London: Chinese Snuff Bottles, n.d. Special Edition devoted to Collection of Mr and Mrs Gerry P. Mack. Octavo; pp 76; G/paperback; Ivory spine with black text; covers loosed from binding but still present; covers have slight rubbing to exterior, light sunning to covers, words stamped to rear; text block has minor wear to exterior edges, loosed at binding, slight cracking at pp 16-17; interior clean;.
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New York: Henry Street Settlement, 1963. Octavo; VG/VG-Hardcover; cream spine with blue text; dust jacket has minor rubbings and tears on the front and rear covers; it also has moderate brown stain on the cover; besides, the dust jacket has clear, protective mylar covering; text block has minor wavy look on the bottom of pages due to water spill; moderately age-toned, text block is clean; 208p.
Ashland, Ohio: F.E. Myers & Bro. 1908. Octavo; G/no DJ; Hardcover without DJ; Brown spine with gold print; Black leather boards with gold print, worn spine and some wear to edges and corners, slight tears at spine caps; Textblock has some age-toning and spotting to edges, mild bumps to outside corners, slight spine edge tear at bottom of first prelim. page, text clean and binding tight; "1908" penciled on 1st prelim. page; 374 pages, illustrated.
New London, CT: Lyman Allyn Museum, 1974. Second Printing. Small Quarto; pp 134; G-/paperback; dark blue spine with gilt text; dark green/white with white text; covers show some sunning to exterior; moderate edge wear; text block has some soiling to exterior edges; interior clean; frontispiece; profusely illustrated.
Lisbonne: Fondation Calouste Gulbenkian, 1969. VG/VG. Thin squarish folio (13x11") in white cloth boards. DJ is patterned tan and red-brown with wide brown strip along top, title on spine in gold on brown area. From the library of Caspar Weinberger with his bookplate. Light edgewear to boards and DJ, DJ protected by wraparound clear mylar jacket. Text in French. A number of b&w and color images of antiques. Wear and tearing to last 3 pages at bottom fore corner, pages otherwise clean. Shelved COLLECTING & ANTIQUES.
Paris, France: Vilo International, 2001. Authorized English-Language Edition. Quarto. VG+/VG+. DJ spine and black panels are a basic glossy black, with beige authors, red italics for title squeezed in and immediately followed by colorful porcelain plates in a myriad of tones, overlaying each other across rear, spine and front jacket. DJ edgewear light, limited to upper corners. fine dark gray clothbound HB, red italics for title stamped and centered on undamaged spine. author and title incised in red and centered beneath upper panel edge. smooth and excellent HB edges and corners. front bookplate label affixed to left fep. heather gray endsheets. 269 numbered color images, small to large with much text detail. includes historical background, includes maps and extensive series of chapters, unspotted, semi-glossy and illustrations have much bright detail and black text title, dimensions, origin and more. clear edges, all sides. excellent and under clear protective cover. scarce. 200 pp. ISBN # 2845760388. Shelve Front Table / OR Under Review Table.
London & Hong Kong: House of Fans/Kaiserreich Kunst, 1983. First edition, 1st printing. Quarto, VG+/no dj, in VG+ slipcase, green spine w/ gilt text: excellent overall condition large illustrated hardcover in excellent slipcase, with "Silver of the Old China Trade" on one side of the slipcase, and "Carving of the Old China Trade" on the other side, as issued - very minor shelfwear; clean inside and out; sturdy binding; unmarked pages. In Locked Arts Case A.
Zurich: Nomos Ag, 2016. Large Octavo: VG+/no-DJ paperback: Silver/gray spine with white text: Covers are in very good condition, virtually free of shelfwear, no scuffing or staining: Textblock is clean and free of any markings, folds or tears, many color photographs of the subject matter: Majority of text is in ENGLISH with terms of sale also in GERMAN and FRENCH: 149 pp.
Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1962. Second Edition. Super Octavo; G-/VG-; DJ shows significant ware, prominent open tear at head of spine carries over to neighboring corners, 4 1/2-inch closed tear down fore-edge of back cover, major chipping or rubbing on corners and edges, large crease on top left corner of back cover, creasing on inside slips; Board is orange cloth with gilt lettering, and green frame and Chinese text on front board: portions of green frame have chipped off, a damp stain runs from the bottom left corner of the front board to the the bottom corner of the back board, bumping on top back and top front fore-edge corners, spine cocked; Text block is age toned, text and illustration clear and legible; pp 198. Greater shipping charges required for items slated for expedited or international shipping. Items weighing more than 4 Lbs cannot be shipped economy. Please contact shipping department for details.
Rutland, VT and Tokyo: The Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1962. Second edition, first printing for Charles Tuttle. Large Octavo; pp 193; VG-/G+; Beige spine black text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior, minor wear to edges, clipping to front flap; cloth has slight wear to exterior, light stain toward tail fore edge; text block has slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean;.
Massachusetts: The Plimpton Press, 1921. First Edition. Octavo; VG/no-DJ; spine brown w/gold txt, slight shelf wear, fraying at edges; boards firm and clean; binding has loose frnt hinge otherwise strong; pgs show very little wear or aging, excellent condition. 588pp. (Overweight, additional postage may be required for expedited/international orders*.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1948. Reprinted. Large Thick Octavo; unpaginated; VG-/no-DJ; blue spines with gilt text; 2 volumes; sunned red slipcase shows heavy rubbing to exterior; some chipping to edges; cloths show moderate sunning to spines; strong boards; text blocks have slight wear to exterior edges; interiors clean; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1949. Reprinted. Large octavo; pp 548; G-/Poor; beige spine with brown text; this volume only; dust jacket has severe chipping to spine edges; sunned exterior; chips to fore corners; mylar wraps; cloth has moderately sunned exterior; slight rubbing to edges; strong boards; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; interior light lightly toned; illustrated.
New York: Harper & Row, 1985. First U.S. Edition. Quarto (oblong); First U.S. Edition; G/G-; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, black with white print; DJ is illustrated, white print, tear at top of spine and to front top edge, edgewear, shelfwear; Boards in blue cloth, mild wear to bottom and top edges, shaken binding; Text block has small tear at top of rear hinge, clean text; 192 pages, illustrated (some color).
New York: Smithsonian Books, 1983. Quarto. VG/Good DJ. Deep red-brown spine with gold text/title; dustjacket has multiple faint scratch marks/scuff marks; spine of dj has some adhesive residue; dj has mild edgewear (multiple creases along the edges); boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 470.
New York: Palm Press, 1979. Reprint. Reprint; Octavo; VG+/VG; Spine is mostly light brown with white text; DJ has general shelf wear, edge wear, open tear on back edge, cover design is clear; Boards have minimal edge wear, joints and hinges are strong, light rubbing to corners; Text block has general signs of handling, hints of age-toning, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 105.
Lisbon: Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, 1969. Quarto: VG/G-: Gold spine with white text: DJ is covered in mylar sheath, general shelfwear, some scuff marks, large 6 inch closed tears runs along head edge of front of DJ: Boards are strong and clean with mild general shelfwear: Textblock has darkened due to age, pages are free of markings, folds and tears except for front free page which has gift inscription to the previous owner: 237 pp.
Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company, 1974. Large Octavo: VG/VG: Pale yellow spine with olive green text: DJ has mild general shelfwear, otherwise clean: Boards are strong with light edgewear, back paste down is rippled likely from water damage: Textblock is clean and pages are free of markings, folds or tears: 191 pp.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1974. UK Printing. small Qto. VG/VG-.ivory glossy DJ spine with faded titling in mild teal mainly, charcoal author and smaller black publisher. color pictorial jacket front/rear upon light ivory backdrop. few closed tears, moderate shelfwear. black clothbound HB, stamped with silver titles that fill spine. both adjacent boards sturdy with light toning to muted gray endpapers. some toning to initial and final sheets of text. more than 200 illustrations. 191 pp. ISBN# 0385051972.
Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1960. Stated First Printing. medium oblong Qto. VG+/VG. ivory DJ spine has black capitals for title beneath a black tipped head and lightly toned tail. DJ upper edges has a decorative ivory on black piping. light gray dragon in background jacket-wide with overlay titling and small color photos. HB is stamped with red titles, black covers has an embossed dragon upon both panels. patchy gilt patterned fep/ffep. neat off white text, enhanced by 162 color and b/w images. 158 pp.
New York: Phillips de Pury & Luxembourg, 2001. Small quarto; VG/no-DJ, paperback; Dark blue spine with tan tail, white text. Covers have general shelf wear, fraying on corners, apart from that, binding strong, no tears; Textblock has light wear on edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 261.
Stony Brook, NY: The Museums at Stony Brook, 1980. Quarto; pp 192; G/paperback; ivory spine with black text; covers show some stains to exterior, with toning toward spine and head edges; minor chipping to spine edges; text block has slight shelf wear to exterior edges; cracking to front gutter, as is; interior clean; arts - American; Collections.
Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1987. Small Quarto: VG-/no-DJ paperback: Red spine with white text: Covers have general shelfwear, scuff marks, some creasing, small chips at head and tail of spine, original price sticker on back bottom portion: Textblock has dust staining, pages are free of markings, folds and tears: 299 pp.
New York: Poster Auctions International, Inc., 2000. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Spine is navy blue with gold text; Boards have general shelf wear, light edge-wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; Pages not Numbered; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
New York: Poster Auctions International, Inc., 1996. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Spine is red with gold text; Boards have general shelf wear, light edge-wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; Pages not Numbered; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
New York: Poster Auctions International, Inc., 1998. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Spine is beige with navy blue text; Boards have general shelf wear, light edge-wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; Pages not Numbered; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
New York: Poster Auctions International, Inc., 1995. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Spine is beige with navy blue text; Boards have general shelf wear, light edge-wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; Pages not Numbered; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
New York: Poster Auctions International, Inc., 1994. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG/no-DJ; Spine is red with gold text; Boards have general shelf wear, light edge-wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear; Pages not Numbered; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international shipping.
New York: Harper and Rowe, 1983. First Edition. Quarto: VG-/VG: Red spine with white text: DJ has general shelfwear, some light scuff marks, else clean: Boards are strong with rubbing to edges, chipping at corners and head and tail of spine: Textblock is clean and pages unmarked: First Edition: 144 pp.