Norman Macnaughton & Sons Ltd.
Belfast: Norman Macnaughton & Sons Ltd., c1920/1930. 6 pp. 22.5 x 28 cm. An illustrated catalogue of fireplace designs, three coloured. Covers dusty but otherwise in very good condition. Nice Art Deco item. (Book ref. 13397) £35.00
PERIOD FIREPLACES: A Practical Guide to Period-Style Decorating
London: Reed International Books, 1995 Hardback, first edition, 1995, red cloth boards with silver titling to spine, unclipped d/w in exc.cond, 128 pages, b/w and colour photographs/illustrations etc. Very Good to Excellent condition with absolutely minimal wear throughout. (Book ref. 693) £8.25
The Fireplace Book
London: The Architectural Press, 1984. First Edition. 0851398359 Softback. A very good copy. Pp.viii,160. Many illustrations and diagrams. Traces the development of the fireplace and gives specific practical advice on the restoration of chimney stacks and fireplaces. (Book ref. 13210) £15.00
Fireplaces, Cooking Apparatus, Domestic Hot Water Installations and Sanitary Appliances
London: O'brien, Thomas & Co. Ltd.. Cloth Cover. Very Good/No Dustwrapper. 12mo A 256 paged catalogue with the products illustrated with b&w photographs or drawings. Copyright date of 1911 on the cover, & no other dated given. Firmly bound in black cloth covers 7 1/2" tall with titles on the front partly rubbbed off and those on the spine now completely rubbed off. (Book ref. 039050) £65.00
The Modern Bricklayer a Practical Work on Bricklaying in All Its Branches 3 Volumes + Bonding Examples Booklet
London: The Caxton Publishing Company Limited. 1st ? Nd. Cloth Covered Hardback. Very Good +/Good. 4to Three very tidy, tight, red cloth covered 10 " by 7 3/4 " books with gilt titles on the spine and front covers. There is no publishing date but two coloured frontispieces, one of a house , the other a cinema frontage, suggest 1920/1930's. Also included is a 9 1/4" by 6 7/8" thin card covered booklet of 30 pages. Within the booklet pages are 329 diagrams with a detailed index to the diagrams at the back. The dustwrappers to the hardbacks have some dustiness, water stains ( a little colour loss from some part of the book covers - but no evidence of long term damp damage in any of the books ) and wear to the edges - they have been internally repaired. (Book ref. 023029) £65.00
SUGGESTIONS FOR BRICK AND TILE FIREPLACES
1930's(?). Chimneys, Pergola Columns, Garden Brickwork. Catalogue, 24pp., a colour plate and numerous pencil illusts., prices and detailed information on each product. --- Please e-mail for one of my FREE CATALOGUES which include DORSET [ Manuscripts, Maps, Ephemera, Views, etc., etc. ] --- (Book ref. UK29-771) £17.00
The Book of English Fireplaces.
London: Country Life, 1968 Sm. 4to Cloth Dw. 1st Edn. Illus. 96 pp. Spotting to top edges o/w V.g. (Book ref. 30323) £12.00
Catalogue No. 175. Builders' Hardware Tools and Castings, Fireplaces, Heating & Cooking Appliances, Sanitary Ware, Electrical Goods, Refrigerators, Household Ironmongery, Garden Tools, Metal Windows, Art Metal Work, Bronze Founders, Lifts, Doors .
Bristol: Gardiner, Sons & Co. Ltd. March 1936 Profusely illustrated trade catalogue, the fireplaces and tiles section in colour. Large 8vo (9 3/4 x 6 3/4 inches), 1088-pages. Original red cloth; binding spotted and soiled but sound, internally very good. (Book ref. 11404) £35.00
English Decoration and Furniture of the Early Renaissance 1500-1650: An Account of Its Development and Characteristic Forms.
London: B.T. Batsford, 1924. First Edition.. Hard Cover.. Folio - over 12" - 15" Tall. Red boards, gilt titles to spine and upper board, blind stamped decoration to upper board, a section of upper board has fading. top edge gilt. xviii, 305pp. No D/W. Light foxing to edges and endpapers. Binding tight, internally good and bright. Colour frontis, B/W plates, engravings throughout. A Good + copy. From the Library of Decorative Art series. Note, this is a heavy book, consequently a postal surcharge may apply. (Book ref. 000477) £85.00
The Fireplace Book
Windsor: Roshfield Publications Ltd, 1980. First Edition. Pictorial Card Covers. Fine. 140 pp, well illustrated by photographs, sketches and diagrams. The book contains advertisements by suppliers. Topics include the design and construction of fireplaces, fires and stoves, chimneys and flues, fireside accessories, energy saving. The book is in excellent condition. (Book ref. 008291) £12.50
The Book of English Fireplaces
Country Life Books, 1968 1st ed. Many plates Hdbk. 96pp 2pp of index Mint copy in d/w (Book ref. 735) £10.00
The Book of English Fireplaces
London: Country Life Books, 1968. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall This is a Very Good Copy of this Book in a Very Good Dust-Jacket that has NO chips or tears to the outer edges of the dust-jacket.Not price clipped and this copy has one previous name to the front endpaper.The book has a firm binding with no leaning or rolling to spine.Clean copy internally.Well Illustrated throughout in black and white,4to 96pp First Edition (Book ref. 58122) £6.00
The English Mediaeval House. ( ISBN 0946495025 ).
London. Bracken Books. Reprint. 1985. Hardback. Small 4to, 24x19 cms. Pp.,xxxi,448. Photo frontis, many plates and illustrations in text. Publishers red cloth, gilt. A NEW book from our reserve stock. FINE in unclipped D.w. Heavy item, and may require extra postage outside of the UK. We specialise in Scholarly Books.. . . **. Business and shop Est. 1970. (Book ref. 8334) £14.40
AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY of THE ENGLISH FIREPLACE From the period at which Chimneys were first used in England, down to the present time ... .
Published by Batsford, London, undated, c.1900. Soft cover, folio size, 13 plates. Rare. Condition: cover brittle with some pieces missing; contents VG apart from some dog-eared corners. Packed weight 500g. (Book ref. 11225) £68.50
Builders ` & Plumbers` Materials genearal catalogue No 200 Fireplaces Sanitary Ware general builders` materials
Rownson, Drew And Clydesdale ltd 1934 First edition, Pp, v, 422. 8vo, Bound in original black cloth with grey titles.Illustrated throughout. Boards faded, rubbed to outer edges .Spine split 1cm to top edge. Contents V.G (Book ref. 13762) £28.00
On the history and art of warming and ventilating rooms and buildings: Volume 1
George Bell, 1845. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. Clean hardback tightly bound in brown cloth with gilt titles and blindstamped decoration, cloth has minor rubbing at corners, heraldic bookplate on front pastedown, no inscriptions. xl + 232 pages, 44 illustrations, footnotes, index. Volume 1 only of a 2 volume set (Book ref. 29107) £90.00
The Fireplace and its Accessories
RIBA Transactions 1892 extracted 32pp article with good illus., very good condition (Book ref. 9686) £20.00
"Period Fireplaces: A Practical Guide to Period-style Decorating (Period Companions)"
"Mitchell Beazley 1995" "Hardback,ex-library, with usual stamps and markings, in good all round condition. Ships within 24 hours. pp., 750grams, ISBN:1857323971" (Book ref. 1503847) £12.16
Small Modern English Houses
London: Victor Gollancz Ltd 1929 First Series. The study of the small English house. HB, 1st ED, 23x29cms, 6pp text followed by 144 plates, then 24pp illustrated advertising. Black cloth boards, small chip to spine head. Some browning to endpapers, light spotting to foredge. A Very Good, clean copy. (Book ref. 16360) £22.00
FIREPLACES FOR A BEAUTIFUL HOME
MURDOCH BOOKS Published by Murdoch Books in 1989. Paperback.. Number of pages: 160. Condition: Good. Used book but in Good Condition for sensible price. Ex-library book (usual stamps and marks). Corners bumped. Wear to head & tail of spine. Covers worn. Shipped from UK. Delivery is usually 2 - 3 working days from order by Royal Mail, International Delivery is by Airmail. (Book ref. 8659795) £5.01