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FALCON
Written by Helen Macdonald.
Stock no. 1816661
Published by Reaktion Books. As new condition.

Whether loved, hated, or feared, whether worshiped as a god, valued as a hunting companion, or used as a corporate or heraldic symbol, falcons have fascinated humans for millennia. This book sheds compelling new light on this extraordinary bird, and on cultures through which it has flown. Cardwraps. ISBN: 1861892381. Still in original shrinkwrap.

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BEASTLY LONDON A HISTORY OF ANIMALS IN THE CITY
Written by Hannah Velten.
Stock no. 2126617
Published by Reaktion Books. 1st 2013. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781780231679. Contents are excellent. Some fading to cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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JAN VAN EYCK: THE PLAY OF REALISM
Written by Craig Harbison. Illustrated by Jan Van Eyck.
Stock no. 1815123
Published by Reaktion Books. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Jan van Eyck was the foremost artist of the Early Netherlandish School. Large format. Turquoise cloth boards, white title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. 228 pages. ISBN: 0948462183. A few minor score marks to pictorial dustwrapper.

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KAZIMIR MALEVICH: THE CLIMAX OF DISCLOSURE
Written by Rainer Crone; David Moos. Illustrated by Kazimir Malevich.
Stock no. 1814475
Published by Reaktion Books. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Kazimir Malevich (1878-1935) rose to instant prominence amongst the Russian avant-garde when, in December 1915, he contributed thirty-nine paintings to an exhibition in Leningrad which were of such a reduced and sophisticated abstract quality, that even today they seem to possess a hidden and ineffable conceptual power... Large format. Black cloth boards, white title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0948462213.

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EYEWITNESSING THE USES OF IMAGES AS HISTORICAL EVIDENCE
Written by Peter Burke.
Stock no. 2120794
Published by Reaktion Books. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Grey boards, black title to spine. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 1861890923. Name in ink to front pastedown. Wrapper is lightly edge-creased.

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