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1 Adams, Henry & Francis Henry Taylor & Samuel Chamberlain Mont-saint-michel And Chartres; With A New Introduction By Francis Henry Taylor And Photographs By Samuel Chamberlain, 1957 Edition
New York The Heritage Press 1957 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Samuel Chamberlain 
B&W Illustrations; 7 x 10 x 1 1/2; xx, 349 pages; LIMITED EDITION, #1187/1500, SIGNED BY THE ILLUSTRATOR, PHOTOGRAPHER SAMUEL CHAMBERLAIN, ON THE COLOPHON PAGE. Hard cover is buckram, with black box, with gold lettering, on spine. Pages are clean and tigth; appears as if unused. 2 piece slip case, with some bumping and rubbing. Slip case has green and blue marbled paper covering, with paper paste down on the spine. Illustrated with b/w photographs, by Chamberlain, made at Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres and elswehere in France. Magnificent photographs which evoke the wonders of each of these outstanding medieval buildings. Oversized, 4#. ; Signed by Photographer 
Price: 47.75 USD
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2 Alain-Fournier Le Grand Meaulnes. The Wanderer. Translated From The French By Francoise Delisle With An Introduction By Henri Peyre And Illustrations By Dignimont.
New York Limited Editions Club 1958 First Edition Thus Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Illustrated by Andre Dignimont 
Signed, Limited, Numbered Edition Series; Color Illustrations; 10.25 X 6.75 X 1 inches; xxx, 232 pages; SIGNED BY ILLUSTRATOR, ANDRE DIGNIMONT, AND NUMBERED COPY #1187/1500 ON COLOPHON PAGE. Hard cover is blue and white linen with a paste down on the spine. Ages are clean and tight; appears as if never used. Illustrated with pen, pencil, and wash drawings by Andre Dignimont hand-colored in the studio of Walter Fischer. 'Poised between youthful admiration and adult resignation, Alain-Fournier s compelling narrator carries the reader through this evocative and unbearably poignant portrayal of desperate friendship and vanished adolescence'. This is from a limited edition printing of 1500. Slip case has very faint rubbing and sunning, blue with paste down on spine. Extra heavy, 3.1#. ; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 37.25 USD
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3 Alexander, Richard D. Playin' Cowboy The Coontail Blue and Other Horse Tales
Manchester, MI Woodlane Farm Books 2006 0971231443 / 9780971231443 First Edition Hardcover New in New dust jacket Illustrated by Richard Alexander 
B&W Illustrations; 9 x 11 x 1 1/4; xii, 321 pages; SIGNED BY AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR ON TITLE PAGE. Blue hardcover has gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. DJ has faint rubbing; in a mylar cover. Extensively illustrated by the author with charming b/w drawings from many disciplines of riding. "...lifetime accumulation of stories, essays, verses, songs and drawings...There are serious and sad stories that may elicit a tear, light-hearted ones likely to make the reader chuckle, and acounts of famous horses and horse events..." oversized, 4#. Scarce and delightful title that any horseperson will appreciate. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 37.75 USD
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4 Blocksma, Mary Lake Lover's Year A Writer Learns to Paint
Bay City, MI Beaver Island Arts 2001 0970857500 / 9780970857507 First Edition First Printing; Soft Cover Near Fine Illustrated by Mary Blocksma 
Color Illustrations; 9 X 6.10 X 0.50 inches; 144 pages; SIGNED AND INSCRIBED ON TITLE PAGE BY AUTHOR. Soft cover has minor shelf wear and rubbing. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Red spine with white lettering. Signed '? ? Jan---Best Wishes on printing your new book! Mary Blocksma'. Over 100 watercolor paintings of the Great Lakes by the author/artist. Paintings and journal entries cover locations from the northern tip of the lower peninsula of Michigan, not far from the Mackinaw Bridge, south to Saugatuck, an artists' colony on the southern coast of Lake Michigan. See why Michigan has rightly been called 'A Winter/Water Wonderlad.' ; Signed by Author 
Price: 46.75 USD
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5 Cherry, David A. Imagination The Art and Technique of David A. Cherry
Norfolk, Virginia, USA The Donning Company 1987 0898655633 / 9780898655636 Soft Cover Very Good+ Illustrated by David A. Cherry 
AUTHOR SIGNED. Soft cover is heavy, glazed paper. Black spine with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight. Signed by the author/artist, with a short inscription, on title page; dated 1-16-88. lavishly illustrated with mostly color pictures by the highly regarded artist. David A. Cherry (1949) is an American artist, primarily in the science fiction and fantasy genres. He has been nominated eleven times for Hugo Awards, and 18 times for Chesley Awards (with 8 wins). He is a past president of the Association of Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists.This book" Imagination: The Art & Technique of David A. Cherry"is a collection of Cherry's own work and description of his techniques. He was nominated for a Hugo Award for best non-fiction book in 1988. a must have for fans of science fiction/science fantasy art. ; Color Illustrations; 0.4 x 10.7 x 8.4 Inches; 111 pages; Cover has minor scuffing; previous owner's name/bookplate is stamped inside front cover. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 26.50 USD
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6 Edward George Bulwer Lytton The last days of Pompeii
New York Printed for the Members of the Limited Editions Club At the Last Days of Limited Editions Club At the Officina Bodoni 1956 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Kurt Craemer 
Limited, Signed, Numbered Edition Series; Color Illustrations; 8.20 X 5.60 X 1.30 inches; xxi, 513 pages; SIGNED AND NUMBERED 1187/1500 ON COLOPHON PAGE BY THE ARTIST [CRAEMER] AND PRINTER [MARDERSTEIG]. Hard cover is bound in full light gray Italian linen with a Pompeii design in a darker grey. Very slight rubbing to covers, pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Paper is high quality, Muslianco paper, printed at the Officina Bodoni, Verona and illustrated with woodcuts by Kurt Craemer from designs he saw in Pompeii. Slip case is grey with paste down on spine. Slight rubbing. Classic Victorian tale of the last days of Pompeii. From poets to flower-girls, gladiators to Roman tribunes, here is a plausible story of their lives, their loves, and the tragic fate that awaited them. Extra heavy, 4#. ; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 77.75 USD
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7 Fern, Alan, Essay (annotated By Leonard Baskin) Leonard Baskin
Washington, D. C. Smithsonian Insstitution / National Collection of Fine Srts 1970 First Edition (?) Softcover Very Good+ Illustrated by Leonard Baskin 
Soft cover is tan with white lettering on front. Pages are clean and tight. SIGNED BY LEONARD BASKIN on the half title page. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with 62 b/w illustrations by Baskin. Leonard Baskin ( 1922 2000) the son of a rabbi, was an American sculptor, book-illustrator, wood-engraver, printmaker, graphic artist, writer and teacher. His public commissions include a bas relief for the impressive Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial in Washington DC and a bronze statue of a seated figure, erected in 1994 at the Holocaust Memorial in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Many museums hold works by him. Sections include: catalog of the exhibition; biographical note; bibliography. ; Exhibition Catalogue Series; B&W Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 76 pages; Cover has light shelf wear and sunning; rubbing on spine. 1/2" greyish mark on the cover; shallow crease in the upper right corner of the cover. ; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 95.00 USD
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8 Gillette, Bill & Ed Marston A Passion for Ranching Colorado's Wet Mountain Valley Heritage
Englewood, CO Westcliffe Publishers 2006 1565795318 / 9781565795310 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Bill Gillette 
Map & Color & B/W Photographs; 12 X 10.20 X 0.70 inches; 96 pages; AUTHOR SIGNED AND INSCRIBED ON FRONT END PAPER. Hard cover is oblong shaped, brown with brown blind stamping on front, gold lettering on spine. DJ is price clipped, has minor rubbing, edge wear; in a mylar cover. The maginficent color photographs and text are by Gillette. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Color, regional map on page 4, rest of pages are full of mostly color photographs. "For more than a century, the Wet Mountain Valley of south-central Colorado has been home to ranching. Here, generations of families have made their living raising crops and cattle at the base of he dramatic Sangre de Cristo Range, forging a livelihood in on of Colorado's most pristine locations. In this collection of stunning photographs, renowned photographer Bill Gillette captures the modern legacy of the Wet Moutnain Valley, documenting a way of life that is integral not only to Colorado's history, but to its present and future". Oversized, 4#. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 29.50 USD
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9 Hanson, Bill A Shoulder To Lean On: Photographs and Essays Celebrating Fathers with Their Children
Austin, TX Bright Books Inc 1998 1880092425 / 9781880092422 First Edition First Printing; Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Bill Hanson 
Hard cover is purple with silver lettering on spine. Gray/tan flecked end papers. AUTHOR SIGNED AND INSCRIBED ON TITLE PAGE. Dated '97. Extensively illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs taken by the author/illustrator. "Celebrates the unique relationship between father and child, child and father....explores in photography and essays, the special and enduring bond the ties fathers to their children. ....You'll hear from the fathers and their children, written in their own words, what it means to forge that special bond between father and child". Oversized/ 5#. ; B&W Photographs; 10 1/4 x 10 1/2; 125+ pages; Cover has faint bumping. DJ has slight rubbing/scuffing; in a mylar cover. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 15.50 USD
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The Unites States Pony Club Manual Of Horsemanship:  Advanced Horsemanship B/HA/A Levels, Harris, Susan E.
10 Harris, Susan E. The Unites States Pony Club Manual Of Horsemanship: Advanced Horsemanship B/HA/A Levels
New York Howell Book House 1996 0876059817 / 9780876059814 First Edition First Printing; Soft Cover Fine Illustrated by Susan E. Harris 
Pages are clean and tight, this is a new book. Illustrated with many b/w drawings by the author. Signed on the half title page by the author/illustrator. The third book in the series of US Pony Club Manuals. Ms. Harris is a wonderful author and illustrator. Her words are clear and concise and the drawings clearly illustrate the points she is making in her text. Book is in three sections--Riding, Training and Teaching; The Horse; and Horse Care and Stable Management; with an appendix. A great overall book to have for equestrians, especially those who are high beginners, intermediate or beyond. Good basics, more advanced theory, and nice insight into how horses respond to riders and what riders/owners need to know to adequately take care of their horse friends. Must have for any riding libary {it's in mine]. ; United States Pony Club Manuals Series; B&W Illustrations; 6 x 9 1/4; 477 pages; Some edge wear and bumping. ; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 32.00 USD
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11 Heine, Heinrich [1797 - 1856]. POEMS Of HEINRICH HEINE. Selected and Translated, with an Introduction, by Louis Untermeyer.
New York The Limited Editions Club, 1957 First Edition Thus Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Fritz Kredel 
Limited, Signed, Numbered Edition Series; Color Illustrations; 9.40 X 6.10 X 0.80 inches; lii, 297 pages; SIGNED ON COLOPHON PAGE BY FRITZ KREDEL, THE ILLUSTRATOR: THIS IS #1187/1500. Hard cover is blue, half leather wrapped boards with green spine. Gold lettering on spine. Book appears as totally untouched or used. Pages are clean and tight. Gold colored slip case has some rubbing, sunning. Illustrated with color pictures by Kredel. ; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 18.75 USD
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12 Hersey, John & William Sharp & George N. Shuster The Wall
New York The Limited Editions Club 1957 First Edition Thus Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by William Sharp 
Signed, Limited, Numbered Edition Series; B&W Illustrations; 7 3/4 x 10 3/4 x 2; x, 545 pages; SIGNED BY THE ILLUSTRATOR ON THE COLOPHON PAGE, #1187/1500. Hard cover is black linen with tan linen at edges. Gold blind stamp on front and lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if never used. Slight rubbing, sunning to slip case. Printed at the Marchbanks Press for the members of the Limited Editions Club. Illustrated with 12 pen and ink drawings, and twelve aquatints, which have been hand pulled at the Photogravure and Color Company, by William Sharp. ; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 47.25 USD
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13 Linstrand, Doug Doug Lindstrand's Alaskan Sketchbook
Anchorage, Alaska Doug Lindstrand 1978 First American Edition Soft Cover Very Good+ Illustrated by Doug Linstrand 
B&W & Color Illustrations; 11 x 8 1/2; Unpaginated pages; AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR SIGNED on half title page. Soft cover has light rubbing, bumping, and small sticker residue [? ] on front. Oblong shaped. Pages are clean and tight. Stapled wraps. Pages are not numbered, 100+ pages. States 'first edition' on half title page, and on copyright page printed May, 1978 first edition. Lavishly illustrated with 139 color pictures and dozens more b/w drawings of native alaskans and wildlife by the author. Rear pages of book have a journal, with dates and what the artist saw and photographed/drew. "...is the condensation of many hundreds of fieild sketches, studio-drawn sketches, and photographs. It is a diary of sorts, a journal of my wanderings and contacts with the wildlife and people of the North...I have seen, studied and drawn almost every game bird, bird of prey, fish and mammal of interior Alaska..." absolutely lovely and compelling 'sketch journal' of one man's love of Alaska, and the states inhabitants, human or animal. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 23.50 USD
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14 Malan, Allan and Deanna The Friendly Spinning Wheel
Stockbridge, MI The Scribes 1999 0965750302 / 9780965750301 Second Printing; Hardcover Near Fine Illustrated by Deanna Malan 
INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS [ONE OF WHOM IS ALSO THE ILLUSTRATOR] ON THE FRONT END PAPER. Hardcover is glazed yellow ground with black lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with original b/w drawings. This novel is about nine year old Kati...." loves living on a Michigan farm with her German family during the late 19th century.....Nor, does she know that the year will hold many adventures...." gives a great picture of what it was like to live on a Michigan farm just before 1900. And over 100 years later, in many ways, some things aren't that different on the farms, in Michigan or other locales. ; Michigan Pioneer Farmer Series; B & W illustrations; 5 1/2 x 9; 295 pages; Hardcover has minor shelf wear and bumping. ; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 18.00 USD
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15 Malan, Allan R. & Deanna Malan The Friendly Spinning Wheel
Stockbridge, MI The Scribes 1997 0965750302 / 9780965750301 First Edition (?) First Printing; Hardcover New Illustrated by Deanna Malan 
Michigan Pioneer Farmer Series Vol. 1 Series; B & W illustrations; 8.60 X 5.60 X 1 inches; 296 pages; SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS/ILLUSTRATOR ON FRONT END PAPER. Hard cover is yellow with black lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a new book. Illustrated with charming b/w drawings by the author/illustrator Deanna Malan. Delightful tale of a 9 year old farm girl, Kati Kruger, who lives on a Michigan farm with her German family in the 19th century. A very eventful year ensues for Kati; content is much in the same style as the iconic 'Little House' books, by Laura Ingalls Wilder. ; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 15.25 USD
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16 McKoy, Grainger & James Kilgo & Richard Belser The Brilliance of Birds The Sculpture of Grainger McKoy
Palm Beach, FL The Society of the Four Arts 2007 First Edition (?) Soft Cover Very Good+ 
Soft cover is self wraps. Brown spine and front, with tan lettering on front. FRONT END PAGE HAS A BOLD SIGNATURE AND DRAWING BY THE AUTHOR/ARTIST, with a gift inscription, dated 3/26/07. Extensively illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photographs and drawings by the Grainger [b. 1947]. Essays by James Kilgo and Richard Belser. Sections are: Art of Grainger McKoy; Consistency of Change; Jewelry and Fine Silver; Catalogue of the Exhibition; bibliography. ; Exhibition Catalogue Series; B&W and color Illustrations; 8 1/2 x 11 ; 70 pages; Softcover has light bumping, rubbing/scuffing, shelf wear, a 'crumpled' 2" x 2" spot of back, where a little of the surface color is scraped; some of the pages have a shallow curve at bottom right corner. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 35.50 USD
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17 Morrison, Al and Jim Foxy Freddy And His Friends
Fredericton, Nb, Canada Brunswick Press 1976 0887900860 / 9780887900860 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good+ Illustrated by Sheila Cotton 
B&W Illustrations; 5 3/8 x 8 3/8; 72 pages; Soft cover is yellow ground with lettering on front. Some creasing and bumping to corners . Few light spots on front, light scuffing, rubbing. Pages 45-52 have short fold on upper corner. SIGNED BY ILLUSTRATOR AND AUTHOR ON THE HALF TITLE PAGE. These stories were made up by the author's father, to tell on his radio show in New Brunswick, Canada, in the 20s and 30s. Many b/w drawings illustrate the story. Scarce edition of thess charming tales. ; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 55.50 USD
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18 Mulderig, Elizabeth A. Tiny Tours Bermuda's Ocean: Another Tree Frog Adventure
Bermuda The Bermudian Publishing Company Ltd. 1993 9768104570 / 9789768104571 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Elizabeth A. Mulderig 
SIGNED BY AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR. Hardcover is a light turquoise with gold blind stamped logo of a shell [? ] at the bottom. Gold lettering on spine. Blue end papers. Pages are clean and tight; not numbered. Lavishly illustrated by author with vibrantly colored drawings that really bring the Tree Frog's Bermuda Ocean adventure to life! Great read and story for any youngster. Published in September 1993. Signed on title page with inscription: "June 14, 1995; To Ashley, Jason and Chloe with best wishes from Tiny! Elizabeth Mulderig". ; Tree Frog Series; Color Illustrations; 8 3/4 x 11 1/2 ; Unpaginated pages; Hardcover has slight bumping ad shelf wear. DJ has light shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing; in a mylar cover. ; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 15.75 USD
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19 Prescott, William Hickling History Of The Conquest Of Peru 1524-1550. With an introduction by Rear Admiral Samuel Eliot Morison. Illustrations and by Everett Gee Jackson.
Mexico City Imprenta Nuevo Mundo, Mexico City, for Members of the Limited Editions Club 1957 First Edition Thus Leather Bound Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Everett Gee Jackson 
Signed, Limited, Numbered Edition Series; Color Illustrations; 9 x 12 3/4 x 1; xxxvi, 252 pages; This is #1187/1500, signed by the printer Harry Block, and the artist Everett Gee Jackson, on the colophon page. Hard cover is marbled leather with red box, on spine, with gold lettering. Slight rubbing and sunning to spine. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Slip case is red cardboard with cream pastedown on spine. Case has rubbing, bumping and some sunning. Set gives the appearance of a book which was never used, but wear come from moving it from here to there. Printed in an edition limited to 1500 numbered copies. Bibliography no.275 . Printed at the Imprenta Nuevo Mondo in Mexico City by Harry Black, with 30 color drawings by Everett Gee Jackson, and signed by both, on colophon page. Title page printed in brown and black with a color drawing by Jackson. Introduction by Samuel Eliot Morison. Over sized, 5#. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 99.75 USD
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20 Rowell, Galen Mountain Light In Search of the Dynamic Landscape
San Francisco, CA Sierra Club 1986 087156761X / 9780871567611 Second Printing; Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Color Photographs; 1.1 x 12 x 9.6 Inches; xvi, 224 pages; SIGNED BY AUTHOR/PHOTOGRAPHER on title page. Hard cover is black, with light sunning line along bottom of boards; silver lettering on spine. DJ has minor scuffing/rubbing; front flap is price clipped; in a mylar cover. Black end papers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Printed on glossy paper; book printed by Dai Nippon Printing, Japan. Lavishly illustrated with 80 color photographs. ""...presents Rowell's personal photographic ethic in inspiriing and informative text and a stunning collection of 80 of his finest images...are arranged in 8 exhibits according to visual themes..." Index. Oversized/heavy; 5#. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 62.50 USD
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