Life and work of the Viennese artist. Guerard travelled to Australia in 1852 and spent time on the Ballarat goldfields. He later moved to Melbourne and was appointed Master of the School of Painting at the National Gallery of Victoria. This book includes a complete ilustrated biography focusing on von Guerard's time in Australia.
The journal of botanist Joseph Banks, who travelled aboard the HMS Endeavour on Captain Cook's first voyage to the South Pacific.
2 volumes, octavo. Original red cloth, title gilt to spines. With the dust jackets. Coloured frontispiece to each and 14 other similar plates. 80 black and white plates, 8 sketch-maps to the text, all but 2 full-page, folding track-chart.
Elvis & the Birth of Rock documents the extraordinary music bus tours that travelled the States during the fifties, often presenting several legendary performers in a single billing.
Genesis Publications' Early Dylan: The Limited Edition is available in an edition of just 250 numbered copies. Early Dylan presents the black-and-white images (many published here for the first time) and recollections of three of the finest photographers of the sixties, capturing Bob Dylan between 1963 and 1966.
A Day in the Life by award-winning photo-journalist, Michael Ward, introduces rare photographs that capture 24 hours with The Beatles on February 19, 1963 – a day of singular historical importance.
A rare limited edition book of Bob Gruen's photography of The Rolling Stones taken from 1972 to 1997, documenting the band's touring career and also their solo appearances, both official and impromptu, and alongside other rock 'n' roll legends such as John Lennon, Bob Dylan and Chuck Berry.
A facsimile reproduction made from the original manuscript in Dickens' hand, published as a limited edition of 250 copies and signed by Monica Dickens, great granddaughter of Charles Dickens.
Collage is Sir Jackie Stewart’s account of an incredible racing career, as told through the unseen archive of the Stewart family albums. Originally compiled by Sir Jackie’s wife, Lady Helen Stewart, the albums began in the early sixties with a few press cuttings donated by Lady Helen’s mother-in-law. They grew into 17 volumes.
"I grew up in Hamburg, not Liverpool." – John Lennon
In BECK01 Jeff Beck takes us on the journey of a lifetime. Over five decades he has blazed a trail, forging a unique style lauded by critics, fans and fellow guitar legends. Telling the story behind the music, Beck's twin inspirations - hot-rodding and rock'n'roll - are now bound together in the official signed limited edition book of his career.
The Arc: The Grand History of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe is a remarkable leather-bound limited-edition book, and a milestone in racing publishing. This large-format, exquisitely printed 400-page volume recounts, for the first time, the running of every Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe from its inauguration in 1920 through to the race of 1997.
A limited edition facsimile edition of the original 1864 manuscript, charmingly illustrated and hand-lettered throughout by the author.
Alice, The White Rabbit, the King and Queen of Hearts, The Mock Turtle...every one of these characters, known and loved by five generations of children of all ages, was born on 'a golden afternoon' in July 1862.
24 Nights is Eric Clapton's signed limited edition book and CD box set, commemorating a record 24-night performance at the Royal Albert Hall in 1991. This book is a unique collaboration between Eric Clapton, Peter Blake, Derek Taylor and Genesis Publications.