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Germany: F. Bruckmann Verlag Munchen, 1953. Quarto; VG-/VG-; Light brown spine with black text and four illustrations of family crest shields. DJ has general shelf wear, age toned, edge wear; Boards have foxing, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing to fore edge and pages, personal inscription by previous owner in ink on front free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 284 plus 112 plates; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
London: Seaby's Numismatic Publications, 1967. Second Edition. Two Volume Set; Second Edition; Octavos; VG/VG-; Vol. 1 black spine, Vol. 2 brown spine, white text. DJs have general shelf wear, edge wear, age toning, no major tears; Boards have rubbing to edges, Vol. 2 has minor bumping to front bottom corner, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblocks are clean, free of underlining/highlighting; Vol. 1 pp 166, Vol. 2 pp 216.
London: B. A. Seaby, Ltd., 1952. Thin octavo; vg/good; dj, sunned-to-tan spine with red text; dj, age-toned; light chipping; several small open and closed tears; HB, blue cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; endpapers, spotted; ex libris bookmark, front pastedown; text block, clean; illus.: 239 B/W figures; maps; 110pp.
Toronto: Macmillan, 1973. Quarto: G+/G+: Red spine with yellow text: DJ shows considerable wear with multiple small closed tears, chipping, shelfwear, scuff marks, 1-1.5 inch closed tears at tail and spine, some dirt spots: Boards are faded and have some bumping in corners, shelfwear: Textblock has darkened and has foxing along head and fore edge, very light foxing around edges of pages, black and white photographs of the subject matter: 399 pp. Over sized book. Additional shipping necessary for expedited/international shipping. Economy international shipping unavailable due to weight/size restrictions. Please contact seller for additional information.
New York: Puski Publishing, 1988. Second Edition. Second Edition; Large Octavo; VG/VG, also includes a catalog; Dark green spine with white text. DJ has general shelf wear, no tears; Boards have light rubbing to edges, apart from that, clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 187; Catalog is Large Octavo; VG/no-DJ paperback; Thin white spine with black text. Covers have general shelf wear, tiny pen mark on front, fraying to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong, no tears; Textblock is clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 80.
Budapest and New York: Puski Publishing, 1988. Small Quarto; pp 187; G/G; dark blue spine with white text; dust jacket has slight rubbing wear to exterior; lightly rubbed edge; cloth has mild wear to exterior; minor toning to edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; illustrated endpapers; frontispiece; slight writing to ffep; profusely illustrated.
New York: Doubleday, Page and Company, 1901. Volume One Only; Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; Dark blue fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, rubbing on edges, small tears on corners, spine is shaken; Textblock has light wear on deckled edges, small white label and stamp on front paste down by previous owner, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 311; May require extra pricing for shipping international.
New York, NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1979. First U.S. Edition. Qto. VG/VG-. jacket-wide photograph, in natural tones of ivory and taupe with decorative gold clock antiques. moderate edgewear along jacket perimeter. olive clothbound HB with gilt-stamped titling, adjacent boards with slight wear to spine ends and thick board corners. comprehensive textblock with 64 illustrations in color and over 850 in black and white. clean sheets, solidly bound with faint foxing to head and fore-edge. 352 pp. ISBN# 399123385.
New York: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1980. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Thin blue spine with gilded text. DJ has general shelf wear, but no tears; Boards have age toning, spotting, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has foxing on edges, light age toning, otherwise, clean, free of marks on pages; 341 iteams.
Minneapolis; London: The Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Lund Humphries Publishers Ltd, 1984. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 224; G+/G; grayish brown spine with ivory text; dust jacket shows slight wear to exterior; minor chipping to spine head edge; mylar wraps; cloth has light wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows very light foxing to exterior edges; frontispiece; profusely illustrated; previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown; interior clean; previous bookshop's sticker to front pastedown; good binding.
Corning: The Corning Museum of Glass, 1977. First. Quarto; G+/no-DJ paperback; white spine with black text; covers have light edgewear, light scuffing and staining to covers, front cover very slightly loosened from binding; textblock is clean; 101pp. [Oversized book. Additional postage necessary for expedited/international orders. Economy International shipping unavailable due to weight restrictions. For international/expedited customers, please inquire for rates].
New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1980. First Edition. First Edition; VG-/VG-; Blue spine with black text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket by previous owner, general shelfwear, 1in closed tear on front, age toned, some edgewear; Boards have edgewear, otherwise clean, binding strong; Textblock has foxing on fore edge, sticker residue and personal inscription from previous owner on front free end paper, apart from that, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 301.
New York, NY: Bonanza Books, 1950. US Printing. Qto. VG-/VG-. dark mustard yellow DJ spine with dark navy uppercase titling centered between small navy capitals for author and publisher. chafing and edgewear continuous and moderate to the panels. taped closed tears and cuts affect the jacket fully around edges and DJ spine, fore-edge folds. decorative navy and white covers under clear protective cover. with illustrations, specially drawn by the author or reproduced patterns or masterpieces from the last half of the 17th Century to the early part of the 19th Century. terra-cotta clothbound HB with brown printed titling filling HB spine. a touch of wear only to ends and corners. prior owner's name and address on right fep. no marks to textblock filled with 3,500 b/w illustrations. 368 pp.
n.p. Hokushindo, 1987. Large Octavo; pp 150; VG-/VG-; purple/black/white pictorial spine with black and white text; dust jacket shows light wear to exterior; cloth shows mild wear; strong boards; text block has light tone to edges; profusely illustrated; Japanese and English texts; inscribed by author;.
London: Fontanka, 2004. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/no-DJ (paperback); Spine is red with white text; Covers have general edge wear, joints and hinges are strong, some rubbing to corners; Text block has general signs of handling, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 190; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1979. First Edition. Large Octavo; pp 544; VG-/G; ivory/gray spine with black and red text; dust jacket shows sunned spine; minor rubbing to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; previous owner's name stamped to ffep; interior clean; remainder mark to exterior tail edge; profusely illustrated with detailed drawings and photographs.
Paris: Tardy, 1949. Second;. Small thick octavos in soft cover; spine white with black letters; each illustrated cover with moderate soiling and shelf wear; volume 2 has previous owner's small address label on front end page; thin paper clean with numerous illustrations; volume 1: d'Abancourt a Menotey; volume 2: de Mens a Steinbach; volume 3: de Strasbourg a Ivoire; complements; tables; pp. 2,438; these books are in FRENCH.
New York, London, Toronto: Simon & Schuster, 2002. First Printing. Quarto; pp 239; VG/VG; lavender spine with black and blue text; dust jacket shows minimal wear to exterior; cloth clean; strong boards; text block shows only light wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; pictorial endpapers; interior clean; profusely illustrated; additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders;.
New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1930. Octavo; G-/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, tan with black print; Boards in tan paper with black print, spine hinges torn and spine separating from boards and binding, bumped outside corners, spotting, smudging, staining; Textblock has owner bookplate on front flyleaf, shaken spine, tear at hinge of front endpapers, smudging and spotting to endpapers and some pages; “Of this catalogue one thousand copies were printed”; xxii, 14, frontispiece, 8 pages of b&w plates.
Annapolis: Gold Horse Publishing, 2002. Small Quarto; pp 95; VG/VG-; gray spine with black text; dust jacket shows light shelf wear to exterior; cloth has little wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has light shelf wear to exterior edges; frontispiece; interior clean; illustrated with numerous color photographs;.
London: Lefevre & Partners, 1980. First. Small quarto; VG+/VG-; cream with no text; jacket is smudged, scratched and discolored with age, minor shelf-wear around edges; cover is clean, with slight separation from front and back-end papers; textblock is clean, with some discoloration around edges and one price sticker on front-end paper; pp 64.
Kensingon, MD: B&D Glass, 1995. First edition. Quarto, 176pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is encased in a protective mylar covering. Light sunning to dust jacket spine. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is sturdy. NOTE: Due to size of item, additional shipping fees may apply. Shelve: ANTIQUES - GLASS Spine is cream with dark brown text.
Dorset: Blandford Press Ltd., 1980. First edition. Small Octavo; VG-/VG; Off-white spine with black text; Ex-library; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and is slightly age toned & light rubbed on exterior; Text block shows library stamp & light pencil on title page with slightly age toned exterior edges; pp 168.
New York, NY: E. P. Dutton, Inc., 1981. First U.S. Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+.white glossy DJ spine, title in dark blue capitals, centered in upper half and bold black uppercase for author; small black publisher. front and rear are decoratively illustrated with color photo images upon solid lilac glossy front/rear jacket background. neat, without edgewear. panel area glossy without impressions. navy blue clothbound HB, spine stamped with gold lettering. striking panels, unblemished. endsheets are a spotless ivory. heavy text interior stock includes nearly 90 + black-and-white illustrations and 22 color plates. neat in above average shape. strong panels, binding secure and unmarked, just at the edges. a clean, tight, copy generally. 209 pp. ISBN # 0525932127.
London, Great Britain: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1964. First English Language Edition, Translated from the German. heavy 8vo. VG/VG-. heavily soil-spotted, tanned, scuffed and torn DJ spine, spine ends and stressed fore-edge folds and closed cuts frequent to this beige DJ, illustrated jacket front, solid but worn beige rear. gently toned inner flaps. a very neat general exposure affected red cloth volume with gilt stamped HB spine, lightly pushed in ends and gently bumped corners. EX-LIBRIS, with affixed bookplate of prior owners on left fep. glossy ivory stock, with listed color plates and 388 figures in b/w among the textblock. 524 pp.
New York: The Free Press, 1986. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG-/VG-; Spine is white with blue text; DJ has general shelf wear, age-toning, rubbing along edges, design is clear; Boards have general shelf wear, joints and hinges are strong, light bumping, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, binding is strong, light age-toning, content is clear; pp 339; Additional cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Dresden: VEB Verlag Der Kurnt, 1973. Text entirely in German. Folio; G/G; Blue spine with white text; DJ with mylar exterior, DJ has few 1" open/closed tears around corners, slight surface scuffing; Boards strong, multiple large stains around edges; Textblock has moderate foxing on few front/rear end papers and exterior edges, stamps on front/rear end papers and pasteboards, ink on front end paper; Binding strong; 516pp. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
New York: Putnam, 1981. Folio; VG-/G; DJ front cover interior flap price clipped, multiple 0.5-2" tears on tail, upper spine, staining along edges of interior flaps; Boards strong, few marks on spine, exterior head/tail; Textblock shows foxing on exterior edges, interior clean; 516pp. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Silver Spring, MD: Joe Wallis, 1992. Seventh Printing (Revised Edition). oversize 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. red tip and tail with centered white uppercase title and italicized white edition; small author/publisher on red tipped tail. chafed lightly, some wrinkles, abrasive rubbing appears as whitish patches where colorful. profusely illustrated in black/white, glossy sheets, no markings. 263 pp. ISBN# 0960595007.
Houston, TX: The Museum of Fine Arts and Princeton University Press, 1998. First Printing. Quarto; vg+/wraps; glossy red spine with white text; minor shelf wear; text block, clean; B/W illustrations; some color; 468pp. NOTE: Oversize book; may require additional shipping charges for expedited/international shipping.
London, Great Britain: Orbis Publishing, 1976. Italian Printing. Qto. VG/VG in VG slipcase. black glossy DJ spine with small ivory title, yellow wardrobe symbol near mid-spine and tiny yellow publisher. color illustrated jacket front and rear. edges haves some closed tears, and the outer corners appear abraded at the upper corners. clipped front inner flap. a ruddy auburn clothbound HB with stamped gilt titling and neatly cornered, trim adjacent boards. black/ivory illustrated fep/ffep. inscribed by prior owner on sheet facing half-title page. 340 lavishly illustrated items in fine color displayed throughout the textblock with no writing. 344 pp. ISBN# 0856132020. in matching exterior pictorial slipcase, form solid with auburn cloth HB head and tail edges.
Ozark, MI: Weatherman Glassbooks, 1974. Fourth Printing. Imperial octavo; vg/none; 2" and 1" white bands surround illustrated spine, no text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; copiously illustrated in color and B/W; 401pp. Book 2 only. --INSCRIBED by author on front free endpaper.
Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution, 1985. Octavo; pp 542; G+/paperback; Black spine with beige text; Covers have moderate rubbing to exterior, some chipping to spine edges, slight wear to head and tail edges; text block shows slight wear to exterior edges; cracking to binding at pp 16-17; Arts - Non-Western;.
Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Museum of Art, 1983. Quarto: VG/no-DJ wraps: Gray spine with black text: Covers have some chipping, mainly around edges and spine, some scuffing and scratches: Textblock is clean, pages are darkened with age, no markings, folds or tears, book contains black and white photographs of the subject matter: 188 pp.
Bridgeport: The Park City Eng. Co., 1922. 12mo; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, slight wear to spine caps, slight bump to rear bottom edge, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; Pamphlet inserted: “Sandwich Glass, Supplement No. 1 : Descriptive List of Recently Found Cup Plates”; 113 pages, illustrated, (b&w plates).
London: The Bazaar, Exchange & Mart Office, 1920? Third edition. Octavo; Third edition; Fair/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, blue with fading gold print; Boards in blue cloth with gold print, wear to corners and spine caps, toning to spine, tear along bottom portion of front spine hinge, shelfwear; Text block has name in ink on first preliminary page, intermittent spine breaks, pages 103-106 separated from binding, mild age-toning to paper, pencil notation on endpapers; xiii, 282 pages, frontispiece, illustrated (b&w plates).
Jarlborgen, Kobenhavn: Borgens Forlag, 1953. First Edition. Octavo; VG/G Slipcase; Brown slipcase, Blue spine with gilt lettering; Slip case is torn at all all edges, some corners beginning to separate; Boards are strong with some edge wear and bumped corners; Opaque dust jacket is lightly torn at the corners; Binding is strong; Previous owner's ex-libris book plate glued to inner front jacket; Text block is clean; NOTE: Text is in Danish; 91 pp. & 60 B&W images.
Sturbridge, MA: Old Sturbridge Village, 1992. US Printing. slim Qto. VG / - no DJ. dark purple wraps spine with tiny ivory titling and miniaturized publisher symbol close to tail. neat interior, no marks or writing and displays b/w and color images throughout the text. solid copy, pliable wraps covers just t touch abraded to extremities. 175 pp. ISBN# 0913387037.
Paris: Editions, 1956. G+. Folio in off-white cloth boards, title on spine in black. No DJ. Wear to boards; agetoning to spine and edges, edges lightly rubbed, minor tearing beginning at top of spine. Binding lightly shaken though still intact. TEXT IN FRENCH. Many b&w photo images of ancient arts. 523+ pp. Shelved front case.