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The Astounding Illustrated History of Fantasy and Horror

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The Astounding Illustrated History of Fantasy and Horror

Flame Tree Studio, Roger Luckhurst, Mike Ashley

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Illustration & commercial art; Films, movies & cinema; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

Hardback

Companion title to The Astounding Illustrated History of Science Fiction this new book reflects the same roots in Gothic literature... [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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Renoir: Father and Son: Painting and Cinema

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Renoir: Father and Son: Painting and Cinema

Anne Distel

Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography

Hardback

Beloved impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir left a vibrant legacy that influenced the life and films of his... [more]

$65.00

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Helen Oxenbury: A Life in Illustration

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Helen Oxenbury: A Life in Illustration

Leonard S. Marcus

Individual designers; Illustration; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Filled with insights that span Helen Oxenbury's life -- from her early childhood through a career in children's books that... [more]

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Buckingham Palace: The Interiors

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Buckingham Palace: The Interiors

Ashley Hicks

Palaces, chateaux, country houses; Professional interior design; History

Hardback

The first luxury book on the interiors of Buckingham Palace. Beautiful photography and an insider's commentary by author/photographer... [more]

$90.00

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Trees: Between Heaven and Earth

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Trees: Between Heaven and Earth

Gregory McNamee, Art Wolfe

The Arts: General & Reference; Gardening

Hardback

Art Wolfe's immersive photos capture the wonder humans have felt about trees... [more]

$85.00

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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]

$85.00

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Downtown Pop Underground, The

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Downtown Pop Underground, The

Kembrew McLeod

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Music; History of the Americas; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Social & cultural history

Hardback

A vibrant history of the artists and performers of downtown New York in the 1960s and 70s draws on interviews with notables... [more]

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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]

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A New Way of Seeing: The History of Art in 57 Works

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A New Way of Seeing: The History of Art in 57 Works

Kelly Grovier

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles

Hardback

A new way of appreciating art that puts the artwork front and centre, brought to us by one of the freshest and most exciting... [more]

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A Chronology of Photography: A Cultural Timeline from Camera Obscura to Instagram

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A Chronology of Photography: A Cultural Timeline from Camera Obscura to...

Paul Lowe

History of Art & Design Styles; Photography & photographs; Photographs: collections

Hardback

An entirely fresh perspective on the history of photography that uses timelines to trace the medium's development from its... [more]

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Underwater Australia

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Underwater Australia

Darren Jew

Photography & photographs; Travel & holiday; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

A photographic exploration of the glories under the oceans surrounding Australia. [more]

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Australian Army History Series: Painting War: A History of Australia's First World War Art Scheme

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Australian Army History Series: Painting War: A History of Australia's First...

Margaret Hutchison (Australian Catholic University, Brisbane)

Painting & paintings; Art Treatments & Subjects; History; First World War; War & defence operations

Hardback

Richly illustrated, Painting War is the first book to examine in depth the genesis of one of Australia's most enduring forms... [more]

$59.95

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

Darcey Bussell

Photographs: portraits; Theatre Studies; Ballet; Memoirs

Hardback

The first book from Darcey Bussell in over six years, retired darling of the British Ballet and beloved judge of Strictly... [more]

$60.00

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Australian Dreamscapes: The art of planting in gardens inspired by nature

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Australian Dreamscapes: The art of planting in gardens inspired by nature...

Claire Takacs

Photography & photographs; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Hardback

In Australian Dreamscapes, acclaimed photographer Claire Takacs takes readers on a journey through Australia's diverse and... [more]

$70.00

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Painted Landscape, A:Across Australia from Bush to Coast: Across Australia from Bush to Coast

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Painted Landscape, A:Across Australia from Bush to Coast: Across Australia...

Amber Creswell Bell

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings

Hardback

Surveying 50 artists working in various mediums and depicting varied terrains, A Painted Landscape showcases an incredible... [more]

$59.99

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Resident Dog:Incredible Homes and the Dogs That Live There: Incredible Homes and the Dogs That Live There

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Resident Dog:Incredible Homes and the Dogs That Live There: Incredible Homes...

Nicole England

Architecture

Hardback

Stylish aspirational interiors feature each home's 'resident dog'. Rather than the typical house-by-house structure, this... [more]

$75.00

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Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy

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Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy

Amy Ratcliffe

Comic book & cartoon art; Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

Hardback

An inspiring and beautifully illustrated celebration of a galaxy of women across the Star Wars saga, featuring 75 profiles... [more]

$49.99

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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]

$39.99

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Papunya: A Place Made After the Story

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Papunya: A Place Made After the Story

Geoffrey Bardon, James Bardon

Art of indigenous peoples; Painting & paintings; History

Hardback

The publication of this material is an unprecedented achievement. Geoffrey Bardon's exquisitely recorded notes and drawings... [more]

$79.99

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Gardner's Art Through the Ages: A Global History

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Gardner's Art Through the Ages: A Global History

Fred Kleiner (Boston University)

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles

Hardback

Provides you with a comprehensive tour of the world's artistic traditions. This book also provides a cultural backdrop for... [more]

$197.95

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The Printed Image: The Flowering of Japan's Woodblock Printing Culture

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The Printed Image: The Flowering of Japan's Woodblock Printing Culture

Matthi Forrer

Art & Architecture; Oriental art; Prints & printmaking

Paperback

The Japanese coloured woodcut print is one of the few art genres from the Far East that is, thanks to Japonisme, familiar... [more]

$85.00

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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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Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

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Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Michael Y. Bennett

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Educational material

Paperback

Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? shocked audiences and critics alike with its assault on decorum. At base though,... [more]

$14.99

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The Gift of Calligraphy: A Modern Approach to Hand Lettering with 25 Projects to Give & to Keep

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The Gift of Calligraphy: A Modern Approach to Hand Lettering with 25 Projects...

Maybelle Imasa-Stukuls

Art & Architecture; Lettering & calligraphy

Hardback

An easy-to-follow guide to learning the art of calligraphy, with 25 gorgeously photographed projects that use calligraphy... [more]

$44.99

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