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Pennsylvania German Illuminated Manuscripts

By: Borneman, Henry S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Dover: 1973

Seller ID: 15568


corrected republication. With 36 illustrations in color and 2 black and white plates. View more info

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Applied and Decorative Arts: A Bibliographic Guide

By: Ehresmann, Donald L.

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Englewood, CO, Libraries Unlimited: 1993

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 12945


not issued with a dust jacket. View more info

Image for Early American Book Illustrators and Wood Engravers 1670-1870, Volume I--Main and Volume II--Supplement

Early American Book Illustrators and Wood Engravers 1670-1870, Volume I--Main and Volume II--Supplement

By: Hamilton, Sinclair (introduction)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press, 1958: 1968

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27205


light foxing to top edge of text blocks. This is a catalogue of a collection of American books illustrated for the most part with woodcuts and wood engravings in the Princeton University Library. The catalogue in the main volume, published in 1958, consists of two main parts: I. American Book Illustration prior to the Nineteenth Century and II. American Book Illustration in the Nineteenth Century. Entries in Part I appear in chronological order from 1670 to 1800 and... View more info

Image for The Studio: A Bibliography: The First Fifty Years 1893-1943

The Studio: A Bibliography: The First Fifty Years 1893-1943

By: Holme Bryan (introduction)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Sims & Reed Ltd: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 14542


With 12 pages of black and white illustrations. View more info

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Petrarch in America: A Survey of Petrarchan Manuscripts

By: Jasenas, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Pierpont Morgan Library: 1974

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 23103


lightly rubbed at extremities. The catalogue of an exhibition honoring the 600th anniversary of the death of Francis Petrarch. 24 manuscripts are described and illustrated. Includes a color frontispiece of Trionfi, Triumph of Time, ca. 1480. View more info

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Artists' Books in the Modern Era 1870-2000: The Reva and David Logan Collection of Illustrated Books

By: Johnson, Robert Flynn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco: 2001

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 23130


faint scratches to front cover. The catalogue of an exhibition at the California Palace of the Legion of Honor, October 6, 2001 - January 6, 2002. 180 books are described and illustrated in color, many with multiple images. View more info

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From Rollo to Tom Sawyer and Other Papers

By: Jordan, Alice M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Horn Book: 1948

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27099


partly unopened; dust jacket with tiny chip at head of spine and small tear on front panel, light soiling to back panel. This volume of twelve essays is concerned with American children's books of the nineteenth century. The book was designed by the English illustrator and wood engraver, Nora S. Unwin. View more info

Image for The Duke of Newcastle, 1693-1768, and Henry Pelham, 1694-1754: A Bibliography

The Duke of Newcastle, 1693-1768, and Henry Pelham, 1694-1754: A Bibliography

By: Kulisheck, P. J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Westport, CT, Greenwood Press: 1997

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 12306


not issued with a dust jacket. This bibliography contains 601 annotated entries. View more info

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Interior Design and Decoration: A Bibliography

By: Lackschewitz, Gertrud

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, The New York Public Library: 1961

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16775


exlib with soiling and abrasion to covers. View more info

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An International Sourcebook of Paper History

By: Leif, Irving P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hamden, CT, Archon Books: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 12445


not issued with a dust jacket. This book is the first comprehensive bibliography on the history of handmade paper. The 2185 bibliographic entries are organized into five sections: General Histories of Paper and Watermarks; The History of Paper and Papermaking in Asia and Australia; The History of Paper and Papermaking in Europe and the Soviet Union; The History of Paper and Papermaking in North and South America; and The Study of Paper History. Contains an author in... View more info

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Fine Bookbinding in the Twentieth Century

By: Lewis, Roy Harley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Arco Publishing: 1985

Seller ID: 10226


remainder dot on bottom edge of text block, dust jacket with band of yellowing at spine. View more info

Image for The Isaiah Thomas Donation to Dartmouth College Library

The Isaiah Thomas Donation to Dartmouth College Library

By: Nash, Ray (introduction) and Edward C. Lathem (compiler)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Hanover, NH, Dartmouth College Library: 1949

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26577


faint Dartmouth College Museum stamp on first page; partly unopened. 248 books are described. View more info

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The Kingdom of Books

By: Orcutt, William Dana

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown and Company: 1927

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 11235


#84 of 475 copies; spine darkened, lacking slipcase. This book contains a series of essays on the early history of the book. Profusely illustrated. View more info

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Printing in Delaware 1761-1800

By: Rink, Evald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Wilmington, Eleutherian Mills Historical Library: 1969

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 10685


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Image for Sources of Modern Architecture: A Critical Biography

Sources of Modern Architecture: A Critical Biography

By: Sharp, Dennis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Granada: 1981

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 26631


2nd edition, revised and enlarged; dust jacket sunned on spine. This unique guide to the literature of modern architecture has been completely revised, expanded and redesigned for its second edition. View more info

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Typefounding in America, 1787-1825

By: Silver, Rollo G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, University Press of Virginia: 1965

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 13470


light rubbing to bottom corners, lacking glassine dust jacket. With 36 illustrations. View more info

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The Art & Craft of Handmade Paper

By: Studley, Vance

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Mineola, NY, Dover Books: 1990

Seller ID: 11978


revised edition. View more info

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The History of Printing in America

By: Thomas, Isaiah

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Weathervane Books: 1970

Seller ID: 10688


reprint edition. The History of Printing in America first appeared in 1810 and was based on Thomas's long fascination with his trade as well as upon his very extensive library of books and newspapers which he had collected to prepare such a history. Chapters cover English America, the thirteen original states, new states, British colonies, and British islands. View more info

Image for The Arts in Early American History: An Essay

The Arts in Early American History: An Essay

By: Whitehill, Walter Muir

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina Press: 1965

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 12041


not issued with a dust jacket. Contains a bibliography by Wendell D. Garrett and Jane N. Garrett. View more info

Image for A Bibliography of the Published Works of Charles M. Russell

A Bibliography of the Published Works of Charles M. Russell

By: Yost, Karl and Frederic G. Renner

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press: 1971

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17701


#127 of 600 copies; dust jacket with tiny tears at top edge near spine and rear fold. With 42 illustrations, 18 in color. View more info