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100+ Vintage Actresses - Photo Portrait Album By FishesEye Publishing
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Leading ladies, stars and supporting actresses, soubrettes and comediennes from the stages of Paris and London, from the Belle Epoque and Edwardian eras. A digital collection of well over 100... More > nostalgic images, ideal for collectors or fans of theatrical history. Artistes including Delmares, Arlette Dorgère, Rejane, Geraldine Farrar, and Marie Studholme, Robinne, Louise Derval, Cavalieri, Phyllis Dare, Cécile Sorel, Lise and Méaty Fleuron, Gabrielle Dorziat, Martha de Villers, Zena and Phyllis Dare, as well as famous stage beauties of their day, including Mabel Love, Nina d'Asty and Ellaline Terriss. Many of these ladies , including Otero, Liane de Pougy and Cléo de Mérode were also also part-time courtesans, mistresses of famous or wealthy men. Many photos taken by the famous Nadar and Reutlinger studios. Also includes free tasters for some of our other recent titles. This luxury PDF edition comes with "parchment effect" paper background to give it the authentic look of an antique photo album!< Less
Gargoyles of Notre Dame - A Vintage Photo Album By FishesEye Publishing
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A digital photograph album with a collection of historic vintage images of the famous gargoyle statues of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. The carved effigies that look down on Paris are ancient and... More > mysterious. Their original function - to ward off evil spirits, or to divert rainwater? From the superstitious minds of medieval masons, these mythical beasts, supernatural chimeras, demons, freaks and monsters threatened damnation to the sinners who thronged France's top cathedral. They enjoy some of the most picturesque views over the rooftops of Paris. Plus bonus pics of gargoyles from other French gothic churches. Dozens of antique souvenir photo postcards in moody sepia and B&W - a great value bargain at only $1.99. Also includes free sample pages and tasters from our other French history, art and literary tours, photo ebooks and slideshows. This luxury PDF ebook edition comes with "parchment effect" paper background to give it the authentic look of an antique photo album!< Less
Classic French Cancan Dancers - An Ebook Photo Album! By FishesEye Publishing
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A digital collection of well over 100 vintage photo images & poster prints, many hand-colored, of sexy turn-of-the-century ladies from the Parisian music halls and cabaret revues. Re-capture the... More > risqué spirit of the Golden Age of the French Cancan chorus line! Authentic photo postcards & studio shots on and off stage, lady artistes and exotic performers such as the famous beauty Miss Saharet, pretty women in stage costumes, leggy showgirls & models in lacy lingerie! A treasure trove of saucy, nostalgia, in a downloadable PDF ebook. Also includes free tasters for some of our other recent titles. Essential acquisition for connoisseurs and amateur collectors of the performing arts...... for fans of pretty, high-kicking girls in frilly froufrou skirts! This luxury PDF anthology comes with "old parchment effect" paper background for an authentic look of an antique photo album! Great value, special introductory price of just $3.75! **Latest edition features dozens of great extra images!!**< Less
Victorian Drug Fiends - Classic Tales of Opium and Hashish! By FishesEye Publishing
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A collection of infamous classics of drug literature: short stories, journalism, medical reports, poetry, visions, with vintage 19th century illustrations (prints, photos, postcards...), capturing... More > the heady essence of Victorian drug culture. From the Romantic opium-eaters, to the Bohemian hashish fanatics, intrinsically linked to the art and literature of the era. Narcotics, opium dens, bhang, cannabis, hasheesh eaters, water pipes, hallucinogens and hallucinations, dreamy afternoons and hedonistic nights of absinthe, reefer cigarettes and sex. Entertaining, often erotic... dare we say addictive? Authors including Aleister Crowley, Rudyard Kipling, Sir Richard Burton, de Quincey, Fitz Hugh Ludlow, Bayard Taylor, Baudelaire, Dickens, and Louisa May Alcott! 224 pages of giddy entertainment - revised and improved edition, Feb 2008!< Less
Victorian Drug Fiends - Classic Tales of Opium and Hashish! By FishesEye Publishing
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A collection of infamous classics of drug literature: short stories, essays, journalism, medical reports, poetry, visions, with dozens of vintage 19th-century illustrations (prints, photos,... More > postcards...), capturing the heady essence of Victorian drug culture. From the Romantic opium-eaters, to the Bohemian hashish fanatics, intrinsically linked to the underground art and literature of the era. Narcotics, opium dens, bhang, cannabis, hasheesh eaters, water pipes, halluncingens and hallucinations, dreamy afternoons and hedonistic nights of absinthe, reefer cigarettes and sex. Entertaining, often erotic... dare we say addictive? A literary anthology of authors including Aleister Crowley, Rudyard Kipling, Sir Richard Burton, de Quincey, Fitz Hugh Ludlow, Bayard Taylor, Baudelaire, Dickens, and Louisa May Alcott! 224 pages - hours of giddy entertainment! Available as large-format (US Letter) perfect bound paperback, or as a PDF ebook to download! **Revised and improved edition, Feb 2008! **< Less
Vintage Indochina - PDF postcard and photo album / slideshow By FishesEye Publishing
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Anthology of over 100 old photos and postcards of the former French Far Eastern colonies of Cambodia, Vietnam, Tonkin, Cochin China, Annam and Laos. Daily life - trade, dancers, Hill tribes including... More > the fierce Mois. Major cities such as Hanoi, Saigon and Phnom Penh, plus historic monuments including Angkor Wat. A digital scrapbook album in PDF format, with optional rolling slideshow functions. Nostalgic, entertaining and educational. A snapshot of traditional oriental lifestyles, for anyone interested in Asian history. Also includes tasters from some of our other Vintage Travel Photo titles. ** New 2008 edition revised and improved with dozens more fascinating images! **< Less
Chorus Girls - Vintage Photo Album By FishesEye Publishing
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A digital scrapbook of dozens of early photographs featuring some of the loveliest chorus line girl dancers & glamor models from the early 20th century. Many of the images are taken from early... More > picture postcards, which acted as souvenirs and publicity materials for the variety revues. Glamorous girls, glitzy fashions, saucy stage costumes, feather boas, sequins, stockings, garters and frilly lingerie... sometimes risqué, many in hand-tinted color. Features French cancan dancers, flapper beauties, and backstage scenes from the famous Parisian shows. This unusual photo anthology of beautiful artistes & showgirls includes bonus sample pages from some of our sister titles. In PDF ebook format for Acrobat Reader, with optional rolling slideshow functionality! In presentation mode this e-book makes a novel alternative to a screensaver. Enjoy a night at the oldtime music-hall cabaret, on your computer screen, anytime, anywhere! **NEW Edition, improved and extended, April 2008! **< Less
Edwardian Weird Freak Show - Curio Scrapbook By FishesEye Publishing
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A Bizarre Menagerie - humorous and entertaining collection of vintage Photo Postcard Curios, surreal and amusing photomontages, eccentrics and mutants. Tattooed, fat and scary ladies, grotesques,... More > tribal lip plates, giants, circus freaks... risqué fetish ladies, cannibals, snake charmers, chastity belts, pygmies, monster fish, ethnological oddities, strange sports and oddball inventions. Over 1OO classic images from the early 1900s, digitized and compiled as an e-book / slideshow album. Highly unusual and entertaining! Stranger than fiction - some of the weirdest images you'll see anywhere! In PDF ebook format, with optional rolling slideshow functionality and random transition effects between images! In presentation mode this e-book makes a great alternative to a screensaver. **NEW 3rd Edition, revised and extended, June April 2008 ** NOW JUST $2.99 to download!!< Less
Buddhism - A Vintage Photo Album By FishesEye Publishing
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A fascinating collection of digitized old photos and beautiful antique postcards from yesteryear, many handcolored, on the theme of the Buddhist way of life. Statues of the Buddha, temples, wats,... More > pagodas and shrines, monks, llamas, priests and nuns from across the Buddhist world: Thailand, Japan, India, Burma, Ceylon, Cambodia, China, Vietnam, Tibet, Nepal and Singapore including many of the most famous and venerated shrines and monuments of the faith: Wat Phra Keo in Bangkok, the Shwe Dagon Pagoda in Rangoon, and the Temple of the Sacred Tooth in Candy. A great value bargain at only $1.99 (less than £1!). Also includes free sample pages and tasters from our other Asian history, art and literary tours, photo ebooks and slideshows. Of interest to tourists and travelers, postcard collectors, fans of history, esoterica, Oriental and Buddhist traditions. This luxury PDF ebook edition comes with "parchment effect" paper background to give it the authentic look of an antique photo album!< Less
Macabre Postcard Peepshow - (Vintage Photo Ebook / Slideshow Album) By FishesEye Publishing
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A visual horror picture book for all fans of things macabre. Sometimes spooky, ghoulish, Gothic, an occasional sexy frisson.... not for the squeamish! A digital anthology of dozens of vintage photos... More > and old postcards plus contemporary photo art images: gargoyles and gravestones, punishments, cannibals and savages, Victorian cemeteries, medieval catacombs, ossuaries, scarification, shrunken heads, gibbets and Egyptian mummies... A Pandora's Box of nasty, creepy things, in PDF ebook format, to open if you dare! Unusual, portable entertainment for spare moments on your computer screen. For all horror and curio buffs. In PDF ebook format for Acrobat Reader, with optional rolling slideshow functionality! In presentation mode this e-book makes a novel alternative to a screensaver. Includes samples from our sister titles. Explore the Dark Side tonight...Ideal Halloween gift or icebreaker! ** NEW improved and extended version with loads more photos, January 2008!! **< Less