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KING TUTANKHAMUN: THE TREASURES OF THE TOMB

Written by Hawass, Zahi
The fabulous treasures of Tutankhamun have fascinated the public since their discovery by Howard Carter in 1922. Many books have been written about the boy king and his tomb, but this volume by world-renowned Egyptologist Zahi Hawass provides the reader with a unique perspective on this extraordinary archaeological find.
April 1, 2008 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 296 Pages |
$25.98
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COLLECTED NONFICTION, VOLUME 2: SELECTIONS FROM THE MEMOIRS AND TRAVEL WRITINGS

Written by Twain, Mark
The second of two hardcover volumes collecting the major nonfiction by the father of American literature, including excerpts from The Innocents Abroad, Roughing It, A Tramp Abroad, and Life on the Mississippi.
November 15, 2016 | Hardcover | Everyman's Library | 776 Pages |
$10.98
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PARTNERSHIP: BRECHT, WEILL, THREE WOMEN, AND GERMANY ON THE BRINK

Written by Katz, Pamela
Among the most creative and outsized personalities of the Weimar Republic, that sizzling yet decadent epoch between the Great War and the Nazis' rise to power, were the renegade poet Bertolt Brecht and the rebellious avant-garde composer Kurt Weill.
January 6, 2015 | Hardcover | Nan A. Talese | 480 Pages |
$7.98
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ART OF EMPIRE: THE ROMAN FRESCOES AND IMPERIAL CULT CHAMBER IN LUXOR TEMPLE

Written by McFadden, Susanna
The Luxor Temple of Amun-Re, built to commemorate the divine power of the pharaohs, is one of the iconic monuments of New Kingdom Egypt. In the 4th century C.E., the Roman Imperial government, capitalizing on the site's earlier significance, converted the temple into a military camp and constructed a lavishly painted cult chamber dedicated to the four emperors of the Tetrarchy.
October 27, 2015 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 240 Pages |
$20.98
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IMMORAL MEMORIES: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY

Written by Eisenstein, Sergei
Republished for the first time since the 1980s, a legendary book on the cinema from one of the most important figures in the history of film
May 1, 2014 | Paperback | Peter Owen Publishers | 300 Pages |
$7.98
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ELSA SCHIAPARELLI'S PRIVATE ALBUM

Written by Berenson, Marisa
An elaborately illustrated, highly personal look at one of the most prominent fashion figures of the 20th century
December 1, 2014 | Hardcover | Double-Barrelled Books |
$14.98
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YOUNG VAN DYCK

Written by Lammertse, Friso
By the age of twenty-two, Anthony Van Dyck (1599-1641) had produced more than 160 paintings, many of them ambitious compositions of remarkable quality. This book presents the work created during the eight years between 1613, when he was just fourteen, to his departure for Italy from Antwerp in October 1621.
September 9, 2013 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 480 Pages |
$30.98
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RAPHAEL'S TAPESTRIES: THE GROTESQUES OF LEO X

Written by Karafel, Lorraine
Around 1515, Raphael (1483-1520) designed a set of tapestries for Leo X, the first Medici pope. Each was sumptuously woven in gold, silver, and silk, and depicted scenes from classical mythology with inventive grotesques.
January 10, 2017 | Hardcover | Yale University Press | 200 Pages |
$25.98
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MAX BECKMANN AT THE SAINT LOUIS ART MUSEUM: THE PAINTINGS

Written by Roth, Lynette
Richly illustrated and filled with detailed information about one of the leading artists of the 20th century, this is the first book to explore in depth the Saint Louis Art Museum's outstanding holdings of paintings by Max Beckmann--the largest collection of its kind in the world.
June 3, 2015 | Hardcover | Prestel Publishing | 272 Pages |
$20.98
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MARSDEN HARTLEY: THE GERMAN PAINTINGS 1913-1915

This volume takes a close look at the most popular and influential period of the great American modernist painter Marsden Hartley--his Berlin years, during which he produced his pioneering German Officer portraits and a series of works that occupy a unique zone between abstraction and figuration.
October 31, 2014 | Paperback | Distributed Art Publishers (DAP) | 208 Pages |
$17.98

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