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Neo-Classicism.

By Hugh Honour, .

New York, NY Harper & Row, Publishers, 1977. Paperback First Edition (1968); Sevenrth Printing, with revisions incorporated in 1977. This printing (1983). Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: very light wear to the extremities; a small stain at the bottom corner of the front panel and faint creases to the bottom corner tip of the rear panel; just a hint of rubbing to wrapper covers; the binding leans ever so slightly, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and clean. Remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.75 x 5.1 x 0.5 inches). 221 pages. Front panel depicts a detaill from "The Death of Marat" by David. Language: English. Weight: 9.5 ounces. Style and Civilization Series. First Edition (1968); Sevenrth Printing, with revisions incorporated in 1977. This printing (1983). Trade Paperback.

$7.64

Early Renaissance.

By Michael Levey.

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, UK Penguin Books: Pelican , 1967. Paperback First Edition Thus (1967), Fourth Printing (1979). Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use, but this volume has passed through the hands of a college textbook store and has a "used" label at the lower backstrip and a bookstore stamp at the front endpaper and a price has been carelessly blacked out at the upper rear panel; else only mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; tiny, very faint creases at two of the corner tips; a former owner's name neatly penned at the upper corner of the front endpaper; two pages have been dog-eared at the upper corner; the binding is square and perfectly secure (the binding is sewn); the text is clean. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws - and of course the textbook company's marks. Bright and clean. Corners sharp. Close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.8 x 5.15 x 0.45 inches). 224 pages. 111 duotone illustrations. Cover illustration shows a detail from Donatello's "Cupid Atys". Language: English. Weight: 9.7 ounces. A Pelican Original. Style and Civilization Series. First Edition Thus (1967), Fourth Printing (1979). Trade Paperback.

$7.64

Greek Sculpture: The Archaic Period.
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Greek Sculpture: The Archaic Period.

By John Boardman.

New York, NY Thames & Hudson, 1985. Paperback Second Edition (1991), Revised. Second printing thus 2002). First published in 1985. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Virtually 'As New'. The binding is square and perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome like-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing no flaws. Bright and clean. Corners sharp. Appears unread. Virtually "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.25 x 5.95 x 0.65 inches). 252 pages. 413 illustrations in black & white. Language: English. Weight: 17.6 ounces. World of Art Series. Second Edition (1991), Revised. Second printing thus 2002). First published in 1985. Trade Paperback.

$19.60

The Mind of Leonardo da Vinci.

By Edward McCurdy.

New York, NY Dodd Mead & Company, 1940. Hardcover First Edition (1928); later printing (1940). Very Good: shows light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing; faint toning around the outside edges of the panels and to the backstrip; a couple faint soil spots; former owner's gift inscription at the front free endpaper; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. A carefully used copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing mild wear and minor flaws. Clean, sturdy, presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.7 x 6.1 x 1.75 inches). 360 pages. Sixteen duotone illustrations, mostly of Leonardo's drawings from his Notebooks, scattered throughout the text. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 12.7 ounces. Deckle Fore-Edge. First Edition (1928); later printing (1940). Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$14.70

More Dialogues on Art.

By Edouardo Roditi.

Santa Barbara, CA Ross Erikson, 1984. Paperback First Edition Thus (1984); unstated. Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of moderate use: wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; faint soiling to the white background field of the rear panel the outside corners of which show faint creases; faint smudging and soiling to the outside edges of the text block; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels, though there is a phone number at the back of the front endpaper. A structurally sound, tightly bound reading copy with a clean text. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 6 x 0.5 inches). 176 pages. Sparsely illustrated in black & white. Language: English. Weight: 10.5 ounces. First Edition Thus (1984); unstated. Trade Paperback.

$9.41

Treasures of Yugoslavia: An Encyclopedic Touring Guide.

By Kosta Rakic (Editor) .

Belgrade, Yugoslavia Yugoslaviapublic Beograd, 1980. Hardcover First Edition (1980), so stated. First Edition (1980), so stated. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Fine DJ: The Book shows indications of very careful use: the binding leans slightly off square; while remaining perfectly secure; else flawless; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a single unobtrusive flaw only. The DJ is flawless; unclipped; mylar-protected. Like New. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11.35 x 7.1 x 1.5 inches). 616 pages. Profusely illustrated with Photographs in Color. Large Color section of Maps at the rear. Decorated Endpapers. Two silk ribbon markers sewn in. Language: English. Weight: 3 pounds, 14.6 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$16.27

Chinese Art in Detail.
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Chinese Art in Detail.

By Carol Michaelson and Jane Portal .

Cambridge, MA Harvard University Press, 2006. Hardcover Very Good+ to Near Fine: shows very light shelving wear to the lower extremitie; the boards are ever so slightly bowed; the binding leans very slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; else flawless; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the mildest wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Square 8vo. (8.75 x 8.75 x 0.6 inches). 144 pages. Profusely illustrated with photographs and plates in color. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 8.3 ounces. Art in Detail Series. Blue boards with gilt titles at the backstrip. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$11.96

Painting and Experience in Fifteenth-Century Italy: A Primer in the Social History of Pictorial Style.
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Painting and Experience in Fifteenth-Century Italy: A Primer in the Social History of Pictorial Style.

By Michael Baxandall .

New York, NY Oxford University Press, 1988. Paperback Second Edition (1988). First published in 1972 and the first paperback editon was published in 1974. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the faintest thumbing at the fore-edge; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the covers. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a single unobtrusive flaw. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.35 x 0.45 inches). 183 pages. Liberally illustrated with duotone plates and drawings. A slick-paper production. Language: English. Weight: 9.6 ounces.Oxford Paperbacks Series. Second Edition (1988). First published in 1972 and the first paperback editon was published in 1974. Academic Press Paperback.

$9.41

Los Caprichos.
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Los Caprichos .

By Francisco Goya y Lucientes.

New York, NY Dover Publications, 1969. Paperback Dover Paperback Original Edition (1969), containing some new material, but much of the production is based on earlier edittions. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: shows moderate wear to the extremities; mild rubbing and a couple of faint scuffs to the wrapper covers; the binding is somewhat cocked off square, but remains secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A serviceable copy, tightly bound, showing moderate wear and several minor flaws. Cean, sturdy, presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.35 x 6.65 x 0.5 inches). 183 pages. 87 duotone plates. New Introduction by Philip Hofer. English translation of the Prado Manuscript and captions by Tomas Harris. Language: English. Weight: 13 ounces. Dover Paperback Original Edition (1969), containing some new material, but much of the production is based on earlier edittions. Trade Paperback.

$3.53

The Symbolism of Paul Gauguin: Erotica, Exotica, and the Great Dilemmas of Humanity.
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The Symbolism of Paul Gauguin: Erotica, Exotica, and the Great Dilemmas of Humanity.

By Henri Dorra.

Berkeley, CA University of California Press;, 2007. Hardcover First Edition (2007), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence, according to UC Press's customary practice at the time of publication. Very Near Fine in Fine DJ: The Book shows only minute indications of use: a small, faint area of discoloration at the top edge of the rear panel; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a single, unobtrusive cosmetic flaw. Virtually 'As New'. The DJ is flawless; unclipped; mylar-protected. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10.3 x 8.35 x 1.2 inches). xvii, 361 pages. Foreward by Richard R. Brettell and an Afterward by Gabriel P. Weisberg. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Language: English. Weight: 3 pounds, 1.4 ounces. First Edition (2007), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence, according to UC Press's customary practice at the time of publication.

$34.30

Sanamu: Adventures in Search of African Art.

By Robert Dick-Read.

London, UK Rupert Hart-Davis, 1964. Hardcover First Edition (1964), unstated in accordance with Rupert H-D's customary practice at the time of publication. First Edition (1964), unstated in accordance with Rupert H-D's customary practice at the time of publication. Very Good in Good+ DJ: Book shows indications of very light use: just a touch of wear to the extremities; the upper corner tips are slightly nudged; the former owner's name & date at front free endpaper; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor cosmetic flaws. The DJ shows moderate wear to extremities, with just a touch of loss due to rubbing at corner tips; considerable rubbing to rear panel; faint soiling to the white background field of the backstrip; the price is unclipped; mylar-protected. Shows moderate wear, but remains serviceable and intact. REMAINDER, showing a small mark at the bottom edge. NOT a Book-Club or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.75 x 1 inches). 271 pages. 32 duotone plates and numerous black & white text figures. Language: English. Weight: 18.2 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$4.70

Wall Painting in Northern Moldavia.

By Virgil Vatasianu.

Bucharest, Romania Meridiane Publishing House, 1974. Hardback with DJ. First Edition (1974), unstated. First Edition (1974), unstated. Very Good in Near Fine DJ in a moderately worn Slip-Case: Both book and DJ show only minor indications of use. The Book shows very little wear at all to the buckram over cloth boards, but the binding shows slight lean and is a little cocked, while remaining secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing light wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. The DJ shows only the mildest rubbing; the price is unclipped; mylar-protected. Close to "As New". The Slip Case shows light wear to the extremities, moderate rubbing, and faint soiling and smudging (about Very Good). NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Folio. (12.25 x 10 x 1.2 inches). 110 Full-Page Color Prints. Some Fold-out pages. 41 Page Introduction + Bibliographical Summary. Sewn-in Silk Place marker. Translated from the Romanian by Caterina Augusta Grundbock. Language: English. Weight: 3 pounds, 2 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$21.76

Florentine Renaissance Sculpture.
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Florentine Renaissance Sculpture.

By Charle Avery .

London, UK John Murray, 1970. Paperback First Edition Thus (1970); unstated. Very Good+ in Wraps: slight spine lean and the backstrip shows several faint stress creases; else flawless; the binding is secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of minor flaws. No longer perfect, but remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (7.75 x 5.2 x 0.75 inches). ii, 274 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white. Foreward by the Author. Language: English. Weight: 13.3 ounces. First Edition Thus (1970); unstated. Trade Paperback.

$3.53

Chinese Art and Culture.

By Rene Grousset.

New York, NY Orion Press, 1959. Hardcover First Edition USA [1959], not directly stated, but implied by the fact that the Library of Congress number begins with 59, and no subsequent printings are noted. The French edition was published in 1951. Good+: shows indications of careful use: considerable shelving wear to the lower extremities; the front hinge has at some point been reglued (holding firmly secure at this point); some foxing to the endpapers; some smudging to the top edge of the text block; a former owner's information (apparently a rubber stamp) has been removed from the bottom of the title page; mild rubbing and faint, but pervasive soiling and dusting to the green cloth over boards; the binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names (other than the one referred to above), dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Shows some wear, but remains structurally sound and tightly bound: a sturdy, presentable copy. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Large, rather heavy 8vo. (8.5 x 5.75 x 1.4 inches). xxii, 331 pages. Illustrated with 82 photographic reproductions throughout, 18 of them in color. Translated from the French by Haakon Chevalier. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 15 ounces. First Edition USA [1959], not directly stated, but implied by the fact that the Library of Congress number begins with 59, and no subsequent printings are noted. The French edition was published in 1951. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$5.29

Tribal Image.

By William B. Fagg .

London, UK The British Museum, 1970. Paperback First Edition (1970), First Printing not directly stated, but implied by the fact that no subsequent printings are listed and the same date at both title and copyright pages. First Edition (1970), First Printing not directly stated, but implied by the fact that no subsequent printings are listed and the same date at both title and copyright pages. Very Good+: shows mild rubbing and very faint soiling to the white background field of the panels; a small area of very faint dampstaining to the top edge of the rear panel, which penetrates into the text pages about 1/16th inch and about 1" across the top edge. the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the mildest wear and a single unobtrusive flaw. Bright and Clean. Close to "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Square 8vo.(8.25 x 8.25 x 0.2 inches). Unpaginated (about 60 pages). 80 duotone plates with Introduction by William Fagg, who has provided an Introduction and descriptions, commentary, history, provenence, etc. for each. Language: English. Weight: 6.7 ounces. Paperback: Pictorial Wraps.

$7.64

Chinese Art (Volume I only of the original Two-volume set).

By William Willets.

New York, NY George Braziller, 1958. Hardcover First Edition (1958); probable later printing, as there is no explicit statement of First Edition status; on the other hand, there are no subsequent printings listed. . Very Near Fine: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a touch of wear to the front corner tips; barely discernible sunning to the black cloth over boards at the backstrip; the gilt titles thereon are bold and clearly legible, but not quite as bold as the chinese characters near the outside edge of the front panel; a tiny soil spot near those chinese characters. the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Very close to 'As New'. The original edition possessed a slipcase; this is no longer present here. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.35 x 4.55 x 1 inches). xxxiv, 391pp. fIllustrated with maps, numerous duotone photographs, tables, graphs, Notes. First Edition (1958); probable later printing, as there is no explicit statement of First Edition status; on the other hand, there are no subsequent printings listed. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$9.41

Paleoimagery: The Evolution of Dinosaurs in Art .
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Paleoimagery: The Evolution of Dinosaurs in Art .

By Allen A. Debus and Diane E. Debus .

Jefferson, NC McFarland & Company, 2002. Hardcover First Edition (2002), unstated in accordance with McFarland's customary practice. First Edition (2002), unstated in accordance with McFarland's customary practice. Very Near Fine: shows only very slight bowing to the boards; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a single unobtrusive flaw. Bright and Clean. Appears unread. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (11.3 x 8.8 x 0.85 inches). viii, 285 pages. Profusely illustrated in black & white. Foreward by Donald F. Glut. Language: English. Weight: 2 pounds. Hardcover: Pictorial Laminate Boards. This is a large, heavy book. Domestic Priority and International customers should expect a request for additional shipping charges which will reflect the actual shipping cost to ship this book to your destination. We will be fair with you; we will charge actual cost plus the usual few cents to cover packaging costs.

$49.00

The Art of India: Five Thousand Years of Indian Art.

By Hermann Goetz.

New York, NY The Greystone Press, 1964. Hardcover Second Edition [1964]; first published in 1959. Very Good+ in Very Good DJ: The Book shows indications of very careful use: some superficial indentations to the middle of the rear panel; a touch of shelving wear; faint foxing to the outside edges; the fore-edge shows the faintest thumb-smudges and a small, very faint coffee-like stain; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia in the text. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome very lightly used copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only mild shelving wear and unobtrusive flaws. Bright and Clean. Close to 'As New'. The DJ shows a small patch of bubbling to the thin plastic layer over the colorful paper covers; else only light wear to extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; the olive-toned top and bottom areas of the backstrip are ever so slightly sun-blanched, but the titles thereon are unaffected: bold and clearly legible. No longer 'As New', but remains clean and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.85 x 1.15 inches). 281 pages. Profusely illustrated with 64 Full-Color Plates and numerous Black & White Drawings, Diagrams, and Maps. Decorated Endpapers. Rust-toned standard Art of the World Series format paper over boards. Second Edition [1964]; first published in 1959. Hardback with DJ.

$4.90

Lives of the Painters, Volume 1: Late Gothic to High Renaissance.

By John Canaday.

New York, NY W.W. Norton & Company, 1969. Hardcover First Edition (1969); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition (1969); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Very Good+: shows very light wear to the extremities and the mildest rubbing; a faint patch of soiling at the lower front panel and a couple of soil spots on the front endpapers; faint sunning to the backstrip, reducing the brightness of the gilt titles thereon. The binding is square and secure; The text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing minor flaws. Remains close to 'As New', with bright, clean text pages. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.5 x 1.35 inches). xi, 352 pages. Aqua linen cloth over boards. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 13.8 ounces. Hardback: Lacks DJ.

$9.41

The Joy of Collecting: Far Eastern Art from the Lidow Collection (Los Angeles County Museum of Art, September 13, 1979-January 6, 1980) .

By George Kuwayama, assisted by Jane Burrell and Marion Lee.

Los Angeles, CA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1979. Paperback First Edition (1979), unstated. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to extremities; mild rubbing and very faint, but pervasive soiling to the white background field of the wrapper covers; foxing to the top edge; the binding leans a little off square and remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of creases to the covers. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A lightly-used copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing only mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Bright and Clean. Not far from "As New". NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10 x 9 x 0.25 inches). 76 pages. Foreward by Pratapadita Pal, Aciting Director. Language: English. Weight: 9.6 ounces. First Edition (1979), unstated. Paperback: Pictorial Wraps.

$2.35

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