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Pins and Pincushions

by E. D. Longman; S. Loch

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Published
1911
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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London: Longmans, Green and Co, 1911. Hardcover. Good. 23 x 15 cm. Octavo. 188pp text and with 43 plates. Bound in red cloth. Front gutter cracked. Pen notes on rear endpaper and name on half-title. Spine is faded. Frontispiece is taped to the endpaper. Uncommon and unique work.
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A Catalogue of Tools for Watch and Clock Makers

by John Wyke of Liverpool; Alan Smith

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$50.00

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Charlottesville: for The Henry Francis du Pont Winterhur Museum by the University Press of Virginia, 1978. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 23 x 30 cm. Oblong quarto. 154 pages. Grey cloth in dust jacket. Foxing to the foredges as well as the dust jacket. Closed tear and small chip out of rear of jacket.… Read more
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The Heritage Foundation Collection of Silver; With Biographical Sketches of New England Silversmiths, 1625-1825

by Henry N. Flynt; Martha Gandy FAles

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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$25.00

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Old Deerfield, Massachusetts: The Heritage Foundation, 1968. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 27.5 x 18.5 cm. Quarto. 391 pages. Red cloth in dust jacket. Some edgewear to the jacket. Toning to the endpapers from where the jacket flaps lay.
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Later Chinese Bronzes (Far Eastern Series / Victoria and Albert Museum)

by Rose Kerr

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9781870076111
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$75.00

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Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with Victoria and Albert Museum - Far Eastern Series, 1990. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 25.5 x 25.5 cm. 115 pages. Navy cloth in dust jacket. Light toning to the edges of the cloth and pages. Some wrinkling to the jacket.
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Gorham Silver

by Charles H. Carpenter Jr.

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Published
1997
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9781556602443
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$40.00

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San Francisco: Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1997. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 28.5 x 22 cm. Quarto. 278 pages. Blue cloth in dust jacket. Light toning to page edges and dust jacket flaps.
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Faberge

by Geza Von Habsburg

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Published
1987
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780891923916
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$28.00

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Habsburg, Feldman Editions, 1987. Hardcover. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 27.5 x 22 cm. Quarto. 359 pages. Red cloth in dust jacket. Revised edition of a catalog of the exhibition organized by the Bavarian National Museum and the Hypo Kulturstiftung at the Kunsthalle of the Hypo Kulturstiftung, Munich from December 5, 1986 to March 8 1987.… Read more
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Oriental Ceramics Vol. 9; Freer Gallery Washington DC

by Esin Atil; Josephine H. Knapp

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Published
1981
Condition
very good/near fine
Edition
First trade edition
ISBN
9780870114489
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$60.00

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Kodansha America, 1981. First trade edition. Hardcover. very good/near fine. Quarto. (15" x 11") 181pp. Blue cloth. In pictorial slipcase. A massive work with 95 color and black and white illustrations. Sunning to spine turning cloth tan.
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Lemons, Cherries & Bell-Fruit-Gum: Illustrated History of Automatic Payout Slot Machines

by Richard M. Bueschel

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Published
1995
Condition
very good+
ISBN
9780964783607
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$50.00

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Colorado: Royal Bell Books, 1995. Hardcover. very good+. Glossy pictorial boards. 329pp. Small dent at top edge of book.
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In the Light of the Menorah Story of a Symbol

by Yael Israeli

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Published
1999
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket.
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$40.00

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The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 1999. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket.. 31 x 24 cm. Quarto. 212 pages. Black boards in dust jacket. Bottom right corner of boards and pages is bumped. Translation into English of the original Hebrew from the exhibition of the same name presented at the Israel Museum in 1998 on the… Read more
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Old Jewish Postcards Dawna Pocztowka Zydowska

by Eugeniusz Duda; Marek Sosenko

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Published
1997
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Muzeum Historyczne Miasta Krakowa, 1997. Hardcover. Good. 30 x 21 cm. Quarto. English and Polish text. Corners bumped, which also effect some of the pages.
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Wristwatches; History of a Century's Development

by Helmut Kahlert; Richard Muhe; Gisbert L. Brunner

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Third Edition, first English Edition
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Schiffer, 1986. Third Edition, first English Edition. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 31 x 23.5 cm. Quarto. 399 pages. Red cloth in price clipped dust jacket. Laid-in price guide to the book.
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The Bashford Dean Collection of Arms and Armor in the Metropolitan Museum of Art

by Carl Otto v. Kienbusch (introduction and biographical outline); Stephen V. Grancsay (catalogue)

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Published
1933
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First edition
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$750.00

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Portland, Maine: The Southworth Press for the Armor and Arms Club of New York City, 1933. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 30.5 x 22 cm. Quarto. Frontispiece, 270 pages of text followed by 63 full page tissued guarded plates. Limited to 250 copies of which this is copy number 99. Bound in brown cloth backed boards with gilt… Read more
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250 Years of Lomonosov Porcelain Manufacture St. Petersburg 1744-1994

by Galina Agarkova; Nataliya Petrova

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
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$40.00

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Desertina, Switzerland: Lomonosov Porcelain Manufacture, 1994. Hardcover. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 30.5 x 24.5 cm. Quarto. 247 pages. White cloth in dust jacket. Several closed tears ot the dust jacket.
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The Art of Perfume: Discovering and Collecting Perfume Bottles

by Christie Mayer Lefkowith

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Published
1994
Condition
fine/near fine
ISBN
9780500236864
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$20.00

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Thames & Hudson, 1994. Hardcover. fine/near fine. Quarto. 208pp.With 370 illustrations, 220 in color. A fine copy in dust jacket. In a brodart protective wrapper.
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Den Bla Elden/ The Blue Fire Hertha Bengtson

by Gunilla Marcus-Luboff

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Published
1992
Condition
very good/very good
ISBN
9789171191540
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$40.00

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Forlags Ab Wiken, 1992. Hardcover. very good/very good. 159pp. Swedish /English text. Very nice copy in dust jacket.
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Netsuke; The Life and Legend of Japan in Miniature

by Madeline R. Tollner

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Published
1960
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Second Edition
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$50.00

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San Francisco, California: Fearon Publishers, 1960. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 28.5 x 23 cm. Quarto. 358 pages. Black cloth in dust jacket. Creasing to the first few pages. Previous owner's name on front jacket flap. Some chipping to the dust jacket. Extensively illustrated, mostly in black and white and with 3 color… Read more
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Arms, Armour and Base-Metalwork; The James A. De Rothschild Collection at Waddesdon Manor

by Claude Blair

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780707800080
Item Price
$130.00

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Fribourg, Switzerland: National Trust by Office du Livre, 1974. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 31 x 23 cm. Quarto. 531 pages. Blue cloth in dust jacket. Extensively illustrated including tipped in color plates. Toning to the page and dust jacket edges. Wrinkling to the top of the jacket.
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Wood Turning in North America Since 1930 (Wood Turning Centre)

by Wood Turning Center and Yale University Art Gallery

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780894670947
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$40.00

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Wood Turning Center And Yale University Art Gallery, 2003. Paperback. Very Good. 30.5 x 23 cm. Quarto. 192 pages. Published on occassion of the exhibition first held at The Minneapolis Institute of Arts Oct 21 - Dec 30, 2011. Light toning to the page edges. Previous owner's inscription on first page. Beautiful images.
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A Book of Porcelain; Fine Examples in the Victoria & Albert Museum

by Bernard Rackham

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Published
1910
Condition
Good
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$40.00

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London: Adam and Charles Black, 1910. Hardcover. Good. 25.5 x 19.5 cm. [xv], 95 pages text, 28 tipped in color plates. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Corners are worn. Spine is toned. Some staining to the covers.
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The Lausanne Pipe Museum / Il museo Della Pipa Di Losanna

by Antoinette Schmied-Duperrex

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine in Near Fine
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$35.00

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Priuli & Verlucca, Editori, 1989. Hardcover. Near Fine in Near Fine. 33.5 x 24 cm. Quarto. 159 pages. Black boards in pictorial slipcase. English and Italian text.
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