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 Arts

Series:Biographic Ser.
Reading Level:Children's - Grade 3-4, Age 8-9

Many people know that Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) was an Italian polymath, one of the great creative minds of the Italian Renaissance and the painter of the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper. What, perhaps, they don't know is that his original notebook Codex Leicester, was sold to Bill ... read more

Leonardo Biographic

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 Arts

Series:Biographic Ser.

Many people know that Frida Kahlo (1907-1954) was a Mexican artist, a feminist icon who lived in the famous Blue House and whose work includes The Two Fridas. What, perhaps, they don't know is that 55 of her 143 artworks are self-portraits; that her painting Roots holds the record for a ... read more

Kahlo (Biographic)

In Natural Living Style, Selina Lake reveals how to create a simple, beautiful, and stylish home that is as natural, plastic-free, and sustainable as possible.
 
"Our favorite stylist is back--we can't stop dro... read more

Natural Living Style: Inspirational Ideas for a Beautiful and Sustainable Home

Gretchen Albrecht CNZM is one of New Zealands most influential painters. Over the course of her long career, her work has continued to surprise and delight, and her paintings feature in many important collections both in New Zealand and overseas. This compre... read more

Gretchen Albrecht - Between Gesture and Geometry
$79.99(NZD) inc GST

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 Arts

Series:The\Art of Drawing Manga Ser.

Create a spectacular variety of characters in the hugely popular manga style Sorcerers, warriors, and robots: meet the heroes and villains of manga, and learn how to draw a stunning array of these compelling characters. After laying out the techniques for ev... read more

The Art of Drawing Manga: Heroes and Villains
$30.00(NZD) inc GST

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 Arts

Series:Catwalk Ser.

This book gathers together, for the first time, every Dior haute couture collection, including also ready-to-wear collections after the arrival of John Galliano (when ready-to-wear presentations took on a new importance), and the first two collections designed by cre... read more

Dior - Catwalk - The Complete Collections
$110.00(NZD) inc GST

"Its not surprising that sooner or later Id dive down the proverbial rabbit hole into the world of vintage bass guitars."--Geddy LeeFrom Rush frontman Geddy Lee's personal collection of vintage electric bass guitars, dating from the 1950s to the 1980s, comes the def... read more

Geddy Lee's Big Beautiful Book of Bass
$120.00(NZD) inc GST

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 Arts

Jim Howard creates luxe yet comfortable homes for sophisticated clients around the country. His design work is known for the sort of evocative atmosphere that characterizes the world's great spaces. "Atmosphere" is the magic of a place, the embodiment of all ... read more

Atmosphere - The Seven Elements of Great Design

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 Arts

In Homemade, bestselling cookbook author Eleanor Ozich shares clever, eco-conscious recipes for daily household goods - all incredibly easy to make at home. You?ll learn to create your own homespun essentials, such as mayonnaise, crackers, yoghurt, bread, muesli bars, hummus, cheese, and more... read more

Homemade

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 Arts

Rainer Maria Rilke offers a compelling portrait of Parisian life, art, and culture at the beginning of the 20th century. In 1902, the young German writer Rainer Maria Rilke traveled to Paris to write a monograph on the sculptor Auguste Rodin. He returned many times over the course of his l... read more

Rilke in Paris

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 Arts

The imperative to reduce our carbon footprint and focus on renewable energy is having a profound impact on our daily lives and the way we think about living spaces. Surveying some of the world's most innovative off-grid homes, Off the Grid reveals the creative architectu... read more

Off the Grid - Houses for Escape

The Short Story of Modern Art explains the how, why and when of modern art - who introduced certain things, what they were, where they were produced, and why they matter. Simply constructed, the book explores 50 key... read more

The Short Story of Modern Art - A Pocket Guide to Key Movements, Works, Themes, and Techniques
$35.00(NZD) inc GST