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image of FINE EUROPEAN AND ORIENTAL CARPETS: The Properties of a Family Collection, The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. George W. Scott,, Jr.,The Estate of Beatrice Lagrave Maltby, The Estate of John F. Uihlein and from various sources. Wednesday. April 20, 1994.

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New York: Christie's, 1994., 1994.. Fine. - Quarto [10-3/8 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wraps. Unpaginated. 130 & [6] pages with a bid form bound in. Profuse illustrations in color and black & white, many of them full-page. Near fine. Catalogue for an auction held by Christie's in New York on April 20,… Read more
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image of OAK-LEAF JARS: A Fifteenth Century Italian Ware Showing Moresco Influence.

OAK-LEAF JARS: A Fifteenth Century Italian Ware Showing Moresco Influence.

by Wallis, Henry.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1903.
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$50.00

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London: Bernard Quaritch, 1903., 1903.. Very good. LIMITED EDITION - Small quarto [8-5/8 inches high by 7 inches wide], cream cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The top edge is gilt. The spine & extremities are darkened. The covers are lightly bumped & soiled. xli & 92 deckle-edged pages, including 62 full-page illustrations in tan & white… Read more
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JIURUTANG COLLECTION.

by Jiurutang Collection, editor.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
2003.
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$65.00

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[Hong Kong]: Jiurutang Collection, 2003., 2003.. Fine. - Quarto [12 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], cream buckram titled in gilt in a pictorial dust wrapper. 362 pages. Profuse color illustrations of the ceramics in the collection. Fine, in the original shipping carton. First edition.The text is in Chinese with English translations by Brenda Li.
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image of FORMS, TEXTURES, IMAGES: Traditional Japanese Craftsmanship in Everyday Life. A photo essay by Takeji Iwamiya / edited, with an introduction, by Mitsukuni Yoshida / with an appreciation by Richard L. Gage.

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New York/Tokyo: Weatherhill / Kyoto: Tankosha, (1982)., (1982).. Very good. - Quarto [14-1/2 inches high by 10-1 /2 inches wide], red buckram titled in gilt on the spine with a device stamped in gilt on the spine, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed with a tiny stain to the front panel. 303 & [1]… Read more
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image of SANDERSON WILLIAM MORRIS EXHIBITION. Catalogue [not illustrated].

SANDERSON WILLIAM MORRIS EXHIBITION. Catalogue [not illustrated].

by (Morris, William). Sanderson.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1971.
Condition
Good
Item Price
$75.00

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London: Sanderson, 1971., 1971.. Good. - Small folio, softcover. The contents are laid into a purple stiff paper case approximately 11-1/2 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide. The case is rubbed with creasing at the corners. The catalogue consists of 8 mechanically reproduced pages, printed on one side only & stapled together at top left. Two copies of… Read more
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image of FINE ORIENTAL RUGS AND CARPETS: The Properties of The Estate of Isabella  Da Costa Sage....[et al]. Saruday, Februry 6, 1993,

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New York: Christie's, 1993., 1993.. Fine. - Quarto [10-1/2 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in color pictorial wraps. 83 pages & [1] leaf; Profuse color illustrations. Near fine. Catalog for a Christie's public auction sale held in New York City on February 6, 1993. 134 items are listed with estimated prices.
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image of A HISTORY OF DYED TEXTILES: Dyes, Fibres, Painted, Bark, Batik, Starch-Resist, Discharge, Tie-Dye, Further Sources for Research.

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Cambridge, MA: The M.I.T. Press, (1969)., (1969).. Good. - Octavo, blue cloth in a pictorial dust wrapper. The dust jacket is partially foxed, soiled & darkened with a tear to its front wrap & a chip to the bottom corner of the wrap. 112 pages. Illustrated in black & white and color. There is some light foxing to… Read more
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FIVE CENTURIES OF CRAFTSMANSHIP. (Cover title).

by The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths of the City of London.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1951).
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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London: The Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths, (1951)., (1951).. Good. - Small quarto [9-3/4 inches high by 7-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in cream self-wrappers with a decorative panel in red on the front cover sheet. The cover is darkened around the edges & there are stains & some light soiling to both cover sheets. Front cover sheet/title page… Read more
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image of CLASSICAL CHINESE FURNITURE III: Woods of China. Autumn 1998.

CLASSICAL CHINESE FURNITURE III: Woods of China. Autumn 1998.

by Flacks, MD.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1998.
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$75.00

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(New York): MD Flacks Ltd, 1998., 1998.. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 12 inches high by 9 inches wide] softcover bound in folding pictorial wrappers. The binding is lightly rubbed with a few small creases. [38] pages. Illustrations in color, including illustrations & descriptions of wood samples on the inside wraps. Near fine. <p>A beautifully illustrated exhibition catalog.… Read more
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image of GLIMPSES OF NEPAL WOODWORK. The Journal of the Indian Society of Oriental Art. New Series. Volume III.

GLIMPSES OF NEPAL WOODWORK. The Journal of the Indian Society of Oriental Art. New Series. Volume III.

by Deo, Shantaram Bhalchandra.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1968-69).
Condition
Good
Item Price
$50.00

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(Calcutta): Indian Society of Oriental Art, (1968-69)., (1968-69).. Good. - Quarto [11-3/8 inches high by 9 inches wide], tan cloth with the society's logo in red on the front cover, in a dust wrapper with a black-and-white illustration mounted on its front panel. The extremities of the dust jacket are darkened & chipped with small pieces out. The… Read more
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POTTERY: Modern Wares 1920-1960.

by Pina, Leslie.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1994).
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780887406928
Item Price
$25.00

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Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd., (1994).. (1994).. Very good. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], black cloth in a pictorial dust wrapper. The binding is bumped and the dust wrapper is lightly rubbed with a crease & small tear to the top corner of its front panel. 240 pages. Profuse color illustrations. Very good. <p>This title in… Read more
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INTERNATIONAL MODERN GLASS.

by Beard, Geoffrey.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1976).
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780684159348
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1976).. (1976).. Very good. - Quarto [11-7/8 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide] dark teal cloth in a dust wrapper. The corners of the covers and the head & tail of the spine are slightly rubbed. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed & chipped with a short tear to the bottom edge of its front… Read more
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THE COLLECTORS ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WELLER POTTERY.

by Huxford, Sharon and Bob.

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1979).
Condition
Very good
ISBN
9780891451143
Item Price
$25.00

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Paducah, KY: Collectors Books, (1979).. (1979).. Very good. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], pictorial boards. The corners of the covers are slightly rubbed. There is a light blue vertical streak to the rear cover with a light glue mark to its top left corner. 375 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Very… Read more
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(Trenton, NJ): Cybis, 1974.. 1974.. Very good. - Small quarto [approximately 8-3/4 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed tan wrappers. The binding is lightly soiled with a small stain to the front wrap. 16 pages. Photographic illustrations in brown & white. Very good. <p>In addition to listings of porcelain statuettes, one page of the brochure is… Read more
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WILLIAM MORRIS: Wallpapers and Chintzes

by Clark, Fiona

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1973).
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press / London: Academy Editions, (1973).. (1973).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11-3/4 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], light blue cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly bumped with the top & bottom edges of the covers slightly faded. There is some very light staining & soiling to the rear panel of the… Read more
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THE GREAT BOOK OF JEWELS

by Heiniger, Ernst A. and Jean

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1974).
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780821206270
Item Price
$17.50

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Boston, MA: New York Graphic Society, (1974).. (1974).. Good. - Quarto [13-3/4 inches high by 11-1/4 inches wide], red cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The covers are very slightly bumped & there is a small dent to the front cover. The dust jacket is rubbed with the head of… Read more
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TABLES. (Cover title)

by (Azzali, Fabio; et al). Gualteri, Franca Santi; editor

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1985).
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$20.00

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(Milan: Editrice Arbitare Segesta), (1985).. (1985).. Very good. - 12mo [approximately 4-1/4 inches square], softcover bound in pictorial color wrappers. The binding is lightly bumped with the head of the spine lightly chipped. 94 & [2] pages. Full-page color photographic illustrations, & black-and-white diagrams by Fabio Azzali, Marco Gambarelli, Mauro Toniato and Augusto Vignali. Very good. <p>Reprint of a 1976… Read more
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ANNA DICKINSON / JUDY TRIM

by Dickinson, Anna; Trim, Judy

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1990).
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$20.00

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London: Roy Miles, (1990).. (1990).. Very good. - Small quarto [9-3/4 inches high by 8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is slightly rubbed & bumped. 12 pages, including 6 full-page illustrations. Near fine. <p>Catalog for a joint exhibition of works by British artists Anna Dickinson and Judy Trim shown at Roy Miles, London from 5-19 June,… Read more
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TOWARD THE MODERN STYLE: ROOKWOOD POTTERY / THE LATER YEARS: 1915-1950

by Trapp, Kenneth R

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
1983.
Condition
Very good
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: The Jordan-Volpe Gallery, 1983.. 1983.. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 12 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. There are a few light creases to the binding with some light foxing to the top & front edges of the front wrap. 70 & [1 ] pages plus colophon. 7 full-page color illustrations with black-and-white… Read more
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KOSODE: 16th-19th Century Textiles from the Nomura Collection

by Stinchecum, Amanda Mayer

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Blue Mountain Books & Manuscripts, Ltd.
Published
(1984).
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780870114298
Item Price
$25.00

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(New York): Japan Society and Kodansha International, (1984).. (1984).. Fine. - Quarto [11-3/4 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], black cloth titled in gilt on the spine with a gilt design on the front cover, in a dust wrapper. The book is housed in a plain cardboard slipcase with a decoraive gilt & black label mounted around the spine &… Read more
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