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The Art of Ancient Greece

by Albersmeier, Sabine

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2008
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9780911886696
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U.S.A./U.K.: Philip Wilson Publishers Limited, 2008 « A major collection of ancient Greek art, assembled by Baltimore businessman Henry Walters (1848 - 1931) and supplemented by recent gifts and acquisitions, is presented here in this lavishly illustrated volume. The collection of the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore includes exquisite and historically important pieces: Cycladic idols that represent some of the… Read more
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Ethiopian Art: The Walters Art Museum

by Holbert, Kelly, Et Al

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2001
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9780911886528
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U.S.A./U.K.: Third Millenium Publishing Limited / Walters Art Museum, 2001 " The collection of Ethiopian art at The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore is one of the largest and finest outside of Ethiopia, both in terms of depth and range." (2001-05-03)
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Rapunzel, Rapunzel

by Fucigna, Isabel; Satterlee, Catherine

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2006
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Fine
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9780870127465
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U.S.A.: At the author's own expense, 2006 LIMITED EDITION of 100. RARE BOOK « A retelling for adults of the classic Rapunzel tale, with reproductions of the original 16 gouaches tipped in.» "There was a garden that was a green and overgrown paradise." No pagination, no dust jacket
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Masterpieces of Italian Painting: The Walters Art Museum

by Steen, Hansen, Morten; Joaneath A. Spicer, Eds.

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2005
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9780911886580
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U.S.A.: The Walters Art Museum, 2005 Profusely illustrated with 50 color plates and additional bw and color figures. " Very in-depth critical descriptions of each work; the catalogue is arranged in chronological order; beautiful reproductions of the images."
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Nineteenth-Century Art From Romanticism to Art Nouveau

by Johnston, William R.

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Published
2000
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New
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1�re �dition
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9781857592436
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U.S.A./U.K.: Scala Publishers Ltd - Walters Art Gallery, 2000 Profusely illustrated with 150 color plates. From back cover: " The 19th-century holdings of the Walters Art Gallery are unique amongst museum collections of art from this period. Not only were William T. Walters (1819-94) and his son Henry (1848-1931) unique in purchasing extensively the art from their own `Gilded Age',… Read more
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Naskapi Lexicon : Lexique naskapi. 3 volumes

by MacKenzie, Marguerite and/et Jancewicz, Bill; Collective/Collectif

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Published
1994
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Neuf
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Edition originale
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9782980435508
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Naskapi Development Corporation, 1994 RARE! Trilingual books/livres trilingues : Naskapi, English, Français. First Edition/Première édition 1994. Volume1 : Naskapi - English - French / naskapi - anglais- français. 431 pages, NEW/NEUF. Volume 2 : English - Naskapi / anglais - naskapi. 650 pages. NEW/NEUF. Volume 3 : French - Naskapi / français - naskapi. 622 pages. FINE/TRÈS BON. Blank sticker… Read more
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Everyday Life of the North American Indians

by White, Jon Manchip

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Published
1988
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As New
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1st Edition
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9780880291781
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U.S.A.: Dorset Press, 1988 Uncommonly good COLLECTIBLE. First Dorset Press edition. Profusely illustrated with in and out of text b.& w. photographs. « Seperate chapters devoted to each aspect of North American Indian life including hunting, farming, athlete and warrior, spouse and parent, witch doctor and worshipper, artist and craftsman. A popular account but serious and avoiding the frivolity of… Read more
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Biodegradation and Bioremediation

by Alexander, Martin

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Published
1994
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New
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1st Edition
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9780120498604
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U.S.A.: Academic Press Inc., 1994 First edition. « Biodegradation has been the subject of active concern for the past 40 years. Recently, the field has expanded to encompass a wide variety of chemicals, a broad array of issues, and the development of the new bioremediation industry. This book presents the basic principles of biodegradation and shows how these principles relate… Read more
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The Journals of Susanna Moodie

by Atwood, Margaret Eleanor; Pachter, Charles

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Published
1997
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Comme neuf
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9780395880432
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Houghton Mifflin Company - McFarlane Walter & Ross, 1997 NEW book in fine slipcase. Profusely illustrated in colors. « Margaret Atwood's The Journals of Susanna Moodie (1970), regarded by many as her most fully realized volume of poetry, is one of the great Canadian and feminist epics. In 1980, Margaret Atwood's longtime friend, the distinguished Canadian artist Charles Pachter, illustrated,… Read more
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Titanic. The Complete Guide to Building the Titanic - Le Titanic à monter soi-même

by Collective

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Published
1993
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Fine
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1st Edition
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9783822894453
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Germany: Taschen GmbH, 1993 How to make a model of the Titanic which is 135 cm long, scale 1:200. FRANÇAIS: Comment monter une maquette du Titanic mesurant 135 cm de longueur à l'échelle 1:200.
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Looking East: Western Artists and the Allure of Japan

by Burnham, Helen

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2014
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9780878468102
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U.S.A./Québec: Museum of Fine Arts Boston, 2014 « A craze for all things Japanese in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries brought a correspondingly radical shift in Western art, dubbed Japonisme. Leading artists, including Vincent van Gogh and Claude Monet, were inspired by Japanese art and culture to create works of singular beauty. This lavishly illustrated publication explores an… Read more
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War Through the Lens. The Canadian Army Film and Photo Unit 1941-1945

by Conlin, Dan

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2015
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New
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9781927079379
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Canada: Seraphim Editions, 2015 Profusely illustrated with in and out of textb.& w. photographs. « War through the Lens tells the story of the most daring filmmakers in the history of Canada's motion picture industry, the fifty cameramen who filmed Canadians in battle during World War Two. They belonged to the Canadian Army Film and Photo Unit and often scooped… Read more
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S. (Ship of Theseus)

by Dorst, Doug (aka Straka, V. M.)

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2013
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Fine
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9780316201643
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U.S.A.: Mulholland Books, 2013 CULT CLASSIC! IMPORTANT NOTE: The concept of this novel is to deliberately build the book as if it was a used library item with manuscript notes by readers. Includes 22 loose page inserts (letters, photos, postcards, etc.) contributing to the story. Illustrated slipcase. «The chronicle of two readers finding each other, and their deadly struggle with… Read more
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Ota Benga. The Pygmy in the Zoo. One Man's Degradation in Turn-of-the-Century America

by Bradford, Phillips Verner; Blume, Harvey

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Published
1992
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Fine
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1st Edition
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9780312082765
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U.S.A.: St Martins Press, 1992 « An account of the exploitation of Ota Benga, a Congolese pygmy, describes how, in 1906, a missionary in Africa brought Benga to the United States, placed him on display at the World's Fair, and eventually caged him at the Bronx Zoo.»
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A Forest of Kings. The Untold Story of the Ancient Maya

by Schele, Linda; Freidel, David

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Published
1992
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As New
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9780688112042
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U.S.A.: Harper Perennial, 1992 Absolutely NEW! Profusely illustrated with drawings in the text and out of text color photographs. «The recent interpretation of Maya hieroglyphs has given us the first written history of the New World as it existed before the European invasion. In this book, two of the first central figures in the massive effort to decode the glyphs,… Read more
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Benoi Deschênes, sculpteur et peintre - sculptor and painter

by Deschênes, Benoi; Blais, Denis (traduction, translation)

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2011
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Comme neuf
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9782980014123
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Québec: Éditions Port-Joly, 2011 TRÈS RARE! DÉDICACÉ par l'auteur. Ouvrage abondamment illustré de 158 photographies en couleurs, 56 photos noir et blanc et 15 dessins. Frontispice. « L'auteur raconte son cheminement et présente en rétrospective une partie de ses oeuvres en peinture et sculpture. Ce volume vous entraîne à découvrir l'histoire, les souvenirs d'enfance et les gens d'aujourd'hui.» Édition internationale… Read more
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Kites

by Pelham, David

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2000
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New
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9781585670178
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U.S.A.: The Overlook Press, 2000 « This marvellously illustrated guide has,become rightly known as "The Kite Flyer's Bible", It contains all the facts about the construction,and flying of kites and includes over 100 how-to,diagrams, from the simple to the challenging, from,paper to fabric, with all the information,necessary for building kites from scratch. A sure,fire winner, this is a classic work… Read more
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Cape Breton. Island of Islands

by Gordon, Warren; MacNei, Kenzie;l MacDonald, Max

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Published
1985
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Fine
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9780969039518
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Canada: Nimbus Publishing Limited, 1985 Profusely illustrated with color photographs, some full page. Almost as new.
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Small Wooden Boats of the Atlantic

by Walker, David; Barrett, Wayne

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Published
1990
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Fine
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1ère Édition
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9780921054542
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Canada: Nimbus Publising Limited, 1990 « In an age of fibreglass, those wooden boats that have survived, dories, fishing boats, surfboats and others, survive due to the way they are designed and built. Here they are captured in photographs recording some 20 types of small wooden dories and fishing boats. Scores of small wooden boats can be seen tied up… Read more
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Canada/U.S.: DPA-LTA Enterprises Inc., 2001 COLLECTIBLE. Profusely illustrated with photographs and drawings throughout. « The American Locomotive Company (ALCO) together with it's predecessor locomotive companies experienced a long glorious locomotive building history second to none, producing in excess of 90,000 locomotives.» Glossy blue illustrated covers, red and white titles. Covers are lightly rubbed.
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