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A Catalogue of The Cary Collection of Playing Cards in the Yale University Library, 4 volumes
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A Catalogue of The Cary Collection of Playing Cards in the Yale University Library, 4 volumes

By Keller, William B.

New Haven: Yale University Library, 1981. 1st . Hardcover. Fine. not issued with dust jackets. <p>This four volume set consists of two text volumes and two plate volumes. Volume I, Text, has 341 pages and describes Playing Cards; Volume II, Text, has 302 pages and describes Playing Cards, Sheets, Blocks & Plates, Ephemera, and Prints and contains Indices; Volume III, Plates, has 400 pages and contains illustrations corresponding to Volume I; Volume IV, Plates, has 462 pages and contains illustrations corresponding to Volume II.</p>

$400.00

Primitives: Our American Heritage, Second Series
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Primitives: Our American Heritage, Second Series

By McNerney, Kathryn

Paducah, KY: Collector Books, 1987. Soft cover. Very Good. updated values edition 1989; light rubbing to covers. <p>Profusely illustrated in black and white.</p>

$6.00

Price Guide to "Farber Brothers 1941 Catalog
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Price Guide to "Farber Brothers 1941 Catalog

By Sferrazza, Julie

np: Julie Sferrazza, 1989. Soft cover. Fine.

$10.00

Antique Boxes, Tea Caddies, & Society 1700-1880
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Antique Boxes, Tea Caddies, & Society 1700-1880

By Clarke, Antigone and Joseph O'Kelly

Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing, 2003. 1st . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. <p>The extensive text covers wooden, tortoiseshell, ivory, papier mâché, and lacquer boxes. There are chapters on Anglo Indian, Scottish, Irish, Penwork, Straw work, and Tunbridge ware boxes, as well as on boxes made for special purposes. Captions include complete descriptions, values, and circa dates for all boxes shown. The 905 images include original drawings, magnificent photographs of complete pieces, and close-ups illustrating the structure and decoration of boxes.</p>

$160.00

Beneath the Bark: Twenty-Five Years of Woodturning
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Beneath the Bark: Twenty-Five Years of Woodturning

By Christensen, Kip W. and Dale L. Nish

Provo, UT: Utah Woodturning Symposium, 2004. 1st . Soft cover. Very Good. lightly rubbed at extremities, small crease at edge of front cover. <p>The catalogue of an exhibition at the Brigham Young Museum of Art, Provo, Utah, March 4 - July 31, 2004. Profusely illustrated in color.</p>

$15.00

Indian Relics of the Pacific Northwest
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Indian Relics of the Pacific Northwest

By Seaman, N. G.

Portland, OR: Binford & Morts, 1967. 2nd . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. light foxing to top edge of text, block dust jacket with small chip at top edge of front pane, tiny tear at bottom edge, larger chip at top edge of back panel. Illustrated with black and white photographs.

$15.00

The Decorative Arts and Crafts of Nantucket
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The Decorative Arts and Crafts of Nantucket

By Carpenter, Charles H., Jr. and Carpenter, Mary Grace (text) and Arthur d'Arazien (photographs)

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1987. 1st . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. owner's name inside cover, dust jacket lightly worn at extremities. <p>Includes chapters on decorative arts: Furniture in the Home; Mariner's Things, Boxes, Toys, Woodenware; Textiles; Ceramics, Glass, and Lighting Devices; Silver; Iron, Pewter, Brass and Copper, Tin; Scrimshaw; Baskets; Carvings and Drawings; and Souvenirs from Far-Away Places. Contains a section of Occupations in Colonial Nantucket, Selected Bibliography, Glossary, and Index. Illustrated with 209 black and white figures and 74 color plates.</p>

$17.00

Canes & Walking Sticks
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Canes & Walking Sticks

By Stein, Kurt

York, PA: Liberty Cap Books, 1974. 1st . Soft cover. Near Fine. limited to 1500 copies; light soiling to back cover. <p>Chapters include: Nomenclature of Walking Sticks; Identification and Dating of Walking Sticks; Canes of the Period 1600 to 1800; Canes of the Period 1800 to 1840; Canes of the Period 1840 to 1865; Canes of the Period 1865 to 1920; Children's Canes; Sword Canes; Mechanical Canes; Gun Canes; Political Canes; and Notes on the Makers of Walking Sticks. With 215 illustrations.</p>

$145.00

American Seashells: The Marine Mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts of North America
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American Seashells: The Marine Mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts of North America

By Abbott, R. Tucker

New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Co, 1974. 2nd . Hardcover. As New/As New. signed & dated by author. <p>All 6,500 known species of marine mollusks living in the waters adjacent to North America are listed, and over 3,000 kinds are illustrated and described in detail. Over 14,000 items are indexed. There are more than 4,000 black and white illustrations and twenty-four color plates.</p>

$225.00

Compendium of Seashells: A Full-Color Guide to More than 4,200 of the World's Marine Shells
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Compendium of Seashells: A Full-Color Guide to More than 4,200 of the World's Marine Shells

By Abbott, R. Tucker and S. Peter Dance

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1982. 1st . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. <p>Contains complete classification of the Mollusca Phylum with popular and scientific names of each species and their geographical distribution, habitat, and abundance. With an extensive bibliography and index and over 4,200 color photographs.</p>

$75.00

American Seashells: The Marine Mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts of North America
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American Seashells: The Marine Mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts of North America

By Abbott, R. Tucker

New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Co, 1974. 2nd . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. toning to edges of text block, dust jacket with soiling to back panel. <p>All 6,500 known species of marine mollusks living in the waters adjacent to North America are listed, and over 3,000 kinds are illustrated and described in detail. Over 14,000 items are indexed. There are more than 4,000 black and white illustrations and twenty-four color plates.</p>

$125.00

The Decorative Arts and Crafts of Nantucket, Limited Edition
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The Decorative Arts and Crafts of Nantucket, Limited Edition

By Carpenter, Charles H., Jr. and Carpenter, Mary Grace (text) and Arthur d'Arazien (photographs)

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1987. 1st . Hardcover. As New. limited to 650 copies, signed by both authors and photographer; in fine slipcase, not issued with a dust jacket. <p>Includes chapters on decorative arts: Furniture in the Home; Mariner's Things, Boxes, Toys, Woodenware; Textiles; Ceramics, Glass, and Lighting Devices; Silver; Iron, Pewter, Brass and Copper, Tin; Scrimshaw; Baskets; Carvings and Drawings; and Souvenirs from Far-Away Places. Contains a section of Occupations in Colonial Nantucket, Selected Bibliography, Glossary, and Index. Illustrated with 209 black and white figures and 74 color plates.</p>

$75.00

From Paris With Love: Paris à Travers la Carte Postale Ancienne
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From Paris With Love: Paris à Travers la Carte Postale Ancienne

By Bourgeoisat, Jérôme (text) and Olivier Bouze (iconography)

Paris: Éditions Hervé Chopin, 2015. 1st . Soft cover. New.

$30.00

Kholuj Lakovaya Miniaturnaya Zhivopis' = Kholui Lacquered Miniatures
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Kholuj Lakovaya Miniaturnaya Zhivopis' = Kholui Lacquered Miniatures

By Soloviova, Larissa N.

Moscow: Interbook Moscow, 1991. 1st . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. <p>With 59 full-page illustrations in color. Text in Russian and English.</p>

$35.00

Cloth Dolls from Ancient to Modern: A Collector's Guide with Values
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Cloth Dolls from Ancient to Modern: A Collector's Guide with Values

By Edward, Linda

Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing, 1997. 1st . Soft cover. New.

$24.00

Hat Making for Dolls: 1815-1916
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Hat Making for Dolls: 1815-1916

By Blau, Claire (editor) and Sandy Williams

Grantsville, MD: Hobby House Press, 1979. Soft cover. Good. 5th printing, July 1996; waviness at top edge of several pages with some abrasion where pages stuck together. <p>Reprinted from old books and periodicals with additional patterns and instructions.</p>

$8.00

Ojime: Magical Jewels of Japan
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Ojime: Magical Jewels of Japan

By Kinsey, Robert O.

New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1994. 1st . Soft cover. New. <p>With 205 illustrations, many in color.</p>

$50.00

Fountain Pens: Vintage and Modern
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Fountain Pens: Vintage and Modern

By Lambrou, Andreas

New York: Sotheby's Publications, 1989. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. <p>This authoritative and comprehensive reference book, tracing the development of the fountain pen from its beginnings in the 1880s to the present day, meets the needs of both the collector of fountain pens and the user of modern pens. Illustrated with 78 black and white and 39 color plates.</p>

$60.00

Hat Boxes and Bandboxes at Shelburne Museum
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Hat Boxes and Bandboxes at Shelburne Museum

By Carlisle, Lilian Baker

Shelburne, VT: Shelburne Museum, 1960. 1st . Soft cover. Fine. <p>Profusely illustrated.</p>

$25.00

Banknotes of the Ching Dynasty (1853-1911)
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Banknotes of the Ching Dynasty (1853-1911)

By Hsu, Yih-Tzong

Taipei, Taiwan: Yih-Tzong Hsu, 1997. 1st . Hardcover. Near Fine. pictorial boards, not issued with a dust jacket; small indentations of back cover. <p>Illustrated entirely in color with valuation range give in Taiwanese dollars. Text in Chinese.</p>

$200.00

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