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A Chronology of Art: A Timeline of Western Culture from Prehistory to the Present

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A Chronology of Art: A Timeline of Western Culture from Prehistory to the...

Iain Zaczek

Art & Architecture; Art styles not defined by date; Social & cultural history

Hardback

A fresh take on the history of art, using cultural timelines to reveal little-known connections and influences between artworks... [more]

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The Lives of the Surrealists

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The Lives of the Surrealists

Desmond Morris

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Surrealism & Dada; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Life histories of the Surrealists, known and unknown, by one of the last surviving members of the movement--artist and best-selling... [more]

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Japanese Stitches Unraveled: 160+ Stitch Patterns to Knit Top Down, Bottom Up, Back and Forth, and In the Round

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Japanese Stitches Unraveled: 160+ Stitch Patterns to Knit Top Down, Bottom...

Wendy Bernard

Art & Architecture; Knitting & crochet

Hardback

A groundbreaking treasury of 150 intricate Japanese stitch patterns to knit in four directions. [more]

$45.00

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Dutch Masters from the Hermitage

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Dutch Masters from the Hermitage

Hermitage Amsterdam

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Baroque; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Hardback

Of all the museums in the world that have a Dutch masters collection, the Hermitage takes the prize. There might be other... [more]

$59.99

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McQueen: An illustrated history of the fashion icon

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McQueen: An illustrated history of the fashion icon

Tom Rasmussen

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Individual designers; History of fashion; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Going Green With Vertical Landscapes

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Going Green With Vertical Landscapes

Vo Trong Nghia, Takashi Niwa

Landscape art & architecture; Urban & municipal planning; Gardening

Hardback

This book seeks to rejuvenate the urban jungle, looking for ways to transform the concrete forest into the forest city... [more]

$69.99

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Designed in the USSR: 1950-1989

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Designed in the USSR: 1950-1989

Phaidon

Graphic design; History

Hardback

A fascinating glimpse into design behind the Iron Curtain, revealed through the products and graphics of everyday Soviet life... [more]

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Complete Crochet Course: The Ultimate Crochet Guide

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Complete Crochet Course: The Ultimate Crochet Guide

Shannon Mullett-Bowlsby

Art & Architecture; Knitting & crochet

Hardback

Teaches you how to crochet and explains all the tools, materials and techniques you need. [more]

$44.99

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Built: The Hidden Stories Behind our Structures

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Built: The Hidden Stories Behind our Structures

Roma Agrawal

Architecture; Popular science; Civil engineering, surveying & building; Structural engineering

Hardback

While our cities are full of incredible engineering feats, most of us live with little idea of what goes into creating the... [more]

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All the Money in the World

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All the Money in the World

John Pearson

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Biography: business & industry; True crime; Petroleum & oil industries

Paperback

Inspired by the fortunes and misfortunes of the Getty family, whose most extraordinary and troubled episode - the kidnap and... [more]

$24.99

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AIEEYAAA Learn Chinese the Hard Way: The English-Chinese Cartoon Dictionary (3r

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AIEEYAAA Learn Chinese the Hard Way: The English-Chinese Cartoon Dictionary...

Larry Feign

Comic book & cartoon art; Bilingual & multilingual dictionaries; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Don't be fooled by books which promise you that learning Chinese is easy, easier, simple, or instant. Learning Chinese is... [more]

$21.95

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The Mirror of Venus: Women in Roman Art

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The Mirror of Venus: Women in Roman Art

Iain Ferris

History of art: ancient & classical art; Human figures depicted in art; History; European history; Classical history & classical civilisation

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This is the first general book to present a coherent, broad analysis of the numerous images of women in Roman art. [more]

$29.95

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Sharper 1980-2013: A Biography of Martin Sharp as Told to Lowell Tarling

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Sharper 1980-2013: A Biography of Martin Sharp as Told to Lowell Tarling...

Lowell Tarling

Art & design styles: Pop art; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

In this second of two volumes, Lowell Tarling offers us a way into the enigmatic and reclusive artist, through extensive interviews... [more]

$34.95

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A Revolution in Color: The World of John Singleton Copley

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A Revolution in Color: The World of John Singleton Copley

Jane Kamensky

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

Paperback

This bold new history recovers the American Revolution, as seen through the eyes of Boston-born painter John Singleton Copley.... [more]

$28.95

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First Dog On the Moon's Guide to Living Through the Impending Apocalypseand How to Stay Nice Doing It

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First Dog On the Moon's Guide to Living Through the Impending Apocalypseand...

First Dog on the Moon

Comic book & cartoon art; Fiction & Literature

Paperback

The only book you will ever need to read by Australia's best-loved marsupial-based cartoonist Join beloved cartoonist... [more]

$29.99

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Characters: Cultural Stories Revealed Through Typography

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Characters: Cultural Stories Revealed Through Typography

Stephen Banham

Typography & lettering; History

Paperback

In Characters, Stephen Banham has meticulously researched the signage and typography of a city to present an exuberant collection... [more]

$39.99

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David Hockney Prints

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David Hockney Prints

National Gallery of Australia

Art & Architecture; Individual artists, art monographs

Paperback

The National Gallery of Australia is one of a few select galleries around the world fortunate to own a complete set of 100... [more]

$39.95

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Lonely Planet's Best Ever Photography Tips

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Lonely Planet's Best Ever Photography Tips

Lonely Planet, Richard I'Anson

Photographic equipment & techniques; Travel tips & advice: general

Paperback

Sharpen your skills and your pictures with award-winning travel photographer Richard I'Anson, who's spent over 30 years capturing... [more]

$14.99

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Letters to a Very Young Painter

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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

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Monet: Framing Life

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Monet: Framing Life

Jill Shaw

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

Paperback

Catalogue for an exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts, September 21, 2017-March 4, 2018 -- [more]

$32.99

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Chinese Symbolism and Art Motifs: A Comprehensive Handbook on Symbolism in Chinese Art Through the Ages

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Chinese Symbolism and Art Motifs: A Comprehensive Handbook on Symbolism...

C. A. S. Williams

Oriental art; Art Treatments & Subjects; History

Paperback

Written with reader accessibility in mind, this comprehensive handbook of symbolism in Chinese art and culture will be an... [more]

$29.99

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Iris Apfel: Accidental Icon

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Iris Apfel: Accidental Icon

Iris Apfel

Fashion & textiles: design; Biography; Autobiography: general

Hardback

I never want to be an old fuddy-duddy;<br /><br />I hold the self-proclaimed... [more]

$45.00

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Twelve Australian Photo Artists

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Twelve Australian Photo Artists

Blair French, Daniel Palmer

Art & Architecture; Individual photographers

Hardback

This book offers a comprehensive introduction to the work of twelve artists whose photographic practice has been central to... [more]

$49.95

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Del Kathryn Barton

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Del Kathryn Barton

Julie Ewington

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

Hardback

The first major text devoted to Del Kathryn Barton's work offers a portrait of a rich and multi-dimensional life informed... [more]

$69.95

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Fiona Hall: Wrong Way Time

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Fiona Hall: Wrong Way Time

Linda Michael

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

Hardback

Fiona Hall: Wrong Way Time showcases the extraordinary creations of Fiona Hall - figures woven from military camouflage, painted... [more]

$29.95

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