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Abercrombie, John.   INQUIRIES CONCERNING THE INTELLECTUAL POWERS AND THE INVESTIGATION OF TRUTH  
Edinburgh: Waugh and Innes, 1833. 4th ed. 441 pages. Hardcover. Leather spine, five raised bands, gilt decorations and gilt title on dark red block. Marbled boards and all edges marbled to match. Fourth edition. Corners of boards and spine edges rubbed. No marks. Small oval bookplate inside cover.
VG/No Jacket. FFEP detatched, but present. Binding very firm. # B2379. $36.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Alpert, Stephen P., & Lawrence E. Elman.   TOKENS AND MEDALS: A GUIDE TO THE IDENTIFICATION AND VALUES OF UNITED STATES EXONUMIA (SIGNED)  
Los Angeles: Stephen Alpert, 1992. 1st ed. 300 pages. Paperback. Signed on the title page by the author. Illustrates items in more than 65 catagories. Index.
Near Fine/Wraps. Book has no wear. Owner name embossed on one page. # E0919. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Altman, Violet and Seymour.   THE BOOK OF BUFFALO POTTERY (SIGNED)  
New York: Crown Publishers, 1969. 1st ed. 192 pages. Hardcover. History of the Larkin company (parent of Buffalo Pottery) and growth of the pottery company. Illustrated with b/w photos of hundreds of Buffalo pieces. Inscribed to previous owners and signed by both authors on the front endpaper.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, solid hinges. Sharp corners, finger soil and scuffing on boards. No dustjacket. # E0889. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Arman, David and Linda.   ANGLO-AMERICAN CERAMICS, PART I: TRANSFER PRINTED CREAMWARE AND PEARLWARE FOR THE AMERICAN MARKET 1760-1852  
Portsmouth, RI: Oakland Press, 1998. 1st ed. 263 pages. Hardcover. 091543802X 0-915438-02-X. Illustrated guide to the pots, potters, and printers of historical ceramics made in England for the American market. Bibliography. This is volume one of an intended three volume work.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # E0888. $22.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ball, Robert W.D.   NAUTICAL ANTIQUES WITH VALUE GUIDE  
Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing, 1994. 240 pages. Hardcover. 0887406025 0-88740-602-5. B/w photos of hundreds of sailor-made items, nautical instruments and whaling implements, figureheads, ship journals, ephemera, and paintings.
Near Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no marks. Dustjacket has a tiny scuffed spot on spine. # E1018. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ball, A.   PRICE GUIDE TO POT-LIDS AND OTHER UNDERGLAZE MULTICOLOUR PRINTS ON WARE  
Woodbridge: Antique Collectors Club, 1980. Revised ed. 320 pages. Hardcover. 0902028561 0-902028-56-1. 1,000 b/w illustrations and 16 pages of color.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, straight, no wear on book, owner name embossed inside, else fine. Dustjacket scuffed at top of spine. # E0974. $18.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Banister, Judith.   ENGLISH SILVER HALLMARKS: DEALER GUIDES  
New York: W. Foulsham, 1995. 2nd ed. 118 pages. Paperback. 0572011814 0-572-01181-4. The marks of origin on Scottish and Irish silver plate, gold, platinum, and sheffield plate from circa 1554. With 500of the more important makers marks from 1697-1900.
Fine/Wraps. No wear, no name or marks. # E0984. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Benjamin, Susan.   ENGLISH ENAMEL BOXES: FROM THE EIGHTEENTH TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURIES  
New York: Viking Press, 1978. 1st Am. ed. 128 pages. Hardcover. 0670296791 0-670-29679-1. Traces the development of enameling techniques, and history of manufacter. Color images throughout.
Near Fine/VG. Clean, firm, no name or marks. Dustjacket front attatched to book with double-face tape. # E0992. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bonhams & Butterfields, .   ANTIQUE ARMS AND ARMOR AND SPORTING GOODS AUCTION CATALOGUE MONDAY JUNE 30 2003  
San Francisco: Bonhams & Butterfields, 2003. 212 pages. Paperback. Auction catalogue with hundreds of color photos and item descriptions. Swords, long guns, and handguns. Includes six-page complete list of prices realized in this auction.
Fine/Wraps. No wear. No marks. # E0994. $35.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Bowers, Q. David.   UNITED STATES GOLD COINS: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY  
Wolfeboro NH: Bowers and Merena Galleries, 1. Reprint. 415 pages. Hardcover. 0914490214 0-914490-21-4. B/w illustrations and vintage photos, 24 color plates. History of gold coinage in the U.S., beginning with the discoveries of the various gold fields. History of the mints, collecting, facsimiles of auction ads, lots of stories of collectors. Red cloth-covered boards with bright gilt title on front and spine. Image of 1907 Liberty Double-Eagle pasted above title on front.
VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks. Lightly scuffed at spine ends. # E0983. $26.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Brackett, Oliver, & H. Clifford Smith.   ENGLISH FURNITURE ILLUSTRATED  
London: Spring Books, 1960. Revised ed. 404 pages. Hardcover. Includes a short history of each period covered. Large, good quality b/w photographic plates of the furniture pieces beginning with England's Coronation Chair in Westminster Abbey. Text in English, French, and German. Red cloth-covered boards with gilt title on spine. There is no publication or copyright date in the book, but circa 1950. Oversize: 10 x 12 inches.
Good/No Jacket. Firm binding and hinges, unmarked. Spine is faded and top of spine is frayed. # B8259. $9.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chambers, Donald L.   HOW TO GOLD LEAF ANTIQUES AND OTHER ART OBJECTS  
New York: Crown Publishers, 1973. Reprint. 108 pages. Paperback. 051754217X 0-517-54217-X. Techniques explained step-by-step in text with 145 photos.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear or marks. Owner name embossed inside, else fine. # E0990. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chernofsky (ed.), Jacob L.   AB BOOKMAN'S YEARBOOK 1990-91  
Clifton, NJ: Bookman's Weekly, 1991. 1st ed. 416 pages. Paperback. The Specialist Book World Annual for 1990-91.
Fine/Wraps. # B1596. $5.50     Inquire Now  
Chernofsky (editor), Jacob L.   AB BOOKMAN'S YEARBOOK 1986: THE SPECIALIST BOOK WORLD ANNUAL  
Clifton, NJ: Bookman's Weekly, 1986. 1st ed. 407 pages. Paperback.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Top edge lightly foxed. # B1598. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chernofsky, editor, Jacob L.   AB BOOKMAN'S YEARBOOK 1985: 2 VOLUMES, PART ONE AND PART TWO  
Clifton, NJ: Bookman's Weekly, 1985. 1st ed. 515 pages. Paperback.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Top edge lightly foxed. Spines little sunned. # B1599. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Chernofsky, editor, Jacob L.   AB BOOKMAN'S YEARBOOK 1992-93: THE SPECIALIST BOOK WORLD ANNUAL  
Clifton, NJ: Bookman's Weekly, 1993. 1st ed. 400 pages. Paperback.
VG/Wraps. As new, but four pages folded in a binding error. # B1594. $3.00     Inquire Now  
Comfort, Sim.   LORD NELSON'S SWORDS: VOLUME III OF NAVAL SWORDS AND DIRKS  
London: Sim Comfort Associates, 2014. Limited ed. 197 pages. Hardcover. 0905887107 0-905887-10-7. Signed by the author "Best Regards" on page facing the half-title, and signed again on the limitation page and numbered 6/500. Written by a collector for other collectors and museum curators with over 200 images, most in color.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # E0879. $90.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Cort, Louise Allison.   SETO AND MINO CERAMICS: JAPANESE COLLECTIONS IN THE FREER GALLERY OF ART  
Honolulu: Univ. of Hawaii, 1992. 1st ed. 254 pages. Paperback. 0824814363 0-8248-1436-3. Charles Lang Freer's collection of somber colored Japanese ceramics was influenced by his friendship with James McNeill Whistler who's works have similar subdued color harmonies.
Fine/Wraps. No sign of use or handling. # B8445. $94.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Curtis, Tony.   LYLE ANTIQUES AND THEIR VALUES: FURNITURE, IDENTIFICATION AND PRICE GUIDE  
Scotland: Lyle, 1988. 1st ed. 255 pages. Hardcover. 0862481031 0-86248-103-1.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, unmarked, color rubbed on tips. # B1782. $5.50     Inquire Now  
DeBolt, C. Gerald.   DICTIONARY OF AMERICAN POTTERY MARKS, WHITEWARE AND PORCELAIN  
Rutland VT: Charles E. Tuttle, 1988. 1st ed. 153 pages. Hardcover. 0804870276 0-8048-7027-6. 1,000 American marks drawn and described, along with lots of history of the makers. Index done in unique manner.
Near Fine/VG. Book tight, without wear. Owner name embossed inside, else Fine. Dustjacket two scuff-marks on back. # E0969. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
DeLozier, Loretta.   COLLECTOR'S ENCYCLOPEDIA OF LEFTON CHINA, BOOK II IDENTIFICATION AND VALUES  
Paducah, KY: Collector Books, 1997. 181 pages. Hardcover. 0891457674 0-89145-767-4. Hundreds of color photos.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, no name or marks. # B1102. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Dodge, Fred.   ANTIQUE TINS: IDENTIFICATION AND VALUES  
Paducah, KY: Collector Books, 1995. Reprint. 296 pages. Hardcover. 089145604X 0-89145-604-X. Illustrated with hundreds of colorful photos.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Firm and straight with sharp corners. Owner name embossed inside. # E0972. $11.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Ferguson, Lavona.   PICTORIAL PRICE GUIDE ROMANCE OF COLLECTING CASE KNIVES  
Fairborn OH: author, 1976. 3rd ed. 208 pages. Paperback. Hundreds of knives pictured in b/w, tables of variations and prices. History of Case. Four pages color photos for identifying handle material.
VG/Wraps. Shows some age, but no reader crease. Tight binding, owner name embossed inside. Corners square, bruising at lower edge of back cover. # E0977. $16.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Flemming, Monika, & Peter Pommerencke.   PAPERWEIGHTS OF THE WORLD (REVISED 2ND ED.)  
Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing, 1998. Revised ed. 168 pages. Boards. 0764304526 0-7643-0452-6. Revised 2nd edition, with 1998 values. Beautiful color photographs highlight the variety of glass, ceramic & sulfide paperweights. Arranged by country, then artists. B/w & color photos, index of makers.
VG/No Jacket. Owner stamp on endpaper, small rubbed stop bottom of spine. # E0917. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Franklin, M.J.   BRITISH BISCUIT TINS 1868-1939: AN ASPECT OF DECORATIVE PACKAGING (IN SLIPCASE)  
London: New Cavendish Books, 1979. 1st ed. 215 pages. Hardcover. 0904568113 0-904568-11-3. This decorated tin ware is a great example of art in commerce. Hundreds of color photos and descriptions of tins. Landscape format in red boards with bright gilt titles and decorations on front and spine. In fine slipcase decorated in color with advertisements and labels. 13.5 inches wide by 11 inches tall.
Near Fine/No Jacket. No wear on book or slipcase. Embossed owner name in book. # E0918. $25.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Gilkerson, William.   THE SCRIMSHANDER: THE NAUTICAL IVORY WORKER AND HIS ART OF SCRINSHAW, HISTORICAL AND CONTEMPORARY  
San Francisco: Troubador Press, 1975. 119 pages. Paperback. 0912300531 0-912300-53-1. Introduction by Karl Kortum. Hundreds of b/w photos. Descriptions of tools and techniques. Bibliography and index.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no wear, owner name embossed inside. # E1010. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Godden, Geoffrey A., & Michael Gibson.   COLLECTING LUSTREWARE  
London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1991. 1st ed. 384 pages. Hardcover. 0712646825 0-7126-4682-5. Over forty color plates and b/w illustrations of over three hundred items. Bibliography and index.
Fine/Near Fine. Firm, unmarked. # E0880. $48.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Grindberg, Susan E.   COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO PORCELIER CHINA: IDENTIFICATION AND VALUES  
Paducah, KY: Collector Books, 1996. 189 pages. Paperback. 089145702X 0-89145-702-X. Filled with history and color photos, this is THE identification and value guide for this manufacturer of china kitchen ware and lighting fixtures
VG/Wraps. Has a reader crease on front, o/w clean, tight, unmarked. # A9662. $12.25   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Hagan, Tere.   SILVERPLATED FLATWARE: AN IDENTIFICATION AND VALUE GUIDE REVISED FOURTH EDITION  
Paducah, KY: Collector Books, 1998. 4th ed. 374 pages. Paperback. 0891454284 0-89145-428-4. Value guide dated 1998. Exact drawings for hundreds of 19th and twentieth century patterns.
VG/Wraps. Tight, clean, unmarked. No reader crease. # B9020. $11.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Henderson, J. Welles, & Rodney P. Carlis.   MARINE ART AND ANTIQUES - JACK TAR: A SAILOR'S LIFE 1750-1910  
UK: Antique Collectors Club, 1999. 1st ed. 287 pages. Hardcover. 1851493263 1-85149-326-3. Focuses on the ordinary seaman in the British and American navies to show their daily lives. Information comes from manuscripts, journals, diaries, log books, illustrations of all kinds, art and crafts, instruments, and photos.
Near Fine/Fine. Tight, no wear, owner name embossed inside. # E1017. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Henzke, Lucile.   ART POTTERY OF AMERICA  
Exton, PA: Schiffer Publishing, 1982. 368 pages. Hardcover. 0916838692 0-916838-69-2. Guide to makers and designs of art pottery. Hundreds of b/w photos, makers' marks, hallmarks and other identifiers. Small section of color photos.
Near Fine/Good+. DJ has mended short tears top & bottom of spine. # B5964. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Holiner, Richard.   COLLECTING BARBER BOTTLES: PICTORIAL PRICE GUIDE WITH HISTORY  
Paducah, KY: Collector Books, 1986. 127 pages. Hardcover. 0891453180 0-89145-318-0. Color photos on every page.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. Owner name embossed inside, else fine. # E1039. $24.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Huxford, Bob and Sharon.   COLLECTOR'S ENCYCLOPEDIA OF FIESTA PLUS HARLEQUIN, RIVIERA AND KITCHEN KRAFT  
Paducah, KY: Collector Books, 1996. Revised ed. 189 pages. Hardcover. 0891454497 0-89145-449-7.
Fine/No Jacket. Clean, tight, unmarked, 1996 values. # B1286. $6.00     Inquire Now  
Irvine, Louise.   ROYAL DOULTON SERIES WARE: VOLUME 4, AROUND THE WORLD FLORA AND FAUNA (SIGNED)  
London: Richard Dennis, 1988. 1st ed. 242 pages. Hardcover. 0903685213 0-903685-21-3. History and identification guide to the patterns. Illustrated on every page in b/w. Signed by the author on FFEP.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no wear no other marks. Spine ends a little softened. We also have volume 2 and volume 5 in this series. # E0970. $20.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Irvine, Louise.   ROYAL DOULTON SERIES WARE: VOLUME 2, OLDE WORLD IMAGERY  
London: Richard Dennis, 1984. 1st ed. 144 pages. Hardcover. 0903685140 0-903685-14-0. History and identification guide to the patterns. Illustrated on every page in b/w. Plus 2 pages of color photos.
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no wear, no marks. We also have other volumes in this series. # E0979. $9.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Irvine, Louise.   ROYAL DOULTON SERIES WARE: VOLUME 5, NEW DISCOVERIES  
London: Richard Dennis, 1998. 1st ed. 80 pages. Hardcover. 0903685531 0-903685-53-1. History and identification guide to the patterns. Illustrated on every page in b/w. Plus 10 pages of color photos.
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no wear, no marks. We also have other volumes in this series. # E0978. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Irvine, Louise.   ROYAL DOULTON SERIES WARE: VOLUME 3, DOULTON IN THE NURSERY  
London: Richard Dennis, 1986. 1st ed. 112 pages. Hardcover. 0903685175 0-903685-17-5. History and identification guide to the patterns. Illustrated on every page in b/w. Plus 4 pages of color photos. Indexed.
Fine/No Jacket. Tight, no wear, no marks. We also have other volumes in this series. # E0980. $10.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Jones, H.E.   LUGER VARIATIONS, VOLUME ONE  
Torrance, CA: Harry E. Jones, 1964. 307 pages. Hardcover. History of manufacture, details on indentification, drawings by Arnold Padilla, and b/w photos throughout. Index. Bright blue cloth-covered boards with gilt titles on front and spine. White dustjacket.
VG/Good. Book tight, unmarked, sharp corners. Dustjacket scuffed, dirty, chipped, and has small tears. Half-inch piece missing at spine top. # E0902. $32.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kaiser Porcelains, .   KAISER PORCELAINS (WITH 1977 PRICE LIST) 54988  
Bavaria: Kaiser Porcelains, 1977. 39 pages. Paperback. Undated product catalog fom Kaiser, with color photos throughout, along with a separate, but matching, price list from January 1977.
Fine/Wraps. # B5381. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kerl, Simon.   SHORTER COURSE IN ENGLISH GRAMMAR  
New York: Ivison, Blakeman, Teylor, 1870. 1st ed. 240 pages. Hardcover. Dark green spine, gilt title. Pictorial cover, list of publisher's school and college textbooks on back. Corners worn. Looks great for almost 140 years old.
VG/No Jacket. Firm binding, PON o/w unmarked. Rear EP missing. # B1392. $23.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Kurtz, Bill.   SLOT MACHINES AND COIN-OP GAMES  
Secaucus, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1997. Reprint. 128 pages. Hardcover. 1555217311 1-55521-731-1. A history of coin-operated amusement games used in arcades and casinos. Illustrated with over 120photos and historic sales fliers.
Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. # E0975. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Laughlin, Ledlie Irwin.   PEWTER IN AMERICA: ITS MAKERS AND THEIR MARKS, THREE VOLUMES IN ONE  
New York: American Legacy Press, 1981. 1st ed. 657 pages. Hardcover. 0517350637 0-517-35063-7. Over 900 illustrations and b/w photos. Volumes I and II first published in 1940, and Volume III first published in 1970. Indices. First edition of the books in one volume.
VG/VG. Tight, with no wear, but owner embossed stamp inside. # E1053. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Le Quesne, L.P.   NELSON COMMEMORATED IN GLASS PICTURES  
Woodbridge: Antique collectors Club, 2001. 103 pages. Hardcover. 1851493964 1-85149-396-4. A catalogue of the seventy known Nelson glass pictures. Description of the process for manufacturing the pictures. Color photos throughout.
Near Fine/Fine. Tight, straight, no wear. Owner name embossed inside book, else Fine. # E0973. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Lee, Josephine.   FABULOUS MANTICORA  
New York: John Day Co., 1976. 1st Am. ed. 186 pages. Hardcover. 0381996190 0-381-99619-0. A London boy becomes entangled in the evil of the valuable antique manticora he steals in order to buy his mother a home away from the tenement they live in.
Near Fine/Near Fine. Light foxing on top edge of text block, rem. mark on bottom. # A4251. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Michael, George.   THE BASIC BOOK OF ANTIQUES  
New York: Arco Publishing, 1974. Reprint. 293 pages. Hardcover. 0668034335 0-668-03433-5. B/w photos throughout.
VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Signed by the author, dated November 1974. # B5382. $6.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morrison, Richard.   TEXAS BOOK PRICES AND SUPPLEMENT 1983 PRICES  
Austin: Morrison Books, 1983. 191 pages. Paperback.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Slightly age darkened, especially the spine. # B1601. $13.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Morton, Robert.   SOUTHERN ANTIQUES AND FOLK ART  
Birmingham: Oxmoor House, 1976. 1st ed. 251 pages. Hardcover. 0848704207 0-8487-0420-7. Bibliography and catalogue of illustrations. Tan linen cover with bright copper gilt decoration on front and title on spine. Filled with color and b/w photos. Square 12.25 inch format.
Fine/Fine. No wear or marks on book or dustjacket. # B8880. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Nutting, Wallace.   FURNITURE TREASURY: VOLUMES I, II, & III  
New York: Macmillan, various. Reprint. Hardcover. Volumes I and II are unpaginated, 5,000 b/w photos are numbered consecutively through the two books. Vol. 1 dated 1954 on title page. Vol. 2 dated 1948 on title page. Drawings in Vol. 3 by Ernest John Donnelly. Volume 3 has 548 pages,and is enhanced descriptions number keyed to photos in Vol 1 and Vol. 2. Vol 3 dated 1949 on title page. Dark blue cloth with gilt titles.
VG/No Jacket. Tight, straight, square. No name or marks. Several spots insect soil. Lettering on spine a bit dull. # B6717. $63.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Prentice, Rina.   AUTHENTIC NELSON  
London: National Maritime Museum, 2005. 1st ed. 192 pages. Hardcover. 0948065621 0-948065-62-1. Investigates the dispersal of Nelson's possessions and traces their regrouping into public and private collections. The second half of the book is a catalogue of the surviving objects once owned by Nelson. Hundreds of color photos. Index.
Fine/Near Fine. No wear, no marks on book. Dustjacket has slightest scuffing on lower corners. # E0932. $13.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Pugh, P.D. Gordon.   NAVAL CERAMICS  
Newport, England: The Ceramic Book Company, . 1st ed. 243 pages. Hardcover. Blue cloth-covered boards with bright gilt title and anchor on front, title on spine. 13 color plates in the text body, with bibliography and index, followed by 130 b/w plates. Much history on the pieces and the makers.
VG/No Jacket. Very solid binding, square and unmarked. # E0882. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schiffer, Herbert F. & Peter.   MINIATURE ANTIQUE FURNITURE: INCLUDING DOLL HOUSE AND CHILDREN'S FURNITURE FROM THE UNITED STATES AND EUROPE  
Wynnewood, PA: Livingston Publishing, 1972. 1st ed. 264 pages. Hardcover. 0870980491 0-87098-049-1. Over 300 b/w and color photos. Each piece fully described, many referenced to full-size examples in other books. Bibliography of antique furniture books. Glossary of furniture details.
Near Fine/VG. Solid binding, no marks. Dj has tiny tear top back, wrinkle spine top. # B7087. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schlegelmilch, Clifford J.   R.S. PRUSSIA: MY ANCESTOR'S CHINA  
Flint, Michigan: Schlegelmilch, 1973. 3rd ed. 44 pages. Paperback. Handbook of Erdmann and Reinhold Schlegelmilch, Prussia and Germany, and Oscar Schlegelmilch, Germany with Porcelain Marks. Map of Germany 1861. Hundreds of china pieces pictured in color with identification. The author gives the history of his family, the creators of fine porcelain known as R.S. Prussia.
Near Fine/Wraps. Stapled booklet with light wear on the cover only. No name or marks. # B8726. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Schuler, Vic.   COLLECTING BRITISH TOBY JUGS  
London: Francis Joseph Publications, 1994. 1st ed. 200 pages. Paperback. 1870703901 1-870703-90-1. Comprehensive pictures and values of all known Tobies. Some color plates, mostly b/w photos. History of the collectibles. Bibliography.
Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear or writing. Owner name embossed inside. # E1046. $7.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Sotheby's, .   SOTHEBY'S AUCTION CATALOGUE SATURDAY, MAY 20, 1989  
New York: Sotheby's, 1989. 1st ed. Paperback. An auction catalogue picturing Fine French and Continental Furniture, Porcelain, Decorations, and Carpets, along with descriptions and projected prices.
VG/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. Light edgewear. # B3921. $12.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Spencer, Donald.   LOOKING AT CASINO CHIPS AND TOKENS: A GUIDE TO TECHNICAL TERMS  
Ormond Beach FL: Camelot Publishing Co, 1994. 88 pages. Paperback. 0892182415 0-89218-241-5. Explanations of the terms most used by dealers and collectors in the activity of collecting casino chips, arranged alphebetically. B/w illustrations on every page.
Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, owner name embossed inside. # E1011. $7.50   View This Item  Inquire Now  
St. Aubyn (editor), Fiona.   IVORY: AN INTERNATIONAL HISTORY AND ILLUSTRATED SURVEY  
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1987. 1st ed. 352 pages. Hardcover. 0810911183 0-8109-1118-3. Essays on ivory by 12 experts, with a practical Guide for Collectors. 400 illustrations, 80 in color. Glossary, bibliography, and index.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book , but owner blindstamp is present. Dustjacket perfect, put in mylar when it was new. # E0935. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
staff, .   JAPANESE WORKS OF ART, SNUFF BOTTLES, CHINESE ART: PUBLIC AUCTION THURSDAY APRIL 6, 1972  
New York: Sotheby, Parke-Bernet, 1972. 1st ed. Paperback. Catalog for auction in New York, 1972 with descriptions and photos of items. Includes prices realized folder printed later.
Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B5305. $15.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Suares, J.C.   THE SNOOPY COLLECTION: ONE THOUSAND FABULOUS SNOOPY PRODUCTS  
New York: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 1982. 1st ed. 96 pages. Hardcover. 094143415X 0-941434-15-X. Relatively scarce history of mugs, dolls, watches, books, calendars, toys and other items featuring Charles Schulz's beloved Snoopy. 150 b/w photos.
Fine/Fine. New copy still in shrinkwrap. # A8618. $28.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tait, Hugh.   CLOCKS AND WATCHES  
London: British Museum, 1983. 72 pages. Paperback. 0714120227 0-7141-2022-7. Traces the history of clocks and watches from the earliest medieval examples to modern times. With 36 color and 40 b/w illustrations. All in the collection of the British Museum.
Fine/Wraps. Tight, no marks, no wear. # B8183. $14.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Talman, C. F.   MENTOR: THE WEATHER JULY 1, 1916 SERIAL NO. 110  
New York: Mentor Association, 1916. 1st ed. 14 pages. Paperback. Booklet from the series "Learn One Thing Every Day". Contains six loose 7" X 9.5" photos with page of information on backs. Tan stiff cover with blue decoration and title. Twelve stapled pages of text.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, firm, no name or marks. # B2813. $7.25     Inquire Now  
Terrell, Jr., George W.   COLLECTING R.S. PRUSSIA: IDENTIFICATION AND VALUES  
Florence, AL: Books Americana, 1982. 1st ed. 221 pages. Paperback. 0896890279 0-89689-027-9. History of the company and guide for collectors, illustrated with about a 1000 pieces. Eight page section of color photos. 1982 prices given with each photo.
Near Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight, unmarked. # B8610. $8.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Tudor, Wm. Tracy.   THE OLD KNIFE BOOK: A WRITTEN GUIDE AND PICTORIAL TO COLLECTING POCKET KNIVES AND THEIR VALUES  
Speedway, IN: Wm. Tracy Tudor, 1978. 311 pages. Paperback. 0891451072 0-89145-107-2. 2700 knives illustrated in b/w, with values current in 1978. Period advertisements. Uncommon.
VG/Wraps. Tight, no marks. Cover is tanned, with few finger marks. # E0885. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Valentine & Sons, .   PHOTOGRAPHIC VIEW ALBUM OF PERTH  
Dundee: Valentine & Sons, 1880. 1st ed. 20 pages. Hardcover. Twenty pages b/w views of Perth and surroundings. Pre-1900 as all conveyances in street scenes are horse drawn (no autos). And the ladies are in long dresses. Dark green with gilt embossed title and decorations. Landscape format. All images are 6.5 X 8 inches.
Near Fine/No Jacket. Clean, intact but a bit loose, no name or marks. Corners bruised, but not worn. # B5529. $135.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Williams, Peter.   WEDGWOOD: A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE  
Radnor PA: Wallace-Homestead Book Co, 1992. 1st ed. 128 pages. Hardcover. 0870696572 0-87069-657-2. Illustrated in color throughout. Price guide and index.
Near Fine/Fine. No wear on book or dustjacket. Owner name embossed inside. # E0968. $17.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Wilson, R.L.   ANTIQUE ARMS ANNUAL 1971: SPONSORED BY THE TEXAS GUN COLLECTORS' ASSOCIATION, FEATURING THE JAMES S. FOWLER COLLECTION  
San Antonio: S.P. Stevens Publisher, 1971. 1st ed. 262 pages. Paperback. 5,000 copies printed. 13.5 x 10.5 inch landscape format. Color or b/w photos on every page. Advertisements for makers, dealers, and shows.
VG/Wraps. No wear, no marks. # E0931. $30.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  
Winchester Repeating Arms, .   WINCHESTER'S REPEATING FIRE ARMS, RIFLED MUSKETS, CARBINES, HUNTING AND TARGET RIFLES, ETC. AND METALLIC CARTRIDGES OF ALL KINDS  
Jon R. Wilkinson/Chas Worman, 1966. Reprint. 64 pages. Paperback. Facsimile reprint of the Winchester Company Catalogue of May 1st, 1878. B/w illustrations throughout. Gray card cover with black titles on front, arial view of Winchester's factory on back cover.
VG/Wraps. Binding tight, no name or marks, but faint coffee spill on back and foredge. # E0955. $21.00   View This Item  Inquire Now  

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