Visual arts

Looking for Theophrastus

Laura Beatty

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $34.99

A strange, wild, brilliant personal journey - across land and through time - in which Laura Beatty travels back two thousand years to rescue from obscurity Aristotle's friend and Chaucer's inspiration, the forgotten philosopher who grandfathered botany and the English novel.

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The Colour of Fashion

Caroline Young

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $35.00

Telling stories drawn from across history, The Colour of Fashion delves into the significance of colour in dress, and explores how the symbolism has shifted over time.

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Vintage Jewellery

Caroline Cox, foreword by Gerda Flockinger

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $45.00

Vintage Jewellery recounts 120 years of history. The book explores the key designers and jewellery houses, technical developments and cultural influences that shaped jewellery design and shows you how to collect and wear vintage pieces.

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Vintage Knitwear

Marnie Fogg, foreword by Kaffe Fassett

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $45.00

A visual journey through the decades, Vintage Knitwear takes a close look at the key periods, significant styles, iconic designers and cultural influences in fashion knitwear.

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The Fashion Show

Iain R Webb, foreward by Anna Sui

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $59.99

The story of the haute couture catwalk, through an exclusive collection of VIP invitations. Spanning over 45 years and 300 shows, each invite opens a window into the key trends and ideas behind each collection.

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Vintage Fashion

Emma Baxter-Wright, foreword by Zandra Rhodes

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $45.00

A visual journey through the fashion of the decades, showing you how to identify key designers and details and characteristics that define the most influential pieces of the twentieth century (up to and including the 1990s). The book concludes with a shopping guide.

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Vintage Shoes

Caroline Cox, foreword by Christian Louboutin

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $45.00

Vintage Shoes recounts a century of shoe history. The book explores the key designers, technical developments and cultural influences that shaped shoe fashions, presenting exquisite footwear from key designers.

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Vintage Handbags

Marnie Fogg, foreword by Anya Hindmarch

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $45.00

An illustrated reference, the book explores the key designers, technical developments and cultural influences that shaped handbag design, revealing exquisite and groundbreaking work from key designers.

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Hogarth

Jacqueline Riding

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

A major new biography of one of Britain's best-loved artists.

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Iconicon

John Grindrod

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $39.99

A captivating exploration of Britain's most iconic contemporary buildings, from the Barratt home to the Millennium Dome.

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