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Bradbury's Book of Hallmarks: A Guide to marks of Origin on British and Irish Siler, gold and Platinum and on foreign imported silver and Gold Plate 1544 to 1980 - OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE MAKERS' MARK 1743-1860
1 Bradbury's Book of Hallmarks: A Guide to marks of Origin on British and Irish Siler, gold and Platinum and on foreign imported silver and Gold Plate 1544 to 1980 - OLD SHEFFIELD PLATE MAKERS' MARK 1743-1860
J W. Northend Ltd 1980 Sheffield, England Soft Cover Very Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 532 005421 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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2 Antiques; an Encyclopedia of the Decorative Arts
Atterbury, Paul Galley Press 1984 Leicester, UK 0861368517 / 9780861368518 Hard Cover Very Good Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
400 page, 600+ photographs. Black-board cover, gold insignia, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor edge-wear, few small chips and closed tears. Label of ex-owner to rear of front fly-leaf, otherwise pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. "From Windsor chairs to railway tickets . Faberge jewels to the Colt revolver, this book is the complete guide to antiques. All the major categories are examined . a survey of significant items recently sold to collectors throughout the world . comparative salesroom and price information." 201 000300 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Chelsea & Derby China; Collectors' Pieces, Bedford, John
3 Chelsea & Derby China; Collectors' Pieces
Bedford, John Walker and Company 1967 New York First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
No. 10 in a series of 17. 64 pages, b/w illustrated. Blue-cloth cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, edge-wear, slight chipping to edges, small closed tears. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. "These books are intended for the reader who has limited knowlege of the subject, perhaps culled from visits to museums, but who may be encouraged to start a collection of the less expensive pieces." 9 000782 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Delftware; Collectors' Pieces, Bedford, John
4 Delftware; Collectors' Pieces
Bedford, John Walker and Company 1968 New York Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
No. 7 in a series of 17. 64 pages, b/w illustrated. Blue-cloth cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, edge-wear, slight chipping to edges, slight rubbing marks. Small mark on rear fly-leaf, otherwise pages clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. "These books are intended for the reader who has limited knowlege of the subject, perhaps culled from visits to museums, but who may be encouraged to start a collection of the less expensive pieces." 9 000786 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Old Spode china; Collectors' Pieces, Bedford, John
5 Old Spode china; Collectors' Pieces
Bedford, John Walker and Company 1969 New York First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
No. 17 in a series of 17. 64 pages, b/w illustrated. Blue-cloth cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, edge-wear, slight chipping to edges, 1 small closed tear. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. "These books are intended for the reader who has limited knowlege of the subject, perhaps culled from visits to museums, but who may be encouraged to start a collection of the less expensive pieces." 9 000785 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Staffordshire Pottery figures; Collectors' Pieces, Bedford, John
6 Staffordshire Pottery figures; Collectors' Pieces
Bedford, John Walker and Company 1965 New York First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
No. 3 in a series of 17. 64 pages, b/w illustrated. Blue-cloth cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, edge-wear, slight rubbing marks. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. "These books are intended for the reader who has limited knowlege of the subject, perhaps culled from visits to museums, but who may be encouraged to start a collection of the less expensive pieces." 9 000784 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Is it Genuine? How to Collect Antiques with Confidence, Bly, John (ed)
7 Is it Genuine? How to Collect Antiques with Confidence
Bly, John (ed) Octopus Publishing Group Ltd 2002 London, England 1840006234 / 9781840006230 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
224 pages, colour illustrated. Blue-cloth cover, minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor edge-wear. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". the most knowledgeable, informative, and practical guide to the deceptions, fakes, and not-quite-genuine pieces to be found in the antiques trade. Written by some of the world's leading authorities . a referece book that no dealer, or collector can afford to be without." 6 000727 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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8 The ABC of Collecting Online; 3rd Edition
Boileau, Ray Soft Cover 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - 525 002295 
Price: 6.00 AUD
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9 The History of Clocks and Watches
Bruton, Eric Crescent Books 1982 New York 0517377446 / 9780517377444 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
288 page, 370+ b/w & colour illustrations. Black-cloth cover, minor edge-wear/rubbing. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor age colouring along flap edges, minor edge-wear, minor peeling to spine edges. Few very small marks throughout book, otherwise clean, straight and unmarked. Strong, intact binding. " . traces the path . from the simple shepherd's dial made of clay, through the heavy iron Gothic turret clocks, and the rush of the horological activity which followed the invention of the pendulum . inspiring stories of the men who revolutionized principles of timekeeping ." 154 000390 
Price: 42.00 AUD
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Carter and Stuff, Carter, Alan
10 Carter and Stuff
Carter, Alan AAC Specialist Antique Books 2005 NSW Australia First Edition 0975212273 / 9780975212271 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
293 pages. Illustrated card cover, very minor rubbing to edges and corners. Pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. "On a cold, wet day in September 1981, Alan Carter and his family boarded a plane in London, bound for the warmer climate of Sydney, Australia. After 23 years in the antiques business in England, Alan - who grew up in the hub of the antiques world in London's Portobello Road, and became an exporter of antiques to several countries around the world - was emigrating. This book is the true story of the life of the Carter family in Australia. It reveals the fun, the enjoyment, the characters, and the good side of the antiques business. 500 001340 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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The Antique Buyer's handbook for Australia, Cook, Peter
11 The Antique Buyer's handbook for Australia
Cook, Peter Reed Books Pty Ltd 1988 NSW Australia Revised Edition 0730101797 / 9780730101796 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
300 pages, b/w & colour photos thr/out. Orange boards, minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, very minor edge-wear. Pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. "Summarises essential facts with clarity . the approach is stimulating . A brief explanation of methods employed to signify colours when engraving armorials on English silver is rarely found outside the most specialised text ." 528 001423 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Miller's Antiques Price Guide 1994, Davis, Josephine (ed)
12 Miller's Antiques Price Guide 1994
Davis, Josephine (ed) BCA 1993 United Kingdom Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
808 pages, b/w & colour photos. Illustrated cover, minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor edge-wear, 1 small closed tear to front. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". the 10,000 photographs are fully captioned and carry a price range and location code. Tips on identifcation, care and valuation are supplemented by invaluable comprehensive directories of specialist dealers and auctioneers." 16 000913 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Miller's Antiques Price Guide 1995, Davis, Josephine (ed)
13 Miller's Antiques Price Guide 1995
Davis, Josephine (ed) BCA 1994 United Kingdom Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
806 pages, b/w & colour photos. Illustrated cover, minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, minor edge-wear, 1 small closed tear to front. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. "With more than 10,000 original photographs, each with a full description and price . supplies all the information collectors need in order to make well-informed judgements when buying or selling antiques." 16 000912 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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The Indo-Greek Coins - Signed, Dev Mohan, Mehta Vasishtha
14 The Indo-Greek Coins - Signed
Dev Mohan, Mehta Vasishtha Indological Research Institute 1967 Ludhiana First Edition. Hard Cover Good Fair Inscribed by Author
Review copy of The Director/Editor of the Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society, 1968. Signed by Author. 196 pages + 6 pages of plates & 1 x marking table. Black cover, edge wear, pushing to spine edges and corners. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, has tears, chips, small holes, moisture marks, however is whole and protected in acid-free covering. Pages are evenly age stained, otherwise clean, straight, unmarked and all present. Inscription from author on half-title page "To The Director/Editor J.R.A.S., London. For favour of a review. Mehta Vasishtha author 2nd May, 1968". Tight binding. "This is the first attempt of its kind at critically studying the Indian coinage of any period from all possible angles, and presenting Indian numismatics as a distinct science. This monogram deals with the coinage issued by numerous princes of Greek origin . lays down, for the first time and at one place, the precise laws for interpreting history from the contemporary coinage, and also points out the limitations inherent in this type of evidence." - 708 004400 
Price: 35000.00 AUD
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Guide to Silver Marks of the World, Divis, Jan
15 Guide to Silver Marks of the World
Divis, Jan Promotional Reprint Company Ltd 1992 London, England 185648100X / 9781856481007 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
246 pages, b/w illustrated. Red Illustrated cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, very minor edge-wear, slight shelf rubbing to back. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Tight binding. "This handbook has been compiled to enable collectors and dealers to trace the hallmarks on silver objects from over 30 countries . illustrates and explains nearly 200 marks arranged under letters in alphabetical order, numerals, human figures, mammals, birds, plants, heavenly bodies, etc. a thoroughly practical guide for everyone ." 583 000534 
Price: 90.00 AUD
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16 Great Britain; Specialised Stamp Catalogue - King Edward VII to King George VI Volume 2
Gibbons, Stanley Stanley Gibbons Publications Ltd 1979 London, England 0852599501 / 9780852599501 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
326 pages, b/w illustrated. Red-cloth (gold embossed), cover, minor edge-wear, small slight rubbing mark to front. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, very minor edge-wear. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. "A detailed listing and pricing of the adhesive postage stamps of King Edward VII, King George V, King Edward VIII and King George VI. Includes Booklets, Coils, Controls, Cylinder Numbers and Perforation Types and a comprehensive record of marginal markings indentifying the Plates of the Typographed issues." 215/238 000610 
Price: 33.00 AUD
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Hake's Guide to Comic Character Collectibles: An illustrated Price Guide to 100 years of Comic Strip Characters, Hake, Ted
17 Hake's Guide to Comic Character Collectibles: An illustrated Price Guide to 100 years of Comic Strip Characters
Hake, Ted 0870696467 / 9780870696466 Soft Cover Very Good 
SHOP STOCK IN STORAGE - PLEASE CONTACT US FOR MORE DETAILS - .708 005413 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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18 Collecting for Pleasure; China
Hall, Dorothea (ed) Bracken Books 1992 London, England 1851709126 / 9781851709120 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
144 page, colour illustrated. Illustrated gloss-board cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, 1 closed tear on bottom corner, otherwise only minor edge-wear. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". covers the subject with great insight and wit . 19 different categories . invaluable information is also given on buying . how to distinguish between real and fake, recognize quality, condition and makers' marks ." 201 000328 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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19 English & Scottish Earthenware
Hughes, Bernard G. Abbey Fine Arts London, England Hard Cover Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
238 pages, b/w photos. Orange cover, some edge-wear, pushing to corners as with jacket, covered in non adhesive book plastic. Ex-owner name to front fly-leaf, pages age browned, some light transference discolouring from tape on plastic cover. Strong, intact binding. ". offers the necessary basic facts, clearly and without technicalities - the outward appearance of bodies, glazes and ornament, and the manufacturing developments that brought these about - and straightforward guidance for distinguishing between valuable originals and comparatively recent reproductions and present-day fakes." 26 001121 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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20 The World's Great Clocks & Watches
Jagger, Cedric The Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited 1980 London, England 0600340279 / 9780600340270 Hard Cover Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
256 page, b/w & colour illustrated. Black-cloth cover, minor edge-wear, slight rubbing marks on boards. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, some edge-wear, minor peeling and chipping to edges, several small closed tears. Pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". a chapter on sundials and other non-mechanical 'clocks' . the basic ingredients of a clock or watch . striking and chiming mechanisms . calendarwork . great periods of clock and watchmaking . the significance of the mechanical advances . the evolution of styles . great makes and innovators . Huygens, Tompion, Mudge, Le Roy and many others . fascinating history of the contrasting technologies of America and Japan . collectors and collecting. 154 000389 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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