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RARELY SEEN PHOTOGRAPHS

John Sears, Patricia Allmer

Taking Shots

Renowned and highly regarded for his experiments with literature, painting, film, and music, William S. Burroughs was also a prolific photographer. This book reproduces many previously unseen photographs.

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RETROSPECTIVE VOLUME

Sam Stourdzé, Philippe Halsman

Philippe Halsman

Salvador Dali’s flamboyant moustache, Richard Nixon jumping in the West Wing, Grace Kelly’s amazing profile—these are just a few of the images that achieved iconic status and helped make photographer Philippe Halsman an icon in his own right.

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DARK AND BEAUTIFUL

Petra Giloy-Hirtz

David Lynch

Anyone familiar with David Lynch’s cinematic achievement will identify similarities between this series of photographs and his most powerful films. Dark and beautiful, mystical and enigmatic, these photos reveal Lynch’s unique style.

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CAPA'S COLOR PHOTOGRAPHY

Cynthia Young

Capa in Color

Famed photojournalist and founder of Magnum Photos, Robert Capa was primarily known for his black-and-white images. But after World War II he turned increasingly to color, fulfilling assignments for a variety of popular magazines such as Life and Holiday.

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