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    Stanley DonwoodThere Will Be No QuietThames & Hudson
    SUPER COOL AND AWESOME deluxe 400 page hardback book featuring stunning artwork from Radiohead artwork mainman Donwood! Includes contributions by...
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    Keith HaringThe Authorized BiographyPrentice Hall Press (1991)
    The biography of graffitti artist Keith Haring - great!
    • Original Book (1kg)£35.00
      1st edn. s/hand UK hardback w/dustjacket in good condition
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    Fly By NightThe New Art of the Club FlyerThames & Hudson
    Covered with inventive, unfurling doodles, hand-drawn lettering and images of sexy figures and party animals, these low-budget productions are created...
    FanzinesThe DIY RevolutionChronicle Books
    TOTALY AWESOME USA LARGE FORMAT BOOK on DIY punk fanzines. Over 200 + pages loads flyers, artwork, text - really good. 60% OFF ORIGINAL RETAIL PRICE!!! This...
    African Art in Cultural Perspectiveby William BascomNorton
    • Original Book (300g)£15.00
      Secondhand out of print paperback in good condition
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    Total JazzBlutchFantagraphics
    OVER 50% OFF DELUXE LARGE FORMAT HARDBACK BOOK!! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!! Jazz-graphic novel - graphic novel - JAZZ! In this freewheeling collection of...
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    Keith HaringEditied by Darren PihTate
    Featuring around fifty works supported by rarely seen photography, film and archival documents from the Keith Haring Foundation, this accessible book will...
    Point of ViewMe, New York City and the Punk SceneRizzoli
    An eclectic cast of cultural characters - from Richard Hell and William Burroughs to Joan Jett, Debbie Harry, Andy Warhol, and Stephen Sprouse - appear...
    GlamThe Performance of StyleTate
    60% OFF THIS STYLISH BOOK!!!Wicked and groovy pix, good wordsFeaturing some 100 artworks, Glam explores key themes: glamour, camp, exaggerated identity,...
    Black PantherThe Revolutionary Art of Emory DouglasRizzoli International Publications
    The Black Panther newspaper was founded to articulate the party's message, and artist Emory Douglas became the paper's art director and later the party's...
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    Narratives of African American Art and IdentityDavid C.Driskell CollectionPomegranate Communications Inc
    Import USA Hardback edition book NEARLY 75% OFF!!!! CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!One of the most exciting and eclectic celebrations of African American art ever...
    Club 57Film, Performance, and Art in the East Village, 1978–1983MoMA
    Published to accompany the first major exhibition to examine the scene-changing, interdisciplinary life of downtown New York’s seminal alternative space...
    • Book (1.1kg)£35.00
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    Brian EnoVisual MusicChronicle Books
    Visual Music is a one-of-a-kind guided tour through the visual art of creative polymath Brian Eno. Featuring more than 300 images of Eno's installation,...
    Art MastersBasquiatSelf Made Hero
    The dazzling, provocative work of Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960–1988) would come to define the vibrant New York art scene of the late ’70s and early ’80s....
    BasquiatBoom for RealPrestel
    Basquiat first came to prominence when he collaborated with Al Diaz to spray-paint enigmatic statements under the pseudonym SAMO. He went on to work on...
    Basquiat-ismsEdited by Larry WarshPrinceton University Press
    A collection of essential quotations and other writings from artist and icon Jean-Michel Basquiat One of the most important artists of the late twentieth...
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    Warhol on BasquiatThe Iconic Relationship Told in Andy Warhol's Words and PicturesTaschen
    Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat's complex relationship captivated the art world then and now. At a time when Warhol was already world famous and the...
    HaringBy Alexandra KolossaTaschen
    Art is for Everybody: The artist as activist. One of the key figures in the New York art world of the 1980s, Keith Haring created a signature style that...
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    Jason D'Aquino'sCircus ABCRead Leaf
    A wondrous piece of alphabetry, portraying early 20th century circus and carnival acts deftly rendered by miniaturist and tattoo artist Jason D'Aquino....
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    Home-Made EuropeContemporary Folk ArtifactsFuel
    60% OFF. NICE SMALL HARDBACK BOOK. In this second volume of home-made artifacts, Russian artist Vladimir Arkhipov has travelled across Europe to further...
    Warhol & MapplethorpeGuise & DollsYale University Press
    STUNNING DELUXE LARGE FORMAT USA HARDBACK BOOK - 60% OFF!! A landmark examination of iconic and provocative portraits by Warhol and Mapplethorpe, presented...
    • Book (1.6kg)£30.00 £12.00
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    The NewsstandIndependently Published: Zines, Magazines, Journals and Artist BooksSkira Rizzoli
    50% OFF USA IMPORT TEXTURED BOOK - VERY STYLISH! Wicked fanzines inside The Newsstand was a pop-up conceptual retail store that transformed an ordinary...
    Leonardo's Last SupperPeter GreenawayCharta
    DELUXE LARGE FORMAT USA HARDBACK BOOK - OVER 70% OFF!! Published in conjunction with Greenaway's performance of "Leonardo's Last Supper" (2008) in the...
    Tabboo!The Art of Stephen TashjianDamiani
    STUNNING DELUXE LARGE FORMAT USA HARDBACK BOOK - NEARLY 70% OFF!!East Village, New York, punky, gay, groovy East Village artist Stephen Tashjian has been...
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    Coney IslandVisions of an American Dreamland, 1861-2008Yale University Press
    STUNNING DELUXE LARGE FORMAT USA HARDBACK PHOTOGRAPHY BOOK 250+ pages - 50% OFF!!! A captivating look at Coney Island and its iconic place in the history...
    • Book (1.9kg)£30.00 £15.00
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    Jeff KoonsConversations with Norman RosenthalThames & Hudson
    GROOVY HARDBACK BOOK £8 OVER 60% OFF!!!The most successful of living artists Jeff Koons has been a focus of creative fascination and significance for...
    • Book (1.5kg)£19.95 £8.00
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    Warholby Klaus HonnefTaschen
    • Original Book (500g)£8.00
      Secondhand paperback copy in good condition
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    Jean-Michel BasquiatFondation Louis VuittonEditions Gallimard
    This, the catalogue of the Basquiat exhibition at Fondation Louis Vuitton, labelled "the definitive exhibition" by its curator, brings together 100 of...
    • Book (2.2kg)£39.00
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    Keith HaringPostersPrestel
    Bursting with color and featuring Keith Haring s powerful messages, this collection of posters includes insightful commentary and dazzling reproductions....
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    Keith HaringThe Political LinePrestel
    Accompanying a major exhibition at the de Young museum in San Francisco, this book features more than 130 works of art, including large-scale paintings...
    • Book (2.3kg)£49.99
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    Spraycan ArtBy Henry Chalfant and James PrigoffThames and Hudson
    Incredible book! s/hand paperback book in ok condition
    • Original Book (500g)£8.00
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    Vinyl . Album . Cover . ArtThe Complete Hipgnosis CatalogueThames & Hudson
    The complete, definitive and never-before-published catalogue of Hipgnosis. Founded in 1967 by Storm Thorgerson, Aubrey ‘Po’ Powell and Peter Christopherson,...
    Famous For 15 Minutes, My Years With Andy Warholby Ultra VioletMethuen
    USA first edition hardback w/dustjacket in good condition, inscription on inside
    • Original Book (700g)£12.00
      UK first edition hardback w/dustjacket in good condition.
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    Soul of a Nation (BOOK)Art in the Age of Black Power
    BACK IN STOCK!!!!In the period of radical change that was 1963-1983, young Black artists at the beginning of their careers in the USA confronted key questions...
    Highflyers: Clubravepartyartby Jon SavageBooth-Clibborn Editions
    Groovy flyers book innit.
    • Original Book (800g)£15.00
      Original large format secondhand hardbook w/dustjacket in good cond.
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    Eye Of The SixtiesRichard Bellamy and the Transformation of Modern ArtFarrar, Straus and Giroux
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK 60% OFF!!! Art and stuff, 60s innitA man with a preternatural ability to find emerging artists, Richard Bellamy was one of the...
    Keeping an Eye Open - Essays on ArtJulian BarnesAlfred A. Knopf
    USA HARDBACK OVER 60% OFF An extraordinary collection - the seventeen essays gathered here help trace the arc from Romanticism to Realism and into Modernism;...
    Cover StoryAlbum Cover Artwaxpoetics
    £17.99 reduced to £8 here! Groovy Wax Poetics record covers bookThe second book by Wax Poetics is a vivid exploration of the record cover - eye candy...
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    On&by Christian Marclayby Jean-pierre CriquiWhitechapel Gallery
    Influencing a generation of artists, musicians and theorists, Christian Marclay has explored the interplay between sound, audio cultures and art across...
    • Book (600g)£16.95
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    Between WorldsA Sourcebook of Central European Avant-Gardes, 1910-1930The MIT Press
    USA IMPORT BIG HARDBACK BOOK - 75% OFF!!!!Hundreds of primary documents from the Central European artistic avant-gardes, most of them translated into English...
    • Book (1.7kg)£40.00 £10.00
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    The Dream of FluxusGeorge Maciunas: An Artist's BiographyEdition Hansjorg Mayer
    George Maciunas (1931-1978) was the founding member and leader of the most radical and experimental art movement of the 1960s, Fluxus, whose members rejected...
    • Book (1.2kg)£21.99 £8.00
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    In MontmartrePicasso, Matisse and the Birth of Modernist ArtPenguin Press
    OVER 50% OFF!A lively and deeply researched group biography of the figures who transformed the world of art in bohemian Paris in the first decade of the...
    Anish KapoorShooting into the CornerHatje Cantz
    Born in Bombay in 1954, London-based sculptor Anish Kapoor ranks among the leading exponents of New British Sculpture. This book documents his works in...
    • Book (1.3kg)£27.99 £10.00
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    A Flexible History of Fluxus Facts & Fictions70 'Kunstfibel' Collages Digitally Remastered by Ann NoelEdition Hansjorg Mayer
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK - 60% OFF!!!!!Seventy colourful, pseudo-historical collage-drawings, digitally remastered for this edition, peopled with often-irreverent...
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    Art of the South African TownshipsGavin YoungeThames and Hudson Ltd.
    • Original Book (800g)£9.00
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    Classic Album Covers of the 1970sBy Aubrey Powell
    The 70s are often regarded as a mean, dark and turbulent decade, full of discontent and pessimism. The album covers of the burgeoning hard rock, progressive...
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    Jean-Michel BasquiatThe NotebooksJean-Michel Basquiat
    Brooklyn-born Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960-88) was one of the most important artists of the 1980s. A key figure in the New York art scene, he inventively...
    Keith Haring's Bigby Keith HaringHyperion
    Secondhand hardboard book - it's for the kids innit.
    • Original Book (400g)£8.00
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    The Philosophy of Andy Warholby Andy WarholHarvest Books
    Seconhand paperback, some sleeve wear
    • Original Book (200g)£10.00
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    Keith HaringI Wish I Didn't Have To Sleep!Prestel
    Children's reactions to art can be incredibly insightful and few artists attract a young audience as much as Keith Haring, who used thick black lines,...
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