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Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Ceramic Art of China Organised By the Arts Council of Great Britain and the Oriental Ceramic Society

By: Garner, Harry (Foreword) and Gray, Basil (Introduction)

Price: £20.50

Publisher: Victoria & Albert Museum: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16372

Condition: Very Good


Foreword by Harry M Garner and Introduction by Basil Gray. Catalogue with notes on the exhibits. Colour plates and a section of b + w plates. Map. Illustrated soft covers with a few small very light marks. Internally very clean and tight. Includes the Additions and Corrections slip. View more info

The Pre Raphaelite Dream

By: Gaunt, William

Price: £3.20

Publisher: The Reprint Society: 1943

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 15156

Condition: Very Good


294pp, green cloth covered boards with black leather label. Sepia illustrations. Illustrated endpapers. A clean copy. The story of the Pre-Raphaelite artists, including Rossetti, Hunt, Burne Jones, Millais, Ford Madox Brown, Arthur Hughes and William Morris. View more info

The Life and Death of Benjamin Robert Haydon 1786 - 1846

By: George, Eric

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16534

Condition: Very Good


314pp, brown cloth covered boards with a few light marks. Colour frontispiece and b + w illustrations. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally very clean. A biography of the artist, admired by Keats and Wordsworth who was also famous for his Journals. Comes with a 1996 article from The Times Magazine by Richard Cork with a reassessment of the artist. View more info

Hogarth to Cruikshank Social Change in Graphic Satire

By: George, M Dorothy

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Viking: 1987

Seller ID: 16001

ISBN: 067082111600

Condition: Fine


A large heavy book of 224pp with a complete illustrated dustjacket. 16 colour and over 200 b + w illustrations. A very clean copy. An authoritative survey of 18th century satire and social change - the three periods of Hogarth, of Rowlandson and Gillray, and the Regency. View more info

Drawings By Michelangelo in the collection of Her Majesty The Queen at Windsor Castle, The Ashmolean Museum, The British Museum and Other English Collections

By: Gere, J A (Introduction)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: British Museum: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11738

ISBN: 0714107425

Condition: Fine


Tall format. 160pp, laminated illustrated soft covers. Many b + w illustrations. The catalogue of an exhibition held at the British Museum in 1975. View more info

Giles Cartoons Thirty-sixth Series

By: Giles

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Express Newspapers: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9630

ISBN: 0850791227

Condition: Very Good


Long format. Introduction by Terry Wogan. Colour illustrated softback covers. Amusing black and white cartoons commenting on the events of 1981-82, including a couple on the royal wedding View more info

Giles Cartoons Twenty-fourth Series

By: Giles

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Beaverbrook Newspapers: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9631

Condition: Very Good


Long format. Introduction by Michael Bentine. Colour illustrated softback covers. A clean copy. Amusing black and white cartoons commenting on the events of the year 1969-70 View more info

Worship North and East of Leeds A Local History

By: Gilleghan, John

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Kingsway Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9759

ISBN: 0951919423

Condition: Very Good


304pp, illustrated softback covers with one small crease to corner. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. A Near Fine copy The churches of Harrogate, Leeds, Selby, York areas, and their history . View more info

Brasses And Brass Rubbing

By: Gittings, Clare

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Blandford: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6671

ISBN: 0713705205

Condition: Very Good


104pp, green illustrated laminated boards. Many b + w illustrations. Original owner's bookplate on flyleaf, otherwise clean. How to make and display brass rubbings, and the subjects on them. Comes with a couple of extra postcards of brasses. View more info

Looking at Prints, Drawings and Watercolours A Guide to Technical Terms

By: Goldman, Paul

Price: £4.00

Publisher: British Museum: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11736

ISBN: 0714116386

Condition: Very Good


64pp, illustrated laminated card covers. Many colour and b + w illustrations. A couple of small, very light marks to foredge, otherwise a clean copy. Useful for artists and collectors. View more info

The Story Of Art

By: Gombrich, E H

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Phaidon: 1977

Seller ID: 12569

ISBN: 0714815233

Condition: Fine


12th edition, revised and enlarged. A heavy book of 498pp with illustrated softback covers. 398 illustrations in colour and b + w. A very clean copy. The classic history of art from early times, Egypt, Greece, China, The Renaissance, through to the 20th century. View more info

The Sixteenth Century Italian Scools Excluding the Venetian

By: Gould, Cecil

Price: £4.50

Publisher: National Gallery: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14464

Condition: Very Good


194pp, softback covers with a few very small spots of foxing. Internally clean and tight. The catalogue of cinquecento paintings in the National Gallery, except for the Venetian School, including references and provenance. View more info

Millet

By: Gsell, Paul

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Bodley Head: 1928

Seller ID: 13044

Condition: Very Good


63pp, yellow cloth covered boards. 60 b + w illustrations. Previous owner's bookplate and initials, otherwise a clean copy. Part of the Masters of Modern Art series. View more info

Glass and Glassmakers

By: Haggar, H G

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Methuen: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 573

Condition: Very Good


80 pp, cloth boards, dustjacket. Flyleaf removed. Library stamps of York Technical College on title page and foredge, otherwise clean. One of the Methuen's Outlines series. View more info

The Christmas Story In Stained Glass

By: Halliday, Sonia and Lushington, Laura (illustrators)

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Lion: 1981

Seller ID: 5629

ISBN: 0856482919

Condition: As New


1st reprint. Complete dustjacket. Each page has a colour photograph by Sonia Halliday or Laura Lushington of a stained glass Christmas window from a cathedral or church, with an appropriate passage from the New International version of the Bible. View more info

Portrait of Vincent A Van Gogh Biography

By: Hanson, Lawrence & Elizabeth

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8729

Condition: Very Good


309pp. Dustjacket with porttions of loss. B + w illustrations. Original owner's name stamp on flyleaf, spots of foxing to foredge, otherwise clean. Bibliography. A biography of Vincent Van Gogh. View more info

An Illustrated Guide To The Windows of King's College Chapel Cambridge

By: Harrison, Kenneth

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Cambridge: 1953

Seller ID: 5350

Condition: Very Good


64pp, illustrated card covers with colour illustrations on both sides. B + w illustrations to the text. Corner missing to last page, not affecting text, otherwise very clean. Comes complete with 2 colour postcards illustrating details from the windows. The windows were made between 1515 and 1531. View more info

Joan Hassall's Picture Book

By: Hassall, Joan

Price: £4.00

Publisher: J L Carr: 1111

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15489

Condition: Fine


A little book of 8pp of the wood engravings produced by Joan Hassall. Illustrated card covers. A clean copy. Published probably in the 1980s by J L Carr, who wrote 'A Month in the Country'. View more info

Bellini

By: Hay, George

Price: £5.00

Publisher: T C and E C Jack:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10914

Condition: Very Good


One of the 'Masterpieces in Colour' series, probably c 1930 but with later bookplate of Greville Janner. 80pp, paper covered boards, with a little loss to front and spine. 8 colour illustrations. Internally clean. A study of the life and art of the great Venetian painter, Giovanni Bellini. View more info

The Arundel Marbles

By: Haynes, D E L

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Oxford: 1975

Seller ID: 16671

ISBN: 0900090199

Condition: Very Good


49pp, illustrated soft covers, a little rubbed to the front bottom edge. Frontispiece portrait and 27 sepia plates. Previous owner's name to the flyleaf, otherwise internally clean and tight. The history of the first major collection of classical sculptures and inscriptions in Britain, collected by Thomas Howard Earl of Arundel in the early 17th century, part of which is now in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. View more info