Twelve (12) Tennessee, Kentucky, and Ohio art and antiquity related books. 1st item: THE ART AND MYSTERY OF TENNESSEE FURNITURE AND ITS MAKERS THROUGH 1850, by Nathan Harsh and Derita Coleman Williams, published by the Tennessee Historical Society, Nashville, 1988. Octavo, 344 pages with photographic illustrations, hardbound in brown cloth with gilt blind stamp to front cover, gilt lettering to spine, marbled endpapers. Includes original dust jacket. 11 1/4" H x 8 3/4" W x 1" D. 2nd item: Author Signed COLLECTING KENTUCKY 1790-1860 by Genevieve Baird Lancer and Libby Turner Howard, published by Cherry Valley Publications LLC, Prospect, 2013. Quarto, 344 pages including photographic images, hardbound in tan cloth with gilt lettering to front cover and spine. Includes original dust jacket and off white ribbon bookmark. Signed by both authors to title page. 12 1/4" H x 10 1/4" W x 1 1/2" D. 3rd item: TENNESSEE SILVERSMITHS, The Frank L. Horton Series, by Benjamin H. Caldwell, Jr., published by The Museum of Early Decorative Arts (MESDA), Winston-Salem, 1988. Octavo, 216 pages including photographic images, hardbound in blue cloth with gilt silver lettering to spine, grey end papers. Includes original pictorial dust jacket wrapped in plastic. 11 1/2" H x 9" W x 1" D. 4th item: ART OF TENNESSEE, Frist Center for the Visual Arts exhibition catalog, curated by Benjamin H. Caldwell, Jr., et al., 2003. Quarto, 376 pages including photographic images, hardbound in black cloth with gilt lettering to front cover and spine, navy blue end papers. Includes original pictorial dust jacket. 12 1/2" H x 10 3/8" W x 1 3/8" D. 5th-6th items: OHIO FURNITURE MAKERS: 1790 to 1845, Vol. I, by Jane Sikes Hageman, and 1790 to 1860, Vol. II, by Jane Sikes Hageman and Edward M. Hageman, published by Ohio Furniture Makers, Terrace Park, circa 1980's. Octavos, 421 total pages including photographic images, hardbound in red cloth with gilt lettering to front covers and spines. Includes original dust jackets. 11 1/4" H x 9" W x 3/4" D. 7th item: BY SHAKER HANDS by June Sprigg, published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1975. Quarto paperback, 212 pages including illustrations, softcover, bound in a light brown pictorial wrapper. 12" H x 9 1/8" W x 1" D. 8th item: INNER LIGHT: THE SHAKER LEGACY, photographs by Linda Butler, text by June Sprigg, published by Alfred A. Knopf, 1985. Octavo paperback, 58 photographic images with additional text, softcover, bound in a light grey pictorial wrapper. 11 5/8" H x 10 1/8" W x 1/2" D. 9th item: Author Signed and Inscribed ART & FURNITURE OF EAST TENNESSEE: The Inaugural Exhibit of the Museum of East Tennessee History by Namuni Hale Young, published by The East Tennessee Historical Society, Knoxville, 1997. Octavo paperback, 113 pages including photographic images, softcover, bound in a stiff grey pictorial wrapper. Author signature with inscription to title page. 11 1/8" H x 8 5/8" W x 1/2" D. 10th item: Author Signed WILLIAMSON COUNTY: MORE THAN A GOOD PLACE TO LIVE by Rick Warwick, published by Panacea Press, 2005. Octavo, 215 pages including photographic images, hardbound in brown coated cloth with black lettering to front cover, pictorial end papers. Includes original dust jacket. Author signature and inscription to title page. 11 3/8" H x 9" W x 7/8" D. 11th item: THE TUTTLE MUDDLE: AN INVESTIGATION OF A KENTUCKY CASE-ON FRAME FURNITURE GROUP exhibition catalog, published by the Headley-Whitney Museum, Lexington, 2000. Octavo paperback, 76 pages including photographic images, softcover, bound in an off white pictorial wrapper. 9" H x 6 1/8" W x 1/4" D. 12th item: Author Signed and Inscribed BASKETS AND BASKET MAKERS IN IN SOUTHERN APPALACHIA by John Rice Irwin, published by Schiffer Publishing Ltd., Exton, 1982. Octavo paperback, 191 including photographic images, softcover, bound in a multicolor pictorial wrapper. Author signature and inscription to title page. 11 1/8" H x 8 5/8" W x 1/2" D. Provenance: The estate of James (Jimmy) Neely, Smyrna, TN. CONDITION: All items in overall good condition.1st item: Wear, tears, largest 1 1/4", to dust jacket. 3rd item: Slight wear to dust jacket. 4th item: Slight creasing to dust covers near spine. 5th-6th items: Retail stickers to back of dust jackets. Tears, largest 1 1/8", to dust jackets. 7th item: Toning, to pages and wrappers. Some damp staining to wrappers. 8th item: Some damp staining to wrapper. 9th item: Pages separated from spine. 10th item: Crease to back flap of dust jacket. 11th item: Light wear to wrapper. Minute foxing spots to top edge.
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