All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1950 item #723078 (stock #1-0504)
"Ancient India", Bulletin of the Archeological Survey of India, number 1, January 1946. Published by the Manager of Publications, Delhi. Printed by the Baptist Mission Press, Calcutta. 8 3/8"x10 11/16" (21,5x27 cm). 82 pages. Numerous drawings, maps and photos. A series of articles on the archeology of India, Afghanistan and Pakistan, by British field experts, published in the mid forties to the early sixties. Contents described on cover (see photo 1). Worn but good condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #721893 (stock #B04)
Watch Company
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E. HOWARD & Co. REFERENCE & IDENTIFICATGUIDE 1858 - 1903 48 Pages. Limited quantity. OUT OF PRINT. Original comprehensive identification and production guide for this famous American Producer. This copy is a reprint of a 1968 original guide. THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME.

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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1980 item #721885 (stock #B08)
Watch Company
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AMERICAN POCKET AND WRIST WATCH BALANCE STAFF Interchangeability LIST 1979. Limited quantity. OUT OF PRINT. Contains vital information concerning the interchangeability of American balance staffs by American Manufacturer. This information allows watchmakers to repair American pocket watches where parts are becoming increasingly difficult to obtain. A must with any watchmaker! THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1950 item #719797 (stock #0712)
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This hard back book was published in 1949. It was written by Mary Brooks Picken and published by Singer Sewing Machine Company. There are 244 pages filled with black and white illustrations, sketches, color photos of finished products a person might sew, etc. The text teaches everything one would want/need to know about one's sewing machine and about how to sew anything. It is a great collectible and very informative...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #718177
Stated First Edition F-A, copyright by Zane Grey 1926, published by Grosset & Dunlap, New York. Very first page is missing, slight yellowing, no dj otherwise in good condition. 281 pgs.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre AD 1000 item #693588 (stock #M2780)
Book: British Museum - Ancient China
Gilded Dragons (Buried Treasures from China's Golden Ages)

This fine book, Gilded Dragons by Carol Michaelson, is published by the British Museum Press...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Contemporary item #689461 (stock #8888)
This is a collage of Maki prints depicting the tokkuri (sake bottle). We have added images of most of the prints here. Enjoy. Be Sure to CLICK Above as directed, please.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1970 item #688455
First edition hardcover published by Doubleday in 1963.A major retrospective of Steichen's work, designed by Kathleen Haven and produced in collaboration with MOMA. Dustjacket a bit worn - interior in good condition. Slightly musty. 234 full page reproductions.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1970 item #686503 (stock #911)
Rare out of print 1968 hardcover book titled American Art Nouveau Glass by Albert Christian Revi comprised of 377 pages plus appendixes of original catalogs of Stueben, Durand, Dorflinger, and Helmschmied glass. The book contains B&W and two sections of color plates with a large 1st section on Tiffany glass and sections following of many other important American glass shops of the Art Nouveau period...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1950 item #686128
GlitzQueen History and Art to Wear
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This is quite a rare book in the first, with some internet copies selling for hundreds of dollars. Plot is based on the on the famous 1826 murder case known as the Kentucky Tragedy and combines history, philosophy, politics and passion. Many experts consider it Warren's richest novel. It's also his longest. A mesmerizing read!

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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : New item #682939 (stock #S.B101)
Scarabs, Chronology, and Interconnections Egypt and Palestine in the Second Intermediate Period.

2007 XII-212 p. text + 228 p...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 2000 item #681368 (stock #B 092)
Andon magazine, Vol. 11/2, no. 42. October 1992.
36 pp., 24.5 x 17.5 cm. Paper. English text. Numerous b/w illustrations.

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Pulverer, Gerhard, Japanese woodblock prints and impressionism, pp...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 2000 item #680629

"Summer Fruit: A Country Garden Cookbook" by Edon Waycott, 1995 First Edition.

This is practically an art book, it's so lovely! No wonder Collins Publishers won awards for the series it came from. Besides offering lots of luscious summertime recipes, the volume is lavishly illustrated with photos so evocative of the season that you'll dream over them in the cold of winter.

As you'd expect, there are recipes for sweets, salads, drinks and jams, but those are amplified by ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1950 item #679647
Anonymous- no date nor publisher. Text is in Italian, German, English and French. There are 40 (vedute) black and white prints (appox. 4-1/2" x 7") of various locations. No marks but two small tears and spots on the cover and one smudge on another page (not on picture) and on the back cover. Silk tie holds the booklet( 9-1/2" x 6-1/2") together.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #679609

"Impressionists Side by Side: Their Friendships, Rivalries and Artistic Exchanges"

This splendid coffee table book produced in Italy for Knopf presents gorgeous Impressionist pictures, along with details of the artists' relationships and photographs from their private albums. It's a fascinating way to approach the subject, since their lives were so intertwined.

Art history prof Barbara Erlich White is the author of this 292-page hardback volume, which cost $65 at publi...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #679604
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"The Impressionists: The great works and the world that inspired them" by Robert Katz and Celestine Dars.

More than 350 color plates feature in this gorgeous 288-page hardcover volume by two European experts in Impressionist art. Published by Barnes & Noble Books in 1997, it was elegantly printed in Spain.

As a particularly nice touch, the cover is a laminated pictorial matching the dustjacket. Both are in nice condition, having suffered only a few bumps. The interior i...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #679493
Major retrospective of Bonington's paintings, watercolors and prints that were featured in an exhibit sponsored by the Yale Center for British Art. The book is written by Patrick Noon who reviews Bonington's life and work in the first half of the book. Hardcover w/dustjacket published by Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 1991. 165 color plates + b/w illustration. 315pp. Mint condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #679290
nother great vintage art book from the estate of a New Mexico collector, this Durer volume was printed in Italy, so its plates are superb. More than half the book consists of full-color prints on heavy stock -- well worthy of framing, if you're willing to take it apart.

Accompanying the images is excellent informative text edited by Stefano Roffo. Size is about 8 by 11 inches (200 by 278 mm). Its dust jacket shows minor wear (most on reverse), but the interior is absolutely pristine. ...