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Long retired magazine Art Director
Long retired magazine Art Director

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A tasty slice of the Big Apple
E velyn Hofer (1922-2009) was one of those photographers who took wonderful pictures but in a quiet way, she never acquired fame in the sense of taking art photos like many of her contemporaries. One of her specialties was photographing a city in conjunctio...
A tasty slice of the Big Apple
A tasty slice of the Big Apple
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Imagination 23 / Main Street / 1978 / Champion Papers
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Plains panorama
Perhaps the sub-head to this book should have said Towns, villages and hamlets of the North American Great Plains because the majority of the forty-one photos were taken in Canada, where photographer Singer was born. There are, though, fifteen taken in the ...
Plains panorama
Plains panorama
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A remarkable look back
A superb reprint of a classic 1976 book with 274 FSA photos. Two things made the original unique -- firstly, the photos were selected by the photographers as their best work for the agency and secondly, it reproduced the photos as their original size in the...
A remarkable look back
A remarkable look back
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USA TODAY / September 15, 1982 / First issue
A promotional money box from the paper.
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twen / issue 3 1966 / selected pages
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Beck and all
T he look of London Transport, whether it's trains, buses, architecture or art has inspired some wonderful books. Claire Dobbin considers the art of the train map combining the best of Leboff and Demuth's No need to ask! Early maps of London's underground r...
Beck and all
Beck and all
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Pack paintings / part seven
Pack paintings / part seven
Pack paintings / part seven
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What a waste
G erman photographer Kai Loffelbein captured the e-waste phenomena in this book with 117 photos from Abogbloshie, Ghana, New Delhi, India and Guiyu, China. Tons of this electronic waste is send to these countries and though there are no captions it looks li...
What a waste
What a waste
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Depression moderne
M arilyn
Friedman's book is a wonderful visual celebration of American home
interior design. The 203 black and white photos (though a few are in
color) are divided into each year of the thirties and the text provides a
sort of running caption about the ...
Depression moderne
Depression moderne
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