Here you can browse the 87 jewelry related titles that we have on hand as of  March 5, 2016. If you wish to purchase any of these titles from Ray Boas, Bookseller, in Walpole, NH, make a note of the Order No(s), and please feel free to place your order at any time. Thank you, RAY

1. JEWELLERY: THROUGH 7000 YEARS, British Museum Publications, London, (1976), B&W and color ill., 276pp, good, wraps (softcover), This selection, made entirely from the collections of the British Museum, ranges in date from about 5000 BC to the middle of the nineteenth century and has been restricted to approximately 500 items. Served as the catalogue for the exhibition held at the British Museum 12 November 1976 - 1 February 1977., (Order No: 27002 ), $7.50

2. VAN CLEEF & ARPELS -- [FRENCH EDITION], Editions Paris-Musees, France, (1992), color illustrations, 175pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover) faint corner bump, ISBN 2879000807, (Order No: 60538 ), $45.00

3. Aikins, Ronna Lee, BRILLIANT RHINESTONES: VINTAGE & CONTEMPORARY JEWELRY FROM THE RONNA LEE COLLECTION - IDENTIFICATION & VALUE GUIDE, Collector Books, Paducah, KY, (2003), color illustrations, 222pp, very good+, pictorial boards (hardcover) faint bump lower corner, ISBN 1574322958 Faint bumps lower corners of boards., (Order No: 65136 ), $13.00

4. Aldred, Cyril, JEWELS OF THE PHARAOHS: EGYPTIAN JEWELRY OF THE DYNASTIC PERIOD, Praeger Publishers, New York, (1971), B&W and color illustrations, 256pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 63407 ), $10.00

5. Bachrach, Lilyan, CONTEMPORARY ENAMELING: ART AND TECHNIQUES, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (2006), color illustrations, 192pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0764323555, (Order No: 64915 ), $30.00

6. Baker, Lillian (updated by Karima Parry and Ginger Moro), PLASTIC JEWELRY OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: IDENTIFICATION & VALUE GUIDE, Collector Books, Paducah, KY, (2003), B&W and color illustrations, 237pp, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 157432327X, (Order No: 65025 ), $17.50

7. Ball, Joanne Dubbs, COSTUME JEWELERS: THE GOLDEN AGE OF DESIGN - REVISED & EXPANDED 3RD EDITION, Schiffer Publishing, West Chester, PA, (2000), color illustrations, 205pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0764310844 "Filled with personal glimpses of that elite core of 20th century men and women who were responsible for establishing the costume jewelry industry in the US.", (Order No: 3026 ), $20.00

8. Ball, Joanne Dubbs; and, Torem, Dorothy Hehl, MASTERPIECES OF COSTUME JEWELRY, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (1996), color illustrations, 208pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0887409008, (Order No: 65110 ), $20.00

9. Bassman, Theda (photography by Gene Balzer), THE BEAUTY OF HOPI JEWELRY, Kiva Publishing, Inc., Santa Fe, NM, (1993), color illustrations, 59pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 1885772017 Explores the unique style of Hopi Indian jewelry making., (Order No: 48862 ), $7.00

10. Battle, Dee and Lesser, Alayne, THE BEST OF BAKELITE & OTHER PLASTIC JEWELRY, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (1996), color illustrations, 160pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0887409016, (Order No: 65000 ), $20.00

11. Bauver, Robert, NAVAJO AND PUEBLO EARRINGS 1850-1945 - COLLECTED BY ROBERT V. GALLEGOS, Rio Grande Books, Albuquerque, NM, (2007), color illustrations, 113pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 978189068970X Explains and illustrates the different types of Native American earrings and the types of materials used., (Order No: 57816 ), $10.00

12. Becker, Vivienne, FABULOUS COSTUME JEWELRY: HISTORY OF FANTASY AND FASHION IN JEWELS, Schiffer Publishing, Ltd., Atglen, PA, (1993), B&W and color ill., 232pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0887405312 An authoritative and comprehensive study of costume jewelry, tracing its development from 18th-century splendor, through the whimsy of the Victorian era and subsequent Edwardian elegance, to Coco Chanel and the New Romantics of the 1980s. Price Guide Laid in., (Order No: 18294 ), $20.00

13. Bedinger, Margery, INDIAN SILVER: NAVAJO AND PUEBLO JEWELERS, Univ. of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, NM, (1973), B&W and color illustrations, 264pp, very good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0826302734, (Order No: 65042 ), $8.00

14. Bell, C. Jeanenne, COLLECTOR'S ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HAIRWORK JEWELRY: IDENTIFICATION & VALUES, Collector Books, Paducah, KY, (1998), B&W and color illustrations, 336pp, very good++, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 1574320491 Contents include: Why It Was Made; How It Was Made; What Makes It Valuable; What It Is Worth; Palette-Worked Brooches; Table-Worked Brooches; Necklaces; Earrings; Sets; Bracelets; Rings; Pendants, Lockets, and Chains; Miscellaneous Pieces; Watch Chains; Catalog Pages; Hairworked Revisited; Sources; Glossary; Bibliography; End Notes., (Order No: 52358 ), $60.00

15. Bennett, Edna Mae, TURQUOISE AND THE INDIAN, The Swallow Press Inc., Chicago, IL, (1970) rev 2nd, B&W and color illustrations, 152pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0804002983 Contents include: Technically Speaking; The First Reports of Turquoise by the Spanish; The Indian Miners; The Mines; The Indian Lapidaries; Contemporary Jewelry; Pawn; Jewelry Today; The Many Meanings of Turquoise; Archeology; Bibliography., (Order No: 49185 ), $6.00

16. Bianchi, Robert Steven, FABERGE: IMPERIAL CRAFTSMAN AND HIS WORLD EXHIBITION ALBUM, Booth-Clibborn Editions, London, (2000), B&W and color ill., 95pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 1861542046 The largest exhibition ever presented of the legendary jeweler and goldsmith, Peter Carl Faberge, features masterpieces on loan from more than 30 of the world's most prestigious private collections and museums., (Order No: 31711 ), $5.00

17. Borel, France (text by); Taylor, John Bigelow (photographs by) (translated from the French by I. Mark Paris), THE SPLENDOR OF ETHNIC JEWELRY: FROM THE COLETTE AND JEAN-PIERRE GHYSELS COLLECTION, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, (1994), color illustrations, 256pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0810944537 Among the world's finest private collections of ethnic jewelry, published here for the first time is the Ghysels Collection., (Order No: 57950 ), $50.00

18. Bradford, E. D. S., CONTEMPORARY JEWELLERY AND SILVER DESIGN, Heywood & Company, Ltd., London, (1950), B&W and color illustrations, 134pp, good+ w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), Contents include: Silver Designers at Work in Britain Today; Design in Tea and Coffee Services; The Relationship Between Design and Manufacture; Gem- Set Jewellery Motifs; World of the Small-Worker; Styles in Costume Jewellery; New Methods and Techniques; and, Jewellery and the Wearer., (Order No: 58786 ), $20.00

19. Branson, Oscar T. (design, color coordination and jewelry arrangments by Ethel Branson), TURQUOISE: THE GEM OF THE CENTURIES, Treasure Chest Publications, Tucson, AZ, (1976) 4th ptg, color illustrations, 62pp, fine, wraps (softcover), In this book, the emphasis has been placed on the turquoise itself rather than on the jewelry. The jewelry shown is simple in design and was chosen to display the turquoise to its best advantage., (Order No: 17229 ), $8.00

20. Brenner, Robert, CELLULOID: COLLECTIBLES FROM THE DAWN OF PLASTICS, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (1999), B&W and color illustrations, 208pp, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover) new copy, ISBN 0764308335, (Order No: 65035 ), $17.50

21. Brown, Marcia "Sparkles", UNSIGNED BEAUTIES OF COSTUME JEWELRY: IDENTIFICATION & VALUES, Collector Books, Paducah, KY, (2000), color illustrations, 270pp, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover) "new copy", ISBN 157432182X, (Order No: 64995 ), $10.00

22. Brown, Marcia "Sparkles", SIGNED BEAUTIES OF COSTUME JEWELRY: IDENTIFICATION & VALUES, Collector Books, Paducah, KY, (2002), color illustrations, 270pp, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover) "new copy", ISBN 1574322885, (Order No: 64996 ), $14.50

23. Brown, Marcia "Sparkles", SIGNED BEAUTIES OF COSTUME JEWELRY VOLUME II: IDENTIFICATION & VALUES, Collector Books, Paducah, KY, (2004), color illustrations, 175pp, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover) "new copy", ISBN 1574323679, (Order No: 64997 ), $12.50

24. Brunialti, Carla Ginelli and Brunialti, Roberto, A TRIBUTE TO AMERICA: COSTUME JEWELRY 1935-1950, Edita, Milan, (2002), B&W and color illustrations, 229pp, fine, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 65051 ), $125.00

25. Brunialti, Carla Ginelli and Brunialti, Roberto, AMERICAN COSTUME JEWELRY 1935-1950, Edizioni Gabriele Mazzotta, Milano, (1997), B&W and color illustrations, 299pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 8820212560, (Order No: 65052 ), $100.00

26. Brynner, Irena, MODERN JEWELRY - DESIGN AND TECHNIQUE, Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., New York, (1968) 7th ptg, B&W illustrations, 95pp, very good, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0442211414 Aurhor "approaches the reader as an individual sharing her experiences as designer and craftsman., (Order No: 52516 ), $6.00

27. Burkholz, Matthew L., and Kaplan, Linda Lichtenberg, COPPER ART JEWELRY: A DIFFERENT LUSTRE, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., West Chester, PA, (1992), color illustrations, 160pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0887404197, (Order No: 63706 ), $40.00

28. Cannizzaro, Maria Teresa, BRILLANTI ILLUSIONI: PICCOLA GUIDA ALLA PRODUZIONE DELLA BIGIOTTERIA AMERICANA NEL NOVECENTO, Edizioni Essegi, Italy, (2000), B&W and color ill., 64pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 8871892666 Written in Italian, but a must for Kenneth Jay Lane collectors!, (Order No: 32811 ), $30.00

29. Cannizzaro, Maria Teresa (edited by Lucille Tempesta; translated in English by Anne Keefe Ferraro), BRILLANTI ILLUSIONI: PICCOLA GUIDA ALLA PRODUZIONE DELLA BIGIOTTERIA AMERICANA, Dives Edizioni, Genova, Italy, (2002), B&W and color ill., 96pp, fine, wraps (softcover), Italian with English translation. This book presents the geographical, historical and cultural aspects that explain why the American costume jewelry industry was centered in the area of Providence, Rhode Island. It was here that the great American designer, Kenneth Jay Lane, studied. The photographs in this book showcase Kenneth Jay Lane's creations. A must for the Kenneth Jay Lane aficionado!, (Order No: 36524 ), $20.00

30. Cera, Deanna Farneti (edited by) (essays by Vivienne Becker; Nicoletta Bocca; Gerda Buxbaum; Melissa Gabardi; et al), JEWELS OF FANTASY: COSTUME JEWELRY OF THE 20TH CENTURY, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, (1992), 633 ill. incl. 500 in color, 408pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0810931788 February 22, 1991, was the opening day of "Jewels of Fantasy--Fashion Jewellry of the Twentieth Century" at the Museo Teatrale alla Scala in Milan. It was the world's first comprehensive traveling exhibition of important European and American costume jewelry of the twentieth century. There were approximately 610 pieces of extraordinary costume jewelry on loan from museums, public institutions, and private collectors, including Gianni Versace, Christian Lacroix, and leading dealers from Europe and the United States. Chanel, Schiaparelli, Dior, Trifari, Coro, Eisenberg, Kenneth Jay Lane, Miriam Haskell, Marcel Boucher, and other important designers were represented, tracing the impact of social, economic, and historical influences on their designs. What was most interesting to collectors and admirers of costume jewelry was that this exhibition and corresponding book legitimized nonprecious jewelry as an art form worthy of worldwide recognition. Cited; "JEWELS OF FANTASY is unquestionably the most important of all reference books on costume jewelry," and; thus, an IMPORTANT COSTUME JEWELRY REFERENCE BOOK for your library., (Order No: 21721 ), $100.00

31. Christie's, VINTAGE COUTURE BY KENNETH JAY LANE - AUCTION CATALOG, MONDAY, APRIL 9, 2001; WITH PRICES REALIZED LAID IN, Christie's, New York, 2001, wonderful color plates, 72pp, fine, wraps (softcover), In the introduction, "K.J.L. KING OF FAUX," to this auction catalog, Mary McFadden tells us that "K.J.L. is an explorer of the imagination, " that, "Kenny is inspired by the great jewelers of our time." If you admire costume jewelry you will appreciate this catalogue, and if you admire Kenneth J. Lane, this catalogue is a must to view the variety of styles and periods that this master has created in "faux." The auction was an experience, the preview party divine, but even if you could not attend in person, all the pleasures can be savored with this MUST HAVE catalog., (Order No: 30605 ), $40.00

32. Clarke, Alison J., TUPPERWARE: THE PROMISE OF PLASTIC IN 1950S AMERICA, Smithsonian Institution Pr., Washington, DC, (1999), B&W illustrations, 241pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1560988274, (Order No: 65041 ), $8.00

33. Clements, Monica Lynn and Clements, Patricia Rosser, CAMEOS: CLASSICAL TO COSTUME - WITH VALUE GUIDE, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (1998), color illustrations, 224pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0764304267, (Order No: 63980 ), $40.00

34. Cologni, Franco and Nussbaum, Eric, PLATINUM BY CARTIER: TRIUMPHS OF THE JEWELERS' ART, Harry N. Abrams, Publishers, New York, (1996), B&W and color illustrations, 279pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0810937387, (Order No: 63358 ), $40.00

35. Culme, John and Rayner, Nicholas, THE JEWELS OF THE DUCHESS OF WINDSOR, The Vendome Press, New York, (1987), B&W and color illustrations, 224pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0865650896, (Order No: 64991 ), $35.00

36. Curran, Mona, COLLECTING ANTIQUE JEWELLERY, Emerson Books, Inc., New York, (1970), B&W illustrations, 153pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) EX-LIB, (Order No: 3933 ), $5.00

37. de Plata, Maestros, WILLIAM SPRATLING AND THE MEXICAN SILVER RENAISSANCE, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, (2002), B&W and color illustrations, 280pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0810932482, (Order No: 63291 ), $175.00

38. Delivorrias, Angelos, GREEK TRADITIONAL JEWELRY - BENAKI MUSEUM, "MELISSA" Publishing House, Athens, Greece, (1980), B&W and color illustrations, 56pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 63430 ), $25.00

39. DiNoto, Andrea, ART PLASTIC DESIGNED FOR LIVING, Abbeville Press Publishers, New York, (1984), B&W and color illustrations, 228pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) owner's bookplate, ISBN 0896594378, (Order No: 65027 ), $14.50

40. Eleuteri, Lodovica Rizzoli; Massinelli, Annamaria; Parenti, Alessandro, TWENTIETH-CENTURY JEWELRY - ART NOUVEAU TO MODERN DESIGN, Electa/Abbeville, Milan/New York, (1994), color illustrations, 149pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1558597751, (Order No: 64936 ), $25.00

41. Ellman, Barbara, THE WORLD OF FASHION JEWELRY, Aunt Louise Imports, Highland Park, IL, (1986), B&W illustrations, 212pp, very good, wraps (softcover) small crease on front cover, ISBN 0961665203 Small crease on front cover., (Order No: 65138 ), $10.00

42. English, Helen W. Drutt and Dormer, Peter, JEWELRY OF OUR TIME: ART, ORNAMENT AND OBSESSION, Rizzoli, New York, (1995), 586 ill. with 458 in color, 352pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0847819140 A reference work of contemporary jewelry that has found fresh inspiration, influences from other arts, the use of surprising materials and the desire to make an individual statement or even to tell a story., (Order No: 29764 ), $20.00

43. Falk, Fritz, SCHMUCK-KUNST IM JUGENDSTIL -- ART NOUVEAU JEWELLERY, Arnoldsche, Stuttgart, Germany, (1999), B&W and color illustrations, 144pp, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 3925369848 Text in Germany and English: Includes: Lalique, Fouquet, Gautrait, Gaillard, Vever, Wolfers, Masriera, von Cranach., (Order No: 63704 ), $95.00

44. Frank, Larry (with the assistance of Millard J. Holbrook, III), INDIAN SILVER JEWELRY OF THE SOUTHWEST 1868-1930, New York Graphic Society, Boston, (1978) 1st ed, B&W and color illustrations, 214pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0821207407 This book celebrates the historic silver and turquoise jewelry of the Navajo and Pueblo Indians. Period covered is from when the Navajos were restored to their homeland in 1868, to 1930 when tourist demand and mass production ended the innovative first phase of the craft. First published in 1978., (Order No: 7704 ), $15.00

45. Fraquet, Helen, AMBER, Butterworths, London, (1987), B&W and color illustrations, 176pp, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 0408030801 Helen Fraquet has produced a complete scientific and artistic guide to the material and the pieces produced, covering each historical period in turn up to modern times., (Order No: 43799 ), $20.00

46. Gallina, Jill, CHRISTMAS PINS PAST & PRESENT - COLLECTOR'S IDENTIFICATION AND VALUE GUIDE, Collector Books, Paducah, KY, (1996), color illustrations, 125pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0891456678, (Order No: 64934 ), $10.00

47. Gere, Charlotte, VICTORIAN JEWELRY DESIGN, Henry Regnery Company, Chicago, IL, (1973), B&W illustrations, 285pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 64921 ), $12.50

48. Gerson, Roselyn, LADIES' COMPACTS OF THE NINETEENTH & TWENTIETH CENTURIES, Wallace-Homestead Book Co., Radnor, PA, (1989) 1st ed, 1253 specimens illustrated, 228pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0870695231 The first book devoted solely to ladies' compacts exploring history of cosmetic containers from ancient Egyptian kohl-pots on onyx and alabaster, to the multicompartmented gilt and enamel vanities of the modern era. Includes patents, specialty containers, manufacturing information, glossary, bibliography, and value guide. Twenty color plates with 183 compacts illustrated besides the B&W illustrations., (Order No: 10838 ), $25.00

49. Goldberg, Michael J., COLLECTIBLE PLASTIC KITCHENWARE AND DINNERWARE 1935-1965, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, Atglen, PA, (1995), B&W and color illustrations, 190pp, fine, wraps (softcover) - New Copy, ISBN 0887408435, (Order No: 65037 ), $12.00

50. Gordon, Angie, TWENTIETH CENTURY COSTUME JEWELLERY (TWENTIETH CENTURY COSTUME JEWELRY -- AMERICAN SPELLING) - VALUE GUIDE LAID IN, Adasia International, London, (1990), color illustrations, 247pp, index, good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 962751702X Designers include; Miriam Haskell, Chanel, Schiaparelli, Hattie Carnegie, Nettie Rosenstein, Trifari, Coro, Weiss, Hobe, Eisenberg, Mazer, Boucher, McClelland Barclay, Napier, Joseff, Authentics, Christian Dior, Kenneth J. Lane. NOTE - we have also put the title with the American spelling of Jewelry, as some folks have told us they were searching for this book with that spelling., (Order No: 17804 ), $37.50

51. Greindl, Gabriele (introduction by Dominica Volkert) (translated from the German by Laura Lindgren), GEMS OF COSTUME JEWELRY, Abbeville Press, New York, (1991), color illustrations, 260pp, fine w/very+ good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1558592075, (Order No: 65039 ), $15.00

52. Henzel, S. Sylvia, OLD COSTUME JEWELRY, A COLLECTOR'S DREAM WITH PRICES, Wallace-Homestead Book Co., Des Moines, IA, (1978), B&W and color illustrations, 51pp, very good, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0870692283, (Order No: 39736 ), $6.00

53. Henzel, S. Sylvia, COLLECTIBLE COSTUME JEWELRY: ID AND VALUE GUIDE - THIRD EDITION, Krause Publications, Iola, WI, (1997), color illustrations, 120pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0870697625, (Order No: 65139 ), $6.00

54. Izard, Mary Jo, WOODEN JEWELRY AND NOVELTIES - WITH PRICE GUIDE, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (1998), color illustrations, 160pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0764305409, (Order No: 64919 ), $15.00

55. Jargstorf, Sibylle, BAUBLES, BUTTONS AND BEADS: THE HERITAGE OF BOHEMIA, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, Atglen, PA, (1993), B&W and color illustrations, 176pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0887404677 This beautiful book exposes the jewels, craftsmanship, technological development, and history of Bohemia. With Price Guide at rear of book., (Order No: 48001 ), $25.00

56. Jargstorf, Sibylle, ETHNIC JEWELRY FROM AFRICA, EUROPE AND ASIA, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, Atglen, PA, (2000), color illustrations, 160pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 076431145X, (Order No: 64923 ), $22.50

57. Karpun, Alexei, RUSSIAN JEWELLERY: MID 19TH CENTURY - 20TH CENTURY, Beresta, Moscow, 1994, color illustrations, 196pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 5746000027 The album shows that jewellery-making is not just about producing functional pieces of adornment but an independent form of creativity in Russian art as well. The album also introduces readers to a wide range of contemporary artist-jewellers, leaders of Russian jewellery. Text in Russian and English., (Order No: 52022 ), $10.00

58. Keresztury, Peter; Keresztury, Deborah; and, Schiffer, Nancy (signed and inscribed by), ART DECO BAKELITE JEWELRY & BOXES: CUBISM FOR EVERYONE, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (2001), color illustrations, 159pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0764313479, (Order No: 64998 ), $30.00

59. Lane, Kenneth Jay and Miller, Harrice Simons (with a foreword by Suzy; principal photography by John Bigelow Taylor), KENNETH JAY LANE: FAKING IT, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, (1996), 147 ill. incl. 88 in color, 160pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0810935791 In this book the designer tells us in his own words about his remarkable career and equally remarkable life. The entertainment begins as Lane recalls his transformation in the early 1960s from a shoe designer for Christian Dior to his rookie period designing jewelry for Hattie Carnegie. Knowing "everybody" was the best way to build a career, and this bon vivant has been fortunate to combine life and work into one seamless string of delightful adventures, all of them wonderfully told. My late-wife had probably the best collection of Mr. Lane's jewelry and Nancy Schiffer featured her collection in two books., (Order No: 22786 ), $20.00

60. Lefevre, Sophie, JEAN VENDOME: UN DEMI-SIECLE DE CREATION DE BIJOUX CONTEMPORAINS - ARTISTE-JOAILLER - [FRENCH EDITION], Somogy Editions D'Art, Paris, (1999), color illustrations, 168pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 2850563706, (Order No: 63288 ), $485.00

61. Malaguzzi, Silvia, THE PEARL, Rizzoli, New York, (2001), color illustrations, 223pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0847823644, (Order No: 63478 ), $25.00

62. Mariotti, Gabriella; Ricci, Giovanni (photography by), ALL MY BASKETS: AMERICAN COSTUME JEWELRY - GIOIELLI FANTASIA AMERICANI 1930-1960, Franco Maria Ricci Editore, Milan, Italy, (1996), color illustrations, 71pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 8821639045 Text in English and Italian. A fine presentation of the author's fashion costume jewelry collection., (Order No: 54705 ), $75.00

63. Mauzy, Barbara, BAKELITE IN THE KITCHEN - REVISED AND EXPANDED 2ND EDITION, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (2001), color illustrations, 208pp, fine, wraps (softcover) - new copy, ISBN 0764313797, (Order No: 65036 ), $17.50

64. McConnell, Sophie (text by) (design by Alvin Grossman), METROPOLITAN JEWELRY, MMA/Bulfinch Press Book, New York/Boston, (1991) 1st ed, color ill., 112pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0821218778 Highlights wonderful pieces of jewelry from ancient and modern cultures in every part of the world. Includes fabulous objects that appear in paintings and other works of art., (Order No: 33215 ), $7.50

65. Nankervis, Steve, PLASTIC PASSION, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, Atglen, PA, (2001), color illustrations, 128pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0764312138, (Order No: 65028 ), $16.50

66. Nigam, M. L., INDIAN JEWELLRY, Lustre Press / Roli Books, New Dehli, India, (2001), color illustrations, 96pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 8174360670, (Order No: 63404 ), $10.00

67. Parry, Karima, SHULTZ BAKELITE JEWELRY, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, Atglen, PA, (2002), color illustrations, 160pp, fine, wraps (softcover) - New Copy, ISBN 0764316621, (Order No: 65038 ), $20.00

68. Peacock, John, 20TH CENTURY JEWELRY: THE COMPLETE SOURCEBOOK WITH OVER 1,500 COLOR ILLUSTRATIONS, Thames & Hudson, New York, (2002), B&W and color illustrations, 144pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0500510830, (Order No: 65044 ), $12.50

69. Piero Mainardis de Campo, GIOIE DI HOLLYWOOD - AMERICAN DESIGNERS OF FASHION JEWELRY 1920-1960, Venice Design Art Gallery, Venezia, Italy, 1987, B&W and color illustrations, 82pp, very good+, blue cloth (hardcover) faint corner bump, Text in Italian and English., (Order No: 64484 ), $45.00

70. Pitman, Ann Mitchell, INSIDE THE JEWELRY BOX: A COLLECTOR'S GUIDE TO COSTUME JEWELRY - IDENTIFICATION AND VALUES, Collector Books, Paducah, KY, (2004), color illustrations, 271pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 1574323911, (Order No: 65111 ), $35.00

71. Pullee, Caroline, 20TH CENTURY JEWELLERY, Grange Books, London, (1997), color illustrations, 128pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1840130288, (Order No: 63701 ), $10.00

72. Rezazadeh, Fred, COLLECTIBLE SILVER JEWELRY: IDENTIFICATION AND VALUE GUIDE, Collector Books, Paducah, KY, (2001), color illustrations, 237pp, very good+, pictorial boards (hardcover) faint corner bumps, ISBN 1574321889, (Order No: 65109 ), $25.00

73. Schiffer, Nancy (signed and inscribed by the author), THE POWER OF JEWELRY, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., West Chester, PA, (1988), color illustrations, 272pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by the author, ISBN 088740135X, (Order No: 63477 ), $50.00

74. Schiffer, Nancy N. (signed / inscribed by the author), SILVER JEWELRY DESIGNS: EVALUATING QUALITY - GOOD BETTER BEST, Schiffer Publishing Compnay, Atglen, PA, (1996), color illustrations, 296pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by the author, ISBN 0764300520, (Order No: 63493 ), $40.00

75. Schiffer, Peter N., INDIAN JEWELRY ON THE MARKET, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (1996), color illustrations, 144pp, very good, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0887409385, (Order No: 65108 ), $7.50

76. Schofield, Anne and Fahy, Kevin, AUSTRALIAN JEWELLERY - 19TH AND EARLY 20TH CENTURY, Antique Collectors' Club, Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK, (1990), color illustrations, 286pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1851491457, (Order No: 63401 ), $250.00

77. Shields, Jody, ALL THAT GLITTERS, Rizzoli, New York, (1987), B&W and color illustrations, 190pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0847808688, (Order No: 65045 ), $20.00

78. Singer, Jane Casey, GOLD JEWELRY FROM TIBET AND NEPAL, Thames and Hudson, New York, (1996), B&W and color illustrations, 142pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 050097442X, (Order No: 63384 ), $20.00

79. Snider, Nicholas D., ANTIQUE SWEETHEART JEWELRY, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (1996), color illustrations, 160pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0887409024, (Order No: 64922 ), $12.00

80. Tanenbaum, Carole, FABULOUS FAKES: A PASSION FOR VINTAGE COSTUME JEWELRY, Artisan / Madison Press, New York, (2006), color illustrations, 223pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1579652921, (Order No: 65137 ), $17.50

81. Tennenbaum, Suzanne and Zapata, Janet, THE JEWELED MENAGERIE: THE WORLD OF ANIMALS IN GEMS, Thames & Hudson, New York, (2001), color illustrations, 216pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0500510490, (Order No: 63334 ), $75.00

82. Turnbaugh, William A. and Turnbaugh, Sarah Peabody, INDIAN JEWELRY OF THE AMERICAN SOUTHWEST - WITH VALUE GUIDE, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (1996), B&W and color illustrations, 96pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0887409059, (Order No: 65050 ), $7.50

83. Villoresi, Simonetta, BAGLIORI & COLORI: TRIFARI, CORO, EISENBERG AND COMPANY, Loggia de' Lanzi, Firenze, (1994), color illustrations, 127pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 8881050013 Text in Italian., (Order No: 65046 ), $95.00

84. von Habsburg, Geza (essays by Christopher Forbes, A. Kenneth Snowman, Alexander von Solodkoff, et al), FABERGE, Habsburg, Feldman Editions, Geneva, (1987), B&W and color ill., 359pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0891923912 The first extensive presentation of Faberge originals on the European continent took place in Munich, in an unprecedentedly comprehensive exhibition of jewelry, objets d'art and fantasy pieces, most of which had never before been on public display. This volume includes a complete documentation of that spectacular exhibition., (Order No: 31865 ), $12.50

85. Wasserstrom, Donna and Pina, Leslie, BAKELITE JEWELRY: GOOD - BETTER - BEST, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Atglen, PA, (1997), 175pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0764301225, (Order No: 65022 ), $60.00

86. Wright, Barton (in cooperation with the Indian Arts and Crafts Association), HALLMARKS OF THE SOUTHWEST, Schiffer Publishing Ltd., West Chester, PA, (1989), B&W illustrations, 272pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0887401619 A compendium of Native American artisans. It lists the craftspeople, identifies their tribes, and gives a brief summary on their artistic background., (Order No: 57104 ), $30.00

87. Zapata, Janet, THE JEWELRY AND ENAMELS OF LOUIS COMFORT TIFFANY, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. Pub., New York, (1993), B&W and color illustrations, 176pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0810935066, (Order No: 64990 ), $22.50

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