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Set of seven (7) Southern decorative arts reference books, including the MESDA Journal and Tennessee Potteries. 1st item: Journal of Early Southern Decorative Arts, The Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA) five-issue box set containing: one (1) Winter 1998, Vol. XXIV, Number 2, one (1) Summer 1999, Vol. XXV, Number 1, one (1) Winter 1999, Vol XXV, Number 2, one (1) Winter 2000, Vol XXVI, Number 2, and one (1) Summer 2000, Vol. XXVI, Number 1. Published by Old Salem, Inc., Winston-Salem. Octavo paperback, approximately 140 pages each with lithographic illustrations, softcover, bound in stiff yellow pictorial wrappers, all housed in a yellow pictorial cardboard box. Books approximately 9 1/8" H x 8 1/8" W x 7/8" D. Box - 9 1/2" H x 8 1/4" W x 3 1/4" D. 2nd-3rd items: Two (2) volumes of the book Tennessee Potteries, Pots, and Potters 1790s to 1950, by Samuel D. Smith and Stephen Rogers, 2011. Published by Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Division of Archaeology, Nashville. This two volume set with over 1,000 pages was the result of 35 years of work on the subject by Smith and Rogers. Limited number published. CD-ROM disc intact to Volume II. 10 7/8" H x 8 3/8" W x 1 1/2" D.


All items in overall very good cdonition with normal shelf wear.

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7 Southern Arts Reference Books, incl. MESDA Journal

Estimate $200 - $250Oct 05
Knoxville, TN, USA