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Extraordinary Records

Alessandro Benedetti · TASCHEN
Pages: 599
Format: Hardcover

The visual of vinyls The most daring of record designs Now available as part of TASCHEN's Bibliotheca Universalis series, this dazzling catalog of vinyl brings new meaning to the "album art." Produced in collaboration with Colors magazine, it brings together over 500 remarkable...
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Sheila Hicks: Lifelines

Michel Gauthier · Centre Pompidou
Pages: 168
Format: Hardcover

A beloved maverick of American art, Hicks has been working at the intersection of art, craft and architecture for more than 50 yearsWith works ranging from tapestry to sculptures, from architectural decoration to installations, Sheila Hicks is a truly legendary figure of textile and installation...
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Thinking Inside the Box: Adventures with Crosswords and the Puzzling People Who Can't Live Without Them

Raphel, Adrienne · PENGUIN PR

A delightful, erudite, and immersive exploration of the crossword puzzle and its fascinating history from a brilliant young writer

The crossword is a feature of the modern world, inspiring daily devotion and obsession from not just everyday citizens looking to pass the time but icons...

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Lo terciario / The Tertiary

Raquel Salas Rivera · Timeless, Infinite Light
Pages: 85
Format: Paperback

Poetry. Written in response to the PROMESA bill (Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act) bill, LO TERCIARIO/THE TERCIARY offers a decolonial queer critique and reconsideration of Marx. The book's titles come from Pedro Scaron's El Capital, the 1976 translation...
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Form and Light: From Bauhaus to Tel Aviv

Yigal Gawze · Hirmer Publishers
Pages: 120
Format: Hardcover

The fragment is an essential part of a structure that carries within it the genetic code of the whole. Yigal Gawze's photographs distill the essence of the Bauhaus through one aspect of the school's wider impacts, capturing the abstraction, simplicity, and optimism of early modernism...
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Ghalib: Selected Poems and Letters

Mirza Asadullah Khan Ghalib · Columbia University Press
Pages: 131
Format: Hardcover

This selection of poetry and prose by Ghalib provides an accessible and wide-ranging introduction to the preeminent Urdu poet of the nineteenth century. Ghalib's poems, especially his ghazals, remain beloved throughout South Asia for their arresting intelligence and lively wit. His letters...
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Easy Japanese Step-by-Step Third Edition

Gene Nishi · McGraw-Hill Education
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Build your knowledge of Japanese one step at a time!Learning how to speak Japanese is easy with this accessible guide. Using a clear, step-by-step approach, Easy Japanese: Step-by-Step teaches you how to construct simple as well as complex Japanese sentences. This updated edition includes...
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Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary

Inc Dorling Kindersley · Dk Publishing
Pages: 360
Format: Print book

Now comes with a free companion audio app that allows readers to scan the pages to hear words spoken in both Arabic and English.

Newly revised and updated, the Arabic-English Bilingual Visual Dictionary is a quick and intuitive way to learn and recall everyday words in Arabic.


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6 Practice Tests for the IELTS: Online Audio

Kaplan Test Prep · Kaplan Publishing
Pages: 250
Format: Paperback

Comprehensive practice for the IELTS Kaplan's 6 Practice Tests for the IELTS provides test-like practice with performance reports and complete explanations for all four sections of the IELTS Academic test. Features: * 6 full-length practice exams for the IELTS Academic test * Practice...
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Everything I Kept: Todo Lo Que Guardé

Ruth Behar · Swan Isle Press
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Moving between the speech and silence of a woman struggling to speak freely, Ruth Behar embarks on a poetic voyage into her own vulnerability and the sacrifices of her exiled ancestors as she tries to understand love, loss, regret, and the things we keep and carry with us. Behar's vivid...
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