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Living with Books

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Living with Books

Author: Dominique Dupuich
Publication Date: 19 December 2011

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Explores the libraries of some of the top names in the worlds of art, design and fashion. This title takes us on a tour of the home libraries of some passionate readers discovering how they built up the libraries of their dreams.

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Lillian Bassman

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Lillian Bassman
Lingerie

Author: Lillian Bassman
Publication Date: 1 March 2012

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Through the 1950s and the early 1960s, fashion photographer Lillian Bassman worked with fashion magazines and Madison Avenue...

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Puppydogs

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Puppydogs

Author:  Hulton Getty
Publication Date: 4 April 2002

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Soft and sleepy, playful and mischievous or just plain adorable, puppies make everyone smile. This collection shows puppies at rest, at play and hanging out with their favorite humans, accompanied by quotations from dog lovers such as P G Wodehouse, John Steinbeck, and James Thurber.

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Victorian Painting

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Victorian Painting

Author: Julian Treuherz
Publication Date: 19 April 1993

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The personalities and careers of Victorian artists, and their social and intellectual context, are explored in this account which aims to reveal how they blended foreign influence with the native British tradition. Artists include the Pre-Raphaelites, Landseer, Frith, Ruskin, Whistler and Steer.

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Dialogues in Public Art

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Dialogues in Public Art

Author: Tom Finkelpearl
Publication Date: 1 June 2000

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This text presents interviews with the people who create/experience public art. The interviews are divided into four parts: controversies in public art, experiments in public art as architecture and urban planning; dialogues on dialogue-based public art projects; and public art for public health.

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Dinky Toys

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Dinky Toys

Author: David Cooke
Publication Date: 13 November 1999

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Dinky Toys were introduced in 1931 and these diecast metal toys became bestsellers. More than 1000 different subjects were modelled, mostly transport related.

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Complete Guide to Stamps & Stamp Collecting

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The Complete Guide to Stamps & Stamp Collecting
The Ultimate Illustrated Reference to Over 3000 of the World's Best Stamps, and a Professional Guide to Starting and Perfecting a Spectacular Collection

Author: James A. Mackay
Publication Date: 15 November 2011

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A guide to embarking on, and getting the very most out, the world's most popular hobby, with examples of and stories about rare, vivid and historical stamps spanning almost two centuries, and advice on price and guidance about acquisition.

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Taschen 365, Day-by-day, 20th Century Fashion

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Taschen 365, Day-by-day, 20th Century Fashion

Author: Jim Heimann
Publication Date: 15 August 2012

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Helps you start every day in style. This calendar is suitable for those of you whose date books have been replaced by smartphones. Each day features a new photo and a related quote, ensuring a constant source of inspiration right on your desktop.

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Digital Compositing for Film and Video

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Digital Compositing for Film and Video

Author: Steve Wright
Publication Date: 8 May 2006

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Addresses the problems and difficult choices faced by the professional compositor in real-life situations. This book presents you with tips, tricks and techniques for dealing with the badly shot elements, color artifacts, and mismatched lighting that bedevil compositors.

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Classical Language of Architecture

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The Classical Language of Architecture
With 139 Illustrations

Author: John Summerson
Publication Date: 23 June 1980

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The author's purpose is to set out as simply and vividly as possible the exact grammatical workings of an architectural language.

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Body

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The Body
Photoworks of the Human Form

Author: William A. Ewing
Publication Date: 26 September 1994

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A collection of over 360 photographic images of the human body. As well as bodies celebrated by photographers of sport, dance and fashion, the are bodies scrutinized by medical and anatomical photographers. The artists featured include Nadar, Alfred Stieglitz and Robert Mapplethorpe.

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Indian Art in Detail

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Indian Art in Detail

Author: Anna L. Dallapiccola
Publication Date: 20 August 2007

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Highlights various aspects of workmanship, materials and design found in sculptures in metal, ivory and wood as well as paintings and textiles. This title provides a fresh view of each object which often allows for intriguing comparisons between seemingly unrelated objects and media.

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Maritime Paintings of Robert Taylor

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The Maritime Paintings of Robert Taylor

Author: Robert Taylor
Publication Date: 28 August 2003

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A collection solely devoted to Robert Taylor's maritime paintings, accompanied by anecdotal commentary on each piece by the artist. Over 50 works are shown, together with a collection of pencil drawings.

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Impressionism

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Impressionism
Origins, Practice, Reception

Author: Belinda Thomson
Publication Date: 2 October 2000

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An accessible and thoughtful account examining the factors and experiences that allowed Impressionism to develop when and how it did. The author draws upon recently discovered documents, critical reviews and letters between artists, writers and dealers.

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Ceri Richards

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Ceri Richards

Author: Mel Gooding
Publication Date: 24 June 2002

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Published to coincide with a major exhibition of Ceri Richards's work at the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff, this well-illustrated book provides a detailed investigation of the work of a leading British artist of the 20th century, together with an intimate account of his life.

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PAINTING WITH OILS

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PAINTING WITH OILS

Author: Patricia MONAHAN
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32 OIL PAINTING PROJECTS, ILLUSTRATED STEP-BY-STEP WITH ADVICE ON MATERIALS & TECHNIQUES. 2004 EDITION...

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Digital Photography Tricks of the Trade

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Digital Photography Tricks of the Trade
Simple Techniques to Transform Your Photography

Author: Tim Gartside
Publication Date: 28 October 2005

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In this new guide, professional photographer Tim Gartside provides an introduction to the most popular topic in the photography market today: digital photography.

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Monet

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Monet

Author: John House
Publication Date: 1 March 1992

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An introduction to the work of Claude Monet.

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The Exiles Return

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The The Exiles Return

Author: Elisabeth de Elisabeth De Waal
Publication Date: 11 March 2013

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Set in Occupied Vienna in 1954-55, this novel describes five people who grew up there before the war who return to see if they can re-establish the lives they have lost....

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Christian Lacroix and the Tale of Sleeping Beauty

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Christian Lacroix and the Tale of Sleeping Beauty
A Fashion Fairytale Memoir

Author: Camilla Morton
Publication Date: 14 February 2011

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Re-tells the story of "Sleeping Beauty" with beloved French designer Christian Lacroix as the prince, and traces the arc of his career from his early days in haute couture to the opening of his eponymous fashion house.

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Design Motifs of Ancient Mexico

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Design Motifs of Ancient Mexico

Author: Jorge Enciso
Publication Date: 1 June 1953

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Skin Shows

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Skin Shows
The Tattoo Bible

Author: Chris Wroblewski
Publication Date: 26 August 2004

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'Skin Shows: The Tattoo Bible' is a rich and provocative pictorial survey of an ancient art form that, until recently, remained hidden in our society's cultural underground. Tracing a global journey through the history and culture of tattoo art, Chris Wroblewski's new book is a stunning visual document.

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Gender and Art

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Gender and Art

Author: Gillian Perry
Publication Date: 6 April 1999

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Encompassing European art, architecture and design from the 16th century to the present day, this volume uses case studies to examine the role of gender difference in the production, consumption and interpretation of works of art.

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New York Detail

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New York Detail
A Treasury of Ornamental Splendor

Author: Yumiko Kobayashi
Publication Date: 1 November 1995

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Captivated by the grandeur of the Big Apple, native New Yorkers and visitors alike often miss the abundance of architectural...

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Art of the Middle Ages

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The Art of the Middle Ages

Author: Janetta Rebold Benton
Publication Date: 27 May 2002

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A comprehensive and authoritative study of medieval visual arts in Europe, forming the ideal guide for students to all facets of art and architecture in the Middle Ages. Topics covered include tapestries, armour, stained glass, enamel and ivory work, and illuminated manuscripts.

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Discovering Old Buttons

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Discovering Old Buttons

Author: Primrose Peacock
Publication Date: 3 January 1998

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Outlines button history and describes the types of buttons that the average collector is likely to encounter. With illustrations of a range of button designs, this work is suitable for aspiring collectors and those interested in the history of fashion.

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Cities for a Small Planet

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Cities for a Small Planet - Reith Lectures

Author: Richard Rogers
Publication Date: 1 December 1997

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By the year 2025, three-quarters of the world's population will live in cities. In these lectures, one of Britain's most prominent architects attempts to show how a city can respect both people and the environment through urban planning.

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Ideas That Shaped Buildings

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Ideas That Shaped Buildings

Author: M. Fil Hearn
Publication Date: 11 November 2003

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Identifying the operative ideas in architectural theory from ancient Rome to the present and codifying them into coherent theoretical systems; for students, practitioners, and the general reader.

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Pewter

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Pewter

Author: Charles Hull
Publication Date: 3 January 1998

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Introduced to Britain by the Romans, the pewter trade became widespread in the middle ages, and English pewter became renowned for its high quality. This book traces the history of pewter manufacture in Britain, describing the alloys used, the methods of working and the objects produced.

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Digital Photography Handbook

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The Digital Photography Handbook

Author: Doug Harman
Publication Date: 27 September 2012

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Crammed with professional hints and tips, this specially revised and updated edition has everything you need to become an accomplished 21st-century photographer.

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Alessi

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Alessi

Author: Michael Collins
Publication Date: 27 August 1999

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This book is dedicated to one of the late twentieth century's most enduring and influential designers and manufacturers: Allessi.

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developing your watercolours

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developing your watercolours

Author: David Bellamy
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1997

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Exploring flowers in watercolour

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Exploring flowers in watercolour
Techniques and Images

Author: Siriol Sherlock
Publication Date: 31 March 2004

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A Brush With Art

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A Brush With Art
Beginner's Guide to Watercolour Painting

Author: Alwyn Crawshaw
Publication Date: 23 September 1991

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Channel 4 will be showing Alwyn Crawshaw's series "A Brush with Art" in October 1991. In this illustrated book, the author describes how he painted 12 different landscape paintings in watercolour while on location. In each of the 12 lessons, which tie in closely with the 12 programmes, he demonstrates a different technique and then uses it within that painting. There are also easy-to-follow demons...

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Watercolour made easy

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Watercolour made easy

Author: June Crawshaw
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1995

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June Crawshaw`s fresh approach to watercolour painting will reassure and encourage even the most timid of beginners. Watercolour made easy contains over 20 simple exercises and projects specially designed to help build up confidence and expertise in this popular medium....

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outdoor painting course

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outdoor painting course

Author: Alwyn Crawshaw's
Publication Date: 19970600

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Art Nouveau

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Art Nouveau

Author: Camilla De la Bedoyere
Publication Date: 4 August 2005

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This series aims to combine a compact, commercial approach with the breadth and clarity of larger format books. Covering art which both creates the foundation of modern culture and modern art itself, the books include International Arts and Crafts, Turner, Whistler, Monet, and the Art Deco movement.

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Digital Photographer

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Digital Photographer

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Publication Date: 3 November 2008

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A unique and stylish gift in a smart, textured rubber binding, with an elasticised band. Aimed at the digital photographer on the move, it's full of advice on getting the best shots when you're out and about - whether on holiday, photographing fast-moving sports or capturing exotic landscapes.

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Handbags

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Handbags

Author: Anna L. Johnson
Publication Date: 31 October 2002

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With over 900 colour photographs and illustrations, this title provides a visual feast of handbags. The author reveals the trade secrets of designers in interviews, capturing the "It" bag that defines a period of decade.

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Dartmouth Castle

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Dartmouth Castle

Author: Brian K. Davison
Publication Date: 15 January 2000

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Standing guard over the entrance to the Dart estuary, Dartmouth Castle was built at a time in the late Middle Ages when the rich merchants of Dartmouth felt the need to protect themselves from attack. This guidebook traces its history from medieval times to the present day.

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Tina Modotti and Edward Weston

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Tina Modotti and Edward Weston

Author: Sarah M. Lowe
Publication Date: 20 April 2004

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Modotti and Weston travelled to Mexico in 1923 at the start of a period of artistic creativity that became known as the Mexican Renaissance. This is the first time that their photographs, made during one of the most fertile periods of their careers, have been presented together.

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Really, Really, Really Easy Step-by-step Digital Photography

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Really, Really, Really Easy Step-by-step Digital Photography

Author: Gavin Hoole
Publication Date: 1 April 2006

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Explains the process of picture-taking and sharing digital images. This book covers basic camera usage and guides the reader towards the choice of camera that is appropriate for their skills, needs and budget. It is aimed at users running PCs under Windows XP; the authors make use of a Canon digital camera as a 'generic' model.

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The Complete Photographer

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The The Complete Photographer

Author: Tom Tom Ang
Publication Date: 1 Jan 2010

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Wall and Piece

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Wall and Piece

Author:  "Banksy"
Publication Date: 9 November 2006

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The work of Banksy is unmistakable, except maybe when it's squatting in the Tate or New York's Metropolitan Museum. Banksy is responsible for decorating the streets, walls, bridges and zoos of towns and cites throughout the world. This fully coloured illustrated volume presents the best of his work.

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Cathedral Architecture

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Cathedral Architecture

Author: Martin S. Briggs
Publication Date: 1 January 2001

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A beautifully illustrated guide to a selecton of Cathedrals mostly in England.

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20th Century Antiques

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20th Century Antiques

Author: Martin Miller
Publication Date: 4 August 2003

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Buying 'antiques of the future', collectables of less than 100 years old, is a growing trend. But how do you know what will ...

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Briefing Your Architect

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Briefing Your Architect

Author: Frank Salisbury
Publication Date: 13 November 1997

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Sets out the activities and inter-relationships involving the client organization and multi-disciplinary design team. This book guides the client through the preliminary steps needed to start up work; seeking out and appraising a site, studying the feasibility of all ideas and proposals, and showing how to work with the architects and consultants.

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Sixties Design

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Sixties Design

Author: Philippe Garner
Publication Date: 31 October 2003

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This volume provides an illustrated survey of the 1960s. It reviews the period through certain all-important themes identifying the impact of new thinking on every area of design.

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Jack Vettriano

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Jack Vettriano
A Life

Author: Jack Vettriano
Publication Date: 5 May 2006

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Emerging from the unlikely background of the Scottish coalfields, Jack Vettriano has had a meteoric rise to fame to become Scotland's most successful and controversial contemporary artist.

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Cracking Antiques

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Cracking Antiques
The Sourcebook

Author: Mark Hill
Publication Date: 5 April 2010

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Shows you how to add style and glamour to your home by buying secondhand, vintage and antique furnishings. Companion to a new prime time series for BBC2, this book also shows you how to turn your back on bland, mass-produced flat-pack furniture and embrace secondhand treasures.

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