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The museum has a number of books for sale that can be ordered by post. Below is a small selection including our book of the month. Please ring and ask about other titles or we can forward a list to you.

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Janet Ashbee, Love Marriage and the Arts and Crafts Movement
by Felicity Ashbee £29.99

An enjoyable and interesting insight into the Ashbee family, before, during and after their time in Chipping Campden. The “comrade” wife that enhanced her husband’s work.

C.R.Ashbee, Architect, Designer & Romantic Socialist
by Alan Crawford £25

This comprehensive biography of an energetic, many-sided man, is elegantly written and handsomely illustrated, it is a unique contribution to art and cultural history.

Arts and Crafts Walks in Broadway and Chipping Campden
by Alan Crawford £8.95

A guide to exploring Broadway and Chipping Campden, telling a more modern story. It is about the architects and designers of the Arts and Crafts movement, the followers of William Morris, who discovered the Cotswolds in the late 19th and early 20th century.

Nine Lives – An Exhibition Souvenir
by Alan Crawford £3.50

This official guide of Court Barn Museum tells the story of the nine artists, designers and craftspeople featured in the Museum displays.

Felicity Ashbee - A Life of Her Own

A souvenir of the exhibition held at Court Barn Museum, 25 April - 21 June 2009. Felicity Ashbee was born in Broad Campden on 22 February 1913. Her father was the architect and designer C.R. Ashbee, who features at Court Barn Museum.

Pioneer Pottery
by Michael Cardew £35

Pioneer Pottery is one of the classic texts in Ceramic literature. Its author Michael Cardew, was one of the seminal figures in British ceramics and this book, written partly in response to his time spent in Africa, has influenced generations of potters around the world.

Craft & Design - Ernest Gimson and the Arts & Crafts Movement
by Mary Greensted £4

Ernest Gimson was described by the art critic Nikolaus Pevsner as "the greatest of the English architect-designers". Today he is known as one of the most influential designers of the Arts and Crafts movement, and in particular the genius behind the Cotswold school in furniture and design

F.L.Griggs (1876-1938) The Architecture of Dreams
by Jerrold Northrop Moore £39.95

Universally acclaimed as one of the finest etchers of his time. Most of his subjects are architectural; some show actual places, whilst others are constructs from a rich arts and crafts imagination.

The Green Fuse, Pastoral Vision in English Art 1820-2000
by Jerrold Northrop Moore £35

This book traces for the first time a green tradition in English art. It is a history of constant challenge and renewing response – of intensely private men and women seeking and finding sustenance for their visions in the nature and climate of their own country.

Postage and packing charges

Value up to £100
UK £2.50
Europe £15.00
Rest of the World £25.00

Value £101 to £199
UK £5.00
Europe £25.00
Rest of the World £40.00

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Please allow up to 28 days for delivery.
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