WorldCat Identities

Visual Publications

Overview
Works: 1,062 works in 1,246 publications in 1 language and 1,269 library holdings
Genres: History  Illustrated works  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: QC495, 741.64
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Visual Publications
Architecture in the 20th century( Visual )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viewing graphics( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the graphic arts with designs from a variety of sources and countries, showing how words and ideas can be expressed through prints, fabrics, posters, stamps, signs, book illustrations, cartoons, and other forms
Colour is light( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compares sunlight, iridescence, and white light and explains the use of colored light
Out of clay a study of ceramics( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Moore: looking at his work with Philip James by Henry Moore( Visual )

4 editions published between 1969 and 1974 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Moore expresses his feelings about his life and work as he shows his color transparencies of his works. Presents an interview with art historian Philip James who discusses the life, aspirations, and genius of Henry Moore
The Land between the rivers by C. W. E Peckett( Visual )

2 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses photographs, drawings, paintings, museum pieces, and maps to illustrate civilization in ancient Mesopotamia. Shows how it contributed to the shaping of modern civilization through the writings of Greeks and Hebrews and the findings of archaeologists
Along these lines by James Bradley( Visual )

3 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the properties of color: hue, saturation, temperature, tint, and shade. Shows complementary colors and studies practical work in color mixing and color harmony and discord
The Language of colour( Visual )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1978 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows how imaginative graphics can be one of the most effective modes of expression. Styles are studied, the development and projection of ideas are examined and interesting developments in graphic design from the past hundred years to the present are discussed
A Miscellany of illustrations from gift-books, annuals, magazines, and children's books between 1850 and 1930( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows changes in graphic illustration of children's books and magazines which occurred between the 1850's and the 1920's through the use of new methods of printing
Drama( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program discusses comedy in dramatic writing and performance. It considers plot devices, the comic hero, and stock characters, and describes such types of comedy as situation comedy, satire, romantic comedy, comedy of ideas, and black comedy
Adventure: background & adopted books; stories & romances; school stories; scientific romance( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents illustrations from children's books of adventure, exemplifying styles and techniques used by graphic artists since the 18th century
Rocket power( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1944, a new terrifying weapon joins the arsenal of World War II. The world's first long-range ballistic missile, the German V2 rocket is unleashed. Germany won the unafficial "rocket race" and towering figures of rocket science, Dr. Robert Goddard and Dr. Wernher von Braun come to the forefront of a story filled with triumph and disaster. With the close of the war, Germany and America team up to form the basis of the U.S. assault on space in the 1950's and 1960's
The Bauhaus and modern architecture( Visual )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the effect of the Bauhaus movement on modern architecture
Books of fantasy, levity, nonsense, and humour( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features illustrations from major children's books of the 19th century, such as Edward Lear, Lewis Carroll's Alice books, and Barrie's Peter Pan theme, showing their influence on freedom of expression in children's literature and graphic art and on the acceptance of fantasy as a form of expression
The Atlantic and the world( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As World War I comes to an end, the U.S. Navy Curtiss Flying Boats emerge as the most likely aircraft to brave the Atlantic crossing. The mighty Atlantic crossing is claimed and now the world crossing was waiting to be conquered. Five years pass, and in 1924, five Douglas World Cruisers depart on a mission to circle the world. Five months later, two planes finish the journey and a major milestone is reached as world flight is achieved
Weathering by Ruth Way( Visual )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows weathering and surface erosion and examines the influence of climate. With captions
The Changing world around us( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines aerial perspective and related effects, how the direction of light affects color, and the effects of daylight
Colour illusion and abstraction( Visual )

3 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines color illusion and abstraction using colors taken from nature
The Bauhaus( Visual )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

USA Europe non-stop( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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