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Book: Practical Book of Period Furniture  The Practical Book of Period Furniture by Harold Donaldson Eberlein & Abbot McClure dates from 1914 and is part of a "Practical Book" series. Its subtitle reads: Treating of Furniture of the English, American Colonial and Post-Colonial and PrincipalF rench Periods. It includes 250 photos and illustrations and a most useful glossary. This book's condition is only fair --the spine is coming loose and the cover and pages are discolored. However, as a reference tool, this 360 page volume remains very usable. Book rate shipping within the US is included. We will manually close this auction when the first bid is placed, so please disregard the auction end date. (Code: 425)   [503768]
Starting Bid:  $18  Current High Bidder:  New Item Quantity Available:  1 Auction Ends: 03/05/03 1:00PM
Opening Bid:$18End Date:2003/03/05 13:00

"Oriental Rugs in Colour" by Liebtrau  A compact (7" x 5") guide focusing on Iranian and Turkoman rugs. As well as many photos, this useful reference includes line drawings of typical rug patterns and elements. Book rate shipping within the US is included. We will manually close this auction when the first bid is placed, so please disregard the auction end date. (Code: 425)   [503253]
Starting Bid:  $12  Current High Bidder:  New Item Quantity Available:  1 Auction Ends: 02/21/03 1:00PM
Opening Bid:$12End Date:2003/02/21 13:00

BOOK: Navajo Rugs by Don Dedera  "Navajo Rugs: How to Find, Evaluate and Care for Them" provides a good introduction to Navajo weaving and patterns in words and illustrations. Book rate shipping within the US is included. We will manually close this auction when the first bid is p laced, so please disregard the auction end date. (Code: 425)   [503247]
Starting Bid:  $12  Current High Bidder:  New Item Quantity Available:  1 Auction Ends: 02/20/03 1:00PM
Opening Bid:$12End Date:2003/02/20 13:00

Sotheby's Catalogue Furniture, Folk Art, Decorations  Sotheby's Auction #7350 Catalogue. Fine Americana: Furniture, Folk Art and Decorations. October 15, 1999. Shipping included within the US.   [502357]
Starting Bid:  $16  Current High Bidder:  New Item Quantity Available:  1 Auction Ends: 02/04/03 1:00PM
Opening Bid:$16End Date:2003/02/04 13:00

Sotheby's Catalogue Americana and Silver  Sotheby's Auction #7329 Catalogue. Fine Americana and Silver. June 17, 1999. Shipping included within the US.   [502356]
Starting Bid:  $16  Current High Bidder:  New Item Quantity Available:  1 Auction Ends: 01/31/03 1:00PM
Opening Bid:$16End Date:2003/01/31 13:00

Americana Scrimshaw and Whaling Sotheby's Auction  Sotheby's Auction # Catalogue. Session One. Scrimshaw and Allied Artifiacts from the 19th Century Whaling Collection of Judith Ellis. Session 2: miscellaneous Americana. June 17, 1998. Shipping included within the US.   [502355]
Starting Bid:  $20  Current High Bidder:  New Item Quantity Available:  1 Auction Ends: 02/04/03 1:00PM
Opening Bid:$20End Date:2003/02/04 13:00

Sotheby's Auction Catalogue Important Americana 6/97  Sotheby's Auction #7010 Catalogue. Important Americana including silver, samplers and furniture.June 17 and 18, 1997. Shipping included within the US.   [502354]
Starting Bid:  $25  Current High Bidder:  New Item Quantity Available:  1 Auction Ends: 02/04/03 1:00PM
Opening Bid:$25End Date:2003/02/04 13:00

Sotheby's Catalogue Important Americana 1/99  Sotheby's Auction #7253 Catalogue. Important Americana: Furniture and Folk Art. January 16 and 17, 1999. Shipping included within the US. Please ignore auction end date; this item will sell when the first bid it placed.   [502353]
Starting Bid:  $25  Current High Bidder:  New Item Quantity Available:  1 Auction Ends: 04/11/03 1:00PM
Opening Bid:$25End Date:2003/04/11 13:00

Sotheby's Auction Catalogue Fine Americana  Sotheby's Auction #7195 Catalogue. Fine Americana: Paintings, Furniture, Etc. 10/10/98. Shipping included within the US. Please ignore auction end date; this item will sell when the first bid it placed.   [502352]
Starting Bid:  $16  Current High Bidder:  New Item Quantity Available:  1 Auction Ends: 04/15/03 1:00PM
Opening Bid:$16End Date:2003/04/15 13:00

Sotheby's Auction Catalogue Americana 01.21.00  Sotheby's Auction#7420 Catalogue. Important Americana: Silver, Porcelain, Prints, Folk Art and Furniture. 01/21 and 01/22/00. Shipping included within the US.   [502351]
Starting Bid:  $30  Current High Bidder:  New Item Quantity Available:  1 Auction Ends: 01/31/03 1:00PM
Opening Bid:$30End Date:2003/01/31 13:00

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