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The Ugly Renaissance
The Ugly Renaissance
Written by Alexander Lee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385536592
Our Price: $30.00
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The Ugly Renaissance
Sex, Greed, Violence and Depravity in an Age of Beauty
Written by Alexander Lee


Format: Hardcover, 448 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $30.00

A fascinating and counterintuitive portrait of the sordid, hidden world behind the dazzling artwork of Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Botticelli, and more 

Renowned as a period of cultural rebirth and artistic innovation, the Renaissance is cloaked in a unique aura of beauty and brilliance. Its very name conjures up awe-inspiring images of... Read more >
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What We See When We Read
What We See When We Read
Written by Peter Mendelsund
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804171632
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What We See When We Read

Written by Peter Mendelsund


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.95

A gorgeously unique, fully illustrated exploration into the phenomenology of reading—how we visualize images from reading works of literature, from one of our very best book jacket designers, himself a passionate reader.

What do we see when we read? Did Tolstoy really describe Anna Karenina? Did Melville ever really tell us... Read more >
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Lost in Translation
Lost in Translation
Written by Ella Frances Sanders
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607747109
Our Price: $14.99
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Lost in Translation
An Illustrated Compendium of Untranslatable Words from Around the World
Written by Ella Frances Sanders


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $14.99

An artistic collection of more than 50 drawings featuring unique, funny, and poignant foreign words that have no direct translation into English.

Did you know that the Japanese language has a word to express the way sunlight filters through the leaves of trees? Or that there’s a Finnish word for the distance... Read more >
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Legend of Korra: The Art of the Animated Series Book Two
Legend of Korra: The Art of the Animated Series Book Two
Written by Michael Dante DiMartino
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616554620
Our Price: $34.99
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Legend of Korra: The Art of the Animated Series Book Two

Written by Michael Dante DiMartino


Format: Hardcover, 184 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $34.99

Go behind the scenes of the second season from the animated TV series The Legend of Korra--created by Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko--the smash hit sequel to their blockbuster show Avatar: The Last Airbender!

This handsome hardcover gives you an in-depth look at the creative team behind the vibrant and... Read more >
Adventure Time Crafts
Adventure Time Crafts
Written by Cartoon Network and Chelsea Bloxsom
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804185660
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Adventure Time Crafts
Flippin' Adorable Stuff to Make from the Land of Ooo
Written by Cartoon Network and Chelsea Bloxsom


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $19.99

With Jake the dog and Finn the human, the crafts will never end! Learn how to stitch, paint, sculpt, and crochet more than 23 projects featuring your favorite Adventure Time™ characters. You'll find designs by fans just like you for plush toys, chic jewelry, crafty home decor, and stylish fashions straight... Read more >
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Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385495585
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $16.95

In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through a time so full of innovation that the Western world would not again experience its like until the twentieth century: the new humanism of the Renaissance and the radical religious alterations of the Reformation.
   ... Read more >
Pop Manga
Pop Manga
Written by Camilla D'Errico and Stephen W. Martin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307985507
Our Price: $21.99
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Pop Manga
How to Draw the Coolest, Cutest Characters, Animals, Mascots, and More
Written by Camilla D'Errico and Stephen W. Martin


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $21.99

Renowned manga artist and comics creator Camilla D'Errico's beginner's guide to drawing her signature Japanese-style characters.

From comics to video games to contemporary fine art, the beautiful, wide-eyed-girl look of shoujo manga has infiltrated pop culture, and no artist's work today better exemplifies this trend than Camilla D'Errico's.  In her first instructional... Read more >
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The Manga Artist's Workbook
The Manga Artist's Workbook
Written by Christopher Hart
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780307462701
Our Price: $15.99
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The Manga Artist's Workbook
Easy-to-Follow Lessons for Creating Your Own Characters
Written by Christopher Hart


Format: Non-traditional book, 160 pages
On Sale: October 13, 2009
Price: $15.99

Master the basics of the most popular style of cartooning with The Manga Artist's Workbook by Christopher Hart, a bestselling author in the field of art instruction. You'll learn the fundamental proportions of the manga face and figure, how to draw those large sparkling eyes, and how to create hairstyles and... Read more >
Learn Calligraphy
Learn Calligraphy
Written by Margaret Shepherd
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767907323
Our Price: $18.99
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Learn Calligraphy
The Complete Book of Lettering and Design
Written by Margaret Shepherd


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: February 20, 2001
Price: $18.99

In an age of myriad computer fonts and instant communication, your handwriting style is increasingly a very personal creation. In this book, Margaret Shepherd, America's premier calligrapher, shows you that calligraphy is not simply a craft you can learn, but an elegant art form that you can make your own.

Calligraphy remains... Read more >
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Colored Pencil Painting Bible
Colored Pencil Painting Bible
Written by Alyona Nickelsen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099207
Our Price: $25.99
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Colored Pencil Painting Bible
Techniques for Achieving Luminous Color and Ultrarealistic Effects
Written by Alyona Nickelsen


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 17, 2009
Price: $25.99

Groundbreaking new techniques for a favorite medium



• Dazzling colors, incredible realism—with simple you-can-do-it processes!

• Author is a top colored-pencil artist

Radiant color . . . painterly finishes . . . incredible realism. With colored pencils! Artists everywhere will be dazzled by the amazing new techniques created by Alyona Nickelsen and presented in... Read more >
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