All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Contemporary item #1305474 (stock #BK11)
Ancient East
$55.00
DESCRIPTION: “The Inro Handbook, Studies of Netsuke, Inro and Lacquer” was written for collectors who have discovered the delights of the miniature Japanese art forms. This authoritative and enlightening book offers a wealth of valuable information and is written by one of the foremost collectors and scholars in the field, Raymond Bushell...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1970 item #1305202
Wonderful vintage set of 4 British books dating from 1911 to 1963. The largest is a blue bound book, "The Poetical Works of Robert Browning complete from 1833 to 1868" published in London, 1963. The next largest is a blue bound book, "The Poetical Works of Matthew Arnold" published in London 1942. The next largest green bound book "An Anthology of Modern Verse 1920-1940" published in London 1963...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1990 item #1305146
This is one of the original hardback versions which were immensely popular in fact, the printers ran out of stock and went on to produce paperback versions to meet the demand. This one has the additional sheet for a cannon and a list of all the prices realised. I find this is an invaluable source of reference and always have one by my side. Very minor signs of wear, a few small pencil comments but I would say in very good condition. The Nanking cargo is the most famous of the shipwreck c...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 2000 item #1305086
"A Mighty and Valiant Underground Army over 2200 Years Back". This profusely illustrated soft cover was published by the Shaanxi Sanquinj Publishing House. Page 12 is a bit loose but intact. Both color and B&W photos. 128 pp. Front inscription perhaps by the author...Please disregard glare on front cover.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1960 item #1304932 (stock #10022)
SHI ZHU ZHAI QIAN PU, four volumes, 1952 Beijin Rong Bao Zhai, woodblock watermark, original Brocade jacket, in good condition. 12 1/4 by 8 3/4 by 2 1/8 inches.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1990 item #1303739
Classic revised edition 1981 hardcover reference book Japanese Swordsmiths by W. M. Hawley is a staple for collectors and not often found offered for sale at a reasonable price. This one has minor staining to the edge of page blocks as seen in attached images. The spine binding is loose by inside leafs have only minor tear. A used example in reasonable condition but pages are clean and bright throughout. Priced accordingly.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1970 item #1302956
This lot includes eight volumes - Vol. 3 Foundations of Science and Mathematics(1960); Vol. #: 4: Religion and Theology(1961); Vol 5. Philosophy of Law and Jurisprudence (1961); Vol. 6 Imaginative Literature (1961); Vol. 7 Imaginative Literature II (1962); Vol. 8 The Story of Ethics (1962); Vol. 9 Biology, Psychology and Medicine(1963);and Vol. 10 Philosophy (1963). Published by Encyclopedia Britannica, Inc. - copyright dates are noted...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : History : Pre 1900 item #1302813
what pdx
$795.00
MESSAGES AND DIPLOMATIC CORRESPONDENCE 1862 printed WASHINGTON, GOVERNMENT printing office 1862 Message of the PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES to the TWO HOUSES OF CONGRESS at the COMMENCEMENT OF THE THIRD SESSION of THE THIRTY -SEVENTH CONGRESS This book contains copies of all the letters to and from other Governments for the end of 1861-1862 including the opening of Japan to trade as well as the 21 page address Lincoln gave to Congress That included trade , population, revenue as well as the Ci...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #1302386
Ca Late 19thC. An ornate embossed gilt "pictorial" hard cover published by P.F. Collier, New York. This is a second revised edition edited by Charles Knight. No copyright date is given. The brown boards show some wear especially at the corners and spine edges.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #1302315
A small olive green linen hard cover published by Oxford at the Clarendon Press in 1923. Owner's name is inscribed. The cover shows some staining and minor splitting at the spine. There is also some foxing on the back pastedown.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #1302298
Unstated first edition written by John M. Tyler (Amherst College) and published in 1923 by Marshall Jones Company,Boston. (The Amherst Books.) Former library copy. The book is in good condition other than the black boards showing light wear especially at the corner.There are 147 pages including bibliography and index. Topic: the evolution of mankind.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1950 item #1301588 (stock #486tb)
E & M Perez
$75.00
Beautifully illustrated with large black and white photographs, this book depicts the work of Ivan Mestrovic, an important and influential sculptor in the modernist and cubist movements. Published in 1948 by the Syracuse University Press, with 157 pages, 15" x 12". In good condition, no dust jacket, slight wear to cloth binding, interior clean and unmarred. Inscribed with original owner's name, small stamp from book seller in Weston Massachusetts.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #1301584 (stock #485tb)
E & M Perez
$65.00
Edited by Jorge Glusberg, and published by the National Museum of Belles Artes in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1998, this book presents the work of renowned Latin American artist Ignacio Iturria. Written in Spanish and English, with 158 pages and large color photographs of his works, this is a fine and scholarly volume on Iturria. In excellent condition, with large glossy soft cover (11 1/2" x 9 1/2")no marks or wear to pages.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #1301580 (stock #484tb)
E & M Perez
$50.00
A comprehensive book on the work of Eduardo Paolozzi, (Scotland 1924-2005), written by Diane Kirkpatrick, this volume was published in 1969 in both England and the US. 144 pages, 16 color plates, 70 black and white, with text describing his artistic process, including his writings, graphic arts and sculpture. In good condition, with some losses to dust jacket, cloth bindings clean, no marks or wear to pages...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1990 item #1301472 (stock #482tb)
E & M Perez
$45.00
This is the second of the two volume set GLASS 1905-1925, From Art Nouveau to Art Deco by Waltraud Neuwirth, published in 1985. The two volumes cover glass designed and manufactured, primarily in Austria and Czechoslovakia during that era, and this volume deals with etched, engraved, stained and otherwise decorated. Each volume contains fine photographs, 526 in all, and includes the most important artists and designers of the region, e.g...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1990 item #1301468 (stock #482tb)
E & M Perez
$45.00
The first of this two volume set by Waltraud Neuwirth, this one deals primarily with cut glass of the period, with an emphasis upon Austrian and Czechoslovakian manufacturers. Profusely illustrated with excellent photographs, the text is in both German and English, and gives precise details for all images (526 illustrations in the two volumes). An index of names of all designers and makers is included, with references to photos and information...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1980 item #1301465 (stock #481tb)
E & M Perez
$90.00
In like new condition, with orginal dustjacket covered with mylar protective jacket, this classic book is the original London Edition, published by Lutterworth Press in 1977. The complete title is: "Marks and Monograms of the Modern Movement 1875-1930", "A Guide to the Marks of Artists, Designers, Retailers and Manufacturers from the Period of the Aesthetic Movement to Art Deco and Style Moderne"...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1990 item #1301460 (stock #480tb)
E & M Perez
$85.00
In fine condition, with only very slight wear to corners of dust jacket, this is an excellent reference for collectors or dealers of contemporary Japanese prints. Published by Kodansha International in 1983, 1st Edition, it features 1600 illustrations from 370 contributors, with 250 large color images. Each print illustrated is described by size, number, edition, publisher, and technique. Bright blue dust jacket, the cloth binding is golden yellow with grey lettering and design...