Longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award 2014 We don't just look at buildings: their facades, beautiful or ugly, conceal the spaces we inhabit. We are born, work,...
Tom McCarthy; Hans-Ulrich Obrist
Features over 130 leading lights from different fields artists, architects, writers and designers, geographers, mathematicians, computer pioneers, scientists who make sense of exterior and interior worlds through highly personal and...
Brings together some of the best examples by international typewriter artists. As well as key historical work from the Bauhaus, H. N. Werkman and the concrete poets, there is art...
A short and gently humourous people's history of British domestic architecture, illustrated with quirky archive material.
Peter Dazeley; Mark Daly
Unseen London takes you backstage at some of the capital's great theatres, into the changing rooms of some of our greatest temples of sport, into the heart of the Establishment...
The Queen's life is dedicated to her public - every move is scrutinised, every word noted. But her homes are havens where peace can be found, away from watchful eyes;...
James Cheshire; Oliver Uberti
When do police helicopters catch criminals? Which borough of London is the happiest? Is 'czesc' becoming a more common greeting than 'salaam'? This book deals with these questions.
Now in its eighth year, the Landscape Photographer of the Year Award was devised by Charlie Waite, one of Britain's foremost landscape photographers and created in association with AA Publishing...
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A striking photographic record of how the Beeching cuts and modernisation saw our grand terminal stations, soaring viaducts and cavernous locomotive works wiped from the landscape.
Deyan Sudjic; Donna Loveday
Published on the occasion of the exhibition held from the 15th November 2013 to 9th March 2014, London's Design Museum.
Join TV's Dan Snow as the fully illustrated 'Battle Castles' brings to thrilling life a cavalcade of medieval fortifications and the clashes that turned empires to dust and mortals into...
From the author of the bestselling, wonderfully unique and iconic book Manhattan Unfurled, comes an equally brilliant and utterly unprecedented portrait of London.
Cor Blok; Cor Blok; Pieter Collier
This brand new full-colour art book reveals in sumptuous detail more than 100 paintings based on The Lord of the Rings by acclaimed Dutch artist, Cor Blok, many of which...
Edward Jones; Christopher Woodward
* London has an unrivaled richness of architecture, both monumental and domestic. Jones and Woodward tackle all of the city's building history, from its Roman foundation through the Great Fire...
Despite an uneven history in terms of its popularity, the cinema continues to play an important role in British culture and cinema buildings are a vital part of communities across...