Books about Tattoos, Tattoo Designs, Tattoo Stories

Learn more about the history of tattooing and tattoos. Some of these books feature historic looks at the practice of tattooing, some are humorous, some include lots of tattoo pictures. Learn about various styles of tattooing and how different cultures perceive tattoos.

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  • The Tattoo History Source Book is an exhaustingly thorough, lavishly illustrated collection of historical records of tattooin...

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  • No longer the domain of bikers and sailors, tattoos can now be found decorating the skin of soccer moms and white-collar exec...

    $18.23

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  • Tattoos are no longer unusual or uncommon; they are now an undeniable element of mainstream style and fashion. But tattoos ar...

    $7.88

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  • In the 1830s, missionaries in French Polynesia sought to suppress the traditional art of tattooing, because they believed it ...

    $94.99

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  • The Big Book of Tattoo...

    $16.54

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  • Tattoos have become increasingly popular in recent years, especially among young people. While tattooing is used as a symbol ...

    $36.05

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  • This unique book by tattoo artist Takahiro Kitamura (Horitaka, a pupil of Horiyoshi III) discusses the art of the Japanese ta...

    $33.12

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  • As people around the world rediscover the art and traditions of indigenous peoples, tribal images have become a leading sourc...

    $5.99

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