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THE WORLD OF ART

By: Payne, Robert

Price: $16.58

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company: 1972

Order Number: 11289


Small tear to DJ; The entire history and achievement of the world's artists all in one book ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 534 pages View more info

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THE ADVENTURES OF AN ILLUSTRATOR Mostly in Following His Authors in America & Europe

By: Pennell, Joseph

Price: $84.90

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1925

Edition: First Trade Edition

Order Number: 12913


Chipping to spine ends. Spine faded; With numerous examples of the noted illustrator's work; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 372 pages View more info

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ITALIAN DRAWINGS In the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, Fourteenth and Fifteenth Centuries

By: Popham, A. E. & Pouncey, Philip

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, Trustees of the British Museum: 1950

Order Number: 8207


Open tears to DJ but mostly intact; The collection of sketches from Italian artists in the British Museum is large and varied, as can be seen in this volume; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

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AMERICAN PLACES

By: Porter, Eliot

Price: $84.90

Publisher: New York, Greenwich House: 1983

Order Number: 10378


DJ price clipped; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages View more info

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BORIS GODOUNOV

By: Pushkin, Alexander

Price: $23.77

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1982

Order Number: 14814


Light wear to DJ. Front free endpaper missing; Illustrated by Zvorykin after the fashion of an illuminated manuscript, reproducing the original gouache paintings used in 1927 for the limited edition published in France. The basis for Moussorgsky's opera as well as the revision by Rimsky-Korsakov. Introduction by Peter Ustinov; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 111 pages View more info

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MASTERS OF BRITISH PAINTING 1800-1950

By: Ritchie, Andrew Carnduff

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Museum of Modern Art:

Order Number: 8350


Binding not tight and starting to crack at title page; Such masters as Whistler and Augustus John are here included, among others. No date, circa mid fifties ; B&W and Color Illustrations; 8vo; 160 pages View more info

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COPAN Home of the Mayan Gods

By: Robicsek, Francis

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Museum of the American Indian-Heye Foundation: 1972

Order Number: 14323


Slight wear to price clipped DJ; Once a thriving city, Copan is located in what is now Honduras ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 166 pages View more info

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THE STORY OF MODERN APPLIED ART

By: Rothenthal, Rudolph; Ratzka, Helena L.

Price: $174.81

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10339


Spine faded and with some rubbing to spine ends ; Nicely INSCRIBED by the author with fountain pen on front free endpaper. The copy is dated October 1948 and is dedicated to the architect Ely J. Kahn ; 8vo; 208 pages View more info

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RUSSIAN APPLIED ART Eighteenth to Early Twentieth Century

By: Russian Museum, Leningrad

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Leningrad, Aurora Art Publishers: 1976

Order Number: 696


Beautiful light-blue boards with floral design. NF in VG- slipcase with some minor wear to extrems ; Color Photographs; 4to; 199 pages View more info

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IMPRESSIONISM Reflections and Perceptions

By: Schapiro, Meyer

Price: $30.96

Publisher: New York, George Braziller: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14319


Light wear to DJ; Noted art historian Schapiro wrote about art for nearly 70 years, and here offers a new look at the school of impressionism. Ad for Braziller publishers and a book review from the National Review in 1998; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 359 pages View more info

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CIVILIZATIONS UNDER THE CLOUDS OF ANATOLIA

By: Sozen, Gurol

Price: $102.88

Publisher: Istanbul, Kultur Yayinlari Is-Turk: 2001

Order Number: 12987


Light wear to DJ; Civilizations around the Mediterranean Sea ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 243 pages View more info

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A BIBLIOGRAPHICAL MANUAL For Students of the Language and Literature of England and the United States. a Short Title List

By: Spargo, John Webster

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Hendricks House - Farrar Straus: 1939

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 10440


Former owner's name on half title page. Spine darkened; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 260 pages View more info

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THE NEW ORDER

By: Szyk, Arthur

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16971


DJ spine browned and lightly chipped. Former owner's name on front free endpaper; Scathing, vitriolic look at the Axis powers; Color and B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

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AMERICA

By: Van Loon, Hendrik

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Boni & Liveright: 1933

Edition: Later Printing

Order Number: 17146


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. First few pages with small hole, but not affecting title page; Van Loon's history of the US; 8vo; 463 pages View more info

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THE ARTS

By: Van Loon, Hendrik

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1937

Order Number: 17298


All-encompassing story of the arts, in an opinionated and readable style. Quintessential Van Loon, and illustrated by him. A very handsome copy; B&W and Color Illustrations; 8vo; 677 pages View more info

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CHANDOR'S PORTRAITS

By: Vaughan, Malcolm

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Brentano's: 1942

Order Number: 14936


Wear to extremities. Boards discolored with wear to extremities; INSCRIBED ('Malcolm') to half title page. Limited edition of 2000 copies, of which this is number 821. B&W and color portraits from the artist Douglas Chandor, including Presidents FDR and Hoover, Treasury Secretary Mellon, House Speaker Rayburn, and lesser known folks including several pretty women; B&W and Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 91 pages View more info

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THE ART OF EUROPE: THE DARK AGES

By: Verzone, Paolo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Greystone Press: 1969

Order Number: 16372


Wear with very slight dampstaining to DJ; The Dark Ages, between the fifth and eighth centuries, is the subject of author Verzone's contention that the religious and artistic traditions of Byzantium blended and marked early Christian art ; The Art of the World; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 287 pages View more info

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MAD MAN'S DRUM

By: Ward, Lynd

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Jonathan Cape and Harrison Smith Incorporated: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 18390


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Former owner's name on first blank page. Usual browning to first and last few pages. Spine a bit slanted ; Beautiful woodcuts; 8vo View more info

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DIAMOND DUST SHOES

By: Warhol, Andy

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Gagosian Gallery: 1999

Order Number: 18556


Slight discoloration to back boards ; Color Illustrations; 8vo View more info

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MODERN DRAWINGS

By: Wheeler, Monroe [editor]

Price: $30.96

Publisher: New York, The Museum of Modern Art: 1944

Order Number: 12150


Wear to extremities. Small open tears and sunning to price clipped DJ; In conjuntion with an exhibit at the museum ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 104 pages View more info

PICTURESQUE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 1811, 1812, 1813 Being a Memoir on Paul Svinin

By: Yarmolinsky, Avrahm

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, William Edwin Rudge: 1930

Order Number: 8336


Spine sunned; Limited edition of one thousand copies. Separately paginated sections of text regarding Russian diplomat Svinin's visit to the US, as well as the author's own sketches. Also has a Cherokee "Death Song, " in notation ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 46,51 pages View more info

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BERLITZ 1878-1998 One Hundred and Twenty Years of Excellence

By: [Anonymous]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Princeton, Berlitz International: 1998

Order Number: 6599


Minute closed tear to DJ ; The history of the language instruction company ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 168 pages View more info

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L' OEUVRE DE LA FRANCE AU MAROC DE 1912 A 1950

By: [Anonymous]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Rabat, Editions Africaines Perceval: 1950

Order Number: 10334


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Back board with a bit of paint residue. One corner dog eared ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 162 pages View more info

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MASTERS IN ART. DONATELLO. May 1903 A Series of Illustrated Monographs

By: [Bates and Guild Company]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Bates and Guild Company: 1903

Order Number: 18557


Light chipping to boards; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 42 pages View more info

Image for MASTERS IN ART. PUVIS DE CHAVANNES. OCTOBER, 1903 A Series of Illustrated Monographs

MASTERS IN ART. PUVIS DE CHAVANNES. OCTOBER, 1903 A Series of Illustrated Monographs

By: [Bates and Guild Company]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Bates and Guild Company: 1903

Order Number: 18558


Light chipping to boards; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 42 pages View more info