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Taschen’s winter 2011 catalogue

I found the winter catalogue of publishing house Taschen on a colleague’s desk today and devoured it over lunch, lured in by the superhero stance of Adriana Lima and then captivated by an article on Norman Mailer’s biography of Marilyn …

Fri, Dec 30, 2011, 16:16

   

I found the winter catalogue of publishing house Taschen on a colleague’s desk today and devoured it over lunch, lured in by the superhero stance of Adriana Lima and then captivated by an article on Norman Mailer’s biography of Marilyn Monroe. (You can buy a version, with photographs by Bert Stern, for a cool grand if you’re that way inclined.)

It may be a book that aims to sell books, but I’d pay good money for it on its own – delightfully free of ads, with great print quality and some beautiful pages worth tearing out and mounting on the wall. In fact, I may just do that …