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41 Gundersheimer, Werner, foreword. Introduction by Richard Kuhta. A DECADE OF COLLECTING: CELEBRATING TEN YEARS OF ACQUISTIONS, 1990-1999.
The Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, D.C., 2000. 
141 pp, small 4to, (10 1/8" H), soft cover. Color frontispiece, b&w reproductions. A look at books, manuscripts, prints, maps, art and ephemera added to The Folger Shakespeare Library over the period 1990 to 1999. Card of Richard J. Kuhta, Librar ian laid in. Interior - previous owner's chop (stamp) at top of free front endpaper, otherwise clean and tight. Exterior - minor edgewear, light wrinkling at bottom of spine and top edge of front cover near spine, spine flat and uncrea s e d . V G 
Price: 22.50 USD
 
 
FABERGE: IMPERIAL JEWELLER., Habsburg, Geza von and Lopato, Marina.  (A. Kenneth Snowman, Carol Aiken, Ulla Tillander-Godenhielm, Anne Odom, Karina Orlova, Larisa Zavadskaia, Boris Ometov, Galina Smorodinova, Tatiana Muntian, Alexaner von Solodkoff, Paul Schaffer.)
42 Habsburg, Geza von and Lopato, Marina. (A. Kenneth Snowman, Carol Aiken, Ulla Tillander-Godenhielm, Anne Odom, Karina Orlova, Larisa Zavadskaia, Boris Ometov, Galina Smorodinova, Tatiana Muntian, Alexaner von Solodkoff, Paul Schaffer.) FABERGE: IMPERIAL JEWELLER.
Washington, D.C. Faberge Arts Foundation 1993 0883971100 / 9780883971109 Soft Cover Very Good - 
476 pp, square 8vo (8 5/8" x 8 5/8" x 1 3/8"). Profusely illustrated with color and b&w photographs. The catalogue of an exhibition. Contents: Faberge in Our Time; History of the House of Faberge; Chronology of the House of Faberge in Its Time; New Insights into Faberge from Russian Documents; A Few Remarks Concerning Imperial Easter Eggs; Imperial Easter Eggs - A Technical Study; New Light on the Workshop of Henrik Wigstrom; The Moscow Workshops; Faberge and the Paris 1900 Exposition Universelle; The London Branch; Faberge Drawings in the Hermitage Collection; Faberge's Houses in St. Petersburg; Kshesinskaia's Memories; A Treasure Found in Solianka Street; Tracing Faberge's Treasures after 1918; Faberge and America; 'Fauxberge'; Catalogue of Works; Hallmarks; Birbaum Memoirs; Selected Bibliography; Index. Interior - slight yellowing to edges of pages, faint lettering ink offset on title page. Exterior - light rubbing, light edge wear, two small creases at bottom front corner, crease down middle of rear cover, very small piece of laminate missing at bottom edge of rear cover, slight waviness to top/bottom of textblock, light wrinkling at bottom of spine, spine flat and uncreased. 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
43 Hale, Elizabeth; Berger, M. Yves; Wallis, Helen, Dr.; Pelletier, Monique. Preface by Mrs. David M. Stewart. THE DISCOVERY OF THE WORLD. MAPS OF THE EARTH AND THE COSMOS FROM THE DAVID M. STEWART COLLECTION.
Montreal David M. Stewart Museum 1985 096909518x / 9780969095187 First Edition Soft Cover with Self Flaps Very Good 
87 pp, 10 1/2" H. Colour and b&w reproductions, colour map pasted on front cover. Contents: Preface; In Praise of Cartography; Map-Making and Geography. Traced in the David M. Stewart Collection; French Cartographers of the 17th and 18th Centuries; Bibliography; Index of Cartographers. Interior - soft small bump to top corner of pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - small doft bump at top corner of covers. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
A GUIDEBOOK OF RUSSIAN COINS 1725 TO 1970.  FIRST EDITION - 1971., Harris, Robert P.
44 Harris, Robert P. A GUIDEBOOK OF RUSSIAN COINS 1725 TO 1970. FIRST EDITION - 1971.
Bonanza, Santa Cruz, California, 1971, first edition. 
160 pp, 8vo (8" H), hard cover (red cloth with black lettering on spine and front board, black illustration on front board), no dust jacket (as issued). B&w photographs. Small area of light color loss on free front end paper - due to pencil mark e rasure, slight bump at bottom of spine. Very Good 
Price: 22.50 USD
 
 
PATTERNS AND PINAFORES: PRESSED GLASS TOY DISHES., Hartung, Marion T. and Hinshaw, Ione E.
45 Hartung, Marion T. and Hinshaw, Ione E. PATTERNS AND PINAFORES: PRESSED GLASS TOY DISHES.
Des Moines, Iowa Wallace-Homestead 1971 2nd Printing Hard Cover Very Good Good- 
104 pp, 9 5/16" H. B&w photographs, drawings. "Although this type of American antique has been popular for some time, this is the first book devoted solely to the subject. Here you will find identified some one hundred patterns which may be found in the toy glass dishes, as they were played with by Little Miss America many years ago. Here you will find them pictured either in photograph or in b&w sketch, each having its own descriptive write-up. Here you will find for many patterns, a date of making, and a maker." Book is slightly cocked, a few faint areas of foxing on boards, tiny scattered foxing marks on edges of text block. Dust jacket has light edge wear/wrinkling, small chips and tears, moderate rubbing, small ghost sticker mark on front panel, light soiling, two prices blacked-out on front flap, several small faint liquid marks on panels. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
CHARLES FIELD HAVILAND CHINA IDENTIFICATION GUIDE.  BOOK 1., Head, Margaret G.  History/background by Henry Schartz.
46 Head, Margaret G. History/background by Henry Schartz. CHARLES FIELD HAVILAND CHINA IDENTIFICATION GUIDE. BOOK 1.
Margaret G. Head, Monroe, Michigan, 1982. 
129 pp, 8 1/4" H, soft cover. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, drawings, marks. Contents: Preface; History of Charles Field Haviland China; Charles Field Haviland (1832-1896); The G.D.M. Company (Gerard, Dufraisseix & Morel); Back Stamp s; Identification of Your China Made Easy; The Patterns; Ivory China. Interior - small slight bump/crease at top corner of textblock - mainly at front of book, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - small cre a s e a t t o p corner of front cover, minor wear at top/bottom of spine, tiny scratch on front cover. Very Good 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
47 Hislop, Marion E. DOLLS IN CANADA: REFLECTIONS OF OUR HERITAGE - INSTRUCTIONS FOR MAKING THEM.
Boardwalk, Toronto, (1997), 2nd edition, Ist printing. 
126 pp, 4to, soft cover. Profusely illus in b&w with photos, patterns/plans. "The first section is a personal and engaging look at dolls which make up our heritage - pioneer dolls, native people's dolls, dolls from various cultural groups in Canad a, dolls from legends and stories, dolls in different styles and materials, and dolls by Canadian artists. Part two contains easy-to-follow instructions on how to make over fifteen different types of dolls, from rag dolls to jumping jac k s , f r o m h a n ky panky dolls to clothespeg dolls..." Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - clean and bright, spine flat and uncreased. This is a new, unread book. NF 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
SILK:  ITS PRODUCTION AND MANUFACTURE.  PITMAN'S COMMON COMMODITIES AND INDUSTRIES SERIES., Hooper, Luther.
48 Hooper, Luther. SILK: ITS PRODUCTION AND MANUFACTURE. PITMAN'S COMMON COMMODITIES AND INDUSTRIES SERIES.
Sir Isaac Pitman and Sons, London, n.d. [ca. 1924 - dated on verso of ffep]. 
128 pp + 24 pp publisher's catalogue, 12 mo (7 1/4" H), hard cover (green cloth with black lettering on spine, black lettering and borders on front board) - no dust jacket (stiff mylar cover supplied). Colour frontispiece, b&w photographs, reproduc tions, drawings, diagrams. Contents: The Value of Silk and Source of Supply; The Silkworm; Varieties of Silk-Producing Moths; History of Silk and Sericulture; The Practice of Sericulture; Reeling From the Cocoons; Silk Throwing and Winding; Sil k D yeing; Varieties of Silk Thread; Ancient Silk Weaving; The Ornamental Silk Webs of China; The Simple and Compound Draw-Loom for Silk Weaving; Satin Damask Weaving; Silk Weaving in the East to A.D. 1200; The Introduction of Silk Weaving Into Eur op e ; Development of European Silk Weaving, Thirteenth to Sixteenth Century; English Silk Weaving to About 1800; Modern Silk Weaving; Spun Silk; Index. Scattered light foxing marks on endpapers, previous owner's name/date on verso of free front en dpa pe r, light browning on edges of textblock - also some light soiling on fore-edge, light edge wear, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, a few tiny stains at bottom of front board. Very Good- 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
ANTIQUE TRADER ADVERTISING PRICE GUIDE., Husfloen, Kyle, editor.  Rich Penn, contributing editor.
49 Husfloen, Kyle, editor. Rich Penn, contributing editor. ANTIQUE TRADER ADVERTISING PRICE GUIDE.
Krause, Iola, WI, 2001. 
286 pp, 8vo (8 15/16" H), soft cover. ISBN 0873492242 Profusely illustrated in b&w and color. "Advertising items are one of the most popular fields of collecting in the world today and Antique Trader Books is proud to offer a new, comprehensive g uide to this special realm. Drawn from major auction results and with the input of noted authorities, including Contributing Editor Rich Penn, this guide will be an invaluable resource for advanced collectors as well as the novice." Chapt e r h e a d i n gs: Automotive Collectibles; Breweriana; Calendars; Clocks; Coca-Cola Items; Display Cabinets; Display Cases; Display Figures & Displays; Display Jars & Containers; Match Holders & Safes; Paperweights; Pinback Buttons; Pocket Mirro rs ; S ig ns ; So da F ountain Collectibles; String & Sack Holders; Tins; Tobacciana; Trade Cards; Trade Catalogs; Trays; Watch Fobs; Miscellaneous Items. Fine 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
50 Huxford, Sharon and Huxford, Bob. ROSEVILLE POTTERY PRICE GUIDE NO. 11.
Collector Books, Paucah, Kentucky, 1997. 
31 pp, 11" H, stapled in wraps. Price guide only - no illustrations. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - moderate rubbing and wrinkling to covers, small sticker pull on front cover, 1" tear at bottom of spine. Good reference copy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
51 Ingolfsrud, Elizabeth. ALL ABOUT ONTARIO TABLES.
House of Grant, Toronto, (1976). 
63 pp, 9" H, soft cover (stapled in wraps). ISBN 0460900870 B&w photos. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very light edge wear, small crease at top corner of front cover. Very Good 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
THE NATIONAL TRUST 1895-1995 100 GREAT TREASURES: 100 CELEBRITIES SELECT THEIR PERSONAL FAVOURITES FROM THE TRUST'S COLLECTION, Jackson-Stops, Gervase and Simon, Robin, Editors
52 Jackson-Stops, Gervase and Simon, Robin, Editors THE NATIONAL TRUST 1895-1995 100 GREAT TREASURES: 100 CELEBRITIES SELECT THEIR PERSONAL FAVOURITES FROM THE TRUST'S COLLECTION
London National Trust / Apollo Magazine 1995 0952208156 / 9780952208150 Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 
80 pp, 12" H. Profusely illustrated in colour. J. Carter Brown, Nicholas Baring, Mark Girouard, Simon Jervis, Lucinda Lambton, James Lees-Milne, Jonathan Miller, Richard Baker, Lord Menuhin, Christopher Hogwood, Sir Hugh Casson, Lord Rothschild, Lady Emma Tennant, John Julius Norwich, David Gentleman, Bamber Gascoigne, Lady Mary Keen, Auberon Waugh, Sir Roy Strong, et al. describe their favourite furniture, rooms, portraits, landscapes, sculpture, follies, etc. from the National Trust's collection. Interior - several very small printing ink smudges on page 44, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - some very light edge wrinkling, small sticker residue mark on front cover, minor curling at corners, minor rubbing. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE ROLEX REFERENCE GUIDE.  4th EDITION., Jarman, T. Charles.
53 Jarman, T. Charles. THE ROLEX REFERENCE GUIDE. 4th EDITION.
Cerro Gordo, NC T. Charles Jarman 2002 0970951426 / 9780970951427 Soft Cover Very Good 
186 pp, 11" H. A few b&w diagrams. Interior - small soft crease at top corner of approx. first 25 pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - minor edge wrinkling on rear cover, minor shelf wear on bottom of textblock. 
Price: 100.00 USD
 
 
THE PRACTICAL GUIDE TO BOOK REPAIR AND CONSERVATION., Johnson, Arthur W.
54 Johnson, Arthur W. THE PRACTICAL GUIDE TO BOOK REPAIR AND CONSERVATION.
New York Thames & Hudson 1988 0500275181 / 9780500275184 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good+ 
111 pp, 10" H. B&w illustrations. "Books and documents are of immense value to historians as records of human achievement. They are also treasured by their owners for the contents, the bindings and the beauty of the printed or written page. Yet their deterioration is inevitable and the process of aging may be accelerated by neglect and chemical changes in the materials used in their manufacture. Here is a book that, using step-by-step instruction with the aid of diagrams, provides all the information needed to combat such deterioration. Of particular interest are the techniques involving the repair and restoration of antiquarian books and the full details of up-to-date chemical treatments for the preservation of archives." Contents: Introduction; Principles of restoration; Equipment; Materials; Adhesives; Chemicals; Insects; Book construction: general information; Book furniture; Paper and vellum cleaning and repair; Repair techniques; Practical repairs; Finishing; Facsimile printing; Refurbishing; Care of a library; Glossary; Schools; Societies; Suppliers; Further reading. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownwership marks. Exterior - very minor edge wear, price is inked out on rear cover. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
55 Kaduck, John M. MAIL MEMORIES (PICTORIAL GUIDE TO POSTCARD COLLECTING). (POST CARD.) WITH 1985 REVISED PRICE GUIDE LAID-IN.
Wallace-Homestead, Des Moines, Iowa, (1979), 4th printing. 
68 pp, 4to, soft cover. Profusely illustrated with b&w reproductions of postcards. A pictorial price guide to postcards, arranged by subject, i.e. Advertising, Animals, Christmas, Comic, Dogs, Drinking, Easter, Girls, Halloween, Indians, Military, Negroes, Patriotic, Royalty, Santa Claus, Sports, Thanksgiving, Valentine, Western, Air Ships, Buses, Fire Engines, Ships, Street Cars, Trains, etc. Concludes with: Future Growth Chart; Sleepers that have a future and notes on Growth C h a r t ; T o p i c al Index. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor edge wear, minor rubbing, spine flat and uncreased. VG+ 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
56 Kaduck, John. TRANSPORTATION POSTCARDS. (POST CARDS.)
[Wallace-Homestead, Des Moines, Iowa, n.d.] 
92 pp, 4to, soft cover. Profusely illustrated with b&w examples of postcards. Hundreds of examples of transportation postcards grouped under headings such as: Automobiles (General, Advertising, Racing); Aviation (General, German WWII, Lighter-tha n-Air, Zepplins); Bicycle; Farm Equipment; Fire; Motor Cycles; Ships; Street Cars; Trains (Historical, General, Wrecks); Trucks; etc. - with prices relevant at time of printing. Ex-library copy. Interior - usual ex-library markings. E x t e r i o r - c ard covers have plastic laminate, library label on spine, top corner of book lightly bumped. Good reference copy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
WATCH REPAIRING AS A HOBBY.  AN ILLUSTRATED HOW-TO GUIDE FOR THE BEGINNER., Kelly, Harold E.
57 Kelly, Harold E. WATCH REPAIRING AS A HOBBY. AN ILLUSTRATED HOW-TO GUIDE FOR THE BEGINNER.
New York Association Press 1974 0809618389 / 9780809618385 Soft Cover Very Good 
125 pp, 8 7/16" H. B&w drawings, diagrams. Contents: Preface; The Watch Movement - Theory and Design (Wheel Work / The Lever Escapement / Balance Wheels and Hairsprings); Practical Watch Repairing (Cleaning the Watch Movment / Balance Assembly Repairs / The Lever Escapement - Repairs and Adjustments / Special Repair Techniques / Repair and Adjustment Problems Taken from Practice); Appendixes (Watch Escapements of the Past / Tools and Parts Suppliers); Bibliography; Index. Inside - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light browning - mainly on spine, very minor rubbing and soiling. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
58 Kraus, H.P. (Hans Peter) A RARE BOOK SAGA: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF H.P. KRAUS.
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1978 0399120645 / 9780399120640 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good- Good 
386 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w photographs, reproductions. "Generally acknowledged to be the world's foremost rare book dealer as well as a notable bibliophile and collector, Mr. Kraus (1907-1988) has now written his long-awaited memoirs - an anecdotal and informative book of interest to everyone who loves, buys, sells or studies old and rare books and manuscripts." Light edge wear, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, small corner bump on rear board, some shelf soiling on bottom of text block. Dust jacket id price-dlipped, had moderate wear/wrinkling at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds, several small edge tears and chips (old tape on inside), very light edge and spine browning. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
59 Krause, Chester L. WISCONSIN OBSOLETE BANK NOTES AND SCRIP.
Iola, WI Krause 1994 0873413008 / 9780873413008 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
528 pp, 11 1/4" H. "The definitive guide to Wisconsin's historic paper money - including both public and private bank notes as well as scrip. (B)ased on the private collection of Chester L. Krause. When notes were not available for ownership, photographs and pertinent data were obtained to complete the information in this catalog to an even greater extent." Profusely illustrated in b&w. Very slight bump to top corner of front board and top front edge of spine. Dust jacket has very light creasing at corners. 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
WISCONSIN OBSOLETE BANK NOTES AND SCRIP., Krause, Chester L.
60 Krause, Chester L. WISCONSIN OBSOLETE BANK NOTES AND SCRIP.
Iola, WI Krause 1994 0873413008 / 9780873413008 Hard Cover Fine Fine 
528 pp, 11 1/4" H. "The definitive guide to Wisconsin's historic paper money - including both public and private bank notes as well as scrip. (B)ased on the private collection of Chester L. Krause. When notes were not available for ownership, photographs and pertinent data were obtained to complete the information in this catalog to an even greater extent." Profusely illustrated in b&w. Still in original publisher's shrinkwrap. Fine book in fine dust jacket. 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
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