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cover of The Classic Watch: the Great Watches and Their Makers from the First Watch to the Present Day

The Classic Watch: the Great Watches and Their Makers from the First Watch to the Present Day

by Balfour, Michael

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Published
1989
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Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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Seacaucus, New Jersey: Wellfleet Press, 1989. First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. A fine, near gift-quality condition copy, and the "Makers Featured Include: Audemars Piguet * Baume & Mercier * Bertolucci * Blancpain * Breguet * Breitling * Cartier * Chopard * Corum * Dunhill * Ebel * Georg Jensen * Gerald Genta * Girard-Perregaux * Ingersoll * International… Read more
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cover of Technique and History of the Swiss Watch

Technique and History of the Swiss Watch

by Jaquet, Eugene and Alfred Chapuis

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Published
1970
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Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition, revised and enla
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New York: Spring Books, 1970. Second Edition, revised and enla. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First published in 1953, this magisterial survey of horology in Switzerland begins in the 16th and 17th centuries and examines the history and developments in clock-design and repair. A loving and due homage to the Swiss watch. This greatly expanded Second Edition is bound… Read more
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cover of A History of Dolls' Houses

A History of Dolls' Houses

by Jacobs, Flora Gill

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Published
1965
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Near Fine
Edition
Revised and Enlarged Edition
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1965. Revised and Enlarged Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Bound in two-tone, horizontal, pea-green and light brown cloth over boards, gilt lettering to spine. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing moderate… Read more
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cover of American Motor Toys: American Toy Cars & Trucks, 1894-1942

American Motor Toys: American Toy Cars & Trucks, 1894-1942

by Gottschalk, Lillian

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Published
1986
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As New
Edition
First Edition
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London: New Cavendish Books, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine. Bill Holland. 500 illustrations, with 184 being in full color, being photographs by Bill Holland, augment this superior copy in hardcover oblong format, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Handsomely bound… Read more
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cover of Catalogue of The Distinguished Collection of English Gold Coins 1700-1900 including Patterns and Proofs

Catalogue of The Distinguished Collection of English Gold Coins 1700-1900 including Patterns and Proofs

by Douglas-Morris, K.J

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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London, England: Sotheby Auction Catalogue, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Sotheby & Co. published this Sotheby Auction Catalogue for an auction that was held on Tuesday, 26th November, 1974. Sturdy, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Bound in light blue paper over boards,… Read more
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cover of Dolls and Dollmakers

Dolls and Dollmakers

by Hillier, Mary

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1968. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. A then world-renowned expert in the social history of dolls, "primitive toys" and their makers has penned a lovely and definitive history of dolls and dollmakers. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library,… Read more
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cover of The Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights

The Encyclopedia of Glass Paperweights

by Paul Hollister, Jr

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Published
1969
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Bramhall House, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Slight sunning along edges of gray paper over boards, light bumping to spine head and foot, else remarkably clean and… Read more
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cover of Scandinavia ceramics and glass in the twentieth century: The collections of the Victoria & Albert Museum

Scandinavia ceramics and glass in the twentieth century: The collections of the Victoria & Albert Museum

by Opie, Jennifer Hawkins

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Published
2001
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As New
Edition
Reprint Edition
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London: V & A Publications, 2001. Reprint Edition. Softcover. As New. Sterling condition softcover copy bound in tall quarto format, with unfurled tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear to the illustrated, glossy wraps. [3], 4-183 pp. Several hundred brilliant reproductions, mostly in high-gloss black-and-white, but many also in full color. Complete… Read more
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cover of Shaker Design: Out of this World

Shaker Design: Out of this World

by Burks, Jean, ed

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Published
2008
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New
Edition
First Edition
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New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. New/New. Another fine contribution to the series, Published in Association with the Bard Graduate Centre for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design and Culture. Brand-new, still in shrink-wrap, neither shelf- nor edge-worn, neither sunned nor marked as a remainder. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very… Read more
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The Collector's Dictionary of Glass

by Elville, E.M

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Published
1967
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Printing
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London: Country Life Limited, 1967. Second Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Bound handsomely in blue cloth and with gilt lettering to cover and spine. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only moderate wear, protected by… Read more
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cover of Persische Seiden: Die Gewebekunst der Safawiden und ihrer Nachfolger:

Persische Seiden: Die Gewebekunst der Safawiden und ihrer Nachfolger:

by Neumann, Reingard und Gerhard Murza

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Published
1988
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Leipzig, Germany: VEB E.A. Seemann Buch- und Kunstverlag, 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bound most handsomely in an illustrated dark green cloth, with black lettering to spine. Bright and shiny dust… Read more
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cover of Festschrift zur 200 Jahrigen Jubelfeier der Altesten Europaischen Porzellanmanufaktur Meisser

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Leipzig: Brockhaus, 1910. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. German language text, a big, fat, tall folio format copy in hardcover, bound in light brown cloth over beveled boards, and with sharp and distinct gilt ruling and letterin over a black cloth label. Spotting/foxing to covers, else a very clean and unmarked, tightly bound interior. Covered also with… Read more
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cover of Shaker Design: Out of this World

Shaker Design: Out of this World

by Burks, Jean, ed

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Published
2008
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780300137286
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£26.79

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New Haven, Connecticut: Yale University Press, 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. Another fine contribution to the series, Published in Association with the Bard Graduate Centre for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design and Culture. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with… Read more
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