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Masterpieces Of American Jewelry

by Judith Price

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Scraps of American History
Published
September 7, 2004
Condition
Good+
Edition
First edition, as stated
ISBN
9780762421183
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$25.00

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128 pages, illustrated with beautiful photographs. Written by the President of the National Jewelry Institute, the book focuses on the unique artistic attributes of American jewelry. Includes an interview with high society expert Dominick Dunne. Signed and inscribed on title page "To Jennifer - who created a 'gem' and believes in treasures in friendship, etc. Best XXX Judy Price." Red… Read more
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Portuguese Style of Knitting

by Wong, Andrea

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Scraps of American History
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Not stated
ISBN
9780615364896
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$80.00

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93 pages with index, illustrated with color photographs. An in-depth look at the ancient techniques of Portuguese knitting, with ten specially designed patterns to practice different aspects of Portuguese knitting. Illustrated wraps with brown titles on front cover. Light edge wear, light crease near spine, interior pages bright and clean, binding tight.
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$80.00
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Comic and Curious Cats

by Carter, Angela

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Scraps of American History
Published
1979
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Not stated
ISBN
9780517537534
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$12.00

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New York: Harmony Books, 1979. Not stated. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Leman, Martin. Unpaginated, illustrated with beautiful color prints. A special ABC book about cats. Illustrated boards with black titles on front cover and spine, illustrated end papers. Very light shelf wear, minor spotting, interior pages bright. Illustrated dust jacket with black titles on front cover and spine is… Read more
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$12.00
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A Treasury of Holly Hobbie

by Hobbie, Holly

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Scraps of American History
Published
1979
Condition
Good
Edition
Not stated
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$12.00

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Chicago: Rand McNally & Company, 1979. Not stated. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 61 pages, illustrated with sepia and color drawings. Contains All Through the Day, Through the Year, ABCs, Questions and Answers, It's a Happy Day and Around the House. Red illustrated boards with white titles on front cover and spine, illustrated end papers. Some fading of cover, light… Read more
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$12.00
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Buddha Mind in Contemporary Art

by Baas, Jacquelynn and Mary Jane Jacob

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Scraps of American History
Published
2004
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780520243460
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$125.00

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 2004. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. 279 pages with index, beautifully illustrated in color throughout. The book resulted from a program by the authors titled "Awake Art, Buddhism and the Dimensions of Consciousness." Illustrated black boards with red titles on front cover and spine, red end papers. A little spotting of cover,… Read more
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$125.00
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A Touch of Love

by Weedn, Flavia

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Scraps of American History
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Not stated
Item Price
$100.00

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Anaheim California: Buzza/Gibson Greeting Cards, Inc., 1972. Not stated. Hardcover. Very Good/No jacket. Unpaginated. Beautifully illustrated poems of love. Illustrated boards with white titles on front cover and black titles on spine. Book is in very good condition with one small chip and scratch at back cover spine, light edge wear with lightly bumped corners and spine ends,… Read more
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$100.00
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John Hedgecoe's Practical Portrait Photography

by Hedgecoe, John

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Scraps of American History
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First American edition
ISBN
9780671647148
Item Price
$24.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1987. First American edition. Hardcover. Very Good/good. 224 pages with index and glossary, generously illustrated with black and white and color photographs. Taking better portraits of people with many different types of cameras and techniques. Red cloth binding with silver titles on spine, illustrated end papers. Light edge wear to cover, a little… Read more
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Print Finishing

by Mortensen, William

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Scraps of American History
Published
1938
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition, as stated
Item Price
$55.00

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San Francisco: Camera Craft Publishing, 1938. First edition, as stated. Hardcover. Good/fair. 128 pages with appendixes, illustrated with black and white photographs. Detailed instructions in the critical stages of making a photographic print. Orange cloth binding with black titles on front cover and spine. Darkened strip along bottom of front cover, a little edge wear and spotting, corners… Read more
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Whist Tactics

by Foster, R. F.

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Scraps of American History
Published
1895
Condition
Good
Edition
Probable First Edition
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$20.00

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New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1895. Probable First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No jacket. 221 pages, with index and illustrated by 112 color hands played by correspondence between 16 of the best players in the American Whist League. Instruction on playing a type of bridge. Green cloth binding with handsome silver and red card illustration on front cover and… Read more
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The Complete Photographer, Issue 43 to Issue 48

by Morgan, Willard D., Editor

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Scraps of American History
Published
1942
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
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$60.00

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New York: National Educational Alliance, Inc., 1942. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. Six copies of Volume VII bound into a handsome brown wrapper with embossed titles and a camera illustration on front cover. A complete guide to amateur and professional photography. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Each magazine has original red illustrated cover with white titles.… Read more
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The Complete Photographer, Issue 31 to Issue 36

by Morgan, Willard D., Editor

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Scraps of American History
Published
1942
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
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$60.00

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New York: National Educational Alliance, Inc., 1942. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. Six copies of Volume VI bound into a handsome brown wrapper with embossed titles and a camera illustration on front cover. A complete guide to amateur and professional photography. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Each magazine has original red illustrated cover with white titles.… Read more
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The Complete Photographer, Issue 37 to Issue 42

by Morgan, Willard D., Editor

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Scraps of American History
Published
1942
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
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$60.00

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New York: National Educational Alliance, Inc., 1942 . First edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. Six copies of Volume VII bound into a handsome brown wrapper with embossed titles and a camera illustration on front cover. A complete guide to amateur and professional photography. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Each magazine has original red illustrated cover with white… Read more
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$60.00
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The Complete Photographer, Issue 13 to Issue 18

by Morgan, Willard D., Editor

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Scraps of American History
Published
1942
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
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$60.00

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New York: National Educational Alliance, Inc., 1942 . First edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. Six copies of Volume III bound into a handsome brown wrapper with embossed titles and a camera illustration on front cover. A complete guide to amateur and professional photography. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Each magazine has original red illustrated cover with white… Read more
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The Complete Photographer, Issue 25 to Issue 30

by Morgan, Willard D., Editor

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Scraps of American History
Published
1942
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
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$60.00

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New York: National Educational Alliance, Inc., 1942. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. Six copies of Volume V bound into a handsome brown wrapper with embossed titles and a camera illustration on front cover. A complete guide to amateur and professional photography. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Each magazine has original red illustrated cover with white titles.… Read more
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The Complete Photographer, Issue 1 to Issue 6

by Morgan, Willard D., Editor

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Scraps of American History
Published
1941
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
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$60.00

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New York: National Educational Alliance, Inc., 1941. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. Six copies of Volume I bound into a handsome brown wrapper with embossed titles and a camera illustration on front cover. A complete guide to amateur and professional photography. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Each magazine has original red illustrated cover with white titles.… Read more
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The Complete Photographer, Issue 19 to Issue 24

by Morgan, Willard D., Editor

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Scraps of American History
Published
1942
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$60.00

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New York: National Educational Alliance, Inc., 1942. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. Six copies of Volume IV bound into a handsome brown wrapper with embossed titles and a camera illustration on front cover. A complete guide to amateur and professional photography. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Each magazine has original red illustrated cover with white titles.… Read more
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The Complete Photographer, Issue 7 to Issue 12

by Morgan, Willard D., Editor

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Scraps of American History
Published
1941
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$60.00

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New York: National Educational Alliance, Inc., 1941. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. Six copies of Volume II bound into a handsome brown wrapper with embossed titles and a camera illustration on front cover. A complete guide to amateur and professional photography. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Each magazine has original red illustrated cover with white titles.… Read more
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$60.00
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Lovely Woman

by Anonymous

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Scraps of American History
Published
1910
Condition
Fair
Edition
Not stated
Item Price
$30.00

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Indianapolis, Indiana: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1910. Not stated. Hardcover. Fair/No jacket. Crawford, Earl Stetson. Unpaginated. Beautiful book of poetry illustrated with charming portraits of women. Poems are framed in handsome illustrations. Green cloth binding with large illustrated pastedown with peach colored titles on front cover. Pastdown is a little scrubbed with some staining and marks, back cover stained… Read more
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The Complete Photographer, Issue 49 to Issue 54

by Morgan, Willard D., Editor

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Scraps of American History
Published
1943
Condition
Good +
Edition
First edition
Item Price
$60.00

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New York: National Educational Alliance, Inc., 1943. First edition. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. Six copies of Volume 9 bound into a handsome brown wrapper with embossed titles and a camera illustration on front cover. A complete guide to amateur and professional photography. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Each magazine has original red illustrated cover with white titles.… Read more
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$60.00
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The Complete Photographer, Issue 55

by Morgan, Willard D., Editor

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Scraps of American History
Published
1943
Condition
Good +
Edition
First printing
Item Price
$45.00

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New York: National Educational Alliance, Inc., 1943. First printing. Hardcover. Good +/No jacket. Master index Volume 10, Issue 55, bound into a handsome brown wrapper with embossed titles and a camera illustration on front cover. Also contains a bibliography of photography, corrections and a glossary of photo terms. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Magazine has original red… Read more
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