Christianity as a Way of Life A Systematic Theology
ISBN: HB: 9780300244090, Yale University Press, November 2024
328 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm
Focusing on Christianity's core practices, a leading theologian imagines Christianity as a way of life oriented toward wisdom. In this book, Kevin W. Hector argues that we can understand Christianity as a set of practices designed to transform one'...
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Nordic Art and Way of Life Art World, Artists and Themes
ISBN: HB: 9780300276275, Yale University Press, Mercatorfonds, November 2024
304 pp., 29,2x23,8 cm, 274 colour illus.
An exploration of the development of the art scene, its socio-political context, and the role of the fine arts in nineteenth-century Nordic society. This book captures for the first time the full story of Nordic art and its corresponding way of lif...
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£60.00
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Lucian Freud Catalogue Raisonne of the Oil Paintings
ISBN: HB: 9781916347472, Yale University Press, November 2024
800 pp., 30,0x35,3 cm, 500 colour and black&white illus.
This second volume of the Lucian Freud catalogue raisonne is the first attempt to comprehensively catalogue the artist's oil paintings. Over 500 works in the volume are presented and fully catalogued by Catherine Lampert and Toby Treves, with separat...
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£400.00
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Sandpiper The Journals of Elizabeth Bishop
ISBN: PB: 9781800173514, Carcanet, November 2024
280 pp., 21,6x13,5 cm
This is a fascinating window giving on the private thoughts of one of the great American writers of the twentieth century. It follows on Carcanet's publication of "Edgar Allan Poe and the Juke-Box: Uncollected Poems, Drafts and Fragments", edited by...
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Citizen Poet New and Selected Essays
ISBN: PB: 9781800171701, Carcanet, November 2024
440 pp., 21,6x13,5 cm
Boland's ground-breaking essays and interviews, first collected in "Object Lessons" (2006), are enhanced by essays and major later writings addressing the changing nature of poetry, the poet, and Ireland.
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Dr Work's Leopard Life with Appa
ISBN: PB: 9781784108038, Carcanet, November 2024
96 pp., 21,6x13,5 cm
For several years Sujata Bhatt has been working on two parallel projects, a new collection of poems to be called "Habitat" (her most recent book was "Poppies in Translation" in 2015) and her Appa stories, a move into prose. Appa is a physician, a fat...
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Swedish Ecstacy Hilma af Klint, August Strindberg and Other Visionaries
ISBN: PB: 9780300273052, Yale University Press, Mercatorfonds, September 2024
208 pp., 27,0x21,0 cm, 150 colour and black&white illus.
This book explores the works of one of Sweden's most esteemed artists, Hilma af Klint, alongside others in her artistic circle – and examines their inspirational influence on contemporary artists working today. "Swedish Ecstasy" tells the story of r...
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£45.00
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Atlas of Finance Mapping the Global Story of Money
ISBN: HB: 9780300253054, Yale University Press, September 2024
240 pp., 27,9x21,6 cm, 98 colour illus.
A unique illustrated exploration of the development of finance that combines data from every part of the world and covers five thousand years of history. From the emergence of money in the ancient world to today's interconnected landscape of high-f...
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Dark Path The Structure of War and the Rise of the West
ISBN: HB: 9780300270686, Yale University Press, September 2024
448 pp., 23,4x15,6 cm, 11 black&white illus.
From an esteemed military historian, a sweeping history of the revolutions in war-fighting that have shaped the modern world. Heraclitus wrote that "war is the father of all", and it has formed much of the modern world. Although the fundamental nat...
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