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Rules for Drawing the Several Parts of Architecture in a more exact and easy manner than has been heretofore practised, by which all Fractions, in dividing the principal Members and their Parts, are avoided

By James Gibbs

Printed for W. Innys, J. Richardson, J. and P. Knapton, C. Hitch, L. Hawes, R. Manby and H. S. Cox, London, 1753. Third Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Contemporary half leather with most of leather missing from corners. Flaking on spine and with crack along full length of front joint and upper part of rear joint. Plain blue/grey paper covered boards are much darkened and rubbed and has a calculation of the rear cover. Raised bands on spine are rubbed. Covers are firmly attached by cords. End-papers are darkened, front end-paper is detached. Text block binding is sound. Plate number XXV 'Bases for the Columns of Each Order' is missing. 63 plates present showing various architectural details. Title page has light foxing, pages and plates are clean. Size: Folio. vi, [2], 28, plates I-LXIV (except XXV). No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25019011034.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$1989.71

Architectural Sketches from the Continent. Views and Details from France, Italy and Germany

By Richard Norman Shaw

Day & Son and Thompson & Co, London, 1858. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Recent rebind in plain black cloth with green leather title label with gilt lettering on front cover. Light rubbing to corners and spine ends. Gilt text block edges. Replacement end-papers. Sound binding, clean pages and plates. Includes lithograph title in addition to plain title and 100 lithographic plates of exteriors, interiors and details of buildings. Lithographers include R N Shaw, A Newman and R K Thomas. No dust jacket, as published. Dated from printed dedication. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-4kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 25019011035.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$268.37

Ampleforth College - A Sketchbook
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Ampleforth College - A Sketchbook

By Joseph Pike

A & C Black Ltd, London, 1921. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Brown covers with paste-down label and black lettering on front with light bumping to corners and spine-ends. Tight binding. Clean pages. Darkened end-papers. Contains many black and white illustrations.. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50319013043..

$41.82

Teesdale - In Old Photographs
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Teesdale - In Old Photographs

By Denis Coggins

Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, Stroud, Gloucestershire, 1994. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean inside covers and pages. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0750907991. ISBN/EAN: 9780750907996. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51319013047.. 9780750907996

$7.15

Teesdale: A Second Selection - In Old Photographs
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Teesdale: A Second Selection - In Old Photographs

By Parkin Raine

Alan Sutton Publishing Ltd, Stroud, Gloucestershire, 1994. First Edition. Softcover. Fine Condition/No Dust Jacket. Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean inside covers and pages. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0750907991. ISBN/EAN: 9780750907996. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 51319013046.. 9780750907996

$7.15

The Rivers of France; Turner's Rivers of France - The Loire
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The Rivers of France; Turner's Rivers of France - The Loire

By J M W Turner

Longman Rees Brown Green & Longman; J McCormick, 1837. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: J M W Turner. 2 separately bound volumes in matching bindings with rubbed half-leather and marbled boards with dual text in French and in English and plates from drawings by J M W Turner. One volume,Turner's Rivers of France - The Loire, was published by J McCormick, is undated but two of the plates are dated 1835, the spine had gilt lettering and decoration, the external hinges are well-rubbed, it has similar bookplates to the second volume, the rear cover is detached but otherwise the binding is sound, plates are clean but a little darkened with occasional freckles. The other volume,The Rivers of France, was published in 1837 by Longman Rees Brown Green & Longman, the front board is detached with a bookplate of W Clifton on the inner face, there is a contemporary bookplate for Beresford Jones on the front end-paper, plates are a little darkened with occasional freckles. almost all of the spine cover is missing and the underlying paper is exposed for approx. 3cm at the top and 4 cm at the bottom. This volume contains a list of engravings for both volumes at the rear. All listed plates are present and are : Orleans ( frontis 1st volume); Blois; Palace at Blois; Beaugency; Amboise; Chateau of Amboise; St. Julian's, Tours; Tours; The Canal of the Loire and Cher, near Tours; Tours, looking backward; Saumur; Rietz, near Saumur; Montjen; St. Florent; Between Clairmont and Mauves; Chateau Hamelin,between Oudon and Ancenis; Clairmont; Scene on the Loire; Coteaux de Mauves; Chateaux de Nantes; Nantes (Vignette title 1st volume)); Havre; Havre, Tower of Frances I; Graville; Harfleur; Chateau de Tancarville, with the Town of Quilleboeuf; Tancarville, front view; Lillebonne, the Chateau; Lillebonne, the Chateau and Tower; Caudebec; La Chaise de Gargantua, near Duclair; Rouen; Jumieges; Rouen, looking up the River; Rouen, looking down the River; Rouen Cathedral; Quilleboeuf; Between Quilleboeuf and Villequier; Chateau de la Mailleraie; Honfleur; Light Towers of Heve (Vignette plate); Chateau Gaillard, from the East; Pont de L'Arche Vernon; View of the Seine between Mantes and Vernon; Mantes; Bridge of Meulan; View from the Terrace of St. Germaine-en-laye; St. Denis; Bridges of Saint Cloud and Sevres; The Lanterne at Saint Cloud; Bridge of Saint Cloud, from Sevres; Paris, from the Barriere de Passy; Pont Neuf at Paris; Marche aux Fleurs and the Pont au Change; Hotel de Ville and the Pont d'Arcole; Boulevards (frontis 2nd Volume); Confluence of the Seine and Marne; Melun; Troyes; Chateau Gaillard, from the South (Vignette - title 2nd volume). 2-volume set (complete). Illustrator: J M W Turner. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19618121029.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$282.66

Choice Examples of Art Workmanship, Selected from the Exhibition of Ancient and Mediaeval Art at the Society of Arts
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Choice Examples of Art Workmanship, Selected from the Exhibition of Ancient and Mediaeval Art at the Society of Arts

By Philip de la Motte

Cundall & Addey; George bell, London, 1851. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fair/No Dust Jacket. Leather covers, hand-coloured plates. Ex-library copy with stamps including small stamps on some plates and pasted labels. Leather covers, well worn at corners and rubbed at edges and remains of pasted label on rear cover, front external joint is split for about two-thirds of its length, front inner hinge split along entire length, front end-paper is detached and has ragged edges, occasional smudges on the prelims. Contains very many hand-coloured illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-4kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19018111039.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$141.33

The Engraved Designs of William Blake
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The Engraved Designs of William Blake

By Laurence Binyon

Ernest Benn Limited; Charles Scribner's Sons, London; New York, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Paper covered boards have some loss of surface adjacent to darkened cream spine, cover edges and corners are scuffed. sound binding, clean pages. Plates have tissue protective leaves, most plates have faint library stamp in margins, sometime this breaks into the edge of the print. No dust-jacket. Ex-library, with library plate from Harrogate Reference Library. Library stamps and labels, sound binding, clean pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19618101054.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$76.22

An Illustrated History of English Plate, Ecclesiastical and Secular, in which the Development of Form and Decoration in the Silver and Gold Work of the British Isles from the Earliest Known Examples to the Latest of the Georgian Period, etc
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An Illustrated History of English Plate, Ecclesiastical and Secular, in which the Development of Form and Decoration in the Silver and Gold Work of the British Isles from the Earliest Known Examples to the Latest of the Georgian Period, etc

By Charles James Jackson

Country Life Limited; B T Batsford, London, 1911. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Full title: An Illustrated History of English Plate, Ecclesiastical and Secular, in which the Development of Form and Decoration in the Silver and Gold Work of the British Isles, from the Earliest Known Examples to the Latest of the Georgian Period, is Delineated and Described. With a Coloured Frontispiece, Seventy-six Photogravure Plates and Fifteen Hundred Other Illustrations. In Two Volumes. Two matching volumes, bound in black half-leather with green cloth. Gilt lettering and simple decoration on spine. Wear at spine-ends. Corners are lightly scuffed. Edges are bumped and lightly rubbed. Remains of library reference number on spine. External hinges well rubbed. Library stamps on reverse of plates, occasional blind-printed stamps. Packed weight approx. 11kg. xxxviii; 1-466; 467-1085 . 2-volume set (complete). No dust-jacket. Ex-library, with library plate from Harrogate Reference Library. Library stamps and labels, sound binding, clean pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19818101035.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$104.81

Book of American Figure Painters
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Book of American Figure Painters

By Foreword by M G van Rensselaer

John C Nimmo: J B Lippincott Company, London; Philadelphia, 1886. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: C Grant La Farge; George W Maynard; Christian Fletcher Babb; Augustus St. Gaudens; Francis Lathrop. Textured cream covers with ornate gilt lettering and decoration on front and spine are darkened and marked. Slight bow to covers. Corners are scuffed. Spine-ends are rubbed and bumped. Sound binding. Wigan Public Library plate on inside front cover. Small blind stamps in margin of vignette title-page, 2 pages of prelims, 3 plates and 1 page of poetry. No other library labels or markings. Light foxing to end-papers and on some pages and some plates elsewhere. Bright gilt to upper text-block edge. Vertical and lower text-block edges are uncut (untrimmed) and are darkened. Contains 35 sections, each with a plate showing a small Greek-style head, with differing expressions, a mono-colour plate, and a page with attributed poetry and a decorative header. All pages are of thick paper/thin card. Packed weight 8kg. No dust-jacket. Illustrator: C Grant La Farge; George W Maynard; Christian Fletcher Babb; Augustus St. Gaudens; Francis Lathrop . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: over 4 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19118101036.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$530.38

Buchmalerei aus Zwolf Jahrhunderten. Die schonsten illuminierten Handschriften in den Bibliotheken und Archiven der DDR (Book Painting over 12 Centuries. The most beautiful illuminated scripts in East German Libraries & Archives)
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Buchmalerei aus Zwolf Jahrhunderten. Die schonsten illuminierten Handschriften in den Bibliotheken und Archiven der DDR (Book Painting over 12 Centuries. The most beautiful illuminated scripts in East German Libraries & Archives)

By Edith Rothe

Union Verlag, Berlin, 1966. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Klaus G Beyer - Photos. Fresh beige covers with gilt lettering on front and spine. Sound binding. Clean pages. Numerous colour and black and white plates. Card slipcase is darkened, with wear to edges and corners, including splits along joints and major wear to open edges. Text is in German. Slip case as opposed to dust-jacket. Illustrator: Klaus G Beyer - Photos. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 70118101030.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$18.26

Ehret : Flower Painter Extraordinary: An Illustrated Biography
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Ehret : Flower Painter Extraordinary: An Illustrated Biography

By Calmann, Gerta; Ehret, Georg Dionysius

Phaidon, 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Unclipped dust-jacket in non-adhesive protective sleeve, spine is a little faded. Fresh grey covers, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. Contains colour and black and white plates. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. ISBN: 0714817767. ISBN/EAN: 9780714817767. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19118101029.. 9780714817767 This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$39.70

Mittelalterliche Buchmalerei in Sammlungen Volksdemokratischer Laender mit einer Einfuehrung von Georg Reimann und Horst Buettner (Medieval Book Painting in the Collections of Socialist Democratic Countries)
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Mittelalterliche Buchmalerei in Sammlungen Volksdemokratischer Laender mit einer Einfuehrung von Georg Reimann und Horst Buettner (Medieval Book Painting in the Collections of Socialist Democratic Countries)

By Introduction by Georg Reimann & Horst Buttner

VEB E A Seemann Verlag, Leipzig, 1961. Edition Unstated. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Yellow covers with gilt lettering on front and spine. Sound binding. Clean pages. Numerous colour and black and white plates. Text is in German. No dust-jacket. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 70118101027.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$23.82

River Thames
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River Thames

By W V Emanuel

Collins Publishers. Printed in Hungary by Fer. Piatnik & Sons, Budapest, London, 1935. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Gift note on inside of front cover. Size: Large Book - between A4 and A3. Covers are a little darkened, sound binding, clean pages. Contains many colour and black and white illustrations. No dust-jacket. Estimated date only. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53218102008..

$10.59

The Complete Paintings of Giotto

By Introduction by Andrew Martindale, Notes and Catalogue by Edi Baccheschi

Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. Clean unclipped dust-jacket but with a previous price handwritten on the front, clean covers, sound binding, clean pages and end-papers. First edition in this translation. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19118092021.. This book is heavier than 1kg, and may incur additional delivery charges on some delivery services to some locations..

$14.29

Lincolnshire Notebook
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Lincolnshire Notebook

By Kazimierczuk, Elaine

Hutton Press, Beverley, East Yorkshire, 1991. 1st Edition. Paperback. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Kazimierczuk, Elaine. Scripted text. Contents are: Boston Stump; Barton-on-Humber; Skegness; Crowland Bridge; Crowland Abbey; Grimsby; Grimsby Fishdocks; Haxey Hood; Epworth; Tulip Fields, Spalding; Stow; Heckington Mill and Pea Room; Maud Foster Mill; Wolds View; Tattershall Castle; Horkstow Grange; Byard's Leap; Fulbeck; Brant Broughton; West Rasen Bridge; Stragglethorpe; Lincolnshire Animal Breeds; Louth; Vegetable Growing; River Witham; Norman Vernacular Architecture, Lincoln; Vineyard, Lincoln; Snarford Church Monuments; Woolsthorpe Manor; Doddington Hall; Saltfleetby-All-Saints; Bourne; Stamford; Daniel Lambert; Plum Bread; Sausages; Gainsborough Old Hall; Agriculture of the Past; Swaton; Scampton; Folkingham; Birton"Shatoo"; Grantham; Catlin's, Grantham; Somersby Old Rectory; Lincoln Cathedral & Angel Choir. Illustrated throughout. Large format landscape paperback. Clean crisp brown covers, sound binding, clean pages and endpapers No dust jacket, as published. Illustrator: Kazimierczuk, Elaine. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 1872167217. ISBN/EAN: 9781872167213. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 50118091140.. 9781872167213

$7.68

The Benedictional of St. Ethelwold
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The Benedictional of St. Ethelwold

By Introduction and Notes by Francis Wormald

Faber & Faber Limited, London, 1959. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Clipped dust-jacket is covered with sticky-backed clear film which is also attached to the inside covers of the book, wear at dust-jacket spine-ends. Sound binding, clean pages with colour tipped-in plates. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 70218091006..

$9.26

Understanding Manuscripts, A Guide to Technical Terms
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Understanding Manuscripts, A Guide to Technical Terms

By Michelle P Brown

The J Paul Getty Museum in Association with The British Library, London, 1995. Second printing. Softcover. Near Fine Condition. Crisp clean covers, tight binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0712303405. ISBN/EAN: 9780712303408. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 12218091010.. 9780712303408

$34.94

The Becket Leaves
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The Becket Leaves

By Janet Backhouse and Christopher de Hamel

The British Library, London, 1988. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Crisp clean covers, sound binding, clean pages and inside covers. No dust jacket, as published. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 0712301410. ISBN/EAN: 9780712301411. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 42418091007.. 9780712301411

$11.12

The Book of Durrow, a Medieval masterpiece at Trinity College Dublin
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The Book of Durrow, a Medieval masterpiece at Trinity College Dublin

By Bernard Meehan

Roberts Rinehart; Town House Dublin, Dublin, 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Very Good. First printing in this edition. Crisp clean unclipped dust-jacket, fresh covers with gilt lettering on spine, tight binding, clean pages and end-papers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: under 1 kg. ISBN: 1860590055. ISBN/EAN: 9781860590054. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 70218091005.. 9781860590054

$38.91

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