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Lillian Bassman, Bassman, Lillian;Chermayeff, Catherine;Richardson, Nan;Harrison, Martin;Mnuchin, Kathy McCarver
1 Bassman, Lillian;Chermayeff, Catherine;Richardson, Nan;Harrison, Martin;Mnuchin, Kathy McCarver Lillian Bassman
Little Brown

New York, New York, U.S.A. 1997 0821223763 / 9780821223765 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Small Folio 
73pgs. Dark gray cloth, silver lettering.75 Black and white photographs. Toning to the page edges,doesn't affect the photographs. Otherwsie fine, unmarked copy. Unclipped illustrated jacket shows toning to lower edges. in fresh mylar sleeve. Laid in is a promotional booklet with several photos from the book. Fashion photography, in particular, has long been served by artists who stretch the idea of costume, form, situation, and emotion. Bassman used those elements with striking results, achieving enormous fame in the 1940s through the 1960s 107099 
Price: 250.00 USD
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2 Cheney, Lynne Sisters
Signet

New York 1981 First Printing Softcover Vey Good+ 
215pgs. pictorial cover. barely read., minor creases to edges, corner of front panel. light toning to pages, small loss of color on foreege, otherwise tight and collectible copy of Dick Cheney's sister's novel. 106805 
Price: 120.00 USD
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3 Girardi, Michele Puccini: His International Art
University of Chicago Press

Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A. 2000 0226297578 / 9780226297576 First Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
as new copy. pictorial dustwrapper in a fresh mylar sleeve (has a minor crease) - 4to backed in brown cloth with gilt titles on the spine strip, green paper over the boards 530p 020881 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Somebody Up There Likes Me: The Story of My Life Until Today, Graziano, Rocky with Rowland Barber
4 Graziano, Rocky with Rowland Barber Somebody Up There Likes Me: The Story of My Life Until Today
Simon and Schuster

1955 2nd Impression Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Signed
inscribed to a friend, 'Art, One nice guy, good luck, Rocky Graziano' clean and tight, unclipped dustwrapper shows minimal wear and is in a fresh mylar sleeve, 375p 020173 
Price: 395.00 USD
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5 Hemingway, Ernest Men Without Women
Scribner's

NY 1927 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair 
8vo, black cloth, Scribner's colophon on copyright page. Unclipped jacket has $2.00 price on front flap. First printing in a 2nd state jacket (w/reviews from NY Ev ening Post and New York Sun in orange bands on dj cover) Toned tape repairs to back side of dj, creasing, edge chipping with the top edge of the rear panel chipped off about half inch (and less), chips at spine ends, hole in spine strip, and a small closed tear at to the fabric at the head of the spine strip. Front inner hinge intact, rear hinge started and was then expertly tightened. half inch closed tear at the top edge of the title page. Text block and decorative endpapers fresh and unmarked. 021502 
Price: 595.00 USD
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The French Chef Cookbook, Julia Child
6 Julia Child The French Chef Cookbook
Knopf

1968 394401352 Hard Cover Very Good Good 
Fourth printing. 8vo. DJ has some soiling. chipping to spine edges and light chipping and closed tears along extremities. DJ panels have some darkening and front one has some creasing. Price intact. Book spine is rubbed on top and bottom, tips bumped. Some foxing to bottom page block. Otherwise clean. 424p. In mylar sleeve. 021324 
Price: 30.00 USD
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7 Post, Emily; Post, Peggy; Post, Emily Etiquette Emily Post's Etiquette - 15th Edition
HarperCollins

Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 1997 0062700782 / 9780062700780 Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
already scarce - thumb indexed. 845p small closed tear and very light fadinging evident on dustwrapper, book is otherwise as new. 020789 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Real Oscar Wilde, Sherard, Robert Harborough
8 Sherard, Robert Harborough The Real Oscar Wilde
David McKay

Philadelphia 1912 First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dust Jacket 
431p Small 4to. backed in Japanese vellum paper with gilt titles and floral design on the sine strip, antique (charcoal blue-gray ) paper over the boards. Color frontispiece with creased tissue-guard, illustrations throughout. Half inch closed tear at the base of the spine strip along with general edge wear, even spine toning and moderate soiling to the boards, Spine gilt deisgn and titles remain bright, Toning to endpapers and opposite one or two of the plates in the book. otherwise pages are generally bright and clean throughout. A charming copy of this scarce biography on Oscar Wilde. Top and bottom edges uncut. 106785 
Price: 80.00 USD
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9 Stevenson, Burton The Home Book of Proverbs, Maxims and Familiar Phrases [India Paper]
The MacMillan Co.

N Y & Chicago 1948 First Printing Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket 
very nice copy of the first printing of this classic reference work. spine strip is lightly evenly faded, otherwise as new condition - thick 8vo, red cloth, . 2957p 017450 
Price: 275.00 USD
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10 Tolstoy, Leo Anna Karenina, Volumes I and II
Random House
Philip Reisman
1939 Hard Cover Very Good + No Dust Jacket 
8vo. Books have darkening spines and some mild soiling to boards. Toning to edges of endpapers with owner's name on front pastedown to Volume I. Rest of interior is clean with bright illustrations throughout. Slipcase has some rubbing/chipping, mostly to edges, and staining on top. 107196 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 Tuchman, Barbara The Zimmermann Telegram
Viking Press

New York 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very good+ Very Good- 
244pgs.small prevous owner signature on front endpaper. silver lettering on clay colored cloth. unclipped jacket has chipped on upper and lower spine, even rubbing, creasing on panels.Early photo of author on rear panel. in fresh mylar sleeve. How a deciphered code by British intelligence launched US into World War I 106712 
Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Volz, Wolfgang Christo the Pont Neuf, Wrapped Paris, 1975-85
Harry N Abrams Inc

Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 1990 0810931648 / 9780810931640 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Small Folio Signed
592 pages color illustrations throughout. Gray cloth, gilt lettering. decorative endpapers. Signed by Christo and Jeanne-Claude in gold metallic pencil on half-title page. Housed in pictorial wraparound slipcase. Beautiful condition, except for light streak on upper front panel. Everything is here, from the first diary entry and negotiations with Parisian authorities to drawings, collages, scale models, legal battles, and the final magnificent production involving over 600 workers and 440,000 square feet of material. There are nearly 800 illustrations, 286 in color. Even a piece of the golden polyamide fabric is included. 107224 
Price: 325.00 USD
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