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THE HERITAGE OF THE ROSE
Written by David Austin. Illustrated by Susan Cooper-Willis.
Stock no. 1818235
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Describes over 900 rose varieties, examines the historical development of the rose, and discusses its place in the garden scene. Large format. Colour photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1851490205.

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ENGLISH FURNITURE FROM CHARLES II TO GEORGE II
Written by R.W. Symonds.
Stock no. 1816500
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1980. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Brown suede style covers, gilt titles and borders. Originally published in 1929, this is a reprint edition, Limited to 1500 copies. With more than 260 Illustrations from examples in the Collection of Percival D. Griffiths. A full account of the Design, Material and Quality of Workmanship of Walnut and Mahogany Furniture of this period; and of how Spurious Specimens are made. ISBN: 0902028952. This is copy 1000 of 1500 copies. Inscription in ink to first blank page.

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DICTIONARY OF BRITISH BOOK ILLUSTRATORS AND CARICATURISTS 1800-1914
Written by Simon Houfe.
Stock no. 2122437
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1981. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A valuable reference work for collectors of illustrated books. Large format. Dark blue boards with gilt titles. Colour and b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0902028731. SIGNED by author to title page. Revised edition. A few marks to outer page edges. Wrapper is a little faded to spine with edge-creasing and small chips and nicks.

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AND SO I FACE THE VINYL CURTAIN
Written by Simon Drew. Illustrated by Simon Drew.
Stock no. 1505242
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1st 2005. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 48 pages. ISBN: 1905377010. Ink inscription to publisher's page. Contents otherwise clean. Dustwrapper is price-cut.

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ASIAN ART
Written by Lark E. Mason.
Stock no. 2117267
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1st 2002. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

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.

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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.

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MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY PRINTS
Written by Phoebe Phillips; Tom Robb.
Stock no. 1803288
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1st 2004. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A Practical Guide to Collecting. Red boards, white titles. Colour illustrations. 192 pages. ISBN: 1851494588. Wrapper is browned across to rear panel edge.

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RAILWAY PRINTED EPHEMERA
Written by William Fenton.
Stock no. 823043
Published by Antique Collectors' Club. 1st 1992. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Being a tragi-comic picture of the rise and fall of the railways in Great Britain deduced from some bits and pieces of paper they left behind. Large format. Brown cloth boards, gilt titles. Colour pictorial endpapers. ISBN: 1851491376. A lovely copy in a pictorial wrapper which is slightly unevenly faded.

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