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AirShow

By: Castle, Philip

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Paper Tiger.: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02269

ISBN: 1850280444

Condition: Very Good


Philip Castle has long been recognised as a pioneer and master of airbrush art.This book AIRSHOW is a lucid insight into the career of an artist who has remained at the peak of his profession for over twenty years. The D/W and boards show light signs of shelf ware and the D/W is also priced clipped, and has some tanning to the back cover. View more info

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Charles L Peterson: Of Time and Place

By: Charles L.Peterson

Price: £20.00

Publisher: USA, White Door Pub Co: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04208

ISBN: 0964343819

Condition: Very Good


Of Time and Place is a book of art featuring paintings by one of the most accomplished and most popular artists of our time. It is a book of stories; stories that read differently for each of us based on where we are and where we have been. Beautifully illustrated throughout with the artists work. There is light shelf wear to the soft covers. A good, clean and tight book. View more info

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Complete Peanuts 1955-1956

By: Charles M. Schulz (illustrator), Matt Groening

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Canongate Books Ltd: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03816

ISBN: 184767075X

Condition: Fine


The third volume of the acclaimed Complete Peanuts series includes such landmarks as Linus's first spoken words, Charlie Brown's first baseball humiliation, and a hilarious series of impressions by an ever-more- Snoopyish Snoopy. All this and " Pig-Pen". The D/w shows signs of shelf wear. View more info

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Wireless: The Essential Charles Stross

By: Charles Stross

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Orbit: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04298

ISBN: 1841497711

Condition: Near Fine


This is an essential collection for anybody who enjoys their SF smart, witty and relevant, and will illustrate perfectly why award-winning editor and anthologist Gardner Dozois, declared ' Where Charles Stross goes today, the rest of science fiction goes tomorrow'. A good clean copy. View more info

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The Paintings Of The Royal Collection: A Thematic Exploration

By: Christopher Lloyd

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Royal Collection Pubns: 2003

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04132

ISBN: 1902163591

Condition: Very Good


This exploration of the paintings in the Royal Collection looks at the patronage of the four greatest royal collectors - Charles I, George III, George IV and Queen Victoria.It offers a fascinating introduction to the collection, and to the complex relationship between artist and royal patron. There are also over 200 colour illustrations. The covers show some light shelf wear. View more info

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Fungi ; Britain's Wild Larder

By: Claire Loewenfeld

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Faber & Faber Ltd: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04588

Condition: Very Good


In this book the author has not only collected much interesting information about British Fungi, but offers clear and simple aids to identification of both edible and poisonous kinds, together with hints on where and what time of the year to discover them. There are illustrations of the most important species. The text block is tanned on the end papers and page edges. The D/W has small tears to the head and base of the spine which has been faded, it is also priced clipped. View more info

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Victorian Cottages

By: Clayton -payne Andrew

Price: £14.00

Publisher: london, weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1993

Sellers ID: 01756

ISBN: 0297831933

Condition: Very Good


The book is full of paintings of victoria cottages by various artists of the times, its in very good condition View more info

A Photographic History of the Beatles

By: Clayton Marieand Tim Hill

Price: £13.55

Publisher: Bath Somerset., Parragon: 2010

Sellers ID: 01076

ISBN: 1445405326

Condition: Very Good


The book and dw are in very good order and is not price clipped. View more info

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Watercolours of The Norwich School

By: Clifford Derek

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Cory,adams & Mackay Ltd: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00219

Condition: Very Good


This is the first serious study of watercolourists of the Norwich School for many years, and it is also the first time that any regional group of English water-colour artists has been treated on this scale or manner. This is a first edition hardback book in V/G condition it has file copy hand-written on the ffep, the D/W is in a protective cover but is badly chipped and torn. View more info

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Great Railway Photographers: H.C. Casserley

By: Colin Garratt

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Milepost Publishing: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04238

ISBN: 1900193558

Condition: Very Good


This work on H.C. Casserly contains 102 pictures. many previously unpublished. They are brought alive by text and caption written by his son Richard who brings a unique and authoritative insight into his father's work. The D/W has been price clipped. View more info

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Great Railway Photographers : Maurice Earley

By: Colin. Garratt

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Milepost: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04239

ISBN: 1900193604

Condition: Very Good


Maurice Earley's pictures are beautiful to look at and technically perfect. He was widely regarded as the finest technician in the history of railway photography. This book contains 72 Earley classics which have immediate appeal to anyone interested in railways or photography. The D/w as been priced clipped. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Rembrandt

By: Connaissance Des Arts

Price: £12.00

Publisher: France, Connaissance Des arts: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04070

Condition: Very Good


This special issue of the leading French art magazine, " Connaissance Des Art " was prepared in collaboration with the organizers of the Rembrandt exhibition. Most of the works in the show are reproduced in colour. On the front cover there is a sticker which states " The Exhibition as seen by Its Organizers." There is also a little light wear to the covers edge. View more info

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Edwin Smith: Photographs, 1935-1971

By: Cook, Olive

Price: £28.00

Publisher: UK, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03441

ISBN: 0500275564

Condition: Very Good


The subtle, unobtrusively poetic art of Edwin Smith is one of the outstanding achievements of British photography. Whether he was standing in the ruins of Pompeii, the gardens of Versailles, or a Yorkshire Farmer's kitchen, he had an unerring sense for the atmospheric moment, the telling detail, the precise juxtaposition of objects Olive Cook has selected over 250 photographs, some of them classics, others never previously published, to reveal the different sides of his genius. There is light marking on the leaves of the text block, the soft covers shows shelf wear to its edges and front and ... 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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Wildlife Photographer of the Year

By: Cox, Rosamund Kidman

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Ebury Publishing: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01961

ISBN: 1846077605

Condition: Very Good


This outstanding collection of pictures represents the work of more than 80 professional and amateur photographers from 24 countries. It comprises all the winning and commended photographs from the Veolia Environnement Wildlife Photographer of the year 2009 competition. All these photographs celebrate the splendour , drama and variety of life on earth. There is some light rippling to the edge of the D/W. View more info

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Heywood Sumner's Wessex

By: Cunliffe, Barry

Price: £16.50

Publisher: UK., Roy Gasson Associater: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02792

ISBN: 0948495014

Condition: Very Good


In this anthology Barry Cunliffe tells the story of Heywood Sumners life, introduces a selection of his writings on Wessex subjects and looks at his achievement as a naturalist, topographer and archaeologist. Fifty black-and-white illustrations and eight pages of colour plates show Sumner's delight in his adopted countryside. There are a couple of bumps to the base of the blue boards and the DJ shows shelf ware to its edges with a little creasing to its rear panel at the head. View more info

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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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The Flora of Cornwall and Supplement.

By: Davey. F.H.

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, EP Publishing: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03493

ISBN: 071581334X

Condition: Fine


Here reprinted is the standard Flora of Cornwall originally published in 1909 together with the latter supplement of 1922. It includes a new foreword by L.J.Margetts to both the Flora and Supplement together with a revised combined index. A good ,clean and tight copy. 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 Bomberg : Spirit in the Mass

By: David Bomberg; Richard Cork

Price: £40.00

Publisher: UK, Abbot Hall Art Gallery: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04674

ISBN: 1902498283

Condition: Very Good


This is an exhibition catalogue of the paintings by David Bloomberg at the Abbots hall in Kendal in 2006. Full of colour illustrations of the artist's work. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info