A World of Cities

Author(s): Lily Murray

Remarkable Reference | Non-Fiction Picture Books

Bring cities around the world to life with this beautiful anthology from print-maker James Brown.

Climb Paris's Eiffel Tower, explore Cairo's ancient pyramids, wander the busy streets of New Delhi and see the lights of Shanghai in this whirlwind tour of the world's most beautiful cities. Print-maker James Brown, the talent behind international bestseller A World of Information, has rendered each city in bold, bright colours, with fascinating facts about the history and culture incorporated into the contemporary designs. London, New York and Tokyo have never looked so stylish – or so alive.

  • The 30 cities featured are: Amsterdam, Athens, Barcelona, Beijing, Berlin, Cairo, Cape Town, Delhi, Dubai, Dublin, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Lisbon, London, New York, Mexico City, Paris, Prague, Rio de Janeiro, Rome, San Francisco, Seoul, Shanghai, St. Petersburg, Stockholm, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto, Venice and Vienna.

  • James Brown's illustrations are stylish and contemporary, but also recall charming vintage travel posters.

  • Quirky historical and cultural facts are cleverly incorporated into the designs for each city.


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James Brown is an illustrator and printmaker living and working in London. Trained as a textile and surface print designer, he worked in the clothing industry for 10 years. James Brown embarked on a new career as an illustrator in 2006 and has sold his prints through Cath Kidston.

General Fields

  • : 9781406377217
  • : Walker Books Australia Pty, Limited
  • : Walker Books Australia
  • : May 2017
  • : 370mm X 270mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : October 2017
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 64
  • : James Brown
  • : Hardback
  • : Lily Murray