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A Great Task of Happiness The Life of Kathleen Scott By Louisa Young
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First published in 1995 by Macmillan, this is the biography of Kathleen Scott, written by her granddaughter the novelist Louisa Young, author of My Dear I Wanted to Tell You (Harper Collins). Famous... More > for being Captain Scott of the Antarctic's widow, Kathleen was also a talented professional sculptor who studied in Paris with Rodin. She led a very adventurous and unusual life for a woman of her time, and made friends with people as diverse as Bernard Shaw, Fritjof Nansen, the WW1 Prime Minister Herbert Asquith and dancer Isadora Duncan. Her sons were Sir Peter Scott the naturalist and writer, and politician Wayland Young, Lord Kennet. The biography is based on diaries Kathleen started in 1910 for Scott to read on his return; after his death she continued writing them, covering politics, exploration, art and her friends and family. 2012 is the 100th anniversary of Scott's last expedition, and this new and revised edition is published in celebration. The Times described the book as 'an enthralling life'.< Less
Naked In Paris By Cosima Obuday
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PARIS,the frenzied, swinging, artistic Paris of 1920. CHARLOTTE WOLSDORF,a Berlin blond on the run. Her calm and collected manner hides a passionate nature and an unhappy past riddled with... More > secrets. BOTOND CSOKOS,a beautiful Hungarian sculptor who is like a puppy-dog, all jumping- up and uncurbed enthusiasm, and with his tongue all over ones face before one knows it. And like a puppy-dog, he never tires of his fun. FELIX RAVEN,a man to be admired, a man for the senses. Belonging to gilded rooms of green brocade, to polite things said in a distanced voice, to dreams of feverishly sleepless nights. In the heart of Montparnasse every madcap weekend brings its own perfectly acceptable reason to drink, make love and have fun. A most unappetizing murder is spoiling the fun, leaving Charlotte in fear of her life amidst the chaos of men, morals and modernity.< Less
A Midsummer Night's Delusion By Bethany Sefchick
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Better known as Oberon, King of the Fairies, Julian Wexford is in big trouble. His royal court is in an uproar, his entire kingdom is trying to marry him off, and he's running for his life across... More > the globe to escape the bounty hunters hired by his stepmother so she can gain control of the Fairy Kingdom. A country girl at heart, Kelly Harcourt is a failed sculptor with men issues. Living alone and running an antique store isn't exactly the life she dreamed of as a little girl, but it's the only thing left for her now. Or it is until Julian crashes into her life and she's forced to save him from a determined bounty hunter hot on his trail. Forced to remain with Kelly until he can safely return to the Fairy Kingdom, Julian finds that life among the humans isn't as easy as it appears. Can the two of them live together peacefully until it's safe for him to return to his kingdom? Or will sparks ignite between the two of them as the long, hot summer grows hotter by the minute?< Less
Metal Sculptures. By David Vanorbeek
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Français + English!!! David Vanorbeek est un sculpteur professionnel qui réalise des sculptures abstraites et figuratives en métal récupéré et... More > recyclé. Depuis 1999 ses créations alternent intérieur, extérieur et monumental. Des œuvres abstraites et (plus avant qu'aujourd'hui) des sculptures d'insectes. "Quand les gens me demandent où je trouve mes idées je ne peux que répondre : je n’ai pas besoin d’idées, j’ai besoin du métal". Le texte dans le livre est en Français et en Anglais. David Vanorbeek, "Artdeev" is a sculptor in the south of France who makes figurative and abstract metal art sculptures for interior and exterior from recycled iron. Small and monumental metal art sculptures. Abstract work and (more before then today) insect-sculptures. "People ask me, how do I get my ideas? I can only reply that I don’t need ideas, I need metal". The text in the book is in English and French.< Less
Vittorio Pelati: area di progetto della classe V B ERICA coordinato dal prof. Lorenzo Cirelli e dalla prof.ssa By Anna Prati
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The book is a project area created by the students of an ERICA course from the ITCG Einaudi in Chiari coordinated by their teacher of English, Mrs. Anna Prati. The book contains the biography of a... More > sculptor and comments about his sculpture. His works can be admired at the Morcelli-Repossi Painting gallery in Chiari (Bs)- Italy. This book is written in Italian, English and French< Less
Vittorio Pelati: area di progetto della classe V B ERICA coordinato dal prof. Lorenzo Cirelli e dalla prof.ssa By Anna Prati
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The book is a project area created by the students of an ERICA course from the ITCG Einaudi in Chiari coordinated by their teacher of English, Mrs. Anna Prati. The book contains the biography of a... More > sculptor and comments about his sculpture. His works can be admired at the Morcelli-Repossi Painting gallery in Chiari (Bs)- Italy. This book is written in Italian, English and French< Less
THE PERFECTION OF MAN By Ignac KONRAD
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KONRAD Ignàc was born in 1894 in Kétùjfalu, Hungary, and died in 1969 in Paris. Animal painter, he is renowned for his equestrian paintings and hunting scenes, as well as for the... More > many paintings of racehorses commissioned by owners of stables and stud farms. Some of his works are exhibited at Villa Strassburger in Deauville, France, as well as at the National Museum of Racing in Saratoga, New York, and at Festetics Castle in Keszthely, Hungary. Talented portraitist, painter, sculptor and draftsman, his works embrace a very wide range of subjects. His masterpiece "The Perfection of Man", presented in this book, consists of 24 paintings commented by the author.< Less
Leone Leoni [French] By George Sand
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Leone Leoni (ca. 1509 – 22 July 1590) was an Italian sculptor of international outlook who travelled in Italy, Germany, Austria, France, Spain and the Netherlands. Leoni is regarded as the... More > finest of the Cinquecento medallists. He made his reputation in commissions he received from the Habsburg monarchs Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor and Philip II of Spain. His usual medium was bronze, although he also worked in marble and alabaster, carved gemstones and probably left some finished work in wax (in which many of his sculptures were modelled), as well as designing coins. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leone_Leoni Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
Le lettere di Michelangelo Buonarroti [Italian] By Michelangelo Buonarroti
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni... More > (Italian: [mikeˈlandʒelo]; March 1475 – 18 February 1564), was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the High Renaissance who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art. Considered to be the greatest living artist during his lifetime, he has since also been described as one of the greatest artists of all time. Despite making few forays beyond the arts, his versatility in the disciplines he took up was of such a high order that he is often considered a contender for the title of the archetypal Renaissance man, along with contemporary rival and fellow Florentine Medici client, Leonardo da Vinci.A number of Michelangelo's works in painting, sculpture, and architecture rank among the most famous in existence. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michelangelo< Less
Gansemutterchens Marchen [German] By Charles Perrault
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Paul Gustave Louis Christophe Doré... More > (/dɔːˈreɪ/; French: [ɡys.tav dɔ.ʁe]; 6 January 1832 – 23 January 1883) was a French artist, printmaker, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving.Doré was born in Strasbourg on 6 January 1832. By age five, he was a prodigy troublemaker, playing pranks that were mature beyond his years. Seven years later, he began carving in cement. At the age of fifteen Doré began his career working as a caricaturist for the French paper Le Journal pour rire, and subsequently went on to win commissions to depict scenes from books by Rabelais, Balzac, Milton and Dante.In 1853, Doré was asked to illustrate the works of Lord Byron. This commission was followed by additional work for British publishers, including a new illustrated Bible. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gustave_Dor%C3%A9< Less

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Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
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