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M.C. Escher
By Maurits Cornelis Escher

Twenty-nine woodcuts and lithographs make use of optical illusions and unusual perspectives and are accompanied by the artist's comments.


M.C. Escher
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Railway Posters: 1923-1947
By NRM , Beverley Cole and Richard Durack


Railway Posters: 1923-1947
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Vermeer
By Arthur. K Wheelock Jr.

This study presents the complete works of the great Dutch painter, Johannes Vermeer. The text includes a short essay and commentaries on each of the paintings, and incorporates new research on Vermeer's life and extraordinary artistic achievements.


Vermeer
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European Ceramics
By Robin Hildyard

The history of ceramics is extraordinarily diverse, ranging from crude clay utensils to highly decorative pieces of immense beauty and craftsmanship. This book highlights key developments, techniques, discoveries and styles - from earthenware, stoneware and tin-glaze to the invention of porcelain and the impact of industrialisation.


European Ceramics
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Brand New
By Jane Pavitt

This work looks at how branding - from fashion labels and supermarket packaging to shopping malls and websites - affects our behaviour as consumers in an increasingly global marketplace.


Brand New
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You Are Here
By Katharine Harmon

You Are Here is a wide-ranging collection of such superbly inventive maps. These are charts of places you're not expected to find, but a voyage you take in your mind: an exploration of the ideal country estate from a dog's perspective; a guide to buried treasure on Skeleton Island; a trip down the road to success; or the world as imagined by an inmate of a mental institution.


You Are Here
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Masters of Art: Van Gogh
By Meyer Schapiro

Comprehensive text, written by distinguished art historians, provides an incisive and informative portrait of Van Gogh.


Masters of Art: Van Gogh
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Electric Dreams
By David Redhead

Electric Dreams charts the seismic shifts that transformed the monochrome product world of 1980s' consumer electronics into a 21st century landscape full of shape, colour and variety.


Electric Dreams
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Design & The Decorative Arts: Georgian Britain 1714-1837
By Michael Snodin and John Styles

Tells the story of the design and the decorative arts in Britain from accession of George I to the start of Queen Victoria's reign.


Design & The Decorative Arts: Georgian Britain 1714-1837
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Design & The Decorative Arts: Victorian Britain 1837-1901
By Michael Snodin and John Styles

With an empire that embraced a fifth of the earth's land surface and a quarter of its people, Britain was the workshop of the world. London was rivalled only by Paris as a focus for international interest in design and the decorative arts and British products could be found across the globe.


Design & The Decorative Arts: Victorian Britain 1837-1901