Art and design book publisher; Assouline specialises in luxurious books on art, design and lifestyle. Our edited selection touches on everything from motoring to travel, each with an emphasis on the well-lived life. This publisher’s informative and stylish tomes are sure to take pride of place on your coffee table.
-Publisher of luxury books
-The focus is on art and lifestyle
-Great for gifts
From journalist Mr Bruno Astuto, Assouline’s hardcover ‘In The Spirit Of Rio’ book is your portal to discovering the marvels of Brazil. It’s full of anecdotes and vibrant imagery of the dynamic city, capturing everything from the breathtaking coastal landscapes to the colourful celebrations of Carnival. Customise your itinerary using the carefully curated directory of the best dining, shopping and sightseeing areas.
Assouline’s Impossible Collection series zeroes in on a subject or iconic design and looks at some of the most revered interpretations of it. This book focuses on motorcycles and features models such as the 1948 Vincent Series Rapide on which Mr Rollie Free shattered the land speed record, the 1969 Easy Rider bike and the 1973 Harley-Davidson XR750 synonymous with Mr Evel Knievel. A true collector’s item, this handsome tome is presented in a sleek hand-bound clam-shell case meant for display. EDITORS’ NOTES
Bordeaux ranks as one of the world’s premiere winemaking regions, with a history spanning back to the 1st century. This Assouline volume catalogues wines from the area, and is complete with a glossary of terms and tasting notes for the budding (or already authoritative) connoisseur. Gift it to the oenophile in your life. EDITORS’ NOTES
Mr Maxime Gaillard opened Maxim’s de Paris at 3 rue Royale in 1893 and it became the glamorous haunt of millionaires, artists and socialites, including the beautiful courtesan Ms Irma de Montigny. Compiled by historian Jean-Pascal Hesse, a close collaborator of the venue’s current owner Pierre Cardin, this volume documents its Art Nouveau architecture, iconic clientele and even features a selection of the restaurant’s most famous recipes. The elegant red velvet hardcover will make an eye-catching addition to your coffee table. EDITORS’ NOTES
Coca-Cola is a global icon that’s served as a touchstone of pop culture for more than a century. A brand that has transcended its soda-fountain roots, it has garnered a place in people’s lives and memories. This three-volume set recounts the company’s influence in film, music and sports with forewords penned by Messrs Ridley Scott, Quincy Jones, and LeBron James, respectively. A brilliant gift for any history buff, it comes packaged in a handsome slipcase that will stand out on your shelf.