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            Robert M. Gurney: Architect
             

            Robert M. Gurney: Architect (Hardback)

            By Gurney, Robert M.

            • RRP: $98.00
            • $78.40
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            Monograph on the work of US-based architect Robert M. Gurney, whose office has won regional and national design awards.

            ISBN 9781864705782
            Published AU 1 Apr 2017
            Publisher Images Publishing Group Pty Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series The Master Architect Series
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            Luxury Home Design

            Luxury Home Design (Hardback)

            By Jansen, Jaspar; Dellensen, Jeroen

            • RRP: $91.50
            • $73.20
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            • Delayed Release

            In today's society, ever-increasing attention is being paid to good taste, good design, and how the two can enhance one's quality of life - especially when it comes to interior design.

            ISBN 9781864708288
            Published AU 1 Apr 2019
            Publisher Images Publishing Group Pty Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Companion to Castles
              

            The Companion to Castles (Paperback, New edition)

            By Friar, Stephen

            • RRP: $42.99
            • $42.99
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            Over one thousand castles were built in the century following the Norman Conquest. A castle was a fortified feudal residence, a symbol of a lord's power and authority. From quadrangular castles to garderobes and gargoyles, and anarchy to zig-zag moulding, this illustrated book pr...ovides an index of castles and lists of addresses.
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            ISBN 9780750939942
            Released AU 22 Feb 2007
            Publisher The History Press Ltd
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            Exploring English Castles: Evocative, Romantic, and Mysterious True Tales of the Kings and Queens of the British Isles
             

            Exploring English Castles: Evocative, Romantic, and Mysterious True Tales of the Kings and Queens of the British Isles (Hardback)

            By Morris, Edd

            • RRP: $54.99
            • $49.49
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            Castles have shaped England. For almost one thousand years, castles have been the settings of siege and battle, dens of plotting and intrigue, and refuges for troubled kings. Today, the romantic yet ruinous shapes of once grand fortresses stud the English countryside--a reminder ...of turbulent times past. Exploring English Castles provides readers with a breathtaking tour through the grandest castles of England. It brings ruins to life through true stories of royalty, chivalry, deception, and intrigue, played out within formerly majestic walls. Uncover the secret of Bodiam Castle, Sussex--a fortress seemingly from a fairy tale, built for a knight returning from the Hundred Years' War. Discover how Mary Tudor, first queen of England, took refuge in Framlingham Castle, Suffolk, overturning a wily plot to deny her the throne. Unearth a delicate love story between Queen Elizabeth I and Robert Dudley, which unfolds against the genteel backdrop of Kenilworth Castle, Warwickshire. Filled with evocative photographs, awe-inspiring historical tales, and gentle humor, Exploring English Castles will delight any armchair historian, travel aficionado, or fan of historical fiction.
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            ISBN 9781632203489
            Released AU 1 Jul 2015
            Publisher Skyhorse Publishing
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            Design Fundamentals for the Digital Age
             

            Design Fundamentals for the Digital Age (Paperback)

            By Holtzschue, Linda; Noriega, Edward

            • RRP: $70.99
            • $70.99
            • Out Of Print

            This text covers timeless design fundamentals including form, space and colour, and explains them in relation to computer technology. Appropriate for students of interior and graphic design, and professionals who are adapting to work in digital design.

            ISBN 9780471287865
            Released AU 23 Jul 1997
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The History of Architecture
             

            The History of Architecture (Paperback)

            By Stephenson, Michael

            • RRP: $27.99
            • $27.99
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            Civilizations can be judged, at least to some extent, by their man-made structures. For certain early cultures that left limited or no written records, monumental remains are the principal sources of information. Due to this, architectural history sometimes becomes the most impor...tant part of general history.
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            ISBN 9781849311441
            Released AU 1 Apr 2019
            Publisher Worth Press Ltd
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            City of Darkness Revisited
              

            City of Darkness Revisited (Hardback)

            By Girard, Greg; Lambot, Ian

            • RRP: $127.50
            • $127.50
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            For nearly 50 years, the extraordinary community of Kowloon Walled City cut a dark presence in the heart of Hong Kong. Yet without legislation and with little regard for basic services, planning regulations or building standards, the City not only survived, it positively thrived.... But how could such a place exist in a modern metropolis without administrative oversight - 'triply neglected', to use a Hong Kong term - by the British, Chinese and Hong Kong Governments? Who would choose to live there? And why? Some of these questions were answered in our book City of Darkness: Life in Kowloon Walled City, but for various reasons a number of key elements were left out. City of Darkness Revisited fills in these gaps and brings the story up to date, mixing photographs and interviews found in the original book with a wide range of new material that has come to light over the past 20 years, in the form of new photographs, drawings, maps, documents and essays, many previously unpublished. City of Darkness Revisited explores in greater detail than ever before the Walled City's dramatic growth between 1945 and 1990, while at the same time looking into the darker sides of its past and exposing the truth behind many of the myths that gave the City its abiding sense of mystery. We explain how the City's clearance came about and shine a light on why previous attempts to rid Hong Kong of this notorious enclave always failed, stymied over the matter of its dual jurisdiction. Bringing the story up to date, the book also discusses how perceptions of the City have changed so dramatically in the 20 years since its demolition - shunned by most Hong Kong residents during its lifetime, but now seen as part of the city's rich cultural and architectural heritage. And finally, we explore how the City and the myths that swirl around it have infiltrated architectural debate and popular culture through film, literature, Japanese manga, video games, art and design. City of Darkness Revisited o
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            ISBN 9781873200889
            Released AU 3 Sep 2014
            Publisher Miscellaneous
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            Veranda Entertaining
             

            Veranda Entertaining (Hardback)

            By The Editors of Veranda

            • RRP: $82.50
            • $82.50
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            From a festive al fresco gathering to a fun pool party to an extravaganza in an exotic locale, Veranda's stunning collection shows you how to give your guests the time of their lives.

            ISBN 9781618372222
            Released AU 4 Apr 2017
            Publisher Sterling Publishing Co Inc
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Notre-Dame de Paris: History, Art, and Revival from 1163 to Tomorrow

            Notre-Dame de Paris: History, Art, and Revival from 1163 to Tomorrow (Hardback)

            By Felix, Antonia

            • RRP: $54.99
            • $54.99
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            This stunning photographic tribute to one of the world's most beloved treasures pays tribute to Notre-Dame in the wake of the tragic fire that nearly destroyed it.

            ISBN 9781454938316
            Released AU 1 Dec 2019
            Publisher Sterling Publishing Co Inc
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The White Company, For the Love of White: The White & Neutral Home

            The White Company, For the Love of White: The White & Neutral Home (Hardback)

            By Company, Chrissie Rucker & The White

            • RRP: $55.00
            • $41.25
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            Create calming, peaceful spaces in your home with white and neutral tones with the first home decorating book from The White Company, published as this much-loved brand celebrate their 25th anniversary.

            ISBN 9781784725563
            Released AU 10 Sep 2019
            Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
            Interest Age General Audience
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