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A Book of Famous and Beautiful Chinese Ladies from All Antiquity

By: _________________

Price: $500.00

Publisher: China, np, 1915


large format (11.5" x 9.5" with images 9.25" x 7") of an unknown edition (circa 1915), accordion-style binding in wooden boards with carved label on "front" board which opens at the left; exceptionally clean and bright.Illustrated with 12 hand-colored paintings on silk with descriptive text opposite in an accordion style binding between wooden boards. Text in English and Chinese. View more info

Image for A Descent into the Maelström, A Tale by Edgar Allan Poe Illustrated with Wood Engravings by Marc Roux

A Descent into the Maelström, A Tale by Edgar Allan Poe Illustrated with Wood Engravings by Marc Roux

By: Poe, Edgar Allan and Marc Roux (illustrator)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Paris, Devambez Publishers, 1920

Edition: 1st


#217 of 350 copies on Normandy vellum; small wear to head and foot of spine, toning to edges of pages, glassine dust jacket with small tears.Illustrated with 9 wood engravings by Marc Roux: 5 full page of which 2 are in color and 4 smaller of which 2 are in color (1 with the text and 1 on the cover). View more info

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A Hundred Years of: LEX FLEX

By: Laxson, Ruth

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Nexus Press, 2003

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)


not issued with a dust jacket, edition of 500.A wonderul example of visual literature, Laxson's book spans 100 years (1900-2000) of language being taken to new extremes of inventiveness. Organized in three parts: Part I. Innocence, elegance, riches & rags; Part II. Wars, rights & ego-echo; Part III. Cyber self & the ether/other. View more info

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Aaron Siskind: Pleasures and Terrors

By: Chiarenza, Carl

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown & Co, 1982

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator(s)


signed by Siskind on front endpaper; dust jacket price-clipped.With 74 duotone and 198 halftone illustrations. View more info

Image for Alexander Pieri, Blueterranean Breeze: Mediterranean Journey, 1997-2006

Alexander Pieri, Blueterranean Breeze: Mediterranean Journey, 1997-2006

By: Bader, Andrej (foreword) and Alexander Pieri (photographs)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pula, Croatia, HDLU, 2007

Edition: 1st


52 pages, limited to 200 copies.Published to accompany an exhibition in Pula, Croatia of photographs taken by Pieri from 1997 - 2006. Illustrated in color. View more info

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American Daguerreian Art

By: Rinhart, Floyd and Marion Rinhart

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Clarkson N. Potter, 1967

Edition: 1st


dust jacket with touch of rubbing to tips of corners.Illustrated with 12 full color photographs and 78 black and white plates. View more info

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Andes of Ecuador

By: Anhalzer, Jorge J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ecuador, J. Anhalzer, 2002


laminated boards, not issued with a dust jacket; in shrinkwrap.Pictorial history of the Andes mountains in Ecuador. View more info

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Arias in Silence

By: Parks, Gordon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Bulfinch Press, 1994

Edition: 1st


This book encompasses the breadth of Gordon Parks's compelling new photographic work. Now eighty, he has developed a new vision-fragmentary found objects appear against abstract watercolor backgrounds, evoking the buttes of the American Southwest, the View more info

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As I See

By: Artzybasheff, Boris

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd Mead & Co, 1954

Edition: 1st


light shelf wear to bottom of boards, dust jacket chipped at head and foot of spine, small tear to top edge of rubbed back panel.This is the first collection of Artzybasheff's drawings and paintings, of which about half were made especially for this book. View more info

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Beardsley

By: Wilson, Simon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford, Phaidon, 1976

Edition: 1st


dust jacket with tiny tear at top edge of front panel and bottom of rear fold, rubbing to front and back panels.Illustrated with 9 colour plates and 41 in black and white. View more info

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Beat 6: The ELAND Edition

By: Rees, Darrell (foreword)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Heart Agency, 2015

Edition: 1st


water stain at top of first few pages not affecting text or images.The is the sixth annual produced by the Heart Agency, London, to showcase the work of 31 artists that they represent. View more info

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Black Halftone Prints (Bulletin No. 3)

By: _________________

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, S. D. Warren Company, 1980

Edition: 1st


continuous tone reproduction in rear pocket has crease to upper corner. View more info

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Black Sun: The Eyes of Four: Roots and Innovation in Japanese Photography

By: Holborn, Mark

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Aperture, 1986

Edition: 1st


light foxing to inside covers.The catalogue of an exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, Oxford, England, December 8, 1985 - February 9, 1986, the Serpentine Gallery, London, England, April 5 - May 11, 1986, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 9 - October 26, 1986. An unprecedented portrait of postwar Japan through the eyes of four of the nation's most significant photographers: Eikoh Hosoe, Shomei Tomatsu, Masahisa Fukase, and Dai... View more info

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Cartes Postales de Chats

By: Ducout, Francoise (preface)

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Paris, Pierre Horay, 1984

Edition: 1st


pictorial boards, no dust jacket [as issued]; small ding to front board.Enormous collection of French cat postcards--303--most in color or sepia. View more info

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Chile: Confin del Mundo

By: Vaillant, Pablo Valenzuela

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Santiago, Chile, Pablo Valenzuela Vaillant, 2004


This is the first revised edition of "Chile, paisajes del confin del mundo" ("Chile: Scenes from the End of the World"). Profusely illustrated in color. Text in Spanish and English. View more info