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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



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Sims, Patterson
Alexander Calder: A Concentration of Works from the Permanent Collection
NY: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1981

Quarto. 31 pp; numerous b/w photos. Illustrated stapled wraps. VG, a crisp, unmarked copy; covers lightly soiled.
Inventory number #013435



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Buhler, Kathryn C.
AMERICAN SILVER 1655-1825 in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1972

Two volumes in slipcase. Quarto. 708 pp; 689 illustrations; index. Half cloth in slipcase. Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy in ndar fine slipcase - appears unused.. "A detailed catalogue of more than 600 pieces of American silver by more than 150 known makers in the collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, which is unsurpassed in examples of New England manufacture. The catalogue is arranged geographically, then chronologically by makers' dates under place of origin." Arntzen
Inventory number #013432



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$75.00

James Templeton & Co.
Templeton Presents Carpets of Distinction
Glasgow: James Templeton & Company Limited, n.d.

ca. 1950. Folio. 82 pp; numerous tipped-in color plates. Navy blue cloth with gilt lettering on front cover & spine, illustrated endpapers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy.
Inventory number #013429



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$100.00

Duncan, Irma
THE TECHNIQUE OF ISADORA DUNCAN
NY: Kamin Publishers, n.d.

Not dated. Quarto. x, 35 pp; b/w illustrations. Light blue illustrated paperback. VG, former owner address label at top of title page, else a clean, unmarked copy; cover edges lightly toned, corner of back cover gently creased. Published after Isadora Duncan's death in 1927 by Irma Duncan, one of the famous Duncan dancers who started studying with Isadora at the age of six, and later, with Isadora's permission, took Isadora's name. Cover photograph by Arnold Genthe. Foreword by Mary Fanton Roberts. Printed in Austria by Karl Piller, Wien VIII.
Inventory number #013427



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$60.00

Morrison. A.G.
Drapery, Interior Decoration and Architecture: A Practical Hand-book for the Dealer, Decorator and the Workroom
NY: T.A. Cawthra & Co., 1906

4to. 139 pp; 245 b/w photos, drawings & plans, 33 pp of advertisements. Dark green cloth with gilt lettering on cover. VG, former owner name on front pastedown, else an unmarked copy; cover has light wear to spine ends & corners, light spotting to cloth at edges of front cover
Inventory number #013425



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$20.00

Levi-Strauss, Monique, Frederique Delbecq & Madeleine Delpierre
La Mode du Chale Cachemire en France
Paris: Musee de La Mode et Du Costume, 1982

First edition. Octavo. 79 pp; 28 color & b/w illustrations; catalogue; bibliography. Text in French. Paperback.Near FIne, a clean, unmarked copy, tight binding, minor edgewear.
Inventory number #013422



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


Price:
$25.00

Chropovsky, Bohuslav
Krasa Slovienskeho Sperku
Bratislava: Pallas, 1978

Octavo. 121 pp; 67 color & b/w photographs. Text in Slovak, French, German & Russian. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket with light edgewear, delamination along spine. Archaeological finds in Slovakia.
Inventory number #013421