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The Peggy Nisbet Story

By Nisbet, Peggy

Cumberland, MD: Hobby House. Fine/Fine. 1988. 1st. hardcover. 4to . 160pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Nice copy. .


Staffordshire Pottery

By Wedgwood, Josiah and Ormsbee, Thomas H.

NY: McBride. VG+/VG- (see notes). 1947. 1st. hardcover. 4to . 174pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. P O name and address, 5 lines of neatly written notes rear end paper. 1" tear, some soiling DJ. .


Oriental Rugs Volume 2: Persian
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Oriental Rugs Volume 2: Persian

By Aschenbrenner, Erich

Suffolk, UK: Antique Collectors' Club. VG+/VG+. 1993. 3rd ptg. hardcover. small 4to . 264pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Regardless of what amazon may call it (they change titles!) this is Volume 2 in the series, on Persian carpets. .


Oriental Rugs Volume 3: The Carpets of Afghanistan

By Parsons, R. D.

Suffolk, UK: Oriental Textile Press. VG+/VG (see notes). 1983. 1st. hardcover. small 4to . 149pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. No printing listed, presume 1st. Slight cant to spine. 1/2" tear to price-clipped DJ. Regardless of what amazon may call this (they change titles!) this is volume 3 in the series, The Carpets of Afghanistan. .


Oriental Rugs Volume 1: Caucasian

By Bennett, Ian

Suffolk UK: Antique Collectors' Club. VG+/VG (see notes). 1993. 2nd ptg. hardcover. small 4to . 376pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. 1" well-closed tear top front. Receipt glued rear of FEP has caused some rippling. (89.50 then) Regardless of what amazon may call it, this is volume 1 in the series, on Caucasian rugs. .


Furniture in the Ancient World

By Baker, Hollis S.

NY: Macmillan. VG/VG- (see notes). 1966. 1st US. hardcover. 4to . 351pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Some whitish mottling to cloth. Book solid, no odor. 1" folded over tear top front of DJ. .


Traditional Textiles of Central Asia

By Harvey, Janet

NY: Thames and Hudson. VG/VG- (see notes). 1996. 1st US. hardcover. 4to . 160pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Spine cocked, o/w book nice. Top, bottom edges of DJ curling (now in mylar), couple 1/4" tears. .


The Oriental Carpet: A History and Guide to Traditional Motifs, Patterns, and Symbols

By Ford, P.R.J.

NY: Abrams. Near Fine/VG+. 1981. hardcover. hardcover. 4to . 352pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. P O name. Light wear to DJ. Likely 1st printing, but with Abrams of this era, you can't tell .


Directory of the Historic Cabinet Woods

By Hinckley, F. Lewis

NY: Bonanza. VG+/VG- (see notes). 1960. 'a' reprint. hardcover. 4to . 186pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. 1/2" chip bottom spine, tad of edgewear to DJ. .


The History of Valentines

By Janse, William M.

Chatham, MA: The Author. VG- wraps. 1950. paperback. paperback. 8vo . 32pp .


Match Covers: A Gidebook for Collectors

By Rancier, Esther

Watkins Glen, NY: Century House. Near Fine wraps. 1976. trade pbk. paperback. 8vo . unpp .


The Book of Pearls

By Dickinson, Joan Younger

NY: Bonanza Books. VG no dj. 1968. 'a' reprint. hardcover. 8vo . 248pp .


Children's Toys throughout the Ages

By Daiken, Leslie

London: Batsford. VG/Good+. 1953. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 208pp . Bookplate, slight cock to spine. Several tears to 1/2", edgewear to clipped DJ. In mylar. .


Dutch Tiles

By de Jonge, C. H.

NY: Praeger. VG+/VG- (see notes). 1971. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 337pp . From an architect's private library, with Dewey call letters taped to bottom spine of lightly worn DJ, no other lib marks. .


The Tools that Built America

By Bealer, Alex W.

Barre, MA: Barre. VG/VG+ (see notes). 1976. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 212pp . Bit of mottling to cloth, "S' in red marker top edge. Price-clipped DJ. .


A Victorian Chair for All Seasons: A Facsimile of The Brooklyn Chair Company Catalogue of 1887

By Brooklyn Chair Company

Watkins Glen, NY: American Life Foundation. VG wraps (see notes). 1978. trade pbk. paperback. hiriz 4to . 137pp . Spine title unreadable, else very nice. .


The Furniture of George Hunzinger: Invention and Innovation in Nineteenth-Century America

By Harwood, Barry R.

Brooklyn, NY: Brooklyn Museum of Art. VG- wraps (Light wear to wraps, see also notes). 1997. trade pbk. paperback. 4to . 168pp . NO INTERNATIONAL. From a private architecture collection, with Dewey #s on a label taped near bottom spine, no lib marks o/w. Scarce. Catalogue of the 1997-98 exhibition. .


The Savannah River Valley to 1865: Fine Arts, Architecture, and Decorative Arts

By Callahan, Ashley (ed.)

Athens, GA: Georgia Museum of Art. Good only (see notes). 2002. paperback. paperback. 4to . 139pp . Book is OK as a READING COPY, but has a 1 1/2" triangular scuff out of the wrapper top front, into title. The record of the symposium. Only 750 copies done. Previous bookseller had $50 on this ! .


English Looking-Glasses

By Wills, Geoffrey

South Brunswick NJ: Barnes. VG+/VG+. 1965. 1st US. hardcover. 4to . 160pp .


English Barometers 1680-1860

By Goodison, Nicholas

NY: Potter. VG+/VG- (see notes). 1968. 1st. hardcover. 4to . 353pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY. Scotch tape to head and heel of spine, 1/4" tears and a bit of edgewear to DJ. .


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