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British Campaign Medals of the First World War

Written by Peter Duckers


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $9.95

Britain has issued medals rewarding war service since at least the early nineteenth century, and increasingly through the period of its imperial expansion prior to 1914, but examples of many of the early types are now scarce. However, few families escaped some involvement with "the Great War" of 1914-18, and many... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
British Campaign Medals 1914-2005

Written by Peter Duckers


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $9.95

Surveys the medals awarded to British personnel for military services from the First World War to operations of British forces in the opening years of the twenty-first century. The campaign medals awarded for the military actions have become a popular field for collectors, since the majority of British awards were officially... Read more >
The GH Kaestlin Collection of Imperial Russian and Zemstvo Stamps

Written by Thomas Lera and Leon Finik


Format: eBook, 307 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2013
Price: $49.95

A quiet philatelist, George H. Kaestlin joined the original Rossika Society in 1935 along with the better known Theo B. Lavroff and K. Szymanowski. Whereas Lavroff contributed significantly to Russian philately as an author and researcher and Szymanowski was an avid collector, Kaestlin collected privately. Born in Moscow, circa 1893, Kaestlin... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Clarice Cliff

Written by Will Farmer


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $9.95

There are few pieces of pottery more recognizable than those designed by Clarice Cliff. For many the epitome of Art Deco, and 1930s style, characterised by bold color and lines, geometric shapes, and stylized representations of the countryside, Clarice Cliff's 'Bizarre' pottery is widely collected all over the world.

This book traces... Read more >
British Gallantry Awards 1855-2000

Written by Peter Duckers


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $9.95

This book surveys the British decorations and medals from the origins in the Crimean War of 1854-6 up to the end of the twentieth century. Read more >
British Campaign Medals 1815-1914

Written by Peter Duckers


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $9.95

At a time of imperial expansion, British forces were almost constantly in action against major powers, in wars of conquest, or in expeditions on the fringes of Empire, such as the North West Frontier, southern Africa or Burma. This book outlines the medals issued to British soldiers and sailors for military... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Susie Cooper

Written by Alan Marshall


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $7.95

During her 65-year career, Susie Cooper introduced more than 4,500 ceramic patterns and shapes, making her one of the most prolific, versatile and influential designers the industry has ever seen. Between the 1920s and 1980s she moved from the bold hand-painting of the jazz age through delicate wash banding and aerograph... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Perambulators

Written by Jan Swift


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.95

A complete illustrated history of the British wheeled baby carrier, from the eighteenth century to the end of the classic pram era, this book is a nostalgic trip down memory lane, and an invaluable resource for any owner or collector of historic prams. Examining and illustrating the design and development of... Read more >
Railway Posters

Written by Lorna Frost


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $9.95

Railway posters have a huge appeal to the modern audience, but just what is it that appeals to us? Enduring images of iconic locomotives, bathing beauties and characters such as Sunny South Sam are testament to the persuasive power of the railway company marketing departments established in the late nineteenth century... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Carriage Terminology
An Historical Dictionary
Written by Don H. Berkebile


Format: eBook, 487 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $64.95

This reference work is the definitive source for the terminology, nomenclature, and illustrative diagrams for all known carriage types of the Western world, as well as many of the better known vehicles of other areas. Read more >
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