Antique and Estate Jewelry and Sterling Silver from Vintages of Los Gatos
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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1910 item #1219452 (stock #18027)
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$59.00
Lovely little miniature book. Full title: MAJ - A Romantic Poem by Karel Hynek Macha with a Portrait of Poe and Biography. Published 1910 by Jindrich Lorenz (Henry Lorens), Trebic, Moravia. Handbound hardcover. 110 pages. 2-1/2 x 2 inches. Binding a little loose. Well-read copy.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1900 item #1238183 (stock #48006)
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$125.00
Pictures and Stories for Children, To Which is Added The Picture Alphabet 1852. Rare, small children’s book published by William J. Reynolds and Co, 1852 Boston. Interesting book with many woodblock illustrations of children at play and other illustrations taken from the stories in verse and text. Measures about 6-1/4 by 4 inches. Most pages show medium browning and foxing with age and the front cover is a little loose (but still solidly attached and connected)...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1960 item #1043116 (stock #X8206)
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$100.00
The Frick Collection, Volume 8, Potteries and Porcelains. Publ. The Frick Art Reference Library, New York 1955. Red Cloth Boards; no dust jacket. Book Condition is excellent. First Edition. Elephant Folio 18 x 13.5 inches.

This is a high quality catalog of the Frick Collection of pottery and porcelain from 1955. Forward by Walter Read Hovey and Introduction by Sir Osbert Sidwell. 45 + pages plus 53 plates, each with a separate page of description...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1930 item #1060488 (stock #98062)
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$28.00
Miniature advertising calendar book for 1924. Advertises Fulgor: Cirage a la Cire Pour tous Metaux (Wax and shine for all metals). 14 pages (plus paper covers) measuring 2 5/16 inches by 1 13/16 inches. Excellent condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #1043458 (stock #X8210)
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$100.00
The long title page: The Philadelphia Vocabulary English and Latin: Put Into a New Method Proper to Acquaint the Learner with Things as Well as Pure Latin Words. Adorned with Twenty-Six Pictures. For the Use of Schools. By James Greenwood, Author of the English Grammar, and Late Sur-Master of St. Paul's School.

Publ. M. Carey, Philadelphia 1806 / Alexander & Phillips, Printers, Carlisle 1806. Rare book...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1910 item #1219463 (stock #38109)
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$29.00
Very nice miniature book in maroon embossed and padded leather covers with gilt lettering and decoration. French text throughout. Petit Paroissien Bijou avec Offices et Prieres Suivis de la Messe du Mariage (Bijou Parishioner with Subscriptions and Prayers of the Mass of Marriage) published c1909 Brepols & Dierckx & Son, Turnhout, Belgium. Imprimatur 1899. Vatican approval 1905. 187 pages with gilt edges. Excellent condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #1043440 (stock #X8207)
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$35.00
The long title page: Q. Horatii Flacci Carmina Expurgata / Accuratis notis ac appendice de diis et heroibus poeticis illustravit / Josephus Juvencius / Editio prioribus auctior et emendatior

Latin ecclesiastical verse with some illustrations. This copy from: Angers, de l'imprimerie des freres mame. 1807.

Leather bound. 7 x 4 inches. 410 + xxx pages...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1910 item #1191357 (stock #38001)
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$55.00
Unusual and hard to find original book illustrated by B. L. Corbett published by J. I. Austen 1906 1st ed. Soft cover. Combines color illustrations (8) with B&W images (6) of the Sunbonnet Babies doing various activities, ending with a proposal for marriage and off to the honeymoon! Each picture is surrounded by line drawings. There was an array of products that developed featuring the Sunbonnet Babies. 16 heavy paper pages (11-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches) including covers...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1910 item #1183845 (stock #38007)
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$30.00
A Little Book of Birthday Wishes is a fantastic little book with nine birthday wishes – poems, short essays, etc. First Edition. 4x6 inches. The book is printed on heavy, high quality, watermarked paper using arts and crafts printing methods by The Canterbury Company, Chicago, Illinois, copyright 1910. The covers are cardstock...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1960 item #1063521 (stock #X8213)
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$85.00
This is a large folio (14 3/4 inch x 10 7/8 inch) collection of color photos of the architecture in the primary cities of Ubekistan, Russia. Written in Cryllic Russian, but with captions in several languages, including English. The title is the best translation I can get, so check it out yourself for accuracy. Excellent graphics with nice photographs. The book is in fine condition, a tight and clean copy of this unusual book. No dust jacket; hardcover. Originally published in 1959, but this m...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1920 item #1183859 (stock #38012)
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$30.00
The Prince of the Realm is a lovely little book with an inspirational tale about a farmer. First Edition. 4.5x7.5 inches. The book is printed on heavy, high quality, watermarked paper using arts and crafts printing methods by The Lincoln and Smith Press, Boston, for Davis and Bond, Boston, copyright 1912. The covers are cardstock. The book has 40 pages and comes in a matching envelope. Excellent condition, virtually unread. Unusual and hard to find original book.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1930 item #1060491 (stock #98061)
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$28.00
Miniature 1923 Advertising calendar Book. The book advertises Sirop de Deschiens. It includes a chart for the weight of infants, dates for the change of seasons and a Conseils d'Hygiene. 32 pages which measure about 3 inches by 2 1/4 inches plus cardboard covers. A few annotations on the infant weight chart, otherwise excellent condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1800 item #1123111 (stock #28000)
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$40.00
The Holy Ways of the Cross, a dissertation by Henry Mary Boudon archdeacon of the Diocese of Evreux. In French. First printed in 1671, I believe this copy was published in 1752 by Grandmont-Donders of Liege, Belgium.

Complete French Title: Les Saintes Voies de la Croix, où il est traité de plusieurs peines intérieures et extérieures et des moyens d'en faire un bon usage. Which roughly translates: The holy ways of the cross, where he addressed several sentences from internal and external ...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1900 item #1238182 (stock #48005)
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$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. Hard covers in cloth boards with gilt lettering and design on spine and a gilt image...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1800 item #1043081 (stock #X8202)
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$50.00
Here's the long title page: Caius Crispus Sallustius the Historian Translated into English. To which are prefixed The Life and Character of the Author and His Works. By John Rowe, Esq; The Third Edition, Revised and Corrected Throughout. Printed for the Executors of Richard Sare, and Sold by R. Williamson near Gray's Inn Gate in Holbourn, 1726.

This book originally had leather bindings, but the front and back covers are missing. The spine is intact and is gilt marked: Rowe's Sallust. 250 ...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #1043447 (stock #X8208)
Vintages
$35.00
The long title page: Kleine Romane und Erzählungen. Von A. F. E. Langbein / Zweites Bandchen.

Publ. Schuppel, Berlin 1814. Small novels and short stories (in German) by August Friedrich Ernst Langbein. Second of two volumes. First edition. 336 pages, but last page is missing. Two engraved images, as shown. 6 1/2 x 4 inches. Condition: Poor. Missing covers and last page. Pages brown, dogeared, minor water damage and some loss to frontispiece. But this is a rare book.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1043095 (stock #X8204)
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$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...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1910 item #1219456 (stock #28141)
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$125.00
Arts and Crafts miniature book of John Keats’ Sonnets published 1905 London: Anthony Treherne & Co. and New York: The H. B. Claflin Co. Printed by Neill & Co., Ltd., Edinburgh. Leather covers embossed both front and back, with marbleized end papers, gilt edges and original silk ribbon page marker. 56 pages. 2-3/4 x 2-18 inches. Covers slightly worn with minor stains (as shown), pages a bit brown, otherwise excellent condition.