Category: Antiques & Collectibles


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Magnificent Jewels including jewels from the collection of Maria Callas.

By: (Auction Catalog).

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sotheby's: 2004

Seller ID: 6487

Red wrappers; color photographs throughout. Without prices realized. View more info

Works of Art from the Wernher Collection (2 volumes).


Price: $40.00

Publisher: Christie's: 2000

Seller ID: 8255

4to; 2 vols. in slipcase; illustrations, chiefly full page in color, throughout. Auctions in London & South Kensington July 5th & 7th, 2000. Prices realized for both auctions laid in. View more info

A Book Catalogue. Good Material for the Book-Collecting Game. (cover title).

By: (Trade Catalogue, John Howell).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, John Howell Books: (c. 1941-)

Seller ID: 7455

44 pp.; 8vo; stapled, yellow wrappers. Printed at Howell-North Press. Age toning, soil to extremities. View more info

Catalogues 80, 81, 82, 83, Al Rodway Collection. (4 volumes).

By: (Trade Catalogue, Oak Knoll Books).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Castle, DE, Oak Knoll Books: (1985-)

Seller ID: 7457

8vo; stapled wrappers in various colors. From the Tables of Contents: Bookselling, Publishing, Libraries; Bibliography; General Books on Books; Detective Fiction; Biblio Novels. Light rubbing to covers. View more info

4 Titles: A Gentle Madness; Among the Gently Mad; Patience & Fortitude; A Splendor of Letters.

By: Basbanes, Nicholas A.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harper Collins, Henry Holt: 1995-2003

Edition: 1st Editions

Seller ID: 6089

A Gentle Madness is inscribed to Earl [Emelson] publisher of Heron House, member of the Roxburghe Club, on the occasion of a meeting of the club; this a 2nd Printing, with 2 pages typed, of issue points between 1st and 4th printings laid in; others all first printings. View more info

The Book Collector's Ephemeron (14 issues, Volume I. No. 1 to Volume 3, No. 1).

By: Book Collectors Club of Los Angeles .

Price: $75.00

Publisher: San Marino, CA, Peacock Press: 1983-1985

Seller ID: 7398

8vo; printed wrappers of various colors including Vol. 1 Numbers 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8; Vol. 2, Numbers 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8; Vol. 3, Number 1. View more info

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Blue and Gold, Volume 63 - 1936.

By: Dimmler, George F., ed.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berkeley, The Associated Students of the University of California: [1936]

Seller ID: 2300

479 pps.; 4to; beige buckram stamped in blue & gold; gravure photographs, black & white photos; decorative color printed graphics throughout. Ownership signature on front pastedown; light fading to blue endpapers at extremities. A crisp copy. View more info

The Penguin Dictionary of Decorative Arts.

By: Fleming, John and Hugh Honour.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Viking: 1989

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 3902

935 pp.; thick 8vo; paper over boards, in dust jacket; black & white photo-illustrations and other reproductions throughout; 67 color plates.A-Z illustrated dictionary plus sections on: Bibliographical Abbreviations; Ceramic Marks; Hall-marks on silver; Makers' Marks on Silver and Pewter. View more info

Horace Walpole and the Strawberry Hill Press, 1757-1789.

By: Havens, Munson Aldrich.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Canton, PA, The Kirgate Press: 1901

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 5860

One of 300 copies on hand made paper. 86 pp.; 8vo; cloth-backed boards, paper spine label; marbled endpapers; illustrations, reproductions, facsimiles; bookplate of Charles Walker Andrews front pastedown. Spine moderately soiled; paper label darkened and chipped, but extra label tipped-in bottom edge rear endpaper. View more info

For the Love of Books. The Adventures of an Impecunious Collector.

By: Jordan-Smith, Paul.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N.Y., Oxford University Press: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5132

Inscribed by the author, " For Glenn Schaeffer, Esq. . . 1934." Half-cloth over boards, in tan & red dust jacket; printed publication announcement from Jake Zeitlin: Books, laid in. View more info

The Company We Kept.

By: Kaye, Barbara ( Mrs. Percy Muir).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Norfolk, Werner Shaw Ltd., Elkin Mathews: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5289

Inscribed by the author to Charles Ozorio, a peripatetic San Francisco book collector; with typed letter, signed Barbara Muir, on Elkin Mathews letterhead, acknowledging receipt of payment from Mrs. D. Roffey, (Ozario's sister): " I am posting the book straight away . . . I have inscribed it to your brother, as he has requested. My husband died nine years ago. I hope he acknowledged receiving David McGee's book, Infinite Riches, sent by your brother. If not may I, ve... View more info

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Honore Lannuier, Cabinetmaker from Paris : the life and work of a French Ebeniste in Federal New York.


Price: $50.00

Publisher: N.Y., The Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1998

Seller ID: 8226

272 pp; 4to; cloth, dust jacket; still in original publisher's shrinkwrap. With 238 illustrations, including 101 in color. View more info

Pearls: A Natural History.

By: Landman, Neil H., Paula M. Mikkelsen, et al.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Abrams, Inc.: 2001

Seller ID: 5713

Blue cloth stamped in silver in color illustrated gray jacket; color photographs and other color reproductions throughout; includes notes, bibliography, and index. View more info

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The Bookplates of Norman Lindsay.

By: Lane, F. C. V.

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Adelaide, The Wakefield Press: 1977

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 5542

No. 353 of 375 numbered copies for sale. 25pp.; 8vo; tan self-wraps, cover printed in red; 18 tipped-in plates including frontispiece. Moderate soil, tanning and wear to cover at top edge; light tanning to edges of inside card cover; string ties just a bit pulled but fairly firm; booksellers label inside bottom edge front cover: N.H. Seward Pty. Ltd, Melbourne . . .;Includes a checklist of bookplates, and bibliography. View more info

A Bicentennial Edition of, The Early Paper Money of America: An illustrated, historical, and descriptive compilation of data relating to American paper currency from its inception in 1686 to the year 1800.

By: Newman, Eric P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Western Pub. Co.: 1976

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 7448

Red fabricoid; in dust jacket with small sticker blemish upper front leading corner; illustrated with examples thoughout. View more info

American Furniture in the Museum of Fine Arts Boston.

By: Randall, Richard H., Jr.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Museum of Fine Arts: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 8017

276 pp., color frontis; 4to; brown cloth spine and brown paper over boards, lettered & decorated in gilt; 218 pieces pictured with half-tones; explanatory text. Book still in glassine wrapper, with slipcase. View more info

Auction Dinner for the War Relief Fund of the American Red Cross for Aid to Great Britain. The Gand Ball Room of the Hotel Plaza, New York, Evenings of December 9 and 10, 1940.

By: Rosenbach, A. S. W., chairman.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., The George Banta Publishing Co.: 1940

Seller ID: 5159

Auction catalog; 63 pp.; 8vo; printed white wrappers; 194 choice items offered for auction. Light tanning & minor to covers including light foxing to back cover; two small light spots of foxing inside front cover, offset to title page. View more info

The Modern Furniture Price Guide, Volume 2, a comprehensive collection of auction results, 1991-1999.

By: Treadway, Don, and John Toomey.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Treadway Gallery: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 5574

244 pp.; 4to; illustrated, coated paper over boards; 1177 items catalogued; sharp half-tone productions on every page. Including Robsjohn-Gibbings, Rohde, Deskey, Mies Van Der Rohe, Frankl, Noguchi, Wormley, H-Wakefield, McArthur, Nakashima, Kagan, Art Deco. View more info