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European Art Nouveau Jewelry

By Mourey, G. & A. Vallence

Watkins Glen, NY: Century House , 1969. Reprint of 1902 original. About 30 pp., various pagination, profusely illustrated with duotone photos, octavo format in white decorated softcovers. Scarce booklet. . 2nd. Paperback. Fine.

$15.00

Esempi di Arredamento Moderno di Tutto il Mondo : Sedie - Poltrone - Divani.

By Aloi, Roberto

Milano: Hoepli, 1950. First printing. XXXVII pp. text with 34 photos in text, indices, plus plate section with 298 photos, oversized softcover. Book itself is Very good for its age, with expected wear to extremities. No owner's name, firm binding. Dust jacket is present but laid in, with front panel, front flap and rear panel/flap separated into three pieces. An acceptable copy of this rare book on designeer MCM furniture. . 1st. Paperback. Fair/Dust Jacket Included.

$175.00

Clock & Watchmakers in Canada: 1700 to 1900,

By Langdon, John E.

Toronto: Anson Cartwright Editions, 1976. First edition. 195 pp., 8vo, blue wraps. An excellent reference with extensive lists of Canadian clock- and watch-makers. No owner's name, no tears, firm binding. Just some minor wear and creasing.. 1st. Paperback. Very Good.

$30.00

Radio Manufacturers of the 1920's: Freed-Eisemann to Priess Volume 2

By Alan Douglas

Vestal, 1989. First printing. 266 pp., many photos, vintage ads, index, oversized hardcover, dust jacket. No owner's name, no tears, not price-clipped, no noticeable wear. A superb copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

$85.00

Threads of History: Compilation of American History Recorded on Cloth
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Threads of History: Compilation of American History Recorded on Cloth

By Herbert Ridgeway Collins

Washingto, DC: Smithsonian Books, 1979. First printing. 566 pp., many color plates, hundreds of b&w illustrations, catalog of objects, biblio, index, oversized format in grey linen hardcovers. Lacking the dust jacket. Fine text with no owner's name, no visible wear, firm binding. A superb copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket.

$195.00

Radio manufacturers of the 1920's Volume 1

By Alan Douglas

Vestal Press, 1988. First printing. 225 pp., many photos, vintage ads, etc., index, oversized hardcover in dust jacket. No owner's name, no tears, no noticeable wear, not price clipped. A superb copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

$85.00

Radio Manufacturers of the 1920's: RCA to Zenith Volume 3

By Alan Douglas

Vestal Pr Ltd, 1991. First printing. 285 pp., many photos, vintage ads, index, oversized hardcover, dust jacket. No owner's name, no tears, not price-clipped, no noticeable wear, just top corner of front board bumped. Still, a superb copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

$125.00

Crystal Clear: Vintage American Crystal Sets, Crystal Detectors, and Crystals

By Maurice L. Sievers

Vestal, 1991. Rare first printing of this important reference. 282 pp., many photos, vintage ads, lists of manufacturers, index, oversized softcover. Internally Fine with no owner's name or wear. Covers have slight wear at corners. A very attractive copy. . 1st. Paperback. Very Good.

$65.00

All About Ontario Beds.

By Ingolfsrud, Elizabeth.

Grant, 1975. First printing. 63 pp., many photos, glossary, 8vo, softcover. VG copy with light wear to covers.. 1st. Very Good.

$8.00

All about Ontario desks

By Elizabeth Ingolfsrud

House of Grant (Canada), 1979. First printing. 79 pp., many photos, glossary, octavo format, green card covers. Light wear to covers, internally Fine. Also includes: Early Ontario Furniture by Gerald Stevens, 1966.. 1st. Paperback. Very Good.

$6.00

All About Ontario Tables

By Ingolfsrud, Elizabeth.

Grant, 1976. First printing. 63 pp., approx. 20 plates, ill.wraps, 8vo format in green covers. Sections on: history, styles, construction, decoration, assessment of age, etc., glossary. Slight wear to covers. Internally Fine. . 1st. Paperback. Very Good.

$8.00

Lighters Accendini. (LIMITED EDITION w/Price Guide)

By Bisconcini, Stephano

Milano: Edizioni San Gottardo, 1984. First printing, limited edition of 1,600. English-Italian language edition. This copy is hors de commerce, un-numbered, as it came as a review copy from the publisher. 339 pp., 846 ills. (many color), index, oversize, thick 4to, hardcover, dustjacket. 8 page price guide tipped in at rear, with values for all 846 items listed. Neat owner's name on front free endpaper. This copy is Good-only since there is some wear to the cloth at the tips and the dust jacket has some wear and tear at corners, also some staining to the inside at the spine-ends. A good usable copy of the classic, indispensable reference on the subject, very scarce in this limited edition hardcover. . 1st. Hardcover. Good/Dust Jacket Included.

$275.00

Modern Ornament and Design

By Halsted, J. N.

U.S.A.: Signs of the Times Publishing Company, 1985. Reprint of 1927 original. 198 pp., profusely illustrated, oversized oblong beige hardcover. No dust jacket, as issued. Fine copy with no owner's narme, no wear or marks. Scarce book.. 2nd. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket.

$95.00

Peter's Clock Book: Illustrated Step-by-step Guide to Cleaning Spring or Weight-driven Clocks.

By Unitt, Doris & Peter.

Clock House, Peterborough, 1969. Reprint. 44 pp., many ills., 8vo, card covers in cerlox binding. Fine copy. . Paperback. Fine.

$8.00

A Set of Chinese Bamboos

By White, William C.

Toronto: Royal Ontario Museum, 1939. Published approximately 1939. Twelve loose plates showing Chinese bamboo ink paintings done on paper in the "vertical wscroll' form, painted by Ch'ien Lung circa 1785, plus a one-page description, all in the orginal manilla envelope, approximately 9 1/2" X 11 1/2". There is a painting for each of the twelve months of the old Chinese year, running from March to February. The paintings were purchased by Bishop W. C. White and presented to the Royal Ontario Museum. Condition is very good. Only significant flaw is some mustiness from poor storage over the years. Will lessen with time in a dry environment. Scarce set. . Disbound. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Fountain Pen Hospital: The Showcase of Fine Writing Instruments 2007 Annual

By Fountain Pen Hospital

NY: Fountain Pen Hospital , 2007. First printing. 90 pp. catalog, profusely illustrated with color photos, magazine format. Includes 4 pp. order form and refill price list between p. 82 and 83. Also, laid in: 6 pp. Price List and promo sheet. Book and Price List is Fine. Minor wear to promo sheet. Uncommon item. . 1st. Paperback. Fine.

$25.00

The Story of Linen

By Leggett, William F.

Chicago: Chemical Publishing Co. Inc., 1945. First printing. 103 pp., biblio, small format (5" X 8") in dark green buckram with gilt titles in yellow dust jacket. This copy has two stamps stating "Review Copy" on the front and rear free endpapers. Owner's signature dated 1946. Text is Nearly Fine with no real flaws. Dust jacket is lightly edge-worn, no real tears to front or rear panels, just light wear and a few edge-nicks. Spine of dj is a bit faded and has some minor loss to the ends. Superb copy considering its age.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

$35.00

Shaker Smalls

By Serette, David

Sebasco, ME : Cardigan Press, 1983. First printing. About 200 pp., 934 items catalogued and photographed, index, quarto format in beige linen, no dust jacket as issued. No owner's name, no wear, tears or soiling to contents or covers. A lovely copy.. 1st. Hardcover. Fine.

$95.00

Ceramics from Black-Africa and Ancient America (Keramik aus Schwarz-Afrika und Altamerika) (German, English and French Edition)

By Karl-Ferdinand Schaedler

Zurich: Edition Primart, 1985. First printing. Tri-lingual (English, German, French) book. 345 pp., hundreds of photos, some color, notes, biblio, oversized hardcover in brown boards. Text is Fine, appears unread, no owner's name. Dust jacket has slight edge-wear, but no tears, not clipped. . 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.

$75.00

Lighters Accendini. (NUMBERED COPY, LIMITED EDITION w/Price Guide)

By Bisconcini, Stephano

Milano: Edizioni San Gottardo, 1984. First printing, limited edition of 1,600, of which this is number 387. 339 pp., 846 ills. (many color), index, oversize, thick 4to, hardcover, dustjacket. 8 page price guide laid in, with values for all 846 items listed. No owner's names, no tears. Only noticeable flaws are are tape shadows to dj and endpapers, also, light wear to dj at extremities. The classic, indispensable reference on the subject, very scarce in this limited edition hardcover. . 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.

$450.00

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