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Carrick Hill : Heydays of the Haywards 1940-1970

By: Argent, Jill (et al)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: South Australia, Friends of Carrick Hill: 2012

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 031125

ISBN: 0646544934

Condition: Nr. Fine

First published 2010, this revised edition published 2012. Sir Edward and Lady (Ursula) Haywood gifted their home, Carrick Hill, to the South Australian government in 1982. This book is designed to convey the life of the Haywards, their family, friends and staff for several decades from 1940. View more info

19th Century English Furniture

By: Aslin, Elizabeth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1962

Edition: First

Seller ID: 013363

Condition: Very Good

Sl. edgewear to boards, esp. spine ends and corner. D/W price-clipped, also sl. edgewear (now protected). View more info

Sotheby's Concise Encyclopedia of Glass

By: Battie, David; Cottle, Simon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Conran Octopus: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 030000

ISBN: 1850296545

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked copy in excellent condition. View more info

The Nancy Hall Collections; Fine Furniture and Decorative Arts : Monday 10 November 2008

By: Bonhams & Goodman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Bonhams & Goodman: 2008

Seller ID: 028706

Condition: Very Good

152 page catalogue, Nancy Hall collection Lots 1-71, Fine Furniture and Decorative Arts Lots 72-346. Internally unmarked sl. edgewear to wraps. Inc. some rareties, such as two 19th century whalebone chairs. View more info

Masterpieces of Chinese Enamel Ware in the National Palace Museum

By: Chiang Fu-tsung (preface by)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Taipei, Taiwan, National Palace Museum: 1971

Seller ID: 026099

Condition: Nr. Fine

Beautifully presented book with red cloth boards, gold title and decoration, orange eps, 160 pps., English and Chinese text. Presented in original illustrated cardboard slipcase wit h some edgewear. View more info

Misadventures in Collecting Chinese Antiques

By: Chiew Seen Kong

Price: $145.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Times Editions-Marshall Cavendish: 2005

Seller ID: 028763

ISBN: 9812610707

Condition: As New

An unmarked copy. "In the qntieus collecting community, to pay 'tuition fees'implies that one has been led to purchase a reproduction or a wrongly dated piece and has learnt a lesson from it. In this entertaining book, Dr. Chiew shares his experiences and recounts his own adventures and misadventures in collecting and studying Chinese antiques. The reader will learn to identify reproductions and date antiques - and eventually reduce his 'tuition fees'," View more info

Catalogue of an Exhibition of Doulton Stoneware and Terracotta 1870-1925. Part I; Doulton Pottery from the Lambeth and Burslem Studios 1873-1939. Part II.

By: Dennis, Richard

Price: $155.00

Publisher: London, Richard Dennis: 1971

Seller ID: 014464

Condition: Very Good

Volume II 1975. Volume I with faint crease to front panel - no other apparent defects. View more info

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The Epicurean Collector: Exploring the World of Culinary Antiques

By: Dunne, Patrick

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Bulfinch Pr: 2002

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 030628

ISBN: 0821227599

Condition: Very Good

Superbly produced book which will appeal to both dedicated collectors and those simply interested in food. In unmarked "gift quality" condition. View more info

The Shorter dictionary of English Furniture from the Middle Ages to The Late Georgian Period

By: Edwards, Ralph; Victoria and Albert Museum; Fitz-Gerald, Desmond

Price: $110.00

Publisher: London, Country Life: 1972

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 017662

ISBN: 0600430820

Condition: Very Good

A very handsome tome with orange cloth boards, gilt title, upper fore-edges gilt, internally unmarked, 684 pps. Very heavy - additional postage will be required. View more info

Important Illuminated Manuscripts

By: Ferrini, Bruce

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Les Enluminures - Paris, Bruce Ferrini - USA: 2000

Edition: First

Seller ID: 029236

ISBN: 0964527146

Condition: Fine

An unmarked "as new" copy. Catalogue of an exhibition held in The Netherlands, Los Angeles, Tokyo and Paris in 2000. 158 pps. Price list laid in. View more info

European and Oriental Rugs for Pleasure and Investment

By: Franses, Jack

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, John Gifford: 1973

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 012626

Condition: Very Good

Two ISBNs shown: 0707102371 (book), 0707103624 (dust jacket). PO gift inscription ffep, D/W price-clipped. View more info

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Vintage & Contemporary Purse Accessories: Identification & Value Guide

By: Gerson, Roselyn

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Paducah, Kentucky, U.S.A., Collector Books: 1997

Seller ID: 016138

ISBN: 0891457909

Condition: Nr. Fine

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New York Apartments: Private Views

By: Gregory, Jamee; Davey, Charles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Rizzoli: 2004

Edition: First

Seller ID: 026873

ISBN: 0847826635

Condition: Very Good

PO name ffep otherwise unmarked and in excellent condition. Offers "rare glimpses into this extravagantly creative world". If you're after minimalist loft living this book is not for you - the apartments shown are all sumptuously decorated with floral curtains, myriad antiques and objets d'art. View more info

The International Ceramics Fair & Seminar : 16-19 June 2000

By: Haughton, Brian and Anna (organisers)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, 2000

Seller ID: 023756

Condition: Very Good

Unfortunately ffep marred by remains of small PO sticker, otherwise in excellent condition. Includes essay by Selma Schwartz "A feast for the eyes : 18th century documents for the creation of a dessert table". View more info

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Poster Art

By: Havighurst, Lynne (Art Director)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Rockport, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Rockport Publishers: 1996

Seller ID: 016868

ISBN: 1564962903

Condition: Very Good

Some edgewear to wraps, internally unmarked, binding tight. View more info

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Laying the Elegant Table: China, Faience, Porcelain, Majolica, Glassware, Flatware, Tureens, Platters, Trays, Centerpieces, Tea Sets

By: Heugel, Ines

Price: $55.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Rizzoli: 2006

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 026993

ISBN: 0847828441

Condition: Very Good

Superbly illustrated with line drawings and photographs, this book is as much for collectors as it is for the entertainer who wants to impress guests at the next dinner party. From art deco glassware to decorative fish knives, Sevres to Sheffield, it is all covered. Tiny mark to top right corner ffep ? where prev. price erased but otherwise a beautiful "gift quality"book. View more info

The Johnston Collection :William Robert Johnston 1911-1986

By: Knight, Anthony; Rogan, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: East Melbourne, W. R. Johnston Trust: 1997

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 031424

ISBN: 0646238930

Condition: Very Good

An outline of the history and aims of Melbourne's exquisite small house museum, plus highlights of the collection. Signed by Anthony Knight on title page. View more info

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Miller's Victoriana to Art Deco: A Collector's Guide

By: Knowles, Eric

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Antique Collectors Club Ltd: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: 020963

ISBN: 1857321766

Condition: Very Good

The most comprehensive illustrated survey available of a period once neglected by collectors of "traditional" antiques, but now appreciated for the beauty, originality and investment potential of its products. View more info

Chinese Art : Bronzes, Jade, Sculpture, Ceramics

By: Lion-Goldschmidt, Daisy; Moreau-Gobard, Jean-Claude; Imber, Diana

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oxford, Phaidon: 1980

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 023837

ISBN: 0714821349

Condition: Very Good

An unmarked copy with minimal edgewear to D/W. View more info

Mossgreen Auction Catalogue : Tjhe Age of Madame De Pompdour Featuring the Private Collection and Stock in Trade of Andre & Cecile Fink

By: Mossgreen Auctions

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sydney, 2009

Seller ID: 021594

Condition: Very Good

Large catalogue of auction held May 12, 2009. View more info