Antiques & Collectibles
Staten Island, NY: H and D Press, Signed by De Falco on the copyright page. 1986, First Edition. Hardcover, black cloth, silk tie, 4to., illustrated. 254 pp. A Fine, sharp, clean copy in a Near Fine dust jacket.
Cambridge: Fogg Art Museum, Inscribed by Arthur M. Sackler! First edition, 1983, brown leatherette boards in dust jacket, large quarto, 157pp., illustrated in color. Book VG with dust jacket residue to boards where it was stuck on at some point, mild wear to spine ends and corners, binding tight, text...
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1991 Hardcover in Fine condition. In a Near Fine dust jacket that shows the lightest shelf wear. Pages: 180.
Oakton, Virginia: Oakton Hills Publications, 1989 Softcover, in Near Fine condition, showing the very lightest shelf wear.
Ramona, CA: American Cut Glass Association, Original Wraps. c.1994. 4to. 155pp. Profusely illustrated. Reproduces line drawings of Dorflinger glassware. Several handwritten notes in ink on front wraps, else Fine. Contents unmarked.
Dublin: Trinity College Dublin Press, First Edition. c.1988. Hardcover. 8vo. 154pp. Illus. Near Fine in Very Good+ dustjacket. Mild wear. spine slightly cocked. Rubbing to dustjacket, a few light scratches to front panel, light wear to head of spine.
New York: Doyle Auction House, 2014 presumed first edition. Softcover, in Fine condition, showing the very lightest shelf wear. This is a high quality auction catalog, with full color photographs of works, throughout.
Zurich: Orell Fussli, 1928 Softcover 4to, 29pp+ many wonderful photogravure illustrations. A mild museum library copy with stamp to cover, otherwise unmarked. Generally good+ with chipping to the corners, including a 2.5 x 2.5 inch chip to upper right rear corner, light discoloration, slight bend to upper right corner. Contents...
Lucerne: Th. Fischer and E. Kahlert & Son, 1927 Softcover 4to, 23pp+ wonderful photogravure plates of antique swords. In good+ condition with chip to the spinehead, split to the paper covered wrapper at joint, and light general soil. Bookplate and cancellation stamp to the verso of the cover, otherwise clean...
New York: Abbeville Press, First edition, 1989. Quarto, cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 192 pp., heavily illustrated (much in color, some fold-outs), clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, a bit of age-toning to the pages and page-edges, light rubbing and edgewear to the dust jacket...
Altrincham: John Sherratt and Son, First Edition. c.1965. Hardcover. Red cloth. 4to. 160pp. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket. Mild general shelfwear, Some edgewear to dustjacket, light soil.
Philadelphia, PA: David McKay Co., First Edition. c.1900. Hardcover. 8vo. 112pp. Frontis. Very Good. Light soiling to boards, rubbing at spine-ends and corners, mild age toning to contents.
Fribourg: Office du Livre, 1987. Hardcover, 4to., brown cloth. Text in French. 219 pp. Illustrated in color and b&w. Near fine in a very good dust jacket. DJ lightly edgeworn. Very faint toning to page edges. Minor gutter crack at p. 72. Contents otherwise clean and unmarked.
Amherst, NY: Scorpion Publishers, Reprint. No date. Softcover. 8vo. 352pp. Text in French. Very Good. Light general shelfwear, sunning / creasing to spine, mild soil.
Stockholm: Nordiska Museets Forlag, 2 volume set, published 1925 and 1926. Swedish text. Hardcovers, 4to., 3/4 leather. Both volumes extensively illustrated with photos of furniture in color and b&w. Leather spines heavily worn, with some loss as well as tape-repaired areas; cornerwear as well. However, the bindings are secure, and...
New York: W.H. Smith Publishers, 1987, Edition not stated. Hardcover in Fine condition. Size is quarto/410 (10.75 x 12.5 inches). The dust jacket is in Very Good+ condition, with very light shelf wear, and a neatly closed .25 inch tear at a fold.
New York: Bonanza Books, First edition thus, 1986, hardcover, quarto, 299pp., illustrated in color and b&w. Book VG+ with edgewear, binding tight, previous owner's signature to front flyleaf, otherwise text clean bright and unmarked. DJ VG with rubbing and mild edgewear that includes a couple small closed tears.
Bronxville, NY: Clock Trade Enterprises, 1987, First Edition. Hardcover, red cloth. 224 pp. Illustrated throughout. A Fine, sharp, clean copy in a Near Fine dust jacket.
Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, First edition, 2000, hardcover, octavo, 247pp., not illustrated. Book good with handsome boards and tight binding, text has some pencil notes and marginalia throughout. DJ VG with general shelfwear, mild toning to spine, soil.
Exton, PA: Schiffer Publishing, First edition, 1979. Large 8vo, hardcover, xii, 272 pp. Illustrated in color and b & w. Signed by author on title page, otherwise contents are clean and unmarked. Book is Very Good, with light foxing to endpapers, bumping to corners of rear boards, and mild spots...
Exton, PA: Schiffer Publishing, First edition, 1980. 4to, hardcover, viii, 141 pp. Profusely illustrated in b & w and color. Signed by author on title page, otherwise contents are clean and unmarked. Book is Very Good+, with mild spot of soiling to front flyleaf, and minor spots of rubbing to...
Paducah: Collector Books, Inscribed by the author on the titlepage. Eighth Edition, 1999. Hardcover, 238 pp., heavily illustrated (in color), clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy, spine of the book is sun-struck, no dust jacket.