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Great day on Gilt today—click over to the Home section and there's a brilliant Assouline sample sale going on. Assouline is a publisher that specializes in lifestyle, fashion, art, design and collectible books.
The books are highly collectible—they're stylish and witty, are great for research purposes, and some of them (like the Amy Sacco Cocktail book, left) really capture the feeling and excitement of a time and a place in contemporary culture—moments in recent history that come and go, and would never make it into conventional history texts.
· Assouline sale [Gilt]