Category Archives: Liza Calvert Hall – Obenchain/McMillan Collection

Private Collection of the Calvert Hall-Obenchain/McMillan Family

The Epic of America by JT Adams

The Epic of America by JT Adams. PRESENTING A RARE EARLY EDITION hardback copy of The Epic of America by James Truslow Adams, Illustrated by M.J. Gallagher, Published by Little, Brown and Company of Boston in 1932. This RARE book is in good condition for its age….. some very minor ‘knicks’ on the edges of the hardcover….some…

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Poetic Works of Coleridge Edited by William B. Scott

Poetic Works of Coleridge Edited by William B. Scott. PRESENTING A RARE EDITION hardback copy of The Poetical Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge Edited with an Introductory Memoir and Illustrations by William B. Scott, London, George Routledge and Sons, The Broadway, Ludgate. New York: 416 Broome Street, from 1874. This RARE book has some condition issues…

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Plantation Parade by Kane First Edition

Plantation Parade by Kane First Edition. PRESENTING A RARE FIRST EDITION hardback copy of Plantation Parade  – The Grand Manner in Louisiana by Harnett T. Kane (with Illustrations)from 1945. This RARE book is in fair condition for its age….. some very minor ‘knicks’ on the edges of the hardcover….spine slightly loose. The book is a FIRST…

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When Winter Comes to Main Street by Overton

When Winter Comes to Main Street by Overton. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE FIRST EDITION hardback copy of When Winter Comes to Main Street by Grant Overton from 1922. This RARE book is in very Good condition for its age….. some very minor ‘knicks’ on the edges of the hardcover. The book is a FIRST EDITION!!…

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Oeuvres Completes de Moliere by Poquelin 1845

Oeuvres Completes de Moliere by Poquelin 1845. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE  hardback copy of Oeuvres Completes de Moliere by Jean- Baptiste Poquelin,  H. Morel, Editeur, 24 Rue Vieille-Du-Temple –1845. This RARE book is in fair condition for its age….. some minor ‘knicks’ on the edges of the hardcover….. some foxing to the paper.   AS…

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Stories of Old Kentucky by Purcell

Stories of Old Kentucky by Purcell. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE FIRST EDITION AND SIGNED hardback copy of Stories of Old Kentucky by Martha Grassham Purcell from 1915. This RARE book is in Good condition for its age….. some very minor ‘knicks’ on the edges of the hardcover….. small crack on the back cover. The book…

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History of Muhlenberg County by Rothert

History of Muhlenberg County by Rothert. PRESENTING AN EXTREMELY RARE FIRST EDITION AND SIGNED hardback copy of The History of Muhlenberg County by Otto A. Rothert from 1913.. This RARE book is in SUPER condition for its age….. some very minor ‘knicks’ on the edges of the hardcover. The book is a SIGNED FIRST EDITION!!…

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Monumental 1920s Solid Walnut Carved Fire Surround

Monumental 1920s Solid Walnut Carved Fire Surround. PRESENTING A STUNNING, HIGH QUALITY and EXTREMELY RARE Early 20th Century (Nouveau/Deco Era) Monumental 1920’s Solid Walnut Carved Fire Surround…..from circa 1925-30. The Fire Surround is made of solid walnut with a GORGEOUS NATURAL PATINA, with an indented top, large shelf, vine leaf carving on the front panel,…

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Deco Era Nina Claiborne Handpainted Mirror

Deco Era Nina Claiborne Handpainted Mirror. PRESENTING a  UNIQUE Art Deco Era hand-painted mirror by Dallas Interior Design Legend……..NINA CLAIBORNE…… circa 1930. This Mirror is in SUPERB ORIGINAL CONDITION. It was custom designed and hand-gilded and hand-painted by Nina Claiborne for the Obenchain Family when they built their Mansion on Armstrong Parkway in Highland Park,…

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19C Ohio Shaker Drop Leaf Table

19C Ohio Shaker Drop Leaf Table. PRESENTING a  VERY RARE Mid-19th Century Cherrywood Drop Leaf Table…..made by the SHAKERS in the Ohio River Valley area circa 1860. This table is in SUPERB ORIGINAL CONDITION. It was acquired by Major William Alexander Obenchain before the Civil War. Major Obenchain was formerly of Virginia and later served…

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