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The Central Archaeological Museum of Etruria

By: AGOSTINO, Alfredo De

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Florence, Bartolini Publications: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20367

Condition: About Fine


Guide to the Archaeological Museum of Etruria, the first museum in the world for Etruscan art and antiquities. 38pp, index, 40 ilustrations, map, plans. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. About 'as new'. Weight, 70g. View more info

Regina, the First 100 Years: Regina's Cornerstones the History of Regina Told through Its Buildings and Monuments

By: ARGAN, William; COWAN, Pam; STASESON, Gordon W.;

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Regina, SK, Leader-Post Carrier Foundation: 2002

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 26937

ISBN: 1894022777

Condition: As New


History of Regina told through its buildings and monuments. Previous eds. have titles: 'Cornerstones and Cornerstones 2'. 396 pages : illustrations, map ; 28 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked oin a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Heavy book weighing 1.352kg prior to packing. We charge actual postage that we pay ! We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging.... View more info

Francis Chantrey: Donkey Boy and Sculptor

By: ARMITAGE, Harold

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Mills & Boon: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21134

Condition: VG+


Biography of British sculptor, Sir Francis Chantrey [1781-1841]. 188pp, illustrated by Charles Ashmore. Interior is generally bright and clean with a little minor foxing present in parts. Binding is sound, hinges solid. Ink signature to ffep. Orange cloth shows virtually no wear. Good copy of a scarce book. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item we... View more info

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Painted Ladies : The San Francisco's Resplendent Victorians Houses

By: BAER, Morley; LARSEN, Michael; POMADA, Elizabeth

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1978

Edition: Seventeenth Printing

Seller ID: 21045

ISBN: 052548244X

Condition: As New


Photographs, with explanatory text, of many of San Francisco's spectacularly restored Victorian residences. 80pp, profusely color photo illustrated. Mint copy, 'as new'. Weight, 350g. View more info

Hans Thoma Aus Achtzig Lebensjahren

By: BERINGER, Jos. Aug.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Leipzig, V. Hase & Koehler: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21436

Condition: About Fine


Biography of german painter, Hans Thoma [1839-1924]. German language text. 347pp, illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Unmarked except for a gift inscription to verso of ffep. Attractive cloth boards with decoration & titles to spine. No wear to cloth. Dustjacket is clean but with edge wear and a few chips. Weight, 700g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without o... View more info

The Mind of the Artist. Thoughts and sayings of painters and sculptors on their art.

By: BINYON, Mrs Laurence

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 523

Condition: G-VG


Collected & arranged by Mrs. Laurence Binyon. With a preface by George Clausen. xi, 146pp, frontis and seven plates in b&w. Clean, unmarked interior. Tight binding, sound hinges. Minor wearto the cloth edges. Crease to the rear board. Unpacked weight, 264g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rat... View more info

The National Gallery of Canada

By: BOGGS, Jean Sutherland

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20767

ISBN: 0195401891

Condition: VG+


History of the National Gallery of Canada with many, high quality illustrations of items from its collection.136pp, 32 tipped-in color plates, 188 b&w plates at back. Book is bright, clean and unmarked with a sound binding. Only very minor wear to cloth at extremities. Dustjacket has a darkened spine and a small lost piece [3cm by 4am] at top, inner corner affecting first work of title. Heavy book weighing 1.6kg. View more info

Rex Brandt a Portfolio of Recent Works Commemorating the First 25 Years of the Brandt Workshop at Corona Del Mar

By: BRANDT, Rex; MULLER, Jerome K.

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Santa Ana, CA, Lithographed by Unicorn Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Dedicated Authors' Inscription & Signature

Seller ID: 040876

Condition: Near Fine


Edited & designed by Jerome K. Muller. 32 unnumbered pages illustrations (some color) 32 cm. One page essay by Brandt and his wife Joan; two page essay "Comments by the Artist"; three page biographical summary by Muller. Signed by Brandt on the title page with a further dedication to a fan below. An edition of 1500 Lithographed by Unicorn Press. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, stapled binding, bright, clean illustrated wrappers. Superior copy. Unpacked weight... View more info

Western Red Cedar; For Naturally Beautiful Protection

By: BRITISH COLUMBIA FOREST PRODUCTS LTD

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C. Forest Products:

Seller ID: 054321

Condition: Fine


Brochure promoting the use of British Columbia Western Red Cedar lumber in building projects. High quality brochure in colour. 8pp. Undated, circa 1960. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

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Culture in Another South Africa

By: CAMPSCHREUR, Willem (editor] DIVENDAL, Joost (editor)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Northampton, MA, U.S.A., Interlink Publishing Group, Incorporated: 1989

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 20568

ISBN: 0940793369

Condition: Near Fine


Culture in South Africa at the moment of liberation from apartheid. 288pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, nearly 'as new'. No creasing to spine. Micro wear to some edges. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 600g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by w... View more info

Women, Art, and Society (World of Art)

By: CHADWICK, Whitney

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1991

Edition: Second Printing of 1990

Seller ID: 29270

ISBN: 0500202419

Condition: Near Fine


The place of Women in the history of Western Art from the Middle Ages to the present. 383pp, 243 illustrations, 50 in colour. Bright, clean, unmarked interior except for an inked-out name to the htp.. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Only very minor signs of use. Unpacked weight, 812g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates ris... View more info

English Cottages and Farmhouses

By: COOK, Olive

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1982

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 047028

ISBN: 0500241147

Condition: Fine


Beautiful, sympathetic look at English vernacular architecture. 208 p ill. (some col.) 26 cm. With 177 photographs, 14 in color, by Edwin Smith. Bibliography: p. 206. Includes index. Bright, clean copy, unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no wear to the cloth. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 77... View more info

New Glass Review 33

By: CORNING MUSEUM of GLASS

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Corning Museum of Glass: 2012

Edition: Review 33

Seller ID: 052360

ISBN: 0872901815

Condition: Fine


Annual Review of New Art Glass. 126 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 516g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS... View more info

Kathleen Daly, Canmore workings : May 19-June 28, 1987

By: DALY, Kathleen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Banff, AB, Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049153

Condition: About Fine


Catalogue for an Exhibition of the Sketches and Paintings of Kathleen Daly, 1898-1994, at Banff in 1987. Catalogue essay by JoAnna Dutka. 24 p. : ill. ; 23 x 24 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked with a sound, stapled binding. Unpacked weight, 116g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada and the USA ; other Countries somewhat more. View more info

The architecture of country houses : including designs for cottages, farm-houses, and villas, with remarks on interiors, furniture, and the best modes of warming and Ventilating

By: DOWNING, A. J.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Algrove: 2002

Edition: Reprint of 1854 Edition

Seller ID: 29288

ISBN: 1894572432

Condition: Near Fine


Classic reprint series (Ottawa, Ont.) x, 484 p. : ill., plates ; 23 cm. A J Downing [1815-1852], an American author. Very bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no spine creases. Sun-fading to spine and spine edges. Unpacked weight, 920g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size an... View more info

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500 Wood Bowls: Bold & Original Designs Blending Tradition & Innovation (500 Series)

By: DUNCAN-AIMONE, Katherine - Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Lark Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25199

ISBN: 1579904831

Condition: Almost 'As New'


This sumptuous, full-color photographic collection features 500 masterworks from today's finest contemporary woodcraft artisans. Using age-old hand tools and modern machines, these artists bend and shape the wood, blending inspiration and technical innovation with cultural influences from Asia, Europe and the Americas. "Juried by Ray Leier and Jan Peters of del Mano Gallery, Los Angeles, California, and Kevin Wallace, independent curator and writer in the field of co... View more info

The Thames and Hudson Dictionary of Art Terms (World of Art)

By: Edward Lucie-Smith

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1995

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 29272

ISBN: 0500202222

Condition: As New


Dictionary of art terms. In this authoritative and concise dictionary, more than 2000 entries and 375 illustrations embrace the vast vocabulary of painting and sculpture, architecture and photography, the decorative, applied and graphic arts. 208 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm. 384pp, 426 illustratons. An 'As New' copy - bright, fresh, unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no spine creases. No signs of use. 'Mint!'. Unpacked weight, 696g. We ship Worldwide, at co... View more info

The 'Gates of Hell' by Auguste Rodin

By: ELSEN, Albert E.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: California, Stanford Univ Press: 1985

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 19414

ISBN: 0804712816

Condition: About Fine


A one-man Rodin industry, Elsen has written several books on the father of modern sculpture; and this is his second on ``The Gates of Hell.'' In the present richly illustrated volume, Elsen tells the story of the creation of the gates from the first preliminary drawings through their successive metamorphoses. Included are a panel-by-panel illustrated tour of the gates and a concluding chapter on Rodin's time. Auguste Rodin, 1840-1917. xii, 257 pages : illustrations ; 26 ... View more info

The Chinese Collection: Selected Works from the Norton Museum of Art.

By: FINLAY, John R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Palm Beach, FL, The Norton Museum of Art: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047732

ISBN: 0943411416

Condition: About Fine


Works illustrating 25 centuries of Chinese art. Published on the occasion of the opening of four galleries for Chinese art in the new Southwest Wing, March 8, 2003". Selected pieces from the Norton Museum of Art illustrated wth fabulous, color photography. 279 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 31 cm. Bright, fresh and unmarked. Tight, square binding, single crease to the spine. Almost 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States P... View more info

A History of Architecture on the comparative method for students, craftsment and Amateurs

By: FLETCHER, Sir Banister

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1929

Edition: Eighth Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 16300

Condition: Very Good


Eighth edition revised and enlarged with about 3,500 illustrations. First edition in 1896. xxxvi, 929pp, [3pp], profusely illustrated Bright, clean interior, unmarked except for a previopus owner's details, in pencil, to the ffep. Fore-edges of the endpaper show wear - none to the balance of the book. Royal blue cloth showssome wear to tge tips of the corners and the extremities of the spine. A solid, useful copy. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United St... View more info