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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$20.00

Levi-Strauss, Monique, Frederique Delbecq & Madeleine Delpierre
La Mode du Chale Cachemire en France
Paris: Musee de La Mode et Du Costume, 1982

First edition. Octavo. 79 pp; 28 color & b/w illustrations; catalogue; bibliography. Text in French. Paperback.Near FIne, a clean, unmarked copy, tight binding, minor edgewear.
Inventory number #013422



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Chropovsky, Bohuslav
Krasa Slovienskeho Sperku
Bratislava: Pallas, 1978

Octavo. 121 pp; 67 color & b/w photographs. Text in Slovak, French, German & Russian. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket with light edgewear, delamination along spine. Archaeological finds in Slovakia.
Inventory number #013421



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Martin, Richard, editor
Textile & Text, Volume 13, Number 1
NY: Fashion Institute of Technology, 1990

Octavo. 51 pp; numerous b/w photographs. Stapled wraps. VG, a clean copy, top of spine gently bumped.
Inventory number #013420



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$150.00

Tracy, Berry B. & William H. Gerdts
CLASSICAL AMERICA 1815-1845: An Exhibition at The Newark Museum
Newark, NJ: Newark Museum, 1963

First edition. Quarto. 212 pp; 295 objects described, many with b/w photographs; bibliography. Cloth in very good+ condition. A crisp, unmarked copy; ;white covers arte clean & bright, spine a biy darkened. Major exhibition catalogue of American decorative and fine arts of this period, with many high-quality examples. Includes furniture, silver, ceramics, glass, wallpaper & textiles, lamps, stoves & clocks, as well as the fine arts.
Inventory number #013418



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Macknight, Nancy, ed.
DEAREST ANDREW: Letters from V. Sackville-West to Andrew Reiber 1951-1962
London: Michael Joseph, 1980

First edition. Octavo. 127 pp; illustrated with b/w photographs & drawings. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket lightly foxed on reverse, short closed tear at top edge, edge of front flap creased.
Inventory number #013417



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$60.00

Oswald, Adrian
ENGLISH BROWN STONEWARE 1670-1900
London: Faber and Faber, 1982

First edition. Octavo. 308 pp; 9 color & 96 b/w plates, one map; glossary; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; price-clipped jacket has light edgewear, spine sl. faded.
Inventory number #013415



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$600.00

Viollet-le-Duc, Eugene Emmanuel
Dictionnaire raisonne du mobilier francais de l'epoque carlovingienne a la Renaissance (6 volumes)
Paris: Vve. A. Morel et Cie, 1872

Six volumes. Octavo. 443 + 535 + 478 + 506 + 498 + 488 pp; illustrated with chromolithographs, steel engravings & wood engravings. Quarter morocco over marbled boards with raised bands, gilt spine lettering, top edge gilt. VG, a clean, unmarked set, occasional foxing; extremities lightly rubbed.
Inventory number #013413



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Montgomery, Pauline
Indiana Coverlet Weavers and Their Coverlets
Indianapolis: Hoosier Heritage Press, 1974

First edition. Quarto. vii, 138 pp; 16 color plates & numerous b/w photographs; index. Blue cloth with gilt lettered cover & spine with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket lightly rubbed and edgeworn. This is one of the first serious studies of jacquard coverlets; it is unique in its emphasis on the individual weavers,
Inventory number #013409



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$35.00

Callahan, Ashley & Dale L. Couch
New Discoveries in Georgia Painted Furniture
Athens, GA: Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, 2008

First edition. Quarto. 44 pp; color illustrations throughout; appendix; bibliography; checklist of the exhibition; notes. Paperback. Near Fine, a crisp, unused copy; stamp of former owner on inside front cover. Catalog of an exhibiition held January 26-April 27, 2008 at the Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, in Athens, GA.
Inventory number #013408



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$100.00

Grizzard, Lewis [Signed]
Barbecue, Grits & Peach Pie: Recipes and Recollections
Des Moines, IA: Register and Tribune Syndicate, 1982

First edition. Octavo. [32] pp. Illustrated cover. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy with no visible wear. Signed "Lewis Grizzard" on inside front cover.
Inventory number #013407



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$35.00

Nichols, Beverley
GARDEN OPEN TODAY
NY: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1963

First American edition. Octavo. 252 pp, with drawings by William McLaren. Red cloth with dustjacket, illustrated endpapers. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy, minor bumping to spine ends; unclipped jacket is lightly creased at top of spine, minor soil on back cover.
Inventory number #013405



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Weaver, Lawrence, ed.
THE HOUSE AND ITS EQUIPMENT
NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1912

First edition. Quarto. 212 pp [12] pp; 235 b/w photographs, floor plans & diagrams; index. Gilt-lettered brick cloth, top edge gilt. VG, attractive bookplate on front pastedown, else an unmarked copy; spine darkened with 1.5 inch abrasion & water stain on lower half, spine extremities rubbed, top corners bumped.
Inventory number #013402



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$45.00

French, Lillie Hamilton
THE HOUSE DIGNIFIED: Its Design, Its Arrangement and Its Decoration
NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1908

First edition. Small quarto. xiii, 157 pp; numerous b/w plates. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering & decoration, top edge gilt. VG copy.
Inventory number #013398



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$100.00

Ephemera
KID GLOVES 1897
New York: P. Centemeri & Co., 1897

5.25" x 3.25". 20 pp illustrated with 3 b/w photographs. Order form & envelope laid in. Stapled wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy.
Inventory number #013396



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$250.00

Pennell, Elizabeth Robins
THE FEASTS OF AUTOLYCUS: The Diary of a Greedy Woman
London / NY: John Lane / Merriam Co., 1896

First edition. Octavo. 264 pp. Decorated cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine, top edge gilt, deckled edge. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, a few pp uncut; top corners & base of spine bumped, spine gilt dulled. "These papers were first published in the 'Pall Mall Gazette, ' under the heading, 'Wares of Autolycus.'"
Inventory number #013394



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$400.00

Dalton, O.M.
Franks Bequest : Catalogue of the Finger Rings, Early Christian, Byzantine, Teutonic, Mediaeval and later, bequeathed by Augustus Wollaston Franks
London: British Museum, 1912

First edition. Octavo. 366 pp text with many in-text illustrations plus 30 plates protected with tissue guards; indexes. Original green cloth with gilt-lettered spine. VG, gift inscription dated 1944 by J.C. Rudland Hearn on first blank page, else an unmarked copy; binding cracked at beginning of plate section but firmly attached, binding cocked, minor wear at tips of corners and spine ends.
Inventory number #013381



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$22.50

Josephine Baker & Jo Bouillon
JOSEPHINE
NY: Harper & Row, 1977

Translated fromthe French by Mariana Fitzpatrick. First English edition. Octavo. xiii, 302 pp, illustrated with 16 pp of b/w photos; index. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket has light wear to spine ends
Inventory number #013378



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Hackens, Tony
CLASSICAL JEWELRY
Providence, RI: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1976

Quarto. 159 pp; numerous b/w illustrations; bibliography. Paperback. VG, bumped at head of spine, one corner lightly creased, light edgewear.
Inventory number #013376



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$50.00

Foss, Kenelm
Beardsley: His Best Fifty Drawings
London: Unicorn Press, 1955

4to. 165 pp. Bright blue cloth with silver lettering on spine, harp & decorative designs on cover. Spine cocked. Edition limited to 1000 copies.
Inventory number #013372



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Nichols, Beverley
THE RICH DIE HARD
NY: E.P. Dutton, 1958

First American edition. Octavo. 256 pp. Hardcover with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket with light edgewear, back cover lightly soiled. Nichols' third detective novel, The Rich Die Hard, centers on a Queen Anne mansion and the great private art collection housed in it.
Inventory number #013369