All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1980 item #1230221 (stock #009500)
Porcelain--Orbis Connoisseur's Library, authored by John Patrick Cushion. Orbis Publishing, London.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #947452
This 'The Classics of Medicine Library' 1980 Special Edition of Hunter's "The Natural History of the Human Teeth and A Practical Treatise on the Diseases of the Teeth" is in excellent condition. Bound in full leather, the leather binding has gold embossing, measuring 10 1/2" tall and 1 1/2" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. There is a bookplate on the second inside front page, copy number 1241...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 2000 item #1228324 (stock #009968)
Mimi's Antiques
$165.00
The Choice of The Private Trader. The Private Market in Chinese Export Porcelain Illustrated from the Hodroff Collection. Cover has no Visable Wear,and the dust jacket is included for hard covers. No missing or damaged pages, no creases tears, and no underlining/highliting of text or writing in the margins. 298 Pages. DESCRIPTION: Zwemmer London 1994. By David S. Howard. Hardcover in illustrated DJ. 298 PAGES. Many many photos inscribed the Hodroffs...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1990 item #186097
Marks of Achievement Four Centuries of American Presentation Silver , David B. Warren, Museum of fine Arts, Houston, with Harry N. Abrams Inc., N.Y. For the silver enthusiast the presentation silver pictures in this book are beautiful. Lots of background and the major silversmiths are represented; a great reference.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Contemporary item #1193815
The temples of Angkor are one the world's most impressive archaeological treasures. The extensive network of ancient temples in Cambodia - a magical world of carved gods, weathered masonry, tangled vegetation and orange-robed monks, so long off-limits to Western visitors - are evocatively presented in Steve McCurry's unique style...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 2000 item #1217193
Paperback catalog with photos and price guide. Written by Sarah Peabody Turnbaugh and published in 1992 by the Hurst Gallery.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1900 item #1238182 (stock #48005)
Vintages
$85.00
Miniature book that recounts the exploits of American naval heroes in the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. Illustrated with wood block print portraits and battle scenes. Written and published by Edward W. Miller, No. 11 George Street. George Charles stereotype; T. K. and P. G. Collins printers. Measures about 3-1/4 by 2-3/4 inches. 191 pages. Gold edges. Most pages show medium browning and foxing with age...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 2000 item #1028710
The Bodhisattva Collection
Free with any Imari purchase from our Japanese section
An excellent pictorial reference book specializing entirely in Japanese Imari wares. The pieces span the gamut from the earliest Imari wares of the late 17th century, all the way through the Meiji Period Imari wares of the late 19th century. There are over 100 high quality color photos. In our candid opinion, it's not enough of a reason to purchase an antique merely for the sake of a free book, but any client already seriously contemplating a purchase can enjoy this as a free extra...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #470331 (stock #MichModern)
Galleries
$278.00
"The Modern Japanese Print" is about contemporary woodblock from Japan. Michener was an avid afficionado of the Japanese woodblock and wrote good books about it. This one is by Tuttle, 1968 Edition, hardbound complete with colored tip-in plates, and together with the dust jacket.

Fine condition, shelf wear only. A great out of print book on Japanese woodblocks.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #528574 (stock #06.125)
Man Ray: Photography and Its Double
Alain Sayag, Emmanuelle De I'Ecotais (Editor)

Gingko Press, 1998. Hardcover, 257 pages. New.

Man Ray (1890-1976), was one of the co-founders of New York Dada. When he arrived in Paris in the 1920s he was already friends with Duchamp and many Parisian Surrealists, who welcomed him with great enthusiasm...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #937546
This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1981 Collector's Edition of Doyle's "Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9" tall and 2" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #1044276
New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Haas; First Edition. Illustrated by Lynd Ward. This is the other offering of the First Edition with the cover in a vertical blue paper label with woodcut over cream cloth binding and paper spine label...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #553923
Smith and Parmenter, Printers Providence (RI), 1827. Full fine original mottled calf with gilt-ruled spine; a fine early American binding. 8 5/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1990 item #1133852 (stock #312100TD)
The Architect, the Musician, and the listener from the Seventeenth Century to the present Day, hardcover, published 1985, add $4.00 for shipping, ISBN 0-262-06089-2
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Contemporary item #1121950 (stock #BLib35)
Trede, Melanie, and Julia Meech, Arts of Japan: The John C. Weber Collection. Berlin: Museum fur Ostasiatische Kunst Staatliche Museen zu Berlin 2006. Softcover.
Catalog of 78 objects from the Weber collection, with essays by Quitman Eugene Phillips, Melanie Trede, Alexander Hoffman, and Terry Satsuki Milhaupt. Numerous color illustrations.
Like new condition
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Contemporary item #1110329
A Christie's Amsterdam auction catalog in near mint condition. There are 438 lots,some illustrated in color. Sale # 2478
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1043095 (stock #X8204)
Vintages
$60.00
The World of Currier & Ives edited by Roy King and Burke Davis. Publ. Bonanza Books, New York, 1987. Hard Cover oblong folio. Book Condition is Fine (bumped corners); Dust Jacket is Good (minor tears). Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hard Cover. Fine/Good. Folio 14 1/2 x 19 inches. 140 page collection of prints of Currier and Ives lithographs from the Roy King collection. Includes introduction, a section on collecting and buying prints, a selected list of 200 Currier and Ives prints with values. O...