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Indian Rock Paintings of the Great Lakes

by Dewdney, Selwyn/Kidd, Kenneth E.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
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$60.00

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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1973 White cloth over boards with brick-coloured painting and black lettering. Unclipped dustjacket repeats the cover design. One tiny scuff at top corner, and a 1/8" tear at bottom edge are the only flaws. No marks or writing. Glossy, heavyweight paper. This book was undertaken as part of the Quetico… Read more
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Miller G. Brittain; Drawings and Pastels, 1930-1967

by Donald F.P. Andrus (Ed.)

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Good Plus
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$25.00

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Saint John, N.B.: Creative Art Centre, UNB Original 28-page stapled booklet with portrait cover. Mark where price sticker has been removed at corner of front cover. Bottom corner of back cover and several pages bent. Text in English and French. Five of Brittain's works in black-and-white plus Commentary by Donald Andrus and Luke Rombout. Catalogue of the artist's… Read more
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Colville. Pratt. Forrestall. A Travelling Exhibition

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Published
1974
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$60.00

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Fredericton, NB: Beaverbrook Art Gallery, 1974 Original large format softcover with Alex Colville's "Nudes on Shore" on the cover. Small loss of paper in corner of front cover, and 1/2" tear in top of back cover. Back cover somewhat wrinkled. This is the catalogue from an art exhibition of Maritime artists, Alex Colville, Christopher Pratt, and Tom… Read more
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The World of John Hooper

by Smart, Tom and Fry, George

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780920674239
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$40.00

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Fredericton, N.B.: Beaverbrook Art Gallery, 1997 Original large format pictorial soft cover. Many photos of the humourous, intriguing wood sculptures of the late John Hooper of Hampton, N.B. Personal history of the artist. Visitors to Saint John will be intrigued by the clock outside the main entrance to Market Square. 118 pp.. Soft Cover. Very Good/No… Read more
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The Best of the Group of Seven

by Murray, Joan

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1984
Condition
Good Plus to Very Good
ISBN
9780888302656
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$20.00

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Edmonton, AB: Hurtig Publishers, Ltd., 1984 Black cloth on boards. Blue illustrated DJ. Signed by the author, Joan Murray. Essay by Lawren Harris. 95 pp. Small amount of faint pencil underlining.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/Very Good Minus. Illus. by Group of Seven. 8 1/2 x 8 1/2.
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Modern French Painters

by Raynal, Maurice

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1928
Condition
Good Plus to Very Good
Edition
"First Published in This Form in 1938".
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$20.00

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New York: Brentano's, 1928 Descriptive text for 50 artists, plus 109 plates in black and white. Wear to foot of spine. 275 pp.. "First Published in This Form in 1938".. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Post-Impressionists

by Thomson, Belinda

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Secaucus, N.J.: Chartwell Books, Inc., 1983 "Post-Impressionists" was coined in 1910 to describe French painters of the 1880s and 1890s such as Cezanne, Gauguin, and Van Gogh. The author asks how artists of the period managed to have their work seen by the public. Secondly, she explores the artists' own ideas about their work. What is the meaning of Post-Impressionism… Read more
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Impressionism

by Brodskaya, Nathalia

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
2006
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781844847105
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$30.00

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam: Baseline Co. Ltd., 2006 Large, heavy book will need extra postage. Manet. Monet. Renoir. Sisley. Pissarro. Degas. Morisot. Index of Artists. Index of Works. 287 pp. Weight 5 lbs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Illus. by Various Artists. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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The Saint John Art Club; A 100 Year History, 1908-2008

by Cormier, Mary Kay/Innis-Weisseneder, Emma May

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
2008
Condition
Good Plus to Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780981107400
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$60.00

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Saint John, N.B.: The Saint John Art Club, Inc., 2008, 2008 Red cloth lettered in gilt on boards. Price blacked out. DJ chipped along head and price tag removed. Signed by both authors. . Signed by Authors. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Good Plus to Very Good/Good Minus. 8 1/2 x 11 Oblong.
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Gardner's Art Through the Ages

by Kleiner, Fred S./Mamiya, Christin J.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Twelfth Edition
ISBN
9780155050907
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$40.00

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Belmont, CA: Thomson Wadsworth, 2005 Huge, heavy book in very good condition in very good DJ. Very heavy book will need extra postage.Table of Contents alone requires 16 pp. ! Ribbon bookmark. 1150 pp. Weight 10 lbs.. Twelfth Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Various Artists. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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The History of Painting in Canada; Toward a People's Art

by Lord, Barry

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Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780919600133
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$15.00

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Toronto: NC Press, 1974 An introduction to Canadian art. 253 pp. with index.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Various Artists. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$15.00
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Arran of the Bens

by MacBride, Mackenzie

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Published
1911
Condition
Good Plus
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$35.00

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London: T.N. Foulis, 1911 Sixteen colour illustrations reproduced from oil paintings by J. Lawton Wingate, together with historical accounts. 231 pp.with index.. Hard Cover. Good Plus/No Jacket. Illus. by J. Lawton Wingate. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" Tall.
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Beaverbrook; A Shattered Legacy

by Poitras, Jacques

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780864924971
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$15.00

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Fredericton: Goose Lane Editions, 2007 Black cloth on boards. Erratum slip to credit DJ art. A welcome, up-to-date outlook on the upset around the Fredericton art museum. 317 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Photos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Mary; Images of the Virgin in Art

by Wheeler, Marion

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780971007048
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$20.00

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New York: BCL Press, 1998 Quotations from various sources. Portraits by various artists. 159 pp.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Various Artists. 9x12 in..
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Canadian Paintings in Hart House

by Harper, J. Russell (Ed.)

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$30.00

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Toronto: Art Commottee, Hart House, U/T, 1955 Not only Group of Seven. 90 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket in Mylar Wrapper. Illus. by Various Artists. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Impressionism; Paintings Collected By European Museums

by Morris, Bloomfield, Wargo

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1999
Condition
New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810963832
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$25.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1999 Blue cloth on boards. Book and DJ flawless. A marvelous example of teamwork among dozens of participants. Exhibitions were mounted at High Museum of Art, Atlanta; Seattle Art Museum; and the Denver Art Museum in 1999. Lenders represented museums in at least seven European countries. With 271 large pages, there is a lot… Read more
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Ordinary Magic; A Biographical Sketch of Alex Colville

by Perkin, J.R.C.

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780889995277
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$75.00

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Hantsport, N.S.: Lancelot Press/ Robert Pope Foundation, 1995 Maroon cloth on boards. 35 recent works, each in colour on a full page with description opposite. The ample text provides much information about the artist and his community. 180 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Colville. 9 1/2 x 10 Oblong.
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A Description of Edwin Austin Abbey's Quest of the Holy Grail

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Published
1936
Condition
Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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Boston: Association Publications, 1936 Red cloth on boards. Scrape and tear to top of back cover. Interior clean and undamaged. This book describes a monumental task - the planning and painting of a frieze for the Delivery Room of the Boston Public Library in 1895 and 1901. Eight feet high and 194 feet in length, the work contains about 150… Read more
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A Short History of Art

by De Forest, Julia B.

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Published
1881
Condition
Good Minus
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$20.00

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New York: Dodd, Mead, and Co., 1881 Red cloth on boards. Previous owner's name and date. First free endpaper split, and torn at gutter. Several b/w drawings. 365 pp. Heavy book might need extra postage.. Hard Cover. Good Minus/Good Minus. Illus. by Durer, and Others. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.
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Flags and Formalities

by Craig, Irene

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Dave Shoots, Bookseller
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$20.00

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Toronto: W.J.Gage, Ltd. , 1958 This colourful book has no writing or damage. There is one short news clipping explaining the toast to the Queen glued in. The book is limited to British and Canadian traditions. Provincial flags and flowers are included, as well as heraldic symbols. 103 pp. with index.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by… Read more
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