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Understanding Illuminated Manuscripts: A Guide to Technical Terms

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Understanding Illuminated Manuscripts: A Guide to Technical Terms

Michelle P. Brown

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; Painting & paintings; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Art techniques & principles; History; Lettering & calligraphy

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A standard reference in the field of manuscript studies for over twenty years, now revised and updated with full-colour illustrations... [more]

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Life After Carbon: The Next Global Transformation of Cities

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Life After Carbon: The Next Global Transformation of Cities

Peter Plastrik, John Cleveland

Architecture; Global warming; Urban & municipal planning

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Global stories show urban innovations that are responding to climate change. [more]

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Australian Geographic Tasmania

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Australian Geographic Tasmania

Katrina O'Brien

Photographs: collections; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides; Places & peoples: pictorial works

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Australian Geographic, in Association with Woodslane Press is introducing a new series of photographic souvenir guides to... [more]

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Judge Dredd (GN): Under Siege

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Judge Dredd (GN): Under Siege

Mark Russell

Photography & photographs; Fiction-related items

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When all contact with the Patrick Swayze Block is lost, Dredd and Judge Beeny are tasked with investigating. As they battle... [more]

$27.99

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Gropius: The Man Who Built the Bauhaus

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Gropius: The Man Who Built the Bauhaus

Fiona MacCarthy

Architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms; History of architecture; Biography: arts & entertainment; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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Fiona MacCarthy challenges the image of Walter Gropius as a doctrinaire architectural rationalist, bringing out the vision... [more]

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Treasures of Botanical Art

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Treasures of Botanical Art

Shirley Sherwood, Martyn Rix

Art & Architecture; Botanical art; Gardens (descriptions, history etc); Trees, wildflowers & plants

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Treasures of Botanical Art reveals the history of botanical painting, its beauty and science, with works from two renowned... [more]

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This is Not Just a Painting

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This is Not Just a Painting

Bernard Lahire

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles

Hardback

In 2008, the Musee des Beaux-Arts de Lyon acquired a painting called The Flight into Egypt which was attributed to the French... [more]

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The World between Empires - Art and Identity in the Ancient Middle East

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The World between Empires - Art and Identity in the Ancient Middle East...

Blair Fowlkes-childs, Michael Seymour

History of art: ancient & classical art; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; History; Classical history & classical civilisation

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A timely and definitive exploration of the art and culture of the ancient civilizations situated between Rome and the Middle... [more]

$125.00

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The Poetry and Music of Science: Comparing Creativity in Science and Art

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The Poetry and Music of Science: Comparing Creativity in Science and Art...

Tom McLeish

Theory of art; Religion & science; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Popular science

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The Poetry and Music of Science examines aspects of science and art that bear close comparison - for example the art of the... [more]

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The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve

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The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve

Stephen Greenblatt

History of Art & Design Styles; History of religion; History of ideas

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Selected as a book of the year 2017 by The Times and Sunday TimesWhat is it about Adam and Eve's story that fascinates us?... [more]

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Tate: Colour: A Visual History

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Tate: Colour: A Visual History

Alexandra Loske

Art & Architecture; Painting & art manuals

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Discover the fascinating stories of how colour was recorded, explored and brought to the masses. [more]

$55.00

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Marvels Captain Marvel: Art of the Movie

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Marvels Captain Marvel: Art of the Movie

Eleni Roussos

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Films, movies & cinema

Hardback

Go behind the scenes of the highly anticipated Captain Marvel film with... [more]

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Lost Anatomies:The Evolution of the Human Form: The Evolution of the Human Form

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Lost Anatomies:The Evolution of the Human Form: The Evolution of the Human...

John Gurche

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Human figures depicted in art; Mathematics & Sciences

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Renowned paleoartist John Gurche brings the traditional techniques of figure drawing and anatomical art to the portrayal of... [more]

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Behind the Lines: The Year's Best Political Cartoons 2018

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Behind the Lines: The Year's Best Political Cartoons 2018

The Museum of Australian Democracy

Comic book & cartoon art; Fiction & Literature

Paperback

Behind the Lines: The Year's Best Political Cartoons 2018 celebrates another... [more]

$19.95

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Out of This Century: Confessions of an Art Addict

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Out of This Century: Confessions of an Art Addict

Peggy Guggenheim

Art: financial aspects; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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This is the fascinating autobiography of a society heiress who became the bohemian doyenne of the art world. She amassed one... [more]

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Cats of Paris: and Elsewhere

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Cats of Paris: and Elsewhere

Lila De Nobili

Art & Architecture; Drawing & drawings

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The intimate drawings and watercolors of her cats by celebrated stage and costume designer Lila De Nobili, sketched in her... [more]

$36.99

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Hand & Mind: Conversations on architecture and the built world

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Hand & Mind: Conversations on architecture and the built world

Ainslie Murray, Xing Ruan

Architecture

Paperback

Architects and designers reflect on the parts of their practice that are often hidden - their inspiration, the genesis of... [more]

$59.99

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Imants Tillers: Journey To Nowhere

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Imants Tillers: Journey To Nowhere

Elita Ansone, Graham Coulter-Smith, Mark Ledbury, Ian McLean, Imants Tillers

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles

Paperback

For the renowned artist Imants Tillers, whose career spans more than four decades of prolific creative practice, this `journey... [more]

$50.00

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The Collected Poems and Drawings of Stevie Smith

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The Collected Poems and Drawings of Stevie Smith

Stevie Smith

Drawing & drawings; Poetry; Poetry by individual poets; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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When Stevie Smith died in 1971 she was one of the twentieth-century's most popular poets; many of her poems have been widely... [more]

$35.00

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30-Second Great Art: From Masaccio to Matisse, 50 artworks that changed the way we see things

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30-Second Great Art: From Masaccio to Matisse, 50 artworks that changed...

Lee Beard

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles

Paperback

The great painting and sculpture of the past is the indispensable backbone of most people's visual library, but wrangling... [more]

$27.99

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Light and Shade in Watercolour

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Light and Shade in Watercolour

Hazel Soan

Art & Architecture; Watercolours; Painting & art manuals

Hardback

Bestselling artist and author explains how to use light and shade in your watercolour painting to add lifelike detail and... [more]

$39.99

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A Matter of Style: Intimate Portraits of 10 Women Who Changed Fashion

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A Matter of Style: Intimate Portraits of 10 Women Who Changed Fashion

Paola Saltari

Photographs: portraits; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Fashion & textiles: design; Biography: general; Gender studies: women

Hardback

From Coco Chanel and Grace Kelly to Twiggy and Lady Diana, here are ten women who changed twentieth-century fashion forever!<br... [more]

$65.00

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R. Crumb's Dream Diary

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R. Crumb's Dream Diary

Ronald Bronstein, Sammy Harkham

Art & Architecture; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

An unprecedented insight into the untamed art and psyche of R. Crumb.<br... [more]

$39.99

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Magritte: Lifeline

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Magritte: Lifeline

Xavier Canonne, Julie Waseige, Guido Comis

Art & Architecture; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

The book presents about seventy paintings, gouaches and drawings by Rene Magritte and includes interesting studies by international... [more]

$60.00

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The Inside World: Contemporary Memorial Poles from Aboriginal Australia

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The Inside World: Contemporary Memorial Poles from Aboriginal Australia...

Henry F. Skerritt

Art of indigenous peoples; Art & design styles: from c 1960; History

Hardback

This groundbreaking book focuses on contemporary memorial poles, one of the most unique forms of contemporary Aboriginal... [more]

$90.00

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