December 2015

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Picture of Finland: Modern Architecture in History.

Finland: Modern Architecture in History.

Connah, Roger.

Traces developments in architecture since Finland's independence from Russia in 1917. Full...

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Picture of Rembrandt and the Passion.

Rembrandt and the Passion.

Black, Peter and Hermens, Erma.

This accompanied an exhibition which 'provides a detailed investigation of a single Rembra...

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Picture of We All Need to Go.

We All Need to Go.

McIvor, Jane.

A tale of one person's travels across different nations and the toilets she encountered on...

$16.95 $3.95

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Picture of The Pope's Legion: The Multinational Fighting Force That Defended the Vatican.

The Pope's Legion: The Multinational Fighting Force That Defended the Vatican.

Coulombe, Charles A.

The Papal Zouaves were a group of men motivated by wanderlust, a sense of duty and the cal...

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Picture of Porcelain Pastille Burners.

Porcelain Pastille Burners.

Devereux, Robert and Wilkinson, Vega.

These are ornamental objects made in various sizes and were designed to hold pastilles, wh...

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Picture of Chinese Posters.

Chinese Posters.

Landsberger, Stefan R. and Van Der Heijden, Marien.

This collection dates from the Japanese occupation in 1937 to the 21st century. They repre...

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Picture of Best Coastal Homes.

Best Coastal Homes.

de Souza, Jade.

Presents an outstanding collection of luxury homes in spectacular locations ranging from t...

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Picture of The Victorian Traveller's Guide to Oxford.

The Victorian Traveller's Guide to Oxford.

English, Edwin.

A facsimile of the essential accompaniment to a trip to Oxford in the Victorian age. There...

$29.95 $9.95

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Picture of Out of the Ordinary: Spectacular Craft.

Out of the Ordinary: Spectacular Craft.

Newell, Laurie Britton.

Published by the V and A Museum, to celebrate a group exhibition of international artists ...

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Picture of Egyptian Pottery.

Egyptian Pottery.

Hope, Colin A.

The manufacture of clay pottery has a history of over 5,000 years in Egypt. It was used in...

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Picture of Contemporary International Glass: 60 Artists in the V and A.

Contemporary International Glass: 60 Artists in the V and A.

Opie, Jennifer Hawkins.

The Victoria and Albert Museum's International collection of contemporary glass includes w...

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Picture of The Song of the Ape: Understanding the Languages of Chimpanzees.

The Song of the Ape: Understanding the Languages of Chimpanzees.

Halloran, Andrew R.

He begins by telling the story of how an ousted group of young male chimps boarded his uns...

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Picture of Quotable Paul Johnson: A Topical Compilation of His Wit, Wisdom and Satire.

Quotable Paul Johnson: A Topical Compilation of His Wit, Wisdom and Satire.

Marlin, George J. et al (eds.).

Johnson is an essayist, historian, and polemicist in behalf of freedom. Here are some 2,00...

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Picture of Children's Spaces from Zero to Ten

Children's Spaces from Zero to Ten

Wilson, Judith.

Helps you to plan all the practical aspects of children's rooms by providing affordable id...

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Picture of Princely Treasures: European Masterpieces 1600-1800 from the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Princely Treasures: European Masterpieces 1600-1800 from the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Medlam, Sarah and Miller, Lesley Ellis (eds.).

These 80 eclectic masterpieces tell the story of princely patronage, courtly rivalry and m...

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Picture of The Best Hated Man in Australia: The Life and Death of Percy Brookfield 1875-1921.

The Best Hated Man in Australia: The Life and Death of Percy Brookfield 1875-1921.

Adams, Paul Robert.

Adams analyses the brief but turbulent career of Percy Brookfield in trade unionism and ra...

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Picture of Houses Designed For Families.

Houses Designed For Families.

Takle, Gary.

None of you’re A.V. Jennings here, these are all amazing, architect-designed houses all be...

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Picture of China's Remarkable Economic Growth.

China's Remarkable Economic Growth.

Knight, John and Ding, Sai.

Addresses, in a scholarly manner, the rapid growth in the Chinese economy. It combines eco...

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Picture of The Great Wall Revisited: From the Jade Gate to Old Dragon's Head.

The Great Wall Revisited: From the Jade Gate to Old Dragon's Head.

Lindesay, William

Offers an extraordinary portrait of perhaps the world's most famous structure. Armed with ...

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Picture of Keeper of the Nuclear Conscience: The Life and Work of Joseph Rotblat.

Keeper of the Nuclear Conscience: The Life and Work of Joseph Rotblat.

Brown, Andrew.

Draws on Rotblat's private papers to describe how he overcame a boyhood scarred by WWI, an...

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Picture of The Mystery Woman.

The Mystery Woman.

Quick, Amanda.

Another novel in the Ladies of Lantern Street

series, it is set in Victorian London ...

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Picture of The V and A Book of Western Ornament.

The V and A Book of Western Ornament.

Snodin, Michael.

Examines why and how we ornament things and the illustrations used as examples are taken f...

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Picture of B is for Bauhaus: An A-Z of the Modern World.

B is for Bauhaus: An A-Z of the Modern World.

Sudjic, Deyan.

Although this is presented alphabetically it is not really a dictionary. It is, however, a...

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Picture of V and A Pattern: Sanderson 1954-74.

V and A Pattern: Sanderson 1954-74.

Presents designs from the well-known range of Sanderson fabrics. Each of the 71 patterns a...

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