Hardcover. San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2nd pr, October 1, 1999, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 223 pages, b&w and color illustrations throughout. Light rubbing to cover corners. Else a very clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Washington, D.C., Taggart & Jorgensen Gallery, 1st, 1989, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 60 pages, 64 illustrations in color. In very good condition, with scratching and rubbing to covers. Pages clean. Very brightly colored pages. Full color illustration on front cover, with white titling. Overall, a clean catalog. Includes some biographical notes about artists.
Hardcover. New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1st, 1978, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 306 pages illustrated throughout with 246 plates, including 88 in full color. Tipped in plates. Massive oblong folio. Dark green cloth, gilt decoration and title. Pictorial dust jacket with small closed tears and edge wear. Slight staining and small chip missing to front cover. Overall a nice, tight copy.
Softcover. London, Hippocrene Books, 1st, June 1981, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated, 312 b&w etchings plus 3 large fold-out posters. Edge wear, rubbing to wrappers. Foxing to top and fore-edges. Else pages clean and tight.
Softcover. New Jersey, New Jersey State Museum, 1st, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog. Stapled wrappers completely illustrated in color, director's statement by Kenneth W. Prescott, chronology, dozens of full-page b&w plates. Slight rubbing to wrappers, pages crisp and unmarked; a very clean, tight catalog.
Hardcover. New York, The Museum of Modern Art/Arno, Reprint, 1969, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 3 separate catalogs reprinted together. b&w illustrations throughout. Tan cloth boards. Dust jacket, minor edge wear, red stain to back cover. A very tight and crisp copy.
Softcover. New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1st, 1955, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 72 pages. Softcover with slight edgewear. Minor shelf wear to front wrapper. Sun fading to spine. Otherwise clean, unmarked copy. Color and black & white images throughout.
Softcover. New York, NY, Brooke Alexander, Inc., 1st, 1979, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: None, Catalog of new prints in the gallery. Blue covers with minor rubbing. Paper wrappers tight, pages clean and crisp. Loose-left paper with print prices inside of front cover. 112 b/w plates of prints of various styles: lithograph, woodcut, silkscreen and others. Styles range from realist to abstract. Every two pages is the work of a different artist. Very brief information at front on buying the prints.
Hardcover. Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Press, 1st, 1950, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 142 pages. 21 b&w illustrations. Maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine and front cover, light wear to extremities. Yellow dust jacket edge wear with small tears and light chipping. Price clipped. A nice, tight copy.
Hardcover. New York, Winter House Ltd., 1971, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, In black and green cardboard slipcase w/ edge wear, rubbing. 282 pages, several b&w daguerreotypes. Black cloth covers. A very clean, tight copy.
Softcover. Philadelphia, PA, Frank S. Schwartz & Son Philadelphia, 1st, 1987, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with red covers, b/w plates; minor rubbing and scratches. Staple wrappers. 62 b/w plates, including covers, of American painting in various styles and from various artists. Text on each artist. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Washington, Smithsonian Institution, 1st, 1979, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 127 pages, 99 b&w photographs and 31 plates in full color. Black cloth spine, tan cloth boards, gilt titles to spine and front cover. White pictorial dust jacket with light wear, otherwise a clean, tight, crisp copy.
Hardcover. Israel/New York, Steimatzky/LeonAmiel, 1st, 1983, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 191 pages, 50 color and 40 b&w plates. Includes color lithograph at front of book. Blue cloth covers, gilt lettering on spine, bright dust jacket.
Softcover. San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Art, 1st, 1966, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 48 pages. Softcover. Exhibition catalog. Light rubber stamping to edges. Faint damp smell. Standard wear. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. Columbia, SC, University of South Carolina Press, 1st, 1984, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 149 pages, illustrated throughout in color and b&w. Black cloth, silver lettering to spine. Black pictorial dust jacket with light wear and slight wrinkling to upper edges. Overall a very nice, tight, clean copy.
Softcover. Jackson, Mississippi, University Press of Mississippi, 3rd, 1983, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 186 pages illustrated throughout with prints in b&w and color. Black pictorial stiff wrappers with minor wear to spine and edges, otherwise like new.
Hardcover. New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1st, 1972, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 180 pages. 250 b&w illustrations and 8 plates in full color . Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Green pictorial dust jacket, edge wear and some sunfading. Tape residue to front cover, foxing to top edge, otherwise a nice, tight copy.
softcover. New York, Kodansha Amer Inc, 1st, 1984, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: None, 176 pages. Softcover. Mostly black and white, some color photographs. Edgewear present on top and spine of wrappers. light fading as well. Record # 468498
Softcover. New York, Dover Publications, 1st, 2010, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 128 pages. Softcover. A very clean, unmarked copy with only minor edgewear. Heroes, villains, and damsels in distress abound in these richly colored, dramatic images from the Japanese equivalent of dime-store novels. These illustrations were selected from woodblock-printed covers and frontispiece illustrations from 64 popular books published in Osaka from 1898 through 1903. They include samurai and strong men, demons and detectives, courtesans, sumo wrestlers, and other vivid characters in scenarios ranging from romantic to grotesquely violent. Printed in the color woodblock method in use since the late eighteenth century, they provide a link between an ancient storytelling tradition and the beginning of mass-published popular literature.
Softcover. New York, NY, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1st, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with fully illustrated front cover, white back. Minor scratching. Staple wrappers tight, pages clean and crisp. Previous price sticker on front end paper. Numerous plates, some in color, of work in various media: painting, sculpture, drawing, textiles, furniture, etc... Works are divided by time period and media. Text on the works accompanies each plate. Short foreward about cover plate, painting by Peter Paul Rubens. 79 pages.
Hardcover. Boston, MA, Boston Public Library, 1st, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 295 pages. 344 items described and illustrated in b&w. Catalogue Raisonne of an artist who devoted his life to expression through drawing and lithography. Ivory colored cloth, light soiling to upper edges. Pictorial dust jacket and endpapers. Tiny tears to lower edge of dj, minor edge wear. A very nice, crisp and tight copy
Hardcover. New York, Abrams, 1st, 1976, Book: Good, Dust Jacket: Good, 351 pages. Hardcover. Illustrated in full color and black & white. Book has damp odor. Light foxing to preliminary pages.Dust jacket with darkening along edges. Clean, tight copy.
Hardcover. London, Gordon Fraser, 1st, 1974, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 160 pages. Full color and black & white examples of fine Victorian book design. Some light foxing to preliminary pages and to blue cloth cover. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. New York, NY, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1st, 1953, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Catalog of collection of American folk art; brown and white covers; sunning and minor rubbing and creasing. Pen mark on title page. Staple wrappers. 24 color glued-in plates of mainly paintings and sculpture, with extensive text. Tight copy, with a clean interior.
Hardcover. Dayton, OH, Dayton Art Institute, 1st, 1969, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 146 pages. "Published to commemorate the Fiftieth Anniversary of The Dayton Art Institute February 28, 1969." An edition of 5,000 copies. Blue cloth cover with gilt lettering to spine, b&w illustrated dust jacket, list of presidents and directors of the Dayton Art Institute, 14 b&w plates throughout introduction, 50 color plates with accompanying descriptions, 34 b&w figures throughout appendix. Light wear to dust jacket; overall a clean, tight copy.
Paperback. Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1st wraps, 1982, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Poor, Exhibition catalog. 136 pages. Illustrated in color, blck & white. Light wear to wraps. Paperback.
Softcover. New York , Guernsey's, 1988, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Unpaginated, mammoth auction catalog issued for a special viewing and auction over a 4 day period. Illustrated mostly in b&w, some color. Corner crease to front cover otherwise very good.
Hardcover. New York, Hispanic Society of America, 1st, 1930, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 360 pages. 168 black & white illustrations. Minor rubbing at top and bottom of spine. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. New Haven, CT, Yale University Art Gallery, Vol. 30, No. 3, 1965, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Catalog of the Yale University Art Gallery Pewter collection; b/w covers, minor rubbing and staining. Paper wrappers slightly worn but still tight. Pages clean and crisp. 55 b/w plates of pewter pieces, 200 items listed. Brief text on each piece accompanies each plate. Essay on pewter's history and craftsmanship in the U.S. 59 pages.
Hardcover. Intercourse, Pennsylvania, Good Books, 1st, 1991, Book: Near Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, The furniture tradition of the Mennonites, Russian immigrants in North America. 231 pages illustrated with several maps and 241 (mostly color, some black/white) photographic illustrations. Book is in near fine condition, dust jacket is in very good condition with some signs of edge wear.
Hardcover. New York, Golden Press, 1st US, 1963, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 461 pages plus 2 pages of maps - one fold-out. Red cloth hardcover. Profusely illustrated with full color and black & white photographs. Light foxing to edges. Some spots of staining to spine and covers. Light foxing to endpapers. Clean, tight copy.
Softcover. New York, The Adirondack Museum, 1st, 1992, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 56 pages. 18 b&w and color illustrations throughout. Some staining to top edge. Minor soiling, wear to cover. Else a nice, clean copy.
Softcover. New York, NY, Hirschl & Adler Contemporaries, 1st, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Exhibition catalog with gray covers, color plate on front; minor rubbing, scratches. Staple wrappers. 13 plates, 8 in color, of landscape painting from various artists. Half-page of text on each artist, focusing on the artist's other exhibitions. Tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. New York, Macmillan & Co., 1st, 1948, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Fair, 239 pages illustrated throughout with plates in b&w. Red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Pictorial dust jacket with multiple closed tears and slight wear. The copy itself is very nice, tight and clean.
Hardcover. Berlin, Brinkmann & Bose, reprint, 1981, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: Very Good, 179 pages, reproductions from the album of his wife with notes on the pictures in the back (in English, Italian and French) by Maurizio Fagiolo. Many photographs, reproductions of his art, programs and assorted ephemera. First published in Italy in 1975.
Softcover. Montpelier, VT, Wood Art Gallery, 1st, 1972, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 63 pages. Perfect binding, color plate to wrappers, profusely illustrated with b&w plates, catalogue of the loan exhibition, essay by William C. Lipke, introduction by Charles Childs. Slight wear to wrappers; otherwise a very clean, tight exhibition catalog.
Softcover. California, University of California Santa Barbara, 1st, 1964, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, Essay by Ala Story. An excellent monograph with 57 illustrations. Includes chronology, awards, list of works in public collections, 45 b&w plates, catalog of paintings in exhibition. Light wear to cover edges. Overall a tight, clean copy.
Hardcover. Boston, MA, New York Graphic Society, 1st, 1976, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 320 pages. B&w and color illustrations throughout. Limited edition, Copy # 150 of a total 200. SIGNED BY PATRICIA KANE, one of the contributors. Leather spine, tan cloth, gilt title. No dust jacket as issued. Marbled endpapers. Slight foxing to top edge. Unfortunate, but very small dog-ears to pages 9 through 20.