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Ten Contemporaries. Notes Toward Their Definitive Bibliography

by Gawsworth, John

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London: Ernest Benn Ltd., 1932 HC, DJ, 5 x 7 1/4, 224pp, index. Foreward by Viscount Esher. Original essays by Lascelles Abercrombie, Herbert E. Plmer, George Egerton, Sir Ronald Ross, Stephen Hudson, Edith Sitwell, Wilfrid Gibson, Robert Nichols, Rhys Davies, M.P.Shiel. Each essay precedes the bibliographical section of the writer. Fine book in dustjacket with trn crnrs, and a 1" chunk from head of spine, else bright and crisp.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fair.
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A Text-Book of Mineralogy with an Extended Treatise on Crystallography and Physical Mineralogy

by Dana, Edward Salisbury

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John Wiley & Sons, 1905 Hardcover, vii,593pp, illustrated, 1 coloured plate, nearly 1000 b/w figures, appendix, general index, index to species.Originally issued 1877, this volume is a New edition entirely rewritten and enlarged. Internally,tight and clean, but for the last page which has 1 third of final index page x-z gone.Covers are a disaster, stained, head of spine gone, tear to middle of spine, corners worn,edge worn.. Hardcover. Fair.
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The The Architectural History of Mission San Carlos Borromeo

by Smith, Frances Rand

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California Historical Survey Commission, Berkeley, 1921 Hardcover, gilt stamped blue cloth, quarto, 81 pages, frontis, 45 plates including photos, plans, drawings, one fold-out, bibliography, index. Preface by editor Owen C. Coy. The first of a projected series on architectural history of the Spanish Missions of California. The historical narrative is followed by a section on architectural features.This was the second of the California missions, founded in 1770. Fine copy. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine.
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This Blessed Life

by Gore, Da'Vella; Keown, Wallace (sketches)

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Paperback
ISBN 13
9780473056025
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047305602X
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Caxton Press, distributed by D.Gibb, New Zealand, 1998 Soft Cover, small 4to, 124pp, illustrations by Wallace Keown, numerous photographs black and white, and color. Da'Vella is a New Zealand artist who wrote this book after a devastating accident, her recovery, and her firm belief that one must never give up. She exhibits her art and teaches throughout New Zealand, speaks at public events, and is a marriage celebrant. Fine copy.. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Soft cover. Fine.
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Tic-Polonga

by Anderton, Russ

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London: Museum Press, Ltd, 1954, 1954 London: Museum Press Ltd, 1954 (Sinkankas 144). The personal adventures of a gem hunter in the Far East and South America. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, DJ, 224pp. Author's tale of his adventures as a gem hunter in India and Ceylon, and his experiences managing the legendary Chivor emerald mine in Colombia, South America. Exciting story, wll told and true. Fine book internally, dust jacket has a chunk misssing from head of spine, and upper right corner, and is rubbed at seams.. Hardcover. Fine/Poor.
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Ticket to Ride

by Potter, Dennis

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ISBN 13
9780571129843
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0571129846
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Faber and Faber Boston & London, 1987 Hardcover, DJ, 7 1/2 x 8 1/2, 202pages. First U.S.edition. Author's second novel, first to be published in the U.S., unforgettable psychological thriller. Fine book in DJ with a 3/4" straight tear, else bright, clean, price unclipped, Near Fine. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Tiffany's 150 Years

by Loring, John

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780385242523
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0385242522
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Co.Inc, 1987 HC, red cl, DJ, 9 1/4 x 12, illust eps, 191pp, b/w illust & color illust nearly every page. First Edition. Eloquent tribute to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Tiffany, with a Foreward by Author and Design Director John Loring and an extensive introduction by Louis Auchincloss that expresses the ".exuberance of American society, newly rich and on the rise.". The most beautiful objects are illustrated,a huge variety including silver christening sets, trophys, the Johnson's presidential White House china service, silver picture frames, Houdini's watch with handcuff chain, as well as the lovely seed pearl parure purchased by President Lincoln for his wife, Mary Todd Lincoln, and the Schlumberger Iguana clip purchased by Richard Burton for his wife, Elizabeth Taylor, and award winning designs by Edward C. Moore, Louis Comfort Tiffany, Van Day Truex, Jean Schlumberger, Elsa Peretti and Paloma Picasso. Courtesy of Tiffany & Co.is… Read more
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Tough Wood. A Year's Diary

by Ernst, Morris

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Atheneum, 1960 Hardcover, dust jacket, 370pp. Edited by Dorothy Parker and wife Maggie (Margaret Ernst). Inscribed to Belle Roosevelt with 4 lines of text. Morris Ernst, partner in the law firm of Greenbaum, Wolff & Ernst, was noted for his devotion to individual freedom and advocate in Civil Liberties Union causes.His personal journal captures one year of international and national travel, interacting with some of the great names of our time, a lifetime involvement with the domestic and international affairs of our country. A Very Good copy in very good price clipped dust jacket,with spine head and foot chipped.. Inscribed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Trajes Regionales Mexicanos de la coleccion de Luis Marquez. Portfolio No. 2. Regional costumes of Mexico

by Manuel Quesada Brandi, editor

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Mauricio de la Serna y Luis Hurtado, Cuernavaca, Mor. Sociedad Anonima Hardcover, illustrated paper covered boards, portfolio (Portfolio No.2) consisting of 12 laid in, color reproductions, 11 1/2"x8 1/4, on glossy photo paper of regional Mexican folk costumes, each named and with descriptions of their origin and design in 5 languages, English, French, Spanish, German, Italian. Each plate represents the regional costume of a state of Mexico. Every one is beautiful and suitable for framing. The portfolio cover shows the costume of the state of Puebla which is considered as the national costume. Front cover has minor light foxing and faded spine, and shows the bookplate from the library of Robert F. Jani. All of the 12 color plates are immaculate and lovely.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Travel in England. From Pilgrim and Pack-Horse to Car and Plane

by Thomas Burke

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Batsford, 1949 Hardcover, 8vo, 154pp, index, illustrated with 2 color glossies, 92 b/w glossies, additional b/w illustrations, reproduced from old prints, engravings, drawings. Covers early 14thcenturypilgrimages,Stuart, Georgian, Victorian, railways,cars. This work was originally published in 1942, reprinted 1945-46,and 1949, testifying to its popularity and interest.A bit of wear to head of spine, fade to back cover. Very Good copy.. Hardcover. Very Good.
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Treasures in the Smithsonian: Gem Collection
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Treasures in the Smithsonian: Gem Collection

by Paul E. Desautels

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780874743609
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0874743605
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U.S.A.: Smithsonian Books, 1979 Hardcover, dust jacket, color frontis, 44 color photos, 8 b/w portraits, b/w drawings, 77pp. (Sinkankas 1660). Covers the beginnings of The National Gem Collection, its history, donations, endowments, curators and their portraits, followed by a study of gems, their physical and chemical characteristics and their shapes. Following chapters are on gem substitutes, gemlore, and a descriptive section on the principal gem species, and another on jewelry. Last but not least is the chapter on Gems in the Collection, listing a sampling of significant gems currently in the collection, listed by species for size, weight in carats, color, popular name, place of origin, catalog number, and name of donor. Outstanding color illustrations. But for former owner bookplate fep, a fine book in good dust jacket worn and chipped at edges.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Good.
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The Treasures of Tutankhamun

by Edwards, I.E.S.

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Viking Press: New York, 1973 Hardcover, dust jacket, 47pp text,numerous color photos of the exhibits, 50 pp of catalogue with b/w photos, bibliographical refs. The 50th anniversary of the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun was commemorated by the British Muyseum's largest exhibition outside of Egypt of Tutankhamun treasures. This book is an exact reprint of the catalogue published for that exhibition. Presents the history, kinship and relationships of Tutankhamun and other royalty, and their customs and rituals. A section of colourplates of the exhibits is followed by the illustrated catalogue which details the objects. Fine/Fine. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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Trigwater Did It

by Rovetch, Lissa

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ISBN 13
9780688080570
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068808057X
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Morrow Junior Books, 1989 HC, DJ, 8 1/2 x 10,unpaginated, color illustrations by author, illustrated endpapers. Inscribed and signed by author with brief original sketch by the author. Illustrations are charming in the tale of Trigwater, who can only be seen by special people, and gets Arnie into all sorts of trouble. Author's first children's book is a delight. F/F. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.
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Turquois: Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences: A Study of its History, Mierology, Geology, Ethnology, Archeology, Folklore & Technology.

by Joseph E. Pogue

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Hardcover
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9780873800567
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0873800567
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Rio Grande Press, Glorietta, New Mexico, 1974 Hardcover,4to,49 + 162pp, illustrated 22 b/w plates + 16 additional color plates added to the original 2 color plates, extensive bibliography 6th printing,Reprint of the original 1915 unparalleld work, unequaled in scope and completeness. Everything you want to know about turquois. Fine copy.
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