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The Craft of Hand-Made Rugs, Hicks, Amy Mali
41 The Craft of Hand-Made Rugs
Hicks, Amy Mali
New York Empire State Book Company 1936 New Edition Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket 
New Edition - clean green cloth boards with blue lettering, blue and white rag rug decoration on cover, blue lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated. 250 pages with index. Includes information on dyes, braided rugs, knitted rugs, crocheted rugs, hooked rugs, needle-woven rugs, colonial rag rugs - with additional information on sencil making, candles, and Batik! 025186

Price: 20.00 USD
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42 The American Impressionists
Hoopes, Donelson F.
New York Watson-Guptill 1972 Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with gold stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of half-title page. 160 pgs. with index. Beautifully illustrated with color plates. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, has slight surface rubbing to rear panel, 1" closed tear at rear spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 10-1/4 x 11-1/4". Art. 010835

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43 The Hudson River and Its Painters
Howat, John K.
New York American Legacy Press 1972 0-517-422824 / 9780517422823 Later Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. 208 pgs. Illustrated with beautiful full-color plates, maps. 208 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Folio. Art. 010823

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Imaginative Still Life, Huntly, Moira
44 Imaginative Still Life
Huntly, Moira
Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. 1983 0-442-23849-5 / 9780442238490 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near FIne near fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Very clean green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 160 pgs. with index. Beautifully illustrated in color and black & white. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 009086

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Madonna in Art, Hurll, Estelle M.
45 The Madonna in Art
Hurll, Estelle M.
Boston L. C. Page & Co. 1897 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration and clean, unchipped paste-on illustration of white lily on black background. Tiny bit of fraying at spine ends. Gilt top edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with very light ex-library markings (blind-stamped circular impression on contents page, ink stamp to bottom page edges. Previous owner name neatly penned at top of title page. 31 illustrations (black & white plates). 008462

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Lessons on Decorative Design - An Elementary Text Book of Principles and Practice, Jackson, Frank G.
46 Lessons on Decorative Design - An Elementary Text Book of Principles and Practice
Jackson, Frank G.
London Chapman & Hall 1900 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Very clean green cloth binding with black lettering and pretty gold decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight, no cracking. Slight bowing to boards. Clean black endpapers, with very tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 173 pages, profusely illustrated with fine examples of decorative design. A few small underlinings and marginal comments in pencil. 021329

Price: 50.00 USD
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Household Elegancies - Suggestions in Household Art and Tasteful Home Decorations, Jones, Mrs. C.S. and Henry T. Williams
47 Household Elegancies - Suggestions in Household Art and Tasteful Home Decorations
Jones, Mrs. C.S. and Henry T. Williams
New York Henry T. Williams 1877 Fourth Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust jacket 
Fourth Edition (stated). Blue-gray cloth boards with black lettering and decoration on cover, gilt lettering and decoration on spine. A few tiny spots of wear-through at top and bottom spine edges, surface rubbing to boards. Binding is tight & square; book is sturdy with clean chocolate brown endpapers. Previous owner name and date (1880) neatly penned on blank fly leaf. 300 pp. plus index and several pages of advertising. Beautifully illustrated in black and white. 019446

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From the Beginning: Archaeology and Art in the Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Katz, Karl; P.P. Kahane; Magen Broshi
48 From the Beginning: Archaeology and Art in the Israel Museum, Jerusalem
Katz, Karl; P.P. Kahane; Magen Broshi
New York Reynal & Co./William Morrow 1968 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Clean ivory cloth boards with gold decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square. Decorated endpapers. No names, bookplates or writing inside. Beautifully illustrated with color plates. 286 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Gift Quality 10" x 7-3/4". Archaeology. 004898

Price: 15.00 USD
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Rockwellkentiana: Few Words and Many Pictures, Kent, Rockwell
49 Rockwellkentiana: Few Words and Many Pictures
Kent, Rockwell
New York Harcourt Brace 1933 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Rockwell Kent, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original unclipped jacket. Very clean decorated cloth boards with white lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean pink top-stained upper page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.75 on front inside flap), slight edge wear, shallow chipping at top and bottom spine edges (max. 1/3"), very small chips to two corner tips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Illustrated with full page Rockwell Kent art from his drawings, woodcuts, lithographs, and paintings. Over 130 reproductions, including 90 full pages, one in full color. 021027

Price: 175.00 USD
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The Art of Nancy Ekholm Burkert, Larkin, David (Editor)
50 The Art of Nancy Ekholm Burkert
Larkin, David (Editor)
New York Harper & Row 1977 006023699X / 9780060236991 Stated First U.S. Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First U.S. Edition in clean dust jacket. Clean light beige cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Unpaginated. Beautifully illustrated with color and black and white art of Nancy Ekholm Burkert. Dust jacket is price clipped at top corner of front inside flap, has small chip and closed tear at upper left corner of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021535

Price: 25.00 USD
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How to Draw Sail & Sea, Leszczynski, Michal
51 How to Draw Sail & Sea
Leszczynski, Michal
London & New York The Studio 1946 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Michal Leszczynski, Illustrator 
Later printing (August, 1946) in original dust jacket. Clean red pebbled cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. Book size approx. 5-1/2" x 7". No fraying. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings by the author. 64 pages. Dust jacket has a few short closed tears, price clip at lower corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024921

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52 The Mountain Artisans Quilting Book
Lewis, Alfred Allan
New York MacMillan 1974 Fourth Printing Cloth Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean dark blue cloth boards with black spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. No names or writing inside. Well illustrated in color and black & white (over 300 illustrations). The techniques, patterns and designs of the famous West Virginia cooperative. Clean bright dustjacket has two tiny closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Crafts. WARD01512

Price: 10.00 USD
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Winslow Homer His Art, His Light, His Landscapes, Little, Carl
53 Winslow Homer His Art, His Light, His Landscapes
Little, Carl
Cobb, California First Glance Books 1997 1885440049 / 9781885440044 Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Winslow Homer 
Lovely large book (9-1/2" x 12") in clean beautiful unchipped jacket. Clean glossy illustrated boards with no bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean charcoal gray endpapers; no names, writing or marks. As new condition. Beautifully illustrated with full color images of Winslow Homer's work and accompanying narrative, printed on high quality glossy paper. List of paintings at rear of book. 176 pages. Clean bright dustjacket has no wear, no tears or chips. 022567

Price: 20.00 USD
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Couture - An Illustrated History of the Great Paris Designers and Their Creations, Lynam, Ruth
54 Couture - An Illustrated History of the Great Paris Designers and Their Creations
Lynam, Ruth
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1972 Stated First edition Hardcover Good Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards have some fading at top and bottom edges. Bright silver lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and drawings in black and white and full color. 256 pages with index. Dust jacket has creasing and closed tears, edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023857

Price: 20.00 USD
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Frank Lloyd Wright's House Beautiful, Maddex, Diane
55 Frank Lloyd Wright's House Beautiful
Maddex, Diane
New York Hearst Books 2000 0-688-16736-5 / 9780688167363 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Gift Quality. Very clean decorated boards with black lettering on white spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 176 pgs. with index. Illustrated with beautiful full color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. As new book, collectible quality. Breathtakingly beautiful photographs of Frank Lloyd Wright homes, inside and out, with accompanying descriptions. 9-1/2" x 11-1/2". Architecture. 013692

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Tale of the Shining Princess, Matsubara, Hisako
56 The Tale of the Shining Princess
Matsubara, Hisako
Tokyo, Japan Kodansha International Ltd. 1966 Stated First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Naoko Matsubara, Illustrator 
Stated First Edition, with publisher's original paper wrap-around band, in original slipcase. Clean orange textured fine paper covered boards with gold decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. Gorgeous decorated endpapers containing real pressed leaves. Featuring the unusual and fascinating woodblock-print artistry of Naoko Matsubara, one of Japan's most gifted artists. Prints are in both color and black and white. A treasure in terms of its importance to Japanese literature, the story is said to have been Japan's first prose fiction, an anonymous work dating back to the ninth century. 023129

Price: 45.00 USD
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Reflections of The Sepik, McKie, Ron and Georgie
57 Reflections of The Sepik
McKie, Ron and Georgie
Bathurst, Australia Crawford House Press 1993 1863330933 / 9781863330930 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by both authors. In clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean green endpapers. Signed on title page: "Best wishes, Dan - Georgie McKie - Ron McKie." Illustrated with beautiful full color photographs and color map of the Sepik Provinces of Papula New Guinea. 145 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A pictorial coverage of what is the most interesting and important traditional art region of Papua New Guinea. The Sepik River dominates every aspect of life, from the mountainous Upper Sepik to the sago swamps of the Lower Sepik, the people and their lifestyle, ritual and art are fashioned by the river's dominating influence. 024031

Price: 35.00 USD
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58 The Poster: Its History and Its Art
Metzl, Ervine
New York Watson-Guptill 1963 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean red cloth boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 183 pgs. Illustrated with color & black and white plates. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edgewear, two small closed tears at top of spine, slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Folio. Art. 008189

Price: 25.00 USD
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Cyclops - Aim for the Eye, miscellaneous (with introduction by Mario Cholette)
59 Cyclops - Aim for the Eye
miscellaneous (with introduction by Mario Cholette)
Montreal Conundrum Press 2003 0-9689496-8-1 / 9780968949689 Stated First edition softcover Near Fine 
Very clean bright softcover book with French flaps. No curling, fading or creasing. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 224 pgs. Stated First Edition of 1500 copies. A collection of graphic novels and contemporary Canadian narrative art. 017542

Price: 25.00 USD
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The Many Ways of Seeing - An Introduction to the Pleasures of Art, Moore, Janet Gaylord
60 The Many Ways of Seeing - An Introduction to the Pleasures of Art
Moore, Janet Gaylord
Cleveland / New York World Publishing 1968 First American Edition, First printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Signed
First American Edition, first printing (full number line on last page) SIGNED by the author, in original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Signed by author on front free endpaper: "Janet Gaylord Moore". 143 pages. Clean dust jacket has small price clip at top corner of front inside flap, small chip at base of spine corner, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024001

Price: 100.00 USD
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