art, academic and non-fiction books
publishers’ Eastern and Central European representation

Name your list

Sort and filter the results:
New Philosophy of History
ISBN: PB: 9780948462771, Reaktion Books, October 1995
304 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm
"What is history?" From Thucydides to Toynbee, historians and non-historians alike have wondered how to answer this question. "A New Philosophy of History" reflects on developments over the last two decades in historical writing, not least the renewe...
PB:
£17,95
QTY:
Visionary Experience in the Golden Age of Spanish Art
ISBN: PB: 9780948462757, Reaktion Books, October 1995
224 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 102 illus.
In this original and lucid account of how Spanish painters of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries dealt with mystic visions in their art, and of how they attempted to "represent the unrepresentable", Victor Stoichita aims to establish a theory of...
PB:
£17,95
QTY:
Health and Illness Images of Difference
ISBN: HB: 9780948462696, Reaktion Books, May 1995
200 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 91 illus.
Ours is a culture riddled with preoccupations about health and disease. In this timely study Sander L. Gilman demonstrates how images of beauty and ugliness have constructed a visual history which records the artificial boundaries that continue to di...
HB:
£17,95
QTY:
Boundaries in China
ISBN: PB: 9780948462382, Reaktion Books, March 1995
360 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 62 illus.
A crucial topic in the study of Chinese culture past or present is that of the "boundary". In this book the authors investigate the meaning of the boundary as metaphor and paradox, as threshold and interface across the whole spectrum of Chinese art a...
PB:
£25,00
QTY:
Fragments of the European City
ISBN: PB: 9780948462665, Reaktion Books, March 1995
112 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm
This book explores the visual transformation of the contemporary European city, focusing on the most emblematic and visibly wounded of all European cities – Berlin. Taking as its subject the "intricately assembled, relentlessly disassembling metrop...
PB:
£9,95
QTY: