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The 11 Best Art and Design Books of 2011
The 11 Best Art and Design Books of 2011

From the Periodic Table to Craigslist, or what the greatest graphic designer of all time has to do with Moby-Dick.

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A Book of Sleep
A Book of Sleep

“Some sleep with both eyes open, they don’t even blink!”

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We Love You, Beatles: Vintage Children’s Illustration Circa 1971
We Love You, Beatles: Vintage Children’s Illustration Circa 1971

Can’t buy me love, but you can buy me this vintage treasure.

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Farm Anatomy: Julia Rothman’s Illustrated Guide to Country Life
Farm Anatomy: Julia Rothman’s Illustrated Guide to Country Life

What comb styles have to do with cow plumbing and mapping autumn frost.

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PANTONE: A Color History of the 20th Century
PANTONE: A Color History of the 20th Century

From Gatsby to Apple, or what the 1939 New York World’s Fair has to do with the evolution of color theory.

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And So It Goes: A Rare Glimpse of Kurt Vonnegut’s Tortured Soul
And So It Goes: A Rare Glimpse of Kurt Vonnegut’s Tortured Soul

The equilibrium of fiction, or what the Occupy movement can learn from a former GE PR executive.

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