Season’s Greetings and All That Jazz

A little splash of round the house fashion in a New Years video greeting card from Jumel Terrace via Deutsche Vogue. Ain’t we spiff?

Bruce Weber: My City, My New York


Books And Weapons


This week’s special at Jumel Terrace Books  

La Vie, Le Monde.

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Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has To Travel


Premiering tonight at MOMA, opening Sept 21st in New York, Los Angeles & Paris, Oct 1st, nationally.  I have my last say near the end of the film.

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Hysterical Literature: Putting the Ass in “Leaves of Grass”

Her deeply moving crescendo to “The Song of Myself” starts 9 minutes in.

Bronze Librarian Thrills


“If you are ever in the New York area and wish to obtain a book, be sure to call on librarian Frances Hamilton at the local library.  The beautiful miss graces the May 1965 cover of Bronze Thrills.  She stands 5 ft. 5 in. tall and weighs only 120.  She has curves that are all in [...]

Now in stock: The Secret History of the Black Pin Up: Women of Color from the Pin Up to Porn. Jim Linderman.


Keep Calm and Carry On

In these dark times solace comes keeping the faith that even atheists believe.  Towards that end booksellers suggest…