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A Short History Of The Hebrew Congregation Of St. Thomas Congregation of Blessing and Peace and Loving Deeds

By: Boxman, Rabbi Bradd H.

Price: $23.25

Publisher: St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands, The Hebrew Congregation of St. Thomas: N.D.

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 8330

Condition: Fine


Photographs; 8 x 10; 32 pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Illustrated with 16, mostly color, photographs. St. Thomas Synagogue is an historic synagogue at Crystal Gade #16AB, Queens Quarters, in Charlotte Amalie on the island of Saint Thomas in the U. S. Virgin Islands. The formal name of the synagogue is Beracha Veshalom Vegmiluth Hasidim. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1997. Built in 1833, and is the s... View more info

Historical Costumes Of England 1066 - 1956

By: Bradfield, Nancy

Price: $23.75

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Company: 1958

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 8855

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 7 /2 x 10; 183 pages; Hard cover is blue cloth with gold lettering on spine. Sligh signs of removed sticker on front end paper. Pages are clean and tight. DJ has rubbing, scuffing, bumping, nicking, creasing and multiple closed tears, but is entire. Written and illustrated by Nancy Bradfield. Originally published in 1938, this is a 1963 printing of the 2nd revised, reset and newly illustrated 1958 edition. Title page reads: 'Historical costumes of Engl... View more info

The Bradford Book of Collector's Plates

By: Bradford

Price: $10.75

Publisher: New York, Bradford Exchange: 1990

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 9308

ISBN: 0961101245

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.50 X 1 inches; 464 pages; Hard cover is green cloth with gold embossed lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with 1400+ color pictures. 'The definitive guide to the worldwide collector's plate market, as reported by The Bradford Exchange'. Index and glossary. Excellent reference resource. Oversized, 4#. View more info

The Foxhound Of The Twentieth Century: The Breeding and Work of the Kennels of England,....

By: Bradley, Cuthbert

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons, Limited: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5665

Condition: Very Good+


Hardcover is red boards with faux red leather spine; faded gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if very lightly and lovingly used. Stitched binding. Bookstore plate/sticker inside back cover. Color frontispiece of Celebrated Sires of the Duke of Rutland's kennel during Sir Gilbert Greenall's Mastership between 1896 - 1912, with Ben Capell Huntsmen. Has two pieces of tissue between it and title page; first leaf numbers the figures, second leaf na... View more info

More Coventry Cameos

By: Bramwell, Eric B.

Price: $13.25

Publisher: Hillfields, Coventry, Privately printed: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8841

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 5 12 x 8 1/2; 105 pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Faint shelf wear and rubbing. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Illustrated with 58 b/w photographs. States published 1977 on title page. Covers Coventry, England, from its founding through to ca. 1900. Covers religious houses; general and industries, such as silk/textile and clock/watch and bicycle companies. View more info

Women's Costume in Early Ontario

By: Brett, K. B.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Toronto, The Governors of the University of Toronto: 1966

Seller ID: 154

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is stapled wraps. Heavy, yellow paper covers. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 17 b/w photographs. "The earliest styles described in this booklet came to Upper Canada with the first settlers in 1784; the latest may have graced a lady of fashion on Confederation Day in 1867. Between these dates Ontario grew from a few scattered military and trading posts to a rapidly developing, wealthy, agricultural and industrial province..." ; Royal Ontar... View more info

A Day in the Country Impressionism and the French Landscape

By: Brettell, Richard et al. & Profusely illustrated

Price: $19.75

Publisher: New York, LACMA / Abrams: 1984

Seller ID: 9528

ISBN: 0810908271

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Lavishly illustrated with hundreds of color pictures of magnificent Impressionist and French Landscapes. Very oversized, 5#. ; Color Illustrations; 10 1/4 x 11 1/2 x 1 1/2; 375 pages; Hard cover is green cloth with gold lettering on spine. Light sunning to edges, some rubbing. DJ has slight rubbing/scuffing; in a mylar cover. Brown textured end papers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Exhibition itinerary: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, June 28-Septemb... View more info

Kachina Dolls Form and Function in Hopi Tithu Plateau Series #4

By: Breunig, Robert and Michael Lomatuway'ma

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Flagstaff, AZ, Museum of Northern Arizona: 1985

Seller ID: 5970

Condition: Very Good+


Cover is stapled wraps, orange ground with black lettering on front. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with 18 b/w photographs and drawings and 26 color photographs. Sections are: introduction to Hopi Kachinas; the Ceremonial Year; Hopi Kachina Dolls. Great title on a Native American cultural treasure. ; Museum of Northern Arizona Quarterly Series; Vol. 54; Photographs; 8 1/2 x 11; 32 pages; Cover has slight rubbing/scuffing. View more info

Bosch [French Language]

By: Brion, Marcel

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Plon: 1938

Seller ID: 6675

Condition: Very Good-


Editions D'Historie Et D'Art Series; B&W Illustrations; 7 x 9; 64 pages; Soft cover has rubbing/scuffing, bumping, light sunning, 1 1/2" strip missing from bottom of spine. Cover is heavy white paper with black lettering on front and spine. Glued pages. Pages are clean and tight. Hieronymus Bosch (c. 1450 – 1516) , was a Dutch painter known for his use of fantastic imagery to illustrate moral and religious concepts and narratives. Illustrated with dozens of b/w pai... View more info

English Costume Of The Early Middle Ages

By: Brooke, I

Price: $31.25

Publisher: London, A & C. Black Ltd.: 1956

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9292

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


B & W and Color; 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 ; 87 pages; Hard cover is wine colored cloth with silver lettering on spine. Slight bumping. DJ has light sunning, bottom corner of front flap is clipped; in a mylar cover. Pages are clean and tight, pages still feel crisp. Lavishly illustrated with 7 color and many b/w pictures. Begins with period 900-1000 [pre-Norman conquest], ends with period 1200-1300. Another wonderful costume history book by the renowned costume historian Iris Brooke... View more info

English costume in the age of Elizabeth The sixteenth century

By: Brooke, Iris

Price: $16.75

Publisher: London, A. & C. Black: 1950

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 8093

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Ex-Libris; B & W and Color; 6 14 x 9 1/2; 89 pages; Hard cover is orange with white lettering on spine. Previous owner's bookplate inside front board, along with small book store sticker. Orange and white endpapers. Pages are clean and tight. DJ has slight shelf wear, price clipped flap. Illustrated with 20+ pages or pictures, drawn by artist, 5 of them color. 2d edition from 1950, originally printed in 1933. "...threads her way with skill through the intricacies and... View more info

English Costume Of The Seventeenth Century

By: Brooke, Iris

Price: $17.25

Publisher: London, A&C Black: 1935

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9205

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Ex-Libris; Color and B/W illustrations; 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 ; 87 pages; 1947 reprint. Hard cover is blue with yellow lettering on spine. Some rubbing, scuffing, bumping and sunning to covers. Previous owner's nameplate inside front cover. DJ has sunning, rippling, rubbing, bumping, scuffing; in a mylar cover. Front flap is price clippd. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 35+ pages of drawings, and 8 color plates. Ms. Brooker wrote 15+ volumes on costume history. Insid... View more info

English Costume Of The Later Middle Ages the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries

By: Brooke, Iris

Price: $13.75

Publisher: London, A. & C. Black, Ltd: 1956

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9679

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Ex-Libris; B & W and Color; 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 ; 86 pages; This reprint copy is from 1948, originally printed in 1935Hard bound has gold lettering on spine. Some rubbing, scuffing, bumping to covers. Previous owner's bookplate inside front cover. DJ has rubbing, scuffing, bumping, sunning creasing, front flap is price clipped. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with color and b/w pictures. Covers ca. 1300-1500, when England was involved in the 100 Years' War with France a... View more info

English Costume of the Eighteenth Century

By: Brooke, Iris; Laver, James

Price: $18.75

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1931

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9206

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Color and B&W Illustrationsc; 6 1/2 x 9 1/2; 87 pages; Hard cover is red cloth with gold lettering on spine. Covers have slight rubbing, bumping, scuffing; previous owner's bookplate inside front cover. DJ has rubbing, sunning, scuffing, bumping, price clipped; in a mylar cover. Corner Book Shop sticker inside front cover. Illustrated with 25+ pages of b/w drawings, and 7 color plates. Pages are clean and tight. Another in the series of costumer history books by the prol... View more info

Ancient Art Of The American Woodland Indians Exhibition Catalogue

By: Brose, David S, James A. Brown, and David W. Penney

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, in Association With the Detroit Institute of Arts: 1985

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5434

ISBN: 0895581051

Condition: Near Fine


Softcover is heavy, glazed paper. Grey spine with burgundy lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with 141 color and b/w plates; 32 figures; and a map. This is an exhibition catalogue for a show that appeared at: The National Gallery of Art, Washington , D. C. , March 17 - August 4, 1985; The Detroit Institute of Arts, September 2 - November 11, 1985; The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, December 16 - March 2, 1986. Printed and bound... View more info

M'Kee Victorian Glass Five Complete Glass Catalogs from 1859/60 to 1871

By: Brothers, M'Kee and

Price: $16.25

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1981

Seller ID: 8114

ISBN: 0486241211

Condition: As New


B&W Illustrations; 9.40 X 6.10 X 0.80 inches; 186 pages; Soft cover has minor shelf wear, faint corner crease on back. Previous owner's sticker inside back cover. Grey/brown spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with b/w pictures and charts form the 19th century catalogues“‘HS. M'Kee, who lately retired from the glass business, secured a patent July 30, 1878, for what. He tered “Molds for decorating war... View more info

Silver Nutmeg The Story of Anna Lavinia and Toby

By: Brown, Palmer

Price: $43.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1956

Seller ID: 5067

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Illustrated hardcover. Green lettering on white spine. Tan end papers. Pages are clean and tight; appears almost as if unused. Illustrated with75 b/w line drawings by the author. Palmer Brown wrote only four books, all in the 1950s, and all highly prized. This is the most valued of his titles; the four are: Beyond the Pawpaw Trees, 1954; Cheerful; a Picture Story, 1957; Silver Nutmeg, 1956; Something for Christmas, 1958. The 'Silver Nutmeg' is a sequel to 'Beyond the Paw... View more info

Silver Heels

By: Brown, Paul

Price: $165.75

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8018

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 6 1/4 x 8 1/2; Unpaginated pages; Hard cover is grey cloth boards with red outlined horse on front and red lettering on spine. Pages not numbered, ca. 125 pages. Cover has some bumping, corner fraying, sunning. Pages are clean and tight. No marks on book or DJ. Complete DJ has a blurry price stamp on front flap. Sunning rubbing/scuffing/bumping, closed tear on the back from edge of rear flap to spine; in a mylar cover. Illustrated with delightful b/w d... View more info

Frank O. Gehry Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

By: Bruggen, Coosje Van

Price: $41.25

Publisher: New York, Solomon R Guggenheim Museum: 1997

Seller ID: 10000

ISBN: 0892071923

Condition: As New


Color Illustrations; 9 1/4 x 11 ; 211 pages; Soft cover has blue spine with white and green lettering. Slight bmping. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with color photographs and b/w drawings. "No building was more anticipated than Frank Gehry's stunning new museum in Bilbao, an industrial city in the Basque Country of northern Spain. Philip Johnson, the dean of American architects, declared it "the greatest building of our time," while Sverre F... View more info

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Samurai 1550-1600 Weapons ---- Armour----Tactics

By: Bryant, Anthony & Angus McBride

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Oxford, England, Osprey Publishing: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 6969

ISBN: 1855323451

Condition: Very Good+


Warrior Series Series; B & W and Color; 10 X 7.60 X 0.20 inches; 64 pages; Later printing, 2001. Softcover has light shelf wear, bumping, rubbing/scuffing. Red spine with white lettering. Lavishly illustrated with 51 b/w drawings and photographs and 12 full page color plates. "The definitive source fof information on the weapons, armour, tactics and motivation of history's fighting men. ....Highly detailed cutaways and exploded artwork of the weaponry and armour, com... View more info