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Destination: Books

Destination: Books reflects the interests of its proprietor-moderator, Murray Browne, who is the author of The Book Shopper: A Life in Review and Down & Outbound: A Mass Transit Satire. Destination Books specializes in History, Art, Photography, Transportation, Travel, Information Sciences (including data visualization), books about books, books about distant lands, and book art.

My interest in bookselling has progressed from my writing about books (The Book Shopper: A Life in Review) and publishing (Down & Outbound: A Mass Transit Satire). For a complete rundown, visit murray-browne.com

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Good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 240 p. Audience: General/trade. Art criticism. With 225 illustrations with 60 in color.


Nick Hornby Songbook used book

Nick Hornby Songbook

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: McSweeney's, San Francisco, CA Date published: 2003 ISBN-13: 9780971904774 ISBN: 0971904774

Description: Dzama, Marcel. Very good. No dust jacket. Sewn binding. Paper over boards. Contains: Illustrations. Audience: General/trade. Inscribed by author. Inscription "For Murray, Love Nick Hornby" Includes the accompanying CD of 11 songs (Rod Stewart, Ani DiFranco, Aimee Mann) There are pen markings in the Table of Contents page circling which songs are on the CD. The "stains" on the front cover is part of the artwork. Read More

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Edward Hopper and the American Imagination used book

Edward Hopper and the American Imagination

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Edition: First edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY Date published: 1999 ISBN-13: 9780393038149 ISBN: 0393038149

Description: Very good in very good dust jacket. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 252 p. Audience: General/trade. A selection of fiction and poetry from writers have found inspiration in Hopper's work. Includes works by Leonard Michaels, Paul Auster, Ann Beattie, William Kennedy, Norman Mailer, Walter Mosley, Grace Paley and others Read More

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The Arts & Crafts Movement used book

The Arts & Crafts Movement

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Saraband, London Date published: 1995 ISBN-13: 9780785804567 ISBN: 0785804560

Description: Very good in very good dust jacket. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 144 p. Includes photography and discussion of the Arts and Crafts Movement. Chapters include: Architecture, Interior Design, Furniture, Glass, Ceramics, Metal Works, Textiles, Graphic Arts. Read More

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M.C. Escher: Graphic Work used book

M.C. Escher: Graphic Work

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Edition: 25th Anniversary edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Taschen Date published: 2008 ISBN-13: 9783836503181 ISBN: 3836503182

Description: Very good in good dust jacket. Sewn binding. Paper over boards. With dust jacket. Contains: Illustrations, black & white, Illustrations, color. Audience: General/trade. A celebration of the work of M.C. Escher contain 76 reproductions of his work. Read More

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Remediation: Understanding New Media used book

Remediation: Understanding New Media

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Edition: Revised edition Binding: Trade paperback Publisher: Mit Press, Cambridge Date published: 2000 ISBN-13: 9780262522793 ISBN: 0262522799

Description: Very good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 312 p. Contains: Illustrations. Mit Press. Audience: General/trade. This book theorizes that much of the new media in the digital age "pays homage" or "refashions" older media. Read More

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