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BOOK LOVER'S GUIDE TO NEW YORK

An illustrated guide to New York City tailored for the book-obsessed explorer showcasing the city's best bookshops; libraries; homes and haunts of world-famous writers; and scenes from literary classics with charming drawings by the famed New Yorker cover artist Pierre Le-Tan. A Booklover's Guide to New York is a love letter to everything literary in New York City.
May 14, 2019 | Hardcover |
$27.50
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BOOK OF BEASTS: THE BESTIARY IN THE MEDIEVAL WORLD

Written by Elizabeth Morrison
A celebration of the visual contributions of the bestiary--one of the most popular types of illuminated books during the Middle Ages--and an exploration of its lasting legacy.
June 4, 2019 | Hardcover | J. Paul Getty Museum | 354 Pages |
$60.00

BOOK OF CITIES

Written by Piero Ventura
Presents scenes and impressions of eighteen of the world's great cities, exhibiting the diverse ways in which their inhabitants live, work, travel, and have fun.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Universe Pub | 64 Pages |
$18.95

BOOK OF COLLATERAL DAMAGE

Sinan Antoon returns to the Iraq war in a poetic and provocative tribute to reclaiming memory
May 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$24.00

BOOK OF DUST: LA BELLE SAUVAGE (BOOK OF DUST, VOLUME 1)

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!
June 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$14.99
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BOOK OF ESSIE

Written by Weir, Meghan MacLean
FINALIST FOR THE 2018 NEW ENGLAND BOOK AWARD "Both timelessly beautiful and unbelievably timely."--Chris Bohjalian, New York Times bestselling author of Midwives and The Flight Attendant A captivating novel of family, fame, and religion that tells the story of the seventeen-year-old daughter of an evangelical preacher, star of the family's hit reality show, and the
May 7, 2019 | Paperback | Vintage | 336 Pages |
$16.00

BOOK OF FLIGHT: 10 RECORD-BREAKING ANIMALS WITH WINGS

A stunning world-records book of animal flight, by the author-and-illustrator team behind the bestselling Book of Bones!
June 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$19.95

BOOK OF MERCY

Written by Leonard Cohen
Presents spiritual poems that deal with loss, perception, prayer, grace, achievement, loneliness, death, sorrow, and sacredness.
March 11, 2019 | Paperback | McClelland & Stewart Limited | 112 Pages |
$16.95

BOOK OF MR. NATURAL

Written by R. Crumb
A vintage collection starring the white-bearded, diminutive sage-cum-charlatan, Mr. Natural, ranges from the charming, free-wheeling early '70s stories to the disturbing, controversial '90s stories, including the entire "Mr. Natural and Devil Girl" epic. Originally released in paperback.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Fantagraphics Books | 126 Pages |
$19.99

BOOK OF TEA: REVISED AND UPDATED EDITION (CARROLL & GRAF)

Written by Alain Stella
An investigation into the many facets of one of the world's favorite beverages examines the cultural and historical significance of tea and the ceremonies and traditions that accompany it throughout the world, and includes more than two hundred color illustrations.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Flammarion-Pere Castor | 199 Pages |
$40.00

BOOK OF THE FLOWER: FLOWERS IN ART

"Art is the flower, life is the green leaf"--Charles Rennie Mackintosh Haphazard bunches, formal bouquets, chance arrangements, quiet and thoughtful rural encounters--The Book of the Flower is a sylvan collection of beautiful depictions of flowers by artists, photographers, and illustrators.
April 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$16.99

BOOK OF THE MOON: A GUIDE TO OUR CLOSEST NEIGHBOR

Have you ever wondered if there are seasons on the moon or if space tourism will ever become commonplace? So has Dr. Maggie Aderin-Pocock. In fact, she earned her nickname "Lunatic" because of her deep fascination for all things lunar.
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$24.99

BOOK REPORTS: A MUSIC CRITIC ON HIS FIRST LOVE, WHICH WAS READING

In this generous collection of book reviews and literary essays, legendary Village Voice rock critic Robert Christgau showcases the passion that made him a critic--his love for the written word.
April 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$28.95

BOOK THAT CHANGED AMERICA: HOW DARWIN'S THEORY OF EVOLUTION IGNITED A NATION

Written by Randall Fuller
Traces the impact of Charles Darwin's "On the Origin of Species" on a diverse group of writers, abolitionists, and social reformers, including Henry David Thoreau and Bronson Alcott, against a backdrop of growing tensions and transcendental idealism in 1860 America.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Penguin | 294 Pages |
$27.00

BOOKED: A TRAVELER'S GUIDE TO LITERARY LOCATIONS AROUND THE WORLD

A practical, armchair travel guide that explores eighty of the most iconic literary locations from all over the globe that you can actually visit.
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$29.99

BOOKSHOP OF THE BROKEN HEARTED

"Beautifully written. . . .
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$26.00

BOOKSHOP OF THE WORLD: MAKING AND TRADING BOOKS IN THE DUTCH GOLDEN AGE

The untold story of how the Dutch conquered the European book market and became the world's greatest bibliophiles
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$35.00

BOOTH TARKINGTON: NOVELS & STORIES: THE MAGNIFICENT AMBERSONS / ALICE ADAMS / IN THE ARENA: STORIES OF POLITICAL LIFE

Thomas Mallon and Library of America invite readers to rediscover the Pulitzer Prize-winning novels of a classic American writer on the 150th anniversary of his birth Much in need of rediscovery today, Booth Tarkington was among the most beloved and widely read writers of his era.
June 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$35.00

BOREALIS BREADS: 75 ARTISANAL RECIPES FOR THE HOME BAKER

For more than twenty-five years, Borealis Breads has been a vibrant and lasting part of Maine's dynamic food scene. Relying on locally sourced ingredients and grains grown and processed right here in Maine, Borealis owner Jim Amaral was a pioneer in the local food movement and helped lead the way in Maine's wheat and grain renaissance.
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$28.95

BORGIAS: POWER AND DEPRAVITY IN RENAISSANCE ITALY

Written by Strathern, Paul
The glorious and infamous history of the Borgia family--a world of saints, corrupt popes, and depraved princes and poisoners--set against the golden age of the Italian Renaissance.
August 6, 2019 | Hardcover | Pegasus Books | 400 Pages |
$28.95

BOSOZOKU: JAPANESE BIKER GANGS

Estevan Oriol is a Mexican-American photographer made legendary by his work featuring brilliant black and white photos of Los Angeles urban, low-rider and gang culture. His new book, Bosozoku, collects both color and black and white photos featuring the Japanese youth motorcycle subculture known as 'Bosozoku'.
July 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$39.95

BOSS LIFE: SURVIVING MY OWN SMALL BUSINESS

Written by Paul Downs
When columnist Paul Downs was approached by The New York Times to write for their 'You're the Boss' blog, he had been running his custom furniture business for twenty-four years strong. or mostly strong. Now, in his first book, Downs paints an honest portrait of a real business, with a real boss, a real set of employees, and the real challenges they face.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover | Penguin | 332 Pages |
$26.95

BOSS OF THE GRIPS: THE LIFE OF JAMES H. WILLIAMS AND THE RED CAPS OF GRAND CENTRAL TERMINAL

Written by Washington, Eric K
A long-overdue biography of the head of Grand Central Terminal's Red Caps, who flourished in the cultural nexus of Harlem and American railroads.
October 22, 2019 | Hardcover | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 352 Pages |
$27.95

BOTTICELLI TO BRAQUE - MASTERPIECES FROM THE NATIONAL GALLERIES OF SCOTLAND

Written by Patricia Allerston
This book highlights fifty-five outstanding masterpieces from the National Galleries of Scotland, which were founded in 1850. The works range in date from the Renaissance to the twentieth century and include many of the most famous names in the history of Western art.
March 12, 2019 | Hardcover | 136 Pages |
$25.00

BOTTOM OF YOUR HEART: INFERNO FOR COMMISSARIO RICCIARDI

Written by Maurizio De Giovanni
In the middle of a summer heat wave, as Naples prepares for one of its most important holy days, a renowned surgeon falls to his death from the window of his office. For Commissario Ricciardi and Brigadier Maione it is the beginning of an investigation that will bring them into contact with the most torrid, conflicting and enduring of human passions.
March 12, 2019 | Paperback | Europa Editions Incorporated | 456 Pages |
$18.00

BOUQUET OF A THOUSAND FLOWERS: THE ART OF SENBON UMISHIMA

The long-awaited, essential illustration collection for fans of anime and the works of Senbon Umishima! This fascinating art collection showcases the illustrated works of the illustrator, animator and manga artist, Senbon Umishima, including the artist's anime characters, landscapes, and selections from Senbon's own original manga stories.
May 1, 2019 | Paperback |
$35.00

BOY AND HIS DOG AT THE END OF THE WORLD

"This un-put-down-able story has everything--a well-imagined post-apocalyptic world, great characters, incredible suspense, and, of course, the fierce love of some very good dogs."--Kirkus Reviews (starred)
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$26.00

BOY OH BOY: FROM BOYS TO MEN, BE INSPIRED BY 30 COMING-OF-AGE STORIES OF SPORTSMEN, ARTISTS, POLITICIANS, EDUCATORS AND SCIENTISTS

Meet 30 positive male role models from throughout history. From activists like Mahatma Gandhi and Frederick Douglass to creative innovators like Prince and David Hockney, these men have fought conventional stereotypes to prove that modern-day masculinity can be defined freely.
April 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$19.99

BOYS WITH PLANTS: 50 BOYS AND THE PLANTS THEY LOVE

Based on the eponymous and blooming Instagram account, Boys with Plants is a fun and lush celebration of the dreamiest dudes with the greenest thumbs. This collection showcases a wide array of beautiful plants and luscious flora, along with 50 men from around the world who love and care for them.
March 19, 2019 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books |
$14.95

BRAIN BATS OF VENUS: THE LIFE AND COMICS OF BASIL WOLVERTON VOL. 2 (1942-1952)

This is Vol. 2 of the biography of the legendary midcentury cartoonist, who created the comically grotesque "Lena the Hyena."
July 1, 2019 | Hardcover |
$44.99

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