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The Vatican Collections

By: N/A

Price: $9.50

Publisher: The National Library of Australia: 1988

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 000881

Condition: Good


Illustrates and describes works of art presented at the World Expo'88 in Brisbane Australia, from The Vatican Collection. View more info

THE NATIONAL TIMES CELEBRATES THE OPENING OF THE AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL GALLERY

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: 1982

Seller ID: 004679

Condition: Very Good/Good


Very Good/Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. No inscription. Clean cover, View more info

JEUX ET SPORTS

By: N/A

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Paris, FranCOIS ET RODOLPHE CHAMONAL: 1990

Seller ID: 005024

Condition: Very Good


Catalogue of early French sporting memorabilia including books, paintings, and documents. Book in French language. View more info

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The Song of Songs

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NJ, Gramercy: 1993

Seller ID: 010561

Condition: Excellent


8vo. Unpaginated. 10 colour illustrations. Publishers black cloth spine, titled in gilt, on pictorial boards. FINE condition. These poems transcend their theological meaning & radiate the passion & universality of spiritual as well as physical love. Book is pristine order & Flint's illustrations are luminous. View more info

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The Blues Bros Warholesque

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: bluesbroswarhol


The fabulous Blues Bros get the Warhol treatment. View more info

MAGIC EYE III

By: 3D Illusions By N.E. Thing Enterprises

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Viking, Australia: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005898

ISBN: 0670859648

Condition: Very Good


A remarkable visual experience. " Each computer-generated Magic Eye image contains a hidden third dimension that becomes visible to the naked eye using simple viewing techniques explained at the front of the book." View more info

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Erotic Art of China

By: Abraham Franzblau (intro) PS By Prof. Etiemble

Price: $55.00

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers Inc.: 1977

Seller ID: 010026

Condition: Excellent


160pp clean white well-bound pp review > This book collects over fifty erotic images from the time of China's Ming dynasty. Although stylistically similar, they cover many moments between man and woman (or man and women, or woman and herself, ...). Some images depict the initial pursuit, but most depict sexual activity of one kind or another. In addition to their innate charm, these pictures also present cultural differences that I find appealing. Rendering of figures i... View more info

John Perceval

By: Allen, Traudi

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Melbourne University Press: 1992

Seller ID: 008711

Condition: Good


Attractively illustrated book which describes why John Perceval has earned a place in the front rank of Australia's leading painters. This book on Perceval's painting, surveys his career from the early years to the present and traces diverse influences on his work. Traudi Allen places Perceval's work in the context of its time. She explores the significance of the artist's friendship with Arthur Boyd, Sidney Nolan, Clifton Pugh, Fred Williams and others, and his marriage... View more info

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Ukiyo-E to Shin Hansa: The Art of Japanese Woodblock Prints

By: Amy Reigle Newland (ed)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: UK, Magna Books: 1990

Seller ID: 012398

Condition: Excellent/Very Good


Ukiyo-E to Shin Hansa: The Art of Japanese Woodblock Prints is a mighty 2 kg & 256 large format pp. Faults? top & bottom edge of dj "rolled". This well-illustrated volume tells the full story of Japanese printmaking, both single sheet prints and illustrated books and albums. Illustrated with more than 200 color plates, b/w photographs and diagrams. The authors include scholars of international reputation from seven countries and three continents. Some of the art... View more info

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Ken Marschall's Art of Titanic

By: Archbold, Rick

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1998

Seller ID: 010964

Condition: Excellent


1.6 kilos of Titanic-abilia, 160 crisp white oblong pp (30w X 28h), a first class cabin full of illustration & photos. The story of the Titanic has mesmerized the world & Ken Marschall has shown the world what the Titanic looked like. His breathtakingly accurate paintings of the legendary liner -- both in its majestic glory about to set sail on its maiden voyage and the haunting images of a ship in ruins -- have won accolades from fans around the world.Ken Marschall's Ar... View more info

INDIAN DIARY 1952-1953

By: Ardizzone Edward

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Thd Bodley Head, London: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011944

ISBN: 0370305256

Condition: Very Good


In 1952 Edward Ardizzone was invited by UNESCO to go to India to take part in their Seminar for the Procduction of Audio-Visual Aids for Fundamental Education. He was a member of a four man team that spent three months in Delhi and three in Bombay from early November 1952 to the end of May 1953. Edward Ardizzone kept a diary of his visit, the written entries fully and freely augmented by sketches in pencil and ink and occasionally water colour and pastel. While in Ind... View more info

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Sketches for Friends

By: Ardizzone, Edward

Price: $35.00

Publisher: UK, John Murray: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011705

Condition: Excellent


Edward Ardizzone, one of the 20th-century's best-loved illustrators, could never resist filling his letters, whether to family or friends, with sketches and vignettes. This volume presents a selection of these illustrations. I first "met" Ardizzone through reading the Little Tim books & later through the books of Graves & Farjeon & a dozen others and how can you not love his fluid beautiful watercolours, this book is a real treat. Info > Here is a selection of hi... View more info

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CLASSIC RAF BATTLES FROM WORLD WAR ONE TO THE PRESENT

By: Armitage, Michael (Editor)

Price: $46.00

Publisher: UK, Arms and Armour Press: 1995

Seller ID: 011434

Condition: Very Good


This book chronicles the combat exploits of the RAF from World War I up to the Gulf War. Almost 40 different events are covered with an appropriate painting used to illustrate to illustrate each one. The introduction is by Air Chief Marshal Sir Michael Armitage. This is followed by a brief biography of each of the contributing artists and authors. The artists include David Shepherd, Michael Turner, Frank Wooton, Jim Mitchell, Mark Postlethwaite, Tiro Vorster, Gordon Cros... View more info

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Classic RAF Battles from World War One to the Present

By: Armitage, Michael (Editor)

Price: $46.00

Publisher: UK, Arms and Armour Press: 1995

Seller ID: 011494

Condition: Excellent


This book chronicles the combat exploits of the RAF from World War I up to the Gulf War. Almost 40 different events are covered with an appropriate painting used to illustrate to illustrate each one. The introduction is by Air Chief Marshal Sir Michael Armitage. This is followed by a brief biography of each of the contributing artists and authors. The artists include David Shepherd, Michael Turner, Frank Wooton, Jim Mitchell, Mark Postlethwaite, Tiro Vorster, Gordon Cros... View more info

GARDENS IN ART

By: Ash Russell and Higton Bernard

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Aurum Press, London: 1994

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 005888

ISBN: 1854102761

Condition: Very Good


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SIMONE DE BEAUVOIR A Biography

By: Bair Deirdre

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Vintage, London: 1991

Seller ID: 011949

ISBN: 0099800608

Condition: Good


A difinitive iography of one of the most influential figures of the twentieth century. During the last six years of her life, the philosopher, feminist, novelist and author of the landmark work, the Second sex, gave Deirdre Bair her unqualified co operation and time. In interviews she provided new insights and material that are central to understanding her life and work. View more info

THE UPSIDE-DOWN PUDDING; A Small Book of Christmas Feasts

By: Bannerman Colin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: National Library of Australia, Canberra: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002401

ISBN: 0642107165

Condition: Very Good


Follows the progress of the Australian Christmas Pudding. Includes its history, recipes, colour and b/w plates and anecdotes. View more info

FILEMAKER PRO ADVANCED FOR WINDOWS & MACINTOSH

By: Baron Cynthia L. & Peck Daniel

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Peachpit Press, U.S.A.: 2001

Seller ID: 002090

ISBN: 0 201 70472 2

Condition: Good


"Extend your Filemaker skills the fast, efficient way: This Visual Quick Pro Guide uses illustrations and in-depth explanations. You'll be a master in no time." View more info

SELF PORTRAIT WITH FRIENDS The Selected Diaries of Cecil Beaton

By: Beaton Cecil

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Pimlico, London: 1991

Seller ID: 007862

ISBN: 0712651160

Condition: Very Good


Includes b/w photographs and a comprehensive index. View more info

FOC US ON FAME

By: Beauchamp Antony

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Odhams Press, London, 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011947

Condition: Good


A fascinating and unique life-story told with wit and humour and a delightful vouvenir volume of outstanding photographs by a master of camera technique, this is a book of unusual interest and rare charm. View more info