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DakhaBrakha. Shlyakh. /premium, digi-pack/. (The Road)
the Ukrainian Zen
Domestic: 249.48UAH
International: $36.96USD
Anya Tchaykovska, Acoustic Quartet. Krosna. /premium, digi-pack/. (Hoop)
inner shining
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Iryna Ihnatenko. Choloviche tilo u tradytsiyniy kulturi ukraintsiv. (The Male Body in the Traditional Culture of Ukrainians)
The Male Body in the Traditional Culture of Ukrainians
Domestic: 103.14UAH
International: $15.28USD
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Starovynni ukrainski uzory dlya vyshyvannya khrestom. The Magic Pattern. (Ancient Ukrainian Patterns for Cross-Based Embroidering)

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"From ancient times, embroidery on clothing was a protective charm that averted disaster and attracted good luck.
With this book, every craftswoman will be able to embroider neat patterns on shirts, towels, and children's clothes. There are color schemes and vivid pictures of traditional patterns from the different regions of Ukraine with explanations on the meaning of symbols. Find out what embroidered viburnum, poppy, rose, hop leaves, peafowls, the sun, stars, etc. symbolize"
In Ukrainian
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Type of the edition: hard cover
Format: 198x260 mm
Number of pages: 144, illustrated
Publisher: Bookclub, Kharkiv
Contents
:

- Vstup

1. Symvolika ukrajinskoho ornamentu

- Kalyna

- Dub

- Vynohrad

- Mak

- Lilija

- Ruzha

- Khmil

- Berehynja

- Ptakhy

- Solovey i zozulja

- Pavy

- Sokoly, holuby, pivni

- Lastivky

- Znaky Vody i Sontsja

- Zirky

2. Vynyknennja ta poshyrennja tekhniky "khrestyk" v ukrajinskiy vyshyvtsi

- Pojava khrestyka jak danyna modi

- Rozmajittja koloriv zvidky?

- Jak khrestyk nasliduvav starishi ukrajinski tekhniky vyshyvky

- Suchasni tendentsiji rozvytku vyshyvky khrestykom

3. Skhemy ta zrazky ukrajinskoji narodnoji vyshyvky v tekhnitsi "khrestyk"

- Chernihivska, Luhanska, Poltavska, Kyjivska, Sumska, Dniprovska, Lvivska, Rivnenska, Volynska, Zhytomyrska, Chernihivska, Mykolajivska, Chernivetska, Kharkivska, Zaporizka, Ivano-Frankivska, Ternopilska, Donetska, Khersonska, Vinnytska, Zakarpatska, Khmelnytska, Cherkaska oblasti, Podillja, AR Krym

- Pisljamova

- Dodatok: vykriyky

Publisher: BookClub
Catalogue number: ISBN 9786171201170
Year: 2016

Domestic price: 134.46UAH
International price: $19.92USD
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Serhiy Zhadan. Plyvy rybo plyvy. /art book/. (Swim, Fish, Swim)


"It's always interesting to work with artists, when a book ceases to be just a certain number and combination of letter... In these books, the text also sounds quite different." Serhiy Zhadan
Domestic price: 100.71UAH, International price: $14.92USD

Francoise Barbe-Gall. Yak rozmovlyaty z ditmy pro mystetstvo XX st. (How to Talk to Children about the Art of the 20th Century)


Continuing the fascinating discussion started in the bestselling book "How to Talk to Children about Arts", the author offers an introduction into works of contemporary artists to truly understand and love the type of arts that may seem the most challenging to understand.
Domestic price: 127.71UAH, International price: $18.92USD

Philip Newell. Masterynh: pohliad zseredyny. (Music Mastering An Inside View)


At the time of its publication, the book was not yet published in the original language. The book highlights the most pressing issues concerning the work of mastering engineers and functioning of mastering studios, considers both general and technical issues, in particular improving the monitoring conditions.
Domestic price: 174.96UAH, International price: $25.92USD

Gvara. The Authentic Lviv Alphabet. /revised edition/. (Jargon)


The only significant difference from the first edition is the smaller and therefore more convenient, pocket-sized format of the book. The content also nicely surprises both with the words, and the illustrations)
Domestic price: 100.71UAH, International price: $14.92USD

Francoise Barbe-Gall. Yak rozmovlyaty z ditmy pro mystetstvo. (How To Talk To Children About Arts)


In simple terms and in a convenient form, the author offers tips on how to teach children to "see" a picture, to understand and feel it. Concise answers to the most common and relevant questions are proposed to meet the curiosity and to encourage further research.
Domestic price: 107.46UAH, International price: $15.92USD

Iryna Marholina. Anhely Vrubelya. (Vrubel's Angels)


This book helps the reader discover a new and unusual aspect of the work of Mikhail Vrubel during the "Kyiv period" the angelic theme. It is about preparing and creating St. Cyril church icons and monumental compositions, as well as sketches for paintings of St. Volodymyr cathedral...
Domestic price: 154.71UAH, International price: $22.92USD

Rizdvo u Lvovi. (Christmas in Lviv)


This book is a sort of a guide to the festive Lviv. Here you will find the history of the Christmas holiday the Ukrainian traditions of celebrating (family and community ones), Christmas music, the festive table (and recipes), as well as the lyrics and music of several Christmas carols and schedrivka...
Domestic price: 87.21UAH, International price: $12.92USD

Prynts G., Kopytsya M., Tsymbalista N. Hmyrya and Shostakovych.


The artistic publication "Hmyrya and Shostakovych" is the result of a research of creative and human relations between Hmyrya and Shostakovych, the two genii artists of the 20th century. The study is based on a rich archive material and is represented as a bio-memoir, historical and musical, as well as and sources expert publication.
Domestic price: 179.62UAH, International price: $26.61USD

Nina Herasymova-Persydska. Muzyka. Vremya. Prostranstvo. (Music. Time. Space)


...works written by the author during the period of forty years. The aspects that the book touches upon include music of the Western European and Ukrainian Baroque epochs, the history and theory of the part choral style, "music and time", manifestation of non-classical principles in the European music from Ars Nova to the present.
Domestic price: 116.64UAH, International price: $17.28USD

Gvara. The Authentic Lviv Alphabet. (Jargon)


Legions of Ukrainian language teachers diligently try to put it into Lviv kids' heads that "evr'thing's got to be called, and evr'thing's got to be spelled correctly". But the kids if not at home, then during a break at the school create their own linguistic norms. Due to that, Lviv dialect, though not fitting into the format, is livelier than Poltava's Ukrainian language matrix, and gets it all..
Domestic price: 154.71UAH, International price: $22.92USD

Kateryna Novikova. Na perekhresti svitu i dukhu. A brief outline of sacred paintings of Ukraine. (At the Crossroads of the World and the Spirit)


The Ukrainian icon is characterized by free interpretation of the canon, that insisted on highlighting eternity of the sacred world. The divine and earthly, the human world and the Lord's one are clearly delineated in the Eastern spirituality, but in the Ukrainian icon they are approximated with the interplay of the color, light and shade, plasticity of forms and display of emotion...
Domestic price: 139.12UAH, International price: $20.61USD

Valeriy Haydabura. Teatr mizh Hitlerom i Stalinym. (The Theater between Hitler and Stalin)


The book opens a unique historical chapter of the national art of theater. Based on rich material, testimonies of participants, the author restores the picture of creativity by the artists who, finding themselves in conditions of the Nazi occupation, were able to raise the dramatic art to the level of a powerful factor of patriotism..
Domestic price: 67.16UAH, International price: $9.95USD

Valeriy Haydabura. GULAG i svitlo teatru. (GULAG and the Light of the Theater)


The focus of Valery Haydabura is on the last tragic period of life of the known theater director Sergey Radlov and his wife, who invested new senses into Shakespeare's tragedies on the Soviet stage, Anna Radlova. In 1945, accused by the Soviet "justice" of betraying the motherland, the couple was cast to the GULAG camp...
Domestic price: 89.64UAH, International price: $13.28USD

The DAKH theatre. Photo album. (Ukr/Eng).


The core of the book are photographs of the DAKH theatre, which was created by the prominent Ukrainian art director Vladyslav Troitskyi. The DAKH is an open area for the creative work, and its history is primarily the story of people who formed it. The book contains unique texts on the theatre and the individuals who contributed to its creation.
Domestic price: 319.14UAH, International price: $47.28USD

Iryna Ihnatenko. Zhinoche tilo u tradytsiyniy kulturi ukraintsiv. (The Female Body in the Traditional Culture of Ukrainians)


On the wave of the interest for folk customs, the "blind spots" in our knowledge of the most tabooed areas of the social, family, physiological life of Ukrainian women in the pre-industrial society have become more expressed. How did our grandmothers obtain sex education and knowledge about intimate relationships with men? How did they arrange those relationships?..
Domestic price: 103.14UAH, International price: $15.28USD

Iryna Ihnatenko. Choloviche tilo u tradytsiyniy kulturi ukraintsiv. (The Male Body in the Traditional Culture of Ukrainians)


The ethnographic bestseller "The Female Body..." continued! What were the canons of male beauty and health for Ukrainians in the 19th-20th centuries? What are the security and protective magic and life-affirming powers of the erotic and humor traditions in funeral rites?..
Domestic price: 103.14UAH, International price: $15.28USD

Oksana Zabuzhko, Yuriy Shevelyov. Selected Correspondence against the Background of the Epoch: 1992-2002. /second edition, revised and complemented/.


This book introduces the story of long-term friendship of one of the most prominent linguists of the 20th century, the leading emigrant thinker, critic and cultural studies expert Professor of Colombia University in New York Yuriy Shevelyov-Sherekh (1908-2002) and the writer Oksana Zabuzhko.
Domestic price: 154.71UAH, International price: $22.92USD

G.Cristanini, W.Strabello. Naipovnishy samovchytel z vyshyvannya. (The Most Comprehensive Guide into Embroidery)


The ways to apply embroidery are truly unlimited: from clothing or decor elements and up to embroidered pictures. This is a detailed illustrated tutorial, which contains more than 150 techniques and stitches.
Domestic price: 107.46UAH, International price: $15.92USD

Olha Tarasova. Lyalky-motanky. (Rag Dolls)


A hand-made doll will protect the house against any troubles and sorrows, will be an excellent present for friends and relatives. Through clear step by step instructions illustrated with photos, you will make any of your favorite rag dolls, which will be your reliable talisman charged with immense energy.
Domestic price: 100.71UAH, International price: $14.92USD

Olha Tarasova. Lyalky oberehy. (Charm Dolls)


From time immemorial, they believe that hand-made dolls are charged with positive energy, their guarding power is indubitable. Folk dolls created from scraps of cloth, burlap and hemp rope, grass and straw are figurative and symbolic, and making them is quite easy..
Domestic price: 100.71UAH, International price: $14.92USD

Leonid Ushkalov. Scho take ukrajinska literatura. (What Ukrainian Literature Is)


The book includes 45 essays that were first published in 2012-2013. In them, the author touches upon a number of issues that are important to every individual: happiness, freedom, love, truth, poetry, loneline... And the characters of the essays are both the classics well known to all, including Skovoroda, Shevchenko, Drahomanov, Franko, Lesya Ukrainka...
Domestic price: 114.21UAH, International price: $16.92USD

Andrey Sheptytsky. Poslannya lyubovy. (The Message of Love)


The period of rule of Metropolitan Andriy Sheptytsky constitutes a specific era in the history of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church. It is above all the time of the world war and its terrible consequences. Metropolitan Andriy, carried by the waves of fate, in his life followed the fate of the entire Ukrainian nation...
Domestic price: 100.71UAH, International price: $14.92USD

Andrey Sheptytsky. Yak buduvaty ridnu khatu? (How to Build the Native Home?)


The greatness and humility of Sheptytsky are most fully expressed in his message "How to Build the Native Home?". Greatness because one could hardly find a more transparent vision of the simplest solutions to the Ukrainian problem. Humility because no one better than the Metropolitan realized how hard it is to do the easiest things together for a long time..
Domestic price: 60.21UAH, International price: $8.92USD

Marko Andreychyk. Intelektual jak heroy ukrajinskoi prozy 90-h rokiv. (The Intellectual As Hero in 1990s Ukrainian Fiction)


American researcher of the Ukrainian origin Dr. Marko Andryczyk offers a profound analysis of the cultural explosion that engulfed Ukraine in the first decade of the period of its independence. The 1990-ies were a period of great creative enthusiasm, experiments and release of the Ukrainian culture...
Domestic price: 85.12UAH, International price: $12.61USD

Oksana Zabuzhko. Ukrainskyi palimpsest: rozmovy z Izoyu Khruslinskoyu. (The Ukrainian Palimpsest: in conversation with Iza Chruslinska)


The reader will find here the answers that society always wants to hear from a popular writer. Questions about life and work, biography and fate, favorite books and cultural role models are interspersed with reflections on the contemporary world and the place of Ukraine in it...
Domestic price: 107.46UAH, International price: $15.92USD

Oksana Zabuzhko. Notre Dame dUkraine: Ukrainka v konflikti mifolohiy. /second edition, revised and complemented/. (Ukrainka in the Conflict of Mythologies)


Ukraine or Small Russia? Is Ukrainian religion the same thing as Byzantine orthodoxy? Where did Templar knights come from to the Dnipro banks? What secret were "secret communities" of Small Russia nobility of the 19th century keeping? Were from the Grail legend appeared encoded in the "Forest Song"? How and are Ukrainians actually a "peasant nation"?
Domestic price: 134.46UAH, International price: $19.92USD

Volodymyr Panchenko. Sonyachny hodynnyk. The Pilgrim's Book. (Sundial)


"Sundial" is a book of a modern pilgrim who travels in Ukraine and discovers stories of "familiar strangers" from the 17th-21th centuries. Their names are mostly known, but many of the life stories and "zigzags" of fates remain covered with the veil of time. The twenty-four stories contained in the book...
Domestic price: 116.64UAH, International price: $17.28USD

Ostap Tarnavsky. The Literary Lviv, 1939-1944: Memoirs.


Well-known Ukrainian writer Ostap Tarnavsky speaks in his memoirs of the literary and artistic life of the multi-national Lviv during the Soviet and Nazi occupation.
Domestic price: 107.66UAH, International price: $15.95USD

Leonidas Donskis. Vlada ta uyava. Studies in politics and literature. (Power and imagination)


In his book, Leonidas Donskis analyzes the link between the power and imagination, politics and literature, between the principles of reality and fiction. Where are the roots of the political consciousness? In what way does our understanding of political power and usage of it start with literature?..
Domestic price: 116.64UAH, International price: $17.28USD

Nadiya Obzhyrko. Pro kazky i kazkariv. (On Fairytales and Storytellers)


Dear Friend! From this little book, you will learn about the history of the fairy tale, its role in the world culture development, you will meet prominent storytellers already known to you and not yet familiar. The information about the fairytale and storytellers presented here, though being true, was obtained in an unusual way...
Domestic price: 66.96UAH, International price: $9.92USD

Yuriy Tereschenko, Tetiana Ostashko. Vyacheslav Lypynsky and His Epoch. Vol. 3.


The book finalizes publication of the text of V.Lypynsky's monograph "Ukraine at the Verge" and continues publishing sections of his political treatise "Letters to Fellow Grain-Growers", which are the culmination of the Ukrainian conservative thought and the statehood school of historiography.
Domestic price: 134.66UAH, International price: $19.95USD

Anton Shapoval. Istoria prostytutsii vid Vavilonu do Amsterdamu. (The History of Prostitution from Babylon to Amsterdam)


The book covers the entire history of prostitution from ancient times to the present. This book will help you understand how the society's views of "corrupt love" got integrated, thus helping readers to constellate their views of the phenomenon of prostitution in general.
Domestic price: 116.64UAH, International price: $17.28USD

Andriy Baumeister. Bilya dzherel myslennya i buttya. Selected Philosophical Essays. (At the Sources of Thinking and Being)


The offered book is an experience of getting closer to sources of thinking and being with the assistance of masters of the philosophical and theological thought. The book consists of several thematic sections. The first one is focused on exploration of the impact of Christianity on formation of the European tradition...
Domestic price: 116.64UAH, International price: $17.28USD

Bohdan Rubchak. Mity metamorfoz, abo Poshuky dobroho svitu. (Myths of Metamorphoses, or Search for a Good World)


The book of essays by one of the most intellectual representatives of the New York group for the first time in Ukraine presents his extremely bright and significant elaborations in the field of literary studies. This book is a fascinating intellectual journey into the mysterious world of the Ukrainian poetry and the Ukrainian spirit.
Domestic price: 112.12UAH, International price: $16.61USD

Maksym Strikha. Ukrainian Literary Translation: between literature and nation-building.


What prompted Ukrainian writers of the 19th century to undertake translation, when there was virtually no audience for these translations? What conditioned the choice of certain texts to be translated? Why, finally, did the Ukrainian translation become an object of particularly brutal tsarist persecution, and later persecution by the communist regime?
Domestic price: 87.21UAH, International price: $12.92USD

Kohn, Sherab Chodzin. Zhyttya Buddy. Shlyakh do svobody uma. (Life of Buddha. Way to the Freedom of Mind)


This book is about the life of one of the most prominent cultural heroes of humanity. The discoveries that were made by the person named Siddhartha Gautama changed this world forever, showed to all creatures the way to the happiness that does not depend on circumstances. Buddha stated that the source of this state was the true nature of every creature the clear light of the mind...
Domestic price: 80.46UAH, International price: $11.92USD

Dvanadtsyatka (The Twelve). The Youngest Lviv Literary Bohemia of the 1930s: Urban Prose Anthology.


This is a book about Lviv and "The Twelve" Lviv group of young writers of the 1930s, which introduced into the Western Ukraine literature the striking element of streets and brightly pictured the struggle of the Ukrainian underground, while later it poetisized the city, having lifted its perception to the almost mystical apotheosi...
Domestic price: 98.62UAH, International price: $14.61USD

Natalia Kuzyakina. Fates Trajectories. (Mykola Kulish).


The protagonist of Natalia Kuzyakina's studies is the famous Ukrainian playwright Mykola Kulish. The publication includes the monograph "The Fate of Mykola Kulish", as well as a series of research explorations that cover the writer's drama after he was repressed based on extensive materials.
Domestic price: 116.64UAH, International price: $17.28USD

Jerzy Ficowski. Great Heresy Regions and Periphery. Bruno Schulz and His Mythology.


The great prosaist Bruno Schulz was doomed by time and circumstances to death by a Gestapo bullet and oblivion. However, the Polish poet and literary researcher Jerzy Ficowski saved the memory about the genius resident of Drohobych, during 60 years tirelessly searching for his earthly traces and interpreting his literary, graphic, epistolary and critical inheritance...
Domestic price: 139.12UAH, International price: $20.61USD

Anna Bila. Futurism.


The book by Anna Bila is a substantial discourse of futurism, one of the brightest and epatage directions in the literature and arts of the 20th century. Special attention is paid to the phenomenon of the Ukrainian futurism as an aesthetic and cultural phenomenon of the epoch, which is considered in the European context.
Domestic price: 80.66UAH, International price: $11.95USD

Anna Bila. Symbolism.


The book by Anna Bila is devoted to symbolism as the leading aesthetic direction of the end of the 19th-beginning of the 20th century and as a way of the outlook. In the researcher's spotlight the evolution of this direction in Ukraine, its main stages and features, representatives and followers.
Domestic price: 76.14UAH, International price: $11.28USD

Anna Bila. Surrealism.


The work by Anna Bila offers a new look at one of leading directions in literature and arts of the 20th century surrealism. The book introduces the reader to centers of surrealism (in particular, Slavic ones: Czech, Polish, Serbian, Ukrainian), as well as considers the influence of surrealism on development of the world including Ukrainian arts and literatures.
Domestic price: 80.66UAH, International price: $11.95USD

Doroshenko D. Slovjans'ky svit u yoho mynulomu y suchasnomu. (The Slavic World in Its Past and Its Present)


"The Slavic World..." is the fundamental overview of history and culture of all Slavic nations starting with the most ancient times and until the beginning of the 21st century. This research was first published in 1923 in Berlin. The author describes the ethnographic measures, the population statistics, the history and the written language of each Slavic nation.
Domestic price: 179.62UAH, International price: $26.61USD

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