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Image for A Commented Bibliography of One Hundred and One Influential Books By and About People of African Descent (1556-1982): A Collector's Choice

A Commented Bibliography of One Hundred and One Influential Books By and About People of African Descent (1556-1982): A Collector's Choice

By: Blockson, Charles L.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, A. Gerits & Sons: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 10909

ISBN: 9070775034

Condition: Very Good


small stain to one page of the preface. 101 books are described, most illustrated with their title page. View more info

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Pennsylvania German Illuminated Manuscripts

By: Borneman, Henry S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Dover: 1973

Seller ID: 15568

ISBN: 0486229262

Condition: Fine


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: $95.00

Publisher: Englewood, CO, Libraries Unlimited: 1993

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 12945

ISBN: 0872879062

Condition: As New


not issued with a dust jacket. View more info

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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

Condition: Fine


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 over 192 books are described. Entries in Part II appear in alphabetical order by illustrator from Adams to Young and over 1... View more info

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Americana: Printed and in Manuscript

By: Heartman, Charles F.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Metuchen, NJ, Charles F. Heartman: 1930

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 14284

Condition: Near Fine


lightly rubbed at extremities. 136 items are offered for sale. Several illustrations including a facsimile reproduction of the first state of John Filson's map of Kentucky. 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

ISBN: 095064630x

Condition: Fine


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

ISBN: 0875980473

Condition: Near Fine


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

ISBN: 088401102X

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Fine


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

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French Illuminated Manuscripts in the J. Paul Getty Museum

By: Kren, Thomas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, The J. Paul Getty Museum: 2007

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 28019

ISBN: 0892368586

Condition: As New


With 120 color illustrations. 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

ISBN: 0313295018

Condition: As New


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

Condition: Good


exlib with soiling and abrasion to covers. 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

ISBN: 0668060840

Condition: Fine


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

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The Book of Kells: An Illustrated Introduction to the Manuscript in Trinity College Dublin

By: Meehan, Bernard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1994

Seller ID: 28290

ISBN: 0500277907

Condition: Fine


reprinted 1997. With 117 illustrations, 110 in color. View more info

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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

Condition: As New


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

Condition: Near Fine


#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

Condition: Fine


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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

ISBN: 0246112182

Condition: As New


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

Condition: Near Fine


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

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The Oxford English Dictionary, Second Edition, Volume III, Cham - Creeky

By: Simpson, John A. and Edmund S. C. Weiner

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1989

Seller ID: 28539

ISBN: 019861215X

Condition: New


in shrinkwrap. Volume 3 of the 20 volume set. View more info