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Martin, Judy Drawing with Colour. An Inspirational Guide to Using Creative Colour in Your Drawing. ( ISBN 0289800250 ).
London. Studio Vista. 1st reprint. 1990. Hardback. Small 4to, 30.5x22.5 cms. 144 pages. Numerous illustrations in colour. Patterned end papers. Publishers black cloth, silver titles on spine. Book in FINE condition. Unclipped D.w. with very light edge ruffle, and VG+. Heavy item, and may require extra postage outside of the UK. . . **. Business and shop Est 1970. (Book ref. 7266)   £10.00
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Martin, Judy. Pastels Masterclass. Learning from Professional Artists at Work. ( ISBN 0004126629 ).
London. Harper Collins. 1st edition. 1993. Hardback. Small 4to. 28.5x21 cms. Numerous colour illustrations. Publishers purple cloth, gilt on spine. Grey end papers. Very minor colour rub to bottom of spine, else book in FINE condition. Unclipped D.w. is VG. Heavy item, and may require extra postage outside of the UK. . . **. Business and shop Est 1970. (Book ref. 7265)   £16.00
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French, Brian. Principles of Collage. ( ISBN 0263707237 ).
London. Mills and Boon. 1st edition. 1969. Hardback. Small 4to, 25x18.5 cms. 103 pages. Coloured frontis, 2 colour charts, 29 b/w plates, plus text figures. Publishers black cloth, with titles in white on spine, and with illustration in white on cover. Clean and bright throughout, no markings or inscriptions. Sound binding and covers. The book is in FINE condition. Clipped D.w., with one small repair is about VG. . . .**. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 7263)   £12.50
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Molesworth, H.D. Sculpture in England; Mediaeval.
London. For the British Council, by Longmans. 1st edition. 1951. Card covers. 4to, 28x21 cms. 19 pages of text, plus 56 full page b/w plates. The "Corrigenda" slip is present. Printed cream card covers, with yapped edges, (covers project beyond text pages). All pages are clean and bright, and no inscriptions. Sound binding, with one mild internal pull. VG condition. D.w. with light shelf rub and small edge repair, but near VG. . . .**. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 7262)   £6.75
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Roberts, Michael. Intro by Anthony Quinton. T.E. Hulme. ( ISBN 0856354112 ).
Manchester. Carcanet. 1st thus. 1982, (1st was 1938). Hardback. 8vo. 15 page intro., and pages numbered 7 to 310, (this edition did not use the original 1938 intro. pages). Publishers black cloth, gilt. A new book from stock which has a few spots and light age tan to edges of text block, acquired whilst in store. Else a FINE book. D.w. is VG++, with very light ruffle to top edge. We specialise in Scholarly Books. . . **. Business and shop Est 1970. (Book ref. 7250)   £9.50
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Betjeman, John. John Piper.
Harmondsworth. Penguin. "The Penguin Modern Painters" series. 1st edition. 1944. Paperback. Landscape 8vo. 16 pages of text, etc. Plus 16 full page plates in colour, and 16 full page monochrome. Photo portrait in text. Brown and white, printed card covers, centre stapled. Clean and unmarked throughout. Centre 2 leaves are detached. Staples rusted, and exterior stain on spine at top staple. Outer face of rear cover has faint marking due to use for pencil drawings. In Good condition, (worthy of better rating but for staples) . . . .**. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 7190)   £5.00
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Heckstall-Smith, B. Limited Edition. Yachts and Yachting in Contemporary Art.
London. The Studio. 1st edition. Limited Edition, No. 133 of 1000. Large paper. 1925. Hardback. 4to, 11.75"x9", (29.5x23 cms). Pp.,xvi,48. Plus 103 plates, nearly all 1 per page. Of these, 24 are colour plates, tipped onto thick paper, and each with tissue guard, (the rest being monochrome, on gloss art paper). Illustrated end papers. Publishers blue cloth on thick bevelled boards, with gilt titles on spine and front cover. Top edge gilt. Text pages with very light, tiny, spots. All plates are clean, bright and unmarked. No creasing to corners of colour plates. Sound binding and covers. Light touch of shelf rub, but a very attractive book in Very Good plus condition. Very heavy item, and will require extra postage outside of the UK. . . **. Business and shop Est 1970. (Book ref. 7159)   £125.00
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Parker, Harry. LIMITED ED'N. Inscribed by Cust, and Signed by Parker. Naval Battles from the Collection of Prints Formed and Owned by Commander Sir Charles Leopold Cust. The Chronological Arrangement of the Prints with Descriptive and Historical Notes.
London. T.H. Parker. Limited Edition, No. 42 of 100, on Large Paper. 1911. Hardback. Large 8vo, 10"x7.5", (25.5x19 cms), all pages having wide margins. Pp.,xx,339. 19 monochrome plates, including frontis. Publishers blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and cover, and with gilt anchor on cover. Top edge gilt. Covers with single blind rules around. Browning to end papers, and a few spots to 3 intro and 2 final leaves. Just a few intermittent spots, and/or very light browning, to a few pages in the text. Else all clean and fresh, and all plates unmarked. Light age tan to edges. Sound and tight binding. Light rub to corners and to spine ends. A most attractive item, and VG+ condition. - .##. - With signature of Parker, and Presentation Inscription, (on verso of front free end paper), by Cust;- "S.C.C. from C.L.C. 1912". The book has an introduction by Cmdr C.N. Robinson. Details of 287 prints are given, with dates, sizes, historical notes etc. With index of artists, engravers, etc, and a general index. - .##. - . . . **. Heavy item, and may require extra postage outside of the UK.. . . **. Business and shop Est 1970. (Book ref. 7158)   £145.00
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MacDonald, Jessie Making Patchwork Quilts. With 40 Quilt Block Designs. ( ISBN 0709025602 ).
London. Hale. 1st thus. 1986. Hardback. 4to. Pp.,v, 154. Colour plates and b/w plates, with designs, etc in black, and text illustrations. Publishers blue cloth, gilt. Ownership inscription, else book in FINE, unblemished condition. D.w. with minor edge ruffle, else VG. . . . **. Business and shop Est 1970. (Book ref. 7144)   £20.00
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Seaby, Allen W. Drawing for Art Students and Illustrators.
London. Batsford. 1st edition. 1921. Hardback. Tall 8vo. 212 pages. 68 illustrations, many being full page plates. Green cloth spine on grey/green paper covered boards. Pages all clean, with just the very occasional light spot. Sound binding. Some fade to spine and to parts of covers. Slight scuff to top of spine.Very light knock to one corner. Neat ownership inscription. Book in VG condition. No D.w.. . . **. Business and shop Est 1970. (Book ref. 7130)   £20.00
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Langlotz, Ernst. Griechische Vasenbilder. (Text in German - Deutsch)
Heidelberg. Edmund von König. 1st edition. Softback. Square 8vo, 24x18.4 cms. In its original state, a 21 page booklet, (German language), in card covers, and a suite of 40 monochrome loose plates in a folder. Here, a previous owner has bound the whole, as a book, using the original card covers. The plates are taped at the gutters, and a new tape spine has been fitted. Clean throughout. 4 or 5 plates with very small and neat repairs to extreme top corner. All in VG order. - .##. - The text contains descriptions and explanations regarding the 40 plates, and concludes with a useful 3 page bibliography. - .##. - . . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 7128)   £8.00
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Worsley, John. Drawing Ships.
London. Studio Books. "Studio Drawing Books" series. 1st edition. 1962. Paperback. Square 8vo. 56 pages. Numerous illustrations. Publishers pictorial card covers. Pages all clean and unmarked. Age tan to edges. Sound binding and covers. Minimal shelf rub to covers, with slight tanning to front panel. VG book. . . . **. Business and shop Est 1970. (Book ref. 7113)   £4.00
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Field, Andrew. Nabokov. His Life in Art. A critical narrative. ( ISBN 0340026642 ).
London. Hodder and Stoughton. 1st UK edition. 1967. Hardback. Tall 8vo. Pp.,(v),397. Publishers dark brown cloth, gilt on spine. Book in near FINE condition, in like, unclipped D.w.. . . **. Business and shop Est 1970. (Book ref. 7069)   £9.50
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Doust, L.A. Sketching The Seaside.
London. Warne. "Doust Sketchbook" series. 1st edition. 1957. Hardback. Square 8vo, 21.5x17 cms. Pp.,vii,72. 35 plates, with sketches and drawings, and with some sketches in text, and sketches on end papers. Publishers orange cloth, with titles in red on spine and front cover. Clean and unmarked throughout. Sound binding and covers. Book in VG+ condition. The unclipped D.w. has some small repairs and has some loss at bottom edge of front panel.. . . **. Business and shop Est 1970. (Book ref. 7060)   £4.75
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Bateman, James. Oil Painting. The Studio "How To Do It" series, number 68.
London. The Studio. 1st edition. 1957. Hardback. Small 4to. 96 pages. Frontis, 38 plates, (some in colour), and illustrations in text. Publishers cream cloth, gilt. Clean, unmarked, and a sound binding. Book in near FINE condition. Unclipped D.w. with slight edge rub, and small repairs, and in overall, quite good state, with only a very tiny loss. . . . **. Business and shop Est 1970. (Book ref. 7058)   £7.50
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Day, Lewis, F. Alphabets Old & New. For the use of Craftsmen, with an Introductory Essay on "Art in the Alphabet".
London. Batsford. 3rd edition, revised and enlarged. (Definitive edition). 1910. Hardback. 8vo. 236 pages. Numerous examples of styles and fonts, etc., from c.400 BC. Decorated end papers. Publishers brick/orange cloth, with title in green on spine, and decoration to title, in green, on front cover. Pages all clean and bright, with no markings or foxing. Age darkened to edges. Binding is sound, although the end paper at inner front hinge is split. The spine is darkened, and some patchy fade to covers. Very light shelf rub to tips and ends of spine. Book in sound and clean condition. Condition is Good+. - .##. - Now a standard work, and the definitive edition, which was reprinted several times. - .##. - We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 6995)   £8.00
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Ridgway Potteries. (No author name given). Potters Progress. A short historical survey of the art of Pottery Making from the earliest times.
Stoke-on-Trent. Ridgway Potteries. Presumed 1st edition. No date. c.1960's ? Card covers. Royal 8vo, 19.5x13 cms. 23 pages, including title. Blue card covers, (faux leather style finish), with yapped edges, (covers larger than text pages). Gilt title on cover. Small corner cut out and light crease at top of 1st leaf. Clean and unmarked inside and out. VG+. - .##. - A brief history of the manufacture of pottery and ceramics, in England and abroad, and from the earliest times. - .##. - We specialise in History of Engineering and Technology. Postage on this item will not exceed £2 in UK. Please ask if outside of UK. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 6971)   £6.00
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Tyler, Royall. Spain. A Study of Her Life and Arts. Illustrated with plans and with many reproductions from photographs.
London. Grant Richards. 1st edition. 1909. Hardback. Large 8vo, 23x15 cms. 620 pages, all with wide margins. Frontis, numerous plates and plans of buildings, mainly churches and cathedrals. Map on rear end papers. Publishers red cloth, gilt on spine and cover. Top edge gilt, other two edges uncut. All pages clean. Appears to have been in a private company library, and with 7 date stamps on front free end paper, 1923-1928. Small company sticker at bottom of front paste down. Edges of text block are age darkened. Sound binding. Spine age darkened. Covers with shelf wear. A solid copy in Good condition. Heavy book, and may require extra postage outside of UK. We specialise in Scholarly Books. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 6936)   £20.00
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Lambert, Margaret & Marx, Enid. ENGLISH POPULAR ART. ( ISBN 0850363721 ).
London. Merlin Press. New edition with additional illustrations and corrections. 1989. Hardback. Tall 8vo. Pp.,xv,120. Text illustrations, plus 118 photo plates. Publishers dark red cloth, gilt titles to spine. The book is from our "new" stock, and is in FINE condition. D.w. has one very minor repaired nick, else in Fine condition also .- ##.- Covers a wide field;- ribbons, tombstones, toy theatres, marionettes, trade cards, parge work, wood carving, pottery, needlework, embroidery, samplers, toys, snuff boxes, metal work, glass, etc. -##.- . . . .**. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 6922)   £13.00
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Lambert, Margaret & Marx, Enid. ENGLISH POPULAR ART.
Batsford. 1st Edn. 1951. Hardback. 8vo. viii,120pp. Text illustrations, 56 photo plates and 8 coloured plates. Publishers dark red cloth, black titles to spine. A few light spots on frontis and on rear end paper, else all pages are clean and bright. Spotting to top edge of text block. Sound binding and covers, the covers having sharp corners, and with no evident shelf rub. Ownership inscription. Book is in VG condition. The unclipped D.w. has a couple of repairs to top edge, and with very slight loss at top of spine, - near VG .- ##.- Covers a wide field;- ribbons, tombstones, toy theatres, marionettes, trade cards, parge work, wood carving, pottery, needlework, embroidery, samplers, toys, snuff boxes, metal work, glass, etc. -##.- . . . .**. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 6921)   £13.00
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