar, Robert Mapplethorpe, Andy Warhol, Nan Goldin, Valie Export, Carolee Schneemann, Urs Lüthi, Hannah Villiger, Nobuyoshi Araki, Daido Moriyama, Noritoshi Hirakawa, Ar

$50
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07/05/2021

RRP$47 Falling Cloudberries: A World of Family Recipes by Tessa Kiros

Bought for $47 from Booktopia. Hardcover with dust jacket. "The New York Times calls Tessa Kiros's work "exuberant and colorful." And that is just what her gem, Falling Cloudberries: A World of Family Recipes, is. The book is full of personal touches and stories. It is a beautiful collection of family anecdotes, history, and traditions all documented with stunning photography, unique illustrations, and a warm dialogue that will simply pull you in. You'll find Falling Cloudberri

$10
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06/05/2021

Sally Mann: What Remains (First Edition 2003, Hardcover, Photography)

Hard cover, first edition 2003. Publisher: Little, Brown & Company. ISBN-10: ******8439. Slight marks on exterior, slight damage to exterior, good condition interior. Internationally acclaimed photographer Sally Mann offers a five-part meditation on mortality. "An even deeper sense of subtle disturbance pervades the four suites of photographs that make up this latest collection, whose subjects are mortality and death. In the two most graphic and difficult sequences, the remains of a belo

$50
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05/05/2021

Sally Mann: Deep South (First Edition 2005 Hardcover Photography Book)

Hard cover, first edition 2005. Publisher: Little, Brown & Company. ISBN-13: 9780821228760. Dust jacket is damaged on spine. Slight marks on exterior. Interior good condition. 33cm x 30cm. "The photographs in Deep South, many produced with the nineteenth-century collodion process and a variety of toning techniques, capture what Sally Mann calls the "radical light of the American South." Borrowing methods favored by early masters of landscape photography, Mann bends classic craft

$55
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05/05/2021

Index Fotografie from Stadel Museum - Hardcover Photography Book

Hard cover with dust jacket. Slight marks to exterior. Good condition interior. 31cm x 25.5cm x 3cm. Publisher: Hatje Cantz. ISBN-13: 9783775722827. "More than two hundred first-rate works from the art collection of the DZ BANK have passed into the ownership of the Städel Museum in Frankfurt am Main. This catalogue assembles exemplary work complexes by seventy-six artists from the well-known collection of photographs, including primary works of the Becher School , works from the sixt

$45
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05/05/2021

Edward Weston: The Form of the Nude (Hardcover, 2005, Phaidon)

Hard cover with dust jacket. Author: Amy Conger. Publisher: Phaidon Press Ltd. ISBN-13: 9780714845739. "Edward Weston (1886 – 1958) is one of the seminal figures of twentieth-century photography. An exponent of ‘straight photography’, Weston was committed to making photographs ‘free from technical tricks and incoherent emotionalism’ which were able to capture the essence of the subject. His series of self-portraits, nudes, landscapes and close-up still-lifes defined modernist photography

$55
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05/05/2021

The Theatre of the Face: Portrait Photography Since 1900 - Hardcover

Publisher: Phaidon Press Ltd. ISBN-13: 9780714843728. Author: Max Kozloff. Hard cover without dust jacket. Slight marks on exterior, good condition interior. "THE THEATRE OF THE FACE is an engaging and authoritative account of the history of portrait photography by one of the world's leading photography critics. It is an essential title for all photography students and enthusiasts, and for anyone interested in portraiture, one of the most popular and enduring of all photographic genres.

$45
Northcote, VIC

05/05/2021

Georgia O'Keefe: Circling Around Abstraction - Hardcover Art Book

Hard cover without dust jacket. Exterior has small amount of wear, interior very good condition. Author: Jonathan Stuhlman, Barbara Buhler Lynes. Publisher: Hudson Hills Press. "One of America's most innovative and popular artists, Georgia O'Keefe is rightfully celebrated as a pioneer who worked in her own style and on her own terms. Perhaps O'Keefe's most significant contribution to art history was her unique approach to abstraction. This book examines for the first time an overlooked as

$15
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05/05/2021

Walker Evans: Lyric Documentary (Steidl, Hardback, First Edition 2006)

Hard cover with dust jacket. Good condition. 25cm x 24.5cm x 3cm. Publisher: Steidl Publishers. ISBN-13: 9783865210227. "Walker Evans's career spread over 46 fitful and prolific years, yet in a scant two, 1935 - 1936, he produced the singular body of work that came to define him. During that brief time, while working for the Farm Security Administration (previously the U.S. Resettlement Administration) photographing the consequences of the Great Depression, he refined a hybrid style that

$45
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05/05/2021

Berenice Abbott: Changing New York - Photography Book

Large soft cover. Approx 23cm x 31cm. ISBN-10: 1565845560. Author: Bonnie Yochelson. Publisher: The New Press. Minor wear to exterior, good condition interior. "Originally published by The New Press in 1997 to stellar reviews and great acclaim, Berenice Abbott: Changing New York sold more than 20,000 copies in its combined editions and was featured in Vanity Fair, Newsweek, and the New York Daily News and called "the definitive visual record of the city as it was during the Depressio

$45
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05/05/2021

RRP$40 Hardcover The Where, The Why, The How Illustrated Science Book

Brand new in sealed plastic. Bought for $39.99 from Angus & Robertson. Hardcover. 26cm x 21cm x 2cm. The Where, the Why, and the How - 75 Artists Illustrate Wondrous Mysteries of Science. "A science book like no other, The Where, the Why, and the How turns loose 75 of today's hottest artists onto life's vast questions, from how we got here to where we are going. Inside these pages some of the biggest (and smallest) mysteries of the natural world are explained in essays by real working sci

$10
Northcote, VIC

04/05/2021

Provence Cookery School: Shop, Cook and Eat Like a Local Hardcover

Hardcover. By Marie-Pierre Moine and Guy Gedda. "Recreate the gorgeous flavours of Provencal cuisine in your own kitchen. Forget expensive and difficult courses run by intimidating chefs. This one-on-one guide gives step-by-step advice on how to learn the key elements of Provencal cooking in only one week. Each day, you'll discover how to combine local ingredients and techniques to create authentic, delicious dishes, with three-course menu plans for making magnificent meals. Cook and enjo

$6
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04/05/2021

Margaret Fulton's Encyclopedia of Food and Cookery - Hardcover

2005 edition. "Margaret Fulton's "Encyclopedia of Food and Cookery" contains more than 1,000 entries and over 1,500 recipes organised alphabetically. You will find everything you need to know about preparing food, buying fresh produce, storing and preserving, with step-by-step guides to basic cooking methods, plus a multitude of serving suggestions and short cuts. An extensive index and cross-referencing throughout the book make the encyclopedia easy to use and ensure that this

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04/05/2021

RRP$50 Lygon Street: Recipes from Melbourne's Melting Pot - Hardcover

By Michael Harden. Hardcover with dust jacket. "From the time it was laid out across the bushland to the north of the Melbourne city grid, Lygon Street became a melting pot. Even in its earliest days, the days before the distinct waves of Jewish and Italian immigrants washed over Carlton, the people who lived, worked and owned businesses on the street came from many different ethnic backgrounds and economic circumstances.' So starts the unique and remarkable tale of Lygon Street in the he

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04/05/2021

Paul Simon: Lyrics 1964 - 2008 First Edition Hardcover Music Book

First edition hard cover, published November 2008, without dust jacket. Slight bend to exterior, good condition interior. 21cm x 26cm, weight 995g. "A landmark compilation of popular music, this collection contains Paul Simon's lyrics from his first album in 1964 to 2008". "One of his albums’ titles calls him rhymin’ Simon, and by God, it’s true. He rhymes more truly and more naturally than the vast preponderance of his peers. He never truncates a line because he has found a r

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04/05/2021

New Short Back & Science - Dr Karl Kruszelnicki Hardcover Science Book

New. Hardcover. "Lean back and settle in for cutting-edge scientific snippets from the trend-setting Dr Karl Kruszelnicki. In Short Back & Science, Dr Karl combs through some of the greatest scientific conundrums of our age, such as what is killing half the bacteria on Earth every two days and why don't mole rats get cancer? Why would anyone pay $40 million for a cup of tea, and how did a toilet seat help to end the First World War? Are bananas really slippery, radioactive and loaded wit

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03/05/2021

Arabesques by Robert Dessaix Hardcover Travel Memoir

Hardcover with dust jacket. "One Sunday afternoon in a secluded valley in Normandy, France, Robert Dessaix chanced upon the castle where the famous French writer Andre Gide spent his childhood. Recalling the excitement Robert felt when he first read Gide as a teenager, he set off to recapture what it was that once drew him so strongly to this enigmatic figure. On a magic carpet ride from Lisbon to the edge of the Sahara, from Paris to the south of France and Algiers, Robert takes us to t

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03/05/2021

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