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REED A H
The Story of the Golden Legend
Wellington, Reed. 1967, First Edition. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. (200 gram rate) stapled sheets in pictorial stiff paper wrapper, light rubbing to cover, 28pp +4pp b&w plates, staples are rusted otherwise tidy copy, this booklet deals with the 1476 Latin edition of the Golden Legend purchased by Reed for the Dunedin Library Collection, this booklet deals with the 1476 Latin edition of the Golden Legend purchased by Reed for the Dunedin Library Collection. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 006519
NZD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.84 | £UK 7.25 | JP¥ 964]
Keywords: Incunabula Antiquarian Manuscript New Zealand Public Collections Dunedin Public Library Alfred and Isabel Reed Publication Number 9 Bible Bibles Biblical Rare Books

 
DANIEL CHRISTOPHER ST J H
Sundials ( Shire Album 176 )
Princes Risborough, Shire Publications. 1990, reprint. (ISBN: 0852638086) Original Wraps, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. (200 gram rate) stapled wrappers, 32pp, b&w photos of examples with accompanying text, from ancient to modern, contact for cheaper shipping on this small item. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 003410
NZD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 US$ 5.89 | £UK 5 | JP¥ 642]
Keywords: Sundials Heliochronometer Gnomon Time Keeping Clock 0852638086

 
REED A H
A XV Century Ms. Of the Wyclif-Purvey Gospels, an Introduction to the Dunedin Library's Copy
Wellington, Reed. 1956, First Edition. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. (200 gram rate) stapled sheets in pictorial stiff paper wrapper, light soiling to cover, SIGNED 'With kind regards A H Reed Jan 1970' to title, 16pp +4pp b&w plates of the book cover, and 3 leaves, staples are rusted otherwise tidy copy. Very Good/Very Good. Signed by Author.
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Book number: 006517
NZD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.84 | £UK 7.25 | JP¥ 964]
Keywords: Incunabula Antiquarian Manuscript New Zealand Public Collections Dunedin Public Library Alfred and Isabel Reed Publication Number 1 Bible Bibles Biblical Rare Books

 
GROBE HANS
Altdeutschland spezial katalog un handbuch 5 Auflage
Hannover, Grobe. 1975. Hard Cover, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. (2,000 gram rate) closed page edges light foxing , no dustwrapper , 717pp from eigteenth century postage marks and stamps although mainly nineteenth century. catalogue and price guide to German states postal ephemera, please email any questions (in English please). quite heavy will incur extra postage cost. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 000267
NZD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 41 US$ 44.18 | £UK 36.25 | JP¥ 4819]
Keywords: Philateley Stamps German Eighteenth Nineteenth Century

 
LEWIS ROY HARLEY
Antiquarian Books; an Insider's Account
Newton Abbot, David & Charles. 1978, First Edition. (ISBN: 0715375741) Hard Cover, 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. (500 gram rate) fore edge of front panel of DW sunned otherwise VG+ copy VG+ DW, 200pp, rear wrapper has Ronald Searle caricature 'anatomy of an antiquarian bookseller'. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 004318
NZD 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.25 US$ 8.84 | £UK 7.25 | JP¥ 964]
Keywords: Antiquarian Books Booksellers Collecting Rare Book Collecting 0715375741

 
GLOAG HELEN AND JOHN
Simple Furnishing and Arrangement
London, Duckworth. 1921, First Edition. Cloth, 4to - over 9? - 12" tall. Ill.: E J Warne and A B Read. minimal soiling or rubbing to the buckram, title in black to covers and gilt to spine, 165pp + 1 pp advert + plates. Drawings in text. How to furnish the 'modern home' of 1920s with antique or contemporary furnishings. Will be of interest to designers, set designers and collectors of turn of the (twentieth) century furniture. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 001434
NZD 20.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 US$ 11.78 | £UK 9.75 | JP¥ 1285]
Keywords: Interior Design Decoration Edwardian Furnishing Furntiure Antique Art Deco Collecting E J Warne and a B Read

 
RUHEMANN HELMUT
The Cleaning of Paintings, Problems and Potentialities
London, Faber. 1969, reprint. Cloth, 4to - over 9? - 12" tall. price clipped DW otherwise tidy used copy, 508pp with many monochrome and some colour plates, bya professional art restorer, techniques and ethics of restoration. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 002817
NZD 75.00 [Appr.: EURO 41 US$ 44.18 | £UK 36.25 | JP¥ 4819]
Keywords: Art Restoration Collecting Dealing Painting Repair Fine Arts

 
FISHER P J
Jewels
London, Batsford. 1965, First Edition. Cloth, 4to - over 9? - 12" tall. light rubbing to board edges, faint offsetting to edges of feps, DW price clipped but tidy under plastic sleeve, 112pp plus colour and b&w plates, some light foxing to blank versos of plates, diagrams in text, does not cover metalwork and jewellery making but rather the properties and uses of precious stones, methods of cutting gems etc as well as the scientific testing of gems / jewels for quality etc. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 002749
NZD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 US$ 17.67 | £UK 14.5 | JP¥ 1927]
Keywords: Jewels Gems Gemstones Jewellery Crystal Lapidary Gemology

 
SAVORY JEROLD J
The Vanity Fair Gallery, a Collector's Guide to the Caricatures
Philadelphia, Art Alliance Press. 1979, First Edition. (ISBN: 0879820233) Cloth, Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. excellent condition, unclipped Dw light wear to edges and joints, spine ends rubbed, faintly sunned spine, 209pp with b&w illustrations + colour plates, 13 chapters on various aspects of the Vanity Fair magazine satirical chromolithographic plate caricatures, from the artist to how to collect them. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 002756
NZD 185.00 [Appr.: EURO 100.75 US$ 108.98 | £UK 89 | JP¥ 11886]
Keywords: Vanity Fair Chromolithograph Lithographic Print Plate Print Collecting American Culture Art Cartoon Satire Caricature Cartoon Art 0879820233

 
KELLER JACK
World of Wheels 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 28, 29, 32
Connecticut, Charlton Comics. 1967, First Edition. Printer Wrapper, 4to - over 9? - 12" tall. Ill.: Jack Keller. Comic Book, 8 issues in G+-VG condition, rubbed to spine and wrappers, some light creasing, some age yellowing, issue 32 has dog eared lower bottom corner of front cover and about the first 20pp, PRICE FOR the lot of 8 copies shipped together, issue 17= 1967, 32= 1970. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 007381
NZD 60.00 [Appr.: EURO 32.75 US$ 35.35 | £UK 29 | JP¥ 3855]
Keywords: Comic Collectable Jack Keller Drag-Strip Hotrodders Ken King Jack Keller

 
BETTLEY JAMES
The Art of the Book from Medieval Manuscript to Graphic Novel
London, V&A Publications. 2001, First Edition. (ISBN: 1851773339) Hard Cover, 4to - over 9? - 12" tall. near as new, 208pp, examples from the various periods and styles of the book, internally and externally. well illustrated in full page colour photogrphy. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 001936
NZD 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 30 US$ 32.4 | £UK 26.5 | JP¥ 3534]
Keywords: Book Collecting Bibliophile Bookbinding Antiquarian Book Arts Exhibition 1851773339

 
BLUMENTHAL JOSEPF
The Printed Book in America
Boston, David r Godine. 1977, First Edition. (ISBN: 0879232102) Cloth, 4to - over 9? - 12" tall. Ex-Library, ex private library with the presentation label of 'An Ambassador Book- BOOKS ACROSS THE SEA', and stamp to fep, otherwise unmarked, unclipped DW VG but has tape oxide to the top and bottom edges and the vertical edge of the fold in flaps, shows as 20mm wide strip that is browned, light tape stain to paste downs where DW was held down, xvi 250pp, includes 70 plates reproducing the title pages from the earliest to recent American printing. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 002249
NZD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 US$ 17.67 | £UK 14.5 | JP¥ 1927]
Keywords: Book Collecting Rare Books Private Presses American Printing Publishing History Bibliophile Bibliography 0879232102

 
URESOVA LIBUSE
European Clocks an Illustrated History of Clocks and Watches
London, Peerage Books. 1986, First Edition. (ISBN: 1850520283) Hard Cover, 4to - over 9? - 12" tall. (1500 gram rate) translated by Slavos Kadecka, 240pp, colour and black and white photographs throughout, history of European clocks and watches with short look at Oriental and American clocks also, tidy book and wrapper. Very Good/Very Good.
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Book number: 003891
NZD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 US$ 17.67 | £UK 14.5 | JP¥ 1927]
Keywords: Horology Timepieces Clocks Watches Time Timekeeping Antique Antiques Mechanism Mechanical Illustrated 1850520283

 
LLADRO
Lladro Export Edicion 1978-79
Vitoria, Fournier. 1977, First Edition. Soft Cover, 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall. soft cover, some wear or chipping to spine ends, heavy item, 139pp + indes + 73pp, colour images on sized paper, glass figurines, catalogue issued by Lladro. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 010679
NZD 30.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 US$ 17.67 | £UK 14.5 | JP¥ 1927]
Keywords: Lladro Catalog Catalogue Glassware Spanish Ornaments

 
SASEK M
Mike and the modelmakers
London, Lesney. 1970, First Edition. Pictorial Cover, 4to - over 9? - 12" tall. Ill.: M Sasek. (500 gram rate) pictorial boards Good with light handling wear, spine ends and corners rubbed back to boards, spine split at tail with tape repair, child's felt marker inscription to fep ( not too unsightly) top edge of lower board has a bump with an associated tear or split in the board, otherwise tidy copy, pictorial endpapers show illustrations of Matchbox cars and trucks ( done in a juvenile style of drawing to match the art of the book) 41pp, a guided tour through the Matchbox factory with illustrations done in a naive, juvenile style probably to infer that "Mike'" did it himself. Good/No Jacket.
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Book number: 006605
NZD 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 US$ 5.89 | £UK 5 | JP¥ 642]
Keywords: Matchbox Die Cast Models Toys Collecting Factory Illustrated Childrens Annual M Sasek

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