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The Antique Dealers Fair and Exhibiton

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: 1952

Sellers ID: 01465

Condition: Poor


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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Ivory: A History and Collector's Guide

By: N/A

Price: £35.00

Publisher: UK, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03814

ISBN: 0500235058

Condition: Fine


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: £10.00

Publisher: London, H.m.o: 1955

Sellers ID: 01347

Condition: Very Good


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

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The Sword and the Centuries

By: Alfred. Hutton

Price: £16.50

Publisher: UK, Wrens Park: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04856

ISBN: 0905778847

Condition: Near Fine


This colourful and vividly descriptive book traces the sword and its use throughout the Golden Age of swordsmanship. This spirited history is a unique insight into the history of fencing and a superb introduction to the complex history of the sword. The d/w shows light wear to its extremities. View more info

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English and Scottish Earthenware.

By: Bernard Huges .G

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London UK, Abbey Fine Arts.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02019

Condition: Very Good


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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Old English Plate

By: Cripps, Wilfred, Joseph

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Spring Books: 1968

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03415

Condition: Near Fine


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: £12.00

Publisher: Leicester, Silverdale Books: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 01269

ISBN: 1845092287

Condition: Good


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

By: David Battie

Price: £30.00

Publisher: UK, anique Collector's Club: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03812

ISBN: 1851491236

Condition: Near Fine


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 wear to its panels and edges. otherwise a good , clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Atlas of Rugs & Carpets

By: David Black

Price: £17.00

Publisher: UK, Tiger Books International Ltd: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03815

ISBN: 1855015005

Condition: Fine


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 illustrated with over 200 colour and 150 black - and white illustrations including detailed line drawings and 50 maps of the carpet- pr... View more info

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English Bottles and Decanters, 1650-1900

By: Davis, Derek . C.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Charles Letts & Company: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03497

ISBN: 0850970490

Condition: Fine


Visual identification is essential to successful glass collecting in the field of bottles and decanters. The 60 full-colour plates in this Collectors Guide, with their detailed and informative captions, are , therefore, invaluable for any serious collector, whether new or experienced. The d/w has been priced clipped. A good ,clean and tight copy. View more info

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Hepplewhite Furniture Designs

By: Edwards Ralph

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Tianti: 1955

Edition: 3rd Impression

Sellers ID: 01381

Condition: Very Good


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

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Ceramics Source Book

By: Errol Manners

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Collins & Brown, London, UK: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03712

ISBN: 1855850206

Condition: Near Fine


The Ceramics Source book is a visual survey of the subject, tracing its development from its beginnings up to the present day and identifying the key traditions and styles. Each chapter contains an introductory essay followed by lavishly illustrated pages focusing on the key themes. The D/W shows light wear and scratching to the front cover and its corners A tight clean copy. View more info

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100 years Steiff Teddy Bears: The Original since 1902

By: Gunther Pfeiffer

Price: £25.00

Publisher: GmbH, Heel: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04786

Condition: Near Fine


Celebrating Teddy's birthday with this official centenary book that gives a comprehensive description of the story behind Richard Steiff's creation and the Teddy bear's road to success. With photographs and illustrations selected to accompany the various chapters. An intensive search through the Steiff archives brought many previously undiscovered historical photographs to light which are published for the first time. There are a couple of light indents on the rear panel of the d/w. View more info

100 Years Steiff Teddy Bears; The Original since 1902

By: Gunther Pfeiffer

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Germany GmbH, Heel Veriag GmbH: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 05057

Condition: Nr Fine


This book is the result of extensive research, presented in an informative and entertaining way, illustrated by 250 photographs from the archives of Margarete Steiff GmbH provide an ideal setting for the exciting story of the Teddy bear. View more info

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The Last Sane Man: Michael Cardew: Modern Pots, Colonialism, and the Counterculture (The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art)

By: Harrod, Tanya

Price: £30.00

Publisher: USA, Yale University Press: 2013

Sellers ID: 03451

ISBN: 0300100167

Condition: Near Fine


This is the first biography of a man whose political and personal passions and prejudices have never seemed more relevant. It will interest historians of Empire and of civil rights, art and design historians and readers with a general interest in British culture. There is a Birthday gift dedication on the fep. There is a small tear to the top corner of the d/j and a small tear on the lower edge of the back panel. View more info

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American Rococo, 1750-1775: Elegance in Ornament

By: Heckscher, Morrison H.; Bowman, Leslie Greene

Price: £25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Harry N Abrams: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03265

ISBN: 0810964120

Condition: Very Good


This is the first book to examine the American manifestations of the European style. The authors pursue the rococo presence in aspects of domestic production that begin with firearms and textiles and end with porcelain. A very good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Charlton Standard Catalogue of Royal Doulton Figurines

By: Jean Dale

Price: £18.00

Publisher: USA, Charlton Press: 1994

Edition: 4th Edition

Sellers ID: 03766

ISBN: 0889681287

Condition: Very Good


This illustrated pricing guide is the best and most comprehensive ever produced for all Royal Doulton HN and M Series figurines. It covers over 2,000 Royal Doulton figurines, all arranged and illustrated by HN and M number. The soft covers show light edge wear to the covers and spine. View more info

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American Gun: A History of the U.S. in Ten Firearms

By: Kyle, Chris; Doyle, William

Price: £14.00

Publisher: UK., William Morrow: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02619

ISBN: 0062242717

Condition: Very Good


At the time of his tragic death in February 2013, former Navy Seal chris Kyle, the top sniper in U.S. military history, was finishing one of the most exciting missions of his life: a remarkable book that retells American history through the lens of a hand - selected list of firearms. Kyle masterfully shows how guns have played a fascinating, indispensible, and often underappreciated role in the American national story. View more info

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English Sporting Guns and Accessories (Collectors Monographs)

By: Macdonald Hastings

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Ward Lock & Company Limited: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03828

ISBN: 0706310535

Condition: Very Good


The aim of this book is to brief the new collector in search of antique weapons which are still shootable; to show how to handle them, and their accessories, with suitable precautions in the field; and to evoke the period, the world of the old sporting aquataints, woodcuts and early photographs. The D/J has signs of light wear. View more info

The Victorian Staffordshire Figure : A Guide for Collectors

By: Oliver, Anthony

Price: £12.50

Publisher: UK., William Heinemann Ltd: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02498

Condition: Very Good


This book is full of black and white photographs. There is no D/W with this book . The end papers and page edges are marbled. View more info