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1 The Monumental remains of Noble and Eminent Persons, Comprising the Sepulchral Antiquities of Great Britain, Engraved from Drawings By Edward Blore
Pall Mall East, London Harding, Lepard and Co. 1826 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Edward Blore 
Half leather with decorative marbled paper covered boards, with titles in gilt on spine. Marbled endpapers. Condition: Good, described as such becaused the covers are in fair condition, but internally the contents are in very good condition. The leather of the spine is rubed, the boards have generaly rubbind and shelfwear as to the leather covered cover corners, which are worn and frayed. The front hinge is nearly separated from spine, being held in place by one binding cord. Rear hinge holding firmly. Light foxing to inner endpapers. Text clean apart from occasional browning to page edges. The book includes engravings of the monuments of thirty noble personages from different periods of history in chronological order from Eleanor, Queen of Edward the First in 1290, to Sir Anthony Browne, in 1548 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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2 '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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3 ? Willam Turnbull: Sculpture and Paintings 1946-62
London Waddington Galleries 2007 0954998278 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, stamp of previous owner (an art gallery) to lower right corner of half-title. 76pp. 23 colour plates. This catalogue was produced to accompany an exhibition of Turnbulls' work held at the Waddington Galleries from Janury to February 2007. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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4 ? 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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5 ? 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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6 ? 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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7 ??? The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and Other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church According to the Use of the church of England Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David Pointed as They are to be Sung or said in Churches
Edinburgh Sir D.H.Blair and J.Bruce 1802 Full-Leather Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Full black leather binding . All edges gilt. Condition: Fair, binding sound, covers are in good condition, with the patina of use. Front and back endpapers are lightly browned, and have the dates of births and deaths of several members of the Taylor family from Bolton, (also written as Bolton in the Moor) Lancashire, the earliest birth date being 1813. The first section of text at the begiining of the book (after the calendar) is the order of Morning Prayer. The first twelve pages are quite soiled at the bottom right edges of the text, with chunks missing from the lower right edges of the first ten pages, getting progressively smaller. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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8 Abe, Kojiro (foreword) Textile Designs of Japan - Vol I
Osaka, Japan Japanese Textile Color Design Center 1959 Cloth Good Fair Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
NB: Vol I only. Dark brown buckram with title in gilt on spine and front cover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally shelfworn with a 5 inch vertical repaired tear to front cover of jacket, and light sunning to spine. 84pp. text plus 160 b/w and 24 colour plates. This book is the first volume of a three volume survey of rich and varied Japanese textile designs classified into three groups: designs of free style, designs of geometrical arrangement and designs of the Ryukus and the Ainu. Volume I (this book) contains the mos important designs of free style, selected from all types of textiles, such as costumes including noh and kabuki robes, and quilts. The illustrations are arranged in four groups by motif: plants, animals, nature and manufactured objects. A very heavy book will require extra shipping charges if to be sent outside UK. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 70.00 GBP
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9 Abercrombie, Patrick and Nickson, Richard Warwick: Its preservation and redevelopment
London The Architectural Press (for Warwick Borough Council) 1949 Cloth Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Brick-red cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, previous owners name on front endpaper. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear and light suffing and soiling Small chip missing to base of spine of dustjacket. Not price-clipped. Dustjacket design by Herbert Spencer. 151pp. Many b/w illustrations. Three fold-out stage plans, two in colour.This book presents the report and plan for the preservation and redevelopment of Warwick which Sir Patrick Abercrombie and Mr Richard Nickson were commissioned to prepare for Warwick Borough Council. It showed, amongst other things, how haphazard development can be checked before it is too late and how the dignity and tranquility that once belonged to Warwick could be regained. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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10 Abramovic, Marina Artist Body - Performances 1969-1998
Milan Edizioni Charta 1998 8881581752 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Black hardcover with title in white on spine. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Small smudges on front and rear endpapers. No inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. 480pp. 707 illustrations, 247 in colour. This book was the first complete record (up to 1998, the date of publication) of the performances of Marina Abramovic (b.1946). 
Price: 90.00 GBP
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11 Adams, Morley (ed.) What a Scout Should Know
London Henry Frowde/Hodder & Stoughton 1915 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
The second volume of a series of books called "Books for Scouts" (the other two titles are Camping and Pioneering and Scout Handicrafts). Pale blue cloth hardcover with pasted colour image of a scout climbing a signpost (to Daventry) on front cover, with title above. Title also in black on spine. Condition: Fair, Cover edges and spine quite worn, small triangular 1/2in. chunk missing from image on front cover, midway down on the left. Binding sound, previous owners name in pencil on fep. Endpapers and last page of text quite browned. 96pp. 5 b/w photographic plates, inc. frontispiece. The book includes chapters on How to Qualify for Badges, The Scout as Handyman and Tools and How to use Them. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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12 Adelson, Warren (foreword) John Marin - The Late Oils
New York Adelson Galleries 2008 0981580114 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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13 Adler, Elmer (ed.) The Colophon Part Eight (A Book Collectors Quarterly)
New York The Colophon Ltd. 1931 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Paper covered boards. Condition: Good, with general shelfwear and light sunning and soiling to covers, more so to rear cover. Binding sound, no inscriptions. One of an edition of three thousand copies. As well as essays on subjects such as four centuries of book titles, modern firsts and the bookseller, Benjamin Gomez, It includes a signed lithograph entitled "Gardenia" by Victoria Hutson dated 1931. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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14 Adler, Elmer (ed.) The Colophon, New Graphic Series, Number Four, Volume One
New York Pynson Printers Inc. 1940 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Paper covered boards. Condition: Good, with general shelfwear and light sunning and soiling to covers, more so to rear cover, which has a light waterstain to the top right corner. Light cockling to the inner corners of some pages. Binding sound, no inscriptions. As well as essays on subjects such as Hans Andersen Fairy Tales and D.H.Lawrence and his critics, it includes an original woodcut by Paul Landacre (1893-1963) entitled "Campers" on p.21, which has a waterstain to the right hand corner (see image). 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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15 Adriani, Gotz et al. Gerhard Richter: Paintings from Private Collections
Ostfildern, Germany Hatje Cantz 2008 3775721371 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Dark grey hardcover with title in white on front cover and spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear and light sunning to very top and base of spine. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear , and light soiling to rear of jacket. 184pp. 119 illustrations, 105 in colour. This book features essays by Gotz Adriani and Dieter Schwarz, and over eighty works from private collections. It provides a concise overview of Richter's oeuvre from 1963 to the present. It was published to coincide with the eponymous exhibition which commenced at Museum Frieder Burda, Baden-Baden January 19 to April 27 2008 and then toured to Beijing, Edinburgh, Vienna and Duisburg. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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16 Aitken, J.R. In a City Garden
London and Edinburgh T n Foulis 1913 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Katharine Cameron 
Olive green paper covered boards with title in gilt on spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Page edges untrimmed. Condition: Fair to good, cover edges and spine are sunned and lightly shelfworn with light bumping to head and tail of spine. Front cover has some paper residue from a small label to right of gilt emblem (see image). Binding sound, no inscriptions.Very occasional light foxing. Approx three pages have some linear foxing possibly from a green silk bookmark, present, but detached. 107pp. 7 colour tipped in plates from watercolour drawings by Katharine Cameron. A charming book detailing the four seasons in a city garden. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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17 Alexander, R.G. (intro.) A catalogue of the etchings of Samuel Palmer
London The Print collectors' Club 1937 Buckram Fair No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Dark brown/black buckram with title in gilt on the spine and the monogram of the Print Collector's Club outlined in gilt on front cover. Condition: Fair to good, covers have general light shelfwear, and endpapers have some foxing with light foxing generally throughout the book. Previous owners name on front endpaper in pencil with the date 1945. Binding sound. 62pp. 21 collotype plates plus frontispiece portrait of Samuel Palmer. This edition, printed at the Baynard Press, was limited to 375 copies, of which this is no.32. In his preface, the author states that the object of the book was to record the etchings of Samuel Palmer (1805-1881) in all their states, and to bring under a single cover all other important information relating to their history. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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18 Allan, John Berthold Lubetkin: Architecture and the Tradition of Progress
London RIBA Publications 1992 0947877622 Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Dark blue-green cloth with title in white on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscriptions. Slight crease to first 8 pages (caused during printing?). Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 629pp. Many b/w illustrations. This was the first comprehensive account of the life and work of Berthold Lubetkin (1901-1990), pioneer architect of the Modern Movement in Britain, survivor of the Russia Revolution, and at the age of 81, RIBA Royal Gold Medallist. This study is the outcome of the authors 20 year friendship with Lubetkin, and contains many previously unpublished drawings, photographs and extracts from Lubetkin's writings. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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19 Allan, Mea The Tradescants: their plants, garden and museum 1570-1662
London Michael Joseph 1964 1st Edition Cloth Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Green cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear, light sunning to spine and some light soiling to top of rear cover of dustjacket. Not price-clipped. 345pp. Colour frontispiece and many b/w illustrations. In this book, the author tells the story of John Tradescant and his son, who were royal gardeners in the times of Charles I and Charles II. As well as being plant-hunters, they created the Musaeum Tradescantium, the first "Cabinet of Curiosities" to be open to the public in England. The contents of the museum were later acquired by the wealthy collector Elias Ashmole, who in 1691 gave it to Oxford University as the nucleus of the newly founded Ashmolean Museum. 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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20 Ambasz, Emilio, Raggi, Franco, et al. Alcantara
Milan Electa Editrice 1983 8843509810 Hardcover Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
NB: Dual text in Italian and English. Black hardcover with title in white on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair to good, with light shelfwear, repaired 3cm. tear to top of spine. 94pp. Several colour and b/w illustrations. This book illustrates the use by designers of a fabric, Alcantara, invented in Japan in the early 1970s and produced in Europe by the Eni group (an Italian chemical company). The book was produced to accompany an exhibition in Milan which included designs by Emilio Ambasz, Michael Graves, Aldo Rossi and Ettore Sottsass. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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21 Amis, Kingsley Take a Girl like You
London Victor Gollancz 1960 First Edition. Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Red hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Spine has a small mud splash just under title. Some browning to endpapers from dustjacket flaps. Previous owners name and address written in pencil on front endpaper. Binding sound. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light shelfwear and light soiling. Light sunning to spine and top edge of rear of jacket. Not price-clipped. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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22 Amstutz, Walter (ed.) Who's Who in Graphic Art (Volume 1)
Zurich Amstutz & Herdeg Graphis Press 1962 First Edition Cloth Very Good Fair Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Grey buckram with titles in white on front cover and spine. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally lightly soiled, sunned and shelfworn. Not price-clipped. 582pp. This volume contains the work of 414 artists from 37 countries, with 4283 examples of their best work. A full page is given to each artist, giving their address, photograph and signature, and the fields in which they specialised as well as a biography and approximately ten examples of their most representative work. Includes artists such as Frans Masereel, Jean Cocteau, Abram Games, Edward Bawden, Ashley Havinden, Herbert Spencer and Reynolds Stone. A heavy book, will require extra postage. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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23 Anderson Graham, P. Lindisfarne or Holy Island: Its Cathedral, Priory and Castle, A.D. 635-1920
London Country Life Ltd. 1920 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Brown paper covered boards with buff linen spine and title in maroon on buff linen label pasted onto front cover. Marbled endpapers. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers. Lower right corner of front cover has an area of heavier scuffing. Base of half title (approx 4 inches) has separated from main binding, otherwise binding sound. Text clean, no inscriptions. 55pp. Many evocative b/w photographic illustrations. The book includes a section on bird life on the island and the Farnes. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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24 Andersson, Henrik O. (foreword) Funktionalismens Genombrott Och Kris: Svenskt Bostadsbyggande 1930-80
Stockholm Arkitekturmuesse Och Bokforlaget Prisma 1989 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
NB: Text is in Swedish throughout. Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 164pp. Profusely illustrated in b/w. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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25 Anon. Bauer Type Foundry
Frankfurt, Germany Bauer Type Foundry Cloth Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Undated, but c.1950. blue cloth with title in faded gilt on spine, and a stylised compass logo in gilt in front cover. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers. No inscriptions. 113pp. plus index. Text is in German, English, Spanish and French. This catalogue was produced to display the different typefaces offered by the Bauer Type Foundry, and includes Bauer Bodoni Roman, and various versions of Beton and Futura. The preface explains that most of the typefaces are supplied on the British-American point system as well as on the Didot sytem. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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26 Anthony d'Offay Gerhard Richter: A Calendar for 1990
London Anthony d'Offay Gallery 1989 0947564276 Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardcover with title in blue on front cover and spine. Condition: Fine. No inscriptions. This book is a calendar for 1990 with twelve colour plates (one for each month). Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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27 Archer, John (intro.) Partnership in Style: Edgar Wood and J.Henry Sellers
Manchester Manchester City Art Gallery 1975 Soft cover Fair No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Softcover. Cream card covers with title in green on spine. Condition: Fair to good, covers are in fair condition with some sunning to spine and surrounding area, and general light shelfwear, light soiling and foxing. Internally, the catalogue is in very good condition. The binding is sound, and there are no inscriptions. 96pp. Many b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition held at the Manchester City Art Gallery from16 October to 16 November 1975. It brought together for the first time the work of two important but little known artist-architects, who ctonributed to the development of the modern style in European architecture and design. Scarce. 
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28 Arding & Hobbs Ltd. Arding & Hobbs Ltd.
Clapham Junction, London Arding & Hobbs Ltd. 1937 Soft cover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Paper covered stapled catalogue. Condition: Fair, covers are generally shelfworn and lightly soiled (more so to rear cover) with two inches missing to the top cover of the spine and one inch missing to the base cover of the spine. Staples at edge of catalogue are beginning to rust. 68pp. Many b/w illustrations. Loosely inserted is a letter dated 12th July 1937 from Arding & Hobbs to the catalogues' previous owner, inviting her to visit the showrooms. This catalogue was produced to display the stock of Arding & Hobbs, Clapham Junction, London in 1937. It includes details and illustrations of items including furniture, mirrors and beds, together with their prices. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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29 Armfield, Constance and Maxwell The Flower Book, Being a Procession of Flowers Passing from a Meadow & Coppice Through the Hedge to the Garden Pool and Herb Patch
London Chatto & Windus 1910 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Maxwell Armfield 
Two thirds floral design paper covered boards with grey cloth spine. Title in gilt on spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Pages untrimmed. Condition: Fair, covers are generally shelfworn with rubbing to spine and cover corners. Front hinge cracked but holding, binding otherwise sound.Browning to endpapers. Previous owners name in ink on fep and a couple of numbers in pencil on fep and title page. Light browning to edges of text and plates. 153pp. Text by Constance Armfield and illustrations by Maxwell Armfield. 18 colour plates plus frontispiece and decorated title page. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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30 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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31 Artmonsky, Ruth Do You Want it Good or Do You Want it Tuesday? The Halcyon Days of W.S.Cowell Ltd. Printers
London Artmonsky Arts 2012 0955199476 First Edition Soft cover As New As New Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Softcover with dustjacket. Condition: As new. Dustjacket condition: As new. 106pp. Many colour illustrations. For a halcyon period, from the 1930's to the 1960's the Suffolk based firm of W.S.Cowell was at the forefront of colour printing in Great Britain, printing such books as the Puffin pictures series and Orlando the marmalade cat, by Kathleen Hale. This book, written by the wonderful Ruth Artmonsky, details their main publishing successes during this period. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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32 Ashford, Daisy Where Love Lies Deepest
London Rupert Hart-Davis 1966 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall Ralph Steadman 
Blue hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good with light shelfwear and light sunning to spine. Price-clipped. 77pp. Beautifully illustrated with b/w drawings by Ralph Steadman. Daisy Ashford was twelve when she wrote this book, three years older than when she completed her most famous book, "The Young Visiters". Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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33 Asso, Margherita Venice Restored 1966-1986: The Unesco Campaign and the Contribution of private Organizations
Milan Electa 1991 Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Black cloth with title in white on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Hint of sunning to very edges of pages. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 236pp. Several colour and many b/w illustrations. After the very severe flooding of Venice in November 1966, a group of private bodies responded to the plea made by Unesco to gather funds and arrange to restore the most important monuments there. The campaign included cutting edge restoration technology in various fields such as marble and stone corrosion. This book details much of the restoration and the methods employed. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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34 Astbury, Anthony Just the Two of Us: Verse and Prose Poems Selected By Geoffrey Godbert
London Only Poetry 1981 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Blue softcover with titles in black on front cover and spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. Inscribed to the previous owner by the author on the title page. 75pp. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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35 Astbury, Anthony Verses
London Only Poetry 1988 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Softcover. Cream card covers with titles in black on front cover. Condition: God, with very light soiling and shelfwear. Inscribed by the author to the previous owners on the fep. 23pp. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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36 Aston, Michael Interpreting the Landscape: Landscape Archaeology in Local Studies
London B.T.Batsford 1985 0713436506 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. No inscriptions. 168pp. 121 illustrations. Written by Mick Aston (1946-2013), who later found fame on the tv series Time Team, this book studies the complex and dynamic history of the countryside, from visible "monuments" such as deserted villages, field systems, boundaries and communications, to such invisible elements as estates, ownership and status. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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37 Atwan, Abdel Bari A Country of Words: A Palestinian Journey from the Refugee Camp to the Front Page
London Saqi 2008 0863566219 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Black hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 285pp. Several b/w and colour plates. In this memoir Abdel Bari Atwan recounts the journey of his life from a refugee camp in Gaza where he was born in 1950 to becoming one of the world's foremost commentators on the Middle East. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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38 Azema, M.A. The Conquest of Fitzroy
London Andre Deutsch 1957 Hardcover Good Poor Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Blue hardcover with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, binding sound, some browning to endpapers. No inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Poor, several chips and tears with rubbing and soiling. Not price-clipped. 237pp. 19 b/w photographic illustrations. This is the account of the successful attempt by a French expedition led by Dr.Azema to reach the summit of Mount Fitzroy in the Patagonian Andes in February, 1952. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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39 Bacon, Francis and Cowley, Abraham On Gardens: Two Essays By Francis Bacon and Abraham Cowley (The Astolat Oakleaf Series)
Guildford A.C.Curtis 1903 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Grey paper covered boards withlight red cloth spine, and titled in dark greeen on front cover and in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers, and light rubbing to cover corners. Previous owners name and the date 1903 on front endpaper. Light browning to endpapers. Binding sound. 23pp. One of the Astolat Oakleaf Series. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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40 Baer, Bernhard (intro.) Bees
London and Rome Marlborough Fine Art/"RC Editrice 1977 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Good Book 
White card covers with cream paper jacket decorated with the title and b/w outlines of bees. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light soiling and shelfwear. 14 colour plates. This beautifully produced catalogue was published to accompany the exhibition of work by Graham Sutherland held at the Marlborough Gallery, London, from June to July 1977. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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41 Bagnoli, Alessandro (intro.) Scultura Dipinta: Maestri De Legname e Pittori a Siena 1250-1450
Florence Centro Di 1988 887038134X Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
1988 reprint (first published 1987). NB: Text is in Italian throughout. Softcover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound. Reverse of front cover bears the label of Christie's Library (deaccessioned). 207pp. Several colour and many b/w illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of painted ecclesiastical sculpture dating between 1250-1450 held at the Pinacoteca Nazionale, Siena, from 16 July to 31 December, 1987. The catalogue includes examples of work by Lando di Pietro, Domenico di Niccolo and Jacopo della Quercia. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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42 Bailey, Colin B. (preface) Les Amours Des Dieux: La Peinture Mythologique De Watteau a David
Fort Worth, Texas and Paris Kimbell Art Museum and Reunion Des Musees Nationaux 1991 2711823997 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
NB: Text is in French throughout. Grey hardcover with title in white on spine and front cover. Condition: Very good, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. Hint of browning to very edges of text. 492pp.Some colour plates and many b/w illustrations. This book was published to accompany the exhibition held at the Galeries Nationales due Grand Palais, Paris from 15th October 1991 to 6th January 1992, which then toured to the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth. A very heavy book - will require extra postage if to be sent outside UK. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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43 Bailey, L.H. Plant-Breeding (The Rural Science Series)
New York The Macmillan Company 1915 Cloth Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
New edition revised by Arthur W.Gilbert. Olive green cloth with black and red decoration and title in black and red on front cover, and title in gilt on spine. Buff colour endpapers. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 474pp. 113 b/w illustrations. Chapters include sections on the philosophy of crossing plants, heredity, mutations, measurement of variations, and pollination. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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44 Baker, H.A. And Oliver, E.G.H. Ericas in Southern Africa
Capetown and Johannesburg, South Africa Purnell 1967 First Edition. Cloth Fine Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Dark green cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Fine, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with general light soiling and shelfwear, and light sunning to spine. 180pp. 163 colour plates. This work represents a cross-section of the genus Erica as a whole throughout Southern Africa and 167 species are illustrated in full colour and great detail. Species representative of each section of the genus are chosen with special reference to size, range of form, colour variations and geographical distribution. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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45 Baker, J.G. Handbook of the Irideae
London and New York George Bell & Sons 1892 First Edition. Cloth Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Dark green cloth with titles in gilt on front cover and spine. Black endpapers. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers and some bumping to cloth of head and tail of spine.Light foxing to endpapers and occasionally within book. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. The front pastedown has a bookplate bearing the motto "tuta latebris nullis fraus". 247pp. No illustrations. This book was the last in a series of botanical handbooks written by J.G.Baker, then the keeper of the herbarium of the Royal Gardens, Kew. In the nomenclature and circumscription of the genera, he follows Bentham and Hooker's "General Plantarum" with very slight exception. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 33.00 GBP
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46 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 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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47 Ball, Sir Robert S. A Manual of Scientific Enquiry; Prepared for the use of officers in Her Majesty's Navy, and Travellers in General
London Authority of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty 1886 Cloth Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Fifth edition. Originally edited by Sir John F.W.Herschel, Bart, this edition edited by Sir Robert S.Ball (Royal Astronomer of Ireland). Dark blue cloth with blindstamped decoration to covers including an anchor to the centre of front and rear covers, and titles in gilt on spine. Printed red speckling to textblock edges. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear to covers, including some light staining and light bumping to head and tail of spine and cover corners. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. The title page has an ink stamp with a crown stating "supplied for the public service". 450pp. Three folding plates, the first two illustrate hydrography, and the third, plate C, being a chart of the world illustrating the mean direction of oceanic currents, with a little creasing and a few repaired tears. Chapters include sections on astronomy, hydrography, tides, terrestrial magnetism, meteorology, anthropology and geology by authors such as a Professor George H Darwin, Professor George F Fitzgerald and Professor Archibald Geikie. The book seems to have been an aid to gathering new information whilst naval officers were on voyages around the world. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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48 Ballarin, Alessandro Dosso Dossi - La Pittura a Ferrara Negli Anni Del Ducato Di Alfonso I - 2 Vols.
Cittadella (Padua) Bertoncello Artigraphiche 1995 Cloth Fine Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
NB: Text is in Italian throughout. Hardcover in slipcase. Scarlet cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Both volumes are in fine condition. Dustjacket condition: Fine, with just a hint of very light shelfwear. The slipcase is in good condition with light scuffing to base and top left edge of slipcase. Vol I - 533pp. 204 colour and 244 b/w plates, Vol II - 815 b/w plates. A very heavy set - will require extra postage if to be sent outside UK. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 235.00 GBP
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49 Banham, Reyner Design by Choice
London Academy Editions/Rizzoli 1981 0847803848 Cloth Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Black hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, wih light shelfwear to covers. Very light cockling to first few pages. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. 152pp. Over 160 illustrations with 8 pages in colour. This book comprises a selection of essays by the architectural critic Reyner Banham on the history and theory of 20th century architecture and the theory and design of Pop culture. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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50 Bardi, P.M. The Tropical Gardens of Burle Marx
London The Architectural Press 1964 Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Dark green cloth with title in white on spine. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear, a very small tear to top edge of front cover of jacket and light sunning to rear cover of jacket. Not price-clipped. 155pp. Over 200 photographic illustrations, 60 in colour, the remainder in b/w. This was the first book written in English to be devoted to the work of the pre-eminent 20th century landscape architect, Roberto Burle Marx (1909-1994). It includes a perceptive and intimate portrait of the man himself, and goes on to document in detail his numerous parks and gardens, culminating in the landscaping at Caracas which was generally considered to be his best work to the date of publication (1964). 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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51 Barnard, George Drawing from Nature: a series of progressive Instructions in Sketching, to Which are Appended lectures on Art Delivered at Rugby School
London and New York George Routledge & Sons 1877 Cloth Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
New edition. Navy blue cloth with titles in gilt on spine and a folding easel in gilt on front cover. Condition: Good, covers have some shelfwear, with bumping to cover corners and head and tail of spine. The cloth of the spine has a small nick approx three inches down from the top. The date 1904 is written to the top of the front endpaper, no other inscriptions. The title page is beginning to come loose, and there is a small tear to the tissue guard of the frontispiece. Binding cracked internally in one place, otherwise sound. 348pp. Seventeen lithographic plates with colour frontispiece, and numerous b/w illustrations within text. The book, written when George Barnard was the art teacher at Rugby school, includes chapters on elementary practice, trees, foreground studies, sketching tours, lectures and miscellaneous papers. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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52 Baron, Stanley (in collaboration with Jacques Damase) Sonia Delaunay: The Life of an Artist
London Thames and Hudson Ltd. 1995 0500237034 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Blue hardcover with title in gilt on spine.Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear.208pp. 203 illustrations, 115 in colour. This book tells the story of the Russian-born artist who settled in Paris, Sonia Delaunay (1885-1979), unusual in being an artist who was married to an equally successful artist, Robert Delaunay.She played a significant role in the avant-garde of Paris in the 1920s, although her art (including paintings, drawings, fabric designs, clothes and carpets) only began to receive real acclaim in the 1960's. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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53 Baron, Wendy (intro.) Uproar! The First 50 years of the London Group 1913-63
London and Farnham Ben Uri in Association with Lund Humphries 2014 1848221444 First Edition. Cloth Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Black cloth with title blindstamped on front cover and spine. Red endpapers. Condition: Fine. Dustjacket condition: Fine. 223pp. This book was published to coincide with The London Group's centenary year of 2013, and features 50 works by 50 Modern British artists including Robert Bevan, Mark Gertler, Harold Gilman, Paul Nash, Walter Sickert and Euan Uglow, together with contributions by more than 40 experts. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 36.00 GBP
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54 Barratt, Krome Logic and Design: The Syntax of Art, Science and Mathematics
New Jersey Eastview Editions, Inc. 1980 0898600332 Hardcover Fair Fair Book 
Black hardcover with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Fair to good, light foxing to half-title and light sunning to text edges. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally lightly shelfworn, with sunning to spine. Not price-clipped. 325pp. Profusely illustrated with b/w diagrams. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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55 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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56 Bartlett, Liz Lace Villages
London B.T.Batsford Ltd. 1991 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Signed by Author(s)
Brown hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, would be classed as very good except that the front endpaper has a crease to the lower right corner. Binding sound, inscribed by author to a previous owner on the title page "for Mary and family, with particular happy memories of days drawing and being helped to recognise beauty in all forms. Love Liz". Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 144pp. Illustrated with approx. 100 b/w photographs. In this book, the author tells the story of the lacemaking villages of Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Nottinghamshire, from the earliest beginnings of the craft. Practical tips are also given on how to protect and use old vellum prickings, and a selection of antique prickings is provided for the reader to try. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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57 Bartram, Alan Street Name lettering in the British Isles
London Lund Humphries 1978 0853314128 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. The initials B.S. are printed inside the rear cover. This book is a companion volume to the authors previous titles, Fascia Lettering and Tombstone Lettering. The author identifies the few basic type families used for signposts in British towns. Bath receives a particularly detailed treatment for it is in this city in the author's opinoin that the most perfect match of lettering aesthetic and function is to be found. 106pp. 104 b/w photographic illustrations. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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58 Barzilay, Marianne et al. L'Invention du Parc - Parc de la Villette, Paris International Competition 1982-1983
Paris Graphite Editions 1984 2867740037 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
NB: Dual text: French and English. Softcover. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 254pp. Many b/w and occasional colour illustrations. This book is an account of the competition in 1982-1983 to create a new urban park in Paris, the Parc de la Villette. The competition was won by Bernard Tschumi, and this book details many of the entries, grouped into categories, based on the entrants response to the project. 
Price: 26.00 GBP
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59 Batchelor, Ray Henry Ford - Mass Production, Modernism and design
Manchester and New York Manchester University Press 1994 0719041732 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Blue hardcover with title in gilt on front cover and spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers and light bumping to lower corners of cover. Binding sound, no inscriptions. No dustjacket (as issued?). 150pp. Several b/w illustrations. The book is divided into two parts - Part I is entitled the Twentieth Century Manfacturer (The Modern American Folk Hero, Building the Machine and Making motor cars) and Part II, Modernism and the mass production of myth (Believers, heretics and innocents, Mass production, design and us) 
Price: 22.00 GBP
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60 Bauer, Walter Parker, Tradgardar, Landskap: Fornya Och Bevara
Lund, Sweden Bokforlaget Signum 1990 9185330981 First Edition. Cloth Very Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
NB: Text is in Swedish throughout. Pale grey cloth with text in bronze gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear and a couple of small chips and tears. 396pp. Several colour and many b/w illustrations. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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61 Baynes, Ken Background: The artist and his environment - Alan Davie, Merlyn Evans, Ivon Hitchens and Victor Pasmore
Cardiff, Wales The Arts Council of Great Britain (Welsh Committee) 1965 Soft cover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover stapled booklet with title in black on clear acetate dustjacket. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with some light soiling (some black dots to front of jacket) and light shelfwear. 28pp. Many b/w photographic illustrations. The four artists, Alan Davie, Merlyn Evans, Ivon Hitchens and Victor Pasmore were chosen for this exhibition for their dissimilar styles and the author explores whether their surroundings had any impact on their work. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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62 Beard, Geoffrey The Work of John Vanbrugh
London Batsford 1986 0713446781 Hardcover Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Black hardcover with titles in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. 176pp. 127 illustrations. The colourful life and architectural achievements of John Vanbrugh (1664-1726) are presented here in a detailed text by Geoffrey Beard, and photographs by Anthony Kersting. A short account of Vanbrugh's triple career - soldier, playwright, architect is followed by sequence of photographs, supported by contemporary drawings, engravings and plans. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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63 Beaton, Cecil Near East
London B.T.Batsford 1943 First Edition. Cloth Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Pale red cloth with title in yellow on front cover and spine.Top edge red. Condition: Good, with faint sunning to cover edges. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Light foxing to endpapers and textblock edges. Dustjacket condition: Fair to good, generally lightly shelfworn with a half inch chip missing to top of spine of jacket, and a 1.5 inch vertical tear to top of rear cover where it meets the spine. Light sunning to top two inches of rear cover of jacket. Not price-clipped. 150pp. Many b/w photographic plates. In March 1942, Cecil Beaton was sent to the Near East for three months to collect material for certain reports and to take photographs for the Air Ministry and the Ministry of Information. During the trip, he jotted down notes with which on his return he created this book. It gives a brilliant impression of the Near Eastern panorama at an interesting and critical period - the months working up to the disaster of Tobruk and the retreat to El Alamein. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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64 Beckett, Jane (intro.) Wilhelmina Barns-Graham, 1912-2004: A Tribute: Recent Paintings & New Prints
London Art First Contemporary Art 2004 1901993434 First Edition. Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 60pp. 14 colour plates and several other colour illustrations. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Wilhelmina Barns-Graham held at the Art First gallery, London, in 2004. It includes an introduction by Jane Beckett, as well as a chronology and essays in tribute to Barns-Graham by Robert Adam and Geoffrey Bertram. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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65 Bedaux, Jan Baptist and Ekkart, Rudi (ed.) Pride and Joy: Children's Portraits in the Netherlands 1500-1700
New York Harry N Abrams Inc./Ludion Press Ghent 2000 0810967308 Cloth Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Scarlet cloth with title in dark grey on spine. Condition: Fine, Dustjacket condition: Fine. 319pp. 225 illustrations, including 98 colour plates. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition held at the Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem from 7 October to 31 December 2000 which then toured to Koninklijk Museum voor schone kunsten, Antwerp from 21 January to 22 April 2001. The charming portraits of children in this exhibition by Dutch and Flemish artists of the late Renaissance and Baroque periods offer a fascinating look not just at the children themselves, along with their clothes, toys and pets, but also at the society in which they lived. Accompanying essays set the works in context, discussing topics such as childrearing and education amongst the upper classes of the Netherlands in the 16th snd 17th century. A heavy book, will require extra postage if to be sent outside UK. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 28.00 GBP
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66 Bede B.A., Cuthbert Little Mr Bouncer and His Friend Verdant Green
London James Blackwood & Co. Cloth Poor No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
No date, but c.1860. Maroon colour cloth with titles in gilt on spine and and image of and owl and a duck in college uniform on the front cover. Condition: Poor to fair, covers and spine are quite shelfworn and rubbed, watermark to corners of front pastedown and fep, not affecting text in any way. Previous owners name in pencil on fep. Front hinge beginning to crack, but otherwise binding sound. HBrowning to half-title, otherwise text clean with very occasional light soiling. 200pp. plus publishers list. Charming period b/w images throughout text by the author. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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67 Bell, Simon Landscape: Pattern, Perception and Process
London E & F N Spon 1999 0419203400 First Edition Hardcover As New Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardcover, with titles in white on front cover and spine. Condition: As new, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear, and sunning to spine. 344pp. Many b/w illustrations. Landscape is an amalgam of patterns, our perceptions and the processes that change both patterns and perceptions. The concept of this book was to bring together and synthesise the work and subject areaas of a range of disciplines, including psychology, philosophy, geology, ecology, cultural geography, forestry, urban planning and landscape architecture. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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68 Belsey, James (intro.) Derek Balmer
Bath Anthony Hepworth Fine Art 1992 Soft cover Very Good Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Grey card covered catalogue with title in black on front cover. Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscriptions. 32 colour plates. Two page introduction on the work od Derek Balmer (b.1934) by James Belsey. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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69 Ben Nicholson Ben Nicholson
London Gimpel Fils 1960 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Card covered stapled booklet. Condition: Very good, with light sunning to edges of rear cover. Binding sound, no inscriptions. On the first page is a b/w photographic image of Nicholson playing golf, taken by Charles Gimpel. 16pp. 4 colour, 8 b/w plates (inc. golf photo) . This 22 item catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Ben Nicholson held at the Gimpel Fils gallery, London in Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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70 Benjamin III, Lloyd W. The Art of Designed Environments in the Netherlands
Amsterdam/Utrecht Stichting Kunst En bedrijf/Reflex 1983 Soft cover Very Good Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover with dustjacket. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions Dustjacket condition: Good, with light sunning and shelfwear to jacket edges. 176pp. Many colour illustrates. This book, produced in collaboration with IBM, discusses the use of art within the work environment and public spaces in the Netherlands, illustrating the concept with a selection of projects dating from approximately 1960-1985, including the design for the Rhine Embankment and Area under the Roermondsplein Bridge designed by Dienst Gemeentewerken and the Terrain, IBM Headquarters, Amsterdam designed by Lucas and Niemeyer with art created by Hans Petri. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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71 Bennet, J.Henry Winter & Spring on the Shores of the Mediterranean: Or, the Riviera, Mentone, Italy, Corsica, Sicily, Algeria, Spain, and Biarritz, as Winter Climates
London John Churchill & Sons 1870 Cloth Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Fourth edition. Dark green pebbled cloth, with titles in gilt on front cover and spine, and image in gilt of a swallow below the titles on the front cover. Condition: Fair to good, covers and spine are generally shelfworn with light bumping to head and tail of spine and cover corners. Light foxing and soiling to endpapers. Previous owners name on half-title, with pencil note on blank facing page. Binding cracked internally in one place, otherwise sound. 621pp. Chromolithographed frontispiece, with six fold-out chromolithographed maps, eleven b/w engraved plates, and one folding geological table. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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72 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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73 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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74 Beresford Chancellor, E. The History and Antiquities of Richmond, Kew, Petersham, Ham, &c.
Richmond, Surrey Hiscoke and Son 1894 Cloth Fair No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Dark green cloth with titles in gilt on front cover and spine. Top edge gilt. Black endpapers. Condition: Fair to good, covers have shelfwear to edges and some bumping to head and tail of spine and cover corners. Some ink marks and light soiling to front cover. Binding cracked internally in one place and feels a little loose. Inscription to previous owner on blank page preceding half-title. 410pp. plus appendixes and index. Foldout frontispiece of a copy of a print of a view of Richmond. Many b/w illustrations. Chapters include sections on the Old Palace aned Manor of Richmond, the Green, the River, Ham and Ham houses and riverside houses. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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75 Bergonzi, Bernard The Roman Persuasion
London Weidenfeld & Nicholson 1981 0297779273 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Black hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with very slight lean to spine and very light shelfwear to covers. Signed by author and dated May 1981 on front endpaper. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. Not price-clipped.192pp. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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76 Bergonzi, Bernard Heroes' Twilight: a Study of the Literature of the Great War
London The Macmillan Press 1980 0333281268 Cloth Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
First published in 1965, this is the second edition published in 1980. Red cloth with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Inscription to previous owner from the author on title page. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. Not price-clipped. 241pp. The book ranges widely over the literary responses to the First World War made by English writers in poetry, fiction and autobiography. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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77 Bernardo, Jordi and Prat, Ramon Atlanta
Barcelona Actar 1995 8460528073 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Text is in English, Spanish (Catala and Castellano) and French. Paper covered boards with title in cream on maroon cloth spine. Condition: Very good, with light rubbing to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Includes essays by Rem Koolhaas, Enric Miralles and Randal Roark 
Price: 39.00 GBP
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78 Bertoni, Franco The Architecture of Philippe Starck
London Academy Editions 1994 1854903780 Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Black cloth with title in dark grey on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 223pp. Many colour illustrations. Philippe Starck (.1949) is most well known for his work as a designer, for example of chairs, beds, tables and kitchen equipment. In this book his architectural activity (up to date of publication in 1994) is dealt with for the first time, and includes his interiors for the Cafe Costes, the office building known as "Le Baron Vert" in Osaka and his prefabricated house for "3 Suisses". 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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79 Besset, Maurice Le Corbusier Sketchbooks - Volume 1, 1914-1948
London Thames and Hudson Ltd. 1981 0500340870 Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Navy blue cloth with title in silver on spine and Thames & Hudson logo on front cover. Condition: Very good, with some very light smudging to front endpaper.Binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear. 456pp.816 illustrations, 113 in colour. Containing thirteen of Le Corbusier's sketchbooks, Volume 1 begins with A1 - from the year 1914 - which contains drawings from the architect's student days in Landeron.The following sketchbooks include amongst other things, notes of Le Corbusier's life in Paris and his first recorded thoughts on city planning as well as his sketch of the Villa Savoye, notes on the preparation of the "Ville Radieuse", and notes on meetings with Oscar Niemeyer. 
Price: 140.00 GBP
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80 Betjeman, John Poems in the Porch
London SPCK 1955 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall John Piper 
Third reprint, March 1955 (first published October 1954). Cream card covered stapled booklet, with title in red on front cover. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers, and occasional light foxing to text throughout.21pp. A collection of verses originally written to be read out on the radio, which proved to be so popular that they needed to be reproduced in printed form. Illustrated throughout by John Piper. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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81 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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82 Bhoyroo, Jane and Williams, Rowena (intro.) Influences from Italy: Sandra Blow - Joe Tilson - Eight Works 1956-1967
London Julian Hartnoll's Gallery 1997 First Edition Soft cover Fine No Jacket Book 
Red card covered stapled catalogue with title in black on front cover. Condition: Fine, no inscriptions. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Joe Tilson and Sandra Blow held at Julian Hartnoll's gallery in London from 4th to 22nd March 1997, and includes four works by each artist from the period 1956-1967, illustrated with tipped in colour plates. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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83 Billington, F.H. Compost for Garden plot or Thousand Acre Farm
London Faber and Faber 1943 Cloth Good Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Printed to War Economy standards.Third impression. Green cloth with titles in brown on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Good, witn light soiling and shelfwear and small chip missing to rear of jacket at base. 88pp. The book includes chapters on humus, the advantages of compost and how to site and build heaps. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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84 Bingham, Juliet (intro.) Ai Weiwei: Sunflower Seeds
London Tate Publishing 2010 1854378848 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Very good, with just a hint of shelfwear. 144pp. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of Ai Weiwei's work entitled Sunflower Seeds held in the Turbine Hall of the Tate Modern (the eleventh commission in the Unilever Series) held from 12 October 2010 to 2 May 2011. It includes essays by Carol Yinghua Lu, Marko Daniel and Brendan McGetrick as well as the transcript of a conversation between Ai Weiwei, Marko Daniel and Juliet Bingham. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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85 Bird, Eric C.F. Beach Management
Chichester, Sussex John Wiley & Sons Ltd. 1996 0471963372 First Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover. Condition: Fine, binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions. 281pp. Many b/w illustrations and drawings. This book deals with the origin of beaches, the processes at work on them, the causes of beach erosion and accretion, and the ways in which the coast has been modified by anti-erosion structures. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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86 Bird, Michael (intro.) Sandra Blow
London Beaux Arts Gallery 2009 Soft cover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover. Condition: Fine, no inscriptions. 36pp. 28 colour plates. This catalogue was produced to accompany the exhibition of work by Sandra Blow held at the Beaux Arts gallery, London in 2009. It includes an introductory essay by Michael Bird who also wrote "Sandra Blow", published by Lund Humphries in 2005. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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87 Bishop of Bath & Wells (introl) The Wells Office Book: Prime and Hours
Wells Wells Theological College 1929 Cloth Good No Jacket Book 
Third edition. Navy blue cloth with the crest of Wells Theological College stamped in gilt on front cover. Dark chocolate brown endpapers. All edges gilt. Condition: Good, covers lighly rubbed and shelfworn. Previous owners name faintly written on fep. Binding sound, text clean. 162pp. Size: 24mo - over 5" - 5" tall 
Price: 14.00 GBP
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88 Black, Misha Public Interiors: An International Survey
London Batsford 1960 Cloth Good Fair Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Blue hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear and ligt sunning to cover edges. Binding sound, no inscriptons. Dustjacket condition: Fair, generally shelfworn with some repaired tears and a couple of small chips missing to head and tail of spine of jacket. Price-clipped. 192pp.261 b/w photographic plates. This book contains a collection of public interiors produced since 1945 selected by the architect and designer Misha Black (1910-1977). His choice is deliberately eclectic and the book is divided into a series of headings, including Interiors for Working, Interiors for Living, Interiors for Sellling and Interiors for Travel. Interiors by architects including Ralph Erskine, James Stirling, Richard J Neutra, Sir Hugh Casson and Gio Ponti are featured. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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89 Blockley, Gwilym G.John Blockley - A Personal Record
Blewbury, Oxon Fergusson Wells Publishing 1998 0953264904 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardcover with title in orange and white on spine. Condition: Good, with general light scuffing and shelfwear to covers, more so to cover corners and head and tail of spine, which are a bit rubbed. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 120pp. Many colour illustrations. This book is a selection of work by John Blockley (1921-2002), an artist who received no formal art training, yet painted all his life. This book is a personal record of the things that inspired and moved him, particularly the landscape and moutains of Wales. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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90 Bloom, J.Harvey Shakespeare's Garden
London Methuen & Co. 1903 First Edition. Cloth Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Red cloth with title in gilt on front cover and spine, and olive green ruled decoration to front cover edges and head and tail of spine. Top edge gilt. Condition: Good, covers have very light shelfwear. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Some foxing to endpapers and general light foxing throughout the book, sligthly heavier in places. 243pp. 4 b/w photographic plates. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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91 Blum et al., Irving Roy Lichtenstein: Sleeping Girl - Sothebys Catalogue for Sale held on 9th May 2012
New York Sotheby's New York 2012 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Card covered catalogue. This catalogue was produced to accompany one lot (a painting entitled Sleeping Girl by Roy Lichtenstein) from Sothebys New York auction of contemporary art on May 9th, 2012. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. No inscriptions. The catalogue includes introductory essays about the piece in the context of Lichtensteins oeuvre and a section where Tobias Meyer (head of Sothebys Contemporary Art) is in conversation with Irving Blum, Tom Ford and Paul Schimmel.55pp.Profusely illustrated in colour. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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92 Blythe, Ronald First Friends - Paul and Bunty, John and Christine - and Carrington
Denby Dale, Huddersfield, W.Yorkshire The Fleece Press 1997 0948375590 Limited Edition Hardcover Fine No Jacket Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Quarter-cloth (terracotta colour) with a blue Paul Nash pattern paper put together from one of the drawings he made for "Images of War", 1919. Title in black on paper label on spine. One of an edition of 300 copies. Condition: Fine. Grey paper covered slipcase with brown cloth edges is in good condition, with a couple of small watersplashes to the brown cloth (not affecting the book in any way). 175pp. Several tipped-in and colour plates and full page b/w photographic images. This beautifully produced book is based on the letters written by Paul Nash, John Nash, his wife Christine, and Dora Carrington to each other c.1914-1918, "a book about student days, Western Front days and courtship days" 
Price: 225.00 GBP
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93 Bois, Yve-Alan et al. Piet Mondrian 1872-1944
Boston, New York, Toronto, London Bulfinch Press (Little, Brown & Co.) 1995 0821221647 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Grey hardcover with title in black on spine. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Faint black mark to half-title. No inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear and very light sunning to top of dustjacket edges. This book was published on the occasion of the most comprehensive exhibition ever undertaken on the work of Piet Mondrian, which was held to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the artist's death. It toured from the Haags Gemeentemuseum, The Hague in 1994 to the National Gallery of Art, Washington, and finally to the Museum of Modern Art, New York. 400pp. 180 colour and 110 b/w illustrations. A heavy book, will require extra postage if to be sent outside UK. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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94 Bond, Francis Fonts and Font Covers
London, New York, Toronto and Melbourne Henry Frowde 1908 First Edition. Cloth Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Blue cloth with titles stamped in white on front cover and spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers, and some rubbing and sunning to spine. Foxing to endpapers. Binding sound, text clean, no inscriptions, apart from previous owners name in pencil on front endpaper. 347pp. 426 b/w photographs and drawings. A thorough reference work on the history and types of fonts in England, including descriptions of fonts of gold, silver, bronze, pewter, brick and lead. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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95 Bonhams R.M.S.Titanic: 100 years of Fact & Fiction
New York Bonhams Auctioneers 2012 First Edition. Soft cover As New No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Softcover. Condition: As new, binding sound, text clean, no onscriptions. 53pp. Profusely illustrated in colour. 87 item catalogue. This catalogue was produced to accompany the sale held at Bonhams, New York, on Sunday, April 15th 2012 at 1pm, one hundred years after the date of the sinking of the Titanic. The sale included a ticket to the launch of the Titanic, and other ephermera, as well as contemporary newspapers regarding the disaster. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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96 Bonk, Ecke (translated by David Britt) Marcel Duchamp: The Portable Museum
London Thames and Hudson Ltd. 1989 0500091943 Cloth Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Pale grey cloth with title in dark grey on spine. Condition: Very good, binding sound, no inscriptions. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with a hint of shelfwear. 323pp. 516 illustrations, 164 in colour. One of the most important and influential, but also one of the least known, of 20th century works of art is the famous Boite-en-valise (Box in a Valise) by Marcel Duchamp (1887-1968). This book documents Duchamp's box item by item in full page colour illustrations. The author spent years meticulously researching the genesis and making of the Boite. He unearthed much new information, most of it published in this book for the first time. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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97 Bontempelli, Marrismo 12 Tempere Di Mario Sironi
Milan Edizioni Del Milione Milano 1943 Soft cover Good No Jacket Book Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
NB: Text is in Italian throughout. Buff colour card covers with tipped in label bearing title to front cover. Condition: Good, with general shelfwear to covers, and light sunning to cover edges. Previous owners name on front endpaper. This book consists of twelve colour tipped in plates of works by Mario Sironi together with an introductory essay by the artist. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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98 Bossert, Helmuth Th. Folk Art of Primitive Peoples
London A.Zwemmer Ltd. 1955 Hardcover Good Poor Book Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Oatmeal colour paper-covered boards with buff cloth spine and titles in dark red on spine and cover. Condition: Good, v.light cockling to cover from an old water splash. Binding sound, text clean, no marks or inscriptions. Page edges v.lightly browned. D/J condition: Poor, very grubby, ripped and worn. 15pp. text with 40 colour plates of various tribal artefacts. In all, illustrating six hundred decorative motifs in colour, forming a survey of the applied art of Africa, Asia, Australia and Oceania, North, Central and South America Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 19.00 GBP
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99 Boudon, Philippe Lived-In architecture - Le Corbusier's Pessac Revisited
London Lund Humphries 1972 085331313x First Thus Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
First English edition. Black hardcover with title in white on spine. Condition: Good, with light shelfwear to covers.Binding sound. Dustjacket condition: Good, with light shelfwear. Price-clipped. 200pp. 70 b/w illustrations. This book describes the Quartiers Modernes Fruges built by Le Corbusier at Pessac c.1926, and how the houses have been altered by the occupants over the forty years since (the text was originally published in France in 1969). It is a fascinating socio-architectural study which casts light on the important relationship between an architect's intentions and the occupants' needs and reactions. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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100 Bowden, Mark Pitt Rivers: The life and archaeological work of Lieutenant-General Augustus Henry Lane Fox Pitt Rivers
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1991 0521400775 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Black hardcover with title in gilt on spine. Condition: Very good, with light shelfwear to covers. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Previous owners bookplate on front pastedown. Dustjacket condition: Very good, with light shelfwear. 182pp. 60 b/w illustrations. A flamboyant polymath, General Augustus Heny Lane Fox Pitt Rivers (1827-1900) was influential in at least four fields during his lifetime: military training, anthropology, archaeology and public education. This thoroughly researched biography of a controversial man describes his career, character and motivation. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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