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    By Iman Whitfield

    Our Price: $39.00 - $65.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9783961711161
    • Publisher: teNeues
    • Published: August 2018
  • 100 Years of Erotica: An International Portfolio of Erotic Photography from 1845-1945

    By Paul Aratow

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780517362464
    • Publisher: BELL PUBLISHING CO.
    • Published: November 1981
  • 1000 Nudes: A History of Erotic Photography from 1839-1939

    By Taschen

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9783836554466
    • Publisher: Taschen
    • Published: November 2014
    A glimpse through the keyhole of history: From the earliest nude daguerrotypes to experimental nude photography The history of nude photography is the history of people’s fascination with the topic. Indeed, the photographic depiction of the human body is the only subject that has enthralled photographers, theoreticians and consumers over such a long period – more than 150 years. No other motif is as prevalent as this one during all the phases of development comprising the history of photography, no other is present, whatever the technique, and is a subject of discussion within the context of nearly all aesthetic movements. Nor has any other pictorial topic produced such a variety of specialities as the nude: from the ethnological interpretation of the body to the glamour shot, from nudist photography to the pin-up of today. No other photographic field of application has inspired as much desire as it has awakened official wrath. 1000 Nudes offers a cross-section of the history of nude photography, ranging from the earliest nude daguerrotypes and ethnographic nude photographs to experimental nude photography. The period of time spanned by this work is from 1839 to roughly 1939, from the medium’s infancy to the end of the classic modernist period. Content-wise, the book pays tribute to the full range of pictorial approaches, from the manually elaborated artistic nudes of the turn of the century, enveloped in layers of theory, to the “obscene” postcard motifs which had not the slightest artistic pretension and were intended to exert a maximum effect on the buyer’s wallet. All the pictures shown are taken from the late Uwe Scheid’s collection, one of the world’s largest and most important collections of erotic photography.
  • 1000 Pin-Up Girls

    By Peter Driben

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9783836520508
    • Publisher: Taschen
    • Published: December 2015
    Never show everything: 1,000 breathtaking bombshells"Girls, Gags & Giggles" - this was publisher Robert Harrison’s recipe for dishing up the American pin-up to the U.S. male. In the1950s his girlie magazines sold by the millions, before becoming icons of pulp and trash culture.These skilfully illustrated girls with their curvaceous forms and inviting lingerie soon overtook America’s national dessert, in terms of popularity, and even developed considerable potential as a cultural export during the 1940s. "Never show everything," was always the motto. Smiling prettily at the camera, the models exuded just the right amount of sex appeal without seeming too sophisticated or artful. They were the ’girls next door’ whose wholesome attraction soon made one forget the magazines’ deliberately trashy presentation. Their rosy complexions and innocent allures still titillate even in an age when far more graphic material is the norm.For everyone who enjoys pin-ups, push-ups and pulp style!About the Series:Bibliotheca Universalis — Compact cultural companions celebrating the eclectic TASCHEN universe at an unbeatable, democratic price!Since we started our work as cultural archaeologists in 1980, the name TASCHEN has become synonymous with accessible, open-minded publishing.Bibliotheca Universalis brings together nearly 100 of our all-time favorite titles in a neat new format so you can curate your own affordable library of art, anthropology, and aphrodisia.Bookworm’s delight — never bore, always excite!
  • 1000 Pin-Up Girls

    By Burkhard Riemschneider

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9783822820940
    • Publisher: TASCHEN, BENEDIKT
    • Published: September 2002
    Survey of color/black-and-white pics from the 1950s golden en age of the pin-up/girlie image craze, i.e., 'Whisper' magazine. Text in English/German/French. Unpgd.
  • 1960s Glamour (20th Century Pin-ups)

    By Ammonite Press

    Our Price: $50.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781906672638
    • Publisher: Ammonite Press
    • Published: November 2010
    Ammonite Press unveils a series of four picture books, compiled from the archives of the classic girlie magazines, Fiesta and Knave, which celebrates an age when glamour photography strove more for artistic ideals and risqué titillation than the sexually explicit top-shelf titles of today. The bevy of beauties that graces the pages of these four books illustrates the changing faces?and bodies?of the glamour model over four decades, from the demure to the titillating, the seductive to the steamy, the erotic to the raunchy. Each title features almost three hundred photographs, all with whimsical yet reverential captions describing the girls, the sets, the poses, and the props.
  • 1970s Glamour (20th Century Pin-ups)

    By Ammonite Press

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781906672645
    • Publisher: Ammonite Press
    • Published: November 2010
    Ammonite Press unveils a series of four picture books, compiled from the archives of the classic girlie magazines, Fiesta and Knave, which celebrates an age when glamour photography strove more for artistic ideals and risqué titillation than the sexually explicit top-shelf titles of today. The bevy of beauties that graces the pages of these four books illustrates the changing faces?and bodies?of the glamour model over four decades, from the demure to the titillating, the seductive to the steamy, the erotic to the raunchy. Each title features almost three hundred photographs, all with whimsical yet reverential captions describing the girls, the sets, the poses, and the props.
  • 1980s Glamour (20th Century Pin-ups)

    By Ammonite Press

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781906672652
    • Publisher: Ammonite Press
    • Published: November 2010
    Ammonite Press unveils a series of four picture books, compiled from the archives of the classic girlie magazines, Fiesta and Knave, which celebrates an age when glamour photography strove more for artistic ideals and risqué titillation than the sexually explicit top-shelf titles of today. The bevy of beauties that graces the pages of these four books illustrates the changing faces?and bodies?of the glamour model over four decades, from the demure to the titillating, the seductive to the steamy, the erotic to the raunchy. Each title features almost three hundred photographs, all with whimsical yet reverential captions describing the girls, the sets, the poses, and the props.
  • 4 Dreams of Miss X

    By Mike Figgis

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781862057661
    • Publisher: PAVILION
    • Published: September 2007
    Comes with CD-Rom.
  • 50 Years of the Playboy Bunny

    By Playboy

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780811872263
    • Publisher: Chronicle Books
    • Published: September 2010
    For the first time ever, Playboy presents the complete, official account of the iconic Playboy Bunny. Coinciding with the Bunny's 50th anniversary, this richly illustrated book presents stunning pictorials of famous and classic Bunniesfrom the likes of Debbie Harry, Lauren Hutton, and Gloria Steinemas well as rare images unearthed from the Playboy vault. A fascinating narrative charts the 50-year history of the Bunny, from the opening of the first Playboy club in Chicago to the making of a global empire. Former Bunnies and Playboy legends share insider secrets: a former "Bunny Mother" dishes on daily life in the clubs, Hugh Hefner reminisces on the swinging '60s, and his brother Keith discusses Bunny etiquette. With oodles of gorgeous Bunnies and a foreword by Hef himself, this is the perfect gift for any Playboy fan.
  • A.B.C. of S.E.X.

    By Mie Yim

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780977787562
    • Publisher: POINTED LEAF PRESS
    • Published: February 2009
    Features pastel drawing with not-for-kids subjects. This imagining of the classic ABC picture book gives a sensual twist to the very foundation of our language.
  • The Age of Innocence

    By David Hamilton

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781854103048
    • Publisher: Aurum Press Ltd.
    • Published: February 1992
    Accompanied by lyrical poetry, this collection showcases the nude portrait photography David Hamilton is known for.
  • Ak(t)zente/Accents

    By Matthias Stolt

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9783861085805
    • Publisher: Art Stock
    • Published: January 2006
    Text in Danish and English.

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