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The Parrots

by Edward Lear

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Quaker House Books
Published
2009
ISBN
9783822852743
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$625.00

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Cologne, Germany: Taschen, 2009. 42 Plates of Parrots by Edward Lear in fine condition, with a soft cover, 32 page elephant size volume on the life of Edward Lear and the behavior of parrots, in fine condition, authored by Francesco Salinas, Sophia Willmann, and Rainer Willmann. Encased in a near fine clamshell box.. Photos upon request. Extra postage required.. Illus.… Read more
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Eight Lithographs by Honore Daumier

by Honore Daumier

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Quaker House Books
Published
1965
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$95.00

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New York: Reproduced for the Friends of Walter Schatzki, 1965. Very Fine. All are unmarked and bright. 87/8" by 11". In very fine folder. .
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$95.00
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Ed Paschke: My Pal Trigger

by Ed and Jeff Koons and Dave Hickey Paschke

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Quaker House Books
Published
2010
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$425.00

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New York: Gagosian Gallery, 2010. New. Still shrinked wrap. Never unsealed. In fine condition. Photos upon request. . Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$425.00
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An Artist (Signed)

by M. B. Goffstein

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Quaker House Books
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780060220129
Item Price
$45.00

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Harper & Row, 1980. Stated First Edition. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper. In blue cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Square, intact, and tight binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Bubbling of binding on cover edges. Jacket is intact with price on lower front panel. Diagonal cut on upper front flap. Small tear… Read more
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A Catalogue of Rare Chinese Jade Carvings

by Stanley Charles Nott

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Quaker House Books
Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$655.00

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Palm Beachm Fla.: The House of Jade, 1940. Limited Edition of which this is No. 838. In green cloth covers with faded gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked green endpapers and text pages. All plates are unmarked. Light rubbing to ends of spine. Light rubbing to covers. Stamp of the Slater… Read more
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Englewood, Colorado: Communigraphics, 1992. Seven separate soft covers of William Matthews' paintings from 1992-2000 and presented at the William Matthews Gallery, Denver, Colorado. All have 29- 30 plates. All are fine to near fine condition. In cellophane envelopes. Photos upon request. . Soft Cover. Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$95.00
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Artist to Artist: 23 Major Illustrators Talk to Children About Their Art (Signed)

by Various

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Quaker House Books
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$1,400.00

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Philomel Books, 2007. This is the signed limited edition of which this is number 18 of 100. All 23 illustrators' signatures are on the limited edition page. These are: Anno, Blake, Bryan, Burkert, Carle, de Paola, Dyer, Gerstein, Ingpen, Kellogg, Lionni, Mathers, Minor, Moser, Pinkney, Provensen, Sabuda & Reinhart, Sendak, Spirin, VAn Allsburg, Wells, and Zelinsky. Enclosed is a letter… Read more
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$1,400.00
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Masterpieces of Ukiyoe

by Utamaro, Hiroshige, Hokusai & Others

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Quaker House Books
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$18.00

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Tokyo, Japan: Fukui Asahido These are a set of seven Near Fine postcards of prints from famous Ukiyo-e artists from Japan during the late 18th century. Post cards are in a good cardboard envelope with title and replica of art on front cover. Photos upon request. .
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The Passionate Art of Kitagawa Utamaro (Two Volumes)

by Shugo Asano and Timothy Clark

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Quaker House Books
Published
1995
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$185.00

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Japan: Asahi Shimbun, 1995. Near Fine in Very Good Slipcase. Square and intact bindings. Clean and unmarked text pages. The result of exhibitions in London and Chiba. Photos upon request. . Soft Cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$185.00
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Chipmunk

by Lyman Byxbe

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Quaker House Books
Condition
Good
Item Price
$65.00

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This is an etching titled "Chipmunk" signed by Lyman Byxbe around 1940. Print is 4.75x 3" on a heavy 8"x6" sheet. The sheet is browned including lower part of etching. But still in good condition. In plastic sleeve with cardboard backing. . Good.
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Catalogue of the Collection of Paintings of Peter A. Schemm (Signed)

by Peter A. Schemm

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Quaker House Books
Published
1901
Condition
Good
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$55.00

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Philadelphia: Peter A. Schemm, 1901. In red cloth covers with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Gilt top edge. Untrimmed fore-edge. Photograph of Schemm on dedication page with gift inscription to Franklin L. Sheppard signed by Schemm. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and pages. Bumping of ends of spine and corners. Soling on front cover and… Read more
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$55.00
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The Faeries Desk Diary 1980

by Anon

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Quaker House Books
Published
1979
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$25.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1979. In spiral boound pictorial covers. First and last pages and month pages have illustrations. Clean and unmarked pages. Boxed in beige covers with pictorial on cover of box. . Soft Cover. Fine. Illus. by Brian Froud and Alan Lee. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Der Fruhling

by Walther Caspari

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Quaker House Books
Condition
Good
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$64.00

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Leipzig: Alfred Hahn's Verlag, 1111. Circa 1910 as gift inscription on front pastedown has date of 1912. In heavy cardboard covers in beige with illustrations on both covers. Blue cloth spine. Repeated design in green on endpapers. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. All illustrations are in very good condition. Some bumping to ends of spine and corners. Light… Read more
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$64.00
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Highland Dancing: The Official Textbook of the S.O.B.H.D.

by The Scottish Official Board of Highland Dancing

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Quaker House Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$30.00

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London: Thomas Nelson and Sons LTD, 1955. First Edition. In red cloth covers with gilt stamped design of the S.O.B.H.D. on front cover and gilt lettering on spine. Square and intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Light bumping to lower front corner. Light shlef wear. Jacket: Intact with price on the lower front flap. One inch piece… Read more
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$30.00
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Artist-Life: Or Sketches of American Painters

by Henry T. Tuckerman

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Quaker House Books
Published
1847
Condition
Good
Item Price
$42.00

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New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1847. First Edition. In brown cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Intact binding. No cracked hinges. No writing on text pages. Moderate foxing throughout. All pages are legible. Written number 566 on ffep. Stamp of "St. Thomas Atheneum" on page 2. Bumping of ends of spine and corners. Moderate wear to… Read more
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$42.00
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Gyorgy Daskaloff: American Portraits

by Gyorgy Daskaloff

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Quaker House Books
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9788886482004
Item Price
$87.00

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Italy: Leonardo Periodici, 1994. First edition. Inscribed, signed and dated by the artist on the copyright page. In blue cloth covers with white lettering on front cover and spine. Square, tight and intact binding. Clean and unmarked plates. Two abrasions on the front free endpaper. Jacket: Intact with light rubbing. Some light bumping to top edge. Photos upon request. .… Read more
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$87.00
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Charmed Places: Hudson River Artists and Their Houses, Studios , and Vistas

by Sandra S. Phillips and Linda Weintraub (Eds,)

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Quaker House Books
Published
1988
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780810910416
Item Price
$26.00

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1988. First Edition. Fine copy. Very Good jacket. In rust colored cloth covers with gilt design and lettering on front cover and spine. Tight, square, intact binding. Clean and unmarked endpapers and text pages. Jacket: Intact. Light bumping to edges. Moderate shelf rubbing. In new protective jacket cover. Pictures upon request. . Hardcover. Fine.… Read more
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$26.00
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General Principles of Play Direction

by Gilmor Brown and Alice Garwood

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Quaker House Books
Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$15.00

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New York: Samuel French, 1949. Second Printing.. Very Good copy. No jacket. In red cloth covers with black lettering on front cover and spine. Tight, clean, unmarked copy. Light bumping to ends of spine. Light shelf wear. Pictures upon request. . Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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$15.00
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How to Draw Animals

by Walter T. Foster

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Quaker House Books
Condition
Good
Item Price
$16.00

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Laguna Beach, CA: Foster Art Service, Inc. ca. 1950. Good copy. Stapled binding. A self- help art instruction book. Pencil drawings of animals with written commentaries on each page. Unmarked. Moderate wear. Thank you for your patronage.. Soft Cover. Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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$16.00
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English Paintings in the XVIIIth Century

by Tancred Borenius

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Quaker House Books
Published
1938
Condition
Good
Item Price
$35.00

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Paris: The Hyperion Press, 1938. Good copy. No jacket. Ex-library with all the usual markings. Square, intact binding. Clean, unmarked plates with clean paper guards. Rubbed ends of spine and corners. Moderate shelf wear. Pictures upon request. Thank you for you patronage.. Hard Cover. Good. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall.
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$35.00