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A Bottle collectors' Guide - European Seals, Case Gind and Bitters

by Edward Fletcher

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Riley Books
Published
1976
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780901539472
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$6.90

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London: Latimer, 1976. Very clean green boards with gilt title to the spine. 144 very clean well illustrated pages. The jacket is also bright and clean with minor edge wear to the top edge. This book is not an ex-library book but the previous owner removed the ffep as there was a gift message on it - hence the low… Read more
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Jewellery - from Renaissance to Art Nouveau

by Claude Fregnac - Translated from the French By Donald Law De Lauriston

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Riley Books
Published
1969
Condition
Good
Item Price
$5.52

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Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1969. Pictorial hardbook. 128 clean bright pages. Fully illustrated. Strong solid binding with no creases. Endpapers showing a jeweller's workshop in the eighteenth century.. Hard Back. Good. 8in x 8in. Antiiques.
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The Louvre

by Pierre Quoniam Translated By Barbara Shuey

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Riley Books
Published
1983
Condition
Good
ISBN
9782711800407
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$2.76

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Paris: Editions De La Reunion Dea Musees Nationaux, 1983. 96 page book. Pictorial covers which are bright and clean. The pages are also firm and bright.. Trade Paperback. Good. Art.
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Sex or Symbol ? Erotic Images of Greece and Rome

by Catherine Johns

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Riley Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780714117133
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$13.79

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London: British Museum Press, 1999. An unread copy of this book in stock now. No creases or wear to the spine or to the covers. 160 pages. fully illustrated with 125 black and white and 38 colour pictures.. Large Soft Cover. Very Good. 81/2in x 101/2in. Art.
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Maya Script - a Civilization and Its Writing

by Maria Longhena - Translated from the Italian By Rosanna M. Giammanco Frongia

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Riley Books
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780789206534
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$10.00

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London: Abbeville Press A new and unread copy of this book in stock now. 180 pages. Fully illustrated.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Art History.
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Is it Antique? 174 Questions on Antiques Answered By Leading Valuer Charles F. Gilliard.

by Charles F. Gilliard

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Riley Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780718870195
Item Price
$4.83

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U K: Lutterworth Educational, 1978. Clean tan boards with gilt title to the spine. Some wear to the corner tips. 192 clean pages. Illustrated. 147 black/white photographs and drawings. The jacket is complete.. First. Hard Back. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Chris Evans. Antiques.
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Remington - America's Premier Gunmakers

by K. D. Kirkland

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Riley Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780861244577
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$13.79

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London: Bison Books Ltd, 1988. A very good copy of this large format book in a very good jacket. The jacket has been price clipped. 112 very well illustrated pages.. First. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good. 12in x 9in. Firearms.
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Colt - America's Premier Gunmakers

by K. D. Kirkland

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Riley Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780861244133
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$13.79

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London: Bison Books Ltd, 1988. A very good copy of this book in a very good jacket. The jacket has been price clipped. 112 very well illustrated pages. .a history of the Colt firearm.. First. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good. 12in x 9in. Firearms.
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A Picture Book of Bookbindings Part 1 - Before 1550 with Part 2 1550-1800

by Victoria and Albert Museum

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Riley Books
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
Item Price
$48.28

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London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1927. Bound together in one volume. Red decorative binding. Half bound in darker red (leather ?) 20 sepia illustrations to part one, 20 sepia illustrations to part two plus introductions. The pages are clean. Neat pencil name to ffep. First edition.. First. Hard Back. Very Good. 71/2in x 5in. Antiquarian.
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Winchester - America's Premier Gunmakers

by K. D. Kirkland

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Riley Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780861245147
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$13.79

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U K: Brompton Books Corp., 1989. Dark brown cloth boards in very good condition. 112 bright and clean and very fully illustrated pages. The jacket has a little light edge wear. Price clipped.. First. Large Hard Back. Very Good/Good. 12in x 91/2in. Firearms.
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Guns and Gun Collectin

by De Witt Bailey, Ian Hogg, Geoffrey Boothroyd, Frederick Wilkinson

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Riley Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780706400229
Item Price
$17.24

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U K: Octopus Books, 1972. 180 illustrations. 128 pages. Clean red boards with gilt design to front. The jacket has some light edgewear and the very edges are slightly 'dusty'. This book is quite heavy and has been priced to include any extra postage needed above the set rate surface or UK.. First. Hard Back. Very Good/Good. 121/2in x 10in.… Read more
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The Teddy Bear Story

by Josa Keyes

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Riley Books
Published
1993
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781853751295
Item Price
$8.97

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U K: Multimedia, 1993. An excellent copy of this book. 96 bright and colourful pages. Photographs of bears on every page with their stories. Hints on collecting bears and some of the more unusual bears (and collectors This is a beautiful book for all Teddy Bear lovers. The jacket has the smallest sign of wear to the bottom corner tip,… Read more
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Time Through the Ages

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Riley Books
Condition
Good
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$6.90

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U K: Timex A stapled 32 page booklet. A history of clocks and watches, and many photographs and illustrations of clocks and watches through the ages. The illustrations show many rare and unusual time pieces. . A little edge wear and the white back cover is a little 'dusty'.. Stapled Card Cover. Good. 81/2in x 5in. Horology / Antiques.
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World War II Collectibles - the Collector's Guide to Selecting and Enjoying Military and Home Front Items

by Harry Rinker and Robert Heistand

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Riley Books
Published
1999
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780753701348
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$8.97

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U K: Chancellor Press, 1999. An excellent copy of this book. Bright, clean and well illustrated pages. In a near fine jacket with no real faults. 80 pages. an illustrated guide to the diverse array of memorabilia from World War II - field equipment, headgear, uniforms, arms, personal items, and other souvenirs, each discussed in terms of historical and collectible… Read more
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Antiques Roadshow - Your Guide to Antiques

by Hugh Scully, Christopher Lewis, John Bly, Hilary Kay, Stephen Somerville, David Battie, Simon Bull, Ian Pickford, Bill Harriman

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Riley Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780563363156
Item Price
$13.10

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U K: BBC, 1991. An excellent copy of this book. Bright, clean pages. The jacket is also in excellent condition with no faults. -- A guide written by the experts. - this is a very heavy book and has been priced to include any extra postage needed above the set rate, UK or surface.. First. Hard Back. Fine/Fine. 111/2in x… Read more
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Seasons Greetings

by Elizabeth Walter

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Riley Books
Published
1980
Condition
Fine
Edition
First
ISBN
9780002167284
Item Price
$8.28

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London: Collins, 1980. An excellent copy of this book. Bright colourful pages. Illustrated with Victorian scraps and cards. Each month has several pages full of quaint survivals from the past. - St. George and the Dragon, Shrove Tuesday, Corn Dollies with text to explain their meaning. Victorian-type 'to and from' to the ffep - not filled in. A lovely gift… Read more
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The World of Antiques

by Plantagenet Somerset Fry - Intro By Ralph and Terry Kovel

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Riley Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780600392026
Item Price
$12.41

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U. K.: Hamlyn, 1970. 141 beatifully illustrated pages. The pages are clean and bright. The jacket has some mild edgewear and a small mended closed tear to the very top of the spine. Price-clipped.. First. Hard Back. Very Good/Good+. 11in x 8in. Antiques.
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Your Continental Courier - Plan Your Own Continental Holiday - There and Back on a £10 Fare

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Riley Books
Published
1960
Condition
Good
Edition
First
Item Price
$4.14

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London: European Contacts Ltd, 1960. 32 page bookley plus covers. "This publication is for those students, business or professional men - and indeed all those who would like a continental holiday and dislike or cannot afford the excellent organized tours and first class luxury hotels" --- A travel booklet with details of Holland, Belgium, Luxemburg, Germany and France with photographs,… Read more
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Stained Glass

by Michael Archer

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Riley Books
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780853726661
Item Price
$6.55

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U. K.: Pitkin Pictorials, 1994. 28 clean and bright pages. Beautiful illustrations to each page plus text.. Glossy Card Covers. Near Fine. Illus. by Sonia Halliday and Laura Lushington. 9in x 7in. Stained glass/art.
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Saml. Denison & Son Ltd - Weighing & Testing MacHines

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Riley Books
Published
1920
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
Item Price
$103.45

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London: Denison, 1920. Buff coloured card covers. There is a red and blue title to the cover, enclosed in blue banding with a sketch of ' men at work ' using the weighing equipment of this company. There is some edge wear. The inner pages are very clean and bright. The title page has a pale blue ' picture frame… Read more
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$103.45