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Image for A Collector's Guide to: German World War 2 Medals and Political Awards: The Satellite States

A Collector's Guide to: German World War 2 Medals and Political Awards: The Satellite States

By: Ailsby, Christopher

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Surrey, Ian Allan Publishing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022233a

ISBN: 0711028524

Condition: Very Good


160pp, 199 black and white illustrations. Softback, part publisher's stamp to 1/2 title, small mark to same, overall a VG copy. Useful guide for the collector and historian. View more info

Image for Sally Tuffin Designs for the Dennis Chinaworks

Sally Tuffin Designs for the Dennis Chinaworks

By: Ainscough, Alan (Compiler)

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Lancashire, UK Art Pottery: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019037

Condition: Very Good


297pp, illustrated with colour photographs throughout. Softback, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy. Contents:- Introduction; The Workers (includes a short biography and their marks); Notes on Collecting; Standard Design Guide; Commissioned Pots. Scarce. Invaluable reference for the collector. Undated, circa late 2009. View more info

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The Restorer's Handbook of Ceramics and Glass

By: Andre, Jean-Michel

Price: £15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Van Nost.Reinhold,U.S.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020669

ISBN: 0442203632

Condition: Very Good


130pp, index, bibliography, technical notes, illustrations throughout, some in colour. Black boards, light ageing to contents, a VG copy in a price-clipped dustwrapper. View more info

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Dennis Chinaworks

By: Atterbury, Paul

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Somerset, Dennis Chinaworks Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019036

ISBN: 0903685922

Condition: Very Good


60pp, colour photographs throughout. Text is by Paul Atterbury giving the history of the company, supported by photographs under various headings - events, commissions, at auction, development etc.. Laminated pictorial boards, an excellent clean tight copy. View more info

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The Sherborne Missal

By: Backhouse, Janet

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, The British Library: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 018676

ISBN: 0712346198

Condition: Very Good


64pp, extensively illustrated, much in colour. Large hardback, black boards, slight bumping to top edge of boards, overall a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Signed by author on title page. View more info

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The Sherborne Missal

By: Backhouse, Janet

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The British Library: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021938

ISBN: 0712346198

Condition: Very Good


64pp, extensively illustrated, much in colour. Large hardback, black boards, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Lucie Rie

Lucie Rie

By: Birks, Tony

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Dorset, Alphabooks Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021227

ISBN: 0906670462

Condition: Very Good


224pp, bibliography, chronology, illustrations throughout, many in colour. The story of the life of Lucie Rie, her friendship with Bernard Leach and Hans Coper and illustrates a wide range of work from tableware to specially commissioned pots. Brown cloth boards, a VG copy in (price-clipped, slightest colour fading to spine and adjacent edges, slight edge creasing) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Grusse Aus Der Luft: 100 Jahre Luftfahrt Auf Alten Postkarten

Grusse Aus Der Luft: 100 Jahre Luftfahrt Auf Alten Postkarten

By: Blumenthal, Stefan

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Germany, Motorbuch Verlag: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015524

ISBN: 3613013363

Condition: Very Good


222pp, extensively illustrated, some in colour. German text. 100 years of aviation postcards. Very slight edge bumping to boards otherwise a VG clean tight copy in laminated pictorial boards. Uncommon. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. View more info

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Bambole

By: Brecht, Ursula

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Italy, Lucarini Editore: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 020145

ISBN: 8870330893

Condition: Very Good


128pp, colour photographs throughout. Italian text. Brown cloth boards, a few scuffs to rear, colour plate to front board, no dustwrapper, presumably as issued. Overall light wear only, a VG copy. 1st Italian edition. View more info

Image for A Catalogue of British Historical Medals, 1837 - 1901: The Reign of Queen Victoria

A Catalogue of British Historical Medals, 1837 - 1901: The Reign of Queen Victoria

By: Brown, Laurence

Price: £285.00

Publisher: London, Seaby: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022350

ISBN: 0900652926

Condition: Very Good


xxiv + 516pp, indexes, catalogue, illustrations. Blue cloth boards, light wear only, a VG copy in (very slight spine fading) dustwrapper. Heavy book, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for British & European Prints 18th - 20th Centuries Catalogue No.9

British & European Prints 18th - 20th Centuries Catalogue No.9

By: Campbell Fine Art

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tunbridge Wells, Campbell Fine Art: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021494

Condition: Very Good


Index, 381 illustrations, some in colour, Contents in 4 parts:- Early Lithography in England; Early British Etchings; The Victorian Etchers; Modern British & European Etchings. Large softback sale catalogue, a VG copy. Useful reference. View more info

Image for Rookwood Pottery: Over Ten Years of Auction Results 1990 - 2002

Rookwood Pottery: Over Ten Years of Auction Results 1990 - 2002

By: Carrie White and Dave Warren, Treadway Gallery Inc

Price: £12.50

Publisher: USA, Collector Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020893

ISBN: 1574323318

Condition: Very Good


index, 2336 items are illustrated in colour together with their auction hammer price. Laminated pictorial boards, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Military Sweethearts: A Guide for Collectors

Military Sweethearts: A Guide for Collectors

By: Caunt, Pamela M.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Arbras: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020434

ISBN: 0952370905

Condition: Very Good


48pp, illustrations, 18 colour plates each featuring numerous examples. Softback booklet, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Military Sweetheart Jewellery II: A Guide for Collectors

Military Sweetheart Jewellery II: A Guide for Collectors

By: Caunt, Pamela M.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Arbras: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020435

ISBN: 0952370921

Condition: Very Good


49pp, illustrations, 20 colour plates each featuring numerous examples. Softback booklet, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Musical Boxes: A History and Appreciation

Musical Boxes: A History and Appreciation

By: Clark, John ET

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1961

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 016404

Condition: Very Good


264pp, index, appendix, 24 illustrations. Blue boards, light ageing only, a VG tight copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Blue Printed Earthenware, 1800-50

Blue Printed Earthenware, 1800-50

By: Coysh, A.W.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 018254

ISBN: 0715357964

Condition: Very Good


112pp, index, illustrated throughout. Red boards, light wear only, a VG clean tight copy in (slight spine fading) dustwrapper. Signed by the author on the title page. View more info

Image for The Dictionary of Blue and White Printed Pottery 1780 - 1880. 2 Volume Set

The Dictionary of Blue and White Printed Pottery 1780 - 1880. 2 Volume Set

By: Coysh, A.W. / Wood, RK Henry

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Suffolk, Antique collectors' Club: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 018496

Condition: Very Good


2 volume set. Volume 1: 423pp, bibliography, 3 appendices, 30 colour and 706 black and white illustrations, pictorial endpapers. 1990 reprint. ISBN 0907462065. Gilt on blue boards, a VG clean tight copy in dustwrapper. Volume 2 (Additional Entries and Supplementary Information): 239pp, bibliography, 3 appendices, 28 colour and 420 black and white illustrations, pictorial endpapers. 1990 reprint. ISBN 1851490930. Packed weight approx 4kg, UK shipping at standard rate, ove... View more info

Image for The Dictionary of Blue and White Printed Pottery, 1780 - 1880 Volume I (1, One)

The Dictionary of Blue and White Printed Pottery, 1780 - 1880 Volume I (1, One)

By: Coysh, A.W. / Wood, RK Henry

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Antique Collectors' Club Ltd: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 021121

ISBN: 0907462065

Condition: Very Good


Volume 1: 420pp, bibliography, 3 appendices, 30 colour and 706 black and white illustrations, pictorial endpapers. Blue boards (small mark), gilt titling, a VG copy in (small corner nick) dustwrapper. Heavy book, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. View more info

Image for Chinoiserie: Polychrome Decoration on Staffordshire Porcelain, 1790 - 1850

Chinoiserie: Polychrome Decoration on Staffordshire Porcelain, 1790 - 1850

By: Davis, Howard

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, The Rubicon Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020450

ISBN: 0948695099

Condition: Very Good


x + 203pp, index, bibliography, 3 appendices. Black boards, light wear only, a VG copy in (slight spine fading) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Dorset Country Pottery: The Kilns of the Verwood District

Dorset Country Pottery: The Kilns of the Verwood District

By: Draper, Jo / Copland-Griffiths, Penny

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Wiltshire, The Crowood Press Ltd: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020452

ISBN: 186126514X

Condition: Very Good


192pp, index, bibliography, illustrations throughout, many in colour. Black boards, a VG copy in (creasing to rear panel) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Techniques of Glass Engraving. Second Edition

Techniques of Glass Engraving. Second Edition

By: Dreiser, Peter / Matcham, Jonathan (Revisions By Peter Dreiser Assisted By Katharine Coleman)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black Publishers Ltd: 2006

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 021894

ISBN: 0713675160

Condition: Very Good


viii + 168pp, index, bibliography, appendix, illustrations, some in colour. Grey boards, slight edge rubbing, a VG copy in a Good (creases to lower front corner) dustwrapper. This is the 2006 2nd (revised) edition. View more info

Image for Great Western Railway Signal Box Nameplates: An Essay in Elegance. A Guide to the G.W.R.'s Cast-iron, Signal Box, Crossing and Ground Frame Nameplates and Their Origins, Manufacture and Demise.

Great Western Railway Signal Box Nameplates: An Essay in Elegance. A Guide to the G.W.R.'s Cast-iron, Signal Box, Crossing and Ground Frame Nameplates and Their Origins, Manufacture and Demise.

By: Dunn, Michael V. E.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Kidderminster, Kidderminster Railway Museum: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021271

ISBN: 0953477533

Condition: Very Good


184pp, black and white photographs and illustrations, bibliography, detailed listings with 4,508 entries produced from the GWR register. Landscape format hardback, red cloth boards, a VG copy in (slight edge fading to front) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for The Rockingham Pottery. New Revised Edition

The Rockingham Pottery. New Revised Edition

By: Eaglestone, Arthur A. / Lockett, Terence A.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1973

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 020433

ISBN: 0715359932

Condition: Very Good


159pp, index, appendix, sources, 16 black and white plates. Orange boards, light ageing to contents, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Delftware: History of a National Product Volume III. De Porceleyne Fles

Delftware: History of a National Product Volume III. De Porceleyne Fles

By: Eilens, Titus M / Groen, Marjoleine / Ostkamp, Sebastian / Schledorn, Loet A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Waanders Publishers: 2003

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 022564

ISBN: 9040089094

Condition: Very Good


248pp, index, signatures of designers and painters, marks, year letters, 3 appendices, bibliography, glossary, illustrated catalogue plus numerous other colour and black and white photographs. Blue cloth boards, a VG copy in (some light indented lines, light general wear) dustwrapper. Published on the occasion of the 350-year anniversary of De Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles. View more info

Image for Cameras: The Facts - A Collector's Guide, 1957 - 1964

Cameras: The Facts - A Collector's Guide, 1957 - 1964

By: Emanuel, WD / Matheson, Andrew / Historical Edition Edited By Leonard Gaunt

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Focal Press: 1981

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 019605

ISBN: 0240510623

Condition: Very Good


527pp, drawings and diagrams throughout, with technical overview and detail of each camera. Arranged alphabetically under the following headings:- The Miniature; Miniature Reflexes; Folding Rollfilm Models; Rollfilm Reflex Models; Subminiature and Special Cameras. Black boards, light ageing, minor creasing to front endpapers, a VG copy in a Good (spine completely faded to white, title and author still legible) dustwrapper. Invaluable guide for the collector. View more info

Image for Symbols and Rebuses in Chinese Art: Figures, Bugs, Beasts, and Flowers

Symbols and Rebuses in Chinese Art: Figures, Bugs, Beasts, and Flowers

By: Fang Jing Pei

Price: £30.00

Publisher: California, Ten Speed Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020728

ISBN: 1580085512

Condition: Very Good


x + 214pp, index, endnotes, illustrations throughout. Large format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Art of the Eastern World

Art of the Eastern World

By: Fehervari, Geza / Lambert, WG / Pinder-Wilson, RH / Wenzel, Marian

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hadji Baba Ancient Art: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020779

ISBN: 0952062208

Condition: Very Good


iv + 220pp, index, references, 99 items covered in detail, each with a colour illustration, featuring objects acquired by Raffi Soleimani and his son. Large format softback, corner creasing to covers, slight edge rubbing, overall a VG copy. View more info

Image for World Postmarks (Batsford Studies in Philately)

World Postmarks (Batsford Studies in Philately)

By: Forster, RK

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, BT Batsford Ltd: 1973

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 020806

ISBN: 0713403829

Condition: Very Good


187pp, index, bibliography, illustrations. Black boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. View more info

Image for British Fire-Marks from 1680

British Fire-Marks from 1680

By: Fothergill, George A

Price: £60.00

Publisher: London, William Green & Sons: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015671

Condition: Very Good


xiv + 187pp, 60 illustrations by the author. 1/4 bound in cream/blue buckram with gilt titling and decoration. No dustwrapper. Top edge gilt, light ageing only to contents, a VG clean tight copy. Scarce. View more info

Image for Bow Porcelain: The Collection Formed by Geoffrey Freeman

Bow Porcelain: The Collection Formed by Geoffrey Freeman

By: Freeman, Geoffrey / Gabszewicz, Anton

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries Publishers Ltd: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020461

ISBN: 0853314527

Condition: Very Good


164pp, index, bibliography, 270 black and white illustrations, 10 colour plates. Brown cloth boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in a Good+ (closed edge tears, small loss, now in removeable protective sleeve) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Hispanic Glass: With Examples in the Collection of the Hispanic Society of America

Hispanic Glass: With Examples in the Collection of the Hispanic Society of America

By: Frothingham, Alice Wilson

Price: £15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Hispanic Society of America: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R24683

Condition: Good+


xviii + 204pp, index, references, notes, 125 illustrations. Purple card covers, slight fading to spine, endpapers a little grubby, light ageing only, a Good tight copy. Contents cover:- I Medieval Glass and Glass Making in Spain; II Glass Making in Eastern Spain from the Renaissance to the 20th Century; III Andalusian Glass; IV Castilian Glass of the 16th to 19th Centuries; V The Royal Glass Manufactory at the Palace of La Granja, San Ildefonso; VI Glass Making in Portug... View more info

Image for Royal Goldsmiths: The Garrard Heritage

Royal Goldsmiths: The Garrard Heritage

By: Garrard & Co / Weston, Anne / Clifford, Dr Helen

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Garrard & Co.: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020406

ISBN: 0951741004

Condition: Very Good


96pp, 50 pieces featured, each with caption and most with colour photograph. Large format softback, light wear only, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Collecting African Art

Collecting African Art

By: Gillon, Werner / with an Introduction By William Fagg

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Studio Vista: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021862

ISBN: 0289708974

Condition: Very Good


x +183pp, index, bibliography, 216 black and white illustrations, 24 colour plates, endpaper maps. Black boards, light wear and ageing only, a VG copy in (slight edge rubbing/nicks) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Railways on Stamps: Volume 2 (II, Two): Western Europe Part IV (Four, 4) France, Monaco, Great Britain, Italy

Railways on Stamps: Volume 2 (II, Two): Western Europe Part IV (Four, 4) France, Monaco, Great Britain, Italy

By: Goodbody, AM / Hart, CA

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Chippenham, Picton Publishing: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021082

ISBN: 0902633341

Condition: Very Good


60pp, illustrated. Card covers, light wear only, general light ageing to contents, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Railways on Stamps Volume 3: Africa Part (VII)

Railways on Stamps Volume 3: Africa Part (VII)

By: Goodbody, AM / Hart, CA

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Chippenham, Picton Publishing: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022621

ISBN: 0948251042

Condition: Very Good


v + 94pp, bibliography, stamps and details. Softyback, light wear, a VG copy. View more info

Image for Shire Album No. 137: Toy Steam Engines

Shire Album No. 137: Toy Steam Engines

By: Gordon, Bob

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Buckinghamshire, Shire Publications Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 018366

ISBN: 0852637756

Condition: Very Good


32pp, illustrated throughout. Signed dedication from the author, to verso of front cover, to fellow author Basil Harley. Also included is a letter from the author to Basil Harley, who is mentioned by name in the acknowledgements section in the book. View more info

Image for Mason Porcelain and Ironstone, 1796 - 1853: Miles Mason and the Mason Manufactories

Mason Porcelain and Ironstone, 1796 - 1853: Miles Mason and the Mason Manufactories

By: Haggar, Reginald / Adams, Elizabeth

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021439

ISBN: 0571109454

Condition: Very Good


135pp + 144 black and white plates at rear, 2 figures, 8 colour plates, bibliography, index. Blue cloth boards, light wear only, slight edge browning to text pages, overall a Vg copy in (slight overall browning, price-clipped) dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Ming Ceramics: Catalogue of Late Yuan and Ming Ceramics in The British Museum

Ming Ceramics: Catalogue of Late Yuan and Ming Ceramics in The British Museum

By: Harrison-Hall, Jessica

Price: £1,000.00

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022199

ISBN: 071411488X

Condition: Very Good


640pp, indexes, bibliography, references, 1025 colour and 135 black and white illustrations. Black boards, light wear only, a VG copy in a near VG (fading to spine and top edges of front panel) dustwrapper. Heavy book, UK at standard rate, overseas at cost. Extremely scarce. View more info

Image for Zsolnay Keramia

Zsolnay Keramia

By: Hars, Eva

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Hungary, Janus Pannonius Museum: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020195

Condition: Very Good


64pp, 49 plates, some in colour, plus other illustrations, bibliography. Softback, light wear only, a VG copy. Hungarian/English text. View more info

Image for Monographien Zur Pharmazeutischen Kulturgeschichte Band 1: Emailmalereiglaser Aus Deutschen Apotheken

Monographien Zur Pharmazeutischen Kulturgeschichte Band 1: Emailmalereiglaser Aus Deutschen Apotheken

By: Hein, Wolfgang-Hagen

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Germany, Frankfurt am Main: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: R24682

ISBN: 3774199604

Condition: Very Good


61pp, illustrations, many in colour. Square format hardback, stamp to front endpaper indicates that this book was formerly in the 'Glassammlung Helfried Krug' (the Helfried Glass Jar Collection) library. Very Good clean tight copy. German text. A monograph of older enamelled glass medicine jars and their decoration. View more info

Image for Antique Trader's Doll Makers & Marks: A Guide to Identification

Antique Trader's Doll Makers & Marks: A Guide to Identification

By: Herlocher, Dawn

Price: £30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., ATB Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020048

ISBN: 1582210004

Condition: Very Good


400pp, bibliography, index, photographs, some in colour, illustrations of identification marks and symbols. Large format softback, occasional creasing to pages, overall a VG copy. Includes facts about over 1200 doll manufacturers, large and small, detailed charts and listings covering 1000s of trademarks, a comprehensive list of mould numbers, list of letters or initials used to identify dolls and their makers. View more info

Image for Nassau Street

Nassau Street

By: Herst Jr., Herman

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Ohio, Amos Press: 1988

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 020798

ISBN: 0940403064

Condition: Very Good


310pp. This is the seventh edition, first revised edition. Softback, a few minor rubs, overall a VG copy. A collection of stories and memories by Herman Herst, Jr. about his days as a stamp dealer on Nassau Street in New York. View more info

Image for Medals of the Renaissance

Medals of the Renaissance

By: Hill, Sir George Francis / Revised and Enlarged By Graham Pollard

Price: £32.00

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 1978

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 021238

ISBN: 071410843X

Condition: Very Good


230pp + 32 plates, index, key to the plates, bibliography, notes. Black cloth boards, light ageing only, a VG copy in (price-clipped, slight edge creasing/rubbing) dustwrapper. First published in 1920, this is the revised and enlarged edition of 1978. View more info

Image for Steiff Bears and Other Playthings Past and Present. With Price Guide

Steiff Bears and Other Playthings Past and Present. With Price Guide

By: Hockenberry, Dee

Price: £15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Schiffer Publishing Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019834

ISBN: 0764311204

Condition: Very Good


272pp, index, bibliography, colour photographs throughout. Laminated pictorial boards, light wear only, a VG copy in dustwrapper. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. View more info

Image for Illustrations of British Antiquities Derived from Objects Found in South Africa

Illustrations of British Antiquities Derived from Objects Found in South Africa

By: Hume, The Rev. A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Liverpool, T Brakell: 1869

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022630

Condition: Good


114pp, 2 appendices, illustrations. Modern rebinding in light brown boards, gilt titling to spine, new endpapers. Original textblock is browned, some foxing to pages, some edge staining to a few pages (text unaffected) at the rear, overall a Good tight copy. Stated to be one of 250 copies privately printed, this copy presented to The Historic (?) Society, handwritten to verso of contents page. Scarce. View more info

Image for Stiegel Glass

Stiegel Glass

By: Hunter, Frederick William (Introduction and Notes By Helen Mckearin)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications Inc.:

Seller ID: 020449

ISBN: 0486201287

Condition: Very Good


xxii + 270pp, index, appendices, 169 illustrations including 16 in colour. This Dover edition, first published in 1950, is an unabridges and corrected republication of the work originally published by Houghton Mifflin Company in 1914. This edition also contains the following new material by Helen McKearin: Introduction and Notes (at ends of chapters). Softback, undated but circa late 1960s. Slight edge rubbing, light reading wear, a VG copy. View more info

Image for An Illustrated History of English Plate, Ecclesiastical & Secular, in Which the Development of Form & Decoration in the Silver & Gold Work of the British Isles from the Earliest Known Examples to the Latest of the Georgian Period is Delineated & Described

An Illustrated History of English Plate, Ecclesiastical & Secular, in Which the Development of Form & Decoration in the Silver & Gold Work of the British Isles from the Earliest Known Examples to the Latest of the Georgian Period is Delineated & Described

By: Jackson, Charles James

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, The Holland Press: 1967

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 021384

Condition: Very Good


2 volume set, with a coloured frontispiece, 76 photogravure plates and 1500 other illustrations. 1967 facsimile reprint of the 1911 edition, limited to 500 copies. Both copies, black boards, gilt on maroon title block to spine, general foxing, browning to top edges of pages. Light general wear, overall VG. Both dustwrappers are price-clipped, some internal reinforcing, edge tears and rubs with small loss, spine fading to volume one, to be supplied in removeable protectiv... View more info

Image for Le Meuble Léger En France.

Le Meuble Léger En France.

By: Janneau, Guillaume (Presentation) / Devinoy, Pierre (Photography)

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Paris, Paul Hartmann Éditeur: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015629

Condition: Very Good


358pp total, incl. 57pp text plus 324 black and white plates. French text. Original softback bound nicely in blue buckram, gilt titling to spine. Minor marks to boards, otherwise very light wear only, light ageing to endpapers, slight edge creasing to title page (originally front cover of course), light wear and ageing to contents. A handsome copy. Heavy book, extra shipping may be required to non-UK address. View more info

Image for Le Siege En France Du Moyen Age a Nos Jours. Physiologie Du Siege De Guillaume Janneau, Commentaire et Tables De Madeleine Jarry, 343 Photograhies De Pierre Devinoy

Le Siege En France Du Moyen Age a Nos Jours. Physiologie Du Siege De Guillaume Janneau, Commentaire et Tables De Madeleine Jarry, 343 Photograhies De Pierre Devinoy

By: Janneau, Guillaume / Jarry, Madeleine / Devinoy, Pierre (Photography)

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Paris, Paul Hartmann Éditeur: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020753

Condition: Near Very Good


389pp, bibliography, table descriptive, 343 black and white plates. Original softback has been bound into dark blue boards, gilt title to spine, retaining the original covers. Boards are in excellent condition, general ageing to contents, a few corner creases, the whole very tightly bound, a near VG copy overall. French text only. NOT ex-library. View more info

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Aerogrammes

By: Jennings, Peter

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Picton Publishing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020619

ISBN: 0902633171

Condition: Good+


xiii + 93pp, illustrations throughout, some in colour. Red boards, owner's label to front board and front endpaper, address stamp to front endpaper and 1/2 title, signature and neat notes to front endpaper, 'supplied by' stamp to base of title page, (sellotape) glue marks to endpapers from a previously fitted dustwrapper sleeve, now replaced. Overall a Good+ copy with ownership marks as noted, in a (slightly edge chipped with small surface loss) dustwrapper. View more info