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The ARts and Crafts Movement
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The ARts and Crafts Movement

By Elizabeth Cumming, Wendy Kaplan

New York, New York: Thames & Hudson, 1992. Reprint. Stiff Pictoral Wraps. Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 208 pages, illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat large format paperback with minor shelf wear; binding tight, paper white.

$7.50

Benozzo: La Cappella Medici; Forma E. Colore 8 (I Grandi Cicli Dell'Arte--di Alberto Busignani)

By Sadea/Sansoni Editori; Alberto Busignani/ Giovanni Gentile jr.

Florence, Italy (Firenze): Sadea/Sansoni Editori, 1965. First edition thus. Original Wraps (Unbound). Very Good. Folio, 13 3/4" tall, unpaginated (approx. 27 color pages and with 8 text pages), stiff illustrated wraps. A very good clean portfolio overall with shelf wear to edges of illustrated wraps; internal condition near fine, paper clean, cream white.

$9.50

Carpaccio: La Leggenda di Sant Orsola; Forma E. Colore 8 (I Grandi Cicli Dell'Arte--di Terisio Pignatti)

By Sadea/Sansoni Editori; Terisio Pignatti; Alberto Busignani/ Giovanni Gentile jr.

Florence, Italy (Firenze): Sadea/Sansoni Editori, 1965. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Very Good. Folio, 13 3/4" tall, unpaginated (approx. 27 color pages and with 8 text pages), stiff illustrated wraps. A very good clean portfolio overall with shelf wear to edges of illustrated wraps; internal condition near fine, paper clean, cream white.

$9.50

Jet Dreams: art of the Fifties in the Northwest [art exhibition catalog]

By Barbara Johns (editor); Robin Held, Chase W. Rynd, Carlos A. Schwantes, Laura Burns Carroll, Susan Fillin-Yeh, Matthew Kangas, Linda E. Smeins, et al

Seattle, Washington: University of Washington Press-Tacoma Art Museum, 1995. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good +. Quarto, 11" tall, 120 pages with black and white illustration throughout and 8 pages of color plates, stiff color illustrated covers. A very good plus, clean, neat soft cover edition with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white.

$9.50

Ten Lives of the Buddha: Siamese Temple Paintings and Jataka Tales
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Ten Lives of the Buddha: Siamese Temple Paintings and Jataka Tales

By Elizabeth Wray, Clare Rosenfield, Dorothy Baily, and Joe D. Wray

New York, New York: Weatherhill, 1996. Revised Edition. Stiff Printed Wraps. Very good +. Quarto, 10 1/8" tall, 154 pages, A very good +, clean, neat soft cover edition over all with minor shelf wear; binding tight, paper cream white.

$9.50

Leonardo the Florentine

By Rachel Annand Taylor

New York, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1928. Fourth printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very good/fair. Ocatvo, 9 1/2" tall, xxxi + 580 pages + black and white plates, gilt tiles on blue cloth. A very good, clean, hardcover with moderate shelf wear; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. In a fair edge worn dust jacket with chipping at the folds and significant pieces of the back strip missing and several short edge tears; with original price.

$9.50

Michelangelo [Michelangelo Buonarroti]

By Marcel Brion; translated by James Whithall

New York, New York: The Greystone Press, 1940. First American edition. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/fair. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, xxxii + 336 pages + plates, decorated brown cloth. A very good, clean, neat, hard cover with minor shelf wear and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding solid, paper lightly yellowed. In a fair significantly chipped dust jacket.

$9.50

The Arts & [and] Crafts Movementin New York State 1890s - 1920s

By Coy L. Ludwig; Rebecca Lawton

Layton Utah: Gallery Association of New York State-Peregrine Smith Books, 1983. First edition. Original Wraps. Very Good +. Quarto, 11" tall, 118 pages, stiff biege wraps. A very good plus, clean, sturdy soft cover overall with light exterior shelf wear and scuffing to cover wraps; binding tight, paper white.

$19.00

American Masters in the West selections from the Anschutz Collection (Museum of Modern Art exhibition catalog)

By George Schriever; Edna C. Robertson (introduction)

El Paso, TX: El Paso Museum of Art, 1976. First paperback edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Exhibition catalog. Oblong quarto, 9 1/2" tall x 11", 68 pages with intertextual black and white and color plates, stiff wraps. A very good, clean and sturdy soft cover over all with moderate shelf wear and rubbing to the cover edges; interior clean, binding solid, paper white, BUT a previous owner's annotation on the cover and an inside page and bookplate on the inside cover.

$9.50

Rene Magritte (Museum of Modern Art exhibition catalog)

By [Magritte]; James Thrall Soby

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company / Museum of Modern Art, 1965. First paperback edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Exhibition catalog. Oblong quarto, 9 1/2" tall, 80 pages with intertextual black and white and color plates, stiff wraps. A very good, clean and sturdy hard cover over all with light shelf wear and rubbing to the cover edges; interior clean, binding solid, with a slight basement smell

$9.50

Your Handspinning

By Elsie G. Davenport

Tarzania, California: Select Books, 1971. Early Printing. Original Wraps. Very good. First published in 1953. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 190 pages with intertextual black and white illustration, stiff blue wraps. A very good generally clean and sturdy soft cover with minor shelf wear.

$9.50

The Beautiful Poster Lady: a Life of Ethel Reed
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The Beautiful Poster Lady: a Life of Ethel Reed

By William S. Peterson

New Castle, Delaware: Oak Knoll Press, 2013. First edition. Hard Cover. Fine/fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, b&w frontispiec, 123 pages with intertextual illustration + 16 color plates; gray cloth gilt spine titles; . A fine, clean, hardcover edition with minimal shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white.

$35.00

Graphic Designers in Europe / 1: Jan Lenica, Jean-Michel Folon, Josef Muller-Brockmann, Dick Eiffers

By Henri Hillebrand (editor); Jan Lenica, Jean-Michel Folon, Josef Muller-Brockmann, Dick Eiffers

New York, New York: Universe Books, 1971. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very good/very good. Quarto, 10 1/4" tall, 114 pages, brown embossed cloth. A very good, clean, neat original hard cover over all with minor shelf wear but light color fading to the cloth at the bottom edges, hinges and binding solid, paper white with a touch of foxing to the endpapers and a previous owner's name on the front endpaper. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with price clipped.

$25.00

Juan Gris

By James Thrall Soby

New York, New York: Museum of Modern Art , 1958. First edition thus. Hardcover. Very good/good. Small quarto 9 2/3" tall, 128 pages with black and white as well as color plates, brown boards. A very good clean, neat hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear but one corner bumped ; hinges and binding tight, paper white, but slight foxing to the endpapers. In a good edge worn dust jacket with several edge tears and light foxing, chipping at the back strip top and bottom, and with the original price.

$9.50

la nuova foglio editrice collana altro a cura di magdalo mussio -- millenovecentosettantasei (new leaf necklace publishing elsewhere by Magdalo Mussio -- 1976)

By magdalo mussio

Pollenza - Macerata, Italy: altro/la nuova foglio editrice contrada piane di chienti 12 pollenza-macerata, 1975. First edition. Original Wraps. Near fine. Difficult to describe. Apparently a version of an 'artists book'. Possibly for use as a diary given several daily designations. Italian text. 'altro/la nuova foglio editrice contrada piane di chienti 12 pollenza-macerata.' Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, unpaginated (approx. 96 pages), 'perfect bound' in stiff wraps, interior various stock and color papers, mostly heavy (50 lb or more) with various decorations and printed illustration scattered throughout. A near fine, clean sturdy soft cover over all with minor shelf wear and alight exterior soiling, binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed, with a short gift inscription on the fly-leaf..

$45.00

The Eighteen Nineties : a review of art and ideas at the close of the nineteenth century (CAP 137)

By Holbrook Jackson; Karl Beckson (introduction)

New York, New York: Capricorn Books, 1966. Second printing. Original Wraps. Very good. Originally publsihed in hardcover by G.P. Putnam. 12mo, 7 1/4" tall, 304 pages; illustrated wraps. A very good, clean soft cover with moderate shelf wear, binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed, fore-edge lightly soiled

$5.50

Harvest the Sun: solar construction in the snowbelt

By Nick Nicholson

Ayer's Cliff, Quebec, Canada: Ayer's Cliff Center for Solar Research, 1978. First edition. Stiff Pictoral Wraps. Very Good. Oblong quarto, 9 1/4" tall by 10 3/4", 212 pages with black and white illustration throughout, stiff color illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, neat softcover with moderate shelf wear and light exterior soiling; binding solid, paper just slightly yellowed.

$9.50

COLLECTION IN THE MAKING: A Survey of the Problems Involved in Collecting Pictures Together with Brief Estimates of the Painters in the Phillips Memorial Gallery.

By Duncan Phillips.

New York/Washington, DC: E. Weyhe/Phillips Memorial Gallery, 1926. First edition thus. Decorative Cloth. Good/Without Dustjacket. Large quarto, 12 1/2" tall, 112 text pages, Illustrated with 2 color and 144 b&w plates, blue cloth with gilt titles. A good original hard cover with moderate shelf wear, fraying started at top and bottom of the back strip, with a 1" tear at the top, spine canted;rear hinge cracked but secure, binding solid, paper light to moderately yellowed, interior clean.

$19.00

The Flight of the Dragon: an essay on the theory and practice of art in China and Japan, based on original sources. (The Wisdom of the East Series)

By Laurence Binyon

London, England: John Murray, 1922. Third printing. Hardcover--boards. Good +/Without Dustjacket. Originally published in 1911. 12mo, 6 3/4" tall, 112 pages + 4 ads, beige-brown boards. A good plus, clean, hardcover with moderate shelf wear, a small dampstain on the exterior back cover, back strip chipped and seperating at hinges; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed, endpapers lightly foxed. Lacking dust jacket.

$12.50

Maxfield Parrish Prints: a collector's guide

By Marian S. Sweeney; introduction by William Morgan

Dublin, New Hampshire: William L. Bauhan, 1974. First edition. Original Wraps. Very good. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, xx + 137 pages, stiff illustrated wraps. A very good, clean, sturdy soft cover with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper cream white.

$8.50

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