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image of The Connoisseur's Complete Period Guide to the Houses, Decoration, Furnishing and Chattels of the Classic Periods

The Connoisseur's Complete Period Guide to the Houses, Decoration, Furnishing and Chattels of the Classic Periods

by Edwards, Ralph and Ramsey, L. G. G. – Editors

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Bonanza Books, New York, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic / Illustrations. Each time period has acknowledgement at the beginning of the segment, with an index for all periods covered at the rear. The text is illustrated with black and white line drawings, black and white photographs and illustrations.… Read more
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Traveler's Journal – The New York Times Expect the World

by Reid, Lisa – designer

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780764933127
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AU$14.54

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pomegranate communications, Petaluma, 2005. First Edition. Hardcover (Imitation Leather). Very Good Condition. Illustrator: newspaper articles & crosswords . Journal secondhand copy, silver title on the spine, blind stamped title on the front cover with a blind stamped image of a propeller. the book has not been used, the place marker ribbon has no damage. an unused… Read more
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The Great Antiques Treasure Hunt ; Test Your Knowledge of Antiques and Collectables and Learn While You Search

by Atterbury, Paul – Compiler

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781852274771
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AU$10.91

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Virgin, London, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover (Photographic Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Introduction by compiler and acknowledgements. Illustrated and pages. The text is illustrated with colour photographs. Colour photographic laminated boards with white and gold coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Colour photographic dustwrapper, same photographs as for… Read more
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image of English Silver from the sixteenth century to the nineteenth century (National Gallery Booklets)

English Silver from the sixteenth century to the nineteenth century (National Gallery Booklets)

by Lawrence, David

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Published
1968
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 1968. First Edition. Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. Select bibliography. The text is illustrated with 18 black-and-white photographs of English silverware held in the National Gallery of Victoria. Photographic paperback binding with red and black coloured titles to the front panel. A small guide to the holdings of the National… Read more
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The Australiana Collection

by Bond, Helen – Editor

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780869170212
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Fine Arts Press, Sydney, 1990. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Foreword by Dame Helen Blaxland, DBE OBE, introduction by Margaret Betteridge, president's message – Hazel Hawke and acknowledgements. Blue coloured endpages. The text is illustrated with colour photography, black-and-white photography and illustrations. Blue coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the… Read more
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Treasures of Ancient Rome

by Clayton, Peter

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780861242429
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AU$14.54

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Bison Books, London, 1994. Reprint. Hardcover (Laminated Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. chronological table, index and credits. Black coloured end pages. The text is illustrated with both colour and black-and-white photographs. Colour photographic laminated boards with white coloured titles to the front panel and back strip. Photographic dustwrapper, same photographs as for… Read more
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image of Fabrics in Celebration from the Collection (Indianapolis Museum Of Art)

Fabrics in Celebration from the Collection (Indianapolis Museum Of Art)

by Gilfoy, Peggy Stoltz

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780936260099
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AU$29.09

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Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Minnesota, 1983. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. preface by Robert A. Yassin, Director, introduction by author, acknowledgements, formation of the collection, history of the Department, conservator's report, author's note, notes on technical analysis, technical appendix, bibliography and index. The text is illustrated with both colour… Read more
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image of Great maps the world's masterpieces explored and explained

Great maps the world's masterpieces explored and explained

by Brotton, Jerry

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Published
2014
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781409345718
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AU$18.18

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Dorling Kindersley, London, 2014. First Edition. Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated Boards). Very Good Condition. Maps are not just geographical data: they reflect a particular ideological, historical, or cultural context. Providing a unique insight into how mapmakers have used maps to shape and depict their world view, this beautifully illustrated book traces the development of human… Read more
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Masterworks of Children's Literature Vol.4 the Middle Period 1740-1836

by Bator, Robert -- Editor

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780713916997
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AU$21.82

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Allen Lane, London, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. The writers of the middle period that this book covers walked a tightrope between the goals of teaching, and delighting their younger readers. Following the prevailing in Lockean theory of education, they produced a body of literature that was part treatise and part imaginative… Read more
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oriental Carpets

by Schurmann, Ulrich

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Published
1979
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780706410174
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Octopus Books, London, 1979. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 1.5 kg; 248 pages, last page blank. Text is illustrated with 124 colour plates. Colour illustrated dust jacket. The oriental carpet as a work of art has become a focus of growing interest during recent years. This book,… Read more
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Book Collecting; a Beginner's Guide

by Seumas, Stewart

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Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780715352649
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A. H. & A. W. Reed, Auckland, 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. 600 g; 322, (2) pages, indexed and with a short bibliographical guide for collectors. In original dark green papered boards, with a colour illustrated price clipped dustjacket. Interestingly the photograph on the front cover shows books with the front… Read more
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Illustrated Gospels in Maori

by not Credited

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Published
1965
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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A. H. & A. W. Reed, Auckland, 1965. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: line drawings. measuring in at 2 inches high by 1 3/8 inches wide, and 5/8 of an inch thick. Textured vinyl cover, no damage to note. The book is the right hand of the three in the images attached. This… Read more
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Price guide to antiques in Australasia 1998 edition – now with 448 pages in full colour

by Carter, Alan – editor

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Periodical, 1st thusly
ISBN
9780646327914
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AU$36.36

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Carter's Promotion Proprietary Limited, Sydney, 1998. Periodical, 1st thusly. Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: photographic. very clean copy, slightly rubbed at the bottom outside corner of the rear panel stop Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 736 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category:… Read more
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Price guide to antiques in Australasia 2003 edition

by Carter, Alan – editor

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Periodical, 1st thusly
ISBN
9781876079116
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AU$58.18

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Carter's Promotion Proprietary Limited, Sydney, 2003. Periodical, 1st thusly. Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: photographic. The comprehensive, fully-indexed guide to antiques and collectibles in Australia, containing many thousands of full-colour pictures, descriptions and prices of antiques and collectible items from many hundreds of participating dealers and Antique Centres and shops… Read more
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image of Carter's Price guide to antiques in Australasia 2009 – 25th anniversary edition

Carter's Price guide to antiques in Australasia 2009 – 25th anniversary edition

by Furphy, John & Mcvey, Trent -- Editors

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781876079260
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AU$72.72

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John Furphy Pty Ltd, New South Wales, 2009. First Edition. Hardcover (Laminated Illustrated boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: photographic. the book is second-hand. There is no damage to describe. Unaccountably scarce, despite having been printed as a "collectable" edition Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. 768 pages. A very clean secondhand copy, with… Read more
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image of Christie's Australia; Books, Manuscripts, Cricket and Australian Football, 16th and 17th April 2000

Christie's Australia; Books, Manuscripts, Cricket and Australian Football, 16th and 17th April 2000

by Christie's Australia Pty. Ltd

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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Christie's Australia Pty. Ltd, South Yarra, 2000. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. The text is illustrated with black-and-white and colour photography. Colour photographic card cover with ochre and white coloured titles to the front panel and white-collar titles to the backstrip. The catalogue of an auction held by Christie's Australia Pty. Ltd. in… Read more
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image of Book-Collecting As a Hobby in a Series of Letters to Everyman

Book-Collecting As a Hobby in a Series of Letters to Everyman

by Muir, P. H

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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Gramol Publications, London, 1945. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: various. the dustjacket is lightly chipped at the top of the spine and the fold over corners. The book is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and reproductions of documents and a couple of tables. Slight darkening of the edges of the text block, and what… Read more
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image of The Top – universal Toy – enduring pastime

The Top – universal Toy – enduring pastime

by Gould, D. W

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780561002743
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Bailey Brothers & Swinfen, Folkestone, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. apart from previous owner's details at the bottom right hand corner of the 1st page, and a small scuffing from a price sticker next to it, there is no damage to describe. The author speculates on the origins of the top,… Read more
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image of The Champalimaud Collection morning sale Thursday, 7 July 2005

The Champalimaud Collection morning sale Thursday, 7 July 2005

by Christie's London

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Published
2005
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$21.82

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Christie's, London, 2005. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: photographic. the book is second-hand. Trivial signs of handling. The book contains images of lots 101 – 227, photographed brilliantly, exquisitely, magnificently. The images are striking. The detail, close-ups and additional information make this a wonderful catalogue. Size: Quarto. 308 pages. Please refer… Read more
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image of Southeast Asian Ceramics: Ninth through Seventeenth Centuries

Southeast Asian Ceramics: Ninth through Seventeenth Centuries

by FRASCHE, Dean F

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780878480470
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AU$46.28

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the Asia Society in association with John Weatherhill, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. 144p., bibliography, 11 colour, 98 black and white photographs , 2 maps, selected bibliography. This exhibition catalogue covers the ceramics of the Khmer, Thai and Vietnamese, with a map of the kiln sites, essay on… Read more
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