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    How Hull coloured the World

    By Anthony C Sissons

    Paperback £28.05

    From 1803, through six generations, Sissons manufactured paint in the city of Kingston upon Hull. With unequalled access to the personalities and the Company archive, the last member of the family to join the company captures both the entrepreneurial spirit of Sissons Brothers, and the family’s commitment to their staff...

    Aesthetics of Popular Culture

    By Jozef Kovalcik

    Paperback £10.23

    Pompeii

    By Paul Wilkinson

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    The resonant ruins of Pompeii are perhaps the most direct route back to the living, breathing world of the ancient Romans.

    Legal Guide

    By Kenneth P. Norwick

    Paperback £10.25

    Ken Norwick has represented authors such as His Holiness the Dalai Lama and entities such as Calvin Klein, Inc.; Ralph Lauren, Inc.; the Humane Society of the United States and Rodale, Inc. With over 40 years of experience, Ken knows the ins and outs of copyright and contracts.

    Arts Reviewing

    By Andy Plaice

    Paperback £27.92

    Arts Reviewing: A Practical Guide is an accessible introduction to the world of arts criticism. Drawing on professional expertise and a range of cultural reviews from music, film, theatre, visual arts, television and books, Andy Plaice discusses different approaches to arts criticism, with tips on crafting great reviews. Chapters explore:...

    Themes of Life

    By Simone G Malik

    Paperback £9.99

    It is illustrated in a fresh and modern way with a touch of abstract and so should appeal to a wider audience. With hints of social and human psychology, spirituality combinded with creativity - it just scratches each issue on the surface.

    Art of Rescue

    By Ed. Karen Little

    Paperback £6.99

    Eight writers weave words about their rescue pet, in poetry or prose. I hope in bringing together my drawings of adopted pets and their stories, we can demonstrate how wonderful shelter pets are. All author royalties from the sale of this book will be donated to the animal shelter EPAT.

    Graphite 4: Concept Drawing

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    GRAPHITE is an art magazine featuring over 100 pages of inspirational images, interviews and tutorials in an elegant quarterly format.

    Colour

    By Marion Deuchars

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    What makes a colour work? What do colours mean to artists or cultures? Why does grey make a colour stand out? What colour are the oceans? Why is the yellow of lemons something to treasure? Award-winning illustrator Marion Deuchars takes us on a journey through colour, showing how its language...

    Space and Time in Artistic Practice and Aesthetics

    Hardback £66.21

    First book to examine how the theories of Gotthold Ephraim Lessing have affected individual artists and their works.

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