294 books (15 pages) in this category

Old-Fashioned Santa Claus Cards

by SUZANNE PRESLEY

Nothing says ""Merry Christmas"" like greetings from Santa Claus! These antique cards, most of them dating from the turn of the twentieth century, offer a unique and jolly way to extend best holiday wishes. They're also a colourful and ...

ISBN: 9780486264097

Binding: Paperback

$16.99

Old-Time Men and Women Vignettes in Full Color

by CAROL BELANGER GRAFTON

In this collection of rare, turn-of-the-century images, you'll find many different kinds of people from a variety of historical periods. Among its 304 images, this book contains pictures of men and women both in realistic everyday dress, and ...

ISBN: 9780486412269

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Oriental Armour

by H. RUSSELL ROBINSON

Students of arms and armour will welcome this detailed, scholarly survey of defensive armour used in the Middle East and Asia, from the scale armour of ancient Egypt to Japanese ""modern"" armour of the nineteenth century. Emphasizing the ...

ISBN: 9780486418186

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Oriental Rugs

An Illustrated Lexicon of Motifs, Materials and Origins

by Peter Stone

This monumental reference worklong awaited by collectors and scholarsfills an important gap in the available literature on oriental rugs. Lavishly illustrated with over 1000 photographs and drawings, it offers clear and precise definitions for ...

ISBN: 9780804843737

Binding: Hardback

$49.99

Ornamental Ironwork

by A. DURENNE

This spectacular treasury of antique ornamental ironwork designs will delight antique lovers, graphic artists, and anyone interested in inspired decorative flourishes from a bygone era.More than 675 finely detailed illustrations, selected from a

ISBN: 9780486298115

Binding: Paperback

$27.99

Paper Dolls in the Style of Mucha

by CHARLES VENTURA

No one expressed the otherworldly appeal of the Art Nouveau style better than Alphonse Mucha. The Czech artist's prodigious output focused on beautiful women in flowing robes adorned with flowers, stars, and other organic motifs. This collection

ISBN: 9780486479217

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Paris Salons 1895-1914 Vol Iv - Ceramics and Glass

by DUNCAN ALASTAIR

This is the fourth volume in Alastair Duncan's monumental survey of works exhibited in the Paris Salons at the turn of the century. Research for this book revealed that the independent French porter around 1900 adhered to the strong Arts and ...

ISBN: 9781851492299

Binding: Hardback

$99.00

Peter Pan Paper Dolls

by CHARLOTTE WHATLEY

Here's Peter Pan as you've never seen him before! J. M. Barrie's immortal hero takes on a steampunk attitude in a dashing combination of Victorian and sci-fi styles. This unique interpretation of the beloved storybook character also features ...

ISBN: 9780486482316

Binding: Paperback

$18.99

Picker's Pocket Guide - Hot Wheels

by MICHAEL ZARNOCK

When an ultra-rare Hot Wheels car from 1969 sold for $72,000 several years ago, the collecting world was stunned. Now you can do more than gasp--you can cash in. Discover what experienced Hot Wheels cars collectors have known for years with this

ISBN: 9781440245305

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

Picker's Pocket Guide ? Comic Books

by DAVID TOSH

Comic book values are soaring. Superman's debut, Action Comics #1, sold for $3.2 million. The first appearance of Batman in Detective Comics #27 fetched $1 million. Exceptional examples? Certainly, but you don't need X-ray vision to see everyone

ISBN: 9781440244988

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

Picker's Pocket Guide to Bottles

by MICHAEL POLAK

Buried TreasuresWhen a brilliant and rare flask sold at auction for a record $176,670 a few years ago, a secret was unearthed - bottles are true buried treasures. Discover for yourself what veteran bottle hunters have known for years with this ...

ISBN: 9781440243240

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

Picker's Pocket Guide U.S. Coins and Currency

by ARLYN SIEBER

The Picker's Pocket Guide U.S Coins and Currency provides a full-color, state-of-the-market, authoritative treasure map to discovering riches in the most widely collecting field in the country. ...

ISBN: 9781440246579

Binding: Paperback

$26.99

Pictorial Encyclopedia of Historic Costume

by ALBERT KRETSCHMER

Ranging from the elegant garments worn by citizens of ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome to the dramatic clothing of nineteenth-century French, English, and German societies, this stunning pictorial encyclopedia chronicles the full sweep of ...

ISBN: 9780486461427

Binding: Paperback

$32.99

Pictorial History of Costume From Ancient Times to the Nineteenth Century

by WOLFGANG BRUHN

A classic in its field, this splendid guide to fashion history takes readers on a grand tour of the world, starting in ancient Egypt, circa 2200 B.C., and continuing on to the late nineteenth century. Handsome, accurately rendered illustrations ...

ISBN: 9780486435428

Binding: Paperback

$49.99

Pictorial Price Guide to American Antiques

by HAMMOND DOROTHY

In the highly volatile and uncertain market for antiques, art and collectables it is important to have an up-to-date source of information - this book provides just that. The relevance of the highs and lows of the American market is becoming ...

ISBN: 9781851494859

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Pictorial Price Guide to American Antiques 2004-2005 Edition

by HAMMOND DOROTHY

This edition includes a selection of 5000 individual objects, illustrated in 300 categories of the collecting field. The objects covered date from colonial times to the mid-1950s, and range from the common to the rare, with the emphasis placed ...

ISBN: 9781851494644

Binding: Paperback

$34.99

Picturing Illinois: Twentieth-Century Postcard Art from Chicago to Cairo

by John A Jakle

ISBN: 9780252080906

Binding: Paperback

$37.99

Pine Furniture of Early New England

by RUSSELL H. KETTELL

""Delights the eye . . . a joy to read."" - Furniture Index. Reprint of rare, limited edition contains 230 photos, 55 drawings of every aspect and type of pine furniture from 17th, 18th century: highboys, settles, candle stands, tables, weather ...

ISBN: 9780486201450

Binding: Paperback

$95.00

Playing with Pop-ups

The Art of Dimensional, Moving Paper Designs

by Helen Hiebert

ISBN: 9781592539086

Binding: Paperback

$29.99

Pocket Guide Star Wars Toys

by MARK BELLOMO

Released in 1977, the movie Star Wars: A New Hope changed pop culture forever. The accompanying toys became a global phenomenon and are now the most hotly pursued toys in the galaxy. Learn the secrets of the universe with this hands-on, how-to ...

ISBN: 9781440245824

Binding: Paperback

$26.99