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Z

By: N/A

Price: $145.00

Publisher: 1917

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 000470

Condition: Very Good


The title, translated into English: Canton of Zurich Churches, Castles and Palaces for Recordings of Ludwig Schulthess. Hermann Escher dedicated as a Festschrift on his 60th birthday by friends and admirers. In academia, a Festschrift is a book honoring a respected person, especially an academic, and presented during his or her lifetime. Hermann Escher was the Director of the Central Library of Zurich. This is a large bound collection of mounted architectural drawings of... View more info

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Sleepwalkers

By: Aitken, Doug

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Museum of Modern Art: 2007

Seller ID: 000119

ISBN: 0870700456

Condition: Very Good


Oblong. Pictorial vinyl boards are clean and square with light rubbing and a bit of scuffing to corner tips. Unmarked pages are clean, crisp and bright. Binding straight and tight. 176 pages. "In sleepwalkers, the city becomes a living, breathing body merging with the diverse and constantly changing individuals who make up the city. The individuals in sleepwalkers, in turn, move beyond their physical selves and are transformed by their surroundings. Sleepwalkers inve... View more info

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Drawing from Nature: A Series of Progressive Instructions in Sketching, from Elementary Studies to Finished Views. With Examples from Switzerland and the Pyrenees. Illustrated by Eighteen Coloured and Lithographic Plates, and more than One Hundred Woodcuts.

By: Barnard, George

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer: 1865

Seller ID: 000598

Condition: Good


Green cloth boards with stamped gilt decoration and titles and beveled edges. Top edges gilt. Boards are rubbed with fairly heavy edge wear. Short split to front joint near head of spine. Bottom front corner worn through. Some soiling to top front corner. Gilt to top edges is faded. Frontispiece (plate) appears nibbled along part of the bottom edge. Scattered foxing throughout. Rear hinge partially cracked. Binding sound. Binder's ticket in bottom spine corner of rear en... View more info

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Wu Yangzhou Sea: Chinese painting and calligraphy market process (Chinese Edition)

By: BU XIANG

Price: $95.00

Publisher: China Bookstore Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 000701

ISBN: 7514901892

Condition: Very Good


Heavy stock craft covers with mild edge wear. Unmarked pages are clean, crisp and bright. Binding straight and tight. All text in Chinese. Profusely illustrated in color. View more info

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Cut and Paste Exhibition Catalogue: 1989-1997; An American Artist's Work.

By: Charles, Michael Ray

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Houston, TX, University of Texas Press: 1997

Seller ID: 000982

Condition: Very Good


Don Bacigalupi and Marilyn Dern-Foxworth University of Texas Press/Art Museum of the University of Houston Blaffer Gallery. This large paper 20 page folio of Michael Ray Charles' work is folded in half, as issued, with a large paper bag illustrated by him. Included is a 35 page softcover book with an introduction by Spike Lee, and essay by Kern-Foxworth, and interview with the artist by Bacigalupi and Kern-Foxworth, a bibliography and an extremely short biography. A pen... View more info

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Art of the Gold Rush

By: Driesbach, Janice T.; Jones, Harvey; Holland, Katherine C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oakland, CA, Oakland Museum of California: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000388

ISBN: 0520214323

Condition: Near Fine


148 pages. View more info

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One Hundred Years of Science Fiction Illustration: 1840-1940

By: Frewin, Anthony

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Pyramid Books: 1975

Seller ID: MH00073

ISBN: 0515038636

Condition: Very Good


128 pages, black and white and color illustrations throughout, a bit of general wear, especially at extremities, page edges lightly toned, all art reproductions are clean and bright. A spectacular survey of the genre. View more info

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Ambroise Vollard, Editeur: Prints, Books, Bronzes

By: Johnson, Una E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Museum of Modern Art: 1977

Seller ID: MH00105

Condition: Very Good


Reprint. 176 pages, color and black and white reproductions throughout; from a catalog and exhibition from 1944. View more info

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Dream Symbols

By: Phillips, Sara

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Courage Books: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: MH00071

ISBN: 0762413948

Condition: Very Good


127 pages, beautiful full color reproductions of classic artworks throughout, blue cloth boards with blue titling, only a tiny amount of shelf wear at corners, dust jacket now in protective mylar sleeve. Cover and interior design by Corinda Cook. View more info

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Among the Great Masters of Literature; Scenes in the Lives of Great Authors

By: Rowlands, Walter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Dana Estes & Company: 1900

Seller ID: CS00261

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth boards with gilt lettering, 7.5 x 5 inches, 225 pages, thirty-two reproductions of famous paintings, top edge gilt. Boards are lightly edge worn, gilt is bright, deckle edge pages are a bit toned. A handsome copy containing works about many of the great authors including Virgil, Chaucer, Tasso, and Swift. View more info

The Amorous Illustrations of Thomas Rowlandson

By: Schiff, Gert; Rowlandson, Thomas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Cythera Press: 1969

Seller ID: CS00303

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with black lettering, 4to, not paginated, color illustrations by Thomas Rowlandson on each page; pages are clean and bright; dust jacket is lightly edge worn and rubbed. View more info

Image for Metropolitan Improvements; Or London in the Nineteenth Century: Displayed in a Series of Engravings of the New Buildings, Improvements, etc. / London and its Environs in the Nineteenth Century

Metropolitan Improvements; Or London in the Nineteenth Century: Displayed in a Series of Engravings of the New Buildings, Improvements, etc. / London and its Environs in the Nineteenth Century

By: Shepherd, Thomas H.; Elmes, James

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, Jones & Co.: 1829

Seller ID: 001093

Condition: Very Good


Two large volumes three-quarter bound in marbled paper boards with sheepskin spine and tips, gilt bands and decoration to spines, 10 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches, the first half of each volume (more than 150 pages in each) made up of text describing buildings and other architectural structures of London and the second halves comprised of dozens of engraved architectural illustrations; boards are rubbed and edge worn with some scuffing to the leather, very occasional scattered spot... View more info

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Picasso

By: Stein, Gertrude

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford, LTD: 1946

Seller ID: CS00072

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with purple stamped lettering, 9 x 6 inches, 55 pages, richly decorated with both black and white and color illustrations ; boards are slightly edge worn, specifically to head and tail of spine and bottom corners, pages and illustrations are bright and crisp; dust jacket is unclipped, rubbed along the front spine crease, a piece of scotch tape on the interior is covering a two inch closed tear. Although this is the third printing, it is the first to be reprinte... View more info

The Collected Drawings of Aubrey Beardsley

By: Symons, Arthur

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Crescent Books, Inc.: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: CS00347

Condition: Very Good


Decorated olive paper backed in white cloth, 4to, 212 pages, illustrated throughout with the artwork of Aubrey Beardsley; edges of boards are toned, very light toning to front matter; dust jacket is toned, rubbed in places, and head and tail of spine have sustained some chips and tears. View more info

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The Ultimate Alphabet

By: Wilks, Mike

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Henry Holt & Co: 1992

Seller ID: MH00072

ISBN: 0805025162

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated, beautiful, intricate full color illustrations throughout, a bit of general wear at corners and fore-edge. View more info

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The Medici

By: Young, G.F.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Library: 1930

Seller ID: CS00127

Condition: Very Good


Reprint, Toledano binding style 9, green cloth, Kent end papers, unnumbered amount of titles listed inside dust jacket, 824 pages; crisp and clean boards, unmarked text; unclipped dust jacket, creasing to head of spine, jacket now in protective mylar cover. View more info