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Barcelona Crumpled City Map
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Designed by top Italian designer Emanuele Pizzolorusso, the Crumpled City maps make a fantastic gift: a great souvenir, a brilliant way to anticipate ...
1,342 QI facts to leave you flabbergasted
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The sock-blasting, jaw-dropping, side-swiping phenomenon that is QI serves up a sparkling new selection of 1,342 facts to leave you flabbergasted.Tree...

Scotland the best 100 places
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Peter Irvine, bestselling author of SCOTLAND THE BEST,has selected 100 extraordinary places that epitomise what istruly great about Scotland. This per...
The bumper book of things that nobody knows
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There are many, many things that nobody knows... Do animals have a sense of humour? Why do we have five fingers? What did Jesus do in his youth? Has...

An illustrated encyclopedia of uniforms of World War I
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This unique illustrated book charts the development in military uniform in relation to a shifting world, in an incredible visual directory with expert analysis and commentary.
B is for Bauhaus
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This an essential tool kit for understanding the world around us. It's about our obsession with collecting, the quest for authenticity and the creatio...

The periodic table
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Which is the densest element? Which has the largest atoms? And why are some elements radioactive?  From the little-known uses of gold in medicine to ...
Hebridean Desk Diary 2019
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This hardback desk diary is illustrated throughout with Mairi Hedderwick's beautiful sketches of the Hebrides through the seasons. Featuringdistinctiv...

Brewer's dictionary of phrase & fable
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In this book:Much loved for its wit and wisdom since 1870, Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable takes you on a captivating adventure through its tr...
A to Z of the Knights Templar
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The Knights Templar were among the most famous of Christian military orders. Created after the First Crusade of 1096 and endorsed by the Catholic Chur...

The illustrated guide to Viking martial arts
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Martial Arts researcher Antony Cummins reveals the hitherto hidden world of Viking hand-to-hand combat, which employed the sword, the spear, the axe a...
Signs & symbols
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Decode the secrets and uncover the origins and meanings of over 2,000 signs and symbols, from ancient hieroglyphs to modern-day logos.Why is a heart p...

London Crumpled City Map
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Designed by top Italian designer Emanuele Pizzolorusso, the Crumpled City maps make a fantastic gift: a great souvenir, a brilliant way to anticipate ...
The world encyclopedia of coins & coin collecting
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A full-colour global guide to world coinage, from its origins in the 7th century BC to the present day, featuring coins and collectables from up to 200 countries.

Metroid
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Complete Walkthrough: Traverse the Metroid-infested planet SR388 using the most effective strategies, with tips and tricks straight from Metroid exper...
The prophet
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The Prophet, an international besteller and translated into over fifty languages, is the best-known and best-loved of Kahil Gibran's many spiritual an...

Hitchcock Annual - Volume 21
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?Hitchcock Annual: Volume 21 is scheduled to include, among other pieces, essays on The Skin Game and Rope ; a new look at the Hitchcock/Truffaut conversation; and a reprint of an early interview with Hitchcock.
Atlas of improbable places
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Inspiring urban explorers and armchair travellers alike to consider a new way of understanding the world we live in, this unique atlas shows you the m...

DK knowledge encyclopedia
Our Price: £25.00
This brilliant children's encyclopedia is the brainiest book around. Packed with impressive imagery and incredible information, this comprehensive gui...
Brewer's dictionary of phrase and fable
Our Price: £45.00
'This is, in fact, not what you were looking for; but it's much more interesting' Terry PratchettMuch loved for its wit and wisdom since 1870, Brewer'...