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Image for Jean Cocteau, Poete Graphique.

Jean Cocteau, Poete Graphique.

By: Cocteau, Jean; André Fraigneau; Pierre Chanel

Price: $97.50

Publisher: Paris, Chene/Stock: 1975

Seller ID: Books005974

ISBN: 2851080350

Condition: Very Good


213 pages. Préface par André Fraigneau. Choix et présentation des oeuvres reproduites, chronologie et bibliographie par Pierre Chanel. Profusely illustrated including a few colour plates. Blue cloth, with self portrait head from a letter to Igor Stravinsky in white to upper board and same image on front panel of jacket. Clean, unmarked interior. View more info

Image for The Last Of The Brave; or Resting Places of Our Fallen Heroes in the Crimea and at Scutari.

The Last Of The Brave; or Resting Places of Our Fallen Heroes in the Crimea and at Scutari.

By: Colborne, John, and Frederic Brine

Price: $1,875.00

Publisher: London, Ackermann and Co.: 1857

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012327

Condition: Good


vi, 66 pages; with one b&w and 14 litho plates in colour. All edges gilt. Cloth sunned. Binding at some point repaired by someone with a penchant for paste, with cloth tape along hinges and spine panel glued down. Cloth along upper joint is split (with gap when lying flat) but the board is firmly in place, and the binding is sound. Tear with loss of paper to (original) front free endpaper. Above that, an inked name with date 1857. Various degrees of foxing to plates, primarily to margins; the three worst are pictured. In four instances the paper guard is not present facing a litho - rather ine... View more info

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Frogmorton [inscribed]

By: Colling, Susan

Price: $81.25

Publisher: London, Collins: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books012375

Condition: Very Good


159 pages. Jacket spine faded. Light foxing to jacket, cloth spine, top edge, and fore-edge. Offsetting to free endpapers. Inscribed by the author on front free endpaper. View more info

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My Life

By: Cooper, T. Sidney

Price: $106.25

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley and Son: 1891

Edition: New edition

Seller ID: Books011499

Condition: Good


406 pages, previous owner's name stamp to verso of frontispiece, small ink number to ffep, very light wear to boards View more info

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The Locks of the Oxford Canal

By: Craig, John

Price: $437.50

Publisher: Andoverford, The Whittington Press: 1984

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books012326

Condition: Very Good


Number 145 of the 300 copies bound in canvas cloth. Fine. View more info

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The Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed [Volumes I through VIII; 1788-1794. 389 plates]

By: Curtis, William

Price: $5,312.50

Publisher: London, Couchman and Fry: 1794

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010222

Condition: Very Good


The first eight volumes of this impressive botanical publication in unsophisticated contemporary half calf over marbled paper boards. Volume I lacks frontispiece portrait; thereafter: 389 of 390 plates called for [plate 119 folding; plate 120 not coloured], lacking plate 133 in Volume III [Hyacinthus Comosus - the description leaf is present, the plate evidently not bound in]. Alphabetical listing of plates in manuscript to pastedown of each volume. Boards rubbed, leather worn and joints split, with play to some boards; upper board of II nearly detached. Textblocks firm, contents clean, colour... View more info

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The Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed [Volume XI; 1797. 88 plates]]

By: Curtis, William

Price: $812.50

Publisher: London, Stephen Couchman: 1797

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010223

Condition: Very Good


The eleventh volume of this impressive botanical publication in unsophisticated contemporary half calf over marbled paper boards. All plates present: numbered 541 through 628. Alphabetical listing of plates in manuscript to front free endpapers (with ereoneous notation that 4 plates are missing). Boards rubbed, leather worn, both boards nearly detached. Textblock firm, contents clean, colours brilliant. Customers overseas please contact us for an accurate shipping quote. View more info

Image for The Logic of Ecstasy: Canadian Mystical Painting, 1920-1940. La Logique De L'Extase: Peinture mystique canadienne 1920 - 1940 [Exhibition Catalogue]

The Logic of Ecstasy: Canadian Mystical Painting, 1920-1940. La Logique De L'Extase: Peinture mystique canadienne 1920 - 1940 [Exhibition Catalogue]

By: Davis, Ann

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Ontario, London Regional Art and Historical Museums: 1990

Seller ID: Books008886

ISBN: 0920872751

Condition: Very Good


Bi-lingual exhibition catalogue (not the longer book of the same title published in 1992). French portion is 57 pages and includes no illustrations. The English portion is 81 pages and is profusely illustrated. Pages 71 through 80 are ten plates in colour. Spine sunned and creased; binding sound; no inscriptions. View more info

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Ant Colony [signed]

By: DeForge, Michael

Price: $87.50

Publisher: Montreal, Drawn and Quarterly: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books011451

ISBN: 177046137X

Condition: Very Good


Unpaged. Signed with illustration on half title; else as new. First hardcover edition stated, with full number line. View more info

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The Journal of Eugene Delacroix

By: Delacroix, Eugene; Walter Pach trs; Robert Motherwell intro]

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1972

Seller ID: Books011589

ISBN: 0670003352

Condition: Very Good


762 pages. Foxing to outer edges, verso of covers and endpapers. Binding sound, with no spine crease. No inscriptions. View more info

Image for Memoirs of the Blind: The Self-Portrait and Other Ruins

Memoirs of the Blind: The Self-Portrait and Other Ruins

By: Derrida, Jacques

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Chicago and London, University of Chicago Press: 1993

Seller ID: Books011709

ISBN: 0226143082

Condition: Very Good


x, 141 pages. As new: clean and unmarked, with no creasing to spine. Translated by Pascale-Anne Brault and Michael Naas. View more info

Image for Thomas Bewick and His Pupils. With ninety-five illustrations

Thomas Bewick and His Pupils. With ninety-five illustrations

By: Dobson, Austin

Price: $292.50

Publisher: London, Chatto and Windus: 1884

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books008126

Condition: Very Good


xviii, 232 pages. 7.5 x 6 inches. Finely bound in contemporary brown morocco over feathered paper, with five raised bands, label and decoration to spine. Miniscule bookseller's stamp to top left verso front endpaper: Harrison 59 Pall Mall. Feathered endpapers, with armorial bookplate front pastedown [Henry Ralph Lambton]. Small ownership signature at top left of first blank endpaper dated 1985. First few and final few leaves show considerable foxing; frontispiece tissue guard also foxed. Otherwise the interior is clean and free of marks. All edges feathered, with top edge dulled. No ads bound ... View more info

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Contemporary English Woodcuts

By: Dodgson, Campbell

Price: $468.75

Publisher: London, Duckworth & Company: 1922

Seller ID: Books010001

Condition: Very Good


27 woodcut illustrations. Copy 323 of 550 printed by the Baynard Press. Cream cloth spine darkened from handling; paper covered boards bumped at corners. Pictorial bookplate to front pastedown, ghost of two small strips of tape to facing free endpaper and Boston Book And Art Shop ticket lower left. Offsetting to endpapers from vernacular bookcover that has been retained. No inscriptions; binding sound, with boards slightly bowed. Overseas shipping will be more expensive: please inquire. View more info

Image for Elizabeth LeFort.  Canada's Artist in Wool / L'artiste canadienne de la laine

Elizabeth LeFort. Canada's Artist in Wool / L'artiste canadienne de la laine

By: Doucet, Daniel

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Sydney, N.S., Cape Breton University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed and signed by author

Seller ID: Books008518

Condition: Very Good


191pp. Inscribed on title page by Doucet to art collector Martha Crosbie View more info

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The Art of Alex Colville [signed].

By: Dow, Helen J.; Alex Colville

Price: $281.25

Publisher: Toronto, ON, McGraw-Hill Ryerson Ltd.: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Seller ID: Books012261

Condition: Very Good


231 pages. Hardcover in jacket. Flat signed by Alex Colville in ballpoint on title page. Signature of Wolfville historian to front free endpaper dated Christmas 1972. Jacket rubbed, toned, and with shallow chips along extremities. View more info

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Letting Go

By: Ernst, Tara

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Self published: 2015

Seller ID: Books011607

Condition: Very Good


28 leaves (and blanks) words on one side, reproduced photo of a leaf facing. Plain white cardstock cover. "Lunenburg Edition 2/20" in pencil at rear. View more info

Image for Holmes's Great Metropolis: or, Views and History of London in the Nineteenth Century. Being a grand national exhibition of the British capital with historical and topographical notices of each place [Views in London, Westminster, and their vicinities]

Holmes's Great Metropolis: or, Views and History of London in the Nineteenth Century. Being a grand national exhibition of the British capital with historical and topographical notices of each place [Views in London, Westminster, and their vicinities]

By: Fearnside, William Gray and Thomas Harrel, eds.

Price: $156.25

Publisher: London, Thomas Holmes:

Seller ID: Books011925

Condition: Good


212 pages, and plates. No stated date of issue. Includes the engraved title page. Cloth rubbed; light foxing throughout. Binding is sound. Unprofessional tape repair to verso of plate facing p. 122. View more info

Image for In Memory of My Feelings: Frank O'Hara and American Art

In Memory of My Feelings: Frank O'Hara and American Art

By: Ferguson, Russell

Price: $117.00

Publisher: Los Angeeles, University of California Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010173

ISBN: 0520222431

Condition: Very Good


160pp. View more info

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The Metropolis of Tomorrow

By: Ferriss, Hugh

Price: $422.50

Publisher: New York, Ives Washburn: 1929

Seller ID: Books009291

Condition: Very Good


140, [4] pages. Some flaking to silver lettering on spine. Clean, unmarked, in sound binding, with a touch of rounding to lower tip of upper board. A very good example. View more info

Image for Richard Hamilton, image and process: Studies, stage, and final proofs from the graphic works 1952-82

Richard Hamilton, image and process: Studies, stage, and final proofs from the graphic works 1952-82

By: Field, Richard S

Price: $26.00

Publisher: London, Edition H. Mayer, in association with the Tate Gallery,: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books008162

ISBN: 094659001X

Condition: Very Good


83pp. bookplate of previous owner to half title page View more info