Amsterdam: R IJ K Museum. First Edition. Original Wraps. Exhibition catalog. A very handsome copy of this rather scarce volume. Light shelf wear (expected with over-lapped wraps), very minor toning/soiling to wraps, else tight, bright and unmarred. Textured paper over-lapped wraps, multi-colored lettering. 8vo. 144pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Item #2819
New York: D. Appleton & Co. 1877. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Listed in the TOC are 28 engravings on steel and 8 engravings from sculpture. A very large collection of articles on various art subjects supported by exceptional engravings. The Art Journal was an early monthly publication devoted to Art... Item #2811
Leica Photography:. Vol. VII, Nos X-XII and Vol. VII, Nos VI-VII (1938, Oct-Dec; 1939, June-July).
New York: E. Leitz, 1938-39. First Edition(s). Original Wraps. Light shelf/edge wear to all, touch of rubbing at some spines, spot on one cover, else tight, bright and unmarred. Color pictorial wraps. Thin 4to(s). Illus. (color and b/w plates). Various. Item #3778
The Monthly Illustrator. for the Third Quarter of 1895. Containing 788 Illustrations by Seventy-Eight Artists (Vol. V.).
New York: Harry C. Jones, 1895. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Artists include: C.W. Allers, C. Becker, A.F. Bunner, F.S. Coburn, T. Craig, F. Dielman, A. In sley, W.A. McCullough, V.G. Stiepevich, S.M. Wilson. Light shelf wear, several small soil spots, light fraying/wear at head and heels, front hinge partially split... Item #2828
Sport and the Horse:. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
Richmond, VA: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1960. First Edition. Hardcover. From the library of noted architect and writer on architecture, J. Sadler. Sadler was prone to marginalia and laying in clippings and ephemera related to a given book’s subject. The presence of marginal notes or marks will be noted... Item #4572
Beijing: Beijing Handicraft Corporation, 1979. First Edition (Presumed). Original Wraps. Text in Chinese. Laid in "Foreward" includes English translation. Includes images of all the the 500 hundred statues in the Hall of Arhats. A very handsome copy of this exceptional collection of images. Minor shelf/edge wear, else tight, bright and... Item #3694
Two US Capitols Photography Albums. [764 Original Photographs].
nd [circa 1930s]. Unique Edition. Hardcover. The collection consists of 764 b/w images of the 48 US state capitols and that of the US Capitol in Washington, DC. Vol. 1 (364 images) starts with Washington, DC and covers Alabama through Montana. Vol. 2 (400 images) covers Nebraska through Wyoming. The... Item #6010
New York: New York Graphic Society, 1981. Second Printing. Hardcover. Foreward by Wallace Stegner. Wonderful inscription from George Frampton, then President of the Wilderness Society (1986-1993, subsequently, President Clinton's Assistant Secretary of Interior for Fish and Wildlife and Parks, a former law clerk to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Harry Blackmun... Item #864
N.C. Wyeth:. The Collected Paintings, Illustrations, and Murals.
New York: Bonanza Books, 1972. Fourth Printing. Hardcover. With a Foreword by Paul Horgan and an Introduction by Richard Layton. The single-most important reference on N.C. Wyeth (1882-1945), the first half being a biography and approximately half the book being of a superb descriptive bibliography of Wyeth's published illustrations, including... Item #4174
Portland, ME: Wolfe Editions, 2003. First Edition Thus/Off-Print. Print. Applin illustrated Bowles', "A Distant Episode" for a limited edition of 30 copies. While each illustration in the volume is striking, this image is our favorite. Very strong and striking. Penciled "WP" in lower corner, else bright and clean. Approx. 8"x10" Item #6152
Kyoto: Korinsha, 1997. First Edition Thus. Original Wraps. Text in English and German. Published to accompany Araki's exhibition at Wiener Succession. A remarkable collection of images. Overall, a handsome copy of this increasingly difficult to secure exhibition catalogue. Tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows very minor shelf/edge wear, tiny closed... Item #5934
Millerton, New York: Aperture, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. With an essay by Thomas W. Southall. Tight, bright and unmarred. Pictorial paper boards. 4to. 176pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Oustanding reading/work copy. Item #1838
New York: Random House, 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. A cornerstone work by Avedon in very handsome condition. Tight, bright and unmarred. Clear acetate DJ unmarred. Brown cloth boards, red ink lettering. fo. Illus. (b/w plates). np. Index of Plates. Item #5911
Zurich/New York: Scalo Publishers, 1998. First Edition. Hardcover. Tight, bright and unmarred. DJ bright and clean. White paper boards, black ink lettering, frontispiece. 8vo. 116pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Item #1841
Portland, ME: Leonard Baskin, 1958. Limited Edition. Print. "Tobias and the Angel" is included in the "complete graphic works of Leonard Baskin". (Fern & O'Sullivan, 367) There were at least three printings of this engraving, including one of 300 copies, another of 200 copies. This copy appears to be outside... Item #8036
New York: Assouline, circa 2000. First Edition. Hardcover. A very handsome copy of this strong collection of images. Tight, bright and unmarred. DJ shows very slight shelf/edge wear, else bright and clean. Black paper boards, silver gilt lettering. Small fo. 125pp. Illus. (color and b/w plates). Item #3230
New York: Bobbs Merrill, 1963. First American Edition. Hardcover. A wonderful spoof of High Society revolving around the life of Count Charles Korsetz. Photos by Cecil Beaton. Chapter head drawings are attributed to Edward Gorey. A very handsome copy. Small strip of sun fading along top edge, else tight, bright... Item #1876
Salt Lake City, UT: Univ. of Utah Press, 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. University of Utah publications in the American West, Volume 27. Foreward by Wilford Brimley. A near pristine copy of a very scarce volume, sadly sans DJ (it offended the tastes of the prior owner). Tight, bright and unmarred... Item #898
Will Soule. Indian Photographer at Fort Sill, Oklahoma 1869-74.
Los Angeles, CA: The Ward Ritchie Press, 1972. First Edition thus. Glossy Pictorial Wraps. A collection of exceptional images captured by Soule during his time photographing the construction of Fort Sill, includes essays and well crafted image notes. A very handsome copy. Very minimal shelf/edge wear, soft crease near front... Item #874
Yugoslavia: Spektar, 1981. First Edition (presumed). Hardcover. From the library of noted architect and writer on architecture, J. Sadler. Sadler was prone to marginalia and laying in clippings and ephemera related to a given book’s subject. The presence of marginal notes or marks will be noted above and are absent... Item #4568
Self-Portrait in the Age of Photography:. Photographers Reflecting on Their Own Image.
Switzerland: Benteli Verlag Bern, 1986. First Edition. Glossy Pictorial Wraps. Exhibition catalog. A very handsome copy of this rather scarce and wonderful collection of images. Very minor shelf wear, tiny foutain pen mark at top edge of text block, else tight, bright and unmarred. 4to. 247pp. Illus. (color and b/w... Item #2263
Noise from the Underground:. A Secret History of Alternative Rock.
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996. First Edition. Original Wraps. Well told and richly illustrated. A handsome copy. Very minor shelf/edge wear, fore-corners gently bumped, else tight, bright and unmarred. Color pictorial wraps. 4to. 160pp. Illus. (color and b/w plates). Item #5226
Zurich, Switzerland: Editions Stemmle, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Exibition catalogue. A remarkable collection of nudes and the photographer's debut collection. A very handsome copy of this stunning collection of images. TIght, bright and unmarred. DJ brigh and clean. Black paper boards, in blind lettering, frontispiece. 4to. np. Illus. (sepia plates). Item #5907
Hardcover. Volume 54 of the Publications of the Pennsylvania German Society. Minimal shelf/edge wear, minor glue toning at pastedowns, emboss mark of note printer Walter Thompson, else tight, bright and unmarred. 169pp plus np plate and description pages. Illus. (color plates). Item #6720