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Enameled Street Signs

By: Andrew Morley; Christopher Baglee

Price: $8.16

Publisher: U.S.A., Everest House: 1979

Seller ID: 136033

ISBN: 0896960552

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear to covers only. Text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way, 15 page section in full color: a montage of 12 -15 signs per page, glossy paper on a black background. Otherwise b&w illustrations with chapters on: Historical background and manufacturing techniques, Locations and social environment, Design, texture, typestyles and stencil patterns, Collecting conservation, restoration, Manufacturers past and present, etc. Large format, 87 pages. View more info

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Enameled Street Signs

By: Andrew Morley; Christopher Baglee

Price: $16.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Everest House: 1979

Seller ID: 136099

ISBN: 0896960552

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light shelf wear; creaseless covers and spine, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Straight spine, solid binding. 16 pages of signs in bright color on glossy paper, a great many other signs in b&w. Contents include Historical background and manufacturing techniques, Location and social environment, Design, texture typestyles and stencil patterns, Collecting, conservation restoration, etc. 86 pages. View more info

Early Years of Native American Art History: The Politics of Scholarship and Collecting

By: Berlo, Janet Catherine (ed.)

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Univ of Washington Pr: 1992

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 120015

ISBN: 0295972025

Condition: Very Good


This copy has been withdrawn from a library; solid binding, text has been underlined occasionall in pen. Dust jacket is wrapped in mylar and has been taped to the covers. 244pages. View more info

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Decoy Collecting Primer

By: Casson, Paul W.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Fitzhenry & Whiteside Ltd: 1978

Seller ID: 146567

Condition: Near Fine


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. 83 pages with b&w photos. How to collect these wonderful wooden keepsakes at auctions, museums, swap meets, decoy shows (I'm not making this up) groups, clubs, antique shows etc. Fun for the hole famibly! Author is shown peering over glasses in overalls, wood duck on knife edge in photo on back. View more info

Food, Fuel, Fertilizer: Proceedings Symposim Uses of Agricultural Wastes

By: Catania, Peter J. (ed.)

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Regina, Saskatchewan, 1974

Edition: Ex Libris

Seller ID: 097544

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages unmarked. 371 pages. Some topics covered: Methane production from agricultural by-products; cattle feedlot manure for crop production; anaerobic digetstion of dariy cow manure; a complete system for collecting, handling, air-drying and machine dehydration of poutrly manure. View more info

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Cigarette Pack Art - A Unique Blend of Cigarette Pack Design

By: Chris Mullen

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Toronto, Totem Press: 1979

Seller ID: 144541

ISBN: 0002161761

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with a litlte edgewear to the covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes with creaseless covers and spine, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 128 pages in oversize format filled with color and b&w images. View more info

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Vintage Shoes: Collecting and Wearing Twentieth-Century Designer Footwear

By: Cox, Caroline

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N Y, Collins Design: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 134941

ISBN: 0061665762

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 223 pages. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. View more info

Lost Bird Collecting

By: Dahle, Dagmar

Price: $43.95

Publisher: Southern Alberta Art Gallery/Cambridge Galleries/ABC Art Books: 2006

Seller ID: 121288

Condition: Fine


48 page catalog from artist's show. View more info

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Langley Story Illustrated: An Early History of the Municipality of Langley, The

By: Don E. Waite

Price: $54.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Don Waite Publishing: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137083

ISBN: 0919213618

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect with sharp corners, straight, solid binding, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket has several large tears along the folds, heavy chipping at edges. Clean boards in brown cloth, map endpapers. 280pp. Formerly of a private library with two stamps near the front of the book. Many b&w photos, some full page. Maps, tables, charts. Contents include Fur company exploration, First Fort Langley, Hudson's Bay co. , The great Langley prairie, A yuculta attack, Fraser river gold rush, Birth of B.C. Mainland's first chur... View more info

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African Reflections: Art from Northeastern Zaire

By: Enid Schildkrout; Curtis A. Keim; American Museum of Natural History

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Amer Museum of Natural History: 1990

Seller ID: 143513

ISBN: 0295969628

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition; upper corner has a light bump/curl, covers have Very light edge wear. Binding is otherwise solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. A large book, 271 pages, color photos, often full page with no borders, heavily illustrated. Contents include: Art, ethnography, and history in Northeastern Zaire, Through western eyes: the making of the Manghetu myth, Collecting in the Congo: the American museum of natural history Congo expedition, 1909 - 1915, Reconstructing the pas... View more info

Vintage Handbags: Collecting and Wearing Designer Classics

By: Fogg, Marnie

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Victoria, Australia, Five Mile Press: 2009

Seller ID: 137475

ISBN: 1742116671

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 224 pages. Many color photos. View more info

Antique Brass: Identification and Values

By: Gaston, Mary Frank

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Collector Books: 1985

Seller ID: 146570

ISBN: 0891452907

Condition: Fine


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. 191 pages, lots of large color photos. View more info

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Japanese Antique Dolls

By: Gribbin, Jill ; David Gribbin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N Y, Weatherhill: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 145320

ISBN: 0834801949

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full green cloth boards. Slight edge wear to price-clipped dust jacket. 174 pages. 8 3/8"w x 11 7/8"h. View more info

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Saturday Book #30, The

By: Hadfield, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1969

Seller ID: 121480

ISBN: 0091045606

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

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Spiders and Their Kin (Golden Guide)

By: Herbert Walter Levi; Lorna Rose Levi; Herbert Spencer Zim; Lorna R. Levi

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Golden Books Pub Co (Adult): 1981

Seller ID: 145390

ISBN: 0307240215

Condition: Near Fine


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. Pocket size, 160 pages with a great many illustrations per page with chapters includng Spinder relatives, Myriapods, Land custaceans, Collecting, preserving rearing etc. View more info

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The Encyclopedia of Fungi of Britain and Europe: Indentifies 1,000 Species With Color Photographs

By: Jordan, Michael

Price: $18.95

Publisher: UK, David & Charles: 1995

Seller ID: 137280

ISBN: 0715301292

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 384 pages. Many color photos. Featuring one thousand species of higher fungi found in the British Isles and northern Europe. A comprehensive photo handbook for the dedicated mycologist, general naturalist, or mushroom hunter collecting for the cooking pot. View more info

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Plastics: Common objects, classic designs ; with a collector's guide

By: Katz, Sylvia

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Abrams: 1984

Seller ID: 146734

ISBN: 0810907690

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full blue cloth boards. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. 9"w x 10 3/4"h. 160 pages. Many color photos. View more info

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Young America a Folk Art History

By: Lipman, Jean, Warren, Elizabeth V. ; Robert Bishop

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Hudson Hills Press: 1986

Seller ID: 146643

ISBN: 0933920768

Condition: Fine


Huge book: 10" x 12 1/2" packed with full color illustrations throughout, often very large plates. Book is in excellent condition with a few very minor flaws to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 199 pages. View more info

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Collecting and Safeguarding the Oral Traditions

By: McIlwaine, John and Whiffrin, Jean

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New Providence, New Jersey, U.S.A., K G Saur: 2001

Seller ID: 096430

ISBN: 3598218257

Condition: Fine


A clean, umarked copy in excellent condition. Bibliographic label on inside of front boards. 158 pages. View more info

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On Collecting

By: Mills, Josephine; Tousley, Nancy

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada, University of Lethbridge Art Gallery: 2005

Seller ID: 121268

ISBN: 0919555217

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 64 pages. Exhibition catalog. View more info