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Books By Arthur H. Church

PRECIOUS STONES. 69 Illustrations, pp. x + 164. Price 2S. 3d. New Edition. [H.M. Stationery Office, 1913.

ENGLISH EARTHENWARE. 78 Illustrations, pp. xviii + 154. Price 2s. 3d. Revised issue. [H.M. Stationery Office, 1911.

ENGLISH PORCELAIN. 59 Illustrations, pp. xii + 120. Price 2s. 3d. Revised issue. [H.M. Stationery Office, 1911.

FOOD: ITS SOURCES, CONSTITUENTS, AND USES. Pp. viii + 252. Price 3s. 2nd Edition, Revised. 16th Thousand.

[Chapman and Hall, 1900.

FOOD-GRAINS OF INDIA. 35 Illustrations, pp. xii + 180. Price 6s. [Chapman and Hall, 1886.

FOOD-GRAINS OF INDIA. Supplement, with Additional Analyses, chiefly of Famine-and Scarcity-Grains. Pp. viii + 24.

[Printed for the Author with the sanction of the Board of Education, 1901.

LABORATORY GUIDE FOR AGRICULTURAL STUDENTS. Revised by Prof. E. Kinch. 45 Illustrations, pp.

xvi + 368. Price 6s. 6d. 9th Edition.

[Gurney and Jackson, 1912.

A MANUAL OF COLOUR. 37 Illustrations, pp. xii + 192. Price 3s. 6d. 2nd Edition. [Cassell and Co., 1887.

JOSIAH WEDGWOOD. 35 Illustrations, pp. 83. Revised and Enlarged Edition. [Seeley and Co. Ltd., 1903.

THE CORINIUM MUSEUM. Pp. 48. Price 6d. 10th Edition. [Cirencester: Harmer, 1910.

RECORDS AND RECOLLECTIONS. 23 Illustrations, pp. xii + 56. 40 copies only. [Privately Printed, 1899.

RECORDS AND RECOLLECTIONS. 9 Illustrations. Part II., with Index. Pp. x + 50. 40 copies only.

[Privately Printed, 1909.

JAPANESE SWORD GUARDS. 273 Collotype Illustrations of Specimens from the Author's Collection. Pp. x + 80. 100 copies only. [Privately Printed, 1914.

"The admirable New Art Library." - Connoisseur.


Edited by M. II. Spielmann, F.S.A., and P. G. Konody

Vol.1. The Practice Of Oil Painting

By Solomon J. Solomon, R.A. With 80 Illustrations from his Drawings, and from Paintings. Sq. ex. crn. 8vo. 6s. net.

"The work of an accomplished painter and experienced teacher." - Scotsman.

"If students were to follow his instructions, and still more, to heed his warning's, their painting would soon show a great increase in efficiency."

- Manchester Guardian.

Vol. II. Human Anatomy For Art Students

By Sir Alfred Downing Fripp, K.C.V.O., C.B., Surgeon-in-Ordinary to H.M. King Edward VII; Lecturer upon Anatomy at Guy's; and Ralph Thompson, Senior Demonstrator of Anatomy, Guy's. With many Drawings by Innes Fripp, A.R.C.A., Master of Life Class, City Guilds Art School. 151 Illustrations. Sq. ex. crn. 8vo. 7s. 6d. net.

"The characteristic of this book all through is clearness, both in the letterpress and the illustrations. The latter are admirable." - Spectator.

"Just such a work as the art student needs, and is probably all that he will need. It is very fully illustrated, there are 9 plates showing different views of the skeleton and the muscular system, 23 reproductions of photographs from life, and over 130 figures and drawings." - Glasgow Herald.

"A welcome addition to the literature on the subject. Illustrated by excellent photographs from the living model." - Scotsman.

Vol. III. Modelling & Sculpture

By Albert Toft, Hon. Associate of the Royal College of Art; Member of the Society of British Sculptors. With 118 Illustrations and Diagrams. Sq. ex. crn. 8vo. 6s. net.

" Mr. Toft's reputation as a sculptor of marked power and versatility guarantees that the instruction he gives is thoroughly reliable." - Connoisseur.

" Will be exceedingly useful and even indispensable to all who wish to learn the art of sculpture in its many branches. The book will also appeal to those who have no intention of learning the art, but wish to know something about it. Mr. Toft writes very clearly." - Field.

Vol. IV. The Practice & Science Of Drawing

By Harold Speed, Associé de la Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts, Paris; Member of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters, etc. With 93 Illustrations. Sq. ex. crn. 8vo. 6s. net.

" This book is of such importance that everyone interested in the subject must read it." - Walter Sickbrt in the Daily News.

" Mr. Speed's handbook cannot be sufficiently recommended to the student."

- Pall Mall Gazette.

" Altogether this is one of the best volumes in the admirable series to which it belongs." - Literary World.

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The Artistic Anatomy of Trees

By Rex Vicat Cole, R.B.A. With between 300 and 400 Illustrations. Crn. 8vo. 7s. 6d. net.


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