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Dr. Johnson's Doorknob: And Other Significant Parts of Great Men's Houses
Dr. Johnson's Doorknob: And Other Significant Parts of Great Men's Houses
by Liz Workman
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Behind every great man are his objects and daily possessions, defined as much by the minutiae of domesticity as by the great works of the man himself. Dr. Johnsons Doorknob, inspired by Liz Workmans National Heritage Revisited series published in England... (read more)

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Collectable Names and Designs in Womens Fashion: Past and Present
Collectable Names and Designs in Womens Fashion: Past and Present
by Tracy Martin
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Although there are many books on the shelves dedicated to this subject where 'Collectable Names and Designs in Women's Fashion' differs is that it looks at why many fashion pieces have become highly regarded within collector's circles. Throughout the... (read more)

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Contemporary Japanese Ceramics: Fired with Passion
Contemporary Japanese Ceramics: Fired with Passion
by Samuel J Lurie
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The approximately 150 works included here have been selected from major Japanese institutions and noted Western collections; all are strikingly photographed in full color and represent the greatest modern masterpieces of Japanese ceramic art.... (read more)

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African Dolls: The Dulger Collection
African Dolls: The Dulger Collection
by Frank Jolles
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An impressive collection of 109 African dolls from the second half of the twentieth century. The author describes in detail the ritual, spiritual and healing importance of every object.... (read more)

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Gustav Stickley
Gustav Stickley
by David Cathers
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- First comprehensive monograph on Stickley (1858--1942), a pivotal figure of the American Arts & Crafts movement, covering all facets of his career- Cathers is one of the most distinguished and widely consulted scholars on Stickley- An indispensable... (read more)

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Eyewear
Eyewear
by Moss Lipow
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Optical opulence: 500 years of spectacles ranging from classic to outrageous   For over two decades eyewear designer Moss Lipow trawled eBay, auction houses, garage sales, and flea markets worldwide, amassing glasses and photographs for his... (read more)

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Architecture as a Fine Art: Furniture and Related Designs (Greene & Greene)
Architecture as a Fine Art: Furniture and Related Designs (Greene & Greene)
by Randell L Makinson
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Now under one cover, two classic, indispensable volumes by the foremost authority on Greene & Greene. Both volumes, Architecture and Furniture have been continuously in print for more than twenty years. All serious students of architecture must have this... (read more)

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Wooden Wonders Tibetan Furniture in Secu
Wooden Wonders Tibetan Furniture in Secu
by David Kamansky
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Published by Serindia for Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, this volume is the catalogue of an exhibition held there in 2004-2005. In addition to the descriptive entries of the 148 works of the catalogue, the volume contains ten lengthy essays which... (read more)

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Gustav Stickley and the American Arts & Crafts Movement
Gustav Stickley and the American Arts & Crafts Movement
by Kevin W Tucker
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With its emphasis on social reform and simplicity in design---bold lines, honest use of materials, and redeeming qualities of handmade goods---the Arts and Crafts movement offered an antidote to the perceived ills of a rapidly changing world and the... (read more)

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Bad Girls Need Love Too
Bad Girls Need Love Too
by Gary Lovisi
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A Lust for Life Anxious to undress, these dangerous dolls ply their womanly wares to get whatever they want: men, power and sex - lots of sex. Yet to quench their fiery desires they crave more, much more. See, even sultry sinners long for love. Bad Girls... (read more)

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Dish: 813 Colorful, Wonderful Dinner Plates
Dish: 813 Colorful, Wonderful Dinner Plates
by Shax Riegler
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A globe-trotting, century-hopping celebration of dishes As every great hostess knows, the right dinner plates bring design, color, and drama to the table and elevate an ordinary meal into something special. Dish is a visual celebration of these everyday... (read more)

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Vintage Jewelry Design: Classics to Collect & Wear
Vintage Jewelry Design: Classics to Collect & Wear
by Caroline Cox
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This gorgeous coffee-table book, with a foreword by influential jeweler Gerda Flöckinger, showcases classic vintage jewelry from the past 100 years. Featuring examples that epitomize the iconic styles of each decade, it offers an overview of the... (read more)

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Sears, Roebuck & Co.: The Best of 1905-1910 Collectibles
Sears, Roebuck & Co.: The Best of 1905-1910 Collectibles
by Sears Roebuck & Co
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Take a hundred-year excursion into the past when all your wishes and whims could be found within the pages of a Sears, Roebuck, & Co. catalogue. Whether you lived in Manhattan, New York, or Manhattan, Kansas, a new camera, a grand piano, and even the... (read more)

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Chinese Jade: The Spiritual and Cultural Significance of Jade in China
Chinese Jade: The Spiritual and Cultural Significance of Jade in China
by Li Hongjuan
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To the Chinese people, jade is a precious stone endowed with magical properties which encapsulated all that mankind aspires to in terms of character, elegance, tranquility, purity and virtue. The Chinese love jade not merely because of its rarity or its... (read more)

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Henry Dunay: A Precious Life
Henry Dunay: A Precious Life
by Penny Proddow
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"Henry Dunay: A Precious Life" is both a lavish album of Dunays finest designs and a biography that tells the amazing story of his rise from an immigrant family to the heights of the jewelry world. A contemporary American jeweler, Henry Dunay single... (read more)

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Confrontational Ceramics
Confrontational Ceramics
by Judith S Schwartz
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Those who associate ceramics with functional vessels or charming knick-knacks are in for a shock. Clay may start out soft, but in the right hands it can deliver a hard blow. From British Toby Jugs to Marcel Duchamp's Fountain to a wall of gruesome tiles... (read more)

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An Eames Primer
An Eames Primer
by Eames Demetrios
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The first book to capture the philosophy and spirit behind the work of Charles and Ray Eames, An Eames Primer offers an in-depth look at the couple's prolific legacy--one that has placed them among the most important American designers of the twentieth... (read more)

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500 Prints on Clay: An Inspiring Collection of Image Transfer Work
500 Prints on Clay: An Inspiring Collection of Image Transfer Work
by Lark Crafts
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For studio artists, production potters, students, educators, and hobbyists who love working with clay, this project-driven guide is an unmatched teaching tool and a fount of information and inspiration. Focusing on various surface processes, and... (read more)

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Ornament as Art: Avant-Garde Jewelry from the Helen Williams Drutt Collection
Ornament as Art: Avant-Garde Jewelry from the Helen Williams Drutt Collection
by Cindi Strauss
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A catalogue of the contemporary jewellery to be found in the Helen Drutt Williams collection in the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.... (read more)

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Russian Folk Toys: In the Collection of the Russian Museum
Russian Folk Toys: In the Collection of the Russian Museum
by Gosudarstvenny I Rus
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This book reproduces all the works from world famous centers of traditional Russian crafts, in color as well as enlarged details showing the artists' skills and technical mastery.... (read more)

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