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Selections: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

By: Anne Barriault

Price: £15.00

Publisher: USA, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04104

ISBN: 0917046471

Condition: Very Good


Accessible and informative, this book invites readers to discover, re-discover, and remember highlights of the Virginia Museum's collections. Lively discussions of individual works - rich with historical anecdotes and insight into artists' techniques and styles - encourage readers to explore and revisit the collection's best The covers show light shelf wear to rear blue panel. View more info

Freedom's Challenge the Third of the Fascinating Catteni Sequence

By: Anne Mccaffrey

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Bantam Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04300

ISBN: 0593043189

Condition: Very Good


This is the third volume of the fascinating Catteni Sequence, from the famed SF writer, Anne McCaffery. A good, tight copy. View more info

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An Artist in Italy

By: Armfield, Maxwell

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK., Methuen & Co Ltd: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03214

Condition: Good


This book is all about the authors experiences has he travels and paints his way through Italy. The text is accompanied by sixteen illustrations painted by the author. The boards and spine are dirty and stained and the text block is a little grubby, it is also has rough cut pages. View more info

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Gauguin By Himself

By: Belinda Thomson ( Editor)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown & Co: 1998

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 04368

ISBN: 0316643920

Condition: Very Good


This book is the first publication to give equal weight to the full range of Gauguin's activities both as an artist and as a writer. It provides a rare insight into Gauguin's intractable character and uncompromising ideas, the decisions he made ina tumultous life as well as charting the extraordinary and complex development of his art from hesitant impressionism, though the experimental synthesis of his Breton paintings to the striking colour and powerful forms of his Ta... View more info

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Audubon's Art and Nature: A Collection of Nature Writings Illustrated with the Art of John James Audubon

By: Borneman, John ( Editior )

Price: £15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Wing Books.: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03255

ISBN: 0517147785

Condition: Very Good


Featured here are 90 samples of Audubon's bird art, accompanied by evocative words that have been chosen to replicate the sensations Audubon might have experienced while observing the birds he reproduced so wonderfully. The D/W is covered in a protective plastic. A Good , clean copy. PLEASE NOTE ; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Surrealism

By: Bradley Fiona

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Tate Gallery: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01383

ISBN: 0521627567

Condition: Very Good


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Edward Bawden's Kew Gardens

By: Brian Webb; Peyton Skipwith

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Victoria & Albert Museum: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03737

ISBN: 1851777792

Condition: Fine


This book celebrates the delightful infatuation that Edward Bawden, painter, illustrator and graphic artist had with Kew Gardens London, and draws on the illustrations, posters and linocuts of Kew he made over 60 years. A fine clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Silvery Tay: Paintings and Sketches from a Scottish River

By: Brockie, Keith

Price: £16.00

Publisher: J.M. Dent and Sons: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03385

ISBN: 0460047264

Condition: Very Good


The River Tay travels through a beautiful landscape containing an outstanding variety of wildlife. In 150 paintings, sketches and drawings in watercolour, pencil, crayon and oils, Keith Brockie superbly captures the birds, animals, flowers and plants that are to be found along the River Tay. There is light bleaching to the front of the D/W. View more info

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Fantasy of the 20th Century an Illustrated History

By: Broecker Randy

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York, Collectors Press Inc for Barnes & Noble: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00589

ISBN: 0760765715

Condition: Very Good


The author is your guide to fantasy history as he maps its many splendors.Collectors,afficionados,and readers alike will be amazed by the depth and breadth of Randy Broecker's historical survey - and will be proud to make it part of their library. View more info

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LightShip

By: Burns, Jim & Chris Evans

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Guild Publishing: 1986

Edition: Guild Publishing

Sellers ID: 02352

Condition: Very Good


Here is a collection of 120 full colour paintings by the talented fantasy and science fiction artist Jim Burns. A combination of oils and airbrush brings a richness to his striking subjects of people, humanoids and weird aliens in breathtaking futuristic settings. The full text, with an introduction by Robert Silverberg, describes the influences on Jim Burns' work and gives an informative commentary on the ideas behind the various subjects in his paintings. View more info

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Digital Fantasy Painting

By: Burns, Michael.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Collins: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02224

ISBN: 0007160038

Condition: Very Good


This book is a practical introduction to creating fantasy art on the computer. Featuring the work of 36 of the finest fantasy artists, this comprehensive guide provides you with the knowledge and skills needed to design everything from hyperreal people to vivid 3D creatures and surreal alien landscapes. The D/W has been priced clipped. View more info

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Hellburner

By: C. J. Cherryh

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, New English Library: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04248

ISBN: 045057069X

Condition: Very Good


Hellburner shows C.J.Cherryh on peak form, reuniting the protagonists Polllard and Dekker from ' Time', with the burgeoning battle between the union and the alliance forces beginning to take shape. There is light wear and creasing to the d/w and it also has a spine lean. There is light marking to the text block. View more info

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Heavy Time

By: C. J. Cherryh

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, The Easton Press: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04257

ISBN: 0450548090

Condition: Very Good


Set in the 24thcentury, Heavy Time paints a frighteningly plausible picture of a future where greed, dishonesty and fear rule beyond the reach of governments. It is an utterly believable vision of the brutal life in space, and a marvellous evocation of an interstellar culture from one of the most consistently exciting writers of imaginative fiction. The text block has a slight lean to the spine .There is small damage to the spine on the rear. View more info

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AirShow

By: Castle, Philip

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Paper Tiger.: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02269

ISBN: 1850280444

Condition: Very Good


Philip Castle has long been recognised as a pioneer and master of airbrush art.This book AIRSHOW is a lucid insight into the career of an artist who has remained at the peak of his profession for over twenty years. The D/W and boards show light signs of shelf ware and the D/W is also priced clipped, and has some tanning to the back cover. View more info

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Charles L Peterson: Of Time and Place

By: Charles L.Peterson

Price: £20.00

Publisher: USA, White Door Pub Co: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04208

ISBN: 0964343819

Condition: Very Good


Of Time and Place is a book of art featuring paintings by one of the most accomplished and most popular artists of our time. It is a book of stories; stories that read differently for each of us based on where we are and where we have been. Beautifully illustrated throughout with the artists work. There is light shelf wear to the soft covers. A good, clean and tight book. View more info

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Complete Peanuts 1955-1956

By: Charles M. Schulz (illustrator), Matt Groening

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Canongate Books Ltd: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03816

ISBN: 184767075X

Condition: Fine


The third volume of the acclaimed Complete Peanuts series includes such landmarks as Linus's first spoken words, Charlie Brown's first baseball humiliation, and a hilarious series of impressions by an ever-more- Snoopyish Snoopy. All this and " Pig-Pen". The D/w shows signs of shelf wear. View more info

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Victorian Designs for the Home

By: Charles Newton

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Victoria & Albert Museum: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03921

ISBN: 1851772847

Condition: Near Fine


During the Victoria's reign a wealth of diverse and innovative design was produced, characterised by conflicting desires for tradition and progress. The relationship of design to finished object is explored through both a lively text and many handsome photographs of a wide range of important pieces from the V & A's rich collection. A tight ,clean book View more info

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The Paintings Of The Royal Collection: A Thematic Exploration

By: Christopher Lloyd

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Royal Collection Pubns: 2003

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04132

ISBN: 1902163591

Condition: Very Good


This exploration of the paintings in the Royal Collection looks at the patronage of the four greatest royal collectors - Charles I, George III, George IV and Queen Victoria.It offers a fascinating introduction to the collection, and to the complex relationship between artist and royal patron. There are also over 200 colour illustrations. The covers show some light shelf wear. View more info

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Victorian Cottages

By: Clayton -payne Andrew

Price: £14.00

Publisher: london, weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1993

Sellers ID: 01756

ISBN: 0297831933

Condition: Very Good


The book is full of paintings of victoria cottages by various artists of the times, its in very good condition View more info

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Watercolours of The Norwich School

By: Clifford Derek

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Cory,adams & Mackay Ltd: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00219

Condition: Very Good


This is the first serious study of watercolourists of the Norwich School for many years, and it is also the first time that any regional group of English water-colour artists has been treated on this scale or manner. This is a first edition hardback book in V/G condition it has file copy hand-written on the ffep, the D/W is in a protective cover but is badly chipped and torn. View more info