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Montres et Horloges

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Paris, Grund: 1986

Edition: First

Seller ID: 002032


Book on antique clocks of all kinds, 240 pp with FRENCH TEXT plus many splendid colour and B/w photographs. Book and wrapper are very good bright and clean with previous owners inscription on front endpaper. DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Organ Parade

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cheshire UK, Fair Organ Preservation Society: 1973

Edition: First

Seller ID: 002619


Wonderful card cover book on the antique and ornate organs used in fairs over the years. 108 pages with B/w photographs on nearly every page with short detail of what the organ is. Book in very bright clean condition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Organs Rides and Engines on Parade Volume Two

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cheshire UK, Fair Organ Preservation Society: 1971

Edition: First

Seller ID: 002620


Splendid book on fairground machinery, the rides, organs and traction engines. 40 pages, every page has a B/w photograph of the fairground attractions with a few words of description. Book in very bright clean condition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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A List of the Plate with the Inscriptions Thereon at the Mansion House of the City of London

By: N/A

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Charles Skipper and East: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004393


Printed by order of the commitee of Aldermen for London, this book lists all the plate in the Mansion House at the time of printing. 46 pages in bright clean condition neat inscription to former owner on first blank page, outer edges of [pages are gold. Outer covers are flexible red leather covered card, this is worn on edges with a few small splits to spine. A pleasing copy of an historical reference book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Specialities in Cased E P N S Spoons and Forks

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Seller ID: 006010


Trade catalogue for cased Electro Plated Nickel Silver spoons and forks, not attributed to any company. 29 pages of illustrations of the items, their details and prices. Pages are overall clean with just a couple of small foxing spots and an ink number by the side of one illustration, first page is a little dusty, creases to corners of first few pages, Outer card covers are worn on edges with some small tears and a longer tear to spine but binding is holding, original re... View more info

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Notes on Greek and Roman Art

By: A D Trendall

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Australia, University of Melbourne: 1972

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 005392


A bibliographical guide prepared for students attending a course of lectures delivered to the departments of Fine arts and classics at the University of Melbourne by A D Trendall. 68 pages with some line drawings, in bright clean condition. Small patch of wear on spine about ¼ inch very minor, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Notes from a Collectors Catalogue with a Bibliography of English Cookery Books

By: A W Oxford

Price: £68.99

Publisher: London, John and Edward Bumpus Limited: 1909

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Inscription: Initialled, Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 007170


Fascinating book on the authors passion for collecting all manner of items including cookery books of which he gives a very informative bibliography.116 pages in very bright clean condition, untrimmed on two sides, browned to endpapers, all other pages bright and clean. INSCRIPTION from author on front endpaper A B from A W O in tempus afflictionis. NO dustwrapper outer boards are bright and clean, slight wear to paper label on spine. A very nice example of this book S... View more info

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Ferrara Nelle Cartoline Illustrate 1895-1945

By: Alberto Cavallaroni

Price: £39.99

Publisher: Italy, Banca Di Credito Agrario Di Ferrara: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007577


Excellent book of illustrations of postcards of Ferrara in Northern Italy, from 1895 to 1945. TEXT IN ITALIAN. Contains 233 pages in very bright clean condition just a few spots to endpapers and first and last couple of pages, none of the card illustrations are affected., over 200 photographs of the postcards with short description underneath, TEXT IN ITALIAN NO ENGLISH TRANSLATION., Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. HEAVY BOOK 1.7 Kg with pa... View more info

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Collecting Old Golfing Clubs

By: Alick A Watt SIGNED

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Alton Hants UK, A A Watt and Son: 1985

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 006555


Very informative book on collecting golf clubs, 119 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text, SIGNED by Alick A Watt on blank page opposite the title page. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

The Story of Wedgwood

By: Alison Kelly

Price: £6.99

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000073


Short history of the famous pottery firm,well illustrated with colour and b/w photographs plus drawings 80 pp. View more info

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Los Billetes Del Banco De Espana, 1782-1979

By: Banco de Espana SPANISH TEXT

Price: £148.00

Publisher: Madrid, Banco de Espana: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006122


Excellent book on Spanish banknotes and currency between 1782 and 1979, TEXT IN SPANISH. 419 pages in very bright clean condition just the slightest of browning to extreme edges of pages. Many colour photographs and illustrations plus very informative text inSPANISH. HEAVY BOOK 2.5 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. NO dustwrapper outer gold decorated faux leather boards are very bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE... View more info

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L'Art 1900 (Collection ecoles et mouvements)

By: Bartha, Georges De

Price: £120.00

Publisher: France, La Bibliotheque des Arts (FR): 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007583


Excellent book on decorative art and antiques from the early 1900s, FRENCH TEXT no English translation.204 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, very light fade to spine colour. HEAVY BOOK 1.6Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON R... View more info

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Monnaies Grecques et Divers Collection Du Dr B Hotel Drouot Juin 1980

By: Bernard Poindessault

Price: £12.99

Publisher: Paris, Bernard Poindessault: 1980

Seller ID: 006034


Auction catalogue of coins, TEXT IN FRENCH, 341 lots with many B/w photographs. valuation sheet loosly laid in . Catalogue very bright and clean just the lightest of browning to extreme edges. SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Richard Lobel Collection Sale 599 25th January 2007

By: Bloomsbury Auctions

Price: £14.95

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Auctions: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003349


Auction catalogue of The Richard Lobel Collection held on Thursday 25th January 2007 by Bloomsbury Auctions London. 114 pages with many colour photographs of the lots which comprise of all kinds of collectables art, coins, epemera, postcards, ancient antiquities and much more. Catalogue is very bright and clean SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Arms and Armour 1995

By: Bonhams

Price: £10.99

Publisher: London, Bonhams: 1995

Seller ID: 004981


Auction catalogue from a sale of arms and armour, sale took place in london on Monday 27 February 1995. Catalogue is very bright and clean 43 pages with 266 lots mostly with colour and B/w photographs of antique weapons and short description of the items. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Fine Mechanical Music and Scientific Instruments 9 November 2011

By: Bonhams

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Bonhams: 2011

Seller ID: 006124


Auction catalogue from a sale of Fine Mechanical Music and Scientific Instruments. Sale took place in Bonhams London 9 November 2011. Catalogue is very bright and clean almost like new, 108 pages with 209 lots mostly with colour photographs and short description of items. A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Fine and Rare Vintage Fountain Pens

By: Bonhams Auction House

Price: £12.99

Publisher: London, Bonhams: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007001


Illustrated auction catalogue for an auction on 29th November 1996. Contains 53 pages in very bright clean condition,627 lots wih many colour, B/w photographs all present plus informative text for each lot. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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Questions d'étiquettes: Mille et une étiquettes de 1830 à nos jours

By: Bordet, Daniel; Boussoussou, Martine; Cornet, Béatrice; Grichois, Marie-Catherine; Lelieur, Anne-Claude

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Paris, Adam Biro: 2002

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 007155


Excellent book on labels old and new as used on all sorts of products,perfume, wine, food, cigars etc. 303 pages in very bright clean condition,TEXT IN FRENCH no English translation. Many colour illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text IN FRENCH, NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated boards are very clean and bright. HEAVY BOOK 2.2Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON... View more info

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British Museum Guide to Anglo-Saxon Antiquities, 1923

By: British Museum;Smith, Reginald A.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Ipswich UK, Anglia Publishing: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006235


Excellent book on Anglo Saxon antiquities and artifacts, reprint of a book originally published in 1923. Contains179 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w, photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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The Nakles Collection of Incunabula

By: Christie Auction House New York

Price: £24.00

Publisher: New York, Christie Auction House New York: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007628


Illustrated auction catalogue for an auction at Christie's New York, Monday 17 April 2000. Contains 298 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs, illustrations all present as listed plus very informative text regarding the 208 lots, a very nice example of this catalogue SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info