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Dorset: The Blackmore Press, 1983. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 11 x 8 Inches 0950897809 Signed by Author Hardcover Very informative book on Claygate village in Surrey, 148 pages in very bright clean condition just very light foxing to outside edges of pages not inside, Many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, SIGNED by Malcolm Peebles on front endpaper. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are very bright and clean, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007025)
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London: C Carlyle Gall, 1935. First UK Edition. Card Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. 8 x 5 Inches Card Covers Very informative book on travel by railway in South Africa at time of publication, first UK print taken from African and Rhodesian Mining Manuals ,96 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour, B/w photographs, map and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer card covers are bright and clean, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007022)
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London: Chapman and Hall Ltd, 1937. Illustrated by John Everard. First Edition First Printing. Cloth Covered Boards. Good Plus/Good. 11 x 9 Inches Hardcover Excellent book of photographs by John Everard showing people in England at work and play, a social record of the times. 80 full page photographs in very bright clean condition,,all present as listed. Very light foxing spots to front endpaper not elsewhere. Dustwrapper is worn on edges with some losses, repars to inside of wrapper with inert clear tape, not price clipped, outer boards are overalll bright with justy a thin line along top and bottom edges where the dust of time on a shelf has attached to the cloth covered boards. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 007009)
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Paris: Editions D'Art Mona, 1928. First Edition. Illustrated Card Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. 10 x 8 Inches Card Covers Excellent book of sepia photographs, with short descriptions, showing the architecture and splendid rooms in the Lido in the Camps Eysees, text in French and English. 17 full page photographs, all present. NO dustwrapper, outer card covers are a little dusty with age, couple of very small light marks, staple binding with yellow cord. A nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006995)
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London: The Folio Society, 2006. First Edition. Illustrated Boards. Near Fine/No Jacket. 11 x 10 Inches Hardcover Excellent book on the 100 Greatest Photographs,220 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w and sepia photographs by well known photographers, all present as listed plus full page of very informative tex opposite each photographt,NO dustwrapper as issued, book in near fine condition. Comes in illustrated slipcase which is bright and clean with just some light marks where it has rubbed against other books on shelves.HEAVY BOOK 2.2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006949)
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Edinburgh: Oliver and Boyd, 1913. First Edition. Boards. Very Good/Good Plus. 8 x 6 Inches Hardcover Very informative book on mountains, their formation and eventual decay, 312 pages in bright clean condition just very light browning to first and last couple of pages. Many full page B/w photographs and illustrations, pull out colour maps, all present as listed plus very informative text, dustwrapper is a little rubbed and worn on edges, a couple of tiny tears and slightly darkened on spine,a pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006923)
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London: John Murray, 1921. First Edition, First Printing. Decorative Boards. Fair/No Jacket. 11 x 9 Inches Hardcover Excellent book on Jerusalem being a record of the Pro Jerusalem Council during the period of the British Military Administration. 87 pages in overall clean condition but with some light staining to extreme edges of blank margins of a few pages and in the blank inner hinges of a few pages hevier staining to bottom edges of rear endpaper and last page. Binding is sound but there a couple of small gaps at the ninges of a couple of pages where string of binding has stretched slightly but is still sound. many colour and B/w illustrations plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice copy. Outer boards are worn on edges and corners with boards showing through, some staining and marking. Many old photographs maps and illustrations all present as listed.Though not perfect a presentable sample of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 005584)
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London: Aurum Press, 1996. Illustrated by David Hamilton. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 10 x 9 Inches 18 54 10 43 14 Hardcover Excellent book of photographs by David Hamilton, all in colour many nude studies of young girls as well as some area photographs. 202 pages in very bright clean condition, manycolour photographs ,all present as listed plus short descriptive text for each. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped. HEAVY BOOK 1.6 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006832)
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Tooting London: A J Hurley Limited, 1947. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 9 x 6 Inches Hardcover Very informative book on the author's memories of 50 years of local newspaper work, public and social life. 281pages in very bright clean condition just some very light foxing to endpapers and outer edges of pages, inside pages are clean , Contains 44 splendidold period B/w photographs and illustrations of buildings places and people around Tooting, all present as listed plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper , outer boards areclean and bright, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006816)
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United Kingdom: Hutchinson, 1984. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 11 1/2 x 8 1/2 Inches 0091476801 Inscribed By Author Hardcover Book of photographs of transsexuals from the Bois de Boulogne district. Unpaginated but around 96 pages 7 pages of text around 85 pages of photographs, some colour many B/w, many in erotic dress, some topless and a few full frontal. Not pornographic but is artistic eroticism. INSCRIBED by BYRON NEWMAN on front endpaper.TYo the ultimate T... from Byron Newman "you can,t do it outdoors" Book and dustwrapper are in very clean bright condition. a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 002973)
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Ceylon: The Colombo Apothecaries Co Ltd, 1924. Illustrated by R L Spittel. Illustrated Boards. Good/No Jacket. 8 x 5 Inches Hardcover Very informative book on life in Ceylon in the 1920s, book has 260 pages in overall clean condition, endpapers browned, stamp of previous owner on half title page dated 1924. Many B/w photographs by the author, all present as listed and a large pull out map at rear plus very informative text. no other date than 1924 possibly first edition but not sure. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are marked and worn top and bottom of spine, rear outer hinge the covering over the boards has split 90% along rear edgebut binding is still sound. Though not perfect still a pleasing copy of a collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006399)
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New York: Abrams and Whitney Museum, 2006. First Edition, First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 11 x 9 Inches 0810955393 Hardcover Detailed book on the screen test photo shoots for Andy warhols films, 320 pages in very bright clean condition, over 200 B/w photographs plus a few colour,all present as listed plus very informative text. HEAVY BOOK 2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped, very light wear to corners of wrapper and a little light crease to top of rear inner flap. .A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006660)
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Hove Sussex UK: Hove Books, 1988. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 10 x 8 Inches 0906447445 Hardcover Very informative book on Kodak cameras over the first hundred years of production. 298 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean just some light wear to edges and small mark to bottom right corner, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006610)
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Milan: Edizioni Celip, 1984. First Edition First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 12 x 9 Inches Hardcover English title If only you knew how dtrange it is to know Milan, text of book for first 22 pages is in English and Italian then all captions for photographs and illustrations following are in Italian. 138 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour, B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text. HEAVY BOOK 1.7 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS.dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006537)
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Jerusalem: World of Islam Festival Trust, 1989. Reprint. Gold Decorated Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 12 x 9 Inches 090503533x Hardcover Very informative book on the history and architecture of Jerusalem, this is the issue after the limited edition of 3000 published 1989. Contains 623 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs, also many architectural illustrations plus very informative text,two large fold out plans in folder. Imitation grained blue leather boards. HEAVY BOOK 3.3 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean,comes in original grained blue slipcase a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006502)
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University of Cambridge: The Centre of Middle Eastern and Islam Studies, 2002. Illustrated by Laurence Lockhart. First Edition First Printing. Cloth Covered Boards. Near Fine/Near Fine. 11 x 9 Inches Hardcover Excellent book of photographs of Persia by Laurence Lockhart, 12 pages of text in English, index and map followed by 84 pages of the photographs and the first 10 pages reproduced in Persian, all in very bright clean condition,This is the rarer hardback first edition, both book and, dustwrapper are in near fine condition now in clear protective non adhesive sleeve. SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006482)
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London: The English Universities Press Ltd, 1948. Illustrated by Frank Patterson. First Edition. Illustrated Card Covers. Good Plus/No Jacket. 7 x 5 Inches Card Covers Excellent guide book on the Scottish highlands number 3 in the cycling guide series, 140 pages plus 23 pages of old adverts in overall bright clean condition just some light foxing to outer edges of pages and the first and last couple of pages plus the very occasional tiny spots elsewhere. Many B/w photographs and illustrations by Frank Patterson, all present as listed, plus very informative text. Illustrated card covers are a little worn on edges, still a pleasing example of an interesting collectable book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006456)
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London: Collins, 1982. Illustrated by David Hamilton. First Edition, First Printing. Boards. Very Good/Very Good. 11 x 8 Inches 0002166666 Hardcover Excellent book of David Hamilton's photographs of young women, 118 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour photographs plus a little text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 005698)
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London: John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd, 1942. Reprint. Boards. Very Good/No Jacket. 8 x 5 Inches Hardcover A book on naturism from the 1930s this is the revised edition 1942 containing 304 pages in overall bright clean condition just some occasional very light foxing spots, many B/w photographs of people conducting their lives in the nude as their way of life, very informative text on all sociological aspects of this way of life. NO dustwrapper, outer boards very slightly dusty and tiny bump to one corner, a nice example of this book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006395)
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Italy: Massilio, 2012. Illustrated Card Covers. Very Good/No Jacket. 10 x 8 Inches 978883179614 Card Covers Excellent book on fashion photography, TEXT IN ITALIAN NO English translation. 158 pages in very bright clean condition just very light browning to edges, many B/w photographs and a few colour plus text IN ITALIAN, NO dustwrapper as issued, small round indentation mark to top front card cover not greatly dtracting, a very niceclean book SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST (Book ref. 006376)