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Public Parks, Private Gardens Paris to Provence
ISBN: HB: 9781588395849, Yale University Press, March 2018
208 pp., 25.4x22.9 cm , 200 colour illus.
The spectacular transformation of Paris during the 19th century into a city of tree-lined boulevards and public parks both redesigned the capital and inspired the era's great Impressionist artists. The renewed landscape gave crowded, displaced urban...
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£40,00
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Max Eastman A Life
ISBN: HB: 9780300222562, Yale University Press, August 2017
448 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm , 52 black&white illus.
The definitive biography of a radical activist and intellectual. Max Eastman (1883-1969) was a prolific writer, radical, and public intellectual who helped shape the twentieth century. While researching this masterful work, acclaimed biographer Chri...
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£35,00
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Dreamlands Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905-2016
ISBN: HB: 9780300221879, Yale University Press, January 2017
256 pp., 30.5x22.9 cm , 300 colour illus., 100 black&white illus.
A fascinating survey of pioneering work in experimental cinema and art from 1905 to the present day, revealing the high stakes and transformative potential of these forms This generously illustrated publication surveys the work of filmmakers and arti...
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Hieronymus Bosch, Painter and Draughtsman Catalogue Raisonne
ISBN: HB: 9780300220148, Mercatorfonds, May 2016
500 pp., 32.4x24.1 cm , 350 colour illus., 100 black&white illus.
Compiled by members of the Bosch Research and Conservation Project and published on the 500th anniversary of Hieronymus Bosch's death, this is the definitive new catalogue of all of Bosch's extant paintings and drawings. His mastery and genius have b...
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£100,00
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Hieronymus Bosch Visions of Genius
ISBN: PB: 9780300220131, Mercatorfonds, March 2016
192 pp., 26.7x21.6 cm , 140 colour illus.
Hieronymus Bosch (c. 1450-1516) lived and worked in 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands, where he created enigmatic paintings and drawings full of bizarre creatures, phantasmagoric monsters, and terrifying nightmares. He also depicted detailed landscap...
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£20,00
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Artist/Rebel/Dandy Men of Fashion
ISBN: HB: 9780300190816, Yale University Press, May 2013
208 pp., 27.9x22.9 cm , 125 colour images, 20 black&white illus.
"Artist/Rebel/Dandy" celebrates the pleasures of the sharp-dressed man, from the discreet sophistication of the consummately elegant George Bryan "Beau" Brummell in the early 19th century to the diverse, highly personal flair of the tastemakers who c...
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£35,00
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Fatal Flaws How a Misfolded Protein Baffled Scientists and Changed the Way We Look at the Brain
ISBN: HB: 9780300189896, Yale University Press, April 2013
288 pp., 21x14 cm , 7 black&white illus.
Discovered and identified as the cause of mad cow disease only three decades ago, the prion is a protein molecule that, when misshapen in the brain, becomes fatal. Novel and controversial, prions have provoked a scientific revolution. They challenge...
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£51,00
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Sharon Hayes
ISBN: PB: 9780300180374, Yale University Press, July 2012
150 pp., 25.4x21.6 cm , 75 colour images, 20 black&white illus.
In her performances, videos, and installations, Sharon Hayes (b. 1970) explores the nexus between politics, history, speech, and desire. Her works modify or appropriate the language and tools of political dissent, creating unexpected affinities betwe...
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£18,00
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Liberty's Refuge The Forgotten Freedom of Assembly
ISBN: HB: 9780300173154, Yale University Press, February 2012
256 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
This original and provocative book looks at an important constitutional freedom that today is largely forgotten: the right of assembly. While this right lay at the heart of some of the most important social movements in American history – abolitionis...
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Fandom Unbound Otaku Culture in a Connected Age
ISBN: HB: 9780300158649, Yale University Press, February 2012
320 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm , 55 black&white illus.
In recent years, otaku culture has emerged as one of Japan's major cultural exports and as a genuinely transnational phenomenon. This timely volume investigates how this once marginalized popular culture has come to play a major role in Japan's ident...
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£29,00
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