BSP Gallery Bookshop old and rare books
3  Rotherwood Drive Malvern East Victoria 3145 Australia



Back to Home Page
Opening times

Terms & Search
To Webrings
Free Ezine
Order & email us
History of business
Aboriginal History
Ancient history
Antarctic & Arctic
Antiques & collectables
Art history
Australian Art
Australian history
Australian literature
Australian Politics

Books on Books
Bruce Enticott Antiques
Costume & fashion
English Literature

03 9568 5222


+61 3 9568 5222


03 9568 3122


+61 3 9568 3122


Find.. Ctrl+"F" searches these lists



Maritime history
Military History
Natural history
Northern Territory History
NSW local history

Old periodicals
Pacific history
Queensland History
R Hansen artworks
Religion mythology
S.A. History

Sports & Pastimes
Social history
Tasmanian history
The Occult
Transport history
Victorian History
  1. ADAMS ELIZABETH & David Redstone.    Bow Porcelain illus. with 16 colour, 149 black and white plates, many text-figures, extensive Appendices, Bibliography, Index, maps to end-papers; pub. Lond. Faber 1991 second revised edition. d/w. roy.8vo. pp.258. fine copy.    Price: $125.00
    Order this book  
  2. ALBRECHT KURT Nineteenth Century Australian Gold & Silver Smiths. illus. with 40 full page plates t/out. pub. Melb. Hutchinson 1969 1st ed. d/w. cr4to. pp.70. Gold and Silver Smiths identified by their work and punches & Trade Directory at rear. Inscription f/free e/paper otherwise fine.    Price: $150.00.       Convert Currency  Parcel Costs
  3. ANGIONE  GENEVIEVE All-Bisque & Half-Bisque Dolls.  illus. with 8 full page col. plates, b/w. plates t/out. some  full page pub. N.Y. Nelson 1969 d/w. 8vo.obl. pp.358. A very good copy.     Price: $60.00
    _Copy & paste to order or fax Australia: +61 3 9568 3122  
  4. ARNOLD KEN  Bygones Of Yesteryear 17 full-colour and 650 black-and-white photographs, and reproductions from catalogues (100 line drawings); index; pub. Maiden Gully, Crown Castleton Publishers, 1988 or. illustrated laminated boards 4to. pp.152. An assortment of items & articles used in everyday life intermingled with old advertisements and histories, of the Potters, and glass makers of Australia. Fine.   Price: $35.00
  5. ARNOLD  KEN  A  Victorian Thirst.  Contains  around  1500 listings  of aerated water, cordial, hop and  ginger  beer, bitters and sarsaparilla manufactures. A history of bottles in Victoria, for collectors. includes list of  manufactures 1841-1930. profusely illus. with plates, advts. t/out. some full  page.  pub. Vic. Crown Castleton Pub.  1990  or.yell. illus.bds.  4to.  pp.XVI.240. limited to 1000  copies  and signed by the author, this being no.437.   Price: $95.00
  6. AUSTRALIA  In  The Good Old Days. An  Edwardian  Catalogue. Facsimile pages from Lassetters' Commercial Review,  No.26, 1911. profusely illus. t/out. many full page pub. Syd.  Ure Smith 1977 d/w. 4to. pp.264.      Price: $45.00
    Order this book  
  7. AUSTRALIA POST Historical Section What The Postman Saw. Collection of postcards reproduced from around Australia. profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page & col. pub. Sydney, View Publications 1984 d/w. 4to. pp.104. fine copy.      Price: $40.00
  8. BACOT H. PARROTT  Nineteenth Century Lighting  Candle Powered  Devices: 1788-1883.  mbld.  e/papers  &  profusely illus.  with b/w. plates t/out. many full page pub.  U.S.A. Schiffer Publishing. Co. 1987 d/w. roy.4to. pp.260.      Price: $150.00     Convert Currency  Parcel Costs
  9. BAGLIN   DOUGLASS   &  FRANCES  WHEELHOUSE Collecting Australia's Past. profusely illus. with plates t/out.  many full  page & col. pub. Syd. 1981 1st.ed.  d/w.  4to. pp.160. v/fine.      Price: $35.00
  10. BARTOK PETER    The Minic Book profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page & col. (154) as well as black and white photographs (69) pub. London, New Cavendish Books, 1987 1st. ed. A collectors' guide to Tri-ang Minic Models. A short closed tear to d/w. else a near fine copy.     Price: $85.00
  11. BATTERSBY  MARTIN The Decorative  Twenties. Comprehensive record of the decorative applied arts during the twenties. profusely  illus. with plates t/out. some full page &  col. pub.  N.Y.  Walker  & Co. 1969  1st.ed.  d/w.  4to. pp.214. slightly chipped d/w.      Price: $55.00
    _Copy & paste to order or fax Aust. 03 9568 3122_Overseas +61 3 9568 3122__
  12. BEARD  GEOFFREY  and JUDITH GOODISON  English  Furniture 1500-1840. profusely illus. with plates  t/out. many  full  page  &  col.  pub.  Oxford/Phaidon  Christie's Pictorial Histories 1987 1st.ed. d/w. 4to. pp.302.      Price: $110.00
  13. BLACKER  J.F. Chats On Oriental China. illus.  with  col. frontis.  &  65 full page plates t/out. pub.  Lond.  Ernest Benn 1928 or. cr.8vo. pp.404. fine copy.     Price: $60.00
  14. BLOCH-DERMANT JANINE The Art Of French Glass 1860-1914. profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page & col. pub. Lond. Thames & Hudson 1980 d/w. 4to. pp.204. fine copy.      Price: $150.00
  15. BOTTLES    The Mornington Peninsula. Antique Bottle & Collectable Club. Newsletter, Vol.2/No.2 March/April 1988 Vol.3./No.3. May/June 1989 Vol. 3/No.5 Sept/Oct. 1989 Vol.5/No.1 January/Feb. Vol.6/No.6 Nov./Dec. Vol.7/No.3 May/June 1993. Vol.8/No.1 Jan/Feb. 1994 7 issues. With- Wagga Wagga & District Bottle & Collectors Club newsletter 1992. Gippsland Historical Bottle Club Newsletter May/June 1993. Western Antique Bottle Club Williamstown 1985 Vol.5/No.2 Vol.6/No.7, Vol.7/No.1, Vol.7/No.6, Vol.7/No.7, Antique Bottle Club of Melb. Vol.16/No.6, + Aust. Antique Bottles and Collectables Dec/Jan 1991 + Australiana and Collectables Nov. 29th 1995 illus. with plates, diagrams, drawings; pub. various, Melbourne Vic. N.S.W. some typed pp.18 per newsletter; fine. 18 issues/magazines.    Price: $115.00
  16. BOTTLES   Australian Antique Bottle & Collectables Auction. Held in YMCA Hall Wangaratta Vic. May 10 1996. Australian Antique Bottle Auction. Bathurst Showground Pavilion Feb. 16th 1995 Also at Bathurst. Aug.2nd 1986 Cowra, May 9th 1981 Dubbo Police Boy’s Club Aug. 31st 1985 Woodville Town Hall April 25th nd. c.1985 Box Hill Town Hall, April 20th 1985 illus. with plates of the items t/out all catalogues, pub. various, Melbourne Vic. N.S.W. approx. pp.20 per catalogue; 7 catalogues.    Price: $40.00
  17. BOTTLES  Antique Bottle & Glass Collector. Periodical. For June 1995 July 1995 August 1995 May 1995 profusely illus. with plates, advts. t/out. some full page pub. U.S.A. + "Bottles And Extras" Vol.6/No.5, Vol.6/No.6, Vol.6/No.8, Vol.6/No.10, Vol.6/No.11, pub. U.S.A. nd. c.1990’s. + "Canadian Bottle & Stoneware Collector." 2 issues 13,14 1995. All 4to. approx. pp.36. per issue. 11 magazines.    Price: $35.00
    Order this book  
  18. BOYD MERRICMeric Boyd Drawings. Introduction and Catalogue by Christopher Tadgell. Preface by Bernard Smith. with 232 colour and 450 b/w. illustrations pub. London Secker & Warburg,. 1975 1st ed. d/w. 4to. pp.272. very fine copy.      Price:  $250.00    Convert Currency  Parcel Costs
  19. BRUNNER  GISBERT  L.  &  CHRISTIAN  PFEIFFER-BELLI  Swiss Wristwatches. Chronology of Worldwide Success. Swiss  Watch Design  in  Old  Advertisements  and  Catalogues.  profusely illus.  with  plates  t/out.  44 full  page  &  col.  mbld. e/papers,  pub. U.S.A. Schiffer Pub. Co. 1991  d/w. 4to. pp.256.    Price: $200.00
  20. BUTEN DAVID 18th Century Wedgwood. A Guide for  Collectors & Connoisseurs. profusely illus. with plates t/out. 16 full page  &  col.  pub. Lond. 1980  1st.ed. d/w.  4to. pp.192.   Price: $65.00
  21. CAROSELLI SUSAN L.  The Painted Enamels Of Limoges  profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page & col. pub. London Thames & Hudson, 1993 d/w. 4to. pp.216 The painted enamels of Limoges are an important manifestation of the culture of Renaissance France and a virtual compendium of European medieval, Renaissance, and mannerism painting and graphic arts. This collection comprises 45 works by many of the major enamel painters of the Renaissance. Very fine.    Price: $100.00
  22. CARTER ALAN June & Julie editors Carter's Price Guide To Antiques In Australia. 2001 Federation edition. profusely illus. with plates t/out. many full page & col. pub. Sydney, 2000 original pictorial laminated boards, folio, pp.736 The 20th in an annual series which provides the most comprehensive price guide to Australian antiques. Fine copy.    Price: $125.00
    Order this book  
  23. CASPALL JOHN Fire And Light In The Home. Pre 1820. History of lighting and lamps in the home before 1820. profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page pub. Lond. Antique Collectors Club 1995 d/w. 4to. pp.278    Price: $95.00
  24. CLEEMPUT MARCEL R. van The Great Book Of Corgi. 1956-1983. profusely illus. with plates t/out. mostly full page & col. pub. Lond. New Cavendish Books 1989 d/w. roy.4to.obl. pp.512.    Price: $250.00
    _Copy & paste to order or fax Aust. 03 9568 3122_Overseas +61 3 9568 3122_
  25. COLONIAL Bottle Club. The Little Bottler. Newsletters (2) & one (1) Gippsland Historical Bottle Club Newsletter  1981. illus. with plates, dgms, articles on bottle  collections pub. W. Aust. Dec.1981 to April 1983 illus.wps. folio pp.22 approx. each item, 3 items.    Price:  $30.00
  26. COLEMAN ELIZABETH Dorothy & Evelyn.   The Collector's Encyclopaedia Of Dolls profusely with plates t/out. over 2000 illustrations and marks, some col. pub. U.K: Robert Hale, 1970 d/w. 4to. pp.698. The standard work. Very good copy, sl, water marked d/w. sl, chipped.      Price: $100.00
  27. COMPLETE  ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF ANTIQUES profusely illus.  with many  full  page plates t/out. text dwgs.  pub.  Lond. The Connoisseur 1969 d/w. 4to. pp.1472.    Price:  $75.00
  28. COOK DAVID     Picture Postcards In Australia 1898 - 1920. illus. with pictorial end papers, coloured plates, b/w. plates, index, pub. Melbourne Pioneer Design Studio, Lilydale 1986 1st. ed. d/w. cr.4to. pp.216 fine copy.     Price: $45.00
    Order this book  
  29. COZZOLINO MIMMO with G. Fysh Rutherford Symbols Of Australia. profusely illus. with b/w. plates t/out. 16 full page col. plates, pub. Melb. CIS Educational 1990 or.bds. d/w. 4to. pp.192     Price: $55.00       Convert Currency  Parcel Costs
  30. COULDREY  VIVENNE The  Art  Of  Louis  Comfort Tiffany. profusely  illus. with plates t/out. many full page &  col. pub. U.S.A. Wellfleet Press 1989 d/w. folio pp.192.  Price:  $65.00
  31. CRAIG CLIFFORD Kevin Fahy E. Graeme Robertson Early Colonial Furniture In New South Wales and Van Diemen's Land.  profusely illus. with full page plates t/out. many col.  pub. Melb. Georgian House 1980 d/w. roy.4to. pp.220. fine in the sl. torn d/w.        Price: $250.00
  32. CRIPPS  WILFRED JOSEPH Old English Plate.  Ecclesiastical, Decorative, and Domestic: Its Makers and Marks. illus. with frontis. & 126 illus. in b/w. woodcut form within text  and upwards of 2,600 facsimiles of plate marks pub. Lond.  John Murray   1903  glt.ltg.  to   spine   roy.8vo. pp.XX.522. almost fine copy.  Price:  $150.00
  33. CUFFLEY PETER A Catalogue Of Australian Life. Chandeliers &  Billy Tea 1880-1940. profusely illus. in facsimile  with dwgs.  in  eng. form of items used in  everyday  life  pub. Melb. The Five Mile Press 1989 p/b. 4to. pp.224.   Price: $40.00
  34. CUFFLEY PETER A Complete Catalogue And History Of Oil And Kerosene Lamps In Australia. profusely illus. with  dwgs. t/out. 8 full page plates in col. pub. Melb. Pioneer Design Studio  1973 1st.ed. d/w. 4to.  pp.unnumbered  (200) fine.   Price: $85.00
  35. CUFFLEY  PETER & KEVIN CARNEY A Catalogue And History  Of Cottage Chairs In Australia. Profusely illus.  with  dwgs. t/out.  8 full page col. plates pub. Melb.  Pioneer  Design Studio  1974 1st.ed. d/w. 4to.  pp.unnumbered  (184) fine.   Price: $100.00
  36. CUSHION J.P. in collaboration with W.B. HONEY  (Compilers). Handbook Of Pottery And Porcelain Marks. illus. with  dgms. t/out. pub. Lond. Faber 1980 d/w. 8vo. pp.478.  fine copy.  Price:  $85.00
  37. CUSS  T.P.  CAMERER  The Camerer  Cuss  Book  of   Antique Watches. profusely illus. with plates t/out. many full page &  col.  pub. Lond. Antique Collector's Club  1994 d/w. 4to. pp.332.   Price:  $125.00
    _Copy & paste to order or fax Aust. 03 9568 3122_Overseas +61 3 9568 3122__
  38. DAIKEN  LESLIE  Children's  Toys  Throughout  The  Ages. profusely  illus. with b/w. plates t/out. many  full  page, several line dwgs. pub. Lond. Spring Books 1963 d/w. 8vo. pp.208.   Price:  $40.00
  39. DAWES NICHOLAS M. Lalique Glass. profusely illus. (250 inc. 125 in col.) with plates t/out. many full page & col.  pub. U.K. Viking 1986 1st.ed. d/w. 4to.obl. pp.152.      Price: $80.00
  40. DAWES NICHOLAS M. - Majolica. illus. with 317 photo plates some full page, most are in colour. Index, bibliography, glossary, notes. decorated end-papers; pub. New York: Crown Publishers 1990. 1st Printing d/w. 4to.obl. pp.192; a near fine book.      Price: $80.00
  41. DISNEY WALT Bevis Hillier Introduction & Bernard Shine Principal consultant   Mickey Mouse Memorabilia: The Vintage Years 1928-1938. illus. with numerous col. and b/w illus. pub. London Octopus Books London 1986 1st. ed. d/w. 4to. oblong pp.180. A photographic guide to collectibles from the early Disney years, covers Mickey as tin toys, celluloid toys, toys of other materials, dolls & puppets, figures, timepieces, tableware, buttons & miscellaneous, publications, cards, posters, original art. Fine copy.      Price: $125.00
  42. DUNCAN ALASTAIR Tiffany Windows. The indispensable book on Louis C. Tiffany's masterworks. profusely illus. with plates t/out. many full page & col. (219, 114 in col.) pub. Lond. Thames & Hudson 1980 d/w. 4to. pp.224. fine.      Price: $95.00.     Convert Currency  Parcel Costs
  43. EBERLEIN and R. W. RAMSDELL - The Practical Book of Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese Furniture. illus. with color frontispiece and 373 illustrations fr om photographs and drawings, pub. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1927 1st ed. . 8vo; square, original tan pictorial cloth, pp.254.; pages rough-cut, to fore-edge and shelf edge; A well-illustrated survey of the furniture of Italy, Spain, and Portugal from the Renaissance to the early 19th century. fine copy.     Price: $150.00
    Order this book  
  44. ELVILLE  E.M. The Collector's Dictionary Of Glass.  illus. with  col.  frontis. & many text plates t/out.  pub.  Lond. Country Life Ltd. 1967 d/w. roy.4to. pp.192. fine in the sl. torn d/w.     Price: $50.00
  45. EPSTEIN DIANA MILLICENT SAFRO Buttons. Foreword by Jim Dine, Preface by Tom Wolfe. With numerous colour illustrations pub. Lond. Thames & Hudson 1991 First Edition. cr.4to. pp.174 + index.. A fine copy in dustwrapper. \tab Price:     Price: $125.00
  46. FAINGES MARJORY Antique Dolls Of China & Bisque. profusely illus. with plates t/out. many full page & col. pub. N.S.W. Kangaroo Press 1991 1st.ed. d/w. 4to. pp.160.    Price:  $60.00
  47. FAY-HALLE ANTOINETTE & Barbara. Mundt,   Porcelain Of The Nineteenth Century illus. with 405 b/w and 80 colour plates, map of 19th century porcelain factories, catalog of porcelain marks, six pages of bibliography, and numerous pages of notes; pub. New York: Rizzoli, 1983 First English Edition; d/w. roy.4to. pp.302 A good survey of the often neglected period of production between the Napoleonic era and the First World War. Includes both British and European wares. Fine copy.     Price: $95.00
    Order this book  
  48. FENN FREDERICK and B. WYLLIE Old English Furniture. illus. with frontis. & numerous full page plates t/out. pub. Lond. Batsford 1920 glt.ltg. to spine 8vo. pp.X.90. very sl. rubbed to edges otherwise fine.     Price: $40.00
  49. FLETT TREVOR Lynette Kelly & Rick Milne    People's Paraphernalia  profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page & col. pub. Melbourne People's Paraphernalia 1987 or. pictorial laminated boards cr.4to. pp.128 Covers the art of collecting 'reasonably priced' aboriginal art, kookaburras, money boxes, negro dolls, militaria and pocket knives.     Price: $35.00
  50. FORGE  SUZANNE Victorian Splendour.  Australian  Interior Decoration  1837-1901. profusely illus. with plates  t/out. many  full page & coloured e/paper dec. pub. Melbourne Oxford  Uni. Press 1987 d/w. roy.4to. pp.162. f/free e/paper cut.    Price:  $65.00
    Order this book  
  51. FOY  & GIBSON Pty. Ltd. Catalogue Reprint of the original catalogue-1923. profusely illus. with line dwgs.,  diagrams t/out.  many full page pub. Melb. nd.197-? or. red &  white wps. 4to. pp.188. almost fine.     Price:  $45.00
  52. GARNER PHILLIPPE Emile Galle. The extravagant elegance  of the  fin-de-siecle. profusely illus. with plates t/out.  18 full  page & col. pub. Lond. Academy Editions 1976  1st.ed. d/w. roy.4to. pp.168.   Price:  $75.00
  53. GARNER HARRY Chinese Lacquer. profusely illus. with plates t/out. many full page & col. pub. Lond. Faber 1979  1st.ed. d/w. roy.8vo. pp.286.      Price: $100.00
    _Copy & paste to order or fax Aust. 03 9568 3122_Overseas +61 3 9568 3122_
  54. GARNER SIR HARRY Oriental Blue & White. with col. frontis. &  98 full page plates t/out. pub. Lond. Faber 1973 d/w. roy.8vo. pp.XXX.194. v/fine.     Price:  $85.00
  55. GERMAN TOYS    Der Universal - Spielwaren - Katalog 1924 / 1926 - Reprinted from original German catalogs with English, German and Spanish descriptions. Commentary by Dr. Manfred Bachmann, numerous  b/w. plates  t/out.  some full page, coloured plates, b/w. photographic illustrations, engravings, line drawings, pub. USA Maryland, Hobby House Press, 1985 or. illustrated, laminated boards roy.4to. pp.402 A reprint based on two original copies owned by the Spielzeugmuseum, Sonneburg. Commentary translated from the German by Charles Dukes. Fine copy.     Price: $75.00
  56. GERSON ROSELYN Vintage & Contemporary   Purse Accessories. Lipsticks, Mirrors, Solid Perfumes: Identification & Values Guide. illus. with over 600 colour photos showing 1000+ items with descriptions & prices, bibliography, index; pub. U.S.A. Collector Books 1997; or. pictorial laminated boards, 4to. pp.222. Includes an extensive list of American and European manufacturers, original vintage ads, patents, historical information. Very fine.   Price: $60.00
  57. GIFFORD DENIS -   Victorian Comics profusely illus. with b/w. drawings throughout of examples of comics, mostly full page, frontis. pub. London George Allen & Unwin 1976. or. pictorial papered boards, Pictorial e/papers 4to. pp.144. Collection of satirical comic strips from Victorian England. Fine.      Price: $50.00
  58. GLOVER ANNE Victorian Treasures. from the Latrobe Collection, State Library of Victoria. illus. with plates t/out. some  col.  pub. Melb. Macmillan 1980 1st.ed.  d/w. folio pp.80.  Rare books, paintings and manuscripts, objects of historical significance, spanning Victoria's history from the earliest discoveries to Federation, 1901. Fine copy.   Price: $25.00
  59. GOODISON NICHOLAS English Barometers 1680-1860. A  History of  Domestic  Barometers and their  Makers  and  Retailers. profusely  illus.  with b/w. plates t/out. some  full  page  coloured  frontis. published  Lond. Antique  Collectors  Club  1992 d/w. 4to. pp.388. a fine copy.       Price: $160.00
  60. GOODISON NICHOLAS English Barometers 1680-1860.  profusely illus.  with plates t/out. many full page, frontis.  &  one col.  e/paper dwgs. pub. U.K. The Antique Collector's  Club 1985 d/w. 4to. pp.388.      Price: $200.00
    _Copy & paste to order or fax Aust. 03 9568 3122_Overseas +61 3 9568 3122__
  61. HANLEY  TOM  and BILL JAMES Collecting  Australian  Coins. A Comprehensive Guide To The Fascinating World Of Numismatics with 32 full page plates t/out. & several text illus.  pub. Syd. Murray nd.196-? 8vo. pp.224. Very good copy.   Price: $40.00
  62. HARTUNG  MARION T. Carnival Glass. The Ten  Books complete (10  vols. One Hundred Patterns), illus.  with  descriptive dwgs. t/out. pub. by author U.S.A. 197-? or.wrappers. cream., red, yellow,  green.,   light blue  black  plastic   ring-bound   8vo. pp.approx. 130 per vol. fine set.   Price: $200.00
  63. HASLAM MALCOLM     Marks and Monograms of the Modern Movement 1875-1930 'A Guide to the Marks of Artists, Designers, Retailers and Manufacturers from the Period of the Aesthetic Movement to Art Deco and Style Moderne' Ceramics, Glass, Metalwork & Jewelry, Graphics, Furniture & Textiles. illus. pub. London Lutterworth Press 1977 1st.ed. d/w. cr.4to. pp.192 Fine.      Price: $150.00
  64. HAWKINS J.B. Nineteenth Century Australian Silver. 2 vols. profusely  illus. with plates t/out. many full page &  col. pub.  U.K. Antique  Collectors Club  1990  1st.ed. d/w.'s 4to. pp.340 per vol.     Price:  $400.00
  65. HAWLEY WALTER A. Oriental Rugs. Antique & Modern.  illus. with over 100 plates inc. 11 on col. pub. N.Y. Dover  Books 1970 p/b. 8vo. pp.XII.332. fine.  Price: $25.00
  66. HAYDEN  ARTHUR Chats On Old Furniture. A  Practical  Guide for  Collectors.  illus. with frontis. &  profusely  illus. with  plates  t/out. some full page pub.  Lond.  T.  Fisher Unwin 1917 cr.8vo. pp.288. v/good copy.     Price: $45.00
  67. HAYDEN ARTHUR Chats On Old Silver. illus. with frontis.  & 99  full page plates t/out. together with illus. tables  of marks,  pub. Lond. T. Fisher Unwin Ltd. 1922 8vo. pp.424. rough-cut to fore-edge. sl. mark to front  bd. else fine copy.   Price: $45.00
  68. HAYWARD HELENA World Furniture profusely illus. with with full colour plates and numerous black-and-white photographs. index, includes glossary, suggested reading lists, photographic end pages. pub. London Paul Hamlyn 1965 1st. ed. d/w. folio pp.320. A fully illustrated history of furniture throughout history.  Near fine copy.  Price: $45.00
  69. HILLIER MARY Dolls And Dollmakers. with illus. e/papers  & many  plates  t/out.  many  full  page  &  col. pub.   Lond. Weidenfeld and Nicolson 1968 d/w. 4to. pp.256.  Price: $75.00
    Order this book  
  70. HILLIER MARY The History Of Wax Dolls. with illus. e/papers & many plates t/out. many full page & col. pub. Lond. Souvenir Press 1985 1st ed. d/w. 4to. pp.160.  Price: $45.00
  71. HINCKLEY F. LEWIS A Directory Of Antique Furniture. The authentic classification of European & American Designs for professionals and connoisseurs. profusely illus. with plates t/out. many full page.     Price: $50.00.     Convert Currency  Parcel Costs
  72. HINKS PETER -  Victorian Jewellery. A complete Compendium of over four thousand pieces of Jewellery. profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page & col. pub. Lond. Studio Editions 1992 facsimile of selections from 19th century trade catalogues, d/w. 4to. pp.328. fine copy.   Price: $145.00
  74. HOOPER TOBY & JULIANA The Laughing Australian. A celebration of Australia's kookaburra. profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page & col. pub. Melb. Nelson 1982 1st ed. or. col. illus. stiff wrappers 4to. pp.128. fine copy.     Price: $45.00.
  75. HORNSBY  R.G.   Pewter  Of The  Western  World,  1600-1850. profusely  illus.  with b/w. plates t/out. many  full  page pub. U.S.A. Schiffer Pub. 1983 d/w. mbld.  e/papers, roy.4to. pp.382.  Price:  $100.00
    _Copy & paste to order or fax Australia: +61 3 9568 3122  
  76. HUGHES BERNARD and THERLE The Collector's Encyclopedia Of English  Ceramics.  illus. with frontis. &  22  full  page plates  t/out.  pub. Lond. Abbey Library 1968  d/w. roy.8vo. pp.172.Price:  $35.00
  77. HUGHES G. BERNARD English And Scottish Earthenware 1660-1860. illus. with frontis. & 46 full page plates 2 col. text dwgs. t/out. pub. Lond. Fine Arts nd. 196-? d/w. 8vo. pp.238. fine copy.     Price: $45.00.     Convert Currency  Parcel Costs
  78. HUGHES  BERNARD  &  THERLE  HUGHES  Collecting  Miniature Antiques.  profusely  illus. with plates t/out.  some  full page  & col. pub. Lond. Heinemann 1973 1st.ed.  d/w. 4to. pp.184. fine.     Price: $45.00
    Order this book  
  79. JACOBS FLORA GILL A History Of Dolls' Houses. illus. with 80 full page plates t/out. pub. Lond. Cassell & Co. 1954 1st ed. d/w. 8vo. pp.320. closed tear to d/w. else fine.     Price: $55.00
  80. JAQUET EUGENE & Chapuis Alfred. -  Technique And History Of The Swiss Watch. profusely illus. with plates throughout, some full page and col. pub. London, Spring Books, 1970 d/w. roy.4to. pp.274 fine in d/w. Originally published in Germany, 1953.      Price: $150.00
  81. JENYNS SOAME Ming Pottery And Porcelain. profusely  illus. with  plates  t/out. 16 full page & col. pub.  Lond.  Faber 1988 d/w. 4to. pp.XVIII.238.   Price: $125.00
  82. KEATING JOHN D. Bells In Australia. Tracking down all  the important  bells in Australia and putting them  on  record. profusely  illus.  with b/w. plates t/out. many  full  page pub. Melbourne M.U.P. 1979 1st.ed. d/w. 8vo.obl. pp.150. v/fine.     Price: $55.00
  83. KING CONSTANCE EILEEN    The Encyclopedia Of Toys illus. with Over 360 illustrations of which over 70 are in colour, illustrated endpapers, index, pub. Australia Rigby Limited, 1978 d/w. features Mickey Mouse 4to. pp.272. Covers the history of antique toys from the 18th,19th and early 20th century. They are categorized by Miniature Living, Toys Purely for Pleasure, Wheeled Toys & Children's Transport, Metal Toys, Board and Table Games, and Educational Toys and Pastimes.    Price: $40.00
  84. KNOWLES W. PITCAIRN Dutch Pottery And Porcelain. with col. frontis. title page vign. & 54 full page plates t/out. many col. pub.  Lond. George Newnes (Newnes'  Library  of  the Applied Arts  Series) nd.191-? or.blu. glt.dec.  cl.  8vo. pp.XVI.122.  some spotting to e/papers, spine  little  worn small  tear  to  side of spine, otherwise  firm,  a  v/good reference with 11 plates of Potter's marks.     Price: $85.00
  85. LAMBROU ANDREAS -  Fountain Pens. Vintage and modern. profusely illus. with plates throughout, some full page and col. pub. London: Sotheby's, 1993. d/w. 4to. pp.244. fine copy      Price: $100.00
    _Copy & paste to order or fax Aust. 03 9568 3122_Overseas +61 3 9568 3122_
  86. LANE  ARTHUR A Guide To The Collection  Of  Tiles. illus. with  frontis.  &  45 full page plates  t/out.  pub.  Lond. Victoria & Albert Museum & Her Majesty's Office 1960 d/w. 4to. pp.XII.76.    Price: $45.00
  87. LATHAM JEAN    Dolls Houses profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page and colour bibliog., index; pub. Adam & Charles Black London 1969 1st.ed. d/w. 4to. pp.200, d/w. chipped with loss on front of wrapper. Else fine.     Price: $85.00
  88. LAWTON LINDL Cottee's A Family Favourite Celebrating 75 Years profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page & col. index; pub. Sydney Focus Publishing 2002 The result of a collaboration agreement between Cadbury Schweppes Limited and Lindl Lawton historian and Harold S Cottee. d/w. roy.4to. pp.192. Very fine.   Price: $75.00
  89. LEVER CHRISTOPHER Goldsmiths And Silversmiths Of England. illus.  with  frontis. & 24 full page  plates  t/out.  pub. Lond. Hutchinson 1975 1st.ed. d/w. 8vo. pp.256.  one plate sl. watermarked otherwise fine.      Price: $35.00
  90. LEWER  H.  WILLIAM The China Collector. A  Guide  to  the Porcelain of the English Factories. illus. with frontis.  & 31  full page  plates t/out.  and  reproductions  of  the Authentic   Ceramic Marks.  pub.  Lond.  Herbert   Jenkins nd.192-?  with past-down illus.  to  front  bd. cr.8vo.  pp.XXII.348.  lacks front free e/paper  otherwise near fine.     Price: $50.00
  91. LEWIS  J. SYDNEY Old Glass And How To Collect  It.  illus. with col. frontis. & 32 full-page plates t/out. pub.  Lond. T. Werner Laurie 1939 or. red cl. cr.8vo. pp.VIII.280. fine copy.    Price: $65.00
  92. LERK JAMES A. -   Bottles in Australian Collections profuse illus. with b/w. illustrations throughout, credits, bibliography, contents; pub. Victoria, Bendigo, Cambridge Press (printed) oblong 4to; pp.60; fine.    Price: $20.00
  93. McEWAN & CO'S-JAMES A facsimile printing of James McEwan & Co.'s   Illustrated  Catalogue  Of  Furnishing  & General Ironmongery.  Contains   illus.   of   furnishing   goods, agricultural implements etc. all engraved dwgs. mostly  full page,  3 fold-out. pub. Syd. Hale & Ironmonger nd.199-?  of the facsimile nd.188-? d/w. 8vo. pp.234.    Price: $45.00
  94. MACKAY JAMES   Childhood Antiques illus. with photos of furniture, special china, dolls & all kinds of toys, doll houses, much more. 8 in full page col. pub. New York, Taplinger Pub. Co. 1976 d/w. cr.4to. pp.136. A treasure house of antiques of the child's world. Surveys the entire field from the Victorian period to the pre-plastic celluloid, metal, and wooden toys before World War Two. Very sl. foxing else fine.    Price: $30.00
  95. MACQUOID  PERCY A History Of English Furniture.  2  vols. Vol.I.  The Age Of Oak And The Age Of Walnut.  Vol.II.  The Age Of Mahogany And The Age Of Satinwood. profusely  illus. with  plates t/out. many full page some col. pub. U.K.  The Antique   Collector's   Club  1987   d/w.'s   4to. pp.Vol.I.246 Vol.II.260. fine set    Price:. $300.00
  96. MAJORELLE  LOUIS  Master  Of Art Nouveau  Design.  Text  by Alastair  Duncan. profusely illus. with plates t/out.  Many full page & col. (454 photo plates 136 in col.) pub.  Lond. Thames & Hudson 1991 d/w. 4to. pp.224.    Price:  $135.00
    Order this book  
  97. MANUSOV EUGENE V.    Encyclopedia Of Character Steins profusely illus. with text plates t/out. 467 primarily black/white photos of the steins; 4 full page plates of col. pub. U.S.A. New York, Wallace-Homestead Book Company, 1976 or. blue wrappers printed in white and brown. 4to. pp.210 including manufacturer's markings; Identification and location of (beer) Steins with exaggerated human & animal characters, for the collector. Fine copy.     Price: $45.00
  98. MARION FRIEDA & NORMA WERNER   Collector's Encyclopedia Of Half-Dolls illus. with 16 color plates, showing 65 color photos, plus hundreds of b/w photos, pub. Collector Books, Paducah: Kentucky 1979. Distributor Crown Publishers gilt, d/w. roy.4to. pp.608 ADDED: 20-page Price Guide dated 1979. A definitive book about china half-figures that makes it possible to identify over a thousand models. Nostalgic reminder of the days when tea-cosies, boudoir lamps, perfume bottles and pin-cushions were topped with porcelain figures showing the upper portion of the female form Fine copy.     Price: $300.00
  99. MARSHALL BRENDA & LEN MOORE Grandma's General Store. profusely illus. with plates t/out. many full page & col. pub. Adel. Rigby 1978 1st.ed. d/w. cr.4to. pp.112.    Price: $35.00
  100. MASSE  H.J.L.J. Pewter Plate. A Historical  &  Descriptive Handbook. illus. with title page vign. frontis. & 64 plates t/out. 5 folding charts of pewter marks at rear, pub. Lond. George  Bell  & Sons 1910 glt. ltg. to  spine  & front bd. silver dec. to front bd. cr.4to. pp.XXII.332. sl. rubbed, rear hinge little weak otherwise v/good copy.    Price: $125.00
    _Copy & paste to order or fax Aust. 03 9568 3122_Overseas +61 3 9568 3122_
  101. MAXWELL R. -  Textiles Of Southeast Asia. Tradition, Trade and Transformation. Southeast Asia's textile manufacturing history, illustrated throughout w/maps, 580 color and b/w photographs, pub. Melbourne Oxford Uni. Press and National Gallery 1990 1st ed. d/w. 4to. pp.432 2 pages of maps. Very fine copy.     Price: $150.00
  102. MEDLEY  MARGARET Yuan Porcelain & Stoneware. Chinese Yuan Dynasty porcelain. illus. with many plates t/out. some col. pub.  Lond.  Faber d/w. roy.8vo.  pp.XII.140,114  of plates.   Price:  $50.00
  103. MOORE   N.   HUDSON  The  Old   China   Book.   Including Staffordshire, Wedgwood, Lustre, other English Pottery  and Porcelain. illus. with frontis. title page vign. & 150 full page plates t/out. pub. N.Y. Tudor Pub. Co. 1937 or. maroon cl.  8vo. pp.XIV.300.  some spotting (rust)  to  2  pages, something metallic stored in the book, else fine.   Price:  $65.00
  104. MORT S.R. Coins Of The Hapsburg Emperors and Related Issues 1619 to 1919 illus. with frontis., and printed key tissue guard, end-paper map and 1 plate, rear e/paper has mint marks, monograms and other devices; pub. Melbourne, The Hawthorn Press 1959. or. red cl. 8vo. pp.8.180. Front e/paper clipped else fine.     Price: $60.00
    Order this book  
  105. MUNSTERBERG HUGO -  Chinese Buddhist Bronzes. profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page, col. frontis. pub. Japan Charles Tuttle & Co. 1967 1st ed. d/w. 4to. pp.192      Price: $115.00.     Convert Currency  Parcel Costs
  106. MURRAY MARY  A Home Of My Own. Handy hints and images from domestic life in Australia in the 1940's and 50's. illus. with many illustrations and photos from magazines and newspapers of the era. pub. Melbourne Mallon Publishing Melbourne 2001 or. col. laminated boards 4to. pp.130 Fascinating period photos advertisements and real handy hints. Very fine.    Price: $40.00
  107. MYATT BILL & TOM HANLEY Australian Coins, Notes &  Medals. profusely illus. with plates t/out. pub. Melb. Castle Books 1980 d/w. 8vo. pp.256. Very good copy.   Price: $35.00
  108. NEWMAN   HAROLD   An  Illustrated  Dictionary  Of   Glass. Including 2,442 definitions of wares, materials, processes, forms,  and  decorative styles, and  entries  on  principal glass-makers,  decorators and designers, from antiquity  to the  present. illus. with 625 text plates, 17 in col.  pub. Lond. Thames & Hudson 1987 or.illus.wps. cr.4to. pp.352.      Price: $35.00
  109. NEWMAN  HAROLD An Illustrated Dictionary  Of  Silverware. 2,373  entries  relating  to British  and  North  American wares, decorative techniques, styles, leading designers and makers, principally from c.1500 to the present. illus. with 725 text illus. (photo plates) 16 in col. pub. Lond. Thames & Hudson 1987 d/w. cr.4to. pp.368.     Price:$75.00
  110. ORTENBURGER  RICK Black Forest Clocks.  profusely  illus. with  plates  t/out.  some full page  &  col.  pub.  U.S.A. Schiffer Pub. 1991 d/w. roy.4to. pp.268. with  price guide.   Price:  $200.00
  111. ORTMANN ERWIN   The Collector's Guide To Model Tin Figures  illus. with colour & b/w. plates & drawings. pub. London: Studio Vista, 1974 1st. ed. d/w. roy.4to. pp.200 Complete account of the art of making flat military tin figures. The text consists of two parts; a history of the tin figure, and the production process with details of engraving, casting and painting. An authoritative & valuable guide to the history of model tin figures.     Price: $60.00
  112. OXFORD GLORIA Take A Hint Text illus. by J.R. Harris; pub. Melbourne Catjump Pub 1989 or. laminated boards 4to. pp.158. Oxford's take a hint includes hundreds of tried and true solutions to life's perennial problems. Home Hints in ‘New Idea’ and on channel ’10.’ Fine.   Price: $30.00
  113. PALARDY  JEAN  The  Early  Furniture  Of  French  Canada. Translated from the French by Eric McLean. profusely illus. with  plates  t/out.  many full page 10  col.  pub.  Canada Macmillan 1963 d/w. roy.4to. pp.404.      Price:  $150.00
  114. PARKIN MICHAEL Compiler. Louis Wain's Cats. illus. with 62 dwgs. & plates 32 in col. many full page pub. Lond.  Thames & Hudson 1983 d/w. 8vo.obl. pp.80.     Price:  $40.00
  115. PATTERSONS PTY. LTD August Home Savings Sale. Catalogue of furniture and household goods. illus. t/out. with  examples of  goods, pub. Melb. 1951 or. col.illus.wps.  8vo.  pp.30. fine.  added:  letter to invite customer to the  store  for preview.   Price:  $35.00
  116. PETROVA SYLVA and Jean-Luc Olivie (editors)     Bohemian Glass 1400-1989 illus. with 250 illustrations, including 100 plates in full color index. pub. New York: Abrams, 1990 d/w. roy.4to. pp.240.     Price: $100.00
  117. POSTCARD AUCTION Inc. Postal History. (Paul Kornan) Held at South Melb. Town Hall 17th March 1984 profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page pub. Melb. or. b/w. wps. 8vo. pp.48. contains estimates.     Price:  $15.00
  118. PRICE MARTIN JESSOP General Editor -   Coins an Illustrated Survey 650 Bc to the Present Day. profusely illus. with plates throughout, some full page and col. "Over" 2,000 Photos 80 in col. (Index) pub. New York, NY, Methuen Inc. 1980 1st ed. d/w. roy.4to. pp.320. fine, inscription on front free e/paper, but e/papers are brown and is hardly noticeable.      Price: $150.00
    _  Copy & paste to order or fax Aust. 03 9568 3122_Overseas +61 3 9568 3122__
  119. RAINWATER  DOROTHY and DONNA H. FELGER Spoons From  Around The World. profusely illus. with plates t/out. 16 full page &  col.  pub. U.S.A. Schiffer Pub. 1992  d/w.  4to. pp.352.   Price: $150.00
  120. REDMAN  WILLIAM  Illustrated Handbook  Of  Information  On Pewter And Sheffield Plate, With full Particulars of  Touch Marks,  Makers'  Marks,  Etc. profusely  illus.  with  b/w. plates,  dgms. t/out. many full page, pub. U.K.  by  author 1903  or. glt. dec. & ltg. to front board,  cr.4to. pp.84.P  rice:  $75.00
  121. REEVE CLAUDE B.The Musical Clock. illus. with 59 b/w illustrations (photos and measured drawings). pub. U.K. Kings Langley: Model & Allied Publications / Argus Books Ltd, 1975 1st ed. d/w. roy.8vo. pp.6.125. Fine      Price: $95.00
  122. REILLY ROBIN and GEORGE SAVAGE The Dictionary Of Wedgwood. profusely illus. with plates t/out. 5 full page & col. pub. U.K. Antique Collectors Club 1989 d/w. 4to. pp.414.     Price: $150.00
  123. REILLY  ROBIN Wedgwood Jasper. profusely illus. with  over 600  plates  t/out. 71 in col. pub. Lond. Thames  &  Hudson 1994 d/w. 4to. pp.410.    Price: $135.00
  124. RICHARDSON MIKE & SUE Dinky Toys & Modelled Miniatures 1931-1979. profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page many col. pub. Lond. New Cavendish Books 1986, The Hornby Companion Series, d/w. cr.4to.obl. pp.312,70.    Price: $150.00
  125. ROBERTS  DEREK British Skeleton Clocks.  profusely  illus. with  plates t/out. 26 full page & col. pub.  U.K.  Antique Collector's Club 1987 d/w. roy.4to. pp.272.    Price: $185.00
    _Copy & paste to order or fax Aust. 03 9568 3122_Overseas +61 3 9568 3122_
  126. ROTH H. LING  Oriental Silverwork, Malay And Chinese. illus. with 170 ills & ills through the text, pub. Kuala Lumpur, Univ of Malaya Press 1966. A reprint of the 1910 edition. d/w. 4to. pp.8,300, fine copy.      Price: $115.00
    Order this book  
  127. SAVAGE GEORGE The Art And Antique Restorer's Handbook. A dictionary of Materials and Processes used in the Restoration & Preservation of all kinds of Art. pub. Lond. 1977 d/w. 8vo. pp.142. fine.     Price: $40.00.     Convert Currency  Parcel Costs
  128. SEARS  ROEBUCK  AND CO. Consumers Guide Fall  1900.  illus. with  text dwgs. t/out. many of costume, personal  effects, hardware, sporting goods, musical instruments, pub. U.S.A. Gun  Digest  Pub.  Co.  (miniature  reproduction  of  Sears, Roebuck  and  Co. Catalogue of  1900)  or.illus.wps.  12mo. pp.1120.      Price: $25.00
  129. SEARS  ROEBUCK-The  Catalogue. profusely illus.  with  text dwgs.  t/out. many of costume, personal effects,  hardware, sporting goods  and musical instruments pub.  N.Y.  Bounty Books  nd.197-? facsimile re-print of the 1902 ed.  or.bds. d/w. 4to. pp.1162.     Price: $65.00
  130. SEARS  ROEBUCK & CO. Catalogue No.116. The 1906  Edition  Of The  Great  Price Maker. profusely illus. with  text  dwgs. t/out. many  of  costume,  personal  effects,   hardware, sporting  goods and musical instruments pub.  N.Y.  Castle Books nd.197-? facsimile re-print of the 1906 ed. or.illus. grn.wps. pp.1412     Price: $45.00
  131. SEARS  ROEBUCK & CO. Catalogue No.117.  Joseph Schroeder, ( Editor ) The Great Price Maker, Catalogue 117. 1908 Sears, Roebuck Catalogue - A Treasured Replica from the Archives of History profusely illus. with  text  dwgs. t/out. many  of  costume,  personal  effects,   hardware, sporting  goods and musical instruments pub. Illinois DBI Books 1971 facsimile re-print of the 1906 ed. or.illus. stiff yellow and red wps. pp.1184. fine copy.      Price: $45.00
  132. SEARS  ROEBUCK & CO.. Alan Mirken, ( Editor ) The Roaring Twenties,  1927 Sears, Roebuck Catalogue - A Treasured Replica from the Archives of History profusely illus. with  text  dwgs. t/out. many  of  costume,  personal  effects,   hardware, sporting  goods and musical instruments pub. U,S.A. Bounty Books 1970 facsimile re-print of the 1927 ed. or.illus. stiff yellow and red wps. pp.1104. fine copy.     Price: $45.00
  133. SEARS  ROEBUCK & CO. Leslie Parr (Editor) - The Best of Sears Collectibles, 1905-1910 profusely illus. with  text  dwgs. t/out. many  of  costume,  personal  effects,   hardware, sporting  goods and musical instruments pub.  N.Y.  Arno Press nd.197-? facsimile re-print or.illus. yellow stiff wps. pp.1412. fine.      Price: $45.00
  134. SCHIFFER HERBERT Peter, Nancy;  Antique Iron: Survey of American and English Forms, Fifteenth through Nineteenth Centuries profusely illus. with b/w. photographs of all types of ironwork, including architectural hardware, armaments, kitchen utensils, toys, weathervanes, stoves, furniture, lighting, tools, etc. pub. USA PA Schiffer Ltd. 1979 d/w. 4to. pp.352 Fine copy.     Price: $125.00
    _   Copy & paste to order or fax Aust. 03 9568 3122_Overseas +61 3 9568 3122__
  135. SKINNER DION H.   Cigarette Cards Australian Issues & Values. profusely illus. with plates t/out. many full page & col. pub. S.A. Malvern Renniks Books 1982 or. purple & gold boards, red lettering to bds. cr.4to. pp.246. The only reference in col. for cards issued in Australia.    Price: $60.00
  136. SPINNING  WHEEL  Ed. by. Complete Book  Of  Dolls.  Vol.II. profusely  illus.  with plates t/out. 14 full page  &  col. pub. N.Y. Gold Horse Pub. Co. 1983 d/w. 4to. pp.266.     Price: $60.00
  137. STEVENSON SETH W.    A Dictionary of Roman Coins, Republican and Imperial: Revised, in Part By C. Roach Smith and Completed By Frederic W, Madden illus. with upwards of seven hundred engravings on wood, chiefly executed by the late R.W. Fairholt. pub. London: B.A. Seaby, 1982 Facsimile Reprint of this standard numismatic reference work (originally published in 1889) d/w. 8vo. pp.930 Fine copy.      Price: $125.00
  138. SOCIETY Of Industrial Artists. - Compiled by. Designers In Britain. A Biennial Review of Graphic and Industrial Design. profusely illus. with plates t/out. some full page & col. pub. Lond. Alan Wingate 1949 or. blue cl. 4to. pp.292. almost fine copy.    Price: $115.00      Convert Currency  Parcel Costs
  139. THORN C. JORDAN   Handbook Of Old Pottery And Porcelain Marks illus. with 44 black and white photo illustrations. Almost 4,000 marks reproduced, with explanations. pub. New York, Tudor Publishing, 1947 d/w. roy.8vo. pp. 176. Dictionary illustrating in facsimile nearly 4,000 marks, signatures, and monograms in 25 countries, from 1400 to the 20th century. The important manufactories of Pottery, Porcelain, Majolica, Fayence, Delft and other earthernware. sl. chipped d/w. else fine.    Price: $45.00
  140. TRENDALL A. D  The Shellal Mosaic and Other Classical Antiquities in the Australian War Memorial Canberra illus. with b/w frontispiece, 1 map, b/w illustrations within text, 3 b/w plates, 2 colour plates, bibliography, pub. Canberra; Australian War Memorial, 1964 original cream stiff wrapper, 4to. pp.36 Booklet discusses the retrieval of an ancient mosaic floor by Australian troops in the Middle East during the First World War and interprets the artefact. Fine copy.     Price: $20.00
  141. VADER  JOHN and BRIAN MURRAY Antique Bottle Collecting  In Australia.  illus. with 14 full page col. plates  t/out.  & numerous b/w. pub. Syd. Ure Smith 1975 1st.ed.  d/w. 4to.  pp.122.  fine.     Price: $45.00
    Order this book  
  142. VICTORIAN Catalogue Of Household Goods-The.  A Complete Compendium of over five thousand items to Furnish and Decorate the Victorian Home. Introduction by Dorothy Bosomworth  profusely illus. with plates t/out. 12 full page & col. pub. Lond. Studio Editions, 1993 (first pub. in 1883) d/w. 4to. pp.328. fine.    Price: $75.00.
  143. VUKOVIC NICK   Collecting Australian Postcards. A guide to values. profusely illus. with plates t/out. some 8 full page & col. pub. Melb. Philatelic Wholesalers. or. stapled lt.blu. red pict. stiff wps. 8vo. pp.88. A detailed listing of Australian postcards from around 1880 onwards. Many are illustrated Fine.    Price: $35.00
  144. VYDRA JOSEF Ludvik Kunz, Translated By Roberta Finlayson Samsour     Painting On Folk Ceramics illus. with 156 plates in black/white and colour. Illustrated endpapers. pub. London: Spring Books Circa 1960's. d/w. roy.4to. pp.78 pages plus 156 plates; Fine copy.     Price: $55.00
  145. WARD PETE   Fantastic Plastic illus. with over 350 full colour pictures pub. London New Burlington Books, 1997 d/w. folio pp.144. Kitsch collector's guide to everything plastic from 50s household items to 90s celebrity figures. Wherever you find plastic you can also find kitsch in one form or another. Here are gaudy colors, unusual shapes and nostalgic associations that hold a childlike fascination for the collector. Useful information on the history of plastic and tips on collecting. Fine in the torn d/w.   Price: $35.00
  146. WHITE GWEN Toys : Dolls Automata Marks And Labels.  illus. with frontis. & over 2900 marks, 20 photo plates pub. Lond. Batsford 1985 d/w. cr.4to. pp.240.      Price: $100.00
    _Copy & paste to order or fax Australia: +61 3 9568 3122  
  147. WILLIAMS SYDNEY B. Antique Blue And White Spode. with col. frontis.  & profusely illus. with plates t/out.  many  col. and  full  page pub. Lond. Batsford 1987  d/w.  4to. pp.XVIII.248.      Price: $90.00
  148. WILLIAMSON  Dr GEORGE C. The Miniature Collector. A  Guide for  the  Amatuer Collector of Portrait  Miniatures.  illus. with  32  full page plates t/out. 3 line dwgs.  pub.  Lond. Herbert Jenkins 1921 12mo. pp.XII.306.  lacks one  page  to index (torn in half) &  f/free  e/paper  else v/good copy.    Price: $60.00
  149. WRIGHT LAWRENCE Clean And Decent. The Facinating History of the Bathroom and the Water Closet And of sundry Habits, Fashions & Acc essories of The Toilet principally in Great Britain, France & America. profusely illus. with plates, drawings in the text, pub. Lond. George Routledge & Kegan Paul 1960 d/w. 8vo. pp.XII.282.     Price: $60.00.      Convert Currency  Parcel Costs
  150. WYLDE C.H.   How To Collect Continental China illus. with 40 b/w plates and numerous text figs of china marks pub. London George Bell & Sons, 1907or. dark cream cl. 8vo. pp.254. Rough cut edges. Handy guide to the identification of the porcelain made on the continent of Europe chiefly during the eighteenth century. ;Spine slightly browned, little flecking from insects, a very good copy.    Price: $60.00.
  151. ZAPTA  JANET  The Jewelry and Enamels  of  Louis  Comfort Tiffany. profusely illus. with plates t/out. many full page &  col. (142, 84 in col.) pub. Lond. Thames &  Hudson  1993 d/w. 8vo. pp.176.     Price:  $85.00
Australia 03 9568 5222   u   Overseas .+61 3 9568 5222 .
. Fax:  
Australia 03 9568 3122   u   Overseas . +61 3 9568 3122 .