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Bestiary: Animals in Art from the Ice Age to Our Age

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Bestiary: Animals in Art from the Ice Age to Our Age

Christopher Masters

Art & Architecture; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Antiques & collectables: pictures, prints & maps

Hardback

A gift book to delight and inspire, brimming with beasts real and imagined, from every age and culture around the world. [more]

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The Maze: A Labyrinthine Compendium

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The Maze: A Labyrinthine Compendium

Herem Thibaud, Kendra Wilson

Art & Architecture; Landscape gardening

Hardback

Mazes have been a part of civilization for at least 4,000 years, and there are more being built now than ever before. What... [more]

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Starry Night: Van Gogh at the Asylum

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Starry Night: Van Gogh at the Asylum

Martin Bailey

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

A fully illustrated account of Van Gogh's time at the asylum in Saint-Remy. [more]

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The Alchemy of Things: Interiors Shaped by Curious Minds

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The Alchemy of Things: Interiors Shaped by Curious Minds

Karen McCartney

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Interior design, decor & style guides

Hardback

If you have read The House that Pinterest Built, Smart Spaces, Iconic Australian Houses, or Elements of Style, you're going... [more]

$59.99

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Wabi Sabi: Japanese Wisdom for a Perfectly Imperfect Life

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Wabi Sabi: Japanese Wisdom for a Perfectly Imperfect Life

Beth Kempton

Art styles not defined by date; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Coping with stress; Self-help & personal development; Interior design, decor & style guides

Hardback

A guide to using the Japanese concept of wabi sabi to transform every area of your life, and find happiness right where you... [more]

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Science is Beautiful: Botanical Life: Under the Microscope

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Science is Beautiful: Botanical Life: Under the Microscope

Colin Salter

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Botany & plant sciences

Hardback

This collection unearths some of the most wonderful microscopic images of flowers, trees and grasses ever created.<br /><br... [more]

$39.99

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American Masters 1940-1980

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American Masters 1940-1980

National Gallery of Australia

Art & Architecture; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Hardback

American Masters 1940-1980 celebrates one of the greatest collections of American art outside the United States. The National... [more]

$49.95

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Granta 143: After the Fact

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Granta 143: After the Fact

Sigrid Rausing

The Arts: General & Reference; Memoirs; Anthologies (non-poetry); Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

Paperback

What happens on the ground once the news cycle moves on? This issue of Granta looks at what comes next. [more]

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Unnatural Selection

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Unnatural Selection

Katrina van Grouw

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; Taxonomy & systematics; Evolution; Wildlife: general interest

Hardback

A lavishly illustrated look at how evolution plays out in selective breeding Unnatural Selection is a stunningly illustrated... [more]

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John Russell: Australia's French Impressionist

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John Russell: Australia's French Impressionist

Hilary Spurling

Art & Architecture; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

Australian artist John Russell (1858-1930) was an active and influential member of the French 19th century avant-garde, he... [more]

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A Companion to Greek Art

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A Companion to Greek Art

Tyler Jo Smith, Dimitris Plantzos

History of art: ancient & classical art; History; Archaeology by period & region

Paperback

This well-illustrated Companion offers a comprehensive, authoritative account of the development of Greek art through the... [more]

$73.95

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Fugitive History: The Art of Julie Gough

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Fugitive History: The Art of Julie Gough

Julie Gough

Art & Architecture; Art of indigenous peoples; Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs

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In a rush of remembrance that seemed longer than my own life, I recognised that was who we are, that there was a term for... [more]

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Insomniac City: New York, Oliver Sacks, and Me

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Insomniac City: New York, Oliver Sacks, and Me

Bill Hayes

Individual photographers; Biography; Memoirs; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology

Paperback

'A beautiful memoir in which Oliver Sacks comes wonderfully to life ... Exquisitely wrought, heartrending and joyous' Joyce... [more]

$19.99

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Picasso Portraits

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Picasso Portraits

Elizabeth Cowling

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

Paperback

For all his radical originality, Picasso remained in constant dialogue with the art of the past and his portraits often alluded... [more]

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The Modern Art Cookbook

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The Modern Art Cookbook

Mary Ann Caws

Art Treatments & Subjects; Cookery, food & drink; General cookery & recipes

Paperback

The Modern Art Cookbook provides a window into how both great and lesser-known modern artists, writers and poets ate, cooked,... [more]

$37.99

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Chiang Kai-Shek versus Tse-Tung: The Battle for China 1946 - 1949

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Chiang Kai-Shek versus Tse-Tung: The Battle for China 1946 - 1949

Philip Jowett

Photographic reportage; History; Military history; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

Over 200 archive photographs showing the war between the Nationalists and Communists in China in the late 1940s. A graphic... [more]

$39.99

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Chinese Brush Painting: A Beginner's Step-by-Step Guide

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Chinese Brush Painting: A Beginner's Step-by-Step Guide

Mei Ruo

Art & Architecture; Painting & paintings; Painting & art manuals

Paperback

Learn first about the tools and materials, then painting techniques. Early pages explore the very basic painting methods and... [more]

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The Short Story of Photography: A Pocket Guide to Key Genres, Works, Themes & Techniques

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The Short Story of Photography: A Pocket Guide to Key Genres, Works, Themes...

Ian Haydn Smith

Photography & photographs

Paperback

The Short Story of Photography is a new and innovative introduction to the subject of photography. Simply constructed, the... [more]

$29.99

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SEW ... The Garment-Making Book of Knowledge: Real-Life Lessons from a Serial Sewist

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SEW ... The Garment-Making Book of Knowledge: Real-Life Lessons from a Serial...

Barbara Emodi

Art & Architecture; Needlework & fabric crafts

Paperback

This book offers Barbara's thoughts, tips, and tricks on the benefits of sewing and so much more. [more]

$52.99

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Butterfly on a Pin: A memoir of love, despair and reinvention

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Butterfly on a Pin: A memoir of love, despair and reinvention

Alannah Hill

Fashion & textiles: design; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

One of Australia's most successful fashion designers, Alannah Hill bares her soul in this brilliant memoir. [more]

$32.99

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Exposure

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Exposure

Ramon Reverte, Kazuma Obara

Photography & photographs; Social issues & processes

Paperback

Thirty years have passed since the world's worst nuclear accident, which occurred at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in... [more]

$130.00

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The Story of Sydney Observatory

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The Story of Sydney Observatory

Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Using archival images and objects from the MAAS collection, The Story of Sydney Observatory details the evolution of the astronomical... [more]

$10.00

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Faberge Rediscovered

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Faberge Rediscovered

Wilfried Zeisler

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Individual artists, art monographs; History; Antiques & collectables: jewellery; Antiques & collectables: gold & silver (other than jewellery); Jewellery & beadcraft

Hardback

Presents 90 fabulous pieces made by celebrated Russian jeweller Peter Carl Faberge, along with new research, exciting discoveries,... [more]

$70.00

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Desmond Freeman Paris: Impressions in Ink

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Desmond Freeman Paris: Impressions in Ink

Desmond Freeman

Drawing & drawings; Individual artists, art monographs; Travel & holiday; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Hardback

Award-winning artist Desmond Freeman works with ink to capture more than 50 superb full-colour and B&W illustrations of Paris... [more]

$65.00

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Mid-Century Modern: Icons of Design

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Mid-Century Modern: Icons of Design

Frances Ambler

Art & Architecture; Decorative arts; Professional interior design; Gift books

Hardback

The latest addition to the stylish Mid-Century Modern gift range, featuring elegant illustrations of classic pieces presented... [more]

$19.99

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