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British Columbia: A Pictorial Record; Historical Prints and Illustrations of the Province of British Columbia, Canada, 1778-1891

By: DeVOLPI, Charles P.

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Canada [Vancouver], Longman Canada: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039160

Condition: Fine


Lavish collection of pictures hat tell the story of the early days of what is now British Columbia - 184 prints, reproduced from woodcuts, engravings and lithographs published during the time covered by the book. xii, 183 pages illustrations; endpaper maps; 33 cm. OCLC Number:979631. Interor of the book is very bright and clean and is unmarked.Binding is tight and square. Orange cloth is very bright and clean and show no wear whatsoever. Illustration pasted to the front boards is Fine. Unclipped dustjacket shows some light edge wear and a couple of short closed tears, under 2cm. Otherwise the... View more info

The Antiques Buyer

By: DICKINSON, David

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Orion Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26418

ISBN: 0752818317

Condition: About 'As New'


Featuring the author's own photographs, this is a practical guide to buying all types of antiques. Chapters cover such topics as ground rules for the first-time buyer, where to buy and how to buy, restoration of antiques, re-selling antiques and jargon. 192pp, profusely illustrated with colour photographs. Bright, fresh copy about 'as new'. Unmarked.. Unpacked weight, 773g. 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 ... View more info

Price Guide and Introduction to Movie Posters and Movie Memorabilia

By: DIETZ, James S.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: San Diego, California, U.S.A., Baja Press: 1985

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 040116

ISBN: 0910041024

Condition: Near New


Useful Guide to collecting Movie Posters and other forms of Movie Memorabilia. 175pp, not illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, nearly 'as new'. Weight, 234g. View more info

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European Porcelain

By: DIVIS, Jan

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Peerage Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 08444

ISBN: 0-907408-76-1

Condition: Near Fine


Broad outline of the history of Porcelain making in Europe. 232pp, illusrated in black and white and in color. Book is bright and fresh. Gift inscription in ink to ffep. Dustjacket is bright and clean with a little top-edge creasing. Heavy and oversized. Weight, 1.132kg. View more info

The International Book of Beer Can Collecting

By: DOLPHIN, Richard

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20505

ISBN: 0600313905

Condition: Near Fine


History of beer canning abd collecting. 96pp, 100 can illustrated in color and more than 600 can illustrated in b&w. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding and no wear to cloth. Dustjacket has slight edge wear, though no tears or chips, and is otherwise bright and clean. Oversize book weighing 1kg [2.2lbs]. View more info

British & Foreign Ribbons: Naval, Military, Air Force and Civil

By: DORLING, Captain H. Taprell (Taffrail)

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, George Philip & Son: 1944

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 13204

Condition: Good VG


Small booklet published during the Second World War, showing color illustrations of the medal ribbons of a considerable number of Allied Countries. 8pp, XVI color plates. Bright copy with a sound binding. Minor wear only to edges of wraps. View more info

Ribbons and Medals. Naval, Military, Air Force and Civil

By: DORLING, Captain H. Taprell (Taffrail)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, George Philip & Son: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32998

Condition: Good to Very Good


First Edition [?]. Two prats in one volume - 86pp + 56pp, illustrated, some colour. Hardcover in red cloth. Cloth shows a little 'bubbling in places, more to the frear panel than the front. Otherwise, only very minor wear to the cloth. 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 210g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. Other Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World... View more info

The Shanghai Postal System: The Stamps and Postal History (APS handbook series)

By: DOUGAN, Charles W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: PA, USA, American Philatelic Society: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 1686

ISBN: 0933580061

Condition: F Ine


The Stamps and Postal History of Shanghai, China. 214 p. : illustrated in b&w ; 26 cm. Signed by the author oin the title page; his business card laid-in. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Green cloth with silver-ink titles etc. is immaculate. Unpacked weight, 667g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

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Royal Doulton; character and Toby Jugs

By: DOULTON & CO.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, UK, Doulton & Co,:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 044352

Condition: VG+


Royal Doulton Colector's Book No. 5. A catalog of Toby Jugs and Character Jugs. Undated, circa 1950s. Small price list laid in - does not refer to the Toby Jugs but to other Doulton Dinnerware China and Tableware. OCLC Number: 3983584. 31pp, profusely illustrated in full color. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square. Clean, unmarked wrappers. Scan available. Weight, 113g. View more info

Journal of International Numismatics: First Issue, 1974

By: DROST, Fred- Editor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Pa, USA, Organization of International Numismatists: 1974

Edition: Vol VIII, No 1

Seller ID: 049718

Condition: Good VG


Single issue of a periodical produced by the Organization of International Numismatists. Contains specialist articles on Numismatics and Organization News. 26pp, illustrated, adverts. Bright, clean and unmarked. Sound, stapled binding. Weight, 36g. Lettrmail may apply. View more info

Journal of International Numismatics: Fourth Issue, 1974

By: DROST, Fred- Editor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Pa, USA, Organization of International Numismatists: 1974

Edition: Vol VIII, No 4

Seller ID: 049719

Condition: Good VG


Single issue of a periodical produced by the Organization of International Numismatists. Contains specialist articles on Numismatics and Organization News. pp72-99, illustrated, adverts. Bright, clean and unmarked. Sound, stapled binding. Weight, 43g. Lettrmail may apply. View more info

Journal of International Numismatics: Third Quarter, 1976

By: DROST, Fred- Editor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Pa, USA, Organization of International Numismatists: 1976

Edition: Vol X, No 3

Seller ID: 049720

Condition: VG+


Single issue of a periodical produced by the Organization of International Numismatists. Contains specialist articles on Numismatics and Organization News. pp52-79, illustrated, adverts. Bright, clean and unmarked. Sound, stapled binding. Weight, 42g. Lettrmail may apply. View more info

The New Magic Lantern Journal: Lot of 5 Issues, April 1978 - January 1982

By: DUGDALE, Tony - Editor

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, Magic Lantern Society of Great Britain: 1978

Edition: Vol. 1, No. 1 to Vol. 2, No.2 [inclusive

Seller ID: 24922

Condition: About Fine


First 5 issues of the Journal of the Magic Lantern Society of Great Britain. A slim, but high quality publication with serious articles and information on Magic lanterns etc. 16 pages per issue. Isuues in this Lot are - Volume 1, Nos. 1, 2 &3. Volume 2, Nos. 1 & 2. These issues are dated from April of 1978 to January of 1982. Also included are the Society's Newletter - issues 2, 4 & 5, dated fromJune 1980 to December 1981. 8 items in all. About Fine condition - bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 360g. View more info

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On Collecting

By: ECCLES, Lord

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Longmans: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042303

Condition: About Fine


Thoughts and advice on collecting by a one-time Chairman of the British Museum. 136pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy in a similar, price-clipped dustjacket. Weight, 345g. View more info

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Collector's guide to pottery and porcelain Marks

By: EDWARDS, John - Editor

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Stratford, Conn., John Edwards: 1971

Edition: New Edition of 1928

Seller ID: 046488

Condition: Near Fine


A reprint of Handbook of marks on pottery & porcelain, by W. Burton and R. L. Hobson. A handy and thorough reference to thousands of marks - America, England, Europe and Asia. x, [2], 213 p. illus. 24 cm. Book is very bright, clean and unmarked. Only tiny defect - a small top corner clip to the ffep. Binsding is tight and square and there is no wear to the cloth. The price-clipped dustjacket is clean and shows some surface rubbing. Weight, 700g. View more info

Hummel; the Complete Collector's Guide and Illustrated Reference

By: EHRMANN, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Huntington, NY, Portfolio Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08206

Condition: Near Fine


Complete guide to Hummel Figurines. 257pp, color photo illustrated. Book is very clean and bright with tight, solid binding. Dustjacket has edge wear, chips and a fair amount of rubbing. View more info

Tiffany Favrile Glass and the Quest of Beauty

By: EIDELBERG, Martin

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York, Lillian Nassau LLC: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1340

ISBN: 0615167616

Condition: Fine


Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at Lillian Nassau Gallery, New York, Nov. 17, 2007-Jan. 31, 2008. 96 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked with a tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket in cellophane wrapper is similar except for a tiny edge tear [1 cm] at the foot of thr rear panel where the cellophane has been incorrectly applied. 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 we... View more info

A New Light on Tiffany: Clara Driscoll and the Tiffany Girls

By: EIDELBERG, Martin ; GRAY, Nina; HOFER, Margaret K.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York, New-York Historical Society: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1341

ISBN: 0916141071

Condition: Almost 'As New'


Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848-1933) is celebrated as one of the influential designers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. This title explores the role of the 'Tiffany girls' - the 27 women responsible for making Tiffany lamps, windows, mosaics, and other luxury goods - and their talented leader and designer, Clara Driscoll. Published on the occasion of the exhibition held at the New-York Historical Society, Feb. 23-May 28, 200. 200 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm. An almost 'as new' copy - only 'defect' - a previous owner's label to the ffep. Unclipped dustjacket is 'as new'. ... View more info

Collectors' Journal of Ancient Art: Volume 1, Number 3

By: ELDER, Barbara - Editor

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Encino, CA, Joel L. Malter & Co.: 1979

Edition: Vol. 1, No. 3

Seller ID: 33335

Condition: About Fine


Third Issue of a periodical published by a well-established dealer in Ancient Coins and Artifacts, Joel L. Malter. Dated Fall, 1979. Scholarly articles as well as items for sale. This issue features articles on 'Beard - The Unnecessary Burden', Greek Coins, The Anticosti Token, Roman Coins, and Gemstones. 24pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean and unmarked. Sound, stapled binding. Weight, 120g. View more info

The Medallic Portraits of Sir Winston Churchill

By: ENGSTROM, J. Eric

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Spink: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34503

Condition: Fine


Catalogue of of the medallic portraits of Winston Churchill. Small 4to, 52pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in orange cloth, with unclipped dustjacket. A very nearly 'as new' copy. Weight, 380g. View more info