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The Fleuron: A Journal of Typography

by Simon, Oliver (editor)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1925
Condition
Good+ (foxing on block and end pages, text and illustrations are otherwise very clean. Dust jacket has soiling and overall wear.
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$125.00

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London: At the Office of the Fleuron, 1925. Hardcover. Good+ (foxing on block and end pages, text and illustrations are otherwise very clean. Dust jacket has soiling and overall wear.). Green cloth boards with gilt spine lettering; light gray dust jacket with red lettering, 164 pp (18), bw illustrations. Contents include: On Script Types; Robert Bridges, George Moore,… Read more
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The Century of Artists' Books

by Drucker, Johanna

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1995
Condition
VG/VG (minimal shelf wear, dustjacket has small bend in front at bottom, otherwise all pages clean and intact)
ISBN
9781887123013
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$35.00

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New York: Granary Books, 1995. Hardcover. VG/VG (minimal shelf wear, dustjacket has small bend in front at bottom, otherwise all pages clean and intact). Green cloth boards with silver gilt lettering on spine, green pictorial dustjacket with red and black lettering, xii, 338 pp., bw illustrations throughout. "The Century of Artists' Books is the first full-length study of… Read more
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Islamic and Indian manuscripts and paintings in the Pierpont Morgan Library

by Schmitz, Barbara; Pal, Pratapaditya; Thackston, W. M.; 1944- ; (Wheeler McIntosh); Voelkle, William M.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1997
Condition
VG
ISBN
9780875981185
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$125.00

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New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1997. Hardcover. VG. Black glossy illustrated wraps; black cloth, gilt lettering. (xxii), 513 pages : illustrations (some color). For the first time since Pierpont Morgan purchased his first richly illuminated manuscript in 1899 - an Indian Ragamala - this part of the collection has been catalogued. Included are the late thirteenth-century Manafi-i hayavan… Read more
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The Harley psalter

by Noel, William

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1995
Condition
VG
ISBN
9780521464956
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$30.00

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Cambridge [England]/New York, NY, USA: Cambridge University Press, 1995. Hardcover. VG. Mylat covered illustrated dj. black cloth covering, gilt lettering on spine. (xvii), 231 pages : illustrations. A study of the making of the Harley Psalter at Christ Church Canterbury c.1020-1130. Contents as follows: A note on the Psalm texts -- 1. Quires ruled by the artists --… Read more
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The Language of Forms: Lectures on Insular Manuscript Art

by Schapiro, Meyer

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2005
Condition
VG (light scuffing to wraps and corners lightly bumped. Pages are otherwise crisp and clean)
ISBN
9780875981406
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$75.00

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New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, 2005. Softcover. VG (light scuffing to wraps and corners lightly bumped. Pages are otherwise crisp and clean). Black wraps, color illustrated, white and peach letterintg; vii, 199 pp; illustrated throughout in color and bw. Foreword by Charles E. Pierce, Jr. ; introduction by Jane E. Rosenthal. Contents include: Frame, field, and figure --… Read more
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The Carl H. Pforzheimer Library: English Literature, 1475-1700 (3 Volumes)

by Unger, Emma and William A. Jackson

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1997
Condition
VG+. top sections of spines spongy; textblocks firm, attached. textblock edges have light scuffs/scratches.
ISBN
9781884718335
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$125.00

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Delaware / California: The Knoll Oak Press / Heritage Book Shop Inc, 1997. Hardcover. VG+. top sections of spines spongy; textblocks firm, attached. textblock edges have light scuffs/scratches.. maroon boards w/ gilt emblem & gilt spine printing. marbled pastedowns & flyleafs. vol 1, vol 2, vol 3: total 1320 pgs w/ bw plates. A very nice set.… Read more
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Manuscript Painting In Paris During The Reign Of Saint Louis

by Branner, Robert

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1977
Condition
Good. slight curl to front cover. lower portion of textblock is rippled; no apparent water or dampstaining damage. shelf-wear &
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$160.00

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Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1977. Hardcover. Good. slight curl to front cover. lower portion of textblock is rippled; no apparent water or dampstaining damage. shelf-wear & small, worn areas to lower cover edge & corners. dustjacket spine sunned & scuffed; edges scuffed.. navy boards w/ gilt spine printing. 270 pgs w/ bw & color plates. light… Read more
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$160.00
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Crusader Manuscript Illumination at Saint-Jean d'Acre, 1275-1291

by Folda, Jaroslav

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1976
Condition
VG/VG (light scuffing to block, previous owner's name on ffep, pages are otherwise clean and clear)
ISBN
9780691039077
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$35.00

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Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1976. Hardcover. VG/VG (light scuffing to block, previous owner's name on ffep, pages are otherwise clean and clear). Red cloth boards with gilt spine lettering; red dust jacket with white lettering, mylar cover, xxix, 231 pp + 48 unnumbered leaves of plates. 13th century illuminated manuscripts, Crusader art. Includes a catalogue of… Read more
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The Glazier Collection Of Illuminated Manuscripts

by Plummer, John

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1968
Condition
Good. spine tanned. edge-wear to covers; scuffs, scratches & coffee-like staining. lower corner chipped. pgs 18-19 have papercli
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$25.00

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New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1968. Softcover. Good. spine tanned. edge-wear to covers; scuffs, scratches & coffee-like staining. lower corner chipped. pgs 18-19 have paperclip indentation. some light coffee-like speckling to lower pg edges.. grey, textured wraps w/ black & red printing. 50 pgs w/ section of 55 plates/illustrations; 10 color plates. Previous owners name and… Read more
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Central European Manuscripts In The Pierpont Morgan Library

by Harrsen, Meta

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1958
Condition
VG+. small crease to upper spine top. slipcase has edge-wear; sides peeling; top separating; price tage to lower end.
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$40.00

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New York: The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1958. Hardcover. VG+. small crease to upper spine top. slipcase has edge-wear; sides peeling; top separating; price tage to lower end.. navy cloth w/ gilt emblem; maroon title plate w/ gilt printing. illustrated pastedowns & flyleafs. book x, 86 pgs w/ 90 plates. black slipcase w/ title plate. A nice, sharp,… Read more
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The pen's excellencie : calligraphy of Western Europe and America

by Whalley, Joyce Irene

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1980
Condition
VG, dj shows normal wear
ISBN
9780859361682
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$40.00

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Tunbridge Wells, Kent: Midas Books, 1980. Hardcover. VG, dj shows normal wear. Glossy gold illustrated dj; black cloth covers. 400 pages : illustrations. Includes bibliographical references (pages 395-397) and index. Contents as follows: Introduction -- Two thousand years of literacy -- Writing materials -- Roman, early Christian and early medieval scripts -- Later medieval scripts: Carolingian, romanesque, gothic… Read more
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A history of Australian childrens book illustration

by Muir, Marcie

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1982
Condition
VG+
ISBN
9780195542691
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$30.00

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Melbourne/New York: Oxford University Press, 1982. Hardcover. VG+. Mylar covered, illustated dj. green cloth bond covers.160 pp : illustrations (some color). Australian illustrators emerge - Alphabets and nursery rhymes - Boys stories - Girls stories - Fairies - Bears, bush creatures and bunyips - Between the Wars - New styles - Picture books. Includes bibliographical references (pages… Read more
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Dated Greek Manuscripts Of The Thirteenth and Fourteenth Centuries In The Libraries of Great Britain

by Turyn, Alexander

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1980
Condition
VG+. light rubbing to corners & spine edges. dustjacket has sunning to spine; fading to edges.
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$80.00

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Washington, D. C.: Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, 1980. Hardcover. VG+. light rubbing to corners & spine edges. dustjacket has sunning to spine; fading to edges.. bluish grey boards w/ gilt printing. 173 pgs w/ 126 bw plates. olive dustjacket w/ green printing & protective plastic cover. A nice, sharp and bright copy.
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The illustration of the Pauline Epistles in French and English Bibles of the twelfth and thirteenth centuries

by Eleen, Luba

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1982
Condition
VG-, dj has some sticker residue. inside has pencil notations from previous owner
ISBN
9780198173441
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$35.00

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Oxford/New York: Clarendon Press/Oxford University Press, 1982. Hardcover. VG-, dj has some sticker residue. inside has pencil notations from previous owner. mylar covered illustrated dj; black cover, gold lettering on spine; (xxv), 180 pp, [143] pages of plates : illustrations. 11030; manuscripts in Latin; illuminated; English; q1030; Bible. N.T. Epistles of Paul; 31030; illuminations; 1100-1300; 60030; critical studies;… Read more
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The Tale of Genji scroll

by Murasaki Shikibu,; 978?-; Morris, Ivan,; 1925-1976, Tokugawa, Yoshinobu,; 1933-2005

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1971
Condition
VG+, slip case has bumping on croners, title in excellent condition
ISBN
9780870111310
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$375.00

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Tokyo, Japan/Palo Alto, California: Kodansha International, 1971. Hardcover. VG+, slip case has bumping on croners, title in excellent condition. Oblong folio. Green and wave patterned purple Japanese silk binding, titled in gilt. Housed in orange clamshell case and original publisher's cardboard shipping container. 164 pp : color facsimiles. Oversize 23"x12"x2 3/4" Facsimile reproduction of the existing fragments of… Read more
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Illuminating the end of time : the Getty Apocalypse manuscript

by Morgan, Nigel J.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2012
Condition
VG
ISBN
9781606060711
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$75.00

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Los Angeles: The J. Paul Getty Museum, 2012. Hardcover. VG. Black cloth covers, gold lettering on spine. Pictorial DJ. 87 pp, 85 unnumbered leaves of plates : facsimiles (some color). "The visionary nature of the Apocalypse -- the Biblical book of Revelation -- along with its detailed descriptions of the end of the world have long made it… Read more
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The Spanish Forger

by Voelkle, William (assisted by Roger S. Wieck)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1978
Condition
Good+ (light scuffing to boards mostly along edges, foxing along block, pages are otherwise clear.)
ISBN
9780875980546
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$180.00

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New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1978. Hardcover. Good+ (light scuffing to boards mostly along edges, foxing along block, pages are otherwise clear.). Blue cloth boards with color illustration laid-on front, gilt spine lettering, color frontispiece laid-in, 77 pp. followed by [132] pp of plates, black and white with several in color. A beautiful copy of an important and… Read more
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$180.00
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Illuminated Greek manuscripts from American collections : an exhibition in honor of Kurt Weitzman

by Vikan, Gary, ; editor

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1973
Condition
VG, covers have wear and foxing,
ISBN
9780691038902
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$40.00

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Princeton, N.J.: Art Museum, Princeton University, 1973. Softcover. VG, covers have wear and foxing,. Softcover, illustrated. 231 pp : illustrations (some color). Catalog of an exhibition held at the Princeton University Art Museum Apr. 14-May 20, 1973./ Includes bibliographical references. Contents as follows: Manuscripts and the liturgy / George Galavaris -- Hymnography and illustrated manuscripts / Doula Mouriki… Read more
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Between the picture and the word : manuscript studies from the Index of Christian Art

by Hourihane, Colum,; Plummer, John

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2005
Condition
VG, cover shows some wear, top right corner is bumped. Bind tight, pages clean
ISBN
9780976820215
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$40.00

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Princeton, N.J.: Index of Christian Art, Dept. of Art and Archaeology, Princeton University ; University Park, PA, 2005. Softcover. VG, cover shows some wear, top right corner is bumped. Bind tight, pages clean. Illustrated glossy illustrated cover. (xxvii), 216 pp, [142] pages of plates : illustrations (some color). In this volume from the Index of Christian Art, a… Read more
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Mediaeval & Renaissance Manuscripts: Major Acquisitions Of The Pierpont Morgan Library, 1924-1974

by Ryskamp, Charles (introduction)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1974
Condition
Good. edge-wear to covers; rubbing to corners; sunning & creasing to spine. scratches & discolorization spot to cover. chips to
ISBN
9780875980454
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$25.00

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New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1974. Softcover. Good. edge-wear to covers; rubbing to corners; sunning & creasing to spine. scratches & discolorization spot to cover. chips to top spine end w/ minor chip to inner spine.. glued, brown wraps w/ gilt printing. marbled interior covers & flyleafs. book xvi, 106 pgs w/ 50 bw plates. Previous owners… Read more
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