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Earth Matters
Earth Matters
Written by Karen E. Milbourne, Contribution by Allan DeSouza, Clive van den Berg, Wangechi Mutu and George Osodi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933704
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Earth Matters
Land as Material and Metaphor in the Arts of Africa
Written by Karen E. Milbourne
Contribution by Allan DeSouza, Clive van den Berg, Wangechi Mutu and George Osodi


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $50.00

Featuring more than 100 extraordinary works of art from 1800 to the present, Earth Matters reveals how African individuals and communities have visually mediated their most poignant relationships with the land—whether it be to earth as a sacred or medicinal material, as something uncovered by mining or claimed by burial, as a... Read more >
Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill, Read by Thomas Cahill
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780307967497
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill
Read by Thomas Cahill


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: November 12, 2013
Price: $40.00

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
Analyzing Art and Aesthetics

Edited by Anne Collins Goodyear and Margaret A. Weitekamp


Format: eBook, 404 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2013
Price: $49.95

This ninth volume of the Artefacts series explores how artists have responded to developments in science and technology, past and present. Rather than limiting the discussion to art alone, editors Anne Collins Goodyear and Margaret Weitekamp also asked contributors to consider aesthetics: the scholarly consideration of sensory responses to cultural objects... Read more >
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The GH Kaestlin Collection of Imperial Russian and Zemstvo Stamps

Written by Thomas Lera and Leon Finik


Format: eBook, 307 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2013
Price: $49.95

A quiet philatelist, George H. Kaestlin joined the original Rossika Society in 1935 along with the better known Theo B. Lavroff and K. Szymanowski. Whereas Lavroff contributed significantly to Russian philately as an author and researcher and Szymanowski was an avid collector, Kaestlin collected privately. Born in Moscow, circa 1893, Kaestlin... Read more >
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All the Time in the World
All the Time in the World
Written by Jessica Kerwin Jenkins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385535410
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All the Time in the World
A Book of Hours
Written by Jessica Kerwin Jenkins


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $28.95

Entertaining, unexpected, and full of charm, the follow-up to Jessica Kerwin Jenkins’s Encyclopedia of the Exquisite presents a miscellany of engaging stories, detailing the intriguing customs, traditions, and guilty pleasures pursued throughout the ages.
 
All the Time in the World takes its cue from an iconic component of medieval life, the book...

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All the Time in the World
All the Time in the World
Written by Jessica Kerwin Jenkins
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385535427
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All the Time in the World
A Book of Hours
Written by Jessica Kerwin Jenkins


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $14.99

Entertaining, unexpected, and full of charm, the follow-up to Jessica Kerwin Jenkins’s Encyclopedia of the Exquisite presents a miscellany of engaging stories, detailing the intriguing customs, traditions, and guilty pleasures pursued throughout the ages.
 
All the Time in the World takes its cue from an iconic component of medieval life, the book...

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The Art of Archie: The Covers
The Art of Archie: The Covers
Edited by Victor Gorelick and Craig Yoe
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781936975792
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The Art of Archie: The Covers

Edited by Victor Gorelick and Craig Yoe


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $29.99

Archie's new hardcover art book is a beautifully-designed celebration of over 70 years of comic book covers featuring America's reigning cartoon high school icons: Archie, Betty, Veronica and friends. Featuring beautiful full-color artwork by fan favorite artists Dan DeCarlo, Harry Lucey, Bob Montana, Dan Parent and many more in a deluxe... Read more >
Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385495578
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $29.95

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385534161
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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $15.99

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
Heretics and Heroes
Heretics and Heroes
Written by Thomas Cahill, Read by Thomas Cahill
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307967503
Our Price: $20.00

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Heretics and Heroes
How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Written by Thomas Cahill
Read by Thomas Cahill


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $20.00

From the inimitable bestselling author Thomas Cahill, another popular history—this one focusing on how the innovations of the Renaissance and the Reformation changed the Western world. A truly revolutionary book.
 
In Volume VI of his acclaimed Hinges of History series, Thomas Cahill guides us through the thrilling period of the Renaissance and... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
American Movie Palaces
American Movie Palaces
Written by Rolf Achilles
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812821
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American Movie Palaces

Written by Rolf Achilles


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $9.95

Beginning with the Nickelodeons and penny arcades in the 1890s, the American movie theater evolved as films did, in sophistication and mass appeal, reaching new heights in architecture, décor and glamour by the 1920s and 30s. This book is the story of the American Movie Palace and how the emergence of... Read more >
British Film Studios
British Film Studios
Written by Kiri Walden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812845
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British Film Studios

Written by Kiri Walden


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $15.95

 This history of British film studios will open the doors on the glamour, gossip, trials and tribulations of film-making in Britain, starting with the early development of film in Britain and bringing the story up to date with the current renaissance of film production in the UK. With a chapter on... Read more >
The DC Comics Guide to Creating Comics
The DC Comics Guide to Creating Comics
Written by Carl Potts, Foreword by Jim Lee
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385344739
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The DC Comics Guide to Creating Comics
Inside the Art of Visual Storytelling
Written by Carl Potts
Foreword by Jim Lee


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $14.99

The most exciting and comprehensive book yet in the bestselling DC Comics how-to-draw series.

From the bestselling DC Comics Guide series, this is the essential resource for aspiring comics creators looking to make intriguing, action-packed comics like the experts at DC Comics. Going beyond the typical art and writing lessons... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The DC Comics Guide to Creating Comics
The DC Comics Guide to Creating Comics
Written by Carl Potts, Foreword by Jim Lee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385344722
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The DC Comics Guide to Creating Comics
Inside the Art of Visual Storytelling
Written by Carl Potts
Foreword by Jim Lee


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $24.99

The most exciting and comprehensive book yet in the bestselling DC Comics how-to-draw series.

From the bestselling DC Comics Guide series, this is the essential resource for aspiring comics creators looking to make intriguing, action-packed comics like the experts at DC Comics. Going beyond the typical art and writing lessons, this book... Read more >
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Explore Everything
Explore Everything
Written by Bradley Garrett
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681299
Our Price: $29.95
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Explore Everything
Place-Hacking the City
Written by Bradley Garrett


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $29.95

It is assumed that every inch of the world has been explored and charted; that there is nowhere new to go. But perhaps it is the everyday places around us—the cities we live in—that need to be rediscovered. What does it feel like to find the city’s edge, to explore its... Read more >
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Explore Everything
Place-Hacking the City
Written by Bradley Garrett


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $29.95

Plotting adventures from London, Paris, Eastern Europe, Detroit, Chicago and Las vegas, uncovering the tunnels below the city as well as scaling the highest skyscrapers, Bradley Garrett has evaded urban security in order to experience the city in new ways beyond the conventional boundaries of everyday life. Explore Everything is both... Read more >
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Pop Manga
Pop Manga
Written by Camilla D'Errico and Stephen W. Martin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307985507
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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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Pop Manga
Pop Manga
Written by Camilla D'Errico and Stephen W. Martin
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307985514
Our Price: $16.99
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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: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $16.99

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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Balthus
Balthus
Written by Nicholas Fox Weber
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385352765
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Balthus
A Biography
Written by Nicholas Fox Weber


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2013
Price: $16.99

The first full-scale biography of one of the most elusive and enigmatic painters of our time -- the self-proclaimed Count Balthus Klossowski de Rola -- whose brilliantly rendered, markedly sexualized portraits, especially of young girls, are among the most memorable images in contemporary art.

The story of Balthus's life has been shrouded... Read more >
National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
Written by Amy Briggs
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426213038
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National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
The Science Behind the Saga
Written by Amy Briggs


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $22.95

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away... three worlds collided. Angry Birds, Star Wars, and National Geographic united to take their fans on a galactic mission to uncover the true stories, inventions, and unbelievable science behind the science fiction. Discover how art imitates life by exploring the discovery...

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National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
Written by Amy Briggs, Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426213021
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National Geographic Angry Birds Star Wars
The Science Behind the Saga
Written by Amy Briggs
Foreword by Peter Vesterbacka


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $13.95

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away... three worlds collided. Angry Birds, Star Wars, and National Geographic united to take their fans on a galactic mission to uncover the true stories, inventions, and unbelievable science behind the science fiction. Discover how art imitates life by exploring the discovery... Read more >
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Best of Both Worlds
Museums, Libraries, and Archives in the Digital Age
Written by G. Wayne Clough


Format: eBook, 78 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $0.00

Wayne Clough, Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, asks “How can we prepare ourselves to reach the generation of digital natives who bring a huge appetite—and aptitude—for the digital world?” He explains how the Smithsonian is tackling this issue in Best of Both Worlds: Museums, Libraries, and Archives in a Digital Age.

Libraries...

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Behind Closed Doors
Behind Closed Doors
Edited by Richard Aste
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933650
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Behind Closed Doors
Art in the Spanish American Home 1492-1898
Edited by Richard Aste


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $50.00

A critical contribution to the burgeoning field of Spanish colonial art, Behind Closed Doors reveals how art and luxury goods together signaled the identity and status of Spanish Americans struggling to claim their place in a fluid New World hierarchy.

By the early sixteenth century, the Spanish practice of defining status... Read more >
Show Me a Story!
Show Me a Story!
Edited by Leonard S. Marcus
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763664640
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Show Me a Story!
Why Picture Books Matter: Conversations with 21 of the World's Most Celebrated Illustrators
Edited by Leonard S. Marcus


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $15.99

In compelling interviews by the acclaimed Leonard S. Marcus, twenty-one top authors and illustrators reveal their inside stories on the art of creating picture books.

Max and Mickey; Miss Nelson; Pack, Quack, and Mrs. Mallard; Pigeon; Sylvester; John Henry; and a very hungry caterpillar — these are just a few of the... Read more >
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Domesticating History
The Political Origins of America's House Museums
Written by Patricia West


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: September 3, 2013
Price: $27.95

Celebrating the lives of famous men and women, historic house museums showcase restored rooms and period furnishings, and portray in detail their former occupants' daily lives. But behind the gilded molding and curtain brocade lie the largely unknown, politically charged stories of how the homes were first established as museums. Focusing... Read more >
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