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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

Personal 'Ex Libris Eroticis ', or Bookplate, Designed By Czech Artist K. J. Obratil

By: OBRATIL, K. J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Czechoslovakia, Possible Josef Portman:

Edition: Edition Unknown

Seller ID: 054698

Condition: As New


Bookplate designed by KJO [K. J. Obratil] possibly printed by Josef Portman [1893-1968], printer, bibliophile and collector from the Czech Republic. Bookplate shos a Rubenesque woman sitting & holding her breasts. Black and orange ink design on cream paper. Never mounted. Erotic 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

Jan Gerrit Wyers, 1888-1973

By: OKO, Andrew

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Regina, SK, Mackenzie Art Gallery: 1989

Seller ID: 801

ISBN: 0920922570

Condition: Near Fine


Folk Art from Saskatchewan native, Jan Gerrit Wyers [1888-1973]. With a foreword by Ronald L. Bloor. From an Exhibition at the Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery in Regina in 1989. 132 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm. Bright, clean interior. Gift inscription to the ffep, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Unpacked weight, 671g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, American or Overseas Orders. Images always available. Packed well! View more info

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Pantages Theatre: Rebirth of a Landmark

By: OLSHESKI, Constance

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Toronto, Key Porter Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 19193

ISBN: 1550131559

Condition: Fine


An account of the history and restoration of Toronto's Pantages Theatre. 112pp, photo illustrated, plans, decorated endpapers. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 830g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, 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. View more info

Sunnibilt Prefabricated Summer Cottages

By: ONTARIO LUMBER COMPANY

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Ontario Lumber Company:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 054748

Condition: Fine


Brochure promoting a range of Prefabricated Summer Cottages. [20pp], artist illustrated, floor plan. 15 modesl illustrated. laid-i, 1] a Price List, and 2] 4pp sheet of Prefabricated Garages., with descriptiion and prices. All three pieces are about Fine - bright, clean and unmarked. Main catalog is Fine. Ships within North America, in card sleeve, for $3.50-$5.50 depending on location. Overseas - shipping at cost. Image available. View more info

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Contemporary International Glass: 60 artists in the V&A.

By: OPIE, Jennifer Hawkins

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Victoria & Albert Museum: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16003

ISBN: 1851774262

Condition: About Fine


This beautiful book records and celebrates one of the world's leading collections of contemporary glass - in the Victoria & Albert Museum, London. From translucent sculptural shapes to life-size figurative pieces, the range of work shows the amazing variety of effects that can be achieved in this versatile medium. 144 pages : profusely illustrated, in colour, with high quality photographs; 27 cm. Book is about 'as new' - only defect is a small private library label to the ffep.The unclipped dustjacket is similar but with a small tear and repair to the head of the spine. Unpacked weight, 904... View more info

Neil Pan's Painting Exhibition

By: Pan, Neil

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Taipei, Apollo Art Gallery: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author/Artist

Seller ID: 23377

ISBN: 9579733430

Condition: As New


Exhibition Catalog for the work of Chinese-Canadian artist, Neil Pan. the Exhibition was held in Taipei, Taiwan, 1998.12.25 to 1999.1.10. Signed by the artist on the ffep. Dual Chinese-English text. [64pp], all major illustrations in color. Bright and fresh, 'as new'. Weight, 390g. 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 ... View more info

Cesar Pelli: Buildings and Projects 1965-1990

By: PELLI, Cesar; GANDELSONAS, Mario; PASTIER, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26725

ISBN: 0847812618

Condition: About 'As New'


C├ęsar Pelli, 1926-2019] was an Argentine-American architect who designed some of the world's tallest buildings and other major urban landmarks. Two of his most notable buildings are the Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur and the World Financial Center in New York City. Introduction by Paul Goldberger. Essays by Mario Gandelsonas and John Pastier. 288 pages : color pictures ; 28 x 22 cm. Book is about 'as new' - bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Unpacked weight, 1.49kg. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal ... View more info

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Picasso: The Real Family Story

By: PICASSO, Olivier Widmaier

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Munich, London Etc, Prestel Pub: 2004

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 1366

ISBN: 3791331493

Condition: Near Fine


A biography of Picasso written by his grandson. 344 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24cm. Translated from the French by Bernard Wooding, and others. Book appears about 'as new'. however, there is one small fault - there is a small lost piece at the lower corner of the ffep [blank] where it has been stuck to the dustjacket flap. Otherwise the book and the dustjacket appears unused. Unpacked weight, 872g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, American or Ov... View more info

Picasso

By: PICASSO, Pablo: DESCARGUES, Pierre

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Felicie: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039611

ISBN: 0960069224

Condition: Near Fine


In collaboration with Edward Quinn ; introduction by John Russell ; text by Pierre Descargues ; translated by Roland Balay First English translation. Large edition, some are smaller. 276 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Slight bottom-edge, shelf wear. Stiff, thick, foil-covered card wrappers with central cut-out is very bright and clean but shows some wear, creases etc around the cut-out. The DJ is now protected in a brodart. Very heavy book, weighing 2.8kg and requiring robust packing. Digital images available. View more info

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MacKintosh (The World's Greatest Art)

By: PICKERAL, Tamsin; ELLIS, Anne

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Flame Tree Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 937

ISBN: 1844512584

Condition: About 'As New'


Follows the rise and fall of one of Britain's most fascinating and original artists and designers of the twentieth century. Covering everything from his early architecture, furniture and decorative arts to his late watercolours, this book provides the reader with information on the life and work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh. 384 p. : col. ill. ; 17 x 16 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked interior. Tight, square inding, no spine creases, glossy wrappers. Unpacked weight, 704g. View more info

Prairie Pilgrimage: 366 Prairie Sketches

By: PICKERING, Jack L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Regina, Leader-Post Carrier: 2001

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 037664

ISBN: 1894022718

Condition: As New


Collection of 366 of the author's sketches of prairie farmhouses, barns, churches and grain elevators from all over Saskatchewan. 192 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 23 cm. A 'mint' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked - absolutely 'as new'. Unpacked weight, 327g. 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. Online es... View more info