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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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ISBN 9780920293898 TRADE
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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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Out of stock indefinitely.

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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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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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A Collection of Latin American Modern Architecture

A COLLECTION OF LATIN AMERICAN MODERN ARCHITECTURE

Photographs by Leonardo Finotti.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037785034 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 11/21/2016
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Reset--Beyond Fukushima

RESET--BEYOND FUKUSHIMA

Edited by Adriano A. Biondo.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782927 | US $66.00

Pub Date: 3/25/2012
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The Dirty Colors of Growth

THE DIRTY COLORS OF GROWTH

By Andreas Seibert.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782958 | US $50.00

Pub Date: 11/25/2012
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From Somewhere to Nowhere

FROM SOMEWHERE TO NOWHERE

By Andreas Seibert.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037781463 | US $54.90

Pub Date: 9/17/2008
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Inside CERN

INSIDE CERN

By Andri Pol.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782750 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 2/27/2014
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Swiss Photobooks from 1927 to the Present

SWISS PHOTOBOOKS FROM 1927 TO THE PRESENT

Edited by Peter Pfrunder.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037782743 | US $120.00

Pub Date: 12/5/2011
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LC Foto

LC FOTO

By Tim Benton.

LARS MüLLER PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9783037783443 | US $65.00

Pub Date: 8/15/2013
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Contemporary Photography from India and South America

CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY FROM INDIA AND SOUTH AMERICA

By Filippo Maggia, Claudia Fini.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857212494 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 9/25/2012
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