All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1970 item #1194588 (stock #WSB.009)
Grove Evergreen, NY, 1967. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket: Fine. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First US edition, first printing. Signed by Burroughs on the title page. Orange boards and white dust jacket is clean and bright. Fine condition in a Fine dust jacket with a Durafold mylar cover.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1960 item #1193615
In excellent condition, this fine first edition of Alec Waugh's fine enological treatise retains its beautiful cover with a design by Biro. Also with it is offered three colorful California wine booklets that have been enclosed in the pages for around half-a-century.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Contemporary item #1192482 (stock #DWF.001)
Little, Brown & Co, Boston, Ma, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Fine/Very Fine. First Edition. First State dj, with Vollmann's name misspelled on back cover. Signed only on title-page by the author in his characteristic heavy black marker ink.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1970 item #1192481 (stock #HST.001)
Hell’s Angels: A Strange and Terrible Saga by Hunter S. Thompson. New York: Random House, 1967. 8vo, full cloth decorated in silver foil (picture of a biker) on front cover and titled down spine in red and silver foil, black top-stain; 278pp, ‘About the Author.’ First edition, first printing of the AUTHOR'S FIRST BOOK: with “First Printing” clearly stated on the copyright page...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1970 item #1192479 (stock #WSB.001)
Grove Press, NY, 1959. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Fine. Dust Jacket Included. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First US edition, first print. (1962). Topedge with black topstain and correct price printed on front flap (six dollars). Very Fine condition in a Very Fine dustjacket with a Durafold mylar cover. The pages are exceptionally clean with no writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a stunning copy seldom seen in this condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1910 item #1191357 (stock #38001)
Vintages
$55.00
Unusual and hard to find original book illustrated by B. L. Corbett published by J. I. Austen 1906 1st ed. Soft cover. Combines color illustrations (8) with B&W images (6) of the Sunbonnet Babies doing various activities, ending with a proposal for marriage and off to the honeymoon! Each picture is surrounded by line drawings. There was an array of products that developed featuring the Sunbonnet Babies. 16 heavy paper pages (11-1/2 x 9-1/2 inches) including covers...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1910 item #1191356 (stock #38002)
Vintages
$135.00
Unusual and hard to find original book by George Gunn published by J. I. Austen 1906 1st ed. Soft cover. A scarce piece of African-American memorobilia. Combines color illustrations (8) with B&W photos (6) of African-American children (all quite stereotypical, politically incorrect and racist) with a story in verse about a young black boy. Each picture is surrounded by line drawings...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 2000 item #1191294
Messengers of Modernism~American Studio Jewelry (1940-1960). Hard cover with dustjacket in pristine condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1980 item #1188718
Second Printing (1976). A hard cover with dust jacket edited by Jacqueline Onassis with the cooperation of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Published by Viking Press. Numerous B&W and color illustrations. Light wear on the jacket otherwise in fine condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 2000 item #1187667
This is a companion piece to the Museum's major exhibition that celebrated Cartier's 150th year anniversary. This soft cover edition, published in 1997 by the Trustees of the British Museum, is the most authoritative work on Cartier's work to date. It features 350 colored and 50 black and white illustrations. 320pgs. Light surface wear and spotting on the cover otherwise in mint condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Contemporary item #1186056
Published by Chronicle Books 2007, an oversized hard cover with dust jacket... A comprehensive chronicle of the house of Cartier. "Long out of print, Nadelhoffer's exhaustive research has been revived with lush new photography and design sketches of the world's most distinctive and finely crafted jewelry. Through charming and compelling anecdotes, these famed gems and the elite clientele who don them are brought to life...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1910 item #1183862 (stock #38014)
Vintages
$30.00
The Song of Our Syrian Guest by William Allen Knight, illustrated by Harold Sichel. 4.25x7.25 inches. The book is printed on heavy, high quality, watermarked paper using arts and crafts printing methods by The Pilgrim Press, Boston-New York-Chicago, last copyright 1906. The covers are cardstock and are decorated in black and gold ink. The book has 40 pages, is bound using cord and comes in a matching marbled envelope. Excellent condition, virtually unread, although the envelope has minor tears...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Religious : Pre 1920 item #1183859 (stock #38012)
Vintages
$30.00
The Prince of the Realm is a lovely little book with an inspirational tale about a farmer. First Edition. 4.5x7.5 inches. The book is printed on heavy, high quality, watermarked paper using arts and crafts printing methods by The Lincoln and Smith Press, Boston, for Davis and Bond, Boston, copyright 1912. The covers are cardstock. The book has 40 pages and comes in a matching envelope. Excellent condition, virtually unread. Unusual and hard to find original book.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Fiction : Pre 1910 item #1183845 (stock #38007)
Vintages
$30.00
A Little Book of Birthday Wishes is a fantastic little book with nine birthday wishes – poems, short essays, etc. First Edition. 4x6 inches. The book is printed on heavy, high quality, watermarked paper using arts and crafts printing methods by The Canterbury Company, Chicago, Illinois, copyright 1910. The covers are cardstock. The booklet has 13 single-sided pages bound with a red ribbon and a single staple. The book comes in a matching envelope. Excellent condition, virtually unread...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1930 item #1183841 (stock #38006)
Vintages
$400.00
Eight original copies of Macbeth Gallery’s Art Portfolios from Nov 1926, Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Oct & Nov 1927, and May 1928. Published by Macbeth Gallery, 15 East 57th Street. Each 5.5x8.5 portfolio generally has 12 separate pages illustrated with black and white images of art new to the gallery along with a brief description of the artwork, artist profile and price. These are held in cardstock folio covers. Excellent condition...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1930 item #1183837 (stock #38005)
Vintages
$60.00
Three original copies of Macbeth Gallery’s Art Notes from Jan 1927 (#84), June 1927 (#85, The 35th Anniversary Number) and Nov 1929 (#87). Published by Macbeth Gallery, 15 East 57th Street. Each 5x7 pamphlet has about 30 pages and is profusely illustrated with black and white images of gallery art along with essays on art and artist profiles. These are bound in gray soft covers. Excellent condition, pages are tight and covers have minor cover edge discoloration and bumped corners. Unusual and ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1900 item #1181079 (stock #1094)
This is a very rare First Edition copy of Louisa May Alcott's The rose family. This was printed in 1864. As stated on the Antiquarian Booksellers web page first editions where issued in printed wrappers, salmon-coated on white and pink coated on white. The covers and all the pages are present but the book is only in poor to good condition. There are 47 pages A very good to fine condition copy would be over $2000 if you could find one. This copy came from the Estate of Chase Gilmore who was a...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #1180415
Softcover published by Trinity Repertory Company, Rhode Island. Like new condition. Retrospective essays by various artists illustrated with black & white stills. Binding is tight and text is clean. 128 pgs.