Words of Love
Hardcover ISBN: 1784882305
Love is a universal language, made even more so, with the help of this little book. Love Bible is full of 'I love you' in more than 365 languages, making it the perfect way to show anyone in your life how much you care.
1st Edition Hardcover ISBN: 1623439914
On good days, cats are known for their poise, discerning tastes and impeccable personal hygiene. On other days they seem to make it their mission in life to shred our toilet paper, puke on our most prized possessions and potty in whatever house plant appears to be your favorite. Cat-astrophe features sassy memes of these fluffy pranksters, caught in the most hilarious, most shameful and all-to-well-known feline misdeeds, clearly enacted with little to no remorse. Cat lovers everywhere will identify with and giggle through the frustrations of the day as this hilarious book reminds us that unconditional love goes both ways.
City Maps and Stories
Contemporary Wanders Through the 19th Century
Hardcover ISBN: 8867324837
Stroll around some of the greatest cities in the world and discover what they were like a century ago at the start of the modern age. Explore 100 routes around 15 different cities at the turn of the 20th century thanks to a million tiny vintage images – from London to Havana, New York to Shanghai and Vienna to Milan. These journeys around today's cityscapes reveal memories, historical facts, great monuments, sights and sounds, local myths and fleeting impressions, as well as locations where time has stood still, such as the Eiffel Tower on the banks of the Seine and the Stray Dog Cabaret on the banks of the Neva in St. Petersburg. With 160 pages, this book includes 75 painstakingly researched illustrations, all with the unmistakable and surprising graphic style of Lorenzo Petrantoni. Texts by Gianni Morelli.
A Book For My Husband
Hardcover ISBN: 1883211778
Pamela Winterbourne shows again (as she did in "A Book for My Sister, A Book for my Daughter, and "A Book for My Mother) that she has a gift for expressing the unsaid thoughts of everywoman. Here she looks back on a marriage (which could be of any duration) and thanks her husband for his admiration, trust, generosity, laughter, companionship and love. Welleran Poltarnees, as is his wont, has discovered lovely images to accompany each thought.
Song of Creation
Hardcover ISBN: 1883211344
In 1225 the infirm St. Francis, living in a hut in a church garden, wrote this poem in which he looks on the face of creation and blesses it in its totality. Our text is a translation of the poem by Matthew Arnold. We have illuminated each line with paintings -- "Praised be my Lord for our brother the Wind" is accompanied by a Corot painting of trees bent before a gale, and also an illustration by Frank Pape in which a dove is borne joyously upward. In this manner two faces of wind are shown, and the words made more vividly manifest.
Rude Hand Gestures of the World
A Guide to Offending without Words
Paperback ISBN: 0811878074
A hand gesture is arguably the most effective form of expression, whether you re defaming a friend s mother or telling a perfect stranger to get lost. Learn how to go beyond just flipping the bird with this illustrated guide to rude hand gestures all around the world, from asking for sex in the Middle East to calling someone crazy in Italy. Detailed photographs of hand models and subtle tips for proper usage make Rude Hand Gestures of the World the perfect companion for globe-trotters looking to offend.
Butterflies & Other Bugs from the Natural History Museum
ACC ISBN: 1910258687
This collection of 12 sheets of high quality standard-size gift wrap features illustrations of colorful butterflies and insects from the Natural History Museum, London. The wrapping paper is folded into a paperback book, which has a notepad binding for a clean, easy-tear off.
The Snark Handbook
A Reference Guide to Verbal Sparring
Paperback ISBN: 1602397600
A treasury of biting comebacks, insults, and sarcastic quips counsels readers on how to catch others off guard and get desired results, organizing entries under such headers as the Snark Hall of Fame and the Best Snarky Responses to Everyday Dumbassness. Original.
50 Perfect Wines to Pair With Your Child's Rotten Behavior
Hardcover ISBN: 1631063359
This isn't your ordinary wine pairing book--this is wine pairing for the weary parent! Did your daughter just get out of bed for the twelfth time to ask for a glass of water? We've got the perfect rosé for your sanity. Did your son just have a meltdown in the middle of the grocery store? We've got a Pinot for your pain. Has your child's math homework left you in a state of total depression? Try a Syrah to get you out of that funk. W(h)ine includes fifty perfect pairings to match your child's perfectly rotten behavior! You'll also discover the best ways to open a wine bottle without a corkscrew (hint: use a shoe). As a bonus, each wine featured in the book comes with a sticker, so every time you sample a wine to match a rotten behavior, go ahead and add it to the Periodic Table of W(h)ine that folds out of the book. The sticker groupings will help you determine if your child has behavior problems, attitude problems, or just plain bad DNA! So whether you like your "juice" from the glass, the bottle, or the box, this is the perfect book to wine your way through the joys of day-to-day parenting.