A green grain hard cover with black stamped title. Published by Alfred Bartlett Boston 1904. Wilde's facsimile signature is on title page and the introduction is signed "G". The boards show some spotting and light wear and there is an inscription on fly leaf. The edges of three pages have small tears.
Actually this Book is the RANDOM HOUSE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ANTIQUES. Introduction by JOHN POPE-HENNESSY,Director of the British Museum.
Random House New York.
Two Reference Books on English Chintz China.
I got my start in the "CHINTZ" Era in the Antique Business. It was the HOTTEST PORCELAIN GOING in the Early 1990's. Two Books were written on this "Collectible". The First Book was "The Charlton Standard Catalog of Chintz" BY Linda Eberle and Susan Scott. The Second Book was written by my Good Friend JO ANNE WELSH. Her book was published in 1996. She use to come to shows and bought many pieces of Chintz from me and we became and remain Good friends...
Chinese Export Porcelains from the Collection of DR. and Mrs. Harold L. Tomkin. Museum of Art. The Pennsylvania State University. University Park,Pennsylvania. Catalog compiled and annotated by Olga K. Preisner. February 24--May 11, 1980.
Book #1--Open Salts Illustrated Individuals and Masters--The Ninth Book by Allan B. and Helen B. Smith, Daniel M. Snyder. The Country House--Topsham, Maine.
Book #2--Old Salts By Mr. and Mrs. Addison E. Coddington. Indianapolis,Indiana. With added identification and cross-reference information by Ed. and Kay Berg
Hard cover with unclipped dustjacket published by Random House 1957.States "FIRST PRINTING"on the copyright page ...a few pages are creased in the lower corner, there are smudges on the texblock and light wear on the jacket otherwise fine...Line 8 is repeated on line 10 on page 327 however there is no 5/57 noted on the bottom corner of the dustjacket.
From the Important and Interesting Collection of Art Objects in the Department of Asiatic Art in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam a selection of over 200 of the most representative items has been made for this Booklet.
An early edition of a classic. Hardcover with worn dustjacket. Published by Scribner in 1943. Blue cloth boards with Hemingway's signature in black on the cover. Owner's label and date stamp is on the first page.
Stated First American(Book of the Month) Edition printed by Haddon Craftsmen, Scranton, PA. Copyright 1949. The dustjacket has some wear + tear however the book is in fine condition. Owner's label on first page. Gray boards with red lettering.
The Silver Box has Fascinated and Intrigued Collectors for Many Centuries. In his Book, Investing in Silver, Mr. Delieb threw a Welcome Light on many Previously Ignored Aspects of the Field of Antique Silver,and included a short essay on the Box. His new Book is a Comprehensive Study of the Subject, in which he concentrates on the Development of the Silver Box in England from the 16TH to the late 19TH Centuries.
A History And Guide to Old Silver and Old Sheffield Plate. The Most Comprehensive Table of Hallmarks ever Published in One Book. Mr Seymour B. Wyler, himself a well-known New York dealer, is regarded both in this country and abroad as an authority. All the factors of interest to the amateur,collector or connoisseur. Old Silver and Old Sheffield Plate are authoritatively The development of design in Tea Services,flatware,candlesticks,trays,cups. Values and Scarcity. Where to Buy. How to Collect...
Second Edition of The Price Guide to Antique Silver. Second Edition. Authored by Peter Waldron. ANTIQUE COLLECTORS' CLUB!! Copyright 1982. This Book Is In ABSOLUTELY 100% PERFECT CONDITION!!
Highlights from the Gillett G. Griffin Collection with an essay written by Laura J. Mueller. Published by Princeton University 2009. The catalog notes 56 prints with 16 featured in color. Soft cover.
10 volume book series on Japan. Written by Japanese eminent authorities and scholars. Published by J. B. Millet Publishing Company, Boston, MA. Copyright 1898. Hardcover. 1st edition. Several matted full page plates. Original silk covered boards. Silk ties. An outstanding production with each folio volume (approx. 39.5 cm) bound in different colored silk crepe "made by hand in Tokyo and printed there by the Xylography process [woodcut] under the supervision of K...
The Clarice Cliff Colour Price Guide, Howard and Pat Watson. Published in 1995. Published in the UK by Francis Joseph Publications. The Staff of Stoke-on-Trent City Library are thanked for providing access to the Clarice Cliff Memorabilia in the Wilkinson Collection.
The Bizarre Affair by Leonard Griffin and Louis
K. and Susan Pear Meisel. Photography by Murray Alcosser. Harry N. Abrams,Inc.,Publishers.
Fabulous and Best Book On Clarice Cliffs' Finest Designs is Illustrated in Glorious Colour. Fabulous Book Designed by Jack Gertson
And Published By Rich Designs. This Book is Dedicated to Len Griffin and the Bizarre Girls.
First Published in Great Britain, November 1995 by:Rich Designs Limited!!
THIS IS A NEW BOOK!!
I bought many Reference Books From a Book Dealer Recently. Excellent
First Edition published in October 1904 by the Macmillan Co., New York. Five illustrations by W.J. Aylward. Original pictorial blue cloth stamped in white, dark blue and red. The book is slightly cocked, the boards are a bit loose at the the spine and page three (3) has separated. Uncut pages,light wear and spotting on the boards. Three pages of advertising on the back.366 pgs.