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To create this nine-volume Ernest Hemingway set, several elements of his life and work were combined into one original design. From African grass cloth and the colors of the Spanish flag, to Hem’s iconic signature and a larger than life elephant (like Hemingway himself), the result is a beautiful set to own, read, and grace the shelves. Hemingway enjoyed a long and productive relationship with his publisher Charles Scribner’s Sons, and this set includes the following nine books published by Scribner Classics: Across the River and Into the Trees, A Farewell to Arms, For Whom the Bell Tolls, Green Hills of Africa, Islands in the Stream, The Sun Also Rises, Death in the Afternoon, Selected Letters 1917-1961, and The Short Stories. All books are brand new from the publisher, Scribner Classics, with jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books on a special tear- and water-resistant paper.
This set of five hardcover books with bindings designed by Coralie Bickford-Smith consists of Little Women by Louisa May Alcott, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë, Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë, Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens, and The Sonnets and A Lover's Complaint by William Shakespeare.
When great writers tackle the topic of their craft directly, we can uncover even more of a connection to them and their work, picking up on literary details and clues that we relate to as readers. This collection celebrates this books-on-books theme, with custom jackets that feature a play on a classic tattoo design. These editions are from the publishers Simon & Schuster, Everyman’s Library, and Penguin, and will give layers upon layers of delight to book lovers. Includes: "Fahrenheit 451" by Ray Bradbury, "Possession" by A. S. Byatt, "The Name of the Rose" by Umberto Eco, "The Bookshop", "The Gate of Angels," and "The Blue Flower" by Penelope Fitzgerald, and "The Shadow of the Wind" by Carlos Ruiz Zafón.
A beautiful set of 10 hardcover books from the Penguin Classics series featuring decorative bindings designed by Penguin artist Coralie Bickford-Smith. This set consists of "Little Women" by Louisa May Alcott, "Emma" and "Sense and Sensibility" by Jane Austen, "Jane Eyre" by Charlotte Brontë, "Wuthering Heights" by Emily Brontë, "Great Expectations" by Charles Dickens, "Cranford" by Elizabeth Gaskell, "Tess of the D'Urbervilles" by Thomas Hardy, "The Sonnets" and "A Lover's Complaint" by William Shakespeare, and "Treasure Island" by Robert Louis Stevenson.
This set of all seven books in the Harry Potter series features custom book jackets designed and printed to look like antique leather bindings. Juniper affectionately refers to this set as the “Gryffindor Edition.” The jackets are made of tear-proof, water-resistant paper. The books are all brand new hardcovers published by Scholastic and organized in a keepsake Harry Potter trunk. The titles in the set are: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
This set of all seven books in the Harry Potter series has custom book jackets in the colors of Ravenclaw house and organized in a keepsake Harry Potter trunk. The books, all new hardcovers, are Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Makes a great gift!
These five cookbooks feature jackets made from a tear-proof, water-resistant paper. This is a great set of cookbooks to own or to give as a gift. The titles and authors are cleverly integrated into the design of the letters that spell out “Cook’s Books.” This set of five brand new books includes:The Essential New York Times Cookbook: Classic Recipes for a New Century by Amanda Hesser; James Beard’s American Cookery; Joy of Cooking: 75th Anniversary Edition; How to Cook Everything by Mark Bittman; and The Cook's Illustrated Cookbook by America's Test Kitchen. All books are brand new from the publishers with jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books on custom tear-and-water-resistant paper.
The end of the 19th century was an amazing time for book design and production. Books bound during this period were well constructed, colorful, and elaborately decorated. Each of these sets of six Victorian books is unique. All books are in English, and they represent a mix of colors and decorative bindings.
A favorite of interior designers and set designers, Juniper Books turns the bookshelf into a work of art. From beautifully bound volumes by Dickens and Austen to cookbooks with clever custom covers, they have the classics covered in style. This collection features a wide variety of genres, so you’re sure to find a thoughtful gift for your favorite bibliophile.
Food can be a great way to connect with someone, or strengthen the bond between people who already care for each other. This element of cooking is exemplified by our Two Hearts set, featuring classic cookbooks wrapped in a book band with a graphic that symbolizes the love that can be shared in the kitchen. The books, James Beard’s American Cookery (published by Little Brown) and The Joy of Cooking (published by Scribner), are themselves great additions to any collection, and our custom band elevates them to an expression of love. Includes: James Beard’s American Cookery, The Joy of Cooking.
This set of all 7 books in the series features custom book jackets made to look like green and silver bindings - the colors of Slytherin House. The books are all brand new hardcovers published by Scholastic. The titles in the set are: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.The book jackets are designed and printed by Juniper Books on a special tear and water resistant paper.
This set of all seven books in the Harry Potter series has custom book jackets made to look like yellow and black bindings--the official colors of Hufflepuff House. We affectionately refer to this set as the “Hufflepuff Edition.” The books contain all brand new hardcovers organized in a keepsake Harry Potter trunk. Titles in the set include: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. The books are published under Scholastic, with jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books on a special tear-and-water-resistant paper.
These five cookbooks feature jackets made from a tear-proof, water-resistant paper. This is a great set of cookbooks to own or to give as a gift. The titles and authors are cleverly integrated into the design of the letters that spell out “Cook’s Books.” This set of 5 brand new books includes:The Essential New York Times Cookbook: Classic Recipes for a New Century by Amanda Hesser; James Beard’s American Cookery; Joy of Cooking: 75th Anniversary Edition; How to Cook Everything by Mark Bittman; and The Cook's Illustrated Cookbook by America's Test Kitchen.
Cookbooks are a staple of many households, often passed down and shared among families and friends, and they endure even in today’s world of food-focused blogs and social media. This set of five classic cookbooks features illustrations of iconic kitchen utensils on the jackets, which are made from a tear-proof, water-resistant paper. The titles include: The Essential New York Times Cookbook: Classic Recipes for a New Century by Amanda Hesser; James Beard’s American Cookery; Joy of Cooking: 75th Anniversary Edition; How to Cook Everything by Mark Bittman; The Cook's Illustrated Cookbook by America's Test Kitchen.
1847 saw the publication of three novels from an author named Brontë: Charlotte’s Jane Eyre, Emily’s Wuthering Heights, and Anne’s Agnes Grey. It was the year that would cement the status of the sisters as literature’s most famous family. These masterpieces (plus four more) are now available in hardback volumes we’ve wrapped in custom purple jackets, a design modeled after the antique leather bindings that were commonly seen in the Brontë’s time. Includes: Agnes Grey by Anne Brontë, The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë, Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë, Shirley by Charlotte Brontë, The Professor by Charlotte Brontë, Villette by Charlotte Brontë.
A selection of nine Ernest Hemingway books designed with jackets that integrate Hemingway’s signature across the spines in a handsome dark green design. The titles include: Across the River and Into the Trees, A Farewell to Arms, For Whom the Bell Tolls, Green Hills of Africa, Islands in the Stream, Sun Also Rises, Death in the Afternoon, Selected Letters 1917-1961, and The Short Stories. Published by Simon & Schuster.
This set of five cookbooks features jackets made from a tear-proof, water-resistant paper. This is a great set of cookbooks to own or to give as a gift. The titles and authors are cleverly integrated into the design of the letters that spell out “Cook’s Books.” This set of 5 books includes: The Essential New York Times Cookbook: Classic Recipes for a New Century by Amanda Hesser; James Beard’s American Cookery; Joy of Cooking; 75th Anniversary Edition; How to Cook Everything by Mark Bittman; and The Cook's Illustrated Cookbook by America's Test Kitchen.
This "Game of Thrones" set features all five books in the series by George R.R. Martin wrapped in custom-printed book jackets featuring a complicated medieval engraving. Printed on tear-proof, water-resistant paper. Includes A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A Storm of Swords, A Feast for Crows and A Dance with Dragons. All books are brand new from the publisher, Bantam, with jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books.
A five-volume starter set from the Hardy Boys mystery series featuring the first five books published. Includes "A Hunting for Hidden Gold," "The Missing Chums," "The Secret of the Old Mill," "The House on the Cliff," and "The Tower Treasure." All books are brand new from the publisher, Penguin, with custom jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books, utilizing tear-proof, water-resistant paper.
As children we’re introduced to fables and fairytales from all corners of the world, magical and moralistic stories that reinforce the importance of imagination and creativity. Many of these stories are collected here in a charming set featuring a custom jacket design based on a classic Arthur Rackham drawing of Red Riding Hood, one of the most famous fairytale characters. Each illustrated clothbound volume is published by Macmillan Collector’s Library and features gilt page edges, a reading ribbon, and the full unabridged texts as originally published. It’s a wonderful way to share cherished, timeless anecdotes with a young reader. Includes: English Fairy Tales, Best Fairy Stories of the World, Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen, and Grimms' Fairy Tales by The Brothers Grimm.
The major works of the Brontë sisters featuring a beautiful Victorian engraving across the spines. This set includes Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë; Jane Eyre, Shirley and the Professor and Villette by Charlotte Brontë; and Agnes Grey by Anne Brontë. Each book is an heirloom quality volume published by Everyman’s Library with jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books on a special tear and water resistant paper.
Cherished by generations, "The Wizard of Oz" is one of the most beloved classics of all time. L. Frank Baum wrote many follow up books to his first book, each one introducing readers of all ages to more strange and wonderful details and characters. This set collects all the Oz books and unifies them in one beautiful design that pays tribute to the early illustrated editions of these classics. Each of the five volumes includes three unabridged books including "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz"; "The Marvelous Land of Oz"; "Ozma of Oz" and much more. All books are brand new from the publisher, Dutton, with custom jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books utilizing tear-proof, water-resistant paper.
A set of four classic romances with custom covers featuring a 19th-century illustration that beautifully expresses a love for literature and also for the reader in your life. Includes "Sense Sensibility" by Jane Austen, "Wuthering Heights" by Emily Brontë, "The Scarlet Letter" by Nathaniel Hawthorne, and "Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy. Each book is a brand new heirloom quality hardback from Everyman's Library with jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books on a special tear- and water-resistant paper.
The book "Sail: Majesty at Sea" is an intimate look into the world of rare racing sailboats and their enduring beauty, power, and speed as they navigate the open ocean. Focusing on form and shape, the collection uncovers the timeless nature of these majestic boats while emphasizing the elegance and graphic qualities of each design. The resulting images have an undeniable aesthetic appeal and formalism that tell a story of grace and majesty.
This large-format, hardbound 230-page coffee table book was born from Drew’s passion for the sport of sailing and desire to affect change in the lives of those most in need, and was created in collaboration with sailing legend Gary Jobson, who wrote the foreword for the book; and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, to which 100% of the net proceeds from book sales will be donated.
Featuring John Updike’s Pulitzer Prize winning tetralogy, "Rabbit Angstrom" (comprised of Rabbit, Run, Rabbit Redux, etc.), as well as "The Complete Henry Bech," and his short stories, this is a set any fan of great American fiction will love. Revered by literary critics and the public alike, Updike is one of only three authors to win the Pulitzer Prize for fiction more than once (another being William Faulkner). The custom jackets feature a contemplative photo of John by the sea in black and white. Includes: "Rabbit, Run," "Rabbit Redux," "Rabbit is Rich," "Rabbit at Rest," "The Complete Henry Bech," "Collected Early Stories," and "Collected Later Stories." All books are brand new from the publishers, Everyman’s Library and Library of America, with jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books on a special tear- and water-resistant paper.
Inspired by French country decor and the jovial chicken, this cookbook set features an antique illustration laid against a subtly textured background, making it a perfect centerpiece for any kitchen. Includes: "The Essential New York Times Cookbook: Classic Recipes for a New Century" by Amanda Hesser, "American Cookery" by James Beard, "Joy of Cooking: 75th Anniversary Edition" by Rombauer & Becker, "How to Cook Everything" by Mark Bittman, and "The Cook's Illustrated Cookbook" by America's Test Kitchen. All books are brand new from the publishers with jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books.
Anne Shirley is one of the most recognizable and treasured characters in children’s literature. She was first introduced to readers with the 1908 publication of the instant hit Anne of Green Gables, and author Lucy Maud Montgomery followed that book with a number of popular sequels. We’ve collected 6 of the best together in a set published by Aladdin, an imprint of Simon & Schuster. The books are covered with custom jackets featuring an illustration of Anne’s famous hat, and all of them include the full unabridged texts as originally published. Includes: Anne of Green Gables, Anne of Avonlea, Anne of the Island, Anne’s House of Dreams, Rainbow Valley, Rilla of Ingleside. Please note – This set includes the first 6 books L.M. Montgomery wrote between 1908-1921 for her Anne of Green Gables series. The two remaining Anne titles not in this set: Anne of Windy Poplars and Anne of Ingleside, were written by Montgomery in the late 1930s and due to copyright restrictions are not available for inclusion in this set at the present time.
Mary Poppins, the magical nanny created by author P.L. Travers in the 1930s, continues to entertain young readers generations later. The 5 books in this set, published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, represent the perfect mixture of whimsy, humor, and wisdom – the greatest elements of children’s literature. Our custom jackets feature Mary’s iconic umbrella, which carried her to work at Number 17 Cherry Tree Lane in London. The first 4 books include the original black and white illustrations by Mary Shepard, and the fifth book, Mary Poppins in the Kitchen, features color illustrations, easy-to-follow recipes, and a bonus short story. All books include the full unabridged texts as originally published. Includes: Mary Poppins, Mary Poppins Comes Back, Mary Poppins Opens the Door, Mary Poppins in the Park, Mary Poppins in the Kitchen.
Bringing together the works of five internationally recognized poets, this set is finished with a custom, removable book band featuring an antique map. From Rumi’s mystical poems written in 13th century Persia to Rilke’s profound early 20th century works written in Austria-Hungary, each poet is loved and read around the world to this day. The Everyman’s Library Pocket Poets series consists of small, beautifully bound poetry volumes in charming jackets. Each hardcover book is bound in cloth and features a silk reading ribbon, acid-free, natural cream-colored paper, and European-style half-round spines. Includes: Charles Baudelaire, Robert Burns, Eugene Onegin and Other Poems by Alexander Pushkin, Rainer Maria Rilke, and Rumi. All books are brand new from the publisher, Everyman’s Library, with the book band printed by Juniper Books on a special tear- and water-resistant paper.
The Lord of the Rings trilogy by J.R.R. Tolkien in a three-volume set with custom jackets featuring the pivotal ‘Doors of Durin’ from The Fellowship of the Ring. Tolkien’s masterpiece novel laid the foundation for every other fantasy book since. This beautiful hardcover edition by Houghton Mifflin includes a fold-out map of Middle-Earth in the back of each book and is published in three volumes as was the first edition. Includes: "The Fellowship of the Ring," "The Two Towers," and "The Return of the King." All books are brand new from the publisher, Houghton Mifflin, with jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books on a special tear- and water-resistant paper.
These beautifully bound, pocket-sized Sherlock Holmes books bring his most memorable cases together. The books come in clever custom jackets featuring a silhouette of Conan Doyle’s famous detective. Each hardcover volume is bound in cloth with gilt page edges, a silk reading ribbon, and an afterword. Includes: "A Study in Scarlet & The Sign of the Four," "The Hound of the Baskervilles & The Valley of Fear," "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes," "The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes," "The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes," and "The Return of Sherlock Holmes & His Last Bow." All books are brand new from the publisher, Collector’s Library, with jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books on a special tear- and water-resistant paper.
No matter how you spend your Christmas this year, books will be great companions. This set of Christmas Classics from Penguin in custom, festive jackets makes a great present and is something special you can share with the people in your life. Each book is a beautifully designed edition of a holiday story we all know and love, offering a retreat into the tales that have helped to shape our end-of-year traditions. The set comes tied together with a red ribbon, which can be easily slipped on and off. Give the gift of great literature this Christmas and delight in the names and places that will remind you why our holiday seasons mean so much. Includes: A Merry Christmas and Other Christmas Stories by Louisa May Alcott, A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, The Night Before Christmas by Nikolai Gogol, The Nutcracker by E. T. A. Hoffmann, Christmas at Thompson Hall and Other Christmas Stories by Anthony Trollope, and The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum.
As mysterious and intriguing as the storyline itself, custom jackets unite all thirteen volumes of Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events. A perennially popular series with children and young adults, author Daniel Handler’s alter ego Lemony Snicket narrates the whimsical and turbulent story of the Baudelaire children and their scheming relative, Count Olaf. All thirteen hardcover volumes come complete with illustrations by Brett Helquist. An included cardboard slipcase from the publisher holds the complete series, and makes for a beautiful presentation. Includes: The Bad Beginning, The Reptile Room, The Wide Window, The Miserable Mill, The Austere Academy, The Ersatz Elevator, The Vile Village, The Hostile Hospital, The Carnivorous Carnival, The Slippery Slope, The Grim Grotto, The Penultimate Peril, and The End.
Statesman, Founding Father, revolutionary, first Secretary of the Treasury, founder of the Coast Guard, The New York Post, and the Federalist Party, Alexander Hamilton’s influence on America and our modern day society cannot be underestimated. Inspired by the hit Broadway production Hamilton: An American Musical, Juniper Books’ Hamilton set brings his brilliant writings (and others) to your bookshelf. Custom jackets feature Hamilton and Vice President Aaron Burr moments before their fateful duel. Each book in the set brings you closer to the legendary figure--from Ron Chernow’s Alexander Hamilton which inspired Lin-Manuel Miranda to write the musical, to Library of America’s The American Revolution: Writings from the War of Independence, which includes writings by contemporaries such as Washington, Franklin, Adams, and Paine. Completing the set is Hamilton: The Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter, which provides the complete libretto for the musical accompanied by color photographs, details about its production, and behind-the-scenes facts and anecdotes by Miranda and others. Includes: The American Revolution: Writings from the War of Independence 1775-1783, edited by John Rhodehamel; Alexander Hamilton: Writings, edited by Joanne B. Freeman; War of Two: Alexander Hamilton, Aaron Burr, and the Duel That Stunned the Nation by John Sedgwick; Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow; and Hamilton: The Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter.
Only by bringing together seven of the finest fiction and nonfiction books ever written about Texas does the historical depth, legends, and lore of the Lone Star State start to come into full view. Juniper Books’ Texas Book Set looks great on the shelf--the Texas flag proudly adorning the books. The books are also a captivating read and sure to please anyone with a connection to the state. Epic sagas such as Blood Meridian come together with outstanding nonfiction like Friday Night Lights to provide a set everyone will enjoy. Includes: Texas Ranger by John Boessenecker, Friday Night Lights by H.G. Bissinger, The Son by Philipp Meyer, The Berrybender Narratives by Larry McMurtry, Half Broke Horses by Jeannette Walls, The Jealous Kind by James Lee Burke, and Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy.
The Chronicles of Narnia, C. S. Lewis’s seven-part fantasy masterpiece, has been transporting young readers to the land of Narnia for over 50 years. Complete with the series’ original illustrations by Pauline Baynes, this HarperCollins hardcover edition is a wonderful way of introducing these beloved sagas to a younger generation. An academic, poet, and lay-theologian (among other things), Lewis’s use of religious themes intertwined with classic mythology and fairy tales has made the series popular with adults as well as children, much like Lewis’s good friend, J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings. Juniper Books’ custom jackets feature an original painting by the artist Detour (Thomas Evans) of Aslan, the Great Lion; a central figure in the works who is said to have created the land of Narnia and is the only character to appear in all 7 volumes. Includes: The Magician’s Nephew; The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe; The Horse and His Boy; Prince Caspian; The Voyage of the Dawn Treader; The Silver Chair; and The Last Battle.
Maya Angelou touched the hearts and souls of millions through her poems, memoirs, plays, films, and her civil rights activism. Moving, and often times painful reflections of her life are balanced by uplifting and joyous memories; her honest and unvarnished approach coming across as a guiding principle that lends the writings a beautiful weight. Juniper Books’ custom jackets feature an original painting of Angelou by Detour (Thomas Evans), a Denver-based artist. Each book in the set is a hardcover edition published by Random House or Modern Library. Includes: The Complete Poetry, Letter to my Daughter, The Collected Autobiographies (I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Gather Together in My Name, Singin’ and Swingin’ and Gettin’ Merry Like Christmas, The Heart of a Woman, All God’s Children Need Traveling Shoes, and A Song Flung Up to Heaven), Mom & Me & Mom, and Wouldn’t Take Nothing for My Journey Now.
Pulitzer- and Nobel-Prize-winning novelist Toni Morrison’s vivid characters and stories take readers on a journey through the American experience of the 19th and 20th centuries. Remarkable for their poignant prose and epic nature, novels such as Beloved are not only sensational to read, but are also deeply meaningful works which will stick with you forever. Juniper Books’ custom jackets feature an original painting of Morrison by Detour (Thomas Evans), a Denver-based artist. Each book in the set is a hardcover edition published by Everyman's Library or Random House. Includes: The Bluest Eye, Song of Solomon, Beloved, Tar Baby, A Mercy, Sula, and God Help the Child.
Sherlock Holmes is one of the most popular characters in the history of literature. His creator, Arthur Conan Doyle, brings readers along for the ride in mysterious, absorbing tales, inspiring fans around the world to participate in Holmes societies and clubs and write their own continuations of the character’s story. Discover the allure for yourself with this set of six beautifully bound, pocket-size Holmes books, published by Collector’s Library. They come in custom jackets featuring an illustration of Holmes and his partner, Watson, in serious discussion--a visual embodiment of the heart of the Holmes series. Each hardcover volume is bound in cloth with gilt page edges, a silk reading ribbon, and an afterword. Includes: A Study in Scarlet & The Sign of the Four, The Hound of the Baskervilles & The Valley of Fear, The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, The Case-Book of Sherlock Holmes, and The Return of Sherlock Holmes & His Last Bow.
Maya Angelou touched the hearts and souls of millions through her poems, memoirs, plays, films, and her civil rights activism. Moving, and often times painful reflections of her life are balanced by uplifting and joyous memories; her honest and unvarnished approach coming across as a guiding principle that lends the writings a beautiful weight. Juniper Books’ custom jackets feature an illustration inspired by Angelou’s classic autobiography, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. Each book in the set is a hardcover edition published by Random House or Modern Library. Includes: The Complete Poetry, Letter to my Daughter, The Collected Autobiographies (I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Gather Together in My Name, Singin’ and Swingin’ and Gettin’ Merry Like Christmas, The Heart of a Woman, All God’s Children Need Traveling Shoes, and A Song Flung Up to Heaven), Mom & Me & Mom, and Wouldn’t Take Nothing for My Journey Now.
Pulitzer- and Nobel Prize-winning novelist Toni Morrison’s vivid characters and stories take readers on a journey through the American experience of the 19th-and-20th centuries. Remarkable for their poignant prose and epic nature, novels such as Beloved are not only sensational to read, but are also deeply meaningful works which will stick with you forever. Juniper Books’ custom jackets feature an illustration of a tree with birds starting to take flight--a tribute to the extensive symbology Morrison deploys in many of her novels (with birds being one of her most often used). Each book in the set is a hardcover edition published by Everyman's Library or Random House. Includes: The Bluest Eye, Song of Solomon, Beloved, Tar Baby, A Mercy, Sula, and God Help the Child.
It’s hard to say what Jane Austen would think of our world today, one so different from her own. But we think it’s safe to assume that she would like to have her books presented like this, in elegant custom jackets modeled after intricate 19th-century leather bindings. This set of Austen’s complete works are published by Everyman’s Library. Each hardcover volume is bound in cloth and features a silk reading ribbon, acid-free and natural cream-colored paper, and European-style half-round spines. Includes: Emma, Mansfield Park, Northanger Abbey, Persuasion, Pride and Prejudice, Sanditon and Other Stories (including Lady Susan, which the movie “Love & Friendship” is based on), and Sense and Sensibility.
Considered by many to be the greatest novel ever written, Leo Tolstoy’s War and Peace remains a tour de force in realism, historical fiction, and philosophy. Entwining the lives of five Russian aristocratic families around the time of Napoleon’s invasion of Russia, Tolstoy’s scenes of life and turmoil in St. Petersburg and Moscow come to life with dozens of hyper-detailed characters. The novel culminates at the Battle of Borodino where protagonist Pierre Bezukhov realizes his romanticized vision of war is far from the true horrors he encounters. Juniper Books’ custom jackets bring this scene to life with Louis Lejeune’s painting, “Battle of Borodino, 7th September 1812." A glorious read, this beautiful three-volume hardcover edition published by Everyman’s Library comes complete with silk reading ribbons, cloth bindings, and acid-free natural cream-colored paper. Everyman’s Library uses the celebrated Louise and Aylmer Maude translation. Contemporaries of Tolstoy, they knew the author personally and translated many of his works. Includes: War and Peace Volume 1, War and Peace Volume 2, and War and Peace Volume 3.
"Great American Novelist" is a title Jonathan Franzen has had to get used to over the past 16 years. Ever since The Corrections was published in 2001, Franzen has been regarded as one of the 21st century’s most acclaimed writers. Winner of the National Book Award and a Pulitzer Prize finalist, his sprawling novels have been compared to the works of both Dickens and Tolstoy. Satirical yet rooted in realism, these three novels are a joy to read, and with Franzen’s signature glasses emblazoned across Juniper Books’ custom jackets, there’s no mistaking their identity. All three hardcover books are published by Farrar, Straus, and Giroux. Includes: Purity, The Corrections, and Freedom.
For this set, George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series is given the royal treatment with custom paper jackets designed to look like antique leather- and metal-bound tomes. Fit for a castle (or your bookshelf) the set includes all five hardcover books in the series, published by Bantam, complete with maps printed on the endpaper of each volume. Includes: A Game of Thrones, A Clash of Kings, A Storm of Swords, A Feast for Crows, and A Dance with Dragons.
From world renowned publisher teNeues, comes a three-volume series on cars and their amazing designs. Exhilarating to leaf through, collectors and enthusiasts will delight in the hundreds of original photos, vintage ads, and the rich cultural history of the automobile from the 1920s to now as told by author Paolo Tumminelli. Juniper Books’ sleek custom jackets look fast standing still making this book set the perfect addition to your library, office, or garage.
Considered a modern young adult classic, Lois Lowry’s The Giver tells the riveting story of Jonas--a boy raised in a dystopian future society devoid of everything from emotions to music. After winning the 1994 Newbery Medal, Lowry followed The Giver with three more novels set in the same society, together making up The Giver Quartet. Using the hardcover edition of the series published by Houghton Mifflin, Juniper Books’ set comes in custom jackets which subtly pay homage to one of the ubiquitous themes of the series; color. Includes: The Giver, Gathering Blue, Messenger, Son.
Designed with a timeless simplicity and elegance, this silver-plated album from kate spade new york is thoughtfully etched with "Mr. and Mrs." text, making it the perfect choice for holding cherished wedding photos.
Enjoy everything Shakespeare has to offer with this comprehensive set of his plays and poems. Smartly designed for the shelf, the custom jackets feature a captivating portrait of the writer across the spines and the titles of each volume below. Includes: Tragedies Volume 1, Tragedies Volume 2, Comedies Volume 1, Comedies Volume 2, Histories Volume 1, Histories Volume 2, Romances, and The Sonnets & Narrative Poems.
This new Harry Potter book jacket design is designed for anyone and everyone with a connection to Hogwarts. Using the American hardcover edition published by Scholastic and packed in their traveling trunk, this set will bring the magic of J. K. Rowling’s Wizarding World to your bookshelf. A postal owl departing the castle pairs with modern design elements for a set that will be instantly recognizable to fans, yet unlike anything seen before. Includes: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
In a striking set that includes "Nineteen Eighty-Four," "Animal Farm," short stories, and essays, George Orwell’s voice comes across as modern and clairvoyant. The ubiquitous phrase “Big Brother is watching you” might be a midcentury sentiment about totalitarianism, yet in today’s high-tech world, it seems as if it could have been written yesterday. The custom jackets allude to Big Brother as well as vintage TV test patterns from Orwell’s era. Includes: "Nineteen Eighty-Four," "Animal Farm," "Burmese Days," "Keep the Aspidistra Flying," "Coming up for Air," and essays. All books are brand new from the publisher, Everyman’s Library, with jackets designed and printed by Juniper Books on a special tear- and water-resistant paper.
Drew Smith's Oyster: A Gastronomic History offers readers a global view of the oyster, tracing its role in cooking, art, literature, and politics from the dawn of time to the present day. Oysters have inspired chefs, painters, and writers alike, have sustained communities financially and ecologically, and have loomed large in legend and history. Using the oyster as the central theme, Smith has organized the book around time periods and geographical locations, looking at the oyster's influence through colorful anecdotes, eye-opening scientific facts, and a wide array of visuals. The book also includes fifty recipes--traditional country dishes and contemporary examples from some of the best restaurants in the world. Renowned French chef Raymond Blanc calls Oyster "a brilliant crusade for the oyster that shows how food has shaped our history, art, literature, law-making, culture, and of course love-making and cuisine."
Wine-lovers appreciate not just the taste of wine and the pleasure it gives them, they also enjoy the lifestyle and culture associated with it and the values it conveys. Both a handbook and an illustrated history, this new guide offers all readers--from novice to professional--the keys to fully appreciating Bordeaux wines and their rich culture. Explore the wine châteaux, the Bordeaux wine trade, the art of wine blending, the rules of tasting, and the best food-and-wine pairings, as written by the world-renowned experts of the Bordeaux Wine School. This comprehensive guide to great wines, terroirs, and grape varieties includes a wealth of illustrations--lush photographs as well as original drawings, maps, charts, tables, and diagrams (plus links to 40 instructive videos)--that make this book essential reading for all wine-lovers.
Food in Vogue collects the most striking, mouthwatering food photography and finest food writing from one of the most respected magazines in the world. Combining legendary essays by longtime Vogue food critic Jeffrey Steingarten, as well as contributions from rising food writers such as Tamar Adler and Oliver Strand, with original behind-the-scenes interviews, the book pairs portraits of world-renowned or rising chefs along with iconic food photography, much of it shot by Irving Penn and conceived by editor Phyllis Posnick. Food in Vogue examines how Vogue’s relationship with and treatment of food has changed in its pages through lavish and challenging food photographs and its career-defining interviews with the world’s hottest chefs. Food in Vogue is more than a book about food. It’s a book about trends, fashion, and culture, told through the world’s common language.
In Rosé All Day, wine writer Katherine Cole takes us on an entertaining survey of the history of the wine, moving from the goblets of King Louis XIV to the vineyards of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. Cole explains in detail how rosé is created and then tells us where to find the good stuff. The book invites readers to journey from the sunny vineyards of southern France to the idyllic hillsides of Italy and beyond. Organized by region, each chapter includes an overview of the general characteristics of the area’s wine, profiles of exciting producers, and tasting notes, along with specific recommendations for wines to taste. With atmospheric regional descriptions, savvy advice on wines to buy, creative food pairing suggestions, and pretty-in-pink illustrations, Rosé All Day is a colorful, spirited, essential resource that is sure to quench any wine-lover’s thirst.
Come along on the hunt to coveted country sources and the best secret antiquing spots, and learn how to create country farmhouse style in your city dwelling. Author Kim Leggett is the creator of City Farmhouse, an interior design business, pop-up antiquing fairs, and a vintage store. She is also a legendary “picker” and favorite designer to celebrity clients (and country-style mavens) including Meg Ryan, Ralph Lauren, Sheryl Crow, and Phillip Sweet, and Kimberly Schlapman of Little Big Town. In City Farmhouse Style, Leggett offers great style advice, breaking down the design vocabulary that makes for fresh country style (no matter the setting). The popularity of farmhouse style has designers, homeowners, and fans in search of inspiration to create this look in all its rural glory. City Farmhouse Style is the first design book of its kind to focus entirely on transforming urban interiors with unfussy, welcoming, country-style decor.
What is the most unforgettable place you’ve ever taken a refreshing sip of a cold beer? In Fifty Places to Drink Beer Before You Die, Chris Santella explores the best destinations to crack open a cold one, reflect on the day, and take in the scenery. The book features the world’s top locations for imbibing, from beautiful landscapes to beer festivals, breweries, classic drinking establishments, and brand-new, under-the-radar spots. With a mix of national and international places to visit--Asheville, Denver, Prague, Munich, Vienna, and more--as well as firsthand accounts from contributors such as Jim Koch (founder of Boston Brewing Company/Samuel Adams) and Joe Wiebe (author of CraftBeer Revolution), this book will make you want to trek to each must-see destination. Packed with beautiful, vibrant photographs that bring each locale to life, Fifty Places to Drink Beer Before You Die will leave you craving barley and hops and eagerly planning your next trip.
Men and Style reaches beyond standard “what to wear” advice: It is equal parts style guide and intriguing conversation about the masculine identity within the world of fashion. David Coggins explores the history of men’s style and learns from some of the most notable tastemakers in the industry and beyond. Its essays and interviews discuss the lessons men learned from their fathers, the mistakes they made as young men, and how they emerged to become better men. Some of the most dapper men in the world discuss bad mustaches, misguided cologne choices, and unfortunate prom tuxedos. All the men here have arrived at a place in the world and have a keen understanding about how they fit in it. Men and Style celebrates singular men who’ve lived well and can tell us about how they earned their worldview. They’re smart enough to absorb the wisdom that’s hidden in the world, and even smarter to wear that wisdom lightly.
Allegra Hicks: An Eye for Design examines textile, interior, and fashion designer Allegra Hicks’ approach to design and luxury. The book retraces the genesis of her patterns over the past decades of her work. Season by season, Hicks presents her original textile and pattern designs alongside beautiful photography of interiors, landscapes, and unexpected points of nature. Essays on design, color, and seasonal elements will inspire readers to look at interiors and fabrics in a new and different way. Pairing original textile and pattern designs with inspiring photography of interiors and landscapes, the book is an internal voyage through Allegra Hicks’ mind.
Cool breezes, miles of pristine beaches, and vast, open farmland have long attracted visitors to Long Island’s South Fork, known worldwide as “The Hamptons.” Residents in picturesque seaside communities from Southampton to Montauk are calling upon world-class designers to fine-tune their visions, giving rise to a fresh design vernacular: homes that are testaments to what can be achieved when inspired by the natural beauty of a unique locale--and when imagination is one’s only limitation. Out East captures the enduring appeal of shingled houses, modernist oceanfront designs, artists’ compounds, and Montauk surf shacks. Jennifer Ash Rudick, a long-time Southampton resident, leads an insider’s tour of more than 25 houses, cottages, and pool houses. Tria Giovan, a Sag Harbor–based photographer, captures extraordinary gardens, verandas, lakeside pavilions, farmhouses, and converted barns.
Designer Nathan Turner’s style is synonymous with the easy glam of California living. His first book introduced readers to his casual American style and chic design sense. Now, he has written a love letter to his home state in I Love California. This book is a journey up and down Highway 1 that takes readers from the redwoods north of San Francisco to the mountains of the Sierra Nevada and the beaches of Southern California. Simple recipes and tips for entertaining are featured alongside never-before-seen interiors. Lavish photographs capture the homes, people, and food of each unique location in glorious, sun-drenched detail. This book even includes Turner’s signature recipes for California comfort food, like his family’s cioppino, marinated tri-tip steak, Mexican chocolate cake, and more. More than just a design book, I Love California will appeal to all readers--whether they’re entertaining friends and dining with family or just wishing to visit the sun-dappled coast. As Nathan says, “The recipes and decor here are inspired by my home state, but really it’s a state of mind.” Now you can create this dreamy California lifestyle anywhere.
A celebration of 10 years of the most glamorous and provocative designs Gucci has ever known, this tribute to the designer Tom Ford includes extraordinary photography by Herb Ritts, Mario Testino, Richard Avedon, and other greats.
"In Vogue" is a fascinating look at the history of one of the world's most influential magazines. The compendium is illustrated with hundreds of covers and archival interiors of past "Vogue" editions, featuring the work of some of the 20th century's most respected artists, illustrators, and photographers, including Edward Steichen, Irving Penn, Richard Avedon, David Bailey, Helmut Newton, and Herb Ritts. The book explains the makings of the magazine and incorporates first-person accounts, interviews with editors and photographers, and excerpts from stories written in the magazine by many world-renowned talents, including Truman Capote, Aldous Huxley, Federico Fellini, and Marcello Mastroianni.
Slim Aarons has established his place in the pantheon of great postwar photographers. It was Aarons who, carrying out his self-described mission to document "attractive people doing attractive things in attractive places," perfected, if not invented, the environmental portrait while photographing the international elite in their exclusive playgrounds during the jet-set decades of the 1950s, '60s, and '70s. This luxurious book is the ultimate insider's view of the lifestyles of the wealthy, privileged, and powerful. Presenting Hollywood royalty, European aristocracy, the grande dames of high society, captains of industry, media moguls, statesmen, and other luminaries of various stripes across a vast geography of opulent and glamorous settings, Aarons's photographs--some 250 of which are included here--define the Beautiful People and document a lost era of style, grace, and grandeur.
From its inception in 1913, through the Jazz Age and the Depression, to its reincarnation in the boom-boom Reagan years, to the image-saturated Information Age, "Vanity Fair" magazine has presented the modern era as it has unfolded, using wit, imagination, peerless literary narrative, and bold, groundbreaking imagery from the greatest photographers, artists, and illustrators of the day. This sumptuous book takes a decade-by-decade look at the world as seen by the magazine.
Subtitled "Great Fashion Designers at Home," "Beyond Chic" takes us--via the lens of acclaimed photographer Ivan Terestchenko--into the homes of not just designers but also stylists and muses. Among the residences revealed are those of Giorgio Armani, Manolo Blahnik, Nicole Farhi, and Loulou de la Falaise.
Palm Beach interiors have long reflected the travels, penchants, and whimsies of the town’s worldly inhabitants. Today, residents of this tiny barrier island call upon world-class designers to create homes that are testaments to what can be achieved when inspired by the natural beauty of a unique locale and when imagination is one’s only limitation. In Palm Beach Chic, Jennifer Ash Rudick leads the tour of newly restored Mediterranean Revival houses by Mizner, Fatio, and Volk; charming cottages, Moorish casbahs, and vintage condos. Lush photographs capture extraordinary gardens, verandas, lakeside pavilions, a rustic ranch, and simple pastel houses sheltered by dense thickets of Norfolk pines and age-old banyans. It is this eclectic mix of old and new, of Spanish and Caribbean, of contemporary design and sun-faded WASP thrift, that makes Palm Beach chic.
Milan revealed by the spectacular paper architecture of Dario Cestaro, in a 3-D pop-up book that recounts the city’s history in simple texts and curious anecdotes. A fascinating journey through colorful pages that turn into Milan’s most famous buildings, helping even the youngest of readers to recognize its principal landmarks: the Duomo, with its soaring spires; the Castello Sforzesco, with its imposing battlement walls; the Teatro alla Scala, temple of opera; the Basilica of Sant’Ambrogio, a medieval treasure chest dedicated to the city’s patron saint; the Stazione Centrale, with its daring vaults of iron and glass; and the city’s new skyline, redesigned by skyscrapers over 200 meters in height.
A perfect introduction to New York's food world for New Yorkers and tourists alike. There are many guides to New York restaurants, but this is the first one by Alain Ducasse, the critically acclaimed French chef and multiple-time winner of three Michelin stars in two different cities. From Brooklyn's hippest new restaurants to Manhattan's best street vendor hot dogs, Ducasse reveals his personal selections of Gotham's best culinary destinations. This intimate hardcover comes with a foldout map that is perfect for popping into hand luggage or tucking into a coat pocket. This compact guide focuses primarily on Manhattan and Brooklyn, revealing Ducasse's favorite spots, special finds, and gourmet delights. It captures New York's globally inspired palette of flavors and aromas that blend together into its own unique food culture producing some of the world's best and most innovative restaurants. From bistros, gelaterias, and bakeries to old-fashioned "appetizing" delicatessens, greenmarket stands, and five-star restaurants, any culinary location that is special to New York and at the top of its game, is included in Ducasse's guide.
Sometimes all you need is a little spark of inspiration to change up your regular cooking routine. The Love & Lemons Cookbook features more than one hundred simple recipes that help you turn your farmers market finds into delicious meals. The beloved Love & Lemons blog has attracted buzz from everyone from bestselling author Heidi Swanson to Saveur Magazine, who awarded the blog Best Cooking Blog of 2014. Organized by ingredient, The Love & Lemons Cookbook teaches readers how to make beautiful food with what's on hand, whether it's a bunch of rainbow-colored heirloom carrots from the farmers market or a four-pound cauliflower that just shows up in a CSA box. The book also features resources to show readers how to stock their pantry, gluten-free and vegan options for many of the recipes, as well as ideas on mixing and matching ingredients, so that readers always have something new to try. Stunningly designed and efficiently organized, The Love & Lemons Cookbook is a resource that you will use again and again.
At Château Angélus, in the heart of Saint-Émilion in France, the vine and the wine are a religion, a passion shared by the Boüard de Laforest family since 1782. Here is the story of the family, the land, and their exceptional wines. In 2012, Château Angélus was promoted to Premier Grand Cru classé “A,” today, the winery itself is being reinvented: A new château is being built using traditional artisan techniques, with a new bell tower made from the local limestone. With exceptional photographs of the vineyards, the winery, and the renovation and restoration of Château Angélus, this tale of great wine is brought to life.
Kelly Hoppen offers a wealth of experience and advice on achieving your signature style, making this a definitive master class in home design. This book is a must for any home decorator wanting to give their home a touch of Kelly Hoppen's distinctive style, the perfect combination of luxury with simplicity. Here, she reveals her trade secrets and shares her expert knowledge to ensure that your decorating project, however big or small in scale, runs smoothly, stays within budget, and achieves the look you want. Ending with an invaluable address book of some of Hoppen's favorite sources, and with space to add the reader's own contacts and recommendations, this book is an essential companion to any home decorating project.
In Full Flower is a compilation of a new wave in contemporary floral design, featuring artists who combine traditional techniques with an organic, free-form, "back-to-nature" style. The opposite of buttoned-up and manicured arrangements, this survey includes over twenty of the most celebrated and influential artists across the United States who are rewriting the rules of floral design. In Full Flower is the first overview of artists working in this aesthetic. With over 300 original color images and short writing on each artists' inspirations and philosophies, this spectacularly inspiring floral survey will be treasured by lovers of beautiful flowers and interiors alike.
A long-awaited and highly intimate visual history of Versace, the glamorous and globally renowned Italian fashion house. Taking over the creative artistic direction of the family-run fashion house in 1997, the enigmatic and alluring Donatella Versace has since catapulted the brand into popular culture, cementing Versace as a go-to label for A-list celebrities. This richly illustrated tome chronicles Donatella's interpretation of Versace in the twenty-first century and her remarkable work as the curator and face of Versace. Versace includes exclusive contemporary and archival imagery from runway and backstage shots to intimate scenes at the Versace atelier, with accompanying original essays penned by fashion's most authoritative voices. Featuring arresting photography by Richard Avedon, Irving Penn, and Steven Meisel, among many others, and red-carpet coverage of Hollywood's elite wearing dazzling Versace couture, this glittering volume delivers the magnetic vibrancy, supreme luxury, and glamour quotient that define Versace.
Layers of pattern bring serious style to any interior. Prints Charming archives famous shelter magazines like no other, showing readers how to choose and use pattern (whether on upholstered furniture, walls, and floors, or in curtains, rugs, and accessories) to create gorgeous room designs and personalize a space. Each curated page is delightfully illustrated with inspiring images and curated rooms.
The first complete monograph on Olivier Theyskens surveys his 20-year career and documents the highly anticipated return of his eponymous label. Newly commissioned texts connect the threads of the Belgian-born artist’s diverse practice, while drawings created for the publication accompany photography from each period of his career. At both Rochas and Nina Ricci, the designer crafted ethereal garments with unorthodox silhouettes, mixing sheer fabrics and bustles with subtly subversive punk elements. With a special focus on the designer’s return to the runway at the head of his own line, this is the definitive work on a fashion visionary who, like the girls he designs for, changes form, but walks in beauty wherever he goes.
Whether you call it your sanctuary, retreat, oasis, or spa, the bath is unlike any other room in the house. It can be the most private and indulgent of spaces or a simple, public one in which guests need to feel comfortable. Today’s bath is an expression of personal style and priorities and the luxurious focal point of sophisticated interiors. Creating the perfect bath has become an obsession for homeowners and designers. Yet perhaps no room in the house requires as much forethought and planning as the bath. In The Perfect Bath, Barbara Sallick explores the process of designing a bathroom in great detail and with beautiful images. She shares exquisite, favorite, and esteemed baths, talks with top designers--including Suzanne Lovell, Pamela Shamshiri, Thomas O’Brien, Lee Mindel, Gil Schafer, Tim Clarke, and Steven Gambrel--about their work, and offers important, how-to advice for homeowners. Combining evocative, informative photography with an authoritative, engaging narrative, The Perfect Bath will be an essential, lasting resource.
Greenwich Style offers glimpse into the "quintessentially Greenwich" homes that are stately and elegant yet designed for the comforts of family life. Greenwich is one of the most desirable communities in the United States, with houses that epitomize the suburban tradition. With their handsome facades and elegant interiors, these homes provide inspiration to decorators and homeowners nationwide. More than almost any other community, Greenwich signifies a classic look, a way of living, and a state of mind. Cindy Rinfret’s successful Classic Greenwich Style was the first book to celebrate the style of this classically American town and bring its renowned look to a nationwide audience. Now, the beloved designer returns with an all-new selection of interiors that will appeal to a new generation of homeowners seeking elegant yet comfortable design. Specially commissioned photographs showcase the designer’s signature "young traditional" style: a warm blend of color, contemporary materials with traditional shapes, antiques with transitional pieces, English-style furnishings with family heirlooms, and spaces for entertaining and family life. In her own words, Rinfret offers an intimate look into these stunning interiors--including Rinfret’s own classically styled house, Laurel Hill--and shows how people who covet the look and style of Greenwich can create it for themselves.
From the lush foliage of the Dominican Republic to the graceful flowerbeds of America’s East Coast, the charming roses and clipped boxwood of England’s country manors, and the patterned parterres of France’s enchanting Provence region--Gardens of Style illustrates the symbiotic relationship between horticulture and haute couture and between nature’s beautiful forms and those found in interior design. For instance, the garden of former Hermès designer Nicole de Vésian is a sublime weave of patterns and textures, while the garden of Christian Dior features many of the roses that inspired his glamorous gowns. The result is an alluring compendium of designers’ gardens that delight and inspire readers in turn.
Renowned and beloved interior designer and tastemaker Charlotte Moss celebrates gracious hospitality in Charlotte Moss Entertains--from assembling striking place settings and arranging the table to hosting a dinner party or simply serving an elegant afternoon tea. Style icons are also conjured for their entertaining savvy: Pauline de Rothschild for her pioneering tabletop decoration, Marjorie Merriweather Post for her organizational precision, Lesley Blanch for her introduction of exotic delights to the table, and Elsie de Wolfe for her always-right recipes. Moss invites you into her world to discover how to make everyday an occasion.
Celebrating 50 years of America’s most beloved fashion brand, this book chronicles the legendary career trajectory of Ralph Lauren as documented by WWD. Synonymous with timeless American style, Ralph Lauren metamorphosed from a small collection of men’s neckties into a global empire offering everything from casual polo shirts and luxury womenswear to athletic apparel and home goods. WWD has chronicled the company’s every step since its founding in 1967, from that first wide necktie and iconic advertisements, to Lauren’s innovative venture into online media. Offering insight into this trailblazing visionary, Ralph Lauren: 50 Years of Fashion is an illustrated volume that details his meteoric rise and the highlights of his career.Through never-before-seen archival photographs and award-winning fashion writing and business articles from the pages of WWD, this volume showcases the brand’s most noteworthy achievements, how it has shaped the fashion industry, and its status as the arbiter of classic American style. Celebrating Ralph Lauren’s 50th anniversary, this book is a must-have for fashion aficionados, lovers of Americana, and everyone in between.
Creating settings where great art can live in harmony with the style of the interiors and provide an elegant and inviting living space for the collectors is the hallmark of James Aman’s design. The New Formal includes ten magnificent residences—landmark Park Avenue apartments and Upper East Side townhouses in New York as well as stunning properties in Greenwich, the Hamptons, and Palm Beach. Unlike many designers, Aman works exclusively with a small number of loyal clients whose trust he has gained over multiple projects. His portfolio in The New Formal offers an unprecedented glimpse into this rarified world.
In A Passion for Blue and White, Carolyne Roehm takes us inside her homes (including her former pied-à-terre in Paris) in never-before-seen photographs of these stunning rooms. She also reveals how she has used blue and white to magnificent effect outdoors in Connecticut around her pool and in her gardens—and even how she used the combination in designing a wedding for a friend. She provides inspiration for tabletop design, flower arranging, and gift-wrapping, suitable for all budgets. For anyone with a passion for blue and white, here is the ultimate style guide and Carolyne Roehm’s most gorgeous book yet.
For all seasons and all occasions, a comprehensive entertaining book that provides the best ideas from such acclaimed establishments in North America as Blackberry Farm and Meadowood. The Art of Entertaining presents seventeen seasonal parties, both intimate and grand, held at a variety of Relais & Châteaux venues. These hospitality insiders, who transform their properties into perfect settings, share their ideas for creating parties that can be translated to every home. The themes, floral choices, festive table displays, recipes for cocktails and dishes, and much more show you how to wow guests with unexpected touches. Set the mood for an elegant New Year’s Eve party by covering ceilings with gold balloons. To dazzle friends on the Fourth of July, make a cake in patriotic red, white, and blue and light sparklers on top. Create a cowboy-themed cookout with haystack seating and wildflowers. This beautifully photographed go-to tome will be embraced by hosts and hostesses seeking fresh inspiration from the most admired chefs and entertainers in America.
Vogue Living: Houses, Gardens, People takes you to the private realms of style-makers around the world. Lavishly illustrated in full color, this book features thirty-six spectacular houses and gardens—whose owners come from the worlds of fashion, music, art, and society—drawing on stories from the pages of Vogue and Vogue Living as well as never-before-published images by iconic photographers.
Seen first at One Kings Lane: The first book from interior designer Mark D. Sikes is a celebration of American style today, showcasing chic and accessible ideas for every home. Modern and unfussy, Mark D. Sikes’s interiors are classic takes on California indoor/outdoor living, with natural fibers and crisp coloration, informed and influenced by the fashion world where he began his career. Each chapter presents light-filled images of the designer’s looks and offers the reader inspiration and advice. As famed film director Nancy Meyers writes in the book’s foreword, this is a book that shows design lovers "how classic can look fresh, how style and comfort go hand-in-hand." Each copy is hand-signed by the author.
Celebrate what’s beautiful about traditional style while breaking some of its rules. Take a page out of a designer’s book and add your own sense of relaxed whimsy and exuberant personality to create spaces that are versatile, original, and truly livable.That’s designer Celerie Kemble’s philosophy in a nutshell. It’s all about blending a classic sensibility with a dose of irreverence and a dollop of humor to achieve a home that’s tasteful, eclectic, always evolving, and always welcoming. Celerie takes you by the hand, gives you a detailed look at many of her signature interiors, and enthusiastically reassures you that, with the right information and attitude, you can overcome challenges and artfully achieve the ultimate design goal--a perfect blend of beauty and comfort. From finding inspiration in childhood memories, current trends, and favorite belongings to working around real-life design dilemmas (such as a lack of space or light, or awkward floor plans) to selecting just the right furnishings (including rugs, lamps, and accessories), Celerie Kemble: To Your Taste infectiously proves that when making a beautiful home, the process is the best part.
The stories in this set have stood the test of time, and book-lovers have been connecting to the characters ever since their first publications. Wrapped in custom book jackets that were designed after intricate antique leather bindings in shades of blush, these hardcover books are published by Everyman’s Library and all have silk reading ribbons, acid-free, cream-colored paper, and European-style half-round spines that ensure that the set will be enjoyed by many generations to come. Includes: Persuasion by Jane Austen, Middlemarch by George Eliot, and Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë.
True friendship is one of the most sincere forms of love. This set takes young readers on adventures with some of literature’s most famous pairs. This collection is put together in custom color-blocked jackets in shades of pink and blue to create a modern look that will pop on any shelf. The book collection includes timeless works illustrated by noted artists Lucy Kemp-Welch, Quentin Blake, and W. W. Denslow. The books feature both color and black-and-white illustrations, cloth bindings, acid-free paper, silk book ribbons, and the full unabridged text as originally published. Published by Everyman’s Library. Includes: The BFG by Roald Dahl, Black Beauty by Anna Sewell, and The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum.
In 1883, Willa Cather’s parents moved the family from Virginia to Nebraska. At only nine years old, this dramatic change in setting would guide her writing style and subject matter throughout her career. Cather’s vivid novels and short stories tell of the many triumphs and struggles faced by 19th-century pioneers who tried to eke out a living in the West as her family did. This set features her best known works, O Pioneers!, The Song of the Lark, and My Ántonia, which together form the Great Plains Trilogy. In addition, her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, One of Ours, her New Mexico-based historical fiction novel, Death Comes for the Archbishop, and many others will round out your library. Starting with three hardcover volumes of her collected works published by Library of America, the jackets feature a charming floral motif influenced by the highly decorative books of Cather’s era. Includes: Willa Cather: Early Novels & Stories - The Troll Garden, O Pioneers!, The Song of the Lark, My Ántonia, One of Ours. Willa Cather: Later Novels - A Lost Lady, The Professor’s House, Death Comes for the Archbishop, Shadows on the Rock, Lucy Gayheart, Sapphira and the Slave Girl. Willa Cather: Stories, Poems, and Other Writings.