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Claudio Edinger - Flesh and Spirit

Umbrage Editions, New York
Large heavy Quarto size (4to). in colour printed boards, 225pp, plates in colour and b/w, etc
NEW copy in NEW Dust Jacket (tiny slight bump to top corner tip of front cover)
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Berthe Morisot - Impressionist

Sotheby, London
Large Quarto size (4to). 228pp, plates in colour and b/w, checklist, index etc
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A Companion to Metaphysics (Hardcover edition)

Blackwell, Oxford
1st Edition Thus Large Octavo size (8vo). 540pp, index
NEW unread copy in NEW complete Dust Jacket
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Zauberglaube und Geheimwissen

Hermann Barsdorf, Berlin
5th Edition (Funfte Auflage). Octavo size (8vo) bound in contemporary marbled boards with dark brown leather spine, gilt lettering to spine, 284pp, folding frontispiece and 1 folding plate at rear, illustrations in text. Text in German
Chip to head of spine, spine ends a little rubbed, mild chipping to marbled paper on cover edge-tips, pages tanned, very slight edge-chipping to rear folding plate else aVERY GOOD-, a clean and tight copy
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Decorated Gourds in North-Eastern Nigeria

Ethnographica / Nigerian Museum, London
Large Quarto size (4to). in black cloth, red and gilt lettering to spine, 222pp, colour plates, illustrations in text (some duo-tone), bibliography, index etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW copy in an almost AS NEW complete Dust Jacket (barely visible short closed tear to bottom edge of rear panel, looks new in its removable transparent protector)
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A Sound of Trumpets

Hutchinson, London
1st printing. 8vo, 256pp
An extremely well preserved unread FINE very clean and tight copy in a FINE complete Dust Jacket (minute speck of rub to bottom corner tip of rear flap fold, looks almost as new in its removable transparent protector)
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Pemberley - A Sequel to Pride and Prejudice

Hodder and Stoughton, London
1st printing. Octavo size (8vo)
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Modern Publicity 1983 - The International Annual of Advertising Volume 52

Cassell, London
Large Quarto size (4to) in black cloth, colour plates, etc
An almost AS NEW barely read copy (faint shelf-rub to cover bottom edges) in a FINE complete Dust Jacket (tiny nick to head of spine panel, looks almost as new in its removable transparent protector)
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Patrick Caulfield - Paintings (Waddington Galleries, London 28 November - 21 December 2007)

Waddington Galleries, London
Large Quarto size (4to). in colour printed stiff card covers. Unpaginated, approx. 100pp, colour plates, etc
AS NEW
1st editionSoftcover
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Girls Next Door - Lesbian Feminist Stories

Women's Press, London
1st printing. Octavo size (8vo). 182pp
An AS NEW unread copy in an almost AS NEW complete Dust Jacket (single very short closed tear to top corner tip of rear flap fold, looks new in its removable transparent protector)
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Jerwood Applied Arts Prize 2005: Metal

Jerwood Charity / Crafts Council, London
Quarto size (4to) in cloth backed thin stiff card covers. 64pp, colour plates, etc
AS NEW
1st editionSoftcover
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Gasparo Narvesa (1558 - 1639)

Comune di Pordenone
1st Edition Folio size in colour printed card covers. 118pp, plates in colour and b/w, bibliography, etc
VERY GOOD, a clean and tight copy (overlapping cover edges rubbed, faint soil to spine panel, top corner tip of front blank fly-leaf clipped)
1st editionSoftcover
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Riders to the Sea - Deirdre of the Sorrows - the Well of the Saints

Allen and Unwin Limited, London
Small Octavo size (8vo). 219pp, 1pp ads at rear
FINE, a very clean and tight copy (name on front blank fly-leaf, spine and cover margins sunned, few spots of very slight shelf rub to cover edges) in a tanned and slightly rubbed but otherwise VERY GOOD+ complete Dust Jacket (looks fine in its removable transparent protector)
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Environmental Design Having Or Appearing to Have Three Dimensions - Length (sic: lenght), Breadth and Depth - A Survey of Members of the Association of Dutch Designers BNO and Their Work / Een Overzicht van Leden van de Beroeps Organisatie Nederlandse Ontwerpers BNO en hun Werk / Ruimtelijk Ontwerp / Dutch Design

Bis Publishers, Amsterdam
Large Quarto size (4to). in stiff colour printed folded glossy card self wrappers, variously paginated, approx 120pp, colour plates, etc. Dual text in Dutch and English
AS NEW
1st editionSoftcover
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Livestock and Poultry Dynamic in Tribal Life - Koraput

Om Prakask / Modern Book Depot, Bhubaneswar
Octavo size (8vo) in blue cloth backed illustrated boards, 72pp, illustrations in text, glossary, bibliography, index
An AS NEW copy in an AS NEW complete Dust Jacket
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The Music of Man (SIGNED COPY)

Macdonald General Books, London
Large Quarto size (4to). in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 320pp, plates in colour and b/w, bibliography, index. Inscribed and Signed by Menuhin on title-page
FINE, a well preserved, very clean and tight copy (slight push to cover corner tips, pages very slightly tanned)
Signed copy1st editionHardcover
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South Bank Photo Show 1992

South Bank Centre, London
Square Quarto size (4to) in colour printed stiff glossy card covers, 20pp, plates in colour and b/w, etc
An almost AS NEW copy (few specks of shelf rub to covers)
1st editionSoftcover
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The Wardington Library - Bibles (Sotheby's, London Auction Catalogue 12 July 2006)

Sotheby's, London
Heavy Quarto size (4to) in gilt embossed red cloth, gilt lettering to spine, tipped on colour plate to front cover (as issued). 282pp, 257 lots, all or most illustrated in full colour. Index to binders and bibliography at rear. One of Sotheby's more lavish catalogues. This sale of mainly English bibles included many early or rare copies in elaborate contemporary bindings, and many books in very fine 20th Century decorative leather bindings
Spine very faintly dusty else an AS NEW copy
1st editionHardcover
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Nocturnos - Responsoria in Sabbato Sancto - Jose Joachim dos Santos (1747 - 1801)

Camara Municipal de Obidos
Critical commentary of Santos's 'Responsories for Holy Week', with full scores. Text in English and Portuguese
AS NEW un-read copy
1st editionSoftcover
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Roman Pottery

Faber & Faber, London
Tall Octavo size (8vo). in rust red cloth, panelled gilt lettering to spine, 48pp text, bibliography, index, illustrations in text, colour plates, plus 96pp plates at rear
A well preserved and very clean and tight near FINE copy (top cover corner tips very slightly bumped, end-papers a little foxed, covers faintly dusty)
1st editionHardcover
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Sotheby's - British and Irish Ceramics - Tuesday 24th July 1984 / 24 Jul

Sotheby's, London
Quarto size (4to) in printed stiff paper wraps, 68pp, 487 lots, plates in colour and b/w
Slight spotting to rear cover else FINE, a very clean and tight copy copy still very close to new
1st editionSoftcover
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Aplix - Dominique Perrault Architecte

Lars Muller, Baden
Large, heavy, Quarto size (4to) in boards. Approx 160pp (unpaginated), plates in colour and b/w. Dual English French text
An AS NEW copy (very slight bumps to cover corner fore-tips from poor handling) in the original half-height colour printed wrap-around which is FINE but for a creased closed tear by spine fold
1st editionHardcover
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Essays on Housing Policy - The British Scene

George Allen & Unwin, London
octavo size (8vo) in green faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 188pp, index etc
Top edge of page block faintly dusty else an extremely well preserved almost AS NEW unread copy in an almost AS NEW price-clipped Dust Jacket
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Museo Internacional de la Gaita - Catalogo (International Museum of Bagpipes - Catalogue)

Gijon, Asturias
Quarto size (4to) in colour printed stiff card covers, 152pp, colour plates, numerous photo illustrations in text, etc with descriptive text, in Spanish, of the museums huge bagpipe collection with examples from numerous countries. Edition of 1,000 copies only
Previous owners label on fly-leaf, cover edges moderately rubbed and with mild crease to top corner tip of front cover slightly affecting first few text leaves but otherwise a VERY GOOD clean and tight copy
1st editionSoftcover
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Edged Weapons

Guinness, London
Quarto size (4to). 256pp + xiv, plates in colour and b/w, index
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy in an AS NEW complete Dust Jacket
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Jurgen Bordanowicz - Gipsskulpturen 1976 / 84 Lichtbilder (Produzentengalerie, Hamburg 29. 4. - 27. 5. 1985)

Produzentengalerie, Hamburg
Large, slim Quarto size (4to). in stiff card covers, colour plates, etc. Brief biographical text in German
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy
1st editionSoftcover
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Nuclear Power Struggles - Industrial Competition and Proliferation Control

George Allen & Unwin, London
Octavo size (8vo) in black faux cloth, silver lettering to spine. 204pp, bibliography, index etc
An AS NEW unread copy in a faintly tanned AS NEW complete Dust Jacket (tiny nick to head of spine panel, barely visible in its removable transparent protector)
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Graphic Design and Typography in the Netherlands - A View of Recent Work

Princeton Architectural Press / Herb Lubalin Study Centre
1st Edition Quarto size (4to) in card covers. 60pp, plates in colour and b/w, typograhic samples etc
Name on verso of front cover. Spine slightly sunned, few spots of slight shelf rub to cover edges else about FINE, an otherwise very clean and tight copy
1st editionSoftcover
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Raki - A Novel

Marion Boyars, London
1st printing. 247pp
NEW copy in NEW complete Dust Jacket
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The Raker (SIGNED COPY)

Jonathan Cape, London
1st printing. 8vo, 188pp. Inscribed briefly, in Latin, and Signed by author (as Andrew), on fly-leaf
Some very light shelf-rub to cover bottom edges else FINE in very lightly edge rubbed FINE complete Dust Jacket, a well preserved, very clean and tight copy
Signed copy1st editionHardcoverDustjacket
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