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Image for Christie's Review of the Year 1968/1969

Christie's Review of the Year 1968/1969

By: ,

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Newman Neame: 1969

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 926


, 248mm x 185mm dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 368pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Good +++. Book is tight, bright and clean. Just a hint of foxing to top block edge. Dustwrapper has been handled but still clean with just a little edgewear. A lavishly illustrated record of the finest works of art to pass through Christie's auction rooms across the world over a twelve month pe... View more info

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The Stanley Gibbons Centenary 1856-1956

By: ,

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Stanley Gibbons: 1956

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 9573


Hardback, 253mm x 187mm buff decorated boards, 40pp. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Spine and boards bumped with some light staining around edges, rippling of paper on inner boards, block clean and unmarked. Self-published tribute to a hundred years of philatelic excellence from the world's best-known stamp-collecting concern. Catalogue: Antiques & Collectables. Keywords: Gibbons, philately, stamps View more info

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The Art of Record Buying - A List of Recommended Microgroove Recordings

By: ,

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, E.M.G.: 1970

Edition: fifteenth edition

Inscription: Owners inscription

Seller ID: 9559


Hardback, 222mm x 144mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, fifteenth edition, 330pp. Good +++/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Book is not new and has been handled over years. Spine bumped, with owner inscriptions on rear endpaper and inner board only. Pages otherwise clean. Reference guide for the collector of gramophone recordings of classical music - organized by composer, alphabetically. Catalogue: Antiques & Collectables. Keywords: Gramophone,record, LP View more info

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Doomed Village and other poems

By: Aldrich, Robert

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Mitre Press: 1972

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 3108


Hardback, 8vo maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 117pp. Very Good/Good +++. Inscribed by author. Very faint dusting to top of block and equally slight bumping of base. Book seemingly unread. Dustwrapper is basically bright and clean and unworn except for some chipping to ends of spine and front corners. Collection of verse by a minor 20th century English poet. Catalogue: Antiques & Collectables. Keywords: Aldrich, poems, Doomed Village View more info

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The Price Guide to Victorian, Edwardian and 1920s Furniture

By: Andrews, John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, Antique Collectors' Club: 1980

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 8865


Hardback, 283mm x 215mm brown cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 217pp. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good +++. Book is clean save for dusting to top block edge. Deustwrapper (now protected) is clean with minimal wear. Collectors' guide ro British furniture made in the years 1860-1930. Catalogue: Antiques & Collectables. Keywords: Furniture, British, bureaux, cabinets This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than autom... View more info

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European Porcelain

By: Bacci, Mina

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1969

Edition: first thus

Seller ID: 8153


Hardback, 195mm x 139mm grey cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 157pp. Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Very Good. Book is bright and clean with no obvious signs of wear. Dustwrapper is bright and clean with little or no wear. Originally published in Italy in 1966, this is a smart guide to European porcelain in English translation by Adeline Hatcup, with extensive colour photograph illustration. Catalogue: An... View more info

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The Price Guide to Pot-Lids and other Underglaze Multicoour Prints on Ware

By: Ball, A.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Antique Collectors' Club: 1980

Edition: second edition

Seller ID: 918


Hardback, 282mm x 216mm maroon card faux leather boards, gilt titles, second edition, 320pp. plus index, Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Good +++/Good +. Book basically tight and clean. Base of spine bumped, some dusting to top block edge. Ephemeral errata slip with up-dated prices for 1980, Dustwrapper (now protected) has some colour fading to spine and adjacent, chipping at top edge of rear, else smart and presentable. First published in 1970, thi... View more info

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Old Spode China

By: Bedford, John

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1969

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 8127


Hardback, 194mm x 127mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 64pp. Black and white illustrations. Fair/Good +++. Book is actually in very good condition save for tear across p.17-18. Otherwise tight, clean and solid. Dustwrapper has been handled but still clean with minimal wear. Volume #19 in Cassell Collectors' Pieces series offers a short illustrated history of Spode china. Catalogue: Antiques & Collectables. Keywords: China, Spode, Josiah, history View more info

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Staffordshire Pottery Figures

By: Bedford, John

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1968

Edition: second edition

Inscription: Previous owner's name

Seller ID: 8128


Hardback, 190mm x 130mm light green cloth boards, gilt titles, second edition, 2nd impression, , 62pp. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +++/Good. Previous owner's name. Spine and boards a little darkened at edges, block clean and unmarked. Dustwrapper has been handled, general light wear and darkening around edges. Volume #3 in Cassell Collectors' Pieces series offers a short guide to Staffordshire Pottery figures, generously illustrated... View more info

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Old English Lustre Ware

By: Bedford, John

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1965

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Previous owner's name

Seller ID: 8129


Hardback, 190mm x 129mm maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 66pp. Colour illustrations. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Good +. Previous owner's name. Book is not new but still bright and clean with no signs of wear. Dustwrapper has been handled, some shelfwear and a little grubbiness here and there. Volume #3 in Cassell Collectors' Pieces series offers a short guide to examples of Old English Lustre Ware. Catalogue: An... View more info

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Staffordshire Pottery Figures

By: Bedford, John

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1964

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 8130


Hardback, 190mm x 130mm light green cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 62pp. Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +/Good +. Spine and boards a little bumped, foxing to top block edge, differential fading to endpapers, pages otherwise nice and clean. Dustwrapper has been handled, some light wear to edges but basically bright and clean. Volume #3 in Cassell Collectors' Pieces series offers a short guide to Staffordshire Pottery figures, ... View more info

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Chinese and Japanese Lacquer

By: Bedford, John

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1969

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 8152


Hardback, 190mm x 126mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 64pp. Black and white illustrations. Good +++/Good. Spine bumped at top, single small spot mark to p.57, pages otherwise clean. Dustwrapper has some shelfwear along top and is a little grubby from handling over years. Volume #18 in Cassell Collectors' Pieces series offers a short illustrated history of Chinese and Japanese lacquerware. Catalogue: Antiques & Collectables. Keywords: Lacquer, China, Yan... View more info

Image for Collecting for Pleasure - a practical guide to small antiques

Collecting for Pleasure - a practical guide to small antiques

By: Bennett, Raymond

Price: £5.50

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1969

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 5715


Hardback, 192mm x 127mm grey cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 120pp. Black and white illustrations. Good +++/Good +. Spine a little bumped, no other obvious imperfections. Duastwrapper is worn and darkened around edges. An antiques guide for those with a limited budget. Catalogue: Antiques & Collectables. Keywords: Antiques, tongs, coasters View more info

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Friends of the House: Furniture from China's Towns and Villages

By: Berliner, Nancy ; Handler, sarah

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Salem, MA, Peabody Essex Museum: 1995

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 9230


Hardback, 307mm x 223mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 134pp. Colour illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Very Good/Very Good. Book is near fine save for some tiny pinpoint marks to block edges. Else lovely and clean. Dustwrapper is clean with little or no wear. Full-scale catalogue book for a 1995 US exhibition of Chinese furniture. 46 exhibits presented with full page colour photographs. Catalogue: Antiques & Collectables. Keywords: China, furnitu... View more info

Image for The ABC of Collecting Old English China - Giving a Short History of the English Factories, and showing how to apply Tests for Unmarked China before 1800

The ABC of Collecting Old English China - Giving a Short History of the English Factories, and showing how to apply Tests for Unmarked China before 1800

By: Blacker, J.F.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, The London Opinion Curio Club: 1908

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 8166


Hardback, 227mmx 147mm green cloth boards, white titles, first edition, 142pp. Black and white illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. Spine and boards bumped and scuffed, and block edges are ragged, since book surely produced uncut, but binding still tight and pages clean, if darkened by age. Illustrated guide for the collector of English china. Catalogue: Antiques & Collectables. Keywords: England, china, porcelain, Bow View more info