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Biblio features a wide variety of rare hobby and crafts books in the Biblio Rare Book Room. If your passion is origami, squash, or magic, Biblio has the rare and antique book for you. Many of these niche books are signed or first editions, and they would be sure to add diversity to your rare and antique book collection. Many of the rare hobby and crafts books featured in the Biblio Rare Book Room have bold illustrations and unique bindings.

American Pocket Watch Encyclopedia and Price Guide, Volume 2, Illinois Watch Co. by Meggers, Bill and Roy Ehrhardt

Kansas City: Heart of America Press, 1985. Book. Very Good. Wraps. First Printing. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. SIGNED by author Meggers to front endpaper. numbered copy #1616. Light edgewear, light cover rubs. large corner crease to front ...

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The Shove Ha'penny Board Displayed A Treatise wherein , Together with the History, the Whole Practice of That Diverting Art and Admirable Mystery are Described by Dayrell-Reed, Trelawney

London: Christophers, 1934. Very good, with sometoning to covers, and darkening to spine. Prev. owner bookplate. Scarce.. First Printing of the First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good....

From Renaissance Books


Postmarks of the Cape of Good Hope: The postal history and markings of the Cape of Good Hope and Griqualand West, 1792-1910 by Goldblatt, Robert

U.S.A.: Cape Town, 1984. light dustjacket rubs. 1984 edition. signature to 2nd free endpaper. [ref. ASt.015]. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. small 4to. ...

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The Honolulu Advertiser Collection, The Stamps and Postal History of Hawaii, 3 Volumes by Robert A. Siegel

New York: Robert A. Siegel Galleries, 1995. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. dustjackets with light rubs. no writing or marks noted. 279+127+207pp. Catalogs for auctions held in November 1995. With separate listings ...

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History of the Bureau of Engraving and Printing by Department of the Treasury

New York: Sanford J Durst, 1978. numbered limited edition of 1000. slight shelf rubs. [ref. ASt.009]. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Numbered Limited Edition. ...

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Lutherie Woods and Steel String Guitars: Guild of American Luthiers Resource Book Two -A Guide to Tonewoods with a Compilation of Repair and Construction Techniques ( Luthiery )( Volume 2 ) by Burton, Cyndy; Tim Olsen / Guild of American Luthiers

Tacoma, Washington: Tacoma, WA: Guild of American Luthiers, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printing, 1998. ------------hardcover, about 8.75w x 11.25h inches, a Near Fine example, in a very slightly rubbed Near Fine dustjacket, short tear at upper rear flap fo...

From Leonard Shoup



Leipzig: Verlag Von Karl W. Heirsmann. Very Good+. 1923. Second Edition. Hardcover. Deuxieme Edition in four volumes. Over 16,000 facsimile of water marks. Historical Dictionary of brands of paper as they emerge into 1202 until 1600. Volume #1, 1 - 234p...

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller


Projects for the Unimat by Tingey, Rex

Hempstead: Argus, 1983. 1983 printing by Argus. covers with moderate creasing, scores, pencil impressions. light soil to edges. corner tear to last page. [ref. EM.058]. Wraps. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ...

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200 Patterns for Multiple Harness Looms by Groff, Russell E

McMinnville: Robin & Russ, 1979. black titles to white cloth covers, spine title weak. gift inscription and owner's blindstamp to ffep, owner's bookplate inside cover. light soil to edges of last pages. 200pp+ads.. First Printing. Hard Cover. ...

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Patchwork Folk Art (Using Applique' & Quilting Techniques) by Bolton, Janet

New York, New York: Sterling/Museum Quilts Book - Sterling Publishing. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket. 1995. Presumed First Edition. Hard Cover. 0806913207 . 004976: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "From appealing landscapes and war...



Principles and Practice of Interior Decorating, The by Pescheret, Leon R.; Pescheret, M. E

Self Published, Chicago, 1925. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 233pp; Leon Pescheret was born in England in 1892. He later came to America in 1910 and studied interior design at the Art Institute of Chicago. He supervised many inter...

From Lotzabooks


Postage Stamp Catalogue of The Republic of China Centennial Edition 1878-1977 by Shih, Y.C

Taiwan: Directorate General of Posts, 1978. red leather with gilt titles. text block is VeryGood, but leather covers have suffered a lot of peculiar transfer loss to the surface. (see photos). one of 3000 this edition.. First Edition. Full-Leather. Good +...

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Hengelo , Holland: N.v. Uitgeversmaatschappij "de esch", 1970. Book. Illus. by Various Contributors. Very Fine. Hardcover. 1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1970 , Tan cloth hardcover in the dust jacket , 287 page book with many black & white ill...

From GibbsBooks


Art of Needle-Work, The by Countess of Wilton

London: William Clowes & Sons. 1st edition. Hardback. fair. Inscribed "Anne Sharp, With the love & best wishes of her Uncle Edmund. Sept 2, 1842." Book has been rebound with original cloth over new boards and flyleaves. Some foxing her...

From Mayflower Needlework Books


Herbarium Album of Dried Floral Arrangements Gooseberry Hill 1880

Album of dried flowers arranged artfully and sometimes as figurative images. 31 cm x 26 cm. 14 leaves with herbaria on the rectos. The rear endpaper has the date of November 10, 1880 and place of Gooseberry Hill (now partially illegible), written with pla...

From G.Gosen Rare Books & Old Paper, ABAA, ILAB


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