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1 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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2 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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3 L'Ordre. Only 1 AND 3 - of the 3 volumes Issued

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)
4 Leather Jackets (Hamlyn 20th Century Stule)

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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5 Photography Annual 1955

New York 1955 First Edition Softcover Very Good Large Quarto 
250pgs. color and black and white photographs. Halsman, Winograd, Horst, others.small liftoff on front panel. light wear to edges, otherwise clean iniside. 0304630 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Terminorum Musicae Index Septem Linguis Redactus
6 Terminorum Musicae Index Septem Linguis Redactus
Akademiai Kiado

Budapest 1978 3761805535 / 9783761805534 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Stout Quarto 
798pgs. Red Cloth, gilt lettering. prev. owner signature Siegmund Levarie, renowned musicologist, on front endpaper. light wear to extremities, small spot onf ront panel, internally clean, unmarked copy. Musical terminology in English, French german, Italian, Russian, Hungarian. Polyglot Dictionary of Musical Terms 0303426 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Russian Ballet, A E Johnson
7 A E Johnson The Russian Ballet
Constable & Company Ltd

London 1913 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Large 4to in original gilt illustrated tan cloth with a large double-headed eagle embossed in gilt on the cover. This copy has been expertly restored by having had it re-cased and re-backed (in beautiful tan goat skin with raised bands and gilt title and small gilt devices in each panel. With 'London 1913' on the lowest panel. Beautifully illustrated throughout with color and black and white illustrations, by Rene Bull, with the wonderfully executed & printed, tissue-guarded color plates. The tissue-guard on the frontispiece has some creasing. Titlepage printed in red & black. Top edge gilt; others uncut. Silk ribbon page marker. Occasionally only, -and moreso at the prelims there are minor smudges, stains, and/or (occasional) scattered foxing. Anna Pavlova has her own chapter; being the last one in the book. 240 pages. A hard to find classic on Russian Ballet with chapters on the greatest luminaries in Russian ballerinas. 201679 
Price: 450.00 USD
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8 A Henry Savage Landor Across Coveted Lands or, A Journey from Flushing (Holland) to Calcutta, Overland. 2 Vols
Charles Scribner's Sons

1903 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good + No Jacket 
Two large 8vo in red cloth, Top eddge gilt, others uncut, Gilt cover and spine titles. Illustrated throughout. The 2nd volume remains unopened. The spine on volume one has alittle more rubbing than the 2nd volume. Contemporary bookplate on the front pastedown and small contemporary inscriptionon the front endpaper. Otherwise internals generally fresh throughout. 201722 
Price: 100.00 USD
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9 A.E Taylor - [translater] Plato : the Man and His Work
The Deal Press Inc

NY & London 1936 New Edition January 1936 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Navy cloth 4to with deckle edges uncit paper, A little toning and soiling to the endoaoers and a few minor marks on the covers, light soiling and few small pen makrs, -a name and initials..Otherwise a fine, colid clean copy. Index. 522 pages/. 202590 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Abe Mitchell Essentials of Golf
Hodder and Stoughton

1927 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good + No Dustwrapper 
8vo Blue cloth with gilt spine titles, title blindstamped on cover, foredge uncut, small white mark on spien strip, a touch of toning to the endpapers, otherwise fine. 195pp 202117 
Price: 100.00 USD
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11 Abrikosov, A.A.; Gorkov, L.P.; Dzyaloshinkski, I.E ; Richard A Silverman, (tr) Methods of Quantum Field Theory in Statistical Physics
Prentice Hall

NY 1963 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good -- 
dustwrapper has some edge rubbing, surface rubbing moderate soiling, some edge tears, mostly small closed tears. Dustwrapper in a fresh mylar sleeve. index, 352p 018038 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Memoirs of An Aesthete, Acton, Harold
12 Acton, Harold Memoirs of An Aesthete

Great Britain 1970 2nd Impression Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 
415pgs.small sticker ghost on, neat bookplate on front endpaper. frontispiece. Dark Green Cloth, black spine label, gilt lettering. Corners square, 17 black and white illustrations. exceptionally bright copy of this classic autiobiography from this renowned British writer. 0303582 
Price: 45.00 USD
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13 Akiko Tobu Memoraphilia [Akiko Tobu]
Studo Parabolica

2004 4990086899 / 9784990086893 First Edition Hardcover New New 
small square 8vo with color and black & white photographs throughout. Text in Japanese & English. 119p 021662 
Price: 40.00 USD
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14 Akiko Tobu Memoraphilia [Akiko Tobu]
Studuio Parabolica

4990086899 / 9784990086893 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 
small square 8vo with color and black & white photographs throughout. Text in Japanese & English. 119p 0302877 
Price: 40.00 USD
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15 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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16 Albert Steffen From a Notebook
Adonis Press

NY 1945 Hardcover Near Fine 
16mo in tan linen with title label inset on the cover. Printed on eckle edge laid paper. 80pp small stain on rear endpaper. Translation by Arvia Mackaye. 200145 
Price: 18.95 USD
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17 Alexandre Campbell Penna Rio De Janeiro, Voo Du Olhar, the Flight of Vision
Editora Index

Brazil 1997 857083053X / 9788570830531 Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
Small folio (9x13") in pictorial boards and dustwrapper. The DJ has minor wear but no chips or tears, Illustrated throughout with stunning borderless plates 201961 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Black Liberator The Life of Toussaint Louverture, Alexis, Stephen
18 Alexis, Stephen Black Liberator The Life of Toussaint Louverture
Ernest Benn Limited

London 1949 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Good Octavo 
227pgs.frontispiece, 11 illustrations. Black Cloth, gilt lettering. map endpapers of Haiti. light rubbing to the spine edges, bottom of boards, otherwise near fine, unmarked copy. Unclipped pictorial jacket has small chips along the extremities. in fresh mylar sleeve.Written by a descendant of Jacques Dessalines, Mr. Alexis took five years of research to write the biography of the liberator of Haiti. Book contains much previously unpublished material (secret treaties, lettters).Scarce. 0305229 
Price: 45.00 USD
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19 Alfonso Ciranna Giacomo Manzu Catalogo Delle Opere Grafische Incisione E Lithografie 1929-1968
Alfonso Cirrana

Milano 1968 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good + 
Small thick folio in full beige cloth with large gilt MANZU on the cover. Illustrated dustwrapper has a coup0le of closed tears that will heal nicely in afresh mylar sleeve. Profusely illustrated throughout. With numerous inserts. Limited to 1000 copies of which this is 524/1000 - Text in Italian. 295pp 202374 
Price: 155.00 USD
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Georgia O'Keeffe by Alfred Stieglitz, Alfred Stieglitz
20 Alfred Stieglitz Georgia O'Keeffe by Alfred Stieglitz
The Metropolitan Museum Of Art / Viking Press

NY 1978 0870991825 / 9780870991820 First Edition Hardcover As New No Jacket 
Large 4to or small folio backed in white buckram with gray paper over the boards, Titles in black on the cover. Housed in well made slipcase that has a touch of uneven fading ot the covers. Otherwise fine. A remarkable series of portraits, printed in a variety of ways. 64pp 51 plates. **11 page stapled wraps color catalog for the exhibition 'April 16 - July 11 1999 Alfred Stieglitz, Georgie O'Keeffe & A 201831 
Price: 100.00 USD
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