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The Gold of Tutankhamen
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The Gold of Tutankhamen

by Kamal el-Mallakh, Arnold C. Brackman

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780882252643
ISBN 10
088225264X
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Newsweek Books, 1978 NY: Newsweek Books, 1978. First English Language Edition.Hardcover 9 x 12, DJ, Slipcase,gold eps, 332 pp, 155 color and 24 b/w plates, epilogue, author's notes, notes to the plates, index. F/F in its own fine slipcase.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers. A Biographical Dictionary Based on the Notes of...
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Colonial Massachusetts Silversmiths and Jewelers. A Biographical Dictionary Based on the Notes of Francis Hill Bigelow and John Marshall Phillips

by Kane, Patricia et al

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ISBN 13
9780894670770
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0894670778
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New Haven, Connecticut, U.S.A.: Yale Univ Art Gallery, 1998 Book No: 711. New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 1998. Hardcover, DJ, 8 x 11, thick heavy book, 1241pp, detailed biographies of nearly 300 craftsmen who worked in America before the start of the American Revolution, over 6000 examples of work are catalogued here,along with illustrations of 424 identifying marks, glossary of trade terms. Of interest and importance to collectors, historians, craftspeople and jewelers. As new condition,still in publisher's shrink wrap.Bookseller's Inventory number 711. F/F. 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New/New.
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Skygger Paa Graesset

by Blixen Karen

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Paperback
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Gyldendal: Copenhagen, Denmark, 1960 Gyldendal: Copenhagen, Denmark, 1960. Soft Cover, DJ, 5 1/4 x 8 1/4, 141pp, frontis portrait by Cecil Beaton, plus 3 photo illustrations. Danish text. A very good to near fine copy of the original edition, in lightly edge worn illustrated dust jacket.Danish text.. 1st Edition. Soft cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Nikos Kazantzakis Collection

by Nikos Kazantzakis

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Hardcover
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Collection of 15 works by Kazantzakis including 6 hardcovers and 9 softcovers, covering Kazantzakis' Fiction, Travel, Biography, Poetry (his great work, The Odyssey. A Modern Sequel. The hardcovers include the Biography based on his letters by Helen Kazantzakis, Japan and China, Three Plays, The Fratricides, England, Report to Greco; and the soft covers include The Greek Passion, The Rock Garden, Saint Francis, Symposium, Journying - Travels in Italy, Egypt, Sinai, Jerusalem and Cyprus,-Freedom or Death, The Last Temptation of Christ, The Odyssey. A Modern Sequel, and a soft cover copy of Nikos Kazantzakis. A Biography based on his letters by Helen Kazantzakis. All copies are in very nice condition ranging from near fine to very good. Extra shipping charges may need to be added.. Hardcover. Near Fine.
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Practical Silver-Smithing and Jewelry

by Smith Keith

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F
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Hardcover
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NY, Cincinnati, Toronto, London, Melbourne: Van Nostrand Reinhold 1975, 1975 111 pp, illus b/w glossy photos and line drawings, tables, glossary, bibliog, index. How to organize tools and equipment, metals, techniques, how to avoid common pitfalls, how to salvage a project, how to plan a job to make best use of time and equipment. F/VG (pc). F. Hardcover.
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American Pewter

by Kerfoot, J.B.

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NY: Crown (1924), 1942. 2nd printing (Arntzen & Rainwater P578; Franklin 5594*) 4to, xxii, 236 pp, b/w frontis, 500 illus, marks, index. Many of the photo illustrations are from the author's collection in this standard reference work, which provides a detailed history of pewter-making in America, with an account of every known American pewterer, dates, types of work, scarcity factors, marks. F/G+ (wrn, pc). Hardcover.
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Contemporary Netsuke

by Kinsey, Miriam

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Used
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F
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780804811590
ISBN 10
0804811598
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Vermont & Japan: Chas E.Tuttle, 1977 Foreward by Hans Conreid. 261 pp, nearly 200 illus with 108 full color photographs, appendices, bibliog, glossary, index. While there are numerous books on 17th, 18th, 19th century netsukes, this is the first on contemporary netsukes, that is from 1925 to the present. Shows how quality of design and subject matter, material and workmanship are basic to evaluation of contemporary netsukes; types of netsukes, their marketing, subject matter and sources, and much more about techniques, scholarly interests and investment. Over 110 signatures and brief biographies of contemporary carvers are included and studies of 27 leading artists. F/F. F. Hardcover.
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The Illustrated Book: Its Art and Craft
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The Illustrated Book: Its Art and Craft

by Diana Klemin

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780517110393
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0517110393
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U.S.A.: Bramhall House, 1988 Hardcover, dust jacket, 159pp, 82 illustrations with 8 in full color,list of illustrators, bibliography, index. Includes a chapter on drawing for reproduction to inform the reader of the various printing processes involved. Each book illustration identifies the artist, the book title, medium used, book size, and the year of publication. Fine/Fine. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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The Diamond World
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The Diamond World

by Koskoff, David

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060380052
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0060380055
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NY: Harper & Row (cr 1981), 1981 The true behind-the-scenes story of the mysterious circle that trades in the most spectacular gem. Excellent book about the inner workings of the diamond business, beginning with the diamond producers and the diamond monopoly, the cutters, the diamond traders, and finally selling the diamond. Fascinating reading. “This is an excellent and remarkably thorough survey…” – Sinkankas. Lacks DJ, else F. Hardcover.
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The Diamond World
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The Diamond World

by Koskoff, David

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1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060380052
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0060380055
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NY: Harper & Row (cr 1981), 1981 HC, DJ, 6 1/4 x 9 1/2, V111, 356pp, 38 b/w photographs, glossary, index, bibliographical notes. The true behind-the-scenes story of the mysterious circle that trades in the most spectacular gem. Excellent book about the inner workings of the diamond business, beginning with the diamond producers and the diamond monopoly, the cutters, the diamond traders, and finally selling the diamond. Fascinating reading. "This is an excellent and remarkably thorough survey."Sinkankas 3545. F/NF(price clipped crnr). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.
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The Diamond World
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The Diamond World

by Koskoff, David

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Hardcover
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9780060380052
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0060380055
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NY: Harper & Row (cr 1981), 1981 The true behind-the-scenes story of the mysterious circle that trades in the most spectacular gem. Excellent book about the inner workings of the diamond business, beginning with the diamond producers and the diamond monopoly, the cutters, the diamond traders, and finally selling the diamond. Fascinating reading. “This is an excellent and remarkably thorough survey…” – Sinkankas. Light underlinings to about 10 pages, else VG in edge chipped good DJ. Hardcover.
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Adventures in Jade

by Kraft, James Lewis

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  • hardcover
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Used - Very Good
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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NY: Henry Holt & Colt,, 1947 (Sinkankas 3559)Numbered copy #76 of 1500, signed by author, who is the famous manufacturer of cheese (Kraft Foods Co.)as well as a collector of jade. Discusses the properties of jade, symbolism of jade, and how he found jade in Alaska, Wyoming and California. Fine book in VG dj that is wrinkled at top and lower rear flap, price clipped.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Adventures in Jade

by Kraft, James Lewis

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1st Edition
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NY: Henry Holt, 1947, 1947 (Sinkankas 3559) Edition of 1500 copies. 81 pp, col frontis, bibliog. F/VG (dj has split tears to seam of spine and is price clipped). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.
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Gems and Gem Materials

by Kraus, Edward Henry and Chester Baker Slawson

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McGraw-Hill Book Co. New York and London, 1953 Hardcover, ix,332pp,color frontis of gems plus three additional color plates, 403 b/w figures, selected bibliography, index. Originally published 1947, this copy is the Fifth edition published 1953 with various changes and additions. Describes crystal forms, physical, chemical and optical properties of gem materials, their formation and occurrence, the cutting and polishing of gems, and manufacture of gems and metals used for gem mountings. The entire second part of over 100 pages is devoted to descriptions of individual gems. Part three contains tables where gem materials are classified and include a summary of all the important properties of each gem mineral.Fine copy.. Hardcover. Near Fine.
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The Magic of Jewels and Charms

by Kunz, George Frederick

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Used - Good
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1st Edition
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Hardcover
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J.B.Lippincott, 1915 Hardcover, small 4to, 422pp, 90 illustrations of which 8 are color, the rest doubletone and line, index. Decorated blue cloth covers, gilt and light blue, top edge gilt. Corners bumped, some loss of detail of letters at spine, front inner hinge cracked but attached, one endpaper and half title page missing, foxing to borders of color frontis. All plates present, (Franklin 6579, Sinkankas 3699) A Good+ copy.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good.
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With Beirut, After Beirut, With Beirut

by Moshe Kupferman

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1st Edition
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Paperback
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1982 Softcovers, 9 x 13 oblong, no place, no publisher name, 1982-1983. Entire text is in Hebrew language. In translation, the title is: With Beirut, after Beirut, with Beirut. This is a journal of drawings by Kupferman, with 32 reproductions,one per page, including covers. Near Fine copy. 1st Edition.
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Hope Diamond: The Legendary History of a Cursed Gem
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Hope Diamond: The Legendary History of a Cursed Gem

by Richard Kurin

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1st Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780060873516
ISBN 10
0060873515
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Smithsonian Books, 2006 Hardcover, dust jacket, black/white photos, appendix, end notes and references, index, 388pages.But for a remainder mark to lower page ends, a fine copy in like dust jacket.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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