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The James A. de Rothschild Collection at Waddesdon Manor - 1 Furniture, Clocks and Gilt Bronzes. - two Volumes
De Bellaigue, Geoffrey
ISBN: 0707800102
Published for The National Trust By Office Du Livre London 1974 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Hardcover   Fine
Price: 550.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013834  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Renniks Australian Coin & Banknote Values
Pitt, Ian
ISBN: 9780958557450
Renniks Publications,  2002. 
  Softcover. Good Condition/. Edition Unstated. Size: 8vo - from 7 ¾" to 9 ¾" . 0 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Coins; ISBN: 0958557454. ISBN/EAN: 9780958557450. Inventory No: 24761. 
Price: 400.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24761  Bookseller: Agnes Books
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Haberdashery Price List 1912: Rylands Haberdashery and Trimmings
Rylands & Sons
London. Rylands & Sons. 1912  1912 
  Large 8vo. red leather covered boards hardcover. 618pp. + price list. A beautiful pre-war catalogue includes many colour plates with b/w illus throughout. very good, some wear to cover edges. Scarce. 
Price: 350.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7109  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Treasures of Mechanical Music a Compilation of Hundres of Tracker Bar, Key Frame, and Note Layouts for Automatic Music MacHines, Together with Historical and Technical Information and a Collector’s Portfolio of Outstanding Mechanical Musical Instruments
Arthur A Reblitz & Q David Bowers
ISBN: 0911572201
The Vestal Press New York 1981 1st Ed.
Quarto  B/W plts. Owner's stamp on FFEP's. Cloth boards slightly shelf worn, o/w VG. Dust jacket slightly chipped, creased and worn along edges and corners, with several very small closed tears, o/w G.  Very Good
Price: 350.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005988ra  Bookseller: Fine Books Classic Stamps
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Sam Fullbrook; Racing Colours
Moore, Felicity St John,
ISBN: 0724101802
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 1995. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Sam Fulbrook. First Edition. sponsor's foreword, director's foreword, acknowledgements, and exhibitions and select reviews. The text is illustrated with colour reproductions of Sam Fullbrook's paintings. Colour card cover with blue and white coloured titles to the front panel and blue coloured titles to the backstrip. Minor creasing to the book corners and previous owner's name to the top edge of the title page. A catalogue of the exhibition of the Australian painter Sam Fullbrook held at the National Gallery of Victoria in 1995. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. (3), IV-VI, 74, pages,. Please refer to the accompanying picture(s) Illustrator: Sam Fulbrook. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Art & Design; Catalogue; ISBN: 0724101802. ISBN/EAN: 9780724101801. Inventory No: 0113192. 
Price: 350.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0113192  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Coachbuilder. Atlas of Scale Drawings Third Series
no author
ISBN: 0959675434
The Dene Bindery Australia 1981 
 Hardcover Facsimile of the original edition published in 1909, The Tariff of Prices " reprinted from " The Australian Coachbuilder and Wheelwright" 1906. Very neat clean firm tidy hc, trace of wear.. 1.1kg; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 61 pages Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: 300.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7816  Bookseller: Blue Basket Books
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Faberge : Treasures of Imperial Russia
Habsburg, Geza Von
ISBN: 9785990028418
Link of Times Foundation, Russia, 2004. 
  Hardcover (in Slipcase). As New/As New. First Edition. Lavish production in perfect order. Probably never opened. plastic covering to slipcase is creased and has a couple of dinks. Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). ISBN: . ISBN/EAN: 9785990028418. **Packed weight will exceed 1kg. Additional postage will be requested **. 
Price: 300.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16978  Bookseller: Arkwright Books
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Australian Postmarks & Slogans 1917 -- 1979
Wallen, D. S. OBE (& Muriel Wallen and Tony Wallen),
Self-Published, Surfers Paradise, 1982. 
  Stapled. Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 800 g;[4], 149 pages all printed single sided, reproducing postmarks and slogans that had actually been sighted by the author. The author died before the publication of this book, and his wife and son finished it off, and in the introduction, indicated that they would probably never be another edition. The covers are a slightly thicker card and the binding is done by processors of stapling, with red duct tape to cover the staples. Size: Oblong quarto - over 9¾" - 12" Wide. We haven't photographed this book yet. An image can be provided on request. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; philatelic; Inventory No: 0219846. 
Price: 300.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0219846  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Netsuke ur Samling Salomon Sorensen
Stig Roth
Goteborg  1933 Limited Edition of 500 Copies
180mm x 250mm Hard Cover Boards have moderate wear. Gilt to spine faded. Bumping to corners. General age-toning to pages and a few incidental marks. Binding tight. 154pp plus 101 plates  Good
Price: 280.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003945  Bookseller: Lectioz
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Carter’s Price Guide to Antiques in Australia 1987 edition
Carter, Alan, June and Julie
Australian Antique Trader Sydney 1987 
4to Hard Cover 608pp, 100s of colour and b&w ills. Sl wear to bottom of spine o/w very good. 1000s of beautiful things.  Very Good
Price: 250.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 866  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Ancient Chinese Tea Wares
Flagstaff House Museum
Urban Council Of Hong Kong, 1994  1994 
  4to. stiff illust. wraps. Soft Cover. 239pp. 100 full page colour plates. near fine condition, includes brochure showing dynasty periods and tea preperation instructions. Text in Chinese and English 
Price: 250.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5524  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Cartier: A Century of Cartier Wristwatches
Gordon, George,
ISBN: 9789627359029
Alan Zie Yongder, Hong Kong, 1989. 
  Hardcover (in Slipcase). Very Good/. . Size: Over 12" Tall. Issued in a limited, numbered edition. This copy has the original certificate numbered 1041 and signed by author and publisher Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; ISBN: 9627359025. ISBN/EAN: 9789627359029. Inventory No: 21128. 
Price: 250.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21128  Bookseller: Berry Books
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Treen and Other Wooden Bygones: An Encyclopaedia and Social History
Pinto, Edward H.
ISBN: 0713515333
Bell & Hyman Ltd London 1969 
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hard Cover 1979 reprint. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Front board a little scratched. Firm binding, clean pages. Glossary. Price clipped dustwrapper protected by mylar style cover. A very nice clean copy. Additional shipping costs will be requested from buyers outside Australia.  Very Good
Price: 250.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9815  Bookseller: Jules Books (ABA)
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Treen and Other Wooden Bygones: An Encyclopaedia and Social History
Pinto, Edward H.
ISBN: 0713515333
Bell & Hyman Ltd London UK 1969 
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hard Cover 1979 reprint. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Front board a little scratched. Firm binding, clean pages. Glossary. Price clipped dustwrapper protected by mylar style cover. A very nice clean copy. Additional shipping costs will be requested ac00  Very Good
Price: 250.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9815  Bookseller: Jules Books (ABA)
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Arthur Streeton, 1867-1943
Smith, Geoffrey,
ISBN: 0724101837
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 1995. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Jacket. First Edition. Signed by Author on first Page. 1.1 kg; 202 pages, includes references, chronology of the artist, 82 plates, reproduced in colour, of Arthur Streeton's works, with several black-and-white photographs of Arthur Streeton and his family. Illustrated title page and front panel of book. The protective laminate on the front panel has wrinkled slightly. Inscribed and signed by the author in February 1996. The only damage is a slight darkening of the front edge of the text block from handling. Size: Large Format Paperback. We haven't photographed this book yet. An image can be provided on request. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Art; Art -- Australian; Catalogue; Signed by Author on first Page. ISBN: 0724101837. ISBN/EAN: 9780724101832. Inventory No: 0225641. This book will weigh more than 1.0 kg when packed. Please enquire of the bookseller for an amended quote for the postage to destinations outside of Australia. 
Price: 240.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0225641  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Christie’s Film and Entertainment : Tuesday 5 December 2006 (Audrey Hepburn and James Bond memorabilia)
Christie’s
Christie's London 2006 
 Paperback 114 page catalogue for auction which included Audrey Hepburn and James Bond memorabilia, most importantly the black Givenchy dress from 1961 classic Breakfast at Tiffany's, which sold for over $1 million.   Very Good
Price: 225.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 023266  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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DIE OLYMPISCHEN SPIELE IN LOS ANGELES 1932. Diese Chronik der X. Olympischen Spiele ...
Meisl, Willy [ Editor ],
Reemtsma Cigarettenfabriken, Altona-Bahrenfeld Germany, 1932. 
  Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/Poor. Illustrator: Various. First Edition. 143 pp., With 10 full-page b/w illusts., 76 orig. col. photographs tipped-in, 120 orig. b/w photographs tipped-in, and Fold out color graph of medal winners by country in back. Text in German. Remains of the photographic dustwrapper, cloth edges " dusty ", corners bumped, previous owner's name on ffep, page edges browned. Internally clean and tidy. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. We haven't photographed this book yet. An image can be provided on request. Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Inventory No: 0204455. 
Price: 220.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0204455  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Australian Studio Pottery & China Painting
TIMMS, Peter
ISBN: 0195546598
   
 H/C For a more detailed description of this book, please contact us by phone or email. Excellent
Price: 220.00 (AUD)
Book Number: B3632  Bookseller: North Sydney Book Exchange
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Borès: dessins
Dechanet, Anne,
Ed. Galerie Kriegel, Paris, No date. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Francisco Bores (1898 – 1972). First Edition. 31 x 23 cm., photographing frontispiece, two-page introduction, 54 single page works, and 4 or 5 double page works which all appear to have come from the period 1957 reproduced in black-and-white. There is a reproduction of an article from 1962, followed by a list of exhibitions, the latest one being in Madrid in 1971, and the final page indicates that this is volume 566 of a limited edition numbered of 2000. Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). [76] pages. Text is in French. Please refer to the accompanying picture(s) Illustrator: Francisco Bores (1898 – 1972). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Art & Design; Catalogue; French Language; Inventory No: 0242216. 
Price: 210.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0242216  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Marchen Der Volker
Cigaretten-bilderdienst,
Cigaretten-bilderdienst, Altona-Bahrenfeld Germany, 1933. 
  Illustrated Card. Good Condition/No Jacket. Illustrator: Not Credited. First Edition. 118 pp., 149 cigarette cards pasted in. Folktales from around the world, includes ( all in German ) Sinbad the sailor, The Night-light, Bobby Box, Don Quixote etc.. The illustrations are bright and reminiscent of the Disney stills from the late 40's and 50's! The decorated cover is edgeworn, and sun-browned. All the pages are browned, and there is offset browning opposite each cigarette card. Size: Oblong Folio. We haven't photographed this book yet. An image can be provided on request. Illustrator: Not Credited. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Inventory No: 0204387. 
Price: 200.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0204387  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Furniture History: The Journal of the Furniture History Society - 20 Volumes 1991-1997, 1999 and 2000- 2011 Plus Index 1990-1999 and Furniture History: Forty Years On
no author
The Furniture History Society London  Annual Publication
185mm x 245mm Soft Covers Some of the volumes have former owner's name to first page - otherwise condition would be near-fine. NO INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING. ADDITIONAL DOMESTIC POSTAGE CHARGE.  Very Good
Price: 200.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014209  Bookseller: Lectioz
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Carter’s Price Guide to Antiques in Australia. 1992
Carter, Alan & June (edited by).
Sydney, Bomilhold Pty. Ltd., 1990  1990 
  4to. laminated boards, hardcover. 590pp. index, colour & b/w illus. very good. 
Price: 190.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 34864  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Encyclopaedia of Australian Potter’s Marks
Ford, Geoff
ISBN: 0959001816
Salt Glaze Press Wodonga, Victoria, Australia 2002 SECOND EDITION
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Soft Cover Light general wear to covers. 235 pages. Illustrates over 1,600 marks.   Very Good
Price: 190.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018568  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Book of Decorative Furniture its form, colour, & history with 100 and reproductions in full-colour facsimile of drawings by the author, and 1000 text illustrations; correlated charts of British woodwork styles and contemporaries; decorative Furnishing
Foley, Edwin,
T. C. & E. C. Jack, London and Edinburgh, 1910. 
  Blue Buckram Gilt. Good Condition/No Jacket. Illustrator: The Author. First Edition. 6.7 kg; in two volumes, volume I -- XVI, + fold out chart (in perfect condition,) 428 pp., with 50 tipped in plates in colour drawn by the author, (plates XXII detached but still present. All other plates accounted for and in good condition. Volume II -- published 1911 XII, 420 pages, includes bibliography, glossary of terms, index, and plates LI -- XCIX. Both volumes also contain innumerable black-and-white line drawings. All plates are present. On page 213 there is a label for a chilblain liniment that has become stuck to the left-hand margin, otherwise, the interior of both volumes is free of major blemish. The top edge of both volumes are gilded, and the front edges and bottom edges untrimmed, with the edges now browned. Volume I has a 1.0 inch tear in the cloth central to the top edge of the spine, the rear panel of volume II and the front panel of volume I have suffered mirror damp staining/fading, and the rear panel of volume I is severely affected by water/damp damage. Nevertheless the board remains sound. A digital image can be provided of both volumes, to help assess condition. This is a book for the antique dealer who wants to learn about the furniture that was available pre-world War II, and Howard developed, how was made, the timbers used, the reasons for changes in styles and fashions etc etc many of the pieces illustrated no longer exist in the open market, yet this book will enable the dedicated person to recognize the truly valuable antique from the modern reproduction. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. We haven't photographed this book yet. An image can be provided on request. Illustrator: The Author. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 3 kilos. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Furniture; Craft; Inventory No: 0219987. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. 
Price: 180.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0219987  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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German Porcelain of the 18th Century - Volume I and II of 2
Pauls-Eisenbeiss, Erika
ISBN: 0214653463
Barrie and Jenkins London 1972 
Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Cloth Two volume set in original card packaging slipcase. (The case looks to have been designed for transport not display, it is yellowed and marked.) Dustwrappers are price clipped and there is some rubbing along top and bottom cover edges, otherwise in fine condition. Volume I is Meissen from the beginning until 1760, volume II is Hochst, FrankenThal and Ludwigsburg. An illustrated catalogue of Dr and Mrs Pauls' collection of early German porcelain. The author gives detailed descriptions of the pieces, their origins, designers and prices. She also compares them with similar pieces in museums and descriptions in catalogues. Notes of catalogues, auction sales and the relevant literature about these sales are also listed. An indispensable work for universities, libraries, art dealers and collectors. Vol I has 572 pages and 287 illustrations (91 in colour), volume II has 336 pages and 123 illustrations (39 in colour). 5.9kg unpacked weight. Overweight, extra postage may be required outside Australia.  Very Good
Price: 175.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006801  Bookseller: Mayger & Mayger Pty Ltd
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Traditional Korean Furniture
Wright, Edward Reynolds; Man, Sill Pai
ISBN: 4770025386
Kodansha Amer Inc New York 2000 Second Edition
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hard Cover A brand new book with small mark to front pastedown and ffep (?? squashed insect!), otherwise internally unmarked and in as new condition. "This pioneering book provides a grand overview of one of the world's great furniture traditions."  Nr. Fine
Price: 175.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 026107  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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A History of English and Irish Glass
Thorpe, W A
Holland Press  1969 
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hard Cover Facsimile of original edition, 2 volumes bound together, limited to 500 copies. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Firm binding. Clean pages. Vol. 2 comprises 168 black & white plate illustrations, Vol 1 covering technique, adoption, assimilation, Revenscroft revolution, design, ornament, Anglo-Irish revivial, Illustrated. Bibliography. A very nice clean copy. Additional shipping costs will be requested from buyers outside Australia.  Very Good
Price: 175.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9812  Bookseller: Jules Books (ABA)
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Important Indian Jewellery (inc. Part Collection of Maharajas of Patiala)
Sotheby’s Geneva
Sothebys Geneva 1991 
 Paperback Magnificently illustrated catalogue, 23 lots (of which only 10 are shown as being sold on realised price list part pasted to first page), full descriptions with accompanying colour photographs, frontis portrait Maharaja of Patiala circa 1930. Internally unmarked, wraps lightly rubbed, faint crease upper right corner front panel, upper left corner back panel.  Very Good
Price: 175.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 024675  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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Star Pieces : the Enduring beauty of Spectacular Furniture
Linley, David; Cator, Charles, Chislett, Helen
ISBN: 9780500514825
Thames & Hudson London 2009 First
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hard Cover A superbly presented book with illustrated endpapers, 320 illustrations.  As New
Price: 175.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 025260  Bookseller: Pamela Bakes at Page Two
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A History of English and Irish Glass
Thorpe, W A
Holland Press  1969 
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Hard Cover Facsimile of original edition, 2 volumes bound together, limited to 500 copies. Brown cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Firm binding. Clean pages. Vol. 2 comprises 168 black & white plate illustrations, Vol 1 covering technique, adoption, assimilation, Revenscroft revolution, design, ornament, Anglo-Irish revivial, Illustrated. Bibliography. A very nice clean copy. Additional shipping costs will be requested ac00  Very Good
Price: 175.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9812  Bookseller: Jules Books (ABA)
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