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by Zollner Frank

The genius non-specialist: From key points in anatomy to plans for vehicles, planes, helicopters and submarines One of the most fully achieved human beings who has ever lived, Leonardo remains the quintessential Renaissance genius. Creator of ...

ISBN: 9783822859797

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Leonardo da Vinci

The quintessential Renaissance man


<p><strong>Keen to learn but short on time? Find out everything you need to know about the life and work of Leonardo da Vinci in just 50 minutes with this straightforward and engaging guide!</strong></p> <p>Leonardo da Vinci was an artist, ...

ISBN: 9782808011082

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Leonardo Da Vinci

by Kenneth Clark & Martin Kemp

<p>A personally compelling introduction to Leonardo's genius, a classic monograph of Leonardo's art and his development.</p> ...

ISBN: 9780141982373

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Letter Crafts

35 creative projects for stylish home decorations

by Clare Youngs

<DIV><P>Clare Youngs presents a range of simple projects, using inexpensive and easy-to-find materials, so you can make your very own colourful alphabet. For a stylish display, adorn your mantelpiece with bold letters made out of recycled fruit ...

ISBN: 9781782496007

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Letters of Sr Wendy Beckett to Fr Kim En Joong

by Wendy Beckett & Kim Joong

ISBN: 9781925872637

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Life on Dodge: Poems

by Rita Feinstein

<p><em>I realize that being a woman is a lot / like being a planet—I can’t decide / what my gravity attracts. I am as helpless / as I am powerful.</em></p> <p>Poet Rita Feinstein builds a planet from twenty-five sonnets of lost love, and the ...

ISBN: 9781948559201

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Light Touches

Cultural Practices of Illumination, 1800-1900

by Alice Barnaby

<p>Light Touches: Cultural Practices of Illumination, 1800-1900 explores how urban lives in the nineteenth century were increasingly touched by innovations in the technologies and aesthetics of illumination. Dramatic changes in qualities of ...

ISBN: 9781315407685

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Liminalities of Gender and Sexuality in Nineteenth-Century Iranian Photography

Desirous Bodies

by Staci Gem Scheiwiller

<p>Nineteenth-century Iran was an ocularcentered society predicated on visuality and what was seen and unseen, and photographs became liminal sites of desire that maneuvered &quot;betwixt and between&quot; various social spaces—public, private, ...

ISBN: 9781315512112

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Liquidation World

On the Art of Living Absently

by Alexi Kukuljevic

<p><strong>An examination of the disoriented subject of modernity: a dissolute figure who makes an makes an object of its absence; from Baudelaire to Broodthaers.</strong></p> <p>In <em>Liquidation World</em>, Alexi Kukuljevic examines a ...

ISBN: 9780262342131

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Lives Of The Artists, Lives Of The Architects

by Hans Ulrich Obrist

Hans Ulrich Obrist has been conducting ongoing conversations with the world's greatest living artists since he began in Switzerland, aged 19, with Fischli and Weiss. Here he chooses nineteen of the greatest figures and presents their ...

ISBN: 9780141976631

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Living with American Indian Art

The Hirschfield Collection

by Alan J. Hirschfield

"Among the greatest private collections of Plains and Plateau Indian art in the world." -Gaylord Torrence, Senior Curator of American Indian Art, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Living with American Indian Art: The Hirschfield Collection ...

ISBN: 9781423604525

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Living with Leonardo

Fifty Years of Sanity and Insanity in the Art World and Beyond

by Martin Kemp

<p><em>Living with Leonardo</em> is a set of highly focused memoirs, a personal journey interwoven with historical research that encapsulates the authors relationship with Leonardo da Vinci over more than half a century.</p> <p>We learn of his ...

ISBN: 9780500774168

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Living with the Gods

On Beliefs and Peoples

by Dr Neil MacGregor

<p><strong>A panoramic exploration of peoples, objects and beliefs over 40,000 years from the celebrated author of <em>A History of the World in 100 Objects</em> and <em>Germany</em>, following the new BBC Radio 4 documentary and British Museum ...

ISBN: 9780241308301

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Lois Logos:The Creative Punch of Big Idea Branding

The Creative Punch of Big Idea Branding

by George Lois

ISBN: 9789063693992

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London Art Schools, The

by Nigel Llewellyn

ISBN: 9781849762960

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London Art Worlds

Mobile, Contingent, and Ephemeral Networks, 1960–1980

by Jo Applin, Catherine Spencer & Amy Tobin

<p>The essays in this collection explore the extraordinarily rich networks of international artists and art practices that emerged in and around London during the 1960s and ’70s, a period that saw an explosion of new media and fresh attitudes ...

ISBN: 9780271081342

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Look Back in Anger

by John Osborne

<p>In 1956 John Osborne's <i>Look Back in Anger </i>changed the course of English theatre.</p><p>'<i>Look Back in Anger</i> presents post-war youth as it really is. To have done this at all would be a significant achievement; to have done it in ...

ISBN: 9780571300877

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Looking at Art with Alex Katz

by Katz Alex

ISBN: 9781786272843

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Lorenzo Ghiberti's Gates of Paradise

Humanism, History, and Artistic Philosophy in the Italian Renaissance

by Amy R. Bloch

<p>This book examines the heretofore unsuspected complexity of Lorenzo Ghiberti's sculpted representations of Old Testament narratives in his Gates of Paradise (1425–52), the second set of doors he made for the Florence Baptistery and a ...

ISBN: 9781316403969

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Machine Art in the Twentieth Century

by Andreas Broeckmann

<p><strong>An investigation of artists' engagement with technical systems, tracing art historical lineages that connect works of different periods.</strong></p> <p>“Machine art” is neither a movement nor a genre, but encompasses diverse ways in

ISBN: 9780262336116

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