Bruckmann's Uhren-Lexikon (German Edition)

By: Ballweg, Manfred

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Munich, Bruckmann: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9166


Unread, unmarked, minimal shelf wear. ; 304 pages View more info

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Kleinmöbel aus drei Jahrhunderten : Typen, Stile, Meister

By: Bangert, Albrecht

Price: $15.00

Publisher: München, Germany, Keysersche Verlagsbuchhdlg: 1978

Seller ID: 744


Unread, unmarked. Text in German. The word for word English translation of the title is Small Furniture of Three Centuries: Type, Style, Maker. The 3 centuries are 18th, 19th and 20th. Thomas Sheraton is well represented, as are cabinet makers making art nouveau furniture and art deco furniture. 152 pages, 4 in color. 163 b&w photos. Index. View more info

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Bruckmann's Porzellan-Lexikon 2 Vols

By: Biedrzynski, Effi

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Bruckmann: 1979

Seller ID: 1672


Two volumes in slipcase. New, unread, unmarked. Vol 1 A-K, 256 pp. Vol 2 L-Z, 264 pp. Between the two volumes there are 251 color and b/w photos. View more info

Wine & Price 1998 International Auction Results Wine & Spirits

By: Blattel, Harry; Stainless, Frank E. (Editors)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Arts & Antiques Edition Munich: 1997

Seller ID: 8875


Two-volume set shrink-wrapped in mint condition. Comprehensive wine price list for all wine lovers, merchants, restaurateurs, auctioneers, collectors, and connoiseurs. 150,000 auction prices of 30,000 wines from 100 wine regions from around the world. Charts, general index, producers index, information on the past auction years and other historical data, a list of all wines from Chateau Abiet to Zonnebloem wines, special chapters on Bordeaux, Burgundy and California wine... View more info

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Die Nurnberger Hausmaler Emailfarbendekor auf Glasern und Fayencen der Barockzeit (German Edition)

By: Bosch, Helmut

Price: $99.00

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Klinkhardt & Biermann: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9159


Unread, unmarked. Paper-covered slipcase and in original shrink wrap.; 600 pages View more info

Boswell's Life of Samuel Johnson LLD Including a Journal of His Tour to The Hebrides, Tour in Wales, Correspondence with Mrs. Thrale, 10 Vols.

By: Boswell, James

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: London, Henry G. Bohn: 1859

Seller ID: 5462


10 volumes, bound in 3/4 leather over marbleized boards with five raised bands & extra gilt. Marginal wear to leather. Marbled endpapers and edges. Light rubbing to bottom edges and corners. Vol II has one shaken leaf. The bindings are solid, internal hinges beginning to crack, none all the way through. All in all a very well preserved set. Numerous additions and notes by the Right Hon. J. Wilson Crocker. Revised and enlarged under the direction of John Wright. Illustrat... View more info

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Fun Without Vulgarity Victorian and Edwardian Popular Entertainment Posters

By: Catherine Haill

Price: $9.99

Publisher: London, UK, The Stationery Office: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1867


Unread, unmarked. 80 pages of color plates plus 12 b&w illustrations. Bibliography, index of artists. This book is a collection of 80 entertainment posters from England which were produced during the last twenty years of the 19th century and the first decade of the 20th century. In the history of popular entertainment, none is more recognized than the British Music Hall. This selection of posters, from the archives of the Public Record Office at Kew, takes us back to an ... View more info

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Collector's Handbook

By: Cincinnati Art Museum Staff

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio, Cincinnati Art Museum: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7686


Unread, unmarked. Ffep shaken but present. Published in conjunction with the Collector's Symposium, it contains 10 essays on collecting and preserving art. ; 80 pages View more info

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Christie's Pictorial History of English and American Silver

By: Clayton, Michael

Price: $19.99

Publisher: Oxford, England, Phaidon-Christie's: 1985

Seller ID: 3664


Unread, minor shelf wear. Out-of-print 1985 classic book on English and American silver published by one of the world's foremost auction houses, Christie's. A perfect reference book for professional dealers and collectors alike, this book has color and black & white photos of over 1000 pieces and covers the periods and styles from the Middle Ages to the 19th Century. As a bonus the book includes auction prices for pieces illustrated. After a general introduction discussi... View more info

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Christie's Pictorial History of English and American Silver

By: Clayton, Michael

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Oxford, England, Phaidon-Christie's: 1985

Seller ID: 3826


Former store display copy with tears to dj. View more info

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Let's Collect Scotch Whisky

By: Daiches, David

Price: $2.99

Publisher: Norwich, UK, Jarrold: 1999

Seller ID: 1303


Saddle-stiched paperback. Unread, text unmarked, light scuffing to wraps. David Daiches, a collector and a Scot, explains in words and pictures the process of making scotch, from wetting the barley, to distilling the spirits. Barley, peat and water are the essential ingredients in distilling scotch whisky, yet there are regional differences in taste and color and the author explains what causes these differences, as well as the difference between single malt and blended ... View more info

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Let's Collect Scotch Whisky

By: Daiches, David

Price: $3.90

Publisher: Norwich, UK, Jarrold: 1999

Seller ID: 7809


Saddle-stiched paperback. New, flawless. David Daiches, a collector and a Scot, explains in words and pictures the process of making scotch, from wetting the barley, to distilling the spirits. Barley, peat and water are the essential ingredients in distilling scotch whisky, yet there are regional differences in taste and color and the author explains what causes these differences, as well as the difference between single malt and blended scotch. Contrary to what many peo... View more info

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Music of the Sea

By: David Proctor

Price: $9.99

Publisher: London, UK, HMSO/National Maritime Museum: 1992

Seller ID: 5045


Unread, unmarked. Explores the role of music on the lives of those living a life at sea. Well researched with the help of museums in the U.K and the U.S. A few pieces of scrimshaw are also illustrated. 150 pp. Illustrated. Indexed. View more info

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Gebrauchsgerattypen Band II: Das Metallgerat Mitteleuropas vom Spatmittelalter bis ins 19. Jahrhundert

By: Dexel, Thomas

Price: $99.00

Publisher: Munich, Klinkhardt & Biermann: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8099


Unread, unmarked, wrapped in glassine-like material and in plain-looking slip case. Utilitarian objects in metal used in Central Europe from the Middle Ages to the 19th Century. 713 superb photographs, 16 full color plates, 33 b/w drawings. ; 406 pages View more info

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Bruckmann's Silber-Lexikon

By: Dombi, Istvan & Bernd Hofler & Ingrid Loschek

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Munich, Bruckmann: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9161


Unread, minimal shelfwear. US distributor's sticker to cp. In storage for many years. ; German Edition; 340 pages View more info

ABC's of Old Glass

By: Drepperd, Carl W.

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Award Books: 1968

Edition: First Paperback Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 11343


No major creases or tears to wraps. Sharp corners, tight and square binding. Text is clean but tanned. Contains 1,000 illustrations and thousands of simple, concise definitions of names, styles, manufacturing processes, patterns and types of glassware.; 288 pages View more info

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Keramik und Graphik des 18. Jahrhunderts: Vorlagen für Maler und Modelleure

By: Ducret, Siegfried

Price: $99.00

Publisher: Braunschweig, Germany, Klinkhardt & Biermann: 1973

Seller ID: 7807


Unread, unmarked in publisher's individual shipping box. 216 pp, 422 illus. Interesting study of the ornamental designs used in ceramics and their printed sources in the 18th century. View more info

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Devils, Drugs and Doctors: A Wellcome History of Medicine

By: Earle Hackett, Editor

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, ICCA: 1986

Seller ID: 10115


Unread, unmarked. Profusely illus. in color and b/w. This is the catalog of the Wellcome Museum of the History of Medicine exhibit. Lots of old medical instruments. ; 60 pages View more info

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Antique Dolls of China & Bisque

By: Fainges, Marjory

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Kenthurst, Australia, Kangaroo Pr: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 448


The book is unread with mild shelf and handling wear such as light rubbing to the bottom edges of the boards. The dust jacket is not as crisp as that of a book that has never been handled. Small scratches and the occasional crease are possible and there is a short closed tear running down from the top edge of the dust jacket. The text is clean, bright, and unmarked. Having been a collector of antique dolls for many years, author Marjory Fainges knows that collectors want... View more info

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Bicycle Collectibles And Where to Find Them with Pricing Guide (Cycling Resources Ser.)

By: Gindling, Dan

Price: $14.50

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, U.S.A., Van Der Plas: 2001

Seller ID: 3681


Unread, unmarked. It shows an extraordinary range of bicycle related categories of collectibles, from complete bicycles and bicycle parts to posters, steins, trading cards, postcards, stamps and coffee mugs. It also gives you an idea of prices you can expect to pay in today's market. 246 color photos.; 152 pages View more info