Ewa Ledóchowicz - Książki według wydawnictwa
Academic and non-fiction books
Publishers’ Eastern and Central European Representative
Tolkien Maker of Middle-earth
ISBN: HB: 9781851244850, Bodleian Library Publishing, June 2018
416 pp., 23.7x25.9 cm, 300 colour illus.
This richly illustrated book explores the huge creative endeavour behind Tolkien's enduring popularity. Lavishly illustrated with over 300 images of his manuscripts, drawings, maps and letters, the book traces the creative process behind his most fam...
HB: £40,00
Tolkien Treasures
ISBN: PB: 9781851244966, Bodleian Library Publishing, June 2018
144 pp., 19.6x19.6 cm, 100 colour illus.
This volume is an excellent introduction to the world of J. R. R. Tolkien. Recounting in images and words the story of his early years and life as a scholar and family man, the book also illustrates some of the primary items associated with "The Hobb...
PB: £12,00
Making of Wind in the Willows
ISBN: PB: 9781851244799, Bodleian Library Publishing, March 2018
128 pp., 17x21 cm, 60 colour illus.
"The Wind in the Willows" has its origins in the bedtime stories that Kenneth Grahame told to his son Alastair and then continued in letters (now held in the Bodleian Library) while he was on holiday. But the book developed into something much more s...
PB: £12,99
Designing English
ISBN: HB: 9781851244751, Bodleian Library Publishing, February 2018
224 pp., 23.7x25.9 cm, 92 colour illus.
Early manuscripts in the English language include religious works, plays, romances, poetry and songs, as well as charms, notebooks, science and medieval medicine. How did scribes choose to arrange the words and images on the page in each manuscript?...
HB: £30,00
Medieval Manuscripts from the Mainz Charterhouse in the Bodleian Library A Descriptive Catalogue
ISBN: HB: 9781851244546, Bodleian Library Publishing, February 2018
864 per vo pp., 15.6x23.4 cm, 185 black&white illus.
The Bodleian Library is one of the few libraries outside Germany with a substantial number of medieval manuscripts from the German-speaking lands. These manuscripts, most of which were acquired by Archbishop Laud in the 1630s, during the Thirty Years...
HB: £395,00
Library Miscellany
ISBN: HB: 9781851244720, Bodleian Library Publishing, February 2018
144 pp., 11x17 cm
What can be found in the Vatican's Secret Archive? How many books did Charles Darwin's library aboard the Beagle hold? Which library is home to a colony of bats? Bursting with potted histories, quirky facts and enlightening lists, this book explores...
HB: £9,99
Making Medieval Manuscripts
ISBN: PB: 9781851244683, Bodleian Library Publishing, November 2017
176 pp., 20x21.5 cm
Many beautiful illuminated manuscripts survive from the Middle Ages and can be seen in libraries and museums throughout Europe. But who were the skilled craftsmen who made these exquisite books? What precisely is parchment? How were medieval manuscri...
PB: £14,99
Book Lovers' Miscellany
ISBN: HB: 9781851244713, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2017
136 pp., 11x17 cm
Ever wondered how ink is made? Or what is the bestselling book of all time? Or which are the oldest known books in the world? Highbrow to lowbrow, all aspects of the book are celebrated and explored in "The Book Lovers' Miscellany". From a list of u...
HB: £9,99
Jane Austen The Chawton Letters
ISBN: HB: 9781851244744, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2017
128 pp., 11.8x18.4 cm, 15 colour illus.
In their celebration of 'little matters' – the regular round of visiting, dining out, drinking tea, of reading and walking to the shops and sending to the post – Jane Austen's letters and novels have many similarities. The thirteen letters collected...
HB: £14,99
Jane Austen Writer in the World
ISBN: HB: 9781851244638, Bodleian Library Publishing, June 2017
224 pp., 23.7x25.9 cm, 90 colour illus.
This collection of essays offers an intimate history of Austen's art and life told through objects associated with her personally and with the era in which she lived. Her teenage notebooks, music albums, pelisse-coat, letters, the homemade booklets i...
HB: £30,00