Summer Reading Guide: Art & design

 Special priceAnnie Leibovitz at Work

Annie Leibovitz at Work

Annie Leibovitz

Annie Leibovitz, our most celebrated living photographer, explains how her pictures are made

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Atlas of Brutalist Architecture

Atlas of Brutalist Architecture

Phaidon Press

This is the only book to thoroughly document the world's finest examples of Brutalist architecture. More than 850 buildings - existing and demolished, classic and contemporary - are organized geographically into nine continental...

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Bohemian Living: Creative Homes around the World

Bohemian Living: Creative Homes around the World

Robyn Lea

Featuring interiors from 20 homes in Australia, Europe and the USA, Bohemian Living sidesteps the world of carefully constructed interior design and, instead, dives into the liberated and nonconformist atmosphere of offbeat beauty...

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Drawing Architecture

Drawing Architecture

Helen Thomas

An elegant presentation of stunning and inspiring architectural drawings from antiquity to the present day

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The Golden Thread: How Fabric Changed History

The Golden Thread: How Fabric Changed History

Kassia St Clair

A new history of ingenuity from the author of The Secret Lives of Colour.

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Living in the Desert

Living in the Desert

Phaidon Editors

A carefully curated and beautifully photographed selection of 50 architect-designed houses that reflects contemporary concerns about the unique challenges presented by life in the desert's sensitive environment

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 Special priceMade to Last: A Compendium of Artisans, Trades & Projects

Made to Last: A Compendium of Artisans, Trades & Projects

Vanessa Murray

A beautiful collection of covetable handmade objects from a new generation of artisans the world over, with DIY craft projects inspired by them

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 Special priceMirka & Georges: A Culinary Affair

Mirka & Georges: A Culinary Affair

Lesley Harding, Kendrah Morgan

Meet the legendary Mirka and Georges Mora, with classic French recipes, untold anecdotes, photographs and Mirka's sensuous and colourful artworks.  

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 Special priceModern Retro Home: Tips & inspiration for creating great mid-century styles

Modern Retro Home: Tips & inspiration for creating great mid-century styles

Jason Grant

Modern Retro Home is your key to unlocking the secrets behind styling a contemporary home that takes inspiration from the design aesthetics of the '50s, '60s, '70s and '80s --Back cover.

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Fashion Climbing: A New York Life

Fashion Climbing: A New York Life

Bill Cunningham

'I took to New York life like a star shooting through the heavens...' Bill Cunningham's first love was fashion but the big city came a close second.

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Urban Sanctuary

Urban Sanctuary

Anna Johnson, Richard Black

Urban Sanctuary showcases outstanding contemporary houses from Australia and New Zealand situated in urban contexts that explore and demonstrate new inventive ways of living with the outdoors.

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A Girl's Guide to Personal Hygiene: True Stories, Illustrated

A Girl’s Guide to Personal Hygiene: True Stories, Illustrated

Tallulah Pomeroy

Women aren't as ladylike as people would like to imagine. Using secrets collected from hundreds of them, this exquisitely disgusting illustrated book rewrites our definition of femininity.

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 Special priceFormula One: The Pursuit of Speed

Formula One: The Pursuit of Speed

Maurice Hamilton, Paul-Henri Cahier, Bernard Cahier

With over 300 photographs - from the 1950s to the present day - all from The Cahier Archive and many previously unpublished, The Pursuit of Speed is the ultimate celebration of Formula One.

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