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Nippon-To Art Swords of Japan: The Walter A. Compton Collection

by Compton; Junji; Kanichi; Morihiro

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Lippincott Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780913304051
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$125.00

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Japan House Gallery; Japan Society, 1976. First Edition . Soft cover. Very Good. 134, [2] pp. Folio. Stiff black paper wrappers, textured blue endpapers. A detailed catalogue of one of the most important collections of Japanese swords outside of that country. With numerous plates - photographs of Japanese swords, some in color, as well… Read more
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Corkscrews of the Eighteenth Century: Artistry in Iron and Steel

by Giulian, Bertrand B.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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WhiteSpace Publishing, 1995. First Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 236 pp. First edition. A comprehensive work on early iron and steel corkscrews, with many examples in black and white and color. Includes several appendices Small store sticker on ffep, else Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. Oversize: For international customers, there may be an… Read more
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Karatsu Ware: A Tradition of Diversity

by Becker, Johanna

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Lippincott Books
Published
1986
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780870117497
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$125.00

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Tokyo: Kodansha International, 1986. First Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to. Brown cloth. 220 pp. With 57 color plates and 177 black plates: photographs of Karatsu Ware. A scholarly history of the pottery made in the northwest corner of the island of Kyushu, Japan known as Karatsu Ware, tracing its origins to the… Read more
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Royal Doulton Figures, Collector's Book No. 8

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Lippincott Books
Published
1963
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Revised Edition
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$18.00

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Burslem Stoke-on-Trent: Doulton Fine China Limited, 1963. Revised Edition . Spiral Bound Cardboard Wrapper. Very Good. 105 pp. With index. Includes color photographs of each figure and a few room settings showing figures on display. An insert showing1964 additions to the collection is laid-in. VG
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The Classic Decoy Series

by Weiler, Milton

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Lippincott Books
Published
1969
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition. Limited/ Signed
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$300.00

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New York: Winchester Press, 1969. First Edition. Limited/ Signed . Paper Wrappers. Fine. No. 839 of a limited edition of 1,000, signed on the limitation page by Milton C. Weiler. Introduction by Ed Zern, foreword by William J. Mackey, Jr. 24 full color plates of decoys. Each plate is laid in beside a letterpress description… Read more
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The Ornamented Tray. Two Centuries of Ornamented Trays (1720-1920)

by Lea, Zilla Rider (ed.)

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Lippincott Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780804809078
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$40.00

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Rutland, Vermont: Charles E Tuttle Co, 1971. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. A publication of The Historical Society of Early American Decoration, Inc. Based on Esther Stevens Brazer's Photographic Collection. 256 pp. Green cloth, gilt-stamped emblem and title in red. Profusely illustrated with b&w photos. With color frontispiece, bibliography, index. Price-clipped… Read more
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Vävboken. Handbok för hemmet och Skolan, Utarbetad. Moderna Textilier

by Montell, Aina & Glantzberg, Elisabeth M.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1925
Condition
GVG
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$75.00

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Stockholm: Albert Bonniers Forlag, 1925. Soft cover. GVG. 74, v pp. 24 plates, 11 in color. Wear to edges, previous owner's name on front. Text is in SWEDISH. Profusely illustrated with weaving drafts and b&w photos. Includes sewn-in 2-page card (Fargprover a garn) with samples of thread in 84 brilliant colors!
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The Art of Painted Furniture

by Ritz, Gislind M.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1971
Condition
GVG
Edition
First American Edition
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$25.00

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New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1971. First American Edition . Hardcover. GVG/Fair. English translation by Sigrid MacRae, photographs by Helga Schmidt-Glassner. 175 pp, 52 tipped in plates in color. Red cloth, spine title stamped in gilt. A little wear at corners and spine edges, light soiling to covers. Dustjacket has several large… Read more
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Early American Decorating Patterns

by Hall, Peg

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Lippincott Books
Published
1951
Condition
GVG
Edition
First Edition, Signed
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$18.00

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New York: M. Barrows and Co., 1951. First Edition, Signed . Hardcover. GVG. 150 pp. Includes 4 color plates, and drawings and color renderings by author. Includes illustrated pattern section and index. Inscription in ink on ffep reads, "With best wishes- Peg Hall." owner's name in pencil also on ffep. Front flap of… Read more
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Flowers of the Yayla: Yoruk Weaving of the Toros Mountains

by Landreau, Anthony N. and Ralph S. Yohe with Daniel G. Bates and Anita Landreau

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Lippincott Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, Presentation Copy
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$35.00

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Washington D.C: The Textile Museum, 1983. First Edition, Presentation Copy . Soft cover. Very Good. 108, [4] pp. Signed by Anthony Landreau. Illustrated with 11 color plates and black& white photographs. Includes appendices and bibliography. This book, and the exhibit by the Textile Museum, resulted from years of research among vanishing nomadic… Read more
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The Art of Turned Wooden Bowls

by Jacobson, Edward

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Lippincott Books
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: E.P. Dutton. First Edition . Soft cover. Very Good. 88 pages. Artists statement, brief biography and photograph of each craftsman, along with color photographs of their work. VG.
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Heritage Above. A Tribute to Maine's Tradition of Weather Vanes

by Burnell, Marcia

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Lippincott Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780892722785
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$25.00

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Camden, Maine: Down East Books, 1991. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. xii, 84 pp. Grey cloth, title gilt on spine. Color photos by author on nearly every page. Just a touch of wear at corners & spine edges. Dustjacket has a little edge wear. SIGNED by the author/photographer.
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Pottery Workshop. A Study in the Making of Pottery from Idea To Finished Form

by Counts, Charles

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Lippincott Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Macmillan Publishing Co, 1973. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. viii, 198 pp. With sources of supply, bibliography, index. Brown cloth over boards, black cloth spine stamped in white & copper. Profusely illustrated with photographs by Bill Haddox. Ink writing on ffep, very light edge wear. Dustjacket has light edge… Read more
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New American Furniture: The Second Generation of Studio Furnituremakers

by Cooke, Edward S. Jr.

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Lippincott Books
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780878463152
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$20.00

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Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1989. First Edition . Soft cover. Near Fine. 131, [1] pp. 25 furniture makers were invited to create a new work for this exhitition, using a piece in the Museum's collection as inspiration. Very lightly sunned spine.
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The Moravian Potters in North Carolina

by Bivins, Jr., John

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Lippincott Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780807811917
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$75.00

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina: University of North Carolina Press, 1972. Hardcover. Very Good. xiv, 300, [6] pages; with notes, glossaries, bibliography, index. Illustrated covers, illustrated endpapers. Photography by Bradford L. Rauschenberg. 276 plates, some in color. Boards very slightly bowed, very light foxing to front board and page edges.
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The Shaker Chair

by Muller, Charles R. & Rieman, Timothy D

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Lippincott Books
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780961111601
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$100.00

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Winchester, Ohio: The Canal Press, 1984. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Stephen Metzger. [xx], 232, 16 pp. With appendices, bibliography, index. Maroon cloth, spine title gilt. Profusely illustrated with b&w and color photographs. Dustjacket has light edge wear with a few short, closed tears. With laid-in brochure "The Shaker Chair" with… Read more
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