Pleasure Bound Selections 24

Picture of Herge: The Man Who Created Tintin.

Herge: The Man Who Created Tintin.

Assouline, Pierre.

Takes full measure of Hergé's life and art. He weighs such controversial issues as Hergé's...

$29.95 $9.95

Add to cart
Picture of Baroque and Rococo.

Baroque and Rococo.

Bailey, Gauvin Alexander.

The Baroque and its late variation, the Rococo, were the first truly global style in the a...

$49.95 $24.95

Add to cart
Picture of The Longevity Prescription: The 8 Proven Keys to a Long, Healthy Life.

The Longevity Prescription: The 8 Proven Keys to a Long, Healthy Life.

Butler, Robert N.

Outlines these essential aspects of longevity: exercise, nutrition, mental vitality, sleep...

$12.95

Add to cart
Picture of And Then You're Dead: What Really Happens If You Get Swallowed by a Whale, Are Shot from a Cannon, or Go Barreling Over Niagara.

And Then You're Dead: What Really Happens If You Get Swallowed by a Whale, Are Shot from a Cannon, or Go Barreling Over Niagara.

Cassidy, Cody and Doherty, Paul.

Described as a ‘ gleefully gruesome’ examination of various weird death scenarios, this sc...

$32.95 $12.95

Add to cart
Picture of At Home: A Short History of Private Life.

At Home: A Short History of Private Life.

Bryson, Bill.

He takes us on a journey through his house, room by room. As we wander with him, he consid...

$34.95 $14.95

Add to cart
Picture of Mustica: Sparkle.

Mustica: Sparkle.

D'Amico, Fortunato.

The Sicilian artist creates lively, intense works and this book accompanied his exhibition...

$110.00 $14.95

Add to cart
Picture of The Real Mad Men: The Renegades of Madison Avenue and the Golden Age of Advertising.

The Real Mad Men: The Renegades of Madison Avenue and the Golden Age of Advertising.

Cracknell, Andrew.

Not just an homage to the television series, this takes an in-depth look behind the scenes...

$54.95 $9.95

Add to cart
Picture of Graphical Models for Machine Learning and Digital Communication.

Graphical Models for Machine Learning and Digital Communication.

Frey, Brendan J.

As far as I can work out this is about computers and possibly maths. He ‘uses graphical mo...

$75.00 $9.95

Add to cart
Picture of The Greek Plays: Sixteen Plays by  Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides.

The Greek Plays: Sixteen Plays by Aeschylus, Sophocles, and Euripides.

Lefkowitz, Mary.

As well as the plays, this outstanding volume offers short biographies of the playwrights ...

$49.99 $19.95

Add to cart
Picture of Theological Ethics in the New Testament.

Theological Ethics in the New Testament.

Lohse, Eduard.

Bishop Lohse is a leading German scholar of the New Testament. He provides rich theologica...

$69.95 $14.95

Add to cart
Picture of Christian Art.

Christian Art.

Loverance, Rowena.

The purpose of Christian art is to deepen our encounter with God, that we may better hear ...

$70.00 $14.95

Add to cart
Picture of Atomic Obsession: Nuclear Alarmism from Hiroshima to Al-Qaeda.

Atomic Obsession: Nuclear Alarmism from Hiroshima to Al-Qaeda.

Mueller, John.

Though nuclear annihilation/nuclear terrorism is thought to be a serious threat to the wor...

$31.95 $9.95

Add to cart
Picture of Classic Penguin: Cover To Cover: A Visual Celebration of Penguin Classics.

Classic Penguin: Cover To Cover: A Visual Celebration of Penguin Classics.

Buckley, Paul (ed.).

Since the inception of Penguin Classics in 1946 book deign with distinction has been a ver...

$45.00 $19.95

Add to cart
Picture of How They Made it: True Stories of How Music's Biggest Stars Went from Start to Stardom!.

How They Made it: True Stories of How Music's Biggest Stars Went from Start to Stardom!.

Kimpel, Dan.

Today’s stars of modern music are shown to possess determination; motivation to create opp...

$23.95 $9.95

Add to cart
Picture of Istanbul: Memories and the City.

Istanbul: Memories and the City.

Pamuk, Orhan.

Istanbul, that fabled gateway between East and West, is described in all its rich beauty i...

$32.95 $12.95

Add to cart
Picture of Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis and the Confederate Civil War.

Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis and the Confederate Civil War.

McPherson, James M.

History has not been kind to Jefferson Davis. Many consider him incompetent, even a traito...

$29.99 $12.95

Add to cart
Picture of May I Have the Pleasure? The Story of Popular Dancing.

May I Have the Pleasure? The Story of Popular Dancing.

Quirey, Belinda et al.

A scholarly look at what people danced in earlier times and why. Quirely is a Founder Fell...

$37.50 $7.95

Add to cart
Picture of Useful Knowledge: The Victorians, Morality, and the March of Intellect.

Useful Knowledge: The Victorians, Morality, and the March of Intellect.

Rauch, Alan.

He blends science, history, and literature to explore cultural attitudes to the proliferat...

$41.95 $12.95

Add to cart
Picture of Artfolds:Classic Editions No 5: Sun: Featuring Treasure Island and Other Adventures.

Artfolds:Classic Editions No 5: Sun: Featuring Treasure Island and Other Adventures.

Stevenson, Robert Louis.

This is more than a story book. As well as the stirring, swashbuckling adventure tales the...

$39.95 $19.95

Add to cart
Picture of Christ and the Spiritual World and the Search for the Holy Grail: Six Lectures Held in Leipzig from 28 December 1913 to 2 January 1914.

Christ and the Spiritual World and the Search for the Holy Grail: Six Lectures Held in Leipzig from 28 December 1913 to 2 January 1914.

Steiner, Rudolf.

Through this course of lectures Steiner offers insights into the development of the soul t...

$29.95 $9.95

Add to cart
Picture of Words and Pictures: Writers, Artists and a Peculiarly British Tradition.

Words and Pictures: Writers, Artists and a Peculiarly British Tradition.

Uglow, Jenny.

Looks at different kinds of connections between artists and writers in the 18th and 19th c...

$39.95 $12.95

Add to cart
Picture of Henrietta Maria: Charles I's Indomitable Queen.

Henrietta Maria: Charles I's Indomitable Queen.

Plowden, Alison.

Princess Henrietta Marie de Bourbon was 15 when she landed in Dover in 1625. She spoke no ...

$24.95 $12.95

Add to cart
Picture of Creators: From Chaucer to Walt Disney.

Creators: From Chaucer to Walt Disney.

Johnson, Paul.

These essays show that creation is indeed 'a mysterious business that cannot be satisfacto...

$27.95 $9.95

Add to cart
Picture of I Sold Andy Warhol. (too soon).

I Sold Andy Warhol. (too soon).

Polsky, Richard.

A fascinating account of what goes on behind the scenes in the strange and fickle world of...

$32.95 $12.95

Add to cart