Silicon Valley Fine Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
 
 

Decorative Arts / Crafts / Collectibles

The Arts:Decorative Arts / Crafts / Collectibles

Click on Title to view full description

 
File Filosophy: Being a Brief Account of the History, Manufacture, Variety and Uses of Files in General
1 File Filosophy: Being a Brief Account of the History, Manufacture, Variety and Uses of Files in General
Providence Nicholson File Company 1956 Twentieth Edition paperback 

Good to very good, a little sunning on rear cover, some cover & corner wear, contents clean. Well illustrated with black & white photos. 
Price: 27.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Fire: 32 Postcards
2 Fire: 32 Postcards
Seattle Portland Press paperback 

Very good plus, 32 postcards in excellent condition, cover has a bit of wear. This set out-of-print and hard to find. 
Price: 9.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
La Oreficeria Artistica Albo di Cento Tavole con Dugento e Piu Disegni Scelti Fra Quelli Eseguiti Nelle Principali Officine di Oreficeria Italiane e Forestiere
3 La Oreficeria Artistica Albo di Cento Tavole con Dugento e Piu Disegni Scelti Fra Quelli Eseguiti Nelle Principali Officine di Oreficeria Italiane e Forestiere
Milano Ulrico Hoepli Second Edition hardcover 

Binder with beautifully illustrated loose plates. Good, foxing (spotting) on front cover, wear / chips / small holes on edges; plates in excellent condition. The goldsmith art book of one hundred plates chosen from works created in the workshops of Italian & foreign goldsmiths. Undated but probably cerca late 1800's or 1900.

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 46.65 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
LOT of 10 Dover Arts & Crafts Design & Source Books
4 LOT of 10 Dover Arts & Crafts Design & Source Books
New York Dover paperback 

Includes: Authentic Designs from the American Arts and Crafts Movement, edited by Carol Belanger Grafton (436 illustrations); Floral and Decorative Allover Patterns, edited by Dan Solo (93 patterns); Pictorial Archive of Lace Designs: 325 Historic Examples, arranged by Carol Belanger Grafton (266 illustrations w/ 325 examples); Pictorial Archive of Printer's Ornaments from the Renaissance to the 20th Century, selected & arranged by Carol Belanger Grafton (1489 designs); Flowers, Butterflies and Insects: All 154 Engravings from 'Erucarum Ortus' by Maria Sibylla Merian (154 engravings); Borders, Frames & Decorations of the Art Nouveau Period, edited by Carol Belanger Grafton (514 illustrations); Plant and Floral Woodcuts for Designers & Craftsmen: 419 Illustrations from the Renaissance Herbal of Clusius, selected & arranged by Theodore Menten (419 illustrations); Pictorial Archive of Decorative Frames & Labels, edtied by Carol Belanger Grafton (550 frames & labels); Historic Floral and Animal Designs for Embroiders and Craftsmen by Suzanne Chapman (73 motifs); Treasure of Animal Illustrations from Eighteenth-Century Sources, edited by Carol Belanger Grafton (over 600 illustrations).. In very good to near fine condition, a nice, clean set with some light wear. Save on shipping, buy all 10 books at once!

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 44.40 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
LOT of 10 Modern Quilting Books: American Doll Quilts, Bargello Quilts ...
5 LOT of 10 Modern Quilting Books: American Doll Quilts, Bargello Quilts ...
Woodinvale Martingale paperback 

Includes: American Doll Quilts by Kathleen Tracy + Bargello Quilts by Marge Edie + Design, Create, and Quilt: How to Design a Quilt -- Lessons, Techniques, and Patterns by Rose Hughes + Dream Landscapes: Artful Quilts with Fast-Piece Applique by Rose Hughes + Loving Stiches by Jeana Kimball + Fun with Fat Quarters by Nancy Martin + Modern Baby: Easy, Fresh, and Fun Quilt Designs + One-Of-A-Kind Quilt Labels by Thea Nerud + A Quilter's Ark by Margaret Rolfe + Stained Glass Quilts Made Easy by Amy Whalen Helmkamp.. Very good to fine, Bargello Quilts is a little bumped at top corners & bottom of spine and has an owner label inside the cover, Loving Stitches has a date penned on the endpaper, Quilter's Ark is a little bumped at lower corners and has an owner sticker on the rear; other books are very sharp & clean. Design, Create and Quilt is INSCRIBED 'Artify your life, Quiltify your world! Rose Hughes', and Dream Landscapes is (personally) INSCRIBED by Hughes! Copyright dates 1995 - 2013 (mostly 2003 & up). From the popular That Patchwork Place series published by Martingale. List price of over $200, or buy here & save!

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 33.35 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Lot of 5 Victorian Stickers & Seals Books: Christmas + Floral + Children + Color + Romantics
6 Lot of 5 Victorian Stickers & Seals Books: Christmas + Floral + Children + Color + Romantics
New York Dover paperback 

Five thin books (stapled bindings) with easy to peel, easy to apply (pressure-sensitive) stickers. Nearly 400 total. Books are very good or better, sharp & clean; stickers are all present. Save on shipping, buy all 5 books at once! 
Price: 25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Lot of 5 Woodturning Books
7 Lot of 5 Woodturning Books
Atglen Schiffer, etc. paperback 

Includes: Woodturning: A Fresh Approach by Robert Chapman; Woodturning Masterclass by Tony Boase; Pens from the Wood Lathe by Dick Sing; Dick Sing Turns Miniature Birdhouses; Unique & Unusual Pens from the Wood Lathe by Dick Sing.. Very good or better, a little soiling on edges of a couple of books, some old price stickers, other light wear, overall a nice, clean set. Save on shipping, buy all 5 books at once!

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 29.75 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Lot of 8 Felt-Craft/Feltmaking Books
8 Lot of 8 Felt-Craft/Feltmaking Books
n.p. Miscellaneous Publishers 

Includes: Uniquely Felt by Christine White, 2007; Fabulous Felt Hats by Chad Alice Hagen, 2005; Simply Felt by Margaret Docherty & Jayne Emerson, 2004; The Art of Feltmaking by Anne Einset Vickrey, 1997; Feltmaking and Wool Magic by Jorie Johnson, 2006; How We Felt by Carol Huber Cypher, 2007; Feltmaking by Deborah McGavock & Christine Lewis, 2000; Felt to Stitch by Sheila Smith, 2006. printings). dust jacket. The other books are paperbacks. These are slightly-oversized books, with the tallest books about 11 inches. light spine sunning, overall a nice, clean set. Wool Magic does not have any spine lettering, might have come that way as I can't see any sunning on it that would cause that.) $185, or buy here & save! Plus save on shipping by buying all 8 books at once.

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 45.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
9 Becker, Vivienne Art Nouveau Jewelry
New York Thames & Hudson 1998 0500280789 / 9780500280782 paperback 

Very good plus or better, a very sharp, clean copy.

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 30.10 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Power Sewing: New Ways to Make Fine Clothes Fast, Betzina, Sandra
10 Betzina, Sandra Power Sewing: New Ways to Make Fine Clothes Fast
San Francisco self-published 1985 0961561408 / 9780961561406 paperback 

SIGNED by the author! Very good or better, owner name penned atop table-of-contents page, overall a nice, clean copy.

Please note that priority mail may run extra on this item which cannot fit in the flat-rate envelope. 
Price: 13.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
William Morris: Artifacts/Glass, Blonston, Gary
11 Blonston, Gary William Morris: Artifacts/Glass
New York Abbeville 1996 0789201674 / 9780789201676 First Edition hardcover 

Briefly INSCRIBED by William Morris! Near fine in a near fine dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a very sharp, clean copy. First printing with full number line.

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 27.10 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Creative Facepainting: Instruction and Inspiration, Bloxsom, Carmel & Rene Reiche
12 Bloxsom, Carmel & Rene Reiche Creative Facepainting: Instruction and Inspiration
Freiburg Reiche & Wilberg 2001 3935341032 / 9783935341035 hardcover 

Fine but for a bit of wear on the front endpaper, a very sharp, clean copy. 
Price: 57.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Book of Low-Fire Ceramics, Brody, Harvey
13 Brody, Harvey The Book of Low-Fire Ceramics
New York Holt, Rinehart, & Winston 1979 0030421160 / 9780030421167 First Edition hardcover 

SIGNED by the author! Near fine in a very good plus dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector), a nice, clean copy.

Please note that priority mail may run extra on this item which cannot fit in the flat-rate envelope. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Chihuly: Form from Fire Note Cards/Postcards, Chihuly, Dale
14 Chihuly, Dale Chihuly: Form from Fire Note Cards/Postcards
Seattle Portland Press paperback 

Includes 12 notecards (about 7x5 inch), each with a different image, with envelopes; also 9 of the images have matching postcards (so presume 3 postcards are missing). In a black paper sleeve. Cards are in excellent, giftworthy condition; sleeve has some wear. This set out-of-print and hard to find. 
Price: 9.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
15 Constantine, Mildred & Jack Lenor Larsen The Art Fabric: Mainstream
New York Van Nostrand Reinhold 1980 0442216386 / 9780442216382 First Edition hardcover 

About very good, slight feel of moisture warping along upper & lower page edges, owner name & stamp on front endpaper, in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with a tear at the front right corner; overall a nice, clean copy of this huge book. First printing with full number line.

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 21.20 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
The Ballard Collection of Oriental Rugs in the City Art Museum of St. Louis, Dimand, Maurice S.
16 Dimand, Maurice S. The Ballard Collection of Oriental Rugs in the City Art Museum of St. Louis
St. Louis Bernice Ballard 1935 Limited Edition hardcover 

Very good, a little sunning on spine & covers, gift inscription on half-title page, but overall a nice, clean, collectible copy. Large-format book (over 12 inches tall), with 69 full-page plates, 13 of which are tipped-in color plates. No. 759 of 1000 copies.

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 36.10 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Trees in Magic and Heraldry, Everson, Karen
17 Everson, Karen Trees in Magic and Heraldry
Canton Moongate Designs 1990 paperback 

Very good plus, ghosts of removed stickers on rear cover, overall a sharp, clean copy, in a plastic-comb binding. 18 pages of tapestry-style patterns, total of 27 patterns. (Due to a typo error, the cover says 'Heraldy' instead of 'Heraldry'.) From 1990. 
Price: 18.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Perfume Through the Ages, Genders, Roy
18 Genders, Roy Perfume Through the Ages
New York Putnam 1972 First American Edition hardcover 

Very good, bit of foxing (spotting) on page edges, in a very good dust jacket (in fresh mylar protector) with some edgewear, overall a nice, clean copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
Britten's Watch and Clock Maker's Handbook, Dictionary and Guide, Good, Richard
19 Good, Richard Britten's Watch and Clock Maker's Handbook, Dictionary and Guide
New York Arco 1978 0668046384 / 9780668046381 16th Edition hardcover 

Very good in a very good dust jacket with a crease on the front inner flap, overall a nice, clean copy. 16th and final edition of this classic.

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 22.65 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
After a Fashion: How to Reproduce, Restore, and Wear Vintage Styles, Grimble, Frances
20 Grimble, Frances After a Fashion: How to Reproduce, Restore, and Wear Vintage Styles
0963651706 / 9780963651709 paperback 

Briefly INSCRIBED by the author! Very good plus, very light crease on rear cover, else a very sharp, clean copy.

Please note that priority mail and international mail may run higher than the rates shown by Abebooks on this heavy or oversized item. 
Price: 11.55 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
  1  2  NEXT >  


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2020. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie