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History and Antiquities of Brentford

History and Antiquities of Brentford

History and Antiquities of Brentford, Turner, Fred
Used Condition: Near Fine
Norbury Press Walter Pearce & co 1922, Brentford, 1922

This is copy no. 151 of an edition limited to 275 copies signed by the author. xii, 227 pp. Recent half brown speckled morocco over marbled boards. Raised bands to spine with blind-stamped devices

$272.90

180.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

British Art : Six Broadcast Talks. 14 January - 18 February 1934

British Art : Six Broadcast Talks. 14 January - 18 February 1934

British Art : Six Broadcast Talks. 14 January - 18 February 1934, Gleadowe, R. M. Y.
Used Condition: Very Good
The British Broadcasting Corporation 1934, London, 1934

ix, + 32 plates, pp. Original pictorial boards. Boards clean. Ink owner's name to front pastedown of Dennis Andrews, Fry Art Gallery donor. Slight spotting. Cover design by Eric Ravilious. With 32

$60.64

40.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Black Spring

Black Spring

Black Spring, Miller, Henry
Used Condition: Good
The Obelisk Press 1938, Paris, 1938

269 pp. Publisher's original grey wrappers. October 1938 reprint. Wrappers edgeworn and marked with stab marks to the rear board, affecting several leaves. Short tear to foot of spine. Foxing to p

$75.81

50.00 GBP

Foster Books
United Kingdom

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English  Based On The Oxford English Dictionary and Its Supplements

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English  Based On The Oxford English Dictionary and Its Supplements

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Current English Based On The Oxford English Dictionary and Its Supplements, Sykes, J. B., editor
ISBN: 0198611315/9780198611318 Used Condition: Very Good
Clarendon Press 1982, Oxford, 1982

xxvii, 1264 pp. Green full morocco with five raised bands and gilt panels to spine. All edges gilt. Leather doublures and marbled endpapers. Bound by Asprey. Spine slightly faded.

$189.51

125.00 GBP

Foster Books
United Kingdom

The Enchanted Land

The Enchanted Land

The Enchanted Land, Chisholm, Louey
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Cameron, Katharine
T. C. & E. C. Jack 1906, London, 1906

First Edition, Large 8vo., xv., 211 pp. Illustrated with 30 colour plates, Very Good copy in the publisher's brown buckram. Gilt lettering and decoration, with an illustration from the Red Shoes

$295.64

195.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Spotlight Casting Directory for Stage and Screen - No. 53 Autumn 1940

The Spotlight Casting Directory for Stage and Screen - No. 53 Autumn 1940

The Spotlight Casting Directory for Stage and Screen - No. 53 Autumn 1940, Spotlight No. 53- Autumn 1940
Used Condition: Good
The Spotlight 1940, London, 1940

xxx., 356 pp. illustrated throughout with headshots of the actors and actresses of the day. Copies of Spotlight are always hard to find. They were, and are still after all, working directories,

$227.42

150.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Ring of the Niblung : A Trilogy with a Prelude. In  two Volumes; 1: The Rhinegold and the Valkyrie; Vol. 2: Siegfried and the Twilight of the Gods

The Ring of the Niblung : A Trilogy with a Prelude. In  two Volumes; 1: The Rhinegold and the Valkyrie; Vol. 2: Siegfried and the Twilight of the Gods

The Ring of the Niblung : A Trilogy with a Prelude. In two Volumes; 1: The Rhinegold and the Valkyrie; Vol. 2: Siegfried and the Twilight of the Gods, Wagner, Richard and translated by Margaret Armour
Used, First Edition Condition: Good, Rackham, Arthur
William Heinemann 1910 / 1911, London, 1910

Both volumes are first editions published 1910 & 1911. Original gilt-stamped light brown buckram. Wear & chipping to heads of spines and hinge of volume 1. Boards slightly marked. Illustrations b

$758.06

500.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Selected Automobile Tours in Great Britain

Selected Automobile Tours in Great Britain

Selected Automobile Tours in Great Britain, Montagu, Lord (introduction)
Used, First Edition Condition: Good
Burrow Press 1927, London, 1927

xvi, 280 pp of text and 118 pp appendix of adverts at rear [1927] illustrated in b/w, some wear to cover edges.

$60.64

40.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Works of Mr. Francis Rabelais: Doctor In Physick. Containing Five Books of the Lives, Heroick Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Sonne Pantagruel... In Two Volumes

The Works of Mr. Francis Rabelais: Doctor In Physick. Containing Five Books of the Lives, Heroick Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Sonne Pantagruel... In Two Volumes

The Works of Mr. Francis Rabelais: Doctor In Physick. Containing Five Books of the Lives, Heroick Deeds and Sayings of Gargantua and His Sonne Pantagruel... In Two Volumes, Rabelais, Francis
Used Condition: Very Good, Robinson, W. Heath
Navarre Society Limited 1921, London, 1921

2 volumes. xvi, 474; xvi, 462 pp. Privately printed for the Navarre Society. White buckram with gilt lettering. Dustwrappers chipped & torn at spine and top ends with parts missing and edge-worn T

$113.71

75.00 GBP

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Up the Line to Death - The War Poets 1914 - 1918

Up the Line to Death - The War Poets 1914 - 1918

Up the Line to Death - The War Poets 1914 - 1918, Gardner, Brian (selected and arranged) ; Forward By Edmund Blunden
Used, First Edition Condition: Fine
Eyre Methuen Ltd 1964, London, 1964

xxv, 188 pp. Beautifully bound in a recent quarter black morocco with black cloth boards. Raised bands to spine with gilt lettering & decoration. Top edge burnished green. Fresh copy.

$227.42

150.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Songs From The Garden of Kama

Songs From The Garden of Kama

Songs From The Garden of Kama, Hope, Laurence
Used Condition: Very Good, Wilmot, Mrs. Eardley
William Heinemann 1909, London, 1909

vi, 113 pp. Yellow gilt decorated cloth iIn dust jacket. Top edge gilt. Dj re-inforced with brown paper tape on verso and slightly edgeworn. Frontis portrait. Tipped-in illustrations from photogra

$45.48

30.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Work in Hand

Work in Hand

Work in Hand, Hodge, Alan Norman Cameron, Robert Graves
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
The Hogarth Press 1942, London, 1942

64 pp., Minor fading to board edges, jacket slightly darkened and faded. Slight tear to jacket inner flap, small pen nunmbers to inner flap also.

$90.97

60.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Oriental Lacquer Art and Technique

Oriental Lacquer Art and Technique

Oriental Lacquer Art and Technique, Herberts, K.
Used Condition: Very Good
Thames & Hudson 1962, London, 1962

514 pp, illustrated with 324 plates with 104 in colour some fading to page edges

$90.97

60.00 GBP

Foster Books
United Kingdom

Look Towards the Sea

Look Towards the Sea

Look Towards the Sea, Baines, Frank
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
Eyre & Spottiswoode 1958, London, 1958

255 pp. Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn. Internally clean. No ownership names. Jacket design by Julian Trevelyan.

$45.48

30.00 GBP

Foster Books
United Kingdom

This Is Television

This Is Television

This Is Television, Carrickford, Richard
Used Condition: Near Fine, Steadman , Ralph
Frederick Muller 1967, London, 1967

62 pp. Publisher's hardback in pictorial dust wrapper. Minor rubbing to dj. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Boards clean. Internally clean. B&w illustrations by Ralph Steadman. Steadman's first

$144.03

95.00 GBP

Foster Books
United Kingdom

Benezit Dictionary of Artists - 14 Volumes  [ English Edition ]

Benezit Dictionary of Artists - 14 Volumes  [ English Edition ]

Benezit Dictionary of Artists - 14 Volumes [ English Edition ], BENEZIT, E. ; Various Contributors
ISBN: 2700030702/9782700030709 New, First Edition Condition: As New
Editions Grund 2006, Paris, 2006

14 volumes. Illustrated with facsimiles of some artists signatures. The Benezit Dictionary of Artists, published since 1911, is a landmark reference work in Art History, a magnificent 14 volume bi

$644.35

425.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Numerous Names Nimbly Narrated

Numerous Names Nimbly Narrated

Numerous Names Nimbly Narrated, Sandys, Ruth
Used Condition: Good
Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press 1930, London, 1930

Unpaginated. Original quarter blue cloth over pictorial yellow boards. Wear to corners and boards slightly darkened. Early ink inscription to first blank. Occasional light spotting. A tongue-twist

$227.42

150.00 GBP

Foster Books
United Kingdom

Alice: Through the Looking Glass : And What Alice Found There

Alice: Through the Looking Glass : And What Alice Found There

Alice: Through the Looking Glass : And What Alice Found There, Carroll, Lewis ; Peter Blake
ISBN: 1858943299/9781858943299 New, First Edition Condition: As New, Blake, Peter
Merrell 2006, London, 2006

112 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w. Original published as a suite of plates in 1970, they were not published in book form until the signed limited edition of 2004, with this trade edition foll

$42.45

28.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

La Chartreuse de Parme. In four volumes

La Chartreuse de Parme. In four volumes

La Chartreuse de Parme. In four volumes, De Stendhal
Used Condition: Near Fine, Bourdin, Frederic
Librairie des Amateurs. A. Ferroud - F. Ferroud, Successeur 1911, Paris, 1911

In 4 volumes. This is copy no. 109 of an edition limited to 65 copies on Japon imperial with two states of each etching (there are also another 65 copies with the plates in three states. They joi

$606.45

400.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Poems Selected from the Writings of  Mr. Abraham Cowley

Poems Selected from the Writings of  Mr. Abraham Cowley

Poems Selected from the Writings of Mr. Abraham Cowley, Cowley, Abraham
Used Condition: Near Fine
A. C. Curtis The Astolat Press 1902, Guildford, 1902

This is copy no. 17 of an edition limited to 60 copies printed on Japanese vellum. vii, 141 pp. Full brown morocco with decorative gilt floral design to front & rear boards. Raised bands to spine

$227.42

150.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Money : A Suicide Note

Money : A Suicide Note

Money : A Suicide Note, Amis, Martin
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
Jonathan Cape 1984, London, 1984

368 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Minor wear to dj. Boards clean. Internally clean. No ownership names. Jacket not price-clipped.

$90.97

60.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Ballad of Reading Gaol

The Ballad of Reading Gaol

The Ballad of Reading Gaol, Wilde, Oscar [C.3.3.]
Used Condition: Good
Leonard Smithers 1898, London, 1898

31 pp. Quarter cream-coloured linen over mustard-yellow cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Spine & boards slightly darkened. Endpapers spotted. Early ink owner's inscription to first blank with s

$454.84

300.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Ring of the Niblung : A Trilogy With a Prelude. In  two Volumes; 1: The Rhinegold and the Valkyrie; Vol. 2: Siegfried and the Twilight of the Gods

The Ring of the Niblung : A Trilogy With a Prelude. In  two Volumes; 1: The Rhinegold and the Valkyrie; Vol. 2: Siegfried and the Twilight of the Gods

The Ring of the Niblung : A Trilogy With a Prelude. In two Volumes; 1: The Rhinegold and the Valkyrie; Vol. 2: Siegfried and the Twilight of the Gods, Wagner, Richard and translated by Margaret Armour
Used Condition: Very Good, Rackham, Arthur
William Heinemann 1914 / 1911, London, 1910

Volume I is a 1914 new impression. Volume II is a 1911 first edition. Original gilt-stamped light brown buckram. Minor marks to boards.Gilt bright. Clean internally, with occasional light foxing.

$530.64

350.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Miles Davis The Definitive Biography

Miles Davis The Definitive Biography

Miles Davis The Definitive Biography, Carr, Ian
ISBN: 0002552221/9780002552226 Used Condition: Very Good
Harper Collins 1998, London, 1998

Hardback Edition, xii, 637 pp, illustrated in black and white, some creasing to dustwrapper edges, revised edition, 1st impression.

$37.90

25.00 GBP

Foster Books
United Kingdom

The Early Records of Sir Robert Cotton's Library : Formation, Cataloguing, Use

The Early Records of Sir Robert Cotton's Library : Formation, Cataloguing, Use

The Early Records of Sir Robert Cotton's Library : Formation, Cataloguing, Use, Tite, Colin G. C.
ISBN: 0712348247/9780712348249 Used Condition: Near Fine
The British Library 2003, London, 2003

xvii, 297 pp. Presentation copy inscribed on the ffep by the author to noted Tudor & Stuart historian, Roger Lockyer. Dark blue cloth with gilt decoration & lettering to front board & spine. In or

$60.64

40.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Novels of Jane Austen : Pride and Prejudice. Sense and Sensibility. Persuasion. Northanger Abbey. Mansfield Park. Emma. In ten volumes

The Novels of Jane Austen : Pride and Prejudice. Sense and Sensibility. Persuasion. Northanger Abbey. Mansfield Park. Emma. In ten volumes

The Novels of Jane Austen : Pride and Prejudice. Sense and Sensibility. Persuasion. Northanger Abbey. Mansfield Park. Emma. In ten volumes, Austen, Jane and with introduction by R. Brimley Johnson
Used Condition: Very Good
George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd. 1925, London, 1984

In 10 volumes complete. Publisher's dark blue half leather over blue cloth. Gilt decoration and lettering to spines. Top edge gilt. Minor rubbing to spines. No ownership names. Scattered light fo

$1440.31

950.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Now We are Six

Now We are Six

Now We are Six, Milne, A. A.
Used, First Edition Condition: Near Fine, Shepard, E. H.
Methuen & Co. 1927, London, 1927

xii, 103 pp. Publisher's maroon cloth with gilt decoration to front & rear boards and gilt lettering to spine. Top edge gilt. Boards very clean and gilt decoration bright. Internally clean. No own

$341.13

225.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

The Scouring of the White Horse : Or, the Long Vacation Ramble of a London Clerk

The Scouring of the White Horse : Or, the Long Vacation Ramble of a London Clerk

The Scouring of the White Horse : Or, the Long Vacation Ramble of a London Clerk, By The Author of 'Tom Brown's School Days' [Thomas Hughes]
Used Condition: Very Good, Doyle, Richard
Macmillan and Co. 1859, Cambridge, 1859

244, 16 pp. Publisher's original elaborately gilt-decorated blue cloth. Blind-stamped decoration to rear board. All edges gilt. Minor rubbing to spine ends, and some splitting to the rear hinge ou

$189.51

125.00 GBP

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The Housekeeper's Instructor : Or, Universal Family-Cook; Being a Full and Clear Display of the Art of Cooker in all its Branches ... To which is added The Complete Art of Carving ...

The Housekeeper's Instructor : Or, Universal Family-Cook; Being a Full and Clear Display of the Art of Cooker in all its Branches ... To which is added The Complete Art of Carving ...

The Housekeeper's Instructor : Or, Universal Family-Cook; Being a Full and Clear Display of the Art of Cooker in all its Branches ... To which is added The Complete Art of Carving ..., Schnebbelie, Jacob Christopher
Used Condition: Good
Printed for Thomas Kelly N.d. [c. 1820], London, 1820

464 pp. Contemporary full calf. Rebacked with original spine laid down and later black leather title label. Marbled endpapers. Wear to corners and extremities. Inner hinges reinforced. Extra engra

$189.51

125.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Allen Jones Figures

Allen Jones Figures

Allen Jones Figures, Jones, Allen and Anthony Mathews
Used Condition: Very Good
Galerie Mikro / Edizioni O 1969, Milan, 1969

94 pp. Paperback with pictorial dust wrapper. Covers slightly edgeworn. Internally clean. No ownership marks. Colour illustrations throughout.

$90.97

60.00 GBP

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Stories from the Arabian Nights

Stories from the Arabian Nights

Stories from the Arabian Nights, Dulac, Edmund and Laurence Housman
Used Condition: Very Good, Dulac, Edmund
Boots / Hodders and Stoughton N.d. [c. 1930], London, 1930

319 pp. Original gilt-decorated brown cloth. Rubbing to spine ends & joints. Slight wear to corners. Some spotting to endpapers. No ownership names. With twenty tipped-in colour plates by Edmund D

$113.71

75.00 GBP

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United Kingdom

Rhyme? and Reason?

Rhyme? and Reason?

Rhyme? and Reason?, Carroll, Lewis
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good, Frost, Arthur B.
Macmillan and Co. 1883, London, 1883

xii, 214, (2) pp. Original gilt-decorated green cloth. Minor rubbing to spine ends. Early ink owner's name to upper area of front board. Spottting to title-page. Rear hinge split. Boards clean. In

$379.03

250.00 GBP

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The Job : Topical Writings and Interviews

The Job : Topical Writings and Interviews

The Job : Topical Writings and Interviews, Burroughs, William with Daniel Odier
ISBN: 0714540285/9780714540283 Used Condition: Near Fine
John Calder 1984, London, 1984

224 pp. Paperback. Very clean copy. No ownership marks. Appears unread.

$22.74

15.00 GBP

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Berlin: A Performance by Lou Reed Directed by Julian Schnabel

Berlin: A Performance by Lou Reed Directed by Julian Schnabel

Berlin: A Performance by Lou Reed Directed by Julian Schnabel, Reed, Lou ; Schnabel, Julian (DRT)
ISBN: 0847832120/9780847832125 Used Condition: Fine
Rizzoli 2009, New York, New York, U.S.A., 2009

[unpaginated] illustrated in colour, complete lyrics from the seminal LP Berlin as well as conversations between Reed and Schnabel.

$25.02

16.50 GBP

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Visible Traces - Rare Books And Special Collections From The National Library Of China

Visible Traces - Rare Books And Special Collections From The National Library Of China

Visible Traces - Rare Books And Special Collections From The National Library Of China, Hu, Philip K.
ISBN: 0964533715/9780964533714 Used, First Edition Condition: Near Fine
Queens Borough Public Library 2000, Jamaica, New York, U.S.A., 2000

xiii 338 pp, illustrated, CHINESE AND ENGLISH TEXT.

$45.48

30.00 GBP

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Walter Sickert : Drawings. Theory and Practice: Word and Image

Walter Sickert : Drawings. Theory and Practice: Word and Image

Walter Sickert : Drawings. Theory and Practice: Word and Image, Robins, Anna Gruetzner
ISBN: 1859283101/9781859283103 Used Condition: Fine
Scolar Press 1996, London, 1996

96 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Illustrated in b&w. Looks unread.

$30.32

20.00 GBP

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Napoleon and Iberia : The Twin Sieges of Ciudad Rodrigo & Almeida, 1810 (Napoleonic Library)

Napoleon and Iberia : The Twin Sieges of Ciudad Rodrigo & Almeida, 1810 (Napoleonic Library)

Napoleon and Iberia : The Twin Sieges of Ciudad Rodrigo & Almeida, 1810 (Napoleonic Library), Howard, Donald D.
ISBN: 1853671835/9781853671838 Used Condition: Near Fine
Stackpole Books / Greenhill 1994, Mechanicsburg, PA, U.S.A., 1994

421 pp . with 42 photographs and drawings and 13 maps.

$22.74

15.00 GBP

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Splendour in Wood: The Buddhist Monasteries of Burma

Splendour in Wood: The Buddhist Monasteries of Burma

Splendour in Wood: The Buddhist Monasteries of Burma, Fraser-Lu, Sylvia
ISBN: 083480493x/9780834804937 Used Condition: Near Fine
Weatherhill, Connecticut 2001, U.S.A., 2001

344 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w.

$53.06

35.00 GBP

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Seeing with New Eyes: Highlights of the Michael C.Carlos Museum Collection of Art of the Ancient Americas

Seeing with New Eyes: Highlights of the Michael C.Carlos Museum Collection of Art of the Ancient Americas

Seeing with New Eyes: Highlights of the Michael C.Carlos Museum Collection of Art of the Ancient Americas, Stone-Miller, Rebecca
ISBN: 1928917054/9781928917052 Used Condition: Near Fine
Michael C Carlos Museum 2002, 2002

xxvi., 301 pp. Illustrated

$37.90

25.00 GBP

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The Religious Art of Andy Warhol

The Religious Art of Andy Warhol

The Religious Art of Andy Warhol, Dillenberger, Jane Daggett
ISBN: 082641334x/9780826413345 Used Condition: Very Good
Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd. 2001, London, United Kingdom, 2001

128 pp., Two images of Andy Warhol exist in the popular press: the Pope of Pop of the Sixties, and the partying, fright-wigged Andy of the Seventies. In the two years before he died, however, Warh

$48.52

32.00 GBP

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Veruschka: Transfigurations

Veruschka: Transfigurations

Veruschka: Transfigurations, Lehndorff; Trulzsch, Holger; Sontag, Susan (introduction)
ISBN: 0500234663/9780500234662 Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
Thames & Hudson 1986, London, 1986

pp 160, illustrated. Lovely fresh copy

$75.81

50.00 GBP

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Etchings of Wilfred Fairclough : A Catalogue Raisonné

Etchings of Wilfred Fairclough : A Catalogue Raisonné

Etchings of Wilfred Fairclough : A Catalogue Raisonné, Lowe, Ian
ISBN: 0859678466/9780859678469 Used Condition: Near Fine
Ashgate Editions 1990, Aldershot, United Kingdom, 1990

112 pp, illustrated in b/w

$48.52

32.00 GBP

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The Life of Napoleon Buonaparte, Emperor of the French. With a Preliminary View of the French Revolution. In Nine Volumes

The Life of Napoleon Buonaparte, Emperor of the French. With a Preliminary View of the French Revolution. In Nine Volumes

The Life of Napoleon Buonaparte, Emperor of the French. With a Preliminary View of the French Revolution. In Nine Volumes, [Scott, Walter]
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
For Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, & Green 1827, Edinburgh, 1827

In 9 volumes complete. Contemporary straight-grained half red morocco over marbled boards. Raised bands to spines with gilt lettering. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Minor rubbing to spines &

$682.25

450.00 GBP

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Benjamin Brecknell Turner : Rural England Through a Victorian Lens

Benjamin Brecknell Turner : Rural England Through a Victorian Lens

Benjamin Brecknell Turner : Rural England Through a Victorian Lens, Barnes, Martin
ISBN: 0810965836/9780810965836 Used Condition: Near Fine
V & A Publications 2001, London, 2001

128 pp, illustrated in b/w

$22.74

15.00 GBP

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Life of Napoleon Bonaparte. In four volumes

Life of Napoleon Bonaparte. In four volumes

Life of Napoleon Bonaparte. In four volumes, Sloane, William Milligan
Used Condition: Near Fine
The Century Co. and Macmillan & Co. 1906, New York and London, 1906

In 4 volumes complete. xvi, 283; xii, 283; xii, 270; xii, 313 pp. Blue cloth with gilt decoration to front boards & gilt lettering to spines. Top edge gilt. Cloth clean. Internally clean. Small ow

$265.32

175.00 GBP

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The Chief Incidents of the "Titanic" Wreck Treated in Verse : Together With the Lessons of the Disaster

The Chief Incidents of the "Titanic" Wreck Treated in Verse : Together With the Lessons of the Disaster

The Chief Incidents of the "Titanic" Wreck Treated in Verse : Together With the Lessons of the Disaster, Drew, Edwin
Used Condition: Very Good
W. Nicholson & Sons, Ltd. 1912, London, 1912

46 pp. Publisher's original printed purple wrappers. Covers edgeworn due to yapp edges. Tear to spine joint. Foxing throughout. Frontis portrait. Two additional portraits and one photographic plat

$303.22

200.00 GBP

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The Genus Galanthus

The Genus Galanthus

The Genus Galanthus, Davis, Aaron P.
ISBN: 0881924318/9780881924312 Used Condition: Near Fine
Timber Press in association with The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 1999, Portland, 1999

297 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Very clean copy. No ownership marks. With 56 colour illustrations.

$113.71

75.00 GBP

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More Roman Tales

More Roman Tales

More Roman Tales, Moravia, Alberto
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
Secker & Warburg 1963, London, 1963

255 pp. Hardback in dust wrapper. Dj edgeworn. Slight spotting. No ownership names.

$37.90

25.00 GBP

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Orchids : Their Culture and Management. With Descriptions of All the Kinds in General Cultivation

Orchids : Their Culture and Management. With Descriptions of All the Kinds in General Cultivation

Orchids : Their Culture and Management. With Descriptions of All the Kinds in General Cultivation, Watson, W.
Used Condition: Near Fine
The Darwin Press, Inc. 1979, Princeton, 1979

xi, 554 pp. Pictorial green cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. No jacket, as issued. Facsimile reprint of the 1890 edition. Cloth bright and clean. Internally clean. No ownership ma

$45.48

30.00 GBP

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The Diplomacy of Imperialism : 1890 to 1902

The Diplomacy of Imperialism : 1890 to 1902

The Diplomacy of Imperialism : 1890 to 1902, Langer, William L.
Used Condition: Very Good
Alfred A. Knopf 1965, New York, 1965

xxiii, 797, xxii pp. Blue cloth in printed dust wrapper. Dj slightly edgeworn. Bookplate and ink name to front endpaper. Minor ink marginal marks to a few leaves. Cloth clean. Internally clean. Ma

$113.71

75.00 GBP

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Design for Death

Design for Death

Design for Death, Jones, Barbara
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
Andre Deutsch 1967, London, 1967

304 pp. Hardback in pictorial dust jacket. Corners bumped. Jacket bright. Boards clean. Internally clean. No ownership names. Numerous b&w illustrations.

$90.97

60.00 GBP

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Napoleon's British Visitors and Captives 1801 - 1815

Napoleon's British Visitors and Captives 1801 - 1815

Napoleon's British Visitors and Captives 1801 - 1815, Alger, John Goldworth
Used, First Edition Condition: Very Good
James Pott and Company 1904, New York, 1904

viii, 342 pp. Blind-stamped blue cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Top edge gilt. A few marks to rear board. Bookplates and ink owner's name to front. Foxing to prelims. Internally

$68.23

45.00 GBP

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Bonaparte in Egypt : And the Egyptians of To-day

Bonaparte in Egypt : And the Egyptians of To-day

Bonaparte in Egypt : And the Egyptians of To-day, Browne, Haji A.
Used Condition: Good
T. Fisher Unwin 1907, London, 1907

410, 6 pp. Original decorated cloth with gilt lettering to front board & spine. Top edge gilt. Spine panel chipped & darkened. Bookplate to front endpaper. Spotting to prelims. Frontis photo portr

$45.48

30.00 GBP

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Discovery and Adventure in the Polar Sea and Regions. Edinburgh Cabinet Library

Discovery and Adventure in the Polar Sea and Regions. Edinburgh Cabinet Library

Discovery and Adventure in the Polar Sea and Regions. Edinburgh Cabinet Library, Leslie, John and Robert Jameson and Hugh Murray
Used Condition: Good
Thomas Nelson 1849, London, 1849

426 pp. Original blind-stamped & gilt-decorated red cloth. Spine slightly dulled. Internally clean. No ownership names. Many leaves uncut. Folding frontis map. Illustrations.

$113.71

75.00 GBP

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Orlando's Zoo. Harlequin Books

Orlando's Zoo. Harlequin Books

Orlando's Zoo. Harlequin Books, Hale, Kathleen
Used Condition: Very Good
John Murray N.d. [1954], London, 1954

30 pp. Colour pictorial oblong wrappers. Very clean copy. No ownership marks. Colour and b&w illustrations throughout by the author. A nice copy of an uncommon title.

$75.81

50.00 GBP

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Die Frau als Hausaerztin : Ein arztliches Nachschlagebuch. [The Woman as Family Doctor]. In two volumes

Die Frau als Hausaerztin : Ein arztliches Nachschlagebuch. [The Woman as Family Doctor]. In two volumes

Die Frau als Hausaerztin : Ein arztliches Nachschlagebuch. [The Woman as Family Doctor]. In two volumes, Fischer-Duckelmann, Anna
Used Condition: Very Good
Suddeutsches Verlags-Institut 1913, Stuttgart, 1913

In 2 volumes complete. xii, 436 & 437 to 1023 pp. Original elaborately decorated green cloth with colour pictorial onlay to front boards. Pictorial endpapers. Boards bright and fresh. Leaves sligh

$174.35

115.00 GBP

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Hassel Smith : Paintings 1937-1997

Hassel Smith : Paintings 1937-1997

Hassel Smith : Paintings 1937-1997, Giloy-Hirtz, Petra, editor
ISBN: 3791351079/9783791351070 New Condition: As New
Prestel Verlag 2012, Munich, 2012

212 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. In As New condition. Still in shrinkwrap.

$37.90

25.00 GBP

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Interni Veneziani. Venetian Interiors

Interni Veneziani. Venetian Interiors

Interni Veneziani. Venetian Interiors, Trivellato, Gianluigi and Giuseppe Mazzariol and Attilia Dorigato
Used Condition: Near Fine
Biblos Edizioni 1990, Padova, 1990

343 pp. Gilt-lettered red cloth in dust jacket and in red cloth slipcase. Very clean and bright copy. No ownership marks. Full-page architectural drawing of each palace with colour photography of

$151.61

100.00 GBP

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Eyes, Lies and Illusions

Eyes, Lies and Illusions

Eyes, Lies and Illusions, Mannoni, Laurent and Werner Nekes and Marina Warner
ISBN: 185332244X/9781853322440 Used Condition: Very Good
Hayward Gallery in association with Lund Humphries 2004, London, 2004

240 pp. Large format paperback. Minor rubbing to covers. Internally clean. No ownership names. Full colour illustrations throughout. Published to accompany the exhibition in London in 2004-2005.

$53.06

35.00 GBP

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Costume for Births, Marriages and Deaths

Costume for Births, Marriages and Deaths

Costume for Births, Marriages and Deaths, Cunnington, Phillis and Catherine Lucas
ISBN: 0713611928/9780713611922 Used Condition: Very Good
Adam and Charles Black 1978, London, 1978

331 pp. Hardback in dust jacket. Jacket clean. Internally clean. No ownership marks. Colour frontis. Numerous in-text and full-page b&w illustrations.

$72.77

48.00 GBP


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