General Reference

Whether hunting down an answer in a pub quiz in an encyclopaedia or correcting your spelling in a dictionary, the Folio Society presents a wide selection of classic general reference books. Collected from some the most highly regarded reference publishers such as Chambers or Oxford, these books are guaranteed to answer your questions. See below for the full list of Folio General Reference books.

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Art in Detail: 100 Masterpieces book

Art in Detail: 100 Masterpieces

Susie Hodge

Experience exceptional art on a more personal level with this unique close-up guide.

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You save US$ 8.00 (20%)

An Anthology of Decorated Papers: A Sourcebook for Designers book

An Anthology of Decorated Papers: A Sourcebook for Designers

P. J. M. Marks

This remarkable book showcases several hundred of the most exquisite examples of decorated paper and provides a fascinating introduction to its history, traditions and techniques

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The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity book

The Oxford Dictionary of Late Antiquity

Edited by Oliver Nicholson

This beautifully bound two-volume set collates the knowledge of more than 400 scholars of the Late Antiquity across 5,000 entries.

Out of print Price: US$ 255.00 US$ 165.75

You save US$ 89.25 (35%)

Freeze book

Freeze

Justine Pattison

With more than 100 delicious recipes and fantastic new ways to use your freezer, this book may just make your life that bit easier.

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The Grammar of Spice book

The Grammar of Spice

Caz Hildebrand

A stylishly illustrated compendium of over 60 spices.

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You save US$ 6.00 (20%)

Miller’s Antiques Handbook & Price Guide 2016-2017 book

Miller’s Antiques Handbook & Price Guide 2016-2017

Edited by Judith Miller

The essential guide to pricing your antiques, whether you’re a dedicated collector or an enthusiastic browser, featuring over 8,000 images.

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The Modern Cook’s Year: Over 250 Vibrant Vegetable Recipes to See You Through the Seasons book

The Modern Cook’s Year: Over 250 Vibrant Vegetable Recipes to See You Through the Seasons

Anna Jones

Simple yet special recipes by an acclaimed chef, designed to take your cooking to the next level.

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Mrs Beeton: How to Cook book

Mrs Beeton: How to Cook

Isabella Beeton & Gerard Baker

The complete guide to British cooking by our most famous cook – carefully updated for the 21st century kitchen.

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River Cottage A to Z: Our Favourite Ingredients, & How to Cook Them book

River Cottage A to Z: Our Favourite Ingredients, & How to Cook Them

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, Pam Corbin, Mark Diacono, Nikki Duffy, Nick Fisher, Steven Lamb, Tim Maddams, Gill Meller & John Wright

The River Cottage experts present an exhaustive guide to the ingredients that are at the very heart of their organic philosophy.

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The Chambers Crossword Dictionary 4th Edition book

The Chambers Crossword Dictionary 4th Edition

Everything a crossword enthusiast could possibly need to defeat even the most puzzling puzzles.

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Masterpiece Paintings book

The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Masterpiece Paintings

Kathryn Calley Galitz

Featuring over 1,000 works of art, this landmark book celebrates the most iconic paintings from New York’s internationally renowned collection.

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Versailles: The Great and Hidden Splendours of the Sun King’s Palace book

Versailles: The Great and Hidden Splendours of the Sun King’s Palace

Versailles as you’ve never seen it before … a lavish, large-format portrait of the Palace by its official photographers.

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