Charleston Style,Past and Present traces the City's Allure through its exquisite and sometimes eccentric Architecture,Decorative Arts,and Garden Designs. This expresses a wide range of European and American Styles. Including is Georgian,Federal,Chinese Chippendale,Gothic and Greek Revival,Queen Anne,Eastlake,and More. Author Susan Sully Explores Charleston as a Medium through which this Spectrum of Styles becomes transmuted into a Distinctive Regional Mode.
DESCRIPTION: Four small books written in Chinese, each relating to a different discipline of Chinese works of art. Each is richly illustrated in full color with many examples of the art forms covered. In the first photo listed here, starting at the upper left and going clockwise, is a book dedicated to bamboo arts, including brush pots, baskets and boxes. Next is a book dedicated to ink stones, from simple to elaborate...
Decorating with Antiques, Confidently Combining Old and New. Caroline Clifton-Mogg, Author of the Curtain Book.
Using antiques successfully in a contemporary home is both a question
of arrangement and a matter of style. Just a Few selected pieces can transform even the most modest of rooms, but it can be a daunting task to create a cohesive overall look from the eclectic of items.
American Painted Furniture--Cynthia V.A. Schaffner AND Susan Klein. FABULOUS BOOK.
Pictures are Great. It took me a while to pick the 12 images that every reader would enjoy.
Map of BEACON HILL. Boston,Massachusetts. Showing Sites of Historic Houses and Points of Interest of the Georgian Era. W & J Sloane, Founded in 1843, twenty years before Lincoln delivered his Gettysburg Address,
W & J Sloane is Steeped in American History. Foremost in the Home Furnishings and Decorating Field for over a Century.
W & J Sloane with Fine Stores Coast to Coast has been chosen as the Home of the Beacon Hill Furniture Collection. The last two images show the book without the cover...
Includes the Story of his Great March To The Sea. Being A Graphic Narrative Of His Boyhood and Early Life. Education at West Point.Career in Florida,California and Louisiana. Daring Deeds at Shiloh,Corinth and Vicksburg. Sublime Achievements in the Georgia and Tennessee Campaigns. Closing Scenes of the Great Struggle. Published in 1923. 568 Pages. Publisher J.H. MOORE, 1891. This is a "ORIGINAL BOOK". The Spine has Damage. We can have it Restored by a Book Expert.
Campaigns of the Civil War BY Walter Greer.
Walter Greer's Classic Work provides a Penetrating Study of the Military Course of the Civil War from the Vantage Points of both sides in the conflict. Copyright 1926. Greer was also the Author of "NAPOLEON THE FIRST" and "THE FRENCH REVOLUTION". Over 30 Maps.
Copyright 1926. "LONG OUT OF PRINT". ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS I HAVE READ ON THE CIVIL WAR"
From Manassas to Appomattox. General James Longstreet. General Longstreet was one of the most controversial figures of the Civil War. Long criticized for his role at Gettysburg. Historical Opinion has begun to view him in a More Favorable Light. He was dependable, if not Brilliant,A Staunch Fighter. General Lee Relied on him most,of all his Officers.
The Civil War Letters of Edward King Wightman,1862-1865. Edited by Edward G. Longacre,Historian. 1985 by Associated University Presses,Inc. In this collection of Civil War letters,From Antietam to Fort Fisher, young Edward King Wightman describes the war and himself from many perspectives--and emerges as a compelling complex figure in his own right.
The Lost Cause. The Standard Southern History of the War of the Confederates,By E.A.POLLARD. Editor of the Richmond Examiner during the War. A facsimile of the long out-of-print 1866 Edition with twenty-four portraits of Confederate Leaders. The lost Cause is a Fascinating Brilliantly written book, long overdue on the shelves of Today's Buffs,Scholars and Readers of North and South.
The Civil War by Robert Paul Jordan. National Geographic Society. Cover has a few tears, but other than that this Book is in Very Good Condition. His Horse Wide-Eyed and Tense, a Union Cavalryman fends off a Mounted Rebel as they Grapple for the Colors.
In this stirring book, David McCullough tells the intensely human story of those who marched with general George Washington in the year of the Declaration of Independence. Copyright 2005 by David McCullough. Simon & Schuster.
"The American Revolution was made by British Subjects,Individual men and women who,by our modern sense of proportions, were amazingly few in number". As John Adams famously observed, "The Revolution was in the minds and hearts of the people." And it changed the world.
20TH CENTURY ANTIQUES. How to Buy INEXPENSIVELY Today,The Values of Tomorrow. Tony Curtis with Elizabeth D. Taylor. Chartwell Books,Inc.
Over 400 Photographs, Many Reproduced in Full Color.
THIS IS A GREAT BOOK!!!
Great All Colour Book of Art Deco. Dan Klein Photographs by Angelo Hornak. OCTOPUS BOOKS!!
The Photography is Great. I will be adding 12 Pictues to show part of this Great Deco book!!
This Book is in EXCELLENT CONDITION!!
Sotheby's Concise Encyclopedia of Porcelain. This Sotheby's Book Divides the Subject into Different Collectable Groups. This provides a Practical Guide to Identifying Porcelain by Country,factory and Period. With this Book,Readers may begin to Date and Identify a wide range of Porcelain and Assurance. The book carefully charts the Oriental Influence on Porcelain Production and analyzes the creative output of the great 18TH and 19TH Century European Factories...
The Collector's Encyclopedia of Limoges Porcelain. This is the Second Edition by Mary Frank Gaston. This is a nice complete book about Limoges porcelain. Although Hard Pate Porcelain Production actually began as early as 1773 in Limoges,France with many numerous companies operating there since the early 1800's, there is really only one company by name that is immediately recognized today, especially in the United States: Haviland and company. This wonderful book will tell 'THE REST OF THE STORY"
We are offering today Two Handbooks of 18TH.Century Porcelain. One is 18TH.Century Italian Porcelain and the Second Handbook is 17TH. Century French Ceramic Art. Both Represented were put together with the help of the Metropolitan Museum Of Art.
The Italian handbook was assisted with CLARE LE CORBEILLER,Associate Curator Department of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts. The French handbook was assisted with JESSIE McNAB,Associate Curator Department of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts.