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The 20 Most Beautiful Children’s Books of All Time

The 20 Most Beautiful Children's Books of All Time

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Biographies of historical figures for children, flaws and all

Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker by Patricia Hruby Powell, illustrated by Christian Robinson. | 26 Children's Books That Celebrate Black History

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10 of the Best Holiday Books You Probably Haven’t Read

The Box of Delights (New York Review Children's Collection) by John Masefield. $13.69. 312 pages. Author: John Masefield. Series - New York Review Children's Collection. Reading level: Ages 9 and up. Publisher: NYR Children's Collection (October 23, 2007)

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The day Laurence Olivier got stage fright

The day Laurence Olivier got stage fright - There was a play that Kenneth Tynan had long championed as a vehicle for Larry, Eugene O'Neill's Long Day's Journey into Night, but the actor had always resisted. Ken brought it to the table again. It would be a new direction for him...

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14 Paintings That Revolutionized Art

Johannes Vermeer's "Girl with a Pearl Earring" 1665). subtle changes of light and focus seems to anticipate photography: some features appear in focus, while others seem out of focus, and objects are depicted with a foreshortening that resembles that seen in photographs.

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The Creepy Victorian-Era Stuffed Rabbits and Squirrels of ‘Walter Potter’s Curious World of Taxidermy’

5 | The Insane Victorian Taxidermy Of Walter Potter | Co.Design | business design

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Calling All Book Nerds: Here's Your Chance To See 'The Goldfinch' Painting In Real Life

Carel Fabritius-1622-1654 The Goldfinch 1654. One of my favourite paintings - it is at the centre of the new Donna Tartt book - The Goldfinch.

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Richard Eyre: In the spirit of Ibsen

Director Richard Eyre and cast members Jack Lowden and Lesley Manville in rehearsal for Ghosts at the Almeida theatre (photo: Hugo Glendinn...

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Woody Allen: What I've Learned

"If you're born with a gift, to behave like it's an achievement is not right." From the Woody Allen Interview 2013 - "Blue Jasmine" Director Woody Allen on Movies, Success & Life - Esquire