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Wilmette: TM Productions 1975, 1st printing. (4to) 110pp. Near fine in very good plus dust jacket. Black & white and color photographs, inventory lists. The jacket is rubbed. (Recreation, Lionel Trains, Model Railroads, Model Trains).
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Lionel; A Collector's Guide and History. Volume II: Postwar

by McComas, Tom (With James Tuohy.)

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Wilmette: TM Productions 1976, 1st printing. (4to) 138pp. Fine in near fine dust jacket. Black & white and color photographs, tables. (Recreation, Lionel Trains, Model Railroads, Model Trains).
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New York: Metro Books 978-1-4351-2-4264 [978-1-4351-2-4264] 2011, 2nd edition. (4to) 272pp. Fine, no dust jacket. Black & white and color photographs, glossary, index. (Recreation, Lionel Trains, Model Railroads, Model Trains).
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image of Lionel; A Collector's Guide and History to Lionel Trains, Volume IV: 1970-1980

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Wilmette: TM Productions 1980, 1st printing. (4to) 136pp. Near fine in very good plus dust jacket. Black & white and color photographs , tables. The front endpapers are toned, the jacket is rubbed and has a label-scar. (Recreation, Lionel Trains, Model Railroads, Model Trains).
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Ellicott City: Greenberg Publishing Company 1979, 2nd edition. (4to paperback) 245pp. Very good. Black & white and color photographs, tables. (Recreation, Lionel Trains, Model Railroads, Model Trains).
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The Lionel Train Book

by Schleicher, Robert

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Mount Clemens: Lionel Trains Inc. 1986. (4to paperback) 131pp. Fine. Illustrations, black & white and color photographs, glossary. (Recreation, Lionel Trains, Model Railroads, Model Trains).
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Sykesville: Greenberg Publishing Company [0-89778-070-1] 1978. (Trade paperback) 124pp. Very good. Illustrations. Edited by Linda Greenberg. (Recreation, Lionel Fundimensions Trains, Model Railroads).
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image of The Birch Bark Roll of Woodcraft. The Twenty-Ninth Edition of the Manual for Boys and Girls from 4 to 94. Activities Section

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New York: A.S. Barnes 1931. (stiff paper covers) 268pp. Near fine. Illustrations, bibliography, index. (Recreation, Activity Book, Juvenile, Outdoor Life).
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London: Book Club Associates [0-7063-5015-4] 1975. (4to) 320pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs and illustrations, bibliography. A previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. "Many people who have the means to pursue an acquisitive hobby have only a limited space in which to… Read more
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Railway Antiques

by Mackay, James

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9780706355260
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London: Ward Lock Limited [0-7063-5526-1] 1978. (4to) 136pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, frontispiece, black and white and color photographs and illustrations, index. "A collector's guide to rail relics and collectable items associated with the railways. The book includes not only the equipment and accessories produced for or by the railways… Read more
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Royal Crown Derby

by Twitchett, John

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9780214200441
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London: Barrie & Jenkins [0-214-20044-2] 1976, 1st edition. (4to) 224pp. Very good plus in good to very good dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs and illustrations, tables, appendices, bibliography, index. Lightly edgeworn, and the dust jacket is creased with several closed tears on the front and back. "The town of Derby has… Read more
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Taxidermy

by Pray, Leon L.

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New York: Macmillan Company 1966. (Hardcover) 91pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Illustrations, index. There is a previous owner's name on the front free endpaper, the rear hinge is cracked and the book lacks a rear endpaper. "Taxidermy in these modern times, with borax mothproofing as its latest and greatest step forward, can be… Read more
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London: PRC Publishing [1-85648-628-1] 2002. (Square hardcover) 144pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Color photographs, index. "Antiques at a Glance: Glass presents a fine selection of some of the most exquisite pieces of glassware to have passed through Christie's, the world-famous auction house. Part of a series, this book presents a wide range of… Read more
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image of The Price Guide to Victorian, Edwardian and 1920s Furniture (1860-1930)

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Suffolk: Antique Collectors' Club [1-851490-18-3] 1986. (4to) 217pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, photographs, illustrations, bibliography. The dust jacket is price-clipped. "This price guide breaks new ground in describing the good value of much furniture that is available to anyone who is prepared to throw away the blinders of prejudice… Read more
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French Provincial Decorative Art

by Oglesby, Catharine

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New York: Bonanza Books 0-517-6925 [0-517-6925] 1951. (4to) 214pp. Very good in good to very good dust jacket. Photograph on the title page, black and white and color photographs, illustrations, table, chronology, vignettes, bibliography. The dust jacket is rubbed and edgeworn. "This complete, authoritative volume is the first book available in English in many… Read more
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The History of Glass

by Klein, Dan (editors) (With Ward Lloyd.)

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9780748102464
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London: Black Cat [0-7481-0246-9] 1992. (4to) 288pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Color frontispiece, black and white and color photographs and illustrations, glossary, bibliography, index. "This profusely illustrated guide to glass is as much for the amateur enthusiast as the serious collector. Written by a team of experts, each of them a specialist in… Read more
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The Collectors Encyclopedia of McCoy Pottery

by Huxford, Sharon (With Bob Huxford.)

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ISBN
9780891450689
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Paducah: Collector Books [0-89145-068-8] 1995. (4to) 239pp. Near fine, no dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs, bibliography, index. The covers are lightly rubbed. "The J.W. McCoy Pottery Company was foundd on September 5, 1899. Although the pottery was located in roseville, Ohio, the incorporation papers were issued by the state of West… Read more
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New York: Crown Publishers 0-517-505568 [0-517-505568] 1978, later printing. (4to) 208pp. Very good in very good plus dust jacket. Color photographic frontispiece, photographs, illustrations, appendices, index. The dust jacket is price-clipped and lightly faded along the spine, the front free endpaper has a previous owner's book plate and blind stamp and there is some underlining… Read more
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New York: Thomas Nelson Inc. [0-8407-4316-5] 1971, 2nd printing. (4to) 301pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs and illustrations, glossary, index. The spine is a bit discolored, the top edge is speckled and the dust jacket is price-clipped. "This new edition of a book widely recognized as… Read more
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image of Furniture Treasury (Mostly of American Origin); Being a Record of Designers, Details of Designs and Structure, with Lists of Clock Makers in America, and a Glossary of Furniture Terms, Richly Illustrated

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New York: MacMillan Publishing Co. 0-02-59104 [0-02-59104] 1975. (4to) 548pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Top edge stained dark red, illustrations, plans, glossary, tables, index, appendix. The dust jacket is price-clipped. "Volume III will be welcomed by everyone who owns the first two volumes, with their 5,000 splendid photographs, of… Read more
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