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Tolkien: Maker of Middle-Earth

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Tolkien: Maker of Middle-Earth

Catherine McIlwaine

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Illustration; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

Hardback

This richly illustrated book explores the huge creative endeavour behind Tolkien's enduring popularity. Lavishly illustrated... [more]

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Civilisations: How Do We Look / The Eye of Faith

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Civilisations: How Do We Look / The Eye of Faith

Mary Beard

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Human figures depicted in art; Religious subjects depicted in art; History of religion

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Focusing on the arrival of the human figure as a subject of art, Mary Beard examines the history of beauty in civilisation.<br... [more]

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Leonardo: A Restless Genius

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Leonardo: A Restless Genius

Antonio Forcellino

Renaissance art; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography

Hardback

A visionary scientist, a supreme painter, a man of eccentricity and ambition: Leonardo da Vinci had many lives. Born from... [more]

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Renoir's Dancer: The Secret Life of Suzanne Valadon

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Renoir's Dancer: The Secret Life of Suzanne Valadon

Catherine Hewitt

Art & design styles: Impressionism & Post-Impressionism; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Biography: historical, political & military

Paperback

From the author of The Mistress of Paris, a lavish biography of a remarkable 19th-century woman. [more]

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Acrylics: Techniques and Tutorials for the Complete Beginner

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Acrylics: Techniques and Tutorials for the Complete Beginner

Adrian Burrows

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

Paperback

Adrian Burrows is an enthusiastic and accomplished artist and teacher who explains the fundamentals of painting with acrylics... [more]

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Ways of Being: Advice for Artists by Artists

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Ways of Being: Advice for Artists by Artists

James Cahill

Art & Architecture; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

What if you could sit down with your favourite artist and ask them anything you liked - Life? Work? Inspiration? Based on... [more]

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Delacroix Drawings: The Karen B. Cohen Collection

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Delacroix Drawings: The Karen B. Cohen Collection

Ashley Dunn, Colta Ives, Marjorie Shelley

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Romanticism; Drawing & drawings; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

Known as the master of French Romanticism for his energetic paintings, Eug ne Delacroix (1798-1863) was also a consummate... [more]

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The Good Bohemian: The Letters of Ida John

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The Good Bohemian: The Letters of Ida John

Michael Holroyd, Rebecca John

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Diaries, letters & journals

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'It is right that, after more than one hundred years, she should have her say' John Carey, Sunday Times Twelve days before... [more]

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Plato in L.A. - Artists' Visions

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Plato in L.A. - Artists' Visions

Donatien Grau

Art & Architecture; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Paperback

Eleven renowned contemporary artists -Paul Chan, Rachel Harrison, Huang Yong Ping, Mike Kelley, Jeff Koons, Joseph Kosuth,... [more]

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How To Draw: Sketch and draw anything, anywhere with this inspiring and practical handbook

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How To Draw: Sketch and draw anything, anywhere with this inspiring and...

Jake Spicer

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

Paperback

Learn how to draw with proven exercises for real-world practice and improvement from the UK's favourite drawing teacher. [more]

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An Explorer's Guide to Julian of Norwich

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An Explorer's Guide to Julian of Norwich

Veronica Mary Rolf

Religious subjects depicted in art; Literary studies: general; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; History; History of religion; Christianity

Paperback

All shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of thing shall be well. [more]

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The Songs We Know Best: John Ashbery's Early Life

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The Songs We Know Best: John Ashbery's Early Life

Karin Roffman

Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Literary studies: poetry & poets

Paperback

The first biography of an American master. [more]

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A Man Called Yarra

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A Man Called Yarra

Stan Yarramunua, Robert Hillman

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; History; Indigenous peoples

Paperback

I'm a Wathaurong man. I'm an artist who draws on life in this big red and yellow and black country. Stan Yarra Yarramunua... [more]

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`So That You Might Know Each Other': Faith and Culture in Islam

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`So That You Might Know Each Other': Faith and Culture in Islam

National Museum of Australia

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

COLLECTIONS FROM THE VATICAN ANIMA MUNDI MUSEUM, THE SHARJAH MUSEUMS AUTHORITY AND THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AUSTRALIA `So... [more]

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Recreating an Age of Reptiles

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Recreating an Age of Reptiles

Mark P. Witton

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Individual artists, art monographs; Art techniques & principles; Mathematics & Sciences; Palaeontology; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world

Paperback

Dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals have always fascinated people but they pose vast problems for the artist. How do... [more]

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Picasso 1932: Love, Fame, Tragedy

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Picasso 1932: Love, Fame, Tragedy

Achim Borchardt-Hume

Art & Architecture; Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Paperback

1932 was an extraordinary year for Picasso, even by his own standards. His paintings reached a new level of sensuality and... [more]

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Wild Land: A Journey into the Earth's Last Wilds

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Wild Land: A Journey into the Earth's Last Wilds

Peter Pickford, Beverly Pickford

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Photographs: collections; Travel & holiday; Advocate - Travel

Hardback

Wild Land is an epic and unprecedented portrait of some of the most untouched parts of our planet, and a timely message highlighting... [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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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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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

Paperback

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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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]

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Rainbows: Nature and Culture

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Rainbows: Nature and Culture

Daniel MacCannell

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Weather

Paperback

Rainbow: Nature and Culture describes what rainbows are and how they work, how we arrived at our current scientific understanding... [more]

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Mikala Dwyer: A shape of thought

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Mikala Dwyer: A shape of thought

Wayne Tunnicliffe, Helen Hughes

Art & Architecture; Individual artists, art monographs

Paperback

<div>Described as one of Australia&rsquo;s most inventive artists, Mikala Dwyer creates objects and installations that are... [more]

$45.00

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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]

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Icons of Style: A Century of Fashion Photography

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Icons of Style: A Century of Fashion Photography

Paul Martineau

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Photographs: collections; Special kinds of photography

Hardback

An informative, lavishly illustrated survey of one hundred years of fashion photography, including more than three hundred... [more]

$110.00

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