Spring 2019 Erotic Books

From Tom Bianchi's homoerotic Polaroids of friends and lovers in his East 9th Street apartment during the 1970s and 80s to Skira's limited edition collecting Nobuyoshi Araki's erotic Polaroids, these are our favorite books with erotic content for Spring 2019.

As It Was: Frank Habicht's Sixties
Edited with text by Florian Habicht. Text by Heather Cremonesi, Valerie Mendes.

Young London, permissive paradise: Habicht’s images capture the uninhibited spirit of the 1960s
The iconic black-and-white photographs of Hamburg-born photographer Frank Habicht (born 1938) reflect the spirit of the Swinging Sixties in London. In the >>more

Hatje Cantz
ISBN 9783775744904
US $75.00 CAN $90.00 TRADE
Hbk, 11 x 13 in. / 240 pgs / 193 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock

Tom Bianchi: 63 E 9th Street
Text by Tom Bianchi.

Intimate erotic portraits from the Fire Island Pines photographer
In 1975 Tom Bianchi moved to New York City, working at Columbia Pictures as in-house counsel. Columbia gave Bianchi a Polaroid SX – 70 camera, which >>more

ISBN 9788862086462
US $55.00 CAN $70.00 TRADE
Hbk, 8.5 x 10 in. / 186 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 Awaiting stock

Tom Bianchi: 63 E 9th Street, Limited Edition
Text by Tom Bianchi.

Intimate erotic portraits from the Fire Island Pines photographer
This collector’s edition of Tom Bianchi’s 63 E 9th Street is limited to 50 numbered copies, and comes in a special cloth slipcase with a tipped-in >>more

ISBN 9788862086479
US $750.00 CAN $1025.00 SDNR20
Special edition, 8.5 x 10 in. / 186 pgs / 150 color.
Pub Date: 05/21/2019 Awaiting stock

Araki: Impossible Love
Text by Felix Hoffmann.

This book combines Araki’s early Tokyo series with a selection of his recent Polaroid collages and newly developed slide shows—all of them exploring the contradictions between anonymity and intimacy, the public and private sphere, reality >>more

Steidl/C/O Berlin
ISBN 9783958295537
US $65.00 CAN $82.00 TRADE
Clth, 8 x 10.25 in. / 368 pgs / 97 color / 222 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/19/2019 In stock

Nobuyoshi Araki: Polarnography
Edited by Filippo Maggia.

In a limited edition of 1,000, nestled in a jewelry-box-proportioned precious object itself protected by a larger canvas and acetate container, 100 never-before-published Polaroids, taken by erotic master Nobuyoshi Araki (born 1940), divide their surfaces >>more

ISBN 9788857234885
US $100.00 CAN $135.00 SDNR40
Boxed, Special edition, 12 x 15 in. / 100 Polaroids / 100 color.
Pub Date: 04/23/2019 In stock

The Opéra: Volume VII
Edited with text by Matthias Straub.

In a world full of confusion and debates about human identity, one truth always remains: human beings remain bound to their bodies. In this sense, The Opéra volume VII launches a search for the constraints >>more

ISBN 9783735604637
US $49.95 CAN $69.95 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 12.25 in. / 208 pgs / 147 color / 44 b&w.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock

Sergei Romanov
Edited by Oksana Salamatina, Paola Gribaudo. Text by Lyle Rexer.

Sergei Romanov (born 1970), a movement of one, comprises the "antiquarian avant-garde." The Russian photographer takes portraits, mostly of female nudes, using an archaic method: the ambrotype, positive photographs directly printed onto glass. This publication >>more

ISBN 9788857239101
US $40.00 CAN $55.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 9.5 x 11 in. / 132 pgs / 109 b&w.
Pub Date: 03/19/2019 In stock

Guido Argentini: Eros

Italian-born, Los Angeles–based photographer Guido Argentini (born 1966) is best known for his erotic photographs of female nudes, having published several books on this subject. In his latest volume, Eros, Argentini broadens the scope of >>more

ISBN 9788862086325
US $60.00 CAN $85.00 FLAT40
Hbk, 11.75 x 12.25 in. / 256 pgs / 200 color.
Pub Date: 02/19/2019 In stock


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