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Image for Dhurrie: Flatwoven Rugs of India

Dhurrie: Flatwoven Rugs of India

By: Ahuja, Shyam; etc.

Price: $89.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, India Book House: 2000

Seller ID: 002572


This sumptuous, oversize (10 3/4 x 14) volume covers the history and development of dhurries. 350 full color illustrations, 271 pages, glossary, bibliography, index. White boards with tan design and lettering. View more info

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Charm Of Charms

By: Albert, Jade; Hackney, Ki

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Harry N Abrams Inc: 2005

Edition: New

Seller ID: 003159


166 full-color photographs, 160 pages, index. The story of charms ,charm collectors and jewelers who have created them. View more info

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Match Holders : 100 Years of Ingenuity

By: Alsford, Denis B.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Atglen, PA, U.S.A., Schiffer Publishing, Limited: 1994

Seller ID: 002243


680 color photos, table of patents and manufacurers, description and values. View more info

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Collecting Cast Iron

By: Ames, Alex

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Derbyshire, England, Moorland Publishing: 1980

Seller ID: 12427


142 pages, illustrated throughout in b&w, indexed. Major manufacturers, British and American, are discussed. chapter on cleaning, identification and display. View more info

Beyond Necessity Art in the Folk Tradition

By: Ames, Kenneth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania, Winterthur Museum: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001044


Vg/No jacket Bound in black cloth, slightly cocked, front lower corner bumped. Affectionate gift inscription on ffep is only marking, pages are clean, binding is sound. From the collections of Winterthur Museum at the Branywine River museum, Chadd's Forn, Pennsyvania, September 17 - November 16, 1977. Annotated bibliography, illustrated with b&w photography throughout. Small remainder dot on edge. View more info

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Arts and Crafts Style

By: Anscombe, Isabelle

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Phaidon Press, Incorporated: 1996

Seller ID: 002337


This is a new copy with a tiny bit of edgewear. Stamped on first page 'non mint copy'. Over 180 color illustrations and 100 b&w. A survey of the Arts and crafts movement in Europe and the United States. Index and bibliography. A wealth of information and a visual treat. View more info

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Arts & Crafts to Art Deco: The Jewellery and Silver of HG Murphy

By: Atterbury, Paul

Price: $69.50

Publisher: Easthampton, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Antique Collectors Club Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: 004845


183 pages, indexed, profusely illustrated throughout. View more info

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Britten's Old Clocks and Watches and Their Makers

By: Baille, G. H.; Clutton C.; Ilbert, C. A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1956

Seller ID: 001549


7th edition "A historical and descriptive account of the different styles of clocks and watches of the past in England and abroad containing a list of nearly fourteen thousand makers." Hundreds of clear b&w photographs. Bound in dark blue cloth, Former owner's name on ffep is only marking, a corner is clipped on this same endpaper. Interior clean and crisp. Jacket is worn at the folds and edges, now protected in mylar. View more info

Bennington Pottery and Porcelain

By: Barret, Richard Carter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1958

Seller ID: 001045


VG/VG Over 2000 items illustrated. Bookplate and embossed mark on ffep are the only marks, binding tight, pages clean. Jacket has some chips on edges, now in mylar. A guide to identification. View more info

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Cowan Pottery and the Cleveland School

By: Bassett, Mark T.; Naumann, Victoria

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Schiffer Pub Ltd: 1997

Seller ID: 003123


Over 1120 photographs in color and b&w chronicle the pottery, the marks and the artists signatures. 371 pages, indexed, values. Text gives extensive information about the artists and their works. View more info

Art of Rene Lalique

By: Bayer, Patricia & Waller, Mark

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Quantum Publishing: 2002

Seller ID: 001308


Eagle editions. Oversize volume with 350 full-color photgraphs and a detailed study of more than 250 pieces. View more info

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Pueblo and Navajo Contemporary Pottery : and Directory of Artists

By: Berger, Guy; Schiffer, Nancy N.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Atglen, PA, U.S.A., Schiffer Publishing, Limited: 2004

Edition: 2

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 006334


2/e, revised and expanded, indexed, full-color with descriptions and values. Signed by Guy Berger. View more info

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Meissen China : An Illustrated History

By: Berling, K. (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Mineola, NY, U.S.A., Dover Publications, Incorporated: 1972

Seller ID: 002575


History of Meissen China 1710 to 1910. Over 700 illustrations, including 72 in full color. 191 pages, clean and tightly bound. Unmarked sav for a sticker on blank endpaper with information about china repair. View more info

Quilts, Coverlets, Rugs and Samplers

By: Bishop, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A., Alfred a Knopf Inc: 1982

Seller ID: 002928


Knopf Collector's Guide to American Antiques series. A wealth of information about American Quilts, etc. Full color photographs, line drawings, index. 476 pages, collecting tips and price guide. Unmarked, binding firm, crease in spine. View more info

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Leather Bound Books, Identification and Values

By: Boutiette, Arthur

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Padicah, Ky, Collector Books: 2006

Seller ID: 004022


254 pages, hundreds of full color photographs with descptions and prices. A history of printing, history of bookbindings, Glossary of terms and a section on book care. View more info

Salt Dishes Illustrations and Desriptions of 1359 Different Salt Dishes From the Collection of C. W. Brown

By: Brown, C. w.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Des Moines, Iowa, Wallace Homestead: 1968

Edition: Ex-Library Edition

Seller ID: 8294


148 pages, typical library marking on cover and endpapers, back hinge cracked. Interior pages bright, b&w photographs. View more info

Image for Cottage Ware: Ceramic Tableware Shaped as Buildings, 1920s-1990s

Cottage Ware: Ceramic Tableware Shaped as Buildings, 1920s-1990s

By: Busby, Eileen Rose

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Schiffer Publishing, Limited: 2003

Seller ID: 002808


Over 350 cottage ware items pictured in color and b&w. Grouped by makers, including English, American, and German potteries. Values included. View more info

18th-Century Wedgwood A Guide for Collectors & Connoisseurs

By: Buten, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Methuen: 1982

Edition: Ex-Library Edition

Seller ID: 8295


192 pages, indexed, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Interior pages clean and bright, enpapers have library marking. Jacket is in a fresh mylar protector. View more info

Candleholders in America 1650-1900 A Comprehensive Collection of american and European Candle fixtures Used in America

By: Butler, Joseph t.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Bonanza Books: 1967

Seller ID: 9845


136 full page plates in b&w, bibliography, index. Unmarked, bound in yellow cloth. Covers candlesticks, candleabras, chandeliers, sconces, condle stands and lanterns as well as candle snuffers. View more info

Image for All Things Alice: The Wit, Wisdom and Wonderland of Lewis Carroll

All Things Alice: The Wit, Wisdom and Wonderland of Lewis Carroll

By: Carroll, Lewis; Sunshine, Linda

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Clarkson Potter: 2004

Seller ID: 003191


352 pages, full-color. A must for the Alice affectionado. View more info