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Places & peoples: general & pictorial works books

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Bloom's Literary Guide to Dublin (Bloom's Literary Guide) (Bloom's Literary Guides) by John Tomedi Bloom's Literary Guide to Dublin (Bloom's Literary Guide) (Bloom's Literary Guides)

Provides information on Dublin. This guide includes an introduction by esteemed literary critic Harold Bloom; a detailed literary and cultural history of the city, describing its development from the time of the Gaelic-speaking Celts through its turbulent struggle to find...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

Brisbane by Matthew Condon Brisbane

I keep coming back to the light of Brisbane. If you are born into it, this palette of gentle pinks and oranges at dawn and dusk, the blast white of midday in summer, the lemon luminescence of mid-morning and mid-afternoon,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/01/2018

Tick Bite Fever by David Bennun Tick Bite Fever

Tick Bite Fever is the unconventional memoir of a very unconventional childhood. For Dave, Kenya was bemusingly new. On the way home from school, closed because a pair of lions are padding around the playground, Dave is mugged by baboons....
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/01/2018

New York by Serge Ramelli New York

Serge Ramelli's impressive outlook on the storied east coast metropolis now available for a special price in a smaller format
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/01/2018

Hinterland Ceredigion Landscapes by David Wilson, Caryl Lewis Hinterland Ceredigion Landscapes
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Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Los Angeles Then and Now by Rosemary Lord Los Angeles Then and Now

Using archive photos paired with their modern equivalent, Los Angeles Then and Now charts the development of the city from the days of orange groves and melon patches and isolated Spanish mission buildings to the staggering metropolis it is today.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Paris sublime 2018 Calendrier avec des photos sublimes de Paris by Rafael Polteaux Paris sublime 2018 Calendrier avec des photos sublimes de Paris

PARIS - ville lumiere, de l'amour, de la mode... et de monuments, de places, d'eglises... tant innombrables qu'uniques. Vivez une annee de photos sublimes de la capitale avec ce calendrier mural 30 x 30 cm. Rafinesse supplementaire : l'image du...
Format: Calendar - Released: 13/12/2017

Sad Topographies by Damien Rudd Sad Topographies

Synopsis coming soon.......
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

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Southern Silk Road: In The Footsteps Of Sir Aurel Stein And Sven Hedin by Christoph Baumer Southern Silk Road: In The Footsteps Of Sir Aurel Stein And Sven Hedin

An illustrated study of the history and civilizations of the Southern Silk Road , written by one of the world's leading authorities and Fellow of the Royal Asiatic Society. It offers an exploration of this ancient cultural crossroads, its various...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2018

Korea: Revealing The Beauty Within by Suh Jae-Sik Korea: Revealing The Beauty Within


Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2018

The Recent Past by James Ravilious The Recent Past

A new selection of the finest work of one of Britain's most celebrated documentary photographers, for the first time printed to the very highest standards.Well known and enormously highly regarded in Devon and the South-west.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/01/2018

Taylor Camp (revised Edition) by John Wehrheim Taylor Camp (revised Edition)

Features photographs from the Seventies that reveal a community that rejected consumerism for the healing power of Nature, while the story of Taylor Camp's seven-year existence is documented through interviews made thirty years later with the campers, their neighbours and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/01/2018

Too Far Gone by Todd Blubaugh, Todd Blubaugh Too Far Gone
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Format: Hardback - Released: 26/01/2018

Chelsea Hotel Manhattan by Joe Ambrose Chelsea Hotel Manhattan


Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2018

Secrets Of Bali New Light on the Morning of the World by Jonathan Copeland, Ni Wayan Murni Secrets Of Bali New Light on the Morning of the World
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An encyclopedic reference to the island and people of Bali, rendered in down to earth, accessible form.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2018

The Soul Of A People by Harold Fielding-Hall The Soul Of A People

This text provides insights into Burmese thought, based on long years of residence in the country as well as the author's deep understanding of Burmese Buddhism and his affection for the people.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2018

Kenya, Beyond the Marich Pass A District Officer's Story by John Russell Kenya, Beyond the Marich Pass A District Officer's Story

A personal account of the life of a district officer in the West Pokot District of Rift Valley Province, Kenya in the mid-20th century. Russell describes his daily routine, life in the boma, safaris and the technical work carried out....
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2018

China Land of Mystery by Fritz Dressler China Land of Mystery

The authors have set out to capture the magic and beauty of China, and also to provide a visual portrait of what many believe is fast evolving as the world's next superpower. They portray the men and women of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2018

Ireland by Roland Hill, Fritz (Professor, Institute of Culture and Music, Bremen, Germany) Dressler Ireland
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Atmospheric photographic panoramas of wild and beautiful landscapes of Ireland, and images of its people, are accompanied in this book by text which aims to portray the vivid nature of Irish history. A reference section for travellers provides detailed information...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2018

Thailand: A Beautiful Kingdom by Monaco Books Thailand: A Beautiful Kingdom

-In the many striking images of this volume, the ancient kingdom of Thailand presents its multifaceted life, from floating markets and magnificent temples to exotic landscapes -Brilliant color photography -Informative texts -Spectacular views thanks to fold-out panoramic pages In the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Cincinnati Then and Now by Jeff Suess Cincinnati Then and Now

Using archive photos from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, matched with the same viewpoint today, Cincinnati Then and Now traces the city's rich history. Beginning at Fountain Square, the heart of the city, the book rolls out to the riverfront,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Las Vegas The Great American Playground by Las Vegas The Great American Playground

Las Vegas is one of America's most popular holiday destinations. This guide traces the city's history from its first Native American occupants more than 10,000 years ago, to its present status as a premier tourist attraction. There are many contemporary...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/02/2018

The Place de la Bastille The Story of a Quartier by Keith Reader The Place de la Bastille The Story of a Quartier

Epicentre of the Revolution of 1789, the Bastille area of Eastern Paris is an ethnically and socially mixed quartier. This title charts the history and cultural geography of this area of Paris, from the fortress and prison that gave the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/02/2018

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Hudsons Heritage Guide 2018 by Paul Bridle Hudsons Heritage Guide 2018


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

Shanghai Then and Now by Vaughan Grylls Shanghai Then and Now

Shanghai Then and Now brings together rare archival images of this thrilling cosmopolitan city and matches them with specially commissioned photos of the same sites as they appear today. Vaughan Grylls (author/photographer of four other titles in the Then and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/12/2017

Sicily Sketchbook by Fabrice Moireau, Edith de la Heronniere Sicily Sketchbook
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Format: Hardback - Released: 30/11/2017

Real Barnsley by Ian Mcmillan Real Barnsley


Format: Paperback - Released: 27/11/2017

Wales - 100 Remarkable Vistas by Dyfed Elis-Gruffydd Wales - 100 Remarkable Vistas


Format: Paperback - Released: 17/11/2017

Lodestars Anthology Pathways by Liz Schaffer Lodestars Anthology Pathways

Lodestars Anthology: Pathways contains 14 of the best and most carefully selected paths and trails that we have traversed. This book explores and details those pathways, the people, the landscapes and the fascinating things we discovered along the way.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

The Scots Magazine: Great Scottish Journeys by Keith Fergus The Scots Magazine: Great Scottish Journeys

GREAT SCOTTISH JOURNEYS is a unique and captivating exploration of Scotland's highways and byways. This is Scotland as it should be seen, and is an essential collection for lovers of photography and adventure alike.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/11/2017

Havana Then and Now by Llilian Llanes Havana Then and Now

Havana Then and Now explores the history of Cuba's fascinating capital city through vintage photographs, comparing each one with a contemporary image of the same vista.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Washington, D.C. Then and Now Compact by Alexander D. Mitchell IV Washington, D.C. Then and Now Compact

Washington, D.C. Then and Now presents a fascinating portrait of the evolution and history of America's capital city since the dawn of photography in the mid-nineteenth century.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Inspired By Cornwall by Allison Burton Inspired By Cornwall


Format: Hardback - Released: 30/10/2017

Pilgrimage The Great Pilgrim Routes of Britain and Europe by Derry Brabbs Pilgrimage The Great Pilgrim Routes of Britain and Europe

Ten great historic pilgrim routes of Western Europe, inspiration for today's long distance walker
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2017

New York City on Instagram by Dan Kurtzman New York City on Instagram

A timely collection of 200 of the best photos of NYC taken by more than forty amazingly talented photographers from across the Instagram community.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

Dublin Bay City by the Sea by Sean Kennedy, Niamh Kennedy Dublin Bay City by the Sea
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Dublin is a city bordered by the sea - in all its moods and beauty. Dublin Bay presents over 250 photographs from Howth in the north to Greystones in the south.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

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