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A Measure of the Earth: The Cole-Ware Collection of American Baskets

by Bell, Nicholas R.; Henry Glassie (Foreword)

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Published
2013
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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9781469615288
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Washiington, D.C.: Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2013 192 pages; more than 100 full-page color plates. At the back listed are the artisans with descriptions of their backets. Further Reading. Clean throughout; as new. . First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 11" x 9". Exhibition Catalogue.
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Hand Woodworking Tools (The Use Of)

by McDonnell, Leo P.

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Published
1962
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Very Good
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$6.00

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Albany, New York: Delmar Publishers, 1962 294 pages; numerous b&w illustrations. The author, a professional in more than a single field, was also a Curriculum Specialist, Carpentry for New York's State Education Dept. So, the book is written and illustrated to be easily understood while also covering more complex tools and uses, such as using a rabbet plane and sharpening… Read more
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The Practical Woodworker

by Jones, Bernard, E. (edited by)

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Very Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780898151060
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$8.00

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Berkeley: Ten Speed Press c. 1983; 586 pages. numerous illustrations. It seems every conceivable operation one would wish to create something with wood. Companion volume to The Complete Woodworker. Clean throughout; tight binding. . First Thus. Printed Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. thick 8vo.
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Ceramics in America, 2001

by Hunter, Robert (Edited by)

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781584651338
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$40.00

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Milwaukee, WI: The Chipstone Foundation, 2001 292 pages; numerous color illustrations illuminating a large number of essays engaged in history and archaeology of ceramics in America. A fascinating article - illustrated in detail - on early slipware technology. As usual, a beautiful book. Clean throughout; tight binding.. First Edition. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Fine. 4to.
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he Enduring Crafts of Japan: 33 Living Treasures

by Sugimura, Tsune (photographs by); Masataka Ogawa (text); Tsuneari Fukuda (introduction); Gordon B. Washburn (foreword)

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Published
1968
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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New York, Tokyo: Walker/Weatherhill - A Weathermark Edition, 1968 230 pages; numerous full-page illustrations, some color, most b&w. Potters, weavers, dyers, Sendai weaver, Lacquer Maki-e, Choshitsu, Swordmakers, metal casters, Bamboo craftsman, Japanese doll craftsmen. Clean throughout, pages and illustrations bright; boards faded at edges and with light wear at the bottom of the spine. Dustjacket worn at edges; 1-inch… Read more
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Appalaichian White Oak Basketmaking: Handing Down the Basket

by Law, Rachel Nash and Cynthia W. Taylor

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Ultramarine Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780870496721
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$40.00

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Knoxville: The University of Tennessee Press, 1991 296 pages; 24 color plates, more than 200 b&w illustrations. The traditions; timber and tools; rib baskets; split baskets; rod baskets. Glossary. Extensive Bibliography. Some of the illustrations are photos of makers; others are detailed drawings of the making. Clean throughout, essentially as new.. First Edition. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Fine. Illus. by… Read more
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The Treasury of Basel Cathedral

by Husband, Timothy; Julien Chapuis (with contributions by)

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Published
2001
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780300088496
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$25.00

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art / Yale University Press, 2001 182 pages; 150 illustrations, including 105 color. The fascinating story of 14th-century Basel; its cathedral; the gold, silver, bejewelled, enameled treasury of altar furnishings and liturgical hardware; earthquake; iconoclastic threat of the Reformation; then dispersal from a nineteenth-century auction. Now, some of the 75 examples in the catalogue… Read more
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Beadazzled: The Story of Beads

by Filstrup, Chris & Janie; Loren Bloom (Line drawings)

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780723262046
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$22.00

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New York: Frederick Warne, 1982 146 pages; color and b&w illustrations. The back of the book describes several bead craft projects, which are illustrated with detailed line drawings. Gift inscription on a front endpaper, otherwise clean throughout, tight binding.. First Edition. quarter-cloth and paper boards. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.
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Crewel Embroidery

by Wison, Erica

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Published
1962
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Very Good
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1962 154 pages; densely illustrated with photographs and very clear diagrams. Two pages have corners turned down; gift inscription on a front endpaper. Otherwise clean throughout, tight binding.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.
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Gold of the Americas / The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin

by Jones, Julie; Heidi King

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Published
2002
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Good
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$5.00

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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2002 56 pages, generously illustrated in color. MMA Bulletin Spring 2002. Edges lightly rippled, no stains or other discoloring.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Good. 4to. Art periodical.
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Franka Lechner: Bildteppiche + Gouache-Collagen

by Anonymous

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Published
1978
Condition
Fine
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Wien: Osterreichisches Museum für angewandte Kunst, 1978 not paginated. 14 tapestries, 8 collages in the checklist; 11 images, color and b&w. Photo of Lechner at the loom; Q&A with Lechner transcribed. Clean throughout.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Fine. Square 8vo. Exhibition Catalogue.
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Form and Fire: Natzler Ceramics, 1939-1972

by Natzler, Otto; Joshua C. Taylor (Foreword); Lloyd E. Herman (Introduction); Daniel Rhodes (essay)

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Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
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$120.00

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Washiington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1973 120 pages; an exhibition at the Renwick Gallery of 175 pieces described, about half are illustrated, most in full-page color. Many pieces include in their desciptions annotations by Otto Natzler who comments on Gertrud's throwing and on his glaze. Gertrud died in 1971 but left many bisque-fired pots to be glazed. … Read more
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Ceramics in America, 2007

by Hunter, Robert (Edited by)

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Ultramarine Books
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780976734406
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$60.00

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Milwaukee Public Museum: The Chipstone Foundation, 2007 314 pages; numerous color illustrations. Nine essays with emphasis on the Bonnin and Morris of Philadelphia porcelain factory. As usual, a beautiful book.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 4to.
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Early American Designs: Ceramics

by Christensen, Erwin O.

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Published
1952
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Very Good
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$12.50

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New York: Pitman Publishing Corporation, 1952 Unpaginated but 48 pages. Pages are filled with renderings of the various pots carrying the decorations. Objects are shown full-size. Otherwise, the actual size is noted. Some have attribution. Renderings are b&w.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. Slim 4to.
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Early American Designs: Toleware

by Christensen, Erwin O.

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Published
1952
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Very Good
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New York: Pitman Publishing Corporation, 1952 Unpaginated but 40 pages. Pages are filled with renderings of objects, such as coffee pots, tea pots, trays, boxes, etc. Many objects have attributions; colors are listed for each. The renderings are in b&w. Short bibliography.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. Small 4to.
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Southern Heirlooms from Martha M. House

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Published
1972
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Very Good
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Montgomery, Alabama: Martha M. House, 1972 44 pages. Numerous illustrations of furniture and lamps manufactured by Martha M. House. Price list (1972) enclosed. Front cover chipped at the corner; lightly soiled.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to. Catalogue.
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Journal of Glass Studies, Volume XVI

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Published
1974
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Very Good
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Corning, New York: The Corning Museum of Glass, 1974 164 pages; illustrated throughout. A variety of topics: "A Phoenician Glass Bowl from Nimrud"; "Lattimo- A Group of Venetian Glass Enameled on an Opaque-White Ground"; "The Glazing of the Crystal Palace"; more. Contents nearly fine; spine worn.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to.
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Ceramic Sculpture: Six Artists

by Marshall, Richard and Suzanne Foley

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Ultramarine Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780874270358
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$18.00

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New York/Seattle: Whitney Museum of American Art with University of Washington Press, 1981 144 pages; numerous illustrations, color and b&w. Peter Voulkos, John Mason, Kenneth Price, Robert Arneson, David Gilhooly, Richard Shaw. Bottom outside corner bumped, some corners bent, not affecting text or illustrations.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.
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Style Trends of Pueblo Pottery, 1500-1840

by Mera, H.P.; Jonathan Batkin (Introduction)

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780936755182
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$22.00

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Albuquerque: Avanyu Publishing, 1991 67 plates: pottery and decoration illustrated on the recto (right); text on the opposing verso (left). Wrappers are rubbed and worn along the spine; innards are fresh and bright, though the last dozen leaves are wrinkled at the top corner.. Decorated Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to.
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The Craftsman in America

by Anderson, Clay; [et al.]

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Ultramarine Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780870441769
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$15.00

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Washiington, D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1975 200 pages; thoroughly illustrated in color. An appreciation for the artists commonly called craftsmen. They work with wood, metal, glass, fiber, clay, etc.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 4to.
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