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WORCESTER PORCELAIN Collectors Monographs

By: FISHER , STANLEY , FRSA

Price: £3.95

Publisher: London, Ward Lock:

Seller ID: 8179

Condition: VG


Hard Cover , Dust Jacket , VG/VG , Undated , 96pps , profusely illustrated mono plates , author and authority S Fisher , FRSA , other titles - English Ceramics / The China collector guide / British Pottery and Porcelain etc - book , tight bindings , no inscsp , paper fox creamed [ sky blue col illus d/j no nicks or tears , not price clipped , 25/- , Worcester Porcelain Collectors Monographs .Pls see our image View more info

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MASTERWORKS of CHINESE JADE in the NATIONAL PALACE MUSEUM

By: FU-TSUNG , Chiang ,

Price: £29.00

Publisher: Taipi / Taiwan, National Palace Museum: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119781

Condition: Fine


Lge H/b ,book FINE, in clear acetate cover & SLIPCASE.92pp. English & Chinese text. illustrated , listed , 50 Colour plates.Preface dated December 1969, by Chiang Fu-tsung. Publisher Printed 1970 details to back page.[ Ch'i Archaic Jade Axe detail / Han, Archiac Jade Cicanda - 8 pieces / Tai t'ou / Ch'ing / Hsi / Tsung / Agate millstone / blac crystal etc] burnt-Orange & gilt book fine, No inscsp. acetate cover fine. Slate slipcase as no tears vg - 1mm scuff to 2 top cor... View more info

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Arms Fair Guide Spring 1971

By: G E Bennett, Bon Dale, W F Paterson,

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Arms Fairs Limited: 1971

Seller ID: 119917

Condition: Good


Stapled Paper Covers, 215x140mm approx. 58pp. Guide issued with ticket for Arms, Armour and Militaria Fair Cumberland Hotel Marble Arch London April May 1971. Usual list of exhibitors and trade advertisements and articles by G E Bennett, Bon Dale and W F Paterson, on Capping Breechloaders, Japanese Swords and Bows and Crossbows respectively. Good - Covers a little colour rubbed with Minor nicks. No other notable defects. Please see our image of the actual item offered fo... View more info

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LES JOUETS EXTRAORDINAIRES , Mr Gamage's Great Toy Bazaar 1902 - 1906 , English - German - French Text FACSIMILE

By: GAMAGE , de M

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London & New York, Denys Ingram Publishers & Hastings House Publishers: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11390

ISBN: 0907724019

Condition: Fine


Large FINE H/b in VG+ D/j.1st.Old Facsimile Toy Catalogue book 1902 - 1906. by De M Gamagae. English Intro:text with English,French & German text for price descriptions. Profusely illustrated - Mechanical Toys, Train sets, toy ships, doll houses , all types of girls & boys toys of Yesteryear.All captions with pricing.160pp.[ black cloth gilt titles, book Fine throughout ] Dust Jacket inner flaps all French text only.No notable defects, NB; Oversea orders only will incur ... View more info

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AN ESSAY ON CHURCH CLOCKS With Reference to the Clock from the Hospital Santa Cruz

By: GIDEON BERMAN

Price: £4.00

Publisher: LONDON, TURNER & DEVEREUX: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119737

Condition: Near Fine


Slate green card covers, 210 x 150 mm approx. 60pp. Illustrated with line drawings and 4 plates on glossy paper of b/w photos. The author on a visit to the Museo Federico Mares was inspired to research the history of a clock mechanism which came from the nearby Hospital Santa Cruz. The resultant work is a very readable account of Church Clocks generally as well as the history uncovered of the inspirational mechanism. VG (Booklet - no notable defects and no previous owner... View more info

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A List of Grand Patrons , Patrons & Vice-Patrons with Certain Statistics to 31st December 1999

By: Grand Lodge of Mark Master Masons

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Privately Printed [ Mark Masons' Hall ]: 1999

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 11046

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE. Small Red Masonic Pocket-book.164pp.1st edi.thus. Grand Lodge of Mark Master Masons Fund of Benevolence , A List of Grand Patrons etc. with certain statistics to 31st December 1999. [ Offices - Mark Masons' Hall , St Jame's Street, London ] book- no previous owner name or insc. covers very light marks from usage but respectably clean., tight binding , no inscsp , internally Fine . Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE YOUNG LION HUNTER

By: GREY , ZANE ,

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, THOMAS NELSON and Sons: 1919

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: 121897

Condition: Very Good


Green H/b.Thick format.288pp.c.1919 Fiction Older child Adventure this western novelist Zane Grey." illustrated from Photographs" with 8 b/w plates.[sound copy, clean throughout, No inscsp.] mild fox-dusting to Green illustrated boards & illustrated spine. light handling.Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

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THE WORLD OF MODEL CARS

By: GUY R. WILLIAMS

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, ANDRE DEUTSCH: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120897

ISBN: 0233962875

Condition: Near Fine


Brown Boards with beige titles and illustration of model vintage car.208 pp. Illustrated with 16 pages in full colour and over 165 black and white pictures this is a facinating survey of model cars and other road vehicles from tin plate toys through children's miniature pedal and battery- driven cars to die cast and plastic kit models. A book not only for those interested in models but in the history of the car as well. Near Fine/Near Fine (Book- light shelf rubbing to b... View more info

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THE ENGLISH JIGSAW PUZZLE 1760 TO 1890

By: HANNAS , Linda ,

Price: £24.00

Publisher: London, Wayland [ Publishers] Ltd: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121964

ISBN: 0853401896

Condition: Fine


Large FINE H/b in VG D/j.no inscsp. L Hannass researched & visited 35 Museums.She is a collector of old Jigsaws'.Puzzles in this book are arranged under subject headings. Publishers, Engravers etc. are listed with their products.Thus the reader/ collector / can discover the Origin & History and see at a glance the whereabouts of any particular puzzle. 164pp.green illus. end papers.59 listed illus.Intro; background,The Inventor etc .Illustrated.[ Dissections / publishers ... View more info

STAMPS WORTH FINDING STAMPS YOU MAY HAVE WHY NOT LOOK? A GUIDE TO THE MEDIUM COLLECTOR

By: HARDY, B.C.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, SIDNEY APPLETON: 1904

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10577

Condition: Poor


SCARCE Illustrated Paper covered boards, iv+ 67pp Frontis + 3 plts as expected. A source book for identification of discrepancies in the printing or surcharges. Poor. no d/j (Book- wear to paper covered spine with heavy general shelf soiling. No previous owner name or insc. Foxing ranging from light to heavy throughout. Binding sound with no cracks to end papers). An uncommon title. See our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE LIFE AND WORKS OF CHARLES RENNIE MACKINTOSH 1868 - 1928

By: HARRIS , NATHANIEL

Price: £4.00

Publisher: LOMOND: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 121672

ISBN: 0947782591

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b in FINE D/j. book as new.Square format.1st ed.thus., profusely illustrated. 79pp. lavishly illustrated in colour , showing superb craftsmanship using finest materials , an essential guide to one of the world's greatest architects & designers with comprehensive introduction and a magnificent collection of works with explanatory text by N Harris , colour illustrated [all pages ] [ no inscsp / not price clipped ]Please see our image of the actual book offered for s... View more info

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ENGRAVINGS OF KENT

By: HART, Ann

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON FIRST EDITION, ROBERT HALE: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5814

ISBN: 0709038402

Condition: Fine


Black cloth with gilt lettering. 238pp.Collection of 80 engravings of Georgian and Victorian Kent with survey of the books and magazines in which they were published.An examination of the techniques of the art form and the Artists & Engravers including Sandby, Bartlett, Woollett & the Finden Bros. Fine in Fine D/J ( no previous owner name or nsc.) PLS See our image View more info

CHATS ON ENGLISH EARTHENWARE

By: HAYDON, ARTHUR

Price: £7.50

Publisher: LONDON, T.FISHER UNWIN: 1912

Seller ID: 4325

Condition: G+


Blue Cloth boards with white titles and laid on illust. to front board. 496pp. Colour frontis + 100 other b/w photo. plts. Noted reference work on English Earthenware which includes chapters and illust on English Delft, Stoneware, Salt Glased Ware, Wedgwood, Leeds Cream Ware, Swansea Plates, Lambeth Delft, Bristol Delft etc. G+ (book - wear to extremities - mainly colour loss but some cloth wear to corners. rear endpaper cracked. Ex lib copy. A well used but sound refere... View more info

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EUROPEAN FIREARMS

By: HAYWARD , J F , Ass. Keeper Depmt. Metalwork

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, HMSO / Victoria and Albert Museum: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 118203

Condition: Very Good


H/b 1st ed.1955.53pp text. illustrated 35 pages of b/w photograph illustration. JF Hayward of the Victoria & Albert Museum.[ bright blue cloth+Laid-on Title book paper cream ,only 1/2 title page fox tanned.tight binding , No inscsp.External - fine bar small dark mark to middle rear edge. PLS See our image View more info

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SWORDS AND DAGGERS Victoria & Albert Museum Illustrated Booklet No 3

By: HAYWARD , JOHN

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, HMSO / Victoria & Albert Museum: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 117914

Condition: Good +


Sewn Paper Back Good+, 1st ed. 1951.42pp, HMSO illustrated Booklet no 3. Victoria & Albert Museum - Swords & Daggers by JF Hayward. Covering the period of end 15th century -to- beginning 19th century. 10 pages of text followed by 32 b/w photographic plates.[ book - tight binding , clean throughout , No inscsp,]external - light handling wear, med brown tanning to paper-covers. Two shillings net . PLs see our image. View more info

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THE COIN COLLECTOR , Collector Series

By: HAZLITT , W CAREW

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, GEORGE REDWAY Publisher: 1896

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119840

Condition: Good


Green with bright gilt lettering to spine & front board , 304pp illustrated with 12 full-page plates in b/w.[ includes;- Coin Collections & collectors / Unique & remarkable coins / Greek - Rome - Europe - UK etc / market values] book No inscsp.no annotations.a sound copy, paper creamed, light fox spotting to end papers, 1st & last pages.Uncut foredge. Exterior light wear, edgewear colour rub/lfade. 2mm softness top/tail spine causing top spine rear to split tear line of ... View more info

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JUGS A Guide to Collecting Shire No 287

By: HENRYWOOD , Dr.R K , Award winner McColvin Medal

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Princess Risborough, SHIRE Publications Ltd: 1995

Seller ID: 122245

ISBN: 0747801592

Condition: VG


VG [ internal FINE] P/b.1995.No.287. In the 19th c.Jugs were regarded as essential for milk, water, beverages.; with more decorative jugs for the wealthier in society.[ Intro; / Sprig Moulding/ Transfer print / Relief mould / other techniques / later jugs] Profusely illustrated b/w plates to all pages.Author Note to rear.Gloss; Further reading.Places to visit [ No inscsp.]clean staples , light edgewear/wear.Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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BY PIKE AND DYKE A Tale of the Rise of the Dutch Republic

By: HENTY, G.A.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, BLACKIE & SON: 1890

Seller ID: 10976

Condition: VG


VG H/b.Thick format 384pp.c.1890's.illus. 8 b/w plates, by Victorian Artist + 4 Maps. Frontis " Ned turned and faced the Spaniards".[ Dark Victorian foredge. No inscsp , tight binding, med-heavy fox tan 1st/ last few pages, 2mm softness top/tail spine ] Light shadings/markings to boards.Undated early edition. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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STANDARD CATALOGUE OF THE COINS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND 1949 EDITION

By: HERBERT ALLEN SEABY

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, B A SEABY LTD: 1948

Seller ID: 120226

Condition: Good


Pale Blue stiff Paper Cover with red and dark blue titles, 90 pp incl publisher's adverts and subscription form. Useful reference work for the list of types not included in earlier editions and for the illustration and list of mint marks by C A Whitton and H A Seaby. VG (Booklet- light foxing/tanning to covers but no notable wear or soiling. No annotations or previous owner name. Binding Sound). Please see our images of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

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QUEENS OWN HIGHLANDERS Seaforth & Camerons etc Plus ; The Liverpool Scottish etc & The Lovat Scouts FAMOUS REGIMENTS on Cigarette and Trade Cards

By: HUNTER , David J , former Army Intelligent Corps , Active member Military Historical Society etc

Price: £5.95

Publisher: Nottingham, Privately Published / Adlard Printers: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122105

ISBN: 0953373878

Condition: Fine


FINE Lamiinate P/b, no inscsp.The Title etc's: - Seaforth Highlanders Ross-Shire Buffs The Duke of Albany's; formerly the 72nd & 78th Foot. / The Queens Own Cameron Highlanders formerly the 79th Foot / The Liverpool Scottish formerly the 10th Battalion The King's Liverpool Regiment.illustrated 'nigh all pages.56pp.Colour & b/w plates.Author educated in Edinburgh - joined the Army - Intelligent Corps - home & abroad - after retirement became self-employed & holds collecto... View more info