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RAILWAY STATIONS
By Charles Sheppard
8 5/8 x 12 1/8 in. (220 x 310mm) 80 pages. Hardcover. Over 90 illustrations. Railroads transformed not just common means of transportation but cities, countries, and continents. Trains and their engines became emblems of a new era, as were the buildings which served as their departure points and destinations. This type of building presented an entirely new challenge for architects and engineers, for nothing like a railway station had ever been built, or needed, before. Not simply imposing examples of civic architecture, these structures also represent massive feats of engineering designed to enclose enormous spaces and accomodate thousands of travelers. This authoritative volume traces and celebrates the history and technical development of these hubs of transportation from the earliest wooden buildings to the most modern structures.

Category: TRAVEL, GENERAL INTEREST, ARCHITECTURE
Retail Price $10.95
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REMBRANDT (GREAT MASTERS)
By Vladimir Loewinson-Lessing
A Rembrant picture is a live entity existing according to its own laws, reflecting the multitude of thoughts and emotions present in the painter's mind. Man and his mind-this is the fundamental problem which engages the artist his whole life long. This book covers some of Rembrandt's great works. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of the artist's numerous works, this book is a great collection for all art lovers.

Category: ART, ARTISTS
Retail Price $19.95
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RENAISSANCE ENGRAVERS, THE
By The Editorial Team
9 1/2 X 12 3/4. Hardcover. 256 pages. 125 photographs. French for 'rebirth,' Renaissance perfectly describes the intellectual and economic changes that occurred in Europe from the fourteenth through its sixteenth centuries. This ambitious work allows the reader to discover the art of engraving in Europe from the 15th and the 16th century. It has a selection of 125 captivating engravings.

Category: ART, ARTISTS, ART COLLECTIONS, ART MOVEMENTS, ART HISTORY
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RENAISSANCE, THE
By Susan Wright
8 5/8 x 12 1/4. in. (220 x 310mm) 128 pages. Hardcover. Over 100 illustrations. The Renaissance was a period of cultural growth that began in Italy around 1400 and spread throughout northern Europe over the course of two hundred years. Rejecting the values and stylized conventions of medieval Gothic and Byzantine forms, highly energetic and creative artists, using classical models along with decorative lines and colors, created artworks that reflected the importance of human will. They also rediscovered the necessity of observing the natural world to best express drama and emotion in human terms. Artists as diverse as Donatello and Titian, Bruegel and Durer, Correggio, Mantegna, and Van Eyck are represented in this volume along with the giants of the High Renaissance, Michelangelo, Leonardo, and Raphael.

Category: ART, ART MOVEMENTS, ART HISTORY
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RENOIR, AUGUSTE POSTCARD BOOK
By BSB Publishing
4 1/8 X 6 1/4 in. (105 x 160mm) 30 full-color postcards. This softbound volume of postcards features the artworks of the great impressionist master, Auguste Renoir, reproduced in brilliant color. The cards are detachable and can be used to send messages to friends or as informal decorations for the home or office. Easily stored, they can also serve as an inexpensive guide to some of the masterpieces of this great artist.

Category: ART, POSTCARD BOOKS, ARTISTS
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RENOIR: A MASTER OF IMPRESSIONISM
By Gerhard Gruitrooy
9 1/4 x 12 3/4 in. (235 x 325mm) 144 pages. Hardcover. 129 illustrations. Pierre-Auguste Renoir, perhaps the most recognizable of the Impressionist portraitists, was a painter who combined classical and modern techniques to portray an intimate vision of the late-nineteenth-century Parisian life of leisure he knew so well. As a colorist and portrait painter, Renoir's contributions to the highly influential Impressionist movement were substantial. His concentration on the figure and on the more pleasing aspects of life invited the viewer into his remarkable vision of sensitivity and pleasure. Illustrated with 129 full-color reproductions, this volume examines Renoir's life and the extraordinary artistry that has made him one of the most beloved painters of all time.

Category: ART, ARTISTS
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RENOIR: A MASTER OF IMPRESSIONISM - PAPERBACK
By Gerhard Gruitrooy
9 1/4 x 12 3/4 in. (235 x 325mm) 144 pages. Paperback. 129 illustrations. Pierre-Auguste Renoir, perhaps the most recognizable of the Impressionist portraitists, was a painter who combined classical and modern techniques to portray an intimate vision of the late-nineteenth-century Parisian life of leisure he knew so well. As a colorist and portrait painter, Renoir's contributions to the highly influential Impressionist movement were substantial. His concentration on the figure and on the more pleasing aspects of life invited the viewer into his remarkable vision of sensitivity and pleasure. Illustrated with 129 full-color reproductions, this volume examines Renoir's life and the extraordinary artistry that has made him one of the most beloved painters of all time.

Category: ART, ARTISTS
Retail Price $16.95
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ROCKS AND MINERALS
By Fredrick D Atwood
9 x 12 3/4 in. (235 x 325mm) 72 pages. Paperback. Over 80 illustrations. Rocks and minerals are all around us, but they aren't always easy to identify. This beautifully illustrated volume takes readers on a guided rock hunt, showing how to identify and test the stones they find in forests, mountains, riverbeds, and even their own backyards. A basic scientific introduction to the qualities of different rocks and minerals is complemented by an astounding array of over 80 beautiful full-color photographs that capture various rocks and minerals in their natural state, as well as in informative cross-section views.

Category: COLLECTIBLES, GENERAL INTEREST, NATURAL HISTORY
Keywords: ROCKS, MINERALS, GEMS, GEMSTONES
Retail Price $9.95
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ROCKS AND MINERALS
By Fredrick D Atwood
9 x 12 3/4 in. (235 x 325mm) 72 pages. Hardcover. Over 80 illustrations. Rocks and minerals are all around us, but they aren't always easy to identify. This beautifully illustrated volume takes readers on a guided rock hunt, showing how to indentify and test the stones they find in forests, mountains, riverbeds, and even their own backyards. A basic scientific introduction to the qualities of different rocks and minerals is complemented by an astounding array of over 80 beautiful full-color photographs that capture various rocks and minerals in their natural state, as well as in informative cross-section views.

Category: NATURAL HISTORY, GENERAL INTEREST
Keywords: ROCKS, MINERALS, GEMS, GEMSTONES
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RODIN, AUGUSTE
By Irene Korn
8 5/8 x 12 1/4 in. (220 x 310mm) 128 pages. Hardcover. Over 100 illustrations. One of the greatest artists of the nineteenth century, Auguste Rodin revolutionized the art of sculpture. Often the object of great controversy, Rodin's work was a precursor of many later developments in art. From his most magnificent pieces such as The Kiss , The Thinker , and The Burghers of Calais to his most intimate studies, this dramatic portrait of the artist captures Rodin's life and greatest works, while an inriguing narrative details the inspiration for and reaction to each masterpiece. Over 105 illustrations enhance this handsome volume.

Category: ART, ARTISTS
Retail Price $17.95
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