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SILK ROADS, CHINA SHIPS: AN EXHIBITION OF EAST-WEST TRADE

By Vollmer, John E.; Keall, E. J.; and, Nagai-Berthrong, E.

Toronto, Ontario: Royal Ontario Museum, 1983. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color ill.. ISBN 0888543018 Handbook to accompany an exhibition held at the Royal Ontario Museum, Sept. 10, 1983-Jan. 8, 1984, and travelling to other institutions. This exhibition unveils objects that chronicle the cultural, economic, political, and social effects of trade between the Orient and the West through nineteen centuries. 240pp.

$7.50

ART & DESIGN IN EUROPE AND AMERICA, 1800-1900: AT THE VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM

By Jervis, Simon (introduction by)

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1987. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color ill.. ISBN 0525483527 This book (the gallery's official handbook) illustrates 100 of the most interesting nineteenth-century objects from many different countries: outstanding examples of furniture, ceramics, textiles, metalwork, glass, sculpture, paintings, posters, books, and photographs. 224pp.

$5.00

A STOREHOUSE OF ANTIQUES

By Ormsbee, Thomas Hamilton

New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1947. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. A highly informative and superbly illustrated survey of antiques in wide variety, of especial interest to Americans." This wide range of subjects includes furniture from various periods: Sandwich, Victorian and other glass articles; silver; early American china, Lowestoft and other ceramics; prints; pewter and other metalwares; and textiles. 155pp.

$7.50