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Handel in London: A Genius and His Craft

Jane Glover · Pegasus Books
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

A rich and evocative account of the life and work of one of the world's favorite composers -- from the acclaimed author of Mozart's Women.In 1712, a young German composer followed his princely master to London and would remain there for the rest of his life. That master would become...
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Taking to the Air: An Illustrated History of Flight

Lily Ford · University of Washington Press
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

The possibilities of flight have long fascinated us. Each innovation captivated a broad public, from those who gathered to witness winged medieval visionaries jumping from towers, to those who tuned in to watch the moon landings.Throughout history, the visibility of airborne objects from...
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A Stranger's Pose

Emmanuel Iduma · Cassava Republic Press
Pages: 216
Format: Paperback

Through stories remembered and imagined, and images by acclaimed photographers, A Stranger's Pose draws the reader into a world of encounters in more than a dozen African towns. Iduma blends memoir, travelogue and storytelling in these fragments of a traveller's journey across several...
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Ravens and Red Lipstick: Japanese Photography since 1945

Lena Fritsch · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

This book is an accessible and visually rich study of Japanese photography since 1945 by an experienced curator specializing in Japanese art and culture. This rich volume provides one of the first overviews of Japanese photography to be published in English. Drawing on extensive research,...
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The Queen's Embroiderer: A True Story of Paris, Lovers, Swindlers, and the First Stock Market Crisis

JOAN DEJEAN · Bloomsbury Publishing
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

From the author of How Paris Became Paris, a sweeping history of high finance, the origins of high fashion, and a pair of star-crossed lovers in 18th-century France.Paris, 1719. The stock market is surging and the world's first millionaires are buying everything in sight. Against this...
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Playing Changes: Jazz for the New Century

Nate Chinen · Pantheon
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

From one of jazz's leading critics comes an invigorating, richly detailed portrait of the artists and events that have shaped the music of our time. Grounded in authority and brimming with style, here is the first book to take the measure of this exhilarating moment: a compelling argument...
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Picasso and the Painting That Shocked the World

Miles J Unger · Blackstone Pub
Format: Hardcover

When Picasso became Picasso: the story of how an obscure young painter from Barcelona came to Paris and made himself into the most influential artist of the twentieth century.In 1900, an eighteen-year-old Spaniard named Pablo Picasso made his first trip to Paris. It was in this glittering...
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Photoshop Elements 2018 Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts in easy steps

NICK VANDOME · In Easy Steps Limited
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Over 1,000 tips, tricks and shortcuts to help you get the most out of Adobe's Photoshop Elements 2018. Photoshop Elements is well established as the premier consumer photo-editing software, and the latest release is Photoshop Elements 2018. This enhances the software's reputation...
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Photoshop Elements 2018 For Dummies

Barbara Obermeier · For Dummies
Pages: 448
Format: Paperback

The top-selling book on Photoshop Elements - updated in a new edition Photoshop Elements offers photo editors of all skill levels the power to turn run-of-the-mill images into beautiful works of art - and Photoshop Elements 2018 For Dummies shows you how. Those new to photo editing who are looking...
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Pet-tecture: Design for Pets

Tom Wainwright · Phaidon Press
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

An inspiring, surprising, and fun collection of contemporary design for pets of different shapes, sizes, breeds, and speciesThe perfect book for design-conscious pet owners and animal lovers alike, Pet-tecture presents an irresistible assortment of hundreds of houses and objects by the world's...
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