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The American Railroad Poster Travel by Train: The American Railroad Poster, 1870 - 1950 by Michael E. Zega and John E. Gruber
This beautifully illustrated history of the American railroad poster focuses on the artists, the reailroad companies and the advertising agencies that produced these enticing works. Finally, there is a quality railway volume that focuses its attention on the American rail and travel posters. Hardcover. 142 pages. 164 illustrations.
A MUST for the railroad poster enthusiast!
Published in 2002. $25.55. Order it through Amazon.com
American Posters Designed to Sell: Turn-Of-The Century American Posters in the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts by Frederick R. Brandt, Robert Koch, Philip B. Meggs

From $12. Order it used through Amazon.com.

Posters American Style 13113. Posters American Style by Therese Thau Heyman.

Published in 1998. $25. Special Price.

American Advertising Posters American Advertising Posters of the Nineteenth Century: from the Bella C. Landauer Collection of the NY Historical Society by Mary Black.

Published in 1976. From $6. Order it used through Amazon.com.

mucha.gif (15490 bytes) Alphonse Mucha : The Spirit of Art Nouveau by Victor Arwas, Jana A. Brabcova, Jean-Marie Bruson, Anna Dvorak.

352-page catalogue of the travelling exhibition. 355 illustrations, 205 in color. Art Nouveau in its finest expression.

$44.10. Order it through Amazon.com.

cheret.gif (3228 bytes) The Posters of Jules Cheret: 46 Full-Color Plates and an Illustrated Catalogue Raisonné by Lucy Broido. A wonderful and very inexpensive book on Cheret's poster work.

Recommended! $20.65. Order it through Amazon.com.

maitres.gif (10054 bytes) The Complete Masters of the Poster: All 256 Color Plates from Les Maitres De L'Affiche (Dover Pictorial Archive Series) by Stanley Appelbaum (Editor), Blanche Cirker.

Recommended! $31.16. Order it through Amazon.com.

dfp_3_2.gif (4093 bytes) B108. Das frühe Plakat in Europa und den USA, Band III, Deutschland by Hoffmann, Malhotra, Pilipczuk, Prinz and Thon (eds.)

The early poster in Germany -- the most comprehensive reference works on the German poster before 1910. In 2 volumes: part I, 506 pages of text and annotations; part II, 5252 (!) small b/w poster. Hardcover. Text in German. 12-1/4 x 9 in. $240. Essential for the serious collector!

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German Modern German Modern: Graphic Design from Wilhelm to Weimar by Steven Heller, Louise Fili

Published in 1998. 132 pages. From $10. Order it used through Amazon.com.

brockmann.gif (9919 bytes) Poster Collection 02: Donald Brun by Donald Brun

By thinking conceptually and self-confidently within the parameters of the marketplace, Swiss graphic designer and co-founder of AGI (Alliance Graphique Internationale) Donald Brun revealed the dubious morality of the good and beautiful poster. Brun was born in 1909 and died in 1999.

Published in 2002. Paperback. 64 pages. 9.5 x 6.5 in. $20. Order it through Amazon.com.

The Swiss Poster: 1900 - 1983 B126. The Swiss Poster: 1900 - 1983 by Bruno Margadant

Perhaps the most comprehensive books on Swiss poster art!
Includes a historical review, indexes of artists and posters. Published in 1983. Hardcover. 278 pages. 589 illustrations. Out-of-print, used copy like new. 13 x 9.5 in. $125. Recommended!

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brockmann.gif (9919 bytes) Josef Muller-Brockmann: A Pioneer in Swiss Graphic Design by Lars Müller (ed.)

Published in 2000. $32.97. Order it used through Amazon.com.

schweiz_1.gif (9796 bytes) B116. Burkhard Mangold 1873 - 1950

Catalogue of the 1984 Zurich exhibition of this Swiss poster pioneer. 122 reproductions, 14 in color. Chronological listing of all poster works. Softcover. 48 pages. Text in German. 7-7/8 x 8-5/8 in. $30. Recommended!

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Cuba Style Cuba Style: Graphics from the Golden Age of Design by Vicki Gold Levi, Steven Heller

Published in 2002. Paperback. 168 pages. 8.7 x 8 in. $24.95. Order it through Amazon.com.

britishmod.gif (2912 bytes) British Modern: Graphic Design Between the Wars by L. Filli, S. Heller.

Published in 1998. From $3. Order it used through Amazon.com.

dutch.gif (10019 bytes) Dutch Graphic Design: 1918-1945 by Alston W. Purvis.

Published in 1997. From $75. Order it used through Amazon.com.

dutchmod.gif (2173 bytes) Dutch Moderne: Graphic Design from De Stijl to Deco by S. Heller, L. Fili.

Published in 1994. From $6. Order it used through Amazon.com.

italiandeco.gif (2317 bytes) Italian Art Deco: Graphic Design Between the Wars by S. Heller, L. Fili.

Published in 1993. Paperback. 144 pages. 8 x 8.6 in. From $24. Order it used through Amazon.com.

orient.gif (9841 bytes) The Orientalist Poster: A Century of Advertising Through the Slaoui Foundation Collection by Abderrahman Slaoui

Published in 2000. $90. Order it used through Amazon.com.

vintagehollywood.gif (12713 bytes) Western Amerykanski: Polish Poster Art and the Western by Kevin Mulroy (Editor), Autry Museum of Western Heritage

A book that not only shows some of the best Polish posters but also illuminates rather peculiar facets of communist cultural politics in Eastern Europe. A fitting farewell to two powerful legends so skillfully retold in this engaging book.

Published in 1999. Paperback. 240 pages. 12 x 9 in. $30.40. Order it through Amazon.com.

polishcontemp.gif (4284 bytes) Contemporary Polish Posters in Full Color by J.Czestochowski (ed.).

Published in 1980. $10. Order it used through Amazon.com.

bolshevik.gif (12181 bytes) The Bolshevik Poster by Stephen White.

Published in 1990. $17. Order it used through Amazon.com.

Soviet Posters

Soviet Posters: The Sergo Grigorian Collection by Maria Lafont

This massive book of Soviet propaganda posters, many rare and never before published, is at once a revealing historical document and a sublime example of graphic art at its best. Paperback. 285 pages.

Published in 2007. $16.50. Order it used through Amazon.com.

iconography.gif (3038 bytes) Iconography of Power: Soviet Political Posters Under Lenin and Stalin by V. Bonnell,

Published in 1997. $23. Order it used through Amazon.com.

pack.gif (3822 bytes) Film Posters of the Russian Avant-Garde by Susan Pack. Recommended!

Susan Pack's overview of the Russian avant-garde film poster, is a visual delight, and a welcome addition to the library of anyone interested in graphic design. This book is a handsome collection of pre-Communist posters from such notable graphic artists as the Stenberg brothers, and Alexander Rodchenko, as well as many other lesser known, yet talented artisans. Anyone familiar with Russian graphics of this period are in for a treat, and those seeing them for the first time will soon become addicted to their graphic impact, and innovative type treatments.

Published in 1996. Hardvover. 320 pages. 13 x 9.75 in. $54. Order it used through Amazon.com.

stenberg.gif (4800 bytes) Stenberg Brothers : Constructing a Revolution in Soviet Design by C. Mount, P. Kenez.

Published in 1997. Order it used through Amazon.com.

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