All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 2000 item #1025983
Covering Bristol’s formative years, this is the story of people and events surrounding the rise of this city between two states—the town Joseph R...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1960 item #1025929
A hard cover with 24 colored prints and 89 diagrams.Published by Adams and Charles Black, London 1951. There is a stain on the front cover and the front binding is somewhat loose but serviceable.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1960 item #1025877
THE CUCKOO CLOCK. By Mrs. MOLESWORTH. LONDON & N.Y.:Dent & Dutton, 1954. FIRST EDITION. Decorated endpapers. Illustrated by Ernest H.Shepard with four color plates and twenty black and white illustrations. Original pictorial cloth binding in color pictorial dust jacket. A very fine copy.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1990 item #1025840
POOH'S COUNTING BOOK. By A.A.MILNE. Illustrations by E.H.Shepard. New York: E.P.Dutton, 1982. Square 16mo. Original pictorial boards in dust jacket. Illustrated endpapers. Black and white illustrations - each page with blue borders and numbers. A mint copy. First American edition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1990 item #1025711 (stock #910101BK20)
6th edition, by Richard Hislop, a comprehensive and useful listing of auction prices of American paintings, hard bound, excellent condition. BX8
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1990 item #1025706 (stock #910103BK20)
7th edition, by Richard Hislop, a comprehensive and useful listing of auction sales prices of American paintings, hard bound, excellent condition. BX8
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1950 item #1025682
"Doctor Freud an Analysis and Warning" by Emil Ludwig.Stated American Edition. Hardcover published in 1947 by Hellman Williams & Co New York.Former library copy in acceptable condition (light staining on the red boards with two small white spots and smudging on the textblock ). 317pgs.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1930 item #1024517
THE FLYING CARPET. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1925). 4to. Original cloth. A Collection of short stories and poems by various authors such as: A.A.Milne; Hugh Lofting (an original DR.DOLITTLE story); Walter De La Mare; James Barrie, etc. There are 4 mounted color plates by HAROLD EARNSHAW; H.M.BROCK; SUSAN PEARSE; and MABEL LUCIE ATTWELL. There are numerous black and white illustrations by various artists including: E.H.SHEPARD; T.HEATH ROBINSON; A.H.WATSON; et al. FIRST EDITION...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Pre 1920 item #1024498
QUALITY STREET. A COMEDY IN THREE ACTS BY J.M.BARRIE. Illustrations By Hugh Thomson. London: Hodder & Stoughton, no date (1913). 4to. Original pictorial gilt cloth. Contains 22 beautiful color plates each mounted on heavy stock and each with a protective captioned and illustrated guard. Numerous black and white illustrations throughout. Pictorial endpapers. The spine is darkened and there is some water damage to the lower edge of each cover (please see photo enlargements)...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1990 item #1023103 (stock #10.025)
American Paradise: The World of the Hudson River School [Hardcover]

The excellent catalog of the exhibition organized by the Metropolitan Museum. The well-written essays, by Met curators, chart the 19th-century rise and fall of the first native school of landscape painting. The catalog includes most of the well-known and many lesser-known Hudson River pictures, discussed in depth for both specialists and generalists...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1920 item #1022150
PETER RABBIT AND HIS PA. By Louise A. Field. With Illustrations by Virginia Albert. Akron: Saalfield, (1916). 8vo. Original pictorial boards. Title page and eight illustrations in full color plus black and white drawings throughout the text. Decorative initials in red. This is an extremely fine copy rarely found in this condition. There are a couple of minor stains on the front cover but the contents are in perfect condition and appear to never have been read...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1970 item #1022142
FERDINANDUS TAURUS. A MUNRO LEAF CONSCRIPTUS. A ROBERTO LAWSON DEPICTUS. Latine ab Elizabetha Hadas Redditus. (Philadelphia): David McKay Co, Inc., 1962. Square 8vo. Pictorial cloth in original pictorial dust jacket. The FIRST LATIN EDITION of Munro Leaf's classic story of Ferdinand the Bull - the bull who would rather sit and smell the flowers than fight in the Bull Ring. With black and white illustrations by Robert Lawson. A very good copy.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1970 item #1022140
THE PURPLE COW AND OTHER POEMS: Written and Illustrated by Gelett Burgess. A facsimile Reproduction from the Original Manuscript in THE HUNTINGTON LIBRARY, San Marino, California. 1968. 4to. Purple wrappers with a die-cut hole to show part of the illustration on the title page. Foreword by James Thorpe. A fine facsimile, in color, of Burgess' original manuscript of 1894...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #1021946
MY SON AND I. By MRS. M.H.SPIELMANN. London: George Allen & Sons, 1908. 8vo. Red cloth with gilt lettered spine. Full color frontispiece and eleven black and white illustrations by Hugh Thomson. A very good copy. First edition with later state of the binding. Spielmann & Jerrold 44.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 1980 item #1018302
1979. Exhibition catalog.Artists' bios with b+ w illustrations. (Neil Dallas Brown, Robert Callender, Peter Collins, Patricia Douthwaite, Ian Hamilton, Alexander Fraser, John Huston, John Johnstone, John Knox, William Littlejohn, Robin Philipson, Ian McKenzie Smith.) Published by the Maine State Commission on the Arts & Humanities~ Augusta, Maine. 28 pgs. Light wear.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1960 item #1016826
THE STORY OF SLEEPING BEAUTY. Told by MURIEL LEVY OF Radio Fame. Illustrated by EVELYN BOWMAR. A Ladybird Book. Loughborough: Wills & Hepworth Ltd, no date (circa 1950s). 12mo. Pictorial boards. Decorated endpapers. Illustrated with TWENTY-FOUR full page color plates by Evelyn Bowmar. In very good condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1800 item #1016796 (stock #2081)
Hard cover edition consisting of 156 pp. of text and colored photos of what remains of the Dresden Collection of early Japanese porcelain assembled by Augustus the Strong. Orbis Publishing, c. 1981. Good used condition. About 7.75" x 8.75". Media Mail or First Class shipping.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Bindings : Children : Pre 1950 item #1015785
MANY HAPPY RETURNS. BY ROSALIE K.FRY. Cardiff: William Lewis Ltd, no date (circa 1946). 8vo. Original cloth-backed boards. Designed as a Birthday Book with decorated pages for listing birthdates from January to December - each opposite a page featuring a circular SILHOUETTE illustration. Ink presentation inscription on front paste-down and price on title page otherwise in fine condition with no other entries.