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JOCK MCFADYEN: A BOOK ABOUT A PAINTER
Written by David Cohen; et al. Illustrated by Jock McFadyen.
Stock no. 2134830
Published by Lund Humphries. 1st 2001. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Square format. Black cloth with gilt title to spine. Colour reproductions of the artists works. ISBN: 0853317917. A few marks to covers. Contents are still excellent!

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THE ART OF ANNEMIEKE MEIN WILDLIFE ARTIST IN TEXTILES
No author listed. Illustrated by Annemieke Mein.
Stock no. 2134826
Published by Search Press Ltd.. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Maroon boards, gilt title to spine. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0855327758. A few marks to covers. Wrapper spine is a little faded.

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THE AIR COMBAT PAINTINGS OF ROBERT TAYLOR
Written by Robert Weston; Robert Taylor. Illustrated by Robert Taylor.
Stock no. 2134822
Published by David & Charles. 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large oblong format. Colour & b/w illustrations. 128 pages. ISBN: 0715390082. Some damage to front cover - possibly glue? Contents are still excellent! Some browning to wrapper.

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PICTURES BY J.R.R. TOLKIEN
Written by Christopher Tolkien. Illustrated by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Stock no. 2134820
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st 1979. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Brown cloth. Gilt title to spine. Tolkien's monogram in gilt to front. Full-page colour illustrations. ISBN: 0047410035. A few stains and marks to covers. Marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Contents are generally still very good. Contained in original slip case that is unevenly faded with wear and some nicks to corners.

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ENGLISH CHURCH WOODWORK: A STUDY IN CRAFTSMANSHIP DURING THE MEDIAEVAL PERIOD A.D. 1250-1550
Written by F.E. Howard; F.H. Crossley.
Stock no. 2134792
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1917. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles; blind decoration to front cover. Numerous b/w photos throughout. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Browning to spine. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Paper tape joint repairs to list of subscribers pages to front of book.

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WORKTOWN: THE DRAWINGS OF FALCON HILDRED
Written by Peter Wakelin. Illustrated by Falcon D. Hildred.
Stock no. 1822008
Published by RCAHM (Wales). 1st 2012. Nearly fine condition.

A unique personal project to make a visual record of the buildings of a disappearing industrial culture. Pictorial cardwraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781871184471. Cover edges lightly rubbed. Light marks to text block. Contents fine.

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KYFFIN WILLIAMS
Written by Nicholas Sinclair; Ian Jeffrey. Illustrated by Kyffin Williams.
Stock no. 1822005
Published by Lund Humphries. 1st 2004. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

With an essay by Jeffrey. This book encapsulates all aspects of Wales' most famous living artist and is consequently an invaluable resource for both scholars and art collectors. ISBN: 0853318964. Spine & corners bumped & rubbed. Small white mark to lower edge of front cover. Small nick to lower rear edge. 'LOFT15' written in ink to front endpaper. Else contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly creased at corners.

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THE AGE OF ILLUMINATION (3 VOLUMES)
Written by George Henderson; Steven Runciman.
Stock no. 1821957
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2004. Nearly fine condition.

Three volumes: Gothic Art And Civilisation; Byzantine Art And Civilisation; Early Medieval Art And Civilisation. Gold cloth, black title to spines, black illustration to front covers. Colour photos. Top edge gilt. A fine set contained in publisher's slipcase which is a little scuffed.

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JOHN LENNON IMAGINE EXHIBITION
No author listed. Illustrated by John Lennon.
Stock no. 1821929
Published by Virgin; The Observer. Circa 1988. Very good condition.

The City of Cardiff and Panache Exhibitions: 9 Oct 1940-8 Dec 1980 An Exhibition of His Life and Works. Running from 7 Feb-5 Mar at the Old Library, The Hayes, Cardiff. No publication date or year of Exhibition mentioned in the catalogue. Large format. White cardwraps. B/w and colour illustrations. White cardwraps are browned, a little grubby and scuffed. Contents are clean.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF SCULPTURE
Written by William Gaunt.
Stock no. 2134658
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1966. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observers Series No. 37. 8 Colour plates and 62 monochrome reproductions from photographs. Grey boards. Small format. Spine is unevenly blackened. Page edges are browned. Name in ink to verso of front endpaper. Wrapper is very browned to spine, with edge-tears and chips; a few nicks of loss.

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ERTE AT NINETY-FIVE
Written by Marshall Lee; Erte. Illustrated by Erte.
Stock no. 2134638
Published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson. 1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Story of the artist whose vast output also included designs for haute couture dresses, opera, ballet and theatre costumes. ISBN: 0297791885. Grubby mark to front endpaper. Page edge browning, but contents are lovely and bright! Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks.

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HOKUSAI: LIFE AND WORK
Written by Richard Lane. Illustrated by Katsushika Hokusai.
Stock no. 2134635
Published by Barrie & Jenkins. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849), Japanese artist and print-maker, is now recognised as one of the great masters of the ukiyo-e print, illustration, sketch and painting. Large format. Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations and a few colour. 320 pages including index. ISBN: 0712625062. A couple of small knocks to top and tail of spine. Pale page edge browning.

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