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Miller's Antiques : Price Guide 2005 International, Volume XXV
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Miller's Antiques : Price Guide 2005 International, Volume XXV

By Elizabeth Norfolk, editor

U. K.: Mitchell Beazley. Very Good. 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. 1840009861 . Large hardcover, 817 pages, in very good condition. Light soiling outer edge of pages, interior of pages clean and intact, profusely illustrated in colour. Hardcover has light scuffing and light wear to corners, tiny tears upper spine. ; Miller's Antiques Price Guide; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 817 pages; Note: Due to heavy weight, over 5 lbs. Wrapped, extra postage will be required (2270-05-16) .

$19.95

Yellow-Green Vaseline! A Guide to the Magic Glass

By Jay L. Glickman

Marietta, Ohio: Antique Publications. Good with no dust jacket. 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. 091541077x . Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good interior, with good minus cover. Ex-library book with the usual ex-lib type of markings. Pages are all intact and very clean. Cover has scuffing, ink rubbing and moderate wear to edges/corners with some paper loss at a few corners. Colour & b/w illustrations. A comprehensive guide to this unique collectible glassware. (700,0514) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 111 pages .

$29.95

Depression Era Glassware - Identification & Value Guide, 4th Edition
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Depression Era Glassware - Identification & Value Guide, 4th Edition

By Carl F. Luckey

Iola, WI: Krause Publications. Very Good+. 2002. First Edition. Softcover. 087349301x . Ex-library book, but still in very good condition - sturdy laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings. Pages are clean and intact, light soiling to outer edge of pages. Colour & b/w illustrations. Cover has light wear at corners. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Whether a newcomer to Depression era glassware or an old pro, the new edition of this time-honored standard is a must-have reference for any collector. Featuring exquisitely detailed line drawings of more than 150 of the most popular glass patterns, this book takes the guesswork out of identifying Depression glassware. The new edition features a color section, thousands of listings, and updated pricing, as well as reproduction and reissue alerts that give beginners valuable information and insight so they can buy and sell with confidence. Clear, concise, and indispensable, Depression Era Glassware is the book collectors can build their collection around. • Detailed line drawings of the most popular patterns • New 8-page color section • Updated pricing for thousands of listings. (590,0514) .

$17.50

THE STORY OF BUCK KNIVES . .. a Family Business
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THE STORY OF BUCK KNIVES . .. a Family Business

By Ables, Tom

El Cajon, CA: Buck Knives, Inc.. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. B002GKR1N6 . HC/DJ - fine/VG+. Large hardcover in excellent condition, clean and unmarked. Jacket has light scuffing, light edgewear and a few small closed tears to upper edge, not clipped. "The story of Buck Knives carries the flavor of classic Americana, and this book attempts to capture the true feeling of this unique family business....For those who are true knife buffs, the story of the development and perfection of arguably the most famous knife - Buck's Model 110 Folding Hunter - is unfolded in detail. How it came about and how it truly revolutionized the knife business...." (from the front flap) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; (*Note: due to heavy weight, extra postage will be required to most locations) [1015] .

$45.00

DEPRESSION GLASS FOR COLLECTORS
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DEPRESSION GLASS FOR COLLECTORS

By Brenner, Robert

Schiffer Publishing. Very Good. 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. 0764306707 . Schiffer 1998 edition, hardcover, no jacket as issued. This is an ex-library book, but still in very good condition. Spine sticker, upper edge stamp and a couple of ex-lib stickers at rear. Pages clean and tight, profusely illustrated in colour. Cover has some scuffing, light wear at corners and a small taped tear to upper spine. Contents: History of Depression Glass Era, brief histories of major Depression glass manufacters and then the various types of glassware. Hundreds of colour photos. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 176 pages; (*Note - due to heavy weight, extra postage will be required) [984] .

$23.50

INTRODUCTION TO LALIQUE GLASS
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INTRODUCTION TO LALIQUE GLASS

By McClinton, Katharine Morrison

Wallace-Homestead Book Co. Very Good. 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. 0870692380 . Hardcover 1981 printing, 4to (11.5" tall). Ex-library book, but still in very good condition - laminated cover and usual ex-lib type markings such as spine and front sticker. Pages are clean and tight with b/w & colour illustrations. Jacket is scuffed with light wear to edges of jacket and edges of hardcover. Covers Lalique's decorative glassware field from small tablewares, writing desk accessories, toilet table fittings, to large vases, lamps and lighting fixtures. Also includes Lalique plates and current collectibles. [820]; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 112 pages .

$17.00

Warman's American Pottery & Porcelain 2nd Edition
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Warman's American Pottery & Porcelain 2nd Edition

By Bagdade, Susan & Al Bagdade

Krause Publications. Very Good. 2000. First Edition. Softcover. 0873418220 . Ex-library book, but still in very good condition. Sturdy laminated cover and usual ex-lib type markings. Pages are clean and tight, a little edgewear/scuffing to laminate on cover. Illustrated in colour & b/w. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 304 pages; The only book of its kind, Warmans American Pottery and Porcelain profiles nearly 150 potteries and their wares, categorized by art pottery, dinnerware, general, and utilitarian. Potteries are arranged alphabetically and each includes a history, dates of operation, references, museums and up-to-the-minute pricesnearly 12,000 new listings in all. More than 200 black and white photos and 260 manufacturers marks take the guesswork out of identifying pieces from American potteries. From the authors of Warmans English Continental Pottery and Porcelain, this new edition features new categories including, advertising and souvenir pieces, American Bisque Co. , Autumn Leaf, Sascha Brastoff, Camark, Kay Finch and Morton Pottery. Featured art potteries include Arequipa, Roseville, Van Briggle; dinnerware manufacturers such as Knowles, Laughlin and Metlox; and general manufacturers such as Abingdon, Frankoma, and Vernon Kilns. Nearly 12,000 price listings. [775] .

$11.95

STAMPS, THE BEGINNING COLLECTOR
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STAMPS, THE BEGINNING COLLECTOR

By Dunaier, Gary

Nyc: B. Mitchell. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 0886659604 . Ex-library book, but still in very good condition. Pages very clean and snug in binding. Laminated cover and usual ex-lib type markings. Scuffing to laminate on jacket and light edge and corner wear. All aspects of stamps covered, from the history of stamps to the characteristics that make one stamp more valuable than the next. Learn about caring for your collection, negotiating sales and how to research the history of a stamp. Colour photos. [720]; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 120 pages .

$9.95

BESWICK POTTERY (2ND EDITION)  The Charlton Standard Catalogue, Millennium  Edition
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BESWICK POTTERY (2ND EDITION) The Charlton Standard Catalogue, Millennium Edition

By Callow, Diana & John Callow

Charlton Press. Very Good-. 1999. First Edition. Softcover. 0889682194 . Millennium edition. Ex-library book, but still in quite nice condition - laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings. Pages are clean and tight other than light edge stain affecting bottom edge of first approx. 5 pages and last 2 pages. Light soiling outer edge of pages. Cover has light wear at spine ends and corners. Colour & b/w photos. 504 pages. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 504 pages; Interested in Beswick Ashtrays, CM Series, Jugs, Vases, Lamps CottageWare or Tableware? Over 1,000 illustrations accompany the listings of Beswick decorative ware from 1894 to 1973 in this informative guide. [825] .

$37.50

CANADIAN GOVERNMENT PAPER MONEY 19th Edition 2007, a Charlton Standard  Catalogue
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CANADIAN GOVERNMENT PAPER MONEY 19th Edition 2007, a Charlton Standard Catalogue

By R. J. Graham

Charlton Press. Very Good+. 2006. First Edition. Softcover. 0889683174 . 19th Edition, 2007. Clean, tight condition. Spiralbound. Ex-library book, but still in great shape, usual ex-lib type markings. . Pages clean, light soiling to one outer edge. Light scuffing/light corner wear to covers. The Standard" - a reference for all Canadian Government Paper Money. Revised & updated. (460noto) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages .

$15.50

THE 2004 CHARLTON COIN GUIDE 43rd Edition
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THE 2004 CHARLTON COIN GUIDE 43rd Edition

By Cross, W. K.

Charlton Press. Very Good. 2004. First Edition. Softcover. B00494LJ8K . 43rd edition. ISBN: 0889682410. Ex-library book, but still in very good condition - sturdy laminated cover and usual ex-lib type markings. Pages are clean and intact. Cover has light scuffing, very light corner wear. 136 pages. [195-osl]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 136 pages .

$9.50

THE FLEA MARKET SHOPPER'S COMPANION A Complete Guide for Buyers and  Sellers Coast to Coast
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THE FLEA MARKET SHOPPER'S COMPANION A Complete Guide for Buyers and Sellers Coast to Coast

By Goodridge, James

Citadel Press. New. 2001. First Edition. Softcover. 080652085x . New book, remainder mark to bottom edge of pages. A little shelfwear to corners. "A leading expert on flea markets in America offers tips for both novice and expert bargain shoppers. " [558] ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$11.95

FOLK KILNS II Famous Ceramics of Japan 4
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FOLK KILNS II Famous Ceramics of Japan 4

By Okamura, Kichiemon

Tokyo: Kodansha International. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1981. First Edition. Hardcover. 0870114778 . Ex-library book, but still in quite good condition. Laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings - jacket attached to book. Interior tight and clean other than 2-3 pages with light soiling and small peeled area on endpage. Colour illustrations. Moderate edgewear/edge wrinkling to laminate and jacket, small edge tears and chips to laminate. Laminate has caused some creases to jacket. Light soiling. " One hundred years ago, one would have been hard put to count all the folk kilns producing wares for local use throughout Japan. Today's folk kilns are nowhere as numerous and wares produced as such kilns drawn upon the vigor of the individual traditions, displaying an honest utility and diversity of form, decoration and technique. This volume surveys the areas of Japan not covered by the first folk kiln volume - Kyushu, Shikoku and Okinawa. " [845]; Folio 13" - 23" tall .

$33.50

MECHANISCH SPEELGOED (MECHANICAL TOYS)  Dutch Language Text
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MECHANISCH SPEELGOED (MECHANICAL TOYS) Dutch Language Text

By Bartholomew, Charles

ICOB - Hamlyn Publishing. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1979. First Edition. Hardcover. 9061130700 . Text is in Dutch. Hardcover is clean & tight, fading around edges & very light edgewear. Pages are unmarked, a little age tanning to edges. Jacket has light edgewear, age tanning & several small edge tears, light soiling. "In dit boek wordt de ontwikkeling gevolgd vanaf de oudste bewaard gebleven curiosa, die even geheimzinnig als uniel waren, tot het tegenwoordige speelgoed dat in talloze identieke exemplaren wordt geproduceered. Deze rijk geillustreerde historische beschrijving toont hoe de mens trachtte natuurwetenschappelijke kennis te benutten om op speelse wijze aan de wereld om hem heen gestalte to geven. " (*Note - due to heavy weight, extra postage will be required) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$20.00

Furniture, the Connoisseur Illustrated Guides
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Furniture, the Connoisseur Illustrated Guides

By Edward Joy

Hearst Books. Good+. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. 0878513000 . Ex-library book with laminated cover and usual ex-lib type markings, jacket attached to book. Good, sturdy copy. Cover has some scuffing and light edgewear. Pages all intact, occasional light soiling and a small amount of underlining/writing. Colour & b/w illus. Development of furniture in the western world. Covers: Gothic, Early Renaissance, Baroque, Rococo, Early Neo-classical, Later No-classical, Victorian & Modern (from 1500-modern day) (700); 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$11.95

OFFICIAL GUIDE TO WORLD PROOF COINS 2ND EDITION

By Hosch, Charles R.

House of Collectibles. Very Good. 1975. Second Edition. Softcover. 0876372590 . 1975 printing. 2nd edition. Cover has light edge and corner wear, a little edge rubbing, light soiling outer edge of pages, small edge stain at rear, price sticker on front. Pages are clean and intact. "Covers more than 540 proof sets & commemorative issues, descriptions of all designs, translations mottos & inscriptions, devices, effigies, coats of arms etc. "; 8vo .

$9.95

COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO AMERICAN WICKER FURNITURE

By Richard Saunders

Heart Books. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. 0878513078 . Ex-library with laminated cover & usual stamps & stickers - light edgewear, light scuffing. Internal pages are tight, with occasional light soiling, but otherwise very good. B/w & colour illus. " .. Intelligent and informative guide tracing the evolution of wicker basketry into furniture in ancient Egypt, its introduction in Britain by the Roman conquerors, and its early arrival on our own shores aboard. ... ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$11.95

A CONNOISSEUR'S GUIDE TO THE MET The Best of the Metropolitan Museum in  Four 1-Hour Tours
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A CONNOISSEUR'S GUIDE TO THE MET The Best of the Metropolitan Museum in Four 1-Hour Tours

By Magriel, Paul & Spike, John T.

Random House. Near Fine. 1987. First Edition. Softcover. 0394748573 . Very nice condition - slight corner wear, a little scuffing of cover. Interior clean and all pages intact. Ther world's most fascinating pieces of art. Contains 4 tours of 25 objects each, a map for each tour, and 100 elegant b/w photos. (os) ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$7.95

THE CERAMIC FURNITURE & SILVER COLLECTORS' GLOSSARY
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THE CERAMIC FURNITURE & SILVER COLLECTORS' GLOSSARY

By Barber, Edwin Atlee; Lockwood, Luke Vincent; French, Hollis

Dacapo Paperbacks. Very Good. 1976. First Edition. Softcover. 0306800497 . Internal pages clean & unmarked. Cover has light edge & corner wear, rubbing around edges and old price sticker on front. 165 pages....Originally published as three separate volumes in the early 1900s by the Walpole Society. An essential reference guide for the antiques collector, it illustrates and defines the language of and heritage of antique furniture, ceramics and silverware. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$11.00

SIXPENNY WONDERFULS 6d Gems from the Past
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SIXPENNY WONDERFULS 6d Gems from the Past

By Various Authors

London: Chatto & Windus / the Hogarth Press. Very Good+. 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. 0701139366 . Chatto & Windus, London 1985 edition, same ISBN. Illustrated hardcover, no jacket as issued. Very nice condition, cover has light scuffing and light wear at corners. Pages clean and unmarked. Wonderful colour illustrations. "...She had been brought up to believe that to read a novel before luncheon was one of the gravest sins..." At the turn of the century, thousands of women must have been prepared to sin, for series like Chatto & Windus' Sixpenny novels were reaching an ever widening public, and their covers were designed to intrigue, to persuade and to entice the reader into committing that sin over and over again. These covers have been chosen from books first published between 1880 and 1914, and includes some of the marvellous Pears advertisements on their backs. Brief texts on each are included in this nostalgic journey. (496) ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .

$11.95

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