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Alexander Rodchenko 1891 - 1956

Museum of Modern Art, Oxford
Extra Large Quarto size (4to). in stiff glossy card covers, 136pp, colour plates, numerous illustrations in text, etc
A well preserved almost AS NEW copy (minute speck of rub to cover corner tips)
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Fragments of Utopia - Collage Reflections of Heroic Modernism

Hyphen Press, London
1st printing. Large 4to. in colour printed stiff card covers, 111pp on thick art paper, colour plates, illustrations in text, etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy. An excellent copy of the scarce first printing
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Label Design - the Evolution, Design and Function of Labels From the Earliest Times to the Present Day

Thames and Hudson, London
Thick Large square 4to in brown cloth, black lettering to spine. 252pp on thick art paper, brief chapter introductory text in English, German and French, mainly 1,000 captioned reproductions of labels from Victorian times onward
An extremely well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy in a slightly tanned near FINE un-clipped Dust Jacket (slight rub to head of spine panel). An excellent copy
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Timo Huber - Confrontation - Montagen und Zeichnungen - Montages and Drawings (Viertelneun Gallery, Wien Vienna 10. 9. - 17. 10. 2014)

Viertelneun Gallery, Wien
Extra Large 4to. in photo illustrated stiff card covers, 47pp on thick art paper, colour plates, etc. Dual text in English and German. PLUS typed letter signed by Huber and 2 leaf biography loosely inserted
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Resonant Echoes - the Art of Basil Alkazzi

K Izumi Art Publications, London
Extra Large Square 4to in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine, unpaginated, approx. 92pp on glossy art paper, colour plates, etc
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Zero Gutai Kusama (Bonhams, London 11 - 20 October 2015)

Bonhams, London
4to in colour printed stiff card covers, 109pp on various types of paper, colour plates, etc. PLUS 3 leaf press release about the exhibition loosely inserted
AS NEW (tiny slight crease to top corner tip of rear cover from poor handling)
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Walking on Art - Explorations in Carpet Design (SIGNED COPY)

Thames & Hudson, London
Extra Large and heavy 4to in colour printed thick boards with bare spine (as issued) and half height dust jacket, 192pp on thick art paper, colour plates, index etc. This copy signed by the author on the on verso of front fly-leaf (no other inscriptions)
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Legends in Limestone - Lazarus Gislebertus and the Cathedral of Autun

University of Chicago Press
Large 8vo in tan cloth, black lettering to spine. 220pp, plates, bibliography, index etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy in an AS NEW Dust Jacket
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The History of Interior Design and Furniture - From Ancient Egypt to Nineteenth Century Europe

Wiley, New York & Chichester
Large heavy 4to. in black plastic covered boards, gilt lettering to spine (as issued), 392pp, colour plates, numerous illustrations in text, bibliog, index etc
A well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy (thin sliver of very slight creasing to spine ends) in a FINE Dust Jacket
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Jaroslaw Kozlowsk - Grey Thoughts (Matts' Gallery, London 1990)

Matts' Gallery, London
Extra Large 4to. in stiff card covers, unpaginated, approx. 20pp on thick art paper. 10 'brain scan' images with opposing lines of text
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Zahoor Ul Akhlaq

Laal, Toronto
Small 4to. in black cloth backed blind embossed boards, gilt lettering to spine, 109pp on thick art paper, colour plates, etc
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Landscape and Memory (SIGNED COPY)

Harper Collins, London
Thick, very heavy 4to in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 652pp, plates in colour and b/w, illustrations in text, bibliog, index etc. This copy signed by the author on the title-page (no other inscriptions)
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW unread copy (pages slightly tanned) in an AS NEW Dust Jacket
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Nic Fiddian Green - Recent Sculpture (Sladmore Contemporary, London)

Sladmore Contemporary, London
Large Folio in thick boards, black lettering to spine and front cover, 98pp on stiff art paper, colour plates, etc
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Mid-Georgian London - A Topographical and Social Survey of Central and Western London About 1750

Collins, London
Large, very heavy 4to in red linen covered boards, gilt lettering to spine, 321pp, colour plates, numerous illustrations in text, indexes etc.
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy (faint hint of tanning to leaves) in an AS NEW faux parchment, price-clipped Dust Jacket. An excellent copy
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Lucian Freud - Recent Etchings 1995 - 1999 (Marlborough Graphics, London

Marlborough Graphics, London
4to in illustrated stiff card covers, unpaginated, approx. 24pp on stiff art paper, plates etc.
An extremely well preserved AS NEW copy (merest hint of tanning to covers)
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Kurt Jackson - Recent Work (Redfern Gallery, London 2011)

Redfern Gallery, London
Square 4to in colour printed stiff glossy card covers, 121pp on thick glossy art paper, colour plates, etc. Price list loosely inserted
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Anna Muskardin - After You - Before You / Dopo Di Te - Prima Di Te - Qxxx

Giorgio Persano, Torino
Tall 8vo. in colour printed stiff card covers, unpaginated, approx. 80pp on thick art paper, colour plates, etc. Dual text in English and Italian
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (minute speck of shelf rub to cover corner tips)
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Four Magical Days in May - How An Elephant Captured the Heart of A City

Artichoke Trust, London
Large landscape 4to. in colour printed stiff card covers, 103pp on glossy art paper, colour plates, etc. Documenting the Royal de Luxe giant puppet show 'The Sultan's Elephant' performed on the streets and squares of central London in May 2006. Scarce
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The Worlds Wife (SIGNED COPY)

Picador, London
4th Impression. 8vo in green faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 76pp. This copy signed by the author on the title-page above her printed name which she has crossed through (no other inscriptions). There is small printed label on the front blank fly-leaf with the books bibliographic details and ISBN
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy (thin sliver of very slight creasing to bottom edge of spine) in a slightly spine sunned but otherwise AS NEW complete Dust Jacket
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Prohibition - the Era of Success (SIGNED COPY)

Faber & Faber, London
Heavy 8vo. in tan cloth, red panel with gilt lettering to spine, 508pp, plates, index etc. Inscribed and signed by the author (as Andrew) on the front blank fly-leaf. The recipient was Michael Leverson Meyer (1921- 2000 translator, biographer, journalist and dramatist) and this copy is from his private collection.
An extremely well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy in a slightly tanned and slightly dusty but otherwise FINE Dust Jacket
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The Oxford Handbook of Pricing Management

Oxford University Press, Oxford
2nd Impression. Thick, very heavy 8vo in black cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 952pp
NEW unread copy in NEW Dust Jacket
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Transforming the Common Place - Selections From Laurie Olin's Sketchbooks

Princeton Architectural Press, New York
Large landscape 4to in silver embossed black cloth, unpaginated, approx. 80pp, illustrations in text, etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW copy
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Tony Bevan - Early Works 1980 - 2000 (Ben Brown Fine Arts, London Frieze Masters 2016)

Ben Brown Fine Arts, London
Large 4to. in thick illustrated boards, red cloth spine, 95pp on stiff art paper, colour plates, etc
NEW copy
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The Prehistory of Orkney BC 4000 - 1000 AD

Edinburgh University Press
Heavy 8vo. in brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine, 304pp, colour plates, illustrations in text, bibliog, index etc
An extremely well preserved FINE very clean and tight copy in an FINE complete Dust Jacket (hint of creasing to top edges, looks new in its protector)
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Italy - Contemporary Domestic Landscapes 1945 - 2000

Skira, Milan / Thames & Hudson, London
1st printing. Large heavy 4to. in thick boards, black lettering to spine, 239pp on stiff art paper, colour plates, illustrations in text, bibliog, etc. Text in English throughout
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Kilim - the Complete Guide - History, Pattern, Technique, Identification

Thames & Hudson, London
Large and very heavy Folio in thick boards, 352pp on thick glossy art paper, colour plates, numerous illustrations in text, bibliog, index etc
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy in an almost AS NEW Dust Jacket (hint of sunning to top edges)
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Paula Rego

Phaidon Press, London
1st softcover printing. Large heavy 4to. in stiff card covers, 239pp, colour plates, illustrations in text, bibliog, index etc
An extremely well preserved almost AS NEW copy (slight shelf-rub to cover bottom edges) in an AS NEW Dust Jacket. An excellent copy
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Creation Stories - Riots Raves and Running a Label (SIGNED COPY)

Sidgwick & Jackson, London
8vo in black boards, white lettering to spine, 325pp, plates in colour and b/w, index. Inscribed and signed by Alan McGee on the front blank fly-leaf
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Iris - A Memoir of Iris Murdoch (SIGNED COPY)

Duckworth, London
Large 8vo in black faux cloth, gilt lettering to spine. 189pp. This copy signed by John Bayley on the front blank fly-leaf (no other inscriptions)
An extremely well preserved AS NEW unread copy in an AS NEW Dust Jacket (merest hint of tanning to inner flaps)
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Paul Sandby - Picturing Britain

Royal Academy of Arts, London
Heavy landscape 4to in colour printed stiff card covers, 245pp, colour plates, etc. Published to accompany the touring exhibition 'Paul Sandby (1731 - 1809): Picturing Britain, A Bicentenary Exhibition'
NEW unread copy
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