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Maps

from the British Library

By British Library

Wrap your gifts in this beautiful wrapping paper featuring historic maps

Seeking New York

The Stories Behind the Historic Architecture of Manhattan – One Building at a Time

Beautifully illustrated with line drawings and photographs, engagingly presented, and richly detailed, this charming guide traces the architectural and social history of Manhattan one building at a time.

Paradise and Plenty

A Rothschild Family Garden

By Mary Keen By (photographer) Tom Hatton Introduction by Gregory Long Epilogue by Lord Rothschild

Behind the scenes at the Rothschild family's hitherto private family garden, Eythrope in Buckinghamshire

Riding Route 94

An Accidental Journey through the Story of Britain

‘This is not a book about buses; it’s a book about where buses can take you.’

 

At Home with the Soanes

Upstairs, Downstairs in 19th Century London

A fascinating glimpse of real life for a London family in the early 19th century

World Street Food

Easy Recipes for Young Travellers

Portrait Revolution

Inspiration, Tips and Techniques for Creating Portraits from the Artists of Julia Kay's Portrait Party

Edited by Julia L. Kay

Portrait Revolution showcases 450 portraits by 200 artists, in a wide variety of media from oil painting to iPad art, watercolour to ballpoint, linocut to mosaic.

Herterton House And a New Country Garden

By Frank Lawley By (photographer) Val Corbett Foreword by Charles Quest-Ritson

The story of how an ancient house was brought back to life and a fitting garden created around it

Landscape of Dreams

The Gardens of Isabel and Julian Bannerman

Colour Confident Stitching

How to Create Beautiful Colour Palettes

Choosing colours for a crafting project can be daunting and creating colour palettes is a design task in itself but textile designer Karen Barbé's explanations makes it a fun and enjoyable part of the process.

Seeking Chicago

The Stories Behind the Architecture of the Windy City - One Building at a Time

Intriguing and informative, Seeking Chicago is a must-read for anyone interested in Chicago and its history

You Should Have Been Here Last Week

Sharp Cuttings from a Garden Writer

An amusing and thought-provoking compendium of columns, articles, essays and reviews from this acute, knowledgeable and irreverent commentator