Category: Antiques & Collecting


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The Canadian Paper Money Journal: January, 1990

By: BANNING, Dr. E. B. - Editor

Price: $7.00

Publisher: West Hill, ON, Canadian Paper Money Society: 1990

Edition: Vol 26, No 1

Seller ID: 049716

Condition: VG

Articles on Canadian Paper Money. Society notes and news. This issue features four articles on paper currency. 28pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Sound stapled binding. Faint price mark to front wrapper along withg a ouple of ink notes. Weight, 70g. Lettermail may apply. View more info

Paper Soda Bottle Labels

By: BATES, Paul, Karen & Tom

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Goodlettsville, TN, Soda Mart: 1988

Edition: First [assumed]

Seller ID: 17230

Condition: About Fine

Data on collecting soda bottle labels. 'An Interactive Book' from the Collectables Data Base. 64pp, illustrated. Fine copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 200g. View more info

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Vintage Fashion: Collecting and Wearing Designer Classics


Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Carlton Books Ltd: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040861

ISBN: 1844422682

Condition: Fine

Presents a visual journey through the fashion of the decades. This book enables the reader to identify key designers, shapes, textiles, stitching, and other details and characteristics that define the most influential pieces of the twentieth century. It offers an overview of the designers of the time and their key influences. Foreword by Zandra Rhodes. 223pp, profusely photo illustrated in colour and in b&w. Bright, fresh interior, unmarked.Tigh, square binding, sound hinges, no wear to the boards. The unclipped dustjacket shows very light wear to the top edges. Outwardly appears as new. Unpac... View more info

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Funeral of King Edward the Peacemaker, May 20th 1910: Blue-Jackets Drawing the Gun Carriage at Windsor


Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, Beagles' Postcards: 1910

Seller ID: 22527

Condition: VG+

Real photo postcard of the Funeral Procession for King Edward VII of Britain. This image shows navy 'bluejackets' drawing the gun-carriage on which the coffin of the King is placed. Beagles 658.U. Postally unused. No message or writing on either side. Sharp corners, no creases. To be shipped via lettermail. View more info

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Rt. Hon. A. J. Balfour; Antique Postcard

By: BEAGLES, J. - & Co.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, J. Beagles & Co.:

Seller ID: 23261

Condition: VG+

Real photographic postcard of Arthur James Balfour, Scottish Statesman and philosopher [1848-1930], Prime Minister, author of the Balfour Declaration, etc. Undated, circa 1908. Beagles 108, photo by Elliott & Fry. Lettermail rates. Bright, clean and unused, almost 'as new'. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve. From $3.00 to $6.50 depending on exact weight and location. Image available. Enquire for rates to Worldwide destinations. View more info

The Book of Bottle Collecting

By: BECK, Doreen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hamlyn: 1979

Edition: Fifth Impression

Seller ID: 042349

ISBN: 0600313107

Condition: VG+

General introduction to the history of old bottles and of collecting old bottles. 96pp, profusely photo illustrated in both color and b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked coppy. Tight, square binding, slight wear to navy cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket is bright and clean withonly very minor traces of edge wear. Weight, 656g. View more info

Restoring Junk

By: BEEDELL, Suzanne

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, Macdonald: 1973

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 11369

ISBN: 0-356-02858-5

Condition: Near Fine

Practical book full of advice on how to clean and restore a myriad of items around the house. Particularly useful to collectors. 268pp, illustrated. Bright clean copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Dustjacket has minor top edge wear and a tiny hole on back panel. View more info

Costume Jewelry: A Collector's Guide (Miller's Collector's Guide)

By: BEHR, Caroline; TOLKIEN, Tracy

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Mitchell Beazley - Millers: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 892

ISBN: 184000536X

Condition: Almost 'As New'

Collector's Guide Series, 18. Caroline Behr ; special consultant, Tracy Tolkien ; executive art editor, Rhonda Fisher. 64 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm. Appears unused - light surface rubbing to the rear wrapper. otherwise unmarked. Unpacked weight, 174g. Ships at cost via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. All items protected. Image available. View more info


By: BELDEN, Gail & SNODIN, Michael

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Radnor, PA, Chilton Book Co.: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 29743

ISBN: 0801964024

Condition: Near Fine

A book in the 'Collecting for Tomorrow' series. Collecting antique spoons. 112pp, 48 photographs or which 24 are color. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding with faint crease to centre of spine. Near new appearance. Weight, 310g. View more info

Style in Furniture

By: BENN, R. Davis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co.: 1912

Edition: New Impression

Seller ID: 24116

Condition: Very Good

Detailed examonation of British period furniture with some French furniture also included. 338pp, illustrations in text and on separate plates. All plates carefully checked and present. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Tight and square. No damage to hinges. Very minor wear to cloth. Slight darkening to spine. Heavy book weighing 1.21kg. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. USA postage usually $6.50 or less. Canadian po... View more info

A Collector's Guide to Autographs with Prices


Price: $5.95

Publisher: Lombard, IL, Wallace-Homestead Book Co.: 1986

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 15983

ISBN: 0-87069-460-X

Condition: Near Fine

Guide to collecting and valuing Autographs. Prices are obsolete but significant useful information is given including numerous facsimiles. 155pp, illustrated. Near new copy - bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 315g. View more info

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Understanding Jewellery

By: BENNETT, David; MASCETTI, Daniela

Price: $55.00

Publisher: U. K., Antique Collectors Club: 2003

Edition: Revised Edition, Third

Seller ID: 050238

ISBN: 1851494308

Condition: Fine

Written in straightforward, non-technical English, and illustrated with hundreds of colour drawings, this book brings together in one volume identification, dating and valuation of jewellery. 494 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits (some color) ; 29 cm. First published in 1989. This copy is very nearly 'mint' - only defect is a modest, neat, previous owners label to the front endpaper [may remove cleanly]. Unclipped dustjacket. A very bright, frsh copy. very heavy book for shipping weighing 2.8kg and needing robust packing. View more info

Les Grottes de Betharram: Postcard Booklet


Price: $9.50

Publisher: Lourdes, Collection des Grottes de Batharram:

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 29090

Condition: About Fine

Booklet of 10 different, printed, photo-litho postcards of Les Grottes de Betharram. Each card can de detached at its serrated edge and sent by mail, however, this booklet is complete and without any cards detached. There is also a small map and 3 pages of explanatory text in French at the front of the booklet. Undated but would appear to be circa 1930. About 'mint' condition.Weight, 38g. View more info

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Relics: A Link to Our Pioneer Heritage - Fall, 1968

By: BIETZ, Les - Editor

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Austin, TX, Western Publications Inc.: 1968

Edition: Vol 2, No 2 - Whole Number 6

Seller ID: 046284

Condition: About Fine

Single issue of a defunct magazines dealing our Pioneer Heritage and its artifacts & memorabilia. 32pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Sound stapled binding. No marks/labels etc to the wrappers. Weight, 67g. Other issues available. Save on postage - purchase multiples. View more info

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Capodimonte Collectibles

By: BLOOM, Catherine P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lincolnwood, Illinois, U.S.A., Publications International: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036962

ISBN: 0881767093

Condition: Fine

The story of Capodimonte from the earliest days to the present. Hundreds of full-c olor photographs. 192 p. : col. ill. ; 33 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked with a similar unclipped dustjacket. Almost 'as new'. Heavy and oversized requiring extra postage. Weight, 1.56kg. View more info

Redigging the West for Old Time Bottles


Price: $8.00

Publisher: Salem, Old Time Bottle Publishing Company: 1966

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 040043

ISBN: 0911068031

Condition: Good

Old Time bottle digging and collecting in the Western States. Includes a separate price guide dated 1969-70. 199pp, photo illustrated, [8pp]. Clean interior, unmarked except for a previous owner's details to the tp. Sound binding, tight and square. No creasing to spine. Wear to foot of spine. Wrappers are somewhat age-soiled. Weight, 280g. View more info

The Marketplace Guide to Oak Furniture: Styles and Values

By: BLUNDELL, Peter S.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Paducah, Kentucky, U.S.A., Collector Books: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10272

ISBN: 0891451412

Condition: About 'As New'

Guide to Styles and Values of Oak Furniture. Complimentary value guide inserted dated 1985. Includes index. 127 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm. Very bright and clean and quite unmarked. Appears unused and about 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 775g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are based on specific destination and weight. Online estima... View more info

Is it Genuine? : How to Collect Antiques with Confidence

By: BLY, John - Editor

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11734

ISBN: 077372088X

Condition: Fine

Articles by several members of the British Antiques Roadshow staff on how to identify genuine antiques. 224 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm. Very bright, very clean copy, still quite fresh. Tight, square bidning, no wea to the cloth. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 755g. View more info

Picture Postcard News: 5 Early Issues, 1980-1981

By: BODOW, Donald M. Editor

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Syracuse, NY, Son & Sue Bodow: 1980

Edition: Vols 1 & 2

Seller ID: 040521

Condition: VG+

Five early issues of the Picture Postcard News, being Vol 1 - No P5, Vol 1 - P6, Vol 2 - P1, Vol 2 - P2, Vol 2 - P3; Nov 1980 to Sept 1981. 20 to 24 pags per issues, illustrated. Stapled binding, three-hole punched. Clean copies some with a few, small check marks. Weight, 395g. View more info

Canadian life-saving medals and other awards : Monograph


Price: $22.00

Publisher: Canada, Military Collectors' Club of Canada: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32411

Condition: VG+

Monograph on Canadian life-saving medals and other awards. Military Collectors' Club of Canada journal. 128 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Small name in ink to top margin of front wrapper, otherwise unmarked. Signs of light use. Weight, 191g. View more info