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Harper’s Bazaar: Greatest Hits (hardcover, 13.25" x 10" x 1.25") by Glenda Bailey ((Editor in Chief of Harper's Bazaar) is a collection of more than 300 photographs that chronicles the best fashion, photography, and graphic design of our time. What a beautiful book - for you or to give as a gift.
Since the wolf first snuck into the caves of our ancestors to take warmth from the fire, dogs have been man’s constant companion. Dogs, multi-award-winning photographer Tim Flach’s stunning follow-up to the critically acclaimed Equus, delves deep into the psyche of this enduring bond with Canis familiaris to present an exquisite study of “man’s best friend.”
The work of multi-award-winning photographer Tim Flach is showcased in Lewis Blackwell's Dogs. From rescue dogs, to racing greyhounds and the show dogs of Crufts and Westminster, this beautiful book dedicates over 200 pages to man's best friend. By Lewis Blackwell. Photographer by Tim Flach. Published by Harry N. Abrams. (October 1, 2010.) Hardcover with jacket. 216 pages. 12.00" length x 1.25" width x 12.00" height (approximately). ISBN: 9780810996533.
Celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2017, Vogue is one of the most popular fashion and lifestyle magazines of all time. This fascinating book features a collection of some of the most mouthwatering, elegant, and quirky food editorials photographed by Irving Penn alongside original essays by leading writer and Vogue food critic Jeffrey Steingarten. By Vogue Editors. Published by Abrams. (November 14, 2017.) Hardcover with jacket. 304 pages. 10.25" length x 1.25" width x 13.5" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419727542.
Featuring images of over 22 destinations across 11 countries, Escape showcases Gray Malin's knack and deep passion for photography and adventure as well as his mastery of light, shape, and perspective. Within these pages readers will find stunning aerial photographs of vacation spots across the globe, creating the ultimate visual escape. By Gray Malin. Published by Abrams (October 3, 2017.) Hardcover. 224 pages. 13.2" length x 0.9" width x 10.2" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419727597.
Including 100 seasonal recipes with tips on everything from prep to presentation, Athena Calderone's Cook Beautiful allows even the most novice chef to create a culinary masterpiece. Known as the "modern girl's Martha Stewart," Calderone's debut book is a testament to her belief that food and design bring people together. By Athena Calderone. Published by Abrams. (October 10, 2017.) Hardcover. 288 pages. 8.1" length x 1.3" width x 10.1" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419726521.
This beautifully illustrated eight-volume set showcases the expansive work of French glass designer René Lalique and his successors. A must-have for objet d'art enthusiasts, this collection includes awe-inspiring images of Lalique's nouveau jewelry, intricate stained-glass designs, stunning tableware, and more. Includes eight volumes: Crystal, Poet of Glass, Architecture & Interior Design, Tableware, Perfume Bottles, Drawings, Jewels, The Artist. By Véronique Brumm. Published by 5Continents; Slp edition. (October 10, 2017.) Paperbacks with hard slipcase. 416 pages. 8.0" length x 2.2" width x 11.5" height (approximately). ISBN: 9788874397402.
Serving as an archive for the acclaimed exhibition at the Tate Britain, now traveling across the globe, this monograph shines light on the illustrious career of painter, David Hockney, celebrated for his blending of expressionistic and realist themes. Focusing on 200 notable works across six decades, these pages will immerse readers into the English artist's extraordinary style that evolved throughout the mid-century, from paintings of split-level California homes to collage-style photography. Edited by Chris Stephens and Andrew Wilson. Foreword by Alex Farquharson. Published by Tate Publishing. (October 3, 2017.) Hardcover. 280 pages. 10.25" length x 1.50" width x 11.00" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781849764957.
From the subscription club of the same name, Vinyl Me, Please: 100 Albums You Need In Your Collection is a colorful and engaging guide to must-have records for music aficionados everywhere. Featuring albums from a variety of celebrated and influential artists, including Bob Dylan, Def Leppard, Aretha Franklin, and many more, each entry features a photograph of the album cover, a short essay from a contributing writer, and a list of similar songs and artists the reader may enjoy. Interspersed with cocktail recipes to further enhance the listening experience, music lovers are sure to find delight in this work. Text by Tyler Barstow, Donivan Berube, Tom Breihan, Matthew Davis, Michael Depland, Tyler Hayes, Chris Lay, Andrew Martin, Drew Millard, Ben Munson, Andy O'Connor, Michael Penn II, Geoff Rickly, Sarah Sahim, Cameron Schaefer, Levi Sheppard, Josh Lingenfelter, Jes Skolnik, Gary Suarez, Eric Sundermann, Zach Swiecki, Caitlin White, Andrew Winistorfer, Luke Winkle, Susannah Young. Edited by Emma Jacobs, Hannah Knowles, Pollyanna Poulter. Published by Abrams Image, an imprint of ABRAMS. (April 4, 2017.) Hardcover. 256 pages. 9.50" length x 0.75" width x 10.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419725975.
The beloved American fashion and portrait photographer, Richard Avedon, has a true affinity with France, which has heavily impacted his visionary career. Showcasing an assortment of material from the Avedon Foundation archives, including photographs, interviews, and literature, this volume reveals various angles of the artist's remarkable aesthetic and how it has evolved over the decades. By Robert M. Rubin and Marianne Le Galliard. Preface by Laurence Engel. Published by Harry N. Abrams. (March 7, 2017.) Hardcover with jacket. 792 pages. 6.50" length x 2.25" width x 7.50" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419726002.
This updated volume is filled with more than 200 new photographs of The New York Botanical Garden. Founded in 1891, the urban oasis celebrates its 125th year as an internationally renowned leader in plant research and conservation. With new additions providing in-depth views of the plants, gardens, architecture, and landscape, this book will delight readers with its beautifully documented history. By Gregory Long and Todd A. Forrest. Published by Harry N. Abrams; Revised, Updated ed. edition. (April 5, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 252 pages. 11.00" length x 1.25" width x 11.75" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419719752.
Following the popular blog of the same name, Salad For President presents readers with over 75 salad recipes ranging from easy to ambitious. Featuring contributions and interviews by creative luminaries such as William Wegman, Tauba Auerbach, Laurie Anderson, and Alice Waters, Julia Sherman's debut cookbook treats salad as an indulgence that should be enjoyed with every meal. By Julia Sherman. Forewords by Christine Muhlke and Robert Irwin. Published by Abrams. (May 16, 2017.) Hardcover. 272 pages. 8.25" length x 1.00" width x 11.50" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419724114.
Presented by renowned designer Julia Buckingham, Modernique serves an in-depth guide on how to expertly decorate a modern home. Famed for her exquisite blending of elements, the American tastemaker motivates readers to create a personalized, timeless aesthetic by infusing contemporary and vintage decor. By Julia Buckingham. Foreword by Ken Downing. Contributions by Judith Nasatir. Published by Harry N. Abrams. (April 4, 2017.) Hardcover with jacket. 288 pages. 9" length x 1" width x 11" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419724817.
An essential collector's item for any Rolling Stone fan, this stunning volume offers a look back at the renowned magazine's rise to prominence and its coverage of American music, pop culture, and history. Filled with the publication's most memorable feature articles, interviews, exposés, and photography organized by decade, the book gives readers an in-depth and comprehensive look into Rolling Stone 's fascinating past. Introduction by Jann S. Wenner. Edited by Jodi Peckman and Joe Levy. Published by Abrams Books. (May 16, 2017.) Hardcover with jacket. 288 pages. 11.50" length x 1.25" width x 14.50" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419724466.
Recognized for pioneering the fashionable silhouette, Cristóbal Balenciaga continues to be one of the most influential fashion designers of all time. This extended and revised edition exhibits the couturiers background as a budding artist, the growth of his famed fashion house, and his glamorous clients, which included Jackie Kennedy and Ava Gardner. Complete with thoroughly detailed excerpts, Balenciaga's Craft: Outside In will leave readers in awe with the Spanish-born artist's distinguished career and impact on style. By Lesley Ellis Miller. Published by Victoria & Albert Museum. (May 23, 2017.) Hardcover. 192 pages. 8.75" length x 1.00" width x 11.00 height (approximately). ISBN: 9781851779031.
In light of Rosé's rising popularity, this essential guide invites readers to learn about the history and creation of pink wine as well as where to find the best of it. Author and wine columnist Katherine Cole organizes this book's chapters by regions, each with its own exciting atmosphere and flavors. By Katherine Cole. Published by Harry N. Abrams. (April 11, 2017.) Hardcover. 288 pages. 5.8" length x 1.0" width x 10.2" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419724107.
This witty narrative follows the life and career of award-winning artist Christoph Niemann. Filled with nearly 350 original images, including whimsical sketches, travel journals, and newspaper features, this book will both entertain and inspire. By Christoph Niemann. Published by Abrams. (October 25, 2016.) Hardcover. 272 pages. 8.5" length x 1.0" width x 11.0" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419722684.
In the 1930s, Horst P. Horst was one of Vogue 's most distinguished fashion photographers. In 1963, friend and new Vogue editor in chief Diana Vreeland commissioned Horst to document the world's greatest homes and their elite occupants. This visually stunning book of interiors serves as a who's who of 20th century society, politics, and the arts. By Valentine Lawford and Ivan Shaw. Foreword by Hamish Bowles. Photographs by Horst P. Horst. Published by Harry N. Abrams. (October 4, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 384 pages. 10.4" length x 1.2" width x 14.4" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419722240.
This comprehensive book uncovers the inspirations of over seventy of the world's renowned chefs, food writers, bakers, and restaurateurs. Featured talents include Massimo Bottura, Wylie Dufresne, and Joan Roca. By Jenny Linford. Published by Abrams Books. (October 11, 2016.) Hardcover with jacket. 352 pages. 750 illustrations. 9.0" length x 1.5" width x 9.5" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419720802.
Written by one of the world's most respected wine critics, this book teaches would-be experts all that there is to know about wine. Jancis Robinson shares her extensive knowledge in a way that is informative, witty, and approachable. By Jancis Robinson. Published by Harry N. Abrams. (September 6, 2016.) Hardcover. 112 pages. 5.25" length x 0.50" width x 7.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781419722660.