Antiques & collectables

    Diecast Toy Cars of the 1950s & 1960s

    By Anderw Ralston

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    A comprehensive overview of diecast toy cars of the 1950s and 1960s. Dinky Toys, Corgi Toys, Matchbox, Solido, Tekno and Tootsietoy manufacturers are examined in detail, as well as many lesser known brands around the world. Extensively illustrated, this book is an ideal introduction to the subject, and a valuable...

    Tri-ang Collectables

    By Dave Angell

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Dave Angell explores the collectible nature of the iconic Tri-ang brand.

    All-American Muscle Car

    By David Newhardt

    Paperback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    Hythe The Postcard Collection

    By Martin Easdown

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Beautiful postcards capture old Hythe in all its glory.

    4 x 5 Quilt-Block Anthology

    By Carol Hopkins

    Paperback £18.65

    Gather your favorite reproduction fabrics and stitch magnificent 4" x 5" blocks! Enjoy trying your hand at a wide range of distinctly different quilt blocks--182 in all--from stunning yet simple blocks to intricate paper-pieced designs. We've done the math for you, taking the effort out of resizing traditional square blocks...

    Pursuit of Immortality

    By Aimee Ng

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.46

    A compact guide to one of the best medal collections in the world.


    By Lindsay Shen

    Paperback £11.43

    This book features many glistening illustrations of silver in nature and art, jewellery, film, advertising and popular culture, this is a superb overview of a metal both precious and useful, with a rich and eventful history.

    Complete Price Guide to Watches 2017

    By Richard E. Gilbert

    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    Considered the industry standard in establishing the worth of fine timepieces and the most reliable and convenient guide to watches available, The Complete Price Guide To Watches is a mini encyclopedia with over 10,000 watches priced and over 8,000 images. It's the definitive guide for all levels of watch education...

    500 Years

    By Peter Kidd

    Paperback Save £3.52 = £11.43

    The collection in the Library of Corpus Christi College includes a range of illuminated manuscripts and printed first editions by the likes of Aristotle, Homer, Chaucer, Galileo and Isaac Newton, and features several items from "the most important collection of Anglo-Jewish manuscripts in the world".

    Preserving History

    By Julie Hendricksen

    Paperback Save £6.34 = £15.65

    Discover how to create your own versions of antique quilts dating from the late 1800s through the 1930s.

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