Antiques & Collectibles


AKERMAN, JOHN YONGE: Coins of the Romans relating to Britain, Described and Illustrated.

London: John Russell Smith, 1844. First edition. Engraved plates. 8vo (9 x 6 inches), 168-pages. Original blindstamped pebble grain purple cloth; binding unevenly faded but sound.

£14.00

Enquire Item No. 16190


ANDERSON, ANNE: The Cube Teapot.

Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset: Richard Dennis, 1999 First edition. Illustrated in colour and black & white. 4to, pp.83, softcover; a very slight "thumbed" effect to the lower corner of the binding, else an excellent copy.

£10.00

Enquire Item No. 10139


ARMSTRONG, JOE C.W: From Sea to Sea. Art & Discovery Maps of Canada.

Ontario: Fleet, 1982. Reproductions of 38 maps with descriptive text, largely in colour. Folio, original laminated coloured pictorial wrappers; very good.

£10.00

Enquire Item No. 4256


BELL, R.C. & BELL, ROBERT; WHITMORE, JOHN; & SWEENY, JAMES: Unofficial Farthings 1820-1870. & Bell's Unofficial Farthings, a Supplement by Bell, Whitmore, & Sweeny

Item No 14862

London: Seaby, 1975. First edition of the main work. Illustrations. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 iches), 248-pages, original cloth; very good in slightly edge creased but good dustwrapper. With the attractive bookplate of the token collector David Perry on front pastedown. The supplement a First Edition. Malvern: Whitmore, 1994. 43-plates. 4to (10 x 7 3/4 inches), 237-pages. Softback. Original glazed pictorial wrappers; a few marks to upper wrapper, headband creased else good. With the small bookplate of the token collector David Perry.

£120.00

Enquire Item No. 14862


BERRY, GEORGE: Seventeenth Century England: Traders and their Tokens.

Item No. 14846

London: Seaby, 1988. First edition. Illustrations. 8vo (9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches), 168-pages. Original cloth; very good in dustwrapper which has fading at backstrip & lower panel.

£30.00

Enquire Item No. 14846


BHUSHAN, JAMILA BRIJ: Indian Jewellery, Ornaments and Decorative Designs.

Item No. 9907

Bombay: D.B. Taraporevala Sons & Co., no date. First edition. With 3 colour plates depicting 10 designs, 471 line drawings and over 360 half-tone illustrations. Folio, pp.xviii:168:plates, original cloth-backed boards in dustwrapper; binding corners and headbands bumped, cloth at lower headband frayed, and a worm-hole to back cover; dustwrapper with a number of short creased tears (small amount of loss) to outer edges; internally page edges browned, ink inscription on front free-endpaper, else generally good.

£20.00

Enquire Item No. 9907


BONDY, LOUIS W: Miniature Books, Their History from the beginnings to the present day.

Item No. 16260

London: Sheppard Press, 1981. First edition. Coloured frontispiece, illustrations. 8vo (8 1/2 x 6 inches), 221-pages, original cloth; very good in browned dust jacket.

£15.00

Enquire Item No. 16260


CHRISTIE'S: Important Early American Bank Notes, 1810 - 1874, From the Archives of the American Bank Note Company.

Item No. 16254

New York: Christies, 1990. Auction catalogue Sept. 14 & 15th 1990. 2102-lots, well illustrated in colour and black & white. Price lists loosely inserted. 4to (10 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches), original wrappers.

£75.00

Enquire Item No. 16254


DAGNALL, H: The Evolution of British Stamped Postcards & Letter Cards. Their History and Documentation.

Edgware, Middlesex: by the Author, 1985. Well illustrated. Large 8vo (10 x 7 1/4 inches), 249-pages, original cloth in dustwrapper now prontected by a removable plastic sleeve. Dustwrapper faded at spine else good. Ex-library with various stamps on title and sale price in ink. Philatelic Trust label on front pastedown, front free endpaper removed; apart from these faults it is actually a nice copy in binding, dustwrapper and internally.

£12.00

Enquire Item No. 14074


DAVIS, W.J: Nineteenth Century Token Coinage of Great Britain, Ireland, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man to which are added Tokens of over One Penny value of any period.

Item No.14838

London: B. A. Seaby, 1969. Reprint of the first edition of 1904. Frontispiece, plates, & illustrations in the text. 4to (11 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches), 284-pages. Original cloth; very good in a little edge worn dustwrapper which is now protected by a removable plastic sleeve. With the attractive bookplate of the token collector David Perry on front pastedown.

£60.00

Enquire Item No. 14838


ERRMANN, JURGEN K: The Book of Tea Caddies, a History from 1880 to the Present Day. Das Buch der Tee Dosen, ihre Geschichte seit 1880.

Item No. 10106

Wien: Buchkultur, 1993. Well illustrated partly in colour. 4to, pp.128, original blue cloth; one corner a little bumped but generally an excellent copy in like dustwrapper.

£58.00

Enquire Item No. 10106


ESKENAZI, GIUSEPPE: The Charles A Greenfield Collection of Japanese Lacquer.

Item No. 13454

London: Eskenazi, 1990. Beautifully produced exhibition catalogue of 141 exhibits all illustrated by coloured plates throughout. 4to (12 x 8 1/2 inches), 244-pages. Original cloth gilt; excellent in like dustwrapper.

£25.00

Enquire Item No. 13454


EXHIBITION CATALOGUE: The World Encompassed. An Exhibition of the History of Maps held at the Baltimore Museum of Art.

Baltimore, Maryland: Trustees of the Walters Art Gallery, 1952. Profusely illustrated catalogue. 4to, unpaginated [282 exhibits fully described], original wrappers. Lower fore-corner of upper wrapper chipped away.

£8.00

Enquire Item No. 891


FANELLI, GIOVANNI & GODOLI, EZIO: Art Nouveau la Carte Postale.

Paris: Celiv, 1992. Profusely illustrated in colour. 4to (11 x 9 inches), 379-pages. Original cloth; an excellent copy in like, protected, dustwrapper. French text. Very heavy, extra postage will be required; please enquire.

£30.00

Enquire Item No. 12979


FIELD, MICHELE & MILLETT, TIMOTHY (Editors): Convict Love Tokens, the leaden hearts the convicts left behind.

Item No. 14849

Kent Town, S. Australia: Wakefield Press, 1998. First edition. Numerous illustrations. Square 8vo (8 1/2 x 9 inches), 122-pages. Softback. Original glazed pictorial wrappers.

£30.00

Enquire Item No. 14849


GRIMSHAW, M.E: Silver Medals from Scottish and Irish Schools before 1872.

Cambridge: M.E. Grimshaw, 1989. First edition. Illustrations. 4to (10 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches), 56-pages. Softback. Original silver pictorial wrappers. Corner bumped.

£45.00

Enquire Item No. 14873


GRIMSHAW, M.E: Silver Medals, Badges and Trophies from Schools in the British Isles 1550 - 1850.

Cambridge: M.E. Grimshaw, circa 1980. First edition. Illustrations. 4to (10 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches), 64-pages. Softback. Original silver pictorial wrappers. Corner bumped. Gift inscription.

£30.00

Enquire Item No. 14874


HAGENEY, WOLFGANG: Chinese Ceramics. Decorative Motifs from Chinese Pottery. Designer's Notebook 3.

Item No. 14914

Rome: Edition Belvedere, 1983. First edtion. Coloured plates. Folio (12 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches). Softback, original glazed coloured pictorial wrappers; headband and corners a little bumped.

£15.00

Enquire Item No. 14914


HAGENEY, WOLFGANG: Floreal. Decorative Flower Motifs. Modern Style. Designer's Notebook 2.

Item No. 14902

Rome: Edition Belvedere, 1983. First edtion. Coloured plates. Folio (12 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches). Softback, original glazed coloured pictorial wrappers; backstrip faded, corners a little bumped.

£25.00

Enquire Item No. 14902


HAGENEY, WOLFGANG: Graphicolor Vo. 1: 300 Graphical Motifs with Fantasy all in Color. Belvedere Designbook. Fashion Textiles Graphic Designs. Vol. 1 Part 1.

Item No. 14906

Rome: Edition Belvedere, 1985. Second edtion. Coloured plates. Folio (12 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches). Softback, original glazed coloured pictorial wrappers. Very good.

£35.00

Enquire Item No. 14906


HAGENEY, WOLFGANG: Graphicolor Vo. 2: 300 Graphical Motifs with Fantasy all in Color. Belvedere Designbook. Fashion Textiles Graphic Designs. Vol.1 Part 2.

Item No. 14905

Rome: Edition Belvedere, 1985. Second edtion. Coloured plates. Folio (12 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches). Softback, original glazed coloured pictorial wrappers;headband and corners a little bumped.

£35.00

Enquire Item No. 14905


HAGENEY, WOLFGANG: Oriental Flowers. Belvedere Paperback: Fashion Textiles Graphic Designs Vol. 4.

Item No. 14904

Rome: Edition Belvedere, 1981. First edtion. Coloured plates. Folio (12 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches). Softback, original glazed coloured pictorial wrappers; headband rubbed, text block detached from wrappers.

£35.00

Enquire Item No. 14904


HATTON, CHRISTOPHER: [LEWIS C. LOYD and DORIS MARY STENTON, Editors]: Book of Seals. To Which is Appended a Select List of the Works of Frank Merry Stenton.

Item No. 6818

Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1950. First edition. Portrait, black & white plates. 4to, pp.lxv:457:[6, list of subscribers], original dark blue cloth in dustwrapper; binding very good; dustwrapper spine browned and scuffed, headbands torn and chipped (some loss) and with a number of short tears to edges; internally, endpapers browned, else a very good.

£40.00

Enquire Item No. 6818


HAWKINS, EDWARD (Edited by Augustus W. Franks & Herbert A. Grueber): Medallic Illustrations of the History of Great Britain and Ireland to the Death of George II.

London: Spink, 1978. Originally published by the British Museum in 1885. Two volumes. Illustrations. 8vo (8 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches), pages: 724 & 866, original black cloth; crease to fore-edge of 9 leaves, headbands a little bumped but overall very good. With the attractive bookplate of the collector David Perry on front pastedown.

£90.00

Enquire Item No. 14869


HAWKINS, R.N.P: A Dictionary of Makers of British metallic tickets, checks, medalets, tallies, and counters 1788 - 1910.

Item No. 14839

London: A. H. Baldwin, 1989. First edition. Portrait. Plates. Large 8vo (10 x 7 inches), 1004-pages, original cloth, excellent in like dustwrapper which is now protected by a removable plastic sleeve.

£90.00

Enquire Item No. 14839


HENFREY, HENRY WILLIAM: A Guide to the Study of English Coins, from the Conquest to the Present Time. New and Revised edition by C. F. Keary.

London: George Bell, 1885. Frontispiece, illustrations in the text. 8vo (7 x 4 1/2 inches), 323-pages. Attractively bound contemporary half tan calf, marbled boards, spine gilt in compartments with crimson and black lettering pieces; narrow band of slight fading on upper margin of covers else excellent.

£25.00

Enquire Item No. 16639


JAEGGLI-WEBER, H: The Swiss Postmarks and Postal Cancellations from 1843 to 1862.

Item No. 15597

Lucerne: Edelmann, n.d. 874 reproductions of postmarks. 8vo (8 1/2 x 6 inches), 76-pages (of text). Original blue cloth blocked in red & black; covers now laminated. Very good.

£25.00

Enquire Item No. 15597


KAEPPLER, ADRIENNE l. (Editor): Cook Voyage Artifacts in Leningrad, Berne, and Florence Museums. Bernice P. Bishop Museum Special Publication 66.

Item No. 16259

Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press, 1978. Plates, illustrations, some coloured. 4to (11 x 8 1/2 inches), 186-pages, original wrappers. Very good.

£25.00

Enquire Item No. 16259


KRAUSE, CHESTER L: Wisconsin Obsolute Bank Notes and Scrip.

Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 1994. Profusely illustrated. 4to (11 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches), 528-pages, original cloth in dust jacket; excellent.

£25.00

Enquire Item No. 16204


LAMB, ROBERT A: A Catalogue of French Emegency Tokens of 1914 - 1922.

no publisher or place stated: 1967. Illustrations. 8vo (7 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches), 49-pages, softback; original tan grained wrappers; very good.

£35.00

Enquire Item No. 14850


PRIESTMAN, GEOFFREY H: An Illustrated Guide to Minton Printed Pottery 1796 - 1836.

Item No. 14878

Sheffield: Endcliffe Press, 2001. First edition. Profusely illustrated. Folio (12 x 8 1/2 inches), 373-pages. Original cloth; fine in like dustwrapper which is now protected by a removable plastic sleeve. With the attractive bookplate of the collector David Perry on front pastedown. Extremely heavy, extra postage will be requested.

£45.00

Enquire Item No. 14878


PRINGLE, JOHN: Early British Balloon Posts. A Record of the First Attempts to carry Mail by Balloon in Great Britain, with a Chapter on Dr. Barton and his Dirigible Airship.

Item No. 16256

Privately Printed, c. 1935 Plates (2 coloured). 8vo (9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches), 126-pages. Original cloth; boards badly damp-marked, upper margins slightly marked otherwise internally good.

£20.00

Enquire Item No. 16256


TODD, NEIL B: Tavern Tokens in Wales.

Item No. 14834

Cardiff: National Museum of Wales, 1980. First edition. Profusely illustrated. Folio (11 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches), 236-pages. Softback. Original pictorial wrappers; very good.

£60.00

Enquire Item No. 14834


VALKO, GEORGES: Uber den Druckprozess und di Abarten der Stehenden Helvetia 1882-1907.

Item No. 15601

Bern: Zumstein, 1978. Black & white plates. 8vo (10 x 7 inches), 78-pages. Original green cloth; very good.

£25.00

Enquire Item No. 15601


VALKO, GEORGES: Uber die Frankaturen 1882 bis 1907.

Item No. 15600

Bern: Zumstein, 1986. Coloured illustrations. 8vo (10 x 7 inches), 62-pages. Original blue cloth; very good.

£20.00

Enquire Item No. 15600


WHITMORE, JOHN: The Token Collectors Companion.

Item No. 14589

Malvern: Whitmore, 2006. First edition. Limited to 100 numbered copies, this being number 51, signed by the author. Plates. Folio (11 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches), 390-pages, original cloth; fine in like dustwrapper which is now protected by a removable plastic sleeve.

£90.00

Enquire Item No. 14859


WITHERS, PAUL & BENTE: British Copper Tokens 1811 - 1820, including those of Ireland, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands

Item No. 14844

Llanfyllin: Galata Print, 1999. First edition. Profusely illustrated. Folio (12 x 8 1/2 inches), 264-pages. Original green cloth lettered in gilt; excellent. With the small bookplate of the token collector David Perry on front pastedown.

£90.00

Enquire Item No. 14844


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