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10:58 Nov 16, 2008
English to English translations [PRO] Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature / book genres
English term or phrase:a glossy museum book
I need to know what this is called, I will describe it as best I can, this is:
- A big book, with glossy photographs of a museum and its exhibits (like the MOMA, Guggenheim, etc.)
- The foreword has the history of the museum, and the book contains comments by famous and illustrious people in it
- It is not a commemorative book, nor a colector's edition
Can someone tell me the specific term for this type of book, or if not a term, a breif but precise work-around. I am really stuck on this.
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The The Handel House Museum Companion - A Review Page at the Teri Noel Towe .... On page 51 of the Handel House Museum Companion there is a photograph of a ... www.npj.com/homepage/teritowe/gfhhhcar.html
Sara Noss United Kingdom Local time: 13:04 Specializes in field Native speaker of: English
Notes to answerer
Asker: It is good, although it does sound like it is meant to help you get around the museum. I have been stuck on this term forever so I didn't expect a magic bullet, this may be what I go with, we'll see.