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3:16 Bible Texts Illuminated

By: Knuth, Donald E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Madison, WI, A-R Editions, Inc., 1991


268pp + 4 unnumbered pages. Book has beige and green paper softcover with white and black text on covers and spine. Bookplate on inside of front cover. Text is clear and unmarked. ; 8.90 X 7.90 X 0.80 inches; 272 pages View more info

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A Guide Through the Royal Porcelain Works, Worcester, with Illustrations of the Work-Rooms; Also, An Epitome of the History of Pottery and Porcelain and the Marks on Worcester Porcelain.

By: Royal Worcester Porcelain Works

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Worcester, Deighton & Son, 1875


56 pp. Illustrated with a map and steel engravings throughout. Blue cloth with blind stamping, brilliant gilt to the front cover. FC has some splotches at the top as though liquid had been splashed on the cover, general wear and rubbing to the extremities but overall handsome and good. Interior yellow end papers have to owner inscriptions, bottom of first free end paper separating from the gutter, cracking at title page, otherwise clean, sturdy and nice. An attractive ... View more info

A Selection of Precious Manuscripts, Historic Documuents, and Rare Books Offered for Sale by William H. Robinson LTD.

By: Robinson, Lionel, K.; Robinson, Philip, R.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: 1950


292pp. Frontis, illustrations, indices. Book has beige paper softcover with red text on front cover and spine, small red image on back cover. Covers have slight wear and slight marks, corners are slightly bent, slight creasing on spine, wear on spine. Text is clear and unmarked. ; Vol. 81; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 292 pages View more info

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A Selection of Work Contemporary Indian Art - the Trail from the Past to the Future

By: CINADER, BERNHARD

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Regina & Peterborough, Mackenzie Gallery and Native Studies Programme / Trent University, 1977


31 pp. Pamphlet with 2 staples, brilliant colored art on glossy wraps, interior many b/w photos. Showing artworks by Angus Trudeau, Jacob E. Thomas, Duffy Wilson, Jacob F. Thomas, Jr., Carl Ray, Elwood Green, Wayne Goodwill, Alex Janvier, Amos Dawson, Larry Rosso, Norval Morrisseau, Saul Williams, Joshim Kakegamic, Jackson Beardy, Denny Dixon, Douglas Cranmer, Arthur Shilling, William Powless, Clifford Maracle, Serain Stamp, Francis Kagige, Del Ashkewe, Blake Debassige... View more info

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Akty Arnost Paderlik

By: Paderlik, Arnost (1919-1999)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Praha, Euromedia Group, 1999


8 [68] , oblong quarto measuring 9 x 11". In Czech. Cream and black paper wraps over clear card covers, with beautiful black and white reproductions of Paderlik's sketches of a female nude -- they look like pen and ink with a black wash. DJ has a bit of wear, chip and tear at spine head and top back. Creamy, heavy paper, each page is double/uncut so that each sketch is on it's own page. Interior clean and unmarked. The sketches were completed in 1971 and apparently p... View more info

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An Account of the Sarcophagus of Seti I. King of Egypt. B. C. 1370

By: Budge. E. A. Wallis

Price: $225.00

Publisher: London, Sir John Soame's Museum, 1908


128 pp. Very scarce work. Brown boards with image of John Soames on front cover. Book is in fair condition. Significant wear along edges and on spine. Covers faded. Several makrs on covers including black marker on front. Interior has significant spotting on front fly pages and some throughout. Blue pen on front fly page. Previous owner's name stamped inside front cover and on front fly page. View more info

An Artist's Reminiscences. With One Hundred and Twenty-Three Illustrations by the Author, and Others from Photographs

By: Crane, Walter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Stuttgart- Bad Cannstatt, Methuen & Co., 1907


Xvi + 520 pp. 40 pages of Methuen's catalogue at rear. Numerous plates throughout. Blue cloth boards. Book is in good condition. Edges slightly bumped, especially at base of spine. Book is ex-libris with bookplate inside front cover. Signed by 2 previous owners on half-title page. Interior is otherwise clean with no other marks. Usable copy. 2nd edition. ; Ex-Libris View more info

An Exhibition of Chinese Archaic Jades

By: Loo, C. T.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, C. T. Loo, Inc., 1950


128 unnumbered pages. Book has green paper hardcover with gold text and design on front cover and spine. Dust jacket has tears and wear. Text is clear and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages View more info

Ancient Chinese Bronze Art Casting the precious sacral vessel

By: Chase, W. Thomas

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, China Institute in America, 1991


110pp. Photographs, fold out pages with photographs, bibliography. Book has light blue paper softcover with black text on covers and spine and photographs of a bronze vessel and bronze casting materials on covers. Water damage on covers and throughout on the edge of pages. Marks on covers. Ex-library with stamps, sticker on spine and pocket on inside of front cover, otherwise text is clear and unmarked. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 110 pages View more info

Ancient Chinese Jades From the Grenville L.Winthrop Collection in the Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University

By: Loehr, Max Assisted By Louisa G. Fitzferald Huber & Profusely illustrated

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Fogg Art Museum, 1975


v, 439 pp. Bibliography, index. Color frontis. Title in dark red. 630 b/w illustrations. Dark red cloth covers with dull gilt are clean and unmarked. Bottom corners a little bumped, more so at rear. Interior has neat owner bookplate, otherwise clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 439 pages View more info

Anecdotes of Painters, Engravers, Sculptors and Architects, and Curiosities of Art. Vol. II.

By: Spooner, Shearjashub

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam & Son, 1853


xi + 312 pp. Includes Titian; Fuseli, Salvator Rosa, Domenichino, Ribera, Giordano, Morland, Holbein, Giotto, Uccello, Vernet, Buffalmaco, the Elgin Marbles and much more, Typical brown ribbed cloth with blind stamped ruling and decoration a bit faded , spine gilt faded, spine tips a bit worn. Interior hinges cracked, paper a little toned but otherwise clean and unmarked. ; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall View more info

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Anthologie Dada. Dada 4 - 5. Parait Sous La Direction De Tristan Tzara. Mouvement Dada

By: Tzara, Tristan, editor; Mazzotta, Gabriele, editor

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Rome, Gabriele Mazzotta, 1970

Edition: First Edition Thus


Facsimile reproduction done in 1970 of the Dada series. This is the Anthologie, no. 4-5, the French-German edition. Brown paper covers with Arp's woodcut to front and Janco's to rear. Interior has illustrations and pieces by Francis Picabia, , Tristan Tzara, Jean Cocteau, Augusto Giacometti, H. Richter, etc. Different colored papers, some illustrations tipped in. Condition is good. Some slight age darkening to the wraps, back cover has old price sticker mark. Interior ha... View more info

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Anyang and Sanxingdui Unveiling the Mysteries of Ancient Chinese Civilizations

By: Shen, Chen

Price: $99.00

Publisher: Toronto, Royal Ontario Museum, 2003

Edition: First Edition


112 pp. Glossary in English and Chinese. Bibliography. Heavily illustrated. Green black and gold Paper wraps are clen, just a hint of corner curl , original price sticker still at rear. Interior clean and unmarked. Good copy. Produced for an exhibition in 2002 that showcased nearly 200 astonishing artifacts unearthed from more than a dozen archaeological sites in Sichuan province, China, mostly in the late 20th century. Most prominent were the finds from Sanxingdui, not ... View more info

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Aspetti Della Pittura Del Seicento a Roma

By: Casale, Vittorio

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Rome, Multigrafica Editrice, 1973


144 pp + 55 illustrations at rear. In Italian. Grey card covers are clean, interior clean with a little foxing at title, damp rippling at bottom edge, particularly at rear -- doesn't affect usability much but still not attractive -- priced low to reflect condition. ; Universita Degli Studi Di Roma; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages View more info

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Between the Lines of Sadness

By: McGrath, Laurie-Lyn & Watterson, Georgia

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Toronto, Xanthus Press, 1995


I + 88 pp. Black and white softcover with image of woman on front cover. Book is in good condition clean with no marks. Signed by both both authors on title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info