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The House with Sixteen Handmade Doors: A Tale of Architectural Choice and Craftsmanship
Henry Petroski. Catherine Petroski, photos.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393242041.  Daedalus Item Code: 71720
 
When civil engineer Henry Petroski—author of To Engineer is Human and The Pencil—and his wife Catherine bought a modest though charming six-decades-old island retreat in coastal Maine, ... (Read More)
 
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How About Never—Is Never Good For You?: My Life in Cartoons
Bob Mankoff.
Publisher: Picador.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781250062420.  Daedalus Item Code: 71683
 
Since his first published New Yorker cartoon, in 1977, Bob Mankoff has been making us laugh, and since he became the magazine's cartoon editor in 1997, he's been the one deciding what's funny ... (Read More)
 
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How to Think Like da Vinci
Daniel Smith.
Publisher: Michael O'Mara.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781782434580.  Daedalus Item Code: 64324
 
The author of 100 Places You Will Never Visit and 100 Things They Don't Want You to Know, as well as How to Think Like Einstein and How to Think Like Sherlock, Daniel ... (Read More)
 
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Imperial China: The Art of the Horse in Chinese History
Bill Cooke, Lynn Reynolds, Jenifer Raisor, Gina Gibson & Beth Cooke, eds.
Publisher: Kentucky Horse Park.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781564690715.  Daedalus Item Code: 72374
 
In the West, we do not always associate the horse with ancient Chinese history, and yet it was a vital part of the culture, and accordingly represented in artworks of remarkable ingenuity. ... (Read More)
 
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Impressionists on the Water
Christopher Lloyd, et al. Diane B. Wilsey, foreword. Gilles Chardeau, contrib.
Publisher: Fine Arts Museums SF.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780847840373.  Daedalus Item Code: 71975
 
The painting from which the Impressionist movement took its name—Claude Monet's Impression: Sunrise (1872)—was a river scene, and this beautifully illustrated book explores the vital presence ... (Read More)
 
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In Montmartre: Picasso, Matisse and the Birth of Modernist Art
Sue Roe.
Publisher: Penguin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781594204951.  Daedalus Item Code: 71430
 
When the young Pablo Picasso first arrived in Paris in 1900, the most progressive artists of the time all lived and worked in the seedy hillside quarter of Montmartre. Here the Spaniard encountered ... (Read More)
 
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In the Footsteps of Abraham: The Holy Land in Hand-Painted Photographs
Richard Hardiman & Helen Speelman.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781590201077.  Daedalus Item Code: 70023
 
This oversized album offers an astounding color portrait of the Holy Land as Moses or Jesus might have known it, captured seemingly in the moment before these biblical landscapes were brought forward ... (Read More)
 
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Ingres: Louvre Drawing Gallery 4
Louis-Antoine Prat.
Publisher: 5 Continents.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9788874390991.  Daedalus Item Code: 44525
 
Considered one of the greatest draftsmen in French art, Jean-August-Dominique Ingres (1780–1867) left thousands of preparatory drawings for his paintings, including Oedipus and the Sphinx and ... (Read More)
 
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Japan: A Self-Portrait: Photographs 1945–1964
Takeuchi Keiichi & Hiraki Osam. Alain Sayag, intro. Marc Feustel, ed. Susan Schneider, trans.
Publisher: Flammarion.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9782080304636.  Daedalus Item Code: 41352
 
From the end of the Pacific War in 1945 to the Tokyo Olympic Games in 1964, Japan underwent an extraordinary transformation; from a defeated and devastated empire, mired in ancient martial ... (Read More)
 
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Jaquet Droz
Manuel Emch, text. Harald Gottschalk, photos.
Publisher: Assouline.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9782759401710.  Daedalus Item Code: 71923
 
In his own era, Pierre Jaquet Droz (1721–90) was best known for his automata, mechanized figures capable of surprisingly intricate tasks; today the Swiss inventor is synonymous with quality ... (Read More)
 
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Jaro Fabry: The Art of Fashion, Style, and Hollywood in the 1930s and 1940s
Jaro Fabry, illus. Alex Chun, intro.
Publisher: Hermes Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781932563153.  Daedalus Item Code: 61825
 
Like no other artist of the 1930s and 40s, Jaro Fabry chronicled New York high society and the great stars of Hollywood in his inks and watercolors, notes Alex Chun in his introduction to this ... (Read More)
 
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Joseph Urban
John Loring.
Publisher: Abrams.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780810990265.  Daedalus Item Code: 53445
 
Illustrated throughout with page-filling color reproductions and archival photos—up to 19 × 11 inches—this monograph celebrates the work of prolific artist, architect, and designer Joseph Urban ... (Read More)
 
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