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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

Building with Logs

By: MACKIE, B. Allan

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Prince George, B. C., B. Allan Mackie & Ida Mary Mackie: 1977

Edition: Sixth Edition OF 1971

Seller ID: 040488

Condition: Fine


Popular Canadian book on building a Log House. 76pp, fully illustrated. Stiff, illustrated card wrappers with a stell, spiral binding. This copy is almost 'as new' - bright, clean and unmarked, pages still bright white and fresh. Unpacked weight, 440g. 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. L... View more info

People of the Willow: The Padlimiut Tribe of the Caribou Eskimo

By: MARSH, Winifred Petchey

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Anglican Book Centre: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17549

ISBN: 0-919891-01-2

Condition: Near Fine


Watercolours of the Caribou Eskimo by the wife of an Anglican Missionary in Canada's Northwest Territories. 63pp, full-page color illustrations, map. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Gift inscription to the fpde, otherwise unmarked. Dustjacket is similar - unclipped and without wear. Unpacked weight, 500g. 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 anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.... View more info

The Shapes of Structure

By: MARTIENSSEN, Heather

Price: $7.95

Publisher: London, Oxford Univ Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition in Paper

Seller ID: 23011

ISBN: 0192890751

Condition: VG+


Architectural design and history. 166pp, profusely illustrated with photographs and diagrams. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. Tiny corner clip to htp. Appears unread. Weight, 260g. 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

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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

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A History of Graphic Design

By: MEGGS, Philip B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., John Wiley & Sons: 1998

Edition: Third Edition, Third Printing

Seller ID: 20776

ISBN: 0471291986

Condition: Fine


After fifteen years of development in graphic design, this expanded and updated Third Edition includes hundreds of full-color images and new material in many areas, including alphabets, Japanese and Dutch graphics, and the computer revolution which has impacted all aspects of contemporary design and communications. With its approximately 1,200 illustrations, lucid text, and interpretive captions, the book reveals a saga of creative innovators, breakthrough technologies, and important design innovations. xiii, 510 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy still fr... View more info

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Dimensional Typography: case studies on the shape of letters in virtual Environments

By: MILLER, J. Abbott

Price: $6.00

Publisher: USA, Princeton Architectural Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23781

ISBN: 1568980892

Condition: Near Fine


Explores the spatial potential of typography in virtual environments. A 'Kiosk Report'. 59 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight binding. Slight wear at head of spine. Unpacked weight, 161g. Ships via inexpensive Lettermail. View more info

Museo Del Oro; Boletin No. 40, Junio 1996

By: MONTOYA, Miguel Urrutia - Gerente General

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bogota, Columbia, Museo Del Oro: 1996

Edition: No 40

Seller ID: 893

Condition: About Fine


Single Issue of a Museum Bulletin from the 'Museo del Or' in Bogota, Colombia. ISSN 0120-7296. Nine articles by different authors. 152pp, profusely photo illustrated. Text in Spanish, but Chapter Abstracts in English. Excellent quality production values. Lid-in - a large folding, full-color poster, 'Los Artifices del Oro Precolombino'. Almost 'as new' - a light top-corner-tip crease to the front wrapper. Unpacked weight, 495g. 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 include... View more info

The Glories of Norwich Cathedral

By: MOTTRAM, R. H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Winchester Publications Limited: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 954

Condition: Fine


Norwich Cathedral is dedicated to the Holy and Undivided Trinity. It is the cathedral church for the Church of England Diocese of Norwich and is one of the Norwich 12 heritage sites. Begun in 1096 and completed in 1145. Second tallest spire in England at 315ft. 114 pages - 41 pages of text, 71 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; plan of Cathedral to the endpapers; 29 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked except for an old bookplate to the verso of the front endpaper - that of Canadian sxcholar, professor and author, G. P. V. Akrigg. The unclipped dustjacket shows moderate edge wear,... View more info

Cigarette Pack Art

By: MULLEN, Chris

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Totem Books: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20582

ISBN: 0002161761

Condition: About Fine


The art of smoking - a fabulous array of graphic splendor. The art & design of cigarette packs. 128pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Minor signs of wear to edges of wrappers are only sign that this is not new. 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 690g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are based on speci... View more info

Alte Bairische Bildhauer.Vom Erminolmeister bis Hans Leinberger

By: MULLER, Theodor

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Munchen, F. Bruckmann: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21692

Condition: VG+


Baroque & Rococo, German Church sculpture. German language text. 46pp text, 120pp photo plates. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Dustjacket has considerable edge wear, chips etc. Weight, 730g. View more info

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The Japanese House: Architecture and Interiors

By: MURATA, Noboru; BLACK, Alexandra

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Tuttle Publishing: 2003

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 882

ISBN: 0804832625

Condition: Near Fine


The grace and elegance of the Japanese sensibility is reflected in both modern and traditional Japanese homes. Fifteen Japanese homes, complete with shoji screens and tatami mats, in 224 color photos. 215pp, color photographs by Noboru Murata. Text by Alexandra Black. Book is brightand clean. Unmarked except for a small name/phone # to the ffep. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. The unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar with slight wear to the tips of the corners. Unpacked weight, 1.34kg. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive p... View more info