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Greenbelt: The Cooperative Community: An experience in democratic living

By: Warner, George A;

Price: $42.25

Publisher: New York, Exposition Press: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6

Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket


Hardcover is dark green with gold lettering on spine. Signed on front end paper, with inscription, by author. Stated first edition on copyright page. Pages are clean and tight, apppears as if lightly used. "Here, at last, is the fascinating social history of Greenbelt, Maryland, America's most famous planned community. Greenbelt was launched by the federal government in 1935 as an experiment in community planning. George A. Warner, one of the original settlers, was t... View more info

Edinburgh And The Lothians With Twelve Illustrations in Colour by Walter Dexter, R. B. A.

By: Watt, Francis

Price: $27.50

Publisher: London, Methuen & Company, Ltd.: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2392

Condition: Very Good


Cover is red with gold lettering inset in gold wreath on cover, gold lettering with gold leaf design on spine. Frontispiece has tissue between it and title page. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 12 color pictures by Walter Dexter RBA [Royal Society of British Artists]. Dexter, 1876-1958, was not only an illustrator but a well regarded landscape, interior portrait and still life artists laid in is a print out with information about Dexter. He was exhibited at m... View more info

West Point Sketch Book Bicentennial Edition

By: Webb, Mar. Ernie, Capt. Jon D. Hart; Lt. James E. Foley

Price: $15.25

Publisher: 54, Vantage Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7295

ISBN: 0533021626

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 8 1/4 x 10 1/4; 186 pages; Hard cover has shiny blue boards with gold lettering and insignia embossed on front and spine. DJ has shelf wear, bumping, rubbing/scuffing all over, as if moved around a lot; in a mylar cover. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs and drawings/sketches. "...if you combine the discipline, the drill, and the tradition of the military with the academic rigors, the athlet... View more info

TEFAF MAASTRICHT 1996.

By: Wendie, Shaffer., Cathy Brickwood and Shaffer's English. (Editors and translators).

Price: $27.50

Publisher: The European Fine Art Foundation: 1996

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5421

ISBN: 9075375034

Condition: Very Good+


Softcover is heavy, glazed paper. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. This is the exhibition catalogue for the European Fine Art Foundation, 9-17 March, 1996, in Maastricht, The Netherlands. Sections are written by various experts. Sections are: Vermeer: his Clents, his Patrons and his Admirers; Highlights from a Private Collection; Searching for Eden: the Primal Urge in Modern Art; Villa Reale--the Tuscan Villa where Elisa Bonaparte Held Court; King Willem ... View more info

Minor White Rites and Passages. His Photographs Accompanied by Excerpts from his Diaries and Letters

By: White, Minor (James Baker Hall, essay)

Price: $68.50

Publisher: New York, An Aperture Monograph,: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6569

ISBN: 0893814903

Condition: Very Good


B&W Photographs; 9 1/2 x 11; 143 pages; Softcover has shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, bumping, some creasing, clear plastic over heavy paper covers, lifting in bottom corners. Several pages have corner crease. Softcover is green with white lettering on front and spine. Pages are overall clean and tight. Printed and bound in Italy. Lavishly illustrated with 98 of his b/w photographs, many of them full page sized. "Minor White [1908-1976]....educated at the University of... View more info

The Loft Book

By: Wilson, Jim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Running Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2128

ISBN: 0914294326

Condition: Near Fine


Softcover. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with color and b/w photos and drawings. Includes plans. Some of the chapters are: Loft Planning Kits; Loft Lighting; Loft Audio Systems; Loft Wiring Basics. Oversized. ; B&W and Color Illustrations; 8 1/2 x 11; 95 pages; Cover has some light edge wear and bumping, sunning, rubbing/scuffing. View more info

The Story of Willow Run

By: Wilson, Marion F.

Price: $83.50

Publisher: University of Michigan Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6061

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


FORMER LIBRARY BOOK. Hardcover is glazed cover. White spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight. Appears as if very lightly used, or not at all, on the interior. Fold out map of the area attached to front end paper. Extensively illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs. "...compile a history of this community...during which Willow Run Village operated as a federal housing project....will undoubtedly revive memories...for others it will deepen their under... View more info

The Mind And Art Of Giovanni Battista Piranesi

By: Wilton-Ely, John

Price: $29.75

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1988

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 10429

ISBN: 0500274770

Condition: Very Good


Painters & Sculptors Series; B&W Illustrations; 9 1/4 x 12 1/2 x 1; 304 pages; Soft cover has a black spine with white lettering. Slight rubbing, scuffing to covers. Short gift inscription, neatly written, on front end paper. Pages are clean and tight; appears as If unused. Illusrated with 237 b/w pictures in with the text, and another 137 b/w, full page sized 'Views of Rome.' "Piranesi [1720 – 1778] was an Italian artist famous for his etchings of Rome and of fict... View more info

A Crack In The Edge Of The World - America And The Great California Earthquake Of 1906 Signed Copy

By: Winchester, Simon

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Harper Collins: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7705

ISBN: 0641799012

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


AUTHOR SIGNED. SPECIAL AUTHOR SIGNED HALF TITLE PAGE, WITH AUTHOR SIGNATURE IN BLACK PEN. Missing DJ. Hard cover is black with red metallic lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with b/w maps and photographs. Index; glossary; etc. in appendix. ; B&W Maps & Illustrations; 9 X 6 X 1.30 inches; xiv, 462 pages; SPECIAL, SIGNED EDITON. Hard cover is black with red lettering on spine. SPECIAL SIGNED EDITION HALF TITL... View more info

University Of Alabama Pictoral History

By: Wolfe, Suzanne Rau

Price: $32.50

Publisher: No Place, University Alabama Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7310

ISBN: 0817301194

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 11.10 X 8.60 X 1 inches; xii, 252 pages; Hard cover has 1 1/4" rub mark on top of front, by right corner, same 1 3/4" near spine. Some faint shelf wear and rubbing. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Missing DJ. Red end papers. Lavishly illustrated with hundreds of b/w rare photographs from University and private collections documenting the history of the University of Alabama. Book is divided into 3 main sections: Antebellum Univ... View more info

Image for Wooden Images  Misericords and Medieval England

Wooden Images Misericords and Medieval England

By: Wood, Juanita

Price: $67.50

Publisher: Cranbury, NJ, Fairleigh Dickinson University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5393

ISBN: 0838637795

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is black with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Extensively illustrated with 163 b/w photographs. "...images carved on the underside of medieval choir stalls in the churches and cathedrals of England in the 13th through 16th centuries, this work provides a spirited examination of the social history of ordinary men and women during the late medieval period.....Unlike the ruling class...this larger segment of the populati... View more info

Image for Wooden Images  Misericords and Medieval England

Wooden Images Misericords and Medieval England

By: Wood, Juanita

Price: $67.50

Publisher: Cranbury, NJ, Fairleigh Dickinson University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5394

ISBN: 0838637795

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is black with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Extensively illustrated with 163 b/w photographs. "...images carved on the underside of medieval choir stalls in the churches and cathedrals of England in the 13th through 16th centuries, this work provides a spirited examination of the social history of ordinary men and women during the late medieval period.....Unlike the ruling class...this larger segment of the populati... View more info

Tonnancour Life in Grosse Pointe and Along the Shores of Lake St. Clair, Volume 1

By: Woodford, Arthur

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Omnigraphics: 1994

Seller ID: 8637

ISBN: 0780800354

Condition: Near Fine


Vol. 1; B&W Illustrations; 8 3/4 x 11 1/4; xiii, 230 pages; Hard cover is library binding. Cream colored spine with black lettering. Slight bumping to covers. B/w illustrated end papers. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with b/w photographs, maps and some drawings. The eastern suburbs of metro Detroit, along the Detroit River and Lake St. Clair, are a fascinating area, its own world. Full of many beautiful estates/mansions, streets, residences, physically ... View more info

Detroit and Its Banks; The Story of Detroit Bank & Trust

By: Woodford, Arthur M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Published for Detroit Bank & Trust Co. by Wayne State University Press: 1974

Seller ID: 6239

ISBN: 0814315216

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover is red with a black spine, with gold lettering. Red endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with 61 b/w photographs and maps. Sections are: Land of the Beaver; Era of Wildcats; Detroit Savings Fund Institute; Detroit Savings Bank; Age of the Motorcar; Governor Comstock's Proclamation; Mr. Dodge at the Helm; A New Direction; 9 appendices; notes; bibliography; notes. ; A Savoyard book Series; B&W Illustrations; 1.42 x 21.57 x 6.3 I... View more info

The Massachusetts Historical Review (Volume 5 - 2003) (Volume 5)

By: Yacovone, Donald, editor

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Massachusetts Historical Society: 2003

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6052

Condition: Near Fine


Soft cover is heavy, glazed paper with black lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; still crisp, appears as if unused. Illustrated with dozens of b/w pictures. Sections: essays; Remarks on the Kennedy Medal and the Practice of History; Vicissitudes of Tolerance: Jewish Faculty and Students at Clark University; "Subjects...unto the same king": New England Indians and the Use of Royal Political Power; Force of Food: Life on the Atkins Family Sugar... View more info

China: A Great Country In The East [English And Chinese Language Edition] 4 Volume Set in Slipcase

By: Ying Zhang

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Beijing Language & Culture University Press,China: 2002

Seller ID: 6060

ISBN: 7561909330

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


4 volumes, each covering a different aspect of Chinese culture and life. Each volume is soft cover; a purple, blue, yellow or green top on each of the different volumes. Slipcase has pictures, English language title in black lettering, along with Chinese language title in white pictographs. This is a NEW set, still has that new book smell. Each volume has 73 pages, and is lavishly illustrated with brilliant, color photographs. Volumes are: I, Homeland of the Dragon; II, ... View more info

THE CAPITOLS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

By: Zorn, Walter Lewis & Photo Illustrated

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Monroe, MI, Walter Lewis Zorn: 1955

Seller ID: 7444

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


B & W photographs; 11 X 8.40 X 0.70 inches; 176 pages; Hard cover is silverish color with gold lettering on front and spine. Covers have some shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing, bumping, light marks. Page 1/2 and the leaf before it, have indications that perhaps these pages were clipped together, some rippling in the paper. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with 100+ b/w photographs of the state capitols [previous and current] around the country. Of course, at th... View more info