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Image for La Faience de Quimper : Le Guide du Collectionneur

La Faience de Quimper : Le Guide du Collectionneur

By: Taburet, Marjatta

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Paris, Editions Sous le Vent 1990: 1990

Book number: 56456

ISBN: 2858890536

Condition: Near Fine


229 pp. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. Dj slightly edgeworn. Internally clean. No ownership marks. Colour and b&w illustrations throughout. Text in French language. 2858890536 View more info

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Azerbaijan Carpet

By: Tagiyeva, Roya

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Baku, Azerbaijan State Museum of Carpets and Handicrafts 1999: 1999

Book number: 56508

Condition: Very Good


260 pp. Publisher's full cloth in dust jacket. Slight wear to dj spine ends & extremities. Cloth clean. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Internally clean. Profusely illustrated in colour throughout. Dual English/Azerbaijani text. View more info

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Icons : Divine Beauty

By: Temple, Richard

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Saqi Books 2004: 2004

Book number: 57264

ISBN: 0863565662

Condition: Near Fine


224 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Clean copy. No ownership marks. Minimal wear. Full colour illustrations throughout. 0863565662 View more info

Image for Medallic Illustrations of The History of Great Britain and Ireland. In 19 parts

Medallic Illustrations of The History of Great Britain and Ireland. In 19 parts

By: The British Museum and Herbert A. Grueber

Price: £375.00

Publisher: London, Printed by Order of the Trustees, Sold at The British Museum 1904 - 1911: 1904

Book number: 54042

Condition: Very Good


Nineteen parts. Publisher's original quarter grey cloth over printed boards and with cloth ties at edges. Folios measuring 29cm x 42cm. Each volume contains a portfolio of loose sheets, as issued, with descriptive text and illustrations. With 183 plates in total. The final volume contains indexes and a preface to the completed work by H. A. Grueber. All volumes in VG condition with some minor wear or darkening to the boards. All internally clean. View more info

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Habitat 1977/78 Catalogue

By: The Offices of Habitat Stores

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Habitat Stores 1977: 1978

Book number: 55437

Condition: Near Fine


152, [4] pp., Illustrated in colour. Still with the 4 pp. of order forms in the rear. View more info

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Berlin and Its Treasures

By: The Proprietors of the Berlin Museum

Price: £225.00

Publisher: Desden and Liepzig, A H Payne:

Book number: 46399

Condition: Very Good


6 vols [various paginations]., N.d [circa 1850's]. Blue publisher's cloth with gilt emblems on front boards and decorative blindstamping. Illustrated with many b/w tissue guarded engravings. In 6 parts as issued, priced at 7/6 per division. A touch of subtle exterior fading and wear and the occasional spot of foxing internally, but a largely fresh and clean set. View more info

Image for The Happy Life of a Collector. The Legendary Doll Collection of Naomi Bryant

The Happy Life of a Collector. The Legendary Doll Collection of Naomi Bryant

By: Theriault, Florence

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Gold Horse Publishing 2002: 2002

Book number: 49316

ISBN: 1931503087

Condition: Very Good


128 pp. Pictorial boards in dust jacket. Damage to dust jacket, which is torn on the front at upper left corner and badly creased. Full colour photographs throughout. No names or inscriptions. Book is in fresh and clean Fine condition with a Good dust jacket. 9781931503082 View more info

Image for Fired Paintings : Friesian Ceramic Wall Plaques 1870-1930

Fired Paintings : Friesian Ceramic Wall Plaques 1870-1930

By: Tichelaar, Pieter Jan and Casper Polder

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Leyden, Casper Polder in cooperation with Primavera Press 1998: 1998

Book number: 55633

ISBN: 907431046x

Condition: Fine


232 pp. Publisher's blue cloth in pictorial dust jacket. Very clean and unused copy. Colour illustrations throughout. Fine copy in Fine dj. 907431046x View more info

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Berthe Savigny

By: Trognee, Catherine Savigny and Bernard Jules Verlingue

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Quimper, Musee de la Faience de Quimper 2000: 2000

Book number: 55967

ISBN: 2914009038

Condition: Near Fine


53pp. Large format paperback. Clean copy. No ownership marks. Full colour illustrations throughout. Text in French. 2914009038 View more info

Image for Ivory: An International History and Illustrated Survey With a Guide for Collectors

Ivory: An International History and Illustrated Survey With a Guide for Collectors

By: Vickers, Michael

Price: £40.00

Publisher: U S A, Harry N Abrams Inc 1987: 1987

Book number: 42932

ISBN: 0810911183

Condition: Very Good


352 pp, 380 illustrations, including 80 plates in full colour, some wear to extremities of boards and jacket. 0810911183 View more info

Image for Marine Und Taschenchronometer: Geschichte, Entwicklung, Auswirkungen

Marine Und Taschenchronometer: Geschichte, Entwicklung, Auswirkungen

By: Von Bertele, Hans

Price: £220.00

Publisher: Munchen, Callwey 1981: 1981

Book number: 45184

Condition: Very Good


364 pp. Hardback in dw. In original protective cardboard slipcase. Small sticker to ffep. Profusely illustrated with black & white photographs and line drawings. German text. Very clean copy. View more info

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Art and Character of Nutcrackers

By: Wagner, Arlene

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Collectors Press,U.S. 2005: 2005

Book number: 58028

ISBN: 1933112085

Condition: Fine


188 pp, illustrated. Beautifully photographed, rare, and valuable, these nutcrackers from around the world are collected and celebrated in one place for the first time ever. What began as an innocent purchase during a production of the Nutcracker Ballet has blossomed into a world-renowned collection almost 40 years in the making. Arlene Wagner (also known as The Nutcracker Lady) and her husband have amassed more than 5,000 pieces. Housed in the Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum, which is also a National Heritage Foundation site, the Wagner's collection is on display to the public. A status sign ... View more info

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Romantic Interior : The British Collector at Home, 1750-1850

By: Wainwright, Clive

Price: £45.00

Publisher: New Haven & London, Yale University Press 1989: 1989

Book number: 52785

ISBN: 0300042256

Condition: Very Good


314 pp., Illustrated in colour with a small tear at the head of the jacket, and some marking to the fore-edge 0300042256 View more info

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Quest for Quimper

By: Walker, Barbara and David Williamson

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Atglen, Schiffer Publishing Ltd. 2002: 2002

Book number: 56452

ISBN: 0764314793

Condition: Near Fine


282 pp. Publisher's colour pictorial laminated boards in dust jacket. Very clean bright copy. No wear. No ownership marks. With over 950 colour photographic illustrations. 9780764314797 View more info

Image for English Furniture Designs of the Eighteenth Century

English Furniture Designs of the Eighteenth Century

By: Ward-Jackson, Peter

Price: £48.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Victoria & Albert Pubns 1959: 1959

Book number: 46104

ISBN: 0112902286

Condition: Very Good


[viii], 71 pp & 366 illustrations. Originally published in 1959, this looks to be a 1970's reprint. A very good copy still in the original brown box, just a few bumps to the extremities 0112902286 View more info

Image for Irish Glass : Waterford, Cork, Belfast in the Age of Exuberance (Faber Monographs on Glass)

Irish Glass : Waterford, Cork, Belfast in the Age of Exuberance (Faber Monographs on Glass)

By: Warren, Phelps

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Faber & Faber Limited 1981: 1981

Edition: 2nd Edition

Book number: 49311

ISBN: 0571180280

Condition: Very Good


264 pp, illustrated in b/w, some wear to dustwrapper edges. 0571180280 View more info

Image for Automates et Instruments De Musique Mecaniques

Automates et Instruments De Musique Mecaniques

By: Weiss-Stauffacher, Heinrich & Bruhin, Rudolf

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Paris, Office Du Livre 1976: 1976

Book number: 15077

ISBN: 2851090038

Condition: Very Good


246 pp, illustrated in colour. French language edition 2851090038 View more info

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The Marvelous World of Music Machines

By: Weiss-Stauffacher, Heinrich and Rudolf Bruhin

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Tokyo, New York and San Francisco, Kodansha International Ltd. 1976: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 58583

ISBN: 0870112589

Condition: Near Fine


244 pp. Full cloth in pictorial dust jacket and in cardboard slipcase. Very clean copy. No ownership marks. In unused condition. Colour and b&w illustrations throughout. 0870112589 View more info

Image for A Picture Book of Ancient and Modern Dolls

A Picture Book of Ancient and Modern Dolls

By: White, Gwen

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, A. & C. Black Ltd. 1928: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 61003

Condition: Very Good


44 pp. Publisher's cloth in dust wrapper. Jacket torn & edgeworn. Ink owner's name to verso of half-title. Cloth clean. Internally clean. Colour and b&w illustrations throughout by the author. View more info

Image for Snuff Bottles From China : The Victoria and Albert Museum Collection

Snuff Bottles From China : The Victoria and Albert Museum Collection

By: White, Helen

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, Bamboo Publishing Ltd. in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum 1992: 1992

Book number: 57076

ISBN: 1870076109

Condition: Near Fine


291 pp. Publisher's full cloth in dust jacket and in cloth slipcase. Minor marks to slipcase. Very clean copy. No ownership names. Full colour illustrations throughout. 1870076109 View more info