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Faberg?
Our Price: £18.00
In 1907 Edward VII commissioned Peter Carl Faberge - court artist-jeweller to imperial Russia - to produce miniature sculptures of animals on the roya...
Paris postcards
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This collection of postcards provides a window into a world now lost forever: Paris in its golden age. Leonard Pitt's selection offers a stimulating v...

The cranky caterpillar
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One day Ezra hears a gloomy blue tune coming from the piano. To her suprise, it's a caterpillar making the sound: a cranky caterpillar. Ezra tries to cheer him up with some fresh air, cakes, and new hats, but nothing seems to work. What can Ezra do to help the cranky caterpillar change his tune?
Stone houses
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In modern architecture, natural stone is now thought of as material that provides both elegance and sustainability, which can transform both residenti...

The secret life of the pencil
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Since software programs have come to dominate offices and studios, the pencil has become a symbol for creative freedom. In other words, the work you d...
The upcycled garden
Our Price: £14.39
Features 25 step-by-step projects

Black artists in British art
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Black artists have been making major contributions to the British art scene for decades, since at least the mid-twentieth century. Sometimes these art...
Michael Muller. Sharks
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Michael Muller has carved a career out of impressive encounters. Famed for his portraits of the world's most elite actors, musicians, and sports stars...

Museum Schnütgen
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The new guide to the collection of the Museum Schnütgen offers a compact, chronological overview of the internationally famous, high - quality and m...
Street fight in Naples
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Naples is always a shock, flaunting beauty and squalor like nowhere else. It is the only city in Europe whose ancient past still lives in its irrepres...

The mystic spiral
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The spiral is the natural form of growth, and has become, in every culture and in every age, man's symbol of the progress of the soul towards eternal ...
The Bloomsbury group
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At the beginning of the twentieth century, the Bloomsbury Group transformed British culture with their innovative approach to art, design and society....

London map of days
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The brainchild of Canadian-born, London-based artist, Mychael Barratt, London Map of Days is a miscellany of facts and fictions arranged around the ev...
100 photographs
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'100 Photographs' presents a selection of images of significant individuals who have shaped the last two and a half centuries of British life, from Charles Darwin to David Attenborough, from Virginia Woolf to Kate Moss, captured by artists as diverse as Oscar Rejlander, Julia Margaret Cameron and Mario Testino. Each image is accompanied by an exten

David Zwirner
Our Price: £50.00
Published on the occasion of the twenty-five year anniversary at David Zwirner, this book paints a picture of the gallery's growth and development through the lens of the artists that have shaped it. Above all else, David Zwirner has been guided by its artist-centric ethos. In ambitious gallery shows at every location, the gallery's emphasis has be
Egyptian art
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The art and architecture of Egypt during the age of the pharaohs continue to capture the imagination of the modern world. Vivid, graceful forms decorating monuments that emanated ambition and authority spark our wonder about this distant culture. Ever youthful and elegant men and women encounter odd, animal-headed gods and monsters amid scenes of w

Sick in the head
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Before becoming one of the most successful filmmakers in Hollywood, Judd Apatow was the original comedy nerd. At fifteen, he took a job washing dishes...
Virginia Woolf
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Virginia Woolf's many novels, notably Night and Day (1919), Jacob's Room (1922), Mrs Dalloway (1925), To the Lighthouse (1927) and The Waves (1931), t...

Seeing ourselves
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This richly diverse exploration of female artists and self-portraits is a brilliant and poignant demonstration of originality in works of haunting var...
The good Bohemian
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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 her twenty-fourth birthday...