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Mario Botta: Watari-Um Project in Tokyo 1985-1990

By: N/A

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Watari Museum of Contemporary Art: 1990

Seller ID: 099237

ISBN: 4900398110

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 148 pages. 11 1/4"w x 11 5/8"h. Slightly scuffed cover. Small corner of front endpaper cut out. View more info

Schweizerisches Gutenbergmuseum Musee Gutenberg Suisse

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Berne, Switzerland, Buchdruckerei Buchler & Co.: 1953

Seller ID: 126010

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Bound periodicals from number 4 1950 through number 3 1953 - quite thick, over two inches of text block. Text in German with some tipped in paper samples, the new signet of the Swiss Gutenberg Museum (an embossed press on white paper), and a few color plates. Many b&w illustrations. Red speckled page ends. View more info

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Wooden Picture Book on Animals

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Zürich, Siebert Spiel AG:

Seller ID: 143527

Condition: Very Good


This is a wooden picture book made from four pieces of wood with color illustrations on both sides. The book is bound with leather straps and wooden beads. 8 1/2"w x 6 3/4"h. The animals pictured are geese, cows, a goat, pigeons, chickens, pigs, sheep, and rabbits. Publisher's order number 3981. No date of publication shown. No text. View more info

Architecture 70/80 in Switzerland

By: Blaser, Werner

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Birkhäuser Basel: 1981

Seller ID: 142141

ISBN: 3764312238

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light shelf wear only, with some scuffing to covers, no edge wear, a tiny bit of corner wear. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, 168 pages with a great many b&w photos and mechanical drawings. From the travelling exhibition organized by Pro Helvetia. A presentation by architects of the Swiss Federation of Architects (BSA) transposed by Werner Blaser. Works presented by Fritz Haller, Jean-Marc Lamuniere, Max Schlup, Anton Glanzmann, Claude Paillard, Joachim Naef, Jakob Eschenmoser, Heidi and Peter Wenger,... View more info

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Mario Botta: Watari-um Project in Tokyo 1985-1990

By: Botta, Mario & Etsuko Watari (Ed.)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Tokyo, 1990

Seller ID: 142888

ISBN: 4900398110

Condition: Very Good


Scuff marks on cover. Interior very good. 148 pages. 11 1/4"w x 11 5/8"h. Slightly scuffed cover. View more info

Old Inn Signs of Switzerland

By: Creux, Rene

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Swiss Natioal Tourist Office: 1962

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 127735

Condition: Near Fine


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Small format 80 pages with 18 pages of text, the remaining color and b&w plates. Book has been re-bound by the library into heavy, strong buckram covers that appear new. View more info

Ski Pup

By: Freeman, Don

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Viking Press: 1963

Seller ID: 145951

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 56 pages. 8 1/4"w x 11 1/4"h. Pictorial endpapers. View more info

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Paul Klee: The Djerassi Collection at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

By: Garrels; John S. Weber; Kelly Purcell; Janet C. Bishop

Price: $18.95

Publisher: San Francisco, San Francisco Museum of Art: 1997

Seller ID: 142543

ISBN: 0918471419

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 76 pages. 9"w x 12"h. Slight wear to cover. View more info

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Swiss Art, 1960-1990: The Younger Generation -- The Gotthard Bank Collection

By: Hanhart, Rudolf and Marcel Baumgartner

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Zurich, Benteli / Swiss Institute for Art Research: 1992

Seller ID: 142878

ISBN: 3716508144

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's sticker inside. 312 pages. 9 7/8"w x 11 3/8"h. View more info

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1000 Years of Swiss Art

By: Horat, Heinz (ed.)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Hudson Hills Press: 1992

Seller ID: 142423

ISBN: 1555950795

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with three of the four corners of the covers bumped, a small indent along one top edge. Very bright red cloth covers otherwise very clean. Binding is solid and square, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 374 pages in oversize format, heavily illustrated with b&w and color photos, architecture, drawings, sculpture, drafts, etc. Henry Fuseli's phantasmagorical visions, Paul Klee's inward-looking pictures, Alberto Giacometti's elongated sc... View more info

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Schweizer Plastik Der Gegenwart III 1959 Bis 1966

By: Joray, Marcel

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Neuchatel, Switzerland, Editions Du Griffon: 1967

Seller ID: 142042

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's sticker inside. Full yellow cloth boards with pasted down black and white photograph. 9 3/8"w x 11 7/8"h. 282 pages. Many b&w photos throughout. Text in German. View more info

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Schweizer Plastik Der Gegenwart IV 1966 Bis 1988

By: Joray, Marcel

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Neuchatel, Switzerland, Editions Du Griffon: 1989

Seller ID: 142041

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's sticker inside. Full yellow cloth boards with pasted down black and white photograph. 9 3/8"w x 11 7/8"h. 282 pages. Many b&w photos throughout. Text in German. View more info

Unesco Italia: Italian site of the world heritage list in the work of 14 photographers (Italian and English Edition)

By: Maria Rosaria Nappi and Luciana Mariotti

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Gangemi: 2013

Seller ID: 139962

ISBN: 884922561X

Condition: Fine


Catalogue of the UN.IT exhibition presented for the first time at the National Central Library of Rome from 14 February to 14 March 2008. In addition to the original introductory texts, which are also included in this new edition, the catalogue of the first exhibition included photographs of the 41 Italian sites that were inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List at that time. In later years as more sites were inscribed they were also added to the exhibition and the expanded catalogue, at each edition. The additions for 2013 are the Italian part of Monte San Giorgio (added to the Swiss part,... View more info

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Art From Switzerland. Art Production and the Art System in the 19th and 20th Centuries.

By: Omlin, Sibylle

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Zürich: Pro Helvetia 2004.: 2004

Seller ID: 141832

ISBN: 3909622011

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 174 pages with a great many b&w photos, color maps at rear, institutional stickers at top spine and inside front cover. Text is in English. View more info

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High Ideals: Canadian Pacific's Swiss Guides 1899-1999

By: Sandford, R.W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Canmore, Alberta, Alpine Club of CAnada & Canadian Pacific Hotels: 1999

Seller ID: 123714

ISBN: 0920330402

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 39 pages. Staple-bound. B&w photos. View more info

Switzerland Under Siege 1939-1945: A Neutral Nation's Struggle for Survival

By: Schelbert, Leo (ed.)

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Picton Press: 2000

Seller ID: 141036

ISBN: 0897254147

Condition: Fine


As new book in excellent condition in every respect. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Many color detailed maps. 247 pages, institutional stamp on front end paper. View more info

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Theatre in Switzerland: Five Centuries of Stagecraft

By: Schlapfer, Beat

Price: $125.95

Publisher: Switzerland, Pro Helvetia: 2001

Seller ID: 142443

ISBN: 3907622340

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, as new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 140 pages with b&w illustrations, color map at front. Contents include: Humanism and reformation -- theatre, an activity for the whole population, The Puritans' finest hour during the Counter Reformation -- the pastores vilify the theatre, The age of Enlightenment -- the arduous struggle for approval of theatricals, Regeneration and the young federal state -- an imported theatrical concept, Theatre for the peopl... View more info

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Cornelli: A Story of the Swiss Alps

By: Spyri, Johanna

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Co.: 1921

Seller ID: 143579

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book. Loose front hinge. Previous owner's inscription inside. Gift edition with 14 illustrations in color by Maria L. Kirk. Full beige cloth boards with color decorations and pasted-down illustration. 277 pages. 7"w x 9 1/2"h. View more info

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Swiss Stained Glass of The Fourteenth Century from the Church of Koenigsfelden

By: Stettler, Michael

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford / Iris Books: 1949

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 134240

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. Ugly on the outside, but pretty on the inside. Book shows light wear only. Large format book: 10"w x 13 3/4"h. Fifteen tipped-in full color plates (one plate is missing). Quite lavish: plates are mounted on heavy paper. Rich color. With 32 pages of text and a few b&w illustrations. View more info

Anthology of Modern Swiss Literature

By: Waidson, H. M. (ed.)

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Wolff (Oswald) Books: 1984

Seller ID: 141542

ISBN: 0854960805

Condition: Near 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. 228 pages. Authors include: Herbert Meier; Kurt Marti; Rainer Brambach, Silja Walter; Albert Ehrismann, Erika Burkart, Urs-Martin Strub; Werner Zemp Dieter Fringeli, Jorg Steiner, Max Frisch, Raffael Ganz, Walter Vogt, View more info