This text includes exclusive interviews with the Corrs as well as their manager. Amongst other things they discuss key moments in their career, their musical influences, their closeness as a family and how they cope with the demands of superstardom.'
This catalogue is published to accompany the production of 110 Objects to represent the World. A prop-Operaby Peter Greenaway.1997
The Edward Lear's Book of Nonsense and More Nonsense.With all the verses and all the original drawings by the author.
2/1/18. A Civil War Artist At the Front: Edwin Forbes' Life Studies of the Great Army
'A Complete Guide to Creative Embroidery' illustrates a wealth of ideas from two internationally renowned embroiderers. It is divided into two sections: the first, 'Design to Embroider' by Jean Littlejohn develops ideas showing that anyone can design as well as decorate fabric and paper for embroidery. The second, 'Stitched Images' by Jan Beaney, illustrates how to colour fabric and combine this with stitchery. She then looks at ways of interpreting designs using applique, patchwork, quilting, and hand and machine embroidery. The final section gives guidance on selecting a theme. With the combined talents of two innovative embroiderers, this highly illustrated book is an inspiring source of colour, pattern, design, stitch and texture which will encourage embroiderers to create their own exciting and rewarding pieces.
Wood engraving is a printmaking and letterpress printing technique, in which the artist works the image or matrix of images into a block of wood. Bloomsburry books. 1978.
12/8/17. Many black and white photographs of James Joyce and his friends and family.
Publicatie ter gelegenheid van de manifestatie 2001: A Public Space Odyssey, nieuwe kunstwerken in Amsterdam en is een uitgave van Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunsten.
A lavish labour of love full of colour photographs taking the reader into Agatha Christie's world decade by decade, Beginning with her first published book in 1920. Over 260 colour photographs include: historic locations of Christie's family mansion, Abney Hall, aerial photographs of Devon and Burgh Island, period ephemera relating to some of the fictional characters, full spread first UK and US dust jackets and period poisons are studied recalling her professional work and background as a dispenser in the first World War, which kick started her interest in the detective story. The text enables the reader to dip into each novel, giving the background to the novel, the storyline, first reviews and descriptions of binding s and editions. This book was received with delight by Chorion plc and Agatha Christie Ltd.
Born in Tallahassee, Florida in 1940, Susan Hiller was raised in and around Cleveland, Ohio. She later moved to Coral Gables, Florida in 1950 where she attended Coral Gables High School, graduating in 1957. She attended Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts and received a B.A. in 1961. After spending a year in New York studying photography, film, drawing and linguistics, HIller went on to pursue a post-graduate degree at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana with a National Science Foundation Fellowship in Anthropology. She completed a Ph.D. in Anthropology in 1965 .
Chapter I - Drawing Sizes, Types and Conventions - Chapter II - American National Form Screw Threads - Chapter III - Tolerances, Limits, and Fits - Chapter IV - ACEM form of screw thread. Standard abbreviations to be used on drawings - Chapter V - definitions of terms used on detail drawings - Chapter VI - die casting - Chapter VII - Forgings. Aircraft Steels - Chapter VIII - Sand castings. Showing of sectional views - Chapter IX - Dash Numbers, Assemblies, and Installations. Extrusions - Chapter X - Rivets, bolts, pins. Army and Navy standard parts - Chapter XI - Sheet-metal fabrication - Chapter XII - mechanical assemblies - Chapter XIII welded assemblies - Chapter XIV - Lofting and Lines - appendix - indexmany illustrations.
A history of Alaska from the arrival of its native peoples to the building of the oil pipeline in the 1970's, with special emphasis on its Russian period.
You have to see it to believe it! There are 87 images inside this book. — Welcome to the world of 3-D illusions. These 3-D pictures are catching the world by storm. Once you see these incredible images we think you will be as excited as we are about this new computer generated art form.
James, a young English boy, journeys to the fairy-tale world of princes and princesses, witches and fairies, giants and giant-killers, and invades the lair of the last giant to free a princess from an evil spell. “Here is a bright successor to Bed-Knob and Broomstick and the Borrowers books.
A lavishly illustrated celebration of the most thrilling moments in the history of basketball - packaged with two audio CDs. Narrated by Bill Walton.This illustrated gift book chronicles the major events and personalities in the history of the National Basketball League. Great plays, exciting games, and championship seasons are remembered in articles, anecdotes, and statistics on the players and teams who made basketball arguably the fastest and most exciting game in America.
Decoration and ornamentation. 46 full color plates of 19th century design patterns originally intended to decorate ceilings and walls of tasteful Victorian homes include borders, corners, florals, friezes, diaper patterms and more.
Taken from the bestselling 'Tales of the Countryside' series these are the very best of the interviews and anecdotes provided by characters such as Ernest Sharp the master thatcher, Harry Grass, 'King of the Gamekeepers', and Joyce Damerill, District Nurse and midwife. The twenty-five tales tell of the experiences of schoolmasters, railwaymen, vets, farmers, pub landlords to name but a few, and are richly illustrated with archive photographs and delightful colour artworks, which bring to life the vivid narrative. Capturing the memories of a fast-disappearing breed of country people. Best Loved Tales of the Countryside will be cherished by those with a passion for nostalgia and anyone who remembers a time when the pace of life was just a little less hectic and the people just a little more friendly.
3/6/18. In British Generals in the War of 1812 Wesley Turner takes a fresh look at five British Generals - Sir George Prevost, Isaac Brock, Roger Sheaffe, Baron Francis de Rottenburg, and Gordon Drummond - who held the highest civil and military command in the Canadas. He considers their formative experiences in the British Army and on active service in European and West Indian theatres and evaluates their roles in the context of North American conditions, which were very different from those of Europe.
They sat in aircraft over hostile territory waiting to jump through the flak to the enemy below andcarry out a special mission; the highly trained, courageous men of an elite force - the Airborne.
29/12/16. An enthralling portrait of Americans in the twentieth century and a treasury of the century's history offers a collection of memoirs from centenarians whose long lives serve as a timeless reminder of the changing world of twentieth-century America. 20,000 first printing.