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FANTASY FURNITURE

By NEWMAN, Bruce M

Rizzoli, New York. 1989. 4to, 197pp, illustrated in colour throughout. A near fine hardback copy.. In a slightly shelf worn & rubbed dust jacket.. A groundbreaking look at the unusual & exotic furnishings produced throughout Europe, the United States, & the Far East during the nineteenth & twentieth centuries.

$105.33

LITTLE BY LITTLE. Six Decades of Collecting American Decorative Arts

By LITTLE, Nina Fletcher

Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, 1998. 4to, 292pp, 366 colour & b/w illus. A very good paperback copy.

$14.04

JAPANESE CERAMIC ART AND NATIONAL CHARACTERISTICS

By FUKUI, Kikusaburo

Tokyo. (Foreword dated 1926). 8vo, 61pp of English text + 62 b/w & colour plates, folding colour map at front & with Japanese text at rear. A good hardback copy bound in original illustrated cloth which is worn & frayed at edges, especially along spine. Cloth is foxed, slightly faded & soiled. Plates 23 to 30 are loose.. A rare title on Japanese Ceramic Art.

$35.11

MATIERES DE REVES : STUFF OF DREAMS. From the Paris Musee des Arts Decoratifs

By HUNTER-STIEBEL, Penelope. & NOUVEL-KAMMERER, Odile

Portland Art Museum, Oregon. 2002. 4to, 175pp, profusely illustrated in colour. A near fine hardback copy in like dust jacket.

$21.07

HISTOIRE DE LA CERAMIQUE. Etude descriptive et Raisonnee des Poteries de tous les Temps et de tous les Peuples

By JACQUEMART, Albert

Librairie Hachette, Paris. 1875. Large 8vo, 750pp, 200 b/w text illus by H. Catenacci & J. Jacquemart & 12 b/w engraved plates, + 1000 marks & monograms illustrated. A good hardback copy bound in green cloth. Partially split along inner hinge at front & cracked at rear with last 2 leaves partially intact. Previous owner has tipped in a picture of 'Dickens' on rear endpaper, also with previous owner's name on front endpaper. Moderate age spotting. French text.

$140.44