Books on Art and Photography
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  • Art in the United States Capitol.  Washington, DC: U.S. Gov. Printing Office, 1976. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in cloth covered boards with signs of light foxing on the boards and with a gift inscription on the front end paper. Without a dust jacket. 453 pages containing an index, text, illustrations and photographs of the nation's works of art.
    TB10250  $8.00



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    Allan, Tony:  Americans in Paris.  Chicago: Contemporary Books, Inc., (1977). First Edition, Review Copy. Fine in charcoal gray cloth covered boards with silver colored text stamping on the spine. A quarto of 11 1/2 by 8 1/2 inches. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. A review copy with the publisher's materials laid-in to include a reproduced photograph of "American Doughbooys, near the Arc de Triomphe, on a furlough from the front." "An Illustrated Account of the Twenties and Thirties". 208 pages of black and white photographs and including an index.
    TB29420  $30.00



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    Allen, Douglas:  N. C. Wyeth.  New York: Bonanza Books, 1972. Reprint by Bonanza. Fine in red cloth covered boards with bold gilt text stamping on the spine. In a fine unclipped dust jacket. Co-authored with Douglas Allen, Jr. with a forward by Paul Horgan. 335 pages with index.
    TB24817  $40.00



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    Allen, Douglas, and Douglas Allen, Jr:  N. C. Wyeth The Collected paintings, Illustrations, and Murals.  New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1972. First Edition. Fine in heavy blue cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine. A quarto of 11 7/8 by 9 inches. In a very near fine, price clipped dust jacket.with a small nick to the upper fore corner of the rear panel over the tip of the rear board and with what may be a small red paint mark of rougly a 1/4 inch at the top of the front panel. With a forword by Paul Horgan and an introduction by Richard Layton. 335 pages with an index and a bibliographic index, text and over 300 color and black and white illustrations through-out. A go-to reference source for the art work of N. C. Wyeth.
    TB31611  $100.00



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    Alvord, Clarence Walworth and Lee Bidgood:  The First Exploration of the Trans-Allegheny Region by the Virginians 1650-1674.  Cleveland, Ohio: Arthur H. Clark Company, 1912. First Edition. Fine in red cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine and a gilt top edge to the text block. A small quarto of 9 3/8 by 6 1/4 inches with no prior ownership markings of any kind. Without a dust jacket. One of only 1,010 copies printed. A collection of first person, exploration accounts providing "A history of early western explorations beyond the Alleghenies, in the Ohio Valley, and extending as far south as Florida." (Clark & Brunet) 275 pages including an index, bibliography and text. Illustrated with a color frontispiece map and facsimiles of maps and title pages of documents. Considered by Howes to be "quite scarce". (Clark & Brunet, 5; Howes A194)
    TB29686  $250.00



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    Anderson, Jeffrey W. and Helen A. Harrison:  En Plein Air The Art Colonies at East Hampton and Old Lyme, 1880-1930.  Old Lyme, Conn. and East Hampton, NY: Florence Griswodl Museum and Guild Hall Museum, (1989). First Edition. Fine in heavy, printed paper wraps over an adhesive binding. An oblong octavo of 8 1/2 by 10 1/2 inches. Without a dust jacket as issued. One of only 1,000 copies printed. 72 pages of text and illustrations in black and whtie and in color.
    TB31860  $20.00




  • Ashe, Geoffrey:  King Arthur's Avalon.  New York: E. P. Dutton, 1958. First Edition, First printing. Very near fine in burnt orange cloth covered boards with silver colored text on the spine which is very modestly rolled and the top edge of the text block is slightly dust stained. In a very good- unclipped dust jacket with a 1/2" wide by 1/2" deep chip at the upper fore corner of the spine area and with rubbing and wear to the lower edge of the spine area and to the fore corners of the front panel. 384 pages including an index, bibliography, appendices and text. The author pieces together the history of Glastonbury and reveals its importance as the Dark Age meeting-place between Saxon and Celt.
    TB00614  $15.00



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    Associated American Artists:  Rockwell Kent Prints and Drawings 1904-1962.  New York: Associated American Artists, 1987. . Fine in heavy, printed paper wraps over a double stapled binding. An octavo measuring 9 by 6 inches with a prior owner's bookplate on the verso of the front panel. Without a dust jacket. Unpaginated, but containing 16 pages listing 104 paintings and prints with prices and a time-line of Kent's life.
    TB28844  $20.00



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    Bacon, Alice Mable:  In The Land Of The Gods.  Boston: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1905. First Edition. Near fine in dark blue cloth covered boards with slightly faded gilt text on the spine and gilt text and green, white and red floral decoration in an oriental style on the front board. The top edge of the text block is gilt. A 12mo of 7 3/8 by 5 inches with just a touch of rubbing to the cloth at the head of the spine and with mild foxing to the front and rear end sheets. The contents are without damage or markings. 273 pages of text. The title page is printed in red and black. The artist of the cover art is not identified, but it is reminiscent of the art nouveau style.
    TB32273  $45.00



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    Bewick, Thomas:  Memoir Of Thomas Bewick Written By Himself 1822-1828.  London: John Lane The Bodley Head Limited, (1924). First Edition. Near fine in full tan calf covered leather boards with five raised bands on the spine with gilt tool work and a gilt on black leather title block in the compartments and with gilt double borders on the boards. All edges of the text block are gilt, the leather turn-ins are decorated with gilt floral dentelles and the end sheets are marbled paper. An octavo of 8 3/4 by 6 inches with the front hinge beginning to separate and the front joint showing mild rubbing and wear. With occasional small spots of foxing to the preliminaries and end pages. Overall a beautifully bound volume. The binding was done by Bayntun of Bath, England. 274 pages of text including 26 pages of woodcuts from Bewick's Quadrupeds and Birds. Illustrated with a frontispiece of Bewick and 60 vignettes by Bewick. A spectacular leather binding with no prior ownership markings of any kind.
    TB31496  $250.00



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    Blanchard, Laman (Editor):  George Cruikshank's Omnibus.  London: Tilt and Bogue, 1842. First Edition, First printing. Very good+ in full polished tan calf covered boards by Riviere with five raised bands on the spine with gilt tool work with a gilt on black leather label in the compartments, gilt borders on the boards, gilt inside dentelles over dark blue paper end sheets. The top edge of the text block is gilt. The leather joints are worn and cracked but the hinges are tight and strong. The leather at the upper tips of the boards is worn through and there is a tiny 1/16" chip to the leather at the foot of the spine; and, there is an early prior owner's book plate on the front paste down. A small quarto measuring 9 1/8" tall by 5 1/2" deep containing 300 pages of text. Illustrated with twenty-two steel engraved plates and 78 wood engravings. Originally issued in wraps in nine individual parts. George Cruikshank (1792-1878), whose career spanned 60 years, was an English illustrator and caricaturist who was best known for his satirical portraits of English society and culture as well as being the illustrator for Charles Dickens' books: Sketches By Boz and Oliver Twist.
    TB22867  $250.00



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    Bohn, Dave, and Rodolfo Petschek:  Kinsey Photographer A Half Century of Negatives by Darius and Tabatha May Kinsey / Volume Three The Locomotive Portraits.  New York: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, 1995. First Edition, First printing. Fine in brown paper covered boards with silver colored text stamping on the spine and on the front board with only hints of rubbing to the lower edges of the boards. In a fine unclipped dust jacket. Locomotive essays by John T. Labbe. Coordination and oral history by mary Millman, technical assistance by the Whatcom Musuem of History and Art, Bellingham, Washington. 143 pages of text and wonderfully detailed black and white photographs.
    TB19856  $65.00




  • Brown, Mark H. and W. R. Felton:  The Frontier Years L. A. Huffman, Photographer of the Plains.  New York: Henry Hold and Company, 1955. First Edition. Very good+ in black cloth covered boards with red text on the front board and red and black text on the spine with decorated map end papers. The head and heel of the spine show only hints of rubbing. In a very good- dust jacket with the original $10.00 price intact but with a number of closed tears around the edges of the panels and a 3/4" deep chip at the upper edge of the spine area. 272 pages including an index, text and illustrated with 125 photographs of people and scenes throughout Montana when it was a territory. Coupled with these photographs (culled from over 1,200 negatives by the editors) are Huffman's notes on each taken from his letters, diaries and sketches of the scene. Ramon Adams in his bibliography: Six-Guns and Saddle Leather notes that this book has new material on Jane Calaminty and Big Nose George Parrott. (Adams - Six Guns, 301; Herd, 346)
    TB16533  $85.00



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    Bruni, Stephen T. Betsy James Wyeth, Theodore F. Wolff and Christopher Crosman:  Wondrous Strange The Wyeth Tradition.  Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1998). First Edition, First Printing. Fine in bright red cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine. A small quarto of 11 by 9 3/4 inches with small closed tears of 1/4" at the upper edges of pages 127. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket showing an original sale price of $45.00. 167 pages including a listing of color plates by Howard Pyle, N. C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth and James Wyeth. A very clean, tight and handsome copy with no prior ownership markings of any kind.
    TB29556  $35.00




  • Burnett, David:  Cineplex Odeon The First Ten Years.  Toronto: Cineplex Odeon Corp., 1989. First Edition, First printing. Fine in black cloth covered boards with very minor fading at the upper edge of the front board. In a fine dust jacket. "A celebration of Contemporaty Canadian Art." 128 pages including an index, text with full color plates and photographs.
    TB13138  $8.00



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    Carroll, Lewis:  Lewis Carroll's Alice Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There.  Berkeley: University of California Press, (1983). First Edition, First Printing. Fine in 1/4 royal blue buckram and light blue paper covered boards with metallic blue text stamping on the spine. A folio measuring 13 3/8 by 8 3/8 inches. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. This is first trade edition of "The Pennyroyal Edition'" as designed and illustrated by Barry Moser. 167 pages of text with illustrations throughout by Barry Moser.
    TB29244  $175.00




  • Chatterton, E. Keble:  Old Sea Paintings The Story of Maritime Art as depicted by the Great Masters.  London: John Lane the Bodley Head Limited, 1928. First Edition, First printing. Good in dark blue cloth covered boards with gilt text and decorations on the spine and front board. The cloth at the head and heel of the spine is heavily rubbed and worn as well as the tips of the boards and there is a 1/4" by 1/4" deep chip to the cloth at the fore edge of the front board. The front hinge is starting and the preliminaries are lightly foxed. Without its issued dust jacket. 179 pages including an index followed by four pages of ads by the publisher. "With fifteen illustrations in colour and ninety-five in black and white mainly from the Macpherson Collection."
    TB22507  $30.00



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    Cooke, Philip St. Geprge William Henry Chase Whiting and Francois Xavier Aubry:  Exploring Southwestern Trails 1846-1854.  Glendale, Calif.: Arthur H. Clark Company, 1938. First Edition, First Printing. Near fine in dark red cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine with the top edge of the text block gilt. A small quarto of 9 1/4 by 6 3/8 inches. Without a dust jacket and most likely did not have one. Volume VII of The Southwest Historical Series edited by Ralph P. Bieber. 383 pages of text followed by a fold-out map of the Southwestern United States showing the route of the authors on their expedition. (Clark/Brunet, p78,21 (VII) Only 1,067 copies printed.
    TB32422  $150.00




  • Corn, Wanda A.:  The Art of Andrew Wyeth.  Boston: New York Graphic Soc, 1973. First Edition, First printing. Fine in tan linen covered boards with copper colored text stamping on the spine. In a very good+ dust jacket with a 1/4" closed tear on the front panel and several short closed tears to the spine ends. An oblong small 4to with 176 pages with index, text and many plates and illustrations by Wyeth.
    TB07045  $25.00



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    Cubbison, Douglas R.:  The Artillery Never Gained More Honour: The British Artillery in the 1776 Valcour Island and 1777 Saratoga Campaigns.  Fleischmanns, New York: Purple Mountain Press, (2007). First Edition, First Printing. Fine in heavy, printed paper wraps over an adhesive binding. A small quarto of 10 7/8 by 8 1/2 inches. Without a dust jacket as issued. 198 pages including an index, bibliography, chapter notes and text. Illustrated throughout with images from black and white photographs, maps, reproductions of earlier works of art, and line drawings.
    TB32764  $75.00



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    Davis, Paul Preston:  Howard Pyle His Life - His Work.  New Castle, Del.: Oak Knoll Press, 2004. First Edition, First Printing. Both volumes of this two volume set are in fine condition in burgundy cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spines. Each is a quarto of 12 by 9 inches. Both are in fine dust jackets without price clipped flap corners (no prices anyway). Volume I contains 400 pages of text and is illustrated with a frontispiece portrait from a photograph of Pyle. Volume II contains pages 401 to 872 and is illustrated throughout with small images of Pyle's huge collection of over 3,300 works of art. The title continues with: "A Comprehensive Bibliography and Pictorial Record of Howard Pyle: Illustrator, Author, Teacher. Father of American Illustration America's Foremost Illustrator." The preface is by Stephen T. Bruni, Executive Director, Delaware Art Museum and there is a foreword by Howard Pyle Brokaw.
    TB30927  $160.00



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    Dickens, Charles:  Life And Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby.  Philadlphia: Lea & Blanchard, 1841. . Very good+ in gray-green cloth covered boards with gilt text on the front board. An octavo measuring 8 1/4" by 5 1/2" with tanning to the cloth on the spine and around the edges of the boards with a prior owner's book plate on the front paste down and with the last three pages of the text showing a faint water mark at the upper margins with no impact on the illustrations. Without a dust jacket. Unpaginated. The volume is a collection of the illustrated plates by "Phiz" collected from Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby and redrawn by Yeager. 39 engraved plates (separated with tissue guards) including the frontispiece portrait of Dickens of 40 listed in the contents. Printed by T. K. and P. G. Collins and stereotyped by J. Fagan. (Gimbel, A43
    TB26297  $125.00




  • Dockstader, Frederick J.:  Indian Art in America The Arts and Crafts of the North American Indian.  New York: Promontory Press, 1972. . Near fine in yellow paper covered boards with gray stamping on the spine and front board. There is a prior owner's book plate on the first free end paper. In a very good+ dust jacket with the original price intact on the front flap but with light wear and rubbing to the upper edge of the front and rear panels. 224 pages including a bibliography and illustrated throughout with 180 black and white photographs and with 69 color plates.
    TB16823  $10.00



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    Dunne, Cominick:  The Way We Lived Then Recollections of a Well-Known Name Dropper.  New York: Crown Publisher, (1999). First Edition, First printing. Fine in gold and black paper covered boards with white and black text on the spine. With a prior owner's book plate on the fly title page. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. 218 pages including an index. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs of many celebrities.
    TB25688  $65.00



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    Finch, Christopher:  The Art of Walt Disney.  New York: Harry Abrams, 1973. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in white cloth covered boards with Mickey Mouse cutout on the front board and a fold-out title page. On the first free end paper a prior owner has written the date of "12/24/73" in ink; else fine. In a very good- glassine dust jacket with a 2" chip at lower edge of the spine area, a 1" chip on the rear panel and the upper edge of the spine area is creased. There is also a long horizontal closed tear to the front panel two inches up from its lower edge. This is the prized first edition with a raised image of Mickey Mouse on the front cover. To protect the book and its glassine jacket it has been housed in a heavyduty, cardboard slipcase. A folio format measuring 13 1/4 by 10 3/8 inches containing 458 pages. Due to the large size of this volume our standard shipping charges can not apply. Please inquire for exact shipping costs.
    TB03233  $75.00



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    Gambee, Robert:  Nantucket Island.  New York: Hastings House, 1973. . Very good+ in stiff, heavy printed paper wraps over an adhesive binding. A small quarto measuring 10 1/2" by 9" with a prior owner's address label on the first free end page and with light soiling to the panels with slight curling at the corners. Without a dust jacket as issued. Signed by the author on the first free end page. 176 pages of text and black and white photographic plates.
    TB23834  $10.00



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    Gilkerson, William:  American Whalers in the Western Arctic The Final Epoch Of The Great American Sailing Whaling Fleet (In Clam Shell Box).  Fairhaven, Mass.: Edward J. Lefkowicz, Inc., 1983. First Edition, Limited Edition. Fine in 1/4 blue niger leather and light gray buckram cloth with silver colored text stamped on the spine and on the front board. A folio of 15 1/4 by 19 inches. Without a dust jacket as issued, but contained within a clam shell box in dark blue, full, morocco leather covered boards with light wear and rubbing at the bottom edge of the boards and corners. One of a very limited number of copies with the morocco clam shell box. This copy is identified as number 130 and signed by the author/artist on the limitation page at the rear of the book. 48 pages of text and illustrated with line art and color lithographic plates followed by the limitation page. An exquisite copy with no prior ownership markings of any kind.
    TB32207  $650.00



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    Goodman, David Michael:  A Western Panorama 1849-1875 The Travels, Writings and Influence of J. Ross Browne on the Pacific Coast, and in Texas, Nevada, Arizona, and Baja California, as the first Mining Commissioner, and Minister to China..  Glendale: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1966. First Editon. Fine in red cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine. The brown paper dust jacket has caused minor offsetting to the end sheets. In a near fine unclipped, plain brown dust jacket. 328 pages including an index, a bibliography, appendix and text. Illustrated with maps (one of which folds-out) facsimile reproductions of original documents and steel engravings. Volume XIII in the Western Frontiersmen Series.
    TB20612  $50.00



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    Haftmann, Werner:  Marc Chagall.  New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., (1984). First Edition, First printing. Fine in light brown cloth covered boards with gilt text stamped on the spine and front board. A quarto measuring 12" by 9". In a fine, unclipped (no price anyway) dust jacket. 128 pages illustrated with 113 images 40 of which are full color plates.
    TB27691  $15.00



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    Hawthorne, Nathaniel:  The Marble Faun, or The Romance of Monte Beni.  Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1899. First Edition Thus. Both volumes of this complete set are in fine condition in their original bindings of white cloth with gilt text on the spines and with beautiful Art Nouveau designs on the boards. The top edges of the text blocks are gilt. Both volumes are 16mos of 6 5/8 by 4 1/2 inches and both are covered with their original, very good+ red, cloth dust jackets with the faint remnants of gilt titles stamped on the spine areas. Both volumes are contained within their original cloth covered slip case which is in very good condition with the original printed paper title missing. Volume I contains 253 pages of text and is illustrated with a frontispiece from an engraving of Hawthorne and 24 plates of reproductions of earlier works of art. Volume II contains 259 pages of text and is illustrated with a frontispiece and 22 plates from black and white photographs and reproductions of earlier works of art. The most striking element of this set is the decorations which appear on the boards by Sarah Wyman Whitman in the Art Nouveau style. As pointed out in Lowell Thing's book: Cover Treasure The Life and Art of Margaret Armstrong, this title is "One of Whitman's most famous cover designs and one of only eight covers that she signed with one of her two monograms." (Thing: Cover Treaure, p.35) These two volumes show a small gilt stamp on the lower edge of the rear boards.
    TB32410  $300.00



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    Hirschfeld, Al, and edited and with text by David Leopold:  The Hirschfeld Century Portrait Of An Artist And His Age.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2015. First Edition, First Printing. Fine in light gray paper covered boards with black text stamped on the spine. A small quarto of 10 1/4 by 9 3/16 inches. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. 320 pages including an index, chapter notes and text. Illustrated throughout with 360 line drawings of Hirschfeld's iconic cartoons, caricatures and lithographs. A perfect clean, bright and handsome copy with no prior ownership markings of any kind.
    TB29720  $50.00



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    Hoig, Stan:  The Western Odyssey of John Simpson Smith Frontiersman, Trapper, Trader. and Interpreter.  Glendale: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1974. First Edition, First printing. Fine in red cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine. A small quarto of 9 1/4 by 6 inches. In a fine plain brown paper dust jacket. The story of John Simpson Smith who was a frontiersman, trapper, trader, and intrepreter. One of only 1,613 copies produced. 254 pages containing an index, bibliography, text and 12 illustrations. The 15th volume in the Western Frontiersmen Series by Clark publishing.
    TB29521  $40.00



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    Hope, Anthony:  The Heart Of Princess Osra.  New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, c1896. Possible reprint. Near fine in green cloth covered boards with gilt and silver color text with red embellishments on the spine and with the same with added decorations on the front board. A 12mo of 7 3/8 by 5 inches with touches of rubbing to the cloth at the head and heel of the spine and with a prior owner's name in ink on the first free end page. Without a dust jacket. 301 pages of text. Illustrated with a frontispiece and 14 plates from work by H. C. Edwards. The artist of the cover art is not identified, but it is reminiscent of the art nouveau style.
    TB32274  $40.00



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    Hudson, Derek:  Arthur Rackham His Life and Work.  New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, c1960, 1974. Reprint of 1973. Fine in dark green cloth covered boards with a black title block with gilt text on the spine. A quarto of 11 by 8 1/2 inches with printed end sheets with a purple ink mark on the lower edge of the text block. (This is not a remainder mark.) In a very near fine, unclipped dust jacket with a 1/4 inch chip from the upper rear corner of the front panel at the fold to the spine area. 181 pages of text including a bibliography, appendices and a listing of "Books illustrated wholly by Arthur Rackham". Illustrated with a color, tipped on frontispiece of Rackham and 33 color tipped-on plates and numerous black and white illustrations throughout.
    TB32405  $25.00



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    Hughes, Therle:  Prints For The Collector British Prints from 1500 to 1900.  New York: Praeger Publishers, 1971. First Edition, First printing. Very good+ in royal blue cloth covered boards wilth gilt text stamping on the spine and on the front board. The cloth on the boards and spine is speckled with white spots producing on this blue background an effect similar to bright stars on a cloudless night. The top edge of the text block shows minor foxing. The contents are otherwise fine. In a very good+, unclipped dust jacket with wear and rubbing at the ends of the spine area and over the tips of the boards and with a 1" closed tear at the upper edge of the rear panel. 216 pages including an index, a glossary of engravers and text. Illustrated with four color plates and 48 black and white plates.
    TB22737  $20.00



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    Johnson, Alfred:  Ships and Shipping A Collection of Pictures Including Many American Vessels Painted by Antoine Roux and His Sons.  Salem, Mass.: Marine Research Society, 1925. First Edition. Near fine in red, ribbed cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine. A small quarto of 10 by 7 inches with the cloth at the head and heel of the spine lightly rubbed and worn and with two short closed tears to the heel of the spine. The contents are clean, tight and free of foxing and tanning and any prior ownership markings. In a very good+, unclipped (no price) dust jacket with a closed tear of one inch long over the front joint and with several small chips from the ends of the spine area and over the tips of the boards several of which have been repaired on the verso side with scotch tape. 270 pages including an index and 61 pages of text. Illustrated with 118 black and white plates. Introductory text by Louis Bres and reminiscences by Edouard Gaubert. Translated and annotated by Alfred Johnson. "A Dynasty of marine Painters Antoine Roux and His Sons." Originally published in Marseille in 1883. The original text in French is on the verso side of the pages of text while the corresponding English version is on the facing recto page. The ninth volume in the series of publications by the Marine Research Society.
    TB31637  $100.00



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    Johnson, Merle:  Howard Pyle's Book of Pirates.  New York: Harper & Brothers, c1921. Fourteenth Printing (L-E). Very good+ in 1/2 black cloth and paper covered boards with gilt text stampings on the spine and with an illustrated paper label on the front board. The gilt text on the spine is clear and bright, but there are what appear to be five narrow white paint stains on the backstrip. A quarto of 12 1 /8 by 9 inches with the paint stains noted above, with a gift inscription on the first free end page and several scratches on the paper label on the front board. Without its issued dust jacket. 247 pages of text and with 36 black and white and color plate illustrations by Howard Pyle together with numerous sketches within the text. Counting the frontispiece there are 12 color plates (two of which are small 3" x 5"). The subtitle reads: "Fiction, Fact & Fancy concerning the Buccaneers & Marooners of the Spanish Main: From the writing & Pictures of Howard Pyle: Compiled by Merle Johnson." A handsome copy in very collectable condition with all plates present and in very nice shape.
    TB32378  $80.00



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    Johnson, Robert:  The Art of Retouching Negatives and Finishing and Colouring Photographs and Practical Directions How to Finish and Colour Photographic Enlargements, etc..  London: Marion & Co., Ltd., 1922. Eleventh Edition. Very good+ in 1/4 light brown cloth and printed paper covered boards. An octavo measuring 8 1/2 by 6 inches with a small black ink dot at the upper edge of the front board and an inked "20" on the front paste down. Without a dust jacket. Revised and re-written by T. S. Bruce and Alfred Braithwaite. 90 pages followed by seven pages of ads. Illustrated with 9 plates, one of which is color.
    TB26565  $30.00



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    Kent, Rockwell:  Later Bookplates & Marks of Rockwell Kent.  New York: Pynson Printers, 1937. First Edition, Signed Limited Edition. Fine in orange cloth covered boards with two gilt starts and "RK" on the spine and the title and illustration of a fist on top of an open book on the front board all in gilt. A12mo of 7 by 5 inches with a prior owner's name neatly written at the top of the first free end page. In a very near fine dust jacket with a black stain (printer's ink?) on half of the rear fold to the rear panel (see photo) which did not bleed through to the rear board; and, with the limitation number handwritten at the base of the spine. One of only 1,250 signed and numbered copies printed with this copy numbered 889 and signed by Kent on the second to last page of the text. The prospectus for this printing of four doubled pages is laid-in at the front of this copy. 83 doubled pages followed by the limitation page. Illustrated throughout by 85 examples of bookplates and marks by Rockwell Kent printed in multiple colors. An eight page preface (v-xii) written by Kent precedes the illustrations.
    TB33204  $325.00




  • Kinsella, W. P.:  Two Spirits Soar.  Toronto: Stoddart Pub. Co., 1990. First Canadian Edt.. Fine, In a near fine dust jacket with a few wrinkles at the top edge. Kinsella's tribute to his friend and Canadian painter Allen Sapp.
    TB04307  $45.50




  • Kraulis, J. A.:  The Rocky Mountains Crest of a Continent.  New York: Facts on File Publications, 1986. First Edition, First printing. Very good+ in dark blue cloth covered boards with silver colored text stamping on the spine. Without a dust jacket. 200 pages including an appendix, text by John Gault and illustrated by beautiful full color photography by J. A. Kraulis.
    TB17783  $6.00



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    Lanes, Selma G.:  The Art of Maurice Sendak.  New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc. Publishers, (1980). First Edition, First Printing. Fine in printed cloth covered boards with no text on the spine or boards. An oblong small quarto of 10 5/8 by 11 3/8 inches with orange end sheets. The fly title page and the very last printed page shows very faint spots of foxing. The top edge of the text block shows four tiny spot of coffee (?) and minor dust staining. The clear, printed acetate dust jacket is in fine condition. Signed by Maurice Sendak on the title page without an inscription or date. 278 pages of text and illustrations by Sendak throughout including one pop-up plate and three folding plates. A beautiful copy with no prior ownership markings of any kind.
    TB33134  $300.00




  • Leighton, Clare:  Where Land Meets Sea The Tide Line of Cape Cod.  New York: Rinehart and Company, Inc., 1954. First Edition, First printing. Very good+ in tan cloth covered boards with light blue text on the spine which is somewhat tanned and the boards mottled with faint foxing. Missing its issued dust jacket. Signed by the author on the fly title page. A small quarto measuring 10 1/8" tall by 7 3/4" overall. 202 pages of text with over 34 woodblock illustrations by the author four of which are full page engravings.
    TB21043  $50.00



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    Lenning, Henry F.:  The Art Nouveau.  The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1951. First Edition. Near fine in off white buckram, cloth covered boards with brown text on the spine and a brown design on the front board. A small quarto measuring 10 1/2" by 7 1/2" with light foxing to the rear end sheets. With out a dust jacket. Signed, inscribed and dated "March, 1954" by the author on the fly title page. 143 pages including an index, bibliography, chapter notes and text. Illustrated with black and white photographs throughout.
    TB25986  $65.00



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    London, Hannah R.:  Portraits of Jews By Gilbert Stuart And Other Early American Artists.  Rutland, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1969. First Charles E. Tuttle Edition. Fine in bright red cloth covered boards with bold gilt text stamped on the spine. A small quarto measuring 10 1/4" by 7". In a fine dust jacket with the lower corner of the front flap clipped allowing the posting of a new price on a sticker. 197 pages including an index, text and illustrated with 58 black and white reproductions of the original works of art. Originally published in New York in 1927 by William Edwin Rudge.
    TB23700  $25.00



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    Long, William J.:  Fowls Of The Air.  Boston: Ginn & Company Publishers, c1901. Reprint of 1903. Near fine in its original dark green covered boards with elaborate gilt text and decorations on the spine and with the same on the front board. The top edge of the text block is gilt. A small octavo of 7 3/4 by 5 1/2 inches with a small amount of mouse nibbling on the fore edges of both boards and with the cloth on the spine tanned a light brown. 310 pages of text illustrated with a frontispiece and nine plates, vignettes and chapter headings by Charles Copeland. The cover art is by Theodore Brown Hapgood in an extremely gilt decorative art nouveau style
    TB32272  $45.00



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    Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth:  Evangeline A Tale of Acadie.  New York: E. P. Dutton, n.d. [1907]. Later Printing. . Very good+ in highly decorated light green cloth covered beveled boards with gilt text and green and red decorations on the spine and gilt text with floral designs in light green and red on the front board. Illustrated light green end sheets with gilt edges to the text block. A small 12mo measuring 7 1/4" by 5" with light wear and rubbing to the cloth at the upper edge of the boards and the lower tips of the same and with a prior owner's name and date of "May 30th, 1911" on the fly title page. In a fair, unclipped tanned dust jacket with 3/4" deep chips across the upper edge of the spine area extending into the front panel by two inches and with shallow chipping from the lower edge of the spine area. 160 pages of text with numerous black and white and color illustrations by Arthur A. Dixon (1872-1959) including a color frontispiece, color title page, twelve color plates and 40 small color illustrations. Per BAL, the number "1856" on the title page is not a date, but is a plate number. (BAL, 12839) A literary classic in highly collectible condition in an extremely, early and scarce dust jacket and a fine example of art deco binding.
    TB26374  $250.00



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    Loomis, Alfred F.:  Yachts Under Sail.  New York: William Morrow & Company, 1933. First Edition. Very good in off white buckram cloth covered boards with blue text on the spine and on the front board. A small quarto measuring 10" by 8" with mild soiling to the boards, tanning in the gutters and a prior owner's name on the first free end page. Without its issued dust jacket. Unpaginated pages of text and illustrated with black and white photographs throughout.
    TB25787  $30.00




  • Lucey, Donna M.:  Photographing Montana 1894-1928.  New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1990. First Edition, First Printing. Fine in light green cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine. An oblong small quarto measuring 10 by 10 3/8 inches. In a fine unclipped dust jacket. Sub-titled: The Life and Work of Evelyn Cameron. Very uncommon in first edition. 250 pages with index, text and with 170 black and white photographs.
    TB15966  $200.00




  • Mayor, A. Hyatt:  Popular Prints of the Americas.  New York: Crown Publishing, 1973. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in green cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine & front board with the lower edge of the boards lt. soiled. In a very good- dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap but with a number of closed tears around the edges of the panels which are also tanned at the edges. 183 pages including an index together with 195 illustrations 47 of which are in full color.
    TB13832  $21.00



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    McCracken, Harold:  Frederic Remington Artist of the Old West.  Philadelphia: J. B. Lioppincott Company, (1947). First Edition. Very good+ in black cloth covered boards with a gilt on red title block on the spine. A quarto of 12 by 9 inches with a Christmas, 1950 gift inscription on the first free end page and with wrinkling and dampness staining to the upper fore corners to the bulk of the plates in the rear of the book. Without its issued dust jacket. 157 pages including an index, bibliographic check list of Remington's work and text all followed by 48 black and white and colored plates.
    TB31805  $35.00




  • McCracken, Harold:  Portrait Of The Old West.  New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co., 1952. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in decorated green cloth covered boards with gray text and decorations on the spine and front board. In a very good dust jacket with the price intact but with a 1/2" deep chip at the upper edge of the spine area and small chips from the lower edge of the front panel. 232 pages containing text, sketches, full color plates and a biographical check list of Western Artists.
    TB14935  $14.00




  • McLanathan, Richard:  The Brandywine Heritage.  Chadds Ford: Brandywine River Mus, 1971. First Edition, First printing. Fine in heavy brown cloth covered boards with white text on the spine. In a very good+ dust jacket with a 1/2" closed tear at the upper edge of the front panel and slight curling of the upper edges of both the front and rear panels. A collection of 18 color plates and 80 black and white illustrations of the art of Howard Pyle, N.C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth & James Wyeth. With an introduction by Richard McLanathan.
    TB08146  $35.00



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    Merrick, George Byron:  Old Times on the Upper Mississippi The Recollections of a Steamboat Pilot from 1854 to 1863.  Cleveland, Ohio: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1909. First Edition. Very good in blue, ribbed cloth covered boards with gold text stamping on the spine and with the top edge of the spine gilt. A small quarto measuring 9 1/2 by 6 1/4 inches with light rubbing and wear to the cloth at the head and heel of the spine and to the tips of the boards. There is an attractive prior owner's engraved book plate on the front paste down. Without a dust jacket. One of only 1,276 copies printed. Although unstated, this title is part of the American Waterway Series I. 303 pages including an index, appendices and text. Illustrated with a photographic frontispiece,maps and reproductions of 23 early photographs. Howes considers this title "quite scarce". In an article in the April, 1909 American Historical Review, James K. Hosmer stated that there is "no better account, from the inside, of steamboating." And, the revised bibliography by Robert A. Clark and Patrick J. Brunet of The Arthur H. Clark Company publications says of this title: "The recollections of Merrick are extremely divers, and include information touching on a variety of subjects, from economic and industrial to historical and ethnological." (Howes M539; Clark & Brunet 186; Graff 2756)
    TB29685  $100.00



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    Moser, Barry:  Crown - Artist's Proof of art work for Lewis Carroll's Alice Through The Looking-Glass.  West Hatfield, Mass.: The Pennyroyal Press, n.d. circa 1983. Artist's Proof. An artist's proof of a woodcut depicting a crown on a page measuring 16 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches sealed with a foam backing board in shrink wrap. The image alone measures 1 3/4 by 3 1/2 inches. This image is in fine condition with no visible wear. Signed in pencil by Barry Moser beneath the image and followed by "ap". This image of a crown adorned with upright leaves appears on the dedication page of Lewis Carroll's Alice Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There.
    TB29246  $100.00



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    Moser, Barry:  Scepter - Artist's Proof of art work for Lewis Carroll's Alice Through The Looking-Glass.  West Hatfield, Mass.: The Pennyroyal Press, n.d. circa 1983. Artist's Proof. An artist's proof of a woodcut depicting a scepter on a page measuring 16 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches sealed with a foam backing board in shrink wrap. The image alone measures 8 1/2 by 7/8 inches. This image is in fine condition with no visible wear. Signed in pencil by Barry Moser beneath the image and followed by "ap". This image of a scepter appears on the fly title page of Lewis Carroll's Alice Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There.
    TB29247  $100.00



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    Moser, Barry:  Crown with crosses - Artist's Proof of art work for Lewis Carroll's Alice Through The Looking-Glass.  West Hatfield, Mass.: The Pennyroyal Press, n.d. circa 1983. Artist's Proof. An artist's proof of a woodcut depicting a crown with two crosses on a page measuring 16 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches sealed with a foam backing board in shrink wrap. The image alone measures 3 by 5 5/8 inches. This image is in fine condition with no visible wear. Signed in pencil by Barry Moser beneath the image and followed by "ap". This image of a crown adorned with two crosses and fleurs-de-lis appears on the dedication page and pages xix and 119 of Lewis Carroll's Alice Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There.
    TB29248  $100.00



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    Moser, Barry:  Jeweled Crown - Artist's Proof of art work for Lewis Carroll's Alice Through The Looking-Glass.  West Hatfield, Mass.: The Pennyroyal Press, n.d. circa 1983. Artist's Proof. An artist's proof of a woodcut depicting a jeweled crown on a page measuring 16 1/2 by 10 3/4 inches sealed with a foam backing board in shrink wrap. The image alone measures 3 5/8 by 3 3/4 inches. This image is in fine condition with no visible wear. Signed in pencil by Barry Moser beneath the image and followed by "ap". This image of a jeweled crown appears on the first preface page and page 157 of Lewis Carroll's Alice Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There.
    TB29249  $100.00



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    Mowat, Farley:  Canada North.  Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1967. First Edition, First printing. Fine in navy blue cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine. In a very good, unclipped dust jacket with a two inch long closed tear at the lower edge of the front panel and light rubbing to the folds. A photographic book of northern Canada. 128 pages.
    TB00565  $30.00




  • National Gallery of Art:  An American Sampler Folk Art from the Shelburne Museum.  Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1987. First Edition, First printing. Fine in heavy illustrated paper covered wraps. A small 4to measuring 10.5" by 9" deep. Without a dust jacket as issued. Laid-in is an invitation from the trustees of the National Gallery of Art to attend the reception & premiere of the film: Collecting America Folk Art and the Shelburne Museum on 2/10/88 together with a warmly handwritten note of recognition. 211 pages containing text and extensive color and black and white photographs through-out.
    TB13810  $15.00



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    Philips, Ambrose:  The Illustrations Of William Blake For Thornton's Virgil With The First Eclogue And The Imitation.  London: The Nonesuch Press, 1937. First Edition. Very good+ in printed cloth covered boards with worn black text on the spine. A small quarto of 9 1/4 vy 5 3/4 inches with the spine tanned as are the upper edges of the boards. Without a dust jacket as issued. One of only 1,000 copies printed with this copy identified as number 839. 38 pages of text followed by 9 pages of images of Blake's wood engravings. Laid-in at the rear of the book is an extra suite of plates containing 17 images by Blake.
    TB32957  $150.00



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    Pitz, Henry C.:  Howard Pyle.  New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc, 1975. First Clarkson Potter Edition. Fine in red cloth covered boards with blind embossing on the front board & gilt text stamping on the spine. A quarto of 12 by 8 7/8 inches with no faults. In a fine jacket with the $25.00 price on the front flap. Sub-titled: "Writer, illustrator, founder of the Brandywine School." 248 pages with index, text, 39 color illustrations and 165 black and white illustrations. A beautiful copy in a bright and colorful jacket with no prior ownership markings of any kind.
    TB32379  $65.00



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    Pitz, Henry C.:  The Brandywine Tradition.  New York: Weathervane Books, 1968. First Edition by Weathervane. Near fine in 1/4 tan cloth and red paper covered boards with black text on the spine. A small quarto measuring 10" by 7" with mild dust staining to the top edge of the text block. In a very near fine unclipped dust jacket. 252 pages with index including 16 color plates and 32 black and white plates by the artists of the Brandywine. Including Pyle, all of the Wyeths, Hurd, Schoonover, Dunn and many others.
    TB23606  $25.00



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    Pyle, Howard:  Howard Pyle's Book of The American Spirit.  New York: Harper & Brothers, 1923. First Edition, First printing. Very near fine in 1/4 black cloth and paper covered boards with gilt text on the spine, black text on the front board with an illustrated paper label which shows no wear or rubbing. In a good unclipped (but not priced) dust jacket with 1/3" deep chips across the upper edge of the spine area, a two inch wide by 2" deep chip at the lower edge of the rear panel and with numerous closed tears to the edges of the front panel. 448 pages of text and illustrated with 201 drawings and plates plus the frontispiece. Nineteen of the plates are in full color. "The romance of American History Pictured by Howard Pyle, Compiled by Merle Johnson, with narrative descriptive text from original sources edited by Francis J. Dowd."
    TB20617  $225.00



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    Rawls, Walton:  The Great Book of Currier & Ives' America.  New York: Abbeville Press Publishers, 1979. Signed Limited First Edition. Fine in heavy cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine and with an illustrated paper label on the front board. The rear end paper has the blind embossed seal of a prior owner. Without a dust jacket as issued; however, the book is housed in an elegantly made full leather covered slip case with gilt decorations and text stamping. Signed by the author on the second free end paper and numbered 898 out of only 3,000 copies numbered and signed. A folio measuring 15 1/2" tall by 12" deep containing 487 pages with 400 illustrations 300 of which are in full color.
    TB18729  $150.00



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    Reed, Myrtle:  Master of the Vineyard.  New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1910. Reprint of October, 1910. Very good+ in lavender cloth covered boards with gilt text and designs on the spine and a colorful gilt and burgundy arrangement of text, vines and grapes on the front board. A small octavo of 7 13/16 by 5 inches with the top edge of the text block gilt. There is light rubbing to the cloth at the head and heel of the spine and with a gift inscription dated "1910" on the front free end page. Without a dust jacket. 372 pages which are printed in both red and black. Illustrated with a color frontispiece based on a painting by Blendon Campbell which is protected with a printed tissue guard. The decorative cover art to the front board in a wonderful Art Nouveau style by Margaret Armstrong as indicated by her initials "MA" in the lower right corner.
    TB29237  $35.00



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    Robinson, John, and George Francis Dow:  The Sailing Ships of New England 1607-1907.  Westminster, MD: J. William Eckenrode, 1922, 1953. Reprint of 1953. Very good+ in 1/4 ivory cloth and blue paper covered boards with gilt text on the spine. A small quarto measuring 10" by 7" with mild spotting to the spine and to the cloth portion of the binding. Without a dust jacket. 66 pages of text followed by 308 black and white photographic reproductions of sailing vessels from New England. The first volume in the series of publications by the Marine Research Society.
    TB23688  $30.00



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    Schaeffer, Mead:  Cruise of the Cachalot (Frontispiece).  n. p. : , n. d. (circa 1926). . A fine artist's proof of a print of a whale capsizing a boat which appears as the frontispiece in Frank T. Bullen's book: Cruise of the Cachalot: Round the World After Sperm Whales published by Dodd, Mead and Company. The image measures 9 1/4" by 14" plus margins and is matted and framed in a glass fronted, gilt decorated wooden frame. Signed in pencil by the artist in the lower right margin together with the penciled notation "A/P" (artist's proof) in the lower left hand corner of the margin. The caption which appears beneath the frontispiece in the above mentioned book reads: "Up flew the broad tail in air and a blow which might have sufficed to stave in the side of the ship strikes the second mate's boat."
    TB26525  $200.00




  • Scully, Vincent:  New World Visions of Household Gods & Sacred Places American Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art 1650-1914.  Boston: New York Graphic Society and Little Brown and Company, 1988. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in dark green cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine. In a very good+ unclipped dust jacket with moderate wear at the upper edge of the spine area. 183 pages including an index, text and heavily illustrated with black and white and color plates and photographs throughout.
    TB20118  $10.00



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    Shapiro, Michael Edward and Peter H. Hassrick:  Frederic Remington The Masterworks.  New York: Abradale Press/Harry N. Abrams Inc. , c1988, 1991. 1991 Reprint. Fine in light blue cloth covered boards with dark blue text on the spine. A quarto of 11 by 8 3/4 inches. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. 271 pages including and index, chapter notes, appendices and text. Illustrated with 180 images with 83 plates in full color. A beautiful, tight and clean copy with no prior ownership markings of any kind.
    TB32409  $60.00



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    Sleicher, John A. (Editor):  Leslie's Illustrated Weekly Newspaper, Volume CXXVI, No. 3261; March 2, 1918.  New York: Leslie-Judge Company, March 2, 1918. . Very good+ in wraps with a double stapled binding. A folio measuring 14 by 10 1/2 inches with a faded, stamped address label at the upper corner of the front panel, light soiling to the both panels and a closed tear at the lower 5 inches of the fold between the panels. Cover art titled: This Spring by Clyde Forsythe depicting Uncle Sam loading a cannon. Containing pages 283 to 314. Illustrated with maps, photographs and line art to accompany articles on Where Our Boys Are Fighting Henry Farrand Griffin, A Week of the War, Men Who Ae Winning the War by Thomas Logan, Alaska- Garden of the Word by Charles Philip Norton, and others. This issue is titled: "The War In Pictures".
    TB28941  $25.00



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    Stegmaier, Mark J. and David H. Miller:  James F. Milligan His Journal of Fremont's Fifth Expedition, 1853-1854; his adventurous life on land and sea..  Glendale, Calif.: Arthur H. Clark Company, 1988. First Edition. Fine in red cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine. An octavo measuring 9 by 6 inches. In a plain white paper dust jacket which is in fine condition. One of only 750 copies printed. 300 pages including an index, bibliography, appendix and text. Illustrated with maps and reproductions of earlier works of art. Volume XXI in the Western Frontiersmen Series by The Arthur H. Clark Company. Considered by The Arthur H. Clark bibliography by Clark and Brunet to be "one of the best contemporary accounts available of everyday life at a frontier post, as seen by a civilian." referring to Betn's Fort at Big Timbers in 1854. (Clark/Brunet, 269)
    TB29499  $40.00




  • Sweet, Frederick A.:  Andrew Wyeth.  Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1970. First Edition, First printing. Fine in dark tan cloth covered boards with white text on the spine. In a very good+ dust jacket with a 1/2" closed tear on the upper edge of the front panel and light soiling. 224 pages with index, text and plates by the artist. With an introduction by David McCord.
    TB07995  $20.00



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    Tassin, Ray:  Stanley Vestal: Champion of the Old West.  Glendale, CA: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1973. First Edition, First printing. Fine in pinkish cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine. A small quarto measuring 9 1/4" by 6". In a near fine dust jacket but with a price clipped jacket flap and lightly rubbed at the corners of the front panel. 299 pages with index and numerous black and white photos. The biography of Walter Stanley Campbell (better known as Stanley Vestal) who wrote 24 books on the old West.
    TB18464  $35.00




  • Taylor, Joshua C.:  Futurism.  New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1961. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in ivory colored cloth covered boards with gray text on the front board and spine and with light soiling on the spine. Without a dust jacket. 154 pages containing an index, text and photographs in both black and white and in color.
    TB07332  $10.00



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    The Hartford Steam Boiler and Inspection Insurance Company:  Connecticut Masters The Fine Arts and Antiques Collections of The Hartford Steam Boiler and Inspection and Insurance Company.  Hartford: Self-published, 1991. First Edition, First printing. Fine in dark green cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine. An oblong small quarto measuring 9 1/2" high by 9" deep. In a fine unclipped dust jacket. 271 pages including an index. Illustrated with hundreds of full color pictures of fine art by master painters and cabinetmakers from Connecticut all of which are in The Hartford Seam Boiler collection of fine arts.
    TB22601  $50.00



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    Topjon, Ann J.:  Carl Larsson An Annotated Bibliography.  New Castle, Del.: Oak Knoll Press, (2008). First Edition, First Printing. Fine in a sewn binding of black cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine. A thick quarto measuring 11" by 8 1/2". In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. 444 pages including an extensive index and text listing individual publications, book illustrations, miscellaneous periodical writings and illustrations, monographs, incidental works, encyclopedia entries, exhibition catalogs, journal and yearbook articles, and newspaper articles in all covering approximately 5,900 items by or about Carl Larsson. Illustrated with 16 color plates. A tight, clean and handsome copy with no prior ownership markings of any kind.
    TB26891  $100.00




  • Vydrova, Jirina:  Italian Majolica.  London: Peter Nevill, 1960. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in decorated white linen covered boards with faint tanning around the edges. In a very good dust jacket with very mild edge wear but not chips or tears. 37 pages containing a bibliography and text followed by 64 black and white and colored plates.
    TB14446  $15.00



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    White, T. H.:  The Once and Future King.  London: The Folio Society, 2003. First thus, First printing. Fine in highly decorated cloth covered boards with a black on orange title block on the spine and with silver, blue and black illustrations on the front and rear boards. Without a dust jacket as issued; however, the book is contained within a fine black paper covered slipcase. A small quarto of 9 1/8 by 6 inches. This printing is the combined edition of T. H. White's Arthurian Classic, produced under one cover which includes: The Sword in The Stone, The Queen of Air and Darkness, The Ill-made Knight and The Candle in the Wind. The first book in this tetralogy, The Sword in the Stone follows the text of the first edition published in 1938. 616 pages of text with wood block illustrations by John Lawrence. An extremely handsome, tight and clean copy with no prior owner markings or book plates.
    TB33249  $125.00



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    Wienpahl, Robert W. (Editor):  A Gold Rush Voyage on the Bark Orion from Boston around Cape Horn to San Francisco, 1849-1850.  Glendale, Calif.: The Arthur H. Clark Company, 1978. First Edition. Fine in light blue cloth covered boards with bold gilt text stamping on the spine. A small quarto measuring 9 1/4" by 6" with a remainder mark on the top edge of the text block. In a very good+, unclipped dust jacket with a small closed tear to the front panel over the gutter of the book. 298 including an index, bibliography, appendices and text. Illustrated with a frontispiece portrait of Foster Hooker Jenkins (one of the authors of the four journals consulted), and four maps, one of which is a fold-out chart of the voyage).
    TB27933  $30.00



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    Willard, John:  The CMR Book.  Seattle: Superior Publishing, 1970. First Edition, First printing. Near fine in simulated leather covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine and front board. A folio measuring 14" x 10". With a forward by Mike Mansfield. 64 pages containing text, and sketches by Russell and many of his paintings.
    TB21304  $60.00



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    [William Makepeace Thackeray] :  An Essay On The Genius Of George Cruikshank. With Numerous Illustrations Of His Works (From The Westminster Review, No. LXVI.) With Additional Etchings.  London: Henry Hooper, 1840. First Edition. Very good+ in a recent restoration binding in the publisher's original blind embossed, ribbed cloth covered boards with gilt text on the spine with light yellow end sheets. The rear free end sheet had to be replaced and the original adhesive binding has been restored and reinforced. An octavo measuring 8 1/2" by 5 1/2", The copy was originally an adhesive bound book. The glue used to bind the pages had completely broken down, the hinges were broken and the rear end sheet was missing. The French joints of the boards are now strong and the spine strip is completely intact although there is wear and rubbing to the cloth at the head and heel of the spine. The gilt text on the spine remains bright and undamaged. There is an early prior owner's name neatly written on the front paste down over the date 1841. Bound in at the rear of the book is the 18 page Tilt and Bogues Catalogue. 59 pages of text and illustrated throughout with woodcuts and etchings on stone and steel plates by Cruikshank.
    TB26948  $150.00



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    Woodman, Richard:  View From The Sea.  London: Century Publishing, 1985. First Edition, First printing. Fine in tan cloth covered boards with gilt text stamped on the spine. A small quarto measuring 10" tall by 7 1/2" deep. In a fine unclipped dust jacket. 192 pages including an index. Illustrated with maps and the art of David Smith much of which is rendered into full color plates which focus on the lighthouses and the work of Trinity House in England and Wales.
    TB23081  $25.00



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    Wyeth, N. C.:  The Wyeths: The Letters of N.C. Wyeth, 1901-1945.  Boston: Gambit, 1971. First Edition, First printing. Fine in heavy cloth covered boards with a blue and gilt title block on the spine and a gilt facsimilie of N.C. Wyeth's signature on the front board. In a very good+ unclipped dust jacket although soiled at the folds. The front flap has been price clipped leaving the secondary price of $22.50 in place. The intimate correspondence of N. C. Wyeth from 1901 to 1945 as edited by Betsy James Wyeth. A very nice collectable copy. 858 pages including an index, text and numerous illustrations.
    TB25358  $85.00



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    Wyeth, Betsy James:  Wyeth at Kuerners.  Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1976. First Edition, First printing. Fine in decorated green cloth covered boards with silver colored text and decorations. In a near fine dust jacket with the price intact on the front flap with two 1" closed tears to the upper edge of the rear panel with related creasing. An oblong folio with 370 reproductions of Wyeth's work many of which are full color plates. 324 pages. A nearly perfect copy! Tight, clean and bright with no names, dates or inscriptions.
    TB24124  $75.00



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    Wyeth, Betsy James, and Andrew Wyeth:  Christina's World: Paintings and Prestudies of Andrew Wyeth.  Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1982. First Edition, First printing. Fine in yellow-orange buckram covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine and with blind embossing on the front board and brown end sheets. An oblong small quarto measuring 10 by 13 inches with no faults. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. Signed by both Andrew Wyeth and Betsy James Wyeth on the fly title page. 281 pages including an index of paintings, pre-studies and photographs. Illustrated throughout with black and white and color prints. A stunning beautiful copy with no prior ownership markings of any kind. This copy is still within its original shipping box.
    TB32384  $975.00



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    Wyman, Bill, and Richard Havers:  Bill Wyman's Treasure Islands Britain's History Uncovered.  Gloucestershire: Sutton Publishing Limited, (2005). First Edition. Fine in black cloth covered boards with bold gilt text stamping on the spine. A small quarto measuring 10 1/2" by 7 1/2" with printed end sheets. In a fine, unclipped dust jacket. 299 pages of text illustrated throughout with color photographs.
    TB25841  $25.00






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