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Keiko Okamoto's Japanese Knitting Stitches: A Stitch Dictionary of 150 Amazing Patterns with 7 Sample Projects

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Keiko Okamoto's Japanese Knitting Stitches: A Stitch Dictionary of 150 Amazing...

Keiko Okamoto, Gayle Roehm

Art & Architecture; Fashion & textiles: design; Needlework & fabric crafts; Knitting & crochet

Paperback

Keiko Okamoto's Japanese Knitting Stitches presents 150 exquisite knitting and crochet stitches from one of Japan's most prolific... [more]

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Hockney - Van Gogh: The Joy of Nature

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Hockney - Van Gogh: The Joy of Nature

Hans den Hartog Jager

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Individual artists, art monographs; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes)

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A parallel look at Hockney and Van Gogh's love of nature as expressed in their landscape paintings. [more]

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Beginner's Guide to Life Drawing

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Beginner's Guide to Life Drawing

Eddie Armer

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings; Painting & art manuals

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A beautiful, practical course to life drawing, using a range of media and techniques. [more]

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Acute Misfortune: The Life and Death of Adam Cullen

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Acute Misfortune: The Life and Death of Adam Cullen

Erik Jensen

Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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An unflinching portrait of talent and addiction. In 2008 the artist Adam Cullen invited journalist Erik Jensen to stay in... [more]

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Tudor & Jacobean Portraits

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Tudor & Jacobean Portraits

Charlotte Bolland

Art & Architecture; History

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The Collection of the National Portrait Gallery, London, is renowned for its portraits from the Tudor and Jacobean eras, many... [more]

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The 50 Greatest Castles and Palaces of the World

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The 50 Greatest Castles and Palaces of the World

Gilly Pickup

Architecture; Palaces, chateaux, country houses; Castles & fortifications; Travel & holiday guides; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

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Explore the legends, history and secrets of great castles and palaces around the world. [more]

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The American Pre-Raphaelites: Radical Realists

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The American Pre-Raphaelites: Radical Realists

Linda Ferber, Nancy Anderson, Tim Barringer, Barbara Dayer Gallati, Sophie Lynford

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Pre-Raphaelite art; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

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An illuminating look at how the Pre-Raphaelite movement was embraced by a group of vanguard American artists [more]

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Book of Beasts - The Bestiary in the Medieval World

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Book of Beasts - The Bestiary in the Medieval World

Elizabeth Morrison, Larisa Grollemond

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); History

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A celebration of the visual contributions of the bestiary - one of the most popular types of illuminated books during the... [more]

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Wright and New York: The Making of America's Architect

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Wright and New York: The Making of America's Architect

Anthony Alofsin

Art & design styles: Modernist design & Bauhaus; Individual artists, art monographs; Architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms; History of architecture; Biography: arts & entertainment

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A dazzling dual portrait of Frank Lloyd Wright and early twentieth-century New York, revealing the city's role in establishing... [more]

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Nora Heysen: A Portrait

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Nora Heysen: A Portrait

Anne-Louise Willoughby

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Biography: arts & entertainment

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A portraitist and a flower painter, Nora Heysen's life was defined by an all-consuming drive to draw and paint. Extensively... [more]

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Eyewitness 1917: The Russian Revolution through Eyewitness Accounts

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Eyewitness 1917: The Russian Revolution through Eyewitness Accounts

Mikhail Zygar, Karen Shainyan

Photographic reportage; History; Russian Revolution

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A dramatic account of a year of two revolutions in Russia, told through extracts from contemporary diaries, letters and memoirs... [more]

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So Much Longing in So Little Space: The art of Edvard Munch

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So Much Longing in So Little Space: The art of Edvard Munch

Karl Ove Knausgaard

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography

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In So Much Longing in So Little Space, Karl Ove Knausgaard explores the life and work of Edvard Munch. Setting out to understand... [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)

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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Selected Writings

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Selected Writings

Rene Magritte

Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The first ever publication of writings by Magritte in the English language. It provides a fascinating and intimate glimpse... [more]

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The Book of the Flower: Flowers in Art

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The Book of the Flower: Flowers in Art

Angus Hyland, Kendra Wilson

Art & Architecture; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes)

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'Art is the flower, life is the green leaf' - Charles Rennie Mackintosh... [more]

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Living with Leonardo: Fifty Years of Sanity and Insanity in the Art World and Beyond

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Living with Leonardo: Fifty Years of Sanity and Insanity in the Art World...

Martin J. Kemp

Art & Architecture; Renaissance art; Individual artists, art monographs

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Martin Kemp, described by The Times as `the world's leading authority on Leonardo', relates his fifty-year relationship 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]

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Women Artists

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Women Artists

Flavia Frigeri

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles

Paperback

Small, smart, essential - a chronological introduction to women artists through 500 years of history, providing a rich understanding... [more]

$19.99

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Use This if You Want to be Great at Drawing

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Use This if You Want to be Great at Drawing

Henry Carroll

Art & Architecture

Paperback

Inspired by modern masters, Use This If You Want To Be Great at Drawing is a playful introduction to contemporary drawing... [more]

$26.99

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The Indian Textile Sourcebook: Patterns and Techniques

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The Indian Textile Sourcebook: Patterns and Techniques

Avalon Fotheringham

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Textile design & theory

Hardback

An invaluable sourcebook of Indian textile patterns, organized by pattern type and explored by technique, and covering every... [more]

$70.00

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Alba the Hundred Year Old Fish

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Alba the Hundred Year Old Fish

Lara Hawthorne

Illustration; Wildlife: aquatic creatures; Gift books; Children's & Educational; Picture books

Hardback

Alba the fish has spent her entire life collecting precious objects that drift dow n to the ocean floor. From delicate shells... [more]

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Hollywood Dogs: Photographs from the John Kobal Foundation

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Hollywood Dogs: Photographs from the John Kobal Foundation

William Secord

Photography & photographs; Individual photographers; Theatre: individual actors & directors; Film, TV & Radio; Dogs as pets

Hardback

Hollywood Dogs showcases a fine selection of photographs from the famous John Kobal Foundation. Taken between 1920 and 1960... [more]

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Hollywood Cats: Photographs From the John Kobal Foundation

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Hollywood Cats: Photographs From the John Kobal Foundation

Gareth Abbott, Simon Crocker

Photography & photographs; Individual photographers; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Cats as pets

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Over 100 wonderful images of Hollywood film stars from the Golden Age, photographed with cats of all shapes, size and breeds.... [more]

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Pocket Pompoms: 35 Little Woolly Creatures to Make

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Pocket Pompoms: 35 Little Woolly Creatures to Make

Sachiyo Ishii

Art & Architecture; Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts

Hardback

35 cute pompom animals, birds, sea creatures and insects to make. [more]

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Margaret Olley: A Generous Life

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Margaret Olley: A Generous Life

Qagoma

Art & Architecture; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Hardback

Margaret Olley was a deeply charismatic figure, mentor and friend, and exerted an enduring influence on a number of Australian... [more]

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