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Catalogue of Exhibitions of British Coloured Books 1738 - 1898
British Printing Machinery Association. 1980. (ISBN: 0905303024) Soft cover , 25 x 16cm. Book, 139pp. The thirteenth International Printing Machinery and Allied Trades Exhibition at The National Exhibition Centre Birmingham 11 - 19 September 1980. 16 colour plates. Vg.
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Book number: 022058
GBP 4.00 [Appr.: EURO 4.75 US$ 5.13 | JP 571]
Catalogue: 15
Keywords: 0905303024 Books, Ilustration, Printing. 19vf

 
The Gaping, Wide-Mouthed, Waddling Frog. A New and Entertaining Game of Questions and Commands with Proper Directions for Playing the Game and Crying Forfeits. .
London, Field and Tuer. 1887. Light Boards , 18 x 15cm. Book, 13 hand-coloured engravings. Published in the Leadenhall Press' series of Forgotten Picture Books For Children. Very Good.
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Book number: 19744
GBP 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 23 US$ 25.66 | JP 2856]
Keywords: Childrens,

 
History of the British Iron and Steel Industry from C. 450bc to Ad 1775
London, Routledge and Kegan Paul. 1957, First Edition. Blue Cloth on Boards , 24 x 15cm. Book, xxi + 445pp. 36 figures, 11 maps and 26 plates. INcludes Prehistoric Ironworking, The iron industry in Roman Britain, In Anglo Saxon times, the Norman Period. Steel inMmedieval Britain.The evolution of the Blast Furnace, The smeltin Process, The casting branch, The Forge, Transition from charcoal to coke and much else, 18 Appendices. Very Good.
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Book number: 21571
GBP 48.00 [Appr.: EURO 55.25 US$ 61.59 | JP 6853]
Keywords: Industry, History

 
In and out in West Hoathly. Westsussex
West Hoathly, West Hoathly History Group. 2012, First Edition. Illus. Light Card Covers , 30 x 21 Cm. Book, 60pp. Illustrated throughout the text, much in colour. The story of the Cat Inn and Queens Square and the people who lived there. Fine.
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Book number: 023199
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.7 | JP 857]
Keywords: Topography, History, West Sussex

 
Liberty: Mail Order Christmas Catalogue For1984
London, Interquest for Liberty. 1984. Illusrated Light Boards . Book, Liberty's Christmas mail order catalogue for 1984. Includes an unused, tipped in order form. The catalogue is in fine condition .All in full colour. Fine.
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Book number: 023397
GBP 38.00 [Appr.: EURO 43.75 US$ 48.76 | JP 5426]

 
Masters of Colour : Derain to Kandinsky: Masterpieces from the Merzbacher Collection
London, Royal Academy. 2002. (ISBN: 1903973155) Soft cover with dust jacket, 28 x 23cm. Book, This sumptuous volumer reveals the delights of one of the worlds finest private collections of early twetieth century art. Long known to experts and scholars , the Werner and Merzbacher Collection contains many masterpieces linked by a vivid use of colour.Artists included:- Impressionists, Fauves, Ecole de Paris and Russian Constructvism, KKandynsky, Nolde, Klee, Jawlensky, Due Brucke, Ernst, Campendonk, Beckman and Kokoschka. A really joyous collection, beautifully printed. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 023520
GBP 16.00 [Appr.: EURO 18.5 US$ 20.53 | JP 2284]
Keywords: 1903973155 Art,

 
Pamela Or Virtue Rewarded. (Facsimile )
Pennsylvania USA, Oak Knoll. 1929, First Edition. Limited to 500 Copies. Marbled Paper on Boards , 14 x 9cm. Book, xv + 166pp + 5 copper plates and a catalogue of Books printed for , and sold by F. Newbery. The first copy was produced in 1769. It is abridged from the works of Samuel Richardson. It is a little gem of a book set in its own enclosed box.
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Book number: 022685
GBP 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 34.5 US$ 38.49 | JP 4283]
Keywords: Literature, Limited Edition, Richardson,

 
The Present Peerage of the United Kingdom for the Year 1817 with the Arms of the Peers and Baronets
London, Stockdale. 0. 1/2 Leather on Marbled Boards , 19 x 11cm. Book, 109 plates. Recent professional rebind. The text includes the Established order of Precedency, an English Translation of the Mottoes and a list of the Baronets of Great Britain, with reference to their arms. Very Good.
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Book number: 023435
GBP 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 69 US$ 76.99 | JP 8567]
Keywords: History. Heraldry,

 
The Rupert Book. Authentic 1941 Facsimile Edition
Linson, Pedigree Books Under licence from Express Newspapers plc. 0. (ISBN: 1874507112) Hardcover with dust jacket, 26 x 19cm. Book, Rupert Bear's rarest and most sought after adventures, a facsimile edition of the 1941 Christmas Rupert Annual. Widely considered as one of the best Rupert Annuals ever printed, it contains some of Alfred Bestall's most imaginative stories and stylish illustrations. Fine/Fine Sealed slip case.
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Book number: 023538
GBP 28.00 [Appr.: EURO 32.25 US$ 35.93 | JP 3998]
Keywords: 1874507112 Childrens Annual, Rupert,

 
Rupert Adventure Book. The Authentic Facsimile Edition of the 1940 Annual
London, Annual Concepts Limited. Published uder licence from Express Newspapers plc.. 1992. (ISBN: 1874507015) Hardcover , 25 x 19 Cms. Book, This limitred facsimile edition faithfully reproduces teh look and feel of the original in every detail, from the wrap-round cover and nostalgic colouring to the specially milled paper. Also the first edition be printed in full colour throughout. Fine.
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Book number: 023539
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.75 US$ 32.08 | JP 3569]
Keywords: 1874507015 Childrens Anuual, Rupert, Facsinile.

 
The Song of Songs.
London, Folio Society. 1967. Orange Silk on Boards with dust jacket, 27 x 17cm. Ill.: Ru Van Rossem. Book, 22pp + 6 copper engravings by Ru van Rossem. Very Good/Good Slip-case.
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Book number: 19688
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 12.83 | JP 1428]
Catalogue: Folio
Keywords: Ru Van Rossempoetry,Vf39

 
Standing Orders and Regulations for the Army in Ireland 1794
London, Muller. 1969. (ISBN: 0584109024) , 34cm x 20cm. Book, 150pp + 8pp index. A facsimile of the 1794 edition published in Dublin. Fine/No Jacket.
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Book number: 19571
GBP 25.00 [Appr.: EURO 28.75 US$ 32.08 | JP 3569]
Catalogue: Military
Keywords: 0584109024 Ireland, Military, History, Vs38

 
A Suffolk Garland for the Queen 1961
Ipswich, East Suffolk C C. 1961. Red Cloth on Boards with dust jacket, 23 x 15cm. Book, 168pp. An anthology of writing, poetry and art of Suffolk "Plucked and arrangedon the accasion of the Royal Progress of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth11 through the county of Suffolk and sold in aid og King George's Jubilee trust.". Fine/By Carl Giles Fine.
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Book number: 022585
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 12.83 | JP 1428]
Keywords: Royalty, Suffolk,

 
Tobacco Talk and Smokers Gossip. An Amusing Miscellany Offact and Anecdote Relating to the Great Plant in All Its Forms and Uses.
London, George Redway. 1897. Red Cloth on Boards , 15 x 10cm. Book, xvi + 148pp + 16pp, Redway Catalogue. Binding is loose but nothing detached. Water stains on all covers. Church warden claypipe in front cover. Good.
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Book number: 022881
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 12.83 | JP 1428]
Keywords: Tobacco,

 
CAULFEILD, S.F.A. AND B.C. SAWARD
The Dictionary of Needlework
London, Blaketon Hall. 1989. (ISBN: 0907854109) Red Buckram with dust jacket, 23 x 23cm. Book, 528pp + 9 pages of commercial advertisements. Over 800 wood engavings. Plain sewing, textiles, dressmaking, appliances and terms by SFA Caulfield and Church embroidery, lace and ornamental needlework by Blanche Saward. The book deals fully with the details of all the stitches employed, the method of working. the materials used, the meaning of technical terms and traces the origin and history of the various works described. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 021646
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 17.25 US$ 19.25 | JP 2142]
Keywords: 0907854109 Needlework, Crafts, Embroidery, Stitchcraft

 
DUBUISSON, A AND C.E. HUGHES
Richard Parkes Bonington. His Life and Work
London, John Lane The Bodley Head. 1924, Limited Edition. Linen Spine and Papered Boards , 23 x 28cm. Book, 217pp. An edition limited to 1000 of which this is copy number 385. The title page has been torn out as has the loose front endpaper. Pages vii to xi missing and 2 pages of black and white illustrations opposite pages 26 and 27 and the coloured illustration at page 126. Pages 140 to 142 which contained the notes on lithographs nos 25 - 43 have been torn out. A number of coloured and black and white Bonigton illustration from magazines have been tipped in. The official number of illustrations is 17 coloured and 70 black and white. The book has been well used, the cover are stained and there is some light foxing. There is still a lot of information in the book and the price reflects its detractions. Iwill therefor give it a month or two to find a home. Good.
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Book number: 023111
GBP 18.00 [Appr.: EURO 20.75 US$ 23.1 | JP 2570]
Keywords: Art,

 
AARON, ELIZABETH.
The Book of the Morris Eight and the Morris Minor.
London, Pitman. 1955. Linen on Papered Boards , 18 x 12cm. Book, 90pp. A Volume in Pitman's Motorists' Library. A Complete Guide for Owners of all Morris eights and early and post war Morris Minors to 1954. Illustrated with photographs, diagrams and advertisements. Vg.
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Book number: 022790
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.75 US$ 6.42 | JP 714]
Keywords: Motoring, Mechanics,

 
AARON, SOAZIG
Refusal
London, Harvill Secker. 2007, First Edition. (ISBN: 9781843431657) Red Cloth on Boards with dust jacket, 22 x 13cm. Book, 180pp. Translated from the French by Barbara Bray.Not since Sophie's Choice has a noivelist succeeded in conveying --with truth, dignity,poere and intelegence- the inhumanity of the death camps and the scars suffered by those who survived them. Fine- as New/Fine.
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Book number: 023074
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.7 | JP 857]
Keywords: 9781843431657 Fiction

 
ACKROYD, PETER
The Life of Thomas More
London, Chatto. 1998. (ISBN: 1856197115) Cloth On Boards with dust jacket, 23 x 15cm. Book, 435pp. 27 illustrations. " What makes Ackroyd so exceptional among biographers is the range and beauty of his knowledge. His life of Thomas More brings us closer to the man who has remained an enigma for 500 years. Fine/Fine.
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Book number: 023119
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.5 US$ 11.55 | JP 1285]
Keywords: 1856197115 Biography, History,

 
ADAMCZEWSKI, FIONA. THE EMBROIDERERS GUILD.
Designer Textiles. Stitching for Interiors.
David & Charles. 1987. (ISBN: 0715390406) Black Buckram with dust jacket, 27 x 20 Cms. Book, 127pp. Examples of work by a variety of embroiderers. Each one illustrated with a photographic illustration and a description of the work illustrated a very useful sourcebook of esign and techniques. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 022309
GBP 6.00 [Appr.: EURO 7 US$ 7.7 | JP 857]
Keywords: 0715390406 Embroidery

 
ADDISON, JOSEPH
Plays
London, J Tonson. 1735. Leather Spine on Marbled Board , 16 x 9cm. Book, The binding contains 4 plays, Cato." A tragedy" and "The Drummer or The Haunted House." a comedy; both by Joseph Addison; and two plays by Sir Richard Steele, "The Funeral or Grief A-La-Mode "and "The Concious Lovers-"A comedy. The general title pages are printed in red and black and include a small wood cut vignette. The title page to each play includes a small portrait of Shakespeare. There is a dedication addressed to Mr. Congreve written b Richard Steele. Verses to the author of the Tragedy of Cato by Edwarfd Young, L Eusden, THo Tickell, Digby Cotes,and Am Philips a Prologue by Mr. Pope. Dramatis Personae. The play and epilogue 85pp. One whole page engraving. "The Drummer or the Haunted House" with a preface by Richad Steele and a Prologue Dramatis Personae and Prologue and one whole page engraving. 67pp. "The funeral "by Richard Steele dedicated to The countess of Albermarle by the author with a preface and prologue , and epilogue by Lord Hardy. 93pp. Conscious Lovers by Richard Steele with a dedication to the KIng by the author, a preface and Prologue. Epilogue by Mr Welsted 96pp. A very pleasant clean and clear work.Each plays hasits own titlte pages. All giving the publicationdate as 1735. Vg.
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Book number: 023212
GBP 120.00 [Appr.: EURO 138 US$ 153.98 | JP 17133]
Keywords: 18th Century, Drama, Plays,

 
ADEN, PAUL
The Hosta Book
London, Christopher Helm. 1988, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 0747000069) Brown Cloth on Boards with dust jacket, 28 x 22cm. Book, 133pp. International in its perspective, encyclopedic in its scope. The Hosta Book was planned both to help the novice get started and to serve as a guide and reference book for the most pratised gardener as well. Vg/Vg.
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Book number: 022380
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 12.83 | JP 1428]
Keywords: 0747000069 Gardening, Plants,

 
ADIGA, ARAVIND
White Tiger
London, Atlantic Books. 2008, 1st Edition. (ISBN: 9781843547204) Hardcover with dust jacket, 22 x 15cm. Book, A tale of two indias. Balrams journer fom the darkness of village life to the light of entrpreneurial success is utterly amoral, billiantly irreverent, deaply endearing and altogether unforgettable. Winner of the Man Booker Prize 2008. New/Fine.
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Book number: 023536
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Keywords: 9781843547204 Fiction

 
AESOP.
12 Fables of Aesop.
New York, Museum of Modern Art. 1967. Illustrated Card Covers , 21 x 15cm. Ill.: Antonio Frasconi. Book, 26pp.Decorative titling and decoration by Frasconi. Fables newly narrated by Glenway Westcott and illustrated with 20 linoleum blocks by Antonio Frasconi. Fables:- The Starved Farmer and His Fat Dogs-The Fishermenwith the Stone in Their Nets-The Caged Nightingale and the IOntellegent Bat-The Man Bitten By A Flea-The Hare with Ability and the Tortoise with Staying Power-The Bee Keeper Robbed and Stung-The Ambitious Woman and the Fat Hen-The Crab in the Mouth of the Fox-The Gnat, the Lion and the Spiderweb-The Jackdaw with Eclectic Plumage-The Flattered Raven and the Crafty Fox -The Stag In His Own Opinion. Very Good.
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Book number: 021844
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11.5 US$ 12.83 | JP 1428]
Keywords: Antonio Frasconiart, Fables

 
D'AGUILAR,LIEUT.-GEN SIR G. C.
Military Maxims of Napoleon
London, Freemantle. 1901. Illustrated Red Cloth Binding , 13 x 9cm. Book, xliii + 190pp. Ornamental spine and front cover, with gilt illustration, Top edge gilt.78 maxims on warfare. Vg.
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Book number: 022614
GBP 9.00 [Appr.: EURO 10.5 US$ 11.55 | JP 1285]
Keywords: War, France, Napoleon,

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