Written by the great collector of Hollywood archive John Kobal; his collection is considered to be the most complete and important in the world.
Some gorgeous portraits of the stars of the Golden Era of Hollywood, such as Jean Harlow, Joan Crawford, Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo, Clark Gable, Louise Brooks, Hedy Lamarr, Robert taylor and many, many more!
Good condition, slight fraying on dust jacket and slight yellowing of edges.
Hardback with dust jacket (intact)
£10 + £3.50 P&P Royal Mail second class within the UK.
This is a book full of pictures of the pioneering musician Jimi Hendrix and his band The Jimi Hendrix Experience.
This book shows the energy of the band's live performances together with some backstage images and official portraits and promo pictures.
We particularly like the London street scenes!
Most of the pictures in the book were taken between January and December 1967.
£6 + £2.60 P&P, Royal Mail second class within the UK
Photographer Lisa Law was at the right place at the right time! In her early 20s, she found herself at the centre of the 60s revolution in San Francisco!
Her friends at the time would become legendary musicians, writers, actors and counter-culture icons.
She was present at every meaningful festival, event, gathering of the time and captured them with her camera from the inside!
In this book, we find portraits of The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Otis Redding, The Grateful Dead, Lou Reed, Dennis Hopper, Harrison Ford, Timothy Leary, Janis Joplin, Allen Grinsberg... but also intimate portraits of members of communes, and of punters at events such as Woodstock and The Monterey Pop Festival.
£10 + £3.50 P&P, Royal Mail second class within the UK.
Lisa Law has her OWN WEBSITE.
Fantastic retrospective of the life and career of the iconic British designer (then 34 years and counting!).
Her influences, relationships, inspiration, collections...
This book showcases Dame Vivienne Westwood's provocative and imaginative work in all its glorious technicolor.
It includes all her iconic looks!
Very slight fraying on cover
£10 + £3.50 P&P, Royal Mail second class within the UK
This is a beautiful, edgy and arty book about the best fashion photography around at the beginning of the 00s.
Introduction by the famous British photographer Rankin.
Bilingual French/English languages.
Hardback with dust jacket.
Cover: two small tears and slight fraying, top of front cover.
Content: mint condition.
£15 + £3.50 P&P, Royal mail second class within UK
*Please note this is a French language edition*
If you collect Football memorabilia, you might be interested in this 1986 special edition all about the infamous 1986 "Hand of God" World Cup.
I have photographed the spreads dealing with the England team, with location, teams, scores, etc. There is even a Gary Lineker profile (apparently he was THE goal scorer of the competition!)
Loads of pictures and stats!
£20 + £3.50 P&P, Royal mail second class in UK
For all film buffs and lovers of beautiful movie poster design, this is a must-have book full of colourful movie posters from all around the world, covering the very first Hollywood movies to contemporary cinema.
This book is in mint condition.
Published in 2003
£9.50 + £3.50 P&P (Royal mail, 2nd class, UK only)
If, like me, you used to be a commuter in London, you would be familiar with the delightful Nemi!
She used to appear in the free newspaper METRO which you could find everywhere in the capital.
She loves dark and loud music, junk food, animals and the colour black; she hates children and mainstream culture. Norwegian Lise Myrhe's hilarious comics has been adopted by alternative music fans the world over!
This is a bundle of two comics, in pristine condition!
£11 + £3.50 P&P - royal mail, second class.
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