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A Room of Her Own; Women's Personal Spaces
Madden, Chris Casson,
ISBN: 0733606091
Hodder & Stoughton, Sydney, 2000. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographs. Reprint. the book is 2nd hand, and the colour illustrated dust jacket shows no damage, and neither does the book with its illustrated binding. Interior is without annotation. In this book women from all walks of life introduce us to the sanctuaries they've created their own homes, some of them are well-known others, are known only in their own communities. But they all lead full, busy lives. And their personal spaces are rich and revealing. Not just the book of interior design, but a book of inspiration, showing the way for each woman to include a personal space for herself in her home stop Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 224 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; interior design; ISBN: 0733606091. ISBN/EAN: 9780733606090. Inventory No: 0251971. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0251971  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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A Treasury of Driftwood and Dried Arrangements
Ishimoto, Tatsuo,
Crown Publishers, New York, 1962. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 450 g; 126 pages, last three pages blank, illustrated throughout with over 100 black-and-white photographs, some full page. The front end page has a bookplate from the Emily MacPherson College for art and craft prize. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, with a half inch tear at the lower part of the front fold over, light rubbing of the edges of the rear panel and front panel, and a little chipping at the top left of the front panel the base edge of the boards shows loss of colour from rubbing. Using weathered wood, stone, dried materials, and plant materials collected from various sections of the United States, the author here creates new and exquisite permanent arrangements suitable for any interior. This well-known designer, famous as a teacher and photographer, provides 100 new arrangements showing how both traditional and contemporary principles can be applied to arrangements of dried materials. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Floristry ; Interior Design; Inventory No: 0220410. Good
Price: $14.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0220410  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Best Australian Interiors
Takle, Gary – Editor,
ISBN: 0980831407
Think Publishing, South Morang, Victoria, 2010. First Edition
 Softcover (with Flaps) Softcover (with Flaps). Very Good Condition/. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. The text is illustrated with copious colour photography. Photographic card cover with white colour title to the front panel and backstrip. A walk through some of Australia's best homes. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 223, [1] 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. Book is in very good condition with minimal signs of age and wear.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; Australia; architecture. ISBN: 0980831407. ISBN/EAN: 9780980831405. Inventory No: 0117429. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0117429  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Classic Style
Judith, Miller,
ISBN: 1840000503
Michael Beazley, London, 1998. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Tim Clinch – Photographer. First Edition. foreword by author glossary, index and acknowledgements. Photographic end pages, showing a fabric with a bee design. The text is illustrated with fabulous colour photography taken by Tim Clinch. Black coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper with gilt and white coloured titles to the front panel and gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Colour photograph of author to the rear fold over panel. "Classic Style traces the path of classical influence over the centuries, highlighting its enduring strength. Glorious photographs show how beautifully restored original interiors and intelligent modern pastiches in a variety of houses and apartments throughout Europe and America." -- from the rear panel blurb. Rubbing of the back strip edges, lower book edges and to the top corners. Very light age toning of the text block edges. Creasing of the dustwrapper edges and rubbing of the panels. Size: Square Quarto. [8], 176 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Tim Clinch – Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Home Decorating & Repair; Interior Design; Photography. ISBN: 1840000503. ISBN/EAN: 9781840000504. Inventory No: 0123897. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0123897  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Country Kitchens
Innes, Jocasta,
ISBN: 1857324676
Mitchell Beazley, London, 2000. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. 1.0 kg; 180 pages, bound in colour illustrated softcover binding which has attached fold over flaps. The book is illustrated with part and full-page colour photographs of country kitchens from around the world, and is finished off with a section on country foods and their recipes. There is a partially erased number at the top right of the 1st page, otherwise the book shows no damage. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Cooking, Wine & Dining; Interior Design; ISBN: 1857324676. ISBN/EAN: 9781857324679. Inventory No: 0235327. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Good
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0235327  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Country Living, Country Decorating
Niles, Bo,
ISBN: 0947189513
Bantam, New South Wales, 1988. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. 256 pages, bound in original red papered boards, with the country living motif on the covers and on the end pages. Colour illustrated dust jacket has a 1/4" tear at the top of the spine. There is no other damage to be described. The country decorating sourcebook, from the editors of Country Living, and an insiders guide to finding the best of everything from reproduction colonial fabrics and Shaker furniture to stencils, reefs, and baskets. -- Front fold over blurb. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; ISBN: 0947189513. ISBN/EAN: 9780947189518. Inventory No: 0247224. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0247224  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Country Living, Country Decorating
Niles, Bo,
ISBN: 0947189513
Bantam, New South Wales, 1988. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Reprint. 256 pages, bound in original red papered boards, with the country living motif on the covers and on the end pages. Colour illustrated dust jacket. There is no damage to be described. The country decorating source book, from the editors of Country Living, and an insiders guide to finding the best of everything from reproduction colonial fabrics and Shaker furniture to stencils, reefs, and baskets. -- Front fold over blurb. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; ISBN: 0947189513. ISBN/EAN: 9780947189518. Inventory No: 0235334. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0235334  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Creating Space; Essential Home Organization
Wilhide, Elizabeth,
ISBN: 1579590012
Soma Books, San Francisco, 1997. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 900 g; illustrated throughout with colour photography, with original cream coloured boards and a colour illustrated dustjacket. The book and jacket show no damage. In this book the author suggests simple but effective strategies for maximising space in ways that are both practical and stylish. She considers the various types of storage appropriate to every part of the house, from kitchen and living areas, to bedrooms and baths. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; ISBN: 1579590012. ISBN/EAN: 9781579590017. Inventory No: 0234154. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0234154  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Design and Detail; The Practical Guide to Styling a House
Guild, Tricia ,
ISBN: 1850291373
Conran Octopus, London, 1988. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illustrator: David Montgomery -- Photographer. First Edition. introduction by author, acknowledgements and index. Green coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with numerous colour photographs taken by David Montgomery. Black coloured boards with self embossed decoration to the front panel and self embossed titles to the backstrip. Colour photographic dustwrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the backstrip. Colour photograph of the author to the rear dustwrapper panel. A book on interior design, with a emphasis on details, to give an overall harmonious feeling to a house. The author gives advice, from her own personal experience, on how to develop your own sense of style and taste. Rubbing to the lower book edges with is slight cocking of the spine. Previous owners name to the top edge of the free front end paper. Rubbing to the dustwrapper panels and ruffling of the dustwrapper edges. There is a 6.5" arcing tear to the lower edge of the rear dustwrapper panel – tear arcing into the dustwrapper panel. Repaired with tape to the verso – tape still in situ. Small triangular creased to the lower right-hand corner of the front fold over panel. Size: Folio (over 12" tall ). [10], 11-159, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: David Montgomery -- Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; Fashion, Fabrics & Style. ISBN: 1850291373. ISBN/EAN: 9781850291374. Inventory No: 0115195. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0115195  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Dream Houses
Gilliatt, Mary,
ISBN: 1850291071
Conrad Octopus, London, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographs. First Edition. Clean copy, protected since purchase, no damage to the dust jacket, no damage to the book. No annotations. By showing the work of some of the finest architects, interior designers and decorators, both professional and amateur, and giving an in-depth account of how each home was designed, the book shows just how the most superlative decorative effects were achieved. – Front fold over blurb Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 208 pages. please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; Home Decorating & Repair. ISBN: 1850291071. ISBN/EAN: 9781850291077. Inventory No: 0270212. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0270212  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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East Coast Rooms; Portfolios of 31 Interior Designers and Architects
Kasabian, Anna,
ISBN: 0312276613
Rockport Publications, New York, 2001. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 900 g; 160 pages, indexed. Illustrated with both colour, and black-and-white photography. Bound in buff unglazed papered boards, with colour illustrated dustjacket. The book is second-hand, but shows no damage. The book discusses the decluttering and simplifying ones home and immediate environment, and the use of recycled goods and found objects, rather than purchasing new. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; ISBN: 0312276613. ISBN/EAN: 9780312276614. Inventory No: 0235292. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0235292  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Epoustouflant: The Style of David Snyder
Snyder, David,
ISBN: 0936614110
Foreman Publishing Inc, Santa Monica, California, 1990. First Edition
 Hardcover (1/4 Cloth 3/4 Cloth) Hardcover (1/4 Cloth 3/4 Cloth). Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Jon Miller – Photographer. First Edition. Foreword by Philip B. Miller, preface by Len Foreman, introduction by author, domestic resources, foreign resources and acknowledgements. Illustrated endpages and half title page – being a photograph of a fabric design. The text is illustrated with copious colour photography of various interior designs created by the author, taken by Jon Miller. 1/4 coloured cloth covered black strip coloured titles. 3/4 dark grape coloured cloth covered boards. Colour photographic dustwrapper, again by Jon Miller, Gilbert and dark coloured titles to the front panel and back and coloured titles to the back script. Black-and-white photograph of author you fold over panel. A celebration of some of David Snyder's designs interiors and fabrics for various designers. He also has a singular vision for interiors and this celebrates some of the diverse commissions he has received. Rubbing of lower edges and corners. Some age toning of text block edges. Chipping of the dustwrapper corners with some creasing of the edges. Stunning to the dustwrapper panels and there are some brown coloured stains to the top edge of the front panel. Size: Landscape Quarto. [6], 7 - 192 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Jon Miller – Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; United States; 1990s; ISBN: 0936614110. ISBN/EAN: 9780936614113. Inventory No: 0125586. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0125586  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Fabric Magic
Paine, Melanie,
ISBN: 0002178184
Collins, Sydney, 1988. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Remainder/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 1.120 kg.; VI, 7-216 pages, introduction by author, glossary of terms, glossary of fabrics, suppliers' credits, further reading, index and acknowledgements. The text is illustrated with numerous colour photography throughout the text and the occasional colour illustration. Blue coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Rubbing to the edges and there is a blue star remainder mark to the lower text block edge. Colour photographic dustwrapper with black titles to the front panel and white titles to the backstrip. Rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and dustwrapper panels. Black-and-white photograph of author to the rear fold over panel. A look at fabric and how it can be used to decorate a house. Digital is available upon request to help assess condition. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; Fashion, Fabrics & Style. ISBN: 0002178184. ISBN/EAN: 9780002178181. Inventory No: 0109630. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Remainder
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0109630  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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French Style
Slesin, Suzanne & Cliff, Stafford,
ISBN: 0500233667
Thames & Hudson, London, 1982. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Jacques Dirand – Photographer. First Edition. preface by Andree Putman, foreword by Robert Rosenblum, acknowledgements and index. Gray mottled coloured end pages. The text is illustrated with fabulous colour photography taken by Jacques Dirand . Olive coloured cloth covered boards with silver coloured titles to the back strip. Colour photographic dustwrapper, again by Jacques Dirand, with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and white coloured titles to the back strip. Colour photographs of authors and photographer to the rear fold over panel. A look at the interior design / decoration of contemporary French houses (where the houses themselves be contemporary or not) in the early 1980s. Minor rubbing of the book corners and lower book edges. Previous owner's ex libris plate to the free front end page. A little creasing of the top dustwrapper edge with rubbing of all panels. Some handling marks to the rear panel. Small tear to back strip edge. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [7], 8 - 287, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Jacques Dirand – Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Architecture; Interior Design; Photography; France; Home Decorating & Repair. ISBN: 0500233667. ISBN/EAN: 9780500233665. Inventory No: 0123532. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0123532  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Furnishing Art and Practice
Carney, Clive,
Oxford, Melbourne, 1950. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: June Carney. First Edition. 1.5 kg; XVI, 360 pages, indexed. The book is illustrated with numerous parts, and full page photographs in colour and, black-and-white as well as detailed line drawings, tables, charts etc. Each section of the book cavers an aspect of interior design, and offers a glossary, as well as an expository question and answer section. The book is written primarily for the amateurs so that it is desirable to create interest in everything that comes within the category of home furnishings. Grace and beauty are expressed in many forms, and fine wares and not the rightful possessions of any class or creed; but ignorance of what may be accomplished with limited resources is alone responsible for much distasteful furnishing. -- from the introduction, page 1. Pages 173 onwards are probably more of interest to the modern day antique dealer what with the hallmarks, the pottery marks on monograms, and depictions of the various styles of furniture through history. Size: Quarto -- up to 12 " Tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: June Carney. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Interior Design; Inventory No: 0218449. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Good
Price: $39.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0218449  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Homes & Gardens Finishing Touches
Hilliard, Elizabeth,
ISBN: 1850292671
Conran Octopus, Britain, 1990. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 1.0 kg; 128 pages with an index, and profusely illustrated with part full-page colour photography. Colour illustrated dustjacket. Slight rubbing to the heel of the spine, no other damage to describe. This book is an essential source of inspiration for all those aspects of decorating the calm after the tools and pay Kent have been put away. And, for those people who want a change but do not wish to undertake a complete redecoration, this book serves as a guide to easy alterations that will transform the appearance of a room. -- Front fold over blurb Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; ISBN: 1850292671. ISBN/EAN: 9781850292678. Inventory No: 0235333. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0235333  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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House & Garden Book of Drawing Rooms and Sitting Rooms
Harling, Robert; Leonie Highton; Bridges, John,
ISBN: 0712647856
Conde Nast, London, 1991. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Acknowledgements. The text is illustrated with colour photography. Light brown coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and white coloured titles to the back strip. A book on how the drawing-room and sitting-room may be decorated in various styles. Softening and rubbing to the back strip edges with rubbing of the book corners. A slight cock of the spine. A small adhesion mark between the verso of the half title page and title page. A little creasing of the dustwrapper edges with rubbing of the panels. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; ISBN: 0712647856. ISBN/EAN: 9780712647854. Inventory No: 0124087. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0124087  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Ikebana, the Art of Japanese Flower Arranging
Palmer, Elizabeth,
ISBN: 1853481246
New Burlington Books, London, 1988. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 128 pp., colour illustrated dustwrapper, text illustrated with colour reproductions and photographs, and line drawings arranged in a step by step order. Bibliography, index. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A clean secondhand copy, with no damage to report. . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Gardening; Interior Design; ISBN: 1853481246. ISBN/EAN: 9781853481246. Inventory No: 0248071. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0248071  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Inside; Australian Interiors
Faulkner, Janne,
ISBN: 1864483466
Allen & Unwin, St Leonards, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/good. Illustrator: Earl Carter -- Photographer. First Edition. bound in original illustrated laminated hardcover binding. The author is passionate about the house, which he sees as a sanctuary, a place where we live, eat, play, entertain and enjoy life. And since we all live differently with different demands, the space should accordingly reflect all of our needs. A very clean copy with no damage to describe. Full number line. Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). X, 208 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Earl Carter -- Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Australia; Interior Design. ISBN: 1864483466. ISBN/EAN: 9781864483468. Inventory No: 0266304. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0266304  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Inside; Australian Interiors
Faulkner, Janne,
ISBN: 1864483466
Allen & Unwin, St Leonards, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/good. Illustrator: Earl Carter -- Photographer. First Edition. bound in original illustrated laminated hardcover binding. Very faint trace of foxing to the front edge of the text block, and there is a 2 inch tear on the left-hand side of the front panel of the dustjacket above the spine gutter. (Not particularly noticeable). The birthday inscription on the half title page appears to have been signed by the author. The author is passionate about the house, which he sees as a sanctuary, a place where we live, eat, play, entertain and enjoy life. And since we all live differently with different demands, the space should accordingly reflect all of our needs. Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). X, 208 pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Earl Carter -- Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Australia; Interior Design. ISBN: 1864483466. ISBN/EAN: 9781864483468. Inventory No: 0237640. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0237640  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Lighting for a Beautiful Home
Orchard, Jan,
ISBN: 1897730055
Premier Books, Putney, London, 1993. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 650 g; 160 pages, illustrated throughout with colour photography, and black-and-white line drawings. There is a rather comprehensive section at the back listing manufacturers and suppliers for Britain, Europe, Australia, America, Canada and even New Zealand. The final part of the book is a glossary. The colour illustrated dust jacket replicates the colour illustrated boards beneath . minor ruffling of the edges of the dust jacket, otherwise both it and the book in very good condition. This book discusses the various ways of making lighting work for you in the home, with consideration of both traditional and ultra-modern designs. It is a comprehensive an exciting introduction to all aspects of the subject of lighting. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; ISBN: 1897730055. ISBN/EAN: 9781897730058. Inventory No: 0219852. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0219852  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Living in Venice
Vedrenne, Elisabeth,
ISBN: 0500236070
Thames & Hudson, London, 1990. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: André Martin – Photographer. First Edition. Introduction by author, directory, map, further reading and index. Photographic endpages. The text has been illustrated with 360 colour photographs by André Martin. Brown coloured cloth covered boards with gilt coloured embossed publisher's logo to the front panel gilt coloured titles to the back. Colour photographic dustwrapper with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. A look at the interior decoration of the hidden Venice. Guided by the owners of villas, palaces and homes, the author and the photographer were taken into rooms and homes not seen by casual visitors, and, we are given a peep of the treasures that are there. Rubbing of the back strip corners and to the book corners. A very slight cock of the spine with a hint of age toning to the text block edges. Creasing to the top dustwrapper edges with rubbing of the panels. Fading to the back strip. Size: Square Quarto. [6], 7 - 238, [2] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: André Martin – Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; Italy; ISBN: 0500236070. ISBN/EAN: 9780500236079. Inventory No: 0124088. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
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Mary Emmerling's American Country Details
Sheehan, Carol Sama,
ISBN: 0517583690
Clarkson Potter, New York, 1994. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Reprint. 800 g; 208 pages, indexed, includes a list of American suppliers in a directory at the rear. Illustrated with part page and full-page colour photography. Over 550 full-colour photographs show how to dress up a mantelpiece, make the most of a winding staircase, and storage space, and choose the right linens for the bed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; ISBN: 0517583690. ISBN/EAN: 9780517583692. Inventory No: 0234501. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
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Mary Nilsson's Decorating Australian Houses
Nilsson, Mary,
ISBN: 0850912695
Lothian Book Publishing Co. Pty. Ltd., Port Melbourne, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 700 g; X, 182 pages, indexed, bibliography, glossary of terms used, illustrations in line drawings form by Barry Oliver, +16 colour plates. Colour illustrated dust jacket is slightly ruffled along the top edge, and the bottom edge of the hardcover binding is slightly rubbed. The dustjacket also has a 1 inch tear at the top right-hand corner of the front panel. The author provides essential background of knowledge of from an experienced decorated and teacher for anyone decorating a house, town house or apartment, where ever they live in Australia. The book provides a basis of understanding that will help the home decorated to assess the bombardment of ideas and trends that Paul of the magazine and newspaper presses. There are chapters on furniture arrangement and soft furnishings, floor treatment, painted effects, design movements, European and Oriental rugs, period furniture, ornaments and artifacts Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Architecture; Interior Design; ISBN: 0850912695. ISBN/EAN: 9780850912692. Inventory No: 0230593. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
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Master strokes – a Practical Guide to Decorative Paint Techniques
Bennell, Jennifer,
ISBN: 009169051X
Random House, Australia, Milsons Point, New South Wales, 1993. reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Andrew Payne – Photographer. reprint. this book is an essential manual for those who wish to use decorative paint finishes on everything from small ornamental objects and furniture to walls and floors. There are step-by-step instructions, and illustrated throughout by superb colour photographs. clean copy, no damage to describe. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. [6], 7 - 181, [3] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Andrew Payne – Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Home Decorating & Repair; Interior Design; Crafts & Hobbies. ISBN: 009169051X. ISBN/EAN: 9780091690519. Inventory No: 0271480. Very Good Condition
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
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Morocco - Decoration interiors design
Bradbury, Dominic,
ISBN: 1840912847
Conran Octopus, London, 2002. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Mark Luscombe- Whyte. First Edition. Decorated silk covered boards, there is a small dark spot at the top of the front cover (only noticeable when looking carefully), internally clean, with no damage to describe. Illustrated with part page and full page colour plates. the book looks at the architecture of the country, of the cities, and of the interior designs and fitting. As well as an index, the book has a select bibliography and a list of sources for Moroccan artefacts, art, furnishings and furniture Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Mark Luscombe- Whyte. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; Morocco; Home Decorating & Repair. ISBN: 1840912847. ISBN/EAN: 9781840912845. Inventory No: 0274257. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: $44.00 (AUD)
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Murals; Trompe L'oeil and Decorative Wall Painting
Wrigley, Lynette,
ISBN: 1853689289
New Holland, London, 1997. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 925 g.; VII, 8-144 pages, introduction by author, bibliography, photographic credits and index. The text is illustrated with copious colour photographs throughout the text. Light blue coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Rubbing to the backstrip corners and book corners. A few spots to the text block edge. Previous owner's name to the top edge of the free front endpaper. Colour photographic dustwrapper with dark blue, light blue and gray titles to the front panel and white and gray titles to the backstrip. Rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and there is a 3 inch tear to the lower edge of the rear dustwrapper panel. Rubbing and handling marks to the dustwrapper panels and the background colouration has become slightly yellowed. The remains of a sticker can be seen to the lower edge of the rear dustwrapper panel. A book on the history and use of wall decoration. Techniques discussed include murals, Trompe L'oeil and other forms of decoration. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; ISBN: 1853689289. ISBN/EAN: 9781853689284. Inventory No: 0108368. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Good
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
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Period Style
Miller, Judith; Miller, Martin; With Chief Contributor Parker, Freda,
ISBN: 0855337311
Mitchell Beazley, London, 1990. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: James Merrell – Photographer. Reprint. Foreword by Judith Miller, elements of style, glossary, index and acknowledgements. Burnt orange coloured endpages. The text is illustrated with photography by James Merrell. Green coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper with green coloured titles to the front panel and black coloured titles to the back strip. Ranging from the mediaeval period through to art deco (and most of the styles between), the authors show how the modern decorator can have the style period of their choice with careful selection of furniture and accoutrement with a dash of historical knowledge. Minor rubbing to the book corners and back strip edges. A hint of age toning of the text block edges. The lower right-hand corner of pages 53/54 has become dogeared. A little creasing of the dustwrapper edges with a rubbing of the panels. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: James Merrell – Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Interior Design; ISBN: 0855337311. ISBN/EAN: 9780855337315. Inventory No: 0124086. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0124086  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Private Rome
Minchilli, Elizabeth Helman,
ISBN: 1863220100
Peribo , Mount Kuring-Gai, New South Wales, 1998. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Francesco Venturi -- Photographer. First Edition. Preface by Valentino and visitor's guide & index. Red coloured end pages. The text is illustrated with colour photography taken by Francesco Venturi. Black coloured boards with self embossed titles to the front panel and silver coloured titles to the back strip. Photographic dustwrapper, again by Francesco Venturi, with black and white coloured titles to the front panel and white coloured titles to the back strip. A photographic essay of interiors / decoration of houses / private residences in Rome in the late 1990s. Rubbing to the lower book edges and to the top back strip corners. Cocking of the spine with very light aged toning of the text block edges. A little creasing of the top dustwrapper edge and there is a small split to the top back strip edge. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. [4], 5 - 215, [1] pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Francesco Venturi -- Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Home Decorating & Repair; Interior Design; Italy; Photography. ISBN: 1863220100. ISBN/EAN: 9781863220101. Inventory No: 0123543. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
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Santa Fe Design
Baca, Elmo & Deats, Suzanne,
ISBN: 0881767859
Publications International, Illinois, 1990. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 2.2 kg; 256 pages, with and index. In original white vinyl boards with gilt title on the front panel and spine, with a colour illustrated dustjacket. The only damage to the book is at the tops of the front and rear fold over creases, with a small chip missing from the top of the front one and a small tear at the other. This book traces the evolution of the vibrant Santa Fe style from its beginning in the astounding architecture of the Anasazi pueblos, the organic construction techniques of the Pueblos, and the eloquent decorative arts of the Spanish colonial period to its current expression in Santa Fe's most beautifully designed homes. Size: Folio ( 12"- 15" tall ). We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Art & Design; Design; Interior Design; ISBN: 0881767859. ISBN/EAN: 9780881767858. Inventory No: 0235117. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good Condition
Price: $26.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 0235117  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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