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Arts to the Rescue Advice for Parents on Creativity and Arts Classes
Price: Free! Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Arts to the Rescue is a compilation of practical recommendations on choosing arts and creativity lessons. Addressed to parents, every article is written by a specialist and professional in their field. This book will guide you on how to make a more effective investment of time and money into proper arts and creativity lessons. For parents of children with learning disabilities check out ATR 1.
Health and Well Being: A Medieval Guide
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The Tacuinum Sanitatis is a medieval handbook on Health and Well Being. First produced in Italy around 1380, it was aimed at an educated secular readership and offered concise and sensible advice on how to live a long, healthy and enjoyable life.
Pages from the Book of Kells
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
The Book of Kells is a magnificently illuminated manuscript Gospel in Vulgate Latin containing the four Gospels of the New Testament - Matthew, Mark, Luke and John - together with various prefatory texts and tables. It was created by Celtic monks on the small Island of Iona off the coast of western Scotland in about 800 CE.
28 Famous Murders
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Between 1866 and 1868 the celebrated Japanese artist Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, in collaboration with his colleague Utagawa Yoshiiku, produced a series of images of graphic horror and cruelty entitled ’28 Famous Murders with Verse’.
Artcoaching
Price: $21.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
A guide to life for grown fans of Artcoaching combines creatively advice from Artcoaching theory, Practical Training Tips, Tools and Management.
47 Ronin: Tsukioka Yoshitoshi Edition
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The story of the 47 Ronin is perhaps the most popular and best known legend of traditional Japan. Set in the early 18th century, it tells a tale of honour and bloody revenge as the masterless Samurai pursue the ruthless killing of Lord Kira, the official who brought about the downfall and suicide of their master, Lord Asano.
47 Ronin: Utagawa Kuniyoshi Edition
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » History » Asian
The story of the 47 Ronin is perhaps the most popular and best known legend of traditional Japan. Set in the early 18th century, it tells a tale of honour and bloody revenge as the brotherhood of 47 masterless Samurai pursue the ruthless killing of Lord Kira, the official who brought about the downfall and suicide of their master, Lord Asano.
100 Beauties: Suzuki Harunobu
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Suzuki Harunobu was a celebrated 18th century Japanese ukiyo-e artist who produced thousands of exquisite woodblock prints illustrating aspects of life and society in old Edo - today's Tokyo. His subjects extended from Kabuki actors and courtesans to landscapes, explicit eroticism and street scenes. Yet the subject at which he most excelled was bijin-ga or paintings of beautiful women.
Christmas Markets in Vienna (2016 Edition)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,340. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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2016 Edition! Vienna is a city that embraces the celebration of Christmas and nowhere more so than in the sheer number and variety of Christmas markets to be found nestled in front of its stunning architecture and along its cobbled streets. This guide takes a tour of these traditional markets, full of crafts, gifts and the flavours of Christmas. Essential reading for anyone visiting Vienna.
Apocalypse: The Illustrated Book of Revelation
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
The original King James version of the Book of Revelation profusely illustrated with rare and magnificent images from the 10th and 11th century Beatus commentaries; the 12th century Bamberg Apocalypse and the 15th century Ottheinrich Bible. 14,500 words, 99 full colour images