Softcover. Kingston, Senate House Association, Inc., 1st, 1950, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 77 pages. Softcover. Standard wear, some spots of soiling to covers. No illustrations. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Curt Valentin, 1st, 1955, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Poor, 160 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated with eleven reproductions in color and 244 in monochrome; eight pages of reproductions in four color line-and-tone; an aquatint, a monochrome lithograph and three lithographs in color specially drawn for this work. Previous owners stamp on back of plate 195. Brick colored cloth with green decoration on front cover, green/gilt title on spine. Dust jacket is worn, with chunks missing along edges, and spine - jacket now protected with clear plastic cover. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. New York , 1931, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Very large format magazine (16 3/8" high, 12 3/8 " wide), 134 numbered pages but 100 plus pages of ads for art galleries and antigue dealers from all over the world. Color wraps with minor soil, overall very good
Hardcover. New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1st, 1980, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 239 pages. 102 full page plates in full color. Beautifully illustrating a vast collection of the finest glass in the Corning museum ranging from ancient Egyptian, Roman, Frankish, Islamic and Bohemian through to Studio glass, with commentary to 102 plates. Folio. Cream cloth with slight yellowing to upper and lower edges, gilt lettering to spine and gilt decoration to front cover. Pictorial dust jacket with minor wear. Clean, crisp and tight copy.
Softcover. New York, Museum of the American Indian, 1st, 1926, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 529 pages, illustrated in b&w, some fold-out plates. Light tan paper wraps, clean and tight. Light wear to cover edges and corners.
Hardcover. New York, The Century Co, 1st, 1917, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 290 pages, b&w illustrations. Scarce first edition. Green cloth with gilt titles to front and spine, no dust jacket. Top edge gilt. Light wear to edges and spine. Title to spine slightly faded. A beautiful copy. Clean, bright and crisp.
Hardcover. New Haven, Yale University Press, 1st, 1971, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Volume I: 558 pages. Cloth boards. Illustrated with black & white reproductions of works by Hogarth. Dust jacket quite worn along edges with some tape repair to small tears. Clean, tight copy. Volume II: 557 pages. Cloth boards. Illustrated with black & white reproductions of works by Hogarth. Fore edge shows slightest foxing. Dust jacket worn along edges with small tears and creases. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Ann Arbor, MI, University of Michigan Research, 1st, 1986, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 613 p. Quarto. text with duotone plates, notes, bibliography, index. Still in original shrink-wrap. Scarce in hardcover.
Softcover. New York , Allan Frumkin Gallery, nd (1983), Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Large softcover exhibition catalog, spiral bound. Six full-page color plates of paintings by the artist. Essay by Russell Bowman. Top corner has small bump, crease.
Softcover. Santa Fe, NM, Santa Fe East, 1st, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. White staple covers with black and gray titles, textured handmade paper attached over covers, foreword by Alma S. King, 21 b&w plates, color illustrated cardboard insert, checklist of exhibition, chronology.
Hardcover. Paris, Librairie de Fermin Didot Freres, reprint, 1870, Book: Fair, Seven volumes, covers and spines on most are fair to poor, but the bindings are all sound and holding, complete with all the fabulous plates (over 750), illustrating the art and architecture of ancient Pompei. Vol I: Peintures, Premiere Serie: Decoration Architecturales, [xxiii] 134 pp. 108 pl.; Vol. II: Peintures, Deuxieme Serie: Compositions de Plusieurs Figures, 263 pp. 90 pl; Vol. III: Peintures, Deuxieme et Cinquieme Series: Tableaux, Paysages, 104 pp. 59 pl + 49 pp. 55 pl; Peintures, Troisieme Serie: Figures Isolees, 230 pp. 122 pl; Vol. V: Peintures, Quatrieme et Sixieme Series, 111pp. 60 pl + 45 pp. 32 pl; Volume VI: Bronzes, Premiere Serie: Statues, 213 pp. 110 pl; Vol. VII: Bronzes, Deuxieme et Troisieme Series: Bustes, Lampes, 69 pp. 22 pl. + 230 pp. 100 pl. Many of the plates are signed Ade (Adolphe) Bouchet, most are by Henri Roux aine. This volume was first published in 1839. Mild foxing to some pages, plates.
Hardcover. New York, Harry N Abrams, 1st US, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 633 pages, 981 illustrations, including 184 plates in full color, ground plans, elevations, line drawings and map. Large heavy volume. Light edgewear to dust jacket. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Saratoga Springs, National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame, 1st, 2007, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 56 pages. Softcover exhibition catalog. Ex-museum library copy with small stamp at top of half title page. INSCRIBED BY CURATOR GREGORY R. WEIDMAN ON HALF TITLE PAGE. Full color illustrations. Clean, unmarked pages.
Hardcover. Paris, Zodiaque, 1st, 1984, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 334 pages plus index. Color, b&w gravure photographs, plans of churches, cathedrals, abbeys and monasteries in France. Text in French. Ribbon marker. Clean, tight copy in a bright dust jacket.
Hardcover. New Haven, Yale University Press, 1st US, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 388 pages. Hardcover. Extensive listings and illustrations of over 360 works - featuring black & white and full color tipped-in plates. One fold-out. Previous owners name at top right corner of preliminary page. Light bump to top right corner of pages. Light wear to dust jacket corners and edges. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, The Brook, 1st, 2005, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, The Brook is a private social club in Manhattan and this book catalogs the rarely seen American paintings that hang on it's walls. Mostly portraits, they are reproduced in color and feature artists like Benjamin West, Gilbert Stuart and Eastman Johnson. 111 pages, blue cloth covers with a gilt design and comes in a matching slipcase. All very good.
Hardcover. New York, E.P. Dutton - New York, 1st, 1987, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 191 pages, profusely illustrated throughout in full color. Large folio. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to dust jacket.
Hardcover. Paris, Societe Internationale D'Art, 1st, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 135 pages, 120 b&w and 28 plates in color plus an original fold-out color lithograph by Marini. French text.
Hardcover. London, Phaidon Press Limited, 1st Edition, 1967, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, Text Volume - 450 pages. Hardcover. Blue cloth boards with gilt titles & gilt decorations to cover, spine. Frontis illustration, Parement Master and Workshop: Annunciation, Paris, in full color, tipped-in. Previous owner's signature to front flyleaf. Dust jacket with foxing, toning, now protected with plastic cover. Light foxing to edges. Otherwise very good, clean condition.Plate Volume - Hardcover, blue cloth boards with gilt titles & decorations. 845 plates, 12 full page, full color, tipped-in & beautifully presented. Dust jacket with light foxing, now protected with plastic cover. Light foxing to edges. Bright, clean copy.
Hardcover. Athens, Ekdotike Athenon S. A., 1st English Language, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 496 pages. Hardcover with slipcase. Full color illustrations. Previous owners inscription at top of page opposite title page. Slipcase shows light wear. Light wear to dust jacket edges. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Austin, TX, University of Texas, 1st, 1984, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 143 pages. b&w and color illustrations throughout. Captures the best of Windberg's work with 50 of his finest paintings splendidly reproduced and illustrates the tranquity of the hillsides, meadows, harbors and shores of his beloved Lone Star State. Brown leather-like cover, gilt lettering to spine. Beautiful pictorial dust jacket with some edgewear. Very clean, tight and crisp copy.
Hardcover. Princeton, NJ, Princeton University, 1st, 1998, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 374 pages. Hardcover with No dust jacket. About half of pages have faint yellow highlighting. Color and black and white pictures throughout. Tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Rizzoli, 1st, 1987, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, 235 pages, illustrated with 300 duotone, 56 color plates. A scholarly study of surrealism's influence on fashion from the 1920s through the 1980s. Like new in a bright, unclipped dust jacket.
Softcover. New York, American Art Association, 1st, 1978, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 150 pages. Reprint of 1926 auction catalog. Orange covers with black titles, perfect binding, profusely illustrated with b&w plates, foreword by Dana H. Carroll. Slight rubbing to covers; a very clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Lincoln, University of Nebraska Press, 1st, March 1, 2004, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Folio. 382 pages, b&w and color illustrations throughout. Dark green cloth covers w/ gilt design. Light shelf wear to dust jacket. Small smudge on bottom edge. Else a very clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Frederick A. Stokes, 1st, 1906, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Hardbound. Small book. Frontispiece photo of Outcault, illustrated with 60 of his drawings, which include lettering (printed on one side of page only). Red cloth cover. Picture of Buster Brown on cover. White lettering chipped, faded. Edgewear, corners bumped. Front hinge loose.
Hardcover. Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1st, 1987, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 174 pages. Hardcover. Color plates and b/w illustrations throughout. Slightly faded gilt title on spine. Forest green fabric covered. Artist's painting adorns front of dust jacket. gSome light wear to dust jacket due to age and handling: 1 1/2 inch mended tear bottom right corner of front, a little fraying at top right corner of front, some bumping at bottom edge front, some light creasing. Very clean inside. From the front flap: "I paint animal portraits". That was how Bruno Liljefors characterised his work. Some of Liljefors' paintings of real animals with unique personalities. His fox paintings are perhaps the best examples of his pure animal portraiture. Each one is a different individual: some are young, some are old, one is confident, another fearful. ...As a hunter, Liljefors spent hours in the field observing the habits and interactions of his subjects."
New York, Museum of Broadcasting, 1st, 1984, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Poster issued by The Museum of Broadcasting to honor writer and creator of television's Twilight Zone, Rod Serling. Features a b&w drawing of Serling by Al Hirschfeld. Measures 20" x 28", small crease to bottom right corner otherwise excellent condition. Rolled and shipped in a sturdy cardboard mailing tube.
Softcover. Northampton MA, Tundra Publishing, 1st, 1992, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Softcovers, all 4 of the books in the series, illustrated by Mark Bode, written by alarry Todd, created by Vaughn Bode. All in very good, bright condition.
Hardcover. New York, National Museum of American Art/W. W. Norton, unknown, 1995, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, 256 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Cloth, pictorial dust jacket. Lower edges lightly sunned, else a beautiful copy. Still in shrinkwrap, hence no edition.
Softcover. Philadelphia, PA, Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts, 1st, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. 126 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Pictorial stiff wrappers. Light wear to edges and spine, else a very nice, tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. Milan, Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, reprint, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, DAI BARBARI AI CAPITANI DI VENTURA- DA COLOMBO ALLA RIVOLUZIONE FRANCESE- DA NAPOLEONE ALLA REPUBBLICA ITALIANA. Three volumes in an illustrated cardboard slipcase. !89, 189, & 192 pages illustrated in color by various artists. Books bound in laminated boards. ITALIAN TEXT. Clean, bright set.
Hardcover. Boston, MA, Boston Public Library, 1st, 1971, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, Hardcover with original dust jacket, both in near fine condition. 123 pp., 6 color and 50 b.w. illustrations. Four page museum catalogue laid in. Previous owners signature on front fly leaf (in pencil).
Hardcover. New York, Cambridge University Press, 1st, 1991, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Near Fine, 222 pages, 125 b&w illustrations and 8 plates in full color. The first comprehensive study of Oscar Bluemner's life, art, and intellectual development. Cream cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Gray pictorial dust jacket with minor wear to edges, in protective brodart cover. Beautiful copy. Like new.
Hardcover. Chicago, The Swallow Press, First, 1980, 81, 85, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Three volumes. Pages: 275+345+568. Volume III contains the three-volume index. This three-volume set is intended as a reference for those studying the American West. All artists included were born before 1900. Black cloth-bound with blue uniform dust jackets. All three volumes well-bound, clean copies. The dust jackets range from very good to near fine with some edgewear and rubbing/scratching.
Hardcover. New York, Abrams, 1st, 1956, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 445 pages. Over 600 illustrations including 34 tipped-in full color plates. Previous owners name twice on front endpaper. Dust jacket shows sun fading at spine and light wear to edges with one small tear tape repaired from interior. Jacket now protected with clear plastic cover. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. New York, NY, Borghi & Co., 1st, 1991, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 46 pages. Exhibition catalog. Color illustrations throughout, including one fold-out. Small crease on top corner from cover to cover. A little sun-fading and edge-wear along spine. Nice, tight copy.
Hardcover. United Kingdom, Norton Simon Distribution, 1st, 2009, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Volume 2. 596 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Large heavy coffee table book. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear to dust jacket.
Softcover. New York , Marvel / Image, 1st, 1984-1994, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 138 softcover books comprising most of the adventures featuring the buffoon barbarian Groo created by Aragones and Evanier. Regular issue #1(published by Eclipse), #2 through #119 (all from Marvel), #1-11 of a series published by Image 1994-95 (after Marvel gave up the series), The Groo Chronicles #1-6 (published by Epic reprints the earliest stories from the early 1980s) and two specials - The Death of Groo (Epic, 1987) and Groo and Rufferto (Dark Horse, 2000). All volumes are in clean, crisp condition.
Hardcover. San Francisco CA, Alan Wofsy Fine Arts, 1st, 1997, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 267 pages, hardcover with dust jacket. A chronological look at Picasso's art during the period of the Spanish Civil War. Minor penciling throughout. Light rubbing and edgewear to dust jacket. Slight fading to dust jacket spine. Black-and-white illustrations throughout. A clean and tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Flammarion, 1st US, 1997, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 392 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. Previous owner's bookplate and signature on end paper. Color pictures. Clean, unmarked copy with only minor wear and light tanning to dust jacket.
Hardcover. Cairo, American University at Cairo Press, 1st, 1961, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 665 pages plus a 25 page index. Large volume, red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Gray dust jacket with light edgewear, short edge tears. Clean, bright copy.