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Alphonse Mucha

Though very much an individual and spiritual artist, Alfonse Mucha was a defining figure of the Art Nouveau era and is loved for his distinctive lush style and images of beautiful women in arabesque poses among the plethora of paintings, posters, advertisements and designs he produced. This title presents a range of his work.
ISBN: 9781844517305 - Series: Masterworks
30,000 words - 170 illustrations - 200 pages - Hardback - Colour Illustrated
£20.00
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Animation Art (eBook)

‘From popular Disney characters to obscure personal films, it is all covered: Hollywood hits and Japanese anime, as well as Russian masterpieces and Asian art films. Looking it over, it’s quite a wild ride.’ Jerry Beck, General Editor
ISBN: 9781781362068 - Series: Illustrated Digital Editions
120,000 words - 380 illustrations - 382 pages - Electronic book text - Heavily illustrated throughout
£14.99
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Art Deco

Focusing on Art Deco graphic art and illustration, this coffee-table book features fascinating text on the movement in general, fashion and advertising, accompanied by beautiful reproductions of work by talents such as Barbier, Erté, Cassandre and Colin. Echoing examples of other forms of Art Deco are also included.
ISBN: 9781847862792 - Series: Masterworks
30,000 words - 170 illustrations - 192 pages - Hardback
£20.00
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Art Nouveau

Focusing on two-dimensional Art Nouveau works, this coffee-table book features fascinating text on the movement in general, graphic art and fine art, accompanied by beautiful reproductions of work by artists such as Toulouse-Lautrec, Gaudi´ and Tiffany.
ISBN: 9781847862808 - Series: Masterworks
30,000 words - 170 illustrations - 192 pages - Hardback
£20.00
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Bike

Takes you through the benefits of bike riding, offering all the information you need to know to start pedalling: choose your bike – with the differences between types, such as hybrid and racer; how to choose your helmet, clothing and other accessories; care and maintenance, and how to keep safe on the roads.
ISBN: 9781786640840 - Series: Health & Sport
40,000 words - 150 illustrations - 176 pages - Spiral bound - Semi-concealed spiral
£9.99

Chilling Ghost Short Stories

A deluxe edition with a chilling selection of original and classic short stories. The new tales, many of them published here for the first time, bring a modern twist to the outstanding mix of intrigue that lurks in the furtive imagination of E.F. Benson, Henry James, Wilkie Collins, Washington Irving , Edith Wharton, Oscar Wilde and so many more.
ISBN: 9781783613755 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Chilling Ghost Short Stories

Best on Kindle Fire. A deluxe edition with a chilling selection of original and classic short stories. The new tales, many of them published here for the first time, bring a modern twist to the outstanding mix of intrigue that lurks in the furtive imagination of E.F. Benson, Henry James, Wilkie Collins, Edith Wharton, Oscar Wilde and many more.
ISBN: 9781786645081 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
25 illustrations - 480 pages - Electronic book text
£12.00
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Chilling Horror Short Stories

A deluxe edition of original and classic short stories, packed with monsters, vampires and the weird. Tales of shadows and voices in the dark from the likes of H.P. Lovecraft, Edgar Allan Poe, Mary Shelley, Nathaniel Hawthorne and William Hope Hodgson are cast with previously unpublished stories by some of the best writers of horror today.
ISBN: 9781783613748 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Chilling Horror Short Stories

Best on Kindle Fire. A deluxe edition of original and classic short stories, packed with monsters, vampires and the weird. Tales of shadows and voices in the dark from the likes of H.P. Lovecraft, Edgar Allan Poe, Mary Shelley and William Hope Hodgson are cast with previously unpublished stories by some of the best writers of horror today.
ISBN: 9781786645098 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
25 illustrations - 480 pages - Electronic book text
£12.00
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Crime & Mystery Short Stories

Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, Ghosts, Horror and Science Fiction, this latest in the series is packed with detectives, mystery and murder, from classic authors and exciting budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781783619887 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Crime & Mystery Short Stories

Best on Kindle Fire. Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, Ghosts, Horror and Science Fiction, this latest in the series is packed with detectives, mystery and murder, from classic authors and exciting budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781786645111 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
25 illustrations - 480 pages - Electronic book text
£12.00
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Cycling

Takes you through the green benefits of bike riding, offering the information you need to know to get pedalling: how to choose your bike - with the differences between types, such as hybrid and racer; how to choose your helmet, clothing and other accessories; and, care and maintenance.
ISBN: 9780857750969 - Series: Green Guides
50,000 words - 150 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
£9.99
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Digital Photography Made Easy

A guide aimed at beginner and intermediate photographers. It introduces the basics of taking, making, managing and sharing digital photos. It includes features on how digital cameras and smart phones work, taking great photographs and how to get the best from your computer, to creating photo libraries, and sharing images by email.
ISBN: 9781783612802 - Series: Made Easy
40,000 words - 150 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
£9.99

Digital Photography Made Easy

A guide aimed at beginner and intermediate photographers. It introduces the basics of taking, making, managing and sharing digital photos. It includes features on how digital cameras and smart phones work, taking great photographs and how to get the best from your computer, to creating photo libraries, and sharing images by email.
ISBN: 9781786642509
150 illustrations - 256 pages - Electronic book text
£4.99
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Dracula

A gripping gothic tale from the majestic Bram Stoker, which led to the birth of a legend and stoked the fertile imagination of film-makers, artists and novelists. When Jonathan Harker visits the remote Transylvanian castle of Count Dracula, little does he know that he will become a captive of the undead!
ISBN: 9780857754653 - Series: Gothic Fiction
3 illustrations - 384 pages - Paperback / softback - B-format
£7.99
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Dracula

A gripping gothic tale from the majestic Bram Stoker, which led to the birth of a legend. A classic in the Gothic Fiction series, with a new biography and Glossary of Victorian and Literary terms
ISBN: 9781907562976 - Series: Gothic Fiction
300 pages - Electronic book text
£1.99

Dragon Art

A survey of contemporary fantasy artwork, specifically of dragons - that popular of fantasy creatures. It features a 'Masters of Dragon Art' section that includes such favourites as Don Maitz and Bob Eggleton. It includes a discussion of dragons and fantasy art, alongside a selection of the best work out there at the moment.
ISBN: 9781847863003 - Series: Inspirations & Techniques
30,000 words - 170 illustrations - 200 pages - Hardback
£20.00
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Dragon Art (eBook)

A survey of contemporary fantasy artwork, specifically of dragons - that popular of fantasy creatures. It features a 'Masters of Dragon Art' section that includes such favourites as Don Maitz and Bob Eggleton. It includes a discussion of dragons and fantasy art, alongside a selection of the best work out there at the moment.
ISBN: 9781781361719 - Series: Inspirations & Techniques
30,000 words - 170 illustrations - 204 pages - Electronic book text - Heavily illustrated throughout
£9.99
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Dystopia Utopia Short Stories

Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, Ghosts, Horror and Science Fiction, this latest in the series is packed with tales set in bleak and paradisiacal worlds of
boundless imagination from classic authors and exciting budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781783619986 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Dystopia Utopia Short Stories

Best on Kindle Fire. Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, this latest in the series is packed with tales set in bleak and paradisiacal worlds of boundless imagination from classic authors and exciting budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781786645142 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
25 illustrations - 480 pages - Electronic book text
£12.00
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Edward Hopper Masterpieces of Art

Showcases all the best-loved work of this perennially popular portrayer of atmospheric modern life. Discover a fresh viewpoint on his life and work, before enjoying the beautiful reproductions of everything from Automat and Early Sunday Morning to the famous Nighthawks.
ISBN: 9781783613601 - Series: Masterpieces of Art
12,000 words - 100 illustrations - 128 pages - Hardback
£12.99

Egon Schiele Masterpieces of Art

Austrian painter Egon Schiele, who was mentored by Gustav Klimt, is best-known for his figurative works, with their defiantly confrontational air and their bold contortions. This book features an introduction to the life and art of the talented painter, and beautifully reproduced full-page artworks in an appealing hardback gift book.
ISBN: 9781786640284 - Series: Masterpieces of Art
12,000 words - 90 illustrations - 128 pages - Hardback - Fully Illustrated throughout
£12.99

Erté

Perhaps no individual is more associated with the 20th century art deco revival than artist and designer, Erté. Although his talent spanned many fields, Erté is perhaps best-known for his fashion, jewellery and interior designs. Combining fresh and thoughtful text and beautiful illustrations, this coffee-table book is the definitive Erté companion.
ISBN: 9781783612161 - Series: Masterworks
35,000 words - 170 illustrations - 192 pages - Hardback
£20.00

Erte (eBook)

Perhaps no individual is more associated with the 20th century art deco revival than artist and designer, Erté. Although his talent spanned many fields, Erté is perhaps best-known for his fashion, jewellery and interior designs. Combining fresh and thoughtful text and beautiful illustrations, this coffee-table book is the definitive Erté companion.
ISBN: 9781781361993 - Series: Masterworks
35,000 words - 170 illustrations - 192 pages - Electronic book text - Heavily illustrated throughout
£9.99
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Fantasy Art: Warriors and Heroes

'Warriors & Heroes' is a stunning display of contemporary fantasy art, a complement to its bestselling predecessor, 'Dragon Art'. The 'Masters & Origins' section discusses influences such as Roy G. Krenkel, the Hildebrandt Brothers and Frazetta, and is then followed by a large selection of the best of the current crop of fantasy artists.
ISBN: 9780857758095 - Series: Inspirations & Techniques
39,000 words - 170 illustrations - 192 pages - Hardback - Illustrated Throughout
£20.00

First World War Posters

Features an introduction to the First World War and its posters, and 100 key works. Beautifully reproduced full-page artworks in an appealing hardback giftbook.
ISBN: 9780857758163 - Series: Masterpieces of Art
12,000 words - 100 illustrations - 144 pages - Hardback - Illustrated Throughout
£14.99
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First World War Posters

Features an introduction to the First World War and its posters, and 100 key works. Beautifully reproduced full-page artworks in an appealing hardback giftbook.
ISBN: 9781781361818 - Series: Masterpieces of Art
12,000 words - 100 illustrations - 144 pages - Electronic book text
£4.99
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Fonts and Typefaces Made Easy

Getting to grips with the fonts and typefaces is an essential path to successful design, whether your work is online, in print or just for fun. This fantastic new book runs through the classes of type, with examples of individual fonts, extensive case studies, and shows you how to create the best designs, every time. Traditional and digital use.
ISBN: 9781783616053 - Series: Made Easy (Art)
20,000 words - 250 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
£9.99

Fonts and Typefaces Made Easy

Getting to grips with the fonts and typefaces is an essential path to successful design, whether your work is online, in print or just for fun. This fantastic new book runs through the classes of type, with examples of individual fonts, extensive case studies, and shows you how to create the best designs, every time. Traditional and digital use.
ISBN: 9781786644862 - Series: Made Easy (Art)
256 words - 250 illustrations - Electronic book text
£4.99
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Gothic Art

Gothic Art is a powerful new illustrated book, packed with inimate portraits of lonely vampires, winsome witches and stunning eerie visions. With digital and traditional paintings and photo art, and a fascinating discussion of the gothic, this is a must-have read for anyone interested in the slightly darker, anarchic side of art.
ISBN: 9780857759948 - Series: Inspirations & Techniques
29,000 words - 170 illustrations - 192 pages - Hardback - Illustrated Throughout
£20.00
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Heroic Fantasy Short Stories

Somewhere between epic history, sword and sorcery and Tolkien-esque fantasy exists a thick vein of storytelling that would make Robert E Howard and H.G. Wells proud. We present a compilation of savage swordplay, and high magic, of daring deeds and gaudy battles, in a blazing mix of classic and brand new writing from terrific modern authors.
ISBN: 9781786644626 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Hieronymus Bosch Masterpieces of Art

Taking account of the latest research, this book gives an overview of what is known of this elusive painter, and reproduces his (and his followers') fantastical, wondrous art, from the apocalyptic Four Visions of the Hereafter to the famous Garden of Earthly Delights, as well as some stunning line drawings.
ISBN: 9781783619726 - Series: Masterpieces of Art
12,000 words - 90 illustrations - 128 pages - Hardback
£12.99

History of Art

From the Renaissance to the Baroque, from the Impressionists to the Surrealists, this book covers the range of popular Western art from the early medieval period. It is intended for the art lovers.
ISBN: 9781844513291 - Series: Masterworks
30,000 words - 170 illustrations - 200 pages - Hardback
£20.00
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How to Paint Made Easy

Painting can be fun, relaxing and rewarding. This wonderful new book, packed with case studies and examples, will show you how to think about your subject, what materials to use, how to layer paint and construct a great piece of art, in watercolours, oils, acrylics or digitally on a computer.
ISBN: 9781786641960 - Series: Made Easy (Art)
20,000 words - 250 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
£9.99

How To Play Classic Riffs

Every developing guitarist wants to be able to produce those amazing sounds familiar to so many people - the awesome solos and guitar virtuosity that are the signature of many songs. This songbook is suitable for those who can't get enough of those classic styles.
ISBN: 9781786642202 - Series: Easy-to-Use
384 illustrations - 384 pages - Electronic book text
£5.99
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How To Play Electric Guitar

Contains the information the new or intermediate electric players need to perfect their playing of this vital instrument. It shows you how to use effects, how to adapt to stage and rehearsal amps, how to record the electric guitar at home on your computer and how to cope with cables, feedback and dodgy microphones while playing live on stage.
ISBN: 9781783618934 - Series: Easy-to-Use
350 illustrations - 384 pages - Electronic book text
£5.99
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How To Play Electric Guitar

Contains the information the new or intermediate electric players need to perfect their playing of this vital instrument. It shows you how to use effects, how to adapt to stage and rehearsal amps, how to record the electric guitar at home on your computer and how to cope with cables, feedback and dodgy microphones while playing live on stage.
ISBN: 9781847867162 - Series: Easy-to-Use
5,000 words - 350 illustrations - 384 pages - Spiral bound
£9.99
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How to Play Guitar (Pick Up & Play)

Expert advice containing everything the new or intermediate guitar player (acoustic or electric) needs to know to really get to grips with making music on this most popular of instruments. This no-nonsense, easy to carry, concealed spiral book will fit into a gig bag, flight case or hand bag with the minimum of fuss.
ISBN: 9781783619573 - Series: Pick Up & Play
2,000 words - 384 illustrations - 176 pages - Spiral bound - Concealed spiral with spine and flaps
£9.99

How To Read Music

A thorough, detailed guide on how to read music, providing everything you need to know, along with a compendium of additional information. Includes ‘Play Along’ sections containing simple, well-known examples of music. With helpful diagrams, clear accessible text and a practical ringbound format.
ISBN: 9781847863058 - Series: Easy-to-Use
4,000 words - 384 illustrations - 384 pages - Spiral bound
£9.99
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J.M.W. Turner Masterpieces of Art

The English Romantic painter Joseph Mallord William Turner (23 April 1775–19 December 1851) was a brilliant landscape artist, a watercolourist and printmaker. This wonderful new book brings to life his greatest achievements in glorious colour.
ISBN: 9781781361931 - Series: Masterpieces of Art
12,000 words - 100 illustrations - 122 pages - Electronic book text - Highly Illustrated
£4.99
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J.M.W. Turner Masterpieces of Art

The English Romantic painter Joseph Mallord William Turner (23 April 1775–19 December 1851) was a brilliant landscape artist, a watercolourist and printmaker. This wonderful new book brings to life his greatest achievements in glorious colour.
ISBN: 9781783612062 - Series: Masterpieces of Art
12,000 words - 100 illustrations - 128 pages - Hardback
£12.99

Jane Austen Deluxe Edition (Sense & Sensibility; Mansfield Park)

A beautiful new book in our deluxe series of romantic reads brings together two of Jane Austen’s most popular novels. Sense & Sensibility is much celebrated for its subtle irony, while the powerful and entertaining Mansfield Park has a harder edge but is no less lacking in undermining its main characters.
ISBN: 9781786645333 - Series: Romantic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Murder Mayhem Short Stories

Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, Ghosts, Horror and Science Fiction, this latest in the series is packed with hard-boiled detectives, monsters, psychopaths and a high body count, from classic authors and budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781783619870 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Murder Mayhem Short Stories

Best on Kindle Fire. Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, this latest in the series is packed with hard-boiled detectives, monsters, psychopaths and a high body count, from classic authors and budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781786645128 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
25 illustrations - 480 pages - Electronic book text
£12.00
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My First Bible Stories

Aims to introduce your child to key biblical characters and their tales. This work includes five stories from Noah's "Ark and Moses" to the story of Easter.
ISBN: 9781844517091 - Series: My First
1,500 words - 25 illustrations - 32 pages - Hardback
£7.99
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Origins of Modern Art

The roots of Modern Art can be seen in the wild paintings of Turner, but it took the Impressionists and the Pre-Raphaelites to break the classical mode until the final blows were dealt by Kandinsky, Klee and Picasso. Once unleashed modernism fragmented into many different forms, each of which are explored in this powerful, illustrated new book.
ISBN: 9781783616107 - Series: Masterworks
35,000 words - 150 illustrations - 192 pages - Hardback - Heavily Illustrated throughout
£20.00

Paul Gauguin Masterpieces of Art

Gauguin began his artistic life as an Impressionist in Paris, but yearning for a wider world view he experimented with decorative art and bright colours to create a form of Symbolism. He painted briefly with Van Gogh but was strongly drawn by the “otherness” of the South Pacific which has secured him a unique place in the history of art.
ISBN: 9781786645586 - Series: Masterpieces of Art
12,000 words - 84 illustrations - 128 pages - Hardback
£12.99

Play Guitar Made Easy

Features everything the new or intermediate guitar player needs to know to get to grips with making music on this popular instrument and leads you from the basics – how to strum, pick and play simple chords– through the various elements of playing rhythm and melodies, to more complicated chords and tunings. Features extensive online links.
ISBN: 9780857758002 - Series: Music Made Easy
10,000 words - 250 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
£9.99
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Science Fiction Short Stories

A deluxe edition of super-charged, original and classic short stories. Dystopia, Post-Apocalypse, time travel, robots and more this brilliant collection brings together the best of today's writers with an eclectic range of sf masters including H. Rider Haggard, Stanley G. Weinbaum, Philip Frances Nowlan, Edward Page Mitchell and Jack London.
ISBN: 9781783616503 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Science Fiction Short Stories

Best on Kindle Fire. A deluxe edition of super-charged, original and classic short stories. Dystopia, Post-Apocalypse, time travel, robots and more this brilliant collection brings together the best of today's writers with an eclectic range of sf masters including H. Rider Haggard, Stanley G. Weinbaum, Edward Page Mitchell and Jack London.
ISBN: 9781786645104 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
25 illustrations - Electronic book text
£12.00
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Steampunk

Imagine a world where steam is the main source of power, but the attitudes are distinctly futuristic – the romance of the past meets the technology of the future. Steampunk is a subculture on the rise and this is the book to show the art, the movies and the fashion.
ISBN: 9781783611225 - Series: Gothic Dreams
10,000 words - 60 illustrations - 128 pages - Hardback
£9.99

Supernatural Horror Short Stories

Another dark tome of terror to follow in the footsteps of our wildly successful Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, Ghosts, Horror, Science Fiction, Murder Mayhem and Crime & Mystery. Contains a fabulous mix of classic and brand new writing, with budding new authors from around the world.
ISBN: 9781786641823 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Swords & Steam Short Stories

Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, Ghosts, Horror and Science Fiction, this latest in the series is packed with swashbuckling, steam-punk and alt-history adventures, from classic authors and exciting budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781783619979 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Swords & Steam Short Stories

Best on Kindle Fire. Following the great success of 2015's Gothic Fantasy, deluxe edition short story compilations, this latest in the series is packed with swashbuckling, steam-punk and alt-history adventures, from classic authors and exciting budding contemporary writers.
ISBN: 9781786645135 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
25 illustrations - 480 pages - Electronic book text
£12.00
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The Definitive Guitar Handbook (2017 Updated)

A best-selling one-stop resource packed with practical advice on how to tackle the basics, such as simple chords and finger-picking, right through to more complex power chords, slurs, bends and slides. The galleries of guitars and guitarists, and the chord dictionary have been comprehensively updated for this edition.
ISBN: 9781786645395
85,000 words - 1,000 illustrations - 352 pages - Paperback / softback
£20.00

The Lair of the White Worm

A masterpiece of horror from the creator of Dracula. Bram Stoker stamps his powerful influence on this grisly horror of sinister proportions. When Adam Salton moves to his uncle’s estate in England hefinds himself embroiled in a terrifying mystery. In a fight to stay alive, Adam must seek out help to discover the horrifying truth.
ISBN: 9780857756770 - Series: Gothic Fiction
3 illustrations - 192 pages - Paperback / softback
£6.99
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The Lair of the White Worm

A gripping gothic tale from the majestic Bram Stoker. A classic in the Gothic Fiction series, with a new biography and Glossary of Victorian and Literary terms
ISBN: 9781907562969 - Series: Gothic Fiction
300 pages - Electronic book text
£1.99

The Original Jelly Roll Blues

The self-styled 'Originator of Jazz', Ferdinand 'Jelly Roll' Morton was a virtuoso pianist, composer and band leader. His many songs include "Wolverine Blues", "Shake It" and "King Porter Stomp". This book talks about his life and work, with a series of critical, biographically-based primers about the leading musicians and songwriters in Jazz.
ISBN: 9781844513949 - Series: Jazz Motivations
90,000 words - 16 illustrations - 256 pages - Paperback / softback
£12.99
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Time Travel Short Stories

From H.G.Wells, Jules Verne and Edward Page Mitchell stories of travelling back and forth in time have brought us ancient and future civilisations, terrifying visions and cautionary tales. Our successful Gothic and Fantasy deluxe edition short story series brings you a constellation of classic and new writing with authors from around the world.
ISBN: 9781786644633 - Series: Gothic Fantasy
280,000 words - 25 illustrations - 480 pages - Hardback - Deluxe edition, printed on silver, matt laminated, gold and silver foil stamped, embossed.
£20.00

Vampires

The launch of Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight books and the blockbuster movies brought a storm of interest in the gothic to the willing minds of an entire generation of young adults. The lure of the forbidden, romantic imagination is boldy brought to life in this beautiful new book.
ISBN: 9780857759924 - Series: Gothic Dreams
10,000 words - 60 illustrations - 128 pages - Hardback
£9.99
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Vampires

The launch of Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight books and the blockbuster movies brought a storm of interest in the gothic to the willing minds of an entire generation of young adults. The lure of the forbidden, romantic imagination is boldy brought to life in this beautiful new book.
ISBN: 9781786642417 - Series: Gothic Dreams
60 illustrations - 128 pages - Electronic book text
£4.99
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Vampires (eBook)

The launch of Stephanie Meyer’s Twilight books and the blockbuster movies brought a storm of interest in the gothic to the willing minds of an entire generation of young adults. The lure of the forbidden, romantic imagination is boldy brought to life in this beautiful new book.
ISBN: 9781781361740 - Series: Gothic Dreams
10,000 words - 60 illustrations - 128 pages - Electronic book text - Heavily illustrated throughout
£4.99
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Van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh is considered one of the world's greatest painters. Presenting Van Gogh's letters to his brother Theo, this book lets you discover the true depth of the artist's thoughts, beliefs, ambitions and his struggle with his mental illness.
ISBN: 9781847869920 - Series: Masterworks
40,000 words - 170 illustrations - 192 pages - Hardback
£20.00
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William Morris

William Morris was an outstanding character of many talents, being an architect, writer, social campaigner, artist and, with his Kelmscott Press, an important figure of the Arts and Crafts movement. This book offers a survey of his life and work alongside some of his finest decorative work.
ISBN: 9781847867131 - Series: Masterworks
30,000 words - 170 illustrations - 192 pages - Hardback
£20.00
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Zombies

Zombies continue to fascinate with major film releases World War Z and television series 'The Walking Dead' and 'In The Flesh'. This exciting book celebrates the rise of the zombie in media and culture, alongside an eye-grabbing selection of artworks.
ISBN: 9780857759931 - Series: Gothic Dreams
10,000 words - 60 illustrations - 128 pages - Hardback
£9.99
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