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"Have you seen a purple cow?!"

Advantages: Great light reading
Disadvantages: Very big book (so also quite heavy reading!)

...came across this book whilst browsing on Amazon, and once I had read a little about it, I just had to have it. The list price is £24.95, but Amazon charge only £16.46, and there are many copies available new and used for as little as £13.00, I have just ...

ajaybie 03.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Art of Looking Sideways - Alan Fletcher

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A Guide to Visual Awareness.

Advantages: Endless hours of fascination and amusement.
Disadvantages: It's heavy.

The Art of Looking Sideways by Alan Fletcher, a renowned designer and art director, is a great coffee table book full of interesting and random information to keep the reader entertained. The book has won a number of awards. The book is hard back, ...

nickyct 25.10.2005 · Read full review
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Review of The Art of Looking Sideways - Alan Fletcher

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A book you could learn something everyday from...

Advantages: Have a look for five minutes or three hours...
Disadvantages: If anything it is the size..

...I acidentally came acroos this book through a friend, flicking through intially i decided to ask to borrow it overnight, 2 weeks later he had it returned. The thoughts and concepts of being so simple with design really opens your mind to thinking differen ...

j.o.n 26.06.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Art of Looking Sideways - Alan Fletcher

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Diamond review  Seductive, erotic and thought provoking

Advantages: A journey of a talented artist's paintings
Disadvantages: -

~~~~ JACK VETTRIANO~~~ Elegant, erotic, alluring, thought provoking… the list to describe Vettriano’s work is endless. I have been a fan of Jack Vettriano’s style for some years and have two of his prints in my lounge as well as a smaller more sensual ...

pixie65 18.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Jack Vettriano - Anthony Quinn, Jack Vettriano

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unversal art guide

Advantages: very interesting one of the most detailed of its type
Disadvantages: due to detail limited to artists in its scope

For a long time now,"The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists" has been my guide and reference in relation to art and it's world. This is an interesting book for any art enthusiast, I myself run a small gallery and have found it quite useful alt ...

dazzagaelic 19.03.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists - Ian Chilvers

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