Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Alan Gutchess, Jan Zender, Tom Connin, Roger Dickinson and Antique Beads

Crosses are by Alan Gutchess, round gorget by Jan Zender, pipe stem by Tom Connin and pipe bowl by Roger Dickinson with antique beads.

Photo by P of KY.

Monday, January 30, 2012

Native American Books

 



"Native American"            "Hanson, James A."              "Spirits in the Art"              "The Lowell Press: 1994"                 " 9 1/4" X 12 1/2" - 262pp - Magnificant color illustrations - a mint new copy in mylar - AUTOGRAPHED by Forrest Fenn"                      $135.00



"Native American"              "Feest, Christian"                "Premieres Nations, Collections Royales"                      "Musee Du Quai Branly; 2007            "8" X 10 1/4" - The most important exhibit of early artifacts in recent years - 96pp - wonderful full color illustrations of artifacts not seen before, mint new in shrink wrap, a very hard to find edition, ALSO INCLUDED is the American Indian Art with Feest's article on the exhibit"                              $295.00



"Native American"        "Ewing, Douglas C."             "Pleasing The Spirits"            "Gyhlen Press: 1982"        "8 3/4" X 11 1/4" - 401pp - profusely illustrated in color and B & W - a mint new copy still sealed in printers box" - contributions by Ted J. Brasser and Craig Bates"            "requires extra postage"                       $85.00



"Native American"            "Wright, Barton"            "Pueblo Shields"            "Flagstaff, AZ; 1976 Northland Press"            "7"" X 9 1/2"" - 96pp. - mint new"            $40.00           


"Native American."            "James, George W."            "Indian Blankets & Their makers"            "New York; 1974 Dover"            "6 1/2 X 9 1/2"" - 213pp. - HARDBOUND - near new in like D.J."            $25.00            


"Native American"            "Brasser, Ted J."            """Bo'jou, Neejee!"" Profiles of Canadian Indian Art"            "Ottawa; 1976 National Museum of Man"            "8"" X 11 1/2"" - 204pp - AUTOGRAPHED - 191 black and white,10 color plates and 24 pages of paintings, drawings and prints - 1st ed, 2nd prtg. -softbound - this is the best, most sought after work on Eastern Woodland Indians - as new, unread"            $200.00     


"Native American"            "Hartman, Sheryl"            "Indian Clothing of the Great Lakes: 1740 - 1840"            "Ogden, UT; 1988 Eagle's View Publishing"            "8 1/2"" X 11"" - 132pp - profusly illustrated by Greg Hudson and Joe Lee - soft bound - stated 1st edition - near new, unread - a standard reference"            $5.00                        

                                                                                                                               "Clarke, Noah T."             "Native American"                  "The Thacher Wampum Belts Of The New York State Museum"            "New York State Museum Bulletin; 1929"           "5 3/4" X 9" - 6pp plus 4 plates - softbound - this is an original publication in like new condition"            $20.00


"Native American"            "Lyford, Carrie A."            "Ojibwa Crafts"            "Stevens Point, WI; 1982 R.Schneider"            "5 3/4"" X 8 1/2"" - 216pp - very well illustrated - softbound - edges show very light shelf wear otherwise as new"            $10.00                                        


           
        

Sunday, January 29, 2012

Oriental Books


"Oriental"            "Compton, Junji, Kanichi & Morihiro"            "Nippon - To, Arts Swords of Japan"            "Japan; 1976 Japan House Gallery"            "10 1/2"" X 14 3/4"" - 134pp, color and black and white photos plus illustrations, hardbound in raw silk - extra Musashi print in folder, Time review, slipcase - all in mint new contition with like DJ - a magnificent copy"            $300.00       


"Oriental"            "Joly, Henri L."            "Japanese Sword Fittings - Naunton Collection`"            "London: 1973 The Holland Press, re-print of 1912"            "10 1/2"" X 13"" - 317pp. - 100's illustrations - some edge damage to D.J. otherwise a near fine copy of the classic work on the subject"            $200.00                  


"Oriental"            "Sato, Kanzan"            "The Japanese Sword"            "Tokyo; 1983 Kodansha International & Shibundo"            "7 1/2"" X 10 1/2"" - 210pp. - mint new"            $25.00


"Oriental"            "Vianello, Gianni"            "Armi E Armature Orientali"            "Milano; 1966 Bramante Editrice"            "10"" X 12 1/2"" - 173pp - 248 photo plates plus 55 tipped in color plates - 1/2 leatherette bound, slipcased -1241 of 1700 copies -  a beautiful book - bottom corners of slipcase broken otherwise as new - see Gaibi, item 2616 for matching volume"            $395         



"Oriental"            "Turnbull, Stephen"            "The Samurai, A Military History"            "New York; 1977 Macmillian"            "8"" X 10"" - 304pp. - beautifully illustrated - mint new"            $38.00


Saturday, January 28, 2012

Periodicals

"Periodicals"            "Various"            "The American Gun"            "New York; 1961 Madison Books"            "3 volumes - a hardback magazine, only 3 volumes ever issued - beautifully illustrated in color and B & W - all in VG+ condition"            $45        


"Periodicals"            "Various"            "The American Arms Collector"            "Towson, MD.; 1957 - '58"            "8 1/2"" X 11"" - 8 vols., all ever published - very well illustrated - the original editions - softbound - VG condition - wonderful information"            $75           


"Periodicals"            "Various"            "The American Society of Arms Collectors Bulletins"            "Privately Published by the Society"            "100+ volumes - very well illustrated - #1 through #103 - plus 2 offset issues pre-dating the bulletins - plus 4 indexs - plus special publications- all in fine condition - information not available elsewhere - extra postage needed"            $1000            

Friday, January 27, 2012

Powder Horns and Flask Books

        


"Powder Horns & Flasks"         "Dresslar, Jim"            "The Engraved Powder Horn"      "Bargersville, IN; 1996 Dresslar Publishing"           "12 1/4" X 9 1/4" - 249pp - A very special copy of this well respected book, this copy is signed by: the author, the photographer, the designer and the editor and is in mint, unread condition with the DJ in a mylar sleeve, a collectors item in itself"              
                                                                                                                         $135.00

"Powder Horns & Flasks"          "Swayze, Nathan L."      "Engraved Powder Horns of the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War Era"       "Yazoo City, MS; 1978 Gun Hill Publishers"       "11 1/4" X 8 3/4" - "235pp - beautifully illustrated - a mint new copy, never opened"             $350.00


"Powder Horns & Flasks"            "Guthman, William H."            "Drums A'beating, Trumpets Sounding"            "Hartford, CT.; 1993 Connecticut Historical Society"            "9 1/2"" X 12 1/4" - "232pp - extremely well illustrated - with the very RARE dust jacket - signed by Jim Routh and Jim Dressler, two of the lenders of horns in the book - in mint new condition"            $130.00            


"Powder Horns & Flasks"            "Larkin, Lee A."            "A Case for Mistaken Attribution:"            "2000 by the author"            "8 1/2"" X 11"" - 32pp text plus 17 fabulous plates of horn engraving - a study of John Bush powder horns presented to the Honourable Company of Horners - spiral bound - BRAND NEW"            $20.00            


"Powder Horns & Flasks"            "Riling, Ray"            "The Powder Flask Book"            "New Hope, Pa.: 1953 The River House"            "9"" X 11"" - 495pp - 100's illustrations - 1st ed. of 1500, this is 1 of 20 signed at rear of book by all participants, presentation in front to H.P. Dean by author and publisher, letters from both laid in - paper clip marks on several pages, near mint"            $250.00