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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The Vein in the Marble

The Vein in the Marble£120.00

Poems and morality tales for modern life - a scarce early work by Stephen Tennant and his mother.

Vogue's Book of Houses, Gardens, People

Vogue's Book of Houses, Gardens, People£300.00

A classic vintage book featuring Horst's photographs of the homes of the great and the good of the 1960s.

Ashcombe. The Story of a Fifteen-Year Lease

Ashcombe. The Story of a Fifteen-Year Lease£100.00

A first edition of Beaton's record of his famous Wiltshire country house.

The Jean-Michel Basquiat Show

The Jean-Michel Basquiat Show£280.00

A scarce scholarly and comprehensive catalogue of a Milan exhibition of Basquiat's work.

Givenchy. 40 Ans de Creation [INSCRIBED]

Givenchy. 40 Ans de Creation [INSCRIBED]£275.00

An inscribed copy of this richly illustrated overview of Givenchy's fashion career.

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Gigi. The Story of a Merry-Go-Round Horse

Gigi. The Story of a Merry-Go-Round Horse£45.00

A charming illustrated tale of a carousel horse and his travels across Europe.

Interior Decoration To-Day

Interior Decoration To-Day£120.00

A 1938 visual guide to current interior decoration trends.

Portrait of New York

Portrait of New York£95.00

Cecil Beaton's witty and glamourous snapshot of Manhattan in the 1930s.

Christian Dior. La Cuisine Cousu-Main

Christian Dior. La Cuisine Cousu-MainSOLD

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A fragile, beautifully-produced publication celebrating Dior, the passionate gourmand, with illustrations by Rene Gruau.

Cecil Beaton
An Indian Album

An Indian Album£120.00

Cecil Beaton's photographs of war-time India, with the well-preserved dust jacket.

Cecil Beaton

Cecil Beaton£450.00

A scarce portfolio of heliogravure prints reproducing some of Cecil Beaton's most iconic portraits.

The Book of Beauty

The Book of Beauty£350.00

Cecil Beaton's scarce first book.

The Glass of Fashion

The Glass of Fashion£125.00

Beaton's lively account of the designers and tastemakers of early 20th century fashion.

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.