Graphic Arts from William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

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image of Daniel Johnston, with contributions by Jad Fair, Philippe Vergne, Harvey Pekar and an interview with Daniel Johnston

Daniel Johnston, with contributions by Jad Fair, Philippe Vergne, Harvey Pekar and an interview with Daniel Johnston

by Paul Alwill, Julie Schumacher, and Juliette Cezzar (Ed.)

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$125.00

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Pictorial paper boards; pictorial dust jacket with extra 1/2 fold-over at base; pictorial endpapers. Copiously illustrated with color reproductions of Johnston's work throughout. 156 pp. 9 x 10 3/4 inches.
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image of Jar Ptitza No. 12 (Fire-Bird)

Jar Ptitza No. 12 (Fire-Bird)

by Alexander Kogan et al.

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
c. 1920
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$170.00

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Pictorial wraps. Illustrated throughout in both color and black and white, some tipped-in on heavy card stock, and others printed on heavy stock. Primarily German & Russian text, although one article in English. Light soiling to wraps (see image).
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$170.00
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Advance Reaper

by Unknown Artist

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$1,200.00

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This original nineteenth century gouache is possibly a proposal for McCormick's Advance Reaper. Depicted are cherubs riding moths with the foremost cherub holding a bundle of wheat in one hand and a golden sickle raised in the other. Around the cherubs are what appear to be yellow fringed tulips. Frame: 9 1/4 x 9 1/4 inches. Image: 7 3/4 x… Read more
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$1,200.00
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Fitzpatrick Cartoons (SIGNED and with Letter)

by Daniel R. Fitzpatrick

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Limited Edition
Item Price
$100.00

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Inscribed by author to front pastedown and included is a letter written by the author to the previous owner of the book, Roger Butterfield; the inscription to the front pastedown is dated November 1947, and the letter is dated December 14, 1950. Beige buckram with printed cover label to front board and hand-written text to spine. Stated "Of this, the… Read more
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$100.00
image of The Family Circle, Vol. 20, No. 16 featuring early Bat Man

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Cover depicts Batman and Robin--3 years after Batman's first appearance--as well as Charlie Chaplin. This illustration of Batman and Robin by Jack Burnley (Hardin J. Burnley) comes from the cover of the Batman No. 9 issue, released Feb/March 1942. Includes the article "Are Comics Bad for Children?" by H. Dyson Carter, which has illustrations of the Flash, Hop Harrigan, Superman,… Read more
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$450.00
image of Idee generale d'une collection complette d'estampes. Avec une Dissertation  sur l'origine de la Gravure_sur les premiers Livres d'Images.

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Finely bound by T. Aitken. Full ruled burgundy morocco; finely filigreed spine panels; a.e.heavily gilt; 32 hors texte plates. Wear to corners and some distress to front board (see images). ; Octavo; 520 + index pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request.
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$805.00
image of Le Straordinarie Avventure di Pentothal

Le Straordinarie Avventure di Pentothal

by Andrea Pazienza

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$95.00

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Full black paper boards with colored illustration to front and back. Brightly illustrated end papers. Black half title and white titles pages, both with decorative device. Book is comprised of black and white drawings or comics. A nice, clean, and sturdy copy. ; 4to ; 136 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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$95.00
image of Kunst Og Natur 1931 June

Kunst Og Natur 1931 June

by K.J. Almquist

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1931
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$125.00

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Very Good. 1931. Magazine. Losses to corners of covers.; 4to; 8 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. .
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$125.00
image of Fowler's Publicity An Encyclopedia of Advertising and Printing, and all  that pertains to the Public-Seeing Side of Business

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Boston: Publicity Publishing Co.. Very Good. 1900. Plum Cloth Covered Boards. Expected wear to corners, otherwise remarkably preserved. Contains 16 full page sur blanc chromolithographed plates illustrating the multipart lithograph process. ; thick quarto; 1016 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. .
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$360.00
image of The Adventures of Sweet Gwendoline

The Adventures of Sweet Gwendoline

by John Willie

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1974
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$50.00

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In dust jacket with loss to tail (see image). Foreword by Allen Jones. Preface by Harry Benjamin, M.D. First edition, second printing. A nice clean copy without previous owner's names or other markings. ; 4to 128 pages followed by 16 color plates. 8.75 x 11.25 inches. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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Nineteenth Century Mezzotinters; Samuel Cousins

by Alfred Whitman

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1904
Condition
Good
Edition
Limited/Numbered Edition
Item Price
$200.00

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#15 of 50 large-paper copies, 1 of only 4 copies with colored plates. Full vegetable vellum boards with gilt border and decoration to front and back covers. Particulars stamped to spine. Wear to head and tail of spine which is beginning. Wear to corners. Residue from prior plate to front pastedown and corresponding mark to front… Read more
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$200.00
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L'Automne Feuilles et Fruits

by Jacques Zoubaloff

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$320.00

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. Two volume set. In remnants of publisher's original slipcase; 82 water-colored lithographs. Head of spine chipped. ; Folio; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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$320.00
image of Les Roses Aquarelles et Dessins

Les Roses Aquarelles et Dessins

by Jacques Zoubaloff, Daniel Jacomet

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$280.00

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1 of 350; 50 sur blanc plates (10 in watercolor) of roses; in remnants of publisher's original slipcase. ; Folio; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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$280.00
image of Clos Joli Etudes de Fleurs et Fruits

Clos Joli Etudes de Fleurs et Fruits

by Daniel Jacomet, after Jacques Zoubaloff

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1929
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$400.00

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Two volume set. In remnants of publisher's original slipcase; 100 plates hand-colored by Daniel Jacomet. Head of spine chipped. ; Folio; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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$400.00