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1 AMERICA'S QUILTS AND COVERLETS Safford,Carleton L. Bishop,Robert
New York,NY New York,NY: Weathervane Books, 1974 1974 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illustrated by 122 color plates 472 b/w. Excellent overview of the subject by very knowledgeable authors. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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2 American Antique Toys, 1830-1900 Barenholtz, Bernard; McClintock, Inez
New York, NY, USA Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1980 0810906686 / 9780810906686 1st Edition Hardcover As New As New Book Holland, Bill 
Featuring the renowned toy collection of Bernard Berenholtz, this book shows more than one hundred toys using 285 illustrations including 100 in full color, and many double-page and multi page spreads. Many of the toys shown are very rare, and in magnificent condition. Some are unique and all speak to the use and appreciation of childhood. The book is divided by subject matter: Toys to Grow On, Symbols of Freedom, Familiar Animals, Race and Chase, Fairy Tales and Fantasy, Strictly for Pleasure, The Circus, and The Workaday World. Included are patent papers, a list of manufacturers and trademarks, a bibliography and an index. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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American Bird Decoys, Mackey, William J., Jr.
3 American Bird Decoys Mackey, William J., Jr.
New York, NY, USA E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc. 1965 Hardcover Good Good Book Colio, Quintina 
The focus of this book is on decoy forms and regions of production. Topics range from ducks and geese, shore birds, "odd" birds, decoys of vanishing and vanished birds, and crows and owls. Regions discussed include states all along the Eastern seaboard from Maine to Virginia, and to the Middle West. More than 200 black and white illustrations, with 8 in full color. Photographs were taken by another well-known decoy collector and scholar Quintina Colio. Considered to be one of the staples of the decoy collectors┐ library. Dust jacket is beat up, but protected now in a mylar Brodart cover. Interior, exterior boards and spine clean and tight. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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4 AMERICAN CRAFTSMAN AND THE EUROPEAN TRADITION 1620-1820 Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Minneapolis, Minnesota Minneapolis Institute of Art 1989. Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illustrated with numerous color and b/w plates 
Price: 75.00 USD
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American Decoys: Ducks, Eiders, Scooters, Geese, Brant, Swan, Shorebirds from Peeps to Curlew, Gulls, Terns, Owls, Crows, Blackbirds, Herons, Loon, Fish & Other Unusual Decoys from 1865-1920, Colio, Quintina
5 American Decoys: Ducks, Eiders, Scooters, Geese, Brant, Swan, Shorebirds from Peeps to Curlew, Gulls, Terns, Owls, Crows, Blackbirds, Herons, Loon, Fish & Other Unusual Decoys from 1865-1920 Colio, Quintina
Science Press 1972 1st Edition Soft cover Near Fine Book 
This book was designed as a memorial to the great collector Bill Mackey. Numerous color and black and white photographs. The author and other passionate contributors looked at the birds, the makers, the history of decoys, and the change over time of the both decoys and their real models all while appreciating the decoys as folk art. The authors' knowledge of hunting and history made their commentary particularly interesting. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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American Factory Decoys, Fleckenstein, Henry A., Jr.
6 American Factory Decoys Fleckenstein, Henry A., Jr.
Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Schiffer Pub Ltd 1981 0916838536 / 9780916838539 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 
This book focuses on the factory-made decoys, but unlike other books of similar titles, it is the only one that also explores the smaller and lesser known of the factories and their products in some depth. An excellent title, full of numerous photographs, advertisements, etc. Fine condition, with some slight wear to edges of the dustjacket, which is now protected in a mylar Brodart cover. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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American Furniture & the British Tradition to 1830, Kirk, John T.
7 American Furniture & the British Tradition to 1830 Kirk, John T.
Knopf 1982 0394400380 / 9780394400389 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
John Kirk is an outstading authority on American furniture and has written several other books on the subject. This important book discusses the realtionships between early American furniture and the British forms. It has 398 pages and over 1,500 photographs. Fine condition. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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8 American Furniture 1993 Beckerdite, Luke
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A. Chipstone Foundation 1993 087451648X / 9780874516487 1st Edition Soft cover New Book 
The 1993 Chipstone American Furniture is the first book in what has become the preeminent scholarly series on American and related furniture available to students of the subject. Luke Beckerdite, Linda Baumgarten, Nancy Goyne Evans, Ned Cooke, Graham Hood, Bob Trent, Gerry Ward and many more contributed articles to this initial volume. Subjects as diverse as the John Hancock company; Portsmouth, NH, furniture; protective covers for furniture; the influence of Philadelphia and Baltimore style on vernacular furniture, Scandinavian modern furniture of the Arts and Crafts period, and mid-Atlantic chairs are thoroughly analyzed. The 1993 and the 1994 editions are the hardest to find, and this copy is new in wraps. 
Price: 295.00 USD
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American Furniture 1998, Beckerdite, Luke, Editor
9 American Furniture 1998 Beckerdite, Luke, Editor
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A. Chipstone Foundation 1998 087451892X / 9780874518924 Soft cover Fine Book 
This issue of the anuual publication has 294 pages, 7 major articles and dozens of color and b/w photos. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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American Furniture 2001, Beckerdite, Luke, Editior
10 American Furniture 2001 Beckerdite, Luke, Editior
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A. Chipstone Foundation 2001 1584650559 / 9781584650553 Soft Cover Fine 
This issue has 239 pages, 7 major articles, and dozens of color photographs. Fine condition. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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11 American Furniture 2003 Beckerdite, Luke, Editior
Hanover, NH, U.S.A. University Press of New England 0972435328 / 9780972435321 Soft Cover As New None, as Issued 
The 2003 edition of the Chipstone Foundation annual on American furniture. 6 excellent articles, heavily illustrated. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 American Furniture 2012 Beckerdite, Luke
U.S.A. Chipstone Foundation 2013 0982772211 / 9780982772218 Hardcover New New Book 
This annual publication features the best of the best in scholarly work on the subject of antique American furniture and its influences.Articles in this volume include: The Hands that Rocked the Cradle: Interpretations in the Life of an Object by R. Ruthie Dibble; "The one Mrs. Trist would chuse": Thomas Jefferson, the Trist Family, and the Monticello Campeachy Chair by Sumpter Priddy III, Adam T. Erby, and Jenna Huffman; The Kahle-Henson School of Punched-Tin Paneled Furniture by Kurt C. Russ and Jeffrey S. Evans; and the Boston Baroque Easy Chairs, 1705-1740 by Robert F. Trent. The volume ends with selected book reviews. . William Lightfoot Price: His Furniture and Its Context - Robert Edwards 
Price: 65.00 USD
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13 American Furniture from the Kaufman Collection Flanigan, J. Michael, Heckscher, Morrison H.; Weidman, Gregory R.; Cooper, Wendy
National Gallery of Art 1986 0894680994 / 9780894680991 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
This oversized hardcover book has 262 pages and well over 100 color plats. Each piece is described in detail, and dnumerous photos show significant details. Fine condition 
Price: 125.00 USD
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14 AMERICAN FURNITURE THE FEDERAL PERIOD IN THE HENRY FRANCIS DU PONT WINTERTHUR MUSEUM. Montgomery,Charles,F.
New York,NY Viking Press 1966. F Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illustrated by 491 color and b/w plates. First Edition. The color plates in this edition are superior to the second edition. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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15 American Furniture, 2004 Chipstone Beckerdite, Luke (editor)
Hanover, NH, U.S.A. University Press of New England 2002 1584650575 / 9781584650577 Soft Cover Fine None 
Large, 289 page softcover book with dozens of color and b/w illustrations. Eight essays by respected experts reflect the latest scholarship in the field of American furniture. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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American Furniture: 1999, Beckerdite, Luke, Editior
16 American Furniture: 1999 Beckerdite, Luke, Editior
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A. Chipstone Foundation 2000 1584650141 / 9781584650140 Soft Cover Fine 
This issue has 318 pages and 9 major articles, most of which relate to the Townsends and Rhode Island and Newport furniture. Dozens of color and b/w illustrations. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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17 American Paintings of Ports and Harbors 1774-1968 Dodge, Joseph Jeffers
Jacksonville, Florida Cummer Gallery of Art 1969 1st Edition Soft cover Fine None, as Issued Book 
This softcover exhibition catalogue features 35 works of fine art that show American ports and harbors of the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. So much work has been focused on the ships themselves that this group showing the ports is a nice variation on a theme. 18 of the works are illustrated in black and white. The exhibition included works from 18 museums, 9 private collections and 3 art dealers. Works by Joseph Blunt, Childe Hassam, Richard Fish, Fitz Hugh Lane and many more are included. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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American Rococo, 1750-1775: Elegance in Ornament, Heckscher, Morrison H.; Bowman, Leslie Greene
18 American Rococo, 1750-1775: Elegance in Ornament Heckscher, Morrison H.; Bowman, Leslie Greene
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Harry N Abrams Inc 1992 0810964120 / 9780810964129 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
A hard cover book with 288 pages and 173 photos, most of which are in color. Comprehensive work on rococo design. Includes furniture, glass, ceramics, textiles, silver, book plates, and more. Fine condition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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19 American Seating Furniture, 1630-1730: An Interpretive Catalogue Forman, Benno M.
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. W W Norton & Co Inc 1987 0393025160 / 9780393025163 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
This large, oversized book has 398 pages and almost 200 b/w plates, plus charts and tables. It's one of the more important books on American furniture with chapters on connoisseurship, woods used in American furniture, tools used by 17th century craftsmen, and much more. This copy is in very fine condition. 
Price: 110.00 USD
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American Self-Taught: Paintings and Drawings by Outsider Artists, Maresca, Frank; Ricco, Roger; Rexer, Lyle
20 American Self-Taught: Paintings and Drawings by Outsider Artists Maresca, Frank; Ricco, Roger; Rexer, Lyle
Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A. Alfred a Knopf Inc 1993 0394582128 / 9780394582122 Hardcover Good Good Book 
292 pages and about 260 color plates. Chronicles the work of dozens of Outsider artists. Pages of this copy are wavy, as is the d/j. No pages are stuck together, but we're just calling it a "good" copy. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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