In this age of emails, texts, and instant messages, receiving a letter has become a rare treat. Engraved stationery can make a piece of correspondence, whether a short note, formal letter, or business card, even more special. Once an integral part of social life, the use of engraved stationery has b..
From the first lesson (Hum - don't blow!) to the intricate patterns of a kazoo marching band, Barbara Stewart is your guide to the world of the kazoo. She starts with the premise that the kazoo is an instrument of both good music and good times. The book covers: how to recruit reluctant players for ..
Steven Holl celebrates the thirtieth anniversary of his landmark book Anchoring with Compression, a collection of thirty-five major projects from the past decade. Holl applies concepts from neuroscience, literature, social science, and philosophy to develop the idea of compression: the condensation ..
A visual look at the architectural details of smaller residential spacesThe Contemporary Design Details series takes a highly visual look at architectural design details that are more often dealt with in a technical textbook format. The books take readers on a tour of the best details designed by gr..