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People who are passionate about American art and culture should definitely peruse the rare books about American artists section of the Biblio Rare Book Room. From books about American watercolor paintings to special signed deluxe editions of books about famous American artists, there is something for everyone in the Biblio Rare Book Room. Be sure to read each listing carefully to determine if there are illustrations or other ephemera included in the rare and antique book of your choice.

American Homestead Autumn by Currier & Ives

12" x 9" lithograph, frame-ready....

From Mighty Pen Books


American Homestead Summer by Currier & Ives

12" x 9" lithograph, frame-ready....

From Mighty Pen Books


The Village Blacksmith by N. Currier Lithograph

12" x 9" lithograph, ideal for framing....

From Mighty Pen Books


The Art of Holly Hobbie: drawing on affection. by Hobbie, Holly.:

New York, Random House, 1986.. 2nd impression of the first edition. The artist's first collection of watercolours, superbly illustrated throughout. Through a personal selection of her paintings, she affectionately chronicles the life of her growing famil...

From Jef Kay


The Roadside Mill by Currier & Ives

12" x 9" lithograph, frame-ready.(((NOTE FROM SELLER: ERROR IN LISTING: BIBLIO IS RE-SETTING: THE ASKING PRICE IS $2,100)))...

From Mighty Pen Books


Little Fur Family (1946 Harper & Brothers 1st. Ed., 1946) by Brown, Margaret Wise

Brown, Margaret Wise: Little Fur Family. Harper & Brothers 1946 1st Edition. ILLUSTRATED BY GARTH WILLIAMS. Childrens Book. Used. Good Condition/ No dust jacket or fur is included. A nice find. 6 ¼ X 8 ¾. Printed in the United States of America. $350.0...

From Mary Riversong


Essays 2 Vol Set First Series, Second Series c. 1905 by Ralph Waldo Emerson

No publication date, personal gift inscription dated May 23, 1905. Leather bindings are in good condition. Inside of book Near Fine with the exception of the inscription written on the third end paper. Each book contains a red ribbon bookmark. Top edges g...

From booksnvintage


Cody's Books: Poster by Goines, David Lance (Artist)

Berkeley, CA: Saint Hieronymus Press, 1983. Goines #101, 1983, one of 2350 copies, 17 1/2" x 24 ", 11 colors including gold foil stamping done by Marier Engraving, commissioned by Andy Ross. Near Fine, tiny rub along left edge near bottom. A gor...

From Dale Steffey Books


A Child's Garden Of Verses, Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith, 1905 by Stevenson, Robert Louis

Used. Stevenson, Robert Louis: A Child's Garden of Verses, illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith. 1905, Charles Scribner's Sons. FIRST EDITION THUS. VG/Good- original dust jacket. RARE THUS. A nice, solid copy. ...

From Mary Riversong


The Hole Book (Oct. 1908 First Edition) by Newell, Peter

RARE OCTOBER, 1908 HARPER & BROS. UNEXPURGATED FIRST EDITION. INCLUDES THE WATERMELON PAGE. COLOUR PRINTS. Very good- condition. No dust jacket as issued. USED. Front paper past-down is in good shape. Some finger marks noticed on a few pages. WOULD MAKE A...

From Mary Riversong


FIFTEEN MINUTES by [Warhol, Andy]: Dylan, Bob; John Giorno; Ultra Violet, et al [contributors]

[New York: Wu-Shan Inc. and Sony Music Entertainment, 2011. Boards box, with printed label (33 x 33 cm), containing 4 leaves of text and contributors' photographs, 4 vinyl l.p. records, 3 compact discs, and sixteen 30 x 30cm offset lithographs. New, in s...

From William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB


Bruce Davidson: East 100th Street. by DAVIDSON, Bruce

Los Angeles: St. Ann's Press, 2003. Signed by Bruce Davidson. First St. Ann's Press edition / First printing. Published in an edition of 3,000 case-bound copies. Ivory cloth with photographic insert. Very fine in very fine acetate dust jacket....

From Orpheus Books


THE JOHN JAMES AUDUBON PORTFOLIO : A Selsction of the Original Drawings and Watercolors Used in Making of Birds of America Accompanied By a Choice of Audubon's Writings by John James Audubon : Edited with an Introduction By Ben Forkner

Edition De La Main Fleurie, 2004. Book. Illus. by John James Audubon. New. Hard Cover w/ Box Case. Limited Edition... 2004 Limited Edition of 2500 copies . This portfolio is presented along with key notes and correspondence by Audubon and a biographical i...

From GibbsBooks


Milton Glaser: Graphic Design by Glaser, Milton

Woodstock NY, The Overlook Press, 1973, hardcover, 242 pp, First Edition, First Printing stated, Very Good in Very Good dustjacket, Signed by the Author on the front endpaper. Straight, tight and clean, previous owner's name to endpaper, slight corner bum...

From West of Eden Books


Exhibition Poster: Douglas Hofmann, Jack Gallery by Douglas Hofmann ( Artist )

Circle Fine Art Corp., 1981. Exhibition poster, 24"w x 36"h, featuring a painting from Hofmann's show at Jack Gallery, New York, 1981. Near Fine, a few small faint creases. A SCARCE poster, welll suited for framing, will be shipped loosely ...

From Dale Steffey Books


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