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Savoy Cocktail Book: Retro Recipes for Drinks from the 1920s-1930s
Savoy Cocktail Book: Retro Recipes for Drinks from the 1920s-1930s

Derby Fizzes, Gin Daisies, Harvard Coolers, and other Prohibition-era treats for your next dinner party.

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Philippe Halsman’s Iconic Jump Portraits
Philippe Halsman’s Iconic Jump Portraits

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The Man Who Invented the Future: Stunning Vintage Illustrations of Jules Verne’s Visionary Imaginings
The Man Who Invented the Future: Stunning Vintage Illustrations of Jules Verne’s Visionary Imaginings

From the surface of the moon to the bottom of the ocean, a visual tour of a visionary mind.

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