Ivory: A History and Collector's Guide

By: N/A

Price: £31.47

Publisher: UK, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03814


Richly documented and superbly illustrated, this book is not only the definitive reference work for the collectors and dealers but a sumptuous source book for students of the decorative arts, ivory carvers and all who appreciate the unique beauty and fascinating history of ivory. The d/w has light wear to its edges. A good clean and tight copy. View more info

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Victoria and Albert Museum Sheffield Plate

By: N/A

Price: £8.99

Publisher: London, H.m.o: 1955

Sellers ID: 01347


A very thin little book on sheffield plate. View more info

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The Antique Dealers Fair and Exhibiton

By: N/A

Price: £13.49

Publisher: 1952

Sellers ID: 01465


This is a handbook of Exhibitors, at the Antique Dealers Fair Grosvenor House in 1952.The cover has some wear to the spine and is torn at the top and bottom,and to the edge of the front cover,there is also an ink doodle on the back cover. View more info

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Ottagono

By: N/A

Price: £17.98

Sellers ID: 02497


This is a design book for Italian manufacturers , from taps, beds ,furniture and electrical goods, to 1930's designed Bugatti's. The covers show signs of shelf ware. View more info

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The Boys Own Annual : 22nd Annual Volume 1899-1900

By: N/A

Price: £58.45

Publisher: London, Boys Own Paper Office: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01560


This is the 22nd annual of the Boys Own Magazine. It has Brown hardcovers with gilt lettering.The pages are lightly foxed,and the fep as tanning on the edge . View more info

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Pick of Punch

By: N/A

Price: £10.79

Publisher: UK., Chatto & Windus: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02490


This Punch Annual covers the period between June 1949 - May 1950. The pages are lightly tanned, and the D/w is chipped and torn on the panel edges and spine ends. View more info

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English and Scottish Earthenware.

By: Bernard Huges .G

Price: £11.24

Publisher: London UK, Abbey Fine Arts.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02019


The inside of the boards and the page edges have some foxing, as do some of the internal pages. The D/W is badly worn and chipped. 0 View more info

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Gallantry Medals and Awards of the World

By: Clarke, John D.

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Patrick Stephens Ltd: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03137


This detailed analysis of rewards describes and illustrates more than 220 examples from 37 countries. Dates of establishment of each award are given, together with a brief insight into the requirements for the bestowal of each and a clearly detailed description of both medal and ribbon. With copious illustrations of the awards, some in colour, this book provides a unique record of how different nations recognise outstanding military and civil gallantry. There is a small ... View more info

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Watercolours of The Norwich School

By: Clifford Derek

Price: £17.98

Publisher: London, Cory,adams & Mackay Ltd: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00219


This is the first serious study of watercolourists of the Norwich School for many years, and it is also the first time that any regional group of English water-colour artists has been treated on this scale or manner. This is a first edition hardback book in V/G condition it has file copy hand-written on the ffep, the D/W is in a protective cover but is badly chipped and torn. View more info

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European Carpets

By: Compana Michele

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Paul Hamlyn: 1966

Edition: English Edition

Sellers ID: 01320


Full of color photo's View more info

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Illustrated Editions of the works of William Morris in English

By: Coupe Robert L.M

Price: £13.49

Publisher: delaware, Oak knoll press: 2002

Sellers ID: 01853


A Descriptive bibliography View more info

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Old English Plate

By: Cripps, Wilfred, Joseph

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Spring Books: 1968

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03415


There have been many guides to the collection of antique gold and silver, but W.J. Cripps ' Old English Plate ' covering has it does a wide field - church treasures as well as decorative and domestic wares - is acknowledged to one of the most important and authoritative works in its field. The text is companied by line drawings . There is a previous owners signature on the fep. View more info

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Victorian Style

By: Crowley David

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Leicester, Silverdale Books: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 01269


An illustrated guide to the decorative styles of the period.The covers and page edges shows signs of light shelf wear, and the corners have been creased. View more info

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Identifying Buckles

By: Cuddeford, Michael J

Price: £5.39

Publisher: UK, Mount Publications.: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02233


This book provides a reliable handbook for anyone wishing to date and attribute buckles from all periods of history. The covers show light ware. View more info

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Cleaning and Restoring Coins and Artefacts

By: Cuddeford, Michael J.

Price: £8.99

Publisher: UK, Mount Publications.: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02232


This book is an essential reference source for all with a need to undertake the cleaning and restoration of coins and artefacts. The covers show signs of light wear. View more info

David Battie's Guide to Understanding 19th & 20th Century British Porcelain: Including Fakes, Techniques and Prices (Antique Collector's Club)

By: David Battie

Price: £26.97

Publisher: UK, anique Collector's Club: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03812


David Battie, the well-known Antiques Roadshow contributor, has completely rewritten and updated his very successful Price Guide to 19th and 20th Century British Porcelain. This new edition, covering one of today's most popular collectable areas, makes available to the collector the latest information resulting from research into the major factory archives over the last fifteen years. Illustrated with 472 black and white and 64 colour illustrations. The D/W shows light w... View more info

The Atlas of Rugs & Carpets

By: David Black

Price: £16.18

Publisher: UK, Tiger Books International Ltd: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03815


David Black, a leading London carpet expert, has brought together an international panel of specialists to share their expertise. The background information they provide is as fascinating as it is essential in understanding the value and appreciating the beauty of rugs and carpets. Introductory chapters are devoted to materials used, weaving, and the care of rugs and carpets. In addition, specialists in each area offer advice to buyers and collectors. Lavishly illustrate... View more info

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Hepplewhite Furniture Designs

By: Edwards Ralph

Price: £9.44

Publisher: London, Tianti: 1955

Edition: 3rd Impression

Sellers ID: 01381


Dust wrapper worn on edges plus nibbled on top of spine, book in v/good condition. View more info

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Royal Doulton Figures

By: Eyles Desmond, Richard Dennis, Louise Irvine

Price: £22.48

Publisher: Stoke on Trent, Royal Doulton Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00407


everything you ever wanted to know about Royal Doulton Figures is probably in this book. the D/W is scratched on the back and badly rippled down the cover edge View more info

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Goddens Guide to Ironstone Stone and Granite Wares

By: Godden a Geoffrey F.r.s.a

Price: £16.18

Publisher: Woodbridge England, Antique Collectors Club: 1999

Edition: Antiques Collectors Club

Sellers ID: 00960


A superb antique book all about ironstone and granite wares, full of information and photo's.This is a new remainder book. View more info