Ewa Ledóchowicz - Książki według wydawnictwa
Academic and non-fiction books
Publishers’ Eastern and Central European Representative
Ye Berlyn Tapestrie John Hassall's Satirical First World War Panorama
ISBN: HB: 9781851244164, Bodleian Library Publishing, August 2014
64 pp., 17.5x14.5 cm, 30 colour illus.
The horror of the First World War brought out a characteristic response in a group of English artists, who resorted to black humour. Among these, John Hassall, a pioneering British illustrator and creator of the influential 'Skegness is so bracing' p...
HB: £9,99
Writing the Thames
ISBN: HB: 9781851244508, Bodleian Library Publishing, April 2016
304 pp., 15.6x23.4 cm, 70 colour illus.
Thames aficionado Robert Gibbings once wrote that "the quiet of an age-old river is like the slow turning of the pages of a well-loved book". "Writing the Thames" tells a much-loved river's story through the remarkable prose, poetry and illustration...
HB: £25,00
Wonderful Things from 400 Years Collecting The Bodleian Library 1602-2002
ISBN: PB: 9781851240777, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2002
172 pp., 21x27.6 cm, 84 colour illus.
Taking its title from Howard Carter's famous description of his first glimpse of the treasures of Tutankhamun's tomb in 1922, this book offers a timeless portrait of highlights representing the range of the Bodleian Library's unique collections. The...
PB: £29,99
Women and Hats Vintage People on Photo Postcards
ISBN: HB: 9781851243624, Bodleian Library Publishing, December 2010
112 pp., 17.5x19 cm, 200 black&white illus.
To celebrate the acquisition of the Tom Phillips archive, the Bodleian Library has asked the artist to assemble and design a series of books drawing on his themed collection of over 50,000 photographic postcards. These encompass the first half of the...
HB: £15,00
Wilfred Owen An Illustrated Life
ISBN: HB: 9781851243945, Bodleian Library Publishing, June 2014
144 pp., 16.1x21 cm, 60 colour illus.
Wilfred Owen is the poet of pity, the voice of the soldier maimed, blinded, traumatised and killed, not just in the Great War, but in all wars since, so resonant has his message become. Although he saw only five of his poems published in his lifetime...
HB: £14,99
What is Round?
ISBN: HB: 9781851244812, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2017
32 pp., 20x24.7 cm, fully illustrated
Many things in the natural world are round – the moon, the sun, a nest, a bubble. And so are many delicious things to eat – a ball of ice-cream, a doughnut, a pie. And so too are more decorative objects such as a crown, a clock or a bauble on a Chris...
HB: £12,99
What is Red?
ISBN: HB: 9781851244584, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2016
24 pp., 20x24.7 cm, 24 colour illus.
Little Jonny ponders the meaning of colours as he explores the landscape. He dips his toes in a blue brook, picks purple flowers, digs brown earth and finds an enormous orange pumpkin. Finally yellow sunlight and the black night show him when it is t...
HB: £12,99
What Have Plants Ever Done for Us? Western Civilization in Fifty Plants
ISBN: HB: 9781851244478, Bodleian Library Publishing, October 2015
224 pp., 13.8x21.6 cm, 50 black&white illus.
When did the British Government become the world's largest drugs pusher? What tree is frequently used to treat cancer? Which everyday condiment is the most widely traded spice on the planet? Plants are an indispensable part of our everyday life. Fro...
HB: £14,99
What Can Cats Do?
ISBN: HB: 9781851244935, Bodleian Library Publishing, March 2018
48 pp., 20x24.7 cm, illus.
There are many things cats can do which children can't, such as lap up milk and use their tongues as combs. There are also a number of things that cats can't do, like sing children to sleep, or get down from trees... Abner Graboff combines the voice...
HB: £12,99
Whale's Way
ISBN: HB: 9781851244287, Bodleian Library Publishing, September 2015
48 pp., 23.2x20.3 cm, 23 colour illus.
"That is the way of the largest creature on earth. That is the whale's way". The humpback whales journey through polar seas, diving, spouting and leaping. As winter comes they swim through treacherous waters towards the warmer climate of the equator...
HB: £10,99