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Bertoia Auctions Presents The Autumn Toy Fest Sale -- October 4 & 5, 2002 Featuring the Collections of David Wilson, Donald Tkamp, Dmitri Ilyinksy

By: Bertoia Auctions

Price: $84.50

Publisher: Vineland, NJ, Bertoia Auction Gallery: 2002

Seller ID: 5146

Condition: Near Fine


Hard cover is glazed boards. Red spine with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Printed on glossy paper. Inside front cover are directions to the auction [near Philadelphia, USA], and hotels. Laid in are a handout for a hotel and an unused absentee bid form. This auction was for Still Banks; Mechanical Banks; and Soldiers. Preview was week of September 30, 2002. There were 998 lots, each accompanied by a description and full color photograph... View more info

Five Bears and Miranda [5 Bears and Miranda]

By: Beston, Henry

Price: $56.75

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1945

Seller ID: 6851

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Hard cover is blue with black lettering on front and spine. States 'reprinted February 1945,' on copyright page. Binding is tight. Overall, pages are very clean, minor signs of usage. Pages not numbered, there are 60 pages in this book. Illustrated by Frank Dobias with color and b/w drawings on virtually every page, some pages have more than one drawing. Beston [1888-1968] was a prolific and popular author of juvenile stories. Elected a Fellow of the American Academy of ... View more info

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The Quilter's Album of Blocks and Borders More than 750 Geometric Designs Illustrated and Categorized for Easy Identification and Drafting

By: Beyer, Jinny

Price: $32.25

Publisher: Mclean, VA, EPM Publications: 1986

Seller ID: 8258

ISBN: 0914440926

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 198 pages; Soft cover has white spine with maroon lettering. One small, tidy notation on page 77, otherewise pages are clean and tight. Includes "transparent plastic pattern grid sheet that goes over the blocks to aid in understanding how to draft even the most complicated designs". Lavishly illustrated with 750 b/w patterns, diagrams, drawings. Laid in 'Editor's Favorite Quilt Designs 12 Best-Loved Patterns from Quil... View more info

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Peachblow Glass Collector's Identification & Price Guide

By: Billings, Sean and Johanna S.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Iola, WI, Krause Publications: 2000

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 1971

ISBN: 0873419715

Condition: New


Published in 2000. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Lavishly illustrated with 500 color photos. Has over 300 prices in the price guide. Also includes in-depth information on how to identify peachblow. Covers what is Peachblow and who manufactured it. Oversized, 3#. ; Color Photographs; 8 1/4 x 11; 208 pages; New. View more info

The Shadow of the Guillotine Britain and the French Revolution

By: Bindman, David; Contributors Aileen Dawson and Mark Jones

Price: $49.50

Publisher: No Place, Published for the Trustees of the British Museum: 1989

Seller ID: 184

ISBN: 0714116378

Condition: Very Good+


Softcover is heavy, glazed, purple paper with white lettering on the front and a white spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight. This is an exhibition catalogue. Lavishly illustrated with 200 b/w pictures, and 8 color plates. Sections: Before the Revolution; the first year of liberty: Bastille to Federation; the collapse of the French monarchy; the first year of equality, September 1792- June 1793; the second year of equality: France under the guillotine, Ju... View more info

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Paul Brown Master of Equine Art

By: Biscotti, M. L.

Price: $21.25

Publisher: Lanham, MD, Derrydale Press: 2010

Seller ID: 9811

ISBN: 1564162095

Condition: New


B & W and Color; 7 x 10; x, 147 pages; Soft cover has a white spine with brown lettering. NEW book. Illustrated with 13 color and many b/w pictures. Paul Desmond Brown (1893-1958) was an American illustrator who specialized in equestrian subjects. He was one of the most popular equine, animal illustrators of the 20th century. 3 appendices; bibliography; list of books written or illustrated by Brown. View more info

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Paul Brown Master of Equine Art

By: Biscotti, M. L.

Price: $21.25

Publisher: Lanham, MD, Derrydale Press: 2010

Seller ID: 9812

ISBN: 1564162095

Condition: New


B & W and Color; 7 x 10; x, 147 pages; Soft cover has a white spine with brown lettering. NEW book. Illustrated with 13 color and many b/w pictures. Paul Desmond Brown (1893-1958) was an American illustrator who specialized in equestrian subjects. He was one of the most popular equine, animal illustrators of the 20th century. 3 appendices; bibliography; list of books written or illustrated by Brown. View more info

Humanities in the Arabic-Islamic World

By: Bishai, Wilson B

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Dubuque, Iowa, W. C. Brown Co.: 1973

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6901

ISBN: 0697031047

Condition: Very Good-


Soft cover has black spine with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight; shows signs of light use; no underlining or highlighting. Illustrated with 14 b/w photographs, as well as 3 maps, a page of music and a chart . Sections: Background of the Arabic-Islamic Culture; Islam as a religion and way of life; Al-Ghazali and Ibn Rushd: a Muslim theologian and a philospher speak out; Arabic language and literature; pictorial art, architecture and music; the changless and the... View more info

The Borden Limner and His contemporaries An Exhibition, The University of Michigan Museum of Art, November 14, 1976-January 16, 1977

By: Bishop, Robert Charles

Price: $18.50

Publisher: No Place, Michigan Council for the Arts]: 1975

Seller ID: 88

Condition: Very Good


Soft cover is heavy, glazed paper. White lettering on spine and front. Oblong shaped. Pages are clean and tight. Copyright stated 1975. Extensively illustrated with 60 b/w photographs, color frontispiece, 12 b/w figures. Bibliography. "The Borden Limner was the name first coined for the artist who painted the portraits of Captain Daniel Borden and his wife Mary B. Jenney, of New Bedford, MA (Collection of New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA). This was the sub... View more info

Treasures Of Versailles A Loan Exhibition from the French Government Organized by the Art Istitute of Chicago 1962-1963

By: Blair, William M. , Foreword

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago: 1962

Seller ID: 7120

Condition: Very Good+


Exhibition Catalogue Series; B & W illustrations; 10 x 7 3/4; Unpaginated pages; Soft cover is stiff paper, grey spine with black lettering. Previous owner's name sticker inside back cover. Slight bumping. Red endpapers. Pages are clean and tight, still stiff. 60 pages of text and 48 b/w illustrations. Sections cover paintings; drawings; sculpture; furniture and objets d'art. Final leaf, figure 58, has some red color transfer from end papers. Excellent guide which gives ... View more info

Anthony Van Dyck

By: Blake, R. & Illustrated

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Constable: 1999

Seller ID: 9790

ISBN: 009479720X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


B & W and Color; 9.30 X 6 X 1.50 inches; xii, 435 pages; Hard cover is blue cloth with gold lettering on spine. Light bumping to boards. Pages are clean and tight. DJ has light rubbing, bumping. Illustrated with 62 color and b/w photos of some of Van Dyck's magnificent works. A student of Rubens, in Antwerp, Van Dyck [1599-1641] was famed for his portraits but less well known as a brilliant and innovative religious and narrative painter. His life was cut short, by illnes... View more info

Anthony Van Dyck A Life 1599-1641

By: Blake, Robin

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Constable & Company Ltd.: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5733

ISBN: 009479720X

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Cover is dark blue with silver lettering on spine. Blue endpapes. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with 62 b/w photographs. "This new biography re-evaluates the man not only as a remarkably individual portratist, but as a fully rounded Baroque artist of memorable power...an engrossing account of the public and private life of an unusually driven genius [who started as an apprentice to Sir Peter Paul Reubens]...keeping up a punishing work-rat... View more info

Lake Lover's Year A Writer Learns to Paint

By: Blocksma, Mary

Price: $36.75

Publisher: Bay City, MI, Beaver Island Arts: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7155

ISBN: 0970857500

Condition: Near Fine


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,... View more info

Pontiac They Built Excitement: The Story of an American Automobile Company, 1926 to 1992

By: Bonsall, Thomas E.

Price: $66.50

Publisher: Baltimore, Stony Run Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5791

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover is green oblong with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. Grey end papers. Printed in Italy. Stated 'first edition, first printing' on copyright page. Extensively illustrated with 100+ color and b/w photographs. Has 10 chapters breaking down the history of the brand by years, from 1926-1992, with information about the legendary GMC head designer Harley Earl. Chapters on designing; advertising; racing; Canada; trucks. Three appendices: Pontiac Emb... View more info

American Illustration 6 The Sixth Annual of American Editorial, Book, Advertising, Poster, Promotion Art, Unpublished Work and Film Animation

By: Booth-Clibborn, Edward, edited by

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N Abrams: 1987

Seller ID: 7208

ISBN: 0810918706

Condition: New in Near Fine dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 13 X 9.60 X 1.20 inches; 276 pages; Hard cover is blue with silver writing on front and spine. B/w photographs on end papers. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. DJ has light rubbing/scuffing; in a mylar cover. Lavishly illustrated with 238 pictures, 229 in full color. "...the many talents of the different cultures that exist in North America today surface; thus the volume provides a revealing portrait of our times". "...the ma... View more info

Mendocino Rust

By: Bosk, Beth Robinson & Gary Thompson-Moraga

Price: $129.50

Publisher: Albion, CA, Albion Albums: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6456

ISBN: 0960410007

Condition: Very Good


Soft cover is heavy, glaze paper. Brown with black lettering on front and spine. Brown endpapers. Pages are clean and tight. States on copyright page 'first printing 1000 copies'. SCARCE TITLE. Pages are clean tight; oblong shaped book. Extensively illustrated with dozens of sepia colored lithographies. Done by Thomson-Shore of Dexter, Michigan. This book is a photographic homage to decades of trucks and the people who love them. ; B&W Photographs; 10 1/2 x 8 1/2; 87 pag... View more info

The Bradford Book of Collector's Plates

By: Bradford

Price: $10.75

Publisher: New York, Bradford Exchange: 1990

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 9308

ISBN: 0961101245

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.50 X 1 inches; 464 pages; Hard cover is green cloth with gold embossed lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with 1400+ color pictures. 'The definitive guide to the worldwide collector's plate market, as reported by The Bradford Exchange'. Index and glossary. Excellent reference resource. Oversized, 4#. View more info

Percy V. Bradshaw Invites You To Come Sketching

By: Bradshaw, Percy

Price: $47.25

Publisher: London, The Studio Publications: 1949

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6581

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 7 1/4 x 10; 96 pages; Cover shows signs of damp exposure along front and back covers. Green with gold lettering on front and spine. DJ has shelf wear, bumping, rubbing/scuffing, creases, tears, upper edge of front flap is clipped. DJ is entire; in a mylar cover. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ b/w drawings by "two Royal Academicians and an ARA, the presidents of 3 famous Art Societies, 2 outstanding architectural draughtsm... View more info

The Georgian Gentleman

By: Brander, Michael

Price: $11.25

Publisher: England, Saxon House: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6404

ISBN: 0347000053

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hard cover is green with gold lettering on spine. Brown and white monochrome end papers. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of b/w pictures and 5 color plates. "...Brander penetrates the myths of the Georgian gentleman to show in graphic detail the clothes he wore, his education and travels, hunting, shooting, gaming, wagering, clubbing, duelling, entertainment, servants, wenching, his diet and sanitary habits, the pretence, the financial scrambling, ... View more info

Never A Tide: Signed Edition

By: Braun, Philip J.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: No Place, No Publisher Listed.: 1980

Seller ID: 8265

Condition: Very Good+


AUTHOR SIGNED on front end paper, with an inscription, his initials and 82'. Soft cover is tan with brown lettering. Tan spine. Brown/white monochrome. No copyright date listed; appears to be from sometime in the 1980s. An anthology of poetry and prose, from a vastly ranging group of authors: Sherwood Anderson, Bernard Baruch; Willa Cather; Antoine St. Exupery; Dag Hammerskjold; Langston Hughes; Ernie Pyle; Ayn Rand; William Saroyan; Robert Penn Warren; et al. Front of t... View more info