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Picture of Adrift (Signed)

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"In 2013 I traveled from the continent of Antarctica to Barrow, Alaska, 320 miles north of the Artic Circle, through seventeen countries in the Americas. I documented dwellings, how human habitation responds to and reflects harsh landscapes, and the means with which societies adapt to changing climates, both cultural and physical. During the journey I was drawn to subjects which were both a departure from my work yet still felt like a familiar target: organic and inorganic structures succumbing to the effects of a warming planet." — Magda Biernat

Adrift is a sequenced series of photographs that occilates between icebergs 'adrift' on the ocean and manmade structures submerged in snow. They are hauntingly silent images that might arise out of a frozen dream of a forgotten world and culture. The accordian fold of the book lends itself to a sense of floating from one image to the next.

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Publisher: Ink & Bellows LTD

Size: 6 8"

48 pages, 26 colour accordion fold illustrations

Magda Biernat
Adrift is a sequenced series of photographs that occilates between icebergs 'adrift' on the ocean and manmade structures submerged in snow.
£36.00

Picture of Berlin 1978-1987

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When photographer Boris Becker showed his first monograph "Photographs 1984-2009", it showed 25 years of photography. For the 1961 born artists "a quarter century of suffering" how he commented with a wink. But Boris Becker started taking photographs before he studied from 1984-1990 at the academy of fine arts in Düsseldorf in the class of Bernd & Hilla Becher. The book "Berlin 1978-1987" shows the photographers early work, shot on 35mm and medium format, that gained importance through the course of history and changes of our perception. Boris Becker photographed in a divided Berlin. In his images we can see the war and the seperation of the city and what it caused in both parts. The book is arranged in chapters that form image-groups and also testify of the political sensitivity of the artist: The east- and westsector of the city, the wall and border installations, the desolate diplomatic-district, the subway reduced to empty wooden wagons and deserted stations, and a series of bunkers that will become Beckers most extensive series later on with over 700 images of World War II bunkers. Gallery Heinz Holtmann, Cologne showed 46 of the works in an exhibition in 2014. "Berlin 1978-1987" now shows the complete series with 55 color- and 34 black & white plates.

The photographer Boris Becker describes himself as an imagefinder. The master-class pupil of Düsseldorfs Becher-class, 1961 born in cologne (germany), is one oft the most influential photo-artists. Less the symbolic power of the motive rather than the visual impact of the buildings and landscapes are the mainfocus of his work.

Publisher: PogoBooks

Size: 170 x 215 mm

128 Pages, 55 color plates, 34 duotone plates

First Edition

500 Copies

Essays by: Gerhart Baum (Federal Minister of the Interior from 1978-1982) and Roswitha Haring

Boris Becker
The photographer Boris Becker describes himself as an imagefinder. The master-class pupil of Düsseldorfs Becher-class, 1961 born in cologne (germany), is one oft the most influential photo-artists.
£20.70

Picture of Brighter Later (Signed)

Publisher's Description

As an island race we have always looked out; to find food from the sea, to find opportunity to trade, to find adventure, and to find ourselves. Brighter Later is a journey around the coastal counties of Britain. It is a portrait of the island, looking out rather than in.

As novelist Melissa Harrison writes in her essay included in the book:

"Brian David Stevens’ simple seascapes require a slowing-down, a recalibrating of our usual demand for information, drama and resolution. More than just requiring it, in fact, they induce it: each pair of images leads us quietly out of our everyday world and stands us on a British beach somewhere, shielding our eyes against all that reflected light, that surfeit of sky."

Brighter Later features 68pp of full colour photographs, together with text from Brian David Stevens and Melissa Harrison, with design and layout by Wayne Ford.

Publisher: Tartaruga

Size: 290 x 155 mm

68 pages

Brian David Stevens
Brighter Later is a journey around the coastal counties of Britain. It is a portrait of the island, looking out rather than in.
£30.00

Picture of Beyond Maps and Atlases (Signed)

Taking advance orders for signed copies, available March 2016

Publisher's Description

In this new body of work, Beyond Maps and Atlases, Bertien van Manen turns to Ireland. Van Manen says, ‘At first, working in Ireland I wasn’t sure what I was looking for. My husband had died. I dispensed with the people and reflected on the atmosphere. I was guided by a feeling and a search, a longing for some kind of meaning in a place of myths and legends. There was mystery and endlessness at the edge of a land beyond which is nothing but a vast expanse.’

Where can it be found again,
An elswhere world, beyond
Maps and atlases,
Where all is woven into
And of itself, like a nest
Of crosshatched grass blades?
Seamus Heaney

Van Manen rolled into photography almost by accident, taking pictures of her children with an old camera. As her work became more public she was soon drafted into the world of fashion photography. In 1977 she tired of the industry, and on discovering the documentary photography of Robert Frank and Josef Koudelka, van Manen began to explore the developing relationship between herself and her subjects, keeping a closeness and developing a personal, organic style of photography.

Publisher: Mack Books

Size: 260 x 290 mm

60 pages

Bertien van Manen
In this new body of work, Beyond Maps and Atlases, Bertien van Manen turns to Ireland.
£35.00

Picture of Lost in the City (Collector's Edition)

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A fully cloth-covered Collector's Edition of Lost in the City by Nicholas Sack presented in a bespoke cloth-covered clamshell box complete with signed and numbered limited edition print. This Collector's Edition is limited to 150 copies.

Edition numbers allocated from lowest to highest as orders are processed.

Nicholas Sack's black and white photographs of office workers in and around the City of London capture isolated individuals and set them against the imposing architecture of modern London. The work is beautiful but also unnerving and reminds us of the alienation that can be felt in the heart of a city as well as obliquely commenting on the moral uncertainty of the banking practices in the City . The book is accompanied by an introductory essay by the well-known writer Iain Sinclair.

Publisher: Hoxton Mini Press

Nicholas Sack
A fully cloth-covered Collector's Edition of Lost in the City by Nicholas Sack presented in a bespoke cloth-covered clamshell box complete with signed and numbered limited edition print. This Collector's Edition is limited to 150 copies.
£40.50

Picture of Hackney By Night (Collector's Edition)

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A fully cloth-covered Collector's Edition of Hackney By Night by David George presented in a bespoke cloth-covered clamshell box complete with signed and numbered limited edition print. This Collector's Edition is limited to 150 copies.

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David George’s photographs of Hackney by night reveal urban landscapes of stillness but also strange pastoral beauty. Here is the London that we miss when we sleep. The images are accompanied by a short story by Karen Falconer that takes the reader on a parallel journey into the night of the narrator’s past and a painful memory that is unresolved...

Publisher: Hoxton Mini Press

David George
A fully cloth-covered Collector's Edition of Hackney By Night by David George presented in a bespoke cloth-covered clamshell box complete with signed and numbered limited edition print. This Collector's Edition is limited to 150 copies.
£40.50

Picture of Talking Stones

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A shaman stone sends its song across the Gobi desert. Tibetan prayer flags flutter in the wind sending prayers to the blue sky from a celebratory rock at Namtso Lake. Pictograms found in cliffs in the American Southwest, Africa, Australia, and Asia bear witness to the close relationship of man to the spirit world. Natural rocks stand majestically at their empowered sites. For 30 years, photographer Elaine Ling wandered through deserts, canyons and jungles gathering the mythology of »stones«. Across four continents, she travels with her strong cultural sensitivities: her birth heritage from the East and her philosophies from the West where she lived from the age of nine and studied medicine. In trust, we place a certain permanence in stones. But their fragility is at risk of destruction by the erosive forces of nature and the destructive forces of war. This book offers a stunning global view of a very unique presentation of natural and ancient stones. Listen to the polyphonic voice of »talking stones«.

Born in Hong Kong, Elaine Ling lives in Canada. Ling’s photographs, widely exhibited and published, are in the permanent collections of numerous museum and private collections.

'Much of human history is gleaned from the marks left in stone by our ancestors. Elaine Ling has travelled the world gathering what may be the most comprehensive body of work by a visual artist about the most compelling and spiritually charged stones still residing among us. These beautiful black-and-white images, made from the now extinct Polaroid Type-55 black-and-white negatives, are a fitting medium with which to capture these human histories. This beautiful and timely book arrives as the anxiety of our times causes many of us to wonder just how long our current monuments of stone will endure.' Ed Burtynsky

Publisher: Kehrer Verlag

Size: 280 x 310 mm

144 pages, 114 tritone illustrations

Elaine Ling
For 30 years, photographer Elaine Ling wandered through deserts, canyons and jungles gathering the mythology of 'stones'. Across four continents, she travels with her strong cultural sensitivities: her birth heritage from the East and her philosophies from the West where she lived from the age of nine and studied medicine.
£31.50

Picture of BEDU

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BEDU completes Jim Mangan's trilogy on the subject of rebirth, which includes the series Winter's Children and Color'd. Photographing models running completely and utterly naked (this is a consistent theme throughout the series) through the sands of the Sahara Desert, his dreamy photographs capture the very essence of disinhibition, nature and freedom.

Being Jim's debuting project as a photographer (before he worked in the snowboarding industry before boldly quitting to pursue his life long ambition to be a photographer) Bedu demonstrates a clear step away from the colour dominated images of both Winter's Children and Color'd and thus his progression and potential as a photographer.

BEDU was shot in the Little Sahara Desert, Utah with the following models: Celine Boucher, Spencer David, Chris Van Dine, Alex Graves, Jenny Hong, Vlada Kleynburg, Corigan Kushma, and Peter Sutherland.

Publisher: Pogobooks

Size: 200 x 280 mm

60 Pages

Jim Mangan
Photographing models running completely and utterly naked (this is a consistent theme throughout the series) through the sands of Utah, his dreamy photographs capture the very essence of inhibition, nature and freedom.
£25.20

Picture of Living Photographs

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In 1917, as the United States were entering World War I, the English photographer, Arthur Mole (1889-1983) created a new type of iconography, which proved useful to the promotion of American nationalism. With the help of his colleague, John D. Thomas, he created sprawling photographic composi- tions of American society’s symbols and emblems, by assembling and positioning thousands of men into the chosen shapes along the ground. The compositions included the American flag in the shape of a shield, the emblem of the Marines, the Statue of Liberty, and a profile portrait of Woodrow Wilson, among others. The book brings together these avant-garde propaganda photographs, which Mole called «living photographs» even though the individual is rendered invi- sible in favour of the crowd.

The book also contains a section which showcases a series of reframings and enlar- gements of images contained within the photographs. By modifying the scale of the photographed bodies, which at times ren- ders the images almost abstract, these reframings invite the reader to reinterpret Mole’s photographs.

The book is accompanied by Louis Kaplan’s essay titled Photographic Patriotism: Arthur Mole’s Living Photographs.

Publsher: RVB Books

Size: 240 x 330 mm

128 pages

Arthur Mole
In 1917, as the United States were entering World War I, the English photographer, Arthur Mole (1889-1983) created a new type of iconography, which proved useful to the promotion of American nationalism. With the help of his colleague, John D. Thomas, he created sprawling photographic composi- tions of American society’s symbols and emblems, by assembling and positioning thousands of men into the chosen shapes along the ground.
£28.80

Picture of Restricted Areas

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This year’s winner of the European Publishers Award for Photography is Russian photographer Danila Tkachenko with his book project Restricted Areas.

The work is an exploration of the extraordinary technological and cultural remnants of the former Soviet Union which can still be found hidden within ‘secret’ areas in isolated parts of the former USSR – secret cities untraceable on maps; military or scientific bases where access is strictly prohibited; extensive, deserted areas that were once locations for space technology or nuclear testing. The sites resonate as symbols of a regime striving to control not only nature and the harsh environment of the sites, but also its own people – the Soviet citizens. And yet, to counterbalance this lust for power and control, there is also a clear sense of a utopian vision of technological development.

Danila Tkachenko describes the project:
I travel in search of places which used to have great importance for technological progress – and which are now deserted. Those places lost their significance along with the utopian ideology which is now obsolete. Secret cities that cannot be found on maps, forgotten scientific triumphs, abandoned buildings of almost inhuman complexity. The perfect technocratic future that never came.

Publisher: Dewi Lewis Publishing

Size: 300 x 240mm

104 pages, 40 colour plates

Danila Tkachenko
This year’s winner of the European Publishers Award for Photography is Russian photographer Danila Tkachenko with his book project Restricted Areas.
£31.50

Picture of Tideland

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After five years of looking closely through his camera at a small beach, David Batchelder no longer sees the shores as we know them. His vision now is of a private reality within the tideland. In Tideland, Batchelder invites you to join him in his visual journey into a tideland like none that has yet been photographed.

Batchelder uses the camera, not to picture more clearly that which we already know, but to discover and capture that which we have no idea exists. He shares with us an inexplicable, ambiguous, imaginative and odd world of magical visions – landscapes, spaces, creatures and curious objects, disfigured and eroded by the ocean. Although Batchelder uses digital processes, his approach to creative camera work has its origin very much in the era of film, using a digital camera and Photoshop as one would have used a film camera and a darkroom.

David Campany’s essay introduces Batchelder’s tideland world where the viewer’s imagination and memory take over and, you too, leave the beach as you now know it.

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Publisher: Schildt Publishing

Size: 228 x 315 mm

256 pages with approx. 120 photos in full colour

David Batchelder
After five years of looking closely through his camera at a small beach, David Batchelder no longer sees the shores as we know them. His vision now is of a private reality within the tideland.
£45.00

Picture of City Is A Novel

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'Alexey Titarenko: The City Is A Novel' is the first major monograph devoted to over 30 years of the artist’s distinguished career (1991 - 2014).

The book features more than 120 photographs that comprise a poetic visual narrative focused on four cities: Saint Petersburg, Venice, Havana, and New York. Insightful essays about Titarenko’s work are contributed by Gabriel Bauret, photography historian, critic, and curator, Paris based; Brett Abbott, Curator of Photography, High Museum of Art, Atlanta; and Sean Corcoran, Curator of Prints and Photographs, Museum of the City of New York.

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Publisher: Damiani

208 pages, 122 illustrations

Alexey Titarenko
'Alexey Titarenko: The City Is A Novel' is the first major monograph devoted to over 30 years of the artist’s distinguished career (1991 - 2014)
£36.00

Picture of Dirt Meridian

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In this latest book by the acclaimed photographer of ‘Detroit Disassembled’, Andrew Moore takes to the air to create an intimate vision of the High Plains. The “Meridian” of the title refers to the 100th meridian, the longitude that neatly bisects the country and has long been considered the dividing line between the fertile green East and dry brown West of the United States. Much of the meridian traverses America’s “flyover country”, those remote and sparsely populated landscapes with a long history of repeated drought and failed dreams. Yet other parts of the meridian overlap bustling and contentious zones such as the heavily fracked Bakken formation in North Dakota. ‘Dirt Meridian’ interweaves both these stories together: the enduring myths and rich history of a place where so little meets the eye, alongside a portrayal of those who continue to live amidst its vast and severe magnificence.

Many photographs in this book were made using a specially modified camera in a low flying plane; the resulting pictures, with their literal bird eye’s view, offer the viewer a unique perspective of this quintessential “American” landscape of no conspicuous markers or limits. Moore was also assisted by a wideranging group of ranchers, farmers, crop dusters, game wardens, writers, and historians during his ten years of work on this project.

The book includes a preface by the late noted author Kent Haruf, a story by the writer Inara Verzemnieks, an essay by noted curator of Western Art, Toby Jurovics, as well as extensive set of endnotes about the images themselves.

Publisher:Damiani

132 pages, 60 illustrations

1.78 cms H x 28.19 cms L x 36.07 cms W (1.52 kgs)

Andrew Moore
In this latest book by the acclaimed photographer of ‘Detroit Disassembled’, Andrew Moore takes to the air to create an intimate vision of the High Plains.
£31.50

Picture of Landscape 2007 - 2014

Publisher's Description


LANDSCAPE 2007-2014 by Piyatat Hemmatat is a limited edition artist's book of his Landscape series in which for the last seven years he explored 'his alternate reality', the landscape. His exploration of nature has informed many of his published projects and has enabled him to get back in touch with his instincts and derive creative strength from them. LANDSCAPE is a collection of his most illuminating encounters that translated into a stunning selection of thirty landscape photographs in this beautifully-produced artist's edition.

Publisher: Serindia Publications

Size: 250 x 320 mm

80 pages, 30 colour images

Piyatat Hemmatat
LANDSCAPE 2007-2014 by Piyatat Hemmatat is a limited edition artist's book of his Landscape series in which for the last seven years he explored 'his alternate reality', the landscape.
£35.10

Picture of PEAK signed

Signed copy

Publisher's Description

Initially published in 2014 as a fanzine, PEAK documents the Dolomites, originally known as the pale mountains. 

The book meditates upon the dualism between apex and nadir and the constant alternation of both. By folding double sided prints, each spread becomes a juxtaposition of two separate peaks, each joining to the next one and forming a cycle, from night to day, from summer to winter, and back.

Publisher: Rorhof

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Size: 160 x 240 mm

180 pages, 90 images

Nicoló Degiorgis
Initially published in 2014 as a fanzine, PEAK documents the Dolomites, originally known as the pale mountains.
£25.00

Picture of City of Mines

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Victor, Colorado ­– the City of Mines – came into life in the early 1890s when a prospector who had been unsuccessfully searching for gold for nineteen years finally hit pay dirt. Victor, and the nearby Cripple Creek, became the two key towns in a strip of land just ten miles by six that offered up an extraordinary geological bonanza. People flocked into Victor in search of their fortunes and its population quickly rose to over 18,000. Flourishing businesses served the miners and the hundreds of surrounding mines, and an area which had once been isolated ranching country became totally transformed. The gold and the prospectors are now long gone, but Victor, with its current population of now only 450, still echoes this history in its streets and buildings.

Anderson & Low discovered it by chance fifteen years ago and were immediately mesmerized by the town’s individuality. With its sense of being a place outside of time – neither of the present nor of the past – it has drawn them back repeatedly.

In their images they weave back-and-forth from expansive landscapes, through to expressive architectural images and intimate interiors. Whilst their subjects are primarily architectural, the human imprint of these historic structures is evident and powerfully conveyed. The result is a disarmingly intimate and moving study of a small American town.

For over 25 years, Anderson & Low have collaborated in the creation of photographic and video art projects. Perhaps best known for their portraiture, they have also undertaken many critically acclaimed projects incorporating architecture and landscape. Their work is held in numerous public, museum and national collections worldwide including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, The National Portrait Galleries of both the UK and Australia, and has featured at the Venice Biennale. The City of Mines will be exhibited in Colorado Springs in autumn 2015.

Publisher: Dewi Lewis Publishing

Size: 245 x 318 mm

120 pages, 98 colour plates 

Anderson & Low
Victor, Colorado ­– the City of Mines – came into life in the early 1890s when a prospector who had been unsuccessfully searching for gold for nineteen years finally hit pay dirt. Victor, and the nearby Cripple Creek, became the two key towns in a strip of land just ten miles by six that offered up an extraordinary geological bonanza.
£31.50

Picture of India (signed)

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India explores the lives of everyday people in extraordinary settings through the camera lens of Steve McCurry, one of the most admired photographers in the world.

This new portfolio of emotive and beautiful work features 150 previously unpublished photos, taken across the Indian subcontinent, along with images that have become known across the globe.

Reproduced in a large format with captions, and an introductory essay, India features a range of color pictures illustrating this most colorful of countries, capturing the lives of everyday people in extraordinary settings: from the Ganesh festival on Chowpatty beach in Mumbai to the Kolkata railway station at dawn to the flower markets of Kashmir and the streets of Old Delhi.

Huger Foote was born in 1961, in Memphis, Tennessee, and has held numerous solo exhibitions in London, New York, Paris, and other cities, including his hometown of Memphis. His work hangs in many public and private collections. This is his second monograph since “My Friend from Memphis”, published by Booth Clibborn Editions in 2001. He resides in NYC and upstate NY.

Signed copy

Sample images

Publisher: Phaidon

Size: 380 x 275 mm

208 pages,150 colour illustrations

Steve McCurry
This new portfolio of emotive and beautiful work features 150 previously unpublished photos, taken across the Indian subcontinent, along with images that have become known across the globe.
£39.95

Picture of Cape Light

Publisher's Description

Cape Light, Joel Meyerowitz’s series of serene and contemplative color photographs taken on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, quickly became one of the most influential and popular photography books in the latter part of the twentieth century, breaking new ground both for color photography and for the medium’s acceptance into the art world. Now, over thirty-five years later, Aperture is pleased to bring back this classic collection in its original form.The book features all the now-iconic images of the original edition, newly remastered and printed as never before. In it, everyday scenes—an approaching storm, a local grocery store at dusk, the view through a bedroom window—are transformed by the stunning light of Cape Cod and the luminous vision of the photographer. Meyerowitz is a contemporary masterof color photography, and through his eyes small-town life on the Cape is imbued once more with a powerful and captivating beauty.

Publisher: Aperture

Size: 11 ½ x 9 ¾"

112 pages, 40 four-color images 

Joel Meyerowitz
ape Light, Joel Meyerowitz’s series of serene and contemplative color photographs taken on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, quickly became one of the most influential and popular photography books in the latter part of the twentieth century.
£27.00

Picture of Goddess

Publisher's Description

Caleb Cain Marcus journeyed fifteen hundred miles along the Ganges River to make 'Goddess', which offers glimpses into moments when the façade of reality dissolves and the presence of space is revealed in landscapes. The images use color, light, and atmospheric conditions to define and describe the quality of space. The work pushes deeper into the artist’s exploration of color that has been carefully built up to create a poetic feeling of the beyond.

Publisher: Damiani Editore

116 pages

90 illustrations

9.75 x 11.5 in

Caleb Cain Marcus
Caleb Cain Marcus journeyed fifteen hundred miles along the Ganges River to make 'Goddess', which offers glimpses into moments when the façade of reality dissolves and the presence of space is revealed in landscapes.
£31.50

Picture of Dark City: Urban America at Night

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Publisher's Description

'Dark City' is a further exploration of the urban landscape at dusk and dawn, with a new focus on the effects of the recent economic turmoil on New York and other American cities. Shuttered stores and empty lots in city centers and fringe areas alike reveal a haunting and disquieting beauty. Occasionally, a person or the artist herself is visible as a ghosted image or shadow. Photographs in 'Dark City' also counterbalance signs of loss with a more optimistic message. They reveal a natural cycle of decay and rebirth in urban ecology, as objects such as ladders and brooms signal that the work of renewal is under way. 

'Dark City' is ultimately a dynamic and ongoing dialogue between defined place and empty space that will fascinate general readers and urban specialists alike.

Foreword by Geoff Dyer

Publisher: Damiani Editore

128 pages, 80 illustrations

13.25 x 10 in

Lynn Saville
'Dark City' is a further exploration of the urban landscape at dusk and dawn, with a new focus on the effects of the recent economic turmoil on New York and other American cities.
£31.50

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