All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1980 item #1337180 (stock #718)
hotoke antiques
$120.00


Picture book of poems for children (18pp.), scribbled with boyish slanders, such as – “Fool!”, “Idiot”, “Mad!” or etc.
And also added some abuses to a certain person named ‘Keiko Masuda’ (probably, must be a girl...).
A ridiculous, sour-sweet, transient, and artistic memory.

approx. 25.6 x 18.2cm (10.07 x 7.16in)




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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Contemporary item #1336993 (stock #C/JB)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$65.00
plus shipping
THE Book on Alexandria Stoneware and Pottery - limited supply available
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1920 item #1336976 (stock #717)
hotoke antiques
$130.00


Buddhist teaching book called ‘Rennyo Shonin Ofumi (Gobunsho)’ (The Letters of Master Rennyo) as a collection of eighty pastoral letters written to True Pure Land school (Jodo-Shin school) followers.
Aesthetic aged binding with slight scent of incense reminded of the temple of its provenance. Meiji-Taisho period, 19-20th century. approx. 18 x 13 x 4.5cm (7.08 x 5.11 x 1.77in)




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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Documents : Pre 1837 VR item #1336576 (stock #713)
hotoke antiques
$100.00


Shogunate-governmental local map book of the village rearrangement (adjustment of rice-fields) in Ojiya district in Niigata region.
Aesthetic monochrome calligraphic abstractions of 36 pp. in fine antique condition, as a hidden rare atlas slept well within storage in good condition.

approx. 39.5 x 14cm (15.55 x 5.51in)




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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1930 item #1336439
A stated first edition third printing... the boards show light wear and there is a pencil notion on the front free paper. The pages are uncut.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1900 item #1335676
An oversized moroccan leather bound book. The cover features a stylized, embossed design. Published by H. & E. Phinney, Cooperstown, NY, 1842. The frontispiece is engraved and there are a total of ten wood-engraved plates, including the frontispiece. Foxing is throughout and the cover shows some wear with age.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1800 item #1335622
Acquest-Art
$180.00
Fables de La Fontaine (French) published in 1792 by Henri Vincent in Lausanne, Switzerland. Hard cover worn somewhat by use but all pages and images in good condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #1335621
Acquest-Art
$85.00
Classic book by Jules Verne (French) edited by Hachette in 1925
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #1335620
Acquest-Art
$500.00
Rare book by Edmondo de Amicis, translated by J. Colomb and illustrated by C. Biseo with 183 images. Edited by Hachette, Paris in 1883
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1920 item #1335107
PETER RABBIT AND JIMMY CHIPMUNK. Illustrations by Virginia Albert. (Cover illustrations by Fern Bisel Peat). Chicago: Saalfield, (1918). 8vo. Pictorial endpapers. Printed throughout in blue and red. Title page in color plus twelve color illustrations. Please note: photos 4 - 7 had bad lighting - the pages are whiter than shown. Paper chipped from spine otherwise very good.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1930 item #1335105
PETER RABBIT AT THE CIRCUS. Written By Alma Hudson. Pictured By Richard Hudson. New York: Cupples & Leon Co. (1921). 6 1/4" x 4 3/4". Original red boards with color pictorial label on front cover. Illustrated throughout with black and white line drawings and six full page color plates. 48 pages. Minor staining to the fore edges of a few pages and inoffensive light pencil marks on 3 pages otherwise in very good condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 2000 item #1334899
A large coffee table book published in 1996 by Harry N. Abrams. This hard cover with jacket is in excellent condition however there is an inscription on the front free paper.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1990 item #1334802
MINIATURE BOOK. Peter Arrives In The Promised Land. MSGR Francis J. Weber. Designed by Francis Braun. 1 of 600 copies printed by the Junipero Sierra Press. Bound in full gilt stamped white leather. All edges gilt. SIGNED by MSGR WEBER. The frontispiece is a 1980 VATICAN stamp. Keepsake of the Miniature Book Society Grand Conclave V. In fine condition. Measures 2 7/8" x 2 1/8".
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1334799
A GROUP OF 7 MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS From The Miniature Book Society's Grand Conclave V. Skokie, Illinois, 1987, The items are: 1. Book - JOHN 13; 2. Book - Conclave V - # 82 of 100 copies (SIGNED); 3. Bookmark; 4. Book - The Almond Tree; 5. Metal pin; 6. Set of Splendid Press Bookmarks; 7. Book - Wise Kwaks. All in fine condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1334797
MINIATURE BOOK. The Private Press Of Don Hildreth. The Story. Catalogue No. 1. 1987. Printed wrappers plus 12pps. A catalogue with details of Hildreth's first three publications: 1. Jose The Burro; 2. The Tramp Printer; 3. Coyote. Measures 3" x 2". Presented as a Keepsake at the Miniature Book Society's Grand Conclave V, Skokie, Illinois, 1987. In fine condition
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1334795
MINIATURE BOOK. Domenico Burchiello. Erespin Press, 1987. Printed wrappers plus 8pps. Portrait frontispiece. Presented by Carol & David Kent as a Keepsake at the Miniature Book Society's Grand Conclave V, Skokie, Illinois, 1987. Measures 3' x 2 1/4". In fine condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1990 item #1334790
MINIATURE BOOK. Dingbats & Small Cuts From Mauritom Press. Paper wrappers plus 8 pps. Black and white illustrations throughout. Issued as a Keepsake at the Miniature Book Society's Grand Conclave V, Skokie, Illinois, 1987. Measures 2 1/2" x 2 1/8". In fine condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1990 item #1334749
BOOKS, By Edward P. Morgan (from "Clearing the Air"). Issued as a Keepsake at the Miniature Book Society's Grand Conclave V, Skokie, Illinois, September 1987. A fabulous miniature book with design, typography, and binding by Robert E. Massman. Calligraphy by Helene E. Sherman. Illumination by Eloise C. Massman. The book is triangular in shape with a hand colored label on the cover. The illumination depicts an Owl and is signed with the artist's initials. In fine condition...