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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


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. Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. This exhibition features the work of Dutch typographer and book designer, Willem Sandberg (1897-1984), including his books, posters and catalogues.
Inventory number #014606



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Handel Company, Meriden, Conn
Handel Lamps and Fixtures
Washington Mills, NY: Gilded Age Press, 1978

Octavo. 15 pp; b/w illustrations. Yellow stiff card wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy. Facsimile reprint of catalog originally published by The Handel Company, ca. 1905. Laid in: ca. 1905 Handel Lamp Catalog Price Guide.
Inventory number #014605



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Adlmann, Jan Ernst
VIENNA MODERNE: 1898-1918 An Early Encounter between Taste and Utility
Houston: Sarah Campbell Blaffer Gallery, 1978

Small quarto. 96 pp; profusely illustrated in b/w and color; biographies of designers; marks; bibliography. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; spine lightly toned. Catalogue of exhibition organized by the Sarah Campbell Glaffer Gallery.
Inventory number #014601



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Hart Schaffner & Marx
Style Book for Men, Young Men and Boys. Autumn and Winter 1923-24
Chicago / NY: Hart Schaffner & Marx, 1923

Octavo. 20 pp; 16 full-page color illustrations. Color pictorial wraps. VG, some illustrations out of register (blurry), a few smudges on title page & last page, small stain to fore edge of most pp; cover edges chipped, cover image bright. Name of local merchant - Dan A. Donahue, Salem - on front cover.
Inventory number #014599



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$65.00

E.T. Burrowes Co.
Burrowes' Wire Screens for Windows and Doors
Portland, ME: E.T. Burrowes Co., 1897

Quarto. 30 pp; illustrated with engravings and halftones. Color pictorial stiff paper wraps with original stamped, addressed mailing envelope. VG, marginal stain at top corner affecting all pp & covers, tiny stain on back cover, else a clean, unmarked copy. Features and describes all components of the company's sliding wire window screens and screen doors - the type of wire netting, screws, wood, etc. and illustrates various models. Also 10 pp of testimonials, illustrated with b/w photograph of mansions around the country. "Screening good houses is our specialty" - slogan on back cover.
Inventory number #014597



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$60.00

Trade Catalogue
Designs for Living: A Home Decorator's Handbook
Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company, 1936

Quarto. 38 pp; color illustrations throughout. Color illustrated wraps, staples removed & now bound with thin cord. VG, an unmarked copy, light stain to bottom corner of pp 2-8 - does not affect cover; cover has light edgewear, scratch on back cover. Includes letter from director, creative design, 25 cent coupon, payment plan, list of stores in Rhode Island that sell Pittsburgh paint products, and business reply card - all in fine condition.
Inventory number #014596



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$65.00

E.I. du Pont de Nemours
Home Painting and Color Guide Special Feature: Lucille Ball Redecorates Her Home
Wilmington, DE: E.I. du Pont de Nemours, 1961

n.d., ca. 1961. Quarto. 45 pp; color illustrations throughout. Color illustrated stapled wrap. VG, a clean, unmarked copy. A color guide for painting the home - interiors and exterior. Illustrates different color schemes, features different types of paint, and shows all available colors. Also several pp showing how to paint, with useful information. Geared to the woman - Special feature - Lucille Ball redecorates her home, with Ms Ball appearing on the cover, and page 1.
Inventory number #014595



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Disney, Dorothy Cameron
Crimson Friday
NY: Dell Publishing, 1943

12mo [6.5" x 4.25"]. 288 pp. Color illustrated paperback. VG, pages toned; covers with light edgewear. Dell no. 137 mass market. A Dell "mapback."
Inventory number #014594



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$50.00

Goldfeld, Abraham
Practices and Experiences of the Lavanburg Homes
NY: Fred L. Lavanburg Foundation, 1937

Second edition. Octavo. 16 pp; b/w photos, floorplan. Printed stiff card covers. VG, an unmarked copy except for library pocket (Regional Plan Association Library) on inside back cover; shallow chip to top edge of back cover, light soil. First published in 1934. The Fred L. Lavanburg Foundation was established in 1927 as a low-income, non-profit housing corporation for families with children who were unable to find housing elsewhere. The Lavanburg Homes opened at 124-142 Goerck St (renamed Baruch Place) on the Lower East Side in December 1927, a six-story building containing 113 apartments; it had a large screened playground on the roof. OCLC locates several copies of this edition.
Inventory number #014589



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Karl, Johann
Aus Munchner Kunstler-Ateliers
Munich: Selbstverlag des Verfassers, 1930

Band 6. Octavo. 127 pp; illustrated with 128 b/w photographs. List of artists. Text in German. Illustrated paperback with cover title by Ludwig Hohlwein. VG, a clean, umarked copy.
Inventory number #014588



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Karl, Johann
Aus Munchner Kunstler-Ateliers
Munich: Selbstverlag des Verfassers, 1929

Band 5. Octavo. 84 pp; illustrated with 110 b/w photographs. List of artists. Text in German. Illustrated paperback with cover title by Ludwig Hohlwein. VG, a clean, umarked copy.
Inventory number #014587



Binding: Card
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$75.00

Trade Card
Trade Card - No. 116. Cost About $1,500
Chicago: Wm. A. Radford, 1904

Die-cut folding color trade card. 3.25" x 5". Color illustration of Victorian house on front, blueprint on back. House No. 116 - cost about $1,500. Width of house - 25 ft, 6 in./ Length of house - 40 ft 6 in., exclusive of porches. "This is not only a beautiful picture, but a practical house, accurately illustrated. Blue prints, together with a complete set of typewritten specifications, can be secured for only $5.00.
Inventory number #014585



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$10.00

Arnason, H.H.
Theodore Roszak
Minneapolis / NY: Walker Art Center in Collaboration with Whitney Museum of Art, 1956

Quarto. 54 pp; 5 color & numerous b/w illustrations. Illustrated paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy.
Inventory number #014581



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

Pattison, James William, editor
Fine Arts Journal. September 1911
Chicago: Fine Arts Journal, 1911

Volume 25, Number 3. Quarto. pp 131-192; numerous b/w illustrations, advertisements. Printed illustrated wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers with light edgewear. Contains 16-pp article on houses constructed with hollow tile for fire proofing, including 15 b/w photos of houses constructed with hollow tile, noting location and architect.
Inventory number #014579



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$100.00

Oikonomides, Nicolas, editor
Studies in Byzantine Sigillography
Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 1987

First edition. Octavo. 119 pp, some b/w photographs. Text in English, French and German. Paperback. Near Fine, a clean unmarked copy; spine toned. This volume is mainly composed of papers delivered at the first international colloquium on Byzantine sigillography, held at Dumbarton Oaks in August 1986 on the occasion of the 17th International Congress of Byzantine Studies.
Inventory number #014578



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$40.00

Rounds, Glen
Lumbercamp: Being the Life and Good Times of the new Whistle Punk at Camp Fifteen up Horse Crick Way, with many drawings made on the scene by the Author
NY: Holiday House, 1937

First edition. Octavo. 116 pp; many b/w drawings by the author, map on endpapers. Original cloth-backed wood boards lettered in red on spine & cover. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; spine darkened. Glen Harold Rounds (1906-2002), an American author and illustrator, was the recipient of more than 25 literary awards over his 60-year career. He wrote a wide variety of fiction and non-fiction, all of it written for children and young adults.
Inventory number #014577



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


Price:
$20.00

James, Betty
London on Sunday. A Sort of Guide Book
London: B.T. Batsford, 1964

First edition. Small octavo. 184 pp; illustrated with drawings by John Cooper; index. Burgundy cloth with gilt-lettered spine in dustjacket. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket with small chip to top edge of front cover, spine lettering faded. A fun, light-hearted guide to Sundays in London in the mid-sixties.
Inventory number #014576



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$30.00

Ephemera
After Dinner Tricks & Puzzles with Your Seal Brand Coffee
: Chase & Sanborn, 1896

5" x 3.5". 12 pp; numerous illustrations. Attractive chromolithograph covers, staple bound. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers clean & bright, tiny nick to fore edge. A promotional piece for Chase & Sanborn coffee, with 36 puzzles to play while sipping after dinner coffee. OCLC locates 4 copies
Inventory number #014574



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$25.00

Bettmann Archive
Bettmann Panopticon
NY: Bettmann Archive / Daly & Max Studio, 1963

5" x 5". [96] pp of b/w illustrations. Color illustrated covers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; light edgewear, short edge tear on back cover. OCLC locates 3 copies
Inventory number #014573



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$25.00

Schreiner, Olive
So Here Then are Dreams
East Aurora, NY: Roycroft, 1901

First edition. Quarto. 82 pp; with initials, borders and ornaments designed by Saint Gerome with spread title pages printed in orange ink, also designed by Saint Gerome. Red suede-backed boards with leather spine label, title & author on front cover. Good - interior is clean & unmarked except for three small pressed leaves; gray papered-covered boards soiled, spine darkened & rubbed with small loss at top.
Inventory number #014570