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Saturday Book #30, The, Hadfield, John
21 Hadfield, John Saturday Book #30, The
London, Hutchinson, 1969, 0091045606 / 9780091045609 Hard Cover Fine Very Good Antiques and Collectibles 
Book with dust jacket, in box. In red cloth, price marked in pencil on title page with price code, otherwise book is As New, with no blemishes of any kind. Dust jacket has been price clipped at lower corner and is wrinkled a bit at edges, and creased at rear blurb, but is clean with no tears and very little edgewear. Box is Near Fine with light edgewear only. This issue's theme is "Collectors' Items," and features items ranging from picture postcards to Victorian statuary, and from artificial flowers to fossils. 121480 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Sewing Victorian Doll Clothes: Authentic Costumes from Museum Collections, Hamilton, Michelle
22 Hamilton, Michelle Sewing Victorian Doll Clothes: Authentic Costumes from Museum Collections
Asheville, NC, Lark Books, 1996, 188737406X / 9781887374064 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Textiles 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 224 pages. 8 3/4"w x 10 1/4"h. Full color photos, detailed descriptions of clothes, and instructions for creating nine outfits. Many detailed b&w line drawings. 139520 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Plains Rifle, The, Hanson, Charles E.
23 Hanson, Charles E. Plains Rifle, The
U.S.A., Gun Room Press, 1978, 088227015X / 9780882270159 Oversize Hardback Near Fine Very Good 
Book is in very good condition with a tight, straight spine, lightly bumped corners, no cover wear, little to no edge wear. Text/interior has no marking of any kind. Dust jacket is price clipped with light general wear, one 1/4 tear top spine. 171 pages, many b&w photos, drawings, advertisements. Contents include: Pennsylvania trade rifle goes west, The Tennessee rifle, The English rifle, Early military rifles, Jake and Sam Hawken, More St. Louis guns, I.D. and restoration of plains rifles, etc. 136539 
Price: 67.50 USD
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24 Hatcher, John; Barker, T. C. History of British Pewter, A
Longman, 1974, 0582501229 / 9780582501225 Ex Library Hard Cover Very Good Good 
This copy has been withdrawn from a library; solid binding, with no marking of any kind to the text/interior. Dust jacket is wrapped in mylar and has been taped to the covers. Nice clean copy, 365 pages. 120013 
Price: 27.95 USD
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25 Hayward, Charles H. Antique Furniture Designs
N Y, Scribner's, 1979, 0684163020 / 9780684163024 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 126 pages. Many b&w illustrations. Front endpaper torn out. 128818 
Price: 18.95 USD
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Sundials: An Illustrated History of Portable Dials, Higton, Hestor
26 Higton, Hestor Sundials: An Illustrated History of Portable Dials
London, Philip Wilson Publishers, 2001, 0856675237 / 9780856675232 Ex Library Oversize Hardback Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 136 pages. Many color photos. 111922 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Trading in Memories: Travels Through a Scavenger's Favorite Places, Hodgson, Barbara
27 Hodgson, Barbara Trading in Memories: Travels Through a Scavenger's Favorite Places
Australia, Hardie Grant Books, 2007, 1740665384 / 9781740665384 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 154 pages. Many color photos. 131497 
Price: 18.95 USD
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28 Kindler, Arie Coins of the Land of Israel: Collection of the Bank of Israel: a Catalogue
Jerusalem, Keter Publishing House, 1974, 0706514173 / 9780706514179 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket Antiques and Collectibles 
Book is in excellent condition with blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 207 coins are described and shown in b/w photographs, both sides, covering the period from 7th century BC through the Roman era up to 138 AD. 139862 
Price: 19.50 USD
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29 Klein, Dan; Lloyd, Ward History of Glass
London, Orbis Books, 1984, 085613516X / 9780856135163 Oversize Hardback Fine Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 288 pages. From the jacket leaf: "This profusely illustrated guide to glass is as much for the amateur enthusiast as the serious collector. Written by a team of experts, each of them a specialist in his or her particular field, this book tells the story of all the major developments in the history of glass from the beginnings in Pre-Roman times to the present.The authoritative, clearly written text, and more than 275 color and 50 b&w photographs makes this book a visually exciting presentation of all kinds of glassware." 114667 
Price: 28.95 USD
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Parker Gun: An Immortal American Classic, The, Larry L. Baer
30 Larry L. Baer Parker Gun: An Immortal American Classic, The
U.S.A., Beinfeld Publishing, Inc., 1980, 0917714180 / 9780917714184 Oversize Hardback Fine No Jacket Signed by Author
Book is in excellent condition with a tight, straight spine, sharp corners, no cover wear, a little wear at top and bottom spine, text/interior has no marking of any kind. Very clean book, nearly new. Contents include History of the Charles Parker co., Parkers finest -- the hammer gun and others, Grades, varieties, and identification, Dedicated collectors and parker guns of special interest, Buying and collecting parkers, Production data and catalogs, Maintenance, repairs, and gunsmithing, Patents and patent drawings. From the introduction: "Our main interest is the Parker gun itself, and we will stress the identification and appreciation of its features. New catalog literature has been discovered and there is a discussion on this very important subject. In addition, we will present a detailed discussion on fake Parkers, and how to detect them." Inscribed and dated by author on title page. 136536 
Price: 65.95 USD
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31 Lipman American Folk Decoration
Oxford, 1951, Oversize Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book has been re-bound into heavy, strong red buckram covers that show little if any use and are essentially new. Interior filled with color and b&w illustrtions, and is absolutely clean. 163 pages. Very nice volume. 127751 
Price: 12.50 USD
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32 Lothrop, Eaton S.;International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House Century of Cameras from the Collection of the International Museum of Photography at George Eastman House,, A
Keene Valley, New York, U.S.A., Morgan & Morgan, 1973, 087100044X / 9780871000446 Ex Library Hard Cover 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. Edges of covers are chipped and book shows moderate wear. An excellent review of 130 landmark cameras with a large b&w photo of each, with photographic apparatus, clearly illustrated and accompanied by a painstakingly researched and clearly presented text for each. 150 pages, oblong format. 130280 
Price: 11.95 USD
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Handbook of Collectible Dolls - 3 Volumes, Merrill, Madeline & Perkins, Nellie W.
33 Merrill, Madeline & Perkins, Nellie W. Handbook of Collectible Dolls - 3 Volumes
Saugus, MA, Richard Merrill, 1969, Hard Cover Very Good 
Ex-library copies with the usual stamps and markings. Three volume set in small (5 1/4" x 7 1/2") 6-ring binders with index tabs. Each page shows a black and white photo of a doll, followed by a written description. Volume I: Bisque Dolls; Volume II: Hatted Bonnet; Celluloid, China, Cloth, Metal, Papier Mache; Volume III: Parian Dolls, Rubber, Wax, Wood, Misc., Modern Doll Artists. 121465 
Price: 60.00 USD
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34 Nelson, Kirk J. Century of Sandwich Glass: From the Collections of The Sandwich Glass Museum, A
Sandwich, MA, Sandwich Glass Museum, 1992, Staple Bound Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 32 pages. 138041 
Price: 9.25 USD
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Christie'sTwentieth Century Art London Thursday 1st July, 1999, No Author
35 No Author Christie'sTwentieth Century Art London Thursday 1st July, 1999
Christie, 1999, Oversize Paperback Near Fine 
195 pages in full color, page 193 -- "Selling locations & representatives -- Asia" torn out and used as a book mark, otherwise clean inside and out with sharp corners and light scuffing to covers only. 123368 
Price: 67.95 USD
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Illustration: Illustrated Books from Six Centuries Together with Some Prints and Drawings; Catalogue #218, No Author
36 No Author Illustration: Illustrated Books from Six Centuries Together with Some Prints and Drawings; Catalogue #218
New York, N.Y., H.P. Kraus, Inc., Trade Paperback Near Fine 
122 page catalog with b&w prints, color cover of 209 items for sale from the dealer H.P. Kraus. Stamp on cover from bookstore. 125135 
Price: 19.50 USD
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37 No Author Listed Canadian Government Paper Money 19th Edition : A Charlton Standard Catalogue
Toronto, Ontario, Charlton Press, 2006, 0889683174 / 9780889683174 Ex Library Trade Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Plastic spiral binding. 388 pages; many illustrations. 112571 
Price: 17.95 USD
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Dolls of Japan and the World. Gosho-Ningyo Volume 1, No Author Listed
38 No Author Listed Dolls of Japan and the World. Gosho-Ningyo Volume 1
Japan, Kyoto Shoin Co., Ltd., 1985, 4763620231 / 9784763620231 Oversize Paperback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 154 pages; 127 color plates. Most text in Japanese; English titles given for list of plates. 109289 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Rewards of Merit: Tokens of a Child's Progress and a Teacher's Esteem as an Enduring Aspect of American Religious and Secular Education, Patricia Fenn; Alfred P. Malpa
39 Patricia Fenn; Alfred P. Malpa Rewards of Merit: Tokens of a Child's Progress and a Teacher's Esteem as an Enduring Aspect of American Religious and Secular Education
U.S.A., Howell Pr, 1995, 094323168X / 9780943231686 Oversize Hardback Fine No Jacket 
Book is in excellent condition in every respect with sharp corners, no edge wear, straight, solid spine, text block in flawless with no marking of any kind. 225 pages, in oblong formate, lavishly illustrated in color with tokens, awards, certificates, prizes,coins, awards, etc. 136667 
Price: 17.95 USD
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Short History of Glass Engraving, A, Perrot, Paul N
40 Perrot, Paul N Short History of Glass Engraving, A
N Y, Steuben Glass, 1973, 0911442065 / 9780911442069 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 50 pages. 6 1/4"w x 9 1/4"h. Many b&w photos. 136725 
Price: 18.95 USD
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