Arts & Crafts
San Francisco: Chronicle Books, First edition, 1996. Quarto, cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 344 pp., heavily illustrated (in color), clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, light rubbing to the edges of the book's covers, a bit of creasing and tearing to the tips of the...
New York: Thames & Hudson, First American edition, 1993, hardcover with blue cloth boards in dust jacket, quarto, 256pp., illustrated in color and b&w. Book fine, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. DJ fine.
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, First edition, 1988. Cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 337 pp., clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Very Good+ dust jacket, some soiling to the page-edges, dust jacket with some soiling and discoloration, dust jacket also with rubbing and light wear to the tips.
Chicago, IL: Chicago Historical Society, First Edition. c.1977. Hardcover. Black cloth, silver titles. 4to. 141pp. Near Fine. Mild wear to boards.
London: George Allen & Unwin, Reprint, 1924. Hardcover, 91 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Fair copy, light discoloration to the page-edges and outer pages, some soiling and staining to the covers, wear to the covers, spine completely missing, no dust jacket.
San Francisco: Simpson Paper Company, 1990, Soft cover in Near Fine condition, with the lightest shelf wear. This is a trade catalog, with the 15 pages of the interior made up of paper examples of the 1990 Simpson line of fine papers. 'With this brochure, Simpson is pleased to introduce...
New York: Hastings House, 1975 Hardcover, a former library book with the usual collection markings or stickers expected . Otherwise in Very Good condition, with light edge wear.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, First American edition, 1886, hardcover, octavo, 269pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG with edgewear to spine ends and corners, rubbing, small spots of soil to front board, handsome gilt decoration to spine and front board, binding tight, previous owner's stamp to front endpaper, otherwise...
Boston: D. R. Godine, 1978 Hardcover in Very Good condition, with light edge wear. Previous owner notation to the front end paper. The price clipped dust jacket is in Very Good condition, with light edge wear.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Limited edition, this no. 78 of 800 copies, 1926, hardcover with cloth backed boards in dust jacket, quarto, 270pp., illustrated with 44 b&w and color plates. Book VG+ with mild edgewear and soil to boards and spine, binding tight, text clean and unmarked. DJ good with edgewear...
New York: Spool Cotton Company, 1944. Paperback, 4to. in illustrated wraps. 15pp. with illustrations. Good. Soil to wraps. One inch tear in the side through all contents. Despite, contents remain clean and readable. Sold 'As-Is'. Shawls, hat-pins, and other knitted women's head wear, with crocheting instruction.
New York: Spool Cotton Company, 1952. Paperback, 8vo. in illustrated wraps. 15pp. with illustrations. Good. Soil and rubbing to wraps, soil to extremities of pages. Contents detached entirely front wraps, but still intact and readable. Fashionable 'Mad Men' style knit blouses and shawls, with crocheting instructions.
New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers, 1989. First edition. Paperback, 4to., 134 pp. 76 exhibits described, many accompanied by a b&w photograph. Very good. Edgewear and rubbing to wraps; several scratches to front wrap. Sunning to spine.
Essex: Longman, First edition, 1985, hardcover with color plate mounted on gray cloth boards, large octavo, 218pp., illustrated in color. Book near fine with barcode sticker to rear board, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. No DJ.
Minsk: "Belarus" First edition, 1978. Cloth hardcover in dust jacket, unpaginated, illustrated in color, clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, light age-toning to the outer pages, dust jacket with minor creasing or wear along the edges. Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector. Text...
Austin: University of Texas Press, First edition, 1975. Oblong quarto, cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 387 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Very Good copy in Good price-clipped dust jacket, possessive previous owner's bookplate and signature on the front pastedown as well as his blindstamp on the half-title page, light soiling...
Paducah, KY: American Quilter's Society, Stated first printing, first edition, 1986. Pictorial hardcover 4to, 160pp. Illustrated in color. In fine condition with clean, unmarked contents.
Tokyo: The National Museum of Modern Art, 1988, Japanese exhibition catalog with text in Japanese and English. 211 pp. Illustrated in b&w. Very Good copy: covers scratched and creased; light bending throughout. Lib. stamp on first and last page; else, unmarked.
The Singer Manufacturing Co. Original Wraps. c.1924. 6 1/4" x 3 1/2". 16pp. Illus. Good. Spine reinforced with clear tape, moderate soil to wraps, inkstamp on rear wraps from the Singer Sewing machine Co., 300 Market Street, Pittsburgh, PA, pencil notes to rear wraps and first page.
Norwich: Thomas Hubbard, First American edition, 1795. Full leather, 240 pp., clean unmarked text, Fair copy, lacking the flyleaves, an ink notation to the front pastedown, significant soiling or discoloration to the pages and page-edges, light creasing to the tips of some pages, some soiling to the covers, covers with...
New York: William Morrow & Co. First edition, 1936. Cloth hardcover in dust jacket, illustrated, 304 pp., clean unmarked text, Very Good copy in Fair dust jacket, a bit of a lean to the book, age-toning or discoloration to the pages and to the page-edges, some soiling and discoloration to...