Category: Art & Antiques


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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

Let's Collect Goss China

By: Hedges, A A C

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Jarrold: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11203

ISBN: 0853068364

Condition: Fine

Illustrated laminated covers. Many colour illustrations. A clean, tight copy. A guide to the collection of victorian armorial china View more info

Silver Collecting for Amateurs

By: Henderson, James

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Muller: 1968

Seller ID: 15721

Condition: Very Good

144pp, complete dustjacket, a little rubbed to edges. B + w illustrations. Previous owner's name hidden under turnover flap, otherwise internally very clean. What to look for in collecting antique silver, and how to care for it. View more info

The Cornish Wonder A Portrait of John Opie

By: Hendra, Viv

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Truran: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16736

ISBN: 1850222169

Condition: Very Good

197pp, illustrated laminated soft covers. Colour illustrations. Gift inscription to the title page, otherwise a very clean copy. A biography of the painter 1761 - 1807 who was Professor of Painting at the Royal Academy, and friend of Mary Wollstonecraft etc. View more info

Paul and Thomas Sandby

By: Herrmann, Luke

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Batsford & Victoria & Albert Museum: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16733

ISBN: 0713447893

Condition: Fine

175pp, colour illustrated card covers. Many colour and b + w illustrations. A vey clean, tight copy. The life and work of the watercolour artist, and a catalogue of his works in the Victoria and Albert Museum. View more info

A Documentary History of Art Volume I The Middle Ages and the Renaissance

By: Holt, Elizabeth Gilmore (ed)

Price: £2.50

Publisher: Doubleday Anchor: 1111

Seller ID: 15697

ISBN: 0385093209

Condition: Very Good

Probably 1970s reprint of the second editon of 1957. 380pp, illustrated softback covers, with light creases to spine. B + w illustrations. Internally clean and tight. A classic collection of documents on artistic life from 1003 to the 16th centuries and Lenoardo and Durer. View more info

English Pottery and Porcelain

By: Honey, W B

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Black: 1949

Seller ID: 7154

Condition: Very Good

4th edition. 271pp, dark red cloth covered boards. B + w photographs and drawings. Ex reference library, so label to inner board and small stamps to the margins of some of the plates, otherwise a clean 'reading copy' of a classic work - the author was Keeper for many years at the Victoria and Albert Museum. View more info

The Companion Guide To Venice

By: Honour, Hugh

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Collins: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5620

Condition: Very Good

First edition. 288pp, brown boards , a little rubbed to edges, with gilt title. Endpaper maps and b + w photographs, maps and plans. Ribbon bookmark. Previous owner's inititals to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean.. The classic guide book to Venice. View more info

Lost Examples Of Colonial Architecture

By: Howells, John Mead

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Dover: 1963

Seller ID: 2063

Condition: Very Good

244pp of plates. 1st reprint of the 1931 edition, with the addition of the index. Soft covers, a little grubby, but internally clean. Eighteenth century American buildings View more info

The Fashionable Stone

By: Hudson, Kenneth

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Adams & Dart: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13335

ISBN: 023900668

Condition: As New

120pp, complete dustjacket a very little faded to spine. B + w illustrations. A very clean copy. The history of Bath and Portland stone, the limestone quarries and the use of the stone in architecture. View more info

The Pocket Book of Furniture

By: Hughes, Therle

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Country Life: 1973

Seller ID: 14865

ISBN: 0600430677

Condition: Very Good

416pp, complete dustjacket in removeable plastic sleeve. Over 1,000 b + w drawings. Gift inscription on flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. A useful guide to the types and changing styles of furniture through the centuries. View more info

'Draughtsmanship' edited by the Professional Staff of the Bennett College For The Use of Students Vol 1

By: Ingham, Edward

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sheffield, The Bennett College: 1111

Seller ID: 5335

Condition: Very Good

Probably 1920s. Volume 1. 243pp, brown cloth covered boards. Many b + w illustrations and drawings. Previous owner's name on flyleaf, a couple of spots of foxing on foredge, otherwise internally clean. Includes pulleys, shafts, pipes etc. Part of the Reference Library of the Bennett College series. View more info

The Oldie's Little Book of Toons

By: Ingrams, Richard (ed)

Price: £2.00

Publisher: John Brown for Oldie: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15504

ISBN: 1902212401

Condition: Fine

Pocket sized book of 96pp with colour illustrated covers. B + w cartoons to each page, from The Oldie magazine. A very clean copy. View more info

The Phaidon Companion to Art and Artists in the British Isles

By: Jacobs, Michael and Warner, Malcolm

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Phaidon: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16745

ISBN: 0714819328

Condition: Very Good

319pp, complete illustrated dustjacket. 297 illustrations, including 72 in colour. A few very small, light spots of foxing to the foredge, otherwise internally very clean. A guide to the places in Britain and Ireland with which artists have been associated, and a list of the principal places their work can be seen. View more info

Discover Britain's Historic Houses Yorkshire

By: Jenkins, Simon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Reader's Digest: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12822

ISBN: 0276440668

Condition: Fine

Amended edition. Large format. 192pp. Illustrated boards. A very clean copy. A guide, with many colour illustrations, to the 92 most impressive or unusual historic houses of Yorkshire. View more info

Finishing Touches

By: John, Augustus

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Readers Union and Jonathan Cape, 1954: 1966

Seller ID: 13756

Condition: Fine

Edited and Introduced by Daniel George. 157pp, complete dustjacket by Christine Marsh with a couple of small nicks to edges. B + w illustrations. Internally very clean. The last volume of reminiscences, includes Isadora Duncan, Dylan Thomas, Sickert, Rothenstein, Gogarty, Wyndham Lewis, Whistler, Orpen Roy Campbell, etc. View more info

John Varley 1778 - 1842

By: Kauffmann, C M

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Batsford & Victoria & Albert Museum: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16732

ISBN: 0713434031

Condition: Fine

190pp, colour illustrated card covers. Many colour and b + w illustrations. A little sun faded to the spine, otherwise a very clean, tight copy. The life and work of the watercolour artist, and a catalogue of his works in the Victoria and Albert Museum. View more info

Views of Rome From the Thomas Ashby Collection in the Vatican Library

By: Keaveney, Raymond

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Scala Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11724

ISBN: 093574892X

Condition: Very Good

A large, heavy book of 304pp, with laminated illustrated soft covers. 81 full-page colour illustrations, with their descriptions. A clean Near Fine copy. View more info

John Kent Venezia Guida a Colori Della Citta

By: Kent, John

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Rizzoli: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16254

ISBN: 8817240664

Condition: Good

Text in Italian. 192pp. red boards. Ribbon bookmark. Place and date written to flyleaf, some numbers written over the buildings in the Grand Canal section, otherwise clean. Each page has a colour illustration in the form of a location map with pictures of the buildings and notes on them. A good working copy of a useful guidebook. View more info