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Glass and Crystal; From Earliest Times to 1850

Glass and Crystal; From Earliest Times to 1850

by Schrijver, Elka

Merlin Press , London, 1963. First Edition. Softcover. Good Condition. Illustrator: Photographic. preface by author, bibliography and photographic credits. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs of the various crystal and art glass styles along with occasional black-and-white illustration. Illustrated covers, by Rien van Looy, with green and blue coloured background and white coloured titles to the front panel and spine. A small book on glass and... Read more
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AU$15.02
Art Bulletin of Victoria:  1975

Art Bulletin of Victoria: 1975

by National Gallery of Victoria

National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 1975. First Edition. illustrated Card. Good/Nil, as Issued. 250 g; 54 pages. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography of various artistic endeavours. Illustrated front cover. Minor rubbing to the edges. . The yearly periodical put out by the National Gallery of Victoria to update subscribers on acquisitions and events. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category:... Read more
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AU$10.92
Australian and European Paintings July 1986

Australian and European Paintings July 1986

by Leonard Joel Fine Arts Division

Leonard Joel, Armadale, Victoria, 1986. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Rick Merrie -- Photography. 600 g; 140 pages , text illustrated with black-and-white, and also colour photographs of some of the lots being offered. Colour illustrated paperback binding. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Rick Merrie -- Photography. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Art &... Read more
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AU$15.02
A Passage to India  ; The World's Best Reading

A Passage to India ; The World's Best Reading

by Forster, E. M. & Christopher Magadini & Scott Russell Sanders

Reader's Digest Association. Fine with no dust jacket. 1989. Hardcover. 0895773341 . Hardcover in burgundy boards in Fine condition no jacket ; The World's Best Reading; 9.20 X 6.20 X 1.30 inches; 302 pp pages .
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$10.00
The Young Lions, Signed

The Young Lions, Signed

by Shaw, Irwin

Franklin Library, PA, 1979. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. SIGNED Limited Edition. Near Fine/No Dj as issued. Tissue over signature. Dark gray leather with gilt decoration and 4 raised bands on spine. Gilt page edges. Ribbon bookmark & linen endpapers.
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$29.95
Australian and European Paintings November 1986

Australian and European Paintings November 1986

by Leonard Joel Fine Arts Division

Leonard Joel, Armadale, Victoria, 1986. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Rick Merrie -- Photography. 700 g; 144 pages , text illustrated with black-and-white, and also colour photographs of some of the lots being offered. Colour illustrated paperback binding. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Rick Merrie -- Photography. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; Art &... Read more
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AU$15.02
ittle Journeys to the Homes of Great Musicians: Frederick Chopin (Vol.  VIII,  No. 3,March, 1901)

ittle Journeys to the Homes of Great Musicians: Frederick Chopin (Vol. VIII, No. 3,March, 1901)

by Hubbard, Elbert

East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters. Near Fine. 1901. First Edition. Softcover. East Aurora, N.Y.,: Roycrofters, 1901. First Edition. [8], 55-84, [6] pp. Loose plate as issued of Chopin, signed "SW" (Samuel Warner). Original brown paper wrap printed in black and red with over hanging edges (yapp), bound with thread. Advertisements inside the front cover for the Little Journeys series of 1901 which included 12 titles. Title page ornately decorated in black with Chopin's name in red; ornate... Read more
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$12.00
The Collector's Guide to Dollhouses and Dollhouse Miniatures

The Collector's Guide to Dollhouses and Dollhouse Miniatures

by O'Brien, Marian Maeve

New York: Hawthorn Books - Dutton Adult, 1974. Later printing. Paperback. Good. Marian Maeve O'Brien, The Collector's Guide to Dollhouses and Dollhouse Miniatures, New York, Hawthorn Books - Dutton Adult, 1974. Imperial 8vo (28 cm) with laminated paper covers, xxvi, 214 pp with index, many bw photos, 8 color pp. Good: corners bumped, covers scratched, front corner creased, clean, crisp, no marking.
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$12.00
Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Musicians: Georg Friedrich Handel  (Vol. IX, No. 3, Sept. 1901)

Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Musicians: Georg Friedrich Handel (Vol. IX, No. 3, Sept. 1901)

by Hubbard, Elbert

East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters. Very Good. 1901. First Thus. Softcover. East Aurora, N.Y.,: Roycrofters, 1901. First Edition. [8], 59-79, [7] pp. Missing the issued portrait. Original brown paper wrap printed in black and red with overhanging edges (yapp). Advertisements inside the front cover for the Little Journeys series of 1901 which included 12 titles. Title page ornately decorated in black; ornate initials throughout "designed by Samuel Warner. Colophon, promotional blurbs for Chase... Read more
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$12.00
Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Musicians: Robert Schumann (Vol. IX,  No. 5, November, 1901)

Little Journeys to the Homes of Great Musicians: Robert Schumann (Vol. IX, No. 5, November, 1901)

by Hubbard, Elbert

East Aurora, NY: Roycrofters. Very Good. 1901. First Thus. Softcover. East Aurora, N.Y.,: Roycrofters, 1901. First Edition. [8], 103-124, [8] pp. With the as-issued portrait of Schumann by Florence Nosworth laid in. Original brown paper wrap printed in black and red with overhanging edges (yapp). Advertisements inside the front cover for the Little Journeys series of 1901 which included 12 titles. Title page ornately decorated in black; ornate initials throughout designed by Samuel Warner.... Read more
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$12.00
The Flower Book, Being a Procession of Flowers Passing from a Meadow &  Coppice Through the Hedge to the Garden Pool and Herb Patch

The Flower Book, Being a Procession of Flowers Passing from a Meadow & Coppice Through the Hedge to the Garden Pool and Herb Patch

by Armfield, Constance and Maxwell Armfield

London: Chatto & Windus. Very Good. 1910. First Edition. Hardcover. Floral paper on board with grey linen coth spine and gilt title. TEG. 152, [1] pp. Handcut pages. Decorative endpapers. Illustrations and decorative title page by Maxwell Armfield (Arts and Craft movement). Overall a handsome copy with 20 exquisite watercolor plates. Bumped corners and light discolorated along the edgs. The text block has a few very light finger smudges on the margin only, a shallow dent on the foot and... Read more
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$75.00
Nina and Skeezix: The Problem of the Lost Ring

Nina and Skeezix: The Problem of the Lost Ring

by King, Frank

Racine, WI: Whitman Publishing Company. Good+. 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. Maroon board w/orange lettering, comic illustrated endpages, front pastdown is a damaged ex-library w/o pocket. Illustrated with Gasoline Alley character drawings. 249 Pages + [4] including adverts of other authorized editions: New Stories of Adventure and Mystery, Boys Fiction, Girls Fiction. Mild edge rubs, general toning throughout. Back hinge split. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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$15.00
Street Guide and Transportation Directory of Chicago

Street Guide and Transportation Directory of Chicago

Rand Mcnally. Good+. 1948. Softcover. Stamped "Illinois Liquor Control commission" inside front cover. Illustrated with b&w photos. Street and house numbers, surface, "L" and subway lines, bus routes, suburban railroads, office buildings, theaters, hotels, golf clubs, airports, museums and other places of interest. Blue & black soft cover with general wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96pp. pages .
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$15.00
Artifacts of Flight ;  Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum   Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Artifacts of Flight ; Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

by Russo, Carolyn & John Glenn

Harry N. Abrams. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2003. First Printing. Hardcover. 0810945304 . First Printing. Hardcover in blue cloth boards in Fine unmarked in Fine jacket with Protective cover. " An array of aviation memorabilia, artifacts, and relics from the National Air and Space Museum collection offers an offbeat history of aviation that includes such treasures as George Washington's letter on American ballooning, Amelia Earhart's personal belongings, crockery salvaged from the... Read more
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$8.00
Seeing Things Differently

Seeing Things Differently

by Zimmerman, Philip D

Winterthur. Very Good. 1992. Softcover. 0912724234 . Softbound. Condition: VG. Color illustrated pictorial wraps. 80 pp., profusely illustrated in color. A breathtaking presentation of some select items from the newer galleries at Winterthur, with engaging commentary and beautiful pictures. ; A Winterthur Book; 8.4 X 5.9 X 0.7 inches; 80 pp pages .
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$10.00
Elegant Plate: Three Centuries of Precious Metal in New York City Two Volumes

Elegant Plate: Three Centuries of Precious Metal in New York City Two Volumes

by Elegant Plate

No Place: No Publisher, No Date ISBN 0-910916-13-1 Quarto (11.5 in. by 9.0 in.); shrinkwrap; two volumes; fine slipcase; fine hardcover; crisp; clean; bright..
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$50.00
Nurse In Holland

Nurse In Holland

by Neels, Betty

New York: Harlequin Press. Very Good. 1970. First Edition. Softcover. # 51385. Paperback. Original title: Amazon in an Apron. Reading & corner crease. Else a clean copy. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 190pp., pages .
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$35.00
Picturesque Palestine Sinai and Egypt

Picturesque Palestine Sinai and Egypt

by Colonel Sir Charles W. Wilson (Edited by)

London: J. S. Virtue & Co, 1881-1884. Hardcover. Cloth/Boards with Gilt lettering. Original, Very Good Condition. Complete 4 volume set. Numerous engravings on steel and wood - 42 steel engraved plates, based on original drawings by Harry Fenn and J.D. Woodward and here skillfully engraved by C. Bertrand, E. Brandard and others, all printed on heavy paper, with plain paper guards. 576 wood-engravings many of which are full-page. Gilt edges and gilt and black embossing on chestnut bevelled boards.... Read more
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AU$1,955.00
Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

by Van Doren, Carl

Viking Press. Very Good. 1938. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover 1938 First Edition Second Printing Book Condition Very Good brown cloth boards No DJ. ; 8vo ; 843 pp pages .
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$10.00
Our Great State Papers

Our Great State Papers

Philadelphia: John C. Winston Company, 1948. This is a presentation copy from the Patterson, New Jersey school district to a pupil in 1958. The presentation page is filled in with the name of the student (Locicero), Principal (Donnelly), School (Number 25) and Superintendent (Gioia.) "The Memories of My School Days" pages are also filled with the signatures of the teachers and fellow students which appear to have been collected between 1958-1960 making this volume similar to a yearbook or... Read more
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$50.00
Historical Remarks on the Ancient and Present State of the Cities of London and Westminister.

Historical Remarks on the Ancient and Present State of the Cities of London and Westminister.

by Burton, Richard

Westminster: Printed for MacHell Stace, No. 5, Middle Scotland Yard, 1810 With an Account of the Most Considerable Occurrences, Revolutions and Transaction, as to Wars, Fires, Plagues,ect. Embossed leather, raise banded spine with tooled design. Chips at seams, boards tight, gilt tooled margins, marbled endpages. Wood-cut Portraits and a Copious Index. 178 pgs. Publishers ads rear. (2) mild foxing. A nice copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall A New Edition,with Additional Wood-cut... Read more
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$161.70
Oklahoma Exonumia

Oklahoma Exonumia

by Chadwick, R. W

Davis, OK: Chadwick Paper, 2007 Quarto (11.0 in. by 8.5 in.); 725pp.; fine hardcover; very good dust jacket; rubbed dust jacket edges; crisp; clean; bright..
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$150.00
Porcelain through the Ages

Porcelain through the Ages

by Savage, George

Penguin, Harmondsworth, Middlesex, 1963. reprint. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: photographic and diagrammatic. There is a central section of 64 pages of black and white photographs, a glossary of Oriental words and phrases, a chronology of Chinese porcelain, and most importantly, marks of identification to be found on porcelain, Chinese, German Street, Italy and Spain, France and Belgium, England and Wales, and, the book also has a good bibliography and index. A useful... Read more
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AU$10.01
Simla: A Hill Station in British India

Simla: A Hill Station in British India

by Pat Barr & Ray Desmond

London: Scolar Press, 1978. First edition. 9.78E+12. Simla was a familiar name for the British in 19th century India: it was called Mount Olympus, the Viceroysí Shooting Box, the Indian Capua, the Abode of the Little Tin Gods. It was a dream of coolness in a very hot land; a hope of healthy rest from the burdens of imperial office; a haven of familiarity pinnacled above the alien dust of the plains; a solace for the wounded and the desolate, the ill and the bored; a promise of fun and... Read more
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AU$69.00
Chorus of Colors

Chorus of Colors

by Asian Art Museum of San Francisco

San Francisco, CA: Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, 1995 ISBN 978-0-295-97510-8 Quarto (11.25 in. by 8.75 in.); 127pp.; very good hardcover; very good dust jacket; lightly bumped, torn dust jacket spine, corners; sticker to front panel; bumped book corners; crisp; clean; bright..
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$20.00