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A Guide to English and French Furniture of the Eighteenth Century: A New and Unusual Treatise Regarding the Use, Manufacture and Care of Choice Reproductions, etc.
1 A Guide to English and French Furniture of the Eighteenth Century: A New and Unusual Treatise Regarding the Use, Manufacture and Care of Choice Reproductions, etc.
Holland, MI, Baker Furniture, Inc., 1940, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Furniture 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 48 pages. 7 1/4"w x 10 5/8"h. Many black and white photos. 140238 
Price: 18.95 USD
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2 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
3 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
4 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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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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7 Baker, Cozy Kaleidoscopes: Wonders of Wonder
Lafayette, CA, C&T Publishing, 1999, 1571200630 / 9781571200631 Oversize Hardback Very Good Near Fine Antiques and Collectibles 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 144 pages. Small bump on bottom of cover. Many color photos. 140126 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Valentine Treasury: A Century of Valentine Cards, Brenner, Robert
8 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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9 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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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 Canfield, Bruce N. A Collector's Guide to Winchester in the Service
Lincoln, RI, Andrew Mowbray Pub, 1991, 0917218469 / 9780917218460 Oversize Hardback Very Good Very Good Antiques and Collectibles 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 184 pages. 8 1/4"w x 11"h. Many b&w illustrations. 140348 
Price: 50.00 USD
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World Bayonets: Eighteen Hundred to the Present Day - An Illustrated Reference Guide for Collectors, Carter, Anthony
13 Carter, Anthony World Bayonets: Eighteen Hundred to the Present Day - An Illustrated Reference Guide for Collectors
U.S.A., Arms & Armour Press, 1984, 0853686289 / 9780853686286 Hard Cover Very Good Fair Antiques and Collectibles 
Book shows a couple of hamster tooth marks at upper spine, otherwise very clean save for a little sun fading at edges. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is price-clipped with a few small tears around upper spine, otherwise light scuffing only. 62 pages of book is nearly all photographs, showing 258 bayonets in b&w with index numbers. Front of book defines those numbers. Arranged by country -- of which there are about 25. 140060 
Price: 38.50 USD
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14 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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15 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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Campbell Collection of Soup Tureens at Winterthur (Winterthur Book), Fennimore, Donald L.; Halfpenny, Patricia A.
16 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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17 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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18 Gaston, Robert W. Pirro Ligorio: Artist and Antiquarian
Italy, Silvana Editoriale, 1998, First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 
Full red cloth boards. 303 pages. The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies, Volume 10. 089963 
Price: 49.00 USD
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Select Greek Coins: a Series of Enlargements illustrated and Described, George F. Hill (keeper of Coins and medals, British museum)
19 George F. Hill (keeper of Coins and medals, British museum) Select Greek Coins: a Series of Enlargements illustrated and Described
Ares Publishers Inc., 1974, 0890050015 / 9780890050019 Oversize Hardback Near Fine Good Antiques and Collectibles 
Book is in excellent condition in deep red cloth binding with gold lettering. inding 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 shows fading at spine, chipping at corners, some scuffing, no other tears, not price clipped. Large b&w section of coins photographed & enlarged. 139638 
Price: 17.95 USD
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20 Glickman, Jay L. Yellow-Green Vaseline!: A Guide to the Magic Glass
New York, New York, U.S.A., Wallace-Homestead Book Company, 1994, 0915410761 / 9780915410767 Ex Library Oversize Paperback Very 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. 111 pages with many color photos, history, 128247 
Price: 24.95 USD
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