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Flower Emblems or the Seasons of Life Selections in Prose and Verse from Various Authors
1 Flower Emblems or the Seasons of Life Selections in Prose and Verse from Various Authors
London Seeley Jackson and Halliday 1871 First Edition Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 7 Inches 
Book of prose by various authors, illustrated with twelve full page colour illustrations. 75 pages in bright clean condition just the occasional light mark, previous owner's name dated 1873 on half tile page. Vignette on title page has been neatly hand coloured, brown endpapers have been professionally reinforced with brown cloth tape at hinges, very neatly, NO dustwrapper, outer decorated boards are a little worn on corners and top and bottom of spine, some marking to rear boards. Though not perfect still a nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 79.00 GBP
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Souvenir of the West Highlands and the Caledonian Canal
2 Souvenir of the West Highlands and the Caledonian Canal
London T Nelson and Sons Ltd 1892 First Edition Decorative Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 6 Inches 
Excellent book on the west Highlands, 47 pages of text in overall bright clean condition just a few occasional light marks and some ink stamps to front endpaper and first blank page, 24 full colour chromo views, each half a page in size and single colour illustrations plus very informative text. Book is lightly rubbed on edges with a few light marks on decorative boards. Overall a nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 85.00 GBP
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The Hotels of Europe 1887
3 The Hotels of Europe 1887
London J P Segg and Co 1887 Gold Embossed Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Book published annually to provide information, for the traveller, on hotels in Europe, America, Australasia and Africa. 208 pages plus 40 pages of appendix on railway and steamship routes, with double page colour maps plus old adverts with period illustrations. Pages have decorative green and brown printed borders. Pages are overall bright and clean just the occasional light foxing spots, outer edges of pages are gold on all three sides.Outer covers are worn top and bottom of spine and on corners, dusty and a few marks, small split front bottom of spine 1 inches long. Gold embossing is a little worn on front and more so on spine, inside hinges paper is split but webbing of binding is sound.A pleasing copy of a very interesting antiquarian travel directory SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 300.00 GBP
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The Leisure Hour
4 The Leisure Hour
London The Leisure Hour 1890 First Edition Decorative Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 7 Inches 
Excellent copy of this book from 1890 with 860 pages of reding to while away the hours in 1890. Articles on household management, historical events, travel and stories with many B/w illustrations. HEAVY BOOK 2.2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Light foxing to first and last few pages and outer edges of pages. Outer decorative boards are lightly rubbed on edges,few light marks on rear, a sound bright copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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L'Art 1900 (Collection ecoles et mouvements), Bartha, Georges De
5 Bartha, Georges De L'Art 1900 (Collection ecoles et mouvements)
France La Bibliotheque des Arts (FR) 1994 285047228x / 9782850472282 First Edition Boards Very Good Very Good Hardcover 11x 9 Inches 
Excellent book on decorative art and antiques from the early 1900s, FRENCH TEXT no English translation.204 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour photographs and illustrations,all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, very light fade to spine colour. HEAVY BOOK 1.6Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 120.00 GBP
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The History of the Barn Elms and the Kit Cat Club Now the Ranelagh Club, C J Barrett
6 C J Barrett The History of the Barn Elms and the Kit Cat Club Now the Ranelagh Club
UK Ranelagh Club 1889 Second Edition Vellum Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Excellent book on the Ranelagh Club and the titled people associated with it. Second edition 287 pages in bright clean condition, hand made untrimmed paper with full page B/w illustrations plus decorative borders around the text. Endpapers are browned with neat inked former owner's details on endpapers, there are two different names which I cannot decipher but from the style of writing and the ink fading they were written a while ago and could be known people from the Club. Front inner hinge is sound but where paper is split in places webing is showing and is a little loose but still sound and will not come away. Vellum boards are dusty and discoloured with a few marks, gold lettering and gold tooling on inner edges. Though not perfect, a pleasing copy of this scarce book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 98.00 GBP
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Clarice Cliff Centenary, Christie's Auction House
7 Christie's Auction House Clarice Cliff Centenary
London Chrstie's 1999 First Edition, First Printing Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 10 x 8 Inches 
auction catalogue for Clarice Cliff Centenary which took place at Christie's London on Wednesday 10 November 1999. Catalogue has 38 pages with many colour and B/w photographs of the items for sale. Catalogue is in very bright clean condition SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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Asian Decorative Arts 2001, Chrstie's
8 Chrstie's Asian Decorative Arts 2001
London Chrstie's 2001 Illustrated Card Covers Very Good No Jacket Card Covers 10 x 8 Inches 
Auction catalogue from a sale of Asian art, sale took place in london on thursday 190 April 2001. Catalogue is very bright and clean 74 pages with 387 lots mostly with colour and B/w photographs and short description of the works of art, netsuke, okimono, ceramics and much more. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 12.99 GBP
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The Robber Kitten, Comus, R M Ballantyne
9 Comus, R M Ballantyne The Robber Kitten
London Thomas Nelson and Sons 1858 First Edition Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Beautifully illustrated book of the tale of the Roober Kitten, 32 pages in heavily foxed condition 8 full page colour illustrations, all present as called for, neat former owners details on front endpaper. dated 1916. Foxing is to text , margins and rear of illustrations it shows through only slightly on the frontispiece., one illustration has a neatly repaired closed tear to bottom 3 inches long. NO dustwrapper outer gold decorated boards are rubbed and worn to edges especially top and bottom of spine, Though not perfect still a pleasing example of a collectable book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 99.00 GBP
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The Life of Charlotte Bronte, E C Gaskell
10 E C Gaskell The Life of Charlotte Bronte
London Smith Elder and Co 1858 Reprint Gold Decorated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Very attractive gold decorated full leather binding, very informative book on the life of Charlotte Bronte, fourth edition. 486 pages plus 6 pages of adverts in bright clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages, all outer edges of pages are gold. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are gold decorated full leather binding a little rubbed on edges. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 58.00 GBP
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The Girl and the Faun, Eden Phillpotts
11 Eden Phillpotts The Girl and the Faun
London Cecil Palmer and Hayward 1917 Illustrated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Frank Brangwyn 
Story of the girl and the faun with four beautiful full page clour illustrations by Frank Brangwyn and ornate decorative borders around the text. 78 pages which are a browned on edges due to quality of paper used, previous owners details on front endpaper dated 1948. Only date in book is 1917 believed to be first edition but not sure. Outer covers a little rubbed on edges, a few marks and paper labels on spine are a little worn. A pleasing copy of a beautifully illustrated book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 48.00 GBP
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The Children's Song Book, Edited By Alfred W Tomlyn
12 Edited By Alfred W Tomlyn The Children's Song Book
Edinburgh Andersons Limited Illustrated Cloth Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 9 x 7 Inches Lawson Wood, Harry Rountree, A E Jackson 
Children's Song Book, over 30 songs with musical scores plus 8 colour illustrations by Lawson Wood, Harry Rountree, A E Jackson and others,62 pages in very bright clean condition just some light browning to endpapers. Not dated but early 1900s NO dustwrapper,illustrated paded cloth covers on boards the illustration is fairly bright to rear front is a little browned with a couple of marks, see images. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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Heavenly Breeze the Edrina Collection of Qing Dynasty Chinese Fans , Chinese Export Fans and  European Fans, Edited Judith Rutherford, Stuart Leung
13 Edited Judith Rutherford, Stuart Leung Heavenly Breeze the Edrina Collection of Qing Dynasty Chinese Fans , Chinese Export Fans and European Fans
Hong Kong Spring Field Consulting Limited 2013 978988151523 First Edition Illustrated Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 8 Inches 
Very informative and beautfully illustrated book on the Edrina Collection of Qing Dynasty Chinese Fans , Chinese Export Fans and European Fans.150 pages in very bright clean condition, many splendid colour photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are bright and clean small bump to front bottom corner and tiny dent to rear. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 80.00 GBP
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Granny's Wonderful Chair And its Tales of Fairy Times, Frances Browne
14 Frances Browne Granny's Wonderful Chair And its Tales of Fairy Times
London Griffith Farran Okeden and Welsh 1887 Reprint Illustrated Boards,Cloth Spine Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches Marie Seymour Lucas 
Book of fairy tales published in 1887, old ink gift inscription to rear of front endpaper dated 1887. Contains 94 pages in overall clean condition just some light ghosting to a few pages where the colour of the chromolithographs have marked the text opposite, minor blemish text is fully readable, book would have had tissue guards over the illustrations , none now remain, decorative endpapers are slightly browned., 16 full page colour lithograph illustrations,all present as listed, all in clean condition, one plate has a thin mark down left side does not dtract from illustration. NO dustwrapper.illustrated boards arerubbed and worn to corners and edges, some light marking, cloth spine is a little worn top and bottom of spine. Though not perfect still a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 55.00 GBP
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Memorials of the Goodwin Sands and Their Surroundings, Legendary and Historical, G Byng Gattie
15 G Byng Gattie Memorials of the Goodwin Sands and Their Surroundings, Legendary and Historical
London W H Allen and Co 1890 First Edition Gold Decorated Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 7 x 5 Inches 
Very informative book on the history of the Goodwin Sands off the coast of kent, 297 pages plus two pages of adverts all in overall bright clean condition just very occasional small foxing spots,paper is split at inner hinge of front endpapers but binding is sound. Many B/w illustrations and maps, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are littlw worn on corners and lightly rubbed on edges small mark on rear, very attractive gold design on boards. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 49.99 GBP
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The Story of My Old World Garden and How I Made it in a London Suburb, G Hillyard Swinstead
16 G Hillyard Swinstead The Story of My Old World Garden and How I Made it in a London Suburb
London Baines and Scarsbrook 1910 First Edition Decorative Cloth Cover Boards Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 12 x 10 Inches 
Excellent book on the old world garden created by the author. 55 pages in overall clean condition but with some medium degree of foxing throughout, 26 full page sepia photographs and 4 full page sketch plans, all present as listed plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer illustrated embossed cloth covered boards are lightly rubbed on edges, gold lettering worn on spine. Still a very nice attractive book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 78.00 GBP
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Maranello Ferrari e La Sua Gente, Gianni Rogliatti
17 Gianni Rogliatti Maranello Ferrari e La Sua Gente
Italy Comune Di Maranello 1995 First Edition, First Printing Cloth Covered Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 13 x 9 Inches Nani Tedeschi 
Splendid book on the area of Maranell o in Italy and its association with ferrari and the manufacture of the cars. 143 pages in very bright clean condition, text in ENGLISH and ITALIAN. Many old photographs of Maranello and of the Ferrari works plus many excellent colour drawings of the cars some fold out to produce extra large illustrations, these are by Nani Tedeschi. Outer black cloth covered boards are very bright just slight wear to a few of the white letters on spine, comes in a decorative slipcase which is very bright with just a few lighjt marks,HEAVY BOOK 1.7 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 115.00 GBP
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Complete Edition of the Songs of Beethoven with German and English Words, John Oxenford
18 John Oxenford Complete Edition of the Songs of Beethoven with German and English Words
London Boosey and Co Embossed Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 10 x 7 Inches 
Royal edition of this work, not datedbut neat former owner's inscription dated 1915. Book has 243 pages plus 4 pages of adverts, the pages are all musical scores in overall bright condition just a few occasional light foxing spots throughout and especially on the title page and contents page. Neat former owners details on front blank endpaper, all edges of pages are gold which is quite bright, outer boards are a little rubbed on edges. Very attractive embossed boards with gold, a pleasing copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 24.99 GBP
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The History of Ancient Art Among the Greeks, John Winckelmann Translated G Henry Lodge
19 John Winckelmann Translated G Henry Lodge The History of Ancient Art Among the Greeks
London John Chapman 1850 First UK Edition Decorated Full Leather Good Plus No Jacket Hardcover 8 x 5 Inches 
Very informative book on the ancient art of the Greeks, first UK edition translated from the German of John Winckelmann by G Henry Lodge. 254 pages in overall bright clean condition,just some very light small foxinf spots to the illustrated plates. Many B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer full leather gold decorated boards are a little rubbed and worn on edges and a few marks, front board has come away in the past but been neatly put back on with maroon grained plastic tape on inside and a blue filling material to outside, probably professionaly done or by a very good amateur.gold embossed Finchley school stamp on front and school prize certificate pasted on inside front board dated 1871. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 
Price: 75.00 GBP
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Le Superbe Orenoque, Jules Verne
20 Jules Verne Le Superbe Orenoque
Paris J Hetzel 1898 Decorative Boards Very Good No Jacket Hardcover 11 x 7 Inches George Roux 
Beautifully bound book by Jules Verne in original FRENCH TEXT. 411 pages plus 8 pages of adverts and catalogue of publications for period dated 1898-1899. Pages are slightly browned on edges, outer edges are gold on on all sides. Many B/w illustrations, some full page with single background colour, outer boards are very ornate with gold, blue and black decoration, lightly rubbed on edges and very slight fade to spine. HEAVY BOOK 2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A really bright attractive copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. 
Price: 270.00 GBP
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