The Arts: General & Reference books

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The Great Pretender: A Catalogue of Chaos and Creativity

The Great Pretender: A Catalogue of Chaos and Creativity...

Author: Nick Perry
ISBN: 9781846974700
Format: Paperback
$19.99

`Give me three years and we'll be millionaires,' Nick challenged his long-suffering family in 1980, when cash was...  Read More >>

Rome, 1630: The Horizon of Early Baroque and Other Essays

Rome, 1630: The Horizon of Early Baroque and Other Essays...

Author: Yves Bonnefoy ,  Hoyt Rogers
ISBN: 9780857425966
Format: Hardback
$77.63

A richly illustrated account by the late French poet of Rome at one of its greatest moments: the baroque high point...  Read More >>

Anselm Kiefer in Conversation with Klaus Dermutz

Anselm Kiefer in Conversation with Klaus Dermutz

Author: Anselm Kiefer ,  Klaus Dermutz
ISBN: 9780857426031
Format: Hardback
$64.69

A conversation between Kiefer and a writer and theologian, featuring 34 color images of Kiefer's work.  Read More >>

28 Paradises

28 Paradises

Author: Patrick Modiano ,  Dominique Zehrfuss
ISBN: 9781644230022
Format: Paperback
$17.99

28 Paradises is a rare book: it reveals not only the individual talents of the authors, Modiano and Zehrfuss,...  Read More >>

The Critic as Artist

The Critic as Artist

Author: Wilde Oscar ,  Michael Bracewell
ISBN: 9781644230039
Format: Paperback
$17.99

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Bacon and the Mind: Art, Neuroscience and Psychology

Bacon and the Mind: Art, Neuroscience and Psychology...

Author: Martin Harrison ,  Christopher Bucklow
ISBN: 9780500970973
Format: Paperback
$55.00

The first in a trilogy of books that seeks to illuminate Francis Bacon's art and motivations, and to open up fresh...  Read More >>

The Art of Missing Link

The Art of Missing Link

Author: Ramin Zahed ,  Stephen Fry
ISBN: 9781683836865
Format: Hardback
$65.69

The Art of Missing Link is a lushly illustrated volume that goes behind the scenes of LAIKA's new stop-motion adventure....  Read More >>

On Artists

On Artists

Author: Ashleigh Wilson
ISBN: 9780522875256
Format: Paperback
$14.99

The #MeToo movement is overturning a cliche that has forgiven bad behaviour for years- to be creative is to be prone...  Read More >>

How to Draw Magical Mythological Creatures: Create Unicorns, Dragons, Gryphons, and Other Fantasy Animals from Legend and Your Imagination

How to Draw Magical Mythological Creatures: Create Unicorns,...

Author: J.C. Amberlyn
ISBN: 9781580935241
Format: Paperback
$42.99

Harry Potter, Game of Thrones, The Shape of Water, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Lord of the Rings, The...  Read More >>

Visualizing War: Emotions, Technologies, Communities

Visualizing War: Emotions, Technologies, Communities...

Author: Anders Engberg-Pedersen (University of Southern Denmark) ,  Kathrin Maurer (University of Southern Denmark)
ISBN: 9780367322731
Format: Paperback
$77.99

Wars have always been connected to images. From the representation of war on maps, panoramas, and paintings to the...  Read More >>

Representation and Memory in Graphic Novels

Representation and Memory in Graphic Novels

Author: Golnar Nabizadeh (University of Dundee, UK)
ISBN: 9781472481566
Format: Hardback
$242.00

This book analyses the relationship between comics and cultural memory. By focussing on a range of landmark comics...  Read More >>

Granta 147: 40th-Birthday Special

Granta 147: 40th-Birthday Special

Author: Sigrid Rausing
ISBN: 9781909889224
Format: Paperback
$24.99

It's 1979. The Soviet Union invades Afghanistan, China introduces its one-child policy, Margaret Thatcher is elected...  Read More >>

Stickers 2: More Stuck-Up Crap

Stickers 2: More Stuck-Up Crap

Author: DB Burkeman
ISBN: 9780847863037
Format: Paperback
$58.39

A new bible of sticker art - a visual history of street art in one of its most elemental, accessible, provocative,...  Read More >>

Creation and Anarchy: The Work of Art and the Religion of Capitalism

Creation and Anarchy: The Work of Art and the Religion...

Author: Giorgio Agamben ,  Adam Kotsko
ISBN: 9781503609266
Format: Paperback
$23.36

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Allegories of the Anthropocene

Allegories of the Anthropocene

Author: Elizabeth M. DeLoughrey
ISBN: 9781478004714
Format: Paperback
$37.88

Elizabeth M. DeLoughrey traces how indigenous and postcolonial peoples in the Caribbean and Pacific Islands grapple...  Read More >>

Autonomy: The Social Ontology of Art under Capitalism

Autonomy: The Social Ontology of Art under Capitalism...

Author: Nicholas Brown
ISBN: 9781478001591
Format: Paperback
$36.42

Nicholas Brown theorizes the historical and theoretical conditions for the persistence of art's autonomy from the...  Read More >>

Jylian Gustlin

Jylian Gustlin

Author: Dr Deborah Gustlin ,  Zoe Gustlin
ISBN: 9781911604990
Format: Hardback
$59.99

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Allegories of the Anthropocene

Allegories of the Anthropocene

Author: Elizabeth M. DeLoughrey
ISBN: 9781478004103
Format: Hardback
$145.90

Elizabeth M. DeLoughrey traces how indigenous and postcolonial peoples in the Caribbean and Pacific Islands grapple...  Read More >>

Acute Misfortune: The Life and Death of Adam Cullen

Acute Misfortune: The Life and Death of Adam Cullen...

Author: Erik Jensen
ISBN: 9781760640873
Format: Paperback
$22.99

An unflinching portrait of talent and addiction. In 2008 the artist Adam Cullen invited journalist Erik Jensen to...  Read More >>

The Shape of Difficulty: A Fan Letter to Unruly Objects

The Shape of Difficulty: A Fan Letter to Unruly Objects...

Author: Bret L. Rothstein
ISBN: 9780271082424
Format: Hardback
$43.72

Examines the subculture of enigmatology: mechanical puzzles, their makers, and those who aspire to solving them....  Read More >>

Autonomy: The Social Ontology of Art under Capitalism

Autonomy: The Social Ontology of Art under Capitalism...

Author: Nicholas Brown
ISBN: 9781478001249
Format: Hardback
$131.30

Nicholas Brown theorizes the historical and theoretical conditions for the persistence of art's autonomy from the...  Read More >>

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