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image of Important Shaker Furniture and Related Decorative Arts :  The William L.  Lassiter Collection

Important Shaker Furniture and Related Decorative Arts : The William L. Lassiter Collection

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good; Staples rusted.
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$20.00

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NY: Sotheby's. Very Good; Staples rusted.. 1981. Softcover. Auction catalogue featuring Shaker furniture and decorative arts. Many black and white photos. 179 items described. Stapled color photo-illustrated glossy card covers. Sale Number 4741Y held November 13, 1981. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Art Deco and Modernist Carpets

by Day, Susan

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed.
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780811836135
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$30.00

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San Francisco: Chronicle Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly rubbed.. 2002. First Printing. Hardcover. 0811836134 . Index, many black and white and color photos. "...[C]harts the evolution of carpet design out of the floral effusions of Victorian salons and into the angular elegance of Art Deco and bold abstraction of Modernism popularized by… Read more
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Folk Toys / Les Jouets Populaires

by Hercik, Emanuel

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1951
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket; Waterstain at spine of jacket and boards. Jacket toned and chipped at edges.
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Prague: Orbis Books. Good in Good dust jacket; Waterstain at spine of jacket and boards. Jacket toned and chipped at edges.. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Tan decorated cloth. 68pp of illustrated text in English and French, followed by 176 color plates. Bibliography. Beautiful color examples of handmade folk toys from prehistoric times through the early 20th century … Read more
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The Collector's Guide to Antique Fishing Tackle

by Calabi, Silvio

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket scuffed.
ISBN
9781555215255
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$20.00

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Secaucus, NJ: The Wellfleet Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket scuffed.. 1989. Hardcover. 1555215254 . Profusely illustrated in color. Bibliography, index. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages .
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image of Icons of Piety, Images of Whimsy:  Asian Terra-Cottas from the  Walter-Grounds Collection

Icons of Piety, Images of Whimsy: Asian Terra-Cottas from the Walter-Grounds Collection

by Pal, Pratapaditya

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good; Sticker ghost on front free endpaper, covers lightly rubbed.
ISBN
9780875871356
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$20.00

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Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Very Good; Sticker ghost on front free endpaper, covers lightly rubbed.. 1987. Softcover. 0875871356 . Catalogue of a traveling exhibition first shown at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Many photos in color and black and white. Bibliography, catalogue of the exhibition. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall;… Read more
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image of Oriental Miniatures of Abu Raihon Beruni Institute of Orientology of the  Uzssr Academy of Sciences

Oriental Miniatures of Abu Raihon Beruni Institute of Orientology of the Uzssr Academy of Sciences

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good; Folding sleeve rubbed and worn.
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$35.00

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Tashkent: Gafur Gulyam Literature and Art Publishing House. Very Good; Folding sleeve rubbed and worn. 1980. Hardcover. White boards with color illustration inset on front boards, housed in black cardboard folding sleeve. 17 pages of text followed by color reproductions and descriptions of 102 miniature paintings and drawings from the Abu Raihon Beruni Institute of Orientology in… Read more
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image of Dent Toys Catalogue No. 10:  Cast Iron Toys, Cast Aluminum Toys, Repeator  and Single Shot Pistols, Jacks

Dent Toys Catalogue No. 10: Cast Iron Toys, Cast Aluminum Toys, Repeator and Single Shot Pistols, Jacks

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good; Covers slightly sunned.
Edition
Reprint
Item Price
$100.00

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Fullerton, PA: The Dent Hardware Company. Very Good; Covers slightly sunned.. 1972. Reprint. Softcover. Printed stapled blue card covers. Facsimile of antique toy catalogue reprinted for the Antique Toy Collectors of America 1972 Spring meeting (this verbiage is stamped inside rear cover). Many black and white photos. Laid in is four-page reprint of Toy Price List for… Read more
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Fascinating Tin Toys for Girls, 1820-1920

by Cook, Catherine; Morris, Edith

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1975
Condition
Good; Covers rubbed, hinges tender.
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$20.00

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Oak Bluffs, MA: Hansel and Gretel Museum. Good; Covers rubbed, hinges tender.. 1975. Softcover. Many black and white photos. Describes antique tin toys "for girls", including toy kitchens, stoves, doll houses, bathrooms, tin furniture, tea sets, dolls' heads, and other toys. Bibliography. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages .
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Ancient Secrets of Perception: Rocks from the Scholar's Studio

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good; Covers scuffed.
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$30.00

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Hong Kong and London: Grace Wu Bruce. Very Good; Covers scuffed.. 2003. Softcover. Photo-illustrated stapled card covers. Measures 4 x 8 inches. Many color photos. Gallery catalogue from 2003 exhibitions in London and Hong Kong of scholars rocks. 26 scholars rocks described and photographed. A scholar's rock featured prominently in Bong Joon Ho's wonderful 2019 film … Read more
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Directly from China: Export Goods for the American Market, 1784-1930

by Nelson, Christina H.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good; Covers rubbed.
ISBN
9780875771526
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$15.00

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Salem, MA: Peabody Museum of Salem. Very Good; Covers rubbed.. 1985. Softcover. 0875771521 . Bibliography, many black and white photos. Catalogue from an exhibition at the Peabody Museum of Chinese items for the American export trade. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages .
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Early American Prints

by Drepperd, Carl W.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine faded.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$15.00

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NY: The Century Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine faded.. 1930. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. xx, 232pp. Blue cloth titled in gilt. Many black and white illustrations. Bibliography, index. ; Century Library of American Antiques; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Tinsmiths of Connecticut

by Devoe, Shirley Spaulding

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and price-clipped, faint foxing to endpapers and page tops.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780819530868
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$15.00

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Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and price-clipped, faint foxing to endpapers and page tops.. 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. 0819530867 . xxiv, 200pp. Many black and white photographs. Cloth-backed boards. Appendices, list of references. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Autographs: A Collector's Guide

by Patterson, Jerry E.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.
ISBN
9780517505885
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$15.00

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NY: Crown. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.. 1973. Hardcover. 0517505886 . vii, 248pp, 350+ signatures reproduced. Includes section on care, handling, and treatment of rare documents.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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image of Ganjifa:  The Playing Cards of India, a General Survey, with a Catalogue  of the Victoria and Albert Museum Collection

Ganjifa: The Playing Cards of India, a General Survey, with a Catalogue of the Victoria and Albert Museum Collection

by Von Leyden, Rudolf; Dummett, Michael

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly curled.
ISBN
9780905209173
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$35.00

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London: Victoria and Albert Museum. Very Good; Covers lightly curled.. 1982. Softcover. 0905209176 . Pictorial softcover. xiv, 128pp. Glossary, many illustrations and photos, including some in color. Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Bethnal Green Museum of Childhood March 3 - May 30, 1982. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall .
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The Trade Card Journal, Volume One, Number Two: Summer 1987

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.
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$15.00

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Brattleboro, VT: Trade Card Journal. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1987. Softcover. Stapled printed card covers. Many black and white illustrations. Articles featuring trade cards with comets and children at play and tour of Maine's Portland Paper Show. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 24 pages .
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image of Antique Tin and Tole Ware:  Its History and Romance

Antique Tin and Tole Ware: Its History and Romance

by Gould, Mark Earle

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and price-clipped.
Edition
First Edition; Later Printing
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$15.00

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Rutland, VT: Tuttle Publishing. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed and price-clipped.. 1958. First Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Index, many black and white photos. Foreword by R. W. G. Vail. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 136 pages .
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image of The Wondrous and Amenable Chinese Stool, Volume I

The Wondrous and Amenable Chinese Stool, Volume I

by Lipton, William

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780970023209
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$30.00

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NY: Red Leaf Press. Very Good. 2000. Softcover. 0970023200 . Edited by Yvonne L. C. Wong, with an essay by Sarah Handler. Many color photos by John Bigelow Taylor. Scholarly and well-illustrated furniture history and visual survey of the variety of Chinese stools. Bibliography. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Windsor Chairs

by Roe, F. Gordon

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1953
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Water spots on front and rear boards, spine faded.
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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NY: Pitman Publishing. Very Good with no dust jacket; Water spots on front and rear boards, spine faded.. 1953. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Notes, bibliography, index, many black and white photos. Water spots on front and rear boards, spine faded. A history of the development and mythos of the Windsor chair. ; 8vo 8" -… Read more
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The Bended Back Chair

by Grindley, Nicholas

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1990
Condition
Good; Ding to top of jacket and text block.
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$15.00

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London: Barling. Good; Ding to top of jacket and text block.. 1990. Softcover. Unpaginated. Essay and examples of English chairs influenced by Chinese designs. Many black and white photos. Notes. Plain white softcover with green printed jacket. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Carpets

by Kuliyev, M.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.
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$50.00

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Academy of Sciences of the Azerbaijan SSR and Azerbaijan History Museum. Very Good; Covers lightly rubbed.. 1983. Hardcover. 75 Azerbaijani carpets described and photographed in color. A catalogue of some of the Museum's carpet collection. Text in English, French, and Russian. Stapled card covers. ; Monuments of Azerbaijan, Material Culture Series .
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