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Under the Guise of Spring
The message hidden in Botticelli's Primavera
Chosen for Autumn 2014 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE COLLECTION for Non-Fiction
ISBN: 9780856832963 - Hardback£25.00 Add to basket
Rather like the Mona Lisa, there has long been a suspicion that there is something disguised in the Primavera. A chance discovery provided the author with the key to unlocking the secret of the 500 year-old masterpiece, opening a window onto the cryptic world of the Renaissance pagan revival.
Through the Eyes of the 'Duchess' of Auriga
ISBN: 9780856832390 - Hardback£17.50 Add to basket
A tribute to the people of the Isles of Scilly. Past and Present, may your Scillonian stories be told. While to those who have made the long journey and discovered the secret that is Scilly, let's just keep it just that, a secret!
This Way Once: A Book of Yesterday
ISBN: 9780856832499 - Hardback£25.00 Add to basket
The culmination of a lifetime's work, this is a collection of poetry, prose and visual art that keeps body, mind and spirit together, a rich summation of ideas, thoughts and philosophy. Their common theme is a respect for life and an affinity with what endures throughout the years, bringing an empathetic solace and strength in time of need.
ISBN: 9780856831454 - Hardback£17.95 Add to basket
What is it that makes England English? What are the quintessentially English qualities? This is what Linda Proud has sought to reveal and Valerie Petts to illustrate.
All the World’s a Stage
ISBN: 9780856831461 - Hardback£18.95 Add to basket
The speeches, poems and songs in this book, chosen to reflect the dramatic scope of Shakespeare's work, have been written and illustrated by hand. Like the actor, the art of the calligrapher is to bring the words to life.
Twenty Most Favourite Songs of Burns
ISBN: 9780856831751 - Hardback£19.95 Add to basket
This beautiful book is the result of a long cherished dream, inspired by the poems and songs of Robert Burns. The dedicated research and meticulous craftsmanship shown by Andrew Winton have resulted in a book that no lover of Burns can resist.
Springs of Joy: A Biblical Treasury
ISBN: 9780856831416 - Hardback£18.95 Add to basket
Springs of Joy, begun by Evelyn Scaramanga as a labour of love in memory of her late husband, has turned into a beautiful and inspired work of art.
The Golden Thread
Words of hope for a changing world
ISBN: 9780856831157 - Hardback£18.95 Add to basket
"... one of the most amazing books I have ever seen ... an anthology of about a hundred very short texts taken from a wide variety of sources drawing on the teachings of many religions and philosophies." The Philosopher
The Eternal One
ISBN: 9780856832192 - Hardback£10.00 Add to basket
Inscribed on tablets in an ancient language, the original source of this extraordinary account of creation remains a mystery. H.P.Blavatsky was given an explanation of the meaning during her travels in India and Tibet in the 1850s and inspired by the words, Dorothy Boux has produced this beautifully illustrated work.
Creation: A Celebration
ISBN: 9780856832697 - Hardback£30.00 Add to basket
Creation: A Celebration is an exquisite work of art in needlework, painting and calligraphy, reproduced in all its vibrancy in this delightful book.
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