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Treasury of Satsuma

By Sandra Andacht

Wallace-Homestead Book Company, Des Moines IA, 1981. 160 pages. Hardcover, bound in printed cloth covered boards and issued without a dustjacket. Faint sunning to the spine, with more serious sunning to the back cover and some shelf and handling wear to the edges of the boards. Still, the binding is tight, and the interior is clean and free of markings. Text in English. Illustrated. Includes reproductions of many makers' marks.. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued.

$25.00

English Barometers 1680-1860. A History of Domestic Barometers and Their Makers

By Nicholas Goodison

Clarkson N. Potter, Inc., Publishers, New York, 1968. 353 pages. Hardcover, bound in gray cloth covered boards and wrapped in an illustrated paper dustjacket. First edition. There is shelfwear to the edges and corners of the dustjacket, with associated rubbing to the covers, although now encased in a Mylar sleeve. Previous owner's name and address is stamped in black on the front free endpaper. Else, the binding is solid and tight with, aside from the aforementioned, no evident markings to the interior. Text in English. Well illustrated.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good.

$50.00

Christie's Pictorial History of European Pottery

By Hugo Morley-Fletcher; Roger McIlroy

Christie's, 1984. 319 pages. Hardcover, bound in blue cloth covered boards and wrapped in an illustrated paper dustjacket. Jacket has some mild shelfwear to the edges, although now encased in a Mylar sleeve. Previous bookseller's label remains discreetly affixed to the gutter of the front free endpaper. Else, the binding is tight, the edges and corners of the boards are sharp, and the interior is clean and free of markings. Text in English. Numerous illustrations.. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$25.00

New Territories: Laboratories for Design, Craft and Art in Latin America
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New Territories: Laboratories for Design, Craft and Art in Latin America

By Lowery Stokes Sims, Mari Carmen Ramirez, Gabriela Rangel, Jorge Rivas Perez, Regine Basha, Nessia Leonzini Pope

Museum of Art and Design, New York, 2014. 244 pages. Hardcover exhibition catalogue, bound in illustrated paper covered boards and wrapped in a frosted printed paper dustjacket. Mild shelfwear to the edges of the dustjacket, but otherwise in essentially new condition, with a tight binding, sharp edges and corners on the boards, and a clean, unmarked interior. Texts in English. Illustrated. Published on the occasion of the exhibition held from November 4, 2014-April 6, 2015.. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$35.00

William De Morgan: Pre-Raphaelite Ceramics

By William Gaunt, M. D. E. Clayton-Stamm

New York Graphic Society Ltd., Greenwich, 1971. 176 pages. Hardcover, bound in forest green cloth covered boards and wrapped in an illustrated paper dustjacket. There is some chipping and losses to the edges of the dustjacket, although now encased in a Mylar sleeve. Else, there is only minimal shelfwear to the edges of the boards, the binding is tight, and the interior is clean and free of evident markings. Text in English. Illustrated with 24 color and 150 black and white illustrations.. Cloth. Very Good/Good.

$25.00

Mobeldesign: Furniture Design Made in Germany. Focus on Baden-Wurttemberg. Trends and Achievements

By Lothar Spath, Karl Reuss, Ernst Josef Auer, Arno Votteler, Christian Marquart, Renate Reiser, Herbert Eilmann, Hans Wichmann, Carla Fandrewy

Baden-Wurttemberg State Trad and Industry Office, 1985. 199 pages. Paperback exhibition catalogue, bound in stiff paper die-cut and French folded covers. Texts in German and English. There is some wear to the covers, corners, and edges from shelving and handling, and the remnants of an earlier price sticker on the half title page. Else, the binding is tight, with a clean and unmarked interior. Numerous illustrations. Published on the occasion of the exhibition held in Milan, Los Angeles, and Chicago in 1985-1986.. Wrappers. Very Good.

$45.00

The Goodyear Table By Isamu Noguchi: To be Offered for Sale 16 December 2014

By Dakin Hart, Alex Heminway

Phillips Auction House, New York, 2014. 60 pages. Paperback sale catalogue, bound in stiff printed and embossed paper covers. Mild bump to the lower right corner, with minimal shelfwear to the other edges. Else, the binding is tight and solid with an uncreased spine and a clean, unmarked interior. Conversation between the two named authors, along with an excerpt of the artist's writings. Texts in English. Well illustrated.. Wrappers. Near Fine.

$25.00

William Morris

By Susan Duval

Susan Duval Gallery, Aspen, 1996. 26 pages. Slim, square format paperback exhibition catalogue, staple-bound with stiff illustrated paper covers. There is some wear to the edges and slight bends to the corners. Else, the binding is tight, with a clean and unmarked interior. Text in English. Illustrated.. Wrappers. Very Good.

$25.00

Dan Dailey and Linda MacNeil : Art in Glass and Metal

By Kevin Dean, Patricia Harris, David Lyon

Exeter Press, 1999. 64 pages. Hardcover exhibition catalogue, bound in illustrated paper covered boards and issued without a dustjacket. Minimal shelfwear rubbing to the covers. Else, the binding is tight, the edges and corners sharp, and the interior is clean and free of markings. Texts in English. Illustrated. Published on the occasion of the dual exhibition held from January 15-February 12, 1999.. Cloth. Fine Condition/No Jacket, As Issued.

$35.00

Three Centuries of Tradition : The Renaissance of Custom Porting Arms in America
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Three Centuries of Tradition : The Renaissance of Custom Porting Arms in America

By Silver, Mark; Gusler, Wallace

The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2003. 192 pages color illustrations throughout. Still in publisher's shrink-wrap. This book's focus is on examples of work by American gunmakers known for their contemporary translations of traditional European, British, and American sporting arms of various styles made between 1640 and 1940. Examples of antique sporting arms that served as stylistic and technological guides for contemporary work are also included. . Cloth. New/Fine Condition.

$695.00

Treen and Other Wooden Bygones
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Treen and Other Wooden Bygones

By Edward H. Pinto

Collins & Brown Limited, London, 1979. 458 pages. Hardcover, bound in cloth covered boards and wrapped in an illustrated paper dustjacket. 1979 reprint of the 1969 original. The front hinge is a bit loose, with a light bump and wear to the corners of the boards and sunning to the spine of the dustjacket. There are a very few ink notations on pages 211-212, but otherwise the interior is free of any other observed markings. The binding, even with the aforementioned laxity at the hinge, is solid and secure. Text in English. . Good/Very Good.

$50.00

William De Morgan Tiles
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William De Morgan Tiles

By Jon Catleugh

Trefoil Books, Ltd., London, 1983. 184 pages. Hardcover, bound in blue cloth covered boards and wrapped in an illustrated paper dustjacket. Previous owner's bookplate is on the front free endpaper, with some light shelfwear rubbing to the edges and covers of the dustjacket. Else, the binding is tight, the edges and corners of the boards are sharp, and the interior is clean and free of markings. Text in English. Illustrated. Other essays by Elizabeth Aslin and Alan Caiger-Smith.. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good.

$50.00

Ralph Bacerra: A Survey
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Ralph Bacerra: A Survey

By Garth Clark

Garth Clark Gallery, New York, 1999. 24 pages. Slim paperback exhibition catalogue, bound in stiff illustrated paper French fold covers. Minimal shelfwear to the edges. Else, the binding is tight and solid, with an uncreased spine, and a clean, unmarked interior. Brief essay in English, with the artist's CV. Illustrated in color. Published on the occasion of the exhibition held from February 2-March 6, 1999.. Wrappers. Near Fine.

$25.00

Ken Eastman: Behind the Gates of Clay
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Ken Eastman: Behind the Gates of Clay

By Jane McCabe

Barrett Marsden Gallery, London, 2004. 36 pages. Square format slim paperback exhibition catalogue, bound in stiff illustrated paper covers. Faint shelfwear rubbing to the edges, but otherwise a crisp, tight, sharp and clean condition copy. Text in English, with illustrations in color. . Wrappers. Fine Condition.

$25.00

Chinese, Corean and Japanese Potteries: Descriptive Catalogue of Loan Exhibition of Selected Samples
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Chinese, Corean and Japanese Potteries: Descriptive Catalogue of Loan Exhibition of Selected Samples

By R. L. Hobson, Edward S. Morse, Rose Sickler Williams

Japan Society, New York, 1914. 129 pages of text with thirty-three pages of illustrations inserted. Handsomely produced hardcover, bound with brown paper covered boards with cloth spine. Number 707 in a limited edition of 1500 copies. Minor handling and shelfwear rubbing to the covers, with a tight binding, sharp corners to the boards, and a clean, unmarked interior. Text in English. Illustrated.. Limited Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued.

$100.00

Toots Zynsky: Oeuvres
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Toots Zynsky: Oeuvres

By Aline Jaulin, Nane Stern, Linda Norden

Clara Scremini Gallery, Paris, 1987. 31 pages. Slim oblong format paperback exhibition catalogue, bound in stiff illustrated paper covers. There are a pair of ink markings on the front free endpaper. Inscribed by the artist to the previous owner on the title page: "For Suzanne / with so much thanks! / Toots Zynsky". Otherwise, there is minimal handling to the covers, with a tight binding, sharp edges, and (aside from the aforementioned) no more internal markings. Texts in French and English. Illustrated. Published on the occasion of the exhibition.. Inscribed by the Artist. Wrappers. Very Good.

$50.00

Erwin Eisch: Last Decade
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Erwin Eisch: Last Decade

By Thomas S. Buechner, Masahiro Hachida

Kurokabe Co., Ltd, Nagahamashi Siga, 1994. 32 pages. Slim paperback exhibition catalogue, staple bound with stiff illustrated paper covers. Texts in Japanese and English. Faint shelf and handling wear to the edges and covers. Else, the binding is tight and solid, and the interior is clean and free of markings. Interview with the artist at the back.. Wrappers. Near Fine.

$35.00

Exhibition: Kazuo Takiguchi
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Exhibition: Kazuo Takiguchi

By Takiguchi, Kazuo

Sagacho Exhibit Space, Tokyo, 1991. Unpaginated, approximately 60 pages. Oblong format hardcover exhibition catalogue, bound in brown and blue cloth covered boards and issued without a dustjacket. Faint handling and shelfwear to the covers, but otherwise a tight binding with a clean, unmarked interior. Essentially no text, but handsomely produced with black and white photographs interpaginated with printed rice paper. Published on the occasion of the exhibition held from March 18-April 13, 1991.. Cloth. Fine Condition/No Jacket, As Issued.

$35.00

Collection of Genevieve Garvan Brady [Mrs. William J. Babington Macaulay]: Antique Furniture, Tapestries, Rugs, and Other Art Property Including Four Famous Gothic Tapestries and a Superb Sixteenth Century Ispahan Carpet
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Collection of Genevieve Garvan Brady [Mrs. William J. Babington Macaulay]: Antique Furniture, Tapestries, Rugs, and Other Art Property Including Four Famous Gothic Tapestries and a Superb Sixteenth Century Ispahan Carpet

By American Art Association, Anderson Galleries

American Art Association, Anderson Galleries, Inc., Long Island, 1937. 555 pages. Hardcover sale catalogue, bound in blue printed paper covered boards with cloth spine binding, issued without a dustjacket. There is some wear to the extremities with light handling soiling. Else, the binding is secure and the interior is clean and free of markings. Texts in English. Illustrations in black and white. Published on the occasion of the public sale held on the premises of Inisfada from May 10-15, 1937.. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued.

$75.00

Iwata Rury Glass Works 1986-1989
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Iwata Rury Glass Works 1986-1989

By Shimazaki Yoshinobu

Gallery Ghibli, Tokyo, 1989. 12 pages. Very slim, almost brochure like paperback catalogue, staple bound with stiff printed paper. Majority of text in Japanese. Illustrated. Faint shelfwear rubbing to the edges, but a tight binding and clean, unmarked interior. Photography by Miyakaku Takao + Suzuki Hikaru + Inoue Etsuji. Wrappers. Fine Condition.

$35.00

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