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1 20th Century British Decorative Arts
London Christie's 1998 
First Edition. Paperbound. Illustrated 54 page auction catalogue with estimated prices of a collection of British decorative arts, including many lovely Wedgwood items, Beatrix Potter figures, Charlotte Rhead items, Poole pottery, Royal Doulton figures, etc. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 American First Editions. Autograph Letters and Manuscripts. Catalogue 125
New York Scribner Book Store 1930s 
Rare book catalogue offering firsts of Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises in dust jacket for $5.00, and Henry Thoreau's Walden, for $60.00. Paperbound. Covers lightly soiled, else very good in wrappers. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 American Paintings, Watercolors, and Drawings From the Collection of Jo Ann and Julian Ganz, Jr
Santa Barbara, CA Santa Barbara Museum of Art 1973 
First Edition. Paperbound. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an exhibition of American art works. Occasional faint pencil marks, else fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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4 Aspects of Victorian Art
London The Fine Art Society Ltd. 1971 
First Edition. Paperbound. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an exhibition of paintings from the Victorian era. Near fine lightly used copy in printed wrappers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 California Crafts XI: Toys, Games & Other Playthings
Sacramento, CA E.B. Crocker Art Gallery 1979 
First Edition. Paperbound. An illustrated (black & white) exhibition catalogue for a show at the E.B. Crocker Art Gallery featuring the work of a group of artists who, through a variety of media, present an eclectic collection of toys, dolls, games, and whimsical decorative items. Near fine with just a touch of edge wear in printed wrappers. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Contemporary Mexican Photography
Riverside, CA University of California, Riverside 1988 
First Edition. Paperbound. Text in English and Spanish. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an exhibition of works by contemporary Mexican photographers. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Contemporary Spanish Prints
Madrid Grupo Quince 1979 
First Edition. Paperbound. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an exhibition of prints by contemporary Spanish artists. A faint hint of sunning to the spine, else fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 14.50 USD
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8 English and French Furniture & Decorations. A Group of American & Dutch Examples. Paintings, Drawings and Prints, Bronzes, and Oriental Rugs. Property of Mrs. Fred French, New York and Other Owners
New York Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc. 1940 
First Edition. Paperbound. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an auction of furniture, paintings, textiles, French and English porcelains, and decorative items. Very good lightly used copy in printed wrappers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Fine Clocks, Scientific Instruments, and Barometers
London Bonhams 2002 
First Edition. Paperbound. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an auction of fine clocks, globes, barometers, and other scientific instruments. with estimated prices. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Fine European and Oriental Carpets
New York Christie's 2000 
First Edition. Paperbound. Illustrated (in color) 169 page auction catalogue with estimated prices of a collection of stunning European and Oriental carpets. With a ‘Prices Realised' page at the back of the catalogue. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Graphic Arts of Five Centuries. Drawings, Engravings, Etchings, Woodcuts and Lithographs by Old and Modern Masters
New York William H. Schab Gallery n.d. (mid-70s) 
First Edition. Paperbound. Oversized. Illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an exhibit of major art works by Picasso, Escher, Goya, Manet, Delacroix, Rouault, Duerer, Grimaldi, and others formerly included in the Imperial Russian Collection at the Hermitage, in the collection of the Dukes Sachsen-Teschen, Vienna, and in other important European collections. Near fine with a narrow area at the bottom of the spine which shows evidence of adhesive removal in printed wrappers. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Great Britain: The ‘TES' Collection
London Christie's 1995 
First Edition. Paperbound. Illustrated 92 page auction catalogue with estimated prices of a collection of rare British postal material, including some early and historical letters, postal history, literature, envelopes, and many lovely stamps. With two small University Arts Library stamps, else fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Important 20th Century Decorative Works of Art
New York Sotheby's 1997 
First Edition. Paperbound. Illustrated (almost entirely in color) 261 page auction catalogue with estimated prices of a collection of beautiful decorative art items, including fine silverware, stoneware (vases, jars, jugs, pitchers, etc.), porcelain items, glassware (vases, lamps, decanters, etc.), prints, paintings, and lithographies, sculpture, furniture, and home accessories, many Tiffany stained glass items, etc. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Important Jewels
New York Christie's 1999 
First Edition. Paperbound. Illustrated 274 page auction catalogue with estimated prices of a collection of stunning jewelry pieces set with rare diamonds, sapphires, rubies, emeralds, pearls, aquamarines, etc., including a very rare and exquisite antique demantoid garnet and diamond ring valued at between $70,000 and $90,000. Fine in printed wrappers. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Latinowood and TV: Prime Time for a Reality Check
Washington, DC The National Hispanic Foundation for the Arts 2000 
First Edition. Paperbound. Fine in glossy printed wrappers. An eighteen page comprehensive report detailing the sorry present and hopeful future of Latino representation in significant acting roles on network television, including chapters such as “Latinos on Prime Time: Out of Focus”, “Latinas: Zeroed Out”, “Latinos in the City: Picture Imperfect”, “Racial Humor and Stereotypes”, etc. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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16 Madame Tussaud's Exhibition. Guide and Biographies
London Madame Tussaud's 1955 
Revised Edition - January 1955. Paperbound. 88 page guidebook to Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum. Lists a number of wax figures no longer on exhibition. Very good. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Men Only. Vol 65, No. 258. June 1957
London Strand 1957 
First Edition. Small format (5” x 7 1/2”) magazine published for a male readership with various anecdotal stories, essays, and short pieces, illustrated throughout with cartoons and a few gently erotic photographs and drawings of attractive young women. The cover is a bright color caricature drawing of the lovely Italian actress Gina Lollobrigida, referencing this issue's feature 6 page article “Imperial Gina” by S.L. Solon. Very good bright copy with a touch of edge wear and a few tiny tears. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 ‘Facts' about Goldfield, Nevada. The Greatest Gold Camp in the World
Denver, CO The Forward Mining Development Co. 1904 
First Edition. A 24 page staple-bound pamphlet, 4” x 9”. Near fine in printed wrappers. Illustrated. With historical, geological, and production information about gold mining in the early days of the 20th Century in southern Nevada. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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19 Official Catalogue of Swiss Watch Repair Parts, Part One
Switzerland The Watchmakers of Switzerland 1948 
First Edition. Binder bound in flexible black leather covers. Illustrated throughout. Fine. A 136 page comprehensive catalogue of items related to watch repair, including chapters on lever movements, chronographs, and cylinder movements. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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20 Old English Furniture and Decorations. The Antique Stock of Frank Norris
New York Plaza Art Galleries, Inc. 1938 
First Edition. Paperbound. An illustrated catalogue issued to accompany an auction of furniture, paintings, and decorative items. With occasional handwritten notations. Very good lightly used and dust soiled copy in printed wrappers. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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