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Image for Between Continents / Between Seas: Precolumbrian Art of Costa Rica

Between Continents / Between Seas: Precolumbrian Art of Costa Rica

By: Abel-Vidor, Suzanne et al

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1981: 1981

Book number: 59562

ISBN: 0810907291

Condition: Very Good


PP 240. 333 illustrations including 100 plates in full colour. Essays by twelve archaeologists, art historians and ethnographers. Very good copy in very good dust jacket. 0810907291 View more info

Image for Yesterday's Shopping : Army and Navy Stores Catalogue 1907

Yesterday's Shopping : Army and Navy Stores Catalogue 1907

By: Adburgham, Alison (INTRODUCTION)

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles 1969: 1969

Book number: 58524

ISBN: 071534692x

Condition: Very Good


lxiii, 1282, pp facsimile of the Army and Navy Stores 1907 catalogue. Spine, slightly faded. 071534692x View more info

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Album Heraldique

By: Album

Price: £85.00

Publisher: N.p., N.p. N.d. [1870's]: 1870

Book number: 60724

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated. Contemporary full blind-stamped morocco. All edges gilt. Bevelled boards. Silk endpapers. Bound by Phillipson & Golder, Chester. Rubbing to spine ends. Ink inscription to front pastedown dated 1872. Some leaves blank. Numerous Victorian heraldic crests and seals, including military, schools & colleges, ships, etc. View more info

Image for The Medallic History of England to the Revolution

The Medallic History of England to the Revolution

By: Anon [Pinkerton, J.]

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, Printed for Edwards and Sons 1790: 1790

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 56670

Condition: Very Good


iv, 112 pp. Contemporary full leather. Raised bands to spine with gilt decoration & lettering. Marbled endpapers. Spine lettering slightly faded. Minor wear to spine ends & corners. Foxing to prelims. Internally clean. With forty full-page plates and descriptive text to each plate. All plates clean. Binding firm. View more info

Image for Tunbridge Ware : And Related European Decorative Woodwares

Tunbridge Ware : And Related European Decorative Woodwares

By: Austen, Brian

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, W. Foulsham & Co. Ltd. 1989: 1989

Book number: 60387

ISBN: 057201466X

Condition: Very Good


287 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Clean copy. No ownership names. Numerous black & white and colour illustrations. 9780572014667 View more info

Image for Automata : The Golden Age 1848-1914

Automata : The Golden Age 1848-1914

By: Bailly, Christian with Sharon Bailly

Price: £300.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby's Publications 1987: 1987

Book number: 57548

ISBN: 0856673455

Condition: Near Fine


360 pp. Original gilt-decorated red cloth with colour pictorial onlay to front board. In dust jacket. Very clean copy. No ownership marks. Over 150 automata are illustrated in colour photographs. A very nice copy. 0856673455 View more info

Image for Decorative Motives of Oriental Art

Decorative Motives of Oriental Art

By: Ball, Katherine M.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head 1927: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 35137

Condition: Good


xxvi., 286 pp., With 673 b/w illustrations, TEG spine split, binding worn and a little bumped at extremities, head and foot of spine slightly chipped. View more info

Image for Venetian Art Glass: 1840-1970 an American Collection

Venetian Art Glass: 1840-1970 an American Collection

By: Barovia, Marino

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Germany, Arnoldsche 2004: 2004

Book number: 51965

ISBN: 3897902052

Condition: As New


352 pp, illustrated in colour 3897902052 View more info

Image for British Ceramic Art 1870-1940

British Ceramic Art 1870-1940

By: Bartlett, John A.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Atglen, Schiffer Publishing Ltd. 1993: 1993

Book number: 56450

ISBN: 0887404561

Condition: Near Fine


240 pp. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. Very clean bright copy. Faint fading to dj spine. No ownership names. With 250 colour and 85 b&w photographic illustrations. 9780887404566 View more info

Image for The Postage Stamps of Great Britain : Part Three. Revised Edition. The Embossed and Surface-Printed Issues of Queen Victoria. The Surface-Printed Issues of King Edward VII

The Postage Stamps of Great Britain : Part Three. Revised Edition. The Embossed and Surface-Printed Issues of Queen Victoria. The Surface-Printed Issues of King Edward VII

By: Beaumont, K. M. and John Easton, editors

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Royal Phiatelic Society 1964: 1964

Edition: Revised Edition

Book number: 59340

Condition: Near Fine


344 pp. Full cloth in printed dust wrapper. Stain to spine & panel of jacket. Cloth clean. Internally clean. No ownership marks. Numerous illustrations. View more info

Image for Playing Card; The history and secrets of the pack

Playing Card; The history and secrets of the pack

By: Benham, William Gurney

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Spring Books no date circa 1950: 1950

Book number: 48603

Condition: Very Good


vii., 196 pp., Illusrated, Good book condition hardback. Slight wear to the top of the jacket near the spine. View more info

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Antique Medical Instruments

By: Bennion, Elisabeth

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby Parke Bernet 1980: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 50076

ISBN: 0856670529

Condition: Good


355 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w. The free endpaper and the half title have been removed. 0856670529 View more info

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Gien Faience

By: Bernard, Roger and Jean-Claude Renard

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Gien, Societe Nouvelle des Faienceries de Gien 1985: 1985

Book number: 55942

ISBN: 2858890366

Condition: Near Fine


162 pp. Full cloth in dust jacket. Very clean copy. No ownership marks. Numerous colour and b&w illustrations. Text in English. 2858890366 View more info

Image for Quimper : Trois Siecles de Faiences: 1690-1990 [and] Catalogue. Two volumes

Quimper : Trois Siecles de Faiences: 1690-1990 [and] Catalogue. Two volumes

By: Blottiere, Sylvie and Laurent Cahn and others

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Quimper, Editions Ouest-France 1990: 1990

Book number: 55651

Condition: Fine


Two volumes in slipcase. 144; 271 pp. Large format paperbacks in slipcase. Slight crease to one spine. Very clean and bright copies. No ownership names. Colour and b&w illustrations throughout. Text in French language. View more info

Image for Nine of Hearts. On the Line. Hollow book safe

Nine of Hearts. On the Line. Hollow book safe

By: Book box

Price: £45.00

Publisher: c. 1880's: 1880

Book number: 59864

Condition: Good


Hollow book safe. Half calf over marbled boards with gilt-ruled panels and leather title labels to spine. Octavo size measuring 12cm x 18cm and 3.5cm across the spine. Marbled paper lining. Wear to extremities. Realistic late Victorian era book spine and boards with hollow interior space. No one will ever know. View more info

Image for The Splendour of Ethnic Jewelry : From the Colette and Jean-Pierre Ghysels Collection

The Splendour of Ethnic Jewelry : From the Colette and Jean-Pierre Ghysels Collection

By: Borel, France

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson 1994: 1994

Book number: 59606

ISBN: 0500016402

Condition: Very Good


256 pp. Publisher's cloth in dust jacket. Jacket rubbed with residue of old sticker to rear panel. Cloth clean. Internally clean. No ownership names. With 400 colour illustrations. 0500016402 View more info

Image for Lighting in the Domestic Interior, Renaissance to Art Nouveau

Lighting in the Domestic Interior, Renaissance to Art Nouveau

By: Bourne, Jonathan ; Brett, Vanessa

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Sotheby's Publications / Philip Wilson 1991: 1991

Book number: 40610

ISBN: 0856673978

Condition: As New


255 pp., illustrated in colour and b/w. Still shrinkwapped. 0856673978 View more info

Image for History of Old Sheffield Plate Being an Account of the Origin, Growth, and Decay of the Industry and of the Antique Silver and White or Britannia Metal Trade.

History of Old Sheffield Plate Being an Account of the Origin, Growth, and Decay of the Industry and of the Antique Silver and White or Britannia Metal Trade.

By: Bradbury, Frederick

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Sheffield, J. W. Northend Limited 1983: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Book number: 49201

Condition: Very Good


xiii, 539 pp, illustrated in b/w, a reprint of the 1912 edition, minor marks to book cloth. View more info

Image for Biscotti : Storia per Immagini di una Dolce Tradizione

Biscotti : Storia per Immagini di una Dolce Tradizione

By: Buccellati, Graziella

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Milan, Franco Maria Ricci Editore 1982: 1982

Book number: 57533

Condition: Near Fine


141 pp. Publisher's cloth with colour pictorial onlay to front board. In patterned solander box with paper title label to spine. Minor marks to boards. Text in Italian, English, French and German. Numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Image for Vierges et Saints : Les Statuettes en Faience de Quimper

Vierges et Saints : Les Statuettes en Faience de Quimper

By: Cahn, Laurent

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Quimper, Chez Alain Bargain 1990: 1990

Book number: 55941

Condition: Fine


159 pp. Full cloth in dust jacket. Slight fading to dj spine. Cloth clean. Internally clean. No ownership marks. Colour and b&w illustrations throughout. View more info