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Weaveworld

By: Clive Barker

Price: £16.50

Publisher: USA, William Collins Sons & Co Ltd: 1987

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04310

ISBN: 0002232545

Condition: Very Good


Weaveworld ' is an epic adventure of the imagination. It begins with a carpet in which a world of rapture and enchantment is hiding; a world which comes back to life, alerting the dark forces from which it was hiding, and beginning a desperate battle to preserve the last vestiges of magic which Humankind still has access to. The text block is tanned with light marking to the foredge, and the D/W is creased along its extremities and spine, the corners also have light wear... View more info

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Illustrated Editions of the works of William Morris in English

By: Coupe Robert L.M

Price: £18.00

Publisher: delaware, Oak knoll press: 2002

Sellers ID: 01853

ISBN: 1584560797

Condition: Very Good


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A Light Touch [ Painting Landscapes in Oils].

By: Curtis David.

Price: £18.08

Publisher: Newton Abbot Devon., David & Charles .: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00011

Condition: Very Good


David Curtis' s considered approach to oil painting results in landscapes which dispel the medium's reputation for heaviness and intractabililty. His refreshing techniques and method enable him to capture light-filled landscapes which will be a revelation to all landscape artists. This is a 1st Edition secondhand book in light blue hardcovers in good condition. The dustwrapper is slightly worn to the bottom front corner but is otherwise in good order. View more info

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Sextant: A Voyage Guided by the Stars and the Men Who Mapped the World's Oceans

By: David Barrie

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, William Collins: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03957

ISBN: 0007516568

Condition: Near Fine


This is the story of an instrument that changed the world. In an eloquent elegy to celestial navigation. David Barrie tells how and why the sextant was invented: how offshore navigators depended on it for thier lives in wild and uncharted waters; and how it played a vital role in the stirring history of exploration. The D/W has been priced clipped. View more info

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David Shepherd: My Painting Life

By: David Shepherd

Price: £50.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles Uk: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03886

ISBN: 0715303856

Condition: Near Fine


Wildlife, aeroplanes, steam engines, portraits and landscapes - all these and more are to be found amongst this collection of the very best of David Shepherd's paintings. With a lively and thought- provoking, and amusing text, this book tells David Shepherd's story. there is some light marking and creasing to the D/W. A good, clean , tight and square copy. View more info

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The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Family's Century of Art and Loss

By: de Waal, Edmund

Price: £13.55

Publisher: USA, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03552

ISBN: 0374105979

Condition: Near Fine


The Ephrussis were a grand family, as rich and respected as the Rothschilds, who " burned like a comet " in nineteenth century Paris and Vienna society. Yet by the end of World War II, almost the only thing remaining of their vast empire was a collection of 264 wood and ivory carvings, none of them larger than a matchbox. Edmund De Waal unfolds the story of a remarkable family and a tumultuous century. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Maillol

By: Denys Chevalier

Price: £18.00

Publisher: France, Flammarion: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04145

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. the d/w has tears to its head. View more info

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Don Breckon's Country Connections

By: Don Breckon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03060

ISBN: 0715394045

Condition: Very Good


Don Breckon's superb paintings recreate the golden days of steam, when little branch lines and sleepy stations connected country communities with towns and cities near and far. This book will appeal to railway enthusiasts and country lovers alike. There is light creasing to the base of the spine on the rear of the D/W View more info

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Railway Paintings of Don Breckon

By: Don Breckon

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles: 1987

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03884

ISBN: 0715390783

Condition: Near Fine


It's all here: the shapely majesty of the locomotives of the Big Four, with emphasis on the Great Western, set landscapes of Constable calmness'; the stations, accurate in every evocative period detail; the hidden rituals of the engine shed; the porters, signalmen and passengers who were privileged to play their part in this glorious panorama. The top front corner of the D/W shows light wear. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Don Breckon's Great Western Railway

By: Don Breckon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles: 1989

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 03885

ISBN: 071538872X

Condition: Near Fine


With many paintings that have not been seen before, Don Breckon concentrates on his favourite subject, the Great Western Railway - the artist's railway its variety, precision and neatness, the railway that enhanced the countryside through which it ran. The D/W shows light marking and shelf wear. A good, and tight copy. View more info

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L' Eternel Fe'minin ; From Renoir to Picasso

By: Doschka, Roland

Price: £18.00

Publisher: GmBH, Prestael: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02478

ISBN: 379131730X

Condition: Very Good


Works by great artists have been combined in a unique study celebrating Women as a goddess, mother, wife, lover, and femme fatale. Key paintings in oil by each of these artists evoke a kaleidoscope of different sensual, sexual, and maternal emotions. Many of the 80 works , which have rarely, if ever, been published, come from well known private collections all over the world. The D/W has a large tear on the back panel ,but which has been repaired with a paper patch on t... View more info

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Wild Flowers : Month by Month in their Natural Haunts.( Two Vol Set.)

By: Edward Step F.L.S.

Price: £40.00

Publisher: UK, Frederick Warne & Co.: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04409

Condition: Good


This is a Two Volume set of a Wild Flowers guide done in a month by month guide, it is illustrated with one hundred and seventy - six black and white photographs by the author. The green boards show wear to the extremities and corners, and the text block is tanned and spotted. For their age they are still tight and reasonably square. View more info

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Banksy

By: Ellsworth-Jones, Will

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Aurum Press: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03166

ISBN: 1845136993

Condition: Very Good


For someone who shuns the limelight to the extent of concealing his real name, Banksy is remarkably famous. His street art in London is now the subject of guide books and walking tours. His artwork sells for six-figure sums at auction, but who is Banksy? The author sets out to try to discover the identity of this mysterious modern day street artist. There is a small indentation on the front cover. A very clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Arts in Early England: The Life of Saxon England in it's Relation to the Arts

By: G. Balwin Brown, M.A.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Uk, John Murry Publishers Ltd: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04226

Condition: Good


This book deals with some of the facts of religious and social life that underlie the early history of English art. illustrated throughout with line drawings and maps. The green boards are worn down the spine which on one side has a closed split, and along its edges and corners. The front end paper and paste-down have light foxing .The text block is rough cut. View more info

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Out with Garibaldi : A story of the Liberation of Italy

By: G.A.Henty

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Forgotten Books : classic reprint Series.: 2012

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04212

ISBN: 1000260496

Condition: Very Good


This is a Forgotten Books' Classic Reprint Series utilizes the latest technology to regenerate facsimiles of historically important writings. Careful attention has been made to accurately preserve the original format of each page whilst digitally enhancing the quality of the aged text. This could be a print on Demand book. View more info

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Giles : Fifteenth Series.

By: Giles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Daily Express Publication: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02886

Condition: Very Good


Giles fifteenth cartoon annual for 1960 - 1961. The text block is tanned and there is creasing to the spine and there is a crease down the back panel. View more info

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Giles: Sixteenth Series

By: Giles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Daily Express Publication: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02887

Condition: Very Good


Giles sixteenth cartoon annual on current affairs for 1961 - 1962. The spine of the jacket is tanned , has is the text block edges. There is a small tear at the base of the back panel. View more info

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Giles : Eighteenth Series

By: Giles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Daily Express Publication: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02888

Condition: Very Good


Giles eighteenth Series of his annual current affairs cartoon annual for 1963 - 1964. The text block is tanned and the head of the spine is torn. View more info

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Giles : Twelth Series.

By: Giles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Daily Express Publication: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02890

Condition: Very Good


Giles twelfth series of the cartoon current affairs book for 1957 - 1958. There is creasing to the spine and wear to the base of the spine and some of the pages have light spotting to them. View more info

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Giles : Nineteenth Series.

By: Giles

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Daily Express Publication: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02891

Condition: Very Good


Giles nineteenth annual cartoon book on current affairs for 1964-1965. There is wear to the spine ends and tanned edges to the text block with some light spotting. View more info