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Image for Catalog of the Palestinian Folklore Museum, A

Catalog of the Palestinian Folklore Museum, A

By: Abdul-Jabbar, Naji

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Palestinian Folklore & Social Research Committee: 1990

Seller ID: 20975

Condition: Very Good


228 pages; ARABIC throughout except intro in Arabic and English. Large oblong softcover, 228 glossy pages, over 700 artifacts shown in photos and described, about half in full color. ; Wonderful guidebook to Museum of Palestinian Folklore in Al-Birah, West Bank, Israel. : Topics include: bowls, spoons, textiles, farm equipment, lamps, musical instruments, pottery, clothing, jewelry, tools, much more. ; Bump to heel, minor edgewear. No marks. Binding tight. Quite scarce. View more info

Image for Kathe Mou Palmos Eise Su :  My Heart Ever Beats

Kathe Mou Palmos Eise Su : My Heart Ever Beats

By: Atlas

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Atlas: 1906

Seller ID: 21586

Condition: Fair


Standard 3.5 x 5.5 inches. Color tinted real photo. ; Front imprinted NGP VII. Undivided back imprinted: Atlas, 25 New Madison St, New York, p os tc ard printed circa1906. Us1cstamp canceled 1914.; We have graded this item Fair. Very light edgewear but three creases visible. Message in Greek and address (Clarion, Pennsylvania) penned on reverse in old ink. Scarce. View more info

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Mi Alma Te Adora

By: Blanco

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Blanco: 1908

Seller ID: 21574

Condition: Good+


Standard 3.5 x 5.5 inches. Real photo tinted brightly in orange and pink. Caption: Mi Alma te Adora (My soul loves you) ; Divided back, imprinted Po st Car d, Correspondence, Address Only, Made in Mexico. ; Light edgewear. No marks or writing. Scarce. View more info

Paper and Light : The Calotype in France and Great Britain, 1839-1870

By: Brettell, Richard, with Flukinger, Keeler, Kilgore

Price: $16.00

Publisher: David R. Godine: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18736

ISBN: 0879234857

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


216 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, orange-brown cloth, green endpapers, 216 glossy pages, bibliography, index, 140 calotypes listed and described, 155 duotone (b/w) plates, 8 plates in color. ; Amazing collection of calotypes (early photos) by photography pioneers of France and Great Britain. ; Authored by Richard Brettell, with essays by Roy Flukinger, Nancy Keeler, Sydney Mallett Kilgore. ; Small bookshop label (Museum of Fine Arts, Houston) on front endpaper, otherwise book is pristine, no marks or defects. Jacket shows only a touch of wear at crown. ; Laid in: large 15-page... View more info

H. F. Robinson Collection, the : A Catalogue of Photographs (Herbert F. Robinson)

By: Brewer, Robert J. ; Illustrated by Herbert F. Robinson

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Museum of New Mexico: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18648

Condition: Near Fine


82 pages; 4to (11") 28 cm; Tall softcover, white plastic comb binding, 82 unnumbered pages, 1099 photos listed by category and topic, 17 extraordinary b/w photos and 1 sepia-toned photo reproduced, with brief captions. ; Foreword by Arthur L. Olivas. ; Amazing photos taken by hydraulic engineer and adjutant-general of Arizona Herbert F. Robinson (1865-1956) depicting everyday life of Native Americans in early Arizona and New Mexico, plus views of dams, landmarks, towns, etc. Exhibition at Museum of New Mexico, July 1974. This publication is 1st edition and limited edition, limited to 125 u... View more info

Antoni Chodorowski : Nic Takiego

By: Chodorowska, Zofia; Illustrated by Antoni Chodorowski

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Galeria Humoru i Satyry: 1999

Seller ID: 20471

Condition: Very Good+


88 pages; 4to (11.75") 30 cm; POLISH text throughout. Tall white softcover, 88 unnumbered pages, over 200 b/w line illustrations, including cariacatures, political cartoons, topical art, etc, most with captions. ; Foreword by Marek Wojciech Chmurzynski. Biographical note by Jan Polak. Published in conjunction with posthumous exhibition at Gallery of Humor and Satire, Wloclawek, Poland, 1999.; Very minor edgewear only. No other defects. Quite scarce. View more info

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Gaminerie : La Cinematheque Canadienne Flip Book

By: Cohl, Emile; Illustrated by Emile Cohl

Price: $58.00

Publisher: Cinematheque Canadienne;: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18725

Condition: Near Fine


124 pages; 64mo (2.5") 7 cm; Small oblong softcover, yellow textured covers, side-stapled binding, about 124 unnumbered pages, about 60 b/w photos. Includes page about flip books and page about artist, in parallel English and French. ; An authentic flip book: flip the pages rapidly and the images create a movie. ; One of a series of twelve flip books published by La Cinémathèque Canadienne in honor of the World Retrospective of Animation Cinema, 1967. ; Emile Cohl (1857-1938) was a French artist and caricaturist, known as Father of the Animated Cartoon; he was part of the Incoherent Move... View more info

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What is the Proper Height for a Lady to Hold Her Skirts ?

By: Dederick

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Dederick Brothers: 1908

Seller ID: 21582

Condition: Good


Postcard; Standard 3.5 x 5.5 inches. Three-color artwork, ankle showing. Caption: "What is the proper height for a lady to hold her skirts? Find the answer." (In elongated type is printed: "a little over two feet") ; Imprinted on front: Copyright 1906, Dederick Bros, 401. ; Undivided back. Postally used. 1c stamp affixed. Cancellations: 1) East Palestine, Ohio, November 3, 1906, 3pm. 2) New Bethelehem, Pennsylvania, Nov 5, 1906, 10am, Received. 3) Putneyville, Pennsylvania, Nov 5, 1906, very faded. ; Light edgewear, two faint creases to one corner. Message penned on front margi... View more info

Image for Toulouse-Lautrec :  Un Artista Moderno, Italian Edition

Toulouse-Lautrec : Un Artista Moderno, Italian Edition

By: Devynck, Daniele, with Claude Bouret, et al.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Artificio Edizioni: 1995

Seller ID: 16275

ISBN: 8886488068

Condition: Very Good+


335 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; ITALIAN text. Large heavy softcover with inner flaps, 335 pages, appendix, dozens of color and b/w photos in text, 154 major works of art reproduced in high-quality color photos, with detailed descriptions. ; Curated by Daniele Devynck. Chapters by Claude Bouret, Peter Baum, Marco Fagioli, Denis Milhau, Raffaele Monti. Editorial director Claudia Beltramo Ceppi Zevi. Published 1995 for exhibition at Museo Mediceo, Firenze (Florence) Italy, 1995-1996. ; Spine shows two light vertical creases. No other defects. Scarce. View more info

Image for Oh Joy

Oh Joy

By: Douglass

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Douglass Post Card Company: 1908

Seller ID: 21591

Condition: Very Good


Standard 3.5 x 5.5 inches. Real photo in b/w. ; Divided back. ; Very light edgewear. Reverse sunned but no marks or writing. View more info

Image for Hold Me in Your Heart

Hold Me in Your Heart

By: E. P.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: E. P. Company: 1908

Seller ID: 21567

Condition: Good


Standard 3.5 x 5.5 inches. Color tinted real photo. ; Logo and 1014/4 imprinted on reverse. No other marks. ; Edgewear, small spot near upper left. No marks or writing. Scarce. View more info

Image for Frida Kahlo Paper Dolls :  Parallel English and Spanish Text

Frida Kahlo Paper Dolls : Parallel English and Spanish Text

By: Estebanez, Francisco

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 2012

Edition: Fifth Printing

Seller ID: 21456

Condition: Fine


32 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover booklet, 32 unnumbered glossy pages printed one side only, much historical info (in parallel English and Spanish) about Kahlo and her style, 35 full-color illustrations to be cut out for use as paper dolls, including Diego Rivera and 4 outfits, Frida Kahlo and 29 outfits. ; Copyright 1999. This edition 2012. 5th printing stated. ; No defects, no sign of use. View more info

Image for Le Tecniche Del Disegno Rinascimentale, Dai Materiali Allo Stile : Renaissance Design Techniques, from Materials to Style

Le Tecniche Del Disegno Rinascimentale, Dai Materiali Allo Stile : Renaissance Design Techniques, from Materials to Style

By: Faietti, Marzia

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Kunsthistorisches Institut: 2008

Seller ID: 21495

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


288 pages; 4to (10.5") 27 cm; ITALIAN text throughout. Tall softcover, dark blue textured covers, white illustrated jacket, 288 glossy pages, extensive chapter endnotes, several charts and tables, 204 reproductions of renaissance-era paintings and drawings in full color, with detailed text. ; Compiled and edited by Marzia Faietti, Lorenza Melli, Alessandro Nova. Many contributors. ; Published in connection with international event, September 22-23, 2008. ; Book shows only a touch of wear. Jacket has minor wear, small stickerscar on front, not affecting any text or illustrations. Scarce. ; ... View more info

Image for Detroit :  Visions of the Eagle (Signed)

Detroit : Visions of the Eagle (Signed)

By: Fisher, Dale, and Mary Beth Fisher; Illustrated by Dale Fisher

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Eyry of the Eagle Publishing;: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20402

ISBN: 0961562331

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


174 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Hardcover, dark green cloth, tan mottled endpapers, 174 glossy pages, stunning full-color aerial photos of Detroit and environs, with relevant quotations from community leaders, and detailed captions. Dedication page inscribed and SIGNED by photographer Dale. ; Creative flying by Brian McMahon and Pat Mullen. Design by Pat Truzzi. Foreword by Diane J. Edgecomb. ; One tiny wrinkle to jacket. No other defects. View more info

Image for Bonne Annee :  Au Gui de l'an Nouveau

Bonne Annee : Au Gui de l'an Nouveau

By: Flanc de Coteau

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Flanc de Coteau: 1902

Seller ID: 21569

Condition: Very Good


Standard 3.25 x 5.25 inches. Color tinted photo. Complete caption: Bonne Annee, Au gui de l'an nouveau, Faites un tendre accueil, Afin que l'esperance, en Fleurisse le seuil ! (Happy New Year, To the garland of the new, make a tender welcome, so that hope will ever flower over the threshold) ; La Favorite, 192/5 imprinted on front. Reverse imprinted with dividing line, two faint lines for an address, no other printing. ; Very minor wear to tips. No marks of any kind. Scarce. ; La Favorite Series View more info

Image for Joyeuses Gagues :  Merry Jokes

Joyeuses Gagues : Merry Jokes

By: Flanc de Coteau

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Flanc de Coteau: 1901

Seller ID: 21573

Condition: Very Good


Standard 3.25 x 5.25 inches. Photo tinted in pale blue and pink. Caption: Joyeuses Gagues (Merry Jokes) in embossed gilt lettering, hard to read. ; Reverse imprinted Fabrication Belge, with dividing line, place for stamp and lines for address. ; Very minor wear to tips. Message and address penned on reverse, in French, in very faded ink. French 15-centime stamp affixed, cancelled in Moselle, date appears to be 25 March 1901. View more info

Image for The Girl Next Door

The Girl Next Door

By: Flanc de Coteau

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Flanc de Coteau: 1908

Seller ID: 21588

Condition: Good


Standard 3.5 x 5.5 inches. Color reproduction of painting. ; Divided back states Serie 5044/1. ; Light edgewear and faint thumb creases. No marks or writing but reverse has three small pieces of old clipping affixed. View more info

Image for La Creche Cassee :  The Broken Pitcher

La Creche Cassee : The Broken Pitcher

By: Greuze, Jean-Baptiste

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Lapina: 1906

Seller ID: 21584

Condition: Very Good+


Postcard; Standard 3.5 x 5.5 inches. Color reproduction of famous French painting. ; Divided back, imprinted: Printed in Paris, Lupina, 1153. Jean-Baptiste Greuze, La creche cassee, The broken pitcher, La jarra rota, Stluczony dzbanek, [and in Russian]. Musee du Louvre, Ecole Francaise, Cque 372. ; Only a touch of wear. No marks or writing. Scarce. View more info

Anthony Gross Etchings : London Grafica Arts

By: Gross, Anthony

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London Grafica Arts: 1969

Seller ID: 14430

Condition: Near Fine


8 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; White 8-page promotional booklet, 9 b/w illustrations reproduced from original etchings, brief bio and chronology of artist, list of prices and small order form. Glossy. ; Printed and published in Detroit, Michigan. ; Only a touch of edgewear. No serious defects. Binding of two staples intact. View more info

Headley Treasure of Bibelots and Boxes, the : Soprammobili-Gioiello Cofanetti ; Dessus De Meubles Joyaux Confrets ; Nippes Und Kastchen

By: Headley, George W. and Guido Gregorietti

Price: $40.00

Publisher: A. Manca Editore: 1973

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19846

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


223 pages; 4to (10.5") 27 cm; Hardcover, green cloth, 223 glossy pages, 12 b/w drawings, 87 full-color plates with detailed captions. Front endpaper SIGNED by author-artist-jeweler George W. Headley. Parallel text throughout in English, Italian, French, German. ; Introduction by Guido Gregorietti. Photos by Stone & Langley, Martin Jessee, Saporetti, Kalman Papp. ; A breathtaking collection of small, finely jeweled sculptures, many of which are chalices, cigaret boxes, or other containers. The word bibelot means ornament or trinket. ; No defects to book apart from autograph. No jacket, as i... View more info