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BALTASAR AND BLIMUNDA

Written by Saramago, José
From José Saramago, Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, Baltasar and Blimunda is a "brilliant...enchanting novel" (The New York Times Book Review) of romance, deceit, religion, and magic set in eighteenth-century Portugal at the height of the Inquisition.
October 16, 1998 | Paperback | Mariner Books | 368 Pages |
$5.98
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GAUGUIN

Written by Thomson, Belinda
Making extensive use of new research and material, Belinda Thomson's incisive text gives a comprehensive and accessible account of the life and work of one of the most original artists of the late nineteenth century.
October 1, 1987 | Paperback | Thames & Hudson | 215 Pages |
$6.98
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INHERITANCE OF LOSS

Written by Desai, Kiran
In a crumbling, isolated house at the foot of Mount Kanchenjunga in the Himalayas lives an embittered judge who wants only to retire in peace, when his orphaned granddaughter, Sai, arrives on his doorstep. The judge's cook watches over her distractedly, for his thoughts are often on his son, Biju, who is hopscotching from one gritty New York restaurant to another.
September 1, 2006 | Paperback | Grove Press | 384 Pages |
$6.98
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ARTEMISIA

Written by Lapierre, Alexandra
An international best-seller, Alexandra Lapierre's Artemisia sweeps us through the streets once frequented by Caravaggio, Velasquez, and Van Dyck and into the studios of artists who used their daggers as efficiently as their brushes. Born in the early 1600s when artists were the celebrities of the day, Artemisia was apprenticed to her father, the artist Orazio Gentileschi, at an early age.
September 21, 2001 | Paperback | Grove Press | 448 Pages |
$5.98
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HOUSE OF MORGAN: AN AMERICAN BANKING DYNASTY AND THE RISE OF MODERN FINANCE

Written by Chernow, Ron
Published to critical acclaim twenty years ago, and now considered a classic, The House of Morgan is the most ambitious history ever written about American finance. It is a rich, panoramic story of four generations of Morgans and the powerful, secretive firms they spawned, ones that would transform the modern financial world. Tracing the trajectory of J. P.
January 13, 2010 | PB | Grove Press |
$8.98
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STALIN'S ENGLISHMAN: GUY BURGESS, THE COLD WAR, AND THE CAMBRIDGE SPY RING

Written by Lownie, Andrew
Guy Burgess was the most important, complex, and fascinating of The Cambridge Spies--Maclean, Philby, Blunt--brilliant young men recruited in the 1930s to betray their country to the Soviet Union.
October 4, 2016 | Hardcover | St. Martin's Press | 448 Pages |
$8.98
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FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT'S FALLINGWATER

Written by Stoller, Ezra
These new titles in the Building Blocks series showcase four more icons of modern architecture, as portrayed by renowned architectural photographer Ezra Stoller.
May 5, 1999 | Hardcover | Princeton Architectural Press |
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VATICAN AND SAINT PETER'S BASILICA OF ROME

Written by Letarouilly, Paul
French architect Paul Letarouilly (1795-1855), author of the masterpiece Edifices de Rome Moderne, was unequaled in his observational ability and impeccable drawing skills.
November 1, 2009 | Hardcover | Princeton Architectural Press |
$49.98
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LUSITANIA: THE CULTURAL HISTORY OF A CATASTROPHE

Written by Jasper, Willi
A fascinating reassessment of a turning point in the First World War, revealing its role in shaping the German psyche On May 7, 1915, the Lusitania, a large British luxury liner, was sunk by a German submarine off the Irish coast. Nearly 1,200 people, including 128 American citizens, lost their lives.
September 27, 2016 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 240 Pages |
$7.98
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CINEMA OF LARS VON TRIER: AUTHENTICITY AND ARTIFICE

Written by Bainbridge, Caroline
Lars von Trier is one of the most controversial figures of contemporary European cinema. This volume analyzes the themes and motifs of the director's work and the changes he has brought to modern film. Ever since he founded the back-to-basics Dogme philosophy of filmmaking in 1995, von Trier's name has been tied to taboo-breaking cinema.
March 1, 2008 | Paperback | Wallflower Press | 224 Pages |
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