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Beethoven: A Life
The authoritative Beethoven biography, endorsed by and produced in close collaboration with the Beet...
€34.90 -10%
Inventing the Alphabet: The Origins of Letters from Antiquity to the Present
The first comprehensive intellectual history of alphabet studies.Inventing the Alphabet provides the...
€41.90 -10%
Art and Posthistory: Conversations on the End of Aesthetics
From the 1990s until just before his death, the legendary art critic and philosopher Arthur C. Danto...
€20.90 -10%
Gothic Antiquity: History, Romance, and the Architectural Imagination, 1760-1840
Gothic Antiquity: History, Romance, and the Architectural Imagination, 1760-1840 provides the first...
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The Twelve Lives of Alfred Hitchcock: An Anatomy of the Master of Suspense
A fresh, innovative interpretation of the life, work and lasting influence of the twentieth century’...
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Poetry and Music of Science: Comparing Creativity in Science and Art
What human qualities are needed to make scientific discoveries, and which to make great art? Many wo...
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The Mind of the Artist: Personality and the Drive to Create
What is "the artist type"? How is an artist's mind structured? What are the links between creativity...
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Art of the Extreme 1905-1914: The European Art World 1905-1914
The ten most revolutionary years in art ever, covered by former Sotheby's director Philip Hook. A...
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Shostakovich: A Coded Life in Music
Dmitri Shostakovich was the most popular Soviet composer of his generation. Internationally esteemed...
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Sergei Rachmaninoff (Critical Lives)
Unquestionably one of the most popular composers of classical music, Sergei Rachmaninoff has not alw...
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Lev's Violin: An Italian Adventure
*A RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK*'Utterly enthralling - a beautifully-written voyage of discovery that ta...
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The Tower and the Bridge: The New Art of Structural Engineering
What do structures such as the Eiffel Tower, the Brooklyn Bridge, and the concrete roofs of Pier Lui...
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The War on Music: Reclaiming the Twentieth Century
A prominent conductor explores how aesthetic criteria masked the political goals of countries during...
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The Polyhedrists: Art and Geometry in the Long Sixteenth Century
A history of the relationship between art and geometry in the early modern period. In The Polyhedri...
€52.00 -10%
Muse: Uncovering the Hidden Figures Behind Art History's Masterpieces
Meet the unexpected, overlooked and forgotten models of art history.Who was Picasso's 'Weeping Woman...
€21.70 -10%


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