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Violin Fingering

by Flesch, Carl

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BookMangos
Published
1966
Condition
Good
Edition
First Published
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£51.38

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Barrie and Rockliff, 1966. First Published. Good. Flesch felt that certain aspects of violin playing needed to be explored in greater detail, hence this book. Black boards with writing to spine. Very stained and some bumping to all corners.Tight binding and clean pages.Heavy book so post and packing to be adjusted accordingly. First published
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Phaidon Book of Ballet

by Nureyev, Rudolf

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BookMangos
Published
1981
Condition
Very good
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£10.28

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Oxford: Phaidon, 1981. Very good/Very Good. This leads you down the long path of ballets evolution from sweet and simple storytelling to the modern and more complex themes of today. Blue boards with writing to spine. Bumped on corners and spine, faded. Tight binding and clean pages. Many photos and illustrations.Dj is bumped on the corners , mylar… Read more
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The Mozart Opera:Figaro Don GiovanniThe Magic Flute

by Moberly, R B

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BookMangos
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
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£11.56

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London: Victor Gollancz, 1967. Very Good/very good. this is a book to delight and instruct all lovers of opera, we dare to suggest on both sides of the footlights. Blue boards with writing to spine. Dj mylar covered,not price clipped, back cover a little foxed. Some bumping and shelf wear.inside cover marked. Tight binding and clean pages. First… Read more
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Writers in the Italian Renaissance

by Rospigliosi, William

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BookMangos
Published
1978
Condition
Near Fine
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£10.28

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London: Gordon and Cremonesi, 1978. Near Fine/near fine. A history of the literature of the italian renaissance maroon boards with gold writing to spine. Dj mylar covered.Price clipped. Tight binding and clean pages.Owner inscribed in pen.Heavy book so post and packing to be adjusted accordingly. First Edition
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The Art of Conjuring

by Hunt, Douglas and Kari

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BookMangos
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
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£10.28

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Folkestone: Bailey Brothers and Swinfen, 1975. Very Good/very good. What conjuring has consisted of and a little of how it has been done, and a great deal about the men who did it are all part of this book. yellow boards with writing to spine. Some bumping and rubbing to top and bottom of front and back… Read more
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THE OXFORD COMPANION TO THE THEATRE

by Hartnoll, Phyllis (Editor)

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BookMangos
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First printing
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£9.63

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London: Geoffrey Cumberlege, Oxford University Press, 1951. First printing. Very Good. A dictionary of the theatre, not a dictionary of drama, as the author says, ""for those who would rather see a play than read it"". It serves also for the presentation of opera, ballet, musical comedy and revue. In compiling a book which deals with… Read more
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The Enamels of China and Japan

by Cosgrove, Maynard G

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BookMangos
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
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£12.85

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New York: Dodd Mead and Company, 1974. Very Good/very good. there is scant literature on this subject, which means little is known of the process by which such ware was made and the meaning of the decoration.this covers the history and background of the entire subject. Blus boards with writing to spine. Bumping and rubbing.clean pages and tight… Read more
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Ballet panorama

by Haskell, Arnold

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BookMangos
Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second revised
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£10.28

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London: Batsford, 1942. Second revised. Very Good/very good. This a a book on ballet, an illuminating account of an historical subject. Yellow boards with red writing to spine. Some bumping to spine top and botttom. Dj mylar covered, beautifully illustrated with paintings of dancers. Not price clipped.158 illustrations from prints, drawings and photographs. First Edition
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THE PICTUREGOERS WHO'S WHO and ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE SCREEN TODAY

by

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BookMangos
Published
undated maybe 1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Stated first edition
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£8.99

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London: Odhams, undated maybe 1932. Stated first edition. Very Good. An encyclopedia with details of the stars and small players. We would say today a celebrities who is who. Red boards with writing to the spine. Some bumping and shelf wear. Fore edge of pages foxed. Tight binding. Some photographs in black and white.
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Art and Architecture in France 1500-1700

by Blunt, Anthony

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BookMangos
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First edition
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£32.11

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Middlesex: Penguin Books, 1953. First edition. Very Good/very good. this is divided into 8 chapters each of which is subdivided into sections on the historical background, the architecture, the painting and sculpture of the period under review.It shows the patrons and also how influential italy was on the art of france. red boards with wtiting to the spine.some… Read more
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THE COLLECTED DRAWINGS OF AUBREY BEARDSLEY

by Harris, Bruce S. (Editor)

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BookMangos
Published
1967
Condition
Fine
Edition
First printing
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£269.75

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New York: Crown Publishers Inc., 1967. First printing. Fine/fine. Drawings, in chronological order, have been drawn together that best exemplify the various stages of the artist's career, covering many artistic periods; with an Appreciation by Arthur Symons. A remarkable book. mylar dust jacket, very minor shelf wear & foxing First Edition
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The Library

by The Bibliographical Society

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BookMangos
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
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£25.69

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Oxford: oxford university press, 1959. Paperback. Very Good/very good. The transactions of the bibliographical society. March, June,September, December, volumes paperback but cased in a hard loose linen and card cover. minor shelf wear. Heavy so post and packing to be adjusted accordingly. First Edition
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THE ART OF THE PAL EMPIRE OF BENGAL

by French. J.C. I.C.S.

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BookMangos
Published
1928
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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£23.12

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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1928. First edition. Near Fine. The Pal dynasty reigned in Bengal during the Early Middle Ages in Europe. When it arose, Bengal was divided among a number of petty kinglets, and for three centuries had been ruled thus. A striking aspect of the Pal Age is the Tantrik system, one of the most startling… Read more
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Coloured Felt Applique and Inlay

by Roseaman,I P

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BookMangos
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
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£23.12

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Leicester: Dryad Press, 1938. Very Good/very good. 30 suggestions are given for working with felt ranging from the simplest egg cosy to a really smart pochette. A sheet of full size patterns is in the pocket at the back of the book. Turquoise boards with writing to the front and the spine.Some bumping, rubbing and shelf wear, a… Read more
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Painting and Painters

by Venturi, Lionello

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BookMangos
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
£86.06

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New York: Scribners, 1950. Very Good/good. A leading authority has here written a book which will enormously enhance the layman's intelligent enjoyment of great painting from the time of Giotto to our own day. With 53 full page reproductions. Red cloth binding with Gold lettering to spine. Some shelf wear and Chipping to dust jacket. First Edition
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CHINESE EXPORT ART IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY

by Jourdain, Margaret and Jenyns, R. Soame

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BookMangos
Published
1950
Condition
Good
Edition
First printing
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£5.14

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London: Country Life Ltd, 1950. First printing. Good. Aspects of the cultural exchanges between Europe and China have been closely studied; and the penetration of Western by Chinese influences is fully documented. The other side of the exchange, the export art of China and especially the production of goods designed for the European market during the long life… Read more
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Bookbinding for Amateurs

by Crane, W.J.E.

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BookMangos
Published
1885
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First edition
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£44.96

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London: L. Upcott Gill, 1885. First edition. Very Good +. A description of the various tools and appliances required and minute instructions for their effective use; illustrated with 156 engravings. In this volume full particulars of every process and detail are given, especially adapted to the wants of the amateur. That it may train many… Read more
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Old Ship Prints

by Chatterton, E Keble

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BookMangos
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
second impression
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£15.41

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London: Spring Books, 1967. second impression. Very Good/very good. This book was first published in 1927 and it traces the history of the sailing ship in art from the earliest roughwoodcuts to the delicate lithographs of the victorian age.It is much more than a selection of fine pictures but also an account of early mapmakers and their contribution… Read more
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Catalogue of Rubbingd of Brass and incised slabs

by Clayton, Muriel

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BookMangos
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
fifth impression
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£12.85

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London: Her Majestys stationary office, 1979. fifth impression. Paperback. Very Good. The original list of rubbings of brass was out of print, this volume contains all the material of that previous one. No alterations or additions. Some bumping to corners and rubbing. A little dirty. Binding is tight and pages are clean. Heavy book so postage and packing… Read more
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Performance Art

by Goldberg, Roselee

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BookMangos
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
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£5.78

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London: Thames and Hudson, 1979. Paperback. Very Good. A clear and accurate history of a continuous development of enormous consequence to the most adventurous twentieth century art. Some bumping to the edges of this paperback.Minor shelfwear. Tight binding and clean pages.
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