Beaux Books is an independent bookseller offering a bespoke selection of the finest books on subjects including fashion, photography, art, design, interiors, society, jewellery, architecture and lifestyle. Our aim is to celebrate and promote the best books that are published - past, present and future.
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La Cuisine est un Jeu d'Enfants. Cooking is Child's Play

La Cuisine est un Jeu d'Enfants. Cooking is Child's Play£140.00

A marvellously fun and irreverent French cook book translated into English, with a preface by Jean Cocteau.

Interview. January/February 1984. United States Olympic Special

Interview. January/February 1984. United States Olympic Special£160.00

An influential photographic portfolio of American Olympic hopefuls shot by Bruce Weber.

In and Out of Mode. Photograph by Yuriko Takagi

In and Out of Mode. Photograph by Yuriko Takagi£150.00

Fashion photographs by Yuriko Takagi for Comme de Garcons, Issey Miyake, Gianni Versace and more.

All-American. [A Complete Set; Signed]

All-American. [A Complete Set; Signed]£1,500.00

A rare complete set of Bruce Weber's All-American series of book-cum-photographic-journal.

Champ Hats [Trade Catalogue]

Champ Hats [Trade Catalogue]£250.00

A witty trade catalogue from the American hat brand Champ, with individual graphic advertisements with fabric samples.

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Cy Twombly. Blooming. A Scattering of Blossoms and Other Things

Cy Twombly. Blooming. A Scattering of Blossoms and Other Things£75.00

A late cycle of paintings by Twombly inspired by Japanese haiku.

Deborah Turbeville. The Fashion Pictures

Deborah Turbeville. The Fashion Pictures£200.00

Scarce retrospective examination of the fashion photography of Deborah Turbeville.

Mary Quant's London. Catalogue of Mary Quant dresses in the exhibition 'Mary Quant's London' held at the London Museum, Kensington Palace

Mary Quant's London. Catalogue of Mary Quant dresses in the exhibition 'Mary Quant's London' held at the London Museum, Kensington Palace£40.00

A scarce catalogue, remaining one of the few publications to illustrate Quant's designs.

Room and Book

Room and Book£85.00

A collection of essays by Nash on modern tastes in interiors and book design.

Sarah Moon

Sarah Moon£75.00

A limited edition exhibition catalogue illustrating Moon's photographs.

Diaries & Memoirs
The Happy Years. Diaries 1944-48. [PROOF COPY]

The Happy Years. Diaries 1944-48. [PROOF COPY]£90.00

A corrected, proof copy of the third volume of Beaton's diaries, covering his romance with Garbo.

Alexis. The Memoirs of the Baron de Rede

Alexis. The Memoirs of the Baron de Rede£275.00

The scarce memoirs of the stylish and social Baron de Rede.

Confessions of an Old Jewish Painter

Confessions of an Old Jewish Painter£36.00

The fascinating autobiography of R. B. Kitaj, published for the first time.

Shocking Life

Shocking Life£550.00

A first edition of Schiaparelli's autobiography with the scarce shocking pink dust jacket.

The Ossie Clark Diaries

The Ossie Clark Diaries£40.00

The exuberant and uninhibited diaries of London's famous sixties fashion designer.