Taschen Around the World in 125 Years
In honor of The National Geographic Society's 125 year anniversary, this Limited Edition three volume, collector's set tells the story of the historians that brought the world in pictures to our door. With almost 1500 pages of photographs (...some never before published), this collection exhibits why National Geographic has been on the forefront photojournalism for more than a century. Limited Edition, numbered of 125,000 Edited by Reuel Golden Published by Taschen Includes: The Americas and Antarctica, Asia and Oceania, Europe and Africa Three hardcover volumes with slipcases 1468 pages 15.75" length x 11.5" width x 1.75" depth Read More
The ultimate travel guide to the USA and Canada. The New York Times has been offering up dream weekends with practical itineraries... in its popular weekly "36 Hours" column since 2002. The many expert contributors, experienced travelers, and accomplished writers all have brought careful research, insider's knowledge, and a sense of fun to hundreds of cities and destinations, always with an eye to getting the most out of a short trip. Want to read what Sam Sifton suggests in his beloved borough of Brooklyn, or David Carr advises in Minneapolis, Mark Bittman in Death Valley, or Ariel Kaminer in Lower Manhattan? Here is where to do it, with full-color photographs to entice you and handy maps to guide you.743 Pages Hardcover Read More
"Bond, James Bond." Since Sean Connery uttered those immortal words in 1962, the most dashing secret agent in the history of cinem...a has been charming and thrilling audiences worldwide. This impeccably British character created by author Ian Fleming has starred in 23 EON-produced films, played by 6 different actors over five decades.To celebrate 50 years of this innovative franchise, EON Productions opened their archives of photos, designs, storyboards, and production materials to editor Paul Duncan, who spent two years researching over one million images and 100 filing cabinets of documentation. The result is the most complete account of the making of the series, covering every James Bond film ever made, beginning with Dr. No (1962) and ending with the upcoming Skyfall (2012), including the spoof Casino Royale (1967) and Never Say Never Again (1983).The stunning imagery is accompanied by an oral history recounted by over 150 cast and crew members, relating the true inside story of how the Bond films were made. Containing previously unpublished photography and artwork, as well as production memos from filming, this book is a comprehensive tribute to the legend of James Bond. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the most successful and longest-running film franchise in cinema history! Made with unrestricted access to the Bond archives, this XL tome recounts the entire history of James Bond in words and pictures Among the 1,100 images are many previously unseen stills, on-set photos, memos, documents, storyboards, posters, and designs, plus unused concepts, and alternative designs Behind-the-scenes stories from the people who were there: producers, directors, actors, screenwriters, production designers, special effects technicians, stuntmen, and other crew members Includes every Bond film ever made, from Dr. No (1962) to Skyfall (2012) Special bonus included with the first print run of the book only: an original strip of 35 mm film from Dr. No James Bond films Â© 1962â€“2012 Danjaq, LLC and United Artists Corporation. All rights reserved. Hardcover, 592 pages 11.8" height x 16.2" width x 2.5" depth Editor: Paul Duncan Read More
This volume features a broad selection of jazz record covers, from the 1940s through the decline of LP production in the early 199...0s. Each cover is accompanied by a fact sheet listing performer and album name, art director, photographer, illustrator, year, label, and more. This new edition features 2 volumes in a slipcase. 560 pagesHard covers Read More
There's so much culture, history, natural beauty, fine cuisine, artistic masterpieces, cutting-edge architecture throughout stylis...h and beautiful Europe - how can you make time to see it all? In The New York Times 36 Hours: 125 Weekends in Europe, it's surprisingly easy. Filled with captivating photos and insightful tips organized in five color-coded sections, alphabetically no less, you will be able to explore the expected and discover the unexpected, in just one weekends time! Easy-to-reference indexes, ribbons to bookmark favorite cities, practical recommendations for over 500 restaurants and 400 hotels, 125 European destinations and 4,500 hours of insightful itinerary makes 36 Hours a must have for your travel guide. Written by: Barbara Ireland Published by Taschen Paperback 640 Pages Read More
An overview of Newton's provocative, groundbreaking photography that has inspired an entire genreThe world of Helmut Newton is ext...remely complex and diverse. Considered shocking and provocative back in the 60s, by the climax of his career he enjoyed the reputation of a photographer who was able to imagine and visualize his subjects as women who take the lead rather than follow it; women who enjoy the resplendence and vitality of their bodies; women who are both responsible and willing. This book presents a whole spectrum of Newton's work and celebrates the long career of this outstanding and prolific photographer. Author Françoise Marquet Photographer Helmut Newton Hardcover 280 pages Read More
Albertus Seba's "Cabinet of Curiosities" is one of the 18th century's greatest natural history achievements and remains one of the... most prized natural history books of all time. Seba's collection of animals, plants and insects from around the globe gained international fame during his lifetime. After years of collecting, Seba commissioned drawings of each figure and created the publication of a four-volume catalog. This complete reproduction is taken from a rare, hand-colored original. Author: Albertus Seba Hardcover 636 pages Read More
?In Genesis, my camera allowed nature to speak to me. And it was my privilege to listen.? ?Sebastião Salgado In his book, the born... and raised Brazilian captures everything from volcanoes of the Galápagos to nomadic Dinka cattle farmers in Sudan. Rare creatures and places are the central focus of the book that Salgado called his love letter to the planet. Author: Sebastião Salgado Hardcover 520 pages Read More
Architect Harry Seidler traveled the globe photographing architecture from 3000 B.C. to present day. Featuring many famous structu...res, Seidler's photographs show the history,in country order, of architecture across several continents. Author: Harry Seidler Hardcover 708 pages Read More
The story of an architect's home is like an autobiography. Form versus function is just the beginning of the journey as every deta...il in a house adds to the story of each architect's most personal creation. Each featured home is presented alphabetically by architect and sheds an intimate light on each designer. Author: Gennaro Postiglione Hardcover 480 pages Read More
A successful home is the perfect synthesis of personality and zeitgeist; it is a living work of art, a cultural artifact, and the ...object of ceaseless curiosity. Highly sensitive to this phenomenon, the Interiors Now series tracks the constantly evolving and multifaceted fabric of contemporary interior design around the world. Each new volume?destined for casual readers and professionals alike?assembles a fresh and inspiring collection of recently created residences that demonstrates how to bring out the best in the space that matters most: your home. Whether it is photographers Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin?s New York loft with its Eames 2.0 alder expanses and cozy corners, Jacques Grange?s relaxed romance for Francis Ford Coppola?s palazzo in Southern Italy, or the apartment of a young art collector couple in Mumbai?all the projects have been chosen as expressions of personal vision that together give the full picture of what really counts in interior decoration right now. Featuring: 34 sophisticated residences around the world, each telling a story about the place and the people who live there A roundup of the new elite in global interior design Projects directed by home owners themselves that display a whole new level of D.I.Y. Contact details for all featured architects, decorators, furniture artists, craftspeople, and top class suppliers Hardcover, 320 pages Author: Ian Phillips, Editor: Margit J. Mayer Read More
Soft Barney the Lion plush toy. This little guy has lots of character with his striped mane and paws. Available in Yellow.
Pebbled leather photo album with clear sleeves. 4" x 6" Available in Pink.
Pebbled leather photo album with clear sleeves. 4" x 6" Available in Blue.
Pebbled leather tabletop frame. Holds one 4" x 4" photo 6" x 6" Available in Pink
Pebbled leather tabletop frame. Holds one 4" x 4" photo 6" x 6" Available in Cream
Pebbled leather tabletop frame. Holds one 4" x 4" photo 6" x 6" Available in Blue
Pebbled leather tabletop frame. Holds one 4" x 6" photo 6" x 8" Available in Cream
Pebbled leather tabletop frame. Holds one 4" x 6" photo 6" x 8" Available in Blue
Pebbled leather tabletop frame. Holds one 4" x 6" photo 6" x 8" Available in Pink