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1 Art In Glass: A Guide To The Glass Collection.
The Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo: 1972. First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Good condition. 
Covers holdings in the Toledo Museum which has over 5,000 items in its collection. Includes essays on Ancient, Islamic, European, American and Modern Glass. 
Price: 21.33 USD
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2 The Eclectic Eye: Five Centuries Of Art From The Galerie Yves Mikaeloff.
Christie's, New York: 1997 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Catalog for auctioin held Wednesday, 21 May 1997 at 2:00 p.m. at 502 Park Avenue, New York, NY. 
Price: 46.79 USD
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3 AZAKAMI, MAKIKO. The Great Paper Toy Show.
Chronicle Books, San Francisco: 1993. 0811805077 / 9780811805070 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Delightful miniature toys that are miniature works of art crafted in breathtaking detail, playful, whimsical, and beguiling. 
Price: 47.03 USD
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4 BARBER, JANET. Pebbles As A Hobby.
Hippocrene Books Inc., New York: 1972. 0882540262 / 9780882540269 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 26.84 USD
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5 BAYER, PATRICIA & WALLER, MARK; LALIQUE, MARIE-CLAUDE (FOREWORD). The Art Of Rene Lalique.
Wellfleet Press, Secaucus: 1988. 155521293X / 9781555212933 First Edition (unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket and protective mylar covering. Very good condition. 
A detailed study of many of the most stunning pieces. Examines Lalique's glassmaking techniques with respect to their effect on his work. Includes approximately 350 full-color photographs including two rare portraits of Rene Lalique, and an Index. 
Price: 27.55 USD
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6 BAYER, PATRICIA & WALLER, MARK; LALIQUE, MARIE-CLAUDE (FOREWORD). The Art Of Rene Lalique.
Wellfleet Press, Secaucus: 1988. 155521293X / 9781555212933 First Edition (unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
A detailed study of many of the most stunning pieces. Examines Lalique's glassmaking techniques with respect to their effect on his work. Includes approximately 350 full-color photographs including two rare portraits of Rene Lalique, and an Index. 
Price: 27.55 USD
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7 BEDFORD, JOHN. Toby Jugs.
Walker and Company, New York: 1968. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 14.01 USD
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8 BENSON, MICHAEL (EDITOR). Never Forget: A Tribute To The World Trade Center.
Profile Entertainment, Inc., New York: 2002. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
A tribute to the World Trade Center: How They Were Built, Cathedrals To The Sky, View From The Top, Future Plans, Site Blueprints and 24 full color WTC postcards. 
Price: 23.04 USD
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9 BOHAN, PETER & HAMMERSLOUGH, PHILIP; EISENBARTH, ERIN E. (INTRODUCTION & NOTES). Early Connecticut Silver, 1700 - 1840.
Wesleyan University Press: 2007. 0819568481 / 9780819568489 Reprint Edition with New Introduction. A Garnet Book. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
The preeminent study of Connecticut's silvercraft, back in print with a new introduction. Early Connecticut Silver is a catalog of the most significant pieces of silver hollowware made by Connecticut silversmiths between the years 1700 and 1840, as well as representative flatware and other pieces such as swords and Masonic jewels. In all, it constitutes an exhibit that could never be mounted in a single museum, and one that proves the authors' conviction that Connecticut silver is distinctive and worthy of comparison to the more sophisticated contemporary styles associated with the silversmiths of Boston and New York City. Features an introduction by Erin Eisenbarth that brings the coverage up to date, incorporating the research done on this subject since the original publication. The book still includes an introductory essay that defines "the Connecticut school," and an annotated index of silversmiths known to have worked in Connecticut and an index of the marks used by them. The Table of Contents of this book is as follows: List of Illustrations • Preface • Introduction by Erin Eisenbarth • The Connecticut Silversmith • Tradition and Innovation in Connecticut Silver • Illustrations of Hollowware and Selected Flatware • Biographical Notes on the Silversmiths • Index of Marks • Selected Bibliography • Owners of Pieces Illustrated • Picture Credits • Index of Silversmiths Whose Work Is Illustrated. Peter Bohan was professor emeritus of art history at the State University of New York at New Paltz and published several books on American silver and gold. Philip Hammerslough was a private collector and silver enthusiast. Erin Eisenbarth is the Marcia Brady Tucker Curatorial Fellow in American decorative arts at the Yale University Art Gallery. "This book fills a significant niche in the literature on early American silver. Its importance for researchers has only grown since its original publication, and its comprehensiveness makes it an excellent title for scholars and students of the decorative arts."—Donald L. Fennimore, curator emeritus, Winterthur Museum 
Price: 32.73 USD
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10 BOSLY, CAROLINE. Rugs To Riches: An Insiders Guide To Oriental Rugs.
Pantheon Books, New York: 1980. 0394739574 / 9780394739571 s Softcover. Good condition. 
Rugs To Riches is an authoritative, lively and eminently practical; guide for people who want to learn the dos and don'ts of choosing handmade oriental rugs. Contains an Index. 
Price: 32.54 USD
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11 BRIDGE, MARK. An Encyclopedia Of Desks.
Wellfleet Press, Secaucus: 1988. 1555212719 / 9781555212711 First edition (unstated). h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
Devoted entirely to the history of the writing desk, and provides both an accurate guide to identification and assessment for the furniture collector, and a fascinating insight into changing styles over four centuries. The excellent full-color illustrations throughout the book make identification easy, and a full glossary of relevant terms ensures that the reader can follow the vagaries of fashion in structure and decoration, from Biedermeier to Boulle. Includes a Index. 
Price: 13.92 USD
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12 BUTLER, JOSEPH. American Antiques 1800- 1900: A Collector's History And Guide.
The Odyssey Press, New York: 1965. Second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. Dustjacket has slight chips and tears. 
Until recently the thought of a 19th- century interior design brought to mind amusing images of heavily curtained rooms stuffed with over-elaborate furniture. Here is a book that re-evaluates the merits of American 19th-century decorative arts. Includes an Index. 
Price: 11.35 USD
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13 CAME, RICHARD. Silver.
Octopus Books LTD, London: 1972. 0706400399 / 9780706400397 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 11.40 USD
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14 CAMMANN, SCHUYLER V. R. Miniature Art From Old China: Chinese Snuff Bottles From The Montclair Art Museum Collections.
Montclair Art Museum, Montclair: 1982. s Softcover. Good condition with slight wear to spine. 
Catalog of 490 snuff bottles with 6 color plates. Also includes 8 essays on Miniature Art From Old China: Some Basic Elements in Decoration, Religious Influences in Old China, Animal Subjects, Trees, Flowers and Plants, Abstract or Inanimate Symbols, Porcelain, Glass and Enamels, Carved Stones, and Natural Substances. Includes an Index. 
Price: 63.65 USD
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15 CHRISTENSEN, ERWIN O. Early American Wood Carving.
Dover Publications, Inc., New York: 1977. 0486218406 / 9780486218403 Reprint Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
An authoritative and fascinating account of primitive American woodcarving, from the earliest examples of the 17th century to the end of the 19th. Coverage includes every section of the continental United States, with considerable attention devoted to native Spanish, Swiss, Quebecois, German and Scandinavian artists who contributed important influences on regional style. Includes an Index. 
Price: 15.15 USD
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16 CHRISTOPHER, CATHERINE. The Complete Book Of Doll Making And Collecting.
Dover Publications, New York: 1971. 0486220664 / 9780486220666 Second Revised Edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Tells in clear nontechnical terms how to create dozens and dozens of attractive dolls that will delight the heart of adult and child alike. Doll making becomes an easy skill within everyone's reach with this book to show the way. Includes an Index. 
Price: 5.61 USD
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17 CLARK, GARTH. The Eccentric Teapot: Four Hundred Years Of Invention.
Abbeville Press, New York: 1989. 089659923X / 9780896599239 First Edition (unstated). 
This beautiful and delightful book introduces us to some of the most sublime, outrageous, and exotic teapots ever to grace a Mad Hatter's tea party. Discusses the history of tea and tea drinking as well as the teapot itself. Includes an Index. 
Price: 42.23 USD
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18 COEN, LUCIANO & DUNCAN, LOUISE. The Oriental Rug.
Harper & Row, New York: . 006010824X / 9780060108243 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Very good condition. 
The Oriental Rug is written for today's rug buyer and student. The authors lay a historical foundation for each rug-producing area - Persia, Turkey, the Caucasus, Central Asia, and China - and then present photographs of rugs with descriptions that challenge the reader to appreciate each rug with a trained eye. There are thorough explanations of knotting and weaving, the cleaning and care of Oriental rugs, and buying and selling rugs. Includes an Index. 
Price: 46.55 USD
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19 COLE, ANN KILBORN. The Golden Guide To American Antiques.
Golden Press, New York: 1966. s Softcover. Reading copy. Covers are torn at the spine. 

Price: 5.46 USD
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20 COMSTOCK, HELEN. American Furniture: Seventeenth, Eighteenth, And Early Nineteenth Century Styles.
Schiffer Publishing Co., Exton: 1962. 0916838285 / 9780916838287 Reprint Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
A comprehensive, authoritative, well-illustrated reference and art book of American furniture. Over 700 illustrations. Chapters cover Jacobean and William and Mary styles, Queen Anne, Chppendale, Classical Period, and Early Victorian furniture. Includes an Index. 
Price: 29.40 USD
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