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contemporary & historic art photography
Suburban Classic.
Patrick Jackson. The exclu-
sive suburban communities in Connecticut, New
York, and New Jersey that New York commuters
call home are as special in their exquisite beau-
ty and style as the metropolis itself. Here are
thirty-four of the most exceptional and unique
small towns around New York and the homes,
many belonging to celebrities, and land that
make them vastly popular tourist destinations.
Size:9"x12"•723colorphotos•256pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4486-2•hardcover•$60.00
The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal.
Gary Anthes. A photographic jour-
ney along the 184-mile Chesapeake
and Ohio Canal, from the streets of
Georgetown to the railway depot at
the canal’s western terminus. More
than 100 beautiful photos offer stunning
views of the resolute houses, locks,
and aqueducts left behind by the men
and women who kept the canal boats
flowing one hundred years ago.
Size:113/4"x15"•110color images,2maps•112pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4310-0•hardcover•$45.00
Boston Below.
Joseph R. Votano and
Karen E. Hosking. Through over 145
photos and text, explore the Boston
subway system, its riders, stations, and
rarelyseen trainmaintenance.TheMBTA
represents the city’s arteries with 28
underground and 80 above ground
stations through which 720,000 people
move daily. This book is a fascinating
visual journey through one of the na-
tion’s oldest subway systems.
Size:12"x9"•150colorphotos•160pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4542-5•hardcover•$39.99
Hidden Beauty: Exploring the Aesthetics of
Medical Science.
Norman Barker & Christine
Iacobuzio-Donahue. This collaborative project
by a scientist and an artist from Johns Hopkins
University asks the reader to consider the aes-
thetics of human disease, a dynamically powerful
force of nature. Here more than sixty medical
science professionals present visually stunning
patterns of different diseases affecting various
areas of the human anatomy.
Size:81/2"x11"•113b/w&colorimages•232pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4412-1•hardcover•$50.00
No Lumps, Thank You.: A Bra Anthologie.
Meg Spielman Peldo. An uplifting and enter-
taining photographic collection of brassieres
created from a wide and wild variety of common
objects. Artist Meg Spielman Peldo creates
images that appeal to both sexes and virtually
all age groups.
Size:10"x9"•30colorphotos•72pp.
SBN:978-0-7643-4193-9•hardcover•$24.9
contemporary art photography: figures
Peak of Perfection: Nude Portraits
of Dancers, Athletes, and Gymnasts.
Jon Ortner. A black and white collection of
150 powerful nude portraits of stunning
American dancers, athletes, and gymnasts
at the height of their youthful vitality and
virtuosity. Accompanied by 30 quotes by
poets, artists and philosophers. Peak of
Perfection celebrates the universal fasci-
nation with the nude and the theme of
ideal beauty.
Size:111/4"x141/4"•143b/wphotos•176pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4778-8•hardcover•$75.00
Bare Landscapes.
Sigthor Markusson. Sixty
provocative photos grace the pages of this
photographic journey across the topography
of Iceland. It is the exploration of two bodies,
the land and the female form. Accompanying
the images are poetry in English and Icelandic
that frames the view and sets the scene. The
rough and angular Icelandic landscape and the
smooth, curved human body create surprising
juxtapositions at every turn.
Size:9"x12" •60colorphotos•112pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3797-0•hardcover•$39.99
Braziliangels.
Joaquim Nabuco. The themes
revealed by this fresh collection of art nudes tells
a story of Brazil’s culture and the angels who
grace its natural beauty. Photographer Joaquim
Nabuco’s collection of art photos creates a lush,
whimsical, and sensual landscape that revolves
around the feminine,exotic,andvibrantcharacter
of these women.
Size:9"x12"•160colorandb/wphotos•192pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-3651-5•hardcover•$50.00
ParadiseinBrazil.
JoaquimNabuco.Headbackto
paradisewithanothertantalizingcollectionofimages
from Brazilian photographer Joaquim Nabuco. In
nearly 200 color and black and white images, the
stunning women of Brazil grace equally beautiful
tropical landscapes, including locationswithmoun-
tains, jungles,beaches,andhistoricalsites.Fromthe
mysteriousbeautiesofthesouthtothespicywomen
of the north, this collection makes it very clear why
Brazil isknownas thehomeofsupermodels.
Size:9"x12"•166photos•192pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4244-8•hardcover•$50.00
After Images.
Amy Arbus. For her fifth book of
portraits, Arbus has borrowed ideas from iconic
modernist paintings by artists including Picasso,
Cezanne, Munch, Schiele, and Modigliani, and
transferred their visceral energy and psychological
intensitytolivestagedscenestobephotographed.In
ordertoreplicatethepowerfuleffectsoftheoriginal
paintings, she has painted costumes, props, and
the models themselves. • Size: 9" x 12" • 24 color
photos•64pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4455-8•hardcover•$50.00
PaintedAlive:TheFineArtBodypaint-
ingofCraigTracy.
CraigTracy.Acollection
ofbodypaintedimagesbyNewOrleansartist
CraigTracy.More thansixty transformative
and intimately provocative works reveal
Tracy’s vision, which ranges from realistic
toconceptualandsurreal.Thismonograph
challenges the perception of conventional
contemporary art and is ideal for anyone
who collects, appreciates, and/or studies
contemporaryart.Size:11"x81/2"•166colorphotos•128pp.•ISBN:978-0-7643-
4152-6•hardcover•$34.99
She Shoots Men.
Vivienne Maricevic. Vivienne
Maricevic’sdesiretoreveal,challenge,andtransform
the imbalancebetweenthefrequentrepresentation
ofthenakedfemaleformandtherarityofthemale
nudeinarthasledtomorethanthreedecadesspent
devoted to the unadorned male form. Included
are more than 150 images from three of her most
distinct periods: 1975 to 2005’s “Naked Men,”
1994 to 2002’s “Me &Men,” and 2001 to 2005’s
“Strip-to-Strip.”
Size:9"x12"•154b/wphotos•176pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4510-4•hardcover•$50.00
Bodyscapes®.
Allan I. Teger. At first
glance, Allan I. Teger’s Bodyscapes
appear to be landscapes; a second look
shows that they are in fact nude bodies
with small toys and miniatures set on
them. Spanning a 35-year period, this
collection shows more than 110 black
and white images photographed in a
singleexposureonfilm,withoutanypost
processing or manipulation. • Size: 11
3/4"x9"•114b/wphotos•128pp.•ISBN:978-0-7643-4194-6•hardcover•$34.99
historic art photography
Stiffs, Skulls & Skeletons: Medical
Photography and Symbolism.
Stan-
ley B. Burns, MD & Elizabeth A. Burns.
This is an intriguing and comprehensive
exploration of the skeleton and the
dead body through more than 400 rare
photographs. In this work, Dr. Burns
reveals the nineteenth-century fasci-
nation with the dead body and body
parts. The classic visual iconography
of postmortem, dissection, and bone
photography is presented and expanded
to include early autopsy images and
X-ray studies. Size:12"x12"•450photos•328pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4746-7•hardcover•$75.00•
Schiffer LTD.
Bodine’s City: The Photography of A.
Aubrey Bodine.
Jennifer B. Bodine. A. Aubrey
Bodine was a
Baltimore Sunday Sun
feature
photographer for 43 years. These 154 images
transcend their geographical bounds in Balti-
more as Bodine’s subject matter varied wildly.
He photographed people, animals, buildings,
harsh weather conditions, textures, geometric
patterns, and cityscapes. • Size: 9" x 12" • 154
b/wphotos• Index•160pp.• ISBN:978-0-7643-
3844-1•hardcover•$39.99
Bodine’s Chesapeake Bay Country.
A.
Aubrey Bodine. Jennifer Bodine, editor. Aubrey
Bodine’s photographs chronicled nearly every
aspect of Maryland life on pages of the
Balti-
more Sun
from 1924 to 1970. 286 digitally
restored pictures are divided into five distinct
areas: Baltimore and surrounds, Chesapeake
Bay, Eastern Shore, Southern Maryland and
Annapolis, and Western Maryland.
Size:9"x12"•283b/wphotos•168pp.
ISBN:978-0-87033-562-4•hardcover•$29.95
Bodine’s Industry: The Dignity of Work.
A.
AubreyBodineandJenniferB.Bodine,editor.This
book contains a wide range of award winning
and historically significant images, many not
seen since they were originally published. These
pictures demonstrate Bodine’s extraordinary
depth and breadth as a photographic artist.
His images of heavy industry document an era
passed. This is the third Bodine book assembled
by his daughter, Jennifer Bodine.
Size:9"x12"•173b/wphotos•160pp.
ISBN:978-0-7643-4285-1•hardcover•$39.99
Harvey Caplin’s Real Cowboys: &
the Old West.
Abbie Caplin. Photog-
rapher Harvey Caplin recorded ranch life
in the American West from the 1940s
to the 1980s, capturing magnificent
landscapes and picturesque people.
See 173 of his beautiful images and
revel at the grandeur of the land and
drama of its life.
Size:113/4"x9"•173b/wphotos•176pp
ISBN:978-0-7643-3434-4•hardcover•$39.99
The West that Was.
John Eggen.
Images taken from the original glass
negatives made in the early 20th centu-
ry, these photos give an unprecedented
look at life on the ranch and trail. Au-
thentic people doing their rugged jobs
and living free on the range.
Size:11"x81/2"•106photos•184pp.
ISBN:0-88740-330-1•hardcover•$29.95
Cowboys.
John Eggen. In 1903,
Frank Sherman photographed a cat-
tle roundup, including a surprise visit
from President Theodore Roosevelt,
to make postcards for his souvenir
shop in Colorado Springs. Here are his
images preserved on glass negatives
all these years later. Enjoy authentic
views of the cowboys.
Size:11"x81/2"•100photos•128pp.
ISBN:0-88740-436-7•softcover•$19.95
Pawnee Bill’s Historic Wild
West: A Photo Documentary of
the 1901-1905 Show Tours.
Allen
Farnum. Amazing images taken on
tour by cowboy/amateur photographer
Harry Bock. Offers Western, histori-
cal, and tent show buffs a visual look
back in time.
Size:11"x81/2"•155photos•
Index•128pp.
ISBN:0-88740-437-5•softcover•$19.95
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