All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1800 item #1290970
Doris Frohnsdorff
ESSAYS RELATING TO AGRICULTURE AND RURAL AFFAIRS. By James Anderson, Farmer At Monk's-Hill, Aberdeenshire, Edinburgh: Printed For William Creech; and T. Cadell, London. M,DCC,LXXVII (1777). Two volumes. 8vos. Bound in full leather with gilt-lettered spines. The second edition with large additions. With three folding plates in Vol.I and eighteen engraved plates in Vol.2...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1980 item #1290875 (stock #DSU-414-R)
This is a very rare, Mattel reference book, from 1974. This was never available for sale. These were used by stores that carried Mattel dolls. This particular copy comes from a long closed doll museum. There are three lists, Liddle Kiddle List, Fashion Doll List (Barbie and friends) and Historical Doll List, this includes all the larger Mattel dolls, Chatty Cathy, all the other talking dolls and toys, all the Mattel dolls from the 1960's and 70's. This is a comprehensive reference list...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1960 item #1287107
Very nice used set of 3 leather bound books good for display. One is in French and is marked Goethe Faust. The other is in English and is marked Cerise and the smallest is in French and marked Memoires De La Princesse Daschkoff 3-4. They are in good condition with a little fraying on the bottom of the books. The largest measures 7.5" long, 5" wide and 1" high. The stack is 3.5" high. Very good for display. The jar is not included.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1900 item #1286465 (stock #DSU-180)
Dorian's Doll Room
Sale Pending
We are pleased to offer for your buying consideration an absolutely FABULOUS and HARD TO FIND ALL ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MINIATURE BOOK "THE BIRDS EYE" & OTHER STORIES! A VERY RARE accessory item for FRENCH FASHION and other antique dolls, as this TINY little book has 34 HAND TINTED prints and wonderful ORIGINAL STORIES to captivate both collectors of ANTIQUE BOOKS and MINIATURES! The book measures a DIMINUTIVE 4 1/2" tall by 3" wide, with it's original deep blue EMBOSSED COVER and original spin...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1900 item #1285845
...The Official Prayerbook of the Catholic Church." A small, rare book with soft leather cover published in 1888 by John Murphy (NY and Baltimore), printer to the Holy See. Prepared by and published by the order of the Third Plenary Council of Baltimore. The cover shows wear on the sides and at the edges; also, the front free paper has a small pencil notation... a few pages are curled...Some text in both English and Latin. 792 pp.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1980 item #1284469 (stock #433tb)
E & M Perez
Printed in Madrid in 1977, by Fomento Editorial, S.A. these two volumes depict much of the life of Christ, utilizing drawings, photos, and images of art produced through the centuries. The author is Luis Ortiz Munoz, and the two volumes contain 562+ pages, with a wealth of color photographs, many of paintings and sculpture depicting religious art. Each volume measures 12 1/4" x 9 3/4" and is bound in cream colored cloth with black lettering...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1970 item #1283385 (stock #DSU-353-C)
On offer is an author signed, first edition, Heirloom Dolls book, by Brenda B. South. The copyright date is 1969. This is a soft cover book, with some wear to the jacket's corners and binding. Some of the pages are loose from the binding. This book measures 8.5" by 10" , with 74 pages. There are many wonderful illustrations. I have shown a few. Examples of the dolls included are, from the 1500's to contemporary, which would be the 1960's. A great book for the doll library...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1900 item #1279600
TRIALS OF AN INVENTOR: LIFE AND DISCOVERIES OF CHARLES GOODYEAR. By Rev. Bradford K. Peirce. New York: Carlton & Lanahan, (1866). Embossed cloth. Gilt lettering on spine. Engraved frontispiece and four plates. A biography of Goodyear and his experiments. Bookplate. A very good copy. Provenance: ex collection of Dr. Geoffrey J.C. Frohnsdorff
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1837 VR item #1279552
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1960 item #1277058 (stock #752)
Rand McNally 1951 Story Book Treasures. The Little Kittens' Nursery Rhymes. This excellent Book has original photographs of live cats and dogs dressed in clothing and posed. The disclaimer is that no animal was injured or put in any position it could not hold...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1920 item #1274954
Dakota Arts
Inquire for Price
5" x 7.25" x .4". Very good condition glued label on interior, otherwise excellent. "Handbook of the Old Shrines and Their Treasures" is a book I bought as a lot from Christie's Auction House in the early 2000s. Published in Japan by the bureau of Religions, Department of Education in 1920 it describes significant temples, shrines and includes maps and photographs of significant art works in these locations. It also includes a color map. Interesting and rare book.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1837 VR item #1273692 (stock #943)
A small blue wallpaper covered book , Old Dame Margery's Hush-A-Bye and Hymns for infant minds 1815. The wallpaper is hand block printed and I wouldn't be surprised that it was used to cover the little book soon after it was acquired. On page 30, the last numbered page, there is a hand written note on the page, The property of Lucinda(?) Richardson, Stoneham January 14,1817. The wallpaper covering is a wonderful blue and the design is in great proportions to the size of the book. The book is 4"...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1990 item #1271375 (stock #DSU-181-C)
On offer is a paperback book. This is Collecting Modern Dolls: Souvenir Journal of the 3rd Annual Modern Doll Convention Paperback – 1 Dec 1981. This book is 63 pages. It has some great photos and articles. A few of the dolls featured are Ginny, My Three Sons by Remco, Gregor , Cissette, Shirley Temple, Barbie, NASB and more. There is a great page of a Cissette paper doll and fancy clothes, very cute! This would have been offered at the convention. This copy is in gently read, used condition. ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : About Books : Pre 1950 item #1271369 (stock #DSU-180-C)
Here is a lovely old book about dolls. This is a First Edition from 1946. The title is, More about Dolls. There are many wonderful photos and a wealth of information. There is wear to the dust jacket as shown. There is a plastic cover. The inside has a black and white postcard. This is a must have book for the antique doll collector and perfect for any reference library. Author Janet Pagter Johl Publisher H.L. Lindquist Publications, 1946 Length 309 pages Please note, Canada Post doesn't offer a...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1980 item #1267520 (stock #391tb)
E & M Perez
This edition of Tribal Eye, by David Attenborough is a first edition 1976, and is a rare copy printed in England by Jolly & Barber Ltd., Rugby For the British Broadcasting Company, and is also signed on the title page by David Attenborough. Condition is good, with original dust jacket, with wear to two corners and upper spine of jacket. A companion to the series produced by the BBC, the book is richly illustrated with black and white and color photos, has 144 pages and provides an in depth vie...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1900 item #1267478
"The Fairest of the Fair" by Hildegarde Hawthorne. Philadelphia, Henry Altemus 1894. 293 pages. Original publishers cloth with gilt & silver tooling. Corners and edges bumped and rubbed. Bottom of spine beginning to fray. Lacks last free flyleaf. Inside front cover beginning. $195
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1980 item #1267264
"Deliverance" by James Dickey. Signed on title page. First printing stated. Houghton Mifflin Co. 1970 Boston. Dust wrapper has some rubbing at edges and points. Interior very clean. Some brown spots under dust wrapper have left light marks on cloth binding. Still a very nice copy.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 2000 item #1254152 (stock #C0Am)
DAG Trading
RETHINKING OUR PRE-HISTORY. An uncirculated, author signed copy of this study of comparative anthropology directed toward somatic morphology. The physical features of indigenous peoples of both North and South America are reflected upon as well as hominids of pre-history.