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Palm Beach International Art & Antique Fair Paintings, Furniture, Silver, Jewelry, Textiles & Objects; January 30- February 9,

By: N/A

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Florida[?], International Fine Art Expositions: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2413

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Cover is dark blue with gold lettering on front and spine. Brown, monochrome flower picture on endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; this appears as if unused. This is the auction catalog from one of the most prominent American art and antique fairs. Sections are: From the Organizers; Letters of Greeting; Norton Museum of Art; Index of Exhibitors; Exhibiting Galleries; Advertisements; Future Expositions; Acknowledgements. All of the items, along with the extensive description, are accompanied by a color photo. The items are gorgeous, some of them very exotic, and makes one wish you could just ... View more info

Veterans Of Foreign Wars Edition Pictorial History Of The Second World War, Volume 3 The Fifth Year

By: N/A

Price: $15.50

Publisher: No Place, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S.: 1948

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 5243

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover is black with gold lettering on spine; gold blind stamp of Veterans of Foreign Wars of the USA on the front [VFA]. THIRD VOLUME ONLY. Endpapers are color with illustrations from various battle arenas. Overall pages are clean and tight, with very slight signs of careful use. Begins with September 1943 through 1 September 1944. Sections are: Story, September Through February; Picture History, September--February; Story, March Through August; Picture History, March --August. Pages 1031 through 1535. Extensively illustrated with hundreds of b/w photographs and maps. ; A Photographic Reco... View more info

Veterans Of Foreign Wars Edition Pictorial History Of The Second World War, Volume 4 The Sixth Year

By: N/A

Price: $15.50

Publisher: No Place, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S.: 1948

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 5244

Condition: Very Good+


Hardcover is black with gold lettering on spine; gold blind stamp of Veterans of Foreign Wars of the USA on the front [VFA]. FOURTH VOLUME ONLY. Endpapers are color with illustrations from various battle arenas. Overall pages are clean and tight, with very slight signs of careful wear. Begins with September 1944 through September 1945. Sections are: Story, September Through February; Picture History, September--February; Story, March Through August; Picture History, March --August. Pages 1543 through 2047. Extensively illustrated with hundreds of b/w photographs and maps. ; A Photographic Reco... View more info

Rheims and the Battle for its Possession, A panoramic History and Guide [Michelin Illustrated Guides to the Battlefields ]

By: N/A

Price: $21.25

Publisher: Clermont-ferrand, France, Michelin & Co.: 1919

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7629

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


1914-1918 Series; B&W maps & photographs; 5 1/4 x 8 1/4; 176 pages; Soft cover looks like stiff boars, but is flexible. Has bumping, rubbing, scuffing, sunning. Pages have sunning, bumping, some light corner creasing. DJ has many small tears and nicks, sunning, rubbing, scuffing, bumping. Pages are overall, clean and tight. Illustrated with many b/w maps and photographs, many of them showing the destruction wrought by the recently concluded war. 2 page color map of Rheims, and a b/w floor plan of the ancient cathedral. Very interesting view of touring France, very shortly after the conclusion ... View more info

Munnings V. The Moderns Manchester Art Gallery 13 December 1986--25 January 1987

By: N/A

Price: $18.75

Publisher: London, Pittman Publishing: 1986

Seller ID: 7631

ISBN: 0901673293

Condition: Near Fine


Exhibition Catalogue Series; B&W Illustrations; 6 X 8 1/4; 23 pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Slight rubbing to covers. Pages are clean and tights appears as if unused. Illustrated with 27 b/w pictures. Sir Alfred James Munnings (1878 – 1959) was known as one of England's finest painters of horses, and as an outspoken enemy of Modernism. He often painted horses racing or hunting. The catalogue shows work by such 'Moderns' as John Bratby; Reg Butler; Lynn Chadwick; John Craxton; William Gear; Barbara Hepworth; Robert MacBryde; F. E. McWilliam; Henri Matisse; Henry Moore; Ben Nicholson; Pa... View more info

Veterans Of Foreign Wars Edition Pictorial History Of The Second World War, Volume I First and Second Year

By: N/A

Price: $15.50

Publisher: No Place, Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S.: 1948

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 7938

Condition: Very Good-


Hardcover is black with gold lettering on spine; gold blind stamp of Veterans of Foreign Wars of the USA on the front [VFA]. FIRST VOLUME ONLY. Endpapers are color with illustrations from various battle arenas. Overall pages are clean and tight, with very slight signs of careful wear. Begins with 3 September 1939 through September 1941. Extensively illustrated with hundreds of b/w photographs and maps. ; A Photographic Record of All Theaters of Action Chronologically Arranged, Volume 1 Series; Vol. 1; B & W illustrations; 7 1/4 x 9 3/4; 512 pages; Cover has shelf wear, rubbing, bumping, sunnin... View more info

The Renaissance Engravers 15th-16th Century Engravings, Etchings and Woodcuts

By: N/A

Price: $33.50

Publisher: London, Sirrocco: 2003

Edition: 1st English Edition (?)

Seller ID: 3228

ISBN: 1904310508

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Cover is glazed boards. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Appears to be a collection catalogue from the Hermitage Museum, in St. Petersburg, Russia. "...was formed mainly during the latter part of the eighteenth and the early years of the nineteenth century. The prevailing taste of the period favoured, above all others, works by the leading masters of the high Renaissance; these were regarded as models of artistic perfection, to be carefully studied and sedulously imitated. Best represented in the Museum's collection are prints of the Italian and the German Schools....Marcanto... View more info

The Pretty Women of Paris

By: N/A

Price: $12.25

Publisher: Wordsworth Classics: 1999

Seller ID: 10722

ISBN: 1853266280

Condition: New


Wordsworth Classic Erotica Series; 7.7 X 4.9 X 0.5 inches; 191 pages; Soft cover has a blue spine with white lettering . Pages are clean and tight. This work comprises a directory of the "ladies of easy virtue" in Paris in the 1880s. It describes the specialities and preferences of these ladies, who numbered amongst their clients princes, members of parliament, priests, painters and musicians. Another view of the Golden Age of the 1880s, from a different perspective. View more info

The Pretty Women of Paris

By: N/A

Price: $12.25

Publisher: Wordsworth Classics: 1999

Seller ID: 10723

ISBN: 1853266280

Condition: New


Wordsworth Classic Erotica Series; 7.7 X 4.9 X 0.5 inches; 191 pages; Soft cover has a blue spine with white lettering . Pages are clean and tight. This work comprises a directory of the "ladies of easy virtue" in Paris in the 1880s. It describes the specialities and preferences of these ladies, who numbered amongst their clients princes, members of parliament, priests, painters and musicians. Another view of the Golden Age of the 1880s, from a different perspective. View more info

Faber Castell Paint by Number Museum Series - the Eiffel Tower by Georges Seurat

By: N/A

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Faber-Castell: 2017

Seller ID: 10807

Condition: New


9.5 X 8.3 X 0.9 inches; New, sealed in package. Fun way to learn to paint, and how one of the greats of the impressionist movement did his work. Includes: canvas board, 6 x 8" ; 6 acrylic paints; paint brush; chipboard easel; number guide; hanging tab; instructions. PAINT BY NUMBER – Learn to paint like the masters! Recreate the Eiffel Tower by Georges Seurat on real artist canvas. This Paint by numbers project will have you creating work that any artist will be proud of. PAINT THE EIFFEL TOWER – Paint your own Parisian themed artwork. This paint by number style set will assure you com... View more info

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ASIL Arabians The Noble Arabian Horses; Fourth Edition: in English and German

By: A S I L [ASIL] Club, Ed. ; Foreword by Georg Olms

Price: $92.50

Publisher: Hildesheim, Germany, ASIL Club/Georg Olms: 1993

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 2755

ISBN: 3487083493

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


Cover is black board with gold lettering and club logo on front in German and English; on spine in German, English and Arabic. End pages illustrated. Application form for club laid in at rear. Magnificently illustrated with 500+, mostly color, pictures. Foreword by W. Georg Olms. Printed in Italy. Pages are clean and tight; printed on glossy paper. This is a NEW book! DJ is NEW; and also in cardboard slipcase, also NEW. Book originally sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap, removed to check the book, but book will be put back into it. All of the comments on the DJ are in German; there are comments ... View more info

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The Black Death The Great Mortality of 1348-1350: A Brief History with Documents

By: Aberth, John

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Boston, Bedford/St. Martin's: 2005

Seller ID: 8774

ISBN: 031240087X

Condition: Near Fine


Bedford Cultural Editions Series Series; B&W Map & Illustrations; 8.10 X 5.50 X 0.50 inches; xv, 199 pages; Soft cover has a white spine, with black lettering. Slight rubbing, bumping. Pages are clean and tight. Ilustrated with 1 b/w map and 7 b/w pictures. "This is an excellent collections of sources. The selected texts are well chosen, often otherwise unavailable, comprehensive in the views they present, and long enogh to be very useful. The inclusion of sources from throughout Europe and the Middle East is excellent and fills a gap". 7 chapters, each with their own citations at the ... View more info

Rider With Destiny: George Washington

By: Aikman, Lonnelle

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Mclean, VA, Link Press, Publishers: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4306

ISBN: 0912991011

Condition: Very Good+


Softcover is heavy cardboard; black ground with gold lettering on front and spine. Blue monochrome endpapers. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of b/w drawings and photographs. Sections are: Behind Myth and Monument; a Capital is Born; "My Own Vine and Fig Tree"; bibliography; index. Oversized, 3#. ; B & W illustrations; 9 x 12; 173 pages; Cover has shelf wear, light rubbing/scuffing, bumping and some minor, shallow scratches towards the bottom of the rear cover. View more info

Le Grand Meaulnes. The Wanderer. Translated From The French By Francoise Delisle With An Introduction By Henri Peyre And Illustrations By Dignimont.

By: Alain-Fournier

Price: $37.25

Publisher: New York, Limited Editions Club: 1958

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 9336

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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 de... View more info

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Indigenous Peoples in International Law

By: Anaya, S. James

Price: $15.25

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, USA: 2000

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 7563

ISBN: 0195140451

Condition: Fine


Tables; 9.10 X 6.10 X 0.40 inches; xi, 267 pages; Soft cover is brown with white lettering on front and spine; shallow vertical crease on front cover. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. "James Anaya has done for indigenous people in international law what Felix Cohen did for Native Americans in the United States. He has brought clarity, understanding, and order to a field previously understood only in isolated bits and pieces. It will now be impossible to think about this topic without consideration of Professor Anaya's prodigious research and deeply analytical jurisprudentia... View more info

A History of Their Own Women in Europe From Prehistory to the Present: Volume II

By: ANDERSON, Bonnie S. & Judith P. Zinsser

Price: $13.75

Publisher: New York, Harper: 1989

Seller ID: 8668

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 6 1/4 x 9 1/4 x 1 1/2; xix, 572 pages; Soft cover has cream colored spine with black writing on it. Covers have slight rubbing, bumping, scuffing. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with b/w photographs. "Women's history from prehistoric times to the present, focusing on the developments, achievements, and changes in women's roles in society, organized within a loose chronology with chapters focusing on women's place and function in society. Topics include the roles of female monarchs and women of the court, the application of the new tools of t... View more info

Michigan Mammals

By: Baker, Rollin H

Price: $103.25

Publisher: Detroit, MI, Wayne State University Press: 1983

Seller ID: 6529

ISBN: 0870132342

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hardcover is brown, stitched binding, with gold lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight. Exhaustively illustrated with 120 b/w figures, 6 color plates, 69 b/w maps, 20 tables; appendix; glossary; index. "The first comprehensive work on Michigan mammals to be published in 35 years, this meticulously documented study should be an indispensable addition to the literature of animal life....summarizes the dramatic post-glacial developments which contributed to modern Michigan's distinctive and varied environments---environments which profoundly influence mammalian diversity and ... View more info

Madeline's Book Collection

By: Bemelmans, Ludwig

Price: $26.75

Publisher: New York, Viking: 1992

Seller ID: 9674

ISBN: 0670771880

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Madeline; Madeline's Rescue; Madeline and the Bad Hat; Madeline in London Series; Color Illustrations; 7.70 X 6.10 X 1.80 inches; Unpaginated pages; Set of 4 books, each with glazed hard covers with yellow spines and black lettering. Books appear as if unused. Pages not numbered. Full of the classic 'Madeline' color pictures. Madeline; Madeline's Rescue; Madeline in London; Madeline and the Bad Hat. The four books are fitted into a cardboard carrying case, with a red plastic snap and handle. Case has light rubbing, bumping and sticker residue. View more info

Bentley Historical Library: Its Purpose And History: Issued On The Occasion Of The Dedication Of The Addition To The Building October 2004

By: Bentley Historical Library

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan, University of Michigan: 2004

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7613

Condition: Near Fine


B & W and Color; 8 1/2 x 11; 54 pages; Stapled wraps. Slight bumping and rubbing to soft covers, shallow upper crease on back cover. Illustrated with mostly b/w photographs, a few color ones, some charts and graphs. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. Laid in is Spring 2004 issue of 'The Bentley Historical Library' quarterly. Very nice and clean copy. "The Bentley Historical Library houses the Michigan Historical Collections, which documents the history of the state of Michigan and the activities of its people and organizations. Its rich collections draw university students, M... View more info

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The Most Beautiful Villages of Burgundy

By: Bentley, James & Hugh Palmer

Price: $19.50

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1998

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7507

ISBN: 0500018626

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 12.30 X 10.10 X 1 inches; 224 pages; Hard cover is green with gold lettering on spine. DJ has faint rubbing; in a mylar cover. Yellow end papers. Lavishly illustrated with 270 color photographs. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. "The four 'departements' of Burgundy offer a delightful diversity in their villages...influence of religious architecture can be seen everywhere, but the villages of Burgundy are more varied than the twin presences of vineyard and abbey would suggest...Complete with a map and traveler's guide...." . Bibliography. Very oversiz... View more info