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The Art of Photographic Lighting

By: Busselle, Michael

Price: $25.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1993

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 010412


This guide ispacked with professional advice on using natural & artificial light for all kinds of shots, from landscape to studio. Discusses creative approaches to subjects & themes; cameras, film, & flashes; The effective use of light lies at the heart of all photography, but its fickle and elusive quality poses many challenges. Michael Busselle draws on his professional experience to advise on overcoming these problems, and reveals ways of "capturing" light to ... View more info

Trapp's War

By: Callison Brian

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000038


Brian Callison's novel tells of a battered old tug-boat in the Mediterranean and the terrifying mystery in which it finds itself involved on what should be its peaceful final trip. View more info

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The Oxford Companion to Gardens

By: Jellicoe, Susan & Geoffrey, Goode, Patrick & Lancaster, Michael

Price: $35.00

Publisher: UK, OUP: 1986

Seller ID: 010485


This unique volume covers the history and design of gardens across the globe--from the earliest known examples to the present day. Accounts of garden history in individual countries. Biographies of designers, patrons, plant-collectors, and garden enthusiasts definitions of English and foreign-language garden terms. COUNTRY LIFE: "The most notable work on gardens to appear for a very long time." THE GUARDIAN: "A perfect bedside book...each entry an evocation ... View more info

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Art Deco Tableware British Domestic Ceramics 1925 - 1939

By: Spours, Judy

Price: $45.00

Publisher: UK, Ward Lock: 1988

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 010683


224pp of great style, approx 1.3kgs packed for post to you. Pages of crispy whiteness showcas this marvellous age of adventurous design - Designed for collectors and connoisseurs alike, this work on colourful and exuberant British Art Deco and novelty domestic ceramics from between the Wars concentrates on the output of British commercial and studio potteries during the era of Clarice Cliff and Susie Cooper. The production of some one hundred factories, including Wedgwo... View more info

HORATIO BOTTOMLEY

By: Symons Julian

Price: $16.00

Publisher: The Cresset Press, lONDON: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011948


Horatio Bottomley's story is the tale of a buffoon with a golden tongue of a drum beating journalist whose influence durimg the first world war grew to a point at which he was nearly included in the post war Cabinet, of a swindler beloved by his victims, of sudden ruin, imprisonment and the pathetic aftermath. It is a story which in any serious sense has never been told before. Small loss to dust jacket, now in protective cover. View more info

Vote of Censure

By: Thomson, George Malcolm

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Stein And Day: 1968

Seller ID: 008121


Sub-titled "An Eyewitness Account of the Threat to Churchill's Leadership in 1942" A look at the facts and an analysis of the successes or failures of Churchills war leadership. Dj wear top & tail, book oldstyle cut paper, tight binding. 4 bw plates, 253 pp View more info

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SLEEPING WITH THE ENEMY Coco Chanel, Nazi Agent

By: Vaughan Hal

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, London: 2011

Edition: 1st UK

Seller ID: 012235


In this explosive narrative Hal Vaughan pieces together Chanel's hidden years from 1941 to 1954, from the Nazi occupation of Paris to the aftermath of the Liberation. He uncovers the truth of Chanel's anti semitism and long whispered collaboration with Hitler's officials. View more info

CODES AND CIPHERS

By: Way Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Aldus Books: 1977

Seller ID: 002838


Clean, cream pages. Tight binding. No inscription. Slight darkening on section of flys. One small tear in dustjacket. Clean, unmarked blue boards. View more info

THE AGENDA Inside the Clinton White House

By: Woodward Bob

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pocket Book Publications NY: 1995

Seller ID: 011980


An authoritative, behind the scenes look at how things get done inside the Clinton White House. The pace is fast, the quotes are crisp and the scenes are often dramatic, spellbinding political drama. View more info