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Saxophone Boy SIGNED

By: Bell, Bill

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Tundra Books of Northern New York: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 45170

ISBN: 0912766980

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover signed by author, dedicated to Debbie on title page. Burgundy cloth boards with bright gilt title rubbed at tips and marked, 24 pp text fine. The author-illustrator describes his childhood in Philadelphia and tells how he made two of his dreams come true by becoming a professional saxophone player and a painter. View more info

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Carolien The Small Cow from Delft

By: Bertram, Doorlby

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Royal Delft: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 34071

Condition: Near Fine


Brilliant paperback in heavy illustrated card covers. Published (re-issued) on the occasion of the 350th anniversary of Royal Delft. Written in both dutch and english, charmingly illustrated tale of an ordinary white calf who wished she had spots like some of the other cows so she approaches a painter who is painting a landscape in a nearby field and asks him to paint some spots on her. Instead he paints her all over with very colorful flowers which come off in a rainstorm and Carolien is sad. She asks the painter to re-do her but instead he orders a small pottery cow and paints it exactly as ... View more info

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James Humbert Craig RHA. The Natural Talents of J. H. Craig 'The People's Artist

By: Connell, George A.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Belfast, Ireland, The 'Arches' Art Gallery: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44646

Condition: Near Fine


Fine landscape format 1st edition in marbled blue leatherette with gilt titles and ruled edges. 12" x 8 3/4" tall. Unclipped dj in new mylar is fine. Slight bow to frt board, text fine save for slight abrasion on one plate (adhered to opposite pg, barely noticeable, no moisture or water damage. Gift quality book filled with color plates of this gifted Irish artists' work. 133 pp with numerous reproductions of Craig's paintings as well as b/w biographical illustrations/photographs. A scarce monograph on this beloved 19th c. Ulster landscape painter. View more info

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Memorias De Un Senorito Sevillano SIGNED

By: de Winthuysen, Javier y Losada; Editors: Maria Hector Vazquez, Enrique Lafuente Ferrari, Teresa Winthuysen Alexander

Price: $28.00

Publisher: MD, Winthuysen Foundation, Inc.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Author's Presentation Copy

Seller Id: 32760

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover Pre SIGNED/DATED NOV 2008 by EDITOR/TRANSLATOR Winthuysen on title page. Brand new copy in beige cloth boards in glossy pictorial dust wrapper. Collectible and rare work. 293 pp. of Spanish text and b/w photos with additional 13 glossy pages of b/w and color plate reproductions of Winthuysen's works and photos taken during his life. Javier de Winthuysen was born in Seville in 1874 and passed away in 1956, Barcelona. Winthuysen finished writing his memoirs in 1953. The Winthuysen Foundation published the entire Spanish typed manuscript in Maryland, USA, 2005. and produced ... View more info

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Manel Anoro Los Colores Del Mediterraneo

By: Gioseffi, Claudia; Anoro, Manel

Price: $28.00

Publisher: CA, Caldwell Snyder Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44467

ISBN: 1884495044

Condition: Fine


Gift quality first edition. Not exlib. Lovely copy in bright and clean navy cloth with black blindstamped titles on both boards and backstrip. As new save for tidy gift dedication which is hard to discern on the vibrant endpps. 143 glossy pp with eye-popping color on nearly every page and a fab b/w photo of the artist and a page of his thoughts in the frt. Includes Graphic Works, A Catalogue Raisonee, Bibliography, Print Index in the rear. Ruby reds and alizarin crimsons, cadmium yellows and cobalt blues, vermilions, emeralds and purples. Color saturated canvases with images of ripe, sumptu... View more info

Leger and Purist Paris A Tate Gallery Art Exhibition 18 November 1970 - 24 January 1971

By: Golding, John (Book & Preface Author; Green Christopher (Co-Author); Foreword by Sir Norman Reid

Price: $45.00

Publisher: MA, Boston Book & Art Publishers for The Tate Gallery: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46363

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first edition hardcover in rusty butternut colored paper covered boards that are lightly sprung at the open ends (see image). No weird smells, or marks. No names, tears or soil in the glossy 108 pp text and matte grey paper index. I see two tidy black marker lines in the index, with an errata slip laid in. Original, unclipped (and unpriced) white background color illustrated dust wrapper shows soil at flap folds and near gutter/spine area from storage. Large 1933 b/w photo of Fernand Leger on rear panel. This is the first attempt to survey from an objective, historical stand... View more info

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What A Go! The Life of Alfred Munnings

By: Goodman, Jean

Price: $48.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 47049

ISBN: 0002174294

Condition: Fine


Gift quality first edition hardcover in green paper covered boards with sharp tips and bumped spine ends. No names, tears or soil the 274 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped original dj in new mylar shows a tiny flake of color off head of rear panel, still displays beautifully. This is the first biography of Sir Alfred Munnings since 1962. It offers a judicious, "warts & all" portrait of a painter whose controversial Royal Academy speech denouncing modern art belied his own very uncontroversial art. View more info

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Jack In The Rockies: or, A Boy's Adventures with a Pack Train

By: Grinnell, George Bird

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W. & R. Chambers, Limited: 1928

Seller Id: R46382

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality square and straight reprint hardcover dated 1928 in olive green cloth covered boards with bumped tips and spine ends. Not exlib. Backstrip cloth is splotchy midway to foot, title still quite legible. Prize label from Daybrook Baptist School is pasted to fep with winner's name in space provided. Light soil on edge of 272 page block but text is clean. Frontis and 7 other b/w photos and plates signed E.W. Deming but not credited to him in the book. Edwin Willard Deming was an artist in the US who depicted scenes of indigenous tribe members. He was a painter, illustrator, and s... View more info

Adventures of Raggedy Ann

By: Gruelle, Johnny

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Avenel:

Seller Id: 46088

ISBN: 0517142171

Condition: Very Good


Reprint hardcover shows color loss at still sharp tips and spine ends of turquoise paper covered boards with gilt titles and illustration on cover. Unclipped (and unpriced) glossy green background color illustrated dj displays beautifully, 60 pp text tight and bright. No names, tears or soil. No date of publication found. (est. 1965) Spine cracked at last blank page and at pages 44-45 but all pages holding fine. Includes b/w and full page color illustrations with the following tales: Raggedy Ann: Learns a lesson,... Flies a kite, ... Rescues Fido, ... and the Painter, ... and Trip on the R... View more info

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Memoirs of a Sevillian Master SIGNED

By: Javier De Winthuysen y Losada; Editors: Maria Hector Vazquez, Enrique Lafuente Ferrari, Teresa Winthuysen Alexander

Price: $28.00

Publisher: MD, Winthuysen Foundation, Inc.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32759

Condition: Fine


1st edition Presentation copy. Signed/Dated Nov 2008 by Editor/Translator Winthuysen on title page. Brand new copy in glossy pictorial paperback covers. Collectible and rare work. 315 pgs of text and b/w illustrations with additional 19 glossy pages of b/w photos and color plate reproductions of Winthuysen's works and photographs taken during his life. Javier de Winthuysen was born in Seville in 1874 and passed away in 1956, Barcelona. Winthuysen finished writing his memoirs in 1953. The Winthuysen Foundation published the entire Spanish typed manuscript in Maryland, USA, 2005. and produced th... View more info

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Churchill

By: Johnson, Paul

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Viking: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39733

ISBN: 0670021059

Condition: Fine


First edition hardcover in fine unclipped dj in new mylar. Gift quality volume. 181 p. For the emiment historian Paul Johnson, Winston Churchill remains an enigma and a challenge. Soldier, parliamentarian, prime minister, orator, painter, writer, husband, and leader - all of these facets combined to make Churchill one of the most complex and fascinating personalities in history. Here, Johnson illuminates the various phases of Churchill's career, from his adventures as a young cavalry officer in the service of the empire to his role as an elder statesman prophesying the advent of the cold war. ... View more info

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Romanic Hideaways

By: Kinkade, Thomas

Price: $10.00

Publisher: OR, Harvest House Publishers: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32628

ISBN: 1565075412

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in dj. 48 pp with 20 brightly colored and romantic cottage scenes by Kinkade, with brief quotations from literature. View more info

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Edward Lear's Nonsense Book A Dover Coloring Book

By: Lear, Edward

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Dover: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 26917

ISBN: 0486227448

Condition: Very Good


1st edition paperback coloring book with three of the images are neatly colored, corners of paperback covers lightly rubbed plus color loss at periphery, 46 pp text tight and bright. This book contains some of the most famous humorous illustrations and rhymes ever created. Both the words and the pictures are by Edward Lear. They originally appeared in two of his books: "A Book of Nonsense," which was first published in 1846, and "More Nonsense, Pictures, Rhymes, Botany, Etc.; (1872). Edward was a painter and knew the importance and joy of color. Most likely, if he himself lef... View more info

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Somerville and Ross The World of the Irish R.M.

By: Lewis, Gifford

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Viking / Penguin Books Ltd.: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46993

ISBN: 0670807605

Condition: Near Fine


First edition hardcover in rust paper covered boards with bright gilt spine title. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Non-authorial gift dedication on fep, ink remainder mark at foot of page block, else fine. 251 page text shows no soil or tears. Original, unclipped dust wrapper has a lightly sunned backstrip that extends around to both gutters, displays well in new protective mylar. Profusely illustrated including approx 200 drawings and paintings by Edith Somerville, and photos taken from the family archives, this volume provides a rich visual survey of the quirky, romantic, ebullie... View more info

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Help For Mr. Peale

By: Morrow, Barbara

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42819

ISBN: 0027675904

Condition: Very Good +


Orange 1st edition hardcover in illust unclipped dj w/flaps pasted down. Tips and spine ends sharp. Exlib with pocket and all pages present. 28 pp crisp and clean. With the help of his son Rubens, the famous painter Charles Wilson Peale finds a way to transport his natural history treasures to a new museum in Philadelphia's Philosophical Hall. View more info

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Mr. Stubbs The Horse Painter

By: Parker, Constance-Anne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, J.A Allen & Co. Ltd: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37856

ISBN: 0851311237

Condition: Near Fine


Beautiful 1st edition hardcover with negligible wear on periphery. Professionally reproduced color dust jacket has small chips on tips now in new mylar and looks good. 203 pages of tight & bright text with no tears, writing or blemishes. This book traces Mr. Stubbs' career, as a self-taught painter, from obscurity in Liverpool to his arrival in London and the publication of his incomparable book 'The Anatomy of the Horse'. View more info

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Numbers of Things A Book for Little Girls

By: Price-Hacker, Lilian

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 23727

Condition: Very Good +


Circa 1925. Lovely copy with bumped spine ends, corners still quite sharp. Innards as new save for tidy gift dedication on fep. Silk ribbon on backs trip missing. A gorgeous book for little folks with charming verses and stunning watercolor artwork on every glossy page. Ten numbers, ten poems. 22 pp and illustrated endpps. Better known as painter than illustrator, Hacker exhibited regularly at the Royal Academy from 1909 to 1924 and married the academician Arthur Hacker in 1907. 2 volumes in stock. View more info

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This is London

By: Sasek, M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: W. H. Allen & Co. Ltd: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 38065

Condition: Very Good


Olive reprint hardcover has two 1/2" tears at head of spine, foot of spine is lightly worn and tips have been bumped with boards showing. Unclipped dj has a 1" tear at foot of spine, a 1/4" tear at head of spine, several chips and edges are lightly fraying where they are curled. Illustrated end papers have a piece missing on front paste down & rear paste down has piece missing from upper corner. 60 pages are bright with no tears or writing. A famous painter presents his impressions of London with its fog, its beautiful buildings, its historic monuments, the bridges, the parks, the ... View more info