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Presentation House Gallery

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Clth, 6.5 x 8.75 in. / 96 pgs / 73 color.

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Catalog: SPRING 2014 p. 103   

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Another Happy Day

Found Photographs Collected by Jonah Samson

Edited by Jonah Samson.

Another Happy Day is a compilation of anonymous, mostly black-and-white photographs found on eBay from the private collection of the Canadian artist, collector and writer Jonah Samson. Titled after a line from Samuel Beckett’s play Happy Days ("This is going to be a happy day! ANOTHER HAPPY DAY"), the book can be read as an ironical or darkly humorous take on happiness, as its vintage imagery traverses the melancholy, the obscured, the forlorn and the preposterous. Throughout, sepia scenes of mildly homoerotic posturing, slapstick play or gymnastic antics mix freely with mistier, more sober imagery of obliterated faces and what seem to be long-forgotten moments and places, strung together along a carefully orchestrated narrative flow. Intimate in its production and feel, this handsome clothbound volume offers a warm-hearted paean to photographic history and life’s perpetual brevity.
Another Happy Day

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FORTHCOMING AND NEW: PHOTOGRAPHY

Cairo: Open City

CAIRO: OPEN CITY

Edited by Constanze Wicke.

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783940064707 | US $39.00

Pub Date: 9/1/2013
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Travelling Communiqué

TRAVELLING COMMUNIQUé

Edited by Armin Linke, Vanessa Vasic-Janekovic, Sarah Poppel.

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783944669922 | US $29.00

Pub Date: 1/9/2016
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On Tempelhofer Feld

ON TEMPELHOFER FELD

Edited by Wouter De Raeve.

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783944669649 | US $32.00

Pub Date: 10/1/2016
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Beastly

BEASTLY

SPECTOR BOOKS/FOTOMUSEUM WINTERTHUR

ISBN: 9783959050371 | US $35.00

Pub Date: 8/15/2015
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The Movement Of Clouds Around Mount Fuji

THE MOVEMENT OF CLOUDS AROUND MOUNT FUJI

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783944669601 | US $69.00

Pub Date: 5/1/2015
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End of the World As We Know It

END OF THE WORLD AS WE KNOW IT

SPECTOR BOOKS

ISBN: 9783959051194 | US $37.00

Pub Date: 1/1/2016
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Paris Pictured

PARIS PICTURED

Text by Julian Stallabrass.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9780810966406 | US $39.95

Pub Date: 2/1/2002
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Berlin: Imagining the Tri Chord

BERLIN: IMAGINING THE TRI CHORD

By Nicholas Sinclair.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781905711109 | US $49.95

Pub Date: 10/1/2007
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Eyewitness: Hungarian Photography in the Twentieth Century: Brassai, Capa, Kertesz, Moholy-Nagy, Munkacsi

EYEWITNESS: HUNGARIAN PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: BRASSAI, CAPA, KERTESZ, MOHOLY-NAGY, MUNKACSI

Text by Petar Baki.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781905711765 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 9/1/2011
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Eyewitness: Hungarian Photography In The Twentieth Century

EYEWITNESS: HUNGARIAN PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

Text by Petar Baki.

ROYAL ACADEMY PUBLICATIONS

ISBN: 9781905711772 | US $24.95

Pub Date: 6/27/2011
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Werkstatt für Photographie 1976–1986

WERKSTATT FüR PHOTOGRAPHIE 1976–1986

Edited with text by Florian Ebner, Felix Hoffmann, Inka Schube, Thomas Weski. Text by Ute Eskildsen, et al.

KOENIG BOOKS

ISBN: 9783960980438 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 5/23/2017
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Leibniz's Warehouse

LEIBNIZ'S WAREHOUSE

Edited with foreword by Peter Weibel. Text by Horst Bredekamp, Martin Kemp.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775742306 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 6/27/2017
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