Adam Glassman's 8 New Coffee Table Books for Everyone on Your List

With all the tablets and readers and e-gizmos out there, I think these beautifully photographed, substantial tomes are among the last actual books that people own these days. Here are my picks for gorgeous, inspiring gifts that will last a lifetime.
Talking Heads

Talking Heads: The Vent Haven Portraits

224 pages; Pointed Leaf Press
Known for his celebrity portraits, photographer Rolston takes on an entirely different subject: headshots of ventriloquist dummies found in the Vent Haven Museum in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky.
— Adam Glassman