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Image for Art in Society: A Guide to the Visual Arts

Art in Society: A Guide to the Visual Arts

By: Trewin Copplestone

Price: £10.95

Publisher: Prentice-Hall: 1983

Seller ID: 120647

ISBN: 0130477125

Condition: Very Good


"First US edition paperback, 1983, in overalll very good condition. Corners a little worn, binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text and plates clean and clear throughout." View more info

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Photography for Young People

By: Tudor Jenks

Price: £27.95

Publisher: W & R Chambers: 1908

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 121642

Condition: Very Good


"First UK edition hardback in the Chambers's Wonder Books series, 1908, with no jacket. In overall very good condition - original illustrated cloth boards are rubbed to edges and corners worn, spine slightly tanned. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions - owner's name neat to half-title page; text and plates clean and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photographs available. A particularly nice copy." View more info

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Sculpture on Buildings

By: Urs Boeck

Price: £21.95

Publisher: A. Zwemmer: 1961

Seller ID: 111106

Condition: Good


"First Edition hardback, 1961, with no jacket. 9 x 11.5 inches, 30 pages of text and 208 pages of b&w plates. Heavy. In overall good to very good condition - yellow boards, with black titles to spine, are somewhat soiled but only a little rubbed to edges; binding tight and square, no annotations or inscriptions, one or two spots of faint foxing to prelims and page ends a touch tanned but text and plates are very clean and clear throughout. A valuable reference source from a working artist's private collection." View more info

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Goulbourn Sketchbook

By: Valmai Phillips

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Australia, Rigby Ltd: 1975

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 160388

ISBN: ISBN 0727000187

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback in the Sketchbook series, 1975, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed and faded to spine and edges; cloth boards, with contrasting spine, clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for "1935 - 83. Caroline Hill. A complete catalogue of paintings, watercolours, drawings, etchings and fabric design."

"1935 - 83. Caroline Hill. A complete catalogue of paintings, watercolours, drawings, etchings and fabric design."

By: Various

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Caroline Hill Catalogue Fund: 1985

Seller ID: 110667

ISBN: 951012800

Condition: Very Good


"First Edition hardback with unclipped jacket. In very good/near fine condition with only very minor signs of handling and storage. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text and illustrations crisp and clean throughout." View more info

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The Art of Watercolor Painting

By: Various

Price: £19.95

Publisher: The Grumbacher Library:

Seller ID: 110598

Condition: Very Good


"Grunbacher Library No. B-374. Large format paper back, 10.5 x 13.5 inches, 48 pages. In overall very good condition - covers slightly soiled and staples just beginning to rust. Binding tight, no annotations or inscriptions, text and lovely period illustrations clean and clear throughout." View more info

Image for The Engraved Work Of Eric Gill (Large Picture Book No. 17)

The Engraved Work Of Eric Gill (Large Picture Book No. 17)

By: Victoria and Albert Museum

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1980

Seller ID: 170659

ISBN: 0112902715

Condition: Very Good


"Second edition second impression paperback in the Large Picture Book series (no. 17), 1980, in overall very good used condition with slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Architecture: The Natural And The Manmade

By: Vincent Scully

Price: £29.95

Publisher: Harvill: 1991

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190990

ISBN: ISBN 000272555X

Condition: Fine


First edition first printing hardback, 1991, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotation or inscriptions - includes several press clippings on associated topics; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. This book weighs nearly 4kg and additional postage will be required if shipped outside the UK. Not an old library book. View more info

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Bjork

By: Virginia Payne

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Little-I Ltd: 2001

Seller ID: 170083

ISBN: 1904000002

Condition: Very Good


"First paperback edition, 2001, with unclipped cloth dust jacket. In overall near fine used condition with slight signs of age, handling and storage - dj a touch rubbed. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

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Frantisek Drtikol

By: Vladimir Birgus

Price: £49.95

Publisher: Prague, Kant: 2000

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 122223

ISBN: ISBN 808621723X

Condition: Very Good


"First edition Czech language hardback (captions in Czech, English, French and German), 2000, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - dj slightly rubbed and bumped to corners. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text, illustrations and plates clean and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photographs available." View more info

Image for Oxford Stone Restored: The Work Of The Oxford Historic Buildings Fund 1957-1974

Oxford Stone Restored: The Work Of The Oxford Historic Buildings Fund 1957-1974

By: W. F. Oakeshott (editor)

Price: £14.95

Publisher: The Trustees Of The Oxford Historic Buildings Fund: 1975

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190666

ISBN: ISBN 0950484601

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1975, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Building Illustrated: Being An Introduction To Standard Building Methods, Illustrated By A Series Of Orthographic And Isometric Projections Fully Explained In The Text, Representing Building Construction In A Graphic And Progressive Manner. For The Use Of Students and Operatives.

Building Illustrated: Being An Introduction To Standard Building Methods, Illustrated By A Series Of Orthographic And Isometric Projections Fully Explained In The Text, Representing Building Construction In A Graphic And Progressive Manner. For The Use Of Students and Operatives.

By: W. H. Smith

Price: £29.95

Publisher: E. & F. N. Spon, Limited: 1944

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 190335

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1944, with no jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - red cloth boards slightly darkened to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotation or inscriptions; slight spotting to end-papers but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Watts (Masterpieces In Colour)

By: W. Loftus Hare

Price: £9.95

Publisher: London, T. C. & E. C. Jack:

Seller ID: 160422

Condition: Good


"Undated hardback edition in the Masterpieces In Colour series, c. 1910, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - buff-coloured boards, with slightly rubbed colour on-lay to front panel, are rubbed to edges and tanned to spine. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; light tanning to rough-trimmed page-ends and endpapers but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Of The Decorative Illustration Of Books Old And New

Of The Decorative Illustration Of Books Old And New

By: Walter Crane

Price: £59.95

Publisher: George Bell and Sons: 1901

Seller ID: 170880

Condition: Fine


Second, revised edition hardback in the Ex-Libris Series, 1901, sympathetically rebound in new hessian-covered boards with tan leather spine and gilt titles. In overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight with new marbled endpapers; no annotations or inscriptions; slight toning to marbled page-ends but text and wonderful illustrations bright and clear throughout. Frontis retains tissue-paper guard. Not an old library book. View more info

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Lighting for Photography: Means and Methods

By: Walter Nurnberg

Price: £14.95

Publisher: The Focal Press: 1943

Seller ID: 120733

Condition: Good


"First edition third impresion hardback, 1943, with no jacket. In overall good condition - light grey cloth boards, with brown titles to spine, a little soiled. Binding tight, no inscriptions but the book has been 'updated' by the (neat) insertion of photocopies and some annotations from the 16th and 17th editions; pages slightly yellowed but text and plates clean and clear throughout. A working copy in good overall condition - still relevant today." View more info

Image for 100 Years Of Dance Posters

100 Years Of Dance Posters

By: Walter Terry and Jack Rennert

Price: £39.95

Publisher: Michael Dempsey: 1975

Seller ID: 181438

ISBN: ISBN 090451806X

Condition: Good


Large (280mm x 400mm, 112pp) paperback edition in the Poster Art Library series, 1975, in overall good used condition with only minor signs of age, handling and storage - covers rubbed to edges and spine with creasing to a couple of corners. Internally clean. Binding tight; no annotation or inscriptions; light toning to page-ends but text and all 96 posters are bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Women, Art and Society

By: Whitney Chadwick

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 1994

Seller ID: 121778

ISBN: 0500202419

Condition: Very Good


World of Art special volume reprint, 1994, in overall very good condition with only slight signs of handling and storage. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations clean and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book View more info

Image for Gnomes

Gnomes

By: Wil Huygen

Price: £14.95

Publisher: Pan Books: 1977

Seller ID: 190253

ISBN: ISBN 0330257552

Condition: Near Fine


First Pan paperback edition, 1977, in overall near fine used condition with only slight signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

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Graining: Ancient And Modern

By: William E. Wall

Price: £22.95

Publisher: Charles Griffin and Company Limited: 1988

Seller ID: 140029

ISBN: ISBN 0852643039

Condition: Fine


"Hardback edition with preface by J. M. Ratcliffe, 1988, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine used condition in a near fine dj with only slight signs of handling and storage - dj slightly faded to spine; black cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears very little read, no annotations or inscriptions - inititals very small to ffep upper rh corner tip; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for William Etty 1787-1849: An Exhibition Of Paintings On Loan From York City Art Gallery. Lincolnshire Museums Usher Gallery 25 October - 23 November 1975

William Etty 1787-1849: An Exhibition Of Paintings On Loan From York City Art Gallery. Lincolnshire Museums Usher Gallery 25 October - 23 November 1975

By: William Etty

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Lincoln, Usher Gallery: 1975

Seller ID: 170012

Condition: Good


"Paperback exhibition catalogue, 1975, in overall good-to-very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - white covers slightly rubbed. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text and b&w illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info