Luxury GIFT Ideas

Luxury GIFT Ideas

Luxury GIFT Ideas

Luxury GIFT Ideas

Of course, you pay half price or less (usually)... beautiful gift books of quality.

GIFT IDEAS WITH A PERCEIVED HIGH VALUE!

 

CARTIER TIME ART: Mechanics of Passion
JACK FORSTER    Book Number: 83850
Published price: £50
Bibliophile price: £18.00
Product format: Hardback

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A showcase for the Cartier fine watchmaking collection, this gorgeous book features iconic pieces in which there is a perfect fusion of mechanics and design. The Astroregulateur leads the field, wi...
HISTORY OF THE BOOK IN 100 BOOKS
RODERICK CAVE & SARA AYAD    Book Number: 84595
Bibliophile price: £19.00
Product format: Hardback

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Classic examples such as Gutenberg's 42-Line Bible and The Book of Kells, Egyptian books on papyrus like Book of the Dead of Ani, bone, bamboo and bark extraordinary books of the people of Sumatra,...
MASSIMO LISTRI: The World's Most Beautiful Libraries
PHOTOS BY MASSIMO LISTRI    Book Number: 84177
Bibliophile price: £150.00
Product format: Hardback

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A dizzyingly luxurious volume to treasure. From the mighty halls of ancient Alexandria to the coffered ceilings of the Morgan Library in New York, human beings have had a long, enraptured relation...
BATMAN: A Visual History
DC COMICS    Book Number: 85456
Published price: £35
Bibliophile price: £16.50
Product format: Hardback

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Two exclusive prints are slotted neatly into the folder inside the front cover of this heavyweight Dorling Kindersley colour publication. One is an original ink by Jason Fabok, a stunning black an...
BRADMAN ALBUMS: Slipcased Two Volume Set
SIR DONALD BRADMAN    Book Number: 85550
Published price: £39.99
Bibliophile price: £18.00
Product format: Hardback

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Volume One of 424 pages covers the years 1925 to 1934 and Volume Two extending to make the two volume set up to 800 pages, covers the years 1935 to 1949. Originally published in 1987 when Sir Dona...
ARABIAN NIGHTS: Deluxe Leather Edition
TRANS BY RICHARD F. BURTON    Book Number: 81724
Bibliophile price: £25.00
Product format: Hardback

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Bound in cobalt blue leather with gold tooling, gilded pages, satin bookmarker, the beautiful endpapers and cover decorated in Islamic style using gold and other blues and browns for this Collector...
LES MISERABLES: Leatherbound Edition
VICTOR HUGO    Book Number: 84610
Bibliophile price: £30.00
Product format: Hardback

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Our deluxe, Folio Society-style edition is bound in cream leather with gold tooling, decorative borders, an inset illustration of the ragged child from the publicity for the West End show and film,...
STAR WARS ARCHIVES: 1977-1983
PAUL DUNCAN    Book Number: 84783
Bibliophile price: £150.00
Product format: Hardback

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The definitive, outsize colour exploration of the original trilogy. Star Wars exploded onto our cinema screens in 1977, and the world has not been the same since. Audiences enthusiastically embra...
ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND AND OTHER STORIES:
LEWIS CARROLL    Book Number: 81723
Bibliophile price: £30.00
Product format: Hardback

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In stunning pink leather with gold tooling for Alice's hair, on the teapot, the buttons down her frock, characters from the stories like the Siamese cat and hookah-smoking caterpillar appear in gol...
NASA ARCHIVES: 60 Years in Space
PIERS BIZONY, ANDREW CHAIKIN    Book Number: 84780
Bibliophile price: £100.00
Product format: Hardback

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A visually stunning tome, sub-titled 'From Project Mercury to the Mars Rovers', here is the final frontier in rocket technology. Men on the Moon, Red Star Rising, Gemini Twins, Chariots for Apollo...
STAN LEE STORY
ROY THOMAS    Book Number: 86059
Bibliophile price: £150.00
Product format: Hardback

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This is the big one, True Believers! The mostly true tale of Stan Lee, nearly ten years in the making, about the one and only Godfather of Comics. From his childhood in Depression-era New York, to...
STEPHEN WILKES DAY TO NIGHT
STEPHEN WILKES & LYLE REXER    Book Number: 86060
Bibliophile price: £100.00
Product format: Hardback

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If you were to stand in one spot at an iconic location for 30 hours and simply observe, never closing your eyes, you still wouldn't be able to take in all the detail and emotion found in a Stephen ...
MOBY DICK: Leatherbound Edition
HERMAN MELVILLE    Book Number: 84612
Bibliophile price: £26.00
Product format: Hardback

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"And god created great whales." - Genesis. "Now the Lord had prepared a great fish to swallow up Jonah." "There go the ships; there is that Leviathan whom thou haft made to play therein." - Psalm...
ROYAL NAVY: 100 Years of Maritime Warfare in the Modern Age
JULIAN THOMPSON    Book Number: 86452
Published price: £40
Bibliophile price: £19.00
Product format: Hardback

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Published in association with the National Museum, this splendid slipcased book contains rare, removable documents of historic importance. There are 15 in total including plan of the action off th...
GUTENBERG BIBLE OF 1454: Facsimile Edition Two Volumes
STEPHAN FÜSSEL    Book Number: 84175
Bibliophile price: £100.00
Product format: Hardback

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The printing press has been called the greatest invention of the second millennium. The epitome of illuminated manuscript published in Mainz around 1454, the Gutenberg Bible was the first major We...