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Art / Architecture

West T.W. - A History of Architecture in Scotland

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Ownership inscription largely hidden by inner flap of wrapper. 208pp. Frontispiece and eight plates.
Published : University of London Press 1967, First Edition
£6.00

Weston Robert and Taylor Robert - The Air Combat Paintings of Robert Taylor

Oblong Folio. A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 128pp. Numerous colour and black and white illustrations. This is the first comprehensive selection of Taylor's work.
Published : David & Charles, Newton Abbot 1989, Third Impression
£20.00

Wilcox Timothy - A Day in the Sun: Outdoor Pursuits in Art in the 1930s

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in publisher's blue cloth with title in gilt on spine. No inscriptions. Many paintings and photographs of swimmers. cyclists, sumbathers etc. 112 pages. Very good dustwrapper which is not price-clipped and is protected in a removable cover. This ground-breaking book focuses on an overlooked strand in British painting of the 1930's.
Published : Philip Wilson, London 2006, First Edition
£16.00

Wilde Oscar and Whistler James A. McNeill - Wilde v Whistler an Acrimonious Correspondence on Art Between Oscar Wilde and James A. McNeill Whistler

A very good copy internally with no ownership or other inscription. The paper wraps, however, are considerably chipped at the edges and there is a closed horizontal tear across more than half of the front cover. One of 400 copies on small quarto paper.
Published : Privately Printed, London 1906, First Edition
£45.00

Wilkinson C.A. - A Book of Wood-Cuts

Hardback. A good plus copy with cloth spine and grey, paper-covered boards. The front board shows a little rubbing. This is numbert 63 of 100 copies and is signed (in pencil) by the artist. No ownership inscription. Browning to rear end-paper. 10 large wood-cuts + coloured title-page vignette.
Published : Methuen & Co, London 1922, First Edition
£85.00

Williams Andrew Gibbon and Brown Andrew - The Bigger Picture a History of Scottish Art

A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 224pp. Many illustrations including colour. The book concentrates on the development of Scottish art from 1603 to the present day.
Published : BBC Books 1993, First Edition
£6.00

Williams Andrew Gibbon and Brown Andrew - The Bigger Picture a History of Scottish Art

4to. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper with one one inch tear. Previous owner's name and address label on end-paper. 224pp. Many illustrations including colour. A history of the development of Scottish art from 1603 to the present day.
Published : BBC Books 1993, First Edition
£10.00

Williams Ian - A Moment in Time on Skye

Hardback. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in silver in a very good slip-case. Inscribed (probably by author) "To Sheila Best Wishes Ian". 60 pages. A book of watercolour sketches done on Skye of mainly animals and birds.
Published : Ian Williams Publishing, Waternish Isle of Skye 2008, First Edition
£40.00

Williamson Dr. George C. & Buckman Percy - The Art of the Miniature Painter

Hardback. A very good copy in publisher's dark blue cloth with title in white on front board and on spine. Numerous illustrations including colour. No ownership inscription or other marking. Pp.xx.264 pages. Very good dustwrapper with minor edgewear which is protected in a removable cover. This is a volume in the Universal Art Series edited by Frederick Marriott. A nice copy.
Published : Chapman & Hall, London 1926, First Edition
£40.00

Willis Rev. R. - The Architectural History of Glastonbury Abbey

Hardback. Slim 8vo. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt on upper board. Bookplate. Gift inscription from author. Ownership inscriptions. Not foxed. Pp.vii,[i],91 + 8pp publisher's adverts. Frontispiece + 6 other plates.
Published : Deighton Bell & Co, Cambridge 1866, First Edition
£20.00

Wilson Arnold - A Dictionary of British Marine Painters

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in a near good dustwrapper which is chipped at the top of the spine and with a small chip on the back panel. 90pp text + 48 black and white plates.
Published : F. Lewis, Leigh-On-Sea 1967, First Edition
£18.00

Wilton Andrew - Turner Abroad France Italy Germany Switzerland

Oblong 4to. A fine copy in a fine dustwrapper. 78pp text. 128 colour and 25 black and white illustrations.
Published : A Colonnade Book Published By British Museum Publications Ltd., London 1982, First Edition
£12.00

Winthrop Grenville Lindall - A Catalogue of the Collection of Prints from the Liber Studiorum of Joseph Mallord William Turner Formed By the Late Francis Bullard of Boston Massachusetts and Bequeathed By Him to the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston

4to. A good to very good copy. Some marking to the upper board. Top edge gilt. Ex-reference library with number on spine, one label and a couple of stamps but otherwise clean and fresh internally. 204pp. 91 plates. One of only 300 copies.
Published : Privately Printed, Boston 1916, First Edition
£75.00

Wishart Anne (editor) - The Society of Scottish Artists: The First 100 Years

Hardback. 4to. A very good copy in publisher's dark blue cloth with title in gilt on spine. No inscriptions. Colour and black and white plates throughout. 96 pages. Very good illustrated dustwrapper which is not price-clipped.
Published : The Society of Scottish Artists, Edinburgh 1991, First Edition
£12.00

Wivel Mikael - Carl-Henning Pedersen

Hardback. 4to. A near fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. 334 pages. Numerous illustrations with many in colour. A study of the work of the Danish 20th century artist published to mark his 90th birthday. [Please note this is a heavy book which will require extra postage].
Published : Aschehoug 2004, First Edition
£25.00

Wood Margaret - The English Mediaeval House

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Pp.xxx,448. Numerous illustrations and text figures. Described as "the first major book on mediaeval domestic architecture for over a hundred years".
Published : Ferndale Editions, London 1981, Reprint
£12.00

Wood, H. Harvey - W. MacTaggart

Hardback. Oblong 8vo. A very good copy. A clean copy without foxing or ownership inscription. Text block attached at rear hinge only (as intended with this book). 76 pages. 42 illustrations including colour. This is number three in the "Modern Scottish Painters" series.
Published : Edinburgh University Press 1974, First Edition
£10.00

Worsdall Frank - The Tenement a Way of Life

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. Ownership inscription. Pp.ix,165. 59 illustrations (and cover illustration). 15 figures. This is a social, historical and architectural study of housing in Glasgow.
Published : Chambers, Edinburgh 1979, First Edition
£12.00

Young Andrew McLaren - Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928): Architecture, Design and Painting

This is the catalogue for an exhibition of Mackintosh's work held during the Edinburgh Festival of 1968. 32 pages of plates containing 350 illus.
Published : Scottish Arts Council, Edinburgh 1968,
£5.00