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Happy Days

Cook, Beryl

(Book #ID 75277)

Published by Victor Gollancz, Cassell Group, 125 Strand, London First Edition 1995. London 1995.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original navy blue paper covered boards, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. Folio 11½'' x 9''. Contains unpaginated printed pages of text with colour illustrations throughout. Fine condition book in Fine condition dust wrapper, price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, it does not adhere to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0575061928

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John Piper + Signed Christmas Card

West, Anthony [John Egerton Christmas Piper CH (13 December 1903 - 28 June 1992) was an English painter, printmaker and designer of stained-glass windows and both opera and theatre sets. His work often focused on the British landscape, especially churches and monuments, and included tapestry designs, book jackets, screen-prints, photography, fabrics and ceramics]. Myfanwy (Evans) Piper.

(Book #ID 102642)

Published by Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd., 54 Poland Street, London First Edition 1979. 1979.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original claret cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine, claret end papers. 4to. 10½'' x 8¼''. Contains 224 printed pages of text with monochrome works throughout. Fine condition book in in very near Fine condition dust wrapper with light dust spotting to the tops of the inner flaps. Neatly taped on the rear side to the front free end paper is a folding colour Christmas Card 9'' x 4'', being a reproduction of the original drawing by John Piper for the tapestry, woven by The Edinburgh Tapestry Company in 1975, for the entrance hall of Sedgwick Forbes House. The design is based on five of the old gates to the City of London, the appearance of which is known from engravings. SIGNED 'John and Myfanwy Piper' (artists second wife), Sedgwick Forbes House, 33 Aldgate High Street, London. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0436565900

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£275.00
           
Stephen Cox; Sixth Indian Triennale New Delhi 22 February-21 March 1986 Exhibition Catalogue

Stephen Cox

(Book #ID 85037)

Published by The British Council, London First Edition 1986. 1986.

First edition in publisher's original illustrated card wrap covers with deep French flaps [softback]. Quarto 10'' x 8¼''. Contains 24 printed pages of text with colour and monochrome photographs throughout. Minimal wear to the spine ends and corners and in near Fine condition, no dust wrapper as issued. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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Turner | Great Artists Collection: Volume Nineteen (19)

Gaunt, William [Joseph Mallord William Turner, RA (baptised 14 May 1775 - 19 December 1851) was an English Romantic landscape painter, water-colourist, and printmaker].

(Book #ID 102974)

Published by Encyclopaedia Britanica International Limited, 1971. 1971.

Hard back binding in publisher's original colour illustrated glazed boards. 4to. 12'' x 9''. Contains 16 pp followed by 48 full-page colour plates. In Fine condition, no dust wrapper as issued. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0852290942

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Piper in Print | John Piper's Books, Periodicals, Ephemera and Textiles [Signed]

Commentary by Hugh Fowler-Wright and Essays by: Alan Powers on Britten, Piper and Aldeburgh; David Heathcote on Shell Guides and John Betjeman; Annamarie Stapleton on Piper's Textiles; Rigby Graham on Piper's Wood Engravings and Prints. [John Egerton Christmas Piper CH (13 December 1903 - 28 June 1992) was an English painter, printmaker and designer of stained-glass windows and both opera and theatre sets. His work often focused on the British landscape, especially churches and monuments, and included tapestry designs, book jackets, screen-prints, photography, fabrics and ceramics].

(Book #ID 102501)

Published by Artists Choice Editions, Church Hanborough, Oxford First Edition 2010. 2010.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original quarter red leather, colour printed sides to the book, crimson cloth to the folder, gilt title lettering to the spines. 4to. 12½'' x 9''. Hand written number 23 of 96 Special Limited Edition copies SIGNED by 'Hugh Fowler-Wright'. Book with 176 printed pages of text with 250 illustrations throughout, mostly in colour. Folder containing facsimiles of rare examples of Piper's ephemera including posters and booklets, the whole contained in a printed slipcase. All in Fine unused condition. Heavy volume weighing 2.3 kg, extra postage and insurance will be requested over and above our default setting for destinations outside the UK. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 9780955834325

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£350.00
           
Samuel Palmer's Italian Honeymoon

Malins, Edward [Samuel Palmer (27 January 1805 - 24 May 1881) was a British landscape painter, etcher and printmaker, a prolific writer he was a key figure in Romanticism in Britain and produced visionary pastoral paintings].

(Book #ID 94662)

Published by Oxford University Press, Ely House, London First Edition 1968. 1968.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original sage cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 8½'' x 6''. Contains 130 printed pages of text with monochrome illustrations throughout. Thin strip of sun fading to the lower edges. Near Fine condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with rubs to the spine ends and corners, not price clipped 35s. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, it does not adhere to the book or to the dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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Ruskin the Painter and His Works at Bembridge

Whitehouse, J. Howard [John Ruskin 1819-1900]

(Book #ID 7144)

Published by Oxford University Press London, Humphrey Milford First Edition 1938. 1938.

First edition hard back. 141 pp. 67 plates on glossy paper. Frontispiece. Fore and lower edges untrimmed. Ink name to the free front end paper dated 1952. Book with light shadows to covers. Dust wrapper with 5 mm chips to corners of spine tip, short closed tear to head of right hand spine edge, minor rubs to corners, not price clipped. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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Poems and Pictures | A Collection of Ballads, Songs and other Poems, Illustrated by English Artists

Illustrated by C. W. Cope, W. Dyce, T. Creswick, J. C. Horsley, R. Redgrave, H. C. Selous, J. Franklin, H. J. Townsend, F. R. Pickersgill, John Tenniel

(Book #ID 8595)

Published by Sampson Low, Son & Co., London 1860. 1860.

Quarto. 242 pages. Leighton Son and Hodge contemporary maroon cloth binding with gilt design border, inlaid illustration to upper panel surrounded by gilt design, matching gilt design to spine and titles, all edges gilt, blind stamping to lower panel, chamfered edges. Yellow front end paper missing, small crop to top of title page, light foxing to early and latter pages, bumps to lower corners, spine tips turned over. Scarce. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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£150.00
           
The Development of British Landscape Painting in Water-Colours (Watercolours) | Special Winter Number of 'The Studio' 1917-1918

Finberg, Alexander J. [Edited By Geoffrey Holme]

(Book #ID 103154)

Published by The Studio Ltd., 44 Leicester Square, London First Edition 1918. 1918.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original blue cloth covers, gilt title stamped lettering to the spine and to the front cover, top edge gilt. 4to. 11½'' x 8¼''. Contains (iv), 36 pp with 24 single-sided colour plates on coated art paper. In very near Fine condition, supplied in archive acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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Sir Joshua Reynolds: Newnes Art Library

Baldry, A. L. [Sir Joshua Reynolds]

(Book #ID 9642)

Published by George Newnes Ltd., 8-11 Southampton Street, Strand, London circa 1910 edition not stated. 1910.

Hard back publisher's original cream cloth spine, grey paper covered boards, gilt stamping. 8vo 9¼" x 6½" xliv, followed by 64 black and white single sided plates on glossy paper. Small damp mark to top upper panel corner and frontispiece, plates not affected, light foxing to page edges. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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Aubrey Beardsley

Reade, Brian [Aubrey Beardsley 1872-1898]

(Book #ID 99770)

Published by Antique Collectors Club Ltd., 5 Church Street, Woodbridge, Suffolk, Revised Edition 1987. 1987.

Revised edition hard back binding in publisher's original finely grained blue cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine and the front cover, illustrated end papers. Thick 4to. 12'' x 9¼''. Contains 372 printed pages with 494 monochrome illustrations and 8 colour illustrations throughout, introductory text and detailed notes on the illustrations. Fine condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with minor rubs to the tips, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection. Heavy volume 2.2 kg, extra postage will be requested over and above our default setting for destinations outside the UK. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 1851490485

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The Later Works of J. M. W. Turner

Butlin, Martin [Joseph Mallord William Turner, RA (baptised 14 May 1775 - 19 December 1851) English Romantic landscape painter, water-colourist, and printmaker].

(Book #ID 98414)

Published by Tate Gallery Publications, Millbank, London Reprinted with Corrections 1988. 1988.

First edition in publisher's original colour illustrated stiff card wrap covers [soft back]. Square 8½'' x 8¼''. Contains 15 printed pages of text followed by 32 full-page colour plates. In Very Good clean condition with feint crease line to the top corner of the front cover, no dust wrapper as issued. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0905005961

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A Short History of Painting in England [1]

De Montmorency, Miles F.

(Book #ID 9583)

Published by J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. Aldine House, Bedford Street, London First Edition 1933. London 1933.

First edition hard back publisher's original grey cloth covers, brown stamping. 8vo 7¼" x 4¾" xiv, 254 [pp]. 61 black and white illustrations on semi glossy paper. Spine very slightly faded. In near Fine condition. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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A Short Account of British Painting

Johnson, Charles

(Book #ID 9634)

Published by George Bell & Sons, Ltd. London First edition 1934. 1934.

First edition hard back publisher's original beige cloth covers, orange stamping 8vo 7" x 4¼" xii, 174, 4 [pages.] catalogue. Four photographic illustrations on glossy paper. In Very Good condition with light fading to spine. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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An Outline of English Painting: Criterion Miscellany No. 41

Wilenski, R. H.

(Book #ID 9645)

Published by Faber and Faber Limited, 24 Russell Square, London First Edition 1933. 1933.

First edition paper wrapped card wraps. 8vo 8" x 5½" 74 pp. Light foxing to page edges and end paper. Very Good in Very Good dust wrapper with light tanning to extremities. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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My Magazine; The Monthly Companion of the Children's Newspaper No. 187 Volume 21

Mee, Arthur [Edited by]

(Book #ID 65720)

Published by Fleetway Publications The Fleetway House, Farringdon Street, London September 1925. London 1925.

Publisher's original colour illustrated card wrap covers. 8vo 10'' x 7''. Contains printed pages of text with colour plates and monochrome illustrations and photographs throughout, advertisements to the end papers. Staples rusty, flaking of the paper covering the spine and in Good condition, no dust wrapper as published. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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Roland Batchelor Water-colours and Drawings: A 20th Century View of the Human Comedy [Double Signed]

Jarrett, Patricia [Introduction by Ernest Greenwood, President of the Royal Society of Painters in Water-colours] Roland Batchelor

(Book #ID 9971)

Published by Charles Skilton Ltd, 2-4 Abbeymount, Edinburgh First Edition 1982. Edinburgh 1982.

First edition hard back publisher's original brown leatherette covers, gilt lettering to the spine. Folio 11'' x 8¾''. 84 printed pages of text with illustrated panoramic end papers, eight colour illustrations, numerous drawings, sketches, cartoons and water-colours. SIGNED and dated 1982 presentation copy by the author to free front end paper 'For Edward, Lovingly, Pat, November 1982.' SIGNED by the artist to the title page 'Roland Batchelor.' Roland Batchelor first exhibited at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition in 1937, his water-colours have been in demand ever since. Fine condition book in Fine condition dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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£195.00
           
Art as Miracle | Concerning the Miraculous Nature of Visual Art

Rosenthal, Stan [Foreword by Peter Finch]

(Book #ID 93482)

Published by Olos Editions, 226 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, First Edition 1993. 1993.

First edition in publisher's original plain white card wrap covers [soft back]. 8vo. 7'' x 5¼''. Contains 95 printed pages of text. In Fine condition, no dust wrapper as issued. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0952107902

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Art as Miracle | Concerning the Miraculous Nature of Visual Art

Rosenthal, Stan [Foreword by Peter Finch]

(Book #ID 93483)

Published by Olos Editions, 226 Cathedral Road, Cardiff, First Edition 1993. 1993.

First edition in publisher's original plain white card wrap covers [soft back]. 8vo. 7'' x 5¼''. Contains 95 printed pages of text. In Fine condition, no dust wrapper as issued. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0952107902

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Landscapes Under the Luggage Rack | Great Paintings of Britain

Norden, Greg (Foreword By Ronald Maddox)

(Book #ID 103179)

Published by Great Norden Railway Publications, Bugbrooke, Northampton, First Edition 1997. 1997.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original tawny brown covers, gilt stamped title and author lettering to the spine. Landscape. 10'' x 11''. Contains 192 pp with a celebration of the prints of paintings of railway destinations and landscapes found decorating the old railway company carriages, monochrome archive photographs throughout, maps. Fine condition book in Fine condition dust wrapper, not price clipped, £29.95. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0952960206

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A. E. Stegmann: The Life and Art of a Remarkable Artist

Alexander, Marc [Forewords by Marlyse Tovae, Prof. Dr. Herbert Batliner, and Hans Massberger] A. E. Stegmann

(Book #ID 13271)

Published by Mouth and Foot Painting Artists, London First Edition 2000. 2000.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original pale olive cloth covers, dark green lettering to the spine and the upper panel. Folio 12'' x 8¼'' 164 pp. Colour and monochrome illustrations throughout. Fine condition book in Fine condition dust wrapper, unused new book. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper and can easily be removed should you so wish. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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William Hogarth: The Cockney's Mirror 1697-1764

Bowen, Marjorie

(Book #ID 13303)

Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd., 36 Essex Street, Strand, London First Edition 1936. 1936.

First edition hard back publisher's original navy cloth covers, gilt stamping to spine. 8vo 9" x 6" xii, 340, 32 [pages.]. Thirty-three gravure plates. Former name and date to front end paper. Nr. Fine in Very Good dust wrapper with shallow rubs to spine tips and corners, light fading to spine, not price clipped. Dust wrapper protected. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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Butterflies [Signed]

Healy, Ciara

(Book #ID 88392)

Published by Ignition First Edition 2004. 2004.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original stone cloth covers, metallic pink title and author lettering to the spine with decoration and title to the front cover, gilt decorated white end papers. Quarto 10'' x 8''. Hand written Number 56 of 500 copies. Contains 59 printed pages of text with colour illustrations and photographs throughout. In Fine condition, no dust wrapper as issued. SIGNED by the Author to the last page, '56/500 Ciara Healy.' Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0955225647

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The Girl and The Faun | Limited De Luxe Edition [Double Signed]

Phillpotts, Eden [Eden Phillpotts (4 November 1862 - 29 December 1960) was an English author, poet and dramatist. [Illustrated by Frank Brangwyn [Sir Frank William Brangwyn RA RWS RBA (12 May 1867 - 11 June 1956) was an Anglo-Welsh artist, painter, water colourist, virtuoso engraver, illustrator, and progressive designer].

(Book #ID 101844)

Published by Cecil Palmer and Hayward, Bloomsbury Street, London First Edition 1917. 1917.

First edition De Luxe hard back binding in publisher's original quarter parchment lettered and decorated in gilt, grey paper covered boards, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. 4to. 13¼'' x 10¼''. 115pp. De Luxe edition on hand-made paper. Hand written number 158 of 350 Limited Edition copies SIGNED by the author and the artist 'Eden Phillpotts' and 'Frank Brangwyn' to the limitation sheet. Title page printed in gold, and the whole text is framed in gold decorative pictorial borders - all by Frank Brangwyn, with 4 tipped-in colour plates by Frank Brangwyn and 5 full-page illustrations (including half title and title page). A much nicer copy than normal and in very near Fine condition. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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£395.00
           
Dictionary of British Artists Working 1900-1950 (Volume One - Text) and (Volume - Plates) Two Volumes Complete

Waters, Grant M.

(Book #ID 102424)

Published by Eastbourne Fine Art, 9 Meads Street, Eastbourne, East Sussex 1975. 1975.

Uniform matching hard back binding in publisher's original black cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spines and to the front covers. Quarto. 10½'' x 8¼''. Volume I: more than 5,500 artist's biographies listed alphabetically over 368 printed pages; Volume II: monochrome plates (+ 4 colour) illustrating examples of the artist's work, plus a further 1,100 artists listed. Both volumes in Very Good clean condition, no dust wrappers. Heavy volume pair weighing 2.6 kg, extra postage and insurance will be requested over and above our default setting for destinations outside the UK. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 0902010069

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In My View

Newton, Eric [Eric Newton (1893 - 1965) was an English artist, writer, broadcaster and art critic].

(Book #ID 51488)

Published by Longmans, Green and Co. Ltd., 39 Paternoster Row, London First Edition 1950. London 1950.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original maroon cloth covers, faded gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 8vo. 7½'' x 5¼''. Contains [xii] 258 printed pages of text Without any ownership markings and in Very Good clean condition, no dust wrapper. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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J. M. W. Turner | Medici Art Books Series

Thomas, David [Joseph Mallord William Turner, RA (baptised 14 May 1775 - 19 December 1851) was an English Romantic landscape painter, water-colourist, and printmaker].

(Book #ID 103355)

Published by The Medici Society Ltd., 34-42 Pentonville Road, London First Edition 1979. 1979.

First edition in publisher's original colour illustrated card wrap covers [soft back]. 8vo. 7¼'' x 8½''. Contains 24 pp with monochrome illustrations and colour works of art throughout. In Fine condition, no dust wrapper as issued. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 085503050X

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Ronald Searle | A Biography

Davies, Russell [Ronald William Fordham Searle, CBE, RDI (3 March 1920 - 30 December 2011) was an English artist and satirical cartoonist, comics artist, sculptor, medal designer and illustrator].

(Book #ID 102636)

Published by Chris Beetles Ltd., 8 7 10 Ryder Street, St. James's, London, Revised Edition 2003. 2003.

Revised edition hard back binding in publisher's original Persian blue cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. 4to. 11'' x 8¼''. Contains 194 printed pages of text with monochrome and colour illustrations throughout. Fine condition book in Fine condition dust wrapper, not price clipped, unopened new book. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A. ISBN 1871136822

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Catalogue of the Paintings in William Kent House

[William Kent House]

(Book #ID 17755)

October 1980. 1980.

Publisher's original ring bound blue card covers, gilt lettering to upper panel. 11" x 11½" unpaginated. Colour photographic paintings on glossy silk art paper with detailed text opposite. In Fine condition. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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The Greater Abbeys of England

Gasquet, Abbot [Illustrated by Warwick Goble]

(Book #ID 92268)

Published by Chatto & Windus Ltd, 42 William IV Street, London First Edition 1908. 1908.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original bottle green cloth covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine, gilt lettering and gilt vignette to the upper panel, top edge gilt. Quarto 9½'' x 7''. Contains [xvi] 268 pages with 60 full-page colour plates after watercolours by Warwick Goble. Foxing to the page edges and end papers and in Good condition. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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Grinling Gibbons | His Work as Carver and Statuary 1648-1721

David, Green [Grinling Gibbons (4 April 1648 - 3 August 1721) was an English sculptor and wood carver known for his work in England, including Windsor Castle and Hampton Court Palace, St. Paul's Cathedral and other London churches, Petworth House and other country houses, Trinity College Oxford and Trinity College Cambridge].

(Book #ID 102937)

Published by Country Life Limited, 2-10 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London First Edition 1964. 1964.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original salmon buckram covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine and the front cover, top edge gilt, illustrated end papers. 4to. 11'' x 9''. Contains 207 pp with 248 monochrome illustrations and archive photographs throughout. Very near Fine condition book in Very Good condition dust wrapper with small chips across the spine ends, not price clipped, £6 6s. Publisher's original pre-sale review copy slip dated 14th May 1964 loosely inserted. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection. Heavy volume weighing 2 kg, extra postage and insurance will be requested over and above our default setting for destinations outside the UK. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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£100.00
           
Burne-Jones

Harrison, Martin and Bill Waters [Edward Burne-Jones]

(Book #ID 107059)

Published by Barrie & Jenkins Ltd., London Second Edition 1974. 1974.

Second edition hard back binding in publisher's original chocolate cloth covered boards, blocked and lettered gilt back. 4to. 12'' x 9''. Contains 209 pp with colour and monochrome illustrations throughout. Very Good condition book in Good condition panoramic illustrated dust wrapper with wear to the spine ends and corners, not price clipped. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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British Book Illustration Yesterday and To-Day (Today)

Salaman, Malcolm C. (1855-1940) [Edited by Geoffrey Holme]. Artists Including, Harry Clarke, John Austen, Edmund Dulac, William Russell Flint, Aubrey Beardsley, Arthur Rackham, W. Heath Robinson and Many Others.

(Book #ID 103336)

Published by The Studio Ltd., 44 Leicester Square, London First Edition 1923. 1923.

First edition hard back binding in publisher's original charcoal grey embossed cloth covers, gilt stamped title lettering to the spine and the front cover, top edge gilt. 4to. 12'' x 8¼''. Contains [viii], 175 pp, 16 full-page colour plates, many monochrome plates and illustrations. In Fine condition, acetate protected, superb. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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£100.00
           
City of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Illustrated Handbook to the Permanent Collections of Industrial Art Objects

Wallis, Whitworth and Arthur Bensley Chamberlain

(Book #ID 21392)

circa 1900 edition not stated. 1900.

Hard back binding. 8vo 8½" x 7" 244, 12 [pages.] advertisements. 70 archive monochrome illustrations. Covers in a poor bad condition with rubbing and tears to paper covering the boards, spine covering missing, contents in Very Good condition with light soiling to edges of lower end paper, message to the front free end paper dated 1904. Member of the P.B.F.A.

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