Welcome to our online store!
You have no items in your basket.
Close
Filters
Search

Penguin Books Ltd

View as Grid List
Display per page

The Lamp of Memory

9780141036670
Ruskin J
States that ancient buildings must be conserved for their deep, mystical links with the past and that creative design is essential - not for financial gain, but to communicate eternal human truths. This title brings the works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization and helped make us who we are.
€7.00
excluding shipping

Happy City: Transforming Our Lives Through Urban Design

9780141047546
Montgomery C
Tells the story of how the solutions to this century's problems lie in unlocking the secrets to great city living. Drawing on the lessons from their stories, from brain science, and from the realm of urban experimentation, this book offers solutions we can all use to improve our lives and shows that simple changes can make all the difference.
€11.67
excluding shipping

Building and Dwelling: Ethics for the City

9780141022116
Sennett, Richard
In Building and Dwelling, Richard Sennett distils a lifetime's thinking and practical experience to explore the relationship between the good built environment and the good life. He argues for, and describes in rich detail, the idea of an open city, one in which people learn to manage complexity. He shows how the design of cities can enrich or diminish the everyday experience of those who dwell in them.
€12.84
excluding shipping

The Language of Things

9780141031170
Sudjic, Deyan
Decodes the things around us: their hidden meanings, our relationship with them, how they shape our lives and why we desire them. This book makes us part with our money. It defines who we think we are.
€15.18
excluding shipping

On Art and Life

9780141018959
Ruskin J
John Ruskins insights into the need for individual artistic freedom, and his disdain for the mass-production art of the Victorian era, radically altered society's perception of creative design and remain powerfully relevant to our ideas of beauty today.
€7.00
excluding shipping

The Art of War

9780140455526
Tzu, Sun
States that throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. This book presents works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization and helped make us who we are.
€8.17
excluding shipping

Ornament and Crime

9780141392974
Loos, Adolf
€11.67
excluding shipping

Modern Buildings in Britain: A Gazetteer

9780241534632
Hatherley, Owen
€70.12
excluding shipping
)
CLOSE