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Rockingham Pottery & Porcelain 1745 - 1842
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Rockingham Pottery & Porcelain 1745 - 1842

By Alwyn Cox & Angela Cox

London: Faber & Faber, 1983. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 6.5" x 10. A comprehensive guide to this British producer of fine pottery and porcelain. In clean and sound condition. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK, please email with any queries.

$10.37

English Diaries and Journals
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English Diaries and Journals

By Kate O'Brien

London.: William Collins, 1943. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 6.5" x 9. The author takes a look at the habit of the British upper and middle classes of keeping a diary or journal and makes interesting observations on what makes a good one. The book is clean and sound apart from a previous owner's signature on the front free end paper the dust wrapper is faded and worn. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK, please email any queries regarding this book.

$5.18

The Rene Fribourg Collection: VII.  Catalogue of French 18th-Centurt and Empire Furniture, Clocks and Works of Art Part 2.  From the Collection of the late Rene Fribourg
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The Rene Fribourg Collection: VII. Catalogue of French 18th-Centurt and Empire Furniture, Clocks and Works of Art Part 2. From the Collection of the late Rene Fribourg

London: Sotheby & Co, 1963. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 8" x 11. An hardcover illustrated auction catalogue for a sale in October 1963. In clean and sound condition although the book has some damage to the head of the spine and the dust wrapper has wear, folds and tears. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with your queries

$10.23

English Furniture at a Glance
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English Furniture at a Glance

By Charles H Hayward

London: The Architectural Press, 1924. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5.5" X 8.5. A useful guide to understanding the types and ages of English antique furniture. In clean and sound condition but lacking its dust wrapper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$1.28

English Windsor Chairs
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English Windsor Chairs

By Ivan G Sparkes

Aylesbury Bucks, United Kingdom: Shire Publications, 1981. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8. Shire Album Number 70. Another in this informative series of booklets. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Call or email us with your questions.

$1.01

Handbook of Furniture Styles
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Handbook of Furniture Styles

By Walter A Dyer

New York: The Century Company, 1918. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket (as published). 5.5" X 8. An abridged guide to the various styles of furniture. This is a former library book with the usual stamps and stickers and is well read / handled. Both ends papers have split on the hinges but all is still holding together and is quite readable. the last page of the index and a page of advertisements at the back of the book have been torn out. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$8.44

A Guide to English Illustrated Books 1536 - 1603 (Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies Volume 166)
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A Guide to English Illustrated Books 1536 - 1603 (Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies Volume 166)

By Ruth Samson Luborsky & Elizabeth Morley Ingram

Tempe, Arizona: Medieval & Renaissance Texts & Studies. Arizona State University., 1998. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 6.5" x 9.5. A two volume guide to illustrated English books from the 16th century with multiple indexing. Clean and sound and available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries that you may have. These two volumes are heavy and may attract a request for additional shipping payment depending on your destination. For non-UK customers please use the fast / air delivery service only.

$32.45

Hepplewhite Furniture Designs.  A Selection of eighty plates reprinted from The Cabinet Maker and Upholsterer's Guide 1794
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Hepplewhite Furniture Designs. A Selection of eighty plates reprinted from The Cabinet Maker and Upholsterer's Guide 1794

By Ralph Edwards

London: Alec Tiranti Ltd., 1955. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6.5" x 9.5. Reproductions of plates Hepplewhite's ornamental furniture design. A clean and sound book with some light shelf wear to the dust wrapper edges. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries.

$4.22

The English Country Chair.  An illustrated history of chairs  and chairmaking
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The English Country Chair. An illustrated history of chairs and chairmaking

By Ivan Sparkes

Bourne End, Bucks: Spurbooks Limited, 1973. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 6.5" x 9. A well illustrated guide to the various regional styles of chair that have been made in England. The book is clean and sound, the dust wrapper has some shelf wear and a small area of damage at the foot of the spine. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email any queries.

$5.84

The Ornamental Designs of Chippendale.  A Selection of eighty plates reprinted from The Gentleman & Cabinet makers Director 1762
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The Ornamental Designs of Chippendale. A Selection of eighty plates reprinted from The Gentleman & Cabinet makers Director 1762

By R W Symonds

London: Alec Tiranti Ltd., 1949. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6" X 10. Reproductions of plates from Chippendale's classic work ornamental furniture design. The text in this book is in English and French. A clean and sound book with some light shelf wear to the dust wrapper edges. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries.

$8.44

Old Glass Beautiful.  English and irish
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Old Glass Beautiful. English and irish

By Thomas Rohan

London: Mills and Boon, 1930. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 6" x 8.5. A book that explores the history of ornamental glass production in England and Ireland. A clean and sound book with some light foxing. There is a previous owner's book plate inside the front board. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with your queries.

$7.14

Knives and Forks
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Knives and Forks

By Major C T P Bailey

London: the Medici Society, 1927. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 7.75" x 9.75. A well illustrated guide to cutlery from around Europe over several hundred years as displayed in the Victoria and Albert Museum. the top 50% of the front hinge has split, otherwise a tidy copy. A remnant of the front of the dust jacket survives and this is included. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$7.14

Old French Plate Its Makers and Marks.  A Handbook for the Collector
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Old French Plate Its Makers and Marks. A Handbook for the Collector

By Wilfred Joseph Cripps

London.: John Murray, 1898. 2nd Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 6" x 9. a comprehensive guide to the makers of French plated wares. In clean and sound condition with just some shelf wear to the bevel edged green cloth covered boards. Clean pages and a sound binding

$6.49

Glass, with numerous woodcuts.   (South Kensington Museum Art Handbooks)
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Glass, with numerous woodcuts. (South Kensington Museum Art Handbooks)

By Alexander Nesbitt

London: Chapman and Hall / Committee of Council on Education. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 5.5" X 8. The book describes decorative glass vases, bottles etc and is illustrated with woodcuts. Not dated but probably from the 1880-1890 era. In clean and sound condition with a bookplate inside the front board. All orders handled promptly and dispatched from the UK. Please email with any queries.

$10.37

Silver Boxes
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Silver Boxes

By Eric Delieb

London: Herbert Jenkins Limited, 1968. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 9" X 12. Michael Plomer. A well illustrated guide to antique silver boxes. In clean and sound condition, although there is some wear and minor damage to the edges of the dust jacket. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. A slightly heavier book that may attract a shipping surcharge depending on destination. Please contact with your queries.

$8.89

The Decorated Glasses of William and Mary Beilby 1761 to 1778.  Special Commemorative Exhibition, Laing Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne 5th September to 31st October, 1980
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The Decorated Glasses of William and Mary Beilby 1761 to 1778. Special Commemorative Exhibition, Laing Gallery, Newcastle upon Tyne 5th September to 31st October, 1980

Newcastle Upon Tyne: Tyne and Wear Council, 1980. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8.5" x 11.5. An illustrated exhibition catalogue of 18th century glassware. Slight shelf wear but still clean and sound. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK, please email with any queries that you may have.

$21.41

Chippendale Furniture Designs A selection of eighty plates from the Gentleman and Cabinet-Makers' Director 1762.  Dessins de Meubles Chippendale de Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker Director 1762
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Chippendale Furniture Designs A selection of eighty plates from the Gentleman and Cabinet-Makers' Director 1762. Dessins de Meubles Chippendale de Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker Director 1762

By R W Symonds

London: Alec Tiranti Ltd., 1950. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6.5" x 9.5. A 1950 reprint of this book which has drawings of classical Chippendale furniture. Text in English and French. The book is clean and sound, the dust wrapper has wear to the edges along with some small tears. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK, please email with your queries.

$25.89

A Guide to the Pottery & Porcelain of the Far East in the Department of ceramics and Ethnography
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A Guide to the Pottery & Porcelain of the Far East in the Department of ceramics and Ethnography

London: British Museum, 1924. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket (as published). 5.5" X 8.5. An illustrated guide to the ceramics in the British Museum that originated from south east Asia. An informative guide. Internally clean and sound but externally shows some handling / wear in particular there is a 1.5 inch split at the foot of the spine strip and front cover. There si a previous owner's signature at the top right of the front cover. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK, please call or email with your questions.

$25.89

Warings' Exhibition of Italian Art 1909.  Italian furniture and pictures by Italian Artists
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Warings' Exhibition of Italian Art 1909. Italian furniture and pictures by Italian Artists

By Warings

London: Waring & Gillow Ltd, 1909. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6.5" x 9.5. The prestigious furniture makers held an exhibition of Italian furniture and works of art at their Oxford Street, London premises in 1909. This is the illustrated catalogue. Some reading wear but still a clean and sound copy. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. If your destination is outside the UK please order using the fast / air mail shipping service. Please email with your queries.

$97.34

The Beauty of Modern Glass
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The Beauty of Modern Glass

By R Stennett-Wilson

London: The Studio , 1958. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 9" x 11. An illustrated book that explores the resurgence in the production of art glass through the 1950s. A former library book in a library hard cover binding. The usual stamps and stickers, but the pages are otherwise clean and the binding sound. Some marks and wear externally. No dust wrapper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries.

$12.97

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