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The Grammar of Ornament

by Jones, Owen

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Published
1868
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Three quarter brown morocco and cloth, marbled endpapers, matching edges. Very good
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London: Bernard Quaritch, 1868. Hardcover. Three quarter brown morocco and cloth, marbled endpapers, matching edges. Very good. 157 pages in text. Folio, 34 x 25 cm. 112 plates, many are brilliant chromolithographs, numerous black and white illustrations in the text. Originally published 1856 in a folio edition this classic work on the history of ornament covers design areas… Read more
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The Parish-Watson Collection Of Mohammadan Potteries

by Riefstahl, Rudolf Meyer

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Published
1922
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Orig. blue cloth. Very good
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First edition
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New York: E. Weyhe, 1922. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. blue cloth. Very good. 259 pages. Folio, 38 x 29 cm. 94 plates. Limited edition, copy 261 of 500. All descriptive lettered tissue guards present. The author states, " The genesis of Mohammadan art is psychologically one of the most interesting chapters in the history of art." Ceramics presented… Read more
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Basil Al-Bayati

by Al-Bayati, Basil

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1988
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Orig. vermillion cloth. Fine in fine dust wrapper
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First edition
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London: Academy Editions, 1988. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. vermillion cloth. Fine in fine dust wrapper. 276 pages 31 x 26 cm. 400 illustrations, including over 50 in color. Al-Bayati , born in Baghdad, is one of the leading contemporary architects practicing in London. Bibliography. Index.
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Symbols Of Morocco

by Girard, Xavier

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Published
2001
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Orig. gray boards. Fine in fine dust wrapper
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First American edition
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New York: Assouline, 2001. First American edition. Hardcover. Orig. gray boards. Fine in fine dust wrapper. 144 pages. 30.5 x 23.5 cm. Profusley illustrated in color and black and white. Glossary. Bibliography. Ethnographical and cultural study.
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Architecture For Islamic Societies Today

by Steele, James (Editor)

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Published
1994
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Orig. navy cloth. Fine in fine dust wrapper
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First edition
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London: Academy Editions, 1994. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. navy cloth. Fine in fine dust wrapper. 152 pages 31 x 26 cm. More than 160 illustrations mostly in color The Aga Khan award for architecture.
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Architecture And Art Treasures In Pakistan; Prehistoric, Protohistoric, Buddhist and Hindu Periods

by Kahn, F.A.

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Published
1969
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Orig. black cloth. Near fine in fine dust wrapper in publisher's shipping case
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First edition
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Karachi: Elite Publishers, 1969. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. black cloth. Near fine in fine dust wrapper in publisher's shipping case. 151 pages. 29 x 22 cm. 262 illustrations, 145 in color. The author a renown scholar, Director of Archaeology, Government of Pakistan casts a new interpretation of the origin and development of the Gandahara art deviating completely from… Read more
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L'Alhambra De Grenade

by Champdor, Albert

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Published
1952
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Orig. basket weave beige cloth lettered in red. Fine
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First edition
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Paris: Albert Guillot, 1952. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. basket weave beige cloth lettered in red. Fine. 148 pages. 31 x 24.5 cm. Limited edition, copy 528 of 1000. 128 photographs, 13 in color. First volume of publisher series, "Les Hauts Lieux De L'Histoire." Text in French. Bright, very fresh copy.
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Le Burundi

by Acquier, Jean-Louis

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Published
1986
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Orig. pictorial stiff wrappers. Very good
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First edition
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Marseille: Editions Parentheses, 1986. First edition. Stiff Wraps. Orig. pictorial stiff wrappers. Very good. 129 pages. 21 x 24 cm. Profusely illustrated with photographs, drawings and maps. A thorough study of the vernacular architecture of Burundi. Glossary. Text in French. Back cover upper corner creased.
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Algeria a synthesis of civilizations

by Author unstated

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Published
1961
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Orig. pictorial stiff wrappers. Fine
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First edition
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Np: Np, 1961. First edition. Stiff Wraps. Orig. pictorial stiff wrappers. Fine. 144 pages. 27 x 21 cm. Profusely illustrated: black and white aerial photographs and one fold-out color map. Text in English.
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Nishapur Some Early Islamic Buildings and Their Decoration

by Wilkinson, Charles K.

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Published
1986
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Orig. blue cloth. Very good
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First edition
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New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1986. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. blue cloth. Very good. 328 pages. 28 1/2 x 22 cm. Thirty-three color plates and a multitude of photographs, drawings, and plans to scale. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. One of the greatest cities in medieval Iran was Nishapur. It reached the height of its prosperity under the Samanids… Read more
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Egyptian Ornament

by Vilimkova, M. (Text)

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Published
1963
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Orig. illustrated white cloth. Fine in near fine dust wrapper
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1st English edition
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London: Allan Wingate, 1963. 1st English edition. Hardcover. Orig. illustrated white cloth. Fine in near fine dust wrapper. 162 pages. 29 x 21 cm. 343 color illustrations. Bibliography. Explains and describes the role played by pure ornamentation in Egyptian art and relates the growth in its use to the contemporary scene. The copious illustrations demonstrate the skill of… Read more
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Catalogue of Important Oriental Manuscripts And Miniatures; The Property Of The Hagop Kevorkian Fund

by Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co

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Published
1978
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Orig. printed wrappers. Very good
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First edition
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London: Sotheby Parke Bernet, 1978. First edition. Paperback. Orig. printed wrappers. Very good. 208 pages. 24 x 18 cm. Illustrated in color and black and white. Prices realized laid-in.
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Mughal Miniatures Of The Earlier Period

by Oxford. Bodleian Library

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Published
1953
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Orig. illustrated stiff wrappers. Near fine.
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First edition
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Oxford: Bodleian Library, 1953. First edition. Paperback. Orig. illustrated stiff wrappers. Near fine.. 8 pages in text. Twenty-four black and white plates with descriptive text. Bodleian Picture Book No. 9.
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Shiraz Painting In The Sixteenth Century

by Guest, Grace Dunham

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Published
1949
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Orig. brown cloth. Very good
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First edition
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Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1949. First edition. Hardcover. Orig. brown cloth. Very good. 70 pages in text. 36 x 26 1/2 cm. Fifty plates plus illustrations in the text. Comprehensive Index. Fresh, clean copy, small scratches front and back cover.
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Turkish Miniatures

by Meredith-Owens, G.M.

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Published
1963
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Orig. illustrated stiff wrappers. Near fine.
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First edition
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London: British Museum, 1963. First edition. Paperback. Orig. illustrated stiff wrappers. Near fine.. 32 pages in text. 21 1/2 x 14 cm. Twenty-five plates in color and black and white.
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Catalogue of Important Oriental Manuscripts And Miniatures; The Property Of The Hagop Kevorkian Fund

by Sotheby & Co

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Published
1975
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Orig. printed wrappers. Near fine
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First edition
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London: Sotheby, 1975. First edition. Paperback. Orig. printed wrappers. Near fine. 104 pages. 24 x 18 cm. Illustrated in color and black and white. Prices realized laid-in.
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Persian Miniature Painting from collections in the British Isles

by Robinson, B.W.

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Published
1967
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Orig. stiff wrappers. Fine in slightly soiled dust wrapper
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First edition
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London: HMSO, 1967. First edition. Paperback. Orig. stiff wrappers. Fine in slightly soiled dust wrapper. 120 pages. 23 1/2 x 19 1/2 cm. Fifty-two black and white plates. 184 entries. Index of Artists.
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Das Buch im Orient Handschriften und kostbare Drucke aus zwei Jahrtausenden

by Dannhauser, Paul Gerhard et al.

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Published
1982
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Orig. illustrated stiff wrappers. Very good
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First edition
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Wiesbaden: Ludwig Reichert Verlag, 1982. First edition. Paperback. Orig. illustrated stiff wrappers. Very good. 340 pages. Illustrated. 255 entries. Exhibition catalog. Condordance.
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