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  • Tales Of Land And Death Igbo Folktales

    By Uche Okeke

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Zenith Books
    • Published: 1971
    8vo. 1st Zenith Books editions. Mild toning to leaves, light glue burning to hinges. Some rubbing and scratching to panels of d.j., a little rubbing, short tears small creases to edges. VG/VG.
  • Donald Judd

    By Donald Judd

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: Waddington Galleries
    • Published: 1989
    Slim oblong 8vo. Toning to leaves and wrappers; a little bumping to lower fore-corner. VG in wrappers.
  • American Gastronomy An Illustrated portfolio of recipes and culinary history

    By Louis Szathmary

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Henry Regnery Company
    Small 4to. SIGNED with drawing. Mild toning to leaves, faint bumping to upper fore-corner of text block. A couple minor stains to cloth; insignificant rubbing to edgs of covers. Edgewear with short tears to d.j. VG/VG.
  • Rimbaud : The Myth of Childhood

    By Wallace Fowlie

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Dennis Dobson Ltd.
    • Published: 1946
    8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by Fowlie. Large chip to head of front panel of slightly rubbed d.j. Slight crease to rear d.j. flap. VG/VG.
  • El Croquis Dearquitecturaydediseno 44 Julio - Septiembre Tadao Ando

    By Tadao Ando

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: El Croquis
    • Published: 1990
    (Madrid). 4to. Text in Soanish and English. Mild toning to wreappers, minor rubbing to edges. VG in wrappers.
  • Black Vulmea's Vengeance & Other Tales of Pirates

    By Robert E. Howard

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Donald M. Grant
    • Published: 1976
    1st edition. LIMITED to 2,600 copies. Mild wear to forecorners and ends of somewhat bumped spine. Some rubbing to boards. Toning to leaves and text block. Slight bumping to margins of rubbed dust jacket with toning to spine and margins of panels. VG/VG.
  • Little America: Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic

    By Richard Evelyn Byrd

    Our Price: $90.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons
    • Published: 1930
    8vo. LIMITED SIGNED EDITION. One of 1,000 copies. SIGNED by Byrd. Bumping and wear to edges of darkened spine and to forecorners. Two small spots of staining to spine. Rubbing and toning to boards. Toning to leaves and text block. Sticker ghosts to f.e.p.s. VG.
  • Construcciones En Madera Y Oleos Joaquin Torres Garcia

    By Joacquin Torres-Garcia

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: Galeria Sur
    • Published: 1993
    (Montevideo, Uraguay). Small slim 8vo. Text in Spanish. A few minute soil marks to lower margin of front wrapper. Light creases to printed cardstock envelope, mild rubbing to edges; one and half inch scrape to lower edge of cut-out at front panel of envelope. Brigh copy. VG in wrappers in VG envelope.
  • The Olive Field

    By Ralph Bates

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED. Lacking d.j. Heavy staining to endpapers. Toning to leaves. Lean to spine, wear to head and tail. Some wear to fore-corners of boards. VG/--
  • The Book Of Cowboys

    By Holling C. Holling

    Our Price: $30.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: The Platt & Munk Co. Inc.
    4to. Toning to leaves. Some rubbing to spine ends and fore-corners of boards. Mild overall soiling with rubbing to d.j., edgewear with chips and creases, a little fading to spine. VG/G
  • Mateusz Sarello Swell

    By Mateusz Sarello

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Institytut Kultury Wizualnej
    8vo. 2nd edition. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, one of 300 copies. INSCRIBED in year of publication by Sarello. Some rubbing to blindstamped lettering at front board. VG.
  • Red Shadows

    By Robert E. Howard

    Our Price: $50.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Donald M. Grant
    • Published: 1978
    8vo. 1st edition with these illustrations. SIGNED by Jones. Some damp staining and slight foxing to text block. Minute wear to dust jacket. VG/VG.
  • objets de mon affection

    By Man Ray

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Published: 1968
    Slim 8vo. Text in French. Printed by Michel Belmont, Paris. Textblock detached. Over-opening with gentle creases to leaves radiating from binding thread at gutters. Light wear to edges of leaves, mild bumping to fore-corners. Numerous creases, a few scrapes to wrappers, rubbing to edges, wear to fore-corners. Good in wrappers.
  • Louis I Kahn

    By Louis I Kahn

    Our Price: $90.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Phaidon
    • Published: 2005
    (London). (2005). Thick 8vo. Hint of fading to edges of boards. Bright copy. VG/NF
  • Contes A Ma Fille

    By J. N. Bouilly

    Our Price: $50.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Chez Louis Janet, Libraire
    2 Volumes. Small 8vo. Full leather. Mixed later printings. Text in French. Illustrated. Toning, foxing to leaves. A few signatures detached. Dampstaining to upper fore-corners of leaves of volume one; previous owner's name and notes inked to verso of f.f.e.p. Wear to extremeties of both volumes, especially spine ends and fore-corners of boards. Front board of volume one appears to have been roughly and not quite firmly reattached at gutters via endpapers through 'Table' leaf. Small bookplate at front paste down of volume two. Fair. THE SET:
  • Milton Avery Paintings and Watercolors

    By Milton Avery

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: Waddington Galleries
    • Published: 1996
    Slim square 8vo. Some soiling to wrappers, VG in wrappers.
  • The Artless Word Mies van der Rohe on the Building Art

    By Mies van der Rohe

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: The MIT Press
    Small 4to. Light bumping to upper fore-corners of boards. Mild wear to edges of d.j. Bright copy. VG/VG.
  • Construcciones En Madera Y Oleos Joaquin Torres Garcia

    By Joaquin Torres-Garcia

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: Galeria Sur
    • Published: 1993
    (Montevideo, Uraguay). Small slim 8vo. Text in Spanish. Creasing with some rubbing, short tear to edges of printed cardstock envelope, one side of which is becoming unglued. Bright copy. NF in wrappers in VG envelope.
  • Tinguely 3.20-4.6 1963

    By Tinguely

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Minami Gallery
    • Published: 1963
    Slim square 8vo. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, one of 1000 copies. With Record in acetate pocket at front pastedown of front board. Accordian style binding with board as front panel, wrapper as rear panel. Text in Japanese. Some toning to panels, rubbing to folds, light bumping to upper fore corner of panels. Light wear to edges and bumping to corners of board. A little rubbing to record. VG.
  • Around The World In A Flash How Messages Are Sent Via Telephone , Telegraph, Radio And Telephone

    By Marie Neurath

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard
    Slim square 8vo. Light wera to spine ends and fore-corners of boards. Heavy chipping to price-clipped d.j., rubbing to extremeties. VG/Fair
  • The House Flags Of The Merchants Of New York 1800-1860

    By F. Gray Griswold

    Our Price: $75.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: F. Gray Griswold
    • Published: 1926
    Slim 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED. Toning to leaves. Light wear to spine ends; mild bumping to edges and fore-corners of boards. VG
  • Marchers of Valhalla

    By Robert E. Howard

    Our Price: $35.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Donald M. Grant
    • Published: 1977
    8vo. 1st edition with these illustrations. Some fading to edges of lightly rubbed boards. Slightest of toning to leaves. Minor bumping to spine ends and forecorners of dust jacket. VG/VG.
  • A . Martin Closing The Circle: Early And Late

    By Agnes Martin

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: PceWildenstein
    • Published: 2006
    Slim square 8vo. Four loose reproductions printed on translucent paper housed in wrappered folder. Mild soiling, gentle creases to folder. NF reproductions in VG folder.
  • The Glorious Koran A Bilingual Edition Withh English Translation

    By Marmaduke Pickthall

    Our Price: $90.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: State University Of New York Press
    • Published: 1976
    Thick 8vo. Later printing of bilingual edition. Text in English and Arabic. Ex-libris copy. Bookseller's ticket at front pastedown. Toning to leaves. Fading to integral ribbon pull. Toning, wear to extremeties with small chips to d.j. VG/VG.
  • The Tesios as I knew them

    By Federico Tesio

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: J. A. Allen & Co. Ltd.
    • Published: 1979
    (1979). 8vo. 1st edition. Mild toning to leaves, foxing to top edge of text block. Heavy fading to spine of price-clipped d.j. VG/VG.
  • Kull

    By Robert E.: Ned Dameron Howard

    Our Price: $45.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Donald M. Grant
    • Published: N.D.
    [West Kingston]. 8vo. 1st hardcover edition. Bumping to spine ends and upper forecorners with fading to upper edges and upper margins of boards. Very mild toning to leaves. Minor bumping to extremities of dust jacket. VG/VG.
  • Snohetta Works

    By Snohetta

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: Lars Muller Publishers
    4to. 1st edition. Cloth over flexible heavy cardstock. SIGNED by Dykers and Thurson. Previous owner's name inked and marked out from f.f.e.p. Some soiling to cloth. VG in wrappers.
  • Confessions of a Ex Doofus Itchy Footed Mutha

    By Melvin Van Peebles

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Wrappers
    • Publisher: Akashic Books
    (2009). 8vo. SIGNED by Van Peebles. Clean, bright copy. VG in wrappers.
  • With the Wild Animals of Bengal

    By Yusuf S. Ahmad

    Our Price: $40.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Privately Published
    (1981). 8vo. 1st edition. LIMITED EDITION. One of 2,000 copies. The writings and photographs of Yusuf S. Ahmad, retired Inspector General of Forests for Pakistan. Gentle toning to leaves throughout. Rippling to paste-down of rear board, as well as to exterior of boards near spine. Moderate shelfwear and rubbing to d.j., with 1' and 6' long vertical closed tears to spine. VG/VG.
  • (1973). 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED by the author. Gentle toning to leaves and over-opening throughout. Spine slightly shaken. Light shelfwear to boards, most notably at spine ends. Moderate toning to d.j. with chipping at fore-corners and spine ends. VG/VG.

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