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18th-Century Wedgwood: A Guide for Collectors & Connoisseurs

By: BUTEN, David et al

Price: $19.50

Publisher: New York, Main Street Press, 1980

Edition: First Edition


A guide to collecting collecting the early years of Wedgwood - identification, marks, forms, methods of decoration, modeles, decorators etc. 192pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Price-clipped dustjacke is nearly similar. Weight, 930g. View more info

20th Century Decorative Arts; Property of Various Owners Including Vincente Fourcade

By: SOTHEBY'S

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Sotheby's, 1992

Edition: First Edition


Catalog for an Auction held in New York, Saturday, March 21, 1992. Unpaginated, 367 Lots of Decorative Arts Objects, illustrated in color and in b&w. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked, still fresh. Binding is tight and square. Estimates in text, Prices Realized sheet is included but is on photo-copy paper that has badly faded. Weight, 390g. View more info

20th Century Drawings; Part 2, 1940 to the Present

By: JOHNSON, Una E.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Little, Brown & Co, 1976

Edition: Reprint Edition of 1964


Drawing of the Masters from WWII to the avant-garde graphic delineations of the 1960s. 141pp, profusely illustrated, some in color. Text by Una E. Johnson of the Brooklyn Museum. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Clean wrappers, slight sun-fading to the spine. Weight, 347g. View more info

: America's Graphic Design Magazine January/February 1998

By: FOX, Martin - Publisher

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rockville, MD, RC Publications, 1998


Single issue of Print Magazine for January-February, 1998. 224pp, profusely illustrated. Bright, clean copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 800g. View more info

: America's Graphic Design Magazine July/August 1996

By: FOX, Martin - Publisher

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rockville, MD, RC Publications, 1996


Single issue of Print Magazine for July/August 1996. Including Digital Art & Design Annual 4. 240pp, profusely illustrated. Bright, clean copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 910g. View more info

: America's Graphic Design Magazine March/April 2000: European Design Annual 2000

By: FOX, Martin - Publisher

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Rockville, MD, RC Publications, 2000


Single issue of Print Magazine for March/April, 2000. European Design Annual for 2000. 192pp, profusely illustrated. Bright, clean copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 750g. View more info

: The Autobiography Bof an Ancient Statue

By: CHAVEZ, Fray Angelico

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Paterson. NJ, St. Anthony Guild Press, 1954

Edition: First Edition


OCLC Number: 870067. vii, 134 p. illus. 23 cm. Clean copy. Interior pages browning a little, Previous owner's stamps to endpapers [Holy Rosary Sisters]. Tight binding. Slight wear to cloth at tips. Weight, 418g. View more info

A Clearing in the Distance : Frederick Law Olmsted and America in the Nineteenth Century

By: RYBCZYNSKI, Witold

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, HarperFlamingo, 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing


This fascinating portrait of landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted transcends biography and makes American history an intellectual adventure story. of photos. 480pp, photo illustrated. The book appears 'as new' but with the following defects - Name in ink and seal impression to a free front endpaper, and, a small number of marks, in ink and pencil, in the form of vertical lines in the margins of some pages to mark passages. Mostly short lines. Unclipped dustjacket ... View more info

A Feast of Gingerbread from our Victorian Past

By: HATTON, Warwick and Beth

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Montreal, Tundra, 1976

Edition: First Edition


Victorian decorative woodwork on Montreal Houses. 1st, wrappers, 9"x12", 96pp, photo illustrated in b&w, dual English/French text. Binding tight, interior clean, a little edge wear to wrappers. Weight, 430g. View more info

A Guide to the Louvre: Painting, Sculpture, Decorative Art

By: HOURTICQ, Louis

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Hachette, 1923

Edition: Later Printing


Detailed guide to the Louvre, in Paris. English language text by L. D. Luard. 247pp, 281 illustrations, 7 maps. Interior is generally bright and clean. Binding is sound. Unmarked. Spine is sun-faded and there is wear to the extremities with small chips lost. Solid copy. Weight, 280g. View more info

A Handbook of Roman Art: A Survey of the Visual Arts of the Roman World

By: HENIG, Martin - Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., Cornell Univ Press, 1983

Edition: First Paperback Printing


a comprehensive survey of all the arts of the Roman world - architecture, sculpture, wall painting & stucco, mosaics, luxury arts, coins & medals, potteryterracottam glass, epigraphy, etc. 288 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm. Bright, fresh copy. Tint ink name to the tp, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no creasing to the spine. Almost 'as new' appearance. Weight, 827g. View more info

A Handbook of Roman Art: Survey of the Visual Arts of Roman World

By: HENIG, Martin

Price: $9.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Cornell Univ Press, 1990

Edition: Third Paperback Printing


A comprehensive survey of all the arts of the Roman world - Architecture, Sculpture, Wall painting and stucco, Mosaics, The luxury arts: decorative metalwork, engraved gems and jewellery, Coins and medals, Pottery, Terracotta revetments, figurines and lamps, Glass, Epigraphy. 288 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24.5 cm. A bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. About 'as new'. Heavy paperback weighing 866g. View more info

A Handbook of Romanesque Art

By: TIMMERS, J. J. M.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, Nelson, 1969

Edition: First Edition in English


Highly informative and fully illustrated survey of the first West european style of art to develop between the 4th and 10th centuries. Translated from the Dutch first edition of 1965.240pp, profusely illustrated in b7w and in color. Book is clean and bright with a tight binding. Dustjacket is also clean and bright with a little creasing to the top edge. View more info

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A History of Art in Alberta: 1905 - 1970

By: TOWNSHEND, Nancy

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Bayeux Arts, 2005

Edition: First Edition, First Printing


A history of art in Alberta, 1905-1970. iii, 292 p., [48] p. of plates : ill. (chiefly col.), ports. ; 25 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked, still fresh. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. Weight, 471g. View more info

A History of Art: Volume 1: Ancient Art

By: CAROTTI, Dr. G.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Duckworth & Co., 1908

Edition: Later Edition


Stand alone volume of Ancient Art history including chapters on Egypt, Assyria, Persia, Greece, Rome etc. Edition revised by Mrs. Arthur Strong. 420pp, 540 illustrations. pencil name and a few notes to ffep otherwise unmarked. Clean interior. Sound binding. Minor wear only to red cloth. Weight, 630g. View more info