including Thomas, English Candlesticks before 1600, London: Metropolitan Stationary Company Ltd., 1954; Wolfe, Brandy, Balloons, & Lamps: Ami Argand, 1750-1803, Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1999; Dietz, Victorian Lighting: The Dietz Catalogue of 1860, Watkins Glen, NY: American Life Foundation, 1982, signed; and Watkins, Artificial Lighting in America, 1830-1860, Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1952. Hard and soft covers.
Good to near fine condition, having some expected wear to covers, jackets, and pages. Most having ex-library markings, tags, stickers, etc. NOTE: All condition reports are based on general observations only, and are not meant to serve as a detailed analysis of condition. Please contact the department with your specific condition questions.
Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum, Richmond, VA to benefit collections care, preservations, and future acquisitions.