Catalogue

Tamerlane's Tableware: A New Approach to the Chinoiserie Ceramics of Fifteenth- and Sixteenth-Century Iran

Gauvin A. Bailey

MAZDA/ROM
1996
264 Pages
Cloth
$40.00
978-1-56859-043-1

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Mermaids and Medicine Women: Native Myths and Legends

Basil H. Johnston
Illustrated by Maxine Noel

ROM
1998
80 Pages
Cloth
$19.95
978-0-88854-429-2

Nine tales told by Anishnabae (Ojibwa) elders, elegantly illustrated by Maxine Noel. Mermaids and medicine women, spirits of the wind, water and woods inhabit this book of native tales.

More Than Keeping Cool: Chinese Fans and Fan Paintings

ROM
2002
304 Pages
Deluxe Paper
$29.99
978-0-88854-439-1

This exquisitely beautiful volume showcases four centuries of Chinese fan paintings-dreamscapes of lilac, lotus, and wisteria, and sailboats in the mist. Author Tsang illuminates the auspicious symbolism that permeates every painting. 150+ colour photographs.

To Please the Caribou: Painted Caribou-skin Coats Worn by the Naskapi, Montagnais, and Cree Hunters of the Quebec/Labrador Peninsula

Dorothy Burnham

ROM
1992
328 Pages
Cloth
$35.00
978-0-88854-399-8

Dating from 1700 to 1930, these rare and beautiful coats reflect the development of a native art form and the influence of European fashion.

Rococo to Rustique: Early French-Canadian Furniture in the Royal Ontario Museum

Donald Webster

ROM
2000
248 Pages
Paper
$19.95
978-0-88854-425-4
Cloth
$24.95
978-0-88854-426-1

Founded by Marius Barbeau, the pioneer of French-Canadian decorative arts, the ROM's is the most significant early French-Canadian furniture collection outside Quebéc. Armoires, cradles, chairs, tables, desks, commodes, buffets, cupboards, chests, and more are represented. 175+ colour photographs.

The ROM Field Guide to Amphibians and Reptiles of Ontario

ROM/McClelland & Stewart
2002
160 Pages
Paper
$24.99
978-0-7710-7651-0

The definitive guide to Ontario amphibians and reptiles-frogs, toads, salamanders, lizards, turtles, and snakes. Includes all species observed in Ontario. Written in clear, accessible language. Superb full colour photographs from many of Ontario's most celebrated nature photographers. Colour range maps for Ontario and North America. Formulated for quick and accurate species identification. 150+ colour photographs.

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The ROM Field Guide to Birds of Ontario

Janice M. Hughes

ROM/McClelland & Stewart
2001
416 Pages
Paper
$29.99
978-0-7710-7650-3

The definitive guide to birds of Ontario. Includes all species observed in Ontario. Written in clear, assesible language. Hundreds of photographs from many of Ontario's most celebrated nature photographers. Colour maps and keys to avian orders and families. Formatted for quick and accurate species identification. 400+ colour photographs. Shortlisted for the 2001 Science in Society Book Award, Canadian Science Writers Association.

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The ROM Field Guide to Wildflowers of Ontario

Jenny Bull, and Richard Dickinson

ROM/McClelland & Stewart
2004
416 Pages
Paper
$29.99
978-0-7710-7652-7

The authoritative field guide to Ontario wildflowers. Lavishly illustrated with more than a thousand colour photographs by acclaimed naturalist photographers, Designed for quick and accurate species identification. Winner of the 2005 Canadian Museums Association Award for Outstanding Achievement in Canadian Museum Publishing.

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Roman Republican Coins in the ROM

Alison H. Easson

ROM
1998
88 Pages
Paper
$24.95
978-0-88854-428-5

Shine Like the Sun: Lustre-painted and Associated Pottery from the Medieval Middle East

MAZDA/ROM
1998
128 Pages
Cloth
$65.00
978-1-56859-096-7

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