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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A Sample Book of Fashion Fabrics dating from Winter 1897

A Sample Book of Fashion Fabrics dating from Winter 1897£575.00

A fascinating handmade notebook filled with vibrant samples of fashion fabrics.

Senshoku taikan [Textile Pattern Designs]

Senshoku taikan [Textile Pattern Designs]£1,500.00

A beautiful example of early 20th Century pochoir stencil printing.

Shocking Life

Shocking Life£550.00

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

The Book of Beauty [DELUXE SIGNED EDITION]

The Book of Beauty [DELUXE SIGNED EDITION]£2,250.00

A deluxe, signed edition of Cecil Beaton's scarce first book.

Sun Valley, Idaho

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A scarce portfolio of photographs by the fashion and sports photographer Toni Frissell.

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David Hicks on decoration - 5

David Hicks on decoration - 5£120.00

The fifth volume in David Hick's classic series of design volumes, with the iconic cross dust jacket.

Flair: Fashion Collected by Tina Chow

Flair: Fashion Collected by Tina Chow£95.00

A curated exhibition of clothing owned by the 80s style icon Tina Chow.

Gio Ponti. The Complete Work 1923-1978

Gio Ponti. The Complete Work 1923-1978£480.00

A scarce copy of what remains the most comprehensive book on Gio Ponti, written by his daughter.

Les Vitrines Hermes. Contes nomades de Leila Menchari

Les Vitrines Hermes. Contes nomades de Leila Menchari£450.00

A scarce book dedicated to the magical window-displays created by Leila Menchari for Hermes.

Robes of Thespis. Costume Designs by Modern Artists

Robes of Thespis. Costume Designs by Modern ArtistsSOLD

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A showcase of early 20th Century costume designers. Very scarce with the dust jacket.

Original Stage Designs
Costume design for Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni performed at the Metropolitan Opera, New York.

Costume design for Donna Elvira in Don Giovanni performed at the Metropolitan Opera, New York.£1,750.00

An exquisite costume design by Eugene Berman for the opera that marked the pinnacle of his theatrical work.

Set design for George Balanchine's Ballet Imperial performed by the Sadler's Wells Ballet, London.

Set design for George Balanchine's Ballet Imperial performed by the Sadler's Wells Ballet, London.£2,500.00

An exuberant stage design by Eugene Berman for George Balanchine's Ballet Imperial.

Stage design for Act II, Scene 3 in Don Giovanni performed at the Metropolitan Opera, New York.

Stage design for Act II, Scene 3 in Don Giovanni performed at the Metropolitan Opera, New York.£2,500.00

An exquisite stage design by Eugene Berman for the opera that marked the pinnacle of his theatrical work.

Stage design for Act II, Scene 5 in Don Giovanni performed at the Metropolitan Opera, New York.

Stage design for Act II, Scene 5 in Don Giovanni performed at the Metropolitan Opera, New York.£3,000.00

An exquisite stage design by Eugene Berman for the opera that marked the pinnacle of his theatrical work.

Stage design for Act IV in Otello performed at the Metropolitan Opera, New York.

Stage design for Act IV in Otello performed at the Metropolitan Opera, New York.£3,500.00

An exquisite stage design by Eugene Berman for his final opera Verdi's Otello.