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American Decorative Arts

American Decorative Arts

by Patricia Coblentz Robert Bishop

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The China Trade

by Carl L Crossman

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Light On Old Lamps

by Larry Freeman

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Cambridge Glass, 1818 To 1888

by Lura Woodside Watkins

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American Decorative Arts

American Decorative Arts

by Bishop, Robert and Patricia Coblentz

JODAI-GIRE, 7TH AND 8TH CENTURY TEXTILES IN JAPAN FROM THE SHOSO IN AND  HORYU-JI

JODAI-GIRE, 7TH AND 8TH CENTURY TEXTILES IN JAPAN FROM THE SHOSO IN AND HORYU-JI

by Matsumoto, Kaneo

Japan: Shikosha Publishing Co. Near Fine. 1984. First Edition. Soft Cover. 4879400122 . Clean soft pictorial covers. Text tight, clean & intact. Illustrated with color plates & B/W photographs. Textile catalogue. Japanese and English text. Antiques, Textile. ; Color Plates; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 252 pages .
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$175.00
LE BON TON, JOURNAL DE MODES & MONTHLY REPORT OF PARIS FASHIONS, APRIL,  1861 Volume 10, No. 4

LE BON TON, JOURNAL DE MODES & MONTHLY REPORT OF PARIS FASHIONS, APRIL, 1861 Volume 10, No. 4

by Various Contributors

New York: S. T. Taylor & Sons. Very Good+. 1861. Paperback. Clean green paper covers with black lettering. Tight, clean & intact. Hand colored fashion illustrations. Covers with a few tiny edge chips. Social issues; Hand Colored Plates; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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$135.00
Design Is Where You Find It

Design Is Where You Find It

by Chatt, Orville K

Ames, Iowa: Iowa State University Press, 1972. First edition. Hard cover in dust jacket. Published Ames, Iowa: Iowa State University Press, 1972, first printing. Oblong 4to., 7 1/4" x 10 1/4." 124 pp., illustrated with over 170 photographs. Fine in near fine dust jacket.. 1st. Hard. Fine/Near Fine. 4to.
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$75.00
The History of Portrait Miniatures 1531-1860 in 2 Volumes

The History of Portrait Miniatures 1531-1860 in 2 Volumes

by George C Williamson, Litt. D

London: George Bell and Sons, 1904. First edition, small printing of 520 copies of which 510 were for sale. White linen cloth hardcovers with gilt decorative illustrations on covers and spine. Folio- 15.5" x 12". unsigned. A rare art history reference written by George C Williamson. Hundreds of excellent, full page engravings throughout protected by tissue guards. Printed on thick, fine paper and bound with deckled edges. Published in 1904 by George Bell and Sons. White cloth binding with gilt... Read more
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$2,800.00
Treasures of Tutankhamun

Treasures of Tutankhamun

by edited by Katharine Stoddert Gilbert

New York: METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART, 1976.FINE. Softcover. Lee Boltin, photographer. HATFIELD BOOKS AND MEMORABILIA, a FIVE STAR SELLER, presents a descriptive and photographic record of arguably the greatest touring art exhibition of the Twentieth Century: TREASURES OF TUTANKHAMUN. It was organized by Egypt's Organization of Antiquities and the six participating museums, the National Gallery of Art, the Field Museum of Natural History, the New Orleans Museum of Art, the Los Angeles County Museum of... Read more
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$16.00
LE BON TON, JOURNAL DE MODES & MONTHLY REPORT OF PARIS FASHIONS, JULY 1864  Volume 13, No. 7

LE BON TON, JOURNAL DE MODES & MONTHLY REPORT OF PARIS FASHIONS, JULY 1864 Volume 13, No. 7

by Various Contributors

New York: S. T. Taylor. Very Good+. 1864. Paperback. Clean green paper covers. Tight, clean & intact. Hand colored fashion engravings. ; Hand Colored Plates; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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$135.00
Zanol. The Better Way to Buy. Catalog No. 20. Edition A.

Zanol. The Better Way to Buy. Catalog No. 20. Edition A.

by (Art Deco) The American Products Company

Cincinnati, OH: The American Products Company, May, 1925. Perfect bound (355 x 280 mm). Original brown wrappers printed in blue and cream, brown cloth backstrip. 78 pages, of which 16 are in full colour and the rest being uncoloured lithographs on single-colour backgrounds. With the original order form loosely inserted. Light rubbing at the extremities, small chips at the ends of the spine. A fresh copy in excellent condition. A beautiful, 78 page chromolithographic catalogue for the American Products... Read more
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£450.00
The Art of Interior Design

The Art of Interior Design

by Victoria Kloss Ball

New York: The MacMillan Company, 1960. First edition thus, First printing stated. Hardcover. Near Fine. RARE FIRST PRINTING OF FIRST EDITION. A THEATER/FILM DESIGNER'S DREAM! HATFIELD BOOKS AND MEMORABILIA, a FIVE STAR SELLER, presents THE ART OF INTERIOR DESIGN, containing dozens and dozens of black and white photos demonstrating American interiors frozen in the time of the mid 20th Century. Dozens of illustrations showing exactly how to reproduce those photos! FIRST EDITION THUS, FIRST PRINTING... Read more
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$41.00
Les Creations de Jean Mahie:  Forgerons D' Or 1969-1977

Les Creations de Jean Mahie: Forgerons D' Or 1969-1977

by Barjavel, Rene & David Susskin

Cannes, 1977. paperback. Very Good./Very Good.. 103 p. The Barjavel Preface is in French and English. The Susskind Preface is in English. Color photographs of gold bracelets, pendants, earrings, buttons designed by Jean Mahie. Biographical information.
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$40.00
A Seattle Flapper's Jazz Age Scrapbook.

A Seattle Flapper's Jazz Age Scrapbook.

Seattle, WA, 1920. Soft cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Oblong quarto (175 x 270 mm), 100 thick black pages. Contemporary purpose-made cloth scrapbook bound with a silk tie, title "photographs" in gilt to upper cover. Containing approximately 384 mounted original silver gelatin photographs (sized between 25 x 25 mm and 127 x 178 mm), a few with annotations indicating places, dates, and people; 9 real photo postcards; several newspaper clippings; and a greeting card. Some wear and bumping... Read more
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£350.00
Wallpapers of France: 1800-1850

Wallpapers of France: 1800-1850

by Nouvel, Odile

New York: Rizzoli, 1981. First American Edition. Introduction by Jean-Pierre Seguin. Quarto. Blue cloth. 132pp. 600 color illustrations. Text in French, English and German. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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$100.00
An Old Lace Collection

An Old Lace Collection

by G. Camerino

Private Printing, 1900 This Collection can be visited in the Permanent Lace Exhibition every day at G. Camerino Jesurum and Burano Venitian Lace 32, Avenue de L' Opera, Paris. String bound. Picture of store rear cover, some chipping to edges. Excellent detail plates. Extremely RARE OCLC finds 1 copy at The Smithsonian. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 1st Edition.. Soft cover. Good.
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$980.00
"Christie's" 1766 to 1925: Christie's  Auction House Records

"Christie's" 1766 to 1925: Christie's Auction House Records

by Marillier, H.C

"CHRISTIE'S" 1766 TO !925. a VERY NICE COPY IN A RARE ORIGINAL DUST JACKET. Many Illustrations. Printed in Great Britain By Robert Maclehose and Co., Ltd., The University Press, Glasgow. Used. Very Good-/Good Original Dust Jacket. Very rare thus. 7 3/4 X 10/14 X 2. Large volume. Weighs 3 pounds. Extra shipping may be required, especially to overseas buyers. I will contact buyer about that. Will ship from United States.
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$624.95
L'EREDITA CERAMISTICA DELL' ANTICO MONDO ROMANO Lineamenti Di Una Storia  Civile Della Ceramica Romana

L'EREDITA CERAMISTICA DELL' ANTICO MONDO ROMANO Lineamenti Di Una Storia Civile Della Ceramica Romana

by Ballardini, Gaetano

Boston: Istituto Poligrafico Dello Stato. Very Good+. 1964. Hardcover. Clean tan cloth, spine & front cover has brown title. Text block tight, clean & intact. Profusely illustrated with color & B/W photographs and drawings. Slight toning to page edges only. Ceramics; Color & B/W photograph & Drawings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 303 pages .
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$125.00
Lace

Lace

by Budden, Sue, trans

Paris: Bookking International, 1995. First US Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. 4to. 94 pp. Bound in blue wrappers. Black and white illustrations throughout. Includes short bibliography. Translated from the French by Sue Budden. Near Fine, minor wear to extremities of wrappers, else clean and bright.
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$15.00
Fresh Wood; New Designers V.1

Fresh Wood; New Designers V.1

by Asbury, Greg; Cortinas, Corrine

Sierra Madre: Mitra, 2004. 1st. Hardcover. Near fine/near fine. Foreword: Conversations with Sam Maloof on student design. Bound in the publisher's original printed paper over boards.Full-color illustrations throughout.
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$43.00
Wallpaper in America

Wallpaper in America

by Lynn, Catherine

New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1980. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/fair. Small 4to. 534, [2] pp. Bound in full natural speckled cloth, stamped in gilt on cover and spine, in illustrated dust jacket. Black and white frontispiece illustrations and black and white and full-color illustrations throughout. Includes index. Near Fine, previous owner's name in ink to front free endpaper, minor soiling to corners, otherwise bright, tight copy, in Fair dust jacket with 2 1/2" long strip... Read more
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$30.00
COLOR: A Survey in Words and Pictures

COLOR: A Survey in Words and Pictures

by Faber Birren

New Hyde Park, NY: University Books, Inc., 1963. FIRST EDITION THUS, FIRST PRINTING THUS. Very Good +/Very Good Plus Slipcase. HATFIELD BOOKS AND MEMORABILIA, a FIVE STAR SELLER, presents COLOR: A SURVEY IN WORDS AND PICTURES. FABER BIRREN(1900 - 1988) was a color genius-- publishing, teaching, and consulting on the effects of color on the human being. This book 224 page book enlarges on some of his theories, not only in words, but in roughly 250 illustrations, in both black and white and color. FIRST... Read more
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$18.50
O Móvel do Século XIX no Brasil

O Móvel do Século XIX no Brasil

by Canti, Tilde

Rio de Janeiro: Cândido Guinle de Paula Machado, 1988. Hardcover. Very Good. 4to. 190, [2] pp. Bound in full gray cloth, title label pasted to front cover, title stamped in light gray on spine, in cardboard slipcase with decorative labels pasted to front and back. Illustrations throughout, some in full color. Text in Portuguese. Includes bibliography. Very Good, binding bright and square, heavy foxing to first and last few pages and the margins of a few pages in main section, in Near Fine... Read more
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$275.00
3 volumes of the Life Science Library: 1) TIME, 2) THE ENGINEER, and 3) THE SCIENTIST

3 volumes of the Life Science Library: 1) TIME, 2) THE ENGINEER, and 3) THE SCIENTIST

by The Editors of Life

HATFIELD BOOKS AND MEMORABILIA, a FIVE STAR SELLER, presents a 3-volume set from the Life Science Library: TIME, THE ENGINEER, and THE SCIENTIST. All 3 of these 200 page hard cover 8 1/2" x 11" books were printed in the year of their First American edition, though no documentation of edition present. Extra postage required. Each volume is made up of text chapters, with marginal illustrations on specific points, along with picture essays (both b/w and color). The glossary defines the essential terms for... Read more
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$25.00
Korean Furniture

Korean Furniture

by Pai, Man Sill and Edward Wright

New York: Kodansha America, 1984. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good +. 4to. 192 pp. Bound in full maroon cloth, title in gilt on spine, in illustrated dust jacket. Illustrations thorughout, some in full color. Includes sketches of traditional Korean house floorplans, metal fttings and tools. Also includes index. Near Fine, bright, clean copy, in Near Fine dust jacket with patch of abrasion to verso of spine. Excellent copy of a lovely book.
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$150.00
WILLOW & REED ART WORK MFG. CO.

WILLOW & REED ART WORK MFG. CO.

by Willow & Reed Art Work Manufacturing Co

New York: Willow & Reed Art Work Manufacturing Co.. Very Good. 1950. First Edition. Soft Covers. Ca: 1950, " Willow & Reed Rattan designed by Tommi Parzinger......Superb casual furniture.... Attractive use of saddle stiched cowhide leathers.....Rich textures.......Peruvian linen prints by Hazel Hancock." Color chart with samples. Furniture Catalog ; B/W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 32 pages .
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$225.00
Colorful Elegant and Exquisite ~  A Special Exhibition of Imperial Enamel Ware from Mr. Robert Chang's Collection

Colorful Elegant and Exquisite ~ A Special Exhibition of Imperial Enamel Ware from Mr. Robert Chang's Collection

by Zhang Xin ,Editor

Suzhou Museum, 2008. First edition. Softcover.. Very Good. 8 X 11 1/2 inches high. 129 pages. Condition of the book is Very Good; exterior lightly soiled, otherwise excellent text and illustrations are very clean, binding is tight. Decorative art stack
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$45.00
The Fine and Decorative Art Collections of Britain and Ireland (The National Art-Collections Fund Book of Art Galleries and Museums.

The Fine and Decorative Art Collections of Britain and Ireland (The National Art-Collections Fund Book of Art Galleries and Museums.

by Chapel, Jennie & Gere, Charlotte [Written and Edited by]

London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 1985. Quarto Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpos-made plastic sleeve. Small tear to lower front DJ panel has been home-repaired with sticky tape. Introduction by Sir John Summerson. Picture research, sub-editing and indexes by Caroline Cuthbert, Jane Shoaf Turner and Francis Graham. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates and drawings. This is a heavy book please check with us for shipping charges. 359... Read more
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AU$22.00
Emily Post's Etiquette :  Blue book of Social Usage,New Edition Completely Revised ,1950, SIGNED  on  ATTACHED BOOKPLATE by Post reads Award for Good Manners Having been won by Student

Emily Post's Etiquette : Blue book of Social Usage,New Edition Completely Revised ,1950, SIGNED on ATTACHED BOOKPLATE by Post reads Award for Good Manners Having been won by Student

by EMILY POST aka ( Mrs. Price Post ) SIGNED by author Attached Bookplate Award for Good Manners with TAPE RESIDUE ON EDGES DATED 1951,

Funk & Wagnalls, New York, 1950. HARDBACK NO DUSTJACKET, 1950 , 18th Printing,, NO JACKET ,Hardcover VG CONDITION, Octavo. , SIGNED on ATTACHED BOOKPLATE by Post reads Award for Good Manners Having been won by Student of Eastern High School, with Old Loose Bookmark advertising Personality of a House, , blank endpapers FORMER OWNER NAME, GLOSSY B/W FRONTISPIECE + B/W ILLUSTATIONS with Photographs & Facsimiles of Social Forms . Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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$309.00