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21 Barber, Edwin Atlee MARKS OF AMERICAN POTTERS. With Facsimiles of 1000 Marks, and Illustrations of Rare Examples of American Wares
Southampton, L.I., NY: Cracker Barrel Press, circa 1980. 1980. Fine 
Southampton, L.I., NY: Cracker Barrel Press, circa 1980.. 1980.. Fine. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed gray & blue wrappers. There is a minor crease to the front wrap. 174 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white. Near fine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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BUTTONHOOKS TO TRADE -- TO TREASURE. (Cover title)., Betensley, Bertha L.
22 Betensley, Bertha L. BUTTONHOOKS TO TRADE -- TO TREASURE. (Cover title).
(Westville, IN: Published by the author), (1971). (1971). Good 
- Octavo, softcover bound in printed wrappers. The binding is lightly soiled with the spine, the edges of the wraps & the upper section of the front wrap darkened. 35 mechanically reproduced pages. Profuse full-page black-and-white illustrations & textual drawings. Good.

Second printing.

An illustrated guide for collectors of buttonhooks, with particular reference to the type of handle [ivory, bone, plastic, metal, wooden, silver]. The author notes that buttonhooks used to be frequently given away as a form of advertising by department and chain stores or by individuals with a name stamped on the handle. 
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23 Bull, Peter THE TEDDY BEAR BOOK
New York: Random House, (1970). (1970). Fine 
New York: Random House, (1970).. (1970).. Fine. - Quarto [approximately 11-1/4 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], cloth, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The binding is very lightly rubbed. The rear panel of the dust jacket is lightly rubbed. 207 & [1] pages. Profusely illustrated in brown & white. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper.

First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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24 Catley, Bryan ART DECO AND OTHER FIGURES
(Woodbridge, Suffolk, U.K.): Antique Collectors' Club, (1987). (1987). Very good 
(Woodbridge, Suffolk, U.K.): Antique Collectors' Club, (1987).. (1987).. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The covers are a bit warped. The rear panel of the dust jacket is rubbed & there are price-stickers on its front flap & rear panel. 346 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white and color. Very good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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25 Cescinsky, Herbert; Webster, Malcolm R ENGLISH DOMESTIC CLOCKS
New York: Bonanza Books, (1968). (1968). Very good 
New York: Bonanza Books, (1968).. (1968).. Very good. - Quarto, maroon paper covered boards backed with maroon cloth & titled in gilt on the spine, in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The covers are bumped. The dust jacket is rubbed & lightly chipped with soiling to the rear panel. Profusely illustrated in black & white with diagrams & photographs by the authors. The contents are very good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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26 Clark, Robert Judson; editor THE ARTS AND CRAFTS MOVEMENT IN AMERICA 1876-1916: An exhibition organized by the Art Museum, Princeton University and The Art Institute of Chicago. With texts by the editor and Martin Eidelberg, David A. Hanks, Susan Otis Thompson and others
(Princeton, NJ: Princeton University, 1972). 1972). 0691038848 / 9780691038841 Very good 
(Princeton, NJ: Princeton University, 1972).. 1972).. Very good. - Quarto [13-1/2 inches high by 9-7/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial green & blue wrappers. The wraps are lightly rubbed & bumped. 190 & [2] pages. Profuse black-and-white illustrations. There is a small stain & light foxing to the top edge. The front edge of the half-title is slightly chipped. Very good. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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27 Dworetsky, Lester; and Dickstein, Robert HOROLOGY AMERICANA
(Roslyn Heights, NY: Horology Americana, Inc., 1972). 1972). Very good 
(Roslyn Heights, NY: Horology Americana, Inc., 1972).. 1972).. Very good. - Small quarto [10-1/4 inches high by 7-1/4 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is very lightly bumped. The dust jacket is rubbed with tears to the bottom inner corner of the front panel. xi & 212 pages. There is an owner's ink name & date on the front endpaper. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Very good in a good dust wrapper. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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28 Ehrmann, Eric HUMMEL: The Complete Collector's Guide and Illustrated Reference. Photography by Seymour Linden. Special contributor, Robert L. Muller. Special consultant, Louise Schaub Witt
Huntington, NY: Portofolio Press, 1976. 1976. Very good 
Huntington, NY: Portofolio Press, 1976.. 1976.. Very good. - Quarto [12-1/4 inches high by 9 inches wide], cloth, in a dust wrapper. The covers are lightly bumped. The dust jacket is rubbed, chipped & rippled with some tiny black marks to the front panel & a tear to its top edge. [ix] & 259 pages. Profuse color photographic illustrations by Seymour Linden. Very good in a good dust wrapper.

Second printing. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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29 Eiland, Murray L ORIENTAL RUGS: A Comprehensive Guide
Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society, (1973). (1973). 0821205064 / 9780821205068 Fine 
Greenwich, CT: New York Graphic Society, (1973).. (1973).. Fine. - Quarto [12-1/4 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], brick red buckram, in a dust wrapper. [xii] & 195 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. There is some creasing to the paper of the front pastedown, else near fine.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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30 Evans, Paul ART POTTERY OF THE UNITED STATES: An Encyclopedia of Producers and Their Marks
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1974). (1974). 0684140292 / 9780684140292 Very good 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1974).. (1974).. Very good. - Small quarto [10 inches high by 7-1/4 inches wide], cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is bumped. The top & bottom edges of the covers & the head & tail of the spine are darkened. The dust jacket is rubbed & chipped with the top edge creased. There is a short tear to the top edge of the front panel & the top edges of the flaps are darkened. [vi] & 353 pages. There is some foxing to the pastedowns & endpapers with offsetting to the front endpaper. There are 2 small stains to the bottom edge. 8 pages of color illustrations & profuse illustrations in black & white. Very good in a good dust wrapper. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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31 Friedberg, Robert. PAPER MONEY OF THE UNITED STATES: A Complete Illustrated Guide with Valuations. Ninth Edition.
Iola, WI: Krause Publications, (1978). (1978). Very good 
Iola, WI: Krause Publications, (1978).. (1978).. Very good. - Quarto, printed red, white & blue cloth. Lightly bumped & rubbed. 251 pp. Illustrated in B&W. Very good.

From the library of autograph dealer Paul C. Richards with his name and address stamped on the front endpaper. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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SIGMUND FREUD AND ART: His Personal Collection of Antiquities., Gay, Peter; et al.
32 Gay, Peter; et al. SIGMUND FREUD AND ART: His Personal Collection of Antiquities.
(Binghamton, NY): State University of New York: London: Freud Museum, (1989). (1989). Fine 
- Quarto [11-3/4 inches high by 9 inches wide], dark blue cloth titled in gilt. in a dust wrapper. 192 pages. 100 illustrations, including 87 in color. Near fine.

First edition.

Edited by Lynn Gamwell and Richard Wells. Introduction by Peter Gay. Published in association with Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers, New York.

The text includes essays on connections between antiquities and psychoanalysis. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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33 Gloag, John BRITISH FURNITURE MAKERS
London: William Collins, 1945. 1945. Good 
London: William Collins, 1945.. 1945.. Good. - (Britain in Pictures series). Small 4to, printed tan & white paper covered boards (bumped; covers slightly warped) titled in white with vignette in white on front cover, in dw (very lightly soiled; dw spine faded & rubbed; light spotting to folds). 47 & [1] pp.(scattered light foxing). Textual & full-page illustrations in B&W & 8 full-page color illustrations. Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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PENNY POSTAGE CENTENARY: An Account of Rowland Hill's Great Reform of 1840 and of the Introduction of Adhesive Postage Stamps with Chapters on the Birth of the Postal Service., Graveson, Samuel; editor.
34 Graveson, Samuel; editor. PENNY POSTAGE CENTENARY: An Account of Rowland Hill's Great Reform of 1840 and of the Introduction of Adhesive Postage Stamps with Chapters on the Birth of the Postal Service.
London: The Postal History Society, (1940). (1940). Good 
- Small quarto [9-7/8 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], brown cloth. The binding is rubbed & lightly bumped with a small black stain to the top edge of each cover. There is a tear to the spine and its head & tail are lightly chipped. 144 pages. Numerous black-and-white illustrations. There is some foxing & soiling to the preliminary pages, the rear endpaper & the last text page. Good.

First edition. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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35 Gregory, Edward W THE FURNITURE COLLECTOR: An Introduction to the Study of English Styles of the Seventeeenth and Eighteenth Centuries with 55 Illustrations of Typical Pieces of Furniture from Public and Private Collections
Philadelphia, PA: David McKay, Publishers, n.d. [circa 1920]. n.d. [circa 1920]. Good 
Philadelphia, PA: David McKay, Publishers, n.d. [circa 1920].. n.d. [circa 1920].. Good. - Octavo, tan cloth with illustrations mounted on the front cover & spine. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped with a light stain to the rear cover. There are tiny holes in the cloth along the rear joint & the head of the spine is slightly chipped. xiii, [1] leaf & 299 pages. Illustrated with 55 black-and-white plates. There is an owner's ink name on the front pastedown with a pencil gift inscription on the flyleaf. There is scattered foxing & staining to the text pages throughout. Good. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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36 Hackenbroch, Yvonne MEISSEN AND OTHER CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN, FAIENCE AND ENAMEL IN THE IRWIN UNTERMYER COLLECTION. Text by Yvonne Hackenbroch
Cambridge, MA: Published for the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Harvard University Press, 1956. 1956. Very good 
Cambridge, MA: Published for the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Harvard University Press, 1956.. 1956.. Very good. - Quarto, deep blue-green cloth backed decorative light gray cloth, titled in gilt within a red panel on the spine, in its original color pictorial cream dust wrapper. The corners of the book are very slightly worn. The price-clipped dust jacket is slightly darkened and chipped with a very few short tears. Profuse full-page color and black & white illustrations and 264 pages of text. Very good.

First edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD

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37 Halsey, R. T. Haines PICTURES OF EARLY NEW YORK ON DARK BLUE STAFFORDSHIRE POTTERY
NY: Dover Publications, Inc., (1974). (1974). Very good 
NY: Dover Publications, Inc., (1974).. (1974).. Very good. - Octavo, pictorial wraps. Lightly bumped & rubbed. 327 pp. Illustrated in B&W. Very good. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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38 Hayashiya, Seizo and Trubner, Henry CHINESE CERAMICS FROM JAPANESE COLLECTIONS / T'ang through Ming Dynasties. Seizo Hayashiya and Henry Trubner / in collaboration with / Gakuji Hasebe, Yoshiaki Yabe, Hiroko Nishida, William J. Rathbun, and Catherine A. Kaputa. An Exhibition of Chinese Ceramics from Public and Private Collections in Japan Organized under the Joint Sponsorship of the Agency for Cultural Affairs of the Japanese Government and the Participating Institutions in the United States. (Catalog)
(New York): The Asia Society, (1977). (1977). Fine 
(New York): The Asia Society, (1977).. (1977).. Fine. - Small quarto [9-3/4 inches high by 8-3/4 inches wide], softcover bound in color pictorial wrappers. The binding is very lightly rubbed & bumped. 135 pages plus colophon. Profusely illustrated with full-page color illustrations & textual illustrations in black & white. Near fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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39 Hayden, Arthur; Stow, Charles Messer THE FURNITURE DESIGNS OF CHIPPENDALE HEPPLEWHITE AND SHERATON / Arranged by J. Munro Bell. With an Introduction and Critical Estimate by Arthur Hayden / And an Essay by Charles Messer Stow
New York: Tudor Publishing Company, 1940. 1940. Good 
New York: Tudor Publishing Company, 1940.. 1940.. Good. - Small quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], decorative tan cloth titled in gilt on the front cover & spine. The binding is lightly bumped & soiled with some light staining. Unpaginated prelims plus 3 sections reproducing the furniture makers' designs: title, [vi] & 63 pages; title, [2] leaves & 59 pages; and title, [vii] & 128 pages. There is light staining to the pastedowns & endpapers. The page edges are slightly darkened & there is occasional soiling. Profuse black-and-white reproductions of designs by Thomas Chippendale, George Hepplewhite & Thomas Sheraton. Good. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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40 Heckscher, Morrison H.; and Bowman, Leslie Greene AMERICAN ROCOCO, 1750-1775: ELEGANCE IN ORNAMENT
NY: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Los Angeles Museum of Art; Distributed by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., (1992). (1992). Very good 
NY: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Los Angeles Museum of Art; Distributed by Harry N. Abrams, Inc., (1992).. (1992).. Very good. - Quarto, blue cloth titled in gilt on spine; in a color pictorial dust wrapper. xv, [i] & 288 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white and color. Near fine.

"American Rococo...is the first book to examine the American manifestation of the European style. The authors pursue the rococo presence in aspects of domestic production that begins with firearms and textiles and end with porcelain. In the book's major chapters, they discuss the influence of the rococo on architectural ornament; on all manner of engravings from book-plates to clock dials; on a multitude of objects of silver; on the principal furniture forms; and on works of cast iron, glass, and ceramics...." -- From the dw blurb. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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