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  • 1000 Nudes. A History of Erotic Photography from 1839–1939

    1000 Nudes. A History of Erotic Photography from 1839–1939

    A century of stimulation, this collection of 1,000 erotic photographs from 1839 to 1939 includes every risqué pose artists of each epoch could imagine. Drawn from the late Uwe Scheid’s collection, a renowned repository of suggestive imagery, these pictures in monochrome and hand-colored tints reveal as much about the development of nude photography as a genre, as about illicit fantasies, sexual mores, and social taboos.
    ISBN 9783836554466. TASCHEN.
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    • $40.00
  • 1000 Pin-Up Girls BU

    1000 Pin-Up Girls BU

    In 1940s and '50s America girlie magazines couldn't show much, so publisher Robert Harrison lured his readers in with vibrant covers by top pin-up artists Earl Moran, Billy DeVorss, and Peter Driben. This edition celebrates this eye-catching candy with every cover of Beauty Parade, Wink, Titter, Eyeful, Flirt, and Whisper, from 1942 to 1955.
    ISBN 9783836520508. TASCHEN.
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    • $40.00
  • 1000 Tattoos

    1000 Tattoos

    Trawl through centuries of tattooing in this eye-popping history of the art of body decoration. From modest, discreet symbols to astonishing full-body adornments, the wonders of 1000 Tattoos will entertain, amaze, and inspire. Whether you’re considering getting ink done yourself or are simply curious about what lengths others have gone: this is the guide you’ve been looking for.
    ISBN 9783836549929. TASCHEN.
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    • $40.00
  • 101 Essential Rock Records PB

    101 Essential Rock Records PB

    A passionate tribute to vinyl, spotlighting rock's most influential records -- from The Beatles' 1963 debut Please Please Me to the Sex Pistols' Never Mind the Bollocks (1977) -- 101 Essential Rock Records celebrates the "Golden Age" of album art. A thoughtful essay on each album accompanies the original vinyl cover artwork, with rare variations from around the world. Also included are provocative interviews with musicians discussing the albums and artists who changed their lives. David Bowie speaks eloquently about the Velvet Underground's influence, noting his band, Buzz, performed "I'm Waiting For The Man" at their last gig, and that "it was the first time a Velvet song had been covered by anyone, anywhere in the world. Lucky me". Susanne Vega, Peter Buck (REM), Johnny Marr (The Smiths), Nels Cline (Wilco), Devendra Banhart, Robyn Hitchcock and more contribute original texts. Pictorial explorations of Jimi Hendrix's personal record collection, and a survey of censored album covers from throughout the rock era are also featured. The sales of vinyl LPs have been growing rapidly while other physical mediums continue to wither, a trend driven in no small part by classic re-issues and the advent of record store day in 2008. 101 Essential is the perfect accompaniment and guide to digging in the bins for that quintessential vinyl experience.
    ISBN 9781584236405. Gingko Press.
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    • $58.50
  • 1017: Toinana Art Works (Japanese only, mostly visual)

    1017: Toinana Art Works (Japanese only, mostly visual)

    Toinana is a popular Japanese online game character designer and illustrator. This is the first collection of his work and features 117 outstanding art works from his career so far. This book would appeal to his fans, game lovers, and those who are interested in character design.
    ISBN 9784756248800. Pie Books.
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    • $36.00
  • 15 Years of Media Arts 1997-2011 (Japanese Only. 50% visual, 50% text)

    15 Years of Media Arts 1997-2011 (Japanese Only. 50% visual, 50% text)

    A survey of 15 years of digital art in Japan, looking at media art, anime, manga, video games, motion graphics and the Internet.
    ISBN 9784861008177. BNN.
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    • $55.00
  • 20th Century Alcohol & Tobacco Ads. Jim Heimann

    20th Century Alcohol & Tobacco Ads. Jim Heimann

    The quest to affirm Americans’ need for alcohol and tobacco is a tale of 100 years of advertising intended to seduce consumers to partake in these delicious vices. This catalogue of ads showcases the extensive and abundant campaigns and trends of drinking and smoking in the United States that, for better or worse, explore a vibrant chapter of advertising history.
    ISBN 9783836566520. TASCHEN.
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    • $75.00
  • 20th Century Classic Cars. 100 Years of Automotive Ads

    20th Century Classic Cars. 100 Years of Automotive Ads

    From the Jim Heimann collection, a seminal collection of classic car ads--from the populism of the Ford Model T in the 1910s, through the sexy, aspirational cruisers of the 1950s, the quirkiness of the VW Beetle ads in the 1960s, right up to the present day of rugged SUVs and sleek, deluxe sports models.
    ISBN 9783836546157. TASCHEN.
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    • $40.00
  • 75 Years of Marvel. From the Golden Age to the Silver Screen

    75 Years of Marvel. From the Golden Age to the Silver Screen


    ISBN 9783836548458. TASCHEN.
    reprinting
    • $350.00
  • Adidas Archive. The Footwear Collection

    Adidas Archive. The Footwear Collection

    The adidas story is one of groundbreaking designs, epic moments, and conceiving the all-around sports shoe, worn by the likes of Lionel Messi, Run DMC, and Madonna. A mecca for sneaker fans, this book presents adidas’s history through 357 pairs of shoes, including one-of-a-kind originals, vintage models, never-before-seen prototypes, and designs from Stella McCartney, Yohji Yamamoto, and more.
    ISBN 9783836571951. TASCHEN.
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    • $250.00
  • Agents Provocateurs: 100 Subversive Skateboard Graphics

    Agents Provocateurs: 100 Subversive Skateboard Graphics

    Skateboard graphics took a quantum leap in offensive potential after the sport was reborn aesthetically and otherwise in the 90s. Agents Provocateurs asks new questions of this boundary-pushing artistic genre and its place over the years. Did it save skateboarding? Is it still possible to address such controversial topics twenty years later? What's left once all the envelopes have been pushed? Featured artists: Mark McKee, Todd Francis, Mike Hill, Michael Sieben, and more.
    ISBN 9781584235279. Gingko Press.
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    • $59.50
  • AK 47

    AK 47

    The designer Martin Postler has investigated the history, the aesthetics and the lethal seductiveness of the Kalashnikov. He has deconstructed the AK-47 into a paper model construction set. At the end of the construction process each person can decide if they would like to hang their own AK-47 on the wall, paint it, customize it with stickers or simply burn it.
    ISBN 9783899551983. Die Gestalten Verlag.
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    • $45.00
  • Alex Pardee: Doppelgangers

    Alex Pardee: Doppelgangers

    Zerofriends co-founder Alex Pardee returns with a collection of some of the most horrifying and iconic characters of film, video games and comics with Doppelgangers. The monograph displays a parade of serial killers, demons, aliens and psychopaths, from early film monsters in melancholy black and white to modern horrors captured in full bloody colour. The freaks of cult classics rub shoulders with the slick killers of modern blockbusters, all captured with Pardee's signature deranged style and a sense of childlike delight. Nostalgia and terror mix with the blood, guts and slime that drip from the collection's pages, but above all, Pardee's tongue-in-cheek humour shines through, with incompetent space villains and men with scissors for hands rubbing shoulders with mutating aliens, erudite cannibals, and a healthy assortment of axe murderers, demons, evil clowns and murderous tomatoes. In Doppelgangers, Pardee invites us to get cozy with the evil twins and dark doubles of pop culture.
    ISBN 9781584235736. Gingko Press.
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  • Alice Under Ground NEW EXTENDED ED

    Alice Under Ground NEW EXTENDED ED

    Alice Under Ground is a travel journal with notes and sketches on the inhabitants of Wonderland. A bestiary compiled with the gaze of a Victorian naturalist, simultaneously passionate about insects, skeletons, ghosts and photography. It's a journey among underground inhabitants seen from a slightly macabre personal perspective, an outsider's viewpoint, where Alice too becomes an underground dweller, perfectly at home in that reverse world which is supposed to astonish her. Stefano Bessoni, Rome-based film-maker, teaches imaginative and visionary film direction at the Griffith Academy in Rome.
    ISBN 9788857607603. Logos Illustrati.
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    • $37.50
  • Alive Character Design: for Games, Animation and Film

    Alive Character Design: for Games, Animation and Film


    ISBN 9780956288073. Gingko Press.
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    • $52.50
  • All-American Ads of the 40s

    All-American Ads of the 40s


    ISBN 9783836551311. TASCHEN.
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    • $75.00
  • All-American Ads of the 50s

    All-American Ads of the 50s

    A plethora of 1950s ads covering just about anything the dollar could buy, from Las Vegas vacations to cigarettes as healthy mood enhancers. More than a record of bygone products and campaigns, these colourful ads provide an evocative record of everyday American life when McCarthyism was rife and capitalism was king.
    ISBN 9783836551328. TASCHEN.
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    • $75.00
  • All-American Ads of the 90s

    All-American Ads of the 90s

    Revisit the 1990s in a massive compendium of advertising gems that sold Generation X and baby boomers everything from Game Boys to Boyz II Men. Featuring six chapters spanning food, fashion, entertainment, and cars, page after page of ads remind us how sex and blockbusters led the way to a decade’s worth of ironic, cool, and classic visuals, which closed one century and took us to the next.
    ISBN 9783836565677. TASCHEN.
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  • America's Doll House

    America's Doll House

    Washington librarian Faith Bradford spent half a century building, furnishing and peopling an elaborate 23-room doll's house, now in the Smithsonian National Museum of American History. She also produced a manuscript detailing the lives of the house's inhabitants, and it's all woven together here in a loving portrait of a sentimental American pastime.
    ISBN 9781568989747. Princeton Architectural Press.
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    • $43.50
  • Amy Winehouse by Blake Wood

    Amy Winehouse by Blake Wood

    Photographer Blake Wood met Amy Winehouse at the peak of her career, and for two years they became inseparable. In 150 colour and black-and-white photographs, this collection records their time together, spanning private moments in London, Paris, and St. Lucia. These photographs capture a rare and lighter side of this much-missed icon, and are an intimate homage to Winehouse as she wanted to see herself.
    ISBN 9783836571036. TASCHEN.
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  • Animal Journals: Cats

    Animal Journals: Cats

    Feline or canine? These sets of four lined journals complement the popular Animal Box postcards and feature the colourful prints of celebrated artists Ben Giles, Leah Reena Goren, Geoffrey Martin, and Alice Fattullo. Animal lovers of any age will delight in doodling or jotting a note on the pages of these lively notebooks.
    ISBN 9781616894139. Princeton Architectural Press.
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    • $29.50
  • Animal Journals: Dogs

    Animal Journals: Dogs

    Feline or canine? These sets of four lined journals complement the popular Animal Box postcards and feature the colourful prints of celebrated artists Ben Giles, Leah Reena Goren, Geoffrey Martin, and Alice Fattullo. Animal lovers of any age will delight in doodling or jotting a note on the pages of these lively notebooks.
    ISBN 9781616894344. Princeton Architectural Press.
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  • Araki PRICE ON APPLICATION

    Araki PRICE ON APPLICATION

    This exceptional volume is, in Nobuyoshi Araki’s own words, “an epitaph for my first 60 years.” From women bound in the bondage art of kinbaku-bi to sensual shots of flowers, Araki pares down decades’ worth of images to some 1‚000 exemplary photographs, the ultimate personal retrospective to his prolific, controversial oeuvre to date.Limited Collector’s Edition of 2,500 copies, each numbered and signed by Nobuyoshi Araki
    ISBN 9783822812921. TASCHEN.
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  • Araki. Tokyo Lucky Hole BU

    Araki. Tokyo Lucky Hole BU

    Japan's sex industry in full flower. In more than 800 photos, Nobuyoshi Araki captures the sex shows, orgies, and bizarre crazes of Tokyo's Shinjuku red light district. From no-panties massage parlors to the notorious commuter-train fetishists, this is the last word on an age of bacchanalia, infused with moments of humor, poetry, and questioning interjections.
    ISBN 9783836556385. TASCHEN.
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    • $40.00
  • Archivio Studio Picone Roma

    Archivio Studio Picone Roma


    ISBN 9788887071450. Gingko Press.
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    • $89.95
  • Art of Asura

    Art of Asura

    Enter the world of Asura with this magnificent new source book for players and game designers alike. This popular online game, which incorporates aspects of classic Chinese mythology and literature such as Journey to the West to create a rich role-playing experience, also provides material inspiration for artists. The results are stunning, with incredible artwork by such legends as Yang Qi depicting the characters and landscapes of this fantastic realm. More than just an art book, it includes a summary of the game's storyline, as well as descriptions of the heroes, geography, denizens and history of Asura D complemented by personal stories from the creative team themselves. Features preface and comments by such industry luminaries as Adrian Smith, Cecil Kim, Ma Zhi Xiong and Jin Hezai.
    ISBN 9789810976309. Gingko Press.
    out of print
    • $87.50
  • Art of Burning Man (Updated Edition)

    Art of Burning Man (Updated Edition)

    One brief week each summer, Black Rock City becomes a temporary community, spiritual adventure, desert rave, social experiment, and home to some of the most remarkable site-specific outdoor art ever made. For 16 years, writer and photographer NK Guy has travelled deep into the Nevada desert to photograph the installations, happenings, and uninhibited self-expression that define Burning Man.
    ISBN 9783836572132. TASCHEN.
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    • $75.00
  • Art of Chinese Kung Fu, The

    Art of Chinese Kung Fu, The

    Spiritual, moral, philosophical, and of course martial elements are at the heart of the Kung Fu practice. The Art of Chinese Kung Fu explores these core tenets. The first section of the book is concerned with aesthetic manifestations, from photography to modern popular culture. Kung Fu's most famous practitioners, including Bruce Lee and Jackie Chan, and seminal movies like "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Kill Bill" are featured prominently. The latter section of the book digs deeper into the history and lore of the practice in remote parts of China, in the temples and cities where it now flourishes. The philosophical beliefs behind the practice and the important tenets of harmony and inclusiveness, are presented faithfully.
    ISBN 9781584235699. Gingko Press.
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    • $52.50
  • Art of Eric Stanton, the. For the man who knows his place

    Art of Eric Stanton, the. For the man who knows his place


    ISBN 9783836539302. TASCHEN.
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    • $62.50
  • Art of Fantasy, Sci-fi and Steampunk, the (Japanese-English bilingual)

    Art of Fantasy, Sci-fi and Steampunk, the (Japanese-English bilingual)

    Art has always been one of the most vivid ways to express people’s imagination. Fantasy art illustrates the full range of human fears and dreams, from mythology, the Bible, and the artist’s own original and exciting stories. This book illustrates the remarkable transition of fantasy art that occurred in 19th century when steampunk was introduced to the fantasy art world as a response to the Industrial Revolution.A beautiful visual history book of fantasy art from Romanticism and steampunk to modern illustrations from novels, this title describes the history of fantasy art from Romanticism in the 18th century to the modern era by exploring the masterpieces of fantasy artists; William Blake, John Martin, Albert Robida, Jules Gabriel Verne , H.G. Welles and more. It also shows illustrations from science fiction and fantasy novels such as Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, poems and stories by Edgar Allan Poe, mystery novels by Agatha Christie, and more contemporary fantasy novelists such as J.R.R. Tolkien and Michael Ende. Today, the influence of steampunk can be seen in everywhere, from legendary films by Walt Disney and Hayao Miyazaki’s Studio Ghibli. This book will surely satisfy all lovers of fantasy art and literature.
    ISBN 9784756249753. Pie Books.
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    • $57.50
  • Art of Grasshopper Manufacture, The

    Art of Grasshopper Manufacture, The

    This specialised title is the first to present the complete works of Japanese video game developer, Grasshopper Manufacturer. The Art of Grasshopper Manufacturer showcases the company's visuals for most of their games, which include Lollipop Chainsaw, Killer 7, and No More Heroes. Director of Grasshopper, Goichi Suda (aka SUDA51), is known internationally for his original and imaginative style.
    ISBN 9784756245861. Pie Books.
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    • $60.00
  • Art of Pin-up, the

    Art of Pin-up, the


    ISBN 9783836535700. TASCHEN.
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    • $350.00
  • Art of Posuka Demizu, The (Japanese-English bilingual)

    Art of Posuka Demizu, The (Japanese-English bilingual)

    Posuka Demizu is a rising star among manga artists with a new title, The Promised Neverland, running in the manga magazine Weekly Shonen Jump in Japan. This first collection of Posuka's work features outstanding art works from his career so far, along with new illustrations created especially for this edition. Readers will appreciate seeing Posuka's vibrant characters and compositions rendered in his characteristically precise style, gathered together for the first time in a single volume.
    ISBN 9784756248763. Pie Books.
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    • $47.50
  • Art of Rebellion 4: Masterpieces of Street Art

    Art of Rebellion 4: Masterpieces of Street Art

    One of the most successful street art series ever published with 100,000 copies in print, Art of Rebellion was the originator, presenting the finest artwork ever created by artists on the street all over the world. Now comes a new volume featuring more than 100 artists with their personal favourites -- innovative work in a variety of media that arrests our attention and transforms our cities into open air museums. Artists featured include Dave the Chimp, SPY, KR, Swoon, Vhils, Stak, Jordan Seiler, Leon Reid, Ripo, PMH, Akroe, Sat One, Egs, Mysterious Al, Nuria Mora, Mambo, Eltono, Paul Insect, Dotsy, Toasters, Felipe Pantone ,Graphic Surgery, SPY, HuskMitNavn, Ox, Ermsy, Jace, L'Atlas, *G, Space Invader, Vlady Art, Skewville, WK Interact, Dmote, Nomad, Mark Drew, The Wa, Ji Lee, Stain, Roadsworth, M-City, Kami & Sasu, East Eric, Supakitch, Koralie, Bo & Microbo, Bla+ and many more.
    ISBN 9783939566496. Gingko Press.
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    • $77.95
  • Art of Shichigoro, The

    Art of Shichigoro, The

    This is the first collection of shichigoro-shingo's digital paintings, encompassing both his personal and commercial works. Shichigoro-shingo, an emerging artist based in Tokyo, is gaining a reputation worldwide for his illustration work. In 2015, he attracted attention for eye-catching contributions to a TV commercial for Tokyo Mode Gakuen, a design school in Japan, and also held a solo exhibition in Russia. Other recent work includes cover art for Clarkesworld Magazine (nominated for the Chesley Award 2016 for Best Cover Illustration) and a brand new Sci-Fi short story collection by Caroline M. Yoachim (Fairwood Press) in the US. He has also collaborated with Australian apparel company Black Milk Clothing.
    ISBN 9784756248770. Pie Books.
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    • $47.50
  • Art of the B-Movie Poster, The

    Art of the B-Movie Poster, The

    Exploding off the page with more than 1,000 of the best examples of exploitation, grindhouse and pulp film poster design comes The Art of the B Movie Poster, a collection of incredible posters from low-budget films from the 1940s, '50s, '60s and '70s. The Art of the B Movie Poster is a loving tribute to the artwork and artists that brought biker gangs, jungle girls, James Bond rip-offs and reefer heads to life for audiences around the world.Once relegated to the underground and midnight movie circuit, these films and their bombastic advertisements are experiencing a surge of mainstream popularity driven by fans appreciative of the artistic skill, distinctive aesthetic, and unabashed sensationalism they relied on to make a profit, with the quality of the poster often far surpassing that of the film itself. The book celebrates this tradition with sections divided into moral panic films, action, horror, sci-fi, and of course, sex, each introduced with short essays by genre experts such as Kim Newman, Eric Schaefer, Simon Sheridan, Vern, and author Stephen Jones, winner of the Horror Writer's Association 2015 Bram Stoker Award for Non-Fiction. Edited by Adam Newell and featuring an introduction by author and filmmaker Pete Tombs.
    ISBN 9781584236221. Gingko Press.
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    • $75.00
  • Art of Yoco, the: For Eternity and a Second (Japanese only mostly visual)

    Art of Yoco, the: For Eternity and a Second (Japanese only mostly visual)

    The Art of Yoco presents the works of Japanese illustrator Yoco. Yoco is an illustrator working in the Boys' Love (BL) genre, a Japanese form of novel that focuses on homoerotic romantic or sexual relationships between male characters. This is the first book to collect his illustrations, and includes some original works. Yoco is one of the up-and-coming illustrators who is gaining popularity on Social Media and is highly praised among the BL community.
    ISBN 9784756252104. Pie Books.
    not yet published
    • $42.00
  • Art, Skateboarding & Life (Paperback Edition)

    Art, Skateboarding & Life (Paperback Edition)


    ISBN 9781584232612. Gingko Press.
    out of print
    • $47.50
  • Ask the Dust

    Ask the Dust

    Romain Veillon's Ask the Dust is an epic journey through ruins from the genteel parlours of long dead haute bourgeoisie families to the sparse industrial beauty of mid-century factories as they quietly rust away. Like a vivid daydream, you find yourself absorbed in wordless reveries from page to page. Ask the Dust is a feast of urban ruin photography, executed in gorgeous full colour, full page spreads framed by the overview of the young French adventurer behind the camera. Featuring a potent blend of haunting images of never before seen locations and new angles on classic subjects - Ask the Dust is a visual treat for anyone who cannot keep their eyes away from the elegant corruption of decomposing buildings.
    ISBN 9781908211361. Carpet Bombing Culture.
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  • Back in the Day: The Rise of Skateboarding

    Back in the Day: The Rise of Skateboarding

    Back in the Day features hundreds of Skateboard World photographer William Sharp’s astounding photos from the late 1970s, most of which have never been seen before. The work is priceless, not only for its documentary value, but for the beautiful and poetic images captured and later developed by Sharp himself (many in black and white). Pipes in Arizona, aqueducts in California, pools all over the place, the locales and images must be seen to be believed.
    ISBN 9781584236412. Gingko Press.
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    • $125.00
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