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Weird Tit-Bits - German

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, White & Allen: 1889

Seller ID: 140696

Condition: Good


Small format book with maroon cloth spine and floral decorated paper-covered boards. 4"w x 5 1/4"h. Fraying and worn corners and top and bottom of spine. Loose binding. 256 pages. No date of publication listed, but previous owner's note is dated '89. The weird tales inside: The Severed Hand by Wilhelm Hauff; The Elementary Spirit by E.T.W. Hoffmann; The Ghost-Seer by Frederick Schiller; The Fortunes of Marin Waldeck by Sir Walter Scott; The Klausenburg by Ludwig Tieck; The Bracelet (no author given); The Evil Conscience by Goethe. View more info

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Joseph Stella: Flora

By: Barbara Rose; Stella, Joseph

Price: $76.50

Publisher: Florida, Eaton Fine Art: 1997

Seller ID: 141435

ISBN: 0965581942

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect in green cloth with gilt titles on spine and cover. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows chipping at corners, a small section of upper spine missing and a few very small tears. Exhibition catalog, held at publisher's gallery in 1998; 80 pages with 34 color and 9 b&w illustrations, most being full page prints. Stella was one of the most talented draftsmen among American modernists. As a realist, an orphic colorist, a futu... View more info

Sextets Nos. 1 & 2, Op. 18 and Op. 36

By: Brahms, Johannes

Price: $8.44

Publisher: New York, Edwin F. Kalmus:

Seller ID: 130990

Condition: Very Good


Kalmus miniature score, No. 1149 in the series. No markings of any kind other than previous owner's name on first page. Excellent condition inside; cover has floral stickers covering original price. No date. Stapled binding. View more info

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Stories of the Persian Wars

By: Church, Alfred J.; Herodotus

Price: $65.00

Publisher: N Y, Hurst & Company: 1900

Seller ID: 135375

Condition: Very Good


Gray cloth boards with silver decoration and floral design. Attractive small format: 4 1/8"w x 6"h. 220 pages. Scribble to pastedown endpaper. View more info

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Red Snow and Other Parables from Nature

By: Gatty, Mrs.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Blackie & Son Ltd:

Seller ID: 143322

Condition: Very Good


Very pretty decorated cloth boards with white, blue, and gray/green floral pattern. Dust jacket is in tatters. Yellowing paper. Previous owner's inscription inside. 4 3/4"w x 6 5/8"h. Circa 1920's. Parables for children inspired by nature. View more info

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Russian Kerchiefs and Shawls

By: Gordeyeva, Olga; Louisa Yefimova; Rina Belogorskaya

Price: $44.95

Publisher: Leningrad, Aurora Art Publishers: 1985

Seller ID: 145208

ISBN: 1603429689

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 166 pages, heavily illustrated with 100 plates, in full color. View more info

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Oriental Rugs and the Stories They Tell

By: Gregorian, Arthur T.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Boston, Nimrod Press: 1967

Seller ID: 141961

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full red cloth boards. Small tears and edge wear to dust jacket. 9 1/2"w x 8"h. 232 pages. Map endpapers. Many b&w and color photos and illustrations. View more info

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Autocrat of the Breakfast Table, The

By: Holmes, O.W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, Donohue Brothers:

Seller ID: 128371

Condition: Very Good


Decorative binding with silver and gold floral design. No date - circa 1900. Reprinted from the original edition. Corner of cover frayed. Gilt top edge; purple ribbon bookmark. "The essays take the form of a chiefly one-sided dialogue between the unnamed Author and the other residents of a New England boarding house who are known only by their profession, location at the table or other defining characteristics. The topics discussed range from an essay on the unexpected benefits of old age to the finest place to site a dwelling and comments on the nature of conversation itself. The to... View more info

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Wonders of the Stereoscope (Two Volume Set)

By: Jones, John

Price: $150.00

Publisher: N Y, Alfred A. Knopf: 1976

Seller ID: 137399

ISBN: 0394408829

Condition: Very Good


Set of two books in Good slipcase. Slipcase shows spots on the light yellow paper-covered box; cloth edges show slight wear, but no tears. The first volume is a 126 page book that surveys the history of the stereoscope from the 1850s to about 1920. Many color photos. The second volume contains a plastic fold-out stereoscope and 48 stereographs (pairs of photographs mounted side by side, for use in the stereoscope). Both are in Very Good conditon with floral printed covers. Books are 9 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. View more info

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Northern Athapaskan Art: A Beadwork Tradition

By: Kate C. Duncan

Price: $185.50

Publisher: Univ of Washington Pr: 1989

Seller ID: 144228

ISBN: 029596569X

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect with black cloth covers with bright silver embossed flower representations on the cover, silver print at spine, but with a small rectangle cut out of the top of the half title page, apparently where a previous owner's name was. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear with a 1" tear at top spine. First edition of this scarce and invaluable work on the art of the subarctic Athapaskans in We... View more info

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Essays of Elia

By: Lamb, Charles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Henry Altemus Company: 1895

Seller ID: 135373

Condition: Very Good


Beautiful embossed decorative cover in gilt floral pattern. Wear at top and bottom of spine and small spots on cover. Previous owner's name. 265 pages. Front free endpaper torn out. No date shown, circa 1895. A bit musty smelling. Charming small format: 4 1/4"w x 6 3/8"h. View more info

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Chula Vista's Trees, Immigrants That Came to Stay

By: Rojas, John Jr.

Price: $143.95

Publisher: San Diego, CA, Tecolote Pub.: 1996

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 132182

ISBN: 0938711377

Condition: Fine


Book is very clean with very light shelf wear to covers, sharp corners, no marking of any kind to text/interior, solid, tight, straight binding. Inscribed on title page by author. 258 pages on glossy paper, largely with tree description on L. page and full page b&w photo on R. 33 page color section in the middle, index to trees, glossary at back. Inserted errata page is present. View more info

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Bloomsbury Portraits: Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant, and their Circle

By: Shone, Richard

Price: $18.95

Publisher: N Y / London, E. P. Dutton / Phaidon: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144754

ISBN: 0714816280

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Floral printed cloth cover. Slight edge wear and sticker residue to dust jacket. Previous owner's name inside. Small remainder mark on bottom page ends. 272 pages. 8 3/5"w x 9 7/8"h. View more info

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Art Nouveau Postcards: The Posterists' Postcards

By: Weill, Alain

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Images Graphiques, Inc.: 1977

Seller ID: 146010

ISBN: 0895450143

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 16 pages of text plus 128 color postcard images. 7 1/4"w x 10 1/2"h. Wear to cover. View more info