June 7, 2009
Brown, Adolph M.:
MODERN PLASTIC SURGICAL PROSTHETICS
Grune & Stratton, New York, 1947.
The dreadful intersection of pathos and revulsion, thoroughly illustrated.
<-- Figure 24, "Prosthesis Being Applied"
DER LUFTKRIEG IN POLEN ["The Air War in Poland"]
Junker und Dünnhaupt, Berlin, 1941.
Over 180 photos of heroic Nazi airmen defending the fatherland in 1939 by bombing the crap out of those menacing, militaristic Poles. Text in German.
<-- frontis and title page
NATURAL STONE AS AN ELEMENT IN DESIGN
Standard Catalogue Co., London, 1961.
The hypnotic geometry of stonemasonry, as revealed in some 400 closeup photos of walls, chimneys, garden paths, etc., from around the world.
<-- front cover