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The Early American Collection of Mr. And Mrs. G. G. Ernst, Norwalk, Connecticut

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Art Galleries: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000396

Condition: Very Good


Auction catalog from famous Norwalk, CT, estate. Moderately soiled/toned covers, chipping with partial separation of front cover along joint. 201 pp., stiffened wraps (board covers), illus. 860 catalogued lots. View more info

Oriental Rugs and Carpets

By: N/A

Price: $42.50

Publisher: New York, Review Publishing Company: 1910

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 003792

Condition: Very Good


2nd (Enlarged) Edition. Burgundy cloth, white lettering and binding design (crescent moon and star). 199 pp., illus. w/ maps, b&w plates. Gift inscription dated 1920 on FFEP, unknown if by someone associated with this publication. Rubbed spine extremities, the top extrem. a bit frayed. Slightly rubbed corners, back strip a bit sunned. Clean interior, firm binding. View more info

A Catalog of American Antique Furniture (Illustrated)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Strafford, PA, The Elf's Head Press: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008175

Condition: Near Fine


"A concise, simplified study of the styles and periods of American furniture, with most of the articles of antique furniture particularly described and illustrated so as to enable the reader to identify them." Pale yellow wraps. 52 pp., illus. Slight wear. View more info

Special List of Articles and Materials for Brass Relief Decoration

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, F. Weber & Co.:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008176

Condition: Fair-Good


Repousse Work catalogue by F. Weber & Co., manufacturers, importers and dealers in artists' materials, draughtsmen's and engineers' supplies, 1125 Chestnut St., Philadelphia. Circa 1910s, undated, brown paper wraps. Both covers separated from stapled binding along foldline. Front panel chipped along fore- and bottom edges, approx. 5% loss. Appears to lack title pg., pp. 1-2 detached but present. 18 pp., illus. Desk accessories, boxes, tea service, panels, mirror frames, ... View more info

Magnifique ensemble de meubles et objets d'art Francais, Collection Monsieur Akram Ojjeh

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sporting d'Hiver, Monte Carlo, Sotheby Parke Bernet Monaco S.A.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008213

Condition: Fine


Auction catalogue. Red cloth, lettered in gold foil. Illus. endpapers. 273 pp., 201 catalogued lots, illus. w/ color + b&w plates. As issued. Slight shelf wear to dust jacket. View more info

Chronicle of the Museum for the Arts of Decoration of Cooper Union [Partial Run of 16 Early Issues: 1.1, 1.4, 1.5, 1.6, 1.8, 1.10, 1.11, 2.5, 2.7, 2.8, 2.10, 3.1-3, 3.5]

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010969

Condition: VG+


Partial run of a seldomfound decoraive arts publication, published irregularly. This partial set consists of 16 issues published in 13 parts, from the scarce inaugural issue Vol. I, No. 1 (Winter 1934-35) through Vol. 3, No. 5 (Oct. 1963). All are in original paper wrappers, illus. w/ b&w plates, ranging from about 20 to about 40 pages, with a wealth of informative articles on printed fabrics, textiles, wall paper, ceramics, laces and buttons, stage designs, and more. Mo... View more info

Summary of Lectures and Bibliography: Pennsbury Manor -- Americana Forum, 28-30 Sept., 1 Oct. 1967

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Morrisville, PA, Pennsbury Manor: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013204

Condition: VG+


Illus. stiff paper wraps, stapled binding. Unpaginated; reproduced typescript with 1-2 pp. abstracts of lectures on various aspects of 18th- and 19th-century American folk and material culture, antiques, decorative arts. Light shelf wear. A former owner has added extensive and historically valuable annotations in a neat and precise hand. View more info

Important American Furniture and Folk Art From the Estate of Andrew D. Wolfe

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Sotheby's: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014407

Condition: Fine


Auction catalog. 20 Jan. 2001. 96, 157 catalogued lots, color plates. As issued. Prices realized list laid in. View more info

Persian and Islamic Works of Art / Near Eastern Carpets and Rugs / 19th Century European Paintings [9-10 Dec. 1977 Auction Catalog, Sale No. 4060]

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Sotheby Parke Bernet: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015012

Condition: VG+


Auction catalog, squarish 8vo. Sale 4060. 310 catalogued lots, most pictured, color + b&w plates. Mild edge wear. View more info

American Mail Order Fashions 1880-1900: Pictures and Copy Reproduced from Original Catalogs and Magazines of the Times [Americana Review]

By: N/A

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Scotia, NY, Americana Review: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018262

Condition: Near Fine


1st thus, consisting of previously published material, reproduced in facsimile. Pale orange illus. wraps. Light shelf wear, nearly as issued. 32 pp., illus. View more info

Decorative Ironwork: Some Aspects of Design and Technique

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Council for Small Industries in Rural Areas: 1973

Seller ID: 021743

Condition: Fine


Black cloth, lettered in white. Essentially as issued. Slight shelf wear to dust jacket, now in archival mylar. 80 pp., illus. w/ 127 figures (b&w photographs, line drawings). 5th ptg.: Aug. 1973. Quite obscure issue, seldom seen stateside. View more info

The ABC's of Wrought Iron [A B C s of Wrought Iron]: What It Is - Why It Lasts - How It Is Fabricated - Where to Use It

By: N/A

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA, A. M. Byers Co.:

Seller ID: 021744

Condition: VG+


Booklet. [16] pp., illus. Mild shelf/handling wear, a bit rubbed at corners. View more info

Maximum Spans for Joists and Rafters [Southern Pine Technical Bulletin No. 2]

By: N/A

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New Orleans, LA, Southern Pine Association: 0

Seller ID: 021833

Condition: VG+


Booklet. Covers mildly toned along edges, 1968 receipt stamp at top front corner, light handling. 16 pp., charts, illus. Design criteria, loads and deflection limitations, tables, conversion diagram. View more info

Plain and Fancy: New England Painted Furniture [1987 Exhibition]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sandwich, MA, Heritage Plantation of Sandwich: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025085

ISBN: 0939059029

Condition: Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps, booklet. Exhibition catalog. [88] pp., illus. w/ 8 color plates, many additional b&w. As issued. View more info

Collecting New Jersey Antiques: A Comprehensive Collection of the Major Articles on Antiques of New Jersey, Written by the Foremost Authorities

By: N/A

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Union City, NJ, Books About New Jersey/Wm. H. Wise and Co.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025183

ISBN: 083497536X

Condition: Fine


Blue marbled-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket slightly rubbed at head of spine and corners, with 1" closed tear and associated creasing along top rear edge, now in archival mylar. x,374 pp., illus. Former owner signature on front flyleaf. A dated but still quite useful reference. View more info

Russian Space History [Sotheby's New York Sale No. 6753, 16 Mar. 1996]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Sotheby's New York: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026395

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps. Very slight shelf wear. 399 catalogued lots, biographies, index, illus. w/ color, b&w photographs, accompanied by Addendum booklet and prices realized list. View more info

Crosby-Frisian Fur Company Catalog Number 47: Fur and Leather Garments / Taxidermy in all its Branches

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rochester, NY, Crosby-Frisian Fur Company:

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 026858

Condition: Very Good


Booklet, salmon wraps w/ illus. of moose prancing through a pond of water. Modest wear to covers, somewhat flecked, creased bottom front cover Firm binding. Undated, ca. 1920s. 32 pp., illus. Fashions, taxidermy supplies, etc. View more info

The New York Cabinetmaker and His Use of Space

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, New-York Historical Society: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030321

Condition: Very Good


Booklet, 8-panel foldout, illus. Modest handling wear, lightly foxed upper front cover. Accompaniment to 1976 NYHS exhibition. Scarce. View more info

William Frost Mobley Catalog 3: An American Enterprise - A Fully Illustrated Catalog with Over 1250 Items [Trade Cards, Advertising, Ephemera]

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Schoharie, NY, William Frost Mobley: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030634

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff illus. wraps. Light shelf wear, former owner's address stamp on Contents page. 120 pp., fully illus. in b&w with examples of 19th-century American trade cards. View more info

The Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania: Catalogue - Loan Exhibition of Historical Objectds under the Auspices of the Associate Committee of Women in the Historical Society of Pennsylvania

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030773

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet, gray wraps, lettered in black. Historical society stamp to lower front cover, lower main title, and lower back cover. 58 pp., 100 catalogued objects (not pictured). Scarce. View more info

Common Tools of the 19th Century with Separate Price Guide

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gas City, IN, L-W Productions:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033077

Condition: Near Fine


Booket, light brown textured stiff wraps, lettered/illus. in black. Slight shelf wear. [iv],80 pp., illus. w/ reproductions of vintage advertisements and catalogue illus. Price guide laid in. View more info

Scientific and Engineering Works of Art, Instruments and Models [Christie's Los Angeles auction - 24 Oct. 2001: BAMBI-9820]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Christie's Los Angeles: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034493

Condition: Fine


Stiff color illus. wraps. 122 pp., 129 catalogued lots, illus, in color. As issued. View more info

Illustrated Catalogue of Parker Brothers' Standard Games [1891 Catalog - Facsimile Reprint]

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Keene, NH, Antique Toy Collectors of America: 1985

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 034693

Condition: Fine


Booklet, tan illus. wraps, lettered in black. Slighlty handled, virtually as issued. 64 pp., illus. Facsimile reprint of 1891 Parker Brothers catalog, issued by Parker Brothers, Salem, MA. Scarce. View more info

Wood Pulp: A Basic Fiber - The Story of the Origin, Development and Economic Status of a Great American Industry

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, United States Pulp Producers Association: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037238

Condition: Near Fine


Light gray 1/4 cloth, pale green paper covered boards. Light shelf wear, covers a bit tanned along edges. 48 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Clock Dial: Centennial Issue 1885-1985 [Dr. Pepper soft drink history, w/ i-pg. TLS]

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Dallas, TX, Dr. Pepper Co.: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037853

Condition: VG+


Stiff color pictorial wraps, stapled binding. Slight creasing along binding fold, covers mildly thumbed and with light shelf wear. Special 100th anniversary commemorative issue, two-in-one, 48 + 48 pp., illus. Soda pop advertising/merchandising history. Accompanied by 1-pg. TLS on Dr. Pepper letterhead from Volney Martin, dated 27 Aug. 1985 responding to a personal request for information regarding the history of Dr. Pepper. View more info