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Mr Freedom - Tommy Roberts: British Design Hero

Author: Paul Gorman
Foreword by Sir Paul Smith

Publication date: June 2012

MR FREEDOM is a highly visual celebration of the man who became a magnet for the most famous and stylish people in the world, Tommy Roberts. With an impressive array of images, many rare and not previously published, a stellar cast of contributors, unlimited access to its subject and a foreword by Sir Paul Smith, MR FREEDOM traces Roberts career from his time as a student at London's Goldsmith's art school in the late 50s to the present day.

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Any Day Now: David Bowie – The London Years (1947-1974)

Author: Kevin Cann
Foreword by Kenneth Pitt

Publication date: November 2010

ANY DAY NOW is the 336pp in-depth and highly visual chronology that charts the rise of one of the most formidable artists of our time, David Bowie, from his birth in London in 1947 to the release of his album Diamond Dogs in 1974 and his departure as a resident from the UK.

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Reasons To Be Cheerful: The Life and Work of Barney Bubbles NEW EDITION

Author: Paul Gorman
Foreword: Malcolm Garrett

Publication date: October 2010

Following the success of the first edition, Adelita is pleased to announce the publication of a new edition of REASONS TO BE CHEERFUL. Containing hundreds of rare and previously unpublished photographs, working sketches, notebooks and original artwork. The new edition includes more than 50 new images, a number of fresh interviews plus additional and exclusive facts and information

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How to Prepare for a Career in Fashion
The Fashion Careers Clinic Guide

Author: Stephanie Finnan

Publication date: September 2010

How to Prepare for a Career in Fashion is the first in a series of fashion career-related titles from The Fashion Careers Clinic. This easy-to-follow highly visual guide provides an invaluable introduction to the fashion industry for school, college and university students, as well as anyone with an interest in the subject.

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