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Books on art and architecture, including the visual and performing arts, art history, art theory and education, reference works, guides and studies of famous artists, architects and designers.

ReVisioning

ReVisioning:

Critical Methods of Seeing Christianity in the History of Art

By James Romaine and Linda Stratford (editors)

Essays exploring how the methods of art history have been used to address the Christian content of artistic works, from iconography to postwar modernism.

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ISBN: 9780718842215
Richard and Maria Cosway

Richard and Maria Cosway

By Gerald Barnett

A carefully researched biography of the Cosways, two fascinating but often neglected figures in 18th-century English art history, emphasises their achievements.

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ISBN: 9780718829445
£32.75
Riverside Journey

Riverside Journey:

A Portrait of the Derwent

By Ashley Bryant

A beautiful collection of watercolours and other paintings and sketches charting the course of the Derwent from its source to its confluence with the Trent.

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ISBN: 9780718830137
£33.25
Sense and Spirituality

Sense and Spirituality:

The Arts and Spiritual Formation

By James McCullough

An exploration of the arts as a catalyst to spiritual growth, and a theology of aesthetics built on the dynamic between artistic appreciation and spirituality.

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ISBN: 9780718894177
£15.50

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ISBN: 9780718844431
The Shining Sands

The Shining Sands:

Artists in Newlyn and St Ives 1880–1930

By Tom Cross

The remarkable story of the colony of artists whose bold, vibrant style was inspired by the landscape and people of West Cornwall.

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ISBN: 9780718894511
£30.00
The Stream's Secret

The Stream's Secret:

The Symbolism of Dante Gabriel Rossetti

By Rodger Drew

A study of the art and poetry of one of the founders of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, exploring the nature and the origins of his use of symbolism.

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ISBN: 9780718830571
£29.50
The Thames

The Thames:

An Artist's Journey

By Ashley Bryant

A stunning collection of watercolours, oils and sketches tracing the length of the River Thames, telling the story of England's greatest waterway.

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ISBN: 9780718830625
£29.50
Victorian Horses and Carriages

Victorian Horses and Carriages:

A Personal Sketch Book

By William Francis Freelove

From the Hansom cab to the brewer's dray, twenty-seven coloured sketches providing a delightful portrait of Victorian life and transport.

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ISBN: 9780718824488
£3.75
The Virtues and Vices in the Arts

The Virtues and Vices in the Arts:

A Sourcebook

By Shawn R. Tucker (editor)

An anthology of literary extracts and artistic images exploring virtue and vice in Western culture, from classical and biblical times to the modern era.

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ISBN: 9780718894047
£22.50

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ISBN: 9780718844103
The Visual Theology of the Huguenots

The Visual Theology of the Huguenots:

Towards an Architectural Iconology of Early Modern French Protestantism, 1535 to 1623

By Randal Carter Working

An exploration of the influence of Reformed theology on the spatial aesthetic of the French Huguenots, revealing its contribution to the classical revival.

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ISBN: 9780718894696
£16.50

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ISBN: 9780718845384