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A Half Century Of Film Collecting (SCARCE FIRST PAPERBACK EDITION LIMITED TO 300 COPIES)

by McKee, Gerald

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Greystone Books
Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Limited To 300 Copies.
ISBN
9780951590515
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$24.61

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Gerrards Cross, Bucks: Privately Published, 1993. NrF. First edition limited to 300 copies. Large paperck, size of covers 19.6 by 27cms. (iv),147pp. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A guide for collectors of vintage movies on film and video, with detailed reviews of over eighty collectable titles. It also has much background information together with other topics of interest for… Read more
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The Victorian Bronze Penny 1860-1901 (UNCOMMON SECOND EDITION)

by Freeman, Michael J

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
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$38.28

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Ayr, Scotland: Privately Published, 1966. VG. Second edition. Profusely illustrated with photographs. 38pp. An interesting guide to Victorian pennies. Light edge-chipping to covers; else a very good copy of an UNCOMMON second edition. No inscriptions, underlining or highlighting.. Second Edition. Hardback. Very Good.
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The Essential Guide To Collecting Golf Balls (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION LIMITED TO 250 COPIES)

by Palmer, Colin

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Greystone Books
Published
2010
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Limited Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780956616708
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$51.95

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England: Privately Published, 2010. Fine/Fine. First limited edition, first printing in d/w. Limited to 250 copies; this copy not numbered and printed out of series. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line drawings. The essential guide to collecting golf balls for both the experienced collector and rookie; including price guide. With Bibliography and Index. A fine copy, in a fine d/w,… Read more
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Barcelona, Spain: Salvat Editores, 1991. NrF. First edition, first printing. No d/w, (as published). SIGNED BY JUAN LLADRO, without dedication or inscription on half-title page. Signing reads, 'Juan Lladro/21-11-93'. Bound in black cloth, lettered gilt on front cover and spine. On the front cover is a paper onlay illustrating two people seated in a carriage with two dogs in… Read more
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$65.62
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The Australian Air Mail Catalogue (SCARCE REVISED HARDBACK 1990 FIFTH EDITION, LIMITED, NUMBERED AND SIGNED BY NELSON EUSTIS)

by Eustis, Nelson

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Greystone Books
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
Revised Fifth Edition, Limited, Numbered
ISBN
9780725601713
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$51.95

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Adelaide, Australia: Hobby Investments, 1990. Fine/Fine. Revised fifth edition, limited, numbered and SIGNED BY THE EDITOR, NELSON EUSTIS, on limitation page. This being number 374 of one thousand. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative study of Australian air-mail postage, including rocket mail, pigeon post, balloon post, hovercraft mails, and Papua New Guinea. A fine copy, in… Read more
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A History Of The 35 mm Still Camera (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ROGER HICKS)

by Hicks, Roger

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Greystone Books
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780240512334
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$120.30

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London: Focal Press, 1984. NrF/NrF. First edition, first printing in d/w. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ROGER HICKS, on front endpaper. Inscription reads, 'For -----/Roger Hicks'. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative history of the 35mm camera from 1912 to 1967: including camera controls and layout, construction, lenses and other details.a Glossary of… Read more
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Edinburgh, Scotland: National Museums Of Scotland, 1989. Good. First edition, first printing. Large format paperback; size of covers 21 by 29.7cms). NO d/w, (as published). Now protected in a clear, archival, acetate d/w. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY ARTHUR FRANK, WHO FORMED THE COLLECTION, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'To/John Maddox/In appreciation/of your guidance/and encouragement/Arthur Frank/Nov 90'. xiii,320pp. Profusely illustrated… Read more
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The Book Of Matchbox Labels (FINE COPY OF FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR)

by Fennings, Roger

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Greystone Books
Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781872727240
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$38.28

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London: New Cavendish, 2001. Fine. First editon, first printing. Oblong paperback. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, ROGER FENNINGS. Inscription reads, 'To --------/with best wishes/Roger Fennings/10-2-02'. 178pp. Profusely illustrated with colour. A well-researched and authoritative history, design and study of matchbox labels, and collecting or phillumeny. With Bibliography and Index. A fine copy of a SCARCE first edition,… Read more
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The Powell-Cotton Collection Of Chinese Ceramics (UNCOMMON FIRST EDITION)

by Lang, Gordon & Howlett, Sonja

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Greystone Books
Published
1988
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780951391501
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$34.18

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Birchington, Kent: Powell-Cotton Museum, 1988. MrF. First edition. Large format paperback. (152)pp. Profusely illustrated with 40 colour plates, detailing nearly 100 items, and an additional 124 black and white photographs. This catalogue is the culmination of five years research into the collection of Chinese ceramics of Major P H G Powell-Cotton (1866-1940). It includes Export or Compagnie-des-Indes wares and Imperial… Read more
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A Pushkin's Fairytales: The State Museum Of Palekh Art [TEXT IN ENGLISH AND RUSSIAN] (SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING IN DUSTWRAPPER)

by Luzhanovsky, A (Introduction)

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Greystone Books
Published
1996
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9785879700145
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$47.85

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Ivanovo, Russia: State Museum Of Palekh Art, 1996. Fine/VG+. First edition, first printing in d/w. TEXT IN ENGLISH AND RUSSIAN. Profusely illustrated with colour photographs. A study of Palekh miniatures which is done on varnished/lacquered articles; with the theme of Alexander Pushkin's fairytales. A fine copy, in a very good plus d/w, of a SCARCE first edition, first printing. NO… Read more
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Essentially French: Homes With Classic French Style (FINE COPY OF SCARCE HARDBACK FIRST EDITION SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, JOSEPHINE RYAN)

by Ryan, Josephine

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Greystone Books
Published
2009
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, Fifth Printing
ISBN
9781845979065
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$38.28

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London: Ryland Peters And Small, 2009. Fine/NrF. First edition, fifth printing (same year as first printing) in d/w not price clipped. PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, on title-page. Inscription reads, 'April 2012/For ---------/Josephine/Ryan'. Profusely illustrated with photographs. Antiques dealer and stylist Josophine Ryan offers a privileged glimpse into the private homes of antiques dealers who share a… Read more
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In Armis Ars [Arms And Armour]: Catalogue 5, 2001 (UNCOMMON PAPERBACK)

by Finer, Peter

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Greystone Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Shipston-On-Stour, Warwickshire: Peter Finer, 2001. VG. First edition. Large format paperback. 21 by 29.8 cms. Not paginated. Profusely illustrated with colour photographs. A finely produced catalogue with some 56 antique arms and armour items offered for sale. Reading crease to spine; some surface rubbing to covers; else a very good copy of an UNCOMMON catalogue. NO inscriptions, underlining or highlighting.… Read more
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Heraldic China Momentoes Of The First World War (HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Pugh, P D Gordon And Margery

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Greystone Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
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Newport, Monmouthshire: Ceramic Book Company, 1972. VG+. First edition, first printing. No d/w, (as published). Profusely illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographs, three coloured and twenty-four monochrome plates illustrating numerous examples of naval and military heraldic porcelain maufactured by the firm of W H Goss and some of its competitors. With Bibliography and Index. A very good plus copy of… Read more
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Brilliantly Old Fashioned: The Story Of Ace 0 Gauge Trains (FINE COPY OF SCARCE 2005 HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Levy, Allen

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Greystone Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9781904562078
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London: New Cavendish/ACE Trains, 2005. Fine. First edition, first printing. NO d/w, (as published). Pictorial glazed covers. Profusely illustrated with over 200 photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative history, and collecting details, of ACE 0 gauge model railways. With Index. Single small chip to tail of spine; else a fine copy of a SCARCE first edition, first printing. NO… Read more
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The Illustrated Guide To Worcester Porcelain 1751-1793 (SCARCE HARDBACK REVISED THIRD EDITION SIGNED BY HENRY SANDON)

by Sandon, Henry

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Greystone Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised Third Edition
ISBN
9780091421106
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$65.62

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London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1980. VG/VG. Revised third edition in d/w not price clipped. SIGNED BY HENRY SANDON, without dedication on front endpaper. Signing reads, 'With best wishes/Henry Sandon'. Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative study of Worcester porcelain between 1751 and 1793. With Bibliography and Index. Non-authorial gift inscription to lower section of front endpaper;… Read more
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Some Outstanding Clocks Over Seven Hundred Years 1250-1950 (HARDBACK NEW LIMITED AND NUMBERED EDITION IN SCARCE DUSTWRAPPER)

by Lloyd, H Alan

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Greystone Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
New Limited And Numbered Edition
ISBN
9780907462040
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$51.95

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Woodbridge, Suffolk: Antique Collectors' Club, 1981. VG+/VG. New limited and numbered edition in clear cellophane d/w not price clipped. This being number 955 of an edition limited to 1,000 copies. Bound in simulated brown suede lettered gilt on spine and front cover. Profusely illustrated with over 200 photographs and line-drawings. A well-researched and authoritative history of antiquarian horology from 1250… Read more
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Steam Driven Toys (SCARCE FIRST EDITION)

by Harley, Basil

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Greystone Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.51

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Burford, Oxfordshire: Privately Published, 1975. VG. First edition. Stapled booklet. 16pp. Illustrated with photographs and line-drawings. A short history of steam driven toys. NO inscriptions, highlighting or underlining. A very good copy of a SCARCE first edition.. First Edition. Booklet. Very Good.
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Royal Mail Special Stamps: Book Ten/ 1993 (FINE COPY OF FIRST EDITION IN SLIPCASE WITH 41 ORIGINAL POSTAGE STAMPS)

by Shackleton, Tim

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Greystone Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780946165445
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London: Royal Mail, 1993. Fine/Fine. First edition in slipcase. NO d/w, (as published). Profusely illustrated with photographs and line-drawigs. COMPLETE WITH 41 ORIGINAL POSTAGE STAMPS. Contents include; 'Sherlock Holmes' with five stamps designed by Andrew Davidson, and 'A Christmas Carol' with five stamps deigned by Quentin Blake. A fine copy, in a fine slipcase, of a first edition.. First Edition.… Read more
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Books, Maps And Prints Magazine (SCARCE COMPLETE RUN OF TEN ISSUES, APRIL 1989 TO JANUARY 1990)

by Wieland, Linda (Editor)

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Greystone Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First Editions
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Colchester, Essex: Aceville, 1989. VG+. First editions. Complete run of ten magazines: issue number 1, April 1989 to issue number 10, January 1990. Magazine size 21.2 by 29.9 cms. A short-lived magazine with articles about collecting books, maps and prints; including, detective fiction, Frank Herbert, Spy prints, W E Johns, Enid Blyton, Charles Tunnicliffe, Stephen King, H Rider Haggard, Frank… Read more
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The Observer's Book Of Victoriana (HARDBACK FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING)

by Palmer, Geoffrey and Lloyd, Noel

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Greystone Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Plus
Edition
First edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780723216209
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$24.61

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London: Frederick Warne, 1981. VG+. First edition, first printing. No d/w (as published), pictorial laminate covers. Profusely illustrated with 13 colour and 87 black and white photographs. An authoritative book on collecting Victoriana. Number 90 in the Observer's Books series. Original publishers (Warne) price-sticker (£1.95) on rear cover. Minor bumping to head and tail of spine; minor age tanning to… Read more
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