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  • Discovering God - cover image

    Discovering God

    A collection of illustrated meditations on the personality of God

    Catharine Heron

    Chosen for Spring 2015 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE COLLECTION for Non-Fiction

    ISBN: 9780856835056 - paperback

    “Discovering God is a deeply insightful and extremely accessible set of meditations enriched and amplified by beautiful and sensitive illustrations – each one a meditation in itself.”  
    Abbot Stuart, OSB

    £10.00Add to basket
  • This Way Once: A Book of Yesterday

    Annetta Victoria Wood - Illustrated by Ann Oxley

    ISBN: 9780856832499 - Hardback

    The culmination of a lifetime's work, this is a collection of poetry, prose and visual art that keeps body, mind and spirit together, a rich summation of ideas, thoughts and philosophy. Their common theme is a respect for life and an affinity with what endures throughout the years, bringing an empathetic solace and strength in time of need.

    £25.00Add to basket
  • Consider England

    Consider England

    Linda Proud - Watercolours by Valerie Petts

    ISBN: 9780856831454 - Hardback

    What is it that makes England English? What are the quintessentially English qualities? This is what Linda Proud has sought to reveal and Valerie Petts to illustrate.

    £17.95Add to basket
  • All the World’s a Stage

    Calligraphy and illustration by Dorothy Boux

    ISBN: 9780856831461 - Hardback

    The speeches, poems and songs in this book, chosen to reflect the dramatic scope of Shakespeare's work, have been written and illustrated by hand. Like the actor, the art of the calligrapher is to bring the words to life.

    £18.95Add to basket
  • Twenty Most Favourite Songs of Burns - cover

    Twenty Most Favourite Songs of Burns

    Scribed in calligraphy and illustrated by Andrew Winton

    ISBN: 9780856831751 - Hardback

    This beautiful book is the result of a long cherished dream, inspired by the poems and songs of Robert Burns. The dedicated research and meticulous craftsmanship shown by Andrew Winton have resulted in a book that no lover of Burns can resist.

    £19.95Add to basket
  • Edward Thomas: A Mirror of England

    Compiled and introduced by Eliane Wilson - Calligraphy and illustrations by Frederick Marns

    ISBN: 9780856830822 - Hardback

    The poet's search "in hope to find whatever I seek", his physical and spiritual intimacy with Nature and his deep love of England are all expressed in this evocative selection of some eighty of his poems, introduced by a biographical essay.

    £14.95Add to basket
  • Springs of Joy

    Springs of Joy: A Biblical Treasury

    Scribed and illustrated by Evelyn Scaramanga - Bible translations chosen by John Eddison

    ISBN: 9780856831416 - Hardback

    Springs of Joy, begun by Evelyn Scaramanga as a labour of love in memory of her late husband, has turned into a beautiful and inspired work of art.

    £18.95Add to basket
  • The Golden Thread

    Words of hope for a changing world

    Compilation, illustration and calligraphy by Dorothy Boux

    ISBN: 9780856831157 - Hardback

     "... one of the most amazing books I have ever seen ... an anthology of about a hundred very short texts taken from a wide variety of sources drawing on the teachings of many religions and philosophies." The Philosopher

    £18.95Add to basket
  • Woman a unique tribute - cover

    Woman: A Unique Tribute

    Dorothy Boux - Compilation, illustration and calligraphy

    ISBN: 9780856831836 - Hardback

    In this her fourth book Dorothy Boux drew on her deep fund of experience and wisdom to shed light on what it means to be a woman today. Using her skills as a calligrapher and artist, she illuminated the subject beautifully.

    £15.00Add to basket
  • The Eternal One

    Dorothy Boux - Translated by H.P. Blavatsky

    ISBN: 9780856832192 - Hardback

    Inscribed on tablets in an ancient language, the original source of this extraordinary account of creation remains a mystery. H.P.Blavatsky was given an explanation of the meaning during her travels in India and Tibet in the 1850s and inspired by the words, Dorothy Boux has produced this beautifully illustrated work.

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  • Creation: A Celebration

    Illustration and calligraphy by Sue Symons

    ISBN: 9780856832697 - Hardback

    Creation: A Celebration is an exquisite work of art in needlework, painting and calligraphy, reproduced in all its vibrancy in this delightful book.

    £30.00Add to basket
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