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Imagining the Past in France: History in Manuscript Painting: ...
Elizabeth Morrison & Anne D. Hedeman.
Publisher: Getty Museum
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781606060292
Daedalus Item Code: 73828
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The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom
Slavomir Rawicz.
Publisher: Robinson
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781845296445
Daedalus Item Code: 73713
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Five Children and It
E. Nesbit. H.R. Millar, illus.
Publisher: Virago
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780349009353
Daedalus Item Code: 73750
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Oranges and Lemons: Rhymes from Past Times
Karen Dolby.
Publisher: Michael O'Mara
Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781843179597
Daedalus Item Code: 74028
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Saving Italy: The Race to Rescue a Nation's Treasures from the Nazis
Robert M. Edsel.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780393348804.  Daedalus Item Code: 73984
The author of Rescuing Da Vinci and co-author of The Monuments Men, as well as the chairman of the National Humanities Medal–awarded Monuments Men Foundation for the Preservation of ... (Read More)
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Weird & Wacky Inventions
Jim Murphy.
Publisher: Sky Pony Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781634502030.  Daedalus Item Code: 74011
We think that John Boax's 1951 hair-cutting machine was a great idea—aside from the chance that it could seriously burn hair—and that Wilhelm Biber's bread preserver would have taken off, if plastic ... (Read More)
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The Ultimate Mushroom Book: The Complete Guide to Mushrooms—A Photographic A–Z of Types and 100 Original Recipes
Peter Jordan & Steven Wheeler.
Publisher: Southwater.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781780193366.  Daedalus Item Code: 73437
A complete guide to identifying, picking, and using mushrooms—and which ones to avoid—this book offers a photographic A-to-Z of the most popular mushrooms, seen both in the wild and in close-up ... (Read More)
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The Spy Net: The Greatest Intelligence Operations of the First World War
Henry Landau.
Publisher: Biteback Publishing.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849549066.  Daedalus Item Code: 73407
A young South African serving with the British Army in World War I, Henry Landau was on sick leave in London in 1916 when he was recruited by Mansfield Smith-Cumming, the original "C" running ... (Read More)
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Gretel and the Case of the Missing Frog Prints: A Brothers Grimm Mystery
P.J. Brackston.
Publisher: Pegasus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781605989457.  Daedalus Item Code: 73973
Bavaria, 1776. When Albrecht Dürer the Much Much Younger's treasured Frog Prints go missing, he knows exactly where to turn for help. Now 35 and still living with her gluttonous brother Hans, Gretel ... (Read More)
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Britt-Marie Was Here
Fredrik Backman. Henning Koch, trans.
Publisher: Atria.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781501142536.  Daedalus Item Code: 73853
An irresistible companion novel to Swedish columnist Fredrik Backman's winning A Man Called Ove, this is a tale of finding love and second chances in the most unlikely of places. Britt-Marie ... (Read More)
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The Nest
Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney.
Publisher: HarperAvenue.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781443445238.  Daedalus Item Code: 73875
The Plumbs have been waiting. Ever since their father died prematurely, Melody, Beatrice, Jack, and Leo have watched the modest trust fund he left for them—"the nest"—grow exponentially in the ... (Read More)
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The Ingenious Mr. Pyke: Inventor, Fugitive, Spy
Henry Hemming.
Publisher: PublicAffairs.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781610397131.  Daedalus Item Code: 73975
An inventor, adventurer, polymath, and unlikely hero of both world wars, Geoffrey Pyke escaped from a prison camp in World War I Germany, earned a fortune on the stock market, founded an influential ... (Read More)
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