Architecture / History / General

New Thai Style

9781780678337_211pxPhotography by Michael Freeman | text by Kim Inglis
ISBN 9781780678337
280 x 260 mm
Hardback with Jacket; 192 pages
Pub Date: March 2016
A Talisman Book for Laurence King

Thai Style is known the world over for its graceful pavilion-style architecture, its elegant interior design approaches, and its ability to combine cultural traditions with craftsmanship. What is not so well known is how these forms have been updated in the last decade or so ... ...

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The Gainsborough Bath Spa

9789810963828_211pxby Kim Inglis | photography by Jacob Termansen
ISBN 9789810963828
280 x 240 mm
Paperback, 40 pages
Pub Date: September 2015

Housed in three interlinking Classical-style buildings in honey-toned Bath stone, The Gainsborough Bath Spa from YTL Hotels is an exciting addition to this UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore the city within the pages of this book, learn about its history and experience its cultural attractions, then retire in style to the city’s newest five-star hotel. Here, the lodgings are luxurious, the food and beverage outlets are super-styled and the service is second to none... ...

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The Classic Collection ~ Heritage Hotels & Luxury Lodgings from East and West

9789810784416_211pxby Kim Inglis | photography by Jacob Termansen
ISBN 9789810784416
280 x 240 mm
Hardback with Jacket; 160 pages
Pub Date: September 2015

World-renowned YTL Hotels’ classic collection of hotels and lodgings exemplifies the very best of bespoke hospitality from Europe to Southeast Asia and China. Its unique sense of place and historical significance celebrates the essence of style. This book seeks to showcase the company’s commitment to its heritage properties in a meaningful and creative manner. Explore the streets of two UNESCO World Heritage sites — Malaysia’s historic Malacca (Melaka) and ... ...

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CAMBRIDGE ~ The Watercolour Sketchbook

9781780676906_211pxPaintings by Graham Byfield | written by Marcus Binney
ISBN 9781780676906
242 X 295mm (Landscape)
Hardback Quarterbound; 92 pages
Pub Date: September 2015
A Talisman Book for Laurence King

The perfect introduction to the city’s architectural heritage, Cambridge — The Watercolour Sketchbook gives visitors and residents insight into a wealth of ... ...

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Memories of Chinatown

9789810958299_211pxText by Geraldene Lowe-Ismail | illustrated by Graham Byfield
ISBN 9789810958299
205 x 160 mm
Paperback; 96 pages
Pub Date: February 2016

Memories of Chinatown is a Singapore classic and is now republished with a new visual interpretation by watercolour artist Graham Byfield. Both a memoir and a narrative guide to the vibrant spirit of a bygone Singapore, it is written by much loved ‘walking treasure’ and heritage tour pioneer Geraldene Lowe-Ismail. Blessed with a rich trove of stories and personal knowledge stretching over 50 years, Geraldene delivers a unique insight into the glory ... ...

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