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Burns Cottage Alloway: Catalogue of Manuscripts, Relics, Paintings and Other Exhibits in the Cottage and Museum with Historical Note.

By: N/A

Price: £8.00

Publisher: T.M. Gemmell & Sons Ltd.: 1975

Edition: Unknown Edition

Seller ID: 003268

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers in Near Fine condition. Unknown edition, b&w illustrations. Burns Cottage Alloway: Catalogue of Manuscripts, Relics, Paintings and Other Exhibits in the Cottage and Museum with Historical Note. S3. View more info

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Proceedings of The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland Volume XCV 1961-62.

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005688

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in quarter cloth binding with paper covered boards, some light shelfwear but in otherwise Very Good condition. First edition, pp iv, 334, b&w illustrations and plates to rear, index. Contents include: Late Fifteenth Century Church paintings from Guthrie and Foulis Easter, The Date of the Medieval Coin-Hoard from Tom a'Bhuraich in Aberdeenshire, Two Pictish Symbol Stones: (i) Flemington Farm, Aberlemmo, Angus View more info

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Glimpses of Moray.

By: Black, Emma.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Courant and Courier, 1937.: 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 757

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, slight shelfwear, but otherwise in Very Good condition. Scarce Copy. First edition. Previous owner's name on front end page. Pp 47, with colour plates inserted and b&w illustrations of the scenery of Moray. Introduction by Emma Black. History of the hospital by Thomas H. W. Alexander. A collection of poems and paintings. This book was compiled to raise funds to build an extension for the Gray's Hospital. Shelf 10. View more info

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On Abstract Art

By: Briony Fer

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005578

ISBN: 0300069758

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in cloth covered boards, top corners of boards slightly bumped but otherwise Fine condition, dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 194, colour and b&w illustrations throughout, notes, index. An exploration of ways to think about abstract art and the problems of interpretation it raises. The author speculates on the language required to describe the effects of key abstract paintings and sculptures and on ways to discuss critical issues when a work of art is without "subject matter". View more info

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Return to One Man's Island: Paintings and Sketches from the Isle of May

By: Brockie, Keith

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birlinn Ltd: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003350

ISBN: 1841589748

Condition: As New


Hardcover, As New. First edition, colour illustrations. Keith Brockie's One Man's Island: Paintings and Sketches from the Isle of May (1984), immediately became one of the bestselling Scottish natural history books of all time. The combination of breathtaking wildlife images with notes and background information, captured unforgettably the beauty of nature, and in particular that of the Isle of May, a little gem of an island in the Firth of Forth. The packed weight of this book is over 1kg so for UK First Class or Overseas we may ask for additional postage. Since then Brockie has constantl... View more info

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Leslie A. Wilcox: R.I., R.S.M.A.

By: Carr, Frank G.G.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: F. Lewis Publishers, 1977. 853170495: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 707

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition - blue boards with gilt lettering to the front and spine, dust wrapper in very good condition with clear archival wrapper - price clipped, front panel tipped in causing some creasing; First edition, limited to 600 copies, pp 47 followed by 39 pages of b&w reproductions of Leslie Wilcox art including two tipped in colour plates; A collection of noted marine artist Leslie Wilcox's most famous paintings. S6. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, PLEASE CONTACT US BY EMAIL BEFORE ORDERING FOR A POSTAGE QU... View more info

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Leslie A. Wilcox: R.I., R.S.M.A.

By: Carr, Frank G.G.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: F. Lewis Publishers, 1977. 853170495: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004703

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition - blue boards with gilt lettering to the front and spine, dust wrapper with some shelfwear and small tears internally repaired but otherwise in very good condition with clear archival wrapper - price clipped, front panel tipped in causing some creasing; First edition, limited to 600 copies, pp 47 followed by 39 pages of b&w reproductions of Leslie Wilcox art including two tipped in colour plates; A collection of noted marine artist Leslie Wilcox's most famous paintings. S6. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS... View more info

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Julian Cooper - Earthly Powers: Paintings of a Sacred Mountain and Forgotten Quarries

By: Cooper, Julian

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Art Space Gallery: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005552

ISBN: 0954962389

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. First edition, Signed by Author, pp 30, colour illustrations throughout. Scarce Signed copy. View more info

Celebration of Sail: The Marine Art of Roy Cross RSMA

By: Cross, Roy

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Crowood Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004672

ISBN: 1861267150

Condition: Near Fine


Large hardcover in Near Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 128, b&w and colour illustrations throughout. This beautiful book features paintings by one of the foremost marine painters working today. Over more than thirty years Roy Cross has created a volume of work celebrating the peak of the development of the naval and merchant sailing vessel, for the late eighteenth to the late nineteenth centuries. This book is the first review of Roy's marine paintings to be published. Dozens of his best paintings are showcased in full colour and accompanied by detailed captions ... View more info

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Celebration of Sail: The Marine Art of Roy Cross RSMA

By: Cross, Roy

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Crowood Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004616

ISBN: 1861267150

Condition: Near Fine


Large hardcover in Near Fine condition with Near Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 128, b&w and colour illustrations throughout. This beautiful book features paintings by one of the foremost marine painters working today. Over more than thirty years Roy Cross has created a volume of work celebrating the peak of the development of the naval and merchant sailing vessel, for the late eighteenth to the late nineteenth centuries. This book is the first review of Roy's marine paintings to be published. Dozens of his best paintings are showcased in full colour and accompanied by detailed captions ... View more info

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The Tall Ship in Art

By: Cross, Roy; Gardner, Derek; Groves, John; Hunt, Geoff; Myers, Mark

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Blandford: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004671

ISBN: 0713726946

Condition: Fine


Oblong hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 144, very high quality colour illustrations throughout. Five world-class marine artists exhibit some of the most breathtaking paintings of ships ever published, in huge, oversize, full-color gallery-quality reproductions. Along with the gorgeous art comes the artists' own descriptions of their subjects and explanations of how they executed their work. The term "tall ships" calls to mind the majestic beauties that graced America's Bicentennial, but this collection also features paintings of such immortals as t... View more info

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The Marine Art of Geoff Hunt : Master Painter of the Naval World of Nelson and Patrick O'Brian

By: Hunt, Geoff

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press Ltd: 2004

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 004612

ISBN: 1844860000

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper, slipcase with some very minor shelfwear but otherwise Near Fine. Limited First edition of 250 [76], Signed by Geoff Hunt on half title page, pp 144, very high quality illustrations throughout, bibliography, index. 'Geoff Hunt"s pictures, perfectly accurate in period and details, but very far from merely representational, are often suffused with a light reminiscent of Canaletto" Patrick O'Brian "...his paintings, perhaps more than those of any other artist, have a compelling immediacy and sense of vitality, especially in his... View more info

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King's College Chapel, Aberdeen, 1500-2000.

By: Jane Geddes.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Northern Universities Press.: 2000

Seller ID: 005076

ISBN: 190265319X

Condition: As New


Softback in Very Good condition, with b&w illustrations and index.With pp303, with additional colour plates at the rear of the book. This new edition is a revised and expanded version of the book produced in 2000 to celebrate the quincentenary of King's College Chapel, Aberdeen. Since then, exciting discoveries have taken place and old ideas have been reappraised. The choir stalls and woodwork have provided a fresh seam of information about the meaning and use of the medieval chapel. Daniel MacCannell has identified new iconography in the stalls. Jane Geddes, prompted by the installation of ... View more info

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Orchidaceae Belgicae.

By: Klopfenstein E. & Toussaint, Ph.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Nationale Plantentuin van België/Jardin botanique national de Belgique: 1986

Seller ID: 003328

Condition: Fine


Large folio, printed wrappers and portfolio, creasing and marking to external folder. Brochure has some marking. Meise, Nationale Plantentuin van België/Jardin botanique national de Belgique, 1984, Number4 (of 5), 12 fine colour-plates on thick paper (270 x 400 mm) after paintings by Elisa Klopfenstein and brochure, pp. 28 text by Philippe Toussaint in French, Dutch, German and English. View more info

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Montreux.

By: Lewis, J. Hardwicke & May. Described by Francis H. Gribble.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Adam and Charles Black, 1908.: 1908

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2178

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with blue cloth boards and decorative gilt titles, in Very Good condition. First edition, pp viii, 112, adverts to rear, colour illustrations, index. Paintings and descriptions of Montreux. View more info

The Wonderful City of Carrie Van Wie: Paintings of San Francisco at the Turn of the Century.

By: Lewis, Oscar.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Book Club of California: 1963

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 004372

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover with coarse weaved cloth spine and paper covered boards in Fine condition. Limited edition of 525 , unpaginated, colour illustrations throughout. Paintings of Sanfrancisco at the Turn of the Century with descriptions by Oscar Lewis. Includes a folded advertisement and description of the book. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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From an Antique Land: Visual Representations of the Highlands and Islands 1700-1880

By: MacLeod, Anne

Price: £50.00

Publisher: John Donald Short Run Press: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003334

ISBN: 1906566534

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers in As New condition. First edition, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. This book looks at visual images as an alternative and undervalued source of evidence for ideas about the Scottish Gàidhealtachd in the period 1700-1880. Illustrated with 100 plates, it brings together many little known and previously unrelated images. Addressing the textual bias inherent in Scottish historical studies, the book examines a broad range of maps, plans, paintings, drawings, sketches and printed images, arguing that the concept of antiquity was the single most powerful influence ... View more info

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The Pastelist's Year: Painting the Four Seasons in Pastel.

By: Mowry, Elizabeth.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Watson-Guptill: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006206

ISBN: 0823039358

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in illustrated covers. 24 x 24cm, with pp160, colour illustrations and index. The Pastelist's Year: Painting the Four Seasons in Pastel. From an expert painter of pastels, here are hundreds of proven ways to capture the glory and color of the seasons. The palette and soft motifs of pastels are perfect for capturing the beauty of nature in every phase of the year. Now every artist can learn how to use them like the professionals. In The Pastelist's Year: Painting the Four Seasons In Pastel, Master Pastelist Elizabeth Mowry demonstrates, step by step, how to paint pastels that disti... View more info

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Dutch and Flemish paintings in the Glasgow Art Gallery: Volume One: Catalogue and Volume Two: Illustrations.

By: n/a

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Glasgow Art Gallery and Museum.: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005215

Condition: Very Good


Softback in two volumes. Book One: Catalogue: Some shelf wear and a crease in the back cover, otherwise in Very Good condition: pp182. Book two: : Illustrations some shelf wear, otherwise in Very Good condition, pp124. View more info

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Through My Eyes.

By: Neill, Debbie.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Debbie Neill: 2015

Seller ID: 006937

ISBN: 099336960X

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback in Near Fine condition,with dustwrapper, also in Near Fine condition. Unpaginated, with colour illustrations. The paintings of Debbie Neill. View more info