All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1930 item #1292899
An illustrated, collectible hard cover written by Zoe Kincaid and published by McMillan and Co. Numerous illustrations/photos with colorized frontispiece. There is slight water damage on the boards (spotting) and the pages are just a bit rippled. Also, there is a small bit of paper loss on the bottom of the front pastedown and free paper ( see photo), between pages 112-113 a very slight separation from the seam (but all intact) and page 383-4 is uncut- otherwise a fine edition...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1970 item #1292503
A hard cover with dust jacket published by Bonanza Books in 1967. Profusely illustrated - predominately B&W photos. Burton relates his philosophy and method and techniques for creating glass. The book is in very good condition with only three small spots on the textblock.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #1292388
A two volume set published by Collier in 1902. The pages are uncut and gilded at the top. Illustrated. Some toning. The olive green textured cloth boards show light wear and a few of the pages have small tears and tiny punchmarks on the edges due to the pages being uncut.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #1292008
A run of 5 volumes by Sir Walter Scott bound in Tartanware and red Morocco. Each one has a different tartan, Malcolm, Campbell, Clan McPherson, Stuart and McBeth.They are in fairly good condition apart from one, which is split between the leather and the tartan cover. The publishing dates are between 1867 and 1870. They measure 5 1/2 by 3 1/2 ins.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1800 item #1290970
Doris Frohnsdorff
$1,250.00
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 : Pre 1900 item #1290856 (stock #12in1867)
Doll Clothes Patterns from the 1867 issue of La Mode Illustree scaled for a 12 inch doll.

This collection features
- Ball Gown
- Regional Costume
- Promenade Ensemble including a Hat.
Patterns are all separated and come with directions.

This collection is also available for 18 inch and 26 inch dolls. Suitable for Huret type enfantine dolls and china dolls.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #1290176
ANTIQUE CANVAS
$295.00
A Wonderful Time - An Intimate Portrait of the Good Life c.1974. This rare and wonderful book is full of extraordinary photographs of people living a life of luxury and opulence. This is the first printing from 1974. Very good vintage condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1960 item #1290175
ANTIQUE CANVAS
$350.00
Herbert Hoover "The Memoirs" Signed Fourth Printing, with Letter from c.1951. Signed and inscribed by Hoover. The letter is on Herbert Hoover stationary, and posted from The Waldorf Astoria Towers in New York City. Bothe the book and the letter are signed by Hoover. Very good condition with part of the original cover (see pics)
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1990 item #1289189
Superb reference book on Japanese pistols from the WWII era and earlier. Of course there is an emphasis on the famous Nambu models but it does cover other relevant examples. Very gently used condition; Minor shelf wear with no damage. All pages are crisp and clean with sharp corners. Great reference to have if this matches one's interest. I am charging only $10 more then I paid 22 years ago.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 2000 item #1288230 (stock #BK6)
Ancient East
$55.00
DESCRIPTION: “Tibetan Art: Tracing the Development of Spiritual Ideals and Art in Tibet, 600 – 2000 AD” is a treasure trove of the creativity Tibet has harbored over the centuries. Amy Heller places Tibetan art into an historical and social setting, and has richly illustrated this work with over 120 color and 147 black and white photographs...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1950 item #1287166
A blue hard cover and former library copy published by Hyperion Press.No date. There are library date stamps on the front end paper which is clipped.Seventy nine plates.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1950 item #1287163
A former library copy published by Hyperion Press in 1949. The red boards show some wear, the front and back endpapers have been taped, one title page is clipped and there are library stamps. Seventy seven plates.
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 : Pre 1970 item #1286179
A book club edition published in 1961. The dust jacket is worn with tears and stains (as pictured).
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 : References : Fine Art : Pre 1990 item #1285541 (stock #n.n.)
This catalogue contains: archaic bronzes, jade, neolithic pottery, six dynasties wares, northern QI wares, sui dynasty pottery, tang unglazed wares, Tang glazed wares, Changsha, Yueyao, celadon, Jizhouyao, Yingqing, Dingyao,Yuan wares, Blanc de Chine, Ming wares, Qingwares, works of art and sculpture. Excellent condition. 316 lots, 195 pages. Sale December10, 1987.