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Color Schemes for Flower Arrangement A Practical Guide to Floral Color Combinations
ISBN: PB: 9784865051674, Nippan IPS, March 2019
160 pp., 25.7x18.2 cm , 200 colour and black&white illus., language: English
"Color Schemes for Flower Arrangement" presents color combination ideas together with flowers in corresponding colors. The schemes are based in four primary tones: Pastel, Vivid, Smokey and Dark. In addition to introductory pages highlighting fundame...
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£22,00
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Sewing Tips for Professional Finish
ISBN: PB: 9784865050783, Nippan IPS, March 2019
128 pp., 25.7x19 cm , 500 colour and black&white illus., language: English
There are a lot of books on sewing basics around, but few can satisfy those who completed a beginner's course and want a higher level. This book tells you how to get a professional finish on those difficult parts of clothes – such as neck, collar, sl...
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£16,00
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Japan: 100 Hidden Towns
ISBN: PB: 9784905527497, Nippan IPS, December 2018
416 pp., 19.7x12.8 cm , 918 colour and black&white illus., language: English
Away from the bustling cities of Tokyo, Osaka and Kyoto, there is a hidden Japan – where quiet, bucolic ways of life, and proudly maintained local history and traditions can be found. "Japan: 100 Hidden Towns" is a guide to this other, off-the-beaten...
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£24,00
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Must-Buys Kyoto
ISBN: PB: 9784846531126, Nippan IPS, November 2018
144 pp., 19.7x13 cm , 150 colour and black&white illus., language: Japanese / English
STILL SIGHTSEEING? LET'S SHOPPING! In this "Product" focused new type of guide book you can see over 100 unique MUST-BUY items, confidently recommend by an Editor of "MONO MAGAZINE", Japanese well-known magazine of products. "Must-Buys: Kyoto" highli...
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£18,00
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Yokai Art Book Collector's Edition
ISBN: HB: 9784835455426, Nippan IPS, October 2018
262 pp., 23.2x15.9 cm , 240 colour and black&white illus., language: Japanese
Mizuki's most beloved work GeGeGe no Kitaro first appeared on TV in 1968 and gained wide popularity in the 1970's and 1980's. Mizuki then released various yokai art books and encyclopedias; however, "Shigeru Mizuki Yokai Art Book" was considered to b...
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£75,00
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100% Hokusai! Works of Hokusai in Actual Size
ISBN: PB: 9784096822296, Nippan IPS, October 2018
200 pp., 29.7x21 cm , 160 colour and black&white illus., language: Japanese
From the vast number of works of Katsushika Hokusai, 100 masterpieces of art prints, paintings, and board books have been carefully selected and reproduced in full size, including "Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji", "Hokusai's Sketches", and many other...
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£38,00
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100% Jakuchu! Works of Jakuchu in Actual Size
ISBN: PB: 9784096822203, Nippan IPS, October 2018
200 pp., 29.7x21 cm , 160 colour and black&white illus., language: Japanese
The year 2016 was the 300th anniversary of the birth of Jakuchu Ito, the driving force of the Japanese art boom today. An exhibition held at the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum "The 300th Anniversary of his Birth: Jakuchu" opened with huge fanfare, and...
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£38,00
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17: Sasebo Project
ISBN: HB: 9784908245039, Nippan IPS, October 2018
192 pp., 29.2x23.4 cm , 94 colour and black&white illus., language: Japanese / English
Sasebo has developed rapidly with the modernization of Japan in the late 1900s. This is the 4th title of Sasebo-born photographer Osamu Matsuo published through the "Sasebo Project" launched in 2007. The aim of this project is to acknowledge the char...
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£90,00
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70 Creators' Seven
ISBN: HB: 9784768309049, Nippan IPS, October 2018
160 pp., 29.7x23 cm , 70 colour and black&white illus., language: Japanese
Ultra Seven is a fictional superhero character who first appeared on TV in 1967 and is the second tokusatsu (live-action film or television drama that features considerable use of special effects) hero launched by the Ultra Series. 50 years since the...
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£48,00
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About Love ai Ni Tsuite: Sakiko Nomura Photo Book
ISBN: HB: 9784990923570, Nippan IPS, October 2018
400 pp., 21.5x15.2 cm , 237 colour and black&white illus., language: Japanese
Nomura began her career as the only pupil of famous photographer, Nobuyoshi Araki. She has photographed male nudity for over 25 years. In About Love, you can see over 100 models creating their individual sense of time and distance. Nomura's monochrom...
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£50,00
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