Lot 362: 4 Books incl: POPULAR TREATISE ON GEMS. 1859.
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Jewelry] 4 Titles. ++ L. Feuchtwanger. A POPULAR TREATISE ON GEMS, In Reference to their Scientific Value: A Guide for the Teacher of Natural Sciences NY: D. Appleton & Company, 1859. 18 plates (some hand colored). 8vo. Modern cloth with leather label. Mostly marginal dampstain at front of volume. Occasional tear to leaves. Some plates misbound. ++ Geoffrey C. Munn. CASTELLANI AND GIULIANO: Rivialist Jewelry of the 19th Century. Rizzoli, (1984). Oblong 4to. Cloth; very good. Tears to top of dj spine, light wear to djs edges. ++ EEN EEUW VAN SCHITTERING: diamantjuwelen uit de 17de eeuw/ A SPARKLING AGE: 17th-century diamond jewellery: 11 Juni - 3 Oktober 93. Antwerp: Diamantmuseum, 1993. 4to. Softcover. Very good, a little curling at corners of wraps. ++ Enrico Colle. ITALIAN EMPIRE FURNITURE: Furnishings and Interior Design from 1800 to 1843. Rizzoli, (1998). Sq. 4to. Cloth, in dj. Djs panels taped to pastedowns, otherwise very good in near fine slipcase. Dumbarton House Library Museum stamp on half and full title, number at upper corner of half title.