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Kovels' Antiques & Collectibles price guide 2017 (49th edition)

By Terry Kovel and Kim Kovel

New York, New York: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, 2016. First Edition. Original Wraps. Fine. Quarto, 10" tall, xvi + 564 pages with intertextual color illustration, illustrated stif wraps. A fine, clean, neat soft cover with little shelf wear, binding tight, paper white

$16.50

Collector's Guide to Trolls: identification [and] & values
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Collector's Guide to Trolls: identification [and] & values

By Pat Peterson

Paducah KY: Collector Books, 1995. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Quarto, 11" tall, 286 + [2] pages with intertextual color illustration, stiffcolor wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover with minor shelf wear over all, but several cover creases, binding tight, paper white, with a previous owner's name on the title page and just a few page corners turned.

$29.52

Early Lighting in New England 1620 - 1861

By Helen Brigham Hebard; sketches by Ellen Hatch Brewster

Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle, 1964. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -/Without dust jacket. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 88 pages, blue boards. A very good minus over all, generally clean, sturdy hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear, light exterior soiling and rubbing through at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed with slight foxing to the top edge and a previous owner's bookplate and name penned on the front endpaper. Without dust jacket.

$7.50

Guide to Old Bottles: Contents and Prices; volume I and volume II [two volumes sold together] [signed]

By Richard E. Fike

Ogden, Utah: Richard E. Fike, 1967. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. 2 vols. both signed by the author on the title page. Quarto, 11" tall, vol. 1: 48; vol. 2: 48 pages with intertexual black and white illustration, wire saddle stitch, stiff wraps. A very good, sturdy soft cover over all with generally minor shelf wear and light exterior soiling; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, but with foxing to the fore-edges.

$28.50

Heywood-Wakefield Modern Furniture: identification and value guide
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Heywood-Wakefield Modern Furniture: identification and value guide

By Steve Rouland & Roger Rouland

Paducah KY: Collector Books, 1995. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Quarto, 11" tall, 352 pages with intertextual black and white illustration, color wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper white, with a previous owner's name on the title page and a very slight touch of dust soiling to the fore-edges

$12.50

Annalee Price Index and Collector's Information Guide; volume I of III--Christmas Dolls; volume II of III--Animals; Volume III of III--Human Figures [three volumes sold together]

By Thorndike family

Meredith nh: Whiteface Publishing, 5/1/89. Original Wraps. Very good. 3 vols. Quarto, 11" tall, vol. 1: 157 pages; vol. 2: 173 pages; vol. 3: 149 pages; intertextual illustration; stiff illustarted color wraps. A very good, generally cleal soft cover set with minor shelf wear and rubbing; bindings tight, paper white, slight foxing to the top fore-edges and a previous owner's initials on the front endpaper.

$28.50

Connecticut Quilts: bed quilt entries listed in Woodbury Connecticut probate inventories 1720 - 1819

By Roger G. Stone

Lee's Summit, Missouri: fat little pudding boys press, 1998. First Edition. Wire saddle stitch. Very good. A catalogue of entries published in pamphlet form, 8 1/3" tall 27 pages, sewn side-stich, stiff wraps. A very good, clean, neat sof cover over all, binding tight, paper white but some light soiling to the exterior covers.

$12.50

China Classics: 1. Majolica

By Larry Freeman

Watkins Glen, N.Y: Century House, 1949. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good +. Sold as an original reference copy only. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, unpaginated (approx. 88 pages) with intertextual black and white pages, blue boards. A good plus original first edition overall with general exterior shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, binding solid, paper just slightly yellowed, with a previous owner's name stamp and a penned retail price. Without dust jacket.

$9.50

[catalogue] Books and Periodicals, Prints, Drawings and Photographs relating to the History of Aeronautics and Motoring. [ Public Auction] Thursday, September 30, 1971 at 10:30 a.m. precisely

By Christies, et al

London, England: Christy, Manson & Woods, 1971. First Edition. Original Wraps. Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 101 pages + various corrections, prices realized and bid slips laid in, stiff printed wraps. A very good, clean, neat soft cover over all with light shelf wear, some exterior soiling, primarily to the spine; binding solid, paper white

$19.00

Ruth Webb Lee's Sandwich Glass Handbook

By Ruth Webb Lee

Northboro, Massachusetts: Ruth Webb Lee, 1947. Original Wraps. Very Good -. A handy pocket volume containing all of the photographs and line drawings used in Sandwich Glass. A comprehensive checklist and authoritative guide for collectors. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, unpaginated (approx 240 pages) stiff printed wraps. A very good minus over all, generally clean, moderately worn soft cover, covers slightly soilded and color faded, and a cloth backstrip added to the spine; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed with a small dampstain to the bottom fore-edge margin.

$4.50

The History and Origin of Horse Brasses (the symbolic reasons for many of the designs)

By Reginald A. Brown (secretary, British Horse Society)

Lewes, England: W.E. Baxter, 1949. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. Small octavo, 7 1/2" tall, 64 pages, brown titles on beige boards; b&w photographs and illustration. A good original copy overall with moderate exterior shelf wear and light exterior soiling, but back strip of spine is loose at the rear hinge, hinges and binding solid, paper clean, just lightly yellowed, with some foxing to the endpapers and title pages. Lacking dust jacket.

$12.50

Glass: the Smithsonian Illustrated Library of Antiques

By Paul Vickers Gardner ; Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Washington D.C: Smithsonian Institution - Cooper-Hewitt Museum, 1979. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Quarto 11 1/4" tall, 128 pages with color and b&w illustrations, gilt titles on black half-cloth. A near fine, clean, hardcover first edition, with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white, with light musky odor from storage. In a near fine, lighly worn dust jacket.

$9.50

Boxes: the Smithsonian Illustrated Library of Antiques

By William C. Ketchum, Jr.; Cooper-Hewitt Museum

Washington D.C: Smithsonian Institution - Cooper-Hewitt Museum, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Quarto 11 1/4" tall, 128 pages with color and b&w illustrations, gilt titles on blue half-cloth. A near fine, clean, hardcover first edition, with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lighly worn dust jacket.

$9.50

Three Centuries of English Domestic Silver 1500 - 1820

By Bernard and Therle Hughes

New York, New York: Wilfred Funk, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Octavo 8" tall, 248 pages + 47 black and white plates, silver titles on black cloth. A very good, clean, neat hardcover with moderate shelf wear, light fading to the spine cloth; hinges and binding solid, with a touch of foxing to the fore-edges. Without dust jacket.

$12.50

Furniture: Furniture Finishing Decoration and Patching. In Five Parts; I--Period Furniture and Modern Styles; II--Furniture Finsihing; III--Furniture Decoration; IV--Furniture Patching; V--Special Finishes--Lamps, Mirror, Pianos, Radio Cabinets, etc

By Albert Brace Pattou and Clarence Lee Vaugh

Chicago, Illinois: Frederick J. Drake, 1955. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -. A new and complete work on furniture of all kinds, with full practical instruction on finsihing, patching and decoration--materials, tools and processes. Octavo, 7 1/2", 238 pages with intertextual illustrations + index, Illustrated with black and white plans and drawings; maroon cloth. A very good minus, clean, sturdy hard cover, with rubbing to the fore-corner tips; binding and hinges solid, paper lightly yellowed. Without dustjacket.

$9.50

English China and Its Marks (688 marks-205 markers)

By Thomas H. Ormsbee; drawings by W. Robert Suda

New York, New York: Deerfield-Hearthside, 1967. Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 200 pages with intertextual line illustration. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing, hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. In a good, moderately worn dust jacket with several edge tears and price clipped.

$8.50

American Country Furniture 1780 - 1875

By Ralph and Terry Kovel

New York, New York: Crown, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Good. Quarto, 11 1/4, vii + 248 pages with intertextual B & W illustration, gray cloth. A very good hard cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, cloth slightly color faded at the margins; hinges and binding solid, paper white but fore-edges lightly yellowed with a small inscription on both the front and rear endpapers. In a good, edge worn dust jacket with chipping at the folds.

$9.50

Rugs as an Investment

By Parviz Nemati

New York, New York: Charles E. Tuttle / Agate Press, 1980. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good / Very Good. Quarto, 12" tall, 209 pages, gilt titles on blue cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white, with light foxing to the fore-edge. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket.

$19.00

Modern Fine Glass

By Leloise Davis Skelly

New York, New York: Richard R. Smith, Inc, 1937. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Sold as a nice reading copy only. Quarto, 12 1/2" tall 144 pages; gilt titles, beige quarter cloth over blue cloth; a good plus copy over all with moderate shelf wear, with some fraying to the top and bottom of the back strip, but the primary defect being foxing to the exterior spine cloth and the interior gutters, foxing to the endpapers, and scattered foxing to the margins of the first and last pages and fore -edges, hinges and binding tight, pages otherwise white. No dust jacket.

$16.50

A Celebration of the English Country House: Sporting and Marine Paintings, Furniture, Ceramics and Decorations; Sale # 7118; Sotheby's Auction Thursday April 16, 1998 at 2 pm and Friday, April 17, 1998 at 10:15 am and 2 pm (with auction results)

By Sotheby's ,et al

New York, New York: Sotheby's, 1998. First Edition. Original Wraps. Near Fine. Quarto, 11" tall, 429 + pages) with color and black and white intertextual illustration throughout, stiff color illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean neat hard cover with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white.

$19.00

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