A sweeping and lively account from a master of the subject
The first major biography for our time, from the celebrated biographer of Cézanne
A magnificent work of original research, unwinding history through cloth – how we make it, use it and what it means to us
Arthur der Weduwen
Princes, collectors, bookworms and thieves: the extraordinary story of the library, from Alexandria to the age of Google
A revelatory guide to the 'epic of epics' from a beloved authority
A kaleidoscopic compendium of colour cultures and meanings that will change the way you see the spectrum
The ten most revolutionary years in art ever, covered by former Sotheby's director Philip Hook.
A major new biography of one of Britain's best-loved artists
A leading expert draws on a lifetime of fieldwork to reveal the mysteries and magic of language
A major new account of poetry in the twentieth century
Cathy Park Hong
A fearless work of creative non-fiction about racism in cultural pursuits by award-winning poet Cathy Park Hong
How Britain's most famous female poet invented herself and defied her times
A workbook of 40 exercises to accompany the acclaimed drawing guide
'I love it. A practical, spiritual, nurturing book.' – Russell BrandSince its first publication, The Artist's Way has inspired the genius…
The answer to overwork and burnout, the route to fulfilment and success: letting go
The international bestseller that celebrates the beauty, passion and life-lessons to be found in this not-so-dead language
A unique collection of correspondence between the most celebrated actors, directors and playwrights of the past 50 years – now in paperback
Discover one of the world's great novels while you learn Latin.
A quirky language-lovers tour of the twenty most-spoken languages in the world – what puts them a cut above the other six thousand?
Why won't language do as it's told? Join the Economist's Johnson columnist on a headspinning journey of discovery