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Image for Arctic Dance  The Mardy Murie Story

Arctic Dance The Mardy Murie Story

By: Craighead, Charles & Bonnie Kreps

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, Graphic Arts Center Publishing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6720

ISBN: 1558686002

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hard cover is green with gold lettering on spine. Sewn binding is tight; pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Green end papers. Extensively illustrated with over 100 color and b/w photographs, and a b/w map. "After her Yukon River wedding to naturalist Olaus Murie, Mardy [Margaret 'Mardy' Murie: 1902-2003] joined her husband for years of wilderness adventure...For more than 7 decades, Mardy Murie has tirelessly championed the environment...led to the foun... View more info

A Gallery Of Great Paintings

By: Crane, Aimee, editor; Foreword by Peyton Boswell, Jr.

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1944

Seller ID: 4148

Condition: Very Good-


Hardcover is spiral bound. Faded teal/green boards, with title in gold in dark green plate pasted onto front. Contains table of contents, foreword, and 100 color plates. 3 of the plates are paste downs. Covers artists from all around the world. Timewise, starts with Giotto [1266-1336] and goes through Jack Levine [1915--]. Pages are clean and tight; edges show signs of slight sunning. If you want a grand tour through approximately 700 years of art and artists, from aroun... View more info

Main Street A Portrait of Small Town Michigan

By: Crisostomo, Manny

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Detroit Free Press: 1988

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2532

ISBN: 0937247006

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Published by Detroit Free Press, Detroit, MI, 1986, 1988, 2nd edition. Cover is black with gold lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ b/w photos, as well as b/w map drawings of Michigan, showing the location of the town referenced. Edited by Marcia Joy Prouse, intro by Thomas BeVier. Published jointly by the Detroit Free Press and Historical Society of Michigan. Chapters are: People of Character; Hard-Work Ethic; A Love o... View more info

Moving pictures A Look At Detroit from High Atop the People Mover

By: Crisostomo, Manny

Price: $15.75

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Detroit Free Press: 1987

Seller ID: 5155

ISBN: 0937247022

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is glazed, heavy paper. Grey spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears almost unused. Illustrated with almost 100 color and black and white photographs, and a map of the People Mover loop. "Detroit Free Press photographer Manny Crisostomo's photos, taken from the People Mover guideway, reveal cityscapes and slices of urban life that are altogether different looks at familiar surroundings...spent the last four seasons walking the guidew... View more info

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Thomas and the Dragon Queen

By: Crum, Shutta; Wildish, Lee

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Knopf Books for Young Readers: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6290

ISBN: 0375957030

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


SIGNED BY AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE. hard cover is red with a tan spine, gold lettering on spine. pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. author signed and dated, 2010, on title page with inscription "May your heart & hand be true!" Illustrated w/ many b/w drawings, some of them full page sized. "A princess has been kidnapped by a dragon queen. a brave squire volunteers to set out on a quest to rescue her. But there's just one small problem. He's ... View more info

The Art of English Costume

By: Cunnington, C. Willett

Price: $14.25

Publisher: London, Collins: 1948

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7818

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


B & W and Color; 6 X 9; xii, 243 pages; Hard cover is grey cloth with faded gold lettering on spine; some bumping and shelf wear. Pencil number written inside front cover, as well as previous owner's name sticker . DJ is price clipped, has many tears, rubs, bumps, crinkles. Overall, pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of plates, 4 of them in color. "C. Willett (1878 – 1961) and Phillis (1887 – 1974) Cunnington were medical doctors with a general pr... View more info

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Remembering Jersey Shore

By: Czachowski, Joe

Price: $10.25

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Turner Publishing, Inc.: 2010

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 9623

ISBN: 1596526599

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Photographs; x, 134 pages; Cover has slight rubbing, oblong shaped. White spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with 128 b/w photographs. "... Capture both the history and the magic of this unique section of America in rarely seen b/w photographs seleected from local, state, and national collections and reproduced in vivid detail". "... View more info

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Dali The Salvador Dali Museum Collection

By: Dali, Salvador

Price: $23.25

Publisher: Boston, Bulfinch Pr: 1994

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 8694

ISBN: 0821220861

Condition: Near Fine


Color and B/W Illustrations; 184 pages; Oblong shaped soft cover has a white spine with black lettering. Slight rubbing to covers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Laid in is a 6 page, folded 'self-guided tour of the Salvador Dali Museum', in English, dated 1995. Lavishly illustrated with 159 color and b/w pictures, by the famed Spanish artist. It houses the largest collection of Dalí's works outside Europe. This guide is from the 2d location of the mus... View more info

Animal fair Poems

By: Danforth, Amy

Price: $14.75

Publisher: Toledo, OH, Cricket Publications: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9711

ISBN: 0912883006

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


B&W Illustrations; 8 3/4 x 10; 56 pages; AUTHOR SIGNED AND INSCRIBED. Hard cover is shiny black with white lettering on front and spine. Slight rubbing and bumping to covers. Pages are clean and tight. "Here's something fun for you to read! Amy Danforth, August 1989". 20+ animal poems, each with an original b/w drawing. Humorous poems featuring all manner of animals. Includes "Pig of My Heart," "Croc Pot," "The Vegetable Dragon," and "... View more info

The Drawings of Daumier

By: Daumier, Honore & Stephen Longstreet

Price: $29.75

Publisher: Los Angeles, Borden Publishing Company: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8134

ISBN: 0875051561

Condition: Very Good+


Master Draughtsman Series Series; B&W Illustrations; 9 x 12; Unpaginated pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Light rubbing, shelf wear and scrapes to covers. Some discoloration inside front cover. Pages are clean and tight. Pages not numbered, 44 pages. Exhaustively illustrated with b/w pictures by Daumier. "Honoré Daumier, in full Honoré-Victorin Daumier (1808— 1879, France) was a prolific French caricaturist, painter, and sculptor especially renowned for his ca... View more info

Pagan Scandinavia

By: Davidson, Hilda Roderick Ellis

Price: $31.25

Publisher: New York, F. A. Praeger: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6869

ISBN: 0500020558

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Hard cover is orange with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with b/w illustrations: 1 map, 68 photographs and 29 line drawings. Sections include: thrshold of religion; sacred tomb; advent of the gods; great scarifices; dancing warriors; powers of ASgard; bibliography, plates, notes on the plates; index. "The aim of this book is to trace the history of religious cults and symbols in Scandinavia from the earliest archaeological... View more info

The Early Netherlandish School: Third Edition, 1987

By: Davies, Martin

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, National Gallery Publications: 1987

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 7838

ISBN: 0947645233

Condition: Very Good+


Softcover National Gallery Publications, London; 1987 edition. Pages are clean and tight. Originally published in 1945, this is a reprint of the 1968 3rd edition. A catalogue, which was current at the time, of the early Netherlandish art in the National Gallery of Art, London, collection. Their collection is extensive, formidable and glorious. Each entry has the painter's name [when known]; if not known, possible attribution; condition; measurements; medium; and 'right a... View more info

The Early Netherlandish School: Third Edition, 1987

By: Davies, Martin

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, National Gallery Publications: 1987

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 8810

ISBN: 0947645233

Condition: Near Fine


Softcover National Gallery Publications, London; 1987 edition. Pages are clean and tight. Originally published in 1945, this is a reprint of the 1968 3rd edition. A catalogue, which was current at the time, of the early Netherlandish art in the National Gallery of Art, London, collection. Their collection is extensive, formidable and glorious. Each entry has the painter's name [when known]; if not known, possible attribution; condition; measurements; medium; and 'right a... View more info

Knitting: IVth Series

By: De Dillmont, Therese

Price: $41.25

Publisher: Mulhouse, France, Editions Th. De Dillmont: N.D.

Seller ID: 5984

Condition: Very Good-


Soft cover is brown ground with white lettering on front and what appears to be a piece of lace glued to front. Inside of front cover has texture of lace pattern on the front. Authors initials in stylized, cursive lettering on back cover in white. No date listed for publication. Per World Cat probably published in 191-? . Pages are clean and tight, overall book shows signs of careful, loving use. 15 b/w illustrations and 20 b/w plates. Rear 5 pages, not numbered, have a ... View more info

Photographies Aeriennes [text In French] Methode - Procedes - Interpretation L'Etude De L'Homme Sure La Terre

By: De Lauwe, Paul Chombart

Price: $33.75

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Armand Colin: 1951

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5111

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Hardcover is grey with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. The text of this book is all in French. Extensively illustrated with 118 b/w photographs and drawings. Sections are: Methode et procedes; Les resultats et leur presentation; LA necessite du travail d'equipe; Table des Illustrations; Table des Matieres. Scarce book, in French, on photography. ; B&W Illustrations; 7 1/4 x 9 1/4; 140 pages; Cover has light sunning, bumping, scattered tan dots... View more info

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Dearest Pet On Bestiality

By: Dekkers, Midas & Paul Vincent

Price: $14.75

Publisher: London, Verso: 2000

Seller ID: 7555

ISBN: 1859843107

Condition: Near Fine


B & W illustrations; 9.30 X 6.60 X 0.60 inches; vii,208 pages; Soft cover has light rubbing and bumping. Spine is dark blue with white lettering. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs and drawings. Translated by Paul Vincent. "...explores people's sexual attraction fo animals as it is represented in art and popular culture. In doing so it illuminates the ambivalence of human attitudes to cross-species sexualtiy. Analyzing bestiliaty ar... View more info

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Chippewa Customs

By: Densmore, Frances

Price: $10.25

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, Minnesota Historical Society Press: 1979

Seller ID: 8551

ISBN: 0873511425

Condition: Near Fine


Borealis Books Series; B&W Illustrations; 8.82 X 5.83 X 0.71 inches; 204+ pages; Soft cover has white spine with blue lettering. Pages are clean and tight. Slight shelf wear to covers. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs and drawings. "Using information obtained between 1907 and 1925 from members of the Chippewa tribe, the Bureau of American Ethnology, and the United States National Museum, the book describes various Chippewa customs. Information, collected on... View more info

Eyes On Design 2014: Sunday June 15, 2014 Automotive Design's Influence on Popular Culture

By: Department Of Opthamology, Henry Ford Health System

Price: $19.95

Publisher: No Place, Henry Ford Health System: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7931

Condition: New


Exhibition Catalogue Series; B & W and Color; 8 1/2 x 11; 114 pages; Official event program. Soft cover has a white spine with black lettering. Includes advertising. Lavishly illustrated with color and b/w photographs and a map of the magnificent grounds of the historic Eleanor and Edsel Ford Estate, in Grosse Pointe, Michigan. "...The Eyes on Design Show is the world's only car show to focus on the emotion and character of automotive design. Bringing together some 2... View more info

Polish Paintings, A Loan Exhibition, June 1st To July 1st, 1945.

By: Detroit Institute of Arts. Mastai, Boles¦aw. ; Friends of Polish Art Detroit, Mich.

Price: $45.75

Publisher: Detroit, MI, The Detroit Institute of Arts: 1945

Seller ID: 9161

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; 9 x 12; 56 pages; Paper wraps. Wraps have rubbing, scuffing, some chipping, bumping, sunning. Textured Polish eagle on front. Bottom corners have shallow crease. Lavishly illustrated with 83 b/w plates of 19th century Polish art. Pages are stapled into wraps. Pages are clean and tight. Arranged by Boleslaw Mastai. 'Boleslaw Mastai and his wife Marie-Louise d’Otrange Mastai, famous connoisseurs of Americana from New York. The Mastais spent more than f... View more info

Hard Runners On the Road With America's Long-haul Truckers : A Tribute to the American Truck Driver

By: Di Salvatore, Bryan

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Dearborn, MI, Ford Motor Company: 1988

Seller ID: 8473

Condition: New


Photographs; 16 X 12 X 1 inches; Unpaginated pages; Hard cover is black with a white DJ with black lettering, white spine. NEW, sealed in shrinkwrap. Pages not numbered, ca. 30 pages. Illustrated with photographs. Text and photos as a result of two road trips taken with Lonnie Umphlett, a tractor-trailer driver. What was it like? Well, there's garden-variey road weariness, floods in Chicago, blizzards in Colorado, road-obliterating thunderstorms in western Kansas, bone-j... View more info