The Pleasures of Collecting
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The Pleasures of Collecting

By Gardner Callahan Teall
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Table of Contents
  • THE PLEASURES OF COLLECTING
    • DEAR READER
    • CONTENTS
    • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
  • THE PLEASURES OF COLLECTING
    • CHAPTER I THE PLEASURES OF COLLECTING
    • CHAPTER II COLLECTORS OF YESTERDAY
    • CHAPTER III AMERICAN TABLES
    • CHAPTER IV TEA AND ANTIQUITY
    • CHAPTER V CUP-PLATES
    • CHAPTER VI CHINTZ
    • CHAPTER VII PEWTER
    • CHAPTER VIII SAMPLERS
    • CHAPTER IX WAX PORTRAITS
    • CHAPTER X HAND-WOVEN COVERLETS
    • CHAPTER XI CHAIRS
    • CHAPTER XII ENGLISH DRINKING-GLASSES
    • CHAPTER XIII STUART EMBROIDERIES
    • CHAPTER XIV DELFT
    • CHAPTER XV EARLY DESK FURNITURE
    • CHAPTER XVI CHELSEA
    • CHAPTER XVII WEDGWOOD
    • CHAPTER XVIII SAVING THE PIECES
    • CHAPTER XIX LOUNGING FURNITURE
    • CHAPTER XX SHEFFIELD PLATE
    • CHAPTER XXI STRAW MARQUETERIE
    • CHAPTER XXII CONSOLES
    • CHAPTER XXIII SÈVRES PORCELAIN
    • CHAPTER XXIV EUROPEAN ENAMELS
      • COLORS AND PERIODS
    • CHAPTER XXV THE ROMANCE OF A POTTER: BERNARD PALISSY
    • CHAPTER XXVI ITALIAN MAIOLICA
    • CHAPTER XXVII GLASS OF A THOUSAND FLOWERS
    • CHAPTER XXVIII ANTIQUES OF PERSIA AND OF INDIA
    • CHAPTER XXIX CHINESE PORCELAINS
    • CHAPTER XXX CHINESE AND JAPANESE LACQUER
    • CHAPTER XXXI CHINESE SNUFF-BOTTLES
    • CHAPTER XXXII CLOISONNÉ ENAMELS OF CHINA AND JAPAN
    • CHAPTER XXXIII JAPANESE SWORD-GUARDS
    • CHAPTER XXXIV MEDALLIC ART
    • CHAPTER XXXV ENGRAVED GEMS
    • CHAPTER XXXVI FRAUDULENT ART OBJECTS
    • BIBLIOGRAPHY
    • INDEX
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