Category Archives: New Books

New Books: Media & Entertainment

Cardiff After Dark Change Your Mind English for International Journalists Frank Zappa and the And Revolution in the Head: The Beatles’ Records and the Sixties Samuel Beckett Shaw and Ibsen: Bernard Shaw’s the Quintessence of Ibsenism, and Related Writings Suffragettes … Continue reading

Posted in New Books | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Le Book: London 2012

The latest edition of Le Book, the annual reference for global creatives, is now available from the Quick Reference section within the Library.

Posted in New Books | Tagged , | Leave a comment

New Fashion Books: Part 2

Hollywood Costume Pattern Schiaparelli & Prada: Impossible Conversations Swinging 60s Fashion Style The 70s: The Decade That Style Forgot The Wedding Dress: 300 Years of Bridal Fashions Tim Walker Story Teller Underwear: Fashion in Detail Wartime Fashion: From Haute Couture … Continue reading

Posted in New Books, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

New Fashion Books: Part 1

1980s Fashion Print Bus Stop and the Influence of the 70s on Fashion Today Ballgowns: British Glamour Since 1950 Decades Everyday Fashions of the Forties As Pictured in Sears Catalogs Everyday Fashions of the Sixties As Pictured in Sears Catalogs … Continue reading

Posted in New Books, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Nice new fashion books

Roberto Capucci: Art into Fashion Poiret, Dior and Schiaparelli: Fashion, Femininity and Modernity DIY Style: Fashion, Music and Global Digital Cultures Fashion and Art The Swimsuit: Fashion from Poolside to Catwalk Porn Chic: Exploring the Contours of Raunch Eroticism Markets … Continue reading

Posted in New Books, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

New Books: Media & Entertainment

The Cinema of India (24 Frames) ┬áContemporary German Cinema Death of a Pirate: British Radio and the Making of the Information Age Documentary Film After Film: (Or, What Became of 21st Century Cinema?) Found in Translation: Greek Drama in English … Continue reading

Posted in New Books | Tagged , | Leave a comment

New books for the New Year: Part 2, Media and Entertainment

The Plays of Samuel Beckett Almost Shakespeare: Reinventing His Works for Cinema and Television Framing Film: Cinema and the Visual Arts Movement Training for Actors Cinematography: Third Edition Resetting the Stage: Public Theatre between the Market and Democracy Chris Marker: … Continue reading

Posted in New Books | Tagged , | Leave a comment

New books for the New Year: Part 1, Design

Art for All: British Posters for Transport Just My Type: A Book About Fonts Cycle Style Graffiti Alphabets: Street Fonts from Around the World Camera Constructs: Photography, Architecture and the Modern City Fashion Illustration School Cycle Chic The Anxiety of … Continue reading

Posted in New Books, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

New Books: October 2012

Interior design: theory and process Life on Mars: from Manchester to New York Local radio, going global Art and photography Fifty key American films Science fiction Contemporary cinema of Latin America: ten key films Design futuring: sustainability, ethics, and new … Continue reading

Posted in New Books, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

New Books

We had lots in over the summer. Click on any of the images to see an enlarged view. Check where they are on the shelves by using the Library Catalogue or come in and ask. Here’s a few more…. Happy … Continue reading

Posted in New Books | Tagged , | 2 Comments