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Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

Gilborn, Craig
DURANT: The Fortunes and Woodland Camps of a Family in the Adirondacks
Blue Mountain Lake, NY: Adirondack Museum, 1986

Second printing. Quarto. 170 pp; 101 b/w photographs; fold-out map; sources; appendices; index. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers have minor soiling, spine slightly sunned. This book tells of a prominent New York family and of the "grand camps" that were built by members of the family in the Adirondacks during the last quarter of the 19th century.
Inventory number #013537



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$50.00

Hulten, Pontus, Editor
Paris 1937-Paris 1957: Creations en France : [exposition], Centre Georges Pompidou, 28 mai-2 novembre 1981
Paris: Centre Georges Pompidou, 1981

Quarto. 527 pp; profuse b/w & color photographs; biographies & bibliographies. Text in French. Paperback. Near Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy. Catalog of an exhibition held at the Centre Georges Pompidou from 28 may to 2 november 1981.
Inventory number #013523



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Ciardi, John
AN ALPHABESTIARY
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1966

Quarto. Unpaginated, illustrations by Milton Hebald. Green cloth with gilt-lettered spine, embossed image of zebra on cover, paper-covered slipcase with paper label. VG, gift inscription on first blank page, else a crisp, unmarked copy; slipcase intact with minor wear, spine sl. sunned.
Inventory number #013509



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$10.00

Mengel, Willi
Ottmar Mergenthaler and the Printing Revolution
Brooklyn, NY: Mergenthaler Linotype Co, 1954

Octavo. 63 pp; color tipped-in portrait of Mergenthaler on blank page between half and title page; numerous line drawings. Hardcover. VG, a crisp, unmarked copy; gilt lettering on spine mostly rubbed off, corner tips gently bumped & rubbed, tiny nick to bottom edge. Published on the centenary of the birth of Ottmar Mergenthaler, inventor of the linotype machine.
Inventory number #013508



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$15.00

Knopf, Alfred A.
Some Random Recollections: An Informal Talk Made at the Grolier Club, New York. 21 October 1948
NY: Typophiles, 1949

Limited to 1250 copies. Twelvemo. 41 pp. Red cloth with gilt-lettered cover & spine. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; spine sl. darkened. Book designed by W.A. Dwiggins and printed & bound by The Plimpton Press, Norwood, MA. The type is Arcadia, designed by Dwiggins and used here in a book for the first time. Typophile Chapbook no. 22
Inventory number #013506



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

McGarvey, Elsie S.
The Delights of Fine Fashion: Costumes from the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Philadelphia: Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1979

Quarto. [32] pp; fully illustrated with 22 full-page color photographs. Stapled wraps. VG+, a clean, unmarked copy; minor rubbing along spine, gentle bend to upper corner.
Inventory number #013498



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: New


Price:
$50.00

Vreeland, Diana & Stella Blum
AMERICAN WOMEN OF STYLE An Exhibition Organized by Diana Vreeland
NY: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1975

Oblong octavo. [36] pp; numerous b/w illustrations. Paperback. Fine, a crisp, unmarked copy; covers with no wear. Catalogue of an exhibition organized by Diana Vreeland for the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan. "This is not a dress show. This is an exhibition to project, through the beholder's imagination, a vision of ten American women of style." DV. The women are Elsie de Wolfe, Mrs. Charles Dana Gibson, Consuelo, Duchess of Marlborough, Mrs. John W. Garrett, Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, Isadora Duncan, Mercedes de Acosta, Irene Castle, Millicent Rogers, and Josephine Baker.
Inventory number #013497



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Decorative Arts Program of the American Federation of Arts.
Threads of History: the romance of fibers, natural and man-made, and the art of their use in decorative Textiles
NY: The American Federation of Arts, 1965

Square quarto. 53 pp; numerous b/w illustrations; bibliography. Paperback. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; light wear to spine ends & corners.
Inventory number #013494



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: New


Price:
$20.00

Kurtze, Henry & Mark Kurtze (photos)
On your bike : a graffiti tour of East End London
Adelaide: South Australia Newstyle Media, 2016

Square octavo. 60 pp; profuse color & b/w photographs. Paperback. An unused, new copy.
Inventory number #013491



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Rose, Philip S. editor
The Country Gentleman. Vol. 94, No. 10. October 1929
Philadelphia: Curtis Publishing Co., 1929

Small folio. 164 pp; profuse b/w & color illustrations. Stapled wraps. VG, an unmarked copy, old mailing label on front cover, one staple with rust stains, light edge wear including short tear to fore edge of last 24 pp & cover; , overall light cover soil.
Inventory number #013490



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00


The Country Gentleman. Vol. 92, No. 8. August 1927
Philadelphia: Curtis Publishing Co., 1927

Small folio. 116 pp; profuse illustrations. Stapled wraps. VG, an unmarked copy, 3 pp with edge tears, one extending far into text; old mailing label & small brown stain on front cover, minor edge wear, small tear at one staple, overall light cover soil.
Inventory number #013489



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:
$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: 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