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The Best of J.E. Coleman: Clockmaker (From His "Questions and Answers" and "Clockwise and Otherwise" Columns . . . )

by Hagans, Orville R., compiler and editor; J.E. Coleman; foreword by Maury Norrell

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Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1979.
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$56.80

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Harrison OH:: American Watchmakers Institute Press,, 1979.. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, about 9.25 inches (23.5 cm) tall, in gilt stamped blue cloth. 528 pages illustrated by photographs, drawings, portrait photograph frontis. SIGNED BY THE EDITOR ON THE TITLE PAGE, AND BY THE DEDICATEES ON THE DEDICATION PAGE. LIMITED EDITION, #460 OF AN UNKNOWN NUMBER OF… Read more
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51. Auktion: Ausgesuchte historische Objekte

by Hermann Historica

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Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
2006.
Edition
Auction Catalog
Item Price
$45.50

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Munich:: Hermann Historica,, 2006.. Auction Catalog. Hardcover. Square octavo, 9 inches (23 cm) tall, in red cloth. An auction catalog from Germany with excellent color photography of the 462 lots of militaria including uniforms and weapons largely from the 19th century. The date of the auction was 19 October 2006. Text and captions in German and English, estimates… Read more
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Ko-Imari Beyond Tradition: A Selection of Gen-emon Tatebayashi's Work

by Meech-Pekarik, Julia, Editor

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Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1983.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9784051004873
Item Price
$34.10

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Japan:: Gakken,, 1983.. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, 12 inches (30.5 cm) tall, in cream silk. Unpaginated but profusely illustrated in both color and black and white. Text in Japanese except for introductory essays in English. A look at a selection of Japanese pottery created by a master potter. Descriptive text. The book is clean, bright, sound… Read more
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Chinese Snuff Bottles from the Pamela R. Lessing Friedman Collection

by Friedman, Pamela R. Lessing; editor, Lorna Price

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Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1990.
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$56.80

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Denver CO:: Published by author,, 1990.. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, about 11.75 inches (30 cm) tall, in turquoise cloth. 163 pages illustrated by color photographs. Both book and jacket have a hint of extremity wear. This is a very high quality museum exhibit catalogue, the exhibit having been held in late 1990 at the Denver Art… Read more
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Early European Porcelain & Faience as Collected by Kiyi and Edward Pflueger, Volumes I and II

by Morley-Fletcher, Hugo (Catalogue by)

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Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1993.
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$142.00

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London:: Christie's,, 1993.. First Edition. Hardcover. Two volumes, hardbacks in dark green cloth. A beautifully produced auction catalog. Volume I: German Porcelain; 255 pages with full page color plates. Volume II: Italian, Spanish, French and English Porcelain; Italian, French, German and other Pottery and Faience; 247 pages, also illustrated by full page color plates and… Read more
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$142.00
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A Guide to Colorado Merchant Trade Tokens

by Pritchard, Stuart M. Jr

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Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
2004.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781892508157
Item Price
$113.60

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Louisville CO:: Jinglebob Press,, 2004.. First Edition. Softcover. Spiral-bound softcover quarto, about 11 inches tall, in illustrated black wraps. 425 pages plus a one-page bibliography. Illustrated by 24 photographic plates (multiple images on each). SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE. The most comprehensive resource on this subject. Very nicely produced, also published… Read more
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Italian Glass, 1950-1960 (Volume I)

by Neuwirth, Waltraud

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Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1987.
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$56.80

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Wien:: Published by author,, 1987.. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, about 9.5 inches tall, in red cloth. 256 pages illustrated by 214 photograph plates, about half in color. Text and captions in French, English, German and Italian. The book is clean, bright, sound and unworn. The jacket is crisp but with very light edge wear. … Read more
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American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection (Volume 5 (V))

by Sack, Harold; Albert Sack; Robert Sack

Seller
Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1974.
Edition
First Edition thus
Item Price
$45.50

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Washington:: Highland House,, 1974.. First Edition thus. Hardcover. First published in a long series of softcover brochures, this volume collects Nos. 26 to 29. Quarto, about 12 inches (31 cm) tall, in red faux leather stamped in gilt. Pagination continuous with the first two volumes, so about 260 pages plus 6 page index covering this volume only. … Read more
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American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection (Volume 6 (VI))

by Sack, Harold; Clement E. Conger; John Wilmerding

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Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1979.
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$45.50

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Washington:: Highland House,, 1979.. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, about 12 inches (31 cm) tall, in red faux leather stamped in gilt. The first five volumes reprinted brochures published by Israel Sack's sons. This volume discusses "Masterpieces and Rarities" as well as a piece on the antiques in the White House and another on American paintings in… Read more
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American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection (Volume 3 (III))

by Sack, Harold; Albert Sack; Robert Sack

Seller
Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1972.
Edition
First Edition thus
Item Price
$45.50

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Washington:: Highland House,, 1972.. First Edition thus. Hardcover. First published in a long series of softcover brochures, this volume collects Nos.18 to 21. Quarto, about 12 inches (31 cm) tall, in red faux leather stamped in gilt. Pagination continuous with the first two volumes, so about 260 pages plus a 12 page index covering the first… Read more
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American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection (Volume 4 (IV))

by Sack, Harold; Albert Sack; Robert Sack

Seller
Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1974.
Edition
First Edition thus
Item Price
$45.50

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Washington:: Highland House,, 1974.. First Edition thus. Hardcover. First published in a long series of softcover brochures, this volume collects Nos. 22 to 25. Quarto, about 12 inches (31 cm) tall, in red faux leather stamped in gilt. Pagination continuous with the first two volumes, so about 260 pages plus 6 page index covering this volume only. … Read more
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Steuben Hand-Blown Glassware

by Corning Glass Works

Seller
Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
No date (ca. 1950).
Edition
Facsimile Reprint
Item Price
$73.90

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New York:: Corning Glass, Steuben Division,, No date (ca. 1950).. Facsimile Reprint. Softcover. Quarto, about 12 inches (30 cm.) tall. 56 pages, three hole punched and stud bound, with bottom stud missing. Blue paper covers with blue and silver detail. A facsimile reprint of a Steuben glass catalog, complete with options for color, class, form, and design. An appendix… Read more
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Straits Chinese Beadwork & Embroidery, A Collector's Guide

by Meng, Ho Wing

Seller
Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1987.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9789971651947
Item Price
$39.80

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Singapore:: Times Books International,, 1987.. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, about 11.5 inches (29 cm) tall, in gilt stamped blue cloth. 176 pages illustrated by color photographs and a map. The Straits Chinese are Chinese living in Singapore as well as Penang and Malacca. The material covered in this book is not directly based on the… Read more
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Majolica

by Dawes, Nicholas M

Seller
Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1990.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780517577578
Item Price
$34.10

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New York:: Crown Publishers, Inc.,, 1990.. First Edition. Hardcover. Square quarto, about 10 inches (26 cm.) tall. Bound in green cloth with gold lettering on spine. 192 pages, filled with more than 300 colorful photographs of majolica earthenware. A detailed survey of the history of the style, with information aimed towards the discerning collector. A clean and bright copy,… Read more
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Ivory: An International History and Illustrated Survey

by Vickers, Michael, et al

Seller
Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1987.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810911185
Item Price
$113.60

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New York:: Harry N. Abrams,, 1987.. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, about 12.25 inches (31 cm) tall, in white cloth elaborately decorated in blind. 352 pages illustrated by photographs. A beautifully produced book with detailed photos of carved ivory from all ages and around the world. Both the book and jacket are bright and clean with no… Read more
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Spratling Silver: A Field Guide. Recognizing a William Spratling Treasure [Signed]

by Goddard, Phyllis M

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Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
2003.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780974090733
Item Price
$68.20

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Altadena CA:: Keenan Tyler Paine,, 2003.. First Edition. Softcover. Trade paperback, about 9 inches tall, in blue wraps. 152 pages illustrated by color photographs. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE. An excellent reference on the designs of the master craftsman of Mexican silver. Covers just a touch rubbed but otherwise clean, sound and… Read more
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Greetings From Colorado: A Glimpse at the Past Through Postcards

by Sprague, Marshall

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Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1988.
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780932575722
Item Price
$34.10

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Portland OR:: Graphic Arts Center Publishing,, 1988.. First edition. Hardcover. Green cloth with spine title in gilt. 112 pages illustrated by color plates of postcards from the state. A fascinating look at the photography and lithography from the early 20th century. Wonderful production values The lightest of extremity wear to the book. The jacket… Read more
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Ceramics from the House of Amphora, 1890-1915

by Scott, Richard L.; Jan Mergl; Lenka Merglova Pankova; photographs by Richard Binstadt

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Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
2004.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780974737706
Item Price
$340.90

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Sidney Ohio:: Published by author,, 2004.. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, about 11.75 inches (30 cm) tall, in gilt stamped burgundy cloth. 347 pages with 547 examples in color. In addition to the well captioned color plates, there is a section on collecting suggestions. The book starts with an informative text on the history of the … Read more
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The Art of Netsuke Carving

by Masatoshi; as told to Raymond Bushnell

Seller
Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1981.
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780870114809
Item Price
$142.00

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Tokyo / New York:: Kodansha International,, 1981.. Second Printing. Hardcover. Quarto, about 11.75 inches (30 cm) tall, in green cloth, spine title in gilt, small pastedown photograph on cover. 236 pages illustrated by photographs, many in color. "Masatoshi is the last netsuke carver to belong to the great tradition of Japanese craftsmanship . . but . .… Read more
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$142.00
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Denver's Golden Days and Apothecary Palaces

by Eatwell, John M.; David K. Clint

Seller
Gallagher Books, ABAA, ILAB
Published
1971.
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$73.90

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No place [Denver]:: Antique Bottle Collectors of Colorado,, 1971.. First Edition. Hardcover. LIMITED EDITION, ONE OF 500 COPIES, SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS. Quarto, about 11.25 inches tall, in dull orange cloth stamped in white. 228 pages illustrated by photographs and drawings. An excellent reference with drawings of bottles used by local drug stores, a list of… Read more
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