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Category: All Categories: Antiques and Collectibles: Antiques: Lamps and Lighting
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1.

LAMPS & OTHER LIGHTING DEVICES, 1850-1906

Publisher: Pyne Press 1972.
Very Good 1st Edition Softcover Archer & Warner, 1850; Cornelius & Sons, circa 1875; Hitchcock, 1887; Bellaire Goblet, 1890; King Glass, 1891; Macbeth-Evans Glass, 1900; Fostoria, 1906; 0878610243 Faint foxing; flypage clipped. ; The American Historical Catalog Collection Series; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 18219aqr

Appr.: | AUD 112.67 CAD 111.18 EUR 76.82 GBP 64.50 JPY 8,450.00 MXN 1,408.33 ZAR 1,207.14 

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2.
Anthony, T. Robert.  
19th CENTURY FAIRY LAMPS.

Publisher: Foward's Color Productions, Inc. [Manchester, VT]. 1969. (1969)..
1st edition. 40pp. Tall 8vo. Glossy illustrated stiff wraps with plastic comb binding. 18 full-page color plates with opposing text. Very Good, i.e. minor signs of use with no significant defects.

Appr.: | AUD 9.33 CAD 9.21 EUR 6.36 GBP 5.34 JPY 700.00 MXN 116.67 ZAR 100.00 

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3.
Courter, J. W.  
Aladdin: The Magic Name in Lamps
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Publisher: Wallace-Homestead Co., 1978 Des Moines, IA.
Book. Book condition: Good. No Jacket. Hardcover 4to - over 9 - 12" tall "Eighty years ago a very small boy on a Nebraska farm read and reread the Arabian Night's story of Aladdin in a room of darkness but for the flickering yellow light of an open flame 'coal oil lamp'. Several years later that boy, grown to manhood, found a lamp that erased the darkness with a soft white light and it was only natural that he named the lamp 'Aladdin'. An appropriate name, indeed, for this revolutionary boon to rural America seemed to be nothing short of magical in the intensity of its light. For those who lit the lamp, trimmed its wick and cleaned its chimney, or just enjoyed its friendly glow, the Aladdin lamp recalls many memories of golden childhood. It made learning possible for many boys and girls; made it possible for them to acquire knowledge that helped them realize their dreams and aspirations. Later, Aladdin brought this white light to every kind of habitat in every corner of the globe. For many, it has been the only light of their entire life. Even when electricity comes, there are a loyal few who profess to use the electric light only 'to find the match' to light their Aladdin. When I read Professor Courter's book, it not only brought back the nostalgic memories identified with our company's early days and the people who shaped them, but also disclosed much about Aladdin's past that only the inspired resourcefulness and dedication of the author could reconstruct. I am grateful that he became enamoured with the Aladdin Lamp as a part of Americana. I hope that this book will help you share with him his interest in this part of our prairie past and perhaps you, too, can enjoy not only beginning your Aladdin collection, but adding to its history." Well illustrated. x + 168 pages with index. Book is in GOOD condition. No dust jacket.

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4.
Feldstein, William, Jr. & Alastair Duncan.  
THE LAMPS OF TIFFANY STUDIOS.

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. [New York] & Thames & Hudson Ltd. [London]. 1983. (1983)..
1st edition. 178pp. Folio. Maroon cloth with gilt printing & decoration. 88 color plates. As New (Pristine)/ DJ (As New in a plastic jacket). This book will require extra postage for Priority Mail shipping. ISBN 0810912813.

Appr.: | AUD 253.33 CAD 250.00 EUR 172.73 GBP 145.04 JPY 19,000.00 MXN 3,166.67 ZAR 2,714.29 

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5.
Freeman, Larry.  
NEW LIGHT ON OLD LAMPS.

Publisher: Century House/ American Life Foundation [Watkins Glen, NY]. 1984. (1968)..
2nd printing. 220pp. 8vo. Pictorial cloth. Bibliography & Index. Bottom of spine slightly bumped o/w Fine (No defects). ISBN 0892570814.

Appr.: | AUD 26.67 CAD 26.32 EUR 18.18 GBP 15.27 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 333.33 ZAR 285.71 

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6.
L-W Books (James Edward Black, Editor).  
ELECTRIC LIGHTING OF THE 20'S & 30'S, Volume 1.

Publisher: L-W Books [Gas City, IN]. No date. (1988)..
124pp. 4to. Glossy pictorial wraps. 1991 Prices. B/w catalog reprints, 2 color plates. Fine (No defects).

Appr.: | AUD 3.33 CAD 3.29 EUR 2.27 GBP 1.91 JPY 250.00 MXN 41.67 ZAR 35.71 

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7.
L-W Books (James Edward Black, Editor).  
ELECTRIC LIGHTING OF THE 20'S & 30'S, Volume 2.

Publisher: L-W Books [Gas City, IN]. No date. (1990)..
105pp. + 4pp. price guide. 4to. Glossy pictorial wraps. 1991 Prices. B/w catalog reprints, 8 color plates. Fine (No defects).

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8.
MacSwiggan, Amelia E.  
FAIRY LAMPS: EVENING'S GLOW OF YESTERYEAR.

Publisher: Fountainhead Publishers [New York]. 1962. (1962)..
1st printing. 170pp. Tall 8vo. 1/4 greenish-gray cloth over dark blue boards with greenish-gray & red spattering. Publisher's logo on the front cover in gilt. Spine gilt-lettered. Pink endpapers. 38 illustrations including 20 b/w photo plates on glossy paper. Indexed. Introduction by Marjorie M. Smith. Price guide. Fine (no defects)/ DJ (Spine a little faded, minor edge wear & creasing along the upper edges of the front & back with a 1/8' edge tear on the front, price clipped o/w Fine in a Mylar jacket).

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9.
McDonald, Ann Gilbert.  
EVOLUTION OF THE NIGHT LAMP.

Publisher: Wallace-Homestead Book Co. [Des Moines, IA]. (1979)..
116pp. 4to. Tan faux-leather vinyl over boards with gilt-lettered front cover & spine. A history of miniature lamps organized by manufacturers and types. 100+ photographs including 50+ in 15 color plates. 1979 Price Guide laid-in. Fine (no defects)/ DJ (Price-clipped; spine extremes worn with minor edge wear). ISBN 0870692704.

Appr.: | AUD 16.00 CAD 15.79 EUR 10.91 GBP 9.16 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 200.00 ZAR 171.43 

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10.
Montgomery, Bill & Linda.  
ANIMATED MOTION LAMPS: A Price Guide 1920's to Present.

Publisher: L-W Book Sales [Gas City, IN]. No date. (1991)..
168pp. 8vo. Glossy pictorial wraps. 144 color photo plates + illustrations from catalogs & copies of patents. History of manufacturers, 1991 prices, and Index. '1993 REVISED PRICES" list laid-in. Fine (No defects). ISBN 0895380005.

Appr.: | AUD 36.67 CAD 36.18 EUR 25.00 GBP 20.99 JPY 2,750.00 MXN 458.33 ZAR 392.86 

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11.
Thuro, Catherine M. V.  
OIL LAMPS: The Kerosene Era In North America.

Publisher: Wallace-Homestead Book Co. [Des Moines, IA]. 1981. (1976)..
4th printing. 352pp. 4to. Red leatherette over boards with gilt lettered front cover & spine. Some hardly noticeable wear on corners and top & bottom edges o/w Fine (No defects)/ DJ (edges show wear, horizontal creases & a 1" tear on the top edge of the back panel o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects). 1979 Value Guide laid in.

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12.
Thuro, Catherine M. V.  
OIL LAMPS II: Glass Kerosene Lamps.

Publisher: Wallace-Homestead Book Co. [Des Moines, IA] & CollectorBooks [Paducah, KY]. No date. (1983)..
160pp. 4to. Glossy pictorial boards. Some minor rubbing on corners and top & bottom edges o/w Fine (No defects). 1983 Value Guide laid in.

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13.
Wray, Christopher / James Hinks and Son Ltd. Birmingham  
Art Nouveau Lamps And Fixtures of James Hinks & Son

Publisher: N.Y. Arch Cape [1989].
13 p., 85 color plates, with facing text. 30.5 x 28.5. 'Originally published in 1907 as Electrical Fittings The Manufacture of James Hinks and Son Ltd. Birmingham' Stock# 38,923. Vg/ dj good, some minor tears

Appr.: | AUD 53.33 CAD 52.63 EUR 36.36 GBP 30.53 JPY 4,000.00 MXN 666.67 ZAR 571.43 

Purchase direct from: The Owl at the Bridge. Item number: 38923.
    
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