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JAZZLIFE: A JOURNEY FOR JAZZ ACROSS AMERICA IN 1960 OP

Written by Berendt, Joachim Ernest
Visions of American jazz: Claxton's photographs of legendary jazz musicians In 1960, photographer William Claxton and noted German musicologist Joachim Berendt traveled the United States hot on the trail of jazz music.
July 15, 2013 | Hardcover | Taschen | 599 Pages |
$39.99
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MAN RAY: HUMAN EQUATIONS

Written by Wendy Grossman
Man Ray's Shakespearean Equations--a series of paintings he considered to be the pinnacle of his creative vision--has long been a puzzle of Surrealism. What meaningful common thread could possibly link Shakespeare, mathematics and art?
February 24, 2015 | Hardcover | Hatje Cantz | 232 Pages |
$60.00

SELOUS IN AFRICA

Written by Rob Ross
An in-depth look at the largest protected area in Africa, spectacularly photographed by Robert J.
November 25, 2015 | Hardcover | Officina Libraria | 276 Pages |
$75.00

ABANDONED: AMERICA'S VANISHING LANDSCAPE

Written by Holubow, Eric
For a relatively young country, America is rich in decaying ruins that cover its landscape. Through his striking photography, Eric Holubow provides a glimpse inside these perilous structures to reveal the slow but unforgiving wear and tear that has befallen many of the country's forgotten sites. What transpires is a surprising, yet undeniable beauty beneath the rubble and decrepitude.
September 1, 2014 | Hardcover | Schiffer Publishing | 224 Pages |
$50.00

CITIES, CITADELS, AND SITES OF THE NEAR EAST: FRANCIS BEDFORD'S 19TH CENTURY PHOTOS OF EGYPT, THE LEVANT AND CONSTANTINOPLE

Written by Sophie Gordon
In 1862, the Prince of Wales, eldest son of Britain's Queen Victoria, embarked on a grand tour of the Middle East, for his education and enlightenment. Accompanying the royal party was Francis Bedford, an accomplished practitioner of the still young art of photography, charged with taking views of the cities and historic places visited on the tour for the royal album.
October 1, 2014 | Paperback | American University in Cairo Press |
$34.95

REMARKABLE TREES OF THE WORLD

Written by Pakenham, Thomas
Many of these trees were already famous--champions by girth, height, volume or age--while others had never previously been caught by the camera. Pakenham's five-year odyssey, sweating it out with a 30 pound Linhof camera and tripod, took him to most of the temperate and many of the tropical regions of the world.
September 17, 2003 | Paperback | W. W. Norton & Company | 191 Pages |
$29.95

DENNIS STOCK: JAMES DEAN

Written by Stock, Dennis
Magnum photographer Dennis Stock met James Dean at the Château Marmont in Hollywood in 1954, and they became fast friends. Stock captured Dean's essence in a stunning series of images of the actor in the midst of family and friends, as well as alone, sleeping, lost in thought, in the frozen fields of Indiana, and on a rainy day in Manhattan.
October 26, 2015 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 144 Pages |
$40.00

HELMUT NEWTON

About the series: The classic Photofile series brings together the best work of the world's greatest photographers in an attractive format and at a reasonable price. Handsome and collectible, the books are produced to the highest standards. Each volume contains some sixty full-page reproductions printed in superb duotone, together with a critical introduction and a full bibliography.
November 1, 2006 | Paperback | Thames & Hudson | 144 Pages |
$15.95
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MEETINGS WITH REMARKABLE TREES

Written by Pakenham, Thomas
Thomas Pakenham's bestselling book of tree portraits. With this astonishing collection of tree portraits, Thomas Pakenham produced a new kind of tree book. The arrangement owed little to conventional botany. The sixty trees were grouped according to their own strong personalities: Natives, Travellers, Shrines, Fantasies and Survivors.
November 10, 1998 | Paperback | Random House | 192 Pages |
$26.00
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LEE FRIEDLANDER: THE LITTLE SCREENS

Written by Anton, Saul
An illustrated examination of an early photo-essay by Lee Friedlander that shows television screens broadcasting eerily glowing images into unoccupied rooms.
August 28, 2015 | Paperback | Afterall Books | 112 Pages |
$19.95

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