New Books for Sale

a selection of essential reference works from our shop in Folkestone
or by post - details at foot of page,

Paul Rennie GPO posters design book
Modern British Posters by Paul Rennie
Paul Rennie on Festival of Britain Design
GPO Posters in the DESIGN series by Paul Rennie (please tell us if you would like it signed by author)
£11.50 (RRP. £12.50)
Modern British Posters - graphic design & communication by PAUL RENNIE hardcover, fully illustrated in colour c. 192pp
OUR PRICE £22.50 and signed by author if you wish! (RRP £29.95)
Festival of Britain 1951 Design
by Paul Rennie
hardback 127pp fully illustrated in colour and b&w
£14.95
London Transport posters
GPO Film Unit book
240pp fully illustrated (includes contributory chapter by Paul Rennie)
pb.
£20
Paul Rennie for RoSPA
explores important historical archive of accident prevention posters,
hb.fully illustrated. c.150pp
£14 (RRP £16.99)
The Projection of Britain - a history of GPO film unit including a chapter by Paul Rennie, pb. 340pp, many illustrations
£25
Empire Marketing Board Poster book
Fougasse book
pb. c.9 full colour complexly folded pages with text.
£7
Fougasse by James Taylor, hb. lovely and informative book
£9.95
Edward Bawden's Kew Gardens
128pp. hb.
fully illustrated in colour,
£20
Atoms to Patterns book
Ruth Artmonsky Designing Women

From Atoms to Patterns
crystal structure designs from the 1951 Festival of Britain by Lesley Jackson paperback 124pp fully illustrated in colour and b&w
£20
Designing Women
woment working in advertising and publicity from the 1920s to the 1960s
by Ruth Artmonsky
136pp fully illustrated in colour and b&w, paper wrappers
£15
Kenneth Rowntree exhibition catalogue,
128pp. fully illustrated, pb.
£20


Edward Bawden
facsimile perpetual diary,
hb. illustrations on lovely green paper,
£10
Alice Pattullo
Heads Bodies & Legs,
transformation book
£11
Edward Bawden Scrapbooks,
hb, fully illustrated, 208pp.
£35
Edward Bawden and his Circle
camouflage in art
Railway poster book
Edward Bawden and His Circle by Malcolm Yorke hardback 264pp. 190 colour plates and 52 b&w
£35
Camouflage and Art design for deception in World War 2 by Henrietta Goodden Hardback 192pp fully illustrated in b&w and colour
£30
Railway Posters 1923-1947 by Beveley Cole & Richard Durak 160pp paperback fully illustrated in colour £17.95
Edward Bawden
Moszynska sculpture now
NEW
High Spec reproduction of iconic
British Rail corporate identity manual
created by Wallace Henning,
lavish, beautifully designed,with many folding plates
£75 (+ heavy postage)
Edward Bawden by Caroline Bacon and James McGregor hardback 176pp fully illustrated in colour and b&w.
£75 ( out of print - couple of copies available)
Sculpture Now by Anna Moszynska
pb. 232pp. fully illustrated in colour,
£9.95
Edward Ardizzone artist & illustrator,
text by Alan Powers,
hb. 208pp fully illustrated,
£40
NEW
limited edition of 850 copies,
192 fully illustrated pp. in slipcase
£160
Story of Guinness Lithographs
text by Emma Mason,
pb. fully illustrated,
£15
marcus brumwell book
Showing Off London store publicity book
Art and War at Sea 1914 - 1945
ed. Christine Riding
208pp. fully illus. hb.
£40
Marcus Brumwell - pioneer of c20 advertising, champion of the artists pb. c. 120pp.
£25
Showing Off
Fifty years of London Store publicity and display, by Ruth Artmonsky
c.152pp pb. fully illustrated
£12
Ercol Furniture in the making
by Lesley Jackson,
192pp fully illustrated in colour and b&w, softcover
£25
Midwinter Pottery
a revolution in British tableware,
by Steven Jenkins,
120pp fully illustrated in b&w and colour , softcover
£20
Poole in the 1950s,
fully illustrated brochure,
£6
POSTER TO POSTER
hardback compiled by Richard Furness, fully illustrated in colour (extensive and comprehensive catalogue).
check for availability as some now out of print / or soon reprinting
poster to poster Scotland
Railway Journeys by Richard Furness
vol.1 Scotland
£35
vol.3. The Midlands and Wales
£35
vol.6 The British North West
£39
poster to poster london and the southeast
vol.4. The Eastern Counties
£35
vol.5 London and The South East
£38
vol.7 The Glorious South-West
£39

 

 

 

 

NEW 2017
vol.8
WORLDWIDE
254pp. fully illustrated in colour,
jampacked with information,
£40
McKnight Kauffer monograph
Hans Schleger Zero monograph
The Art of John Piper,
by David F Jenkins and Hugh Fowler-Wright,
covering entire career, foreward by grandson Luke,
lavish and fully illustrated 472pp. hb.
£40
E. McKnight Kauffer - A designer and his public by Mark Haworth-Booth 128pp. paperback fully illustrated in colour and b&w
£24.99
Zero: Hans Schleger: A Life of Design by Pat Schleger foreward by Paul Rand 272pp hardback fully illustrated in colour and black and white
£35
abram games monograph
abram games poster journeys
Ashley Havinden monograph
Abram Games Graphic Designer maximum meaning minimum means by Naomi Games, Catherine Moriarty and June Rose foreward by Sir Christopher Frayling (RCA) 208 pp hardback illustrated in colour and black and white
£65
Poster Journeys - Abram Games & London Transport compiled by Naomi Games 80pp hardback fully illustrated
£14.95
Ashley Havinden advertising and the artist National Galleries of Scotland 2003 texts by Michael Havinden, Richard Hollis, Ann Simpson and Alice Strang pp93 softcover illustrated in colour and black and white
£20
James Boswell monograph
history of Penguin books and Noel Carrington
British Murals book
James Boswell Unofficial War Artist London Scotland Iraq 1939 - 1945 by Ruth Boswell pp136 softcover with dustjacket
£25
Drawn Direct to the Plate Noel Carrington and the Puffin Picture Books by Joe Pearson pb. fully illustrated c.216pp
£65 (one copy remaining)
British Murals & Decorative Painting 1920 - 1960,
351pp, hb. fully illustrated
£40
Contemporary lithographs book
Checklist of Puffin Picture Books
80pp. fully illustrated pb.
£11
Contemporary Lithographs-
Art for Everyone,
118pp. fully illustrated pb.
£25
Abram Games and Penguin Books,
80pp. illustrated pb.
£9.50
2015 modern reprints of Ambrose Heath classics, Bawden illustrations,
£12.99 each
fab catalogue produced to accompany Barbican exhibition,
320pp fully illustrated, with folding poster dustjacket!
£35
Conscience and Conflict
British Artists & the Spanish Civil War ,
fully illustrated pb. 160pp.
£24.95
Unsophisticated Arts by Barbara Jones
Ravilious at the Fry Gallery
High Street by Eric Ravilious
Unsophisticated Arts by Barbara Jones, NEW reprinted 1951 edition, 2013,
200pp. hardback with dj.
£30
Ravilious at The Fry
40pp. fully illustrated, paper wrappers, with text by Francis Spalding, Christopher Sandford, Tirzah Ravilious,
2012.
£8
Eric Ravilious's High Street
hb. 112pp. with 24 full page colour illus. facsimile of the original 1938 edition.
£20
Imagined Realities Ravilious monograph
Eric Ravilious book
Eric Ravilious and Wedgwood book
pb. edition of original Imperial War Museum catalogue,
informative and essential reference work,
£19.95
The England of Eric Ravilious by Freda Constable with Sue Simon 104pp. paperback fully illustrated in colour and b&w
£20
Ravilious & Wedgwood the complete designs of Eric Ravilious 53pp hardback with 24pp of illustrations in b&w and colour
£20
Eric Ravilious memoir
Eric Ravilious in print book
Eric Ravilious personal memoir of an artist by his very good friend Helen Binyon 144pp paperback fully illustrated in b&w and colour.
£29.25
Eric Ravilious in Print exhibition catalogue by Gaye Smith with contributions by Stephanie Boydell 39pp + 8 colour plates soft cover illustrated in b&w and colour
£13
Bawden, Ravilious and the Artists of Great Bardfield, text Malcolm Yorke,
fully illustrated.
£25
Ravilious in Pictures series... all hardcover with matching dustjacket, 48pp full page colour illust. £25 each
Eric ravilious book
Ravilious at war book ravilious in pictures
Ravilious in pictures countrylife
vol 1. Sussex and the Downs
vol 2. The War Paintings
vol 3. A Country Life
Ravilious in pictures vol.4
Wood engravings of Eric Ravilious
Alan Powers Eric Ravilious Artist and Designer
vol 4. A Travelling Artist
Wood Engravings of Eric Ravilious,
text by James Russell,
£20
Eric Ravilious Artist & Designer
216pp. fully illustrated hardback
THE DEFINITIVE!
£35
Paul Nash landscape and life of objects
The Home of the Surrealists
Lee Miller, Roland Penrose and their circle at Farley Farm House,
pb. 144pp many colour and b&w illus.
£19.95
Paul Nash Landscape & the Life of Objects by Andrew Causey,
hardcover fully illustrated mostly in colour, 168pp,
£30
Brothers in Arms JOHN & PAUL NASH and the aftermath of the Great War by Paul Gough,
pb.
£16.50
Paul Nash in Pictures
Marion Dorn architect of floors book
Paul Nash in Pictures
Landscape and Dream,
hb full page colour plates,
£25
We Go To The Gallery,
bycontemporary artist Miriam Elia
satirical spoof 'ladybird' book
(warning X certificate!)
£25
The Architect of Floors - modernism, art and Marion Dorn designs by Christine Boydell 144pp paperback illustrated in b&w and colour OUT OF PRINT available from us at £25
Wearing propaganda Bard exhibition catalogue
Henry Moore book for children
Henry Moore textiles
Wearing Propaganda - textiles on the home front in Japan, Britain and the United States 1931 - 1945 edited by Jacqueline Atkins with essay by Paul Rennie in association with Bard Graduate Centre New York 376pp lavishly illustrated hardback
£35
Henry Moore by Sean Connolly 32pp large text for children, interesting facts and fabulous images hardback illustrated in colour and b&w
£12
Henry Moore Textiles edited by Anita Feldman, introduction by Sue Pritchard
pb.160pp fully illustrated in colour
£20

Hull Traders shirley craven book
Sanderson fabrics book
spitalfields life book
Shirley Craven and Hull Traders revolutionary fabrics and furniture 1957 -1980 by Lesley Jackson comprehensive pb. fully illustrated £25
Sanderson - the essence of English Decoration by Mary Shoeser, fully illustrated hardcover
£18.95
Spitalfields Life by the gentle author marvellous blog, legacy of Pepys Dickens et al, a social history of a vibrant community past and present. c.428pp b&w photos & illus. hardcover first edition. NOW OUT OF PRINT (just found one last one!)
£35
AND SOME CARDS...
Seijla Kameric postcards of Folkestone
Seijla Kameric postcards
book RCA design
SEJLA KAMERIC
set of 12 postcards produced for 2008 first Folkestone Triennale
£10 per set, or £1 per card.
click here for more details
100 years of the Royal College of Art by Claire Catterall and Christopher Frayling paperback fully illustrated 80pp
£9.95
SELECTION OF BLANK GREETINGS CARD + ENVELOPE £1.50 EACH
Beachyhead greetings card by Eric Ravilious
Raviliious Waterwheel greetings card
Eric Ravilious painting greetings card
Ravilious: Beachyhead
Ravilious: The Waterwheel
Ravilious: Train landscape
ravilious greetings card
Newhaven Harbour Ravilious greetings card
Ravilious greetings card Beautiful Britain
Ravilious: Afternoon tea
Ravilious: Newhaven Harbour
Ravilious: Country Life
Dunbar Hay Ravilious greetings card
Ravilious greetings card
Eric Ravilious greetings card
Ravilious: Dunbar Hay design
Ravilious: Wedgwood ceramic designs - please click here to view 6 designs available
James Ravilious Olive Bennett and cows
James Ravilious archie
James Ravilious
Olive Bennett and her red Devon cows.
James Ravilious
Archie Parkhouse and his dog Sally
Edward Bawden linocut greetings card
Bawden Trees and Cows wallpaper
Edward Bawden Greetings card
Edward Bawden: Sahara
(please note we also have original 1930's sheets of this design for sale)
Edward Bawden: Trees & Cows
(please note we also have original 1930's sheets of this design for sale)
Edward Bawden: Covent Garden
Edward Bawden greetings card
Edward Bawden greetings card
Edward Bawden: Horseguards
Edward Bawden: teapots
GPO advertising greeting card Night Mail
GPO advertising greeting card
GPO advertising greeting card Zero
Pat Keely Night Mail
GPO artwork
Zero for GPO
Tom Eckersley greeting card
Tom Eckersley greeting card
Robert Taverner cards
Eckersley for GPO - china cow
Eckersley for GPO - china dog
Robert Taverner
SELECTION OF POSTCARDS...
Abram Games postcards
Hans Schleger postcards
Hans Schleger postcardsHans Schleger postcards
Abram Games: pack of 16 postcards spanning designer's career 1935-1975
£9
Hans Schleger (Zero) postcards
60p each
Hans Schleger postcards
60p each
Hans Schleger postcards
John Piper Romney Marsh church postcards
John Piper Romney Marsh postcards
Hans Schleger postcards 60p each
John Piper Romney Marsh churches
pack of 10 cards, (7 exteriors and 3 interiors)
£5
(part of proceeds towards conservation of churches)
John Hinde teddies at the seaside postcards
John Hinde teddies at the seaside postcard
John Hinde postcards
John Hinde postcards 50p each

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Folkestone
Kent
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