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61 Stinchecum, Amanda Mayer KOSODE: 16th-19th Century Textiles from the Nomura Collection
(New York): Japan Society and Kodansha International, (1984). (1984). 0870114298 / 9780870114298 Fine 
(New York): Japan Society and Kodansha International, (1984).. (1984).. Fine. - Quarto [11-3/4 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], black cloth titled in gilt on the spine with a gilt design on the front cover, in a dust wrapper. The book is housed in a plain cardboard slipcase with a decoraive gilt & black label mounted around the spine & panels. 234 pages. Full-page color illustrations. Near fine.

Published on the occasion of an exhibition of the Nomura Collection of kosode at the Japan Society's Japan House Gallery in New York City. The kosode or "small-sleeved robe" was the forerunner of the kimono.

With essays by Monica Bethe and Margot Paul, edited by Naomi Noble Richard and Margot Paul. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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62 Stone, Solveig DECORATIVE MARBLING. (A Practical Guide to Marbling Paper and Fabric with 15 Step-by-Step Projects)
London: Chancellor Press, (1996). (1996). 1851529764 / 9781851529766 Fine 
London: Chancellor Press, (1996).. (1996).. Fine. - Small quarto [10 inches square], pictorial paper covered boards, in a matching dust wrapper.There is some slight soiling to the folds of the dust jacket. 80 pages. Profuse color illustrations. Near fine.

A reprint edition. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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63 Streeter, Tal THE ART OF THE JAPANESE KITE
New York/Tokyo: John Weatherhill, Inc., 1982. 1982. Very good 
New York/Tokyo: John Weatherhill, Inc., 1982.. 1982.. Very good. - Small quarto [10 inches high by 7-1/2 inches wide], pictorial color wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed. 181 & [2] pages plus colophon. Illustrated in color & black & white. Near fine.

Fourth printing. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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64 Trapp, Kenneth R TOWARD THE MODERN STYLE: ROOKWOOD POTTERY / THE LATER YEARS: 1915-1950
New York: The Jordan-Volpe Gallery, 1983. 1983. Very good 
New York: The Jordan-Volpe Gallery, 1983.. 1983.. Very good. - Quarto [approximately 12 inches high by 9 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. There are a few light creases to the binding with some light foxing to the top & front edges of the front wrap. 70 & [1 ] pages plus colophon. 7 full-page color illustrations with black-and-white illustrations in the text. Very good.

No. 1011 of a limited edition of 1,500 numbered copies.

Catalog for an exhibition shown at the Jordan- Volpe Gallery in New York City from March 22 to May 14, 1983. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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65 Wallis, Henry OAK-LEAF JARS: A Fifteenth Century Italian Ware Showing Moresco Influence
London: Bernard Quaritch, 1903. 1903. Very good 
London: Bernard Quaritch, 1903.. 1903.. Very good. LIMITED EDITION - Small quarto [8-5/8 inches high by 7 inches wide], cream cloth titled in gilt on the spine. The top edge is gilt. The spine & extremities are darkened. The covers are lightly bumped & soiled. xli & 92 deckle-edged pages, including 62 full-page illustrations in tan & white by the author. A decorative title page and colophon further enhance the book. There is occasional soiling to the untrimmed edges of the leaves. A very good partially unopened book.

No. 115 of a limited edition of 250 copies. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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66 Waterfield, Hermione; and Forbes, Christopher FABERGE: IMPERIAL EGGS AND OTHER FANTASIES
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1978). (1978). 068415966X / 9780684159669 Very good 
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1978).. (1978).. Very good. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 9-1/8 inches wide], pictorial paper covered boards. The binding is lightly rubbed. 143 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. There is a remainder mark on the bottom edge & the top edge is lightly foxed. Very good.

First edition.

Illustrated with works from the Forbes Magazine Collection, New York. The text includes a catalogue raisonne of Faberge Imperial eggs. First Edition. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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67 Weber, Eva ART DECO
New York: Gallery Books, (1989). (1989). 0831704551 / 9780831704551 Fine 
New York: Gallery Books, (1989).. (1989).. Fine. - Quarto [14-1/2 inches high by 10-1/2 inches wide], cloth, in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed. 192 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine.

First edition.

A book about the Art Deco style in art, architecture, interior design, furniture, film sets, jewelry, glass and ceramics. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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68 Wills, Geoffrey; Baroni, Daniele; Chiarelli, Brunetto IL MOBILE: storia, progettisti, tipi e stili
(Milano): Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, (1983). (1983). Very good 
(Milano): Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, (1983).. (1983).. Very good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], red cloth in a dust wrapper. The binding is bumped. The dust jacket is creased at the corners & along its top edge with 2 tiny tears to the top edge of its rear panel and with some minor soiling. 419 pages plus colophon. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. The bottom page corners are lightly bumped. Very good.

First edition. The text is in Italian. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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69 Wilson, Richard Guy FROM ARCHITECTURE TO OBJECT: Masterworks of the American Arts & Crafts Movement
New York: Hirschl & Adler Galleries, (1989). (1989). Fine 
New York: Hirschl & Adler Galleries, (1989).. (1989).. Fine. - Small quarto [10 inches high by 8-7/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. 156 pages. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine.

Catalog for an exhibition shown at the Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York City and the Struve Gallery, Chicago. The introduction is by Richard Guy Wilson. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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70 Zoppe, Leandro ARTI E MESTIERI IN LOMBARDIA: 2000 anni di vita artigiana
(Milano): Silvana Editoriale, (1992). (1992). Very good 
(Milano): Silvana Editoriale, (1992).. (1992).. Very good. - Quarto [12 iinches high by 9-1/2 inches wide], cloth, in a dust wrapper. The book is housed in a plain black cardboard slipcase. The slipcase is lightly rubbed with a price-sticker on the rear panel. 191 pages plus colophon. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine in a very good slipcase.

The text is in Italian. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD

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