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The Collector's Voice: Critical Readings in the Practice of Collecting: Volume 4: Contemporary Voices

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The Collector's Voice: Critical Readings in the Practice of Collecting:...

Paul Martin, Rosemary Flanders, Fiona Morton

Museums & museology; Social & cultural history; Cultural studies; Antiques & collectables

Hardback

This volume focuses on the nature and study of collectors and collecting from 1960 onwards. Concentrating on new collecting,... [more]

$221.00

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Historic Maps And Views Of New York

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Historic Maps And Views Of New York

Vincent Virga

History; Antiques & collectables: pictures, prints & maps; Travel maps

Paperback

Relief shown by shading and gradient tints. [more]

$25.99

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A Man and His Watch

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A Man and His Watch

Matthew Hranek

Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Clocks, chronometers & watches (horology); Antique clocks, watches, musical boxes & automata

Hardback

A covetable celebration of watches and the stories at the heart of men's obsession with them. [more]

$79.99

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Coinage and History of the Roman Empire

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Coinage and History of the Roman Empire

David Vagi

General & world history; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Coins, banknotes, medals, seals (numismatics)

Hardback

This study in the fields of Roman history and numismatics includes hundreds of significant updates in chronology, historical... [more]

$473.00

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The Collector's Voice: Critical Readings in the Practice of Collecting: Volume 2: Early Voices

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The Collector's Voice: Critical Readings in the Practice of Collecting:...

Kenneth Arnold, Rosemary Flanders, Fiona Morton, Professor Susan Pearce

Antiques & collectables; Hobbies, quizzes & games

Hardback

The study of collection is a growth point in cultural studies, conceived as a study of practice, of the ways in which people... [more]

$221.00

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Encyclopedia of Ephemera: A Guide to the Fragmentary Documents of Everyday Life for the Collector, Curator and Historian

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Encyclopedia of Ephemera: A Guide to the Fragmentary Documents of Everyday...

Maurice Rickards

Reference works; Society & culture: general; Antiques & collectables

Hardback

First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. [more]

$152.00

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Wittelsbach State and Ceremonial Carriages

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Wittelsbach State and Ceremonial Carriages

Rudolf H. Wackernagel

History: specific events & topics; Other manufacturing technologies; Antiques & collectables; Transport: general interest

Hardback

The first complete survey of the Munich state carriages. In Vol. 1 (plates) the carriages are succinctly and clearly presented... [more]

$130.00

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Conservation Skills: Judgement, Method and Decision Making

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Conservation Skills: Judgement, Method and Decision Making

Chris Caple

Archaeological methodology & techniques; Conservation of buildings & building materials; Care & restoration of antiques

Hardback

This work not only describes the nature of conservation but also provides an ethical framework to which the conservation of... [more]

$198.00

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Perspectives on the Renaissance Medal: Portrait Medals of the Renaissance

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Perspectives on the Renaissance Medal: Portrait Medals of the Renaissance...

Stephen K. Scher

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Coins, banknotes, medals, seals (numismatics)

Hardback

The papers in this book were delivered at two conferences held in conjunction with the exhibition, The Currency of Fame: Portrait... [more]

$198.00

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That Wonderful Walnut Whatnot: A shoppers' guide to antiques and collectables in South Australia

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That Wonderful Walnut Whatnot: A shoppers' guide to antiques and collectables...

William Hall, Dorothy Hall

Antiques & collectables

Paperback

From emporium to storeroom, antique to bric-a-brac, kitchenalia to militar... [more]

$14.95

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The Reformation and the Book

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The Reformation and the Book

Jean-Francois Gilmont

European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Protestantism & Protestant Churches; History of ideas; Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

Hardback

This collection of reviews deals with the role of the book in the spread of the Protestant Reformation all over the continent,... [more]

$242.00

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`A Miracle of Learning': Studies in Manuscripts and Irish Learning: Essays in Honour of William O'Sullivan

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`A Miracle of Learning': Studies in Manuscripts and Irish Learning: Essays...

Dr Daibhi O Croinin

Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

Hardback

Some of the 14 essays focus on technical issues of manuscripts such as the earliest dry-point glosses in Codex Usserianus... [more]

$221.00

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Greek Painted Pottery

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Greek Painted Pottery

R. M. Cook

History of art: ancient & classical art; Ceramics: artworks; Multicultural education; Health psychology; Psychotherapy; Antiques & collectables: ceramics & glass

Paperback

This is the first ever paperback edition of this classics text, which has been extensively revised and includes a fully updated... [more]

$71.99

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Books and Libraries in Early England

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Books and Libraries in Early England

Helmut Gneuss

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Library & information services; Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

Hardback

The articles in this volume, both in English and German, are devoted to the study of books, readers and libraries in medieval... [more]

$221.00

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Piety and the People: Religious Printing in French, 1511-1551

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Piety and the People: Religious Printing in French, 1511-1551

Francis M. Higman

Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies; Religion: general; Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

Hardback

This is a listing of all religious printing in French between 1511 and 1551. Also included are lists of printers, arranged... [more]

$242.00

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The Jewellery Of Roman Britain: Celtic and Classical Traditions

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The Jewellery Of Roman Britain: Celtic and Classical Traditions

Catherine Johns, Catherine Johns

Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Antiques & collectables: jewellery; Antiques & collectables: gold & silver (other than jewellery)

Hardback

This work provides a survey of the jewellery of Roman Britain. Fully illustrated and accessible to both the specialist and... [more]

$198.00

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Collecting in a Consumer Society

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Collecting in a Consumer Society

Russell W. Belk (York University, Canada)

Acquisitions & collection development; History: specific events & topics; Consumerism; Anthropology; Antiques & collectables

Hardback

This work examines the relationship between the development of the consumer society and the rise of collecting by individuals... [more]

$198.00

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Monnaie et finances a Byzance: analyses, techniques

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Monnaie et finances a Byzance: analyses, techniques

Ms Cecile Morrisson

Asian history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Economic history; Coins, banknotes, medals, seals (numismatics)

Hardback

An analysis of the way in which money - both finances and coinage - was dealt with in the Byzantine Empire. The influence... [more]

$231.00

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Maps Of Mughal India

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Maps Of Mughal India

Susan Gole

Drawing & drawings; Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

Hardback

First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. [more]

$357.00

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Roman Coins from India

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Roman Coins from India

Paula J. Turner

Archaeology; Coins, banknotes, medals, seals (numismatics)

Hardback

Presents a collation of the recorded finds of Roman coins on Indian soil. This book includes chapters on the historical significance... [more]

$129.00

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Chaumet in Majesty: Jewels of Sovereigns Since 1780

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Chaumet in Majesty: Jewels of Sovereigns Since 1780

Jean-Marc Mansvelt, Stephane Bern, Christophe Vachaudez, Romain Condamine

Antiques & collectables: jewellery

Paperback

An homage to the royal tiara, the crowning diadem of beauty and power.<br... [more]

$49.99

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St Cecilia's Hall: Museum Highlights

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St Cecilia's Hall: Museum Highlights

Sarah Deters

Concert halls, arenas, stadia; Musical instruments & instrumental ensembles; Museums & museology; Antiques & collectables: scientific & musical instruments

Paperback

A beautifully illustrated selection of historical musical instruments from the collection of St Cecilia's Hall, Edinburgh.... [more]

$22.99

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Barns Across America: A Photographic Journey

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Barns Across America: A Photographic Journey

,Jeffrey Steccato

Photographs: collections; Architecture; Antiques & collectables

Paperback

An award-winning photographer, Steccato has been driving the back roads of America, from Arizona's ghost towns to the Blue... [more]

$52.99

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Farming in Miniature: Volume 1: A review of British-made toy farm vehicles up to 1980

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Farming in Miniature: Volume 1: A review of British-made toy farm vehicles...

Robert Newson, Peter Wade-Martins, Adrian Little

Antiques & collectables: toys, games & models; Tractors & farm vehicles: general interest

Paperback

Farming in Miniature is an essential guide for collectors of British toy models interested in farm tractors, farm horses and... [more]

$39.99

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Book Row: An Anecdotal and Pictorial History of the Antiquarian Book Trade

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Book Row: An Anecdotal and Pictorial History of the Antiquarian Book Trade...

Marvin Mondlin, Roy Meador

Memoirs; Publishing industry; Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

Paperback

The American Story of the Bookstores on Fourth Avenue from the 1890s to the 1960s New York City has eight million stories,... [more]

$44.98

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