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              Encore (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Kelly, Tara

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              I lied my way into a band, humiliated them on stage, and got my heart broken by the bassist. Now...we're on tour together. Of course my dad, who I haven't seen since he kicked me out, makes a surprise visit the day before we leave. Spoiler alert: It doesn't go well. I have to qui...t the band and go to college or he's cutting me out of his life for good. This tour is the best opportunity we may ever have - and it's already a disaster. We're broke. We can't stop fighting. And being in such close quarters to Sean isn't exactly helping me get over him. Even though we're just friends now, every time our fingers brush or our eyes catch, my heart betrays me. He's the kind of distraction I can't afford to have right now...no matter how much I wish things were different. This is one road trip that will be hard to forget...
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              ISBN 9781682813638
              Released NZ 28 Nov 2016
              Publisher Entangled Publishing
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              The Modern History of Celtic Jewellery: 1840-1980

              The Modern History of Celtic Jewellery: 1840-1980 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Breen, Aidan; Kelly, Tara; MacArthur, E. Mairi

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              From the recovery after the Irish Potato Famine in the 1840s to the booming Celtic Tiger of the 1990s, a revival of the ancient traditions of Celtic jewelry have become a part of how the Irish, as well as the Scots, Welsh and other Celts have expressed their cultural identity. Us...ually the story of this tradition focuses on very old prototypes, the museum pieces turned up by archaeologists or the legend of the original Claddagh ring. In our imagination, we connect the popular Celtic jewelry of today with the distant past. But that link with the ancient style was very much influenced by what others had done in more recent history. The story of is told by four authors. Tara Kelly writes of the early Celtic Revival manufacture of facsimiles of medieval Irish metalwork in Victorian Dublin and how the success of that enterprise lead to historical Celtic jewellery to become iconic symbols of Irish identity. Mairi MacArthur tells the story of Alexander and Euphemia Ritchie who created the foundation for modern Scottish Celtic jewellery on the Isle of Iona in the early 20th century. Aidan Breen, himself a pioneer of the late 20th century Celtic Renaissance, recalls his career beginning with an apprenticeship with Dublin silversmiths which trained him in the traditions of the older Celtic Revival. Stephen Walker, craftsman and collector, brings the story together as it spans 150 years, from Scottish pebble jewellery to the innovative modern Celtic creations of the Arts and Crafts Movement. 69 color photographs and 29 black and white illustrations.
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              ISBN 9780615805290
              Released NZ 9 May 2013
              Publisher Walker Metalsmiths
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