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Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and Flinders

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Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and...

James Taylor

Painting & paintings; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Botanical art; Landscape art & architecture; History; Maritime history

Hardback

For over 50 years between the 1760s and the early 19th century, the pioneers who sailed from Europe to explore the Pacific... [more]

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Walls: A History of Civilization in Blood and Brick

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Walls: A History of Civilization in Blood and Brick

David Frye

History of architecture; History; General & world history

Hardback

and visit some of the seventy border walls that have been erected in just... [more]

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50 Wonders of the World: A Visual Journey from Macchu Picchu to Angkor Wat

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50 Wonders of the World: A Visual Journey from Macchu Picchu to Angkor Wat...

Hugh Thomson

History of architecture; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

Hardback

From Stonehenge to the Empire State Building, and from Angkor Wat to the Pyramids, this book surveys every continent to discover... [more]

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Mr Guilfoyle's Honeymoon: The Gardens of Europe & Great Britain

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Mr Guilfoyle's Honeymoon: The Gardens of Europe & Great Britain

Diana Hill, Edmee Cudmore

Landscape art & architecture; Horticulture; Gardening; Gardens (descriptions, history etc); Advocate - Food & Garden

Paperback

Explore the grand gardens and forests of Europe and Britain with esteemed landscape designer William Guilfoyle as he did with... [more]

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The History of Architecture

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The History of Architecture

Michael Stephenson

Architecture; History of architecture

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Civilizations can be judged, at least to some extent, by their man-made structures. For certain early cultures that left limited... [more]

$27.99

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Paths to the Past: Encounters with Britain's Hidden Landscapes

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Paths to the Past: Encounters with Britain's Hidden Landscapes

Francis Pryor

Landscape art & architecture; History; British & Irish history; Landscape archaeology; Regional geography

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Landscapes reflect and shape our behaviour. They make us who we are and bear witness to the shifting patterns of human life... [more]

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Darwin Comes to Town

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Darwin Comes to Town

Menno Schilthuizen

City & town planning - architectural aspects; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

Paperback

Makes you look at the city around you with fresh eyes [more]

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Houses: Extraordinary Living

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Houses: Extraordinary Living

Phaidon Editors

Architecture; Houses, apartments, flats, units

Hardback

The world's most innovative and influential architect-designed houses created since the early 20th century [more]

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Ruin and Redemption in Architecture

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Ruin and Redemption in Architecture

Dan Barasch

Architecture

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Lost, forgotten, reimagined, and transformed: the compelling beauty of abandoned, reinvented, and rescued architecture [more]

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Behind Closed Doors: At Home in Georgian England

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Behind Closed Doors: At Home in Georgian England

Amanda Vickery

Professional interior design; History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history

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Unlocks the homes of Georgian England to examine the lives of the people who dwelt there. The author introduces us to men... [more]

$34.99

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Life After Carbon: The Next Global Transformation of Cities

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Life After Carbon: The Next Global Transformation of Cities

Peter Plastrik, John Cleveland

Architecture; Global warming; Urban & municipal planning

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Global stories show urban innovations that are responding to climate change. [more]

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Chambord

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Chambord

Turpin Jean-Michel, Stephane Bern

Palaces, chateaux, country houses; History; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

Chambord occupies a special place among French Renaissance chateaux. Designed by Francis I as a hunting lodge for his friends... [more]

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Hand & Mind: Conversations on architecture and the built world

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Hand & Mind: Conversations on architecture and the built world

Ainslie Murray, Xing Ruan

Architecture

Paperback

Architects and designers reflect on the parts of their practice that are often hidden - their inspiration, the genesis of... [more]

$59.99

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The Great Book of Ancient Egypt New Edition: In the Realm of the Pharaohs

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The Great Book of Ancient Egypt New Edition: In the Realm of the Pharaohs...

Zahi Hawass

History of art: ancient & classical art; History of architecture; History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Hardback

Brimming with close-up photographs of the statuary, stelae, sarcophagi, wall paintings, reliefs, artefacts, and, of course,... [more]

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Hagia Sophia: Sound, Space, and Spirit in Byzantium

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Hagia Sophia: Sound, Space, and Spirit in Byzantium

Bissera V. Pentcheva

Religious buildings; History of architecture; History; Orthodox & Oriental Churches

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Examines the aesthetic principles and spiritual operations at work in Hagia Sophia. Drawing on art and architectural history,... [more]

$69.00

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Off the Grid: Houses for Escape

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Off the Grid: Houses for Escape

Dominic Bradbury

Architecture; Residential buildings, domestic buildings; Landscape art & architecture

Hardback

The ultimate escapist collection of environmentally sustainable houses, cabins, and retreats, this book circles the globe... [more]

$60.00

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50 Bauhaus Icons You Should Know

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50 Bauhaus Icons You Should Know

Josef Strasser

Art & design styles: Modernist design & Bauhaus; Architecture

Paperback

Published in a new edition, this book offers an introduction to Bauhaus, one of the most influential movements in modern architecture,... [more]

$34.99

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Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture

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Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture...

Iain Sinclair

Architecture; Architectural structure & design; Social & cultural history; Public health & preventive medicine; Human geography; Travel writing

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Buildings shape our lives and our health. They affect how we sleep, work, socialise and even breathe. They can isolate us,... [more]

$29.99

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The Story of the Bauhaus

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The Story of the Bauhaus

Frances Ambler

Art & design styles: Modernist design & Bauhaus; Architecture

Paperback

A lively introduction to the seminal art and design movement that changed the way we see, think and live. [more]

$39.99

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The Man in the Glass House: Philip Johnson, Architect of the Modern Century

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The Man in the Glass House: Philip Johnson, Architect of the Modern Century...

Mark Lamster

Individual architects & architectural firms; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A major new biography of architect and cultural provocateur Philip Johnson, one of the most influential and controversial... [more]

$63.95

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Castles: Fortresses of Power

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Castles: Fortresses of Power

John Sadler, Rosie Serdiville

Castles & fortifications; History; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Military history

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Castles held a pivotal position as seats of power for centuries. This short history explores their significance, the battles... [more]

$19.99

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Great English Interiors

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Great English Interiors

David Mlinaric

Individual photographers; Palaces, chateaux, country houses; History; Interior design, decor & style guides

Hardback

Step into British history with this marvelous collection of photographs of the country's greatest interiors. [more]

$90.00

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Treasures of Westminster Abbey

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Treasures of Westminster Abbey

Tony Trowles

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Religious buildings; Museums & museology; History

Hardback

New edition of this exploration of one of Brtiain's greatest buildings. [more]

$39.99

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Bruce Rickard: A Life in Architecture

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Bruce Rickard: A Life in Architecture

Julie Cracknell, Peter Lonergan, Sam Rickard

Art & Architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms

Hardback

Bruce Rickard was one of the most significant Australian architects of the twentieth century. A key member of the Sydney School,... [more]

$79.99

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Hare + Klein: Texture Colour Comfort

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Hare + Klein: Texture Colour Comfort

David Clark

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Professional interior design

Hardback

Whether its a dark, traditional Federation home transformed by light and modern styling or an artefact-filled eco lodge, this... [more]

$45.00

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