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Personal 'Ex Libris ', or Bookplate, for Josef Portman; 'Sin Sole Sileo'

By: KPK

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Czechoslovakia, Josef Portman13cm By 18cm:

Edition: Edition Unknown

Seller ID: 054697

Condition: As New


Bookplate designed by KPK for, and printed by, Josef Portman [1893-1968], printer, bibliophile and collector from the Czech Republic. 'Sine Sole Sileo' - Without the Sun I Reamain Silent'. Black ink design on cream paper. never mounted. Mildly erortic design. Image available. Ships within North America, well protected, for $2.50-$3.50 depending on location. Overseas - shipping at cost. Image available. View more info

My art and thoughts

By: KRIRSTEAD, James Lorimer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: [Kigston, ON], Hawkins Gallery: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author Signed Copy

Seller ID: 33584

ISBN: 0969019114

Condition: Fine


The artist captures in his paintings the essence of Canada - its natural beauty, its old buildings, the countryside etc. 160 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 24 x 31 cm. Signed by the artists on the half-title page. Book is 'as new' - bright, clean and unmarked, still very fresh. Thr binding is tight and square and the brown, faux-leather cloth show no wear at all. The unclipped dustjacket is also clean nd bright but with a 7.5cm tear to the front panel, closed with acid-free tape [on the inside]. Unpacked weight, 1.151kg. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal S... View more info

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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

Kurelek's Vision of Canada

By: KURELEK, William; MURRAY, Joan

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Edmonton, Hurtig Publishers: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10106

ISBN: 0888302541

Condition: About Fine


Collection of Kurelek's paintings and his own fascinating commentary on his own art. Based on a 1983-4 travelling Exhibition. 80pp, painting in colour, otherimages in b&w. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket shows minor edge wear and light sun-fading to the spine. Unpacked weight, 530g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST is included. Images always available. Shipped well packed. Maximum postage to anyw... 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

Dulac

By: LARKIN, David - Editor

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Toronto, Peacock Press/bantam: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22886

Condition: Fine


A selection of the illustrative art of Edmund Dulac with explanatory text. Unpaginated, 40 full color, full page plates. Bright, clean copy, with a tight, square binding. No creasing to spine. About 'as new'. Weight, 470g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up to 5kg total weight, boxed, insured, trackable and faster than regular parcels. Less will be charged if rates i... View more info

Charles & William Heath Robinson

By: LARKIN, David - Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Pan Books Ltd: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31820

ISBN: 0330246984

Condition: Near Fine


Book showing many of the wonxerful book illustrations of the Robinson Brothers. Full page, all colour. [14 pages, 40 leaves of plates] : chiefly illustrations ; 30 cm. A bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine or wrapper creases. Unpacked weight, 455g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up to 5kg total weight, boxed, insured, trackable and faster ... View more info

Innocent Art

By: LARKIN, David -Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2497

ISBN: 345242440495

Condition: VG+


Innocent or Naive Art. With an Introduction and Biograophical Notes by Martin Green. Picture research by Celestine Dars. 67pp, all-colour, full-page illustrations. Interior is bright, clean nd unmarked. binding is tight and square. No spine creasesSlight wear to wrappers. Unpacked weight, 448g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up to 5kg total weight, boxed, insured, ... 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

Memoirs of the life of John Constable

By: LESLIE, Charles Robert

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent:

Edition: First Everyman's Edition

Seller ID: 433

Condition: Good Very Good


John Constable [1776-1837], was an English landscape painter in the naturalistic tradition. Introduction by C.J. Holmes. Undated - 1911 from research. Everyman's library, [no. 563]. Biography. xx, 297p ; 18 cm. Solid clean copy, unmarked. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no wear to the grey cloth with gilt titles and decoration to the spine. Unpacked weight, 300g - too thick for Canada Post Lettermail. 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

Das Meisterwerk Kunstbetrachtung in Einzelinterpretationen: Zweiter Band

By: LUTZELER, Heinrich - Foreword

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Recklinghausen, Aurel Bongers: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23583

Condition: Good VG, or Better


German language text. 166pp, color plates. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. Weight, 780g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up to 5kg total weight, boxed, insured, trackable and faster than regular parcels. Less will be charged if rates indicate]. View more info

The Frampton Flora

By: MABEY, Richard

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, Guild Publishing: 1985

Edition: 3rd Impression this Edition

Seller ID: 23893

Condition: Fine


Offers a collection of Victorian botanical paintings discovered in the attic of Frampton Court in Gloucestershire over a century after they were created. This work includes paintings that have come to light since the original discovery. It describes the paintings and the family, and relates it to the rich flora of England in the mid-19th century. Guild Publishing [Book Club Associates]. 192 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square bin ding. No wearto the boards. The dustjacket is nearly similr with some sun-fading to the spine. Unpacked weight, 920g... View more info