Red Is The Colour

ISBN: 9781912175420
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The first in an explosive new police procedural series


Author: Michel Pastoureau
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691172773
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In this beautifully illustrated book, Michel Pastoureau, the acclaimed author of Blue, Black, and Green, now masterfully navigates centuries of symbolism and complex meanings to present the fascinating and sometimes controversial history of ...


Author: Spike Bucklow
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 1780235917
Size: 46.96 MB
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It is associated with earth, blood and fire, with the holy, with national flags and powerful ideologies. This book is a material and cultural history that makes one see this color afresh, a crucial part of the human visual world.

A Perfect Red

Author: Amy Butler Greenfield
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1448111331
Size: 18.60 MB
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A Perfect Red recounts the colourful history of cochineal, a legendary red dye that was once one of the world's most precious commodities.

Architecture Concepts

Author: Bernard Tschumi
Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications
Size: 63.48 MB
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Philosophy and architecture by Bernard Tschumi.

The Colour Of Red

Author: Nima Lee
Publisher: Troubador Publishing Ltd
ISBN: 1785898655
Size: 47.87 MB
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In this remarkable collection Nima Lee reveals both the tribulations inflicted upon and the resilience of ordinary Chinese people through her variety of characters including a ten-year-old girl, a journalist, red guards, university students ...

Cochineal Red

Author: Elena Phipps
Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art
ISBN: 1588393615
Size: 48.92 MB
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" "This book discusses the origin of the red colorant derived from the insect cochineal, its early use in Precolumbian ritual textiles from Mexico and Peru, and the spread of the American dyestuff through cultural interchange following the ...


Author: Michel Pastoureau
ISBN: 9780691090504
Size: 52.50 MB
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"--BOOK JACKET. "Michel Pastoureau paints a massive canvas in which the history of one color becomes the history of culture itself. This is a study not of color as mere matter but as idea--presenting thousands of years of thinking in blue.

China Red

Author: Marshall Cavendish International (Asia) Pte, Limited
ISBN: 9789812614872
Size: 14.58 MB
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The colour red is associated with China and often used to represent the country and its culture.

The Three Colour Drawing Book

Author: Sarah Skeate
Publisher: Ilex Press
ISBN: 9781781573211
Size: 41.53 MB
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Combining step-by-step lessons in drawing with ingenious ways of decorating and doodling, The Three-Colour Drawing Book is a perfect for ballpoint mavericks of all ages.