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    • Davenport china, Earthenware & Glass 1794-1887

      Davenport china, Earthenware & Glass 1794-1887

      leslie richards, leicester, united kingdom

      Hardback book by Terence A. Lockett and Geoffrey A. Goldden Printed by Barrie &Jenkins

      £100.00

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    • Victorian cloth pages scrapbook

      Victorian cloth pages scrapbook

      sovereign antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      Fantastic book, full of a child’s collection the binding is frail as are some of the pages, a truly large collection over many years, offering free worldwide delivery reference SYL

      £795.00

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    • AUBREY BEARDSLEY ARTISTE  RARE BOOK BY BRIAN READE

      AUBREY BEARDSLEY ARTISTE RARE BOOK BY BRIAN READE

      sovereign antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      RARE BOOK ON THIS OUTSTANDING ARTISE OF HIS DAY WELL ILISTRATED HAS BEEN WELL READ SO IS A BIT WORN BUT STILL READABLE. PLEASE CONTACT US DIRECT FOR DELIVERY COLLECTION OPTIONS, WE SHIP WORLDWIDE ALSO...

      £350.00

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    • Illustrated Shaman Text from Vietnam

      Illustrated Shaman Text from Vietnam

      william mitchell, baguio city, philippines

      This text for a shaman or shaman apprentice is quite visual with more than 70 pages of illustrations. It is from the Sapa area which is north and in the mountain region. Pages are worn...

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    • Divination Book from Vietnam

      Divination Book from Vietnam

      william mitchell, baguio city, philippines

      This very interesting item is a divination text that would be used by a shaman/fortuneteller. It reflects traditional beliefs of many Vietnamese about how the feet of chicken can be used to analyze events. For...

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    • Miniature Burmese Palm Leaf Astrology Manuscript

      Miniature Burmese Palm Leaf Astrology Manuscript

      william mitchell, baguio city, philippines

      The size of this manuscript makes it quite interesting. It would have been used for astrology, a very common practice in Burma (Myanmar). The images are not refined and were probably the work of an...

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    • Fairies of the Trees, Fairys.

      Fairies of the Trees, Fairys.

      roger grimes antiques, westport, county mayo., united kingdom

      A scarce little book by Cicely Mary Barker with 24 lovely coloured plates of Fairies of the different trees of the countryside alongside poems for each, 1940 first edition, as of all her other books...

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    • A little book of Rhymes Old & New. Children`s book, fairy`s, fairies,

      A little book of Rhymes Old & New. Children`s book, fairy`s, fairies,

      roger grimes antiques, westport, county mayo., united kingdom

      Another lovely little book by Cicely Mary Barker first edition 1933 with twelve charming coloured plates of children & fairies ( modeled by local school children) complete with it`s original dust jacket now in a...

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    • A Little Book of Old Rhymes.

      A Little Book of Old Rhymes.

      roger grimes antiques, westport, county mayo., united kingdom

      A lovely children`s book, complete with 12 beautifull illustrations by Cicely Mary Barker, ( she used many local children as models for her books), C.1930, complete with its original dust jacket now in a clear...

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    • Wind in the Willows, Ills  by Rackham

      Wind in the Willows, Ills by Rackham

      roger grimes antiques, westport, county mayo., united kingdom

      A first edition Wind in the willows, beautifully illustrated by Arthur Rackham with twelve coloured plates, sumptiously rebound in green leather. A very handsome book that would make an ideal gift or investment, very scarce...

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    • Tales of mystery & Imagination! by Arthur Rackham.

      Tales of mystery & Imagination! by Arthur Rackham.

      roger grimes antiques, westport, county mayo., united kingdom

      A first edition of Edgar Allan Poe`s Tales of mystery & Imagination illustrated with twelve fabulous coloured and seventeen b&W plates by Arthur Rackham, published by George Harrap in 1935 this is the first edition...

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    • Pooh Bear, Now we are six, Rare 1st edition

      Pooh Bear, Now we are six, Rare 1st edition

      roger grimes antiques, westport, county mayo., united kingdom

      A rare fine first edition copy of Now We Are Six by A A Milne illustrated by Ernest Shepard published by Methuen & Co in 1927 First edition. Very finely rebound in dark red leather...

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    • collection of Odhams Press 1930s self-help books

      collection of Odhams Press 1930s self-help books

      comesee.it, leeds, united kingdom

      Useful titles, many pictures, Simulated blue morocco & gilt. AS nerw in sl. Worn wrappers. Good display set

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    • COLLECTION OF OVER 1200 LEATHER BOUND STYLE LIBRARY SHELF FILLER ANTIQUE BOOKS

      COLLECTION OF OVER 1200 LEATHER BOUND STYLE LIBRARY SHELF FILLER ANTIQUE BOOKS

      world wide antiques ltd (ta world wide fine art), worcester, united kingdom

      'FREE' UK MAINLAND INSURED DELIVERY INC IN THIS SALE

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    • British Silver Plate Makers Marks - Baur's

      British Silver Plate Makers Marks - Baur's

      ipc silver plate, spalding, united kingdom

      A comprehensive collection of over 4,500 well researched British silver plate makers' and their marks, displayed on over 450 pages. This valuable English first edition also contains dating information on silver plating artisans operating from...

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    • BATTLES OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

      BATTLES OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY

      percussion cap, ballymena, united kingdom

      BATTLES OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY Vol 1, Printed 1896, 370 Illustrations and 85 plans. Good Condition.

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    • ULSTER JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOLOGY

      ULSTER JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOLOGY

      percussion cap, ballymena, united kingdom

      ULSTER JOURNAL OF ARCHAEOLOGY Vol 1V. V. V1. Rebound.

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    • Ulster resistance booklet

      Ulster resistance booklet

      percussion cap, ballymena, united kingdom

      Ulster resistance booklet statemet of intent famously set up as the 3rd force 1986

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    • Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

      Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

      classic bindings ltd, london, united kingdom

      Fitzgerald, Edward [Translator] Published: Siegle, Hill & Co., London, [1911]. Translated into English verse. With an introduction by A. C. Benson. Reproduced from a manuscript written and illuminated by F. Sangorski & G. Sutcliffe. Stunning...

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    • A History of England

      A History of England

      classic bindings ltd, london, united kingdom

      Lingard, Rev. John Published: J. Mawman, London, 1819-1830. Eight volumes bound in ten. From the first invasion by the Romans to the accession of Henry VIII. In three volumes; ... to the Accession of Mary....

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    • Fishing at Home and Abroad

      Fishing at Home and Abroad

      classic bindings ltd, london, united kingdom

      Maxwell, The Rt. Hon. Sir Published: The London & Counties Press Association Ltd., London, 1913. Original publisher’s dark brown morocco with double gilt fillets to front board which has the title stamped direct in gilt,...

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    • The Indian Alps

      The Indian Alps

      classic bindings ltd, london, united kingdom

      [Mazuchelli, Nina Elizabeth] Published: Longmans, Green, and Co., London, 1876. And how we crossed them being a narrative of two years’ residence in the Eastern Himalaya and two months’ tour into the interior. By a...

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    • Diary of a Journey from the Mississippi to the Coasts of the Pacific

      Diary of a Journey from the Mississippi to the Coasts of the Pacific

      classic bindings ltd, london, united kingdom

      Mollhausen, Baldwin Published: Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, & Roberts, London, 1858. In two volumes. With a United States Government Expedition. With an introduction by Alexander Von Humboldt and illustrations in chromo-litography. Translated by Mrs. Percy...

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    • Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition

      Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition

      classic bindings ltd, london, united kingdom

      Wilkes, Commander Charles Published: Wiley and Putnam, London, 1845. In five volumes, and an atlas. During the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. Period full polished tan calf for the Northern Light Board with lighthouse...

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    • History of British Birds

      History of British Birds

      classic bindings ltd, london, united kingdom

      Morris, Rev. Francis Orpen Published: Groombridge and Sons, London, 1866 WITH 1853-6. In three volumes. In nine volumes. A History of British Birds. In six volumes. WITH A Natural History of the Nests and Eggs...

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