Book Du Jour: In the Company of an Invisible Man by Harry Rose

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Title of publication: In the Company of an Invisible Man
Name of artist: Harry Rose
Additional contributor/s: Kate Mercer, Writer
Design: Designed by Harry Rose and Creative Chief 
Editor: Peter Bobby, Harry Rose, Kate Mercer
Series name: n/a
Press: Self Published
Publication date: June 6th
Place of publication: n/a
Edition size: 100 copies
Format:  Softcover 
Size: n/a
Number of pages: n/a
Type of printing: Lithography 
Type of paper: Off white litho
Name of printer: Hello Blue
Number of pictures: 20
Price: £15

Description of book: Exploration into the notion of loss, memory, place and landscape.

The best thing about self-publishing: A whole vacuum of stories and ideas can be presented by the artists themselves, without having to go through third parties.

Artist website: http://cargocollective.com/harryrose
Press website: http://inthecompanyofaninvisibleman.bigcartel.com/

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Self Publish, Be Naughty: Karl Child & Claire Angel

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Karl Child & Claire Angel

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Book Du Jour: We Are Leeds By Tim Morris

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Title of publication:
We Are Leeds
Name of artist: Tim Morris
Additional contributor/s: Copy: Graham Doran
Design: Peter Ward
Editor: Self
Series name: n/a
Press: Self
Publication date: 2012
Place of publication: Leeds, UK
Edition size: 3000
Format: Soft cover with cover sheet
Size: 31cm x 22.5 cm
Number of pages: 28
Type of printing: Digital
Type of paper: Uncoated Digital Stock
Name of printer: Harrogate Print Ltd
Number of pictures: 16
Price: £12

Description of book: A series of portraits featuring the infamous Leeds United
football team of the 1970’s using ‘Bubble Gum’ cards from the period. Each scenario
reflects the occupation each player adopted when they retired from the game. These
70′s icons blending back into public life as market stall holders, insurance brokers
and social workers.

The best thing about self-publishing: Total freedom – It’s your book.

Artist website: www.timmorrisphotographer.com
Press website: www.ateamincards.com

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SPBH ♥ Alejandra Franch

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Alejandra Franch

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Book Du Jour: De: Stockholm
By Harry Bloch & Jacques Borel

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Title of publication: De: Stockholm
Name of artist: Brendan Austin, Thobias Fäldt, Marcus Harrling, Linda Hofvander, Inka and Niclas, Klara Källström, Björn Larsson, Hanna Ljungh, Märta Thisner, Lars Tunbjörk & Erik Undehn
Additional contributor/s: Christopher West (Typedesign)
Design: Rollergirl.ch – Harry Bloch & Jacques Borel
Editor: Self edited
Series name: De:
Press: Rollergirl.ch, Self published
Publication date: 22.05.014
Place of publication: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Edition size: 500
Format: Softcover
Size: 21 × 29,7 cm
Number of pages: 48
Type of printing: offset, 3 spot colors, Red, Green & Blue
Type of paper:  Maxigloss 170g/m2
Name of printer: Raddraaier b.v., Amsterdam
Number of pictures: 94
Price: 25€

Description of book: De: Stockholm is a book showing a collection of images made by eleven Stockholm-based photographers. 
Instead of using the regular print colors (cyan/magenta/yellow/black), the book is printed using only screen colors (red, green, blue).

The best thing about self-publishing: Experimental freedom.

Artist website: http://rollergirl.ch/
Press website: http://debooks.bigcartel.com

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