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Lonely Planet's Guide to Travel Photography

Lonely Planet. · Lonely Planet Pbns
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisherThe best-selling Lonely Planet's Guide to Travel Photography is written by internationally renowned travel photographer Richard I'Anson. He shares his wealth of experience and knowledge about travel photography in this jargon-free...
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PhotoCity London

LONELY PLANET. · Lonely Planet
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

One photographer. One complete picture. We present 24 hours in the life of one of the world's most iconic cities. From sunrise to after sunset, from famous landmarks to lesser-known neighbourhoods, this celebration of London is packed with local insights and visual stories to showcase...
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149 Paintings You Really Need to See in North America:

Julian Porter · Dundurn
Pages: 480
Format: Paperback

Tour North America's greatest museums and galleries in the company of two incomparable guides. This lively companion highlights the essential paintings, by some of the world's greatest painters, from Giotto to Picasso, on display in North American museums and galleries. Julian Porter...
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Ink & Paint: The Women of Walt Disney's Animation

MINDY JOHNSON · Disney Editions
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

From the earliest origins of animated imagery, the colorful link between paper and screen was created by legions of female artists working on the slick surface of celluloid sheets. With calligraphic precision and Rembrandtesque mastery, these women painstakingly brought pencil drawings...
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The Last Wild Men of Borneo: A True Story of Death and Treasure

Carl Hoffman · William Morrow
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

Two modern adventurers sought a treasure possessed by the legendary "Wild Men of Borneo." One found riches. The other vanished forever into an endless jungle. Had he shed civilization - or lost his mind? Global headlines suspected murder. Lured by these mysteries, New York Times...
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Galapagos: A Traveler's Introduction

WAYNE LYNCH · Firefly Books
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

In 1979, the Galapagos Islands was one of the earliest World Heritage Sites to be selected by UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) , a designation intended to protect and preserve sites of cultural and natural heritage around the world. Today, there...
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Grace Kelly: Hollywood Dream Girl

JAY JORGENSEN · Dey Street Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

The definitive visual biography of Grace Kelly's unforgettable Hollywood career, chronicled in 400 extraordinary black-and white and color photographs, including many never-before-seen."Mr. Hitchcock taught me everything about cinema. It was thanks to him that I understood that murder...
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Gustav Klimt at Home

PATRICK BADE · Frances Lincoln
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Gustav Klimt at Home explores the influences of Vienna and other places Klimt travelled to and called home on his life and work. Klimt was one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement. He was both influenced by and shaped the city of Vienna at the turn of the century,...
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Posters of World War II: Allied and Axis Propaganda 1939 - 1945

Peter Darman · Chartwell Books
Format: Book

Over 200 exciting full color posters from World War II, each one accompanied by a caption describing its origins, design, and purpose. The posters cover a wide range of topics, such as recruitment, security, finance, food, and hygiene.Contains posters sourced from European and US archives,...
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Lorna Simpson Collages

Lorna Simpson · Chronicle Books
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

This intimate, one-of-a-kind book showcases the exquisite collage work of internationally acclaimed artist Lorna Simpson. Combining vintage advertising images of Black women and men with colorful ink washes, striking geological formations, and dreamy skyscapes, Simpson creates fantastical...
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Illuminated Manuscripts Masterpieces of Art

Michael Kerrigan · Flame Tree Publishing
Pages: 127
Format: Print book

Prior to the invention of the printing press, all books had to be written by hand. Manuscripts are the beautiful manifestation of this craft, and the most precious and expensive of such manuscripts were 'illuminated' through the use of brightly coloured pigments and gold embellishments....
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Rock-and-Roll Woman: The 50 Fiercest Female Rockers

Meredith Ochs · Sterling
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Celebrate the women who rock, with this fully illustrated tribute to 50 iconic female musicians and bands. Award-winning radio personality Meredith Ochs takes an insightful look at 50 rock icons who indelibly shook up the music scene, whether solo or in a band. Profiling women from the 1950s...
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Dress Like a Woman: Working Women and What They Wore

Abrams Books · Abrams Image
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

At a time in which a woman can be a firefighter, surgeon, astronaut, military officer, athlete, judge, and more, what does it mean to dress like a woman? Dress Like a Woman turns that question on its head by sharing a myriad of interpretations across history. The book includes 300 incredible...
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Painting the Dream: From the Biblical Dream to Surrealism

Daniel Bergez · Abbeville Press
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

The first-ever history of the representation of dreams in Western painting, illustrated with works by more than 130 artistsOrganized by period, from the Middle Ages to the present, this engaging book shows how the idea of the dream, and its depictions, have shifted throughout history, from...
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