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Product Description: The movement to buy locally, which has gained momentum in the areas of produce and food, is now spreading to arts and crafts. Through the work of over seventy contemporary furniture makers, the role of place in the creative process is explored and celebrated...read more

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9780764349485 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, April 28, 2015, cover price $34.99 | About this edition: The movement to buy locally, which has gained momentum in the areas of produce and food, is now spreading to arts and crafts.

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Product Description: Stained glass has long been a part of domestic architecture, but in the late 1800s its popularity soared. In part, this was due to new manufacturing techniques and distribution networks, but also it caught the imagination of Victorian, Art Nouveau, and Arts and Crafts designers around the world...read more

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9780764333163 | 2 revised edition (Schiffer Pub Ltd, August 28, 2009), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Stained glass has long been a part of domestic architecture, but in the late 1800s its popularity soared.
9780764316845 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, January 1, 2003, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Stained glass has long been a part of domestic architecture, but in the late 1800s its popularity spread.

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Product Description: Sterling Silver jewelry and tableware that was sold at the Jensen store in New York City included designs by American craftsmen, especially William De Matteo and Alphonse La Paglia, in the late 1940s. This is the story of these two silversmiths work and its impact on fancy goods of the mid-20th century period...read more

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9780764327384 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, March 1, 2008, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Sterling Silver jewelry and tableware that was sold at the Jensen store in New York City included designs by American craftsmen, especially William De Matteo and Alphonse La Paglia, in the late 1940s.

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Product Description: South Beach, at Miami, Florida, has it all: sand, sun, surf, beautiful people, stylish fashions, architecture from the height of American Art Deco to the most modern renderings of steel and glass. The visitor is drawn in a hundred directions at once, trying not to stare, but hoping to take it all in and to hold onto the impressions this place is bound to make...read more

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9780764327964 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, October 25, 2007, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: South Beach, at Miami, Florida, has it all: sand, sun, surf, beautiful people, stylish fashions, architecture from the height of American Art Deco to the most modern renderings of steel and glass.

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Product Description: Relive an era when the kitchen was kitsch -- melamine bowls were pink and purple, cocktail shakers and party glasses sported fun themes, iced tea was served in sweaty spun aluminum of futuristic metallic shades, and wall clocks kept time in bright plastic frames shaped to evoke the jet age...read more

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9780764327582 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, September 15, 2007, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Relive an era when the kitchen was kitsch -- melamine bowls were pink and purple, cocktail shakers and party glasses sported fun themes, iced tea was served in sweaty spun aluminum of futuristic metallic shades, and wall clocks kept time in bright plastic frames shaped to evoke the jet age.

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Product Description: Thoreau once described Cape Cod as the bared and bended arm of Massachusetts ...boxing with northeast storms. It still stands vigilant, but today it is better known for its beauty than its pugilism! Some residents continue to wrest their livings from the sea, of course, but for millions of people the Cape is a sun-drenched oasis, surrounded by the beauties of the ocean and bay, and filled with charming vistas of sand and surf, quaint villages, living history, and natural sanctuaries...read more

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9780764327667 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, June 15, 2007, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Thoreau once described Cape Cod as the bared and bended arm of Massachusetts .

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Product Description: Royal Bayreuth porcelain's whimsical shapes and elegant tableware have delighted collectors for decades. Produced in Tettau, Bavaria, for over 200 years, Royal Bayreuth found the global market early and today there are collectors worldwide...read more

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9780080253909, titled "Global 2000: Implications for Canada" | Pergamon Pr, October 1, 1981, cover price $39.00 | also contains Global 2000: Implications for Canada

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9780764311529 | 1 edition (Schiffer Pub Ltd, February 28, 2006), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Royal Bayreuth porcelain's whimsical shapes and elegant tableware have delighted collectors for decades.

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Product Description: The charm of milk glass has captured the hearts of thousands of collectors around the world. Though its name implies a milky whiteness, milk glass is now a term that encompasses opaque glass in a whole range of colors, from white to an almost solid black...read more

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9780764322075 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, April 5, 2004, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The charm of milk glass has captured the hearts of thousands of collectors around the world.

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Product Description: During his production years, Gustav Stickley made photographs of much of his work. Some were used in his Craftsman magazine, and some were used in a series of catalogs. Many of Stickley's glass negatives are now in the collection of the Winterthur Museum in Delaware, and are reprinted here for the first time...read more

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9780764316616 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, August 30, 2002, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: During his production years, Gustav Stickley made photographs of much of his work.

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Product Description: The Arts & Crafts Movement began as a response to the Industrial Revolution of the 19th century, first in England and then in the United States. It idealized the craftsman and embraced simple, strong designs executed by hand. The art, metalwork, pottery, textiles, and furniture of the Arts & Crafts Movement are enormously popular in today's antique market, and the designs are inspiring a whole new wave of creativity...read more

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9780764311789 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, July 1, 2000, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: The Arts & Crafts Movement began as a response to the Industrial Revolution of the 19th century, first in England and then in the United States.
9780070058514, titled "Statistical Procedures for Engineering, Management, and Science" | McGraw-Hill College, June 1, 1980, cover price $93.05 | also contains Arts & Crafts Designs for the Home: Design for the Home, Statistical Procedures for Engineering, Management, and Science | About this edition: A comprehensive textbook on statistical Procedures

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Product Description: A comprehensive textbook on statistical Procedures

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9780070058514, titled "Statistical Procedures for Engineering, Management, and Science" | McGraw-Hill College, June 1, 1980, cover price $93.05 | also contains Arts & Crafts Designs for the Home: Design for the Home, Statistical Procedures for Engineering, Management, and Science | About this edition: A comprehensive textbook on statistical Procedures

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Product Description: The Spanish Revival movement in architecture was well established when Barker Brothers, a California furniture retailer, approached the Mason Manufacturing about creating a line of Spanish-styled furniture. That was 1929, and within a year Mason had created a 24-piece line of furniture called Monterey...read more
By Douglas Congdon-Martin (photographer), Roger Remick (editor) and Michael Trotter (editor)

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9780764310676 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, June 1, 2000, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The Spanish Revival movement in architecture was well established when Barker Brothers, a California furniture retailer, approached the Mason Manufacturing about creating a line of Spanish-styled furniture.

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Product Description: The power and beauty of traditional African sculpture has influenced 20th century art and design around the world. Found in many museums, its abstract forms, skillful rendering, and deep symbolism has also made it a welcome addition to the homes of private collectors...read more

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9780764310669 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, May 1, 2000, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The power and beauty of traditional African sculpture has influenced 20th century art and design around the world.

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Product Description: Long before the current "coffee craze," collectors were fascinated with the world of coffee. This colorful, expansive book explores over a thousand antiques with more than 500 color photographs. From grinders to coffee cans, posters to coffee makers, this is a varied collection of over 100 years of coffee antiques from around the world, ranging from the most mundane to the most exotic...read more

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9780764310683 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, February 1, 2000, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Long before the current "coffee craze," collectors were fascinated with the world of coffee.

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Product Description: Out of a long and rich tradition of pottery making among the Pueblo Indians of the American Southwest there has grown a new and exciting form. In 1964, Helen Cordero of Cochiti created a clay image of her grandfather, Santiago Quintana, with five children clinging to him...read more

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9780764308055 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, August 1, 1999, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Out of a long and rich tradition of pottery making among the Pueblo Indians of the American Southwest there has grown a new and exciting form.
9780887402708 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, March 1, 1997, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In 1964, Helen Cordero of Cochiti pueblo created the first storyteller, a clay image of her grandfather with five children clinging to him.

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Product Description: Sandpainting has it origin in the religious tradition and practice of the Navajo people. It forms a central part of their religious chants, being a place where Earth People and Holy People come into harmony, giving healing and protection...read more

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9780764308109, titled "The Navajo Art of Sandpainting" | 2 expanded edition (Schiffer Pub Ltd, May 1, 1999), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Sandpainting has it origin in the religious tradition and practice of the Navajo people.
9780887402715 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, June 1, 1990, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Sandpainting has its origin in the religious tradition and practice of the Navajo people.

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Product Description: From the years of slavery through the years of civil rights, images of black people have taken many forms. Some of these images were positive and some negative and stereotypical. Together they help us see and measure the history of racial attitudes in America, and make up the growing field of what is called Black Collectibles...read more

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9780764308062 | 2 revised edition (Schiffer Pub Ltd, March 1, 1999), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: From the years of slavery through the years of civil rights, images of black people have taken many forms.
9780887402739 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, October 1, 1990, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: From the years of slavery through the years of civil rights, images of black people have taken many forms from formal studio photos and advertising images to folk art and household items.

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Product Description: Tom Wolfe returns to an old friend of his, Santa Claus. In his own special way he leads the carver through each step of the carving process. The result is a traditional Santa in stride, heading for the reindeer pen to hook up for the Christmas flight...read more

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9780764306266 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, November 1, 1998, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Tom Wolfe returns to an old friend of his, Santa Claus.

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Product Description: The Arts & Crafts Movement had a profound effect on twentieth century design. It was a precursor to the minimalism of the day, yet imbued with a quiet eloquence based in careful, exquisite design. The natural materials, the subtlely organic forms began to shape living spaces across the country...read more

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9780764306297 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, October 1, 1998, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The Arts & Crafts Movement had a profound effect on twentieth century design.
9780060437077, titled "Fundamentals of Plant Science" | Harpercollins College Div, May 1, 1988, cover price $52.55 | also contains Fundamentals of Plant Science | About this edition: see above

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Product Description: From its founding in 1837 Hathaway Shirts has been the bellweather for quality and style. Ironically for their 120 years or so they did little or no advertising to the general public, promoting their product mainly to the trade or through small newspaper ads or signage at the stores...read more

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9780764306280 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, October 1, 1998, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: From its founding in 1837 Hathaway Shirts has been the bellweather for quality and style.

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Product Description: For the veteran carver or the newest devotee of the hobby, carving vegetables can be educational, fun, and surprising. We're not talking pumpkins here, but real carving, using woodcarving tools and techniques. Instead of wood, though, Tom uses sweet potatoes, which are firm enough to take the knife, and inexpensive enough to take a mistake or two...read more

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9780764305009 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, June 1, 1998, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: For the veteran carver or the newest devotee of the hobby, carving vegetables can be educational, fun, and surprising.

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Product Description: Rustic furniture is showing up in the most unusual places. It stands in the midst of the most modern furniture in a place of honor as a piece of folk art or sculpture. This one-time country mainstay, now graces the most elegant apartments of New York City or Beverly Hills...read more

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9780764304996 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, June 1, 1998, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Rustic furniture is showing up in the most unusual places.

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Product Description: The magic of the Hawaiian Islands has captivated the hearts and imaginations of visitors for over 200 years. The infectious Aloha Spirit is something they take home with them not only as memories, but in tangible reminders of their trips: a shirt, a carved perfume bottle, a figurine...read more

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9780764304897 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, March 1, 1998, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: The magic of the Hawaiian Islands has captivated the hearts and imaginations of visitors for over 200 years.
9780048000859, titled "Chaucer's Troilus and Criseyde" | Unwin Hyman, February 1, 1991, cover price $62.00 | also contains Chaucer''s Troilus and Criseyde | About this edition: Chaucer's "Troilus and Criseyde" is one of the greatest narrative poems in English and one of the few poems of physical love.

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Product Description: Sit back, light up, and enjoy. Newly in vogue, people are rediscovering a relaxing pastime enjoyed for centuries. This book is a compendium of cigar related "stuff," from the old cigars in their original wrappers still ready to smoke to the fine humidors that have kept them fresh for decades...read more

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9780764303685 | Schiffer Pub Ltd, November 1, 1997, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Sit back, light up, and enjoy.

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