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We Dine on Linen Damask, with a Foreword by Emily Post, Famous Author of "Ettiquette": This book deals Comprehensively with the Etiquette and Smart Decoration of the Table with Illustrations to Help You Arrange Your Table with Charm, Distinction and Correctness

By: Post, Emily (introduction by)

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Irish & Scottish Linen Damask Guild, Inc.: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018874

Condition: Very Good


Paper over boards binding with title label on front cover. Nine page inktroduction by Mrs. Post. Attractively printed with green borders. Illustrated with drawings and photographs. 6 x 9 inches. 32 pages. View more info

Cement and How to Use It; A Working Manual of Up-To-Date Practice in the Manufacture and Testing of Cement; The Proportioning, Mixing, and Depositing of Concrete, and its Application to all Forms of Concrete Construction, (continued)

By: Radford, William A., Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Radford Architectural Company. (1910). Chicago.: 1910

Seller ID: 2056

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Illustrated cloth. Illustrations. Title continued: ".Plain and Reinforced; With Special Chapters on Concreting Tools and Machinery, Waterproofing, Working Rules, etc". The author provides a how-to book on the making and use of cement. View more info

The Star Toy Maker: Plans and Directions for Making All Sorts of Clever and Original Toys, Telephones, Kites, Cameras, Windmills, Railroads, etc., Illustrated from New Special Drawings, Any Bright Boy Can Work from These Plans, Every One Has Been Worked Out by a Boy

By: Read, Jack

Price: $37.50

Publisher: W.D. Boyce Co.: 1907

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 018858

Condition: Very Good


Original green wrappers. Illustrated with line drawings throughout. Detailed instructions. Printed inexpensively. Pages somewhat browned. 4 1/8 by 5 3/4 inches. 62 pages, complete. View more info

The Enjoyment and Use of Color

By: Sargent, Walter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons. 1924. New York.: 1924

Seller ID: 2048

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Cloth. Illustrations, six in color. Ink signature on front end paper. The author writes about color: color sensations (on emotions, advancing and retreating colors, etc.); color values and intensities (qualities of white and black, etc.); compl imen tary colors (mixtures of paint); composite colors (artistic importance, etc.); color harmonies (brilliant colors not necessarily crude, etc.). View more info

The Quest of the Colonial

By: Shackleton, Robert and Elizabeth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Penn Publishing Company: 1923

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 4957

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Slight chipping spine top and bottom. Illustrated with many photographs and decorations; color frontispiece. 425 pages. Front and rear end papers split at spine. Book plate and ink inscription front end paper. The authors write of their experiences searching for furniture and home accessories: The Finding of Old-Time Houses; The Country Auction; Buying Apparent Wrecks; Repairing and Polishing at Home; Fakes -- How to Recognize and Avoid Them; Finds in Unexpected Places; ... View more info

The Charm of the Antique

By: Shackleton, Robert and Elizabeth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Hearst International Library Co.: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7590

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


(1914). Publisher's green cloth. 65 photo illustrations, complete. 300 pages. Well written account of what and why to collect antiques. View more info

Jesso; Modeling for Modern Handicrafts

By: Tessin, Louise D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Milton Bradley Company. (1923). Springfield, Massachusetts.: 1923

Seller ID: 2045

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Illustrated wrappers. Illustrations. The author describes Jesso and the many ways it can be used in making crafts; on plain smooth surfaces like mirrors which can then be painted, to achieve a basket weave effect, inlaid designs, stipple surface, dr ipped effect. Some designs included. View more info

The Lincoln Collection Formed by Emanuel Hertz, Sold by His Order (Two Parts; Part One: Autographs; Part Two: Books, Broadsides and Medals)

By: The Anderson Galleries

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New York, The Anderson Galleries: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 019585

Condition: Near Fine


Two catalogs, complete. Original publisher's white wrapper with black and white illustration on the front cover. Each catalog measures 6 1/4" x 9 1/4." Part One: seventy-one pages, complete; Part Two: fifty-eight pages, complete. Pages and covers are very clean. No remainder marks. Part One: "Sale Number 2193, Public Exhibition from Tuesday, November Eighth ... To be Sold by Auction Tuesday Afternoon and Evening, November Fifteenth at Two O'Clock and E... View more info

Thayer & Chandler: Artists China, Parchment Shades (Catalogue).

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Thayer & Chandler: 1923

Seller ID: 10276

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


64 pages; illustrations; illustrated paper wrapper (8 1/4 x 11 inch). Mail-order catalogue for china parchment shades artists.Slight marks on the back cover, otherwise clean. View more info

Maurer-Campana Art Co. Catalog Number 100 & Supplement.

By: Various

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Maurer-Campana Art Co.: 1929

Seller ID: 10277

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Two part catalogue: I - 95 pages; illustrations; index on back page; illustrated paper wrapper; II - 24 pages; illustrations; illustrated paper wrapper. both sized 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 inch. Blank china catalogue for artists along with supplies for painting. Clean copies. View more info

The Book of Home Arts. Compliments of Jane Carson's Studio. Catalog No. 75.

By: Various

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, W.A. Maurer, Importer.:

Seller ID: 10278

Condition: Collectible-Good


56 pages; illustrations; illustrated paper wrapper with title on the cover (8 3/4 x 11 1/4 inch). A W.A. Maurer catalogue with introduction and recommendations by Jane Carson Studio. Supplies for various home art projects from china painting to lamp shades. Tear to the last pages of (1 inch) of the catalogue. View more info