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Islamic Glass: A Brief History

by Jenkins, Marilyn

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Published
1986
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Very Good.
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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1986. 56 pages; 80 items illustrated in color photographs. The MMA Bulletin Fall 1986. Clean and tight; front cover a bit rubbed.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good.. 4to. Art periodical.
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Champlain's Dream

by Fischer, David Hackett

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Published
2008
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Very Good
ISBN
9780307397676
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Canada: Vintage Canada, 2008. 834 pages. b&w illustrations, maps. Champlain, the adventurer, spy, mariner, explorer, settler and founder of Quebec and builder of New France.. A thorough biography. Clean and tight throughout.. Pictorial Wrappers (softcover). Very Good. thick 8vo.
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The Genius of John Ruskin: Selections from His Writings

by Rosenberg, John D. (Edited and Introduction)

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Published
1963
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Very Good
Edition
First Printing
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New York: George Braziller, 1963. 560 pages. No illustrations. Chronology; Selected Bibliography. Chosen from Ruskin's writings: Art, Architecture, Society, Solitude, Self. Clean throughout; tight binding; mild wear to edges of the dustjacket.. First Printing. quarter cloth. Very Good/Very Good. thick 8vo.
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Paper Museum: Writings About Painting, Mostly

by Graham-Dixon, Andrew

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780679455202
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$8.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1997. 383 pages; b&w illustrations; several color. The author, a gifted English art crtic, it is said, offers a set of essays that followed a number of western-art exhibitons in Europe. Clean throughout; tight binding; dustjacket darkened along top edge, ghost of a price label in a corner.. First American Edition. orange boards. Fine/Very Good.… Read more
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The Performance Today Basic Record Library

by Goldsmith, Martin

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Published
1995
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Very Good
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National Public Radio, 1995. 70 pages. Classical Music Starter Set; Orchestral; Concertos; Chamber Music; Solo Keyboard; Solo Vocal and Choral; Opera; Other, How many? Hundreds; maybe more. Clean and well bound.. Ringbound decorative wrappers. Very Good. 9" x 6".
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Gilbert Stuart, A Great Life in Brief

by Flexner, James Thomas

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Published
1955
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1955. 197;viii. pp. Of the Great Lives in Brief series by Borzoi Books. Clean throughout; tight binding; green boards bright and clean. Dustjacket price clipped. mild wear at head and tail; age toned.. First Edition. Very Good/Very Good. 7" x 5".
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St. Philip Neri

by Jouhandeau, Marcel; George Lamb (translated)

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Published
1960
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Very Good
Edition
First Thus
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London: Longmans, 1960. 129 pages. The author, "I am no historian. All I shall try to do is to give some sense of the exceptional being St. Philip was, and to make him palpable..." "With his character and teaching, he left a great name behind him and also a memory of great gaiety." Clean throughout; tight binding.. First Thus. Glossy… Read more
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Turner

by Reynolds, Graham

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Ultramarine Books
Published
1984
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Very Good
ISBN
9780500200834
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London: Thames & Hudson, 1984. 216 pages; 176 illustrations, including 35 color. "An exceedingly happy blend of narrative and perceptive, sensitive criticism". Clean and bright; tight binding.. Pictorial Wrappers (softcover). Very Good. 8vo.
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Visions of Love and Life, Pre-Raphaelite Art from the Birmingham Collection, England

by Wildman, Stephen with Jan Marsh and John Christian

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Ultramarine Books
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780883971130
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$12.00

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Alexandria, Virginia: Art Services International, 1995. 372 pages; 118 catalogue items, numerous illustrations color and b&w.; Artists' Biographies; Chronology. Sumptuous catalogue with all the names of the era. Clean throughout; tight binding.. First Edition. Pictorial Card Wrappers. Fine. 12" x 9.5". Exhibition Catalogue.
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Guy Pène du Bois, Painter of Modern Life

by Fahlman, Betsy

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Published
2004
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Fine
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New York: James Graham & Sons, 2004. 176 pages; thoroughly illustrated in color. Brooklyn born with Creole roots in Louisiana; a French connection through his father. The narrative of the text enhances the numerous color plates. Clean throughout; tight binding.. Blue cloth. Fine/Fine. 12" x 10".
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Rayyane Tabet / Alien Propertyt

by Benzel, Kim; Rayyane Tabet; Clare Davies

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Published
2019
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Fine
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New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2019. 48 pages; well illustrated. The Met Art Bulletin, Fall 2019. The story of the archaeological site Tell Halaf beginning in the Sixth Millennium B.C. through to early Twentieth Century when the excavations involved Rayyane Tabet great grandfather of contemporary artist Rayyane Tabet an author of the Bulletin. Clean and bright throughout.. Pictorial… Read more
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The Transcendentalists

by Miller, Perry (Edited by)

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Published
1978
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Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9781567312157
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New York: MJF Books, 1978. 521 pages. Originally published by Harvard in 1950 this is by arrangement with Harvard University Press. An anthology of early-nineteenth-century American writers of whom the author feels have offered "pertinent and penetrating things about the nature of this society". Clean and bright throughout; tight binding ; clean dustjacket.. First Thus. quarter-cloth / paper boards. Fine/Fine.… Read more
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New Orleans as It Was: Episodes of Louisiana Life

by Castellanos, Henry C. ; Charles L. Dufour (Foreword)

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Published
1990
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Fine
ISBN
9780882897875
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Gretna: Pelican Publishing Company, 1990. 352 pages. "an exhilarating journey through the Crescent City's turbulent past." First published in 1895. The author was lawyer, teacher and journalist. He had been planning a series of books on Louisiana history but had completed only this when he died. His obituary in the New Orleans Picayune is printed on the final two… Read more
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The Civil War: The Artists' Record

by Williams, Hermann Warner, Jr.

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Ultramarine Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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Boston: Beacon Press, 1961. 251 pages followed by the Catalogue listing all the 236 artworks with full descriptions and the Index of Artists.. The exhibition was mounted at the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. It includes drawings, sketches, paintings, carvings along with quotes or ahort statements by soldiers on the scenes. Superb history; first-person sources. Previous owner's name… Read more
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A History of the Rise and Progress of The Arts of Design in the United States (3 volumes)

by Dunlap, William; James Thomas Flexner (Introduction); Rita Weiss (Edited by)

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Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reissue
ISBN
9780486216959
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$17.00

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New York: Dover Publications, 1969. Vol.I 435 pages; Vol. II, Part One 1- 275 pages; Vol. II, Part Two 275 - 513 pages. 394 b&w illustrations. Three volumes, all clean throughout except for previous owner' s rubber stamp on each front endpaper.. Reissue. Pictorial Wrappers (softcover). Very Good. 8vo.
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Turn This Book Into a Beehive! And 19 Other Experiments and Activities That Explore the Amazing World of Bees

by Brunelle, Lynn

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Published
2018
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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9781523501410
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New York: Workman Publishing, 2018. 92 pages followed by as many activity pages; thoroughly illustrated. Clean throughout; tight binding.. First Edition. Printed Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to.
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The Power of the Center: A Study of Composition in the Visual Arts (The New Version)

by Arnheim, Rudolf

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Published
1988
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Very Good
ISBN
9780520062429
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1988. 239 pages; more than 150 b&w illustrations. Bibliography; Index. "What determines the overall organization of visual form in works of painting, sculpture, and architecture?" The book, helpful to the viewer as well as the artist. Clean throughout; tight binding.. Pictorial Wrappers (softcover). Very Good. 8vo.
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The Artist's Handbook of Materials and Techniques. Fifth Edition, Revised and Updated

by Mayer, Ralph; Steven Sheehan (Revised and Updated)

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Ultramarine Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780670837014
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$22.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1991. 761 pages. grounds and pigments and oils; how to use an egg yolk for tempera; .home making watercolors; solvents and thinners. "The first and last word on the technical side ogf painting - a must for artists and art studnts.", Ben Shahn. Clean and bright throughout; binding tight; dustjacket with mild soiling.. quarter-cloth and… Read more
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Old-Fashioned Nautical Illustrations - Ready to Use, Copyright Free Designs

by Grafton, Carol Belanger (Selected and Arranged)

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Ultramarine Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780486268804
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$10.00

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New York: Dover Publications, 1991. 64 pages; Over 400 b&w illustrations printed on only one side. Nautical, marine, maritime, naval, seaside, sealife, seaborne, in-the-sea. They're all here. . Pictorial Card Wrappers. Very Good. 4to.
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In the Fullness of Timw: Masteroieces of Egyptian Art from American Collections

by Romano, James F.; John Olbrantz (Introduction)

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Ultramarine Books
Published
2002
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781930957527
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$25.00

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Illamette University: Hallie Ford Museum of Art, 2002. 94 pages; illustrated throughout, mostly in color. A gathering of important works of Egyptian art that lies shelved in American collections. Clean throughout; tght binding.. First Edition. Pictorial Wrappers (softcover). Fine. 11" x 8.5". Exhibition Catalogue.
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