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Large format. Black cloth with gilt titles. A Complete Manual For Pottery, Tile and Brick Works. Translated from the French by Tix. 323 illustrations. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks to covers. Couple of small holes in cloth on spine. Inscription in ink to title page. Foxing. A few grubby margin marks.
An illustrated check list of Staffordshire China, one of the earliest forms of collected Americana. Maroon boards, gilt titles. B/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. A little foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge worn with some patches of surface damage.
HIGHLAND STONEWARE: THE FIRST TWENTY FIVE YEARS OF A SCOTTISH POTTERY
Written by Malcolm Haslam.
Stock no. 1813264
Published by Richard Dennis. 1st 1999. Almost very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
Highland Stoneware is a pottery in the far northwest of Scotland producing world-class tableware and decorative ceramics. Large format. Green boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. 112 pages. ISBN: 0903685736. Damp stain to lower front corner and corresponding inside of dustwrapper (not visible to the front panel of the dustwrapper). Contents clean.
Large format. The Third Hali Annual. Looks at Persian and Indian painting, Chinese Jade, silks and ceramics, Mughal carpets and Indonesian gold among other things. ISBN: 1898113203.
Large format. Blue boards with gilt titles. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 1851494154. Some light bumping along cover edges. Contents are excellent. Wrapper is edge-creased.
THE CERAMIC ART OF CHINA AND OTHER COUNTRIES OF THE FAR EAST
Written by William Bowyer Honey.
Stock no. 2117061
Published by Faber & Faber. 1st 1945. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Peach/Orange cloth with gilt titles; vignette to front cover. 3 colour plates. Numerous b/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Uneven fade patches to spine and a couple of cover edges. Small inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is faded to spine with tears and loss to edges; creased with some grubby marks.
Large format. Architecture: Sculpture: Painting: Applied Arts. B/w and colour photos. Cloth at board edges is browned and lightly worn. Endpapers foxed, some foxing to contents. Wrapper is browned and edge creased with some small tears and lifting of laminate.
The panels depict the main racing events in which Michelin were involved as tyre suppliers. The events date from a cycle race in 1891 to a motor race in 1910 and were designed by Edouard Montaut. The 34 panels were installed in Michelin House in London. Large format. Pictorial card wraps. Spiral bound. Sepia photos and illustrations of the tiles. This book shows the hand-painted replicas produced by the Khachadourian Gallery.
Beige cloth, blue titles. B/w illustrations. 162 abbildungen in kupfertiefdruck. Text in GERMAN. Small mark to top of front cover. Contents very good indeed.
Any consideration of the development of the art of porcelain in Europe must award the highest place to Germany's contribution. The artistic and technical achievements of the artists and craftsmen who made this possible profoundly influenced the work of other European factories and particularly those of England. The book also includes Vienna, Zurich and Nyon. The International Library of Antique Art series. 466 pages. Large heavy format. Superb colour and b/w plates. Two dustwrappers - both of which are a little edge-chipped.