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George Baxter. Colour Printer. His Life and Work. A manual for Collectors., (BAXTER) COURTNEY LEWIS, C.T.:
1 (BAXTER) COURTNEY LEWIS, C.T.: George Baxter. Colour Printer. His Life and Work. A manual for Collectors.
London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co. 1908 
8vo. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Top edge gilt. 276pp. 32 b/w plates. In very good condition. Spine and covers slightly rubbed at edges. Small bumps on back cover. Mild foxing to edges. Owner’s inscription on front endpaper. Slight browning to first blank page. A couple of slight separations at gatherings. "In this volume I have done my best to assist all these points of view. The thoughtful and the studious will find, I think, in its pages all information brought up to date, all disputed points argued and difficulties explained, not has the interesting history of the rise in modern times of the Baxter print been overlooked; the dilettante will find guidance as to the most decorative specimens, and the collector, if a tryo, will derive instruction and help in his hobby, or, if more advanced, there is a full description in the catalogue of every print and every known variety of every print." 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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Sir Edward Burne-Jones. A Record & Review., (BURNE-JONES) BELL, MALCOLM:
2 (BURNE-JONES) BELL, MALCOLM: Sir Edward Burne-Jones. A Record & Review.
London, George Bell & Sons, 1898 
Hardback, 8 x 5.5 ins. Quarter bound green morocco leather and grey marbled paper covered boards. Gilt lettering, gilt decoration and raised banding to spine, gilt line detailing to boards. Top edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. In very good condition. Corners a little bumped, edges rubbed. Some fading to leather and paper on boards. Neat inscription to front endpaper “Stuart K. Relfe from his affectionate friend Anne S Metcalfe. Highfield 1898.” Some light foxing to endpapers, title page and page edges else a very clean and tight copy. 151pp. 97 b&w plates, some folding. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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Portrait of a Country Artist. Charles Tunnicliffe R.A. 1901-1979., (TUNNNICLIFFE) NIALL, IAN:
3 (TUNNNICLIFFE) NIALL, IAN: Portrait of a Country Artist. Charles Tunnicliffe R.A. 1901-1979.
V.Gollancz. 1980 1st edition. 
Size 8.25 x 11.25 inches. In brown cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Slightly creased and marked along edges. Price clipped). Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1980. Else a very clean and tight copy. 160pp. With colour & b/w plates and engravings in text. Tunnicliffe first came to the public notice with his illustrations for Tarka the Otter in 1932. He followed this with many other book illustrations before turning to the study of birds. This book tells his story and gives a sample of his enormous output. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Samplers. Selected and Described with an Introduction by Leigh Ashton of the Victoria and Albert Museum., ASHTON, Leigh;
4 ASHTON, Leigh; Samplers. Selected and Described with an Introduction by Leigh Ashton of the Victoria and Albert Museum.
London. The Medici Society. 1926 1st edition 
Hardback. 10 x 7.5 inches. In orange cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front. In original dustwrapper, with colour plate to front. Top edges gilt. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper. (DW some slight rubbing, two small tears to top edge, extra label to spine.) Partial fading to endpapers with neat inscription to front else pages clean and tight throughout. 15pp. 6 colour plates and 72 B&W photo plates. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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English Church Screens Being Great Roods, Screenwork & Rood-Lofts of Parish Churches in England & Wales, Aymer Vallance
5 Aymer Vallance English Church Screens Being Great Roods, Screenwork & Rood-Lofts of Parish Churches in England & Wales
B.T. Batsford Ltd. 1936 1st edition 
Bound in dark green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration to front. Size approx 8 x 10.5 inches. Very good condition. No jacket, minimal rubbing at rear board & spine, neat inscription front endpaper, inside pages clean and bright, binding tight. 288 illustrations. xii, 104pp. A rare major study of English & Welsh parochial church architecture, particularly religious interior design features, and with a slight geographical bias toward Kentish churches but with illustrated examples from all over England & Wales. Important work considering the loss of many such interior features due to fire and neglect in many churches. 
Price: 69.00 GBP
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Greek Sculpture and Painting. To the end of the Hellenistic Period., BEAZLEY, J.D. / ASHMOLE, B.:
6 BEAZLEY, J.D. / ASHMOLE, B.: Greek Sculpture and Painting. To the end of the Hellenistic Period.
Cambridge at the University Press. 1966 repr. 
Size 6.0 x 8.5 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With dustwrapper. 111pp text. With 248 b/w photographs at back. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; mild foxing to back. Slightly bumped at top corner. Not price clipped). Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. Originally published in 1928, this is a revised version with added chapters and appendices. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs. Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs de tous les temps et de tous les pays par un groupe d’ecrivains specialistes Francais et etrangers. Nouvelle edition entirement refondue, revue et corrigee sous la direction des heritiers de E.Benezit avec 32 reproductions hors texte en heliogravure. Eight volumes in French language., BENEZIT, E.:
7 BENEZIT, E.: Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs. Dictionnaire critique et documentaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs de tous les temps et de tous les pays par un groupe d’ecrivains specialistes Francais et etrangers. Nouvelle edition entirement refondue, revue et corrigee sous la direction des heritiers de E.Benezit avec 32 reproductions hors texte en heliogravure. Eight volumes in French language.
Librairie Grund. 1966 
Size 6.25 x 9.75 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Grey endpapers. 8 Volumes. With monochrome plates. In near fine condition. Very clean and tight copies. Dictionary of Painters Sculptors and other artists in French. Originally published between 1910 and 1920, thois edition has been revised and corrected. 
Price: 200.00 GBP
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Complete Illustrated Rugs & Carpets of the World., BENNETT, IAN (ed):
8 BENNETT, IAN (ed): Complete Illustrated Rugs & Carpets of the World.
Tiger Books International. London. 1988 repr. 
Size 9.25 x 13.0 inches. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and front with colour plate pasted to front. In very good condition. Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1989. Occasional small marks. Else a clean and tight copy. 351pp. With b/w and colour photographs and illustrations with maps. Sections are; Techniques and Materials of Oriental Carpet Weaving; Oriental and African Rugs and Carpets; European Rugs and Carpets; North American Rugs and Carpets; Buying and Maintenance. Includes glossary and bibliography. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Old Norfolk Houses Illustrated with Thirty-Six Reproductions in Colour., BIRKBECK, Geoffrey
9 BIRKBECK, Geoffrey Old Norfolk Houses Illustrated with Thirty-Six Reproductions in Colour.
Jarrold & Sons n.d. ca1910 
Size approx 8.5 x 11 inches. Spine bound in half-calf leather with brown cloth covered boards. Gilt banding and lettering to spine. Top page edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped and edges of spine rubbed. Particularly at fore-edge and top and bottom of spine. A couple of minor marks to cloth. Inside pages clean and tight. Plates bright. Else a very clean and tight copy. 132pp. 36 Colour Plates. 
Price: 65.00 GBP
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Miss Carter Came With Us., BRADLEY, HELEN:
10 BRADLEY, HELEN: Miss Carter Came With Us.
Jonathan Cape. London. 1973 1st edition. 
Size 11.75 x 10.5 inches, oblong. In mauve cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. Pale blue endpapers. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Vertical crease to front. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 31pp. With 25 colour illustrations. Primitive painter of Edwardian Northern England, Helen Bradley introduces her work with some reminiscences of holidays and day trips, and gives a short commentary to each of her 25 paintings. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Imaginative Drawing. The Kingsway Series. Third edition., BRANCH, E.A.:
11 BRANCH, E.A.: Imaginative Drawing. The Kingsway Series. Third edition.
Evans Bros. London. n.d. ca 1920. 
Size 10.0 x 7.75 inches, oblong. In grey limp card covers with green, black, gilt title to front. 64pp. With b/w diagrams and illustrations. In very good condition. Covers slightly rubbed along edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. Guide to imaginitave drawing for all ages, with many examples. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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12 BRISAC, CATHERINE: A Thousand Years of Stained Glass. Translated from the French by Geoffrey Culverwell. Photographs by Yukichi Watabe.
Macdonald. 1986 1st UK edition. 
Size 9.5 x 12.5 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 200pp. With colour photographs throughout. The history of stained glass from its origins to contemporary trends with 160 photographs of masterpieces from all over the world. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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Dictionary of Painters and Engravers, Two Volumes. A Biographical and Critical Dictionary, from the revival of the art under Cimabue, and the alleged discovery of engraving by Finiguerra, to the Present Time: with the Ciphers, Monograms, and Marks used by each Engraver., BRYAN, Michael; STANLEY, George;
13 BRYAN, Michael; STANLEY, George; Dictionary of Painters and Engravers, Two Volumes. A Biographical and Critical Dictionary, from the revival of the art under Cimabue, and the alleged discovery of engraving by Finiguerra, to the Present Time: with the Ciphers, Monograms, and Marks used by each Engraver.
Carpenter & Son 1816 1st thus. 
Size approx 8.5 x 10.5 inches. Bound in light full leather bindings. Both volume neatly rebacked, only label from original spine. Gilt lettering and decoration with raised banding to spine. New endpapers. In good condition. Some minor rubbing to edges of leather at corners and bottom. Inside owners bookplate to front endpaper. Some minor foxing to edges, small stain on frontis & throughout book on lower edge. One small inscription, else pages clean and tight. Volume I Frontis Portrait xlix 5 engravings 709 pages Volume II 822 pages 
Price: 130.00 GBP
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Magic Books From Mexico. With an Introduction and Notes on the Plates by C.A.Burland., BURLAND, C.A.:
14 BURLAND, C.A.: Magic Books From Mexico. With an Introduction and Notes on the Plates by C.A.Burland.
Penguin Books. London. 1953 1st edition. 
Hardback. Size 7 x 5 inches. In illustrated hard card covers with matching dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; edges rubbed and darkened. Corners slightly bumped and minor rubbing to ends of spine. Neat inscription to front endpaper. Else a clean and tight copy. The story of the forgotten books of ancient Mexico. 31pp text. With 16 colour plates. 
Price: 27.00 GBP
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Landscape into Art. Introduction by Will Gompertz., CLARK, KENNETH:
15 CLARK, KENNETH: Landscape into Art. Introduction by Will Gompertz.
London. The Folio Society. 2013 
Oblong. Approx 9 x 11 inches. Hardback bound in blue cloth to spine with silver lettering and illustrated printed paper covered boards. With hard slipcase. In near fine condition with very good slipcase. (SC has some very minor marks to edges.) Pages clean and tight throughout. 188pp. With 147 colour illustrations throughout. Book on landscapes in art, by Sir Kenneth Clark. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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English Stained Glass. With 200 colour illustrations., COWEN, PAINTON:
16 COWEN, PAINTON: English Stained Glass. With 200 colour illustrations.
Thames and Hudson. 2008 1st edition. 
Size 9.5 x 10.25 inches. In maroon cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. Dark blue endpapers. 128pp. With colour photographs throughout. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. The masterpieces of English Stained Glass from 1100 to 1530. Illustrations from cathedrals at Wells, Canterbury, Lincoln, York Minster and others. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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17 DANZIGER, JAMES: Beaton.
Secker & Warburg. London. 1980 1st edition. 
In black cloth covers with white to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 256pp. Ills with b/w photographs. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; slightly rubbed around edges with small tear to bottom edge front. Not price clipped). owner’s inscription on fore edge of front endpaper, under fly leaf. Small stain to fore edges. Else a clean and tight copy. Beaton’s own selections, made just before his death, from his enormously rich body of work, from his earliest pictures, taken at the age of eleven, to his last, taken in Paris in 1979. Danziger relates the history of Beaton’s times and the events of his life to the photographs. Portraits of celebrities include; W.H.Auden, Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe, Edith Sitwell, Katharine Hepburn, Charles de Gaulle, Winston Churchill. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Alfred Sisley. The Impressionists., DAULTE, FRANCOIS:
18 DAULTE, FRANCOIS: Alfred Sisley. The Impressionists.
Cassell. London. 1988 1st UK edition. 
Size 10.0 x 13.25 inches. In black cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. 94pp. With colour & b/w illustrations. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; small marks to front. Slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges and endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. Alfred Sisley was a brilliant landscape painter who never achieved recognition in his lifetime, dying in poverty in 1899. Here, the author explains Sisley’s techniques with many examples of his work. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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19 DEIGHTON,H: The Art of Lettering for Students. Incl.a Simple System for Beginners and Chapters on the Alphabet. Monograms. and Pen Lettering.
Batsford 1947 (1st.). 
Bound in original cloth with dustwrapper. In very good condition. Num.examples. 86pp. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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L'HUMBLE GEORGIN IMAGIER D'EPINAL, DESCAVES, LUCIEN
20 DESCAVES, LUCIEN L'HUMBLE GEORGIN IMAGIER D'EPINAL
Firmin-Didot et Cie, Paris 1932 
Large volume Size 12.8 x 10 inches. Original paper-printed wrappers. In good condition. Wrappers are a bit chipped on edges & spine. Rear cover slightly cut down top edge. Inside lower corners bumped, with a few small creases. Generally clean & tight. (vii), 200 pp. ALL plates present as per list of illustrations. List says “With 6 coloured plates & 24 other illustrations” the 6 ‘coloured’ are present, but are actually black & white. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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