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The Arts: General & Reference titles - 9,396 results

Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History

Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves and the Greatest Treasure Hunt...

Robert M. Edsel

Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; History; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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What if I told you that there was an epic story about World War II that has not been told, involving the most unlikely group... [more]

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Arts Marketing Insights: The Dynamics of Building and Retaining Performing Arts Audiences

Arts Marketing Insights: The Dynamics of Building and Retaining Performing...

Joanne Scheff Bernstein

The Arts: General & Reference; Business & Economics; Sales & marketing

Hardback

Audience behavior began to shift dramatically in the mid 1990s. Since then, people have become more spontaneous in purchasing... [more]

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Luis Royo Wild Sketches

Luis Royo Wild Sketches

Luis Royo

The Arts: General & Reference; Fantasy; Graphic novels

Paperback

THIS IS THE FIRST BOOK OF A NEW TRILOGY. A COLLECTION OF NEVER BEFORE PRINTED SKETCHES WITH 200 B&W IMAGES OF FULL STRENGTH... [more]

$17.95

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Burgundy

Burgundy

The Arts: General & Reference; Architecture; Travel & holiday

Hardback

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Luis Royo Dome

Luis Royo Dome

Luis Royo

The Arts: General & Reference; Individual artists, art monographs; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Fantasy; Graphic novels

Hardback

Mr Luis Royo was commissioned to paint the ceiling of a luxurious new castle. The results: especially the women, are all life... [more]

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Color, Messages and Meanings: A  Pantone  Color Resource

Color, Messages and Meanings: A Pantone Color Resource

Leatrice Eiseman

Art & Architecture; Theory of art

Paperback

Explains the emotional response to colour and covers the guidelines for effective colour combinations including the integration... [more]

$69.00

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A Visual Language: Elements of Design

A Visual Language: Elements of Design

David Cohen, Scott Anderson

Theory of art; Architecture

Paperback

This is a practical approach to the theory of visual language, taking the basics of line, shape, tone, colour, texture, form,... [more]

$45.00

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Ways of Seeing

Ways of Seeing

John Berger

Art & Architecture; Theory of art

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Seeing comes before words. The child looks and recognizes before it can speak. But, there is also another sense in which seeing... [more]

$19.95

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What Good are the Arts?

What Good are the Arts?

John Carey

Art & Architecture; Theory of art

Paperback

Written by one of the country's most eminent reviewers and academics, this book presents a sceptical and an intelligent assessment... [more]

$23.95

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What Price the Creative Economy?

What Price the Creative Economy?

Stuart Cunningham

The Arts: General & Reference; History; Economics

Paperback

Cultural economics has given reason for governments to subsidise the arts, and the idea of cultural industries has given governments... [more]

$13.95

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Writings on Art

Writings on Art

Mark Rothko

Art & Architecture; Theory of art; Individual artists, art monographs; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

Includes 90 documents, short essays, letters, statements and lectures, written by Rothko. This book includes annotation and... [more]

$41.95

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Master Pieces: The Curator's Game

Master Pieces: The Curator's Game

Thomas Hoving

Art & Architecture; Theory of art; Museums & museology

Paperback

As director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art for a decade, Thomas Hoving brought art to a new level of public awareness by... [more]

$31.95

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Laocoon: An Essay Upon the Limits of Painting and Poetry

Laocoon: An Essay Upon the Limits of Painting and Poetry

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

The Arts: General & Reference; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

In this essay on the origins, forms, and influences of painting and poetry, Lessing helped frame modern conceptions of the... [more]

$19.95

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Reading Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art: Selected Texts with Interactive Commentary

Reading Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art: Selected Texts with Interactive...

Christopher Janaway

Theory of art; Philosophy; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

Designed for readers with no or little prior knowledge of the subject, this concise anthology brings together key texts in... [more]

$42.95

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And Our Faces, My Heart, Brief as Photos

And Our Faces, My Heart, Brief as Photos

John Berger

The Arts: General & Reference; Literary essays; Fiction & Literature

Paperback

Those who read or listen to our stories see everything as though through a lens. This lens is the secret of narration, and... [more]

$23.95

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How to Talk to Children About Art

How to Talk to Children About Art

Francoise Barbe-Gall

The Arts: General & Reference; Advice on parenting; Children's & Educational; Art: general interest (Children's&YA)

Paperback

This wonderful guide offers a series of simple talking points - according to three age ranges - about 30 famous paintings.... [more]

$25.95

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Grace Cossington Smith

Grace Cossington Smith

Deborah Hart

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

Crossington Smith's life spanned nearly a century and this new book examines the development of her work covering the metropolis,... [more]

$89.00

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Experience World History Through Time -Teacher Resource

Experience World History Through Time -Teacher Resource

Jan Brady

The Arts: General & Reference; History

Mixed media product

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$182.95

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Fleming's Arts and Ideas

Fleming's Arts and Ideas

Mary Warner Marien, William Fleming

Art & Architecture; Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles

Paperback

Chronologically explores a breadth of humanities topics from antiquity to the present. New author Mary Warner Marien continues... [more]

$187.95

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On Beauty: A History of a Western Idea

On Beauty: A History of a Western Idea

Umberto Eco

Art & Architecture; Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

'On Beauty' is neither a history of art, nor a history of aesthetics but Umberto Eco draws on the histories of both these... [more]

$79.95

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Historical Grammar of the Visual Arts

Historical Grammar of the Visual Arts

Alois Riegl

Art & Architecture; Theory of art

Hardback

A survey of the different visual arts within a sweeping conception of the history of culture by a highly influential figure... [more]

$57.95

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Dog Training

Dog Training

Gwen Bailey

The Arts: General & Reference; Dogs as pets

Paperback

Bursting with expert information on all your dog training needs, but small enough to fit in your pocket or hold in one hand,... [more]

$13.95

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Art of the Japanese Masters

Art of the Japanese Masters

Sandra Forty

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

Four artists are showcased, Kitagawa Utamaro (1753-1806), Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858), Toshusai Sharaku (c1770-C1825), and... [more]

$29.95

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The Other Futurism: Futurist Activity in Venice, Padua, and Verona

The Other Futurism: Futurist Activity in Venice, Padua, and Verona

Willard Bohn

Art & Architecture; The Arts: General & Reference; Literary studies: from c 1900 -

Hardback

The Other Futurism looks at particular examples of literature, visual arts, and the performing arts and, using a series of... [more]

$85.00

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Luis Royo Conceptions

Luis Royo Conceptions

Luis Royo

The Arts: General & Reference; Drawing & drawings; Individual artists, art monographs; Art techniques & principles; Illustration

Hardback

Fantasy is one of the most challenging art subjects to create, but Luis Royo is one of the masters who makes the genre come... [more]

$25.95

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