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1996. KRAHL, Regina. The Anthony de Rothschild collection of chinese ceramics. The Eranda Foundation. 1996.


£750


Folio. 2 vols.; original beige cloth, lettered in dark blue; 323 illustrations in full colour tipped in; a fine copy in the slipcase.


Limited edition of 750 copies, printed by letterpress on specially mould- made, acid free paper. The Anthony de Rothschild collection contains a select group of chinese ceramics from the han (206 Bc to 220 AD) to the Quing dynasty (1644 to 1911). it was mainly formed during the first three decades of this century and is one of the rare collections from this period that is still intact. it contains probably the world’s finest and most comprehensive group of polychrome glazed (‘fahua’) ceramics of the ming dynasty (1368 to 1644), is strong in related ceramics such as sancai (‘three colour’) glazed pottery of the Tang (618 to 907) and biscuit-glazed porcelains from the Kangxi reign (1662 to 1722) of the Quing dynasty, as well as the equally colourful Jun wares from the Song dynasty (960 to 1279) and later. The catalogue is produced to the highest standards. All objects are illustrated in colour and fully described and documented.


1997. HIRST, Damien. Robert VIOLETTE (editor). i Want To Spend The Rest of my Life Everywhere, With Everyone, one To one, Always, Forever, now. Booth-Clibborn Editions, 1997. £350


Large 4to. (337 x 295 mm). original red leatherette,the upper board and spine blocked in blind, black and gilt, photo-illustrated dust jacket; pp. 334, over 700 illustrations in colour, complete wth 7 gatefolds, 23 diecuts, 7 pop-ups, a sheet of stickers, 4 printed acetates and a poster loose as issued, at the rear of the book; a fine copy in near fine dust jacket.


First edition, first impression. Signed in ink by hirst on the half-title.


1998.HUGHES, Ted. Birthday Letters. Faber and Faber. 1998. £48 8vo. original pale blue boards, lettered in white; a near-fine copy. First edition.


1999. ROWLING, J.K. (author). harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. London, Bloomsbury. 1999.


£225


8vo. original pictorial boards, preserved in the repeat dustwrapper; pp. [vii], 8-317; a fine copy protected by a similarly fine, unclipped, dustwrapper (£10.99).


First edition, second issue, with copyright details to verso of title-page amended to read J.K. Rowling and an error in the typesetting of the italic script on the first page of text also made good.


2000.WALLIS, Rosemary Ransome. Treasures of the 20th century. Silver, jewellery and art medals from the 20th century collection of the Worshipful company of Goldsmiths. The Goldsmiths’ Company, 2000.


£30


Large 4to. Printed wrappers; 184pp., extensively illustrated with colour photo plates; fine.


containing 569 illustrated entries depicting examples from the company’s collection. A useful directory of 20th century goldsmith’s marks concludes the catalogue.


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