Collection History

Indigo Quilts: 30 Quilts from the Poos Collection - History of Indigo - 5 Projects  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at July 2, 2017
Indigo Quilts: 30 Quilts from the Poos Collection - History of Indigo - 5 Projects

Kay Triplett, Lori Lee Triplett, "Indigo Quilts: 30 Quilts from the Poos Collection - History of Indigo - 5 Projects"
ISBN: 1617452432 | 2015 | EPUB | 136 pages | 25 MB

Indigo Quilts: 30 Quilts from the Poos Collection - History of Indigo - 5 Projects  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at March 25, 2017
Indigo Quilts: 30 Quilts from the Poos Collection - History of Indigo - 5 Projects

Indigo Quilts: 30 Quilts from the Poos Collection - History of Indigo - 5 Projects by Kay Triplett, Lori Lee Triplett
English | November 7, 2015 | ISBN: 1617452432 | PDF | 136 pages | 90.8 MB
The Marian Exiles: A Study in the Origins of Elizabethan Puritanism (Cambridge Library Collection - History)

Christina Hallowell Garrett, "The Marian Exiles: A Study in the Origins of Elizabethan Puritanism (Cambridge Library Collection - History)"
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | ISBN 10: 1108011268 | 2010 | PDF | 406 pages | 5.5 MB
Free Town Libraries, their Formation, Management, and History: In Britain, France, Germany, and America (repost)

Free Town Libraries, their Formation, Management, and History: In Britain, France, Germany, and America (Cambridge Library Collection - History of Printing, Publishing and Libraries) by Edward Edwards
English | ISBN: 1108009360 | 2010 | PDF | 676 pages | 14 MB

A History of the Cambridge University Press 1521-1921  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by mapusi at March 14, 2015
A History of the Cambridge University Press 1521-1921

A History of the Cambridge University Press 1521-1921 (Cambridge Library Collection - History of Printing, Publishing and Libraries) by Sydney Castle Roberts
English | July 20, 2009 | ISBN: 110800251X | 219 Pages | PDF | 7 MB

Published to mark the four hundredth anniversary of the first book to be printed in Cambridge by John Siberch in 1521, this book traces the development of the Press over four centuries. S.C. Roberts, who became Secretary to the Press Syndicate in 1922, blends archival research with an anecdotal style to produce this informative account.
Free Town Libraries, their Formation, Management, and History: In Britain, France, Germany, and America

Edward Edwards, "Free Town Libraries, their Formation, Management, and History: In Britain, France, Germany, and America (Cambridge Library Collection - History of Printing, Publishing and Libraries)"
Publisher: C…dge Uni…ity Press | ISBN: 1108009360 | 2010 | PDF | 676 pages | 14.1 MB
Hayward, Jane, "English and French medieval stained glass in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art"

Hayward, "Jane, English and French medieval stained glass in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art"
Publisher: Harvey Miller Publ | 2003 | ISBN: 1872501370 | English | PDF | 286 pages | 57.62 Mb

This comprehensive two-volume catalogue covers the outstanding collection of English and French medieval stained glass in the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Written by curator Jane Hayward, the catalogue is posthumously published as Part I in the Corpus Vitrearum USA series and represents the culmination of Hayward's pioneering work in the field, from the years immediately following World War II, when Hayward first journeyed to France to study medieval stained glass with Louis Grodecki and Jean Lafond, to the month before her death in 1994. …
"The Gamekeeper at Home: Sketches of Natural History and Rural Life" by Richard Jefferies

"The Gamekeeper at Home: Sketches of Natural History and Rural Life" by Richard Jefferies
Cambridge Library Collection - History. Reprint edition first published 1878
Cambridge University Press | 2009 | ISBN: 1108004105 9781108004107 | 229 pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book is a collections of essays in the style of reminiscences of a rural way of life which, though never idyllic, was by the 1870s beginning to undergo a period of rapid change

Art, Passion & Power: The Story of the Royal Collection  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at March 14, 2018
Art, Passion & Power: The Story of the Royal Collection

Art, Passion & Power: The Story of the Royal Collection by Michael Hall
English | December 7th, 2017 | ASIN: B077MR1J1H, ISBN: 1785942611 | 352 Pages | EPUB | 101.98 MB

The Royal Collection is the last great collection formed by the European monarchies to have survived into the twenty-first century. Containing over a million artworks and objects, it covers all aspects of the fine and decorative arts, from paintings by Rembrandt and Michelangelo to grand sculpture, Fabergé eggs and some of the most exquisite furniture ever made. The Royal Collection also offers a revealing insight into the history of the British monarchy from William the Conqueror to Queen Elizabeth II, recording the tastes and obsessions of kings and queens over the past 500 years.
The Color of Pomegranates / Sayat Nova (1969) [Criterion Collection]

The Color of Pomegranates / Sayat Nova (1969) [Criterion Collection, Spine #918]
DVD Video, DVD5 + DVD9 | NTSC 4:3 | 720x480 | 1hr 20mn | 3.92 Gb + 6.85 Gb
Armenian: AC3, 1 ch; English (Commentary): AC3, 1 ch
Subtitles: English
Genre: Biography, Drama, History | Director: Sergei Parajanov

A super-stylized, surreal biography of Armenian troubadour Sayat Nova, whose life is depicted through non-narrative amalgamations of poetic images.