Category: Antiques & Collecting


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Details: How to Design with Architectural Salvage and Antiques

By: COLEMAN, Brian D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Layton, Utah, U.S.A., Gibbs Smith: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042165

ISBN: 1586855239

Condition: About 'As New'

how to design with architectural salvage and antiques - Fine finishing touches for your doors; A survey of vintage lighting; The magic of mantels; The secrets of sinks; Stairs and staircases savoir-faire; Stained glass savvy. 87 p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm. Bright, freh, unmarked copy, about 'as new. Weight, 572g. View more info

The Fifth Edition of the Medals Yearbook, 1984

By: COLLINS, Daniel F. - Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Enfield, Middlesex, Daniel F. Collins: 1984

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 26633

ISBN: 0913151513

Condition: Near Fine

Identification and price guide to over 230 British & Colonial Military Medals and Awards. Unpaginated, photo illustrated in b&w with some color. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked. Tight, square binding, no creases to spine. Weight, 380g. View more info

The Commonwealth Catalogue of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II Postage Stamps 1954


Price: $9.50

Publisher: Liverpool, Commonwealth Stamp Co.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27617

Condition: About Very Good

Vintage, priced catalogue of British Commonwealth Postage Stamps, 1954. 290pp, illustrated in b&w, prices. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Navy cloths shows only very minor wear. Weight, 380g. View more info

The New Complete Catalogue of Columbia Records 1947 - 1947


Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, ON, Sparton of Canada: 1947

Edition: 1947-8 Edition

Seller ID: 32722

Condition: About Very Good

Retail catalog of Columbia Recordings, made in Canada by Sparton Records, for the year 1947-1948. 214pp with pricing. Interior is very clean and bright, and is unmraked. Staples binding is tight and sound. Wrappers are slightly soiled and staples are rusty. Weight, 170g. View more info

The Standard Catalogue of English Milled Coinage in Silver, Copper and Bronze, 1662-1972

By: COPE, Geoffrey M.; RAYNER, P. Alan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Distributed by Spink and Son: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051114

Condition: Fine

English milled coinage, 1662-1972 - Silver, Copper and Bronze. Rarity guide, no pricing. viii, 200 pages : illustrations ; 18 x 25 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked with a tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket shows minor age rubbing but no chips, tears or creases. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 662g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance, USA rates by weight alone. View more info

White Bears and Other Curiosities: The First 100 Years of the Royal British Columbia Museum (Royal British Columbia Museum Special Publication,)


Price: $8.95

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., Royal BC Museum: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049755

ISBN: 077188740X

Condition: About 'As New'

Royal British Columbia Museum special publication, 81. Author, Peter Corley-Smith ; art direction and design, Chris Tyrrell ; illustrations, David Lloyd Glover, Rennie Knowlton. 148 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm. Includes index. Gift inscription to the half-title page from the Staff of the Museum to a co-worker. Otherwise an 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Weight, 550g. View more info

Aladdin Electric Lamps; Including Two Collectors' Manuals


Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., J W Courter: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1454

ISBN: 0961887907

Condition: Near Fine

Guide to Collecting Aladdin Electric Lamps ad the history of the Mantle Lamp Company of America. x, 229 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm. Also, laid-in are two softcover copies of the Aladdin Electric Lamps Collectors Manual & Price Gide - No 2 [1993, 48pp] and No 16 [1996, 48pp]. Total of three items. All items are near Fine to Fine - bright, clean and unmarked. Total weight, 1.307kg. View more info

Cancelled with Pride : A History of Chilliwack Area Post Offices, 1865-1993

By: COUTTS, Cecil C.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Canada, Cecil C. Coutts Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 2159

ISBN: 1550562436

Condition: Near Fine

A history of Chilliwack, British Columbia area post offices, 1865-1993. viii, 188 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 26 cm. Signed by the author on the title page. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy excepting a light, lower corner crease to the front wrapper. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Unpacked weight, 490g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS.... View more info

Chinese Cash


Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Spink and Son: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049703

Condition: Fine

Detailed identification of Chinese Cash Coins. 63pp, [47pp]. OCLC Number: 481576. Bright, clean copy. Previous owner's name to the top margin of the title page - numismatist Dr. Ian Macdougall. Otherwise unmarked. Tight, square bindsing. Book appears about 'as new'. Weight, 135g. Lettermail may apply. View more info

The Coin Atlas : a comprehensive view of the coins of the world throughout History

By: CRIBB, Joe; COOK, Barrie; CARRADICE, Ian

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UK, Time Warner: 2003

Edition: New Edition of 1990

Seller ID: 038067

ISBN: 0316727075

Condition: Fine

The classic history of worldwide coinage, highly illustrated and covering over 26 centuries now available in a handbook format. Originally published: [s.l.] : Macdonald & Co, 1990. 223 pages : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 22 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy almost 'as new'. Weight, 588g. View more info

Old English Plate: Ecclesiastical, Decorative, and Domestic: Its Makers and Marks

By: CRIPPS, Wilfred Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Spring Books, London (1967):

Seller ID: 2073

Reprint of the 1878 original edition. 8vo, 538pp, illus. HC in black cloth with silver DJ. DJ is considerably rubbed. Book is tight and clean. VG+/G View more info

Antique Silver and Silver Collecting

By: CULME, John and STRANG, John G.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19307

ISBN: 0600380238

Condition: Fine

General introduction to Antique Silver and Collecting Silver. 96pp, illustrated in color and in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding and a similar, un-clipped, dustjacket. Weight, 610g. View more info

The Book of Snuff and Snuff Boxes

By: CURTIS, Mattoon M.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Liveright Publishing: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09219

Condition: Near Fine

All about snuff and snuff boxes with 119 rare and unusual reproductions of snuff boxes in varicolored gold, silver, ivory, and precious woods and stones. 149p, photo plate section. Very clean, bright copy with tight binding. One corner bump. Good copy! View more info

More Popular Antiques and Their Values

By: CURTIS, Tony

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Worthing, Lyle Publications: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10725

ISBN: 0-902921-14-2

Condition: Fine

Second volume in the Lyle series.127pp, over 1000 illustrations. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding and a like dustjacket. View more info

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Early Watches

By: CUSS, T. P. Camerer

Price: $12.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hamlyn: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046139

ISBN: 0600430790

Condition: Fine

A, 'Country Life Collectors' Guide'. History of watchmaking in Europe fromthe Renaissance to the late 18th Century. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Tight binding, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is without wear but with sun-fading to the spine and top margin of front panel. Weight, 172g. View more info

The Last Bid

By: DANSIE, Leonard E.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: UK, Precision Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 12735

Condition: As Fine

Mem oir of 40 years as an Auctioneer in Essex, England. The author served in the Royal Navy in WWI, was a Cpouncillor and Mayor of Colchester, a JP and a Chairman of the Colchester Borough Bench. Signed by the author on the ffep. 18 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm A very bright, clean and unmarked copy with a sound, sewn binding. Very nearly Fine. 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 American Heritage History of Colonial Antiques

By: DAVIDSON, Marshall B. - Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: American Heritage Publishing: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12624

Condition: VG+

Comprehensive, authoritative and generously illustrated volume of early Americana.384pp, profusely illustrated in b&w and in color. Bright copy with a sound binding, unmarked. Dustjacket, in brodart, has a price clip and minor edge wear. Heavy, oversize book. View more info

U.S. Army Cloth Insignia 1941 to the Present: An Illustrated Reference Guide for Collectors

By: DAVIS, Brian L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: UK, Arms & Armour: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038359

ISBN: 0853688508

Condition: As New

Guide to collecting US Army Cloth Insignia, from 1941 to the mid 1980s. Price for 1987/8 included. 70pp, illustrated in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 268g, View more info

The imagical world of Bossons : the complete collectors guide to the Bossons character wall masks, figurines, and Plaques

By: DAVIS, Robert E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Roswell, USA, W.H. Wolfe Associates: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30811

Condition: Fine

Complete collectors guide to the Bossons character wall masks, figurines, and plaques, and the history of W. H. Bossons Co. 238 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm. Book interior is very bright and clean and is unmarked. Book in dark blue faux-leather cloth with gilt titles. Flawless bindingmaby book weighing 1.564kg [3lb 8oz] prior to packing, sharp corners. Unclipped dustjacket is bright and clean in the main but with some light bottom edge . Heavy book weighing 1.564kg [3lb 8oz] prior to packing. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competi... View more info

Genuine Antique Furniture

By: DE BLES, Major Arthur

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Garden City, Garden City Publishing: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09231

Condition: Near Fine

Author lectured at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. A study of antiques and the history of style in furniture. 376pp, over 200 illustrations. Name on half title page. Otherwise, very clean copy with sound binding. Dustjacket has considerable wear, creases etc. - ugly. View more info