Taschen books

Taschen new publications: Art and Photography

Taschen new publications: Art and Photography

Taschen new publications: Art and Photography

For over 20 years, Bibliophile has selected carefully from the German art book publisher Benedikt Taschen's range of quality, keenly priced NEW editions. We have worked with authors such as Christoper Warwick to have copies signed (Her Majesty) and are the first to receive stock of newly released titles throughout the calendar.

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HER MAJESTY: A ROYAL EDITION A
Christopher Warwick    Book Number: 73173
Bibliophile price: £550.00
Product format: Hardback

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Her Majesty the Queen, Royal Edition by Vivienne Westwood is limited to 500 copies with special cover and clamshell case designed by British fashion legend Vivienne Westwood. Comes with the number...
DAVID HOCKNEY A BIGGER BOOK
DAVID HOCKNEY    Book Number: 81103
Bibliophile price: £1,750.00
Product format: Hardback

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Taschen's brand new SUMO-sized David Hockney monograph is as spectacular in format as it is in scope. In it, the artist takes stock of more than 60 years of work, from his teenage days at the Brad...
KIRCHNER
NORBERT WOLF    Book Number: 81172
Bibliophile price: £8.50
Product format: Hardback

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Ernst Ludwig Kirchner (1880-1938) is regarded as one of the key figures in 20th century European art. A Modernist to his bones, he sent seismic waves through the art world with his hard-edged, int...
MATISSE: CUT-OUTS
GILLES NÉRET    Book Number: 81177
Bibliophile price: £6.50
Product format: Hardback

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Henri Matisse (1869-1954) was a fighting spirit. Despite a cancer diagnosis in 1941, increasing frailty, and the confines of a wheelchair, the indomitable Frenchman never stopped in his quest to ma...
MEDIEVAL & RENAISSANCE ART: The Complete Plates
CARL BECKER & C. WARNCKE    Book Number: 81178
Bibliophile price: £12.50
Product format: Hardback

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A printed treasure trove of exquisite design. When Kunstwerke und Geräthschaften des Mittelalters und der Renaissance (1852-1863) was published, what purchasers in fact bought was a printed museum...
FAIRY TALES OF HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN    Book Number: 82991
Bibliophile price: £6.25
Product format: Paperback

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With tipped in illustration on the cover of the early short story The Princess and the Pea in a delightful colour illustration the book's title has gold tooling. This treasured collection of eight...
BOWIE: THE MAN WHO FELL TO EARTH
EDITED BY PAUL DUNCAN    Book Number: 82988
Bibliophile price: £15.00
Product format: Hardback

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Hundreds upon hundreds of quality film stills in colour and black and white, some 'silver' pages, bookmarker. First advertised as a "mind-stretching experience," Nicolas Roeg's 1976 The Man Who Fe...
BOTERO
MARIANA HANSTEIN    Book Number: 82987
Bibliophile price: £10.00
Product format: Hardback

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With their pursed lips, huge, curvaceous bodies, small heads, thick necks, unsmiling, doleful faces but replete with comedy, turn to page 69 to see his version of Van Eyck's 'The Arnolfini Marriage...
FILM POSTERS OF THE RUSSIAN AVANT GARDE
SUSAN PACK    Book Number: 82993
Bibliophile price: £15.00
Product format: Hardback

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At the intersection of the visual, graphic and cinematic arts, film posters are a unique and thrilling record of a particular cultural Zeitgeist. This book brings together 250 posters from the pre-...
FILM NOIR
PAUL DUNCAN & JÜRGEN MÜLLER    Book Number: 82992
Bibliophile price: £15.00
Product format: Hardback

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Double Indemnity for many is the quintessential film noir. Protagonist Walter Ness says 'Yes, I killed him. I killed him for money and for a woman.' Cinematographer John F. Seitz also shot Billy ...
ED FOX II: Book and DVD
EDITED BY DIAN HANSON    Book Number: 78713
Bibliophile price: £13.00
Product format: Hardback

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Ed Fox has become internationally known for a sensual photographic style that captures every curve of a woman's body, right down to the tips of her toes. In Ed Fox II he brings us voluptuous new mo...
WILLIAM MORRIS
CHARLOTTE & PETER FIELL    Book Number: 82999
Bibliophile price: £9.00
Product format: Hardback

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William Morris (1834-1896) was one of the greatest creative figures of the 19th century. As a visionary designer, as well as a manufacturer, writer, artist, and socialist activist, he pioneered th...
ODILON REDON
MICHAEL GIBSON    Book Number: 81873
Bibliophile price: £10.00
Product format: Hardback

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A major Symbolist artist, Odilon Redon (1840-1916) was also a painter of scenic and emotional extremes. Until around 1890, he was renowned for work in black and white only. These "Noirs" in charcoa...
REN HANG
EDITED BY DIAN HANSON    Book Number: 81874
Bibliophile price: £36.00
Product format: Hardback

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Ren Hang, who took his life February 23, 2017, was an unlikely rebel. Slight of build, shy by nature, prone to fits of depression, the 29-year-old Beijing photographer was nonetheless at the forefr...
DIAN HANSON’'S BUTT BOOK
EDITED BY DIAN HANSON    Book Number: 82989
Bibliophile price: £15.00
Product format: Hardback

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The Kama Sutra gives detailed instructions on how to spank it. Contemporary Italians touch it for luck before placing a bet. Americans are having it cosmetically enhanced at rates approaching brea...
AUGUST MACKE
ANNA MESEURE    Book Number: 82997
Bibliophile price: £10.00
Product format: Hardback

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August Macke (1887-1914) quickly ascended to notoriety, only to be killed at the tender age of 27 at the start of World War I. Despite his brief career, the artist left a remarkable oeuvre in his ...
CARAVAGGIO
GILLES LAMBERT    Book Number: 83767
Bibliophile price: £10.00
Product format: Hardback

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Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571-1610) was always a name to be reckoned with. Notorious bad boy of the Italian Baroque, the artist was at once celebrated and controversial, violent in tempe...
LA PETITE MORT
WILL SANTILLO & DIAN HANSON    Book Number: 79584
Bibliophile price: £20.00
Product format: Paperback

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The title means "the little death," a euphemism for orgasm, but the women who exuberantly masturbate for Toronto photographer Will Santillo in this book are as lively a bunch as you'll ever meet. ...
ART NOUVEAU
KLAUS-JÜRGEN SEMBACH    Book Number: 84156
Bibliophile price: £20.00
Product format: Hardback

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For a fruitful period between the 1880s and WWI, European and North American culture deferred to nature. With a symphony of flowing lines and organic shapes, Art Nouveau influenced architecture, de...
PRISSE D'AVENNES: EGYPTIAN ART
SALIOMA IKRAM    Book Number: 84166
Bibliophile price: £15.00
Product format: Hardback

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A lifelong devotee of ancient Egyptian and Oriental culture, the French author, artist, and scholar Achille-Constant-Théodore-Émile Prisse d'Avennes (1807-1879) is famed as one of the most influent...
TITIAN
IAN KENNEDY    Book Number: 84167
Bibliophile price: £10.00
Product format: Paperback

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Immerse yourself in the rich shades and textures of Tiziano Vecellio (c. 1490-1576), commonly known as Titian, and the figurehead of 16th century Venetian painting. With his bold approach to form a...
CODICES ILLUSTRES
NORBERT WOLF & INGO F WALTHER    Book Number: 84168
Bibliophile price: £30.00
Product format: Hardback

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From The Book of Kells to Boccaccio's Decameron and from the Vienna Genesis to Dante's Divine Comedy, to open the world's most famous illuminated manuscript Codices Illustres is to open the door in...
LEONARDO DA VINCI: THE COMPLETE PAINTINGS
FRANK ZOLLNER    Book Number: 84170
Bibliophile price: £30.00
Product format: Hardback

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"You'll never get to see Leonardo's art like this. So close up, in such detail. Every brush stroke is visible. Down to the last line." Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) possessed one of the greatest m...
DARK CITY: THE REAL LOS ANGELES NOIR
JIM HEIMANN    Book Number: 84159
Bibliophile price: £75.00
Product format: Hardback

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Warning, some very bloody, gory and graphic murder scene photos. Glamorous Hollywood legends like Marilyn Monroe shared a dirty mean city with 'Juvies' ready to wreak havoc on the streets or the W...
BERLIN IN THE 1920s
RAINER METZGER    Book Number: 81861
Bibliophile price: £10.00
Product format: Hardback

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It was the decade of daring Expressionist canvases, of brilliant book design, of the Bauhaus total work of art, of pioneering psychology, of drag balls, cabaret, Metropolis, and Marlene Dietrich's ...
EAST OF THE SUN AND WEST OF THE MOON: KAY NIELSEN
EDITED BY NOEL DANIEL    Book Number: 84161
Bibliophile price: £12.00
Product format: Paperback

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Step into a world of star-crossed lovers, magical winds, mischievous giants, and trolls, through some of the most exquisite illustrations in publishing history. In this gorgeous abridged edition, ...
EDWARD LEAR: THE PARROTS: The Complete Plates
FRANCESCO SOLINAS    Book Number: 84169
Bibliophile price: £30.00
Product format: Hardback

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The Black-Tailed parakeet with its beautiful yellow, red and green plumage or New Holland parakeets with crests and rouged cheeks, the rainbow coloured Stanley parakeet, almost iridescent and captu...
CARAVAGGIO
SEBASTIAN SCHUTZE    Book Number: 84158
Bibliophile price: £45.00
Product format: Hardback

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Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio (1571-1610), was the notorious bad boy of Italian painting, at once celebrated and controversial, violent in temper, precise in technique, a creative master, and a...
NUDE
RALPH GIBSON    Book Number: 84171
Bibliophile price: £40.00
Product format: Hardback

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Nipples in silhouette, pubic hair close up, hair flowing, between a woman's thighs, between breasts and between toes, faces are not shown, simply sensual body parts up close and personal in this mi...
HOKUSAI
RHIANNON PAGET    Book Number: 84176
Bibliophile price: £10.00
Product format: Paperback

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Meet the artist whose majestic breaking wave sent ripples across the world. Hokusai (1760-1849) is not only one of the giants of Japanese art and a legend of the Edo period, but also a founding fat...
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