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Image for 1873 to 1973 : The First Hundred Years - The Story of Poole Pottery

1873 to 1973 : The First Hundred Years - The Story of Poole Pottery

By: McKeown, Jo ( Designed By )

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Bournemouth, Hampshire, Broglia Press,

Edition: Centenary Edition


Looks back on the first century of the Dorset pottery company. Clean, glossy, large format work - 48 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Concise Guide to Military Timepieces 1880-1990

By: Wesolowski, Z. M.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Windrow & Greene, 1996


The first illustrated guide devoted specifically to the highly collectable field of military watches and clocks covering more than 150 distict models issued over the past century to the armed forces of Britain, the USA, Germany, France, Russia, Italy, Holland, Canada, Czechoslovakia and Japan. Unread hardback in an unclipped d/w - 192 pages including glossary. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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A Typewriting Catechism.

By: Smith Clough, Mrs.

Price: £13.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, 1927

Edition: Fourth Edition


A New and Revised Edition. Some foxing to prelims. Internally clean - 154 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Anneke Schat : Edelsmeedkunst (SIGNED COPY)

By: Mokveld, Monique

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Holland, Ploegsma, 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Subject


Systematically describes Anneke's work from theory and design through to her technique and the final product, providing insight into the artist's design sketches, her sources of inspiration and the underlying thoughts behind each piece. Clean, glossy copy in a d/w - 120 pages. Commentary in both DUTCH and English. Gift inscription SIGNED by the subject and her husband? to her brother on the title page which reads ''Dear Michael ! It's All in the family - Anneke + Rudolpo... View more info

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Arms and Armour of Old Japan

By: Robinson, B. W.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, HMSO, 1970

Edition: Third Impression


26 page illustrated booklet No.6 produced by the Victoria & Albert Museum. Clean bright copy which looks at the some weaponary and history of old Japan. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Arts of Clay

By: Price, Chrsitine

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1977

Edition: First Edition


Brings together in one volume, the earth arts of people throughout the world, and ranging from the village potters of the present day to the potters of ancient times. Dampstain to top of spine and rear cover and dustjacket shows signs of shelfwear but internally a good clean copy. View more info

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Best Ever Paper Airplanes

By: Schmidt, Norman

Price: £12.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Sterling, 1994


A guide to making the greatest every paper aeroplanes to fly - 18 models in all - each named after a bird. Simple-to-follow step-by-step diagrams and colour illustrations show you the final results. A clean, bright copy in unclipped dustjacket. Appears unread. 97 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Book Crafts for Juniors : A Handbook for Teachers and Students

By: Collins, A. F.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Leicester, Leicestershire, The Dryad Press, 1948

Edition: Fourth Impression


Contains a complete course in this work for junior scholars, from a chapter on the right materials and how to know them to the introduction to the essential processes of constructive technique and the methods of decoration and examples of work. Good clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 190 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Breaking the Maya Code

By: Coe, Michael

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson, 2012

Edition: Third Edition


The revised and updated inside story of one of the major intellectual breakthroughs of our time - the last great decipherment of an ancient script. Clean bright copy which appears unread - 304 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Career Opportunities in Interior Design

By: Keevill, Elizabeth & Eyres, Kevin

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, The Regent Academy of Fine Arts, 1997


For those who would like to work in interior design but do not know where to start. Large format softcover - 64 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Catalogue of Tapestries

By: Kendrick, A. F.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, HMSO, 1914

Edition: First Edition


With a choice of illustrations selected rather as an aid in making the catalogue more intelligible than as an adequate pictorial record of the tapestries themselves. Each nationality is represented by at least one plate. Clean, glossy copy - 104 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Celtic Design : A Sourcebook of Patterns and Motifs

By: Zaczek, Iain

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Studio, 2000

Edition: Reprint


The Studio Edition with over 1,500 illustrations, including 16 pages of colour. Covers Interlacing & Knotwork, Spirals & Circles, Calligraphy, Geometric patterns, Figurative designs, Jewellery, Artefacts, & Stonework. Clean, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 192 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Chats on Old Clocks

By: Lloyd, H. Alan

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn, 1951

Edition: New Edition


Good, clean copy with gift inscription to ffep. 186 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Chronicle of Magic 1900-1999: A Record of Happenings in Magic in Great Britain -SIGNED COPY

By: Hibberd, David

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Devon, Thumbprint, 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


Limited/Numbered. Edition limited to 200 numbered copies - this is number 80. Laid in is signed letter from author as a receipt for ordering book. Signed by Author. Clean crisp unread copy. 327 pages. View more info

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Circle Without End: The Magic Circle 1905-2005

By: Dawes, Edwin A. & Bailey, Michael ( Compiled & Edited By )

Price: £22.50

Publisher: London, The Magic Circle, 2005

Edition: First Edition


Charts the progress of the 'Circle' from the 'Golden Age' of magic of the early 1900s through two world wars and into the 21st century. Heavy, large format, glossy copy - 190 pages including a chronology of notable milestones down the years. Included, laid in, is a section from the Circular, July 2005. Next post dispatch. View more info