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Treasures Of The British Museum

By: Caygill, Marjorie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Trustees of the British Museum: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID217631

ISBN: 0714120332


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 240 pages View more info

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Good Hair Days: A History of British Hairstyling

By: Cox, Caroline

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Quartet Books: 1999

Seller ID: ID254727

ISBN: 0704381117


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 278 pages View more info

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Art The Torch of Life

By: Harris, Mary P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: [1946]

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302315


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in decorated tan boards. Tipped in black and white plates and tipped in colour frontispiece. 135 pages Book shows the development of Art from its early beginning up to the time of such Australian painters as Frederick McCubbin and Hans Heysen. Mary Packer Harris [1891-1978] was a British born, Australian artist, printmaker, textile artist and designer. She taught for many years at the SA School of Arts and C... View more info

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Nanbaree

By: Isobel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Perth, Negative Preparation Ltd: 1995

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID289201

ISBN: 0646207091


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Lower rear corner is a little creased. Fantastic colour plates from the Watling Collection of the British Museum of Natural History. 168pages In this captivating children's book, Nanbaree and Thomas Watling are given their rightful place in Australian history. View more info

Image for An Illustrated History of English Plate Ecclesiastical and Secular in Which the Development of Form and Decoration in the Silver and Gold Work of the British Isles from the Earliest Known Examples to the Latest of the Georgian Period .Volume One

An Illustrated History of English Plate Ecclesiastical and Secular in Which the Development of Form and Decoration in the Silver and Gold Work of the British Isles from the Earliest Known Examples to the Latest of the Georgian Period .Volume One

By: Jackson, Charles James

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1969

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID278783

ISBN: 0486223345


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good+ condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with a coloured frontispiece and 1500 black and white plates/drawings. 466 pages A facsimile edition of the work originally published in 1911. Contents of this volume are organised under the following chapters: The Early British Period. Native Work in Britain and Ireland From about 1500 BC to about AD 200; The Roman Period. Plate Wrought by Roman or British Goldsmiths During the Roman... View more info

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Images from Life

By: Kirkpatrick, George & Searle, Patricia

Price: $35.00

Publisher: British Museum (Natural History): 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID210669

ISBN: 0565006894


Small Quarto Size. Illustrated with amazing Black and White Photographs. Very Good condition. unpaginated 81 pages of images followed by illustrated glossary. A selection of electron micrographs of three dimensional structures present in living and fossil organisms.This book is designed to stimulate an awareness of the structural design and pattern values of natural objects as revealed at high magnification. View more info

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A History of the Crown Jewels of Europe

By: Lord Twining

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford Limited: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID307070


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Navy blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Neat and relatively small bookplate of previous owner on front pastedown. Errata tipped in to prelims. Top edge coloured. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. This is a heavy book[weighs nearly 4kgs unpacked) and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. 707 pages Edward Francis... View more info

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Ford Madox Brown and the Pre-Raphaelite Circle

By: Newman, Teresa & Watkinson, Ray

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1991

Seller ID: ID252982

ISBN: 0701131861


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Tiny black dot to base. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 226 pages ' A vivid, lavishly illustrated biography of Ford Madox Brown [1821-1893], elder statesman of the Pre-Raphaelite movment.' View more info

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THE GENIUS OF BRITISH PAINTING

By: Piper, David (Editor)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID217847

ISBN: 0297768662


Quarto Size. VERY GOOD+ in VERY GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. 64 Pages of Colour reproduction and 300 Black and White Illustrations. 352 pages View more info

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Painting in Britain 1525 to 1975

By: Sunderland, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID4535

ISBN: 0714817163


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 256 pages. View more info

Image for This Other Eden -British Paintings from the Paul Mellon Collection at Yale

This Other Eden -British Paintings from the Paul Mellon Collection at Yale

By: Warner, Malcom and Alexander, Julia

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Yale/Art Gallery of NSW: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID224756

ISBN: 0300074980


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 216pages Introduced by Patrick McCaughey, the catalogue produced for the Australian Touring Exhibition. View more info

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After the Victorians 1901-1953

By: Wilson, A.N.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID266088

ISBN: 0091794846


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. xii, 609 pages From the reign of Edward VII to the coronation of Elizabeth II, Wilson has painted a portrait of an age of momentous change for Great Britain View more info

Image for British Art from Holbein to the Present Day

British Art from Holbein to the Present Day

By: Wilson, Simon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Tate Gallery & The Bodley Head: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID193546

ISBN: 0370300343


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 208 pages A lively and readable book covering the spectrum of British art history in this period. View more info