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A Nation In The Making: Australia at the Dawn of the Modern Era

A Nation In The Making: Australia at the Dawn of the Modern Era

Alasdair McGregor

Photography & photographs; History; Regional & national history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

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The output of the two largest photographic studio's in Australia in the late 19th century were bought & placed in storage.... [more]

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Art Nouveau

Art Nouveau

Norbert Wolf

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Art & design styles: Art Nouveau

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This sumptuous volume explores key aspects of Art Nouveau-decorative arts, architecture, fashion, dance, advertising, and... [more]

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Modigliani: A Life

Modigliani: A Life

Meryle Secrest

History of Art & Design Styles; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Biography: general; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Secrest, respected biographer of art world personalities (Being Bernard Berenson), musicians such as Leonard Bernstein, and... [more]

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The Complete Record Cover Collection

The Complete Record Cover Collection

Robert Crumb

The Arts: General & Reference; Art & design styles: from c 1960; Decorative arts; Music; Society & Social Sciences

Hardback

A landmark work that pays splendid homage to a forgotten era of seminal American music. [more]

$32.95

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The Encyclopedia of Australian Architecture

The Encyclopedia of Australian Architecture

Philip Goad, Julie Willis

Art & Architecture; Architecture

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With over 1000 entries from 200 contributors, The Encyclopedia of Australian Architecture provides an unparalleled compendium... [more]

$155.95

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Girl in a Green Gown: The History and Mystery of the Arnolfini Portrait

Girl in a Green Gown: The History and Mystery of the Arnolfini Portrait...

Carola Hicks

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; History of art & design styles: c 1400 to c 1600; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; History

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The Arnolfini portrait, painted by Jan van Eyck in 1434, is one of the world's most famous paintings. It intrigues all who... [more]

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Sistine Chapel

Sistine Chapel

Art & Architecture; Renaissance art; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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The Sistine Chapel is the geographical and spiritual centre of the Vatican City, but it is also one of the most internationally... [more]

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Government House Sydney

Government House Sydney

Historic House Trust

Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; History

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Lavishly illustrated with over 240 images, including new photography of the splendid State Rooms and gracious gardens, this... [more]

$69.95

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The Cambridge Companion to Australian Art

The Cambridge Companion to Australian Art

Jaynie Anderson

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference; History of Art & Design Styles; Art styles not defined by date; Art of indigenous peoples

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The Cambridge Companion to Australian Art explores the artistic identity of past and present Australia and includes over 200... [more]

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70/80/90 Iconic Australian Houses: Three Decades of Domestic Architecture

70/80/90 Iconic Australian Houses: Three Decades of Domestic Architecture...

Karen McCartney

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Houses, apartments, flats, units

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Compiling a selection of examples of Australian houses of the 1970s, 80s and 90s. This title provides an introduction, that... [more]

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Soul of the Desert

Soul of the Desert

Philippa Nikulinsky

Art & Architecture; Botanical art

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The perfect book for anyone interested in botanical art, natural history or fauna and wildflowers. [more]

$45.00

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Trees of the World

Trees of the World

Thomas Micek

Photography & photographs; Mathematics & Sciences; Trees, wildflowers & plants

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Trees of the World presents almost 250 photographs of the world's most gorgeous trees from Europe, Africa, the Amerikas and... [more]

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Van Gogh

Van Gogh

Steven Naifeh, Gregory White Smith

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography: general

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Vincent van Gogh created some of the best loved - and most expensive - works of art ever made, from the early The Potato... [more]

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Australia's Wild Weather

Australia's Wild Weather

Mark Tredinnick

Photography & photographs; History; Mathematics & Sciences; Weather

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Weather is the oldest story in the world-one we want to keep on telling each other when we meet, as though it were part of... [more]

$29.99

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The Hare With Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance

The Hare With Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance

Edmund de Waal

Carvings: artworks; Biography; Biography: general

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Presents photographs of the celebrated netsuke collection - 264 Japanese wood and ivory carvings, none of them bigger than... [more]

$45.00

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Notebooks

Notebooks

Betty Churcher

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs

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In this gorgeously illustrated book, join Betty Churcher on a personal tour of her most beloved works, including masterpieces... [more]

$49.99

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Building Sydney's History

Building Sydney's History

Derek Parker, Julia Parker

History of architecture; History; Local history

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Building Sydney's History takes fifty of Sydney's most notable buildings and structures and tells the stories of how, when... [more]

$34.95

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The Art Museum

The Art Museum

Frederick M. Asher, Lisa Beaven, Marshall Becker, Phaidon Press Ltd, Phaidon Editors

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles

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An ideal museum of the finest examples of human creativity. [more]

$140.00

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May Gibbs: More Than a Fairy Tale

May Gibbs: More Than a Fairy Tale

Robert Holden, Jane Brummitt

Illustration; Biography; Biography: general; Biography: arts & entertainment

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May Gibbs is one of Australia's best-known illustrators and her gum-nut babies have been adored by generations of children.... [more]

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Heysen to Heysen: Selected Letters of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen

Heysen to Heysen: Selected Letters of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen

Catherine Speck

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Biography; Diaries, letters & journals; History

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The prominent Australian artist Nora Heysen has been said to have worked in the shadow of her father Hans Heysen, one of Australia's... [more]

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The Spotter's Guide to Urban Engineering: Infrastructure and Technology in the Modern Landscape

The Spotter's Guide to Urban Engineering: Infrastructure and Technology...

Claire Barratt, Ian Whitelaw

Architecture; Impact of science & technology on society; Popular science; Engineering: general; Civil engineering, surveying & building

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An illustrated field guide to the technology that keeps our cities and towns working. [more]

$29.95

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Performing Contagious Bodies: Ritual Participation in Contemporary Art

Performing Contagious Bodies: Ritual Participation in Contemporary Art

Chris Braddock

Art & Architecture; Art Forms; Installation art; Theatre Studies

Hardback

Performing Contagious Bodies explores live/body art and installation practices through theories of ritual and magic. Featuring... [more]

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The Great Australian DIY Book

The Great Australian DIY Book

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; DIY: general

Paperback

The keen home handyperson has plenty of projects to choose from in this bumper book. The diagrams, photographs and step-by-step... [more]

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Sydney Rock Pools

Sydney Rock Pools

Ignacio Palacios

Photography & photographs; History; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

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Empires of the Dead: How One Man's Vision Led to the Creation of WWI's War Graves

Empires of the Dead: How One Man's Vision Led to the Creation of WWI's War...

David Crane

Memorials, monuments; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; First World War; Memorials & rolls of honour

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Shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson prize for non-fiction; the extraordinary and forgotten story behind the building of the... [more]

$19.99

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