All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #1209639 (stock #2067)
The China Coast
Price on Request
Catalogue of The International Exhibition of Chinese Art 1935-6, Fourth Edition, Royal Academy of Arts, London. Printed by William Clowes and Sons, Limited; London. Preface by Lytton, William Llewellyn. Introduction by Laurence Binyon. Folding map. 288 pages and advertisements.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #432976 (stock #05.499)
Dupony, Alexandre
Collection Privee de Monsieur X: L'oeuvre Inedite D'un Photographe Anonyme Des Annees 30

Paris: Editions Astarte, 2000 Fine paperback. Numerous b&w nudes. Text in French and English. As new.

Monsieur X was an amateur Parisian photographer of the 1920s and 30s. He produced an astounding body of erotic and fetishistic imagery for his own pleasure. Luckily, his photographs were not destroyed in one of those family auto-dafés so frequent in other cases...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Contemporary item #545234 (stock #06.154)
Anna Zakiewicz
WITKACY

Wydawnictwo Dolnoslaskic, Krakow 2004. 80 pages. Pictorial covered hardback. NEW.

Interesting book on Polish avant-garde artist, writer, and photographer Stanislaw Ignacy Witkiewicz, focusing on his remarkable paintings and pastels

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #907039
With an Introduction by Herbert Ravenel Sass. The Dale Press: Richmond (1933). Limited to 1550 copies, this is #232 and is signed by Charles W. Smith. Bound in original black cloth with illustrated paper cover; silver lettering on spine. The dust-wrapper has wear and some tearing, including a 1" piece from the upper left of the back of the wrapper, which has been repaired with archival tape. Very clean on the inside, save for a small dot on the margin above Plate 3. 12 5/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #935831
This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1978 Collector's Edition of Oliver Goldsmith's "She Stoops To Conquer" is in excellent condition. The blue leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 11 1/8" tall and nearly 1" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #1232395 (stock #009808)
Chinese Export Porcelains from the Collection of DR. and Mrs. Harold L. Tomkin. Museum of Art. The Pennsylvania State University. University Park,Pennsylvania. Catalog compiled and annotated by Olga K. Preisner. February 24--May 11, 1980.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #1074874
Here are two auction catalogs from the Milton Milestone Collection of Early Wedgwood Pottery. Part I was held at Sotheby Park Bernet NYC on 12/16/75;Part II April l6, 1976. Estimate sheets included.Part I has 1-176 lots- Part II, 177-351. No notations, very, very faint musty scent-acceptable condition.Sold as is.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #472793
Three-Volume Set. First Editions, With Half-Titles. Edinburgh: Archibald Constable and Co., 1822. 3/4 Leather With Marbled Boards. The hinges are a little weak. Each volume is 7 3/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre AD 1000 item #1178939 (stock #M9526)
Book: Ancient Sichuan (Chinese Han Dynasty and Earlier)

Published price £64.00. Our price £30.00

This fine book is the fully illustrated catalogue of an exhibition of 125 outstanding examples of Chinese bronze, jade and pottery objects dating from the 13th century BC to the 3rd century AD. It really is packed with information about the civilizations of this period in the Sichuan basin in the relatively isolated south-west of China...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #729660
(S. G. Goodrich). Illustrated by numerous woodcut engravings. Philadelphia: Thomas T. Ash, 1834. Printed boards and a black leather spine with gilt and blind-tooling, rubbed and bumped; back cover hinge is starting to rend at top. From the E. A. De Schweinitz Collection of Salem, NC. 6 1/2" tall; 415 pages and 1-page Almanach.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #937890
This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1977 Collector's Edition of Verne's "Twenty Thousand Leagues Under The Sea" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 10 5/8" tall and 1 1/2" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #472821
J. B. Lippincott Company, 1885. Externally very nice; Taped first plate (Frontispiece) and title page, back of dedication page, 1" top at gutter, last page 65/65 has taping due to fragile paper cracking at the gutter point. 11 5/8" Tall, 3/4" Leather.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #1284777 (stock #443tb)
E & M Perez
$145.00
This is the XII Edition (1994-1995) of the annual price guide to Italian painters, Il Valore Dei Pipinti Italiani Dell'Ottocento E Del Primo Novecento, edited by Giuseppe Luigi Marini. Large volume, 527 pages, with comprehensive listing of Italian painters of the nineteenth and early 20th centuries, each with illustrations of their work, recent auction prices, and signature examples. Artists are listed alphabetically, and many have multiple images, some in color...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 2000 item #1217193
Paperback catalog with photos and price guide. Written by Sarah Peabody Turnbaugh and published in 1992 by the Hurst Gallery.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #936379
This Easton Press 'The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written' 1975 Collector's Edition of Poe's "Tales Of Mystery And Imagination" is in excellent condition. The leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 10 1/4" tall and 1 1/2" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #935803
This Franklin Library 'The 100 Greatest Books Of All Time' 1981 Limited Edition of Leo Tolstoy's "War And Peace" is in excellent condition. The red leather binding is pristine with gold embossing, measuring 9 1/2" tall and 2 3/4" thick. The pages are gilt and are in mint condition. Please browse our large selection of similar fine books as well as original art pieces and other antiques. Thank you for your interest.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1940 item #808008
CITY CHILD. Poems by Selma Robinson. Decorations by Rockwell Kent. New York: Farrar & Rhinehart, 1931. Original gilt decorated cloth. Black and white illustrations by Kent. A portion of the original dust jacket is pasted on to the back flyleaf plus a Selma Robinson poem otherwise in very good condition.