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Image for George Baxter. Colour Printer. His Life and Work. A manual for Collectors.

George Baxter. Colour Printer. His Life and Work. A manual for Collectors.

By: (BAXTER) COURTNEY LEWIS, C.T.:

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1908:

Seller ID: 54288


8vo. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Top edge gilt. In very good condition. Spine and covers slightly rubbed at edges. Small bumps on back cover. Mild foxing to edges. Owner’s inscription on front endpaper. Slight browning to first blank page. A couple of slight separations at gatherings. 276pp. 32 b/w plates. "In this volume I have done my best to assist all these points of view. The thoughtful and the studious will find, I think, in its pa... View more info

Image for Sir Edward Burne-Jones. A Record & Review.

Sir Edward Burne-Jones. A Record & Review.

By: (BURNE-JONES) BELL, MALCOLM:

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, George Bell & Sons, 1898:

Seller ID: 78561


Hardback, 8 x 5.5 ins. Quarter bound green morocco leather and grey marbled paper covered boards. Gilt lettering, gilt decoration and raised banding to spine, gilt line detailing to boards. Top edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. In very good condition. Corners a little bumped, edges rubbed. Some fading to leather and paper on boards. Neat inscription to front endpaper “Stuart K. Relfe from his affectionate friend Anne S Metcalfe. Highfield 1898.” Some light foxin... View more info

Image for Portrait of a Country Artist. Charles Tunnicliffe R.A. 1901-1979.

Portrait of a Country Artist. Charles Tunnicliffe R.A. 1901-1979.

By: (TUNNNICLIFFE) NIALL, IAN:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: V.Gollancz. 1980 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 68931


Size 8.25 x 11.25 inches. In brown cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Slightly creased and marked along edges. Price clipped). Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1980. Else a very clean and tight copy. 160pp. With colour & b/w plates and engravings in text. Tunnicliffe first came to the public notice with his illustrations for Tarka the Otter in 1932. He fo... View more info

Image for Samplers. Selected and Described with an Introduction by Leigh Ashton of the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Samplers. Selected and Described with an Introduction by Leigh Ashton of the Victoria and Albert Museum.

By: ASHTON, Leigh;

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London. The Medici Society. 1926 1st edition:

Seller ID: 76322


Hardback. 10 x 7.5 inches. In orange cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front. In original dustwrapper, with colour plate to front. Top edges gilt. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper. (DW some slight rubbing, two small tears to top edge, extra label to spine.) Partial fading to endpapers with neat inscription to front else pages clean and tight throughout. 15pp. 6 colour plates and 72 B&W photo plates. View more info

Image for English Church Screens Being Great Roods, Screenwork & Rood-Lofts of Parish Churches in England & Wales

English Church Screens Being Great Roods, Screenwork & Rood-Lofts of Parish Churches in England & Wales

By: Aymer Vallance

Price: £69.00

Publisher: B.T. Batsford Ltd. 1936 1st edition:

Seller ID: 74201


Bound in dark green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to front. Size approx 8 x 10.5 inches. Very good condition. No jacket, minimal rubbing at rear board & spine, neat inscription front endpaper, inside pages clean and bright, binding tight. 288 illustrations. xii, 104pp. A rare major study of English & Welsh parochial church architecture, particularly religious interior design features, and with a slight geographical bias toward Kentish churches but with... View more info

Image for Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs. Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs de tous les temps et de tous les pays par un groupe d’ecrivains specialistes Francais et etrangers. Nouvelle edition entirement refondue, revue et corrigee sous la direction des heritiers de E.Benezit avec 32 reproductions hors texte en heliogravure. Eight volumes in French language.

Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs. Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs de tous les temps et de tous les pays par un groupe d’ecrivains specialistes Francais et etrangers. Nouvelle edition entirement refondue, revue et corrigee sous la direction des heritiers de E.Benezit avec 32 reproductions hors texte en heliogravure. Eight volumes in French language.

By: BENEZIT, E.:

Price: £200.00

Publisher: Librairie Grund. 1966:

Seller ID: 66705


Size 6.25 x 9.75 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Grey endpapers. In near fine condition. Very clean and tight copies. 8 Volumes. With monochrome plates. Dictionary of Painters Sculptors and other artists in French. Originally published between 1910 and 1920, thois edition has been revised and corrected. View more info

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Miss Carter Came With Us.

By: BRADLEY, HELEN:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape. London. 1973 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 66024


Size 11.75 x 10.5 inches, oblong. In mauve cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. Pale blue endpapers. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Vertical crease to front. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 31pp. With 25 colour illustrations. Primitive painter of Edwardian Northern England, Helen Bradley introduces her work with some reminiscences of holidays and day trips, and g... View more info

Image for Imaginative Drawing. The Kingsway Series. Third edition.

Imaginative Drawing. The Kingsway Series. Third edition.

By: BRANCH, E.A.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Evans Bros. London. n.d. ca 1920.:

Seller ID: 72846


Size 10.0 x 7.75 inches, oblong. In grey limp card covers with green, black, gilt title to front. In very good condition. Covers slightly rubbed along edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 64pp. With b/w diagrams and illustrations. Guide to imaginitave drawing for all ages, with many examples. View more info

Image for A Thousand Years of Stained Glass. Translated from the French by Geoffrey Culverwell. Photographs by Yukichi Watabe.

A Thousand Years of Stained Glass. Translated from the French by Geoffrey Culverwell. Photographs by Yukichi Watabe.

By: BRISAC, CATHERINE:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Macdonald. 1986 1st UK edition.:

Seller ID: 69548


Size 9.5 x 12.5 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 200pp. With colour photographs throughout. The history of stained glass from its origins to contemporary trends with 160 photographs of masterpieces from all over the world. View more info

Image for Magic Books From Mexico. With an Introduction and Notes on the Plates by C.A.Burland.

Magic Books From Mexico. With an Introduction and Notes on the Plates by C.A.Burland.

By: BURLAND, C.A.:

Price: £27.00

Publisher: Penguin Books. London. 1953 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 77039


Hardback. Size 7 x 5 inches. In illustrated hard card covers with matching dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; edges rubbed and darkened. Corners slightly bumped and minor rubbing to ends of spine. Neat inscription to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. The story of the forgotten books of ancient Mexico. 31pp text. With 16 colour plates. View more info

Image for Landscape into Art. Introduction by Will Gompertz.

Landscape into Art. Introduction by Will Gompertz.

By: CLARK, KENNETH:

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London. The Folio Society. 2013:

Seller ID: 76125


Oblong. Approx 9 x 11 inches. Hardback bound in blue cloth to spine with silver lettering and illustrated printed paper covered boards. With hard slipcase. In near fine condition with very good slipcase. (SC has some very minor marks to edges.) Pages clean and tight throughout. 188pp. With 147 colour illustrations throughout. Book on landscapes in art, by Sir Kenneth Clark. View more info

Image for English Stained Glass. With 200 colour illustrations.

English Stained Glass. With 200 colour illustrations.

By: COWEN, PAINTON:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Thames and Hudson. 2008 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 73264


Size 9.5 x 10.25 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Dark blue endpapers. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 128pp. With colour photographs throughout. The masterpieces of English Stained Glass from 1100 to 1530. Illustrations from cathedrals at Wells, Canterbury, Lincoln, York Minster and others. View more info

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Beaton.

By: DANZIGER, JAMES:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg. London. 1980 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 56236


In black cloth covers with white to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly rubbed around edges with small tear to bottom edge front. Not price clipped). owner’s inscription on fore edge of front endpaper, under fly leaf. Small stain to fore edges. Else a clean and tight copy. 256pp. Ills with b/w photographs. Beaton’s own selections, made just before his death, from his enormously rich body of work... View more info

Image for Alfred Sisley. The Impressionists.

Alfred Sisley. The Impressionists.

By: DAULTE, FRANCOIS:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Cassell. London. 1988 1st UK edition.:

Seller ID: 73281


Size 10.0 x 13.25 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small marks to front. Slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges and endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 94pp. With colour & b/w illustrations. Alfred Sisley was a brilliant landscape painter who never achieved recognition in his lifetime, dying in poverty in 1899. Here, the author ... View more info

Image for The Art of Lettering for Students. Incl.a Simple System for Beginners and Chapters on the Alphabet. Monograms. and Pen Lettering.

The Art of Lettering for Students. Incl.a Simple System for Beginners and Chapters on the Alphabet. Monograms. and Pen Lettering.

By: DEIGHTON,H:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Batsford 1947 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 54601


Bound in original cloth with dustwrapper. In very good condition. Num.examples. 86pp. View more info

Image for L'HUMBLE GEORGIN IMAGIER D'EPINAL

L'HUMBLE GEORGIN IMAGIER D'EPINAL

By: DESCAVES, LUCIEN

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Firmin-Didot et Cie, Paris 1932:

Seller ID: 74316


Large volume Size 12.8 x 10 inches. Original paper-printed wrappers. In good condition. Wrappers are a bit chipped on edges & spine. Rear cover slightly cut down top edge. Inside lower corners bumped, with a few small creases. Generally clean & tight. (vii), 200 pp. ALL plates present as per list of illustrations. List says “With 6 coloured plates & 24 other illustrations” the 6 ‘coloured’ are present, but are actually black & whit... View more info

Image for The Bible in Stained Glass. Photographs by Sonia Halliday and Laura Lushington. Descriptive text by Laura Lushington.

The Bible in Stained Glass. Photographs by Sonia Halliday and Laura Lushington. Descriptive text by Laura Lushington.

By: DOWLEY, Dr.TIM (ed):

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Bible Society. Swindon. 1990 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 69547


Size 9.25 x 12.25 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Mauve endpapers. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 160pp. With colour illustrations and photographs throughout. Examples of stained glass from around Europe, illustrating the Bible from the Creation to the Last Judgement. View more info

Image for Galerie Hassfurther und die osterreichische Landschaftsmalerei 1793-1875. German Language.

Galerie Hassfurther und die osterreichische Landschaftsmalerei 1793-1875. German Language.

By: ENDER, THOMAS:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Vien. 1982:

Seller ID: 61781


Tall 8vo. In pictorial limp card covers. In very good condition. Covers slightly rubbed around edges. A clean and tight copy. 66pp of plates. With colour and b/w plates. Collection of pictures with text in German. View more info

Image for 1975 Fortieth Anniversary Catalogue containing forty selections from stock.

1975 Fortieth Anniversary Catalogue containing forty selections from stock.

By: FELDMAN, LEW DAVID:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: House of El Dieff, Inc. New York. 1975 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 69489


Size 8.25 x 12.0 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Pale green endpapers. In very good condition. Small marks to back. Spine slightly darkened. Else a clean and tight copy. 80pp. With b/w and colour illustrations. Fortieth Anniversary catalogue of House of El Dieff, Inc of New York. The catalogue illustrates forty selections from stock, including several 15th and 16 century items, and a Kelmscott Chaucer on Vellum. The total value was estimated a... View more info

Image for Anatomical Studies of the Bones and Muscles, for The Use of Artists From Drawings by the Late John Flaxman, Esq. Engraved by Henry Landseer: With Two Additional Plates and Explanatory Notes by William Robertson.

Anatomical Studies of the Bones and Muscles, for The Use of Artists From Drawings by the Late John Flaxman, Esq. Engraved by Henry Landseer: With Two Additional Plates and Explanatory Notes by William Robertson.

By: FLAXMAN, John:

Price: £350.00

Publisher: London, M. A. Nuttali, 1833:

Seller ID: 79301


Large hardback, approx 20 x 13 inches. In dark green pebbled cloth binding, paper title labels to front and spine. In very good condition. Professional rebinding to spine, original cloth laid over. Original cloth on spine chipped at ends and spine label rubbed and heavily chipped. Label rubbed on front. Cloth faded with some handling marks. Endpapers darkened. Presentaion label to front “Leicester School of Art Henry Bates, 1877.” Embossed stamp to top of tit... View more info