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IMPERIAL SPLENDOR: THE ART OF THE BOOK IN THE HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE, 800-1500

Written by O'Driscoll, Joshua
Focusing on production and patronage, this new volume features over 150 images of magnificently illustrated books and precious bindings, drawn largely from North American collections. The book's three sections are arranged chronologically, yet in each case with a different thematic focus.
November 23, 2021 | Hardcover | Giles | 216 Pages |
$45.00
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WHO THE HELL IS MÜLLER-BROCKMANN?: CONVERSATIONS ABOUT THE SWISS STYLE

How can typesetting or a grid have such a strong and long-time impact on a global community and emotionalize it to such a degree? Which stories are hiding behind the success and failure of a design manifesto? How can cultural exchange bring new value to the field of graphic design? At the end of the day, is the contemporary scene still truly innovative or simply basking in past glories?
October 4, 2022 | Hardcover | Niggli | 208 Pages |
$24.95
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BEAUTY OF TIME TRAVEL: OFFICINE UNIVERSELLE BULY AND THE WORK OF RAMDANE TOUHAMI

How do you create a desirable, unique, and authentic brand these days? In 2014, two visionaries started to rebuild one of Paris's long-forgotten apothecaries. Suitably renamed Officine Universelle Buly, the brand is now one of the most beloved names in beauty, sold in almost every corner of the globe.
November 2, 2021 | Hardcover | Gestalten | 440 Pages |
$69.00
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1920S FASHION SOURCEBOOK

Written by Fiell, Charlotte
'There isn't a more comprehensive source to Twenties fashion that I can think of ... An absolute must for anyone interested in Twenties fashion or art deco' Style High Club'A source of all the styles, colours, shapes, and silhouettes of the Golden Twenties' VogueFrom the glitz and glamour of the Roaring Twenties came a fashion revolution.
October 19, 2021 | Hardcover | Welbeck Publishing |
$24.95
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JAPANESE COLOR HARMONY DICTIONARY: TRADITIONAL COLORS: OF JAPAN: THE COMPLETE GUIDE FOR DESIGNERS AND GRAPHIC ARTISTS (OVER 2,750 COLOR COMBINATIONS A

Written by Sakurai, Teruko
Expert colorist Teruko Sakurai takes you to the end of the rainbow--and beyond--in this inspiring color dictionary! Over 2,750 traditional Japanese color combinations are presented, organized into 100 different themes associated with the seasons, landscapes and artistic heritage of Japan.
November 2, 2021 | Paperback | Tuttle Publishing | 288 Pages |
$19.99
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ART OF PULP FICTION: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF VINTAGE PAPERBACKS

Judge these books by their covers! Get immersed in the definitive visual history of pulp fiction paperbacks from 1940 to 1970. The Art of Pulp Fiction: An Illustrated History of Vintage Paperbacks chronicles the history of pocket-sized paperbound books designed for mass-market consumption, specifically concentrating on the period from 1940 to 1970.
September 28, 2021 | Hardcover | IDW Publishing |
$49.99
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WOMEN DESIGN: PIONEERS FROM THE TWENTIETH CENTURY TO TODAY

Written by Sellers, Libby
From architects and product designers to textile artists and digital innovators, Women Design profiles a selection of the most dynamic female designers from the modern era, showcasing their finest work and celebrating their enduring influence. Design throughout history has been profoundly shaped and enhanced by the creativity of women; as practitioners, commentators, e
December 7, 2021 | Paperback | Frances Lincoln | 176 Pages |
$18.99
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MADE BY JAMES: THE HONEST GUIDE TO CREATIVITY AND LOGO DESIGN

Written by Made by James
Design better logos and become a more successful, confident graphic designer with Made by James as your guide. UK-based graphic designer James Martin shares his wealth of experience, information, and advice with one goal in mind: to help designers of all levels create better work and enjoy the process.
November 30, 2021 | Hardcover | Rockport Publishers | 224 Pages |
$40.00
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EXTINCT: A COMPENDIUM OF OBSOLETE OBJECTS

Blending architecture, design, and technology, a visual tour through futures past via the objects we have replaced, left behind, and forgotten. So-called extinct objects are those that were imagined but were never in use, or that existed but are now unused--superseded, unfashionable, or simply forgotten.
December 27, 2021 | Hardcover | Reaktion Books | 400 Pages |
$40.00
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MODERN TIMES: BRITISH PRINTS, 1913-1939

Written by Farrell, Jennifer
A look at the artistic and technical innovation of British printmaking from World War I to the eve of World War II, as artists from the Grosvenor School and beyond harnessed an emerging modernist style Throughout the tumultuous decades of the early twentieth century, the graphic arts flourished in Great Britain as artists sought to portray everyday life during the machine age.
October 26, 2021 | Hardcover | Metropolitan Museum of Art New York | 200 Pages |
$50.00

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