Gift Guide: Holiday Book List

13 stylish new titles to add to the coffee table collection this season.

Rizzoli (3); Phaidon; Taschen; Abrams Books
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If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a glossy coffee table book full of them is one very efficient way to show someone you love them this holiday season. Equal parts immersive tome and beautiful objet d'art, mixing quality storytelling with high, tactile design, these distinctly stylish hardcovers—which range from the largest ever portfolio of Mario Testino’s work to an illustrated love letter to all things Italian—are the perfect gifts for the fashion- and design-inclined loved ones on your list. Here, our favorite new releases. 

Looking for more gifting ideas? Find answers to all your holiday needs at our Ultimate Gift Guide page »

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