HMS Nelson And HMS Rodney Group including Nelson: napkin ring 'TGRD 1925', cigarette case, copper ashtray, card case, two perforated dished and two spoons; Rodney: tea strainer, three napkin rings, three piece condiment set, garter, fork and two other items Condition Report: ARR: Categories: Shipping, Lot Description:, HMS Nelson And HMS Rodney Group, Condition Report:, Condition Report:, ARR:, Categories:, Shipping
Believed 1st edition of this very desirable book. The book contains a wonderful collection of the author's black and white photography. The book is not dated but is c.1937. The dust jacket has a small tear at the top of the spine. There is foxing on the free end papers. Inventory # M1062
Birds.- Songbirds.- Bulliard (Pierre) Aviceptologie Française, ou Traité général de toutes les ruses dont on peut se servir pour prendre les Oiseaux..., sixth edition, half-title, engraved frontispiece and 34 plates of bird traps, hides, tools etc., light foxing to title, some browning or offsetting, modern half calf, spine faded, Paris, Cussac, 1813 § Musée des Dames et de Demoiselles. Règne Animal: Les Oiseaux, hand-coloured engraved plates of songbirds, foxing, original pale pink embossed boa
This single cask expression from the now closed Port Ellen distillery was selected and bottled by family-run independent bottler Douglas Laing & Co, distilled in 1982. It matured for more than two decades before being bottled in 2007 with there being only 226 bottles produced free from chill filtration and colouring as part of their Old & Rare range.
A super early Art Deco enameled moser Egyptian/Tutankhamun style green cased vase -decorated with a variety of Egyptian imagery -papyrus, lotus flowers etc. This would have almost certainly been produced after the announcement of the opening of Tutankhamun's tomb but before the images arrived from Egypt - this short period generated wild speculation around Egyptian-esque decoration -the vase was made in at least two versions - with and without decoration down the neck (this one is with).
hardback, 2nd edition, octavo, polished calf binding lettered gilt on red morocco to spine, upper board present but neatly detached, the sewing is tight and the text is clean and unmarked other than for a signature of a previous owner to the margin of page 1. Uncommon.
Landscape octavo (206 x 110 mm) Contemporary diced Russia, flat spine attractively gilt, compartments formed by a gilt dotted lozenge and quatrefoil roll enclosing a sunflower tool, panel of a concentric roundel roll gilt to the sides, gilt edge-roll, and endpapers marbled. Housed in mid-brown morocco-backed blue cloth drop-back box, title gilt to the spine, single gilt rule to the spine edges. A little rubbed, corners just through, front joint starting but entirely sound, corresponding hinge a
Group of Modern Designer Perfumes / Fragrances (mainly full/unused), including Gucci, John Galliano, Van Cleef & Arpels, Guerlain, Christian Dior, Givenchy, Yves Sain Laurent, Anna Sui, Worth, Marc Jacobs, Salvatore Ferragamo, Vera Wang, Bvlgari, Ma Griffe, Gres, Celine, Viktor & Rolf etc Condition Report: . All appear to be full and in original packaging, however sold as seen. ARR: Categories: Modern Scarves, Hats & Accessories, Lot Description:, Group of Modern Designer Perfumes / Fragrance
Chinon Clos du Chêne Vert Charles Joguet (Domaine) 2010, Chinon Clos du Chêne Vert Charles Joguet (Domaine) 2010, Evolution of iDealwine price estimate Chinon Clos du Chêne Vert Charles Joguet (Domaine) 2010, Further information
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang The Magical Car Adventure Number 1 by Ian Fleming First Edition Second Impression Jonathan Cape November 1964. Published one month after the first impression. No inscriptions, completely free of any foxing or toning. Covers are near fine in original VG+ dust jacket. Not price clipped.
Blind ruled and decorated green cloth boards with gilt floral design to centre of front board and a gilt lettered spine. Cloth partially split on joints, and front endpaper hinge partially split, but a sound binding. Fraying to head and foot od spine. Bookplate on front pastedown, otherwise clean with no inscriptions. [vi], 56 pp. plus frontis and 20 pp. plates.
Souvenir brochure of the 1987 cricket world cup, held in India and Pakistan. Australia defeated England in a close final. Contains articles, statistics and photographic and pen portraits of the Australian, Indian and Zimbabwean teams. Paperback. 4to. Covers are lightly rubbed with clear tape to strengthen spine. Good condition. A rare publication.