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Imprint unknown. Used - Very Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Your purchase also supports literacy charities.

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N. Flayderman & Co., 1973. Hardcover. Very Good. Pen markings on several pages, name on front free endpaper. Dust jacket has wear to edges, tears and small pieces missing at edges, front flap held together with tape, in a protective cover. Second printing.

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N. Flayderman & Co., Inc, 1972. Hardcover. Very Good. Bookplate on the front endpaper. Well illustrated with black-and-white photos.

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New Milford: Flayderman, 1973. hardcover. fine/very good(+). Edited by R. L. Wilson. Numerous black & white photographic illustrations. 4to, gray cloth, d.w. New Milford: Flayderman, (1973). First Edition. A fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper, slightly torn at head.

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New Milford, CT: N. Flayderman & Co., (1972). may 14 b/w plates. 4to. (16),291, (15) pp. The first complete and still the best book on scrimshaw. This is #478 in a limited edition of Flayderman’s book, with three extra plates. This copy is signed by Flayderman. Spine faded, else VG in rubbed slipcase.

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New Milford, CT: N. Flayderman & Co., (1972). 4to. (16),291, (15) pp. b/w plates. The first complete and still the best book on scrimshaw. First edition in fine condition with dust jacket.

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N. Flayderman & Co., 1972. Hardcover. Very good condition hardcover with dust jacket. Pages show light moisture staining on bottom corners, and along bottom with some light rippling affecting only about one half inch but not adversely affecting text or images, and progressively decreasing towards the last sheet. Contents are otherwise clean and unmarked. The binding is solid.

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N. Flayderman, 1972. Hardcover. Good.

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Imprint unknown. Hardcover. 0910598096 Grey/green cloth faintly worn. Dj with edge tears adn wrinkles. 1st edition. . Good.

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New Milford, CT, (1972). may 14 b/w plates. 4to. (16),291, (15) pp. The first complete and still the best book on scrimshaw. This is #478 in a limited edition of Flayderman’s book, with three extra plates. This copy is signed by Flayderman. Spine faded, else VG in rubbed slipcase.

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N. Flayderman, 1972-01-01. First Edition. Hardcover. Used:Good.

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New Milford, Conn., N. Flayderman [1972]. First Edition. Hard Cover. 291, [14] p., 450 illus.; 27 cm. The most comprehensive work on a subject which has a limited literature. The fact that John F. Kennedy collected scrimshaw brought great interest in them. Bibliography, p. [294]-[295]. Vg/ dj good+. Stock#OB822.

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Imprint unknown. Hardcover. 0910598096 New Condition. . New.

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Imprint unknown. Hardcover. 0910598096 Like New Condition. . Fine.

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N. Flayderman & Co., 1972. Hardcover. Very Good. #415 of a special edition containing three additional plates and limited 1000 copies of the first printing. Signed by the author. Bound in heavy cloth and housed in a sturdy slipcase. Clean, no markings.

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  • Edition: 981/1000; autographed
  • Book condition: VG+ contents; front end papers discoloured from laid in news article; notation in ink on ffep.
  • ISBN: 0910598096 / 9780910598095
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New Milford, Connecticut: N. Flayderman & Co., Inc, 1972. 981/1000; autographed. Hardcover. VG+ contents; front end papers discoloured from laid in news article; notation in ink on ffep.. Cream linen/boards; silver lettering. No dj. Housed in a black board slipcase with color illustrations and white lettering. 305 pp. with bw illustrations throughout. Deluxe, numbered edition. Article from the Maine Antiques Digest of May 1980 laid in (Plastic Scrimshaw: Some New Problems). A very thorough study of the art of scrimshaw. Includes and introduction (The Romance of Scrimshaw), bibliography, notes, and index and 7 main chapters: The Word; The Background; Materials and Methods; Sailing; Whaling; The Product; Allied Arts Part I (Other Carvers and their Arts) and Part 2 (Shell Work, Baskets, and Embroidery). Examples of all kinds included: Boxes, razors, pie cutters, violin tailpieces and tuning pegs, candle holders, frames, and nearly anything else imaginable. Some practical, all artistic, several erotic, many ... Read more

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New Milford, CT: N. Flayderman & Co, (1972). sep 22 2017. 4to. (16), 291, (15) pp. b/w plates. Rarest and most desirable edition of the first complete, and still the best, book on scrimshaw. This is copy #25 in the author's personal edition of 150 copies. Custom bound in full red morocco with a 4x4 inch carved sperm whale plaque inset in front cover, with the copy number "No. 25" carved into the whale's body. This limited edition contains five additional plates of erotic scrimshaw. Signed and inscribed by author. Flayderman’s book is out of print and scarce in all editions. This copy is in fine condition. The last copy to appear at auction sold for $4500 in 2005.

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