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18th-Century Wedgwood A Guide for Collectors & Connoisseurs

By: Buten, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Methuen, 1982

Edition: Ex-Library Edition


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

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ABC Plates and Mugs

By: Lindsay, Irene; Lindsay, Ralph

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paducah, KY, U.S.A., Collector Books, 1997


206 pages, illustrated in color throughout. english Staffordshire plates and mugs plus Yellow Ware, German Hard Paste, tin, Litho and Americca ABC Ware. View more info

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ABC's of ABC Ware

By: Shipkowitz, Davida; Shipkowitz, Irving

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Atglen, PA, U.S.A., Schiffer Publishing, Limited, 2002


Comprehensive look at the graphics found on all kinds of children's alphabet ware. Profusely illustrated in color and b&w, values, indexed, bibliography. View more info

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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


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

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American Antiques & Collectibles

By: Ward, S.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Book Sales, Incorporated, 1996


343 pages plus index. An essential visual reference source for the experienced or would-be collector. With over 1000 photographs, this book shows mostly items that are accessible (not just museum pieces) for a comprehensive introduction to America's most popular collectibles. A full-color coffee table size format. View more info

American Art Pottery : Miller's Treasure or Not? How to Compare and Appraise (Miller's Treasure or Not? Ser.)

By: Rago, David; Perrault, Suzanne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Millers Publications, 2001


Full color photos of art ware from 43 featured potteries. How to access style, condition, authenticity and value. Glossary, index. View more info

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American Chairs: Queen Anne and Chippendale: Queen Anne and Chippendale

By: Kirk, John T.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Knopf, 1972

Edition: First Edition


252 illustrations showing strtucture and design of 180 chairs. Divided by region, each example gives details of woods used, dimensions, design and construction. 207 pages, indexed. Brown cloth binding with gold stamping on the spine. Jacket is not price-clipped, now protected in mylar. View more info

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American Clock: A Comprehensive Pictorial Survey 1723-1900, With a Listing of 6153 Clockmakers

By: Distin, William H.; Bishop, Robert Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton and Co., 1976

Edition: First Edition


360 pages, 700 b&w illustrations, 84 color plates, over 100 of the photographs show close ups of the dials and works. Indexed, stated first edition. View more info

American Copper & Brass

By: Kauffman, Henry J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Camden, NJ, Thomas Nelson & sons, 1968


288 pages, indexed, bibliography, list of coppersmiths, list of brass founders. Illustrated throughout in b&w, illustrated endpapers. Unmarked with cloth binding. Jacket has been lamiated for protection. View more info

American Country Pottery : Yellowware and Spongeware

By: Ketchum, William C., Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Alfred A. Knopf Incorporated, 1987

Edition: First edition


No marks or creases, clean. Color photos and discusiion of early pottery in America. Lists of Spongeware and Yellowware makers by state, bibliography A useful reference. Photographs by Schecter Lee. View more info

American Hooked and Sewn Rugs : Folk Art Underfoot

By: Kopp, Joel; Kopp, Kate

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, 1985

Edition: 2


2nd edition, 141 pages, indexed. Full color illustrations throughout. Former owner's small stamp inside front cover is the only marking. View more info

American Quilts : Miller's Treasure or Not? How to Compare and Appraise (Miller's Treasure or Not? Ser.)

By: Rubin, Stella

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Millers Publications, 2001


Fully illus. in color. Overview of the history of quilts in America with specific examples and advice on valuing quilts. Tips on caring for and displaying, biblipgraphy and resource list. View more info

American Stonewares; the Art & Craft of Utilitarian Potters

By: Greer, Georgeanna H.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Atglen, PA, U.S.A., Schiffer, 2005

Edition: 4


4th edition with revised price guide. Over 350 b&w photographs and 16 color plates. Extensive discussion of forms, glazes and decoration. 286 pages. indexed, glossary, bibliography decorated endpapers. View more info

Anglo-American China, Part II; Other Than American Views

By: Laidacker, Sam

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bristol, Pa, Sam Laidacker, 1951


144 pages, b&w photographs, indexed. Book is as new, jacket is worn through at the fold and has a 1 1/2" chip on the top in the front. View more info

Antique Collector's Directory of Period Detail

By: Davidson, Paul; Lambert, Deborah; Hotopf, William; Base, Jill; Griffith, Yvonne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hauppauge, NY, U.S.A., Barrons, 2000


Heavily illustrated guide to identification of key characteristics, shapes and forms of period styles. Covers, furniture, glass, lighting and much more. Glossary and index. 224 pages. Bound in black cloth with gold lettering on spine. View more info