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Product Description: A fascinating guide to Van Gogh's itinerant life, with vibrant images and stories about the many places where he lived and worked This exciting publication familiarizes readers of all ages with the many fascinating facets of Vincent van Gogh (1853--1890)—artist, correspondent, traveler, and modern explorer of Europe’s cities and countryside...read more
By Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9780300222845 | Yale Univ Pr, November 8, 2016, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A fascinating guide to Van Gogh's itinerant life, with vibrant images and stories about the many places where he lived and worked This exciting publication familiarizes readers of all ages with the many fascinating facets of Vincent van Gogh (1853--1890)—artist, correspondent, traveler, and modern explorer of Europe’s cities and countryside.

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By Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9780545848282 | Arthur a Levine, May 10, 2016, cover price $17.99

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Product Description: One of Northern Europe's most popular writers, Guus Kuijer was fascinated with the Bible from an early age, but was never able to believe it, no matter how hard he tried. Now, in prose that is humorous and sometimes irreverent, Kuijer reinterprets the most popular book in the world, making it new again for the twenty-first century and for the first time rendering it accessible to "unbelievers"—that is, to people who are ready to appreciate it as something other than a sacred text...read more
By Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9781609806767 | Seven Stories Pr, July 12, 2016, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: One of Northern Europe's most popular writers, Guus Kuijer was fascinated with the Bible from an early age, but was never able to believe it, no matter how hard he tried.

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Product Description: Jaap Sitters was only eight years old when his mother cut the yellow stars off his clothes and sent him, alone, on a fifteen-mile walk to hide with relatives. It was a terrifying night, one he would never forget. Before the end of the war, he would hide in secret rooms and behind walls...read more

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9780545543644 | Reprint edition (Arthur a Levine, March 29, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Jaap Sitters was only eight years old when his mother cut the yellow stars off his clothes and sent him, alone, on a fifteen-mile walk to hide with relatives.

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Product Description: "Evens is the finest ambassador for Belgian illustration since Hergé." --The GuardianBrecht Evens, the award-winning author of The Wrong Place and The Making Of, returns with an unsettling graphic novel about a little girl and her imaginary feline companion...read more
By Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9781770462267 | Drawn & Quarterly Pubns, April 26, 2016, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: "Evens is the finest ambassador for Belgian illustration since Hergé.

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Product Description: It is said that during his abortive campaign to invade Britannia, the infamous Roman emperor Caligula ordered his legions into the surf to attack Poseidon and claim seashells as trophies of war. Cees Nooteboom is considerably more thoughtful in his relationship with the god of the sea...read more
By Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9781623659141 | Italian edition edition (Maclehose Pr, January 5, 2016), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: It is said that during his abortive campaign to invade Britannia, the infamous Roman emperor Caligula ordered his legions into the surf to attack Poseidon and claim seashells as trophies of war.

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9781782066200 | Gardners Books, November 5, 2015, cover price $14.75

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Product Description: Emiel Steegman, an unknown writer with a handful of novels to his name, is due to have dinner with a group of Estonian colleagues but cancels at the last moment "due to a somewhat difficult time for the family". A nasty feeling immediately comes over him: is he inviting trouble for his family in doing so? And what if a biographer stumbled on this? Would he not then suspect that something significant had happened in his life? The thought gives him a great idea for a new novel about a successful author, T, who becomes famous with an existential crime novel and increasingly worries about what his future biographer will write about him, so he withdraws entirely from public life...read more
By Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9780857052735 | Gardners Books, October 1, 2015, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Emiel Steegman, an unknown writer with a handful of novels to his name, is due to have dinner with a group of Estonian colleagues but cancels at the last moment "due to a somewhat difficult time for the family".

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Product Description: This item is a used paperback.
By Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9780380811748, titled "H.M.S. Hood Vs Bismark: The Battleship Battle" | Reprint edition (Avon Books, December 1, 1989), cover price $3.95 | also contains H.M.S. Hood Vs Bismark: The Battleship Battle | About this edition: This item is a used paperback.

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Product Description: This graphic biography documents the brief and intense period of creativity Vincent van Gogh (1853–1890) spent in Arles, Provence, in southern France. Here van Gogh dreams of setting up an artists’ studio—a haven where he and his friends can paint together...read more
By Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9780317995817, titled "A Past Still Alive: The Pittsburgh History Landmarks Foundation Celebrates 25 Years" | Pittsburgh History &, June 1, 1989, cover price $32.95 | also contains A Past Still Alive: The Pittsburgh History Landmarks Foundation Celebrates 25 Years

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9781906838799 | Selfmadehero, March 3, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This graphic biography documents the brief and intense period of creativity Vincent van Gogh (1853–1890) spent in Arles, Provence, in southern France.

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The editors of Good Housekeeping introduce a new guide to home cooking--covering everything from kitchen basics to gourmet meals with one thousand concise, easy-to-follow recipes, advice on herbs and spices, fifty quick menus for the stressed-out chef, and much more. Reprint.

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9780380811670, titled "New Good Housekeeping Cookbook" | Avon Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $7.99 | also contains New Good Housekeeping Cookbook | About this edition: The editors of Good Housekeeping introduce a new guide to home cooking--covering everything from kitchen basics to gourmet meals with one thousand concise, easy-to-follow recipes, advice on herbs and spices, fifty quick menus for the stressed-out chef, and much more.

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Product Description: The thrilling story of one boy's battle against evil set in an enchanted world of chivalry, courage, and true friendshipSixteen-year-old Tiuri must spend hours locked in a chapel in silent contemplation if he is to be knighted the next day...read more
By Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9780545819787 | David Fickling Books, August 25, 2015, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: The thrilling story of one boy's battle against evil set in an enchanted world of chivalry, courage, and true friendshipSixteen-year-old Tiuri must spend hours locked in a chapel in silent contemplation if he is to be knighted the next day.

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9781782690269 | Gardners Books, June 5, 2014, cover price $13.50

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Product Description: In 2007, after the suicide of his son, Linthout wrote and drew the graphic novel Years of the Elephant, which was nominated for a number of international awards and won the Bronzen Adhemar, the most important Flemish comics award...read more

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9781894994804 | Reprint edition (Conundrum Pr, May 8, 2014), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: In 2007, after the suicide of his son, Linthout wrote and drew the graphic novel Years of the Elephant, which was nominated for a number of international awards and won the Bronzen Adhemar, the most important Flemish comics award.

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Product Description: The winner of numerous literary awards including the Anne Frank Prize and Goethe Prize, Cees Nooteboom, novelist, poet and journalist, “is a careful prose stylist of a notably philosophical bent.” (J.M. Coetzee, The New York Review of Books)   In Roads to Berlin, Nooteboom’s reportage, “from a 1963 Khrushchev rally in East Berlin to the tearing down of the Palast der Republik, brilliantly captures the intensity of the capital and its ‘associated layers of memory,’” The Economist said...read more
By Cees Nooteboom, Simone Sassen (photographer) and Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9781623650971 | Quercus, October 1, 2013, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The winner of numerous literary awards including the Anne Frank Prize and Goethe Prize, Cees Nooteboom, novelist, poet and journalist, "is a careful prose stylist of a notably philosophical bent.

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9781623658441, titled "Roads to Berlin: Detours & Riddles in the Lands & History of Germany" | Reprint edition (Quercus, October 7, 2014), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The winner of numerous literary awards including the Anne Frank Prize and Goethe Prize, Cees Nooteboom, novelist, poet and journalist, “is a careful prose stylist of a notably philosophical bent.

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Product Description: Winner of the 2012 Batchelder AwardBased on a real series of events that happened during World War II, Soldier Bear tells the story of an orphaned bear cub adopted by a group of Polish soldiers in Iran. The soldiers raise the bear and eventually enlist him as a soldier to ensure that he stays with the company...read more
By Bibi Dumon Tak, Philip Hopman (illustrator) and Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9780802853752 | Italian edition edition (Eerdmans Pub Co, August 22, 2011), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: Winner of the 2012 Batchelder AwardBased on a real series of events that happened during World War II, Soldier Bear tells the story of an orphaned bear cub adopted by a group of Polish soldiers in Iran.

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Product Description: The Home series is devoted to interior design and decoration, and presented in a handy format. Leading architects and interior specialists provide inspirational and unique designs that are packed with impressive ideas for your own home...read more
By Jo Pauwels (photographer) and Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9789089440419 | Beta-Plus, October 15, 2009, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The Home series is devoted to interior design and decoration, and presented in a handy format.

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Product Description: The Home series is devoted to interior design and decoration, and presented in a handy format. Leading architects and interior specialists provide inspirational and unique designs that are packed with impressive ideas for your own home...read more
By Jo Pauwels (photographer) and Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9789089440341 | 1 edition (Beta-Plus, October 15, 2009), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The Home series is devoted to interior design and decoration, and presented in a handy format.

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Product Description: Features the recent projects of eminent interior designer Stephanie Laporte.
By Jo Pauwels (photographer) and Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9789077213834 | Mul edition (Beta-Plus, June 1, 2008), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Features the recent projects of eminent interior designer Stephanie Laporte.

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Product Description: A monograph of Esther Gutmer who runs a highly acclaimed interior design firm.
By Esther Gutmer, Jo Pauwels (photographer) and Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9789089440068 | Beta-Plus, June 1, 2008, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: A monograph of Esther Gutmer who runs a highly acclaimed interior design firm.

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Product Description: Twenty exclusive lofts and apartments.
By Jean-Pierre Gabriel (photographer), Jo Pauwels (photographer), Wim Pauwels (foreword by) and Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9789077213865 | Beta-Plus, May 15, 2008, cover price $95.00 | About this edition: Twenty exclusive lofts and apartments.

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Product Description: Describes and illustrates antique building materials.
By Jo Pauwels (photographer), Wim Pauwels (foreword by), Moniek Peers (photographer) and Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9789077213940 | Beta-Plus, March 1, 2008, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Describes and illustrates antique building materials.

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Product Description: This book illustrates trends in contemporary living by showing twenty projects carried out by leading architects and interior designers. They demonstrate that contemporary living nowadays calls for more than the harmonious integration of the latest designer furniture in a modern context...read more
By Jo Pauwels (photographer) and Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9789077213513 | Beta-Plus, August 30, 2006, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This book illustrates trends in contemporary living by showing twenty projects carried out by leading architects and interior designers.

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Product Description: Restored by architects and interior specialists from all corners of the globe, the houses featured in this book have one important thing in common: the continual search for peace and serenity in architecture and interior design, in symbiosis with the surrounding landscape and respect for history and local traditions...read more
By Jean-Luc Pauwels (photographer), Jo Pauwels (photographer), Wim Pauwels and Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9789077213315 | Beta-Plus, July 30, 2006, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Restored by architects and interior specialists from all corners of the globe, the houses featured in this book have one important thing in common: the continual search for peace and serenity in architecture and interior design, in symbiosis with the surrounding landscape and respect for history and local traditions.

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Product Description: Twenty-six inspiring projects created by leading architects and interior specialists are presented here.
By Jo Pauwels (photographer) and Laura Watkinson (trans)

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9789077213520 | Beta-Plus, July 30, 2006, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Twenty-six inspiring projects created by leading architects and interior specialists are presented here.

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