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1500 First black lead pencils used in England.

1510 ‘Anatomy’ by Leonardo contains drawings from life based on corpses that Leonardo has dissected; he does not allow his work to be published.

1500–27 The High Renaissance. Three decades of creative ecstasy. Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci are the supernovae in a crowded firmament.

1837–40 New colours introduced into the oil painter’s palette: mauve, violet, bright green, intense yellow.

Don’t forget… Giulio Romano (c.1499–1546) was a painter and architect and was Raphael’s top aide. The religious and neurotic Mannerist pioneer Jacopo Pontormo (1494–1556) was positively influenced by Michelangelo. Agnolo Bronzino (1503–72), court painter to the Duke of Tuscany,

is now regarded to have produced stilted, overwrought, heartless work. Giovanni Battista Rosso (1494–1540) was the co-founder of Mannerism and, later, the Fontainebleau style. Francesco Parmigianino (1503–40), painter and etcher, was one of the most elegant of the Mannerists and yet… neurotic.

Ivy Press Stationery Finger Lickin’ Good Spring 2010

1519 Leonardo da Vinci dies. In his notebooks he had written, ‘While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.’

Watching paint dry Three years to paint a portrait! That was nothing for Leonardo da Vinci. Those who watched him painting his Last Supper (1495–7) used to say that he would spend whole days at a stretch standing with folded arms looking at his work before he could bear to paint another stroke –

1848 The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood is officially founded. Only Holman Hunt sticks to its principles.

1848–50 The Californian Gold Rush opens up the West Coast of America.

1849 Japanese ukiyo-e painter Katsushika Hokusai dies at the age of 89. He changed his pen name 33 times during his career, giving the old name each time to a student.

1877 Ruskin ridicules Whistler, calling his work ‘a pot of paint flung in the face of the public’, Whistler sues, he wins a halfpenny in damages.

and then he would disappear off again for the day. His love life was always a bit of a mystery, and some speculate that maybe he loved the woman in the Mona Lisa painting himself.

Don’t forget… Berthe Morisot (1841–95), pupil of Jean-BaptisteCamille Corot (1796–1875) and, more importantly, of Edouard Manet (1832–83), whose brother Eugène she married. Morisot encourages Manet to paint outdoors and to experiment with brighter colours from the 1870s. We are in her debt.

A Fitness Journal for Gentlemen This handsome journal showcases exercises that are suited to the modern gent who may have neither the time nor the inclination to disrobe when he steps out from the office.

Specification 197mm x 137mm 192 pages one colour arlin, embossing, ribbon marker £7.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-16-6

The Culture Vulture’s Record Book

Specification 197mm x 137mm 192 pages full colour arlin, gold edges, ribbon marker pocket inside the back cover £7.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-18-0

There are informative timelines and fact boxes throughout, making it educational and fascinating as well as useful.

Ivy Press

www.ivypress.co.uk

210 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2NS, UK phone: 01273 487440 fax: 01273 487441 email: stevens@ivy-group.co.uk

South East Area Manager Jamie Denton phone: 01273 479558 mobile: 07765 403182 email: jamesdenton778@btinternet.com

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UK Sales Manager Derek Thornhill phone: 01249 712367 fax: 01249 712590 mobile: 07932 723777 email: derekthornhill@yahoo.co.uk

UK Sales Distribution Grantham Book Services Trent Road, Grantham NG31 7XQ, UK phone: 01476 541000 fax: 01476 541061 email: orders@gbs.tbs-ltd.co.uk

Specification 197mm x 137mm 192 pages full colour semi-concealed wirobound, clear plastic cover elastic fastener, plastic pocket inside the back cover £7.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-17-3

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My Manga Journal

UK Trade Sales The Manning Partnership 6 The Old Dairy, Melcombe Road, Bath BA2 3LR, UK phone: 01225 478444 fax: 01225 478440 email: sales@manning-partnership.co.uk

This colourful journal makes the perfect gift for manga fans. Packed with inspirational drawings, it features uncoloured illustrations that the keeper can colour in. It comes with a plastic cover to help to protect it for years to come.

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Charming is probably the best way to describe this series of journals, for they are interspersed with portraits of some of the cutest, proudest, most unusual and handsome breeds. Specification 137mm x 197mm 160 pages full colour flexibound with cloth quarter binding £7.99 each

Coming Soon

Beautiful Journals

Beautiful Chickens Journal ISBN: 978-1-907332-22-7

Beautiful Wall Calendars

Beautiful Cows Journal ISBN: 978-1-907332-13-5

This series of calendars showcases chickens, cows, pigs and sheep as you have never seen them before – polished, preened and styled to perfection. The elegance and quirkiness of these adorable champion breeds are perfectly captured – a delightful treat for anyone.

Beautiful Pigs Journal ISBN: 978-1-907332-15-9 Beautiful Sheep Journal ISBN: 978-1-907332-14-2

Specification 305mm x 305mm month to view punched hole £9.99 each Beautiful Chickens Calendar 2011 ISBN: 978-1-907332-21-0 Beautiful Cows Calendar 2011 ISBN: 978-1-907332-07-4 Beautiful Pigs Calendar 2011 ISBN: 978-1-907332-09-8

Coming Soon

Beautiful Sheep Calendar 2011 ISBN: 978-1-907332-08-1

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Beautiful Postcard Books Each book contains 30 delightful postcards of champion breeds to keep or to send.

Specification 120mm x 175mm 60 pages full-colour postcards with two-colour backs perforated postcards £5.99 each

Beautiful Chickens Postcard Book ISBN: 978-1-907332-23-4

Beautiful Pigs Postcard Book ISBN: 978-1-907332-12-8

Beautiful Cows Postcard Book ISBN: 978-1-907332-10-4

Beautiful Sheep Postcard Book ISBN: 978-1-907332-11-1

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1500 First black lead pencils used in England.

1510 ‘Anatomy’ by Leonardo contains drawings from life based on corpses that Leonardo has dissected; he does not allow his work to be published.

1500–27 The High Renaissance. Three decades of creative ecstasy. Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci are the supernovae in a crowded firmament.

1837–40 New colours introduced into the oil painter’s palette: mauve, violet, bright green, intense yellow.

Don’t forget… Giulio Romano (c.1499–1546) was a painter and architect and was Raphael’s top aide. The religious and neurotic Mannerist pioneer Jacopo Pontormo (1494–1556) was positively influenced by Michelangelo. Agnolo Bronzino (1503–72), court painter to the Duke of Tuscany,

is now regarded to have produced stilted, overwrought, heartless work. Giovanni Battista Rosso (1494–1540) was the co-founder of Mannerism and, later, the Fontainebleau style. Francesco Parmigianino (1503–40), painter and etcher, was one of the most elegant of the Mannerists and yet… neurotic.

Ivy Press Stationery Finger Lickin’ Good Spring 2010

1519 Leonardo da Vinci dies. In his notebooks he had written, ‘While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.’

Watching paint dry Three years to paint a portrait! That was nothing for Leonardo da Vinci. Those who watched him painting his Last Supper (1495–7) used to say that he would spend whole days at a stretch standing with folded arms looking at his work before he could bear to paint another stroke –

1848 The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood is officially founded. Only Holman Hunt sticks to its principles.

1848–50 The Californian Gold Rush opens up the West Coast of America.

1849 Japanese ukiyo-e painter Katsushika Hokusai dies at the age of 89. He changed his pen name 33 times during his career, giving the old name each time to a student.

1877 Ruskin ridicules Whistler, calling his work ‘a pot of paint flung in the face of the public’, Whistler sues, he wins a halfpenny in damages.

and then he would disappear off again for the day. His love life was always a bit of a mystery, and some speculate that maybe he loved the woman in the Mona Lisa painting himself.

Don’t forget… Berthe Morisot (1841–95), pupil of Jean-BaptisteCamille Corot (1796–1875) and, more importantly, of Edouard Manet (1832–83), whose brother Eugène she married. Morisot encourages Manet to paint outdoors and to experiment with brighter colours from the 1870s. We are in her debt.

A Fitness Journal for Gentlemen This handsome journal showcases exercises that are suited to the modern gent who may have neither the time nor the inclination to disrobe when he steps out from the office.

Specification 197mm x 137mm 192 pages one colour arlin, embossing, ribbon marker £7.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-16-6

The Culture Vulture’s Record Book

Specification 197mm x 137mm 192 pages full colour arlin, gold edges, ribbon marker pocket inside the back cover £7.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-18-0

There are informative timelines and fact boxes throughout, making it educational and fascinating as well as useful.

Ivy Press

www.ivypress.co.uk

210 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2NS, UK phone: 01273 487440 fax: 01273 487441 email: stevens@ivy-group.co.uk

South East Area Manager Jamie Denton phone: 01273 479558 mobile: 07765 403182 email: jamesdenton778@btinternet.com

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UK Sales Manager Derek Thornhill phone: 01249 712367 fax: 01249 712590 mobile: 07932 723777 email: derekthornhill@yahoo.co.uk

UK Sales Distribution Grantham Book Services Trent Road, Grantham NG31 7XQ, UK phone: 01476 541000 fax: 01476 541061 email: orders@gbs.tbs-ltd.co.uk

Specification 197mm x 137mm 192 pages full colour semi-concealed wirobound, clear plastic cover elastic fastener, plastic pocket inside the back cover £7.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-17-3

Ivy Stationery Catalogue 2010.indd 1

My Manga Journal

UK Trade Sales The Manning Partnership 6 The Old Dairy, Melcombe Road, Bath BA2 3LR, UK phone: 01225 478444 fax: 01225 478440 email: sales@manning-partnership.co.uk

This colourful journal makes the perfect gift for manga fans. Packed with inspirational drawings, it features uncoloured illustrations that the keeper can colour in. It comes with a plastic cover to help to protect it for years to come.

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Crossword Clues

No:1 Crossword

Across

Down

1. Ancient Oresman (5) 4. Letter from Greece is posted 4th class (5) 7. A very wet city! (8) 8. None of this could almost make you sick! (4) 9. Use this to tie things quickly (8) 11. A guitar that’s like a fish (4) 12. Blondie’s Bombshell? (6) 14. Bovine chicken? (6) 16. Famous image of a coin (4) 18. Talked about tranquilizers? (8) 20. Powder that nearly talks! (4) 21. An army of children, perhaps (8) 23. Faith in pastries? (5) 24. He pushes his way on board the boat? (5)

1. Take back farming machinery? (7) 2. Supposed to be te-man! (5) 3. Used to catch big profits (3) 4. Shamed for not saying your prayers! (9) 5. He wears his tie down to his knees! (7) 6. A salt you can find on a map (5) 10. You can’t live without this! (9) 13. What a husband may wear instead of a ball and chain! (7) 15. Section of a poem read backwards (7) 17. Winner of a boxing match (5) 19. Member of the quior is worth a few quid! (5) 22. Like a pork pie maybe? (3)

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Place a word in the brackets that means the same as the two words outside the brackets

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GLITTERING WORTHIES(-----)CELESTIAL BODIES

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100 respectable word games & conundrums for the man of discernment

No:2 Four Square Fun T E

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No:4

Which of these is not a form of physical exercise?

Pilates Callisthenics Aerobics Shinty

Capoeira Wushu Panantukan Macrame

P No:5

Work out the anagram

FOREWORD BY CAPTAIN HARRY FAVERSHAM

TINBOPMEBO

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A Gentleman’s Puzzler Companion

page 11

Specification 152mm x 101mm 128 pages | over 100 puzzles one colour hardback, belly band, elasticated bookmark £6.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-34-0

A Gentleman’s Puzzler Companion is a compendium of wholesome yet elevating word puzzles guaranteed to occupy any mind that shows signs of sloping off towards the degenerate.

Pentagram Puzzler Number: 2

Number: 3 Place a word in the brackets that means the same as the two words outside the brackets

TAUNT(-----)EAT GREEDILY

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Number: 4 Which of these is not a Deadly Virtue

Patience Fortitude Justice Temperance

Chastity Prudence Indifference

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Pairing Up

Work out which letter replaces the question mark

Number: 10

Number: 12

Solve the Rebus

Pair these words to make six hellish combinations

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Number: 11 What word will fit on the end of the first word and the beginning of the second to make two new words?

a. SMALL b. GOOD c. PRIMROSE d. HELL’S e. PRINCE f. RIVER

1. STYX 2. INTENTIONS 3. PATH 4. DARKNESS 5. TEETH 6. PRINT

Work out the anagram

MPOOAENDNUI

a selection of the Devil’s own brain teasers

Brought to you by Satancorp

z Number: 13 What does WIDDERSHINS mean?

1. pair of rustic legwarmers 2. running anticlockwise 3. a comforter for bereaved women 4. the cry of the barn owl 5. a village too small to have a name 6. the area just behind a waterfall

PITCH …. LIFT

Specification 152mm x 101mm 128 pages | over 100 puzzles two colour hardback, belly band, elasticated bookmark £6.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-33-3

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Number: 5

foreword by Nicolas D. Satan

Fiendish Word Puzzles Other puzzle books may claim to be fiendish. In fact, they do not know the meaning of the word. A seriously demoniacal product personally bench tested by Nicholas D. Satan himself.

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Crossword Twins

Clues Puzzle A

Clues Puzzle B

Across 1. Ancient Oresman (5)

Across 1. Ancient Oresman (5)

4. Letter from Greece is posted 4th class (5) 7. A very wet city! (8) 8. None of this could almost make you sick! (4) 9. Use this on things quickly (8) 11. A guitar that’s like a fish (4) 12. Blondie’s Bombshell? (6) 14. Bovine chicken? (6)

Graded games to get you through the whole nine months

Puzzle A

Puzzle B

4. Letter from Greece is posted 4th class (5) 7. A very wet city! (8) 8. None of this could almost make you sick! (4) 9. Use this to things quickly (8) 11. A guitar that’s like a fish (4) 12. Blondie’s Bombshell? (6) 14. Bovine chicken? (6)

week 16

Down Down 1. Take back farming machinery? 1. Take back farming machinary? 2. Supposed to be the-man! (5) 3. Used to catch big profits (3) 4. Shamed for not saying your prayers! (9) 5. He wears his tie down knees! 6. A salt you can find on a map 10. You can’t live without this! 13. What a husband may wear instead of a ball and chain! (7)

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2. Supposed to be te-man! (5) 3. Used to catch big profits (3) 4. Shamed for not saying your prayers! (9) 5. He wears his tie down knees! 6. A salt you can find on a map 10. You can’t live without this! 13. What a husband may wear instead of a ball and chain! (7)

top tip

Your baby is now the size of half a pea. Which of the following are not, botanically speaking, peas?

CHICKPEA SNOW PEA MANGE TOUT

COW PEA BLACK EYED PEA SWEET PEA

No36

No38

Your baby is now the size of an avocado. How many words page 19 of three or more letters can you make out of these words?

page 18

Place a word in the brackets that means the same as the two words outside the brackets

AVOCADO PEAR N 37 o

now Your baby can thumb suck his or her if you and so can you concentrate hard!

MAGPIE(----)TYPESIZE

Round Robin

No39 Which of these is not a hormone?

EIZS

LNAT

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OESTROGEN TESTOSTERONE PROGESTERONE THEOBROMINE

FSH HCG OXYTOCIN

No40 Work out the anagram

Work out which letter replaces the question mark

UHBNTRARE

page 38

The Pregnancy Puzzle Book

Specification 152mm x 101mm 128 pages | over 100 puzzles | two colour hardback, belly band, elasticated bookmark £6.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-32-6

Help keep those little grey cells as polished as possible. This puzzle book accompanies you from conception to delivery, including top pregnancy tips.

2

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AT HOME 14

ON HOLIDAY

1 Find the circled dogs in each picture

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THE DOGS

THE DOG BITS

101 Canine Conundrums

Identify which bits (lettered) go with which dogs (numbered)

page 14

page 15

Spot the Dog Specification 203mm x 127mm | 128 pages | 101 puzzles full colour throughout | paperback £6.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-35-7

Ivy Press phone: 01273 487440 email: stevens@ivy-group.co.uk web: www.ivypress.co.uk

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101 puzzles (a potent number on planet dog) of various levels of difficulty so that all the family (including the dog) can play. Reward yourself with a biscuit for every one you get right.

UK Trade Sales The Manning Partnership phone: 01225 478444 email: sales@manning-partnership.co.uk

UK Sales Distribution Grantham Book Services phone: 01476 541000 email: orders@gbs.tbs-ltd.co.uk

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1500 First black lead pencils used in England.

1510 ‘Anatomy’ by Leonardo contains drawings from life based on corpses that Leonardo has dissected; he does not allow his work to be published.

1500–27 The High Renaissance. Three decades of creative ecstasy. Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci are the supernovae in a crowded firmament.

1837–40 New colours introduced into the oil painter’s palette: mauve, violet, bright green, intense yellow.

Don’t forget… Giulio Romano (c.1499–1546) was a painter and architect and was Raphael’s top aide. The religious and neurotic Mannerist pioneer Jacopo Pontormo (1494–1556) was positively influenced by Michelangelo. Agnolo Bronzino (1503–72), court painter to the Duke of Tuscany,

is now regarded to have produced stilted, overwrought, heartless work. Giovanni Battista Rosso (1494–1540) was the co-founder of Mannerism and, later, the Fontainebleau style. Francesco Parmigianino (1503–40), painter and etcher, was one of the most elegant of the Mannerists and yet… neurotic.

Ivy Press Stationery Finger Lickin’ Good Spring 2010

1519 Leonardo da Vinci dies. In his notebooks he had written, ‘While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die.’

Watching paint dry Three years to paint a portrait! That was nothing for Leonardo da Vinci. Those who watched him painting his Last Supper (1495–7) used to say that he would spend whole days at a stretch standing with folded arms looking at his work before he could bear to paint another stroke –

1848 The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood is officially founded. Only Holman Hunt sticks to its principles.

1848–50 The Californian Gold Rush opens up the West Coast of America.

1849 Japanese ukiyo-e painter Katsushika Hokusai dies at the age of 89. He changed his pen name 33 times during his career, giving the old name each time to a student.

1877 Ruskin ridicules Whistler, calling his work ‘a pot of paint flung in the face of the public’, Whistler sues, he wins a halfpenny in damages.

and then he would disappear off again for the day. His love life was always a bit of a mystery, and some speculate that maybe he loved the woman in the Mona Lisa painting himself.

Don’t forget… Berthe Morisot (1841–95), pupil of Jean-BaptisteCamille Corot (1796–1875) and, more importantly, of Edouard Manet (1832–83), whose brother Eugène she married. Morisot encourages Manet to paint outdoors and to experiment with brighter colours from the 1870s. We are in her debt.

A Fitness Journal for Gentlemen This handsome journal showcases exercises that are suited to the modern gent who may have neither the time nor the inclination to disrobe when he steps out from the office.

Specification 197mm x 137mm 192 pages one colour arlin, embossing, ribbon marker £7.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-16-6

The Culture Vulture’s Record Book

Specification 197mm x 137mm 192 pages full colour arlin, gold edges, ribbon marker pocket inside the back cover £7.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-18-0

There are informative timelines and fact boxes throughout, making it educational and fascinating as well as useful.

Ivy Press

www.ivypress.co.uk

210 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2NS, UK phone: 01273 487440 fax: 01273 487441 email: stevens@ivy-group.co.uk

South East Area Manager Jamie Denton phone: 01273 479558 mobile: 07765 403182 email: jamesdenton778@btinternet.com

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m

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in

UK Sales Manager Derek Thornhill phone: 01249 712367 fax: 01249 712590 mobile: 07932 723777 email: derekthornhill@yahoo.co.uk

UK Sales Distribution Grantham Book Services Trent Road, Grantham NG31 7XQ, UK phone: 01476 541000 fax: 01476 541061 email: orders@gbs.tbs-ltd.co.uk

Specification 197mm x 137mm 192 pages full colour semi-concealed wirobound, clear plastic cover elastic fastener, plastic pocket inside the back cover £7.99 ISBN: 978-1-907332-17-3

Ivy Stationery Catalogue 2010.indd 1

My Manga Journal

UK Trade Sales The Manning Partnership 6 The Old Dairy, Melcombe Road, Bath BA2 3LR, UK phone: 01225 478444 fax: 01225 478440 email: sales@manning-partnership.co.uk

This colourful journal makes the perfect gift for manga fans. Packed with inspirational drawings, it features uncoloured illustrations that the keeper can colour in. It comes with a plastic cover to help to protect it for years to come.

26/01/2010 17:34


Ivy Press Stationery Catalogue Spring 2010