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  • A History of Venice

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $26.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780679721970
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: June 1989
    At once the most comprehensive and the most engaging history of Venice available in English, this indispensable work traces the rise of empire of Venice from its 5th century beginnings all the way through until 1797 - when Napoleon putan end to the 1,000-year-old Republic. Bibliography, Index. Illus., b&w photos; 4 maps; 1 chart. 736p.
  • A Short History of Byzantium

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780679772699
    • Publisher: Vintage Books
    • Published: January 1999
    In this magisterial adaptation of his epic three-volume history of Byzantium, John Julius Norwich chronicles the world's longest-lived Christian empire. Beginning with Constantine the Great, who in A.D. 330 made Christianity the religion of his realm and then transferred its capital to the city that would bear his name, Norwich follows the course of eleven centuries of Byzantine statecraft and warfare, politics and theoloogy, manners and art. Addenda. B&W illus.
  • Absolute Monarchs

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $39.99
    • Format: Audio/CD
    • ISBN-13: 9781452654225
    • Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
    • Published: September 2011
    A comprehensive history of the papacy describes the defining relevance of papal authority to the Church, chronicling the unexpectedly violent and colorful historical events that have indelibly shaped the Pope's authority and station.
  • Byzantium: The Early Centuries

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $22.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780670802517
    • Publisher: Viking
    • Published: November 1988
  • Christmas Crackers: Being Ten Commonplace Selections, 1970-1979

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780713913835
    • Publisher: Allen Lane
    • Published: November 1980
  • Five Centuries of Music in Venice

    By H.C. Robbins Landon

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780028713182
    • Publisher: Schirmer Books
    • Published: October 1991
  • Great Architecture of the World

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Oversize Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780306804366
    • Publisher: Da Capo Press
    • Published: March 1991
  • Great Architecture of the World: An Illustrated History from Stonehenge to the Twentieth Century

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $12.50
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780517256015
    • Publisher: Bonanza Books
    • Published: January 1982
    Describes and illustrates, with photographs, cut-away drawings, and plans, man's greatest architectural achievements from the Pyramids of Giza to the Sydney, Australia, Opera House, explaining all of the world's major architectural styles
  • Shakespeare's Kings: The Great Plays and the History of England in the Middle Ages: 1337-1485

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $27.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780743200318
    • Publisher: Touchstone / Simon & Schuster
    • Published: March 2001
    In this fast-paced narrative, the esteemed historian chronicles the turbulent events of 14th- and 15th-century England that inspired Shakespeare's plays. A time of uncertainty and incessant warfare, during which the crown was constantly contested, and which formed the raw material for Shakespeare's dramas. It is a study of Shakespeare's method of spinning history into art, and a captivating portrait of the Late Middle Ages. Chronological Table, Bibliography, Index. 401p.
  • The Architecture of Southern England

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $17.50
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780333220375
    • Publisher: Macmillan
    • Published: June 1985
  • The Illustrated Christmas Cracker

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780385605250
    • Publisher: Doubleday
    • Published: November 2002
    For over 30 years, in lieu of Christmas cards, the distinguished historian John Julius Norwich has been sending friends his Christmas Crackers—personal collections of quirky quotes and literary odds and ends. Every decade, these have been collected into an anthology. Now Quentin Blake has made a selection of his favorite pieces, illustrating them in his own inimitable style. From curious dictionary definitions to Benjamin Franklin's account of inventing bifocals, this cracker is stuffed with surprising, offbeat, often hilarious gems.
  • The Light of London

    By Jean-Michel Berts

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781614280422
    • Publisher: Assouline Publishing
    • Published: May 2012
  • The World Atlas of Architecture

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $15.00
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780517668757
    • Publisher: PORTLAND HOUSE
    • Published: October 1994
    Traces the development of architecture all around the world from the pyramids of ancient Egypt to the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C
  • Trying to Please

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $10.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781904349587
    • Publisher: The Dovecote Press
    • Published: January 2008
  • Trying to Please: A Memoir

    By John Julius Norwich

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781604190311
    • Publisher: Axios Press
    • Published: September 2010
    The British government official, author, editor, and television and radio personality describes his life and career.

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