Abrams Alexander Mcqueen Edited By Claire Wilcox Hardcover Book - Black
From ground-breaking essays by expert fashion commentators, cultural scholars and collaborators to an Encyclopedia of Collections dating back to McQueen's spectacular 1992 MA graduation show, this hardcover book is the definitive work on one of Britain's most daring and provocative designers. This stunning 352-page compendium has been published to accompany the Victoria and Albert Museum in London’s Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty retrospective, and has been edited by exhibition curator Claire Wilcox. With more than 440 striking images of previously unseen archival material, it is perfect for devotees of the late fashion visionary. -- Alexander McQueen edited by Claire Wilcox- 352-page hardcover book - Published: 2015- Publisher: Victoria and Albert Publishing- ISBN: 978-1-8517-7859-1- Made in the UK
Abrams Beaches By Gray Malin Hardcover Book - Beige
It's an exhilarating experience dangling your feet from the side of a shaking helicopter while the wind is whipping you in the face. Only having seconds to manually adjust the light and composition to capture the perfect moment, says LA-based photographer Gray Malin. Inspired by the first time he shot Miami's beaches during Art Basel, this 143-page hardcover book is filled with aerial imagery of exotic shores around the world - including Cape Town, Barcelona and Sydney. Place it on your coffee table, or give it to a jet-setting friend. -- 143-page hardcover book- Published: 2016- Publisher: Abrams- ISBN: 978149720895
Abrams Dead Distillers: A History of the Upstarts and Outlaws Who Made American Spirits
Dead Distillers: A History of the Upstarts and Outlaws Who Made American Spirits: Founders and award-winning distillers of Kings County Distillery Colin Spoelman and David Haskell follow up their successful Guide to Urban Moonshining with an extensive history of the figures who distilled American spirits. The book presents 50 fascinating and sometimes morbid biographies from this historic trade's bygone days, including farmers, scientists, oligarchs, criminals, and the occasional US president. Readers may be surprised to find the names George Washington, Henry Frick, or Andrew Mellon alongside the usual suspects long associated with booze Jasper "Jack" Daniel, Jim Beam, and Julian "Pappy" Van Winkle. From the Whiskey Rebellion to Prohibition to the recent revival of craft spirits, the history of whiskey, moonshine, and other spirits remains an important part of Americana. Featuring historical photos, infographics, walking-tour maps, and noteworthy vintage newspaper clippings, it's a rich visual and textual reference to a key piece of American history. Dead Distillers is a spirited portrait of the unusual and storied origins of forgotten drunkenness. Published May 17, 2016. Hardcover. 224 pages Measurements: 6" x 9" " origin="United States"
Abrams Cocktails on Tap
Cocktails on Tap: Cocktails on Tap brings together two major trends -- craft cocktails and craft beer--with more than 50 recipes for mixed drinks that feature beer. Beer has become a favourite ingredient for top bartenders around the world, and this book features the best of these contemporary creations alongside vintage classics. Published March 17, 2015. Hardcover. 160 pages Measurements: 7" x 9" " material="Paper"