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image of Leonardo da Vinci. Historischer Roman [Complete in two volumes]

Leonardo da Vinci. Historischer Roman [Complete in two volumes]

by Emile Bola

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
ca. 1929
Condition
Very good
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$50.00

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Berlin: Deutsch Buch-Geimenschaft, ca. 1929. 1/4 cloth. Very good. A very good printing with no date, believed to be around 1929. Complete in two volumes. Text in German. Brown quarter cloth over decorated paper boards. Gilt and red title stamping on spine. Corners rubbed. Binding is sturdy, though mildly cocked. No markings. 783 pp., continuously numbered.… Read more
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image of Little Journeys To the Homes of Eminent Painters, Book Two

Little Journeys To the Homes of Eminent Painters, Book Two

by Elbert Hubbard

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Uncommon Works, IOBA
Published
1912
Condition
Very good +
Edition
Miriam Edition
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$30.00

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East Aurora, NY: The Roycrofters, 1912. Miriam Edition. Quarter leather. Very good +. A very good plus edition crafted by the Roycrofters with traditional bookbinding and papermaking methods. White quarter leather spine under heavy gray paper boards with fine gilt stamping on front cover and gray paper spine. Some loss of paper on spine at head and… Read more
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image of An Early Victorian Album: The Photographic Masterpieces (1843-1847) of David Octavius Hill & Robert Adamson

An Early Victorian Album: The Photographic Masterpieces (1843-1847) of David Octavius Hill & Robert Adamson

by Colin Ford; Roy Strong

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Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
First American Edition
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$50.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1976. First American Edition. Cloth. Fine/near fine. A fine first American edition in a very near fine, unclipped dust jacket. Brown embossed cloth with gilt stamping on spine. Half-title shows a binder's error where page was left partially uncut and folded in. Binding is strong and square on this large and heavy… Read more
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image of Rokoko. Das galante Zeitalter in Briefen - Memoiren - Tagebüchern. [Rococo . The gallant age in letters - memoirs - diaries.]

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Berlin: Deutsches Verlagshaus Bong, 1913. Hardcover. Fine/fine. A fine first edition in a fine dustjacket with the original cardstock slipcase in near fine condition. Gorgeous quarter leather binding over textured green paper with gilt accents. Top edge painted, offset bottom edge. Some pages unopened. Orginal fine ribbon marker. Slipcase showing mild toning at edges and dark stain on… Read more
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$20.00
image of The Book of Art, A Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture: in Ten Volumes [Complete set].  Vol. 1 : Origins of Western Art; Vol. 2: Italian Art to 1850; Vol. 3: Flemish and Dutch Art; Volume 4: German and Spanish Art to 1900; Vol. 5: French Art from 1350 to 1850; Vol. 6: British and North American Art to 1900; Vol. 7 : Impressionists and Post-Impressionists; Vol 8: Modern Art; Vol. 9: Chinese and Japanese Art; Vol. 10: How to Look at Art.

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New York: Grolier, Incoprorated, 1966. 2nd Printing. Leatherette. Near fine/near fine. A near fine, complete set in original dust jackets. Black quarter over maroon leatherette binding. Gilt stamping. Pictorial endpapers. All edges gilt. Printed in Italy on glossy photo paper. Dust jackets are very good+ to fine, with volumes one and six showing a short, closed tear.… Read more
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$120.00