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  • Sulphides -- The Art of Cameo Incrustation, by Paul Jokelson.
  • Publications
  • BKSUL
  • $15

  • Sulphides -- The Art of Cameo Incrustation, by Paul Jokelson. The book provides an extensive history and biography for readers who are not only interested in the beauty of sulphides but in the history of the people they represent. Some of the finest pieces in museums and private collections are represented by over one hundred and fifty illustrations throughout the book, including many in color.
  • Paul Stankard: A Floating World.
  • Publications
  • BKSTFLWD
  • $20

  • Paul Stankard: A Floating World. This is a compendium of essays compiled by the curators at the Museum of Arts & Design in New York as an encomium to Paul Stankard on the occasion of a Stankard exhibit in 2004 at the museum. In addition to much insightful information about the artist, this publication is full of beautiful color photographs.
  • The Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, by John D. Hawley.
  • Publications
  • BKSAND
  • $35

  • The Boston & Sandwich Glass Company, by John D. Hawley. A detailed account of the inception and development of the Massachussets Boston & Sandwich Glass Company founded by Deming Jarves, analysis of the art work and identification guide by the scholar John D. Hawley. c 2017 Paperweight Press. 80 copies 1st printing. 9781945482045
  • Perthshire Paperweights: The Final Years, by Colin & Debby Mahoney and Gary & Marge McClanahan.
  • Publications
  • BKPERTH2
  • $35

  • Perthshire Paperweights: The Final Years, by Colin & Debby Mahoney and Gary & Marge McClanahan. Written as a sequel to "The Complete Guide to Perthshire Paperweights" by the same authors, documenting production between 1968 and 1997, this book traces the factory's history up to the time of its dissolution in 2001. Used in conjuntion with its forerunner, the reader will have complete and comprehensive documentation of all Perthshire designs from start to finish.(Softcover)
  • "The Paperweight Keeper", by Wes Clark.
  • Publications
  • BKKEEPH
  • $20

  • "The Paperweight Keeper” is a delightful children’s book about a child’s first visit to a paperweight gallery. A ride on a train to the Windy City rewards our young friend with a visit to a jewelry box like shop that is chock-a-block with marvelous, shiny, magical glass paperweights. The gallery is presided over by a magical wizard like character, known to all as the Paperweight Keeper, who speaks in rhyme and provides a child’s first introduction to the various styles of paperweights. More than a storybook, "The Paperweight Keeper" is passage to a wonderful world of art and of thoughtful collecting, a dimension full of fantasy and beauty that is a gift for all time. The author, Wes Clark, has provided a special dedication page for each reader. Second edition hardcover.
  • The Paperweight Keeper: His Most Dangerous Adventure...
  • Publications
  • BKKEEP2
  • $15

  • The Paperweight Keeper is at it again. A mysterious glass paperweight is delivered unannounced to his gallery’s doorstep. It isn’t long before our hero is trapped inside the paperweight and must get out soon before something terrible happens. Join sisters, Lexi and Ella, and their friend DJ as the kids help Madame Magarò search for clues while the Paperweight Keeper explores the fantasy worlds within the mysterious glass paperweight. A wonderful adventure filled with hilarious characters, life lessons and joyous fun. Written by Wes Clark.
  • The Art Of Collecting by Art Elder
  • Publications
  • BKELDE
  • $25

  • The Art Of Collecting by Art Elder. "Applying the principles will help to hone our collective collecting skills and to re-focus on an organized and well thought-out plan to help us reach our collecting goals. Novice collectors will benefit using these principles as a guide to help them get started with good habits. Very experienced collectors may find that the principles re-enforce the importance of sound collecting skills and making better -methodical- choices in their collecting."