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Image for Einstein's Watch. Being An Unofficial Record of a Year's Most Ownable Things

Einstein's Watch. Being An Unofficial Record of a Year's Most Ownable Things

By: Fenwick, Jolyon; Husselby, Marcus

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Profile Books: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID280085


Octavo Size [approx 12 x 18cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 127 pages A judicious review of 2009's available treasures. View more info

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Antiques Clinic. A Collector's Guide to Diagnosing Damage, The Possibilities of Restoration and Care For the Future

By: Fielden, James; Garnier, Richard; Davidson, Paul; Duffield, Susan; O'Day, Deidre; Barnard, Jill; Cooper, Gilly Cameron

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Royston, U.K, Eagle Editions: 2012

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID274838


Square Quarto Size [approx 26x24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Laminated pictorial boards. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. 224 pages The antiques equivalent of a health guide - a guide to damage, care and restoration of all types of collectibles. View more info

Bristol on Old Postcards: The City and Suburbs in the Early Twentieth Century

By: Fisher, Janet & Derek and Ford, Mildred & Francis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Reflections of a Bygone Era: 1983

Seller ID: ID220045


Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Gift Inscription to Preliminary Pages. Page 1 clipped in bottom corner (presumably a price clipping) Illustrated with black & white reproductions. 62 pages View more info

SILVER

By: Fletcher, Lucinda

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Orbis Publishing Limited: 1975

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID228716


Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good [price-clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic cover. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with colour plates and black and white illustrations. Some yellowing to page edges. 64 pages View more info

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World Postmarks

By: Forster, R. K.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford Ltd: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297456


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with 18 black and white plates and 20 line drawings. 187 pages Includes a bibliography. View more info

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Scent Bottles

By: Foster, Kate

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, The Connoisseur: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID284229


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm].. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Faint marking on front cover. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 111 pages View more info

The World of Antiques

By: Fry, Plantagenet Somerset

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Hamlyn Publishing Group: 1972

Edition: 4th Impression

Seller ID: ID4368


Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. Introduction by Ralph and Terry Kovel. Colour & B/W illustrations. Neat gift inscription to Half title, 141pages View more info

The World of Antiques

By: Fry, Plantagenet Somerset

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1971

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: ID212560


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD+ in VERY GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. DJ chipped and with small stain to rear. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 141 pages With an Introduction by Ralph and Terry Kovel View more info

Image for The Collector's All-Colour Guide to Transport Toys

The Collector's All-Colour Guide to Transport Toys

By: Gardiner, Gordon & O'Neill, Richard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Hodder & Stoughton: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID230285


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in pirpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 128 pages An international survey of tinplate and diecast commercial vehicles from 1900 to the present day. View more info

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Twentieth-Century Furniture

By: Garner, Philippe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300873


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. The dustjacket is marked and discoloured with some interior home-made sticky-tape repairs to top of spine. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and drawings. 224 pages From Art Nouveau to Past Craft and Future Technology. View more info

Image for THE FACTORY IN A GARDEN Wedgwood from Etruria to Barlaston--The Transitional Years

THE FACTORY IN A GARDEN Wedgwood from Etruria to Barlaston--The Transitional Years

By: Gater, Sharon and Vincent, David

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Staffs, UK, Keele Life Histories: 1988

Seller ID: ID201509


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 80 pages View more info

Image for Botanical Venus.  Daniel Solander in New Holland

Botanical Venus. Daniel Solander in New Holland

By: Gertsakis, Elizabeth

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia Post: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID287802


Oblong Quarto Size [approx 30cm x 21cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 16 pages Elizabeth Gertsakis writes with an emphasis on Daniel Solander the individual; on his character, his human toiling, and the personal sacrifice his work involved. View more info

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British Pottery An Illustrated Guide

By: Godden, Geoffrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Barrie & Jenkins: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301571


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good icondition - no dustjacket. Colour and black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 451 pages View more info

ANTIQUES: THE AMATEUR'S QUESTIONS

By: Gordon, Hampden

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, John Murphy: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID222350


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in FAIR-GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. DJ chipped, creased and rubbed along folds. Small hole in Spine. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 174 pages View more info

Image for Australian Glass of the 19th and early 20th Century

Australian Glass of the 19th and early 20th Century

By: Graham, Marjorie

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Sydney, David Ell Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID190619


[26x16.5cm]. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made, removable, plastic sleeve. Illustrated with 108 photographs, 32 in colour by Donald Graham. 143 pages The author traces the history of glassmaking in Australia from its beginnings early in the nineteenth century to the Second World War View more info

Image for English Dolls' Houses Of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

English Dolls' Houses Of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

By: Greene, Vivien

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Bell & Hyman: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID287398


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine appers faded and there is minor chipping to corners. Book corners and spine ends a little rubbed. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Colour frontispiece. 224 pages Originally published in 1955 - it reissued here with corrections and a new preface by the author. View more info

Teddy Bears. The Collector's Guide to Selecting, Restoring and Enjoying New and Vintage Teddy Bears

By: Grey, Margaret and Gerry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, New Burlington Books: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID274490


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 80 pages Provides advice on buying and trading bears, checking the condition of vintage bears and spotting fakes, useful for both the novice and established collector View more info

Image for Great Victorian Engravings. A Collector's Guide

Great Victorian Engravings. A Collector's Guide

By: Guise, Hilary

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Astragal: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID270703


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. Some very faint foxing to top and fore edges. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners.Illustrated with 181 black & white engravings. 182 pages The illustrations are supplemented by extensive notes which place the pictures in their social and artistic context and provide reference material for col... View more info

That Wonderful Walnut What-Not. A Shoppers' guide to antiques and collectables in South Australia

By: Hall, William and Dorothy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kent Town SA, Wakefield Press: 1998

Seller ID: ID215236


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy - issued without dustjacket. 200 pages View more info

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Chippendale

By: Harris, Nathaniel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Pyramid Books: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276166


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good [Price-Clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Small patch of fading to DJ spine. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and black and white drawings. 127 pages This book is the first popular study of England's most famous furniture maker and craftsman, Thomas Chippendale. View more info