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Furniture History, the Journal of the Furniture History Society

by Journal of the Furniture History Society

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The Furniture History Society 1965. 1965 to 2007. Run to volume xliii, various paginations. Comprises volumes i to xxxiii b...
Furniture History, the Journal of the Furniture History Society
Journal of the Furniture History Society
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The Furniture History Society 1965
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Rural Residences consisting of a Series of Designs for Cottages, Decorated Cottages, Small Villas, and other Ornamental Buildings


London: R. Ackermann 1818. 27 hand-coloured aquatints, Large octavo. Bookplate of 'Sir Montague Cholmondley, Bart' on front pastedown. Recently rebound in 1/2 tan calf, red label, marbled boards. The plates are very fresh and clean. Abbey JA2520 . Very Good. Half Calf. First Edition. ...

  • Published : 1818
  • Edition : First Edition
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Life and Works of Charlotte Bronte and Her Sister. An Illustrated Edition in Seven Volumes

BRONTE SISTERS ; Mrs Gaskell ; [Charlotte, Anne, Emily] ; [ Currer, Ellis & Acton Bell ]

London: Smith, Elder & Co. 1887. Very good complete set of seven in a contemporary half-morocco dark brown binding with marbled boards and endpapers. Top edge gilt. Boards are rubbed on bottom edges, but leather's really very good and smart, with neat gilt stamping on plain banded spin... more

  • Published : 1887
  • Edition : Illustrated Cabinet Edition
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The Novels of Jane Austen, 6 Volumes: Sense and Sensibility + Pride and Prejudice; Mansfield Park + Emma; Northanger Abbey + Persuasion

Austen, Jane

London: Allan Wingate 1948. pp. 326; ix, 337; 419; 426; 260; 255. Bound in a recent full tan calf, with red and green lables, top edge gilt, and gilt lines to the binding. . Fine. Full Calf. The Chawton Edition. 1948. 8vo..

  • Published : 1948
  • Edition : The Chawton Edition
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The Poems and Plays of William Shakespeare [8 vols]; With a Life of the Author and a Selection of Notes, Critical, Historical, explanatory and Glossarial; selected from the Editions of Rowe, Pope, Johnson and Steevens, Malone

Shakespeare, William

London: Scott and Webster 1833. 8-volume set in navy diced calf with brown sections on the gilt-stamped spine for the name (Shakspeare [sic]) and the volume number. Each volume has some 10 engravings. Some quite heavy foxing in places, endpapers especially and ghosting from the engravings onto... more

  • Published : 1833
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. Including a Journal of His Tour to the Hebrides; By James Boswell. To Which are Added, Anecdotes By Hawkins, Piozzi, Murphy, Tyers, Reynolds, Steevens, &c. And Notes By Various Hands

Boswell, James

London: John Murray 1835. 10 volumes. Bound in a marbled burgundy calf by Ramage. Top edge gilt, marbled boards and endpapers. Armorial bookplate of Algernon Borthwick of Woodcote House. A very attractive set with an olive green title label to each volume, and extra gilt to the spines. So...

  • Published : 1835
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Boswell's Life of Johnson [Samuel Johnson]

Boswell, James ; Augustine Birrell (edited)

London: Archibald Constable & Co. Ltd 1906. 6 volumes, small 8vo. Bound in an attractive tan calf by Ramage. Top edge gilt, marbled boards and endpapers. A very attractive set with extra gilt to the spines, and a small olive green volume number label to each volume. 17.5 cms tall . Fine...

  • Published : 1906
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Chronicles of England, France, Spain, Portugal, Scotland, Brittany, Flanders, and the Adjoining Countries; Translated from the Original French at the Command of King Henry the Eighth By John Bourchier, Lord Berners. Etc Etc

Froissart, Sir John

London: F.C and J Rivington et al 1812. 2 vols, Vol 1, 25, [ii], 795 pp, 23, Vol 2, xix, 765 pp, 53, Full tan diced calf with gilt borders and ornaments on spine, marbled edges and end papers. Previous owner's bookplate on paste downs, hinges begining to split at head and foot of spine, bu... more

  • Published : 1812
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Het Moderne Interieur

Retera Wzn, W

Amsterdam: Door N.V. Uitgevers - Maatschappij "Kosmos" [1937]. DUTCH TEXT. circa 1930 160, [8] pp, 195 photographs & 165 drawings, cloth lettered in blue. With an RIBA bronze medal prize label from 1937 on the front pastedown . Very Good. Cloth. 1937. 4to..

  • Published : 1937
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Il Mobile Pesarese. Dai maestri artigiani alla produzione Industriale

Calegari, G. ; Giannotti, P

Arcona: Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio Di Pesaro / Il Lavoro Editoriale 2000. ITALIAN TEXT. 296 pp, illustrated in colour and b/w, some wear to dustwrapper . Very Good. Hard Cover. 2000. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

  • Published : 2000
  • ISBN : 887663293x
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A Century of Dining in Style

Ferguson, Anne; Paterson, Carol

London, United Kingdom: A & C Black Publishers Ltd 2007. 238pp. This lovingly brightly illustrated book explores 20th-century style through the dishes and tableware of the dining tables of that period. From an Edwardian picnic to a 1950s cocktail party to a Scandinavian smorgasboard to an ... more

  • Published : 2007
  • Edition : First Edition
  • ISBN : 0713656832
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Furniture History 1971

The Journal of The Furniture History Society

England: The Furniture History Society, 1971. Paperback. Very Good +. Small closed tear on front cover. Cover is clean with minimal edge wear. Pages are clean, bright, unmarked, no creases.

  • Published : 1971
Offered by : Belleyre Books
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Szczesny Mustique - Picturebook

Szczesny, Stefan

Berlin, Germany: Edition Szczesny Factory, 1999. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. Small soft cover. DJ has tiny hole rubbed through on front that marked wrap. 12 original limited edition graphics plus many other graphics and photos of the artist and his family on t... more

  • Published : 1999
  • ISBN : 3000044264
Offered by : Smartnet Books
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Art Collecting and Investing: The Inner Workings and the Underbelly of the Art World

Pierce, Patricia Job & Marco Apollo

Hingham, MA: Pierce galleries, Inc., 2003. 204 heavyweight, glossy pages with color illustrations. From back: "An informative guide through the secretive art world; How to build a great art collection and investment portfolio; How to successfully gift, donate, loan and estate plan; Learnin... more

  • Published : 2003
  • ISBN : 0972984402
Offered by : Charity Bookstall
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Helicon Hall: Magnificent English Furniture from the Collection of Theodore and Ruth Baum (Full Leather)


Sotheby's, 2004. Nicely bound in full polished tan leather, with 5 raised spine bands. Giltstamped lettering on spine and front board. Marbled endpapers. Size: folio (12.75" tall). It appears that the first 105 pages of the 2004 Sotheby's catalog have been professionally bound togeth... more

  • Published : 2004
Offered by : Baumgartner Books
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The Indians of Western Oregon This Land Was Theirs

Beckham, Stephen Dow

Coos Bay: Arago Books, 1977. Illustrated cover of Mt. Hood. [1]+ii-vii+236p,illus,pl Twelve chapters, Sources, Glossary, and Index.. First Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. Illus. by Christina Romano. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.

  • Published : 1977
  • Edition : First Edition
Offered by : Samuel Lasenby Bookseller
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Estampes-Dessins / Livres Illustres / Sculptures-Catalogue No. 13 (1962)

Cramer, Gerald

Geneva, Switzerland: Galerie Gerald Cramer, 1962 Book. 4. Wraps. Very good. Rubbing to front and back cover. Pages clean. Plastic separating from spine. 55 p. Includes illustrations. With cover illustration by Henry Moore and listings for 270 pieces of illustration and sculpture. Approx. 6.5 by ...

  • Published : 1962
Offered by : cc Media, Inc.
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Sketches and Bozzetti by American Sculptors, 1880-1950

Rogers, Millard F. Jr

Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A.: Cincinnati Art Museum, 1987. 243 pages, illustrated, dj slight edgewear, nice copy.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Quarto.

  • Published : 1987
  • ISBN : 0931537088
Offered by : Duttenhofer's Books
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A Tiny Bit Marvellous


Michael Joseph. First edition-first printing. Hardcover. Fine/No Dj cover as issued. Fine condition.Michael Joseph,2010.First edition-first printing.Pictorial hardback(small dent and nick on the edges of the cover and spine) in fine condition, no Dj as issued.The book is new with a small ink ma...

  • Edition : First edition-first printing
  • ISBN : 0718156048
Offered by : Alpha 2 Omega Books
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Farm Buildings: A Compilation of Plans for general Farm Barns, Cattle / Dairy / Horse Barns, Sheep Folds, Swine Pens, Poultry Houses, Silos, Feeding Racks, Sheds, Farm Gates, Portable Fences, etc

No Author / Sanders Publishing

Chicago: Sanders Publishing Co., 1907, 1st New and Revised Edition, 1st Printing, 1907. -----------hardcover, a solid Good copy with some wear to the green cloth, mottling to front and rear boards, slight dampstain to some pages, rear hinge is intact but starting to crack, quite scarce, earlier ... more

  • Published : 1907
  • Edition : First Edition
Offered by : Leonard Shoup
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Camini D'oggi

Aloi, Roberto

Milan: Ulrico Hoepli, 1957. in Italian, although text is limited. rear hinge started, owner's stamping inside cover. light cover rubs with light soiling. light water damage to rear topedge. 287pp.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

  • Published : 1957
Offered by : Milliway's Books
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L'Origine Dell Accademia Olimpica Di Vicenza Con Una Breve Descrizione Del Suo Teatro Opera Di Ottavio Bertotti Scamozzi Architetto

Bertotti Scamozzi, Ottavio (Notes by Loredana Olivato)

Vicenza: Accademia Olimpica, 1980. Facsimile Reprint. Softcover. Very Good. Brown paper over stiff paper covers, small smudge to front cover, previous owner's name to flyleaf, text unmarked, binding is tight, VG condition. Facsimile reprint of 1790 edition with historical-critical notes. Fo...

  • Published : 1980
  • Edition : Facsimile Reprint
Offered by : Book Happy Booksellers
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