Highland House Publishers, Inc. 1983. Inscribed from publisher to previous owner on FFEP; Ex-library; Quarto; VG/VG-; White spine with black text; DJ has mylar protector which is taped on front and back flaps, shelfwear, red smudges on front, library sticker on spine, Boards are sturdy, clean, corners are good; Textblock has library stamp on first page, otherwise clean, slight odor; 377 pp.
St. Louis: American Reprint Co. 1968. Reprint. Quarto; G+/no-DJ paperback; Reprint of original material from the library of Mr. J.B. Gaither, Bells, tennessee and the library of the American Clock and Watch Museum, Inc., Bristol, Connectcit; Covers are slightly rubbed at the edges, slightly sunned and light edgewear; Textblock is slightly age toned with light foxing on the first and last few pages; pp 96.
New York: Christie's, 1998. Quarto: VG-/no-DJ wraps: Navy blue spine with white text: Covers show considerable scuffing, some knicks on front cover, light scratching and mild edgewear: Textblock is clean and free of markings, tears and folds, Book is an auction catalog and contains numerous color and black and white photographs of the subject: 151 pp.
London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd. 1901-. Ex library; Volumes 1-20 of 104; Loose issues bound into volumes for library circulation; Quarto; VG/no dust jackets; Rust colored spines with gilt text; Boards show scuffing and dust stains, light wear along edge and abrasions at corners, call number penned at tails of spines; Age toning and dust stains along edge of text blocks, edge of covers of issues show moderate wear being of slightly larger dimensions than pages of issues, light foxing and age toning on front and rear paste-downs and end-papers, library plates on rear paste-downs, embossed library seal on title pages, signs of cracking at front and rear hinges of volume 7 and rear hinge of volume 10, webbing visible, occasional light foxing through interior but otherwise undamaged and clean.
New York: Sotheby's, 1990. Large Octavo: VG/VG: DJ clean with edgewear, small crack across spine measuring approximately 1inch: Boards are strong and clean with minimal shelfwear: Textblock is clean with no markings, folds or tears: Book is an auction catalog of the estate of Greta Garbo, contains numerous photographs of her artwork/possessions: No page count given.
London: Christie's, 2005. Quarto: VG/no-DJ wraps: Red spine with white text: Covers clean with mild scuffing and minimal shelfwear: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds, and tears, book is an auction catalog and contains numerous color and black and white photographs of the listings: 252 pp.
New York: Sotheby's, 1995. Quarto: VG/VG: Black spine with yellowish text: DJ has some scuff marks but is remarkably free of shelfwear, only minimal edgewear: Boards are strong with some bumping at head and tail, some light dust staining: Textblock is clean and free of markings, folds and tear, Book is an auction catalog and contains many color and black and white photographs of its listings: 122 pp.
New York: Christie's, 2000. Quarto: VG/no-DJ wraps: Red spine with white text: Covers have some light shelfwear, slight fraying of the corners, bumping at tail: Textblock is clean and free of markings, tears and folds, book is an auction catalog and contains numerous color and black and white photographs of the material: 53 pp.
New York, New York: Sotheby's, 1990. Quarto; VG-/Good+; Spine is black with gold text; Cover shows some signs of staining, but is otherwise in good condition; Boards are strong, interior cover pasteboard shows signs of removal of a bookplate, a few blue streaks appear throughout the book, but otherwise the textblock is clean.
Morocco: Lak International, 1994. Reprint. Reprint; Quarto; VG+/VG; Spine has white and multicolored sections with no text; DJ has general signs of shelf wear, subtle rippling to front and back DJ, small tear to bottom corner, light bending to edges, cover design is clear; Boards have minimal edge wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has minimal signs of handling, hints of age-toning, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 187; Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Wuppertal: Dr. Wolfgang Schwarze, 1976. 11th Auflage. Quarto; vg/good; dj, brown spine with black text; front panel with white text; HB, tan spine with black text; front boards with yellow text; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 140 pp.; illus., color frontispiece and 129 text figures; dj, multiple short closed tears; else very good; ---TEXT IN GERMAN.
London: Thames and Hudson, 1984. Quarto; G+/No-DJ (paperback); Spine is mostly pale green with bright green block text, glossy finish, bumping to head and tail; Covers have general shelf wear, rubbing and bumping to edges and corners, joints and hinges are intact, design is clear; Text block has general signs of handling, age-toning, content is clear, many beautiful colored/black and white photos of the subject; pp 192; Additional shipping cost may be necessary for expedited and international orders.
Brest: Musée de la Faïence de Quimper and Océanopolis, 2003. First edition. Quarto; VG+/No-DJ paperback; black spine with white text; wraps are clean and binding is tight; textblock is clean with many photographic illustrations; pp 127; in French. Additional shipping charges may apply for oversized books to certain locations. Cannot ship economy internationally.
Kansas City, MO: Hallmark Cards, Inc. 1976. Octavo; vg/vg-; dj, glossy white and red spine with black and white text; dj, moderate shelf wear; half-inch closed tears, one at tail of front cover and one at head of rear cover; HB, glossy red spine with gold text; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illustrations in color and B/W; 72pp. --INSCRIBED by JERRY SMITH on front free endpaper.
Great Britain: Antique Collector's Club, 1993. UK Edition, Reprint. Qto. VG/VG-. solid white DJ spine with full size black uppercase titling from tip to tail. front and bronze metallic background for front and rear jacket, white centered titling along upper edge and bottom, illustrated with 3 small wood antique color photos, rear is fully pictorial. HB is dark brown clothbound with large imprinted gold titling, repeated and centered above mid-panel on front board. neat, intact with uniformly colored cloth boards. painted furniture pattern lightly illustrates fep/ffep. solid semi-gloss stock, heavy but with 106 color illustrations, 1,150 black and white illustrations. no markings, no discolorations to pages of color and b/w photos, numbered and accompanied by captions and text detail. smooth white signatures on top and fore-edge, with tiny blue ink bleed stain close to right bottom for indices, glossary, several pages close ffep. as is. 392 pp. ISBN # 1851490906.
Providence, Rhode Island: The Rhode Island Historical Society, 1965. Unstated, apparent first edition. Quarto. Good with no dust jacket. Brown spine with black and white lettering. Owner markings to front pastedown. Bookplate to front free end paper. Covers clean, binding strong. Sporadic foxing to top text block edge. Text of pages generally clean and unmarked. 178pp.
London: Phaidon Press, 1999. Quarto: VG/no-DJ paperback: Pale orange spine with tan vines outlined thinly in red and black text: Covers are clean with light shelfwear, slight fraying to corners, very small sticker residue on back bottom corner, binding solid: Textblock exterior is clean and pages unmarked: 232 pp.
New York & London: The Century Co. 1930. First printing. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Blue spine with gold text; Boards are slightly sunned on exterior with minor rubbing at corners, other slight rubbing on exterior and generally strong, intact panels; Text block shows light foxing and wear on exterior edges, some foxing on first few pages, pp 8-9, 137- 250 and at head edge toward rear of text; pp 378.
London: Philip Wilson Publishers Ltd. 1980. First English language edition. Large Quarto; VG-/G+; Gray spine with black text; Dust jacket has slightly sunned exterior with taped head spine edge and otherwise minor shelf wear; Cloth has slight shelf wear and lightly rubbed edges but panels are strong and sturdy; Text block has slightly age toned exterior edges, sticker on ffep, otherwise unmarked pages with tight binding; pp 174. Additional shipping may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions for international/expedited orders.
Zagreb: Krscanska Sadasnjost & Institut Povijest Umjetnosti, 1995. Quarto; VG/VG-; Black spine with w/o text; Dust jacket has slight wear on exterior and along edges, otherwise clean and intact; Cloth is clean with strong panels; Text block has slightly age toned exterior edges with clean pages and tight binding; pp 373.
North Kansas City: Athena Publishing Company, March 1975. First Printing. VG/VG- Quarto in brown cloth boards with embossed gilt text, DJ sienna-orange with dark brown text on spine. Some shelfwear; bumped at corners, head and tail of spine. DJ rubbed, upper corners and head of spine a bit chipped and wrinkled. Interior clean and bright, binding solid. Shelved in Antiques/Dolls.
Essex: N.A.G. Press, 1988. Two Volume Set; Volume 1 ISBN is 0719800404, Third Edition Reprint 1988; Volume 2 ISBN is 0719802504, Second Edition, Reprint 1992; Octavos; VG-/no-DJ; Vol. 1 spine is light gray with salmon pink label and white/black text, Vol. 2 spine is light gray with green label and black/white text. Boards have shelf wear, Vol. 1 has tiny closed tears on spine head, apart from that, bindings strong, corners sharp; Textblocks have damp stain on Vol. 2 bottom edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; Vol. 1 pp 388, Vol. 2 pp 299.
Marietta, OH: Antique Publications, 1988. First edition. Tall quarto, 124pp. Hardcover with dust jacket in VG/VG condition. Minor bumping and shelf-wear. Dust jacket is bright and clean, encased in a protective mylar covering. No markings or creases to the text. Binding is sturdy. Inscribed by both authors on the front free end page. Shelve: ANTIQUES - GLASS Spine is white with black text.
McLean, VA: Cultural Connections, 1999. Deluxe Edition. oblong Qto. VG/ - no DJ. slender dark red clothbound, HB spine is deeply stamped with gilt title in capitals, and full author in gilt. wide panels, with incised gold metallic title and author aligned centrally with decorative and thickly bordered incised frame. frame surrounds an inlaid, finely detailed cover frontispiece, in finely detailed full color. ornately patterned endsheets, very glossy and righ fep has a decorative navy frame surround a white colorblock, special to the deluxe edition with SIGNATURE OF AUTHOR. wide ivory sheets, elegantly illustrated with two column textblock mainly among other layouts and arrangments of illlustrations, quoted text and nore, images from old artwork to modern life. no interio markings. slim gilded edges, all sides. affixed dark blue silk ribbon bookmark.excellent shape, 95 pp. ISBN #0967269806.
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1971. Quarto; vg+/vg-; dj, purple spine with white text; dj, age-toned at the spine; moderate chipping and flaking; HB, purple cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; former owners' names, ffep; text block, clean; spotting at the head edge; 159pp., plus 4 map and 9 plate pages; SBN 674-08965-0.
Vineland, NJ: Bertoia Auctions, 2006. Auction catalog. Quarto. VG+/ none; dark purple glossy spine with white text; quarter-bound with lighter blue front board with red title and toys; minor edge wear and bumping; text block, clean; white endpapers; 130 pp.; 1863 lots; color photos; list of prices realized; else very good.
Washington, DC: Marjorie Merriweather Post Foundatin of D.C. / Museum Press Inc. 1983. Presumed First. slim Qto.. VG+/VG. solid salmon DJ spine and front panel, with chip and crease to DJ spine tip, else perimeter is neatly intact. front panel is solid salmon tone alost, with enlarged characters in black uppercase surrounding a blue/gold Faberge egg. intact inner flaps are a light pink. bright sunflower yellow slender HB spine, boards uniform in color, titling embossed and centered at mid-panel. white, spotless endsheets. semi-gloss stock and features color and some b/w images, each with text details. 58 pp.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1957. Large Octavo; VG-/VG-; Red faded spine with white text. DJ has age tone spine with rubbing on edges, shelf wear, scratch mark on rear, but no major tears; Boards have light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has light wear on edges, small faint spotting on top edges, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 246.
Paris: Librarie Hachette Et Soiete D'Etudes Et De Publications Eqonomiques, 1965. First Edition. Folio; VG/VG-; dust jacket broadart covering; spine wrap around pic of gold coin w/gray txt, fraying & chipping at top of DJ, sml pieces missing at edges; boards clean & firm; binding slightly loose at hinges, otherwise strong; pages has very little wear/aging, light foxing otherwise in very good cond. 336pp. *Oversize/Overweight: may require additional postage for expedited/international orders* French txt.
London / New York: B. T. Batsford / Chas. Scribners' Sons, 1904. Second Edition, Much Enlarged. Thick Octavo; good/none; red cloth spine with gold text; moderate shelf wear and bumping; binding is strong, but cracking starts at some of the signatures; ex libris bookplate, front paste-down endpaper; text block, toning lightly; 700 Illustrations, mostly from photographs; 735pp.
Great Britain: Baron Publishing, Ltd. 1976. 111th Edition, New Impression. 8vo. VG/VG-. off white DJ spine with centered dark green titling, separated by pictorial segments, 3 small b/w figures between the titling in dark green. jacket front and rear are a dense field of the b/w figures, a touch of toning frames the DJ perimeter lightly. brown clothbound HB with gold stamped titling to spine and sharply cornered cover. with 400 illustrations, the interior quality is clear and excellent, sheets neatly aligned. smooth ivory, all sides. 499 pp. ISBN# 0902028464.
Suffolk: Baron Publishing, 1977. Fourth Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Dark green spine with white text. DJ has general shelf wear, small damp stain and previous bookstore's price sticker on front flap, foxing on verso, but no tears; Boards are clean, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has small bubbling on paste downs, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 375.