Black Dog Antiques
Written by Veronique Vienne. A large soft cover published in 1993 by Express, Columbus Ohio. Includes many illustrations and colored photos. 9 3/4"-12"; 93 pp. Like new.
Black Dog Antiques
Published in 1975 by Little Brown & Co. Boston/Toronto, a stated first American Edition. Blue cloth boards but no dust jacket. Includes both colored and B&W photos as well as a map. "An illustrated companion to Central Asia and Mongolia".Chapters:the Russias, Timur i-Lenk, Bokhara, Outer Mongolia, Khiva, Turkmens, etc. Invaluable resource in light of the current crisis in the Middle East. The book is slightly musty and there is one black mark on the title page. 144pp.
Softcover published in 1989 by Hurst Gallery Cambridge,MA. Text by Peter Hester. Softcover published in 1989 by Hurst Gallery Cambridge,MA. Text by Peter Hester. Artwork (baskets, pottery implements, jewelry) from Pre-Columbian Southwest i.e., cultures that fluorished from 200BC-AD 1500. Faint smudge on front cover, and a one inch stain and Hurst label on the back (cover) otherwise in very good condition. 107 b/w photos. 48pp.
Auction catalog from Sotheby's York Avenue Galleries (April 7, 1981). Very slight musty odor. There are 305 lots of American, Continental and English silver (tankards, coffee sets,centerpieces, etc.) with B&W photos. The cover shows some wear but there is no script.Estimate page included. Sold as is.
A soft cover catalog featuring artwork in the International Museum of Children's Art. The museum was founded in Berlin in 1993. Also included is a museum brochure. Text is in English and German. Many colored plates. Near fine condition. 176 pp.
Paperback catalog with photos and price guide. Written by Sarah Peabody Turnbaugh and published in 1992 by the Hurst Gallery.
Written by Marie Louise d'Otrange Mastai and published in 1981 by the Smithsonian. The book is part of a set of reference books on antiques. Prepared by the Cooper Hewitt Museum. Very light wear on the jacket otherwise in fine condition.Illustrated with 33 color plates and 102 B&W photos.
First edition published in 1960 by Viking Press and edited by Cleveland Amory and Frederic Bradlee, this book includes some fabulous photographs and stories taken from Vanity Fair magazines during the 1920's and 1930's. Cover is worn and torn in places as noted in the pictures but otherwise in good condition.
Stated first edition (1957) of Harold Courlander's, Terrapin's Pot of Sense. Illustrated by Elton Fax and published by Henry Holt & Co, New York. Library copy with bookplate and back pocket. The very first page (which perhaps was blank) has been torn off with a razor (picture #3.)125 pp.
An interesting tourist piece made during the early 20th C. The back reads "Reins la Cathedral Made in France 2196". White metal with a bronze finish(some white spotting on the front). 4" x 2-3/4"
Softcover published by Oliphant and Company in association H.V. Allison Galleries, NY. Exhibition catalogue with 21 unpaginated pages and 21 color plates. It features works of art from the following artists: Robert Salmon, James E. Buttersworth, William Frye, Elisha Taylor Baker, William Hare, Archibald Cary Smith, William Trost Richards, Francis Augustus Silva, Sanford Robinson Gifford, Granville Perkins, Antonio Jacobsen, Edward Redfield, Michael Keane. Exhibition prices are also noted. Addre...
A vintage pair of lavender-colored faceted crystal earrings. These are "antiqued" silver tone screwbacks and hang 1-5/8" ~ unmarked.
A rare copy of the first novel of Mrs. Oliphant (Little Pilgrim..etc.) Former library copy. Worn red boards with gilt lettering. Slightly cocked (but pages are tight), spine is worn, and pages have yellowed. Minimal foxing. Published by TB Peterson & Brothers Philadelphia.(The Peterson catalog is listed on the back pages.) No date is noted for publication, however there is an inscription dated 1876. This body of work was written in 1849. Sold as is.
Stated Second Printing 1981. Soft cover brochure with colored photos. Light smudging on the the front. Includes a bio of Mrs. Post,and description of the rooms, gardens and Dacha. 62 pp.
A lot of 3 songs --- "Long Ago," "I've Heard that Song Before" and "A Little Spanish Town." All in good condition.
1979. Exhibition catalog.Artists' bios with b+ w illustrations. (Neil Dallas Brown, Robert Callender, Peter Collins, Patricia Douthwaite, Ian Hamilton, Alexander Fraser, John Huston, John Johnstone, John Knox, William Littlejohn, Robin Philipson, Ian McKenzie Smith.) Published by the Maine State Commission on the Arts & Humanities~ Augusta, Maine. 28 pp. Light wear.
"Doctor Freud an Analysis and Warning" by Emil Ludwig.Stated American Edition. Hardcover published in 1947 by Hellman Williams & Co New York.Former library copy in acceptable condition (light staining on the red boards with two small white spots and smudging on the textblock ). 317pp.
Heavy gold plate cufflinks marked SWANK. The front is 3/4" round.