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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

Roberts, Henry D.
A History of the Royal Pavilion Brighton with an Account of Its Original Furniture and Decoration
London: Country Life, 1939

First edition. Quarto. xvii, 224 pp; 96 b/w plates incl. frontis; several illus in text; index. Gilt-stamped blue cloth. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, backstrip rubbed with 2-in. split at top, wear to spine ends with top starting to fray.
Inventory number #013404



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Newton, Ernest & W.G. Newton,
ENGLISH DOMESTIC ARCHITECTURE Vol. VI
London: Technical Journals, 1923

Elephant folio. 176 pp; color frontispiece; fully illustrated with b/w photographs of interiors & exteriors, and floorplans. Green cloth with gilt-lettered cover & spine. VG+, a clean, unmarked copy, minor wear to extremities, minor bubbling of cloth in a few spots, mainly on rear cover. A well-illustrated review of English domestic architecture from 1913 to 1923, featuring the work of nearly 80 architects. Included are country houses, town houses, suburban houses, bungalows, and cottages.
Inventory number #013403



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:
$200.00

Saylor, Henry H.
COUNTRY HOUSES by Aymar Embury II
NY: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1914

Quarto. 135 pp; predominately b/w photographs and floorplans. Brown pictorial cloth with gilt lettered cover & spine. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, cover image rubbed; 0.75 inch tear and fraying at head of spine & light fraying at base of spine, corners rubbed & tips bumped, binding tender. A collection of forty-six country houses by Aymar Embury (1880-1966) built in Long Island, NJ, CT, PA, etc. The book features b/w photos of exteriors and interiors.
Inventory number #013401



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$75.00

Embury, Aymar II
THE DUTCH COLONIAL HOUSE
NY: McBride, Nast & Co., 1913

First edition. Quarto. 108 pp, numerous b/w photographs, some floorplans. Pictorial gray cloth. VG-, a clean, copy, former architect's stamp on title page; cover image bright, a few small bleached spots at bottom edge front & rear covers, corner tips bumped, spine lettering chipped but still visible. Features the origin of Dutch Colonial house, materials used, and treatment of the roof, doors & windows, and the principal rooms. Illustrated with photographs of old examples and American adaptations of the style in NJ, NY, incl. Long Island, PA & a few other locations.
Inventory number #013399



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