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1 Dymkovo Toys
Russia, 1988, Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Very nice, sharp-cornered book. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, solid and straight binding. Dust jacket has edgewear, a few small tears at spine. 319 color plates, many in full and 1/2 page, light blue cloth covers with sharp corners and gilt lettering to spine. Stain to lower spine does not affect pages. Text is in Russian 129914 
Price: 98.50 USD
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Iraqi Most Wanted Playing Cards
2 Iraqi Most Wanted Playing Cards
Cincinnati, OH, The United States Playing Card Company, 2003, Boxed Set Fine 
Unopened, still in shrinkwrap, set of playing cards. This Is A Faithful Reproduction Of The Famous 'Most Wanted' Deck Of Playing Cards Issued By The Defense Intelligence Agency And U.S. Central Command In Iraq In April, 2003. 102286 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Life-Time Furniture, The Cloister Styles, Grand Rapids Bookcase and Chair Company
3 Life-Time Furniture, The Cloister Styles, Grand Rapids Bookcase and Chair Company
U.S.A., Turn of the Century Editions, 1981, 0940326027 / 9780940326026 Trade Paperback Fine Furniture 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 109 pages. Previous owner's sticker inside. A 1981 reprint of a catalog from the Grand Rapids Bookcase and Chair Company, circa 1910, printed with paper stock and ink to reflect is artistic style. 139413 
Price: 14.95 USD
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4 Alexander, W. F. Cloisonne and Related Arts
Wallace-Homestead Book Company, 1972, Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Former library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket has been laminated and taped to covers. 96 pages, lots of illustrations. 120729 
Price: 8.68 USD
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5 Amini, Majid Oriental Rugs Care and Repair
Orbis Publishing, 1981, 0856132934 / 9780856132933 Ex Library Oversize Hardback Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library book with usual marks, stamps etc. indicating such. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 128 pages, many color and b&w photos. 111105 
Price: 12.60 USD
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The Au Hang Collection of Chinese Snuff Bottles, AU HANG
6 AU HANG The Au Hang Collection of Chinese Snuff Bottles
Jihu Jingshe, 1993, 0969643101 / 9780969643104 Oversize Hardback Fine Near Fine 
Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square in dark grey cloth with embossed character on the cover. Covers have sharp corners, except for lower corner of front cover is bumped. This is the only blemish to the book. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 265 pages with standard format being four photos on R. page with descriptions on L. page. This is sometimes varied. Contents includes Glass, Jade, Quartz & chalcedony, Other stones, Organic materials, Metals, Ceramics, Enamels, Inside-painted, Accessories. With Forword, Preface, Reigns of the Qing Dynasty and Selected bibliography. 138503 
Price: 167.95 USD
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Valentine Treasury: A Century of Valentine Cards, Brenner, Robert
7 Brenner, Robert Valentine Treasury: A Century of Valentine Cards
Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Schiffer Pub Ltd, 1997, 0764301950 / 9780764301957 Oversize Hardcover Very Good Good 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Hundreds of color photos on heavy glossy paper. Very nice volume. 127749 
Price: 34.25 USD
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8 Bruton, Eric The Longcase Clock
N Y, Frederick A Praeger, 1969, Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 146 pages. 122454 
Price: 11.95 USD
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9 Burk, Jacob Treasury of Modern Small Arms
New York, New York, U.S.A., Gallery Books, 1988, 083176886X / 9780831768867 Oversize Hardback Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 191 pages. Over 200 photos. 121825 
Price: 7.50 USD
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10 Bury, Shirley Victorian Electroplate
United Kingdom, Country Life Books, 1971, 0600435016 / 9780600435013 Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text is clean of marking of any kind. Dust jacket has been wrapped in mylar and taped to boards. 62 pages, in a small format with many b&w illustrations. Chapters include The beginnings, Struggle and success, Consolidation and decline, Marks. 121190 
Price: 24.95 USD
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11 Campbell, Marian An Introduction to Medieval Enamels
Owings Mills, Maryland, U.S.A., Stemmer House Pub, 1983, 0880450215 / 9780880450218 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 48 pages. Many color and b&w photos with descriptions. Pictorial boards. Slight wear to edges and corners. 125018 
Price: 12.95 USD
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12 Chaffers, William; Litchfield, Frederick Chaffers' Concise Marks and Monograms on Pottery and Porcelain
London, Wordsworth Editions, 1990, 1853269158 / 9781853269158 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 110934 
Price: 10.50 USD
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13 Christianson, David Timepieces: Masterpieces of Chronometry
Toronto, Firefly Books Ltd, 2002, 1552976548 / 9781552976548 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior text pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 176 pages. Many color illustrations. 122522 
Price: 9.32 USD
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14 Clark, Garth Eccentric Teapot : Four Hundred Years of Invention
1989, Aurum, 1994, 1854100769 / 9781854100764 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 120 pages; many color photos. 110359 
Price: 14.95 USD
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15 David, Dennis Fifties Fins
Osceola, Wisconsin, U.S.A., Motorbooks Intl, 2001, 0760309612 / 9780760309612 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 95 pages. Many photos and illustrations. 121038 
Price: 8.90 USD
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16 Dixon J. L. English Porcelain of the Eighteenth Century
Faber & Faber, 1952, Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Very nice reading copy withdrawn from a library with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is very solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 77 text pages plus 100 pages of illustrations (4 in color). 119888 
Price: 9.38 USD
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Campbell Collection of Soup Tureens at Winterthur (Winterthur Book), Fennimore, Donald L.; Halfpenny, Patricia A.
17 Fennimore, Donald L.; Halfpenny, Patricia A. Campbell Collection of Soup Tureens at Winterthur (Winterthur Book)
U.S.A., Winterthur/ Rutledge/ Crown, 2000, 0912724552 / 9780912724553 Oversize Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 260 pages. 9"w x11 7/8"h. Many color photos. 138697 
Price: 14.95 USD
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18 Fraley, Donald S. (ed.) Fort Pitt Chapter Historical Committee Rain collectors Association / Robert A Boyer; James J Burke; David Felmley; Cyrus Hosmer; Melvin Nelms; Louis Redman ( Lionel Trains / Toys ) Lionel trains, 1900-1943: Standard of the world
U.S.A., Train Collector's Association, 1976, 0917896017 / 9780917896019 First Edition Oversize Hardback Near Fine Good 
Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket light edge wear with small chips and tears at edges, a small blemish at back. Loose leaf color chart for lionel trains included. 184 pages with a great many photos -- in some cases 10 per page -- for the purpose of identifying Lionel cars and engines. Maroon buckram binding with gilt text on spine and upper, color illustrated end papers 138595 
Price: 8.50 USD
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19 Galani-Krikou, Mina; Oeconomides, Mando; Penna, Vasso; Touratsoglou, Ioannis; Tsourti, Eos Coins & Numistmatics
Athens, Greece, Hellenic Ministry of Culture -- Numismatic Museum, 1996, 9607254430 / 9789607254436 Oversize Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 215 pages; many color and b&w photos. Errata sheets. 110884 
Price: 45.00 USD
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20 Gall, John; Engel, Gary Sayonara Home Run!: The Art of the Japanese Baseball Card
U.S.A., Chronicle Books, 2006, 0811849457 / 9780811849456 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Covers are creaseless, crease at spine with very small bump lower front edge. Heavily illustrated, VERY colorful. 138530 
Price: 18.50 USD
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