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Magnum Photos 100 Postcards

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ISBN : 050042036X
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Thames & Hudson has enjoyed exceptional commercial success and critical acclaim in its collaborative ventures with Magnum Photos, no ly with Magnum Magnum and Magnum Contact Sheets, which have combined sales of over 200,000 copies to date across eleven languages. With their seventieth anniversary approaching in 2017, Magnum Photos has entered into an exclusive agreement with Thames & Hudson for the creation of a range of paper-based gift products. Created with Magnum’s full involvement and collaboration, and with each product aimed at either the active photographer or those who simply love great photography, these beautifully produced gifts will connect the Magnum brand with a greater global audience than ever before.
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Magnum S New Yorkers Postcard Book

Author : Bob Shamis
ISBN : 1584180730
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Photographs of New York City by photographers of Magnum Photo agency, 1947 to present.
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The Focal Encyclopedia Of Photography

Author : Michael R. Peres
ISBN : 9781136106132
Genre : Photography
File Size : 33.90 MB
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*Searchable CD ROM containing the entire book (including images) *Over 450 color images, plus never before published images provided by the George Eastman House collection, as well as images from Ansel Adams, Howard Schatz, and Jerry Uelsmann to name just a few The role and value of the picture cannot be matched for accuracy or impact. This comprehensive treatise, featuring the history and historical processes of photography, contemporary applications, and the new and evolving digital technologies, will provide the most accurate technical synopsis of the current, as well as early worlds of photography ever compiled. This Encyclopedia, produced by a team of world renown practicing experts, shares in highly detailed descriptions, the core concepts and facts relative to anything photographic. This Fourth edition of the Focal Encyclopedia serves as the definitive reference for students and practitioners of photography worldwide, expanding on the award winning 3rd edition. In addition to Michael Peres (Editor in Chief), the editors are: Franziska Frey (Digital Photography), J. Tomas Lopez (Contemporary Issues), David Malin (Photography in Science), Mark Osterman (Process Historian), Grant Romer (History and the Evolution of Photography), Nancy M. Stuart (Major Themes and Photographers of the 20th Century), and Scott Williams (Photographic Materials and Process Essentials)
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Postcards From Pinsk

Author : Larry Duberstein
ISBN : 9781453294000
Genre : Fiction
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Postcards from Pinsk is the story of a middle-aged Beacon Hill shrink coming to grips with himself. The “postcard” is the catalyst for crisis—his wife of long standing is divorcing him. It appears she has good reason, yet as Orrin Summers wrestles with solitude, self-deception, and a general inability to behave himself, the reader becomes increasingly comfortable inside Orrin’s witty, quirky persona and increasingly won over by the slightly goofy heroism of this distinctly antiheroic figure. Long insulated from the real hurly burly of life, Orrin must take the late 1980s as he finds them making small talk with his ex-wife’s answering machine, coping with his daughter’s lovers, Hickey and Genghis Ferguson, fending off the private eye, Bemis, and finding surprising images of himself in The Man Crushed by Quarters, in The Boston Red Socks (and his own shoes), and in Pigford, a man of the streets with whom Orrin is forced to acknowledge “an irrefutable brotherhood of issues.” Orrin’s roommate, Eli Paperman, a hyperactive lawyer, and Eli’s beautiful girlfriend, Marcy Green, are drawn with the humor and accuracy we have come to expect from Larry Duberstein. The author manages to be at once inside and outside their skins, with his skillful mix of detached irony and unfailing sympathy. Postcards from Pinsk quietly and expertly observes a complex psychological event and in doing so avoids sentimentality, while affirming the value of one man’s small struggle for dignity. As always with Duberstein, the writing sparkles. A great deal of the pleasure of the novel is in its language, and in the little peregrinations through the streets and seasons of Boston, and through the daily rounds and revelations of its characters.
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Magnum Cinema

Author : ALAIN BERGALA
ISBN : 285025407X
Genre : Motion picture actors and actresses
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Postcard book A fine collection of postcards featuring the work of Eve Arnold, Raymond Depardon, Robert Capa,Bruno Barbey, Bruce Davidson and featuring the Hollywood greats of the time Marilyn Monroe, Ava Garnder, Marlon Brando, Brigitte Bardot, Sophia Loren and more.
Category: Motion picture actors and actresses

Postcards From The Middle East

Author : Chris Naylor
ISBN : 9780745956503
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Newly married, Chris and Susanna Naylor set off for a new life in the Arab world - living first in Kuwait, then Jordan and finally Lebanon. In a region never far from the news, they discovered their expectations - of war, terrorism, desert sand dunes, men in white robes and veiled women, camels and Kalashnikovs, indeed their own reasons for being there - were to be constantly challenged. As they found out, the reality bore little resemblance to their pre-conceptions. Postcards from the Middle East is a tale of love from one family's experiences: a story of work, schooling, friendships, worship and shared family life, lived out in precious communities against a back drop of world-changing events and spectacular scenery. The Naylors had never experienced such hospitality, danger, wildlife spectacles or snow before they moved to the Middle East. Their story provides a multi-coloured window on an extraordinary and rapidly changing Arab world.
Category: Biography & Autobiography

The Bulletin

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ISBN : UCSC:32106017512390
Genre : Sydney (N.S.W.)
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Postcard To Heaven

Author : Duane Parrish
ISBN : 9781614580782
Genre : Religion
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"For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, declares the Lord." How can we know where the testing times in our lives come from? Do they come from a loving God? Or do they come from the age-old deceiver? How can we tell the difference, and is there always eventual relief from pain? When the Gethsemane experiences come to us - when circumstances bring sweatdrops of blood - how do we find our way back to the mountaintop?
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Postcards Of Political Icons

Author : Bodleian Library
ISBN : IND:30000126631013
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Opening in the reign of Kaiser Wilhelm II and continuing to the eve of the second Gulf War, Postcards of Political Icons tells the story of the twentieth century through images of its most recognizable leaders. The politicians who presided over the demise of colonialism, led the communist revolution, and fought two world wars are presented on these postcards in sometimes unusual--and often surprisingly personal--moments. Charles de Gaulle gazes impetuously, hands on hips, as he puffs on a cigarette; Yasser Arafat wrestles with chopsticks; while Benito Mussolini, known for his public performances, strikes a defiant pose.Reproducing many unusual and little-seen images, Postcards of Political Icons offers a fascinating glimpse at the iconography of political power--and the reality of the people behind it.
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Postcards From The 80s

Author : Stephanie Bennett
ISBN : 0836292707
Genre : Nineteen eighties
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The recent hit movie The Wedding Singer. CDs collecting '80s chartbusters. All-request '80s weekends on the radio. You Know You're a Child of the '80s e-mails.In case you haven't noticed, the '80s are back! Postcards from the '80s will be comprised of 80 lists and photos that will evoke and encapsulate the totally awesome decade that was the '80s. Anyone whose life intersected with this decade will welcome this breezy and fun romp through all things '80s.
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Boring Postcards Usa

Author : Martin Parr
ISBN : 0714843911
Genre : Photography
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In Boring PostcardsMagnum photographer and postcard enthusiast Martin Parr brought together 160 of the dullest postcards of 1950s, 60s and 70s Britain to make a book that was, contrary to the conceit of its title, both fascinating and extremely funny. It was one of those ideas that seemed so obvious that no one could believe it hadn't been done before, and it caught the public imagination in a big way. In Britain Boring Postcardswas discussed everywhere from daytime TV shows to art and design magazines, from local newspapers and radio stations (outraged that their town should be labelled 'boring') to Timemagazine. Now Parr has turned his attention to the USA for a new book of Boring Postcards. Just as before, for a postcard to qualify as sufficiently 'boring', either its composition, its content, or the characters featured must be arguably boring or the photograph must be absent of anything that might conventionally be described as interesting. As the study of postcards becomes a field of academic interest, this book offers more than amusement: as a folk art recording of the non-places and non-events of post-war America, it reveals poignant insights into its social, cultural and architectural values.
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Annual Report

Author : Dai Nihon Insatsu Kabushiki Kaisha
ISBN : UCSD:31822032819807
Genre : Corporations
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Postcards

Author : David Prochaska
ISBN : UCSD:31822036457521
Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
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"Examines postcards as images that are carriers of text, and textual correspondence that circulate images across boundaries of class, gender, nationality and race. Discusses issues concerning the concrete practices of production, consumption, collection and appropriation"--Provided by publisher.
Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Parrworld Postcards

Author : Martin Parr
ISBN : UCSD:31822030274682
Genre : Collectibles
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Category: Collectibles

2003 Standard Catalog Of Baseball Cards

Author : Robert F. Lemke
ISBN : 0873494652
Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
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Identifies and provides prices for thousands of baseball cards and collectibles.
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Forthcoming Books

Author : Rose Arny
ISBN : UOM:39015046802248
Genre : American literature
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Category: American literature

Bookforum

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ISBN : STANFORD:36105121666916
Genre : Arts
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Georgian Spring

Author : Wendell Steavenson
ISBN : 1905712154
Genre : Photography
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In this volume, ten Magnum photographers turn their lenses on contemporary Georgia. Situated on the cusp of Russia and Asia, but with a European culture dating back to the 7th century BC, Georgia was forcibly incorporated into the Soviet Union in 1922. Its independence was restored in 1991, but it then suffered from civil war and a breakdown of its economic infrastructure. In the last decade, however, despite ongoing tensions in its relations with Russia, Georgia has mounted a spirited comeback. Magnum photographers Antoine d'Agata, Jonas Bendiksen, Thomas Dworzak, Martine Franck, Alex Majoli, Gueorgui Pinkhassov, Martin Parr, Paolo Pellegrin, Mark Power and Alec Soth visited the country during spring 2009, each pursuing their own theme (Alec Soth goes in search of the 'most beautiful woman in Georgia', for example). All found themselves enchanted by the Georgian people, something strongly conveyed in their photographs as well as in personal text journals which accompany the images. This well-designed volume also includes a fold-out map, marked with each photographer's journey; a chapter showing the best of Magnum photographers' work over 60 years (including by Magnum's founders Robert Capa from his visit to Georgia with John Steinbeck in 1948 and Henri Cartier-Bresson); and an illuminating introduction by the Paris-based New Yorker writer, and Georgia expert, Wendell Steavenson.
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From South Southeast Postcards

Author : Steve McCurry
ISBN : 0714841145
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50 Postcards from Steve McCurry's award-winning book South Southeast.
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