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Image for ...<b>  Collector's Encyclopedia of Colorado Pottery: Identification and Values</b>

... Collector's Encyclopedia of Colorado Pottery: Identification and Values

By: Carlton, Carol; Carlton, Jim

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Paducah, KY, Collector Books,, 1994


Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Illustrated with color photography. A history of Colorado pottery and its artisans. View more info

Image for ...<b>  Common Man, Mythic Vision: The Paintings of Ben Shahn: Painting of Ben Shahn</b><br>

... Common Man, Mythic Vision: The Paintings of Ben Shahn: Painting of Ben Shahn

By: Chevlowe, Susan

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York:, Princeton University Press,, 1998.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. <P>


Ben Shahn (1898-1969) has long been renowned for his Social Realist paintings of Depression-era America. Equally striking, however, are Shahn's extraordinary later works, which reveal a more introspective style as well as the evolution of a new allegorical and mythical pictorial language. This book combines beautiful reproductions of Shahn's art with essays by leading experts on his life and career to present a groundbreaking survey of his powerful and engaging mature... View more info

Image for ...<b>  Manhattan Shores : An Expedition Around Manhattan Island</b><br>

... Manhattan Shores : An Expedition Around Manhattan Island

By: Rosen, Laura

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London:, Thames & Hudson,, 1998<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


Over a period of three years, working in all seasons and kinds of weather, Laura Rosen made her way around Manhattan Island with her camera. Manhattan Shores captures a world where landscape and architecture meet in strange and wonderful combinations, a world of decay and transformation, history and neglect, beauty and desecration. Accompanied by Rosen's wryly affectionate, deeply knowledgeable text, this is a book that reveals New York City's past, present and eve... View more info

Image for ...<b> African Odyssey: Travels in Tanzania </b><br>

... African Odyssey: Travels in Tanzania

By: Bloomfield, Tania

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Canada:, Self published,, c2000<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. A lovely self-published photo journal of East Africa. View more info

Image for ...<b> Architecture Since 1945: Sources and Directions </b><br>

... Architecture Since 1945: Sources and Directions

By: Joedicke, Jurgen

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York & Washington, Frederick A. Praeger,, 1969.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


Jurgen Joedicke, architect, teacher and the Author of History of Modern Architecture, summarizes his examination of contemporary building. Features the architecture of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Eero Saarinen, Philip Johnson, Walter Gropius, Frank Lloyd Wright, Kenzo Tange, Le Corbusier. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Previous owner's embossed stop on the top of free endpage. View more info

Image for ...<b> Broadway Theatre Posters </b>

... Broadway Theatre Posters

By: Nelson-Cave, Wendy

Price: $24.00

Publisher: USA:, Smithmark Pub,, 1993.<br>

Edition: First Edition – First Printing<br>


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. Historian Wendy Nelson-Cave, outline the development of Broadway Theater and the associated poster art.Fully illustrated bringing the full range of Broadway theater from the 19th Century to the complex of today. View more info

Image for ...<b> Crafts of Kashmir, Jammu and Ladakh </b><br>

... Crafts of Kashmir, Jammu and Ladakh

By: Jaitly, Jaya; Sahai, Kamal

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Abbeville Press,, 1990<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


Introducing the almost unbelievable creativity of the Kashmir/Jammu/Ladakh region's crafts people in a sophisticated and splendidly illustrated book on the lives of its Hindu, Muslim, and Buddhist crafts people. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling to dust jacket; There is a small remainder mark on lower textblock. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b> Degas </b>

... Degas

By: [Impressionism[ [Realism] Gordon, Robert; Forge, Andrew

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York:, Harry N. Abrams,, 1988

Edition: First Edition.


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. The authors of Abrams' highly successful Monet and The Last Flowers of Manet have made the definitive book on the French Impressionist Edgar Degas. The New York Observer said, In the wonderfully readable text . . . we are put in very intimate touch with the artist's own sensibility. View more info

Image for ...<b> Formica & Design: From the Counter Top to High Art </b><br>

... Formica & Design: From the Counter Top to High Art

By: Susan Grant Lewin

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Rizzoli<br>, 1991.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


This profusely illustrated and comprehensive examination of Formica surveys all aspects of the brand's artistic and cultural influence. Formica laminate has changed with the tastes of the times from the modern style in the 1930s to the postmodern style of the 1980s. Individual chapters and essays explore Formica's many applications—in diners, hotels, homes, furniture, and jewelry.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket w... View more info

Image for ...<b> Graven Images: The Best of Horror, Fantasy, and Science-Fiction Film Art from the Collection of Ronald V. Borst </b><br>

... Graven Images: The Best of Horror, Fantasy, and Science-Fiction Film Art from the Collection of Ronald V. Borst

By: Ronald V. Borst; King, Stephen

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Grove Press,, 1992

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


A collection of poster reproductions from classic cult "B-films" represents four decades of film poster art and features commentary by Stephen King, Robert Bloch, Harlan Ellison, Ray Bradbury, Peter Straub, and Clive Barker.Unused, Unread, Unopened. Clean, but from a smoker’s bookshelf. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b> Guide to Tolkien's World : A Bestiary </b><br>

... Guide to Tolkien's World : A Bestiary

By: [LOTR] [Tolkien] Day, David

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Metro Books,, 2010.<br>


This is a guide to all the living creatures — both flora and fauna — that inhabit J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth and Undying Lands. It is complete with descriptive text, both black and white and color illustrations, maps, a chronology, and a special index referring readers back to Tolkien's original works. All 129 races identified are clearly explained in terms of their physical appearance, language, behavior.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still... View more info

Image for ...<b> Henri De Toulouse-Lautrec  </b><br>

... Henri De Toulouse-Lautrec

By: Robbins, Daniel And Eugenia

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Mt. Vernon, New York:, Medaenas Monograph on the Arts,, 1980,<br>


Beautifully illustrated with high-quality full color plates with accompanying text. This is not the trade edition with advertising.Artists Limited edition, compliments of the press of A. Colish. Book is fine, Gift Quality; Dust jacket has some sun-fading. View more info

Image for ...<b> Instant Litter: Concert Posters from Seattle Punk Culture </b>

... Instant Litter: Concert Posters from Seattle Punk Culture

By: Chantry, Art

Price: $85.00

Publisher: USA:, Real Comet Press,, 1985

Edition: First Edition – First Printing


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.The definite history of Seattle's underground music scene. Art Chantry presents posters from his own collection and others, discussing their importance as both graphic and social productions. View more info

Image for ...<b> Islands </b><br>

... Islands

By: [Isles of Scilly] Fowles, John

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London:, Jonathan Cape Ltd.,, 1978.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>


Fowles has written a deeply personal work to analyze his attraction to the Scillies and all islands. The Isles of Scilly are an archipelago off the south western tip of the Cornish peninsula of Great Britain. It is the southernmost location in the United Kingdom. British photography has not had a more poetic interpreter of ancient landscape.John Fowles, an English novelist of international stature, critically positioned between modernism and postmodernism, h... View more info

Image for ...<b> Italian Recollections : Dutch Painters of the Golden Age </b><br>

... Italian Recollections : Dutch Painters of the Golden Age

By: Frederik J.; Graif, Linda L. Duparc

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada:, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts,, 1990.<br>

Edition: First Edition,<br>


Published on the occasion of the exhibition presented at the Museum from June 8 to July 22, 1990. Unused, No flaws but two small dings to top edge from retail handling. Bindings tight and square. View more info