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Image for PYCCKME NTPYIIIEYHBIE KOHN [RUSSIAN TOY HORSES] CHEVAUX-JOUETS RUSSES, RUSSISCHE SPIELPFERDCHEN [Pycckuu Cyberhup]

PYCCKME NTPYIIIEYHBIE KOHN [RUSSIAN TOY HORSES] CHEVAUX-JOUETS RUSSES, RUSSISCHE SPIELPFERDCHEN [Pycckuu Cyberhup]

By: --- .----

Price: £20.00

Publisher: MOSCOW, U?game??cmbo: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120686

Condition: Near Fine


H/b 1st ed.1976.Russian Toy Horses.Colour illustrated all Pages. p.118 in English text & P.119 an English List with brief description. Russian text all remaining pages accompanying illus.[ wooden - clay - switches - roots - stump - porcelain] Each locality had its own form attached to horses- characteristic to that particular area. no notable defects to square book, faux leather, gilt titles & dec. to front, No incsp.not clipped.[ unable to decipher/ reproduce some title letters as printed in Cyrillic] Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for REPAIRING THE PIANOFORTE With Chapters on Regulating, Toning, Polishing, Case Repairing etc

REPAIRING THE PIANOFORTE With Chapters on Regulating, Toning, Polishing, Case Repairing etc

By: --- .............

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Musical Opinion and Music Trade Review: 1922

Seller ID: 124296

Condition: G+


Good+ H/b.Printed May 1922.2/6.Small Slim. Olive cloth with black titles & front Dec. Author not mentioned 80pp.185x125mm.[ No inscsp, sound copy , paper fox to end papers & foredge] light fade to spine & edge-wear cloth col rub/loss. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

A DAY WITH BROWNING

By: -----

Price: £5.00

Publisher: LONDON, HODDER & STOUGHTON:

Seller ID: 5900

Condition: Very Good


Pastel Green paper covered boards with green cloth quarter binding, laid on colour portrait painting of Robert Browning to front board and gilt ltitle. Undated ( circa 1920's) and unpaginated. Green dec. endpapers. Frontis colour plate by W.J.Neatby and 4 full colour plates by Russell Flint. to accompany uncredited text about the life of Browning with extracts of his works. In the Hodder "Days With The Poets" Series. VG/G (book- no previous owner name or insc. Light to Moderate foxing throughout - not affecting plates. Boards clean with a little shelf wear to top and bottom edges. The ... View more info

Image for COLOUR and ART CLASSIC CHRISTMAS Create Your Own Works of Art on these Wonderful Pull-Out-and-Frame Pages

COLOUR and ART CLASSIC CHRISTMAS Create Your Own Works of Art on these Wonderful Pull-Out-and-Frame Pages

By: ------ -----

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Bridlington, Peter Haddock Publishing:

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120461

ISBN: 0710515898

Condition: Near Fine


Large laminated P/b with 24 Full-page classic festive scenes to colour and then frame [ colour-in pencil crayon age of child] no inscsp, tight binding internally Fine [ covers near fine, pale mark to rear].Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale.[Undated - Publisher set-up in 1952 ] View more info

Image for NEW YORK THE METROPOLIS OF AMERICA , early 1920's Photographic Record with Chromograph Illustrations

NEW YORK THE METROPOLIS OF AMERICA , early 1920's Photographic Record with Chromograph Illustrations

By: ------- ---

Price: £12.00

Publisher: NEW YORK, --------: 1920

Seller ID: 122610

Condition: VG


Illustrated Stapled Card wraps. 14pp. 32 Colour Chromograph Illustrations of New York + Illus.to covers. Contains interesting footnotes to each illustration. Udated c.1920's.[ Lower Manhattan, Battery Park, Grand Central Terminal, Brooklyn Bridge, Wiliamsburg Bridge, Woolworth Building , Hippodrome etc. A Different Skyline to Today.] internally clean , card covers mild edgewear rub & Col/fade. Rusted staples but binding tight., med handling soil. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for OLD ENGLAND A PICTORIAL MUSEUM OF REGAL, ECCLESIASTICAL, BARONIAL, MUNICIPAL AND POPULAR ANTIQUITIES , FACSIMILE , 2 VOLUME-in-ONE Complete Set

OLD ENGLAND A PICTORIAL MUSEUM OF REGAL, ECCLESIASTICAL, BARONIAL, MUNICIPAL AND POPULAR ANTIQUITIES , FACSIMILE , 2 VOLUME-in-ONE Complete Set

By: --------

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York, ARNO Press: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 3474

ISBN: 0405091435

Condition: VG+


1st ed.thus -both Vols -in-one Book. 335x245mm approx. Green imitation leather boards with gilt lettering to spine.392+386pp. Vols I & II bound in one volume. Facsimile of the original edition first published in 1845 save that the illuminated engravings are here reproduced in black and white. Old England as seen in hundreds of engravings, available for the first time since its initial publication in 1845. The encyclopedic text of this monumental work provides a fact-filled panorama of delight to the casual reader and in -depth information for both historian and artist. VG+/F (book no incsp. . ... View more info

Image for LINE AND FORM Issue No 11 [ Delilah ]

LINE AND FORM Issue No 11 [ Delilah ]

By: ----------

Price: £7.50

Publisher: BIRKENHEAD, GANNET PRESS: 1960

Seller ID: 124122

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated Card Covers (Stapled Magazine) 175 x 115 mm approx. 32 pp. 29 b/w glamour photos of the female form with technical data at end. (photographic not the model!) Undated circa early 1960's. Photographer(s) not credited VG (Mild shelf rubbing and general shelf soiling to covers with white circular sticker to top front and ink stamp of book store to rear cover. Contents clean. Binding sound). Please see our image of the actual magazine offered for sale. View more info

Image for LINE AND FORM Issue No 12  [ Gallery ]

LINE AND FORM Issue No 12 [ Gallery ]

By: ----------

Price: £7.50

Publisher: BIRKENHEAD, GANNET PRESS: 1960

Seller ID: 124123

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated Card Covers (Stapled Magazine) 175 x 115 mm approx. 32 pp. 29 b/w glamour photos of the female form with technical data at end. (photographic not the model!) Undated circa early 1960's. Photographer(s) not credited VG (Mild shelf rubbing to covers. Contents clean. Staples to centre fold a little rusty but binding sound). Please see our image of the actual magazine offered for sale. View more info

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SAUCES PICKLES AND PRESERVES

By: ----------

Price: £10.00

Publisher: LONDON, THE CABLE PRINTING AND PUBLISHING COMPANY: 1910

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 124153

Condition: Good


Printed Pale green card covers (Stapled Paperback) 210 x 90 mm approx. 39 pp + 1 of publishers adverts, others to inside covers. Undated circa 1910's 2nd Edition. Cover price 3d. Author not credited. Extensive collection of recipes many not commonly made now but sound worthy of revival.The adverts show that the Cable Printing and Publishing Company , Hatton House, Great Queen St. London published a series of Handy Books for the Housewife as well as the gardener together with weekly periodicals for the Farmer and Property/Land Agent. Good (Covers a little faded with mild shelf wear and loss ... View more info

Image for PRESS DIE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION PART TWO NO 24a MACHINERY'S YELLOW BACK SERIES

PRESS DIE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION PART TWO NO 24a MACHINERY'S YELLOW BACK SERIES

By: ---------.

Price: £5.95

Publisher: Brighton / London, The Machinery Publishing Co Ltd: 1963

Seller ID: 9296

Condition: VG


Orange Paper Back , VG , 1963 reprint , illustrated line drawings , 52pps , Preface , 4 chpts on Progressive Blanking etc / Shear-type piercing etc / slug-type cutting etc / Forming dies etc [ Engineering & Design ] a popular series in the metal-working field [ no inscsp/annoattion , tight binding , fade to spine not effecting titles View more info

ART NOUVEAU JEWELLERY AND METALWORK Centuries of Style

By: ---------.-

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hoo, Kent, Grange Books: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 8471

ISBN: 184013125x

Condition: Fine


Square format Hard Cover , Dust Jacket , Fine/Fine , book as new , 1st edition thus , profusely illustrated , 64pps , lavishly illustrated in colour , showing superb craftsmanship using finest materials , an essentail handbook with brief introduction to Art Nouveau Jewellery and metalwork / Art Nouveau jewellery in France / non gallic jewllery / art nouveau metalwork , colour illustrated [all pages ] Centeries of Style series [ no inscsp / not price clipped ] View more info

Image for THEATRE WORLD March 1955

THEATRE WORLD March 1955

By: ---.----

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Practical Press Ltd: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 119274

Condition: Good


P/b Good.48pp.March 1955 Theatre World series. scenes from ; A Kind of folly / Saint Joan / Richard 11 / The Talk of the Town.Dame Thora Robson to front cover.1/6 , tight clean staples , no inscsp, light wear, more wear to covers of colour rub/loss ,small crease, light staining. PLS See our image View more info

ROYAL DOULTON FIGURES

By: .-----------------

Price: £4.00

Publisher: BURSLEM , STOKE ON TRENT, ROYAL DOULTON POTTERIES: 1955

Seller ID: 7680

Condition: Good -


Paperback , 68pp , illustrated Collector's book no 4 , revised 1955 , 3 pages text - forword , animal models and toby / character jugs - all other pages full bright colour illustrations - includes dog models , rouge flambe and sung glazed ; inserted 2 page 1959 Price List [ book - internally very good, strung binding sound , no inscsp but annotated with 15 small blue ink tick- marks - Exterior - 1/2 circle stain and some markings , a bit grubby / fox/browning moreso to rear of of grey / white lined card , pale blue title square to front - Good - View more info

Image for THE NEW BALLET Kurt Jooss and his work

THE NEW BALLET Kurt Jooss and his work

By: A.V.COTON , Dance Expert , Kurt JOOSS , Chorographer ,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: LONDON, DENNIS DOBSON: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123691

Condition: Very Good


Dark Blue cloth boards with gilt titles to spine,280 x 220 mm approx. Illustrated end papers, 156 pp. A book of enduring beauty on the work of Kurt Jooss who presented to the public in the 1930's and 40's a completely new method of theatrical dance based on the researches of his teacher Rudolf Laban closer to the idiom and ideology of the earliest sorts of theatrical dance. The book contains the original dress designs for 8 of the companies' productions by eminent costume designers of the day namely Doris Zinkeisen, Dmitri Bouchene and Hein Heckroth, reproduced in eight colours on 8 plates of ... View more info

Image for POEMS OF LAKELAND An Anthology

POEMS OF LAKELAND An Anthology

By: ABRAHAM, MRS ASHLEY P. (LUCY B.ABRAHAM)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: LONDON, FREDERICK WARNE & Co.Ltd: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Compiler to title pa

Seller ID: 119618

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED Copy .LEATHER.Full Morocco Green Goatskin Boards with Gilt titles to spine and front board. 190x135mm approx. Sewn Headbands, green silk marker, top edge gilt, Marble Printed end papers, xii + 180pp. Frontispiece in colour and 12 Full page sepia photographic illustrations. Forward by Hugh Walpole. Preface by the compiler using her own name rather than as wife of one of the famous climbing/photographers - Known as the "Keswick Brothers" Ashley P.Abraham.Very Good (Book- Light shelf wear to boards and rear blank and rear end paper have minor loss at bottom corner due probably to i... View more info

Image for ALBION  the Origins of an English Imagination

ALBION the Origins of an English Imagination

By: ACKROYD , Peter , C.B.E. [ Lit ] Award Winning Novelist & Historian

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, CHATTO & WINDUS: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11673

ISBN: 1856197212

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b in VG+ D/j.Discovering the Roots of the English Cultural Society..P Ackroyd holder of numerous Awards [ Factual / historic fiction / poetry / criticism biographies [.such as TS Eliot / Dickens / Blake / Thomas Moore, London a Biography ] 4 pages List illustraions.53 chpts.Thick format 516pp.Chronology , Biblio; illus. end papers.Colour & b/w illus .as expected [ maroon cloth gilt titles, No inscsp. book as new] Dust Jacket not price clipped , £25 , light wrinkling top/tail spine, no other defect. NB Oversea orders only will incur extra postage. Please see our image of the actua... View more info

Image for ROMAN ANTIQUITIES: OR AN ACCOUNT OF THE MANNERS AND CUSTOMS OF THE ROMANS ; DESIGNED TO ILLUSTRATE THE LATIN CLASSICS, BY EXPLAINING WORDS AND PHRASES, FROM THE RITES AND CUSTOMS TO WHICH THEY REFER.

ROMAN ANTIQUITIES: OR AN ACCOUNT OF THE MANNERS AND CUSTOMS OF THE ROMANS ; DESIGNED TO ILLUSTRATE THE LATIN CLASSICS, BY EXPLAINING WORDS AND PHRASES, FROM THE RITES AND CUSTOMS TO WHICH THEY REFER.

By: ADAM , ALEXANDER , LLD

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, THOMAS TEGG & SON: 1834

Seller ID: 4760

Condition: Good


H/b. Dated 1834 to Title page [ mdcccxxxiv ] Original green cloth boards with laid on paper title block to spine. 528pp. Approx 100 Engravings on Wood and Steel with numerous notes and improved indices, by James Boyd LLD ; to illustrate the Latin Classics - words. phrases, rites & customs . [ old ink name previous owner to front paste down & title page. End papers & binding sound. Corners rounded with shelf wear to boards but no fraying of cloth. The title block is brittle - chipped and browned being consequently virtually illegible. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

Image for THE RHYTHM OF CHILDREN'S FEATURES illustrated by Pen, Ink & Pencil drawings of Hands & Other Children's Features

THE RHYTHM OF CHILDREN'S FEATURES illustrated by Pen, Ink & Pencil drawings of Hands & Other Children's Features

By: ADAMS , Marcus , FRPS

Price: £29.95

Publisher: London, SIR ISAAC PITMAN & SONS: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119061

Condition: VG+


Large format H/b VG+, 1st ed.1935. Bright powder blue boards+ bright gilt titles to spine & front with circular gilt motif.132pp. Artist M Adams FRPS. illus in line.nigh all pages." By Royal & Gracious Consent This Book id Dedicated to Her Royal Highness Princess Elizabeth of York" the next page showing the baby " hands of HRH Princess Elizabeth of York" in line [Copyright].Intro; 21 headings.[ book clean throughout, no inscsp, tight binding , minor fade & markings to boards. Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

Image for LINOCUTS ENGRAVING AND PRINTING LINOLEUM BLOCKS

LINOCUTS ENGRAVING AND PRINTING LINOLEUM BLOCKS

By: ALBERT CHAPMAN

Price: £10.00

Publisher: DULWICH, PRIVATELY PUBLISHED: 1947

Seller ID: 124152

Condition: Good


Stapled Paper Covers, 185 x 130 mm approx. Un-paginated 30 pp. 8th Edition 1947. Illustrated with 12 pp of b/w linocuts + 1 colour to reverse of front cover + Loosely laid in fold out of blocks used printed on tracing paper. Privately published as an introduction and beginner's guide. Good (Covers- a little general shelf wear and soiling. Paper of book block a little tanned and staples a little rusty. No previous owner name or insc.). Please see our images of the actual booklet offered for sale. View more info

Image for A WEST NORFOLK CAMERA King's Lynn , Wells and Wisbech in Old Photographs

A WEST NORFOLK CAMERA King's Lynn , Wells and Wisbech in Old Photographs

By: ANCKORN , Gordon , Newspaper Reporter

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Sevenoaks , Kent, Ashgrove Press Ltd: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121668

ISBN: 0906798086

Condition: VG+


VG+ large H/b in VG+ D/j.1st ed.A Fine selection of photographs from 1857 -to - WW2;.illustrated all pages with 168 Sepia Plates.Places; [[ King's Lynn / Dersingham / Sandringham / Snettisham / Sedgeford / Hunstanton / Wells / Wisbech ].and;[ People / Transport / Farming / Railways / the Pendennis Steam Tug ] author G Anckorn - former Newspaper Reporter & Sub-Editor - employed King's Lynn Magistrate Court.[ No inscsp./ not price clipped , bright covers no fadie to spine.] both book & dust Jacket no notable defect. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info