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Image for Munera Pulveris Six Essays on the Elements of Political Economy. [Works of John Ruskin Volume II]

Munera Pulveris Six Essays on the Elements of Political Economy. [Works of John Ruskin Volume II]

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $117.00

Publisher: London, George Allen: 1880

Seller ID: Books008788

Condition: Very Good


xxvii, 186 pages. Finely bound in blue leather rubbed at extremities, with spine sunned. All edges gilded; marbled endpapers with bookplate of William Laurence Pullar to pastedown. Clean and unmarked in binding entirely sound. Two title pages: the first for The Works of John Ruskin - this being Volume II; the second for this particular work noting "second thousand". Both title pages are dated 1880. At time of listing, we have Ruskin's A Joy For Ever [Volume XI in Works] in matching binding. View more info

Image for "A Joy Forever" (and its price on the market): Being the substance (with additions) of Two Lectures on the Political Economy of Art. [Works of John Ruskin Volume XI]

"A Joy Forever" (and its price on the market): Being the substance (with additions) of Two Lectures on the Political Economy of Art. [Works of John Ruskin Volume XI]

By: Ruskin, John

Price: $117.00

Publisher: London, George Allen: 1895

Seller ID: Books008794

Condition: Very Good


xi, 239 pages. Finely bound in blue leather rubbed at extremities, with spine sunned. All edges gilded; marbled endpapers with bookplate of William Laurence Pullar to pastedown. Clean and unmarked in binding entirely sound. Two title pages: the first for The Works of John Ruskin - this being Volume XI; the second for this particular work noting "second edition". Both title pages are dated 1895. At time of listing, we have Ruskin's Munera Pulveris [Volume II in Works] in matching binding. View more info

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The New Woodcut. Studio Special Spring Number 1930

By: Salaman, Malcolm C.; C. Geoffrey Holme ed.

Price: $78.00

Publisher: London / New York, The Studio / Albert & Charles Boni: 1930

Seller ID: Books009749

Condition: Very Good


viii, 176 pages. Profusely illustrated. One inch closed tear along hinge at base of spine. Binding sound, interior is clean and unmarked. Removeable vernacular cover, with handmade label peeling off, has protected the exterior for decades. View more info

Image for Metamorphosis.  The Art of Robert Pope

Metamorphosis. The Art of Robert Pope

By: Smart, Tom

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Hailfax, N.S., Art Gallery of Nova Scotia: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010701

Condition: Very Good


78pp. View more info

Image for The Cabin in the Pines: A Potter's Dream Come True: The History of Pinecroft

The Cabin in the Pines: A Potter's Dream Come True: The History of Pinecroft

By: Smith, Brenda Caverly

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Aylmer, Ontario, Pinecroft Ceramic Art Studio: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011210

ISBN: 0988154005

Condition: Very Good


ix, 174 pages. Profusely illustrated. As new: clean and unmarked, with no creasing to spine. View more info

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Maps and Engravings Illustrating Scenes From the Bible

By: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge

Price: $513.50

Publisher: London, F.C. & J. Rivington / Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1822

Seller ID: Books009986

Condition: Good


9 maps [2 double] and 53 engravings as in the Michigan copy; likewise no title page - OCLC catalogues as [Maps and engravings illustrating scenes from the Bible.] [London, : F.C. & J. Rivington, 1821-1822.] Maps drawn under the direction of Mr. Arrowsmith; engraved by Sidney Hall. Various engravers for the illustrations. Maps dated at foot 1821 and 1822. Paper toned; moderate staining throughout. Attractively bound in recent half leather over light blue buckram with gilt Biblical Maps & Engravings to spine. The binder has used the blank preliminary leaf found with the collection to form an ad ... View more info

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Wendepunkt der Zeit hier beginnt alles neu [signed]

By: Soete, Annette; Steinbrenner, Theo

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Kitzingen, Theo Steinbrenner: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author and Artist

Seller ID: Books004736

ISBN: 3922167055

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated, signed and numbered limited edition, # 218 of 1000 View more info

Image for The British Vision in Nova Scotia 1749 - 1848. What Views the Artists Reflected and Reinforced [MA thesis]

The British Vision in Nova Scotia 1749 - 1848. What Views the Artists Reflected and Reinforced [MA thesis]

By: Sparling, Mary Christine

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Halifax, Dalhousie University: 1978

Seller ID: Books009073

Condition: Very Good


ii, 186 pages. This is the author's MA thesis as submitted, so the photocopied reproductions of images are understandably lousy. A comprehensive background to her 1980 published work: Great Expectations: The European Vision in Nova Scotia 1749-1848. Moderate wear to covers; title page loosely inserted and fraying at edges; else clean and unmarked in sound binding. "A term as Curator of Education at the NS Museum combined with degrees B.Ed. (St. Mary's) and M.A. (Dalhousie) led to the position of Art Gallery Director at Mount Saint Vincent University for 21 years. A member of numerous advis... View more info

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Two Cool Cows

By: Speed, Toby

Price: $56.25

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books007597

ISBN: 0399226478

Condition: Very Good


Large format hardcover in jacket not price clipped. No names or inscription. Superficial scuffing only to jacket. First printing, first edition, with full number line. A nice copy. View more info

Image for CAGE: 6 Paintings by Gerhard Richter

CAGE: 6 Paintings by Gerhard Richter

By: Storr, Robert

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, Tate / Henri Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: Books008300

ISBN: 1854378562 /

Condition: Very Good


200 pages. As new. Clean and unmarked; no inscriptions, no creasing. View more info

Image for There is My People Sleeping: the Ethnic Poem-Drawings of Sarain Stump

There is My People Sleeping: the Ethnic Poem-Drawings of Sarain Stump

By: Stump, Sarain

Price: $118.75

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011665

Condition: Good


Unpaged. Profusely illustrated. Thick plastic cover taped to pastedown with ghost of tape on free endpapers and final leaf of images (with some small seeds caught in rear panel). Foxing to upper edge of boards and to upper- and fore-edge of textblock. Top corners bumped; discreet ownership signature to rear free endpaper. Binding is sound; first printing stated. View more info

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The Philosophy of Art

By: Taine, H. [Hippolyte]; John Durand trs.

Price: $123.50

Publisher: New York, Holt & Williams: 1873

Seller ID: Books008842

Condition: Good


190 pages. Spine sunned and top quarter inch flaked off; boards rubbed. Internally excellent, with no inscriptions. Binding is sound and hinges sturdy. View more info

Image for Warhol. [Tate Gallery: 17 February - 28 March 1971]

Warhol. [Tate Gallery: 17 February - 28 March 1971]

By: Tate Gallery Trustees

Price: $56.25

Publisher: London, Curwen Press: 1971

Seller ID: Books009800

Condition: Very Good


100 pages. Light wear; no spine crease; no inscriptions. "His only one-man show in Britain to date was at the Rowan Gallery in 1968 when paintings from the Most Wanted Men series were shown with Marilyn screenprints. He has been represented in various group exhibitions but this is the first occasion on which his work has been seen here on a large scale." [from the Foreword by Norman Reid] Illustrated in colour and b&w. View more info

Image for A History of England, For the Young [in two volumes]

A History of England, For the Young [in two volumes]

By: Tyrrell, Henry

Price: $437.50

Publisher: London and New York, London Printing and Publishing Company:

Seller ID: Books012197

Condition: Very Good


iv, 640; iv, 628 pages and numerous plates in full colour. A married set. Volume one: half leather, with all edges gilt. Endpapers somewhat grubby; occasional light staining within. With engraved second title page in colour: 'Tallis's History of England For Youth', with Tallis imprint at foot (printed title page with London Printing imprint) neither is dated. 77 of 78 plates (lacking one plate, no evidence of removal). Three short closed tears, and two instances of loss (a few words at foot of page 67/68; and the top right corner of one plate). Volume two: full leather; edges red; marbled end... View more info

Image for Luminario; or, The Third Chapter of the Liber Elementorum Litterarum on the Construction of Roman Capitals

Luminario; or, The Third Chapter of the Liber Elementorum Litterarum on the Construction of Roman Capitals

By: Verini, Giovam Baptista; A.F. Johnson, Stanley Morison

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Cambridge / Chicago, Harvard College Library / Newberry Library: 1947

Seller ID: Books008859

Condition: Very Good


32 pages. Grey cloth with gilt to spine. Glassine wrap tanned, chipped, and spine perished. Black slipcase splitting at seams but remains sturdy. Moderate foxing to interior. Small elegant bookplate of Burl Osburn [author of Measured Drawings of Early American Furniture (1925)] to front pastedown. No inscriptions. One of only 360 copies printed on wove paper for sale in the US. View more info

Image for Images from the Neocerebellum.  The Wood Engravings of George A. Walker

Images from the Neocerebellum. The Wood Engravings of George A. Walker

By: Walker, George A

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Erin, Ontario, Porcupine's Quill: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed and inscribed by author

Seller ID: Books011018

ISBN: 0889842914

Condition: Very Good


164pp. Inscription from Walker on title page backwards. View more info

Image for Acadia Collects.  Selections from the Acadia University collection to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Art Gallery

Acadia Collects. Selections from the Acadia University collection to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Art Gallery

By: Walker, Ulrike; Kruschen, Franziska

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Wolfville, N.S., Acadia University Art Gallery: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books006004

ISBN: 0921476159

Condition: Good


64pp. 1/2" scuff to fore edge of front cover View more info

Image for Charles Willson Peale: Art and Selfhood in the Early Republic

Charles Willson Peale: Art and Selfhood in the Early Republic

By: Ward, David C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011019

ISBN: 0520239601

Condition: Very Good


xxiv, 236pp.Clean and unmarked. View more info

Image for The Fort Laramie of Alfred Jacob Miller.  A Catalogue Of All The Known Illustrations Of The First Fort Laramie. [signed]

The Fort Laramie of Alfred Jacob Miller. A Catalogue Of All The Known Illustrations Of The First Fort Laramie. [signed]

By: Warner, Robert Coombs

Price: $56.25

Publisher: Laramie, University of Wyoming: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed by author

Seller ID: Books005895

Condition: Very Good


xiii, 213 pages. A numbered / limited edition, # 169 of 500. Inscription from author to prevous owner on ffep. Jacket spine sunned; now in a removable archival sleeve. View more info

Image for The Song of Solomon, Le Cantique des Cantiques, El Cantar los Cantares [first edition, signed]

The Song of Solomon, Le Cantique des Cantiques, El Cantar los Cantares [first edition, signed]

By: Weil, Shraga

Price: $292.50

Publisher: Merhavia, Sifriat Poalim: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books009555

Condition: Very Good


52, xi [i] pages. Signed in pencil by the artist at Kibbutz Haogen 20 March 1959. Text primarily in Hebrew; with indexed titles in English, French and Spanish. Covers rubbed; small chip off head of spine and a 1.5 inch split to upper hinge at foot. Binding sound and contents clean. View more info