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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

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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

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

By: Thompson, Hunter S.

Price: $218.75

Publisher: London, Paladin: 1977

Seller ID: Books012369

Condition: Very Good


190 pages. The 1977 reprint of the first UK edition. Crazing to spine, faint toning to rear panel; top edge spotted and dusty. Else a superb example, with no inscriptions and no creasing. View more info

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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

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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

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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

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A Life with the Gods In Their Yoruba Homeland

By: Wenger, Susanne, and Gert Chesi

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Worgl, Perlinger: 1983

Seller ID: Books011988

Condition: Very Good


236 pages. Profusely illustrated with photographs. Clean and unmarked. This is large and heavy: please inquire for shipping prices beyond North America. View more info

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The Smuggler's Sloop

By: White, Robb

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday & Company: 1947

Seller ID: Books010830

Condition: Very Good


249 pages. Jacket chipped, stained, worn, and price clipped. Offsetting to endpapers; leaves tanned. Binding sound, no inscriptions. Four full page b&w illustrations by Andrew Wyeth. Jacket now housed in brodart: a removable archival sleeve. View more info

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Canadian Scenery Illustrated from Drawings By W. H. Bartlett (Complete in two volumes)

By: Willis, N. P.

Price: $1,243.75

Publisher: London, George Virtue: 1842

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012242

Condition: Very Good


128; 116 pages, and all plates as called for; engraved and plain title in each. Half leather over marbled boards; marbled endpapers, and all edges marbled. Leather rubbed at extremities. An attractive set, with only light peripheral foxing to margins of some plates save for three instances where the foxing intrudes unobtrusively 1 cm into the top edge of the image. An uncommonly clean example, with all but one tissue guard present (and one tissue guard detached). Bindings sound; name-plate top left of front pastedown in each. Due to weight please inquire for overseas shipping options. View more info

Image for American Scenery; or, Land, Lake, and River Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature : From drawings by W. H. Bartlett, engraved in the first style of the art, by R. Wallis, J. Cousen, Willmore, Brandard, Adlard, Richardson, &c. Two Volumes.

American Scenery; or, Land, Lake, and River Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature : From drawings by W. H. Bartlett, engraved in the first style of the art, by R. Wallis, J. Cousen, Willmore, Brandard, Adlard, Richardson, &c. Two Volumes.

By: Willis, N. P. , W.H. Bartlett

Price: $743.75

Publisher: London, George Vertue: 1840

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011054

Condition: Very Good


Vol.I: iv, 140 pp plus plates. Vol.II: iv, 106 pp plus plates. Complete in two volumes. Half morocco on marbled boards with extremities rubbed, raised bands, gilt titles and vignettes to spine, all edges gilt, silk ribbon page marker in each. Marbled endpapers, discrete ownership signature to blank front endpaper of each. Unrestored binding is sound and hinges secure. All 120 engravings are present tissue guarded, as well as the map and the portrait of Bartlett. Foxing to many plates, usually moderate; still a handsome set. Bound by W. Webb of Liverpool with his tiny ticket in vol. 1. Collatio... View more info

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The Illuminated Life of Maud Lewis [signed]

By: Woolaver, Lance; Bob Brooks

Price: $343.75

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., Nimbus Publishing / Art Gallery of Nova Scotia: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books012199

ISBN: 1551091763

Condition: Very Good


xx, 91 pages. Slight sunning to jacket; else as new, with the signatures of the author and the photographer on front free endpaper. View more info

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The Illuminated Life of Maud Lewis

By: Woolaver, Lance; Bob Brooks

Price: $218.75

Publisher: Halifax, N.S., Nimbus Publishing / Art Gallery of Nova Scotia: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books012225

ISBN: 1551091763

Condition: Very Good


xx, 91 pages. As new, with no inscriptions. View more info

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My Dear Bomb (English Edition)

By: Yamamoto, Yohji, Ai Mitsuda; James Dorsey trs.

Price: $531.25

Publisher: Antwerp, Ludion: 2014

Seller ID: Books011282

ISBN: 9055449792

Condition: Very Good


191 pages. Light wear to covers; no inscriptions; no spine crease. Overseas shipping at cost: please inquire. View more info