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The Layton Type Book

By: N/A

Price: £36.13

Publisher: London, C & c Layton: 0

Sellers ID: 00668

Condition: Poor


This book is for anyone interested in the craft of printing and particularly the laying out of type, that is composing.It is full of type faces and borders used in this very important craft.The book itself has seen use , the spine is torn top and bottom and worn around the edges but the pages are all intact. View more info

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Ottagono

By: N/A

Price: £18.08

Sellers ID: 02497

Condition: Good


This is a design book for Italian manufacturers , from taps, beds ,furniture and electrical goods, to 1930's designed Bugatti's. The covers show signs of shelf ware. View more info

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Dr Martens Air Wair with bouncing soles.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Air Wair Ltd: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03156

Condition: Very Good


This is the history of Dr Martens , how it transformed from a workwear boot that was at one point sold as a gardening shoe, into one of the definitive subcultural icons of the twentieth century? It is a strange story... There are bumps to the corners of the black boards, and the D/J shows light shelf-wear to its edges. Otherwise a tight and clean copy. View more info

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Flemish Drawings of the Seventeenth Century

By: N/A

Price: £11.30

Publisher: 1972

Sellers ID: 02344

Condition: Very Good


This is a catalogue of some of the pictures from the collection of Frits Lugt on display in several museums and galleries throughout Europe in 1972. The spine shows light ware to the edges. View more info

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A Celebration of Marine Art; Sixty Years of the Royal Society of Marine Artists

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Bounty Books: 2005

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03409

ISBN: 0753711397

Condition: Near Fine


The Royal Society of Marine Artists has been a focal point for some of Britain's best artists for more than sixty years. The first edition of this book has become a sought-after collectors item. Tens years on, the second edition brings the story of the Royal Society of Marine Artists up-to-date with over twenty additional artists and some fine new images. There is creasing on the front flap and the front and rear panel shows light shelf-wear. View more info

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Rita Wolff Watercolours 1985.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Academy Editions: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02489

ISBN: 0856708798

Condition: Very Good


The paintings of Rita Wolff extend far beyond the realism of a place and a time. they are a symbolist quest for the reality of an authoritative world and a search for the artistic means for its reconstruction. They show us a world which oscillate between compassion and melancholy. The covers show light shelf ware and there is a small crease across the top corner on the back board. View more info

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Illustrator Illustrated

By: N/A

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Gene've/ Suisse, Roto Vision: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00891

ISBN: 2880460042

Condition: Very Good


This is the second book in the series which contains the work of over 300 top illustrators, graphists and designers from 19 countries. With over 1000 colour illustrations in its 384 pages this book is for anyone involved in visual communication as well as those who just like to see the ingenuity of man's hand and mind. The D/W is slightly baggy with some creasing and the book is foxed down the page edges. View more info

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Legend of Lord Snooty and his Pals

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., D.C.Thomson & Co Ltd: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02395

ISBN: 0851166911

Condition: Very Good


Lord Snooty and his pals made their first appearance in issue No. 1 of ' The Beano' in 1938. This book contains a selection of Snooty's adventure from the past 60 years, featuring the artwork of the famous Dudley D. Watkins. The DW is priced clipped and as light creasing to the edges. View more info

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Mondrian

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: 1981, Baltimore Museum of Art: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04143

Condition: Very Good


Pieter Cornelis Mondrian was a dutch artist. An important contributor to the De Stigl art movement. He evolved a non-representational form which consisted of a grid of vertical and horizontal black lines and the use of three primary colours. Illustrated with colour and black and white drawings. There is a small tear to the base of the spine View more info

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Tintoretto E La Favola Di Leda.

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Italy, Gruppo Ve Ge': 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03272

Condition: Very Good


This book is written entirely in Italian. it is full of colour plates of the artist to accompany the text. There are two small indentations on the cream board top edge. It does not have a D/W. A good, clean and tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive View more info

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Solis

By: A. A. Attanasio

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Hodder & Stoughton: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04246

ISBN: 0450606422

Condition: Very Good


Solis' is another masterwork of the science fiction imagination by the acclaimed author of " Radix " and " The Last Legends of Earth" A.A.Attanasio. The text block is tanned, and the d/w is price clipped. A good, clean copy. View more info

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Medusa.

By: Achilleos, Chris

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, BCA: 1988

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 02267

ISBN: 1850280517

Condition: Very Good


This edition gives a unique insight into the working methods through which Chris Achilleos produces his enormous range of mesmerizing imagery, from seductive Amazonian beauties to fiendish barbaric aliens. The light brown boards and the D/W shows light shelf ware. View more info

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Beauty and the Beast.

By: Achilleos, Chris

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, BCA: 1985

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 02268

ISBN: 0905895460

Condition: Very Good


Beauty and the beast is a book of heroic fantasy, a collection of the commercial illustrations of Chris Achilleos. The pictures are a bizarre amalgam of savage imagery drawn from the East and West. from the primordial ooze to the cataclysmic future. The boards and D/W shows signs of light shelf ware. View more info

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Resistance: Memoirs of Occupied France

By: Agnes Humbert

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 2008

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04326

ISBN: 0747595976

Condition: Near Fine


Written with the immediacy of events just lived, Resistance' stands today as a testament to one woman's indomitable spirit, and as an eloquent tribute to the sacrifice and courage of her comrades who did not survive. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Prefect

By: Alastair Reynolds

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Gollancz: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04251

ISBN: 0575077166

Condition: Very Good


The mastersinger of the space opera returns to the world of ' RevelationSpace', his international bestseller. The Prefect: a rollercoaster ride through the dark and turbulent universe of Revelation Space: an interstellar thriller where nothing - and no one - is what they seem... There is a small inscription on the front paste - down in ink. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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House of Suns

By: Alastair Reynolds

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Gollancz: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04256

ISBN: 0575077174

Condition: Very Good


House of Suns is a dazzling, dizzying space opera with a hard SF heart in a glorious new universe: this is Alistair Reynolds at the very top of his game. There is light wear to the extremities of the D/W and a tiny tear to the head of the spine. A goo, tight copy. View more info

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Drawings from the Ter Borch Studio Estate Vol 1.

By: Alison McNeil Kettering

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Staatsuitgeverij: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04410

ISBN: 9012058147

Condition: Near Fine


This fifth volume in the series of catalogues is ,like Volume IV ( Rembrandt ), monographic in character. But instead of treating just one artist, it is dedicated to seven, all members of the Ter Borch family. A thousand sheets have been described more than any other volume in this series. The D/W has wear to its extremities. A good, tight copy. View more info

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A Tangle of Otters

By: Anderson, Ian Saint-Barbe & Gabrielle Bordewich

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Lutterworth Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03472

ISBN: 0718826167

Condition: Very Good


Vividly and movingly Ian Anderson tells the story of a year in the life of a family of otters , and Gabrielle Bordewich's masterly drawings show the otters in all their grace and beauty and tell visual terms a story distinguished by its naturalness and integrity. The D/j shows light shelf wear with crimping to its edges and is priced clipped. View more info

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Stone and Man: A Photographic Exploration

By: Andreas Feininger

Price: £15.00

Publisher: USA, Dover Publications Inc: 1979

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 03887

ISBN: 0486237567

Condition: Very Good


Andreas Feininger, noted photographer of man and the city ( New York in the Forties ) takes a photographic journey to discover man's intimate involvement with stone. 106 beautifully reproduced photographs portray unforgettable and forgotten structures in stone. There is an inscription on the inside of the front cover which is also lightly tanned as is the inside of the back cover, and the outside of the covers are a little creased and worn . Still a good , tight copy. View more info

A Group Photograph - Before, Now & in-Between: A History & Art Project 2016

By: Andrew Tatham

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Belgium, Arvo Veritas: 2015

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 04040

ISBN: 0993530206

Condition: Very Good


In 1994 Andrew Tatham came across a First World War group photograph and set off on a quest to find the relatives of all 46 men in the picture. Twenty one years of research and creation later and that single photograph had turned into artworks and exhibits filling a hall two full tennis courts in size at In Flanders Fields Museum in Ypres. This book stands in its own right even without going to the exhibition. A good , clean and tight book View more info