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The concise encyclopedia of American antiques

Label
The concise encyclopedia of American antiques
Title
The concise encyclopedia of American antiques
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
708.051
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
NK805
LC item number
.C65
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
Label
The concise encyclopedia of American antiques
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Furniture, 1640-1840 ; Victorian furniture ; Windsor chairs / by Marvin D. Schwartz -- Country furniture in New England / by Frank O. Spinney -- The craftsmanship of the American Shakers / by Edward Deming Andrews -- Looking glasses used in America / by Martha Gandy Fales -- Silver, 1640-1820 / by Kathryn C. Buhler -- Pewter / by Eric de Jonge -- Wrought iron / by M.W. Thomas, Jr. -- Tin, copper and brass / by Henry J. Kauffman -- Japanned tin-plate / by Shirley Spaulding DeVoe -- Period stoves / by Josephine H. Peirce -- China-trade porcelain for the American market / by Alice Winchester -- Pottery and porcelain / by Gregor Norman-Wilcox -- Glass / by Carolyn Scoon -- Figured bottles and flasks / by Helen McKearin -- Needlework / by Ruth Bradbury Davidson -- Cotton printing / by D. Graeme Keith -- Quilts and coverlets / by Virginia D. Parslow -- The oriental "carpitt" in colonial America / by Joseph V. McMullan -- Hooked rugs / by Virginia D. Parslow -- Eighteenth-century floorcloths / by Helen Comstock -- Lighting devices / by G. Malcolm Watkins -- Candlesticks, sconces, chandeliers / by Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr. -- Antique buttons / by Lillian Smith Albert and Jane Ford Adams -- Early tradecards / by Bella C. Landauer -- Trade catalogues / by Lawrence B. Romaine -- Playing cards / by Lawrence Kurzrok -- Minor arts : quillwork, treen, chalkware / by Edith Gaines -- Swords ; Firearms, 1650-1865 / by Harold L. Peterson -- Clocks and watches / by Amos G. Avery -- Early portrait painting / by Helen Comstock -- Painting in the nineteenth century / by John I.H. Baur -- Folk painting / by Nina Fletcher Little -- Miniature painting / by Josephine L. Allen -- Engravings / by Elizabeth E. Roth -- Silhouettes / by M.L. D'Otrange-Mastai -- Lithographs / by Frank Weitenkampf -- Early railroad prints / by Rudolph Wunderlich -- Sport in art / by Paul Magriel -- The Old West / by Harold McCracken -- Folk sculpture / by Erwin O. Christensen -- Pennsylvania-German folk art / by Frances Lichten -- Dolls and toy miniatures / by Janet Pinney -- Mechanical toys / by Louis H. Hertz -- Coins and medals / by Sydney P. Noe -- Rare books / by John Cook Wyllie -- Printed maps / by Alexander O. Vietor -- Ship models / by Robert H. Burgess -- Whaling collections / by Edouard A. Stackpole -- Marine paintings and prints / by Harold S. Sniffen -- Stamps / by Kent B. Stiles and George B. Sloane -- Theater, circus and ballet / by Paul Myers -- Wallpapers used in America, 1700-1850 / by Horace L. Hotchkiss, Jr. -- Valentines and Christmas cards / by Ruth Webb Lee -- Autographs / by Gordon T. Banks -- Calligraphy / by Alexander Nesbitt -- Tools of early industries / by Loring McMillen -- Patent office models / by Jack E. Brown -- Dime novels / by Mary Noel -- Arts of the southwest / by E. Boyd
Control code
1358480
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
848 p.
Isbn
9780801516801
Lccn
65009391
Other physical details
illus., facsims., maps, ports.
Label
The concise encyclopedia of American antiques
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Furniture, 1640-1840 ; Victorian furniture ; Windsor chairs / by Marvin D. Schwartz -- Country furniture in New England / by Frank O. Spinney -- The craftsmanship of the American Shakers / by Edward Deming Andrews -- Looking glasses used in America / by Martha Gandy Fales -- Silver, 1640-1820 / by Kathryn C. Buhler -- Pewter / by Eric de Jonge -- Wrought iron / by M.W. Thomas, Jr. -- Tin, copper and brass / by Henry J. Kauffman -- Japanned tin-plate / by Shirley Spaulding DeVoe -- Period stoves / by Josephine H. Peirce -- China-trade porcelain for the American market / by Alice Winchester -- Pottery and porcelain / by Gregor Norman-Wilcox -- Glass / by Carolyn Scoon -- Figured bottles and flasks / by Helen McKearin -- Needlework / by Ruth Bradbury Davidson -- Cotton printing / by D. Graeme Keith -- Quilts and coverlets / by Virginia D. Parslow -- The oriental "carpitt" in colonial America / by Joseph V. McMullan -- Hooked rugs / by Virginia D. Parslow -- Eighteenth-century floorcloths / by Helen Comstock -- Lighting devices / by G. Malcolm Watkins -- Candlesticks, sconces, chandeliers / by Ralph E. Carpenter, Jr. -- Antique buttons / by Lillian Smith Albert and Jane Ford Adams -- Early tradecards / by Bella C. Landauer -- Trade catalogues / by Lawrence B. Romaine -- Playing cards / by Lawrence Kurzrok -- Minor arts : quillwork, treen, chalkware / by Edith Gaines -- Swords ; Firearms, 1650-1865 / by Harold L. Peterson -- Clocks and watches / by Amos G. Avery -- Early portrait painting / by Helen Comstock -- Painting in the nineteenth century / by John I.H. Baur -- Folk painting / by Nina Fletcher Little -- Miniature painting / by Josephine L. Allen -- Engravings / by Elizabeth E. Roth -- Silhouettes / by M.L. D'Otrange-Mastai -- Lithographs / by Frank Weitenkampf -- Early railroad prints / by Rudolph Wunderlich -- Sport in art / by Paul Magriel -- The Old West / by Harold McCracken -- Folk sculpture / by Erwin O. Christensen -- Pennsylvania-German folk art / by Frances Lichten -- Dolls and toy miniatures / by Janet Pinney -- Mechanical toys / by Louis H. Hertz -- Coins and medals / by Sydney P. Noe -- Rare books / by John Cook Wyllie -- Printed maps / by Alexander O. Vietor -- Ship models / by Robert H. Burgess -- Whaling collections / by Edouard A. Stackpole -- Marine paintings and prints / by Harold S. Sniffen -- Stamps / by Kent B. Stiles and George B. Sloane -- Theater, circus and ballet / by Paul Myers -- Wallpapers used in America, 1700-1850 / by Horace L. Hotchkiss, Jr. -- Valentines and Christmas cards / by Ruth Webb Lee -- Autographs / by Gordon T. Banks -- Calligraphy / by Alexander Nesbitt -- Tools of early industries / by Loring McMillen -- Patent office models / by Jack E. Brown -- Dime novels / by Mary Noel -- Arts of the southwest / by E. Boyd
Control code
1358480
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
848 p.
Isbn
9780801516801
Lccn
65009391
Other physical details
illus., facsims., maps, ports.

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