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image of Selections from Oriental Objects of Art Collected by Worcester Reed Warner most of which have been presented to the Cleveland Museum of Art

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Tarrytown, NY, 1921. Hardcover. Very good. 135 p. 36 cm. 54 illustrations, of which 16 are pasted-in colour plates. Black cloth with gold impressing. Corners bumped, spine ends softened, a little soiling. Thumbing to interior. Introduction by the collector. Mainly Chinese with some Japanese and Korean works. Consists of porcelain, stone sculpture, jewelery, bronzes.
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$400.00
image of The Origins and Craft of Antique Tin_Tôle

The Origins and Craft of Antique Tin & Tôle

by PLAYER, John

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Attic Books
Published
1995
Condition
Near fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780969983705
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$50.00

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Norwood Publishing, 1995. First Edition. Softcover. Near fine. 106 p. 22 cm. B&w photos and drawings. Softcover. Light wear. Inscribed by author on title page.
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image of Les cruches de marchands du Québec 2

Les cruches de marchands du Québec 2

by RICHER, Maurice

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Attic Books
Published
2015
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9782981077813
Item Price
$75.00

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Gatineau: Gauvin, 2015. Softcover. Near fine. 211, [3] p. 23 cm. B&w photos. Softcover. French text.
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$75.00
image of Les Paradis du monde: L'art populaire du Québec

Les Paradis du monde: L'art populaire du Québec

by GALIPEAU, Pascale

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Attic Books
Published
1995
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9780660905631
Item Price
$35.00

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Musee canadien des civilisations, 1995. Softcover. Near fine. 239 p. 24 cm. Mainly b&w illustrations with a few in colour. Softcover. French text.
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$35.00
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The Hart Pottery, Canada West

by TAYLOR, David and Patricia

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Attic Books
Published
1966
Condition
Good
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$35.00

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Picton, ON: The Picton Gazette Publishing Co. Ltd., 1966. Staplebound. Good. viii, 36, [3] p. 23 cm. B&w illustrations. Staplebound booklet. Soiling to covers. Small mark margin of p.25.
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image of Automata: The Golden Age 1848-1914

Automata: The Golden Age 1848-1914

by BAILLY, Christian

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Attic Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very good +
ISBN
9780856673450
Item Price
$300.00

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London: Sotheby's Publications, 1987. Hardcover. Very good +/Fine. 360 p. 32 cm. Over 150 colour photos and numerous b&w photos, many from period trade catalogues. Red cloth hardcover with pressed-on photo and gold and black impressing. In mylar-covered dustjacket. Light wear to lower edges. Former owner's label on front free endpaper. The "Golden Age of Automata" saw… Read more
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$300.00
image of Medieval Indian Coinages: A Historical and Economic Perspective February 17th-19th, 2001. 5th International Colloquium

Medieval Indian Coinages: A Historical and Economic Perspective February 17th-19th, 2001. 5th International Colloquium

by JHA, Amiteshwar (ed.)

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Attic Books
Published
2001
Condition
ex library-very good
Item Price
$35.00

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Maharashtra, India: INRNS Publications, 2001. Hardcover. ex library-very good. 274 p. 29 cm. B&w illustrations. Blue cloth hardcover. Ex library with labels on exterior, front endpapers, ink notation on rear pastedown. Some discolouration to cloth, faded spine. Pages neat and clean. Topics include: Indian overseas trade in the 17th century and its impact on coinage; Yadava coins;… Read more
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image of Koptsi tkani katalog [Coptic Textiles: Collection of Coptic Textiles, State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow]

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Leningrad: Izd. "Avropa", 1969. Hardcover. Good/Good. Unpaginated. 28 cm. 112 colour plates + 244 b&w illustrations at rear. Black cloth with gold print in pictorial dustjacket. Jacket has some edge wear, including tears, as well as soiling and some scuffs to rear panel. Discolouration to inner margins of first pages. Former owner's name at top of title page.… Read more
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$125.00
image of The Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, Tokens and Paper Money. 36th Anniversary Edition 1952-1988

The Charlton Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, Tokens and Paper Money. 36th Anniversary Edition 1952-1988

by CHARLTON, J. E.; CROSS, W. K.

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Attic Books
Published
1988
Condition
Near fine
Edition
No. 413 of 1000 copies signed by J. E. Charlton and W. K. Cross
ISBN
9780889680630
Item Price
$60.00

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Toronto: Charlton International; W. K. Cross, 1988. No. 413 of 1000 copies signed by J. E. Charlton and W. K. Cross. Hardcover. Near fine. 34, 211, 239, 242 p. 23 cm. Red leatherette. Contains: Catalogue of Canadian Coins, Tokens and Fractional Currency, 1st edition, 1952; Standard Catalogue of Canadian Coins, 42nd Edition, 1988; Standard Catalogue of Canadian… Read more
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$60.00
image of The Gunsmiths of Canada: A Checklist of Tradesmen

The Gunsmiths of Canada: A Checklist of Tradesmen

by GOODING, S. James

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Attic Books
Published
1974
Condition
Good +
ISBN
9780919316140
Item Price
$25.00

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Ottawa: Museum Restoration Service, 1974. Staplebound. Good +. Historical Arms Series No. 14. 36 p. 26 cm. Staplebound booklet. Light wear. Some pencil marks.
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image of American Silversmiths in British North America 1776-1800

American Silversmiths in British North America 1776-1800

by LANGDON, John E.

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Published
1970
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$150.00

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Toronto: n.p., 1970. Hardcover. Very good. 82 p. 27 cm. Quarter black cloth with cream paper boards. In somewhat soiled slipcase. Marbled endpapers. Neat clean pages. A work covering the relatively overlooked realm of loyalist silversmiths who left America for what would eventually become Canada. Each biographical entry is carefully researched and sourced. 39 entries in… Read more
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$150.00
image of 200 Jaar antieke barometers 1670-1870

200 Jaar antieke barometers 1670-1870

by VAN COTTHEM, Th. H.; DULFER, Jan (illus.)

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Attic Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very good +
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$35.00

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Schiedam: Interbook International, 1977. Hardcover. Very good +/Very good +. 179 p. 24 cm. B&w illustrations. Blue cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Former owner's label on front free endpaper. Text in Dutch.
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La Pâte de Verre

by DAUM, Noël

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Attic Books
Published
1984
Condition
Good +
ISBN
9782207100677
Item Price
$50.00

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Denoel, 1984. Hardcover. Good +/Very good +. 188 p. 30 cm. 256 figures, many in colour. Green cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Jacket has a little edge wear. Cloth has dampstains to top front and spine ends, a little discolouration to edges, dent in lower part of rear board. Ink inscription on front free endpaper. French text. Topics:… Read more
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The Mantons: Gunmakers

by NEAL, W. Keith; BLACK, D. H. L.

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Attic Books
Published
1967; 1978
Condition
Very good +
Item Price
$200.00

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New York; Tisbury Wiltshire: Walker and Company; Compton Press, 1967; 1978. Hardcover. Very good +/Very good. 2 vols.: xv, 300; 279 p. 26 cm. Vol. I has 8 p. of colour plates 64 p. of half-tone plates, and 16 p. of Manton's drawings. Vol. II has 30 more b&w illustrations and a colour frontispiece. Blue cloth hardcovers with… Read more
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$200.00
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Hache Ebénistes A Grenoble

by CLERC, Marianne; BOBIN, Yves (illus.)

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Attic Books
Published
1997
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9782723423984
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$50.00

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Grenoble: Editions Glenat; Musee Dauphinois, 1997. Hardcover. Near fine/Fine. 157, [3], XXIII p. 32 cm. Colour illustrations. Black cloth with white print in mylar-covered dustjacket. Some small dents to lower edges. French text. Accompanied an exhibition held at Musée Dauphinois 1997-1998.
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image of Le mobilier du XVIIIe Siècle à L'Art Déco

Le mobilier du XVIIIe Siècle à L'Art Déco

by SASSONE, Adriana et al

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Attic Books
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9783822869888
Item Price
$75.00

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Koln: Evergreen; Benedikt Taschen, 2000. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 814 p. 29 cm. Colour illustrations. Red cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. French text.
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Kroeber Clocks, American & Imported

by LY, Tran Duy

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Attic Books
Published
2006
Condition
Very good +
ISBN
9780930163808
Item Price
$45.00

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Johnson City, TN: Arlington Books, 2006. Hardcover. Very good +. 584 p. 29 cm. Mainly b&w and a few colour illustrations. Hardcover. Former owner's label on front free endpaper. Small dent in lower rear board and scratch up upper front.
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image of Ashtrays and other smoker's items: Yozaburo Tsuchiya Collection

Ashtrays and other smoker's items: Yozaburo Tsuchiya Collection

by TSUCHIYA, Yozaburo; HIBI, Sadao (illus.)

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Published
[1989]
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$100.00

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Tokyo: Gendaikikakushitsu, [1989]. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 434 p. 27 x 30 cm. 1406 colour and b&w illustrations. Paper hardcover in mylar-covered dustjacket. Slipcase with white label has moderate wear to edges. Brief history of Tobacco with some comments on ashtrays by Masamitsu Okuda. Text in English and Japanese.
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Early English Clocks: A discussion of domestic clocks up to the beginning of the eighteenth century

by DAWSON, Percy G.; DROVER, C. B.; PARKES, D. W.

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Attic Books
Published
1982
Condition
Very good
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$50.00

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Antique Collectors' Club, 1982. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. 550, [1] p. 28 cm. 800 b&w plates and 27 colour. Navy cloth with gold print in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Front flap price clipped. Small owner's label on front free endpaper. Topics: the period up to the early 17th century; the Clockmakers' Company; the lantern clock; clock movements and… Read more
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The Deringer in America. Volume One: The Percussion Period

by WILSON, R. L. & EBERHART, L. D.; DOW, Richard Alan, MOWBRAY, E. Andrew & PULEO, Joseph V. (eds.)

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Attic Books
Published
1985
Condition
Near fine
ISBN
9780917218200
Item Price
$125.00

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Lincoln, RI: Andrew Mowbray, 1985. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. x, 11-271 p. 29 cm. 303 b&w illustrations with 28 colour plates in centre. Beige cloth in mylar-covered dustjacket. Former owner's label on front free endpaper. Spine a little faded. Topics: deringers by Henry Deringer; deringers by Slotter & Company; deringer copyists and agents; foreign and unidentified… Read more
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$125.00