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James Mont: The King Cole Penthouse By Todd Merrill
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The first book devoted to James Mont, the important and uniquely American Mid-Century interior and furniture designer. He established his reputation in America for creating custom clandestine bars... More > during prohibition for Hollywood stars and East Coast mobsters. By the mid-thirties he had a thriving design business based in New York City. His aesthetic was defined by combining post-Deco glamour with Oriental accents such as exotic finishes, smoked mirrors, and an abundance of silver and gilt. His characteristic designs often refashioned Asian motives, a transformation Mont described as “Chinese Modern”. It was very common for one of his creations to have more than a dozen layers of lacquer and/or gold leaf.< Less
James Mont: The King Cole Penthouse By Todd Merrill
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The first book devoted to James Mont, the important and uniquely American Mid-Century interior and furniture designer. He established his reputation in America for creating custom clandestine bars... More > during prohibition for Hollywood stars and East Coast mobsters. By the mid-thirties he had a thriving design business based in New York City. His aesthetic was defined by combining post-Deco glamour with Oriental accents such as exotic finishes, smoked mirrors, and an abundance of silver and gilt. His characteristic designs often refashioned Asian motives, a transformation Mont described as “Chinese Modern”. It was very common for one of his creations to have more than a dozen layers of lacquer and/or gold leaf.< Less
DON'T SHOOT THE HOSTAGES By Monte Smith
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From beginning to end, Don’t Shoot the Hostages is an unflinching look into the minds of society's forgotten. The poetry, social commentary and contributions in this book are radical, angry,... More > and at times, terrifying. “Monte’s poems read like testimonies of a person going through detox! You feel the extreme pain crawling inside, like worms trying to eat through your rib cage.” -INSOMNIAC MAGAZINE< Less
DON'T SHOOT THE HOSTAGES By Monte Smith
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From beginning to end, Don’t Shoot the Hostages is an unflinching look into the minds of society's forgotten. The poetry, social commentary and contributions in this book are radical, angry,... More > and at times, terrifying. “Monte’s poems read like testimonies of a person going through detox! You feel the extreme pain crawling inside, like worms trying to eat through your rib cage.” -INSOMNIAC MAGAZINE< Less
Dime Detective Companion By Will Murray et al.
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Dime Detective Magazine was second only to Black Mask as the dean of detective/P.I./hard-boiled pulp magazines, and was the home of Carroll John Daly, Frederick Nebel, John D. MacDonald, Cornell... More > Woolrich, Erle Stanley Gardner, and many other top-notch scribes. This book indexes all 274 issues of Dime Detective, contains several articles on the series and its writers, and as a bonus, the fifth anniversary round-robin story from the November 1936 issue, "The Tongueless Men," by William E. Barrett, Carroll John Daly, Frederick C. Davis, T.T. Flynn, and John Lawrence.< Less
American Automotive Design Trends / The Personal Luxury Car: Selling a Lifestyle By James Kaster
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Paperback: As the car market proliferated with many styles, makes and functions, one particular trend elevated the automobile above the mere transportation-only, family-hauling and / or workhorse... More > appliance. It was the “Personal Luxury Car.” Affordable cars could be crafted and massaged into status symbols for the masses while luxury cars could be similarly crafted into a rarer form of distinction. This new found prominence supposedly mitigated the chores of daily driving and errand running through environmental isolation; all the while projecting the owner’s individuality and ego to the world. From the author of “Those 80s Cars”, this book contains 600+ photographs with marketing quotes that led several generations of selling a lifestyle.< Less
Apollyon's Portal By Bernard James
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A sequel to The Path. • The mysterious stranger, Ephraim, has left Capeview and proceeded on the path upon which he is destined to follow. His travels lead to the small Montana town of Elk Bend... More > where he senses a great evil, an evil pursued for nefarious purposes by two followers of darkness. Together with Doc Ben Martin and Sheriff Monte Starr they endeavor to locate the evil and somehow thwart those who hope to gain strength from its powers. Carrie Anderson inadvertently becomes involved and comes to Elk Bend resurrecting old feelings. The ending is somewhat of a surprise for Ephraim, if not the reader. • An author’s short mental meandering is also included following Apollyon’s Portal.< Less
ma vrai maison By james crowe twenty11
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An amazing week away to Malaucène located South France. Beautiful weather, endless wine, great company, fun nights,challenging climb up Mont Ventoux, sunny days by the pool. Oh & yes a... More > wedding!!< Less
V Mail: Letters from a Soldier By James W. Osmun
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Wartime letters, via V Mail, from an officer at the front to his parents back home. 1943-45
The Personal Luxury Car: Selling a Lifestyle By James H. Kaster
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ePub: As the car market proliferated with many styles, makes and functions, one particular trend elevated the automobile above the mere transportation-only, family-hauling and / or workhorse... More > appliance. It was the “Personal Luxury Car.” Affordable cars could be crafted and massaged into status symbols for the masses while luxury cars could be similarly fashioned into a rarer form of distinction.< Less