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By Rolland, Romain; Street, Frederick [Translator]

N.P.: Albert & Charles Boni, 1915. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 12mo. 189 pages, indexed. Hardcover in orange, blue and white dust jacket. DJ has some chipping at edges, particularly at headcap. Spine is toned. DJ has been placed in a protective mylar cover. Prior owner's name written on front flyleaf. Text is clean.


A History of Engraving & Etching from the 15th Century to the Year 1914

By Hind, Arthur M.

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1927. Hardcover. Good. Quarto. 487 pages, indexed. Hardcover in red cloth. Binding is scuffed on front and rear covers. Front cover shows small white spot and two long scuff marks. Prior owner's name label on front pastedown and written name on front flyleaf. Occasional foxing throughout text.


Myth, Allegory,and Faith: The Kirk Edward Long Collection of Mannerist Prints

By Barryte, Bernard

Stanford, CA: Silvana Editoriale/Cantor Arts Center, 2015. Soft cover. Very Good. Quarto. 703 pages. Softcover in black and white wrappers. Binding is lightly rubbed. Some horizontal scuffs at foot of spine. Bumping at headcap. Text is clean.


Blake as an Artist
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Blake as an Artist

By Bindman, David

Oxford and New York: Phaidon Press Ltd. / E. P. Dutton, 1977. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 256 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a tan pictorial dust jacket. A nice, clean copy.


William Blake: A New Kind of Man

By Davis, Michael Justin

Berkeley and Los Angeles: Univ of California Pr, 1977. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. 181 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a green dust jacket. A nice, clean copy.


My Bohemian Days

By Furniss, Harry

London: Hurst and Blacknett, Ltd. Hardcover. Very Good. Harry Furniss. 8vo. 286 pages. Hardcover in blue cloth. Binding is rubbed. There is bumpping at corners, and some slight scuffing. Bumping at headcap/foot. Front flyleaf has been removed. Text is clean.


The Moment of Explosion: Blake and the Illustration of Milton

By Behrendt, Stephen C.

Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, 1983. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 4to. 211 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a white and brown dust jacket. A nice, clean copy. Illustrated.


Hidden Treasures, Irma Stern: Her Books, Painted Book Covers and Bookplates

By Below, Irene

Cape Town, South Africa: Society of Bibliophiles in Cape Town, 2000. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Large 12mo. 56 pages. Hardcover with cream and colour illustrated dust jacket. DJ has damping to lower edge of rear cover, and soiling to spine. Illustrated endpapers. Text is clean.


Fantastic Science-Fiction Art 1926-1954

By Del Rey, Lester [Editor]

New York: Ballantine Books, 1975. Soft cover. Good. Quarto. Unpaginated. Softcover in colour illustrated wrappers. Binding is lightly rubbed, with light soiling. Spine is sunned. Text has occasional smudge.


Claude Howell: Carolina Interpreter [SIGNED]

By Brown, C. Reynolds [Exhibition organizer]

Wilmington, NC: St. John's Museum of Art, 1995. Soft cover. Very Good. Quarto. 55 pages. SIGNED Softcover in colour illustrated wrappers. Binding is lightly rubbed. Some minor soiling on spine, slight bends at corners. Pencilled notation at top edge of front flyleaf. Text is clean.


Fantasy: The Golden Age of Fantastic Illustration

By Peppin, Brigid

New York, and Scarborough, Ontario: New American Library, 1975. Soft cover. Very Good. Quarto. 191 pages, indexed. Softcover in colour illustrated wrappers. Binding is lightly rubbed, with small stain at headcap. Text is clean.


The Masterpieces of French Art, Illustrated. A Biographical History of Art in France, from the Earliest Period to and Including the Salon of 1882. [TWO VOLUME SET; VOLS I & II]

By Viardot, Louis; Biographical History Edited by Wm. A. Armstrong

Philadelphia, PA: Gebbie & Co., 1883. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. Folios. Variously paginated. Bound in full burgundy leather with cover designs embossed in blind and with titles on the front covers and spines in gilt. The bindings are rubbed and scuffed--in places down to the boards--but both volumes are sound with secure hinges. Raised spine bands, which show occasional scuffing. Spines show some rubbing at hinges. All edges gilt. Illustrated with about 100 plates. Text is foxed, with occasional dog-eared pages and a few small tears on some pages. The plate for the "Temtation of St. Anthony" appears to be missing. The rest of the plates all seem to be there.


The Seasons of America Past

By Sloane, Eric

New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1958. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to. 150 pages. Hardcover with a black pictorial dust jacket. The jacket shows some rubbing and is price-clipped, but a Harper & Row publisher's gold price sticker of $10.95 is affixed to the front inner flap. The book is sound and clean. The only copyright date is 1958, but there is a number line of 8-9-10 on the copyright page. Likely a 1970s printing.


Christian Iconography: A Study of Its Origins (The A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts)

By Grabar, Andre

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1980. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Small quarto. 174 pages, indexed. 341 illustrations. Hardcover in black and white illustrated dust jacket. DJ has some smudges, and some scuffing. Some slight foxing to endpapers. Text is clean.


Paradise Lost. With the Illustrations by William Blake

By Mlton, John; (Prefaces by Philip Hofer and John T. Winterich)

Norwalk, Connecticut: The Heritage Press, 1976. Hardcover. Very Good. William Blake. Royal Octavo. 311 pages. Hardcover bound in blue cloth and with a creme-colored slipcase. Nearly no wear to the book, which has an owner's pencil notation on the front flyleaf. Moderate wear to the slipcase. The text is fresh and clean. Illustrated with full-page drawings by William Blake in pastel colors.


Jerusalem and the Holy Land Rediscovered: The Prints of David Roberts (1796-1864) (Writings from an Unbound Europe (Hardcover))

By Roberts, David; [with] W. D. Davies; Eric M. Meyers; Sarah Walker Schroth

Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press Books, 1997. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Oblong Folio. 379 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a red and tan dust jacket, now in mylar. Light wear to the jacket. The mylar is taped to the front inner flap turn-in. Prior owner's signature in red ink on the front flyleaf. There is a large red publisher's ink stamp on the rear pastedown. A lovely book with beautiful full page color plates.


Estampas de Bolivia, Diez Grabados en Madera

By Ibanez, Genaro

La Paz: N.p., 1968. Second Edition. . Soft cover. Good. Folio. 10 loose sheets. The binding measures about 12 1/2 inches tall by 9 3/4 inches wide. Soft cover bound in tan paper wrappers with a pictorial paper label on the front cover. Binding in loose mylar. Paper label on the front is chipped with loss. May lack some text material (Worldcat notes [8] pages, 10 plates). We do not see any text leaves in this collection. Numerous non-authorial signatures inside the front cover with a 1967 date (Worldcat suggests a publication date of 1968). Complete with all 10 Woodcuts. Each woodcut signed in pencil at the lower right and has a title of the woodcut at the lower left. Several of the images are scenes from La Paz. We know little about the artist. He seems to have studied in Spain and was a professor of Graphic Arts at the School of Fine Arts in La Paz. There is an inscription at the top of the inside front cover which reads, "Con todo el carino de nuestros amigos de La Paz," or "With all the affection of our friends of La Paz." Beneath this inscription is 25 signatures (one in Chinese or Japanese). The images in the volume are on thin paper mounted or pasted onto thicker paper.


The Watercolors of Ray G. Ellis [SIGNED LIMITED EDITION]

By Ellis, Ray G.

North Plainfield, NJ: Twin City Press, 1971. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good. Oblong quarto. 73 plates. Hardcover in light green cloth with the artist's signature in gilt on front cover. This is SIGNED, LIMITED EDITION copy. Binding is rubbed. Text is foxed. # 422 of 1978 copies. Artist has SIGNED the copyright page. A programme catalogue is included, Columbia Museum of Art, November 5-26, 1972. Included also are two cards with "Lower Meadows" painting portrayed on them.


The Image and the Eye: Further Studies in the Psychology of Pictorial Representation

By Gombrich, E.H.

Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1982. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 320 pages, indexed. Hardcover in black cloth binding. Binding has some smudges. Text is clean and sound.


Vermeer and the Delft School (Metropolitan Museum of Art)
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Vermeer and the Delft School (Metropolitan Museum of Art)

By Liedtke; Walter

New York, New Haven, London: Yale University Press, 2001. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Quarto. 626 pages, indexed. Hardcover in colour illustrated dust jacket. DJ is scuffed, rubbed. White sticker on rear cover. Pencilled notation on half title page. Rest of text is clean.


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