December 12th

Make room on the shelf! King-sized book gifts that will make a big impression.

Looking for Rare Square's pick? Find it below:

David Hockney, Taschen Sumo Edition.

An extra-large format book of Hockney's paintings, signed by Hockney and limited to 10,000 copies. 

Includes an acrylic tri-pod. Sealed in original box and packing materials, ready to be shipped. Stands roughly 3 feet tall and 3 feet wide. As new / As new.

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Ralph Lauren A Way of Living: Home, Design, Inspiration By Ralph Lauren Cover Image
$75.00
ISBN: 9780847872145
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Published: Rizzoli - September 26th, 2023

A stunning celebration of Ralph Lauren’s signature home collections—including the designer’s own homes—which have inspired the world of interior design for nearly half a century.


A full-size facsimile of one of the most complete early copies of the famed First Folio, selected and luxuriously produced by the British Library, is a must-have for actors, playwrights, and bibliophiles as well as anyone who truly loves the art of the English language.


Behind the Seams: My Life in Rhinestones By Dolly Parton, Holly George-Warren (With), Rebecca Seaver (With) Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9781984862129
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Published: Ten Speed Press - October 17th, 2023

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A beautiful celebration of Dolly Parton’s iconic sense of style through entertaining personal stories and 450 full-color photographs, including exclusive images from her private costume archive


Best of the World: 1,000 Destinations of a Lifetime By National Geographic Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781426222368
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Published: National Geographic - October 24th, 2023

Discover your next great adventure in this beautifully illustrated guide to the world’s best travel destinations. From the ultimate hiking trails to the most scenic train rides, the most stunning coral reefs to the most epic mountain retreats, you’ll find 1,000 exceptional destinations to add to your travel bucket list!


Ulysses: An Illustrated Edition By James Joyce, Eduardo Arroyo (Illustrator) Cover Image
By James Joyce, Eduardo Arroyo (Illustrator)
$75.00
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ISBN: 9781635420265
Published: Other Press - January 25th, 2022

This strikingly illustrated edition presents Joyce’s epic novel in a new, more accessible light, while showcasing the incredible talent of a leading Spanish artist.
 


Vanity Fair: Oscar Night Sessions: A Decade of Portraits from the After-Party By Mark Seliger (By (photographer)), Radhika Jones (Foreword by), Alan Cumming (Afterword by) Cover Image
By Mark Seliger (By (photographer)), Radhika Jones (Foreword by), Alan Cumming (Afterword by)
$80.00
ISBN: 9781419754784
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Published: Abrams Books - November 14th, 2023

Vanity Fair: Oscar Night Sessions presents 10 years of luminous photographic portraits of Hollywood celebrities who attended the most exclusive and glamorous after-party of the year in a gorgeous volume.
 
For the past decade, photographer Mark Seliger has set up an elaborate pop-up studio inside the annual Vanity Fair after-party on Oscar night,


Sneaker Freaker. World's Greatest Sneaker Collectors By Simon Wood Cover Image
$60.00
ISBN: 9783836596299
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Published: Taschen - September 28th, 2023

Simon "Woody" Wood, founder and editor-in-chief of Sneaker Freaker magazine, has spent the last two decades analyzing the global cult of footwear fanatics. That experience directly inspired World's Greatest Sneaker Collectors, a stonking 752-page journey into the priceless stockpiles and obsessive minds of prominent aficionados.


Juergen Teller: Handbags By Juergen Teller (Photographer) Cover Image
By Juergen Teller (Photographer)
$125.00
ISBN: 9783958296343
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Published: Steidl - July 23rd, 2019

The master fashion photographer makes a gorgeous typology of the ultimate accessory


Shoes A-Z. the Collection of the Museum at Fit By Colleen Hill, Valerie Steele Cover Image
$150.00
ISBN: 9783836596244
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Published: Taschen - September 6th, 2023

Sky-high, ornate, and the pinnacle of glamour, both restrictive and liberating, art object and deeply ordinary, shoes tell the story of shifting attitudes toward desire, power, and wealth throughout history.


John Derian Picture Book (John Derian Paper Goods) By John Derian Cover Image
$75.00
ISBN: 9781579656478
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Published: Artisan - October 4th, 2016

New York Times Bestseller
 
Named one of the Best Gift Books of the Year by Entertainment Weekly, InStyle, House Beautiful, T: The New York Times Style Magazine, Better Homes & Gardens, Luxe Interiors + Design, People StyleWatch, Garden & Gun, The Los Angeles Times, The Chicago Tribune, New


Marvel Comics Library. X-Men. Vol. 1. 1963-1966 By Taschen (Editor) Cover Image
By Taschen (Editor)
$200.00
ISBN: 9783836594547
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Published: Taschen - May 19th, 2023

When Marvel publisher Martin Goodman asked Stan Lee to deliver another new team book for his line of comics, he had no idea he'd be getting something like The X-Men. In fact, nobody could have imagined the extraordinary phenomenon the X-Men would eventually grow into--not Goodman, not Lee, not even the forward-thinking futurist Jack Kirby.


Dalí. Tarot By Johannes Fiebig Cover Image
$60.00
ISBN: 9783836576123
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Published: Taschen - September 27th, 2019

Legend has it that when preparing props for the James Bond film Live and Let Die, producer Albert Broccoli commissioned Surrealist maestro Salvador Dal to create a custom deck of tarot cards.


Elon Musk By Walter Isaacson Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781982181284
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 12th, 2023

#1 New York Times bestseller

From the author of Steve Jobs and other bestselling biographies, this is the astonishingly intimate story of the most fascinating and controversial innovator of our era—a rule-breaking visionary who helped to lead the world into the era of electric vehicles, private space exploration, and artificial intelligence.


Wellness: A novel By Nathan Hill Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593536117
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Published: Knopf - September 19th, 2023

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • AN NPR BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR • The New York Times best-selling author of The Nix is back with a poignant and witty novel about a modern marriage and the bonds that keep people together.


Demon Copperhead: A Pulitzer Prize Winner By Barbara Kingsolver Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780063251922
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Published: Harper - October 18th, 2022

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE WINNER OF THE WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION


The Bee Sting: A Novel By Paul Murray Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780374600303
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 15th, 2023

One of The New York Times Top 10 Books of the Year
Winner of the An Post Irish Book of the Year, the Nero Gold Prize, and the Nero Book Award for Fiction
Shortlisted for the Booker Prize and the Writers' Prize for Fiction
Finalist for the Kirkus Prize for Fiction


Magic: The Life of Earvin “Magic” Johnson By Roland Lazenby Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781250248039
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Published: Celadon Books - October 24th, 2023

The definitive biography of the basketball legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson, from the highly respected, career sportswriter and author of Michael Jordan: The Life.


Lessons in Chemistry: A Novel By Bonnie Garmus Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780385547345
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Published: Doubleday - April 5th, 2022

#1 GLOBAL BESTSELLER WITH MORE THAN 6 MILLION COPIES SOLD • Meet Elizabeth Zott: “a gifted research chemist, absurdly self-assured and immune to social convention” (The Washington Post) in 1960s California whose career takes a detour when she becomes the unlikely star of a beloved TV cooking show. STREAM ON APPLE TV+


Snopes: A Trilogy (Snopes Trilogy) By William Faulkner, George Garrett (Introduction by) Cover Image
By William Faulkner, George Garrett (Introduction by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9780679600923
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Published: Modern Library - March 15th, 1994

From the Modern Library’s new set of beautifully repackaged hardcover classics by William Faulkner—also available are As I Lay Dying, The Sound and the Fury, Light in August, Absalom, Absalom!, and Selected Short Stories


Emperor of Rome: Ruling the Ancient Roman World By Mary Beard Cover Image
$39.99
ISBN: 9780871404220
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Published: Liveright - October 24th, 2023

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
Best Books of 2023: New Yorker, The Economist, Smithsonian
Most Anticipated Books of Fall: Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, TODAY, Literary Hub, and Publishers Weekly


William Eggleston: Mystery of the Ordinary By William Eggleston (Photographer), Felix Hoffmann (Editor), Joerg Sasse (Text by (Art/Photo Books)) Cover Image
By William Eggleston (Photographer), Felix Hoffmann (Editor), Joerg Sasse (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
$65.00
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ISBN: 9783969992203
Published: Steidl - December 12th, 2023

A handsome overview of Eggleston's evolution and legacy, from the early black-and-white work to his pioneering adventures in color


Ultimate Collector Motorcycles By Fiell, Taschen Cover Image
$450.00
ISBN: 9783836595438
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Published: Taschen - March 24th, 2023

Dream Rides: The most spectacular bikes on the planet. From the 1894 Hildebrand & Wolfm ller to the 2020 Aston Martin AMB 001, this set lavishly explores 100 of the most desirable motorcycles to have ever sped thrillingly around a circuit or along an open road.


My Friend from Memphis By Huger Foote Cover Image
$55.00
ISBN: 9781861541963
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Published: Booth-Clibborn - October 1st, 2000

Eyewitness Encyclopedia of Everything: The Ultimate Guide to the World Around You By DK Cover Image
By DK
$29.99
ISBN: 9780744084702
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Published: DK Children - September 5th, 2023

Packed with striking photography and the topics kids love most, this is the fundamental guide to the world around you.

The world’s greatest record-breakers, most remarkable animals, inspiring history-makers, and cutting-edge technology are all here, in one utterly unputdownable kid’s encyclopedia. 


Which Way to Anywhere By Cressida Cowell Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316536394
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 19th, 2023

From the #1 internationally bestselling author of How to Train Your Dragon and Wizards of Once comes an out-of-this-world adventure where magic and reality collide!

K2 O’Hero is a seemingly ordinary boy—after all, he and his twin sister, Izzabird, have been sworn to keep their family's Magical history a secret.


Murtagh: The World of Eragon (The Inheritance Cycle) By Christopher Paolini Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780593650868
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - November 7th, 2023

INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Master storyteller and internationally bestselling author Christopher Paolini returns to the World of Eragon in this stunning epic fantasy set a year after the events of the Inheritance Cycle. Join Dragon Rider—and fan favorite—Murtagh and his dragon as they confront a perilous new enemy!