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With a foreword by James Naughtie (British radio and news presenter for the BBC).<BR><BR>Turn the pages of the most famous books of all time and marvel at the stories behind them. Over 75 of the world's most celebrated, rare, and seminal books ...
Italian Seventeenth-Century Paintings Come to America
by Edgar Peters Bowron
<p>Although Americans have shown interest in Italian Baroque art since the eighteenth century—Thomas Jefferson bought copies of works by Salvator Rosa and Guido Reni for his art gallery at Monticello, and the seventeenth-century Bolognese schooleBook
The Archives of Judges of Hastings Ltd
by Warren Grynberg
<p>The City of London is where London began 2,000 years ago when the Romans invaded Britannia. Today it is one of the most important financial centres in the world. With much destruction during the bombing of the Second World War, the City has ...eBook
Photographs and Postcards From The Archives of Judges of Hastings Ltd
by Warren Grynberg
<p>London is the largest capital city in Europe, and is more than just one city. London is two very different cities. To the east is the City of London, the financial city where London began 2,000 years ago. To the west is the City of ...eBook
by Joanne Shattock
<p>Newly commissioned essays by leading scholars offer a comprehensive and authoritative overview of the diversity, range and impact of the newspaper and periodical press in nineteenth-century Britain. Essays range from studies of periodical ...eBook
by JOE KERTZMAN
Treasured by knife collectors, enthusiasts, knifemakers and dealers worldwide, the Knives book is presented in a proven formula of sections: A bank of enthralling feature articles about the latest developments, history and transformation of ...
by Cheah Jin Seng
by Bartholomew Brinkman
<p>In <em>Poetic Modernism in the Culture of Mass Print</em>, Bartholomew Brinkman argues that an emerging mass print culture conditioned the production, reception, and institutionalization of poetic modernism from the latter part of the ...eBook
by RYAN MAJESKE
Since the late 1990s, the Pokemon franchise of games, books, comics, cartoons, movies and other merchandise brings in $2.1 billion a year in revenue. An integral part of the franchise's success for the past 20 years has been the Pokemon Trading ...
"Memorabilia and Stories from a Galaxy Far, Far Away"
by Stephen J Sansweet
by May Anne Ong