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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

Beach, Stewart
THEATRE Magazine, February 1931
Jamaica, NY: Theatre Magazine Company, 1931

Small folio. 72 pp; numerous b/w photographs. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; top & bottom corners wavy due to moisture, small loss near front cover bottom corner & first 4 pp where pages had been stuck together. The cover features Edith Barrett in Mrs. Moonlight by Franz Felix.
Inventory number #013487



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

Rae, Isobel
CHARLES CAMERON: Architect to the Court of Russia
London: Elek Books, 1971

First edition. Quarto. 111 pp; 32 b/w illustrations; bibliography; index. Cloth with gilt-lettered spine with dustjacket. VG/VG, small spot of tape residue on front flyleaf, else an unmarked copy; jacket shows moderate wear with small tear & creases to fore edge, top corner & spine ends lightly chipped. Illustrated biography of the Scottish architect who became the favorite designer of Catherine the Great.
Inventory number #013484



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$50.00

Percival, MacIver
THE CHINTZ BOOK
London: William Heinemann, 1923

Quarto. xvi, 103 pp + 4 tipped-in color plates with tissue guards & 32 b/w plates; appendix; glossary. Two-tone cloth with paper labels on cover and spine in dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, tight, unmarked copy, incl. covers & paper labels, page edges lightly foxed; jacket with 2 large edge chips & repaired jagged tear on front cover, approx 1-in. loss to spine ends. The book features many examples of English, French and Indian chintz.
Inventory number #013483



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Adams, Frederick B., Jr, Elmer Adler, Alfred Stanford & John T. Winterich
The Colophon New Series. A Quarterly for Bookmen. Summer 1938. Volume III, Number 3
NY: Pynson Printers, 1938

Octavo. pp 335-476; several b/w illustrations. Decorative cloth-covered boards. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; old dampstain at bottom edge of front & rear covers, bottom edge of first 25 pp shows minor wrinkling; else covers clean & unmarked.
Inventory number #013479



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Adams, Frederick B., Jr, Elmer Adler, Alfred Stanford & John T. Winterich
The Colophon New Series. A Quarterly for Bookmen. Autumn 1937. Volume II, Number 4
NY: Pynson Printers, 1937

Octavo. pp 481-628; 1 color & several b/w illustrations, index. Decorative cloth-covered boards. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers lightly soiled.
Inventory number #013478



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Adams, Frederick B., Jr, Elmer Adler, Alfred Stanford & John T. Winterich
The Colophon New Series. A Quarterly for Bookmen. Summer 1937. Volume II, Number 3
NY: Pynson Printers, 1937

Octavo. pp 311-480; 4 color plates & several b/w illustrations, index. Decorative cloth-covered boards. Near Fine, a crisp, clean, unmarked copy; minor rub at base of spine, else unmarked.
Inventory number #013477



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Adams, Frederick B., Jr, Elmer Adler, Alfred Stanford & John T. Winterich
The Colophon New Series. A Quarterly for Bookmen. Winter 1937. Volume II, Number 2
NY: Pynson Printers, 1937

Octavo. pp 159-310; several b/w illustrations, index. Decorative cloth-covered boards. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers lightly soiled, light stain along bottom edge of rear cover.
Inventory number #013476



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Adler, Elmer, Alfred Stanford & John T. Winterich, editors
The Colophon New Series. A Quarterly for Bookmen. Autumn 1935, Volume 1, Number 2
NY: Pynson Printers, 1935

Octavo. pp 167-315. Illustrated paper-covered boards. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers lightly soiled, spine toned, small pull at base of spine, title page top corner lightly creased.
Inventory number #013475



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$35.00

Sillem, Anthony
The Barrow in Newport Court. A memoir of the rare book Trade
Hastings, East Sussex: Hungry Hornet Press, 2011

First edition. Octavo. xii, 154 pp. Black cloth with silver-lettered spine in dustjacket. VG/VG, gift inscription to bookseller Jack Nessel on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked, binding tight; jacket shows minor waviness at top edge.
Inventory number #013473



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$150.00

Maeterlinck, Maurice
THE BLUE BIRD: A Fairy Play in Six Acts
NY: Dodd, Mead, 1911

First Illustrated American edition. Quarto. xvi, 211 pp; 25 tipped-in color plates by F. Cayley Robinson. Pictorial blue cloth with gilt-lettered cover and spine, top edge gilt. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, fore edge of one page has large chip due to careless opening.
Inventory number #013472



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: New


Price:
$35.00

Contensou, Bernadette et al
MEUBLES, 1920-1937
Paris: Musee d'Art Moderne de la ville de Paris, 1986

Octavo. 79 pp plus biographies of designers; profusely illustrated in color & b/w. Text in French. Color pictorial wraps. Fine, a crisp, tight, unused copy. This catalogue accompanied an exhibition of furniture from 1920 to 1937; Contains pieces by Jacques Adnet, Andre Arbus, Edouard Benedictus, Maurice Champion, Pierre Chareau, Ivan da Silva Bruhns, Michel Dufet, Jean Dunand, Paul Follot, Albert Guenot, Jules Leleu, Eugene Printz, Ruhlmann, Albert Simonet, Louis Sognot, and others.
Inventory number #013470



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$35.00

Musee de la Monnaie
Louis XV: Un Moment de Perfection de l'art Francais
Paris: Hotel de la Monnaie, 1974

Quarto. lxvi, 682 pp; numerous color & b/w photographs. Text in French. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, top corner & base of spine gently bumped. Exhibition catalogue.
Inventory number #013469



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: New
Jacket: New


Price:
$200.00

Boccador, Jacqueline
Le Mobilier Francais du Moyen Age a la Renaissance
Saint-Just-en-Chaussee: Editions d'art Monelle Hayot, 1988

Quarto. 342 pp with 278 color & b/w illustrations; index; bibliography. Text in French. Gray cloth with gilt-lettered spine with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a crisp, tight, unmarked copy; jacket glossy & bright with no wear.
Inventory number #013468



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$20.00

Hillier, Bevis
ART DECO: The Minneapolis Institute of Arts July 8 - September 5, 1971
Minneapolis: Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1971

First edition. Square octavo. 224 pp; 16 color plates, over 300 illustrations in b/w; bibliography. Paperback, patterned endpapers. A fine, unmarked copy, covers bright & glossy, light crease in center of spine. Comprehensive exhibition of the Art Deco period -- includes furniture, silver, ceramics, glass, paintings/drawings, books/bindings, posters, costumes, textiles, jewelry, architecture/interior design, plastics. Published by Minneapolis Institute of Arts, not E.P. Dutton.
Inventory number #013464



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$30.00

Wilk, Christopher
MARCEL BREUER: Furniture and Interiors
NY: Museum of Modern Art, 1981

First printing. Small quarto. 192 pp; 199 b/w illustrations; bibliography. Paperback. Near Fine, a crisp, unmarked, tight copy, covers bright & glossy. The first comprehensive study of Breuer's furniture & interiors; companion to the 1981 MOMA exhibition. Exhibition brochure laid in; errata slip taped to front flyleaf.
Inventory number #013463



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$100.00

Golden Gate International Exposition, Department of Fine Arts
Decorative Arts: Official Catalog, Department of Fine Arts, Division of Decorative Arts - Golden Gate International Exposition, San Francisco 1939
San Francisco: Golden Gate International Exposition, 1939

Quarto. 107 pp. Catalogue of 968 items, with many illustrated with b/w photos. Original decorative wrappers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers show light wear at head & tail of spine & along edge of spine. A landmark catalog of this period,
Inventory number #013460



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$75.00

Porter, Allan
CAMERA. June 1981. No. 6
Munich: Herring, Publishers, 1981

Quarto. 48 pp; many b/w photographs. Paperback. VG+, a clean, tight, unmarked copy; minor edgewear, faint old price in upper corner of front cover. This issue features "Soviet Photography Between the Wars 1917-1941.: Cover by Alexander Rodchenko.
Inventory number #013450



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$60.00

Paris. Centre Georges Pompidou. Catalog by Pontus Hulten et al.
Paris-Moscou, 1900-1930
Paris: Centre Georges Pompidou, 1979

First edition. Quarto. 580 pp; profuse b/w & color photographs; biographies & bibliographies. Text in French. Paperback. VG, rear corner of spine bumped, small edge tear, binding crack at pp 560, spine edge lightly rubbed, minor edgewear. No internal marks. Catalogue of an exhibition organized by the Ministry of Culture of the USSR and the Centre Georges Pompidou, and held at the Centre from May 31 to November 5, 1979.
Inventory number #013447



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: New


Price:
$25.00

Kaldeway, Gunnar A.
WILLEM SANDBERG From the Netherlands: Typographer, Designer: Books, Posters and Catalogues
NY: Center for Book Arts, 1988

Square octavo. 31 pp; b/w illustrations. Paperback. A new, unused copy. This exhibition features the work of Dutch typographer and book designer, Willem Sandberg (1897-1984), including his books, posters and catalogues.
Inventory number #013446



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: Very Good


Price:
$60.00

Weill, Alain
PARISIAN FASHION: La Gazette du Bon Ton, 1912-1925
Paris: Bibliotheque de L'image, 2000

First edition. Small quarto. 189 pp, roughly 85 color illustrations. Text in English, French and German. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine.
Inventory number #013443