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TILINGS AND PATTERNS
Written by Branko Grunbaum; G.C. Shephard.
Stock no. 2127183
Published by W.H. Freeman and Company. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
A truly authoritative, comprehensive, and systematic treatment of the subject of tilings and patterns, focusing on classification and enumeration of tilings. Written in a style that makes it accessible to readers with very little mathematical background. Thick, square format. Grey cloth boards, green foil title to spine. B/w diagrams throughout. ix and 700 pages including index. ISBN: 0716711931. Light wear to top & tail of spine, base of text block grubby. Some page edge creasing else contents clean. Dustwrapper is faded to spine and lightly edge-creased.
COLLECTING VICTORIAN TILES
Written by Terence A. Lockett. Illustrated by Geoff Taylor; Stephen Yates.
Stock no. 2113942
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1988. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Blue cloth with gilt titles. Colour frontis. B/w photos. ISBN: 0902028820. Wrapper is faded to spine, with a few small marks.
THE MICHELIN CERAMIC PANELS
No author listed. Illustrated by Edouard Montaut.
Stock no. 595865
Published by Michelin. Nearly fine condition.
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.