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Radical Cosmopolitics
Radical Cosmopolitics
James D. Ingram
Columbia University Press

Designer: Noah Arlow
Art Director: Julia Kushnirsky

Submitted into 50 Covers


Radium Baby
Radium Baby
St John Karp
Remora House

Art Director: Laura Ramie

Submitted into 50 Covers


Rage is Back
Rage is Back
Adam Mansbach
Viking

Designer: Jason Ramirez
Art Director: Paul Buckley

Submitted into 50 Covers


Ragnarök: o fim dos deuses (Ragnarök: the end of the gods)
Ragnarök: o fim dos deuses (Ragnarök: the end of the gods)
A.S. Byatt
Companhia das Letras

Designer: Carlo Giovani
Art Director: Carlo Giovani

Submitted into 50 Covers


Raising Financially Fit Kids
Raising Financially Fit Kids
joline Godfrey
Ten Speed Press

Designer: Kit Hinrichs
Art Director: Kit Hinrichs
Design Firm: Studio Hinrichs
Other Credits: Photos by Jock McDonald, Cover Photography by Jock McDonald

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Reading Magnum
Reading Magnum
Steven Hoelscher, editor
University of Texas Press

Designer: Derek George
Other Credits: Photography by various Magnum photographers

Submitted into 50 Books


Realizing Empathy: An Inquiry Into the Meaning of Making
Realizing Empathy: An Inquiry Into the Meaning of Making
Written by Seung Chan Lim / Edited by Todd Sattersten and Leslie Suzanne Fisher
self-published

Designer: Seung Chan Lim
Art Director: Seung Chan Lim

Submitted into 50 Books


Rebound: Dissections and Excavations in Book Art
Rebound: Dissections and Excavations in Book Art
Karen Ann Myers, Mark Sloan
Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art

Designer: Gil Shuler
Art Director: Karen Ann Myers
Design Firm: Gil Shuler Graphic Design

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Red-Inked Retablos
Red-Inked Retablos
Rigoberto Gonzalez
University of Arizona Press

Designer: Leigh McDonald
Art Director: Leigh McDonald
Other Credits: Cover illustration: The Song that Traverses a Tenubrous World, by Tino Rodriguez. Oil on wood 10" x 16", 2008

Submitted into 50 Covers


ReMaking America
ReMaking America
Editor, Richard McCormick
Alliance for American Manufacturing

Designer: Michael Braley, Cody Chatham
Art Director: Michael Braley
Design Firm: Shatterbox
Other Credits: Account Director: Kate DavisPrinter: Cenveo, St. Louis

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Renée Stout: Tales of the Conjure Woman
Renée Stout: Tales of the Conjure Woman
Mark Sloan, Lizz Biswell
Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art

Designer: Gil Shuler
Art Director: Mark Sloan, Renée Stout
Design Firm: Gil Shuler Graphic Design
Other Credits: The catalogue includes essays by several contributors, including Mark Sloan, Director of the Halsey Institute; Andrea Barnwell Brownlee, Director of the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art; and award-winning poet/essayist Kevin Young; and an interview with the artist conducted by Dr. Ade Ofunniyin.

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Rest In Pieces
Rest In Pieces
Bess Lovejoy
Simon & Schuster

Designer: Jason Heuer
Art Director: Michael Accordino
Other Credits: Illustrations by Mark Stutzman

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Return of the Dragon
Return of the Dragon
Denny Roy
Columbia University Press

Designer: Charles Brock
Other Credits: Illustration: Sail, uselessarm.com

Submitted into 50 Covers


Return to Earth: Ceramic Sculpture of Fontana, Melotti, Miró, Noguchi, and Picasso 1943–1963
Return to Earth: Ceramic Sculpture of Fontana, Melotti, Miró, Noguchi, and Picasso 1943–1963
Edited by Jed Morse; with contributions by Catherine Craft, Dakin Hart, and Marin R. Sullivan
Nasher Sculpture Center

Designer: Hillary Geller, J. Brad Sturm
Art Director: Cheryl Towler Weese
Design Firm: Studio Blue
Other Credits: Edited by Amy Teschner Color separations by Prographics, Rockford, IL Printed by Conti Tipocolor, Italy

Submitted into 50 Books


Rise and Fall of Apartheid
Rise and Fall of Apartheid
Okwui Enwezor and Rory Bester
DelMonico Books / Prestel & International Center of Photography

Designer: Maya Peraza-Baker

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Rivers
Rivers
Michael Farris Smith
Simon & Schuster

Designer: Michael Accordino
Art Director: Michael Accordino
Other Credits: Jacket Photograph by Joel Levan/Veer

Submitted into 50 Covers


Rockefeller Foundation Centennial Series
Rockefeller Foundation Centennial Series
Eric John Abrahamson, Ph.D.
Vantage Point Historical Services

Designer: Michael Gericke, Matt McInerney
Art Director: Michael Gericke
Design Firm: Pentagram

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Roger Ballen: Die Antwoord: I Fink U Freeky
Roger Ballen: Die Antwoord: I Fink U Freeky
Roger Ballen
Prestel Publishing

Designer: Benjamin Wolbergs

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers


Roni Horn: 153 Drawings
Roni Horn: 153 Drawings
Tacita Dean (Author), Briony Fer (Author), Michaela Unterdörfer (Editor), Amy Wilkins (Editor)
JRP|Ringier

Designer: Takaaki Matsumoto, Robin Brunelle
Art Director: Takaaki Matsumoto
Design Firm: Matsumoto Incorporated

Submitted into 50 Books
Submitted into 50 Covers





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