Tumbling headlong down a rabbit-hole, Alice enters the magical underground kingdom of Wonderland. These classic stories remain a childhood favourite.
A magnificent facsimile edition of a religious and literary classic. Next to the authorised version of the King James Bible and the plays of William Shakespeare, it is among the most widely read and influential of English literary works.
Dazzling colour images illuminate this award-winning story of game-changing scientific theory.
Produced in series with The Tiger in the Smoke, this edition pays homage to an exceptional mystery writer.
A fabulous array of exquisite recipes from the best-selling author of Persiana. Published by Mitchell Beazley.
Aristocratic privilege stands on a precipice in Evelyn Waugh’s Brideshead Revisited, a nostalgic study of class and character, newly illustrated with Harry Brockway’s stylised wood engravings for this Folio Society edition.
Our seasonal anthologies of prose, poetry, diary entries and musings are brought together in a beautiful set for gifting or collecting and illustrated throughout with Petra Börner’s nature-inspired designs.
A fascinating book, encased in a beautiful collector’s box, The Orchid tells the intriguing stories of 40 orchids.
Vienna 1900 Complete brings together almost 1,000 images representing the richness of the visual arts in Vienna at the turn of the 20th century.
Women in Art, from the best-selling ‘Little People, Big Dreams’ series, aims to inspire the next generation to change the world.
With only two genuine dates, this irreverent romp is history as every schoolboy would wish it – hilarious and memorable.
The first illustrated edition of Steinbeck's absorbing dispatches for the New York Herald Tribune.
The inspiration behind generations of literature and storytelling, the mythology that drove the Vikings is retold here with vitality and humour.
A new comprehensive guide to the main global events, personalities and themes which have shaped the modern world published by Cambridge University Press.
A sumptuous new book revealing how Classical mythology has inspired art over time. Published by Phaidon.
A new visual exploration of the Bard’s geographical and cultural environment.
A comprehensive guide to one of the most exciting periods in design history. Published by Mitchell Beazley.
Susan Schulten explores the story of the continent in A History of America in 100 Maps.
One of the most authoritative celebrations of mosque architecture and Islamic design, lavishly illustrated throughout.
New technologies reveal some of the incredible secrets that have long been locked in the prehistoric bones of dinosaurs.
Women in Science, from the best-selling series ‘Little People, Big Dreams’, presents three inspirational women from history who changed the world.
This new fully illustrated and wide-ranging book applies 21st-century knowledge to help answer centuries-old questions about Leonardo da Vinci.