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Taras Shevchenko : Mistets'ka Spadshchina - Tom Pershyy, 1830-1847; Knyha Druha

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Vydavnytstvo Akademii Nauk Ukrains'koi RSR: 1961

Seller ID: 1846677

Condition: Very Good


Some discoloration on bottom half of rear board, front & end matter lightly foxed. 1961 Large Hardcover. 108 pp., 193 color and black & white plates. Ukrainian text. Shevchenko was a Ukrainian poet and artist, whose literary work is considered the foundation of modern Ukrainian literature and language, and a driving force behind Ukrainian national consciousness. View more info

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A Book of Famous and Beautiful Chinese Ladies from all Antiquities [Accordion Book with Hand-Painted Portraits on Silk]

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: S.N.:

Seller ID: 1854595

Condition: Near Fine


Minor loss from edges of title label on front board. Wooden boards, carved Chinese character within a circle on front board, along with paper title label. A collection of ten color portraits of Chinese ladies handpainted on silk, mounted on sturdier backing paper, and bound in the accordion style popular for such publications of Eastern art. Each portrait captioned with a brief biographical sketch in both Chinese and English. Subjects include: Chang Li Hua; Mu-Lan; Wu Chiang-Hsien; Yang Yu-Huan; Ch'eng I-Nin; An Honorable Maid of the Tang Dynasty; Su Hui; Hua Jui Fu Jen; Hsi Shih; Li-Chuan. View more info

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Objectif Paris: Images de la Ville a Travers Cinq Collections Photographiques Parisiennes

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Phileas Frog Paris Musees: 2003

Seller ID: 2202734

ISBN: 2879008085

Condition: Near Fine


Text in English and French. Page very faintly toned. 2003 Soft Cover. 142 pp. Text in English and French. Can anyone every capture Paris? Through the magificent visual journey that is prposed to use, we can find at once the high moments of History and the simplicity of common life, the great portraits of the capital as well as its metamorphoses. Reflected by the masters of yesterday or the photographers of today, the urban landscapes appeal to us like so many inner landscapes and moments of emotion. View more info

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Yangliuqing New Year Pictures in China

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Seller ID: 2165572

Condition: Near Fine


A few minor scuff marks to slipcase.No Jacket - Pictorial Cover. Paintings depicting Chinese New Year, printed on thick cardstock. Includes publisher's clamshell case. View more info

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Early Arts in the Genesee Valley: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Genesee Valley Council on the Arts: 1974

Seller ID: 2206705

Condition: Good


Wrappers lightly toned, pages faintly dog-eared, pages 55-62 loose from binding but included. 1974 Soft Cover. 158 pp. Number three in a series published by the Genesee Valley Council on the Arts. CONTENTS: Acknowledgements; Biographies of contributors; Preface; A cornucopia of Genesee Valley history in art; Portraiture in the Genesee Valley; Landscape in the Genesee Valley; Still-Life & scenes from history, fantasy, and daily life; Animal painting in the Genesee Valley; Fabrics & stitches in the valley; Furniture in the Genesee Valley; The other decorative arts; Other exhibition items; Bibli... View more info

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Caricature: The Wit & Humor of a Nation in Picture, Song & Story, Illustrated by America's Greatest Artists

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leslie-Judge Company: 1920

Seller ID: 2207248

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, no publisher date (circa early 1900's). 1920 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. Caricature: The Wit & Humor of a Nation in Picture, Song & Story, Illustrated by America's Greatest Artists.KEYWORDS: ART ARTISTS CARICATURE WIT HUMOR View more info

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New City on the Merrimack: Prints of Lawrence, 1845-1876

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrimack Valley Textile Museum: 1974

Seller ID: 2259829

Condition: Near Fine


Spine faintly toned. 1974 Stapled Binding. Unpaginated. Prints and drawings which illustrate the growth and development of Lawrence from grassy river banks in Methuen and Andover into a separate entity, an urban community of 35,000 people by 18176. There are several hundred items in the collection of the Merrimack Valley Textile Museum, illustrating with precision and detail the building and maintenance of the dam, canals, mills, and housing for the city. View more info

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The Mentor: January 1925 (Serial No. 263), March 1925 (Serial No. 265), April 1925 (Serial No. 266), September 1925 (Serial No. 271), October 1925 (Serial No. 272) (5-Volume Set)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Crowell Publishing Company: 1925

Seller ID: 2260201

Condition: Very Good


Five-volume set of The Mentor: January 1925 (Serial No. 263)--one inch tear along spine-base; March 1925 (Serial No. 265)--spine lightly bumped; April 1925 (Serial No. 266)---light smudge to rear wrapper; September 1925 (Serial No. 271)--quarter-inch tear to top edge of front wrapper, two small surface tears to front wrapper; October 1925 (Serial No. 272)--very good. 64, 74, 62, 66, 72 pp. Five-volume set of The Mentor: January 1925 (Serial No. 263): Romance of Rings, by George F. Kunz; Anthony Van Dyck--Painter of Royalty. March 1925 (Serial No. 265): Joseph Conrad, Personal Memories; Old New... View more info

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The Columbian Portfolio of Photographs of the Worlds Fair

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Jones Brothers Publishing Company: 1893

Seller ID: 2262613

Condition: Very Good


23 unbound prints in hardcover portfolio. Pencil note and light stain on front board. Red stain along bottom left edge of photographs, a few light creases and faint spots to some photographs. The Columbian Portfolio of Photographs of the Worlds Fair. Includes 23 black-and-white prints. View more info

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Early Arts in the Genesee Valley: Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Genesee Valley Council on the Arts: 1974

Seller ID: 2275130

Condition: Near Fine


A few very minor spots on spine. 1974 Soft Cover. 158 pp. Number three in a series published by the Genesee Valley Council on the Arts. CONTENTS: Acknowledgements; Biographies of contributors; Preface; A cornucopia of Genesee Valley history in art; Portraiture in the Genesee Valley; Landscape in the Genesee Valley; Still-Life & scenes from history, fantasy, and daily life; Animal painting in the Genesee Valley; Fabrics & stitches in the valley; Furniture in the Genesee Valley; The other decorative arts; Other exhibition items; Bibliography. View more info

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Art and History

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Genesee Valley Council On the Arts: 1976

Seller ID: 2275135

Condition: Very Good


Spine and wrappers lightly toned, minor ink underlining. 1976 Soft Cover. 63 pp. Number five in a Series published by the Genesee Valley Coucil of the Arts and the State University College at Geneseo, N.Y. Includes black-and-white illustrations. Art and history of Western New York dating from the 1700s to the 1900s. View more info

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World of Fashion, Vol. I. II. III.

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Charles J. Peterson: 1842

Seller ID: 2276008

Condition: Good


Hinges starting, address label on front endpaper, title and index pages missing, rear free endpaper loose but included, a few light stains on some pages. 1842 Large Hardcover. 188; iv, 188; iv, 192 pp. Three volumes in one. The Lady's World of Literature and Fashion, Vol. I. II. III. A collection of women's fashion and literature from the 1800s. View more info

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Painting with Light

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Case-Hoyt:

Seller ID: 2287659

Condition: Near Fine


Wrappers smudged, pencil note on rear wrapper. Four prints in portfolio. Photograms by Anson Hosley. The prints in this portfolio are reproductions of unique color photographs. The photographs were made without the use of cameras, lenses, or other optical devices. Original subjects were selected from nature and transcribed directly onto color film using only light. The results are reminiscent of delicate watercolor paintings. Prints include: Violet; Crimson Rambler; Chrysanthemum; Daffodil. View more info

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Forty Etchings on Copper, Reproduced from the Most Noted Examples of Modern Art and Photographs of English Landscapes. Series I [1].

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The Osborne & Murphy Company, Art Publishers, Red Oak:

Seller ID: 2083653

Condition: Very Good


Boards faintly soiled, front hinge just beginning to weaken, portion of front free endpaper removed, front flyleaf creased. All image pages excellent with no marks, foxing, stains, or toning. Forty half-tone images photographically reproduced from original photographs, and copper plate etchings by various artists. In 1888, two enterprising young men, Edmond Osborne and Thomas D. Murphy, purchased a woodcut of the Montgomery County Courthouse that was under construction at the time. To offset the expense of the woodcut, they decided to sell advertising around the picture and add a calendar pad.... View more info

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Horses on Parade: Rochester New York

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Monroe Litho: 2001

Seller ID: 2197742

Condition: Near Fine


Ink name on front endpaper. 2001 Large Hardcover. xvi, 168 pp. Photography by Kurt Brownell. A look at the Horses on Parade community art project sponsored by the High Falls Brewing Company in Rochester New York.Keywords: ROCHESTER NEW YORK LOCAL REGIONAL HORSES EQUESTRIAN PARADE ART PROJECT COMMUNITY HIGH FALLS BREWING COMPANY View more info

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Looking at Modern Painting

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Eureka Press: 1957

Seller ID: 2202896

Condition: Very Good


Faint one inch stain to front wrapper, page corners lightly dog-eared. 1957 Spiral-Bound Softcover. 123 pp. While the chapters which follow are useful for individual study, they were expressly designed for use in informal group discussion. The writers raise issues, examine problems in contemporary art which have caused clashes of ideas, and explore conflicting ways of seeing and thinking. ...The four people who wrote these chapters brought to them four different points of view, and many other views are quoted.CONTENTS: Types of Judgment; The Independence of Form; The Search for the Absolute; T... View more info

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The Memorial Art Gallery: 100 Years

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Memorial Art Gallery: 2013

Seller ID: 2267850

ISBN: 0918098130

Condition: Fine


Still encased in publisher's shrink-wrap. 2013 Large Softcover. Still encased in publisher's shrink-wrap. This is a high quality museum exhibition catalog, with full color photographs of works, throughout. View more info

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And It Was So: Words from the Scripture

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Westminster Press: 1988

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2279016

ISBN: 0664327249

Condition: Near Fine


Second edition. No jacket. A nice copy. 1988 Small Hard Cover. 48 pp. An illustrated collection of Bible verses, some of which have been adapted. View more info

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And It Was So

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: The Westminster Press: 1958

Seller ID: 2279017

Condition: Good


Wrappers heavily creased, small surface tear on front wrapper. 1958 Small Softcover. 48 pp. An illustrated collection of Bible verses, some of which have been adapted. View more info

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The Art Journal for 1875. New Series. Vol. 1. [Volume One]

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: D. Appleton & Co., Publishers: 1875

Seller ID: 2284775

Condition: Good


Binding repaired, edges rubbed, some tiny tears and minimal loss from fore-edge corner of a few pages, ink name on title page. 1875 Half-Leather. vi, 384 pp. Leather spine and corners, gilt titles, blind stamped compartments, marbled endpapers. A collection of steel engravings and woodcuts representing the work of a wide range of artists, with articles by various contributors. View more info

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The Art Journal for 1876. New Series. Vol. 2. [Volume Two]

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: D. Appleton & Co., Publishers: 1876

Seller ID: 2284776

Condition: Very Good


Front joint repaired, edges rubbed, frontispiece foxed, ink name on title page. 1876 Half-Leather. vi, 380 pp. Leather spine and corners, gilt titles, blind stamped compartments, marbled endpapers. A collection of steel engravings and representing the work of a wide range of artists, with articles by various contributors. View more info

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On Hokusai's Daily Exorcisms

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: The Kokka Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 2291186

Condition: Good


Former library copy - usual marks. Rear board partially broken away from binding. Light stain along edge of softcover supplement. Oblong. 88 prints, hand-numbered in pencil in top right margin, Japanese text introduction, softcover supplement with English intro and table of contents laid in. A collection of artwork by Hokusai, a Japanese artist, ukiyo-e painter and printmaker of the Edo period. He is especially known for his work, The Great Wave. View more info

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Cheers: February, 1943, Number 2

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Comic Corporation of America: 1943

Seller ID: 2267151

Condition: Fair


Wrappers loose from binding but included, pages lightly toned. 1943 Stapled Binding. 130 pp. Illustrated with cartoons, some of which include red printed spot color overlay. A World War II era booklet, featuring short stories, poems, cartoons, and more. View more info

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The Comic History of England

By: A'Beckett, G.A. [Gilbert Abbott]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Bradbury, Evans, and Co.: 1864

Seller ID: 2283682

Condition: Very Good


Two books in one volume. Binding repaired, corners a bit rubbed. 1864 Hard Cover. xviii, 320, 304 pp. 8vo. Original green cloth, gilt titles and decorations. Color frontispiece (one of 20 color plates) and reproductions of 200 engravings by John Leech. The classic work by one of the original staff of Punch magazine, the weekly British humor magazine. A'Beckett also wrote the Comic History of Rome (to which John Leech also added illustrations), Comic Blackstone, etc., as well as two operas for which his wife composed the music. View more info

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Inspiring Reform: Boston's Arts and Crafts Movement

By: Action, David; Brandt, Beverly K.; Cooke, Edward S. Jr.; Falino, Jeannine; Finlay, Nancy; Havinga, Anne E.; Meyer, Marilee Boyd; Montgomery, Susan J.; Shilliam, Nicola J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Davis Museum and Cultural Center / Harry N. Abrams, Inc.: 1997

Seller ID: 2291138

ISBN: 0810963418

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 1997 Large Hardcover. 247 pp. Fine craftsmanship and handiwork, originality in design, aesthetic purity, and honest use of materials in both decorative and utilitarian objects were the ideals embraced by Boston's Society of Arts and Crafts. This book celebrates the organization's centenary with splendid examples of metalwork, jewelry textiles, furniture, ceramics, photography, and more. 236 illustrations, 40 in color. View more info

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Ansel Adams in the National Parks: Photographs from America's Wild Places

By: Adams, Ansel; Stillman, Andrea G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Little, Brown: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2278625

ISBN: 0316078468

Condition: Good


First edition. Jacket rubbed. 2010 Hard Cover. With more than two hundred photographs - many rarely seen and some never before published - this is the most comprehensive collection of Ansel Adams' photographs of America's national parks and wilderness areas. For many people, Yosemite, Yellowstone, Glacier National Park, and other iconic American wildlands exist in the mind's eye as Ansel Adams photographs. The legendary photographer explored more than forty national parks in his lifetime, producing some of the most indelible images of the natural world ever made. One of the twentieth century's... View more info

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Dilbert 2.0: 20 Years of Dilbert

By: Adams, Scott

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2274729

ISBN: 0740777351

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. CD included in sealed sleeve. Includes publisher's slipcase. Edges faintly bruised at a couple points. 2008 Large Hardcover. 576 pp. Scott Adams 'is a VERY tough act to follow.' -- Suzanne Tobin, Washington Post. In the tradition of The Complete Far Side and The Complete Calvin and Hobbes, Dilbert 2.0 celebrates the 20th anniversary of Scott Adams's Dilbert, the touchstone of office humor. This special slipcased collection--weighing in at more than ten pounds with 600 pages and featuring almost 4,000 strips--takes readers behind the scenes and into the early days of Scott Adams'... View more info

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My Crowd: The Original Addams Family and Other Ghoulish Creatures

By: Addams, Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fireside/Simon & Schuster: 1991

Seller ID: 2278435

ISBN: 0671778129

Condition: Near Fine


Remainder mark, page ridges faintly foxed. 1991 Large Softcover. 192 pp. Cartoons offer a darkly humorous look at family life, pets, children, crooks, fairy tales, the holidays, school, scientists, and computers. View more info

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Addams and Evil: An Album of Cartoons

By: Addams, Charles

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2290924

Condition: Very Good


14th printing. Ink stamp on front endpaper, jacket edges rubbed with minimal loss from corners, quarter-sized abrasion on rear jacket panel. 1947 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Unpaginated. A collection of delightfully dark comics about The Addams Family. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Charles Samuel Addams (7 January 1912 - 29 September 1988) was an American cartoonist known for his particularly black humor and macabre characters. Some of the recurring characters, who became known as The Addams Family, became the basis for two live-action television series, two cartoon series, a... View more info

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Homebodies

By: Addams, Charles

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1954

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2290926

Condition: Good


5th printing. Light 1 inch stain to corner of two pages only, front hinge just beginning to weaken, jacket edges rubbed with minimal loss from corners. 1954 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 90 pp. A collection of delightfully dark comics about The Addams Family. Two color cartoon panels on endpapers. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Charles Samuel Addams (7 January 1912 - 29 September 1988) was an American cartoonist known for his particularly black humor and macabre characters. Some of the recurring characters, who became known as The Addams Family, became the basis for two live-act... View more info