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ISLAMIC ART and CULTURE Timeline and History

By: KHALILI , Nasser D , Professor , PhD KSS KCFO

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Cairo, The American University Cairo Press: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 120160

ISBN: 9774161947

Condition: Fine


h/b D/j.FINE/FINE.The Timeline is followed by an essay on the history of islamic Art & Culture; with individual chpts; devoted to Calligraphy / Qur'ans / Miniature painting / Bookbinding / Laquer-painting / Pottery & ceramics / Glass & Rock Crystal / Metalwork / arms & armour / Jewelry / Carpets & Textiles / Coins / Architecture [ Comprehensive art books ] Wonderful Colour photographic plates to all pages on all subjects.Includes a turning Circular-wheel Chart to show numerous countries with statistics on one side & Architectural Masterpieces of the world to the other side. card circular to sh... View more info

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WILLIAM BLAKE His life

By: KING , James , Professor & Award Winning Biographer

Price: £19.95

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123182

ISBN: 0297811606

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE H/B.FINE D/J.Professor of English J King , biography author on the lives of Cowper, Nash & Read etc.The life of Award- wining writer William Blake, Poet & Artist ,is one of the most important controversial figures in English cultural history.[ young Antiquarian / Conservative revolutionary / rural pen / Albion / patronage / "Bob Screwmuch"& infamy of Patronage 1805-8] illus. 8 pages b/w plates+ 45 in line.264pp.240x165mm.[ dark brown cloth, gilt titles, A tidy b/w Blake bookplate to the blank back board of the cover,ffep.book itself as new, Fine] Dust Jacket also Fine as new, not pri... View more info

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DECORATIVE ART 1880-1980 Christie's Pictorial Histories

By: KLEIN, Dan , A Head at Christie's. BISHOP, Margaret , Decorative Art Consultant

Price: £20.00

Publisher: OXFORD, PHAIDON- CHRISTIE'S LIMITED: 1988

Seller ID: 118115

ISBN: 0714880256

Condition: Fine


Christie's Auction House & Distinguished Art publisher Phaidon.Maroon boards with gilt titles to spine, 290x220mm approx. 264pp. 700 illustrations of which 175 in colour. Published in Christie's pictorial histories series and featuring collectable items which have passed through their salerooms grouped by type ,style, movements and crafts ie Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Tiffany, Silver, Arts and Crafts, Metal Work, George Jensen etc etc. Text descriptions of items featured and table at rear of auction prices achieved. 2nd impression of 1988. Fine/Near Fine(Book- no notable defects, no previous owner... View more info

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DONNA KOOLER'S 999 FABULOUS CROSS-STITCH PATTERNS for Kooler Design Studio Inc.USA

By: KOOLER , Donna , President Kooler Design Studio Inc.

Price: £19.95

Publisher: NEW YORK, STERLING Publishing Co, Inc. Sterling/Chapelle:

Seller ID: 12054

ISBN: 0806965355

Condition: Fine


Large format Ring-Binder.192pp.all colour illustrated.against graph -squared backgrounds.999 patterns by President Donna Kooler for Kooler Design Studio inc. USA. [Design Arts Crafts Needlework hobbies Pastimes, Embroidery forTeachers Students Hobbyist] a practical ring-binder book as new No inscsp. PLS see our images View more info

ON THE CANALS OF AMSTERDAM

By: KOOT, TON , HOFKER , WILLEM G

Price: £12.00

Publisher: THE HAGUE, UITGEVERIJ NIJGH & VAN DITMAR: 1973

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 9797

Condition: VG


H/b , Dust Jacket , VG/Good+ , Brown paded imitation leather boards with gilt and white lettering. 104pp incl bibliography and colophon. 45 pencil drawings by Hofker of fromer seedy, dilapidated, and derelict houses and properties which have been restored to their former glory by talented and dedicated architects. First published in Dutch under the title "Langs de Amsterdamse grachten this edition was translated by Y.D.Ovink-van Nickerk. VG/VG- (Book- no previous owner name or insc. A little rubbing/shelf wear to extremities of boards. Dust Jacket - complete but with rubbing and a few tear... View more info

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ONE DAY WITH HENK VAN KOOTEN in Slip-Case

By: KOOTEN , Henk van , Professional Photographer

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Fotostudio Het Portret: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122505

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE Square Hard-Card P/b in Good Card Slip-case; Includes DVD. photographs to all pages in Colour & B/W with English Text.He started his own Studio in 1997 & this was his first DVD. Kknown for setting a trend he is copied worldwide.[ no inscsp.book as new throughout, black covers tend to show off handling, miniscule base rub ] in black slip-case shows edgewear col/rub/loss moreso top/tail spine. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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ARCIMBOLDO , GIUSEPPE , 1527 - 1593 , Ein manieristischer Zauberer [ Italian Artist ]

By: KRIEGESKORTE , Werner

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Koln, Benedikt Taschen Verlag: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10579

ISBN: 3822802476

Condition: VG


VG Large H/b.VG D/j.1st. Profusely illustrated Full-page Colour plates [ Italian Artist famed for his Portraits composed with nature's flora and fauna ] highly imaginative paintings. German text. 79pp. Giuseppe Arcimboldo 1527 - 1593 [ 16th Century Artists] 3052x235mm. Red cloth, small illus. to front , No inscsp , tight binding , light shade mark to top initial red page.& tiny dot stain to rear end paper.Fine throughout.[ Dust Jacket not clipped. mild shelf-wear.small nick/tear front top spine corner] Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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Victorian & Edwardian PERTHSHIRE , From Rare Photographs

By: LAMONT-BROWN , R , Lecturer, ADAMSON, Peter, Assoc British Insts. Professional Photography

Price: £7.00

Publisher: St Andrews, Alvie Publications: 1985

Edition: 1st Ediiton

Seller ID: 11523

ISBN: 0950620092

Condition: VG+


VG+ H/b in VG+ D/j.1985.Rare Archive b/w photographs. Illustrated History; 173 plates.The Victorian & Edwardian era of Horse-power, transportation, employment, Famous names etc. ] R Lamont-Brown - Lecturer- University St Andrews - Secretary Society Authors in Scotland etc. P Adamson Assoc.of the British Insts. of Professional Photography etc.- further author notes to inner flaps of jacket.[ navy cloth+gilt titles book Fine ink name all else Fine ] Dust Jacket is clipped, very minor edgewear spine top; all else fine. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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MRS NIBBLE Finds A New Home [This Actual Title is printed, in full, to Front cover & Picture is also Different]

By: LAWSON WOOD

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1930

Seller ID: 121602

Condition: Poor+


Small square P/b.Pos.undated 1st ed.? Back cover picture text is " And then they went to stay with Uncle Gnaw in the country, and he was very pleased to see them. The accompanying illustration shows Uncle Gnaw patting the boy mouse's head, with Mrs Mouse & girl mouse in attendance.[ inside book block stitching is sound, pictures are clean & illustrated by collected Artist Lawson Wood; His illus. always depict charm, fun, humour with animal characters] red-tine illus. + 4 pages in Colour. no inscsp.no annotaion, no crayon.Udated.C.1930's. Upaginated 8 pages story conts. onto end papers. cov... View more info

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THE WOOLLY-CUDDLE Helps the Lost Little Girl , The Noo-Zoo Tales

By: LAWSON WOOD

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1930

Seller ID: 122103

Condition: Good -


Uncommon.Small square P/b.Back cover advertising Ovaltine.c.1930's ? 12pp.illustrated by collected Artist Lawson Wood; His illus. always depict charm, fun, humour with animal characters.Colour & red-tone illustrated. [ no inscsp. no annotation] covers light handling soil, rusted staples, top & base spine crease coming adrift.small loss to front picture. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

GLORAFILIA The Venice Collection 25 Original Projects in Needlepoint and Embroidery

By: LAZARUS , CAROLE , BERMAN , JENNIFER

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Conran Octopus: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11028

ISBN: 1850293406

Condition: Fine


Large H/b, Dust jacket, 1st , Inspirational colour photography by Bill batten [ Vogue/ World of Interiors etc ] with evocative text .Detailed instruction - C Lazarus & J Berman - their innovative approach has introduced excitement to the world of needlework and The Glorafilai needlecraft kits have acquired an enviable reputation internationally. They sucessfully operate from their shop in Mill Hill Village , London.160pp.[ no notable defects to book , no inscsp , tight binding] Unfortunate fade to spine & edge of D/j o/w fine , not clipped.- now in clear proprietary protective cover . Owing to... View more info

DRAWN FABRIC EMBROIDERY Embroidery Handbooks No 2

By: LEACH , Agnes M , MA [Cant]

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, EDWARD HULTON: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 10533

Condition: VG+


VG+ H/b in VG D/j. 1st ed. Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine, 118pp 9 plates and over 100 figs in text the former being examples of drawn fabric work and the latter clear illustration of the working of the stitches and patterns employed in this attractive form of embroidery. (Book- no previous owner name or insc. No notable defects. Dust Jacket- non price clipped. Mild rubbing with associated loss of colour to top foredge flap fold, a little general shelf soiling and 1 closed tear of 7mm approx to bottom of rear panel near spine fold.now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cove... View more info

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VERUSCHKA Trans-Figurations

By: LEHNDORFF , Vera, TRULZSCH , Holgar,both Prominent Artists, SONTAG , Susan , Acclaimed Critic

Price: £80.00

Publisher: London & Reading, Thames & Hudson ltd / New York Graphic Society Book: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 117821

ISBN: 0821216376

Condition: Fine


Large H/b.FINE/FINE.Colour illustrated+ some b/w plates. Prominent Artist's & photographesr V Lehndorff & H TRulzsch- they use the Human Form to blend into , or nigh disappear, into the surrounding landscape with stunning effect.[ body art] Intro' by Acclaimed Critic S Sontag. 160pp. Art of extraordinary power & originality - fusing the real with illusion by mimicking nature.[ book & Dust Jacket both Fine, no inscsp, not price clipped, no spine fade. ] A New York Graphic Society Book.now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover . Please see our actual image of the book offered fo... View more info

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METAL THREAD EMBROIDERY New Edition 2006

By: LEMON , Jane , Experienced Teacher & Lecturer, Founder Mem.Sarum Group, etc.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, B T Batsford Ltd: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 122949

ISBN: 0713487585

Condition: Fine


Large FINE H/B.FINE D/j.1st thus- New edition 2002. No inscsp.no annotation.This welcome update of a classic work will inform & inspire both experienced & newcomers.Profusely illustrated all pages b/w with some full-page colour plates. Expert J Lemon Teacher & Lecturer, Founder Member of the Sarum Group: formed to design & work ecclesiastical embroidery.A Member of the Practical Study Group of Embroiderers' Guild.255x195mm 207pp.[ black cloth+gilt titles,tight binding, fine throughout ] Dust Jacket not price clipped as new, no spine fade.now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cov... View more info

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THE BEGINNERS GUIDE TO WAREHOUSING, BOOKBINDING AND BLOCKS

By: LESLIE G. LUKER , B Sc Fellow of the Institute of Printing etc

Price: £10.00

Publisher: TWICKENHAM, ADANA (Printing Machines) Ltd: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121296

Condition: Very Good


Black boards with silver titles to front board. 210 x 150 mm approx. 122pp. A useful book for the amateur book binder to obtain a basic understanding of book construction and binding but principally a good reference work for inspiring crafts persons/ hobbyists in doing sand paper printing, lino cuts, wood cutting and engraving. VG (Book- A little shelf rubbing but no notable soiling. No previous owner name or insc. Binding sound). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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TO FERTILE VALES AND DEWY MEADS Limited Edition

By: LEWIS , F , Editor

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Leigh on Sea England / USA, F Lewis Publishers Ltd / Studio Publications: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5508

Condition: Fine


Slim Lge H/b Dust Jacket FINE/Poor+.1st ed.Lewis Specialised in producing quality books on Art and Illustrated Gift Books usually in limited edition.This vol. Limited Edition of 1250 copies on hand made paper with uncut foredge & marble end papers. Famous Art reproduction prints opposite verse by famous Poets . An Anthology of poems & prose with 12 tipped-in full colour plates.[ Scott , Wordswoth, Moore, Longfellow, Cowper, Shakespeare, Constable, David Cox, Peter De Wint, John Varley, W J Muller, Richard Wilson, Thomas Collier] compiled by F Lewis.[ red cloth boards bright gilt titles to fron... View more info

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PATRICK LICHFIELD CREATING the UNIPART CALENDAR

By: LICHFIELD , Patrick, NORTH, Richard

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120357

ISBN: 0002171864

Condition: VG+


VG+/VG.Photographer Patrick Lichfield's creating of the Unipart Calendar with text ,by R North,opposite Colour photographic plates - Mainly Large Full-page.with some b/w. A Unipart Calendar Book by World Renouned Photographer Patrick Lichfield.[ Art / semi - nude / erotica ] black boards+ gilt titles to book , clean throughout, No inscp. tight binding [ black background Dust Jacket not clipped, light edgewear col. rub/loss.but no tears or crease. .Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

ENGLISH AND FRENCH COOKERY The Housekeeper Series Vol.1 Percy Lindley Popular Handbooks

By: LINDLEY , Percy , Ed.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, POPULAR HANDBOOKS 123-5 Flleet Street: 1890

Seller ID: 6752

Condition: Good


Small Slim H/b. c. 1890.[ comprehensive range / Common sense cookery / nutrtion / digestion/ sweets /biscuits /bread / tinned / preserved / soups /fish /meat / poultry /game /sauces /vegetables /puddings /pies /invalid / beverages / beers/ wines / diet / cooking for dogs / equipment.147pp. + 14 pp.blank pages Memoranda. Undated.The Housekeeper Series Volume 1 Percy Lindley Popular Handbooks of 19th c. [ well used yet still sound copy, No inscp. no annotation.1st/last few pages fox tan ] grubbed well handled covers with some cloth lift to spine top.The Itchingfield Estate, near Horsham Ad.to re... View more info

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POP ART

By: LIPPARD , Lucy , Award Winning Influential Writer on Art & Former Art Critic

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1996

Seller ID: 123843

ISBN: 0500200521

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE Laminated P/b." It is difficult to see how the field of Pop Art could have been more successfully covered than it is in this volume " Times literary Supplement. The1960's spirit vividly brought to life by the author;- . With Contributions by Lawrence Alloway, Nancy Marmer & Nicolas Calas; all art critics. 216pp. 188 illus., throughout text, 18 in Colour.[ Folk Art / Surrealism - Dada, Stuart Davis & Leger / Reuben group - Assemblage , Rauschenberg & Jasper Jones] real tiny shelf-edge-wear, all else as new, no inscp. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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THE CRAFTSMAN in METAL

By: LISTER , Raymond , Director George Lister & Sons Ltd Architectural Metalworkers of Cambridge

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, G Bell and Sons Ltd: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120584

Condition: Very Good


VG/VG.1st ed.An author on Craftsmanship in Metal by the Director of Architectural Metalworkers of Cambridge - George Lister & Sons Ltd - Sec. Crafts Committee Worshipful Co.Blacksmiths etc.Herin all aspects are discussed in one illustrated volume.- assisting the reader to view - as parts of the whole .illustrated 30 b/w plates. set in 3 parts ;- The Medium , The Craftsman & Sketch of Metals & Craftsmen in History.[ navy cloth+ bright gilt titles & dec. to spine, a clean copy, no inscsp. tight binding, light tan to end papers] Dust Jacket price clipped, light handling soil , mild edgewear col.r... View more info