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Lavish Books

BIG, BOLD & BEAUTIFUL BOOKS

So many beautiful books pass through our doors. These sumptuous titles are perfect for revelling in the photography in a quiet moment or presenting as a gift that will be remembered.

Brett Whiteley

Catalogue Raisonne: 1955-1992

Katie Sutherland

Hardback

$1500 

Not in-store but you can order this

Rosa

The Story of the Rose

Peter E. Kukielski

Hardback

$45.95 

In Stock 😊

In Search of Elsewhere

Steve McCurry

Hardback

$100 

In Stock 😊

Through the Cellar Door

Australia's beautiful wineries and...

Alison Weavers

Hardback

$69.99 

In Stock 😊

This Ain't the City

Explorers' Guide to the Blue Mountains...

#lostmtns

Paperback

$50 

In Stock 😊

Hiking mount Kobe

A Dogs Guide to the Blue Mountains...

Kobe the Pyr

Paperback

$50 

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National Parks

Australian Geographic

Hardback

$59.95 

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Blue Water Classics

Portraits of the Sydney Hobart Yacht...

Andrew Wilson

Hardback

$59.99 

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The Life and Love of the Forest

Lewis Blackwell

Hardback

$80 

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Everest

Ammonite Press

Hardback

$80 

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Mountains

By Magnum Photographers

Nathalie Herschdorfer

Hardback

$90 

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Volcanic 7 Summits

Adrian Rohnfelder

Hardback

$90 

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Lonely Planet's Natural World

Lonely Planet

Hardback

$45 

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The Family Album of Wild Africa

Laurent Baheux

Hardback

$99 

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Venice in Silence

Gaby Wagner

Hardback

$125 

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The Cities Book

A Journey Through the Best Cities...

Lonely Planet

Hardback

$80 

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Trees

Between Heaven and Earth

Gregory McNamee

Hardback

$85 

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Botanical Revelation

European encounters with Australian...

David J. Mabberley

Hardback

$89.99 

Not in-store but you can order this

Atlas of Mid-Century Modern Houses

Dominic Bradbury

Hardback

$200 

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Audacious Architecture

New Aesthetics in Contemporary Building...

Barry Stone

Hardback

$49.99 

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Bridges (New edition)

A History of the World's Most Spectacular...

Judith Dupre

Hardback

$42.99 

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Still Life

Contemporary Australian Painters...

Amber Creswell Bell

Hardback

$59.99 

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Elaine Haxton

A colourful artist and life

Lorraine Penny McLoughlin

Hardback

$79.95 

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William Yang

Seeing and Being Seen

Rosie Hays

Hardback

$49.95 

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Vernacular Visions

A folklife history of Australia:...

Noris Ioannou

Hardback

$79.95 

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Rembrandt in Amsterdam

Creativity and Competition

Stephanie S. Dickey

Hardback

$82.95 

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Coast Tree Street

Bruce Usher

Hardback

$90 

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Francis Bacon or the Measure of Excess

Yves Peyre

Hardback

$99 

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Streeton

Wayne Tunnicliffe

Hardback

$70 

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Criss Canning

The Pursuit of Beauty

David Thomas

Hardback

$80 

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Modern Australian Women Artists

Paintings, Prints and Potters, The...

Andree Harkness

Hardback

$99.99 

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Shaping the World

Sculpture from Prehistory to Now...

Antony Gormley

Hardback

$80 

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A Prevailing Sense of Disquiet

Gary Deirmendjian

Hardback

$75 

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Bill Henson

The Light Fades but the Gods Remain...

Bill Henson

Hardback

$100 

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Annie Leibovitz

Portraits 2005-2016

Annie Leibovitz

Hardback

$120 

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Kimberley Rock Art Vol. 1

Mitchell Plateau Area

Mike Donaldson

Hardback

$99 

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Burrup Rock Art

Ancient Aboriginal Rock Art of Burrup...

Mike Donaldson

Hardback

$75 

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State Bauhaus in Weimar 1919-1923

Facsimile Edition

Lars Muller

Hardback

$170 

In Stock 😊

Bruegel

The Complete Graphic Works

Maarten Bassens

Hardback

$100 

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Islamic Art

Architecture, Painting, Calligraphy,...

Luca Mozzati

Hardback

$79.99 

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Great Women Artists

Phaidon Editors

Hardback

$75 

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Australian Galleries

The Purves Family Business The First...

Caroline Field

Hardback

$95 

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Leonardo da Vinci Rediscovered

Carmen C. Bambach

Hardback

$831.95 

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100 Years, 100 Artworks

A History of Modern and Contemporary...

Agnes Berecz

Hardback

$62.99 

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A New History of Italian Renaissance Art

Stephen J. Campbell

Hardback

$95 

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The Visual History of Type

Paul McNeil

Hardback

$120 

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On Psyche's Lawn

The Gardens at Plaz Metaxu

Alasdair Forbes

Hardback

$124.95 

In Stock 😊

Borago

Coming from the South

Rodolfo Guzman

Hardback

$80 

In Stock 😊

Simple Nature

150 New Recipes for Fresh, Healthy...

Alain Ducasse

Hardback

$85 

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Australian Fish and Seafood Cookbook

The ultimate kitchen companion

Anthony Huckstep

Hardback

$79.99 

In Stock 😊

Desmond Freeman Paris

Impressions in Ink

Desmond Freeman

Hardback

$65 

In Stock 😊

Sherlock

Otto Penzler

Hardback

$49.99 

In Stock 😊

Alice, Curiouser and Curiouser

Kate Bailey

Hardback

$79.99 

In Stock 😊

Mortal Instruments

6 Book Boxed Set

Cassandra Clare

Paperback

$79.99 

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Chronicles of Prydain

Boxed Set

Lloyd Alexander

Paperback

$85.95 

In Stock 😊

Harry Potter Boxed Set

J. K. Rowling

Paperback

$174.95 

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Harry Potter Boxed Set

Treasure Chest

J K Rowling

Other book format

$399.95  $349.95

In Stock 😊

The Complete Prose of T. S. Eliot

The Critical Edition: 8-Volume Set...

T. S. Eliot

Hardback

$1330 

Not in-store but you can order this

Samuel Johnson

Selected Works

Samuel Johnson

Hardback

$61.95 

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The Norton Shakespeare

Stephen Greenblatt (Harvard University)

Hardback

$235.95 

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The Herodotus Encyclopedia

3 Volume Set

Christopher Baron

Hardback

$987.95 

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Historical Sea Charts

Visions and Voyages Through the...

Katherine Parker

Hardback

$90 

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Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Boxed set One

Edward Gibbon

Hardback

$148.95 

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The Alexander Mosaic

Luigi Spina

Hardback

$89.99 

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The Black Books

C. G. Jung

Hardback

$497.95 

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Civilization

A History of the World in 1000 Objects...

DK

Hardback

$59.99 

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Art & Archaeology of the Roman World

Mark D. Fullerton

Hardback

$90 

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The Archimedes Palimpsest 2 Volume Set

Reviel Netz (Stanford University, California)

Hardback

$335 

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Faberge Rediscovered

Wilfried Zeisler

Hardback

$70 

Not in-store but you can order this

The Mapmakers' World

A Cultural History of the European...

Juha Nurminen

Hardback

$125  $50

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The RAAF History

1921-1996 (3-Volume Boxed Set)

Chris Clark

Hardback

$69.99 

In Stock 😊

Famous Russian Aircraft

Mikoyan MiG-31

Yefim Gordon

Hardback

$115 

In Stock 😊

FRA Mikoyan MiG-29 & MiG-35

Yefim Gordon

Hardback

$110 

In Stock 😊

Sukhoi Su-27 & 30/33/34/35

Famous Russian Aircraft

Yefim Gordon

Hardback

$115 

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Atlas of the Eastern Front

1941-45

Robert Kirchubel

Hardback

$99.99 

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Navigating by the Southern Cross

A History of the European Discovery...

Kenneth Morgan

Hardback

$170 

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Australia 1872

How Bernhard Holtermann turned gold...

Christoph Hein

Hardback

$59.99 

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All At War

Photography by German soldiers 1939-45...

Ian Jeffrey

Hardback

$80 

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History of Oxford University Press

Ian Gadd

Hardback

$483.95 

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The Cambridge World History of Food 2 Part Boxed Hardback...

Kenneth F. Kiple (Bowling Green State University, Ohio)

Hardback

$299 

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On A Winner

125 Years City Tattersalls Club...

Marea Donnelly

Hardback

$49.99 

Not in-store but you can order this

Stanley Kubrick's Napoleon

The Greatest Movie Never Made

Alison Castle

Hardback

$125 

In Stock 😊

Bond

Photographed by Terry O'Neill: The...

Terry O'Neill

Hardback

$99 

In Stock 😊

Gabrielle Chanel

Fashion Manifesto

Miren Arzalluz

Hardback

$90 

In Stock 😊

Vogue

Fantasy & Fashion

Vogue editors

Hardback

$140 

In Stock 😊

20th Century Jewelry & the Icons of Style

Stefano Papi

Hardback

$55 

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Always Audrey

Six Iconic Photographers. One Legendary...

Terence Pepper

Hardback

$90 

In Stock 😊

Kimono

Anna Jackson

Paperback

$80 

In Stock 😊

Akira Isogawa

Unfolding a Life in Fashion

Georgina Safe

Paperback

$80 

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Akubra Handcrafted History

Akubra

Hardback

$69.95 

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The Classic Car Book

The Definitive Visual History

Giles Chapman

Hardback

$49.99 

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The Motorcycle

Design, Art, Desire

Ultan Guilfoyle

Hardback

$79.95 

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League on Sunday - Work On Monday

Memories of Rugby League's Last...

Tony Loxley

Hardback

$69.95 

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Very Tough Men

Rugby League in the '80s

Tony Loxley

Hardback

$59.95 

In Stock 😊

Hamilton

The Revolution

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Hardback

$75 

In Stock 😊

The Lyrics

1956 to the Present

Paul McCartney

Hardback

$155  $140

Forthcoming
You can preorder this

Beatlemania

Four Photographers on the Fab Four...

Tony Barrell

Hardback

$79.99 

In Stock 😊

John & Yoko / Plastic Ono Band

John Lennon

Hardback

$80 

In Stock 😊

Imagine John Yoko

John Lennon

Hardback

$65 

In Stock 😊

Dolly Parton, Songteller

My Life in Lyrics

Dolly Parton

Hardback

$59.99 

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Joni

The Joni Mitchell Sessions

Seeff Norman

Hardback

$69.99 

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The Collected Works of Jim Morrison

Poetry, Journals, Transcripts, and...

Jim Morrison

Hardback

$69.99 

In Stock 😊

ACO 40

The Fortieth Year

Anthony Browell

Hardback

$89.99 

In Stock 😊

David Bowie

Icon: The Definitive Photographic...

Iconic Images

Hardback

$99 

In Stock 😊

Beastie Boys

Spike Jonze

Hardback

$130 

In Stock 😊

Stranger Than Kindness

Nick Cave

Hardback

$59.99 

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Vogue on Location

People, Places, Portraits

Editors of American Vogue

Hardback

$90 

In Stock 😊

Hare + Klein Interior

Meryl Hare

Hardback

$65 

In Stock 😊

Living Outside

Reviving the Australian Modernist...

Sharon Mackay

Hardback

$70 

In Stock 😊

ten

Prix Pictet

Hardback

$90 

In Stock 😊

Exposure

Kazuma Obara

Paperback

$130 

In Stock 😊

Australian Poetry Since 1788

Geoffrey Lehmann

Hardback

$69.95 

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Dangerous to Show

Byron and His Portraits

Geoffrey Bond

Hardback

$55.99 

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The Rose in Fashion

Ravishing

Amy de la Haye

Hardback

$61.95 

Not in-store but you can order this

His Holiness

The Fourteenth Dalai Lama

Raghu Rai

Hardback

$65 

In Stock 😊

Voyager

Photograph's from Humanity's Greatest...

Jens Bezemer

Hardback

$130 

In Stock 😊

Macquarie Australian Dictionary

Eighth Edition

Macquarie Dictionary

Hardback

$120 

In Stock 😊

The Australian National Dictionary

Australian Words and Their Origins...

Bruce Moore

Hardback

$205 

In Stock 😊

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