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MICHELANGELO 1475 - 1564 COMPLETE WORKS
Written by Frank Zollner; Christof Thoenes; Thomas Popper.
Stock no. 2125062
Published by Taschen. 2007. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Very large format - heavy oversized volume! Comes complete in its own cardboard carry case. This book, presents in both words and images Michelangelo's enormous oeuvre in a truly comprehensive fashion. Beautiful shimmering cream cloth with white titles. ISBN: 9783822830550. Wrapper has some edge-creasing. Original cardboard carry case has some bumping and creasing. One part by handle is torn. An exquisite item!

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CATHEDRALS AND ABBEY CHURCHES OF ENGLAND
No author listed. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2124916
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1929. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

16 tissue-guarded colour plates plus b/w illustrations. Purple cloth, gilt titles. Spine is faded. Damp marking to a couple of cover edges. Ink stamp to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. All plates present. Wrapper is heavily damp marked to rear; some edge-creasing with tears and chips; scuffing.

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IMPRESSIONS OF BRISTOL
Written by Michael B. Edwards. Illustrated by Michael B. Edwards.
Stock no. 1610284
Published by Fragonard Publishing. 1st 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Contemporary paintings and drawings of the City, the harbour and Clifton. Large oblong format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w paintings and drawings. ISBN: 0951505203. Wrapper is edge rubbed, with small edge tear to front panel.

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TRUMPET AT A DISTANT GATE: THE LODGE AS PRELUDE TO THE COUNTRY HOUSE
Written by Timothy Mowl; Brian Earnshaw.
Stock no. 1815940
Published by Waterstone. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Park gate lodges have always announced to the passer-by the presence of a country house and the taste of its owner. This pioneering study offers the reader a much needed introduction to an extraordinarily charming art form. Grey cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos and illustrations. xii and 235 pages including index. ISBN: 0947752056. Top & tail of spine lightly rubbed. Minor foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.

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PRACTICAL STONE MASONRY
Written by P.R. Hill; J.C.E. David.
Stock no. 1815886
Published by Routledge. 1st thus 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Basic methods of working stone and the making of specialized tools; a full analysis of the procedures for setting out repairs; a broad description of the nature and problems of stone, including guidance on selection. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. 276 pages including index. ISBN: 9781873394144.

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MONMOUTH AND ITS BUILDINGS
Written by Keith Kissack.
Stock no. 2124681
Published by Logaston Press. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition.

Pictorial card wraps. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 1904396011. Name and address label stuck to half-title page.

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WALTER POWELL'S GWENT
Written by Christabel Powell. Illustrated by Christabel Powell.
Stock no. 1815781
Published by The Starling Press. 1st 1985. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An architectural biography of a 17th century diarist. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0951036300. Previous owner's small name & address label stuck across front flap of dustwrapper and front pastedown hence dustwrapper cannot be removed without causing surface paper damage. Top edge of dustwrapper lightly creased.

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THE CATHEDRALS OF ENGLAND 3 VOLUMES
Written by Nikolaus Pevsner; Priscilla Metcalf.
Stock no. 1610240
Published by Folio Society. 2005. Fine condition.

The South East; The West & Midlands; The North & East Anglia. Grey boards, purple spines with gilt titles. Contained in slipcases which have a few scuffs.

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THE OLD PARISH CHURCHES OF GWENT, GLAMORGAN & GOWER
Written by Mike Salter.
Stock no. 2124612
Published by Folly Publications. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 1871731089. Small crease to bottom corner of front cover. Name and address label to inside front cover.

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THE BASILICA OF ST FRANCIS OF ASSISI: THE FRESCOES BY GIOTTO, HIS PRECURSORS AND FOLLOWERS
Written by Elvio Lunghi. Illustrated by Giotto.
Stock no. 2124596
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.

Recounting the fascinating history of the basilica and analysing the frescoes themselves. Large format. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations. 191 pages including index. ISBN: 0500278342. Pale foxing to top edges of title page and rear endpaper. Light scuffing to rear cover.

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RAILWAY STATIONS SOUTHERN REGION
Written by Nigel Wikeley; John Middleton.
Stock no. 1815701
Published by Peco. 1st 1971. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A survey of every station within the Southern region covering not only the main buildings but the many fascinating varieties of brackets, awnings and valances. B/w photos. ISBN: 0900586311. Tape marks to front and rear board. Light browning to endpapers. Title page is glued to front endpaper a little too far forward (does not affect text). Price-cut green pictorial dustwrapper is rubbed at corners and lightly scuffed.

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TRADITIONAL DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE OF JAPAN
Written by Teiji Itoh.
Stock no. 1815678
Published by Weatherhill. 1st 1972. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Heibonsha Survey of Japanese Art. Lilac and blue patterned cloth boards. B/w & colour photos. 150 pages. ISBN: 0834810042. Foxing to prelims, light browning to page edges. Some crinkling to contents. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine and browned to edges.

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