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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 printing. 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

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. 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

Guide to Old Radios: Pointers, Pictues and Prices
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Guide to Old Radios: Pointers, Pictues and Prices

By David & Betty Johnson

Cleveland, Tennessee: Wallace-Homestead, 1990. First edition thus. Pictorial Stiff Wraps. Near Fine. Small quarto 10" tall; ix + 225 pages, illustrated stiff wraps. Color cover, black and white interior. A near fine, clean, large format paperback first edition with a light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white

$8.50

The Priceless Possession of a Few: a brief history of the Gruen Watch Company, their 50th Anniversary Watch, and Contemporary Prestige Watches; a supplement to the Bulletin of the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, Inc. ; number 10; Winter, 1974

By Eugene T. Fuller

Columbia, PA: National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, 1974. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo pamphlet, 8 3/4" tall, 64 pages, stiff yellow wraps. A very good, clean neat soft cover over all with light shelf wear and slight exterior soiling, binding tight, paper white.

$19.00

COLLECTION IN THE MAKING: A Survey of the Problems Involved in Collecting Pictures Together with Brief Estimates of the Painters in the Phillips Memorial Gallery.

By Duncan Phillips.

New York/Washington, DC: E. Weyhe/Phillips Memorial Gallery, 1926. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Good/Without Dustjacket. Large quarto, 12 1/2" tall, 112 text pages, Illustrated with 2 color and 144 b&w plates, blue cloth with gilt titles. A good original hard cover with moderate shelf wear, fraying started at top and bottom of the back strip, with a 1" tear at the top, spine canted;rear hinge cracked but secure, binding solid, paper light to moderately yellowed, interior clean.

$19.00

Maxfield Parrish Prints: a collector's guide

By Marian S. Sweeney; introduction by William Morgan

Dublin, New Hampshire: William L. Bauhan, 1974. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, xx + 137 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, sturdy soft cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper cream white.

$8.50

Ruth Webb Lee's Sandwich Glass Handbook

By Ruth Webb Lee

Northboro, Massachusetts: Ruth Webb Lee, 1947. Fourth printing. 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

Toys From American Childhood 1845 - 1945
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Toys From American Childhood 1845 - 1945

By Tim Luke

New York, New York: Portfolio Press, 2001. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Quarto, 12 1/4" tall, 256 pages, gilt titles on maroon boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition, with little shelf wear but bumping to one corner; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with original price.

$12.50

The Standard AirPost [Stamp] Catalog; with which is combined The Dworak Specialized Catalog of U.S. and Canadian Air Mail Covers; 1933 Edition

By Donald E. Dickason (editor)

Wooster, Ohio: The Berkshire Exchange, 1933. First edition thus. Hardcover--cloth. Good. Duodecimo, 7 1/4" tall, 454 pages with intertextual illustration. A good, generally clean, sturdy hard cover with moderate shelf wear, rubbing at all extremities, fore-corner tips through to boards, backstrip edges starting to fray at top and bottom edges ; bindin slightly shaken, hinges and binding solid, paper moderately yellowed with foxing to the endpapers and fore-edges. Lacking dust jacket.

$28.50

Making Money in Autographs

By George Sullivan; introduction by Charles Hamilton

New York, New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1977. Reprint. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 223 pages with black and white intertextual illustration throughout, gilt titles on gray cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear but color fading to the cloth at the margins; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white with light foxing to the fore-edges. In a good, moderately worn dust jacket with the original price.

$7.50

The Photograph Collector's Guide

By Lee D. Witkin and Barbara London

New York, New York: New York Graphic Society, 1980. Second printing. Hardcover. Very Good +. Quarto, 11" tall, x + 438 pages, black & white illustrations throughout, stiff illustrated wraps; bibliography. A very good plus, clean soft cover with moderate shelf wear and a short tear at the top of the spine; hinges and binding tight, paper white.

$9.50

Chinese Rugs Designed for Needlepoint

By Maggie Lane

New York, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good / Good. Quarto, 12 1/4", 114 pages, white cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover first edition with moderate shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper cream white, with the previous owner's name on the front endpaper. In a good, moderately edge worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$9.50

English Pewter Touchmarks; including the marks of origin of the some Scottish and Irish Pewterers / American Pewter Marks & Makers: a handbook for collectors (two original soft cover books sold together)

By Radway Jackson; edited by Ronald F. Michaelis / Celia Jacobs

Radnor, Pennsylvania / Brattleboro vt: Wallace-Homestead / Stephen Greene Press, 1970 / 1981. First edition / Second edition. Original Wraps. both Near Fine. 2 individual vols. 1: Duodecimo, 7" tall, 123 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper white. / 2: Duodecimo, 6 1/2" tall, 93 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper white.

$9.50

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

Fairy Lamps : Evening's Glow of Yesteryear

By Amelia E. MacSwiggan ; Marjories M. Smith (introductions)

New York, New York: Bonanza Books, 1962. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good / Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 170 pages, red boards. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed, but a blush of foxing to the fore-edge and endpapers. in a good moderately worn dust jacket.

$9.50

Early American Pressed Glass (enlarged and revised); a classification of patterns collectible in sets together and with individual pieces for table decorations

By Ruth Webb Lee

Pittsford, New York: Ruth Webb Lee, 1933. Sixth edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good / Fair. Octavo, 8 3/4" tall, xxiv + 683 pages, gilt titles on decorative blue cloth. A very good, clean, moderately worn hard cover, cloth edge color faded; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed with light foxing to the fore-edges. With a tattered dust jacket which is split into pieces at the folds.

$12.50

Cambridge Glass 1818 to 1888: the story of the New England Glass Company

By Laura Woodside Watkins

Boston, Massachusetts: Little, Brown & Co., 1930. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine / Fair. Octavo, 8" tall, xxi + 199 pages, decorative blue cloth. A near fine, clean, neat lightly worn hard cover (spine titles just slightly faded; hinges and binding tight, paper more cream than white. With a tattered dust jacket which is split into pieces at the folds (enclosed in a mylar jacket.).

$95.00

Dime Detective Index

By James L. Traylor

New Carrollton, MD 20784: Pulp Collector Press, 1986. First printing. Original Wraps. Fine. Octavo, 7 1/4" tall, 124 pages, black and white illustrated stiff card cover, perfect bound. A fine, clean, neat original soft cover with light shelf wear; binding solid, paper white.

$65.00

Costume Jewelry: the Great Pretenders

By Lyngerda Kelley and Nancy Schiffer

West Chester, PA: Schiffer, 1987. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Near Fine. Quarto, 11" tall, 168 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, sturdy soft cover with light shelf wear ; interior fine, binding tight, paper white.

$19.00

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