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Galateo, or, the Rules of Polite Behavior
Galateo, or, the Rules of Polite Behavior
Giovanni della Casa (author); Edited and Translated by M. F. Rusnak
The University of Chicago Press

Designer: Jill Shimabukuro
Art Director: Jill Shimabukuro
Design Firm: The University of Chicago Press

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George Grosz
George Grosz
Karen Wilken, William Louis-Dreyfus
New York Studio School

Designer: Tom Wood, Shaun Gillen, Joshua Davis
Art Director: Tom Wood
Design Firm: Wood Design

Submitted into 50 Books
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Georges Braque and the Cubist Still Life, 1928-1945
Georges Braque and the Cubist Still Life, 1928-1945
Karen K. Butler with Renée Maurer, and contributions by Patricia Favero, Uwe Fleckner, Gordon Hughes, Narayan Khandekar, Erin Mysak, and Éric Trudel
The Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum with The Phillips Collection and Prestel Delmonico

Designer: Michael Worthington and Stefano Giustiniani
Art Director: Michael Worthington
Design Firm: Counterspace
Other Credits: Type design by David Karwan French edition adaptation by Editions Prisma

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Geothermal Heat Pump Manual: A Design and Installation Guide for New York City.
Geothermal Heat Pump Manual: A Design and Installation Guide for New York City.
Editors: Thomas Paino, RA, Director, Office of Sustainable Design; Alex Posner,PG; Wendy Wan,RA LEED AP CEM
New York City Department of Design and Construction (DDC)

Designer: Eddie Opara, Ken Deegan
Art Director: Eddie Opara
Design Firm: Pentagram
Other Credits: Carrie Kawamura, design assistant

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Girl, 20
Girl, 20
Kingsley Amis
New York Review Books

Designer: Katy Homans
Art Director: N/A

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Goat Mountain
Goat Mountain
David Vann
HarperCollins Publishers

Designer: Richard Ljoenes
Art Director: Richard Ljoenes
Design Firm: HarperCollins Publishers
Other Credits: Front jacket photograph © William R. Peters Back jacket photograph © Chad Ress

Submitted into 50 Covers


Gobble You Up!
Gobble You Up!
Gita Wolf & Sunita
Tara Books

Designer: Rathna Ramanathan
Art Director: Gita Wolf
Design Firm: Minus9 Design
Other Credits: Production & Printing: C.Arumugam & AMM Screens, Chennai

Submitted into 50 Books
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Golden Boy
Golden Boy
Abigail Tarttelin
Atria Books

Designer: Charles Brock
Design Firm: Faceout Studio

Submitted into 50 Covers


Good Kids
Good Kids
Benjamin Nugent
Scribner

Designer: Jason Heuer
Art Director: Rex Bonomelli
Other Credits: Based on a Photograph by Jan Cobb/Getty Images

Submitted into 50 Covers


Grace in Uncertainty
Grace in Uncertainty
Jerry Takigawa
self

Designer: Jerry Takigawa and Jay Galster
Art Director: Jerry Takigawa
Design Firm: Takigawa Design
Other Credits: photographer: Jerry Takigawa writer: Jerry Takigawa

Submitted into 50 Books


Gravity of Birds
Gravity of Birds
Tracy Guzeman
Simon & Schuster

Designer: Christopher Lin
Art Director: Jackie Seow
Other Credits: Jacket Art: Bird Wallpaper (detail), c.1840/Rose Castle, Cumbria, UK/The Bridgeman Art Library

Submitted into 50 Covers


Gretchen Bender: Tracking the Thrill
Gretchen Bender: Tracking the Thrill
Philip Vanderhyden, Michelle Grabner
Poor Farm Press

Designer: Matthew Rezac
Design Firm: Matthew Rezac Graphic Design
Other Credits: IMAGE RETOUCHING: Greg Beckel

Submitted into 50 Books


Grubbed Stumps, Fixed Fence, Pa to Town: Our Nebraska Farm, 1871-2010
Grubbed Stumps, Fixed Fence, Pa to Town: Our Nebraska Farm, 1871-2010
William Norris Buffett
William Norris Buffett

Designer: Rick Rawlins
Art Director: Rick Rawlins
Design Firm: Rick Rawlins / Work
Other Credits: Editor, Carol Henderson Photographs from the collections of the Nebraska Stare Historical Society, the Durham Museum, the Library of Congress and the author. Produced with support from the Willa Cather Foundation. Production coordinator: Susan McNally Printer: Puritan Capital

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Guillermo del Toro Cabinet of Curiosities: My Notebooks, Collections, and Other Obsessions
Guillermo del Toro Cabinet of Curiosities: My Notebooks, Collections, and Other Obsessions
Guillermo del Toro
Harper Design/Insight Editions

Designer: Jon Glick
Art Director: Chrissy Kwasnik
Other Credits: cover: Jon Glick

Submitted into 50 Books


Gutai: Splendid Playground
Gutai: Splendid Playground
Edited by Alexandra Munroe and Ming Tiampo with contributions by Munroe, Tiampo, Pedro Erber, Lyn Hsieh, Nakajima Izumi, Katō Mizuho, Judith Rodenbeck, Hirai Shōichi, Reiko Tomii, and Midori Yoshimoto
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Designer: Miko McGinty and Rita Jules
Design Firm: Miko McGinty

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Guy de Cointet Tempo Rubato
Guy de Cointet Tempo Rubato
Magalí Arriola, Marie de Brugerolle, Jay Sanders
Fundación/Colección Jumex

Designer: Maricris Herrera
Art Director: Maricris Herrera

Submitted into 50 Books





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