Historica – Collectibles, Rare Books & More!

Charles Vyvial and Bev Darren

Hi, We’re Bev & Charles from Montreal (West Palm Beach during the winter months).
Established since 1984, we’ve been buying & selling rare and out-of-print books. We also deal in jewelry, art, fine porcelain, plus all manner of decorative art items.

Contact Dealer

(514) 993-5650

bookhunter4u@yahoo.com

Deguire St.
Montreal, Quebec H4L 1L5
Canada

1. MOORCRFT VASE – SIGNED – 8 INCHES HIGH – GRAPES & LEAVES PATTERN – CIRCA 1940 ‘s – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $499

Item Description: MOORCROFT SIGNED VASE MEASURING 8 INCHES TALL x 6 INCHES WIDE, IN THE GRAPES & LEAVES PATTERN. THIS ITEM IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITHOUT ANY CHIPS, CRACKS, CRAZING OR REPAIRS.

2. PABLO PICASSO – ART PORTFOLIO w/16 FACSIMILE DRAWINGS – PUBLISHED 1952 – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $300

Item Description: PICASSO – DESSINS, by PAUL ELUARD. PUBLISHED IN 1952, LES EDITIONS BRAUN & CIE., 18 RUE LOUIS LE GRAND, PARIS. THIS BOOK CONTAINS 16 FACSIMILE DRAWINGS BY PICASSO DATING FROM 1942 TO 1944. THE BOOK MEASURES 9-7/8″h X 12-1/4″w. CONDITION IS VERY GOOD PLUS.

3. HEREND CACHE-POT – 4-3/4″ TALL – QUEEN VICTORIA BOUQUET PATTERN – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $199

Item Description: HEREND – MADE IN HUNGARY – CACHE POT MEASURES 4-3/4″ h x 6″ w, QUEEN VICTORIA BOUQUET PATTERN. THIS ITEM IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITHOUT ANY CHIPS, CRACKS, CARZING OR REPAIRS.

4. ROYAL CROWN DERBY IMARI PEDESTAL SERVING DISH – 9″ X 9″ – MADE IN ENGLAND – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $399

Item Description: ROYAL CROWN DERBY IMARI PEDESTAL SERVING DISH. MEASURES 9″ x 9″, ALMOST 12″ CORNER TO CORNER. MADE IN ENGLAND, THIS DISH IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITHOUT ANY CHIPS, CRACKS, CRAZING OR REPAIRS. NO AGE STATEMANT STAMP VISIBLE.

5. HEREND PORCELAIN – MADONNA w/CHILD FIGURINE – 14.5″ TALL – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $199

Item Description: HEREND PORCELAIN MADONNA WITH CHILD FIGURINE STANDS 14.5 INCHES TALL. MADE IN HUNGARY, THIS STATUE IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITHOUT ANY CHIPS, CRACKS OR REPAIRS.

6. THE DECORATION AND RENOVATION OF THE HOME -CIRCA 1920’s – COLOR ILLUSTRATED – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $149

Item Description: THE DECORATION AND RENOVATION OF THE HOME by ARTHUR SEYMOUR JENNINGS. PUBLISHED CIRCA 1920’s BY TRADE PAPERS PUBLISHING CO., LTD., LONDON, W.C.1., ENGLAND.
A practical handbook for house owners and tenants, architects, decorators and others, with 14 coloured plates, showing 89 harmonious colour schemes for wall decoration, etc., and many illustrations in the text.
The plates are nearly all prepared with the actual material – washable water paint, flat oil paint and flat enamel – by being applied to paper which has been cut up and stuck down to form the 14 different plates.
THIS IS AN ORIGINAL EDITION FROM THE 1920’s, NOT A REPRINT-ON-DEMAND OR FACSIMILE COPY.

7. HISTORY OF THE WEST INDIES 1801-1819 – 5 VOL w/MAPS & ENGRAVINGS – FREE SHIPPING

 

‚ÄčItem Price: $499

Item Description: THE HISTORY, CIVIL & COMMERCIAL, OF THE BRITISH WEST INDIES, by BRYAN EDWARDS. 5 VOLUMES COMPLETE. VOLUMES 1 TO 3 ARE FROM THE THIRD EDITION PUBLISHED BY JOHN STOCKDALE, LONDON, ENGLAND, 1801, WITH ALL ILLUSTRATED ENGRAVINGS AND MAPS PRESENT. VOLUMES 4 & 5 ARE FROM THE FIFTH EDITION, WITH A CONTINUATION TO PRESENT TIMES, PUBLISHED IN LONDON, ENGLAND, 1819, by WHITTAKER.

8. JOAN MIRO ORIGINAL COLOR LITHOGRAPH – 22″w X 11″h – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $399

Item Description: ORIGINAL COLOR LITHOGRAPH BY JOAN MIRO (1893-1983), PUBLISHED BY MAEGHT EDITEUR, PARIS, FRANCE, 1973. THE IMAGE MEASURES 22″ WIDE X 11″ HIGH, AND THE FRAME MEASURES 28.5″ WIDE X 21″ HIGH.
**THIS IS AN AUTHENTIC ORIGINAL COLOR LITHOGRAPH, NOT A REPRODUCTION, PHOTOCOPY OR FACSIMILE OF ANY KIND**
DO NOT HESITATE TO CALL ME IF YOU REQUIRE ANY CLARIFICATION REGARDING THIS GENUINE PIECE OF ART.

9. HEREND – LARGE CLAW-FOOTED VASE – 7.5″ TALL – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $249

Item Description: HEREND LARGE CLAW FOOTED VASE/CACHE POT. MADE IN HUNGARY, THIS VASE STANDS 7.5″ TALL x 8″ WIDE. IT IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITHOUT ANY CHIPS, CRACKS, CRAZING OR REPAIRS.

10. HISTORY OF UPPER & LOWER CANADA… 1839 – 3 VOL ILLUS. – 6 MAPS – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $149

Item Description: AN HISTORICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE 3 VOLUME ACCOUNT OF BRITISH AMERICA; COMPREHENDING CANADA UPPER & LOWER (ONTARIO & QUEBEC), NOVA SCOTIA, NEW BRUNSWICK, NEWFOUNDLAND, PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND, THE BERMUDAS, AND THE FUR COUNTRIES… by HUGH MURRAY. WITH ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE NATURAL HISTORY by JAMES WILSON. PUBLISHED IN EDINBURGH by OLIVER & BOYD, 1839. INCLUDES 6 MAPS & 10 ENGRAVINGS. BOUND IN CLOTH WITH TITLES ON LEATHER ATTACHED TO THE SPINES. OVERALL CONDITION IS VERY GOOD PLUS. ONE MAP IS LOOSE AS SEEN IN THE PHOTOS. VOL 1 – 352pp; VOL 2 – 356pp; VOL 3 – 388pp.

11. BEAR INUIT STONE SCULPTURE – NOAH MEEKO – NUNAVUT – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $249

Item Description: INUIT BEAR SOAPSTONE SCULPTURE by NOAH MEEKO (1928-2004). THIS ARTIST IS FROM SANIKILUAQ, NUNAVUT, NEAR NUNAVIK QUEBEC (BELCHER ISLANDS). THIS SCULPTURE STANDS 4-3/4 INCHES TALL x 7 INCHES LONG x 2-1/2 INCHES THICK. CONDITION OF THE SCULPTURE IS EXCELLENT.
NOAH MEEKO WAS AN ACCOMPLISHED SCUPLTOR AND PRINTMAKER. HIS WORKS ARE HELD IN PROMINENT MUSEUMS ACROSS THE COUNTRY. HE WAS AWARDED FIRST PRIZE IN FUGURATIVE EXPRESSION AT THE 1987 INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION IN FINLAND. HE WAS ALSO KNOWN FOR SNOW SCULPTING AND REPRESENTED NUNAVIK AT THE 1992 OLYMPICS IN ALBERTVILLE FRANCE WHERE HE DEMONSTRATED HIS SNOW SCULPTING SKILLS.

12. ¬†HEREND 4″ TALL CLAW FOOTED VASE-CACHE POT – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $99

Item Description: HEREND – MADE IN HUNGARY – MEASURES 4 INCH TALL x 4 INCH WIDE – A FINE PORCELAIN CLAW FOOTED VASE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION.

13. 18ct. GOLD COCKTAIL RING WITH GREEN ENAMEL HIGHLIGHT – UNIQUE JEWELRY – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $599

Item Description: 18ct. GOLD EVENING COCKTAIL RING WITH GREEN ENAMEL HIGHLIGHTING. IT MEASURES 3/4 INCH IN DIAMETER WHICH IS ROUGHLY A SIZE 7 IN CANADA & US.
THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL PIECE OF ESTATE JEWELRY!

14. 14ct GOLD BRACELET – 8 INCHES LONG – SOLID CLASP WITH SAFETY -FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $699

Item Description: 14ct. GOLD 8-INCH BRACELET IN EXCELLENT CONDITION – SOLID CLASP WITH SAFETY. BEAUTIFUL & UNIQUE ESTATE JEWELRY.

15. LLADRO FINE PORCELAIN FIGURINE – YOUNG BOY WITH PUPPY – 7.5″ TALL – FREE SHIPPING

Item Price: $99

Item Description: LLADRO – MADE IN SPAIN – FINE PORCELAIN FIGURINE OF A YOUNG BOY WITH A PUPPY. THIS FIGURINE STAND 7.5 INCHES TALL & IS IN EXCELLENT CONDITION.