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Official Catalogue of the United States Exhibit

by United States Commission

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1889
Condition
Good, boards loose at spine, light interior and exterior discoloation, light soiling to boards, light to moderate overall wear t
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$150.00

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Paris: Charles Noblet et fils, 1889. Hardcover. Good, boards loose at spine, light interior and exterior discoloation, light soiling to boards, light to moderate overall wear to boards.. Rust cloth boards with gilt stamped lettering. xliii, 269 pages. At head of title: Paris Universal Exposition 1889.
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Reports of the United States commissioners to the Universal exposition of 1889 at Paris

by

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1891
Condition
Fair. A shaken exlibrary set with faults but complete. Sold as a reference copy only. White letters at base of spines. Will not
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$250.00

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Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1891. Hardcover. Fair. A shaken exlibrary set with faults but complete. Sold as a reference copy only. White letters at base of spines. Will not win any beauty contests.. Burgundy cloth with gilt embossed emblem on front covers. Gilt lettering on spines. 5 Volumes. Over 4,000 pages of valuable information and illustrations. Contents… Read more
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$250.00
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Illustrated Catalogue of the Post-Exposition Exhibition in The Dept. of Fine Arts, Panama-Pacific International Exposition

by San Francisco, CA: Panama-Pacific Exposition, Jan. 1 to May 1, 1916

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1916
Condition
Fair, parts of thin spine paper missing, contents loose but complete and clean. Sold as a reading copy
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$50.00

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San Francisco: San Francisco Art Association, 1916. Softbound. Fair, parts of thin spine paper missing, contents loose but complete and clean. Sold as a reading copy. Brown wraps. [6] + viii + [5] + 112 p. + 64 full-page BW plates; 6 additional illustrations in text accompanying Pedro Lemos' article. Lists 4,979 works by American artists, living… Read more
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American Art Today: Gallery of American Art Today, New York World's Fair

by National Art Society

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1939
Condition
VG, crease along length of cover, crease along top of aspine, internally VG (may have library labels on cover and inside &li
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$75.00

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National Art Society, 1939. Softbound. VG, crease along length of cover, crease along top of aspine, internally VG (may have library labels on cover and inside &library stamp inside). Blue wraps with yellow lettering. 342 pp. over 1200 bw repros. A very nice copy of this rare and important reference. It is a paperback copy. Alphabetical listing of… Read more
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$75.00
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Official Worlds Columbian Exposition: The Art Gallery Illustrated

by Kurtz, Charles M.

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1893
Condition
VG
Edition
1st
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$60.00

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Philadelphia: George Barrie, 1893. 1st. Hardcover. VG. Plain cloth binding. 383 pp. 336 engravings. Includes an alphabetical (by artist) index to the illustrations in the rear. Eight page introductory essay followed by the plates.
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Modernism 1860-1960: A Century of Style and Design

by Smith, Sanford

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1989
Condition
VG-. Light shelf wear, generally clean and tight contents.
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$20.00

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New York: Sanford L. Smith and Associates Ltd, 1989. Softcover. VG-. Light shelf wear, generally clean and tight contents.. Red, silver, black geometric wraps with BW illustration on back. 112 pp. Full of BW photographs. A catalogue of the annual exhibition sponsored by the Brooklyn Museum and organized by Sanford Smith; the catalogue is advertisements by antiques dealers… Read more
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Picturesque Chicago and Guide to the World's Fair

by

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1893
Condition
G. Covers are soiled and faded, faded gilt in lettering. Evident edge wear, rubbing of cloth. Contents are generally clean, but
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$53.00

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Lennox Publishing Company, 1893. Hardcover. G. Covers are soiled and faded, faded gilt in lettering. Evident edge wear, rubbing of cloth. Contents are generally clean, but contains a bit of soiling. Foxing and smudges on end papers.. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on cover, black designs and lettering on spine. xiii; 318 pp. 132 BW plates… Read more
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Exposition universelle, 1900 : the chefs-d'oeuvre

by Walton, William and Victor Champier and Andre Saglio

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1900
Condition
VG overall. See notes
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$2,750.00

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Philadelphia: G. Barrie & Son, 1900. VG overall. See notes. This set consists of 11 physical books, each contained in a sliken portfolio (except Vol. 1). Vol. 9 is present in 2 books, and contained in portfolio case Nos. 9 and 11. Shipping weight is 75 pounds. Essays and text as follows: Art and Architecture, by W. Walton… Read more
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Weltausstellung in St.Louis 1904. Amtlicher Katalog der Ausstellung des Deutschen Reichs. Buchschmuck und künstlerische Leitung der Drucklegung des Katalogs: Professor Peter Behrens

by Lewald, Theodor and Peter Behrens

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1904
Condition
VG-, significant wearing to the thin leather hinges and extremities. Covers
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$300.00

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Berlin: Georg Strike, 1904. Hardcover. VG-, significant wearing to the thin leather hinges and extremities. Covers. Full leather gilt embossed front cover, embossed and printed spine and rear cover. Decorated endpapers, gilt embossed and printed title-page. 548, (1), 31 (1) pp. ads at rear. Only illustrations seem to be the ads at rear. Text is in German. A… Read more
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Encyclopedie des arts decoratifs et industriels modernes au XXeme siecle, Volume 2 ONLY D'Architecture Decoration Peinte Et Sculptee

by M Paul Leon

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1927
Condition
VG interior, soiling and darkening to vellum on covers and spine, cracking of vellum along lower front hinge and more extensive
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$225.00

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Paris: De L'Office D'Editions D'Art, 1927. VG interior, soiling and darkening to vellum on covers and spine, cracking of vellum along lower front hinge and more extensive on outside rear hinge, entire spine design present.. Original 3/4 Vellum covered boards with art deco design spine (spine is designed to spell the title of the series when all 12… Read more
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Encyclopedie des arts decoratifs et industriels modernes au XXeme siecle, Volume 1 ONLY: Preface Evolution de L'Art Moderne

by M Paul Leon

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1927
Condition
VG interior, soiling and darkening to vellum on covers and spine, cracking of vellum along lower front hinge and more extensive
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$225.00

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Paris: De L'Office D'Editions D'Art, 1927. VG interior, soiling and darkening to vellum on covers and spine, cracking of vellum along lower front hinge and more extensive on outside rear hinge, entire spine design present.. Original 3/4 Vellum covered boards with art deco design spine (spine is designed to spell the title of the series when all 12… Read more
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Reports of the United States Commissioners to the Paris Universal Exposition, 1867, Volume I.

by Blake, William P. (editor)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1870
Condition
Contents VG, clean, crisp, and tight. Covers, however, are rubbed, spine cloth is wrinkled, and end papers are a bit foxed (none
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$30.00

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Washington [DC]: Government Printing Office, 1870. Hardcover. Contents VG, clean, crisp, and tight. Covers, however, are rubbed, spine cloth is wrinkled, and end papers are a bit foxed (none to contents). Ex-lib. copy with marks to spine, fep, and title page; no others. The illustrated plates are in excellent condition, as if never viewed, with no chips or tears..… Read more
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Reports of the United States Commissioners to the Paris Universal Exposition, 1867, Volume I.

by Blake, William P. (editor)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1870
Condition
Contents NF, clean, crisp, and tight. Covers, however, are rubbed and chipped at spine with a small chunk missing mid-spine (see
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$50.00

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Washington [DC]: Government Printing Office, 1870. Leather bound. Contents NF, clean, crisp, and tight. Covers, however, are rubbed and chipped at spine with a small chunk missing mid-spine (see photo). The illustrated plates are in excellent condition, as if never viewed, with no chips or tears.. 3/4 brown leather with 5 raised bands. Maroon cloth/boards. Gilt lettering and… Read more
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Reports of the United States Commissioners to the Paris Universal Exposition, 1867, Volume V.

by Blake, William P. (editor)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1870
Condition
Contents VG, clean, crisp, and tight. Covers are a bit rubbed and with some staining to front cloth. The illustrated plates are
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$65.00

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Washington [DC]: Government Printing Office, 1870. Leather bound. Contents VG, clean, crisp, and tight. Covers are a bit rubbed and with some staining to front cloth. The illustrated plates are in excellent condition, as if never viewed, with no chips or tears.. 3/4 brown leather with 5 raised bands. Maroon cloth/boards. Gilt lettering and volume number on spine.… Read more
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Reports of the United States Commissioners to the Paris Universal Exposition, 1867, Volume IV

by Blake, William P. (editor)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1870
Condition
Contents VG, clean, crisp, and tight. Covers are a bit rubbed and with some staining to front cloth. The illustrated plates are
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$85.00

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Washington [DC]: Government Printing Office, 1870. Leather bound. Contents VG, clean, crisp, and tight. Covers are a bit rubbed and with some staining to front cloth. The illustrated plates are in excellent condition, as if never viewed, with no chips or tears.. 3/4 brown leather with 5 raised bands. Maroon cloth/boards. Gilt lettering and volume number on spine.… Read more
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Reports of the United States Commissioners to the Paris Universal Exposition, 1867, Volume VI

by Blake, William P. (editor)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1870
Condition
Contents VG, clean, crisp, and tight. Covers are a bit rubbed and with some staining to front cloth.
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$50.00

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Washington [DC]: Government Printing Office, 1870. Leather bound. Contents VG, clean, crisp, and tight. Covers are a bit rubbed and with some staining to front cloth.. 3/4 brown leather with 5 raised bands. Maroon cloth/boards. Gilt lettering and volume number on spine. Marbled end papers and page edges. Paginated as 143; 115; 51; 86; and 401. Occasional tables/charts… Read more
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Catalogue DeLuxe of The Department of Fine Arts, Panama-Pacific International Exposition (Volume 1 ONLY)

by Trask, John E.D. and J. Nilsen Laurvik (editors)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1915
Condition
VG, one of 1000 copies printed, this being 738 of Volume 1 ONLY
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$125.00

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San Francisco: Paul Elder and Co, 1915. Hardcover. VG, one of 1000 copies printed, this being 738 of Volume 1 ONLY. Vellum spine with embossed brown paper-covered boards. (xix, 233 pp.) 98 bw plates. This is Volume 1 of a two-volume set: The first 75 pages of Vol. 1 contain biographies on the eminent American artists of the… Read more
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Exposition Architecture : The Bulletin of The Museum of Modern Art, Volume 4, No. 3, January 1936

by Hitchcock, Henry Russell

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1936
Condition
VG clean and tight; light shelf wear to covers.
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$85.00

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New York: The Museum of Modern Art, 1936. Pamphlet. VG clean and tight; light shelf wear to covers.. White stapled wraps with bw image and black lettering. 8 pp. with 5 additional bw images. 1 loose sheet laid in. Features an illustrated essay by Henry Russell Hitchcock about the architecture of former expositions with images of ones held… Read more
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Memorial of the International Exhibition at Philadelphia, 1876

by Hunter, Thomas

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1876
Condition
VG, clean contents. Gilt lettering exceptionally bright, but there is a white stain to lower area of spine.
Edition
Original Copy; Not a reprint
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$40.00

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Philadelphia: Thos. Hunter, 1876. Original Copy; Not a reprint. Hardcover. VG, clean contents. Gilt lettering exceptionally bright, but there is a white stain to lower area of spine.. Small, oblong, green boards with blind-stamp decoration and gilt lettering. 5 x 3 inches. [52] with sepia illustrations throughout. Stitched binding. A lovely souvenir booklet from the world's fair-style, centennial… Read more
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Jewel City: Art from San Francisco's Panama-Pacific International Exposition

by Ganz, James A. (Editor)

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
2015
Condition
VG+/VG+ contents but with light shelf wear to covers
Edition
First Paperback
ISBN
9780520287181
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$40.00

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San Francisco: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco / University of California Press, 2015. First Paperback. Hardcover. VG+/VG+ contents but with light shelf wear to covers. Color-illus. card wraps with dark turquoise lettering; French flaps. 400 pp. with 172 color and bw plates and 172 color and bw figures. Catalogue from the exhibition held at the Fine… Read more
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