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Capturing Nature: Early Scientific Photography at the Australian Museum 1857-1893

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Capturing Nature: Early Scientific Photography at the Australian Museum...

Vanessa Finney

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides; Advocate - Science

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The ground-breaking scientific photographs of Australian Museum curator Gerard Krefft and taxidermist Henry Barnes are revealed... [more]

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Transformations: Harriet and Helena Scott, Colonial Sydney's Finest Natural History Painters

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Transformations: Harriet and Helena Scott, Colonial Sydney's Finest Natural...

Vanessa Finney

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Mathematics & Sciences

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With their collecting boxes, notebooks and paintbrushes, Harriet and Helena Scott entered the masculine worlds of science... [more]

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Tolkien: Treasures

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Tolkien: Treasures

Catherine McIlwaine

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Fantasy

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This lavishly illustrated book showcases the highlights of the Tolkien archives held at the Bodleian Library. This stunning... [more]

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Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and Flinders

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Picturing the Pacific: Joseph Banks and the Shipboard Artists of Cook and...

James Taylor

Painting & paintings; Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Botanical art; Landscape art & architecture; History; Maritime history

Hardback

For over 50 years between the 1760s and the early 19th century, the pioneers who sailed from Europe to explore the Pacific... [more]

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Living with the Gods: On Beliefs and Peoples

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Living with the Gods: On Beliefs and Peoples

Neil MacGregor

Art styles not defined by date; Religious subjects depicted in art; General & world history; Religion & beliefs; History of religion

Hardback

This is a Borzoi Book published by Alfred A. Knopf. [more]

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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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Harry Potter: History of Magic: The Book of the Exhibition

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Harry Potter: History of Magic: The Book of the Exhibition

British Library

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Fiction-related items; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides; Gift books

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Harry Potter: A History of Magic is the official book of the record-breaking... [more]

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The Life of Leonardo da Vinci

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The Life of Leonardo da Vinci

Vasari Giorgio

Individual artists, art monographs; Biography: arts & entertainment

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A long-awaited new translation of Giorgio Vasari's Life of Leonardo da Vinci, illustrated for the first time, that preserves... [more]

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The Collector of Lives: Giorgio Vasari and the Invention of Art

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The Collector of Lives: Giorgio Vasari and the Invention of Art

Noah Charney, Ingrid Rowland

Art & Architecture; Renaissance art; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography: arts & entertainment

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A narrative of intrigue, gossip and colourful artistic rivalry, The Collector of Lives presents a lively introduction to a... [more]

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Hokusai Manga

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Hokusai Manga

Hokusai

Art & Architecture; Individual artists, art monographs

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A stylish three-volume boxed set of Hokusai's renowned manga drawings. [more]

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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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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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Mr Five Per Cent: The many lives of Calouste Gulbenkian, the world's richest man

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Mr Five Per Cent: The many lives of Calouste Gulbenkian, the world's richest...

Jonathan Conlin

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Biography; Biography: business & industry; Biography: arts & entertainment; Petroleum & oil industries

Hardback

At his death in 1955, Calouste Gulbenkian was the richest man in the world, known as 'Mr Five Percent' for owning 5% of Middle... [more]

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Rose

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Rose

Catherine Horwood

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); Gardening; Gardening: plants; Trees, wildflowers & plants; Advocate - Food & Garden

Hardback

With vibrant illustrations and tales of medieval best-sellers, nurserymen's rivalries and changing tastes in the flower bed,... [more]

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Orson Welles Portfolio

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Orson Welles Portfolio

Simon Braund

Individual artists, art monographs; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Individual film directors, film-makers

Hardback

A lavish hardback containing Orson Welles' Portfolio, much of which has never been seen before. Orson Welles, famous as an... [more]

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APT9: The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art

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APT9: The 9th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art

Qagoma

Art & Architecture; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Paperback

APT9 explores the art and ideas of some of the most dynamic regions in the world as part of the Gallery's flagship exhibition.... [more]

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Emperors' Treasures: Chinese Art from the National Palace Museum, Taipei

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Emperors' Treasures: Chinese Art from the National Palace Museum, Taipei...

Jay Xu, Li He

Oriental art; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; History

Paperback

Emperors' Treasures examines each ruler's distinct contribution to the arts and how each developed his or her aesthetic and... [more]

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Secret Language of Churches and Cathedrals

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Secret Language of Churches and Cathedrals

Richard Stemp

Religious subjects depicted in art; Religious buildings; Religion & beliefs; Christianity

Paperback

Who is depicted in that stained glass window? What is the significance of those geometric figures? Why are there fierce-looking... [more]

$35.00

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Mark Rothko: From the Inside Out

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Mark Rothko: From the Inside Out

Christopher Rothko

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Abstract Expressionism; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs

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The journey to understand the painting is also the journey to understand Rothko, because the work is so thoroughly suffused... [more]

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Willem De Kooning

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Willem De Kooning

Corinna Thierolf

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Abstract Expressionism; Painting & paintings; Individual artists, art monographs; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

In 1926 22 year - old Dutchman Willem de Kooning (1904 - 1997) travelled to the USA on a British freighter - without papers... [more]

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The Book of the Horse: Horses in Art

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The Book of the Horse: Horses in Art

Hyland Angus, Caroline Roberts

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

Paperback

Horses have been the inspiration for hundreds of works of art over the centuries. This book celebrates the horse in all its... [more]

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Pavement Chalk Artist: The Three-Dimensional Drawings of Julian Beever

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Pavement Chalk Artist: The Three-Dimensional Drawings of Julian Beever

Julian Beever

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

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Expanded third edition celebrating the extraordinary three-dimensional anamorphic chalk paintings of the feted British street... [more]

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

David Bainbridge

Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Veterinary anatomy & physiology; Mathematics & Sciences

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Have you ever wondered what beats beneath an animal's skin? Well, you wouldn't be the first one. The study of comparative... [more]

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One Good Turn: New Drawings by Mary Leunig

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One Good Turn: New Drawings by Mary Leunig

Mary Leunig

Individual artists, art monographs; Fiction & Literature

Paperback

Mary Leunig's drawings jump right into the reader's face, demanding attention and challenging the status quo with their content.... [more]

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Bruegel: The Master

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Bruegel: The Master

Manfred Sellink, Ron Spronk

Art & Architecture; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

A major monograph on the artist widely regarded as the 16th century's greatest Netherlandish painter, published to mark the... [more]

$80.00

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