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Blank Journal (Atoms Today & Tomorrow)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Seller ID: 140941


Recycled ex-library book with the usual library stamps and markings titled, "Atoms Today & Tomorrow" from the fifties. Gray cloth buckram cover with yellow and black illustrations. Cover is especially clean and new-looking with sharp edges and no wear. Bright white 28 lb paper inside measures 5 "w x 7 5/8"h. Page block is 1/2" thick. A few illustrated pages from the original book bound amongst blank pages. Black ribbon book mark. View more info

Image for Rainbow Book: Being a Collection of Essays & Illustrations Devoted to Rainbows in Particular & Spectral Sequences in General Focusing on the ... Metaphysically) from Ancient to Modern Times, The

Rainbow Book: Being a Collection of Essays & Illustrations Devoted to Rainbows in Particular & Spectral Sequences in General Focusing on the ... Metaphysically) from Ancient to Modern Times, The

By: Graham, F. Lanier

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Berkely, Shambhala / The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco: 1975

Seller ID: 140791

ISBN: 0394731085

Condition: Good


This book was published on the occasion of The Rainbow Show exhibition in San Francisco. It focuses on the meaning of color (physically and metaphysically) from ancient to modern times, and information is arranged in increasing order of complexity. 224 pages. 7 3/8"w x 11 7/8"h. Printed on brightly colored paper - red, orange, yellow, green, blue, and purple. Some ink marking at the beginning. Creases to cover and spine and some curl to the lower corner of... View more info

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No More Fukushima

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Committee of Anitnuclear Power Poster Exhibition: 2012

Seller ID: 141021

Condition: Fine


Like new. Text in English and Japanese. 68 pages. 8 1/4"w x 11 3/4"h. Each page shows four color posters from the Anitnuclear Power Poster Exhibition. Also includes three loose full-page posters advertising the exhibition. One of these posters has a small 1/4" tear. View more info

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Process Book of Woodblock Printing

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Kyoto, Japan, Kyoto Handicraft Center:

Seller ID: 141326

Condition: Very Good


A beautiful two-sided accordion book with dark purple paper covered boards containing purple and silver threads. 18 tipped-in plates show the stages of color separation of a woodblock print, printed on mulberry paper. A few of the plates have small creases. 5 1/8"w x 6 3/4"h. Introductory text in English and Japanese. No date given; circa 1970's. View more info

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Art Into Life: Russian Constructivism 1914-1932

By: Andrews, Richard ; Milena Kalinovska

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N Y, Rizzoli: 1990

Seller ID: 143101

ISBN: 0847811883

Condition: Very Good


Tight binding. Full black cloth boards. Small blemish from price sticker removal on front endpaper. Liquid stain to top page ends, and slight waviness to top edge of last hundred or so pages from this spill. Slight edge wear to dust jacket and liquid stain on inside edge of rear of dust jacket. 276 pages. 10"w x 10"h. Exhibition catalog. View more info

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Science Stories Book Two [Curriculum Foundation series]

By: Beauchamp, Wilbur L; Harriet M. Fogg; Gertrude Crampton; William S. Gray

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Scott, Foresman and Co.: 1935

Seller ID: 142990

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Red cloth cover is worn and fraying at edges. Previous owner's name inside. Some smudges on pages, but no marking. A few pages show some waviness from water damage. 176 pages. 5 1/2"w x 7 5/8"h. Beautiful color illustrations, thirties style. View more info

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Mushrooms Poisons and Panaceas: A Handbook for Naturalists, Mycologists, and Physicians

By: Benjamin, Denis R.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N Y, W.H. Freeman & Company: 1995

Seller ID: 140751

ISBN: 0716726491

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 422 pages. 6"w x 9 1/8"h. View more info

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Not Heaven, Somewhere Else

By: Brown, Rebecca

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Grafton, Vermont, Tarpaulin Sky Press: 2018

Seller ID: 143417

ISBN: 1939460182

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. "If heaven is somewhere, it isn't with us, but somewhere we want to get--a state, a place, a turning to home. Novel- and essayist Rebecca Brown's thirteenth book is narrative cycle that revamps old fairy tales, movies, and myths, as it leads the reader from darkness to light, from harshness to love, from where we are to where we might go. "These updated and revised fables satisfied a desire for moral discussion I didn't even kn... View more info

Image for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland illustrated by Tove Jansson

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland illustrated by Tove Jansson

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $500.00

Publisher: N Y, Delacorte Press: 1978

Seller ID: 143096

ISBN: 0440000696

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full brown cloth boards show slight edge wear. Small spots on front endpaper. Corner of edge worn dust jacket is clipped (but not price-clipped; the $7.95 original price is present). Gold stamp of previous owner's initials on cover of dust jacket corner. Small open tear on rear of dust jacket. 122 pages. 6 1/8"w x 9 1/8"h. Illustrations by Tove Jansson, orignally published in Swedish in 1966, this edition was issued ... View more info

Image for In/sight: African photographers, 1940 to the Present

In/sight: African photographers, 1940 to the Present

By: Clare (intro). Bell

Price: $124.95

Publisher: Distributed by Abrams: 1996

Seller ID: 142369

ISBN: 0892071699

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very slight shelf wear to creaseless covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Impressively clean book. 275 pages, almost all full page prints of the 30 African photographers selected for this anthology. The book challenges long-standing Western misconceptions about Africa. Created from the beginnings of the continent's s... View more info

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Leonard Cohen Collection, The

By: Cohen, Leonard

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y, Amsco: 1991

Seller ID: 135003

ISBN: 0825613140

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 88 pages. Clear laminate on cover is peeling a bit. View more info

Image for Now for Reality: The Focus of Life; The Mutterings of Aaos

Now for Reality: The Focus of Life; The Mutterings of Aaos

By: Crowley, Aleister; Spare, Austin O.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Mandrake Press Ltd.: 1990

Seller ID: 139825

ISBN: 1872736017

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 78 pages. 8 1/2"w x 12"h. Small white spot on bottom edge of black rear cover. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. Limited edition, no. 609/1000. Written and illustrated by Austin Osman Spare; Poems by Aleister Crowley. View more info

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A History of Illuminated Manuscripts

By: De Hamel, Christopher

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, David R Godine Publisher: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 141649

ISBN: 0879236310

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's name neatly printed in calligraphy inside. Price-clipped dust jacket wrapped in mylar. 256 pages. 8 1/2"w x 11 1/4"h. With 250 illustrations, 80 in color. A beautiful survey of the history of illuminated manuscripts, describing their historical and cultural settings, the history of scripts and iconography, techniques and materials, and the formal organization of the scriptoria. View more info

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Little Prince (Anniversary Edition), The

By: De Saint-Exupery, Antoine; Woods, Katherine (translator)

Price: $90.00

Publisher: N Y, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc.: 1971

Seller ID: 138097

ISBN: 0151528209

Condition: Fine


Anniversary Edition. Hardcover in slipcase. Slipcase shows wear and scuffs at corner. Shiny teal blue boards with gilt lettering and little prince illustration. 94 pages. Mustard colored endpapers. Previous owner's inscription on endpaper. A lovely edition. View more info

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

By: Eliot, T.S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: N Y, Harcourt Brace & Co.: 1939

Seller ID: 143048

Condition: Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full beige cloth boards show foxing. Wear and tears to faded, price-clipped dust jacket. Shows copyright of 1939 with no additional printings indicated. The title page is bright orange and duplicates the dust jacket image. Publisher is "Harcourt, Brace and Company" on title page, but "Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc." on dust jacket blurb. 46 pages. 6 1/8"w x 8 3/4"h. . Eliot's poem is the basis for the Broadway musical, ... View more info

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Psychology of Sex: A Manual for Students

By: Ellis, Havelock

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Emerson Books, Inc.: 1942

Seller ID: 142211

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full blue cloth boards with gilt lettering. Dust jacket has edge wear and tears. 5 3/4"w x 8 1/4"h. 377 pages. View more info

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Super 8: The Modest Medium (Monographs on Communication Technology & Utilization)

By: Gunter, Jonathan F.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Switzerland, Unesco: 1977

Seller ID: 140313

ISBN: 9231013688

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 93 pages. 5 1/4"w x 8 1/4"h. Many black and white photos and a super cool graphic cover with a bright orange background. A scarce title. View more info

Image for Orlando The Marmalade Cat:   A Trip Abroad

Orlando The Marmalade Cat: A Trip Abroad

By: Hale, Kathleen

Price: $65.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Frederick Warne: 1998

Seller ID: 132117

ISBN: 0723244561

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 32 pages. Small tear and slight liquid stain to dust jacket. Previous owner's name. Pictorial boards slightly bumped. Beautiful brightly colored illustrations. Large format: 10 5/8"w x 14 1/2"h. View more info

Image for Art in Transit: Subway Drawings By Keith Haring

Art in Transit: Subway Drawings By Keith Haring

By: Haring, Keith

Price: $75.00

Publisher: N Y, Harmony Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 143456

ISBN: 0517554240

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear to cover, especially at corners. Photos by Tseng Kwong Chi. Introduction by Henry Geldzahler. 8"w x 11 7/8"h. Unpaginated; approximately 90 pages of color photos. View more info

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African Zion: The Sacred Art of Ethiopia

By: Heldman, Marilyn; Munro-Hay, Stuart C. ; & Grierson, Roderic

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 142856

ISBN: 0300059159

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight edge wear. 272 pages. 8 5/8"w x 10 5/8"h. Contents: Dreaming of Jerusalem by Roderick Grierson; Ethiopia revealed : merchants, travelers, and scholars by Richard Pankhurst; Church and state in Ethiopia : the early centuries by Taddesse Tamrat; Church and state in Ethiopia : the sixteenth to the eighteenth century by Donald E. Crummey; Ethiopic literature by Getatchew Haile; Ethiopian manuscripts and paleography by Si... View more info