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


Price:
$20.00

Symonds, John Addington
The Life of Michelangelo
NY: Modern Library, n.d.

Modern Library #49. Octavo. 544 pp. Original green cloth with dustjacket illustrated by E. McKnight Kauffer. VG+/VG, former owner stamp on half title page, else an unmarked copy, binding bright & solid; price-clipped jacket has small tear at bottom of front panel, spine slightly faded.
Inventory number #014306



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$300.00

Bosc, Ernest
Dictionnaire Raisonne d'Architecture et des sciences et arts qui s'y rattachent. 2nd Edition
Paris: Firmin-Didot, 1883

1883-1884. Second edition. Four volumes. Quarto. 551, 570, 575, 519 pp, a total of 40 chromolithographs throughout the four vols, profuse b/w illustrations in the text; bibliography. Text in French. Blue leather spine with blue pebble cloth boards, five raised bands with gilt rules, gilt spine lettering & gilt fleurons in three compartments, top edge marbled. A handsome set in VG condition - volumes are clean with no markings, bindings are tight, with light edgewear.
Inventory number #014305



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$100.00

Greenaway, Kate
Kate Greenaway's Birthday Book for Children: with Verses by Mrs. Sale Barker
London/NY: Frederick Warne & Co., n.d.

48mo. 126 pp; color frontispiec and 11 color plates. Tan cloth with title on front cover & spine with onlaid pasted color illustration framed by green border on frontcover, title on cover and spine, bevelled boards. A very good copy with no wear to covers; former owner name on front pastedown dated 1923; Presented to - "Janet C. Sargent, 298 Central Street, Auburndale, Mass"; a few names written in. Card laid in - "A heart full of love to dear Janet on her day, Sept. 2, 1923."
Inventory number #014304



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket: None


Price:
$375.00

Gallois, Emile. Preface by Maurice Genevoix
Provinces Francaises : Costumes Decoratifs
Paris: Editions Art et Architecture, 1937

#674 of 1000 copies. Small folio. [6] pp of text - preface & 4 pp list of plates; 40 pochoir plates [complete], loose as issued. Text in French. Cloth portfolio with blue-lettered cover with ties. Near Fine, plates are clean & bright with no toning; portfolio is clean with virtually no wear except for small ding at top edge of back cover.
Inventory number #014302



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


Price:
$85.00

Ross, Josephine
Beaton in Vogue [Review copy]
NY: Clarkson N. Potter, 1984

First American edition. Quarto. 240 pp; profuse color & b/w illustrations. Cloth with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket shows minimal edgewear. Review Copy - Publisher letter & five press photos laid in. Cecil Beaton (1904-1980) worked for Vogue for more than 50 years as photographer, fashion illustrator, social columnist, war correspondent, and travel writer. His photos offer an intimate perspective and social commentary on the lives of the rich and famous - Coco Chanel, Pablo Picasso, Gertrude Stein, Twiggy, Greta Garbo, Mick Jagger, Audrey Hepburn, Mae West, to name a few.
Inventory number #014301



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: New


Price:
$60.00

Schaffner, Ingrid
Accumulated Vision: Barry Le Va
Philadelphia: Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, 2005

Large quarto. 255 pp; profuse illustrations. Paperback with French flaps. New, a fine, unused copy. Exhibition catalog with essays by Rhea Anastas, Pamela M. Lee, Ingrid Schaffner, and Paul Virilio. Contemporary American sculptor and installation artist Barry Le Va is among the leading figures of post-studio and process art of the late 1960s. His abstract sculptures, installations, drawings, and editioned works are featured in major art collections around the world.
Inventory number #014300



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Barron, Stephanie & Maurice Tuchman
The Avant-Garde in Russia, 1910-1930: New Perspectives
Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1980

Quarto. 288 pp; profuse b/w illustrations. Paperback. VG, a clean, tight, unmarked copy; two corners gently bumped, page edges slightly yellowed, spine toned. Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, July 8 to Sept 28, 1980, and at Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC November 20, 1980 to February 1981.
Inventory number #014299



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$30.00

Shakespeare, William
The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet
NY: Heritage Press, 1935

Quarto. 125 pp; [8] color & numerous b/w illustrations by Sylvain Sauvage. Gilt-lettered black leather spine with light blue patterned boards, lacks slipcase. VG, a clean, unmarked copy, edges of covers rubbed, spine moderately worn, especially spine ends.
Inventory number #014296



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

Fontana, Oskar Maurus
Die Turme des Beg Begouja
Wien: Osterreichische Buchgemeinschaft, 1946

Austrian Book Club edition. Large octavo. 102 pp; b/w drawings by Alfred Kubin. Text in German. Illustrated paper-covered boards with gilt-lettered cloth spine. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; cover clean with no edge wear. One of the most successful books of the first post-war years in Austria.
Inventory number #014295



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

Grimm, Inge Maria
Felix der Fuchs
Wien: Jugend und Volk, 1965

First edition. Oblong quarto. 48 pp; color illustrations by Otto Stefferl Text in German. Illustrated laminated boards. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; bit of rubbing at spine ends.
Inventory number #014294



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

Lesznai, Anna
The Wanderings of the Little Blue Butterfly in Fairyland
Budapest: Corvina, 1978

First edition. Quarto. 22 pp; color illustrations by Anna Lesznai. Illustrated laminated boards. VG, a clean unmarked copy. Originally published in 1912. Anna Leznai (1885-1966) was a Hungarian-born American writer, painter, designer, and key figure in the Hungarian avant-garde.
Inventory number #014293



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$20.00

Artzybasheff, Boris
Seven Simeons. A Russian Tale
NY: Viking Press, 1937

First edition. Quarto. Unpaginated. Full of color drawings by Boris Artzybasheff. Light green cloth with illustrated endpapers, no dustjacket. VG, front & rear endpapers lightly foxed, else a clean copy, edges of front cover & spine faded, overall soiling.
Inventory number #014292



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Schiller, Friedrich
Avanturen des Neuen Telemachs, Oder, Leben und Exfertionen Koerners
Stuttgart: Deutsche Verlags-Anstalt, 1955

Quarto. Unpaginated ++Published on the 150th anniversary of the death of Friedrich Schiller. the epilogue was written by Hermann Seyboth
Inventory number #014291



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$20.00

Bodenheim, Nelly
ABC: de hond gaat mee, de kat blijft 't huis, piep zei de muis in 't Voorhuis
Leiden: A.W. Sijthoff, 1970

Reprint. Oblong octavo. Black & whie drawings by Nelly Bodenheim. Cream paper-covered boards. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers lightly soiled. First published in 1917. Nelly Bodenheim or Johanna Cornelia Hermana Bodenheim (27 May 1874 - 7 January 1951) was a Dutch illustrator known for her silhouettes. Title: "ABC: The dog goes along, the cat stays at home, peep said the mouse in the front house."
Inventory number #014290



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$275.00

Tietjens, Eunice & Janet Tietjens
The Jaw-Breaker's Alphabet
NY: Albert & Charles Boni, 1930

Oblong quarto. Unpaginated, wonderful b/w art deco illustrations of dinosaurs throughout. Illustrated paper-covered boards. Edges of boards moderately rubbed, front hinge tender. Alphabet stories in verse of extinct creatures by Eunice Tietjens (1884-1944) and her daughter Janet (1907-1990). Illustrations by Hermann Post.
Inventory number #014289



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$475.00

[Trade Catalogue] 1940's Furniture
Album of Photographs, Grosfeld House, 320 East 47th St, NY, NY
NY: Grosfeld House, 1942

Oblong quarto 8.5" H x 12" W. Hundreds of b/w plates in cloth-covered loose-leaf binder iwth gilt lettering on cover. VG, plates are clean & unmarked; cloth on binder spine is darkened & starting to chip but still solid. A rare catalog of this highly collectible furniture line. The catalog has sections for living rooms, bedrooms, dining rooms, and glassics. "Registered No. 426" is stamped inside the front cover. Grosfeld has stores in Chicago and Los Angeles. Includes Confidential Net Wholesale Price List, dated March 1, 1942.
Inventory number #014288



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$650.00

Barres, Maurice
Un Jardin sur l'Oronte
Paris: Javal et Bourdeaux, 1927

Limited edition, #109/490 copies on velin d'Arches paper. Small folio. 123 pp; illustrated with 17 watercolors, including frontispiece, by Andre Suréda, engraved on wood by Robert Dill, and decorated by the artist's headbands, initials, motifs and culs-de-lampe in black and gold. A fine copy in wraps in near fine chemise with sunned spine & lightly split at bottom. Paper-covered slipcase is VG, with one split corner extending mid way down spine. An extravagant and beautifully illustrated edition of this classic. Between travel diary and geopoetic introspection, this is a story about Maurice Barres' passion for the Orient: exoticism, poetry, spirituality, anecdotes.
Inventory number #014287



Binding:
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$40.00

Menu
Farewell Dinner - Home Lines. Italia, Saturday, January 6, 1961
: Home Lines, 1961

12" x 8.5". [4] pp; die-cut cover with watercolor drawing on cover, menu on p 3. Menu from Sun-Way Cruises New Year's Holiday Cruise for Saturday, January 6, 1961.
Inventory number #014286



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$36.00

Dobson, Meade C., Editor
Long Island : The Sunrise Homeland
NY: The Long Island Association, 1944

Thirteenth edition. Small quarto. 160 pp; illustrated with b/w photographs. Dark blue paperback with orange lettering and outline of Long Island on cover, blue & orange spine lettering. VG, closed tear at base of spine, light edgewear w/small corner loss, and light soil to back cover. This is an island-wide survey of boroughs, counties, cities, towns, villages and communities, published by the Long Island Association before the end of World War II.
Inventory number #014284



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$35.00

Trade Catalogue
Beals McCarthy & Rogers. Steel, Industrial Supplies
Buffalo, NY: Beals, McCarthy & Rogers, 1948

Quarto. xxxvi, 572 pp; full of b/w illustrations throughout; plus occasional two-color advertisements bound in of products distributed by Beals, McCarthy & Rogers. Red pebble cloth with gilt stamped lettering on cover & spine. VG, some light soiling to edges of text block, former owner name on front free endpaper else a solid, tight copy; spine gilt dull, one ding to bottom edge. A comprehensive catalogue featuring a wide range of tools - bolts, dies, drills, grinders, gauges, jacks, rivets, saws, screwdrivers, valves, wrenches, etc. from major manufacturers.
Inventory number #014282