Modesty Blaise original 1st edition book cover, 1965

Modesty Blaise original 1st edition book cover, 1965

Kevin Lyons

Kevin Lyons

Graphics Without Computer: 50 Years of Modest Achievementsby Atelierul De Grafica
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Graphics Without Computer: 50 Years of Modest Achievements
by Atelierul De Grafica

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L’avant-garde architecturale en Tchecoslovaquie: 1918-1939by Alena Kubova

L’avant-garde architecturale en Tchecoslovaquie: 1918-1939
by Alena Kubova

Perspecta 35, Exercise In Modern Construction Part 3, Our Spot: New YorkDesigned by Sulki & Min
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Perspecta 35, Exercise In Modern Construction Part 3, Our Spot: New York
Designed by Sulki & Min

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Born Modern: The Life and Design of Alvin LustigBy Steven Heller and Elaine Lustig Cohen
Fans of Lustig should also read this book: Birth of the Cool: California Art, Design, and Culture at Midcentury by Elizabeth Armstrong. Highly recommend.
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Born Modern: The Life and Design of Alvin Lustig
By Steven Heller and Elaine Lustig Cohen

Fans of Lustig should also read this book: Birth of the Cool: California Art, Design, and Culture at Midcentury by Elizabeth Armstrong. Highly recommend.

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The Unconsoledby Kazuo IshiguroDesign by Chip Kidd / Photo by Geoff Spear
Speaking of, Chip Kidd will be at the MoCCA Art Festival in NY this weekend along with some pretty amazing artists (Paul Pope, Jaime Hernandez, Frank Miller, lots of others) so if you’re in town, definitely check that out.
Also, you can download the audiobook of this HERE.
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The Unconsoled
by Kazuo Ishiguro
Design by Chip Kidd / Photo by Geoff Spear

Speaking of, Chip Kidd will be at the MoCCA Art Festival in NY this weekend along with some pretty amazing artists (Paul Pope, Jaime Hernandez, Frank Miller, lots of others) so if you’re in town, definitely check that out.

Also, you can download the audiobook of this HERE.

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Ice skating Dandies sums up Orlando quite well, actually.

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Ice skating Dandies sums up Orlando quite well, actually.

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Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My LoveDesigned by Emmet ByrneCreative Director: Andrew Blauvelt2006

Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love
Designed by Emmet Byrne
Creative Director: Andrew Blauvelt
2006

Damn I kinda wish I wrote this book…
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Damn I kinda wish I wrote this book…

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Went to Haslam’s Bookstore in St. Pete yesterday and picked up a used copy of Garcia Lorca’s 3 Tragedies, featuring cover art by Alvin Lustig, one of my favs of all time. So win.

Went to Haslam’s Bookstore in St. Pete yesterday and picked up a used copy of Garcia Lorca’s 3 Tragedies, featuring cover art by Alvin Lustig, one of my favs of all time. So win.

Critique of Everyday Lifeby Henri Lefebvre
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Critique of Everyday Life
by Henri Lefebvre

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The Man Who Was Thursdayby G.K. ChestersonCover art direction by Coralie Bickford-Smith

The Man Who Was Thursday
by G.K. Chesterson
Cover art direction by Coralie Bickford-Smith