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Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$75.00

Giles, Dorothy [Inscribed]
The Road Through Spain [with original box]
Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Co., 1929

Deluxe edition. Octavo. 408 pp; color frontispiece, numerous b/w plates; index; map on endpapers. Burgundy pictorial cloth with gilt-stamped lettering on cover & spine, in original glassine wrap with original box. VG book - clean & unmarked, glassine lightly chipped at edges. Box split at corners. In 1928, Dorothy Giles drove her own Ford across the Iberian Peninsula with a female friend. A native of Cold Spring, NY, she had studied art and languages at a high school in Garden City, Long Island. Prior to her Spanish road trip, she had published two books but she is chiefly remembered for her two travel books - this one and The Road Through Czechoslovakia (1930).
Inventory number #014388



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$65.00

Trade Catalogue
A Catalog of Good Iron Fences
Indianapolis: Enterprise Iron & Wire Fence Co., 1919

12" x 9". 36 pp; illustrated throughout. Staple-bound with illustrated wrappers. VG, dampstain at base of spine, visible on all pages, spine splitting. With original mailing envelope.
Inventory number #014382



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$60.00

Trade Catalogue
Entrance Gates for Country Places
NY: Anchor Post Iron Works, n.d.

One folded sheet 9" x 16" (8 unnumbered pp), several b/w photos, drawings. VG, minor soil.
Inventory number #014381



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

NYC Menu
Menu from Reuben's Restaurant New York
NY: Reubens, 1950

13" x 10". Fold-out menu and cocktail & liquor list. Illustrated cover. Good+, covers are toned, with hand soil and minor staining, light middle fold. Arnold Reuben founded his restaurant in 1908; it moved to 6 East 58th St in 1935 and is illustrated on the front, along with caricatures of 16 of the restaurant's celebrity customers. The menu is not dated - circa 1950's, based on prices. The menu offers 44 "famous sandwiches", each named for a celebrity, including Jack Benny, Judy Garland, Milton Berle, Ed Sullivan, and Jackie Gleason.
Inventory number #014367



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$30.00

Trade Catalogue
GKS Suntone Furniture. Catalog No. 6R
Evansville, IN: George Koch Sons, 1940

Quarto. 16 pp; profuse b/w photographs on every page showing the furniture. Staple bound with illustrated cover. Includes original order form, return envelope, and discount notice. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers show light soil. The catalog introduces Suntone, the company's new line of wrought iron furniture. Illustrated are table and chair sets, chaise lounge, small tables for lamps, plant stands, wall shelves, and more.
Inventory number #014366



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket: None


Price:
$275.00

Trade Catalogue
Illustrated Catalogue of Bottling Machinery, Brewer's Requisites, Aerated Water Machinery, Hotel and Bar Supplies, Etc.
London: L. Lumley & Co., Ltd., 1912

Quarto. xxiii, 672 pp; b/w illustrations on every page, a few enhanced with silver highlights; a few tipped-in specification sheets or multiple-pp catalogs, extensive 18-pp index. Tan cloth with brown stamped lettering on cover and spine; grommeted hole at top corner at spine for hanging on a string.
Inventory number #014365



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: None


Price:
$10.00

Donnelley, Gaylord
To Be a Good Printer: Our Four Commitments
Chicago: R.R. Donnelley & Sons, 1977

First edition. Octavo. xiii, 110 pp; frontispiece portrait of author & portraits of four family members. Gilt-stamped two-tone brown cloth. Fine, a clean, unmarked copy.
Inventory number #014357



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


Price:
$20.00

von Solodkoff, Alexander
Russian Gold and Silver
London: Trefoil Books, 1981

Square quarto. 238 pp; over 200 b/w & color illustrations; lists of makers; Russian town marks, index of marks & signatures; bibliography; index. Brown cloth with gilt-lettered spine with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a clean, unmarked copy. A well-illustrated history of Russian gold and silverwork from the 17th to 19th centuries.
Inventory number #014350



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


Price:
$15.00

Innes-Smtih, Robert
Notable Derbyshire Houses
Derby: Derbyshire Countryside Limited, 1972

Quarto. 135 pp; profuse b/w photographs with some in color. Red textured cloth with dustjacket; illustrated endpapers. VG/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; price-clipped jacket, spine toned and ends lightly chipped.
Inventory number #014345



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


Price:
$15.00

Tobias, Tobi
An Umbrella Named Umbrella
NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1976

First printing. Octavo. 45 pp; illustrated by Lady McCrady. Green cloth-backed boards with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a clean, unmarked copy; unclipped jacket lightly soiled. A Chinese paper umbrella, lost on the upper west side of New York City, passes through the hands of many people, including a cleaning matron, street gang, alcoholic vagrant, and piano teacher, before it gets home to its loving little mistress again.
Inventory number #014344



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


Price:
$10.00

McPhee, John
Irons in the Fire
NY: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1997

Octavo. 216 pp. Tan paper-covered hardcover with dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine, a clean, tight unmarked copy; jacket crisp with no wear. A collection of seven essays, originally appearing in The New Yorker.
Inventory number #014343



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$35.00

Fiell, Charlotte & Peter, ed.
Decorative Art 60s: A Source Book
Cologne: Taschen, 2000

Quarto. 575 pp; thousands of b/w & color illustrations; index. Text in English/German/French. Flexible binding. VG, a clean, unmarked copy with minimal cover wear. This is an excellent visual reference to the interiors and decorative arts of the 1960s. The editors have compiled highlights from the "Decorative Art" yearbooks published by Studio magazine.
Inventory number #014342



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

Drexler, Arthur
Transformations in Modern Architecture
NY: Distributed by New York Graphic Society, 1979

Quarto. 168 pp; 352 b/w photographs; list of architects. Paperback with deep gate fold illustrated covers. VG, a clean, unmarked copy. The exhibition on which this book is based took place at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, from February 23 - April 24, 1979.
Inventory number #014340



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$25.00

Bargiel-Harry, Rejane et al
La Petite Reine: le Velo en Affiches a la Fin du XIXeme: 31 mai-23 septembre 1979 au muse de l'Affiche
Paris: Musee de l'Affiche, 1979

Oblong quarto. Unpaginated, [50] pp, includes 110 images of bicycle posters, in color & b/w illustrations; bibliography. Text in French.. Paperback with bright yellow image on front cover. Near Fine, a tight, unmarked copy, tiny bump to bottom corner.
Inventory number #014339



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine


Price:
$15.00

Dain, Phyllis
The New York Public Library: A Universe of Knowledge
London: Scala Publishers, 2000

First edition. Octavo. 144 pp; numerous color & b/w illustrations. Glossy paperback. Near Fine, a long gift inscription of front free endpaper, else an unmarked copy. A richly illustrated history of the New York Public Library, founded in 1895.
Inventory number #014338



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


Price:
$15.00

Coddington, Grace with Michael Roberts
Grace: A Memoir
NY: Random House, 2012

First printing. Quarto. 333 pp; well-illustrated with color & b/w photographs. Orange paper-covered hardcover with dustjacket. Near Fine/VG, a clean, unmarked copy with tight binding; unclipped jacket with slight wear to bottom of spine. A memoir from Grace Coddington, Vogue's longtime creative director, and a former model.
Inventory number #014336



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$15.00

Parke-Bernet Galleries
French Provincial Furniture & French Garden Furniture and Statuary Assembled by Mme Renee Guibal, Haut du Val (near Versailles)
NY: Parke-Bernet Galleries, 1952

Octavo. 81 pp; b/w photographs of various items. 411 lots. Wraps. VG, minor toning to covers, one corner creased. Sale no. 1353, Wednesday & Thursday May 28-29, 1952.
Inventory number #014331



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$20.00

[Trade Catalogue] Dairy Equipment
Tubular "A" Cream Separators, Price List
West Chester, PA: Sharples Separator Co., n.d.

n.d., ca. 1909. Measures 6.25" x 3.5." 24 pp; lots of b/w & one color illustrations. Color illustrated wraps. VG, a clean, unmarked copy; covers bright, no wear. A sales promotion brochure demonstrating ease of use and labor saving, with illustrations showing women operating various models. Tubular A cream separators are designed to be used at dairies with up to 10 cows.
Inventory number #014324



Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Very Good


Price:
$75.00

[Ephemera] Rock & Roll
Family Dog Postcard. Crowds Bug You? 1967 Jul 1 Thursday Night Show John H. Myers
San Francisco: Family Dog Productions, 1967

5" H x 14" W. Avalon Ballroom Thursday night show promotion postcard designed by John H. Myers. 1967 July 1 Thursday Night Show. Illustrated stiff card. VG-, vertical creasing on right side, pin holes in corners; reverse side blank with no writing, lightly toned. Great psychedelic graphics.
Inventory number #014321



Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Fine
Jacket: Fine


Price:
$20.00

Mosley, Walter [Signed]
A Little Yellow Dog
NY: W.W. Norton, 1996

First printing. Octavo. 300 pp. Hardcover with dustjacket. Fine/Fine, a crisp unmarked copy; unclipped jacket shows no wear. Inscribed by author on title page. First issue of Ransom Notes, Barnes & Noble's mystery newsletter, laid in.
Inventory number #014314