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image of The Birch Bark Roll of Woodcraft. The Twenty-Ninth Edition of the Manual for Boys and Girls from 4 to 94. Activities Section

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New York: A.S. Barnes 1931. (stiff paper covers) 268pp. Near fine. Illustrations, bibliography, index. (Recreation, Activity Book, Juvenile, Outdoor Life).
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An Encyclopedia of Small Antiques

by Mackay, James

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9780706350159
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£21.60

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London: Book Club Associates [0-7063-5015-4] 1975. (4to) 320pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs and illustrations, bibliography. A previous owner's name on the front free endpaper. "Many people who have the means to pursue an acquisitive hobby have only a limited space in which to… Read more
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Railway Antiques

by Mackay, James

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9780706355260
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London: Ward Lock Limited [0-7063-5526-1] 1978. (4to) 136pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, frontispiece, black and white and color photographs and illustrations, index. "A collector's guide to rail relics and collectable items associated with the railways. The book includes not only the equipment and accessories produced for or by the railways… Read more
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Royal Crown Derby

by Twitchett, John

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9780214200441
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£47.12

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London: Barrie & Jenkins [0-214-20044-2] 1976, 1st edition. (4to) 224pp. Very good plus in good to very good dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs and illustrations, tables, appendices, bibliography, index. Lightly edgeworn, and the dust jacket is creased with several closed tears on the front and back. "The town of Derby has… Read more
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Taxidermy

by Pray, Leon L.

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£15.71

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New York: Macmillan Company 1966. (Hardcover) 91pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Illustrations, index. There is a previous owner's name on the front free endpaper, the rear hinge is cracked and the book lacks a rear endpaper. "Taxidermy in these modern times, with borax mothproofing as its latest and greatest step forward, can be… Read more
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London: PRC Publishing [1-85648-628-1] 2002. (Square hardcover) 144pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Color photographs, index. "Antiques at a Glance: Glass presents a fine selection of some of the most exquisite pieces of glassware to have passed through Christie's, the world-famous auction house. Part of a series, this book presents a wide range of… Read more
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Suffolk: Antique Collectors' Club [1-851490-18-3] 1986. (4to) 217pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, photographs, illustrations, bibliography. The dust jacket is price-clipped. "This price guide breaks new ground in describing the good value of much furniture that is available to anyone who is prepared to throw away the blinders of prejudice… Read more
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French Provincial Decorative Art

by Oglesby, Catharine

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New York: Bonanza Books 0-517-6925 [0-517-6925] 1951. (4to) 214pp. Very good in good to very good dust jacket. Photograph on the title page, black and white and color photographs, illustrations, table, chronology, vignettes, bibliography. The dust jacket is rubbed and edgeworn. "This complete, authoritative volume is the first book available in English in many… Read more
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The History of Glass

by Klein, Dan (editors) (With Ward Lloyd.)

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9780748102464
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£35.34

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London: Black Cat [0-7481-0246-9] 1992. (4to) 288pp. Fine in fine dust jacket. Color frontispiece, black and white and color photographs and illustrations, glossary, bibliography, index. "This profusely illustrated guide to glass is as much for the amateur enthusiast as the serious collector. Written by a team of experts, each of them a specialist in… Read more
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The Collectors Encyclopedia of McCoy Pottery

by Huxford, Sharon (With Bob Huxford.)

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ISBN
9780891450689
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Paducah: Collector Books [0-89145-068-8] 1995. (4to) 239pp. Near fine, no dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs, bibliography, index. The covers are lightly rubbed. "The J.W. McCoy Pottery Company was foundd on September 5, 1899. Although the pottery was located in roseville, Ohio, the incorporation papers were issued by the state of West… Read more
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image of Louis C. Tiffany's Glass-Bronzes-Lamps; A Complete Collector's Guide

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New York: Crown Publishers 0-517-505568 [0-517-505568] 1978, later printing. (4to) 208pp. Very good in very good plus dust jacket. Color photographic frontispiece, photographs, illustrations, appendices, index. The dust jacket is price-clipped and lightly faded along the spine, the front free endpaper has a previous owner's book plate and blind stamp and there is some underlining… Read more
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New York: Thomas Nelson Inc. [0-8407-4316-5] 1971, 2nd printing. (4to) 301pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs and illustrations, glossary, index. The spine is a bit discolored, the top edge is speckled and the dust jacket is price-clipped. "This new edition of a book widely recognized as… Read more
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image of Furniture Treasury (Mostly of American Origin); Being a Record of Designers, Details of Designs and Structure, with Lists of Clock Makers in America, and a Glossary of Furniture Terms, Richly Illustrated

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New York: MacMillan Publishing Co. 0-02-59104 [0-02-59104] 1975. (4to) 548pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Top edge stained dark red, illustrations, plans, glossary, tables, index, appendix. The dust jacket is price-clipped. "Volume III will be welcomed by everyone who owns the first two volumes, with their 5,000 splendid photographs, of… Read more
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Regency Furniture; 1800 to 1830

by Musgrave, Clifford

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ISBN
9780571046942
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£33.38

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London: Faber and Faber [0-571-04694-0] 1970, 2nd Revised Edition. (Small 4to) 157, plates. Near fine in very good plus dust jacket. Top edge stained yellow, color frontispiece, illustrations, color plates, notes, bibliography, index, black and white photographic plates. The dust jacket is price-clipped. "Interest in Regency furniture has been increasing steadily for many years,… Read more
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image of In Search of the Better 'ole; The Life the Works and the Collectables of Bruce Bairnsfather

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Portsmouth: Milestone Publications [0-903852-65-9] 1985. (4to) 255pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers, photographs, illustrations, appendices. "Bruce Bairnsfather created the best known cartoon character of the First World War - 'Old Bill', and he drew what many consider to be the most enduring cartoon of all time - the 'Better 'Ole'. To… Read more
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Edison: Chartwell Books [0-7858-0152-9] 1994. (Square 4to) 64pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Patterned endpapers, color photographs, bibliography, index. "If you want to collect cameras, but don't know where to begin, then CLASSIC CAMERAS is the first purchase you should make. This first-time collector's guide will point you in the… Read more
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£19.64
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Tiffany's 150 Years

by Loring, John

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9780385242523
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Garden City: Doubleday & Company [0-385-24252-2] 1987. (4to) 191pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Color illustrated endpapers, black and white and color photographs and illustrations, credits. "In the lush tradition of Tiffany Taste and the New Tiffany Table Settings, this extraordinary work reveals a splendid array of Tiffany treasures that… Read more
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image of Silver; A Practical Guide to Collecting Silverware and Identifying Hallmarks

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Secaucas: Chartwell Books [1-55521-710-9] 1991. (4to) 128pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs, tables, index. "The beauty of silver extends beyond mere aesthetics; as well as reflecting the finest aspects of decorative art, it virtually lasts forever and has proven to be an enduring investment for many". Book… Read more
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Mennonite Furniture; A Migrant Tradition (1766-1910)

by Janzen, Reinhild Kauenhoven (With John M. Janzen.)

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9781561480470
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£31.42

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Intercourse: Good Books [1-56148-047-9] 1991. (4to) 231pp. Very good plus in very good dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs, plans, illustrations, appendices, bibliography, notes, index. Lightly edgeworn. "The striking pieces of furniture which have come to be identified as Mennonite furniture on the North American Plains point to a much earlier time… Read more
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Grove Park Inn Arts & Crafts Furniture

by Johnson, Bruce E. (Illustrations by Kevin Pierce.)

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9781558708495
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Georgetown: Bruce Johnson 978-1-55870-849-5 [978-1-55870-849-5] 2009. (4to) 175pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Black and white and color photographs, drawings, glossary, bibliography, index. "In Grove Park Inn Arts & Crafts Furniture, read about the history of this unique resort, through good times and bad. Take a visual tour through the hotel and its… Read more
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