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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

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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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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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Picturesque Chicago and Guide to the World's Fair

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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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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 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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image of Exposition Architecture : The Bulletin of The Museum of Modern Art, Volume 4, No. 3, January 1936

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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Catalogue of The Exhibits of the State of Pennsylvania and of Pennsylvanians at The World's Columbian Exposition

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Published
1893
Condition
Good, clean, tight contents but for a bit of age toning to page edges; covers tearing at edges/spine; back cover detached but pr
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ORIGINAL EDITION, NOT A REPRINT
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$45.00

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(Harrisburg, Pennsylvania): Clarence M. Busch, State Printer of Pennsylvania, 1893. ORIGINAL EDITION, NOT A REPRINT. Softcover. Good, clean, tight contents but for a bit of age toning to page edges; covers tearing at edges/spine; back cover detached but present; a bit soiled with dust from the exposition.. Tan stapled wraps with bw lettering and border. 218 pp. with… Read more
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Catalogue of the Exhibition of Fine Arts, Pan-American Exposition

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Published
1901
Condition
VG+
Edition
Olana Gallery edition
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$40.00

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Buffalo, NY: Pan-American Exposition, 1901. Olana Gallery edition. Softbound. VG+. Printed wraps. 92 pp., no illustrations. Catalogue of 1667 works by American artists and 89 works by Canadian artists, with index of exhibitors. Includes paintings, watercolors, pastels, miniatures, sculpture, medals, drawings, etchings, engravings, monoprints and architecture. This copy is a quality reprint published by Olana Gallery in the… Read more
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The Chefs-D'oeuvre D'Art of The International Exhibition, 1878

by Strahan, Edward (editor)

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Published
1879
Condition
Fair, covers off, spine damaged and missing top compartment. Text block VG
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$225.00

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Philadelphia: Gebbie and Barrie, 1879. Fair, covers off, spine damaged and missing top compartment. Text block VG. Red leather 3/4. 138, xvi, [2] pp. 28 wood, 48 steel engravings. A large format tome (12" x 17") with full page wood and steel engravings, in addition to many smaller wood engravings and vignettes in the text. 16 page section… Read more
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Official Art Exhibition of the California Pacific International Exposition

by San Diego, CA: Palace of Fine Arts, Feb. 12 to Sept. 9, 1936

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1936
Condition
VG-, museum tag on upper left front cover, museum stamp inside front cover, slight wear on spine
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$125.00

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1936. Softcover. VG-, museum tag on upper left front cover, museum stamp inside front cover, slight wear on spine. Rust wraps, black lettering on cover, 57 pp. 34 bw plates. Catalogue lists 507 works and includes an alphabetical index to the artists. The emphasis is on significant American painting and includes the work of such artists as… Read more
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The Illustrated Catalogue of the Great Exhibition of London, 1851

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
1970
Condition
G+ (Ex-art library, no dj; has spine label and moderate wear and fading and some soiling to binding; carries identity marks on b
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780878210169
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$65.00

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Kennebunkport, Maine: Milford House Inc, 1970. reprint. Hardcover. G+ (Ex-art library, no dj; has spine label and moderate wear and fading and some soiling to binding; carries identity marks on book block edges and on outermost pages, incl. pocket and barcode; pages are lightly aged and still good for facsimile print.). Brown cloth, 328 pp. plus various additional… Read more
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Catalogue illustré du Salon de 1881, contenant environ 380 reproductions d'après les dessins originaux des artistes, publié sous la direction de F.-G. Dumas

by Dumas, F.-G. (sous la direction de)

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Published
1881
Condition
Illustrated contents VG but for faint age toning to page margins. All pages present, but 5 leaves detached and laid in: title pa
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Paris: Librairie d'art L. Baschet, 1881. Hardcover. Illustrated contents VG but for faint age toning to page margins. All pages present, but 5 leaves detached and laid in: title page/verso, recto/verso of exhibition plans, pp. xiii through xvi, and 339-340. Rubbing to covers, esp. at hinges, but binding is solid. Wear to cover edges/corners. Art museum ex-lib. copy with… Read more
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The Laurelled Chefs-d'Oeuvre d'Art from the Paris Exhibition and Salon, also from the Royal Academy of London and other public galleries of Europe and America (Parts 6-25 ONLY)

by Geo. A. Smith

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Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB
Published
n.d.
Condition
good+ (ex-library with expected markings. additionally, perforation stamp on title pages. all plates have been marked with ink i
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$210.00

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Philadelphia: Gebbie & Co. Publishers, n.d.. Hardcover. good+ (ex-library with expected markings. additionally, perforation stamp on title pages. all plates have been marked with ink in upper corner of image. vol 1: purple pigment on pg 8. one plate has small spot from soiling on reverse. 2 letterpress pages have tears closed with archival tape. vol 2: letterpress page… Read more
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$210.00