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GILBORN, CRAIG: Adirondack Furniture and the Rustic Tradition.

Item No. 16701

New York: Harry M. Abrams, 1987 First Edition. Profusely illustrated partly in colour. Folio (12 x 9 inches), 349.pages, original pale cloth; narrow band of browning on lower edge of binding else very good in slightly dusty dust jacket with a little edge wear. Large bold presentation inscription from the author across the title. Heavy, extra postage will be requested.

£20.00

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BOOKPLATES: GUTHRIE, JAMES: The Bookplate. Official Organ of the English Bookplate Society, a Magazine for Book Craftsmen. Number 3, New Series."Hand Printing Number"

Item No. 16687

Item No. 16687

London: The Favil Press, July 1925. Contains the first part of James Guthrie's essay on "Plate-Printing". Plates, linocuts etc. One tipped-in engraved bookplate, one tipped-in photograph of a press. 8vo (9 1/4 x 6 inches), pages: 47-63, original green illustrated wrappers, stitched as issued. Some foxing, wrappers a little dusty. With, loosely inserted, an attractive illustrated change of address notice for the editor.

£25.00

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ROYAL COMMISSION: Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations. Official Descriptive and Illustrated Catalogue. Volume II. Section III. Manufactures, Classes 11 to 29. Section IV. Fine Arts, Class 30. Colonies.

Item No. 15193

Item No. 15193

London: Spicer Brothers, 1851. Plates and illustrations. Large 8vo (10 3/4 x 7 inches), pages: 479-1002, original blindstaped blue cloth blocked in gilt, all edges gilt. Some discolouration to binding, 4-inch split to cloth of upper joint but firm, headbands and extrenities rubbed, cracked at one gutter; overall sound and internally very good.

£140.00

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SERRY, VICTOR: British Sawmilling Practice.

London: Ernest Benn, 1963. First edition. Black & white illustrations. Tall 8vo, pp.248, original cloth, no dustwrapper; lower headband bumped and with a short tear to the cloth, binding a trifle dusty along edges, else good; internally excellent.

£20.00

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SPERISEN, FRANCIS J: The Art of Lapidary.

Milwaukee: The Bruce Publishing Company, 1961. Black & white illustrations. Large 8vo, pp.xii:390, original cloth in dustwrapper; binding corners and headbands bumped, else good; dustwrapper poor with a long tear to front cover, ends of spine and corners chipped with some loss and other small tears to edges; internally excellent.

£9.00

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THE BASKETMAKERS' ASSOCIATION: The Basketmakers' Association Newsletters Number 35 to 55 [missing Number 41].

Autumn 1985 onwards. Issued quarterly (Autumn 1985-Autumn 1990). Twenty newsletters. Illustrated in black & white. Small 8vo, original paper wrappers. Each newsletter contains interesting information on the history of basketmaking and techniques.

£30.00

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WHISTLER, LAURENCE: The Image on the Glass.

Item No. 15659

London: John Murray & The Cupid Press, 1975. First edition. Plates. 8vo (11 x 7 1/2 inches), 176-pages. Original black cloth gilt in good dust jacket which has remains of a sticker on front flap. Signed by Whistler on the half-title. Signature of previous owner on front free endpaper.

£15.00

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