Abbey's Bookshop Logo
Go to my checkout basket
Login to Abbey's Bookshop
Register with Abbey's Bookshop
Gift Vouchers
Browse by Category

Sub-Categories of Art & Architecture


Narrow Your Search

By Availability


By Format


By Price


By Publication Date


Art & Architecture - At Abbey's Bookshop, beauty is on our shelves.

74,820 results

Georgia O'Keeffe: Visions of Hawai'i

978/379/135/9783791357270.jpg

Georgia O'Keeffe: Visions of Hawai'i

Theresa Papanikolas

Art & Architecture; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

This book explores Georgia O'Keeffe's love for Hawai'i through more than 15 paintings inspired by the beautiful landscape.... [more]

$62.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Natural Dyeing with Plants: Glorious Colors From Roots, Leaves & Flowers

978/076/435/9780764355172.jpg

Natural Dyeing with Plants: Glorious Colors From Roots, Leaves & Flowers...

Franziska Ebner, Romana Hasenoehrl

Art & Architecture; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts

Hardback

The fascinating luminosity of colours from plants can be easily transferred to wool, silk, or other materials at home. Necessary... [more]

$46.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Art of Aubrey Beardsley

978/190/897/9781908970374.jpg

The Art of Aubrey Beardsley

Arthur Symons

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; History; Popular culture

Hardback

English illustrator and author Aubrey Beardsley (1872-98) was a leading figure of the Aesthetic Movement and the most controversial... [more]

$39.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Constable's Skies: Paintings and Sketches by John Constable

978/050/048/9780500480328.jpg

Constable's Skies: Paintings and Sketches by John Constable

Mark Evans

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

A beautiful, gift-sized volume celebrating Constable's enduring fascination and engagement with the sky [more]

$29.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Byzantine Art

978/019/877/9780198778790.jpg

Byzantine Art

Robin Cormack

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; History; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500

Paperback

A beautifully illustrated, new edition of the best single-volume guide to Byzantine art, providing an introduction to the... [more]

$39.95

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Mountain

978/014/379/9780143790891.jpg

The Mountain

Drusilla Modjeska

Carvings: artworks; Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Society & culture: general; Politics & government

Paperback

'A novel as intricate and powerful as the bark-cloth paintings at its heart' -- Anna Funder In 1968 Papua New Guinea is... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Underground Worlds: A Guide to Spectacular Subterranean Places

978/031/651/9780316514026.jpg

Underground Worlds: A Guide to Spectacular Subterranean Places

David Farley

Photography & photographs; Travel & holiday

Hardback

A visual and anecdotal exploration of the curious worlds hidden beneath our feet, including ancient cities, salt mine cathedrals,... [more]

$39.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Monet: Framing Life

978/030/022/9780300229172.jpg

Monet: Framing Life

Jill Shaw

Art & Architecture; Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Individual artists, art monographs

Paperback

This beautiful publication highlights a treasured painting in the collection of the Detroit Institute of Arts--Gladioli by... [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Houses: An Architectural Guide

978/030/023/9780300233421.jpg

Houses: An Architectural Guide

Charles O'Brien

Architecture; Residential buildings, domestic buildings

Paperback

An enthusiast's guide to exploring historic houses of England, this informative book, now in paperback, also enables readers... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Churches: An Architectural Guide

978/030/023/9780300233438.jpg

Churches: An Architectural Guide

Simon Bradley

Architecture; Religious buildings

Paperback

This compact and accessible book is for anyone who would like to understand more about the architectural history of English... [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Palmyra - Mirage in the Desert

978/158/839/9781588396310.jpg

Palmyra - Mirage in the Desert

Joan Aruz

History of Art & Design Styles; History

Paperback

In this important and timely publication, top international scholars present current research and developments about the art,... [more]

$49.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Why Photographers Prefer Cloudy Days: and 61 Other Ideas for Creative Photography

978/178/157/9781781574546.jpg

Why Photographers Prefer Cloudy Days: and 61 Other Ideas for Creative Photography...

Haje Jan Kamps

Photographs: portraits; Photographic equipment & techniques; Digital photography: consumer & user guides

Paperback

Be a brilliant photographer, wherever you are, whatever your subject. [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Modernists & Mavericks: Bacon, Freud, Hockney and the London Painters

978/050/023/9780500239773.jpg

Modernists & Mavericks: Bacon, Freud, Hockney and the London Painters

Martin Gayford

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Painting & paintings

Hardback

Martin Gayford's masterful account of painting in London from the Second World War to the 1970s, illustrated by documentary... [more]

$50.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Trees in Art

978/178/023/9781780239309.jpg

Trees in Art

Charles Watkins

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes)

Hardback

Drawing on the author's deep knowledge of the history and ecology of trees, Trees in Art shows that we can learn much about... [more]

$79.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Where Corals Lie: A Natural and Cultural History

978/178/023/9781780239347.jpg

Where Corals Lie: A Natural and Cultural History

J.M. Shick

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; The natural world, country life & pets

Hardback

This book uniquely treats the many manifestations of corals in biology and geology; how diverse corals came to figure in art,... [more]

$79.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Sunflowers

978/178/023/9781780239262.jpg

Sunflowers

Stephen A. Harris

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

Sunflowers unravels the interplay between the biology of sunflowers and human cultures over the last 6,000 years. It explores... [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Writing on the Wall: Graffiti and the Forgotten Jews of Antiquity

978/069/116/9780691161334.jpg

Writing on the Wall: Graffiti and the Forgotten Jews of Antiquity

Karen B. Stern

History of art: ancient & classical art; Graffiti & street art; History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Jewish studies

Hardback

Few direct clues exist to the everyday lives and beliefs of ordinary Jews in antiquity. Prevailing perspectives on ancient... [more]

$65.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Tolkien: Maker of Middle-Earth

978/185/124/9781851244850.jpg

Tolkien: Maker of Middle-Earth

Catherine McIlwaine

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Illustration; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

Hardback

This richly illustrated book explores the huge creative endeavour behind Tolkien's enduring popularity. Lavishly illustrated... [more]

$99.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Civilisations: First Contact / The Cult of Progress

978/178/125/9781781259979.jpg

Civilisations: First Contact / The Cult of Progress

David Olusoga

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; General & world history; Industrialisation & industrial history

Hardback

Published in conjunction with the BBC's Civilisations series --Title page verso. [more]

$34.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Palm

978/178/023/9781780239170.jpg

Palm

Fred Gray

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Gardening; Trees, wildflowers & plants

Hardback

In Palm Fred Gray portrays the cultural and historical significance of this iconic and controversial plant over thousands... [more]

$32.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Anton Corbijn: Allegro

978/382/960/9783829607940.jpg

Anton Corbijn: Allegro

Els Barents

Individual photographers

Paperback

[more]

$24.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
In the Flow

978/178/478/9781784783518.jpg

In the Flow

Boris Groys

Theory of art; Philosophy

Paperback

The leading art theorist takes on art in the age of the internet [more]

$19.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Letters to a Very Young Painter

978/194/170/9781941701645.jpg

Letters to a Very Young Painter

Rainer Maria Rilke

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles

Paperback

Never before translated into English, Rainer Maria Rilke's fascinating Letters to a Very Young Painter, written toward the... [more]

$16.99

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
The Fashion Designer's Textile Directory: The Creative Use of Fabrics in Design

978/050/029/9780500294147.jpg

The Fashion Designer's Textile Directory: The Creative Use of Fabrics in...

Gail Baugh

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Textile design & theory; Reference works

Paperback

A fabric and textile directory. It is suitable for the designers wanting to communicate their final vision through the appropriate... [more]

$45.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
Album Art: New Music Graphics

978/050/029/9780500294154.jpg

Album Art: New Music Graphics

John Foster

Graphic design; Illustration & commercial art; Music

Paperback

We find ourselves square in the middle of one of the greatest periods in music packaging. Events such as Record Store Day... [more]

$35.00

In stock
Ready to ship
Add this item to my basket
My Shopping Basket
Your cart does not contain any items.