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The Watch, Thoroughly Revised

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The Watch, Thoroughly Revised

Stone Gene, Stephen Pulvirent

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

The best book for anyone interested in the world of vintage and modern watches [more]

$75.00

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Jewelry: The Body Transformed

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Jewelry: The Body Transformed

Melanie Holcomb, Kim Benzel, Soyoung Lee, Diana Craig Patch, Joanne Pillsbury

Decorative arts; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Antiques & collectables: jewellery

Hardback

A cross-cultural examination of jewelry spanning 5,000 years that investigates not only the objects themselves but also the... [more]

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Frederick Whirlpool VC: Australia's Hidden Victoria Cross

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Frederick Whirlpool VC: Australia's Hidden Victoria Cross

Alan Leek

Biography: historical, political & military; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Military history; Coins, banknotes, medals, seals (numismatics)

Paperback

A riveting historical mystery that sweeps four continents and fills a void... [more]

$29.99

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20th-Century Fashion in Detail

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20th-Century Fashion in Detail

Claire Wilcox, Valerie D. Mendes, Oriole Cullen, Jenny Lister, Sonnet Stanfill

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Fashion & textiles: design; Textile design & theory; Antiques & collectables: carpets, rugs & textiles

Paperback

A unique insight into high-end 20th-century fashion explored through sumptuous detail photography of some of the most luxurious... [more]

$49.99

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Australia's Beer Posters: A Collection of the Best: Volume 1

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Australia's Beer Posters: A Collection of the Best: Volume 1

Michael Bannenberg

History; Antiques & collectables

Paperback

This large, beautiful book is the culmination of 30 years of research and... [more]

$89.99

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Bestiary: Animals in Art from the Ice Age to Our Age

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Bestiary: Animals in Art from the Ice Age to Our Age

Christopher Masters

Art & Architecture; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Antiques & collectables: pictures, prints & maps

Hardback

A gift book to delight and inspire, brimming with beasts real and imagined, from every age and culture around the world. [more]

$35.00

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Faberge Rediscovered

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Faberge Rediscovered

Wilfried Zeisler

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Individual artists, art monographs; History; Antiques & collectables: jewellery; Antiques & collectables: gold & silver (other than jewellery); Jewellery & beadcraft

Hardback

Presents 90 fabulous pieces made by celebrated Russian jeweller Peter Carl Faberge, along with new research, exciting discoveries,... [more]

$70.00

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Arms and Armour of the First World War

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Arms and Armour of the First World War

Jonathan Ferguson, Lisa Traynor, Henry Yallop

History; First World War; Weapons & equipment; Military life & institutions; Militaria, arms & armour

Paperback

This book offers an extended introduction to the artillery and personal firearms of the Great War, with particular focus on... [more]

$29.95

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Masterpieces in Miniature: Engraved Gems from Prehistory to the Present

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Masterpieces in Miniature: Engraved Gems from Prehistory to the Present...

Claudia Wagner, John Boardman

History of Art & Design Styles; Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Classical history & classical civilisation; Antiques & collectables: jewellery

Hardback

The creation of miniature intaglios - or incised carvings - which could be impressed on clay or wax was one of the earliest... [more]

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Collecting Children's Literature: Art, Memories, Values

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Collecting Children's Literature: Art, Memories, Values

Noah Fleisher, Lauren Zittle

Children's literature studies: general; Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

Hardback

Children's Books delight the young and the young at heart. From the gentle ritual of Goodnight Moon to the incredible odyssey... [more]

$46.99

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Ultimate LEGO Star Wars

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Ultimate LEGO Star Wars

DK

Science fiction; Antiques & collectables: toys, games & models; Hobbies, quizzes & games (Children's&YA); Children's & young adult reference material; Reference works (Children's&YA)

Hardback

The definitive, encyclopedia guide to the LEGO (R) Star Wars (TM)galaxy, showcasing the vast collection of LEGO Star Wars... [more]

$59.99

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Antiques Roadshow: 40 Years of Great Finds

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Antiques Roadshow: 40 Years of Great Finds

Paul Atterbury

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Television; Antiques & collectables

Hardback

A collection of the timeless, the priceless and the unforgettable, this beautiful compendium accompanies the beloved BBC One... [more]

$39.99

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Light and Sound Tricorder (Star Trek) (Miniature Editions)

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Light and Sound Tricorder (Star Trek) (Miniature Editions)

Chip Carter

Fiction-related items; Antiques & collectables

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Joining Running Press's bestselling Star Trek mini kit series, Star Trek: Light-and-Sound Tricorder is timed to coincide with... [more]

$17.99

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A Kind of Magic: Art Deco Vanity Cases

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A Kind of Magic: Art Deco Vanity Cases

Sarah Hue-Williams, Peter Edwards

Art & design styles: Art Deco; Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Antiques & collectables: gold & silver (other than jewellery)

Hardback

The 50 vanity cases shown in this book are from one private collection, with examples of contemporary jewellery and images... [more]

$79.99

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The Pilum: The Roman Heavy Javelin

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The Pilum: The Roman Heavy Javelin

M. C. Bishop

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Military history; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Weapons & equipment; Militaria, arms & armour

Paperback

An engaging history that traces the origins, combat uses and legacy of the Roman heavy javelin at war, with appeal to any... [more]

$24.99

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Silver: Nature and Culture

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Silver: Nature and Culture

Lindsay Shen

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Antiques & collectables: gold & silver (other than jewellery); Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

This book features many glistening illustrations of silver in nature and art, jewellery, film, advertising and popular culture,... [more]

$34.99

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Samurai Swords - A Collector's Guide: A Comprehensive Introduction to History, Collecting and Preservation - of the Japanese Sword

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Samurai Swords - A Collector's Guide: A Comprehensive Introduction to History,...

Clive Sinclaire

History; Militaria, arms & armour

Hardback

Japanese swords, particularly those wielded by famous samurai warriors, hold a continuing fascination for collectors of fine... [more]

$39.99

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Jeweled Splendours of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection

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Jeweled Splendours of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin...

Princess Catherine Aga Khan, Pierre Rainero

Art & design styles: Art Deco; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Antiques & collectables: jewellery

Hardback

A visual celebration of jeweled masterworks from Paris in the Art Deco era [more]

$90.00

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The Gladius: The Roman Short Sword

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The Gladius: The Roman Short Sword

M. C. Bishop

History; European history; Classical history & classical civilisation; Military history; Weapons & equipment; Militaria, arms & armour

Paperback

This fully illustrated study draws upon the latest research to tell the enthralling story of the Roman short sword at war,... [more]

$22.99

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Film and Television Star Cars: Collecting the Die-cast Models

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Film and Television Star Cars: Collecting the Die-cast Models

Paul Brent Adams

Films, movies & cinema; Television; Society & Social Sciences; Antiques & collectables: toys, games & models

Hardback

Paul Brent Adams looks at the exciting world of collectable die-cast star cars. [more]

$44.95

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Playing with Power: Nintendo Nes Classic

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Playing with Power: Nintendo Nes Classic

Garitt Rocha, Nick Von Esmarch

Computer games: strategy guides; Antiques & collectables: toys, games & models

Hardback

Playing with Power: Nintendo NES Classics will cover complete strategy for many classic NES games as well as content from... [more]

$69.95

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Miller's Art Deco: Living with the Art Deco Style

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Miller's Art Deco: Living with the Art Deco Style

Judith Miller

Art & design styles: Art Deco; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Antiques & collectables

Hardback

A gloriously illustrated and informative celebration of Art Deco, in the same series as Miller's Arts & Crafts and Miller's... [more]

$55.00

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Dolls' Houses: A History and Collector's Guide

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Dolls' Houses: A History and Collector's Guide

Moi Ali

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Antiques & collectables: toys, games & models

Paperback

Moi Ali explores the fascinating world of dolls' houses. [more]

$44.95

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Balinese Painting and Sculpture: From the Krzysztof Musial Collection

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Balinese Painting and Sculpture: From the Krzysztof Musial Collection

Adrian Vickers

Art & Architecture; Oriental art; Asian history; Antiques & collectables: pictures, prints & maps

Paperback

Collections usually grow out of interests, ones that come to border on obsession. Collecting art from Bali often begins with... [more]

$44.99

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Morbid Curiosities: Collections of the Uncommon and the Bizarre: Collections of the Uncommon and the Bizarre

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Morbid Curiosities: Collections of the Uncommon and the Bizarre: Collections...

Paul Gambino

Reference; Antiques & collectables: buyer's guides

Hardback

Offers insight into the strange world of collectors of the macabre. This title features 17 unique collections and an extensive... [more]

$49.95

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