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Robert Hooke, 'Espinasse, Margaret
1 'Espinasse, Margaret Robert Hooke
London William Heinemann Ltd. 1956 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Black hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers, and light foxing to fore-edge of textblock. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear and light sunning to spine. Not price-clipped. 192pp. 16 b/w plates.A thorough biography of the life of the scientist and architect, Robert Hooke (1635-1703) 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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2 ? Collect This Catalogue (Sale of Modern and Contemporary Editions), November 23, 2008, New York
New York Phillips De Pury and Company 2008 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Very good, with a hint of shelfwear to the covers. This lavishly illustrated 323 item catalogue also includes four original prints by James Hyde, Hilary Harkness, William Pope.L and Kay Rosen (one print each). Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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3 ? The Jubilee of the Dovecot Tapestries 1912-1962
Edinburgh The Scottish Committee of the Arts Council of Great Britain 1962 First Edition. Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Softcover.(Stapled catalogue). Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Light foxing to corner of front cover. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Light sunning to text edges and light rusting to staples in centre. 16pp. 6 b/w plates. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition held in Edinburgh during the International Festival, 1962. Conceived by William Morris and the 3rd Marquess of Bute, from 1912 to 1940 (apart from the period of the First World War) the company was under the personal supervision of the 4th marquess of Bute and produced monumental Scottish historical tapestries. In 1946, after the second World War the design policy of the company changed, and many contemporary artists were commissioned, including Edward Bawden, Louis Le Brocquy and Graham Sutherland. Later, Sir Basil Spence commissioned a tapestry for the new Coventry Cathedral, although the Cathedral committee turned it down, and the work was later carried out in France. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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4 ? William Roberts R.A., Drawings & Watercolour 1915-1968
London D'Offay Couper Gallery 1969 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall William Roberts 
Orange card covered stapled booklet with titles and a William Roberts image in black on front cover. Condition: Good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Four page catalogue listing 43 items of work by Roberts. 12 b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition or Roberts' work held at the D'Offay Couper Gallery, Dering Street, London from 23 September to 10 October, 1969. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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John Marin - The Late Oils, Adelson, Warren (foreword)
5 Adelson, Warren (foreword) John Marin - The Late Oils
New York Adelson Galleries 2008 0981580114 / 9780981580111 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover. Condition: Good, with light cockling to top of textblock. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 53pp. 14 colour plates. This catalogue, produced to accompany the exhibition of work by John Marin held at the Adelson Galleries from November 7 to December 19, 2008, also includes an essay on the artist by William C.Agee. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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6 Arnold-Forster, Rear-Admiral At War with the Smugglers: Career of Doctor Arnold's Father
London and Melbourne Ward, Lock & Co. 1936 First Edition Cloth Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Blue cloth with titles in faded gilt on spine. Condition: Fair, covers are generally lightly shelfworn, with sunning to spine and cover edges. Light foxing to endpapers. Previous owners bookplate on half-title. Text clean, no inscriptions. No dustjacket. 256pp. 9 sepia plates (inc.frontispiece). An account of the life of an eighteenth century collector of Customs based in Cowes. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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7 Bennett, Ian (intro.) British 20th Century Studio Ceramics
Motcomb Street, London Christopher Wood Gallery 1980 First Edition Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean apart from a couple of small biro notes in the introduction and a small splashmark to p.68. 104pp. 16 colour and 68 b/w plates. This catalogue was produced to accompany an exhibition held at the Christopher Wood gallery, London in December 1980. Catalogue produced by Ian Bennett, foreword by David Queensberry, then head of ceramics at the Royal College of Art. The exhibition included work by leading 20th century studio potters, including Lucie Rie, Hans Coper, Michael Cardew and William Staite Murray. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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The Angel of Pain, Benson, E.F.
8 Benson, E.F. The Angel of Pain
London William Heinemann 1906 1st Edition Cloth Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
First UK edition (first published in the USA in 1905). Sand yellow cloth with title in black on front cover and spine. Image of a faun in black outlined by a red sunburst on front cover. Condition: Fair, covers are generally worn with some bumping to head and tail of spine. Previous owners name in pencil on front endpaper. Binding sound. Some light foxing to endpapers. 340pp. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Victorian Architecture, Betjeman, John (intro.)
9 Betjeman, John (intro.) Victorian Architecture
London Jonathan Cape 1963 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Paper covered boards with title in gilt on red hardcover spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. Not price-clipped. 306pp. 97 b/w illustrations and 11 b/w illustrations in text. This volme provides an account of the main themes of Victorian architecture as well as detailed studies of the works of the most distinguished architects of the time. Among many other contributions are Nikolaus Pevsner on Richard Norman Shaw, Robert Furneaux Jordan on Sir Joseph Paxton and Charles Handley-Read on William Burges. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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William Scott: Paintings, Bowness, Alan (ed.)
10 Bowness, Alan (ed.) William Scott: Paintings
London Lund Humphries 1964 1st Edition Cloth Very Good Fair Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Bright blue cloth with title in ochre yellow on front cover and spine. Condiiton: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair to good, generally shelfworn with some light soiling, a couple of small chips missing and a few repaired tears. Not price-clipped. 149pp.23 colour and 126 b/w plates. This is a monograph on the British painter (1913-1989). It is edited by the critic Alan Bowness who also writes the introduction and two distingushed foreign critics, Michel Ragon and Werner Schmalenbach whose shorter pieces are written in French and German. The book also contains a detailed biography, bibliography and lst of exhibitions to the date of pubication in 1964. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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11 Brown, Robert E. The Book of the Landed Estate Containing Directions for the Management and Development of the resources of Landed Property
Edinburgh and London William Blackwood & Sons 1869 Cloth Good No Jacket Book 
The book has a modern rebinding of blue cloth with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, binding sound, no inscriptions. Half-title has light soiling and browning. Occasional light foxing within text. 505pp. The appendix includes plans of estate cottages, a cropping map and an illustration of a traction engine. Includes chapters on leasing, tenant farmers, land management (including construction, maintenance, improvement of land and manures), and the valuation of estates. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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12 Burchett, E.S. Practical Plane Geometry
London and Glasgow William Collins, Sons, and Co. Cloth Fair No Jacket Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Brown cloth with titles in gilt on spine and cover. No date, but introduction is dated 1875. Condition: Fair, covers are shelfworn, particularly spine. Spine and cover corners bumped. Binding sound. Some pencil notes on blank page facing title page. Some foxing to endpapers and occasionally within text. Includes a section on constructions, i.e. how to construct various types of triangles, squares and trapezions, and sections on curves, circles and lines. Many b/w diagrams. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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My Days and Dreams Being Autobiographical Notes, Carpenter, Edward.
13 Carpenter, Edward. My Days and Dreams Being Autobiographical Notes
London George Allen & Unwin 1918 Cloth Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Third edition. (first published June 1916). Grey cloth with title in black on front cover and spine. Condition: Fair, covers are generally shelfworn with splashmarks to front cover and spine. General foxing to text and textblock edges. Browning to endpapers. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper dated 1921. 342pp. 15 b/w photographic plates plus frontispiece. One plate missing (there should be 16) - an image of Edward Carpenter in his porch. Good reading copy. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Our Sentimental Garden, Castle, Agnes and Egerton
14 Castle, Agnes and Egerton Our Sentimental Garden
London William Heinemann 1915 Cloth Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Charles Robinson 
Second impression of the 1914 first edition. Dark green cloth with title in gilt on front cover and spine. Top edge green. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers. The gilt titling on the spine is quite dulled, and slightly rubbed. Previous owners bookplate neatly at top left of front pastedown and ink inscription on reverse of front endpaper dated 1917. Scattered light foxing throughout the book, occasionally heavier in places. 305pp. 8 colour plates (inc.frontispiece) illustrated by Charles Robinson, and many b/w illustrations within text. All plates have their original tissue guards except the frontispiece, whose guard has been removed. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Evelyn Dunbar: War and Country, Clarke, Gill
15 Clarke, Gill Evelyn Dunbar: War and Country
Bristol Sansom and Company Ltd. 2006 1904537561 / 9781904537564 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear to covers.176pp. Many colour illustrations. Evelyn Dunbar (1906-1960) was described by William Rothenstein, when principal of the Royal College of Art, as one of the most promising of the younger painters, with "real genius". She was part of a neglected generation of artists whose lives are now being recognised and reappraised. This biography celebrates the range of her achievement. Scarce. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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16 Cooper, William Durrant Winchelsea: One of the Ancient Towns of the Cinque Ports
East Sussex County Library 1986 0861470613 / 9780861470617 Hardcover Very Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Republication of the book originally published by John Russell Smith, London, and Henry Osborne, Hastings, in 1850. Brown hardcover with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no marks or inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally lightly soiled and shelfworn. 264pp. Folding map of Winchelsea facing title page, and folding b/w plate in the centre of the book depicting the memorial of Gervase Alard. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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17 Elson, Martin J. Green Belts: Conflict Mediation in the Urban Fringe
London William Heinemann 1986 0434905321 / 9780434905324 First Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Green hardcover with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Fine, with previous owners name on front endpaper. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 304pp. Described by the Royal Town Planning Innstitute as the "jewel in the crown" of land use planning, green belts have been in place around most English cities for over fifty years. This book, written in 1986, was the first fully comprehensive study of green belts, and assesses the contribution made by this long-standing policy instrument to the shaping of urban areas in the post-war period. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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18 Falconer, William The Shipwreck
Strand, London T.Cadell, Jun. And W.Davies 1796 Full-Leather Fair No Jacket Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
NB: Lacks elevation of fully-rigged merchant ship, and the chart of the ships path. Full leather binding with title in gilt on spine and gilt tooling to compartments on spine. Condition: Fair to good, covers are quite scuffed and shelfworn with the front outer joint of the front cover being cracked but holding firmly. Very occasional foxing to text. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Binding sound. 167pp. 4 b/w engraved plates, engraved by I.Parker and drawn by T.Stothard, R.A. Size: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Catalogue of the Ashington Group: Paintings at Woodhorn Colliery Museum, Feaver, William (intro.)
19 Feaver, William (intro.) Catalogue of the Ashington Group: Paintings at Woodhorn Colliery Museum
Woodhorn Colliery Museum, Ashington Ashington Group Trustees 2006 095541380X / 9780955413803 Soft cover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Second edition. (first published 1991 by mid Northumberland arts group). 24pp. Profusely illustrated in colour.In 1934, an art appreciation class for the working men of Ashington began, with classes taught by Robert Lyon, a lecturer at the Armstrong college in Newcastle, then part of Durham University. The classes produced some very interesting results and added a new dimension to the lives of these men. The work they created now provides a fascinating historical record of the town and daily life of the people living there that cannot be reproduced in photographs. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Christopher Bramham - New Work, Feaver, William (intro.)
20 Feaver, William (intro.) Christopher Bramham - New Work
London Jonathan Clark & Co. 2012 0956516386 / 9780956516381 Cloth As New As New Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Burnt orange colour cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: As new, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: As new. 48pp. 25 colour plates (6 folding with detail of plate opposite), 3 b/w plates. Two page introduction by William Feaver. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Christopher Bramham (b.1952) held at Jonathan Clark & Co. Chelsea, London in 2012. Bramham was a close friend of Lucian Freud, and Freuds' influence is clear in his work. 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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