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FORTHCOMING TITLES & RECENT RELEASES

A Book of Elfin Rhymes
By Norman. Illustrations by Carton Moore Park.

The latest volumes in Art / Books’ delightful Children’s Classics facsimile series

This charming children's book, written by an anonymous author known only as "Norman," first published in 1900 and now extremely rare, features 11 rhymes >>more

Art / Books
ISBN 9781908970398
US $24.95 CAN $33.95 TRADE
Clth, 7.25 x 9.25 in. / 112 pgs / 40 color / 3 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/25/2018 Awaiting stock


Bicycle Landscape
Photographs by Yorit Kluitman. Text by Adriaan Geuze, et al.

Dutch graphic designer Yorit Kluitman (born 1980) cycled through all of the Netherlands’ 388 municipalities, photographing the empty landscape he found en route. Kluitman's photographs, along with contributions by landscape architect Adriaan Geuze and former >>more

nai010 publishers
ISBN 9789462083875
US $75.00 CAN $99.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 288 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock


"Click", Said the Camera
Text by Markus Jakob. Photographs by Balthasar Burkhard.

In Balthasar Burkhard and Markus Jacob’s elegantly designed children’s book, 20 animals meet for a photographer’s beauty contest. The protagonist of the story is a shy donkey who watches the antics of the animals with >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037785508
US $25.00 CAN $34.50 TRADE
Spiral bound, 9.5 x 6.75 in. / 42 pgs / 22 duotone.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock


Ice Cream Headaches: Surf Culture in New York & New Jersey
Foreword by Michael Halsband. Text by Ed Thompson. Photographs by Julien Roubinet.

East Coast surf culture from Montauk to Rockaway Beach and Cape May

Unbeknownst to many who live there and to the throngs of tourists who stop by each year, the beaches of New York and New >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788862085731
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 11 in. / 192 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock


Into the Heart of the World
Edited by Antonio De Vivo, Francesco Sauro.

The La Venta Association was founded in Italy in 1991 with the aim of organizing and running geographical exploration projects across the world. This volume highlights La Venta's explorations of the past 25 years, from >>more

Skira
ISBN 9788857231778
US $70.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 11 x 11.75 in. / 312 pgs / 284 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock


Malick Sidibé: Mali Twist
Text by André Magnin, Brigitte Ollier, Manthia Diawara, Robert Storr.

“Sidibé captured the dynamism and joy of a rapidly changing West Africa ... they all got dressed for Malick.” –Vogue

Mali Twist offers an essential and immersive survey of the beloved African photographer Malick Sidibé—nicknamed “the >>more

Fondation Cartier Pour L'Art Contemporain / Editions Xavier Barral
ISBN 9782365111522
US $80.00 CAN $107.50 TRADE
Clth, 7.75 x 10.25 in. / 296 pgs / 276 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/28/2017 In stock


Piggy Goes to University
By Ezra Elia, Miriam Elia.

Piggy Goes to University is the story of a precocious young pig, and his rise to the forefront of the Anti-Piggist social justice movement. Journeying from the rural fringes of the United Union of Pigs >>more

Dung Beetle Ltd
ISBN 9780992834951
US $15.95 CAN $19.95 TRADE
Hbk, 6 x 6.5 in. / 80 pgs / 20 duotone / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/23/2018 Awaiting stock


Revolution Every Day
Edited by Robert Bird, Christina Kiaer, Zachary Cahill.

With 365 calendar pages, Revolution Every Day juxtaposes Soviet graphic art—primarily posters from the 1920s and ‘30s, by artists such as Valentina Kulagina—with works on video and film, including excerpts from Dziga Vertov’s films, post-Soviet >>more

Mousse Publishing
ISBN 9788867492947
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 FLAT40
Paperback, 4.25 x 6.25 in. / 768 pgs / 365 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock


Russian Criminal Playing Cards
Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. This deck of cards has been put together using four different sets (one for each suit) made by Russian criminals in prisons during the 1980s. Prohibited by the prison authorities, they were constructed from innocuous >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780995745544
US $20.00 CAN $27.95 SDNR50
Other Media, 2.5 x 3.5 in. / 54 pgs / 54 color.
Pub Date: 09/25/2018 Awaiting stock


Skateboard Studies
Edited with text by Konstantin Butz, Christian Peters. Text by Iain Borden, Ocean Howell, Kyle W. Kusz, Kai Reinhart, Eckehart Velten Schäfer, Francisco Vivoni, Emily Chivers Yochim. Skateboarding is not readily associated with university research projects, and no certainly scholarly approach can substitute for the empirical knowledge gained through the act of skateboarding itself—the movement of the body with and on a >>more

Walther König, Köln
ISBN 9783960983415
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 FLAT40
Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 272 pgs / 13 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/23/2018 Awaiting stock


Sory Sanlé: Volta Photo
Edited with text by Matthew S. Witkovsky. Text by Antawan Byrd, Florent Mazzoleni.

“Rich people, poor people, religious people, artists, musicians, everyone could become a hero at [Sanle’s] Volta studio.” —Florent Mazzoleni, The New York Times

The studio photographs of Sory Sanlé and his participation in the vibrant music >>more

Steidl/The Art Institute of Chicago
ISBN 9783958294004
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Clth, 9.75 x 11.5 in. / 120 pgs / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 In stock


The ABCs of Style
Edited by David Villorente. Text by Dana James.

S is for Subway, and Spraycans to use. T is for Transit, the Ones and the Twos.

Filled with 26 colorful marker drawings contributed by some of graffiti art's ultimate style masters, The ABCs of Style >>more

Testify Books
ISBN 9780972592093
US $25.00 CAN $34.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 64 pgs / 30 color.
Pub Date: 10/23/2018 Awaiting stock


The Beat Scene
Edited by Tony Nourmand, Michael Shulman. Essay by Jack Kerouac.

Unseen images of the Beats, including many—uniquely—in color

This magnificent volume features a remarkable collection of largely unseen photographs of the Beat Generation by renowned Magnum photographer Burt Glinn. This amazing, untouched treasure trove of images >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526266
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 80 color / 70 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 In stock


The Moon: From Inner Worlds to Outer Space
Edited by Lærke Rydal Jørgensen, Marie Laurberg. Foreword by Poul Erik Tøjner. Text by Marie Laurberg, Anja C. Andersen, Stephen Petersen, Ed C. Krupp.

Myths of the moon in the arts and sciences, 50 years after the first manned landing

The moon has long furnished humankind with an artistic icon, an image of longing and object of scientific inquiry. Encompassing >>more

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
ISBN 9788793659087
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 10.25 in. / 128 pgs / 150 color / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/23/2018 Awaiting stock


This Is No Dream: Making Rosemary's Baby
By James Munn. Photographs by Bob Willoughby. Forword by Taylor Hackford.

The birthing of Rosemary's Baby: behind the scenes, 50 years on

This Is No Dream: Making Rosemary’s Baby is a definitive, illustrated history of Roman Polanski’s great 1968 film, from director and casting choices to the >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526587
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 208 pgs / 100 color / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 Awaiting stock


UFO Presences
By Javier Arcenillas.

UFO Presences explores the places where UFO sightings have taken place across America: in California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, and of course the infamous Area 51, along South Central Nevada's State Route 375—the so-called Extraterrestrial >>more

RM
ISBN 9788417047283
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Hbk, 7.5 x 9.75 in. / 120 pgs / 52 color.
Pub Date: 03/27/2018 In stock


We Do Christmas
By Ezra Elia, Miriam Elia.

"'Shopping is consumerist rape,'" says Mummy, "'but I really like these shoes.'"

The latest in the Dung Beetle Learning series, Mummy, John and Susan are taken on a thrilling Christmas adventure. "Come with me," says >>more

Dung Beetle Ltd
ISBN 9780992834975
US $14.95 CAN $19.95 TRADE
Hbk, 4.75 x 6.75 in. / 48 pgs / 20 color.
Pub Date: 10/23/2018 Awaiting stock


Wow Gilles!
Text by Giorgio Terruzzi. Photographs by Ercole Colombo.

The legendary Canadian racing driver Gilles Villeneuve died on 8 May 1982 on the Zolder track in Belgium. Villeneuve had spent six years in Grand Prix racing with Ferrari, winning six races and widespread acclaim >>more

Skira
ISBN 9788857236056
US $50.00 CAN $65.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 7.75 x 11.75 in. / 208 pgs / 196 color.
Pub Date: 02/27/2018 In stock


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

VISUAL BOOK INDEX | ACTIVE BACKLIST

5 Year Diary: Black Cover
Designed by Tamara Shopsin. "THIS book belongs to," reads the frontispiece of the little red diary, followed by the words "Florence Wolfson," scrawled in faded black ink. Inside the worn leather cover, in brief, breathless dispatches written on gold-edged >>more

The Ice Plant
ISBN 9780977648139
US $24.95 CAN $33.95 SDNR50
Hbk, 3.75 x 6.5 in. / 376 pgs.
Pub Date: 03/01/2007 In stock


5 Year Diary: Blue Cover
Now available in blue, Tamara Shopsin’s classic 5 Year Diary is back in stock. Designed by Shopsin--whose illustration work is regularly featured in The New York Times--and produced by The Ice Plant and Shopsin’s General >>more

The Ice Plant
ISBN 9780977648191
US $24.95 CAN $33.95 SDNR50
Hbk, 3.75 x 6.5 in. / 376 pgs.
Pub Date: 09/01/2008 In stock


5 Year Diary: Green Cover
Tamara Shopsin's classic 5 Year Diary is now available with a green cover. Designed by Shopsin--whose illustration work is regularly featured in The New York Times--and produced by The Ice Plant, the pint-sized 5 Year >>more

The Ice Plant
ISBN 9780989785938
US $24.95 CAN $33.95 SDNR50
Hbk, 3.5 x 6.5 in. / 376 pgs.
Pub Date: 06/23/2015 In stock


5 Year Diary: Red Cover
Now available in red, Tamara Shopsin's classic 5 Year Diary is back in stock. Designed by Shopsin--whose illustration work is regularly featured in The New York Times--and produced by The Ice Plant and Shopsin's General >>more

The Ice Plant
ISBN 9780977648184
US $24.95 CAN $33.95 SDNR50
Hbk, 3.75 x 6.5 in. / 376 pgs.
Pub Date: 09/01/2008 In stock


Bad Luck, Hot Rocks: Conscience Letters and Photographs from the Petrified Forest
Edited by Ryan Thompson, Phil Orr. Photographs by Ryan Thompson. The Petrified Forest National Park in Northeast Arizona protects one of the largest deposits of petrified wood in the world. Despite stern warnings, visitors remove several tons of petrified wood from the park each year, >>more

The Ice Plant
ISBN 9780989785914
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Pbk, 7.5 x 10.25 in. / 144 pgs / 140 color.
Pub Date: 11/30/2014 Out of stock


Baggage
By Samuil Marshak, Vladimir Lebedev. Afterword by Sarah Suzuki. During the 1920s, avant-garde Russian authors and artists worked with fervent dedication to create a new type of children’s literature, drawing on both the aesthetic innovations of the period and contemporary social and political philosophy >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870708428
US $12.95 CAN $18.50 TRADE
Hbk, 6 x 7.5 in. / 12 pgs / 12 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Out of stock


Black Dolls
Edited by Frank Maresca. Text by Margo Jefferson, Faith Ringgold, Lyle Rexer. This book presents over 100 unique handmade African American dolls made between 1850 and 1930 from the collection of Deborah Neff, a Connecticut-based collector and champion of vernacular art. It is believed that African Americans >>more

Radius Books/Mingei International Museum
ISBN 9781934435892
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Clth, 12 x 9.75 in. / 192 pgs / 80 color / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015 In stock


Brian Chippendale: Maggots
In this follow-up to his acclaimed graphic novel, Ninja--which was reviewed in such diverse sources as The New York Times, Art Review and The Comics Journal--the co-founder of the legendary Providence underground art and music >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780978972264
US $21.95 CAN $30.50 TRADE
Paperback, 4 x 6 in. / 352 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 11/01/2007 Out of stock


C.F.: Powr Mastrs Vol. 1
According to The Comics Reporter, "If a reader were to pick up on any one cartoonist working at a furious and considered and accomplished pace right below the radar of most comics fans, C.F. might >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780978972288
US $18.00 CAN $25.50 TRADE
Flexi, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 120 pgs/ illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 11/01/2007 Out of stock


CCCP COOK BOOK
Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Text by Olga and Pavel Syutkin. As the Soviet Union struggled along the path to communism, food shortages were commonplace, and both Party authorities and Soviet citizens had to apply every ounce of ingenuity to maximize often-inadequate resources. The stories and >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780993191114
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 5 x 8 in. / 192 pgs / 95 color / 2 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/29/2015 In stock


Chewed
Photographs by Arne Svenson & Ron Warren. Texts by Augusten Burroughs, Todd Oldham, William Wegman, Roz Chast, Maira Kalman, Rick Meyerowitz, Isaac Mizrahi, Andrew Zimmern. Photographers Arne Svenson and Ron Warren--co-authors of the popular Sock Monkeys--here turn their attention to those masses of slobbered-over yarn, remnants and stuffing that ordinarily go the way of all pet toy casualties and get >>more

Ideal World Books
ISBN 9780972211178
US $24.95 CAN $33.95 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 160 pgs / 138 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2011 In stock


Colors
By Philip Yenawine. These bright, compact hardcovers introduce young readers and their parents to six visual building blocks--Lines, Shapes, Colors, People, Places and Stories--via an assortment of the great masterpieces of twentieth century art. Author Philip Yenawine, the >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870701764
US $14.95 CAN $17.50 TRADE
Hardcover, 8.5 x 8.5 in. / 24 pgs / 20 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/01/2006 In stock


Danzig Baldaev: Drawings from the Gulag
Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Drawings from the Gulag consists of 130 drawings by Danzig Baldaev (author of the acclaimed Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia series), describing the history, horror and peculiarities of the Gulag system from its inception in 1918. >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780956356246
US $32.95 CAN $43.95 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 8 in. / 240 pgs / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010 Out of stock


Doomsdate: 2013 Calendar
Despite its poor—that is, zero—rate of success (to date), predicting the end of the world has never ceased to be a popular sport throughout the history of humankind. If the turn of the millennium has >>more

Paper Chase Press
ISBN 9780985204426
US $19.95 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Leatherbound, 7.5 x 10 in. / 100 pgs.
Pub Date: 12/31/2012


Dora Lives: The Authorized Story Of Miki Dora
Edited by C.R. Stecyk and Drew Kampion. Foreword by Steve Pezman. The surfing iconoclast who became an icon, Miki Dora was the epitome of 1960s beach culture. His dark good looks were the envy of Malibu. His talent earned him trophies (which he disdained) and the >>more

D.A.P./T. Adler Books
ISBN 9781890481179
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 10 x 7 in. / 142 pgs / 60 color / 30 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/15/2005 In stock


Dumbo: Acts of Vandalism and Stories of Love
Text by Barry McGee, Federico Sarica, Kyri Chenven. "I dare anyone who has been to Italy, and especially Milan, in the past 10 years to claim that they have never seen the word 'DUMBO' written on the city walls. It's impossible!" Here, the >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788889431955
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Hardcover, 8 x 11.5 in. / 136 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 09/01/2007 Out of stock


Eating at Hotel Il Pellicano
Photographs by Juergen Teller. Introduction by Will Self. Text by Antonio Guida. In this extraordinary cook book, Juergen Teller photographs extravagantly elegant food from the celebrated Hotel Il Pellicano in Tuscany. Known for subverting the conventions of fashion and photography, Teller here turns his eye to the >>more

Violette Editions
ISBN 9781900828451
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Hbk, 13.5 x 9 in. / 248 pgs / 135 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2013 Out of stock


Ferdinand Porsche and the Volkswagen
Edited by Dr. Ing. h.c.F. Porsche AG. The development of the Volkswagen Beetle was a central achievement in the early history of the Porsche Company. In January 1934, Ferdinand Porsche wrote an “exposé regarding the construction of a German people's car” that >>more

DuMont
ISBN 9783832192983
US $22.95 CAN $32.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 5.25 in. / 200 pgs / 36 color / 130 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2010 Out of stock


Ferdinand Porsche: Hybrid Automobile Pioneer
Over the past decade, as the realities of climate change become increasingly impossible to ignore, people have begun to see hybrid cars as a way to stem the tide of emissions and diminish dependence on >>more

DuMont
ISBN 9783832193225
US $22.95 CAN $32.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 5.25 in. / 160 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2011 Out of stock


Ferry Porsche: 100 Years
Edited by Dr. Ing. h.c.F. Porsche AG. The success story of the Porsche firm is entwined with the life's work of Ferry Porsche. Under his leadership, the construction office founded by his father Ferdinand in 1931 became an independent automobile manufacturer that >>more

DuMont
ISBN 9783832192754
US $22.95 CAN $32.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 5.25 in. / 200 pgs / 37 color / 126 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2010 Out of stock


Frankenstein: The First Two Hundred Years
By Christopher Frayling.

Frankenstein lives! 200 years of the book, the movies and the monster in pop culture and beyond

On New Year’s Day 1818, Mary Shelley’s novel Frankenstein was first published in an anonymous three-volume edition of 500 >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526464
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 208 pgs / 125 color / 75 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/21/2017 In stock


Futebol
Photographs by Leonardo Finotti.

In Brazil soccer is more than just a sport. It is hope for a better future, a distraction from everyday life, creator of identity and community. If there is no ball around, people kick fruit >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037784310
US $29.00 CAN $39.50 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9 in. / 64 pgs / 32 images.
Pub Date: 07/25/2014 In stock


Gianpaolo Pagni: Double Face
Double Face offers readers of all ages a seemingly endless series of stylized variations on the human face, each of which is a “double” that can be viewed without a top or a bottom, without >>more

Edizioni Corraini
ISBN 9788875702182
US $27.00 CAN $37.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 8 in. / 40 pgs / 34 color / 4 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2010 In stock


I Met a Penguin
Prolific children's author Frank Asch (born 1946), best known for his Moonbear series, first published I Met a Penguin, one of his first books, in 1972. This reissue brings Asch's tender tale of interspecies romance >>more

Nieves/Al Pastor
ISBN 9783905999624
US $25.00 CAN $34.50 TRADE
Clth, 10 x 7.75 in. / 48 pgs / 48 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/24/2015 Out of stock


John Cage Book of Days
Edited by Laura Kuhn. Few twentieth-century artists have been as quotable as the ever-pithy composer, writer, philosopher and artist John Cage, and his aphorisms have become the mantras of fans the world over. "I have nothing to say/and I >>more

The John Cage Trust
ISBN 9781935202011
US $25.00 CAN $34.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 4.5 in. / 120 pgs / 52 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2009 In stock


John Severson's SURF
Foreword by Gerry Lopez. Interview by Nathan Howe. Afterword by Drew Kampion. John Severson (born 1933) revolutionized pop culture's vision of surfing and surf culture through his prolific artistic output that transverses decades and disciplines. He began his career as a painter, selling his canvases at Long >>more

Damiani/PUKA PUKA
ISBN 9788862083263
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 212 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 09/30/2014 In stock


Lauren Weinstein: Goddess of War
This follow-up to Lauren Weinstein's critically acclaimed and best-selling graphic novel, Girl Stories, traces the life of a celebrated Valkyrie, great-granddaughter of Thor, from her earliest days to her present position as Goddess of War--bored, >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780978972295
US $12.95 CAN $18.50 TRADE
Paperback, 10 x 15.5 in. / 32 pgs/ illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 06/01/2008 In stock


Lines
By Philip Yenawine. These bright, compact hardcovers introduce young readers and their parents to six visual building blocks--Lines, Shapes, Colors, People, Places and Stories--via an assortment of the great masterpieces of twentieth century art. Author Philip Yenawine, the >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870701757
US $14.95 CAN $17.50 TRADE
Hardcover, 8.5 x 8.5 in. / 24 pgs / 10 color / 24 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/01/2006 In stock


Looking for Lenin
Photographs by Niels Ackermann. Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Text by Sébastien Gobert, Myroslava Hartmond.

The eerie beauty of Ukraine’s Lenin statues, toppled in the name of decommunization
In the process of decommunisation, Ukraine has toppled all its Lenin monuments. The authors have hunted down and photographed these banned Soviet >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780993191176
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 6.5 in. / 176 pgs / 90 color.
Pub Date: 06/27/2017 In stock


Mascots & Mugs: The Characters and Cartoons of Subway Graffiti
Introduction by Jonathan Lethem. Text by David "Chino" Villorente, Todd "Reas" James. In the graffiti world it's the name that brings the fame, but what about the figural components of this urban typography? Some of the most iconic pieces in the history of graffiti have earned their >>more

Testify Books
ISBN 9780972592048
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 TRADE
Hardcover, 8.5 x 11 in. / 288 pgs / 400 color.
Pub Date: 10/01/2007 In stock


Michel Gondry: You'll Like This Film Because You're In It
A how-to book from a famed director! This little paperback by Michel Gondry was inspired by his latest film, Be Kind Rewind. The movie stars Jack Black and Mos Def as two friends who enact >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780979415388
US $16.95 CAN $24.00 TRADE
Paperback, 5 x 7.75 in. / 80 pgs / 30 color / 90 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/01/2008 In stock


Munken Note Pads
The more immaterial our world becomes, the more we love the things that we can marvel at in a sensory manner, things that retain their magic. This is exactly what Munken Works is--an object, made >>more

Steidl
ISBN 9783869306391
US $9.99 CAN $12.50 TRADE
Pbk, 3 x 4.75 in. / 0 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 10/15/2013 In stock


Munken: Large Sketch Block
The more immaterial our world becomes, the more we love the things that we can marvel at in a sensory manner, things that retain their magic. This is exactly what Munken Works is--an object, made >>more

Steidl
ISBN 9783869306407
US $19.90 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 8.25 in. / 180 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 10/15/2013 In stock


Paper Airplanes: The Collections of Harry Smith
Edited by John Klacsmann, Andrew Lampert. Photographs by Jason Fulford. Filmmaker, painter, anthropologist, musicologist and occultist--Harry Smith (1923-1991) was an incomparable polymath and seminal figure in the realms of beat culture and avant-garde art. Smith's kaleidoscopic experimental films have influenced generations of artists and cinephiles, while his >>more

J&L Books/Anthology Film Archives
ISBN 9780989531139
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 240 pgs / 300 color.
Pub Date: 10/27/2015 In stock


Paz de la Huerta: The Birds Didn’t Die over the Winter
Photographer Alexandra Carr met Paz de la Huerta--the actress and Boardwalk Empire star--in New York in 2007, shortly before Paz became the celebrity she is today. They soon agreed to collaborate on a photo project, >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788862083164
US $390.00 CAN $520.00 SDNR30
Slip, Clth, 7 x 10 in. / 144 pgs / signed & numbered ed of 25 copies
Pub Date: 11/30/2013 In stock


Paz de la Huerta: The Birds Didn’t Die over the Winter
Photographer Alexandra Carr met Paz de la Huerta--the actress and Boardwalk Empire star--in New York in 2007, shortly before Paz became the celebrity she is today, and they soon agreed to collaborate on a photo >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788862082679
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Clth, 7 x 9.5 in. / 144 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 Out of stock


People
By Philip Yenawine. These bright, compact hardcovers introduce young readers and their parents to six visual building blocks--Lines, Shapes, Colors, People, Places and Stories--via an assortment of the great masterpieces of twentieth century art. Author Philip Yenawine, the >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870701740
US $14.95 CAN $21.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 8.5 x 8.5 in. / 24 pgs / 15 color / 23 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/01/2006 In stock


Pirate Nightmare Vice Explosion
Edited and with introduction by Michael Kupperman. In the late 1990s, American comic artist Michael Kupperman bought a stack of men’s magazines from the 1950s and 1960s, with titles like Sir!, Real Action and Man’s Thrills. "They all had the owner’s name >>more

Four Corners Books
ISBN 9780956192875
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 12.5 in. / 148 pgs / 63 color / 80 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 In stock


Places
By Philip Yenawine. These bright, compact hardcovers introduce young readers and their parents to six visual building blocks--Lines, Shapes, Colors, People, Places and Stories--via an assortment of the great masterpieces of twentieth century art. Author Philip Yenawine, the >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870701733
US $14.95 CAN $21.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 8.5 x 8.5 in. / 24 pgs / 17 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/01/2006 In stock


Porsche Ladies
Porsche Ladies pays tribute to the women whose love for Porsche automobiles and whose contributions to the brand have stood out across the company’s seven-decade history. Exceptionally gifted racecar drivers Rita Rampinelli, who raced in >>more

DuMont
ISBN 9783832193232
US $22.95 CAN $32.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 5.25 in. / 200 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 02/28/2011 Out of stock


Porsche Museum: The Cars
Edited by Dr. Ing. h.c.F. Porsche AG. Smart design solutions, pioneering technology and classic vehicles all come together at the new Porsche Museum at Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen. Housed at Porsche's headquarters, the museum displays the diversity of the Porsche brand to international visitors. This >>more

DuMont
ISBN 9783832192976
US $22.95 CAN $32.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 5.25 in. / 256 pgs / 298 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2010 Out of stock


Porsche Turbo Stories
Edited by Dr. Ing. h.c.F. Porsche AG. For 35 years, the Porsche 911 Turbo has been regarded as the archetypal sports car. Its rare combination of precision engineering and sumptuous luxury has seen it mature into a timeless classic with a very >>more

DuMont
ISBN 9783832192990
US $22.95 CAN $32.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 5.25 in. / 224 pgs / 186 color / 19 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/28/2010 Out of stock


Ron Church: California to Hawaii 1960 to 1965
Edited by Tom Adler. Foreword by Steve Pezman. Introduction by Brad Barrett. Text by Steve Pezman, Brad Barrett, Ron Church. Co-published by T. Adler Books and the wave-rider’s Bible, The Surfer’s Journal, this deluxe collection of mostly previously unpublished vintage surfing photographs by the cult surf documentarian, Ron Church, offers a glimpse into the last >>more

T. Adler Books/ The Surfer's Journal
ISBN 9780966377170
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Boxed hbk, 12 x 12 in. / 180 pgs / 4 color / 177 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Out of stock


Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia Postcards
Drawings by Danzig Baldaev. Photographs by Sergei Vasiliev. This beautifully produced boxed set of 53 postcards contains stunning images from the bestselling Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia series of books. These hugely popular and influential books document the Russian criminal tattoo, revealing its hidden >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780956896261
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 SDNR50
Slip, 4.5 x 6.5 in. / 53 color postcards.
Pub Date: 10/31/2013 In stock


Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia Volume I
Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Foreword by Alexei Plutser-Sarno. Text by Danzig Baldaev. Photographs by Sergei Vasiliev. Occasionally a book is published that reveals a subculture you never dreamt existed. More rarely, that book goes on to become a phenomenon of its own. The 2004 publication of the Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopaedia >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780955862076
US $32.95 CAN $43.95 TRADE
Hbk, 5 x 8 in. / 400 pgs / 350 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/31/2009 In stock


Russian Criminal Tattoo Encyclopedia Volume II
Introduction by Anne Applebaum. Foreword by Alexel Pluster-Sarno. Photographs by Sergey Vasiliev. Drawings by Danzig Baldaev. Danzig Baldaev's father was an academic, an ethnologist who found himself imprisoned under Soviet rule as an enemy of the people. In fact much of Baldaev's family moved through the Soviet prison system, while he >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780955006128
US $32.95 CAN $43.95 TRADE
Hardcover, 4.75 x 8 in. / 400 pgs / 350 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2011 In stock


Russian Criminal Tattoo Police Files
Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Text by Arkady Bronnikov. Russian Criminal Tattoo Police Files Volume I features more than 180 photographs of Russian criminal tattoos and official police papers from the collection of Arkady Bronnikov, regarded as Russia’s foremost authority on criminal tattoo iconography. >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780956896292
US $32.50 CAN $42.50 TRADE
Hbk, 5 x 8 in. / 256 pgs / 186 color.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 In stock


Shore Leave
Edited by Ryan Mungia. Introduction by Jim Heimann. For the thousands of US sailors bound for the Pacific theatre of World War II, the Hawaiian Islands were the staging ground for an unknown fate. Their perception of Honolulu as a tropical paradise quickly >>more

Boyo Press
ISBN 9780991619818
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 TRADE
Clth, 10 x 8 in. / 88 pgs / 8 color / 71 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/26/2016 In stock


Show Dogs: A Photographic Breed Guide
Edited by Stacy Wakefield. Photographs by Kate Lacey. The American Kennel Club recognizes over 160 breeds of dogs in seven categories: Hound, Working, Sporting, Non-sporting, Terrier, Toy and Herding. Thousands of Americans own purebred show dogs, and year round, local kennel clubs host >>more

Evil Twin Publications
ISBN 9780976335535
US $16.95 CAN $24.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.25 x 9 in. / 112 pgs / 168 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2010 Out of stock


Sory Sanlé: Volta Photo 1965–85
Introduction by Forent Mazzoleni.

Burkina Faso photographer Sory Sanlé (born 1943) started his career in 1960, the year his country (then named République de Haute-Volta) gained independence from France.

Sanlé opened his Volta Photo portrait studio in 1965 and, working >>more

Reel Art Press/Morton-Hill
ISBN 9781909526525
US $29.95 CAN $39.95 TRADE
Hbk, 8 x 9.5 in. / 80 pgs / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/26/2017 In stock


Soviet Space Dogs
Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Text by Olesya Turkina. This book is dedicated to the Soviet Space Dogs, who played a crucial part in the Soviet Space program. These homeless dogs, plucked from the streets of Moscow, were selected because they fitted the program's >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780956896285
US $32.95 CAN $43.95 TRADE
Clth, 5 x 8 in. / 240 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 09/30/2014 In stock


Soviets
Edited by Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell. Soviets features unpublished drawings from the archive of Danzig Baldaev. Made in secret, they satirize the Communist Party system and expose the absurdities of Soviet life. Baldaev touches on a wide range of subjects, from >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780956896278
US $32.95 CAN $43.95 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 8 in. / 240 pgs / 181 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 In stock


Speed, Style, and Beauty
Text by Winston S. Goodfellow and Beverly Rae Kimes. Foreword and Interview by Darcy Kuronen. Introduction by Ralph Lauren. Photographs by Michael Furman. Bugatti and Bentley, Alfa and Aston, Mercedes and McLaren—these are not merely cars, they are some of the most exquisite automobiles ever assembled, selected by Ralph Lauren, one of the foremost designers of our time. >>more

MFA Publications
ISBN 9780878466856
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 12.25 in. / 210 pgs / 196 color / 37 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005 In stock


Stories
By Philip Yenawine. These bright, compact hardcovers introduce young readers and their parents to six visual building blocks--Lines, Shapes, Colors, People, Places and Stories--via an assortment of the great masterpieces of twentieth century art. Author Philip Yenawine, the >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870701788
US $14.95 CAN $21.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 8.5 x 8.5 in. / 24 pgs / 16 color / 25 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/01/2006 Out of stock


String Figures: The Collections of Harry Smith
Edited by John Klacsmann, Andrew Lampert. Text by John Cohen, Terry Winters. Photographs by Jason Fulford. Volume two of The Collections of Harry Smith focuses on Smith's erudite study of string figures, an age-old form of spiritual and recreational play that he passionately chronicled in multiple mediums. This immersive volume contains >>more

J&L Books/Anthology Film Archives
ISBN 9780989531160
US $25.00 CAN $34.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 162 pgs / 125 color.
Pub Date: 10/27/2015 In stock


Tamara Shopsin: What Is This?
It is never too early to learn about abstraction--especially if celebrated illustrator Tamara Shopsin is doing the teaching. What Is This? is Shopsin's wordless children's book that will encourage imaginative thinking in readers both young >>more

The Ice Plant
ISBN 9780989785945
US $9.95 CAN $14.95 TRADE
Hbk, 3.5 x 4 in. / 40 pgs / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/28/2015 In stock


Tattoo
Edited by Anne & Julien. Text by Pascal Bagot, Joe Cummings, Anna Felicity Friedman, Sébastien Galliot, Alan Govenar, Simon Jean, Andrea Juno , V. Vale, Lars Krutak, Florence Lamy, Karl Marc, Michael McCabe, Jérôme Pierrat, Luc Renaut, Yoshimi Yamamoto. The practice of tattooing has an extensive primitive history in Asian and African countries, where it had social, religious and mystical roles. In 3000 BC, Ötzi (whose mummy was famously discovered in the 1990s) covered >>more

Musée du Quai Branly/Actes Sud
ISBN 9782330032463
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Hbk, 7.5 x 10 in. / 304 pgs / 220 color.
Pub Date: 08/31/2014 In stock


The Art of Smallfilms
Edited by Jonny Truck, Richard Embray. Introduction by Stewart Lee. Foreword by Daniel Postgate. Working from a cowshed on a farm in Kent, Oliver Postgate (1925–2008) and Peter Firmin (born 1928) produced some of the best-loved British children's animated television of the 1960s and 1970s. Their iconic productions include >>more

Four Corners Books
ISBN 9781909829022
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hbk, 10.25 x 11 in. / 304 pgs / 300 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/24/2015 In stock


The Death Instinct
By Jacques Mesrine. Introduction by Robert Greene. Translation by Robert Greene, Catherine Texier. France's Public Enemy Number One from the late 1960s to the end of the 1970s--when he was killed by police in a sensational traffic shootout--Jacques Mesrine (1936–1979) is the best-known criminal in French history. Mesrine >>more

TamTam Books
ISBN 9780966234688
US $16.95 CAN $24.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 9 in. / 325 pgs.
Pub Date: 10/31/2014 In stock


The Floral Ghost
By Susan Orlean and Philip Taaffe. This one-of-a-kind collaboration between acclaimed author Susan Orlean and celebrated artist Philip Taaffe unites the literary and the visual, the nostalgic and the optimistic, and brings greenery to your bookshelf. Taking inspiration from the rapidly >>more

Planthouse, Inc.
ISBN 9780986281495
US $22.00 CAN $30.50 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 6.5 in. / 36 pgs / 33 color.
Pub Date: 03/22/2016 In stock


The Gettysburg Address by Abraham Lincoln
Perhaps the greatest speech in American history--certainly the best-known--is beautifully typeset, designed and augmented in this slim, affordable volume. Though only 272 words and three minutes in duration when read aloud, Lincoln's legendary speech still >>more

T. Adler Books
ISBN 9781938922473
US $14.00 CAN $19.95 TRADE
Hbk, 5 x 7 in. / 6 pgs / 2 quadratone.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 In stock


The Lucky, Plucky Chairs
By Rolf Fehlbaum and Maira Kalman. When a set of eight classic old No. 14 Thonet chairs are threatened with certain doom, their ingenuity saves the day. Together they discover a way to escape, and encounter a world of the most >>more

Vitra Design Museum
ISBN 9783945852095
US $18.50 CAN $26.00 TRADE
Clth, 6 x 8 in. / 48 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 06/28/2016 In stock


The Morbid Anatomy Anthology
Edited by Joanna Ebenstein, Colin Dickey. Text by Chiara Ambrosio, Stephen T. Asma, Zoe Beloff, Elizabeth L. Bradley, Simon Chaplin, Mark Dery, Colin Dickey, Caitlin Doughty, Joanna Ebenstein, Richard Faulk, Kate Forde, Mel Gordon, Richard Harris, Amy Herzog, Amber Jolliffe, Vadim Kosmos, Paul Koudounaris, Ross MacFarlane, Dániel Margócsy, Evan Michelson, Pat Morris, Salvador Olguín, David Pescovitz, Carl Schoonover, Daniel K. Smith, Shannon Taggart, Ronni Thomas, John Troyer. Since 2008, the Morbid Anatomy Library of Brooklyn, New York, has hosted some of the best scholars, artists and writers working along the intersections of the history of anatomy and medicine, death and the macabre, >>more

Morbid Anatomy Press
ISBN 9780989394307
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Clth, 6 x 8.5 in. / 491 pgs / 108 color / 64 b&w.
Pub Date: 04/30/2014 Out of stock


The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln
Edited by Peter W. Kunhardt, Jr. Introduction by Harold Holzer. Preface by Philip B. Kunhardt, III. First published in 1911, The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln was privately printed by Frederick Hill Meserve, the preeminent historian of the photographs of Abraham Lincoln. It was a groundbreaking look at the then-known photographs of >>more

Steidl
ISBN 9783869309170
US $55.00 CAN $72.50 TRADE
Clth, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 288 pgs / 114 tritone.
Pub Date: 05/26/2015 In stock


The Sick Rose
By Richard Barnett. The Sick Rose is a visual tour through the golden age of medical illustration. The nineteenth century experienced an explosion of epidemics such as cholera and diphtheria, driven by industrialization, urbanization and poor hygiene. In >>more

D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers
ISBN 9781938922404
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 256 pgs / 250 color.
Pub Date: 05/31/2014 In stock


Thomas Campbell: Slide Your Brains Out
Foreword by Scott Hulet. Afterword by Ed Templeton. Growing up in southern California, artist, photographer and filmmaker Thomas Campbell was raised on the DIY aesthetic of the early 1980s skateboarding culture. Photography tips came from like-minded fellow photographers employed in the skateboarding press >>more

Um Yeah Arts
ISBN 9780985361105
US $39.95 CAN $53.95 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.75 in. / 176 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 10/31/2012 Out of stock


Vega Sicilia
Introduction by Harry Eyres. Text by Serena Sutcliffe. Photographs by Gautier Deblonde, Johnnie Shand Kydd. This hardcover celebrates the 150th anniversary of famed Spanish winery Vega Sicilia, one of the oldest in Europe. Vega Sicilia offers a glimpse of the winery through the eyes of three artists: Gautier Deblonde, Johnnie >>more

Turner
ISBN 9788416142408
US $90.00 CAN $120.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 10 x 11 in. / 272 pgs / 140 color / 20 duotone / 40 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/29/2015 In stock


Want: 100 Postcards from the Collection of John Kasmin
Text by John Kasmin. Want presents 100 postcards of beggars belonging to the legendary art dealer John Kasmin. A pivotal figure in postwar British culture whose gallery showed the likes of Frank Stella and David Hockney, Kasmin has built >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781907533464
US $16.95 CAN $24.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 8 / 100 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 11/12/2013 Out of stock


We Go to the Gallery
Have you taken children to a gallery recently? Did you struggle to explain the work to them in plain, simple English? With this new Dung Beetle book by artist Miriam Elia--a tribute to and a >>more

Dung Beetle Ltd
ISBN 9780992834913
US $14.95 CAN $19.95 TRADE
Hbk, 4.75 x 7 in. / 46 pages / 20 color.
Pub Date: 11/24/2015 In stock


What Is Contemporary Art? A Guide for Kids
By Jacky Klein, Suzy Klein. What Is Contemporary Art? opens up the exciting, dynamic and sometimes bewildering world of contemporary art for a young audience, inviting readers to explore, enjoy and question a variety of artworks drawn from the collection >>more

The Museum of Modern Art, New York
ISBN 9780870708091
US $22.95 CAN $32.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9.5 x 12 in. / 64 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2012 In stock


What is Art?
Text by Stefanie Bringezu, Daniel Kramer, Janine Schmutz. What would life be like without art? This is hardly a rhetorical question: for at least as long as art criticism has existed, there has been a great deal of philosophizing and speculation on the >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775735278
US $30.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Pbk, 5 x 6.75 in. / 216 pgs / 39 color.
Pub Date: 04/30/2013 In stock


Where'd You Get Those? 10th Anniversary Edition
Foreword, introduction and afterword by Bobbito Garcia. The mother of all sneaker books is finally back in print, in an expanded edition. Upon its initial publication in 2003, Where’d You Get Those? was hailed by Vanity Fair as “The perfect primer on >>more

Testify Books
ISBN 9780972592086
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 280 pgs / 450 color / 125 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/31/2013 In stock


Yuichi Yokoyama: New Engineering
Yuichi Yokoyama makes comics in a unique language situated somewhere between the primal drives of William Blake and the elegant geometries of Sol Lewitt--they are works of philosophical complexity and stunning visual power, of which >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780978972257
US $19.95 CAN $27.95 TRADE
Flexi, 7.5 x 10.5 in. / 226 pgs / 250 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/01/2007 Out of stock


Yuichi Yokoyama: Travel
The Japanese manga artist Yuichi Yokoyama's latest work, Travel, is a wordless journey into the contemporary Japanese psyche. It takes the not unfamiliar plot backdrop of a train ride and turns it into a psychological >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780981562209
US $19.95 CAN $27.95 TRADE
Paperback, 5.75 x 8.25 in. / 202 pgs / 200 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/01/2008 Out of stock



                                                                                     

VISUAL BOOK INDEX | OUT OF PRINT

A Crazy Job: Leading Publishers in Conversation with Juan Cruz Ruiz
Edited and introduction by Elena Ochoa Foster. Text by Juan Cruz Ruiz. With the explosion of digital publishing and online retailing, and the collapse of major bookstore chains and traditional publishing houses, the book industry has changed dramatically over the past decade. However, it is also true >>more

Ivorypress
ISBN 9788493949815
US $37.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Hbk, 5.5 x 8.25 in. / 250 pgs / 12 b&w / 12 duotone.
Pub Date: 10/31/2012 Not available


All American: Traveling With Barbara Dijkuis & Auke Vleer And Reading With Tyler Whisnand
Essay by Tyler Whisnand. That most American of activities, the cross-country road trip, is here appropriated by two Dutch artists who set out to understand the United States in a way they never could through advertisements. From Los Angeles >>more

Artimo
ISBN 9789075380675
US $40.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Paperback, 9.5 x 12 in. / 176 pgs / 750 color.
Pub Date: 07/02/2003 Out of print/Not available


Andrea Jones: Plantworlds
Photographs by Andrea Jones. Contributions by Tim Smit. Text by Roberio Diaz, Dan Hinkley, Roy Lancaster, Fumiaki Tokano, Jane Goodall. When fall's chill or winter's storms keep you in, plant yourself in front of the fireplace with this book of Andrea Jones's botanical photographs and enjoy the eternal spring. In fact, not even spring's arrival >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788889431153
US $75.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hardcover, 9.5 x 13.5 in. / 350 pgs / 350 color.
Pub Date: 07/15/2005 Not available


Art Brands
Text by Michael Klant, Jochen Ludwig, Günter Figal et al. Vermeer chippers, Fontana juice, Giotto candies, Goya noodles, Lichtenstein medicine, Rembrandt toothpaste, Richter spicy fish rolls and Beuys dog food… In this amusing volume, published in conjunction with an exhibition at the Museum für Neue >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775721165
US $30.00 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Paperback, 8.75 x 9.25 in. / 120 pgs / 50 color.
Pub Date: 06/01/2008 Not available


Ben Jones: New Painting & Drawing
This volume is produced in conjunction with Ben Jones' first solo show in Athens, Greece. Jones is a member of the famed Providence, Rhode Island-based art group Paper Rad, which has lent its lo-fi, DIY >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780979415371
US $20.00 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Hardback, 7.25 x 8.25 in. / 32 pgs / 20 color / 20 b&w.
Pub Date: 12/01/2008 Not available


Between the Lines: A Coloring Book of Drawings by Contemporary Artists
What if an ordinary little coloring book were to be upgraded with a set of 54 energetic line drawings by some of today's best-known contemporary artists instead of the usual dumbed-down pedagogical renderings? And what >>more

RxArt
ISBN 9780978701307
US $17.00 CAN $20.00 TRADE
Paperback, 8 x 10.75 in. / 112 pgs.
Pub Date: 02/01/2007 Not available


Between the Lines: Volume 2
If Ed Ruscha, Lawrence Weiner, Sean Landers, Jim Lambie and Raymond Pettibon were to each unleash their inner child and create new art for a coloring book, what surprising imagery might they come up with? >>more

RxArt
ISBN 9780615309385
US $20.00 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8 x 10.75 in. / 112 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 02/28/2010 Not available


Brian Chippendale: If 'n Oof
Brian Chippendale, drummer for the acclaimed and outrageously loud noise-rock duo Lightning Bolt and collaborator on Björk's 2007 album, Volta, is an increasingly in-demand graphic novelist, one of those artists who draw because they're compelled >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780982094754
US $29.95 CAN $35.00 TRADE
Pbk, 5 x 7 in. / 650 pgs / 650 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/30/2010 Not available


Cafè Of Stars
Essay by Vincenzo Mollica. Foreword by Walter Veltroni. These well-reproduced, previously unpublished photographs about Dolce Vita the "cafÀ of stars" document coffee's relation to life and style in Rome in the 1950s and 60s. Many of these images were taken by paparazzi, considered >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788890130472
US $35.00 CAN $40.00 TRADE
Paperback, 8 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 170 color.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005 Not available


Crime
Edited by Alix Lambert, Damon Murray, Stephen Sorrell, Ariana Speyer. How much do criminal acts and their representation in cinema, literature and music really have in common? Is the execution of crime in everyday life as appealing or as inspired as creative artists have made >>more

FUEL Publishing
ISBN 9780955006180
US $45.00 CAN $55.00 TRADE
Hardback, 6 x 8.5 in. / 352 pgs / 50 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/01/2008 Not available


Cyanide and Sin: Visualizing Crime in 50s America
Text by William Straw. Beginning with a 1941 cover of Headquarters Detective: True Cases from the Police Blotter, which features a beautiful redhead, ravaged and roped, and ending with the April 1976 cover of Front Page Detective, on which >>more

PPP Editions/Andrew Roth Inc., New York
ISBN 9780971548046
US $39.95 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9 x 11 in. / 190 pgs / 196 color.
Pub Date: 02/01/2009 Not available


El Super
Edited by Kurt Hollander. Photographs by Adam Wiseman. If you are what you eat, then it would follow that grocery shopping is the way you construct your identity, and that markets and grocery stores are the laboratories in which whole cultures build theirs--as >>more

Editorial RM
ISBN 9789685208475
US $19.95 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Flexibound, 6 x 6 in. / 216 pgs / 165 color.
Pub Date: 03/01/2006 Not available


Encyclopedia of Flowers
Edited by Kyoko Wada.

Flowers have been a universal cultural object for millennia. They are an important aesthetic element in everyday life worldwide, and have played a highly symbolic role in art throughout the ages. Over the past few >>more

Lars Müller Publishers
ISBN 9783037783139
US $85.00 CAN $105.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 6.25 in. / 512 pgs / 203 images.
Pub Date: 10/07/2012 Not available


Fallen Books
For book lovers, Fallen Books will have the grim fascination of a car wreck or crime scene. It collects photographs of toppled books and bookcases from libraries in seismically active areas, organized chronologically with the >>more

Onestar Press
ISBN 9782915359305
US $40.00 CAN $50.00 TRADE
Pbk, 6 x 8 in. / 224 pgs / 224 color.
Pub Date: 12/31/2009 Not available


Frank Santoro: Storeyville
Introduction by Chris Ware. A perfect match of form and content, Storeyville was originally published in 1995 as a 40-page tabloid newspaper. Now rare, it was printed in black and white, along with a set of three muted tones >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780978972271
US $24.95 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Hardback, 11 x 16 in. / 48 pgs/ illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 11/01/2007 Not available


From Abfab To Zen
Photographs by John Waters. Text by Kim Hastreiter, David Hershkovitz. "...the Vogue of the down-low universive."--Jay McInerney. "Consistently ahead on style trends."--The New York Times. "The magazine of culture formation among the seriously hip."--Time Magazine. >>more

D.A.P./Paper Magazine
ISBN 9781891024047
US $24.95 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Paperback, 8 x 10 in. / 204 pgs / 150 color / 50 b&w
Pub Date: 09/02/1999 Not available


Gary Panter: Cola Madnes
Available widely for the first time! Legendary underground cartoonist Gary Panter's comics are typically anarchic and fun, but they also delve deeper. Drawn in 1983, printed in 2001 and released here for the first time, >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780979415395
US $24.95 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Hardback, 5 x 7 in. / 212 pgs / 210 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/01/2008 Not available


Ghanavision
Introduction by Thibaut de Ruyter. Against today's copyrighted-to-the-gills Hollywood movie industry, the wacky world of Ghanian movie posters comes as a joyous relief, with its absolute lack of respect for not only the directors and even stars of Hollywood, but >>more

Bongout
ISBN 9783940907059
US $25.00 CAN $30.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.75 x 9.25 in. / 68 pgs / illustrated throughout.
Pub Date: 08/31/2009 Not available


Ghost Knigi
By Benjamin Sommerhalder. This adorable, limited-edition children’s book written and illustrated by the editor and publisher of the super-cool artist book/zine publisher, Nieves, follows a young ghost named Knigi on his quest to learn to read. Readers of >>more

Nieves
ISBN 9783905999051
US $24.00 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Clth, 7.75 x 10 in. / 20 pgs / 3 color / 7 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/31/2012 Not available


Harmony Korine: Mister Lonely
The Fifty Word Review succinctly summarized Harmony Korine's upcoming film, Mister Lonely, thus: "A Mexican Michael Jackson falls for Marilyn Monroe (Samantha Morton) married to Charlie Chaplin--all living in a Scottish commune along with the >>more

Nieves
ISBN 9783905714425
US $24.00 CAN $27.50 TRADE
Paperback, 4.5 x 7 in. / 148 pgs / 22 b&w.
Pub Date: 08/01/2008 Not available


In Almost Every Picture
Edited by Erik Kessels. Essay by Tyler Whisnand. A collection of hundreds of photos taken by a husband of his wife during the years 1956-1968, In Almost Every Picture is a remarkably consistent group of images, relaxed yet arranged, amateur yet professional, everyday >>more

Artimo
ISBN 9789075380415
US $24.95 CAN $24.95 TRADE
Paperback, 6.25 x 7.75 in. / 176 pgs / 86 color
Pub Date: 07/02/2002 Out of print/Not available


In Almost Every Picture No. 3
Edited by Eric Kessels. Essay by Tyler Whisnand. This third volume of In Almost Every Picture is a look at pictures taken with a camera that detects motion. We witness self-made portraits of deer and other small animals in nature; a reality that >>more

Artimo
ISBN 9789085460183
US $25.00 CAN $25.00 TRADE
Paperback, 6 x 7.75 in. / 224 pgs / 100 color.
Pub Date: 03/15/2005 Out of print/Not available


John Cage Book of Days 2011
Edited by Laura Kuhn. Few twentieth-century artists have been as quotable as the ever-pithy composer, writer, philosopher and artist John Cage, and his aphorisms have become the mantras of fans the world over. "I have nothing to say/and I >>more

The John Cage Trust
ISBN 9781935202233
US $25.00 CAN $30.00 TRADE
Pbk, 4.25 x 6 in. / 120 pgs / 26 duotone.
Pub Date: 07/31/2010 Not available


John Cage Book of Days 2012
Edited by Laura Kuhn. Few twentieth-century artists have been as quotable as the composer, writer, philosopher, and visual artist John Cage, and his aphorisms have become mantras of fans the world over. Celebrating his gift for playful, concise wisdom, >>more

The John Cage Trust
ISBN 9781935202646
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Pbk, 4.25 x 6 in. / 120 pgs / 52 duotone.
Pub Date: 07/31/2011 Not available


Julie Doucet & Michel Gondry: My New New York Diary
In 2008, the famed director Michel Gondry (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Green Hornet, You'll Like This Film Because You're In It) wrote to legendary cartoonist Julie Doucet (of My New York Diary fame) >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780984589203
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Hbk, 7.25 x 6.25 in. / 80 pgs / 80 b&w / DVD (NTSC & PAL).
Pub Date: 11/30/2010 Not available


Lee Ranaldo & Leah Singer: Drift
Essays by Sam Durant, Tom Lesser, Alan Licht, Jonas Mekas and Roland Spekle. Introduction by Lea Rekow. Drift, a collaboration between visual artist Leah Singer and musician and poet Lee Ranaldo of Sonic Youth, has been growing since 1991 and is documented here, at last, on DVD. While Singer manipulates films in >>more

Plexifilm
ISBN 9781933045344
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Slipcased, 5.5 x 8 in. / 112 pgs.
Pub Date: 02/01/2006 Not available


Marilyn Monroe: NYC, 1955
Text by James Danziger. In 1955, Peter Mangone was 14 years old--a skinny boy from the Bronx with a Marilyn Monroe fixation, like so many teenagers of his generation. What distinguished Mangone was that he got to meet his >>more

Danziger Gallery/T.Adler Books
ISBN 9781935202349
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Hbk, 9 x 9 in. / 48 pgs / 30 color.
Pub Date: 10/31/2012 Not available


Moustaches, Whiskers & Beards
By Lucinda Hawksley. Taking as her starting point images from the holdings of the National Portrait Gallery, London, writer and art historian Lucinda Hawksley explores the history of facial hair, from prehistoric times to the present day. By >>more

National Portrait Gallery
ISBN 9781855144934
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Pbk, 6.5 x 7.5 in. / 144 pgs / 105 color.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015 Not available


Pets in Portraits
By Robin Gibson. Introduction by Chris Packham. "Look at people and their pets today. Pets tell something about their owners, whether they are bought to make a fashion statement, as child substitutes or as an expression of unconditional love between two sentient >>more

National Portrait Gallery
ISBN 9781855144989
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Pbk, 6.5 x 7.5 in. / 144 pgs / 80 color.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015 Not available


Renée French: H Day
Renée French, an acclaimed graphic novelist and Inkpot Award winner at San Diego's Comic-Con International, has entranced legions of fans with her twisted, highly inventive pencil drawings, whose agile lines and delicate shading open up >>more

PictureBox
ISBN 9780982094709
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Hbk, 8 x 10 in. / 216 pgs / 200 duotone.
Pub Date: 11/30/2010 Not available


Sonora
Edited by Kurt Hollander. Known locally as the “witchcraft market,” the Sonora Market in Mexico City undoubtedly has the cure for what ails you. According to pilotguides.com, Sonora has “rattlesnake skins, desiccated hummingbirds and dried fox skins as well >>more

Editorial RM
ISBN 9788493612344
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Hardback, 6 x 7.5 in. / 200 pgs / 161 color.
Pub Date: 11/01/2008 Not available


Spaghetti & Stars
Text by Vincenzo Mollica, Walter Veltroni. Leonardo DiCaprio loves pasta, and in that, he's not alone. Spaghetti & Stars--the latest volume in the successful series which also includes Caff» & Stars and Airports & Stars--collects many previously unpublished photographs of the >>more

Damiani
ISBN 9788890130410
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Hardcover, 8 x 11 in. / 160 pgs / 160 tritone.
Pub Date: 08/15/2005 Not available


Stína
By Lani Yamamoto. Stína, by award-winning author and illustrator Lani Yamamoto, tells a heart-warming story of friendship and love amid the cold of winter. Those who live in cooler climates, like the acclaimed author herself, know all too >>more

Crymogea
ISBN 9789935420428
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Clth, 6.5 x 8 in. / 48 pgs / 15 color.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015 Not available


Stína
By Lani Yamamoto. Stína, by award-winning author and illustrator Lani Yamamoto, tells a heart-warming story of friendship and love amid the cold of winter. Those who live in cooler climates, like the acclaimed author herself, know all too >>more

Crymogea
ISBN 9789935420428
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Clth, 6.5 x 8 in. / 48 pgs / 15 color.
Pub Date: 04/28/2015 Not available


Surf Contest
Introduction by Brad Barrett. While surfers may look more relaxed than most and may even be more relaxed, they are not exempt from the human desire to go higher, farther and faster. As the members of the developing surfing >>more

T. Adler Books
ISBN 9781890481506
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Clth, 9.5 x 9.5 in. / 128 pgs / 127 b&w / 100 duotone.
Pub Date: 01/01/2009 Not available


Surf Life 32 To 02
Edited by Tom Adler, Craig Stecyk. Contributions by Sam George. From sepia-toned shots of old Hawaii to sharp focused close-ups of Kelly Slater, Surf Life juxtaposes, pastes, and cuts together a scrapbook of the surfer lifestyle throughout the 20th century. But as even the greatest >>more

T. Adler Books
ISBN 9781890481094
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Hardcover, 11 x 8 in. / 160 pgs / 172 color.
Pub Date: 05/02/2003 Not available


The Fifa 100
Text by Kofi Allen. Who does Pele think are the greatest footballers alive? This beautiful book, which celebrates FIFA's centenary, reveals his selection. These portraits, commissioned from some of the world's leading photographers, are surprising and unexpected. Unlike the >>more

Royal Academy Publications
ISBN 9781903973523
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Cloth, 10.5 x 13.5 / 216 pgs / Illustrated throughout
Pub Date: 06/01/2001 Not available


The Plight of the Torpedo People
Introduction and photographs by Keith Malloy. Foreword by Jeff Johnson. Text by Dave Parmenter, Bruce Jenkins, Mark Cunningham, John Clark, Judith Sheridan. The Plight of the Torpedo People is a collection of bodysurfing photographs, frame grabs and personal essays documenting the making of Keith Malloy’s first film, Come Hell or High Water--the first feature-length film to be >>more

Woodshed Films/T.Adler Books
ISBN 9781938922084
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Hbk, 12 x 8.25 in. / 100 pgs / 69 color / 8 duotone.
Pub Date: 01/28/2013 Not available


Toygiants
Edited by Selim Varol. Text by Eugen Blume. Daniel and Geo Fuchs were, until recently, best known for their stark photographs of animals, fish and humans conserved in science museums, which address the mortality of their subjects. More recently, they've shifted from dark >>more

Verlag für moderne Kunst
ISBN 9783939738190
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Hardcover, 9.75 x 12.25 in. / 214 pgs / 180 color.
Pub Date: 07/01/2007 Not available


Ukiyo-e: Reloaded
Essays by Peter Noever, Johannes Wieninger, Brigitte Moser and Beate Murr. Urban pleasures and everyday middle-class phenomena--not cherry blossoms and classical Japanese motifs--have been the subjects of Ukiyo-e color woodblock "images of the flowing world" since they came into being alongside the seventeenth century's new merchant >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775717557
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Slipcased, 5.75 x 8.5 in. / 32 pgs / 27 color.
Pub Date: 08/15/2006 Not available


Victrola Favorites
Edited by Rob Millis, Jeffery Taylor. A staple of the 1920s parlor-room, the Victrola was a wind-up gramophone designed to play 78-rpm shellac records. Victrolas were hard on 78s: “each plays slightly different than the last as the needle bites deeper >>more

Dust-to-Digital
ISBN 9780981734200
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Clth, 5.5 x 8.5 in. / 144 pgs / 125 color / 53 duotone / 2 Audio CDs.
Pub Date: 02/28/2010 Not available


Where'd You Get Those?
Text by Bobbito Garcia. Finally in paperback! This critically acclaimed, best-selling insider's account of New York's sneaker culture chronicles the rise of the mighty gym shoe, with the bulk of the book examining nearly 400 models released during the >>more

Testify Books
ISBN 9780972592031
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Paperback, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 264 pgs / 400 color and 75 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/15/2006 Not available


Where'd You Get Those?
Essay by Bobbito Garcia. Lavishly illustrated and remarkably comprehensive, Where'd You Get Those?, is an insider's account that traces New York City sneaker culture back to its earliest days. Describing how a small and dedicated group of sneaker consumers >>more

Testify Books
ISBN 9780972592024
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Hbk, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 264 pgs / 400 color / 75 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/30/2010 Not available




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