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Venice: Its History, Art, Industries and Modern Life
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Venice: Its History, Art, Industries and Modern Life

By Yriarte, Charles

Philadelphia: Henry T. Coates & co., 1896. Later printing. Cloth. Boards rubbed but still bright, spine ends and extremities worn and spine a bit dulled, but overall still a very good tight copy with maps and illustrations quite sharp.. Frontis, 449 pp. Illus. with 28 b/w photogravures + folding map. 8vo. Trans. F. J. Sitwell. Yriarte's book was first published in 1880.

$25.00

New York Folklore:  Vol. XVII, No. 1- 2, Winter-Spring, 1991
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New York Folklore: Vol. XVII, No. 1- 2, Winter-Spring, 1991

By Blincoe, Deborah and Forrest, John, ed

Binghamton: New York Folklore Society, 1991. First edition. Paper wrappers. A fine copy.. Trade format. Articles on: Tohono O'odham Shrines, African-American Art on Trains, Vietnam Veterans' Identity, Golf Jokes and Humor, Egyptian Women Immigrants, knitting and the Art World, An Appalachian Memoire, French Emigre Architecture, Supernatural in the Catskills, Folk Art: Who's Turf?

$10.00

The Dawn of European Civilization: The Dark Ages

By David Talbot Rice, ed

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1965. First American edition. Cloth. Leaves darkening at the edges else a very good copy in a good worn dust jacket with tears and chips at the edges. 360 pp. Illus. with 200 color plates and 475b/w photos, drawings, and maps. Tall 8vo.

$22.50

The Age of Renaissance

By Hay, Denys, ed

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1967. First edition. Cloth. Leaves darkening at the edges else a very good copy in a good dust jacket with tape-repaired tears.. 359 pp. Illus. with 180 color plates & 480 b/w woodcuts, maps, drawings, and photos. Folio. Articles by twelve scholars: Cantimori, Delio, L. D. Ettlinger, Cecil Grayson, John Hale, Joel Hurstfield, I. D. McFarlane, Peter Murray, A. A. Parker, G. R. Potter, Nicolai Rubenstein, Roberto Weiss.

$22.50

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. Volume XV, Number 9. May, 1957
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. Volume XV, Number 9. May, 1957

By Davidson, Marshall B., ed

New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1957. First edition. Stapled paper wrappers. A very good copy with soiling on the rear wrapper.. [189]-212 pp. Illus. with b/w photos. 8vo. Articles on R. Thornton Wilson collection of European Ceramics, Rodin, Horace Havermeyer Collection of Islamic Art.

$10.00

Carved and Decorated European Art Glass

By Grover, Ray and Lee

Rutland, VT: Charles E. Tuttle, 1970. First edition. Cloth. Faint toning at the edges otherwise a fine copy in a very good bright dust jacket but for a few small chips to the head of the spine and a few close tears.. 244 pp. Biliography. Index. Illus. with 424 color plates. 4to. Warmly inscribed by both authors on the half-title. An authoritative study and standard reference on European Glass from 1880-1930, focussing mainly, though not exclusively, on the French and Engllsh schools.

$100.00