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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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The Art of Scandinavia, Volumes I and II

By: Andersson, Aron;Anker, Peter

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, P. Hamlyn: 1970

Seller ID: 107183

ISBN: 0600100065

Condition: Very Good


Two volume set. Full gray cloth boards. Previous owner's inscription inside. Small tears on dust jacket. Each book is 6 3/4"w x 8 3/4"h. Each volume approx. 400 pages. Many b&w photos and illustrations throughout. View more info

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Decorative Art of Asia and Egypt

By: Bossert, Helmuth Th.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Praeger: 1956

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 121238

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is tight and straight and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book has been re-bound by the library in to strong, heavy green cloth boards that show small tears at lower corners, but little else. Interior is very very clean and bright with very heavy paper with sharp corners. The forty 4-color full page plates illustrate approximately 600 examples of ornamental designs from Ancient Egypt, Syria, Turkey, Persia, Bokhara, Samarkand, Chinese Turkestan, Persia, India, Siam, China, Japan; and from those of the Ta... View more info

Manual of Woody Landscape Plants: Their Identification, Ornamental Characteristics, Culture, Propagation and Uses

By: Dirr, Michael A.

Price: $73.50

Publisher: Champaign, Illinois, U.S.A., Stipes Pub Llc: 1998

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 129542

ISBN: 0875637957

Condition: Fine


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior clean and free of marking of any kind. Book has been re-bound by the library into NEW Hardback covers, the entire book shows no wear or use at all. Covers are green buckram, binding is dated 2012 . 1187 pages. View more info

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Index of Garden Plants: The New Royal Horticultural Society Dictionary

By: Griffiths, Mark

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., Timber Press: 1994

Seller ID: 131911

ISBN: 0881922463

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 1234 pages. This index supplies authoritative names for over 60,000 ornamental and economic plants. In addition, 30,000 cultivars are listed, as are 12,000 common names. View more info

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Ornamental Alphabets and Initials

By: Harding, Alison

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: 1983

Seller ID: 146451

ISBN: 0500273138

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's name stamp inside. 7"w x 10"h. 96 pages. 142 illustrations; 14 in color. View more info

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Book of Ornamental Knots, The

By: Hensel, John

Price: $19.25

Publisher: Centreville, Maryland, U.S.A., Cornell Maritime Pr/Tidewater Pub: 1990

Seller ID: 125748

ISBN: 0870334107

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book shows general wear but is a solid reading copy. 176 pages, lots of step-by-step b&w photos. View more info

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Report on the Building and Ornamental Stones of Canada Vols. 1 & 2

By: Parks, Wm. A.

Price: $345.95

Publisher: Ottowa Govt. Printing Bureau: 1912

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 128809

Condition: Good


Ex-library copies with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Bindings are solid and text/interiors are clean and free of marking of any kind. Both volumes are hardback in brown buckram with gilt printing on cover and spine: "Mines Branch Deptartment of mines Ottowa 1912" at lower corner of V. I and "..." "1914 No. 203" on Vol. II. Covers show considerable wear from handling but are not freyed, bumped at corners. Vol. I has a tear to the paper along front hinge but the cloth in intact. Back endpaper (one of two unprinted) has a large open tear. Otherwise text block is i... View more info

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The Davanzati Place: Florence Italy A Restored Palace of the Fourteenth Century Measured and Drawn Together with a Short Descriptive Text

By: Rosenberg, Louis Conrad

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Architectural Book Publishing Co.: 1922

Seller ID: 141950

Condition: Fair


Book shows heavy use and age. Spine and binding are holding but are worn and exterior layer of the spine is coming off. corners are heavily worn , edges freyed, etc. Text and contents show only little wear but many pages have finger marks at periphery. No tears or missing pages however. An elaborate and detailed description of the palace in measured drawings and photos showing the Architecture of the early Renaissance, using the Davanzati Palace as a case study and depicting the Wrought Iron fabrications, Floorplans, Column Capitals, Elevations, Doors, Doorways, Fireplaces, Tabernacles... View more info

Ornamental Flowering Trees in Australia

By: Rowell, Raymond J.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Australia, Reed Books Limited: 1988

Seller ID: 122870

ISBN: 0730101711

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 240 pages. Previous owner's name label. View more info

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Renaissance Ornament from the 15th to the 17th Century (Cambridge Library of Ornamental art)

By: Smithmark Publishing

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Gallery Books: 1991

Seller ID: 144728

ISBN: 0831739347

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows very little wear but has a bump at lower spine. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Very large book with full color, full page plates. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. Dust jacket is wrapped in a clear protective cover. View more info

Image for Metalcraft: a Journal Devoted to Hollow Metal Work and to Building Equipment, Furniture, and Ornamentation in Metal; Five Bound Issues, 1928 -- 1931

Metalcraft: a Journal Devoted to Hollow Metal Work and to Building Equipment, Furniture, and Ornamentation in Metal; Five Bound Issues, 1928 -- 1931

By: Staff

Price: $95.95

Publisher: N.Y., Furniture Publishikng Corporation,: 1928

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 142404

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Five bound issues of the title: Aug '28, Dec '28, May '29, Sept. '30, June '31. Each about 50 pages with about 20 articles in each with titles such as Art as well as utility in new power stations; Knole, Kent, England An example of the romance and utility of the casement; Color in finish of metal; Where no other thing than metal meets the needs of art and logic; Public edifices set criterions; The routine of modern banking is primarily dependent upon three fu... View more info

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Handbook of Regular Patterns: An Introduction to Symmetry in Two Dimensions

By: Stevens, Peter S.

Price: $140.00

Publisher: MIT Press: 1980

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 106656

ISBN: 0262191881

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. 400 pp. Fully illustrated with line drawings, diagrams, patterns & b/w photos. pages 256 - 281 marred by solvent (?) stain -- about 1" in light yellow. Pretty crazy reference book: the examples in the handbook encompass a great variety of patterns -- architectural and ornamental, religious and commercial, ancient and modern -- all of which can be generated from a surprisingly few basic configurations. The book makes a step-by-step exploration of those configurations, starting with simple symm... View more info

The Garden Plants of China

By: Valder, Peter

Price: $64.95

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1999

Seller ID: 116177

ISBN: 0297825496

Condition: Fine


An excellent copy in as-new condition with straight spine, clean covers with sharp corners, spotless text with no marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows very light shelfwear. Comprehensive reference to more than 400 ornamental plants grown in Chinese gardens, their history and their place in art, literature, symbolism and everyday life. Beautiful volume covering a wide variety of plants. View more info

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Over the Door: The Ornamental Stonework of New York

By: Yang, John

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Princeton Architectural Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 122428

ISBN: 1568980574

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Full page black and white photos. View more info