A very presentable copy with some minor thumbing and toning to page edges and endpapers, but no major signs of wear, internally clean throughout and showing only minimal signs of prior handling. Covers have has some splits and fraying repaired, with some wear still visible, though boards remain largely clean and presentable with just a few small marks and abrasions. Why do most sellers not describe their actual item? Buy with confidence, support a genuine Independent Bricks & Mortar Real Booksho
A fine early 19th Century Regency period mahogany Breakfront Bookcase in the style of Gillows of Lancaster, having moulded cornice, above frieze with lion and star mounts and geometric glazed doors, flanked by reeded columns. The Bookcase with lion’s head mounts to the waist, above ebony Greek key panelled doors, flanked by further reeded columns, ending on shaped tapering square feet.
1920. 309 pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth with gilt lettering. Contains photographic plates. Pages remain bright with moderate cracking to hinges exposing netting causing rear board to be limp. Light staining to text block edge and foxing within, noticeable tearing to the title page. Binding is firm with light corner bumping and markings to the boards. Spine is tanned with light scuffing to the ends.
FRENCH COLONIES general issues 1859-1881 collection mainly M with 1859-70 to 80c (20c & 40c U), 1870 to 80c (exc. 5c), 1871-76 to 40c, 1872 to 80c, 1876 to 1f & 1878 to 25c etc. Useful lot. Cat. £2500 approx. (56)
Outstanding victorian carved walnut arm chair,with outstanding carved detail to the lovely shaped back,lovely carved shaped arms,carved rounded seat,standing on lovely carved shaped cabriole legs to the front outswept back legs,original castors Newly re-upholstered fantastic colour and condition 27" x 22" x 39" high Internal Ref: 1152 Dimensions Height = 99 cm (39") Width = 68 cm (27") Depth = 56 cm (22")
Well bound in grey boards with brown cloth reinforced spine. Black titling to spine and upper board. Text pages are all very good and clean. Charming frontispiece portrait of the author. Inscribed by the author adjacent to frontispiece. No dustjacket. Despatched same or next working day in protective packaging.
viii, 208 pages. Spotting to pages - occasionally heavy. Two pages have tears to the edges. Ink note about the author's date of death to the title page. Old ink owner's name to the front pastedown. More modern ink owner's name to the front free end paper - now with his booklabel pasted over it. Inner hinges have been repaired or strengthened and the paper down them is torn.
Description: A SCARCE AND UNUSUAL VICTORIAN SCOTTISH BASKET HILTED BROADSWORD FOR A BOY, 35cm flattened diamond section blade, characteristic white metal hilt composed of flattened rounded bars united by heart pierced junction plates, flattened bun-shaped pommel, wire bound leather wrapped wooden grip, contained in its white metal mounted black leather scabbard. Categories:
Vintage Bronze Tennis Figure, Renshaw. A rare bronze figure of a tennis player (one of the Renshaw brothers) holding a square headed racket. An excellent model with good colour and patination. Signed – “Klablena ’06”. Eduard Klablena 1881-1933, Austrian. The Renshaws were twin brothers who dominated Wimbledon in the 1880s. William Charles and James Ernest, were born on 3 January 1861, in Holly Walk, Leamington in the central English county of Warwickshire. Ernest died in 1899 and his brother, Wi
1858. 745 pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth with black leather corners, gold lettering to black leather spine. Marbled edges to text block. Contains illustrations. Pages remain clear with moderate tanning and foxing throughout, some occasional marking heavier towards the edges. Very heavy foxing to front free endpaper, frontispiece and title page. Binding is good and all pages are secure. Boards are moderately marked and have wear to edges, bumping to corners, some crushing and peeling of leath
1957. 255 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth with black lettering. Pages are moderately tanned and thumbed at the edges, with some foxing. Binding has remained firm. Corners are dogeared in places. Inscription to front endpaper. Boards are a little rub worn with some slight shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are a little bumped and spine ends are a little crushed. With some sunning to spine and edges.Book has a forward lean.
Dinky 724 Sea King Helicopter (E-G box G-F) together with various other toys including a Mettoy tractor, a Space Rocket toy, a Czech tractor (both boxed) Dinky moon buggy and two other space toys Condition Report: ARR: Categories: General & Miscellaneous, Lot Description:, Dinky 724 Sea King Helicopter, Condition Report:, Condition Report:, ARR:, Categories:, General & Miscellaneous
A Fine Quality Late Regency Period Mahogany Extending Dining Table Retaining Exceptional Colour And Patina To Well Figured Top With Two Original Removable Leaves Raised On Elegant Turned And Fluted Legs With Superbly Carved Corner Patrae & Original Brass Castors
191 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over green cloth. Contains illustrated and photographic plates. Mostly clean pages with light tanning and foxing to endpapers and page edges. Stamp and marginalia on frontispiece. Ink drops, rubbing and a few small nicks to text block edges. Occasional finger marking throughout. Some minor dog-eared corners. Cracked guttering with exposed netting. Binding remains firm. Slight tanning along spine and board edges. Mild rub wear to surfaces and edges with crushing t
A good condition copy. Little wear, well kept. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day.