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Official World's Fair Pictures of a Century of Progress Exposition

By: Kaufmann & Fabry Co. (Official Photographers)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Chicagob, Reuben H. Donnelley Corp.: 1933

Seller ID: 7608

ISBN: B000BMWYEW

Condition: Very Good


B&W Photographs; 10.80 X 9 X 0.30 inches; 61 pages; Stapled wraps has light rubbing/scuffing, sunning. Owner's name neatly written at top, August 1933. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of b/w photos. Some pages have sunning, foxing, closed tear and corner crinkle. 'A Century of Progress International Exposition' was the name of a World's Fair held in Chicago from 1933 to 1934, celebrating the city's centennial. The fair's theme was technological innovation. The fair's mo... View more info

The Artwork Of: William Keeler: Pennsylvania Regionalist Painter

By: Keeler, Brian

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Wyalusing, PA, River Light Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 4900

ISBN: 0975303805

Condition: Very Good+


Softcover is heavy paper with black lettering. White spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. First page in book is the table of contents. Illustrated with 198 color and b/w plates, plus other pictures. Includes a chronology of William Keeler [1923-1980]. "....offers a comprehensive survey of the artistic output of William Keeler, from watercolors and drawings produced while in the U. S. Navy in the South Pacific during World War II,... View more info

Munich A picture book

By: Keetman, Peter

Price: $19.25

Publisher: Stuttgart, Germany, J. Thorbecke: 1965

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 9163

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Thorbecke picture books Series; B & W and Color; 8 3/4 x 9 1/4; 95 pages; Hard cover is wheat colored with gold lettering on spine. Light rubbing and bumping to boards. DJ has bumping, rubbing, tears, sunning, but is entire. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of b/w, and one color, photographs, of the city of Munich. Pcitures show the Bavarian capitol as it was in 1965. View more info

Goodbye to Catholic Ireland How the Irish Lost the Civilization They Created

By: Kenny, Mary

Price: $9.25

Publisher: Springfield, IL, Templegate Pub: 2000

Seller ID: 5966

ISBN: 0872432459

Condition: Near Fine


Soft cover, heavy glazed paper. Gold lettering on white spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears almost as if unused. Sections are: the way we were; the way we changed; in their own words; sources; index. Contains brief reminiscences of growing up Catholic in Ireland by Pierce Brosnan, Edna O'Brien, A. J. F. (Tony) O'Reilly, John Banville, Lord Longford, Andrea Corr, Maeve Binchy, Pauline McLynn, Peter Sutherland and Austin Flannery. ; 0.9 x 8.9 x 6 Inches; 376 pages; ... View more info

A Short History Of Michigan Michigan History Division

By: Kern, John

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Lansing, Michigan [?], Michigan Department of State: 1977

Seller ID: 2955

Condition: Very Good+


Stapled covers. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with b/w photos, maps and a table. Chapters are: French and British Exploration; From Territory to Statehood; From Statehood to 1900; Michigan in the Twentieth Century; Index. ; B&W Illustrations; 6 x 8 3/4; 73 pages; Cover has owner's name tidily written in upper corner of front. Some light shelfwear, rubbing and sunning. View more info

The Martha Washington Cook Book: Third Edition

By: Kimball, Marie

Price: $11.00

Publisher: North Canton, OH, Murray Broach Productions: 2005

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 5941

Condition: Near Fine


Soft cover is cream colored with brown lettering on front and black lettering on spine. End papers are b/w monochrome drawing of the gardens at Mt. Vernon. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Originally published in 1940 by Coward-McCann, New York City. Third edition, copyright James Direct, Inc. Illustrated with b/w drawings. Sections are a biography of Martha Washington, wife of George Washington; different types of foods; index. A great insight into how a... View more info

The Museum Projects

By: Kleihues, Josef P. ; Shkapich, Kim, edited by

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 7993

ISBN: 0847811263

Condition: Near Fine


Cover is grey wraps. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Originally published in German. Illustrated with dozens of color and b/w drawings, plans, diagrams and photos. "A 'poetic rationalist' the strength of Kleihues' work lies in the endeavor to transofrm the reality of an original site into a new ideal reality in whch historical elements, building structure, and the building's context are adapted to this own archtitectural vocabulary, creating a relation... View more info

Maximilian I, 1459-1519. Ausstellung. May-Sept. 1959. Texts by A. Lhotsky and F. Unterkircher. German Language Edition

By: Kunsthi, Wien. Österreichische Nationalbibliothek/ Graphische Sammlung Albertina/

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Vienna, Osterreichische Nationalbibliothek: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 129

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Soft cover is plain, cream colored, stiff paper. Has colored DJ, with portrait of Maximilian I, flaps. GERMAN language exhibition catalogue. Exhibition was held at 3 locations, from 23 May through 30 September, 1959. Includes 96 b/w photographs at the end of the catalogue. "Maximilian I of Habsburg (22 March 1459 – 12 January 1519) , the son of Frederick III, Holy Roman Emperor and Eleanor of Portugal, was King of the Romans (also known as King of the Germans) from... View more info

Pushkin Palaces And Parks: The Lyceum, The Catherine Palace, The Cameron Thermae, The Catherine Park, The Alexander Palace And Park

By: Lemus, V. V. ; Text and Selection

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Leningrad, Aurora Publishers: 1984

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 190

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


hardcover has lovely, cloth covered boards, that look like colorful wallpaper from one of the palaces; white spine with gold lettering on the spine. Pages are clean and tight. Printed and bound in the German Democratic Republic [GDR]. Lavishly illustrated with 80 b/w and 116 color pictures, many of them full page sized. "The town of Pushkin [formerlyTsarkoye Selo], called so in memory of the great Russian poet, who studied there at the Lyceum....is also famous for it... View more info

Historic Grand Haven And Ottawa County,

By: Lillie, Leo C

Price: $110.75

Publisher: Grand Haven, MI, Leo C.. Illie: 1931

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 8926

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Maps & Illustrations; 8 x 11; 394+ pages; AUTHOR SIGNED ON ACKNOWLEDGMENT PAGE. Hard cover is faux leather [or maybe real leather? ]. Gold lettering on front and spine. Light rubbing and bumping, sunning, scuffing to covers. Gift inscription on a blank, front, blue page, signed 'Bud, 1931'. Signed in blue ink by author on the acknowledgment page. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs and illustrations, including maps. Rear of book has... View more info

The Jamestown Church

By: Lou Ann Meadows Ladin & Catherine Dean & Dia Idleman & Wayne Dementi & Gene Payne

Price: $10.75

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Dementi Milestone Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 8626

ISBN: 0977315339

Condition: New


B & W and Color; 7 1/2 x 10; v, 88 pages; Soft cover has cream spine with black lettering. Slight rubbing, bumping, but is NEW. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with color and b/w pictures. "When first established, the Jamestown Church was a center not only for the people of Jamestown, but also for those in the outlying plantations and communites that traveled to worship. In 1619 with the convening of the first legislative assembly, the role of this... View more info

Promises Kept The Story of Comerica 1849-1999

By: Luedtke, Eleanor

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Comerica, Inc.: 1999

Seller ID: 152

Condition: Near Fine


Soft cover is heavy, glazed paper. Oblong shaped. Green with white lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photographs. Originally named 'Detroit Savings Fund Institute'.... In 1849 Detroit was a town of 19000 people, most of whom lived and worked in the few blocks close to the river [sic, color map shows this area] between St. Antoine and Third. Lafayette was the northern boundary f... View more info

Huron River Hunting and Fishing Club - Celebrates 75 Years

By: Lyncheski, Stephanie & Karen K. Myers

Price: $85.75

Publisher: Phoenix, AZ, Heritage Publishers, Inc.: 2000

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 6930

ISBN: 0929690508

Condition: Fine


Hard cover is green with gold embossed lettering on front and spine, along with an embossed picture of the hunt club (? ) on the front. Pages are stitched, clean and tight. Appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with b/w photographs. The Huron River Hunting and Fishing Club was organized as a non-profit sharing Club on June 14, 1923 by Eugene Rennard, who owned 153 acres “mostly woods” with two miles of river frontage on the Huron River, near Brighton, Michiga... View more info

Theater From First Rehearsal to Opening Night

By: Malam, John

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Chicago, Peter Bedrick Books: 2000

Seller ID: 2992

ISBN: 0872265889

Condition: Near Fine


Cover is glazed boards. Reinforced binding. Magenta design endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Part of the Building Works series; this one covers the how, what, where and why of how a theater operates--how the play/production actually gets out there, the backstage world. Chapters are Foyer and box office; Auditorium; Pit; Stage; Wings and flies; Light and sound; Scenery and props; Special effects; Costumes and wigs; Dressing rooms and make-up; rehea... View more info

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From Court Jews To The Rothschilds [softbound] Art, Patronage and Power 1600-1800

By: Mann, Vivian B. and Richard I. Cohen, Ed.

Price: $39.75

Publisher: Munich, Prestel Verlag: 1996

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 3936

ISBN: 3791316249

Condition: New


SOFTCOVER. Cover is heavy paper. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Published in conjunction with the exhibition 'From Court Jews to the Rothschilds: Art, Patronage and Power 1600-1800', at the Jewish Museum of New York 8 September 1996-- 17 January 1997. Essays by various contributors. Illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photographs. Sections are: Court Jews Before the Hofjuden; Court Jews in Economics and Politics; Riches and Dangers: Glcikl has Judah ... View more info

The Second Empire - Art In France Under Napoleon III

By: Marcus, George H. , editor; Et Al

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art: 1978

Seller ID: 9468

Condition: Near Fine


Soft cover is heavy, glazed paper. Blue spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with 13 color plates and 100+ b/w photographs. Catalogue for the museum exhibition: The Second Empire, 1852-1870 : Art in France under Napoleon III / Philadelphia Museum of Art, October 1-November 26; 1978, the Detroit Institute of Arts, January 15-March 18, 1979; Grand Palais, Paris, April 24-July 2, 1979. Some of the sections are:... View more info

Milano E' Bella [Italian Language] [Beautiful Milan]

By: Massani, Giuseppe

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Rome, Italia Universale Editrice D'Arte: 1972

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 1567

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Cover is red with white lettering stamped on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight. All photos are full sized, of which 9 are color and 36 are b/w. Many of the photos are actually fold out onto two pages. Printed in October in 1972. Text is in Italian. Loving photographic tour of the grand city of Milan. Oversized, 4#. ; Photographs; 10 x 13; 117 pages; Cover has light bumping and edge wear, inside front cover is a bit of the DJ. DJ has light edge wear, bumping, rub... View more info

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Saving Britain's Art Treasures

By: McCamley, Nick

Price: $24.75

Publisher: Barnsley, S. Yorkshire, UK, Pen and Sword/Leo Cooper: 2003

Seller ID: 5391

ISBN: 0850529182

Condition: New in Near Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is burgundy cloth with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs. Sections are: Inter-war Plans; Country Houses; British Museum; Victoria & Albert Museum; Westwood Quarry; National Gallery and Manod Quarry; Tate, Wallace and Imperial Museum; Public Record Office [PRO], Provincial Galleries and Eclesiastical Treasures; Conclusion; index. "With the Second World War looming and the awful ... View more info

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Saving Britain's Art Treasures

By: McCamley, Nick

Price: $12.25

Publisher: Barnsley, S. Yorkshire, UK, Pen and Sword/Leo Cooper: 2003

Seller ID: 8741

ISBN: 0850529182

Condition: New in Near Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is burgundy cloth with gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs. Sections are: Inter-war Plans; Country Houses; British Museum; Victoria & Albert Museum; Westwood Quarry; National Gallery and Manod Quarry; Tate, Wallace and Imperial Museum; Public Record Office [PRO], Provincial Galleries and Eclesiastical Treasures; Conclusion; index. "With the Second World War looming and the awful ... View more info

Visualizing The Blues Images of the American South

By: McDaris, Wendy, editor; Foreward by John Grisham

Price: $12.75

Publisher: Memphis, TN, Dixon Gallery and Gardens: 2000

Seller ID: 5969

ISBN: 0945064047

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hardcover is grey/green with silver lettering on spine. Purple endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of powerful color and b/w photographs by such renowned photographers as Margaret Bourke-White, Mathew Brady, Henri Cartier-Benson, Ralston Crawford, Jack Delano, William Eggleston, Walker Evans, Lee Friedlander, Clarence John Laughlin, Gordon parks, Andres Serrano, Doris Ulmann, Eudora Welty, Huger Foote, Birney Imes ... View more info