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Barber Osgerby, Projects

Jana Scholze · Phaidon Press
Pages: 312
Format: Hardcover

The definitive monograph of internationally acclaimed designers ? creators of the Tip Ton and the 2012 Olympic Torch.Collaborators for over 20 years, Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby have applied their talents to everything from industrial design and furniture to lighting and installations....
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101 Danish Design Icons

Lars Dybdahl · Hatje Cantz
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

A definitive history of 20th-century Danish design through 101 classic objectsDenmark has long loomed large in international design history. Today, Danish furniture, textiles, home appliances and utensils from the 1960s and '70s are more popular than ever, for sale at design galleries...
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Raymond Pettibon: A Pen of All Work

Massimiliano Gioni · Phaidon Press
Pages: 408
Format: Hardcover

The most comprehensive monograph in print on this provocative artist, who has helped to redefine contemporary artThis thorough, multifaceted assessment of Raymond Pettibon's entire career to date includes nearly 700 images, contributions from important figures in the art-historical...
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Aaron G. Green: Organic Architecture Beyond Frank Lloyd Wright

Randolph C Henning · ORO Editions
Pages: 443
Format: Hardcover

Aaron G. Green, FAIA, was an internationally known organic architect of "striking originality and grace." His diversified architectural works include residential, commercial, industrial, municipal, judicial, religious, interment, mass housing, and educational projects. Aaron had a uniquely...
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Frank Stella: Prints: A Catalogue Raisonné

Frank Stella · Jordan Schnitzer Family Foundation
Pages: 431
Format: Hardcover

In addition to his achievements in abstract painting and sculpture, Frank Stella has also made major contributions to the history of the modern print. An exploration of the artist's innovative use of the medium, Frank Stella: Prints reveals the intimate relationships between Stella's...
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Architecture: A Visual History

Jonathan Glancey · Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

With over 500 images and 13 specially commissioned 3-D artworks identifying key structural and aesthetic features, this is a visual tour covering more than 350 of the world's greatest buildings of architectural styles.Take a spectacular tour of the world's architecture - from ancient...
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A Poet's Dublin

Eavan Boland · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

Juxtaposing verse and image, A Poet's Dublin is a study of origin and influence from "a major Irish poet" (Edward Hirsch) . Written over years, the transcendent and moving poems in A Poet's Dublin seek out shadows and impressions of a powerful, historic city, studying...
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Like Art: Glenn O'Brien on Advertising

Glenn O'Brien · Karma, New York
Pages: 255
Format: Paperback

"Everybody wants a little luxury in life, whether it's state-of-the-art high-tops or something large and 24 carat. It's only human ... Luxury is a sign of hope and belief in one's self," wrote Glenn O'Brien -- the prolific writer, editor, creative director and New York...
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String Instruments: Purchasing, Maintenance, Troubleshooting and More

Sandy Goldie · Meredith Music
Pages: 64
Format: Paperback

(Meredith Music Resource) . Why do pegs continuously slip or stick making it difficult to tune? Or endpins become stuck or keep sliding down? What about fine tuners that malfunction; strings that break, become false or fray; bows that warp or need rehairing; chin rests that won't stay...
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That Thin, Wild Mercury Sound: Dylan, Nashville, and the Making of Blonde on Blonde

Daryl Sanders · Chicago Review Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

That Thin, Wild Mercury Sound is the definitive treatment of Bob Dylan's magnum opus, Blonde on Blonde, not only providing the most extensive account of the sessions that produced the trailblazing album, but also setting the record straight on much of the misinformation that has surrounded...
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Cornell '77: The Music, the Myth, and the Magnificence of the Grateful Dead's Concert at Barton Hall

PETER CONNERS · Cornell University Press
Pages: 200
Format: Hardcover

On May 8, 1977, at Barton Hall, on the Cornell University campus, in front of 8,500 eager fans, the Grateful Dead played a show so significant that the Library of Congress inducted it into the National Recording Registry. The band had just released Terrapin Station and was still finding...
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Doo-Wop Acappella: A Story of Street Corners, Echoes, and Three-Part Harmonies

Lawrence Pitilli · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

In Doo-Wop Acappella: A Story of Street Corners, Echoes, and Three-Part Harmonies, scholar and musician Lawrence Pitilli details this too-little-explored area of 1950's - early 60's American culture. As Kenny Vance and the Planotones suggested in their classic song "Looking...
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Mexican Graphic Art

Milena Oehy · Scheidegger and Spiess
Pages: 319
Format: Paperback

Graphic art has long been one of the principal expressions of popular art in Mexico. Visually striking, with bold lines and intricate details, Mexican graphic art is intensely evocative of the time and place in which it was created. Poverty and wealth, love and cruelty, and the poetry and hardships...
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Marguerita Mergentime: American Textiles, Modern Ideas

Donna Ghelerter · West Madison Press LLC
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Marguerita Mergentime's textiles reshaped the sensibility of the 20th-century American homeMarguerita Mergentime: American Textiles, Modern Ideas serves as a definitive source on this lauded American designer. Working in the heady milieu of 1930s New York, Mergentime (1894-1941) became...
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Queen: For Singers with Piano Accompaniment

Queen · Hal Leonard
Pages: 120
Format: Paperback

(Vocal Piano) . 13 hits arranged for singers exactly how Freddie Mercury sang them, with piano accompaniment. Includes: Bicycle Race * Bohemian Rhapsody * Crazy Little Thing Called Love * Don't Stop Me Now * Fat Bottomed Girls * Good Old-Fashioned Lover Boy * Killer Queen * Now I'm...
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