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Image for Turkish House: In Search of Spatial Identity

Turkish House: In Search of Spatial Identity

By: KUCUKERMAN, Professor Onder

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Turkey, Touring and Automobile Assn of Turkey: 1996

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: 21062

ISBN: 9757641146

Condition: Near Fine


The purpose of this book is to study the arrangement of living space in the "room", which has become a characteristic main unit, as utilized in the Turkish house during various periods of time. This softbound book is published in English and Turkish and has many pictures and architectural drawings. 214 pages : illustrations (some color), plans ; 27 cm. A bright, clean and unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. 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 ... View more info

Allan Brooks: Artist-Naturalist

By: LAING, Hamilton M.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia Provincial Museum: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20418

ISBN: 077188110X

Condition: Near Fine


Life and art of Canadian painter Allan Brooks [1869-1946] - naturalist, artist, soldier, sniper, hunter, scientist and lover of British Columbia. British Columbia Provincial Museum, Special Publication No. 3. Scarce. Book is bright and clean with a sound binding. Previous owner's name in ink on ffep, otherwise unmarked. Dustjacket has been professionally laminated, keeping it bright and clean and without wear. 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 860g unpacked. ... View more info

Ceramic Form

By: LANE, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17189

ISBN: 0847808890

Condition: VG+


Form has always been one of the most important aspects of ceramics and one that continues to challenge and stimulate potters throughout the world. In this new paperback edition, Peter Lane explores the various elements involved in the design and making of ceramics by concentrating on the two fundamental pottery vessels-bowls and bottles-which provide the basis for almost all others. This is an essential reference for potters, historians, and collectors. 22pp, profusely photo illustrated in color and in b&w. Bright, clean interior, quite fresh. Old ownership stamp to the ffep. ** NB - a manufac... View more info

Gold Leaf Techniques for the Sign Painter

By: LE BLANC, Raymond J.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, Signs of the Times Publishing Company: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20540

Condition: VG+


A book for sign painters on glass gilding, matte effects, surface gilding, signboard gilding, wood letters, truck gilding etc. 224pp, well illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Sound binding, solid hinges. Green cloth showws only minor wear at tips. Attractive copy of the first edition. 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 580g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as pe... View more info

'Chums'; Antique, Artist Signed Postcard

By: LE MAIR, Willebeek

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Augener Ltd.:

Seller ID: 054019

Condition: VG+


Charming postcard showing a child wearing a fantastic outfit with a Poodle and a Cat beside. Entitled 'Chum's. Willkibeek Le Mair was a Dutch artist who worked as an illustrator for Children's book. Her postcards were produced from 1911 onwards. This postally-used card is dated 1915 and was sent within the U. K. Clean and without damage. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada, the USA and other Countries. View more info

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Samuel Palmer and the Ancients

By: LISTER, Raymond

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge Univ Press: 1984

Edition: First Paperback Printing; 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 22230

ISBN: 0521278473

Condition: About Fine


Exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge, England, in 1984. Selected and catalogued by Raymond Lister. 149 items. 100pp text, b&w photo illustrations of each exhibit, at back. Very bright and clean copy. Unmarked. Tight, square spine. No creasing to spine.Almost 'as new'. Weight, 550g. We ship Worldwide 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; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destinati... View more info

Lobo

By: LOBO, Baltasar

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Paris, Daniel Malingue: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20858

Condition: Near Fine


Catalog of the sculptures of Baltasar Lobo from an Exhibition held at the Galerie Daniel Malingue in Paris, May to July 1988. Introduction by Gaston Diehl. French language text. Unpaginated, color plates. Bright, clean copy. no wear to brown cloth. Two ink inscriptions to ffep. 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 880g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World... View more info

The World of M. C. Escher

By: LOCHER, J. L. - Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Abradale Press, Harry N. Abrams: 1988

Seller ID: 2773


This volume explores the diversified appeal of Escher's prints. 4to, 8.75"x12", 263pp, profusely illustrated in b&w. Hardcover in black cloth with dustjacket. Good copy, VG+/VG+ View more info

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L S Lowry

By: LOWRY, L. S.; LEBER, Michael; STANDING, Judith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Phaidon Press: 2002

Edition: Paperback Reprint of 1987

Seller ID: 037179

ISBN: 0714832448

Condition: Fine


Published to accompany an exhibition at Salford Art Gallery, 16 Oct.-29 Nov. 1987. 142 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm. Includes index. Contents: - L.S. Lowry; pencil and five colours; the lonely life of L.S. Lowry; will it last; the public collections; selected lists of exhibitions; catalogue of works in public collections. An about 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Unpacked weight, 727g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overchargi... View more info

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Sexuality in Western Art (World of Art)

By: LUCIE-SMITH, Edward

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1997

Edition: #10, New Series

Seller ID: 29274

ISBN: 0500202524

Condition: As New


'This book contains many insights not so much into art as into the repressive cultures for which art is an outlet. It contains works not easily available elsewhere and is very generous with its illustrations' - [Goodreads] . 288pp, 274 illustratons 29 in colour. An 'As New' copy - bright, fresh, unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no spine creases. No signs of use. 'Mint!'. Unpacked weight, 564g. 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 we... View more info

Practical Landscape Painting in Oils

By: LUTZ, E. G.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York-London, C. Scribner's Sons: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20492

Condition: Good VG


OCLC Number: 1474910. 4 preliminary leaves, 209 pages including illustrations, plates; 19 cm. Clean, unmarked interior/ Tight, square binding, sound hinges. Very clean, green cloth shows no wear. Gilt titles to the spine a touch faded. Two or three tiny paint splashes to the top edge not touching the cloth. 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 410g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weigh... View more info

Group of Seven in Western Canada

By: MASTIN, CatharineM.; GLENBOW MUSEUM

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Toronto, Key Porter Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 045474

ISBN: 1552634396

Condition: Fine


In 1920, when the Group of Seven was founded, free rail passes were still available to Canadian artists so they would make images that would familiarize Eastern Canadians with the West - and almost all of the Group's members used the perk. Commentary by six Canadian scholars and curators explores the deep importance of the West for the artists and their work. Produced to coincide with the Exhibition 'The Group of Seven in Western Canada', 2002-2004, various cities, organized and circulated by the Glenbow Museum. 208 p ill. (chiefly col.) 27 x 27 cm. Laid-in, a sheet entitled 'Message from the ... View more info

John David Borthwick: Artist of the Goldrush (UNIVERSITY OF UTAH PUBLICATIONS IN THE AMERICAN WEST)

By: MATHER, R. E.; BOSWELL, F. E.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Univ of Utah Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041355

ISBN: 0874803071

Condition: Fine


University of Utah publications in the American West, Vol 23. An account iof a British artist who traveled in Gold Rush California from 1851 to 1854, eagerly observing and sketching every ethnic group he met. xiv, 216pp, map, illustrations. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square. No wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is bright and clean in the main but shows edge wear and a small lost chip to the top edge of the front panel. Unpacked weight, 548g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - base... View more info

Image for Hans Maurus [1901 Munchen -n 1942]; Retrospective Anlaslich Seines 50. Todesjahres; Katalog Zur Verkaufsausstellung Von 7. September bis 3. Oktober 1992

Hans Maurus [1901 Munchen -n 1942]; Retrospective Anlaslich Seines 50. Todesjahres; Katalog Zur Verkaufsausstellung Von 7. September bis 3. Oktober 1992

By: MAURUS, Hans

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Munchen, Das Gemslde Cabinrtt Unger: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07926

Condition: VG+


Exhibition catalog of the work of German artist Hans Maurer. 112pp, Ful-page, full-color illustrations of the artist's work wirg descriptive text. Bright, clean interior. However there are a few scattered pencil notes made by the former owner. Nothing major, all eraseable, not affecting the color plates. Some comments add infoirnmation. Sound binding. Bright, clean boards showing only some minor surface wear to the rear panel. Unpacked weight, View more info

Western Ranch Houses

By: MAY, Cliff

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Menlo Park, CA, Lane Books: 1969

Edition: First Edition, Fourth Printing of 1958

Seller ID: 037490

Condition: Near Fine


'A Sunset book'. By Cliff May, with the editorial staff of Sunset magazine and books, under the direction of Paul C. Johnson, editor of Sunset books. 176pp, profusely photo illustrated, plan views. Shows 17 houses from 1,500 sf to 8,700 sf, plus 9 plans. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, sound hinges. Buff buckram cloth with red type titles. No soign of wear to the cloth. Unpacked weight, 816g. 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 ri... View more info

Canadian Homes and Gardens: February, 1955

By: McKINLEY, Jean - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean-Hunter: 1955

Edition: Vol 32, No 2

Seller ID: 050288

Condition: VG


Single issue of a Canadian magazine featuring Homes & Gardens in Canada. February, 1955. 68pp, profusely illustrated, some color, advertising. A clean, unmarked copy overall. Some light water staining to spine and foredge only affecting the margin of the last few pages. Tight binding with some wear to the spine. No address label present. Weight, 255g. 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; Rates to the USA calculated by ... View more info

Canadian Homes and Gardens: May, 1955

By: McKINLEY, Jean - Editor

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean-Hunter: 1955

Edition: Vol 32, No 5

Seller ID: 050289

Condition: VG+


Single issue of a Canadian magazine featuring Homes & Gardens in Canada. May, 1955. 124pp, profusely illustrated, some color, advertising. A clean, unmarked copy overall. Some light wear to the spine. No address label present. Larger than average issue. Weight, 255g. 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; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Onl... View more info

The Group of Seven and Tom Thomson: The McMichael Canadian Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario

By: McMICHAEL CANADIAN COLLECTION

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Kleinburg, Ont, Author Published: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052406

ISBN: 0920658008

Condition: Good Very Good


Group of Seven and Tom Thomson paintings in the McMichael Canadian Collection, Kleinberg, Ontario. 64 pages : color illustrations.Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight binding. Slight wear to exterior along spine edges. Ships within North America, in card sleeve, for $4.00-$6.50 depending on location. Overseas - shipping at cost. Image available. View more info

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Chicago Then and Now

By: McNULTY, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Thunder Bay Press: 2004

Edition: Ninth Printing of 2000

Seller ID: 044608

ISBN: 1571452788

Condition: Fine


The latest installment in the popular Then and Now' series showcases the capital of the Heartland and one of the premier cities in the nation and the world: Chicago. Chicago's change and growth over the last century is captured in this photographic history. Modern color photos sit side by side with black and white archival photographs. Every important building, avenue, neighborhood, and point of interest is documente. . . 144 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 29 x 26 cm. Book is bright and ffesh and is unmarked. Neat, professional presentation stick to the inside of the front boa... View more info

Indian Rock Carvings of the Pacific Northwest

By: MEADE, Edward F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sidney, B.C., Gray's Publishing: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045321

ISBN: 088826027X

Condition: Fine


Indian rock carvings, or petroglyphs, of the Pacific Northwest, from Washington State, through British Columbia to Alaska. 96 p. illus. 24 x 28 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior, still frfesh. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. No dustjacket issued [?]. Weight, 550g. View more info