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Cover of Yayoi Kusama : Pumpkins

Yayoi Kusama: Pumpkins

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"It seems that pumpkins do not inspire much respect. But I was enchanted by their charming and winsome form." Thus Yayoi Kusama explains her attraction to the humble pumpkin in the preface to the catalog of the 2014 exhibition Yayoi Kusama: Pumpkins at the Victoria Miro Gallery in London. Both the...Read More
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Yayoi Kusama: White Infinity Nets

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A catalog of the 2013 exhibition Yayoi Kusama: White Infinity Nets at the Victoria Miro Gallery in London, in which Kusama exclusively showed her recent white Infinity Net paintings. This book contains full color plates of the paintings; installation shots; details of Kusama’s thick, impasto semi-...Read More
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Young Frederick Douglass

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This quick read is directed at teenagers. It is full of powerful black and white sketches. This book shares the fascinating story of Frederick Douglass's young life as well as trials that today's teens can relate to: young Fred’s early life, the deaths of his loved ones, changing his last name...Read More
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Zeppelin-Weltfahrten

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This is book 1, the first of two volumes containing collections of cigarette cards that are souvenirs of the zeppelin age. Cigarette cards were used by cigarette companies to stiffen cigarette packaging and to advertise their brand. Due to their unique design and limited printing, they often became...Read More
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Zeppelin-Weltfahrten

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This is book 2, the second of two volumes containing collections of cigarette cards that are souvenirs of the zeppelin age. Cigarette cards were used by cigarette companies to stiffen cigarette packaging and to advertise their brand. Due to their unique design and limited printing, they often...Read More
Zoonooz (Dec. 1933-Dec. 1935)

Zoonooz (Dec. 1933-Dec. 1935)

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This gathered volume of ZOONOOZ, the palindromic newsletter of the Zoological Society of San Diego, optimistically restarts its publication after a hiatus during the Great Depression. Belle J. Benchley, who was the Executive Director of the San Diego Zoo, was also the editor of ZOONOOZ. During her...Read More
Zur Architectur des Menschenschadels folio book

Zur Architectur des Menschenschadels

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Published in 1857, this 70-page folio consists of originally hand-drawn sketches of the human skull by German anatomist Johann C. G. Lucae of the Frankfurt Senckenberg Institute of Anatomy. Lucae was well known for his craniology studies. In English, the title translates to "The Architecture of the...Read More

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