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$18.59
1n2/27

A QUESTION OF HISTORY


Illustrated by Stanley Smith

STENHOUSE, LAWRENCE:

ex lib, minimal markings, 96pp, illus, VG+ (sl gumstains to boards and eps, v sl soiled) d/w in plastic VG+ (rear flap trimmed)

PUBLISHER: Ernest Benn Limited, London, 1959

KEYWORDS: history question book lawrence stenhouse rulers lawgivers everyday life arts military literature adventurers religion academics inhumanity myth legend

$275.00
2d11/40

A History of Printing in New Zealand


1830-1940

MCKAY, R.A (ED.)

first edition limited [223/600] 252pp ills.[b/w and col.] VG+ (full calf w.gilt borders and blind stamp to boards,gilt-on-red/black title labels to spine w.raised bands,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.,sl.foxing to prelims.and content edges)

PUBLISHER: richard alexander mckay wellington 1940

KEYWORDS: arts new zealand printing mckay

$30.00
2d16/50

Hotel Design


RIEWOLDT, OTTO

240pp, ills (col) F (black cloth as new.) in NF d/w (minor creasing and wear.)

PUBLISHER: laurence king, london, 1998

KEYWORDS: otto riewoldt hotel design architecture arts

$61.97
2f36/55

Japanese Colour Prints


BINYON,LAURENCE;SEXTON,J.J.O'BRIEN

new edition 230pp ills.[b/w w.col.plates tipped-in] VG+ (grey cloth,sl.bumps to extrems.,paste action to eps,eps and edges v.sl.foxed,contents clean and tight,all plates bright) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.sunned spine,sl.wear and chipping to extrems.,both corners of front flap clipped)

PUBLISHER: faber and faber london 1960

KEYWORDS: arts japanese prints laurence binyon j.j.o'brien sexton

$24.79
12104eo25

The Iceman Cometh


O'NEILL,EUGENE

first edition 224pp VG (blue cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled,spine browned,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,cocked) in VG d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.browned w.spine browned,chipping to extrems.w.sl.losses to head/foot of spine,6cm split to foot of upper hinge)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 1947

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature drama arts plays eugene o'neill

$18.59
1m40/34

The Arts in Australia


MACGEORGE,NORMAN

first edition 125pp.illus.(b/w+col.) VG(tan cloth, title to front board and spine,mod.shelf-wear to extrems.,paste-action to eps.,owner's sign.and stamp to ffep.) in VG- d/w(sl.foxed and soiled,chipping and mod.shelf-wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: cheshire melbourne 1948

KEYWORDS: norman macgeorge australia arts music literature architecture theatre ballet history

$30.98
1m41/3

Les Emaux Russes 11th-19thC


PISSARSKAIA,L;PLATONOVA,N;OULIANOVA,B.

first edition 238pp.illus.(col.) VG(illus.cloth boards,title to front board and spine,mod.soiled,mod.shelf-wear to extrems.,prelims.mod.foxed)

PUBLISHER: collections des musees moscow 1974

KEYWORDS: pissarskaia platonova oulianova gems design antiques russian arts

$21.69
26104am6

Air Raid


a verse play for radio

MACLEISH,ARCHIBALD

first edition 36pp VG+ (grey cloth,paste action to eps,prelims.and edges sl.foxed) in VG d/w (rubbed and mod.soiled,browned spine,insect nibbles and holes to covers and hinges,wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: john lane bodley head london 1939

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature arts drama archibald macleish

$18.59
27104ft4

The Hound of Heaven


THOMPSON,FRANCIS

first edition thus 25pp VG (in wrappers,mod.rubbed and soiled,contents sl.foxed,sl.wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: the grail london [1936]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature arts francis thompson

$27.89
1l17/24

The New Spirit in the Russian Theatre 1917-28


CARTER,HUNTLY

ex-lib.first edition 348pp ills.[b/w] VG (probable rebind in red cloth,rubbed and soiled,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,spine sl.browned,usual stamps and labels,sl.soiling to contents)

PUBLISHER: brentano's london 1929

KEYWORDS: arts theatre russia history huntly carter

$12.39
27104te21

The Cocktail Party


ELIOT,T.S.

first edition 168pp VG+ (green cloth,uneven sunning to boards w.squashed insect to rear board,eps and edges v.sl.soiled) in G+ d/w (lacks lower half of spine and rear cover,rubbed and soiled and sunned,chipping w.losses)

PUBLISHER: faber and faber london 1950

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature arts t.s.eliot

$86.75
man945

The Marzipan Pig


HOBAN,RUSSELL;BLAKE,QUENTIN[ILLS.]

first edition unpaginated ills.[b/w by quentin blake] NF (in laminated boards,sl.sunned spine and hinge area)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 1986

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature arts russell hoban quentin blake

$37.18
1e26/32

The Famous Tragedy of the Queen of Cornwall at Tintagel in Lyonnesse


a new version of an old story arranged as a play f

HARDY,THOMAS

first edition 76pp+epilogue [b/w frontis.] VG+ (green cloth w.gilt dec.stamp,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.wear to extrems.,owner's sign.to front pastedown,paste action to eps,edges sl.foxed) in VG- d/w (rubbed and soiled w.spine browned,30% loss to spine,chipping and closed tears to extrems.w.some sl.losses)

PUBLISHER: macmillan london 1923

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature arts thomas hardy

$185.90
man1121

Laodice and Danae


play in one act

BOTTOMLEY,GORDON

first edition inscribed by author 25pp VG+ (in wrappers,sl.rubbed and soiled w.sl.sunning towards edges,bumps and chipping to extrems.,warm inscription by author on title page - to miss neill,with good wishes from mr.and mrs.gordon bottomley.christmas,1909,eps and edges sl.foxed)

PUBLISHER: printed for private circulation 1909

KEYWORDS: modern first edition literature arts gordon bottomley

$20.00
2d20/9

The Jew in Drama


LANDA, M.J

340pp, b/w frontis, G+ (grey cloth minor wear and soils, ffep absent, dealers stamp to half tp, minor foxing to most contents, rear paste down beginning to lift.) in VG- d/w (sl browning and fading, minor chipping to extrems, water stain to rear.)

PUBLISHER: p.s king, london, 1926

KEYWORDS: m j landa jewish drama theatre arts

$18.59
1n15/6

SCIENCE PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGION


THIRD SYMPOSIUM

BRYSON, LYMAN & FINKELSTEIN, LOUIS (EDS):

Reprint, ex lib, minimal markings, unissued, 438pp, VG+ (sl bruised lower front corner, v sl soiled & rubbed) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: Klaus Reprint Co, New York, 1971

KEYWORDS: objectivity reality morality democracy value determinism human dignity civilization theology arts music letters various authors

$30.98
man1165

Impressions of Spain


TACK,DAVID[PHOTOGRAPHS];PRITCHETT,V.S.[FOREWORD]

ex-lib.first edition 108pp ills.[b/w photos by david tack] NF (red cloth,usual stamps and labels) in VG+ d/w (sl.bumps and creasing to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: quartet london 1991

KEYWORDS: arts photography spain travel david tack v.s.pritchett

$185.00
2f14/55

The Art of Papercraft


OGAWA, HIROSHI

114pp, ills (b/w) VG+ (black cloth, owners inscription to half tp.) in VG d/w (minor soils to spine, sl scuffing, price clipped.)

PUBLISHER: b t batsford, london, 1971

KEYWORDS: hiroshi ogawa origami papercraft arts

$30.98
1m40/48

A Picture History of The Cinema


LINDGREN, ERNEST

160pp, ills (b/w) VG (black cloth, sl fading to top board, paste action to prelims, cocked.) in VG- d/w ( minor creasing and wear, sl soils and scuffing to extrems, minor closed tears to some extrems, minor internal tape repairs and soils.)

PUBLISHER: vista books, london, 1960

KEYWORDS: ernest lindgren film cinema history arts

$43.38
1m37/40

Wings of Song


the story of caruso

CARUSO, DOROTHY; GODDARD, TORRANCE

218pp, ills (b/w) VG+ (purple cloth with gold stamps, spine sunned and soiled at head and foot, minor foxing to some contents and foredges, rough cut edges, binding cocked.) in G+ d/w (minor soils and fading, tears to folds, losses.)

PUBLISHER: minton, balch, new york, 1928

KEYWORDS: dorothy caruso torrance goddard caruso music arts biography

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