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The Old World House, its Furniture & Decoration. (2 Volume Set)

By Cescinsky, Herbert

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1924. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. Quartos. 307; 371 pages. Hardcovers bound in tan buckram. The bindings are rubbed and worn with the text blocks shaken. The rear inner hinge of Volume II is cracking. The remains of one of the dust jackets is laid in loosely in Volume I. Volume I has damping at the bottom corner of the text block. This does not really affect the printed text, but some of the pages had stuck together and were reopened roughly with damage. Illustrated with photos throughout.

$40.00

Sipek for Ajeto 1996 : Handmade Glass From Bohemia

By Sipek, Borek; [and] Petr Novotny

Prague: Kwak & van Daalen & Ronday, 1996. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. Unpaginated. The binding measures 8 1/2 inches tall by 5 1/2 inches wide. Slim hardcover in red/black paper wrapped boards. The binding shows some rubbing, particularly at fore-edge. Illustrated endpapers. Facsimile signature on title page. Text is clean. Text is in English and Czech.

$30.00

The Decanter: An Illustrated History of Glass from 1650
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The Decanter: An Illustrated History of Glass from 1650

By McConnell, Andy

Woodbridge, Suffolk, England: Antique Collectors Club, 2004. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Quarto. 575 pages, indexed. Hardcover in colour illustrated glossy dust jacket. The jacket has a 1 inch tear at the headcap on the rear hinge, as well as a small tear at the lower left corner of the rear jacket. Page 208 has highlighting. Edges of text is lightly toned.

$90.00

Two Centuries of Prints in America, 1680-1880: A Selective Catalogue of the Winterthur Museum Collection

By Fowble, E. McSherry

Charlottesville: Winterthur, 1987. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Large Quarto. 543 pages, indexed. Hardcover in colour illustrated glossy paper dust jacket. DJ has light wear. Small tear at the top corner of the rear jacket flap where it meets back cover. Text is clean.

$35.00

Sterling Silver Flatware for Dining Elegance: With Price Guide (A Schiffer Book for Collectors)
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Sterling Silver Flatware for Dining Elegance: With Price Guide (A Schiffer Book for Collectors)

By Osterberg, Richard

Atglen, PA: Schiffer Pub Ltd, 1994. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to. 204 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a blue and mauve dust jacket. Minimal wear to the jacket. The book has a prior owner's signature on the verso of the front flyleaf. Otherwise a sound, clean copy.

$9.00

American Silver, a History of Style, 1650-1900. (American Decorative Art Series)

By Hood, Graham

New York, Washington, and London: Praeger Publishers, 1971. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to. (256) pages, indexed. Hardcover with a blue dust jacket. The jacket shows some rubbing and wear. The book has a prior owner's tidy signature on the front flyleaf. The book is sound and is clean within. Illustrated. A small square indentation on the rear cover of the book indicates a book club edition.

$8.00

Silverware of the 20th Century: The Top 250 Patterns
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Silverware of the 20th Century: The Top 250 Patterns

By Rinker, Harry L.

New York: House of Collectibles, 1997. Soft cover. Near Fine. 4to. 223 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound with tan wrappers. A nice, clean copy. Illustrated.

$6.00

English Goldsmiths and Their Marks: A History of the Goldsmiths and Plate Workers of England, Scotland and Ireland, With over Thirteen Thousand Marks

By Jackson, Charles James

New York: Dover Publications, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 4to. 747 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a green dust jacket. The jacket is worn and has several edge tears and some creases and curls along the top edge. The book has a prior owner's signature on the front flyleaf. Otherwise a sound, clean copy.

$10.00

Early American Silver and its Makers / Edited by Jane Bentley Kolter

By Kolter, Jane Bentley

New York: Mayflower Books, 1979. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 4to. 160 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a tan dust jacket. The jacket shows moderate wear. There is an abrasion or scuff mark on the front panel of the jacket. The book is sound and is clean within. Illustrated.

$8.50

The Huguenot Legacy: English Silver 1680-1760 From the Alan and Simone Hartman Collection

By Hartop, Christopher

London: Thomas Heneage, 1996. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Near Fine. 4to. 432 pages, indexed. Soft cover bound in black, dark brown, and gold wrappers. Light wear to the binding. The top corner is very slightly bowed. A sound copy and clean within.

$18.50

Aneroid Barometers and Their Restoration

By Collins, Philip R.

Wiltshire, England: Baros Books, 1998. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 212 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a yellow dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket. Prior owner's nice gift inscription on the front flyleaf. An antiques dealer's card is laid in loosely. Otherwise a sound copy and clean within.

$57.50

American Furniture, the Federal Period

By Montgomery, Charles F.

New York: The Viking Press, 1966. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Gilbert Ash. 4to. 497 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a black pictorial dust jacket. Moderate wear to the jacket, which has a large 3 inch tear and crease on the rear panel. Prior owner's signature on the front flyleaf. A sound copy with clean text. Illustrated throughout.

$9.00

American Furniture: Understanding Styles, Construction, and Quality
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American Furniture: Understanding Styles, Construction, and Quality

By Kirk, John T.

New York: Harry N. Abrams, 2000. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to. 234 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a black, brown and yellow pictorial dust jacket. Minimal wear to the jacket, which is now in mylar. Prior owner's signature on the front flyleaf. A sound copy with clean text. Illustrated throughout.

$9.00

American Furniture, Queen Anne and Chippendale Periods

By Downs, Joseph

New York: The Viking Press, 1967. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to. Hardcover with a black pictorial dust jacket. Moderate wear to the jacket, which has a few brief edge tears. Prior owner's signature on the front flyleaf. A sound copy with clean text. Illustrated throughout.

$10.00

The Oriental Carpet: A History and Guide to Traditional Motifs, Patterns, and Symbols

By Ford, P. R. J .

New York: Abrams, 1981. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. 4to. 352 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a white pictorial dust jacket. Minimal wear to the jacket. The book has some light foxing to the outside edges. The leaf for pages 343-344 is creased at the bottom corner. A sound copy with clean text. Illustrated throughout.

$12.50

The Great Book of Oriental Carpets

By Grans-Ruedin, E.

New York: Harper & Row, 1983. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to. 180 pages. Hardcover with a brown, blue and burgundy dust jacket. Minimal wear. A nice, clean copy. Contains 80 nice color plates.

$12.50

American Interiors 1675-1885. A Guide to the American Period Rooms in the Brooklyn Museum

By Schwartz, Marvin D.

New York: The Brooklyn Museum, 1968. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Near Fine. 12mo. 114 pages. Soft cover bound in black and tan wrappers with a white spine. Light wear to the binding. A sound copy and clean within. Illustrated throughout with black and white and with color photos.

$7.95

Francis Speight, A Retrospective Exhibition, February 16 - March 26, 1961 (North Carolina Museum of Art)

By Speight, Francis

Raleigh: Noth Caroilna Museum of Art, 1961. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. (36) pages. Soft cover bound in black stapled wrappers. The binding is a little rubbed but is sound. Illustrated throughout, describing 45 items. (Not every item is pictured).

$12.50

The Frame in America, 1700-1900: A Survey of Fabrication Techniques and Styles. An Exhibition at the Octagon, Washington D.C. July 19 - September 11, 1983. (SIGNED)

By Adair, William

Washington, D.C.: The American Institute of Architects Foundation, 1983. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 50 pages. Soft cover bound in white and black stapled wrappers. The binding is a little rubbed but is sound. INSCRIBED by the author on the title page, "To John, Best Wishes / William Adair / 3-86." Illustrated throughout.

$15.00

G. Dallas Coons Candlestick Collection, Valentine Museum

By Coons; Robert B. Mayo, Valentine Museum Director

Richmond, Virginia: Valentine Museum, 1975. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. Small quarto. Unpaginated. Slim soft cover bound in black wrappers. Light wear to the binding. Prior owner's embossed blind stamp is on the title page. Otherwise sound and clean within. 79 items described, with photos.

$7.50

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