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PEACEFUL HOME, THE
By Alice Westgate
9 X 11 1/4 in. 192 pages. Hardcover. Over 180 full-color illustrations. Your home should be a refuge from the stresses of everyday life--the place that is, above all, individual to you, holding your possessions and expressing your tastes and dreams. Creating such a haven requires a little time and thought--though not necessarily much money. This book is packed with features on everything from dining to working at home to aromatherapy and bringing the garden indoors. In short, you will find everything you need to make use of all your senses and create your own peaceful home.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST
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WILDFLOWERS
By Andrew Cleave
9 x 12 3/4 in. (235 x 325mm) 72 pages. Hardcover. Over 80 illustrations. Always a joy to look at, wildflowers display some truly ingenious adaptations to extreme environments. From snow-crested mountain tops to hot arid deserts to the lush heat of tropical rainforests, glorious, uncultivated blossoms have found a way to thrive. This lavishly illustrated volume catalogs wildflowers from all over the world - from far-off lands to nearby roadsides. Here is a look at some of the most gorgeous and fascinating flowers found in the world's landscapes. Exotic orchids, brilliant red poppies, blossoming cacti, and sacred lotuses are all captured in over 80 full-color photographs.

Category: NATURAL HISTORY, HOME & GARDEN, GIFT BOOKS
Keywords: WILDFLOWERS, FLOWERS, NATURE
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WILDFLOWERS
By Andrew Cleave
9 x 12 3/4 in. (235 x 325mm) 72 pages. Paperback. Over 80 illustrations. Always a joy to look at, wildflowers display some truly ingenious adaptations to extreme environments. From snow-crested mountain tops to hot arid deserts to the lush heat of tropical rainforests, glorious, uncultivated blossoms have found a way to thrive. This lavishly illustrated volume catalogs wildflowers from all over the world - from far-off lands to nearby roadsides. Here is a look at some of the most gorgeous and fascinating flowers found in the world's landscapes. Exotic orchids, brilliant red poppies, blossoming cacti, and sacred lotuses are all captured in over 80 full-color photographs.

Category: GIFT BOOKS, HOME & GARDEN, NATURAL HISTORY
Keywords: WILDFLOWERS, FLOWERS, NATURE
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CONSERVATORY GARDENER, THE
By Anne Swithinbank
10 x 10 in. 192 pages. Hardcover. Over 300 full-color photographs and 70 step-by-step illustrations. The modern conservatory gardener wants to enjoy a bright, expanded living area made more beautiful, inviting, and soothing by the presence of plants. Setting up a conservatory with plants, furnishings, and ornaments is an expression of personal taste and creativity, providing a much-needed refuge from today's fast-paced world. This volume gives practical advice on designing and constructing an indoor growing area and includes an encyclopedic directory of over 1,000 plants complete with invaluable tips on cultivation, maintenance, and propagation. Here is a colorful and inspiring guide to indoor plant-growing, filled with expert advice on ways to create and maintain a sanctuary of natural beauty that can be enjoyed the year round in all seasons and conditions.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST, ARCHITECTURE
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WATER GARDENER, THE
By Anthony Archer-Willis
10 x 10 in. 192 pages. Hardcover. Over 160 full-color photographs and 80 schematic diagrams. Nothing so completely transforms a garden as a water feature, whether it is a placid pool or pond, a flowing stream, a burbling fountain, or a cascading waterfall. Water draws the light and provides a baseline to which all neighboring elements relate. Its horizontality makes it an ideal foil to the vertical lines of trees, reeds, and other plantings. Filled with ideas and practical suggestions, this profusely illustrated guide offers all the knowledge needed to incorporate any water feature, large or small, into any garden. This volume demonstrates the many ways in which water can enhance a scene and shows how to exploit its myriad moods in imaginative and practical ways. Finally, it raises the art of garden design with water and the craft of its usage to new levels of excellence.

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ELEGANT LINENS
By Chippy Irvine
9 X 11 in. 224 pages. Hardcover. Over 152 full-color photographs. Crisp, personalized bed linens, chic cocktail napkins, lace curtains, a linned picnic hamper--this stunning volume reveals how easy it is to create your own beautiful linens, both sophisticated enough for city dwelling and relaxed enough for country living. Twenty six step-by-step projects show how to make gorgeous heirloom gifts or luxurious linens for everyday life. Each project provides clear instructions with diagrams and requires only basic equipment, few sewing skills, and a bit of imagination.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, COLLECTIBLES, GENERAL INTEREST, GIFT BOOKS
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FURNITURE
By Editorial Team
Style in the furniture have developed through history along with daily custom. From purely utilitarian, furniture will take a bigger decorative role through time. Indeed, fashion and the sense of convenience will slowly shape the pieces of furniture. While joiner's and carpenters' crafts were at first essential, furniture's aesthetics will follow the architectural and artistic trends. Chapters in this title are: Living room furniture Study furniture Kitchen furniture Bedroom furniture The influence of architecture is essential in the decoration of furniture. Quite often the architect of a specific building will design the furniture and will coordinate the interior decorative elements such as panelling. This volume presents numerous pieces of furniture from diffirent eras and countries.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST
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COMPLETE QUILTING COURSE, THE
By Gail Lawther
10 x 10 in. 176 pages. Hardcover. Over 350 full-color photographs, drawings, templates, and patterns. Everyone loves the vibrancy, the warmth, the subtle intricacies of quilts. That they have survived as centerpieces of American decor for centuries is no surprise-the warmth, charm, and striking designs of traditional quilts are equally at home in a rustic house or a modernist apartment. They are today appreciated for their craftsmanship and sophisticated juxtaposition of colors, and have been the subject of museum and gallery shows celebrating them as works of fine art. If you want to fashion your own unique creations, this complete course tells you what you need to get started, how to master all the key quilting techniques, and how to design patterns of your own. Now you can be the proud owner of a beautiful signed quilt without paying an exorbitant price. What's more-that signature will be your own. With step-by-step, illustrated instructions and photographs of the process, this volume offers everything the beginner needs to learn to sew beautiful, heirloom-quality quilts.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST, CRAFTS, GIFT BOOKS
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LES IMMORTELLES: EVERLASTING BLOOMS
By Georgeanne Brennan
10 x 10 in. 108 pages. Hardcover. Over 50 full-color reproductions. Called les immortelles by the French, dried flowers have been praised over the centuries. Retaining the essence of fresh blooms, they have an elegance all their own. Here is a charming resource for growing and gathering many kinds of flowers and for preserving their beauty indefinitely. Gorgeously illustrated, this book provides clear and concise instructions on various ways of preserving plants. This book's stunning images will inspire readers to create lovely mementos of nature's beauty beyond the traditional arrangements, that can be treasured, displayed, or given as special gifts, bringing the ethereal colors and lingering perfumes of nature's garden to hearth and home.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST, CRAFTS
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HOME: CHIC SIMPLE
By Julie V. Iovine
9 1/8 X 9 1/8 in. 192 pages. Hardcover. Over 100 full-color photographs. Home is the place where natural light, clean lines, and well-designed furniture can make the difference between living and inhabiting. Chic Simple is about real design for living. It is about understanding one's own particular needs and to deal most economically with them. Chic Simple is a key to recognizing the things you will be happy to live with in every area of your home from flooring to furniture to fabrics. Chic Sinple stimulates a fresh approach to the home, whether it is a studio apartment or a palace. It inspires you to reassess your space; to recycle rather than replace; to feel comfortable mixing styles and periods; and to understand the new home technology. Chic Simple challenges us to re-think, re-use, and re-experience the living space we call home.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST
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HERBS & SPICES
By Karen Farrington
9 X 11 v5/8 in. 96 pages. Hardcover. Over 100 full-color photographs. Herbs are among the oldest cultivated plants, and of course, spices, with their various flavorful and preservative properties, have long been sought after. Their manifold uses are legendary and have enriched the lives of people for millennia. Along with a history of their place in culture, this volume contains an extensive directory of herbs and spices including such culinary classics as turmeric, saffron, and coriander, as well as many lesser-known types., Today, more than ever before, people are becoming increasingly interested in trying and using these exotic and potent ingradients. This handsomely illustrated guide will enable you to explore this rich culinary area with full confidence.

Category: FOOD & DRINK, HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST
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GARDENING ALL YEAR ROUND
By Klass T. Noorhuis
8 1/4 x 10 3/4 in. 480 pages. Hardcover. Over 730 full-color photographs. Here is a comprehensive reference work that will be an invaluable aid to anyone who enjoys gardening. Part garden planner and part encyclopedia, it contains a wealth of information on caring for plants in any climate and at any time of the year. Lavishly illustrated with full-color photographs, botanical drawings, and garden plans, this volume covers in detail every important horticultural topic. This comprehensive, accessible work is designed to both provide ideas and inspiration and to solve any gardening problem, ensuring that your garden will be attractive and welcoming in all seasons.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST
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SEDUCTION, THROUGH THE AGES
By Linda Sonntag
8 X 10 1/2. Hardcover. 132 pages. 125 photographs. A candid investigation into sexual practices and seduction through the ages. Covers the theories behind sexual attraction and the use of aphrodisiacs, spells and rituals to entice a mate. Looks at sexual enhancements through changing fashions, body piercing, tattoos, cosmetics, and surgery. Covers subjects as diverse as . folklore . witches & vampirism . sex on the internet

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LONDON LIVING
By Lisa Lovatt-Smith
9 x 11 in. 216 pages. Hardcover. 260 full-color photographs. The homes of thirty creative people from the worlds of the arts, fashion, design, and architecture are shown in stunning full-color photography, capturing the essence of London's decorative style in its immense variety. Here is a remarkable insight into the private homes of the British capital, featuring the most interesting interiors of the city, each with its own distinctive style and atmosphere. These homes have interiors which have evolved with their owners-all style setters in their fields-whose decorative tastes range from traditional to ultra-modern and bohemian to minimalist.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST, TRAVEL, GIFT BOOKS
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TRADITIONAL HOME BOOK OF HERBS
By Michael Janulewicz
8 13/16 x 11 3/4 in (224 x 298mm) 144 pages. Hardcover. Over 100 illustrations. This book tells you all you need to know about the successful planting, raising, harvesting, and use of herbs. It puts herbs in their historical context, shows how they can be displayed to best effect, and describes in great detail the huge variety available. Nothing is left out - from creating an herb theme garden to fragrant herbs and potpourris; from garden types and design to propagation, feeding, and weeding. Over 100 full-color photographs enhance this useful guide.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST, FOOD & DRINK
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FLOWER ARRANGING WITH GARDEN FLOWERS
By Mineke Kurpershoek
8 1/4 x 10 3/4 in. (210 x 274mm). 144 pages. Hardcover. 284 full-color photographs. Flowers from florists can be expensive, so extra materials from your garden - a single twig, some attractive foliage, or a few added blossoms - can make all the difference. This beautifully illustrated book, with an abundance of practical examples, details the plants that can be grown in the home garden to use in floral arrangements all year round. Here is an easy-to-use guide that explores the following areas: planning a garden for all seasons, necessary techniques and materials, using dried flowers, and assembling remarkable arrangements. The clear step-by-step instructions, in both text and photographs, make it easy, even for a beginner, to create stunning arrangements and displays from the florist, the garden, or even the open fields.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST, CRAFTS
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MAKING SOFT-BODIED DOUGH CHARACTERS
By Patricia Hughes
Here's how to achieve an exciting new angle on the popular and easy-to-master craft of salt dough. With just a few simple cheap materials and tools, you can create these colorful, characters that will appeal to adults and children alike. All the basics are coverd in detail including: Materials and tools Basic techniques Recipe for salt dough Sewing patterns Illustrated step-by-step instructions for each project Photographs of the finishised characters

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GARDENING 101
By Paul Thompson
8 x 10 1/4 in. 192 pages. Hardcover. Over 250 full-color photographs. Many of us are intimidated by the idea of designing a garden, but this highly original book makes the process simple and accessible. One of today's most exciting young designers shows exactly how anyone, even a complete beginner, can create the stylish outdoor space of their dreams. Urging readers to trust their own instincts and develop their own styles, this guide is both compelling and easy to follow. Filled with ideas and practical suggestions, this volume contains all you need to create the perfect garden. Finally, the author concludes with a beautiful illustrated plant portfolio of his favorite easy-to-grow plants with notes on their cultivation. These plants will embellish the outdoor haven you have created, adding enchantment and bringing your new garden to life.

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YOUR COLORS YOUR HOME
By Pennie Cullen & Carolyn Warrender
8 7/8 x 11 3/4 in. 168 pages. Hardcover. 170 full-color illustrations. We all react to color differently, yet when it comes to using color to decorate our homes we are more likely to follow fashion rather than our instincts. This intriguing new book explains how we can learn to identify and choose decorating colors to reflect our personalities and to create the best environment to live and relax in. This guide will help you unlock and explore your unique personal styles and tastes. A selection of 170 superb full-color photographs of room schemes, accompanied by appropriate color palettes, shows how to create looks for each personality and how to combine colors to accommodate the tastes of people living together. This is an entirely original approach to interior design that will inspire every decorating personality.

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GREAT AMERICAN GARDENS
By Stacey McNutt
9 1/4 X 13. Hardcover. 80 pages. 80 Full-color photographs. Americans have always cherished gardens, from early colonial dooryard plots brimming with flowering herbs to the spectacular sculptural gardens that grace more formal landscapes today. All across the United States gardeners have adapted to the demands of local soil and climate conditions to produce amazing combinations of blooms and shrubs. With more than 80 full-color photographs of North America's most breathtaking gardens, this volume is a tribute to America's unique horticultural heritage.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, AMERICANA, GENERAL INTEREST, GIFT BOOKS
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PRETTY PILLOWS
By Susie Johns
8 1/2 x 11 in. 128 pages. Hardcover. With over 190 full-color photographs, drawings, and templates. This attractive and helpful guide shows you how to make and decorate 40 innovative pillows of all shapes, sizes, colors, and textures. The projects range in inspiration-all offering the opportunity to enhance your home by creating original, personalized works of art. With something for every taste, each chapter has a dazzling choice of individual projects. Styles include country, exotic, Victorian, and contemporary. Full-color photography and step-by-step instructions have been designed for beginners and experienced crafters alike. Tips on fabrics, style, decor, and display ensure successful cushions are set off to their best effect.

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CANDLE MAGIC
By The Editorial Team
8 1/2 x 11 1/4 in. 96 pages. Hardcover. Over 300 full-color photographs. This useful, easy-to-use guide contains all you need to make exclusive designer candles, decorate store-bought candles, or put together stunning household decorations and seasonal displays. Learn how to use candles to brighten your home, make gifts with a personal touch, or use scented and therapeutic candles to create a pleasant atmosphere. Filled with step-by-step instructions and helpful photographs, this volume will quickly teach you mastery in various areas of Candle Magic. Following the simple instructions in this guide will enable you to bring added flair to your surroundings for the benefit of your family and friends and for your own satisfaction and enjoyment.

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COLLECTOR'S CORNER, THE: ORIENTAL RUGS
By The Editorial Team
8 x 8 in. 64 pages. Hardcover. Over 100 full-color illustrations. No hobby can be more enjoyable and rewarding as collecting. It appeals to people of all ages and can cover a wide range of fields and disciplines. Here is a colorful and informative series of guides designed to appeal to anyone wishing to begin or build a collection. Drawing on the knowledge of seasoned experts and dealers, each volume offers tips on topics essential to any collector. Handsomely illustrated with an array of tempting and desirable objects shown in full-color, this volume offers valuable information and advice and will provide years of pleasure as your collection grows and appreciates. The four titles in this series include: Coca-Cola Memorabilia Elvis Memorabilia Oriental Rugs Coins

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GIFT BOOKS, GENERAL INTEREST, CRAFTS, COLLECTIBLES
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FLOWERS (MEGA SQUARES)
By The Editorial Team
5 1/2 X 5 1/2 in. (140 x 140mm) Softbound 256 Pages 120 Full-Color - " When you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it is your world for a moment. I want to give that world to someone else. Most people in the city rush around so they have no time to look at a flower. I want them to see it whether they want it or not" -Georgia O'Keeffe. This book is devoted to paintings of flowers by great artists of all time. The major highlights of the this book are: Numerous artists' work included . Comments on photographs about the paintings of flowers Small and convenient size This beautifully produced book will not only appeal to art lovers but will also make a great collection.

Category: HOME & GARDEN, GENERAL INTEREST
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FRAGRANCE AND FASHION
By The Editorial Team
8 3/4 x 11 1/4 in. 128 pages. Hardcover. Over 390 full-color photographs. Sometimes controversial, always fascinating this volume offers detailed profiles of the major designers, fashion houses, and perfumers who create the fragrances worn by millions of men and women. Each study features a history of the creator of the fragrance, a chronological profile of the genius behind the name, plus influential clients and muses. A paean to style and glamour, this book combines an abundant collection of fashion photographs with histories of 30 celebrated names in fashion. Fragrance and fashion are two of the worlds oldest obsessions. This fact-filled, up-to-date volume details their intertwined story from the golden days of haute couture to the present day.

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SUCCESS WITH ORCHIDS
By Wilma Rittershausen
8 13/16 x 11 3/4 in. (224 x 298mm) 128 pages. Hardcover. Over 100 illustrations. This authoritative guide to cultivating beautiful orchids details the many species that can be raised indoors or in an ordinary greenhouse. The reader will learn which plants to choose, how to obtain them, and how to cultivate them under cover. A rich history of these beautiful and fascinating flowers is highlighted by over 100 stunning full-color photographs.

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