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Mary Astor's Purple Diary : The Great American Sex Scandal of 1936

by Sorel, Edward

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Published
2016
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Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9781631490231
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$9.50

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Liveright, 2016. 167pp. Black cloth hardback, DJ VG, light rubbing along back flap edge, First Printing, color illustrations, "narrates and illustrates the travails of the Oscar-winning actress alongside Sorel’s own personal story of discovering an unlikely muse. Throughout, we get his wry take on all the juicy details of this particular slice of Hollywood Babylon, including Mary's life as a… Read more
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Luncheon of the Boating Party

by Vreeland, Susan

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Published
2007
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Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780670038541
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$12.50

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Viking, 2007. 434pp. Black hardback with DJ, VG, inscribed and signed by author on title page, illustrations, " focuses on a single painting, Auguste Renoir's instantly recognizable masterpiece, which depicts a gathering of Renoir's real friends enjoying a summer Sunday on a café terrace along the Seine. Narrated by Renoir and seven of the models, the novel illuminates the gusto,… Read more
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Etched in Memory : The Building and Survival of Artistic Reputation

by Lang, Gladys Engel; Lang, Kurt

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Published
2001
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Good +
ISBN
9780252070280
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$15.00

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University of Illinois Press, 2001. 437pp. Trade paperback, G+, corner tips creased, EX-LIB, stickers on back cover, no markings in text, index, bibliography, chapter notes, b&w illustrations, "bring to light the lives and artistic careers of 126 British and 160 American etchers, equally divided between men and women. They explore the links between popular taste and artistic choices", . Trade… Read more
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Sculpture in the Kingdom of Quito

by Palmer, Gabrielle G.

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Published
1987
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Very Good
ISBN
9780826309303
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$20.00

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University of New Mexico Press, 1987. 164pp. Red cloth hardback, DJ VG, index, bibliography, chapter notes, b&w and color photos, Sculpture in the Kingdom of Quito, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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When Walls Become Doorways : Creativity and the Transforming Illness

by Zausner, Tobi

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Published
2006
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Very Good
ISBN
9780307238085
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$35.00

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Harmony Books, 2006. 374pp. Cream and blue hardback, DJ has a tiny tear upper spine edge, VG, index, chapter notes, "Using well-documented life stories of artists and drawing upon her own experience, Zausner offers us methods for accessing our creative abilities and ways to turn a time of poor health into achievement and a more meaningful new life", . Hard… Read more
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The Field of Cultural Production : Essays on Art and Literature

by Bourdieu, Pierre; Johnson, Randal (editor)

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Published
1993
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Very Good
ISBN
9780231082860
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$55.00

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Columbia, 1993. 322pp. Maroon hardback, VG, DJ has a very tiny tear upper spine edge and a slight wrinkle along top edge, spine edge slightly faded, no names or writing, index, bibliography, chapter notes, figures and tables, "brings together Bourdieu's major essays on art and literature and provides the first introduction to Bourdieu's writings and theory of a cultural field… Read more
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Cezanne : A Study of His Development

by Fry, Roger

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Published
1932
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Good +
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Leonard & Virginia Woolf at the Hogarth Press , 1932. 88pp. Brown cloth hardback, small stains and light rubbing along edges, no DJ, brown foxing spots on end pages, c.40pp with b&w illustrations, Second Edition, Essay by Roger Fry commenting on Cezanne's paintings and with emhasis on the collection belonging to M. Pellerin, Cezanne : A Study of His Development,… Read more
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Paula Modersohn-Becker : The Letters and Journals

by Busch, Gunter (edutor); Von Reinken, Liselotte (editor); Wensinger, Arthur S. (editor/translator); Hoey, Carole Clew (editor/translator)

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Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780800862640
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$20.00

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Taplinger, 1984. 576pp. Red cloth spine with gray boards, DJ tiny tears along edges, translated from the German, indices, bibliography, exhibition checklist, notes on illustrations, b&w illustrations, letters, A complete edition of letters and journals. Also included are letters from her family and friends, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good+.
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Arne Jacobsen

by Napier, Charles (translator)

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Published
1976
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Very Good
ISBN
9788785112248
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$35.00

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Danish Bicentennial Commitee , 1976. c.69pp. Very thin paperback, b&w photos, Arne Jacobsen, Danish architect and designer, . Paperback. Very Good.
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Museum of Words : The Poetics of Ekphrasis from Homer to Ashbery

by Heffernan, James A. W.

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780226323138
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$25.00

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University of Chicago Press, 1993. 249pp. Maroon cloth hardback with DJ, VG, index, works cited, chapter notes, b&w illustrations, Museum of Words : The Poetics of Ekphrasis from Homer to Ashbery, . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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The Life and Art of Murphy Anderson

by Anderson, Murphy; Harvey, R. C.

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Published
2003
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Good +
ISBN
9781893905214
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$35.00

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TwoMorrows Publishing , 2003. 173pp. Tall paperback, corner tips slightly curled, EX-LIB, minimal markings, library stickers on back cover, text is free of markings, b&w and color illustrations, The Life and Art of Murphy Anderson, . Paperback. Good +.
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Albert Bierstadt : Art & Enterprise

by Anderson, Nancy K.; Ferber, Linda S.

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Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781555950590
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$37.50

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Hudson Hills Press, 1991. 327pp. Over sized and heavy green cloth hardback with DJ, VG, owner name embossed on title page, index, appendices, bibliography, b&w and color paintings, Albert Bierstadt : Art & Enterprise, provides a full appreciation of his talent as an artist while telling his story of his entrepreneurial career, . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Holland Mania : The Unknown Dutch Period in American Art & Culture

by Stott, Annette

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9780879519063
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$15.00

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Overlook Press, 1998. 320pp. White cloth spine with blue boards, DJ VG, owner name on front end page, index, bibliography, chapter notes, b&w and color photos, Holland Mania : The Unknown Dutch Period in American Art & Culture, . First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Paul Klee and the Bauhaus

by Geelhaar, Christian

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Published
1973
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Very Good
ISBN
9780821205051
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$50.00

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New York Graphic Society Ltd., 1973. 174pp. oversized brown cloth hardback, DJ has turned light brown along upper edges and on spine, , foxing spots on upper page edges and on end pages, index, bibliography, list of works, b&w and tipped-in color illustrations, A detailed study of Paul Klee's work and art theories as a Master atf the Bauhaus 1921-1931,… Read more
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A Religion for One World : Art and Symbols for a Universal Religion

by Patton, Kenneth L.

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Published
1964
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Good +
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$12.00

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Beacon Press, 1964. c.484pp. Blue cloth hardback with light rubbing along edges, DJ has small chips and tears along edges, owner name on front end page, ink underlining and notes on c.15pp., b&w photos and illustrations, A Religion for One World : Art and Symbols for a Universal Religion, . Hard Cover. Good +/Good+. Illus. by Charles R. McCormick .… Read more
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High Stepping Through the Neighborhood

by Van Amerongen, Jerry

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780836218169
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$20.00

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Andrews McMeel, 1990. 135pp. Over sized softback, light rubbing on upper edge of front co0ver and small crease bottom edge, inscribed and signed by Van Amerongen on title page, b&w cartoons that appeared in newspapers in the 1980s, High Stepping Through the Neighborhood, . Signed. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Jerry Van Amerongen .
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Beauty and Other Forms of Value

by Alexander, Samuel

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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$12.00

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Thomas Y. Crowell, 1968. 305pp. Trade paperback, footnotes, Beauty and Other Forms of Value, . Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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Harvard, 1935. 217pp. Blue cloth hardback, no DJ, light rubbing at corner and spine tips, Second Printing, pages have turned light brown, b&w plates on glossy paper, Six lectures, The Spirit of Man in Asian Art : Being the Charles Eliot Norton Lectures Delivered in Harvard University 1933-34, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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A Manual of Comparative Typography : The Panose System

by Bauermeister, Benjamin

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780442211875
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$25.00

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Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1988. 257pp. Tall softback, corner tips slightly creased, bottom spine edge slightly bumped, indices, bibliography, A Manual of Comparative Typography : The Panose System, . Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Richard Diebenkorn : The Ocean Park Series

by Bancroft, Sarah C. (curator)

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Published
2011
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9783791351384
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$60.00

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Orange County Museum of Art , 2011. 256pp. Tall heavy gray tweed cloth hardback with picture pasted doen on front cover, no DJ, VG, index, b&w photos, color illustrations, stunning exhibition catalogue celebrates in-depth for the first time Richard Diebenkorn’s seminal Ocean Park works, . Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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