Antique Pipe Collection
The GBD St Claude Story – JW Cole
This is the history of the Cadogan French Pipe houses.
St Claude refers mainly to C J Verguet Freres also known as Sina GBD St Claude, Maison Ruchon or \\”La Grande Usine\\” and finally as Cadogan France Ltd
First published in Great Britain b y Cadogan Investments Ltd, London.
Hard Back – 199 pages. In Very Good Condition.
The Art of Opium Antiques – Steve Martin
Photographs by Paul Lakatos
ISBN: 10: 974 1122-0
ISBN: 13: 9789749511220
First Published in 2007 by Silkworm Books, Chiang Mai 50200 Thailand. Printed in China.
Publisher: Silkworm Books / Trasvin Publications LP
Number of pages: 128
Weight: 476 g
Dimensions: 216 x 216 x 11 mm
Confessions of a Pipeman – Gary B Schrier
An irreverent guide for today’s pipe-smoking man. With a foreword by Marty Pulvers
Personalised and signed by Gary B Schrier
This book comes with a sketch of Gary Schrier by a street artist at Leicester Square in 2008.
Soft Cover. 90 Pages (ISBN 9780578-00146-3)
An Old Snuff House of Fribourg & Treyer 1720-1920 at the sign of the Rasp & Crown, No. 34 St James’s Haymarket.
Of this Booklet 1,000 copies only have been produced and printed by Donald Macbeth at the Artists Press, Balham, London. January 1921.
Author: George Evans
This Book has some Foxing.
This book is written in Swedish (attached to the book is an English Summary)
This is the story of the tobacco factory in Jakobstad, the present Oy. Ph. U Strengberg & Kini AB written by Professor Oscar Nikula.
The book is in good condition. The cover is slightly torn (see photo)
This well illustrated book was part of the John Adler Collection and is excellent condition.
Written in French it tells of the Marseille Clay Pipe Industry between 1693-1956
Originally dedicated to Mme Vigne and her daughter Simone, last owners of the Bonnard & Sons Factory.
Author: Maurice Raphael
The Christmas Pipe by Richard Carleton Hacker
A Collector’s Celebration of Pipe Smoking at Yuletide
This is a First Edition – a limited printing of which this is 1 of 2,500 copies.
ISBN No. 0-931253-01-2
This book has been personalised as a gift to John Adler and signed by Richard Carleton Hacker.
Merken en merkenrecht van de pijpenmakers in Gouda (printed in Dutch) – D H Duco
Brands and trademark law of the pipe makers in Gouda
A large section of the book consists of a comprehensive list of gouda pipe marks, complete with clear illustrations, the successive owners and the periods in which they were active. This publication offers archaeologists and historians alike the opportunity not only of dating excavated pipes but also of personally identifying them.
Previously part of the John Adler collection of Pipe Books.
Book in Good Condition
Published by Pipe Club of Japan on May 26th commemorating the 35th anniversary of the Pipe Club
This book in Japanese was donated to Mr John Adler for his collection by the President of the Pipe Club of Japan
Enclosed is a letter from a previous president of the Pipe Club Mr Barnabas T Suzuki (Honorary President and representative on the Comite International des Pipe Clubs).
The book is in excellent condition, the sleeve has a few blemishes .