Masters and men in the West Midland metalware trades before the industrial revolution
Manchester University Press, 1975 198p, 19 figures and many tables in the text, hardback, edges stamped - otherwise a very good ex-library copy in a very good dust-jacket (price-clipped)  (Book ref. 111393) £18.00
London: Thames & Hudson, 2001. Reprint. Nr fine white p/b with black/red illus & black/red lettering. 15cms x 21cms, 216pp. 138 b/w + 32 col illus. 9 chaps, bib, illus sources, index. Uncreased spine. Clean, unmarked, unread copy. Weight 443g. 0500202737. (Book ref. 1959) £6.00
Glass and metalware.
London: W.H.Smith, 1991. Intro: Tony Curtis. 'Everyday collectables' series. Nr fine laminated col illus h/b with yellow/white lettering to cover & spine; Nr fine identical d/w, not p/c or chipped. 23.5cms x 30.5cms, 144pp. Yellow eps; col illus throughout. 24 collectable categories. Clean, unmarked copy. Weight 958g. 1854354183. (Book ref. 2910) £7.00
Care and Repair of Antique Metalware
London: Ebury Press, 1987. Pictorial Hardback. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo 0852235674 An excellent condition hardback with a crisp clean dustwrapper. No owner's inscriptions. One of the Craftsmen's Guides series (Book ref. 026238) £4.00
THE CHURCH PLATE OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE.
Bristol and Gloucestershire Archaeological Society, 1906. With 21 plates, and 2 textual illusts, xxiv + 264pp, original cloth, roy 8vo. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include GLOUCESTERSHIRE - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK72-1856) £35.00
THE CHURCH PLATE OF THE CITY OF BRISTOL. Part 1, all published.
Bristol & Gloucestershire Archaeological Society. 1932. Illusts, 165pp, original wraps, spine chipped at head and foot. Note in biro on title and top wrap. ---- Regular CATALOGUES issued, please e-mail for a FREE copy, they include BRISTOL - ( History - Topography - Genealogy - Natural History - Biography - Mining - Dialect - Language - etc. ) ---- (Book ref. UK72-120) £10.00
A Study Collection of Marked Domestic Brass and other Base Metalware c.1600-c.1900
Marwood House, Honiton, first edition, 2001. An exhibition catalogue. Trade paperback, 120 pages ([iv], 116), half-tone illustrations throughout: publisher's blue and full-colour card covers. ••••CONDITION•• Fine, not marked or written in. (Book ref. 7141526) £12.00
AUCTION SALE UPON THE PREMISES ; Part Contents of a Fine Country Residence. MONKS CHADDESLEY CORBETT, WORCESTERSHIRE.
Bromyard.: C Herbert Banks., 1991. Illustrated Card Covers. Fair. Paperback Catalogue of over 400 lots, being part of the Contents of this Worcestershire House. with 22 b/w plates. There are penned notes in some of the margins by someone present at the sale, otherwise a Good copy. (Book ref. 000992) £8.50
Victorian Electroplate (Country Life Collectors' Guides)
London: Hamlyn, 1971. First Edition. Maroon Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 5.5" x 7.5" 64pp, b&w illus within text. No inscriptions, slight marks pp2&3, o/w fine. DW not clipped, but no printed price shown: spine very slightly faded. (Book ref. 002629) £5.00
New York, 1924 250pp quarto. Many plates. Buckram and boards. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 3926) £140.00
ENGLISH WROUGHT IRON WORK OF THE 17TH & 18TH CENTURIES
1930s Quarto portfolio. Fine SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 3905) £110.00
THE OLD ENGLISH GOLD PLATE
1907 Mostly plates. Small folio. Gilt buckram. Top edge gilt. Uncut Library Cancel SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 3903) £280.00
ENGLISH GOLDSMITHS AND THEIR MARKS
2nd enlarged edition, 1921 "740pp large quarto with photogravure frontispiece and many text illustrations of makers marks. Library cancel, 1"" stamp to margin of title. Gilt buckram. Slight wear to backstrip, else fine." SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 3902) £180.00
OLD SILVER SPOONS OF ENGLAND...a practical guide for collectors.
1928 32 plates. 200pp quarto. Slight wear SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 3901) £150.00
THE VALUES OF OLD ENGLISH SILVER AND SHEFFIELD PLATE 15-19TH CENTURIES
1906 300pp folio with fifty-seven engraved plates of silverware, recent gilt cloth. Internally fine. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 3900) £260.00
L'Univers des Couteaux
Solar 1992 4to hardback, with dust jacket, 142pp., text in French, illustrated throughout in colour. VG/VG (SHELF 31) ISBN: 2263019898 NOTE: Heavy Book, [1.4kg+] might require special shipping arrangements (Book ref. 32693) £14.00
The Goldsmiths AND Silversmiths Company Ltd. [CATALOGUE]
London. c.1910 4to hardback bound in cream watered silk gilt, with gilt emblem to spine and upper , cover, pp417, illus throughout in b/w. Covers a little darkened through handling, hinge paper split. A Good, sound copy overall. (SHELF 105) NOTE: Heavy Book, [2 kg+] might require special shipping arrangements (Book ref. 30543) £50.00
Collecting Antique Metalware.
London: Country Life, 1979. First Edition. Brown Cloth on Boards. 191pp. Includes a short history of mettallurgy with further chapters on the fireplace, kitchen equipment, the dining-room, lighting devices, personal items, tools, souvenirs etc. Further chapters on fakes & reproductions and care and conservation. Lots of colour plates and other illustrations. (Book ref. 19393) £12.00
NEW BOOK OF 758 PLAIN, ORNAMENTED & REVERSED CYPHERS
1832 Large octavo with 52 fine copperplates. Pictorial boards loose, lacking backstrip. Internally fine, uncut. SUMMER SALE = ALL PRICES NOW WITH 30% REDUCTION OFF THE LISTED PRICE (Book ref. 16583) £360.00
Country Life, London 1933. Slim folio, many photo-plates. Gilt decorated buckram. Fine in sl. worn dj. "The oldest of England's Public Schools" (Book ref. 114660) £69.00