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1 1000 basic chinese character cards with Read Chinese and Speak Chinese
Far Eastern Publications/Yale

New Haven, CT First & Second Printing Before Pub. Good Box Stout Quarto 
1000 cards with one character on each card. Cards, which are clean, in two columns, housed in a white box. box has wear at hinges, waterstains on the edtges. Also included is "Read Chinese, Book One, by Fang-hyu Wang, edited by Pao-ch' Lee , 1967and Speak Chinese by M. Gardiner Tewksbury,1968. both have some stains and curling, but serviceable and readable copies. 0304124 
Price: 30.00 USD
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A brief story of the Gevaert. Companyand its place in the photographic world of today.
2 A brief story of the Gevaert. Companyand its place in the photographic world of today.
Country Life Press

Garden City, NY 1939 First Edition Softcover Good Small Quarto 
unpaginated, prev. owner stamp on title page. beige wraps with orange Trylon and Perisphere.Sepia toned photographs of photography production in the Gevaert Factory in Belgium. Covers are darkened along the edge, foxed with dampstain on rear panel, inside rear cover. several pages in the rear are rippled, musty odor. Published on the occasion of the Gevaert Exhibition in the Belgian pavilion at the New York World's Fair, 1939. 0304408 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 A Pageant of Pattern for Needlepoint Canvas
Atheneum

Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
. 507pgs. . Classic book on the subject of needlepoint. Profusely illustrated in Black and white, color illustrations.100's of patterns.grain boards. Book itself is tight and clean with the internals fine. prvs. onwer signature.price-clipped. 351 diagrams, 25 in color. 1 1/2" tear on upper edge of jacket. in mylar. 004119 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Adachi, Kenji, Director, National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo rt, Tokyo
National Museum of Modern Art

Tokyo 1995 Softcover Near Fine 
8vo, and pamphlet with some color plates are in printed slipcase. 221p 021741 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 CESAR DOMELA 1900-1992: Paintings, Sculpture, Reliefs, and Gouaches
Leonard Hutton Galleries

2002 Soft Cover As New No dust Jacket 
Exhibition catalog with invite laid in. 24 color plates withblack-and-white photos. 64 pages, 9.5x10 inches. 106938 
Price: 18.00 USD
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6 Children's Drawings from the Concentration Camp of Terezin
State Jewish Museum

Prague 1980 First Edition Stapled Wraps Very Good+ 
38pgs. color covers.text and color, black and white illustrations throughout.the drawings of imprisoned children in the Concentration Camp of Terezin . 0305437 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Composing Pictures


1970 
Book is clean and tight. DJ has large chip to back, soiling and some wrinkling. 022474 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 Dieter Appelt
Sander Gallery

New York City 1994 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
stiff wraps, stapled. 14 black and white plates. waviness. limited Edition #299 of 500 copies. 0302853 
Price: 18.00 USD
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9 Ecole D'art Volume 10
Greenwich Art Syndicate

New York First Edition Softcover Very Good Quarto 
unpaginated.Nude woman in color on cover. approx. 50 pages of black and white photographs of nude women, one color centerfold. light soiling to covers, internally clean. Designed as a "School of Art for the artist as well as the novice. 0304527 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Elegance and Style: Two Hundred Years of Men's Fashion
Lupetti and Co.

Milano, Italia 1992 First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Fine 
small folio approx 11.5" x 13" a minor bump along the foredge of the block that has also slightly dinged the boards just in that spot, o/w fine. Exceptional copy of one of the scarcest and finest books on the history men's fashion. beautifully printed facsimiles of vintage colors advertisements from 2 centuries mens clothes. Beautifully produced coffee-table book. The dustwrapper is in afresh mylar sleeve. 230p 019032 
Price: 175.00 USD
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11 Goya & Italy: Museo de Zaragoza, June 1st-September 15th, 2008
Turner

Spain 2008 8475068081 / 9788475068084 Softcover Near Fine 
large 4to in illustrated French wraps. A single spine crease otherwise as new. Beautifully and profusely illustrated throughout. 307p 201194 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Interior Drama: Aaron Siskind's Photographs of the 1940s
12 Interior Drama: Aaron Siskind's Photographs of the 1940s
Museum of Art

Rhode Island School of Design 2003 0911517766 / 9780911517767 First Edition Stiff Wraps Near Fine 
68pgs. black and white photographs thorughout. a touch of wear to very edges, otherwise as new. 0304688 
Price: 95.00 USD
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13 John Marin; Watercolors, Oil Paintings, Etchings
Museum of Modern Art

New York 1936 0302452 Liimited Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Good 
102pgs., 47 plates, 6 in color. red, tweed boards. gilt lettering.color fronitspiece. Unclipped jacket (great photo of John Marin on the front panel is very soiled. closed tear on upper edge of front panel, and small chips on rer panel. in fresh mylar sleeve, 0302452 
Price: 28.00 USD
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14 L'Ordre. Only 1 AND 3 - of the 3 volumes Issued
NRF (NOUVELLE REVUE FRANCAISE) / GALLIMARD

1930 Hardcover Near Fine 
Rebound in full black leather with title spelled out in cut pink letter on the covers, -see scans. with raised spine bands, gilt spine titles. Decorative endpapers, Small previous owner's name on preliminary blank recto at the start of A little waviness towards the final pages of the 2nd volume./ 322pp & 312pp 202520 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Leather Jackets (Hamlyn 20th Century Stule)
15 Leather Jackets (Hamlyn 20th Century Stule)
Hamlyn

London 1997 0600591115 / 9780600591115 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Square Octavo 
64pgs. black boards, white lettering on spine. small nick on lower corner, otherwise fine. color, black and white photos throughout. Unclipped pictorial jacket has slight edgewear. in fresh mylar sleeve. The leather jacket has been an essential mode of dress since the First World War. From cowboys to rock stars, each generation has adapted the leather jacket and claimed it as it's own. This book celebrates this symbol of both authority and rebellion 0304956 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 Lettre De Lucia
Haiti Solidarite Internationale

Haiti 1993 First Edition Softcvoer Very Good 
200pgs. photos. stiff wraps, light creasing to covers, internally fine. French Text. Haitian political dossier written after the miltiary coup of 1991 ousted Jean -Bertrand Aristide from his presidency. 0303251 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 Lincoln's Gettysburg Oration and First and Second Inagural Addresses
Duffield

New York 1907 First Edition Hardcover Very Good no Jacket as Issued Small Octavo 
46pgs. tan boards with embossed red, black and gilt lettering. and intertwined "RS" backed in gilt on front panel. Laid paper with floral borders. light edgewear, small burr at right edge of front panel, otherwise fine, unmarked copy. 0304382 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 LINOTYPE FACES
Linotype and Machinery Liited

London 1938 First Edition Hardcover Good no Jacket as Issued Large Quartro 
prev. owner signsyutr on title page. Two ring binder. title page dampstained, as are about 40 pgs. towards the middle, with light musty odor. Several hundred pages with hundreds of examples of linotype faces. 0305298 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Munsey's Magazine Vol. 25 (XXV) April 1901
Frank A. Munsey

New York 1901 First Ediiton Leather Good Large Quarto 
916pgs. photos, illustrations throughout.Maroon-half leather, maroon boards, raised bands, gilt lruling, lettering on spine.corners are chipped, spine chipped rubbed. inner hinges are reinfroced with heavy archival tape. photos throughout. Chronicle of events at that time, this issue features King Edward VIII, Wall street, evolutionof photography, trip to Egypt, etc. 0304708 
Price: 30.00 USD
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20 New English Bible With Apocrypha (Corrected Edition) India Paper
Oxford

New York 1972 0195294173 / 9780195294170 Corrected Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good- 
1166, 275, 336 pgs. Burgundy Cloth with gilt lettering. Corners square, text (thin India Paper) is clean, unmarked. Spine is creased light wear to front panel. Price-clipped purple jacket shows some waviness. in fresh mylar sleeve. Scarce in this Edition. 0303870 
Price: 44.00 USD
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