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PICASSO 1905-1906
No author listed. Illustrated by Pablo Picasso.
Stock no. 1815125
Published by Electa. 1st 1992. Very good condition.

From the Rose Period to the Ochres of Gosol. An exhibition catalogue 1992. Large format. Cardwraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. 411 pages including index. ISBN: 8488045123.

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THE GREAT EXPLORERS
Written by Robin Hanbury-Tenison.
Stock no. 1815124
Published by Thames and Hudson. 1st 2010. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. In a series of penetrating biographies, 40 of the greatest explorers are described here, their lives revealed and their motives and passions examined, putting their great feats in context. Photographs and illustrations. ISBN: 9780500251690.

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JAN VAN EYCK: THE PLAY OF REALISM
Written by Craig Harbison. Illustrated by Jan Van Eyck.
Stock no. 1815123
Published by Reaktion Books. 1st 1991. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Jan van Eyck was the foremost artist of the Early Netherlandish School. Large format. Turquoise cloth boards, white title to spine. Colour & b/w illustrations. 228 pages. ISBN: 0948462183. A few minor score marks to pictorial dustwrapper.

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THE PAINTINGS OF LUCAS CRANACH
Written by Max J. Friedlander; Jakob Rosenberg. Illustrated by Lucas Cranach.
Stock no. 1815122
Published by Tabard Press. 1978. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Revised Edition. An outstanding account of the work of one of the great artists of the German Renaissance. Large format. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations plus 32 colour plates. ISBN: 0914427318. Top edge of text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little scuffed to rear panel.

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MANICHAEISM IN THE LATER ROMAN EMPIRE AND MEDIEVAL CHINA: A HISTORICAL SURVEY
Written by Samuel N.C. Lieu.
Stock no. 1815121
Published by Manchester University Press. 1st 1985. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A book which will appeal both to the specialist and to the more general reader in the history of Rome, China and Iran, in theology and comparative religion. Black boards, gilt title to spine. xiii and 300 pages including index. ISBN: 0719010888. Dustwrapper a little scuffed.

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THE WORLD OF ODYSSEUS
Written by M.I. Finley.
Stock no. 1815120
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1964. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Dr. Finley reconstructs the Homeric world. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. 190 pages including index. Name & date in ink to front endpaper. Price-cut blue dustwrapper is browned to spine, a little grubby with a couple of small closed tears to edges (no loss).

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THE WORLD OF THE MUGGLETONIANS
Written by Christopher Hill; Barry Reay; William Lamont.
Stock no. 1815119
Published by Temple Smith. 1st 1983. Very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Follows the history of the Muggletonians, one of the many sects that sprang up in mid-seventeenth century England. Black boards, gilt title to spine. 195 pages including index. ISBN: 0851172261. Page browning throughout. Red dustwrapper is lightly rubbed at edges.

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BRITAIN IN THE EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY
Written by A.D. Harvey.
Stock no. 1815118
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1978. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A detailed study of Britain during the opening years of the nineteenth century - the years of the struggle against Napoleon and the period which saw the final stages of the emergence of the two-party system in parliament. Red boards, gilt title to spine. 395 pages including index. ISBN: 0713410329. Light browning to endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned and lightly scuffed.

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ARGONAUTS OF THE WESTERN PACIFIC
Written by Bronislaw Malinowski; James George Frazer.
Stock no. 1815117
Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd. 1966. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

An Account of Native Enterprise and Adventure in the Archipelagoes of Melanesian New Guinea. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. b/w photos. xxxi and 527 pages including index. Text block browned and a little grubby. Dustwrapper is edge-worn and grubby.

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THE BORGIAS: THE RISE AND FALL OF A RENAISSANCE DYNASTY
Written by Michael Mallett.
Stock no. 1815116
Published by The Bodley Head. 1970. Fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An assessment of the social and political aims and achievements of the Borgia family as a whole. Pink cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Top edge pink. B/w plates. ISBN: 0370004108. Reprint. Price-cut dustwrapper is browned to spine.

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LOCKHEED AIRCRAFT SINCE 1913
Written by Rene J. Francillon.
Stock no. 1815115
Published by Putnam. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Published to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the rebirth of the Lockheed Aircraft Corporation in June, 1932. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Top edge blue. 526 pages including index. ISBN: 0370303296. Blue to top edge of text block fading.

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THE AGE OF CONSTANTINE THE GREAT
Written by Jacob Burckhardt.
Stock no. 1815114
Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Map of Imperium Romanum to front endpapers. 400 pages including index. Text block browned, contents clean. Dustwrapper scuffed, browned to spine with a small stain.

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