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THE LITTLE BOOK ON STAMPS S.H.M.

By: - ..........

Price: £4.00

Publisher: U K, S H M: 0

Seller ID: 118445


Small stapled pink booklet VG .copyright. undated no author stated.S H M clrcddmabm UK. Frontis- 1st Adhesive Postage Stamp issued Great Britain 1840, illustrated b/w in line. 23 headings, 48pp.clean copy, sound bindings however staples rusted. no inscsp/ annotion.[ euphemera] PLS See our image View more info

Image for THE RELIANT STAMP CATALOGUE [PRICED AND ILUSTRATED ] of the BRITISH COMMONWEALTH 1840-1950 Also BURMA, EGYPY,EIRE, IRAQ,PALESTINE, TRANSJORDAN ,  TENTH Edition 1950

THE RELIANT STAMP CATALOGUE [PRICED AND ILUSTRATED ] of the BRITISH COMMONWEALTH 1840-1950 Also BURMA, EGYPY,EIRE, IRAQ,PALESTINE, TRANSJORDAN , TENTH Edition 1950

By: --------

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, RELIANT STAMP PRESS Ltd: 1949

Seller ID: 120419


iIllustrated card covers, staple bound (saddle stitched) 215 x 135 mm approx. 228pp incl. trade adverts. b/w illustrations. Includes war / occupation issues. Good (Covers- Respectably clean, spine intact. Crease to rear. Contents- no previous owner name or insc. nor annotations. Staples a little rusty but binding sound. No annotations. A little loss to top corner of title page of 20 x 10 mm approx not affecting text). Please see our image of the actual book offered for s... View more info

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ANTIGUA POSTALES OLd Postcards REAL ARMERIA 111 One Book of 20 Armoury Postcards with Tussue-Guard

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Price: £15.00

Publisher: MADRID, Hauser v Menet: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120030


Uncommon.Twenty Old postcards [Antique] Spanish MIlitary History - Armoury. Real Armeria 111. Final card very loose , beige card covers , red titles , Crest to front. Please see our images. View more info

Image for WILLIAM MORRIS  Small Picture Book no: 43

WILLIAM MORRIS Small Picture Book no: 43

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Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, Victoria & Albert Museum , HMSO: 1976

Seller ID: 119162


Small slim P/b VG.1976 [1958] 4th imp.Unpaginated.1illustrated 27 b/w plates.[designs for all materials , pen and needle embroidery paint illumination on vellum etc ] famed Artist Designer William Morris.[Victoria & Albert Museum ] 1 page Intro ,tight bindings, a personal rubber stamped inscsp.address.to title page. External covers Green design from 1882 wallpaper "bird & Anemone"., very minor curveature to wraps, no tears , no creases.throughout Fine. PLS See ... View more info

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CHRISTIE'S AUCTION CATALOGUE FINE WINES & VINTAGE PORT

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Price: £4.00

Publisher: LONDON, CHRISTIE , MANSON & WOODS: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119699


Laminated Paperback, 265x210mm approx. 62pp. Auction Catalogue for the South Kensington sale on 1st Dec 2008. A useful reference and source of information for investment and collecting purposes. Near Fine ( Catalogue - Light pencil erasure mark to p1. No other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

Image for CHRISTIE'S AUCTION CATALOGUE FINE AND RARE WINES Featuring a Superb Collection of Rare Burgundy

CHRISTIE'S AUCTION CATALOGUE FINE AND RARE WINES Featuring a Superb Collection of Rare Burgundy

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Price: £4.00

Publisher: LONDON, CHRISTIE, MANSON & WOODS: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119700


Laminated Paperback, 265x210mm approx. 86pp. Auction Catalogue for Christies sale on 26th March 2009.Illustrated with colour photos and containing tasting notes, vintage reports and brief notes on some of the vinyards. A useful reference and source of information for investment and collecting purposes. Near Fine (Catalogue - Light pencil erasure mark to p1. No other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

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CHRISTIE'S AUCTION CATALOGUE END OF SEASON FINE WINES

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Price: £4.00

Publisher: LONDON, CHRISTIE, MANSON & WOODS: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119701


Laminated Paperback, 265x210mm approx. 60pp. Auction Catalogue for Christie's South Kensington sale on 14th July 2008. A useful reference and source of information for investment and collecting purposes. Near Fine (Catalogue - Light pencil erasure mark to p1. No other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

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CHRISTIE'S AUCTION CATALOGUE FINE WINE AND VINTAGE PORT

By: ----------

Price: £4.00

Publisher: LONDON, CHRISTIE, MANSON & WOODS: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119703


Laminated Paperback, 265x210mm approx. 44pp. Auction Catalogue for Christie's South Kensington sale on 8th September 2008. A useful reference and source of information for investment and collecting purposes. Near Fine (Catalogue - Light pencil erasure mark to p1. No other notable defects). Please see our image of the actual item offered for sale. View more info

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DOT A TALE FOR THE VERY LITTLE ONES in Words of One Syllable

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Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, SOCIETY FOR PROMOTING CHRISTIAN KNOWLEDGE / SPCK: 1870

Seller ID: 117872


Victorian Red cloth boards with black and gilt embossed decs and gilt titles. 155x125mm approx.92pp+ 4 of publisher's adverts. Illustration by J.W.Whimper of a Tinker's wayside camp engraved by E W Cooke 1869 to frontis, tissue guard and further steel engraving repeating the small gilt illustration to front board on half title. Tale of Dot the small child of a Tinker, Bill Mace and of her friendship with a playmate,Nell.Undated but [1870] according to listings held at Na... View more info

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ART NOUVEAU JEWELLERY AND METALWORK Centuries of Style

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Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hoo, Kent, Grange Books: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 8471


Square format Hard Cover , Dust Jacket , Fine/Fine , book as new , 1st edition thus , profusely illustrated , 64pps , lavishly illustrated in colour , showing superb craftsmanship using finest materials , an essentail handbook with brief introduction to Art Nouveau Jewellery and metalwork / Art Nouveau jewellery in France / non gallic jewllery / art nouveau metalwork , colour illustrated [all pages ] Centeries of Style series [ no inscsp / not price clipped ] View more info

Image for STANLEY GIBBONS' PRICED POSTAGE STAMP CATALOGUE 1960 PART I BRITISH COMMONWEALTH OF NATIONS

STANLEY GIBBONS' PRICED POSTAGE STAMP CATALOGUE 1960 PART I BRITISH COMMONWEALTH OF NATIONS

By: --...---

Price: £6.00

Publisher: LONDON, STANLEY GIBBONS: 1959

Seller ID: 122131


Red Cloth Boards with Black titles to spine and front board. 210 x 130mm approx. xiv + 752 pp + 2 of publisher's adverts. 62nd Edition. VG/Good (Book - No notable shelf wear or soiling. No previous owner name , inscr. or annotations. Paper of book block a little tanned to margins. Dust Jacket- rubbed and faded to spine with numerous chips and nicks and ink doodles to front panel . Now in a removable proprietary protective sleeve. A sound reference copy). Please see our i... View more info

Image for ORDERS , DECORATIONS , MEDALS , FISHING TACKLE , GUNS , MILITARIA & AERONAUTICA Sothby's Catalogue 1997

ORDERS , DECORATIONS , MEDALS , FISHING TACKLE , GUNS , MILITARIA & AERONAUTICA Sothby's Catalogue 1997

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Price: £15.00

Publisher: Billingshurst, SOTHEBY'S of LONDON: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 119901


Large Slim P/b. illustrated Colour & b/w plates.Sothby's of London Catalogue of 10th-11th-12th November 1997 - held at Summers Place, Billingshurst, Sussex .Profusely illustrated. Laminated pages [ tight binding , no inscsp.no annotation. no notable defect: ] Worldwide modern sporting Guns , Rifles , antique Firearms ,Swords, Helmets ... - across all centuries plus Join the Air Force Posters , 6 in colour & some b/w, Unpaginated. 1167 Lots. Please see our image of the... View more info

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ROYAL DOULTON FIGURES

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Price: £4.00

Publisher: BURSLEM , STOKE ON TRENT, ROYAL DOULTON POTTERIES: 1955

Seller ID: 7680


Paperback , 68pp , illustrated Collector's book no 4 , revised 1955 , 3 pages text - forword , animal models and toby / character jugs - all other pages full bright colour illustrations - includes dog models , rouge flambe and sung glazed ; inserted 2 page 1959 Price List [ book - internally very good, strung binding sound , no inscsp but annotated with 15 small blue ink tick- marks - Exterior - 1/2 circle stain and some markings , a bit grubby / fox/browning moreso to ... View more info

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CYRIL ASHLEY A Tale

By: A.L.O.E.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: EDINBURGH, T Nelson and Sons: 1871

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 11642


Undated 1871- 1st edition, Darker Green Victotrian boards with black & gilt outline, bright Delicate Gilt scroll pattern , decs and title to front board, paler titles to spine as latter evenly darkened., cocked spine, 1-2mm softness top/tail spine, edgewear of light rubbing to cloth- also across the boards boards.Vinegrets to every chapter.264pp. All pages sound but endpapers paper creases worn away exposing hessian, No inscsp.light fox tan foredge, 1st/last few pages. ... View more info

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LILLIPUT MAORI PLACE NAMES

By: A.W.REED

Price: £20.00

Publisher: WELLINGTON NEW ZEALAND, A.H.& A.W.REED: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119254


Red Vinyl limp covers with gilt embossed titles. 53x38mm approx. 567 nos.pp + end blanks. 1st Liilliput Edition and successor to Maori Place names and their meanings first published by Reed in 1950. Contains hints on pronunciation of the 15 letter Maori Alphabet, common Maori words and numerous unspecified b/w woodcut illustrations in addition to the Place names. Good ( Gilt titles dulled,Spine of book block a little concave. Original Stationers ink stamp to front free e... View more info

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THWE MONSTER GARDEN

By: ALCOCK , Vivien ,

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, METHUEN Children's Books Ltd: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120177


Boys & Girls fiction novel.Shortlisted for the Smarties, Whitbread, Guardian & Federation of Children's Book Groups Awards; & commended for the Carnegie Medal. 1st ed.1st print. " i shouldn't have done it. I did'nt really mean to , but that's no excuse .... called Frankie for short. you really cannot blame me for making a monster ..."[ gilt titles to book, tight binding, No inscp. paper tanned, minor line wrinkles to side-f.2 very small indentations to front cove... View more info

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ORIENTAL CARPETS

By: ALI HOSAIN

Price: £3.00

Publisher: BRAONSCHWEIG, KLINKHARDT & BIERMANN: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 120784


Maroon Cloth boards with gilt titles. 200 x 135 mm approx. First Edition 1956 Illustrated with mono. and colour plates with figures of designs and notes this is a brief and precise introduction giving information on sources and typical characteristics. VG/Good (Book - Bookseller label to front pastdown. No previous owner name or insc. No notable defects. Dust Jacket - colour rubbed with a few small nicks and a little loss at extremities). Please see our image of the actu... View more info

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NOW AND THEN TALES

By: AMBROSE, J.H. HELME, ELEANOR E. LINCOLN, H. AND OTHERS

Price: £35.00

Publisher: LONDON, Humphrey Milford: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 119359


RARE.H/b Large & slim.Green Illustrated paper covered boards with banded christmas scene. and white titles. 280x215mm approx. Unpaginated. Collection of stories by various authors and with numerous illustrations of which frontis colour plate, colour line illustrated title page Full page colour line illustration by F Harrison of young girl and night watchman, vignettes, end pieces and other line illustrations mainly by M S Reeve. A scarce children's book 030:053 in the Op... View more info

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Dictionary of Sea Painters. Revised edition

By: Archbald Edward.Hunter.Holmes.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Woodbridge Suffolk, Antique Collectors' Club: 1989

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 118939


Blue cloth boards with gilt titles to spine. 280x225mm approx. 575pp. First published in 1980 the copy offered by us is the 2nd Revised Edition thus extending what has become the standard work of reference by 200 artists and nearly a quarter of the original entries. A must for collectors/ students of maritime art and shipping. The work contains 38 colour and 932 black and white illustrations. Fine/Near Fine (Book- No previous owner name, insc or annotations. No sign of... View more info

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THE STORY OF EBENEZER BRISTLES Uncle Toby Tales

By: ARIS , Ernest , Artist

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, WARD Lock & Co.Ltd.: 1930

Seller ID: 122538


Good H/b [ Internal VG Clean throughout, No inscsp] Larger font text for Younger child.Undated c.1930's-40's [Children's Colour illustrated ] wonderful illus. by Artist Ernest Aris.Uncle Toby Tales series. A charm of a book for child and collector alike.An animal tale [ Ebenezer the Hedgehog / Rabbits / Rastus Rook / Scarecrow / Field Mice / Mole] covers a little tired odd patch of col.rub/loss mailny edgewear, faded red or brown ; now Tan cloth spine. Uneven Fade & li... View more info