Rare & Collectible
A Study of Space
Hardcover ISBN: 1580930549
Surveying the career of the great Japanese artist, this unique book looks at 75 projects, from the memorial to Gandhi in Rajgat, India, to the Beinecke Rare Book Library at Yale University, covering playgrounds, earthworks, gardens, plazas, parks, fountains, and interior spaces.
The Papers of Ulysses S. Grant
June 1-August 15, 1864
Hardcover ISBN: 0809311178
On June 2, 1864, Ulysses S. Grant postponed until the following morning an assault on Confederate lines near Cold Harbor planned for that afternoon because of delays in positioning troops. In the meantime, Confederate forces strengthened their lines, and the assault became a slaughter that haunted Grant for the rest of his life. Thus began a summer of frustration for the general-in-chief of the U.S. Army. By failing to press their advantage, Major General William F. “Baldy
Vol 11. Great condition.
Hardcover ISBN: 0847821609
The unique vision of photographer Patrick Demarchelier is instantly recognizable in the pages of fashion and culture magazines across the globe. He has captured the world's best - known faces and models wearing the latest couture season after season. Yet beyond the inconstancy of celebrity and fashion, the focus of Demarchelier's photography is consistently form. For this book, Demarchelier has selected his most successful and striking images to make a multi-faceted artistic statement. Portraits of personalities ranging from Princess Diana to boxer Oscar de la Hoya are juxtaposed with Demarchelier's most iconic fashion images as well as unpublished work that includes safari animals and sumo wrestlers, people from exotic lands, and evocative underwater nudes that showcase the sensual female form. For anyone with a finger on the pulse of photography, fashion, and art, Forms is not to be missed.
Signed by Demarchelier on the half-title.