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Ices, and How to Make Them. A Popular Treatise on Cream, Water, and Fancy Dessert Ices, Ice Puddings, Mousses, Parfaits, Granites, Cooling Cups, Punches, Etc.
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Ices, and How to Make Them. A Popular Treatise on Cream, Water, and Fancy Dessert Ices, Ice Puddings, Mousses, Parfaits, Granites, Cooling Cups, Punches, Etc.

By Senn, Charles Herman

London: Food and Cookery Publishing Agency, 1907 Hardback, 110mm x 190mm tall (4.5" x 7.5" approx.). 108pp with 48 text figures (several multi-image). Very good, in the original illustrated black-printed, light-green cloth-covered boards/black titles & floral endpapers.. Third Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Decorated Cloth. Very Good. Sm 8vo..

$77.33

Phiz, The Man Who Drew Dickens
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Phiz, The Man Who Drew Dickens

By Lester Valerie Browne SIGNED COPY

London: Chatto & Windus, 2004 Hardback, 155mm x 240mm tall (6.25" x 9.5" approx.). Pp xiv + double-leaf pedigree + 269, with a title-page vignette and a total of 98 drawings in the text + 16pp of plates containing a total of 46 b/w photographs. Fine, in the original maroon cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with the fine and unclipped illustrated dust-wrapper. A First Issue of the First Edition, signed in full by the Author to the title-page.. Signed by the Author. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo..

$33.33

A History of the Spanish Stage from Medieval Times Until The End of The Seventeenth Century
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A History of the Spanish Stage from Medieval Times Until The End of The Seventeenth Century

By Shergold, N.D.

Oxford: Oxford at the Clarendon Press, 1967 Hardback, 145mm x 222mm tall (5.75" x 8.75" approx.), Pp xxx, 624 + (xx) with 20 pages of plates containing a total of 34 b/w photo-illustrations, and a useful Glossary and Bibliography. A little minor spotting to prelims and closed-page edges, otherwise fine, in the original dark-blue, cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title, and with the almost fine and unclipped illustrated dust-wrapper. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo..

$66.66

A Pre-Raphaelite Journey: The Art of Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale
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A Pre-Raphaelite Journey: The Art of Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale

By Nunn, Pamela Gerrish

Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2012 210mm x 250mm tall (8.5" x 10" approx.). 95pp with 70 illustrations, the greater number of which are in full colour. Undated, but believed by COPAC to be 2012. Fine, in the original, colour-illustrated, soft green card covers/white titles.. First Edition. Fine. 4to..

$46.66

Wood, Edgar, & Sellers, J.Henry - Partnership in Style. An Exhibition for European Architectural Heritage Year.
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Wood, Edgar, & Sellers, J.Henry - Partnership in Style. An Exhibition for European Architectural Heritage Year.

By Archer, John & Evans, Stuart

Manchester: Manchester City Art Gallery, 1975 Landscape-format, 210mm x 197mm tall (8.25" x 7.75" approx.). 96pp with 34 illustrations. Spine lightly toned, otherwise very good, in the original soft-covers. [Inner green paper cover/black title and outer cover of embossed white card/green spine title. ]. First Edition. Very Good.

$33.33

Harry Furniss 1854-1925: Confessions of a Caricaturist.
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Harry Furniss 1854-1925: Confessions of a Caricaturist.

By Opyrchal, Alison

London: National Portrait Gallery, 1983 150mm x 210mm tall (6" x 8.25" approx.). 24pp, incl. covers, with 20 illustrations in all. Almost fine, in the original illustrated soft covers.. First Edition. Very Good.

$20.00

D'un Trompette qui fust refusé de loger à son logis ordinaire par la Maîtresse en l'absence de son Mari. - Illustré d'un frontispice, un en-tête, un cul-de-lampe, un fleuron du titre, des lettres ornées, dessinés, coloriés et enluminés par Henri Malatesta
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D'un Trompette qui fust refusé de loger à son logis ordinaire par la Maîtresse en l'absence de son Mari. - Illustré d'un frontispice, un en-tête, un cul-de-lampe, un fleuron du titre, des lettres ornées, dessinés, coloriés et enluminés par Henri Malatesta

By Malatesta, Henri

Paris: Maurice Glomeau, Éditeur, 1913 128mm x 178mm tall (5" x 7" approx.) 14pp + (i), with brightly coloured illustrations throughout. Number 233 of a Limited Edition of 300 copies only.. First Edition. Soft Covers. Fine. Limited Edition.

$40.00

Cake Decoration. Illustrated with Photographically Reproduced Full-sized  Engravings of Designs of Cake Tops, Sides and Ornaments
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Cake Decoration. Illustrated with Photographically Reproduced Full-sized Engravings of Designs of Cake Tops, Sides and Ornaments

By Schulbe, Ernest - Prize Medalist

London: Maclaren & Sons, Offices of "British Baker", 1906 Hardback. 220mm x 280mm tall. Pp vii [including black-printed, green, illustrated advert endpapers]; 1 leaf [un-numbered] with a full-page, decorated advertisement for Tom Smith & Co, Ornamental Confectioners and, on the verso, the photograph frontispiece plate showing 12 ornate Gum Paste Vases and Bouquets manufactured by Tom Smith & Co of Finsbury Square, with 94 numbered text illustrations mainly in b/w photo and with multiple images, so that a total of over 150 tools, cake tops and sides, and details of decoration are shown. External dust soiling and rubs to board corners but internally good. Original binding of quarter blue cloth/black-printed, green paper-covered boards.. Third Edition. Quarter Cloth & Boards. Fair/No d/w. Lge 4to..

$33.33

Pierced Hearts and True Love. An Illustrated History of the Origin and Development of European Tattooing and a Survey of its present State
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Pierced Hearts and True Love. An Illustrated History of the Origin and Development of European Tattooing and a Survey of its present State

By Ebensten, Hanns

London: Derek Verschoyle, 1954 Hardback, 145mm x 220mm tall (5.5" x 8.75" approx.). 96pp with 87 illustrations in the text and a Bibliography, plus a multi-image colour-plate frontispiece and 8 further plates containing a total of 10 b/w photos. Some light occasional foxing, otherwise very good, in the original orange cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title and gilt front board logo, and with the very good and unclipped colour-illustrated dust-wrapper.. First Edition, Second Impression. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$126.65

Robot Sexy
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Robot Sexy

By Sorayama, Hijame

Tokyo: Genko-sha Publishing Co. Ltd, 1983 225mm x 290mm tall (9" x 11.5" approx.). 80 un-numbered pages, illustrated throughout [mainly in full-colour] Fine, in the original colour-illustrated soft-card covers/black-on-yellow spine title.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.

$24.00

Fruit Prints - Turoin, Poiteau and Reifel. No. 5 in the Golden Ariels Series
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Fruit Prints - Turoin, Poiteau and Reifel. No. 5 in the Golden Ariels Series

By Mannering, Eva [ Edited and Introduced by]

London: The Ariel Press, 1964 Hardback, 186mm x 245mm tall (7.25" x 9.75" approx.). Pp 10 plus 22 single-sided colour-plates. Almost fine, in the original gilt & white-decorated paper-covered boards, and with the price-clipped but otherwise very good, colour-illustrated dust-wrapper.. First Edition. Boards. Almost Fine/Very Good. 4to..

$53.33

The Second Course of Orthographic Projection
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The Second Course of Orthographic Projection

By Binns, William

London: E. & F.N. Spon, 1869 title continues: "being a continuation of the new method of teaching the science of Mechanical and Engineering Drawing, with Practical Remarks on the Teeth of Wheels, the Projection of Shadows, Principles of Shading and Drawing from Machinery". Hardback, 140mm x 225mm tall (6" x 8.75" approx.). Pp xii, 180 with 67 engraved text figs., plus 22 single-sided plate leaves, 16 of which are double-folding. Rubs to head & tail of spine, and one of the plate leaves, having been mis-folded, has a dusty leading edge. Otherwise very good, in the blind decorated, cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title.. First Edition. Very Good/Later loose protective Jacket. 8vo..

$40.00

Emmanuelle, Bianca, and Venus in Furs
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Emmanuelle, Bianca, and Venus in Furs

By Crepax, Guido

Köln: Evergreen [an Imprint of Benedikt Taschen Verlag GmbH, 2000 Hardback, 205mm x 262mm tall (8" x 10.25" approx.). 463pp with illustrations in line throughout. Very good, in the original red rexine-covered boards/white titles. The black-printed, cream, illustrated dust-wrapper has a one-inch repaired vertical tear to the upper edge, but is otherwise very good and unclipped. . First Edition Thus. Boards. Very Good/Good. 4to.

$79.99

Brambly Hedge Poster Book
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Brambly Hedge Poster Book

By Barklem, Jill

London: HarperCollins, 1991 405mm x 305mm tall (16" x 12" approx.). Unpaginated, but 24pp including a full-colour title-page vignette, and with 11 full-page colour plates each with a facing page of text. A very light crease to the foot of the rear cover, otherwise very good, in the original colour-illustrated, soft-card covers.. First Edition Thus. Very Good. Folio.

$86.66

La Foce A Garden and Landscape in Tuscany
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La Foce A Garden and Landscape in Tuscany

By Origo, Benedetta; Livingston, Morna; Olin, Laurie & Hunt, John Dixon

Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2001 Hardback, 260mm x 260mm {10.25" x 10.25" approx.). Pp viii, 302, with profuse illustrations throughout in b/w, line, and colour, and with the colour-printed, multi-folding plan loosly inserted. All fine, in the original green cloth-covered boards/gilt spine title and unclipped, colour-photo-illustrated dust-wrapper. Please note that additional postage will be required for overseas mailing.. First Edition First Issue. Cloth. Fine/Fine.

$46.66

Thomas Girtin's Water-Colours
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Thomas Girtin's Water-Colours

By Davies, Randall

London: The Studio, Limited, 1924 Hardback, 240mm x 298mm tall (9.25" x 11.75" approx.). Pp vii, 31, plus 96pp of plates, comprised of 16 colour plates with captioned tissue-guards, tipped-onto grey stock, and 80 monotone illustrations. A couple of minor chips to spine head, otherwise very good, in the original binding of quarter parchment with raised bands/grey paper-covered boards/gilt spine title/gilt on orange title to front board & gilt rulings/top edges gilt. With the attractive Art Nouveau bookplate of Rachel Agnes Talbot to the front pastedown. . Quarter Parchment & Boards. Good/No d/w.

$106.66

City Officers + Count Wratislaw & the Lord Mayor's Show + Control v Freedom in Leather Production &c. + Jack Straw in Drama & Pageant. All contained in The Guildhall Miscellany, Vol II No. 10
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City Officers + Count Wratislaw & the Lord Mayor's Show + Control v Freedom in Leather Production &c. + Jack Straw in Drama & Pageant. All contained in The Guildhall Miscellany, Vol II No. 10

By Masters, Betty R. + Francis, A. David + Stern, Walter M. + Bergeron, David M.

London: Library Committee of the Corporation of London, 1966 198mm x 260mm tall (7.75" x 10.25" approx.). Pp (ii), 425-482 incl. plus 2 full-page b/w plates. Contents: (1) "City Officers II: The Secondary"; (2) "Count Wratislaw and the Lord Mayor's Show, 1702"; (3) "Control v. Freedom in Leather Production from the Early Seventeenth to the Early Nineteenth Century"; (4) "Jack Straw in Drama and Pageant", plus "CalamIties, Wonders and Topics of the Town 1603-1902 - some items of popular taste as reflected in a list of the items in Guildhall Library. This section includes the 3 full-page plates, these being entitled "The Infallible Astrologer", "A short narrative of an extraordinary delivery of rabbets (sic)", and "The Dreadful Death of Robert Hawes". "Withdrawn and sold from Keele University, with one small label, a single circular stamp-impression and a tiny chip to the front cover, otherwise very good, in the original soft-card covers/black title. First Edition. Very Good. 4to..

$16.67

Chironomia; or a Treatise on Rhetorical Delivery:comprehending Many Precepts, Both Ancient and Modern, for the Proper Regulation of the Voice, the Countenance, and Gesture (&c.&c.)
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Chironomia; or a Treatise on Rhetorical Delivery:comprehending Many Precepts, Both Ancient and Modern, for the Proper Regulation of the Voice, the Countenance, and Gesture (&c.&c.)

By Austin, The Reverend Gilbert, A.M.

London: Printed for T. Cadell and W. Davies, in the Strand, 1806 ...the title continues:- "..Together with an Investigation of the Elements of Gesture, and A New Method for the Notation Thereof, Illustrated by Many Figures". Hardback, 220mm x 285mm tall (8.75" x 11.25" approx ). Pp xvi, 583 + (xvi) [Index & Errata], + 12 single-sided, multi-image plate leaves, one double-folding, showing over 150 postures and gesures for the body, the feet and the hands. The upper margin of the title-page bears the 1820 signature of Henry Alworth Merewether, whose many annotations grace the margins and text of the volume. Merewether, of Chancery Lane, (Fl. 1780-1864) was an Author, Barrister, Town Clerk of London and Sergeant-at-Law. Sound and tight, in a later binding of dark-brown half-leather with gilt spine title and gilt double-lined raised bands and marbled paper-covered boards.. First Edition. Half Leather & Marbled Boards. Good. 4to..

$466.62

The Enchanted World of Jessie M. King
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The Enchanted World of Jessie M. King

By White, Colin

Edinburgh: Canongate Publishing Ltd, 1989 Hardback, 220mm x 287mm tall (8.75" x 11.25" tall approx.). Pp xii, 164 with a coloured frontispiece plate, 176 further illustrations in colour, b/w photo & line, and a most useful Biblioraphy. Fine, in the original grey boards/gilt spine title, and with the fine and unclipped colour-illustrated dust-wrapper.. First Edition. Boards. Fine/Fine. 4to..

$193.31

L'Art Fantastique de Segrelles [ the French edition of The Art of Segrelles ]
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L'Art Fantastique de Segrelles [ the French edition of The Art of Segrelles ]

By Segrelles, Vincente [ Illustrator of the Dust-Wrapper to Terry Pratchett's "The Colour of Magic"]

Bruxelles: Magic Strip SA, 1987 230mm x 295mm tall (9.25" x 11.5" approx.). 23 full-page and 7 double full-page full colour illustrations, many of an erotic nature. Text in French. Very good, in the original full-colour, thin card covers.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/N/A. Sm Folio.

$26.66

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