Libros Generales del Mes

  • Dunkirk
    Dunkirk- The Real Story in Photographs
    A pictorial exploration of the real story behind the forthcoming block-buster, Dunkirk Brought out for the release of the Christopher Nolan film Dunkirk (July 2017)
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    EUROVISION! A History Of Modern Europe Through The World’s Greatest Song Contest
    Do you think the world of the Eurovision Song Contest, with its crazy props, even crazier dancers and crazier still songs has nothing to do with serious European politics? Think again. The contest has been a mirror for cultural, social and political developments in Europe ever since its inauguration, when an audience in dinner jackets and ball-gowns politely applauded each song. It has been a voice of rebellion across the Iron Curtain, an inspiration for new European nations in the 1990s and 2000s, the voice of liberation for both sexual and regional minorities.
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  • 9781781453124
    Biographic: Coco
    Biographic: Coco presents a visual catwalk through her life and work, with an array of irresistible facts and figures converted into infographics to reveal the genius behind the garments.
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  • 9781909526464 (2)
    Frankenstein: The First 200 Years
    This book will trace the journey of Shelley's Frankenstein from limited edition literature to the bloodstream of contemporary culture. It includes new research on the novel's origins, with a reprint of the earliest-known version of the creation scene; visual material on adaptations for the stage, in magazines, on playbills, in prints and in book publications of the nineteenth century; series of visual essays on many of the film versions and their inspirations in the history of art; and Frankenstein in popular culture on posters, advertisements, packaging, in comics and graphic novels.
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  • 9781909051461 (1)
    Desperately Seeking B**ksy
    A lovely compact 136-page edition of Banksy's most significant works, including the brilliant 2017 Walled Off Hotel (interiors as well as exteriors). The book is structured in chronological sections, each including a double-page map showing where Banksy has created his major works and interventions.
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  • 9781912174102 (1)
    The Last Ironsides- The English Expedition to Portugal, 1662-1668
    An account of the English soldiers who fought for the Portuguese against Spain 1662-1668. A rediscovery of a lost episode of British military history.
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  • How to Read a Dress
    How to Read a Dress
    This lavishly illustrated book is the ideal tool for anyone who has ever wanted to know their cartridge pleats from their Récamier ruffles. Equipping the reader with all the information they need to ‘read’ a dress, this is the ultimate guide for students, researchers, and anyone interested in historical fashion.
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  • 9782374950037
    Anatomy Rocks
    Today, anatomy is back in contemporary art following the rebirth of gothic and horror in the entertainment industry. This reference book includes the work of renowned contemporary artists (Damien Hirst, KAWS, Mark Ryden), social media stars (Jason Freeny), street art icons (Nyckos) and a whole new generation of illustrators.
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