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THE COLLECTOR'S DICTIONARY OF CLOCKS.

by Lloyd, H. Alan.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1964).
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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South Brunswick, NJ: A. S. Barnes and Co., (1964)., (1964).. Good. - Quarto, white buckram backed black cloth titled in gilt, in dw. The covers are very lightly rubbed with the extremities very slightly faded; the dw is rubbed, chipped & slightly darkened with tears to the top & bottom edges & light staining to the front… Read more
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AMERICAN ADVERTISING 1800-1900.

by Johnson, Myron.

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Condition
Very good
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$10.00

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[No place, nor date listed, though late 20th century]. . Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed cream wrappers illustrated with a vignette on the front cover. The top edge of the wrapper is darkened. 18 leaves, including the endpapers. Very good.
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BUTTONHOOKS TO TRADE -- TO TREASURE. (Cover title).

by Betensley, Bertha L.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1971).
Condition
Good
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$15.00

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(Westville, IN: Published by the author), (1971)., (1971).. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed wrappers. The binding is lightly soiled with the spine, the edges of the wraps & the upper section of the front wrap darkened. 35 mechanically reproduced pages. Profuse full-page black-and-white illustrations & textual drawings. Good. <p>Second printing.<p>An illustrated guide for collectors of buttonhooks,… Read more
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image of PENNY POSTAGE CENTENARY: An Account of Rowland Hill's Great Reform of 1840 and of the Introduction of Adhesive Postage Stamps with Chapters on the Birth of the Postal Service.

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London: The Postal History Society, (1940)., (1940).. Good. - Small quarto [9-7/8 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], brown cloth. The binding is rubbed & lightly bumped with a small black stain to the top edge of each cover. There is a tear to the spine and its head & tail are lightly chipped. 144 pages. Numerous black-and-white… Read more
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$75.00
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SIGMUND FREUD AND ART: His Personal Collection of Antiquities.

by Gay, Peter; et al.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1989).
Condition
Fine
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$15.00

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(Binghamton, NY): State University of New York: London: Freud Museum, (1989)., (1989).. Fine. - Quarto [11-3/4 inches high by 9 inches wide], dark blue cloth titled in gilt. in a dust wrapper. 192 pages. 100 illustrations, including 87 in color. Near fine. <p>First edition.<p>Edited by Lynn Gamwell and Richard Wells. Introduction by Peter Gay. Published in association… Read more
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New York: American Art Association-Anderson Galleries Inc., 1938.. 1938.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wrappers. The spine & extremities are slightly faded. The front edge of the front wrap is rippled with the front edge of the rear wrap slightly rippled. [viii] & 72 pages plus colophon. Black-and-white frontispiece and full-page & textual illustrations. The contents… Read more
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$25.00
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New York: B. Altman & Co., circa [1925].. [1925].. Good. - 16mo, 6-1/2 inches high by 4-1/4 inches wide. Black cloth titled in gilt on the front cover. The covers are slightly soiled and rubbed. 52 pages, with charts depicting the marks and symbols of antique silver, Sheffield plate, china, etc. The text block is cracked and a couple of… Read more
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$35.00
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London: Christie, Manson & Woods, 1970.. 1970.. Very good. - Octavo, printed white wraps. Spine & extremities slightly darkened. 36 pp. Illustrated with 5 B&W plates. Very good. <p>181 items are catalogued. Laid in is a list of prices realized in British guineas and in dollars.
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Cambridge, MA: Published for the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Harvard University Press, 1956.. 1956.. Very good. - Quarto, deep blue-green cloth backed decorative light gray cloth, titled in gilt within a red panel on the spine, in its original color pictorial cream dust wrapper. The corners of the book are very slightly worn. The price-clipped dust jacket is slightly… Read more
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$45.00
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CARPETS AND RUGS: How they are made / How to select them / How to care for them

by Kenyon, Otis Allen

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1923.
Condition
Very good
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$10.00

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North Canton, OH: The Hoover Company, 1923.. 1923.. Very good. - Octavo, dark green cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. The binding is lightly bumped & rubbed with some very light staining to the rear cover. 168 pages with 3 folding color plates in the rear. Also with numerous black-and-white illustrations. Very good. <p>First edition.<p>The folding… Read more
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(Tucson, AZ: Herbert Peck, 1985).. 1985).. Very good. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], rust brown cloth titled in gilt on the spine in a dust wrapper. The binding is slightly bumped & the dust jacket is very lightly rubbed & chipped. v & 185 pages. 4 pages of color illustrations & profuse black-and-white vignettes. Near fine… Read more
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$75.00
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EUROPEAN PORCELAIN: A Handbook for the Collector

by Penkala, Maria

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1947).
Condition
Very good
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$20.00

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Amsterdam: R. W. Haentjens Dekker / London: A. Zwemmer, (1947).. (1947).. Very good. - Octavo, red cloth titled in gilt on the spine, in a dust wrapper. The top corner of the front cover is slightly frayed & there are some tiny gray marks to the rear cover. The dust jacket is soiled, chipped & slightly darkened with a small… Read more
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image of COMMENT DISCERNER LES STYLES  DU VIIIe AU XIXe SIECLE: Etudes Pratiques sur les Formes et les Decors Propres a en Determiner les Caracteres. Ameublement--Armes et Armures--Broderie--Ceramique--Dentelle--Emaillerie--Horlogerie--Joaillerie--Bijouterie--Peinture sur Velin--Orfevrerie--Civile et Religieuse--Verrerie--Tapisserie. Accompagnees de neuf cents reproductions documentaires / de huit cents monogrammes ou marques de faience et porcelaine / Anciens poincons d'orfevres et de fourbisseurs / Graves par J. Mauge

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Paris: Edouard Rouveyre Editeur, n.d. [1897].. n.d. [1897].. Good. - Small quarto [11-3/8 inches high by 8-3/8 inches wide], paper covered boards titled & decorated in gilt on the front cover & spine & with a device in gilt on the rear cover. The binding is bumped & rubbed with the paper worn away at the extremities. 100 … Read more
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$150.00
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AUTUMN ANTIQUES FAIR: CHELSEA 1959

by Antique Dealers (Exhibitors and Organisers) Ltd

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Published
1959.
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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St. Albans, Herts., U.K.: Antique Dealers (Exhibitors and Organisers) Ltd., 1959.. 1959.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed green wrappers with a decorative frame on the front wrap & a plan of the venue on the rear wrap. There is some light creasing to the wraps & the spine & the adjacent edges of the wraps are slightly… Read more
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ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF COLLECTING 2003: STEUBEN GLASS. (Cover title).

by (Atkins, Lloyd; Schaefer, Taf Lebel; Houston, James; et al).

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Published
2003.
Condition
Very good
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(New York): Steuben Glass, 2003., 2003.. Very good. - Octavo softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wrappers. There is a label on the rear wrap with a mailing label mounted over it. 35 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Very good. <p>To celebrate its centenary [1903-2003] Steuben announces in an introductory note that it is renewing its "Heritage Series" and that "12… Read more
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image of A SUPERB COLOR POSTCARD OF THE SCHWILGUE ASTRONOMICAL CLOCK IN THE STRASBOURG CATHEDRAL, WITH A WONDERFUL MOVEABLE WHEEL WHEREBY THE SAINTS CAN MOVE N A PROCESSION WITHIN THE TOP WINDOW OF THE CLOCK, ENTITLED "L'HORLOGE ASTRONOMIQUE DE LA CATHEDRALE."

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Strasbourg: Published by Felix Luib, circa [1910].. [1910].. Very good. - sc A 5-7/8 inch high by 3-3/4 inch wide brightly colored postcard depicting the astronomical clock in the Strasbourg Cathedral. The postcard has a moving wheel, whereby the Saints can move in a window at the top of the clock, in some way depicting the movement of the fantastic… Read more
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ART DECO AND OTHER FIGURES

by Catley, Bryan

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1987).
Condition
Very good
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$25.00

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(Woodbridge, Suffolk, U.K.): Antique Collectors' Club, (1987).. (1987).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The covers are a bit warped. The rear panel of the dust jacket is rubbed & there are price-stickers on its front flap & rear panel. 346 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white and… Read more
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PICTORIAL TREASURY OF U.S. STAMPS

by (Marzulla, Elena; editor)

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1974).
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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(Omaha, NE: Collectors Institute Ltd.), (1974).. (1974).. Good. - Quarto, blue & white cloth, in dw. The binding is lightly spotted & soiled. The dw is very lightly chipped. 223 pp. Profusely illustrated in color. Some very slight rippling to the pages, probably due to humidity. Very good. <p>Review copy with three-page press release laid in.
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New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., 1951.. 1951.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed blue wraps. The spine & extremities are faded. The wraps are lightly rubbed & bumped with a faded pencil notation on the front wrap & a crease to the bottom corner of the rear wrap. [vi] & 93 pages plus colophon. Full-page & textual illustrations in… Read more
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THE COLLECTOR'S HISTORY OF DOLLS

by King, Constance Eileen

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1978).
Condition
Very good
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$15.00

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London: Robert Hale Limited / New York: St. Martin's Press, (1978).. (1978).. Very good. - Small quarto [10 inches high by 7-3/8 inches wide], red cloth in a price- clipped dust wrapper. The dust jacket is rubbed & lightly chipped with the rear panel somewhat darkened & lightly soiled with the remnant of a sticker on its lower half. xxxii… Read more
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