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Opinions II: Philatelic Expertizing - An Inside View
New york: Philatelic Foundation, 1984. 229 pages. The book contains a number of essays on various aspects of the "deeper look into the expertizing of stamps and covers at the Philatelic Foundation.". ISBN: 9780911989168.
First edition (first printing). Near fine copy in black cloth with bright gold lettering and insignia. No dust jacket.Book ID: 263145
A History of European Picture Frames
London: Paul Mitchell Limited / Merrell Holberton, (1996). 136 pages. 9 by 11 inches. First published as an article in the 34-volume Dictionary of Art published by Macmillan,, 1996. First separate edition. Illustrated in black-and-white. ISBN: 9781858940366.
First edition (first printing). Light bumps to corners and spine head thus a near fine in a similar dust jacket with a few small tears to the lamination at the edges, and 2 very thin 6-3/4 inch shallow slices to front panel thus very good.Book ID: 223707More details Price: $30.00
Sotheby's Concise Encyclopedia of Silver
Conran Octopus, 1994. ISBN: 9781850297598.
Very GoodBook ID: 178158More details Price: $10.00
Netsuke: Story Carvings of Old Japan (Hardcover)
unknown, 1994. ISBN: B002W2363C.
Very GoodBook ID: 178146More details Price: $8.73
America's Ancient Treasures: A Guide to Archaeological Sites and Museums in the United States and Canada
University of New Mexico Press, 1993. ISBN: 9780826314505.
Very GoodBook ID: 178075More details Price: $11.23
Golden Hoard of Bactria: From the Excavation of the Tillya-tepe Necropolis in Northern Afghanistan
Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 1985. ISBN: 9780810909878.
Very GoodBook ID: 178067
Gold of Africa: Jewellery and Ornaments from Ghana, Cote d Ivoire, Mali and Senegal
Te Neues Publishing Company, 1989. ISBN: 9783791309149.
Very GoodBook ID: 178065
Southwestern Indian Jewelry
Abbeville Press, 1992. ISBN: 9781558592827.
Very GoodBook ID: 178063More details Price: $12.50
The Ultimate Guide To Collectible Lego Sets
Krause Publications, 2015. ISBN: 9781440244827.
RemainderBook ID: 174412More details Price: $11.23
Teddy Bears and Steiff Animals: First Series
Collector Books, 2000. ISBN: 9780891452676.
Very GoodBook ID: 150281More details Price: $6.25
European Crowns Since 1800 (Excluding the German States)
Buffalo: Foster & Stewart, 1947. 193 pages. Black-and-white illustrations. ISBN: B0854MZFSR.
First edition (first printing). A very good copy in pebbled cloth with silver lettering. No dust jacket. Errata sheets enclosed.Book ID: 262314More details Price: $12.50
Clockwork Music: An Illustrated History of Mechanical Musical Instruments from the Musical Box to the Pianola; from Automaton Lady Virginal Players to the Orchestrion
London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, (1973). 334 pages. The book tells the history and development of the instruments of mechanical music interwoven with advertisements, announcements, catalogues and newspaper articles. The 1742 monograph on Vaucanson's incredible automaton duck is reproduced in full along with descriptions of other automata. Numerous black-and-white illustrations. ISBN: 9780047890048.
First edition (first printing). A very good copy in a very good dust jacket. A bit musty.Book ID: 212744
Clockwork Music: An illustrated History of Mechanical Musical Instruments from the Musical Box to the Pianola; from Automaton Lady Virginal Players to Ochestrion
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc, (1973). 334 pages. Profusely illustrated with black-and-white photographs. ISBN: 9780517500002.
First edition. Near fine copy in green cloth with bright gold lettering. Very good illustrated dust jacket with mild edge wear.Book ID: 212053
Warman's Antiques & Collectibles 2018 (51st edition)
(Iola, WI): (Krause Publications), 2017. 702 pages. ISBN: 9781440247774.
A near fine copy in wrappers (paperback).Book ID: 200484
London: Seeley and Co., Limited, 1898. 104 pages. The book contains 4 copperplates with tissue guards. Numerous black-and-white illustrations in text. ISBN: B0016MAZX8.
First edition (first printing). A very good copy in burgundy cloth with gilt illustration and lettering. Mild edge wear. Spine ends rolled.Book ID: 223462
Nyack: Published on the occasion of the New York World's Fair 1964 - 1965, 1966. 44 pages. ISBN: 281AIB1017624.
Very good in wrappers (paperback). Plastic spiral binding with orange paper wrappers.Book ID: 78673More details Price: $25.00
A World of Belts: Africa, Asia, Oceania, America from the Ghysels Collection
(Milano, Italy): Skira, 2004. 318 pages. 9-3/4 by 11-1/4 inches. A regional survey of belts from around the world, with notes on materials, dimensions and uses. One in a series on ethnic jewelry. Profusely illustrated with color photo reproductions by Mauro Magliani. ISBN: 9788884918659.
First edition (first printing). Near fine with a nicked spine edge, in a dust jacket that is a bit scuffed and worn at the edges, else near fine. A large, heavy book.Book ID: 138296More details Price: $43.75
Oriental Rugs: Antique and Modern
New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1922. 320 pages. ISBN: 281AIB0016236.
A very good copy in decorative cloth lacking a dust jacket. One inch tear to the cloth at the spine head.Book ID: 10078
Russian Awards: 18th -- Beginning 20th Centuries (Second, revised edition)
Moscow: Education, 2003. 207 pages. A history of military medals and decoration along with stories of soldiers and battles. This revised edition with a new chapter about awards of the Anti-Communist White Armies. Most text in Russian with shorter summaries in English. Profusely illustrated with captions in both Russian and English. ISBN: 9785090121422.
A near fine hardcover copy with illustrated covers; no dust jacket. Light dings to spine ends and bottom edge.Book ID: 223148More details Price: $50.00
The Taskers Collection of Traction Engines, Road Rollers, Agricultural Machinery and Industrial Artefacts
London: Christie, Manson & Woods. Auction catalogue. 22 February 1969. 61 pages. A brief history of Taskers of Andover introduces the catalogue which includes small artefacts, hand tools, models, agricultural machinery, wagons, traction engines, road rollers and steam wagon. The larger pieces are illustrated with black-and-white photographs. ISBN: B004QLOBPE.
First edition (first printing). Very good in wrappers (paperback).Book ID: 78943