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DOLLHOUSES IN THE NEWARK MUSEUM COLLECTIONS - THE NEWARK MUSEUM QUARTERLY VOL. 29, NOS. 3 & 4 - SUMMER/FALL 1979

By Curtis, Phillip H.

Newark, NJ: Newark Museum Association, 1979. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. 47pp.

$6.00

THIS SIDE OF YESTERDAY IN MINIATURE

By MacLaren, Catherine B.

La Jolla, CA: Nutshell News, 1975. HC. good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) signed by author. B&W and color illustrations. Eye-Walking Tours at miniature worlds including: exteriors, interiors, contemporary craftsmen, shops and merchandise, buildings, palaces, and much much more. 160pp.

$15.00

COSTUME DOLL MAKING - THE LAROUSSE CRAFT SERIES

By McLaughlin, Eve

New York: Larousse & Co., Inc, 1975. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0883320711 120pp.

$5.00

MORE ABOUT DOLLS

By Johl, Janet Pagter

New York: H. L. Lindquist Publications, 1946. HC. good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) owner's name. B&W illustrations. This book, the result of the keen interest expressed by so many collectors for more informative material about dolls after the publication of THE FASCINATING STORY OF DOLLS, presents much more detailed information than the first book." 309pp.

$6.00

A VERY SPECIAL PORTRAIT OF DOLLS - VOLUME III of the author's series - PORTRAIT OF DOLLS

By Jacobsen, Carol L.

Canonsburg, PA: published by the author, 1977. HC. very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. 175pp.

$5.00

THE STORY OF OLD DOLLS AND HOW TO MAKE NEW ONES

By Mills, Winifred H., and Dunn, Louise M.

New York: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc, 1940. HC. good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. This is the first book to combine the fascinating story of dolls through the ages with practical instructions as to how to make dolls of all kinds for use today." 234pp.

$6.00

PAPER DOLLS OF FAMOUS FACES: VOLUME II - ENCYCLOPEDIA AND PRICE GUIDE

By Woodcock, Jean

Cumberland, MD: Hobby House Press, 1980. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). 561 B&W plates. ISBN 0875881695 The scope of this book can be shown by the chapter divisions: Pre-1900; 1900-1929; The 1930's; The 1940's; The 1950's, 1960's and 1970's; Fictional Characters; Trademark Paper Dolls; Political Cartoon Paper Dolls; Novelties; and Original Paper Dolls by Contemporary Artists. In addition a few additional celebrity paper doll books have been added to the coverage of Volume I of this book. 234pp.

$7.50

THE COLLECTOR'S HISTORY OF DOLLS

By King, Constance, Eileen

New York: Bonanza Books, 1981. HC. very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). over 430 B&W & 30 color ill.. ISBN 0517348012 "The most complete study available of the historical development of the doll, traced in relation to the social context of the lives of the child owners." 608pp.

$7.00

DOLLS OF THE INDIANS - A BOOK OF KACHINA EFFIGIES
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DOLLS OF THE INDIANS - A BOOK OF KACHINA EFFIGIES

By Hanauer, Elsie V.

New York: A. S. Barnes and Company, 1970. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0498075362 This is the story of the religious ceremonies of the Hopi Indians, who still live in 20th-century Arizona in much the same way as did their ancestors. 128pp.

$5.00

A TREASURY OF BEAUTIFUL DOLLS

By Noble, John (color plates by Peter Reinstorff; foreword by Dorothy, Elizabeth, and Evelyn Coleman)

New York: Hawthorn Books, Inc. Pub, 1971. HC. good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. In this handsomely illustrated volume John Noble presents a sensitive and exquisite study of his lifelong fascination with dolls, particularly those of the eighteenth, nineteenth, and early twentieth centuries. unpaginated.

$6.00

WENDY AND FRIENDS: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO A FASCINATING HOBBY

By Selfridge, Madalaine

Escondido, CA: published by the author, 1969. PB. good+, sprial bound (softcover) inscribed by the author. B&W illustrations. A wide collection of dolls. 92pp.

$10.00

DIMPLES AND SAWDUST: A PRACTICAL GUIDE TO A FASCINATING HOBBY - VOLUME I.

By Selfridge, Madalaine; and Cooper, Marlowe

n.p.: published by the authors, 1967. PB. good, spiral bound (softcover). B&W illustrations. Contents of this volume includes: American Twentieth Century; Babies; Celluloid; Characters; China; French; German; Composition and Papier Mache; Miscellaneous, American Doll Artists, Bodies, Fulper, Lenci, Kruse; Parian; Unmarked French; Unmarked German; Wax; Wooden. 73pp.

$7.50

THE CALL OF KENTUCKY - DOLL DERBY PARTY - LOUISVILLE 1973

By Carr, Mrs. John M.

United Federation Doll Clubs, 1973. PB. very good++, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. United Federation of Doll Clubs, Inc., 24th Annual Convention, Louisville, Kentucky August 1-5, 1973 souvenir book loaded with great articles, photos, and advertisements. 192pp.

$10.00

SILVER ANNIVERSARY CONVENTION SOUVENIR BOOK

By United Federation of Doll Clubs, Inc

Lincoln, NE: United Federation Doll Clubs, 1974. HC. very good+, blue cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Souvenir book published in conjunction with the club's 25th convention. Impressive collection of photographs, articles and ads. 206pp.

$20.00

DOLLS AND PUPPETS - Revised Edition

By von Boehn, Max (translated by Josephine Nicoll; note on puppets by George Bernard Shaw)

Boston, MA: Charles T. Branford Company, 1956. HC. good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. First published in Germany in 1929, and then in England in 1932, this 1956 edition stands by itself as an inexhaustible source of information about the entire history of dolls and puppets. 522pp.

$10.00

SPINNING WHEEL'S COMPLETE BOOK OF DOLLS

By Revi, Albert Christian (editor)

New York: Galahad Books, 1975. HC. good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 088365332X Some of the best articles from the Spinning Wheel magazine. Contents include: American dolls, English dolls, French dolls, German dolls, rare and unusual dolls, pincushion dolls, contemporary dolls, doll's houses, and paper dolls. 279pp.

$7.50

DOLLS - A NEW GUIDE FOR COLLECTORS

By Fawcett, Clara Hallard

Boston: Charles T. Branford Co, 1964. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Covers the fundamentals of doll collecting and the history of dolls from Antiquity to the Present. It will teach you how to collect, what to collect, and what to pay. 282pp.

$5.00

THE MINIATURE HOUSE

By Eaton, Faith (photographs by Nick Nicholson)

New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Pub, 1991. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). 131 ill. incl. 65 in color. ISBN 0810936089 This lavishly illustrated volume presents some of the finest miniature houses from across Europe and the United States to show a variety of traditions and national styles. 167pp.

$8.00

PETITE PORTRAITS: ORIGINAL MINIATURE DOLLS BY CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN DOLL ARTISTS

By Waugh, Carol-Lynn Rossel

Cumberland, MD: Hobby House Press, Inc, 1982. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 0875881904 Original miniature dolls and teddy bears in media from porcelain, wood, cloth and wax are found in this informative and comprehensive guide. Over 450 distinctive black/white photographs and gorgeous color section illustrate in great detail the creative work of 52 American doll artists. 200pp.

$5.00

POLLOCK'S DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH DOLLS

By Hillier, Mary (edited by) (planned by Marguerite Fawdry; research by Deborah Brown and Sarah Postgate)

New York: Crown Publishers, Inc, 1982. HC. very good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0517549220 A work of reference for the doll collector, dollmakers and doll traders. It has been planned by Marguerite Fawdry, consultant to Pollock's Toy Museum, and edited by Mary Hillier, the well-known writer on dolls and toys. 223pp.

$6.50

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