All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1837 VR item #473896
Fourth Edition. London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, 1821. Full Red Morocco Leather, Elaborate Gilt Decoration On All Foredges. 7 1/8" Tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #473882
Fifth Edition. London: John Churchill, 1838. Full Leather Prize Binding With Presentation Inside Cover to William Naismith In Anatomy Class, 1844, University Of Glasgow. Spine darkened; both hinges cracked but attached. 8 7/8" Tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #473842
Philadelphia: Crolius & Gladding, 1842. Original Publisher's Cloth Binding. 144 Pages, 4 1/2" Tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1980 item #472540 (stock #05.421)
Eisner, Lotte H., Edited By David Robinson

New York Oxford University Press 1977. Cloth with Dustjacket, 1st American Edition. Protected by mylar cover. FINE.

Important career study on Fritz Lang by the noted film historian. Includes both his German & American films. Illustrated with many well printed b&w stills, photos and sketches.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #470331 (stock #MichModern)
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"The Modern Japanese Print" is about contemporary woodblock from Japan. Michener was an avid afficionado of the Japanese woodblock and wrote good books about it. This one is by Tuttle, 1968 Edition, hardbound complete with colored tip-in plates, and together with the dust jacket.

Fine condition, shelf wear only. A great out of print book on Japanese woodblocks.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Contemporary item #468650
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This is a First Edition HARDBACK of STAR WARS ATTACK OF THE CLONES. By Salvatore, R. A. - George Lucas STAR WARS EPISODE II Attack of the Clones New York Ballantine Books 2002 1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover 1.1 x 8.5 x 5.75 Inches. Very Good in a Very Good dust jacket........have seen offered online for up to $120.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Documents : Pre 1900 item #468625 (stock #Jpoems)
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A fun book on Japanese poems translated by K Florenz and then by A Lloyd; published by Hasegawa in 1895 (Meiji 29th year); printed on crepe paper and bound in the Japanese style. Book is in the original cardboard fitted box cover.missing.

Very good condition with no tears or stains. All pages are there with no damage. Cardboard case has the oriental tie inserts to keep cover closed. Tie insert is missing.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1990 item #468623 (stock #Jcalligrap)
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$150.00
Masters of Japanese Calligraphy by Shimizu and Rosenfield is a classic for the 8th-19th century masters; published by the Japan House Gallery and the Asia Society Galleries in 1984 on the occasion of an Exhibition at the Nelson Atkins Museum of Kansas and the Seattle Museum in 1985. Soft bound 340 pages. Very good condition with slight shelf wear.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1990 item #468618 (stock #Callig1)
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Words in Motion - A Modern Japanese Calligraphy...this is the exhibition catalogue for the Yomiuri and Library of Congress 1984 exhibition featuring 12 living masters of modern Japanese calligraphy. Out of print.

Soft bound, 187 pages. Fine condition.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #466896 (stock #05.374)
JEUX DES DAMES CRUELLES 1850-1960
Lust for Pain, Cruelty & Sex-Sado-Masochistic Practices in Photographs (Games of Cruel Girls-Spanking)
Nazarieff, Serge

Taschen Gmbh 1992. First Edition, soft cover, 9 x 11-3/4". Illustrated with 131 pages glossy B&W & sepia Photographs, 9 pages of photo credits, plus 20 pages of text, in English, French and German...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1940 item #466203
Stated first (American) edition published by Alfred Knopf New York 1932. Green cloth cover slightly faded. Red lettering. Library copy with imprint "d", glued date stamp paper on back, slightly cocked,and back cover separating from spine. No dustjacket. Sold as is.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1920 item #465893
First American edition first state (not stated)with author's name misspelled on the cover (but not on the title pae.)Published by George H. Doran Company, NY, 1919. Brown cloth boards with black lettering. The front hinge is splitting and the boards show some wear. Inscribed. Sold as is. 314 pgs.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1940 item #464333 (stock #Confucius)
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The Analects of Confucius, translated into English by Gilles and published by the Commercial Press in 1933, numbered edition and in a rosewood box. Bound Chinese style and stitched. This is a rare connoiseur's book.

Excellent condition.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1990 item #461839 (stock #05.626)
Frantisek Drtikol - by Vladimir Birgus and Antonin Branny

A great monography published in Prague, 1988. The first and only edition, excellent condition. 156 pages, contains 89 best pictures, Drtikol´s CV and english summary.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1980 item #459881 (stock #05.616)
Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (Film Scripts Modern Series)
Weine, Robert

Simon & Schuster Trade Paperbacks, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1970. 140 pps. Essays by Siegfried Kracauer, Erich Pommer and Paul Rotha. Many b&w stills of the film. VG+.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #459474 (stock #05.617)
The Waking Dream: Photography's First Century Selections from the Gilman Paper Company Collection
Hambourg, Maria Morris; Daniel, Malcolm; Apraxine, Pierre

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1993. Hardcover with DJ, 384pp. 275 ills (196 plates & 79 duotones)...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #459467 (stock #05.613)
Marquis De Sade: Anthologie Illustree
Stefano Piselli, Roberto Guidotti, Federico de Zigno, and Riccardo Morrocchi (eds.)

Glittering Images, 1993. 1st Edition, hardcover, illus. Large, 157 pgs. Fine/Fine.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Contemporary item #458757 (stock #BR-1)
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THE ARTS OF AN ADDICTION: QING DYNASTY OPIUM PIPES AND ACCESSORIES is a newly published (September 2005), exquisitely-illustrated, limited-edition book by Carlos Armero (Spain) and Ben Rapaport (USA), 219 pages, 11 ¼” x 8 ¾”, hard cover, dust jacket...