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Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

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Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

Hardcover. Some of the 14 essays focus on technical issues of manuscripts such as the earliest dry-point glosses in Codex Usserianus Primus, the Book of Kells and the Corbie Psalter, and the travels of manuscripts from the continent to Ireland. Others provide information extracted from manuscripts ranging from Editor(s): Sims, Katharine; Barnard, Mr Toby. Num Pages: 344 pages, Includes 16 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBR; WCS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 241 x 156 x 28. Weight in Grams: 770. With invitation to attend launch of book in Trinity College, Dublin, Oct 1998, and obituary from Irish Times for William O'Sullivan, 2001. Fine in fine dust wrapper
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1998
SKU
KSG0017523
ISBN
9781859282939

€ 95.00

Hardcover. Enjoy a nostalgic view of yesteryear's Chesapeake Bay, where 466 vintage black and white and hand-tinted postcards present a relaxed atmosphere of beaches, amusement parks, and fishing, from Baltimore to Norfolk, is recalled. Includes a section on dating and pricing postcards. Num Pages: 160 pages, 204 color & 262 b/w photos. BIC Classification: 1KB; HBJK; HBLW; WCS; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 286 x 223 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1270.
Publisher
Schiffer Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780764325977
ISBN
9780764325977

€ 47.99
€ 40.11

Paperback. The Ormesby Psalter is perhaps the most magnificent yet enigmatic of the great Gothic psalters produced in East Anglia in the first half of the fourteenth century. This richly illustrated book casts an entirely new light on its history. Num Pages: 224 pages, 71 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; ACK; WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 276 x 192 x 15. Weight in Grams: 666.
Publisher
Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851243105
ISBN
9781851243105

€ 40.04

Paperback. Series: Postmillennial Pop. Num Pages: 368 pages, 15 black & white illustrations, 28 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: FZG; JHB; WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 229 x 26. Weight in Grams: 572.
Publisher
NYU Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781479823086
ISBN
9781479823086

€ 32.99
€ 30.05

Paperback. An introduction to this ancient library that describes the difficult history of attempts to unwind the damaged rolls. This book discusses the texts that have been deciphered and puts them in the context of literacy and Roman society of the time. It also describes the form of books in antiquity and the papyrus sheets on which they were written. Num Pages: 128 pages, 40 b & w illustrations, 42 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DST; GLM; WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 191 x 10. Weight in Grams: 413.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Getty Trust Publications United States
Number of pages
128
Condition
New
SKU
V9780892367993
ISBN
9780892367993

€ 40.04

Hardcover. Picking out the images from 339 vellum leaves, this title gives insight into the manuscript and its creation. It is suitable for those interested in history, ancient artifacts or the gospels and with a passion for beautiful objects. Num Pages: 64 pages, col. ill. BIC Classification: WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 129 x 11. Weight in Grams: 162.
Publisher
Ebury Press
Number of pages
64
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780091926342
ISBN
9780091926342

€ 7.99
€ 7.78

Hardcover. The bestselling, classic 1977 Star Wars trading card series from Topps are collected for the first time in one deluxe volume Num Pages: 548 pages, 500+ colour illustrations. BIC Classification: WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 191 x 149 x 43. Weight in Grams: 1044.
Publisher
Abrams ComicArts
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781419711725
ISBN
9781419711725

€ 17.99
€ 16.12

Hardcover. Reproducing the fronts and backs of each card, this collection includes character profiles, story cards, movie facts, quotes, trivia and puzzles featuring beloved characters and scenes from The Empire Strikes Back. Series: Topps. Num Pages: 548 pages, more than 500 full-color images. BIC Classification: APF; WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 189 x 46. Weight in Grams: 1040.
Publisher
Abrams ComicArts
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Har/Crds
Condition
New
SKU
V9781419719141
ISBN
9781419719141

€ 20.99
€ 18.56

Hardcover. The Force is strong in this classic trading-card series from Topps--the third and final volume celebrating the original Star Wars trilogy Series: Topps Star Wars. Num Pages: 528 pages, over 500 full-colour images. BIC Classification: APFN; WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 189 x 44. Weight in Grams: 1016.
Publisher
Abrams ComicArts
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781419720925
ISBN
9781419720925

€ 17.99
€ 16.19

Hardcover. Six Stickers tells the story of Adam Carroll-Smith's bid to break his duck and complete a childhood football sticker album, and at the same time rediscover his love for a much-changed game. After uncovering the almost-finished album he decided to track down and photograph the six players missing from his 1996 Premier League sticker book. Num Pages: 256 pages, additional 8-page colour photo section. BIC Classification: WCS; WSJA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 158 x 23. Weight in Grams: 450.
Publisher
Pitch Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908051820
ISBN
9781908051820

€ 17.25

Paperback. Explore Sittingbourne's past through this wonderful collection of postcards. Series: The Postcard Collection. Num Pages: 96 pages, 180. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; WCS; WQH; WQP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 233 x 14. Weight in Grams: 282.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445662282
ISBN
9781445662282

€ 26.20

Hardcover. Editor(s): Richard Joseph Publishers Ltd. Num Pages: 480 pages. BIC Classification: 1DB; GBCR; KJS; WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 166 x 32. Weight in Grams: 808. 480pp.
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Richard Joseph Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
480
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Edition
29th UK ed.
SKU
KEX0193998
ISBN
9781872699844

€ 4.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, 165 postcard images. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; 3JJ; HBJK; HBLW3; WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 153 x 13. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Schiffer Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780764325946
ISBN
9780764325946

€ 24.99
€ 22.12

Paperback. Hugely popular subject, written by an award-winning comedian. Based on author's successful stage show. Author very well-known and well-connected within the comedy industry. Num Pages: 352 pages, Illustrations, ports. BIC Classification: DSB; WCS; WHX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 23. Weight in Grams: 234. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Sphere
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
SKU
KOC0008032
ISBN
9780751542134

€ 4.64

Paperback. Railway posters have a huge appeal to the modern audience, but just what is it that appeals to us? This text explores the changing styles and functions of the railway poster from the early pre-grouping days through to the inter-war 'golden age', World War Two and the nationalised British Railways. Series: Shire Library. Num Pages: 64 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.). BIC Classification: WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 209 x 153 x 6. Weight in Grams: 146.
Publisher
Shire Publications
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780747810841
ISBN
9780747810841

€ 11.99
€ 11.45

Hardcover. A century ago, hereditary rulers governed the great world powers. Today, just ten monarchs still reign in Europe, their powers significantly curbed. Where have all the royals gone? These regal portraits hint at the values of another era and capture something of the essence of the long-vanished world of international royalty. Series: Postcards from.. Num Pages: 112 pages, 88 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AKL; BGR; HBLW; WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 135 x 184 x 16. Weight in Grams: 252. Series: Postcards from. 112 pages, 88 colour illustrations. A century ago, hereditary rulers governed the great world powers. Today, just ten monarchs still reign in Europe, their powers significantly curbed. Where have all the royals gone? These regal portraits hint at the values of another era and capture something of the essence of the long-vanished world of international royalty. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: AKL; BGR; HBLW; WCS. Dimension: 135 x 184 x 16. Weight: 252.
Publisher
Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
Number of pages
112
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851243327
ISBN
9781851243327

€ 11.99
€ 11.45

Hardcover. In the totalitarian states of the twentieth century, state-sanctioned art performed a key function, giving visual dimension to abstract political ideology. This book presents fifty postcards from the Soviet Union, Germany, Italy, Spain, and China, between 1920s and the 1970s, providing a fascinating look at the art of power and its expression. Series: Postcards from.. Num Pages: 112 pages, 100 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AKL; HBLW; WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 186 x 17. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
The Bodleian Library United Kingdom
Number of pages
112
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851243372
ISBN
9781851243372

€ 11.99
€ 11.45

Hardcover. Journey back to where it all started in this deluxe collection of classic Topps trading cards--just in time for the new film War for the Planet of the Apes Series: Topps. Num Pages: 480 pages, Full colour illustrations and four bonus cards. BIC Classification: WCS; WQN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 139. .
Publisher
Abrams ComicArts
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Har/Crds
Condition
New
SKU
V9781419726132
ISBN
9781419726132

€ 18.99
€ 16.99

Hardcover. Charting the history of these collectables, there is also technical data and a detailed description of each piece, and the author places each one in historical and cultural context, ranging from depictions of the July Revolution (Paris, 1830), or the opening of the Thames Tunnel to the nursery tale of 'Puss in Boots'. Num Pages: 272 pages, 491 col. BIC Classification: WCS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 310 x 248 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1896.
Publisher
Antique Collectors Club Dist
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851498000
ISBN
9781851498000

€ 51.77
€ 47.36

Hardcover. A much-anticipated follow up to The Repurposed Library, with never-before seen ideas for displaying, collecting, preserving and crafting with books. Num Pages: 144 pages, 40 colour illustrations and 70 colour and black-and-white illustrations. BIC Classification: WCS; WFT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 253 x 193 x 19. Weight in Grams: 744.
Publisher
Abrams
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
9781617690877
ISBN
9781617690877

€ 17.99
€ 13.27

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