Catalogue

I Brought the Ages Home

C. T. Currelly, Foreword by Northrop Frye

ROM
2004
6.5"x9.5"
314 Pages
Cloth
$39.95
978-0-88854-445-2

The deluxe edition of ROM founding director Charles T. Currelly's memoirs. With full-colour plates. Published on the 90th anniversary of the opening of the Museum.

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

A description of the title and ordering information may be found at Mazda.

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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.

Bold Visions: The Architecture of the Royal Ontario Museum (Souvenir Edition)

Kelvin Browne

ROM
2007
6"x6"
32 Pages
Paper
$3.99
978-0-88854-450-6

Adapted from the coffee table book about the history of the ROM's architecture, to be published in fall 2007, this souvenir edition offers an introduction to the architectural evolution of Canada's largest museum. From the original yellow-brick ROM of 1914 and the great stone building of 1933 to the Michael Lee-Chin Crystal of 2007, Bold Visions will interest both the general reader and the architectural aficionado.

The Star-Man and Other Tales

Basil H. Johnston and Jonas George

ROM
1997
64 Pages
Cloth
$19.95
978-0-88854-419-3

Imbued with humour, vision, mystery, and dreams, these nine tales, and Ken Syrette's luminous paintings, reveal the power of Ojibwa myth-making and a world of thunderbirds and sea-serpents, star-men and mermaids.

Sponges of the Middle Cambrian Burgess Shale and Stephen Formations, British Columbia

J. Keith Rigby, Desmond Collins

ROM
2004
164 Pages
Paper
$19.95
978-0-88854-443-8

Shrubs of Ontario

James H. Soper and Margaret L. Heimburger

ROM
1990
528 Pages
Paper
$39.95
978-0-88854-283-0

An invaluable reference for naturalists and botanists, both professional and amateur, this comprehensive volume contains detailed descriptions of more than 200 species. Profusely illustrated.

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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Roman Republican Coins in the ROM

Alison H. Easson

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

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.

Booksellers and Librarians: please note that this title is available through Random House. See Order Information.