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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF SCULPTURE
Written by William Gaunt.
Stock no. 1318266
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 37. 8 Colour plates and 62 monochrome reproductions from photographs. Grey boards. Small format. Spine bumped with slight browning at base. Small brown spot to front cover. Some small brown marks to contents. Dustwrapper is edge rubbed, slightly grubby to rear panel and has top corner of front flap neatly removed. Wrapper has been covered with a clear film which is neatly stuck on verso of rear flap.
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CROSSROADS OF COMMERCE: THE PENNSYLVANIA RAILROAD CALENDAR ART OF GRIF TELLER
Written by Dan Cupper. Illustrated by Grif Teller.
Stock no. 1818105
Published by Great Eastern Publishing. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Examines how the Pennsylvania Railroad company's calendar program reflected what railroading meant to its time. Describing the evolution of the calendar series, including subtle changes in p[perspective or subject that often mirrored company policies or attitudes. Large oblong format. Red boards, gilt titles. B/w photos and colour illustrations. 184 pages. ISBN: 0962560219.
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CHINA FIGURES PRESENTED BY ROYAL DOULTON
No author listed.
Stock no. 1318126
Published by Doulton & Co. Limited. Circa 1940. Very good condition.

A catalogue of Royal Doulton china figures. Small oblong format (14 x 31.5cm). Blue cardwraps with window to front cover. Colour illustrations to each page. 20 pages. Covers ever so slightly grubby. Staples rusty.
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ARTHUR RACKHAM HIS LIFE AND WORK
Written by Derek Hudson. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
Stock no. 1318099
Published by William Heinemann Ltd.. 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An introduction to the man behind the work with comments on his technique and achievements. Bibliography at rear. Re-issued with a revised checklist of Rackham's work. Large format. Green cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour tipped-in plates and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0434353507. Spine and corners bumped and slightly rubbed. Old price written in biro to top corner of front free-endpaper (crossed out with pencil). Damp stains to lower corners of first 12 pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn with tape repairs and some fading to spine and edges.
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THE CECIL ALDIN BOOK
Written by Cecil Aldin; P.G. Wodehouse; et al. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1318011
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1932. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Contributions by Wodehouse and numerous others. 8 colour plates, 7 half-tone plates and 95 b/w drawings. Pink-beige buckram cloth with orange title labels to spine and front cover. Spine very slightly bumped with a tiny bit of wear to base. Top corner of rear cover is slightly darkened. Endpapers are lightly browned and there is light foxing to the prelims. Dustwrapper is edge worn and grubby with loss, large tear to top of front panel and tape reinforcements to edges on verso.
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF SCULPTURE
Written by William Gaunt.
Stock no. 1318006
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 37. 8 Colour plates and 62 monochrome reproductions from photographs. Grey boards. Small format. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed, small tear and tiny hole to rear fold, top corner of front flap has been neatly removed (no text lost).
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GLASGOW GIRLS WOMEN IN ART AND DESIGN 1880-1920
Written by Jude Burkhauser.
Stock no. 1318000
Published by Canongate. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Bringing to light an astonishing number of women whose work - often internationally exhibited and critically acclaimed in contemporary journals like Deutsche Kunst, Ver Sacrum and The Studiol - has now been largely forgotten. Large format. Black boards, silver title to spine. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0862413060. Spine slightly bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little creased at edges (especially spine top) and has a small mark to base of spine.
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LIFE IN THE WEST OF IRELAND
No author listed. Illustrated by Jack B. Yeats.
Stock no. 1317990
Published by Maunsel & Company Limited. 1st 1912. Fair condition in a fair dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and vignette. 8 tipped-in colour plates, plus line drawings and reproductions from paintings. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Small worn patch to lower edge of rear cover. A couple of tiny indentations to cover edges. Cloth is slightly dusty. Endpapers are partly browned. Front joint is cracked, rear joint is broken but webbing is still holding the book together. Light foxing to textblock. Contents are clean and plates fine. Dustwrapper is worn and grubby with some slight loss and small holes to spine. Spine of wrapper is browned.
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BANKSY: THE MAN BEHIND THE WALL
Written by Will Ellsworth-Jones. Illustrated by Banksy.
Stock no. 1817986
Published by Aurum Press. 1st 2012. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

An unofficial and utterly unauthorised biography of a genuinely enigmatic figure most of us still feel we know very well. Red boards, black title to spine. All edges black. Text in red and black ink. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781845136994.
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BURNING MAN: ART IN THE DESERT
Written by A. Leo Nash.
Stock no. 1817980
Published by Abrams. 1st 2007. Fine condition.

Oblong format. Matt pictorial boards. B/w photographs. ISBN: 9780810992900. Slipcase is missing.
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TIM BURTON
Written by Ron Magliozzi; Jenny Hendy. Illustrated by Tim Burton.
Stock no. 1817959
Published by The Museum of Modern Art. Fine condition.

Exhibition catalgoue. Pictorial cardwraps. 64 pages. ISBN: 9780870707605.
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THE UNKNOWN PAINTINGS OF KAY NIELSEN
Written by David Larkin. Illustrated by Kay Nielsen.
Stock no. 1317844
Published by Pan Books. Circa 1977. Very good condition.

A lovely selection of colour illustrations by the artist edited by the author with an Elegy by Hildegarde Flanner. Pictorial laminated card wrap. Unpaginated. 11 x 9". ISBN: 0330252356. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some marks inside covers and to colour title-page.
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