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Sacred Spaces: The Awe-Inspiring Architecture of Churches and Cathedrals

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Sacred Spaces: The Awe-Inspiring Architecture of Churches and Cathedrals...

Guillaume de Laubier

Photographs: collections; Religious buildings; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

A breathtaking survey of beautiful churches and cathedrals from acclaimed photographer Guillaume de Laubier [more]

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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]

$39.99

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Seashaken Houses: A Lighthouse History from Eddystone to Fastnet

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Seashaken Houses: A Lighthouse History from Eddystone to Fastnet

Tom Nancollas

Architecture; Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial; History of architecture; Social & cultural history; Maritime history

Hardback

Lighthouses are striking totems of our relationship to the sea. For many, they encapsulate a romantic vision of solitary homes... [more]

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City of Light

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City of Light

Rupert Christiansen

History of architecture; History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

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A sparkling, authoritative account of the reinvention of Paris in the mid-nineteenth century as the most beautiful, exciting... [more]

$35.00

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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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Secret Language of Churches and Cathedrals

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Secret Language of Churches and Cathedrals

Richard Stemp

Religious subjects depicted in art; Religious buildings; Religion & beliefs; Christianity

Paperback

Who is depicted in that stained glass window? What is the significance of those geometric figures? Why are there fierce-looking... [more]

$35.00

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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

Paperback

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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Pilgrim Spy: My secret war against Putin, the KGB and the Stasi

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Pilgrim Spy: My secret war against Putin, the KGB and the Stasi

Tom Shore

Castles & fortifications; History; Second World War; Prisoners of war

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One of the great untold stories of twentieth century military history [more]

$32.99

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Devices and Desires: Bess of Hardwick and the Building of Elizabethan England

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Devices and Desires: Bess of Hardwick and the Building of Elizabethan England...

Kate Hubbard

History of architecture; Biography: historical, political & military; History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Advocate - History

Hardback

The remarkable story of Bess of Hardwick, her ascent through Elizabethan society and the houses she built that shaped British... [more]

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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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Beaumaris  Modern: Modernist Homes in Beaumaris

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Beaumaris Modern: Modernist Homes in Beaumaris

Fiona Austin

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Architecture

Hardback

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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; Advocate - Visual Arts & Design

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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Islamic Monuments in Cairo: The Practical Guide (New Revised 7th Edition)

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Islamic Monuments in Cairo: The Practical Guide (New Revised 7th Edition)...

Caroline Williams

Religious buildings; History of religion; Islam; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

A new, fully revised edition of this perennially popular guide to Cairo's Islamic monuments [more]

$54.99

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Versailles

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Versailles

Colin Jones

History of architecture; History; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700

Hardback

A magisterial overview of the creation, extension and adaptation of the palace of Versailles and its environs, and an exploration... [more]

$35.00

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Le Corbusier: Drawing as Process

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Le Corbusier: Drawing as Process

Daniele Pauly

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Individual architects & architectural firms

Hardback

Each day of my life has been dedicated in part to drawing. I have never stopped drawing and painting, seeking, where I could... [more]

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The Terrace House: Reimagined for the Australian Way of Life

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The Terrace House: Reimagined for the Australian Way of Life

Cameron Bruhn

Art & Architecture; Architecture

Paperback

With British precedents and working-class origins, the terrace house has a story of remarkable resilience. This collection... [more]

$45.00

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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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The Sistine Chapel: Paradise in Rome

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The Sistine Chapel: Paradise in Rome

Ulrich Pfisterer, David Dollenmayer

Art & Architecture; Renaissance art; Religious subjects depicted in art; Religious buildings; Ancient history: to c 500 CE

Paperback

This scholarly but concise and accessible account of the decoration of the Sistine Chapel examines the history and explains... [more]

$43.99

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The House: The dramatic story of the Sydney Opera House and the people who made it

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The House: The dramatic story of the Sydney Opera House and the people who...

Helen Pitt

Art & Architecture; Concert halls, arenas, stadia

Paperback

The definitive account of the human story behind the building of the Sydney Opera House. [more]

$32.99

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The Library of Trinity College Dublin

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The Library of Trinity College Dublin

Harry Cory Wright, Helen Shenton

Photographs: collections; Public buildings: civic, commercial, industrial

Paperback

The first in the new series Pocket Photo Books - attractive, immersive, compact photo guides - in which Harry Cory Wright... [more]

$24.99

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The Unfinished Palazzo: Life, Love and Art in Venice

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The Unfinished Palazzo: Life, Love and Art in Venice

Judith Mackrell

Architecture; Biography

Paperback

The story of Venice's Unfinished Palazzo -- told through the lives of three of its most unconventional, passionate, and fascinating... [more]

$19.99

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Patterson: Houses of Aotearoa

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Patterson: Houses of Aotearoa

Andrew Patterson

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms; History of architecture

Hardback

A selection of beautiful houses set amid the world's most stunning landscapes, designed by award-winning New Zealand architect... [more]

$90.00

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

Gijs van Hensbergen

Architecture; Religious buildings; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

Exquisite... A wonderment of an essay about a wonderment of a building'... [more]

$21.99

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