Books tagged: vermeer

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Vincent van Gogh Likes Cats
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,880. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Twelve year old Sophia Allen walks her dog every day. But one day is different than all the others when her dog discovers something that will cause their lives to be forever changed.
Vermeer: Girl with a Pearl Earring
Series: Inglis Academy: Paint the Masterworks, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by Peter Inglis. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Psychology » Creative ability
How good a painter are you? How would you like to answer" "I can paint the Girl with the Pearl Earring!" This book will guide you through the process of painting this baroque masterpiece by Vermeer.
An Orphan’s Lure of the Far East
Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
An Orphan’s Lure of the Far East is a short story about two brothers living at a brook near the Dutch town of Delft during the eighteen century. During their stay in a Church run orphanage, the two van der Beek brothers dreamt of adventure and fortune that could be made in the Far East. It is a typical bittersweet tale depicting human courage, self-preservation and destiny.
My Favourite Muse
Price: Free! Words: 83,460. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
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Pam is a bitter girl. Life she thinks, is vaguely unfair especially to her. She’s only sixteen and could probably be dead before her seventeenth birthday. She hates life; she hates everything. Brad lives in a world where only his art and mother reign supreme. When Pam snatches off his sketch and goes off to burn it, he feels his world is threatened. He declares WAR on the threat: Pam!
Descartes' Devil: Three Meditations
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,680. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
"Descartes’ Devil" is a moving and beautifully constructed book that opens our eyes to the fantasy, humor, and imagination of Descartes. Grünbein’s thought-provoking reflections on the poetry and modernity of the philosopher — this man "chosen to set the course for all of us" — are heightened and made whole by his own playful poems, which conclude each meditation.
Famous Men of the 16th & 17th Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
28 biographies from Queen Elizabeth I (who came to the throne in 1560) through King Louis XIV who died in 1715. The 17th century was an age of religious wars and revolutions. It was also the century in which the English and French established colonies in North America. Key biographies are James I, Charles I, Cromwell, Champlain, Captain John Smith, William Bradford, and John Winthrop.