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Star Wars Art

Star Wars fans rejoice, Star Wars Art: Ralph McQuarrie is a new book showcasing the most iconic artist in the history of Star Wars. Ralph McQuarrie worked hand-in-hand with George Lucas to help establish the saga’s visual aesthetic, its inimitable look and feel. The 800 page, two-book set features over 2,000 illustrations from conceptual paintings, costume designs, storyboards, book covers, and even Lucasfilm´s annual holiday cards, all rescanned and rephotographed for this book. 

Available for purchase in Europe here




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WHITE VILLA | SANTORINI GREECE

White Villa is another stunning, hand-picked paradise available for rent at welcomebeyond.com. The property is managed by Yannis, an architect. The villa is perched high atop in a village called Pyrgos Kallistis, it has breathtaking views. The property is divided into four housing units and has a total of 8 bedrooms. The exterior features two large Jacuzzis, and one infinity-pool. Yanis says: "The villa is a complex spatial experience that brings guests together whi...
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HOW TO SWEAR AROUND THE WORLD

"How to Swear Around the World” is a funny guidebook to(you guessed it), swearing in another language. The essential phrasebook will help you become an impressive curser in dozens of different languages, it is illustrated with handy visual guides and features phonetic pronunciation so that readers can curse like a native. A fun gift for the traveller in your family, he´ll be swearing proficiently in dozens of languages in no time! Available in Europe here...
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PORSCHE 911

The Porsche 911 is one of the most iconic sportscars of all time, since its launch in 1963, it has undergone continuous development, though the basic concept has remained little changed. Porsche 911: The Ultimate Sportscar as Cultural Icon is a new book by Gestalten, it explains how this German car became a global phenomenon and a symbol of aspiration, and shows in beautiful detail, the evolution of the 911. As you’re turning the pages on this beautifully ...
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