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The Lost Battles: Leonardo, Michelangelo, andthe artistic duel that defined the Renaissance
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The Lost Battles: Leonardo, Michelangelo, andthe artistic duel that defined the Renaissance

By Jonathan Jones

New York, New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2012. First American edition. Hardcover. Near fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/2 " tall, xii + 354 pages, with white boards. A near fine, clean hardcover first edition with light shelf wear (one corner bumped); hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket, with original price.

$9.50

American House Now (contemporary architectural directions)
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American House Now (contemporary architectural directions)

By Susan Doubilet, Daralice Boles

New York, New York: Universe, 1997. Fifth printing. Original Wraps. Near fine. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 240 pages, photographic illustration throughout, stiff illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper white.

$7.50

The Wyeths; The Letters of N. C. Wyeth 1901-1945

By [N. C. Wyeth] Betsy James Wyeth, Editor

Boston, Massachusetts: Gambit, 1971. First edition thus. Original Wraps. Near Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xv + 858 pages, illustrated stiff wraps; color and b&w illustrations and plates. A near fine, clean, likely unread soft cover edition with slight shelf wear, with some minor rippling to bottom of first dozen pages (no staining, no odor) from storage, binding tight, paper cream white. "The intimate correspondence of N. C. Wyeth".

$14.50

Paris Exhibition, 1900. Catalogue of the loan collection and exhibits in the British Royal Pavilion Issued by Authority of the Royal Commission

By the British Royal Commission

London, England: by Authority of the Royal Commission, 1900. First edition. Pamphlet. Very good. printed by William Clowes and Sons. Original pamphlet, octavo, 8 1/2"tall, 8 pages, glued binding, printed blue stiff wraps. A very good soft covered pamphlet with minor shelf wear but a fad line from the entire pamphlet being foldedthrough the center verticlly,and color fading at the spine (from oxidation of glued binding)binding tight, paper moderately yellowed

$9.50

Odd Nerdrum: Self Portraits; [and] Aphorisms
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Odd Nerdrum: Self Portraits; [and] Aphorisms

By Odd Nerdrum; Allis Helleland

Stockholm, Sweden: Atlantis, 2011. First edition thus. Decorative Boards. Fine. Quarto, 12 " tall, 160 pages ilustrated in color throughout, illustrated boards A fine, clean neat hard cover with light shelf wear, binding tight, paper white. Issued without dust jacket

$16.50

How Prints Are Made

By Atherton Curtis

New York, New York: Frederick Keppel & Co., c. 1911. Eighth printing. Original Wraps. Very Good. From the publisher of The Print-Collector's Quarterly. 24mo, 5 1/2" tall, 29 pages sewn binding, gray wraps. A very good copy clean neat original copy over all ; interior clean, paper just lightly yellowed.

$7.50

Glittering Images: a journey through art from Egypt to Star Wars

By Camille Paglia

New York, New York: Pantheon, 2012. First American edition. Hardcover. Fine/Very good. Small quarto, 9 1/2" tall, xviii + 202 pages with intertextual color illustration. A fine, clean, sturdy hard cover with light shelf wear and a remainder mark on the bottom fore-edge; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with an edge chip, with the original price present.

$14.50

Venise (from the Christmas,1926 issue of L'Illustration)

By Abel Bonnard; sepia illustrations by Andre Maire

Paris, France: L'Illustration, 1926. First edition thus. Disbound. Very good. French text. This is an original 6 page story disbound from the Christmas,1926 issue of L'Illustration. Folio, pages 16" tall, 12 inches wide, intertextual black and white woodcut illustration. Text and illustrations in very good clean condition overall but margins lightly foxed and top fore-corner slightly bumped, gutter margin with small holes from the original wire stitch and lightly discolored, paper lightly yellowed over all.

$16.50

Miniatures du Moyen Age (from the Christmas,1926 issue of L'Illustration)

By C. Couderc; with reproduction illustrations

Paris, France: L'Illustration, 1926. First edition thus. Disbound. Very good. French text. Color iIustrations from the original Fourteenth Century illuminated and illustrated manuscript 'Couverture' of Louis de Tarente et Jeanne de Naples. This is an original 8 page display and text disbound from the Christmas,1926 issue of L'Illustration. Folio, pages 16" tall, 12 inches wide. Intertextual illustration plates are tipped on.Text and illustrations in very good clean condition overall but margins lightly foxed and top fore-corner slightly bumped, gutter margin with small holes from the original wire stitch and lightly discolered, paper (an original dark craft stock) lightly yellowed over all.

$19.00

Prismatics: Exploring a New World

By David Douglas Duncan

New York, New York: Harper & Row, 1972. First printing. Decorative Cloth. Near fine/Very good. Quarto, 12 1/4" tall, 96 pages, illustrated throughout by color (much in 3-D) and black and white photography, gilt titles on lime green cloth. A near fine clean neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white, in a very good, moderately worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$12.50

Renoir Landscapes 1865 -1883 [Exhibition Catalog]

By Colin B. Bailey, Christopher Riopelle, John House, imon Kelly, John Zarobell and Robert McDonald Parkrr

London, England: National Gallary, London// Philadelphis Museum of Art, 2007. First printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Quarto, 11 1/2" tall, 296 pages illustrated in color throughoiut, gray boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket.

$19.00

Philip Hyde: The Sierra Club Gallery. (Number One.) MOUNTAIN AND DESERT: a portfolio of twelve lithographic prints

By Philip Hyde

San Francisco, California: Sierra Club, 1973. First printing. Stiff Pictoral Wraps. Fine/Good. Oblog folio, 12 x 15 ", 12 unbound color plates (as issued) + color magazine review laid in--plates fine,clean, with very slight edge wear, suitable for framing, stiff illustrated folio wraps, cover good with moderate exterior, corners and colds creased and chipped.

$19.00

English Painting (World of Art series)
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English Painting (World of Art series)

By William Gaunt

New York, New York: Thames & Hudson, 1993. Reprint. Stiff Pictoral Wraps. Near fine. Originally published in 1964. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 288 pages, illustrated wraps. A near fine, clean, neat large format paperback with mino shelf wear; binding tight, paper white.

$6.50

A Home (with paintings by Carl Larsson

By Carl Larsson ; Lennart Rudstrom (editor and text); Lone Thygesen-Blecher(translator)

New York, New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1976. Third edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth over illustrated boards. Near fine/Good . Oblong quarto, 9 1/2" x 12 1/4", unpaginated ( approx. 32 pages), green quarter-cloth over pictorial boards. A near fine, clean sturdy hard cover volume over all with light shelf wear and rubbing to the edges; hinges and bindings solid, paper cream white; with a previous owner's name plate on the front endpaper and minor foxing to the top fore-edge. In a good jacket with chipping at the flap fold edge and top of the back strip, with the original price presen.

$14.50

Norman Rockwell: a Definitive Catalogue; vol. I [volume one only of two vols.]

By [Norman Rockwell]; Laurie Norton Moffatt text & catalogue; David H. Wood (introduction

New York, New York: University Press of New England (UPNE), 1986. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near fine/Without dust jacket. This is volume one only, including artist's forward, cover illustration and advertising and commercial art. Volume two (not present) includes book illustration, portrait, ephemera and miscellany. Quarto, 12" tall, xxxvi + 575 pages, textured blue cloth. A near fine, clean, neat, hard cover with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. Without dust jacket. Note: The size and weight of this volume will make extra postage necessary, depending on shipping method and destination.

$75.00

ALEXANDER DOLLS; COLLECTOR'S PRICE GUIDE (FEATURING STORE SPECIALS)
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ALEXANDER DOLLS; COLLECTOR'S PRICE GUIDE (FEATURING STORE SPECIALS)

By A. Glenn Mandeville

Grantsville, MD: Hobby House Press, 1995. Second edition. Paperback--trade. Near Fine. Octavo, 9" tall, 128 pages color illustration throughout, stiff colorpictorial wraps. A near fine, clean, tight, bright copy with minor shelf wear, binding tight, paper white, but with a previous owner's name markered on the title page.

$6.50

Pipe and Pouch: the smoker's Own Book of Poetry

By Joseph Knight (compiled/edited)

Boston, Massachusetts: The Joseph Knight Company, 1895. Early Printing. Decorative Cloth. Good. 12mo, 6 3/4" tall 182 pages, gilt top fore-edge decorative cream cloth. A good reading copy only, exterior back strip cloth darkened and chipped at top and bottom edges, cloth lightly foxed, fore-corner tips rubbed; binding is solid, paper generallyclean but lightly yellowed with foxing to the endpapers and flyleaves and a previous owner's name penned on front endpaper.

$14.50

Schulz and Peanuts: a biography [ Charles M. Schulz ]

By David Michaelis

New York, New York: Harper Collins (Harpercollins), 2007. First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Near fine/Near fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xiii + 655 pages, black boards. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the price clipped.

$9.50

Edward Hopper

By [Edward Hopper]; Lloyd Goodrich (text)

New York, New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1978. First edition. Decorative Cloth. Near fine/Very good. Oblong quarto, 13 1/4 " x 16 1/2," 306 pages illustrated throughout (black and white and color plates, many tipped on and color foldouts), decorarive green cloth. A very good, generally clean, neat hard cover with minor shelf wear over all but cover cloth color faded at edges; interior near fine fine hinges and binding tight, paper white, with some yellowing to the fore-edges. In a very good, moderatelyworn dust jacket with a nick on the blank reverse

$35.00

Avant-Garde: September, 1969; Number Eight (8); Picasso's Erotic Gravures

By Ralph Ginzburg (editor); Pablo Picasso

New York, New York: Avant-Garde, 1969. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very good. A single complete issue of the periodical magazine. Square quarto, 11 1/8" tall x 10 3/4", 60 pages, single color (various) on various heavy stock colored paper. A very good, generally, clean, neat soft cover first edition with moderate shelf wear and slight exterior soiling to the fore-edge, some splitting at the cover hinge; binding solid.

$19.00

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