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Salvador Dali 1904-1989 (Two volumes in fine slipcase), Descharnes, Robert; Neret, Gilles
21 Salvador Dali 1904-1989 (Two volumes in fine slipcase)
Descharnes, Robert; Neret, Gilles
Taschen 2007 3822838225 / 9783822838228 Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
BRAND NEW - Two gorgeous volumes in fine dust jackets, fine slipcase. Each book approx. 9-3/4" x 13" x 2". (May require additional postage). 1) Salvador Dali - The Paintings Volume I, 1904-1946. 2) Salvadore Dali - The Paintings - Volume II, 1946-1989. Each book has clean unfaded black boards with crisp white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Beautifully decorated endpapers. Illustrated throughout with gorgeous full color renderings of Dali's work. Dust jackets are illustrated with Dali's work in glowing full color - there is no wear to either jacket. Both housed in a fine paper-covered slipcase (black, red and gold, with an amusing photo portrait of Dali on one side). For an art lover, it doesn't get much better than this. 025672

Price: 125.00 USD
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The World of Roger Tory Peterson: An Authorized Biography, Devlin, John C. And Grace Naismith (foreword By Elliot Richardson)
22 The World of Roger Tory Peterson: An Authorized Biography
Devlin, John C. And Grace Naismith (foreword By Elliot Richardson)
New York Times Books 1977 0-8129-0694-2 / 9780812906943 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Roger Tory Peterson, Illustrator 
Clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear, very slight fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 266 pgs. with index. Illustrated with color plates by Roger Tory Peterson and with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, price clip to upper front inside flap corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Roger Tory Peterson's prints and paintings of birds are treasured in great collections everywhere, and this the story of his life and work. 8vo. Biography. 015560

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Red Man's Bones - George Catlin, Artist and Showman, Eisler, Benita
23 The Red Man's Bones - George Catlin, Artist and Showman
Eisler, Benita
New York W. W. Norton 2013 0393066169 / 9780393066166 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean bright unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean light brown boards with dark brown spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with color plates. 468 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023972

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Impressionist Garden: Ideas and Inspiration from the Paintings and Gardens of the Impressionists, Fell, Derek
24 The Impressionist Garden: Ideas and Inspiration from the Paintings and Gardens of the Impressionists
Fell, Derek
New York Clarkson Potter /Carol Southern Books 1994 0517598515 / 9780517598511 Stated First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition (and first printing, with full number line) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded green boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Book size approx. 10" x 9-1/2". Gorgeous full color photographs and paintings throughout, planting diagrams. Very clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (35.00/46.00 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025230

Price: 20.00 USD
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25 The Art of Pastel Painting
Flattmann, Alan
New York Watson-Guptill 1987 0-8230-0274-8 / 9780823002740 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean light blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, just a hint of fading at extreme edges. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean and bright. No writing or marks except for blind-stamped circular seal of private owner's library on front and rear free endpaper. 143 pgs. Beautifully illustrated in color. Dustjacket is bright and crisp, has hint of soiling on rear panel, has not been price clipped, and is unchipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/2" x 11-1/4". Art. 005155

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Ancient World, Garbini, Giovanni
26 The Ancient World
Garbini, Giovanni
New York - Toronto McGraw Hill 1966 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black clothboards with gold lettering on front and spine. Gold celestial illustration on front. Binding is tight and square. Front top board edge very slightly bumped. Clean endpapers illustrated with Ancient Middle Eastern map. Pages and edges are clean and bright with no writing or marks. 200 illustrations, 102 in full color. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped and has a few small closed edge tears, small 1/4 inch chip at base corner of spine. 176 pgs. with index. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/2 x 11-1/2". Art History. 014220

Price: 15.00 USD
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Noa Noa, Gauguin, Paul
27 Noa Noa
Gauguin, Paul
New York Greenberg 1929 South Seas Edition Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Jacket 
South Seas Edition. Translated from the French by O. F. Theis. Brown paper covered boards with darker brown cloth spine, beige paper label on spine (unchipped). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (Christmas, 1929) on front free endpaper. Black and white illustrations. Nice cover piece from dust jacket laid in (has caused some brown shadowing to pages 10 & 11 where it rested. 148 pages. 023980

Price: 10.00 USD
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28 The Long Way Home: A Song of France
Geyer, Harold C.
New York Richard R. Smith, Inc. 1949 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Clean blue cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Hint of superficial corner wear, no fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Dustjacket is clean, not price clipped, but has edge chipping and closed tears at folds. A dream-like novel about living in France, with beautiful etchings throughout by the author. Oblong 10" x13". France. 010918

Price: 25.00 USD
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29 Trumpets from Montparnasse
Gibbings, Robert
New York E. P. Dutton 1955 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Clean blue cloth boards with small gold illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with eight color plates and forty wood engraving by the author. 201 pgs. Dustjacket is clean but has name on front inside flap in ink, closed edge tears, slight wear at folds. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Art. 010240

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Social Ladder, Gibson, C. D.
30 The Social Ladder
Gibson, C. D.
New York / London R. H. Russell / John Lane 1902 First Thus Hardcover Very Good minus No Dust jacket Charles Dana Gibson, Illustrator 
Large format book (11-1/2" x 17-1/2" oblong), with beige paper-covered bevelled boards and white cloth spine. Large Gibson Girl illustration on cover with black lettering. Light soiling/age toning to covers. Chipping to edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with gilt top edges, clean endpapers. No previous owner markings. Large and beautiful drawings by Charles Dana Gibson throughout, each one immaculately clean and bright, on glossy paper. One closed tear to bottom edge of title page (approx. 2"). Unpaginated. 022330

Price: 95.00 USD
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Michelangelo (Color Slide Program of the Great Master), Gilbert, Creighton
31 Michelangelo (Color Slide Program of the Great Master)
Gilbert, Creighton
New York - Toronto - London - Sydney McGraw Hill 1967 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Illustrated 
Clean tan boards with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Michelangelo illustrated sketch of man on front cover. Binding is tight and square. 20 beautiful color slides in excellent condition + 48 pgs. of text and illustrations. Pages are very clean, crisp and bright; no writing or marks. 10 x 11". Art. 014634

Price: 20.00 USD
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Forms and Substances in the Arts (French Literature Series (Normal, Ill.).), Gilson, Etienne
32 Forms and Substances in the Arts (French Literature Series (Normal, Ill.).)
Gilson, Etienne
Dalkey Archive Press 2001 1564782549 / 9781564782540 First Thus Paperback 
First paperback edition in as new condition. Very clean & tight, no wear, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 282 pp. with index. 020187

Price: 10.00 USD
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The Art of Colonial America, Glubok, Shirley
33 The Art of Colonial America
Glubok, Shirley
London The MacMillan Co. 1970 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Illustrated 
Clean, illustrated boards with black and white lettering on spine, black and red lettering on front cover. Very slightest hint of surface wear to bottom edges. Binding is tight and square. Pages are clean, crisp and bright; no writing or marks. 48 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, one 3/4" chip to top left corner of rear panel near flap fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Miss Glubok presents the rich artistic heritage - distinctively American - that developed from roots in England, Holland, Germany and France. Great for young readers. 10" x 10". Art. 014747

Price: 15.00 USD
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34 Photo-Graphic Vision
Glyck, Zvonko
Philadelphia Chilton Books 1965 Cloth Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with illustrated cover (woman's portrait in black & white). Very little wear to this book. Binding is tight & square, no names, writing or bookplates inside. 163+ pgs. with many illustrations. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, has light corner & edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Photography. WARD01200

Price: 12.00 USD
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35 Sketch Me, Berta Hummel!
Gonsalva, Sister M.
St. Meinrad, Indiana Grail Publications 1951 First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 94 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of the artist-nun whose love of children and their innocence will forever be remembered as long as there are Hummel cards and figurines. Illustrated with photographs and works of the artist Berta Hummel. 012228

Price: 20.00 USD
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36 A History of Art for Classes, Art-Students, and Tourists in Europe
Goodyear, William Henry
New York A. S. Barnes & Co. 1896 Sixteenth Edition, revised and Enlarged Hard Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with gilt lettering and laurels on front board, gilt lettering on spine. Beveled edges. No wear or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing, bookplates or marks. 394 pgs. with index. Illustrated throughout with black & white plates. 8vo. Art. 007359

Price: 20.00 USD
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West Lake (China Photographic Books), Guanxi, Yu  (Preface)
37 West Lake (China Photographic Books)
Guanxi, Yu (Preface)
Hangzhou, China Zhejiang People's Fine Arts Publishing House 1984 Stated First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Beautiful full color landscape photographs bound in stiff white paper wrappers with a dustjacket. Size: 9" x10". Clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Pages and edges are clean. 123 pages. No wear to book or wrappers; binding is tight. Dust jacket has two short closed tears (1/3" or less), a few small surface scratches. 021787

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Illustrated Letter, Hamilton, Charles
38 The Illustrated Letter
Hamilton, Charles
New York Universe Books 1987 0876636644 / 9780876636640 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean original dust jacket. Light tan boards ( a few faint spots to cover) with clean rust brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 157 pages. Illustrated in color and black and white. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, has a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An extraordinary collection of correspondence of celebrated artists and writers with embellishments (sketches and drawings worked into their letters as they wrote). Beautiful reproductions of illustrated letters and postcards, notes from famous people. 021493

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Collected Drawings of Aubrey Beardsley, Harris, Bruce S. (editor)
39 The Collected Drawings of Aubrey Beardsley
Harris, Bruce S. (editor)
New York Crescent Books 1967 Later printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Clean book in original dust jacket. Gray boards decorated with black peacock design, clean white cloth spine with black lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. With an Appreciation by Arthur Symons. 212 pages with list of drawings by Aubrey Beardsley at rear of book. Beautifully illustrated in black and white with Beardsley's drawings. Jacket has hint of age-toning, very light soiling, small chips at top spine edge, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021532

Price: 20.00 USD
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Indian Scout - Western Painter - Captain Charles L. von Berg, Heerwagen, Paul K.
40 Indian Scout - Western Painter - Captain Charles L. von Berg
Heerwagen, Paul K.
Little Rock, Arkansas Pioneer Press 1969 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Very Good++ Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by author, in original unclipped jacket. Very clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Signed by author on front fixed endpaper: "Paul K. Heerwagen." No other marks or writing. Printed on excellent quality glossy paper. Illustrated with black and white plates. 119 pages. Dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (2.95 on front inside flap), clean and bright, very faint foxing to rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022850

Price: 20.00 USD
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