December 2017

Picture of Anatomies: A Cultural History of the Human Body.

Anatomies: A Cultural History of the Human Body.

Aldersey-Williams, Hugh.

The author attempts to make amends for missing an education in human biology by searching ...

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Picture of The 100 Most Pointless Things in the World.

The 100 Most Pointless Things in the World.

Armstrong, Alexander and Osman, Richard.

If you like the programme Pointless and have a fondness for Alexander Armstrong and Richar...

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Picture of Swoon: Great Seducers and Why Women Love Them.

Swoon: Great Seducers and Why Women Love Them.

Prioleau, Betsy.

A gossipy examination and fresh take on the question of what women want and what makes a l...

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Picture of Wilkie Collins.

Wilkie Collins.

Ackroyd, Peter.

A short biography which charts the life and career of the author of what is often called t...

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Picture of F*** My Life: And You Thought You'd Had a Bad Day…

F*** My Life: And You Thought You'd Had a Bad Day…

Valette, Maxime et al.

We have all had frustrations, devastating disappointments and make faux pas

that lea...

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Picture of Gandhi: The True Man Behind Modern India.

Gandhi: The True Man Behind Modern India.

Adams, Jad.

He had incredible drive, was a major political leader and pioneered the use of non-violent...

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Picture of The Art of Ancient Greece.

The Art of Ancient Greece.

Albersmeier, Sabine.

This splendid collection was amassed by an American businessman, and resides in the Walter...

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Picture of There's Nothing Funny About Design.

There's Nothing Funny About Design.

Barringer, David.

A collection of entertaining essays on how design relates to everyday life, that will appe...

$49.50 $7.95

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Picture of Pandora's Seed: Why the Hunter-Gatherer Holds the Key to Our Survival.

Pandora's Seed: Why the Hunter-Gatherer Holds the Key to Our Survival.

Wells, Spencer.

The author draws upon compelling anecdotes and personal narratives to investigate a crucia...

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Picture of The Parthenon Enigma.

The Parthenon Enigma.

Connelly, Joan Breton.

It is perhaps the greatest single work of art surviving from antiquity. This learned study...

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Picture of Perpetual Motion: Transforming Shapes in the Renaissance from Da Vinci to Montaigne.

Perpetual Motion: Transforming Shapes in the Renaissance from Da Vinci to Montaigne.

Jeanneret, Michel.

This superb scholarly study gives us some delightful and important insights into the artis...

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Picture of Italian Renaissance Sculpture.

Italian Renaissance Sculpture.

Olson, Roberta J.M.

In the Middle Ages and Renaissance, the term ‘Italy’ described not a nation but rather a c...

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Picture of Defeating Lee: A History of the Second Corps Army of the Potomac.

Defeating Lee: A History of the Second Corps Army of the Potomac.

Kreiser, Lawrence A.

Civil War buffs are sure to welcome this absorbing history of the Second Corps which follo...

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Picture of Life and Loss in the Shadow of the Holocaust: A Jewish Family's Untold Story.

Life and Loss in the Shadow of the Holocaust: A Jewish Family's Untold Story.

Boehling, Rebecca L. and Larkey, Uta.

A family's recently discovered correspondence provides the inspiration for this fascinatin...

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Picture of Camp Nest.

Camp Nest.

Oldham, Todd and Paglia, Camille.

Camp Mest is no rickety pine cabin in the woods. Housing an ever changing cast of artists ...

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Picture of Perfection Makes Practice: Learning, Emotion, and the Recited Qur'an in Indonesia.

Perfection Makes Practice: Learning, Emotion, and the Recited Qur'an in Indonesia.

Gade, Anna M.

Islam has undergone widespread religious revitalization in Indonesia. Engagement with The ...

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Picture of The Mammoth Book of the Kama Sutra.

The Mammoth Book of the Kama Sutra.

Jakubowski, Maxim (ed.).

Everyone has heard of the Kama Sutra but how many people have actually read it in whatever...

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Picture of His Finest Hour.

His Finest Hour.

Catherwood, Christopher.

Winston Churchill was an iconic figure in British history. His lasting claim to fame is ba...

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Picture of Edith Cavell.

Edith Cavell.

Souhami, Diana.

She was a vicar’s daughter, brought up in a small Norfolk village. She became a nurse, and...

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Picture of Stitch at Home.

Stitch at Home.

Shaw, Mandy.

Those crafters who like to embroider, applique, patchwork and quilt will find great ideas ...

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Picture of Underwater Archaeology: Exploring the World Beneath the Sea.

Underwater Archaeology: Exploring the World Beneath the Sea.

Blot, Jean-Yves.

The expert colour photos and illustrations are fascinating, showing ancient Greek statues,...

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Picture of Mad Girl's Love Song: Sylvia Plath and Life Before Ted.

Mad Girl's Love Song: Sylvia Plath and Life Before Ted.

Wilson, Andrew.

This biography draws on interviews with friends and lovers who have never spoken openly ab...

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Picture of Earl and His Butler in Constantinople: The Secret Diary of an English Servant Among the Ottomans.

Earl and His Butler in Constantinople: The Secret Diary of an English Servant Among the Ottomans.

Webb, Nigel R. and Caroline.

From official documents and private letters, the authors have built up a vivid biography o...

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Picture of My First Sewing Book: 35 Easy and Fun Projects for Children Aged 7 Years +.

My First Sewing Book: 35 Easy and Fun Projects for Children Aged 7 Years +.

Akass, Susan (ed.).

Children learn how to sew and embroider as they make toys such as sock monsters and rag do...

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