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Long-awaited reissue of a classic text. The study of misericords is gaining in popularity.This is a long-awaited reissue of Remnant's classic study of misericords (medieval church carvings) in the United Kingdom. First published in 1969, A Catalogue of Misericords in Great Britain provides a compl..
₦ 67,490
A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art (Oxford Paperback Reference) (Paperback)
More than 2,000 authoritative entries on all aspects of modern and contemporary art Covers movements, styles, techniques, artists, critics, dealers, schools, and galleries Strong international coverage of art and artists from the 1960s to the present day Indications of public collections and p..
₦ 7,987
A Dictionary of Modern Design (Oxford Paperback Reference) (Paperback)
Contains over 2,000 design terms, including mass manufacture as well as aesthetic movements Covers the past 150 years of international design Contains concise biographical entries of influential designers and manufacturers International focus: takes in major movements, key concepts, design ter..
₦ 7,987
A Moment's Ornament: The Poetics of Nympholepsy in Ancient Greece (Hardcover)
First comprehensive study of the phenomenon of nympholepsyFrom Hesiod's first person account of his encounters with the Muses on Mount Helikon to Theokritos' nymphs, love between goddesses and mortal men provides the ancient Greeks with a way of articulating both the genealogical and cultic connecti..
₦ 19,550
A Sense of Shock: The Impact of Impressionism on Modern British and Irish Writing (Hardcover)
Groups its discussion of literary impressionism with developments in painting, journalism, and other media Puts forward a new consideration of Woolf's response to problems of shock, trauma, and urban modernityWhat did modern British and Irish literature have to do with French impressionist paintin..
₦ 17,850
This book is a study of modern spiritualism, which flourished in the third quarter of the nineteenth century, and of surrealism, in its heyday between the world wars. The pairing yields a range of provocative material for working through issues with which criticism in all sorts of fields today remai..
₦ 20,910
Aegean Art and Architecture (Oxford History of Art) (Paperback)
First comprehensive introduction to the visual arts and architecture of the ancient Aegean Only book on the prehistoric Aegean designed to be accessible to a general audience and the specialist Examines both Crete and the Mainland in a single book Provides a historiographical survey of the dis..
₦ 8,667
Aegina: Contexts for Choral Lyric Poetry: Myth, History, and Identity in the Fifth Century BC (Hardcover)
Helps us understand the culture of an important fifth-century Greek society beyond Athens Broad in its approach, bringing several different subdisciplines together Moves from fresh readings of canonical texts to imaginative interpretations of the material record, to larger ethical, social, and e..
₦ 33,150
African-American Art (Oxford History of Art) (Paperback)
* A major reassessment, setting art in the context of black experienceAfrican-American art has made an increasingly vital contribution to the art of the United States from the time of its origins in early-eighteenth-century slave communities. Folk and decorative arts such as ceramics, furniture, and..
₦ 9,007
All Souls under the Ancien Régime: Politics, Learning, and the Arts, c.1600-1850 (Hardcover)
Written by a team of experts Full archival references All Souls College in Oxford is a unique academic institution and has had a unique history. But its history has been little known and its fortunes in the period 1600-1850 have been viewed, if at all, through the eyes of the Victorian university ..
₦ 28,050
American Painting of the Nineteenth Century: Realism, Idealism, and the American Experience With a New Preface (Paperback)
"Possibly the most important work on American art to come out in a generation." --John Wilmerding, AntiquesIn this distinguished work, which Hilton Kramer in The New York Times Book Review called "surely the best book ever written on the subject," Barbara Novak illuminates what is essentially Americ..
₦ 10,367