Basel, Switzerland: Puppenhausmuseum Steineck-Siftung, 2000. Paperback. Limited to 2500 copies. First Edition. Includes pictures of the museum's extensive collection of teddy bears, dolls, carousels and doll's houses. Thin quarto. Bound in light grey paper wrappers with color photographic illustration to front cover and black title to spine and front panels. Clean and bright. Filled with full color photographic illustrations. Text in English. An excellent reference for a collector. Laid in brochure from museum with stain to one edge. 230 pages. ANT/122719. Fine.
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VT: Stinehour Press, 1999. Paperback. Volume Two ONLY. Includes nearly 100 breathtaking fixtures that are richly illustrated with black and white photographic images. Important historical designs of chandeliers, newel standards, table lamps, and glass shades from the 1880s and 1890s. Fine in oblong white paper wrappers with black title to spine and front cover. 48 pages. ANT/083117. Very Good.
Kentucky: Collector Books, 1986. Hardcover. Quarto. Bound in glossy pink paper covered boards with purple title to spine and front cover. Minor rubbing / scuffing to boards, but clean and bright overall. Illustrated with full color photographic illustrations. Includes glossary and bibliography. Bookplate of previous owner to front pastedown. 191 pages. ANT/022216. Near Fine.
New York: Crown Publishers, (1948). Hardcover. Second Printing. Very good in very good, price-clipped dustjacket. Dustjacket is sunned at the spine and along top edge; slight creasing to top edge. Front endpapers have discolored area from loose piece of paper' interior otherwise clean. 20 full color plates; 88 halftone plates. Index, 132 pages. Antiques. GLASS1/5180. Very Good + in Very Good DJ.
London: John Murray, 1858. Hardcover. First edition of this seminal work on the pottery of the ancient world. Volume I discusses Egyptian, Assyrian, and Greek pottery; volume II covers Greek, Etruscan, and Roman pottery. It also includes a concise account of that of the Celtic and Teutonic nations. Simon Birch (1813-1885) was a highly regarded Egyptologist at the British Museum. This history of pottery is considered one of his principal written works. Bound in three quarter brown leather with gilt decoration and titling to spine. Leather is worn and bumped. Marbled paper covers, page edges, and endpapers. Interior pages are clean and bright, with light foxing to endpapers. With two chromolithograph frontispieces and ten color plates between the two volumes. Very good condition. Quarto. Volume I: 415 pages; Volume II: 437 pages including index. ARCH/030921. Very Good.
New York: Garden City Publishing, 1929. Hardcover. Very good in beige cloth with gilt title to spine. In brown illustrated dust jacket with faded spine panel. Chipping to edges of jacket. Gift inscription, else clean interior. More than 400 illustrations. 311 pages. Antiques. FURN/120313. Very Good.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, (1984). Hardcover. 8vo. Fine in near fine brown illustrated dust jacket with white title to front panel and black title to spine. Small closed tear to foot of spine of dust jacket. Pristine interior with illustrations throughout. Index 224 pages. ANT/020712. Fine / Near Fine.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1927. Hardcover. 8vo. Very good in beige cloth covered boards with black title to front board and to spine. Illustration to front board. Previous owner's name written in pen and light browning to top edge of front free end page. Else is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. 390 pages. Antiques. ANT210081. Very Good.
Stuttgart: Julius Hoffman, 1911. Hardcover. Second edition. Quarto. Olive green cloth boards with gilt lettering to front cover. Rebacked with modern green spine. Marks from removed cellophane tape visible along edges of boards. Foxing to endpapers, very light yellowing to outer edges of pages, prevous owner's name in pencil on front endpaper. Filled with black and white photographic illustrations. 201 pages. FURN2/5030. Very Good.
Paris: Charles Massin, c.1933. Hardcover. Very good plus in very good minus dustjacket. Endpapers a bit darkened, front endpaper clipped at corner and has previous owner's name, otherwise clean with nice, tight corners. Dustjacket has been repaired with cellophane tape and has light soiling. TEXT IN FRENCH. Furniture. FURN1/5030. Very Good +.
New York: Tudor Publishing Company, 1937. Hardcover. 4to. Very good +. Light brown cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board and to black spine. Black design to front board. No Dj. Incription to front free end page. light foxing to end pages. Else is clean and bright with many illustrations throughout. Antiques. ANT112121. Very Good +.
New York: Amphora, 1996. Hardcover. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR (Hendin). Third edition, first printing. Lists over 525 different coins; ancient weights; Biblical quotations; translations; charts; drawings; and more than 900 photographs. 316 pages plus 31 pages of plates. Fine in black cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front board. In orange and black dust jacket with white title to spine panel. Clean and bright. ANT/091310. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket.
New York: Bramhall House, 1956. Hardcover. Very good pale green cloth covered boards in very good- black and white illustrated dust jacket with black title to front paneland white title to black spine. Tape repair to dust jacket. Former owner's bookplate to front paste down. Copiously illustrated with black and white photographic illustrations. 408 pages with index. Ceramics and glass. GLASSI/9123. Very Good in Very Good- DJ.
New York: Crown Publishers, (1971). Hardcover. 4to. Near fine in very good blue and green illustrated dust jacket with white title to front and spine panels. Edge wear and minor soiling to jacket. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout. Index, 208 pages. Ceramics and glass. CER/071112. Near Fine in Very Good + DJ.