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The Awakening (Dover Thrift Editions)
The Awakening (Dover Thrift Editions)
by Kate Chopin
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First published in 1899, this novel shocked readers with its open sensuality and uninhibited treatment of marital infidelity. The poignant, lyrical story of a New Orleans wife who attempts to find love outside a stifling marriage, critics have praised it... (read more)

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The Boys of My Youth
The Boys of My Youth
by Jo Ann Beard
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Existing somewhere between a memoir and an essay collection, The Boys of My Youth lives in a genre all its own. It is so addicting, and if you didn't know it was nonfiction, you'd assume it was a book of short stories. The best book I've read in years.... (read more)

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The Shock of the New
The Shock of the New
by Robert Hughes
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A beautifully illustrated hundred-year history of modern art, from cubism to pop and avant-guard. More than 250 color photos.... (read more)

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Beloved
Beloved
by Toni Morrison
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Staring unflinchingly into the abyss of slavery, this spellbinding novel transforms history into a story as powerful as Exodus and as intimate as a lullaby. Sethe, its protagonist, was born a slave and escaped to Ohio, but eighteen years later she is... (read more)

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The New Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
The New Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain
by Betty Edwards
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When Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain was first published in 1979, it hit the New York Times bestseller list within two weeks and stayed there for more than a year. In 1989, when Dr. Betty Edwards revised the book, it went straight to the Times... (read more)

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The Other Side: A Memoir
The Other Side: A Memoir
by Lacy M. Johnson
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"In this brilliant memoir, Lacy Johnson offers us a guide to the impossible — how to reconstruct a past when the past itself is shattered, each memory broken into pieces, left rattling around inside us. Sometimes flashes of poetry are all that we... (read more)

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Art/work: Everything You Need To Know (And Do) As You Pursue Your Art Career (09 Edition)
Art/work: Everything You Need To Know (And Do) As You Pursue Your Art Career (09 Edition)
by Heather Darcy Bhandari
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Find Out What They Didn't Teach You in Art School The most comprehensive guide of its kind, Art/Work gives artists of every level the tools they need to make it in an art world so competitive one dealer likens it to "The Sopranos, except nobody gets... (read more)

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Envisioning Information (90 Edition)
Envisioning Information (90 Edition)
by Edward R. Tufte
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This book celebrates escapes from the flatlands of both paper and computer screen, showing superb displays of high-dimensional complex data. The most design-oriented of Edward Tufte's books, Envisioning Information shows maps, charts, scientific... (read more)

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Indian Art A&i (Art & Ideas)
Indian Art A&i (Art & Ideas)
by Vidya Dehejia
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In this comprehensive survey, Vidya Dehejia explains and analyses not only such key early developments as the great cities of the Indus civilization, but also the luxury of the Mughal court.... (read more)

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The Shock of the New
The Shock of the New
by Robert Hughes
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I know nothing about the visual arts so you can be assured anything I say I've stolen from Hughes's The Shock of the New. A distillation of his eight-part BBC/Time-Life television series, the book details the genesis of modern painting, sculpture, and... (read more)

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Drawing Words and Writing Pictures: Making Comics from Manga to Graphic Novels
Drawing Words and Writing Pictures: Making Comics from Manga to Graphic Novels
by Jessica Abel and Matt Madden
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A gold mine of essential information for every aspiring comics artist. Highly recommended. --Scott McCloud Drawing Words and Writing Pictures is a course on comic creation - for college classes or for independent study - that centers on storytelling and... (read more)

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Elements of Typographic Style 3RD Edition
Elements of Typographic Style 3RD Edition
by Robert Bringhurst
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Completely updated, this book features the definitive rules of engagement forpracticing the art of typography. Illustrations throughout.... (read more)

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Rereading America: Cultural Contexts for Critical Thinking and Writing
Rereading America: Cultural Contexts for Critical Thinking and Writing
by Gary Colombo
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Rereading America remains the most widely adopted book of its kind because of its unique approach to the issue of cultural diversity. Unlike other multicultural composition readers that settle for representing the plurality of American voices and... (read more)

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The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity
The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity
by Julia Cameron
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The Artist's Way is the seminal book on the subject of creativity. An international bestseller, millions of readers have found it to be an invaluable guide to living the artist's life. Still as vital today-or perhaps even more so-than it was when it was... (read more)

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Passages in Modern Sculptures
Passages in Modern Sculptures
by Rosalind E Krauss
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"Distinguished art historian and critic Rosalind Krauss analyzes with exceptional clarity and insight the major works that have led 20th century sculpture from the traditional and figurative to the revolutionary conceptual art of the 1970s—an art... (read more)

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Drawing Essentials: A Guide to Drawing from Observation
Drawing Essentials: A Guide to Drawing from Observation
by Deborah Rockman
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Ideal for introductory studio art courses in drawing, Drawing Essentials: A Guide to Drawing from Observation thoroughly covers the three drawing subcategories that are most important at the foundation level--basic drawing (non-subject specific), figure... (read more)

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The Artist's Way:  A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity: A Course in Discovering and Recovering Your Creative Self
The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity: A Course in Discovering and Recovering Your Creative Self
by Julia Cameron
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The act of creating art, in all its forms, offers us a path to our souls. But the path can be confusing, and getting lost along the way is inevitable. However, maybe thatand#8217;s the point. In The Tricksterand#8217;s Hat, bestselling author of the... (read more)

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Collage, Assemblage, and Altered Art: Creating Unique Images and Objects
Collage, Assemblage, and Altered Art: Creating Unique Images and Objects
by Dia Maurer Mathison
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A complete compendium—the first book to combine all three forms of collage Collage is more than a pile of snapshots and a glue stick. So much more. Let Collage, Assemblage, and Altered Art lead the way to a whole new way of creating collage... (read more)

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Andrew Wyeth: The Helga Pictures
Andrew Wyeth: The Helga Pictures
by John Wilmerding
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"For 15 years, America's most popular living artist worked in secret with neighbor Helga Testorf as model. The result — some 240 pencil sketches, watercolors, drybrush, and temperas, concerned with Helga in all aspects, nude and clothed are here... (read more)

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The Visual Display of Quantitative Information 2nd Edition
The Visual Display of Quantitative Information 2nd Edition
by Edward R. Tufte
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The classic book on statistical graphics, charts, tables. Theory and practice in the design of data graphics, 250 illustrations of the best (and a few of the worst) statistical graphics, with detailed analysis of how to display data for precise... (read more)

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