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Eyewitness: Hungarian photography in the Twentieth Century - Brassai, Capa, Kertesz, Moholy-Nagy, Munkacsi, Baki, Peter et al.
1 Baki, Peter et al. Eyewitness: Hungarian photography in the Twentieth Century - Brassai, Capa, Kertesz, Moholy-Nagy, Munkacsi
London The Royal Academy of Arts 2011 190571176X / 9781905711765 1st Edition Cloth Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Bright yellow cloth with title in silver on spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fine, with just a hint of shelfwear. 239pp. 183 b/w plates. This book was published to accompany the exhibition of Hungarian Photography in the Twentieth Century held at the Royal Academy of Arts, London from 30 June to 2 October 2011. It examines how the photographers Brassai, Capa, Kertesz, Moholy-Nagy and Mukacsi revolutionised photojournalism and art photography in the first half of the 20th century, and is illustrated with their major works and a number by their contemporaries, in many cases using vintage prints from Hungarian collections. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Little White Bird, Barrie, J.M.
2 Barrie, J.M. The Little White Bird
London Hodder and Stoughton 1902 Buckram Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Black buckram with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers. Cloth of spine beginning to split at outer joints Previous owners name on small white label on front pastedown and a further previous owners name in ink on front endpaper, with the date 1925. Some foxing to endpapers, title page and first and last few pages of text. 312pp. B/w frontispiece of a childs map of Kensington Gardens. This book was a precursor to Peter Pan, and introduces his character and mythology. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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3 Boyce, Peter The Genus Arum
London The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew/HMSO 1993 0112500854 / 9780112500858 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Grey cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. Not price-clipped. 196pp. 16 colour plates. A Kew Magazine monograph. This book, written both for the botanist and the plantsman, is the most compete revision yet published of this interesting genus of 25 species of tuberous Eurasian herbs. The complex taxonomy and nomenclature of the genus (including the historical development of the name Arum) are dealt with, and the morphology, anatomy, chemistry, pollination biology and cultivation of the genus are covered. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, Carroll, Lewis
4 Carroll, Lewis Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass
White Plains, New York Peter Pauper Press 1984 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Two volume set in slipcase. The two books are in fine condition with no inscriptions. The dustjackets are also in fine condition. Light foxing to fore-edge of textblock of both books. The slip case is in fair to good condition with sunning and soiling to the edges.Illustrations by John Tenniel. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Ernest Gimson and the Cotswold Group of Craftsmen: A Catalogue of Works by Ernest Gimson, Ernest and Sidney Barnsley and Peter Waals, in the collections of Leicestershire Museums, Carrutthers, Annette
5 Carrutthers, Annette Ernest Gimson and the Cotswold Group of Craftsmen: A Catalogue of Works by Ernest Gimson, Ernest and Sidney Barnsley and Peter Waals, in the collections of Leicestershire Museums
Leicester Leicestershire Art Galleries, Museums and Records Service 1978 0850220386 / 9780850220384 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Previous owners name neatly written at top of front endpaper. Binding sound. 92pp. Many b/w illustrations. The collection of work by Ernest Gimson, Ernest and Sidney Barnsley and Peter Waals described in this catalogue was started in 1919, the year of Gimson's death, when his widow presented to Leicester City Museum architectural drawings by Gimson for the new Federal Capital of Australia. Over the next twenty years several important gifts were received from Sydney Gimson and the nucleus of a fine collection was formed. This catalogue includes sections on furniture, chairs, plasterwork, metalwork, other designs and architecture, with an initial section on the history of the group. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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6 Compton, Susan Henry Moore
London The Royal Academy of Arts & Weidenfeld & Nicholson 1988 0297793047 / 9780297793045 First Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers, and just a hint of sunning to edges of text. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 304pp. Profusely illustrated in colour and b/w. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of sculptures, pictures and drawings by Henry Moore held at the Royal Academy in London from 16 September to 11 December, 1988. It includes essays by Richard Cork and Peter Fuller. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Architecture: Action and Plan, Cook, Peter
7 Cook, Peter Architecture: Action and Plan
London/New York Studio Vista/Reinhold 1967 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers and a small vertical tear (approx one inch) to the top of the rear cover. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 96pp. Many b/w illustrations. Architecture is seen in this book as a series of ideas based on fundamental human motives and aspirations, the three-dimensional extension of our personalities. The buildings and experimental projects illustrated are largely taken from the 20th century and the author attempts to read their significance with reference to the world of our own experience. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Bartlett Book of Ideas, Cook, Peter (ed.)
8 Cook, Peter (ed.) Bartlett Book of Ideas
London The Bartlett School of Architecture 2000 0953902102 / 9780953902101 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. 144pp. 215 illustrations, mostly in colour. London's Bartlett School of architecture was rocked in the 1990s' by a storm of design experimentation, shattering the conventional boundaries of architecture. The student projects illustrated in this book accompanied by extracts from student texts and conversations between Bartlett teachers show the range of approaches displayed by Bartlett students over that decade. 
Price: 26.00 GBP
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London: The Art of Georgian Building, Cruickshank, Dan and Wyld, Peter
9 Cruickshank, Dan and Wyld, Peter London: The Art of Georgian Building
London and New York The Architectural Press/Architectural Book Publishing Co. 1975 0851393748 / 9780851393742 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Black hardcover with title in silver on spine.Condition: Very good, with previous owners name on front endpaper. Binding sound. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear and very light sunning to spine. 232pp. Many b/w illustrations. Invaluable as a pattern book for all architects and designers involved in restoration work, this book begins in 1680 and closes in about 1830. It reveals the extent, variety and unique craftsmanship of the networks of minor Georgian terraces and squares which distinguish London from any other city in the world. 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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Arthur Ballard - Liverpool Artist & Teacher, Davies, Peter
10 Davies, Peter Arthur Ballard - Liverpool Artist & Teacher
Abertillery, Gwent Old Bakehouse Publications 1996 1874538956 / 9781874538950 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Light foxing to title page. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 124pp. 14 colour and many b/w illustrations. This book tells the life story of the Liverpool artist, Athur Ballard (1915-1994), who was Stuart Sutcliffe and John Lennon's tutor at Liverpool College of Art and perhaps the most significant painter and teacher of his generation on Merseyside. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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11 Fell, Peter An Appreciation of Abbotsbury
Weymouth, Dorset The Trustees of the Strangways Estate 1973 First Edition Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Oblong octavo. Softcover. Dark orange photographic covers. Condition: Very good, with very light soiling and shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 170pp. plus 10pp. of plans. Profusely illustrated in b/w. This book lists, with photographs, the majority of the houses in Abbotsbury, and is a companion document to "The Abbotsbury Village Plan" prepared by the West Dorset District Council. Sections include the origins of the village, the village in its setting, roads and lanes, and building types. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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London: The New Scene, Friedman, Martin (intro.)
12 Friedman, Martin (intro.) London: The New Scene
Minneapolis, Minnesota The Walker Art Center 1965 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Good, with general light soiling and shelfwear to covers. Binding sound. 72pp. Many b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by contemporary British artists held at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis in 1965 which then toured to other museums in the USA and Canada. The artists in the exhibition included Peter Blake, David Hockney, Allen Jones, Robyn Denny and Joe Tilson. The show was designed to illustrate the vitality of the London art world at the time. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Bertie's Escapade, Grahame, Kenneth
13 Grahame, Kenneth Bertie's Escapade
London Methuen & Co.Ltd. 1949 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall Ernest H.Shepard 
Salmon pink paper covered boards with title in black on spine and front cover. Condition: Very good, with slight warping to front cover. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear and two small chunks missing to top of front cover of jacket and a small repaired tear to top of rear of jacket.Not price-clipped. Beautifully illustrated with b/w line drawings by E.H.Shepard. 42pp. This book tells the story of Bertie "a bold black pig who roused by Marlow church bells practising for Christmas, set out with the rabbits, Peter and Benjie, to sing carols". 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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Die Metall Werkstatt am Bauhaus, Hahn, Peter (foreword)
14 Hahn, Peter (foreword) Die Metall Werkstatt am Bauhaus
Berlin, Germany Kupfergraben 1992 3891814054 / 9783891814055 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
NB: Text is in German throughout. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition held at the Bauhaus-Archiv Museum fur Gestaltung, Berlin in 1992. 331pp. 348 b/w plates. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Bauhaus Furniture: A Legend Reviewed/Bauhaus-mobel: Eine Legende wird besichtigt, Hahn, Peter (intro.)
15 Hahn, Peter (intro.) Bauhaus Furniture: A Legend Reviewed/Bauhaus-mobel: Eine Legende wird besichtigt
Berlin Bauhaus Archive 2002 3922613160 / 9783922613169 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
NB: Dual text in English and German. Softcover. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 349pp. Many colour and b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition held at the Bauhaus Archive, Berlin from 31st October 2002 to 10th March 2003. It focuses on the wealth and diversity of what was produced at the school in the relatively short period 1919-1933. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Painter and Sculptor, Vol.1., No.1, Hayman, Patrick (ed.)
16 Hayman, Patrick (ed.) The Painter and Sculptor, Vol.1., No.1
London Painter and Sculptor Press 1958 Soft cover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Card-covered stapled magazine. Condition: Fair to good, front cover beginning to separate from staples at spine. General light shelfwear to covers and text. Pages, 9, 28 and 29 have some smudging. Staples beginning to rust in centre, causing some light rust staining to immediate surrounding area. 29pp. Several b/w illustrations. Includes essays on Cecil Collins, Peter Lanyon and Picasso, as well as an essay by Lindsay Anderson entitled "a Polish film" and Stefan Themerson on Art and Science. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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17 Khoroche, Peter Ivon Hitchens
London Andre Deutsch 1990 0233986073 / 9780233986074 First Edition Cloth Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Dark brown cloth with titles in gilt on spine and Hitchens signature in gilt on front cover. Condition: Fine, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear and just a hint of sunning where front of jacket meets the spine. Not price-clipped. 277pp. 100 colour plates. 70 b/w illustrations.This book was the first full-length study of Ivon Hitchens (1893-1979) life and art. He is widely regarded as one of Britains outstanding landscape artists of the 20th century. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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Ivon Hitchens: The Flower Paintings, Khoroche, Peter (intro.)
18 Khoroche, Peter (intro.) Ivon Hitchens: The Flower Paintings
London Jonathan Clark & Co. 2007 Soft cover Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover with acetate dustjacket. Condition: Fine. No inscriptions. This 21 item catalogue was published to accompany the exhibition of work by Ivon Hitchens (1893-1979) held at Jonathan Clark & Co, London in 2007. It was the first exhibition to be devoted entirely to his flower pieces. Beautifully produced, it includes a three page introduction by Peter Khoroche as well as colour plates (21 including 5 folding) of each painting in the exhibition. 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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Peter Kinley (1926-1988): Painting & Sculpture, Kinley, Catherine (intro.)
19 Kinley, Catherine (intro.) Peter Kinley (1926-1988): Painting & Sculpture
London Osborne Samuel 2006 0954978323 / 9780954978327 Soft cover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover: Condition: Fine, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions apart from the figure 30 neatly written in red on p.7.This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Peter Kinley held at the Osborne Samuel gallery, London from 18th May to 10th June 2006. Loosely inserted is an invitation to the exhibition. 51pp. Many colour illustrations. The catalogue includes essays on Kinley by his wife Catherine, and the art critic, Norbert Lynton. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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20 Klee, Felix (ed.) The diaries of Paul Klee 1898-1918
London Peter Owen 1965 Cloth Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First British Commonwealth edition. Black cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, binding sound, text clean apart from very light soiling to page facing title page. Dustjacket condition: Fair, shelfwear to jacket edges with a couple of small tears and chips to head of spine. Spin lightly sunned. Not price-clipped. 424pp. Many b/w plates and illustrations. The "Diaries" were not originally intended for publication, but merely for Klees' own reflection, and until his death in 1940 they had not even been seen by his own family. They are a marvellous reflection of the individual world of on of the most important artists of the twentieth century. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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