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1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die
1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die
Title: 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die
Author: BOXALL PETER
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Imprint: Penguin Books
ISBN: 9780143011002
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1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die
1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die
People have always shared stories, whether to teach moral lessons, to entertain, or to record important events in history. Today the range of excellent fiction available to read is truly breathtaking - and choosing the right novel to read can appear a little daunting. This ground-breaking volume makes the task much easier. Whether you're trying to broaden your literary horizons, find the perfect book for a friend, or simply select a good read for yourself, 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die is the only guide you will need to make the right choice.

Offering concise critical insight to the novels and the writers that have fired imaginations and influenced cultures around the world, this newly updated edition covers the gamut, from the first Latin novel to survive in its entirety to Mohsin Hamid's highly topical novel, The Reluctant Fundamentalist. Organised chronologically, and covering the whole range of literary styles, this indispensable reference traces the history of world fiction. Discover the stories behind the adjectives: Dickensian, Kafkaesque, Rabelaisian.and the writers behind the stories. From the dark recesses of the Marquis de Sade's jail cell to Aldous Huxley's Brave New World and from the society of Barbara Pim's Excellent Women to Don DeLillo's Falling Man, you'll find critiques of the most important and bestselling fiction ever written.

Title: 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die
Author: BOXALL PETER
Format: Trade Paperback
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 26/09/2018
Price: $45.00
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Imprint: Pier 9
Publisher: Murdoch Books
ISBN: 9781760524036
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1001 Foods You Must Try Before You Die
1001 Foods You Must Try Before You Die
Title: 1001 Foods You Must Try Before You Die
Author: THOMAS GLACINA
Format: Trade Paperback
Publishing status: Active
Price: $51.10
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Imprint: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780143010210
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1001 Ideas for Stonework The Ultimate Sourcebook
1001 Ideas for Stonework The Ultimate Sourcebook
The natural look and feel of stone is unmatched by any other building or decorating medium. It provides a professional and elegant appearance that is also practical and durable for home interiors and exteriors. Thousands of inspirational photographs in""this book show you how to integrate this prized material into your home. Packed with expert advice on design, materials, budgets, maintenance, and installation, "1001 Ideas for Stone Work" is your professional guide to working with stone.

Title: 1001 Ideas for Stonework The Ultimate Sourcebook
Author: WILES RICHARD
Series: 1001 Ideas
Format: Limp
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 25/06/2010
Price: $25.00
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Imprint: Creative Publishing
Publisher: Rockport Publishers Inc.
ISBN: 9781589234598
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1001 Inventions That Changed the World
1001 Inventions That Changed the World
Have you ever wondered who came up with a staircase that moved, leading eventually to the creation of the escalator? The genius of some inventions is their simplicity: the paperclip, rivets, boomerangs. Many of the items, processes, concepts, medical firsts, and discoveries in this book are life-saving and life-enhancing: can you imagine a world without seat-belts, antibiotics, toothbrushes, traffic signals, or scissors?From the invention of the wheel in the fifth millennium BC to the development of the world wide web and the launch of the MP3 player, this engaging, accessible, and enlightening book reveals the origins and impact of everything from paper to the personal computer, and from penicillin to the contraceptive pill.The worlds of medicine, science, technology, industry, literature, and art have all influenced the way we live, but inventions are essentially human affairs. This book explores the fascinating stories behind the breakthroughs and traces the development of each invention from original concept to completion. 1001 Inventions That Changed The World is nothing less than an alternative history of the world through invention - a comprehensive study of human endeavour.

Title: 1001 Inventions That Changed the World
Author: CHALLONER JACK
Format: Trade Paperback
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 21/02/2018
Price: $45.00
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Imprint: Pier 9
Publisher: Murdoch Books
ISBN: 9781760523374
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1001 Wonders of the Universe
1001 Wonders of the Universe
Title: 1001 Wonders of the Universe
Author: BIZONY PIERS
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Price: $50.00
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Imprint: Quercus
ISBN: 9780857383419
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101 Beautiful Small Towns in Great Britain
101 Beautiful Small Towns in Great Britain
Title: 101 Beautiful Small Towns in Great Britain
Author: AITKEN TOM
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Price: $92.00
RRP: $90.00
Imprint: Rizzoli Int
ISBN: 9780847830503
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101 Historic Hideaways
101 Historic Hideaways
Title: 101 Historic Hideaways
Author: BOUNTY
Year: 2011
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 01/08/2011
Price: $28.00
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Imprint: Octopus
ISBN: 9780753722039
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101 Incredible Experiments for the Shed Scientist
101 Incredible Experiments for the Shed Scientist
Title: 101 Incredible Experiments for the Shed Scientist
Author: BEATTIE ROB
Edition: 01
Year: 0612
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Price: $35.80
RRP: $35.00
Imprint: Ebury Press
ISBN: 9780091914202
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101 World Heroes
101 World Heroes
Title: 101 World Heroes
Author: MONTEFIORE SIMON SEBAG
Format: Hardback
Publishing status: Active
Price: $35.80
RRP: $35.00
Imprint: Quercus
ISBN: 9781847241382
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199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die
199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die
A hauntingly beautiful travel guide to the world's most visited cemeteries, told through spectacular photography and their unique histories and residents.More than 3.5 million tourists flock to Paris's Pere Lachaise cemetery each year. They are lured there, and to many cemeteries around the world, by a combination of natural beauty, ornate tombstones and crypts, notable residents, vivid history, and even wildlife. Many also visit Mount Koya cemetery in Japan, where 10,000 lanterns illuminate the forest setting, or graveside in Oaxaca, Mexico to witness Day of the Dead fiestas. Savannah's Bonaventure Cemetery has gorgeous night tours of the Southern Gothic tombstones under moss-covered trees that is one of the most popular draws of the city.199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die features these unforgettable cemeteries, along with 196 more, seen in more than 300 photographs. In this bucket list of travel musts, author Loren Rhoads, who hosts the popular Cemetery Travel blog, details the history and features that make each destination unique. Throughout will be profiles of famous people buried there, striking memorials by noted artists, and unusual elements, such as the hand carved wood grave markers in the Merry Cemetery in Romania.

Title: 199 Cemeteries to See Before You Die
Author: RHOADS LOREN
Format: Limp
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 03/10/2017
Price: $40.00
RRP: $40.00
Imprint: Sphere
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
ISBN: 9780751571639
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19th Century Ornament & Design
19th Century Ornament & Design
The 19th century definitely is the century of decorative arts. A profusion of styles develops. The advent of bourgeoisie leads to the creation of numerous pieces of art and furniture. The art of interior decoration and design is at the same time intimate and luxuriant. Eclecticism is the prominent sign of the spirit of the time, combining mediaeval, Renaissance, Baroque, and neoclassical elements.

Title: 19th Century Ornament & Design
Author: SCHMIDT CLARA
Series: Library of Ornament
Format: Limp
Publishing status: Active
Publication date: 01/05/2008
Price: $20.00
RRP: $35.00
Imprint: Miscellaneous
Publisher: L'Aventurine
ISBN: 9782914199445
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Price: $20.00