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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: None


Price:
$350.00

White, Gleeson, editor
PRACTICAL DESIGNING: A Handbook on the Preparation of Working Drawings
London: George Bell and Sons, 1893

First edition. Octavo. viii, 327 pp; [2] folded leaves of plates; b/w illustrations. Dark blue cloth decorated & lettered in gilt on cover and spine. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy internally; the covers are clean & gilt bright; touch of rubbing to edge of backstrip on rear cover & two tiny red dots on rear cover. Binding design by Gleeson White. A stellar copy. Scarce.
Inventory number #013591



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$25.00

Gall, Sally. Foreword By Mark Strand
SUBTERRANEA
NY: Umbrage Editions, 2003

First edition. Square quarto. 79 pp; full-page b/w photographs. Black cloth with silver-lettered spine with dustjacket. Fine/Near Fine. Inscribed by Sally Gall, January 2003, on title page. A fresh, clean copy; jacket lightly rubbed in a few places, else no visible wear.
Inventory number #013551



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

Kozloff, Max
Eva Hesse: Paintings from 1960 to 1964
NY: Robert Miller Gallery, 1992

First edition. Square quarto. Unpaginated; 20 color plates. Illustrated boards. Near Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy; corners lightly rubbed, one corner has small rub.
Inventory number #013530



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: Near Fine


Price:
$50.00

Hicks, David
DAVID HICKS Garden Design
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1982

First edition. Quarto. 199 pp; loaded with b/w photographs. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a fresh, unmarked copy in crisp jacket.
Inventory number #013525



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Fifth Avenue Association
Fifty years on Fifth, 1907-1957
NY: Fifth Avenue Association, 1957

First edition. Quarto. vii, 162 pp; illustrated with b/w photographs; bibliography; index; section of ads. Paper-covered boards, illustrated endpapers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers show light wear to extremities. Celebrating fifty years of the Fifth Avenue Association, the book is divided into three sections - History of Fifth, Fabulous Fifth, and Vistas from Fifth. It includes a list of the directors of the Fifth Ave Association in 1957.
Inventory number #013511



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:
$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: 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: 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: 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: 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: None


Price:
$150.00

Tracy, Berry B. & William H. Gerdts
CLASSICAL AMERICA 1815-1845: An Exhibition at The Newark Museum
Newark, NJ: Newark Museum, 1963

First edition. Quarto. 212 pp; 295 objects described, many with b/w photographs; bibliography. Cloth in very good+ condition. A crisp, unmarked copy; ;white covers arte clean & bright, spine a biy darkened. Major exhibition catalogue of American decorative and fine arts of this period, with many high-quality examples. Includes furniture, silver, ceramics, glass, wallpaper & textiles, lamps, stoves & clocks, as well as the fine arts.
Inventory number #013418



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


Price:
$15.00

Macknight, Nancy, ed.
DEAREST ANDREW: Letters from V. Sackville-West to Andrew Reiber 1951-1962
London: Michael Joseph, 1980

First edition. Octavo. 127 pp; illustrated with b/w photographs & drawings. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket lightly foxed on reverse, short closed tear at top edge, edge of front flap creased.
Inventory number #013417



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


Price:
$60.00

Oswald, Adrian
ENGLISH BROWN STONEWARE 1670-1900
London: Faber and Faber, 1982

First edition. Octavo. 308 pp; 9 color & 96 b/w plates, one map; glossary; bibliography; index. Cloth with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; price-clipped jacket has light edgewear, spine sl. faded.
Inventory number #013415



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


Price:
$30.00

Montgomery, Pauline
Indiana Coverlet Weavers and Their Coverlets
Indianapolis: Hoosier Heritage Press, 1974

First edition. Quarto. vii, 138 pp; 16 color plates & numerous b/w photographs; index. Blue cloth with gilt lettered cover & spine with dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; jacket lightly rubbed and edgeworn. This is one of the first serious studies of jacquard coverlets; it is unique in its emphasis on the individual weavers,
Inventory number #013409



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$35.00

Callahan, Ashley & Dale L. Couch
New Discoveries in Georgia Painted Furniture
Athens, GA: Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, 2008

First edition. Quarto. 44 pp; color illustrations throughout; appendix; bibliography; checklist of the exhibition; notes. Paperback. Near Fine, a crisp, unused copy; stamp of former owner on inside front cover. Catalog of an exhibiition held January 26-April 27, 2008 at the Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, in Athens, GA.
Inventory number #013408



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$100.00

Grizzard, Lewis [Signed]
Barbecue, Grits & Peach Pie: Recipes and Recollections
Des Moines, IA: Register and Tribune Syndicate, 1982

First edition. Octavo. [32] pp. Illustrated cover. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy with no visible wear. Signed "Lewis Grizzard" on inside front cover.
Inventory number #013407



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$125.00

Weaver, Lawrence, ed.
THE HOUSE AND ITS EQUIPMENT
NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1912

First edition. Quarto. 212 pp [12] pp; 235 b/w photographs, floor plans & diagrams; index. Gilt-lettered brick cloth, top edge gilt. VG, attractive bookplate on front pastedown, else an unmarked copy; spine darkened with 1.5 inch abrasion & water stain on lower half, spine extremities rubbed, top corners bumped.
Inventory number #013402



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$45.00

French, Lillie Hamilton
THE HOUSE DIGNIFIED: Its Design, Its Arrangement and Its Decoration
NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1908

First edition. Small quarto. xiii, 157 pp; numerous b/w plates. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering & decoration, top edge gilt. VG copy.
Inventory number #013398



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$250.00

Pennell, Elizabeth Robins
THE FEASTS OF AUTOLYCUS: The Diary of a Greedy Woman
London / NY: John Lane / Merriam Co., 1896

First edition. Octavo. 264 pp. Decorated cloth with gilt lettering on cover and spine, top edge gilt, deckled edge. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, a few pp uncut; top corners & base of spine bumped, spine gilt dulled. "These papers were first published in the 'Pall Mall Gazette, ' under the heading, 'Wares of Autolycus.'"
Inventory number #013394