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Kwang Jean Park

Japan: Self Published, 1998. First Edition. quarto (11.5"). Card Covers. Gift inscription from the author on the ffep. Near Fine No pagination; no title page, as issued. Large format card covers with... [read more] | $40.00

Flowers in Heraldry

The Alcuin Society, Vancouver, British Columbia, 1977. Large quarto (approx. 35 by 26 cm.) A Fine copy of the unbound edition of this work, containing 21 images on folded stiff pages – Chromomat... [read more] | $20.00

Rome : Premiere Partie: Des Origines au Regne de Costantin avec 128 Illustrations.
Angeli, Diego [traduite par Marguerite Vincent].

Bergamo: Istituto Italiano D'Arti Grafiche, 1926. Royal Octavo. Card Covers. 138 pp., profusely illustrated throughout; text translated into French from the original Italian. A fine study of the history... [read more] | $45.00

The Pencil
Calle, Paul

Westport, Conn.: North Light Publishers, 1981. quarto (12" x 9"). Cloth. Signed by Author on the Half-Title. Near Fine / Very Good. 160 pp., illustrations throughout. Introduction by Stevan Dohanos.... [read more] | $25.00

Otto Donald Rogers
Caro, Sir Anthony [Foreword]

Santa Fe, New Mexico: Radius Books, 2007. First Trade Edition. quarto. Cloth. Near Fine 177, [1 blank] [2] pp. cloth with full-colour reproduction on front boards; 62 colour illustrations. Foreword by... [read more] | $190.00

The Sienese Painters of the Trecento
Cecchi, Emilio [Leonard Penlock, translator]

London & New York: Frederick Warne & Co., Ltd., 1931. quarto (10.5"). Cloth. Very Good. 177 [1] [128 unpaginated plates] 179-185 (General Index prepared for the English edition).; 256 reproductions... [read more] | $40.00

The Eternal Army. The Terracotta Soldiers of the First Emperor.
Ciarla, Roberto (Editor)

White Star Publishers, Italy, 2005. A lavish Folio volume (12”, approx.); Fine in dustjacket. 387 pp. with colour photographs throughout.... [read more] | $50.00

The Life and Work of Birket Foster
Cundall, H. M.

London: Bracken Books, 1986. 8vo. Leatherette. Very Good + / Very Good. A reprint of the original 1906 study of this British artist who mainly worked in water colour. xx + 328 pp., including 72 colour... [read more] | $20.00

Dibdin, Edward Rimbault

Dundee, Edinburgh & London: Valentine & Sons Ltd., Oblong 12 mo.. Cardcovers. Near Fine. n.d.; [4] + 16 + [2] pp.; bound with green ribbon; 12 b&w reproductions of Meissonier's work, together... [read more] | $40.00

High on a Windy Hill. The Story of the Prince of Wales Hotel
Djuff, Ray

Rocky Mountain Books, Calgary, 2009 reprint (1999). A Fine, square octavo in wraps, 180 pp; Endnotes, Index and Photographs (b&w) throughout. The author was a former employee of the Hotel, now a... [read more] | $10.00

Fonda, Edda (translation by Kery Milis)

Phidal, Milan, 1990. A Fine quarto volume in black cloth with a Near Fine dust wrapper. Introductory Essay and descriptive text with small images for the 44 plates presented in full colour on glossy... [read more] | $15.00

Three Centuries of South African Art : Fine Art Architecture Applied Arts.
Fransen, Hans.

Johannesburg: AD. Donker, 1982. First Edition. 4to. Cloth. Near Fine / Fine. 400 pp., including index and glossary; illustrated throughout (most b&w); Fine Arts, Architecture and applied arts over... [read more] | $70.00

a propos: An Almanac of the Humour and Satire of Nations 4/86.
Ganchev, Marko (Editor

Gabrovo, Bulgaria: House of Humour and Satire, 1986. quarto (11.5"). Illustrated Card Covers. Near Fine 160 pp. illustrated throughout in colour and b&w. This journal was published twice yearly... [read more] | $30.00

Color & Form 1909-1914. The Origin and Evolution of Abstract Painting in Futurism, Orphism, Rayonnism, Synchomism and the Blue Rider
Gardiner, Henry G., et al.

Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, 1972. quarto (10.5"). Card Covers. Near Fine 103 pp., 80 full-color illustrations, bibliography. This catalogue was produced for the exhibition that was presented in... [read more] | $20.00

The Scrimshander: The Nautical Ivory Worker & His Art of Scrimshaw, Historical and Contemporary
Gilkerson, William

Troubador Press, San Francisco, 1978; Revised Edition. Quarto, in illustrated light card covers; 116 + [4] pp., profusely illustrated with some photographs and illustrations from the author’s portfolio,... [read more] | $35.00

The Royal Scottish Academy of Painting Sculpture & Architecture 1826-1976
Gordon, Esme

Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1977. quarto. Cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. [xxiv] [2] 272 pp., including Introduction, Foreword by H.R.H. Prince Philip, 8 Appendices, Bibliography and Index. Frontispiece... [read more] | $20.00

A Monograph of the Ramphastidae or Family of Toucan
Gould, John

Portugal: Companhia Florestal Monte Dourado, 1992. Facsimile Edition. quarto. Hard Cover. Near Fine / Near Fine. n.p.; 51 colour plates. This facsimile edition, reduced from the original 1 : 1.826, reproduces... [read more] | $60.00

The Talking Jars: An Exhibition of Oriental Ceramic Folkwares Found in South East Asia
Gunn, Dr. C. Chan (Introduction)

Vancouver: Centennial Museum, 1971. Octavo. Illustrated Card Covers. Fine 72 pp.; map endpapers; Glossary; Bibliography; Histogram. Illustrations (b&20 of selections from 200+ ceramic jars drawn from... [read more] | $25.00

Dictionary of British Sculptors 1660-1851
Gunnis, Rupert

London: The Abbey Library, 8vo. Cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. A very nice copy of the Revised Edition, n.d. but circa 1964. Approximately 1700 entries, some illustrations and plates; index; 514 pp. Edges... [read more] | $20.00

Water-Colour Painting in Britain Vol. II : The Romantic Period
Hardie, Martin

London: B. T. Batsford Ltd., 1967. Second Edition. Small Folio. Cloth. Fine / Fine. This second volume (of 3) covers such artists as Turner, The Varleys, John Constable, The Norwich School, and Richard... [read more] | $30.00