Category: Antiques, Collectibles

Sort

Showing 41-60 of 77

Image for Glass Worlds:  Paperweights from the ROM's Collection ( ROM / Royal Ontario Museum / Paper Weights )

Glass Worlds: Paperweights from the ROM's Collection ( ROM / Royal Ontario Museum / Paper Weights )

By: Musselwhite, Brian / ROM - Royal Ontario Museum

Price: $12.74

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: ROM / Royal Ontario Museum, 2007, 1st edition, First Printing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 144860

ISBN: 0888544499

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------softcover, about 6 x 6 inches, a Near Fine copy, crease on front glassine endpaper, 120 pages, packed with colour photos, contents include: The ROM's Collection of Paperweights; Collectors and Collecting; Historical Summary - Paperweights through time; What is a PW?; Writing, Reading and Desks; Description of PWs; Unusual Types of PWs; Early Ckassic French / North American / English / Scottish / Central and Northern European / Chinese / Reent North American Pa... View more info

Image for Crete - Dodecanese - Cyclades - Embroideries / Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece

Crete - Dodecanese - Cyclades - Embroideries / Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece

By: No Author / Benaki Museum, Athens, Greece

Price: $12.74

Publisher: Athens, Greece, Athens, Greece: Friends of the Benaki Museum, 1980, 1st Edition, 3rd Impression: 1980

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156058

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


----------softcover, about 5.5 x 6 inches, a Very Good+ copy, 30 pages, b&w photos throughout, includes: skirt border, cushion cover, chemise, sleeve border, bed tent, bed valance, bed curtain, headscarves, drawn thread work, bedspread, towel, etc, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Canadiana Cruets ( Bick's of Canada Limited ) ( Canadian )(  Pickle Jars )

Canadiana Cruets ( Bick's of Canada Limited ) ( Canadian )( Pickle Jars )

By: No Author / Bick's of Canada ( Pickles )

Price: $12.74

Publisher: Scarborough, Ontario, Scarborough, ON: Bick's of Canada, No Date ( 1967 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154382

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------stapled pamphlet, Very Good, a nice copy, 12 pages, ink name on verso of front cover, illustrated with b&w photos and colour covers, a short look at Canadian cruets, no date but there is a Centennial emblem on the front cover so I am assuming 1967, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Canadiana Cruets ( Bick's of Canada Limited ) ( Canadian )(  Pickle Jars )

Canadiana Cruets ( Bick's of Canada Limited ) ( Canadian )( Pickle Jars )

By: No Author / Bick's of Canada ( Pickles )

Price: $12.74

Publisher: Scarborough, Ontario, Scarborough, ON: Bick's of Canada, No Date ( 1967 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158827

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-----------stapled pamphlet, Very Good, a nice copy, 12 pages, short blurb about availability through Bick's Canada has been crossed out, , illustrated with b&w photos and colour covers, a short look at Canadian cruets, no date but there is a Centennial emblem on the front cover so I am assuming 1967, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for The SILK ROAD:  Fabrics from the Han to the T'ang Dynasty ( in Chinese, with English Translation )(inc. Embroidery, Sashes, Pongee, Batik, Shoes, Brocade, Silkwork, Clothes, Fabrics, Weaving, etc)( Tang / China )

The SILK ROAD: Fabrics from the Han to the T'ang Dynasty ( in Chinese, with English Translation )(inc. Embroidery, Sashes, Pongee, Batik, Shoes, Brocade, Silkwork, Clothes, Fabrics, Weaving, etc)( Tang / China )

By: No Author / Edited By The Museum of the Sinkiang-Uighur Autonomous Region and the Group in Charge of the Exhibition of Cultural Relics - 1972

Price: $42.18

Publisher: China, China: The Museum of the Sinkiang-Uighur Autonomous Region and the Group in Charge of the Exhibition of Cultural Relics, 1973, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160656

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 10.5w x 14h inches, a Near Fine example, plain cream boards with Chinese lettering and blind embossed floral pattern, in a clear plastic 'dustjacket', housed in a plain card slipcase with eblind embossed lettering on one panel, Chinese lettering on spine of the slipcase, included with this copy is a 8 page addendum which is in Chinese, as well there is an English translation sheet for the contents of the books to help identify the many, many c... View more info

Image for Harlequin Books Anniversary 1949 - 1979 - The First 30 Years of the World's Best Romance Fiction ( Thirty / Thirtieth / 30th )

Harlequin Books Anniversary 1949 - 1979 - The First 30 Years of the World's Best Romance Fiction ( Thirty / Thirtieth / 30th )

By: No Author / Harlequin Books (inc. Betty Neels, Essie Summers; Jean S MacLeod; Kerry Allyne; Jane Arbor; Mary Burchell; Dorothy Cork; Janet Dailey; Iris Danbury; Anne Hampson; Flora Kidd; Margaret Pargeter; Lilian Peake; Rebecca Stratton; Mary Wibberley)

Price: $44.74

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Harlequin Books, 1979, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157516

ISBN: 0373000014

Condition: Good (see description)


---------paperback, a solid Good copy, spine crease, light wear, actually a reasonable copy but the binding is sorta cracky -still intact but tight and a bit stressed at the gutters, 286 pages, colour photos, includes a checklist as well as reminiscences by many of the mainstay authors of their romance books, scarce, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo. View more info

Image for Lou Walters LATIN QUARTER Restaurant Program --- New York Theatre Restaurant 1949 - Mardi Gras De Paree ( Theater )

Lou Walters LATIN QUARTER Restaurant Program --- New York Theatre Restaurant 1949 - Mardi Gras De Paree ( Theater )

By: No Author / Lou Walters Latin Quarter Restaurant

Price: $12.74

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: No Publisher / Lou Walters Latin Quarter Restaurant, 1949, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 154782

Condition: Very Good (see description)


-------------paper ephemera, one sheet folded to make 4 pages, folded this is about 6.5 x 9.75 inches, nice cover image, interior is all the performers and acts presented during the evening, rear cover was meant to be used as a mailer but this copy does not have any addressee or stamp, quite nice overall, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Sunshine Calendar 1984 / The ( Toronto ) Sun ( Sunshine Girls ) (with Large Fold-out Poster of Cherie, Miss Nude World )

Sunshine Calendar 1984 / The ( Toronto ) Sun ( Sunshine Girls ) (with Large Fold-out Poster of Cherie, Miss Nude World )

By: No Author / The ( Toronto ) Sun Newspaper / Sunshine Calendar 1984

Price: $44.74

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: The SUN Sunshine Calendar, 1983, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 160173

ISBN: 0836218302

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------calendar, about 11w x 15h inches, a Near Fine copy, looks new, a 12 month calendar with colour photos of the some of the year's Sunshine Girls, this copy includes the large poster of Cherie, Miss Nude World, poster has been folded but when opened it measures about 16.5w x 22h inches, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Tourist Attractions of Jiangsu Province Stamp Album / Nanjing Tourism Association ( Includes Chinese Stamps / China )

Tourist Attractions of Jiangsu Province Stamp Album / Nanjing Tourism Association ( Includes Chinese Stamps / China )

By: NO AUTHOR / Xing Ren (articles ), Nanjing Tourism Association

Price: $25.54

Publisher: China, China: Nanjing Tourism Association, NO DATE ( Likely 1999 ), Assumed 1st Edition, First Printing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155669

Condition: Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, about 8.5 x 11.5 inches, a Fine copy in a near Fine slipcase, unpaginated (about 30 pages), colour photos on most every page, most pages have some uncancelled Chinese stamps behind clear acetate holders, quite nice really, text is in English and Chinese, ---contents include: Preface; Tourist Map of Jiangsu Province; Nanjing - The Ancient Capital of the Six Dynasties; Yangzhou - The Moon City; Zhenjiang - A Mountain and Forest City; Changzhou - The F... View more info

Image for Jonathan Cape Ephemera:  Order Form for Now and Then a JC Catalogue - Circa 1928

Jonathan Cape Ephemera: Order Form for Now and Then a JC Catalogue - Circa 1928

By: No Author: Jonathan Cape Limited

Price: $22.98

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Jonathan Cape, NO DATE (circa 1928 ), 1st Edition: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156154

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------paper ephemera, about 5.25 x 3.25 inches, salmon coloured paper with black lettering, order form on rear has not been filled in, this was to order the current Cape catalog, a Near Fine example of a scarce piece of Cape ephemera, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Jonathan Cape Ephemera:  Title List and Order Form Circa 1928 for Fannie Hurst Books, Including A President is Born / Lummox / Appassionata / Song of Life

Jonathan Cape Ephemera: Title List and Order Form Circa 1928 for Fannie Hurst Books, Including A President is Born / Lummox / Appassionata / Song of Life

By: No Author: Jonathan Cape Limited ( Fannie Hurst /related)

Price: $29.38

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Jonathan Cape, NO DATE (circa 1928 ), 1st Edition: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156155

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------paper ephemera, one sheet folded to make a small pamphlet of 4 pages that measures about 3.25 x 4.75 inches, cream coloured paper with black lettering, order form on rear has not been filled in, this was to order Hurst titles, a Near Fine example of a scarce piece of Cape ephemera, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Orillia Overseas Tour England Scotland France Belgium 1928 (inc. War Memorials)( Cunard / Anchor-Donaldson Shipping Lines / Postcards, Photographs, Menus, Tourist Pamphlets, Hotel Stationery, Ticket Stubs, Railway Material, RMS Antonia Newsletters, Etc0

Orillia Overseas Tour England Scotland France Belgium 1928 (inc. War Memorials)( Cunard / Anchor-Donaldson Shipping Lines / Postcards, Photographs, Menus, Tourist Pamphlets, Hotel Stationery, Ticket Stubs, Railway Material, RMS Antonia Newsletters, Etc0

By: Orillia Overseas Tour - 1928 Scrapbooks / Scrap Books for a Tour of England and European Destinations, Inc. War Memorials / Cunard / Anchor-Donaldson Lines / RMS Antonia / RMS Letitia

Price: $447.94

Publisher: Ontario, Orillia, ON: Souvenir Scrapbook ( Cunard Lines / Anchor Donaldson Lines related), 1928, 1990, 1st Edition: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 158975

Condition: Good (see description)


-----------2 volumes (ONE SHIPPING CHARGE), with approx. 550 pieces of travel and souvenir ephemera of which the majority are photographs and postcards, binder style scrapbooks, both are about 11 x 14 inches, condition is so-so as many of the pages are detached from the binding, some marks and small creases on some tipped-in items, about 100 pages ( maybe a few more, maybe a few less), hundreds of pasted in souvenir / tourist type materials including 6 issues of the Cu... View more info

Image for The Heritage of Upper  Canadian Furniture:  A Study in the Survival of Formal & Vernacular Styles from Britain, America & Europe, 1780 - 1900

The Heritage of Upper Canadian Furniture: A Study in the Survival of Formal & Vernacular Styles from Britain, America & Europe, 1780 - 1900

By: Pain, Howard, with a Foreword By Dean A Fales, Jr., Introduction By William Kilbourn

Price: $21.70

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, On: Key Porter, 1984, 1st Key Porter Edition, Later Printing: 1994

Edition: Later Printing of the first Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 155341

ISBN: 0919493394

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------large (quarto) hardcover, Near Fine in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a bit of light rubbing, 548 pages, packed with b&w and colour photos, contents include: Foreword; Preface; Early Furniture in Upper Canada, a Personal Comment By William Kilbourn; Wilderness to Cultural Mosaic; Style Influences in the Furniture of Upper Canada; The Anglo-American Tradition; The Germanic Tradition; the Polish Tradition; the French Canadian Tradition; furniture from Other Lands... View more info

Image for ZIPPO:  The Great American Lighter, Including the POORE Guide to Prices / Schiffer Book for Collectors (inc. History; Sports Series, War and Beyond, Table, Military, Miscellaneous, Cases, Glossary, etc)( Cigarette )

ZIPPO: The Great American Lighter, Including the POORE Guide to Prices / Schiffer Book for Collectors (inc. History; Sports Series, War and Beyond, Table, Military, Miscellaneous, Cases, Glossary, etc)( Cigarette )

By: Poore, David; Foreword By Tim Ziaukas / Schiffer Book for Collectors

Price: $38.34

Publisher: Pennsylvania, Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing, 1997, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162141

ISBN: 0764302035

Condition: Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, about 8.5w x 11.25h inches, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, 216 pages, colour photos throughout, ---"Today interest in lighters has burgeoned, and the vast majority of new lighter collectors are avidly seeking Zippo lighters. This makes the market for Zippo lighters stronger today than ever before. Zippo-mania is not only sweeping the United States, but the world as well. This book is a must for all collectors and lovers of Americana. It ... View more info

A Collector's Guide to Spoons Around the World ( Collectors Reference to Caddy, Bonbon, Monkey, Salt, Snuff, Mustache, Pap or Caudle, Infant Feeding, Medicine, Souvenir spoons)

By: Rainwater, Dorothy T and Donna H Felger

Price: $10.18

Publisher: USA, USA: Everybodys Press / Thomas Nelson, 1976, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1976

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 152222

ISBN: 0840743289

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Very Good dustjacket with some very shallow chips and short closed tears, 406 pages, b&w photos, contents include: Introduction-a note about the marks; History of the Spoon; Saints and Sinners; Special Types of Spoons (Caddy, Bonbon, Monkey, Salt, Snuff, Mustache, Pap or Caudle, Infant Feeding, Medicine spoons ); The Old World ( Europe, Asia, Africa ); The New World ( North / South America ); People of the World; The Pacific Wo... View more info

Image for PhotoHistorica: Landmarks in Photography: Rare Images from The Royal Photographic Society  ( Historcal / Historic / Vinatge & Modern Photographs / Photographers / History )( Photo Historica )

PhotoHistorica: Landmarks in Photography: Rare Images from The Royal Photographic Society ( Historcal / Historic / Vinatge & Modern Photographs / Photographers / History )( Photo Historica )

By: Roberts, Pam / Royal Photographic Society

Price: $31.94

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Artisan/ Workman Publishing, 2000, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159976

ISBN: 1579651690

Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------hardcover, about 10.75w x 12.75h inches, overseas shipping (anywhere outside of Canada and the USA ) will require additional charges, a Near Fine copy, in a Very Good+ dustjacket with a short closed tear on the front panel, 336 pages, b&w and colour photos, ---"For the first time, photographs from the Royal Photographic Society are gathered together in a fascinating, unique tribute to the art form. Highlights include one of the world's oldest photographic ... View more info

Image for The Literature of Fantasy:  A Comprehensive, Annotated Bibliography of Modern Fantasy Fiction

The Literature of Fantasy: A Comprehensive, Annotated Bibliography of Modern Fantasy Fiction

By: Schlobin, Roger C

Price: $19.14

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: Garland Publishing, 1979, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157494

ISBN: 0824097572

Condition: Good (see description)


----------hardcover, a solid Good or better exlibrary copy, 425 pages, usual library marks and stamps but clearly this has been very lightly referenced as it is still in quite nice condition, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo View more info

Image for Cigarette Lighters with Value Guide / Schiffer Books for Collectors (includes: Comapnies - Abdulla, Capital, Clark, Cartier, Colibri, Zippo, Dunhill, Evans, Negbaur, Omega, Ronson, Thorens, Unknown, etc)

Cigarette Lighters with Value Guide / Schiffer Books for Collectors (includes: Comapnies - Abdulla, Capital, Clark, Cartier, Colibri, Zippo, Dunhill, Evans, Negbaur, Omega, Ronson, Thorens, Unknown, etc)

By: Schneider, Stuart; George Fischler / Schiffer Book for Collectors

Price: $35.78

Publisher: Pennsylvania, Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing, 1996, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 162140

ISBN: 0887409520

Condition: Fine (see description)


------------hardcover, about 8.5w x 11.25h inches, a Fine example, in a Fine dustjacket, 176 pages, colour photos throughout, ---"Cigarette lighter collecting has quickly become a very popular hobby throughout the world. Here, at last, is accessible information for the collector. Over 500 lighters are illustrated in full color. They are shown in alphabetical order of their makers and by date within each company. The available historical data is presented clearly and ... View more info

The Book of Paperbacks: A Visual History of the Paperback Book -by Piet Schreuders ( Bibliography -includes: Pocket Books; Avon; Penguin; Popular Library; Dell; Bantam; Signet; Graphic, Checker, Pyramid, Lion, Fawcett, Ballantine, Ace, Berkley; Artists,)

By: Schreuders, Piet

Price: $19.14

Publisher: New York, NY, N.Y. / New York: St Martin's Press, 1993, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 157706

ISBN: 0312098812

Condition: Very Good (see description)


------------softcover, about 6 x 9 inches, a Very Good example, a bit of light rubbing, remainder dot, 259 pages, b&w and colour photos and illustrations, ---contents include: Preface; Intro / European Prelude; American Prelude; Pocket Books 1939-1959; Avon Books 1941-1959; Penguin Books 1941-1948; Books in Wartime 1941-1947; Popular Library 1943-1959; Dell Books 1943-1959; Bantam Books 1945-1959; Signet books 1948-1959; Graphic, Checker, Pyramid, Lion, Fawcett... View more info

Image for The Furniture of Old Ontario ---with Over 600 Illustrations ---by Philip Shackleton -a Signed Copy

The Furniture of Old Ontario ---with Over 600 Illustrations ---by Philip Shackleton -a Signed Copy

By: Shackleton, Philip )signed)

Price: $31.94

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: MacMillan of Canada, 1973, 1st Edition, First Printing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 156022

ISBN: 0770510469

Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )


------------large quarto hardcover, a solid Very Good+ copy. signed without inscription by the author, in a Good chipped and torn dustjacket, 399 pages, packed with b&w photographs as well as some colour photos, contents include: Introduction - The People; Style Background; Furniture in Ontario; The Illustrations --- Chairs; Sofas and Settees; Bedsteads; Cradles; Chests; Chests of Drawers; desks and Secretaries; Cupboards; Sideboards; Clocks; Tables; Washstands; Looki... View more info