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Image for Beetles Injurious to Timber and Furniture (Forest Producrs Research Bulletin 19)

Beetles Injurious to Timber and Furniture (Forest Producrs Research Bulletin 19)

By: N/A

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1955

Seller ID: 007880


(1940, Reprinted 1955). Illustrated, pp 36, corners damp-stained and a little wrinkled, paperback, slightly worn throughout. Postage will be much reduced. View more info

Image for THE PICTORIAL THEME OF THE MAIL SHIP ON ADHESIVE STAMPS, WITH REFERENCE TO THE MARITIME POSTAL HISTORY OF THE BRITISH ISLES.

THE PICTORIAL THEME OF THE MAIL SHIP ON ADHESIVE STAMPS, WITH REFERENCE TO THE MARITIME POSTAL HISTORY OF THE BRITISH ISLES.

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Pinner, A.W. Robertson:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008578


Published by A.W. Robertson "Ranworth", St Lawrence Drive, Pinner, Middlesex. A complete set of 24 cards, each one "double" size - the upper portion being the postcard, the lower one the text information (see illustration of reverse side). The card of liner "France" has a creased corner, otherwise there are only very slight signs of wear. Comprises: Compagnie General Transatlantique. Liner "France". Compagnie General Transatlantique Line... View more info

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A Picture Book of English Tables

By: N/A

Price: £2.50

Publisher: London, Victoria and Albert Museum: 1933

Seller ID: 009939


Revised edition. Small slim 12mo, pp (2) + 20 plates, papeback, slightly worn throughout. Postage will be much reduced. View more info

Image for SHIPS AND SHIP MODELS - A magazine for all lovers of ships and the sea.  Volumes 1 - 6 (1931 - 1937).

SHIPS AND SHIP MODELS - A magazine for all lovers of ships and the sea. Volumes 1 - 6 (1931 - 1937).

By: N/A

Price: £40.00

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010008


Volumes 1 - 6 (1931 - 1937). A good run of the 70 early issues, in various bindings, some with typed paper labels on the spine: Volume 1 - bound in standard blue cloth. Volume 2 - alternative blue cloth, uneven signatures, one hinge cracked, becoming loose. Volume 3 - all parts in original covers, loosely tied in to a loose-leaf binder. Volume 4 - similar. Volume 5 & 6 - in one volume, alternative cloth, loosely bound, uneven signatures, becoming weak (ends with Volume 6... View more info

Image for Eastern ceramics and other works of art from the collection of Gerald Reitlinger: Catalogue of the Memorial Exhibition

Eastern ceramics and other works of art from the collection of Gerald Reitlinger: Catalogue of the Memorial Exhibition

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Oxford, Ashmolean Museum & Sotheby Parke Bernet: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010272


Illustrated, large 8vo, pp 159, paperback, the slightest signs of wear, otherwise a very good copy. View more info

Image for Matchbox Toys (The Collector's Corner series)

Matchbox Toys (The Collector's Corner series)

By: N/A

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Grange Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010971


Well illustrated, slim square 8vo, pp 64, pictorial boards, a good copy in an age-toned and slightly worn dustwrapper. View more info

Image for Gamage's Christmas Bazaar 1913, being a facsimile reprint of the 1913 Christmas catalogue of A.W. Gamage Ltd of Holborn, London, with some pages from the 1911 General Catalogue

Gamage's Christmas Bazaar 1913, being a facsimile reprint of the 1913 Christmas catalogue of A.W. Gamage Ltd of Holborn, London, with some pages from the 1911 General Catalogue

By: Adburgham, Alison (introduction)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, David & Charles: 1974

Seller ID: 013239


Very well illustrated, quarto, pp (36), 472, top edge foxed and fore-edge slightly foxed, otherwise a very good copy in a slightly faded dustwrapper. [Gamages began life in 1878 in a rented watch repair shop and, after quickly becoming a success amongst its customers, was established as a London institution. In time it was to grow large enough to take up most of the block on which it was situated. The store finally closed in 1972, but prior to that had been unusual in th... View more info

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The History of Printed Scraps

By: Allen, Alistair & Hoverstadt, Joan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, New Cavendish Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011739


Well illustrated, quarto, pp 174, very clean internally, paperback, covers showing only very slight signs of wear. View more info

Crested China - the History of Heraldic Souvenir Ware

By: Andrews, Sandy

Price: £13.50

Publisher: Horndean, Springwood Books: 1980

Seller ID: 004512


Well illustrated, large quarto, pp 304, cloth very slightly worn and very slightly bowed, dustwrapper slightly worn and slightly frayed at top, signature and date on front endpaper. View more info

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Postal History Map of Britain

By: Bartholomew

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Bartholomew & Son Ltd:

Seller ID: 010157


Large folding coloured map, with surround of stamp illustrations, laminated covers, a good copy. View more info

Image for Book Auction Records, Cumulative Index to Volumes 66 - 69

Book Auction Records, Cumulative Index to Volumes 66 - 69

By: Batho, D. (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Folkestone, Wm Dawson & Sons Ltd: 1977

Seller ID: 010073


Large quarto, pp iv, 1129, slightly worn internally, cloth a little worn and faded, slightly rubbed at the joints. Very heavy - extra postage may be needed. View more info

Image for General Index to Book Auction Records for the Years 1979-1984 (Volumes 77 - 81)

General Index to Book Auction Records for the Years 1979-1984 (Volumes 77 - 81)

By: Batho, D. (editor)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Folkestone, Wm Dawson & Sons Ltd: 1985

Seller ID: 010074


Large quarto, pp viii, 1008, slightly worn internally, cloth faded. Very heavy - extra postage may be needed. View more info

Image for Tobacco Tins and Their Prices

Tobacco Tins and Their Prices

By: Bergevin, Al

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Radnor, Pennsylvania, Wallace-Homestead Book Company: 1986

Seller ID: 010880


Well illustrated in black and white, large 8vo, pp 232, a faint stain to the bottom edge of the last few pages, corners curled or slightly dog-eared, fore-edge faintly marked, paperback, covers slightly worn and curled at corners. View more info

Image for Travel and Photography, Including India and Beyond - Sale Catalogue, 4th December 2012

Travel and Photography, Including India and Beyond - Sale Catalogue, 4th December 2012

By: Bonhams

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, 2012

Seller ID: 008202


Well illustrated, sm quarto, pp 108, paperback, a very good copy. View more info

Image for Catalogue of English Furniture & Woodwork Volume III - Late Stuart to Queen Anne. (Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Woodwork)

Catalogue of English Furniture & Woodwork Volume III - Late Stuart to Queen Anne. (Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Woodwork)

By: Brackett, Oliver

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, The Board of Education: 1927

Seller ID: 006207


Illustrated with black and white photographic plates, large 8vo, pp viii, 52, a little worn and age-toned internally, small pieces of sellotape and markes on the endpapers, hardback, cloth a little worn and marked. [Bedstead, chairs, settees stools and day-beds, tables, chests of drawers and cabinets, dressing-glasses and mirrors, boxes, clocks, frames, miscellaneous pieces, architectural details.] View more info

Image for Montserrat (British West Indies Study Circle Paper number 4)

Montserrat (British West Indies Study Circle Paper number 4)

By: Britnor, L.E.

Price: £9.50

Publisher: 1965

Seller ID: 008572


Small quarto, pp iii + 95, illustrated, paperback, plastic ring binder with card covers. [SCARCE - printed in a very small edition.] View more info

18th Century Wedgwood - a guide for collectors and Connoisseurs

By: Buten, David

Price: £7.50

Publisher: New York, Main Street Press: 1990

Seller ID: 005080


Well illustrated, quarto, pp 192, signature on half-title, otherwise a very good copy in slightly worn dustwrapper. View more info

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The Tradition of Fine Bookbinding in the Twentieth Century : Catalogue of an Exhibition, 1979-1980

By: Callery, Bernadette G. & Mosimann, Elizabeth A. (eds)

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Pittsburgh, Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009995


Well illustrated, tall slim quarto, pp 129, very clean internally, cloth-backed boards very slightly bumped, spine very slightly marked, otherwise a very good copy. [The preface states "The Tradition of Fine Bookbinding in the Twentieth Century" explores the tension that results from modern craftsmen working in a traditional craft. The twentieth century binder must always contend with traditions of binding structure, material and cover design, and this conflict i... View more info

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Carter Bros. and Dad

By: Carter, Alan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sydney, The Australian Antique Trader: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011305


Illustrated with cartoons, pp (4), 126, fore-edge slightly bruised, otherwise very clean internally, white cloth showing only very slight signs of use, a very good copy in a very slightly worn dustwrapper. [Am account of the secondhand and antiques business in Portobello Road and the West Country between 1950 and 1966.] View more info

Image for The American Postcard Guide to Tuck

The American Postcard Guide to Tuck

By: Carver, Sally S.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Brookline, Mass., Carves Cards: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011274


Illustrated, large horizontal 8vo, pp 76, slightly used internally, with a few turned corners, paperback, covers age-toned and slightly worn. View more info