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Good, Richard. Clocks: An Owner's Handbook. London: British Museum Publications, 1985. Small 4to (medium-large book). 224 pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. Frontispiece. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. ISBN 0714105392. #26772. $30
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Hayward, Arthur H. Colonial Lighting. Boston: B. J. Brimmer Co., 1923. Special Edition, copy #156 of 206. xxv, 159 pages. Index. 114 photographic plates. Signed by the author. The special edition, printed on deckle-edged antique Normandy vellum, not bound in French Levant, but in dark blue cloth. 'This book should be considered in the light of a primer - the ABC of lamp collecting.' - Introduction. Very good hardcover. Gilt title and illustration on front cover. Gilt title and publisher information on spine faded; pictorial title page foxed. #27449. $60
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Keuffel & Esser Co. K+E Measuring Tapes, Folding Rules & Plumb Bobs. New York: Keuffel & Esser Co., 1944. 57 pages. Illustrations. Good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover), some dampwrinkling throughout. #27589. $30
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Klever, Katrin und Ulrich. Exotischer Schmuck: Volksschmuck, Amulette und Talismane. Techniken und Werkzeuge. Sammler, Handler und fremde Markte. Wie man alten Schmuck erkennt. Munchen: Mosaik Verlag, 1977. 1st printing. 4to (large book). 144 pages. Bibliography color and black-and-white plates. Endpaper maps. Text in German. Very good hardcover in worn, torn and repaired dust jacket. ISBN 3570028291. #25693. $40
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McCormick Harvesting Machine Co. McCormick Triumphant, 1831-1896. McCormick Harvesting Machines. Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Sterngas Publishing Co., 1985. Facsimile reprint with facsimile copy of original chromolithographic front and rear covers. Oblong Small 4to. 40 pages. Illustrations. Originally published: Chicago, January 1, 1896. A trade catalog. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #26442. $30
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Musee des Gobelins. Charles Le Brun, Premier Directeur de la Manufacture Royale des Gobelins. Exposition organisee a l'occasion du troisieme centenaire de la Fondation des Gobelins, 6 Juin 1962. Paris: Musee des Gobelins, 1962. Oblong small 8vo. 77 pages. Bibliography. Color and black-and-white illustrations. Text in French. Good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #29319. $25
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Prokot, Inge, und Joachim Prokot. Schmuck aus Zentralasien. Munchen: Callwey Verlag, 1981. Small 4to (medium-large book). 156 pages (40 pages of text and 116 pages of color and black-and-white plates). Index. Bibliography. Plates. Maps. A book about Central Asian jewelry and personal adornment. Includes chapters on Frauenschmuck der Turkmenen, Schmuck der Tekke, der Ersari, der Yomud, der Kasachen und Tadschiken, und der Karakalpaken. Text in German. Very good hardcover in slightly worn dust jacket. ISBN 3766705881. #26339. $60
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Richter, Lydia. Puppen Album 1: Deutsche Porzellanpuppen. [Doll Album 1: German Porcelain Dolls]. Munchen: Laterna Magica, 1980. 1st printing. 160 pages. Index. Color and black-and-white illustrations. Text in German. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. ISBN 3874671860. #22222. $60
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Szenassy, I. L. Maastrichts Zilver. [Silver from the southern Dutch city Maastricht]. Maastricht, Netherlands: Bonnefantenmuseum, 1978. Oblong 4to. 215 pages. Plates. Illustrations. Uitgegeven ter gelegenheid van de tentoonstelling in het Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, 3 November-31 December 1978. [Published on the occasion of an exhibition]. Text in Dutch. Good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover); covers slightly foxed; rear cover creased. #29307. $60
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Ward, Gerald W. R., and William N. Hosley, Jr., editors. The Great River: Art & Society of the Connecticut Valley, 1635-1820. Foreword by Tracy Atkinson. Hartford: Wadsworth Atheneum, 1985. 4to. xvii, 524 pages. Plates. Illustrations. Interpretive essays by Thomas R. Lewis, Kevin M. Sweeney, Robert Blair St. George, and Richard D. Brown. Catalog of an exhibition held 1985-1986. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #29169. $90
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