Big Beautiful Gift Books

de Young 125 Cover Image
ISBN: 9781951836306
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - November 23rd, 2021

A breathtaking collection of work celebrating 125 years of San Francisco’s legendary museum

The de Young is San Francisco’s oldest art museum, treasured in a unique verdant setting.

The Lyrics: 1956 to the Present Cover Image
ISBN: 9781631492563
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Published: Liveright - November 2nd, 2021

A Washington Post Notable Book
Excerpted in The New Yorker

Among the Ruins: Arnold Genthe’s Photographs of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Firestorm Cover Image
By Karin Breuer (Editor), Victoria Binder (Other primary creator), James A. Ganz (Other primary creator), Carolin Görgen (Other primary creator), Colleen Terry (Other primary creator), Richard Misrach (Other primary creator)
ISBN: 9781951836153
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - November 23rd, 2021

A comprehensive survey of Arnold Genthe’s life and his legendary photography of San Francisco’s 1906 earthquake and fire

Berlin-born photographer Arnold Genthe (1869–1942) was an established member of San Francisco’s art community when disaster struck on April 18, 1906.

Frida Kahlo: Her Universe Cover Image
By Frida Kahlo (Artist), Jessica Maricarmen Serrano Bandala (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Gerardo Estrada (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
ISBN: 9788417975531
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Published: Rm - December 7th, 2021

The iconic Mexican painter as seen through almost 300 archival items, from her wardrobe to her personal art collection

The New York Times Book Review: 125 Years of Literary History Cover Image
By The New York Times, Tina Jordan (Editor), Noor Qasim (Editor)
ISBN: 9780593234617
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Published: Clarkson Potter - November 2nd, 2021

A “delightful” (Vanity Fair) collection from the longest-running, most influential book review in America, featuring its best, funniest, strangest, and most memorable coverage over the past 125 years.

The Annotated Arabian Nights: Tales from 1001 Nights Cover Image
By Yasmine Seale (Translated by), Paulo Lemos Horta (Editor), Paulo Lemos Horta (Introduction by), Omar El Akkad (Foreword by), Robert Irwin (Afterword by)
ISBN: 9781631493638
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Published: Liveright - November 16th, 2021

A magnificent and richly illustrated volume?with a groundbreaking translation framed by new commentary and hundreds of images—of the most famous story collection of all time.

Baobab Cover Image
ISBN: 9780789214096
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Published: Abbeville Press - November 30th, 2021

A spectacular oversize photo book celebrating Africa’s most majestic trees—which are now facing an unprecedented ecological threat

Annie Leibovitz: Wonderland Cover Image
By Annie Leibovitz (By (photographer)), Anna Wintour (Contributions by)
ISBN: 9781838661526
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Published: Phaidon Press - November 17th, 2021

“[A] gorgeous anthology of fashion images … Leibovitz is nothing less than America’s greatest living photographic portraitist … she has changed fashion photography forever.”  – Anna Wintour

Legendary photographer Annie Leibovitz’s surprising account of her encounters with fashion over five decades

‘Looking back at my work, I see that fashion has always been ther

America's Great Forest Trails: 100 Woodland Hikes of a Lifetime Cover Image
ISBN: 9780847867578
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Published: Rizzoli - October 12th, 2021

America’s Great Forest Trails is an unprecedented showcase and practical travel guide to the finest woodland hiking opportunities, calling us to get out “into the woods” but also reminding us of the importance of leaving no trace through these fragile ecosystems.

Atlas of the Invisible: Maps and Graphics That Will Change How You See the World Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393651515
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 9th, 2021

An unprecedented portrait of the hidden patterns in human society—visualized through the world of data.

The Bird: The Great Age of Avian Illustration Cover Image
ISBN: 9781786277312
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - November 23rd, 2021

The Bird explores the fascinating world of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century ornithological illustration. This was a period of scientific, artistic and geographic discovery, when people began to fully appreciate the immense variety of form and colour within the natural world. This book celebrates this beauty through the lavish illustrations produced at that time.

Living in Color: Color in Contemporary Interior Design Cover Image
By Phaidon Editors, Stella Paul (Contributions by), India Mahdavi (Contributions by)
ISBN: 9781838663087
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Published: Phaidon Press - December 1st, 2021

An inspirational visual journey along the color spectrum, brought to life via the best contemporary residential interior design

Tap into the growing trend for injecting color  into home décor with this elegant, thoughtful selection of interiors in every shade and hue.

Woman Made: Great Women Designers Cover Image
ISBN: 9781838662851
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Published: Phaidon Press - October 13th, 2021

The most comprehensive, fully illustrated book on women designers ever published – a celebration of more than 200 women product designers from the early twentieth century to the present day

This glorious visual celebration of the most incredible and impactful design ever produced by women designers flips the script on what is historically considered a man’s world.  Featuring more t

Atlas of Mid-Century Modern Houses, Classic format Cover Image
ISBN: 9781838663391
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Published: Phaidon Press - November 3rd, 2021

The most complete in-depth survey of global Mid-Century Modern homes ever published – more than 400 stunning homes from 40 countries, designed by more than 290 of the world’s greatest architects

The love of Mid-Century style is at an all-time high, with a steady flow of exhibitions, house tours, and books celebrating its unique cross- generational appeal.

The Garden Book: Revised & Updated Edition Cover Image
By Phaidon Editors, Tim Richardson (Editor), Toby Musgrave (Contributions by)
ISBN: 9781838663209
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Published: Phaidon Press - December 1st, 2021

Revealing the rich artistic history of this ever-changing art form, the A-to-Z format of this fully updated bestseller creates fascinating juxtapositions between the 500 iconic garden-makers of all time found within its pages

A beautifully illustrated A-to-Z who’s who of the world’s finest garden-makers, planters, horticulturists, and their signature works from throughout history,

Bird: Exploring the Winged World Cover Image
By Phaidon Editors, Katrina Grouw (Introduction by), Jen Lobo (Contributions by)
ISBN: 9781838661403
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Published: Phaidon Press - November 10th, 2021

“The most glorious cornucopia celebrating our enduring love affair with birds – an uplifting and eye opening tribute to the way they enrich our lives.” – Alan Titchmarsh MBE, British TV presenter, broadcaster, and gardener

Let your imagination take flight and celebrate the beauty and diversity of birds throughout art, science, history, and culture

This visually stunn

Our National Monuments: America's Hidden Gems Cover Image
By Qt Luong, Sally Jewell (Foreword by), Ian Shive (Contribution by)
ISBN: 9781733576079
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Published: Terra Galleria Press - November 9th, 2021

With the stroke of a pen, the president of the United States can proclaim a national monument. The Antiquities Act of 1906 was enacted to provide an expedited means to protect areas of natural or cultural significance. Since then, 16 presidents have used the Act to preserve some of America' most treasured public lands and waters.

Collective Wisdom: Lessons, Inspiration, and Advice from Women over 50 Cover Image
ISBN: 9781579659431
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Published: Artisan - November 9th, 2021

In this rich and multilayered collection of interviews, conversations, and intimate photographs, over 100 trailblazing women describe the ups, downs, and lessons learned while forging their unique paths.