Werner Hofmann Caspar David Friedrich, Thames & Hudson, 2007; large format h/b in d/w,fine; many colour plates. 299pp
Ben Nicholson: drawings, paintings and reliefs 1911-1968, Thames & Hudson, 1969, introd. by John Russell; large format h/b in complete partly yellowed d/w; 324pp with 220 b/w plates and 78 tipped-in colour plates.
Sketches in Water Colors by Various Artists, Blackie & Son , tall quarto, original decorated cloth, gilt, VG; complete with nine chromo-litho plates; occasional fox marks in margins.
William M. Woollett Villas and Cottages; or Homes for All, A.J. Bicknell, New York, 1876; oblong quarto, original printed cloth slightly marked; 40 b/w plates of designs, plans & elevations, plus adverts at rear including colour plate of floor tiles. Spotting to prelims and lacking front endpaper.
Marcel Aubert & others Le Vitrail Francais, Deux Mondes, 1958, large format h/b, pictorial onlay, fine in chipped clear plastic d/w; 236 b/w illustrations, 32 superb tipped-in colour plates; 336pp
Leonardo Da Vinci Fragments at Windsor Castle from the Codex Atlanticus, Phaidon, 1957, tall quarto, original cloth, gilt, spine sunned o/w VG; 42pp + 32 plates
Thomas Armstrong C.B. - A Memoir 1832-1911, Martin Secker, 1912, 1st Edition, original gilt cloth, good; uncut 2 sides; half-title foxed, occasional spotting elsewhere; 214pp + 17pp of plates
Nikki Sixx (and Ian Gittins) Heroin Diaries: A Year in the Life of a Shattered Rock Star, 2007, 1st Edition, s/back, signed by Nikki Sixx on the half-title. 413pp
Crochet Laces and Insertions, late-19th Century, a large format Book of Lace Samples, 245 in all, a few incomplete but mostly VG/Fine, the cloth-covered boards with some wear but VG internally; probably of Nottingham origin
Victorian photographs, mostly carte-de-visite portraits, some cabinet size. Chiefly Midlands, North of England & North Wales photographers. Mixed quality. (abt. 135)
Architectural Plans 1948/53 prepared by Grove & Whitnall for Lewis's of Manchester, comprising proposed Stand at the Brewer's Exhibition, City Hall; Cocktail Bar at the De Trafford Hotel, Alderley Edge; and Coronation Decorations for King Street. Various sizes
L. Burger & others: European Costumes, 1870s, hand-coloured engravings. Published by Otto Muller. 24 x 18cm. (12)
J. Markschiess-van Trix and Bernhard Nowak Les Affiches du Cirque: Un apercu historique internatiional, 1976, large format h/b in a complete d/w, containing 336 reproductions of Circus posters, many in colour. Small tape stains to endpapers o/w VG. 270pp
Le Panorama. Exposition universelle de 1900. Beaux Arts Musees Retrospectifs. L. Baschet, Paris, 1900, oblong large format pictorial boards, some wear; 100s of half-tone illustrations. 82pp. First few pages with slight staining to upper margin.
Catalogue of Sterling Silver Ware by the Gorham Manufacturing Co., New York, 1898, large format s/b with printed card covers worn & creased (small split foot of front board) but good tight binding; 198pp of half-tone illustrations plus brief introduction & index. Fine internally.
Edmund Knecht & James Fothergill The Principles and Practice of Textile Printing, Charles Griffin, 1912, original cloth, worn & faded, inner hinges partly cracked front & back; illustrated with plates (some folding) and 84 samples of coloured fabrics laid down. Some scattered fox marks and few marginal pencil marks o/w VG internally. 615pp
William Tucker History and Development of Toile de Jouy Wallpapers, W.H.S. Lloyd, New York, 1928; tall quarto s/b, printed wraps with faint ownership stamp (repeated on title page) o/w VG; 43pp including 44 tipped-in samples of wallpaper designs.
Carol Wax The Mezzotint: History and Technique, Thames & Hudson, 1990, fine large format h/b in complete d/w, 310 illustrations (25 in colour)
Robert De Niro signed 10 x 8" colour photo still from Taxi Driver. Few minor creases. Good contrast. Signed with fibre pen.
La Mode Illustree, Journal de la Famille 1882, Firmin-Didot, Paris, 1882; 53 issues with many wood engravings of contemporary fashions. One page partly torn away o/w VG condition in a very worn quarter leather binding. Folio