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41 Sketch Me, Berta Hummel!
Gonsalva, Sister M.
St. Meinrad, Indiana Grail Publications 1951 First 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

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42 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

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Grandma Moses - My Life's History, Grandma Moses
43 Grandma Moses - My Life's History
Grandma Moses
New York Harper & Brothers 1952 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean brown boards with black cloth spine, black lettering on cover, gold lettering on spine. Tiny spot of wear to one lower corner tip. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean. Blank endpapers (slight browning from manufacturer's glue to endpapers). Beautifully signed by the author on half-title page "Grandma Moses." Illustrated with photographs, plus sixteen Grandma Moses paintings in full color at rear of book. 140 pages of text, plus eight pages of reproduced Grandma Moses letters, sixteen full color reproductions of Grandma Moses paintings. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027318

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West Lake (China Photographic Books), Guanxi, Yu  (Preface)
44 West Lake (China Photographic Books)
Guanxi, Yu (Preface)
Hangzhou, China Zhejiang People's Fine Arts Publishing House 1984 First 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

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Restoring & Collecting Antique Beaded Purses, Haertig, Evelyn
45 Restoring & Collecting Antique Beaded Purses
Haertig, Evelyn
Carmel, California Gallery Graphics Press 2000 0943294029 / 9780943294025 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition in clean unchipped dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. Very clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no previous owner names or markings. Signed "Evelyn Haertig - 2001" on title page. Beautifully illustrated with full color photographs throughout. Book is printed on high quality, glossy paper. 210 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author Evelyn Haertig has been dealing with antiques for more than forty years and is the internationally-recognized authority on this subject. 027836

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The Illustrated Letter, Hamilton, Charles
46 The Illustrated Letter
Hamilton, Charles
New York Universe Books 1987 0876636644 / 9780876636640 First 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

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The Collected Drawings of Aubrey Beardsley, Harris, Bruce S. (editor)
47 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

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Indian Scout - Western Painter - Captain Charles L. von Berg, Heerwagen, Paul K.
48 Indian Scout - Western Painter - Captain Charles L. von Berg
Heerwagen, Paul K.
Little Rock, Arkansas Pioneer Press 1969 First 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

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Send Something Beautiful, Hogarth, Emily
49 Send Something Beautiful
Hogarth, Emily
Quintet Publishing 2014 1600584470 / 9781600584473 First Paperback Fine 
Very clean, new softcover book with color illustrated cover, French flaps - approximate size: 7-1/2" x 10". No creasing or wear, binding is tight, pages are clean and bright with no marks. Beautifully illustrated book showing you how to fold, pull, print, cut and turn paper into collectible keepsakes and memorable mail. 25 projects from paper-cut cards to mobiles and invitations. 144 pages. 025842

Price: 12.00 USD
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50 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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51 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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Barcelona, Hughes, Robert
52 Barcelona
Hughes, Robert
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1992 0394580273 / 9780394580272 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with gold author intials on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 585 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A masterful work which brings to life one of the world's most fabled cities. 026666

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Imaginative Still Life, Huntly, Moira
53 Imaginative Still Life
Huntly, Moira
Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. 1983 0-442-23849-5 / 9780442238490 First 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.
54 The Madonna in Art
Hurll, Estelle M.
Boston L. C. Page & Co. 1897 First 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

Price: 10.00 USD
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River of Mirrors: The Fantastic Art of Judson Huss, Huss, Judson
55 River of Mirrors: The Fantastic Art of Judson Huss
Huss, Judson
Beverly Hills, California Morpheus International 1996 1883398177 / 9781883398170 First Hardcover Fine Judson Huss 
Stated First Edition, September 1996; numbered Limited Edition, this being number 20 of 150. SIGNED on half title page by Judson Huss, additionally with his small red monogram stamped on the same page. In original slipcase in excellent condition. Laid in is a certificate with gold seal from the Morpheus Gallery attesting to the original purchase, the numbered limited edition being hand-signed by the artist and date of purchase. Also laid in is a beautiful suitable-for-framing numbered print also signed by Huss in perfect condition. Book and slipcase size is approx. 10" x 12". Bound in dark blue leather boards with gold lettering on cover and spine, lovely color illustration on cover by Huss. As new condition, no fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are all clean and bright. Gorgeous full-color reproductions of the artist's work throughout. 94 pages. In red cloth slipcase (unworn). 027488

Price: 200.00 USD
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International Library of Technology - Elements of Pen-and-Ink Rendering, Rendering with Pen and Brush, Elements of Water-Color Rendering, Rendering in Water Color, Drawing from Nature, Drawing from Cast, Elements of Figure Drawing, Drawing from the Figure, International Textbook Company
56 International Library of Technology - Elements of Pen-and-Ink Rendering, Rendering with Pen and Brush, Elements of Water-Color Rendering, Rendering in Water Color, Drawing from Nature, Drawing from Cast, Elements of Figure Drawing, Drawing from the Figure
International Textbook Company
International Textbook Company 1905 Hardcover Very Good 
Lovely solid book, three-quarter leather binding. Clean green cloth boards with leather spine and corners, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean. Beautiful marbled endpapers. Red text block page edges. Awesome illustrations throughout in full color and black and white. Huge amount of well-organized information to assist the artist. In removable mylar protective cover. "From a series of texbooks for persons engaged in the engineering professions and trades or for those who desire information concerning them. Fully illustrated and containing numerous practical examples and their solutions." NOTE: We have other titles/subjects available from this series - if interested please inquire. 027308

Price: 100.00 USD
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International Library of Technology - Plant Analysis, Distemper Color, Bookcover Designing, Carpet Designing, Oilcloth and Linoleum Designing, Wallpaper Designing, The American Vignola, Color Harmony, International Textbook Company
57 International Library of Technology - Plant Analysis, Distemper Color, Bookcover Designing, Carpet Designing, Oilcloth and Linoleum Designing, Wallpaper Designing, The American Vignola, Color Harmony
International Textbook Company
International Textbook Company 1905 Hardcover Very Good 
Lovely solid book, three-quarter leather binding. Clean green cloth boards with leather spine and corners, gold lettering on spine. Chipping to leather at top spine edge, wear to two corner tips. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean. Beautiful marbled endpapers. Illustrated with drawings, awesome full color photographs. Covers an amazing amount of information in detail. In removable protective mylar. "From a series of texbooks for persons engaged in the engineering professions and trades or for those who desire information concerning them. Fully illustrated and containing numerous practical examples and their solutions." NOTE: We have other titles/subjects available from this series - if interested please inquire. 027307

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International Library of Technology - Sign and Banner Making, Practical Design and Ornament, International Textbook Company
58 International Library of Technology - Sign and Banner Making, Practical Design and Ornament
International Textbook Company
International Textbook Company 1907 Hardcover Very Good 
Lovely solid book, three-quarter leather binding. Shallow chipping to leather at top spine edge; clean green cloth boards with leather spine and corners. Small spot of wear-through at two corner tips. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean. Beautiful marbled endpapers, red text block edges. Illustrated with color and black and white photographs, drawings. 239 pages + 4 pages of index. In removable protective mylar. "From a series of texbooks for persons engaged in the engineering professions and trades or for those who desire information concerning them. Fully illustrated and containing numerous practical examples and their solutions." NOTE: We have other titles/subjects from this series - please inquire if interested. 027306

Price: 75.00 USD
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Henry Walton - 19th Century American Artist - December 9, 1968 - January 4, 1969, Ithaca College Museum of Art
59 Henry Walton - 19th Century American Artist - December 9, 1968 - January 4, 1969
Ithaca College Museum of Art
Ithaca, NY Ithaca College Museum of Art 1968 First Paperback Fine Henry Walton 
Catalog from the first major exhibit of Walton's works which opened at Ithaca College's Museum of Art on December 9, 1968. Very clean catalog with color illustrated cover (illustrated with Walton's "View of Addison") and a mylar cover bound over that (stapled binding). No fading, creasing or chipping. As new. 76 pages. An article about the show from the Ithaca Journal (Saturday, December 7, 1968) is laid in, along with a Geneological Chart showing the descendants of Cruger, the son of Henry Walton. No one knows what Henry Walton looked like, but, because of his artistry, we know a great deal about what Ithaca and many other area places looked like in the 1830's and 1840's before photography existed. 027611

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Household Elegancies - Suggestions in Household Art and Tasteful Home Decorations, Jones, Mrs. C.S. and Henry T. Williams
60 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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