A comprehensive and detailed work of reference that is copiously illustrated and covers the previous 150 years of the longcase or 'grandfather' clock. A standard work of reference first published in 1981.
Antique Collectors' Club Ltd., Woodbridge, UK. Hardback with dust jacket. 467 pages. SECONDHAND
The classic reference book on the products of the famous London factory. There are over 700 colour plates and 150 black and white illustrations featuring designs by leading artists such as Tinworth, the Barlow sisters, Marshall, Pope and Butler as well as many examples by lesser known assistants. Fully indexed with appendices on marks and monograms. The most comprehensive Doulton book published.
Richard Dennis, Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset, UK, 2002. Hardback with dust jacket. 332 pages. SECONDHAND
Recounts the facinating story of simple means bent to extraordinary ends. Tells of the technology that Marconi used to develop radio communication. Based on extensive research in the UK and elsewhere, it includes previously unpublished photographs. Extremely interesting and scarce and in fine condition.
Kangaroo Press Pty., Ltd., Kenthurst, NSW, 1994. Hardback with dust jacket. 176 pages. SECONDHAND
Documents the 'hardware' of the 1923-1960 period and also documents something of the history of radio manufacturing in New Zealand.
Craig Printing Co. Ltd., Invercargill, 1986. Hardback with dust jacket. 163 pages. SECONDHAND
A history of these rare maps from the collection of the British Library demonstrates their importance to an understanding of eighteenth century British science and the emerging middle class world view.
Sylvia Ioannou Foundation and The British Library, London, 2012. Hardback with dust jacket. 262 pages. NEW
A unique book, an account of all Arctic and Antarctic Expeditions between 1818 and 1961, whose members received the award of the Arctic or Polar Medal. A very valuable work of reference for historians of the polar regions, listing of all medals and clasps awarded. Illustrated.
B.A. Seaby Ltd., London, 1968. Hardback with dust jacket. 216 pages. SECONDHAND