Art and Culture

DK's art and culture books delve into the world of art, music and literature like you've never seen before using DK's unique visual design to uncover and reveal the intricacies of each discipline. From stunning world architecture, fashion designers, musicals and more; DK’s art and culture books have something for everyone. The books transport you everywhere from behind the scenes of the art world to up close and personal with your favorite Shakespeare plays.

DK's art and culture books delve into the world of art, music and literature like you've never seen before using DK's unique visual design to uncover and reveal the intricacies of each discipline. From stunning world architecture, fashion designers, musicals and more; DK’s art and culture books have something for everyone. The books transport you everywhere from behind the scenes of the art world to up close and personal with your favorite Shakespeare plays.

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  • Musica

    Format:Hardback  

    Música guía a los lectores a través de la evolución de la música desde sus orígenes prehistóricos; fijándose no tan sólo en la música clásica occidental, si no en la música de alrededor del mundo.Perfilando época por época la historia del desarrollo musical, Read More

    $50.00
  • Artist's Painting Techniques

    Format:Hardback  

    Artist's Painting Techniques is your practical guide to learning how to bring out your inner artist with a wide range of painting styles, whether you want to learn how to use acrylics, watercolors, or oil paints. With progression in mind, this master class will teach Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $30.00
  • El libro de Shakespeare

    Format:Hardback  

    El libro de Shakespeare trae las obras de William Shakespeare a la vida con fotografías a todo color, imágenes, nubes de ideas, cronologías y citas que ayudarán al lector a comprender el contexto de las piezas y poemas de Shakespeare.Desde las obras más famosas de Read More

    $25.00
  • The Literature Book

    Format:Hardback  

    A global look at the greatest works of Eastern and Western literature and the themes that unite them, for students and lovers of literature and reading. The Literature Book is a fascinating journey through the greatest works of world literature, from the Iliad to Don Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $25.00
  • Musicals

    Format:Hardback  

    Musicals: The Definitive Illustrated Story showcases the complete history of the musical on stage and screen, from its origins in ancient Greece to early twentieth century dance halls and vaudeville to the golden age of cinema productions to the record-breaking Read More

    $40.00
  • The Sherlock Holmes Book

    Format:Hardback  

    The Sherlock Holmes Book, the latest in DK's award-winning Big Ideas Simply Explained series, tackles the most "elementary" of subjects — the world of Sherlock Holmes, as told by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The Sherlock Holmes Book is packed with witty illustrations, clear Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $25.00
  • Design

    Format:Hardback  

    Design: The Definitive Visual History lays out the complete evolution of design, from its origins in early cultures to the contemporary design - physical and digital - of today. This comprehensive volume covers every major design movement, along with the iconic Read More

    $50.00
  • Art

    Format:Hardback  

    Art: A Visual History is the complete visual guide to Western art, now updated and repackaged in a themed slipcase.How to tell Impressionism from Expressionism, a Degas from a Monet, early Medieval art from early Christian? Art: A Visual History explains it all - Read More

    $30.00
  • Grateful Dead

    Format:Paperback  

    Grateful Dead: The Illustrated Trip is the definitive illustrated biography of the Grateful Dead and a visual record of America's greatest rock experience - now available in a paperback edition to celebrate the band's 50th anniversary.This encyclopedic book tells the Read More

    $29.95
  • Engineers

    Format:Paperback  

    From the earliest engineers such as Archimedes and Hero of Alexandria, heroes of the Industrial Revolution like Eli Whitney and Alessandro Volta, and pioneers of the Modern Age with Henry Ford and Wernher von Braun, Engineers looks at more than eighty of the world's Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $24.95
  • The Shakespeare Book

    Format:Hardback  

    Learn more about the work of William Shakespeare with The Shakespeare Book, packed full of infographics, inspirational quotes, character guides, and more bonus material that illuminates the bard's work, from Shakespeare plays like Twelfth Night, Julius Caesar, Hamlet, Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $25.00
  • The Fashion Book

    Format:Hardback  

    From corsets and camis to tailoring and textiles, The Fashion Book is a sassy style guide for teenage girls who want to discover the stories behind their favorite looks, find their own style, and learn what makes the fashion world tick. Packed with gorgeous images, Read More

    Also available in eBook
    $15.99
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