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Shooting Victoria: Madness, Mayhem, and the Modernisation of the ...
Paul Thomas Murphy.
Publisher: Head of Zeus
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9781781851272
Daedalus Item Code: 42884
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The Plantagenets: The Kings That Made Britain
Derek Wilson.
Publisher: Quercus
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781782069416
Daedalus Item Code: 42879
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The Best American Comics 2012
Francoise Mouly, ed. Jessica Able & Matt Madden, series eds.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
Format: laminated cover
ISBN: 9780547691121
Daedalus Item Code: 42812
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The Medieval World: The Walters Art Museum
Martina Bagnoli & Kathryn Gerry. Susan Tobin, photos.
Publisher: Walters Art Museum
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780911886757
Daedalus Item Code: 42002
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War Horse
Michael Morpurgo.
Publisher: Egmont.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781405259415.  Daedalus Item Code: 42822
(1982 Whitbread Children's Book Award Finalist) Former British Children's Laureate Michael Morpurgo, author of the Whitbread Children's Book Award winner The Wreck of the Zanzibar, here ... (Read More)
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The Secret Museum: Some Treasures are Too Precious to Display
Molly Oldfield.
Publisher: Collins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780007455287.  Daedalus Item Code: 42734
A researcher and writer for the BBC's long-running comedy panel quiz show QI, hosted by Stephen Fry, as well as the author of the QI column in the Telegraph, Molly Oldfield is ... (Read More)
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The Chronicles of Harris Burdick: 14 Amazing Authors Tell the Tales
Chris Van Allsburg. Lemony Snicket, intro.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780547548104.  Daedalus Item Code: 42814
Since 1984, the enigmatic illustrations in Chris Van Allsburg's The Mysteries of Harris Burdick have intrigued and entertained readers of all ages. Thousands of children and more than a few ... (Read More)
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The Pride of Place: Local Memories and Political Culture in Nineteenth-Century France
Stephane Gerson.
Publisher: Cornell.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780801488733.  Daedalus Item Code: 91904
Nineteenth-century France grew fascinated with the local past. Thousands of citizens embraced local archaeology, penned historical vignettes and monographs, staged historical pageants, and created ... (Read More)
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Gary Shteyngart.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812971675.  Daedalus Item Code: 42725
(One of the New York Times Book Review's Ten Best Books of 2006 and a Washington Post, San Francisco Chronicle, and Chicago Tribune Best Book of the Year) This is ... (Read More)
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Matisse, Picasso, and Modern Art in Paris: The T. Catesby Jones Collections at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the University of Virginia Art Museum
Matthew Affron & John B. Ravenal, eds., with Emily Smith.
Publisher: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780917046889.  Daedalus Item Code: 42341
A New York lawyer with Virginia roots, T. Catesby Jones acquired an extraordinary collection of paintings, drawings, prints, and sculptures by 60 artists working in Paris during the early 20th ... (Read More)
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Pirates of the Seven Seas: Treasure & Treachery on the High Seas: In Maps, Pictures and Yarns
Angus Konstam.
Publisher: AA Publishing.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780749567835.  Daedalus Item Code: 42878
Pirates have starred in exciting adventure tales for almost as long as there have been pirates. But as the author of The History of Pirates, Blackbeard: America's Most Notorious Pirate, ... (Read More)
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The Ultimate Book of Words Students Should Know
Robert W. Bly & Burton Jay Nadler.
Publisher: Adams Media.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781440510571.  Daedalus Item Code: 42741
An indispensable accessory for the autodidact, this petite yet compendious dictionary is packed with hundreds of 50-cent words guaranteed to make you sound smarter—or at the very least, better ... (Read More)
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