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1 Adelman, Bob Tijuana Bibles Art and Wit in America's Forbidden Funnies 1930s-1950s (Signed)
Simon & Schuster

1997 Hardcover As New Very Good 
lanscape format, beatutiful productionin illustrated glossy pictorial bds. Signed & inscribed by the editor to another publisher - there's also a post-it tipped in onto which he has written a note, The dustwrapper has some waviness on the back panel and a damp stain visible on the backside, not seen now becuse the mylar I use has a an archival paper backing, 160p 021068 
Price: 35.00 USD
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2 Al Hirschfeld The World of Hirschfeld (Al Hirschfeld)
Harry N. Abrams Incorporated

New York 1970 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
n.d. The best compilation of Hirschfeld's works is to be found in his own book. The work is laid out like a portfolio, and includes a section of color plates. Aside from a minor scuff to one corner of the jacket and a previous owner's small gift description on the half-title page this copy is in excellent condition. Jacket is Fresh stiff mylar wrap/. 253p. 100146 
Price: 150.00 USD
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3 Ambroise Vollard Les Réincarnations du Père Ubu
Vollard
Georges Rouault
Paris 1955 Hardcover Fine No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Large 4to. Dis-bound signatures as issued in plain printed wrapper and slipcase, With 23 original aquatint plates with tissue-guards by Rouault. A hint of toning to the wrapper, otherwise fine on handmade deckle-edged paper The slipcase has some starting along the edge of the chemise o/w generally fine.and has the titles on the spine. 82/110 copies issued. 221pp 202504 
Price: 3495.00 USD
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4 Ambroise Vollard - Illustrated By Pierre Bonnard Sainte Monique. Illustrations de Pierre Bonnard
Ambroise Vollard
Pierre Bonnard
1930 Hard Cover Near Fine 
Small folio housed in chemise and slipcase. Contains 3 three folders. The first and largest being French style unbound signatures. as new, in printed French wraps witrh glassine. Textual illustrations throughout (178 wood-engravings). The second folder contains 27 full-page borderless plates on uncut paper, -occasional mark or smudge, otherwise generally fine throughout. The final folder contains 14 original etchings with tissue-guards laid in. 233/340 printed on Velin d' Arches paper. The slipcase and chemise are in surprisingly fresh condition, some moderate rubbing to the calf labels, othrewise generally near fine. 200087 
Price: 2295.00 USD
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5 Ambroise Vollard - Illustrated By Pierre Bonnard Sainte Monique. Illustrations de Pierre Bonnard
Ambroise Vollard
Pierre Bonnard
1930 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Dustwrapper as Issued 
Small folio housed in chemise and slipcase covered in light blue buckram. The set contains 3 three folders. The first and largest being the book itself but in the **French style of unbound signatures laid in. French glassine wraps Textual illustrations throughout. (approximately) 178 wood-engraved vignettes through and textual illustrations throughout. There are also two with folders. One with 4 original etchings with tissue-guards laid-in. The second with 27 borderless plates on uncut paper *These have an fox mark or minor smudge (see scans) otherwise generally fine throughout. This being No 233/340 printed on Velin d' Arches paper. The slipcase and chemise are generally fresh condition,with some moderate rubbing to the calf labels, Both bound in light blue buckward. The chemise has cloth hinges. Both are very sturdy. 202539 
Price: 4495.00 USD
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6 Anatxu Zabalbeascoa -Intrduction By Peter Buc New Spanish Architecture
Rizzoli

U.S.A. 1992 0847815323 / 9780847815326 First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine 
As new. Large 4to with blindstamped titles on the cover, Profusely illustrated throughout with color plates, elevations, drawings, sketches, models, & diagrams different projects. Illustrated dustwrapper in a fresh mylar 222pp 202421 
Price: 55.00 USD
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7 Anonymous The Holy Bible Rembrandt Edition
Abradale Press

N Y & Chicago 1959 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Preliminary pages have been beautifully illuminated with decorations pages using various colors and metallic inks. PO has whited out a name on the ownership page. Illustrated throughout with Rembrandts inimitable drawings. The illustrations are printed on special paper, they are both in color and in Black & White, the color is done on a vellum paper and the b/w on a heavier paper stock. Has the 'Sermon of the Mount' as an illuminated manuscript with calligraphic lettering and beautiful decorative borders using gold metallic ink, this is located at the start of the New Testament. Book is bBound in leather type cloth, but doesn't feel like plastic at all. All edges gilt, Internals are Fine, Has beautiful symbolic device stamped in gold gilt on front board, Bevelled boards, 3 ribbon page markers. This copy has but minor wear at just the very extremities, otherwise it is Fine. A very nice item. The print is quite large as well making for easy reading. 004759 
Price: 70.00 USD
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8 Arman - Alison de Lima Greene / Pierre Restany, Arman 1955-1991: A Retrospective
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

1992 Softcover Fine 
large 4to, illustrated wraps and profusley illustrated throughout with color plates., 134p 021788 
Price: 30.00 USD
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9 Arthur Symons Aubrey Beardsley
John Baker Publishers

1966 Early Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 
16 plates, 63p 000581 
Price: 8.00 USD
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10 Assorted Surface Exposed Photography in Art of the 90s
Museum of Contemporary Art

Tokyo 1990 Softcover Fine 
67p 021790 
Price: 50.00 USD
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11 Avril, Francois (Ursule Molinaro) Manuscript Painting at the Court of France: The Fourteenth Century, 1310-1380
George Braziller Incorporated

Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 1978 0807608785 / 9780807608784 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
red cloth, internals fine, some cover wear by generally clean. 200505 
Price: 20.00 USD
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12 Blair, Dorothy A History of Glass in Japan
Kodansha International Ltd

1973 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 
exceptionally beautiful, in unread condition. Large 4to, bound in full deep blue silk with the spine and the title labels on the cover in gold, Wrapped in original printed acetate cover (has some wrinkling just along the spine strip from exposure to the air, o/w fine). Review copy with letter on Kodansha letterhead, and signed by their promotional director at the time, laid in. In very good plain slipcase (cardboard with the title printed on the spine side that has some chipping along the edges. ) 479p 021584 
Price: 75.00 USD
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13 Bowie, Theodore The Drawings of Hokusai
Indiana University Press

1964 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good + 
large 4to, full white cloth, red japanese characters on the cover, titles on the spine, the spine is very mildly evenly toned, small neat inscription on first blank recto (right page), light cupping to the bds, (I will try and flatten out now when I store it) corner bumps to board tips and bottom corner, (internals are fresh throughout) Bright dustwrapper has only minor edge chips and small closed tears and looks nice (its white and stayed generally clean) in a fresh mylar sleeve. 021079 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Bradbury, Ray The Art of Playboy
Alfred Van Der Marck Editions

NY 1985 0912383194 / 9780912383194 First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Profusely illustrated throughout, Some wonderful works in a beautiful volume bound in white buckram with titles blindstamped on front cover. 184pp. Artist Index at rear. 004078 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Brambilla, Roberto Art and Landscape of Italy, Too Late to be Saved?
Centro Di

Florence, Italy 1972 Soft Cover Near Fine 
filled with plates, One page has one or two yellow highlights otherwise in new condtion 014865 
Price: 10.00 USD
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16 Brassai - Picasso The Sculptures of Picasso: Photography by Brassai
Assouline

NY 2005 2843237904 / 9782843237904 First Printing Hardcover Like New Like New 
Small folio in a pictorial chemise with ties on each end and housed in a Near Fine pictorial slipcase . The book done in the French wraps style with a glassine wrap around the flexible covers. Both the book and the chemise are immaculate. The only flaws were minor starts at two outer corner edges of the outer slipcase that have now been expertly reinforced w archival wheat paste. You can see a little lift-off at the very edge where the starting had been. - 'This luxurious publication presents the sculptures of Picasso photographed by Brassai, one of the most important photographers of the 20th century. Includes an insightful text written in 1948 by Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, a major Picasso art dealer. Brassai met Picasso in 1932 when he was commissioned to take pictures of the artist's studio. This led to a fruitful exchange between the two artists on the respective nature of photography and sculpture, which is reflected in this volume. 120pp - 70 Images, Portfolio style chemise with slipcase . Dimensions: H 16.5 Inches x W 13.0 Inches 000083 
Price: 400.00 USD
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17 Brilliant, Richard Arts of the Ancient Greeks
McGraw Hill

NY 1972 0070078505 / 9780070078505 Hardcover Near Fine 
Marginal notes and annotations and underlines left by noted archaeology professor Dr. Ayako Imai, otherwise clean in bright dj in fresh mylar sleeve/ index, map endpapers, 406p 011627 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 Bry, Edith Edith Bry: A Retrospective
New York University

1983 Softcover Very Good + 
large thin 4to in illustrated wraps. profusely illustrated in color and black and white. scarce 74p 021673 
Price: 18.00 USD
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19 Capart, Jean Egyptian Art, Introductory Studies
Stokes

New York 1923 First American Edition Hardcover Good No dust Jacket 
179pgs.frontispiece. 64 illustrations. Burgundy Cloth, Gilt lettering. Spine is frayed at upper edge, edge of front cover is worn to the boards, about 3 inches vertically on the lower half. previous owner stamp and inscript. on front endpaper, and verso. . glue marks on inside cover.internally clean, unmarked copy. Scarce. 103216 
Price: 25.00 USD
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20 Christie's Highly Important Early Continental Porcelain [part i)
Christie's

1977 Hardcover Fine No Dustwrapper 
4to, printed light blue paper over boards, Illustrated endpapers, Estimate list I laid in. color plates, 174p 020726 
Price: 30.00 USD
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