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Die anderen Nürnberger. Technisches Spielzeug aus der "Guten alten Zeit" Band 5 by Baecker, Carlernst and Dieter Haas

Frankfurt A.M., Germany: Hobby Haas , 1976. This is a very good hardcover copy with just light wear. Bound in the original publisher's purple boards printed in black and white. Completely clean outside. Very clean inside, page edges darkening a little...

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$250.00


Girl Scouts Loan Exhibition of Colonial and Early Federal Furniture, Portraits and Glass 1929 by American Art Galleries

New York: American Art Galleries, 1929. This is a very good copy of the original catalog for the 1929 Girl Scouts Loan Exhibition, which has been bound in dark gray cloth, with red and gilt title label on the spine. The original green and gilt printed cat...

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$750.00


Die anderen Nürnberger. Technisches Spielzeug aus der "Guten alten Zeit" Band 3 by Baecker, Carlernst and Dieter Haas

Frankfurt A.M., Germany: Hobby Haas , 1974. This is a very good hardcover copy with just light wear. Bound in the original publisher's blue boards printed in black and white. Completely clean outside. Very clean inside, page edges darkening a little. ...

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$250.00


Die anderen Nürnberger. Technisches Spielzeug aus der "Guten alten Zeit" Band 2 by Baecker, Carlernst and Dieter Haas

Frankfurt A.M., Germany: Hobby Haas, 1973. This is a very good hardcover copy with just light wear. Bound in the original publisher's orange boards printed in black and white. Completely clean outside. Very clean inside, page edges darkening a little....

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$250.00


Modern Furniture By Heywood-Wakefield Trade Catalogue ca. 1930's by Heywood-Wakefield Company

Wakefield,MA: Heywood-Wakefield This is a very good softcover copy with light wear to the blue, black and silver covers. The lower front corner of the cover is chipped. Very clean inside and out. This is an original Heywood-Wakefield Trade Catalogue, not...

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$250.00


Ben Nicholson:Drawings, Paintings and Reliefs 1911-1968 by Russell,John

New York: Harry Abrams/Thames and Hudson, 1969. This is a very good hardcover copy in a very good dust jacket. A little clear tape to tips of jacket. Completely clean inside and out. Profusely illustrated with 220 black & white and 78 color plates tip...

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$295.00


The Architecture of John Staub by Barnstone, Howard

Austin: University of Texas Press, 1979. This is a very good hardcover copy in a very good dust jacket. The book has been signed by both John Staub and Howard Barnstone, (in the year of publication), and inscribed to the partner of one of the people who c...

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$250.00


American Circus Posters 1984 by Phillips Auctioneers

New York: Phillips Auctioneers, 1984. This is a very good softcover copy with light wear. Completely clean inside and out. Spine not creased, binding firm. This is the sale catalog for an auction of American circus posters held at Phillips in New York on ...

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$75.00


The Ducal Palace of Urbino by Rotondi, Pasquale

London: Alec Tiranti, 1969. This is a very good hardcover copy in a very good dust jacket. Completely clean inside and very clean outside, a little light soil to rear panel of jacket. Still the major work on the Ducal palace of Urbino with an exhaustive e...

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$95.00


A Bibliography of Canadiana. 6 volumes complete. by Staton, Frances M. (editors) (With Gertrude M. Boyle, Marjorie Colbeck & Marie Tremaine.)

Toronto, Canada: Toronto Public Library, 1965. This is a fine hardcover 6 volume set (complete), with almost no wear. Uniformly bound in maroon cloth with green title labels on the spines, titles in gilt. Frances M. Staton and Marie Tremaine (eds) Volume ...

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$850.00


Masterpieces of Japanese Puppetry. Sculptured Heads of the Bunraku Theater by Seijiro, Saito

Rutland, Vermont/Tokyo: Charles E. Tuttle, 1958. This is a very good hardcover copy in a very good dust jacket with only light traces of wear. The jacket is virtually complete, a small chip out of the top of the spine. Otherwise very good. Completely clea...

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$145.00


Ecritures Ancienne Volume 1 of the Oeuvres De Jean Midolle by Midolle, Jean

Strasbourg : D'Emil Simon Fils , 1834. This is a very good hardcover copy in the original binding of brown marbled paper boards with an all-over green design. There is a large printed paper label with the title inset in an elaborately lithographed Got...

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$750.00


Textiles in America 1650-1870 by Montgomery, Florence M

New York: W.W.Norton & Company, Inc./Winterthur , 1984. This is a fine hardcover copy in a fine dust jacket of the first edition of this standard work. Completely clean inside and out. Stated first edition of Montgomery's exhaustive dictionary of ...

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$95.00


A Book of American Trade Marks & Devices by Sinel, Joseph

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1924. This is a near fine hardcover copy in a near fine dust jacket with virtually no wear. Completely clean inside and out. This copy has been signed by Joseph Sinel and briefly inscribed to a colleague, under the limited editi...

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$500.00


Modern French Shop Fronts and Interiors by Herbst, Rene

London: John Tiranti & Company, 1927. This is a very good hardcover reference copy with some wear around the edges. Very clean inside and out, but a name in calligraphy on the front cover, and 2 plates provided in very close facsimile. Introductions b...

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$250.00


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