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image of Advertising Poster] IN THE BLACK CHAPEL, A SEALED STONE.... Published on the Occasion of the Exhibition Illustrations to Ted Hughes Poems at the Victoria and Albert Museum, 12 September until 28 October 1979.

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Victoria and Albert Museum | Leonard Baskin printed by UDO Litho Ltd., 1979. Poster. 30" x 20". There was a signed, limited edition; this is from an unsigned, unlimited edition. Some wear to the edges and light creasing; an copy in indifferent condition. Nevertheless, a striking poster produced by two giants in their arts. The V&A Museum has a… Read more
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KERAMIC ART OF JAPAN

by Audsley, George A. and James L. Bowes

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Published
1881
Condition
near Very Good binding
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$200.00

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London: Henry Sotheran & Co., 1881. Full Leather. near Very Good binding. Quarto. xiv, 304 pp., plates. First edition. In publisher issued full red levant goatskin with stamping in gold on the front cover and titled and tooled in gold on the spine. Binding is stamp-signed by Sotheran on the front turn-in. A handsome binding on a stately… Read more
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DIMITRI HADZI

by Hadzi, Dimitri | introduction by Seamus Heaney; interview by Albert Elsen; essays by Peter Selz, Joseph Masheck, and Debra Bricker Balken

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine binding
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$25.00

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New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996. Hard Cover. Near Fine binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. Folio. 174 pp. First Edition. As issued, in full cloth. A bright, fresh copy in a similarly sharp dust jacket with only trivial shelfwear.
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HAIL BRITANNIA: MAINE PEWTER AND SILVERPLATE

by Churchill, Edwin A.

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good+ binding
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$50.00

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Maine State Museum, 1992. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/Very Good dust jacket. Quarto. viii, 69 pp. First Edition. A bight copy in a lightly soiled dust jacket; clean. An Exhibition of Maine Britannia Ware and Silverplate, 1829-1941, in the Collections of the Maine State Museum, May 15, 1992 - May 15, 1993.
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THE VERY FIRST SHOE BOOK

by MacNelly, Jeff

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good binding
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$40.00

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New York: Avon, 1978. Soft Cover. Very Good binding. Signed.. Oblong quarto. vi, 122 pp. First Edition, thus. Warmly inscribed by MacNelly on the title page. Light shelfwear, but a sound copy.
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Atlanta] AT-LANTA 1945 + 50

by Ohtake, Shinro

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine binding
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$125.00

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Atlanta: Nexus Press, 1996. Pictorial Boards. Near Fine binding. Octavo. First Edition. A fantastic art book with many tipped on photographs as issued; miniature book/pamphlet attached at the base of a page marker; laminated pictorial covers. Produced in collaboration with the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games.
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ORIGINAL GRAPHITE AND PASTEL ARCHITECTURAL ILLUSTRATION

by Abbott, Carlton Sturges

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Published
1981
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$150.00

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1981. 30” x 20”. Graphite and pastels on illustration board, signed and dated by Abbott on the lower right corner; some dampstaining to the right side--the style and colors makes this staining less evident than it might otherwise be. An engaging drawing. Abbott is a prominent Virginia architect in Williamsburg and responsible for many notable Virginia buildings--visitors centers in… Read more
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STILL-LIFE IN COLOMBIA [English Language Edition]

by Eduardo Serrano

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good binding
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$45.00

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Editiones Alfred Wild | Museo de Arte Moderno de Bogota, 1992. Hard Cover. Very Good binding/Very Good dust jacket. Folio. Cloth binding is lightly soiled; light vertical impression on the front board; contents clean; dust jacket is lightly shelfworn.
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ORIGINS OF CHINESE CIVILIZATION: CULTURAL RELICS FROM HENAN PROVINCE

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good+ binding
ISBN
9789622151802
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$60.00

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Leisure and Cultural Service Department | Hong Kong Museum of Art, 2002. Soft Cover. Very Good+ binding. Folio. Bilingual edition; catalog of more than 100 items almost all with several full color images; a beautiful production; light scuffing to the covers; digital images can be made available upon request.
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PICASSO RICHMOND: MASTERPIECES FROM THE MUSEE NATIONAL PICASSO, PARIS (February 19, 2011 - May 15, 2011)

by Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

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Published
2010
Condition
Very Good+ binding
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$50.00

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Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 2010. Very Good+ binding. Light wear to the extremities of the binding, only; a beautiful catalog from an exceptional exhibition of Picasso's work; digital images can be made available upon request.
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HU CHENG-YEN: A CHINESE WOOD-ENGRAVER AND PICTURE-PRINTER

by Hu Cheng-yen | Jan Tschichold | translated by Eudo C. Mason

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Published
1952
Condition
Very Good+ binding
Edition
First American Edition
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$50.00

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New York: Beechhurst Press, 1952. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding. Oblong Folio. Cloth backed flexible paper-covered boards with printed calligraphic title label on the front cover; a fresh clean copy in publisher's card slipcase with printed and illustrated pastedown; uncommon.
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THE INVENTION OF GLORY: AFONSO V AND THE PASTRANA TAPESTRIES

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Published
2011
Condition
Very Good+ binding
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$17.50

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Madrid: [National Gallery of Art] Fundacion Carlos de Amberes, 2011. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding. Folio. A clean bright copy, profusely illustrated with images of tapestries; some plates are folding; digital images can be made available upon request.
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THREE YOUNG RATS AND OTHER RHYMES

by edited by James Johnson Sweeney | illustrated by Alexander Calder

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Published
1944
Condition
Good+ binding
Edition
Limited Edition, one of 700 copies
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$125.00

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New York: Curt Valentin and printed by The Golden Eagle Press, 1944. Limited Edition, one of 700 copies. Hard Cover. Good+ binding. Folio. Alexander Calder. A fantastic book with 85 drawings by Calder; contents clean and bright; spine is rubbed and the title is largely gone; boards are soiled and the edges worn; still a presentable copy of… Read more
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BLANDFORD COLONIAL CHURCH, BRISTOL PARISH. ERECTED 1735, PETERSBURG VIRGINIA

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Published
1917
Condition
Very Good binding
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$25.00

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Petersburg // Brooklyn: T. S. Beckwith & Co. // Albertype Company, 1917. Original Sewn Wrappers. Very Good binding. Octavo. A brief history of the church, but made up of 16 albertypes of the Tiffany stained glass windows and other notable monuments and plaques in the church; images available upon request.
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THE DAHECUM SITE IN ZHENGSHOU (II)

by compiled by Zhengzhou Municipal Institute of Cultural Relics and Archaeology

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good+ binding
ISBN
9787030094902
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$45.00

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Science Press, 2001. Hard Cover. Very Good+ binding/Very Good+ dust jacket. Quarto. Short introduction in Chinese else the remainder of the volume is illustrated with color and black and white photographs--all identification in Chinese. Contents clean and binding sound; digital images can be made available upon request.
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ON SITE: YUAN XIN'S PHOTOGRAPHS, YUAN WU'S STUDIO

by Yuan Xin, Yuan Wu, et al

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Michael Pyron, Bookseller, ABAA
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good binding
ISBN
9787543475861
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$75.00

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Xian Chang, 2010. Pictorial Boards. Very Good binding. Quarto. Profusely illustrated; light shelfwear including some rounding at the corners; English and Chinese bilingual edition; digital images can be made available upon request.
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PLATES TO CHINESE PORCELAINS FROM THE ARDEBIL SHRINE

by John Alexander Pope

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Condition
Very Good binding
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$75.00

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Washington: Smithsonian Institution. Soft Cover. Very Good binding. Quarto. Price has been marked out on the top of the front cover else contents clean; scarce; digital images can be made available upon request.
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