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Product Description: Before the invention of the printing press, books were written out by hand, and were priceless objects. The most precious books were illuminated with gold or with bright colors. Initial letters were often highlighted either as decoration or to mark an important passage...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9781911216001 | Clr csm edition (Pavilion, February 1, 2017), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Before the invention of the printing press, books were written out by hand, and were priceless objects.

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Product Description: Early maps are often much more highly decorated than our own, featuring fantastical drawings of real or imaginary people and animals that may or may not occupy unknown places. Medieval maps often look very different to the maps of today...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9781911216018 | Clr csm edition (Pavilion, February 1, 2017), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Early maps are often much more highly decorated than our own, featuring fantastical drawings of real or imaginary people and animals that may or may not occupy unknown places.

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Product Description: Kings, mariners, and merchants needed to know what lay beyond the horizon. Enter the cartographers, who turned reports from returning explorers into useful maps. In the fifteenth to seventeenth centuries, the great Age of Discovery, these artisans helped Europeans span the globe and connect civilizations...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780764973499 | Wal edition (Pomegranate, July 15, 2016), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Kings, mariners, and merchants needed to know what lay beyond the horizon.

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Product Description: Published to coincide with the 400th anniversary of his death in 1616, the pictures and quotations in the 2017 British Library Diary celebrate the life and works of 'the bard' and their continued adaptations and reproductions to-date...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780711237926 | Frances Lincoln Ltd, May 17, 2016, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Published to coincide with the 400th anniversary of his death in 1616, the pictures and quotations in the 2017 British Library Diary celebrate the life and works of 'the bard' and their continued adaptations and reproductions to-date.

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Product Description: Published to coincide with the 400th anniversary of his death in 1616, the pictures and quotations in the 2017 British Library Diary celebrate the life and works of 'the bard', and their continued adaptations and reproductions to-date...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780711237933 | Frances Lincoln Ltd, May 17, 2016, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: Published to coincide with the 400th anniversary of his death in 1616, the pictures and quotations in the 2017 British Library Diary celebrate the life and works of 'the bard', and their continued adaptations and reproductions to-date.

By British Library (corporate author)

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9781910258552 | Gftwp edition (Pimpernel Pr, November 1, 2015), cover price $17.95

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Product Description: A critical alternative analysis of key issues in the current policy debate about incarceration and prison overcrowding, including who goes to prison, contemporary prison conditions, maximum security, and release policies.
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780534219062, titled "It's About Time: America's Imprisonment Binge" | Wadsworth Pub Co, November 1, 1993, cover price $28.95 | also contains It''s About Time: America''s Imprisonment Binge | About this edition: A critical alternative analysis of key issues in the current policy debate about incarceration and prison overcrowding, including who goes to prison, contemporary prison conditions, maximum security, and release policies.

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Product Description: This is a colorful collection of more than 200 classic advertisements, drawn from the British Library's rich collection of vintage ephemera. It includes colorful, amusing, and sometimes bizarre advertising from the late 19th and early 20th centuries...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780712357586 | British Library Board, November 15, 2015, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: This is a colorful collection of more than 200 classic advertisements, drawn from the British Library's rich collection of vintage ephemera.

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Product Description: The 2015 RDA Print Revision contains:A full accumulation of RDA the revision contains a full set of all current RDA instructions. It replaces the previous version of RDA Print rather than being an update packet to that version. Numerous changes to the text of RDA have been made since the publication of the 2014 Revision...read more
By American Library Association (corporate author), Australian Committee on Cataloguing (corporate author), British Library (corporate author) and Joint Steering Committee (corporate author)

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9780838913468 | Revised edition (Amer Library Assn, August 10, 2015), cover price $185.00 | About this edition: The 2015 RDA Print Revision contains:A full accumulation of RDA the revision contains a full set of all current RDA instructions.

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Product Description: Enthroned at thirteen, Akbar the Great ruled the Mughal Empire in India for forty-nine years until his death in 1605. Commissioned by Akbar, the Akbarnama manuscript chronicles his lineage, life, and reign in three volumes written by AbuÃ'Â'l-Fazl ibn Mubarak, the emperorÃ'Â's vizier...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780764969874, titled "The Book of Akbar 2016 Calendar" | Wal edition (Pomegranate, July 15, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Enthroned at thirteen, Akbar the Great ruled the Mughal Empire in India for forty-nine years until his death in 1605.

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Product Description: Antique Maps Wall Calendar: Antique Maps 2017 Wall Calendar features a collection of antique maps from the British Library. For centuries, explorers, merchants, and military forces have relied upon maps to help them describe and navigate our planet...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780764970269 | Wal edition (Pomegranate, July 15, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Antique Maps Wall Calendar: Antique Maps 2017 Wall Calendar features a collection of antique maps from the British Library.

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Product Description: 2015 sees the 150th anniversary of the publication of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Charles Lutwidge Dodgson -writing under the pseudonym of 'Lewis Carroll'. A classic that is much loved by adults and children alike, the British Library Pocket Diary 2016 features 'Alice' in all its guises - including images of the original manuscript (including margin drawings) written for Alice Liddell, the inspiration for Alice, as well as illustrations from the original edition by John Tenniel plus other interpretations in subsequent editions...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780711236400 | Dry edition (Frances Lincoln Ltd, July 15, 2015), cover price $12.99 | About this edition: 2015 sees the 150th anniversary of the publication of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Charles Lutwidge Dodgson -writing under the pseudonym of 'Lewis Carroll'.

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Product Description: The British Library is the national library of the UK and 100 Birds from Around the World features birds from their ornithology collection. Sources include: American Ornithology by Alexander Lawson, 1825; The Birds of America, John Audubon, 1827-38; An album of 51 drawings of birds and mammals made at Bencoolen, Sumatra for Sir Stamford Raffles, c...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780711236233 | Box pos edition (Frances Lincoln Ltd, April 3, 2015), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: The British Library is the national library of the UK and 100 Birds from Around the World features birds from their ornithology collection.

By British Library (corporate author)

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9780712357500 | British Library Board, December 15, 2014, cover price $15.00

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Product Description: "A dog is prose; a cat is a poem." —Jean Burden Cats have fascinated, amused, infuriated, and inspired writers for thousands of years. This magnificently varied anthology, including poems by Emily Dickinson, Walter de la Mare, Oscar Wilde, and Thomas Hardy, features fluffy kittens and belligerent toms, moggies snoozing by the fire, and feral tormentors of mice and birds...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780712357470 | British Library Board, December 15, 2014, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: "A dog is prose; a cat is a poem.

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Product Description: This spoken word CD looks back over some of the great love affairs of literary history. The anthology includes readings of poetry, letters, and extracts from works of fiction written by British poets and authors from Shakespearean times to the 20th century...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780712351362 | British Library Board, August 15, 2014, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: This spoken word CD looks back over some of the great love affairs of literary history.

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Product Description: (12x13) Antique Maps - 2015 Calendar
By Pomegranate (corporate author)

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9780764966804 | Wal edition (Pomegranate, July 15, 2014), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: (12x13) Antique Maps - 2015 Calendar

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Product Description: A century on, the poets of World War I remain justly famous as the chroniclers of their time. This spoken word CD, read by acclaimed actor Rory Kinnear, marks the centenary by telling the story of the war in the words of poets young and old...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780712351355 | British Library Board, September 15, 2014, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A century on, the poets of World War I remain justly famous as the chroniclers of their time.

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By British Library (corporate author)

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9780764967177, titled "The Dara Shikoh Album 2015 Calendar" | Wal edition (Pomegranate, July 15, 2014), cover price $14.99

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Product Description: Every traveler to Scotland is enthralled not only by the spectacular scenery but also the wealth of wildlife in the country and its surrounding islands. Wild Scotland brings together a selection of some of the most vocal and representative species of this region, some of which can only be found in this area of the British Isles...read more
By British Library (corporate author) and Cheryl Tipp (editor)

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9780712351287 | British Library Board, February 15, 2014, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Every traveler to Scotland is enthralled not only by the spectacular scenery but also the wealth of wildlife in the country and its surrounding islands.

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Product Description: This new book is a celebration of love through the ages, gathering together more than 100 romantic illustrations from the flirtatious to the kitsch, the charming to the ironic. The vintage imagery is drawn from a huge range of sources—fashion magazines, medieval illuminated manuscripts, book covers, paintings, and cartoons—and it ranges from exquisite depictions of courtly love in the Middle Ages to the pulp novels of the 20th century; from elves in fairy-land to a honeymoon in space...read more
By The British Library (corporate author)

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9780314067418, titled "International Management: A Cultural Approach" | South-Western Pub, June 1, 1996, cover price $222.95 | also contains International Management: A Cultural Approach | About this edition: This comprehensive new book approaches international management with a unique cultural perspective, addressing the impact of culture with respect to planning, organizing, staffing, coordinating, and controlling of international businesses.

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9780712357197 | British Library Board, February 15, 2014, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This new book is a celebration of love through the ages, gathering together more than 100 romantic illustrations from the flirtatious to the kitsch, the charming to the ironic.

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Product Description: For as long as Christmas has been celebrated, poets and writers have sought to explore every aspect of it, whether the story of the Nativity or the festive traditions that have grown up over the centuries. A Literary Christmas is a seasonal anthology that collects poems, short stories, and prose extracts by some of the greatest poets and writers in the English language...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780712356138 | British Library Board, November 15, 2015, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: For as long as Christmas has been celebrated, poets and writers have sought to explore every aspect of it, whether the story of the Nativity or the festive traditions that have grown up over the centuries.
9780712309684 | British Library Board, October 15, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: For as long as Christmas has been celebrated, poets and writers have sought to explore every aspect of it, from the story of the nativity to the festive traditions families worldwide have established over the centuries.

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Product Description: To coincide with the release of Keith Waterhouse’s previously unpublished autobiography, How to Live to Be 22, the British Library brings together in a single volume two collections of memoirs by Waterhouse, City Lights and Streets Ahead...read more
By British Library (corporate author)

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9780712309646 | Reprint edition (British Library Board, September 15, 2013), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: To coincide with the release of Keith Waterhouse’s previously unpublished autobiography, How to Live to Be 22, the British Library brings together in a single volume two collections of memoirs by Waterhouse, City Lights and Streets Ahead.

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Product Description: The New Testament of William Tyndale, published in 1525–6, was the first text of the Bible to be printed in English. It's publication is arguably the most important event in the history of the English Reformation—and so controversial at the time that Tyndale, its translator, was tried for heresy, incarcerated, and burned at the stake...read more
By British Library (corporate author) and David Crystal (narrator)

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9780712351270 | British Library Board, August 15, 2013, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The New Testament of William Tyndale, published in 1525–6, was the first text of the Bible to be printed in English.

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9780764964329 | Wal edition (Pomegranate, July 1, 2013), cover price $14.99

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