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Product Description: A collection of beloved authors on beloved writers, including Martin Amis on Saul Bellow, Truman Capote on Willa Cather, and Salman Rushdie on Christopher Hitchens, as featured in Vanity Fair What did Christopher Hitchens think of Dorothy Parker? How did meeting e...read more
By David Friend (editor)

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9780143111764 | Penguin USA, October 25, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: A collection of beloved authors on beloved writers, including Martin Amis on Saul Bellow, Truman Capote on Willa Cather, and Salman Rushdie on Christopher Hitchens, as featured in Vanity Fair What did Christopher Hitchens think of Dorothy Parker?

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Product Description: Curious about the depth of meaning people attach to their mostcherished personal possessions, jewelry designer and portrait photographerMonica Rich Kosann set out to chronicle, in words and images, the stories ofsuch deeply esteemed belongings...read more
By Linda Fargo (foreword by) and Monica Rich Kosann

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9781943876327 | Glitterati Inc, October 7, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Curious about the depth of meaning people attach to their mostcherished personal possessions, jewelry designer and portrait photographerMonica Rich Kosann set out to chronicle, in words and images, the stories ofsuch deeply esteemed belongings.

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Product Description: For the magazine’s centenary celebration, an anthology of pieces from the early golden age of Vanity FairIn honor of the 100th anniversary of Vanity Fair magazine, Bohemians, Bootleggers, Flappers, and Swells celebrates the publication’s astonishing early catalogue of writers, with works by Dorothy Parker, Noël Coward, P...read more
By David Friend (contributor)

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9781594205989 | Penguin Pr, October 30, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: For the magazine’s centenary celebration, an anthology of pieces from the early golden age of Vanity FairIn honor of the 100th anniversary of Vanity Fair magazine, Bohemians, Bootleggers, Flappers, and Swells celebrates the publication’s astonishing early catalogue of writers, with works by Dorothy Parker, Noël Coward, P.
9780435187354, titled "World of the English Romantic Poets" | Book Soc of Canada Ltd, July 1, 1982, cover price $49.95 | also contains World of the English Romantic Poets

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Product Description: Offering readers an inebriating swig from the great cocktail shaker of the Roaring Twenties—the Jazz Age, the age of Gatsby—Bohemians, Bootleggers, Flappers, and Swells showcases unforgettable writers in search of how to live well in a changing era...read more
By Graydon Carter (editor) and David Friend (editor)

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9780143127901 | Penguin USA, November 3, 2015, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Offering readers an inebriating swig from the great cocktail shaker of the Roaring Twenties—the Jazz Age, the age of Gatsby—Bohemians, Bootleggers, Flappers, and Swells showcases unforgettable writers in search of how to live well in a changing era.

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Relates the stories behind the photographs of 9/11, discusses the controversy over whether the images are exploitative or redemptive, and shows how photographs help us witness, grieve, and understand the unimaginable. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.

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9780312426767 | Reprint edition (Picador USA, August 21, 2007), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Relates the stories behind the photographs of 9/11, discusses the controversy over whether the images are exploitative or redemptive, and shows how photographs help us witness, grieve, and understand the unimaginable.

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Product Description: The attack on the World Trade Center was the most watched event in human history. And the footage recorded that day came from myriad perspectives―from TV cameras and tourist snapshots to photographer Thomas E. Franklin's iconic image of three firefighters raising the American flag at Ground Zero...read more

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9780312591489 | 2 edition (Picador USA, August 2, 2011), cover price $19.00 | About this edition: The attack on the World Trade Center was the most watched event in human history.

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Product Description: In Tree, acclaimed photographer James Balog explores the changing character of the American forest, seeking out superlative trees—the old, the massive, the tall—in whatever landscape they remain. We see immense portraits of sequoias and redwoods as no human has ever viewed them, captured in thousands of tiny frames as the photographer rappels down a neighboring tree...read more
By David Friend (foreword by)

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9781402767166 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, April 7, 2009, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: In Tree, acclaimed photographer James Balog explores the changing character of the American forest, seeking out superlative trees—the old, the massive, the tall—in whatever landscape they remain.

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Product Description: For the adventurous showman with an eye for the outrageous, this riotous guide provides step-by-step instructions for creating penis puppets. Daring artists can attempt to build the "Hamburger," offer a ride on the "Skateboard," tell the time with the "Wristwatch," and show off all manner of animals, including the Loch Ness Monster...read more

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9781853756924 | Prion Books, April 1, 2009, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: For the adventurous showman with an eye for the outrageous, this riotous guide provides step-by-step instructions for creating penis puppets.
9780593047903 | Transworld Pub, November 1, 2000, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This title is the tie-in edition of the two-man cabaret, first seen at the Melbourne Comedy Festival and the Edinburgh Festival 2000 before moving on to the Whitehall Theatre in London's West End.

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Product Description: Schapiro’s Heroes brings together an extraordinary collection of stories in the photo-journalistic tradition of people who have shaped our lives, our politics, and our tastes by the celebrated documentarian Steve Schapiro. In behind-the-scenes photographs, we visit the young Muhammad Ali and his Monopoly set, followed everywhere by the neighborhood kids; glimpse the warm family life and campaign of Robert Kennedy, who was so suddenly struck down; see Andy Warhol in photographs never before published; watch Ray Charles perform; visit the set with Samuel Beckett; and march alongside Martin Luther King Jr...read more
By David Friend (introduced by) and Steve Schapiro (photographer)

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9781576873786 | Power House Books, December 1, 2007, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Schapiro’s Heroes brings together an extraordinary collection of stories in the photo-journalistic tradition of people who have shaped our lives, our politics, and our tastes by the celebrated documentarian Steve Schapiro.

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Tells the stories behind the photographs of 9/11, discusses the controversy over whether the images are exploitative or redemptive, and shows how photographs help us witness, grieve, and understand the unimaginable.

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9780374299330 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 30, 2006, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Tells the stories behind the photographs of 9/11, discusses the controversy over whether the images are exploitative or redemptive, and shows how photographs help us witness, grieve, and understand the unimaginable.

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Product Description: This Special Limited Edition of Oscar Night has: * A special page signed by the authors, Graydon Carter, editor-in-chief of Vanity Fair and David Friend * A unique, glossy red slipcase that matches the cover * An 8 X 10 glossy photograph of Gwyneth Paltrow signed by celebrity photographer Jonathan Becker From the first Academy Awards black-tie dinner dance in 1929 to the glittering Vanity Fair gala in 2004, from the 1940s gatherings at the most fashionable nightspots in Los Angeles–Ciro’s, Mocambo, Romanoff’s, Chasen’s–to the star-studded parties thrown by legendary agent Swifty Lazar from the 1960s to the 1990s, here is a photo history of all those events, presented by Graydon Carter and David Friend...read more
By Graydon Carter, Dominick Dunne (other contributor) and David Friend

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9781400043408 | Slp ltd edition (Alfred a Knopf Inc, October 26, 2004), cover price $200.00 | About this edition: This Special Limited Edition of Oscar Night has: * A special page signed by the authors, Graydon Carter, editor-in-chief of Vanity Fair and David Friend * A unique, glossy red slipcase that matches the cover * An 8 X 10 glossy photograph of Gwyneth Paltrow signed by celebrity photographer Jonathan Becker From the first Academy Awards black-tie dinner dance in 1929 to the glittering Vanity Fair gala in 2004, from the 1940s gatherings at the most fashionable nightspots in Los Angeles–Ciro’s, Mocambo, Romanoff’s, Chasen’s–to the star-studded parties thrown by legendary agent Swifty Lazar from the 1960s to the 1990s, here is a photo history of all those events, presented by Graydon Carter and David Friend.

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More than five hundred black-and-white and full-color photographs, many never before seen, journey behind closed doors into the midst of the exclusive Oscar parties of the past seventy-five years, offering a dramatic visual history of Hollywood, its celebrities, and its celebration of its most glamorous night.
By Graydon Carter, Dominick Dunne (other contributor) and David Friend

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9781400042487 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, October 1, 2004, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Collects photographs of celebrities at Academy Award parties, from the first black-tie dinner in 1929 to the Vanity Fair gala in 2004.

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A fascinating collection of classic photographs, essays, and caricatures from the pages of Vanity Fair celebrates a century of glamour and power plays in Hollywood, from Garbo to Grant and beyond, featuring more than three hundred images from such acclaimed photographers as Cecil Beaton, Annie Leibovitz, Helmut Newton, Edward Steichen, and Bruce Weber. Reprint.

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9780142005002 | Studio, September 1, 2001, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Collects photographs of celebrities, from Greta Garbo and Gloria Swanson to Tom Cruise and Jack Nicholson, from the pages of Vanity Fair magazine, from 1914 to the present.

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A lavishly illustrated tribute to a century's worth of tinsel town stars, glamor, and scandal features intimate photography, classic essays, and humorous archive caricatures. 20,000 first printing. (view table of contents)
By Graydon Carter (editor) and David Friend (editor)

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9780670891412 | Viking Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Collects photographs of celebrities, from Greta Garbo and Gloria Swanson to Tom Cruise and Jack Nicholson, from the pages of Vanity Fair magazine, from 1914 to the present.

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A Time Inc. photographer who has covered the White House for more than years here collects the best, most intimate and moving photos of first family life, and accompanies them with his own lively notes and anecdotes. (view table of contents)

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9780821223604 | Bulfinch Pr, May 1, 1997, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A Time Inc.

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Product Description: A special tribute to the group that changed rock & roll -- & changed a generation -- from the editors of LIFE, the magazine that has followed the band since the first outbreak of Beatlemania. This pictorial biography captures the spirit of those heady times & the joyful idealism of four working-class kids from Liverpool who made it big: John, Paul, George & Ringo...read more
By Robert Friedman (editor) and David Friend (editor)

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9780788194061 | Diane Pub Co, May 1, 1996, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A special tribute to the group that changed rock & roll -- & changed a generation -- from the editors of LIFE, the magazine that has followed the band since the first outbreak of Beatlemania.

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A collection of 140 color and duotone photographs by the world's leading photographers is accompanied by the observations and meditations on the meaning of life by such notables as Jonas Salk, Garrison Keillor, Corazon Aquino, and others. 15,000 first printing.
By David Friend (editor)

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9780316294096 | 1 edition (Little Brown & Co, June 1, 1992), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Photographs are accompanied by comments from more than two hundred individuals, both celebrities and average people, about the meaning of life

Commentary by Desmond Tutu, Carl Sagan, Richard Nixon, Marlee Matlin, and other contributors offers reflections on the meaning of life, in a collection highlighted by photographs by notable photographers

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9780316294027 | Little Brown & Co, April 1, 1991, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Commentary by Desmond Tutu, Carl Sagan, Richard Nixon, Marlee Matlin, and other contributors offers reflections on the meaning of life, in a collection highlighted by photographs by notable photographers

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Product Description: Considered one of the finest textbooks on this important subject, China's Political System, 3/e, demonstrates how the government of the world's largest nation has been significantly affected by attempts to harmonize the unique nature of its indigenous culture with a variety of influences and ideas from outside...read more

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9780823008742 | Watson-Guptill Pubns, May 1, 1975, cover price $22.50 | About this edition: Discusses compositional problems and techniques, offers appropriate projects, and provides illustrative examples in chapters devoted to space and value relationships, negative and crowded space, color, vertical, and horizontal composition, empty space, and texture and line

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9780023305610, titled "China's Political System: Modernization and Tradition" | Taylor & Francis, January 1, 1996, cover price $62.00 | also contains China''s Political System: Modernization and Tradition | About this edition: Considered one of the finest textbooks on this important subject, China's Political System, 3/e, demonstrates how the government of the world's largest nation has been significantly affected by attempts to harmonize the unique nature of its indigenous culture with a variety of influences and ideas from outside.

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A description of an original but systematic approach to expressing feelings artistically

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9780823011254 | Watson-Guptill Pubns, June 1, 1966, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A description of an original but systematic approach to expressing feelings artistically

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