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Oklahoma A Guide to the Sooner State
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Oklahoma A Guide to the Sooner State

By OKLAHOMA)

Norman.: University of Oklahoma Press.. Second Edition.. 1945.. Black and white photo illustrations and maps, large black and white folding map in pocket tipped in at rear paste-down, xxvi+445, 8 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches, cloth covered boards (hardbound). Color pictorial dust jacket. Light wear and fading to spine of dust jacket. Book in very good, clean condition. "Compiled by Workers of the Writers' Program of the Work Projects Administration in the State of Oklahoma. American Guide Series. Illustrated". Divided into four parts: The General Background, Principal Cities, Tours, and Appendices. .

$40.00

Mullyon: its History, Scenery and Antiquities
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Mullyon: its History, Scenery and Antiquities

By ENGLAND - CORNWALL) Harvey, E. G

Truro: W. Lake. London: Simpkin, Marshall & Co.. 1875.. Black and white illustrations, all edges gilt, 135pp, 8 x 6 ¼ inches, rebound in green cloth covered boards (hardbound). Ink notation on verso of title page, time toning to pages, but overall an attractive volume in sturdy bright binding. Six illustrations as listed in the contents, including a striking double-page map (two minor spots) that includes a list of ship wrecks between 1809 and 1873. The title page provides further description of the book's contents, the tome providing "narratives of shipwrecks on its coast; its agriculture, fisheries, and mining; tales of the days of wrecking and smuggling; longevity of its inhabitants; names of places, their true Cornish renderings and significance, &c &c &c." Appendices A thru E add further marginalia; a list of subscribers concludes the volume. .

$60.00

Le Surrealisme et la Peinture Suivi de Genese et Perspective Artistiques du Surrealisme et de Fragments Inedits
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Le Surrealisme et la Peinture Suivi de Genese et Perspective Artistiques du Surrealisme et de Fragments Inedits

By SURREALISM) Breton, Andre

Brentano's.. Copyright 1945.. Color plates, black and white illustrations, 203pp, index, 10 1/4 x 7 inches, pictorial paper label on silver lettered cloth covered boards (hardbound). Covers lightly worn, front and rear hinges split but still attached, interior in very good clean condition. Andre Breton's work on Surrealism and Painting includes chapters on Wolfgang Paalen, Frida Kahlo, Andre Masson, Max Ernst, Tanguy, Wifredo Lam, Enrico Donati, Matta, Arshile Gorky, etc; with color plates of works by Joan Miro, Andre Masson, Marcel Duchamp, Yves Tanguy, etc. Text in French. .

$76.00

The City of Pretoria and Districts. An Official Handbook describing the Social, Official, Farming, Mining, and General Progress and Possibilities of the Administrative Capital and Surrounding Districts

By SOUTH AFRICA - PRETORIA)

Johannesburg.: South Africa Railways.. 1913.. Black and white full page and tail-piece illustrations, railway map, 164 pp, index, 12 mo, embossed pictorial cloth-covered boards (hardbound). Very good condition; corners and ends of spine lightly rubbed. Includes long foldout photo illustration "Panorama of Pretoria", 7 1/4 x 24 1/2 inches. A decorative binding. .

$30.00

Masterpieces of the Russian Museum
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Masterpieces of the Russian Museum

By RUSSIAN ART)

Leningrad.: Aurora Art Publishers.. 1971.. 25 color plates, each tipped in individual loose titled folded sheets, unpaginated booklet, 16 x 12 inches, silver lettered cloth covered board folder with interior paper pocket. Covers lightly soiled with edge tears and long separation to paper pocket; plates in very good clean condition. Attractive color plates showcasing master paintings and sculptures from the Russian Museum in Leningrad (Saint Petersburg). Includes works by V.I. Surikov, V.A. Serov, B. M. Kustodiev, etc. Text in Russian and English. .

$24.00

Stories of Boccaccio (The Decameron)
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Stories of Boccaccio (The Decameron)

By BOCCACCIO, GIOVANNI) Flameng, Leopold (illus)

Philadelphia.: G. Barrie.. No date. Ca. 1900.. Eleven black and white plates, xviii+493pp, 7 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches, cloth covered boards with paper label on spine (hard bound). Cover extremities lightly rubbed, front cover slightly bowed, occasional faint foxing and some soft corner folds. Very good condition. An interesting imported British Edition with attractive etchings by Leopold Flameng. .

$36.00

The Art of India Asia. Its Mythology and Transformations

By INDIA / ART) Campbell, Jospeh (ed.)

New York.: Pantheon Books Inc.. Bollingen Series XXXIX. 1955.. TWO VOLUMES, xix+465, xviii+614pp, black and white photo illustrations, 12 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches, cloth covered boards (hardbound) in pictorial labelled slipcover. Slipcover corners bumped, edges rubbed and lightly soiled, two volumes in near fine condition in dustjackets (holes cut to display spine titles). "This is the Thirty-Ninth in a Series of Works Sponsored By and Published for Bolligen Foundation." Volume One contains the text and Volume Two 614 plates. .

$36.00

Theatricals. Two Comedies. Tenants. Disengaged
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Theatricals. Two Comedies. Tenants. Disengaged

By James, Henry

New York.: Harper & Brothers.. First American Edition.. 1894.. vi+325pp, some pages uncut, 8 x 5 1/2 inches, decorative gilt lettered green cloth covered boards and spine (hardbound). Cover edges and spine faded; faint foxing to endpapers, otherwise very good, clean condition. First American (BAL 10608): Clark (Edinburgh) imprint at foot of page 325; one of 550 copies bound from English sheets. .

$52.00

Romances of the Wild
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Romances of the Wild

By NATURAL HISTORY) Batten, H. Mortimer. Reynolds, Warwick (illus)

London.: Blackie and Son Limited.. No date. Ca. 1922.. Black and white plates and in-text illustrations, 159pp, 9 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches, pictorial cloth covered boards and spine (hardbound). Cover extremities lightly bumped exposing tips of boards; foxing to endpapers, fore-edge and occasional sheets; overall good clean condition. H. Mortimer Batten's tales of wildlife accompanied by the illustrations of Warwick Reynolds. .

$32.00

Life in Letters of William Dean Howells

By HOWELLS, WILLIAM DEAN) Howells, Mildred (editor)

New York.: Garden City.. 1928.. TWO VOLUMES, black and white plates, top edge gilt, two edges uncut, 429, 426 pp, index, 9 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches, paper title label to spines, cloth-covered boards (hardbound). Near fine condition: ends of spine and corners lightly bumped, vol. 1 has tiny nick to top edge affecting a few pages and front board (not visible from front). .

$38.00

Printing of To-day. An Illustrated Survey of Post-war Typography in Europe and the United States
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Printing of To-day. An Illustrated Survey of Post-war Typography in Europe and the United States

By TYPOGRAPHY) Huxley, Aldous (introduction by)

London.: Peter Davies Limited.. 1928.. Black and white and two-color illustrations, xix + 83pp (plus a large section of unnumbered plates), 13 1/2 x 10 inches, decorative cloth covered boards (hardbound). Covers lightly rubbed with soft toning to upper edge, otherwise very good condition. Contents of this vintage book include: Introduction by Aldous Huxley, Printing in England by Oliver Simon, Printing in the United States by Paul Beaujon, and Continental Printing by Julius Rodenberg. .

$36.00

The Printed Maps of Bermuda. Map Collectors' Series No. 19

By BERMUDA) Palmer, Margaret

London.: Map Collectors' Circle. Durrant House.. 1965.. 24 full page black and white maps, 19 pp + plates, 9 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches, wrappers (softbound). Cover mostly detached with 1 inch split at top of spine, otherwise very good condition. .

$36.00

The Playbill for the Music Box. Picnic
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The Playbill for the Music Box. Picnic

By INGE, William

New York.. 1953.. Playbill, black and white photo illustrations, 40pp, 9 x 6 1/2, pictorial paper wrappers (softbound). Light soiling and wear to edges of covers, interior in very good condition with a few pages with mild edge wear. This vintage playbill is for the Pulitzer Prize-Drama Critics' Award Play "Picnic" by William Inge from its first season on Broadway which ran from February 1953 to April 1954. This production directed by Joshua Logan starred Ralph Meeker, Eileen Heckart and Paul Newman (in his broadway debut). Issued for the performance at New York City's The Music Box theater the Week beginning Monday, November 23, 1953, with Betty Lou Holland playing Millie Owens. .

$36.00

Cars of the Fabulous '50s. A Decade of High Style and Good Times
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Cars of the Fabulous '50s. A Decade of High Style and Good Times

By AUTOMOBILES 1950s)

Lincolnwood, IL.: Publications International, Ltd.. Copyright 2002.. Color and black and white photo illustrations throughout, 416pp, index, 12 x 9 1/4 inches, color pictorial paper covered boards (hardbound) with color pictorial dust jacket. Dust jacket lightly worn. Book in fine condition. Profusely illustrated with makes and models of 1950s autos. .

$28.00

Switzerland and the Adjacent Portions of Italy, Savoy, and Tyrol. Handbook for Travellers

By SWITZERLAND) Baedeker, Karl

Leipzig.: Karl Baedeker.. 1907. Twenty Second Edition.. 69 maps, 18 plans of cities, 11 panoramas and views, xl+551pp, index, 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 inches, embossed gilt lettered red cloth cloth-covered stiff card (hardbound). Collated and complete. First map of Switzerland detached, light creasing to edges of 2 panoramas, overall good to very good condition. .

$24.00

A Treatise on the Diseases of Infancy and Childhood
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A Treatise on the Diseases of Infancy and Childhood

By HEALTH / CHILDREN) Smith, J. Lewis

Philadelphia.: Lea Brothers & Co.. Sixth Edition.. 1886.. Black and white illustrations, 870+31pp, index, 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches, leather covered boards (hardbound). Covers soiled and rubbed exposing tips of boards, owner inscription in pencil to front pastedown and endpaper, ink notation on rear pastedowm, scattered foxing This antique volume includes information on Constitutional Diseases, Eruptive Fevers, Diseases of the Cerebro-Spinal System, Skin Diseases, etc. .

$30.00

Souvenir Album. Reproducing Early Editions of Eight Famous Songs by Stephen Collins Foster

By MUSIC / FOSTER, STEPHEN COLLINS)

Saint Louis.: Art Publication Society.. 1937.. Black and white illustrations, folio, pictorial wrappers with metal spiral binding. Good condition; soiling to cover, lower fore edge corner creased. From first page, "In Celebrating the Silver Anniversary of its growth and progress, the Art Publications Society, a service institution in the field of music education, is awarding this Foster album to those Progressive Series students who have earned this recognition by their studious efforts and excellent achievement". Includes "Oh! Susanna", "Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming", "My Old Kentucky Home, Good Night", etc. .

$19.00

R.L. Polk & Co's Salt Lake City Directory 1928 Vol. XXXVII
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R.L. Polk & Co's Salt Lake City Directory 1928 Vol. XXXVII

By UTAH - DIRECTORY)

Salt Lake City.: R.L. Polk & Co.. 1928.. Black and white illustrations, advertisement endpapers and 125 pp advertising section in front, advertisement borders on most pages, 2pp b/w Salt Lake City map, small b/w Dollar Cab & Transportation Company map, 1732 pp, indices, 8vo, cloth-covered boards (hardbound). Good condition; light wear to extremities, 3/4 inch edge tear at top of spine, cover lightly soiled, front hinge cracked, owner name stamped on front endpapers and title page, pp 539-542 detached with edge tears up to 1 inch and a little paper loss. Interior clean. From the title page, "Including, Murray, Midvale, Sandy, Magna, Garfield, and All the Suburbs. Complete Alphabetical List of Business Firms, Corporations, and Private Citizens; a Miscellaneous Directory of City, County, State and United States Officers; Churches, Clubs, Colleges and Schools, Hospitals, Fraternal and Benevolent Societies, and a Unique Map of Salt Lake city's Business Section. Also a Complete Classified Business Directory Householders' Directory and the Buyers Guide. .

$76.00

The Pilgrim's Progress.  From This World to That Which is to Come. Delivered Under the Similitude of a Dream
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The Pilgrim's Progress. From This World to That Which is to Come. Delivered Under the Similitude of a Dream

By CHRISTIANITY) Bunyan, John. Derby (drawn by) and F. E. Jones (engraved by)

Cincinnati, Ohio.: Swormstedt & Poe.. 1857.. Engraved frontispice, full page and in-text black and white illustrations, 478pp, index, 6 1/2 x 4 1/2, embossed cloth-covered boards (hardbound). Covers lightly worn with small chips and fraying to head and tail of spine; nameplate to front pastedown, ink notations to front pastedown and front endpaper, faint foxing to some pages, pencil marks to some pages, otherwise good clean condition. Includes a Biographical Sketch of the Author's Life by Stephen B. Wickens. .

$36.00

We Japanese. Being Descriptions of Many of the Customs, Manners, Ceremonies, Festivals, Arts and Crafts of the Japanese Besides Numerous Other Subjects. Volumes I & II

By JAPAN) De Garis, Frederic

Miyanoshita.: H.S.K. Yamaguchi.. 11 - 1947. Seventh printing.. 2 volumes, profusely illustrated in black and white, 189 + 199 pp, indeces, 8 1/4 x 6 inches each, Japanese-style binding (silk-covered wrappers with decorative cover labels). Good condition. .

$24.00

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