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Through our pool of 300 specialist dealers, Online Galleries provides a wide collection of rare books, antique books, vintage books, original book illustrations and cover art, as well as autographs and historic manuscripts for the discerning buyer. All antiquarian books viewed via Online Galleries are strictly controlled and monitored by a number of international trade associations.Although Online Galleries is home to more than 35,000 antiques and works of art, perusing our selection of antique books and vintage books couldn’t be easier; simply browse by keyword or location to receive the most pertinent search results, or inspect the Antique Books subcategories for a wider view of our sought-after rare books.For prices, further information or general enquiries about specific items within our Antique Books category, we have conveniently provided the direct contact details for each antiquarian books dealer affiliated with Online Galleries. Contact details and relevant information about each dealer is provided alongside the featured item.

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Jean-Michel Frank
This is an excellent 1st edition copy of the monograph on the important French designer and decorator Jean-Michel Frank, being one of a limited edi...
£495
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Vintage Industrial: Living With Design Icons
An exquisitely illustrated celebration of this influential style that is now at the forefront of interior design. Vintage Industrial covers the per...
£30
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Le siège et sa garniture
123 pages with stunning colour photographs of historical chairs throughout.
£55
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Traité de perspective d'architecture intérieure
This important work strives to present the traditional perspective built without falling into the ease of always reductive extension. At the time o...
£65
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Bali: Sustainable Visions
Discover how visionary architects and designers are pioneering a new, environmentally sustainable style of tropical living. Justly famous for its a...
£34
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Matthew Boulton: Ormolu
Nicholas Goodison revisits his earlier exhaustive study of Boulton's ormolu ornaments and his manufactory at Soho, and unearths new and previously ...
£85
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Rene Lalique: Enchanted by Glass
Rene Lalique, a master artist and designer of early 20th-century France, initially achieved fame for his jewelry creations that were widely admired...
£45
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The Gardens of Arne Maynard
This is the first book on the work of one of today s most celebrated and sought-after garden designers. Arne Maynard is known for his award-winning...
£45
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Le Fer Forge en France. XVIe et XVIIe Siecles
This book illustrates beautifully, numerous designs of elaborate decorative metalwork used to embellish doors, staircases, panels etc.,
£50
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Olympiade 1956
Olympiade 1956 Book, Cortina D'Ampezzo.
£65
Manfred Schotten Antiques
Motifs ornementaux, Eléments d'architecture
This reissue presents a large number of drawings representing mainly the achievements in stone. This is a very large heavy book illustrating thousa...
£125
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Motifs ornementaux : Architecture et sculpture bois et fer
This book presents a large number of motifs carved on wood used in architecture and furniture: panels, doors, pediments, woodwork, etc.
£85
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Art in Industry: The Silver of Paul Storr
It was a time of great technological innovation, and entrepreneurs like Storr were successful in combining great art with fine craftsmanship, much ...
£50
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Art Nouveau Ironwork of Austria & Hungary
The streets of Budapest, Hungary, and Vienna, Austria, are rich in masterpieces of Art Nouveau ironwork. Around nearly every corner of the resident...
£41.50
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Hotel Architecture
When staying in a hotel it's easy to be drawn in by the interior design and the services on offer; but what about the architecture? This books show...
£95.50
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The Steins Collect: Matisse, Picasso, and the Parisian Avant-garde (San Francisc...
As American expatriates living in Paris, the writer Gertrude Stein, her brothers Leo and Michael, and Michael's wife Sarah were absolutely pivotal ...
£50
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Missing Masterpieces: Lost Works of Art 1450-1900
In this ground-breaking study of missing masterpieces, Gert-Rudolf Flick presents detailed case histories of great works of art that have simply va...
£40
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Art of the Royal Court: Treasures in Pietre Dure from the Palaces of Europe (Met...
This beautiful catalogue provides a comprehensive history of pietre dure, a virtuoso form of hardstone carving that reached an artistic peak in Ita...
£45
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Traditional Islamic Craft in Moroccan Architecture (2 volumes) by Andre Paccard
These 2 volumes written by Andre Paccard are probably the most important recent works on Islamic Crafts. In the opening of the "Preface" to the boo...
£3,000
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Textiles at Temple Newsam by Helen Bower
Visual survey of the woven, embroidered, painted and printed textiles; mainly nineteenth century in origin, but with a number of seventeenth and ei...
£35
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Victorian Gothic House Style: An Architectural and Interior Design Source Book
As Linda Osband demonstrates in this fact-filled volume, the Gothic Revival caught the fancy of many Victorians who sought refuge in supposedly sim...
£16.99
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Tassinari & Chatel : La soie au fil du temps
New book This book immerses the reader in more than three exceptional Lyon silk weaving centuries. The factory Tassinari and Chatel is the result o...
£75
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Edward van Vliet: Creating Worlds
Edward van Vliet is an international design company specialising in conceptual interior and product design for the corporate sector. The company ha...
£59
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Geoffrey Bradfield: Artistic License
Interior design book featuring a dozen outstanding homes by leading interior designer. The work of internationally celebrated interior designer Geo...
£55
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Kem Weber, Designer and Architect
For German-born Kem Weber (1889-1963), design was not about finding a new expression; it was about responding to "structural, economic, and social ...
£40
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Traditional Architecture: Timeless Building for the Twenty-First Century
A comprehensive overview of current trends in classicist and vernacular architecture. This book presents 130 projects that reconsider what it means...
£40
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21st Century Design: New Design Icons from Mass Market to Avant- Garde
A fully comprehensive and up-to-date survey of the contemporary design landscape, 21st Century Design guides the reader through the often bewilderi...
£30
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Kitchen Kulture: Interiors for Cooking and Private Food Experiences
Whether traditional, Nordic, or futuristic, the kitchen is the new living room a place to cook, eat, and celebrate. This book showcases the latest ...
£35
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Kitchen by Mick De Giulio
From famed American designer Mick De Giulio comes Kitchen, an extensive portfolio of his latest work. The book features the signature elements and ...
£58
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Landmark: A History of Britain in 50 Buildings
This engaging and sumptuously illustrated book celebrates the Landmark Trust’s achievement in the protection of British heritage since the Trust ...
£25
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Practice of Classical Architecture: The Architecture of Quinlan and Francis Terr...
A thought-provoking architectural monograph on one of the most renowned and original classicist practices today. Quinlan and Francis Terry Architec...
£40
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European Furniture of the 19th Century by Christopher Payne
The sheer range and complexity of the subject of European furniture makes it impossible to adequately evaluate in anything less than this detailed ...
£75
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Tord Boontje
Lavishly illustrated with over 300 sketches, concept renderings, and photographs, the book is a comprehensive visual document of the designer's wor...
£45
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Flower Fashion Textures: Volume 1
The world of fashion has always drawn inspiration from nature, colours and decorations; large and small flowers with stripes and squares or Proven...
£80
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Indigo: The Colour that Changed the World
Gloriously pieced together, much like the fine garments it portrays, this colourful volume takes the reader on an international tour of indigo-colo...
£38
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Foulards et carrés de soie
Essential accessory, the scarf is from the beginning of the 20th century an essential place in the wardrobe of the modern woman. After being in the...
£40
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British Textiles: 1700 to the Present
This superb book draws on highlights from the V&A's fabulous collections of woven, printed and embroidered textiles and their designs. Based on the...
£45
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The Arts and Crafts Movement in Scotland: A History (The Paul Mellon Centre for ...
This authoritative book is the most detailed account to date of the Arts and Crafts movement in Scotland. Arts and Crafts ideas appeared there from...
£60
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Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses
Seaside Living: 50 Remarkable Houses features a breathtaking, hand-picked collection of innovative designs in contemporary residential beachside ar...
£35
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Curtain Up!: Thirty Years of Spectacular Showhouse Rooms
Up!: Thirty Years of Spectacular Showhouse Rooms is a glossy compendium of interior designer Barbara Ostrom's extraordinary rooms that she has crea...
£50
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Comfort Zone: Creating the Eco-Elegant Interior
Comfort Zone: Creating the Eco-Elegant Interior welcomes readers to a fresh 21st century approach to interior design, one that emphasizes beautiful...
£50
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California Splendor
Comprehensive in its treatment, this volume presents the very best in large scale, splendid architecture of California. It features the work of arc...
£55
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Silk Designs of the 18th Century: In the Collection of the Victoria and Albert M...
This book is a very good resource for the study of 18th century fabric design, especially of English (Spitalfields) silks. The introduction outline...
£350
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Country Living
More and more people are choosing to escape from the bustle of city life and retreat to the countryside: dilapidated farmhouses are being restored ...
£25
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Architectural Antiques
Antique building materials immediately give timeless, inimitable style to a new or restored home. Reclaimed wooden floors, old terracotta tiles, tr...
£45
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The 100 Best Swimming Pools
This innovative new series documents, through the use of stunning colour photographs, 100 of the very best designs and projects relating to a speci...
£50
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Sanderson: The Essence of English Decoration
For 150 years Sanderson has been at the vanguard of every significant movement in European decorative arts, from Arts and Crafts and Art Deco to 19...
£18.95
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The 100 Best Interiors and Houses in Wood
This innovative new series documents, through the use of stunning colour photographs, 100 of the very best designs and projects relating to a speci...
£35
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