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Image for CORNWALL ILLUSTRATED in a  SERIES OF VIEWS , CASTLES, SEATS of the  NOBILITY, MINES, PICTURESQUE SCENERY, TOWNS, PUBLIC BUILDINGS, CHURCHES, ANTIQUITIES Etc. [1831 FACSIMILE  ]

CORNWALL ILLUSTRATED in a SERIES OF VIEWS , CASTLES, SEATS of the NOBILITY, MINES, PICTURESQUE SCENERY, TOWNS, PUBLIC BUILDINGS, CHURCHES, ANTIQUITIES Etc. [1831 FACSIMILE ]

By: BUTTON, J & BRAYLEY, E.W., THOMAS ALLOM ,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: TRURO, D. BRADFORD BARTON: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 11036

Condition: Good


Large P/b.Yellow illustrated card wraps, 72pp, Facsimile of the first edition published by Fisher Son and Co, London in 1831, containing reproductions of 45 Steel Engraving and a Map of Cornwall with descriptive text. Good ( Covers have some marginal browning and a few stains. No previous owner name or inscp.).280x215mm. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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OLD MINING TOWNS OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA

By: C.E.SAYERS , JOHN DARBYSHIRE

Price: £18.00

Publisher: ADELAIDE, RIGBY: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123275

ISBN: 0851796885

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated Paper covered boards, 260 x 195 mm approx. Illustrated Maps to end papers. Un paginated (32pp) First Edition 1974. 32 colour paintings by Artist John Derbyshire of redundant buildings largely in decay from remote mining towns with accompanying text providing a history of the mining activity at the locations. Near Fine no d/j (Book very light shelf rubbing to extremities of boards. No previous owner name or insc. No defects). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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BAMBOO-WORK and BEAD-WORK The "A L " Educational Series THIRD Edition

By: CAMERON , Margaret , LLA

Price: £14.00

Publisher: GLASGOW, E J Arnold & Son Ltd:

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 118748

Condition: VG


UNCOMMON Undated Victorian? red cloth "text book" style ,40pp. 3rd.ed.The "A L " Educational Series. specialist M Cameron LLA.[ EJ Arnold & Son ltd Educational Publishers]. illustrated in line.Practical step-by-step.for teacher student hobbyist. Seven Elementary forms occur over & over again ;- Circle / Star / Wheel / Mat / Ladder / Diamond.[ flowers / cup / basket / cart / plant covers etc] . PLS See our image. View more info

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THE CRAFT and CREATION of WOOD SCULPTURE

By: CARSTENSON , Cecil C , Sculpture Artist & Distinguished Professional

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, J M DENT & Sons Ltd: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119437

ISBN: 0460078860

Condition: Fine


Large FINE H/b in VG+ D/J. Sculptor Artist CC Carstenson - HLife-long Sculpture lecturer & Teacher - in all mediums - last 25 years in wood. [ KansaS City Art Institute, USA] illustrated 84 b/w plates by MJ Mott.Edited by WS Brown.A Distinguished Professional in all mediums - last 25 years in wood.illus show work-in-progress, materials, procedures & finished item. - appendices include charts , available woods & wood carving tools.Designed for the beginner - specific practical advice on the Craft & the Creation [red cloth gilt titles & red end papers to book No inscsp, no annotation, book Fine ... View more info

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HUGH CASSON DIARY

By: CASSON , Sir Hugh , KCVO , Professor Enviromental Design at Royal College of Art etc.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: LONDON, MACMILLAN: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123545

ISBN: 0333311124

Condition: Fine


Brown Boards with gilt titles to spine, 245 x 190 mm approx. 176 pp.First Edition 1st printing 1981. The author's record of 1980 in his 70th year on earth and 4th as President of The Royal Academy of Arts. Profusely illustrated by the author. "His text is witty and serious, philosophical and critical, perceptive and optimistic about human nature. His pen and ink cartoons are economical and sharply pointed, his watercolours gentle and fresh" - per flap fold of d/j. Fine/Near Fine. (Book- no previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket- light colour rubbing to spine edges. Non price clipped... View more info

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NEEDLEWORK , The Smithsonian Illustrated Library of Antiques

By: CAVALLO , ADOLPH S

Price: £12.00

Publisher: USA, Cooper-Hewitt Museum, the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Design: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11588

Condition: Near Fine


Adolp S Cavallo Consultant & Curator, Cooper-Hewitt Museum , Smithsonian Library of Antiques, Needlework Through the Centuries , Tapestry, Indigenous , Far East , Raised Embriodery, Fabric Textiles Design. Spanning 2,000 years this is a charm of a book for all interested in ebroidered work - dragon robes , festival costumes, Middle Age wall hangings etc.[ Art & design] craftsmen, Antiquities & social history.Book Green 1/4 binding to boards+gilt titles to front & spine.no inscsp.clean copy.[ Dust Jacket not clipped, 4mm closed nick/tear-line to top rear. ] PLS see our image View more info

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ENGLISH FOLK EMBROIDERY

By: CAVE , Oenone , Lecturer & Mem Embroiders' Guild

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Mills & Boon Ltd: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 124029

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE H/b in VG D/j.Large.Slim. Practical Craft book with historic text; based mainly on the Smock & Smocking.Intro; Folk Art , Folk Costume , Surface Embroidery , Modern adaption of Stitch & Design , Finishings & Neatenings.B/w illus. plates & large in line Figs.[ sea-blue-green cloth Silver titles, no notable defect, no inscsp. no annotation ] Dust Jacket not price clipped, 25/- , crease-line to rear inner flap, no spine fade, bright cover, minor edge-wear col/rub/loss to top edges+ 1 small nick top front. Please see our images of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

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COSTUME JEWELLERY

By: CERA , Deaanna Farneti , Foundling Chairman of the Society of Jewellery Historians , U.S.A. & former Ass.Dir.& Curator Bologna's Museum Modern Art

Price: £9.95

Publisher: U.K., Antique Collector's Club: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 122412

ISBN: 1851492658

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b in VG D/j.1st U.K.ed. Former Ass.Dir.& Curator Bologna's Museum Modern Arts. illustrated 'nigh all pages in Colour.256pp.Selection Criteria.Intro; Edwardian - Art Nouveau - Art Deco - White period - First Costume Jewelry - Hollywood - Paris - Italy; Glos: Biblio:[ navy cloth gilt titles , no inscsp. book fine throughout] Dust Jacket real tiny col spot-dot loss top front & one to top rear; light crease top rear moreso to rear base. now in clear easily Removable proprietary protective cover. Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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COOK-UPS of World War Two with Recipes from the Kitchen Front

By: CHALKER , Bryan , Writer & Broadcasteron Social History of 1930's & 1940's

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Bristol, Redcliffe Press Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119390

ISBN: 0948265361

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE P/b.Slim Laminated 80pp.1st ed.WW2 Recipes with Food Rationing. Intro; the Kitchen, the Restaurant , potatoes with everything ,National Loaf, Brand names , Dig for it & save it etc.[ tight binding, clean throughout, neat stamped inscsp. 1st page all else Fine.B/w & Colour illustrated.[ marmite cubes / Crawfords / oxo / Wrights chocolate/ Egall dried eggs etc].240x170mm Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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LAY OUT AND COMMERCIAL ART

By: CHARLES C. KNIGHTS

Price: £30.00

Publisher: LONDON, BUTTERWORTH & CO: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 121434

Condition: Very Good


Green Paper covered boards with brown cloth quarter binding and laid on paper title slip. 230 x 145 mm approx. xx + 388 + 12pp index.+ 192 plates on glossy art paper. Vol 7 in a series called "The Library of Advertising" published by Butterworths. Although much has changed in the digital printing era the principles associated with good lay out, presentation and some practices associated with graphic/ commercial art remain constant and the book remains an excellent reference work for the commercial and graphic artist. The art work of the many plates is also of interest. VG (no dust jack... View more info

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TEACH YOURSELF HANDWEAVING

By: CHERRY, Eve

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, English Universities Press Ltd: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 117804

Condition: VG


Small H/b+jacket, VG/Poor. E Cherry, Teach Yourself Series by English Universities Press,191pp.illus 6 b/w plates & 89 line drawings.preface, ackns; 5 appendices, tables, terminology, 18 chpts.starting from Card Loom to making a Table Loom .comprehensive practical books - arts & crafts [vg blue book ,publishers proverb to end-papers, No inscsp, tight binding, clean] yellow/black Dust Jacket not price clipped, 6/-, edgwear of small nicks/tears/loss - max10mm- Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

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HEBDOMEROS A Novel

By: CHIRICO , Giorgio de , Famous Greek Artist , Former Initiator of Surrealism etc

Price: £18.50

Publisher: London, PETER OWEN Ltd: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123552

ISBN: 0720638542

Condition: Fine


FINE H/b in Good D/j.1st UK.ed." The only novel by the famous artist" [ Born Greece 1888, by 1912 he had exhibited paintings in The Salon d' Automne, Paris..In this brilliant picaresque of the imagination de Chirico relates how Hebdomeros & his companions move from place to place & witness many extraordinary events - surrealistic, enigmatic, often comic.Bringing together strongly contracting periodsof his paintings and totally different classical themes. illus. in line by the author. 128pp. .220x140mm. [ red cloth gilt tiles, No inscsp.book Fine] Dust Jacket price clipped yet displa... View more info

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THE GUIDE TO FANTASY ART TECHNIQUES

By: CHRIS EVANS (TEXT) MARTYN DEAN (EDITOR)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: LIMPSFIELD SURREY, PAPER TIGER/ DRAGON'S WORLD: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 122518

ISBN: 0905895975

Condition: Fine


Blue Boards with white titles to spine. 300 x 215 mm approx. 112pp. Insight into the creative process with tips for the beginner and copious examples of the work of 8 image makers :- Jim Burns, Ian Miller, Patrick Woodroffe, Philip Castle, Syd Mead, Chris Foss, Martin Bower and Boris Vallejo. Near Fine VG (Book- no previous owner name or insc. No notable defects. Dust Jacket- 2 mm approx. max rubbing/nicks to extremities and a little colour rubbing to top of rear fore edge flap. Price clipped). Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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CLIFTON , Not So Long Ago, with Photographs from the Michael J Tozer Collection,

By: CLARIDGE , Andrew , WILLIAMSON , Barry

Price: £5.95

Publisher: BRISTOL, PRIVATELY PUBLISHED: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11687

Condition: VG+


Oblong laminated P/b 40pp.illustrated with photographs from the Michael Tozer collection.Old archive photographs of Clifton, Bristol District.Compiled by A Claridge & B Williamson.Photographic History / Pictorial History].2 street Maps to centre pages 1787 & 1853. and Advertisements from the 1906 Clifton Guide. Gloucester Row c.1909 to fronat & Sion Hill to rear.[ booklett- No inscsp, tight binding, clean staples ] Please see our actual image of the book offered for sale. View more info

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A SUSSEX HIGHWAY

By: COBB, RUTH

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, The Epworth Press / Edgar C Barton: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 123681

Condition: Very Good


VG H/b in VG D/j.Slim.Illus. numerous charming pencil sketches by Artist & author R Cobb .The story of a Sussex road from Lewes to Clayton - and all the places along the way.[ Olive Cloth , gilt titles, no inscsp. clean copy, tight binding.] 60pp. 245x180mm. Dust Jacket not price clipped, 5/- A little tanned to spine & margins but remarkably clean and complete for year. Supplied in a removable proprietary protective sleeve . Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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COCK-A-DOODLE-DO

By: COCHRAN , Charles B

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, J M DENT & Sons Ltd: 1941

Seller ID: 120362

Condition: VG


H/B+ D/J VG/Poor+.A Showman " who made Piccadilly Circus" "a delightful book , very different from ,conventional memoirs . lavish illustrations . most engaging " Profusely illustrated 40 Sepia photographic plates of productions & stars, 20th Century Theatre - Stage - famous Actors.22 chpts .His wide experience from Ibsen to Russian ballet - to cabaret & his young ladies .opera . famous friends . [ blue cloth with bright Gilt motif to front, navy title blocks bright Gilt titles to spine. small neat ink name to ffep [initial blank page] paper creamed, sound copy] in UNCOMMON Dust... View more info

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POTTERY Techniques of Decoration

By: COLBECK , John , Potter & Teacher head of Ceramics

Price: £19.95

Publisher: London, BT Batsford Ltd: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 117866

ISBN: 0713460547

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE Large 1st.P/b.ed. illustrated all pages 288pp. Practical Art Books.Thie intention of this book is to describe practical aspects of the process of pottery decoration which require no machinery [Intro, advice, gloss; further reading] Laminated P/b Fine throughout.No inscp.no annotaions.Tight bindings [ covers light spine fade, bright & clean] Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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A BRISTOL CHANNEL ALBUM

By: COLLARD , Chris ,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stroud, TEMPUS Publishing Ltd: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 122864

ISBN: 0752444158

Condition: Fine


SIGNED Copy.FINE Laminated P/b.1st.Author C Collard [ author of Bristol Channel Steamers / Shipping etc] b/w plates to all pages, with text.128pp.[Pictorial History/Photographic History] The start of it all / water /pocket steamers / ports/ resorts / Ravenswood / Lady Margaret / Lady Evelyn / Brighton Belle / South Westward Ho etc.[ signed by aiuthor with inscsp." very best wishes " to title page.no other name or inscsp. 235x160mm. Please see our images of the actual book offered for sale. View more info

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ORIENTAL CARPETS AND RUGS a Guide for Salesmen

By: COLLINS , I F S , an Authority

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Carpet Review Haymarket Press Ltd: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9934

Condition: Near Fine


Near FINE H/b in VG D/j. IFS Collins , a practical Rug Dealer , is well equipped to write on this subject - formerly on Export side of leading London bonded warehouse.[ illus show hand-woven rugs , details of weave & construction.39 chpts [ includes Salesmanship & Suitability ]The East , The Far East , Middle Eastern , North Africa etc Well illust. b/w plates. 184pp. [ green cloth + gilt titles, no inscsp , tight binding , no notable defect ] Dust Jacket not clipped , light-med foxi tan , few light marks to rear, minor edge-wear colour rub/loss. now in clear easily Removable proprietary pr... View more info

HAPPY DAYS

By: COOK , BERYL

Price: £7.95

Publisher: London, Victor Gollanzc: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 9933

ISBN: 0575061928

Condition: Fine


H/b+D/j FINE/VG+.1st ed.Humour Artist Beryl Cook; larger than life & every day folk.illus.big bold bright colour.[ navy cloth Gilt titles , No inscsp.Fine ] [ Dust Jacket not price clipped,14.99 , No spine fade, no loss: 2 small nicks to spine base- all else as new.Please see our image of the actual book offered for sale. View more info