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Lladró: Novedades 1.989, Complemento del Catalogo 1.988 - 89
1 Lladró: Novedades 1.989, Complemento del Catalogo 1.988 - 89
80962 Valencia, Spain Lladró Comercial Ordal, S.A. 1988 Softcover Very Good 
A catalog of the fine figurines, lamps, vases and other types of porcelain products bearing the Lladró brand. With color photos throughout. --- In stiff white wraps with Lladró name and symbol on front cover in dark red. --- A nice copy firm and clean but with slight darkening to covers.; Oblong Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); 50 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods (Second Edition), ALLEN, Edward
2 ALLEN, Edward Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods (Second Edition)
80871 New York John Wiley & Sons 1990 0471509116 / 9780471509110 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
5th printing of the second edition of author's weighty comprehensive guide to constuction fundamentals. With drawings by Joseph Iano. All methods of construction techniques are discussed, from simple wood frame buildings to complex steel frames; with chapters on specialties such as roofing and painting. Lavishly enhanced with black & white photos and illustrations. --- In pictorial covers with I. M. Pei building on cover. Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- With light wear to cover edges; prior owner's mark to front paste-down, otherwise a sound, sturdy copy.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); xi, 803 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Gauguin (The Colour Library of Art), ALLEY, Ronald
3 ALLEY, Ronald Gauguin (The Colour Library of Art)
78487 London Hamlyn Publishing Group, Ltd. 1970 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
48 full-color plates present representative examples of the fabulous artwork of the 19th century French painter. The paintings are preceded by a 32-page biographical summary of Paul Gauguin's life. --- Covers in navy textured paper-covered boards with facsimile cover signature and spine titling, both in gilt. Jacket with bright color renderings of the artist's paintings. --- With inked gift inscription on front paste-down. else a bright, firm copy. Jacket with minor rubbing.; Square Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 48 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Die Dresdner Galerie Alte Meister (Old Masters Gallery, Dresden), ALPATOW, Michael W.
4 ALPATOW, Michael W. Die Dresdner Galerie Alte Meister (Old Masters Gallery, Dresden)
81213 Dresden Verkag Der Kunst 1990 3364000158 / 9783364000152 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Stated twenty-third edition of this guide to many of the works exhibited at the Old Masters Gallery of Dresden ("Dresdner Galerie, Alte Meister") in the German language. Contributions by Katharina Scheinfuss and Irina Danilowa. With 243 plates in black & white and color and a 110-page section of text at front of volume describing the following works. Printing on high-quality coated papers. --- In full beige linen-covered boards with titling stamped in gilt and blue on cover, in blue on spine. Jacket with detail from a representative artwork. --- With a hint of soiling to cloth, else a clean, firm, bright copy lacking additional damages. Jacket with a little rubbing to back cover, else bright and in otherwise undamaged.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); 434 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Frederic Remington: The Color of Night, ANDERSON, Nancy K.; SHARPE, William C.; NEMEROV, Alexander
5 ANDERSON, Nancy K.; SHARPE, William C.; NEMEROV, Alexander Frederic Remington: The Color of Night
80191 Washington, D.C./Princeton, New Jersey, National Gallery of Art/Princeton University Press 2003 0691115540 / 9780691115542 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
From the jacket flap: "In the decade preceding his death, Frederic Remington (1861-1909) produced a series of paintings that took as their subject the color of night." This work is a companion piece for an exhibition of these marvelous paintings. With 136 color plates and 24 b&w illustrations. --- In full black cloth-covered hardcovers with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket features Remington works on front and back covers. --- With a strip of light dusty soiling to lower edge of cloth; else a firm, bright, clean copy. Jacket with a little rubbing; else in great shape. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 228 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Barns of Wisconsin, APPS, Jerry (text); STRANG, Allen (illustrations)
6 APPS, Jerry (text); STRANG, Allen (illustrations) Barns of Wisconsin
74427 Madison, Wisconsin Wisconsin Trails 1977 0915024144 / 9780915024148 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
With numerous watercolor and pencil drawings of Wisconsin barns and rural scenes. Text by Mr. Apps details construction and materials used in barns, as well as numerous aspects of rural life in Wisconsin. In nice shape but with some cover corner curling and with prev. owner's inked info. on 1st page. ; 11 in. wide x 8-1/2 in. tall; 143 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Sketches for Friends, ARDIZZONE, Edward
7 ARDIZZONE, Edward Sketches for Friends
79311 Jaffrey, New Hampshire, U.S.A. David R. Godine-Publisher 2002 156792185X / 9781567921854 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Stated first U.S. edition. The much-admired English artist enjoyed adding artistic touches to letters he sent to friends, and this collection displays some of these delightful drawings. With examples throughout in color and black and white, as well as at endpapers. The illustrations were chosen and introduced by Judy Taylor. --- Volume in pictorial yellow covers. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A clean, bright copy lacking interior markings but with a hint of soiling to back cover.; Oblong 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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J.-J. Audubon: The Birds of America, AUDUBON, John James
8 AUDUBON, John James J.-J. Audubon: The Birds of America
79912 Miller Graphics / Crown Publishers, Inc. 1978 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
Many of the famous bird paintings of Audubon are reproduced in this hardcover reprint. Most of the bright color illustrations are full page, and accompanied with Audubon's comments on the various species depicted. --- In full white linen-finished paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with Audubon painting on cover. --- A clean, bright copy without markings. Jacket with small tears to head of spine; otherwise bright and in good shape.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 124 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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People of the Totem  The Indians of the Pacific Northwest, BANCROFT-HUNT, Norman (text); FORMAN, Werner (photos)
9 BANCROFT-HUNT, Norman (text); FORMAN, Werner (photos) People of the Totem The Indians of the Pacific Northwest
74445 New York Peter Bedrick Books 1989 0872261999 / 9780872261990 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The way of life, artifacts, and beliefs of the native peoples of the northwest North American coasts are profiled here. With numerous full color photos by Mr. Forman. In excellent condition, published on quality papers and with clean, unmarked interior. Jacket has minor creases. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 19.50 USD
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Birds:  The Paintings of Terance James Bond, BOND, Terance J.
10 BOND, Terance J. Birds: The Paintings of Terance James Bond
73936 New York Athena Press 1989 0922884005 / 9780922884001 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
This volume (in oversize folio format: 15-1/4 in. tall x 10-3/4 in. wide) features dozens of full color plates, printed on high-quality coated papers. Along with the paintings are descriptions of the birds and their habits and habitats, written by Mr. Bond. Volume is in cream linen finish covers w/small bruised area near foot of spine and a rounded top front corner; otherwise clean, bright and undamaged. Dust jacket with insignificant curling along edges. The fabulous paintings of Mr Bond are strikingly realistic; often offering settings which are rich in true-life detail.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 88 pages 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Modern American Painting: With Eighty-Nine Illustrations in Full Color Selected from the Series on Contemporary American Artists Published in "Life", BOSWELL, Peyton
11 BOSWELL, Peyton Modern American Painting: With Eighty-Nine Illustrations in Full Color Selected from the Series on Contemporary American Artists Published in "Life"
79814 New York Dodd, Mead & Company 1940 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
This oversize work presents some of the highlights from the American School of painters. These works originally were featured in the pages of "Life" Magazine. The 89 paintings are on gloss plates, and are accompanied by biographical sketches of the artists by Margit Varga. --- In full blue cloth covers w/ gilt lettering on cover and on spine. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owner's butterfly sticker to front free endpaper, very light wear to cloth edges and a somewhat loosened front cover, else a clean, unmarked copy.; Folio (13 to 23 in. tall) ; 166, (4) pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Golden Path: Written and Illustrated by Peggy Boyce, BOYCE, Peggy
12 BOYCE, Peggy The Golden Path: Written and Illustrated by Peggy Boyce
78566 Peggy Boyce 1986 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author & Illustrator
A charming work with poetic lines and artwork in watercolor, pencil drawings and other black & white illustrations. Signed on front free endpaper by Peggy Boyce. In this work, dedicated to her Mother, the author/artist pays tribute to the sights and natural history of the Michigan lakeshore along Lake Michigan. --- In pictorial hardcovers, with Ms. Boyce's watercolors on front and back. 30 pages (unpaginated). A bright, clean, firm copy. Scarce in this edition. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; [30] pages; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Rings  Five Passions in World Art, Brown, J. Carter
13 Brown, J. Carter Rings Five Passions in World Art
73415 Harry N Abrams 1996 0810944294 / 9780810944299 Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Produced for the Atlanta Olympics; beautifully presents landmark works of art on high-quality glossy pages. Formatted with description on the left and a color plate depicting the item on the right. In great condition with full black cloth-covered boards; bright gilt lettering cover & spine. Dust jacket w/faint creasing at edges. ; 1 x 11.1 x 9.2 Inches; 320 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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History of the House, CAMESASCA, Ettore (editor ); QUIGLEY, Isabel (translation); MATTHEW, Sir Robert (foreword)
14 CAMESASCA, Ettore (editor ); QUIGLEY, Isabel (translation); MATTHEW, Sir Robert (foreword) History of the House
81081 New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1971 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Originally published in Italian as "Storia Della Casa", this hefty first American Edition explores the wide diversity of human habitations worldwide. With contributions from dozens of writers. Loaded with color and black & white drawings, photos, floor plans, paintings and other representations. Edited by Ettore Camesasca, with foreword by Sir Robert Matthew and translated from the Italian by Isabel Quigley. --- In red-orange cloth-covered hardcovers with titling gilt-stamped on spine. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owner's sticker to front paste-down, minor cover soiling; else a sound copy. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 432 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Mainstreams of Modern Art, CANADAY, John
15 CANADAY, John Mainstreams of Modern Art
75369 New York Simon and Schuster 1959 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
An examination of pretty much the entire span of art in a nice copy. In full green cloth-covered boards w/titling in gilt on spine. Lacks a dust jacket. Interior with dozens of b&w and color plates w/examples of the artwork being discussed. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 576 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The Visual Dictionary of American Domestic Architecture   (A Roundtable Press Book/A Henry Holt Reference Book), CARLEY, Rachel (author); SKIBINSKI, Ray; LAM, Ed (illustrations)
16 CARLEY, Rachel (author); SKIBINSKI, Ray; LAM, Ed (illustrations) The Visual Dictionary of American Domestic Architecture (A Roundtable Press Book/A Henry Holt Reference Book)
81403 New York Henry Holt & Company 1994 0805026460 / 9780805026467 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket 
First printing of this guide to architectural techniques used in American housing. A wide variety of structures are presented, from Native American dwellings to contemporary trends. All with black & white illustrations depicting structural layout or components. --- In maroon paper-covered boards with silver-stamped spine titling. Jacket with drawings of various structures on cover. --- A very nice copy, but with minor soiling to covers and chafing to lower edges, green remainder mark to top edge. Unclipped jacket with slight soiling and a little creasing to edges, else nice.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); 272 pages 
Price: 16.50 USD
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A Walk Through Mountain, Meadow, Marsh, and Woodland: A Collection of Photography and Prose, CARLSON, William A.
17 CARLSON, William A. A Walk Through Mountain, Meadow, Marsh, and Woodland: A Collection of Photography and Prose
80965 Lakewood, Colorado Mountain to Sea Publishing Company 2001 097113670X / 9780971136700 Hardcover Fine Signed by Author
A collection of striking black & white photos, each of which is accompanied by the author's "prose", which reads a lot like poetry. Signed "William A. Carlson" on copyright page, presumably by the author. --- In stiff wraps with representative photos on front and back covers. Unpaginated (about 60 pp.). --- A bright, newish copy.; Oblong 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); [c.60] pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Catesby's Birds of Colonial America, CATESBY, Mark; FEDUCCIA, Alan (editor)
18 CATESBY, Mark; FEDUCCIA, Alan (editor) Catesby's Birds of Colonial America
79038 Chapel Hill, North Carolina The University of North Carolina Press 1985 0807816612 / 9780807816615 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket 
From the jacket flap: "With this lovely and informative book, Alan Feduccia revives the pathbreaking work of Mark Catesby, the English naturalist and illustrator who founded natural history and bird art in America." With all Catesby illustrations from his "Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands 1731-1743", annotated with modern descriptions of the species depicted. --- With a section of 16 color plates on rectos and versos of 8 leaves. With a foreword by Russell W. Peterson. One in the Fred W. Morrison Series in Southern Studies. --- In full light green cloth-covered boards with black spine titling. Jacket with wrap-around color blue jay image by Catesby. --- Possibly once property of a library, but with markings limited to glue remnants to rear paste-down, mylar jacket wrapper taped to boards, and markings on title page. A clean, bright copy in similar jacket, which is in mylar protector.; Fred W Morrison Series in Southern Studies; 4to 11" - 13" tall; (32), 176 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini: The Works of Benvenuto Cellini (One Volume Edition), CELLINI, Benvenuto
19 CELLINI, Benvenuto The Autobiography of Benvenuto Cellini: The Works of Benvenuto Cellini (One Volume Edition)
79337 Roslyn, New York Black's Readers Service Company 1927 BCE Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
The 16th century Florentine artist, sculptor and author's tempestuous life is so energetically told here, this autobiography has become a classic. Translated from the Italian by John Addington Symonds. Offered in this, a book club reprint edition. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations gilt-stamped on cover and spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- About Near Fine, with just a hint of edgewear; otherwise a clean, sound, bright copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 403 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Italian Painting, CHRISTIANSEN, Kieth
20 CHRISTIANSEN, Kieth Italian Painting
74119 Beaux Arts Editions/Hugh Lauter Levin Associates 1992 0883639718 / 9780883639719 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Published on quality, coated papers and loaded with color plate examples of Italian masterpieces from the earliest days to the early 20th century. With minor wear along lower edges, else nice. Jacket in good shape, with orig. $85 flap price intact. An impressive, folio-sized collection of great Italian paintings.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 320 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Edward Hopper's Chair Car: from the Collection of Helen and David B. Pall, Christie's
21 Christie's Edward Hopper's Chair Car: from the Collection of Helen and David B. Pall
80964 New York Christie's 2005 Softcover Fine 
A catalog issued by Christie's for their May 2005 auction, centered around Edward Hopper's marvelous 1965 "Chair Car". With numerous details from the painting, as well as a fold-out print of the entire work. --- In stiff wraps with representative detail on front cover in color. --- A bright, newish copy.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); 30 pages 
Price: 17.00 USD
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The Living World of Audubon, CLEMENT, Roland C
22 CLEMENT, Roland C The Living World of Audubon
80051 New York A Ridge Press Book/Grosset & Dunlap 1974 0448118319 / 9780448118314 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
From the jacket: North American birds displayed through ". . .a unique combination of 19th-century art and superb 20th-century photography". 64 of John James Audubon's bird paintings are presented, along with full color photos of the same species by at least 18 photographers in this oversize (9.25 in. wide x 12.25 in. tall) volume. --- In blue leatherette-like boards with gilt-stamped spine titling, pale blue cover titling. Jacket features color photo of a mallard coming in for a landing on cover. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy. Jacket with slight wrinkling edges, otherwise bright and intact.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 272 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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World Architecture: An Illustrated History from Earliest Times, COPPLESTONE, Trewin (editor)
23 COPPLESTONE, Trewin (editor) World Architecture: An Illustrated History from Earliest Times
81105 New York Crescent Books 1981 051735148X / 9780517351482 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
The history of worldwide architecture is traced in this wide-ranging work. With nearly 1026 black & white illustrations and 57 color plates. First U.S. printing of this work which was first published in the U.K. in 1963. --- In pale yellow textured paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with representative color images from the book. --- With adhesive remnants to cover edges, otherwise a bright, firm copy. Bright, unclipped jacket in mylar wrapper which has been taped over the boards, leaving the adhesive on board edges. (Due to the considerable weight of this hefty book, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Folio (13 to 23 in. tall); 348 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Graphic Arts, COX, Warren E. [editor]
24 COX, Warren E. [editor] Graphic Arts
74558 Garden City, New York Garden City Publishing Company, Inc. 1936 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
An examination of the various techniques and media used in the production of graphic arts, from crayon drawings to etchings, engravings, and most other techniques; commented on by leading authorities on the given medium. With numerous b&w plates with examples of the work in question. This hefty reprint edition contains elements from a work first published by Encylopaedia Brittanica. In full rust cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on black block, spine. Lacks a dust jacket. Endpapers a bit yellowed and w/prev. owner's inked name; otherwise a clean, firm volume. (NOTE: Due to the weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.); 4to 11" - 13" tall; 318 pages 
Price: 22.50 USD
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Le Corbusier (Twentieth-Century Masters series), CRESTI, Carlo
25 CRESTI, Carlo Le Corbusier (Twentieth-Century Masters series)
81025 London The Hamlyn Publishing Group Limited 1970 0600354032 / 9780600354031 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A profile of the designs and finished works of the noted Swiss-born architect and painter Charles-Édouard Jeanneret (1887-1965), known as "Le Corbusier". With a section of color plates depicting some of his more notable projects; as well as other images in black & white. An entry in publisher's "Twentieth-Century Masters" series. --- In full black paper-covered boards with titling stamped in silver to cover and spine. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down and with slight soiling to edges of front and rear endpapers, else a bright, clean, unmarked copy.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 96 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Amish Quilts 1880 to 1940 from the collection of Faith and Stephen Brown, CUNNINGHAM, Joe; GRANICK, Eve Wheatcroft
26 CUNNINGHAM, Joe; GRANICK, Eve Wheatcroft Amish Quilts 1880 to 1940 from the collection of Faith and Stephen Brown
81027 Ann Arbor University of Michigan Museum of Art 2000 1930561016 / 9781930561014 Softcover Good with no dust jacket 
A presentation of the fabulous collection of Amish quilts collected by Faith and Stephen Brown. The quilts were displayed at the University of Michigan Art Museum, and later at the Denver Art Museum (and probably elsewhere). With 44 color plates showing the designs, along with some background information on the Amish and the quilters. --- In softcover with stiff wraps and flaps. Unpaginated, with 44 color plates. --- This copy was formerly property of the Denver Art Museum, with plenty of stickers depicting which of the quilts made it to the D.A.M. for the exhibit; otherwise a clean, firm copy. The book lacks any sort of de-accession statement.; Square Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall) 
Price: 16.50 USD
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The Life Story of Birds, DAGLISH, Eric Fitch
27 DAGLISH, Eric Fitch The Life Story of Birds
80954 New York William Morrow & Company 1930 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
A first (U.S.) edition of the author's illustrated overview of the world of birds. With 20 fabulous full-page black & white woodcut illustrations by the author, and with several additional smaller illustrations. --- In black cloth-covered boards with red-orange titling on cover and spine; two vertical red-orange bars to cover and with orange topstain. In scarce, unclipped jacket with Daglish's Greater Bird of Paradise image on cover. --- A clean, firm copy, though with small dampstains to a few corners of leaves at rear of volume. NOTE: A weakened front hinge has been carefully reinforced prior to this listing. Dust jacket with detached (but present) flaps, plenty of tears and chips, dampstain to rear cover corner, otherwise remaining bright and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; viii, 236 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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The Art of Natural History: Animal Illustrators and Their Work, DANCE, S. Peter
28 DANCE, S. Peter The Art of Natural History: Animal Illustrators and Their Work
79584 Woodstock, New York The Overlook Press 1978 0879510773 / 9780879510770 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
A presentation of a wide variety of historical wildlife art, along with a discussion of many of the great artists and their techniques. Loaded with black and white illustrations, and with many in full color. Artists such as John James Audubon, Thomas Bewick, Eleazar Albin, Roesel von Rosenhof and many, many others are included. --- In brown cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Lacks the dust jacket. --- The covers are a little loose and the top corners are bumped, otherwise a clean, bright copy.; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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England's Constable  The life and letters of John Constable, DARRACOTT, Joseph
29 DARRACOTT, Joseph England's Constable The life and letters of John Constable
76263 London The Folio Society 1985 Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
This slim volume provides a look at the great English landscape and portrait painter John Constable (1776-1837). With numerous color and b&w plates bearing images of Constable's (and others) works. In full beige cloth-covered boards with sepia image pasted to cover; titling in gilt on brown spine block. Slipcase is covered with a landscape scene from one of Constable's paintings. --- A very handsome copy; without damages to interior or covers. Slipcase with rubbing at extremities. (Any reference to dust jacket is meant to describe the slipcase.) ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 143 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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The Twenty-One Missions of California (Fourth Edition), DEAKIN, Edwin
30 DEAKIN, Edwin The Twenty-One Missions of California (Fourth Edition)
80861 Berkeley, Calif. 1901 Hardcover Fair 
Stated fourth edition of this portfolio of 21 paintings by Edwin Deakin of California missions as established by the Franciscan Fathers. Black & white paintings on gloss plates, prefaced by 8 un-numbered pages. All 21 plates (each portraying a different mission) are present. --- In green paper-covered boards, stapled textblock. Published in Berkeley by unstated publisher. --- An about Fair copy, with water spotting and soiled spots to covers, some plates with minor soiling and taped repairs; prior owners' signatures to front paste-down. Front cover partially split and repaired with clear tape. A scarce copy of this work. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall 
Price: 75.50 USD
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Claude Monet, DEGAND, Leon (introduction and conclusion); ROUART, Denis (historical and critical study); EMMONS, James (translation)
31 DEGAND, Leon (introduction and conclusion); ROUART, Denis (historical and critical study); EMMONS, James (translation) Claude Monet
76413 New York Skira 1958 Hard Cover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Unique, gorgeous volume by Skira Art Books, in their 'Taste of Our Time' series. No slipcase. With many tipped in mini reproductions of the incomparable French impressionist artist's works. Double foldout with Monet's multiple treatments of Rouen Cathedral. With commentary all along the way, chronicling the artist's life. In near-perfect off-white rough-textured cloth, with bright red lettering. Sm. 1/4" x 1" smudge bottom spine edge. Price clipped DJ with 1/2" tear at spine, 2 or 3, 1/8" tears along edge of DJ. In poly protector; 41179; Square 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; 130 pages 
Price: 35.50 USD
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The Frederic Remington Art Museum Collection, DIPPIE, Brian W.
32 DIPPIE, Brian W. The Frederic Remington Art Museum Collection
78842 Ogdensburg, New York/New York City Frederic Remington Art Museum/Harry N. Abrams 2001 0810967111 / 9780810967113 Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
An illustrated biography of Mr. Remington precedes the display of the holdings of the Remington Art Museum collection. With excerpts of letters, early drawings and sketches, as well as multiple examples of the mature painter and sculptor's works, most of which depict scenes from the Old West. With 333 illustrations, 127 of which are in full color. --- In full black cloth-covered boards w/Remington facsimile signature stamped in silver on cover and on spine. Jacket features two of the artist's paintings on front and back. --- A clean, firm, unmarked copy. Dust jacket bears original $49.50/$75 flap prices, with a blemish to spine and very minor chafing and tear to edges; else bright and undamaged. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 264 pages 
Price: 34.50 USD
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Glass Animals: 3,500 Years of Artistry and Design, DOLEZ, Albane
33 DOLEZ, Albane Glass Animals: 3,500 Years of Artistry and Design
80235 New York Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1988 0810910349 / 9780810910348 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Figurines, paperweights, stained glass windows and various objets d'art that share the common elements of being made of glass and featuring some sort of animal in their design are showcased in this volume. With 100 full color plates and 200 duotone (b&w) photos. --- In full purple cloth-covered boards with titling in silver on cover and spine. Jacket with color wrap-around photo of Ercole Barovier blown glass tiger. --- With rubberstamped remainder mark to lower textblock edge, otherwise A clean, firm, bright copy lacking apparent damages. Jacket also bright and lacking damages.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Doré's Illustrations for Ariosto's "Orlando Furioso": A Selection of 208 Illustrations, DORÉ, Gustave
34 DORÉ, Gustave Doré's Illustrations for Ariosto's "Orlando Furioso": A Selection of 208 Illustrations
81208 New York Dover Publications 1980 048623973X / 9780486239736 Softcover Very Good+ 
In this oversized softcover edition, 208 of the fabulous illustrations of Gustave Doré which accompanied the text of Ludovico Ariosto's epic poem "Orlando Furioso" are presented. This was the last major work of Doré's career. The illustrations were selected by Stanley Applebaum, who also provides captions for them. --- In blue wraps with Doré image on cover. --- A clean, unmarked, sturdy copy, but with a little curl to the front cover.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); (6), 153 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Architecture for the Future, DUBOST, Jean-Claude; GONTHIER, Jean-François (editors)
35 DUBOST, Jean-Claude; GONTHIER, Jean-François (editors) Architecture for the Future
80883 Paris Finest S.A. / Éditions Pierre Terrail 1996 2879390281 / 9782879390284 Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
English language. The creations of 35 noted architects are presented, with over 170 illustrations in color (and some in black & white). Foreword by Olivier Boissiele. --- This quality softcover edition in stiff wraps with flaps. --- A clean, bright, unmarked copy but with slight chafing to edges of covers.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 208 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Drawings of Albrecht Dürer, DÜRER, Albrecht (art); WÖLFFLIN, Heinrich (introduction)
36 DÜRER, Albrecht (art); WÖLFFLIN, Heinrich (introduction) Drawings of Albrecht Dürer
80152 New York Dover Publications 1970 0486223523 / 9780486223520 Softcover Very Good 
A softcover edition presenting 81 black and white drawings of Albrecht Dürer (1471-1528), the prolific German Renaissance artist. The drawings were selected, and with an introductory essay, by Heinrich Wölfflin. Translated by Stanley Appelbaum and with a foreword by Alfred Werner. --- In brown wraps with Dürer's "Head of Saint Mark" on cover. Interior leaves in buff color. Unpaginated (about 75 pages). --- A clean, sound copy but with sunning near spine and a little yellowing to cover edges.; Dover Fine Art, History of Art; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall) 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Three Hundred Years of American Painting, ELIOT, Alexander
37 ELIOT, Alexander Three Hundred Years of American Painting
81210 New York Time Incorporated 1957 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A wide-ranging summary of American painting, from colonial days through the 1950s. With color images and textual descriptions throughout. --- In cream cloth-covered boards backed in maroon leatherette with gilt-stamped cover and spine titling. Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- A clean, firm copy but with light soiling to covers.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); x, 318 pages 
Price: 13.00 USD
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Stones and Marks (76 Black and White Plates in a Limited Edition), ELLISTON, Peter (author and photographer)
38 ELLISTON, Peter (author and photographer) Stones and Marks (76 Black and White Plates in a Limited Edition)
81219 Revere, Pennsylvania Lodima Press 2004 1888899107 / 9781888899108 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The author/photographer traveled the world in search of markings on and arrangements of stone by man. The common theme is the permanency of such markings. With 76 black & white plates and with captions describing them on the opposite pages. One of a limited edition of 2000 copies. --- In ecru cloth-covered boards with cover and spine titling in silver. Printed on high-quality, heavier-than-usual coated leaves. Unpaginated (about 168 pp.). Dust jacket with representative photos on front and back. --- With a small spot of soiling to front paste-down, otherwise a clean, firm, bright copy lacking additional damages. Exceptional jacket with a hint of rubbing and a couple of shallow creases.; Oblong Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); c.168 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Art of Architecture Exhibitions, FEIREISS, Kristin (editor)
39 FEIREISS, Kristin (editor) The Art of Architecture Exhibitions
80884 Rotterdam NAi Publishers 2001 9056622048 / 9789056622046 Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
The creator of this work, editor Kristin Feireiss, has gathered accounts and photos of architectural exhibitions by noted architects such as Jean-Louis Cohen, Hani Rashid, Daniel Libeskind and others. The book is divided into two sections: Essays, and Netherlands Architecture Institute Exhibitions. With copious color and black & white photos. --- This quality softcover edition in stiff wraps with flaps. --- The prior owner's information is inked to first page, along with a few discreet underlinings in pencil, else a clean, bright, firm copy.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 143 pages 
Price: 65.00 USD
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The Beat of the Drum and the Whoop of the Dance: A Study of the Life and Work of Joseph Henry Sharp, FENN, Forrest
40 FENN, Forrest The Beat of the Drum and the Whoop of the Dance: A Study of the Life and Work of Joseph Henry Sharp
81082 Santa Fe, New Mexico Fenn Publishing Co. 1983 0937634069 / 9780937634066 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
A biography and presentation of the art of Joseph Henry Sharp (1859-1953), a noted painter who was based in Taos, New Mexico. Establishing a studio in Taos in 1909, Mr. Sharp was one of the earliest artists to take residence there, and was a founding member of the Taos Society of Artists. This work includes 212 portraits of Indians, his chief area of interest. Also included are landscapes and still-lifes. --- Stated First Printing, inscribed and signed by the author. --- In brown cloth-covered hardcovers with images of Indian on cover and spine; artist facsimile signature and titling in gilt and brown. Printed on quality coated papers and with colorful marbled paper endpapers. Jacket features Sharp painting of a group of Indians on cover; is covered in transparent plastic skin. --- With Fenn Gallery's sticker to front paste-down, else a bright, clean, sound copy. Bright jacket with sunned (but readable) spine and very light rubbing, else nice.; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); 359 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 257.50 USD
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