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9781530015702 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 13, 2016, cover price $6.99

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Product Description: Terry Frost (1915–2003) was one of Britain’s great abstract painters. His career started with his introduction to art in a prisoner of war camp, and stretched into the 21st century. Resolutely abstract and joyful, his paintings, collages, and sculptures are known for their exuberance and strong color...read more

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9781849763646 | Reprint edition (Tate Gallery Pubn, November 10, 2015), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Terry Frost (1915–2003) was one of Britain’s great abstract painters.

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9781854373090 | Tate Gallery Pubn, September 1, 2000, cover price $16.50 | About this edition: Sir Terry Frost has become one of Britain's foremost senior artists, renowned for the exuberance and joy of his paintings and personality.

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Product Description: Renowned for her elegantly sleek sculptures in stone, wood, and bronze, Barbara Hepworth (1903–1975) is among Britain’s most important modern artists. This groundbreaking new publication focuses on the spaces and contexts, physical and conceptual, in which the artist is positioned...read more
By Chris Stephens (editor)

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9781849763318 | Tate Pub Ltd, June 30, 2015, cover price $54.80 | About this edition: Renowned for her elegantly sleek sculptures in stone, wood, and bronze, Barbara Hepworth (1903–1975) is among Britain’s most important modern artists.

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9781854373472 | Tate Gallery Pubn, March 1, 2001, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Barbara Hepworth (1903-75) is internationally acclaimed as one of the major sculptors of the mid-20th century.

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Product Description: Modern Art and St. Ives explores the art and artists associated with this seaside Cornwall town from 1915 to 1965. The authors investigate how the art of St. Ives drew upon two key strands of modern art: the utopian ideal of constructivism that began in Moscow in the 1910s and continued through Berlin and Paris between the world wars, and the tradition of craft and the handmade...read more

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9781849763028 | Tate Gallery Pubn, May 5, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Modern Art and St.

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Product Description: Art historian, collector, museum director, and broadcaster Kenneth Clark (1903–1983) was one of the leading cultural figures of the mid-20th century. This new book considers all aspects of his life and work, including his landmark TV series, Civilization...read more
By Chris Stephens (editor) and John-paul Stonnard (editor)

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9781849762601 | Tate Gallery Pubn, November 11, 2014, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Art historian, collector, museum director, and broadcaster Kenneth Clark (1903–1983) was one of the leading cultural figures of the mid-20th century.

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Product Description: With entries on over 170 artworks representing the unrivaled collection at Tate Britain, this useful handbook provides a lively and informative introduction to the story of art in Britain over the last five hundred years. A concise and accessible guide, the handbook’s publication coincides with the new chronological re-hanging of the Tate Collection...read more
By Penelope Curtis (editor)

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9781849760331 | Tate Gallery Pubn, May 6, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: With entries on over 170 artworks representing the unrivaled collection at Tate Britain, this useful handbook provides a lively and informative introduction to the story of art in Britain over the last five hundred years.

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Product Description: Mention the phrase "traditional Welsh costume," and a clear image springs to mind of Welsh women sat in their tall black hats, homespun shawls, heavy skirts with clogs on their feet whilst knitting or spinning wool. However, here we have a detailed history of the costume from the 19th century and earlier...read more

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9781848517530 | Gomer Pr, February 1, 2014, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Mention the phrase "traditional Welsh costume," and a clear image springs to mind of Welsh women sat in their tall black hats, homespun shawls, heavy skirts with clogs on their feet whilst knitting or spinning wool.

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Product Description: Picasso and Modern British Art is the first book to explore an overlooked yet important aspect of Pablo Picasso’s life and work: his lifelong connection with the United Kingdom. Tracing his rise in Britain, the ways in which his work was exhibited and collected there during his lifetime, and the evolution of his critical reception, this book demonstrates that the British engagement with Picasso and his art has been much deeper and more varied than was previously understood...read more
By James Beechey (editor), Andrew Brighton (contributor), Christopher Green (contributor), Richard Humphreys (contributor) and Chris Stephens (editor)

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9781854378903 | Tate Gallery Pubn, July 1, 2012, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Picasso and Modern British Art is the first book to explore an overlooked yet important aspect of Pablo Picasso’s life and work: his lifelong connection with the United Kingdom.

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Product Description: The eleventh title in the Inside Out series is an informative and accessible tour of the castles and castle ruins of the southern half of the country. This concise guide looks briefly at the history, or stories, of these castles and significant historical events bringing the castles of south Wales vividly to our attention...read more

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9781848512245 | Gomer Pr, August 1, 2010, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: The eleventh title in the Inside Out series is an informative and accessible tour of the castles and castle ruins of the southern half of the country.

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Product Description: Concentrating on Henry Moore’s early and mid-career, this thorough and perceptive reassessment reinstates the sculptor as a key figure in international modernism. The scale of Henry Moore’s success in later life has tended to obscure the radical nature of his achievement...read more
By Chris Stephens (editor)

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9780847834334 | Skira, April 20, 2010, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Concentrating on Henry Moore’s early and mid-career, this thorough and perceptive reassessment reinstates the sculptor as a key figure in international modernism.

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Product Description: Francis Bacon’s style was so personal and distinctive that his influence lay more in the intensity of his commitment to art itself than in any direct stylistic legacy. The British artist developed a way of portraying the human body that was unique in the history of painting—usually in isolation, at moments of extreme tension or even pain, distorted like figures from a fantastical nightmare...read more
By Matthew Gale (editor), Martin Harrison (contributor) and Chris Stephens (editor)

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9780847832750 | Skira, May 19, 2009, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Francis Bacon’s style was so personal and distinctive that his influence lay more in the intensity of his commitment to art itself than in any direct stylistic legacy.

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Product Description: Saints and sinners abound in Welsh history and mythology and retain an influence on modern Welsh life. This book provides an informed and entertaining glance at saintly figures such as Winifred, Melangell and David and rogues like Harri Morgan and Twm Siôn Cati to name but a few...read more

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9781848510722 | Gomer Pr, March 1, 2009, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Saints and sinners abound in Welsh history and mythology and retain an influence on modern Welsh life.

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Product Description: Leading authorities explore the transition from the High Victorian period to the counterculture of the 1960s and the Young British Artists of the 1990s. The book brings to the fore Britain’s complex role as a focus for the dissemination of modernist ideas, as well as the reaction against them, and details the political, social, and commercial relationships underpinning the role of art and artists in the history of modern Britain...read more
By Chris Stephens (editor)

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9780300116724 | Yc British Art, January 13, 2009, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Leading authorities explore the transition from the High Victorian period to the counterculture of the 1960s and the Young British Artists of the 1990s.

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Product Description: Ben Nicholson (1894-1982) is widely considered to be one of the most important artists to have emerged from Britain in the last hundred years. In the early 1920s he first saw Cubist paintings and began producing Cubist-influenced works: other informative influences included the Cornish naive painter Alfred Wallis; the sculptor Barbara Hepworth, who became his second wife; and the avant-garde artists he encountered in Paris that included Braque, Mondrian, and Picasso...read more
By Margaret Garlake (contributor), Ysanne Holt (contributor) and Chris Stephens (editor)

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9781854377401 | Tate Gallery Pubn, September 1, 2008, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Ben Nicholson (1894-1982) is widely considered to be one of the most important artists to have emerged from Britain in the last hundred years.

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Every child loves a farmyard - metal(or plastic) farm animals and machinery are some of our most treasured toys, and yet farming itself is not all fun. Since the hunters and gatherers first settled down to grow crops and to care for animals, they have been fighting against the elements of nature. This book about farming features photographs.

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9781843237020 | Gomer Pr, July 6, 2007, cover price $9.25 | About this edition: Every child loves a farmyard - metal(or plastic) farm animals and machinery are some of our most treasured toys, and yet farming itself is not all fun.

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Suitable for those who wonder why leeks are synonymous with the Welsh, why Wales is known as the land of song or what Welsh Cakes are, this book explores the history behind the way of life enjoyed in Wales, and explains some of the more mysterious aspects of Welsh culture.

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9781843237679 | Gomer Pr, July 1, 2007, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Suitable for those who wonder why leeks are synonymous with the Welsh, why Wales is known as the land of song or what Welsh Cakes are, this book explores the history behind the way of life enjoyed in Wales, and explains some of the more mysterious aspects of Welsh culture.

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Product Description: Art and the 60s presents a comprehensive cultural history of the period, exploring a wide range of visual media, including fine art, architecture and photography, examining works in the context of such phenomena as Americanisation, the breakdown of the divide between 'high' and 'low' culture, pop music, the sexual revolution and the growth of the counter-culture...read more
By Lizzie Carey-Thomas (contributor), Barry Curtis (contributor), Hymie Dunn (contributor), Adrian Glew (contributor), David Alan Mellor (contributor), Simon Sadler (contributor), Chris Stephens (editor), Katherine Stout (editor), Rachel Tant (contributor), Toby Treves (contributor) and Andrew Wilson (contributor)

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9781854375223 | Tate Gallery Pubn, October 1, 2004, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Art and the 60s presents a comprehensive cultural history of the period, exploring a wide range of visual media, including fine art, architecture and photography, examining works in the context of such phenomena as Americanisation, the breakdown of the divide between 'high' and 'low' culture, pop music, the sexual revolution and the growth of the counter-culture.

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Product Description: Augustus John (1878-1961) was a hugely charismatic and colourful figure, his technical skill as a draughtsman matched by his bohemian manners and dashing appearance. In the pre-war years he epitomised the rebellious artist, travelling the country in a caravan and learning Romany as a result of the time he spent with gypsies...read more
By David Fraser Jenkins (editor) and Chris Stephens (editor)

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9781854375438 | Tate Gallery Pubn, October 1, 2004, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Augustus John (1878-1961) was a hugely charismatic and colourful figure, his technical skill as a draughtsman matched by his bohemian manners and dashing appearance.

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Product Description: Barbara Hepworth was one of the most significant sculptors of the twentieth century and one of the most successful women artists of her time.Published to commemorate the centenary of her birth, this beautifully illustrated book accompanies exhibitions at Tate St...read more
By Simon Armitage (editor), Sophie Bowness (editor), David Lewis (editor), Peter Murray (editor) and Chris Stephens (editor)

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9781854374790 | Tate Gallery Pubn, September 1, 2003, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: Barbara Hepworth was one of the most significant sculptors of the twentieth century and one of the most successful women artists of her time.

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Product Description: English artist Barbara Hepworth (1903-1975) created a unique combination of subtropical garden and sculpture park at Trewyn in St. Ives-a haven of peace that acted as a showplace for her sculpture, a working environment, and an opportunity for Hepworth to pursue her other great love, gardening...read more

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9780810962552 | Tate Gallery Pubn, October 1, 2002, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: English artist Barbara Hepworth (1903-1975) created a unique combination of subtropical garden and sculpture park at Trewyn in St.

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9780759665194 | Authorhouse, January 1, 2002, cover price $18.95

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Product Description: The definitive book on Peter Lanyon, Britain's most innovative landscape painter since World War II. According to Nicholas Serota, Director of the Tate Gallery, "His powerful paintings...placed him at the forefront of abstract painting...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781901785043 | 21 Pub, September 1, 2001, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The definitive book on Peter Lanyon, Britain's most innovative landscape painter since World War II.

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Product Description: This is the first monograph to be published on Hubert Dalwood, one of the most successful British sculptors. It considers his use of materials, studio practice and public commissions. The biography is complemented by a list of his exhibitions.'

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9780853317869 | Lund Humphries Pub Ltd, February 1, 2000, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: This is the first monograph to be published on Hubert Dalwood, one of the most successful British sculptors.

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Product Description: Bryan Wynter drew upon nature as the principal source for his art. From his windswept, isolated cottage Wynter explored and studied the life of the Cornish moors, and that unique environment lies behind all of his work. From his early neo-romantic landscapes he developed a new style of gestural abstraction that secured his position as one of the leading British artists of the 1950s...read more

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9781854372932 | Tate Gallery Pubn, January 1, 1998, cover price $16.50 | About this edition: Bryan Wynter drew upon nature as the principal source for his art.

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