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Image for Signs of the Times:  A Decade of video, film, and Slide - Tape Installation in Britain, 1980-1990

Signs of the Times: A Decade of video, film, and Slide - Tape Installation in Britain, 1980-1990

By: N/A

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: Oxford, Museum of Modern Art: 1990

Seller ID: 138699

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 87 pages. 8 3/4"w x 11 3/4"h. Previous owner's name inside. Exhibition catalog. Includes Rose Finn-Kelcey, Judith Goddard, Roberta Graham, David Hall, Susan Hiller, Tina Keane, Tamara Krikorian, Stuart Marshall, Jayne Parker, Holly Warburton, Chris Welsby, Jeremy Welsh, Anthony Wilson, and Cerith Wyn Evans. View more info

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Report of the Committee on Homosexual Offences and Prostitution: Presented to Parliament by the Secretary of State for the Home Department and the Secretary of State for Scotland by Command of Her Majesty, September 1957

By: N/A

Price: $14.95  $11.96

Publisher: Westport, CT, Greenwood Press: 1957

Seller ID: 139271

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 155 pages. Full tan cloth boards. 7 1/8"w x 10 1/4"h. View more info

Roman Glass in Britain (Shire Archaeology)

By: Allen, Denise; Allen, D.

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Shire Archaeology: 1998

Seller ID: 140143

ISBN: 0747803730

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 64 pages. View more info

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British Marine Painting

By: Baldry, A.L.

Price: $20.00  $16.00

Publisher: London, The Studio: 1919

Seller ID: 138796

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 135 pages. 8 1/8"w x 11 1/4"h. Blue leather spine and corners; beautiful marbled paper covered boards. Many monotone illustrations and seventeen color illustrations. View more info

The House and Home: A Review of 900 Years of House Planning and Furnishing in Britain

By: Barley, M. W.

Price: $7.63  $6.10

Publisher: Greenwich, Connecticut, New York Graphic Society: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110848

ISBN: 0821203517

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Price-clipped dust jacket. First US Edition. 208 pages. View more info

Feudal Britain

By: Barrow, GWS

Price: $8.41  $6.73

Publisher: Great Britain, Edward Arnold: 1971

Seller ID: 125055

ISBN: 0713156252

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 452 pages. Previous owner's name. Yellowing paper. View more info

Image for Street Murals:  The Most Exciting Art of the Cities of America, Britain, and Western Europe

Street Murals: The Most Exciting Art of the Cities of America, Britain, and Western Europe

By: Barthelmeh, Volker

Price: $18.95  $15.16

Publisher: N Y, Alfred A. Knopf: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145019

ISBN: 0394711963

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight wear to cover. Previous owner's name inside. 120 pages. 9 1/2"w x 11"h. Color photos throughout. View more info

Thames Groundwater Scheme: Proceedings of the Conference Held at Reading University on 12-13 April 1978

By: Burt, Anthony M.;Institution of Civil Engineers (Great Britain);Thames Water Authority

Price: $38.50  $30.80

Publisher: Institution of Civil Engineers: 1978

Seller ID: 127650

ISBN: 072770060X

Condition: Near Fine


Excellent condition with no marking of any kind to text/interior. Spine is sun-faded, otherwise Near Fine. Previous owner's name on front end paper. Graphs, chats, tables, b&w photos. View more info

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Ensign Prenties's Narrative : a Castaway on Cape Breton; Edited with an Historical Setting and Notes

By: Campbell, G.G. (ed.) Prenties, S.W.

Price: $45.95  $36.76

Publisher: Ryerson Press: 1968

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 142682

ISBN: 0253008530

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Edited version of the Narrative of a shipwreck on the Island of Cape Breton, in a boyage from Quebec 1780. A first hand account of a British sailor who was stranded on Cape Breton Island when his ship sank in a storm. Prenties and five others were rescued by friendly Indians and he eventually made his way back to Britain. View more info

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Popular Art in Britain

By: Carrington, Noel

Price: $14.95  $11.96

Publisher: London, King Penguin: 1945

Seller ID: 144524

Condition: Good


A small hardback with the outer spine missing. Binding is still holding together. Previous owner's name inside. 4 3/4"w x 7 1/4"h. 32 pages of text (introduction and description of plates) and 32 plates. View more info

Test of Greatness: Britain's Struggle for the Atom Bomb

By: Cathcart, Brian

Price: $75.00  $60.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, John Murray Pubs Ltd: 1994

Seller ID: 111137

ISBN: 0719552257

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Torn dust jacket. 301 pages. View more info

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Cigarette Pack Art - A Unique Blend of Cigarette Pack Design

By: Chris Mullen

Price: $16.50  $13.20

Publisher: Toronto, Totem Press: 1979

Seller ID: 144541

ISBN: 0002161761

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with a litlte edgewear to the covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes with creaseless covers and spine, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 128 pages in oversize format filled with color and b&w images. View more info

The Visitors: Culture Shock in Nineteenth-Century Britain

By: Christiansen, Rupert

Price: $9.50  $7.60

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2000

Seller ID: 144092

ISBN: 1856197859

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 272 pages. View more info

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Cult Rock Posters: Ten Years of Classic Posters from the Glam, Punk and New Wave Era

By: Crimlis, Roger; Turner, Alwyn W.

Price: $60.00  $48.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Billboard Books / Watson-Guptill: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137928

ISBN: 0823077799

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners. Book shows very light use only. Exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. From 1972 to 1982, rock posters-like rock itself--exploded with power and invention. Part visual history, part visceral history, Cult Rock Posters traces the evolution of pop music, from glam to punk to new wave, during a turbulent decade. These are the posters that inspired a generation--and interviews with rock stars, artists, photographers, and promoters fill in behind... View more info

Image for Edwardian Inventions 1901-1905:  An Extravaganza of Eccentric Ingenuity

Edwardian Inventions 1901-1905: An Extravaganza of Eccentric Ingenuity

By: Dale, Rodney; Gray, Joan

Price: $8.41  $6.73

Publisher: London, W H Allen & Co. Ltc.: 1979

Seller ID: 122571

ISBN: 0863790127

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 156 pages Slight edge wear. Many illustrations. View more info

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Canterbury (Beautiful England Series)

By: Danks, Canon

Price: $18.95  $15.16

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son Ltd:

Seller ID: 144694

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. No date of publication shown; circa 1910. Foxing to endpapers. Edge wear to cover and small tears at top of spine. Color illustrations by ernest Haslehust. 6 5/8"w x 9 1/2"h. 64 pages. View more info

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Mark Wallinger: Credo

By: David Burrows; Ian Hunt

Price: $49.50  $39.60

Publisher: Tate Liverpool: 2000

Seller ID: 142376

ISBN: 1854373250

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with creaseless covers and spine, very very light corner wear only. Binding is solid and square, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Exhibition catalog for a show at the publisher's gallery. 128 pages with many full page color prints, essays by the above authors. Mark Wallinger came to prominence in Britain in the mid 1980s and has since earned an international reputation. He was short-listed for the Turner Prize in 1995 and recently completed a new piece of work, Ecce Homo, for the empty plinth in Trafa... View more info

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The Cutting Edge: 50 Years of British Fashion 1947-1997

By: De La Haye, Amy

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: London, V & A Publications: 1998

Seller ID: 141760

ISBN: 1851771999

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 208 pages. 8 1/2"w x 10 5/8"h. Many color photos. View more info

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Diary of a Provincial Lady

By: Delafield, E.M.

Price: $15.95  $12.76

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1979

Seller ID: 137395

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 170 pages. Full gray cloth boards with maroon illustration. Maroon slipcover in Very Good condition. View more info

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Gay Go Up

By: Fyleman, Rose

Price: $18.95  $15.16

Publisher: N Y, Doubleday, Doran & Company: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 133220

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. 106 pages. Re-bound by library into bright red and pink buckram cloth binding. 4 7/8"w x 7 1/2"h. Many of these poems have appeared in Puck and are divided into the following categories: Jessica in London, The Year Round, About Bingo, About Poor Dears and Others, Jessica Goes Travelling, Jessica in New York. Illustrated by Decie Merwin. View more info