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A HISTORY OF AMERICA IN 100 MAPS

por SCHULTEN, SUSAN

2018 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

A HISTORY OF AMERICA IN 100 MAPS

In this richly visual narrative, acclaimed historian Susan Schulten explores five centuries of American history through maps. From the voyages of European discovery to the digital age, she reveals the ...

pvp.40.0 €

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ATLAS "A WORLD OF MAPS BRITISH LIBRARY"

por HARPER, TOM

2018 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

ATLAS  "A WORLD OF MAPS BRITISH LIBRARY"

From the publication in 1595 of the first 'atlas' by Flemish cartographer Gerhard Mercator, the term has become a universally adopted title for books containing accurate, uniform, and evenly spread ...

pvp.42.0 €

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MEDIEVAL ILLUMINATION "MANUSCRIPT ART IN ENGLAND AND FRANCE, 700-1200"

por DOYLE, KATHLEEN

2018 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

MEDIEVAL ILLUMINATION "MANUSCRIPT ART IN ENGLAND AND FRANCE, 700-1200"

Illuminated manuscripts from England and France are among the greatest masterpieces of medieval European art. This beautiful new book showcases dozens of the finest examples, many of which have never ...

pvp.39.0 €

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THE WHOLE ART OF DRESS  "A CAVALRY OFFICER "

As we look back upon past centuries, and can scarce repress our laughter at many of the absurd fancies in costumes our ancestors wore our present beloved fashions, equally in ...

pvp.16.0 €

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THE ART AND HISTORY OF CALLIGRAPHY

por LOVETT, PATRICIA

2017 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

THE ART AND HISTORY OF CALLIGRAPHY

This stunningly illustrated new book focuses on 77 intricate, expressive and individual examples of calligraphy from the unparalleled collection of the British Library. The author, a renowned expert on the ...

pvp.40.0 €

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MEDIEVAL & RENAISSANCE INTERIORS

por OLEDZKA, EVA

2016 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

MEDIEVAL & RENAISSANCE INTERIORS

Illuminated manuscripts are an excellent source of information about the interiors inhabited by people in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Artists regularly depicted the castles and palaces of the ...

pvp.34.21 €

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MEDIEVAL WOMEN

por JACKSON, DEIRDRE

2015 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

MEDIEVAL WOMEN

Our understanding of the lives and roles of medieval women has changed dramatically in recent years. Far from being background characters of the middle ages, women often wielded an influence ...

pvp.30.0 €

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THE PUBLICATION OF PLAYS IN EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY ENGLAND "PLAYWRIGHTS, PUBLISHERS AND THE MARKET"

A great deal of bibliographic and historical scholarship has been devoted to English drama up to 1660, but after the renaissance scholarship grows scant: late seventeenth-century plays have received little ...

pvp.67.0 €

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GEORGIANS REVEALED LIFE, STYLE AND THE MAKING OF MODERN BRITAIN

For over a hundred years (1714-1830) a King George sat on the British throne. It was a time of transformation, as cities grew, trade expanded and taste and elegance fostered ...

pvp.48.28 €

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ILLUSTRATING SHAKESPEARE

por WHITFIELD, P.

2013 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

ILLUSTRATING SHAKESPEARE

"Artists have been drawn to the plays of Shakespeare for more than three centuries. For the artist, the challenge was to re-create the characters and the drama not on the ...

pvp.26.33 €

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THE BOOK OF THE BRITISH LIBRARY

por LEAPMAN, MICHAEL

2012 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

THE BOOK OF THE BRITISH LIBRARY

As well as holding some of the world's most prized cultural treasures, the British Library is the repository of the nation's collective memory. Owing its origin to the generosity and ...

pvp.32.0 €

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THE WORLD AT THEIR FINGERTIPS "EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY BRITISH TWO-SHEET DOUBLE-HEMISPHERE WORLD MAP"

Between 1680 and 1807 several British publishers produced a sequence of double-hemisphere world maps, each printed on two conjoined sheets. The publishers of these world maps were the leading figures ...

pvp.69.1 €

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THE EPICURE'S ALMANACK "EATING AND DRINKING IN REGENCY LONDON: THE ORIGINAL 1815 GUIDEBO"

A fully annotated edition of The Epicures Almanack, or Guide to Good Living, a listing of more than 650 eating establishments, taverns, hotels, inns etc, in and around London, investigated ...

pvp.46.0 €

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PUBLISHING THE FINE AND APPLIED ARTS 1500-2000

por MYERS, ROBIN

2012 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

PUBLISHING THE FINE AND APPLIED ARTS 1500-2000

The role played by the book trade in the diffusion of artistic and architectural theory, fashion and practice is explored, while other essays trace the impact on the appearance of ...

pvp.41.6 €

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PEAKE'S PROGRESS "SELECT WRTINGS AND OF MERVYN PEAKE"

por PEAKE, MERVYN

2011 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

PEAKE'S PROGRESS "SELECT WRTINGS AND OF MERVYN PEAKE"

Mervyn Peake (1911-1968) was a prolific and astonishingly original writer and artist, who touched at one time or another on almost every literary form. Peake's Progress (the book, ISBN 9780712358347) ...

pvp.37.0 €

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BEAUTIFUL BOOKBINDINGS "A THOUSAND YEARS OF THE BOOKBINDER'S ART"

por MARKS, P. J. M.

2011 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

BEAUTIFUL BOOKBINDINGS "A THOUSAND YEARS OF THE BOOKBINDER'S ART"

From exquisite medieval bookbindings made of precious metals and jewels to the unique and highly imaginative creations of contemporary bookbinders, this book celebrates over 100 of the most beautiful bookbindings ...

pvp.36.28 €

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CODEX SINAITICUS: A FACSIMILE

por AA. VV.

2011 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

CODEX SINAITICUS: A FACSIMILE

Codex Sinaiticus is one of the world's most remarkable books. Written in Greek in the fourth century, it is the oldest surviving complete New Testament, and one of the two ...

pvp.1029.0 €

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CODEX SINAITICUS "THE STORY OF THE WORLD'S OLDEST BIBLE"

por PAKER, D. C.

2010 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

CODEX SINAITICUS "THE STORY OF THE WORLD'S OLDEST BIBLE"

"Codex Sinaiticus" is one of the world's most remarkable books. Written in Greek in the fourth century, it is the oldest surviving complete New Testament, and one of the two ...

pvp.24.76 €

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ILLUSTRATED PERIODICALS OF THE 1860S "A STUDY OF CONTEXTS & COLLABORATIONS"

The 1860s are considered the 'Golden Age' of illustrated periodicals, a time when the 'knockabout' humour of the 1840s, which was dominated by illustrators such as Cruikshank, Doyle and Phiz, ...

pvp.70.75 €

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THE GILDED PAGE "THE HISTORY AND TECHNIQUE OF MANUSCRIPTS GILDING"

por WHITLEY, KATHLEEN P.

2010 THE BRITISH LIBRARY

THE GILDED PAGE "THE HISTORY AND TECHNIQUE OF MANUSCRIPTS GILDING"

This revised edition has added colour plates and new information on ancient Egyptian papyrus gilding. This is a must-have book for book artists and illuminators, explaining in detail the historical ...

pvp.32.0 €

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