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The Ugly Renaissance
The Ugly Renaissance
Written by Alexander Lee
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385536592
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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 >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.
Lost in Translation
Lost in Translation
Written by Ella Frances Sanders
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607747109
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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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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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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
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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 >
The Death of Archie
The Death of Archie
Written by Paul Kupperberg, Illustrated by Fernando Ruiz, Pat Kennedy, Tim Kennedy and Jeff Schultz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781627389822
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The Death of Archie
A Life Celebrated
Written by Paul Kupperberg
Illustrated by Fernando Ruiz, Pat Kennedy, Tim Kennedy and Jeff Schultz


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.99

History is in the making in this epic finale to the acclaimed series LIFE WITH ARCHIE, as America's most beloved character makes the ultimate sacrifice to save a friend. The unthinkable happens: Archie Andrews dies!

One year later, the residents of the most welcoming town in America, where the chocolate malts... Read more >
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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The Intervals of Cinema
The Intervals of Cinema
Written by Jacques Ranciere, Translated by John Howe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781686065
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The Intervals of Cinema

Written by Jacques Ranciere
Translated by John Howe


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $24.95

Cinema, like language, can be said to exist as a system of differences. In his latest book, acclaimed philosopher Jacques Rancière looks at cinematic art in comparison to its corollary forms in literature and theatre. From literature, he argues, cinema takes its narrative conventions, while at the same time effacing literature’s... 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 >
Colored Pencil Painting Bible
Colored Pencil Painting Bible
Written by Alyona Nickelsen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823099207
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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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1913
1913
Written by Florian Illies, Translated by Shaun Whiteside and Jamie Lee Searle
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193915
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1913
The Year Before the Storm
Written by Florian Illies
Translated by Shaun Whiteside and Jamie Lee Searle


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

An International Bestseller

“An absolute gem of a book.” —The Observer

Just before one of its darkest moments came the twentieth century’s most exciting year . . .

It was the year Henry Ford first put a conveyer belt in his car factory, and the year Louis Armstrong first picked up a trumpet. It was the... Read more >
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