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Kohn Pedersen Fox

architecture and urbanism 1986-1992


revised edition 415pp ills.[mainly col.] NF (blue cloth,minor bump to foot of final section,v.sl.shaky spine) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,sl.sunned spine,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.w.some minor closed tears incl.4cm to head of front flap hinge)

PUBLISHER: rizzoli new york 1994

KEYWORDS: history arts architecture kohn pedersen fox waren a.james


The Art Journal

new series


first edition 362pp+xxxii ills. VG (olive cloth w.gilt/black dec.stamps,mod.rubbed and soiled,rebacked w.original sl.sunned spine laid down,bumps and wear to extrems.w.some surface losses,new eps,stains and ink marks to half-title,owner's inscr.to blank prelim.,prelims.and edges sl.foxed/soiled,contents sl.browned w.some minor foxing to verso of plates,aeg sl.rubbed,tight)

PUBLISHER: j.s.virtue london 1893

KEYWORDS: arts history art journal


Encyclopedia of Walt Disney's Animated Characters


first edition 320pp ills.[mainly col.] VG+ (grey cloth,sl.sunned edges,sl.soiled feps,edges v.sl.soiled,sl.shaky spine) in NF d/w (sl.gum stains to edges)

PUBLISHER: octopus london 1987

KEYWORDS: history arts walt disney cartoons john grant


An Introduction to Dutch Art


second impression 304pp ills. VG (red cloth,sl.rubbed and mod.stained,mod.sunned,paper title label to spine sl.chipped,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,owner's sign.to ffep,prelims.and edges mod.foxed w.some sl.foxing to contents,teg,sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: faber & gwyer london 1929

KEYWORDS: arts dutch art history r.h.wilenski


The Paintings of Zurbaran


ex-lib first edition 200pp ills.[many tipped-in col.plates] VG (red cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,tape stains to eps,edges sl.soiled,sl.shaky spine) in VG d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled and sunned,bumps and chipping to extrems.incl.hinges,tape stains to upper/lower edges,full width internal reinforcing,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: phaidon press london 1953

KEYWORDS: history arts zurbaran


Heckling Hitler

caricatures of the third reich


first edition 128pp ills.[b/w] NF (black cloth,edges sl.soiled) in VG+ d/w (sl.soiled w.sl.uneven sunning to edges,minor bumps to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: orbis london 1984

KEYWORDS: history arts military caricatures hitler zeman zbynek


Enjoying Pictures

meditations in the national gallery and elsewhere


first edition 106pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (brown cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled w.minor wear to extrems.,20 x sign.of c.f.goldie - noted 19c nz artist - throughout,edges sl.foxed o/w contents clean) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: chatto & windus london 1934

KEYWORDS: arts history clive bell goldie


Favourite British Paintings


first edition 21pp+plates and descriptions ills.[col.plates tipped-in] VG+ (red cloth,sl.soiled w.spine mod.sunned,over 40x sign.by c.f.goldie throughout - noted nz 19c artist - ,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,2x pp+plates loose but present) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: studio publ.london 1934

KEYWORDS: history arts goldie c.g.holme


19th Century Australian Gold and Silver Smiths


first edition 69pp+plates [b/w] NF (black cloth,edges sl.foxed,owner's sign.to ffep) in VG+ d/w (sl.soiled w.spine sl.sunned,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: hutchinson richmond 1969

KEYWORDS: history silver gold smiths antiques arts crafts kurt albrecht


Beautiful London


first edition 124pp ills.[b/w photos] VG+ (blue cloth,spine and upper/lower edges sl.sunned,sl.bumps to extrems.,minor thumb stains to contents o/w clean,spine cracked and v.sl.shaky,sl.cocked) in VG d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,spine browned,mod.bumps and chipping to extrems.w.some minor closed tears,2cm loss to head of spine)

PUBLISHER: phaidon press london 1950

KEYWORDS: arts photography london geography travel britain helmut gernsheim


Amsterdam Oud en Nieuw

stemmingen en studies


first edition limited and numbered [278/750] 170pp [text in dutch] ils.[b/w by h.heuff] VG+ (cream cloth w.ornate gilt stamps to cover,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled w.sl.stain to rear board,mod.sunned,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,3cm split to head of upper hinge w.1cm split to head of lower,owner's sign.to ffep,prelims.foxed,numbered colophon to copyright,contents incl.ills.are clean,spine cracked and sl.shaky,teg,edges sl.soiled)

PUBLISHER: meulenhoff amsterdam 1918

KEYWORDS: arts amsterdam netherlands geography corn.j.gimpel h.heuff


Chats on Naval Prints


first edition 208pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (black cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled,spine mod.rubbed,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,owner's inscr.to ffep,edges sl.soiled)

PUBLISHER: t.fisher unwin london 1926

KEYWORDS: military history nautical arts naval prints e.keble chatterton antiques


To the Kwai-and Back

war drawings 1939-1945


first edition 192pp illus (b/w drawings by author on coloured paper w. some col, incl maps) VG+ (black cloth, sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems,sl cocked, sl foxing to edges of contents, page 96 map illus ripped with 3rd of page missing, sl 1cm stain to foot of rfeps) in VG d/w (mod rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, sl foxing to inside of jacket)

PUBLISHER: collins london 1986

KEYWORDS: arts drawing war history prisoners of war world war 2 military japanese burma searle ronald


Pan's Garden


first edition 109pp ills.[b/w photos] VG+ (burgundy cloth w.red cloth spine,paper title labels to cover and spine,minor bumps and sl.sunning to upper/lower edges,contents printed on cream paper,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,3x2cm surface loss to foot of image on p.79 w.lost area adhered to p.78,contents o/w clean,sl.shaky spine) in VG d/w (amateur-created dustwrapper - not the original,black paper w.blue-tinted photo to front cover,mod.rubbed and sl.soiled,bumps and chipping to extrems.w.some minor closed tears,1cm loss to head of spine)

PUBLISHER: philip allan london 1928

KEYWORDS: modern first edition oliver hill arts photography nudes



images of a legend; with an essay by attila csampai


[first u.k. edition] 261pp illus, (b/w photographs w. some col) NF (black cloth, v. sl marks to t.e. of contents) in VG+ d/w (sl crease to lower edge of front cover w. sl wear along upper and lower edges)

PUBLISHER: schirmer art books london [1995]

KEYWORDS: opera singers italy photography divas singing history arts callas maria csampai attila


Das Goldene Jahrhundert

hollandische meisterzeichnungen aus dem fitzwilliam museum cambridge


first edition 254pp [text in german and english] illus, (artwork in b/w w. some col) NF (brown cloth, vl sl bumps to head of spine) in NF d/w (v. minor spots to lower area of top hinge and spine area)

PUBLISHER: staatliche graphische sammlung munchen 1996

KEYWORDS: arts art holland dutch painting history dutch painters modern art scrase david


Barcelona A Modernista Landscape

photographs by melba levick; text by lluis permanyer


[first edition thus] 126pp illus (col photographs w. some b/w by melba levick) VG+ (white dec. paper boards, sl bumps to corners of boards)

PUBLISHER: ediciones poligrafa, s.a. barcelona [1993]

KEYWORDS: barcelona spain history architecture spanish style buildings decoration arts levick melba permanyer lluis


Cape Furniture


first edition 244p illus, (b/w, photographs and diagrams) VG+ (brown cloth w. green eps, v. sl gum along t.e. of front board, v. sl foxing to eps and edges, owners inscription to title page) in VG d/w (sl rubbed and soiled w. sl chipping to head and foot of spine, sl discolouration along top and bottom edges from gum stains, two sl closed tears to lower edge of front cover, spine and boards sl sunned)

PUBLISHER: howard timmins cape town 1965

KEYWORDS: furniture design antiques style architecture south africa arts dTcor interior decoration cape town history atmore m. g.


Particular Pleasures

being a personal record of some varied arts and many different artists


first edition 192pp ills.[some col.] VG+ (red cloth,sl.sunned edges,sl.shaky spine) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed w.sl.wear to extrems.incl.1cm closed tear to foot of spine)

PUBLISHER: heinemann london 1975

KEYWORDS: modern first edition j.b.priestly arts biography


The Great American Popular Singers


first edition 384pp illus, (b/w photographs) VG+ (red cloth w. blue eps, sl bumps to head and foot of spine w. spine sl cocked, sl foxing to eps and edges, owners inscription to front eps) in VG+ d/w (sl gum stains along t.e.s, spine v. sl sunned, price clipped)

PUBLISHER: victor gollancz london 1974

KEYWORDS: arts music popular singers united states recording artists and performers biography history pleasants henry

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