Reference Books

Frank Lloyd Wright Schumacher Wallcovering Catalogue Reference, 1986 1999
By Schumacher, Frank Lloyd Wright
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Frank Lloyd Wright Schumacher wallcovering books catalogue reference 1986-1999 - ‘Prints inspired by nature’ Anyone with an ounce of interest in architecture knows Frank Lloyd Wri...
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Late 20th Century American Mission Books

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Paper

Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840, Volume 1 Reference and Collectors Book
Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840 Volume 1: Manufacturers, Pastimes, & Work by Myrna Schkolne. First Edition Hardbound with dust cover 2013 z A comprehensive work that catalogs th...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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Paper

Frank Lloyd Wright Schumacher Wallcovering & Fabric Books Catalogue Reference
By Schumacher, Frank Lloyd Wright
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Frank Lloyd Wright Schumacher Wallcovering & Fabric Books Catalogue Reference Anyone with an ounce of interest in architecture knows Frank Lloyd Wright; ask someone to name a few...
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Late 20th Century American Mission Books

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Paper

Majolica Ceramics & French Quimper Pottery Collectors Reference Books, Set of 4
A group of four soft-bound, full-color collector's reference books, three books on English, Continental, and American Majolica and one book covering French Quimper pottery. They are ...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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Paper

Frank Lloyd Wright Schumacher Wallcovering Fabric Book Catalogue Reference, 1986
By Schumacher, Frank Lloyd Wright
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Frank Lloyd Wright Schumacher wallcovering & fabric books catalogue reference Anyone with an ounce of interest in architecture knows Frank Lloyd Wright, ask someone to name a few ...
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Late 20th Century American Mission Books

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Paper

Spongeware, 1835-1935 Makers, Marks, and Patterns, Collectors Reference Book
"Spongeware" offers a sweeping survey of the sponge-glazed ceramics produced in Scotland, England, Europe, and North America from 1835-1935. Illustrated with nearly 1000 color ph...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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Paper

Frank Lloyd Wright Schumacher Wallcoverings & Woven Catalogue Reference Set 1986
By Schumacher, Frank Lloyd Wright
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Frank Lloyd Wright interior design book set, published by Schumacher, "Wovens", "Wallcoverings." Measures: Books 12" H x 9" W x 1.5" D, box 12.5" H x 9.25" W x 4.75" D. These two vol...
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Late 20th Century American Mission Books

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Frank Lloyd Wright Schumacher Wallcovering Fabric Book Catalogue Reference Set
By Schumacher, Frank Lloyd Wright
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Frank Lloyd Wright interior design book box set, published by Schumacher, three books with patterns designed by Wright, two books bearing fabric swatches,"Prints", "Wovens", "Wallcov...
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Late 20th Century American Mission Books

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Paper

White Ironstone Ceramics Reference Book by Dawn Stoltzfus 1st Edition Paperback
White ironstone, a survey of its many forms: Undecorated, flow blue, mulberry, copper lustre by Dawn Stoltzfus and Jeffrey Snyder 1st Edition Paperback 1997, A collectors' re...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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Paper

French Encyclopedia- Two Volumes Nouveau Larousse Universel, 1948
Le Nouveau Larousse Universal is a 2 volumes, A to Z, encyclopedia published by Librairie Larousse, Paris 1948. Hard bound with embossed leather. The dictionaries features multiple e...
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Vintage 1940s French Books

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Leather, Paper

TYNECASTLE, Trade Catalogue of Wall Coverings, Mouldings and Ornaments Etc
A profusely illustrated trade catalogue dating from the 1920s which is an excellent reference for period decorators, architects and designers which is illustrated throughout to show ...
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Early 20th Century Books

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Paper

Suppressed Books a History of the Conception of Literary Obscenity First Edition
Suppressed books a history of the conception of literary obscenity by Alec Craig. The World Publishing Company, Cleveland and New York, 1963. Stated first edition hardcover with dust...
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Vintage 1960s American Books

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Paper

Butterfields Auction Catalogue, Marilyn Monroe, The Red Velvet Images, 2001
An auction catalogue from Butterfields’ Los Angeles sale of The Marilyn Monroe Red Velvet Images, photographed in 1948. The sale featured the Red Velvet images along with the inte...
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Early 2000s American International Style Books

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Paper

"Gio Ponti", Book
This sought after and scarce book is an important reference on the work of one of the 20th centuries most influential designers. Gio Ponti worked in many areas of design and this boo...
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20th Century Books

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Paper

  • "Gio Ponti", Book
  • "Gio Ponti", Book
  • "Gio Ponti", Book
  • "Gio Ponti", Book
H 11.25 in. W 9.5 in. D 1.33 in.
Furniture Forum for 1963
By Furniture Forum
Located in New York, NY
Hardcover annual edition of the seminal reference series "Furniture Forum," edited by Phillip Pritchard. Beginning in the late 1940s, FF tracked developments in modernist furniture, ...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Books

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Paper

  • Furniture Forum for 1963
  • Furniture Forum for 1963
  • Furniture Forum for 1963
  • Furniture Forum for 1963
H 11.25 in. W 8.75 in. D 0.75 in.
Sotheby’s NY Auction Catalogue, Important English Furniture & Decorations, 1996
By Sotheby's
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An auction catalogue from the Sotheby’s New York sale of Important English Furniture and Decorations. Dated: October 11th, 1996 – Sale No. 6893 Featuring furniture and pieces o...
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1990s American International Style Books

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Paper

Christie's: Piccus Collection of Fine Classical Chinese Furniture, 9/1997
Christie's: Mr and Mrs Robert P. Piccus Collection of Fine Classical Chinese Furniture, 18 September 1997. 1st Ed softcover. 99 lots in color. A great reference on an important colle...
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1990s Books

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Paper

Christie's, Important European Furniture & a Collection of Magnificent Mirrors
Christie's, important European Furniture, sculpture and tapestries, including, reflected glory, a Private collection of magnificent mirrors, Thursday 6 July 2006. Hard to find, great...
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Early 2000s English Books

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Paper

Bonhams & Butterfield Furniture and Decorative Arts Auction Catalogue, 2004
An auction catalogue from the Bonhams & Butterfield New York sale of 20th century furniture and decorative arts. The sale featured a wonderful collection of Art Deco furniture and...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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Paper

Christie’s NY Auction Catalogue, Jean & Kenneth Chorley Art Collection, 1993
By Christie's
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An auction catalogue from the Christie’s New York sale of the Jean and Kenneth Chorley Collection. Kenneth Chorley served as President and a Trustee at Colonial Williamsburg. The ...
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1990s American International Style Books

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Paper

"Furniture from British India and Ceylon" Book by Amin Jaffer.
A hardback book with dust jacket in very good condition by noted expert Amin Jaffer. This is the first book to deal in depth with this subject and is illustrated throughout with the ...
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Antique 19th Century Books

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Paper

Butterfield & Butterfield Decorative Arts Auction Catalogue 1999 Art Deco
An auction catalogue from the Butterfield & Butterfield Los Angeles and San Fransisco sale of 20th century decorative Arts – Prints, posters, paintings, and silver. The sale featu...
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1990s American International Style Books

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Paper

Set of Five David Hicks Design Books
A good set of five classic interior design books by David Hicks, the much sought after and highly regarded English designer and decorator. Life Magazine 1972 made reference to David ...
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Vintage 1960s Books

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  • Set of Five David Hicks Design Books
  • Set of Five David Hicks Design Books
  • Set of Five David Hicks Design Books
  • Set of Five David Hicks Design Books
H 12.25 in. W 9.50 in. D 4.25 in.
Antique Trader & Kovel Price Guide Books Ceramics, Glass, Collectibles, Set of 4
A group of four trade soft back price guides for antiques, collectibles, ceramics, pottery, and glass. Excellent reference for both the collector and dealer. Kovels - 2010 Antiq...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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Paper

Christie’s NY Auction Catalogue Henry P. McIlhenny Collection, Philadelphia 1987
By Christie's
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An auction catalogue from the Christie’s New York sale of the Henry P. McIlhenny Collection, featuring content from his estate on Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Th...
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Vintage 1980s American International Style Books

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Paper

Antique Price Guide Book, Judith Miller 2008 First American Edition with Jacket
A hard bound price guide for antiques and collectibles, written by the UK antiques expert Judith Miller. The Antiques Price Guide 2008 highlights over 8,000 antiques in all colo...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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Paper

COLLECTION CLAUDE & SIMONE DRAY, Art Deco and Art Moderne, Christie's Catalogue
This is a 2 volume set of sales catalogues produced by Christie's in 2006 for the sale of the collection of Claude and Simone Dray. The impressive Art Deco collection of masterpieces...
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20th Century Books

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Paper

Sotheby's NY Auction Catalogues, Fine English Furniture & Decorations, Set of 2
By Sotheby's
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A pair of auction catalogues from the Sotheby's New York sales of Fine English Furniture and Decorations. Dated: Saturday, January 27th, 1996 - Sale No. 6802 Friday, June 28th, ...
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1990s American International Style Books

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Paper

Irish Georgian Silver
This is the standard and essential reference book for any collector or dealer of rare Irish Georgian silver. 369 pages profusely illustrated with nearly 350 photographs and carefully...
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Antique 19th Century Georgian Books

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  • Irish Georgian Silver
  • Irish Georgian Silver
  • Irish Georgian Silver
  • Irish Georgian Silver
H 11.13 in. W 9 in. D 1.5 in.
Mobili e Mobilieri Nella Sicilia del Settecento by Mario Giarrizzo, 1st Ed
Mobili e Mobilieri Nella Sicilia del Settecento by Mario Giarrizzo. Flaccovio, Palermo, 1992. 1st Ed hardcover with dust jacket. With numerous color and black and white photos. A gre...
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1990s Italian Books

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Paper

The Garden Collection
From garden inspiration to botanical art, this four volume collection is perfect for the passionate gardener This collection includes: The Gardener's Garden: The inspirational reso...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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  • The Garden Collection
  • The Garden Collection
  • The Garden Collection
  • The Garden Collection
H 11.38 in. W 2 in. D 9.88 in.
The Work of Many Hands, Card Tables in Federal America, 1790-1820, First Edition
The Work of Many Hands: card tables in Federal America, 1790-1820 by Irving Sandler. Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, 1982. First edition softcover. 98 pp. 8 color illustratio...
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Vintage 1980s American Books

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Paper

Michael Graves Buildings and Projects 1990-1994
By Michael Graves (b.1934)
Located in Wilton Manors, FL
Michael Graves Buildings and Projects 1990-1994 Over the past three decades, Michael Graves's career has been one of the most remarkably creative and successful of any American arch...
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1990s English Modern Books

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Paper

Vintage Pair of Hardbound French Books La Vie Des Animaux, Larrousse, 1952
A pair of vintage French reference books on animals and wild life, La Vie des Animaux, 1952. Hardbound in very dark green leather-textured woven fabric, the covers have impressed sce...
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Vintage 1950s French Books

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Leather, Paper

Exhibit A Exhibitions That Transformed Architecture, 1948-2000
The first book to explore the world's most significant architectural exhibitions of the 20th century How do you exhibit a building, a locality, a city? Exhibit A reveals how archi...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

Antique Investigator Book, Judith Miller 2007 First American Edition with Jacket
Antiques investigator, tips and tricks to help you find the real deal for antiques and collectibles, written by the UK antiques expert Judith Miller. The world renowned antiques e...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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Bathrooms, Inspiring Ideas and Practical Solutions Book
Bathrooms: Inspiring Ideas and Practical Solutions for Creating a Beautiful Bathroom. "Bathrooms is a richly illustrated, full-color survey of 30 of the country's most stylish and i...
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1990s Chinese Country Books

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Paper

Military Style Invades Fashion
"Celebrates the prevalence of military signatures throughout the fashion industry... From dazzle ships and the French Foreign legion, to Eastern traditions and the notoriety of leath...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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  • Military Style Invades Fashion
  • Military Style Invades Fashion
  • Military Style Invades Fashion
  • Military Style Invades Fashion
H 8.63 in. W 6.25 in. D 2 in.
Christie's NY Interiors Auction Catalogues, 2008-2009, Set of Three
By Christie's
Located in Philadelphia, PA
A group of three auction catalogues from the Christie's New York 'Interiors' sales. The Interior sale catalogues are noted for their in-depth writings and beautiful full-color pho...
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21st Century and Contemporary American International Style Books

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Paper

Rodin, an Exhibition of Sculptures and Drawings
Rodin: An exhibition of sculptures and drawings. With an Introduction by Leo Steinberg and Catalogue Notes by Cécile Goldscheider. Charles E. Slatkin Galleries,, New York, 1963. Firs...
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Vintage 1960s American Books

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Paper

THE ALBERT COLLECTION, 500 Years Of British And European Silver 'Book'
A hardback book in cloth covers with dustjacket in very good condition. A unique collection of more than 700 pieces of British and European silver with each object being catalogued a...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Books

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Princeton Mass, Illustrated 1900, as of 1972
Princeton Mass. Illustrated 1900. Gardner: Gardner News Co., 1972. Ring bound softcover. 32 pp. A reproduction of a publication originally printed in 1900 of the historical and picto...
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20th Century American Books

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Paper

40 Years of Danish Furniture Design Set of Four Books by Grete Jalk
By Grete Jalk
Located in Utrecht, NL
Full title: Dansk Møbelkunst gennem 40 år / 40 Years of Danish Furniture Design, 2017, Grete Jalk, Per Mollerup. In "Danish furniture art for 40 years", Grete Jalk goes through th...
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2010s Danish Books

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Paper

"The Architecture of Sir Edwin Lutyens" Books, The Lutyens Memorial Volumes
This is a complete set of four volumes of what is undoubtedly one of the finest works of architectural reference of the 20th century. Bound in dark green buckram with gilt titles a...
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20th Century Books

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Paper

Signed Oliver Wendell Holmes The Autocrat of the Breakfast Table, 1874
By Oliver Wendell Holmes
Located in Suwanee, GA
The autocrat of the breakfast table by Oliver Wendell Holmes. Boston: James R. Osgood and Company, 1874. Signed by author. 373 pages. Hardcover. Contains author's card written by his...
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Vintage 1920s American Books

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Fabric, Paper

The Kovel's Collector's Guide to American Art Pottery
The Kovel's Collector's Guide to American Art Pottery by Ralph and Terry Kovel. New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1974. Hardcover with dust jacket. 369 pp. A detailed reference guide...
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20th Century American Books

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Paper

Set of 2 Books: Nouveau Dictionaire de la Vie Pratique, France, 1923
By Hachette et Cie
Located in Austin, TX
A vintage two volume set of French reference books, Nouveau Dictionaire de la Vie Pratique, published by Librairie Hachette in 1923. Both cover varied topics relating to daily life, ...
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Vintage 1920s French Books

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Leather, Paper

History of the Expedition under the Command of Lewis and Clark, Edited by Cues
Edited by Elliott Coues. History of the Lewis and Clark Expedition. New York: Francis P. Harper, 1893. Four-volume set. Review copy of limited edition on handmade paper. Housed in cu...
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Antique 1890s American Books

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Edith Wharton, Ethan Frome, First Edition First Issue, 1911
Edith Wharton. Ethan Frome. Published by Charles Scribner & Sons, New York 1911. First edition. This is the novel that sealed Wharton's success as a novelist. Original red oct...
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Vintage 1910s American Books

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Paper

20th Century Vellum Bound Prescription Medical Chemist Pharmacy Book Ledger
20th century vellum bound ledger that has later been used for medical prescriptions, inside there are a number of references from 1935 Measures: 42cm/18cm/9cm in good conditi...
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Vintage 1930s English Books

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"Kiss the Past Hello" Book
By Assouline Publishing
Located in NEW YORK, NY
One of the most famous and unmistakable shapes in the world since its introduction in 1915, the Coca-Cola bottle is an influential symbol of design, art, and culture. Identified by i...
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21st Century and Contemporary Books

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  • "Kiss the Past Hello" Book
  • "Kiss the Past Hello" Book
  • "Kiss the Past Hello" Book
  • "Kiss the Past Hello" Book
H 12.2 in. W 8.77 in. D 0.78 in.
"In The Arts & Crafts Style" Book
Arts & Crafts design, characterized by clean, graceful lines and solid workmanship with quality materials, has experienced an explosion of popularity over the past decade with museum...
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1990s Hong Kong Books

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  • "In The Arts & Crafts Style" Book
  • "In The Arts & Crafts Style" Book
  • "In The Arts & Crafts Style" Book
  • "In The Arts & Crafts Style" Book
H 11 in. W 9.5 in. D .75 in.
The Fashion Book
The Fashion Book takes a fresh look at the fashion world and the people who created and inspired it. Spanning almost 200 years, the entire industry is represented; from clothing and...
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21st Century and Contemporary European Books

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  • The Fashion Book
  • The Fashion Book
  • The Fashion Book
  • The Fashion Book
H 2.5 in. W 8.25 in. D 9.63 in.
French Decorative Art 1900-1942 Société de Artistes Décorateurs
By The Société des Artistes Décorateurs
Located in London, GB
French Decorative Art 1900-1942 Published by Flammarion, Paris 1990. The go-to reference on the French Society of Decorative Artists arranged chronologically and featuring the...
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Mid-20th Century French Art Deco Books

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Paper

The Silver Spoon Classic
A luxurious collection of the best recipes from the world's leading Italian cookbook - with all new photography and design First published in 1950, Il Cucchiaio d'Argento, or its En...
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21st Century and Contemporary European Books

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Paper

  • The Silver Spoon Classic
  • The Silver Spoon Classic
  • The Silver Spoon Classic
  • The Silver Spoon Classic
H 2 in. W 8.13 in. D 10.63 in.
Set of Three Folio Books on Textile Design, 1980, Victoria and Albert Museum
A very rare set of three folio size books on the textile collection at the Victoria and Albert Museum. The books are in linen with gilded letters in Japanese on the spine, each boo...
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Late 20th Century Japanese Books

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Paper

Roman Gardens: Villas of the Countryside by Marcello Fagiolo, First Edition
Roman Gardens: Villas of the Countryside by Marcello Fagiolo. The Monacelli Press, 1997. First edition hardcover with dust jacket. The author explores the villas and great gardens lo...
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1990s Italian Books

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Paper

The Gentlemen's Clubs of London 'Book'
This book takes a fascinating look into nearly 50 clubs in London and with more than 400 specially commissioned photographs shows a way of life that still plays a part in the daily l...
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Antique 19th Century Books

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  • The Gentlemen's Clubs of London 'Book'
  • The Gentlemen's Clubs of London 'Book'
  • The Gentlemen's Clubs of London 'Book'
  • The Gentlemen's Clubs of London 'Book'
H 12.00 in. W 9.00 in. D 1.13 in.
Sterlé Joaillier Paris
Rare book about Pierre Sterle, one of the greatest French Jewellers of the 20th century. He won the De Beers Diamond award in three consecutive years - 1953, 1954 and 1955. Lavishly ...
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20th Century Books

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Paper

  • Sterlé Joaillier Paris
  • Sterlé Joaillier Paris
  • Sterlé Joaillier Paris
  • Sterlé Joaillier Paris
H 12.5 in. W 9.5 in. D 1.25 in.
Heraldry Custom, Rules and Styles by Carl-Alexander Von Volborth
Heraldry custom, rules and styles by Carl-Alexander Von Volborth. Blandford Press, UK, 1983. 2nd Ed hardcover with dust jacket. This book is profusely illustrated and is an extensive...
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Vintage 1980s English Books

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Paper

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